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June 25, 2010

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After Numerous Jabs, M.I.A. Now Offers 'No Comment' on Lady GaGa


June 25, 2010 09:52:40 GMT

It has been publicly known that M.I.A. is not a fan of Lady GaGa. The "Born Free" singer has dissed GaGa, who actually is her labelmate in Interscope, during several occasions, but now she surprisingly offers "no comment" when asked about what she thinks of GaGa's upcoming studio album.

Met by E! News on the June 22 Nylon party, M.I.A. said, "You've got to be relevant to what's going on today, and not all thought-out like that, you know?" when the dance queen's name was mentioned. "As long you keep it reflective and honest about what's really going on. It's cool," she added.
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Illness Forced Sienna Miller to Skip Elton John's Party


June 25, 2010 09:48:10 GMT

Sienna Miller missed out on Sir Elton John's annual charity ball in Windsor, England on Thursday, June 24 after falling ill with glandular fever. The "Rocket Man" 's White Tie and Tiara Ball is a highlight of the celebrity social calendar in the U.K., with Elizabeth Hurley, Sharon Osbourne and Kelly Osbourne and David Walliams all heading to the singer's Windsor estate for the lavish affair.

But Miller was forced to skip the festivities after succumbing to the viral infection, which is also known as infectious mononucleosis (mono). She tells WENN, "I can't make it, I have glandular fever." The "Alfie" star cheered herself up with a hair appointment in London's posh Mayfair instead.
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Damon Albarn 'Nervous' About Headlining With Gorillaz

June 25, 2010 09:44:49 GMT

Damon Albarn is so "nervous" about Gorillaz's headlining slot at Glastonbury on Friday, June 25 - he's been having nightmares of "empty fields" ahead of his performance at Britain's legendary festival.

The Blur frontman will headline the famed U.K. music event with his band after stepping in to replace Irish rockers U2, who pulled out of the slot due to Bono's recent back surgery. But Albarn, whose 2009 Glastonbury slot with Blur was voted fans' favorite in a recent survey, admits he often worries revelers will snub his show.
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Kirsten Dunst Has Unsanctioned Love in 'All Good Things' International Trailer

June 25, 2010 09:35:46 GMT

A classic fairy tale of a rich guy who falls for a girl from different class in presented in a more twisted plot in "All Good Things", which has been previewed in a new international trailer. The video gives a look at Kirsten Dunst who is introduced to Ryan Gosling's lifestyle although his father does not give his consent to their relationship.

Set in the 1980s when the most notorious unsolved murder case in New York history happened, the film centers its story on the scion of a New York real estate dynasty who falls for a beautiful girl from the wrong side of the tracks. But the fairy tale ends when the girl disappears. As a down-and-out detective stumbles on info that may lead to the truth, the political stakes get higher and people close to the case end up dead.
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R. Kelly's 'Sign of a Victory' Music Video From World Cup


June 25, 2010 09:24:46 GMT

R. Kelly gives a "Sign of a Victory" in a music video aimed to support an official 2010 World Cup anthem. He has performed the song live for the very first time with Soweto Spiritual Singers on June 11 at the Johannesburg Stadium during the kick-off ceremony of the soccer championship.

"I feel blessed that 'Sign of a Victory' was selected to be part of the 2010 FIFA World Cup," he said in a statement. "The FIFA World Cup is an event that brings the world together and inspires us to be and do the best we can. It's this uplifting feeling that I tried to capture in the song."
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Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegren's Divorce Will Soon Become Official


June 25, 2010 09:16:56 GMT

Tiger Woods and his estranged wife Elin Nordegren are close to divorce. A source close to the situation revealed that the divorce is imminent, telling Radar Online "They've agreed on all the major points. It's all been worked out privately."

"Both Tiger and Elin are very close to finishing the negotiations and filing and signing the paperwork," the source further stated. Moreover, the professional golfer is said to hand over Elin $750 million in the settlement.
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Disney Stars Cast in 'Mean Girls 2'


June 25, 2010 08:59:31 GMT

After given a green light, "Mean Girls 2" apparently has begun filling the cast line-up. Two actresses, Meaghan Jette Martin and Maiara Walsh, have publicly announced that they are cast in the film to play major characters.

Martin posted on her Facebook, "Here is that announcemet..... I won't be going on [the Camp Rock 2] tour because I will be in Atlanta filming 'Mean Girls 2'! I will be playing the lead role of 'Jo'!" Meanwhile, Walsh has previously written on her Twitter, "So it's official.. I will be playing the lead 'plastic' in Mean Girls 2! I'm off to Atlanta at the end of the month to shoot :)"
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Taylor Lautner Called Stretch Armstrong 'Worst'

June 25, 2010 08:56:31 GMT

"Twilight" hunk Taylor Lautner" is excited to start filming upcoming action movie "Stretch Armstrong" - even though his new film character has "the worst superhero power".

The 18 year old star has signed up for the big-screen adaptation of the Hasbro action figure's life story, but insists the script will have to be "creative" for fans to be interested in the long-limbed hero. Lautner tells MTV.com, "It's, like, the worst superhero power, possibly, to get, and how you're going to take that and use it for good."
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Sean Kingston Snubbed Rihanna Over Wrinkled Shirt

June 25, 2010 08:52:36 GMT

Sean Kingston once turned down a dance date with Rihanna - because he had no freshly pressed clothes. The "Beautiful Girls" singer was partying in London at the exclusive Kensington Garden Hotel when he encountered the Bajan beauty, and was thrilled when the "Umbrella" singer asked him to escort her to nearby club Mahiki.

