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February 06, 2010

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Will Smith and Wife File Legal Paper to Avoid Plea Over Film Failure

February 06, 2010 08:02:59 GMT

Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith have filed legal papers in Los Angeles in an effort to avoid a cash plea from a former business partner. The Smiths claim the man who financed a movie Jada wrote and starred in is threatening to sue them over what he claims was a "guaranteed" return for his investment - and they're not to blame for the failure of the film, called "The Human Contract".
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Christian Slater Is Tracking Missing People in 'The Forgotten'

February 06, 2010 07:55:44 GMT

Actor Christian Slater's new TV show is helping Americans track down missing relatives. The "True Romance" star plays people tracker Alex Donovan in "The Forgotten" and admits the show has had a big impact on viewers.
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Oasis to Return on Stage With New Name

February 06, 2010 07:53:35 GMT

Oasis rocker Liam Gallagher has confirmed he has ditched the band's name, following the departure of his brother Noel Gallagher. Noel walked away from the group during their European tour in 2009, following a series of bust-ups with his sibling.
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Jermaine Jackson Upset With How Police Investigate Michael's Murder

February 06, 2010 07:53:28 GMT

Jermaine Jackson has accused Los Angeles authorities of messing up his brother's murder investigation and causing the family a great deal of heartache. The singer claims an expected involuntary manslaughter charge against the King of Pop's physician, Dr. Conrad Murray, has come too late - and isn't enough.
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Jessica Biel Is The A-Team's Chief Nemesis

February 06, 2010 07:52:59 GMT

Billed to play Lt. Sosa, Jessica Biel is the only woman cast among the lead actors in "The A-Team". While she has a small portion in the first trailer for the film, director Joe Carnahan recently sat down with MTV to talk about her character, who will bring a threat to the four United States soldiers.
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Serena Williams Wants Kids But Is Forgetful

February 06, 2010 07:49:11 GMT

Tennis superstar Serena Williams is desperate to start a family with her rapper/actor boyfriend Common - but fears she is too forgetful to be a responsible mother. The sporting ace began dating Common last year and confesses she's starting to feel broody. But Williams is putting the idea on hold after accidentally leaving her pet pooch behind after a training session on the tennis courts.
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Kate Walsh Wins Legal Battle Against Estranged Husband

February 06, 2010 07:45:43 GMT

Actress Kate Walsh is celebrating after a Los Angeles judge denied her estranged husband Alex Young the right to spousal support in their ongoing divorce battle. The "Private Practice" star has been locked in a war of words with Young since separating from him in 2008 and ending their 14-month marriage.
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Ne-Yo: Lindsay Lohan Has Lack of Commitment to Finish New Album

February 06, 2010 07:36:23 GMT

Ne-Yo has cast doubt on Lindsay Lohan's pop return after the actress/singer abandoned plans to record more songs with the R&B hitmaker. The "Miss Independent" singer worked with Lohan in 2008 on her single "Bossy" and made arrangements to head back into the studio to record more music together for her forthcoming third album.
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Jack White to Go Country With Dolly Parton

February 06, 2010 07:34:41 GMT

The White Stripes star Jack White is set to give another country music icon a cool career boost - he's in talks to produce Dolly Parton's next record. The rocker, who previously produced Loretta Lynn's acclaimed 2004 album "Van Lear Rose", has reportedly approached Parton with a view to working with the "I Will Always Love You" hitmaker on her next release.
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Jon Gosselin Allows TLC to Film His Kids Again

February 06, 2010 07:32:19 GMT

Although he previously claimed that his children were the reason he stopped "Jon & Kate Plus 8", Jon Gosselin is willing to put them back on screen. Rumor has it, the father of twins and sextuplet will allow TLC to film his children if the cable drops its lawsuit against him.
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Madonna Held Impromptu Dance Audition

February 06, 2010 07:14:58 GMT

Madonna whipped partygoers in New York into a frenzy on Wednesday night, February 3 when she held impromptu auditions for dancers at a Manhattan nightclub. The pop superstar spent an evening at hot spot SL scouting the crowd for potential dancers for her next tour, and she quickly drew a crowd of 30 wannabes, all eager to show off their moves.
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Anne Hathaway Quits Catholicism to Support Gay Brother

