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December 06, 2011

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Ashton Kutcher Gets Cozy With Lea Michele at 'New Year's Eve' Premiere

December 06, 2011 09:15:57 GMT


Ashton Kutcher seems to be enjoying his newly single life. After spending his Thanksgiving weekend being swarmed by girls at an Iowa bar, the "Two and a Half Men" star seemingly got flirty with his "New Year's Eve" co-star, Lea Michele, at the Hollywood premiere of the romantic comedy.

Arriving at Grauman's Chinese Theatre on Monday, December 5 in a plaid shirt and a grey suit, the 33-year-old actor was snapped sharing warm embrace and laughter with the 25-year-old beauty on the black carpet. Despite his separation from wife Demi Moore, he looked carefree and was not wearing his wedding ring anymore.
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Greg House's Green Card Wife to Return This Season

December 06, 2011 09:11:03 GMT


Dr. House will reunite with his wife in an upcoming episode of "House M.D.". Karolina Wydra is set to return to the FOX series as Dominica, whom the brilliant doctor married in season 7 so that she could get a green card, on a potentially recurring basis.

According to TVLine, when Dominica first re-appears in the 13th episode of this season, it will be clear that House is still hitched to her although she has not been seen since the show returned this fall. "You can't just marry for a green card and expect to never see each other again," executive producer Greg Yaitanes gushes about the two's status.
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More Tear-Jerking Scenes Unveiled in New 'Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close' Trailer

December 06, 2011 09:09:21 GMT


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A brand new trailer for "Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close" has been unleashed. Compared to the previous trailer, the new sneak-peek video offers more tear-jerking scenes revolving around a young boy named Oskar who loses his beloved father during the 9/11 tragedy. It also sees a very touching moment when Oskar's father calls his wife in the telephone during the last minutes of his life.

After the death of his father, Oskar finds a mysterious key in his late father's closet. Determined to find the lock of the key, the young boy then embarks on an exceptional journey, an urgent, secret search through the five boroughs of New York. As he roams the city, he meets a motley assortment of humanity, who are all survivors in their own ways. Ultimately, Oskar's journey ends where it began, but with the solace of that most human experience; love.
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Detail of Chewbacca's Visit to 'Glee'

December 06, 2011 08:30:30 GMT


Harry Shum Jr. has shed light on how Chewbacca lands on "Glee". Not long after it was confirmed that the "Star Wars" character will guest star in a Christmas-themed episode of the musical series, the actor playing Mike Chang revealed, "He makes an appearance into Artie's dream in a way. I can't really delve into the details, but it's something to do with Artie."

Describing the situation on the set when they filmed the scene with the Wookiee, Shum gushed, "It was incredibly awesome. It was a huge surprise." He went on sharing, "Half of us came in right after he was done and it was like a mad house."
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'24' Might Start Shooting in April 2012 With Kiefer Sutherland Back as Jack Bauer

December 06, 2011 08:23:59 GMT


CTU agent Jack Bauer is heading to the big screen in "24: The Movie". Deadline reported that 20th Century Fox has moved forward to develop the TV hit series-adapted film. The production could kick off in April 2012, which is adjusted to lead actor Kiefer Sutherland's schedule.

While Sutherland is set to reprise his iconic role as Bauer, the movie is still looking for a suitable director to tackle the helming duty. It is said that producer Brian Grazer and Fox have considered five filmmakers after Tony Scott was no longer attached to direct the film.
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Paramore Debut 'In the Mourning' From 'Singles Club'

December 06, 2011 08:07:22 GMT


The third and final track from Paramore's "Singles Club" series has been unleashed. In the song titled "In the Mourning", the band fronted by Hayley Williams ditch their signature pop/rock sound and lean more into bluegrass-country tune.

