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March 03, 2011

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'Arthur' Falls in Love in New Trailer

March 03, 2011 09:51:18 GMT

Warner Bros. Pictures has unleashed a new trailer for "Arthur" which serves as a remake to 1981 film of the same title. Debuted by Apple, the fresh trailer has more scenes featuring Greta Gerwig's Naomi, the woman who catches the heart of irresponsible charmer Arthur Bach played by Russell Brand.
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Esperanza Spalding Recalled Justin Bieber's Fans Grammy Backlash

March 03, 2011 09:50:37 GMT

Jazz star Esperanza Spalding escaped the backlash from overzealous Justin Bieber fans after she beat the teen to the Best New Artist Grammy Award - because the newcomer jetted off to Japan straight after her big win. The little-known singer and bassist was a surprise winner at last month's ceremony, triumphing over more mainstream acts like Bieber and rapper Drake.
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Dr. Luke Hits Back at Bellamy Bros' Claim Over Britney Spears' Song

March 03, 2011 09:41:00 GMT

The songwriter behind Britney Spears' latest hit "Hold It Against Me" has taken 1970s country rockers The Bellamy Brothers to task over suggestions he stole the idea for the tune from their 1979 song "If I Said You Had a Beautiful Body Would You Hold It Against Me".
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Justin Bieber and Ozzy Osbourne's Space Suits Raked in $8,350

March 03, 2011 09:30:49 GMT

Justin Bieber and Ozzy Osbourne have helped raise more than $8,000 for the rocker's wife Sharon Osbourne's cancer charity. The space suits worn by the pair in a hilarious Super Bowl ad were put up for sale and when the online auction came to a close on Tuesday, they'd netted a total of $8,350.
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Mick Jagger Is Working on a Secret Solo Album With Dave Stewart

March 03, 2011 09:30:03 GMT

Mick Jagger is recording a secret solo album in Los Angeles with Dave Stewart, according to the rocker's brother. Chris Jagger let the scoop slip during an interview on a Portuguese TV show, which aired on Tuesday, March 1.
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Bryce Dallas Howard to Make Directorial Debut With 'The Originals'

March 03, 2011 09:24:20 GMT

Actress Bryce Dallas Howard is following in her moviemaker father Ron's footsteps after signing up to direct her first feature. The "Twilight" star will direct her own screenplay "The Originals", according to Showbiz 411's Roger Friedman.
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Sean Penn and Scarlett Johansson Spotted Together on Mexico Getaway

March 03, 2011 09:22:52 GMT

Sean Penn and Scarlett Johansson appear not to be concerned about what the media makes of their time together after taking off on a day-long vacation to Mexico. The couple's publicists have denied reports of a romance, but the story refuses to die because they keep being spotted together.
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Steven Spielberg May Make Film About WikiLeaks Founder

March 03, 2011 09:22:22 GMT

Steven Spielberg is reportedly working on a movie about the WikiLeaks scandal after buying the rights to a book detailing the inside workings of the whistle-blowing website and its director Julian Assange. The movie mogul's DreamWorks company has paid for the rights to new book "WikiLeaks: Inside Julian Assange's War on Secrecy", according to Britain's The Guardian. The tome was published by Guardian Books in February.
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Angelina Jolie Asks Protection for Libyan Refugees

March 03, 2011 09:22:03 GMT

Angelina Jolie has urged officials around the world to "protect" Libyans as they attempt to flee the nation under the reign of controversial leader Muammar Gaddafi. Colonel Gaddafi has vowed to "fight to the death" amid the uprising sweeping the African nation, insisting he's willing to "die as a martyr" rather than relinquish power.
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Stuart Cable's 10-Year-Old Son to Inherit $800,000

March 03, 2011 09:18:22 GMT

The young son of late rocker Stuart Cable is set to inherit more than $800,000 following the star's death last year. The former Stereophonics drummer was found dead at his home in Wales by his girlfriend Rachel Jones in June and a coroner ruled he choked on his own vomit following a booze binge.
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Taylor Swift, Keith Urban & Miranda Lambert to Sing at ACM Awards

