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May 08, 2010

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Jon Favreau Wants Mandarin for 'Iron Man 3' Villain


May 08, 2010 07:55:12 GMT


"Iron Man 2" has just been dropped in U.S. theaters on May 7 and talk about the follow-up has once again begun. Speaking to MTV, Jon Favreau reveals who will be likely seen as the villain in "Iron Man 3". He says, "You have to do The Mandarin," when asked whether the said character is considered to appear in the forthcoming movie.

The helmer further adds that he realizes there will be some difficulties in bringing The Mandarin to the screen, sharing "The problem with The Mandarin is, the way it's depicted in the comic books, you don't want to see that." However, he also has possible solutions for the matter, stating "He also has 10 magical rings, and it just doesn't feel right for our thing, so it's either tech-based or the rings are not really rings."
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First Promo of 'Kourtney and Khloe Take Miami' Season 2


May 08, 2010 07:34:09 GMT


E! gave away the first taste of "Kourtney and Khloe Take Miami" which returns June 13 for the second season. With the tag line "Trouble Has Landed", the teaser shows Khloe Kardashian back on the mic for her radio show, Kourtney Kardashian visiting a zoo, and both shooting for DASH ad.

The taping was done earlier this year and was completed last month. The season will see Khloe juggling between her boutique DASH and her radio show "Khloe After Dark" but this time, she will have to attend to her husband Lamar Odom in L.A. too. Meanwhile, Kourtney who also co-owns DASH will include her baby's daddy Scott Disick in managing the store. She also wants to branch out to restaurant, bar and lounge business.
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Liam Gallagher to Reveal Beatles Movie Plan at Cannes Fest

May 08, 2010 07:32:43 GMT


Liam Gallagher will unveil a new film project about the final years of The Beatles at this month's Cannes Film Festival in France, according to new reports. The Oasis frontman has been a longtime fan of the Fab Four and has reportedly acquired the film rights to the band's party-loving pal Richard DiLello's memoirs.

Britain's Daily Mail reports Gallagher will announce a film project based on the book "The Longest Cocktail Party: An Insider's Diary of The Beatles, Their Million Dollar Apple Empire and Its Wild Rise and Fall" at Cannes. The singer has called DiLello's book "f**king brilliant".
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Dennis Quaid Shocked When Finding a Woman Tied Up in His Car Trunk

May 08, 2010 07:31:21 GMT


Dennis Quaid was in for a shock when he opened the trunk of his Mercedes for a repair man on the Warner Brothers lot in Burbank, California during a taping of U.S. TV show "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" - there was a woman bound and gagged inside. The fun-loving movie star has made a name for himself by appearing in comedy skits on the chat show - agreeing to say whatever host Ellen DeGeneres told him to do through an earpiece.

Past skits have included a trip to a coffee shop where he loudly announced, "I'm Dennis Quaid," upon his arrival and shocked a barista by spitting water into a cup, and an awkward meeting with a pizza delivery guy backstage.
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Dominic Monaghan: 1996 Bombing Was Great Favor to Manchester

May 08, 2010 07:30:08 GMT


"Lord of the Rings" star Dominic Monaghan is sure to spark controversy with radio remarks about the terrorist bombing of his native Manchester's city center in 1996 - he thinks the blast was "a huge favor" to the place. More than 200 people were injured in the IRA blast - but the actor insists the tragedy prompted a regeneration of the area, which was once a hotbed of crime.

Speaking on Los Angeles-based radio show Petros & Money, the Lost star says, "When I was growing up there... it was much rougher and then the IRA did one of the greatest favors that they've ever done for us - they planted a bomb in the town center of Manchester and, because of the large Irish contingent living in Manchester, they alerted the police, and everyone left the town center."
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Police Called to 'Lost' Star Malcolm David Kelley's House

May 08, 2010 07:28:13 GMT


"Lost" star Malcolm David Kelley was caught up in a real-life drama on Friday morning, May 7 when he called cops to report a break-in at his home in California. Teenager Kelley, who plays Walt on the hit desert island drama, called the police when he heard someone trying to break into his family's Bellflower home.

