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September 30, 2011

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'2012' Actor Sealed to Play Leon Kennedy in 'Resident Evil 5'

September 30, 2011 09:14:36 GMT


"Resident Evil: Retribution" finally finds an actor to play Alice's partner, Leon Kennedy. Milla Jovovich, who plays the female lead character, confirmed on her Twitter that "2012" actor Johann Urb has locked the part. "He [Urb] is our Leon Kennedy and looks just like him, BTW!!" so she wrote.

Rumors about Urb's involvement in the project have actually emerged earlier this week. However, it was only hinted that he will play "the leader of the Resistance, who teams with Jovovich's Alice character as she battles the Umbrella Corporation and the swarm of undead."
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Jacqueline Laurita May Quit 'Real Housewives of NJ' for the Sake of Her Sanity


September 30, 2011 08:50:25 GMT


Another "Real Housewives" spin-off is rocked with rumor of departing cast member. After it was recently reported that "The Real Housewives of New York City" will lose four ladies, Jacqueline Laurita is now said leaving "The Real Housewives of New Jersey".

"Jacqueline definitely quit," a source tells PEOPLE, confirming the speculation which was sparked by Laurita's own tweets. "She had to walk away for her sanity," the source added as the 41-year-old hinted that the tension has been running high on the show.
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Shania Twain's Stalker Interrupts Testimony to Plead Guilty

September 30, 2011 08:32:01 GMT


A man accused of stalking Shania Twain has left a crowded courtroom stunned with his outburst. Former Ottawa surgeon Giovanni Palumbo was on trial for criminal harassment and violating a restraining order in a Toronto court on Thursday, September 29, when he interrupted the "That Don't Impress Me Much" singer's testimony to change his plea to guilty.

46-year-old Shania testified against 51-year-old Giovanni via a video link. The Grammy winner said that her accused stalker's lovelorn letters and unexpected visits at her family cottage made her feel uncomfortable, a little bit sad and just a bit awkward. She also claimed to hiring 24-hour security after he was spotted repeatedly sitting in his parked car near her Ontario cottage.
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Emma Watson Dances Crazily in 'Perks of Being a Wallflower' Set Video


September 30, 2011 08:23:31 GMT


First behind-the-scene look at "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" has been made available for viewing pleasure via MTV, which has got a chance to visit the set of the upcoming Stephen Chbosky-directed drama. On the set, Emma Watson and co-star Ezra Miller were seen boogie dancing crazily among other students.

During the filming day, the "Harry Potter" beauty shared about the excitement of working on the novel-adapted movie. "I feel incredible about it. I feel like I've been waiting for 'Perks'," she gushed. "I was waiting for this story, for this script, for this moment, for these people to do it with me. I'm so glad I didn't do anything that I didn't care about."
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Simon Cowell Denies Calling Lady GaGa and Beyonce Boring

September 30, 2011 08:13:07 GMT


Contrary to swirling rumors, Simon Cowell insisted he never called Lady GaGa and Beyonce Knowles boring. "This was completely misreported. It's the complete opposite in fact," a representative for the media mogul told RadarOnline.

"Simon is a massive fan of both and he always refers to them as amongst the artists he most admires," the publicist continued clearing up the reports. "He thinks they are two of the most interesting, talented and relevant artists today."
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'The Mentalist' 4.03 Preview: Jane Floored by a Con

September 30, 2011 07:33:14 GMT


Patrick Jane will encounter his former client from his days as a psychic in the next episode of "The Mentalist". When his former client's son is kidnapped, he and the CBI team are asked to help find the boy.

Meanwhile, Jane is seemingly disturbed by his former client's new "spiritual advisor". He confronts the supposedly con man to stay away from the case, but later falls down on the floor in front of his team members, making Lisbon worry.
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French Beauty Berenice Marlohe to Be Daniel Craig's Latest Bond Girl

September 30, 2011 07:23:54 GMT


The question of who will play the new Bond girl might have been answered. Twitch has broken the news that French beauty Berenice Marlohe has been tapped to take on the coveted part, starring opposite Daniel Craig in the upcoming "Bond 23".

