Home > News

July 12, 2010

News > Celebrity Gossip

Selena Gomez Puts Big Smile During Dream Out Loud Commercial Filming

July 12, 2010 09:47:08 GMT

Selena Gomez was spotted having lots of fun as she shot her Dream Out Loud commercial ad. The 17-year-old beauty, accompanied by other female models, filmed her clothing line ad in a grassy field in Old Westbury, New York on Saturday afternoon, July 10.
News > Movie News

New International Trailer for Steve Carell's 'Dinner for Schmucks' Packed With Oddities

July 12, 2010 09:37:43 GMT

Paramount Pictures has given away another sneak peek to "Dinner for Schmucks" by debuting a new international trailer. Opened with a preview to how Paul Rudd's Tim is asked by his boss to bring "an idiot" to a dinner, the video then shares the mess happening after he reluctantly invites Steve Carell's Barry to the special event.
News > Music News

Video: Jon Bon Jovi Struggled to Finish Concert With Injured Leg

July 12, 2010 09:27:31 GMT

Jon Bon Jovi recently suffered a torn calf muscle on stage. The Bon Jovi frontman limped during a final set of the band's concert at New Jersey's New Meadowlands Stadium. The rocker, who often jumps up and down during his concerts, injured himself reportedly when singing "Glad All Over".
News > TV News

'Good Luck Charlie' Gets Season 2 and TV Movie

July 12, 2010 09:26:28 GMT

"Good Luck Charlie" literally gets its wish for Disney Channel has renewed the show for another season. It was also announced on Sunday, July 11 that the series starring Bridgit Mendler will get a TV movie treatment much like the other Disney shows such as "Wizards of Waverly Place".
News > Celebrity Gossip

Reggae Singer Sugar Minott Died at 54

July 12, 2010 09:23:19 GMT

Reggae star Sugar Minott has died. He was 54. Minott passed away at the University Hospital of the West Indies in Kingston, Jamaica on Saturday, July 10, his wife Maxine Stowe has confirmed to the Associated Press. She did not disclose the cause of his death.
News > Movie News

Angelina Jolie Explains Why She Left 'Wanted 2', Talks About Future Projects

July 12, 2010 09:02:43 GMT

Angelina Jolie has opened up about her decision to skip "Wanted 2" despite the filmmakers' efforts to resurrect her character. Met at the junket for her upcoming flick "Salt", the actress explained that the plot which kills off her character in the end of "Wanted (2008)" was one of the reasons of her departure.
News > Music News

Beyonce Knowles Ghostwriter Rumor Addressed by Producer

July 12, 2010 08:52:30 GMT

Many people wonder whether Beyonce Knowles really takes songwriting credit for the tracks which she doesn't pen herself since many rumors on the web said so. On that matter, Bangladesh who is involved in the making of her 2008 "I Am...Sasha Fierce" has an interesting thing to say.
News > Music News

Lee Ryan 'Really Upset' About Disappointing Album Sales

July 12, 2010 08:44:39 GMT

British singer Lee Ryan is "really upset" after his latest single failed to set the U.K. charts alight because record label bosses won't release his next album as a result. The pop star came in 33rd place on the singles charts last week with his double-sided release "I Am Who I Am/Secret Love", his first new solo material since 2007.
News > Movie News

Robbie Williams and Gary Barlow Film 'Brokeback Mountain' Spoof

July 12, 2010 08:44:03 GMT

Former Take That bandmates Robbie Williams and Gary Barlow are set to poke fun at their tumultuous relationship by filming a spoof of gay cowboy movie "Brokeback Mountain". "Angels" hitmaker Williams has returned to the studio to record a new album with the British boyband, which he left in 1995 to pursue a solo career.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Brian McFadden Angry at Kerry Katona for Using Their Kids in Reality TV Shows

July 12, 2010 08:38:31 GMT

Singer Brian McFadden has lashed out at his ex Kerry Katona, accusing her of using their kids as "pawns" in her reality TV shows. The Irish singer, who married the Atomic Kitten star in 2002, has lost two legal battles to regain custody of their daughters, eight-year-old Molly and Lilly-Sue, seven.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Grace Jones on Nightclub Studio 54: It Wasn't as Bad as They Say

