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July 19, 2010

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Nick Jonas' 'Your Biggest Fan' Music Video Arrives in Full


July 19, 2010 09:53:27 GMT


Nick Jonas straps his guitar and rocks an intimate concert in a music video for "Jonas L.A." soundtrack "Your Biggest Fan". The crowd go wild whenever the youngest member of the Jonas Brothers sings "I'm your biggest fan."

Kevin Jonas and Joe Jonas are not featured in this clip because the song only has Nick's vocal on the lead. Instead of having his two brothers, it sees Nicole Anderson, who plays Nick's on-screen love interest Macy Misa, making a cameo among the screaming fans.
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Director Adam McKay Confirms 'The Boys' Will Be R-Rated

July 19, 2010 09:43:07 GMT


Adam McKay has given some hints of how he will present "The Boys" to moviegoers. Speaking to Collider, the 42-year-old who is set to direct the upcoming film has confirmed that it is aimed to be R-rated movie as he claims, "It doesn't work unless it's R." He has told his plan to Sony and fortunately the studio is up for his idea.

On the storyline, McKay refuses to go detailed but says that it looks at what a hero is and "places it in a time where monopolies have bought our country and you incorporate that as well." He then compares "The Boys" to "Watchmen", telling Collider that it is a "current day 'Watchmen'."
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Family and Friends Visit Lindsay Lohan Before She Begins Her Jail Time


July 19, 2010 09:29:43 GMT


Family and friends were spotted visiting Lindsay Lohan as the troubled actress is due to surrender to authorities on July 20 to begin her prison term for breaking the terms of her probation from a 2007 DUI arrest. Among Lindsay's visitors were her ex-girlfriend Samantha Ronson and defense attorney, Robert Shapiro.

On Sunday, July 18, DJ Samantha, in her bright T-shirt and jeans, was spotted leaving Pickford Lofts sober living facility, the sober house where Lindsay voluntarily checked in. Also snapped at the place was Lindsay's sister Ali Lohan. In a gray relaxed-fit tank top and hot pants, Ali picked up three gold bags outside the facility's door.
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'The Gates' 1.05 Preview: Vampires Strike

July 19, 2010 09:18:27 GMT


No sooner is Nick assailed with the revelation that vampires exist and are living inside The Gates, than he finds himself forced into an alliance with one. To complicate matters, Marcus begins an investigation into Teresa's disappearance, bringing him dangerously close to uncovering the secret that Dylan and Nick share.

Devon is brewing up some trouble of her own when she decides to let bygones be bygones and attend a party with her ex-husband and his new wife. Meanwhile, Andie is reeling from a recent discovery that threatens to stunt her budding relationship with Charlie. Unfazed and enamored, Charlie continues to pursue her, oblivious to the mortal danger he may face.
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Roscoe Dash's 'My Own Step' Music Video Feat. T-Pain


July 19, 2010 09:10:40 GMT


Roscoe Dash has made public a music video in support of his single "My Own Step". The clip is a crowded one as a number of dancers gather on the dance floor, showing off their moves while the rapper is trading his verses with his collaborator T-Pain.

Also featuring another fellow rapper Fabo, "My Own Step" is recorded for soundtrack of upcoming movie "Step Up 3-D". Thus, it comes as no surprise when the music video has cameos from the film's leading actors Rick Malambri and Sharni Vinson.
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TV Spot for 'Avatar' Re-Release Edition Comes Out


July 19, 2010 08:58:40 GMT


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In an effort to promote "Avatar" which is going to be re-released on August 27, 20th Century Fox has debuted a TV spot for the "Special Edition" version. The snippet mostly sees scenes from the December 18, 2009 release but still includes few never-before-seen footage such as the one when Jake Sully in his Avatar body plays a toy hanging on the ceiling.

"Avatar" which is directed by James Cameron will be brought to U.S. cinemas again later this year with additional eight minutes of never before seen scenes. This "Special Edition" version of the action sci-fi will hit Digital 3D and IMAX 3D theaters.
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Jeremy London and Wife Join 'Celebrity Rehab'

July 19, 2010 08:38:17 GMT


"Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew" is minus Tila Tequila and plus Jeremy London. The actor reportedly has signed up for the reality show that helps celebrities overcoming their addiction for 21 days straight. His wife Melissa Cunningham, according to TMZ is also on board.