February 06, 2010 07:08:55 GMT

Anne Hathaway's entire family denounced Catholicism after her elder brother Michael 'came out' as gay. The Andrea Sachs of "The Devil Wears Prada" star was a member of the Catholic Church growing up in New Jersey, but the actress and her parents, Gerald and Kate, as well as her younger sibling Thomas decided to leave the faith to support Michael after he revealed his sexuality.
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Carrie Underwood Set to Sing at 2010 CMA Awards

February 06, 2010 07:05:28 GMT

Carrie Underwood is the first musical act confirmed for the 45th Annual Country Music Awards. Announcing the news is the "American Idol" singer herself by calling a 15-year-old fan named Riley Ahlstrand who lives in Brentwood, Tennessee.
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Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer Too Busy to Plan Marriage

February 06, 2010 06:51:25 GMT

Anna Paquin and her fiance Stephen Moyer are so busy working on their hit TV show "True Blood" they haven't had time to plan their wedding. The couple, who plays onscreen lovers in the vampire series, found real romance on set and announced their engagement in summer 2009.
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'Percy Jackson and the Olympians' Drops Several New Clips

February 06, 2010 06:39:18 GMT

Several new clips from "Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief" have come out. Sharing a lot of new scenes from different parts of the film, the new snippets give preview to Percy Jackson as an ordinary student who comes to find out that he in the son of a god in addition to following his dangerous journey to take back the lightning bolt.
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'Smallville' 9.12 Preview: Look Who's Back

February 06, 2010 06:31:19 GMT

To keep things hype after the two-hour television event this week, "Smallville" will bring back Serinda Swan to reprise her role as magician Zatanna in next week's episode. Clark meets Zatanna at a comic book convention, where she tells him her father charmed a copy of the comic book "Warrior Angel" and it holds magical powers.
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Emily Blunt Doesn't Feel Guilty for Snubbing Indie Movies

February 06, 2010 06:27:33 GMT

British actress Emily Blunt has defended her decision to swap independent movies for big budget blockbusters - insisting she doesn't need to "atone" for her career choices. After a supporting role in hit fashion film "The Devil Wears Prada", Blunt has made her name with a string of smaller films, including "The Young Victoria", "Sunshine Cleaning" and "The Great Buck Howard".
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Alicia Keys to Film 'Put It in a Love Song' Video With Beyonce Knowles

February 06, 2010 06:16:24 GMT

Alicia Keys will be flying to Brazil Tuesday, February 9. The singer visits the country to shoot a music video for her latest single "Put It in a Love Song" with her collaborator Beyonce Knowles who is currently staying in the country for her "I Am..." world tour.
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Mary J. Blige Inspired by Mariah Carey's Acting in 'Precious'

February 06, 2010 06:11:35 GMT

Mary J. Blige has been inspired to pursue more acting roles after she saw Mariah Carey's "incredible" performance in "Precious: Based on the Novel PUSH by Sapphire". The soul singer is preparing to portray jazz legend Nina Simone in an upcoming biopic, "Untitled Nina Simone Project", and insists she was motivated to act after watching glamorous Carey morph into a homely social worker for 2009's "Precious: Based on the Novel PUSH by Sapphire".
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Excluded From 'Valentine's Day' Posters, Shirley MacLain Gets Steamed-Up

February 06, 2010 06:02:05 GMT

Veteran actress Shirley MacLaine has blasted movie marketing bosses for failing to include her in promotional posters for new film "Valentine's Day". Early prints of flyers for the movie featured a series of pictures of the cast - but MacLaine and her co-star Hector Elizondo were not included.
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Sheryl Crow to Show Comedy Chops on 'Cougar Town'

