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May 05, 2010

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A Look at Ferris Aircraft in 'Green Lantern' Found


May 05, 2010 09:52:39 GMT


Another picture from the set of "Green Lantern" has emerged. The latest photo from the movie which is still in production reveals Ferris Aircraft. The headquarters building is set at New Orleans' Lakefront Airport and "designed directly over the airport's working terminal."

The building, which is painted cream, features the name of the company above the entrance. According to Comic Book Movie which obtained the picture from scooper Dave, the mock air traffic control tower in the lower left is similar to the one constructed and used at Second Line Stages.
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Michael Buble Makes Saucy Jokes in Candid Interview

May 05, 2010 09:40:23 GMT


Michael Buble was forced to re-record portions of a U.K. variety show after turning the air blue with a series of suggestive and saucy jokes. The Canadian crooner was filming an episode of "An Audience With..." in London on Monday, May 3 when he stunned the studio audience with his candid comments.

When asked if he pursued singing as a youngster to impress women, the "Cry Me a River" hitmaker quipped, "At 12 years old, I'd have had sex with sandwich meat if it was possible!" Worried producers interjected and asked Buble to come up with a more polite response, to which he replied, "I can't see the problem - I see t**ties after nine o'clock on television here!"
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Florence and the Machine Lead 2010 Mojo Nominations

May 05, 2010 09:38:36 GMT


British bands Florence and the Machine and Kasabian will battle it out to be crowned Best Live Act at the 2010 Mojo Honors List awards. Singer Florence Welch and her backing band will also go head to head with Kasabian for the Best Album and Song of the Year trophies at the prizegiving, voted for by the readers of U.K. magazine Mojo.

Welch has also been shortlisted in the Breakthrough Act category, while rockers Arctic Monkeys have also scored a pair of nominations. Veteran rockers Hawkwind will take home the 2010 Mojo Maverick Award at the ceremony, to be held in London on June 10.
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Gucci Mane Fires Manager, Forming New Record Label


May 05, 2010 09:37:26 GMT


Incarcerated rapper Gucci Mane has fired his management team and promoters - just days after he was hit with a lawsuit for allegedly failing to perform two concerts last year. The hip-hop star's business partners are in the middle of a legal battle after they allegedly booked the star to perform at live shows - even though they reportedly knew his parole restrictions would prevent the gigs from taking place.

Gucci Mane, real name Radric Davis, and two of his representatives were named in another suit last week , which alleged the trio accepted cash deposits for two shows he failed to perform at last summer. Legal restrictions stemming from a 2005 felony assault prevented the rap star from leaving his home in Georgia at the time.
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Confirmed: Patrick Dempsey to 'Transformers 3', Hugo Weaving to 'Captain America'

May 05, 2010 09:36:39 GMT


Patrick Dempsey hinted earlier this week that he's taking a role in "Transformers 3" while months before Hugo Weaving's name has been attached to "Captain America: The First Avenger". No more guessing as the two big casting news have just been confirmed by their respective studios.

Although the plot for "Transformers 3" is still kept a secret, it is known that Dempsey will tackle a role "significant to the plot", being Megan Fox's boss. Fox herself, who plays Mikaela Banes in the film, has appeared on the Los Angeles set on Sunday, May 2 to do a pre-visualization before shooting begins in Africa, Moscow and China later this month. Paramount Pictures would like to have it in theaters across the U.S. by next summer, July 1 to be exact.
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Vanessa Hudgens: My Hollywood Mansion Is Too Big for Me


May 05, 2010 09:36:17 GMT


"High School Musical" star Vanessa Hudgens worries she has made a big mistake buying a huge Hollywood mansion - because she never leaves her bedroom. The actress splashed out on a big estate but admits most of it is empty - and she hates being alone there.

She tells Nylon magazine, "I got this massive house and bought all this stuff... I do love my place, but it's too big for me to be there by myself. If I ever am there by myself, I just lock myself in the bedroom and never come out. My one own room is all I need."
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Katt Williams Facing New Financial Woes

May 05, 2010 09:34:22 GMT


Troubled comedian Katt Williams is facing new financial woes - he owes more than $280,000 in unpaid taxes. Officers at America's Internal Revenue Service (IRS) filed a demand against the Norbit star for $284,419 on March 15 at the Los Angeles County Recorder of Deeds.

