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June 30, 2011

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Mark Halperin Agrees to Suspension, Apologizes to Obama


June 30, 2011 16:39:17 GMT


For calling the sitting U.S. President a d**k, Mark Halperin is suspended from his position as MSNBC contributor although he has released an apology. The analyst discussed Obama's Wednesday news conference on "Morning Joe" and blurted, "I thought he was a d**k yesterday." The offensive word somehow got through the seven-second delayed program.

"Mark Halperin's comments this morning were completely inappropriate and unacceptable. We apologize to the President, The White House and all of our viewers. We strive for a high level of discourse and comments like these have no place on our air. Therefore, Mark will be suspended indefinitely from his role as an analyst," MSNBC said in a statement.
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Jonathan Rhys-Meyers Discharged From Hospital After Suicide Attempt

June 30, 2011 15:43:52 GMT


Jonathan Rhys-Meyers apparently is still battling his own demons. The "The Tudors" star was hospitalized in London Tuesday, June 28 night after reportedly attempting to commit suicide by overdosing on pills in his mansion.

Meyers has been battling alcohol addiction for years and is a frequent patient at rehabs. On Tuesday, he was found slumped on the floor of his home by paramedics who responded to an emergency call. However, the actor refused treatment for 30 minutes before cops arrived and convinced him to go to the hospital.
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Denying She's Sent Nude Pics to Nicki Minaj's Ex, Amber Rose Thanks Wiz Khalifa for Support

June 30, 2011 09:38:23 GMT


Amber Rose has thanked Wiz Khalifa for his support amidst allegations she has sent naked pictures of hers to Nicki Minaj's ex-boyfriend. Taking to her Twitter page, the 28-year-old model says, "No matter what I go thru or how embarrassed I am I have a man that Loves me & has my back thru everything. @RealWizKhalifa thank u."

Recently, MediaTakeOut reported that Nicki was left upset when she found out that her then-boyfriend Safaree was keeping Rose's nude pictures on his cell phone. "At Nickis birthday in Vegas on [December 9th] weekend, Nicki caught her boyfriend Safaree in Amber's room," an insider told the gossip site, adding that "she knew something was going on."
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Video: Ke$ha Admits to Using Auto Tune in 'CONAN' Parody

June 30, 2011 09:35:54 GMT


If a sketch from "CONAN" is to believe, almost all of Ke$ha's songs in her album are heavily auto tuned. The "TiK Tok" hitmaker recently collaborated with Conan O'Brien to make a parody which reveals her "real" voice.

"Yeah, I use a little bit of auto tune. Who doesn't?" the 24-year-old singer says in a deep voice as she appears in Team Coco News. She further admits that she has to hire a voice double to crouch behind her and talk for her every time she has interviews.
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Matthew Morrison Inseparable From New Girlfriend at Elton John's Charity Party

June 30, 2011 09:32:04 GMT


Matthew Morrison seemed to be inseparable from his new girlfriend. The actor who plays Will Schuester on FOX's hit series "Glee" tagged along Renee Puente to Elton John's 13th Annual White Tie and Tiara Ball which took place at the British singer's home in Old Windsor, England last Thursday, June 23.

An eyewitness who saw the couple at the special event told Just Jared, "They looked really cute together." The observer added, "Matt held Renee's hand during the event and in the car as they were leaving." For the event, Matt sported a sleek look in a black tux and matching bow tie, while his leading lady looked elegant in a dark-colored maxi dress.
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Video Premiere: Lupe Fiasco's 'Out of My Head' Feat. Trey Songz

June 30, 2011 09:07:35 GMT


Lupe Fiasco has debuted a new music video for his latest single "Out of My Head". Featuring collaborator Trey Songz, the clip sees the 29-year-old Hip-Hop artist being so fascinated with his love interest that he keeps seeing her face on every woman he encounters from an old woman to a police officer.

Speaking of the song, Lupe's collaborator Trey has previously said, " 'Out of My Head' is such a dope song and easily one of my favorite collaborations to date." The "Bottoms Up" singer added, "When Lupe first played the track for me I knew it was going to be a smash, and I'm happy it's been received so well."
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'The Glee Project' 1.04 Promo: Marissa Shows Off Booty Work

June 30, 2011 08:40:47 GMT


The next episode of "The Glee Project" will test the dancing ability of the remaining contestants. Marissa von Bleicken looks having no problem with the challenge as she is seen showing a heavy booty work in the promo. Commenting on his fellow finalist's raunchy moves, Damian says they are committing sins in their heads when watching Marissa shaking her body.

