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August 29, 2011

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Lindsay Lohan Asking Chris Brown Out on Twitter


August 29, 2011 09:00:03 GMT


Two troubled stars in Hollywood are likely to have a get-together if Lindsay Lohan has her way. After the 2011 Video Music Awards wrapped up on Sunday night, August 28, the former "Mean Girls" star sent an invite to Chris Brown by simply tweeting, "@chrisbrown wanna meet?"

The 25-year-old actress who takes on the role of April Booth in "Machete" posted the invitation after being left impressed by the "I Can Transform Ya" singer's performance at the awards show. Just hours earlier, she wrote on her Twitter page, "@ChrisBrown killed it. #MTVVMAs."
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MTV VMAs 2011: Jay-Z, Kanye West and Lil Wayne's Performances

August 29, 2011 08:48:37 GMT


More footage featuring performances from the live telecast of 2011 MTV Video Music Awards hit the web. Jay-Z and Kanye West collaborated in Otis Redding-assisted single "Otis" which is taken from their joint album "Watch the Throne".

Lil Wayne crooned his ballad track "How to Love" before spitting his "John" verses. The rapper catered the star-studded crowd near the end of the show. His performance was introduced by fellow Young Money MC, Drake.
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New 'Sons of Anarchy' Season 4 Promo Gives First Look at Danny Trejo

August 29, 2011 08:47:31 GMT


An extended promo for "Sons of Anarchy" season 4 has provided the first glimpse of Danny Trejo who lands a guest role. While details of his character remain scarce, main actor Ron Perlman once said that the "Machete" star will have a season-long arc that will be "powerful".

Another star tapped to making guest appearance in the upcoming season is David Hasselhoff. The "Baywatch" vet will play a well-endowed ex-porn star, Dondo, who is now making money by producing lesbian adult films.
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Beyonce Knowles' Pregnancy Might Postpone 'A Star Is Born' Production

August 29, 2011 08:32:55 GMT


Beyonce Knowles' first pregnancy is likely to affect the production of "A Star Is Born". While Warner Bros. Pictures hope to begin filming as early as February 2012, an insider told Deadline that the studio "could push" the production due to the Grammy-winning songstress' pregnancy.

With the remake project being postponed, director Clint Eastwood will now have more time to look for a suitable male co-star to play opposite the wife of Jay-Z. Eastwood has been considering several A-listers, including Leonardo DiCaprio, Christian Bale and Will Smith, to be paired with Knowles but no deal has yet to be sealed.
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Justin Bieber Keeps PG-Rated in Remix of Drake's 'Trust Issues'

August 29, 2011 08:24:44 GMT


Justin Bieber has remixed fellow Canadian artist Drake. The 17-year-old pop singer reworked Drizzy's ballad song "Trust Issues" by keeping the original beat intact and leaving the rapping part to the Young Money MC. He, however, alters the lyrics to make them more PG-rated.

Instead crooning "I'mma sip until I feel it, I'mma smoke it till it's done" like in the original version, Bieber sings, "I'mma sing until I feel it, I'mma go till it's done." He continues to tone down the verses with, "You just need to listen, I'll teach you how to fix it/ But you're the only one, 'cause I don't trust these women/ I don't, I don't trust these women."
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Marisa Miller and James Hong Spotted Filming 'R.I.P.D.' at Fenway Park

August 29, 2011 08:11:02 GMT


"R.I.P.D." might have already begun its filming. Although the production of the supernatural action movie was reportedly set to start in mid-September in Boston, Collider has brought out a footage of Marisa Miller and James Hong filming a scene at Fenway Park over the weekend.

A reader named Mark, who shot the short clip, informed the site that the footage was taken during a match between the Red Sox and the A's last Saturday, August 27. In a companion note, he wrote, "Marissa Miller and James Hong were doing a scene when she leads him though the isle I was sitting in."
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'Pretty Little Liars' Midseason Finale to Give Insight Into Alison's Killer


August 29, 2011 07:59:14 GMT


The summer finale of "Pretty Little Liars" will give more hints about who Alison's killer is. Creator/executive producer Marlene King recently teased that the upcoming outing will give viewers an "insight into the night Alison disappeared and who killed Alison."

