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January 05, 2011

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Confirmed: Cee-Lo and Gwyneth Paltrow Record New Version of 'F**k You'

January 05, 2011 09:50:44 GMT

Hot on the heels of their announcement as "Saturday Night Live" guests, Cee-Lo and Gwyneth Paltrow are confirmed to have recorded a new version of his viral hit single "F**k You". The Gnarls Barkley star praised her, "She sings like a natural."
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Gemma Arterton Is Gretel in 'Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters'

January 05, 2011 09:45:12 GMT

Gemma Arterton is going to bring to life one of famous children fairytales. The 24-year-old actress has been cast as Gretel in "Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters". Diane Kruger, Eva Green and Noomi Rapace were named as possible depicter of the main female character, but Arterton eventually wins the part.
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Video Premiere: Marsha Ambrosius' 'Far Away'

January 05, 2011 09:30:01 GMT

Marsha Ambrosius devotes newly-premiered music video for her new single "Far Away" to raise awareness against bullying. Inspired by her real-life experience, the clip revolves around a gay who is shoved aside by people in his neighborhood due to his sexual orientation.
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Sean Kingston Honored With Animal Rights Award

January 05, 2011 09:12:14 GMT

Sean Kingston has been rewarded for his animal rights work - the singer has been named the Most Animal-Friendly Hip-Hop Artist of 2010. The "Beautiful Girls" hitmaker showed his softer side by supporting People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) in its anti-chaining dog awareness drive, which discouraged owners from leaving their pets tethered up outside.
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Paul McCartney Gets Support From Hindus in Indian Vegetarian Day Bid

January 05, 2011 09:11:35 GMT

Sir Paul McCartney has won the support of the world's leading Hindu organization as he attempts to turn India vegetarian for a day. In a letter to the nation's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, the former Beatle, a devout non-meat eater, urged him to declare a day for vegetarianism in a bid to save animals.
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Video: Lea Michele Urges People to Boycott Horse-Drawn Carriages

January 05, 2011 09:10:46 GMT

"Glee" star Lea Michele is the latest star to rally against the use of horse-drawn carriages in New York, calling for fans to boycott the city's Central Park tradition. The actress is fronting a new advertisement for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), highlighting the alleged neglect and harsh conditions in which the animals are kept.
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Montel Williams Caught Carrying Drug Pipe at Airport

January 05, 2011 09:10:16 GMT

American talk show host Montel Williams has been cited for possessing drug paraphernalia after a pipe was discovered in his luggage at an airport in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The TV personality, who suffers from multiple sclerosis and is a medical marijuana activist, was at a security checkpoint at the General Mitchell International Airport on Tuesday, January 4 when staff found a pipe commonly associated with smoking pot.
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'Jai Ho' Hitmaker A. R. Rahman Teases His First International Music Video

January 05, 2011 08:47:14 GMT

A. R. Rahman is going to release his first international music video sometime soon. In anticipation of the clip, the composer of "Slumdog Millionaire" soundtrack provides sneak peek in a short snippet. Opened with shots of beautiful scenery around the beach, it continues to follow a woman as she is being chased by a werewolf.
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'V' Episode 2.02 Preview: Serpent's Tooth

January 05, 2011 08:35:43 GMT

"V" will come back with more story about the ruler before Anna. In "Serpent's Tooth", Anna and Diana square off in the dark bowels of the Mothership, Diana has been down there for 15 years and not had a single glimpse of Anna.
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Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens Spark Reunion Rumor

January 05, 2011 08:35:24 GMT

It seems that things between Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens are not really over yet. The couple sparks reunion rumor as a man, believed to be Zac, was pictured pulling into her driveway on Tuesday, January 4 in a black Audi car. Earlier the day, the "Sucker Punch" beauty had a chiropractic appointment in Los Angeles, Just Jared Jr. reports.
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Kelly Osbourne Moves On From Luke Worall With Musician

January 05, 2011 08:03:24 GMT

Kelly Osbourne has moved on from her broken engagement to model Luke Worrall - the rock offspring has started dating an aspiring British musician. The singer-turned-reality TV star endured a messy break-up from Worrall after dumping him in July amid allegations of infidelity, and she became embroiled in a war of words with her ex-fiance on Twitter.com over the holidays after accusing him of sleeping with dozens of women following their split.
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'The Green Hornet' Gets New Action-Packed Clips

