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March 08, 2010

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Mo'Nique Blasts Reporters for Harsh Critics

March 08, 2010 10:02:34 GMT

Mo'Nique took aim at stuck-up movie reporters who urged Oscar voters to "teach Mo'Nique a lesson" and snub her backstage at the Oscars in Los Angeles on Sunday night, March 7. Minutes after winning gold for her role in "Precious: Based on the Novel PUSH by Sapphire", the pre-show Best Supporting Actress award favorite came face to face with some of her harshest critics, who bashed her for not attending certain minor awards shows and festivals in 2009.
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Sandra Bullock to Put Her Razzie and Oscar Prizes Side by Side

March 08, 2010 09:51:15 GMT

Sandra Bullock plans to display her Oscar and Golden Raspberry trophies side by side - to remind her of the highs and lows of the movie industry. The fun-loving actress attended the Razzies on Saturday night, March 6 to collect her Worst Actress dishonor for her role in "All About Steve" and then bounced back on Sunday, March 7 to claim gold at the Academy Awards, where she was named Best Actress for "The Blind Side".
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Barbara Walters Regrets Asking Ricky Martin's Sexuality

March 08, 2010 09:48:36 GMT

Veteran broadcaster Barbara Walters regrets trying to force Ricky Martin to open up about his sexuality in a 2000 interview, because the question may have ended his career. Walters sat down with the "Livin' La Vida Loca" hitmaker at the height of his career and demanded to know if he is gay - and now admits it is the one interview she regrets in her lengthy career.
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Mo'Nique's Oscars Gown Dedicated to Hattie McDaniel

March 08, 2010 09:29:39 GMT

Oscar winner Mo'Nique had a very special reason for wearing a blue gown to the Academy Awards on Sunday night, March 7- actress Hattie McDaniel wore the same-colored dress to the 1940 event, when she became the first African-American to win gold.
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Amanda Seyfried Confirms to Be Catherine Hardwicke's 'Red Riding Hood'

March 08, 2010 09:26:23 GMT

Amanda Seyfried is on board to star in upcoming Catherine Hardwicke-directed movie, "The Girl with the Red Riding Hood". After rumored to be on the short list of the potential leading lady, the 24-year-old has confirmed she will tackle the part when she was interviewed by Ryan Seacrest on the red carpet of the 82nd Annual Academy Awards on Sunday, March 7.
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Justin Timberlake and Prince Up for Michael Jackson Tribute Show

March 08, 2010 09:17:26 GMT

Recent report suggested that Justin Timberlake and Prince have been booked to perform at a tribute show dedicated for Michael Jackson. The upcoming gig reportedly is initiated by Jermaine Jackson and will include Santana on the performers line-up.
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Ellie Goulding Lands No. 1 in U.K Album Chart

March 08, 2010 09:13:21 GMT

Lady GaGa has been dethroned by her new protege Ellie Goulding, who rocketed to the top of the U.K. album charts with her debut album, "Lights". The 23-year-old singer/songwriter met GaGa at the U.K.'s BRIT Awards in February, where the "Poker Face" singer passed on a few wise words.
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Jimmy Kimmel Debuts 'Handsome Men's Club' Skit

March 08, 2010 09:13:09 GMT

On his show after the airing of 82nd Annual Academy Awards, Jimmy Kimmel debuts his latest skit that will follow the legendary "I'm F**king Ben Affleck" and "I'm F**king Matt Damon". Titled "Handsome Men's Club", the new skit presents Jimmy as the president of a club full of good looking celebrities.
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Tom Cruise NOT Involved in Motorcycle Crash

March 08, 2010 08:43:49 GMT

Reports mentioning Tom Cruise was involved in a motorcycle crash turned out to be another fake story. Cruise's publicist Amanda Lundberg told E! Online that the news, which claimed the actor needed a medical care after being injured in the incident, is "not true at all". She further added that the rumored collision is "totally false".
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Daniel Radcliffe Treated in New York for Food Poisoning

