WHAT'S HOT?

Home > News
 

November 09, 2010

News > Celebrity Gossip

Kendra Wilkinson Posing Semi-Naked to Prove She's Still Hot


November 09, 2010 09:56:34 GMT


Kendra Wilkinson is determined to prove that she is still as sexy as ever post pregnancy. The 25-year-old beauty hired an assistant and posed sultry and semi-naked in a photo-shoot in first episode of her self titled reality TV show "Kendra" on Monday night, November 8, E! Online reported.

Kendra stripped to her green racy bra and black undies while putting on leather knee high boots. Enjoying showing off her curves, the wife of football player Hank Baskett did the racy photo shoot for a test run for a possible Playboy spread, a magazine owned by her former boyfriend Hugh Hefner.
News > TV News

'Spartacus' Narrows Down Andy Whitfield's Replacement to Three


November 09, 2010 09:37:33 GMT


Starz has the option to pick either a Brit, a Canadian or another Australian to replace Andy Whitfield on "Spartacus: Blood and Sand". Deadline said in its report that casting has been narrowed down to three candidates who are all relatively-unknown actors just like Whitfield when he started filming the show last year.

The named ones are Stephen Amell, Aiden Turner and Liam McIntyre. Amell enjoyed several recurring roles in a number of TV series such as "Queer as Folk", "Beautiful People" and "Heartland". Meanwhile, Turner is known as Aidan Devane on soap drama "All My Children". McIntyre is perhaps the least known of three, but he did appear for a small role in HBO's miniseries "The Pacific".
News > Movie News

Miley Cyrus to Get Wild With 'So Undercover' Role


November 09, 2010 09:37:09 GMT


Miley Cyrus has shown obvious transformation on her stage performance and now she is going to affirm it through her next movie "So Undercover". The 18-year-old Disney star will portray a teenage badass who uses a lot of swear words and crude language all throughout the script, so said Hollywood Life which claims to have script of the movie.

Cyrus' character, Molly, is described as a real smartass who rides a motorcycle, carries a gun and can beat big dudes up. She will launch sarcastic humor [SPOILER ALERT!] like the one when she suggests a fundraiser, "I said car wash, not hand job booth!"
News > Music News

Rihanna's 'California King Bed', 'Man Down' and 'Complicated' Flood the Web

November 09, 2010 09:32:18 GMT


Three more fresh materials from Rihanna's soon-to-be-released studio album "Loud" come out for fans' listening pleasure, leaving only "Fading" and "Skin" remain under lock. Those newly-leaked tracks are "California King Bed", "Man Down" and "Complicated".

All of the three songs are not exactly dance tracks. "King Bed" opens with ballad acoustic jam and halfway through continues adding some rock vibes. "Man Down" sees Rihanna returning to her native Barbados and infusing island flavor. "Complicated" features her digging into painful memories of her troubled relationship.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Raven-Symone Throws Rant Over Report of Her Leaked Naked Pictures


November 09, 2010 09:13:23 GMT


"The Cosby Show" star Raven-Symone is fuming over recent report suggesting a series of naked pictures of her have leaked online. Insisting that she didn't strip for the shots, which were actually taken from her Twitter page, the actress addressed the matter on the micro-blogging site.

"Well, there it, happened again.... people think that its a naked picture on my twitter profile.... BUT its not!" Raven wrote on Monday, November 8. "Well, it happened again. A picture that I put as my twitter profile, got twisted into a story that isn't true," she repeated.
News > Movie News

Plan B May Put Kelly Brook in His New Movie

November 09, 2010 08:58:26 GMT


British singer/actor Plan B is turning his hit album "The Defamation of Streickland Banks" into a movie - and he's recruiting sexy actress Kelly Brook for a starring role. Plan B, real name Ben Drew, scored a U.K. number one earlier this year with the soul album, about a man who is put behind bars for a crime he didn't commit.

Now he's making plans to adapt his songs for the big screen - with Brook playing the woman who frames him. He says, "I'm constantly creating as it's hard to keep playing the same songs over and over. I started making this record three years ago. So now we're talking about doing a film of the album, which is something that's gonna excite me and allow me to work on this project for longer than I would normally. Kelly wants to be involved so we'll see how that pans out."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Russell Brand and More Honoring Pride of Britain

November 09, 2010 08:52:50 GMT


British stars including Russell Brand, Simon Cowell, Sir Tom Jones and Susan Boyle joined Charles, Prince of Wales to honor the country's heroes at the Pride of Britain Awards on Monday, November 8.

The celebrities took a backseat at the London ceremony as the spotlight was cast on "ordinary people" who have overcome adversity or demonstrated exceptional bravery. Welsh singer Jones handed an award to Allison John, a 32 year old who has battled the odds to become a doctor after becoming the first Briton to have every major organ transplanted.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Bez Questioned by Police After Missing

November 09, 2010 08:51:48 GMT


Happy Mondays star Bez has been questioned by police after allegedly breaking a restraining order by contacting his ex-girlfriend. The dancer/percussionist and his lawyer met with cops on Monday, November 8, a week after Monica Ward claimed he had been harassing her with phone calls and text messages.