But Kingston quickly rebuffed her offer because he hadn't ironed his clothes - and now regrets his lame excuse. He tells Britain's Daily Mirror, "Rihanna asked me to go clubbing with her. Looking back I can't believe I said no just because I didn't have any clothes ironed. But I couldn't go out with a superstar looking bad."
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Alexandre Burke Pictured on the Set of 'Start Without You' Video


June 25, 2010 08:44:50 GMT

Alexandra Burke is preparing another music video. The winner of "The X Factor" season 5 is snapped filming the visuals for her latest single "Start Without You". In the spirit of summer, she rocks blue shorts and sleeveless red-and-white top for the video shoot.

The video was filmed in downtown Los Angeles on June 23 with a crew of over 150 people. Alexandra was accompanied by 6 LAPD police officers as she stopped traffic in the street whilst people on the street took to dancing to her song.
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Mom Still Believes Michael Jackson Was Murdered


June 25, 2010 08:39:26 GMT

Michael Jackson's mother Katherine has backed her daughter La Toya Jackson's allegations the King of Pop was murdered - insisting her superstar son was convinced "people wanted him dead".

In a rare TV interview with NBC's "Dateline" - set to air in the U.S. on the first anniversary of Jackson's death on Friday, June 25 - the family matriarch reveals the "Thriller" hitmaker always feared he would meet a tragic end. And the 80 year old is adamant greed played a part in the superstar's demise.
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Dominic West and Kate Moss Design Prints of London Landmark for Charity

June 25, 2010 08:24:50 GMT

"The Wire" star Dominic West and British supermodel Kate Moss have designed their own prints of iconic landmark the London Eye to raise money for charity. Other celebrities including Jude Law's ex-wife Sadie Frost and British actresses Jaime Winstone and Samantha Morton have also expressed their creative sides by making their own illustrations of the big wheel, which offers views of the British capital and beyond.

The images, which cost $7.50 each, can be bought from the London Eye gift shop and cash raised will benefit the Evelina Children's Hospital.
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Chris Rock Left Awestruck When Uncle Asked Him for Home Loan

June 25, 2010 08:21:40 GMT

Comedian Chris Rock was left awestruck recently when an uncle asked him to help pay for his New York apartment because the funnyman can't afford his own Big Apple pad. Rock admits he set up home in the neighboring state of New Jersey because he can get a lot more land for his money, so he was surprised when his relative reached out for financial help after years of living in the heart of New York.

He says, "One of my uncles called me up for money because he was losing his apartment in the city and I was like, 'Yo man, I don't have an apartment in the city!' I live in Jersey!"
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World Cup Hero Landon Donovan Called Estranged Wife After U.S.A Winning

June 25, 2010 08:21:10 GMT

U.S.A. soccer hero Landon Donovan's World Cup may have saved his marriage to actress Bianca Kajlich, she was the first person he called after scoring America's last-gasp winner against Algeria on Wednesday, June 23. Donovan and the one-time "Dawson's Creek" star quietly split in 2009 after just three years of marriage, but the estranged couple has reconnected over Team U.S.A.'s soccer success in South Africa.

The sportsman has confirmed he called Kajlich after scoring the goal that puts his national side into the next round of the World Cup and now insists, "We are not officially divorced." Of his phone chat with his estranged wife, Donovan revealed, "It was nice," and he blew Kajlich a kiss during a post-match TV interview.
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Ashley Greene Gave Her Crush 'Bloody Nose and Lip'

June 25, 2010 08:20:40 GMT

Actress Ashley Greene wrecked her first chance at romance when she was a child when she beat up her crush. The "Twilight" movies star was showing off her Taekwondo martial arts skills in front of friends and decided the boy she was sweet on would be her victim.

She explains, "I had to spar with the boys because I beat the girls up... This guy that I had a crush on, we called him Spitfire..., I gave him a bloody nose and lip, so needless to say the romance did not work out."
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Kellan Lutz: Robert Pattinson Stays Down to Earth, Just Needs Extra Protection


June 25, 2010 08:19:53 GMT

Robert Pattinson needs 11 bodyguards to protect him from overzealous fans, according to "Twilight" co-star Kellan Lutz. The Brit was propelled to superstar status with his role as brooding bloodsucker Edward Cullen in the hit film franchise, and now he needs round-the-clock protection from fans, like the ones who started camping out in Los Angeles on Monday, June 21 just to catch a glimpse of the hunk at "The Twilight Saga's Eclipse" premiere four days later.

But castmate Lutz insists Pattinson is still the same guy he first met at the beginning of the "Twilight" roller coaster - he just needs a little added protection. The American tells Parade magazine, "We've all stayed so down to earth, and it's just funny to see life change for the people around us, especially Rob."
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Father of Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen Reportedly Files for Bankruptcy


June 25, 2010 08:19:09 GMT

Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen's father has filed for bankruptcy and is facing foreclosure on his California home, according to a U.S. report. David Olsen, who fathered the billionaire twins with his first wife Jamie, has fallen behind on payments for his property in Tarzana and owes the bank almost $2.2 million.

According to documents obtained by the National Enquirer, the stars' dad and his second wife McKenzie will be forced out of the house on July 9 if they fail to settle their debt and the property will be sold off at a public auction. But it's not the first time Olsen Sr. has faced financial difficulty - he reportedly struggled to cover his tax debts in 2009 too.
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Pics: 'Rescue Me' Held Season 6 Premiere

June 25, 2010 08:18:24 GMT

Denis Leary, in casual salmon shirt, brought along his wife and daughter to the premiere of "Rescue Me". The red carpet event took place at AMC Theaters Empire 25 in Times Square on Thursday, June 24 night, around five days before the sixth season begins airing on FX Network.

