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March 23, 2011

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Elizabeth Taylor, The Legendary Actress, Dies at Age 79

March 23, 2011 13:16:59 GMT

Hollywood icon Dame Elizabeth Taylor has died at the age of 79. The actress, who was suffering from congestive heart failure, passed away in Los Angeles in the early hours of Wednesday morning (Mar 23, 2011) with her children by her side.
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Sharon Osbourne 'Too Opinionated' for 'The X Factor (US)'

March 23, 2011 10:08:24 GMT

Sharon Osbourne has ruled out a role on Simon Cowell's "The X Factor (US)" show, because the music mogul thinks she's too opinionated. Cowell has lined up British pop star Cheryl Cole and producer-record label boss Antonio "L.A" Reid as judges on his new American TV talent show venture, and reports suggest The Pussycat Dolls star Nicole Scherzinger is a favorite to host the show.
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Eva Longoria Seeks Comfort From Friends Post-Split


March 23, 2011 10:05:55 GMT

Newly-divorced Eva Longoria has surrounded herself with a strong support system and moved in with two of her closest friends. The "Desperate Housewives" star finalized her divorce with basketball player Tony Parker in January, after the couple parted ways in November 2010 and now she has moved in with two non-actor friends, as she attempts to bounce back from the marriage break-up.
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Melissa Joan Hart Feels Pity for Miley Cyrus

March 23, 2011 10:03:40 GMT

Former child star Melissa Joan Hart sympathizes with teen idol Miley Cyrus, insisting she would not want to find fame "in this day and age". The actress made her acting debut at the age of three in a TV commercial, and went on to become a massive star at 15 with her hit 1990s TV series "Clarissa Explains It All", followed up with "Sabrina, The Teenage Witch".
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John Lennon's Anniversary Celebrated at the Imagine Peace Tower

March 23, 2011 09:55:54 GMT

John Lennon's Imagine Peace Tower is lighting up the skies over Iceland again, to celebrate the former The Beatles star's marriage to Yoko Ono. The beam-of-light art installation on Vioey Island in Reykjavik was launched by Ono in 2010 to mark Lennon's birth and the anniversary of his death.
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Ashley Greene Named Prom Dress Organization Spokesperson Again

March 23, 2011 09:53:10 GMT

Ashley Greene is back to encourage teens to donate their prom dresses. The "Twilight" beauty has been named again for the third time to be the official spokesperson for DonateMyDress.org, an organization that helps girls in need of finding prom dresses.
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Beyonce Knowles' Nephew to Hit the Showbiz

March 23, 2011 09:49:08 GMT

Beyonce Knowles's little nephew is all set to follow his mum and aunt into showbusiness, he's an expert drummer and pianist at six. Proud mama Solange Knowles admits a passion for music runs through Julez's veins and he is fast developing a taste for the limelight.
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Messy Katy Perry 'Confuses' Russell Brand


March 23, 2011 09:35:44 GMT

Singer Katy Perry infuriates husband Russell Brand, because she's so messy. The couple wed in October 2010 after a whirlwind romance, and the British funnyman admits he's finding it hard living with pop star Perry.
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Researching for 'Trust', Clive Owen Interviewed Rape Victim Parents

March 23, 2011 09:31:12 GMT

Movie star Clive Owen spent time with the parents of a teenage rape victim while researching his new role in hard-hitting new movie "Trust". In the film, the Brit plays a father who becomes a vigilante after his daughter is assaulted by an Internet sex predator, and the "deep pain" of such a violation became really apparent when he interviewed a couple who had experienced what his character goes through in the film, for real.
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Taylor Lautner and Leonardo DiCaprio Vie for Best Line Nod at 2011 MTV Movie Awards

March 23, 2011 09:30:24 GMT

MTV Movie Awards is having a new category for its 2011 show. It has been announced that Best Line From a Movie will be added to the field with "The Twilight Saga's Eclipse" hunk Taylor Lautner, "Inception" star Leonardo DiCaprio and "The Social Network" actor Justin Timberlake among the potential nominees.
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Bob Geldof: 'I Don't Worry About My Children's Future'

