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February 08, 2011

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Janet Jackson Finally Accepts Michael's Death

February 08, 2011 09:49:45 GMT

Janet Jackson has been "pushing and forcing" herself to mourn her brother Michael Jackson's tragic death after holding back her grief for more than a year. The singer admits she suppressed her emotions after the King of Pop passed away in June 2009 so she could remain strong and support the rest of her family.
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Elizabeth Hurley Under Attack for Super Bowl Ad

February 08, 2011 09:46:19 GMT

Elizabeth Hurley has come under attack from TV viewers, who have accused the British actress/model of mocking environmental issues in a new commercial. The "Bedazzled" star appears in a tongue-in-cheek campaign for discount firm Groupon, in which she compares the loss of rainforests to a Brazilian bikini wax.
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Cosmopolitan Defends Racy Shot of Lea Michele

February 08, 2011 09:42:45 GMT

"Glee" star Lea Michele has come under fire for another racy photoshoot - angry parents are fuming after the actress showed off her cleavage on the cover of Cosmopolitan. Just four months after she was criticized for posing provocatively with her "Glee" castmates in a GQ spread, Michele has sparked outrage again after appearing on the March issue of Cosmopolitan wearing a dress with a plunging neckline.
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Amanda Holden to Return to TV After Losing Baby

February 08, 2011 09:39:13 GMT

Actress and TV personality Amanda Holden is expected to make a return to U.K. show "Britain's Got Talent" after losing her unborn baby. Holden was seven months into her pregnancy with her second child, a boy, when it stopped moving last week and was later stillborn.
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Rihanna Is Upset With Title Change of 'S&M'

February 08, 2011 09:37:00 GMT

Due to its racy lyrics and title, Rihanna's latest single "S&M" was axed from the playlist of BBC Radio 1. But the song, which music video is banned in 11 countries, has now been played on the U.K. radio, only they censor the title and change it into "Come On".
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Release of Mel Gibson's 'The Beaver' Postponed, Again

February 08, 2011 09:35:52 GMT

The release of Mel Gibson's new film "The Beaver" has been postponed by six weeks. The drama was previously scheduled to open in a limited number of theaters on March 23, with a subsequent wider release on April 8.
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Mark Zuckerberg Gets Restraining Order Against Stalker

February 08, 2011 09:29:16 GMT

Facebook.com founder Mark Zuckerberg has obtained a restraining order against a man who reportedly used the social networking site to threaten his safety. Zuckerberg, who is portrayed by Jesse Eisenberg in the Academy Award-nominated movie "The Social Network", has asked a judge to ban Pradeep Manukonda from going anywhere near him after the 31 year old bombarded him with messages via Facebook.
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Paul Haggis Blasted for Criticizing His Former Belief Scientology

February 08, 2011 09:26:29 GMT

"Crash" director and former Scientologist Paul Haggis has sparked outrage among the church's leaders after revealing the inner workings of the religion to a magazine. The screenwriter was a member of the Church of Scientology, which counts actors John Travolta and Tom Cruise as followers, for more than 30 years before quitting over its support for Proposition 8, the bill which outlawed same-sex marriage.
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'Bachelor' Axes Two, Taking the Rest to Anguilla Next Week

February 08, 2011 09:12:06 GMT

This week, "The Bachelor" ends up with the elimination of not three but two women only. The bachelorette number is now down to six after Brad Womack sent home Jackie and Alli. The former was in a group date with Michelle, Emily, Ashley, Shawntel and Britt while the latter got her one-on-one but did not receive an instant rose.
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Panic At the Disco Debut 'Ballad of Mona Lisa' Music Video

February 08, 2011 09:04:57 GMT

Panic At the Disco's music video filmed to support their new single "The Ballad of Mona Lisa" has just arrived in full. Brendon Urie appears as a ghost, leading a young girl to warn people in the room about who's the evil one.
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Richard Gere Brought In to Replace Al Pacino in 'Arbitrage'

February 08, 2011 08:49:51 GMT

With Al Pacino no longer attached, the producers of "Arbitrage" frantically searched for a replacement. The hunt is almost over with Richard Gere's name revealed to be on top of the list. Deadline said Gere is "near a deal" to star in the drama which also has Susan Sarandon and Eva Green.
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'Bombshell' Rose McGowan Joins 'Law & Order: SVU'

February 08, 2011 08:32:46 GMT

NBC has announced the appearance of Rose McGowan in one of "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" upcoming episodes. McGowan, who formerly played Paige on "Charmed", has landed a guest starring role for the upcoming spring episode of the TV series.
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Christina Aguilera Scores Grammy Performance Post Super Bowl

