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March 26, 2012

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64th Primetime Emmy Awards to Be Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel

March 26, 2012 16:47:15 GMT


Jimmy Kimmel would be the host of 64th Primetime Emmy Awards which is held September 23 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. This would be the first time that the talk show host performs such duty for the Emmys although this is not his first hosting gig for big awards show. Kimmel previously led American Music Awards and ESPY Awards.

"I hope to be able to do for the Emmys this year what Eddie Murphy did for the Oscars," Kimmel joked, referring to the actor who pulled out as the host of this year's Oscar ceremony and got replaced by Billy Crystal.
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Video: 'Britain's Got Talent' Finds the Next Susan Boyle in Jonathan Antoine


March 26, 2012 09:11:59 GMT


One contestant has emerged as a standout in the sixth season of "Britain's Got Talent". In a Saturday, March 24 episode of the reality series, Jonathan Antoine stole the show after taking the stage to perform Celine Dion and Andrea Bocelli's "The Prayer" with his vocal school classmate, Charlotte Jaconelli.

Appearing on the stage in a faded shirt and baggy trousers, Jonathan earned a cynical comment from Simon Cowell who judged him based on his plain look before listening to his voice. "Just when you thought it couldn't get any worse," he told fellow judge Carmen Electra.
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Megan Fox Accused of Encouraging Husband to Brutally Assaulting Photographer

March 26, 2012 09:05:42 GMT


Megan Fox was accused to be the instigator in an altercation between her husband and a celebrity photographer. TMZ has just brought up a report that Delbert Shaw is going to file a lawsuit in Los Angeles County Superior Court against Brian Austin Green for a brutal assault taking place in December 2011.

On what caused the incident which alleged photos were obtained by the gossip site, Shaw said he was taking pictures of Fox and Greene on the beach in front of the Four Seasons Resort in Hualalai, Hawaii. Things heated up when the 25-year-old beauty yelled to her 38-year-old husband, "Are you going to let him get away with that?" It led Greene to batter the photog to the ground.
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'Dark Shadows' Reveals First TV Spot With New Funny Scenes

March 26, 2012 08:53:34 GMT


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Warner Bros. Pictures has debuted a first TV spot for Tim Burton's "Dark Shadows". The promotional video offers a few glimpses of new footage that are not featured in the first trailer. They include scenes where Johnny Depp's Barnabas Collins is seen sucking blood from a man's neck, finding McDonald's culture in 1972 shocking, and being left overwhelmed by Helena Bonham Carter's Dr. Julia Hoffman.

Collins was once a powerful man, who is also the master of Collinwood Manor, before he makes a big mistake of breaking the heart of Angelique Bouchard. She is apparently a vengeful witch who turns him into a vampire before burying him alive.
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'The Carrie Diaries' New Set Photos: AnnaSophia Robb Runs Errands in Manhattan

March 26, 2012 08:40:33 GMT


More sneak peeks into "The Carrie Diaries" have been obtained in the form of new set photos. Taken during the filming of The CW's pilot on Sunday, March 25, the pictures show AnnaSophia Robb wearing a 1980s billowy blouse, a short skirt and stiletto heels to portray the young Carrie Bradshaw.

Still sporting the iconic curly locks, Robb's Carrie looked beaming and seemed to be in a rush as she's walking on the street outside Century 21 in the Wall Street area. At one point, she was seen bumping into a female friend, portrayed by Freema Agyeman, who was dressed in a canary yellow jacket and stark blue trousers. The two shared a hug and exchanged smiles.
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Madonna Wants Quentin Tarantino to Direct Her 'Gang Bang' Music Video


March 26, 2012 08:18:05 GMT


It's just been a few days since Madonna premiered her raunchy "Girl Gone Wild" music video, but already she talked about filming a clip for another of her song. For the upcoming video, she would like to work with top-notch movie maker Quentin Tarantino.

"That's who I was thinking about when I was writing the song," Madge said during a Facebook chat hosted by Jimmy Kimmel to celebrate the release of her new album "MDNA". She added, "I was picturing one of his movies, and one of the female characters."
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Taylor Kitsch Would Do 'John Carter' Again Despite the Big Box Office Flop


March 26, 2012 08:00:25 GMT


Taylor Kitsch admitted that he has "absolutely no regrets" over the disappointing result of "John Carter", which makes Walt Disney Pictures lose a massive $200 million. While it is still unclear if any sequels will be made for the money-loser film, Kitsch opened up that he would love to still be attached to the possible follow-ups.