March 03, 2011 09:16:22 GMT

The first batch of musical guests at the upcoming Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards has just been announced. Taylor Swift, Keith Urban and Miranda Lambert are confirmed to take the stage of MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on April 3.
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The Judds Awarded 2011 Career Achievement Award

March 03, 2011 09:14:31 GMT

Mother-and-daughter country duo The Judds have been awarded the Country Radio Broadcasters 2011 Career Achievement Award in Nashville, Tennessee. The pair took to the stage at the event on March 1 to accept their prize and honor the radio presenters who have helped them throughout their career.
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Roseanne Barr Alleges Neighbors for Killing Goats

March 03, 2011 09:09:37 GMT

Roseanne Barr has filed for a restraining order against her neighbors in Hawaii, accusing them of murdering her goats. The comedienne claims Roree Oehlman and her husband Richard have harassed and threatened her ever since she took over her macadamia nut farm.
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Dr. Conrad Murray's Trial Postponed to May

March 03, 2011 09:06:31 GMT

The trial of Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray has been postponed until May despite pleas from his lawyers for it to begin later this month. Earlier this week, prosecutors called for the scheduled date of the upcoming involuntary manslaughter trial to be pushed back.
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Jessica Alba Read to Third Graders to Fight Illiteracy

March 03, 2011 09:02:33 GMT

Pregnant actress Jessica Alba gave up her time on Wednesday, March 2 to volunteer at a children's reading project in Washington, D.C. The star, who is expecting her second baby later this year, took her two-year-old daughter Honor along to the Read Across America initiative at the Library of Congress.
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'Blade Runner' Prequel and Sequel to Come to Big Screen

March 03, 2011 08:53:44 GMT

Alcon Entertainment is eying "Blade Runner" franchise more than thirty years after the film, directed by Ridley Scott, was released. The production company has announced that they are in final negotiations to secure film, television and ancillary franchise rights to produce prequels and sequels to the 1982 sci-fi movie.
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Video Premiere: Lil Wayne's '6 Foot 7 Foot' Ft. Cory Gunz

March 03, 2011 08:42:58 GMT

Originally set to premiere last month, Lil Wayne's music video for his new single "6 Foot 7 Foot" has finally arrived on March 3 very early in the morning. It's directed by Hype Williams and features cameos from Cory Gunz, his father Peter Gunz and the other Young Money crew.
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Serena Williams: I'm Doing Better After Treatment

March 03, 2011 08:29:47 GMT

Tennis ace Serena Williams has assured her fans she's recovering well following emergency treatment to treat a blood clot in her lungs. The sports star sought treatment at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles on Monday, February 28 for a haematoma, a pooling of blood caused by a haemorrhage.
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Jessica Simpson on the Lead as 'X Factor (US)' Judge

March 03, 2011 08:26:13 GMT

The teasers have run since November last year, but Simon Cowell is yet to announce the celebrities who will join him in the judging panel of "The X Factor (US)". People magazine has now tossed in one more name into the bowl, saying Jessica Simpson is the "frontrunner".
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Christina Aguilera to Join 'The Voice' Experts

March 03, 2011 08:19:03 GMT

Christina Aguilera has joined the experts who will mentor wannabe singers on new U.S. TV talent show "The Voice".
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Rep: Beyonce Has Donated Gaddafi Funds to Charity Last Year

March 03, 2011 08:09:30 GMT

A publicist for Beyonce Knowles has silenced critics attacking the R&B superstar for accepting $1 million from Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi for a private concert by revealing the singer has already donated the funds to charity. The "Crazy In Love" hitmaker was one of the headliners at a 2009 New Year's Eve party hosted by the dictator's son, Muatassim Gaddafi, on the Caribbean island of St. Barts.
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Topher Grace Launches F-Word Rant to Old Man in Funny or Die Video

