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February 07, 2011

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New Production Date of 'The Hobbit' Announced

February 07, 2011 10:04:36 GMT

A new production date for "The Hobbit" has been announced on Monday, February 7. 3Foot7 Ltd states that the film will begin shooting on Monday, March 21, which is about a month later than the previously aimed February start date.
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First Look of Nick Jonas on Matthew Perry's 'Mr. Sunshine'

February 07, 2011 09:50:19 GMT

Nick Jonas, who is show-less after "JONAS L.A." was canceled last year, would be a guest on Matthew Perry's brand new sitcom "Mr. Sunshine". Photos from the episode have been released, showing Nick interacting with the main character and carrying guitar as an artist named Eli.
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Wiz Khalifa's New Song 'Taylor Gang' Comes Out

February 07, 2011 09:33:57 GMT

As his new album "Rolling Papers" is coming closer, Wiz Khalifa drops another new song on Sunday night, February 6. Titled Taylor Gang, it's a tribute to his devotees. "Diamonds in my chain, ni**as tryna steal my lane/ Chronic in my brain, b**ch I'm reppin' Taylor Gang," he raps.
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Jessie J Beats Bruno Mars to Score First Number One on U.K. Singles Chart

February 07, 2011 09:33:25 GMT

British newcomer Jessie J has held off competition from Bruno Mars to score her first number one on the U.K. singles chart. The London-born singer shot to the number one slot with "Price Tag", her collaboration with U.S. rapper B.o.B, forcing Mars to stay at two with "Grenade".
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Belinda Carlisle Opens Up About Michael Hutchence Affair

February 07, 2011 09:32:25 GMT

Former 1980s pop star Belinda Carlisle has spoken for the first time about her 10-year romance with late rocker Michael Hutchence. The Go-Go's star admits she was infatuated with the INXS frontman, who also dated Helena Christensen, Kylie Minogue and fathered a daughter with British writer Paula Yates.
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Hugh Laurie Delays Debut Album Release Due to Prince William's Wedding

February 07, 2011 09:31:47 GMT

"House M.D." star Hugh Laurie has been forced to delay the release of his debut album because of the British royal wedding. The actor's project was scheduled for an April release in his native Britain but he didn't want it to clash with Prince William's big day.
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Balthazar Getty's Father Died

February 07, 2011 09:31:23 GMT

"Brothers & Sisters" actor Balthazar Getty has lost his father, oil heir John Paul Getty III. The 54 year old, the grandson of oil tycoon Jean Paul Getty, died on Sunday, February 6 in Buckinghamshire, England after a long illness.
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Zsa Zsa Gabor Gets a Piece of Cake and Returns Home on Birthday

February 07, 2011 09:31:01 GMT

Zsa Zsa Gabor celebrated her 94th birthday on Sunday, February 6 with a sweet treat - the ailing star indulged in a piece of cake. Doctors and nurses at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles sang "Happy Birthday" to the veteran actress before she was discharged on Sunday to enjoy her big day at home.
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'Glee' Takes Another Jab at the Lohans Via Katie Couric

February 07, 2011 09:14:48 GMT

"Glee" is not sorry for the last Lindsay Lohan joke and is not afraid of Dina Lohan's lawsuit. On Sunday, February 6, the musical series aired its possibly-most-watched episode and tapped Katie Couric to deliver a Lohan jab.
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Video: BEP Perform With Usher and Slash at Super Bowl Halftime Show

February 07, 2011 08:55:27 GMT

Black Eyed Peas pumped up the crowd during the halftime show of Super Bowl XLV on Sunday night, February 6. Lowered from the ceiling on illuminated platforms, the Hip-Hop group opened it with "I Gotta Feeling" before proceeding with "Boom Boom Pow".
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Joan Rivers' Smoking Hot Body in Go Daddy Ad Is Real

February 07, 2011 08:39:18 GMT

There was a visual shock in one of the ads aired during Super Bowl XLV. Joan Rivers was revealed as the new Go Daddy girl to promote the new .co domain. The 77-year-old wore a revealing top and leather hot pants, showing to the world that she has the body of women in their 20s.
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Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber Pictured Holding Hands in California

