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April 07, 2010

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Matt Lucas Sells London Home to Escape From Late Ex-Husband Memories

April 07, 2010 10:08:54 GMT


"Alice in Wonderland" star Matt Lucas is reportedly selling the London home he once shared with his tragic ex-partner. The "Little Britain USA" funnyman is still struggling to come to terms with the sudden death of his ex-husband Kevin McGee, who was found hanged at his Edinburgh, Scotland apartment in October 2009. The couple tied the knot in a civil partnership in 2006 before parting ways in 2008.

Now he's hoping to escape some of the painful memories by getting rid of the London apartment he and McGee purchased together. A source tells Britain's The Sun, "Matt is selling because he wants to move on."
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Mindy McCready's Sex Tape Release Postponed

April 07, 2010 10:04:12 GMT


Lawyers for Mindy McCready have managed to temporarily block the release of a sex tape allegedly featuring the troubled country star and a mystery man. The singer denied filming herself in the bedroom and threatened legal action against bosses at Vivid Entertainment after they announced plans to sell "Mindy McCready: Baseball Mistress", claiming it contained footage of the star in X-rated scenes.

The blonde was also said to describe her bedroom encounters with celebrity ex-lovers, including actor Dean Cain and country singer Alan Jackson, in the clip. Now Vivid executives have decided to postpone the scheduled April 19 release. Founder Steven Hirsch says, "We've decided to take a little extra time to study all of our documentation and other clearances before we proceed."
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Lindsay Lohan's Father to Wed Jon Gosselin's Ex-Girlfriend

April 07, 2010 10:02:53 GMT


Lindsay Lohan's estranged father is to wed the former tabloid reporter who helped nurse him through a recent health scare. Michael Lohan and girlfriend Kate Major announced their engagement on Tuesday, April 6 after dating for less than six months.

Ironically, Major previously dated Lohan's friend, reality TV star Jon Gosselin. The journalist quit her job at U.S. publication the Star after becoming smitten with the former "Jon & Kate Plus Eight" star. Lohan tells X17online that his new fiancee has been with him through lots of tough times.
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Video Premiere: Iyaz's 'Solo'


April 07, 2010 09:59:50 GMT


A music video in support of Iyaz's latest single called "Solo" has made its way out. Filmed in Tortola, British Virgin Islands, it features the singer strolling down the street during a sunny day with beautiful scenery from the beach captured along the way.

"Solo" is taken from Iyaz's soon-to-be-released debut album "My Life". The track is aimed to follow up the album's lead single "Replay" which peaked at No. 2 on Billboard Hot 100 and ruled the U.K. Singles chart for two weeks in a row.
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Tracy Morgan Quit Drinking After Having Tough Chat With Son

April 07, 2010 09:58:09 GMT


Funnyman Tracy Morgan promised himself he'd never drink alcohol again after his son shamed him with questions about his DUI arrest three years ago. The "Cop Out" star had to wear an ankle bracelet that monitored his alcohol intake after he was found guilty of drink driving, and his disappointed son took time to tell his dad how he felt.

The tough chat made the "30 Rock" regular determined to quit booze for good. He recalls, "That was rock bottom... My oldest son is looking at me (and he said), 'What are you doing? What if I started drinking and driving, would that be cool?' "
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Jeff Daniels to Testify Before Congress to Win Theater Cash

April 07, 2010 09:53:26 GMT


Movie star Jeff Daniels has joined forces with America's National Endowment for the Arts in a bid to win more theater cash for struggling regional drama companies. The "Dumb & Dumber" star, who co-founded The Purple Rose Theater Company in Michigan, will testify before Congress in Washington, D.C. next week.

He says, "The Purple Rose is 20 years old and I'm gonna go down next week testifying before Congress with Rocco Landesman, the Chairman of the NEA. He's asked me to come in with him as someone who has a theater company in the arts and one that is 20 years old."
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Newly-Single Cheryl Cole Fears Loneliness

April 07, 2010 09:50:50 GMT


British pop star Cheryl Cole doesn't mind her grueling schedule - because her hectic lifestyle stops her feeling lonely. Cole is currently on hiatus from her band Girls Aloud but has been keeping busy by releasing a solo album and serving as a judge on Simon Cowell's U.K. TV talent show "The X Factor".

