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June 10, 2011

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Peter Dinklage's Wife Pregnant With His First Child

June 10, 2011 16:29:39 GMT


Peter Dinklage of "Game of Thrones" is expecting his first child with theater actress wife Erica Schmidt. A representative for the happy couple confirmed to Us Weekly that Erica is pregnant but did not release further details. Dinklage, who will turn 42 this Saturday, eloped with Erica to Las Vegas in 2005.

HBO has renewed "Game of Thrones" for season 2. Dinklage plays political manipulator Tyrion Lannister opposite Sean Bean, Lena Headey and Jason Momoa among others. The new drama has garnered both fans and critics praise for its high production value, the well-realized world and compelling characters.
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Russell Crowe Apologizes for Anti-Circumcision Remark


June 10, 2011 15:49:33 GMT


Russell Crowe made himself exist again on Twitter by calling Jewish tradition of circumcision "barbaric and stupid". Hundreds of protests and a few arguments from the "Gladiator" actor after, Crowe apologized on Twitter and emphasized that he meant no harm to any nationalities with his comments.

His first shocking tweet was, "Circumcision is barbaric and stupid. Who are you to correct nature? Is it real that GOD requires a donation of foreskin? Babies are perfect." When one follower told him that it's for hygienic reason, the actor replied, "Hygenic? Why don't you sew up your a** then?"
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'Teen Mom' Amber Portwood Got Probation and Therapy

June 10, 2011 15:26:16 GMT


Infamous "Teen Mom" Amber Portwood went to an Indiana court on Thursday, June 9 to plead guilty to domestic violence charges. The world watched last September as she slapped and kicked Gary Shirley, father of her baby, right in front of the child.

Soon after the episode aired, MTV was forced to give up the footage for further investigation. Amber was then charged with two felony domestic battery charges which could keep her behind the bars for three years or cost her $10,000 fine. But result from the court session on Thursday was far from prison or money.
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'Jersey Shore' Pics: Snooki and Vinny Make Street Performance


June 10, 2011 09:10:44 GMT


Snooki and Vinny Guadagnino have provided a little entertainment to passerby on the streets of Florence on Thursday, June 9. The two "Jersey Shore" cast who are currently in Italy to film season 4 of the reality show, performed on the streets reportedly to get a little extra money.

Wearing a blue shirt matched with gray trousers, Vinny played a mini guitar while sitting in front of a clothes shop. Snooki, clad in black shirt and pants, did a small dance by making some silly moves. When she did not dance, the guidette was seen holding a white cap to collect money from people.
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Report: Mary-Kate Olsen Hooking Up With Kanye West


June 10, 2011 08:55:21 GMT


Shortly after Ashley Olsen was linked romantically to Justin Timberlake, words are spreading that her twin sister, Mary-Kate Olsen, got cozy with another famous musician. According to Perez Hilton, the Kendra Hilferty of "Beastly" was spotted hooking up with "Heartless" rapper Kanye West.

While details of the hook-up itself remain scarce, celebrity blogger Perez claimed that it happened on Wednesday night, June 8. At the time, Kanye was reportedly celebrating his 34th birthday with a bash at Submercer Nightclub in New York City.
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Anne Hathaway Tears Costume on 'Dark Knight Rises' Set


June 10, 2011 08:45:09 GMT


Rumor has it, Anne Hathaway is involved in a minor accident during the filming of "The Dark Knight Rises". The White Queen in "Alice in Wonderland" has allegedly got a mishap involving her costume and buttocks when she was doing a fighting scene.

"Anne was filming a very similar fight scene when her costume split right open right on her bottom," a source spilled to Showbiz Spy. "She's putting everything into this role both physically and emotionally and the wardrobe department is paying the price. She must have gone through a dozen costume changes due to Anne throwing herself around."
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Gwyneth Paltrow Questions Whether the Bible Condemns Homosexuality


June 10, 2011 08:16:08 GMT


Gwyneth Paltrow isn't afraid of speaking out her mind over delicate subjects. The actress, who plays Holly Holliday on season 2 of "Glee", has recently made use of her Goop blog to tackle the issue of gays and religion. In a recent post titled "Homosexuality in the Bible," she questioned whether or not the Bible really condemns homosexuality.