March 23, 2011 09:29:01 GMT

Bob Geldof is unfazed by his daughter Peaches Geldof' saucy photo scandal, revealing he refuses to "lecture" the star because she comes from a "party family". Provocative images of the TV star, showing Geldof sprawled naked across the bonnet of a car in broad daylight and another of a man licking her breast, emerged last week, March 18.
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Sienna Miller Feeds Tom Sturridge Noodles

March 23, 2011 09:24:56 GMT

Actress Sienna Miller is putting her split from Jude Law behind her, she's been linked to British actor Tom Sturridge. The "Alfie" co-stars announced in February that they had parted ways, less than a year after going public with their rekindled relationship in May 2010.
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Justin Bieber's 'Desperate for Oliver Twist' News Is Fake

March 23, 2011 09:21:12 GMT

A representative of teenage superstar Justin Bieber, has recently confirmed at Gossip Cop that the issue about the "Baby" hitmaker pleaded to play Oliver Twist in a remake of British classic film "Oliver!" was totally made up. On Monday, March 21, The Sun had released a headline "Come on Bieber - Let's Do the Twist" which told how the Canadian heartthrob was desperate to win the certain role. But soon the spokesman of Usher protege's slams the swirling gossip, saying that the rumor is "fake".
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Ja Rule Pleaded Guilty on Tax Evasion

March 23, 2011 09:20:33 GMT

Troubled rapper Ja Rule is facing more prison time after pleading guilty to evading taxes on income amounting to more than $3 million. The "Always On Time" hitmaker, who is set to begin a two-year jail term for weapons charges in June, confessed to the tax crime during a federal court hearing in New Jersey on Tuesday, March 22. The count stems from money earned between 2004 and 2006.
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Elliott Tittensor's Attacker Pleads Guilty

March 23, 2011 09:16:23 GMT

A father accused of attacking British TV star Elliott Tittensor has pleaded guilty to the offense after admitting he "lost his temper". John Flint was arrested in November 2010 after allegedly punching Tittensor outside a London court just minutes after the "Shameless" star was fined $1,200 for his part in a car accident which left Flint's son Oliver with serious injuries.
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New Video: Jay Sean's 'Hit the Lights' and Kat DeLuna's 'Dancing Tonight'

March 23, 2011 09:13:50 GMT

Jay Sean has debuted a music video for his new single "Hit the Lights". The British singer switches the lights on and gets the crowd going with upbeat tune of the song. Lil Wayne, Birdman and DJ Khaled are featured in this clip.
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Brad Paisley Breaks Own Attendance Record at Houston Rodeo

March 23, 2011 09:13:16 GMT

Country star Brad Paisley has smashed attendance records at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo in Texas. More than 73,800 turned out to see the "Celebrity" singer there on Saturday night, March 19, putting him at three on the event's all-time attendance list.
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Liv Tyler Reveals Her Dad Is Recording Solo Material

March 23, 2011 09:11:23 GMT

Actress Liv Tyler has revealed her father Steven Tyler has big solo plans before he hits the charts again with Aerosmith after checking out his latest single. The actress was treated to a blast of the secret tune during a recent drive in the Hollywood Hills with her dad - and she insists the tune is going to be a smash.
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Slash Gives Honor to Japanese People's Resiliency

March 23, 2011 09:09:18 GMT

Rocker Slash has paid tribute to the resiliency of the Japanese people after finding himself in the middle of the country's recent earthquake and tsunami disasters. The former Guns N' Roses star performed a concert in Osaka days after the country was devastated by the natural disasters on March 11, which claimed the lives of an estimated 18,000, but he was forced to scrap three shows in Tokyo and Yokohama.
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Police Release Lindsay Lohan's Dad and Reduce His Felony Charges

March 23, 2011 07:44:42 GMT

After he was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence against his ex-girlfriend Kate Major, Michael Lohan, father of troubled actress Lindsay Lohan, is released by police. The showbiz patriarch was charged with domestic violence, false imprisonment, and preventing the reporting of victimization, but police has reduced the charges to the misdemeanor of "inflicting injury on a cohabitant".
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Kiefer Sutherland Terrified Over a Choked Audience

March 23, 2011 07:44:05 GMT

Kiefer Sutherland and the cast of star-studded new play "That Championship Season" had quite the scare on the eve of their official Broadway opening, a woman in the audience sparked a medical emergency after choking on a piece of candy.
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Michael Jackson's Dad to Jail Dr. Conrad Murray