"In the mourning I'll rise/ In the mourning I'll let you die/ In the mourning, all my worry," the female lead singer moans the lyrics. "You escape like a runaway train/ Off the tracks and down again/ My hearts beating like a steam boat, tugging all your burdens on my shoulders."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Cover of Taylor Armstrong's Memoir Brought to Light


December 06, 2011 08:00:28 GMT


Just days after it was unraveled that Taylor Armstrong has signed a memoir deal with Simon & Schuster, a look at the cover is made available. Featuring a solo shot of "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star in black, it exposes the book's title, "Hiding from Reality: My Story of Love, Loss and Finding the Courage Within".

About the memoir itself, the reality star told PEOPLE, "My book takes readers behind the glamour of Beverly Hills to show them the terrible violence I suffered, and the slow and painful process of rebuilding my shattered life." She added, "I want readers in abusive relationships to learn from my suffering and use my book to help them find their own courage within."
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'Bones' Midseason Finale Moved Back to January

December 06, 2011 07:46:08 GMT


"Bones" will keep its last episode from the first half of the seventh season until early 2012. The midseason finale, which was originally planned to air December 15, is now pushed back to January 12 at 8/7c on FOX.

Titled "The Crack in the Code", the last episode produced before Emily Deschanel took a maternity leave will air as a lead-in to the show's spin-off "The Finder" which debuts the same night. An encore of "Finder" backdoor pilot, which was aired last April as an episode of "Bones", will now fill the December 15, 9/8c slot.
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Willow Smith Releases 'Fireball' Video Teaser Ft. Nicki Minaj

December 06, 2011 07:28:05 GMT


Days leading to video premiere of her third single "Fireball", Willow Smith releases an official sneak peek. Along with her featured guest Nicki Minaj who rocked a bright-colored wig and a dress made of stuffed animals, the pint-sized singer invades the street with an army of dancers.

The upcoming music video was filmed in Los Angeles in early November. While Nicki got a playful outfit, Willow looked fierce wearing a gold-themed outfit, camouflaged pants and a pair of boots. "How cute are they barbz???? Willow goin ham in the video," the femcee tweeted back then.
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Angelina Jolie Takes Brad Pitt's Parents to 'In the Land of Blood and Honey' N.Y. Premiere

December 06, 2011 07:21:24 GMT


Angelina Jolie became the center of attention at the premiere of her directorial debut "In the Land of Blood and Honey" in New York City. The actress tagged along both of her long-time partner Brad Pitt's parents to the event that took place at the School of Visual Arts on Monday night, December 5.

Dazzling in a black Joseph top and a matching Ralph Lauren long skirt, Angelina was all smiles as she posed together with Brad's mother Jane Pitt, who looked gorgeous in an all-black ensemble with rose details on the front. At one point, they also posed together with Bill Pitt, who opted for a traditional two-piece suit.
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Madonna Calls Super Bowl Gig 'a Huge Challenge'

December 06, 2011 06:59:30 GMT


Now that the cat is out of the bag, Madonna couldn't hide her excitement to perform at Super Bowl XLVI halftime show on February 5, 2012. The Material Girl talked about that matter when attending the screening of her upcoming movie "W.E." recently.

"It's a huge deal, my God," Madge told Extra during the event which took place over the weekend at the Museum of Modern Art in NYC. "To be as exciting as the football game is a huge challenge. And to get your stage set up in eight minutes, another huge challenge."
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Syfy to Bring 'Shark Attack' to Jersey Shore With Vinny Guadagnino

December 06, 2011 06:46:36 GMT


Vinny Guadagnino faces a bigger trouble the next time he returns to Jersey Shore. The MTV reality star is cast in Syfy's creature feature "Jersey Shore Shark Attack" which will see rare swarms of sharks hitting the coast.

The guido of reality show "Jersey Shore" will portray an on-scene reporter Conte. Other stars supporting the TV movie are Tony Sirico ("The Sopranos"), Paul Sorvino ("Goodfellas"), William Atherton ("Die Hard"), Jack Scalia ("Dallas") and former NSYNC star Joey Fatone.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Karina Smirnoff May Have Split From Fiance Brad Penny

December 06, 2011 06:39:26 GMT


Split rumors are circling around Karina Smirnoff and her fiance Brad Penny. Less than two months after it was revealed that she has postponed their wedding plans, the current champion of "Dancing With the Stars" is said to have called off her engagement to the Detroit Tigers pitcher.

