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February 04, 2011

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Morena Baccarin and Mary Elizabeth Winstead Among 'The Avengers' Shortlist

February 04, 2011 10:05:45 GMT

Gearing up for the production of "The Avengers" which reportedly will start this April, Marvel Studios is said looking for an actress to fill one of the final roles. Some names which have surfaced in the contention are Morena Baccarin, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Jessica Lucas and Cobie Smulders.
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Darren Criss' Blaine Sings to Another Guy on 'Glee' Clip

February 04, 2011 09:47:51 GMT

Darren Criss was brought in to "Glee" as a potential love interest of Chris Colfer's Kurt but apparently, the writers would like to give this romance a little twist. In a sneak peek to the show's Valentine's Day episode, Blaine is singing Robin Thicke's "When I Get You Alone" to another guy.
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Tyrone Burton Busted for Allegedly Selling Bootleg DVDs

February 04, 2011 09:46:16 GMT

"That's So Raven" actor Tyrone Burton was handcuffed by the roadside on Thursday, February 3 after cops suspected him of selling bootleg DVDs. The "Parent 'Hood" star was believed to be selling illegal films on a sidewalk in Hollywood when police busted him.
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Dianna Agron and Alex Pettyfer NOT Engaged

February 04, 2011 09:38:51 GMT

Representatives for "Glee" star Dianna Agron and her boyfriend Alex Pettyfer have shot down reports the couple is engaged, insisting rumors of an impending wedding are "not true". The actress has been dating the British star since they met on the set of upcoming sci-fi movie "I Am Number Four" last year.
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Official Trailer of Raekwon's 'Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang ' Video

February 04, 2011 09:19:47 GMT

Raekwon is going to debut a music video in support of his new single "Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang" later this month. In anticipation of the premiere, the Wu-Tang Clan member releases a sneak peek to tease what to expect from the forthcoming video.
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Super Bowl Spot for Nicolas Cage's 'Drive Angry' Debuted

February 04, 2011 09:15:21 GMT

Super Bowl spot for "Drive Angry" has been unleashed earlier before it is aired on TV this Sunday. It boasts the combination of 3-D and action scenes which can been enjoyed best in theaters. While there are not many new scenes shared, the snippet tries to further convince audience by featuring some positive quotes from critics reviews with one of them saying it is "Nicolas Cage at his action-packed best".
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'American Idol' Los Angeles Audition: The Bad and the Ugly

February 04, 2011 09:15:09 GMT

If one thought Los Angeles as the city of entertainment would offer more "American Idol" talents than the other audition cities, they are wrong. More people with eccentricities came to the place than the ones with real singing voice.
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Video Premiere: Anoop Desai's 'All Is Fair (Crazy Love)'

February 04, 2011 09:01:22 GMT

Anoop Desai has just released a music video for his new single "All Is Fair (Crazy Love)". The former contestant of "American Idol" season 8 is singing his heart out to the girl of his dreams. "But every time I get to the pre-chorus, she tries to kill me in a different way," he said. She sets fire on him and blows him up.
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'Hanna' International Trailer Sees Another Side of Teen Assassin

February 04, 2011 08:36:42 GMT

Following the first trailer that was debuted over a month ago, an international trailer for "Hanna" has now gone online. It has more scenes which reveal the other side of Hanna, who wants to have an ordinary life and make friends while she is raised to be a tough killer.
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Chris Brown Teases New Single 'Up to You' in Viral Video

February 04, 2011 08:34:02 GMT

After rising the tempo in Benny Benassi-featured single "Beautiful People", Chris Brown is now slowing down in "Up to You". The 21-year-old singer previews the ballad track in a one-and-a-half-minute viral video featuring him miming the lyrics.
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Murder Victim's Parents Outraged by 'Horrific' Images in 'Amanda Knox'

February 04, 2011 08:01:26 GMT

The first trailer of "Amanda Knox: Murder on Trial in Italy" which was released late last month had triggered bad reactions not only from the convicted murderer's family but also the victim's parents. John Kercher whose daughter was murdered in an alleged sex game went wrong said the Lifetime movie is nothing but "distressing".
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Kate Moss Has Set Wedding Date With Jamie Hince