And the singer, who split from her soccer star husband Ashley Cole in February following allegations he had a string of affairs, admits she prefers working hard to taking time off - because she hates being by herself. She says, "I travel the whole world and hardly have any time for myself. Secretly I don't mind this at all, because I hate being on my own."
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Video: On the Set of 'Faster' With Dwayne Johnson

April 07, 2010 09:37:34 GMT


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After playing in several family movies such as "Tooth Fairy" and "Race to Witch Mountain" , Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson will be seen once again in action film "Faster" . Recently, ET Canada had a chance to visit the set in Canada where the wrestler-turned-actor was willing to explain about the movie as well as his personal life.

The network also recorded the shooting process, showing behind the scenes of the production. Captured on the video are some action scenes from the film, such as the part when The Rock shoots his gun and a car makes a maneuver on the road.
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Catherine Zeta-Jones and Kirk Douglas Seek Leniency in Cameron Douglas' Drug Sentencing

April 07, 2010 09:17:28 GMT


Catherine Zeta-Jones and Kirk Douglas have joined forces in an effort to help their stepson and grandchild avoid a lengthy jail spell. The two stars are among the family and friends who have sent letters to Manhattan's Federal Court in New York, urging the judge overseeing Cameron Douglas' drug dealing trial to be lenient.

In his letter, "Spartacus" star Douglas writes he hopes to see his grandson turn his life around "before I die" and he goes on to recall a recent trip he took from his home in Los Angeles to see the incarcerated actor son of Michael Douglas in New York, stating "He didn't express any self-pity, nor did he ask for any. The only sorrow he expressed was for the trouble he had caused others."
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Pics: Alicia Keys Performs in L.A., Announcing Birth of Robin Thicke's Baby Boy


April 07, 2010 09:16:39 GMT


Without her tourmate Robin Thicke, Alicia Keys rocked the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Tuesday, April 6. She performed songs from her latest installment "The Element of Freedom" and old materials from her previous records.

Robin was forced to pull out his performance at the gig to stay by his wife Paula Patton's side following the birth of their baby boy. Alicia announced the happy news during the concert and congratulated him in front of cheering fans.
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The Killers to Be Honored at ASCAP Awards

April 07, 2010 09:07:16 GMT


The Killers are to be honored at the 27th annual American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) Pop Music Awards. The Las Vegas-based group will be presented a Vanguard Award at the April 21 gala in Hollywood.

The accolade recognizes the impact of musical genres that help shape the future of American music. Past recipients have included Jack Johnson, The Strokes, Modest Mouse, Built to Spill, Beastie Boys, Nine Inch Nails, Beck, and Bjork.
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Gary Dourdan Had Loud Sex, Not Abused by Girlfriend

April 07, 2010 08:59:04 GMT


Charges against Gary Dourdan's girlfriend have been dropped. Maria Asis del Alamo was arrested on March 16 at his Venice, C.A. home when a neighbor heard disturbing noises from the house. The case was dismissed as a big misunderstanding.

TMZ, which was also the first to report the March incident, said that it was simply a loud sex noise that the neighbor mistook as domestic violence. The neighbor called the police who later noticed a scratch on Gary's neck. Maria was immediately arrested on cuff despite Gary's protest, taken to the station and booked on misdemeanor domestic battery.
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Jennifer Love Hewitt Refuses to Erase Book Dedication to Ex-Boyfriend

April 07, 2010 08:57:02 GMT


Jennifer Love Hewitt chose to leave the dedication to her ex-boyfriend Jamie Kennedy in her new love guide - because he taught her so much about romance. The actress split up with Kennedy as the book, "The Day I Shot Cupid", was going to print and publishers asked her if they should remove his name from the dedication.

She says, "I had the opportunity to change it and chose not to because I meant the things that I said in the book and he really did teach me a lot and I'm very grateful to him for that."
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Steve Carell Is a Weirdo in 'Dinner for Schmucks' Trailer

April 07, 2010 08:46:43 GMT


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If you think two people with very different characters can barely stay close to each other for a while, a trailer from "Dinner for Schmucks" may change your mind. In the video debuted by Apple, Steve Carell seems to be a perfect answer to Paul Rudd's problem after he is asked by his boss to bring "an idiot" to his annual event.