March 03, 2011 08:01:54 GMT

Just in time for the release of their new film "Take Me Home Tonight", Topher Grace and Dan Fogler appear in a new Funny or Die video. They play in fake movie "Crocodile Tears" and the helmer has been warned by one of the crew members that both actors do not like disturbances.
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Justin Bieber's Hair Finally Sold at $40,668

March 03, 2011 07:47:40 GMT

A lock of Justin Bieber's hair has sold at auction for a staggering $40,668.The pop superstar handed his hair to TV personality Ellen DeGeneres during an appearance on her show last month - days after famously changing his look - and told her to sell it for a charity of her choice. He stated, "I'm giving pieces of it (hair) to different people. We're doing something special. We want you to donate it to whatever charity you want." DeGeneres decided to sell it to raise funds for California animal rescue center The Gentle Barn, and placed the hair on eBay.com, where it quickly became a hot item.
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Kim Kardashian Debuts 'Jam (Turn It Up)' & Scantily-Clad Bod for Music Video

March 03, 2011 07:46:55 GMT

Kim Kardashian visited Ryan Seacrest's radio show on Wednesday morning, March 2 to debut her first-ever single "Jam (Turn It Up)". "I can't believe it's finally released! This was definitely something that was out of my comfort zone," she said.
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Tim Allen and Tom Hanks Will Be Reunited for 'Jungle Cruise'

March 03, 2011 07:24:31 GMT

"Toy Story" stars Tim Allen and Tom Hanks are to leave their animated toy characters behind and team up on a "Jungle Cruise". The actors, who voiced Buzz Lightyear and Woody in the "Toy Story" trilogy, have signed on to star in the latest movie adaptation of a Disney theme park ride.
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Recap: Top 12 Women of 'American Idol' Perform

March 03, 2011 07:08:05 GMT

The Top 12 women of "American Idol" season 10 charmed the judges with the first performance before audience. The March 2 episode started out rough with Ta-Tynisa Wilson singing Rihanna's "Only Girl (In the World)". Randy Jackson said it was not good and showed no uniqueness but Jennifer Lopez appreciated her stage presence.
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Charlie Sheen NOT Wanted for Cameo in 'Hangover Part II'

March 03, 2011 07:07:42 GMT

There won't be Charlie Sheen cameo in "The Hangover Part II". Denying swirling rumor that he was trying to lure the "Two and a Half Men" star to make brief appearance in the upcoming comedy, the movie's helmer Todd Phillips tells Collider the story is "100% untrue."
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Official Snippet of Selena Gomez's 'Who Says' Music Video

March 03, 2011 07:04:31 GMT

In the middle of news frenzy about her series of dates with Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez dropped an official teaser of her new single and music video. The Disney songstress gives only a brief glimpse to the clip - she seems to follow the "super-short snippet" trend set by Britney Spears.
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'Cars 2' Director: Paul Newman and Doc Will Be Honored

March 03, 2011 06:40:43 GMT

The "Cars 2" sequel will feature a touching tribute to late movie icon Paul Newman, who voiced the role of Doc Hudson in the 2006 original. Newman's car character will not appear in the new movie, but Newman and Doc will be honored, according to director John Lasseter.
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Rihanna Poses Naked for Nivea's 'Skincare for Life' Campaign

March 03, 2011 06:27:20 GMT

Rihanna might have said no when offered to strip for Playboy, but the Bajan songstress is willing to bare all for Nivea. She has signed a deal to be the brand's new spokesmodel, and done a photoshoot for its "100 Years Skincare for Life" campaign. In a sneak peek picture, she is seen posing naked, crossing her arms on her chest and smiling radiantly to the camera with a beautiful fresh face.
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Titles for Two 'The Hobbit' Films Allegedly Unveiled

March 03, 2011 06:24:06 GMT

It seems that two "The Hobbit" films will not be simply identified with "Part I" and "Part II" or other kinds of number. TheOneRing.net has learned that New Line Cinema recently registered two film titles, which are "The Hobbit: There and Back Again" and "The Hobbit: An/The Unexpected Journey".
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Aretha Franklin Lost 85 Pounds After Taking Strict Diet