But his manager insists the funnyman has every intention of sorting out the problem, telling the Detroit News, "Mr. Williams will pay all debts owed to the IRS." The actor's personal problems have spun out of control in the last year - he was arrested in Georgia on suspicion of burglary in November 2009, and was sued in February this year over an allegedly unpaid construction bill.
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David Boreanaz and Wife Visit Counselor Following His Infidelity Confession

May 05, 2010 09:31:45 GMT


David Boreanaz and his wife are hoping for a fresh start following the actor's infidelity admission - they're undergoing counsellings and are set to move into a new home in a bid to salvage their marriage. The "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" star stunned fans on Monday, May 3 after confessing he had cheated on his wife of nine years, Jaime Bergman, after an anonymous mistress threatened to sell her story to the press.

Now the actor and the former Playboy Playmate are working through their issues with the help of a counselor, according to Boreanaz's mother-in-law. Bergman's mum Sue Scallion tells E! news the couple has no plans to split up and is even relocating to a new house together.
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Summit Sets Release Date for 'Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn'


May 05, 2010 09:16:49 GMT


Summit Entertainment has picked a release date for "The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn". According to The Hollywood Reporter, the studio has set November 18, 2011 as the day when the final installment of the vampire drama movie series hits U.S. theaters.

However, it has not been announced whether the last chapter of "Twilight" film franchise is going to be split into two parts or not. Latest report on the matter said that sources insisted "Breaking Dawn" will be made into two movies.
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'90210' 2.21 Preview: Javier Plus Adrianna Equals to Javianna

May 05, 2010 09:15:45 GMT


A new guy who is more good looking than a Jonas and less American than an Idol is visiting the famous zip code "90210" next week. Latin recording artist Diego Boneta guest stars as Javier, a pop star who is romancing Adrianna and blocks Navid's way to tell her how he feels.

Also in the episode called "Javianna", Jen has taken control of Naomi's finances and puts her on a tight budget, resulting in an instant meltdown by Naomi. Without her credit cards, Naomi is too distracted to realize Liam is in need of support to deal with the departure of his father, so he turns to Annie for comfort.
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'Eclipse' to Get Early Screening at LA Film Festival


May 05, 2010 08:46:07 GMT


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2010 Los Angeles Film Festival will get the honor to screen the upcoming "The Twilight Saga's Eclipse". This follow-up to "The Twilight Saga's New Moon" is listed as "bonus by invitation screening" in the line-up unveiled on Tuesday, May 4.

The Los Angeles Film Festival itself will run June 17-27. This means limited audience will get a chance to watch the movie before it opens wide in theaters across the U.S. in the end of the month.
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B.o.B's 'Adventures of Bobby Ray' Debuts Atop Albums Chart

May 05, 2010 08:45:13 GMT


B.o.B's debut album "B.o.B Presents The Adventures of Bobby Ray" lands at the first position on the U.S. albums chart. His manager TJ Chapman was quick to announce the achievement, tweeting "B.o.B.'s 'Adventures of Bobby Ray' album debuts #1 in the US this wk w/ 83,747 copies sold!"

Fellow MC T.I., who is his labelmate at Grand Hustle, also congratulated him for scoring his first chart topper. "congrats to @bobatl for having the #1 album in the country! shout out to all the fans who made it possible!!" T.I. wrote on his own page.
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Rihanna Is a Fun Person, Matt Kemp Says


May 05, 2010 08:10:37 GMT


U.S. baseball star Matt Kemp has opened up about his romance with Rihanna, insisting the "Umbrella" hitmaker is "fun to be around". The ultra-private sportsman, who plays for the Los Angeles Dodgers, has been keeping details of his romance secret, but after the loved-up singer gushed about her new boyfriend in a recent radio interview, Kemp has started cooing about the R&B superstar.

When asked if he and Rihanna were officially an item, Kemp told UsMagazine.com, "Yeah! That's my girl," adding, "She's just a fun person. I love to be around her... She's definitely a great person in my life, and I'm happy I'm with her."
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'Alice in Wonderland' Is One of the World's Highest-Grossing Movies

May 05, 2010 08:06:56 GMT


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Tim Burton's "Alice in Wonderland" has become the moviemaker's most successful film, landing him a place in the all-time top 10 box office hits. The Disney movie has made $928.9 million around the world, and, as a result, has nudged "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers" out of the top 10.

James Cameron's "Avatar" became the world's highest-grossing movie earlier this year after ending "Titanic" 's decade-long reign at the top of the global box office.
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Corbin Bernsen Slapped With Tax Problem

May 05, 2010 08:05:24 GMT


Actor Corbin Bernsen has become the latest star to fall foul of California tax officials after allegedly falling behind with payments. The "Major League" star has had a lien filed against him and his wife Amanda Pays, accusing them of owing $94,681 in delinquent taxes.

