WHAT'S HOT?

Home > News
 

March 24, 2011

News > Celebrity Gossip

Ray Charles' Alleged Mistress Admits to Robbing the Blind Star

March 24, 2011 10:37:46 GMT

Ray Charles' alleged mistress has revealed she once robbed the superstar blind, to pay off her house. In her new book, "Ray & Me", Marci Soto claims she had a steamy affair with Charles when both were married to other people. But one revelation in the tome will upset fans and friends of the legendary R&B star, she once substituted $1 bills for $100 notes after taking home cash from a concert.

In the memoir, obtained by the Globe magazine, Soto writes, "I certainly didn't feel like I was robbing the blind. I felt like he was ready to do something he should have done years earlier, pay off my house." Soto also reveals she once aborted Charles' baby, and never told him. She adds, "I didn't even tell Ray, there was no reason to know. I definitely wasn't having a baby."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Rep Denies Rachel Bilson Has Split From Hayden Christensen

March 24, 2011 10:32:33 GMT

Rachel Bilson's representative has moved quickly to dismiss a report suggesting the actress and her "Jumper" co-star Hayden Christensen have ended their on/off romance for good. The actors reunited earlier in 2011 after calling off their engagement on August 2010 amid rumors they were struggling to maintain a long-distance relationship.

A source has told Us Weekly the romance is over, insisting, "They're done this time..." But Bilson's rep claims the insider is very much mistaken. She tells Celebuzz, "There is no truth to this, Rachel and Hayden are still dating."
News > Music News

Lady GaGa Writes 'The Edge of Glory' in Grief

March 24, 2011 09:41:25 GMT

Lady GaGa wrote new song "The Edge of Glory" as she downed tequila shots with her father while they were mourning the death of her granddad. The pop superstar's grandfather died on 2010 and the grief inspired her to write the new anthem, which features a saxophone solo from Bruce Springsteen's sideman Clarence Clemons.

In a new GoogleHQ interview, she explains, "My dad and I were going to say goodbye to him at the hospice, and I got out a big thing of agave tequila and my dad sat next to me at the piano and we started doing shots back and forth, and I wrote The Edge of Glory on the piano and my dad and I cried."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Liza Minnelli and Barbra Streisand Pay Tribute to Elizabeth Taylor

March 24, 2011 09:39:53 GMT

Liza Minnelli and Barbra Streisand have joined the celebrities paying tribute to Elizabeth Taylor, who passed away on Wednesday, March 23. The 79 year old died of congestive heart failure at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, and stars around the world have been paying their respects.

In a post on her Facebook.com page, close friend Minnelli writes, "She was a true star, because she not only had beauty and notoriety; Elizabeth Taylor had talent. As a friend she was always, always there for me. I'll miss her for the rest of my life, but I was so lucky to have known her."
News > Movie News

Ashton Kutcher Could Be Tommy Lee in 'The Dirt'

March 24, 2011 09:36:50 GMT

The writer penning the script for the movie adaptation of Motley Crue memoir "The Dirt" has called for Ashton Kutcher, Sam Rockwell and Jared Leto to play band-mates Tommy Lee, Mick Mars and Vince Neil in the film. In a new interview with MTV, "The Dirt" co-writer Neil Strauss has revealed screenwriter Rich Wilkes has drawn up his wish list of stars, who he'd like to see as the rockers in the movie.

Strauss explains, "He told me who he'd love to see in the film. Here's who he sees: Brad Pitt as David Lee Roth, Jared Leto as Vince Neil, Jack Black or Philip Seymour Hoffman as Ozzy Osbourne... Justin Timberlake as their first manager, Sam Rockwell as Mick Mars, Ashton Kutcher or Russell Brand as Tommy Lee. He's got it all thought out. That would be amazing."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Billy Ray Cyrus to Receive Award on Behalf of Late Dad

March 24, 2011 09:20:57 GMT

Billy Ray Cyrus is set to receive an award on behalf of his late father Ron Cyrus from officials at the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO). Ron Cyrus died from mesothelioma, a form of lung cancer, in 2006 at the age of 70. He is thought to have developed the asbestos-related disease while working at a steel plant shoveling the toxic mineral fiber, before turning to politics.