January 05, 2011 08:01:02 GMT

Columbia Pictures is gearing up to the U.S. release of "The Green Hornet" on January 14 and is teasing people with some sneak peeks. Four new clips have emerged online with two of them seeing Britt Reid and Kato in action.
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Michael Jackson Was Using Mystery Cream Before Death

January 05, 2011 07:56:53 GMT

A mystery cream Michael Jackson was using at the time of his death in June 2009 has become a big issue as a preliminary hearing into the King of Pop's passing gets underway in Los Angeles. The singer's personal assistant Michael Amir Williams took the stand in court on Tuesday, January 4 and recalled what went down between himself and Dr. Conrad Murray after Jackson went into cardiac arrest after an overdose of anaesthetic Propofol and died.
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Julia Stiles Joins Dane Cook in 'Fat Pig'

January 05, 2011 07:47:01 GMT

Julia Stiles is slated to hit the Broadway stage for the transfer of West End hit "Fat Pig". The actress has reportedly booked a spring run at the Belasco Theater in New York, according to Daily Variety. Funnyman Dane Cook and Josh Hamilton will also appear in the Neil LaBute play.
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Inspired by Jay-Z, Rihanna Eyes Headlining Slot at Glastonbury

January 05, 2011 07:46:57 GMT

Having traveled around the globe for a number of concerts and performed at various coveted events, Rihanna now sets her eyes on landing a slot at 2011 Glastonbury. She wants the experience of rocking the U.K.'s biggest music festival following Jay-Z's huge success in 2008.
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Leif Garrett Blames 'Celebrity Rehab' for His Relapse

January 05, 2011 07:41:34 GMT

Troubled 70's pop star Leif Garrett has prompted a war of words between himself and the producers of VH1 reality show "Celebrity Rehab" after accusing them of accelerating his 2010 drug relapse for dramatic effect.
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Sherri Shepherd Was Proposed to With a Bowl of M&M

January 05, 2011 07:38:22 GMT

Actress Sherri Shepherd has joined the 2011 celebrity wedding race after accepting boyfriend Lamar Sally's Christmas proposal. The 43-year-old "Precious: Based on the Novel PUSH by Sapphire" star, who currently co-hosts daily U.S. TV talk show "The View", pulled out her engagement ring from a bowl of M&Ms on December 26.
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Robert Pattinson, Leighton Meester and More Announced as Golden Globe Presenters

January 05, 2011 07:15:13 GMT

The 2011 Golden Globe Awards has tapped Robert Pattinson to serve as a presenter. The British actor is one of the first three Golden Globe presenters announced by Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) via Twitter on January 4.
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Nick Cannon Buys Mariah Carey Rolls Royce for Christmas Gift

January 05, 2011 07:10:06 GMT

Dad-to-be Nick Cannon treated his pregnant wife Mariah Carey to a special Christmas gift - a brand new Rolls Royce with a personalized number plate. The pop superstar is cooing about her new motor in a tweet to fans, which accompanies a photo of the luxury vehicle.
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'How I Met Your Mother' Shocking Death Twist Explained

January 05, 2011 07:09:25 GMT

Call it a comedy with heart, "How I Met Your Mother" shocked its audience on Monday, January 3 night with its sad ending. Executive producer Carter Bays has just admitted that the decision to kill Marshall's dad is "kind of built the whole season around".
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Rick Ross Hired by P. Diddy to Become the Face of Sean John

January 05, 2011 07:07:07 GMT

Heavyweight rapper Rick Ross is entering the world of fashion - he's been unveiled as the new face of P. Diddy's label, Sean John. The pair has been working closely in recent months after Combs signed on as Ross' manager and now the hip-hop mogul has brought the "Monster" star onboard to promote his designer wear.
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Jane's Addiction Recruit New Member to Replace Duff McKagan

January 05, 2011 07:04:26 GMT

Rockers Jane's Addiction have recruited TV on the Radio's Dave Sitek to replace Duff McKagan following his exit from the band last year. McKagan quit as the group's bassist in September 2010 after just five months and three low-key gigs and now Sitek will take over as the band's third bass player in a year.
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Kellie Pickler Weds Kyle Jacobs in the Caribbean