"The jaw-dropping moments are those revelations," she told TV Guide, without saying if the murderer's identity will eventually be unveiled. Although the episode will offer answers to that question, more mysteries may be unleashed since King teased, "The finale answers more questions than any other finale we've ever done -- but it raises a few big questions."
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MTV VMAs 2011: Pregnant Beyonce Performs 'Love on Top'


August 29, 2011 07:48:09 GMT


Beyonce Knowles delivered a solid performance when taking the stage during MTV Video Music Awards at LA's Nokia Theater. The R&B diva sang a soulful retro song called "Love on Top" which is taken from her new album "4". She closed her set by proudly showing off her baby bump.

The pregnant singer wore a glittery tux jacket on top of a white t-shirt matched with black pants and towering heels. At the end of the performance, she unbuttoned her jacket and rubbed her growing belly. Her hubby Jay-Z and fellow artist Lady GaGa were captured on camera cheering on her.
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Kendra Wilkinson: I Have Won My Battle Against Post-Partum Depression


August 29, 2011 07:38:39 GMT


Kendra Wilkinson claims to have overcome her battle against post-partum depression. Nearly two years after giving birth to her first son with husband Hank Baskett, the former girlfriend of Playboy founder Hugh Hefner told PEOPLE last Saturday, August 27 that she has been back being herself again.

"[After I had a baby,] I felt like I had to be a different person. I had to be conservative and wear turtlenecks and be someone that I wasn't," recalled the 26-year-old when met at Wet Republic pool party at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino. "Now that I have my body back and I feel good again, I have the perfect amount of balance. It's all about finding the balance."
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'Jersey Shore' Midseason Trailer: Teary Snooki and Pantless Deena

August 29, 2011 07:05:19 GMT


"Jersey Shore" has just aired an episode that captured the fight between Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino and Ronnie Ortiz-Magro, but there are a lot more drama in the rest of season 4. MTV has released the midseason trailer that gives glimpses of Snooki's breakdown moment and her heated argument with some of her castmates.

Snooki is seen crying a lot and throwing a bottle at The Situation. JWoww yells at Snooki over her cranky behavior, prompting DJ Pauly D to say, "Stop the drama." Meanwhile, Vinny Guadagnino confesses the situation in their Italian house is like hell.
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Nicki Minaj Draws Inspiration for Bizarre VMAs Outfit From Tokyo

August 29, 2011 06:51:20 GMT


Tokyo apparently has something to do with Nicki Minaj's head-turning outfit at this year's MTV Video Music Awards. The "Fly" raptress generated buzz when hitting the black carpet on Sunday (August 28) night, wearing a metal dress with a pink tutu that she combined with colorful socks and leg warmers.

When asked about her eclectic fashion choice, the 28-year-old told reporters backstage,"Tokyo inspires this outfit." The singer, who completed her bizzare look with a soft-serve ice cream necklace, a Japanese face mask and a pink, yellow and orange wig, went on to elaborate her answer, "You know, Harajuku is something I have been absorbing for a very long time."
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MTV VMAs 2011: Amy Winehouse Tribute Ft. Russell Brand, Tony Bennett and Bruno Mars

August 29, 2011 06:50:15 GMT


Amy Winehouse tribute at the 28th annual MTV Video Music Awards was led by Tony Bennett, Russell Brand and Bruno Mars. First, it was Brand who took the mic to remember the late singer. "She was a mate of mine and tragically this year we lost her," he said.

