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December 02, 2010

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New Action-Packed Sneak Peek for Mark Wahlberg's 'The Fighter' Arrives

December 02, 2010 09:51:29 GMT

A new sneak peek for "The Fighter" has made its way out online. An exclusive courtesy of IGN, the video compiles scenes from the action sequences, featuring glimpses of Mark Wahlberg's Micky Ward's intense training sessions as well as his real fight on the ring. In the meantime, his girlfriend Charlene who is portrayed by Amy Adams is seen brawling with a woman in another scene.
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Jackie Evancho's 'Silent Night' Music Video Unveiled

December 02, 2010 09:45:09 GMT

10-year-old "America's Got Talent" alum, Jackie Evancho, has just revealed a music video to support debut single "Silent Night" via Entertainment Weekly. It features Jackie playing snow around a Christmas tree with her older brother, Jacob.
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Ronnie Wood's Ex-Wife Moves to Converted Barn After Selling Marital Mansion

December 02, 2010 09:21:17 GMT

The Rolling Stones star Ronnie Wood's ex-wife Jo Wood is living in her own country home after finally selling the former couple's marital mansion. Jo won the couple's property in Surrey, England as part of their out-of-court divorce settlement last year and was eager to sell the multi-million dollar residence.
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P. Diddy Set to Host Roast for BET Executive

December 02, 2010 09:20:00 GMT

Rap mogul Sean 'P. Diddy' Combs will put his comedy skills to the test next week when he leads the tongue-in-cheek tributes to TV executive Stephen Hill at an industry 'roast' in New York. Combs will be joined by actors Gabrielle Union, Nick Cannon, Anthony Anderson and Mike Epps to help honor Hill in a comedic fashion at the City of Hope's fourth annual Music and Entertainment Industry event.
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Snow Forces Jamie Cullum to Cancel France Gig

December 02, 2010 09:18:56 GMT

Jazz star Jamie Cullum has apologized to fans after he was forced to axe a gig in France due to extreme snowfall sweeping the country. The "Everlasting Love" singer was due to perform in Lyon on Wednesday, December 1 but Cullum and his crew were unable to make it to the Bourse Du Travail venue.
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Kourtney Kardashian Furious About Leaked 911 Call

December 02, 2010 09:18:34 GMT

Reality TV star Kourtney Kardashian was appalled to discover her call to the emergency services prior to son Mason's hospitalization in November has been made public, insisting the message should have remained private.
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Ben Affleck Gets Ticket for Speeding

December 02, 2010 09:18:16 GMT

Ben Affleck is nursing a bruised ego after he was caught speeding in Los Angeles while traveling with his actress wife Jennifer Garner. The "Daredevil, The Movie" star was driving his Lexus car in Santa Monica on Wednesday, December 1 when police pulled over his vehicle for going over the legal speed limit.
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Nicole Richie's Battle With Paparazzo Settled

December 02, 2010 09:17:55 GMT

Nicole Richie has reportedly settled her case against a paparazzo she accused of harassing her daughter Harlow. The snapper has agreed to stay away from the family for five years.
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'Dexter' Getting Ready for Season 6 Renewal

December 02, 2010 09:12:22 GMT

And the killings continue. Serial killer drama "Dexter" is set to return for the sixth season and Showtime is getting ready to make a formal announcement in a week or so, THR reported.
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Grammy Concert: B.o.B and Bruno Mars' Performances

December 02, 2010 09:00:17 GMT

New artists B.o.B and Bruno Mars, who have more than one chance to bring home Golden Gramophone next year, teamed up for a duet of "Nothin' on You" at the recent Grammy nominations concert. The joint track has placed them in three battles, Record of the Year, Best Rap/Sung Collaboration and Best Rap Song.
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Boyz II Men Deny Lip-Sync, Blame It on Technical Issues

December 02, 2010 08:35:19 GMT

A representative for Boyz II Men has dismissed speculation the band was miming during a New York tree lighting ceremony show on Tuesday, November 30 - a technical error was to blame for the out-of-sync performance.
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Grammy Concert: Justin Bieber Sings His 'Favorite Girl'

December 02, 2010 08:32:54 GMT

While Katy Perry chose to go loud in her opening set, Justin Bieber prefered to have his performance stripped-down at the recent Grammy nominations concert aired December 1. Wearing casual black T-shirt, gray jeans and purple cap, the Canadian singer strummed his guitar and delivered his "Favorite Girl".
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Vampire Weekend Allowed to Sue Photographer Over Cover Art