All the main and supporting actors such as Callie Thorne, Mike Lombardi, Adam Ferrera, and Olivia Crocicchia generally came to the special screening. Steven Pasquale in particular walked the red carpet with crutches on. There was hardly any guest except those that the cast brought along.
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Robyn Debuts 3-D Music Video for 'Don't F**king Tell Me What to Do'

June 25, 2010 08:08:40 GMT

Robyn utilizes the latest trend in big screen project, 3-D treatment, for a music video promoting her single "Don't F**king Tell Me What to Do". The clip features nothing but a number of bright-colored objects which will jump out of the white screen if they are seen through 3-D glasses.

"Body Talk Pt. 1" is the album where "Don't F**king Tell Me What to Do" appears. Robyn's fifth studio album, it is going to arrive in the United States on June 15. Eight songs listed on it will take music lovers from "techno to dancehall to acoustic ballads and nostalgic Swedish folk songs in one seamless journey."
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Michael Fassbender Reportedly Accepts Magneto Role in 'First Class'

June 25, 2010 07:54:42 GMT

Michael Fassbender was recently reported to have been offered two roles in different movies, "X-Men: First Class" and an untitled Spider-Man reboot. And now the actor has made a decision to take the role of Erik Lensherr aka Magneto in the film about the mutants, Showbiz411 claims.

If the news is true, Fassbender then will star opposite James McAvoy who has been tapped to play Charles Xavier, aka Professor X. The film itself will chart the epic beginning of the "X-Men" saga and follow Xavier and Lensherr when they were still close friends who worked together with other Mutants to stop the greatest threat the world has ever known.
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Jimmy Buffett's Charity Gig Ticket Banned From eBay

June 25, 2010 07:24:52 GMT

Bosses at auction website eBay.com have thwarted scalpers hoping to get rich from selling free tickets to a Jimmy Buffett charity gig - by banning the sale of passes for the Gulf Coast benefit. More than 30,000 tickets for the easy listening star's free July 1 Alabama concert with country stars Kenny Chesney and Zac Brown were snapped up as soon as they became available on Wednesday, June 23 and opportunists who got their hands on passes have offered them as sale items on eBay.com.

Sickened by the thought of callous scalpers using the popular website to cash in on the oil spill benefit, eBay bosses have stepped in and pulled all reference to any sale. One Buffett fan says, "As soon as the tickets went, they began showing up for sale on eBay for more than $100 each."
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Katie Melua and K'naan Rule European Pop Charts

June 25, 2010 07:23:48 GMT

Katie Melua and K'naan rule the pop charts in Europe as Oasis' swansong hits collection challenges for the album number one. Melua's "The House" moves back to the continent's album chart top spot after giving up the crown to Christina Aguilera's "Bionic" last week, while Oasis' "Time Flies" - 1994-2009 crashes in at two after scoring a number one in Britain.

Lady Gaga's "The Fame" climbs a spot to three in its 75th week on the European chart, and Michael Buble's "Crazy Love" and "Grosse Freiheit" by Unheilig rounds out the new top five.
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Katy Perry Rules Billboard Hot 100 for Three Straight Weeks

June 25, 2010 07:22:35 GMT

Katy Perry has landed a third week atop the U.S. pop charts with her "California Gurls". For a second week running, the Billboard Hot 100 top four consists of Perry, Usher's "OMG", B.o.B's "Airplanes" and "Billionaire" by Travis McCoy - each track maintains its spot.

And Drake rockets into the top five at five with "Find Your Love" - a day after his debut album "Thank Me Later" entered the Billboard 200 at number one. The hip-hop sensation also lands the top three entries in the new chart, beginning with "Up All Night" at 49.
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Lily Allen's Dog Attacked Again

June 25, 2010 07:21:45 GMT

Lily Allen's pet pooch Mabel has been attacked again - and the singer is calling on fans for help in tracking down the bully who bit her. The dog was attacked earlier this year and her injuries were so severe, Allen posted pictures of Mabel bandaged up after a trip to the "doggy hospital" on Twitter.

And the "Smile" star has taken to Twitter again to ask for help after Mabel was attacked in London on Thursday, June 24. She wrote, "Mabel has been involved in a bite and run incident (sic) on hampstead Heath this morning. Tweet me if you saw or heard anything."
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Ashley Greene Gives Autograph on Rolls Royce Manual


June 25, 2010 07:19:51 GMT

"Twilight" star Ashley Greene turned a fan's dream into reality during an appearance on late-night U.S. chat show "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" on Wednesday, June 23 - when she brought along the odd gift he had asked her to sign. The devotee, called Ken, sent the actress his Bentley and Rolls Royce owners manual to sign and a FedEx envelope with his details, so she could post it back to him.

Thinking the item and Ken's request were interesting topics of conversation, she took them on the show with her and presented them to host Jimmy Kimmel, asking him to sign the manual too. Greene said, "That's the kind of fan mail I get. Apparently it's very near and dear to this person's heart... He wanted me to sign it and send it back."
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Lindsay Lohan Called to Give Deposition Over 2007 Drug Use

June 25, 2010 07:18:22 GMT

Lindsay Lohan has been told she must testify about her drug use on the night of her 2007 arrest as part of a civil trial regarding an alleged joyride. The "Mean Girls" star is facing legal action from three men who have accused her of kidnapping and endangering their lives when she allegedly jumped into a vehicle they were passengers in and took off on a wild ride through Malibu, California.

Lohan was arrested after the incident and charged with driving under the influence (DUI). Police also found cocaine on her person. The actress was forced to give a deposition in May after skipping two voluntary hearings, but she refused to answer questions about the drugs she had been taking on the night in question.
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On-Set Pictures of Monica's 'Love All Over Me' Music Video


June 25, 2010 07:18:19 GMT

Monica posted on Twitter two images taken from the recent video shoot of her single "Love All Over Me". Judging from the pictures, the clip might feature the singer walking down the aisle with Los Angeles Lakers Shannon Brown playing the leading man.