February 06, 2010 06:01:59 GMT

Sheryl Crow will not only arrive on "Cougar Town" as a one-time guest but a heavily recurring one. Sources have confirmed to some media outlets that the Grammy-winning singer has secured a slot in the ABC half-hour comedy as a major character.
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Miley Cyrus Confirmed to Perform at Rock Festival

February 06, 2010 04:54:40 GMT

Miley Cyrus has been added to the line-up of Rock in Rio Madrid 2010 festival. The "Hannah Montana" star is confirmed to make live performances on June 6, a family day the organizers have set with thousands of children expected to come.
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Lindsay Lohan Gets Into Public Fight With Samantha Ronson

February 06, 2010 04:52:02 GMT

Lindsay Lohan was allegedly involved in a vicious public argument with her ex-girlfriend Samantha Ronson at a bar in Los Angeles on Wednesday night, February 3, which ended with the actress throwing a drink over her former lover. The on/off couple ended their turbulent romance for good in 2009 following a series of spats.
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Colin Farrell's 'Ondine' Welcomes First Trailer

February 06, 2010 04:43:48 GMT

Ireland.com has posted the first trailer for "Ondine". Opened with a preview to how a fisherman and his daughter get closer to Ondine after he caught her in his net, the video then shares the intense part as he starts to doubt the woman's origin.
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P. Diddy: Wyclef Jean Should Run for President of Haiti

February 06, 2010 04:43:00 GMT

Rap mogul P. Diddy called on pal Wyclef Jean to consider a run for President of Haiti during Friday night's, January 5 SOS Save OurSelves - Help For Haiti telethon. The former The Fugees star kicked the Miami, Florida benefit off with a musical tribute to his homeland and later teamed up with Akon for one of the night's performance highlights, but Diddy, who was one of the event's hosts, paid tribute to the singer's tireless efforts to help the Haitian survivors of the January 12 earthquake, which ravaged the nation.
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Pics: Justin Timberlake Handed Harvard's 'Man of the Year' Pot

February 06, 2010 04:22:28 GMT

The Hasty Pudding "Man of the Year" ceremony honoring Justin Timberlake has taken place at Harvard University's New College Theater on Friday, February 5. The singer, wearing all-gray suit with matching fedora, received the pudding pot from America's oldest undergraduate drama troupe.
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SOS Help for Haiti: Justin Bieber and Ludacris Team Up for 'Baby'

February 06, 2010 04:18:45 GMT

In addition to picking up phone calls from the generous people, Justin Bieber also makes a live performance. The young pop star rocks the stage of Miami's American Airlines Arena on February 5 with his three hit singles; "One Less Lonely Girl", "Baby" and "Never Let You Go".
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Charlie Sheen Has His Car Stolen and Crashed

February 06, 2010 04:11:23 GMT

Charlie Sheen received an unwelcome wake-up call in the early hours of Friday morning, February 5 - he was told his car had been stolen, shortly before the vehicle was found at the foot of a cliff. The actor alerted authorities after a security company linked to his sports utility vehicle (SUV) reported the car had been taken from outside his home in Los Angeles, leading to a police search.
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Taylor Lautner Is Stretch Armstrong

February 06, 2010 03:56:29 GMT

Taylor Lautner continues making money by landing a new job. After being tapped to star in Paramount Pictures' "Max Steel", the 17-year-old actor has signed deal with Universal Pictures to play in "Stretch Armstrong", a movie adaptation of Hasbro toy of the same name, the studio's Chairman Adam Fogelson and Co-Chairman Donna Langley confirmed to Deadline Hollywood.
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SOS Help for Haiti: Chris Brown Urges Fans to Donate During His Set

February 06, 2010 03:46:38 GMT

More and more performers show their support for the February 5 benefit concert at the Miami's American Airlines Arena and Chris Brown is one of them. Wearing dark-colored outfit, the R&B performer starts his set with his ballad track "Crawl".
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30 Seconds to Mars' Event Dropped Due to Bomb Scare