February 04, 2011 07:53:56 GMT

Kate Moss' parents have confirmed the British supermodel is engaged to marry her rocker boyfriend Jamie Hince and revealed the couple has already set a date for the wedding. The catwalk star, who has previously dated actor Johnny Depp and musician Pete Doherty, was rumored to have become engaged to Hince earlier this week.
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New 'Idol' Album Ft. Adam Lambert, Kelly Clarkson & Chris Brown

February 04, 2011 07:49:09 GMT

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, "American Idol" is going to drop its first-time-ever "Greatest Hits" compilation. Scheduled to make its way out in the United States on March 15, the CD will feature 12 songs from the past winners and some notable contestants.
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Pam Grier Beats Cancer With Chinese Medicine

February 04, 2011 07:48:03 GMT

Foxy Brown star Pam Grier has Chinese herbal medicine to thank for her cancer all-clear - because western doctors suggested she turn to alternatives after traditional methods to cure her failed. The actress was diagnosed with stage four cancer in 1988 and given just months to live - but she's still going strong thanks in part to regular trips to Chinatown in Los Angeles.
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Scarface Jailed for Failing to Keep Up With Child Support Payments

February 04, 2011 07:47:39 GMT

Rap veteran Scarface has spent the past four months behind bars after he was arrested for failing to keep up with multiple child support payments. The hip-hop star, real name Brad Jordan, was taken into custody by Texas police back in October 2010 and he has been held without bail ever since.
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Condom Request Led to Pam Grier and Richard Pryor's Split

February 04, 2011 07:47:11 GMT

Seventies pin-up Pam Grier and comedian Richard Pryor's doomed 18-month romance ended when he took issue with her requests for him to wear a condom during sex. The actress' doctor told her that cocaine-user Pryor's sperm was harming her body - because it contained traces of the drug.
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'Buffy' Star James Marsters Married Longtime Girlfriend

February 04, 2011 07:46:54 GMT

Former "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" star James Marsters has married his longtime girlfriend in a romantic ceremony in Los Angeles. The 48-year-old actor proposed to Patricia Rahman, 25, during a vacation in Germany in 2010.
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Missing Producer of 'Superman' Found Alive

February 04, 2011 07:46:23 GMT

The Hollywood producer credited with bringing Superman to life on the big screen has been found alive in a Mexican hospital, two days after he was reported missing. Ilya Salkind, 63, flew to his native Mexico City recently to oversee work on a property he inherited from his late mother.
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Oscar Winner Steven Soderbergh Hit With Paternity Lawsuit

February 04, 2011 07:45:57 GMT

Oscar-winning director Steven Soderbergh has been hit with a paternity lawsuit from an Australian woman who alleges he fathered her daughter. Frances Lawrencina Anderson filed papers in Manhattan, New York on Wednesday, February 2, claiming the "Ocean's Eleven" filmmaker "has acknowledged that he is the father of the child" and has undergone a DNA test to confirm the paternity.
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'Chase' Axed From NBC's Midseason Line-Up

February 04, 2011 07:09:30 GMT

NBC is not going to continue to "Chase". The drama series which debuted last Fall has been pre-empted before but this time, it would be permanent. The Peacock has yanked the show from its midseason schedule, giving the Wednesday slot solely to "Minute to Win It".
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Sean Kingston's New Song 'Won't Stop' Ft. Justin Bieber

February 04, 2011 07:02:01 GMT

Sean Kingston and Justin Bieber follow up their "Eenie Meenie" duet with another collaboration. The two hook up once again in a song called "Won't Stop" which has the Canadian artist not only singing but also spitting his verses.
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Alice Eve, Diane Kruger, Rosamund Pike Up for Female Lead in 'Superman'

February 04, 2011 06:51:27 GMT

New Superman movie is currently looking for the female lead and some new names emerge in the hunt. Words are, Alice Eve ("She's Out of My League"), Diane Kruger ("Inglourious Basterds") and Rosamund Pike ("Barney's Version") are contenders to star in the project tentatively called "The Man of Steel", but not as Lois Lane.
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Ziggy Marley Developing Marijuanaman Comic

February 04, 2011 06:38:37 GMT

New dad Ziggy Marley is set to become the latest celebrity comic book author after landing a release date for his Marijuanaman series. The Grammy Award-winning reggae star, who became a dad again last month, has teamed with Image Comics to turn his graphic novel idea into reality.
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Jennifer Aniston's Scent Coming to America in March