Marlohe is a French actress who aims to make a transition from television to the big-screen. She is currently shooting a movie directed by James Huth, called "Un Bonheur N'arrive Jamais Seul".
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Jessie J Overwhelmed With Emotion in 'Who You Are' Music Video

September 30, 2011 07:22:55 GMT


Jessie J has premiered a music video in support of her latest single "Who You Are" for fans' viewing pleasure. Although she's unable to move a lot due to a broken foot, the British pop sensation still manages to deliver a compelling clip by showing raw emotion.

The "Price Tag" hitmaker opens the video by sitting close to the camera and singing her heart out. The feeling of lost and despair gets thicker when the storm comes and the rain pours heavily inside the room drenching her and knocking some stuffs to the floor before the light is out.
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Teresa Giudice's Husband Caught Having Intimate Dinner With Mystery Brunette


September 30, 2011 07:10:06 GMT


Affair rumor doesn't linger only around Ashton Kutcher. Joe Giudice has been accused of cheating on his wife, "The Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Teresa Giudice, after he was snapped going out on an intimate dinner with a mystery brunette on Tuesday night, September 27 in Clifton, New Jersey.

About the Tuesday dinner, an eyewitness named Erin told Radar Online, "I was in the T.G.I. Fridays and saw Joe and this woman who was NOT Teresa having a drink in a booth by the bar." She detailed further, "They were drinking martinis and when the woman finished hers she took a sip out of Joe's glass too."
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'Lost' Showrunner Sells Unconventional Spiritual Drama to ABC

September 30, 2011 06:38:33 GMT


Carlton Cuse reunites with ABC for a potential new show called "Stronger". The "Lost" showrunner has sold his spiritual drama to the network. He will additionally join forces with author/pastor Rob Bell to write the pilot and executive produce the project.

"Stronger" revolves around a musician named Tom Stronger. The plot, loosely based on Bell's own life story as a musician who ended up founding his own churchs, follows Tom's spiritual journey as he ends up becoming a benefactor and guide to others.
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Audio Stream: 'Glee' Covers Coldplay's 'Fix You' for 'Asian F'

September 30, 2011 06:25:50 GMT


On the latest "First Listen Friday" week of "Glee", a cover version of Coldplay's song is unveiled to tease what's to come on the next episode, "Asian F". The New Directions kids take on the Chris Martin band's 2005 hit single "Fix You" with Mr. Will Schuester (Matthew Morrison) on the lead.

This marks the first time ever the "Glee" covers Coldplay. Two years ago, Morrison was supposed to do the band's song but the plan was scrapped after they refused to give their consent. "In the pilot I was meant to sing 'Viva La Vida' by Coldplay but they wouldn't give us the rights," he once admitted.
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Mike Myers Becomes First Time Dad, Names Baby Boy Spike

September 30, 2011 06:04:16 GMT


Mike Myers can officially add father to his resume. The star of "Shrek" film series and his wife Kelly Tisdale have welcomed their first child together. A representative for the actor confirmed that the baby boy the couple named Spike is "healthy", adding "his parents are ecstatic."

The rep didn't divulge further details on when and where the 48-year-old actor's first son was born. A source, however, spilled that the baby boy arrived into the world in mid-September. To Life & Style magazine, the source shared, "The baby is named Spike and was born two weeks ago!"
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Mark Wahlberg Battles Duct Tape Masked Gangster in First 'Contraband' Trailer

September 30, 2011 05:53:00 GMT


Mark Wahlberg's latest action movie "Contraband" finally gets its first trailer available online. Making its way out via Yahoo! Movies, the action-packed video centers on Wahlberg's character who leaves his past as a criminal and starts a family. He is suddenly pulled back in action to fight against duct tape masked felons after his brother-in-law stole from a wrong gangster. Along with the trailer, Universal Pictures also unveiled several fresh stills of the film.