Rudd's Tim is a guy on the verge of having it all. But when he thinks he will get a promotion, he has to face a new challenge as he is ordered to bring the most eccentric character to his boss' Dinner for Extraordinary People. By a fate, Carell's Barry, a guy with a passion for dressing mice up in tiny outfits to recreate great works of art, enters at the right time to Tim's life to create an unforgettable feast.
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John Corbett Sleeping in Little Dressing Room to Save Money


April 07, 2010 08:36:03 GMT


"Sex and the City" star John Corbett saves money while filming in Los Angeles by sleeping in an office. The thrifty actor lives two hours drive from Los Angeles, so when he's shooting hit TV series The "United States of Tara" with Toni Collette five days a week, he chooses to save cash on gas and accommodation by sleeping on the lot.

The "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" star says, "I'm not gonna drive home every night and I don't wanna spend more dough (money) on an apartment, because I already have a mortgage. So I said to the guys when they gave us a little dressing room, I said, 'I notice there's a little empty dressing room over there; any chance you could throw a futon and a TV in there'."
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Kellan Lutz Finds Out His Invention Could Kill People

April 07, 2010 08:21:24 GMT


"Twilight" hunk Kellan Lutz is a closet inventor, who battles insomnia with ideas for useful new products. The actor admits he lies in bed at night dreaming up items to benefit society - but invention experts aren't always convinced the Los Angeles-based star's ideas are that good.

He says, "It's something I really enjoy... It's random stuff, stuff that makes my life easier. One of the main things I started out doing was a car seat cardio... I'm always in traffic here in L.A., so I made this thing."
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Kelly Osbourne Puts Her Diet Aside While Vacationing in U.K.

April 07, 2010 08:17:29 GMT


Newly slim Kelly Osbourne put her healthy eating habits on hold during a recent trip to Britain - because she loves English junk food. The rock offspring has been showing off a lithe figure since shedding her excess weight during a stint on U.S. show "Dancing with the Stars" in 2009.

She has vehemently denied going under the knife to lose the pounds, insisting it was all down to keeping up her vigorous dance routines and eating sensibly. But the star couldn't stop herself from tucking into stodgy British fare during a trip back to her homeland and has abandoned her weighing scales until she returns to the U.S.
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Jonas Brothers' 'One Day Without Shoes' PSA


April 07, 2010 08:15:09 GMT


Jonas Brothers are joining another good cause that will provide poor children with shoes. In a new PSA, the band teamed up with TOMS Shoes to alert people that April 8 will be "One Day Without Shoes".

The goal of the effort is to bring attention to people that some children can't even afford to buy shoes. The boys encourage people to feel how it is to go barefooted for a day and to help spread the awareness. In the "One for One" campaign, TOMS Shoes will give a pair of new shoes to a child in need for every purchase of its product.
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Frankie Sandford's Record Label Takes Legal Action Over Romance Claim With Ashley Cole

April 07, 2010 08:06:48 GMT


The Saturdays' record label bosses are preparing to sue editors at U.K. tabloid The Sun after they falsely linked British singer Frankie Sandford to Cheryl Cole's estranged husband Ashley Cole. Sandford was alleged to have embarked on a romance with England soccer ace Ashley following his split from the "Fight for This Love" hitmaker in February.

The publication claimed The Saturdays star had spent several nights at the sportsman's home in the last few weeks. Sandford shot down the report on Monday, April 4, insisting she had never even met Ashley. She wrote on her Twitter page, "Really upset and angry by the story in The Sun. Can't believe they can just print something that's not true. I've never even met the man."
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Sugar Ray's Mark McGrath and Fiancee Expect Twin Babies in May

April 07, 2010 07:58:25 GMT


Sugar Ray's frontman Mark McGrath will become a father this May - his new fiancee is pregnant with twins. The singer reveals he proposed to his longterm girlfriend Carin Kingsland on New Year's Eve, December 31 2009 at the Viper Room club in Los Angeles, the same place they met 16 years ago.

And that's not the only reason McGrath has been celebrating - the happy couple is expecting a baby boy and girl in May. But the star confesses the prospect of having two tots to care for is a scary one.
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Ray Winstone Failed High School Final Exams

April 07, 2010 07:47:27 GMT


British movie hardman Ray Winstone failed all his final exams in high school because none of his teachers could control him. Winstone has previously claimed he would have ended up as a petty criminal if he hadn't broken into acting at the age of 18.