Before attending the global press tour for "Battleship", the 30-year-old actor told Entertainment Weekly, "I would do 'John Carter' again tomorrow." He said confidently, "I'm very proud of 'John Carter'. Box office doesn't validate me as a person, or as an actor."
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Simon Cowell Likens Encounter With Home Intruder to Horror Movie, Rep Says

March 26, 2012 07:42:40 GMT


Simon Cowell's hi-tech security system apparently fails to keep him away from coming face to face with an intruder at his London home. The former "American Idol" judge found himself in a terrifying situation on Saturday, March 24 night when he encountered a woman, who was armed with a brick, in his bathroom.

The woman, who has been identified as Leanne Zaloumis, broke into Cowell's mansion as the music mogul got ready to watch his appearance on ITV's "Jonathan Ross Show", The Sun reported. His spokesman Max Clifford detailed, "There was a loud bang and Simon rushed upstairs to find out what was going on. It came from the bathroom so he went in - and there was a woman standing there holding a brick."
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Report: Chris Brown and Rihanna to Reunite on Stage at Music Festival


March 26, 2012 07:19:44 GMT


Rumor has it, Chris Brown and Rihanna are going to follow up their studio hookups with a reunion on stage. The former lovers, who sparked controversy with their recent remix duets, reportedly will share stage when they hit the upcoming Supafest in Brisbane, Australia.

One source reveals to NewsAU that the stage duet is "a definite possibility," but it "won't be decided until the last minute." It's also said that management team from both Breezy and Riri are eager to establish a professional partnership between the pair outside the U.S.
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First Look at Shia LaBeouf and Tom Hardy in John Hillcoat's 'Lawless'

March 26, 2012 07:14:41 GMT


A first look at Shia LaBeouf and Tom Hardy in John Hillcoat's "Lawless (2012)" has been revealed in a photo that appears in the latest issue of Entertainment Weekly. The scanned version of the image has been shared online, featuring the two actors as two of the three Bondurant brothers in the film.

Portraying Jack, the youngest of the three brothers, LaBeouf is seen looking dapper in a vest and a long-sleeved shirt. Hardy, meanwhile, is featured more like a vulnerable man with his hand holding a cane.
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'True Blood' New Season 5 Teasers: You Can't Escape Your Past

March 26, 2012 07:09:10 GMT


Weeks after the first teaser for "True Blood" season 5 was released, more promo videos for the show's upcoming return hit the web. Still not sharing new scenes, each of the teasers gives a look at Fangtasia's, Bill's house and Sookie's house with excerpts of conversations from past events which were set in the place.

In the last episode of "True Blood" season 4, Alcide opened up about his feelings for Sookie after he dumped Debbie. Later, Tara took a bullet when Debbie wanted to shoot Sookie. The season ender also hinted at the return of Russell Edgington.
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Very Pregnant Jessica Simpson Has Fun Running in the Rain


March 26, 2012 06:55:24 GMT


Not even a downpour can dampen Jessica Simpson's spirit. The pregnant songstress got caught in a torrential rain when she and her fiance, Eric Johnson (II) left the Boneyard Bistro in Los Angeles after a lunch on Sunday, March 25. Despite the unpleasant weather, she was photographed smiling and laughing as she made a dash to her car.

The host of "The Price of Beauty", who is in the last trimester of her pregnancy, obviously was not expecting the bad weather. For the lunch outing, she opted to wear a brightly covered maxi dress complete with flip-flops and sunglasses. Her fiance also sported a pair of flip-flops that he paired with jeans, dark T-shirt, unbuttoned plaid shirt and a cap.
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'Deathly Hallows II' Claims Top Prize at 2012 Empire Awards

March 26, 2012 06:36:37 GMT


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While it failed to score Best Film gong at some awards show, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II" successfully scooped the top prize at the 2012 Jameson Empire Awards. The final installment of the boy wizard film franchise also brought its helmer David Yates to win the Best Director award at the prize-giving show.

Lead actor Daniel Radcliffe was unable to attend the event to receive the Best Film kudo. Though so, he left a video message where he said, "I'd like to thank the Empire readers for voting for us. I've always been quite a harsh judge of the series, but I was over the moon with this final film. I think we went out on a high note."
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Trey Songz's 'Heart Attack' Comes Out in Full


March 26, 2012 06:28:31 GMT


Justin Bieber is not only the only artist who releases a new single on early Monday, March 26. Trey Songz has, on the same day, dropped a fresh music called "Heart Attack" as an official first taste from his upcoming studio album "Chapter 5".