July 12, 2010 08:37:22 GMT

Grace Jones has defended infamous New York City nightclub Studio 54, insisting "moderation" was always practiced by its patrons. The singer was a regular fixture of the 1970s hotspot, which became known for sexual activity and rampant drug use that occurred after hours.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Bob Geldof Urges British Public to Be Proud of Their Live Aid Generosity

July 12, 2010 08:27:49 GMT

Bob Geldof has urged the British public to "be proud" of its charitable efforts in the 25 years since the Live Aid fund-raising extravaganza. The former Boomtown Rats' frontman helped organize the multi-venue concert on July 13, 1985, which was held to raise money for famine relief in Ethiopia. An estimated two billion viewers watched the live broadcast around the globe, donating more than $225 million to the cause.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Peter Sellers' Doomed Request to Be Auctioned Off on July 17

July 12, 2010 08:27:13 GMT

A letter written by Peter Sellers attempting to secure his troubled daughter a larger inheritance is due to be auctioned off, 30 years after his death. "The Pink Panther" star originally decided to leave his youngest daughter Victoria just $1,200 of his fortune but changed his mind in early 1980 and tried to increase the amount to $30,000.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Tom Hanks Blames His Lack Ability to Trust Others on Dysfunctional Upbringing

July 12, 2010 08:26:39 GMT

Tom Hanks has opened up about his childhood, blaming his dysfunctional upbringing for his inability to form lasting bonds in adult life. The "Philadelphia" star's parents divorced when he was just five years old and he spent the rest of his early years moving from town to town with his siblings and dad Amos, who made a habit of uprooting the family to new locations.
News > Movie News

Joaquin Phoenix Offered The Hulk Role, Edward Norton's Agent Furious at 'Avengers' Snub

July 12, 2010 08:22:38 GMT

It does not take too long for Marvel Studios to decide who they want to replace Edward Norton. After confirming that the "The Incredible Hulk" actor will not reprise his role in "The Avengers", the studio has reportedly offered the part to Joaquin Phoenix.
News > Music News

'Glee' Star Amber Riley Set to Perform at All-Star Game

July 12, 2010 08:07:28 GMT

Amber Riley is tapped to sing "The Star-Spangled Banner" at the Major League Baseball All-Star game. The "Glee" star is going to sing the National Anthem and conduct another special performance at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, Calif.
News > TV News

San Diego Comic Con 2010 Sunday Schedule: Selected TV Panels

July 12, 2010 08:02:28 GMT

The fourth and last day of San Diego Comic Con will generally be kid-friendly with the exception of "Sons of Anarchy" and "American Dad!" panels. The July 25 convention is sufficient in animated kids shows such as "SpongeBob SquarePants" and "Phineas and Ferbs" as well as kid-friendly ones like "Smallville" and "Glee".
News > Celebrity Gossip

Kim Kardashian and Justin Bieber Hit Up Pinkberry in L.A.

July 12, 2010 07:32:13 GMT

Kim Kardashian has once again sparked jealousy among Justin Bieber's devotees. The "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" star was spotted having some sweet with the 16-year-old pop sensation at Pinkberry in Los Angeles on Sunday afternoon, July 11.
News > Music News

Joe Jonas and Demi Lovato's Duet 'Wouldn't Change a Thing' Arrives in Full

July 12, 2010 07:31:19 GMT

Another song from "Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam" has been out everywhere on the web in full stream. Unlike "Can't Back Down" which involves many cast members from the TV movie, this new one titled "Wouldn't Change a Thing" is performed solely by Demi Lovato and Joe Jonas.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Clay Aiken Splits From Gay Partner Reed Kelly

July 12, 2010 07:19:07 GMT

Singer Clay Aiken has reportedly split from Broadway star Reed Kelly. The former "American Idol" star revealed he was homosexual in 2008, and was linked to Broadway dancer Kelly shortly afterwards.
News > Music News