Cops apprehended the person minutes later outside. TMZ.com reports one person was taken into custody.
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Bethenny Frankel Welcomes Baby Boy


May 08, 2010 07:20:52 GMT


Bethenny Frankel has become a mother. The star of "The Real Housewives of New York City" has given birth to her first son on Friday, May 7 at a New York City hospital. Breaking the news is Maxine who writes on Twitter, "Secret texts from whole staff in NYC Presby Delivery room, snitch at @Bethenny Obstetrician office."

The baby boy reportedly weighed in 6lbs 8oz. Later, another update from Maxine's Twitter mentions that the newborn child, whose name is not yet revealed, will be baptized in the evening. "I'm receiving emails fr. NYPresby neonatal. Bethenney baby boy going 2 b baptized 2nite," so read the tweet.
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Clip From 'Supernatural' Season 5 Finale


May 08, 2010 06:58:04 GMT


A scene from the season finale of "Supernatural" is clipped. Dean tells his brother Sam that he's in for the big scheme to stop the Apocalypse. Sam and Dean realize they are out of options and make heart-breaking decisions that will change their lives forever.

"We're leading up to the big Death Match between Lucifer and Michael, which would cause the destruction of half the planet," producer Sera Gamble said. "Sam and Dean, of course, are trying to throw a wrench in the works, but these are the most powerful beings they've ever been up against, so their odds aren't great."
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Katharine McPhee's 'Terrified' Music Video Feat. Zachary Levi


May 08, 2010 06:39:23 GMT


A music video supporting Katharine McPhee's single "Terrified" which features Zachary Levi has been revealed. It features the contestant of "American Idol" season 5 in the recording booth with the "Chuck" actor.

Their studio scene is sometime intercepted with scenes featuring Kelly Overtone and Shane McRae as a couple who falls for one another. This newly-premiered clip is directed by Judson Pearce Morgan.
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New Pictures From 'Eclipse', 'Tron Legacy' and 'Let Me In'


May 08, 2010 06:38:44 GMT


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A brand new picture from "The Twilight Saga's Eclipse" has been released by Summit Entertainment. Exposing Bella Swan and Jacob Black without Edward Cullen, the photo sees them walking side by side while the werewolf leads his motorcycle.

Another sneak peek from the film reportedly will also be provided in a brand new trailer which is attached to "Letters to Juliet". However, the scoop from Eclipse Movie seems to be inaccurate since they mention that the Amanda Seyfried-starring movie will be released on Sunday, May 9 while it is actually set for May 14 release in the U.S.
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Official Cover Art of 'Eclipse' Soundtrack by Muse

May 08, 2010 06:11:10 GMT


An official artwork featuring an eclipse has been unveiled as the cover art of Muse's upcoming single "Neutron Star Collision (Love Is Forever)". The song is recorded for movie "The Twilight Saga's Eclipse" and will make its debut on May 17.

Muse previously contributed to soundtrack compilation of the first installment of "Twilight" movie series, having their song "Supermassive Black Hole" listed on the album. Also, they landed their track "I Belong To You (New Moon Remix)" in the theme song compilation of "The Twilight Saga's New Moon".
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'House M.D.' Shares 2 Minutes of Season 6 Finale

May 08, 2010 05:13:16 GMT


Although there's still one more episode in the way, FOX has given a preview of how "House M.D." will end in season 6. The first two minutes of the episode airing May 17 shares what happen eight hours before House is wrenching in pain and has blood in several places.

In the official synopsis, it is known that Cuddy, House and members of the team join forces with a search-and-rescue team to provide much-needed medical attention at the scene of an emergency. The finale is titled "Help Me".
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Video Premiere: Carrie Underwood's 'Undo It'


May 08, 2010 04:47:50 GMT


Carrie Underwood releases a black-and-white music video for her latest single called "Undo It". She is seen performing the song live during one of the concerts in her on-going tour. The live footage is combined with the gig's background screen clips.