According to Britain's The Sun, Bez, real name Mark Berry, was bailed. In August, the star was found guilty of attacking Ward during a domestic dispute and was jailed for a month when he refused to carry out his community service sentence. He was also handed a restraining order preventing him from contacting Ward for two years.
News > Movie News

Three New 'Deathly Hallows' Clips Come Out

November 09, 2010 08:48:59 GMT


©
More scenes from "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I" are shared in form of clips. One video is set at Malfoy Manor, where the Death Eaters have a meeting with Lord Voldemort to prepare their plan to kill Harry Potter.

Two other clips follow Harry and his two best friends, Ron and Hermione. Together, they learn from Xenophilius Lovegood about the Deathly Hallows symbol. At the other time, however, Harry and Ron have an argument in a tent as Ron blames Harry for their not-yet-accomplished goals.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Slipknot Want Paul Gray's Items Returned to Grave

November 09, 2010 08:42:37 GMT


The members of Slipknot are asking fans who stole family gifts from the grave of late bass player Paul Gray to return the items. In a message on the band's MySpace.com page, the band reveals special keepsake items have been swiped.

The statement reads, "In a very upsetting turn of events we have learned that some gifts left for Paul at his gravesite have been stolen. There were statues of a gargoyle as well as a Buddah (sic) that were placed at Paul's grave by his friends and family that were taken. We ask that whoever did this please return the items no questions asked."
News > Music News

John Mayer and Natasha Bedingfield Gracing Red Carpet of VH1 Save the Music

November 09, 2010 08:41:59 GMT


Big stars like John Mayer and Natasha Bedingfield spent Monday night, November 8 attending the VH1 Save the Music Foundation gala. Mayer, wearing gray shirt and black suit, came to the charity event as one of the honorees, and Bedingfield who opted jeans and brown bedazzled top served as a musical guest of the evening.

Raising funds to go towards restoring instrumental music education programs in America's public schools, the gig was hosted by "30 Rock" star Cheyenne Jackson who was dressed in a gray tux for the charity event. The other honorees like John Legend and Paul Williams were also spotted posing for photographers.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Madonna Speaks Against Gay Bullying


November 09, 2010 08:35:59 GMT


Madonna has become the latest star to speak out against bullying, insisting she is "incredibly disturbed and saddened" by the recent spate of suicides among unhappy youngsters - because she too felt isolated as a teen.

Troubled gay students have hit headlines across the U.S. in recent weeks after several allegedly took their own lives following cruel taunts from their peers. And the pop superstar admits she is heartbroken by the tragic deaths - because it was her gay friends who ultimately made her feel accepted.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Julia Roberts and Fergie Honored at Glamour Women of the Year Awards


November 09, 2010 08:24:58 GMT


Julia Roberts and Stacy Ferguson aka Fergie were two honorees at 2010 Glamour Women of the Year Awards which was held at New York City's Carnegie Hall on Monday night, November 8. The "Eat, Pray, Love" actress and the only female member of Black Eyed Peas were both honored for their charitable works.

Julia, who hit the star-studded event in L'Wren Scott dress, Giuseppe Zanotti shoes and Me&Ro earrings, got her honor, which was presented by talk show host Oprah Winfrey, for her works with Paul Newman's Hole in the Wall Gang Camp and the renewable energy organization Earth Biofuels as well as for raising awareness for Rett Syndrome.
News > TV News

Creator Explains Why 'Bones' Spin-Off Is Delayed

November 09, 2010 08:16:24 GMT


"Bones" spin-off simply has not found the right actor in the right time. The project was due to go in production later this month and the lead character was about to be introduced in an episode of "Bones" early next year but since the producers are not ready to pick the actor, the introductory episode has been delayed to spring 2011.

EW said the production of the spin-off is now to start either in February or March. During the gap, producers are going to find an actor who will portray a central character named Walter Sherman who can be found in Richard Greener's "The Locator" novels. The plan was for Walter to assist Booth and Brennan on a few cases throughout the season.
News > Movie News

Ghostface Locks His Victim in New 'Scream 4' Photo

November 09, 2010 07:59:32 GMT


©
Recently, some items and arts from "Scream" film franchise were displayed during the "Art of Stab" exhibition in Burbank, CA. And one attendee has taken snap of a picture from "Scream 4" which shows Ghostface's close encounter with his victim. In the image, the masked-killer is seen pointing his weapon to a woman, who is believed to be Gale Weathers, in what looks like a barn.

Courteney Cox's Gale will have quit her job as an entertainment journalist and is married to David Arquette's Deputy Dewey. Meanwhile, Neve Campbell's Sidney Prescott is an author. Sidney returns to Woodsboro where she meets her cousin (Emma Roberts). And after living the last few years of her life in relative silence, Sidney's world will once again be ripped apart by the reemergence of Ghostface started with the discovery of a murdered student.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Joe Jackson Doesn't Regret Whipping Michael


November 09, 2010 07:50:31 GMT


Michael Jackson's parents have finally opened up about reports of capital punishment and "whippings" family patriarch Joe Jackson served up to prevent his nine kids from "going bad". Joe Jackson has often denied his most famous son's allegations of beatings and whippings and he attempted to avoid the subject completely when Oprah Winfrey asked him to be honest about his punishment methods during a candid taped interview for her TV show.

