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November 03, 2011

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Violet's Dad in 'Willy Wonka' Died From Cancer

November 03, 2011 16:55:04 GMT

The actor who played Violet Beauregarde's dad in 1971's "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" has died on Wednesday, November 2. Leonard Stone passed away at the age of 87 after a bout of cancer, his representative confirmed to TMZ.
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Bond 23's Confirmed Casting, Plot and Title Revealed

November 03, 2011 16:18:16 GMT

At a press conference held for the 23rd Bond movie, actor Daniel Craig confirmed that he would be back as the titular character. At the same time, it was announced that the title is indeed "Skyfall" as suggested last month by newly registered domains related to Sony.
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Ryan Seacrest to Produce Romantic Comedy Film With Reese Witherspoon

November 03, 2011 08:55:04 GMT

Ryan Seacrest is set to make a producing debut in a big screen movie. The "American Idol" host has planned a romantic comedy project, in which he will serve as the producer along with Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon.
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Song Snippet of Haley Reinhart and Casey Abrams' 'Baby It's Cold Outside'

November 03, 2011 08:40:12 GMT

Haley Reinhart and Casey Abrams, who earlier this year wowed the audience of "American Idol" season 10 with their duet "Moanin' ", have just reunited for a jazzy Christmas tune. Covering yuletide classic "Baby It's Cold Outside", they serenade each other by cooing sweet lyrics.
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E! Still Airs Kim Kardashian Wedding Special With Divorce Announcement

November 03, 2011 08:39:19 GMT

Kim Kardashian's marriage is over, but the coverage of her wedding frenzy still graces the small screen. After holding emergency meetings following the reality star's divorce announcement, E! Entertainment decided to still broadcast a rerun of her two-part wedding special.
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Stanley Tucci Is Engaged to Emily Blunt's Sister

November 03, 2011 08:25:33 GMT

Stanley Tucci is one step closer to be Emily Blunt's brother-in-law. Us Weekly reported that the 50-year-old actor, who portrays Caesar Flickerman in "The Hunger Games", has reportedly got engaged to Felicity, the sister of "The Adjustment Bureau" actress.
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Joel Edgerton Offered Lead Roles in '300' Prequel and 'Man From U.N.C.L.E.'

November 03, 2011 08:05:47 GMT

Joel Edgerton has been offered two lead roles in Warner Bros. Pictures' potential high-profile film projects. The actor, who plays opposite Mary Elizabeth Winstead in thriller film "The Thing", has been eyed to take on the main character in both "300: Battle of Artemisia" as well as "The Man from U.N.C.L.E.".
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Amy Winehouse's Song 'Like Smoke' Ft. Nas Comes Out in Full

November 03, 2011 07:53:56 GMT

One of the songs from Amy Winehouse's upcoming posthumous album "Lioness: Hidden Treasures" has been unleashed. Titled "Like Smoke", the soulful ballad features "Nasty" rapper Nas and comes from the production hand of top-notch music maker Salaam Remi.
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Pics: Sarah Jessica Parker Goes Wild With Wacky Hat in Australia

November 03, 2011 07:38:09 GMT

Sarah Jessica Parker is turning head with her choice of headpiece. The Carrie Bradshaw of "Sex and the City" came to the Crown Oaks Club ladies luncheon at Crown Palladium in Melbourne, Australia wearing a dramatic sculptured black hat by Philip Treacy, the same designer who created Princess Beatrice's royal wedding hat.
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Jennifer Lawrence Thinks It's Too Early to Compare 'Hunger Games' to 'Twilight'

November 03, 2011 07:16:38 GMT

"The Hunger Games" has been dubbed as the next potential big franchise after the "Twilight Saga". Both share similar romance and fantasy genre and are adapted from best-selling novel series. However, "Hunger Games" lead actress Jennifer Lawrence insisted that it is too early to speculate if her highly anticipated film will be as successful as the Kristen Stewart-starring film series.
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CW Announces Midseason Starts of 'Vampire Diaries', 'One Tree Hill' and More

November 03, 2011 07:12:28 GMT

Gearing up to the new year, The CW has unveiled its 2012 midseason schedule. Debuting this fall, the third season of "The Vampire Diaries" and the first season of "The Secret Circle" will return on Thursday, January 5 after taking a hiatus this upcoming December.
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Wale Vows to Work Harder So Label Boss Rick Ross Can Take a Break

