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April 05, 2010

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Exclusive Interview: Jason Castro on New Album and Favorite Contestant in 'American Idol'

April 05, 2010 10:04:50 GMT

Jason Castro has a new album coming out in the United States on April 13. In an exclusive interview with AceShowbiz, the "American Idol" alum explained how his experience in the popular singing competition helped him work on the record.
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Muse Set to Receive Nordoff-Robbins Silver Clef Award

April 05, 2010 10:03:47 GMT

British rockers Muse are to accept the 2010 Nordoff-Robbins Silver Clef award - despite turning the prize down in 2009. The "Supermassive Black Hole" hitmakers received a 2009 nomination for the honor, for musicians who raise money for charity, but rejected it, insisting they didn't deserve the title.
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Geri Halliwell Has Longest Relationship With Current Beau

April 05, 2010 09:59:59 GMT

Geri Halliwell has opened up about boyfriend Henry Beckwith, insisting her relationship with the aristocrat is the longest romance she's maintained since finding fame with the Spice Girls. The pop star began dating Beckwith, the British heir to a multi-million dollar fortune, in 2009 and admits she's surprised they're still going strong - because she has always struggled to make her relationships last.
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Police Called at N-Dubz's Show Following Their Paint-Ball Firing

April 05, 2010 09:55:24 GMT

Police were called to an N-Dubz show on Saturday, April 3 over reports the U.K. hip-hop stars fired toy paint ball guns at fans. N-Dubz rappers Fazer and Dappy infuriated concert goers after shooting green paint pellets at youngsters lining up for the gig at the O2 Academy in Newcastle, England.
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Steven Tyler Marks His Comeback Appearance By Singing at Baseball Opener

April 05, 2010 09:52:40 GMT

Aerosmith rocker Steven Tyler made his official return to public life on Sunday night, April 4 when he sang "God Bless America" at the Boston Red Sox home baseball opener against the New York Yankees. The hometown hero was joined by his daughter Chelsea as he belted out the anthem during the game's seventh inning stretch.
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'A Nightmare on Elm Street' Has New Trailer and TV Spot

April 05, 2010 09:47:02 GMT

Warner Bros. Pictures has given new previews to "A Nightmare on Elm Street" by debuting a fresh trailer as well as TV spot. The full-length trailer which reportedly comes out before "Clash of the Titans" screenings has now been leaked online and the first half of the video is similar to the scenes included in the previously released trailer in which Kellan Lutz's Dean is seen at an eatery.
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Elton John Wrapped Mayan-Ruin Concert

April 05, 2010 09:28:03 GMT

Elton John played to a crowd of 6,000 fans at the ancient site of Chichen Itza in Mexico on Saturday, April 3, just days after three workers were injured in a stage collapse at the venue. The "Rocket Man" hitmaker performed a 90-minute set at the Mayan Temple of Kukulkan following an accident on Wednesday, March 31 which resulted in the hospitalization of one stagehand, who sustained serious leg injuries.
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Gwyneth Paltrow Shares Her Mean Side

April 05, 2010 09:18:34 GMT

Gwyneth Paltrow has shaken off her reputation as Hollywood's sweetheart, insisting she has a mean side and "can definitely harbor revenge". The "Shakespeare in Love" star, who doles out advice on topics like friendship in her Goop lifestyle newsletters, admits she is capable of shutting people out of her life and sometimes partakes in gossip.
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Screenwriter Excited to Have Collaboration With Brad Bird for 'MI 4'

April 05, 2010 09:11:27 GMT

Brad Bird has been reported on the run to be the helmer for "Mission: Impossible IV". Though the deal has not been sealed yet, Josh Applebaum has expressed his interest to work together with the acclaimed animated movie director. "It would be the most incredible thing ever," the scribe said as quoted by 411mania on the possibility of Brad taking on the directing duty.
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Rep: Anna Friel Not Romancing Joseph Cross

April 05, 2010 09:10:33 GMT

A rep for Anna Friel has denied reports of a romance between the star and Joseph Cross - just a month after the actress insisted photos of her kissing the young actor had been "manipulated". Friel, who is in a longterm relationship with "Harry Potter" star David Thewlis, sparked speculation of an affair after she was pictured in December 2009 embracing Cross, who she shared the stage with in a West End production of "Breakfast at Tiffany's".
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Axl Rose Fell on Stage During Guns N' Roses' Colombia Gig