February 08, 2011 08:20:53 GMT

Rumor has it, Christina Aguilera has been booked as the opening act of the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards on February 13. If the rumor is true, it might be her chance to redeem herself after flubbing "The Star-Spangled Banner" at the Super Bowl XLV.
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Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent Win Big at Bluegrass Music Awards

February 08, 2011 07:39:35 GMT

Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent were the big winners at Sunday's February 6 Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America Awards in Nashville, Tennessee, picking up seven prizes in total.
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Vinnie Jones to Bring Comic Book 'Doc Noble' to the Big Screen

February 08, 2011 07:35:18 GMT

Soccer star-turned-movie hardman Vinnie Jones is working on a movie adaptation of comic book series "Doc Noble", in which he'll play the vigilante dad. Jones is revamping the comic book character with screenwriter Howard Chaykin, and he hopes the role will turn him into the next Charles Bronson.
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Ten Fascinating Facts About Birthday Actor Nick Nolte

February 08, 2011 07:32:45 GMT

Happy Birthday to Nick Nolte - the Hollywood actor turns 70 today, February 8. The two-time Oscar nominee rose to fame with a role in the hit 1970s miniseries "Rich Man, Poor Man", while his 1980s buddy cop movie 48 Hrs. launched the big-screen career of his co-star Eddie Murphy.
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'The Young and the Restless' Star Caught DUI

February 08, 2011 07:31:00 GMT

American soap star Kristoff St. John spent Sunday, February 6 behind bars after he was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI). "The Young and the Restless" actor's car was pulled over by Los Angeles police at around 1.30am on Sunday and questioned over allegations of speeding.
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Jenny McCarthy Breaks Up With Paul Krepelka

February 08, 2011 07:26:49 GMT

Jenny McCarthy is single again after splitting from her sports agent boyfriend. The actress/model went public with her romance with Paul Krepelka on New Year's Eve when she was caught kissing him at the stroke of midnight during a New York telecast, which she co-hosted.
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Andrew Garfield Wins Best Actor, Beating Colin Firth

February 08, 2011 07:24:18 GMT

Hollywood newcomer Andrew Garfield upset Oscars favorite Colin Firth to scoop a Best Actor prize at the Evening Standard Film Awards in London on Monday, February 7. The 27 year old was recognized for his roles in "Never Let Me Go" and "The Social Network", putting an end to Firth's monopoly of the awards season for his turn as King George VI in "The King's Speech".
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Michael Moore Suing Weinstein Bros for 'Fahrenheit 9/11' Royalty

February 08, 2011 07:24:11 GMT

Filmmaker Michael Moore is taking movie moguls Harvey and Bob Weinstein to court over allegations the brothers cheated him out of profits from his hit documentary "Fahrenheit 9/11". The 2004 picture was released by Moore's Westside Productions via a deal with the Weinsteins' The Fellowship Adventure Group. It became the highest-grossing documentary of all time with worldwide profits of $222 million.
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Gwyneth Paltrow's Return to 'Glee' Filled With Sex Ed

February 08, 2011 07:09:45 GMT

Gwyneth Paltrow has been one of the most notable guests of "Glee" and her return to the popular FOX show is going to be memorable as well. TV Guide heard from the cast that Paltrow's Holly Holliday is set to teach the kids in sex education.
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New Khloe and Kim Kardashian Steamy Ads: Unisex and Skechers

February 08, 2011 07:06:58 GMT

Khloe Kardashian and her socialite sister Kim Kardashian are featured in new ads, separately. The former gets steamy with her husband Lamar Odom in a new commercial ad of their unisex fragrance, Unbreakable. "There is something sexy about a couple sharing a scent. Soft yet powerful. Strong but sensual," she said.
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Cobie Smulders Joins 'The Avengers' as S.H.I.E.L.D's Director

February 08, 2011 06:36:45 GMT

From "How I Met Your Mother", Cobie Smulders jumps into "The Avengers" universe. It has been reported that talks are undergoing to bring the actress to play Maria Hill, the director of the planetary defense/intelligence service S.H.I.E.L.D.
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Lady GaGa Moves Premiere Date of Single 'Born This Way' to This Friday

February 08, 2011 06:34:25 GMT

Lady GaGa is no longer set to debut her highly-anticipated single "Born This Way" on February 13 as she has moved it forward a few days earlier. Now, the outlandish singer is scheduled to reveal the brand new song on February 11. "Can't wait any longer, single coming Friday," so she wrote on Twitter.
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Gisele Bundchen Clarified Statement About Sunblock Is 'Poison'

February 08, 2011 06:09:49 GMT

Gisele Bundchen's representative has fired back at reports suggesting the model shuns the use of sunblock, insisting her client was "misquoted" when she allegedly branded protective lotions "poison". The Brazilian beauty is said to have made the controversial comments during the launch of her organic skincare collection, Sejaa, in Sao Paulo on Friday, February 4.
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Super Bowl XLV Sets Rating Record, 'Glee' Fails to Follow

