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July 12, 2011

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Chris Hemsworth in 'Rush', Elizabeth Banks 'Expecting'

July 12, 2011 16:52:18 GMT


Chris Hemsworth choice after "Thor" is "Rush" where he gets to slip in the role of British Formula One driver James Hunt. The pic from Cross Creek Pictures is scripted by Peter Mogan and would be directed by Ron Howard.

Story will revolve around Hunt's rivalry with Niki Lauda who also dominated the Formula One circuit in 1970s. Filming is expected to start shooting early next year. Although there is yet deals signed, the actor is expected to star in this movie before filming the sequel to "Thor".
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Jewel Kilcher and Ty Murray Announce Baby's Arrival

July 12, 2011 15:27:18 GMT


Grammy nominated singer Jewel Kilcher and bull rider husband Ty Murray are officially first time parents. Their baby boy, named Kase Townes Murray was born in Texas on Monday, July 11 at 7 P.M., weighing 7 lbs. and 6 oz.

"Ty and I are so pleased to welcome our new baby boy into the world," Jewel said in a statement posted on her site. "We are overcome with happiness - it really is as great as everyone told us it would be - better even!"
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Exclusive Interview: Cali Swag District Talk M-Bone and 'The Kickback'

July 12, 2011 09:19:41 GMT


Cali Swag District have hypnotized the street right from the beginning of their career. They charmed their way into the heart of Hip-Hop community and music fans with the infectious beat of their first single "Teach Me How to Dougie". Months leading to their debut album release, they were stunned by the tragic murder of their member M-Bone.

In an attempt to remember him, these "Dougie" boys listed fifteen fun and energetic songs in "The KickBack", which is coming out in the United States on July 12. Talking about inspiration behind the CD, they shared exclusively to AceShowbiz that they worked on the album with M-Bone in their mind. They additionally promise to bring something "fresh" and different.
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First Look at Updated Version of 'Dallas'

July 12, 2011 09:18:44 GMT


TNT is reviving "Dallas" and has released the first promo for its new show. The drama series is not a reboot, but rather serves as a continuation to the the 1980s prime time soap opera which featured Larry Hagman as greedy, scheming oil baron J. R. Ewing.

The updated version will now focus on his son, John Ross Ewing III, and Christopher Ewing, the adopted son of Bobby Ewing. Portrayed by Josh Henderson and Jesse Metcalfe, the two young men will carry on their families' rivalries.
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Creeping Back to Halle Berry's Home, Intruder Finally Arrested


July 12, 2011 09:04:55 GMT


After being left terrified for days by an unidentified man who jumped over a fence around her Hollywood home, Halle Berry can now breathe a sigh of relief. The "Frankie and Alice" actress' home intruder has finally been arrested on late Monday night, July 11.

Sergeant Hoops of the LAPD Hollywood Division told ET that the alleged stalker was busted at 11:15 P.M. in Halle's neighborhood. The police, additionally, confirmed that the 44-year-old actress has positively identified the suspect personally.
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First Trailer of Vera Farmiga's 'Higher Ground' Debuted

July 12, 2011 09:03:00 GMT


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First trailer of Vera Farmiga's directorial debut film, "Higher Ground", has just been unleashed. In addition to taking the director's seat, Farmiga also plays the main character Corrine, a devoted Christian woman who has a lifelong struggle with her faith.

Set in 1960s, "Higher Ground" tells the story of Corrine who lives during the feminist movement era. In the movie, she's described as a woman who has a strong intellectual curiosity. After her family falls apart when she enters the high school, Corrine meets a young guitarist named Ethan. She then begins to question her own belief after finding out that her faith is shattered when she and Ethan join a tight-knit fundamentalist community.
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Busy Dr. Drew Puts 'Celebrity Rehab' on Indefinite Hiatus


July 12, 2011 08:36:55 GMT


Dr. Drew Pinsky is going to take a long time off from helping troubled stars. It has been reported that "Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew" will go on indefinite hiatus after the current fifth season is wrapped up.

