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March 07, 2011

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Third 'Riddick' Movie to Be a Lot Like 'Pitch Black'

March 07, 2011 10:02:07 GMT

Vin Diesel has provided his fans with some updates to "The Chronicles of Riddick: Dead Man Stalking" by posting a video on his Facebook page. In the video, he and director David Twohy answer people's questions about the upcoming project.
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Charlie Sheen Planned to Hijack Russell Brand's 'SNL' Hosting

March 07, 2011 09:44:13 GMT

Charlie Sheen planned to poke fun at his hard-partying ways with former drug addict Russell Brand on "Saturday Night Live" - but his advisers stopped the skit over fears for his reputation. The troubled actor hit the headlines in October 2010 when cops were called to the Plaza Hotel in New York after he trashed his suite during a night of passion with adult actress Capri Anderson.
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'Mars Needs Moms!' Debuts New Clips and Holds Los Angeles Premiere

March 07, 2011 09:26:50 GMT

Walt Disney Pictures teases moviegoers about its upcoming release "Mars Needs Moms!" by debuting some new clips. A boy called Milo is sucked into a spaceship in the first clip and he is comforting underground earthman named Gribble who looks uneasy when a rebel Martian girl called Ki sees them in the other snippet.
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Ill Jason Derulo Forced to Postpone Album Work

March 07, 2011 09:22:38 GMT

Singer Jason Derulo has been forced to postpone the recording of his new album after a doctor ordered him to rest his voice. The "Ridin' Solo" hitmaker has been in the studio working on the follow-up to his self-titled debut, but he's now taking a break to allow his sore throat to heal.
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Kate Winslet Never Been Lonely and Happy to Be Single

March 07, 2011 09:22:34 GMT

Kate Winslet has spoken for the first time about her split from Sam Mendes, calling her single status "empowering" and insisting she is not "lonely". The "Titanic" star announced the end of her relationship with the filmmaker, her second husband, last March 2010 after nearly seven years of wedlock.
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Phil Spector and Lawyer Settle Dispute Before Trial

March 07, 2011 09:14:58 GMT

Jailed music mogul Phil Spector has settled his legal dispute with attorney Robert Saphiro over a $1 million retainer fee, just days before a trial was due to begin. The famed producer was fighting to win back the staggering sum he paid criminal defense attorney Shapiro after his arrest in 2003.
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Dolly Parton Releases Free Books Scheme

March 07, 2011 09:02:09 GMT

Country music superstar Dolly Parton has launched a project to make free books available to children in foster care across Scotland. The singer/songwriter developed the initiative as part of her Dollywood Foundation in her hometown of Sevier County in Tennessee in 1995. After its success, she expanded the idea to neighboring communities, before it was rolled out across America.
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David Cassidy Fired From 'Celebrity Apprentice'

March 07, 2011 08:57:43 GMT

David Cassidy became the first cast sent home on the new season of "The Celebrity Apprentice" because his biggest contribution was a $1,000 piece of pizza bought by his daughter Katie Cassidy. The first task from Donald Trump was to run a pizzeria and sell as many slices as possible for charity.
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Elvis Presley Has Been Awarded Budapest Honorary Citizen

March 07, 2011 08:51:08 GMT

Elvis Presley has been made a citizen of Budapest in Hungary. The late King of Rock 'n' Roll has had posthumous residency rights conferred upon him by Hungarian officials in recognition of Presley's connection to the country's unsuccessful 1956 uprising.
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Video: The Strokes Debut New Song 'Life Is Simple in the Moonlight'

March 07, 2011 08:50:16 GMT

The Strokes have just revealed another new song from their upcoming album. Julian Casablancas and his bandmates showcased "Life Is Simple in the Moonlight" when coming to visit "Saturday Night Live" over the weekend.
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Jamie Hince Is Eager to Be a Dad

March 07, 2011 08:43:16 GMT

British model Kate Moss' fiance Jamie Hince is keen to start a family with the beauty because he fears he's getting too old to have children. The Kills rocker, 42, who has been dating Moss since 2007, proposed to the catwalk star last month.
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George Michael Reportedly Splits From Longtime Boyfriend

March 07, 2011 08:40:47 GMT

George Michael's promiscuous behavior might have cost him a lot. The British musician has been reportedly dumped by his longtime partner Kenny Goss due to his cannabis problems, which landed him eight weeks behind bars last year.
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Tom Fletcher Plans to Propose to Girlfriend