April 05, 2010 08:48:35 GMT

Guns N' Roses' rocker Axl Rose was left red-faced during a recent concert in Bogota, Colombia - after he slipped and fell on stage during the band's show. The group was performing "Knockin' on Heaven's Door" at the city's Parque Jaime Duque venue on March 30 when the frontman lost his footing and took a tumble while attempting to run across the stage.
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Confirmed, Dr. Dre and Jay-Z Have 'Under Pressure' Duet

April 05, 2010 08:42:55 GMT

Rumor that Dr. Dre and Jay-Z have teamed up on a new song has been confirmed by Interscope Records Chairman Jimmy Iovine. The label boss talked about the joint track in a launch party of new Red Sox edition of "Beats by Dr. Dre" headphones.
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Moby Has Quit Drinking for Healthier Lifestyle

April 05, 2010 08:39:01 GMT

Dance music star Moby is celebrating his sobriety after abstaining from drugs and alcohol for the last year. The "Porcelain" hitmaker was once a fixture in Manhattan's Lower East Side club scene but the 44-year-old has now traded late nights of drinking for a healthier lifestyle.
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Juelz Santana Axed Concert Following Root Canal Operation

April 05, 2010 08:36:28 GMT

Juelz Santana was forced to pull out of a Michigan concert on Saturday, April 3 after undergoing a painful root canal operation. The 27-year-old hip-hop star was scheduled to perform at Club 131 in Grand Rapids, but scrapped the show at the last minute after having the dental procedure.
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Benji Madden Knocked Riki Rachtman Out at Las Vegas Boxing Match

April 05, 2010 08:27:44 GMT

Rocker Benji Madden was crowned champion at a celebrity boxing match on Saturday night, April 3 after knocking out TV personality Riki Rachtman at the Las Vegas event. The Good Charlotte's guitarist went head-to-head with MTV star Rachtman at mixed martial artist Jason Ellis' Ellismania 5 fight at Sin City's Hard Rock Hotel and Casino.
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'Heroes' in the Bubble, Ali Larter Thinks Otherwise

April 05, 2010 08:25:46 GMT

Time is creeping closer to the month when networks must make their seasonal presentation. Some series have earned their early renewals but plenty are still waiting in the so-called "bubble". One of the shows which is anxiously waiting whether it will burst is "Heroes". Steadily declining in its rating, the NBC show may end its run in the fourth season.
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Billie Piper Refused to Take Medication for Her Post-Natal Depression

April 05, 2010 08:22:32 GMT

British actress Billie Piper was diagnosed with post-natal depression following the birth of her son, but refused to take any medication to treat the condition. The "Secret Diary of a Call Girl" star welcomed her first child, Winston, with her husband Laurence Fox in 2008.
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Official Cover Art of Travis McCoy's 'Lazarus'

April 05, 2010 08:16:50 GMT

A picture to be featured on the front page of Travis McCoy's upcoming solo debut album "Lazarus" has been unleashed. In the new artwork, a man who is supposedly the Gym Class Heroes' singer is seen flying high in the air with a set of recording tools tied on his back.
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Megan Fox Offered Red Sonja Role

April 05, 2010 08:14:25 GMT

"Red Sonja" could end up played by one of today's hottest stars, Megan Fox. Although Rose McGowan has previously confirmed that she is still attached to the project despite the production delay, new rumor has emerged, mentioning that the "Charmed" actress has dropped out of the project and the role has now been offered to the "Transformers" beauty.
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James McAvoy's Acting Career Started With Teenage Crush

April 05, 2010 08:06:01 GMT

James McAvoy has credited a teenage crush with inspiring him to act - because he followed his dream girl to drama classes. The "Atonement" actor landed his first on screen role at the age of 15 while he was still at school, starring in "The Near Room" in 1995.
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Kylie Minogue Brushes Off 'The X Factor' Rumors

April 05, 2010 08:02:49 GMT

Kylie Minogue has laughed off reports she will replace her pregnant sister Dannii Minogue on the panel of British TV show "The X Factor" because she would be "dreadful" at judging the talent contest. Dannii is expecting her first child later this year and has been dogged by rumors that her pregnancy will prevent her from fully participating in the singing show when it returns to TV in the summer.
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'Big Bang Theory' Gang Dressed as Superheroines

April 05, 2010 07:51:16 GMT

"The Big Bang Theory" releases a still from the upcoming April 12 episode which unmistakably will tickle out laughter as well as curiosity. The four nerds are in the comic book store, dressed in superheroes costume and crossing the gender.
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Katy Perry's Father Praises Russell Brand's Spirituality

