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March 01, 2012

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Brad Pitt Reportedly Neglects His Grandmother for Years

March 01, 2012 16:44:00 GMT

Although he's looking out for his broods well, Brad Pitt reportedly has been neglecting his grandmother who lives in a sub-standard nursing home in Oklahoma. Betty Russell, who is approaching her 90th birthday, had made a public plea through Pitt's great-aunt Mary Ann Lanier who said the actor has not seen Russell for over four years.
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Video: Justin Bieber Gets Electric Sports Car for 18th Birthday Gift

March 01, 2012 09:05:56 GMT

Justin Bieber has got a sleek present for his 18th birthday. When the "Eenie Meenie" singer taped his appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" on Wednesday, February 29, his manager Scooter Braun dropped by and surprised him with a new Fisker Karma, a luxury electric sports car that has a solar-paneled roof.
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'The Voice' Sneak Peeks: Team Cee-Lo and Team Xtina in Battle Rounds

March 01, 2012 08:56:10 GMT

Gearing up to enter the battle rounds in the "The Voice" season 2, NBC has released some sneak previews of the contestants' performance. In team Cee-Lo Green, Angie Johnson will meet Cheesa in "Total Eclipse of the Heart" duet, while Christina Aguilera will have her proteges Anthony Evans and Jesse Campbell showing off their vocals when covering "If I Ain't Got You".
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Tank Debuts Music Video for 'Next Breath'

March 01, 2012 08:41:08 GMT

Tank is heartbroken in a music video filmed for his single "Next Breath". The R&B singer looks torn and forlorn after a breakup with his girl. "It's ... maybe two months down the line when I'm feeling like I really need this woman," he said to Rap-Up.
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Ryan Reynolds Shares Updates on 'Deadpool', Claims It Won't Be Connected to 'Wolverine'

March 01, 2012 08:37:23 GMT

Though it has been long gestated, "Deadpool" movie is apparently still in the works. Lead actor Ryan Reynolds has recently shared a few updates on the anti-superhero movie projects, explaining that the plot is no longer connected to "X-Men Origins: Wolverine".
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ABC Pilot Casting: Hayden Panettiere Heads to 'Nashville', Ashley Greene Goes 'Americana'

March 01, 2012 08:11:11 GMT

Hayden Panettiere is plotting her primetime TV comeback by landing a role in ABC's pilot "Nashville". The 22-year-old, who is best known for playing cheerleader Claire Bennet on "Heroes", will play a teen sensation named Juliette Barnes, Deadline reports.
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Report: Beyonce Knowles Breastfeeding Baby Daughter While Out at Lunch

March 01, 2012 08:01:07 GMT

Beyonce Knowles seems to have taken her role as a first-time mother seriously. The R&B singer, who has just been set to star in Ryan Murphy's latest musical project "One Hit Wonders", has even been spotted breastfeeding her seven-week-old baby daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, at her table in a New York City restaurant recently.
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Gorillaz Get Freaky in 'DoYaThing' Video Ft. Andre 3000

March 01, 2012 07:51:53 GMT

Gorillaz premiere a music video for a single they recorded with Andre 3000 (Andre Benjamin) and James Murphy. Created by the band's animator Jamie Hewlett, the clip follows some guys, who live in a messy apartment, as they wake up, have a toast and read newspaper. Their morning routine, as ordinary as it sounds, is not something people would usually do, especially with the toast.
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Tim Burton Wants 'Dark Shadows' to Be 'as Human and Personal as Possible'

March 01, 2012 07:20:16 GMT

While "Dark Shadows" hasn't even released its first trailer, director Tim Burton recently discussed the approach he used in the making of the much awaited supernatural film. In a recent interview with HorrorHound magazine, the British filmmaker opened up that he wanted the film to be "as human" as possible.
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Paris Jackson Denies Saying Michael Jackson's Posthumous Album Is Fake

March 01, 2012 07:09:40 GMT

Michael Jackson's daughter Paris Jackson set the record straight on reports suggesting she told a friend of hers that the person singing in MJ's posthumous album is not her dad. The teen took to Twitter to debunk the rumor first reported by TMZ.
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Greeting Card Mocking Whitney Houston's Troubled Marriage Taken Off Shelves

March 01, 2012 07:05:14 GMT

Target is pulling greeting card that makes fun of the late Whitney Houston off its stores' shelves. The retail giant releases a statement announcing its decision to remove the card just weeks after the "It's Not Right but It's Okay" singer was found dead in the bathtub of her Beverly Hills hotel room.
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Paul Qui 'Extremely Happy' After Winning 'Top Chef: Texas'