Contrary to Marissa, Hannah is seemingly not good enough with dance. Declaring she is screwed, the 19-year-old North Carolina girl is bumping onto her friend when rehearsing the choreography. However, she is later seen nailing a difficult move.
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Video: Bruce Wayne and Selina Kyle Holding Hands in 'Dark Knight Rises'

June 30, 2011 08:24:51 GMT


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A new video highlighting the production of "The Dark Knight Rises" in Wollaton Hall has found its way onto the web. The fresh snippet offers a sneak-peek where Christian Bale's Bruce Wayne, and Anne Hathaway's Selina Kyle are holding hands in the rain, with a yellow cab waiting nearby.

Previously, it was reported that "The Dark Knight" sequel will include a scene which is dubbed "epic stunt". Words are, Wayne is going to fly a burning Lockheed C-130 Hercules and land it on the ground.
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Steven Tyler and Randy Jackson Locked for Next Season of 'American Idol'

June 30, 2011 07:56:48 GMT


Steven Tyler and Randy Jackson are set to return on the judging panel of "American Idol" in 2012 midseason. A representative for FOX has confirmed that both the Aerosmith rocker and the record producer have signed up for season 11 of the singing competition.

Accordingly, only Jennifer Lopez who has not decided whether she will sit on the judge's seat again or not. "I don't know," she said earlier this month about her status on "Idol". "I haven't been forced to make a decision and I'm glad about that because honestly I'm very kind of on the fence about it."
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David Guetta: New Nicki Minaj Collaboration Will Be a Shocker

June 30, 2011 07:55:38 GMT


Although his collaboration with Nicki Minaj on "Where Them Girls At" is already burning up the chart, David Guetta claims to have more in store for the fans. The French DJ revealed in a recent interview that the raptress will also be featured on "Turn Me On", an additional track on his new album, "Nothing But the Beat", and teased that it has the shock factor.

"I'm a big Nicki Minaj fan and I'm really, really proud of this record that we made together. It's called 'Turn Me On,' and she is singing," the 43-year-old told MTV News. "But like, she's not trying to sing - she's really, really singing. And this record is really big, and I'm really proud that she's done that record. I think that the world is not gonna believe it when they hear it."
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'The Three Musketeers' Gets New Release Date

June 30, 2011 07:12:12 GMT


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Summit Entertainment has announced a new release date for "The Three Musketeers". Originally scheduled for October 14 release, the movie which revolves around legendary Musketeers trio will hit cinemas across the United States on October 21.

Meanwhile, The Weinstein Company and Lionsgate have just unraveled release dates for their upcoming movies. The former will drop "W.E." in theaters across the nation on December 9 this year, and the latter will debut "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D" on October 5, 2012. Additionally, Warner Bros. Pictures announced that "J. Edgar" and "Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close" will grace U.S. theaters in October and December this year respectively.
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Birth Certificate Proves Doug Hutchison's Teen Wife Truthful About Age


June 30, 2011 06:54:24 GMT


Courtney Alexis Stodden's mature look has led many to doubt her teen age when news of her wedding to middle-aged actor Doug Hutchinson broke out around a week ago. However, the aspiring country singer's birth certificate has proven that she is telling the truth about being 16 years old.

The birth certificate was recently obtained by E! News, and through it, it was uncovered that Courtney was born on August 29, 1994. It means that when she exchanged vows with Doug, who is known for his role as Horace Goodspeed on "Lost", on May 19, she was just three months shy of her 17th birthday.
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CBS Announces 2011 Fall Premiere Dates

June 30, 2011 06:50:30 GMT


CBS has released its 2011 fall premiere schedule with "Survivor: South Pacific" being listed on the top since it is slated to debut on September 14. However, the official launch date is set on September 19 which is marked with the return of "How I Met Your Mother" and "Two and a Half Men".

New comedy "2 Broke Girls" gets a strategic spot, being introduced after the airing of "Men" before airing on its regular time-slot on September 26. "Our playbook is pretty consistent: wherever and whenever possible we use established successful series to introduce new shows," Kelly Kahl, senior executive vice president of CBS Primetime, states about their strategy.
News > Movie News

Robert Pattinson Gets Pie on Face on 'Cosmopolis' Set

June 30, 2011 06:17:05 GMT


Robert Pattinson is snapped looking very messy on "Cosmopolis" set. The Edward Cullen of "Twilight" saga series has to have his face hit with a pie when recently filming the upcoming movie in Toronto, Canada.

Based on Don DeLillo's book of the same name, "Cosmopolis" revolves around Eric Packer, a 28-year-old multi-billionaire who travels on his luxurious limo to Manhattan to get his hair cut with many interruptions along the way. Through his journey, he loses billions of dollars for his clients by betting against the raise of the yen.
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Prince Harry Not Seriously Dating Florence Brudenell-Bruce

June 30, 2011 06:12:11 GMT


Prince Harry is just having fun with Florence Brudenell-Bruce, it has been claimed. Words recently spread like wild fire that the British royal has gone on several dates with the lingerie and swimwear model post his break-up from Chelsy Davy, but her friends were quick to point out that the rumored pair are not romantically involved.