To open in U.S. theaters on January 13, 2012, "Contraband" revolves around Wahlberg's Chris Farraday, a man who is trying to stay out of a world he worked so hard to leave behind. He then lives with a wife that he'll do anything to protect. Set in New Orleans, the movie explores the cutthroat underground world of international smuggling, where loyalty rarely exists and death is one wrong turn away.
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Hip-Hop Pioneer Sylvia Robinson Dies of Congestive Heart Failure

September 30, 2011 05:10:07 GMT


Sylvia Robinson, who was considered as the "mother of Hip-Hop", has passed away. Publicist Greg Walker told the Associated Press that the woman behind seminal rap group Sugarhill Gang died of congestive heart failure at the New Jersey Institute of Neuroscience in Seacaucus, New Jersey on Thursday, September 29.

The singer, whose biggest hit as a solo artist was perhaps her 1973 single "Pillow Talk", was 76. She is survived by three sons, several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. According to CNN, her funeral is scheduled for October 11 at Community Baptist Church in Englewood, New Jersey.
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'Two and a Half Men' 9.03 Preview: Alan Advises Walden on Costume for a Date

September 30, 2011 04:55:27 GMT


After helping Walden score a date with his wife Bridget, Alan will further prove himself to be helpful for the internet billionaire in next "Two and a Half Men". He prepares Walden for the impending date and gives him an advice on outfit choice, which later changes Walden's mind about wearing a cap for the occasion.

Titled "Big Girls Don't Throw Food", the October 3 episode will also see Jake making a decision to drop out of school and emulate Walden. Alan, meanwhile, forgets that he will spend the weekend with Jake until his son and ex-wife show up on his door.
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Enrique Iglesias Lusting for Jennifer Lopez in New Song 'Mouth2Mouth'


September 30, 2011 04:49:39 GMT


Enrique Iglesias has released a new song called "Mouth2Mouth". In this track, the "Tonight (I'm Loving You)" hitmaker sings about yearning to be with Jennifer Lopez, and the female judge of "American Idol" answers him by telling the same.

36-year-old Enrique sings his desire when kicking in the song with such sexy lyrics as, "She called me up late at night/ We called an innocent crime/ She's such a good waste of time/ But in the back of my mind/ You know you're all I'm thinking of."
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'The Avengers' Main Stars Dish on Details of Their Superhero Character


September 30, 2011 04:32:12 GMT


Main cast members of highly anticipated superhero film "The Avengers" have revealed details about their superhero character in the latest edition of Entertainment Weekly. Among the actors who appear in the cover story interview are Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo and Jeremy Renner.

Of his Iron Man role in the upcoming movie, Downey Jr. said, "Well, I [told director Joss Whedon], 'I need to be in the opening sequence. I don't know what you're thinking, but Tony needs to drive this thing.' He was like, 'Okay, let's try that.' "
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Video Premiere: T-Pain's '5 O'Clock' Ft. Wiz Khalifa and Lily Allen

September 30, 2011 04:05:05 GMT


No matter how late he's staying out, T-Pain will always go home to his wife. In a music video for his newest single "5 O'Clock", the Auto-Tune artist is lounging at a party, but he immediately grabs his coat and heads out after receiving a text from his loved one.

Wiz Khalifa, who adds some rap lines to the song, makes a cameo in the video, but how does he fit to the story? The "Black and White" hitmaker enters the picture when he bumps into T-Pain on the sidewalk. Lily Allen is not in this clip, but she's portrayed by a brunette beauty who poses as the leading lady.
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Gwyneth Paltrow on Her Horrific Hangover: I Was Over Served

September 30, 2011 04:05:03 GMT


Gwyneth Paltrow didn't party too hard on her birthday; she was just over served. On Wednesday, September 28, a day after turning 39, the actress playing Pepper Potts in the "Iron Man" franchise revealed that she suffered a horrific hangover, but has to catch an overseas flight at JFK International Airport in New York.