February 07, 2011 08:34:59 GMT

Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber may still play coy about the nature of their relationship but action speaks more than word. The couple who keeps denying their romance reports has been spotted holding hands while strolling down the beach side streets in Santa Monica, California on Sunday, February 6.
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Simon Webbe Splits From Girlfriend Layla Manoochehri

February 07, 2011 08:02:28 GMT

Blue star Simon Webbe is single again after splitting from his longtime girlfriend, according to a U.K. report. British boyband member Webbe has been dating singer Layla Manoochehri since the mid-2000s, but they are said to have parted ways recently after a series of arguments.
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Christina Aguilera on Super Bowl Performance: I Got Caught Up in the Moment

February 07, 2011 07:56:10 GMT

Shortly after becoming talk of the town for singing wrong lyrics of the National Anthem, Christina Aguilera issued a statement. The 30-year-old Grammy-winning singer said she forgot the lyrics because she "got caught up in the moment."
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Leighton Meester's 'Roommate' Occupies Box Office's First Place

February 07, 2011 07:47:20 GMT

North American Box Office still sees no big competition on this Super Bowl weekend. Screen Gems' "The Roommate" easily snatches the champion title at the chart with an estimated $15.6 million as Universal's "Sanctum" only rakes in an approximately $9.2 million on the first weekend.
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Joss Stone Appears Naked on PETA Ad

February 07, 2011 07:45:48 GMT

British singer Joss Stone has stripped off for a new People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) anti-fur campaign. The soul star has shed her clothes for a promo urging officials at Britain's Ministry of Defense to stop using bear fur for The Queen's Guards' hats.
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Baby Elton John Failed to Adopt Finds Home

February 07, 2011 07:41:05 GMT

The baby Sir Elton John failed to adopt in 2009 is set to leave a Ukrainian orphanage to live with his grandmother, just days after the singer pledged to "get him out" of the care home. The "Rocket Man" and his partner David Furnish bid to become parents to little Lev after falling in love with the tot during a visit to the Eastern European facility with the rocker's Aids Foundation two years ago.
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Courtney Love Sued for Not Paying Flower Bills

February 07, 2011 07:38:09 GMT

Rocker Courtney Love has been hit with a lawsuit for allegedly failing to settle a bill for flowers. Bosses at My Secret Garden in Los Angeles claim the Hole frontwoman owes more than $4,000 (BPS2,670) for arrangements she ordered in 2009.
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Dita Von Teese's Racy Renault Ad Banned From Daytime TV

February 07, 2011 07:28:08 GMT

Burlesque star Dita Von Teese's saucy TV advert for car manufacturer Renault has been banned from broadcast in the U.K. during the daytime because it's too racy. The raunchy new promo shows the beauty posing seductively on a chair, wearing only her underwear.
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Vivienne Westwood Angry Over Forest Sale

February 07, 2011 07:20:11 GMT

Fashion designer Dame Vivienne Westwood is fuming over the British government's plan to sell off sections of public forests in England. The style icon has branded the scheme "stupid" and offered her signature to a letter by the Save England's Forests campaign over concerns about conservation.
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'The King's Speech' Humbled by The Queen's Approval

February 07, 2011 07:17:23 GMT

"The King's Speech" screenwriter David Seidler is "humbled" after learning Britain's Queen Elizabeth II likes his film - because he's waited decades to tell the compelling story. The U.K.'s beloved Queen Mother begged Seidler to wait until after her death to make a movie about her husband King George VI's battle with a stammer.
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Steve Coogan Blasts 'Top Gear' Hosts for Mocking Mexicans

February 07, 2011 07:13:10 GMT

Actor Steve Coogan has hit out at the presenters of British motoring show "Top Gear", after they made derogatory remarks about Mexicans in a recent episode. The British funnyman was stunned to see hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May make the rude comments during a programme broadcast in the U.K. last month.
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'Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides' Gets Extended Super Bowl Spot

February 07, 2011 07:10:48 GMT

Disney Pictures has dropped a TV spot for "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" on Fox during Super Bowl XLV and soon follows it up with an extended preview. The 1-minute snippet debuted online contains footage from the 30-second Super Bowl spot with additional scenes but they mostly have been seen in the previously released videos.
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James McAvoy Offers to Play Elton John in Upcoming Biopic