February 04, 2011 06:35:30 GMT

Jennifer Aniston's new scent is to launch in America after failing to set the fragrance market on fire in Britain. The perfume, named after the actress, will go on sale at Sephora stores next month.
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Son of The Queen's Employee Cast in 'William & Kate'

February 04, 2011 06:31:59 GMT

The actor son of The Queen's chief accountant Sir Alan Reid has joined the cast of the upcoming "William & Kate" TV movie - as Prince William's best pal Guy Pelly. Richard Reid originally auditioned for the role of the prince, but that part went to fellow newcomer Nico Evers-Swindell.
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Whoopi Goldberg Furious Over the New Smoking Ban

February 04, 2011 06:27:19 GMT

Whoopi Goldberg has launched a blistering attack on authorities in New York after council members voted in favor of extending the city's public smoking ban to all parks, plazas and beaches across the city.
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Antonio Banderas Dragged Into a Residency Lawsuit

February 04, 2011 06:22:11 GMT

Antonio Banderas has been dragged into a new legal spat between the board of New York's famous Dakota Building and a disgruntled tenant - over allegations the movie star was denied an apartment because of his Hispanic roots.
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Captain America Is Mad and Messy in New Images

February 04, 2011 06:14:22 GMT

New pictures from "Captain America: The First Avenger" have come out in the latest issue of Empire magazine which features the superhero on its cover page. Inside the magazine, there are pictures of Chris Evans' Steve Rogers getting shirty with Richard Armitage's Heinz Kruger, and his alter ego Captain America sporting a torn lip.
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Juelz Santana's Out of Town During Police Raid, Rep Says

February 04, 2011 05:53:17 GMT

A representative for Juelz Santana has denied allegations linking the rapper to drugs and guns found during a police raid on his New Jersey recording studio last month, insisting the situation will be "cleared up".
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Lady GaGa & Aretha Franklin to Be Honored at Hall of Fame Exhibition

February 04, 2011 05:48:51 GMT

Lady GaGa, Aretha Franklin and Billie Holiday will be among the stars honored at the world's first exhibit devoted entirely to the most influential female artists of all time. The Women Who Rock: Vision, Passion, Power will be launched at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio, turning the spotlight on 50 top singers in the industry and how the females have shaped the history of music.
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Gwyneth Paltrow Takes Too Many Jobs, Her Worried Mom Says

February 04, 2011 05:39:13 GMT

Veteran actress Blythe Danner has warned her daughter Gwyneth Paltrow to "take care" of herself, because she worries the Oscar winner is taking on too many projects. Paltrow juggles her acting career with her duties as a wife and mum-of-two and she also runs a lifestyle website.
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Tom Hanks Is First-Time Grandad to His Son Colin's Baby Girl

February 04, 2011 05:36:00 GMT

Tom Hanks is a first-time grandfather - his actor son Colin Hanks' wife Samantha Bryant has given birth to a baby girl. Olivia Jane Hanks was born on Tuesday, February 1 in Los Angeles, according to People.com. Hanks wed Bryant last summer, May 2010.
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Gabriel Aubry's Ex: He's 'Borderline Racist'

February 04, 2011 05:05:04 GMT

The latest in the case of Halle Berry's split from model Gabriel Aubry is a statement from his ex-girlfriend. TMZ tracked the unnamed woman who was surprised that Gabriel would hook up with the actress because she knew him as a "borderline racist".
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Mick Jagger & Raphael Saadiq to Salute Solomon Burke at Grammys

February 04, 2011 04:49:04 GMT

Grammy organizers continue to add more musical guests to its already-long list, and the newest performers are Mick Jagger and Raphael Saadiq. Both will be teaming up for the telecast's annual "In Memoriam" tribute, which pays homage to members of the music community who have passed away in the previous year.
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Super Bowl Spot for Johnny Depp's 'Rango' Unveiled

February 04, 2011 04:46:40 GMT

"Rango" is one of the films that will make use the Super Bowl XLV telecast to air its new TV spot. But instead of waiting for the Sunday's game, the promo video has been released online on February 3 via Apple.
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'Law & Order: CI' Returns May 1 With Goren and Eames