The "Achy Breaky Heart" hitmaker has now joined forces with campaigners at ADAO to urge U.S. lawmakers to issue a complete ban on the use of asbestos. He tells the National Enquirer, "Hearing the name Ron Cyrus still gives me chills. He was everything to me, but most of all he was my best friend - and mesothelioma robbed me of that relationship."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Glasvegas Frontman Admits Drug Overdose at Coachella

March 24, 2011 09:15:09 GMT

Glasvegas frontman James Allan has opened up about his drug overdose at California's Coachella festival in 2009, revealing it came during a year of hell in which his cocaine use spiraled out of control. The Scottish rockers were forced to axe their set at the legendary event in Indio two years ago, and at the time they claimed Allan was suffering from exhaustion and dehydration.

Gossips speculated that the star had suffered a drug overdose backstage, and he's finally spoken out to reveal the truth about the incident and detail his torment as his heavy drug use plunged him into a nightmare world.
News > Movie News

Jim Carrey's 'Mr. Popper's Penguins' Debuts First Teaser Trailer

March 24, 2011 09:13:28 GMT

The anticipated first teaser trailer from "Mr. Popper's Penguins" is finally released. 20th Century Fox has released the video for viewing pleasure on Wednesday, March 23 at Sea World in San Diego, California. Although it does not give any hint about the plot, the footage shows Jim Carrey enjoys having dinner with six penguins, with which Carrey's character shares the apartment.

The upcoming comedy movie follows Carrey's Mr. Popper as a businessman whose life has changed after he inherits a flightless bird from his estranged father. Later, he comes into possession of a playful female penguin as well, which leads to his penguins expanding their family. Mr. Popper then trains them to perform in a traveling show.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Career Blamed for Bradley Cooper's Split From Renee Zellweger

March 24, 2011 09:07:22 GMT

What may have caused the break-up between Bradley Cooper and Renee Zellweger? A source close to the star of "The Hangover" has shot down speculation there is another woman involved, and told the new issue of Us Weekly that the actor's career was more likely to play a part in the couple's split.

"If I had to pick any possible mistress it would be Brad's career. He worked really hard to get into leading man status," the inside source spilled. "Renee had to take a backseat. She traveled with him to make it work." A source close to the 41-year-old actress added that at first, she was willing to step into the supporting role and even moved to Los Angeles.
News > Music News

Lady GaGa Asks Malaysian Fans to Protest Against 'Born This Way' Censorship

March 24, 2011 08:42:20 GMT

Lady GaGa is urging her Malaysian fans to "protest peacefully" after her equality anthem "Born This Way" was censored by radio bosses in the country. Some of the lyrics, which call for equal rights for the gay community, were dubbed over after they were deemed "offensive" in the Muslim-majority, conservative country.

The singer insists she "specifically put" pro-gay lines into the track, and wants her devotees to fight for the chance to hear the unedited version. Speaking in an online interview, Gaga said, "Obviously I disagree with it, otherwise I wouldn't have specifically put those words in a song that I knew would be put on Top 40 radio. What I would say is for all the young people in Malaysia that want those words to be played on the radio, it is your job and it is your duty as young people to have your voices heard."
News > TV News

New Trailer for HBO's 'Game of Thrones'

March 24, 2011 08:40:00 GMT

Gearing up for the premiere of "Game of Thrones", HBO has unveiled a new trailer for the new series. Titled "Power", the promo highlights the war of thrones that involves some conspiracies and a possible murder of a child, with some romances surrounding it.

Four new stills have been released as well, giving a glimpse of notable locations in the drama series. They are King's Landing which is the capital city of Westeros, Winterfell which is the northern home of Sean Bean's Lord Eddard Stark, and the Wall which is the massive, miles-long barrier that separates the settled portions of Westeros from the far north and the mysterious beings that live beyond it.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Corey Feldman Furious About Missing Leather Jacket

March 24, 2011 08:32:45 GMT

The former child star claims that the jacket he wore in 1989 movie 'Dream A Little Dream' was stolen during a recent night out at the House of Blues in Los Angeles. Former child star Corey Feldman has vowed to track down his studded leather jacket after it was stolen during a night out in Los Angeles on Monday, March 21. Feldman left the garment, which he wore in 1989 movie "Dream A Little Dream", on a table backstage at the House of Blues in Hollywood.