The demand was submitted by California tax bosses at the Los Angeles County Recorder of Deeds on March 19 according to the Detroit News.
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Confirmed, Lindsay Lohan Is Porn Star Linda Lovelace in 'Inferno'


May 05, 2010 08:04:42 GMT


Lindsay Lohan has scored a new big screen project. Following wide reports that she is linked to the role of Linda Lovelace in "Inferno", producer Wali Razaqi has confirmed that the singer/actress has been chosen to play the porn star in the biopic.

"We've all thought that Lindsay would be a great choice for a while now, and we're all convinced that she is going to do it," Razaqi told Los Angeles Times. "For at least a year, the director [Matthew Wilder] and I have gone back and forth imagining how awesome of a performance she could give if she was in the movie."
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Samuel L. Jackson Has Titanium Bolt in His Spine


May 05, 2010 08:04:19 GMT


Samuel L. Jackson has a titanium bolt in his spine after a series of severe back problems. The "Pulp Fiction" star crushed a nerve and had to have the device fitted to allow him to walk, bend over and play golf.

And he's still amazed by the fact the surgery he had last year has ended years of spinal problems. He says, "I have what's known as a Coflex device, which is a titanium piece... that's clamped to the upper phalange and the lower phalange."
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Taylor Swift Simple and Sexy at TIME 100 Gala

May 05, 2010 07:26:29 GMT


Prominent figures from entertainment and politic world blend at TIME 100 gala held on Tuesday, May 4 night in Frederick P. Rose Hall at NYC's Jazz at Lincoln Center. Taylor Swift, who is included in the magazine's the most influential people this year, attended the event in a little black dress by J. Mendel and heels by Christian Louboutin.

Former presidential candidate Sarah Palin who is within the category of leaders also showed up at the event, accompanied by husband Todd Palin. Other guests from the non-entertainment world are motivational speaker Suze Orman, business tycoon Richard Branson, political activist Elie Wiesel, and artist Jeff Koons.
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Heaven and Hell Scrap Tour as Ronnie James Dio Battles Cancer

May 05, 2010 07:21:30 GMT


Ronnie James Dio's ongoing cancer battle has wrecked rock supergroup Heaven and Hell's summer tour plans - the group has scrapped all commitments for the foreseeable future to allow the former Dio star to concentrate of his health crisis.

Dio was diagnosed with stomach cancer late last year and recently revealed he is finding it difficult to eat. And now it appears his hopes of being fit enough for the band's extensive summer tour have been dashed.
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Moby Forms a New Heavy Metal Band

May 05, 2010 07:18:35 GMT


Dance music star Moby has announced plans to hit the road with a heavy metal band. The "Porcelain" hitmaker has formed a new group, called Diamondsnake, with three pals, and he has released the tracks "What the World Needs Now Is Rock", "We Wanna Love You" and "Rock and Raw" on websites Facebook and MySpace.com.

A statement from Moby reads, "Combining such disparate influences as rock, hard rock, metal, and heavy metal, New York City's Diamondsnake was borne out of a shared love for entering a small, dark, and musty room, plugging into a few amps, and playing as loud as possible for a seriously long time."
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Justin Bieber and Katy Perry to Perform at MuchMusic Video Awards


May 05, 2010 07:16:20 GMT


Justin Bieber is booked to make a live performance at this year's MuchMusic Video Awards and will likely perform his hit single from "My World 2.0". Also confirmed to rock the Canadian awards show, which will be held on June 20, is the "I Kissed a Girl" hitmaker Katy Perry.

Like Justin who might do cross promotion for his album, Katy who was snapped landing her luscious lips on Justin's cheeks at the 2010 Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards is also expected to sing her brand new song "California Gurls". The track is claimed as an answer to Jay-Z's smash hit "Empire State of Mind" and has been tentatively listed by FMQB to make its debut on May 25.
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Toxicology Reports Rule Out Drugs in Corey Haim's Death

May 05, 2010 07:15:03 GMT


Tragic actor Corey Haim died of natural causes, according to findings by Los Angeles Coroners officials. Reports suggested "The Lost Boys" star died of a drug overdose in March, but a full toxicology investigation has ruled the narcotics in the star's system at the time of his death did not kill him.