February 08, 2011 06:02:31 GMT

The Sunday, February 6 broadcast of Super Bowl XLV was the most-watched program in U.S. television history. Nielsen counted that 111 million viewers tuned in to the game between Green Bay Packers and Pittsburgh Steelers. Its following program "Glee" unfortunately did not score as well as expected.
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Kelsey Grammer Granted a Divorce to Marry Kayte Walsh

February 08, 2011 05:09:24 GMT

Kelsey Grammer is one step closer to walking down the aisle with fiancee Kayte Walsh after striking a divorce deal with his estranged wife Camille Donatacci. The former "Frasier" star has been pushing for a judge to grant him a quickie divorce so he can legally marry the Brit later this month, but proceedings have been delayed amid reports Camille is holding out for a bigger financial settlement
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Blake Lively Wanted as the New Carrie Bradshaw

February 08, 2011 04:55:16 GMT

Recently voted as the Most Desirable Woman of 2011 through a poll, Blake Lively continues to shine in her movie career by being touted for the role of Carrie Bradshaw. The character has been made famous by Sarah Jessica Parker in "Sex and the City" series as well as its two movie installments.
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Britney Spears Reveals Teaser No. 4 for 'Hold It Against Me' Video

February 08, 2011 04:54:26 GMT

Britney Spears continues giving away sneak peek to her forthcoming "Hold It Against Me" music video. This new teaser is short like the previously-released snippets, but gives fresh footage of the clip. Wearing shorts and knee-length boots, the "Womanizer" singer is surrounded by shirtless hunks to break into a dance number.
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'Pretty Little Liars' 1.17 Preview: The New Normal

February 08, 2011 04:40:38 GMT

"Pretty Little Liars" have gone through so much in the past few months that the torments from "A" seem like "The New Normal". What happens to one liar when parent-teacher conferences come around and her father sits face to face with the love of her life? What about when another one reaches out to a tarnished innocent, when no one else will?
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Simon Cowell Spent $2.85 Million for Super Bowl Ad of 'X Factor'

February 08, 2011 04:34:33 GMT

Simon Cowell spent a massive $2.85 million to promote the U.S. launch of his show "The X Factor" with a TV commercial during the Super Bowl - but he starred in it solo because his judging panel is not finalized. The music mogul was seen being digitally re-assembled from shattered fragments during the 30-second advertisement on Sunday, February 6, before facing the camera in front of the words: "He's back."
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Jessica Szohr Denies Dating Green Bay Packers Star Aaron Rodgers

February 08, 2011 04:30:37 GMT

Actress Jessica Szohr's representative has dismissed reports the "Gossip Girl" star is dating American footballer Aaron Rodgers. The brunette beauty parted ways from boyfriend Ed Westwick, her co-star on the series, last year and has remained single since the split.
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'Phantom of the Opera' Sequel Leads Laurence Olivier Awards Nominations

February 08, 2011 04:26:00 GMT

Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber's latest production "Love Never Dies" is in line to be one of the big winners at the Laurence Olivier Awards in Britain next month after picking up seven nominations. The theater impresario's "Phantom of the Opera" sequel has received nods in the Best New Musical category, as well as musical acting nominations for the show's stars Ramin Karimloo, Sierra Boggess and Summer Strallen, despite mixed reviews from critics.
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First Trailer of Sundance's Pick 'The Music Never Stopped'

February 08, 2011 04:18:07 GMT

"The Music Never Stopped" is one of the indie films that got picked up during recent Sundance Film Festival. Roadside Attractions is now set to release it on limited theaters this March 18, dropping its first trailer via Apple on Monday, February 7.
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Joan Rivers Mocks Christina Aguilera, While Fergie Defends Her

February 08, 2011 03:56:37 GMT

Christina Aguilera messed up lyrics of the National Anthem in front of thousands of people at Super Bowl over the weekend. The Grammy-winning singer has since apologized for the error, but what do fellow celebrities think about the much-criticized performance?
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N-Dubz Star Angry After Snubbed by BRITs

February 08, 2011 03:47:42 GMT

N-Dubz star Fazer is fuming the rap trio has been snubbed by BRIT Award organizers again, insisting the band is "underrated" in its native U.K. The "Playing With Fire" hitmakers are a huge hit with fans but fail to impress industry experts. They only received one nod at last year's event for their collaboration with Tinchy Stryder, and didn't garner any nominations for the upcoming 2011 ceremony later this month.
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Jessica Simpson Denies Involvement to 'X Factor (US)'