The actor claims it went missing after a crowd of people rushed in and he's asked staff at the venue to help him find it. Employees at the House of Blues are reviewing surveillance footage in a bid to catch the alleged thief but have not yet found a lead, reports TMZ.com.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Piers Morgan Blasts Delta Airlines for Flight Diversion

March 24, 2011 08:25:51 GMT

Piers Morgan was caught up in a mid-air drama in the skies above the U.S. on Wednesday, March 23, after his flight was ordered to return to New York less than an hour before it was due to land in Minnesota. The talk show host was heading to Minneapolis to film auditions for "America's Got Talent" when the pilot of the Delta Airlines jet suddenly diverted back to the Big Apple.

And Morgan was so concerned about the lack of information from the cabin crew, he took to his Twitter blog to ask for help in establishing the reason for the diversion. He writes, "My plane was 50 mins away from landing in Minneapolis for AGT auditions today, when it turned round and is now heading BACK to NY. Can someone explain to me, perhaps from Delta, what the ** is going on, as none of your crew seem to have the foggiest (any idea)?"
News > TV News

'Off the Map' 1.12 Preview: Hold on Tight

March 24, 2011 08:22:22 GMT

Next on "Off the Map", a paragliding accident leaves a vacationing couple in peril, while Mina is forced to take control of Ryan's care, and Charlie is reunited with his absent mother who is in need of help from the clinic and from Tommy.

"Hold on Tight" airs March 30 on ABC. Numbers are still not good for the new medical drama. Since it was premiered in January, the rating has dropped almost fifty percent from 7.6 million viewers. While the network has given renewals for Shonda Rhimes' other projects namely "Grey's Anatomy" and "Private Practice", they remain mum on "Map". Rhimes wrote on Twitter that she is in the dark about season 2 but is "hopeful".
News > Celebrity Gossip

Chris Brown Expresses Regret Over 'GMA' Tantrum

March 24, 2011 08:16:31 GMT

Chris Brown apparently hid his regret for his behavior at the "Good Morning America" studio behind his smile. ABC News has brought up the report that the "I Can Transform Ya" singer has apologized for storming off the set of the show and allegedly smashing a window in his dressing room after being questioned about his 2009 assault of then-girlfriend Rihanna.

"First of all, I want to apologize to anybody who was startled in the office, or anybody who was offended or really looked, and [was] disappointed at my actions," said the 21-year-old singer as quoted in a transcript of his live appearance on BET's 106 & Park, which was obtained by ABC News, "because I'm disappointed in the way I acted."
News > Movie News

'Rock of Ages' and 'Jack the Giant Killer' to Hit Theaters in 2012

March 24, 2011 08:02:43 GMT

Warner Bros. has announced release dates for "Rock of Ages" and "Jack the Giant Killer". Adam Shankman's upcoming big screen adaptation of the hit Broadway musical will hit theaters on June 1, 2012. Meanwhile, the fantasy film "Jack the Giant Killer" will make its way out on June 15, 2012.

"Jack the Giant Killer", directed by Bryan Singer, will feature Nicholas Hoult, Eleanor Tomlinson, Stanley Tucci, Ewan McGregor, Bill Nighy, John Kassir and Ian McShane. The movie centers on Hoult's Jack leading an expedition to the land of Giants to rescue a princess.
News > Movie News

Hollywood Babes Hit 'Sucker Punch' Los Angeles Premiere

March 24, 2011 07:52:06 GMT

Warner Bros. Pictures has celebrated the impending release of "Sucker Punch" by holding a Los Angeles premiere on Wednesday, March 23. Taking place at Grauman's Chinese Theater, the event was supported by the female cast from Vanessa Hudgens to Abbie Cornish.

