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August 18, 2011

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Julia Stiles Photographed Breaking Down in Airport


August 18, 2011 16:10:49 GMT


Julia Stiles was photographed very distraught when landing at Los Angeles International airport on Tuesday, August 16. Radar Online said that the actress had a break down after receiving a phone call.

Stiles already looked distressed when waiting at the baggage claim. Upon leaving and while waiting outside the arrival terminal, Stiles dropped her head into her hands and sobbed. With tears streaming down her red face, she reportedly tried to compose herself while leaning on the wall.
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Robert Downey Jr. Teams Up With Wife to Produce USS Indianapolis Movie


August 18, 2011 09:55:40 GMT


Robert Downey Jr. and his wife Susan Downey are set to produce a movie about the sinking of USS Indianapolis that happened during the World War II in 1945. The couple will join forces with Warner Bros. Pictures in developing this project, and will present it through a modern lens.

This movie will unravel the story through the eyes of Hunter Scott, an 11-year-old boy who sets out to clear the name of the Indianapolis' late court-martialed captain, Charles McVay. When looking for a subject for a national History Day competition, he learned about the Indianapolis through a scene from "Jaws". His research and testimony led to the clearing of the captain's official record.
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'Modern Family' Season 3 Promo Gets Nostalgic With Portraits From the Past

August 18, 2011 09:18:26 GMT


The first promo from "Modern Family" season 3 tries to bring a nostalgic feeling by featuring shots of old moments. Such scenes as Cam and Mitchell talking about having a baby boy, and Phil and Claire getting a surprise from their kids are featured along with a melancholic song, "Looking Back".

The cast of the Emmy-winning series have shot the season 3 premiere in Wyoming. "First Class treatment right off the Airplane in Wyoming! Lily already on a horse!" Jesse Tyler Ferguson tweeted on August 15 along with a picture showing his young co-star Aubrey Anderson-Emmons riding on a horse.
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Efforts Being Taken to Make 'Lone Ranger' and 'Dark Tower' Happen


August 18, 2011 09:01:40 GMT


"The Lone Ranger" still has a chance to get its big-screen treatment. Although it was previously reported that Walt Disney Pictures had shut down the project, director Gore Verbinski and producer Jerry Bruckheimer are said to resolve the budgetary dispute and make the project back in the saddle.

A source related to the dealmaking of the film told The Hollywood Reporter, "It all starts with [Verbinski]." The source explained, "If there is any saving this version of the movie, he'll have to find substantial savings. If he can, maybe we can hold this together."
News > Music News

Snow Patrol's 'Called Out in the Dark' Music Video Released in Full

August 18, 2011 08:39:59 GMT


Snow Patrol's music video for their new single "Called Out in the Dark" has been fully unleashed. Revolving around a video shoot, it sees Jack Davenport who stars in the first three "Pirates of the Caribbean" movies taking over the mic from Gary Lightbody.

The James Norrington depicter looks sleek in a tuxedo. The actor croons the song while some boys and girls break into a choreographed dance. The band's members are nowhere to be seen, except for the frontman who makes a nuisance of himself on the set.
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Kim Kardashian Forced to Cut 50 Guests Off Wedding List

August 18, 2011 08:27:07 GMT


Kim Kardashian is just days away from becoming Mrs. Kris Humphries. While her nuptials this coming Saturday, August 20 will be a star-studded event, the "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" star herself has reportedly been forced to reduce the number of guests she has invited.

According to Life & Style, the 30-year-old reality star has been told to cut about 50 guests from her list. On the reason why, sources claimed it was due to space restrictions at her wedding venue in Montecito, California. A friend of the TV beauty further spilled, "The fire marshal got involved."
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'90210' Season 4 Promo: Naomi's Mugshot, Liam's Proposal to Annie

August 18, 2011 08:07:18 GMT


Summer is over when "90210" returns on Tuesday, September 13 at 8/7c on The CW and everybody is ready for college. Revealing she is pregnant at the end of season 3, Naomi will land on another trouble since she is seen getting arrested and posing for her mugshot in a promo for the upcoming season 4. A glimpse of her possible new admirer Austin (Justin Deeley), who is described as a sexy cowboy and son of a country music star, is also offered in the sneak peek.

