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January 30, 2012

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Neil Patrick Harris Hints He Just Got 'Punk'd'


January 30, 2012 09:10:10 GMT


Neil Patrick Harris might be the latest victim of the revived "Punk'd". The Patrick Winslow of "The Smurfs" has just revealed that MTV tried "to fool" him by sending a bear to destroy his car while he went rock climbing with his partner David Burtka.

"So the rock climbing was a ruse to try and have me Punk'd. Nice try, MTV," so the 38-year-old actor wrote on his Twitter on Sunday, January 29. Still, he insisted that he wasn't deceived by the prank as adding, "It'll take more than a live bear destroying my car to fool NPH."
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Octavia Spencer Reveals Concern About Her Weight, Blames Society's Stigma

January 30, 2012 09:10:03 GMT


Octavia Spencer opened up about her thoughts on her weight. She said at the backstage of 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, "I am not healthy at this weight." She added, "Any time you have too much around the middle, then there is a problem. [And] when you reach a certain weight, you are less valuable."

Blaming the society, Spencer explained, "It's a society that tells you you're no longer valuable at a certain age...Or because of your weight." She went on, "I feel for the overly thin women as much as I do for the overweight women. It...has to change."
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Daniel Radcliffe Admits Taking 'Woman in Black' Role to Break Away From 'Harry Potter' Image

January 30, 2012 08:37:07 GMT


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Daniel Radcliffe has admitted that he wanted to eradicate his fabled "Harry Potter" image by tackling a very different role in his upcoming film, "The Woman in Black". When discussing his latest movie with Twitch, the 22-year-old British actor opened up that starring in the horror pic was "a good first step" to break away from the wizard boy persona that has made him famous.

"I think this is a very good first step," he said. "I was under no illusions that people would see this film and go, 'Christ! He's not Harry Potter anymore, he's completely transformed!' I didn't ever think that was going to happen."
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Video: Kim Kardashian Feels Bad for Failing to Maintain Marriage in Show's Season Finale


January 30, 2012 08:32:52 GMT


Kim Kardashian emotionally addressed her marriage problems in "Kourtney and Kim Take New York" season 2 finale. She and Kris Humphries tried to work things out by spending more time together, but it ended up with another argument during a workout at a gym.

As they were preparing to leave New York, Kris wanted to move all of his stuff into Kim's place, but she told him that he couldn't do that. Her sister Kourtney Kardashian was on Kris' side in this matter, calling Kim "a b***h" for telling Kris not to send his stuff to Los Angeles. Kris added, "It's true, Kim. You're not ready for someone in your life."
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Snippet of Madonna's 'Give Me All Your Luvin' Music Video Surfaces


January 30, 2012 08:28:10 GMT


Shortly after it's confirmed that Madonna's "Give Me All Your Luvin' " music video will be previewed on "American Idol", a promo ad from the singing competition to hype up the exclusive preview makes its round. It gives a look at some of the cheerleading-themed scenes.

Wearing an all-black ensemble, Madge is flanked by her featured guests, Nicki Minaj and M.I.A.. With the Material Girl on the lead, the girls channel their inner cheerleaders and dance energetically to the upbeat tune. They are wearing mini skirts and holding pom-poms.
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Machine Gun Kelly Spends Hours in Jail Following Disorderly Conduct Arrest

January 30, 2012 08:25:13 GMT


Machine Gun Kelly has landed in hot water with the police over the weekend. The 21-year-old rapper, who signed with P. Diddy's Bad Boy Records in August 2011, was arrested in Florida in the early morning of Sunday, January 29 for misdemeanor disorderly conduct, TMZ reported.

The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office detailed that the "Wild Boy" MC, whose real name is Richard Baker, was taken into custody at around 4:12 A.M. on Sunday. After spending a few hours behind bars, he was released on $100 bond. The night before, he performed at the State Theatre in St. Petersburg as part of his tour.
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Chris Pine Gushes About Art to Impress Reese Witherspoon in 'This Means War' Clip


January 30, 2012 07:43:29 GMT


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Chris Pine tries to impress Reese Witherspoon with his knowledge of art in the first clip for "This Means War". In the snippet, Pine is seen asking for a help from a fellow CIA agent to secretly guide him while he gushes about artistic paintings to Witherspoon. However, the plan goes awry as Pine's rival, Tom Hardy, hijacks the connection and starts to misguide Pine to make him look like a fool in front of the leading lady.

