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December 29, 2010

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Kaleidoscope 2010: Important Events in Entertainment (Part 2/4)


December 29, 2010 10:01:37 GMT

A throwback to 2010 continues with this second quarter of AceShowbiz's annual Kaleidoscope. The period between the year of April and June is the time when beauty pageants start appointing the year's ambassador, studios are dropping their summer blockbusters and music artists release music videos before the award season starts.
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Javier Bardem Gets Arrested in New 'Biutiful' Clip

December 29, 2010 09:59:55 GMT

A new sneak peek for "Biutiful" is released shortly before the film hits limited U.S. theaters on December 29. The clip features a scene which is less in dialog and follows Javier Bardem's Uxbal as he runs on the street before being arrested by police. Looking scared, he pees on his pants.
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Gorilla Zoe Debuts Music Video for 'Stankin'

December 29, 2010 09:50:42 GMT

Gorilla Zoe's music video for his track "Stankin" has just gone viral. This video doesn't have any specific storyline, only focusing on the Atlanta MC spitting his verses to the camera with a number of male and female companions.
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Merle Haggard on President Obama: He Had a Nice Handshake

December 29, 2010 09:29:53 GMT

Country music legend Merle Haggard has stepped up to defend beleaguered U.S. President Barack Obama after meeting him earlier this month and discovering he's nothing like his media portrayal. Haggard met Obama at the Kennedy Center Honors in Washington, D.C. - where he was feted alongside Sir Paul McCartney and Oprah Winfrey, among others, for his lifetime services to the arts - and he insists the President is a great guy.
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Neil Patrick Harris Plans Play Dates for His Twins and Elton John's Son

December 29, 2010 09:29:22 GMT

Sir Elton John and David Furnish's baby boy won't be short of friends growing up - the couple's pal Neil Patrick Harris is already planning "play dates". The Rocket Man and his partner David Furnish welcomed little Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John via a surrogate mother on Christmas Day and announced the happy news late on Monday, December 27.
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'Biutiful' Director Promotes Javier Bardem to Get Oscars Nod

December 29, 2010 09:28:59 GMT

Director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu is urging Oscars bosses to consider Javier Bardem for a Best Actor nod for his portrayal of a cancer victim in new movie "Biutiful". The star took home the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival in France earlier this year for his performance in the harrowing drama, but was left out in the recent Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations, which will see winners crowned next month.
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Kelsey Grammer Dishes on Plans to Wed Kayte Walsh


December 29, 2010 09:28:17 GMT

Actor Kelsey Grammer has fuelled rumours he's planning to wed fiancee Kayte Walsh early next year after revealing he sees "no reason to postpone" their marriage. The former "Frasier" star began dating Walsh following his split from wife Camille over the summer.
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'The King's Speech', 'Blue Valentine' and More Disqualified From WGA Awards


December 29, 2010 08:55:38 GMT

Already hauled at British Independent Film Awards and receiving Oscar buzz, "The King's Speech" will miss a chance to win at upcoming Writers Guild Awards. While the WGA has not unveiled the nominations until January 4, 2011, it has been pointed out by The Wrap that the British film along with "Blue Valentine", "Toy Story 3", "Winter's Bone" and "Another Year" will not make it to the list.
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Rivals Ciara and Keri Hilson Set for 2011 Collaboration


December 29, 2010 08:22:56 GMT

Ciara and Keri Hilson might have settled their feud. According to producer Polow da Don, the two female R&B singers are going to hook up for a duet. "Keri/Ciara colabo in 2011," he tweeted in upper-case letters. "Keri will be 2 or 3 times bigger next yr."
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MTV's Abortion Special 'No Easy Decision' Saw Raw Emotions


December 29, 2010 07:45:29 GMT

MTV aired a raw and bold documentary called "No Easy Decision" as a holiday special and it presented an issue as hard as its title. The spin-off to "16 and Pregnant" follows the reality show's alumna Markai Durham who fell pregnant for the second time. It highlights the emotional distress that Markai went through until she reached the decision to abort the baby.
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'Uncharted: Drake's Fortune' Will Not Feature 'Family Dynamic'