"A few months ago, in the heat of the tragic teen suicides that came about from intolerance of homosexuality, I saw a man on television who was apologizing for wishing death on gays from his Facebook page," wrote the 38-year-old. "This member of an Arkansas school board was contrite for the violence in his words, but maintained that his values pertaining to homosexuality would remain, as he felt homosexuality was condemned in the bible."
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30 Seconds to Mars Win Big at 2011 Kerrang! Awards

June 10, 2011 07:54:25 GMT


30 Seconds to Mars were triumphant at 2011 Kerrang! Awards which was held on Thursday, June 9 in London, England. The group of three grabbed two kudos for Best Single ("Hurricane") and Best International Band.

"Thank You So Much For The Two Kerrang Awards!! Its because of this wonderful family that we won. We accept them, with love, on your behalf," Jared Leto thanked fans for the win via Twitter. The band edged out My Chemical Romance which led the nominations with five.
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Diego Luna to Be Matt Damon's BFF in 'Elysium'

June 10, 2011 07:50:08 GMT


"Elysium" is likely to welcome another actor as a cast member. Diego Luna, Sean Penn's co-star in "Milk", is reported to be in negotiations to star in the forthcoming science fiction movie.

Variety broke the news, reporting that the 31-year-old actor will take the role of Julio, the best friend of Matt Damon's character in the flick. So far, the cast line-up includes Jodie Foster, Sharlto Copley and Wagner Moura in addition to Damon.
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Selena Gomez: Justin Bieber Passes My Mom's Test


June 10, 2011 07:39:47 GMT


While she is usually quiet about her love life, Selena Gomez dropped a bit of information about her mother's meeting with Justin Bieber. The "Wizards of Waverly Place" star offered the inside scoop about the meeting when stopping by "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" for an episode aired on Thursday, June 9.

During the interview, Selena was asked by host Jay Leno if her mother has met her pop singer boyfriend. To the question, she replied with a smile on her face, "Yes." Not satisfied with the simple answer, Jay pursued further, "And how'd that go? Okay? Did she like him?" This time, the 18-year-old said, "He passed the test."
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First Footage From 'Wonder Woman' Pilot Surfaces

June 10, 2011 06:43:34 GMT


"Wonder Woman" was not picked up by NBC for its fall line-up, but people still can get a sneak peek to the pilot. The first teaser to the reboot project has recently hit the web, showing Adrianne Palicki in the titular character's costume as she is seen walking towards the camera with furious expression.

Joining Palicki in the cast ensemble were Elizabeth Hurley who was tapped to play villain Veronica Cale, and Justin Bruening who was cast as Steve Trevor aka the primary love interest of Wonder Woman/Diana Price. Both of them do not appear in the newly-released snippet.
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Video Premiere: Bright Eyes' 'Jejune Stars'

June 10, 2011 06:41:44 GMT


Indie rock band Bright Eyes have treated their fans with a new music video for "Jejune Stars". Coming out via MTV Hive, the explosive video is filled with pyrotechnics and features the band performing the hard-edged pop song in front of fiery signs.

"Jejune Stars" is an up-tempo synth-rock number from Bright Eyes' latest album "The People's Key". Its music video has "Where the Wild Things Are" cinematographer Lance Acord serving behind the lens. Back in February, the Conor Oberst-led band performed the tune on "Late Show with David Letterman".
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Freddie Highmore, Emma Roberts Get Closer in Fresh 'Art of Getting By' Trailer

June 10, 2011 06:31:45 GMT


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Emma Roberts and Freddie Highmore are getting closer in a new trailer for "The Art of Getting By". The fresh video, obtained via Digital Spy, sees Freddie refusing to do an assignment from his teacher. Later, the footage switches to romantic scenes between him and Emma, including the one where he told Emma, "I was nothing. I felt like nothing. You change that."

Freddie's character, George, is a lonely underachieving teen who is about to fail high school in the end of his senior year. He is befriended by his crush, Emma's Sally, but is unable to express his feelings for her.
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'So You Think You Can Dance' Reveals the Top 20

June 10, 2011 05:55:22 GMT


Twenty dancers have been chosen to enter the next round of "So You Think You Can Dance" season 8. The partial list of this top 20, which consist of ten males and ten females, had been previously leaked via OMG! Dance.

