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May 03, 2011

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Patrick Stump Refuses to Celebrate Osama Bin Laden Death


May 03, 2011 15:18:00 GMT


Fall Out Boy rocker, Patrick Stump was in London to embark on a European solo trek when news broke that the U.S. military in Pakistan had killed bin Osama Bin Laden, the mastermind behind the 9/11 attacks, at the weekend.

Patrick Stump admits he was surprised to see relieved patriots in his homeland waving flags to mark the event and admits he found the news footage "unsettling".
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Patti Smith Wins Sweden's Polar Music Prize

May 03, 2011 15:18:00 GMT


Patti Smith will share the honor, which is handed out by the Royal Swedish Academy of Music, with the Kronos Quartet.

The prize committee which selected Smith insisted that "by devoting her life to art in all its forms, Patti Smith has demonstrated how much rock 'n' roll there is in poetry and how much poetry there is in rock 'n' roll".
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Angelina Jolie Replaced by Kate Winslet for Luxury Brand


May 03, 2011 15:18:00 GMT


The "Tomb Raider" star Angelina Jolie was dropped by the designer line last year (2010) after starring in its ad campaigns for more than five years, with redheaded singer Karen Elson, Jack White's wife, taking her place.

But now Elson is out of the picture, too - and "Titanic" star Kate Winslet is slipping into her shoes.
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Sam Claflin Ditched Soccer Hopes for Acting

May 03, 2011 15:18:00 GMT


Sam Claflin was a keen footballer in his youth and planned to sign up for English Premier League club Norwich City, but his sporting career was cut short when he suffered a broken ankle.

Sam Claflin's mother suggested he tried his hand at acting instead and he won roles in several minor British TV shows - and less than two years later he's been plucked from obscurity to star as Johnny Depp's new sidekick in "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides".
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South Park Creators' Mormon Musical Tops Tony Award Nominees

May 03, 2011 13:38:00 GMT


"South Park" has garnered nods across the board including the coveted Best Musical category at the 65th annual prizegiving, which honours the best on Broadway.

"The Book of Mormon" will go up against "Catch Me If You Can", "The Scottsboro Boys" and "Sister Act" for the top prize.
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Mariah Carey Sparks Baby Name Guessing Game


May 03, 2011 11:08:00 GMT


The "Hero" hitmaker, Mariah Carey and her husband Nick Cannon welcomed a boy and a girl at a Los Angeles hospital on Saturday, the couple's third wedding anniversary.

Cannon has been gushing about Mariah Carey and the new arrivals over the weekend, saying, "My wife just gave me the most incredible anniversary gift ever in life! I won't ever be able to top this!" - and now his wife has addressed fans for the first time since the birth.
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Justin Bieber Brings Hero Schoolboy Onstage

May 03, 2011 11:08:00 GMT


Casey Hynes, from Sydney, Australia, became famous earlier this year after a video emerged showing the 16 year old standing up to another student during a verbal and physical attack.

He made headlines around the world, and Justin Bieber invited the schoolboy to join him at his show in Melbourne on Monday, and invited Hynes onstage to introduce his aspirational song "Never Say Never".
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Pixies Urged to Record by Bono

May 03, 2011 11:08:00 GMT


Pixies' last record, "Trompe le Monde", was released in 1991 and the band split two years later. They reunited for a series of concerts in 2004 but have yet to release a new album.

And they have now confirmed they are considering heading back into the studio to lay down new tracks - after some encouraging words from U2 frontman, Bono.
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Stars Turn Out for Mary J. Blige's Fundraiser

May 03, 2011 11:08:00 GMT


The "No More Drama" hitmaker, Mary J. Blige hosted the second Foundation for the Advancement of Women Now (FFAWN) event, to raise awareness of the female empowerment organisation she founded.

Evan Rachel Wood, Kerry Washington and Dianna Agron were also at the Hammerstein Ballroom bash and during the night they saw performances from stars including "Beautiful" hitmaker Christina Aguilera and Jennifer Hudson.
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Rihanna Teases Fans With Glimpse of New Video

May 03, 2011 11:08:00 GMT


The Rihanna's track is set for release next month, and the Bajan beauty has been busy filming the promo for the song.

And she couldn't resist giving her online followers a sneak peek at the video, posting a picture from the shoot on her Twitter page alongside the message, "Bout to tweet u sumn (something) I cud get in trouble for! But I know ur (you are) anxious. CKB video."
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No Feud Between Wiz Khalifa and Kanye West

May 03, 2011 11:08:00 GMT


Kanye West ended his high-profile relationship with Amber Rose last year and the curvaceous beauty went on to date the "Black and Yellow" hitmaker Wiz Khalifa, with the pair going public with its romance in March.