March 07, 2011 08:06:46 GMT

McFly star Tom Fletcher is planning to propose to his longtime girlfriend because he fears she will leave him if he doesn't ask for her hand in marriage. The 25-year-old British pop star has been dating Giovanna Falcone for seven years, and he's now considering settling down with her permanently.
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Kanye West Rumored to Join Fashion College

March 07, 2011 08:05:12 GMT

Kanye West is reportedly planning to secure his place in the style world by applying to study at Britain's most prestigious fashion college. The "Stronger" hitmaker has previously designed for brands including Louis Vuitton and Nike and he cemented his love of fashion in 2009 by traveling to Italy to complete an internship at Fendi.
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Golden Globe Winner Charles Jarrott and Singer Johnny Preston Die

March 07, 2011 08:04:30 GMT

Golden Globe-winning moviemaker Charles Jarrott has died in Los Angeles, aged 83. The British director was best known for his period dramas "Mary", "Queen of Scots" and "Anne of a Thousand Days", for which he won a Globe.
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Christina Aguilera Accused of Sampling Old Song for 'Ain't No Other Man'

March 07, 2011 08:03:47 GMT

Christina Aguilera is embroiled in a lawsuit over allegations bosses at her record label sampled a 1968 song in her track "Ain't No Other Man" without paying the rightful owner. The singer's hit single reportedly uses a beat from Dave 'Baby' Cortez and the Moon People's soul song "Hippy Skippy Moon Strut".
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Designer Sued for Making 'Star Wars' Helmets

March 07, 2011 08:03:16 GMT

Filmmaker George Lucas has launched a legal battle against a British designer for allegedly breaching copyright by continuing to make and sell replica "Star Wars" helmets. Andrew Ainsworth made the original head gear for the movies and started selling the helmets to fans who wanted to wear them for fancy dress events in 2004.
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PaleyFest: 'Walking Dead' Wants Charlie Sheen and No Outbreak Explanation

March 07, 2011 08:02:46 GMT

"The Walking Dead" opened the 2011 PaleyFest on March 4 in Beverly Hills' Saban Theater where creator Robert Kirkman uttered the most bizarre idea. Kirkman told THR that he wants Charlie Sheen to take part in the second season, proving once again that Sheen was right when he said that everybody wants to work with him now that "Two and a Half Men" is uncertain.
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Michael Bay Admits 'Transformers 2' Was 'Crap'

March 07, 2011 08:02:26 GMT

Moviemaker Michael Bay has accepted that a mystical part in his "Transformers" sequel was "crap", insisting the 2007/2008 writers strike turned the film into a rushed mess. Bay is back in the director's chair for the third film, "Transformers: Dark of the Moon", and he insists that's a must-see movie, whereas his last effort was not.
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Sean Penn Praises Hugo Chavez for Helping Haiti

March 07, 2011 08:01:56 GMT

Sean Penn has sparked fresh political controversy by heaping praise on Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez for supporting his Haiti relief charity JP Haitian Relief Organization. The movie star and activist met with Chavez in Caracas on Saturday, March 5 and later told reporters the politician's aid has helped his humanitarian work in earthquake-ravaged Haiti.
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Alexander McQueen's Fashion House Doesn't Design Kate Middleton's Wed Gown

March 07, 2011 07:50:43 GMT

Representatives for late designer Alexander McQueen's fashion house have shot down reports they're creating princess-to-be Kate Middleton's wedding gown. The fashion world is abuzz with rumors regarding the future royal's dress, but her spokespeople are refusing to reveal the identity of the chosen designer - because they want it to remain a secret up to the big day next month.
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Matt Damon Criticizes Barack Obama's Leadership

March 07, 2011 07:27:36 GMT

Hollywood star Matt Damon has taken aim at U.S. President Barack Obama for failing to fulfill his promises since he was voted into office. "The Bourne Identity" actor campaigned heavily for Obama to win the presidential race in 2008, but he admits he now feels let down by his failure to fix America's economy and unemployment levels.
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Screen Captions of Lindsay Lohan's Surveillance Video Released

March 07, 2011 07:19:33 GMT

While talks about Lindsay Lohan's surveillance video are all over the web, a sneak peek to the said footage has hit the web in a form of screen captions. The troubled singer is clearly visible at these images - she is seen inside the store with a companion.
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'Amazing Race' Eliminates Mel & Mike, Moves on to China