January 05, 2011 07:01:01 GMT

Country music singer Kellie Pickler joined the New Year new wives club by ringing in 2011 as a married woman. The former "American Idol" star secretly exchanged vows with her songwriter beau Kyle Jacobs on January 1.
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First Trailer for Keanu Reeves' 'Henry's Crime' Debuted

January 05, 2011 06:36:42 GMT

"Henry's Crime", which was premiered at 2010 Toronto International Film Festival last September, is about to hit U.K. theaters on January 14. In anticipation of the release, the first trailer for the movie has now hit the web to give preview at the funny and romantic story revolving around Keanu Reeves' Henry.
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LeAnn Rimes Responds to Boob Job Rumor

January 05, 2011 06:33:10 GMT

LeAnn Rimes is the latest subject hit with a boob job rumor after she was spotted with fuller figure during her holiday in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. However, it's easy to get a response from the actress since she tweets frequently and often addresses rumors about her out there.
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Meg Ryan Secretly Dating John Mellencamp After His Divorce

January 05, 2011 06:30:16 GMT

Meg Ryan has secretly dated actor/singer John Mellencamp following his separation from his wife of 18 years. The couple allegedly has been spotted together in various locations on Martha's Vineyard and in New York City, including enjoying coffee at Espresso Love and grocery shopping at Gourmet Garage.
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Video: Josh Groban Sings His 'Best Tweets of Kanye West' Compilation

January 05, 2011 04:53:32 GMT

Josh Groban brought laughters to "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" when he appeared on the January 3 episode of the talk show to promote his "most anticipated album yet." He said, "Hello there, I'm Oscar and Grammy-nominated singer Josh Groban. [If] you love Kanye West's tweets as much as I do, you are going to love my new album."
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Robert Duvall to Receive Walk of Fame Honor on His Birthday

January 05, 2011 04:48:04 GMT

Movie icon Robert Duvall will celebrate his 80th birthday in style on Wednesday, January 5 by stamping his mark on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The "Godfather" star will place his hands and feet in cement outside the historic Grauman's Chinese Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard, where famous pals like James Caan and Andy Garcia are expected to honor him.
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Soulja Boy Takes Credit for Willow Smith's 'Whip My Hair'

January 05, 2011 04:47:43 GMT

Rapper Soulja Boy has sparked controversy in the world of Twitter.com after declaring he is the man responsible for the catchy lyrics to Willow Smith's hit song WHIP MY HAIR. The "Crank That (Soulja Boy)" hitmaker, real name DeAndre Way, took to the microblogging site on Sunday, January 2 and took credit for the track, which has catapulted Hollywood star Will Smith's 10-year-old daughter into the pop charts.
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Gucci Mane Undergoes Mental Evaluation and Faces Prison

January 05, 2011 04:47:11 GMT

Rapper Gucci Mane has been admitted to a mental health facility to determine whether he is fit to face prosecution for a parole violation. The troubled star, real name Radric Davis, was already on probation for previously breaching the terms of his parole, stemming from a 2005 assault conviction, when his car was pulled over by police in his native Atlanta, Georgia in November 2010.
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Lauryn Hill Shows No Remorse for Late Gig Start

January 05, 2011 04:46:44 GMT

Hip-hop diva Lauryn Hill showed no remorse after keeping devotees waiting for almost four hours at a recent comeback concert in New York, telling disgruntled fans she was "worth the wait". The reclusive singer was due to return to the stage to kick off her first U.S. tour in years on 27 December 2010, but the show at Manhattan's Highline Ballroom had to be postponed after a heavy snow storm brought transport in the Big Apple to a standstill.
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New 'Smallville' Poster Teases Superman Costume

January 05, 2011 04:45:19 GMT

Fans of "Smallville" are yet to see Clark Kent becoming the man he is supposed to be but the new teaser poster allows them to picture him in the red and blue costume. The image, tagged with "Destiny Is Now", shows Clark in street clothes but the reflection on his feet reveals his future.
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Joe Jackson Starts Psywar Ahead of Conrad Murray's Trial

January 05, 2011 04:45:09 GMT

Michael Jackson's father fears the King of Pop's doctor will be acquitted of manslaughter as the medic's preliminary hearing begins in Los Angeles. Joe Jackson is appalled by suggestions his son took his own life and administered the anesthetic that killed him in June 2009, but he worries that the claim by Dr. Conrad Murray's lawyers will be enough to plant doubt in the minds of the court officials.
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Jane Fonda Admits She Wasn't a Good Mother