"Love All Over Me.. It was hard work but will pay off. I want to thank Shannon and Maino for being apart of a long, hard day. God bless," she wrote on the micro-blogging site. "This video truly speaks volumes to something I strongly believe in. And that's following your heart."
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'Pretty Wild' Star Alexis Neiers Begins Jail Time

June 25, 2010 07:17:56 GMT

Teenage reality TV star Alexis Neiers has begun her 180-day jail stint for stealing from actor Orlando Bloom's Hollywood Hills home. The "Pretty Wild" star, 18, surrendered to authorities on Thursday, June 24.

Neiers was sentenced after pleading no contest to a single count of first-degree residential burglary. She had been scheduled to go to trial on June on a felony burglary charge. If she had been convicted, she could have faced a six-year prison sentence.
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Sylvester Stallone Wants to Play Mafia in New Biopic

June 25, 2010 07:16:58 GMT

Hollywood tough guy Sylvester Stallone wants to portray notorious Mafia don John Gotti in a movie about the late convict's life. The "Rambo" star is in negotiations with Gotti's son 'Junior' John Gotti to turn his memories about his strained relationship with his father into a big screen project, according to TMZ.

Gotti Sr., the ruthless head of the powerful Gambino crime family, was convicted in 1992 for his involvement in the murders of 13 people. He died behind bars in 2002.
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'SYTYCD' Cut the Only Ballroom Dancer

June 25, 2010 07:10:10 GMT

The female contestants of "So You Think You Can Dance" this season proved to be less popular than the boys. After the elimination of Alexie Agdeppa last week, two more found themselves in the bottom three. Melinda Sullivan and Cristina Santana were in danger along with Robert Roldan.

These three danced for their lives as the last effort to impress the judges and stay in competition. Melinda danced the tap to Q-Tip's "Heels", Cristina did the salsa to "Quimbara" while Robert composed a contemporary piece with "Everywhere I Go". After some consideration, the judges put Roberto back in the Top 9 and weighed in between Melinda and Cristina.
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Robert Pattinson Reveals What He Loves About Kristen Stewart


June 25, 2010 06:56:42 GMT

Robert Pattinson has dished out things he loves about his on-screen lover and rumored girlfriend Kristen Stewart during an interview with Grazia Russia, via Hollywood Life. The 24-year-old heartthrob started his compliment to Stewart by mentioning "What I especially like about her is that she's like me, not dizzy from fans and press attention."

"She stays true to herself and very smart for her age," Pattinson further shared. The Edward Cullen of "Twilight" movie series also loves how mature Stewart is, saying "With each movie she matured. During the filming of '[The Twilight Saga's] Eclipse', I realized that she matured a lot and become a real woman. And, of course, it's a lot easier to work with person I worked before."
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Eminem and Jay-Z Add New Dates for Hometown Stadium Show

June 25, 2010 06:49:11 GMT

Two additional dates have been added to Eminem and Jay-Z's hometown stadium gig. The two rap moguls are now scheduled to share the stage of Detroit's Comerica Park on September 2 and 3. After that, they are going to rock New York's Yankee Stadium on September 13 and 14.

"This is a once-in-a-lifetime set of shows and I know we're both really going to bring it to our hometowns," the Slim Shady said when announcing the first dates of the gig in May. "The fans are going to love this and so am I. It's gonna be historic."
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Sneak Peek: Jake Pavelka on 'Drop Dead Diva'


June 25, 2010 06:47:16 GMT

While the news of Jake Pavelka's split from fiancee Vienna Girardi is still warm, Lifetime takes the chance to release several sneak peeks to his "Drop Dead Diva" cameo. The contestant of "The Bachelor" season 14 got into a character that actually is not far from his real life, to become a bachelor who must lay a choice between two women in a dating series.

Jake's Toby is a suitor on "Finding the One", a dating show which producer is being sued for "intentionally inflicting emotional harm" when Toby dumps one bachelorette for favor of another. Some stills revealed Jake's Toby Davlin walking down the isle with a brunette and the video preview showed a court trial where a blonde is also present. Toby is put on the testifying booth and reveals that he was encouraged to pick a particular girl for a dramatic effect.
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Mel Gibson Allegedly Files Restraining Order Against Oksana Grigorieva

June 25, 2010 06:21:49 GMT

"Braveheart" star Mel Gibson has filed restraining order against Oksana Grigorieva, the mother of his illegitimate six-month-old daughter Lucia, Radar Online reported. The 54-year-old actor entered the plea under seal at the Los Angeles Superior Court in Downtown Los Angeles on Thursday, June 24.

The site further revealed that Gibson is listed as the plaintiff, while Grigorieva as the defendant. The document was served to Grigorieva at her home in Sherman Oaks around 5 P.M. on Wednesday, June 23.
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'Lost' Triumphs at 36th Saturn Awards

June 25, 2010 06:15:27 GMT

The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films has announced the winners of 36th Annual Saturn Awards. In the television category, "Lost" went above "Fringe" in taking home the most prizes. The ABC series which ended its 6 years run in May is awarded with three while "Fringe" gets two.

The first award for "Lost" is dedicated to the series' star Josh Holloway. The depicter of Sawyer wins Best Actor on Television while Anna Torv of "Fringe" wins the female counterpart. The other two awards are for Best DVD Television Release, particularly for the fifth season's set, and for the coveted Best Television Series.
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Beyonce Knowles Makes New Music With The-Dream

June 25, 2010 06:03:56 GMT

After taking a break for a while following the end of her I Am...Yours tour, Beyonce Knowles is now back in the studio to make another studio album. The former member of Destiny's Child has The-Dream helping her for this new effort.