Meanwhile, Liam is ready to take his relationship with Annie to the next level as he is seen presenting her with what looks like an engagement ring. However, it seems that Annie will turn down the proposal because recent spoiler revealed that Liam will get a new love interest, a widow named Jane (Kristina Apgar).
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Matt and Kim's New Song 'I'm a Goner' Ft. Soulja Boy

August 18, 2011 07:31:20 GMT


Matt and Kim's brand new song called "I'm a Goner" has just been released on Wednesday, August 17. Given away as part of Converse's "Three Artists. One Song" campaign, it features rapper Soulja Boy and rocker Andrew W.K.

"While our music sounds different, I do think we're coming at music from the same angle, which is we want to make music that people can shake their booties to," Matt said. Meanwhile, his duo partner Kim simply calls the music an "ultimate party song."
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Jennifer Love Hewitt on Ben Flajnik Dating Rumors: 'I'm Totally Single'

August 18, 2011 07:18:36 GMT


Jennifer Love Hewitt is in line with "The Bachelorette" reject Ben Flajnik about them not having any special relationship with each other. The Samantha Horton of "The Client List" made use of her Wednesday (August 17) interview with Ryan Seacrest on his KIIS FM radio show to clarify that she is "totally single".

Back on August 2, Love caused a stir with her tweet about Ben that read, "Omg! Ben f except my final rose !!! I love that ring. Neil lane u rock!! Happy for Ashley.... Gotta book a flight to Sonoma !!!:):)" When asked about it during the chat, she clarified, "I was looking for something pop culture to sort of tweet about."
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Official Plot Synopsis of 'Man of Steel' Allegedly Unveiled

August 18, 2011 06:48:54 GMT


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The first official plot synopsis of "Man of Steel" has possibly made its way out on the web. Attached to a casting call announcement, the synopsis claims Superman as "the most recognized and revered character of all time" in the pantheon of superheroes.

"Clark Kent/Kal-El is a young twentysomething journalist who feels alienated by powers beyond anyone's imagination," so the titular character is described in the synopsis. "Transported to Earth years ago from Krypton, an advanced alien planet, Clark struggles with the ultimate question - Why am I here?"
News > Celebrity Gossip

Russell Armstrong's Memorial to Be Handled by Estranged Wife Taylor


August 18, 2011 06:39:09 GMT


Russell Armstrong and estranged wife Taylor Armstrong were in the middle of divorce when he died on Monday night, August 15, but it didn't stop her from taking charge of his memorial service. Sharing the news was Ronald Richards, a lawyer for the late star of "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills".

"I have been notified by Taylor's attorney that she is making the memorial arrangements for Russell," Ronald told Radar Online. The attorney noted that it was Taylor's wish to plan the memorial for Russell, "after all, they were married." But, he did note that the reality star was still in the early stages of the planning.
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Video Premiere: Red Hot Chili Peppers' 'Adventure of Rain Dance Maggie'

August 18, 2011 06:35:01 GMT


Red Hot Chili Peppers have released a music video supporting their new single "The Adventure of Rain Dance Maggie". Inspired by The Beatles' iconic 1969 rooftop performance, the Anthony Kiedis-fronted band rock out atop one of the buldings in Venice Beach, California.

The music video is directed by Marc Klasfeld. "We were a little bit worried because off to the side of the roof there's no safety net," he said. "We found the location at the last minute, because it had such incredible views, but on the edges of the location, you fall and you die, basically."
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Nicolas Cage and Nicole Kidman Fight for Their Life in First Trailer of 'Trespass'

August 18, 2011 06:22:54 GMT


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The first trailer for "Trespass" has been made available for viewing pleasure. Coming out via Yahoo! Movies, this sneak peek is stuffed with plenty of actions and promise of interesting twists. It also gives a look at Nicolas Cage and Nicole Kidman as a couple whose lives are put in jeopardy when cold-blooded criminals invade their house for easy cash.

In this psychological thriller, Cage takes the role of fast-talking businessman Kyle Miller and Kidman plays his wife Sarah. When Cage finally filled in the shoes of Kyle, it was not without some drama. The actor first signed on to play Kyle before taking the role of the head kidnapper. He then briefly walked off the project before returning to resume his role as Kyle.
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Mariah Carey in Final Negotiations to Be 'X Factor (US)' Mentor

August 18, 2011 06:03:54 GMT


Mariah Carey is a step closer to join "The X Factor (US)". Simon Cowell, who has been constantly talking about his interest to have the "We Belong Together" hitmaker as part of the soon-to-be-launched show, is "still finalizing her deal to mentor," an insider reveals.