January 05, 2011 04:44:40 GMT

Jane Fonda treasures her close bond with her grandchildren - because they've given the veteran actress-turned-activist a "second chance" to repair her relationships with her kids. The star had daughter Vanessa with her first husband Roger Vadim in 1968, and a son, Troy, with activist Tom Hayden five years later.
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Brigitte Bardot Campaigns Against Jewish and Islamic Animal Slaughter

January 05, 2011 04:44:13 GMT

Screen icon Brigitte Bardot has joined forces with fellow animal rights activists and launched a new campaign to bring an end to the religious slaughter of animals in France. The French film legend, 76, has become a champion of animal issues over the last few years, and spent 2010 bidding to end bullfighting in Spain, curb seal hunting in Canada and halt the killing of pilot whales in Denmark.
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First Look at Starz's 'Camelot': It's Not Musical

January 05, 2011 04:15:36 GMT

Starz's new take on "Camelot" gives a first look through a behind-the-scene featurette. Like many actors of a new series, the stars such as Joseph Fiennes, Eva Green and Jamie Campbell Bower tell audience how this drama series is different from the rest.
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Rick Ross' New Single 'Made Men': Drake Raps About Rihanna

January 05, 2011 04:03:15 GMT

Rick Ross called The Breakfast Club show on Power 105.1 radio station on Tuesday morning, January 4 to debut his new single "Made Men" and talk a bit about the album that will follow. The song has Ross joining forces with Drake, and together they rap about Katy Perry, Wiz Khalifa and other fellow artists.
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Justin Bieber Aiming for Michael Jackson's Success

January 05, 2011 03:52:45 GMT

Justin Bieber's goal in life is to reach the same level of fame as his idol Michael Jackson. The teenage pop star cites the "Thriller" hitmaker as his greatest influence, and admits he strives to emulate Jackson's success as an entertainer.
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Taylor Swift and Jake Gyllenhaal Split, Reasons Revealed

January 05, 2011 03:50:31 GMT

Taylor Swift is undoubtedly one of today's biggest stars but she is still unlucky in love. Recently getting a lot of attention for her romance with Jake Gyllenhaal, the singer is single again in early 2011 as sources say she and the actor called it quits just before New Year's Eve.
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Taylor Lautner Asked to Observe Tom Cruise for 'Abduction'

January 05, 2011 03:50:20 GMT

Taylor Lautner is busy studying the films of Tom Cruise in a bid to emulate the movie star's career, following advice from director John Singleton. The "Twilight" star is set to step away from his role as a werewolf in the popular vampire franchise to lead the cast in new action movie "Abduction".
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Pink Floyd Settle Dispute With EMI

January 05, 2011 03:45:51 GMT

Pink Floyd have put their legal dispute with EMI bosses firmly behind them - they've signed a new contract with the label. The "Comfortably Numb" hitmakers have inked a five-year deal with executives at the firm, who first signed the band in the 1960s. A statement from EMI reads: "All legal disputes between the band and the company have been settled as a result of this new deal."
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'Glee': Keira Knightley Wanted, Jennifer Lopez Desperate to Join

January 05, 2011 03:43:11 GMT

Keira Knightley is welcome to a cameo role in "Glee" whenever she wants - the TV show's leading man Matthew Morrison has named the British actress as his dream guest star. The phenomenally successful musical series has attracted a slew of superstar guests, including Gwyneth Paltrow and Britney Spears.
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T.V. Carpio Replaces Quitting Broadway 'Spider-Man' Actress

January 05, 2011 03:35:57 GMT

"Across the Universe" star T.V. Carpio is set to replace injured actress Natalie Mendoza in the beleaguered "Spider-Man" musical. Mendoza quit her role as villainess Arachne in "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" last week, a month after she was injured in an onstage accident which saw her hit on the head with a weighted rope.
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Lindsay Lohan May Go to Jail Again for Probation Violation

January 05, 2011 03:32:25 GMT

Lindsay Lohan is facing the prospect of another stint in jail after cops in California concluded she "violated several aspects of her probation" during an alleged altercation with an employee at a rehab center. The troubled actress was reportedly released from rehab on Monday, January 3 after completing three months of court-ordered treatment for violating her probation relating to a 2007 DUI conviction.
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'Inception', 'Black Swan' Nominated for Producers and Writers Guild Awards