March 07, 2011 07:13:40 GMT

Father and son Mel and Mike were eliminated from "The Amazing Race: Unfinished Business" on Sunday, March 6 episode. Mel, although recovered from the extension of double legs, could not keep up with the rest of the team when the temperature in Japan dropped very low during the Detour challenge.
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I Deserved to Be in Jail, George Michael Confesses

March 07, 2011 06:57:16 GMT

Singer George Michael has opened up about his recent jail stint, insisting he deserved to go behind bars for his "shameful" acts. The former "Wham!" singer was jailed for eight weeks in September 2010 for possessing cannabis and driving under the influence of drugs.
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Dougie Poynter of McFly Is In Rehab for Personal Issues

March 07, 2011 06:47:30 GMT

McFly star Dougie Poynter has checked into a rehabilitation center as he struggles to move on following his split from Frankie Sandford. The singer's on/off relationship with The Saturdays star came to an end in November 2010, marking their second split in less than a year.
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Lady GaGa Issues Lawsuit to Bosses of 'Baby GaGa' Breast Milk Ice Cream

March 07, 2011 06:38:05 GMT

Lady GaGa has threatened to sue the owners of an ice cream parlor in London for producing a flavor made from human breast milk, titled Baby GaGa. Attorneys representing the singer have sent a legal letter to bosses at Icecreamists in the U.K. capital's Covent Garden warning them to change the name of the bizarre concoction.
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James Franco and Cate Blanchett Bail on 'While We're Young'

March 07, 2011 06:35:41 GMT

Noah Baumbach is reportedly losing two of the cast members for his upcoming film "While We're Young". Just Jared learns that James Franco and Cate Blanchett have dropped out of the project which was set to begin shooting in mid-June.
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Finally, Kanye West and Suge Knight Reach Settlement

March 07, 2011 06:31:09 GMT

Kanye West and rap mogul Marion Suge Knight have reached an out-of-court settlement over a longrunning legal battle stemming from a 2005 shooting at a Florida party. Death Row Records founder Knight demanded more than $1 million in damages and took West to court after the incident, in which he was shot in the leg, claiming he would not have been injured if the "Stronger" hitmaker had hired better security for the bash.
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Artist of the Week: Sara Evans

March 07, 2011 06:28:57 GMT

Six years after her last well-received studio album "Real Fine Place", Sara Evans now comes back "Stronger" than ever. The country music singer fills her new album with the kind of gutsy explorations on life and love that have made her one of the most compelling female vocalists of her generation.
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Sophie Dahl and Jamie Cullum Name Baby Girl Lyra

March 07, 2011 06:24:34 GMT

British model Sophie Dahl and husband Jamie Cullum have welcomed their first child, daughter Lyra. The beauty, granddaughter of beloved author Roald Dahl, and the jazz singer married last year and announced they were to be parents in September.
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Deadpool Movie Is Still in Progress, Says Ryan Reynolds

March 07, 2011 06:14:04 GMT

Ryan Reynolds has reassured fans his role as the Green Lantern won't interfere with a movie about his "X-Men" anti-hero "Deadpool", insisting the mutant spin-off is "still in the works". Reynolds is set to take over the big screen as the Green Lantern this summer, and devotees have expressed fears that plans for a "Deadpool" film will be shelved.
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Samantha Morton's Search for Step-Father Ends Sad

March 07, 2011 06:12:52 GMT

Actress Samantha Morton has been left devastated after learning the step-father she has been attempting to track down died four years ago. The Oscar-nominee published a heart-felt letter in British magazine Port this week appealing for help contacting her step-father, referred to only as "Frank", but believed to be her mother's second husband, Frank Braidwood.
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Guy Ritchie Expecting Baby With Girlfriend of One Year

March 07, 2011 04:28:28 GMT

Film director Guy Ritchie is to be a dad again - his girlfriend Jacqui Ainsley is pregnant, according to a U.K. report. The "Sherlock Holmes" moviemaker, who split from Madonna in 2008, started dating Ainsley early last year.
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Usher: I Will Donate My Gaddafi Concert's Fee to Charity

March 07, 2011 04:21:08 GMT

Usher has become the latest celebrity to hand money to charity after accepting a hefty fee to appear at a concert connected to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. A number of stars, including Beyonce Knowles, Mariah Carey and Nelly Furtado, have admitted being paid to sing for the dictator's relatives.
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'Water for Elephants' International Trailer Teases Robert Pattinson's Bed Scene

March 07, 2011 04:14:57 GMT

Few days after the full trailer for "Water for Elephants" was debuted on Amazon.com, an international trailer for the movie has made its way out online as well. It opens with the same part where Robert Pattinson's Jacob Jankowski loses his parents but this time is added with a commentary by the lead character.
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PaleyFest: 'True Blood' Red Carpet Pics and Season 4 Clip