The hip-hop stars' feud was said to have come to a head in a backstage confrontation at California's recent Coachella festival - but Wiz Khalifa insists reports of any ill will are "made up".
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Gary Barlow Gave Up Singing for Seven Years

May 03, 2011 11:08:00 GMT


Gary Barlow launched his own career after the group disbanded, and his debut album "Open Road" topped the charts in the U.K. in 1997.

However, the follow-up - 1999's "Twelve Months", "Eleven Days" - limped into the charts at number 35 and Gary Barlow retreated from the spotlight, concentrating on his songwriting career.
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Rob Lowe Gathered With New York Firefighters After Osama Bin Laden's Death

May 03, 2011 11:08:00 GMT


Rob Lowe admits he was in disbelief after U.S. President Barack Obama announced the al-Qaeda mastermind had been killed in a CIA mission in Pakistan.

Now he hopes Osama bin Laden's death will bring closure for those who lost loved ones in the 9/11 terrorist attacks on America.
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Jake Gyllenhaal and Heath Ledger Auditioned for 'Moulin Rouge!'


May 03, 2011 11:08:00 GMT


Hollywood star Jake Gyllenhaal and late Australian actor Heath Ledger auditioned for the lead male role in "Moulin Rouge!". The part of penniless poet Christian in the 2001 movie musical eventually went to Scottish actor Ewan McGregor but Baz Luhrmann admits it took months of auditions to find the right man for the job.

He tells MTV.com, "I saw everyone. I have audition material of people you wouldn't believe. I know who can really sing, people who've got amazing voices, from that process."
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Foo Fighters Raised $842,000 for Queensland Flood Victim

May 03, 2011 09:13:03 GMT


The Foo Fighters raised a huge $842,000 (GBP526,000) for the Queensland flood relief effort with their special gig Down Under in March. Dave Grohl's band played a show in Auckland, New Zealand to raise funds for the Christchurch earthquake victims before heading to Brisbane, Australia to perform at a charity gig to boost donations for flood victims in Queensland.

Queensland Premier Anna Bligh revealed on Tuesday, May 3, that the band's efforts raised an incredible sum for the Disaster Relief Appeal, which helps residents rebuild their lives and communities following a series of devastating floods which hit the region from December 2010.
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Muhammad Ali Expresses Condolences to Henry Cooper's Family

May 03, 2011 09:08:52 GMT


Boxing great Muhammad Ali has paid a moving tribute to his one-time adversary Henry Cooper, who died on Sunday, May 1. The British fighting legend and charity advocate passed away at his son's home in Surrey, England after a short battle with ill health, two days before his 77th birthday.

Sir Henry famously knocked down a cocky young Ali, then Cassius Clay, in 1963 - a punch which he went on to say "hit me so hard my ancestors in Africa felt it". Ali went on to win the fight and the pair became lifelong pals. After hearing of his death, the 69-year-old fondly remembered Cooper and passed on his condolences to the beloved Brit's family in a touching statement.
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'Gossip Girl' 4.21 Preview: Blair Torn Between Men in Her Life

May 03, 2011 09:07:33 GMT


The road to "happily ever after" will not be smooth for Blair. Before choosing the love of her life in "Gossip Girl" season 4 finale, she will find herself torn between the men in her life as Prince Louis Grimaldi knows she met Chuck and asks her to tell the truth in the next episode.

In the meantime, Charlie (guest star Kaylee DeFer) is finally starting to feel less like a fish-out-of-water with Serena and her friends, but complications present themselves when Charlie is invited to attend the Constance Billard alumni fundraiser. Additionally, Jack Bass' (guest star Desmond Harrington) return to the Upper East Side sets off a chain of events that could end up destroying Chuck and those closest to him.
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'American Idol' Reject Casey Abrams Rallying Behind Haley Reinhart


May 03, 2011 09:06:18 GMT


Casey Abrams is campaigning for votes for rumored girlfriend Haley Reinhart, if TMZ is to be trusted. The "American Idol" contestant, who got the boot on the April 28 result show, has reportedly been telling his family, friends and hometown supporters to use their votes to send the 20-year-old through to the Top 4.

Before Casey was eliminated from "Idol", words ran wild that he was dating Haley. A day after his exit from the competition, the quirky singer set the record straight during a press call. Asked about his shout-out to Haley at the end of his performance, he told reporters, "I was saying goodbye to my very special musical friend. That's all it was." He further stressed they "were never dating."
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Prince William and Kate to Tour Around the World

May 03, 2011 09:04:15 GMT


Royal newlyweds the Duke & Duchess of Cambridge are preparing to meet their subjects around the globe by embarking on a world tour in 2012, according to U.K. reports. Prince William and his beautiful bride wed in front of a worldwide audience of two billion in a lavish ceremony in London on Friday, April 29.