London made a headline last month for being kidnapped and forced to do drug. The "7th Heaven" star has a history of coke and pills addiction but a source at the rehab center said London and his wife's case needs more attention because they are having withdrawals. The show is apparently just a first step before he enters further treatment which should last 3 to 6 months.
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B.o.B and Hayley Williams Lead U.K. Singles Chart With 'Airplanes'

July 19, 2010 08:32:12 GMT


Paramore frontwoman Hayley Williams has claimed her first U.K. number one single - her collaboration with rapper B.o.B has climbed to the top spot in the rundown. "Airplanes" entered the chart at number 23 seven weeks ago but has slowly been moving up the list, reaching third place last week.

The track has now topped the chart, while Yolanda Be Cool & DCUP's "We No Speak Americano" moved up to second position and Eminem's track with Rihanna, "Love the Way You Lie", dropped from number one to the third slot. Katy Perry's collaboration with Snoop Dogg, "California Gurls", took fourth place, while Professor Green rounded out the top five with his Lily Allen duet "Just Be Good to Green".
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N-Dubz's Tulisa Contostavlos Blames TV Bosses Over Her Home Burglary


July 19, 2010 08:24:43 GMT


N-Dubz star Tulisa Contostavlos is fuming with TV bosses following a burglary at her home just days after the property was featured in a documentary about the band. The British hip-hop star has been left devastated after criminals broke into the house in the early hours of Saturday morning, July 27 - the same night she was out celebrating her 22nd birthday.

The property in Hertfordshire, England was featured on the band's show "Being... N-Dubz" last Monday, July 12, revealing the drive and front door of the building. Contostavlos and cops are said to be convinced the thieves recognized the house from the TV clip.
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Patti LaBelle and Dita Von Teese's Charity Gig Halted Due to Thunderstorm

July 19, 2010 08:20:31 GMT


An open air AIDS charity concert in Austria, which was set to include performances from R&B star Patti LaBelle and burlesque dancer Dita Von Teese, was cut short on Saturday, July 17 after a thunderstorm ripped through the area.

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton and actress Whoopi Goldberg were also due to take to the stage for the Austrian Life Ball outside the Vienna city hall to help raise funds for victims of the disease. But appearances by the stars had to be skipped after officials issued a weather warning and forced organizers to clear the square where the show was taking place.
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Tyrese Gibson Shares New On-Set Pics of 'Transformers 3'

July 19, 2010 08:19:28 GMT


More looks into behind the scenes of "Transformers 3" production have been provided by Tyrese Gibson who posted pictures from the set. Between the takes of shooting in Chicago, Illinois, the actor took pictures of him and co-star Josh Duhamel who both donned their wardrobe.

Other shots, meanwhile, capture the location which is arranged to look like a street which has been hit with huge explosion. A source who watched the filming take place has told the press, "You can't go anywhere without hearing an explosion."
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John Lydon Threw Rant at His Bandmates on Stage

July 19, 2010 08:17:15 GMT


Rocker John Lydon stunned fans at a Spanish music festival on Sunday, July 18 by starting an onstage feud with his Public Image Ltd. bandmates. The punk musician was performing a set at the Benicassim International Festival when Lydon's group members finished up with their final song "Religion".

The former Sex Pistols frontman protested, ordering them to "keep on f**king playing" repeatedly when they ignored his pleas to continue the set. The confused rockers then repeated the track's ending before walking off stage and abandoning Lydon, leaving him to rant to the crowd.
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'Glee' Star Jenna Ushkowitz Straightens Out Kevin McHale Dating Report

July 19, 2010 08:13:31 GMT


"Glee" stars Jenna Ushkowitz and Kevin McHale are not taking their on-screen relationship off-screen. During the Amanda Foundation's Patterns for Paws fundraiser, the Tina Cohen-Chang of the FOX hit series straightened out speculation that she is dating McHale.

"They were bound to happen, right?" 24-year-old Ushkowitz said as quoted by E! Online. "We're all best friends. It would be little incestuous [and] a little weird. But we're all so close that we figure anything will come out."
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Vanessa Hudgens and Hayden Panettiere Team Up for Neutrogena Wave for Change

July 19, 2010 08:10:22 GMT


Vanessa Hudgens and Hayden Panettiere have teamed up to promote a new charity campaign which allows fans to decide where funding should be spent. The Disney star and "Heroes" actress spent the day on a Los Angeles beach on Saturday, July 17 to announce the new Neutrogena Wave for Change initiative.