Manager Claims Ol' Dirty Bastard's Widow Sells Final Album Rights for 'Peanuts'

July 12, 2010 07:18:34 GMT

The manager of the late Ol' Dirty Bastard has taken aim at the rapper's widow for allegedly selling the rights to his last-ever album for a pittance, potentially missing out on millions of dollars in revenue for his estate. The Wu-Tang Clan star, real name Russell Tyrone Jones, left behind a number of previously-unheard tracks when he died from an accidental drug overdose in 2004.
News > Music News

Kylie Minogue 'Ecstatic' With U.K. Chart Topping Album

July 12, 2010 07:17:50 GMT

New aunt Kylie Minogue has another reason to celebrate following the birth of her nephew Ethan - her latest album has shot straight to the top of the U.K. charts. The singer became a proud aunt after her little sister Dannii Minogue welcomed a son on Monday, July 5, and now she's received even more good news after claiming her fifth U.K. number one with "Aphrodite".
News > Celebrity Gossip

50 Cent Saved by Lloyd Banks From Possible Stage Attack

July 12, 2010 07:16:34 GMT

50 Cent has rapper Lloyd Banks to thank for saving him from a potential fan attack after an overzealous devotee invaded the stage and launched himself at the superstar during a recent concert. The "In da Club" hitmaker has been performing in Brazil as part of his South American tour but one show almost ended in chaos when a man ran up onto the platform and approached 50 from behind as he played his hit single "Ayo Technology".
News > Celebrity Gossip

'Thumbsucker' Star Lou Taylor Pucci Undergoes Face Surgery Following Alleged Attack

July 12, 2010 07:15:53 GMT

American actor Lou Taylor Pucci has undergone surgery to rebuild his face after he was severely beaten in an alleged attack in New Jersey earlier this month. The 24 year old, who starred in the critically acclaimed 2005 film "Thumbsucker", was reportedly targeted by four men on July 3 outside his friend's house in Belmar in what appears to have been a random act of violence.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Nicolas Cage's Rep Denies Bar Fight Rumor

July 12, 2010 07:15:21 GMT

A representative for Nicolas Cage has played down reports the actor was involved in a bar fight following the New York premiere of his new film "The Sorcerer's Apprentice". The rep insists there was no "physical altercation".
News > Celebrity Gossip

Zooey Deschanel Is Vegan No More

July 12, 2010 07:15:11 GMT

Actress Zooey Deschanel was forced to give up her vegan diet - because it was far too limiting. The "Elf" star gave up meat some years ago but recently turned her back on her vegetarian and non-dairy regimen after discovering she couldn't eat soy or wheat products.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Jesse James' New Texas Mansion Revealed

July 12, 2010 07:14:54 GMT

Sandra Bullock's ex-husband Jesse James will live in luxury when he moves to Texas - he's snapped up a new mansion for $1.98 million (1.32 million pound sterling). The reality TV star, who was dumped by the Oscar winner when his infidelities were exposed in the press in March, recently revealed plans to relocate from California to Austin to be closer to Bullock and their newly adopted son Louis, in a bid to forge a relationship with the tot.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Lindsay Lohan's Lawyer Banned From Quitting

July 12, 2010 07:03:03 GMT

Top celebrity lawyer Shawn Chapman Holley is stuck with Lindsay Lohan as her client - a judge has banned the attorney from quitting until papers for a replacement are filed in court, according to a U.S. report.
News > Music News

Artist of the Week: M.I.A.