The royal family is keen for the pair to ride on the waves of its popularity by visiting commonwealth nations around the globe in 2012 as part of William's grandmother Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee celebration, which will mark 60 years of her reign.
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'Law and Order: CI' Final Season Opened to Strong Ratings


May 03, 2011 08:46:57 GMT


"Law & Order: Criminal Intent" may be looking at its most watched season. The criminal drama kicked off the tenth and final season on Sunday, May 1 to a great start with 5.1 million viewers tuning in. Statistically it went up 43% from the premiere of season 9 in March last year.

"Criminal Intent" is making a triumph in most demographics, including adults 18-49 (1.88 million, up 35%), adults 25-54 (2.04 million, up 21%) and adults 18-34 (632K, up 31%). The numbers also slightly affected the next hour when "In Plain Sight" premiered its fourth season. The opening episode averaged 3.9 million viewers or up 1% from season 3 debut.
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New Songs: Diggy Simmons' 'Click Clack' and David Guetta's 'Where Them Girls'


May 03, 2011 08:41:04 GMT


Two new songs come out almost at the same time. One titled "Click Clack Away" comes from young rapper Diggy Simmons who is the son of Run DMC's Rev Run, and the other called "Where Them Girls At" which is recorded by French disc jokey David Guetta.

The teen rapper teams up with Grammy-winning singer/songwriter Bruno Mars. "You shot me through the heart staring in your eyes/ So I might die a happy man today/ Just empty out your barrel girl/ It's alright, click clack away," the "Grenade" crooner kicks in the track.
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Liv Tyler and Charlie Hunnam Make Out in 'The Ledge' First Trailer

May 03, 2011 08:38:09 GMT


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The first trailer for "The Ledge" has been released. The video, obtained via Yahoo! Movies, features Charlie Hunnam who is about to throw himself out of a building, with Terrence Howard trying to convince him to come down from the ledge. In another scene, Hunnam is seen making out with Liv Tyler.

"The Ledge" tells a story of two men embroiled in a complicated love triangle with a beautiful woman. Their opposing philosophies escalate into a lethal battle of wills. Patrick Wilson's Joe forces Hunnam's Gavin onto the ledge of a tall building, giving him one hour to make a choice between his own life and someone else's.
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Sneak Peek to 'The Bachelorette' With Ashley Hebert

May 03, 2011 08:17:17 GMT


ABC has unleashed the first promo for "The Bachelorette" season 7 which has Ashley Hebert as the main star. The 26-year-old beauty from Maine was dumped by Brad Womack on the last season of "The Bachelor", and she is ready to open her heart for 25 men who are trying to impress her.

But Ashley will get her heartbroken early in the show as she is reportedly warned in the season's opening episode that one man could be on the show for the wrong reasons. Digital Spy also reports that the first episode will see a stolen kiss at the cocktail party, one man introducing Ashley to his mum over speakerphone, a love note written on giant cue cards, and one bachelor arriving hidden behind a mask.
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Pics: January Jones Gets Geeky at NBA Playoffs

May 03, 2011 08:15:18 GMT


January Jones has pulled off a geek chic look during a recent outing. The Betty Draper on "Mad Men" was snapped wearing a pair of spectacles as she made her way into the Staples Center to watch the first Playoffs game between Los Angeles Lakers and Dallas Mavericks on Monday night, May 2.

The 33-year-old actress didn't hide her growing baby bump as she wore a form-fitting purple shirt underneath a black bolero that she paired with white trousers. Inside the sports arena, she was joined by "Dexter" actress Jennifer Carpenter. The two seemed to be having a blast together as they were seen sharing laughs throughout the game.
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'Resident Evil' Director Picks 'Pompeii' as Latest Film

May 03, 2011 08:15:02 GMT


Post the filming of "The Three Musketeers", Paul W.S. Anderson opts "Pompeii" as his next venture. The director has reunited with his "Musketeers" team, Constantin Film and Summit Entertainment on the film about a romance amid the destruction of Pompeii by Mount Vesuvius.