December 29, 2010 07:37:29 GMT

"Uncharted: Drake's Fortune" will not include Nathan Drake's extended family. While the movie's helmer David O. Russell was believed saying it will feature "the family dynamic", "Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception" game director Justin Richmond says the information did not come from Russell.
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Video Premiere: Nick Carter's 'Just One Kiss'


December 29, 2010 07:18:37 GMT

Nick Carter is currently preparing for his second solo studio effort "I'm Taking Off". The first offering of the album is a love song called "Just One Kiss" which just got an accompanying music video coming out. Directed by Danny Roew, the clip follows the Backstreet Boys member strolling down the beach.
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Report: Anne Hathaway and Julie Andrews Set for 'Glee'


December 29, 2010 07:15:26 GMT

"The Princess Diaries" stars Anne Hathaway and Julie Andrews are in negotiations to reteam for an upcoming episode of "Glee", according to U.K. reports. Dame Julie is in talks to play the grandmother of Chris Colfer's gay character Kurt Hummel, while 2011 Oscars co-host Hathaway is reportedly close to signing on to play his aunt, according to the Daily Express.
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Avril Lavigne 'Excited' of New Charity for Kids

December 29, 2010 07:11:56 GMT

Avril Lavigne has hailed the setting up of her own charity as her proudest achievement of 2010. The singer has endured a turbulent year, which saw her finalize her divorce from Deryck Whibley and fall out with her record label bosses over her upcoming album "Goodbye Lullaby".
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Merle Haggard Is Cancer Free on Christmas

December 29, 2010 07:08:35 GMT

Country music icon Merle Haggard has been given the all-clear after a two-year battle with cancer. The "Okie From Muskogee" singer/songwriter had surgery to remove part of his lung in 2008 and admits it has been a struggle to get his health back.
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Matt LeBlanc Getting Ready for TV Comeback

December 29, 2010 07:05:56 GMT

Former "Friends" star Matt LeBlanc is on the verge of a major TV comeback after taking a break from Hollywood to nurse his daughter through a brain disorder and concentrate on a punky hairdo. The actor, who made his millions as clueless Joey in the hit sitcom, dropped out of the spotlight in 2006 when his spin-off show "Joey" was canceled.
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Val Kilmer Facing More Tax Woes

December 29, 2010 06:58:58 GMT

Val Kilmer is facing financial woes amid reports he owes nearly $500,000 in unpaid U.S. federal taxes. According to DetNews.com, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) filed a $498,165 lien against Kilmer on November 30 in New Mexico, where he owns a multi-million dollar ranch he put up for sale last year.
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LeAnn Rimes Flashes $85,000 Engagement Ring

December 29, 2010 06:54:32 GMT

LeAnn Rimes still shares her joy of being engaged to Eddie Cibrian to the public. After announcing that the actor proposed to her over Christmas, she flaunted her engagement ring when hitting Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesday, December 28.
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'Dogs in Pocketbooks' Screenwriter Withdraws Lindsay Lohan Comment

December 29, 2010 06:48:11 GMT

The writer/producer of upcoming film "Dogs in Pocketbooks" is backtracking over statements he made suggesting the movie is based on the colorful life of Lindsay Lohan - after the actress' mother threatened to take legal action.
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Also Not Dead: Adam Sandler


December 29, 2010 06:44:03 GMT

A representative for Adam Sandler has slammed internet gossip suggesting the star died on Tuesday, December 28. The funnyman passed away after suffering fatal injuries during a Christmas skiing trip in Switzerland, according to the crazy online story, but Sandler's spokesperson has moved swiftly to dismiss the shock speculation.
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Americans Tired of Miley Cyrus


December 29, 2010 06:32:42 GMT

Americans want to see less of Miley Cyrus in 2011 and they're longing for a "M*A*S*H" TV remake and a Taylor Swift and Jake Gyllenhaal engagement, according to a new end-of-year online poll. Parade.com polled over 1,000 Americans during December and the results are about to be posted online.
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Pink and Carey Hart Spend $11.5 Million to Buy New Home