July 12, 2010 06:57:16 GMT

M.I.A. is a visual-artist, musician, revolutionary and style icon. A multi-talented artist who knows no creative boundaries, she pushes the envelope with controversial sounds, lyrics and imagery in her new album "/\/\/\Y/\", making it not for the faint-hearted.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Angelina Jolie Defends Shiloh's Masculine Clothing, Calling It 'Fascinating'

July 12, 2010 06:41:45 GMT

Shortly after Angelina Jolie revealed that her 4-year-old daughter Shiloh "wants to be a boy," she has now defended her masculine clothing. Jolie, who is currently promoting her upcoming film "Salt", told Reuters on Saturday, July 10 that Shiloh's fashion choice is "fascinating".
News > Music News

Ill Cheryl Cole Drops Involvement at V Festival

July 12, 2010 05:56:47 GMT

British singer Cheryl Cole has pulled out of a performance at the U.K.'s upcoming V Festival as she continues to battle malaria. Doctors have advised the Girls Aloud star to rest as she fights the mosquito-borne illness, which has reportedly left her jaundiced and unable to speak.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Tom Jones Receives Apology for 'Sick Joke' Remark

July 12, 2010 05:53:42 GMT

Crooner Tom Jones has received an apology from a record label boss over a leaked email which described his spiritual new album as a "sick joke". The veteran star signed a multi-million dollar contract with Island Records last October and is set to release his latest disc, "Praise & Blame", at the end of this month.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Joe Jonas and Ashley Greene Engaged in Secret Date

July 12, 2010 05:53:31 GMT

Joe Jonas and "Twilight" saga star Ashley Greene have sparked rumor that they are an item. According to News of the World, Joe and Ashley tried to have a secret date but went to London's most exclusive restaurant The Ivy last week.
News > Movie News

On-Set Videos From 'Transformers 3' Weekend Shooting

July 12, 2010 05:13:25 GMT

It seems that the crew for "Transformers 3" had a busy weekend on Saturday, July 10. While some people opted to take a day off, the filmmakers spent the day filming scenes for the upcoming movie in Chicago.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Leona Lewis Visited Abused Bears in Romania

July 12, 2010 04:58:15 GMT

British pop star Leona Lewis has paid a visit to a bear sanctuary in Romania to learn more about the work of the World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA). The "Bleeding Love" hitmaker and animal lover recently wrapped up her European tour and chose to dedicate the last two days of her trip to spending time with the abused grizzlies, which were saved from a life of torture as tourist attractions.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Martin Lawrence Married His Daughters' Mom

July 12, 2010 04:55:55 GMT

Comedian Martin Lawrence has wed his longtime girlfriend in a low-key ceremony at his Beverly Hills home. The "Big Momma's House" star, 45, exchanged vows with Shamicka Gibbs, 35, on Saturday, July 10 in front of 120 guests, including his close pals Denzel Washington and Eddie Murphy, reports People.com.
News > Music News

Video Premiere: Jason Derulo's 'What If'

July 12, 2010 04:55:35 GMT

"What If" music video is debuted. When Jason Derulo is about to propose to his girlfriend, fate takes an ugly turn. She is going to be hit by a car and it seems that there is no way he can save her even though he runs toward her as fast as possible.
News > TV News

Corporate Feud Threatens 'Mad Men' Season 4 Premiere

July 12, 2010 04:32:24 GMT

Although the recent announcement of 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards revealed that "Mad Men" scores a whooping 17 nominations and AMC ends up with 26 nominations in total, AT&T U-verse still has its doubt. A disagreement between AMC and the Broadband TV operator which had been going on for some time has now reached to the point that subscribers won't get to watch the return of "Mad Men".
News > Celebrity Gossip

Carmelo Anthony and LaLa Vazquez Tied the Knot in Lavish Wedding Ceremony

July 12, 2010 04:27:10 GMT

Denver Nuggets star Carmelo Anthony married his longtime girlfriend LaLa Vazquez in a lavish New York ceremony at the Manhattan restaurant Cipriani on Saturday night, July 10. Anthony and Vazquez's 3-year-old son, Kiyan, escorted the wedding couple to the altar.
News > Movie News

New Trailer of Sylvester Stallone's 'Expendables' Tells Men to Take Over Theaters

July 12, 2010 04:13:41 GMT

After three full trailers, "The Expendables" launches another trailer which is undoubtedly unique. Instead of putting the focus on the action movie alone, this so-called "Call to Arms Trailer" wants to remind people how a bunch of "woman-oriented" films have hijacked theaters since earlier this year.
News > Celebrity Gossip