And the star reveals he struggled with authority while in education, leaving school without any qualifications. He tells Britain's Closer magazine, "I got zero per cent in 11 O Levels (U.K. school exams). There were only two teachers I liked - no one knew how to control me. But I've managed to become an actor even though I've got no connections in the industry - now that's something!"
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'Green Lantern': Photo of Abin Sur's Spaceship Found


April 07, 2010 07:47:25 GMT


Abin Sur's spaceship in "Green Lantern" could have been revealed. A Madisonville resident has obtained a picture from the movie's set in Los Angeles which captures a sleek, silver spacecraft at the Mandeville Lakefront.

The ship is possibly the one which belonged to Abin Sur before he lands on Earth and passes his duty to former test pilot Hal Jordan. Photo of the spaceship from the "Green Lantern" set can be seen at Comic Book Movie.
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'90210' 2.18 Preview: More Lesbian Kiss


April 07, 2010 07:40:40 GMT


Adrianna and Navid share a friendly conversation which doesn't go over well with their significant others, Gia and Lila. In the April 13 episode of "90210", an argument between Gia and Adrianna results in Adrianna walking in on Gia and her ex-girlfriend.

There would be more kissing between Jessica Lowndes and Rumer Willis in this episode. Asked by The Stir whether it was awkward touching lips with her co-star, Lowndes said, "We just laughed a lot about it, so it wasn't uncomfortable. She's one of the most grounded people I've met in the industry. You would never know that she's got these celebrity parents because she's such a real person, so down-to-Earth and very professional. I had a blast working with her."
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Jake Gyllenhaal Masters Parkour for 'Prince of Persia' Role

April 07, 2010 07:35:33 GMT


Jake Gyllenhaal bulked up for his role in upcoming action movie "Prince of Persia: Sands of Time" by mastering the French martial art of Parkour. The Hollywood hunk completely transformed his body to take on the role as Prince Dastan in the big screen adaptation of the popular video game, and prepared for the shoot by training with professional athletes and gymnasts.

He tells People, "(I) never did anything this intensive before (as a workout). It's a physical role. And when I commit to playing a part, it's 110 per cent. We worked really closely with David Belle, who invented Parkour."
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Michael Fassbender's Ex-Girlfriend Dismisses Restraining Order Petition


April 07, 2010 07:19:12 GMT


Michael Fassbender's ex-girlfriend has asked a Los Angeles judge to dismiss her petition for a restraining order against the actor, despite raising fears for her life after a reported bust-up in 2009. Sunawin Andrews filed a request for the ban in Los Angeles County Superior Court in March, stating they fell out in July 2009 after the "Inglourious Basterds" star returned home from a film festival drunk.

According to the legal papers, Fassbender reportedly woke up in his own urine and started becoming violent towards Andrews, before he "threw (her) over a chair and broke (her) nose." Andrews also claimed Fassbender dragged her alongside their car on another night after an argument about one of her ex-boyfriends. On that occasion, Andrews alleges she was left with a twisted left ankle, a blown knee cap and a burst ovarian cyst.
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'True Blood' Casts Its New Merlotte's Employee


April 07, 2010 07:15:59 GMT


In its late casting call, the execs behind "True Blood" were looking for an actress who could fill the role as a new waitress in Merlotte's. They have now found Lauren Bowles fit to tackle the character named Holly.

Bowles has enrolled in a lot of guest starring roles in series such as "Rita Rocks" and "The New Adventures of Old Christine". In the latter, she co-starred with half-sister Julia Louis-Dreyfus. She also had feature film appearances in "Dance Flick" and "The Heartbreak Kid".
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Kanye West's New Album to Arrive in Summer

April 07, 2010 07:09:06 GMT


Kanye West reportedly will drop his next studio installment this summer. A source close to the project, which is tentatively titled "Good Ass Job", told Billboard that it will come out in the market in June.

Some of the materials in the album were recorded in Hawaii with fellow rapper Drake and his protege Big Sean. Maya Angelou, Gill Scott Herron and Nina Simone were cited as Kanye's inspirations in laying tracks for the upcoming release.
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Bruce Springsteen's Alleged Mistress Settles Divorce Battle

April 07, 2010 06:52:53 GMT


A New Jersey businessman who accused his wife of having an affair with Bruce Springsteen has settled the estranged couple's divorce battle. Arthur Kelly's claims that his wife Ann "committed adultery" with Springsteen turned his messy divorce into a media event.