"First time I met her, she was kind of like a daft, dopey person, just wandering around a little bit crazy, like a lot of people who are drawn to big cities with a peculiar, unknowable talent," he went on. "That incredible, extraordinary voice coming from that crazy person, a person I knew would wander stinking of the booze, a loopy, loose-cannon person - I thought, 'How can that be coming out of her?' "
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Artist of the Week: Red Hot Chili Peppers

August 29, 2011 06:03:34 GMT


One of the most successful rock acts, Red Hot Chili Peppers are coming back full pledge this year. Five years after ruling Billboard Hot 200 with their 2006's "Stadium Arcadium", this band are ready to get back to the game with a brand new effort called "I'm with You".

They are going to release the album in the United States on August 29, and already have climbed Billboard charts with its lead single "The Adventures of Rain Dance Maggie". They reigned Rock and Alternative Song, and reached No. 2 on Mainstream Rock Song list.
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Two Futuristic Vehicles Snapped on Set of 'Prometheus'

August 29, 2011 05:42:26 GMT


New pictures from behind-the-scene of 'Prometheus" have landed online. Coming out via AlienPrequelNews, one of the image shows a giant engine which the site described as a "huge lifter". The engine is believed to be the one seen at the right side of an official photo from the movie.

The second image, meanwhile, gives a look at some kind of a futuristic metal van. Glimpses of this vehicle were previously obtained at the San Diego Comic Con 211 last July.
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Jason Castro Shares Photo of Newborn Baby Girl

August 29, 2011 05:22:02 GMT


Jason Castro can officially add father to his resume. The singer, who finished fourth on season 7 of "American Idol", and wife Mandy welcomed their first child together on Sunday, August 28, and he has since taken to Twitter to share a photo of himself holding his baby girl.

In a caption explaining the photo, the 24-year-old simply wrote, "Daddy's girl." He later revealed that he and his wife have named their daughter, Madeline Emilia Castro, by retweeting his wife's post which read, "My beautiful baby girl, Madeline Emilia Castro!!!", and gave a link to a close-up photo of the newborn.
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MTV VMAs 2011: Britney Saluted and Kissed by Lady GaGa's Jo Calderone

August 29, 2011 05:01:08 GMT


Britney Spears was one and the only special honoree at the 28th annual MTV Video Music Awards. The winner of 2011 Best Pop Video was saluted and cited as an inspiring figure by Lady GaGa who returned to the stage as Jo Calderone.

"Britney taught me how to be fearless, .. She's a pop legend and the industry wouldn't be the same without her," Jo said. He drew more cheering when saying, "I used to hang posters of her on my wall and touch myself when I was laying in bed."
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Demi Lovato Friendly With Joe Jonas at MTV VMAs, Calls Ashley Greene Her Friend

August 29, 2011 04:43:52 GMT


Demi Lovato is apparently back on friendly terms with Joe Jonas. On Sunday (August 28), the "Skyscraper" singer was spotted chatting face to face with the one-third of the Jonas Brothers at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards, and was all smiles when they posed together for the camera.

The 19-year-old songstress reunited with her 22-year-old ex a little over a week after they exchanged tweets for sharing a win at the 2011 Do Something Awards. On August 18, she wrote on Twitter, "@joejonas Yayy! We won :)" as referring to their charity song win for duet "Make a Wave". In return, he tweeted, "Wow! @ddlovato Congrats dem! Super awesome!!"
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Katniss Unleashes Her Arrow in 'Hunger Games' MTV VMAs Sneak Peek

August 29, 2011 04:25:02 GMT


"The Hunger Games" sneak peek has been debuted exclusively at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards, showing an intense scene from the movie. It gives a look at Katniss Everdeen running in the woods as she is trying to survive the deadly games.

Katniss' friend Gale Hawthorne helps pump up her spirit during the competition as his voice echoes in her head. "Listen to me, You're stronger than they are. You are. They just want a good show. That's all they want. You know how to hunt. Show them how good you are," he tells her. The clip ends with Katniss unleashing an arrow from her bow.
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MTV VMAs 2011: Katy Perry Wins Top Honor, Adele Leads Winner List


August 29, 2011 04:14:19 GMT


All winners of 2011 MTV Video Music Awards have been revealed. Taking home the top honor is none other than Katy Perry. The "Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)" hitmaker won Video of the Year, bringing home a total of three prizes.

