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July 09, 2010

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John Stamos' Private Life May Be Discussed in Court

July 09, 2010 10:00:32 GMT

Lawyers for the pair accused of attempting to bribe John Stamos with compromising photos are calling for the actor's private life to be scrutinized in court. The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arrested Michigan residents Scott Sippola and Allison Coss on an extortion charge on December 2, 2009 after they allegedly threatened to release snaps of the ER star unless he handed over $680,000.
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Leona Lewis' Ex Seeking More Than $2 Million From Her

July 09, 2010 09:51:11 GMT

Leona Lewis' ex-boyfriend is chasing a $2.25 million pay-out following their split last month, according to U.K. reports. The "Bleeding Love" singer, who shot to fame after winning Simon Cowell's U.K. talent show "The X Factor", allegedly broke up with her childhood sweetheart Lou Al-Chamaa after struggling to juggle their romance with her hectic work schedule.
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Jessica Alba Strips Down to Undies in New 'Machete' Trailer

July 09, 2010 09:42:01 GMT

A new full trailer for "Machete" has been unleashed via IGN. Featuring some flashback scenes from Machete's past, the trailer is filled with a lot of action sequence as the characters, from sexy nurses to a priest, pick up their guns to get rid of their enemies. A raunchy footage with Jessica Alba is additionally inserted in this trailer.
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Zac Efron NOT Proposing to Vanessa Hudgens

July 09, 2010 09:40:21 GMT

Zac Efron's publicist has been forced to dismiss ongoing rumours the "High School Musical" star is preparing to propose to longtime girlfriend Vanessa Hudgens. The pair has been together for five years, and recently they were forced to deny they were househunting for their first home together.
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Ashley Greene Lands PETA Awards for Her Kind Choice

July 09, 2010 09:39:18 GMT

"Twilight" saga star Ashley Greene has been honored with a new award from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) for signing on as the new face of Avon cosmetics. The animal rights organization honors Greene with the 2010 PETA Kind Choices Award.
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Miley Cyrus' Songs From 'Hannah Montana Forever' Flood the Web

July 09, 2010 09:32:53 GMT

Days shy of its season 4 premiere, it looks like that the entire soundtracks from "Hannah Montana" upcoming season have made their way out. The leaked songs include the ones which have Miley Cyrus teaming up with Iyaz, Sheryl Crow and Emily Osment.
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Edward Norton Named UN's Goodwill Ambassador

July 09, 2010 09:32:31 GMT

Edward Norton has landed an environmentally friendly new role - the actor's been appointed the United Nations' goodwill ambassador for biodiversity. The "Fight Club" star has long been involved with raising awareness of the benefits of creating a greener world and last year he ran the New York Marathon to raise $300,000 for the Maasai Wilderness Conservation Trust.
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Rihanna's Tour Shortened Following Poor Ticket Sale

July 09, 2010 09:29:18 GMT

Rihanna has been forced to scrap another date on her U.S. tour due to poor ticket sales. The "Umbrella" hitmaker axed the launch show of her Last Girl On Earth Tour with Ke$ha last week. Her tour promoters blamed changes in production for the cancellation.
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Derek Hough Feels 'Guilty' of Cheryl Cole's Malaria

July 09, 2010 09:25:11 GMT

Derek Hough is convinced singer Cheryl Cole's malaria diagnosis is "all his fault" - because he jetted the star off to Africa, according to the dancer's stepfather. The Girls Aloud beauty has been in hospital since collapsing at the weekend and being diagnosed with the deadly mosquito-borne disease.
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Fat Joe: Lil Wayne 'Funnier' While Sober

July 09, 2010 09:15:21 GMT

Incarcerated Lil Wayne has something to smile about while in jail - the rapper is much "funnier" now he's behind bars and sober, according to his hip-hop pal Fat Joe. The star is currently serving a year-long sentence in a New York prison after pleading guilty to gun possession charges in March.
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Lady GaGa Gains Success Through Hard Work, Manager Claims