Instead, a bad heart and pneumonia caused the tragedy, along with a blood flow issue. Haim's longtime pal Corey Feldman suggested natural causes when he spoke out about his friend's death a day after he was pronounced dead at a Burbank, California hospital. Feldman insisted Haim may have suffered kidney or heart failure.
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'Iron Man 2' Leaked Before U.S. Screening

May 05, 2010 07:10:09 GMT


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Pirated copies of "Iron Man 2" have leaked online four days before the much-anticipated sequel hits cinemas in the U.S. Studio bosses at Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment opted to release the movie outside America before the film's domestic release on Friday, May 7, and they were rewarded with ticket sales of more than $100 million at the international box office last weekend.

But the quick release has given pirates the opportunity to copy the movie and leak it. According to The Hollywood Reporter, camcorder-shot copies of the movie are available for download on a string of torrent sites online.
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Final 'Lost' Episode Is Two-and-a-Half Hours

May 05, 2010 06:57:55 GMT


ABC is investing on the series finale of "Lost" by extending the television event with additional 30 minutes. On May 23, the originally two-hour episode would run from 9 to 11:30 P.M.. Creators Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse finished the editing on Monday, May 3, tweeting "We're done. Amen".

Lindelof and Cuse previously said that they could not cramp all the answers in the finale which has been titled "The End". But apparently, they need more than two hours just to tie some of the loose ends.
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Girlicious Unveil 'Maniac' Music Video

May 05, 2010 06:43:40 GMT


Girlicious have treated their devotees with a music video premiere of their latest single "Maniac". Wearing black and white get-up, Nichole Cordova, Chrystina Sayers and Natalie Mejia are dripping wet, dancing to the song in the pouring rain.

"Maniac" is expected to be included in Girlicious' upcoming sophomore set which is yet to be titled. The music video reportedly was filmed at an abandoned hospital in Los Angeles. Although it was the album's second single, the video will be the first clip debuted from the effort since music video for the first single "Over You" has been scrapped.
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Kristen Bell Meets High School Enemy in 'You Again' Trailer

May 05, 2010 06:35:13 GMT


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Yahoo! Movies has got its hand on the first trailer for "You Again". The video features a quick flashback to Kristen Bell's Marni as a nerd girl in high school and gives preview to her feud with Odette Yustman's Joanna when they meet again after years.

Successful PR Marni is surprised when finding out that her brother is going to marry her high school arch nemesis Joanna. To make it worse, her mother Gail recognizes the bride's highfalutin aunt as her own high school rival. As the claws come out and old wounds are opened, they also learn that all people made mistake.
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Kristin Cavallari: 'I'm Off of All Drugs'

May 05, 2010 06:22:01 GMT


"The Hills" star Kristin Cavallari has fired back at reports she was caught snorting cocaine backstage at the Coachella festival in California last month, insisting she doesn't need drugs to have a good time.

The reality TV star claims the fact the drug story took three weeks to hit the tabloids proves it isn't true. She says, "Don't you think if that were really true, it would come out right after Coachella...? Isn't it convenient that the week the show (The Hills) premieres, now Us Weekly is doing a whole thing about us."
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One of Jenna Jameson's Twins Passed Out

May 05, 2010 06:16:08 GMT


One of Jenna Jameson's twin baby sons was taken to hospital by ambulance on Monday, May 3 after losing consciousness at the family's California home. The former adult star called 911 after one-year-old Journey began vomiting and then passed out at around 11 PM local time.

An ambulance raced to the scene and escorted mum and tot to a local medical centre, where Journey was "hydrated", reports TMZ. Doctors told Jameson her son was probably suffering from a bout of stomach flu.
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Official Cover Art of Drake's 'Thank Me Later'


May 05, 2010 06:13:04 GMT


Drake's picture which will be featured on the front page of his upcoming full-length debut album "Thank Me Later" has been uncovered. The artwork sees a blurry headshot of the Canadian rapper with eyes looking up beyond the camera.

"Thank Me Later" is scheduled to be made available for purchase across the United States on June 15. The lead single of the summer release has been embraced by music fans since March this year with a music video being debuted later on.
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'Lucky' Bret Michaels Discharged From Hospital

May 05, 2010 06:12:56 GMT


Poison star Bret Michaels has been discharged from the Arizona hospital where he was hospitalized after suffering a brain haemorrhage last month. The rocker, 47, was admitted to the intensive care unit of St. Joseph's Hospital in Phoenix after suffering bleeding on the brain.