March 03, 2011 06:17:14 GMT

Legendary singer Aretha Franklin was so disgusted with her weight gain she took on a strict diet in 2010 and lost 85 pounds (38.5 kilograms). The "Respect" hitmaker showed off a noticeably slimmer figure when she appeared via video link at last month's Grammy Awards, two months after undergoing surgery to fix a mystery health problem.
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John Galliano Facing Trial Over Anti-Semitic Remarks

March 03, 2011 06:06:46 GMT

Disgraced fashion designer John Galliano is to face a trial on charges of making anti-Semitic remarks after he was caught on tape talking about his "love" for infamous Adolf Hitler. Galliano was sacked as head designer at Christian Dior on Tuesday, March 1, following a police probe over allegations he abused two strangers in Paris, France, and was filmed praising Nazi tyrant Hitler. Now, French prosecutors have confirmed they plan to put Galliano on trial for making anti-Semitic remarks.
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Adele Scores First No. 1 Album on Hot 200 as Bieber Lands 2 Albums at Top Five

March 03, 2011 05:10:40 GMT

Adele debuts atop Billboard Hot 200 with her second studio album "21", marking her first chart topper in the U.S. albums chart. The Brit climbed to No. 10 on the weekly rundown with her first effort "19" back in 2009 after her Grammy wins. Now, she soars to the top spot with 352,000 copies.
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Russel Simmons Will Accept Gay Honor at GLAAD Awards

March 03, 2011 04:56:44 GMT

Hip-hop mogul Russel Simmons is to be honored at the 22nd annual Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) Awards. The Def Jam Records co-founder will receive the Excellence in Media Award at the ceremony in recognition of his work promoting gay rights.
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Miley Cyrus' 'SNL' Promo With Kenan Thompson

March 03, 2011 04:46:17 GMT

Miley Cyrus hung out with Kenan Thompson in a recording studio to promote her hosting gig on "Saturday Night Live" this weekend, March 5. The guest-host played around with the recording panel, admitted that the gig is "pretty cool", made an impressive helicopter sound and messed around with Kenan's head.
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Possible Details of 'The Dark Knight Rises' Leaked

March 03, 2011 04:45:00 GMT

While Warner Bros. Pictures still keeps plotline for "The Dark Knight Rises" under wraps, a "source near the Batcamp" has possibly spilled the beans on details from the upcoming film. Following Anne Hathaway's confirmation that she indeed will be seen as Catwoman, the spoilery information allegedly reveals whom she and Batman will fight.
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Robert Pattinson Confesses of Being Charlie Sheen's Fan

March 03, 2011 04:23:32 GMT

Robert Pattinson has revealed he's a big fan of troubled star Charlie Sheen - and rarely misses his sitcom "Two and a Half Men". As the TV star battles to keep the show on the air after a feud with creator/writer Chuck Lorre prompted producers to scrap the remainder of the eighth season, he has been given a big boost by the "Twilight" actor.
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Britney Spears Drops 'Criminal' Snippet and 'Till the World Ends' Cover Art

March 03, 2011 04:23:07 GMT

Britney Spears has released another short teaser for one of her new "Femme Fatale" songs. It's a brief listen to a Max Martin and Shellback production called "Criminal". She makes a confession on the track, "Mama I'm in love with a criminal. And this type of love isn't rational, it's physical."
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Boxing Ace Ricky Hatton to Be Dad Again

March 03, 2011 04:09:53 GMT

British boxing champion Ricky Hatton is set to be a dad again, just months after completing a stint in rehab. The sports star hit headlines in September 2010 when photographs of him allegedly snorting cocaine in a hotel room were published in a U.K. Tabloid.
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Jennifer Lawrence, Hailee Steinfeld, Abigail Breslin Up for 'The Hunger Games'