Confirming the news is The-Dream himself. In a recent interview, the Grammy-winning musician talked about working on a reality show and helping Rihanna with her next album in addition to hitting studio with Beyonce.
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Justin Bieber's Mom Offered to Pose Topless for Playboy


June 25, 2010 05:52:58 GMT

Justin Bieber's mom, Pattie Mallette, has been offered to pose topless for men's magazine Playboy, Zack Taylor reported. An insider of the adult magazine told the site that the 34-year-old mother will be given $50,000 to pose for a spread in an upcoming issue.

Mallette reportedly hasn't made any decision whether she will take the proposed deal or not. Meanwhile, a rep at Playboy refused to give any confirmation of the report, telling Hollyscoop "We're not commenting on this at this time."
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'Avatar' Wins Big at 2010 Saturn Awards

June 25, 2010 05:06:51 GMT

"Avatar" may have lost to "The Hurt Locker" at the 82nd annual Academy Awards, but it does not stop the sci-fi from dominating another award show. The movie has gone home as a big winner on Thursday, June 24 as it picked up ten prizes at the 36th annual Saturn Awards.

This James Cameron-directed flick was chosen as the Best Science Fiction Film, while the cast, Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Stephen Lang and Sigourney Weaver got one trophy each from Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor and Best Supporting Actress categories respectively.
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Randy Jackson Not Pro Mom's Tribute for Michael

June 25, 2010 04:59:01 GMT

Michael Jackson's brother Randy is disappointed by his mother Katherine's plans to join in celebrations marking the first anniversary of the pop superstar's death in the family's native Indiana, insisting he does not support the tribute.

The mayor of Gary, Rudy Clay, has announced a day of special events will take place on Friday, June 25 to celebrate the "Thriller" hitmaker's legacy in the town where he grew up. Clay revealed Katherine Jackson will be the guest of honor as locals perform, give speeches and hold a candlelight vigil - and she will unveil a monument to the King of Pop.
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DNA Test Proves Tiger Woods Not Fathering Porn Star's Son

June 25, 2010 04:52:31 GMT

Shamed golfer Tiger Woods can rest easy after learning a paternity suit filed against him by porn star Devon James has no merit - a DNA test conducted in 2002 has already proved another man is the father of her nine-year-old son.

James filed legal documents in Manatee County, Florida earlier this month, asking a judge to determine the paternity of her son, Austin. The adult star, real name Melinda Brinling, alleged Woods had fathered her child after a reported fling in 2001.
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Lil' Kim and Nicki Minaj Should Do a Duet to Resolve Their Feud


June 25, 2010 04:49:44 GMT

Question surrounding how Lil' Kim and Nicki Minaj could settle their recent rift arises. Concerning that matter, Ludacris told MTV that the two female rappers should make a song together, noting that "it's gonna kill the entire industry" for there aren't many female MCs in the game right now.

"The fact that we have females out there that's going back and forth - and I'm not saying it's either one's fault - I feel like y'all need to come together and squash all this bull**t and make records together," he explained. "Because [there's] a lot of women that wanna hear what the hell y'all got to say."
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Wesley Snipes Playing Victim of 'Miscarriage of Justice'

June 25, 2010 04:47:34 GMT

Wesley Snipes' attorneys are requesting judicial officials in Georgia dismiss their petition appealing the actor's tax evasion conviction following the arrest of his former financial adviser. "The Blade" star was convicted of three misdemeanor counts of wilful failure to file his income tax return in 2008. He is currently free pending an appeal to reduce a three-year prison sentence on U.S. federal tax charges.

Meanwhile, Snipes' one-time accountant, celebrity investor Kenneth Starr, was busted in May and accused of embezzling a massive $30 million from stars including the action star, Uma Thurman and Martin Scorsese. Starr has been charged with wire fraud, investment adviser fraud and money laundering amid claims he used the stolen cash to buy a luxurious Manhattan apartment.
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Ryan O'Neal Still Misses Farrah Fawcett and Hears Her Voice


June 25, 2010 04:40:29 GMT

Actor Ryan O'Neal can't escape the spectre of his late partner Farrah Fawcett - because she's still ever-present in the home they shared. The "Paper Moon" star admits he's still grieving the loss of his longtime girlfriend, who lost her battle with cancer a year ago - and he's both comforted and devastated by the memory of the actress.

In an emotional TV interview on the eve of the first anniversary of Fawcett's death, the actor said, "It's harder than I thought... I miss her, we all miss her... I miss her cooking. I haven't had a good meal since she left me."
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David Spade Said No Romance With Padma Lakshmi

June 25, 2010 04:32:19 GMT

Funnyman David Spade is laughing off rumors he's dating new mum Padma Lakshmi after the pair was spotted enjoying a dinner date. The "Joe Dirt" star sparked reports of a romance with Salman Rushdie's ex-wife after dining out in Los Angeles together last week - but he insists they are just friends.

He says, "No, (we're not dating). I met her last year. She was just in town so I was like, 'Let's have dinner'."
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Miley Cyrus Still Hates Vampires


June 25, 2010 04:31:19 GMT

Miley Cyrus is not team Edward, team Jacob or even bloodsucking HBO hit show "True Blood" fan. During an interview with E! News, the 17-year-old songtress revealed that she's not into the vampire trend at all, saying "I hate vampires."

Although Miley previously stated that she "could care less" about "Twilight" movies, she also knew nothing about "True Blood". When asked about the TV series, the "Can't Be Tamed" singer questioned, "What channel is that on?" However, she didn't mean to be sarcastic, explaining that her mother, Leticia "Tish" Cyrus, only gets "about 10 channels" at their house.
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Nas Agrees to Pay Ex-Wife Kelis' Mortgage

June 25, 2010 04:27:30 GMT

Rapper Nas has signed up for a payment plan in an effort to help him cover the cost of his ex-wife Kelis' mortgage, after falling behind on his spousal support. The "I Can" hitmaker, real name Nasir Jones, owes Kelis almost $300,000, with $52,989.22 of the debt stemming from the mortgage of her home, referred to only as Kenilworth.