Doctors later discovered Michaels suffered a life-threatening side-effect of the condition called hyponatremia - a lack of sodium in the body that can lead to seizures. Dr. Joseph Zabramski held a press conference on Tuesday, May 4 to address Michael's condition, revealing he is in stable condition and is expected to make a full recovery.
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Keanu Reeves and Charlize Theron Caught Sharing Intimate Kiss


May 05, 2010 05:07:34 GMT


Keanu Reeves and Charlize Theron have fueled rumors that they are more than just pals when they were spotted getting intimate in Beverly Hills, California on Monday night, May 3. The twosome had PDA while waiting for the valet after sharing a "romantic dinner" at Bouchon restaurant.

In a video obtained by TMZ, the couple was seen sharing an affectionate kiss and long hug on the way out of the eatery. Keanu and Charlize later drove home separately, with the 34-year-old beauty's car arriving first.
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David Boreanaz's Mistress Angry at His Confession


May 05, 2010 05:05:00 GMT


David Boreanaz's mistress plans to reveal all about her affair with the "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" star after he "attacked her" in the media. Boreanaz went public about his infidelity on Monday, May 3, confessing he had cheated on his wife of nine years, Jaime Bergman, after an anonymous mistress threatened to sell her story to the media.

The star said, "Our marriage has been tainted with my infidelities. I just want to be open and honest. I was irresponsible. I was associated with a woman who I was involved with and had a relationship with. She asked for money. I felt as though I was being blackmailed or there was some sort of extortion."
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Janet Jackson Snubbed by LCD Soundsystem's Frontman


May 05, 2010 04:54:50 GMT


LCD Soundsystem frontman James Murphy snubbed Janet Jackson when she asked him to write a "funky and dirty" track for her. The rocker was approached by the "Nasty" singer after she was impressed with the band's debut single, "Losing My Edge".

Jackson asked Murphy to help boost her chart hopes by creating a tailor-made song for her - but he ignored the request. Murphy tells Uncut magazine, "I got a phone message from Janet Jackson saying. 'Hi, I love Losing My Edge, can you do me something funky and dirty like that?' I can't really do off-the-peg stuff, so I never called back. It's not a problem. I'll always find a way to make a living."
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Christina Aguilera Confirmed to Sing at 2010 MTV Movie Awards

May 05, 2010 04:48:08 GMT


Christina Aguilera has been announced as one of the musical guests at the 19th Annual MTV Movie Awards. She is confirmed to perform "Not Myself Tonight", one of her new songs from her upcoming June 8 release "Bionic".

Beside announcing Christina Aguilera as a performer, MTV has also unveiled a list of presenters for the awards show. They are Jessica Biel, Vanessa Hudgens, Miranda Cosgrove, Bradley Cooper, Tom Cruise, Cameron Diaz, Jonah Hill, Russell Brand, Steve Carell, Shaun White and P. Diddy.
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Brad Pitt and Jim Carrey Won Webby Awards

May 05, 2010 04:45:40 GMT


Web-savvy actors Brad Pitt and Jim Carrey have been honored for their contributions to the internet, earning top honours at this year's Webby Awards.

Organizers of the awards - which celebrate the best of the net - picked Pitt in the activism category for the website for his "Make It Right" foundation, which he launched in 2007 to help rebuild New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. Meanwhile, funnyman Carrey landed a Webby and a people's voice award for his gut-busting official fan site.
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Mira Sorvino in Talks to Revive 'Romy and Michelle'

May 05, 2010 04:39:19 GMT


Mira Sorvino has confirmed she's been in talks to re-team with Lisa Kudrow for a sequel to their cult 1997 movie "Romy & Michelle's High School Reunion". The Oscar-winner joined forces with the "Friends" star to play a pair of ditzy blondes attending a get-together with their childhood friends.

The film spawned a 2005 TV prequel, "Romy and Michele: In the Beginning", starring Katherine Heigl, but Sorvino hopes movie bosses will agree to bring the two original actresses back for a follow-up.
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Kylie Minogue Works to Bring Her Songs to Theater

May 05, 2010 04:28:48 GMT


Australian superstar Kylie Minogue is to follow in the footsteps of ABBA, Queen and the Spice Girls by turning her hits into a showstopping musical. ABBA's iconic tracks were transformed into hugely popular stageshow "Mamma Mia!", which was later adapted for the big screen with Meryl Streep and Amanda Seyfried in the starring roles.