Ann Kelly insisted her only link to Springsteen is through membership of the same gym, while the rock star also dismissed reports of an affair. The estranged couple, who share two children, agreed to waive a trial in favour of an arbitrator's child-support and alimony rulings, expected in the next two months - a decision which settled their divorce negotiations in an Ocean County court, reports the New York Post.
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Rose McGowan Ditches 'Red Sonja' for 'Conan'


April 07, 2010 06:49:24 GMT


After a long delay in the production for "Red Sonja", Rose McGowan has apparently left the project. The news was confirmed by the actress herself as she replied a tweet from her fan who seemed disappointed after finding out her departure.

"It's fine. It was Conan or that," she wrote on Monday, April 5 after her devotee claimed it is unfair that McGowan who has been attached to the movie since 2008 has to be replaced by Megan Fox. Moreoever, the "Charmed" star's statement hints that she had to choose between "Red Sonja" and "Conan", but she somehow landed her option to the latter.
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Lindsay Lohan Slaps Blogger Perez Hilton Over 'Drug Money' Post

April 07, 2010 06:37:20 GMT


Lindsay Lohan has aimed a furious online rant at celebrity blogger Perez Hilton after a series of inflammatory remarks about the actress were posted on his website. Hilton incurred the wrath of the "Mean Girls" star with an entry on his blog which alleged she is paid to make personal appearances at events in Los Angeles, and is often handed her salary in cash.

The post then adds, "Ummm... Drug money?!" And the insinuation has infuriated Lohan who has responded with a series of angry messages aimed at Hilton on her Twitter page.
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George Clooney Rebuts Break-Up Reports

April 07, 2010 06:30:56 GMT


George Clooney has dismissed reports he has ended his relationship with Italian girlfriend Elisabetta Canalis, insisting the story was "made up". The Hollywood heartthrob has been dating the model/TV presenter since July 2009, but recent U.K. reports suggested the couple split shortly after 2010 Academy Awards ceremony in March.

However, Clooney insists the pair are still an item. He tells People, "Once again the story is made up, spread to other outlets and now denied."
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Vanessa Redgrave Mourns for Actor Brother Corin Redgrave's Death

April 07, 2010 06:16:23 GMT


Oscar winner Vanessa Redgrave is in mourning following the death of her actor brother Corin Redgrave on Tuesday, April 6, at the age of 70. The British star was best known for his stage roles, earning critical acclaim for his performances in Noel Coward's plays and Shakespeare's "The Tempest", "Much Ado About Nothing", and "Henry IV".

He earned a Tony Award nomination for his stint on Broadway as Boss Whalen in Tennessee Williams' "Not About Nightingales", and also won the Society of London Theater's Olivier Award for the same role. Redgrave, son of veteran actor Michael Redgrave, also enjoyed a lengthy TV and film career, with notable roles in "Four Weddings and a Funeral" and 1981 movie "Excalibur".
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Keith Urban Is Special Honoree at 2010 ACM Awards


April 07, 2010 06:16:19 GMT


Keith Urban is announced as 2010 recipient of Jim Reeves International Award at the 45th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards. The country music crooner is handed with the special honor for his efforts in spreading country music internationally.

77-year-old Mel Tillis and late Marty Robbins are also given special award. They receive Cliffie Stone Pioneer Award for their early contributions to country music. Poet's Award, an honor presented to songwriters, is handed to Don Schlitz and late Cindy Walker.
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Pics: Sarah Silverman Enjoys PDA With New Boyfriend

April 07, 2010 06:13:53 GMT


Sarah Silverman enjoyed some intimate moment with her new boyfriend Alec Sulkin who is one of the writers on "Family Guy". They went out for lunch at The Groove in Hollywood on Tuesday, April 6 and had a make-out session afterwards. Sarah sat on her man's lap and kissed him on the lips while shutterbugs nailed the moment.

Alec is someone whom Sarah met on Twitter. She followed him and posted a message "You're funny". "When we finally met, he came over to my place, walked in the door, put out his hand and said, 'Hi, I'm Alec.' We've spent every day together since," Sarah said in a recent interview with Playboy.
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Robert Pattinson Shooting 'Bel Ami' in the Rain


April 07, 2010 05:50:01 GMT


A bright morning has turned into a rainy day when Robert Pattinson shot "Bel Ami". Spotted on the set in Budapest, Hungary on Tuesday, April 6, the actor donned his formal outfit paired with a top hat to film his scene. In one of the pictures obtained by Robert Pattinson Life, he was seen walking in the pouring rain and covering himself with an umbrella.