Newly single Hudgens showed off her skin in a backless Jenny Packham dress. Emily Browning donned a white see-through number which was in contrast with her lipstick color. Cornish, Jena Malone and Jamie Chung swept the black carpet with their long-train gowns, while Carla Gugino looked feminine in her floral-printed dress.
News > Music News

Video Premiere: Lloyd's 'Cupid'

March 24, 2011 07:39:57 GMT

Lloyd has just debuted a music video for his single "Cupid". In this clip, the R&B crooner is seen enjoying his bachelor life before he meets a woman who captures his heart. " 'Cupid' is about optimism, the optimism that love brings. The idea of forever, of infinity, it's the best day of my life," he said.

"It's that feeling of first falling for someone, they way it makes you feel and the optimism that love brings," he once also said. "It just feels like everything can be okay, like love can make everything better and last forever. It's a very intimate feeling that we hope for."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Vanessa Hudgens Insists She's Only Friend With Josh Hutcherson

March 24, 2011 07:37:18 GMT

Vanessa Hudgens is adamant there is nothing romantic going on between her and Josh Hutcherson. Quizzed about her dating life post-break-up from Zac Efron during an appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show", the "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island" actress insisted that she is currently single.

When host Ellen DeGeneres pressed on by mentioning her photo with rumored new man Josh, the 22-year-old actress coyly responded, "Can't a girl have friends?" Still, when speaking of her "Journey 2" co-star himself, she admitted, "Aww, I love him. We just did a movie together and we had the best time."
News > TV News

Chris Vance Cast as Former Flame on 'Rizzoli and Isles'

March 24, 2011 07:15:01 GMT

Chris Vance jumps from "Prison Break" to "Dexter" and now to "Rizzoli & Isles". The 39-year-old actor has booked a role on the TNT's hit series as Sgt. Major Charles "Casey" Jones, TV Line reports.

Casey is one of the men in Rizzoli's past who steps back into her circle when she's struggling to recover from being shot and nearly killed in the line of duty. He's a Boston cop who is described in the casting call as "strong-silent-type".
News > Music News

Slipknot's Corey Taylor Terrified of Comeback Concert

March 24, 2011 07:10:21 GMT

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor has confessed he's "scared to death" about returning to the stage for the first time since bassist Paul Gray's death. The rockers have not performed live in public since Gray died from an overdose in an Iowa hotel room last May, and they're due to make their concert comeback at Europe's traveling Sonisphere festival this summer.

Taylor admits he is still struggling to come to terms with the death of his close pal, and he's dreading taking to the stage in Athens, Greece in June without Gray alongside him.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Gwen Stefani Donates $1 Million to Japanese Relief Efforts

March 24, 2011 07:07:03 GMT

Gwen Stefani has taken Sandra Bullock's lead and matched the actress' generous $1 million donation to aid the Japanese relief effort. An estimated 18,000 people lost their lives in the the earthquake and tsunami double disaster on March 11, and celebrities around have been stepping up to help the survivors.

Bullock handed over the big cheque to the American Red Cross last week and now singer and fashion designer Stefani has made a similar donation to Save the Children's Japan Earthquake-Tsunami Children in Emergency Fund.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Broadway Actress Helen Stenborg Died at 86

March 24, 2011 07:02:43 GMT

Broadway star Helen Stenborg has died at the age of 86. The actress passed away on Tuesday, March 22 at her apartment in New York.

Born in Minnesota in 1925, Stenborg became known for her numerous stints onstage. She won acclaim in touring show "Da" in the 1970s, which also featured her late husband, Barnard Hughes, and she landed a Tony nomination in 1999 for her performance in Noel Coward play "Waiting in the Wings". She also starred in Hugh Leonard's "A Life" in 1980 and teamed up with Helen Mirren in "A Month in the Country" (1995).
News > Movie News

Official Plot of 'Clash of the Titans 2' Released

March 24, 2011 06:56:07 GMT

Plot of "Untitled Clash of the Titans Sequel" has been released. After announcing the release date of the forthcoming film, Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures have shared its official plot on Wednesday, March 23.