Speaking of Harry and Florence's reported romance, one so-called friend told Daily Mirror, "They have met one or two times for dates, but it's nothing serious. They're just having a bit of fun." The pal explained further, "She's very focused on her career. Relationships at the moment come second to that. But who knows where it might go?"
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Joe Jonas Haunted by Past Relationship in 'See No More' Music Video

June 30, 2011 05:03:11 GMT


After being teased in a short snippet, Joe Jonas' music video for his single "See No More" is finally debuted in full via E! Online. It sees the older brother of Nick Jonas all by himself, crooning the R&B-influenced song about a lost love.

"You walked away from me baby / I would've never done the same / You made me feel like our love was not real," the ex-boyfriend of Taylor Swift sings in a house haunted by memories of his past relationship. Meanwhile, his ex dances by herself in a frilly lavender frock.
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Harrison Ford Tells Shia LaBeouf He's 'Idiot' for Trashing 'Indiana Jones 4'

June 30, 2011 04:46:38 GMT


Harrison Ford admits to have berated his "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull" co-star, Shia LaBeouf. In the latest issue of Details Magazine, the 68-year-old actor revealed he called Shia an "idiot" after the younger actor publicly spoke out against the fourth installment of "Indy" movie.

Rebutting Shia's claim that he privately applauded the "Transformers" star's outspokenness, Harrison said, "I think I told him he was a f**king idiot. As an actor, I think it's my obligation to support the film without making a complete ass of myself." Still, he added, "Shia is ambitious, attentive, and talented - and he's learning how to deal with a situation which is very unique and difficult."
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Harry Acquiring Horcrux From Gringotts in Fresh 'Deathly Hallows 2' Featurette

June 30, 2011 04:07:16 GMT


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Warner Bros. Pictures keeps marketing "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II", this time by unleashing new featurettes. One of the snippets which is entitled "Gringotts and Goblins", courtesy of Entertainment Weekly, reveals never-before-seen footage when Harry, Ron and Hermione are trying to gain one of the remaining Horcruxes from Gringotts.

In another video entitled "Horcruxes", director David Yates, along with cast members Emma Watson and Daniel Radcliffe, talks about scenes when Harry, Hermione and Ron destroy the last Horcruxes. Radcliffe explains that Voldemort "starts to losing his mind" when Harry destroys the objects in which the villain hides his pieces of soul.
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'The Voice': Javier Colon Beats Dia Frampton With Tight Votes


June 30, 2011 03:47:14 GMT


"The Voice" has crowned Javier Colon as the first winner. The soulful crooner, who was mentored by Adam Levine during the competition, receives a $100,000 prize and a recording contract after beating out three other finalists; Dia Frampton, Vicci Martinez and Beverly McClellan.

It turns out Javier's biggest competitor on the final result show was Dia. The Blake Shelton protege came in second place with only a slim, 2 percent margin between her and the ultimate champion. Still, Shelton gave his applause after the voting result was announced. Meanwhile, Adam rushed to the stage to hug Javier.
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2011 Teen Choice Awards: Taylor Swift, Lady GaGa Vie for Music Female Artist Title


June 30, 2011 03:04:00 GMT


Taylor Swift and Lady GaGa made the nomination list for the first wave of 2011 Teen Choice Awards which was announced on Wednesday, June 29. The "Mine" songstress and the Mother Monster are going to battle it out for Choice Music: Female Artist kudo. Other contenders in the category are Adele, Katy Perry and Rihanna.

Swift basically dominates the nomination list in music as she gets five nods in total. The "Valentine's Day" actress gets the other honors for Choice Music: Female Country Artist, Choice Music: Country Single, Choice Music: Love Song and Choice Break-Up Song.
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Rep Confirms Denise Richards Adopts Baby Girl Domestically

June 30, 2011 02:48:45 GMT


Denise Richards is now a mother of three. The star of "Denise Richards: It's Complicated" has recently adopted a baby girl from the United States, her representative confirmed to the press on Wednesday, June 29. She and her two daughters from previous marriage to Charlie Sheen named the new addition, Eloise Joni Richards.