"The decision was made to put the show on hiatus because Dr. Drew Pinsky is just too busy to continue to do the show," a source connected to the show told Radar Online. The addiction medicine specialist indeed has a bunch of other shows to keep him busy, including "Dr. Drew Show", "Loveline", "Sex Rehab with Dr. Drew", "Celebrity Rehab Presents Sober House" and upcoming "Life Changers".
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Pictures: Megan Fox on 'The Dictator' Set in Manhattan

July 12, 2011 08:36:42 GMT


After dodging robot attacks in the first two action-packed "Transformers" films, Megan Fox will now try her hands at generating laughter in movie in comedy genre. The Mikaela Banes depicter has been spotted hitting the shooting location for Sacha Baron Cohen's "The Dictator" in Manhattan on Monday, July 11.

The movie beauty, who became the face of Armani Underwear and Jeans since 2010 but got replaced by Rihanna this year, wore a blue v-neck top, black pants, sneaker and a shoulder bag. She might be joined by Sacha for the filming since the "Borat" star was also spotted on the same set that day.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Nina Dobrev Gets Sporty in PUMA's Project Pink PSA

July 12, 2011 08:17:19 GMT


Nina Dobrev gets a bit sporty in a brand new PSA. The Elena Gilbert of "The Vampire Diaries" recently teamed up with PUMA's non-profit organization, Project Pink, for a campaign to support the fight against breast cancer, and is featured in the video embracing her soccer player side.

Being part of the program, the 22-year-old gushed, "I'm truly excited for the opportunity to work on this season's Project Pink initiative. I love that it truly empowers young women to get involved and make a difference." She added, "Plus, I've always been an athlete, so I jumped on the chance to stand alongside and in support of some of these amazing female soccer players."
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Beyonce's Dad Sues Live Nation Over False Theft Accusation

July 12, 2011 07:55:43 GMT


Last March when Beyonce Knowles fired her father Mathew as her manager, she didn't explain why she decided to end their professional relationship. Details of the separation were kept private until recently. In a legal document obtained by TMZ, it was explained that the R&B diva sacked his dad because she believed he had stolen from her.

Mathew accused Live Nation Management as the third party which brainwashed Beyonce into believing that he stole her money. Calling it a bad rap for him, the 60-year-old World Music founder who formerly managed two other ex-members of Destiny's Child, Michelle Williams (II) and Kelly Rowland, sued the company for defamation of character.
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'Secret Life of the American Teenager' 4.06 Sneak Peeks: Will Ricky Fall Into Temptation?

July 12, 2011 07:11:28 GMT


After Ben and Adrian separated, Ricky and Amy could be the next couple whose relationship is in jeopardy on "The Secret Life of the American Teenager". Ricky and Amy are seen arguing in a preview to the upcoming episode, which also teases a scene wherein Ricky is seduced by a woman who unbuttons her shirt in front of him.

Contrary to the preview, a clip captures Ricky and Amy who get lovey-dovey as they wake up and get ready for the day. In other snippets, Grace tells Lauren and Jack that Ben has broken up with Adrian, but Leo urges his son Ben to go home and apologize to Adrian.
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Video: Justin Bieber Kisses Selena Gomez After Karaoke Duet


July 12, 2011 06:41:32 GMT


Justin Bieber isn't shy of flaunting his affection to girlfriend Selena Gomez. The "Baby" hitmaker spent his Sunday evening, July 10, doing karaoke together with the "Monte Carlo" beauty at the Lucky Strike in downtown Los Angeles, and was once again being caught on camera sharing a kiss with her.

A video brought to attention by TMZ displays 17-year-old Justin and 18-year-old Selena having fun singing a romantic duet together. The teen couple chose to cover Kid Rock and Sheryl Crow's duet number, "Picture", and at the end of their performance, he landed a smooch on her lips.
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'Dark Knight Rises' Gets Apocalyptic-Themed Teaser Poster

July 12, 2011 06:35:39 GMT


Official teaser poster from Christopher Nolan-directed movie "The Dark Knight Rises" has been revealed. The image features skyscrapers in the Gotham city crumbling to the ground, and the iconic Batman logo being formed on the bright-light sky amidst the city-scale destruction.