Should Carey sign the deal, she won't likely be the only diva who lends her power to the new singing competition. The insider tells Deadline that the former "American Idol" judge is reaching out to other superstars, with contacts being made now with "the Beyonces, the Rihannas, all of them."
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Katy Perry Tweets Response After Tying Michael Jackson's Historic Record

August 18, 2011 04:59:48 GMT


After being held off for two weeks, Katy Perry finally reaches the top spot on Billboard Hot 100 and breaks the 53-year record history of the chart. She quickly tweeted, "What a way to wake up! SO proud to announce that the little-engine-that-could of a song 'LAST FRIDAY NIGHT' is officially #1 & made HISTORY!"

Perry becomes the first woman and second artist overall after Michael Jackson who has five separate No. 1s on one album alone. Receiving the unprecedented feat through "Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)", she thanked her fans, "I couldn't have done it with out ya, really I owe u guys BIG... so take this moment to give yourself a high FIVE!!! #allbecauseofu."
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Christine O'Donnell Walks Out of 'Piers Morgan Tonight' Over Gay Marriage Question


August 18, 2011 04:38:44 GMT


Piers Morgan pissed Christine O'Donnell off during an interview with questions that she thought was out of the topic she had agreed to discuss. "You're borderline being a little bit rude," the former Tea Party-backed Senate candidate from Delaware said on "Piers Morgan Tonight" on Wednesday, August 17 when the British journalist asked her about abstinence and her positions on gay marriage.

Believing his questions were relevant because the issue was in her book "Trouble Maker: Let's Do What It Takes to Make America Great Again" which they were discussing, Morgan asked O'Donnell why she was being "weird" about answering questions on her own statements. "I'm not being weird. You're being a little rude," she claimed.
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Michael Kors Marries Longtime Partner in Beach Ceremony

August 18, 2011 04:16:21 GMT


Michael Kors is officially a married man. The fashion designer, who also serves as a judge on "Project Runway", has said his "I do" to longtime partner Lance LePere in a private ceremony on Dune Beach in Southampton, New York, Women's Wear Daily (WWD) reported.

The ceremony took place last Tuesday, August 16 and was officiated by Southampton Mayor Mark Epley. Speaking of the wedding, the 52-year-old told WWD, "To marry someone as wonderful and special to me as Lance barefoot on a glorious beach is more than I could have dreamed of."
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Kanye West and Jay-Z Share the 'Throne' of Billboard Hot 200

August 18, 2011 03:46:24 GMT


The hard works Kanye West and Jay-Z did for their joint album including fighting hackers have finally paid off. Their mega duet "Watch the Throne" has soared to No. 1 on Billboard Hot 200 by selling more than 436,000 copies in its opening week.

The huge number places the two rappers right behind Lady GaGa as a musical act with the second-largest sales week of the year. The Mother Monster still holds the record with her latest studio installment "Born This Way" which bowed 1.1 million last July.
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The Game Cleared of Charges After Apologizing for Twitter Phone Prank

August 18, 2011 03:39:47 GMT


The Game is off the hook for jamming calls at a Compton sheriff's station with a message on Twitter. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has announced that they will not be seeking criminal charges against the "Hate It or Love It" hitmaker after he made public apology for the "joke gone wrong".

Capt. Mike Parker said in a statement, "His willingness to help share with the media and the community that the safety of the public is what is most important, is a great message." He added, "Based upon our investigation, as well as consultation with the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office, the LASD considers the criminal investigation into this matter closed."
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'Buffy' Alums to Play Couple on 'Supernatural'

August 18, 2011 03:30:21 GMT


While Sarah Michelle Gellar is set to return on small screen with "Ringer", other "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" stars will reunite on another The CW series. It has been reported that Charisma Carpenter and James Marsters, who played Cordelia and Spike on the 1990s hit series, will guest star in the fifth episode of "Supernatural" season 7.