The brand has received $200,000 from selling items through GlobalGiving and the new promo means followers can choose which charities should receive the money. Devotees are being directed to the Neutrogena Facebook.com page, where they can take a quiz to help make their decision.
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Mickey Rourke in Talks to Play Gay in New Movie

July 19, 2010 08:06:50 GMT


Mickey Rourke is in talks to put on his rugby boots and tackle a new movie role based on the true story of a homosexual sports ace. The "Wrestler" actor met up with British rugby star Gareth Thomas last week to discuss a proposal to bring the sportsman's tale to the big screen.

Thomas hit headlines last year when he became the first rugby union player to openly 'come out' and when Rourke read about the star's story on a recent trip to Britain, he immediately arranged a meeting to talk about the possibility of playing him in a film.
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Mischa Barton Finds New Love in a British DJ

July 19, 2010 08:01:28 GMT


Former "The O.C." star Mischa Barton is back on the dating scene - she's reportedly enjoying a new romance with a British DJ. The actress, who has previously dated The Kooks frontman Luke Pritchard, was spotted spending time with DJ Ali Love backstage at London's Lovebox music festival over the weekend.

And the pair has reportedly just come back from a trip to France together, according to Britain's Daily Mirror. A source tells the publication, "Mischa was looking pretty merry in a bedraggled short flowery dress and white bow. She and Ali, real name Alexander, were all over one another backstage, and kept popping off to the loos (toilets) - presumably for a cheeky snog."
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'Spartacus' Prequel Hires Three Actors

July 19, 2010 07:47:47 GMT


The prequel of "Spartacus: Blood and Sand" which Starz announced earlier this year is taking shape with the addition of three new faces. Dustin Clare, Jaime Murray and Marisa Ramirez are all on board the classic tale project which has been titled "Gods of the Arena".

Clare, according to THR, will take the lead role of Gannicus aka the "the champion gladiator in the House of Batiatus before Spartacus came along." Consequently, Andy Whitfield's Spartacus will make an appearance sometime in the prequel although only briefly. The actor who was diagnosed with cancer has been cleared to work again.
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Cover Art of Mark Ronson's 'Record Collection'

July 19, 2010 07:36:05 GMT


An artwork to be featured on the front page of Mark Ronson's new studio project "Record Collection" has been unleashed. It features several pictures put overlapping each other in such a way that they display a close-up shot of the disc jokey wearing thick-framed sunglasses.

Led by Q-Tip and MNDR-featuring single "Bang Bang Bang" which charted well in U.K., the album is expected to make its way out in United States in October this year. He is going to release it under the moniker Mark Ronson & The Business Intl. Other artists making contribution to this fall release include Ghostface Killah and Boy George.
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'There's no Truth' to Report That Mel Gibson Will Move Back to Australia, Rep Confirms


July 19, 2010 07:20:59 GMT


Mel Gibson might become infamous for tapes in which he allegedly launches racist and offensive tirade against his ex-girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva but he's not running everywhere. A rep for the actor, Alan Nierob, has shot down report that he will move from the U.S. and back to Australia.

"There's no truth to the Mail story," Alan confirmed as quoted by MSNBC, referring to the rumor which was first run by Daily Mail. Alan further revealed that Mel "did shoot in NYC two weeks ago" for his upcoming movie "The Beaver".
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Mark Wahlberg Says 'The Brazilian Job' Is Active Again


July 19, 2010 07:06:50 GMT


In 2008, "The Brazilian Job" was rumored to be shelved which has been affirmed by Seth Green's statement that the project is dead. In a recent interview with Collider, Mark Wahlberg has sounded different opinion about the status of the film, hinting that "The Italian Job" sequel is going to happen.

" 'The Brazilian Job' is now kind of getting active again," he says. Asked further by Collider if he thinks "Brazilian Job" will make it to theaters, Wahlberg explains, "Yeah, I think if it's ever going to happen it would be now. But, you know, with any other movie that I've made there's been talks of sequels but if we can't make it any better or as good as the first, we just don't want to do it. It's just not worth it."
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'Hung' 2.04 Preview: Ray Meets Mike While Working

July 19, 2010 07:05:25 GMT


In the next episode of "Hung", Ray's secret life is on the brink of being exposed. On his way to meet a new client, Ray has to think on his feet when he runs into Mike in a hotel lobby. Mike is Ray's co-worker who only knows him as a high-school sport teacher, not a gigolo.

Meanwhile, Ray gives Lenore an ultimatum, and probes Tanya about the possibility of cutting ties with her fellow pimp. Flaunting Ray's warning, Lenore offers Jessica some advice in dealing with her situation with Ronnie.
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Eminem and Rihanna to Shoot 'Love the Way You Lie' Video on July 20


July 19, 2010 06:40:05 GMT


Eminem and Rihanna are going to film visuals for their duet track "Love the Way You Lie" this coming Tuesday, July 20. Confirming the news is director Joseph Kahn who shared it through his Twitter.