March 03, 2011 04:07:35 GMT

Three Oscar-nominated stars, Jennifer Lawrence, Hailee Steinfeld and Abigail Breslin, are reportedly circling Lionsgate's "The Hunger Games". Variety reports the three actresses are being considered for "the hottest female role available at the moment" which is the lead role Katniss in the post-apocalyptic thriller to be directed by Gary Ross.
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Olivia Wilde Moves to Ryan Gosling After Marriage Split

March 03, 2011 04:04:47 GMT

Actress Olivia Wilde has moved on from her marriage split - she has reportedly found love with Ryan Gosling. A spokesperson confirmed last month that the "Tron Legacy" star had separated from guitarist and Italian prince Tao Ruspoli, who she married in 2003 when she was just 19.
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'DWTS' Season 12 Pairings Revealed, Celebrities Start Tweeting

March 03, 2011 04:01:47 GMT

ABC has announced the official pairings of "Dancing with the Stars" season 12 which actually have been leaked a day prior. Indeed, Kirstie Alley is paired with fellow fireball Maksim Chmerkovskiy while favored winner Kendra Wilkinson is partnered with Louis van Amstel.
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Liam Gallagher Slams Radiohead for Writing About a F**king Tree

March 03, 2011 03:45:33 GMT

Rock wildman Liam Gallagher has aimed a foul-mouthed rant at Radiohead, accusing the band of writing about "a thousand year old tree" on their new album. The "Creep" hitmakers surprised fans last month with the sudden release of their eighth record, "The King of Limbs", which is named after a famous ancient oak in England's Savernake Forest.
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Amanda Seyfried Says No to Long Distance Relationship

March 03, 2011 03:40:36 GMT

Actress Amanda Seyfried has ruled out another transatlantic romance after struggling to mend her broken heart following her split from Dominic Cooper. Seyfried ended her relationship with the British star last year, two years after they met and fell in love on the set of the 2008 movie musical "Mamma Mia!"
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Lady GaGa's 'Government Hooker' Makes Its Debut at Mugler Fashion Show

March 03, 2011 03:38:11 GMT

Lady GaGa once again became a musical director for Thierry Mugler's fashion show in Paris, generously playing more-than-two-minute audio stream of her new song "Government Hooker". She got double duties, serving also a runway model, and made her debut as a catwalk model in the fashion house's women-wear collection finest.
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Lawyer: Matthew Newton Has a Psychiatric Illness

March 03, 2011 03:32:35 GMT

Australian star Matthew Newton is mentally ill and has been living in "utter fear" for his life since leaving a clinic, according to his lawyer. The actor appeared before a judge on Wednesday, March 2, following his arrest last month for allegedly breaching an apprehended violence order (AVO) by trying to contact his ex-girlfriend, actress Rachael Taylor.
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Eva Longoria Denounces Budget Cuts for Intellectual Disabilities

March 03, 2011 03:29:50 GMT

"Desperate Housewives" star Eva Longoria showed her support for her native Texas by speaking out against planned budget cuts at a rally on Tuesday, March 1. The actress addressed a crowd of more than 1,000 in San Antonio to denounce proposed cuts to services for people with intellectual developmental disabilities (IDD).
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Meryl Streep Among Those Taking Highest Art Honor From Obama

March 03, 2011 03:25:38 GMT

Hollywood star Meryl Streep and singer-songwriter James Taylor have been selected to receive the U.S. government's highest arts honor by President Barack Obama. "Sophie's Choice" star Streep and Grammy winner Taylor will be joined by famed music producer Quincy Jones and "To Kill a Mockingbird" novelist Harper Lee as recipients of the White House's National Humanities Medal and National Medal of Arts.
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Movie Bosses Pay $500,000 to Free Daniel Radcliffe for Final 'Harry Potter' Promos

March 03, 2011 03:22:48 GMT

Bosses at Warner Bros. have reportedly paid out half a million dollars to ensure Daniel Radcliffe is free to promote the final "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II" movie later this year. The second installment of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" is due to open in London in July, but the film's star Radcliffe is signed up to appear in this year's revival of Broadway play "How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying".
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Johnny Depp Debuts New Clean-Shaven Face