November 03, 2011 06:55:20 GMT

Wale recently voiced his concern over Rick Ross' health issue, which he believed stemmed from lack of rest. To help Maybach Music boss ease the burden he's carrying for leading such a big label like Maybach Music, the "Cillin' " rapper said he is ready to work harder along with his labermates.
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Ethan Zohn Undergoes New Form of Chemotherapy for Returning Cancer

November 03, 2011 06:37:00 GMT

After 20 months in remission from Hodgkin's lymphoma, Ethan Zohn is once again battling cancer. In a new interview with PEOPLE, the former "Survivor" winner announced that doctors told him on September 14 his cancer has returned and he is currently undergoing a new "smart" form of chemotherapy, SGN-35.
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'21 Jump Street' Red Band Trailer: Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum Get High

November 03, 2011 06:16:11 GMT

A red band trailer for "21 Jump Street" has made its way out onto the web. The brand new promo video for the action comedy film features multiple hilarious R-rated scenes and show Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum's chemistry as two potty-mouthed buddies, Schmidt and Jenko, who go undercover as high school students.
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'American Horror Story' 1.06 Preview: Is Vivien's Baby a Human?

November 03, 2011 06:07:01 GMT

After wrapping up its two Halloween-themed episodes, "American Horror Story" will return next week with Vivien's baby as one of the highlights. She goes to the doctor to check her pregnancy, but the doctor seems to have an info she is reluctant to share to Vivien.
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Audio Stream: 'Glee' Stars Darren Criss and Chris Colfer Team Up in 'Let It Snow'

November 03, 2011 05:53:11 GMT

As a teaser for upcoming "Glee" christmas album, a cover of classic yuletide "Let It Snow" makes its round online. The re-recorded version features two regular cast of the hit TV series, Darren Criss who plays Blaine, and Chris Colfer who portrays Kurt.
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Report: Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Derek Hough Share Mutual Feeling of Hatred

November 03, 2011 05:03:29 GMT

Saying Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Derek Hough are not a fan of each other apparently puts their feuds mildly. A source close to their ABC show "Dancing with the Stars" recently spilled to Us Weekly that the two professional ballroom dancers in fact "hate each other".
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'True Blood' Casts Lucy Griffiths as Eric's Sister

November 03, 2011 04:37:20 GMT

"True Blood" has found Eric Northman's sister in British actress Lucy Griffiths. The 25-year-old beauty, who is best known for her role as Maid Marian on BBC's series "Robin Hood", will join the HBO hit show in season 5 as a series regular.
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Lil Wayne Jumps Into Robin Thicke's 'Pretty Lil' Heart' and Shanell's 'So Good'

November 03, 2011 04:29:37 GMT

While preparing for his next studio album and a new Young Money compilation, Lil Wayne continues to land a guest spot in other artists' works. Most recently, he lent his vocals in Robin Thicke's "Pretty Lil' Heart" and Shanell's "So Good".
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'X Factor': Simon Cowell Takes Credit for Advising Nicole's Team Member

November 03, 2011 03:46:08 GMT

Simon Cowell could not help taking over his fellow mentor's duty when watching a contestant's talent is not optimally exposed on "The X Factor (US)". On the Top 12 performance show, the show's creator proudly stated that he gave an advice to Stacy Francis from Nicole Scherzinger's 'Over 30s' group on her song choice that night.
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First Photo of Justin Bieber's Alleged Baby Graces Tabloid Cover

November 03, 2011 03:45:18 GMT

The first photo of Justin Bieber's alleged baby boy has been published. Gracing the newest cover of Star Magazine, it gives a look at sleeping Tristyn Anthony Markhouse Yeater and his mother, 20-year-old Mariah Yeater who recently filed a paternity lawsuit against the pop sensation.
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Video Premiere: Matt Cardle's 'Starlight'

November 03, 2011 03:30:34 GMT

Matt Cardle has just debuted a music video in support of his latest single called "Starlight". The British singer, who won "The X Factor" in 2010, rocks out with a bunch of friends on the rooftop while the lights and fire illuminate the sky.
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Warner Bros. Sets Up Third 'Clash of the Titans' Film

November 03, 2011 03:29:40 GMT

"Wrath of the Titans" is yet to open in U.S. theaters, but already Warner Bros. Pictures has planned a third film for the "Clash of the Titans" franchise. The story will continue the adventures of Perseus, played by Sam Worthington.
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Kim Kardashian Follows Her Heart in Deciding to Divorce Kris Humphries

November 03, 2011 03:05:43 GMT

Kim Kardashian continues to defend her decision to divorce husband of 72 days, Kris Humphries. In her first TV interview since pulling the plug on her short-lived marriage, the "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" star opened up to the hosts of an Australian morning show that she has to follow her heart.
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Video: Justin Bieber Does Freestyle Over Jay-Z and Kanye's 'Otis'