He began, "Got off a call. Emergency music video. Gonna write and turn in a treatment in three hours to shoot asap." He then followed it up with other posts, "Video is gonna happen. Lots of work to do now. Video is awarded. Starts shooting Tuesday. Eminem & Rihanna. Off we go!"
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Def Leppard's Phil Collen Wed Costume Designer Nine Days After Second Divorce


July 19, 2010 06:34:45 GMT


Nine days after finalizing his divorce from second wife Anita Thomas Collen, Def Leppard's lead guitarist Phil Collen has walked down the aisle with costume designer Helen L. Simmons. The two wed in a sunset ceremony on the beach at Florida's Ritz-Carlton, Palm Beach resort on Friday, July 16, People reported.

"We've been looking for each other our entire lifetime. To say we're ecstatic this day has finally come is putting it mildly. It could only be us for each other," Collen told the site. On their environmentally-friendly bash, the star claimed, "We didn't intentionally start out trying to have green wedding. But since it's a natural part of our lifestyle to respect the environment, everything flowed pretty naturally."
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Video: Tiger Woods Dropped F-Bomb on National Television

July 19, 2010 06:26:31 GMT


Tiger Woods, in a frustrated manner, dropped the F-Bomb at the British Open on Saturday, July 17 and it was captured on camera. He falsely predicted the wind, missed a putt on the 13th hole, swung his fist in the air and quickly finished the game.

The announcer confirmed that he had missed, then Woods walked off the course and said to himself, "Why the f**k did you do that?". The sportscaster then commented, "He is running hot. With five more to come, Tiger needs to get moving." South African golfer Louis Oosthuizen eventually won the title while Tiger is tied in the 23rd place.
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Artist of the Week: Jerrod Niemann


July 19, 2010 06:04:05 GMT


Jerrod Niemann's journey in music industry is not an easy one. He has experienced up and down, losing record deals he once thought would be his big break. After a long, rough patch, he finally made it well with "Lover, Lover". He became the first new male artist to crack the Top 30 of Billboard Country Singles chart in less than 6 weeks since 2006.

This Kansas native may be a newbie in country music chart but he actually has made a name for himself as a respected songwriter since 5 years ago for co-penning Garth Brooks' #1 hit "Good Ride Cowboy". Other artists he has written songs for include Jamey Johnson and Julie Roberts.
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Gavin Henson Dishes Out Why He and Charlotte Church Split

July 19, 2010 06:01:10 GMT


Welsh rugby star Gavin Henson has opened up about his split from fiancee Charlotte Church, insisting the pair broke up because they didn't want to "ruin" their children's lives through arguing. The couple split in May, just three months after the rugby player proposed to the "Crazy Chick" hitmaker.

They had been dating for five years and share two children together. Reports last week suggested Henson and Church were trying to work out their problems - a claim which was vehemently denied by Church's rep. And now Henson has revealed how the couple's arguing led to them deciding they should separate for the sake of their kids.
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Cheryl Cole Losing Huge Amount of Weight During Malaria Battle


July 19, 2010 06:00:40 GMT


Cheryl Cole has lost a huge amount of weight during her battle against deadly disease malaria, according to U.K. reports. The British singer was diagnosed with the mosquito-borne illness after collapsing at a photo-shoot in early July.

She was under the watchful eyes of medics at a London hospital until she was released last week, on July 15 and ordered to rest at home. But the Girls Aloud star has a long road back to full health after her weight plummeted by seven pounds (3.1 kgs) during the ordeal - taking the already skinny star down to a worrying 98 pounds (44.4 kgs), according to Britain's News of the World.
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Elle MacPherson: Snubbing Nanny Is One of My 'Best Decisions'

July 19, 2010 05:53:17 GMT


Elle MacPherson is glad she decided not to hire a nanny to raise her children because she gets to oversee every part of their upbringing. The Australian supermodel has two sons with tycoon Arpad Busson; Flynn, 12, and seven-year-old Aurelius Cy.