A follow-up to 2008's critically-acclaimed "The Dark Knight", the action movie is going to be released in theaters across the United States in Summer 2012. Christian Bale is going to reprise his role as Bruce Wayne/the Dark Knight, and Anne Hathaway will play opposite him as Selina Kyle/Catwoman.
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First Official Cast Photo of 'Jersey Shore' Season 4

July 12, 2011 06:11:24 GMT


In anticipation of the fourth season premiere on August 4, MTV has unleashed the first official photo of "Jersey Shore" cast in Italy. In the picture, Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi, Jenni "JWoww" Farley, Deena Cortese and Sammi Giancola dress up and are joined by their male co-stars while running down the street in Florence.

Beside the cast photo, there are also some on-air promos which feature classic works of art with a "Jersey Shore" touch. Entertainment Weekly has got its hand on the pictures, one of which shows Mona Lisa donning Snooki's iconic glasses.
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Footage of First 'Sherlock Holmes 2' Trailer Surface


July 12, 2011 06:04:09 GMT


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A preview to "Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows" trailer has made its way out via Entertainment Tonight. The footage features Sherlock Holmes (Robert Downey Jr.) and Dr. John Watson (Jude Law) who are involved in several battle scenes, including a combat in the woods and in the train. Holmes, additionally, is seen drag dressing to disguise himself.

The forthcoming film adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's novel points out the story of quirky-mannered detective Sherlock Holmes who continues his pursuit of Professor Moriarty (Jared Harris), whom he suspects as the world's number one supervillain. On his attempt to solve the case, Holmes is joined by his long trusted comrade Dr. Watson, and gets help from his older brother Mycroft Holmes (Stephen Fry) as well as a gypsy woman named Sim (Noomi Rapace).
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Rihanna Replaces Megan Fox as New Face of Armani Underwear and Jeans

July 12, 2011 05:08:21 GMT


Rihanna has replaced Megan Fox as the new face of Emporio Armani. Italian fashion house Giorgio Armani made the announcement on Monday, July 11, revealing that the Bajan beauty will be "the new global testimonial for Emporio Armani Underwear and Armani Jeans from autumn/winter 2011-12."

The "Only Girl (In the World)" hitmaker has shot her ad campaign, which will launch worldwide in September, on location in New York. She has given a hint of this endorsement deal to her fans days earlier by tweeting, "U would NEVER guess what I'm doing right now!!! Hint Hint #Armani."
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Demi Lovato's Emotional Single 'Skyscraper' Gets Full Audio Stream


July 12, 2011 04:57:41 GMT


Demi Lovato has just released her brand new single "Skyscraper". The former "Sonny with a Chance" star bares her heart out, narrating her recent journey in dealing with personal issues. "Skies are crying, I am watching/ Catching teardrops in my hand," she kicks in the piano-driven song with a lot of angst.

But, nothing could bring her down. "Go on and try to tear me down. I will be rising from the ground like a skyscraper," she sings triumphantly. "As the smoke clears, I awaken and untangle you from me/ Would it make feel better, to watch me while I bleed/ All my windows, still are broken/ But I'm standing on my feet."
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Pics: Pete Wentz Out With a Brunette After Ashlee Simpson's New York PDA


July 12, 2011 04:23:28 GMT


Just a day after Ashlee Simpson flaunted her affection for Vincent Piazza in New York City, Pete Wentz went out with a mystery brunette. On Monday, July 11, the Fall Out Boy bassist was caught on camera taking a stroll with the female companion in Los Angeles.