He has now agreed to settle the arrears in monthly installments of $14,229.61 - almost double the amount he was previously ordered to pay - until the mortgage is up to date. Nas' lawyer filed documents outlining the plan in a Los Angeles County court on Wednesday, June 23. The papers, obtained by TMZ.com, also reveal the hip-hop star's plans to sell the property.
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Timbaland Surprised School's Graduation Party

June 25, 2010 04:23:46 GMT

Rapper/producer Timbaland and Dr. Dre shocked students in California on Wednesday, June 23 night by performing a surprise gig at their graduation party. "The Way I Are" hitmaker was introduced onstage at Culver City High by Dr. Dre, who then performed hits with his guest in the school's gymnasium.

A 17-year-old student from the school, Saul Salmeron, tells the Associated Press, "When we walked in, we were like, 'Whoa. Is this a second prom?' " Speaking during the event, which was sponsored by Interscope Records and Hewlett-Packard, Timbaland was met with cheers as he asked the crowd of teenagers, "Y'all got a curfew?"
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Jonas Brothers' 'Fall' Music Video From 'Jonas L.A.' Unveiled


June 25, 2010 04:22:48 GMT

Following the newly-premiered "Jonas L.A." season two, soundtracks for the TV series have got the accompanying music video one by one. After "L.A. Baby (Where Dreams Are Made Of)" and "Feelin' Alive", now a clip for another theme song "Fall" hit the web.

The video features Jonas Brothers performing the song upside down in a what looks like a living room. Footage from the previously-titled "J.O.N.A.S!" TV series where Nick Jonas and Nicole Anderson hit the beach and Chelsea Staub runs into Joe Jonas is also included.
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Blur's 2009 Glastonbury Gig Voted Best

June 25, 2010 04:20:24 GMT

Blur's performance at last year's Glastonbury music festival has been named the best show in the event's 40-year history by fans. The group returned to the music scene after a six-year hiatus to headline the 2009 summer festival, and the performance has beaten sets by David Bowie and Coldplay to land the top spot in a new BBC poll.

Radiohead's Glastonbury spots in 1997 and 2003 were second and third respectively, while Pulp's iconic 1995 performance came in fourth and Bowie's turn of the century set in 2000 was fifth. Coldplay's 2000 show, R.E.M.'s gig in 2003 and The Cure's headline slot in 1990 also made the top 10.
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Jason Bateman Booed When Cutting Line


June 25, 2010 04:13:18 GMT

Actor Jason Bateman left hundreds of Apple iPhone fans in Hollywood fuming on Thursday, June 24 when he was plucked from a long line of waiting customers and escorted straight into the store.

The "Up In the Air" star was among an estimated 2,000 people who had lined up outside the Apple store at The Grove shopping mall, eager to get their hands on the new iPhone 4, which went on sale on Thursday morning.
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Mariah Carey Bidding for Michael Jackson's This Is It Sofa

June 25, 2010 04:04:32 GMT

Mariah Carey will be going head to head with royalty and super-rich Michael Jackson fans in a bid to land a sofa set the King of Pop commissioned for his This Is It stageshow at an auction in Las Vegas on Friday, June 25. The pop superstar has asked interior designer to the stars Kenneth Bordewick to bid on the item at a Julien's Auction held on the anniversary of the Thriller singer's death.

Ironically, Bordewick also advised Jackson on the furniture for his London home - and flew to Italy to oversee the manufacture of the 22 items that craftsmen at Combustile custom made for the King of Pop. He tells WENN, "Mariah is very interested in the sofa set, which is expected to fetch $150,000, but I think it's more likely to go under the hammer for $1 million."
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Kellan Lutz Would Love to Play in 'Twilight' Spin-Off

June 25, 2010 03:58:16 GMT

Kellan Lutz is begging "Twilight" author Stephanie Meyer to write a vampire spin-off - so he can further explore his Emmett Cullen character on the big screen. The actor shot to fame as the bloodsucking brother of Robert Pattinson's Edward Cullen in the franchise and admits he's spent hours coming up with his alter ego's back story.

And he wants Meyer to come up with solo storylines for Emmett, insisting there's still "a lot" he has yet to share with Twilight fans. He tells Dose.ca, "Would I consider doing an Emmett spin-off? Oh yeah. Even if it's just one movie. To see Emmett and his wife Rosalie's relationship more would be nice. I love my character, I've made such a back-story in my head, and I just don't get to show a lot of him. I can't help it and I can't complain, but there's a lot I want to do with him..."
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Teaser Trailer for 'Little Fockers' Has a Glimpse of Jessica Alba

June 25, 2010 03:56:14 GMT

A long awaited sequel for "Meet the Fockers", "Little Fockers", has been previewed in a teaser trailer. It opens with Byrnes couple who gives a surprise visit to the Fockers at Christmas holiday. There, the tension between Jack and his son-in-law Greg are started. The teaser which is debuted by Apple also sees Jessica Alba as an attractive pharmaceutical rep who offers a business deal to Greg.

After marrying Pam, Greg now has five-year old twins. When the cash-strapped dad takes a job moonlighting for a drug company, however, Jack's suspicions about his favorite male nurse come roaring back. Now, Greg must prove to the skeptical Jack that he's fully capable as the man of the house.
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt Fuels Romance Rumor With Devon Aoki


June 25, 2010 03:54:28 GMT

"10 Things I Hate About You" star Joseph Gordon-Levitt has sparked speculation of a new romance after he was spotted kissing model-turned-actress Devon Aoki on a recent night out. The actor has been linked to the brunette beauty following several public displays of affection at a party at Boa Steakhouse in Los Angeles on Tuesday, June 22, according to the New York Post.