On the choosing of the baby's name, Denise's rep explained, "Eloise Joni Richards is named after Denise's mom [Joni], and Denise and her daughters Sami and Lola chose the name Eloise." The actress' mother passed away after a long battle with cancer in 2007. Her rep added, "Denise and Eloise's big sisters couldn't be happier and feel incredibly blessed."
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2011 Teen Choice Awards: 'Eclipse' Battling 'Deathly Hallows: Part I' in Movie Nominees

June 30, 2011 02:34:56 GMT


The first wave of nominations for 2011 Teen Choice Awards has been announced. Unsurprisingly, "The Twilight Saga's Eclipse" leads the list with nine nods, followed by "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I" which is nominated for five awards.

"Eclipse" receives noms for Choice Movie: Sci-Fi/Fantasy, Choice Movie: Male Scene Stealer, Choice Movie: Villain, and Choice Movie Actress: Sci-Fi/Fantasy. The David Slade-directed movie also gets two nominations each in Choice Movie Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy (for Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner) and Choice Movie: Liplock (for Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson as well as Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner).
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2011 Teen Choice Awards: 'Glee' and 'Vampire Diaries' Lead TV Nominees

June 30, 2011 01:58:41 GMT


The first wave of 2011 Teen Choice Awards nominations has revealed "Glee" and "The Vampire Diaries" domination in TV category. The two shows lead the pack with seven nods each.

"Glee" is eying Choice TV Comedy title, while the stars namely Dianna Agron, Cory Monteith and Jane Lynch get individual recognition for TV Female Scene Stealer, Choice TV Actor: Comedy and Choice TV Villain respectively. The Lea Michele-starrer additionally gets one nomination in music for Choice Music Group.
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2011 Teen Choice Awards: Chris Colfer Up Against Justin Bieber in Red Carpet Icon Nom

June 30, 2011 01:52:05 GMT


The first wave of nominations for the 2011 Teen Choice Awards has been unraveled. Among those vying for the non-traditional categories are "Glee" star Chris Colfer and pop sensation Justin Bieber. The two young stars are up against each other and the likes of Zac Efron, Jaden Smith and Justin Timberlake for the Choice Red Carpet Fashion Icon: Male title.

Aside from the Red Carpet Icon, Bieber also scores nomination for Choice Male Hottie and Choice Twit. He is competing against Joe Jonas, Ian Somerhalder and two "Twilight Saga" hunks, Taylor Lautner and Robert Pattinson, for the Choice Hottie, and against Ellen DeGeneres and Ashton Kutcher among others for the Tweeters category.
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First Look of Alicia Silverstone's Baby Unveiled

June 29, 2011 18:44:55 GMT


Alicia Silverstone has been showering herself in the joy of motherhood since giving birth to her first son Bear Blu in May. The actress who went under the radar right after getting pregnant has revealed the first picture of her baby on the new issue of Us Weekly.

"I didn't leave the house at all for six weeks after his birth," Silverstone told Us. "I wanted to soak in every moment of his scrumptiousness." She added, "He had crazy amounts of hair when he came out. He's really calm. And he's got such a cute smile." Further describing her baby, she said Blu is "part squirrel, part monkey and part peanut".
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Tracy Morgan Offends Another Group With His Joke

June 29, 2011 18:32:57 GMT


Tracy Morgan did not really learn from the experience. Just a few days after he had to apologize for his homophobic remarks during a Nashville gig at a press conference, the "30 Rock" made an offensive joke about another certain group.

In his performance at a comedy club in New York, Morgan compared "young retarded males" to "chimps". He said, "Don't ever mess with women who have retarded kids. Them young retarded males is strong. They're strong like chimps." He also made a joke about a girl he once dated, calling her a "cripple" for having a mechanical larynx, a prosthetic arm and a portable dialysis machine. Reports said the crowd audibly groaned.
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Newsweek's Editor Explains Controversial Diana Cover

June 29, 2011 17:56:10 GMT


Newsweek's cover of Princess Diana and Kate Middleton created controversy this week and prompted the editor to explain why they decided to go with the theme. Tina Brown, who wrote the article "Diana at 50. If She Were Here Now", said she thought the piece is "intriguing" in a way.

"I found it really interesting to imagine what she would be doing now," Brown said on MSNBC's "Morning Joe". Joe Scarborough then asked, "What's the response been?" to which she replied, "Well, it went absolutely viral actually in the last two days because the cover has created a huge amount of debate."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Confirmed: Brad Womack and Emily Maynard No Longer Engaged

June 29, 2011 17:21:05 GMT


Another relationship that came out of "The Bachelor" bites the dust. Emily Maynard, who won the reality show's 15th season after stealing Brad Womack's heart, has confirmed that they have decided to end the relationship.

Brad and Emily got engaged on the season finale last March. But with teary eyes, she told People minutes after taping an intimate interview with "Bachelor" host Chris Harrison, "We're no longer engaged." The special interview with Emily would air during the July 11 episode of "The Bachelorette".
 
 
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