March 23, 2011 07:42:42 GMT

Michael Jackson's dad has been given a boost in his bid to file a wrongful death civil suit against cardiologist Dr. Conrad Murray.
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Clive Owen Distressed With 'R' Rating for 'Trust'

March 23, 2011 07:42:01 GMT

Actor Clive Owen is upset his hard-hitting new movie drama "Trust" has been given a restrictive 'R' rating - because he feels teenagers should see the film. The Brit plays a doting dad whose daughter meets up with an Internet pen pal only to find he's a sick 40-something sexual predator pretending to be a teen - and he's convinced young Internet users would benefit from the story.
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Pics: Taylor Swift Goes Antique Shopping in Style

March 23, 2011 07:34:11 GMT

Taylor Swift has made use of her time in London to satisfy her thirst for antique collections. On Tuesday afternoon, March 22, the "Back to December" singer was spotted rummaging through the antique shops on the Portobello Road in Notting Hill, West London, looking beautiful in her casual outfit.
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Michelle Monaghan Eager to Renew Wedding Vows

March 23, 2011 07:31:59 GMT

Actress Michelle Monaghan wants to renew her wedding vows - and this time video the nuptials. The "Mission: Impossible 3" star wed graphic designer Peter White in 2005 and she regrets not capturing more footage of the magical day - so she can show her daughter how happy mum and dad were when they became Mr. and Mrs. White.
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Trailer Preview and New Sneak Peek for 'Captain America: The First Avenger'

March 23, 2011 06:25:50 GMT

Paramount Pictures wants to tide fans over the release of "Captain America: The First Avenger" trailer by debuting the preview. Making its way out via TwitVid, the 6-second snippet sees Steve Rogers being beaten up by a bigger guy on the street.
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Lawrence Taylor Sentenced for Raping a Teenage Girl

March 23, 2011 06:22:42 GMT

American football legend-turned-reality TV star Lawrence Taylor has been convicted for having sex with a teenage prostitute.
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Jessica Biel, Diane Kruger and More Lined Up for 'Total Recall' Remake

March 23, 2011 05:18:12 GMT

Sony Pictures is casting for actresses to play two main female roles in "Total Recall". After Colin Farrell agreed to play Arnold Schwarzenegger's character in the remake movie, Jessica Biel and Diane Kruger are reportedly in the running for the roles of Melina and Lori Quaid respectively. Melina was originally played by Rachel Ticotin, while Lori Quaid was depicted by Sharon Stone.
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James Franco Makes Peace With Bruce Vilanch

March 23, 2011 05:03:22 GMT

Actor James Franco has made peace with long-time Oscars writer Bruce Vilanch after taking offense to criticism over his stint as a co-host at the Academy Awards last month. The "Spider-Man" star joined forces with Anne Hathaway to present the biggest event in Hollywood's awards season calendar, but the young duo's attempts to entertain failed to win over critics and viewers alike.
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Dallas Austin Is Ready for 2013 Space Travel

March 23, 2011 04:41:37 GMT

Music mogul Dallas Austin is set to fulfill a lifelong dream of space travel after booking a seat on one of Richard Branson's shuttle missions. The record producer, who has worked with Michael Jackson, Madonna and TLC, has signed up to take a flight on Virgin Galactic, Branson's space tourism business - and he can't wait for lift-off.
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'Mad Men' Is Reaching a New Pact for Season Five

March 23, 2011 04:39:37 GMT

Latest news for "Mad Men" has been dropped recently. For anyone who have been waiting for the new season to see Don Draper and friends again, the good news is that the series creator Matt Weiner, AMC, and Lionsgate are near to an agreement that would carry the drama through its sixth season.
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Britney Spears' 'Femme Fatale' Available for Full Stream

March 23, 2011 04:37:58 GMT

Twelve new songs from Britney Spears's new album "Femme Fatale" have been made available for free stream in their entirety on AOL. The online CD listening party was held a week before the effort is released across the United Stated on March 29.
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'Rise of the Apes' Moved Up for Summer Release