These finalists were announced on a Thursday (June 9) episode. After their names were mentioned among the top 20, they made a group performance before they all danced together to wrap up the show.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Kate Middleton Stunning in Rose Gown at First Official Engagement

June 10, 2011 05:21:45 GMT


Kate Middleton continues to dazzle with her fashion choice. On Thursday, June 9, the Duchess of Cambridge dazzled in a rose-colored dress as she and her royal husband, Prince William, made their first official engagement as a married couple at the 10th Annual Absolute Return for Kids (ARK) gala dinner at Perks Field in London.

Arriving in a blue Jaguar, the 29-year-old looked lovely in a blush organza gown embellished with Swarovski crystal by British designer Jenny Packham. For the evening event, she wore her wavy, chocolate-brown hair down. She completed her look with a matching purse and a pair of LK Bennett shoes. Her husband, in the meantime, looked sharp in his black tuxedo.
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Black Eyed Peas 'Feel Horrible' Having to Cancel Central Park Concert

June 10, 2011 04:20:32 GMT


Black Eyed Peas have expressed their regret for having to cancel their Central Park benefit concert on Thursday night, June 9. Shortly after organizers announced they were pulling the plug on the show because of severe thunderstorms, band member Taboo took to his Twitter account and wrote, "Fergie [Stacy Ferguson] is really sorry it's not happening we feel horrible."

In the same tweet, the 35-year-old rapper continued, "We are devastated and Fergie told me to tweet this she loves u all." He later posted another tweet that read, "I hope that the concert will be rescheduled ASAP , our pea-ple deserve it , my peaple from chase and robinhood deserve this NYC we love u."
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Jason Bateman to Join Vince Vaughn in 'Insane Laws'

June 10, 2011 04:13:20 GMT


Jason Bateman seems to be a busy man this year. While prepping for the summer release of his two films, "The Change-Up" and "Horrible Bosses", the "Couples Retreat" actor is allegedly entering negotiations to star in new comedy "The Insane Laws".

Should the deal be finalized, he will star opposite Vince Vaughn. Deadline reports that screenwriter Jeremy Garelick, who happens to be Vaughn's close friend since working together in "The Break-Up", will make a directorial debut with this flick. Neal H. Moritz, in the meantime, serves as the producer.
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Christina Aguilera and Adam Levine Record a Duet

June 10, 2011 04:09:07 GMT


Christina Aguilera and Adam Levine have a joint project outside "The Voice". The 30-year-old beauty has told Us Weekly that she and the Maroon 5 frontman have hit the recording booth together. "We just recorded a song together. We have a great relationship. It's a big lovefest," she said.

Details of the song are yet to be provided, and it is unclear whether the single would be included in Xtina's upcoming studio album. The "Beautiful" hitmaker recently confirmed that she has been preparing new material for her new effort.
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Photo: Nicole Scherzinger's Debut on 'X Factor (US)' Judging Panel

June 10, 2011 03:11:09 GMT


Nicole Scherzinger has moved from the stage to the judging panel of "The X Factor (US)". The 32-year-old singer, who was initially booked to co-host the show, sat among Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul and L.A. Reid as she made her debut as a judge during the New Jersey auditions kicked off on Wednesday, June 8.

Sharing her feeling about the new stint, she revealed she was "ranked 1000 in nerves on my first day." The "Don't Hold Your Breath" songstress has also shared pictures from the backstage featuring her with fellow judges Abdul and Reid.
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Khloe Kardashian Comes to Kim's Defense Over Cheating Allegations

June 10, 2011 03:06:00 GMT


Khloe Kardashian isn't staying quiet over allegations that Kim Kardashian was cheating on fiance Kris Humphries with NFL player Bret Lockett. The star of "Khloe & Lamar" was quick to come to her sister's defense when asked about the alleged scandal at the Forbes' Celebrity 100 celebration in Los Angeles on Wednesday, June 8.

Addressing the issue, the 26-year-old told E! News, "I have...honestly, this guy, it's so funny, I've never heard of him. This person is, I think, crazy." She continued on, "It's so weird that people these days can just say, like complete strangers, 'Oh my god, he's been seeing her for five months,' and this and that, he's crazy,. I think it's very...it's sad."
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'Super 8' Viral Video: Alien Attacking a Scientist

June 10, 2011 02:57:36 GMT


A viral video from "Super 8" has been unleashed to quench fans' thirst for another sneak peek to the film. Disguised as a top secret document about a project named "Operation Belttrap" and obtained via Yahoo! Movies, this three-minute video offers the first glimpse of the alien which possibly broke out of the derailed train in previous trailers. In the snippet, the alien is seen attacking a scientist.