"Nursing a horrific hangover at the jfk. Nothing like starting an overseas flight dehydrated. Where is the dog, I need the hair," the Oscar winner tweeted. When pal Alexandra Wentworth wrote to her, "Happy Hang-over!!!! Heard it was CRAZY! Next year Paris!", she replied, "I was over served, its not my fault. Or is it?"
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Kate Gosselin Denies She's Desperately Trying to Land New Reality Show


September 30, 2011 03:54:39 GMT


Kate Gosselin would not let rumor about her struggling to land a new reality show spread wildly. Soon after the news surfaced, the 36-year-old television personality took to Twitter to deny it. "NOT 1 stitch of truth in radar article, once again... & radar u can't even report my website properly! It's: kateplusmy8.com," she wrote, blasting Radar Online which was one of the sites reporting the story.

Radar actually was not the first which came out with the news since it also quoted from The Huffington Post's article. In the report, it was said that Kate was frustrated because she could not get a new job offer although "she has approached many different networks, including pitching a travel show idea to her old network, TLC."
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Jack Osbourne Gets Engaged to Aspiring Actress

September 30, 2011 03:27:09 GMT


Jack Osbourne has apparently found someone special in his life and is ready to settle down with her. According to Us Weekly, the 25-year-old son of former Black Sabbath rocker Ozzy Osbourne has got engaged to aspiring actress Lisa Stelly.

About the couple's relationship, a friend of Lisa told the publication that Jack is "a great influence on her." The so-called pal further elaborated, "It's just no drama. More stable." Nevertheless, it is still unclear when and how the younger brother of Kelly Osbourne proposed to his new fiancee.
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'Vampire Diaries' 3.04 Preview: Damon Can't Be Tamed

September 30, 2011 02:54:47 GMT


Damon will likely show his wild side again in the next episode of "The Vampire Diaries". The older Salvatore is seen taking a bite in a sneak peek to the upcoming outing and when Elena confronts him about his behavior, he shouts, "I'm not Stefan."

In another scene, Damon is trying to get Elena's necklace and hinting that she should not keep it because it is something which represents her bond with Stefan. Additionally, a frustrating new enemy in Mystic Falls will push Damon over the brink and he lashes out in a way that will have lasting consequences.
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Video: Lady GaGa Reveals 'Black Jesus' Remix as Toothy Monster

September 30, 2011 02:48:40 GMT


A never-before-heard remix of Lady GaGa's song "Black Jesus Amen Fashion" has been debuted during Nicola Formichetti's Spring 2012 Mugler show recently. Unlike last season's show which saw the Mother Monster strutting her stuff on the runaway, the September 29 gig opens with the Outlandish artist addressing the audience on a big screen.

The "Edge of Glory" singer relives her pigtailed alter ago she first introduced on the cover of the June 2011 Japan issue of V Magazine. This time around, she appears having an extra gap-toothed. "Sometimes, my heart sometimes feels so black," she said before growing two additional heads. "And other days my heart feels like rainbows."
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Ashton Kutcher Tweets Don't Assume After Photo With Presumably Sara Leal Pops Up

September 30, 2011 02:39:35 GMT


Ashton Kutcher seemed to be using Twitter to address rumors that he and wife Demi Moore are heading to splitsville. Hours after tweeting a link to his Spotify account where he played Public Enemy's song "Don't Believe the Hype", the "Two and a Half Men" star posted another cryptic message.

