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August 24, 2011

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People Mag Slammed for Featuring Only Kim Kardashian on Cover

August 24, 2011 16:35:58 GMT


One of many Kim Kardashian's wedding photos that People paid $1.5 million to acquire has been released on the magazine's website. On the cover of the magazine's special edition that hits newsstands on Friday, August 26, Kim is featured in her first wedding gown sans the groom.

As a result, People has come under fire for not including Kris Humphries in the big issue. In defense, the mag's assistant editor Jen Garcia said, "It's all about the bride. We wanted her. It's her day, we wanted her on the cover."
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Report: Will Smith Walked In on Jada and Marc Anthony


August 24, 2011 16:14:10 GMT


Although denials have come from the persons involved as well as their representative, rumor is still persistent on Jada Pinkett Smith's affair with Marc Anthony. According to a new report from In Touch Weekly, Jada was caught by her husband Will Smith while spending time with Marc, her "Hawthorne" co-star.

Will reportedly had been suspicious of his wife having an affair back in early August so he paid them a surprise visit, flying home from a movie shoot one day. Will walked in on Jada and Marc together and left the house in tears, the mag reported.
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New 'Man of Steel' Set Photo Gives First Look at Villainess Faora


August 24, 2011 10:02:38 GMT


A new on-set photo of "Man of Steel" that gives first glimpses at Faora has landed online. Shared by members of a Facebook fan community for the superhero movie, the photo sees the Kryptonian villainess from a long distant shot. It is not clear whether or not the figure is Antje Traue or her stunt double.

In the picture, she is also seen standing near a man who wears a motion-capture suit. The man is believed to be a stunt double for Michael Shannon who portrays General Zod. Additionally, there are also some photos that feature a straight look at Superman. Based on the images, the costume of the superhero seems to be designed without the traditional red shorts.
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Dwayne Johnson and Jerry Bruckheimer's Wrestling Drama Sold to NBC

August 24, 2011 09:07:17 GMT


Dwayne Johnson aka The Rock and Jerry Bruckheimer are teaming up with NBC to glorify the 1980s professional wrestling. Deadline reports that the network has commited to produce a pilot of the fictional drama from Bruckheimer TV with the wrestler-turned-actor serving as the executive producer along with "The Amazing Race" executive producer and Jonathan Littman.

"Look forward to teaming up with @THEROCK on exciting new wrestling project," Bruckheimer tweeted about their upcoming joint project. Johnson then chimed in, "Kickin' Ass! Excited to partner up w @BruckheimerJB & @NBC to create 1980's wrestling TV drama."
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William Petersen Becomes a Father to Premature Twins

August 24, 2011 08:57:42 GMT


William Petersen has baby news to share. Through his representative, the actor who is best known for his portrayal of Gil Grissom on "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" shared to PEOPLE that he and his wife, Gina Cirone, have welcomed twins, who were born prematurely via surrogate, on July 5 in Los Angeles.

Despite the premature birth, William's baby boy and girl are said to be doing great. "The babies are doing great and are improving every day and we can't wait for them to come home," so revealed the TV actor and his wife. No other details, including the twins' names and measurements, have been disclosed.
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Video Premiere: Lil Wayne's 'How to Love'

August 24, 2011 08:38:58 GMT


Lil Wayne's "How to Love" music video has arrived for fans' viewing pleasure. Dealing with the consequence of past choices, it shows one decision could either make everything turn from bad to worst or change it for the better.

The story was written by Weezy himself. "He kinda tapped into a different perspective of the song and gave a different enlightenment on how you can consider a girl and how they're in a forever pursuit trying to find love," said the song's producer Detail.
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Paris Hilton's Latest Reality Show May Not Last Beyond Season 1

August 24, 2011 08:21:00 GMT


Paris Hilton's latest attempt in unscripted series world is reportedly going be a short-lived one. While Oxygen has not officially announced the fate of "The World According to Paris", New York Magazine's Vulture learns that the network has no plans to pick up the show for a second season.

Debuting with only around 400,000 viewers in June, the reality series revolving around the hotel heiress was sinking even lower in subsequent airings. For comparison, "The Glee Project", which debuted with modest rating in June, continued garnering viewers with 1.2 million people tuning in the season finale last Sunday, August 21.
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Video: The Game Gets Physical in Hollywood Street Fight

August 24, 2011 08:20:28 GMT


The Game has got involved in a street fight. In a video documenting the early Tuesday (August 23) morning incident, the "Hate It or Love It" rapper can be seen yelling in frustration and being restrained by his friends as he engaged in a physical altercation in front of Colony nightclub in Hollywood.