Anderson, producer of four "Resident Evil" films, once again takes seat as a director in this new film with Impact Pictures' Jeremy Bolt and Constantin's Robert Kulzer taking duties as producers. Summit will be in charge of its U.S. distribution and selling at Cannes International Film Festival while Constantin would be the financier.
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Edward and Bella's Romantic Scene Featured in New 'Breaking Dawn' Image


May 03, 2011 08:00:40 GMT


New images for the next installments of "Twilight' Saga Breaking Dawn" have been unleashed. After some stills went online in late April, Summit Entertainment has officially released other high-res pictures for the movie. On one photo, shirtless Edward and bikini-clad Bella are seen embracing each other in a waterfall.

The characters played by Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart are additionally highlighted in some other pictures, but there are still some photos exposing other characters like Jacob Black (Taylor Lautner), Alice Cullen (Ashley Greene), Aro (Michael Sheen), and Caius (Jamie Campbell Bower). Additionally, an image gives the first look at Mia Maestro's Carmen and Christian Camargo's Eleazar.
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Lady Antebellum's New Single 'Just a Kiss' Released


May 03, 2011 07:54:53 GMT


Lady Antebellum have offered the first taste of their new album. Dave Haywood, Charles Kelley and Hillary Scott dropped a single called "Just a Kiss", a love song which talks about taking things slow in an exciting new romance. The country music trio wrote the song themselves.

"We love writing songs from personal experience, and this is definitely one of those songs," Scott said. "There is so much excitement at the beginning of a new relationship ... all the butterflies and that optimistic feeling that this person could be 'the one'."
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'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' Season 6 Trailer Debuted

May 03, 2011 07:23:34 GMT


There is about a month before the premiere of "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" season 6. To tide fans over the show's return, E! has debuted a trailer for the reality series. There is no big drama in the preview since all the girls are featured in good mood.

Kourtney Kardashian's living partner, Scott Disick, appears briefly in the trailer. While there is no hint about a wedding, he declares a statement to take Kim Kardashian's sister as a wife, but fails to impress her mother, Kris Jenner.
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Lindsay Lohan Attends Community Service Orientation Sans Bra

May 03, 2011 07:12:18 GMT


Lindsay Lohan appears to have gone a little bit racy when showing up at the Downtown Women's Center in Los Angeles, California recently. The 24-year-old actress attended an orientation session for her court-mandated community service on Monday, May 2, and was snapped wearing a very sheer top sans bra when leaving the center.

The actress, who has just landed a role in "Gotti: Three Generations", also wore a loose cardigan, a pair of shorts and leopardskin print pumps for the occasion. Looking pretty relaxed, she loosely tied her hair back and held a can of Coca-Cola on her left hand. The troubled star was accompanied by her lawyer Shawn Chapman Holley.
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David Boreanaz Confirms Season 7 of 'Bones'

May 03, 2011 07:10:11 GMT


David Boreanaz broke the news of "Bones" season 7 before the official announcement came out. He wrote on Twitter on Monday, May 2 night, "OT! Orange and Black craziness! Oh, Season 7 is GO for Bones".

"Bones" renewal actually is inevitable as showrunner Hart Hanson said last month that there was only "business stuff" left to take care of. "It's license fee negotiations," said Hanson. "They are talking like crazy over there. In 2009, it wasn't settled until the weekend before upfronts. I imagine this could be anywhere between now and May 15. I'm very confident we will come to a deal."
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Panic At the Disco Debut 'Ready to Go' Music Video

May 03, 2011 07:09:01 GMT


Panic At the Disco's "Ready to Go" music video has just been debuted. It follows Brendon Urie and Spencer Smith popping up in three different places which seem to be several years back in the past. They are jamming in a 50s-inspired set among other vintage-themed scenes.

"Ready to Go (Get Me Out of My Mind)" is lifted from the duo's latest studio album "Vices & Virtues" which peaked at No. 7 on Billboard Hot 200 since making its way out in the U.S. in March. It's the second single to follow up the lead track "The Ballad of Mona Lisa".
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Chris Hemsworth Could Hunt Kristen Stewart in 'Snow White and the Huntsman'

May 03, 2011 06:27:28 GMT


Chris Hemsworth may trade his hammer for an ax. Deadline reports that the "Thor" star is the front-runner to play the huntsman in Rupert Sanders-directed "Snow White and the Huntsman".