December 02, 2010 08:32:29 GMT

Rockers Vampire Weekend have won permission from a judge to serve a photographer with legal papers via email or post after failing to track him down in the ongoing battle over their "Contra" album artwork.
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Ron Perlman Plays 'Ugly' Transsexual in New Movie

December 02, 2010 08:18:04 GMT

"Hellboy" star Ron Perlman is set to shock fans by playing a transsexual former convict in oddball new movie "Frankie Goes Boom". The movie star insists he makes a very ugly woman, who changed her name from Phil to Phyllis, in the film - but he had a great time in drag.
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Jennifer Lopez Takes Legal Action to Prevent Ex From Releasing Racy Footage

December 02, 2010 08:15:39 GMT

Jennifer Lopez is taking a serious action before her private videos make their way out for public viewing. According to Radar Online, the "Jenny From the Block" singer has taken her ex-husband Ojani Noa and his agent Ed Meyer to court to stop their purported release and marketing attempt of sexy videos made during their 11 months of marriage.
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Britney Spears to Take Legal Action Against Irresponsible Tabloid

December 02, 2010 08:14:22 GMT

Britney Spears' representatives are preparing to launch legal action for defamation against editors at a U.S. tabloid after they published sensational allegations suggesting the pop superstar had been abused by her agent boyfriend Jason Trawick.
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Kevin Costner Working on a Cartoon TV Series

December 02, 2010 08:06:54 GMT

Movie star Kevin Costner is drawing up plans to launch his own animated TV series. "The Bodyguard" actor has developed a cartoon with a group of pals and is currently trying to find a backer to finance the project.
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Edward Scissorhands and Superman Costumes Auctioned

December 02, 2010 08:04:12 GMT

Johnny Depp's Edwars Scissorhands costume and Brandon Routh's "Superman Returns" outfit are set to sit under someone's Christmas tree this year - the two items are among the highlights to be auctioned off at a Hollywood auction in December.
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Paris Hilton Saved by Brooke Mueller in Car Break Down

December 02, 2010 07:58:03 GMT

Paris Hilton was left stranded in Los Angeles on Tuesday, November 30 after her hybrid car broke down. The socialite was driving through Los Feliz when her GMC Yukon hybrid suddenly stopped at the side of the road. Hilton subsequently discovered she had run out of gas and electricity, which are both required to power the vehicle.
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Grammy Concert: Katy Perry Rocks 'California Gurls'

December 02, 2010 07:54:50 GMT

Katy Perry kicked off 2011 Grammy Nominations concert on Wednesday night, December 1 with winter-themed performance. Arriving in a gold off-shoulder for the black carpet, she took the center stage in a silver sparkly mini dress and sang toe-tapping track "California Gurls".
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Ben Affleck Wants a Back Up for Congo Movie

December 02, 2010 07:54:32 GMT

Hollywood star Ben Affleck is struggling to rally support from studio executives to back his plans to make a movie about the troubles in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The actor and director has long been campaigning to raise awareness and aid for the Central African nation and established his own charitable foundation, the Eastern Congo Initiative, earlier this year to help women and children affected by rape and sexual violence.
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P. Diddy Telling 'SNL' to Include Him on the Sketches

December 02, 2010 07:43:50 GMT

P. Diddy is doing a self-campaign to get him a sketch on "Saturday Night Live". Diddy-Dirty Money are the guest performer this week with Robert De Niro as host. While it's common that the music act would do a sketch or two, the rapper reveals that he has been excluded so far.
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New 'Chronicles of Narnia 3' Clip Introduces Dufflepuds

December 02, 2010 07:25:57 GMT

New characters which are going to appear in "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader" have been unveiled in a newly-released clip. It follows Edmund and Prince Caspian as they are attacked by something invisible. However, they are later visible and identified as Dufflepuds, monopodal dwarves who live near the edge of the Narnian world.
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Kelly Osbourne Takes Annual HIV Test

December 02, 2010 07:22:50 GMT

Singer and reality TV star Kelly Osbourne insists on taking a HIV test once a year to ensure she has a clean bill of health. The daughter of rocker Ozzy Osbourne was first tested for the deadly disease when she was 17 as part of her process application to obtain a green card to stay in the U.S.
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Gwen Stefani Auctions Special Baby Buggy for Charity

December 02, 2010 07:19:09 GMT

Fashionable pop star Gwen Stefani has designed and autographed a special baby buggy to help raise money for charity and spread awareness about World AIDS Day. The singer and mother-of-two has teamed up with baby product firm Bugaboo to customise two of their Cameleon strollers, decorating hers with a graffiti-style floral fabric from her L.A.M.B. clothing collection, complete with leather trim on the canopy and storage basket and accessorised with pyramid studs.
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Alexis Neiers Arrested for Drugs Possession