February 06, 2010 03:45:44 GMT

Rockers 30 Seconds to Mars called off a screening of their documentary in Los Angeles on Thursday night, February 4 following a bomb scare. The band, fronted by Jared Leto, was due to show the film to fans at The Hive venue in West Hollywood, but the event was scrapped and the building evacuated after a man rushed the stage and dropped a suspicious looking package at the singer's feet.
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Chris Meloni to Quit 'Law and Order: SVU' After 12 Years

February 06, 2010 03:30:17 GMT

There's a word in the air that Christopher Meloni is leaving "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" after more than a decade playing Detective Elliot Stabler. An Australian paper, Courier-Mail reported that Meloni will take his final bow in the 12th season which production begins later this year and which episodes will run through Spring 2011.
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Amanda Bynes Not Dating Drake

February 06, 2010 03:28:43 GMT

Amanda Bynes has laughed off reports her new mystery boyfriend is Drake, insisting she's never even met the Canadian rapper. The "Hairspray" star has been regularly updating her Twitter.com page to give hints about a new man in her life, and she prompted speculation of a romance with Drake with one message which revealed her lover failed to win at the Grammy Awards on January 31.
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Kristen Stewart Might Cost Court Worker His Job

February 06, 2010 03:08:57 GMT

Kristen Stewart's generosity with fans has backfired on her - a court worker faces losing his job after the "Twilight" actress posed for a photo with him while on jury duty. The 19-year-old actress was in Los Angeles Superior Court earlier this week to serve jury duty and was happy to join a security guard and his pal for an impromptu snap.
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Joe Jonas Replaced by Cody Longo on 'Brothers and Sisters'

February 06, 2010 03:02:14 GMT

Joe Jonas is no longer attached to "Brothers & Sisters". The Jonas Brothers member who is slated to make his first guest TV appearance in the drama backed out due to scheduling conflict. He was initially tapped to play the younger version of Balthazar Getty's character, Tommy Walker.
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SOS Help for Haiti: Keri Hilson, Robin Thicke and Other Performances

February 06, 2010 03:00:37 GMT

The American Airlines Arena in Miami has been packed with concertgoers on February 5. The likes of Keri Hilson and Robin Thicke come onto the stage to sing their songs for the cause which is part of the "Hope for Haiti Now" effort which has been kicked off earlier in January.
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Anne Hathaway Rejected Alice Role in 'Alice in Wonderland'

February 06, 2010 02:50:50 GMT

Anne Hathaway turned down the title role in Tim Burton's new "Alice in Wonderland" movie - because she was fed up with playing a "pretty girl in a fairy dress." The actress was asked to star as Alice in the upcoming fantasy film but opted instead to play the White Queen - because she had previously played a pretty protagonist in "The Princess Diaries" movies which launched her career.
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'Daredevil' Reboot Coming, David Scarpa Hired as Scribe

February 06, 2010 02:47:43 GMT

Another superhero film is going to get a new reboot treatment. Los Angeles Times reported that The Fox-affiliated production company New Regency, which produced 2003 "Daredevil, The Movie", has picked up a new project which is headlined by the blind character.
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Jamie Lynn Spears Leaves Baby Daddy for Older Man

February 06, 2010 02:33:45 GMT

Despite parenting a 19-month-old daughter together, Jamie Lynn Spears and Casey Aldridge decide to go different path. The younger sister of Britney Spears who conceived Casey's baby without marriage, has split from him according to Us Magazine.
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Michael Jackson's Doctor Explains Why He Backed Out From Surrending to Police

February 06, 2010 02:13:59 GMT

Police officials have urged Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray not to surrender to them on Friday, February 5 over fears his plans would cause havoc in heavy rain, according to his lawyer. The medic was planning to turn himself in to prosecutors amid reports he is to be charged with involuntary manslaughter relating to the death of Jackson last year in June 2009.
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Kevin Rudolf's 'I Made It' Music Video Feat. Lil Wayne

February 06, 2010 02:11:12 GMT

Kevin Rudolf is tracing back history in a music video for his latest single "I Made It". Joined by his featured guests Lil Wayne, Birdman and Jay Sean, the "Let It Rock" hitmaker shows fans their journey from zero to hero.