If Hemsworth is chosen, he will star opposite Kristen Stewart and Charlize Theron who are set to portray Snow White and evil queen respectively. His character is ordered by evil queen to kill Snow White. However, the man decides to train Snow White to take care of herself.
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Amy Grant and Vince Gill Scrap Shows Following Mother's Death

May 03, 2011 06:19:42 GMT


Country couple Amy Grant and Vince Gill have pulled out of their immediate commitments following the death of Grant's mother. Gloria Dean Napier Grant died on Saturday, April 30 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Grant and Gill canceled their performances at "The Nashville Choir presents a Tribute to the Songs of Bill & Gloria Gaither" event on Sunday, May 1, and Gill has scrapped his appearance at Monday night's (May 2) flood commemoration event, "Voices Rising: Remembering One Year Later".
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Kottonmouth Kings Lead Singer Recovering After Neck Stabbing

May 03, 2011 06:19:19 GMT


Kottonmouth Kings frontman Daddy X is recovering from emergency surgery after he was stabbed in the neck. According to TMZ.com, the rocker underwent an operation to repair the damage from a knife wound.

Although it is not yet known how the incident occurred, the website shows a picture of a sedated-looking Daddy X - real name Brad Xavier - in a surgery gown and attached to an intravenous drip. In a posted message to fans, he writes, "Surgery went well... no major arteries... thanks for the love and concern... got some pain meds (medications) and in recovery!!"
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Copy of Kate Middleton's Wedding Dress Revealed

May 03, 2011 05:50:15 GMT


Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge's Sarah Burton wedding gown and her sister Pippa's maid of honor outfit have already been copied and will be available to royal wannabes in American stores later this year.

IS Collections seamstresses worked tirelessly through the weekend after scrutinizing the Middleton siblings' royal wedding day outfits on Friday, April 29. The bridal gown knock-off is already available to order via Nordstrom.com and it will hit stores in September. Pippa's dress will be recreated for budget store Dillards, where it will retail for $220 (GBP138).
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Barry Levinson to Replace Nick Cassavetes in 'Gotti: Three Generations'

May 03, 2011 05:46:25 GMT


"Rain Man" and "The Natural" moviemaker Barry Levinson is in talks to replace Nick Cassavetes as the director of John Travolta's Gotti family biopic. Cassavetes quit "Gotti: Three Generations", due to a scheduling conflict, just a week after staging a press conference to announce his leading men, Travolta and Joe Pesci, last month.

But his director's seat won't be vacant for long, according to trade paper Variety. Levinson is slated to take charge of the Fiore Films project, which will star Travolta as mob boss John Gotti, Pesci as his deputy Angelo Ruggiero and Lindsay Lohan as John Gotti Jr.'s wife Kim.
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'The Hurt Locker' Writer to Use Bin Laden's Death for New Film's Climax

May 03, 2011 05:45:28 GMT


Oscar-winning writer/producer Mark Boal is busy turning Osama Bin Laden's death into a dramatic climax for his upcoming screenplay about the search for the Al-Qaeda leader.

Boal and his "The Hurt Locker" partner and director Kathryn Bigelow have been working on the script about operatives on the hunt for bin Laden since they won gold for the 2009 war movie - and now they have a solid ending, according to a Variety exclusive.
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Mummified Body of Yvette Vickers Found in Her Home


May 03, 2011 05:44:23 GMT


The mummified remains of model-turned-actress Yvette Vickers has been found in her Los Angeles home. Police experts suggest the one-time Playboy Playmate may have died alone a year ago. Her body was discovered by a curious neighbor on Wednesday, April 27.

The 82-year-old appeared in classic B-movies "Attack of the 50-Foot Woman" and "Attack of the Giant Leeches". Susan Savage, the neighbor who found Vickers' corpse, tells the Los Angeles Times the actress was in an upstairs room of her dilapidated Benedict Canyon home.
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Discovery to Air One Hour Special Detailing Osama's Death

May 03, 2011 05:11:49 GMT


Since Osama bin Laden's death has become a hot topic on the last few days, Discovery Channel will air a one hour special that highlights the event. The network has lined up "Killing bin Laden" which "provides an intimate second-by-second account of the Bin Laden operation."

"Utilizing a global team of local reporters, fixers and cameras on the ground in Abbottabad, Pakistan," the special will detail how the operation was planned and executed, and the special ops involved in the operation. It will additionally provide scoop on the burial of bin Laden at sea.
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt Won't Return to 'G.I. Joe 2'


May 03, 2011 04:48:47 GMT


There won't be Joseph Gordon-Levitt in "G.I. Joe 2". When asked by Collider whether he will reprise his role as Rex Lewis in "G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra" sequel, the actor simply said, "No," yet did not give further details on the reason.

On the same occasion, Gordon-Levitt also talked about his involvement in upcoming "The Dark Knight Rises" where he lands role as John Blake. Expressing his excitement to work with Christopher Nolan who has directed him in "Inception", he said, "I'm incredibly excited to work with Chris again."
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2011 MET Ball: Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Z Get Booed on Red Carpet


May 03, 2011 04:44:44 GMT


Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Z have found themselves getting booed on the red carpet. The "Halo" singer and her music mogul husband attended this year's Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City on Monday night, May 2, and upset photographers when they failed to pose for pictures.