Before heading to Budapest, Pattinson and the crew have shot the film in England. In the upcoming film, the "Twilight" heartthrob plays Georges Duroy, a man who rises to the top by manipulating a series of powerful and wealthy mistresses.
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Britney Spears Counters Self-Hurting Reports

April 07, 2010 04:58:15 GMT


Britney Spears has hit back at false tabloid reports which sparked speculation she is deliberately hurting herself - her reps have published the stories on her official website with a warning banner. America's The National Enquirer and The Globe in March alleged the "Toxic" superstar had been self-harming after she was spotted sporting a nasty-looking bruise on her arm.

The National Enquirer report even claimed the star had plunged down a flight of stairs, and was only saved from real harm after a bodyguard grabbed her before she hit the floor. But the star has reached out to fans to convince them the reports are false by ordering the manager of her website to strike through the tabloid pages with a "Bulls**t Alert".
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Trace Cyrus Landing 'French Kiss' With New Band Ashland High


April 07, 2010 04:56:38 GMT


Only days after confirming the break-up of Metro Station, Trace Cyrus revealed a new song which he recorded with his new band Ashland High. The track is called "French Kiss" and heavily features Auto-Tune on the hook.

"I need to know if you love me too? cause this feeling that I get, I only get with you! so take off you're dress and show me what you do," he tweeted part of the lyrics on his Twitter. Also, the Miley Cyrus' brother informed his followers that a newly-launched Ashland High MySpace was crashed for "getting so much traffic" soon after the song was out.
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'Lost' 6.12 Preview: Everybody Loves Hugo

April 07, 2010 04:49:23 GMT


Hugo "Hurley" Reyes takes the center stage on "Lost" next week in the April 13 episode called "Everybody Loves Hugo". However, the preview shows that the character is not actually getting any love from anyone for he is haunted by the reappearance of Michael Dawson.

Michael told Hurley that people are going to die and he would be the one to blame. In the official synopsis, "Hurley agonizes over what the group should do next, and Locke is curious about the new arrival to his camp." In the preview, Hurley says he knows what to do and asks Jack to trust him.
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Michael Jackson's Doctor Can Keep Medical License Until June Trial


April 07, 2010 04:44:50 GMT


A judge in Los Angeles has postponed a ruling on whether Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray can continue practicing medicine while he awaits trial over the superstar's death. The physician, who is accused of administering the powerful anesthetic Propofol that killed Jackson in June 2009, was in court on Monday, April 5 for a pre-trial hearing and his lawyers argued against a request from California's attorney general to suspend the cardiologist's medical license.

Murray's legal team told the judge that the medic's financial problems over the last few months have left him "hanging on by a thread" and claimed he won't be able to pay for his defense if his license is suspended. Judge Michael Pastor declined to revoke the doctor's license until after another court hearing on June 14, but Murray will still have to adhere to a condition of his bail which bans him from administering anesthetic to patients.
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Corey Haim Obtained 553 Pills in the Last Month of His Life

April 07, 2010 04:33:00 GMT


Tragic actor Corey Haim obtained at least 553 pills of powerful prescription medications from seven different doctors in the last month of his life, according to California's attorney general. Jerry Brown has released details of an investigation into Haim's drug use, revealing the "Lost Boys" star visited physicians across the state in a desperate bid to obtain pills.

Calling Haim "the poster child for the problem" of "doctor-shopping", Brown also told reporters the actor often used an alias. Among the pills on Haim's drug list, obtained between February 2 and March 5, were Valium, Vicodin and Xanax.
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Tina Fey Has A-List Stars at Her 'Date Night' New York Premiere

April 07, 2010 04:30:07 GMT


20th Century Fox has invited celebrities to "Date Night" premiere at the Ziegfeld Theater in New York City on Tuesday, April 6 before dropping the movie in U.S. theaters on April 9. From Hollywood stars, including the cast members, to sportswoman and TV personality, they were seen showing up that night.

Putting on a simple black-and-blue dress, Tina Fey posed alongside her on-screen husband Steve Carell on the red carpet. Leighton Meester, who has a supporting role in the romantic comedy, also stole people's attention with her lovely appearance. Other actors such as Common, Taraji P. Henson and Jonathan Morgan also came to the special screening.
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P. Diddy's Dirty Money Debut 'Hello, Good Morning' Music Video


April 07, 2010 04:25:46 GMT


A music video in support of P. Diddy's new single "Hello, Good Morning" has been premiered during CBS' NCAA basketball championship. The clip is heavily inspired by basketball, featuring the rap mogul performing the song alongside his group Dirty Money with scenes of a basketball game sometimes intercepting.