In the upcoming adult comedy film, Pine and Hardy play two of the world's deadliest CIA operatives, who are also inseparable partners and best friends. Their friendship is suddenly crashed as they start to fall in love with the same woman (Witherspoon). Having once helped bring down entire enemy nations, they are now employing their incomparable skills and an endless array of high-tech gadgetry against their greatest nemesis ever; each other.
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New Pussycat Dolls to Make Their Debut on GoDaddy Super Bowl Ad

January 30, 2012 07:41:28 GMT


After long gone since late 2009, The Pussycat Dolls will finally come back on the screen. Newly reformed with all-new members, the all-girl group are set to make their debut on GoDaddy ad that will premiere during the upcoming Super Bowl XLVI.

An official picture taken from the ad has hit the web, seeing five new members of the group striking provocative poses in their revealing clothes. They are Christina Sayers (ex-Girlicious), Paula Van Oppen (former "So You Think You Can Dance" contestant), Lauren Bennett (former Paradiso Girls), Vanessa Curry (ex Laker girl), and Erica Jenkins (former Dallas Cowboys cheerleader).
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Sofia Vergara Insists She Didn't Go Commando at 2012 Golden Globes

January 30, 2012 07:40:25 GMT


Sofia Vergara has never gone commando when attending a red carpet event. The Gloria Delgado-Pritchett of "Modern Family" set the record straight when asked at the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards whether or not she was wearing underwear at the 2012 Golden Globes.

"I never said I wasn't wearing panties. I always wear panties," the 39-year-old actress, who hit the red carpet in a hot-pink gown by Marchesa, told E! News host Giuliana Rancic. She went on to explain, "They were really tiny, like a G-string thing, that they're almost no panty but they're a panty."
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'Luck' 1.02 Preview: A Perfect Trojan Horse

January 30, 2012 06:57:54 GMT


Next week on "Luck", Ace is eager to move forward in the racetrack deal though he is chafing under his parole conditions. Ace shows off his famous temper during a contentious meeting with one-time colleague Nick DiRossi and a possible investor Isadore Cohen, discussing an idea which he claims to be a perfect Trojan horse.

Meanwhile, Marcus is wary about flaunting his newfound Pick Six wealth, but his three partners have no such qualms. In the meantime, Jerry sits in at higher-stakes poker games, Renzo sets his sights on claiming one of Escalante's mystery horses, and Lonnie parties with two unscrupulous women.
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Artist of the Week: Tyga


January 30, 2012 06:48:43 GMT


Tyga kicks off the new year of 2012 with a bang. The Young Money/Cash Money rapper busted the chart with his latest single "Rack the City" which climbed up to No. 8 on Billboard Hot 100. It marked his highest chart performance on the weekly rundown.

The single was originally recorded for his latest mixtape "Well Done Vol. 2". Due to its instant success, it's included in his long-delayed second studio album "Careless World: Rise of the Last King". It additionally got a remix which features several notable rappers.
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'The Grey' Helmer Joe Carnahan Tapped to Remake 'Death Wish'

January 30, 2012 06:43:13 GMT


Following the satisfying box office result of his latest directorial film, "The Grey", filmmaker Joe Carnahan has secured another potential big movie project on his plate. The 42-year-old director has been locked to helm a remake of 1974's iconic action movie, "Death Wish".

L.A. Times' 24 Frames reported that Carnahan will not only direct the remake film project, but he will also serve as the screenwriter. The gig is being developed at MGM and Paramount Pictures. Before Carnahan signed on, Sylvester Stallone originally eyed to helm the remake, but he subsequently left the project since it got stuck in development around five years ago.
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'All in the Family' Director John Rich Dies of Heart Failure

January 30, 2012 06:18:13 GMT


The Directors Guild of America is mourning the death of one of its key figures. John Rich, who won two Emmys and two Golden Globes for his work on "All in the Family", passed away at his home in Los Angeles Sunday, January 29 morning. The 86-year-old died from heart failure after a brief illness.