March 08, 2010 08:34:11 GMT

Daniel Radcliffe has reportedly caught a stomach illness during his way to New York. According to The Sun, the "Harry Potter" star was hospitalized for two days and was treated for dehydration as he suffered food poisoning.
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Confirmed: 'Fringe' Gets Season 3

March 08, 2010 08:20:16 GMT

"Fringe" will be back for another season despite not being stellar in rating. FOX has ordered a third season of the sci-fi series created by J.J. Abrams and Alex Kurtzman although the number of episodes is not disclosed.
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Jonas Brothers and Demi Lovato Rocking Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

March 08, 2010 08:20:07 GMT

Kevin Jonas, Joe Jonas and Nick Jonas put on cowboy hats and performed at this year's Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. The Jonas Brothers trio got Demi Lovato, who was dressed in black top and ripped pants with matching color, as their special guest for the March 7 gig.
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Jimmy Kimmel Sleeps With Ben Affleck for After Oscars Special

March 08, 2010 08:00:31 GMT

ABC, as the official network that airs the 2010 Oscars, slips in a promotion of "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" during the ceremony's break. In the ad, Jimmy Kimmel wakes up between Ben Affleck and his wife Jennifer Garner. The narrator then says, "Everyone wants to go to bed with Jimmy."
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Simon Cowell Opens Up About Hateful Time During Boarding School

March 08, 2010 07:57:46 GMT

Music mogul Simon Cowell was furious with his parents after they sent him to boarding school as a teen, writing angry letters to reprimand them for "getting rid" of their son. The talent spotter was just 14 when his parents, Eric and Julie, enrolled him at Dover College in Kent, England, where he studied and lived with his fellow pupils.
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Fear for Husband's Death, Sharon Osbourne Enjoys Every Moment With Him

March 08, 2010 07:47:57 GMT

Sharon Osbourne wants to make the most of her time with husband Ozzy Osbourne while he's alive because she dreads the day he dies. The rock matriarch was left shaken after the Black Sabbath's frontman narrowly escaped death when he was involved in a quad bike accident in 2003 and now she lives in fear of what life would be like without her husband of 27 years.
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Robert Pattinson Makes Family Dejected Over Dog Comment

March 08, 2010 07:34:00 GMT

Robert Pattinson is in big trouble with his family after recently naming his late pet dog as "the most important person in my life" in an interview. The "Twilight" star left family members and friends stunned when he didn't hesitate to name his pooch as the one person that meant the most to him.
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2010 Oscars: Winners Speak of Victory in Press Room

March 08, 2010 07:32:59 GMT

Winners of this year's Academy Awards beamed when asked by reporters of their recent victory. Sandra Bullock who took home Best Actress for her role in "The Blind Side" said she didn't expect to get up on the stage and collect a prize. She said, "No, as I said up on that stage, I questioned did I win it or just wore everyone down?"
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New 'Iron Man 2' Trailer Comes Out

March 08, 2010 07:31:37 GMT

As it has been expected, Paramount Pictures has released the new full-length trailer for "Iron Man 2" after the 82nd Annual Academy Awards is wrapped. Bringing a lot of new footage, this snippet features Scarlett Johansson as Natasha Romanoff instead of her alter ego Black Widow who has been seen in the first trailer.
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Forest Whitaker Not Snubbing Louis Armstrong's Marijuana Love in Biopic

March 08, 2010 07:19:38 GMT

Forest Whitaker is sure to shock fans of jazz crooner Louis Armstrong by focusing on "Satchmo" 's love of marijuana in his next movie. The "Crying Game" star will star as Armstrong and direct the biopic in 2011, and he insists he won't be shying away from the most controversial aspects of the "We Have All the Time in the World" singer's life.
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Official, Lady GaGa's 'Telephone' Video to Premiere on March 11