July 09, 2010 09:12:25 GMT

The man behind Lady GaGa's phenomenal success has urged new acts to have patience and work hard to become 'overnight sensations'. Svengali Troy Carter insists his colourful client is the perfect example of how hard work and hits can turn a hopeful into a somebody, and he fears too many current acts break into the big time too quickly and fizzle out just as fast.
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Hoping to Focus on Her Happiness, LeAnn Rimes Quits Twitter

July 09, 2010 09:12:01 GMT

Country star LeAnn Rimes has become the latest star to announce she's taking a break from 'tweeting', insisting the negative comments fired at her and her family on the social networking website are "unhealthy". Signing off on Thursday, July 8, Rimes told followers she's hoping to spend the rest of the summer concentrating on her happiness and not reading jibes and snipes from critics.
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Victoria Beckham 'More in Love' With Husband David

July 09, 2010 09:11:51 GMT

Victoria Adams has spoken out to deny rumors of an imminent split from husband David Beckham - insisting the pair is "more in love than ever". The former Spice Girl and her soccer superstar partner are often targeted by rumors there are serious issues within their marriage and earlier this year the singer-turned-fashion designer lashed out at speculation her relationship is a "sham" and a "business deal".
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Chas and Dave to Reunite After Death of Dave's Wife

July 09, 2010 09:07:37 GMT

Veteran British singing duo Chas & Dave are reuniting - less than a year after they split. The two-piece band - beloved in the U.K. for their quirky hits inspired by life in their native London - decided to call it quits last September following the death of bass player Dave Peacock's wife Sue in July.
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Melissa Etheridge's Ex-Partner Files for Full Custody of Their Twins

July 09, 2010 09:06:54 GMT

Melissa Etheridge's former partner has filed for custody of the couple's twins. Actress Tammy Lynn Michaels, who was impregnated by a donor sperm and carried the kids to term, wants full legal and physical custody of Miller and Johnnie, according to the documents filed on Thursday, July 8.
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Jennifer Lopez Cancels Cyprus Gig Due to the Country's Controversial Date

July 09, 2010 09:06:22 GMT

Jennifer Lopez has withdrawn from a gig in Cyprus after critics slammed her for agreeing to the show on the 36th anniversary of the Turkish invasion of the European island. The singer was billed to perform at the opening of new hotel complex Cratos Premium in the Turkish Cypriot part of the popular tourist destination on July 20.
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Official Cover Art of Ciara's 'Basic Instinct'

July 09, 2010 09:03:30 GMT

Ciara keeps it simple with a close-up shot in "Basic Instint" cover art. Her face is expressionless and her hair is let loose to the left side, covering one eye and giving a glance at some fine accessories on her neck.
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Newcomer Caleb Landry Jones and Nicholas Hoult Join 'X-Men' Cast

July 09, 2010 09:00:47 GMT

Newcomer Caleb Landry Jones has joined British actor Nicholas Hoult among the cast members of the upcoming "X-Men" prequel, "X-Men: First Class". The 20-year-old Texan, who has had bit parts in "No Country for Old Men" and "The Longshots", will play Sean Cassidy/Banshee in the new "X-Men" film.
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Top Celebrity Lawyer: Lindsay Lohan's Jail Sentence Is Outrage

July 09, 2010 08:59:16 GMT

Top celebrity lawyer Mark Geragos has attacked the judge who sentenced Lindsay Lohan to serve 90-days behind bars, because he thinks the punishment is too harsh. The legal expert, who has represented Michael Jackson, Winona Ryder and Chris Brown in court, insists Lohan's former attorney Shawn Chapman Holley is quite right to call foul on the actress' parole violation rap from Judge Marsha Revel because the star didn't deserve a long spell behind bars.
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Oscars Bosses Announce New Rule Changes

July 09, 2010 08:54:12 GMT

Oscars bosses have approved new rule changes which will enable five films to compete for the Best Visual Effects Academy Award, instead of three. The governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have decided that 1996 rules which limited the category to three nominees are outdated.
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Mel Gibson's Lawyer Calls Mistress' Allegations 'Absurd Fabrication'