A source tells the publication, "They were holding hands, kissing and telling everyone they were a couple." The "Sin City" actress has previously dated rock star Lenny Kravitz, while Joseph was previously linked to Julia Stiles.
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Preview: Octomom Throws Babies at 'Silent Library' Contestant

June 25, 2010 03:51:58 GMT

Nadya Suleman who becomes world famous for being Octomom, makes a cameo on MTV's game show "Silent Library". It didn't take too hard for her to appear on the show for she was to imitate the birthing scene again. Plastic babies are being catapulted from underneath her to a contestant who has to take the bait for the rest of the team.

In each episode of "Silent Library", a team of six contestants attempts a series of offbeat challenges that range from painful to downright gross. The show is set in a library, so the players must remain quiet. The contestants draw cards, and the player who gets the skull and crossbones must endure an unusual punishment, such as getting hit with raw eggs shot from a huge plastic chicken. If they do so quietly, the show's host, Zero Kazama, awards them a cash prize. But, if the team makes too much noise, they kiss the money goodbye.
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Ben Stiller to Appear With His Parents in Yahoo! Web Series

June 25, 2010 03:48:22 GMT

Funnyman Ben Stiller is set to 'meet the parents' in a new TV series - he's starring in an online show with his real life mum and dad. The comedian has recruited his parents, comedy double act Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara, to appear with him in an upcoming current affairs show, which will see them discussing news items.

The trio will film short episodes, which are slated to appear on Yahoo.com at the end of the year. Yahoo Chief Marketing Officer Elisa Steele says, "Ben had a great idea, he started to talk to us and it was a good fit with Yahoo."
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Miranda Kerr Flaunts Engagement Ring

June 25, 2010 03:43:37 GMT

Miranda Kerr has debuted her engagement ring while she was out in Hollywood on Wednesday, June 23. The Victoria's Secret model, who sported a long colorful dress paired with jeans jacket, was looking at churches in the Los Angeles area for her upcoming wedding to Orlando Bloom, Radar Online reported.

Miranda was accompanied by her mother and she also brought her beloved dog Frankie along to scout for locations. A rep for the 27-year-old beauty, Carlii Lyon, previously shared that "the entire Kerr family is thrilled with the [engagement] news. It is a very exciting time for both of them."
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Deborah Gibson and Tiffany Cast as Enemies in New TV Movie

June 25, 2010 03:28:04 GMT

Eighties pop rivals Deborah Gibson and Tiffany are going head-to-head once more - they've been cast as enemies in upcoming movie "Mega Python vs. Gatoroid". The former teen pop stars, who were often portrayed as chart competitors in their heyday, will poke fun at their 'rivalry' with opposing roles in the new TV movie.

Gibson is to star as an animal rights campaigner who frees exotic snakes from pet stores, while Tiffany will play a park ranger desperate to save endangered alligators. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the film's script sees the duo battle it out at a party before finishing off their brawl in a swamp outside.
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World Premiere of 'Twilight Saga's Eclipse' in Los Angeles

June 25, 2010 03:20:56 GMT

Los Angeles officially gets "Twilight" fever. On Thursday, June 24, the cast of the film have gathered at Nokia Theatre to attend the world premiere of the latest film from the franchise, "The Twilight Saga's Eclipse". After lining up for few days, fans have finally got a glimpse of Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner.

The film beauty gracefully hits the red carpet in her one-sleeved white dress which bares her back. She finishes her glamor style with her neatly-styled hair. Lautner sports formal look with white and black outfit. Pattinson, meanwhile, refuses to be traditional by choosing a red suit and pants. Upon their arrivals, the trio stop for a while to give autographs to fans, before they pose together for cameras.
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Michael Jackson's Family Home Guarded by Police on His Death Anniversary


June 25, 2010 03:20:52 GMT

Squads of police officers have been recruited to guard Michael Jackson's family home on the first anniversary of his death on Friday, June 25, according to reports. Los Angeles Police Department officials are drafting 30 to 40 officers to patrol the Jackson family compound in Encino, California, as well as the surrounding streets, throughout the weekend.

The residency, where Katherine Jackson lives with the King of Pop's three children, is expected to be visited by scores of fans mourning the star a year after his death, reports TMZ.com. LAPD bosses will also be banning any vendors selling unauthorized tribute memorabilia in the area, as well as at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Glendale, California, where Jackson was interred.
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'Dexter' Adds Jonny Lee Miller to Season 5

June 25, 2010 03:16:49 GMT

Beside Julia Stiles, "Dexter" will also get a visit from Jonny Lee Miller. This would be the first American TV stint for the English actor, who was once married to Angelina Jolie, after "Eli Stone" wrapped up last year.

Little is known about his role but it looks like the fifth season of "Dexter" will be playing the "mysterious" card. According to Variety, Miller would be "a mysterious man" who is involved with equally mysterious character played by Stiles. He is slated to appear in a multi-episode arc.
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Drake Rapped in Silence in Front of Star-Studded Audience

June 25, 2010 03:15:45 GMT

Drake was left silent during a concert in Los Angeles on Tuesday night, June 22 after the sound cut out mid-show. The hip-hop newcomer was performing at Bao Steakhouse in L.A. as part of a promotional event, with a star-studded audience including Jamie Foxx, Zoe Saldana and Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

But Drake's rapping fell quiet half-way through his set when a technical problem affected the sound and halted the show, according to the New York Daily News. The newspaper reports hip-hop fan Foxx went over to the sound booth to talk to the engineer in charge. A source claims the singer/actor "went nuts on the guy working in the sound booth".
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will.i.am's Luxury Car Robbed


June 25, 2010 03:10:46 GMT

Black Eyed Peas star will.i.am lost an estimated $10,000 worth of personal items when thieves broke into his luxury car on Monday, June 21. Pieces of jewelery were among the loot taken from the rapper's Bentley, which was parked at his mansion in Los Angeles' Hollywood Hills.