Beside featuring Dawn Richard and Kalenna from the Dirty Money, "Hello, Good Morning" also has additional verses from T.I. This track is one of the songs set to appear in Diddy's upcoming sixth studio album "Last Train to Paris" and was showcased live for the very first time on an episode of "American Idol" season 9.
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Rep Defends Nicollette Sheridan's Laswsuit Against 'Desperate Housewives' Creator

April 07, 2010 04:24:22 GMT


A representative for former "Desperate Housewives" star Nicollette Sheridan has defended the actress' decision to sue the show's creator amid allegations of assault and wrongful termination, insisting she felt "compelled" to stand up for her rights. The actress, who played Edie Britt on the hit show, claims Marc Cherry slapped her during an argument about a script he had written and then fired her when she complained to producers.

In the legal papers, obtained by TMZ, Sheridan alleges Cherry "forcefully hit her with his hand across her face and head". She is suing for more than $20 million for assault and battery, gender violence and wrongful termination.
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Diablo Cody Confirms Pregnancy, Revealing Baby's Father

April 07, 2010 04:04:44 GMT


"Juno" screenwriter Diablo Cody has confirmed reports she's expecting her first child. Cody, who won an Oscar for writing the 2007 comedy about a pregnant teen, has taken to her Twitter blog to announce the happy news, which follows reports she had secretly married her boyfriend.

She writes, "Thanks for the congrats on my fetus. No secrets here; just thought it would be fun to see how big I could get before someone noticed." The mum-to-be later confirmed the identity of her partner, the baby's father.
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Rep: There Is No Sandra Bullock and Jesse James' Sex Tape

April 07, 2010 03:56:50 GMT


A representative for Sandra Bullock has moved swiftly to dismiss reports the actress' estranged husband Jesse James has more than a dozen homemade sex tapes featuring the estranged couple. The actress walked out on James and left the couple's marital home in March, when allegations first broke that he had been unfaithful with a string of women.

She has yet to comment on the scandal, but online reports suggesting James possesses a graphic sex tape he could possibly use as leverage in a divorce case have prompted her aides to speak out. Bullock's rep tells People, "There is no sex tape. There never has been one and there never will be one."
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New Official Trailer and Clip for 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' Released


April 07, 2010 03:41:46 GMT


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New videos which give preview to "A Nightmare on Elm Street" have made their way out online. After a new trailer played during "Clash of the Titans" screenings has been leaked, Warner Bros. Pictures has debuted the official version. A full-length clip which follows Kellan Lutz's Dean at an eatery has also been aired during "Jimmy Kimmel Live!".

Additionally, more fresh footage from the film has been screened at 2010 WonderCon in San Fransisco. It is opened with the similar part which sees Dean falling asleep at an eatery and attacked by Freddy Krueger before he is awaken by Rooney Mara's Nancy Thompson, but the rest shows scenes which have never been previewed before.
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'American Idol' Top 9 Recap: Katie Stevens and Casey James Shine


April 07, 2010 03:39:39 GMT


The top 9 contestants of "American Idol" belted out songs from John Lennon - Paul McCartney songbook. McCartney sent his well-wishes to the contestants through a video before Aaron Kelly opened the show with "The Long and Winding Road". Ellen DeGeneres said it indeed felt like a long and winding road. Kara DioGuardi encouraged him to change his usual performance while Simon Cowell called it "very old-fashioned, and very boring."

Another youngster was put up as early performer. Katie Stevens broke out with a somber rendition of "Let It Be". The audience roared and so did the judges. "That was your best performance ever," Randy Jackson praised. "That was ridiculous." Kara said, "You make the song your own. You're blossoming." Simon pointed out the improvement, saying "It felt, to me, that you were singing it about somebody rather than being robotic. And that's a big difference."
News > Music News

Lady GaGa, Erykah Badu and Green Day Lined Up for Lollapalooza

April 07, 2010 03:24:18 GMT


Musicians billed to rock this year's Lollapalooza Music Festival in Chicago have been announced by organizers on Tuesday, April 6. Appearing on the performers list are dance queen Lady GaGa who often offers theatrical stage act for her performance, Erykah Badu who recently landed in hot water for appearing naked near the spot where John F. Kennedy was assassinated, and Green Day whose latest studio album "21st Century Breakdown" is picked up for Broadway play.