The 32-year-old and the yet-identified woman were leaving Toi on Sunset Rockin' Thai Food after lunch. Sporting a casual look, he was wearing a T-shirt from his Clandestine Industries fashion line with a printed message that read, "The Not F**king Around Crew", and hid under dark glasses.
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Lady GaGa, Nicki Minaj, Kelly Clarkson, Coldplay Listed for iHeartRadio Fest

July 12, 2011 04:13:55 GMT


A bunch of high-profile performers have been booked to headline first-ever iHeartRadio Music Festival. Outlandish singer Lady GaGa, Young Money first lady Nicki Minaj, former "American Idol" winner Kelly Clarkson and British acclaimed band Coldplay appear on the list.

The other musical guests are Alicia Keys, Steven Tyler, Black Eyed Peas, Kenny Chesney, Jennifer Lopez, Carrie Underwood, Jane's Addiction, John Mayer, David Guetta, Rascal Flatts, Bruno Mars and Sublime with Rome. Additionally, there will be special performances from Usher and Sting.
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Arnold Schwarzenegger to Make Acting Return With 'The Last Stand'

July 12, 2011 04:09:47 GMT


Arnold Schwarzenegger has put his acting return plan back on the track. After announcing a postponement to his Hollywood career following his infidelity confession that made the headlines, the 63-year-old actor is now ready to grace big screen through "The Last Stand". His spokesperson has confirmed that the deal was completed just a few days ago.

Schwarzenegger will take the role of an aging small-town border sheriff who must decide how much he wants to risk his life to protect his town from a Mexican drug cartel. The long-gestating project will mark the English-language debut of Korean director Kim Ji-woon. Production is scheduled to start in September for a possible 2012 release.
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'Bachelorette' Recap: Skipping Cocktail Party, Ashley Picks Hometown Dates

July 12, 2011 03:31:53 GMT


Getting closer to pick "the one" for her, Ashley Hebert seemingly had no difficulty in cutting the remaining six suitors to four in Monday, July 11 episode of "The Bachelorette". The 26-year-old sent home one man right after their date, and another one during a rose ceremony without getting through a cocktail party to get to know them more.

In the episode, Constantine, Ben and Ryan got one-on-one date while the other three were on a group date. Ashley and Constantine joined a lantern festival in a small village for their date. They shared a kiss when witnessing hundreds of lanterns, including theirs, floated into the sky.
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Tom Felton Gives His Response to Emma Watson's Crush Confession


July 12, 2011 03:22:43 GMT


Emma Watson recently revealed that she used to have a "huge crush" on Tom Felton, and the actor playing Draco Malfoy in the "Harry Potter" series is offering his response to the confession. At a recent New York City junket for "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II", Tom admitted it was "very flattering."

When speaking to Access Hollywood, the 23-year-old actor revealed, "I heard it through the grapevine." Having said that they eventually became good friends, he added, "We can laugh about it now, but as testament to how long we've been doing this for, I'm pretty sure she was about 9, possibly 10... but yeah, [it was] very flattering."
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Joe Jonas NOT Booed at Paper Magazine Concert in Brooklyn


July 12, 2011 03:04:25 GMT


Executive Editor Alexis Swerdloff was quick to pour cold water on rumor suggesting Joe Jonas received negative response when performing a recent party for Paper magazine in Brooklyn last Wednesday, July 6. In denying such review, the editor insisted all went well and Joe got a lot of love from concertgoers.

The unfavorable review about the concert was run by the New York Daily News. It was reported that the lead singer of the Jonas Brothers was booed and jeered by the crowd when opening for Swizz Beatz during the gig taking place at the House of Vans in Billyburg.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Kate Hudson Still Mulling Over Baby Son's Name

July 12, 2011 02:34:55 GMT


Unlike David Beckham and wife Victoria Adams who have named their baby girl Harper Seven, Kate Hudson still has an important decision to make. According to PEOPLE, the "Something Borrowed" actress and her Muse singer fiance, Matthew Bellamy, are still mulling over what to call their newborn baby boy.