"We are deeply saddened to learn today of the passing of John Rich," said DGA President Taylor Hackford in a statement. "A legendary figure in the history of TV comedy, John tirelessly served our Guild for nearly six decades. He directed some of the most beloved classics of all time and his skills as a television director were unsurpassed, but no matter how busy and successful his career was, John always made time for the DGA."
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New 'Skyfall' Set Photo and Video Show James Bond in His 'Self Driving' Range Rover

January 30, 2012 05:46:35 GMT


Daniel Craig has been caught on camera sitting inside a black Range Rover on the set of "Skyfall" in London. The English hunk was spotted filming a scene around London's Spitalfields area last Saturday, January 28. Instead of driving James Bond's classic Aston Martin car, the actor was seen being chauffeured on the back seat of the tough-looking SUV.

In addition to the picture, an on-set video from the anticipated 007 movie has been unleashed via FlyNet Pictures. The footage gives a look at the "self driving" Range Rover being controlled by a stuntman in a seat on the roof of the SUV. The scene sparked speculation that there might be some 007-style gadgetry at play.
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Kim Kardashian Gets a Scare From Stranger With Luggage

January 30, 2012 05:42:24 GMT


Kim Kardashian has got an unwanted visit from a stranger that left her calling for cops. TMZ has just come out with a report that a man showed up at the "Kourtney and Kim Take New York" star's home in Beverly Hills on Saturday, January 28 night with the intention of staying at the house.

Carrying luggage with him, the man claimed to have been flown to Los Angeles by Kim. He also said that he was supposed to be working on her reality show. His refusal to leave reportedly freaked the estranged wife of Kris Humpries out, leading a member of her security team to alert police.
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First Promo of 'True Blood' Season 5 and New Teaser of 'Game of Thrones' Season 2

January 30, 2012 04:58:02 GMT


Promoting its summer programs, HBO has debuted a teaser each for "True Blood" season 5 and "Game of Thrones" season 2. The first promo video for the vampire-themed series does not have any glimpse of new scene, but teases that "nothing stays buried forever" in Bon Temps.

On the other hand, the new sneak peek for the medieval fantasy series shares more scenes from the upcoming season. It sees King Joffrey threatening to kill Sansa to give her brother a message, and Daenerys determining to take what is hers "with fire and blood." Also, Tyrion tells his sister Cersei, "You might find it difficult to rule over millions who want you dead."
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Video Premiere: Taylor Swift and Paula Fernandes' 'Long Live'


January 30, 2012 04:57:43 GMT


A music video to promote a re-recorded version of Taylor Swift's "Long Live" has been revealed. It features the country/pop singer crooning her lyrics in front of live audience at her concert and Paula Fernandes, the Brazilian singer who's added to the remix, laying down her vocals in a recording booth.

Both of the female singers sang praise for each other. Hoping to perform live with Taylor, Paula said, "I'm a fan of Taylor for a long time, her work is amazing." The "Back to December" crooner returned the compliment by gushing, "I was happy to share with Paula Long live." She additionally gives her approval to the rework Paula did to her song, "I loved your version."
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First Look at Nicki Minaj and LL Cool J in 2012 Grammy Awards Promo


January 30, 2012 04:22:07 GMT


Nicki Minaj joins LL Cool J for a promo picture of the upcoming 54th Annual Grammy Awards. She wears her long blond hair down, and rocks a frilly red bra top, which she pairs with fishnet stockings and black high-waisted shorts. Meanwhile, he suits up and finishes off his gentlemanly look with an Ascot cap.

2012 Grammy Awards will be held on February 12 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. In addition to the promo which features Minaj and Cool J, there's also another ad which sees the latter posing with Taylor Swift next to a replica of the Golden Gramophone.
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NBC Yanks 'Fear Factor' Donkey Semen Episode Off Schedule

January 30, 2012 04:19:41 GMT


NBC has apparently made a decision to pull off a "Fear Factor" episode which features donkey semen stunt from the schedule. After listing the controversial outing titled "Hee Haw! Hee Haw!" for Monday, January 30, the Peacock now replaces it with a repeat of "Snake Bite", which first aired on January 2, according to its updated press release.

TMZ additionally reports that two channel guides - one is in Los Angeles and another is in New York City - now list the repeat instead of the donkey semen episode, which the Peacock teased by saying that the contestants will eat "the unimaginable". Moreover, promos for the said outing are no longer available on the Internet.
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Danny Gokey Ties the Knot Again Three Years After First Wife's Tragic Death

January 30, 2012 04:01:54 GMT


Danny Gokey has once again become a married man. The singer, who finished third on season 8 of "American Idol", wed his fiancee, model Leyicet Peralta, in a small ceremony in Florida on Sunday, January 29. The pair exchanged their vows before 100 of their family and friends, PEOPLE reported.