In winning the top honor, Katy beat Adele, Beastie Boys, Bruno Mars and Best New Artist winner Tyler, the Creator. She previously bagged Best Collaboration and Best Special Effects, both thanks to her Kanye West-featuring video for "E.T."
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Booth Worrying About Pregnant Brennan in First Clip of 'Bones' Season 7


August 29, 2011 03:49:48 GMT


A sneak peek to the first episode of "Bones" season 7 has been debuted, showing how Booth treats Brennan now that she is having their child. Trying to be protective, Booth wants Brennan to hand over the case she is carrying but she tells him that the baby is safe.

Although Booth and Brennan are now a couple and expectant parents, executive producer Stephen Nathan has said that they "are essentially the same exact characters." He went on detailing, "They're going to disagree on everything they disagreed about before, including how to approach their lives together, religion, family and now how to approach having a child."
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Petra Ecclestone Outdoes Kim Kardashian's Wedding With $5 Million Nuptials

August 29, 2011 03:24:34 GMT


Kim Kardashian might have thrown one over-the-top wedding when marrying NBA star husband Kris Humphries recently, but it's nothing if compared to British heiress Petra Ecclestone's nuptials. The daughter of Formula One CEO Bernie Ecclestone reportedly spent $5 million for her Saturday (August 27) nuptials.

Petra said her "I do" to businessman James Stunt at Castello Orsini-Odescalchi, the castle located just outside of Rome where Tom Cruise exchanged vows with Katie Holmes in 2006, PEOPLE reported. The 22-year-old arrived in a white Rolls Royce accompanied by her father, and wore a custom $130,000 gown by Vera Wang.
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MTV VMAs 2011: Lady GaGa's Jo Calderone Opens the Show With Brian May

August 29, 2011 03:10:47 GMT


Lady GaGa channeled her inner Jo Calderone once again when kicking off the 28th annual MTV Video Music Awards on August 28 at LA's Nokia Theater. Wearing a plain white tee, a blazer and dress pants, the Mother Monster explained to the crowd why it was a he, not a she, who appeared before them.

"Lady GaGa, she left me," Joe started. "She said it always starts out good but..." His monologue continued when he took a jab at his female self's antics. "For example, she gets out of the bed, puts on heels, she goes into the bathroom, I hear the water go on, she comes out of the bathroom, dripping wet and she's still got the heels on."
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'True Blood' 4.11 Preview: Blow Up the Witch

August 29, 2011 02:55:42 GMT


After Sookie broke the curse that made Eric lose his memory, the vampire sheriff teams up with Bill, Jessica and Pam to take out the witches at Moon Goodess Emporium in the upcoming episode of "True Blood". Using their big weapons, they will blow up the place while Tara, Lafayette, Jesus and more people from the coven are still inside the building.

Sookie tries in vain to convince Marnie to end the feud, but she will be helpful when she summons her faerie powers to prevent Marnie from bewitching Bill, Eric and Pam into a suicide march. Meanwhile Jesus casts a secret spell designed to un-bind Marnie/Antonia and break the witch's deadly defenses.
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Busta Rhymes Salutes Adam Levine for Dissing MTV Video Music Awards

August 29, 2011 02:42:53 GMT


Adam Levine has got an applaud for calling out MTV on the eve of its 28th Video Music Awards. The Maroon 5 lead singer tweeted on Saturday, August 27 that the VMAs were the "one day a year when MTV pretends to still care about music", and apparently Busta Rhymes couldn't agree more.

Asked about Adam's tweet when met on the black carpet of the awards show on Sunday (August 28) evening, the "Touch It" rapper told a Los Angeles Times reporter, "I think it is true, unfortunately." He added, "It ain't what they used to be as far as supporting the music, you know what I'm sayin'?"
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MTV VMAs 2011: Justin Bieber Wins Best Male Video


August 29, 2011 02:39:55 GMT


The 28th annual MTV Video Music Awards is still underway inside Nokia Theater in Los Angeles. Justin Bieber won his first Moonman trophy that evening by snatching Best Male Video for his "U Smile" clip. He beat his seniors like Eminem, Cee-Lo Green, Kanye West and Bruno Mars. The award was presented by newlywed Kim Kardashian.