The daughter of actress Goldie Hawn, who underwent a Cesarean section to deliver first son Ryder, gave birth to her son with Matthew naturally last Saturday night, July 9 in Los Angeles. The 32-year-old actress is "doing great," the source said before adding that she and her fiance are "beyond thrilled".
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Video: David Letterman Pokes Fun at Ed Sullivan Theater Break-In

July 12, 2011 01:52:23 GMT


Since his studio was not harmed during a break-in at Ed Sullivan Theater, David Letterman managed to tape "Late Show with David Letterman" on schedule and even joked about the incident in Monday (July 11) episode of his show. "It's not just a talk show, this is an active crime scene," he said during his monologue. "I'm told now that Jay [Leno] has an alibi."

The 64-year-old comedian then showed "security footage" of the incident to audience, claiming he had not watched it before. But the fake tape captures Paul Shaffer, the leader of Letterman's late night show band, cursing Letterman and rampaging through the lobby with a baseball bat. "You stole about 28 years of my whole life," Shaffer shouted in the fake footage.
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Emma Watson Dazzling in Gold Gown at 'Deathly Hallows 2' NY Premiere

July 12, 2011 01:51:51 GMT


Emma Watson looked stunning at the screening of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II" premiere in New York City on Monday, July 11. She stole attention with her gold dress which consists of a linen bustier and cascading satin amber flamed skirt. The gorgeous gown is taken from Bottega Veneta's Fall 2011 collection.

For the make-up, the actress who plays Hermione Granger in the wizard movie series slicked back her short hair and applied elaborate gold leaf smoky eyes. The 21-year-old British beauty finished off her dazzling look with Giuseppe Zanotti chocolate brown platform peep toes and Lorraine Schwartz jewels.
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Justin Timberlake Helps Marine Score a Date With Mila Kunis

July 12, 2011 01:34:12 GMT


Sgt. Scott Moore seemingly owes Justin Timberlake a "thank you" for the actor's role in making his dream a reality. The "Friends with Benefits" actor has recently encouraged his co-star Mila Kunis into saying yes to the Marine's YouTube invitation to the Marine Corps Ball in November.

Justin and Mila were doing an interview with Fox411 over the weekend for their upcoming romantic comedy when question about the invitation came out. Before the "Black Swan" beauty could react, the "SexyBack" singer asked her excitedly, "Have you seen this? Have you heard about this? You need to do it for your country."
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'Secret of the Unicorn' Trailer Highlights Tintin's First Adventure

July 11, 2011 19:15:14 GMT


What would become Tintin's first quest is summarized in the first trailer of "The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn". Viewers are given a sneak peek of how the young and adventurous journalist finds a treasure map and gets in trouble for it. He also meets for the first time, the detectives duo as well as Captain Haddock.

Tintin is voiced by Jamie Bell who is joined by Andy Serkis as Haddock and Daniel Craig as Red Rackham. Meanwhile, bumbling detectives Thomson and Thompson are brought to life by Simon Pegg and Nick Frost respectively. These actors are motion captured, technology which producer Peter Jackson saw fit for the legendary comic.
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Listen to Studio Version of Pia Toscano's Debut Single 'This Time'


July 11, 2011 18:19:06 GMT


Pia Toscano, one of the finalists in the tenth season of "American Idol", gave the world premiere of her debut song "This Time" to "On Air with Ryan Seacrest" on Monday, July 11. The song, which is written by Rihanna's "S&M" songwriter, Ester Dean, will be available for download on Tuesday.

The song was actually previewed live by Pia at "American Idols Live!" Salt Lake City stop last Wednesday. She will continue to perform it as part of the summer tour including the next stop which is Los Angeles on Friday.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Intruder Was Back at Halle Berry's House and Stared at Her

July 11, 2011 17:10:34 GMT


The man who jumped over Halle Berry's Los Angeles house wall managed to get closer to the actress. On Saturday, July 9, an unidentified man was seen in the front lawn of her house but he escaped before the police could catch him. The next day, the man was back, peering inside her kitchen window.

This time, the man hopped over the front fence at around 11 A.M. and said to a house employee that he was "there to see somebody". According to reports, the intruder stared at the actress on the second occasion through the kitchen window. He went away again before the police arrived on the scene.
 
 
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