"When you ASSUME to know that which you know nothing of you make an A** out of U and ME," so the 33-year-old tweeted. His latest posting came out after photos of him leaving the Roosevelt Hotel in Los Angeles with a blonde girl who resembles his alleged mistress Sara Leal surfaced.
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David Arquette Confused by 'DWTS' Judges' Appraisal of His Performance

September 30, 2011 02:01:40 GMT


David Arquette admits he is left bewildered with the inconsistency between comments and points given by "Dancing with the Stars" judges on his dance. Speaking about the 18 score he got on Monday, September 26, the estranged husband of Courteney Cox says, "It's very confusing. They're very supportive and then they knock you down with the points."

His dancing partner Kym Johnson, however, manages to see the positive things about this. "I think they really want to see us do well," the professional dancer shares her own opinion before adding, "They see potential in David."
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New 'Mortal Kombat' Live-Action Reboot Planned for 2013 Release


September 30, 2011 01:58:25 GMT


A new version of "Mortal Kombat" will likely head to the big-screen in 2013. It has been announced that New Line Cinema teams up with the Burbank studio's video game unit Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment to bring back the martial art franchise in a live-action reboot. For the project, the studio has tapped Oren Uziel and Kevin Tancharoen to serve as the scribe and the director respectively.

Previously, Uziel and Tancharoen had made an eight-minute short film "Mortal Kombat: Rebirth", which stars Michael Jai White as Jax, Jeri Ryan as Sonya Blade, Matt Mullins as Johnny Cage, Ian Anthony Dale as Scorpion, and Lateef Crowder as Baraka. The short film was made to impress Warner Bros., but the studio reportedly was not amused by the result and decided to shut down the project.
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Adele Copes With Heartache in 'Someone Like You' Music Video

September 30, 2011 01:48:18 GMT


Adele's "Someone Like You" music video has been premiered in its entirety on Thursday evening, September 29. Having no special effects, over-the-top costume or elaborate choreography, the clip lets the raw, powerful emotion of the song speak for itself.

The video follows Adele taking a stroll alongside the river during a quiet day while wailing over her lost love. The man in question is seen standing in a shadow before he walks away leaving her shattered. "Never mind, I'll find someone like you," she puts on a brave face, trying to convince herself that she'll get over it.
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LeAnn Rimes Feels Like She's Being Bullied Over Skinny Figure


September 30, 2011 01:39:55 GMT


LeAnn Rimes has been dealing with media scrutiny because of her thin physique ever since she tweeted a bikini photo of herself earlier this year. When making an appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" Thursday, September 29, the "What I Cannot Change" singer addressed the controversy and called the media bullies for criticizing her about her weight.

Asked to clarify that she is not anorexic or bulimic, the 29-year-old told host Ellen DeGeneres, "No, I am not." She was quick to add, "But I do feel like the press ... they've been very irresponsible calling a lot of people, fat or anorexic or bulimic or whatever It may be. It seems like bullying now instead of really taking these diseases seriously that a lot of people are going through."
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Nelson Mandela's Granddaughters Starring in Reality Show

September 29, 2011 17:27:53 GMT


Nelson Mandela's offspring will appear on television as reality show stars. Three of the South Africa leader's granddaughters announced on Thursday, September 29 that they would be followed by camera for a TV show which is yet given a name but will likely air next year.

"We're definitely not the African Kardashians," said Dorothy Adjoa Amuah in front of reporters in Johannesburg, adding "We are exposing Africa for what it is ... with a new middle class of intellectuals ... contributing to the economy." Dorothy is the the granddaughter of the late Evelyn Mandela, the former president's first wife, whom he divorced in 1957.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Holly Madison Insures Her 36D Breasts for a Million Dollar

September 29, 2011 17:11:00 GMT


Holly Madison is insuring her moneymakers. The former Playboy star has taken out a $1 million insurance policy on her breasts with Lloyd's of London insurance company to protect herself and others who appear at Las Vegas production "Peepshow".

"I've heard about people getting body parts insured and I thought, why not? Because if anything happened to my boobs, I'd be out for a few months and I'd probably be out a million dollars," she told People magazine. "I thought I'd cover my assets."
 
 
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