"They are just two different people," so an inside source told E! News about the couple. Karina herself was snapped wearing her engagement ring when posing for the camera at the 1st Annual Winter in Venice Celebration at the Palazzo Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas on Saturday, December 3, but the site claimed that she would remove it when the cameras were off.
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Ke$ha's New Song 'Only Wanna Dance With You' Leaks

December 06, 2011 06:26:42 GMT


Ke$ha's never-before-heard song "Only Dance With You" has just hit the web, much to her fans' delight. The singer, who is preparing for her next studio album, stays true to her pop/dance roots, and she injects her signature sassy lyrics into the toe-tapping song.

The K-Dollar Sign-Ha is not shy to voice what she wants. "I'm not asking for a thing/ I'm not looking for a ring/ I don't need to know your name," she sings the no-nonsense lyrics. "Come to my place/ Lets kick it all night/ I'm hardcore/ Make it till it gets light."
News > Movie News

'The Muppets' Blasted for Allegedly Spreading Socialist Message to Children


December 06, 2011 05:49:36 GMT


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While it has been receiving positive reviews from film critics, "The Muppets" must face a criticism from a financial commentator. Fox Business Network host, Eric Bolling, has recently accused the kid-friendly movie of brainwashing American kids with an "anti-corporate message".

During his program "Follow the Money" on Friday, December 2, Bolling suggested that the film's villainous character Tex Richman, who wants to raze the Muppet theater to drill oil, is an example of Hollywood's liberal agenda. "Liberal Hollywood depicting a successful businessman as evil? That's not new," Bolling claimed, before passing the subject to guest Dan Gainor of the conservative Media Research Center.
News > Celebrity Gossip

John Rich Gets Booted Off Plane for Being Too Drunk, Rep Denies Rumored Altercation

December 06, 2011 05:47:07 GMT


Words spread recently that John Rich got kicked off a Southwest flight from Las Vegas to Nashville on Sunday, December 4 for being too drunk to fly. In response to the report, a spokesman for the former Big & Rich member told E! News, "Did John Rich have a great time with fans in Las Vegas? Yes. Was there an altercation? Absolutely not."

In a previous report, TMZ dished that the winner of "The Celebrity Apprentice" appeared to be intoxicated and got into a verbal argument with other passengers prior to boarding the flight. He allegedly continued to exhibit drunken behavior inside the main cabin. Though so, the 37-year-old was said to be cooperative and calm when asked to get off the plane.
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Ryan Kwanten Bumps Into 'New Girl' on Valentine's Day

December 06, 2011 04:51:48 GMT


Ryan Kwanten has landed a "New Girl" role. The Australian actor, who is best known for his role as Sookie's brother Jason Stackhouse on "True Blood", will guest star in a Valentine's Day episode of FOX's new comedy series.

In the episode, Zooey Deschanel's Jess hopes to celebrate her first Valentine's Day in six years as a single girl with a meaningless one-night stand. To achieve her goal, she drags Max Greenfield's Schmidt to a bar as her wingman.
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Video Premiere: B.o.B's 'Strange Clouds' Ft. Lil Wayne

December 06, 2011 04:43:34 GMT


B.o.B has debuted a music video for his latest single "Strange Clouds". The "Nothin' On You" hitmaker is joined by his featured guest Lil Wayne in a beautiful meadow with some strange-colored clouds looming in the sky. On top of that, fellow rapper T.I. is seen making a cameo appearance in the clip.