Carrie will stop by Beaumont, TX on May 10 after performing at Cajundome in Lafayette, LA on May 8 to support "Play On", the album in which "Undo It" appears. The winner of "American Idol" season 4 will continue staying on the road until May 30 with the last stop at Spokane Arena in Spokane, WA.
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Sandra Bullock Plans to Work on Movies Again


May 08, 2010 04:46:20 GMT


Sandra Bullock does not plan to retire from acting yet. After her "reputed friends" claimed she "might never make another film again" because she enjoys being a mother to her newly adopted son Louis Bardo Bullock, her representative has spoken up to address the rumor. "Although she has no definite projects set at the moment, she has every intention of returning to work," the rep says.

However, the representative refuses to confirm or deny report that Sandra plans to leave California for good and divide her time between her houses in New Orleans and Austin, Texas. The rep explains, "In order to maintain Sandra Bullock's privacy, we will not comment on where she plans to live."
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Clipse Not Breaking Up Despite Solo Projects

May 08, 2010 04:40:20 GMT


Hip-hop duo Clipse has assured fans the band is not splitting up after unveiling plans to release solo albums later this year. Rapper Pusha T recently announced he and his brother Malice would each be hitting the studio alone to work on separate projects. He said, "2010 new Clipse music... (and) solo projects by myself, Pusha, and Malice."

But Pusha T insists pursuing their individual music goals will not spell the end of Clipse - they are just trying to expand their label, Re-Up Gang Records. He tells Vibe magazine, "We got Re-Up Gang Records, so we're trying to exercise every aspect of putting music out there."
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P. Diddy Denies Managing Nicki Minaj


May 08, 2010 04:35:45 GMT


Rap mogul Sean 'P. Diddy' Combs has dismissed reports he's taken Lil Wayne's protegee Nicki Minaj under his wing as her manager, warning fans not to "believe the rumors".

Minaj fired her manager Debbie Antney last month after three years together - and Bad Boy Records boss Combs was said to have stepped in to manage her budding career after she was snubbed by Lady GaGa's minder, Troy Carter. But Combs has brushed off the claims, insisting he has only offered the Bedrock star and their fellow rapper Rick Ross a few words of advice.
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Jamie Lynn-Sigler and Mark Sanchez Are Just Friends

May 08, 2010 04:31:56 GMT


American footballer Mark Sanchez has played down reports he's dating former "Sopranos" star Jamie Lynn-Sigler, insisting the actress "could do much better" than have him as a suitor.

Sigler, who split from her "Entourage" co-star Jerry Ferrara in December 2009, was alleged to have struck up a relationship with the New York Jets quarterback after meeting at a recent movie event in the Big Apple. The pair has also been spotted catching Broadway play "Race" together - but Sanchez is adamant they are just friends.
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Jodie Sweetin to Walk Down the Isle Before Showing


May 08, 2010 04:28:11 GMT


Pregnant actress Jodie Sweetin is planning to wed her DJ beau before the couple welcomes its first child together later this year, according to a tabloid report. The former "Full House" star announced she was expecting her second baby with boyfriend Morty Coyle last week.

Now Sweetin is reportedly keen to exchange vows with Coyle, just days after finalizing her divorce from second husband Cody Herpin. A source tells the National Enquirer, "The baby is due by the end of the year, and Jodie definitely wants to be settled into married life by then... Jodie thinks everything is going to work out just fine. She's going to be a bride again and a new mum. She thinks her new life is fantastic."
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Lindsay Lohan Has a Huge Bodyguard Following Her

May 08, 2010 04:25:07 GMT


Lindsay Lohan has hired a personal bodyguard to help ward off unwanted paparazzi attention. The "Mean Girls" star is hounded by snappers wherever she goes and has previously blamed the intense media attention for contributing to her personal problems, including her 2007 arrest for drink driving.

But Lohan is hoping the menacing presence of her new six foot (1.83 metre)-tall, 300 pound (136 kilogramme) bouncer will scare off overzealous photographers, according to the New York Post's gossip column Page Six.
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Mike Tyson: 'I'm Totally Destitute and Broke'

May 08, 2010 04:22:16 GMT


Retired boxing champ Mike Tyson has been left "totally broke" after years of excessive spending and lives pay cheque to pay cheque to cover his monthly expenses. The sporting icon's legacy has been marred by a series of alcohol and drug-related arrests throughout the years and his wild lifestyle away from the ring led to him filing for bankruptcy in 2003.