Some original cast of "Clash of the Titans" are back for the follow-up. Sam Worthington will reprise his role as Perseus, Liam Neeson will return as Zeus, and Ralph Fiennes will play Hades once again. However, Gemma Arterton possibly will not return to star as Io because her name is not mentioned in the released plot. She is allegedly committed to "Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters" which will be shot in Germany.
News > TV News

Zach Galifianakis to Co-Create Comedy Show for HBO

March 24, 2011 06:54:04 GMT

Zach Galifianakis has scored a first-look deal with HBO. He is set to write and produce a pilot presentation for the premium cable network, teaming up with Mike Gibbons. According to Deadline, comedian Brody Stevens will star in the show and Galifianakis is expected to appear too.

The mockumentary-style comedy will revolve around Stevens, who stars as himself, and chronicle one day in the life of the former amateur baseball player. Described as a cross between George Plimpton and "Mr. Baseball" Bob Uecker, Stevens who began doing standup in the mid-1990s has been friends with Galifianakis for 10 years.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Ashley Greene Gets Flirty With Chris Evans

March 24, 2011 06:39:57 GMT

Ashley Greene, who has just split from Joe Jonas, seems to be enjoying her single life. After being spotted going out with Kings of Leon bassist Jared Followill, the "Twilight Saga" beauty sparked speculation that she flirted up the storm with Chris Evans during a recent night out.

According to E! Online, the 24-year-old beauty partied at Trousdale last Tuesday night, March 24 after dining at Boa. It was detailed that at the club, she was spotted spending time together with the "Captain America: The First Avenger" star at the table of "The Hills" star Frankie Delgado.
News > Music News

Release Date and Tracklisting of 'Glee' All-Warblers Album


March 24, 2011 06:21:12 GMT

Details of "Glee: The Music presents The Warblers" have been uncovered. The album compilation will be made available for purchase across the United States on April 19 and will be filled with twelve cover songs performed by the boys from Dalton Academy Warblers.

Katy Perry's summer song "Teenage Dream", which Darren Criss used to impress "Glee" audience during his first guest stint, is listed as the first track. The other songs include Train's "Hey Soul Sister", Paul McCartney's "Silly Love Songs", Pink's "Raise You Glass" and Maroon 5's "Misery".
News > Celebrity Gossip

Howard Stern Sues Radio Bosses Over Unpaid Bonus

March 24, 2011 06:00:27 GMT

Howard Stern has filed suit against his bosses at American radio network Sirius XM over allegations they have failed to pay him performance-based bonuses. The shock jock has taken legal action alleging his employers have reneged on an agreement to hand over stock options if the company exceeded its subscriber estimates by two million or more listeners.

The legal papers, filed at the Supreme Court of the state of New York, state Stern's claim that the offer was made in 2004 and the company surpassed its targets in every year from 2006 to 2010 and was boosted by the merger of Sirius with rival XM. The lawsuit reads, "When Sirius needed Stern, it promised him a share in any success that the company achieved."
News > TV News

'Lost', 'Dexter' and 'Mad Men' Dominate Golden Nymph Awards Nominations

March 24, 2011 05:56:31 GMT

American shows including "Lost", "Dexter" and "Mad Men" look set to dominate the upcoming Monte-Carlo Television Festival after scoring a clutch of nominations for the event's Golden Nymph Awards. The U.S. programs are among the frontrunners in the international competition, which features entries from countries all over the world, including Australia, Canada, Russia, South Africa and Spain.

Mystery show "Lost", starring Matthew Fox and Josh Holloway, is nominated in the Best TV Drama category alongside "Dexter" and "Mad Men", as well as Britain's "Downton Abbey", Ireland's "The Tudors" and Canadian cop drama "Rookie Blue". "Glee", "30 Rock" and "Modern Family" will compete in the Best Comedy series category with the U.K.'s "Mrs Brown's Boys".
News > Celebrity Gossip

Justin Bieber Gives Support for Troubled Chris Brown


March 24, 2011 05:09:29 GMT

Teen star Justin Bieber voiced his support for Chris Brown on Tuesday, March 22 - just hours before the embattled singer was accused of suffering a meltdown in New York. Brown is said to have become annoyed during an interview on "Good Morning America" when the host asked him questions about his 2009 assault on ex-girlfriend Rihanna, and after the chat he allegedly flew into a rage and hurled a chair at his dressing room window.