The music of Queen became "We Will Rock You", and the Spice Girls' former manager Simon Fuller confirmed earlier this year work has began on a musical telling the story of the girlgroup's rise to fame. Now Minogue, who has enjoyed a career spanning three decades, is planning to take her own songs to the theatre - she's teaming up with stylist-turned-West End art director William Baker to create a musical.
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Chely Wright Regrets Attempt to Romance Brad Paisley

May 05, 2010 04:27:42 GMT


Gay singer Chely Wright regrets her misguided attempt at romance with fellow country star Brad Paisley - she ended the relationship because she "could see the damage she was doing to him". Wright 'came out' as a lesbian this week and has opened up about her doomed relationship with Paisley, who duetted with her on 2000 track "Hard to Be a Husband, Hard to Be a Wife".

Wright admits she kept her sexuality secret from her ex-boyfriend, and ended the romance as soon as it started to turn serious. She tells Access Hollywood, "When I realized he was wanting forever with me... I could see the damage I was doing to him, and I cut him off completely, cold turkey."
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It's Official: Matthew Vaughn to Direct 'First Class' for Summer 2011 Release

May 05, 2010 04:27:16 GMT


"X-Men: First Class" has found its helmer. Following reports that Matthew Vaughn is circling the project, 20th Century Fox has announced that the "Kick-Ass" helmer is officially hired to serve behind the lens for the next installment of "X-Men" film franchise.

The studio is apparently moving forward with "First Class", planning to start the production in summer this year. The film itself gets a nice slot, slated to arrive in U.S. cinemas on June 3, 2011. Bryan Singer, who was originally set to helm, will now produce the upcoming movie alongside Lauren Shuler Donner and Simon Kinberg.
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Bret Michaels NOT Faking His Illness

May 05, 2010 04:26:31 GMT


Bret Michaels' sister has slammed online gossips for spreading rumors the star is faking his illness - insisting she doesn't want her sick brother to "see something like that" while he recovers from a brain haemorrhage. The Poison singer collapsed last week and remains in a critical condition in an intensive care unit at a specialist Arizona hospital.

Michaels' publicists fueled hopes of a speedy recovering by announcing the star's canceled shows would be rescheduled for the end of May, although his sister Michelle admits there is "no way" he will be able to get back on stage so quickly. And she is fuming after online bloggers suggested her brother exaggerated the seriousness of his condition to publicize his tour.
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Michael Weatherly Wants a Musical Episode for 'NCIS'


May 05, 2010 04:23:30 GMT


Michael Weatherly has launched a campaign to persuade U.S. TV bosses to let him show off his singing skills in a musical episode of hit crime series "NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service ". Weatherly, who plays Agent Tony DiNozzo opposite actor Mark Harmon on the series, showcased his musical talents on the "NCIS" soundtrack, and now he's dreaming up plans for the detective pair to sing and dance on the programme.

He tells the New York Post, "If there's a crime show that can get away with it, we're on it... Mark Harmon has done some cowboy singing in the past." But Weatherly admits convincing TV bosses to sign off on the idea has been a challenge: "We have talked about it... there are certain people that think that it would be a disaster."
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'Glee' Star Jane Lynch Had Affair With Her Teacher

May 05, 2010 04:22:26 GMT


"Glee" star Jane Lynch had a passionate affair with one of her teachers - shortly after she 'came out' as a lesbian. The actress refused to let anyone know the truth about her sexuality until she turned 21, and one of her first female relationships was with an older woman at college.

Lynch says, "Being gay was the last thing in the world that I wanted to be. I'm one of those people who liked to toe the line - I'm not a rebel. I just want to be like everyone else most of the time. I finally came out when I was 21, which is kind of late, I guess. I had an affair with my teacher and it was really an amazing, mind-blowing experience. She was older and I was crazy about her and it was great - really wonderful."
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Jimmy Fallon Joked About Being Host of 62nd Emmys

May 05, 2010 04:18:14 GMT


Jimmy Fallon gets to spread his jokes and antiques to people in television later this year. The comedian and late night talk show host was only a guest at Primetime Emmy Awards last year but he gets to host the event this year, taking over from Neil Patrick Harris.

"Hosting the Emmys has been a dream of mine ever since they told me I was doing it," Fallon joked after the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences made the announcement. Executive producer Don Mischer meanwhile said, "Jimmy has many talents. He can sing, he can dance, he does impersonations, and he does it gracefully and with ease. I think he'll make a terrific host and we are really looking forward to working with him."
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Zac Efron and Jessica Biel Among MTV Movie Awards Presenters

May 05, 2010 03:50:23 GMT


2010 MTV Movie Awards starts with a great line-up. The show has announced the first set of presenters which already has a complete package, including names from young stars to hottest actors, from comedians to professional athlete.