The other musical guests include Soundgarden, Arcade Fire, MGMT, Phoenix, Hot Chip, Cypress Hill, Spoon, Wolfmother, Switchfoot, Jimmy Cliff, Devo, AFI and B.o.B. The gig will also witness the comeback of The Strokes, who have not performed together in more than four years.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Dawn French and Lenny Henry Ended Marriage


April 07, 2010 03:23:30 GMT


Britain's premier comedy couple Dawn French and Lenny Henry have split after 25 years of marriage. The "Absolutely Fabulous" star and her husband quietly decided to separate in October 2009, according to reports.

A statement from the couple's publicist reads, "The separation is entirely amicable and they fully intend to maintain their close friendship." French and Henry wed in 1984. They adopted daughter Billie in 1991. The pair's publicist adds, "Their priority is to commit to the future joint parenting of their daughter. They ask that the media respects the privacy of their family."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Devoted Couple Jim Carrey and Jenny McCarthy Ends Their Romance

April 07, 2010 03:13:50 GMT


Jim Carrey and Jenny McCarthy, who are always pictured as Hollywood's happiest and devoted couple, have come up with a decision to end their five years of romance. The sad news was announced by the couple themselves via Twitter. On Tuesday, March 6, around 2 P.M., the 48-year-old actor tweeted, "Jenny and I have just ended our 5yr relationship. I'm grateful 4 the many blessings we've shared and I wish her the very best! S'okay! ?;^>."

An hour later, McCarthy addressed the separation on her Twitter page, revealing that she will always love Carrey's daughter, Jane Erin Carrey, who gave birth to the actor's first grandchild in February. The 37-year-old model/actress wrote, "Im so grateful for the years Jim and I had together. I will stay committed to Jane and will always keep Jim as a leading man in my heart."
News > Music News

Ciara Riding Bucking Bronco for Video Shoot of Ludacris-Assisted Single


April 07, 2010 02:58:01 GMT


Ciara gets herself on a mechanical bull when filming a music video for "Ride It", her new single which features Ludacris. In the photos showing her on the bucking bronco, the R&B singer is spotted donning a revealing white top, short denims and black ankle boots.

One of the other pictures shows Ciara in a long fur coat on top of black silk get-up. The rest captures her sitting on a chair in a similar outfit she wears in the bull riding, only this time trading her ankle boots with thigh high footwear and adding more accessories like cap and gloves.
News > TV News

Sneak Peek of 'Glee' Performance on 'Oprah'

April 07, 2010 02:53:00 GMT


Oprah Winfrey has let fans of "Glee" to take a peek at their appearance on her show. Cast from Jane Lynch and Cory Monteith to creator Ryan Murphy have taped both performance on Oprah's stage as well as an interview on Oprah's famous couch on Saturday, April 3. The episode will air on Wednesday, April 7.

According to the press release, the cast of "Glee" take it to "The Oprah Winfrey Show" stage for a fun-filled hour of behind-the-scenes secrets, revealing interviews, unseen backstage moments and a show-stopping performance. Plus, the cast will surprise their biggest fans. Cast members in attendance include Lea Michele, Matthew Morrison and Amber Riley.
News > Movie News

Disney Developing 'Tron Legacy' Sequel by Hiring Scribes

April 07, 2010 02:38:24 GMT


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It seems that Disney is very pleased with what they have seen from Joseph Kosinski's "Tron Legacy" that they are planning a sequel. While the movie will not be released in U.S. theaters until December 17, the studio has been reported developing the follow-up.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, "Lost" writers/co-executive producers Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz who have also penned "Legacy" are hired to write the sequel. There has been no further information about the project because it is still in early process, but insiders have suggested that Disney wants "to round the story into a trilogy" with "Legacy" as the beginning.
News > TV News

Buzz Aldrin Eliminated From 'DWTS'

April 07, 2010 02:29:59 GMT


After two weeks straight of bad performances, retired astronaut Buzz Aldrin was sent home on "Dancing with the Stars". He scored a low 13 out of 30 for Waltz on Monday, April 5 night because the judges thought he didn't do much of dancing while his partner Ashly Costa did all the work.

"I did this show for the fighter pilots, the military, the older geezers like me," said the first man who walked on the moon when finding out his fate. "I thank everyone who voted for me." He received a standing ovation and said further, "This has been an experience I will never want to forget."
 
 
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