Bieber recently collaborated with the "Kiss Kiss" hitmaker and he took to his Twitter.com page on Tuesday morning to reiterate his support for Brown and their joint track "Next 2 You". Bieber, who is currently on tour in the U.K., wrote, "Shoutout to Chris Brown who has 'F.A.M.E.' dropping tomorrow. Album is crazy. We got a record on there with me and him called 'Next 2 You'."
News > TV News

'Top Chef All-Stars' Final Two Revealed

March 24, 2011 04:59:58 GMT

"Top Chef All-Stars" is near to crowning the winner, but first the three finalists need to be wilted down to two. Richard Blais from season 4 was the first to be sent to the final round, followed by sixth season contestant Mike Isabella. Antonia Lofaso of season 4 sadly had to end her journey, leaving the boys to compete in the kitchen next week.

The Wednesday, March 23 episode was kicked off with a Quickfire challenge where Antonia, Richard and Mike get to challenge each other to a Quickfire from past seasons. Antonia was to cook tag-team style with Carla, Richard got the one-hand challenge while Mike was assigned to no-utensils. Mike's pork shoulder with black beans won him $5,000 cash.
News > TV News

'American Idol' Recap: Jacob Lusk Makes J.Lo Beg, Casey Abrams Is 'True Original'

March 24, 2011 04:59:32 GMT

On Wednesday, March 23, the top 11 finalists of "American Idol" performed some golden oldies to salute Motown. Jacob Lusk wowed the judges with his rendition of Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell's legendary ballad "You're All I Need to Get By".

Jennifer Lopez enjoyed his performance, singing and dancing on her seat, and she admitted it on her comment, "You made us beg for those notes! ... You move me. You move us." Steven Tyler was more expressive, running up to hug Jacob and scream "hallelujah!" into the mic after the song ended.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Ivanka Trump's Accused Stalker Denied Bail

March 24, 2011 04:51:52 GMT

A man accused of stalking Donald Trump's pregnant daughter Ivanka Trump has been denied bail after a judge ordered him to undergo a psychiatric examination. Justin Massler was put behind bars on Tuesday, March 22 after he appeared in a New York court to plead not guilty to criminal contempt charges for allegedly harassing the blonde beauty.

Court documents released on Tuesday show Massler told detectives, "I should stop bothering her, but I like her."
News > Music News

Lady GaGa: Rebecca Black Is Not Cheesy, She's Genius


March 24, 2011 04:51:43 GMT

Another big star has come to Rebecca Black's defense. During a special interview segment with Google, Lady GaGa praised the internet sensation, "I say Rebecca Black is a genius and anyone that's telling her she's cheesy is full of s**t."

However, GaGa admitted she actually hasn't watched Rebecca's "Friday" music video, which becomes the main reason the teenager got a lot of nasty comments. Nevertheless, she insisted that gaining an overnight fame through internet is "fantastic," gushing "I love the internet."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Newly-Single Jessica Biel Cozying Up to Gerard Butler

March 24, 2011 04:39:30 GMT

Jessica Biel might have moved on from her break-up from Justin Timberlake. Us Magazine reported that the 29-year-old actress has been spotted spending a lot of time cozying up to her "Playing the Field" co-star Gerard Butler after news of her split from her boyfriend of four years made media headline.

The Charisa Sosa of "The A-Team" was first seen getting close to the "300" hunk when they came to a crew member's birthday party at Tokyo Japanese Restaurant & Bar on March 15. One eyewitness told the magazine, "When Gerry got there, he made a beeline for Jessica. He was really flirting with her."
News > TV News

Charlie Sheen Can't Rejoin 'Two and a Half Men', Jeremy Piven Rumored as Replacement

March 24, 2011 03:51:38 GMT

CBS could not bring Charlie Sheen back to "Two and a Half Men", so said sources connected to the production of the show. While there was report that the network has offered the actor his job back, the sources told TMZ there is "no chance" of that happening.