April 05, 2010 07:47:28 GMT

Katy Perry's preacher parents have praised her fiance Russell Brand for embracing religion - insisting the British funnyman is now on a "spiritual path". The former bad boy, who has struggled with sex and drug addiction in the past, proposed to the "I Kissed A Girl" singer on New Year's Eve, December 31, 2009 during a romantic trip to India.
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Paul McCartney Has a Free-Meat Tour

April 05, 2010 07:41:07 GMT

Paul McCartney has banned meat from his latest tour - he's serving vegetarian meals to all his crew members. The Beatles' star is taking his "Up and Coming Tour" through the U.S., South America and Europe, and the staunch animal rights activist is making sure all his employees give up meat for the duration of the trek.
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Tyler Perry Surprises Isaiah Mustafa With a Part in His Film

April 05, 2010 07:23:12 GMT

Moviemaker Tyler Perry has made the new face of Old Spice a happy man after offering him a leading role in his new film on national TV. Former American football star Isaiah Mustafa was a guest on Oprah Winfrey's show on Friday, April 2 and during his satellite chat with the media queen, the ad star revealed he had just auditioned for a role in Perry's "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf" film.
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Erykah Badu Says 'Window Seat' Video Was Misunderstood

April 05, 2010 07:16:10 GMT

On the heels of controversy surrounding her "Window Seat" video, Erykah Badu appeared on "The Wanda Sykes Show" and said people have misinterpreted the clip. She denied accusation that she tries to insult the memory of John F. Kennedy by appearing naked near the spot where the 35th President of the United States was assassinated.
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Drew Barrymore Promises Herself a Fall Break

April 05, 2010 06:56:20 GMT

Drew Barrymore has vowed to take a vacation in 2010 because she's been working solidly without a break for three years. The actress stepped behind the camera to make her directorial debut in 2009's "Whip It!", and is preparing for the release of her next film, "Going the Distance", which sees her star alongside her on/off boyfriend Justin Long.
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Video: Robert Pattinson Looking Through Window on 'Bel Ami' Set

April 05, 2010 06:55:52 GMT

Robert Pattinson has been working hard to shoot his scenes for "Bel Ami" as he had to stay awake until past midnight during the weekend. Captured by camera on early Saturday, April 3 in Budapest, Hungary, he was seen filming outside the New York Palace Hotel where he stared at bourgeois people eating inside the eatery.
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New Preview of 'Sonny with a Chance': Sonny Sings

April 05, 2010 06:47:48 GMT

A new preview of "Sonny With a Chance" is released, Sonny proves that she is more than meets the eye . In "Sonny with a Song", the "So Random" castmembers and Marshall are shocked that Sonny can sing. Unfortunately, Tawni steals the song before Sonny gets to claim that she wrote it.
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Father Insists There Is No Problem With Katy Perry and Russell Brand's Relationship

April 05, 2010 06:38:31 GMT

Katy Perry's father has dismissed rumors the singer's relationship with Russell Brand is in trouble - insisting the couple will marry "soon-ish". The pair, who has been dating since September 2009, became engaged on New Year's Eve, December 31, 2009 after the British funnyman proposed during a romantic trip to India.
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Will Smith Refuses to Play Marvin Gaye in Biopic

April 05, 2010 06:32:58 GMT

Will Smith has turned down the lead role in moviemaker Cameron Crowe's new Marvin Gaye biopic. The actor spent months in negotiations to portray the legendary soul man, and now Crowe, who has been trying to get the project off the ground for four years, is without a leading man again.
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Artist of the Week: Nicki Minaj

April 05, 2010 06:15:11 GMT

After a number of duets with Usher, Lil Wayne and Mariah Carey among others, Nicki Minaj finally has a debut single "Massive Attack" out for listening pleasure. The song features Sean Garrett and is confirmed as the lead single from the female rapper's first studio album which will be released later this year.
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Kim Kardashian Freed From Maid's Lawsuit

April 05, 2010 06:10:43 GMT

Kim Kardashian has triumphed in her legal battle with a former maid who accused the star of failing to pay her wages - the case against the socialite has been dismissed. The reality TV star's former employee Isabel Hernandez filed suit against Kardashian and her ex-husband, Damon Thomas, alleging the couple owed her $29,000 for work she carried out between 2006 and 2008.
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Naomi Campbell Cancels Haiti Trip Due to Malaria Epidemic