February 08, 2011 03:44:36 GMT

Jessica Simpson has shot down reports she's accepted a judging role on the upcoming U.S. version of Simon Cowell's "The X Factor". The music mogul's hit British singing competition is set to debut in America later this year and rumors are rife about who will sit on the expert panel.
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Antony Costa of Blue Is Sorry for Urinating ATM

February 08, 2011 03:40:24 GMT

Blue star Antony Costa has apologized after he was photographed urinating in a London street last week. The boyband singer was snapped relieving himself against a cashpoint in the U.K. capital during a night out and the photos were published in a tabloid newspaper over the weekend.
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Elton John Defends Himself for Having Child at 63

February 08, 2011 03:35:33 GMT

Sir Elton John anticipated criticism over his decision to welcome a baby at the age of 63 - because even he momentarily thought he was too old to become a father. The "Rocket Man" and his partner David Furnish, 48, welcomed little Zachary via a surrogate mother at Christmas.
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Barry Manilow Cancels Australian Tour Due to Weather

February 08, 2011 03:32:08 GMT

Veteran singer Barry Manilow has postponed his planned tour of Australia in April due to the extreme weather conditions hitting the country.The state of Queensland, on Australia's East Coast, was battered by raging floods in January, leaving thousands homeless, and the same area was hit by Cyclone Yasi last week.
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Tributes Pour In for Thin Lizzy's Former Guitarist Gary Moore

February 08, 2011 03:26:52 GMT

Tributes have poured in for guitar legend Gary Moore, who died on Sunday, February 6 while on holiday in Spain. The former Thin Lizzy star, 58, passed away in a room at the Kempinski Hotel on the Costa del Sol where he was staying with his unnamed girlfriend.
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Man of the Year Jay Leno Roasted at Harvard

February 08, 2011 03:22:17 GMT

U.S. TV titan Jay Leno had to work hard for his Man of the Year honor from Harvard University - he was ridiculed by students dressed as Joan Rivers, David Letterman, Ellen DeGeneres and Oprah Winfrey.
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Keira Knightley Spotted Arm in Arm With New Man

February 08, 2011 03:17:52 GMT

Keira Knightley has sparked rumors she's found romance again after she was pictured arm-in-arm with a mystery man just weeks after her split from Rupert Friend. The actress' five-year relationship with her "Pride & Prejudice" co-star came to an end by mutual agreement shortly before Christmas.
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Video Premiere: Justin Bieber's 'Never Say Never' From His 3D Movie

February 08, 2011 03:02:06 GMT

An alternate version of Justin Bieber's "Never Say Never" music video has been debuted. Filled with montage from his upcoming 3D movie of the same name, the clip features the Canadian singer on stage, backstage and during the break of his hectic schedule. His younger years are included in brief footage as well.
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Hilary Swank Forced to Wear Unusual T-shirt After Losing Luggage

February 08, 2011 03:01:46 GMT

Actress Hilary Swank was forced to attend a Super Bowl fundraising event in a T-shirt she picked up at a Texas airport after losing her luggage in transit. The "Million Dollar Baby" star flew into Dallas on Saturday, February 5 ahead of a hosting gig for the Big Game Big Give bash held that night at restaurateur Phil Romano's residence in the city.
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Julianne Moore Honored for Philanthropy Work

February 08, 2011 02:40:53 GMT

Actress Julianne Moore was honored for her philanthropy work at a star-studded ceremony in New York on Saturday, January 5 night. "The Kids Are All Right" star serves as ambassador for Save the Children programs in the U.S., and is involved with the TS Alliance to raise awareness of tuberous sclerosis.
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Eric Mabius: ABC Neglected 'Ugly Betty'

February 08, 2011 02:38:06 GMT

Actor Eric Mabius has lashed out at U.S. TV executives over the cancellation of "Ugly Betty" last year, accusing them of neglecting the cast. Bosses at ABC stunned the stars and fans of the show in January last year by announcing the programme's fourth season would be its last.
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Miley Cyrus Kissed by Joshua Bowman in the Park

February 08, 2011 02:33:03 GMT

Miley Cyrus and Joshua Bowman fuel rumor that they are dating. The two actors, who play together in new movie "So Undercover", are snapped getting cozy during a day out at Griffith Park in Los Angeles on Sunday afternoon, February 6.
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Jason Lee Pays $25,000 for Dennis Hopper's Pic to Be Returned

February 08, 2011 02:31:33 GMT

Actor Jason Lee is offering a $25,000 reward for a photograph he took of Dennis Hopper which was stolen from a Los Angeles exhibition on Saturday, February 5. The "My Name Is Earl" star snapped the "Easy Rider" legend during a meeting and the black and white Polaroid has been on display as part of the THIS Los Angeles collection.