The site noted that it was Warner Bros. who hired Charlie and fired him. Thus, only WB can bring him back despite CBS' desire to have the 45-year-old returning to the sitcom.
News > Movie News

First Look at Shia LaBeouf in 'The Wettest County in the World' Leaked

March 24, 2011 03:38:55 GMT

After rumor went viral that "The Wettest County in the World" is filming around Peachtree, the first look of the upcoming movie has leaked online. On the pictures, Shia LaBeouf is featured on set, donning a period garb and surrounded by children.

Beside the "Transformers: Dark of the Moon" star, the film also assembles other Hollywood stars, including "Inception" star Tom Hardy, "The Dark Knight" actor Gary Oldman, and "Alice in Wonderland" beauty Mia Wasikowska. "The King's Speech" actor Guy Pearce, "Public Enemies" actor Jason Clarke, "True Blood" actor Dane DeHaan and "The Debt" actress Jessica Chastain also reportedly join the club.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Lindsay Lohan Mired in Nightclub Fight

March 24, 2011 03:35:07 GMT

Lindsay Lohan was caught up in a clash between actress Paz de la Huerta and a model during a night out in New York at the weekend. The troubled movie star was enjoying drinks with her pal Samantha Swetra at a Manhattan bar on Saturday night, March 19 when de la Huerta approached their table for a chat.

But the "Boardwalk Empire" actress lost her footing and took a tumble, prompting Swetra to break down in a fit of giggles - and de la Huerta reportedly failed to see the funny side. She allegedly lashed out at Swetra and also smashed a bottle, showering the actress' leg with glass as a stunned Lohan looked on, according to the New York Daily News. A source tells the publication, "Blood was dripping down (Swetra's) leg. Lindsay was pulling shards of glass off of it."
News > TV News

John McCain Portrayed by Ed Harris in 'Game Change'

March 24, 2011 03:30:06 GMT

HBO has found Julianne Moore's partner in "Game Change". Oscar nominee Ed Harris is tapped to play former presidential candidate John McCain in the TV film which follows McCain's 2008 presidential campaign, from his controversial selection of Palin (played by Moore) as his running mate to their ultimate defeat in the general election.

Harris, who is not a Republican like McCain, played a presidential candidate in 1992's movie "Running Mates". Producers of "Game Change" have not yet revealed who will play Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and Joe Biden, three other principals in the 2008 campaign.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Rejecting Plea Deal, Lindsay Lohan to Stand Trial

March 24, 2011 03:21:56 GMT

Lindsay Lohan has chosen to go to trial on her felony grand theft case. The troubled actress, who was accused of stealing a $2,500 necklace in January, insisted she is not guilty and has, on Wednesday, March 23, rejected the plea deal that included jail time. Los Angeles prosecutors confirmed to People Magazine, and her attorney Shawn Holley has since released a statement to the press.

"Ms. Lohan has maintained her innocence from the moment this case was filed and she has never wavered," Shawn explained. "Though many advised her to follow the safe route by taking 'the deal,' the truth is, Ms. Lohan is innocent; she has a strong defense; and we are confident that a jury will listen to the evidence fairly and acquit her."
News > Music News

Adele Returns to No. 1 on Hot 200 as Chris Brown Is Predicted to Sell Big Next Week

March 24, 2011 03:14:51 GMT

After getting kicked out of No. 1 position on Billboard Hot 200 by Lupe Fiasco last week, Adele has come back to the hot spot with her sophomore set "21" despite suffering 26% decrease in sale number. The Grammy-winning singer adds another 98,000 copies in its third week on sale.