And the catwalk queen admits one of her "best decisions" has been choosing to be a hands-on mother and not to rely on the services of staff. She tells Tatler magazine, "I have help, but I don't have a nanny, for example, and it has been one of the best decisions I ever made because I get to participate in all aspects of my children's lives."
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Liam Neeson Got Hooked by Cigars Again During 'The A-Team' Filming

July 19, 2010 05:52:51 GMT


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Liam Neeson found working on the "The A-Team" a real drag because he had to chomp on cigars despite turning his back on the habit 17 years ago. The Irish star plays John 'Hannibal' Smith, the role made famous by George Peppard in the hit 1980s television show, in the blockbuster big screen remake.

The character famously smoked Havana cigars on all of "The A-Team" 's missions, and Neeson was pleased when he was handed fakes at the beginning of shooting, because he had worked hard to quit smoking years earlier. But after the props were exchanged for the real thing, Neeson admits he got hooked again.
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Bruce Willis Asks Judge to Dismiss Lawsuit Over Stained Rug

July 19, 2010 05:51:58 GMT


Bruce Willis has asked a judge to dismiss a $28,000 lawsuit against him over a stained rug. In May, the "Die Hard" action man was sued by luxury goods suppliers Mansour after staff claimed they discovered a red wine spill on a handmade wool and silk carpet the star had returned.

The item had been at his Los Angeles home for two months - but Willis insisted he had nothing to do with the damage. According to his lawyer, Willis offered to have the rug professionally cleaned, but the company refused and demanded he paid the full sale price.
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New 'Thor' Photo Reveals More Characters and Hall of Asgard

July 19, 2010 05:17:07 GMT


New picture from "Thor" has been debuted on Sunday, July 18's print edition of Los Angeles Times. Taken from a wide range, the photo features the Hall of Asgard for the first time, revealing Odin's throne with its golden embellishment.

Moreover, the image gives the first look at Joshua Dallas' Fandral, Tadanobu Asano's Hogun and Rene Russo's Frigga. Chris Hemsworth's Thor, who is kneeling, as well as Anthony Hopkins' Odin and Tom Hiddleston's Loki, who both wear helmets, are also captured in this shot.
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'True Blood' 3.06 Preview: Sookie Begs Eric

July 19, 2010 04:40:47 GMT


Trust issue apparently would be a major problem on the next episode of "True Blood". The preview for episode called "I Got a Right to Sing the Blues" sees Eric presenting Sookie to Russell and saying it would be a waste to let go of her whose power may be valuable to them. Meanwhile, Tommy is talked into not trusting his brother Sam.

Spurned by Eric, Sookie fears the worst for Bill, whose fate now lies in Lorena's hands. Fueled by a night of bloody passion, Tara executes a desperate plan to stave off Franklin's advances. In Bon Temps, Tommy finds it difficult to leave the family nest.
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Lily Allen Forced to Skip Benicassim Festival Due to Illness

July 19, 2010 04:39:42 GMT


Lily Allen pulled out of Spain's Benicassim festival on Sunday, July 18 after doctors advised the sick star not to fly. The singer upset TV and radio bosses in the U.K. after she scrapped two of her final promotional pop appearances earlier this month, citing illness.

And the singer's condition hasn't got any better - she was told not to fly to Spain on Sunday for one of her final gigs. A statement on the festival's website says, "Lily Allen regrets that she has been forced to pull out of her appearance tomorrow at the Benicassim festival due to illness. Having been advised by her doctor that she would be unfit to travel in the next 7 days Lily had no option but to cancel. She sends her deepest apologies to fans."
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Nicolas Cage Loves Acting With Green Screen

July 19, 2010 04:38:55 GMT


Nicolas Cage has no problems working with the latest special effects technology - because acting is all about "imagination". The star filmed several scenes in his new adventure movie "The Sorcerer's Apprentice" in front of a green screen, with many of the project's special effects added in post-production.

And while many actors bemoan the fact they have nothing realistic to work with while shooting the scenes - Cage insists he enjoys the work after the challenges he faced playing twin brothers in 2002's "Adaptation". He tells Screen Crave, "Acting is imagination. It's acting, that's what it's all about. I actually enjoy working with green screen because I can imagine all that stuff happening."
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Anne Hathaway's Ex-Beau NOT Released From Jail Earlier

July 19, 2010 04:38:09 GMT


A lawyer for Anne Hathaway's conman ex-lover Raffaello Follieri has dismissed reports he will be released from U.S. prison this July and return to his native Italy to serve the remainder of his sentence. The "The Devil Wears Prada" star's former boyfriend was jailed for four-and-a-half years in December 2008 after pleading guilty to 14 counts of wire fraud, conspiracy and money laundering.