February 04, 2011 04:32:37 GMT

USA Network has announced the return date of "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" which would wrap up the whole story in eight episodes. The tenth season would debut May 1 at 9/8c, followed by a new season of "In Plain Sight" right on the next hour.
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Alex James to Host Harvest Music Festival at His Oxfordshire Farm

February 04, 2011 04:18:25 GMT

Blur rocker Alex James has announced plans to launch his own music festival at his farm in Oxfordshire, England. The bassist has long been a fan of countryside pursuits, and even makes his own cheese at his estate.
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Neil Diamond Canceled New Zealand Show

February 04, 2011 04:17:53 GMT

Neil Diamond's planned performance in Wellington, New Zealand has been axed - because promoters failed to find a suitable venue in the city. The "Sweet Caroline" hitmaker was due to play a show in the country's capital on March 4 but only outdoor arenas were available to host the concert.
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Richard Roxburgh Slams the Use of 3-D in 'Sanctum'

February 04, 2011 04:17:32 GMT

Australian actor Richard Roxburgh has condemned the use of 3-D technology on new movie "Sanctum", insisting the temperamental new cameras turned the shoot into "a nightmare". The "Moulin Rouge!" star appears in the new action thriller as an explorer leading a group of divers through an underground caving system, fighting raging water as they search for an escape.
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Jon Hamm Organized Birthday Party for Girlfriend on Movie Set

February 04, 2011 04:17:06 GMT

Jon Hamm organized a birthday party for his longtime girlfriend Jennifer Westfeldt this week during filming of their new movie "Friends with Kids". The couple is currently shooting the upcoming comedy with Megan Fox and Adam Scott in New York, but they took time out from filming on Wednesday, February 2 to mark Westfeldt's 41st birthday.
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Julia Roberts In Talks to Be Evil Queen in 'Brothers Grimm: Snow White'

February 04, 2011 04:16:29 GMT

Julia Roberts is in talks to take on Charlize Theron as Snow White's evil stepmother in a rival adaptation of the popular fairy tale. "Monster" star Theron has been cast as the villainous queen in upcoming fantasy film, "Snow White and the Huntsman", while "Twilight" actress Kristen Stewart was linked to the title role.
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Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber's Romance Confirmed by Her Co-Star

February 04, 2011 04:15:18 GMT

Selena Gomez's onscreen mother Maria Canals Barrera has confirmed the teenager's rumored romance with pop star Justin Bieber. The longtime friends are said to be romantically involved and gossip about a budding relationship was fueled when the young stars were photographed together on holiday in St. Lucia last month.
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'Last Tango in Paris' Star Maria Schneider Died of Cancer

February 04, 2011 04:14:50 GMT

French actress Maria Schneider has died at the age of 58 after a long illness. Schneider, best known as Marlon Brando's lover in Bernardo Bertolucci's 1972 movie "Last Tango in Paris", passed away in Paris, France on Thursday, February 3. She had been battling cancer.
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'The Vampire Diaries' 2.14 Preview: Crying Wolf

February 04, 2011 04:10:01 GMT

Elena and Stefan can't have one peaceful day without an intruder. In the next "The Vampire Diaries", the couple gets away for what they hope will be a romantic weekend at the Gilbert family lake house, not realizing that they've been followed.
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New Set Picture of Dr. Dre's 'I Need a Doctor' Video Features Alex Da Kid

February 04, 2011 04:03:18 GMT

Another teaser from the filming of Dr. Dre's "I Need a Doctor" music video is provided by Alex Da Kid, the man who produces the "Detox" single. The Brit wonder tweeted a picture of himself wearing a white lab coat with caption "Doctor Alex Da Kid On Set the other day."
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Tinie Tempah Will Make Movie Debut in Noel Clarke's Film

February 04, 2011 03:44:25 GMT

British rapper Tinie Tempah is set to showcase his dramatic talents after landing a role in a new movie. The London-born hip-hop star will try his hand at acting in filmmaker Noel Clarke's latest project, which features a part written specifically for Tempah.
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Stevie Wonder Will Be Inducted to Apollo Theater's Hall of Fame

February 04, 2011 03:30:48 GMT

Stevie Wonder is the latest legend to be inducted into the Apollo Theater's Hall of Fame in New York. The "Isn't She Lovely?" hitmaker will be named an Apollo icon in a ceremony in the Big Apple on June 13.
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Slash's Wife Accused of Assaulting Woman