But his wife Katherine insisted the world should know the truth, stating, "You might as well admit it; that's the way black people raise their children... He (Joe) used a strap." Joe Jackson then admitted, "I would have punished by whipping them with a strap or something if they did something wrong (sic)... It would have kept them outta trouble, outta jail (sic). My kids have never been in jail before... and that's great." Asked if he ever regretted his actions, Joe responded, "No, I don't regret it."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Randy Quaid's Imigration Hearing Pushed Back to Nov. 23

November 09, 2010 07:45:28 GMT


Actor Randy Quaid will have to wait another two weeks to hear if his bid for refugee status in Canada has been accepted. An immigration hearing about the case was delayed on Monday, November 8 after the star's lawyer asked for more time to review documents.

Quaid and his wife Evi were arrested in Vancouver, British Columbia, last month on outstanding U.S. warrants related to vandalism charges. The Quaids are wanted in Santa Barbara, California, where they missed a third court hearing in as many weeks last week.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Michael Jackson's Daughter Appreciates Her Dad for Hiding Her Under Mask

November 09, 2010 07:36:06 GMT


Michael Jackson's daughter Paris has revealed she "appreciated" the efforts her late father went to to hide her and her brothers from the public, but the masks and veils he had them wear on shopping trips weren't always comfortable. In an exclusive Jackson family garden party chat, TV queen Oprah Winfrey grilled Paris and her brothers Prince Michael and Blanket and a group of nieces and nephews about living life as a Jackson and attending school.

While Blanket and his big brother seemed both shy and unwilling to chat, talkative and polite Paris was only too happy to open up about the trio's dad, who died last year. When Prince Michael revealed that his father placed veils over their faces so "when we did go out without our dad then nobody would really recognize us," Paris added, "He tried to raise us without (us) knowing who he was, but that didn't really go so well."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Biographer: Frank Sinatra Wasn't Proud of His Big Penis


November 09, 2010 07:26:09 GMT


Frank Sinatra attempted to cover up the fact he was well hung - because he thought the size of his manhood was one of many negatives about his body, according to the late star's new biographer James Kaplan. The journalist spent five years researching his acclaimed new tome, "Frank - The Voice", and reveals Sinatra wasn't like most men, who reveled in the fact he had a big penis.

Recalling a quote from Sinatra's lover Ava Gardner, in which she stated the singer was "only 110 pounds, but 10 pounds of it is c**k!", Kaplan insists Sinatra wasn't proud of his manhood. The writer tells WENN, "I think we can take it as fact that Frank Sinatra was very well-endowed."
News > Music News

Marilyn Manson Plots 2011 Comeback

November 09, 2010 07:25:36 GMT


Marilyn Manson is planning a career comeback after signing to an independent British label - a year after he was dropped by bosses at Interscope Records. The rocker is set to release his next album late in 2011 on London-based Cooking Vinyl following his departure from Interscope, the firm which put out all his previous records.

Cooking Vinyl bosses have yet to hear any new material from Manson's upcoming project, but managing director Martin Goldschmidt is convinced the star will be inspired by his split from Interscope.
News > Movie News

New 'Voyage of the Dawn Treader' Trailer Unleashed


November 09, 2010 07:25:16 GMT


©
A brand new trailer for "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader" has been debuted in anticipation of the December 10 release in the U.S. Making its way out via Yahoo! Movies, it has more scenes highlighting the battle between the Pevensie children and a beastly creature.

In this third "Narnia" film, Edmund and Lucy along with their cousin Eustace are swallowed into a painting that brings them to the homeland of Aslan. There, they join Prince Caspian on the Dawn Treader ship on a mysterious mission to the Lone Islands, and beyond.
News > Celebrity Gossip

P. Diddy to Close Down Clothing Store in Late December

November 09, 2010 07:25:16 GMT


Rap mogul P. Diddy will close down his flagship clothing store in New York at the end of the year due to slow sales. The entrepreneur opened the Sean John boutique on the city's famous Fifth Avenue in 2004 but reports suggest the shop has suffered as a result of the global economic downturn and will shut its doors for good on December 30.

A representative for the fashion range reveals Sean John executives are looking to open stores in other locations around New York and in Los Angeles. The news comes months after Combs signed an exclusive deal with department store Macy's to stock his clothing brand across the U.S.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Joel Madden and Nicole Richie Reportedly Planning December Wedding

November 09, 2010 07:24:55 GMT


Good Charlotte star Joel Madden and socialite/actress Nicole Richie are to wed in December, according to new Internet reports. Richie was overheard chatting about the nuptials with best friend Christina Aguilera at the Soho house in Los Angeles on Saturday night, November 6.

A source tells X17Online, "I heard Nicole Richie talking excitedly to Christina Aguilera about her upcoming wedding. She said, '29 days to go!' " The website reports the couple is planning an early December wedding and a decoy party in an attempt to bamboozle the paparazzi.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Mom Reveals About Michael Jackson's Obsession With Plastic Surgery

November 09, 2010 07:24:24 GMT


Michael Jackson's mother was so concerned about her son's obsession with plastic surgery she secretly met with his doctor and urged him to lie about nips and tucks. Katherine Jackson admits she turned to the surgeon out of desperation after a stern chat with her superstar son had no effect.