Carpenter and Marsters will play a married couple, who puts the whole city in danger with their marital issue. "This episode is 'Bewitched gone wrong'," showrunner Sera Gamble teased the episode entitled "Shut Up, Dr. Phil". "[It was] all upside for this successful man (Marsters) while he was married to the witch (Carpenter), but now that he's pissed her off, the whole town is paying the price."
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Jennifer Lawrence Confirmed to Sing 'Rue's Lullaby' in 'Hunger Games'

August 18, 2011 03:13:13 GMT


After circling on the web for quite a while, rumor that Jennifer Lawrence will lend her vocals to the soundtrack of "The Hunger Games" has finally been confirmed. Giving the official word is T-Bone Burnett who is booked to work on the score for the movie.

To MTV Hollywood Crush, the award-winning composer revealed that the Katniss depicter is going to sing "Rue's Lullaby", a tear-jerking tune she sings to her dying friend in the Arena. "It was beautiful," he teased. "She did great. She's singing great. Killer actor too."
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First Look at Lisa Edelstein on 'The Good Wife'


August 18, 2011 02:52:37 GMT


Lisa Edelstein apparently does not need much time to get comfortable with her co-star on "The Good Wife" where she recently landed a role. The 44-year-old beauty has just tweeted her first picture on the New York set of the CBS drama, showing how she and Josh Charles have fun working together.

"I have to say, [Josh] really makes the workplace a nice place to be," Edelstein wrote in the caption of the image which sees Charles playfully terrifying her. Charles then tweeted another photo, which features him and his new co-star holding their own fist, with the caption, "I forgot how much I enjoyed working with Lisa."
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The Situation Reacts to Abercrombie Diss, 'Jersey Shore' Co-Star Lands Endorsement Deal

August 18, 2011 02:50:03 GMT


The Situation isn't staying quiet about Abercrombie & Fitch's substantial payment offer for him not to wear their apparel. After news broke out that the brand's market stock has dropped 9% ever since, the "Jersey Shore" star took to Twitter to share a piece of his mind regarding the matter.

Along with a link a CNNMoney article that detailed the decline of Abercrombie's stock, the reality star whose real name is Mike Sorrentino tweeted, "Looks like Abercrombie got themself into a Situation!" He followed it up with another post that read, "Thanks #SituationNation for always having my back and you are the best fans in the world! I love you guys!"
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New 'Breaking Dawn Part I' Poster: Edward, Bella and Jacob Among the Cullens

August 18, 2011 02:31:47 GMT


Summit Entertainment have unleashed a new promotional poster for "The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn Part I". The one-sheet sees the key cast of the highly anticipated vampire movie, Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner, among the other characters.

In the picture, Edward Cullen is seen holding his leading lady, Bella Swan, tightly while Jacob Black stands tall alone by her side in the foreground. Meanwhile, the other Cullens are seen filling the background.
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Three Promo Ads for 2011 MTV VMAs Featuring Lady GaGa

August 18, 2011 02:15:46 GMT


Three clips featuring Lady GaGa promoting 2011 MTV Video Music Awards have just surfaced. One clip sees her sitting behind a grand piano and playing jazzy tune of her latest single "You and I". In the middle of performing, she takes off her bra and gives a side view of her breast as camera comes closer.

Wearing a long wig with bang and high platform shoes, the Mother Monster sits down with MTV in the second clip. "I really believe art is a huge lie," she said. "We sing it and we dance it, and we dress it every day. Me [and] my friends hope that someday we tell it enough that it becomes true."
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Amber Tamblyn Engaged to David Cross, Rep Confirms

August 18, 2011 02:01:16 GMT


Amber Tamblyn gets one step closer to tying the knot with longtime boyfriend David Cross. The actress playing Tibby Rollins in "The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants" has got engaged to the Tobias Funke of "Arrested Development", her representative confirmed to PEOPLE.

No other details of the Hollywood couple's engagement have been disclosed, and it is still unclear whether they have set a wedding date. Though so, it is suggested that they have been keeping their engagement a secret for a while. A source close to Amber told Life & Style, "They've been engaged for weeks."
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'American Idol' EP Fires Back at Adam Levine Over Gay Comment

August 18, 2011 01:49:19 GMT


Nigel Lythgoe has come in defense of "American Idol" against the criticism recently made by Adam Levine. Firing back at "The Voice" judge/mentor who critized the FOX reality show for allegedly masking gay contestants, the executive producer of "Idol" tells Entertainment Weekly, "To be frank, I didn't understand why we're talking about contestants being gay or not gay."