March 01, 2012 07:00:44 GMT

Paul Qui has been declared the champion of "Top Chef" season 9. The 31-year-old chef beat out another finalist Sarah Grueneberg in the finale taking place in Vancouver, British Columbia, which was aired on Wednesday, February 29.
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Video Premiere: Jennifer Hudson's 'Think Like a Man'

March 01, 2012 06:29:33 GMT

Jennifer Hudson portrays a strong independent woman in a music video for her latest single "Think Like a Man". The "American Idol" alum caught the attention of two gentlemen Kevin Hart and Ne-Yo, but she chose the latter.
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Brazilian Man Arrested After Using Fake Jack Nicholson ID to Open Bank Account

March 01, 2012 06:20:57 GMT

Jack Nicholson has come close to falling victim to identity theft. A Brazilian man got himself arrested in the northeast city of Recife on Tuesday, February 28 after he used a fake ID that bears a photo of the "Something's Gotta Give" star when trying to open a bank account, according to a report by CNN.
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Attorney: Nicollette Sheridan's Shaken Up During 'Desperate Housewives' Trial

March 01, 2012 06:12:40 GMT

Nicollette Sheridan burst into tears in a court as her trial for battery and wrongful termination case against ABC and "Desperate Housewives" creator Marc Cherry continued on Wednesday, February 29. The 48-year-old actress began crying while her lawyer Mark Baute delivered his opening statement.
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Kate Middleton Thanks Wedding Dress Embroiders During Secret Visit

March 01, 2012 04:49:57 GMT

Kate Middleton has showed her appreciation to the embroiders of her royal wedding dress in person. The Duchess of Cambridge has made a secret visit to the Royal School of Needlework in Hampton Court Palace on Tuesday, February 28 to thank those who have contributed to the bridal gown she wore on April 29, 2011.
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Justin Bieber to Release 'Boyfriend' as First Single From New Album

March 01, 2012 04:48:13 GMT

Justin Bieber is going to release a new single called "Boyfriend" as the first official offering from his upcoming studio album "Believe". According to Gossip Cop, the teen singer has confirmed the song during the taping of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show".
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'American Idol' Top 12 Girls Performance Recap: Sick Jessica Sanchez Wows the Judges

March 01, 2012 04:30:30 GMT

After the top 13 guys performed on Tuesday, it's the girls' turn to take the stage in a Wednesday, February 29 episode of "American Idol". Chelsea Sorrell kicked it off with "Cowboy Casanova" by Carrie Underwood.
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Peter Jackson's 'West of Memphis' Seals Sony Pictures Classics as Distributor

March 01, 2012 04:20:35 GMT

Peter Jackson's much-talked-about documentary "West of Memphis" has finally found its distributor. Sony Pictures Classics announced that it has obtained the worldwide rights to the Amy Berg-directed movie about the infamous West Memphis Three case.
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Jennifer Lopez: Posing in Boxing Gear Makes Me Feel Tougher

March 01, 2012 04:00:43 GMT

Jennifer Lopez apparently enjoys portraying a boxer for V Magazine. The estranged wife of Marc Anthony has traded her glamorous dress with boxing gear in a cross-gender photo shoot for the publication's Sports Issue, and admitted in an accompanying interview, "It did make me feel tougher."
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Van Halen Rock Madison Square Garden During Their Tour Stop

March 01, 2012 03:42:27 GMT

Though they had been off the road for around three years, Van Halen haven't lost their charm. Eddie Van Halen, Alex Van Halen and David Lee Roth, along with newest member Wolfgang Van Halen, had the crowd on their feet for the entire show when they stopped by Madison Square Garden as part of their reunion tour.
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Creator Compares Making 'Awake' to Solving Rubik's Cube

March 01, 2012 03:21:48 GMT

Shepherding a show about a man who lives in two different realities brings a big challenge to the showrunners. In a recent interview with Zap2it, "Awake" creator Kyle Killen admits that making the new series is "like solving a Rubik's cube every week, but first you have to make it, then solve it."
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Emma Watson Joins Sofia Coppola's Celebrity Burglaries Drama 'The Bling Ring'

March 01, 2012 03:20:36 GMT

Emma Watson has been securing serious roles in some well-reviewed movies since wrapping the "Harry Potter" film series. After landing a part in "My Week with Marilyn", the English actress now joins forces with Sofia Coppola for the latter's new film called "The Bling Ring".
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Davy Jones Mourned by The Monkees Bandmates and Hollywood Stars

March 01, 2012 02:57:12 GMT

News of Davy Jones' untimely passing on Wednesday, February 29 morning has sent a shock through Hollywood and prompted outpour of grief and condolences. All three surviving members of The Monkees have remembered their late bandmate in individual Facebook message, while the likes of Will Smith and Eva Longoria took to their Twitter to pay tribute.
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New 'Hunger Games' TV Spot Highlights Poverty in District 12