Reporting the incident was The Cut. The New York Fashion Magazine's fashion blog first tweeted, "OMG Beyonce and Jay-Z are being BOOED at the #MetGala for not posing for pictures! Yes, boo!" In another tweet, it was explained, "Beyonce's Pucci dress was so tight she could barely walk up the stairs as she failed to stop for the photographers. #MetGala".
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Selena Gomez to Co-Host and Perform at MuchMusic Video Awards

May 03, 2011 04:37:52 GMT


Selena Gomez is officially announced as a co-host and performer at MuchMusic Video Awards for its upcoming 2011 celebration. This marks the "Ramona and Beezus" movie beauty's first trip to the MuchMusic HQ in Toronto.

Talking about her involvement at the event, the girlfriend of Canadian pop idol Justin Bieber said in a statement, "I am thrilled and honored to host the MuchMusic Video Awards." The teen songstress continued, "I look forward to seeing all my Canadian fans and kicking off the summer together."
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Armie Hammer to Lead Psychological Thriller '2:22'

May 03, 2011 04:35:10 GMT


More jobs are streaming down on Armie Hammer's way. The "The Social Network" star is now attached to a psychological thriller about an air traffic controller who investigates a mysterious flash of light. Titled "2:22", the project was announced by Lightstream Pictures on Monday, May 2.

The studio's co-founder Paul Currie would be directing and using the script from Todd Stein and Nathan Parker's original concept. The film is described as "rollercoaster thriller that centers on Dylan an air traffic controller who is given a jolt when he narrowly escapes being responsible for a mid air collision between two passenger planes."
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'House M.D.' 2.17 Preview: House's New Addiction

May 03, 2011 04:26:53 GMT


"The biggest surprise is yet to come," says the preview of new "House M.D." episode. The medical drama is close to wrapping up the seventh season which may end up revealing another downside of House. In "The Fix", the team begins to suspect House may have another type of drug problem.

House's addiction to Vicodin began to eat him up at the end of season 5 when he started to have hallucinations and finally admitted himself to a psychiatric hospital. His old habit came back several episodes ago when he could not stand the thought of Cuddy's potential death. When his lover found out that he popped the pills again, she broke off the relationship and consequently his heart. The event triggers a full relapse for House.
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Video: Miley Cyrus Covering Nirvana's 'Smell Like Teen Spirit'

May 03, 2011 04:09:14 GMT


Miley Cyrus surprised her fans at Estadio Olimpico Atahualpa in Ecuador on April 29 when she performed a rendition of Nirvana's single "Smell Like Teen Spirit". A video of the former Disney star rocking out the 1991 track at the Gypsy Heart tour opener recently hit the web.

"I have a lot of fans come up and tell me that I inspire them and make them want to follow their dreams," Miley told the crowd. "And so this one I want to be able to do the music that inspired me and made me want to be here on this stage tonight."
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'Fringe' Season Finale Trailer Teases the End of Days

May 03, 2011 03:59:30 GMT


FOX has just released an epic trailer for "Fringe" season 3 finale. Titled "The Day We Died", the episode sees people lying down on the street when the world turns into a chaos. A beloved team member will also meet an untimely demise as it is hinted by the synopsis.

Meanwhile, questions will be answered as Peter confronts his destiny, which is to be responsible for the end of the world. Meeting Walter in the other world, Peter receives a threat from his own father who says, "You've destroyed my universe, son. Now I'm gonna destroy yours."
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Video: Justin Bieber Celebrates Bullied Aussie Teen During Concert


May 03, 2011 03:38:00 GMT


Pop sensation Justin Bieber is definitely vocal about his support against school bullies. While entertaining fans during a Melbourne, Australia concert on Monday night, May 2, the "Baby" hitmaker invited Casey Heynes to join him on the stage, and celebrated the fact that the 15-year-old stood up against his bully.

As he brought Casey on stage, the singer boyfriend of Disney darling Selena Gomez told his screaming fans, "Everybody give it up for this kid." He continued to say, "I just wanted to say, he is very inspirational, he shows other people to stand up for what they believe in." He then let the Aussie teen to introduce his next song, "Never Say Never".
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Video Premiere: Jennifer Lopez's 'I'm Into You'

May 03, 2011 03:08:02 GMT


Jennifer Lopez has just premiered a Melina Matsoukas-directed music video for her new single "I'm Into You" on "TODAY" show. The female judge of "American Idol" hits a Mexican beach and frolics in the sand with Cuban hunky model and actor William Levy.