"To a n***a from the hood tryna aim for the top/ But I don't even need no directions/ I just wake up and then I roll up the purp/ These n***as wake up on my d**k/ At least have some breakfast first/ Nigga keep your nourishment first and your mind on my lyrics/ Cause what you hoping to accomplish I already did it b***h," he addresses his haters.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Christie Brinkley: My $500K Tax Debt Was a Result of an Error

December 06, 2011 04:39:09 GMT


Christie Brinkley claims that her tax debt was a result of an error. The Internal Revenue Service has, on November 21, filed a tax lien against the former Sports Illustrated model, claiming that she owes the government $531,000 in back taxes. On Monday, December 5, she issued a statement in relation to the tax debt issue.

"I consider myself very lucky to have been employed since I was 17 years old," the 57-year-old supermodel said in the statement released via E! News. "I have never had an issue with the IRS or any tax liens in the past and I have dedicated my time to giving back as much and as often as possible."
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ACA 2011: Jason Aldean Leads Full Winner List, Taylor Swift Gets Snubbed


December 06, 2011 04:03:31 GMT


Jason Aldean, who leads this year's nomination pack of American Country Awards with a total of eight nods, dominates the winner list by pocketing six kudos at the event which took place at at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Meanwhile, Taylor Swift, who frequently won coveted awards in many previous prize-giving events, lost all of her six nods.

Jason first grabbed Album of the Year before getting flooded with five more trophies near the end of the star-studded ceremony. He sealed his six wins by taking home Artist of the Year, Touring Artist of the Year, Single by a Male Artist, Single by a Vocal Collaboration and Music Video by a Duo/Group/Collaboration.
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'Gossip Girl' 5.11 Promo: Blair Prays for Chuck's Survival

December 06, 2011 04:00:33 GMT


Chair had a short romantic moment on this week's "Gossip Girl" before it was ruined by a car accident that nearly killed them. In a sneak peek for the upcoming episode, Blair is already awake but appears to be very upset about something that might be caused by the accident.

On the other hand, Chuck is still unconscious and lying on hospital's bed after losing a lot of blood. While Blair prays to God to let him live, Serena plans to take down Gossip Girl for good as she blames Gossip Girl for the accident.
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Star-Studded Premiere Line-Up of 2012 Sundance Film Festival Announced

December 06, 2011 03:57:09 GMT


The 2012 Sundance Film Festival has announced its premiere line-up on Monday, December 5. There are 13 dramatic and 8 documentary movies that have been selected to be screened during the prestigious festival that will be held on January 19-29 next year in Park City, Utah.

While the competition line-up mainly include first-time or largely unknown filmmakers, the premiere line-up mostly involve movies by filmmakers and actors who are already familiar with the mainstream film industry. Those heavy-hitters will vie for the attention of potential theatrical distributors during the festival.
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'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' Star Kim Richards Seeks Treatment in Rehab

December 06, 2011 03:46:48 GMT


Kim Richards has checked into rehab again. Entertainment Tonight reported on Monday, December 5 that the cast member of "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" is currently seeking help at an undisclosed treatment center. It is still unclear what she is seeking treatment for.

The 47-year-old's drinking problem, however, has been brought to public attention in the first season finale of "RHOBH". During the finale, she got into a fight with sister Kyle Richards, who accused her of being "a liar" and "an alcoholic". New York Post's Page Six noted that she was checked into rehab for the first time after the fight.
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'The X Factor' Ouster Drew Tells Fans to Stop Making Death Threats

December 06, 2011 03:03:24 GMT


No matter how she appreciates fans' support, Drew Ryniewicz is not into the way some viewers show their disappointment over her elimination. When asked to comment on report that Paula Abdul and Nicole Scherzinger received death threats after sending her home, the blonde singer says she opposes such actions.

"That's not what I represent and that's not what I want my fans to represent," so 14-year-old Drew tells TMZ. Shocked by the angry fans' reaction, she urges her devotees to stop making death threats since she believes, "No one deserves death threats."
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Chris Hemsworth Has Nightmarish Vacation in First 'Cabin in the Woods' Trailer

December 06, 2011 02:40:56 GMT


Lionsgate Films has unleashed the first trailer for long-delayed horror film "The Cabin in the Woods". The trailer gives a look at Chris Hemsworth and his gang who are going on a vacation in a spooky bungalow in the woods, without knowing the danger that waits for them.