George Harrison's Widow Hits Back at Rodney Bewes

July 12, 2010 04:11:19 GMT

George Harrison's widow Olivia has slammed British actor Rodney Bewes for protesting about a security fence her late husband erected after he was attacked in his home. Harrison, who passed away in 2001, had surrounded his property with the wire fencing as a precaution after an intruder broke in and stabbed him in 1999.
News > Music News

The Beatles' Fans Furious After Lady GaGa Played John Lennon's Piano

July 12, 2010 04:07:42 GMT

John Lennon's son Sean has been blasted by fans of The Beatles star for allowing Lady GaGa to play the musician's iconic piano. Lennon and Yoko Ono's son posted a snap on Twitter.com of the "Poker Face" hitmaker playing the instrument, but he faced a barrage of criticism from fans of his father.
News > Music News

Eminem Paid Tribute to Proof and Lil Wayne at T in The Park

July 12, 2010 04:02:08 GMT

Eminem paid tribute to his murdered best friend Proof and appealed for the release of jailed pal Lil Wayne during his first European show in five years on Saturday, July 10. The "Stan" hitmaker took to the stage in Scotland for his headlining slot at the annual T in The Park festival and thrilled fans with a 29-song set.
News > TV News

'True Blood' 3.05 Preview: Trouble

July 12, 2010 04:00:38 GMT

"True Blood" returns on July 18 with more "Trouble". The preview shows Tara being proposed as vampire bride, Bill refusing to help Tara, Alcide preventing Sookie from doing something harmful and a hooded figure looming in Bon Temps.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Cheryl Cole Still 'Drifts In and Out of Consciousness'

July 12, 2010 03:58:46 GMT

British pop star Cheryl Cole was reportedly "hours from death" in her battle with malaria - and is still drifting in and out of consciousness, a week after her diagnosis. The Girls Aloud singer was admitted to University College London Hospital (UCLH) and diagnosed with the potentially deadly disease last weekend after collapsing at a photoshoot. She is believed to have contracted the mosquito-borne illness during a trip to Tanzania last month.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Samantha Ronson Defends Lindsay Lohan Over Joan Rivers' Rant

July 12, 2010 03:53:37 GMT

Samantha Ronson has blasted Joan Rivers for taking aim at her troubled ex-girlfriend Lindsay Lohan, telling the comedienne to "pick on someone" her own age. The DJ was fuming to read Rivers' rant against the "Mean Girls" star on Twitter.com on Friday, July 9, in which the funnywoman wrote, "Lindsay Lohan is so dumb. Her idea of being sworn in is cursing at the judge."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Tom Hardy Reportedly Engaged to Charlotte Riley, Planning Marriage Next Year

July 12, 2010 03:50:05 GMT

British stars Tom Hardy and Charlotte Riley are busy planning their wedding after recently becoming engaged, according to a U.K. report. The pair met while filming a TV adaption of "Wuthering Heights" last year and their friendship quickly blossomed into romance.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Bobby Spillane Dies After Falling From His Six-Floor Apartment

July 12, 2010 03:44:37 GMT

Actor Bobby Spillane has died after falling from a sixth floor window in New York. The star, who appeared in TV shows including "Law & Order", is said to have fallen to his death from a Manhattan building on Saturday, July 10. He was 45 years old.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Jessica Simpson Smooching and Wrapping Legs Around Football Star Beau on Birthday

July 12, 2010 03:42:46 GMT

Though she faced separation from Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo on her 29th birthday, Jessica Simpson's 30th birthday was filled with love. The "Employee of the Month" actress celebrated her big day with her new man, former San Francisco 49ers tight end Eric Johnson (II), on a private yacht on Saturday, July 10 in Capri, Italy.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Kate Winslet and Sam Mendes Plot Romantic Vacation to Save Marriage

July 12, 2010 03:35:47 GMT

Actress Kate Winslet and director Sam Mendes are attempting to save their marriage with a romantic summer break, according to a U.K. report. The stars made headlines when they announced in March that their seven-year marriage had come to an end earlier this year.
News > Movie News