February 07, 2011 06:54:48 GMT

James McAvoy is ready to step into Sir Elton John's shoes to bring his life story to the big screen - the rocker reveals the "Atonement" star has "already offered" to take on the lead in an upcoming biopic. The Rocket Man and his partner, Canadian film producer David Furnish, are teaming up with British screenwriter Lee Hall for the new project.
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Cathedral Announce to Split

February 07, 2011 06:52:29 GMT

Cult British rockers Cathedral have announced plans to split after 21 years. The group's upcoming 2011 tour will mark its final dates and a 2012 studio album will be Cathedral's last release.
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Video: Matt Damon Attacks Green Bay Packers Coach

February 07, 2011 06:50:16 GMT

Matt Damon tested his acting skills during a pre-Super Bowl TV skit about Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy on Sunday, February 6 - when he unleashed a foul-mouth attack on the sports hero. ESPN sports reporter Kenny Mayne took a comic trip back to McCarthy's home town in Greenfield, Pennsylvania, to poke fun at the coach's Pittsburgh-area roots - McCarthy's Packers take on the Pittsburgh Steelers in the big game.
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Formula One Racer Robert Kubica Injured in Italian Rally

February 07, 2011 06:38:52 GMT

Formula One race ace Robert Kubica has suffered serious injuries following a car crash during an Italian rally. The Polish Lotus Renault team driver, 26, was airlifted to the Santa Corona di Pietra Ligure Hospital after losing control of his Skoda Fabia car during the Ronde de Andorra rally near Testico, and crashing at high speeds.
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'How to Train Your Dragon' Wins Big at Annie Awards

February 07, 2011 06:35:33 GMT

"How to Train Your Dragon" was the big winner at the Annie Awards on Saturday, February 5 after Disney boycotted the animation prizegiving. The 3D film is expected to lose out to Disney's "Toy Story 3" at the Oscars later this month, but "How to Train Your Dragon" had a moment of glory in Hollywood at the weekend.
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'Glee' 2.12 Preview: Silly Love Songs

February 07, 2011 06:31:44 GMT

"Glee" moves on from the Super Bowl episode to a Valentine's Day edition. In "Silly Love Songs", love is in the air at McKinley High when the glee club sets up a kissing booth for Valentine's Day. One unlikely couple spotted in the preview sharing a smooch is Santana and Finn. "Not worth a buck," Santana said afterwards.
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Super Bowl Spot for 'Battle: Los Angeles', 'Priest' & 'Just Go with It'

February 07, 2011 06:24:58 GMT

Sony Pictures have made use Super Bowl XLV telecast to air TV spot for their upcoming films "Battle: Los Angeles", "Priest" and "Just Go with It". The preview video for the action sci-fi movie is packed with tense scenes but only a few of them are new.
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Eminem's Super Bowl Ads: Lipton's Brisk and Chrysler's 200 Sedan

February 07, 2011 06:11:40 GMT

Eminem appears in not just one but two commercial ads during the break of Super Bowl telecast on Sunday night, February 6. The Slim Shady is an animated figure in new Lipton Brisk promo, talking about getting "asked to do commercials all the time."
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Eva Longoria and Eduardo Cruz Spent Romantic Weekend Together

February 07, 2011 04:55:49 GMT

Eva Longoria keeps fueling rumor of her dating Eduardo Cruz although her representative has denied the report. The twosome was spotted spending a romantic afternoon together this weekend in Miami Beach.
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Artist of the Week: Adele

February 07, 2011 04:55:00 GMT

Three years after the release of her critically-acclaimed album "19", Adele returns with a bang with her sophomore set "21". She debuted at No. 1 on the U.K. albums chart with 208,000 copies, scoring the biggest January album sales since 2006. Arctic Monkeys sold 363,000 copies with their debut album "Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I Am Not" in the same month that year.
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'Letterman' Scores QB Aaron Rodgers' Appearance