Despite previous rumors that Lil Wayne, who is featured in the single, was going to make a cameo, this music video doesn't see the rap mogul making appearance. Instead, it features Lopez breaking into an unexpected dance routine to her song "Papi".
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Chris Hemsworth, Jaimie Alexander and More at 'Thor' Hollywood Premiere

May 03, 2011 03:06:48 GMT


"Thor" has brought down the hammer to Hollywood for its U.S. premiere. Hosted by Isaiah Mustafa, the premiere was held at the El Capitan Theater on Monday, May 2, starting at 8:30 P.M. ET. The live stream of the premiere for the fantasy film is available on Marvel.com.

Attending the red carpet was Chris Hemsworth, who stars as the title character in the film. Jaimie Alexander additionally appeared at the event in her gray gown. Anthony Hopkins, Ray Stevenson, Joshua Dallas, and Kat Dennings were among other supporting actors hitting the premiere. Director Kenneth Branagh walked the red carpet as well.
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2011 MET Ball: Taylor Swift Elegant in Couture, Kristen Stewart Bold in Red


May 03, 2011 02:54:08 GMT


Hollywood beauties have stepped out in their best dresses to celebrate this year's Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. Among those showing off their fashionista side on Monday night, May 2 were country music hitmaker Taylor Swift and "Twilight Saga" star Kristen Stewart.

21-year-old Taylor went dramatic yet elegant for her red carpet look. The "Back to December" singer wore a J. Mendel couture Asymmetric Petal gown. She paired her nude and black lace dress with Lorraine Schwartz jewels and Christian Louboutin pumps, and completed her look with a side chignon, smoky eyes and signature red lips.
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'DWTS' Recap: Kendra Wilkinson Does Elegant and Sexy Tango

May 03, 2011 02:30:48 GMT


"Dancing with the Stars" returned with Ballroom Greats theme on Tuesday, May 2 when the six remaining couples were participating in a group dance in addition to their own performances. The group scores were combined with those from their individual performances to determine the rankings.

Last week's two highest scorers were given the rights to choose who are in their groups. Chelsea Kane (previously known as Chelsea Staub) chose Ralph Macchio and Lil' Romeo. They danced the cha-cha to Lady GaGa's "Born This Way". The judges, which were added with Latin champion Donnie Burns as a special judge, were impressed and gave them 30 out of 40.
News > TV News

'Chuck' Photo: First Look at Sarah in Wedding Dress

May 03, 2011 02:02:17 GMT


There is indeed a wedding for Chuck and Sarah in the season finale of "Chuck". TV Guide has got its hand on a photo from the May 16 episode, revealing the CIA agent wearing a white wedding gown and looking hopeful.

Despite the attempted nuptials, co-creator Chris Fedak claims nothing is that certain on "Chuck". He says, "The wedding has been something we've been building up to, but this being Chuck, that doesn't mean everyone will survive until the 'I Do's'."
News > Music News

Official Sneak Peeks to Lady GaGa's 'Judas' Music Video


May 03, 2011 01:49:15 GMT


Lady GaGa's "Judas" music video has been teased in an official still and TV spot. The picture, posted on Twitter, depicts the Monster ringleader roaming the street with her motorcycle gang. The TV spot, meanwhile, gives a closer look at GaGa portraying Mary Magdalene wearing a leather jacket and headband.

The music video, which will feature Norman Reedus as Judas, is co-directed by GaGa and her choreographer Laurieann Gibson. It's going to premiere uncut on E! News this coming Thursday, May 5 at 7/6c and at 11:30/10c. "Motorcycle Fellini PopArt FantasyFilm + Haus Directorial Debut," the outlandish singer confirmed it on Twitter.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Arrested for DUI, Rick Springfield Looks Sad in Mug Shot

May 03, 2011 01:35:52 GMT


Rick Springfield, the singer best known for his '80s hit "Jessie's Girl", has a run-in with the law recently. TMZ broke the news that the 61-year-old was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence on Sunday night, May 1. The gossip site has also uncovered the sad-looking mug shot of the rocker.

As for the details leading to Rick's arrest, Steve Whitmore, a spokesman for the L.A. County Sheriff's Department, told Los Angeles Times that the soap actor-turned-crooner was driving his 1963 Corvette when being pulled over by sheriff's deputies near Pacific Coast Highway and Trancas Canyon Road at around 8 P.M. "He made a maneuver away from the light and it prompted them to stop and pull him over," he said.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Flavor Flav Settles Traffic Cases

May 02, 2011 21:02:00 GMT


The Public Enemy star, Flavor Flav, real name William Drayton, Jr., was pulled over by a cop for a routine traffic violation, but a search of his name turned up four outstanding warrants for the hip-hop veteran, each stemming from vehicular charges.