While spending a weekend in the mysterious cabin, the youngsters are given clear and clever instructions by "white collar" characters. Once the "victims" arrive at the cabin, it becomes clear that the plan is to lure the kids there to have them break the given instructions so that they might then be "punished."
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ACAs 2011: Scotty McCreery and Carrie Underwood Among Early Winners


December 06, 2011 02:37:16 GMT


American Country Awards celebrated its second anniversary on Monday night, December 5 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, and kicked off at 8 P.M. Eastern/7 Central. Hosted by Trace Adkins and Kristin Chenoweth, the event opened with a sing-off between the two hosts. The former sang "Oklahoma", while the latter took on "Honky Tonk".

Following the playful banter, Jordin Sparks and Josh Turner came onto the stage to present the first award of the night. Josh sang "Your Man", per Jordan's request, before they announced Single by a Female Artist to Carrie Underwood ("Mama's Song"). She beat Sara Evans, Miranda Lambert, Reba McEntire and Taylor Swift.
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ACAs 2011: Carrie Underwood Flirty in Pink, Kristin Chenoweth Wows in Green

December 06, 2011 02:37:06 GMT


The biggest names in country music and Hollywood stars alike are bringing their best fashion to the 2nd annual American Country Awards. On Monday, December 5, the likes of Carrie Underwood and Kristin Chenoweth hit the red carpet rolled out outside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Carrie, who is nominated for Artist of the Year: Female and Single of the Year: Female among others, showed off a flirty look by donning a light pink, strapless mini dress. Pairing the outfit with heels and white teardrop-shaped earrings, she put her hair in a loose bun and sported gray smoky eyes.
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'Supernatural' to Bring Back Misha Collins for Multiple Episodes

December 06, 2011 02:13:26 GMT


Misha Collins is set to make his comeback on "Supernatural". A spokesperson for Warner Bros. TV has officially announced that the actor, who famously portrays Castiel on the show, will guest star in episode 17 of season 7 and "at least two additional episodes" after that.

"It has always been our intention to bring back Misha in some form," executive producer Sera Gamble commented on the news. However, it is not clear how Collins will re-enter the storyline or if he will reprise his role as the rebellious angel. "We certainly can't say too much about where the story is going to go, but we love Misha and want to continue to work with him," Gamble added.
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Benicio Del Toro Bows Out of 'Star Trek 2', Khan Might Be the Villain After All


December 06, 2011 01:39:41 GMT


Oscar-winning actor Benicio Del Toro might not star in "Star Trek 2" after all. While the news of his casting has been buzzing wildly over the past few weeks, it is now reported that Del Toro has dropped out of the talks to tackle the villain role in the upcoming sequel.

Vulture reported that the deal between Del Toro and director J.J. Abrams "actually went asunder last Wednesday [November 30] after parties couldn't come to terms over monetary issue." As a result, Abrams must now move quickly to find a replacement to fill the part.
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Larry King Makes Cryogenics Revelation on His CNN Special

December 06, 2011 01:30:41 GMT


Having signed off from his regular TV show, Larry King still grabs headlines with his recent shocking admission. The 78-year-old surprised his guests, when announcing that he wants to be frozen when he dies, during a dinner filmed at his house for "CNN Presents: A Larry King Special: Dinner with the Kings".

"I want to be frozen on the hope that they'll find whatever I died of and bring me back," King said to the celebrities sitting in his dining room, including Russell Brand, Seth MacFarlane, Tyra Banks, Conan O'Brien and Shaquille O'Neal. Stunned by this, O'Brien responded, "This is big news. You would like to be frozen? This is news to me."
News > Music News

Taylor Swift Talks New Album and a Possible Duet With Nicki Minaj

December 06, 2011 01:28:30 GMT


Well known for using her music to narrate her personal experiences including her past love life with some of the Hollywood hunks, Taylor Swift is expected to continue pouring her heart out in her next studio installment. The question is what kind of story the country music cutie is going to tell this time around.