December 29, 2010 06:25:54 GMT

Pregnant pop star Pink and husband Carey Hart have spent a whopping $11.5 million on a new family home in California ahead of their new arrival next year. The "So What" hitmaker announced last month she is due to give birth to her first baby in the spring 2011 and the couple has been on the hunt for a bigger property.
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LeAnn Rimes Denies Pregnancy Rumor

December 29, 2010 06:22:15 GMT

LeAnn Rimes insists she's not following in Alicia Keys and Natalie Portman's footsteps and doubling up an engagement announcement with baby news. Rimes went public with her marriage plans on Monday, December 27 but has taken to Twitter.com to dismiss reports she's expecting fiance Eddie Cibrian's baby.
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Released From Jail, Amber Portwood Pleads Not Guilty to Battery Charges

December 29, 2010 06:19:50 GMT

U.S. reality TV star Amber Portwood has pleaded not guilty to beating up the father of her two-year-old daughter. "Teen Mom" star Portwood was charged with two felony counts of domestic battery, one felony count of neglect of a dependent and one misdemeanor count of domestic battery in Madison County, Indiana on Monday, December 27 after a series of alleged attacks on Gary Shirley.
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Annual Box Office Drops Slightly From 2009 Record

December 29, 2010 06:09:41 GMT

2010 is not the most glorious year for Hollywood movie industry. According to Hollywood.com (via The Associated Press), this year's domestic box office revenues will not hit last year's record of $10.6 billion. By the end of this year, it is estimated that total movie-ticket sales will only reach $10.556 billion.
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Lady GaGa, Eminem, Justin Bieber Score World's Best-Selling Albums of 2010


December 29, 2010 05:00:26 GMT

Lady GaGa has sold albums more than any other artists this year. A German website Media Traffic put her November 2009 effort "The Fame Monster" on top of their list that tallies worldwide album sales collected from a variety of international sources.
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'Modern Family' Sneak Peek: James Marsden in Hot Tub

December 29, 2010 04:37:40 GMT

When "Modern Family" returns this January with the second half of season 2, there will be a hunk in Cameron and Mitchell's hot tub. James Marsden plays Barry, Cam and Mitch's new neighbor who lives upstairs and stumbles upon the gay couple when he jumps into their hot tub unannounced.
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Avenged Sevenfold to Celebrate Jimmy Sullivan's Birthday, Not His Death


December 29, 2010 04:36:09 GMT

Avenged Sevenfold frontman M. Shadows is urging fans to celebrate the life of tragic drummer Jimmy 'The Rev' Sullivan on Tuesday, December 28 - one year after the musician's death. The band members were left devastated when Sullivan died from a drug overdose on December 28, 2009. He was 28.
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Ryan Gosling Avoids Taking Many Movie Jobs


December 29, 2010 04:35:37 GMT

Actor Ryan Gosling turns down as many movie jobs as possible, insisting he "feels sick" when he sees himself on the big screen. Two of Gosling's latest films - "Blue Valentine" and "All Good Things" - will hit theaters in the U.S. this month and the simultaneous releases have left him with a sense of dread.
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Eliza Dushku to Sacrifice Birthday Gifts for the Sake of Former Child Soldiers

December 29, 2010 04:35:10 GMT

Eliza Dushku is aiming to raise $30,000 by her 30th birthday later this month to build a recovery center for former child soldiers in Uganda. The "Bring It On" star is spearheading efforts to purchase land for the project, which will help rehabilitate young soldiers who were abducted by the African country's rebel army.
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'Spider-Man' Musical Loses Lead Actress After Stage Accident

December 29, 2010 04:34:48 GMT

Actress Natalie Mendoza has dropped out of Broadway's troubled "Spider-Man" musical - one month after suffering a concussion during a preview show. Mendoza, who played villainess Arachne in "Spider-Man: Turn off The Dark", was hit in the head with a weighted rope during the production's first preview performance last month, on November 28.
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Ten Things You Don't Know About 'Glee' Star Chord Overstreet