He reportedly made the discovery himself and alerted authorities to file an official report. Police have begun an investigation and have already recovered some of the "Boom Boom Pow" hitmaker's stolen property, reports TMZ.com.
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Mike Fisher Throws Drunken Bachelor Party in Miami Nightclub


June 25, 2010 03:03:37 GMT

Carrie Underwood's sports star fiance Mike Fisher waved farewell to the single life with a drunken bachelor party in Miami, Florida this weekend. The ice hockey player, who will marry the country singer on July 10, invited 15 close male friends to join him at the city's Mansion nightclub, where they guzzled booze and danced on tables.

The boys proved they knew how to party - and the fun and games took a bizarre turn when one of Fisher's pals tried to relieve himself in an office. A source tells the New York Post, "Fisher nursed a couple of cocktails throughout the night and watched the debauchery from a sofa. They were dancing on the tables and handing out shots to girls.
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Pierce Brosnan to Play Alongside His Son in 'Bonded'

June 25, 2010 03:00:03 GMT

Pierce Brosnan is set to star alongside his son in a new movie - they have both landed roles in crime thriller "Bonded". The former 007 star and his son Sean will play cops in the film about a Mexican teenager who attempts to rescue a friend from a sex trafficker.

Brosnan's Irish Dream Team company will executive produce Bonded, while director Mohit Ramchandani will helm the project, according to The Wrap. The Devil's Creek filmmaker says, "I want to make movies that not only entertain people, but also empower, educate and inspire them."
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Jerry Seinfeld: Lady GaGa Owes an Apology to Met Fans


June 25, 2010 02:58:40 GMT

Jerry Seinfeld made his second rip at eccentric singer Lady GaGa. After making it clear that he hated GaGa and even calling her "a jerk", the 54-year-old funnyman urged her to "make a nice apology to the Met fans."

Seinfeld, who joined announcer Gary Cohen and Keith Hernandez as a commentator for the Mets in the booth for 4 1/2 innings on Wednesday night, June 23, further said, "Come on. We had her as a guest and then I'm willing to forget the whole thing." And Seinfeld apparently still had more words for GaGa, saying "Now I think it's fair to say we're all big fans of Lady GaGa."
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Jake and Vienna Did NOT Have Fist Fight in 'Bachelorette' Interview

June 25, 2010 02:48:31 GMT

The reports that have been circulating online about Jake Pavelka and Vienna Girardi's reunion that turned ugly have been debunked by ABC's reps. Instead of being full of intensity and filled with rude words towards each other, the taping for "The Bachelorette" special was "emotionally charged".

Jake and Vienna, as previously reported, taped an interview with "The Bachelor" host Chris Harrison to talk about their fresh split and the reason behind it. The June 23 taping, according to some set sources, included an angry Jake who pulled his arm back and formed a fist, ready to throw a punch. Another source also said Vienna kept cutting Jake's answer for Chris that Jake yelled, "Will you just let me finish?"
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Lady GaGa Scores New Record in Download History


June 25, 2010 02:37:50 GMT

Lady GaGa becomes the first artist in digital history to have three songs top the 4 millions download mark, surpassing the achievement of fellow musicians Black Eyed Peas and Flo Rida who each had two songs topping the 4 millions mark. GaGa earns it from the digital sale of her hit singles "Poker Face", "Just Dance" and "Bad Romance".

Another artist who has impressive achievement is B.o.B. This rapper tops 2 millions mark with Hayley Williams-assisted single "Airplanes" this week. He reaches it in just 10 weeks of release, faster than any song since "Bad Romance" hit the mark in its 10th week in 2009.
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Channing Tatum to Star in Sci-Fi Romantic Epic 'Ion'

June 25, 2010 02:25:19 GMT

Following the success of "Avatar", Fox is eying another sci-fi movie. According to The Hollywood Reporter (THR), the studio through their label Fox 2000 Pictures is getting ready to pick up "Ion", which has Channing Tatum attached to star and a script by Will Dunn.

The story reportedly revolves around "a man who travels to different Earths and dimensions in order to find his reincarnated lover". And due to some similarities to the James Cameron's box office movie, "execs are using the magic word 'Avatar' to describe the scope and otherworldly elements of the script."
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Piers Morgan Weds Columnist Fiancee in London

June 25, 2010 02:19:09 GMT

"America's Got Talent" judge Piers Morgan is now a married man. The 45-year-old TV personality wed his British columnist fiancee Celia Walden, whom he had dated for four years, in a quiet ceremony in London on Thursday, June 24.

Morgan's fellow "Britain's Got Talent" judges, Simon Cowell and Amanda Holden, couldn't make it to the wedding, Us Magazine reported. However, Holden has sent her big wishes for the newly married couple. On the same day, she wrote on her Twitter page, "Piers got married today!! I could not be happier for my lovely friend!! Celia his wife is fabulous! Big party for us lot very soon xx."
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Video Premiere: Tokio Hotel's 'Darkside of the Sun'


June 25, 2010 01:58:44 GMT

A new music video from Tokio Hotel has arrived, featuring the band's live performance in Welcome to Humanoid City tour. Shot in black and white scene, the clip is filmed to support "Darkside of the Sun" which comes from their recent studio album called "Humanoid".

In addition to supporting the track, the video also gives a sneak peek to the band's upcoming live CD/DVD package. It previews the "impressive, futuristic and urban scenery" which is promised to be featured on the set when fans purchase it on July 20.
 
 
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