He was inspired to turn his life around after landing a role playing himself in the hit 2009 comedy "The Hangover", but he insists he is still struggling to make ends meet, despite recently scoring his own reality TV show about his love of bird racing.
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Orlando Bloom to Testify Against 'Pretty Wild' Star

May 08, 2010 04:14:54 GMT


Actor Orlando Bloom will appear in a Los Angeles court to testify against the teenage burglars who ransacked his house in the Hollywood Hills. The "Pirates of the Caribbean" star's home was targeted by the so-called Hollywood Burglar Bunch last year, along with celebrities like Paris Hilton, Lindsay Lohan and Rachel Bilson.

Items stolen from the stars' properties included designer clothing, jewelery and cash amounting to more than $3 million. Five people, three of whom are teenagers, were subsequently arrested by police and are preparing to stand trial on felony burglary charges.
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Katy Perry's Brand New Single 'California Gurls' Comes Out


May 08, 2010 04:12:29 GMT


Katy Perry's new single called "California Gurls" has been unleashed. The summer jam features up-beat tempo on the hook which allows music fans to go dancing on the floor. The cover art has also been out, featuring blue-wigged Katy sitting under an umbrella in a beach.

The track is confirmed to be included in Katy's forthcoming third studio album which is yet to be titled. Featuring Snoop Dogg, it is recorded as an answer to Jay-Z's New York anthem "Empire State of Mind" which features Alicia Keys.
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'Men in Black 3' Gets Release Date and 3-D Treatment, Will Smith Is Signed


May 08, 2010 04:10:48 GMT


The third "Men in Black" film is really happening. Reports say Columbia Pictures has given green light to "Men in Black 3" and announced a release date for the movie. The upcoming flick is now scheduled to arrive in the U.S. on May 25, 2012 and will be released in 3-D.

The studio also has locked an actor for the cast ensemble, tapping Will Smith to reprise his role as alien-chasing government operative Agent Jay. Moreover, Columbia has hired Barry Sonnenfeld to serve behind the lens for "MIB 3".
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Trudie Styler Promises Sex Chat With Sting to Bidders


May 08, 2010 03:48:16 GMT


Trudie Styler sexed up an auction to raise funds for environmental charities in New York on Thursday, May 6 - by promising potential buyers her husband Sting would reveal all about tantric lovemaking. The environmental campaigner took to the stand at a benefit gala for the Rainforest Action Network charity's 25th anniversary to auction tickets for Sting's concert at the Big Apple's Metropolitan Opera in July.

And she excited the crowd by promising an intimate chat with her husband - who famously claimed to spice up his lovelife with hours of tantric sex. She told the crowd, "(If you buy them) you'll get to meet Sting backstage, and he'll talk to you about tantric sex."
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Bret Michaels Will Perform With Poison Next Year, Releasing New Solo Song

May 08, 2010 03:46:55 GMT


Bret Michaels will overcome his recent health scare to perform a set of Poison 25th anniversary concerts next year, according to the band's drummer Rikki Rockett. The singer checked out of hospital in Arizona earlier this week to recover from surgery at home, following a near-fatal brain haemorrhage.

Michaels is now starting to overcome the scare - and he's working towards making a full recovery in time for the band's 25th year in 2011 so he can perform onstage with his bandmates. Rockett tells U.S. talk show host Larry King, "We have every intention of doing it. Bret and I, as a matter of fact, talked about it this morning when we were on the phone. And we have every intention of doing a 25th anniversary next summer and - you know, I really strongly believe he's going to make it, and that's what we're going to be doing next year. We're going to keep on working."
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Kendra Wilkinson Has More Than One Sex Tape


May 08, 2010 03:45:35 GMT


Prepare for the coming of multiple sex tapes from Kendra Wilkinson. According to a report, the former Playboy model, whose raunchy video is going to be released by Vivid Entertainment, has filmed more than one sex tape.