March 03, 2011 03:14:22 GMT

Johnny Depp has traded in his shaggy face which he sported for ages with clean-shaven look outside his filming duty. The actor showed off his new smoother face on Wednesday, March 2 when touching down Narita International Airport in Tokyo, Japan where he is scheduled to promote his film starring Angelina Jolie, "The Tourist".
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Former Lawyers Slap Prince With $700,000 Lawsuit

March 03, 2011 03:12:39 GMT

Singer Prince has been hit with a $700,000 lawsuit over allegedly unpaid legal fees. Attorneys at Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler filed suit against the "Purple Rain" hitmaker at Manhattan's Supreme Court on Tuesday, March 1, accusing him of failing to pay for their handling of cases in Ireland, California and New York.
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Amy Winehouse's Ex-Husband Jailed for Possessing Gun

March 03, 2011 03:06:06 GMT

Amy Winehouse's ex-husband Blake Fielder-Civil has been arrested on suspicion of burglary and possessing a firearm. The 32 year old was held by officers in Leeds, England on Tuesday, March 1 afternoon after cops stopped a vehicle and allegedly discovered stolen items and a weapon.
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Michael Lohan Checks Into 'Dr. Drew', Lindsay Unhappy

March 03, 2011 02:52:29 GMT

Michael Lohan is officially one of Dr. Drew's clients on "Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew". The line-up for this season has been announced and the father of actress Lindsay Lohan perhaps is the most exciting celebrity to watch. He checks in for anger management.
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Charlie Sheen Gives Twin Kids to Cop After Losing Custody

March 03, 2011 02:39:42 GMT

Charlie Sheen lost custody of his two sons on Tuesday, March 1 - just hours after his estranged wife Brooke Mueller won a restraining order against the troubled actor. Sheen was forced to temporarily surrender his 23-month-old twins, Bob and Max, to police who visited his Beverly Hills mansion, reports People.com.
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New 'X-Men: First Class' Image Unveils Hellfire Club's Base

March 03, 2011 02:37:08 GMT

Another picture from "X-Men: First Class" has made its way out online, giving the first look at the Hellfire Club's base. It features leader of the decadent mutant bastards Sebastian Shaw and his right-hand woman Emma Frost in their "snazzy secret lair" which is fitted with mirrors and illuminated with neon-blue light.
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Zsa Zsa Gabor Is Back in Hospital After Bloodflow Problem

March 03, 2011 02:24:04 GMT

Ailing actress Zsa Zsa Gabor was hospitalized on Wednesday, March 2 after suffering circulation problems in her left leg. Her personal physician called an ambulance to the star's California home after detecting a bloodflow problem.
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Justin Bieber Sorry for Flipping Off Paparazzi, Selena Gomez Denies Fan Attack

March 03, 2011 02:23:57 GMT

Justin Bieber was not happy when he was swarmed by paparazzi outside Maggiano's Little Italy restaurant in Los Angeles on Tuesday night, March 1. He came to the eatery with his date Selena Gomez, and flipped off the photographers when they refused to leave them alone.
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Serena Williams Hospitalized After Blood Clot

March 03, 2011 02:09:11 GMT

Tennis ace Serena Williams was hospitalized on Monday, February 28 after suffering a blood clot in her lungs. The sports star was forced to seek emergency treatment at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles for a haematoma - a pooling of blood caused by a haemorrhage. It followed a health scare last week when Williams was diagnosed with a blood clot in her lungs following a trip to New York for treatment to her ongoing foot injury.
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Keith Richards' Model Daughter Arrested for Graffiti Tagging and Drugs

March 03, 2011 02:08:55 GMT

Rocker Keith Richards' model daughter has been arrested after police allegedly caught her defacing public property in New York on Tuesday, March 1 night. Theodora Richards, 25, was also in possession of marijuana and a controlled substance, according to TMZ.com.