July 09, 2010 08:53:39 GMT

Mel Gibson's lawyer has dismissed allegations the actor/director threatened a former mistress and sent her into hiding as "an absurd fabrication". Violet Kowal claims Gibson met with her at his Malibu, California home in 2009, while he was dating Russian singer Oksana Grigorieva, and the pair had sex.
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Injured Alex Wong Axed From 'So You Think You Can Dance'

July 09, 2010 08:42:22 GMT

Alex Wong's injury cost him his time on "So You Think You Can Dance". The only ballet dancer in the season was eliminated this week through unanimous votes from the judges. It was an easy decision because torn Achilles tendon which he got while in rehearsal will require an operation and months of rest.
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New Teaser Trailer for Justin Timberlake's 'Social Network' Shows the Characters

July 09, 2010 08:21:44 GMT

A second trailer for "The Social Network" has been brought forward to further tease audience. Still not featuring any scene from the movie, the sneak peek video manages to explain more about the storyline as it sees a page of chatting room where the main characters join the conference. Not only the conversation between the characters can be seen, but also a glimpse of their faces are also featured.
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New Singles: Usher's 'DJ Got Us Fallin' in Love', Teairra Mari's 'Body'

July 09, 2010 08:20:59 GMT

Usher's new single titled "DJ Got Us Fallin' in Love" makes its way out on the same day Teairra Mari's fresh track "Body" hits the web. Usher joins forces with Pitbull in the fist-pumping track, while Teairra sings solo in her own song.
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ABC's Fall Premiere Schedule Unleashed

July 09, 2010 08:16:41 GMT

ABC is all set to launch its Fall schedule, announcing the dates of its returning and new series. The first to come are "Dancing with the Stars" and "Castle" while the last to premiere is newbie "No Ordinary Family".
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Batmobile to Be Featured in Comedy 'Arthur'

July 09, 2010 07:47:12 GMT

Batman is currently off his duty to serve people in Gotham City since no movie project about the superhero is being made, but his ride is still utilized. On Thursday, July 8, Batmobile which appeared in 1995 "Batman Forever" is spotted on the set of "Arthur".
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Linkin Park's New Album and Lead Single Announced

July 09, 2010 07:37:45 GMT

Linkin Park are ready to rock again. As a follow-up to their 2007 studio album "Minutes to Midnight", the band are now preparing "A Thousand Suns". It becomes their first release since scoring soundtrack for "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen".
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Leif Garrett Urges Lindsay Lohan to Pray and Read in Jail

July 09, 2010 07:04:51 GMT

Troubled seventies pop icon Leif Garrett has offered his help and support to Lindsay Lohan as she prepares for a 90-day jail spell. The "I Was Made For Dancin' " hitmaker, who is facing his own incarceration after pleading not guilty to felony heroin possession earlier this week, has urged Lohan to pray and practice yoga behind bars.
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Korn Set to Perform in Crop Circle

July 09, 2010 07:04:10 GMT

Rockers Korn are to perform in an eerie crop circle which they helped create in a field near their native Bakersfield, California. The group worked closely with expert circle makers on the design, which features a series of intricate circles and includes the band's logo, and now they'll perform in the center of the field art.
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Nick Cave's Novel 'Death of Bunny Munro' Coming to Small Screen

July 09, 2010 07:03:46 GMT

Rocker Nick Cave's novel "The Death of Bunny Munro" is to be turned into a TV mini-series - and British tough guy Ray Winstone is desperate to land the lead role. The Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds frontman has revealed his second literary work - about a sex-crazed cosmetics salesman whose wife commits suicide - is being adapted for TV.
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Cellist Daniel Cho Drowned in Switzerland

July 09, 2010 07:03:00 GMT

A top session cellist has drowned in Switzerland on the eve of a performance with Regina Spektor at the Montreux Jazz Festival. Daniel Cho, who has previously performed with Katy Perry as well as Coldplay, was a member of Cooper, whose songs have appeared on hit MTV show "The Hills".
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Val Kilmer Picked as Chairman at Santa Fe Film Festival Despite Controversial Statement