April 05, 2010 06:05:14 GMT

Naomi Campbell has reportedly postponed a planned trip to Haiti following an outbreak of malaria in the earthquake-ravaged country. The British supermodel has been raising money to boost aid efforts in the Caribbean nation since the January tremor, which killed hundreds of thousands of people and left many more homeless.
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Milla Jovovich Promoting 'Resident Evil 4' at WonderCon, Official Movie Trailer Out

April 05, 2010 05:09:26 GMT

WonderCon has been made use by Screen Gems to promote its upcoming release "Resident Evil: Afterlife". After the 3-D experience trailer was screened at the event on Friday, April 2, female lead Milla Jovovich attended a panel for the movie at the San Fransisco-located convention on Saturday. Sitting behind the microphone to answer questions from fans, the depicter of Alice was joined by co-star Ali Larter and director Paul W. S. Anderson.
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Dr. Conrad Claimed Michael Jackson Injected Himself, Joe Jackson Reacts

April 05, 2010 04:52:46 GMT

There's another version of story of what happened on the day of Michael Jackson's death which allegedly will be used as a defense by the King of Pop's administering doctor, Dr. Conrad Murray. The man who is accused as responsible in the death of Michael on June 25, 2009 reportedly will say that Michael injected himself lethal doses of Propofol when Conrad left the room briefly.
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Court Papers Alleged Bruce Springsteen to Have Affair With Ann Kelly

April 05, 2010 04:47:27 GMT

Bruce Springsteen was having an affair with 45-year-old housewife Ann Kelly, court papers filed by Ann's husband alleged. The papers revealed that Bruce and Ann's secret relationship began when the two met at a high-priced Red Bank, New Jersey gym in 2005, as New York Post reported.
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Elton John Wants to Duet With Lady GaGa for James Bond Soundtrack

April 05, 2010 04:39:09 GMT

Following report earlier this week which mentioned Lady GaGa is in talks to sing a soundtrack for the next James Bond movie, Elton John has issued a supportive statement for the dance queen. He also hopes to do a duet with her.
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'Iron Man 2' Launches First Clip and New TV Spots

April 05, 2010 04:18:03 GMT

Paramount Pictures keeps promoting "Iron Man 2" by releasing some new videos during the Easter weekend. On Saturday, April 3, the first clip from the movie has been debuted by Apple. It follows Robert Downey Jr.'s Iron Man as he jumps from a plane and lands on a stage where his shield will then be unwrapped and reveals Tony Stark behind it.
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Rod Blagojevich Fired From 'Celebrity Apprentice'

April 05, 2010 04:04:56 GMT

After publicly showing an incompetency in the technology world, Rod Blagojevich was fired from "The Celebrity Apprentice" due to his incompetency as a leader. The former Illinois governor was the evicted on the Sunday, April 4 episode where he was appointed the project manager in the task to create an interactive display to promote Orlando Universal theme parks' Wizarding World of Harry Potter.
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Justin Bieber Confirms to Sing at White House Easter Egg Roll

April 05, 2010 04:00:29 GMT

Justin Bieber took it to his Twitter to announce that he has been booked as one of the performers at White House Easter Egg Roll which is set for April 5. "Coming to Washington DC 2morrow...gonna perform at White House Easter Egg Roll," so the teen pop star wrote.
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'Clash of the Titans' Makes 'Dragon' Stumble at Box Office, Breaking Easter Record

April 05, 2010 03:25:55 GMT

"Clash of the Titans" has named itself the new ruler at North American Box Office chart. Opened wide in U.S. theaters on April 2, the epic movie which is also available in 3-D version has raked in $61.2 million over the weekend.
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First Trailer of 'The Real L Word'

April 05, 2010 03:25:55 GMT

Last week, viewers have been informed with the identity of "The Real L Word" women. During the weekend, Showtime gives more introduction to the six lesbians by releasing the first trailer to the reality show which is inspired by "The L Word".
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Video: Jonas Brothers Celebrating Easter With Free Concert

April 05, 2010 03:12:23 GMT

Jonas Brothers took the stage of Angel Stadium on April 4 as part of Saddleback Church's Easter Sunday service. Introduced by Reverend Rick Warren who opened the celebration with his sermon, the trio performed three songs; "Hold On", "A Little Bit Longer" and "Gotta Find You" at the end of the Sunday ceremony.