Katy Perry who has won Best Special Effect earlier in the evening added another prize to her collection. Invited to the stage by presenters Selena Gomez and Chord Overstreet, the wife of British comedian Russell Brand took home Best Collaboration for her beautifully-shot "E.T." video.
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'The Help' Secures Number One on Box Office for the Second Week

August 29, 2011 02:24:48 GMT


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Although Hurricane Irene that swept over the East Coast forced 1000 theaters to close, "The Help" still managed to rule the North American box office for the second week. Dropping 28% from last week, the drama starring Emma Stone raked in $14.5 million which could be the lowest grossing weekend of the year.

The national disaster also affected the performance of other films, including newcomer "Colombiana" which landed on the second place with only $10.4 million. Rory Bruer, Sony president of worldwide distribution said, "If the number stick, it's certainly in the realm of what we were hoping for."
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MTV VMAs 2011: Lady GaGa, Britney and Katy Perry Among Early Winners

August 29, 2011 01:54:11 GMT


One by one, winners for the 28th annual MTV Video Music Awards have been announced during its Sunday night live telecast. Lady GaGa, Britney Spears, Katy Perry are some of the lucky artists who got Moonman trophies early at the star-studded ceremony.

GaGa, who opened the show appearing as his male alter ego Jo Calderone, won Best Video With a Message for her self-loved clip of "Born This Way". The Mother Monster beat Eminem, Katy Perry, Pink, Rise Against and Taylor Swift.
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'Big Brother' Responds to Death Threats Made Against Shelly's Family


August 29, 2011 01:53:59 GMT


"Big Brother" executive producer is not into the way fans show their support to their favorite Jeff Schroeder by making threats against the family of another contestant Shelly Moore. Taking to Twitter, Allison Grodner tells fans to stop the disgraceful actions, writing "No matter how much you dislike an HG, this is wrong! True BB fans do not try to ruin lives. Please stop!"

Shelly's family began receiving death threats after she voted to evict Jeff last week, during which another contestant Daniele Donato was also sent home. Sources said Shelly's family has received numerous phone calls from people threatening violence acts against her husband and 8-year-old daughter.
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MTV VMAs 2011: Beyonce Knowles Shows Off Baby Bump, Selena Gomez Lovely in Lace

August 29, 2011 01:49:26 GMT


2011 MTV Video Music Awards is underway inside Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles. Before the show was kicked off by Lady GaGa this Sunday (August 28) night, big names in music industry and Hollywood stars alike turned head as they rocked the black carpet, and Beyonce Knowles, in particular, made use of the event to deliver baby announcement.

The 29-year-old wife of Jay-Z looked radiant in a floor-length bright orange dress. Hitting the black carpet, she posed for the press line with both of her hands holding her stomach. Confirming the happy news was MTV with a tweet, "OMG Beyonce just made a huge announcement on the #vma carpet! #baby!!!!!" Just Jared also noted that a representative for the singer has also given a thumb up on the news.
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Video Premiere: Nicki Minaj's 'Fly' Ft. Rihanna

August 29, 2011 01:22:08 GMT


Nicki Minaj's "Fly" music video has made its way out for fans' viewing pleasure. Featuring Rihanna who lends her vocals on the hook, the long-delayed clip was released in full on MTV.com soon after being previewed on the black carpet of 2011 Video Music Awards at LA's Nokia Theater.

The Young Money femcee opens the video in style by riding a luxurious vehicle. Rocking a pink pixie-cut wig and a long flowing lavender dress, she makes a stop in a plane wreck. She then changes into a leopard-colored wig and bronze-colored outfit with bubble skirt. She is joined by Roc Nation singer RiRi who wears a long-sleeved mini outfit.
 
 
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