Radar Online, which obtained 2008 documents mapping out an agreement between Kendra and her team about shopping the intimate footage, noticed that the document mentions Kendra has multiple sex tapes. According to the site, the documents uses "the Tapes" to refer to the video material.
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Kelis Blasts PETA, Urging Them to Fight for 'More Important Issues'


May 08, 2010 03:45:11 GMT


R&B star Kelis has risked the wrath of animal rights activists yet again - she admits deliberately trying to "wind them up" by embarking on a war of words earlier this year. The singer blasted staff at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) in January, writing a letter to bosses insisting it's a waste of time trying to "save the dang chipmunk".

PETA bosses hit back, telling the "Milkshake" hitmaker they had been "inundated" with complaints after she was photographed wearing a fur hat and coat during a trip to London. Now Kelis has re-ignited the feud - branding the animal rights group bosses uptight and urging them to fight for more "important" issues.
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Russell Crowe Lashes Out at Late Co-Star Oliver Reed


May 08, 2010 03:43:04 GMT


Russell Crowe has lashed out at his late "Gladiator" co-star Oliver Reed - insisting he never had a "pleasant conversation" with the actor, who "drank himself to death". British hellraiser Reed was famed for his heavy boozing, which finally prompted a fatal heart attack halfway through shooting the "Ridley Scott" epic in Malta in 1999.

And Crowe admits he has very few happy memories of his time with Reed - recalling one occasion when the intoxicated actor took to fighting with strangers in the street. Crowe tells Britain's GQ magazine, "I never got on with Ollie. He has visited me in dreams and asked me to talk kindly of him. So I should... but we never had a pleasant conversation."
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Danny Dyer Fired From Being Magazine Columnist After Controversial Advice

May 08, 2010 03:41:40 GMT


British actor Danny Dyer has been dropped from his role as a celebrity columnist for a U.K. magazine after sparking outrage by advising a reader to "cut" his girlfriend's face. The Business star came under fire from domestic violence groups after replying to a letter in his column for men's publication Zoo, telling a 23-year-old reader to "cut your ex's face, and then no one will want her" when asked for advice on how to get over a break-up.

The editor of the magazine blamed a "regrettable production error", while Dyer insisted he was not to blame - claiming he had been misquoted and was "devastated" by the scandal. The letter-writer, Alex Woolliscroft, then poured more pressure on Dyer by demanding an apology and "maybe compensation" from Zoo bosses.
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Catherine Bach Under Doctor's Care After Husband Peter Lopez's Death

May 08, 2010 03:40:30 GMT


Actress Catherine Bach has been placed under doctors' care after struggling to come to terms with the tragic death of her husband Peter Lopez. Music attorney Lopez, who spent seven years working for Michael Jackson, was found dead outside the family home in Encino, California last week after paramedics were called to the house following reports of a shooting.

Cops are investigating the case as an "apparent suicide" and his sudden loss has left Bach, known for her role as Daisy Duke on U.S. TV series "The Dukes of Hazzard", in a severe state of shock. Her mother-in-law Eleanor Lopez tells the National Enquirer, "She's like a zombie. She's completely out of it, in a daze. She keeps saying, 'What are we going to do now? Why would Peter do this? Why?' She's under doctor's care and has been given heavy medication, but she just can't accept what's happened. None of us can. My granddaughters can't stop crying. It's a house of grief over there."
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Clips From 'Vampire Diaries' Season 1 Finale


May 08, 2010 03:32:14 GMT


Damon acts like a knight in shining armor for Elena in the two newly released clips for "The Vampire Diaries" finale. In one clip, Damon is trying to find his way with Elena, only to be called "friend" by her. Upon hearing Jeremy telling Elena to "go to hell", Damon follows Jeremy and threatens him unless he forgives his sister.