January 05, 2011 03:22:25 GMT

The Producers Guild of America and Writers Guild of America have announced the nominees for their own 2011 awards. It comes out as no surprise anymore that such movies as "Inception" and "Black Swan", which have received a lot of praises during 2010, land nods at both prize-giving events.
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Amanda Palmer Announces Her Marriage on Twitter

January 05, 2011 03:20:53 GMT

Dresden Dolls star Amanda Palmer has married comic book author Neil Gaiman. The singer exchanged vows with the British writer on Sunday, January 2, a year after the couple announced its engagement last January 2010.
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Sandra Bullock Denies Dating Ryan Reynolds

January 05, 2011 03:18:21 GMT

Sandra Bullock's publicist insists the actress' New Year's Eve 'date' with Ryan Reynolds was purely platonic - the stars spent the evening among "a group of old friends". "The Proposal" co-stars, who both split from their partners last year, rang in 2011 together with a number of pals at Bullock's Bess Bistro restaurant in Texas.
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Veteran Actor Bill Erwin Passed Away at 96

January 05, 2011 03:15:43 GMT

U.S. TV actor Bill Erwin has died at the age of 96. Erwin passed away at his Los Angeles home on December 29, 2010, reportedly dying of natural causes. Best known for his role as angry old man Sid Fields in an episode of "Seinfeld", for which he was nominated for an Emmy Award, Erwin was a familiar face on U.S. TV, working continuously on the small screen over five decades.
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Vivica A. Fox Engaged to Her Toyboy

January 05, 2011 03:14:20 GMT

Actress Vivica A. Fox had a Christmas to remember - the actress became engaged to her toyboy boyfriend over the holidays. The "Kill Bill" star has been dating 27-year-old Omar 'Slim' White for more than a year, and was delighted to accept his proposal the day after Christmas, December 26 2010.
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Japan Star Mick Karn Lost His Battle With Cancer

January 05, 2011 03:08:46 GMT

Japan star Mick Karn has lost his battle with cancer at his home in London. The bass player was 52. Karn, real name Andonis Michaelides, announced he had been diagnosed with the disease at the beginning of June 2010, telling fans on his website that the security and well-being of his wife and young son are now his top priority.
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'Baker Street' Singer Gerry Rafferty Died Due to Liver Failure

January 05, 2011 03:03:56 GMT

Gerry Rafferty, the man behind hits like "Stuck in the Middle with You" and "Baker Street", has died, aged 63. The Scottish musician passed away from liver failure on Tuesday, January 4 after a long battle with alcoholism. Rafferty fell ill in November 2010 and was hooked up to a life-support machine after he was admitted to hospital.
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Gwyneth Paltrow and Cee-Lo Team Up for 'SNL'

January 05, 2011 03:02:31 GMT

"Saturday Night Live" has announced an inevitable pair that will each host and perform in its January 15 episode. Gwyneth Paltrow is taking her third turn as a host of the variety show in a bid to promote her new movie "Country Strong" which opens wide in U.S. January 7. Cee-Lo, whose song Paltrow has covered for "Glee", is the musical guest.
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Paramore Call Josh Farro's Angry Blog Post 'Irrelevant'

January 05, 2011 02:44:31 GMT

Paramore are ready to move on after splitting from Zac Farro and Josh Farro. They have started making demo for their next studio album and preparing for their South American tour. But they want to start this New Year and do those things in the right way by first clearing up dirty laundry aired by the Farro brothers.
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'Distraught' Glenn Close Calls Raunchy Navy Video 'Offensive'

January 05, 2011 02:34:38 GMT

Glenn Close is offended when finding out that her image is misused in a raunchy video made by Navy Captain Owen Honors who was eventually relieved of his service on aircraft carrier USS Enterprise on Tuesday, January 4. She released a statement to clarify that it used to be a "seemingly innocent request".
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First Look at Andrew Garfield as Peter Parker in 'Spider-Man' Reboot

January 05, 2011 02:23:54 GMT

New set pictures of untitled Spider-Man reboot have emerged as the movie is currently in production, giving the first look at Andrew Garfield as Peter Parker. Unlike his co-star Emma Stone who dyes her hair blonde to portray Gwen Stacy, the lead actor does not undergo significant physical transformation. He is only seen sporting a messy hair style.