In a frank TV chat with Oprah Winfrey, which aired in America on Monday, November 8, the Jackson family matriarch said, "I hear that people get addicted to plastic surgery and I think that's what happened to him. I had told him, 'That's enough. Why do you keep going?' "
News > Movie News

'Darfur' Moviemaker Takes Aim at Hollywood Stars for Failing to Show Interests

November 09, 2010 07:23:01 GMT


Moviemaker Uwe Boll has lashed out at Hollywood's "Darfur" devotees for failing to help him land a proper release for his harrowing film about the massacres in the Sudan. In an open letter, printed in industry magazine The Hollywood Reporter, the much-maligned Boll targets George Clooney, Matt Damon, Mia Farrow and "Hotel Rwanda" director Terry George for refusing to back his film Attack on Darfur.

Angry Boll, the director of movie flops "In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale" and "Bloodrayne", claims he has reached out to those celebrities who seem to share his concerns for the troubled African nation, for help in getting his film on the big screen - no one wants to help.
News > Movie News

Angry Locals Vandalized 'Breaking Dawn' Brazilian Set

November 09, 2010 07:21:34 GMT


Production on the Brazilian set of "The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn Part I" was disrupted on Sunday, November 7 when angry locals set fire to a portable toilet used by the film crew in protest of the disruption the shoot had caused.

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart are among the cast-members currently in Rio de Janeiro filming the final installment of the hit vampire franchise, but some residents are not happy to see their hometown being turned into a movie set and have taken action into their own hands.
News > Music News

Lee DeWyze Debuts Title Track of His First Album 'Live It Up'


November 09, 2010 07:13:30 GMT


A week before Lee DeWyze's debut album "Live It Up" goes on sale, its title track is offered for free download for those pre-ordering the album on his digital store. The easy, breezy song is written by DeWyze with the help from Toby Gad and Lindy Robbins.

"You only got one life, one life to live/ I wanna give it everything I got/ Who knows this might be it for us/ So why don't we live it up, darling," the winner of "American Idol" season 9 sings. It was initially chosen to be the lead single for the November 16 album, but he switched to "Sweet Serendipity" a few hours before the release.
News > TV News

'Harry Potter' Actress Cast on 'True Blood' Season 4


November 09, 2010 07:02:30 GMT


Fiona Shaw is coming to Bon Temps, Louisiana. In what can be counted as the first casting news for "True Blood" season 4, it is announced that Shaw would be one of the new recurring characters in the HBO series.

Shaw is perhaps best known as Aunt Petunia in "Harry Potter" movies, and her last TV project where she was a regular was British miniseries "Gormenghast". Producers of "True Blood" wants the Irish actress to be Marnie who according to Deadline is "a mousy, timid and secretly self loathing storefront medium and palm reader who is taken over by the spirit of a powerful witch."
News > Movie News

Robert De Niro, Hilary Swank and More to Celebrate 'New Year's Eve' Together

November 09, 2010 06:45:47 GMT


It seems that director Garry Marshall has been actively gathering the cast of "New Year's Eve". According to The Hollywood Reporter, Robert De Niro, Hilary Swank, Michelle Pfeiffer and Ashton Kutcher are about to land lead roles in the movie.

De Niro is in talks to portray a bitter dying man in a hospital, and Swank would be seen as a producer of the famed Times Square New Year's Eve show. Meanwhile, Pfeiffer will be a frustrated executive secretary who decides to tackle her unfulfilled resolutions. As for Kutcher who has previously worked with Marshall in "Valentine's Day", he may play a guy who hates New Year's Eve, THR says.
News > Music News

Pitbull Premieres 'Hey Baby (Drop It to the Floor)' Music Video


November 09, 2010 06:40:18 GMT


Pitbull goes to the club in a music video for his latest dance track "Hey Baby (Drop It to the Floor)". Wearing dark ensemble with black gloves, the rapper takes the center stage with his collaborator T-Pain and leads the clubbers to the dance floor.

The video shoot was forced to be postponed last month when Pitbull accidentally broke his hand at his Miami home. It was delayed for only a few days because he was luckily able to get some "advanced" surgery that would allow him to have his cast off in a week.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Charlie Sheen on Hotel Meltdown: One Bad Night When I Don't Panic


November 09, 2010 06:01:05 GMT


Charlie Sheen has broken his silence over the Plaza hotel drama on October 26. The "Two and a Half Men" actor, who was found drunk and half-naked with a naked woman who was identified as an escort at that time, told Extra over the weekend that the incident was blown out of proportion.

"If a guy has one bad night, everybody goes insane and panics. I'm not panicking," Sheen said. On allegedly missing his rare Patek Philippe 5970 watch worth $150,000 during the meltdown, the 45-year-old actor claimed, "The way I look at it, if you have expensive tastes, you gotta be prepared for expensive losses."
News > Celebrity Gossip

David Beckham's Family Has No Plans to Move Back to England

November 09, 2010 04:46:21 GMT


Victoria Adams has dismissed reports she and husband David Beckham are heading back to their native England after tiring of living in Los Angeles. The former Spice Girls singer moved to L.A. with David and their three boys in 2007, and insisted they would live in the city until their sons finished school.