March 07, 2011 04:11:36 GMT

Almost everybody involved in the fourth season of "True Blood" turned up at PaleyFest on Saturday, March 5 to support the HBO series. Held in Beverly Hills' Saban Theater, the press event was kicked off with a red carpet event for the 16 cast as well as creator Alan Ball.
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Phil Collins Quits Music, Apologizing to Haters for His Success

March 07, 2011 03:58:17 GMT

Phil Collins has decided to retire from music industry. The 60-year-old musician has hearing problems, a dislocated vertebra and nerve damage in his hands which makes it hard for him to hold drumsticks. Beside those health problems, Phil called it quits also due to the criticisms he's received over the years.
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Ryan Reynolds Moves On to Agnes Fischer After Divorce

March 07, 2011 03:54:15 GMT

Ryan Reynolds has reportedly found love with a stunning German model just three months after filing for divorce from actress Scarlett Johansson. "The Proposal" star has been photographed hugging Agnes Fischer as she looks lovingly into his eyes on the set of his new film in South Africa.
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Vanessa Hudgens Reveals Story Behind Butterfly Tattoo

March 07, 2011 03:36:42 GMT

Vanessa Hudgens has explained the personal reasons behind her first tattoo and revealed she feels like a "bada**" for going under the needle. The former "High School Musical 4: East Meets West" star headed to a tattoo parlor in New York last month and left with a large butterfly inked on the back of her neck.
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Charlie Sheen Unveils 'Winning' Tattoo on Webcast Debut

March 07, 2011 03:32:59 GMT

Charlie Sheen has once again made use of internet to regain his popularity. After signing up on Twitter in early this month, the actor debuted his new webcast called "Sheen's-Korner" on Saturday night, March 5 where he unveiled his new "winning" tattoo inked on his left wrist during the opening.
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David Birney: Meredith Baxter's Claims Are 'Mean Spirited' and 'Absurd'

March 07, 2011 03:17:28 GMT

Actor David Birney has broken his silence to vehemently deny ex-wife Meredith Baxter's allegations he was violent towards her during their 15-year marriage. Baxter shocked fans this week by lifting the lid on her relationship with her "Bridget Loves Birney" co-star in her new memoir, "Untied".
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Britney Spears' '(Drop Dead) Beautiful' Snippet Arrives

March 07, 2011 03:15:52 GMT

Britney Spears' new song "(Drop Dead) Beautiful" which features Sabi has been previewed. The short audio stream is the latest sneak peek to her upcoming album "Femme Fatale" which is coming out in the U.S. on March 29.
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David Arquette Is Unwilling to Have Pain Medication After Car Crash

March 07, 2011 02:53:31 GMT

David Arquette refused to take any pain medication following his car crash in Los Angeles over fears the pills would hamper his battle to stay sober. The actor was left bruised and bleeding after he swerved his Cadillac into oncoming traffic in West Hollywood and collided with another vehicle on Friday, March 4. He was taken to hospital to receive treatment for his injuries, but took to his Twitter.com page to assure fans he wasn't seriously hurt.
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Johnny Depp's 'Rango' Debuts Atop Box Office

March 07, 2011 02:38:56 GMT

"Rango" has soared to the first place at North American Box Office, making the second time in a row where an animated film tops the chart. Last weekend which was coincident with Oscar gala, "Gnomeo and Juliet" came out as the winner after released three weeks before.
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'SNL': Miley Cyrus Did Justin Bieber, Lindsay Lohan and Fergie

March 07, 2011 02:36:27 GMT

Miley Cyrus did "pretty cool" as the host of "Saturday Night Live" on March 5. First in her opening monologue, she told the audience that "Hannah Montana" is the Disney Channel version of "Black Swan". And then she broke to a song "I'm Sorry I'm Not Perfect" where she crooned, "There's a photo of me dressed like a dude, and Annie Leibovitz tried to get me nude."
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Justin Bieber Gets Dating Advice From Robert Pattinson, Tweets 'I Miss You' to Selena Gomez

March 07, 2011 02:15:18 GMT

Pop idol Justin Bieber is currently dating Selena Gomez and he learned how to flirt from British heartthrob Robert Pattinson. The Canadian singing sensation said, "One day Robert Pattinson came up to me at a party and said, 'For whatever reason, people love our hair and it's always a great ice-breaker with girls'."