Hathaway dumped the Italian businessman in June the same year just before his arrest for the scam, which saw him take more than $3.6 million (2.4 million pound sterling) from investment funds and real estate firms.
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Paris Hilton Goes Topless in Italy Following Arrest Report

July 19, 2010 04:31:38 GMT


Although she was reportedly detained by police for the second time this month, Paris Hilton didn't let that got in the way of enjoying her European vacation. Living it up on the coast of the Italian island of Sardinia on Saturday, July 17, the 29-year-old hotel heiress was spotted getting topless on her yacht.

In a series of pictures obtained by Radar Online, Paris, who was accompanied by her sister Nicky Hilton, is seen sporting a blue skimpy bikini and white-framed sunglasses. In one shot, Paris took off her bikini top which gave paparazzi a glimpse of her bossoms.
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Lady GaGa Wants Little Monsters to 'Pray' for Her Concert Protesters


July 19, 2010 04:26:32 GMT


Lady GaGa is upset when she found out that her Little Monsters were met by protesters from Westboro Baptist Church during her Monster Ball concert in St. Louis on Saturday night, July 17. She quickly wrote on Twitter to reach out to her devotees.

"At the risk of drawing attention to a hateful organization," she tweeted that day, "I would like to make my little monster fan aware of a protest being held outside the Monsterball in St.Louis tonight. Although we have had protesters before, as well as fundamentalists at the show."
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Paris Hilton: Arrest Report Is False

July 19, 2010 04:14:02 GMT


Paris Hilton insists she is having an "amazing summer" - despite two brushes with law enforcement officers over cannabis allegations. The socialite was reportedly stopped by officials at an airport on the French island of Corsica on Friday, July 16 after jetting in on a private plane en route to Sardinia, Italy.

It is claimed authorities found less than a gram of marijuana in the heiress' carry-on luggage but no charges were made and she was allowed to continue her journey. The incident came just weeks after a member of Hilton's party was arrested for pot possession following a World Cup soccer game in South Africa.
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U2 Earn $130 Million in a Year

July 19, 2010 04:02:12 GMT


U2 has raked in a staggering $130 million over the last 12 months - making the Irish rockers the biggest selling band in the world. Despite frontman Bono being unable to perform after an operation on his back in May, U2 has still managed to secure its place as the most profitable international group.

According to Forbes.com, the foursome pulled in $130 million over the last year from their "360 Degree" world tour and sales of their 2009 album "No Line on the Horizon".
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'X-Men: First Class': Bryan Singer Addresses Taylor Lautner Rumor


July 19, 2010 04:00:56 GMT


While it might sound like a pathetic effort to boast "X-Men: First Class" by involving "Twilight" cast, Bryan Singer has revealed that he did want to bring Taylor Lautner to the mutant universe. On Sunday, July 18, the filmmaker addressed rumor which mentioned that 20th Century Fox checked the actor's availability to take a role in the upcoming movie.

"I wanted Taylor Lautner to do it, I really did," Bryan said in an interview with Blastr in a church in Hollywood. "He's doing a movie in Pittsburgh called 'Abduction' and then he's got the next 'Twilight' movie. We talked about it a lot, he is a friend, and I really wanted to make it work." At the end, however, Taylor will not join "First Class" as the producer added, "It just doesn't look like it's possible to do it."
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Christina Aguilera's Label Denies Any Feud Over Poor Album Sales

July 19, 2010 03:49:26 GMT


A rep for Christina Aguilera's record label has denied bosses have fallen out with the singer over the relatively poor sales of her latest album "Bionic". The "Dirrty" superstar released her fourth disc in June - her first in four years - and has only manged to shift 200,000 copies of the album in the five weeks it has been on sale in the U.S.

The record also made chart history in the U.K. for being the lowest-selling album to make it to the number one spot in eight years, as well as suffering the quickest decline of a chart topping disc. Reports claimed the poor sales stemmed from Aguilera refusing to listen to her label's suggestions that she needed to update her pop sound to compete in a modern market - but a rep from RCA Records insists the singer is still one of the company's top talents.
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Vanessa Hudgens Has a Fashion Line in Plan


July 19, 2010 03:44:36 GMT


Vanessa Hudgens aims to become the latest celebrity to turn fashion designer - the actress is eying her own clothing line. The "High School Musical" star wants to follow in the footsteps of Nicole Ritchie, Gwen Stefani and Madonna, who have all created their own designs.