March 08, 2010 07:06:03 GMT

After getting pushed back twice, "Telephone" music video from Lady GaGa finally gets an official premiere date. The Jonas Akerlund-directed video is announced to arrive this coming Thursday, March 11 at 11:30 P.M. ET on E! News.
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Anna Kendrick Shares Her Oscars Dress Crisis

March 08, 2010 06:57:40 GMT

"Up in the Air" star Anna Kendrick suffered a last-minute wardrobe woe days before her big night at the Oscars - the gown that was made specially for her was a disaster. The Best Supporting Actress nominee thought she had found the perfect dress but when it arrived, she realized she needed to find a quick replacement.
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'The Vampire Diaries' Panel at 2010 Paley Fest

March 08, 2010 06:51:38 GMT

The cast of "The Vampire Diaries" attended the 2010 Paley Festival on Saturday, March 6 accompanied by series' producers Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec. During their panel, the team answered some questions from fans as well as press, and presented a preview to the upcoming episode "A Few Good Men".
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Zac Efron Stunned to See Sam Worthington at Oscars

March 08, 2010 06:44:58 GMT

"High School Musical" star Zac Efron turned awestruck fan on the red carpet at the Oscars on Sunday, March 7 after bumping into "Avatar" 's Sam Worthington. The young actor couldn't resist cooing about the sci-fi movie on live TV after meeting the Aussie for the first time.
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New 'Tron Legacy' Bootleg Trailer Found

March 08, 2010 06:36:59 GMT

The new trailer for "Tron Legacy" which is attached to "Alice in Wonderland" screenings has made its way out online. Though the picture is blurry, this leaked snippet still manages to feature clear dialog from the characters.
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Brad Paisley Recovers After Falling From Stage

March 08, 2010 06:36:26 GMT

Country music star Brad Paisley is recovering after falling from the stage during a concert in South Carolina. The "Celebrity" singer was performing at a gig on Saturday night, March 6 when he stumbled, tripped and fell while performing at the end of his set at the Charleston Coliseum, and was taken to a nearby hospital.
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Artist of the Week: Gorillaz

March 08, 2010 06:34:50 GMT

As a follow-up to their two previous albums which went platinum, Gorillaz are gearing up to release "Plastic Beach". This virtual band are going to release their new album in the United States on March 9.
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James Cameron: 'Star Wars' Made Me Quit From My Trucking Job

March 08, 2010 06:24:22 GMT

Oscar-nominated moviemaker James Cameron was so impressed by "Star Wars" he quit his job as a trucker to become a director. The "Avatar" filmmaker admits the George Lucas sci-fi epic inspired him to do more with the movie images he had in his head than simply talk about them.
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Queen Latifah Fired After Toilet Tantrum

March 08, 2010 06:12:08 GMT

Queen Latifah was fired from the New Jersey Burger King where she worked as her career took off after losing her temper during a toilet tantrum. The rapper-turned actress and singer lost her cool in front of the assistant manager after a night spent cleaning out the fast food diner's restrooms.
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Michael Douglas Credits Director's Nasty Criticism in 'Wall Street'

March 08, 2010 06:04:28 GMT

Michael Douglas has tough guy director Oliver Stone to thank for his iconic role as banker Gordon Gekko in "Wall Street" - he played the character hard and angry after the moviemaker chastised him for his lack of acting experience. The actor admits he was furious with Stone after the filmmaker confronted him in his trailer on the set of the 1987 movie and blasted his initial poor performance.
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Full Winners List of 2010 Oscars

March 08, 2010 05:31:12 GMT

The 82nd Annual Academy Awards has just been wrapped and "The Hurt Locker" comes home victorious that night with six kudos, more than other movies. The drama has successfully beaten out strong competitors such as "Avatar", "Up in the Air", "Inglourious Basterds" as well as "Up" to get the title of Best Motion Picture of the Year.
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2010 Oscars: Farrah Fawcett Excluded From 'In Memoriam'