December 02, 2010 07:14:15 GMT

Embattled teenage reality TV star Alexis Neiers has been arrested for possession of heroin, law enforcement sources tell TMZ.com. Neiers, who starred in U.S. series "Pretty Wild", is on probation after pleading no contest to a single count of first-degree residential burglary stemming from a raid on Orlando Bloom's home last year.
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Jennifer Grey to Undergo Surgery After Getting Injured in 'DWTS'

December 02, 2010 07:09:14 GMT

Jennifer Grey is scheduled to undergo surgery this month after rupturing a disc in her back during her winning stint on reality TV competition "Dancing with the Stars". The "Dirty Dancing" star was crowned the queen of the dancefloor last Tuesday, November 23, but almost pulled out of the finale altogether after injuring her spine the night before, prompting a brief hospital visit.
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2011 'Grammy Nominations Concert Live' Black Carpet

December 02, 2010 06:43:29 GMT

Sort of Grammy Awards but milder, "Grammy Nominations Concert Live" on Wednesday, December 1 night saw the attendance of celebrities in charge to unveil next year's contenders. Katy Perry arrived in a gold off-shoulder and posed with Miranda Lambert who preferred an LBD with mirror details and a pair of daring red shoes.
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2011 Grammy Nominees Announced: Eminem and Bruno Mars Lead the List

December 02, 2010 06:42:02 GMT

During live concert at the Club Nokia in Los Angeles on December 1, nominees for the 2011 Grammy Awards were announced. Eminem dominates the list, sweeping 10 nods including top honor Album of the Year. His multi platinum-selling album "Recovery" faces off Arcade Fire's "The Suburbs", Lady Antebellum's "Need You Now, Lady GaGa's "The Fame Monster" and Katy Perry's "Teenage Dream".
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Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon Embrace in 'Water for Elephants' Photo

December 02, 2010 06:39:04 GMT

A new photo from "Water for Elephants" starring Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon has come out via German Bravo magazine. Now a scan of the still has hit the web, giving a look at the on-screen couple's romantic sequence as they are in a loving embrace. The young actor is seen wearing a dull shirt while the leading lady looks elegant in a black dress.
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Hospitalized for Bacterial Infection, Heather Locklear Is Released Soon

December 02, 2010 06:03:53 GMT

Actress Heather Locklear has been hospitalized in California for a bacterial infection. A representative for the star has confirmed to TMZ.com she has been placed on a course of antibiotics and will be released later on Wednesday, December 1.
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Reps Deny Britney Spears Is Abused by Boyfriend Jason Trawick

December 02, 2010 06:03:06 GMT

Representatives for Britney Spears and her boyfriend Jason Trawick have slammed allegations the singer has become a victim of domestic abuse following sensational accusations from her ex-husband Jason Alexander. The "Toxic" superstar has found herself back in the headlines this week after America's Star magazine published Alexander's account of the alleged beatings he claims she has suffered at the hands of Trawick.
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Hackers Allegedly Leaking Lady GaGa and Rihanna's Song Are Under Investigation

December 02, 2010 06:02:29 GMT

Police in Germany have launched an investigation into claims two computer hackers stole unreleased songs from stars including Justin Timberlake, Lady GaGa, Rihanna and Ke$ha and leaked them online. The men, aged 17 and 23, are alleged to be part of a network of cyber-crooks who deliberately targeted laptops linked to some of the world's biggest pop stars before downloading personal data, including new tracks.
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Lacking in Permits, Madonna's New Fitness Club Could Be Shut Down

December 02, 2010 06:01:45 GMT

Officials in Mexico City are threatening to shut down Madonna's new fitness club because it lacks a security plan and a land use permit. The "Material Girl" hitmaker opened the doors of her first Hard Candy Fitness compound in Mexico City on Monday, November 29.
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Photos of Taylor Swift and Jake Gyllenhaal's Holiday Outing Hit Tabloid

December 02, 2010 05:57:02 GMT

Taylor Swift is serious about her romance with Jake Gyllenhaal - the country sweetheart bonded with his actress sister Maggie Gyllenhaal and her daughter Ramona while staying with her family in New York over the Thanksgiving holiday. The singer was first linked to the "Brokeback Mountain" hunk in October, although they have yet to confirm the relationship and have both dodged questions about their love lives during various interviews.
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Katie Price Not Allowed to Drive in Her Native UK