March 01, 2012 02:43:09 GMT

Lionsgate Films has debuted a new TV spot for "The Hunger Games". Instead of centering on scenes in the sophisticated Capitol, the 60-second dramatic snippet puts its focus on the modest life in Katniss Everdeen's hometown, District 12.
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Chris Brown Reveals 'Fortune' Cover Art and Release Date

March 01, 2012 02:36:26 GMT

Chris Brown has unwrapped the front page of his new album, "Fortune", along with its due date. The R&B performer looks sharp in a blue navy suit, a black tie and a pair of thick-rimmed glasses. He stands in front of a backdrop which presents the word "Fortune" in so many different languages.
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Leonard Nimoy to Make Cameo on 'Big Bang Theory' in 'Really Different' Way

March 01, 2012 02:18:20 GMT

"The Big Bang Theory" will make Sheldon's dream come true before this season ends. His hero Leonard Nimoy has been booked to make a cameo in the CBS comedy series' March 29 episode.
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Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck Give Normal Name to Newborn Son

March 01, 2012 02:14:58 GMT

Shortly after words came out that Jennifer Garner has given birth to a baby boy, Ben Affleck reveals the name he and his wife gave to their newborn. While many celebrities opted to go with unique and uncommon monikers, the Hollywood couple chose a normal one for their third child together, Samuel.
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Jason Segel's 'Five-Year Engagement' Tapped as Tribeca Film Festival Opener

March 01, 2012 02:12:20 GMT

Jason Segel's romantic comedy "The Five-Year Engagement" is tapped to kick off the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival. On Wednesday, February 29, the festival's organizers confirmed that the Nicholas Stoller-directed film will be the opener for the festival on April 18.
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Adele Hits 22nd Week at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 200

March 01, 2012 01:58:14 GMT

Adele is still unmovable from the first spot on Billboard Hot 200. The British pop sensation easily wins the race to the top spot by shifting another 297,000 copies with her studio album "21". It marks her 22nd non-consecutive week at the penthouse of the chart.
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New 'Avengers' Trailer Unleashes Tons of New Spectacular War Scenes

March 01, 2012 01:45:08 GMT

The fresh trailer from "The Avengers" has finally been made available for viewing pleasure. Featuring tons of never-before-seen apocalyptic battle scenes, the sneak-peek highlights how the Earth Mightiest Heroes first meet each other before teaming up to save the Earth.
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Lady GaGa Visits Harvard With Oprah Winfrey to Officially Launch Born This Way Foundation

March 01, 2012 01:40:51 GMT

Lady GaGa stopped by Harvard University on Wednesday, February 29 afternoon to officially launch her Born This Way Foundation. Wearing backless dress, black hat and platform shoes, the "Bad Romance" hitmaker was joined by a panel of experts that include Oprah Winfrey, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, and author Deepak Chopra.
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Bristol Palin to Get Highlighted in Lifetime's New Reality Series

March 01, 2012 01:39:10 GMT

Bristol Palin will get the center stage in a new Lifetime reality series set to air later this year. The network has greenlit "Bristol Palin: Life's a Tripp" that will "provide an exclusive, rare glimpse into Bristol Palin's real life as a young, single mother forging her own way in the world while living under the constant spotlight as a member of one of America's most high-profile families."
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The Monkees Frontman Davy Jones Died of Heart Attack

February 29, 2012 18:57:57 GMT

Sad news came from The Monkees camp. Former teen idol and the frontman of the popular '60s band, Davy Jones, has died of a heart attack in Florida on Wednesday, February 29 morning.
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Eddie Murphy's Romance With Toni Braxton Denied

February 29, 2012 18:09:39 GMT

Eddie Murphy is not in a relationship with Toni Braxton, it has been confirmed by the 50-year-old actor's representative. "Toni and Eddie are just friends and have been fans of each other's work for a long time," the rep said regarding the rumor that Murphy and Braxton "are seeing each other and very into it".
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Watch Lindsay Lohan Promoting Her Fourth 'Saturday Night Live' Gig

February 29, 2012 18:06:01 GMT

To promote her upcoming hosting gig on "Saturday Night Live", Lindsay Lohan tagged along Kenan Thompson who said that he is glad she is back on the show for the fourth time. "Oh thanks," she told him, "but I never left the show, I've been living in the studio."
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Snooki Lied About Pregnancy to Protect New Reality Show

February 29, 2012 17:01:56 GMT

The report that MTV's "Jersey Shore" star Snooki is pregnant is getting louder as websites claimed she was lying about it. NY Post said the pint-sized reality star is carrying her first child by boyfriend Jionni LaValle and is already three months along. She even plans to be "the next Kourtney Kardashian".