TMZ, which obtained the footage, additionally reported that because of the brawl, the former G-Unit member was accused of punching a man in the face. Law enforcement sources said a police report has been filed against the MC. Video of the incident didn't clearly show whether he did throw a punch, but inside sources claimed that the 31-year-old denied the allegation.
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New 'Avengers' Set Videos: Loki Spreads Terror in Public Square

August 24, 2011 08:14:50 GMT


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Tom Hiddleston has got in action on the set of "The Avengers" in downtown Cleveland. Donning Loki's costume complete with his horned helmet, the "Thor" actor was filming scenes in Terminal Tower located at Public Square from Monday night, August 22 until early Tuesday, August 23.

The Terminal Tower doubled for a museum for the shooting of the action movie. Some extras, who reportedly portray visitors, are seen running in panic as Loki hits the Public Square. Words are, the movie villain kills someone in the scene.
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Bruno Mars Spins Turntable in New Ad for 2011 MTV VMAs

August 24, 2011 07:31:30 GMT


Bruno Mars is hosting a party in a new commercial ad for the 28th annual MTV Video Music Awards. The "Lazy Song" singer serves as a house DJ, playing classic songs like "Roxanne", "Long Tall Sally" and "I Feel Good" as well as spinning his own single "Grenade".

"I think what you're going to see is a little of my personality, a lot of my influences and a lot of people having a good time," Bruno told MTV. "I think that this year's VMAs is a celebration and a party, and MTV did a great job of putting this commercial together."
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Rep: Leonardo DiCaprio Didn't Buy Blake Lively a Prius

August 24, 2011 07:02:29 GMT


Words have run rampant recently that Leonardo DiCaprio has bought Blake Lively a black Prius that cost him around $40,000. Quick to pour cold water on the swirling speculation was a representative for the "J. Edgar" actor himself. To E! News, the rep stated that "there is no truth to the story".

The Daily Mail previously reported that Leo bought his 23-year-old girlfriend the eco-friendly car because he was left "horrified" by her "gas-guzzling" Range Rover. A committed environmentalist, the 36-year-old actor himself was among the first Hollywood stars who bought the vehicle years ago.
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Jill Scott Weeping in 'Hear My Call' Music Video

August 24, 2011 06:33:17 GMT


Jill Scott is crying her heart out in a music video for her song "Hear My Call". The R&B diva gives the clip as a bonus for everyone who downloads her new album "The Light of the Sun" on iTunes from August 23 to 29.

The treat was given hot on heels of her second single release in the United States. While she droped a song called "Shame" as her second offering in the U.K., Jill chose a sexy medley called "So Gone (What My Mind Says)" for her fans Stateside.
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'A Good Old Fashioned Orgy' Has Its Star's Favorite All Time Sex Scene

August 24, 2011 06:05:51 GMT


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Being a R-rated movie, "A Good Old Fashioned Orgy" promises to present what moviegoers expect in a raunchy comedy. To AceShowbiz, one of the stars, Angela Sarafyan, admitted that the film has her favorite all time movie sex scene.

"The one in 'A Good Old Fashioned Orgy' is my all time favorite movie sex scene, hands down," so said the 28-year-old actress. Her fellow cast members Lake Bell and Tyler Labine, meanwhile, voted for their co-star Will Forte's sex scene with Kristen Wiig in "MacGruber".
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Aung San Suu Kyi Greeted by Cheering Supporters in First Teaser Trailer for 'The Lady'

August 24, 2011 05:48:26 GMT


The first teaser trailer for "The Lady" has been made available for viewing pleasure. Coming out via Yahoo! Movies, the promo video gives a sneak peek at Michelle Yeoh as she takes on the role of Burmese revolutionary leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi.

The teaser opens with beautiful scenery of Myanmar, before it moves on to show a group of military men putting on barb wires on the top of bamboo fence. It then cuts to a footage where Yeoh's Suu Kyi makes her way onto the stage, where thousands of supporters greet her with their wild cheering.
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Jennifer Lopez Rocks Green Gown on Set of 'Papi' Video Shoot

August 24, 2011 05:47:23 GMT


Jennifer Lopez is not done filming her music video for "Papi" just yet. The female judge of "American Idol" is seen getting ready to shoot her next scenes for the clip. She's wearing a green halter-neck long dress and a pair of white flip flops. On that day, she also did a reshoot for the scene she took over the weekend.

J.Lo changed back into a loose-fitting top and high-waisted shorts for the retake. She danced on the shoulders of a man before breaking into another routine once landing on the ground. The move was created by "So You Think You Can Dance" choreographers Napoleon and Tabitha.
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Kim Kardashian's Three Wedding Dresses Described in Details

August 24, 2011 05:40:19 GMT


Days after Kim Kardashian tied the knot with NBA star Kris Humphries, details of the three dresses she wore on the big day are unraveled. The "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" star first walked down the aisle in what she described as the "princess look" gown.