December 02, 2010 05:56:23 GMT

Model-turned-reality TV star Katie Price has been banned from the roads in her native U.K. after she was caught breaking the speed limit in her car. Price was hit with the ban after cops registered her traveling at 83 miles (133 kilometers)-per-hour in a 70 mile (112 kilometer)-per-hour zone in West Sussex, south England in December 2009.
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Kanye West Wins Race to No. 1 on Hot 200 Against Nicki Minaj

December 02, 2010 05:54:52 GMT

Kanye West makes a triumphant entry at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 200 this week, giving him his fourth straight chart topper. The rapper secures the first place on the U.S. albums chart with his latest album "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy" which opens with 496,000 copies.
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Kanye West Pops Up in 'Kourtney and Kim Take New York' Promo

December 02, 2010 05:04:56 GMT

"Kourtney and Kim Take New York" is a month away and producer Ryan Seacrest would like fans of the eccentric sisters to know that there will be guest appearances as well on the new reality series. The latest sneak peek reveals that Kanye West once stopped by the sisters' DASH boutique which at that time was still an empty lot.
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Willow Smith Competing for MTV Brand New Awards

December 02, 2010 04:53:58 GMT

Will Smith's pop star daughter Willow Smith and hip-hop hitmakers Far East Movement are among the newcomers nominated for the MTV Brand New: For 2011 award.
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The Clash's Album Story Going Big Screen

December 02, 2010 04:49:04 GMT

Former members of The Clash are re-teaming to make a movie about the creation of their hit album "London Calling". British punk stars Mick Jones and Paul Simonon will act as executive producers on the forthcoming film, which will tell the story of how the classic 1979 record came to be.
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Jay-Z Planning 40/40 Club in U.S. Airports

December 02, 2010 04:44:51 GMT

Jay-Z's popular sports bar franchise is taking flight - the rapper has scored a deal to open branches of his 40/40 Club in airports across the U.S. The hip-hop mogul is set to expand his business empire after striking a deal with bosses at Delaware North Companies, who operate hospitality services at dozens of American airports.
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Rep Denies Lovers' Backstage Quarrel in 'Burlesque'

December 02, 2010 04:39:49 GMT

A spokesperson for studio boss Clint Culpepper has denied the media mogul split from longtime partner Steve Antin after hiring him to direct "Burlesque". Culpepper is president of Screen Gems, a subsidiary of Sony Pictures, and reportedly asked his boyfriend of 20 years to write and helm the movie musical, starring Christina Aguilera and Cher.
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Affordable Clothes by Mischa Barton Coming Soon

December 02, 2010 04:35:52 GMT

Mischa Barton is making her comeback - as a fashion designer. "The O.C." star has struggled to find TV and film work since the show finished and faced a series of personal issues last year, which ended with a stint in hospital on involuntary psychiatric hold.
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Johnny Depp Feels Sorry for Hounded Angelina Jolie

December 02, 2010 04:28:32 GMT

Johnny Depp feels sorry for his "The Tourist" co-star Angelina Jolie after witnessing her massive media following while shooting the movie in Italy. The pair share the screen in the new thriller and they spent several months working together on set in Venice, Italy.
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Official: Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill Are Cop Buddies in '21 Jump Street'

December 02, 2010 04:25:46 GMT

After some speculations, Columbia Pictures finally announces via an official press release that Channing Tatum will indeed star in "21 Jump Street". The "G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra" hunk takes a lead role alongside Jonah Hill, who has previously confirmed his participation in the movie adaptation of the famous 1980s TV series.
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Anna Nicole Smith's Ex Wants Charges Overturned

December 02, 2010 04:24:42 GMT

Anna Nicole Smith's ex-boyfriend Howard K. Stern is fighting his conviction on charges of conspiring to use a false name to supply drugs to the late model. Earlier this year, Stern was found guilty on two charges of conspiracy, for giving false names and acting by fraud to obtain prescriptions for the late Playboy star, who died in 2007.
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Ke$ha Throws Underground Dance Party in 'We R Who We R' Video

December 02, 2010 04:18:47 GMT

"We R Who We R" music video has just arrived, featuring Ke$ha bringing her entourage for a party in the street tunnel of Los Angeles. Fire and explosions go off on the street as the "Tik Tok" hitmaker sings and dances to the club-ready pride anthem.
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Gabriel Aubry's Car Smashed, Halle Berry Sent Help

December 02, 2010 04:18:09 GMT

Halle Berry's ex-boyfriend Gabriel Aubry had a lucky escape on Tuesday, November 30 when he walked away unscathed after a car crash in Los Angeles. The model, who has a daughter with the Hollywood actress, was involved in an accident outside the city's The Grove shopping centre, which left his Mercedes with a smashed front.
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2010 Satellite Awards TV Nominations Dominated by 'Glee' and 'The Good Wife'