February 07, 2011 04:48:27 GMT

Aaron Rodgers led the Green Bay Packers to victory at Super Bowl XLV on Sunday, February 6, making him not only the most-sought player at this era but also a highly-demanded guest of talk shows. CBS was the quick one to catch the quarterback, booking him for an appearance at "Late Show with David Letterman".
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LCD Soundsystem's Farewell Gig to Be Full of Surprises

February 07, 2011 04:24:27 GMT

Dance act LCD Soundsystem will play its last ever show in April. Frontman James Murphy revealed last year that the group's third album, "This Is Happening", would be their final record, so the stars could pursue other projects.
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Katherine Jenkins Engaged to Gethin Jones

February 07, 2011 04:24:02 GMT

Opera star Katherine Jenkins is engaged to marry her boyfriend, TV presenter Gethin Jones. The Welsh stars began dating in 2007 and reportedly moved in together in 2010.
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Prince Disappointed Over Axed Super Bowl Concert

February 07, 2011 04:23:44 GMT

A Super Bowl benefit show starring Prince and Erykah Badu was canceled shortly before it was due to begin on Friday, February 4 after financial backing for the concert collapsed. Fans flocked to buy tickets for TheEvent fundraiser, organized by The Goss-Michael Foundation, an arts group founded by British singer George Michael and his longtime partner, Kenny Goss.
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Cameron Diaz and Alex Rodriguez's PDA Caught on Super Bowl Camera

February 07, 2011 04:23:21 GMT

Cameron Diaz and Alex Rodriguez had been frequently photographed at the gym before but this is the first time their romance is caught on camera. The couple attended the Sunday, February 6 game of Super Bowl XLV between Green Bay Packers and Pittsburgh Steelers at Cowboys Stadium and the cameras turned to them just in time to capture a PDA.
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Amanda Holden 'Utterly Devastated' After Losing Baby

February 07, 2011 04:23:19 GMT

British actress and TV host Amanda Holden is "utterly devastated" after losing her baby seven months into her pregnancy. The "Britain's Got Talent" judge announced last month she was expecting her second child, a boy, by husband Chris Hughes.
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Nicole Kidman Hailed at Santa Barbara, Renee Zellweger Honored at German Film Awards

February 07, 2011 04:22:49 GMT

Nicole Kidman was the toast of the Santa Barbara International Film Festival in California on Saturday, February 5 as she was honored with a top prize. The "Moulin Rouge!" star received the coveted Cinema Vanguard Award, which recognizes stars who take artistic risks and make a significant contribution to film, at a special tribute as part of the 10-day event.
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Elvis Presley's Ex Tura Satana Died of Heart Failure

February 07, 2011 04:21:12 GMT

Actress Tura Satana has died of heart failure at the age of 72. The star passed away in Reno, Nevada on Friday night, February 4, her longtime manager, Siouxzan Perry, tells the New York Times.
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'Inception' and 'Social Network' Win WGA Awards

February 07, 2011 04:20:33 GMT

Moviemaker Christopher Nolan and writer Aaron Sorkin were the toast of Hollywood on Saturday, February 5 after claiming the top prizes at the annual Writers Guild of America Awards. Nolan's "Inception" claimed the Original Screenplay honor, while Sorkin's "The Social Network" was named Best Adapted Screenplay.
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Britney Spears Releases Two New Trailers of 'Hold It Against Me' Video

February 07, 2011 04:09:36 GMT

Over the weekend, Britney Spears dropped two more teasers for her upcoming "Hold It Against Me" music video. One sneak peek is a footage version of the still which gives the first look at the clip, and the other shows what appears on the TV screens which surround her in previous teaser.
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FOX's Super Bowl Spots for 'X Factor', 'Fringe' and 'Terra Nova'

February 07, 2011 03:54:34 GMT

FOX as the hosting network to Super Bowl XLV made use of the position to air plenty of its TV program promos during the game's coverage on Sunday, February 6. Among them are "The X Factor (US)", "Fringe" and "Terra Nova".
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'Captain America' and 'Thor' Debut Super Bowl Spot

February 07, 2011 03:31:52 GMT

The highly-anticipated Super Bowl spot for "Captain America: The First Avenger" has been made available for viewing pleasure online. It sees Chris Evans' Steve Rogers who feels "taller" after he is turned into Captain America with a special machine. Captain America's enemy, Hugo Weaving's Red Skull, is additionally featured in a brief.
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Justin Bieber Kicks Out Ozzy Osbourne in Super Bowl Ad