The soccer ace was recently forced to dismiss rumours he intended to become an American citizen, but wife Victoria has brushed off reports they're considering moving back to Britain. She tells Hello! magazine, "There have been so many rumours about us leaving but we're not. You never know what the future holds, but right now America is great for us."
News > TV News

'House M.D' 7.07 Preview: Deadly Disease

November 09, 2010 04:44:42 GMT


"House M.D." would deal with a deadly disease next week and House is risking his own life. After a 200-year-old medicine jar found on an off-shore shipwreck shatters in a teenage girl's palm, she is admitted to Princeton Plainsboro for symptoms closely linked to smallpox.

When the Center for Disease Control's Dr. Dave Broda institutes a lockdown on the hospital and suspends House's team's ability to diagnose, Masters grows suspicious of Broda's motives and becomes convinced that the patient is suffering from a different disease. The girl's father soon experiences similar symptoms, and House is forced to make a precarious decision that puts his own life in jeopardy.
News > Music News

Nelly and Kelly Rowland's New Song 'Gone': Sequel to 'Dilemma'


November 09, 2010 04:44:38 GMT


Although Alicia Keys and Jay-Z's "Empire State of Mind (Part II) Broken Down" failed and some people have doubts in Rihanna and Eminem's "Love the Way You Lie Part II", it seems that recording sequel song continues to become some kind of trend. The latest pair who has reunited to recreate their duet magic are Nelly and Kelly Rowland.

Nelly and Kelly have a new song called "Gone" and the "Dilemma" partners pick up where their 2002 Grammy-winning hit single left off. "Remember the chick that used to live right up the block from me, I seen her yesterday and she's still fly, she's still right, still tight, still fine," he croons his mellow lines.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Anne Hathaway 'Jealous' of Jake Gyllenhaal and Taylor Swift Romance Rumors


November 09, 2010 04:43:31 GMT


It wasn't only Jake Gyllenhaal and Taylor Swift who dodge questions about their rumored romance but also Jake's onscreen lover in "Love and Other Drugs", Anne Hathaway. At the new movie press conference at the Waldorf-Astoria on Saturday, November 6, Anne with only a half-serious edge in her voice pretended to scold a nosy reporter bringing up the speculation.

"Hang on, hang on, I have to say something! I have been Jake's onscreen love interest for years, all right? You keep the conversation to me and only me, otherwise I'm going to get nasty!" Anne reacted, seemingly to save Jake from any kind of personal questions. Jake still refused to address the matter, simply quipped, "You get Ella Enchanted (Anne's character in 'Ella Enchanted') pissed off... ."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Courtney Love Forgave Russell Simmons for 'Crackhead' Comment

November 09, 2010 04:43:24 GMT


Courtney Love has forgiven hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons for branding her a "crackhead" after she accidentally posted nude images of herself online. The Hole frontwoman was left red-faced in October after raunchy photos meant for a lover were mistakenly uploaded onto social networking website Twitter.com.

Simmons joked about the scandal, telling the New York Post his pal, who has a history of drug abuse, must have been under the influence when she sent the explicit photos to the public. He told the New York Post, "I think she is a sweet girl... It's probably exciting to be a crackhead."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Alex Stebbins Blames Lady GaGa for Failed Romance With Luc Carl

November 09, 2010 04:42:54 GMT


Lady GaGa's on/off romance with musician Luc Carl has landed her in trouble with the drummer's ex-girlfriend amid allegations the star was responsible for breaking up their relationship. Actress Alex Stebbins began dating Carl after meeting in August 2009, months after he had split from the "Bad Romance" star.

But when GaGa heard her ex had moved on, she reportedly began calling and texting Carl - prompting him to ditch the actress to rekindle his romance with the singer back in June this year. Stebbins tells the New York Post, "It was really hard to be with someone who has a really famous ex-girlfriend who would stop at nothing to get him back."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Katherine Jackson: Conrad Murray Made Us Wait Before Revealing Michael's Fate

November 09, 2010 04:42:20 GMT


Michael Jackson's physician Dr. Conrad Murray made the King of Pop's mother wait before revealing her son had died in June 2009. In a candid and emotional TV chat with Oprah Winfrey for "The Oprah Winfrey Show", which will air in America on Monday, November 8, Katherine Jackson reveals she still has no idea why Murray took his time in confronting the family and telling them the grave news on the day his former boss passed away following an overdose of the anesthetic Propofol.

She says, "We stayed there a long time before he came in to tell us. Clearly I guess he didn't want to... It took him so long and I said, 'Well, what happened...?' I said, 'How is he, how is he? Did he make it?' And he said, 'No, he's gone'. That's all I remember."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Lindsay Lohan Wants to Open Rehab Facilities to Help Other Children

November 09, 2010 04:41:37 GMT


Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan plans to open her own rehab facilities once she's completed her drug treatment, according to her mother Dina Lohan. The 24-year-old "Mean Girls" star is currently serving three months at the Betty Ford Clinic in California after failing two mandatory drug tests in September and violating her probation.