PEOPLE, which has sketches of all three dresses, detailed that it was "a ball gown with full tulle skirt, basque waist and hand-pieced Chantilly lace applique on bodice and train". Kim completed the dress with a Lorraine Schwartz headpiece, a cathedral-length veil with hand-pieced Chantilly lace applique at the hem and a lightly shirred blusher layer.
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Demi Lovato Reveals Official Tracklisting for 'Unbroken'


August 24, 2011 04:23:49 GMT


A day after announcing her first two concert dates, Demi Lovato reveals official tracklisting for her upcoming album "Unbroken". Fourteen tracks make the list along with a Wizz Dumb remix of lead single "Skyscraper".

Missy Elliott and Timbaland are featured in a song called "All Night Long". Dev teams up with the "Camp Rock" star in "Who's That Boy", Iyaz collaborates with the teen singer in "You're My Only Shorty", and Jason Derulo joins forces with her in "Together".
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'Pretty Little Liars' Midseason Finale Preview: Emily's Life at Stake


August 24, 2011 04:19:52 GMT


The four Liars must pay the price after sharing their secrets about "A" to Dr. Anne Sullivan. In the midseason finale of "Pretty Little Liars", "A" sends the girls on a hunt to destroy lives in order to save their trusted confidant.

The missions will ultimately lead to what the four liars want the most, but at a costly price to their loved ones and themselves. The one whose life will be put at stake is none other than Emily. In a preview to the upcoming episode, she is seen trapped in a garage and passing out.
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Craig Ferguson on Threatening Letter: I'm Not Big Fan of That Sort of Thing

August 24, 2011 03:56:12 GMT


A threatening letter that contains white powder and is addressed to Craig Ferguson has been sent to CBS Television City. Even though the suspicious-looking substance turned out to be harmless, the host of "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson" isn't pleased with the situation.

On Tuesday night, August 23, the 49-year-old took to his Twitter account to address the matter. "Ack!Someone mailed my show white powder & claimed it was anthrax. I'm not a big fan of that sort of thing," so he wrote. The stand-up comedian added in the same tweet, "#thanksFBI&LAPD&LAFD&CBSsecurity."
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Florence and the Machine's 'What the Water Gave Me' Video

August 24, 2011 03:44:23 GMT


Florence and the Machine introduce their new second album in a song called "What the Water Gave Me". Soon after its release, the band premiere a music video to support the lead single. The clip includes footage of their recording session at Abbey Road Studios in London.

Talking about the song, lead singer Florence Welch said, "It's a song for the water." She elaborated her statement, "Because in music and art what I'm really interested in are the things that are overwhelming. The ocean seems to me to be nature's great overwhelmer."
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Charlie Sheen Riding Atomic Bomb in First Promo for Comedy Central Roast

August 24, 2011 03:21:15 GMT


The first promo video for Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen features the actor in a scene which could be serving as a metaphor for his breakdown with "Two and a Half Men". The 45-year-old is seen riding an atomic bomb in rodeo style as it falls down from the sky.

Called "Dr. StrangeSheen", the promo reenacts a scene from 1964's comedy film "Dr. Strangelove" which satirized the nuclear scare. It had Slim Pickens starring as the man jockeying the nuclear bomb.
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'Mad Men' Star John Slattery Comes in Defense of January Jones

August 24, 2011 03:16:07 GMT


John Slattery isn't letting negative comment smothering January Jones' image. The actor playing Roger Sterling on "Mad Men" has come in defense of his co-star after Jared Gilmore, her former on-screen son, gave his replacement a warning about the TV actress.

Met at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' Performers Peer Group 2011 Emmys cocktail reception on Monday night, August 22, the 49-year-old actor told E! Online, "Well, it's an intimidating character." He elaborated his remark, "I mean, that's the character. Betty Draper is an intimidating woman I suppose, if you were a seven-year-old boy [or] her son."
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Snippet of Alice Cooper's 'What Baby Wants' Ft. Ke$ha


August 24, 2011 03:00:50 GMT


Alice Cooper's rock-meet-dancepop song which features Ke$ha has been teased in a more-than-one-minute snippet. Called "What Baby Wants", the new track is recorded for the rocker's upcoming studio installment "Welcome 2 My Nightmare".

In the track, Alice and Ke$ha take turn in singing the lead. When it's the 63-year-old rocker who screams the lyrics, Ke$ha will be the back-up singer. Talking about the song, he told Ultimate Classic Rock earlier this month, "She actually plays the Devil in this thing."
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TNT Announces Return Dates of 'Rizzoli and Isles', 'Leverage' and Other Shows

August 24, 2011 02:36:22 GMT


TNT has unveiled when viewers can watch the return of their favorite series in winter. "The Closer" will return with the second part of its seventh season on Monday, November 28, at 9 P.M. ET/PT. An hour later, "Rizzoli & Isles" will be back with the remaining 5 episodes of its sophomore season.