July 09, 2010 07:01:24 GMT

Val Kilmer has landed a major New Mexico film honor just weeks after he was portrayed as an enemy of the state by angry neighbors in Santa Fe. The actor was forced to make a public apology to officials in New Mexico in June for critical remarks he had made about the state and the people who live there in past interviews.
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Nicki Minaj's Debut Album Set for November 23

July 09, 2010 06:57:38 GMT

Nicki Minaj recently revealed when she is going to release her debut album. The Young Money female rapper wrote on Twitter that the much-hyped effort is scheduled to come out in United States on November 23.
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Celebrities' Cheating Festival Laid Bare

July 09, 2010 06:53:13 GMT

In the past six months, media has been marred by celebrities' cheating scandals. As in late 2009 Tiger Woods' adulteries became a major media headline, other stars have sadly followed him behind. Some celebrities, who were caught in cheating scandals, disavowed their marriages not only with one but a string of women.
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ABC Wants Jillian Harris to Give Up Diamond Ring

July 09, 2010 06:52:16 GMT

Since the relationship does not work, Jillian Harris doesn't get to keep the ring. Like Vienna Girardi who was asked to turn in the engagement ring she got when proposed by Jake Pavelka, "The Bachelorette" season 5 star is also required to give up the $60,000 bling back to ABC.
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Lady GaGa Shows Dimpled Legs in Revealing Outfit

July 09, 2010 06:35:09 GMT

Lady GaGa was apparently unaware when she displayed a touch of unflattering cellulite on her thighs as she made her way into the Tracy Anderson gym in New York City on Thursday afternoon, July 8. The "Poker Face" hitmaker highlighted her slight case of cottage cheese thighs in a black basque, fishnet tights, suspenders and massive platform heels.
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Video Premiere: Sheryl Crow's 'Summer Day'

July 09, 2010 06:24:40 GMT

Sheryl Crow goes to the park during a sunny day, staging an intimate set with her band in a music video for her new single "Summer Day". She wrote on her official website, "My friend Keith Megna made an amazing 'Summer Day' video for us - inspired by a great day in Central Park and our actual studio recording of the song."
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Confirmed, Brian Austin Green Woos 'Desperate Housewives'

July 09, 2010 06:16:29 GMT

It is no longer whispers among the housewives that Brian Austin Green will guest star on "Desperate Housewives". It has been confirmed that the newly-wed has signed on for a multiple episode appearance when the show returns this Fall with the seventh season.
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San Diego Comic Con 2010 Thursday Schedule: Selected Movie Panels

July 09, 2010 05:19:55 GMT

San Diego Comic Con International has unveiled the Thursday, July 22 schedule for this year's event. Early the day from 10.00 A.M. to 11.00 A.M., DreamWorks Animation will present "Megamind" with voice cast Will Ferrell, Tina Fey, and Jonah Hill and director Tom McGrath promised to attend and unveil new footage from the film.
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Pics of Taylor Swift's Wedding in Video Shoot Emerge

July 09, 2010 04:58:39 GMT

Taylor Swift slipped into a cream strapless gown with a shirred bodice and full, filmy skirt when filming a wedding scene for her new music video. She carried a bouquet of white flowers, looking beautiful with her hair softly curled and pulled to the side.
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Big Stars Join le Carre's Adaptation 'Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy'

July 09, 2010 04:51:10 GMT

Actors Ralph Fiennes, Colin Firth, Gary Oldman and Michael Fassbender are teaming up to bring author John le Carre's 1974 espionage thriller "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy" to the big screen. The four stars have signed on to the Tomas Alfredson film, about a hunt for spies within the highest ranks of the British Secret Intelligence Service after the Cold War.
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Dog Accused of Biting Vanessa Carlton Escapes Death