But the stint is working wonders for Lohan and, during an appearance on America's "The Today Show" on Monday, November 8, her mum hailed the treatment as a "life-changing" experience for her daughter. It is Lohan's fifth time in rehab.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Victoria and David Beckham Learn Sign Languages

November 09, 2010 04:13:20 GMT


Victoria Adams and her husband David Beckham are learning sign language with their children so they can communicate with a deaf friend. The stars and their three boys, Brooklyn, 11, eight-year old Romeo and Cruz, five, have all been receiving tuition - but Victoria admits their youngest son has been using the regular sessions to learn a number of cheeky expressions.

The singer-turned-fashion-designer tells Britain's Hello! magazine, "We're all learning sign language because one of our friends is deaf. So of course the first thing Cruz, who is five, wanted to learn was how to say, 'I've got wind', and the 's' word. He also wanted to know what other swear words were."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Courteney Cox Has Been 'in a Whirlwind' Following the Split, 'Too Shy' to Date Again

November 09, 2010 04:04:39 GMT


Courteney Cox admitted that she still has to cope with the term of her separation from estranged husband David Arquette. During a recent interview with Britain's Hello! Magazine, the "Friends" star claimed the split after 11 years of marriage has been "a whirlwind" for her.

"I've been lying really low since David and I got separated. To tell you the truth, it's only just starting to sink in. I've been working so hard that I feel like I've been in a whirlwind," Courteney opened up. "I did wake up the other day when I had a quiet morning and think, 'Wow, this is... interesting. I'm separated - now what do I do?' "
News > TV News

Katy Perry Teases 'X Factor' Judge Stint

November 09, 2010 04:02:14 GMT


Katy Perry is keeping fans guessing about reports linking her to a judging role on the American version of reality show "The X Factor", insisting "sometimes rumors turn into reality". The "I Kissed a Girl" hitmaker replaced Dannii Minogue on the judging panel of Simon Cowell's show in Britain over the summer when the Aussie singer was on maternity leave.

Reports subsequently linked her to the U.S. version of the reality show, which Cowell will launch next year - and Perry has teased that there could be a role for her on the series. She tells Britain's Cosmopolitan magazine, "I saw something about that and I think Simon is flirting with me through the press. I know a lot of it is rumors. But sometimes rumors turn into reality!"
News > Movie News

Poster and Synopsis for Mia Wasikowska's 'Jane Eyre' Unraveled

November 09, 2010 04:01:40 GMT


©
Focus Features has debuted the first poster for "Jane Eyre", a movie adaptation of Charlotte Bronte's novel of the same title. It captures Mia Wasikowska's Jane Eyre from a side angle with a silhouette of a man's face, probably that of Michael Fassbender's Edward Rochester, on her dress.

According to the official storyline released by the studio, Jane Eyre flees Thornfield House, where she works as a governess for wealthy Edward Rochester. The isolated and imposing residence - and Mr. Rochester's coldness - have sorely tested the young woman's resilience, forged years earlier when she was orphaned. As Jane reflects upon her past and recovers her natural curiosity, she will return to Mr. Rochester - and the terrible secret that he is hiding...
News > Celebrity Gossip

Usher and Ex-Wife Tameka Are 'Friends'

November 09, 2010 03:59:12 GMT


R&B star Usher enjoys a better friendship with his ex-wife Tameka Foster now they're divorced - because the "pressure" of his career was too much of a strain on their marriage. The "Yeah!" hitmaker filed for divorce from stylist Foster last June, claiming the couple, which wed in 2007, had not lived together for over a year, despite welcoming second son Naviyd in December 2008.

Usher admits he and Foster have since put their failed marriage behind them and formed a friendship for the sake of their sons Naviyd and Usher Raymond V, two. He tells Britain's Cosmopolitan magazine, "With my ex-wife, there was a lot of pressure in our relationship because of my career. Now that's alleviated we're friends and make smart decisions for our children."
News > Music News

Queen Confirm EMI Departure and New Contract With UMG

November 09, 2010 03:55:47 GMT


Rockers Queen have confirmed they are abandoning their longtime record label EMI to sign a lucrative new contract with the Universal Music Group. It was rumored in May that the "Bohemian Rhapsody" legends would follow in the footsteps of Sir Paul McCartney and quit the faltering company after almost 40 years.

And on Monday, November 8 the band announced they will be defecting to Universal in an undisclosed multi-million dollar deal. Guitarist Brian May says, "We are very excited, after all this time, to be embarking on a new phase of our career - with a new record company, with new ideas, and new dreams."
News > Music News

Michael Jackson's Family 'Disgusted and Saddened' Over 'Breaking News' Release

November 09, 2010 03:53:55 GMT


Soon after the first posthumous single of Michael Jackson was out, many people questioned the authenticity of MJ's voice, and members of the Jackson clan are among those in doubt. Taryll Jackson wrote on his Twitter, "I will not support 'Breaking News' and a few others because it simply is not him."