And Hudgens is looking forward to experimenting with different styles. She tells Scotland's Daily Record, "(I will launch a fashion range) when I find the time and the right partner to do it. It would probably have seasons dedicated to different styles."
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Cristiano Ronaldo Had Son With American Waitress Through One-Night Stand


July 19, 2010 03:41:54 GMT


New report on the mother of Cristiano Ronaldo's baby has emerged. According to the Sunday Mirror, the baby, named after his football star father, is the result of a one-night stand with a penniless American waitress.

Portuguese footballer Ronaldo reportedly paid the baby's mama 10 million pound sterling to keep her identity secret and hand the baby over to his family. When first announcing that he has become a father, he claimed the young woman "prefers to have her identity kept confidential."
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Roman Polanski Made First Public Appearance Since Freed


July 19, 2010 03:41:18 GMT


Roman Polanski made his first public appearance as a free man on Saturday, July 17 to support his singer wife Emmanuelle Seigner at a music festival in Switzerland. The "Rosemary's Baby" filmmaker regained his freedom on Monday after Swiss officials turned down U.S. prosecutors' requests to extradite him on a 33-year-old child-sex charge.

Polanski had been under house arrest at a luxury chalet in Gstaad since he was seized in Zurich last September en route to a film festival. And the director made his first public outing at a similar event - he attended the Montreux Jazz Festival to watch his musician wife perform.
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Oksana Grigorieva's Rep Accused Mel Gibson's Team of Smear Campaign

July 19, 2010 03:37:13 GMT


A spokesman for Mel Gibson's ex-girlfriend has lashed out at the actor's legal team - accusing his lawyers of creating false rumors about the Russian singer in order to "vilify" her during the pair's custody battle.

The "Braveheart" star's reputation has been badly damaged following the release of several tape recordings which purportedly feature Gibson hurling abuse and vile threats at Oksana Grigorieva during phone calls.
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Two Rapes Reported at Latitude Festival

July 19, 2010 03:28:46 GMT


Police are investigating two serious sexual assaults at an English music festival over the weekend. On the first night of the Latitude Festival in Suffolk, England on Thursday, July 15, a 19-year-old woman was allegedly gang raped by four men in a secluded wooded area after she asked for directions to the toilets.

A second sexual assault was reported on Friday night when a 17-year-old female claimed she was attacked in her tent. A 19-year-old man has been arrested and is due to be questioned on Sunday.
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Video Premiere: Taio Cruz's 'Dynamite'


July 19, 2010 03:27:34 GMT


Taio Cruz rides a fast bike and stops by a place where he kicks off a firework party with the ladies in attendance. "I've done race cars and speedboats. For this one, I wanted to do things on a bike," he explained to MTV. "So you're gonna see me spin the tires on this, which is pretty cool!"

One of the vehicles brought for the video shoot is a "massive truck" which was used to film big screen project "Universal Soldier". He said, "I've never done a video that has this many props in it. We've got the most amazing, wrecked cars."
News > Movie News

New On-Set Pics of 'Arthur': Russell Brand and Luis Guzman Are Batman and Robin

July 19, 2010 03:15:03 GMT


Russell Brand is going to transform into a superhero in his new film "Arthur". On Saturday, July 17, the lead actor was spotted slipping into Batman outfit when taking principal photography for the comedy in New York City.

Brand's Batman was not alone as another "Arthur" actor Luis Guzman was seen rocking the costume of Robin who is also known as Batman's sidekick. This sighting explains why Batmobile was spotted on "Arthur" set on July 8.
News > TV News

'Jersey Shore': Cast Want More Money, One of Them Is in Secret Deal


July 19, 2010 02:57:05 GMT


Fame has driven the cast of "Jersey Shore" to ask for more money. Snooki, The Situation, J-Woww and the rest of the gang are reportedly going on a strike soon to demand pay rise from MTV. Sources said the cast feel they make more money by making live appearances than filming the show.

J-Woww, Ronnie, Sammi, Pauly D and Vinny allegedly wanted a new contract before they start filming for season 3 which supposedly went on production on Sunday, July 18. The Situation and Snooki meanwhile, are scheduled to film on Monday, but they too reportedly want to revise the contract first.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Spencer Pratt Admits He Loves Fame More Than Heidi Montag

July 19, 2010 02:55:43 GMT


After drawing attention from the media for splitting from his wife Heidi Montag, Spencer Pratt has now had a strange ploy to put attention back on him. The 26-year-old actor recently admitted to People that he loves the media more than his wife.