July 09, 2010 04:40:53 GMT

A dog accused of attacking Vanessa Carlton in May has been saved from death after the pet's owner proved the teeth marks on the singer's leg did not match those of the pooch. The "A Thousand Miles" hitmaker was jogging near her father's home in Shohola, Pennsylvania when a pitbull reportedly broke through its owner's electric fence and sunk its teeth into the star's flesh.
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Stevie Wonder Surprised Fans With Prince

July 09, 2010 04:37:42 GMT

Soul icon Stevie Wonder stunned fans at a recent concert in Paris, France when he brought Prince onstage with him. Wonder was performing in Bercy last week and treated fans to a double superstar experience by inviting his "Purple Rain" pal to join him, sending concert-goers into a frenzy.
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Rihanna and Alicia Keys Seek Help for Cancer Stricken Girl

July 09, 2010 04:30:50 GMT

R 'n' B stars Alicia Keys and Rihanna are calling on fans to register as bone marrow donors to help young Broadway star Shannon Tavarez find a match in her battle with cancer. The 11-year-old actress, who played the young Nala onstage in musical "The Lion King", was diagnosed with Acute Leukaemia in April and is in desperate need of a bone marrow transplant to survive.
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Betty White, James Cameron and More to Be Inducted

July 09, 2010 04:19:02 GMT

Superstar Barbra Streisand, Golden Girl Betty White and director James Cameron are set to be inducted into the California Hall of Fame among the class of 2010. Action man-turned-California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has selected 14 honorees for the December ceremony.
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Lawyer Quits, Lindsay Lohan 'Determined to Not Go to Jail'

July 09, 2010 04:14:04 GMT

Lawyer Shawn Chapman Holley no longer represents Lindsay Lohan in her 2007 DUI and drug case. TMZ, who called Holley for a comment, was informed that she has resigned as Lohan's lawyer and sources revealed Holley resigned on early Thursday, July 8.
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Lady GaGa's Remix Album Slated for August 3

July 09, 2010 04:10:18 GMT

Before a brand new album is dropped next year, Lady GaGa's remix album will be made available for purchase in United States next month. It actually has been released since earlier this spring outside the U.S., but will not arrive Stateside until August 3.
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San Diego Comic Con 2010 Thursday Schedule: Selected TV Panels

July 09, 2010 04:01:33 GMT

Organizers of the International Comic Con 2010 have announced the list of panels which people can attend on Thursday, July 22. Due to being non-weekend as well as its status as a warm up, Day One is not boasting the best of all. But, some are still worth attending as obvious from the presence of sci-fi's best known icons, J.J. Abrams and Joss Whedon.
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Lindsay Lohan Denies Tampering With SCRAM Bracelet

July 09, 2010 03:39:28 GMT

Lindsay Lohan's lawyer has slammed allegations the actress tampered with her alcohol-monitoring bracelet in a bid to block the reading during nights out. The troubled star was fitted with a SCRAM ankle bracelet in May after missing probation hearings related to her 2007 arrest for driving under the influence (DUI).
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Peter Andre Scraps Book Signing

July 09, 2010 03:36:06 GMT

Aussie singer Peter Andre has axed a book signing in Ireland as he recovers from pulled muscles in his chest. The "Mysterious Girl" hitmaker was out jogging near his home in West Sussex, south England on Wednesday, July 7 when he collapsed in agony, clutching his torso.
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Lily Allen Slams Alan Carr for Throwing Rant at Her

July 09, 2010 03:31:46 GMT

Lily Allen has hit back at British funnyman Alan Carr after he launched a furious rant at the singer for pulling out of a slot on his talk show. The "Smile" hitmaker axed an appearance on "Alan Carr: Chatty Man" this week along with a planned U.K. radio interview when she was struck down with illness.
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Larry King and Wife Shawn Southwick Withdraw Divorce Petitions

July 09, 2010 03:31:19 GMT

After back in April Larry King's lawyer claimed a divorce between the television host and his wife Shawn Southwick had "a 50-50 chance" that it "is not happening," Larry and Shawn have now made their reconciliation official. The couple has filed legal papers, withdrawing their planned divorce, Larry's spokesman said on Thursday, July 8.
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Kellie Martin Tells Miley Cyrus to Go to College