Zac Efron, who has appeared in the first promo video for the event, is tapped to hand out the kudo at the gala night. His girlfriend Vanessa Hudgens and another young star Miranda Cosgrove are also hired to present.
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Gene Simmons: Lady GaGa Is Female Version of KISS


May 05, 2010 03:42:50 GMT


Glam rockers KISS are taking credit for Lady GaGa's outrageous style, branding the "Poker Face" hitmaker a "female version" of their band. The "Detroit Rock City" hitmakers admit they'd love to enlist GaGa as the fifth member of the group, insisting they inspired the 24 year old's flamboyant persona and stage costumes.

Gene Simmons says, "She's not Lady GaGa, she's really Lady Kiss. I love the vibe, the big mouth and the big visuals. She's the most exciting thing to happen since us. She's a female version of us. One of the first things we learned was to treat the audience as the guv'nor (boss). When they buy a ticket they become your boss. We just work here. She realizes that her fans deserve the best you got because they pay your wages."
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Chely Wright Suffered Emotional Breakdown

May 05, 2010 03:41:36 GMT


Gay country star Chely Wright considered taking her own life after personal conflicts over her sexuality led to a "meltdown". The singer 'came out' as a lesbian this week, announcing the news in an interview with People magazine.

Wright admits she felt pressured to keep her sexuality a secret throughout her career, and her internal struggles reached boiling point after an emotional conversation with fellow country star John Rich. She tells Access Hollywood, "He said, 'You're not gay are you?' I said, 'No, John, I'm not.' He said, 'Good, thank God.' And that began a spiral for me. I had a meltdown shortly after that."
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Mark Strong Wants to Play James Bond's Villain

May 05, 2010 03:40:24 GMT


British actor Mark Strong is eying his next villainous role - he's eager to play a Bond baddie opposite his pal Daniel Craig. The "Sherlock Holmes" star is famed for portraying sinister characters, and kick-started his career on U.K. TV drama "Our Friends in the North" opposite Craig - who is the godfather of his eldest son.

And Strong would like to reteam with the hunk for a James Bond movie - playing a villain opposite Craig's 007. He tells Britain's The Sun, "I would like to be a Bond villain if it was interesting. I choose every part according to whether I respond to the character. I love the fact that playing the villain is such an honorable profession and it's been elevated to a particular title in those movies - there's the Bond girl and the Bond villain."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Cameron Diaz Spotted Leaving A-Rod's Flat, Fueling Romance Rumor

May 05, 2010 03:38:59 GMT


Cameron Diaz has fueled rumors she is dating Kate Hudson's ex-boyfriend Alex Rodriguez - after she was spotted leaving the baseball player's New York apartment following a night out. The New York Yankees star - nicknamed A-Rod - split from Hudson in December 2009 after a whirlwind romance.

But the sportsman was rumored to have moved on from the actress with Diaz after he was spotted with her during the Super Bowl festivities in February this year. Now Diaz has caused further speculation she is dating Rodriguez, by dining with him at the Big Apple's Hotel Griffou, along with actress pal Kate Winslet on Saturday night, May 1, reports New York Post gossip column Page Six.
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'Lost' 6.15 Preview: Truth About Jacob and Man in Black


May 05, 2010 03:37:25 GMT


Viewers will finally learn the truth about Jacob and the Man in Black in the May 11 episode of "Lost". In the preview, the Man in Black says to Jacob, "Do you have any idea how badly I want to kill you?"

The official synopsis from ABC is kept relatively short, saying "The true motives of John Locke are finally explained." The preview shows Smocke showing two sides - light and dark, good and evil - using Othello seeds.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Finds Misspelled Name on Walk of Fame Star 'Hysterical'

May 05, 2010 03:14:38 GMT


Getting her name carved in Hollywood Walk of Fame should be an honor for Julia Louis-Dreyfus. But the Emmy-winning actress found it "hysterical" when she learned that her name was misspelled on the star.