Expressing their joy, the newlyweds said in a statement, "We are so thankful to have found each other and now be able to spend the rest of our lives together. We pray our gratitude grows more every day because there is so much for us to do now." About the wedding itself, they said that its theme was "romance and love."
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First Look at Whitney Houston as Jordin Sparks' Mother in 'Sparkle'

January 30, 2012 04:01:10 GMT


How Whitney Houston and Jordin Sparks will look like as mother and daughter in "Sparkle" has been unveiled in a first look image from the film. The freshly released photo gives a look at Houston as she holds Sparks' arms while standing close to the "American Idol" alum.

Dressing up in gorgeous dresses, Houston and Sparks are seen standing together in what seems to be a dressing room. The "I Will Always Love You" veteran diva is seen donning a glossy gray dress that she paired with a bejeweled necklace, while the "No Air" hitmaker is seen rocking a daring low-cut red gown that she combined with hoop earrings.
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SAG Awards 2012: Full TV Winner List Includes 'Boardwalk Empire' as Best Ensemble Champ

January 30, 2012 03:27:10 GMT


"Boardwalk Empire" has come out as a big winner at the 18th Annual SAG Awards. The period drama series scored two gongs at the Sunday, January 29 event, including the Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series for Steve Buscemi.

Winning the title for a second consecutive time, the Nucky depicter credited Martin Scorsese in his acceptance speech. "I have to thank our talented director, Martin Scorsese. You can drink," he said, before apologizing to fans about the demise of Michael Pitt's character, Jimmy, the season 2 finale, "I know, I'm sorry. Please stop yelling at me on the street."
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Christina Aguilera Appears to Have Blood Running Down Her Leg at Etta James' Funeral


January 30, 2012 03:21:12 GMT


Christina Aguilera seemed to have experienced a little accident at Etta James' funeral. When the "Beautiful" hitmaker performed a rendition of the late R&B legend's hit song "At Last" at the Greater Bethany Community Church City of Refuge in Gardena, California last Saturday, January 28, mystery fluid was caught on camera streaming down her leg.

Several blogs were quick to speculate that the talk-about fluid might be menstrual blood. There are yet words of clarification, but the mentor/judge of "The Voice" was seen wiping something off her leg with her other leg at the 3:50 mark in a video of her Saturday performance.
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SAG Awards 2012: Jean Dujardin and Viola Davis Round Up Full Winner List in Movie

January 30, 2012 03:06:25 GMT


Screen Actors Guild Awards 2012 has unveiled its movie winners during the Sunday, January 29 ceremony in Los Angeles. Jean Dujardin and Viola Davis were among the shining names at the prestigious awards show. The two were honored with the Outstanding Actor and Actress awards respectively. Meanwhile, "The Help" won the coveted kudo for the Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.

"The Artist" actor Dujardin won the Outstanding Actor gong after defeating such contenders as George Clooney ("The Descendants"), Brad Pitt ("Moneyball) and Leonardo DiCaprio ("J. Edgar"). When accepting his trophy from Natalie Portman, the French actor said "Oh my God" for several times as he was surprised by his win.
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Madonna's 'Give Me All Your Luvin' Cover Art and Video Premiere Date

January 30, 2012 02:48:17 GMT


Days leading to her much-awaited performance at Super Bowl XLVI, Madonna unveils an official artwork for "Give Me All Your Luvin' ", the new single she's expected to perform at the football game. In addition, she announces when music video for the song will come out.

Madge is featured in the black-and-white cover art wearing a cheerleader-themed mini outfit while giving quirky expressions to the camera. It's in line with the theme of the single's upcoming music video that will premiere this coming Friday, February 3 on her official YouTube channel.
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2012 Sundance Film Festival Winners: 'Beasts of the Southern Wild', 'Surrogate' and More

January 30, 2012 02:28:54 GMT


As the 2012 Sundance Film Festival came to its final day, winners of the special honors at the festival were announced. Benh Zeitlin's most buzzed-about surreal drama "Beasts of the Southern Wild" grabbed the Grand Jury Prize for dramatic film, while Ben Lewin's real-life film "The Surrogate" won the Audience Award at the annual prestigious movie fest.