February 04, 2011 03:25:21 GMT

Slash's wife has been accused of assaulting a woman backstage at an Ozzy Osbourne concert in Los Angeles this week. The guitar legend opened for Osbourne at the L.A. show, and after the former Guns N' Roses star performed, an argument is said to have kicked off backstage between his wife, Perla, and an unnamed female.
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Charlie Sheen Makes Sex Tape With Hookers to Start Porn Business

February 04, 2011 03:19:24 GMT

Charlie Sheen has allegedly planned a side project which is a porn franchise. A porn star who goes by the name Felony says, "Charlie and I were having this great project and he was talking about performing in front of the camera. He goes, 'Let's call it Charlie's Devils!' "
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Michael Jackson's Family Allowed to Sue AEG

February 04, 2011 03:19:09 GMT

A judge has given Michael Jackson's family the go-ahead to sue the organizers of the King of Pop's ill-fated London concerts. The superstar died in June, 2009 just weeks before he was due to take the stage in the British capital for a mammoth run of his "This Is It" shows.
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Lil Wayne Shows Some Love for Green Bay Packers in 'Green & Yellow'

February 04, 2011 03:17:39 GMT

In anticipation of Super Bowl XLV, Lil Wayne remixes Wiz Khalifa's breakout single "Black and Yellow" and dedicates it to his idol team, the Green Bay Packers. Weezy re-names the revamped track after signature colors of the football team, "Green and Yellow".
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'Harry Potter' Franchise Gets BAFTA Honor

February 04, 2011 03:16:23 GMT

The cast and crew behind the "Harry Potter" franchise are to be honored with a special award at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) prizegiving. Potter author J.K. Rowling and producer David Heyman will accept the Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema trophy at the ceremony later this month.
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Kristen Stewart Never in Talks for 'Superman' Reboot

February 04, 2011 03:13:18 GMT

Kristen Stewart's publicist has slammed rumors she turned down the chance to play Lois Lane in the latest "Superman" reboot. The "Twilight" actress was rumored to be movie bosses' favorite to play the intrepid reporter in the new film opposite Brit Henry Cavill, who has been cast as the latest Man of Steel.
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Michael J. Fox to Receive Golden Camera Awards

February 04, 2011 03:09:02 GMT

Michael J. Fox will be presented with a lifetime achievement award at Germany's most prestigious prizegiving later this month. The "Back to the Future" star, who has continued acting while battling debilitating Parkinson's disease since 1991, will receive the honor at the Golden Camera awards in Berlin on February 5.
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'Hobbit' Director Peter Jackson Is Home After Surgery

February 04, 2011 03:05:22 GMT

Director Peter Jackson is recovering at home after he was released from hospital following surgery for a perforated ulcer. The "Lord of the Rings" moviemaker admitted himself into the Wellington Hospital in his native New Zealand last week after complaining of excruciating stomach pains.
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Charlie Sheen Will Be Back to 'Two and a Half Men' in 4 Weeks

February 04, 2011 02:57:28 GMT

Charlie Sheen will be back on the set of his hit sitcom "Two and a Half Men" at the end of February following a month-long stint in rehab, according to the actor's representative. The troubled star was hospitalized in Los Angeles last week to treat a hernia after allegedly indulging in a wild night of partying.
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First Trailer of 'The Real Housewives of Miami': Meet the Cast

February 04, 2011 02:44:42 GMT

The new franchise of "Real Housewives" is ready to introduce its cast. Bravo TV's "The Real Housewives of Miami" will include six ladies ranging from a magazine editor to a lawyer's wife to "Hottest NBA wife".
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New 'On the Road' Pictures Tease Kristen Stewart's Acting

February 04, 2011 02:31:19 GMT

The first look at Kristen Stewart in "On the Road" was obtained from a set picture in August 2010 and now new photos from the film have been released online. They give sneak peek to the "Twilight" starlet's acting in the upcoming movie as her character is seen dancing in one image.
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New Miley Cyrus Tattoo: Dream Catcher

February 04, 2011 02:29:40 GMT

Miley Cyrus' new tattoo which is inked on her right ribcage has been revealed. The teen songstress, who's often criticized for her efforts of shedding her image as a child actress, was snapped unveiling the body art when she's going out with a friend earlier this week wearing a T-shirt with a hole cut on its side.