July 09, 2010 03:27:12 GMT

Former child star Kellie Martin has warned Miley Cyrus to finish her schooling - so she'll have something to fall back on if her showbiz career dries up. Martin began acting at the age of seven in U.S. series "Father Murphy" and went on to star in a string of movies and TV shows, including "ER" and "Life Goes On".
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Lindsay Lohan Was a No-Show at Her Own Birthday Party After Jail Sentencing

July 09, 2010 03:11:49 GMT

Lindsay Lohan pulled out of a birthday celebration in Los Angeles on Wednesday, July 7 - a day after a judge sentenced her to 90 days behind bars. The "Mean Girls" star was expected to host a belated party at Hollywood hotspot Las Palmas after celebrating her 24th birthday last Friday, July 2.
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Leonardo DiCaprio and Marion Cotillard Pair Up at 'Inception' World Premiere

July 09, 2010 03:10:49 GMT

Warner Bros. Pictures has shared Christopher Nolan's dream in U.K. by premiering his film "Inception" there. On Thursday, July 8, the world premiere was held at the Odeon cinema in London where a unique labyrinth carpet was rolled out to welcome the guests.
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Sylvester Stallone Admits 'Rocky V' Was a Mistake

July 09, 2010 03:08:27 GMT

Sylvester Stallone has singled out "Rocky V" as his biggest movie regret, insisting he only revived the boxing franchise because he was "greedy". The actor shot to international fame playing small-time boxer Rocky Balboa in the Oscar-winning 1976 movie "Rocky", and he extended his success by writing and starring in a series of sequels, which have grossed more than $1 billion worldwide.
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Pete Doherty Admitted to Hospital, France Show Canceled

July 09, 2010 02:54:52 GMT

British rocker Pete Doherty reportedly has been hospitalized. The 31-year-old musician, who failed to show up for a concert performance at the Theater de Verdure in Nice, France on Thursday, July 8, was said being admitted to Hospital in the country, WENN reported.
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Drake Snubbed by 'Good Morning America' Over Security Concerns

July 09, 2010 02:42:21 GMT

Drake was in talks to perform at "Good Morning America" summer concert series on July 16, but the deal was never sealed. ABC decided to pass on the Canadian rapper after "NYPD told the city Parks Department that Parks' security plan wasn't up to snuff," the New York Daily News reported.
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62nd Primetime Emmys Nominees and Reactions

July 09, 2010 02:32:03 GMT

"Glee" had its successful run in the first season and it shows in how many Emmys chance the musical series receives. In the announcement of the 62nd Annual Primetime Emmys nominees, "Glee" takes in as many as 19 nods including Best Comedy Series as well as Best Comedy Actor and Best Comedy Actress for Matthew Morrison and Lea Michele respectively.
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Mel Gibson Named as Potential Suspect in Domestic Violence Investigation

July 09, 2010 02:20:46 GMT

A dispute between Mel Gibson and his ex-girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva has caught the eyes of police. On Thursday, July 8, Los Angeles County Sherriff's Department stated that the "Braveheart" star has been named as a potential suspect in a domestic violence investigation of the then-couple's bust-up back in January.
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Kristen Stewart's 'Welcome to the Rileys' Premieres Trailer

July 09, 2010 02:19:51 GMT

The first full trailer for "Welcome to the Rileys" has made its way out via Yahoo! Movies. Giving a look at Kristen Stewart as a young prostitute named Mallory, the video shows how the film will be filled with a lot of emotionally arousing scenes between her and James Gandolfini as well as Melissa Leo who play Riley couple.
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Pete Wentz Explains Influence Behind Black Cards' Sounds

July 09, 2010 02:04:33 GMT

As people grow more curious about his new project Black Cards, Pete Wentz is finally willing to explain further about the band. In a long post on the band's official website, the Fall Out Boy bassist cited his recent visit to Jamaica as inspiration behind his new sounds.