He went on, "They tried to fool me and they tried to fool you. I told them it would never happen." He added, "To all the mj fans... regarding the song 'breaking news' i am so sorry you have to deal with this. my uncle loved you so much and would not want it this way." Still, "there are songs that ARE my uncle singing on the upcoming album and I will support those 100%," he stated.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Kim Kardashian Helps Launching Kids Credit Card

November 09, 2010 03:51:30 GMT


Reality TV star Kim Kardashian has her sights set on the world of finance - she's launching her own credit card in a bid to teach teens how to spend sensibly. The wealthy socialite has lent her name to the Kardashian Prepaid MasterCard, which will let parents give their kids a small amount of credit so they can keep an eye on their finances.

A representative for Mobile Resource, which is launching card, says, "Teens do not spend their money as their parents think they do. And, drugs are a huge problem in this country. I give my son a small amount of cash and track his spending on his card."
News > TV News

Lisa Rinna Warns Her Show's Viewers of Scary Lip Reduction Scene


November 09, 2010 03:48:11 GMT


Lisa Rinna is terrified ahead of Wednesday, November 10's finale of her U.S. reality TV show "Harry Loves Lisa" - because fans will see all the gory details of her lip reduction surgery. The former "Melrose Place" star decided to go under the knife again to reduce the size of her surgically-enhanced pout after being bombarded by negative comments over her enhanced looks.

She had an operation to restore her lips to their natural size in August and bravely let the cameras of her reality TV show in to see her with stitches in her mouth and a surgeon telling her that her mouth was not healing as expected. And Rinna took to her Twitter.com page on Sunday night to warn fans they were in a for a graphic insight into her life.
News > Movie News

Gwyneth Paltrow and Leighton Meester Premiere 'Country Strong'

November 09, 2010 03:39:32 GMT


In an early promotional effort for "Country Strong", Screen Gems has held a premiere for the movie on Monday, November 8. But instead of using a big city as the venue, the event took place in Nashville, Tenneessee, at Regal Green Hills to be precise.

Gwyneth Paltrow, who shows off her singing talent in the film, took part in the special screening, showing off some skin in a black dress. Another female cast Leighton Meester also showed up, donning a one-shoulder Marc Jacobs gown. The two were joined by director/writer Shana Feste when posing on the red carpet.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Cristiano Ronaldo Awarded 'Substantial' Damages From Newspaper

November 09, 2010 03:38:19 GMT


Soccer ace Cristiano Ronaldo has been awarded "substantial" damages from bosses at a U.K. newspaper over an article alleging the star put his injured ankle at risk with his excessive partying. The Real Madrid striker underwent surgery on his ankle in July 2008 and was ruled out of playing the sport for his then-team Manchester United for more than two months.

During that time, Britain's Daily Telegraph published a report alleging Ronaldo had risked further injury by dancing at a Hollywood club. The sports star launched legal action against the Telegraph Media Group Ltd, claiming the report caused him embarrassment, offense and distress and could damage his professional reputation.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Vanity Fair Denies Feud in Johnny Depp Photoshoot

November 09, 2010 03:35:25 GMT


A representative for America's Vanity Fair magazine has dismissed rumors editors were left disappointed with famed photographer Annie Leibovitz's shots of Johnny Depp for the publication's upcoming January issue.

The acclaimed snapper caught up with the Hollywood hunk on the London set of his forthcoming movie "The Tourist" to take pictures of him for the first cover of 2011. But reports claimed the feisty photographer clashed with magazine fashion editor Jessica Diehl on the shoot, and Vanity Fair boss Graydon Carter was allegedly angry with the end results.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Lindsay and Michael Lohan Having 'Emotional Reunion', Pictures Revealed

November 09, 2010 03:23:25 GMT


After a series of public dispute, Lindsay Lohan has finally reunited with her estranged father Michael Lohan on Sunday, November 7, Radar Online reported. The embattled daughter and father reportedly met at the Betty Ford Center in Rancho Mirage, California after 1 P.M. and the site obtained a number of the reunion pictures.

The images show Lindsay and Michael walking side by side in a sidewalk with the actress, who is ordered to stay at the facility until January 3, 2011, smiling. The two were joined by a female companion who walked behind them. "It was an emotional reunion... there were hugs, kisses and even a few tears when Michael and Lindsay first saw each other," a source with knowledge of the meeting shared.
News > TV News

Rolling Stones and Bon Jovi Mash-Up Clip on 'Glee'


November 09, 2010 03:19:00 GMT


FOX has been generous enough to give curious fans of "Glee" a sneak peek of the November 8 episode where the girls go against the guys in a mash-up battle. The storyline is rather familiar for they have done so in the first season when the girls combined "Halo" and "Walking on Sunshine", and the guys blended "It's My Life" and "Confessions Part II".