December 02, 2010 03:45:51 GMT

"Glee" has the biggest chance to take home a trophy at the upcoming 15th Annual Satellite Awards for it has been nominated in 5 categories. The FOX series is taking nods in Actress and Actor in a Series, Supporting Actress and Actor in a Series as well as the coveted TV Series, Comedy.
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Pics and Video: Reese Witherspoon Unveils Walk of Fame Star With Family

December 02, 2010 03:38:32 GMT

Reese Witherspoon looked as happy as possible when she unveiled her Hollywood Walk of Fame honor on Wednesday, December 1 outside the W Hollywood Hotel. The honor given to her is the 2,425th star dedicated on the celebrated avenue of dreams.
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Geri Halliwell Preparing Music Comeback With New Solo Album

December 02, 2010 03:20:48 GMT

Former Spice Girls star Geri Halliwell is reportedly planning to revive her solo career with a self-funded album. The singer forged a successful career away from the girl group after she left in 1998 but her last record, 2005's "Passion", limped into the U.K. charts at number 41.
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Keith Urban and Hugh Jackman Are 2010 Highest-Earning Australians

December 02, 2010 03:16:49 GMT

Rockers AC/DC, country star Keith Urban and actor Hugh Jackman have topped a list of 2010's highest-earning Australians. The band, whose drummer Phil Rudd has been fined after he was convicted of cannabis possession by a court in New Zealand, came second in the countdown of the country's highest earning entertainers with an annual income of $126 million, only losing out to the team behind the Walking with Dinosaurs live show, which has made big bucks on a global tour.
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Stevie Wonder Offers to Write Song for Larry King's Wife as Christmas Gift

December 02, 2010 03:11:54 GMT

Stevie Wonder is helping TV newsman Larry King find the perfect Christmas gift for his wife - the legendary singer has offered to write a song for her. The "Superstition" hitmaker was a guest on "Larry King Live" on Tuesday night, November 30 and the host turned the conversation towards Wonder's music, revealing his partner Shawn Southwick is constantly singing Wonder's hit track "For Once in My Life".
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Christopher Nolan to Make Video Game Based on 'Inception'

December 02, 2010 03:06:43 GMT

Director Christopher Nolan is branching into the virtual world with a video game based on his sci-fi thriller "Inception". The filmmaker scored a hit at the box office this summer with "Inception", which starred Leonardo DiCaprio as a thief who steals information from the unconscious minds of sleeping targets.
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Ten Fascinating Things About Birthday Man Woody Allen

December 02, 2010 02:59:46 GMT

Movie icon Woody Allen hits 75 on Wednesday, December 1, marking a Hollywood career which has taken him from writing jokes for "The Tonight Show" to directing and starring in Academy Award-winning classics. The veteran film-maker, actor and comedian has earned his place in movie history as one of the most prolific directors of his generation - shooting and releasing roughly one film every year for the last three decades.
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2010 Satellite Awards Movie Nominations Dominated by 'Inception' and '127 Hours'

December 02, 2010 02:55:44 GMT

International Press Academy has announced the nominees for the 15th Annual Satellite Awards on December 1. Leading the way to win big at the prize-giving event is "Inception" which snatches 11 nominations out of 23 categories, followed by "127 Hours" which takes 9 nods.
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Wesley Snipes Ordered to Check Into Prison by Dec. 9

December 02, 2010 02:32:23 GMT

Wesley Snipes must report to prison authorities in Pennsylvania by December 9 to begin his three-year sentence for tax evasion. The "Blade" star and his lawyers have spent two years fighting his 2008 conviction, which found him guilty of failing to file returns or pay tax on earnings of $38 million, dating back to 1999.
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Eva Longoria and Tony Parker Reunited for Lunch

December 02, 2010 02:31:52 GMT

Separating couple Eva Longoria and Tony Parker showed the first sign of them working things out in a civilized way. The two sat down for lunch on Wednesday, December 1 at the Shutters on the Beach in Santa Monica and they did not even try to make it a secret from the public's eyes.
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Video Premiere: Coldplay's 'Christmas Lights'

December 02, 2010 02:22:07 GMT

Coldplay have debuted a music video for their newly-released holiday song "Christmas Lights". This band perform the song on a small theater-inspired stage with red velvet curtains by the South Bank of River Thames in London. Fireworks are set off, and a group of people on a boat let go of colorful balloons. This Mat Whitecross-directed clip also features several Elvis Presley impersonators playing violins.