March 08, 2010 05:21:21 GMT

The Academy is facing criticism for singling out Farrah Fawcett from the "In Memoriam" tribute. The actress, who had a long battle with cancer and eventually succumbed to the disease on June 25 last year, was excluded from the Oscars montage along with Bea Arthur.
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2010 Oscars: Jeff Bridges and Sandra Bullock Sweep Top Honors

March 08, 2010 05:09:39 GMT

As the March 7 ceremony of the 82nd Annual Academy Awards comes closer to its end, top honors are revealed one by one. And, it starts when the likes of Michelle Pfeiffer, Vera Farmiga, Julianne Moore, Tim Robbins, and Colin Farrell appearing before the attendees.
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2010 Oscars: 'The Hurt Locker' Continues Its Domination, Winning Best Editing

March 08, 2010 04:57:28 GMT

It seems that "The Hurt Locker" and "Avatar" are running to be the biggest winner at the 82nd Annual Academy Awards. After the James Cameron-directed sci-fi collects equal number of kudos to the Iraq war film with its third win for Best Visual Effects, the Kathryn Bigelow-directed movie wins its fourth award, making it lead the pack of winners so far.
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Simon Cowell Counters Sting's Singing Contests Comment

March 08, 2010 04:47:00 GMT

Simon Cowell has hit back at "idiot" Sting for dismissing the music mogul's reality singing contests as "televised karaoke". The former The Police's frontman blasted Cowell in 2009, claiming the talent spotter was exploiting talentless wannabes, who are then "humiliated" in a bid to boost television ratings on shows like "American Idol" and "The X Factor".
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2010 Oscars: 'Avatar' Grabs Best Visual Effects

March 08, 2010 04:30:14 GMT

Right after Michael Giacchino, who works the anthem of "Up", exits the stage after collecting his award for Best Original Score, Gerard Butler and Bradley Cooper appear in front of the audience. They present Best Visual Effect trophy to the crew of "Avatar"; Joe Letteri, Stephen Rosenbaum, Richard Baneham and Andrew R. Jones.
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2010 Oscars: Taylor Lautner and Kristen Stewart Pay Homage to Horrors

March 08, 2010 04:28:11 GMT

Taylor Lautner and Kristen Stewart teamed up to introduce a homage to horror films which are often excluded from prestigious awards, even the Oscars. This special clip is made to serve Oscars producers Adam Shankman and Bill Mechanic's mission to celebrate the year in movies.
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2010 Oscars: 'Avatar' and 'Up' Nab Another Gong

March 08, 2010 04:19:39 GMT

The 82nd Annual Academy Awards is still running at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles and more movies add statuettes to their respective shelves. "Avatar" and "Up", which have already got their first wins for Best Art Direction category and Best Animated Film category respectively, add one gong each.
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2010 Oscars: 'Hurt Locker' Scoops Best Sound Editing and Mixing

March 08, 2010 03:56:04 GMT

After a tribute to horror films which are introduced by Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner, "High School Musical" actor Zac Efron unveils the winner for Best Sound Editing. He announces it along with the "Twilight" star Anna Kendrick.
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2010 Oscars: Neil Patrick Harris Opened With Musical Number

March 08, 2010 03:54:28 GMT

Neil Patrick Harris not only surprised 82nd Annual Academy Awards viewers with his appearance, but also took the prestigious event by storm. His musical number was an unannounced feature at the Sunday, March 7 gala which was held at the Kodak Theater, Hollywood.
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2010 Oscars: 'Avatar' and 'Young Victoria' Take One Prize Each

March 08, 2010 03:36:08 GMT

Receiving multiple nominations, "Avatar" has already taken one prize at the 82nd Annual Academy Awards. The James Cameron-directed sci-fi gets its first kudo that night for Best Achievement in Art Direction category, presenting the award to art directors Rick Carter and Robert Stromberg as well as set director Kim Sinclair.
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2010 Oscars: 'Precious' Shows Its Early Domination by Winning Two Gongs