February 07, 2011 03:18:49 GMT

Best Buy ad featuring unlikely couple Justin Bieber and Ozzy Osbourne has been revealed during the live telecast of Super Bowl XLV. Rocking "Tron"-styled ensemble, the Black Sabbath rocker is filming a commercial for a 4G gadget before he is cut off to re-shoot his scene for an upgraded 5G.
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Justin Bieber's Surprise Skits on 'Saturday Night Live'

February 07, 2011 03:06:32 GMT

Justin Bieber indeed popped up on the latest "Saturday Night Live" episode. Assisting Dana Carvey, who is making his return to the variety show, the 16-year-old pop star appeared in a skit called "Church Chat". Later, he spoofed Leighton Meester's film "The Roommate" with Andy Samberg in a digital short.
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Super Bowl Spot for 'Cowboys & Aliens', 'Fast Five' and 'Adjustment Bureau'

February 07, 2011 03:01:34 GMT

Three upcoming releases from Universal Pictures have gotten a new sneak peek each. TV spots for "Cowboys and Aliens", "Fast Five" and "The Adjustment Bureau" have been aired during Super Bowl XLV telecast on Sunday, February 6.
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Vince Neil Goes to Prison First Before Tour

February 07, 2011 02:35:51 GMT

Rocker Vince Neil has a string of Motley Crue dates to look forward to when he's released from prison later this month - including one that will take him to Argentina. The frontman has been ordered to surrender to officials in Las Vegas on February 15 and serve a 15-day sentence on a DUI charge - but he's already making travel plans for when he's a free man.
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'The King's Speech' Resolves Issue With Animal Rights Group

February 07, 2011 02:31:33 GMT

Producers of "The King's Speech" have settled a dispute with animal rights campaigners who threatened to sue over the use of the phrase 'No Animals Harmed' in the film's credits. Bosses at the American Humane Association (AHA), who have a trademark on the phrase, demanded the removal of the end-credits pledge that no animals were harmed during the shoot, as they were not involved in the production.
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Christina Aguilera Booed for Forgetting Lyrics, Lea Michele Applauded at Super Bowl

February 07, 2011 02:31:20 GMT

Christina Aguilera was left embarrassed when she messed up the lyrics of "The Star-Spangled Banner" during the live telecast of Super Bowl XLV. The five-time Grammy winner performed the song on Sunday, February 6 in front of thousands of sport mania at Cowboys Stadium in North Texas.
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Lindsay Lohan Would Be Charged for Stolen Necklace

February 07, 2011 02:18:56 GMT

Lindsay Lohan is to be charged with felony grand theft for allegedly stealing a $2,500 necklace from a Venice, California jewelery store. According to TMZ.com, the Los Angeles County District Attorney is expected to file the case against the actress on Monday, February 7 following an investigation into the missing necklace, which was reportedly turned over to police by one of the star's associates last week.
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Super Bowl Spot for 'Transformers 3' and 'Super 8'

February 07, 2011 02:16:58 GMT

Paramount Pictures have debuted super bowl spot for their upcoming sci-fi films, "Transformers: Dark of the Moon" and "Super 8". Premiered via Michael Bay Dot Com before it was aired on TV, the snippet for the third "Transformers" film shares a huge battle that happens on city's street but still keeps the plot a secret.
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Called 'Faggot', Shia LaBeouf Punched Man in Bar

February 07, 2011 02:14:54 GMT

Movie star Shia LaBeouf was handcuffed by police after a bar fight in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles on Friday, February 4 night. Cops were called to sports bar Mad Bulls Tavern after reports a fight broke out between the "Transformers" star and another patron, according to HollyScoop.com.
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Gary Moore of Thin Lizzy Found Dead at 58

February 07, 2011 02:01:09 GMT

Irish guitar great Gary Moore has died at the age of 58. The former Thin Lizzy star's body was found at the Kempinski Hotel on the Costa del Sol in Spain on Sunday, February 6. Moore was holidaying at the time of his death.