"We love each other but I'm a famewhore and I'll never grow out of it. [Heidi] knows that and doesn't want that," Spencer told the site. "I want every kind of press. She believes in bad press. There's no way my love for fame and her love for puppies will ever work out successfully. She just wants to hike and hang out and be calmer."
News > TV News

Nicole Scherzinger Impresses Simon Cowell, to Replace Cheryl Cole on 'X Factor'


July 19, 2010 02:55:18 GMT


The Pussycat Dolls' Nicole Scherzinger is to stand in for malaria-stricken pop star Cheryl Cole during the next stage of British talent contest "The X Factor", according to a report. The Girls Aloud star was diagnosed with the mosquito-borne illness after collapsing at a photoshoot earlier this month.

She is now resting at her mansion in Surrey, England after leaving the private clinic where she was receiving treatment, but Cole is still too ill to resume her judging duties on Simon Cowell's TV show. Scherzinger impressed the music mogul while she was a guest panelist earlier this month in Manchester, England, replacing pregnant singer Dannii Minogue.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Police Will Stop Enrique Iglesias From Stripping Naked

July 19, 2010 02:50:13 GMT


Enrique Iglesias' plan to ski naked in Miami may not go ahead after all - cops in Florida are trying to prevent the star from carrying out the stunt. The "Hero" singer offered to bare all and go water skiing if Spain won its first soccer World Cup - a feat the European team managed earlier this month.

And Iglesias, whose father Julio was once a top goalkeeper in Spain, insisted he would go ahead with the daring prank, stating, "A bet is a bet!" But police officers in Miami are adamant they will halt the singer's plans - a representative tells TMZ, "We enforce all laws here, regardless of what your status is in the Miami community."
News > Movie News

'Inception' Steals the First Spot at Box Office

July 19, 2010 02:43:13 GMT


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"Inception" has affirmed itself as one of the best summer movies this year. Not only gaining positive review, but also the film has named itself a king at North American Box Office by sitting on the top spot with $62.8 million cume.

This number, however, is lower than the $70 million opening which was projected by some analysts. It is additionally not even close to Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight" 's biggest opening weekend of all-time with $158.4 million. But with the $62.8 million, "Inception" surely gives lead actor Leonardo DiCaprio his biggest debut ever.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Vanessa Hudgens Uses Anti-Wrinkle Cream at Age of 21

July 19, 2010 02:42:22 GMT


Young actress Vanessa Hudgens is so worried about losing her looks she's already started using anti-wrinkle cream at the age of 21. The "High School Musical" star insists it is harder for females to age gracefully in Hollywood, and she's determined to stay looking youthful by slapping on special lotions.

She tells Scotland's Daily Record, "I'm already starting to use anti-ageing. You might as well start sooner than later because products are really amazing these days. You might as well start now, put a little lotion on rather than having to get wrinkles. I think it's smart to start soon, really. It's a good beauty tip."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Paris Hilton Released After Detained in France for Alleged Pot Possession

July 19, 2010 02:39:04 GMT


Paris Hilton was held by police in France on Friday, July 16 after she was caught carrying cannabis in her handbag. The socialite traveled to French island Corsica on a private plane from Paris, reportedly en route to Sardinia, Italy.

But she was held by police officers momentarily when she landed at the airport after they discovered less than a gram of marijuana on her, reports AFP. Hilton was released shortly afterwards without charge.
News > Music News

Sneak Peek to Jonas Brothers' 'Hey You' Video From 'Jonas L.A.'


July 19, 2010 02:21:23 GMT


A snippet of Jonas Brothers' "Hey You" music video from their TV series "Jonas L.A." is offered to get fans "pumped for next Sunday night" when an episode titled "America's Sweethearts" is aired. Joe Jonas puts on mustache in an attempt at disguise to avoid paparazzi.

"America's Sweethearts" will follow Joe as he approaches Stella to find out if Vanessa likes him before a big photo shoot, but Stella finds herself unable to tell Joe how Vanessa really feels about him. Meanwhile, Kevin tries to get director Mona May to give him another chance to shadow her.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Zsa Zsa Gabor Undergoing Hip Replacement Surgery After Bone-Breaking Fall


July 19, 2010 02:16:40 GMT


Zsa Zsa Gabor will have a hip replacement surgery on Monday, July 19, her publicist John Blanchette said on Sunday. The 93-year-old actress has to undergo the operation after breaking her hip when she fell out of bed, CNN reported.

Gabor will need the surgery on her right hip, Blanchette said. The publicist moreover revealed that the hip replacement surgery is scheduled for 6 A.M. and should last about four hours. Meanwhile, a press conference is set to be held at Gabor's Los Angeles, California, home on Monday afternoon.
 
 
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