March 08, 2010 03:17:27 GMT

The 82nd Annual Academy Awards is still on-going at the Kodak Theater and more winners are announced. Teaming up with Rachel McAdams, Jake Gyllenhaal reveals on-stage that Geoffrey Fletcher, the writer of "Precious: Based on the Novel PUSH by Sapphire", receives Best Adapted Screenplay prize.
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2010 Oscars: 'Star Trek' Wins Best Achievement in Makeup

March 08, 2010 03:05:26 GMT

The 82nd Annual Academy Awards continues handing out its statuettes and "Star Trek" gets the honor to take one of them. This sci-fi is presented with Best Achievement in Makeup kudo, thanks to Barney Burman, Mindy Hall and Joel Harlo. Presenting the award is Ben Stiller who dressed as a Na'vi although "Avatar" was not nominated for the category.
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Helena Bonham Carter Receives Newspaper's Apology

March 08, 2010 03:01:38 GMT

Helena Bonham Carter has received an official apology from a U.K. newspaper for making "unfounded" comments about her home set-up with partner Tim Burton. In an article published in The Independent on February 27 titled "One big happy family three separate houses", writer Amy Jenkins claimed the "Planet of the Apes" actress lived in a separate house next door to longterm partner Burton.
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Sparklehorse's Mark Linkous Took His Own Life

March 08, 2010 02:48:08 GMT

Sparklehorse's singer-songwriter Mark Linkous has committed suicide, according to the star's family. The U.S. musician, who is thought to have been aged in his 40s, died on Saturday, March 6. No details about Linkous' death have been released, but his relatives have issued a statement claiming he took his own life.
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'Alice in Wonderland' Sits Atop Box Office, Already Making Record

March 08, 2010 02:40:23 GMT

Following "Avatar" long-term reign at North American Box Office, "Alice in Wonderland" has created new strong competition at the chart. Not only has it nabbed the champion title, this Tim Burton-directed movie has named itself the highest weekend grosser ever for a spring release with $116.1 million revenue.
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2010 Oscars: 'Hurt Locker' and 'Crazy Heart' Added to Early Winners List

March 08, 2010 02:39:00 GMT

Following "Up" and Christoph Waltz's victory, two more winners have been announced during the Sunday live ceremony of 2010 Academy Awards at the Kodak Theater. It is now "Crazy Heart" and "The Hurt Locker" 's turn to walk home with a coveted prize each.
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2010 Oscars: 'Up' Takes the Early Award

March 08, 2010 02:21:55 GMT

The 82nd Annual Academy Awards has just been kicked off on Sunday, March 7 at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles and "Up" has soared high at the ceremony. This Pixar film is named Best Animated Feature Film, taking the prize which is presented by Cameron Diaz and Steve Carell.
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82nd Annual Academy Awards Red Carpet in Pics

March 08, 2010 01:59:59 GMT

Kristen Stewart arrives on the red carpet of the 82nd Annual Academy Awards on Sunday, March 7 solo. The "Twilight" star wears all black long dress and slicks back her long hair to give a smoky but clean look. Shortly before she came, co-star Taylor Lautner had stolen the attention with his sharp tux combined with bow tie. These two young stars will present an award together later.
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Sandra Bullock Is Big 'Winner' at 2010 Razzie Awards

March 08, 2010 01:45:02 GMT

Sandra Bullock was shamed as Worst Actress at the 2010 Golden Raspberry Awards on Saturday, March 6 - just a day before she's tipped to pick up an Oscar. Bullock picked up the spoof movie trophy for her part in "All About Steve", which she also co-produced, even though she is one of the favorites to win an Academy Award at Sunday night's, March 7 Oscars ceremony for her role in "The Blind Side".