The "The New Adventures of Old Christine" beauty was scheduled to unveil her star on Tuesday morning, May 4. But hours before the ceremony, CNN producer David Daniel who snapped a picture of the star found that her name was misspelled to become "Julia Luis Dreyfus", missing the "O" and a hypen.
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'Glee' 1.18 Preview: Puck Loses the Mohawk

May 05, 2010 03:07:49 GMT


A lot of big changes are happening in the next episode of "Glee". Puck makes the biggest move, shaving off his mohawk and seducing Mercedes in a bid to elevate his social status. Smelling something rotten in the air, Mercedes snaps, "I'm gonna ask you to stop!"

Meanwhile, Kurt tries to change his persona to impress his father. This means, taking an advice from Sue Sylvester and hooking up with Brittany in the basement. Rachel panics when a sore throat affects her singing and the doctor jokingly says she can't sing anymore.
News > Movie News

Kelsey Grammer's 'La Cage aux Folles' Leads Nominations of Tony Awards

May 05, 2010 03:05:26 GMT


Kelsey Grammer and Douglas Hodge's "La Cage aux Folles" musical and Broadway show "Fela!" are leading the way at this year's Tony Awards after scooping 11 nominations each. "Fela!", about the life of revered African world music star Fela Kuti, will go up against Green Day's "American Idiot", "Memphis", and "Million Dollar Quartet" in the coveted Best Musical category at the 64th annual prizegiving, which honors the best on Broadway.

Meanwhile, Grammer and Hodge, who star as a camp gay couple in "La Cage", will compete against Sean Hayes ("Promises, Promises"), Chad Kimball ("Memphis)" and Sahr Ngaujah ("Fela!") for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical. The evening is sure to be a star-studded event, with Hollywood actors Jude Law ("Hamlet"), Alfred Molina ("Red"), Liev Schreiber ("A View From the Bridge"), Christopher Walken ("A Behanding in Spokane") and Denzel Washington ("Fences") pitted against each other for the Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play award.
News > Music News

Video Premiere: Beyonce Knowles' 'Why Don't You Love Me'


May 05, 2010 02:32:32 GMT


Directed by Melina Matsoukas, "Why Don't You Love Me" music video from Beyonce Knowles has been premiered. It features the Grammy-winning singer as "B.B. Homemaker" who does everything in the house from cooking, washing dishes, doing laundry, scrubbing the floor and even fixing a car.

Though so, Beyonce seems to be unhappy as she is questioning her lover "why don't you need me?" and "why don't you love me?". She is crying on the phone with thick mascara running down her face and her hand holding a glass of martini. At one point, Beyonce is seen dusting off her 16 Golden Gramophones she earned during her singing career.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Sleepy Demi Lovato Involved in Car Accident


May 05, 2010 02:32:00 GMT


Demi Lovato has given an evidence why everyone needs a good night's sleep. The actress/singer has announced that she was involved in a fender-bender when she was sleepy on her way in Los Angeles on Tuesday, May 4.

"Today hasn't started off so great... I was so sleepy this morning I got in my first little accident in my car. :( blahhh," she tweeted. Soon after, she confirmed that she is okay despite the mishap, writing "To everyone who asked, yes - I'm totally fine! Thank you! Haha just was a huge bummer.. :/"
News > TV News

Pamela Anderson Gone From 'Dancing with the Stars'

May 05, 2010 02:18:23 GMT


Pamela Anderson, who has been in the bottom two a couple of times, is eventually cut out of "Dancing with the Stars". Last night, the "Baywatch" babe was dancing the waltz with partner Damian Whitewood and participated in a cha cha cha group dance which used Lady GaGa's "Telephone". They were given 24/30 for the waltz and 27/30 for the group dance.

"This has been one of the best experiences of my life - and that says a lot. I've had a lot of good experiences," Anderson said after Tom Bergeron read the result. She went on, "I wish everybody well, all the dancers. ...I'm really proud of the effort I've put into it I've never been able to apply myself in this kind of way. This is a dream come true."
News > Music News

Miley Cyrus Is Rarest Creature on Earth in 'Can't Be Tamed' Video


May 05, 2010 01:53:07 GMT


Miley Cyrus' "Can't Be Tamed" music video has been debuted in full on May 4 via E! News. It follows her as as "a creature so rare it was believed to be extinct." She is being locked in a giant cage and exposed to the crowd of a museum.

Introduced by the curator as "the rarest creature on Earth, Avis Cyrus," she amazes the attendees with her beautiful look, but manages to make them back off a few steps when she spontaneously spreads her huge wings to cover her face when camera flashes. Afterwards, the music begins and she along with a number of dancers breaks into energetic choreography.
 
 
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