Already sitting at the first position for three non-consecutive weeks, Adele might have to give up her place next week as Chris Brown is predicted to take over the chart with "F.A.M.E.". Despite some of bad publicities, he is estimated to sell between 250,000 to 300,000 by week's end on Sunday, March 27.
News > Movie News

First Full Trailer for 'Captain America: The First Avenger' Arrives

March 24, 2011 02:46:16 GMT

Quenching fans' thirst, Paramount Pictures has finally debuted the first full trailer for "Captain America: The First Avenger". In two and a half minutes, the trailer gives a look at skinny Steve Rogers who then transforms into Captain America, and follows him as he questions his capability in doing the task before hitting the battlefield.

The movie will focus on the early days of the Marvel Universe when Steve Rogers volunteers to participate in an experimental program that turns him into the Super Soldier known as Captain America. As Captain America, Rogers joins forces with Bucky Barnes and Peggy Carter to wage war on the evil Hydra organization, led by the villainous Red Skull.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Elizabeth Taylor's Final Resting Place Uncovered

March 24, 2011 02:00:27 GMT

The question where Elizabeth Taylor will be laid to rest has been answered. TMZ has brought up the report that Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery is likely to be the final resting place for the screen legend, who died of congestive heart failure in the early hours of Wednesday, March 23.

Accordingly, the 79-year-old actress will be laid to rest next to her parents, Francis and Sara, and close to Marilyn Monroe. TMZ has posted photo of her potential crypt. The cemetery itself is filled with other late stars, like Natalie Wood, Roy Orbison, Farrah Fawcett, Dean Martin, Merv Griffin and Truman Capote.
News > TV News

Sarah Silverman Not Offended by Charlie Sheen's Comment on 'Kimmel'


March 24, 2011 01:53:49 GMT

Sarah Silverman actually did not take Charlie Sheen's comment about her being a "whore" too seriously. The comedienne responded to the actor's crude joke on Monday night's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!", saying "it sounded actually funny".

Sheen crashed the late night show, brought a toothbrush with him and slammed it on Kimmel's desk. He said, "That whore Sarah Silverman left this at my house". Jimmy Kimmel, who dated Silverman for more than five years, felt it was insulting toward her and edited out the part from the broadcast.
News > TV News

TCM to Pay Tribute to Elizabeth Taylor With 24-Hour Movie Marathon

March 24, 2011 01:52:07 GMT

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) has planned a special tribute for Elizabeth Taylor who just died on March 23. The network will air 24-hour movie memorial movie marathon which is set to begin on Sunday, April 10 at 6 A.M. with her 1943 movie "Lassie Come Home".

"Butterfield 8" (1960) and "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" (1966), which landed Oscar kudos for Taylor, will also be aired at 8 P.M. and 10 P.M. respectively. The special tribute will also feature the 79-year-old actress in spy drama "Conspirator" (1949) which marked her first adult role.
News > Music News

Rebecca Black Lip Synchs on 'Jay Leno', to Donate 'Friday' Proceeds to Japan

March 24, 2011 01:52:07 GMT

After appearing on "Good Morning America", Rebecca Black made her way to "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" on Tuesday night, March 22. The 13-year-old internet sensation sang her viral hit single "Friday", but her performance appeared to be a lip-synch.

Before Black, who wore a polka-dot skirt, purple top and gray sweater, properly held microphone given by Jay Leno, backing track of the "Friday" kicked in. It didn't seem to bother her though - she was all smiles when miming the rest of the words along with the song.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Kim Kardashian, Mariah Carey and Many More React to Elizabeth Taylor's Passing

March 24, 2011 01:25:47 GMT

Hollywood is mourning the loss of one of its legend. In the wake of Elizabeth Taylor's passing in the early hours of Wednesday, March 23, many celebrities have turned to Twitter and other media to pay their tribute to and share their memories of the screen legend. Kim Kardashian, Mariah Carey and Victoria Adams are some of them.

Kim, who recently got the chance to interview Liz for the March issue of Harper's Bazaar, wrote on her Twitter, "I am so saddened about the passing of Elizabeth Taylor! She will always be my idol!" She isn't the only Kardashian sister who publicly mourned the silver-screen icon. Her sisters, Khloe Kardashian and Kourtney Kardashian, tweeted their reactions as well.
 
 
RSS
FB
Twitter