November 03, 2011 02:38:20 GMT

Justin Bieber took up a challenge to do a freestyle during a recent interview in L.A.'s Power 10, and he impressed the DJ. Visiting the radio station to promote his album "Under the Mistletoe", the popstar threw his lines right on the spot over the soulful music of Jay-Z and Kanye West's collaborative single "Otis".
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'The Bachelor' and 'Jersey Shore' Set Premiere Date for New Season

November 03, 2011 02:30:49 GMT

ABC and MTV have each set a premiere date for one of their hit reality shows. The former schedules the sixteenth season of "The Bachelor" for a Monday, January 2, 2012 premiere, while the latter network plans to debut the fifth season of "Jersey Shore" on Thursday, January 5, 2012.
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Coroner Uncovers Bubba Smith Died of Diet Pill Overdose

November 03, 2011 02:09:07 GMT

Around three months after Bubba Smith was found dead at his home on Sunlight Place in Baldwin Hills, the Los Angeles County coroner's office shed light on the cause of his death. On Wednesday, November 2, it was revealed that the former NFL player-turned-actor died from taking too many diet pills.
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Full Trailer for 'Underworld: Awakening' Highlights First Hybrid Child

November 03, 2011 01:58:59 GMT

A full trailer for "Underworld: Awakening" has hit the web. Courtesy of Yahoo! Movies, the two-and-a-half-minute promo video brings Kate Beckinsale's Selene back in action to declare a war against humans. In it, Selene is also seen trying to protect Eve, played by India Eisley. Eve herself is the first and only hybrid child and the key answer for Selene to win her war.
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CBS 'Gratified' With Latest Ruling in Janet Jackson's Wardrobe Malfunction Case

November 03, 2011 01:43:35 GMT

CBS has won another round in Janet Jackson's infamous wardrobe malfunction case. On Wednesday, November 2, a divided 3rd Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) was wrong to fine the network $550,000 for the singer's exposed breast during the halftime Super Bowl performance in 2004.
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Coldplay Win Race to No. 1 on Hot 200 Against Kelly Clarkson

November 03, 2011 01:34:55 GMT

Coldplay land at No.1 on Billboard Hot 200 with their latest effort "Mylo Xyloto" which pulls in 447,000 copies in its opening week. The British band fronted by Chris Martin win the race to the penthouse of the weekly rundown against Kelly Clarkson. The former "American Idol" winner debuts at No. 2 with her newly-released album "Stronger" (163,000).
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Lady GaGa Fights Bullying With Born This Way Foundation

November 03, 2011 01:18:47 GMT

Lady GaGa takes her fight against bullying to a new level. On Wednesday, November 2, the 25-year-old pop star announced that she is launching the Born This Way Foundation with the aim to empower youth and address issues like self-confidence, well-being, anti-bullying, mentoring and career development.
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Breaking: Lindsay Lohan Sentenced to 30 Days of Jail

November 02, 2011 18:20:48 GMT

In a court session taking place on Wednesday, November 2, Lindsay Lohan has been told to surrender by November 9 and begin serving 30 days without eligibility for house arrest or early release. Judge Stephanie Sautner laid the sentence after the actress violated her probation.
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Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama Caught Kissing

November 02, 2011 18:09:41 GMT

Both Demi Lovato and Wilmer Valderrama may have denied that they are an item, but a recent photo showed otherwise. A day after attending a Halloween party on Monday, October 31 night together, they were seen kissing outside his house.
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'The X Factor' Will Be Back for Season 2

November 02, 2011 17:50:54 GMT

Four outperforming other popular TV shows, "The X Factor (US)" is given a second season order. "I am absolutely thrilled with the news," judge Simon Cowell said in the press release. "I have loved making the show and I want to thank FOX, our sponsors and most importantly, the fans for supporting THE X FACTOR."
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Megan Fox's Broadway Debut Is '24 Hour Plays'

November 02, 2011 17:32:16 GMT

After starring in a number of blockbusters, Megan Fox is pushing her limit to star in a Broadway play. Her debut, the 10th "24 Hour Plays", would premiere on November 14 at American Airlines Theater in New York City.
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Cee-Lo Booked to Perform at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

November 02, 2011 17:13:48 GMT

"The Voice" judge Cee-Lo is booking more and more performances. The Gnarls Barkley musician will take part at Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade on Thursday, November 24, performing on top of National Hockey League's float.