Bringing along the 8-year-old star of the film, Quvenzhane Wallis, upon receiving the award, "Beasts" director, Zeitlin, said, "I hope with this movie there is a flag that goes up to allow directors to explore the world." Aside from the Grand Jury, the well-reviewed film also won a cinematography prize.
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Meredith's Engaged to Alex in First 10 Minutes of 'Grey's Anatomy' Alt-Reality Episode

January 30, 2012 02:28:05 GMT


An extended preview for the next episode of "Grey's Anatomy" has been debuted, sharing the first 10 minutes of the alt-reality edition. It all begins as Meredith, after putting Zola to bed and going to sleep, wonders what life would've been if her mother had never had Alzheimer's and she'd had a good dad.

In the alternate universe she imagines, Mer lives with her mother Ellis, who is married to Richard. Mer is also engaged to Alex, while Addison is still with Derek and pregnant. Callie and Owen have three kids together, whom they bring to the Seattle Grace that day. Cristina, meanwhile, is a person who is not likable.
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Katrina Bowden Shares Details of Engagement at SAG Awards 2012

January 30, 2012 02:00:08 GMT


Katrina Bowden has a very special accessory to flaunt at this year's Screen Actors Guild Awards. Hitting the red carpet outside the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on Sunday, January 29 night, the actress known for her portrayal of Cerie on "30 Rock" revealed that that she has gotten engaged to boyfriend Benjamin Jorgensen.

When asked what she is wearing by E! host Giuliana Rancic, the 23-year-old beauty gushed, "Amsali dress, Stuart Weitzman shoes and my new engagement ring." She went on to dish that her 28-year-old boyfriend popped the question when they were at a suite in the Four Seasons Hotel on Saturday night.
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Adele, LMFAO, Justin Bieber, Shakira and Rihanna Win 2012 NRJ Awards

January 30, 2012 01:58:55 GMT


Winners for 2012 NRJ Awards have been announced in a star-studded ceremony at the Palais Des Festivals on the French Riviera in Cannes over the weekend. The lucky musicians this year included Adele, LMFAO, Justin Bieber, Shakira and Rihanna.

Adele and duo RedFoo and SkyBlu got the most kudos by scooping two awards each. The former won International Revelation of the Year and International Song of the Year, while the latter grabbed International Group/Duo of the Year and Music Video of the Year.
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Rainn Wilson: Dwight Spin-Off Will Be Weirder Than 'The Office'

January 30, 2012 01:30:30 GMT


Rainn Wilson has confirmed that "The Office" spin-off is in the works. Met at the red carpet of the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday, January 29, the Dwight Schrute of the NBC sitcom told E!, "We're talking about it, it's a good idea. We're mulling it over."

After joking that a Dwight-centric series is "the worst idea I have ever heard in my life," the 46-year-old gushed the show "could be really cool" and "would be even more far out and weird than 'The Office'." He further shared what could be expected from the spin-off as saying, "It would have a crazy menagerie of characters."
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SAG Awards 2012: Kelly Osbourne Dazzles in White, Lea Michele Wows in Silver

January 30, 2012 01:24:35 GMT


Despite an early bomb scare, the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles has been flooded with a host of Hollywood stars celebrating the 18th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. The likes of Kelly Osbourne and Lea Michele were among those turning heads as they graced the red carpet.

Being one of the first stars to hit the red carpet, 27-year-old Osbourne looked hot in a Badgley Mischka white matte crepe gown that features embroidered shoulder detail and tassel belt. the fashion correspondent completed her look with Alexander McQueen shoes, Amrapali earrings, and Palladium ring.
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Survival Thriller 'The Grey' Locks Box Office's Top Spot on Debut Weekend

January 30, 2012 01:03:18 GMT


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Liam Neeson's survival thriller "The Grey" claims the top spot on this week's North American box office. Grossing $19.6 million on its opening weekend, the Joe Carnahan-directed movie successfully takes over the champion title from last week's winner, "Underworld: Awakening".

The R-rated thriller, which received a "B-" CinemaScore, appeals to 60% male audience with 71% of them are over the age of 25. Around 67% of the moviegoers have listed Neeson as the reason they watch the movie. Tom Ortenber, Open Road Films CEO, gushes, "Liam Neeson is a true movie star, and our marketing department hit it out of the park."
 
 
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