This sci-fi flick revolves around a group of kids who witness a train crash while making a super 8 movie. Shortly after the catastrophic accident, unusual disappearances and inexplicable events start to take place in the small Ohio town, and the local Deputy tries to uncover the truth - something more terrifying than any of them could have imagined.
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Flo Rida Released on $2,000 Bail, Allowed to Fly to Bangkok

June 10, 2011 02:34:04 GMT


Flo Rida is out of jail hours after being arrested on suspicion of drunk driving. The rapper behind "Right Round" and "Low" was released on $2,000 bail on Thursday afternoon, June 9. He was covering his face from cameras with a T-shirt when making his exit, TMZ reported.

Despite the incident, Flo will go on with his scheduled performance abroad. His lawyer Christopher Lyons mentioned that the Hip-Hop artist has obtained a signed court order that allows him to travel to Asia for a series of concerts in Bangkok, Thailand over the weekend. He, however, was ordered to return on June 16.
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Drake Leaks 'Marvin's Room', Announces Release Date of New Album

June 10, 2011 02:14:12 GMT


Drake has given a taste of his new material by leaking new song "Marvin's Room". Posted on his October's Very Own blog, the cinematic ballad features the Canadian rapper singing to his former flame that he still longs for her, and calling her after probably having a few too many drinks.

"Fuck that n***a that you love so bad/ I know you still think about the times we had/ I say, fuck that n***a that you think you found/ And since you picked up I know he's not around," he pours his heart in the lyrics. The leading lady's response can be heard in between Drizzy's lines as she says, "Are you drunk right now?"
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First Look at Sacha Baron Cohen in Saddam Hussein-Like 'Dictator' Costume

June 10, 2011 01:40:40 GMT


Paramount has debuted the first official photo of Sacha Baron Cohen from "The Dictator". The image, courtesy of The Huffington Post, features the 39-year-old comedian in Saddam Hussein-inspired costume complete with facial hair and a pair of glasses adorning his face.

Loosely based on "Zabibah and the King" novel written by Hussein himself, the film "tells the heroic story of a dictator who risked his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed." The problem is, this "goat herder" has to find a new meaning in life in America.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Charged With Four Misdemeanors, Estella Warren Faces Jail Time

June 10, 2011 01:39:45 GMT


Estella Warren is facing four misdemeanor charges for her May 23 arrest. The former Victoria's Secret model has been charged with DUI, hit-and-run, battery on a police officer and resisting arrest. The Los Angeles City Attorney's Office filed the charges on Thursday, June 9, more than a week after it was unraveled that she won't be charged with felony escape because of technicality.

The "Planet of the Apes" actress is scheduled for arraignment for the four misdemeanors on June 17, but she is not required to attend the hearing. If she is convicted on all charges, the 32-year-old faces up to two and a half years in jail.
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MTV Cancels Controversial Show 'Skins', PTC Pleased


June 10, 2011 01:38:28 GMT


"Skins" could not last long in the U.S. since MTV has announced its decision cancel the show after only one season. Adapted from the U.K. show of the same name, the new TV series became talk of the town in the past year for featuring underage kids using drugs, drinking alcohol and having sex.

"Skins is a global television phenomenon that, unfortunately, didn't connect with a U.S. audience as much as we had hoped," the network admitted. "We admire the work that the series' creator Bryan Elsley did in adapting the show for MTV, and appreciate the core audience that embraced it."
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Johnny Depp's 'Lone Ranger' Set for 2012 Holiday Season

June 09, 2011 17:44:57 GMT


Next holiday season, cinema lovers would be able to watch Johnny Depp as "The Lone Ranger" sidekick. Disney has announced that the Gore Verbinski-directed film would hit theaters on December 21, 2012, as Disney's big holiday entry.

Occupying the slot, "Lone Ranger" adds the excitement to a ripe period for good films. It would go against Fox 2000's Ang Lee-directed "Life of Pi" and Relativity Media's Phillip Noyce-directed "Hunter Killer". But before that, Warner Bros would release "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" on December 14, 2012.
 
 
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