December 29, 2010 04:13:04 GMT

Slightly more than a month away from the return episode, "Glee" fills up the gap by releasing a special featurette about its news cast. Chord Overstreet joins the New Direction gang in the second season as Sam Evans and here are ten things about the actor that fans may find interesting.
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Spotted in Hotel With Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber Orders Room Service for Two


December 29, 2010 04:10:30 GMT

Although Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez haven't confirmed that they're an item, things are reportedly heating up between them. Following several sightings which saw them getting cozy with each other, now new report mentions that the two young stars were spotted in a hotel together.
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Diane Kruger Replaces Eva Green to Bid 'Farewell, My Queen'

December 29, 2010 04:00:37 GMT

Eva Green has just dropped another role. After Gemma Arterton said she will replace Green in "Waiting for Robert Capa", now Diane Kruger steps in to take over her role in "Farewell, My Queen". The "National Treasure" blonde beauty will be seen playing Marie Antoinette in the upcoming movie, The Playlist says.
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Pics of Miley Cyrus in Compromising Position Leak


December 29, 2010 03:45:41 GMT

Miley Cyrus is facing fresh controversy after a set of photographs which appear to show her in a compromising position with a female friend leaked online.
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No Visitor Allowed While DMX Is in Mental Health Unit

December 29, 2010 03:39:54 GMT

Embattled rapper DMX has been transferred to a mental health unit at the prison where he is currently serving a 12-month sentence for probation violation. The hip-hop star, real name Earl Simmons, was busted by cops at an Arizona club in November after slipping up in his sobriety battle by using cocaine and consuming alcohol during a gig. He was also accused of driving on a suspended licence and failing to check in with his probation officer.
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Eddie Cibrian's Ex Slams His Engagement to LeAnn Rimes

December 29, 2010 03:33:02 GMT

LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibrian's happy engagement news has been soured by scathing comments from the actor's ex-wife, who has criticized her former partner for announcing his wedding plans to the world before telling his kids.
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Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner to Attend 2011 People's Choice Awards

December 29, 2010 03:30:52 GMT

2011 People's Choice Awards is going to get "Twilight" boost. Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner reportedly have confirmed to attend the annual prize-giving event which would be held on Wednesday, January 5.
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'Empire Strikes Back' and More Iconic Films Preserved

December 29, 2010 03:29:49 GMT

Iconic films including "The Empire Strikes Back", "The Exorcist" and "Saturday Night Fever" are to be preserved as American national treasures with an induction into the Library of Congress' National Film Registry.
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Billy Bob Thornton Denies He Had Angelina Jolie's Blood


December 29, 2010 03:25:10 GMT

Billy Bob Thornton has dispelled rumors he wore a vial of Angelina Jolie's blood around his neck, blaming the public image of the couple as "vampires" for the bizarre story. Thornton married the actress in 2000 and they frequently made headlines with reports about their love life, including speculation they kept one another's blood in tiny bottles.
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Avril Lavigne's 'What the Hell' Will Be Released for Free

December 29, 2010 03:21:30 GMT

Avril Lavigne delighted her fans when she announced that her forthcoming single "What the Hell" will be made available for free download on her Facebook. The track is set to come out on January 1, 2011 after she showcases it live on the star-studded "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest".
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Kelly Osbourne Quits Twitter After Bashing Ex-Fiance

December 29, 2010 03:20:53 GMT

Kelly Osbourne has vowed to quit posting on microblogging website Twitter.com after an online war-of-words with her ex-boyfriend Luke Worrall. The pop singer-turned-reality TV star dumped model Worrall in July, but admits she is still broken-hearted over their split.
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Lindsay Lohan's Mom Talking to Lawyers About Movie Spoof

December 29, 2010 03:14:41 GMT

Lindsay Lohan's mother has confirmed the family is considering legal action in a bid to stop a movie spoofing the actress' colorful personal life. Lydia Hearst and Joan Collins have signed up for roles in "Dogs in Pocketbooks", about a troubled young star making her way in Hollywood, and screenwriter Charles Casillo has confirmed the model/socialite's part is "obviously based on Lindsay Lohan".
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First Look of Wilson Cruz on 'Grey's Anatomy'