San Diego Comic Con 2010 Saturday and Sunday Schedules: Selected Movie Panels

July 12, 2010 03:21:37 GMT

The Saturday and Sunday line-ups for San Diego Comic Con 2010 programming have been released. Some big studios will present their upcoming big projects on July 24, while the organizers arrange the last day to be "Kids' Day".
News > TV News

San Diego Comic Con 2010 Saturday Schedule: Selected TV Panels

July 12, 2010 03:13:33 GMT

The third day of San Diego Comic Con International 2010 will be marked with a Seth McFarlane and Matt Groening fiesta in addition to a number of new series screenings. But beloved series like "Chuck" and "The Vampire Diaries" are also cramped on the usually most-crowded day.
News > TV News

Queen Latifah Talks Controversy Surrounding New Jersey Reality Shows

July 12, 2010 03:08:12 GMT

Queen Latifah is proud of the controversial reality shows filmed in her native New Jersey, branding the program's stars kind and "neighborly". Her beloved Garden State has hit the headlines in recent months for producing series including "The Real Housewives of New Jersey" and MTV's "Jersey Shore", which has featured violence and heavy drinking.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Kelly Rutherford's Divorce to Daniel Giersch Has Been Made Official

July 12, 2010 03:00:37 GMT

"Gossip Girl" star Kelly Rutherford's nightmare divorce battle is over - her split from ex-beau Daniel Giersch has been made official. The actress filed for divorce from the German businessman in December 2008 while she was pregnant with their second child, and the couple subsequently became embroiled in a custody fight over their two kids.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Lindsay Lohan Urged to Give Up Smoking Before Going to Jail

July 12, 2010 02:57:57 GMT

Friends are urging Lindsay Lohan to stamp out her tobacco habit before she heads behind bars - because smoking is banned in the prison where she'll serve time, according to reports. The actress is due to surrender to authorities on July 20 to begin her 90-day sentence at the Century Regional Detention Facility in Lynwood, California.
News > Celebrity Gossip

'The Office' Star John Krasinski and Emily Blunt Wed in Outdoor Private Ceremony

July 12, 2010 02:57:36 GMT

A week after "The Office" star Jenna Fischer got married, her on-screen husband John Krasinski wed "The Wolfman" actress Emily Blunt on Saturday, July 10. John and Emily tied the knot in a private ceremony at Villa d'Este in Como, Italy, Us Magazine reported.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Janine Lindemulder Asks Judge to Ban Jesse James From Moving to Texas

July 12, 2010 02:54:05 GMT

Jesse James' custody battle with his ex-wife has taken another twist - Janine Lindemulder is asking a judge to ban the shamed mechanic from moving to Texas with their daughter. James' estranged wife Sandra Bullock filed for divorce after news of his alleged infidelities hit the headlines in March and he is now reportedly planning to move to Austin, Texas to be closer to the actress and their newly adopted son.
News > Movie News

'Despicable Me' Topples 'Eclipse' on Box Office

July 12, 2010 02:45:55 GMT

"The Twilight Saga's Eclipse" cannot reign on North American Box Office for a quite long time. After debuting on the first spot last weekend, the movie is now beaten by "Despicable Me" which has just been released on July 9.
News > Music News

Video: Shakira Performs 'Waka Waka' at World Cup Closing Ceremony

July 12, 2010 02:32:46 GMT

Shakira took the center field of the Soccer City Stadium at the closing ceremony of 2010 FIFA World Cup in Johannesburg, South Africa on Sunday night, July 11. Before the final showdown between finalists Spain and Netherlands, the Colombian singer performed official anthem "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)".
News > Celebrity Gossip

Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher Wed, Spotted Heading for Honeymoon a Day After

July 12, 2010 02:25:59 GMT

Carrie Underwood is now a married woman. The Grammy-winning singer swapped vows with ice hockey star Mike Fisher in a lavish ceremony at the Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation, in Georgia, on Saturday night, July 10.