The judge of "So You Think You Can Dance" goes on stating that a contestant's sexual preference does not affect the way he values his/her talent. "What does that have anything to do with singing talent? Maybe it does for Adam Levine, but not for me," he says.
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David Letterman Gets Assassination Threat on Extremist Website


August 18, 2011 01:33:55 GMT


David Letterman is being targeted for assassination by online jihadist. SITE intelligence group revealed on Wednesday, August 17 that a Muslim militant issued a death threat against the host of "Late Show with David Letterman" on an extremist networking site where messages from Al Qaeda frequently appear online in the United States.

Accordingly, the commenter who goes by the name Umar al-Basrawi was angered by the joke David made about the death of one of Osama Bin Laden's lieutenants, Ilyas Kashmiri. While the talk show host isn't a Jewish, Umar called on Muslims in the United States to "cut the tongue of this lowly Jew and shut it forever."
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Kelly Clarkson to Release New Album 'Stronger' in October, Confirms First Single

August 18, 2011 01:25:01 GMT


Kelly Clarkson has finally revealed title and release date for her next studio installment. The winner of "American Idol" season 1 names the new album "Stronger" and is going to release it in the United States on October 25.

The first official taste from the upcoming effort is called "Mr. Know It All". The single will be unleashed on August 30 in a special live webcast hosted by Kelly herself. It, however, will be automatically sent to whoever pre-ordering the album as soon as it's available.
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Abercrombie and Fitch's Stock Plumetted After Banning The Situation

August 17, 2011 19:34:23 GMT


Either a coincidence or karma, Abercrombie & Fitch market stock has gone down by 9 per cent just a day after the company announced that they would pay for The Situation not to wear their apparel. The stock hit a new low on Wednesday, August 17 in the first trading session after the no Situation policy.

A & F issued a press release, informing that they offer a "substantial payment" in return of the "Jersey Shore" star not to put on their product because he goes against "aspirational nature of its brand." Calling it a "win-win situation", the company suggests Sitch uses the money to wear other brands.
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Lady GaGa's VMA Promo to Air During 'Jersey Shore'

August 17, 2011 19:13:52 GMT


Lady GaGa officially will invade the stage of Video Music Awards on August 28, MTV announced. The singer joins the already-impressive rooster who would perform at the event such as Lil Wayne, Bruno Mars, Chris Brown, Adele, and Young the Giant.

GaGa will make a VMA announcement and tease the promo live on MTV and Logo on Thursday, August 18, during "MTV First: Lady GaGa" which airs at 7:49 P.M. ET. In the program, GaGa will also be interviewed by Sway Calloway. She would also take part in a live Q&A on MTV.com where fans could submit their questions via Twitter as well. The full promo will then air during "Jersey Shore" at 10 P.M. ET.
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Ice-T Fires Back After Making Insensitive Comment on Russell Armstrong's Death


August 17, 2011 18:52:29 GMT


Rapper Ice-T made insensitive comment on Twitter about Russell Armstrong, the estranged husband of "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Taylor Armstrong. On the same day the news that Russell had committed suicide, Ice-T wrote, "Bad joke.. but alotta those wives would make me consider it."

Russell was found dead on Monday, August 15, hanging in a bedroom at his home on Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles. Reports said that the businessman took his own life because of depression stemming from his impending divorce from Taylor and the decline in his business.
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Watch Anne Hathaway Raps Original Song Like Lil Wayne

August 17, 2011 17:20:20 GMT


Anne Hathaway has a way to promote her latest movie, that is by rapping like Lil Wayne. The 28-year-old was made a guest on "Conan" to promote romantic drama "One Day" and she displayed her skill in spitting verses which she claimed is the result of her frustration of the paparazzi.

In an original song and original lyrics, Hathaway left a message for the shutterbugs who have been hounding her lately especially after she nabbed the role of Catwoman in "The Dark Knight Rises". She told Conan O'Brien, "With all the stuff that's been going on with Batman, the paparazzi attention's been a little intense, so I actually wrote a rap song about it. It's in the style of Lil Wayne."
 
 
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