December 29, 2010 02:56:54 GMT

Wilson Cruz of "My So-Called Life" makes a return to ABC by guest starring on "Grey's Anatomy". The first look of him as a groom whose bride got a freak accident on their wedding day has been released. It looks like Callie would be the attending doctor and do the talking.
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Rihanna and Matt Kemp Split Because of Her Busy Schedule

December 29, 2010 02:55:54 GMT

While many happy news come from celebrity couples during the holidays, this is not the case with Rihanna and Matt Kemp. The twosome, who had been previously hit with split rumor, has called it quits few weeks ago, latest report says.
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Peaches Geldof Calls BBC's TV Movie About Her Father 'Beyond Terrible'

December 29, 2010 02:52:07 GMT

Peaches Geldof has been left unimpressed with a British TV drama based on her father's campaign to stage 1985 charity supergig Live Aid, branding it "exhausting" to watch. The story of how Bob Geldof and promoter Harvey Goldsmith put the massive event together, staged in London and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in just six months was dramatized for a BBC TV movie, "When Harvey Met Bob", starring Domhnall Gleeson as the singer and Ian Hart as the promoter. It debuted on Sunday, December 26 - and Peaches was watching.
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50 Cent Shoveling Snow for His Neighbors

December 29, 2010 02:47:34 GMT

Rapper 50 Cent has found a way to make money after a blizzard on Monday, December 27 - he's shoveling snow from his neighbors' driveways. The hip-hop star's Connecticut home was buried under thick snow after wintry weather hit America's East Coast but he's making the most of the adverse conditions, charging $100 to clear sidewalks in the area.
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Aretha Franklin's Death Rumor Is Hoax

December 29, 2010 02:45:41 GMT

Aretha Franklin's representative has confirmed the legendary singer is alive and well after she became the latest victim of an internet death hoax. The Queen of Soul underwent surgery at a hospital in Detroit, Michigan earlier this month to treat an undisclosed ailment, with subsequent reports suggesting she has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.
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Colin Firth Wants to Play Stripper in Next Movie

December 29, 2010 02:43:31 GMT

Colin Firth is keen to shed his serious movie image - he'd love to play "a transvestite or a stripper" on the big screen. The British actor shot to fame in a 1990s TV adaption of Jane Austen's "Pride & Prejudice" and has since gone on to play stoic roles in films like "Girl with a Pearl Earring" and first-time director Tom Ford's acclaimed 2009 movie "A Single Man.
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Demi Lovato NOT Joining 'The Avengers'


December 29, 2010 02:28:15 GMT

"The Avengers" has not yet added another girl on the line-up. Debunking swirling report that Demi Lovato was going to join the cast ensemble of the superhero flick, her representatives as well as sources from Marvel's camp say there was no truth to the rumor.
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Chris Hemsworth Is Married to Spanish Actress

December 29, 2010 02:26:00 GMT

While a lot of celebrity couples step up a notch higher in their relationship, actor Chris Hemsworth takes two leaps. The 27-year-old got married over the holidays to Spanish girlfriend Elsa Pataky who is 7 years his senior.
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Dr. Dre's New Song 'Syllables' Ft. Eminem, 50 Cent and Jay-Z


December 29, 2010 02:18:46 GMT

A brand new star-studded song called "Syllables" has just made its round for listening pleasure. Opened with Eminem's verses, it also features the likes of Dr. Dre, 50 Cent, Jay-Z, Stat Quo and Cashis. Those stars team up together, taking a jab at today's Top 40 songs.
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Reese Witherspoon Is Engaged to Agent Boyfriend

December 29, 2010 02:01:53 GMT

Reese Witherspoon has become the latest star to join the race to the altar in 2011 - the actress and her Hollywood agent boyfriend Jim Toth are engaged. The star began dating Toth at the beginning of 2010 shortly after she and Jake Gyllenhaal split, and now her publicist has confirmed the Oscar winner is planning a second trip up the aisle.
 
 
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