The day before, "Leverage" will resume airing eight new episodes from season 4. Meanwhile, "Southland" will debut its season 4 which consists of 10 episodes on January 17, 2012, at 10 P.M. ET/PT.
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Uncle Frank Potenza of 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' Dies at 77

August 24, 2011 02:34:45 GMT


"Jimmy Kimmel Live!" has lost its frequent guest comedian. Uncle Frank Potenza, a former police officer who was brought in by host Jimmy Kimmel in 2003 as a security guard and on-air contributor, passed away at the age of 77 early Tuesday, August 23.

Kimmel himself has taken to Twitter to thank fans for expressing their condolences to him. Along with a link to the news of Potenza's passing, he tweeted, "thank you for your kind words about a very kind man - my Uncle Frank - who passed away this morning."
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Ben Affleck In Talks for Multiple Duties in Action Film 'Line of Sight'

August 24, 2011 02:27:51 GMT


Ben Affleck is near to lock multiple duties in a new movie project. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the actor/filmmaker, whose wife Jennifer Garner is currently expecting their third baby, is in negotiations to star in, direct as well as produce an action project called "Line of Sight" which is developed at Warner Bros. Pictures.

The project has already had Joel Silver and Andrew Rona signing up as the producers, but they will have to wait a little longer to start the production with Affleck. The 39-year-old actor is currently busy working on another movie, "Argo", which just began shooting on Monday, August 22 in Los Angeles.
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Jennifer Lawrence to Introduce First Footage of 'Hunger Games' at MTV VMAs

August 24, 2011 02:09:14 GMT


After releasing a series of pictures to introduce the main characters of "The Hunger Games", Lionsgate are now moving forward to tease scenes from the movie. The first footage is set to make its way out this coming Sunday, August 28 during MTV Video Music Awards.

Coming to the annual awards show to introduce the clip will be none other than Jennifer Lawrence herself, it's confirmed. The Raven Darkholme/Mystique of "X-Men: First Class" tackles the role of the main heroine, Katniss, in the movie.
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Report: Brenda Song Expecting First Child With Miley Cyrus' Brother


August 24, 2011 01:59:36 GMT


Brenda Song has a bun in the oven, if Celebuzz is to be trusted. Accordingly, the actress who gained fame through Disney Channel's "The Suite Life of Zack and Cody" is expecting a child with Miley Cyrus' brother and former Metro Station vocalist, Trace Cyrus.

Words are, the actress who plays Christy Lee in "The Social Network" is about eight weeks along in her pregnancy. Neither her representative nor Trace's has come out with comments on the rumor, but if it is proven to be true, the baby will be the pair's first child together.
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Chord Overstreet Is Idealistic Teacher on 'The Middle'

August 24, 2011 01:31:42 GMT


Leaving McKinley High set of "Glee", Chord Overstreet is going back to school on "The Middle". However, instead of enrolling as a student, he will play a new teacher at Orson Elementary school on the ABC series, which will return with a one-hour season 3 premiere on Wednesday, September 21 at 8/7c.

Chord will guest star as Ralph Wilkerson, a fourth-grade teacher to young Brick Heck (Atticus Shaffer) in the Wednesday, September 28 episode. His character is described by TV Guide as "enthusiastic, energetic but perhaps a little too forward-thinking for the elder Hecks' tastes."
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Will and Jada Pinkett Smith: 'Our Marriage Is Intact'

August 24, 2011 01:30:22 GMT


Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith are putting a stop to swirling rumors that they have split after 13 years of marriage. On Tuesday (August 23) afternoon, the Hollywood power couple released a joint statement, slamming the split report and insisting that they are still happily married.

"Although we are reluctant to respond to these types of press reports, the rumors circulating about our relationship are completely false," assured the couple who are parents to rising stars Jaden Smith and Willow Smith. They stressed further in the statement, "We are still together, and our marriage is intact."
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Amy Winehouse VMAs Tribute to Feature Tony Bennett and Her Last Recording Session

August 24, 2011 01:24:00 GMT


Details of Amy Winehouse tribute at the upcoming MTV Video Music Awards have been shared. It was confirmed that the special segment will feature Tony Bennett and their session at Abbey Road Studios in London to record their duet "Body and Soul".

"It was a thrill to record with Amy Winehouse," the music vet said. "And when you listen to the recording of 'Body and Soul', it is a testament to her artistic genius and her brilliance as one of the most honest musicians I have ever known."
 
 
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