He was booked and released, but Flavor Flav was left angered by the police stop, and has hit out at the arresting officer for allegedly trying to "make a name for himself" by booking a famous face.
News > Movie News

Christopher Cross Refuses to Watch Russell Brand's Revamped 'Arthur'

May 02, 2011 21:02:00 GMT


Christopher Cross recorded the theme to the 1981 "Arthur" movie classic and was upset when he heard of remake plans.

He has nothing against Russell Brand, but feels moviemakers should have left the film well alone.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Charlie Sheen Vows to Help Tornado Victims

May 02, 2011 21:02:00 GMT


Severe storms swept across America over a 24-hour period, beginning on Wednesday, April 27, levelling entire neighbourhoods and claiming nearly 300 lives.

The former "Two and a Half Men" star, Charlie Sheen who toured the damaged southern state on Sunday, vowed to help people by organising a benefit, reports the Associated Press.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Jesse James Couldn't Bring Himself to Write About Baby Louis


May 02, 2011 21:02:00 GMT


The TV mechanic Jesse James' marriage fell apart in March, 2010 when his infidelity was exposed in a U.S. tabloid and his divorce from Sandra Bullock was finalised months later.

It was subsequently revealed that the couple had started a family of their own two months before James hit headlines, adopting baby Louis from Louisiana, and Bullock completed the adoption process as a single mother following their split.
News > Movie News

Al Jourgensen Suing Over Ministry Documentary

May 02, 2011 18:02:00 GMT


"Fix: The Ministry Movie", which has been years in the making, gives fans a behind-the-scenes look at the band Ministry and features commentary from the likes of Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor, Tool and Motorhead's Lemmy Kilmister.

The documentary, which also details Al Jourgensen's wild drug past, premiered at the Chicago International Movies & Music Festival last month, but the Ministry star is angry at its screening - because he did not give director Doug Freel and producer Edward Bates permission to release the film.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Katy Perry Quits Google After Marriage Spoiler

May 02, 2011 18:02:00 GMT


The "I Kissed a Girl" hitmaker Katy Perry revealed last year that funnyman Russell Brand's proposal in 2009 came as no surprise as she'd received a Google alert about it weeks before.

She made a vow at the start of this year to stop reading about herself online - and she's adamant the decision has made her life "much better".
News > Celebrity Gossip

Odd Future's Frank Ocean Arrested


May 02, 2011 18:02:00 GMT


Frank Ocean of cult rap group Odd Future was taken into custody on Thursday morning following a run-in with cops.

Specific details about the incident are unknown, but the 23 year old unleashed a bitter tirade against the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) on his Twitter page moments after his release.
News > Movie News

Hemsworth Brothers Fall Out Over 'Thor' Role

May 02, 2011 18:02:00 GMT


The Aussie stars Chris Hemsworth and Liam Hemsworth both auditioned for the Marvel Comics lead "Thor", but it was "Star Trek" actor Chris who triumphed after winning over British director Kenneth Branagh with his recital of a speech from Shakespeare play Henry V.

"The Last Song" star Liam Hemsworth previously brushed off the snub, saying: "I got flown over (to Los Angeles) to do a screen test for 'Thor' which my older brother ended up getting. We had a fight, a big one. No, I'm happy for him to get something. As long as a Hemsworth is throwing that hammer around, then we're good."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Charlie Sheen Raises $20,000 for Injured Baseball Fan

May 02, 2011 18:02:00 GMT


The San Francisco Giants fan was beaten into a coma by thugs outside a baseball game at the end of March and Charlie Sheen pledged to raise cash for Stow and his family during his "My Violent Torpedo of Truth/Death Is Not an Option" tour stop in San Francisco.

The actor raised $9,000 (GBP5,625) from merchandise sales and a further $4,000 (GBP2,500) from a pre-show collection. Sheen then agreed to add the extra cash to get the total to $20,000, according to HollyScoop.com.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Emma Roberts Dating Chord Overstreet?

May 02, 2011 18:02:00 GMT


The young actors, Emma Roberts and Chord Overstreet were among a group of celebrities who gathered at the Top of the Standard on Thursday night to celebrate the upcoming release of action epic "Thor".

Julia Roberts' niece recently split from her tennis player boyfriend Dathan Kuppin - but she's not weeping over the break-up and has reportedly struck up a relationship with Chord Overstreet, according to the New York Daily News.
 
 
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