March 23, 2011 04:33:12 GMT

"Rise of the Apes" is back on 20th Century Fox's summer movies line-up. The action sci-fi starring James Franco was initially due June 24 Stateside before it was moved back to November 23. Now, it gets a new release date on August 5 as a Fox spokesperson says executives feel the movie is best suited for the summer.
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Jimmy Kimmel Jokes Turning Into 'Whorewolf' After Charlie Sheen Kiss

March 23, 2011 04:08:44 GMT

Jimmy Kimmel has made fun of his on-air kiss with Charlie Sheen. The host of "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" has got a surprise visit from the former "Two and a Half Men" star during his chat show on Monday night, March 21, and was even more surprised when the troubled actor planted a wet one on him.
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Victoria Jackson to 'Glee' Execs: Stop Making Kids Gay


March 23, 2011 04:05:53 GMT

Victoria Jackson is not lifting her thumb off "Glee". The former "Saturday Night Live" regular continues her attack against the FOX show, insisting it promotes immoral values with the portrayal of gay kids. She stated in a column for WorldNetDaily that show's creators are guilty of "shoving the gay thing down [viewers'] throats".
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Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon to Present at 2011 ACM Awards

March 23, 2011 03:45:12 GMT

Robert Pattinson are set to attend the 46th Annual Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards, People Magazine confirmed. The British heartthrob will present an award at the Reba McEntire and Blake Shelton-hosted show which will take place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on April 3.
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Rebecca Black Sings Praise to Nick Jonas for 'Friday' Cover

March 23, 2011 03:21:42 GMT

Rebecca Black has heard Nick Jonas' rendition of her infamous "Friday", and she apparently has nothing but praises for the pop singer. Making use her Twitter, the 13-year-old aspiring singer wrote, "I think @nickjonas did an AMAZING job with Friday!" In the same tweet, she gushed, "You're amazing, Nick!(: "
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Trailer: 'Cinema Verite' Reveals First Reality TV in America

March 23, 2011 03:06:27 GMT

Way before Kim Kardashian and her family make the definition of reality TV blurry, America has tried out the approach on an ordinary family in early 1970s. HBO drops the first trailer to "Cinema Verite", a TV movie which tells the behind-the-scenes story of the groundbreaking documentary "An American Family".
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I Am Scared of Being Dad, Robbie Williams Admits

March 23, 2011 03:04:09 GMT

British singer Robbie Williams is "terrified" of becoming a father - but he's preparing for parenthood because his wife Ayda Field is "desperate" to start a family. Williams wed Field at his home in Los Angeles last August and in October he spoke out to deny reports the newlyweds were trying for a baby, insisting he's "putting it off for as long as possible".
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Selena Gomez Announces 2011 Summer Tour Dates

March 23, 2011 03:01:38 GMT

While her boyfriend Justin Bieber is traveling across the globe, Selena Gomez will visit big cities across North American for a tour to support her upcoming second studio album. The Disney songstress is going to kick off the gig this summer on July 28 at Mizner Park Amphitheatre in Boca Raton, FL, and wrap it up on September 12 at Western Washington Fair in Puyallup, WA.
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Hugh Jackman to Step Into His Solo Show in San Francisco

March 23, 2011 02:42:06 GMT

Hugh Jackman is taking his love of musicals to California with a solo show in San Francisco. The "X-Men" star has long been involved with musical theater, winning critical acclaim and an Olivier Award nomination for his 1998 performance in a London production of "Oklahoma!", while he has also performed in "Carousel and The Boy From Oz".
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First Official Look at Roman Polanski's Star-Studded 'Carnage'

March 23, 2011 02:41:54 GMT

Empire Online has got its hand on the first official images from Roman Polanski's latest directed film "Carnage" which has just wrapped production. One is a still which gives a look at main cast Kate Winslet, Jodie Foster, John C. Reilly and Christoph Waltz, while the other one is a behind-the-scene photo which shows the helmer giving direction to the actors and crew.
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Sophie Monks Went 'Too Hard Too Fast' With a French Billionaire

March 23, 2011 02:28:12 GMT

Australian actress Sophie Monk has opened up about her three-month engagement, conceding the short-lived relationship went "too fast" and she "got carried away". The 31-year-old announced in January she was set to marry French-born billionaire Jimmy Esebag, but the romance came to an abrupt end earlier this month.
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Matthew Morrison to Duet With Gwyneth Paltrow on His Debut Album