The episode is called "Founder's Day" and it would be the conclusion of season 1. Producers said that they will leave a few cliffhangers. Asked whether the episode would prolong season one storylines or set up season two, Kevin Williamson told NY Post, "It's a little bit of both. We close the door on a couple chapters - some things are very, very final [laughs] and won't be coming back."
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Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson Never Told Oprah Winfrey They're Dating


May 08, 2010 03:09:50 GMT


Question of whether or not Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson are dating has not met the answer. Following report that the twosome has confirmed to Oprah Winfrey that they are seeing each other, the representative for the talk show queen tells Gossip Cop that "it's not true."

The representative is responding to earlier news which mentions that Oprah was told Kristen and Robert are dating at the backstage of "The Oprah Winfrey Show". When taping the May 13 episode earlier this week, the host would press the "Twilight" couple with question of whether or not they are an item. But Oprah promised she would not press it too hard on air if they privately told her the truth.
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Sneak Peek of Justin Bieber and Charice on 'Oprah'


May 08, 2010 03:00:45 GMT


"The Oprah Winfrey Show" gives a glimpse of Justin Bieber's appearance on the May 11 episode. Calling Bieber as the heartthrob of the decade, Oprah Winfrey asks "Did you dream of this happening to you?" to a beaming Bieber.

Bieber taped his appearance earlier this week in Chicago. Fans who have submitted a story about "what you love about Justin Bieber and why?" were in the audience. Bieber tweeted hours after the taping, "Just got to say that Oprah is real nice down to earth person. She even came back after the show to talk with everyone. She is incredible. And she made my grandpa cry. He went all water works in the crowd."
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Jonas Brothers' New Song 'LA Baby' Arrives in Full


May 08, 2010 02:39:34 GMT


A fresh material which is recorded by Jonas Brothers for upcoming season of their Disney Channel's Original Series "J.O.N.A.S!" has made its debut. It's titled "LA Baby" and contains pop/rock sounds like the band's previous records.

Music video for this soundtrack is expected to be premiered soon. To tide fans over, a sneak peek has been released, featuring the three brothers Kevin Jonas, Joe Jonas and Nick Jonas driving a car with their two co-stars Chelsea Staub and Nicole Anderson.
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Oprah Sent Robert Pattinson to Surprise a Family


May 08, 2010 02:34:42 GMT


Robert Pattinson did not only do Oprah Winfrey a favor by turning up on her couch but traveling to Naperville, Ill. as well to surprise one lucky family. The "Twilight" actor was Oprah's guest for May 13 episode but he pre-taped his section on Tuesday, May 4 before joining pals Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner and Dakota Fanning for the in-studio taping the next day.

Oprah asked her audience to write to her how "Twilight" has changed their lives for a spot on "The Oprah Winfrey Show". Mother of four Maria Miuli Mele sent an e-mail describing how her family resembles the Cullen family and included a photo of them dressed like the Cullens. Her son Giuseppe in particular hoped on a tree and posed like Pattinson in the first movie's scene.
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New Trailer for Christopher Nolan's 'Inception' Has Intense Scenes

May 08, 2010 02:25:29 GMT


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A new trailer for Christopher Nolan's "Inception" has come out, explaining more about the storyline. Opened with scenes in which Leonardo DiCaprio explains his job to Ellen Page, the video then switches to capture intense moments which happen as the consequence of his action which is to create the dreams.

In the official plot synopsis, it is known that the film focuses on DiCaprio's Cobb, an expert in stealing people's secrets through their dream. His rare ability has made him a coveted player in this treacherous new world of corporate espionage, but it has also made him an international fugitive and cost him everything he has ever loved.
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Official Cover Art of Miley Cyrus' 'Can't Be Tamed'


May 08, 2010 02:16:17 GMT


Miley Cyrus' new album "Can't Be Tamed" has got its official cover art coming out. This artwork sees the 17-year-old singer showing off her toned belly in unbuttoned black leather jacket which is matched with black tight pants.

The album is slated to hit market in the United States on June 22 with the title track already released as the lead single. The effort will be preceded with a live performance at the Rumsey Playfield in Central Park on June 18 for "Good Morning America" summer concert series. Joining Miley on the line-up are Rihanna, Black Eyed Peas, Alicia Keys, Jonas Brothers, Demi Lovato, Sugarland and Lady Antebellum.
 
 
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