"I can't tell you, because it's a secret," she told MTV News recently. "It will be unveiled when it all comes out, because they all seem to have a theme to them, the records that we've put out so far, and this one is no different. It's very different in what it's about, but it's no different in the fact that it has its own name."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Rep Confirms Rosie O'Donnell Is Engaged to Michelle Rounds


December 06, 2011 01:27:21 GMT


Rosie O'Donnell is ready to tie the knot once again. During a break in the taping of OWN's "The Rosie Show" on Monday, December 5, the 49-year-old comedienne/talk show host told studio audience that she is engaged to girlfriend Michelle Rounds. Her representative has since confirmed the news.

Rosie's rep dished to Access Hollywood that the couple became betrothed several weeks ago. Accordingly, they will continue to split their time between New York City and Chicago, where Rosie's Oprah Winfrey Network show is taped. Us Weekly suggested that the pair will tie the knot over the Christmas holidays, but her rep said there's "no date yet."
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Lady GaGa Said Trevor's Project Award Means More Than Grammy

December 05, 2011 19:30:49 GMT


Accepting the "hero" award from Trevor's Project, Lady GaGa said in an emotional speech that it means more to her than all the Grammys she has on her shelves. An avid LGBT community supporter, the singer attended "Trevor Live" fundraising event on Sunday, December 4.

GaGa accepted the award from the family of Jamey Rodemeyer, a teen and GaGa's fan who committed suicide in September for being bullied. "I appreciate this award so much. But truthfully, I am not the hero. The hero is Jamey," she said. "It really affected me the tragedy that happened 11 weeks ago today. It affected me for many reasons."
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39th Annie Awards Nominations Announced With 'Kung Fu Panda 2' on Lead

December 05, 2011 18:55:44 GMT


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International Animated Film Society has revealed the contenders of 39th Annual Annie Awards on Monday, December 5. In 28 categories announced, "Kung Fu Panda 2" rules the pack with 12 nominations including Best Animated Feature.

Another project by Dreamworks Animation, "Puss in Boots" is also under the coveted category, battling it out with Pixar's "Cars 2", Paramount's "Rango" and Blue Sky Studios' "Rio" among others. Both "Puss in Boots" and "Cars 2" received nine nods. Meanwhile, Disney's "Winnie the Pooh" grabbed eight nominations but it did not get one in the top award, Best Animated Feature.
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Sara Rue Is Fake Lesbian in New CW Series

December 05, 2011 18:38:56 GMT


Sara Rue will join a new TV series in which she portrays a faux lesbian. The CW has picked up "Poseurs", a multi-camera comedy project centering around Rue's Lucy who marries her female friend so that she can stay in her fancy apartment.

Lucy's life is upended when her fiancee moves out and her fresh-from-rehab collegiate best friend Alexandra moves in. In order to maintain her swanky New York co-op, which doesn't technically allow for roommates, Lucy and Alex enter into a mutually beneficial domestic partnership, complete with all of the challenges and few of the perks.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Pakistani Actress' Nude Pose on FHM Sparks Controversy


December 05, 2011 18:10:26 GMT


Pakistani actress Veena Malik is suing FHM India for making her appear nude on the cover of its December issue. Seeking $2 million in damages, the Muslim actress said, "I agreed to a photo shoot and having an ISI tattoo in a humorous way but I did not have any nude photos. My pictures have been morphed."

Meanwhile, the editors of the magazine insisted that they did not doctor the photo, saying "Maybe she is facing some kind of backlash, so maybe that's why she is denying it. We have not photoshopped or faked the cover. This is what she looks like, she has an amazing body."
 
 
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