Bon Jovi's song appears again in this upcoming episode but it would be the girls' showtime. In the sneak peek below, Rachel and her friends open with The Rolling Stones' "Start Me Up" before slipping the "whoa-aaa" part of Bon Jovi's "Livin' on a Prayer". A behind the scene is also released to reveal that the rehearsal for the particular clip did not always go smooth.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Rihanna Paints Her Room in Rastafarian Colors


November 09, 2010 03:16:13 GMT


Rihanna has paid tribute to Jamaican legend Bob Marley in her newly-renovated Los Angeles home - by creating a reggae room as a shrine to the late superstar. The "Umbrella" hitmaker has spent a fortune decorating her new purchase to her individual tastes, investing in elaborate gun-shaped chandeliers and huge sofas.

And the Bajan star reveals she has dedicated one room as an homage to the "No Woman, No Cry" icon, covering the den in artwork of the singer and painting it in the colors of Marley's Rastafarian religion. She tells Britain's The Sun newspaper, "The Bob Marley room is my loungey room, so there's incense burning, there's a painting on the wall of Bob Marley in black and white, which I love.
News > Music News

Trophy of Brit Awards to Be Redesigned, Outstanding Contribution Honor Scrapped

November 09, 2010 03:11:40 GMT


Fashion legend Dame Vivienne Westwood will design the new trophies for the U.K.'s annual Brit Awards as part of organizers' plans to give next year's ceremony a complete overhaul. Brit Awards bosses have revealed the Outstanding Contribution honor, which has previously been handed to Sir Paul McCartney, U2 and Robbie Williams, will be scrapped at the 2011 event.

The prizegiving will also change venue from the longstanding Earl's Court area in west London to the O2 arena in south-east London. But it is the winners' trophies which will see the biggest change - organisers have announced that they will be created by "leading British creative individuals", with Westwood taking on designing duties next year.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Guy Sebastian Got Bullied by Fellow Musician at Red Carpet Event

November 09, 2010 03:07:31 GMT


Singer Guy Sebastian became the target of music industry bullying after he won the first "Australian Idol" in 2003 - his chart peers "tore shreds" off him at the annual Australian Record Industry Association (ARIA) Awards. The 29 year old admits he'll never forget the taunts he received at the awards ceremony shortly after he won the reality show - because they were from other music stars.

He says, ''I remember there was a couple of bands that were huge at the time and they completely tore shreds off me, even on the red carpet. Oh my gosh there was one dude, who I swear backstage, I actually kind of scared this guy - He was coming up to me all through the red carpet and saying, 'Oh, you no-talent hack' or 'Should I bend over now for you, you f**got' - I mean it was full-on."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Ivana Trump Has a New Man

November 09, 2010 03:03:23 GMT


Socialite Ivana Trump has moved on from husband number four - she's started dating a French art dealer, according to U.S. reports. The former wife of U.S. tycoon Donald Trump wed Italian toyboy Rossano Rubicondi in Florida in April 2008. They split just six months later and Trump filed for divorce last December 2009.

But the star is refusing to let her latest failed marriage dampen her search for lasting love - she is reportedly back on the dating scene and is stepping out with French-born art expert Michael Kennedy, according to New York gossip column Page Six.
News > Movie News

Set Pics and Video of 'Breaking Dawn': Filming of Bella and Edward's Kissing Scene


November 09, 2010 02:52:31 GMT


Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson have heated up the set of "The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn" in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. During the filming of what looks like Bella and Edward's honeymoon scene, the twosome was spotted lip locking on the street.

Stewart, wearing a cream-colored dress, and Pattinson in a blue shirt were surrounded by a flock who kept dancing and walking despite witnessing the pair's PDA. The depicter of the mortal beauty was even captured wearing Bella's engagement ring on the set on Sunday night, November 7.
News > Music News

Crystal Bowersox Reveals New Album Cover Art and Two New Songs


November 09, 2010 02:42:56 GMT


Crystal Bowersox has just given her fans the first look at the front page of her upcoming debut CD. The album is titled "Farmers Daughter" and features the runner-up of "American Idol" sitting next to a pitbull on the cover art.

"The pitbull was the landowners dog.. she jumped up there with me and we were just chillin," Bowersox tweeted. The newly-wed singer is going to release the effort across United States next month, on December 14.
News > TV News

Official: 'The Walking Dead' Gets Its Season 2


November 09, 2010 02:40:39 GMT


Coming rather inevitable, "The Walking Dead" is given a second season. AMC is officially picking up a 13-episode order, so is Fox International Channels which distributes the series in 120 countries in Europe, Latin America, Asia and the Middle East.

The show owes it to the record-breaking premiere on October 31 when 5.3 million viewers tuned in to watch the world ravaged by the living dead. About 3.6 million of the total number came from the Adults 18-49 demographic, which is higher than any other show in the history of cable television.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Christina Aguilera's New Man Is Her 'Shoulder to Cry On'

November 09, 2010 02:34:47 GMT


Christina Aguilera has sparked speculation that she has moved on to another man after announcing her split from husband Jordan Bratman in early October. On Friday night, November 5, the "Reflection" singer was photographed with new man Matthew Rutler, Us Magazine reported.

Matthew is a set assistant whom Christina met while making her upcoming film "Burlesque". In a picture obtained by the site, Christina was seen covering Matthew's face from camera frenzy. During that night, the mother of one and Matthew reportedly had a double date with Nicole Richie and Joel Madden at L.A.'s Soho House.
 
 
RSS
FB
Twitter