March 23, 2011 02:27:41 GMT

Matthew Morrison has booked his "Glee" co-star Gwyneth Paltrow for a collaboration on his upcoming debut album. Entertainment Weekly reported they are going to hook up in a new rendition of "Over the Rainbow", a classic song he used to audition for "Glee".
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Nate Dogg's Funeral to Be Open to Public

March 23, 2011 02:27:16 GMT

Nate Dogg's fans will get a chance to pay their final respect this coming weekend. A funeral service for the late rapper has been set for 10 A.M. on Saturday, March 26 at the Long Beach Cruise Terminal, and his sister Pamela Hale-Burns, who happens to also be a reporter for the Long Beach Press-Telegram, said it will be open to the public.
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Cyndi Lauper Declined to Depart Japan and Continued Her Gig

March 23, 2011 02:25:58 GMT

Pop legend Cyndi Lauper refused to leave Japan when the earthquake and tsunami struck and she's kept her promise to continue her tour of the country. The singer was in Japan when the devastating 9.0-magnitude tremor struck on March 11 and sent a massive tidal wave inland, leaving an estimated 18,000 people dead.
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'Harry Potter' Plagiarism Lawsuit Comes to a New Chapter

March 23, 2011 02:12:48 GMT

A judge in Britain has ordered the plaintiffs in an ongoing "Harry Potter" plagiarism lawsuit to pay a massive $2.4 million if they want to continue the case. Paul Allen, the trustee of late writer Adrian Jacobs' estate, filed suit against "Potter" author J.K. Rowling and her U.K. publishers Bloomsbury back in 2009, alleging her 2000 novel "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" was based on Jacobs' "Willy The Wizard" stories.
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'Jimmy Kimmel' Had to Censor Charlie Sheen's Sarah Silverman Remark


March 23, 2011 01:58:40 GMT

Charlie Sheen crashing "Jimmy Kimmel Live!", planting a kiss on Jimmy Kimmel's "moist" lips, and giving out swags were the things audience saw on Monday, March 21 night. But what they didn't see and hear was how Sheen made a degrading comment about the host's ex-girlfriend, Sarah Silverman.
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Chris Brown Appears All Smiles After 'GMA' Outburst

March 23, 2011 01:52:28 GMT

Chris Brown seems to have got his composure back together. Just hours after he was reported going ballistic following an appearance on "Good Morning America", the "Deuces" singer visited the Opera Gallery in the Soho neighborhood of New York City and was snapped with smiles all over his face.
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Rihanna Axes 'Loud' Tour Due to Poor Ticket Sales

March 23, 2011 01:52:06 GMT

Rihanna's "Loud" tour is struggling to make some noise in the U.S., the singer has reportedly been urged to axe concerts due to poor ticket sales. The "Umbrella" hitmaker was forced to scrap a string of dates on her "Last Girl On Earth Tour" last year following disappointing sales figures.
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First Clips From 'Scream 4' Debuted

March 23, 2011 01:46:58 GMT

Some never-before-seen scenes from "Scream 4" have been clipped and shared online. The first one sees Emma Roberts' Jill and Hayden Panettiere's Kirby in an interrogation room with Neve Campbell's Sidney and David Arquette's Dewey.
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A British Screenwriter Forces Disney to Stop 'Cars 2' Launching

March 23, 2011 01:42:08 GMT

A British screenwriter is taking legal action in a bid to stop Disney bosses releasing the upcoming sequel to hit animated film "Cars", alleging they stole the original movie's concept from his work in the 1990s. Jake Mandeville-Anthony has filed a lawsuit against studio chiefs at Disney and Pixar, claiming the 2006 box office hit is based on two screenplays which he submitted to a number of production companies back in 1993.
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Video Premiere: Chris Brown's 'Beautiful People'

March 23, 2011 01:25:18 GMT

Chris Brown has debuted a new music video in support of his Benny Benassi-featuring single "Beautiful People" on March 22. The R&B performer fills the video with some of his personal footage and candid moments including the ones which see him dancing in a car and hitting studio with his famous pals.
 
 
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