"I never knew love would feel like a heart attack/ it's killing me, swear I never cried so much/ cuz I never knew love would hurt this f**kin' bad," Trey bares his heart out in the Benny Blanco and Rico Love production. "Worst pain that I ever had."
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'Mad Men' 5.03 Preview: Peggy Wants to Be Impressed

March 26, 2012 06:17:20 GMT


After holding an awkward party, Megan is going to have a nice dinner with Don when "Mad Men" returns next week. In a sneak peek to the upcoming episode, the couple is eager to meet someone whom Megan wants to please more than her husband.

Meanwhile, Peggy is given new responsibility, but she insists she's the one who needs to be impressed. In an effort to take Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce upon its current business, Don and Harry indulge a client.
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Artist of the Week: One Direction


March 26, 2012 05:59:12 GMT


One Direction take the United States by storm. The five good-looking boys, who claimed their fame after participating on "The X Factor" season 7, become talk of the town after making a notable mark both on Billboard Hot 100 and Hot 200.

The boyband landed at No. 28 on the U.S. single chart with their single "What Makes You Beautiful". It marked a highest debut for any U.K. act since Jimmy Ray landed at No. 26 and a highest entry by a U.K. group since Spice Girls bowed at No. 11.
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Video: Rob Kardashian Handcuffed for Misunderstood Prank on Photographer

March 26, 2012 05:34:58 GMT


Rob Kardashian finds himself in trouble because of a prank gone wrong. The season 13 runner-up of "Dancing with the Stars" ended up being handcuffed by the police in Miami after a photographer misunderstood his joke as an aggressive action on early Sunday, March 25 morning, TMZ reported.

Before the incident, 25-year-old Rob reportedly hung out with some friends. He then noticed that a paparazzo was taking his pictures from across the street, and decided to start chasing after the man as a joke. The photog, however, freaked out and ran away while screaming for help. In an attempt to calm the man down, Rob followed him to a smoke shop, but police intervened.
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'Once Upon a Time' 1.18 Preview: Why the Evil Queen Despises Snow White

March 26, 2012 04:51:35 GMT


Mary Margaret will stay behind the bars in the next episode of "Once Upon a Time" while Emma continues her exhaustive search for evidence that will prove her innocence. Merciless Regina, however, claims Mary is a liar and a murderer who deserves to serve her time in jail.

In the fairytale land that was and before evil blackened her soul, Regina must choose between marrying for true love but betraying her mother Cora, and betrothing royalty to live a regal but loveless life. Also in the upcoming outing, the event that caused the Evil Queen to loathe a little girl named Snow White is revealed.
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Full Audio Stream: Justin Bieber Raps and Sings in 'Boyfriend'

March 26, 2012 04:35:53 GMT


The wait is over. Justin Bieber's highly-anticipated single "Boyfriend" has come out for his Beliebers' listening pleasure. It opens with him rapping the first verse over some catchy Justin Timberlake-y melodies with "clubby drum" sound before the pre-hook and the chorus are sung.

"If I was your boyfriend, never let you go/ Keep you on my arm girl, you'd never be alone/ I can be a gentleman, anything you want," the Canadian popstar croons. "So give me a chance, 'cause you're all I need girl/ Spend a week with your boy, I'll be calling you my girlfriend."
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Pregnant Uma Thurman Rocks Tiny Bikini During Family Getaway

March 26, 2012 04:24:27 GMT


Uma Thurman is apparently confident in her pregnant body. The Academy Award nominee, who is expecting her third child at the age of 41-year-old, has proudly flaunted her growing baby bump by wearing a tiny two-piece bikini while soaking up the sun with her family in St. Barts, France over the weekend.

Enjoying the sand and surf, the Madeleine Forestier of "Bel Ami" was spotted taking a dip in the ocean. She was also seen joining Maya, her 13-year-old daughter with former husband Ethan Hawke, on the beach. Taking to the sand for some relaxation, she put on a sun hat and a pair of sunglasses as she read a book.
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'Celebrity Apprentice' Recap: Clay Aiken Sings, Brings Fans to Launch Party

March 26, 2012 04:02:50 GMT


Clay Aiken has stepped up for his team in the latest episode of "The Celebrity Apprentice". He was chosen as project manager for Unanimous while the women team, Forte, chose Aubrey O'Day to be their project manager.

Both teams were tasked to throw a launch party for Mocktail, a new brand from Crystal Light. They would be judged on creativity, brand message and party atmosphere. The men team opted for a Beach theme to promote Peach Bellini, while the women team decided to go with "Garden of Eden" theme to promote Pom-tini.
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Jonathan Liebesman Shares Updates on Julius Caesar Movie, Says He'd Like to Have R Rating

March 26, 2012 03:58:22 GMT


Jonathan Liebesman has been sealed to direct several potential big movies post-"Wrath of the Titans". In addition to "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", the 35-year-old filmmaker has "Julius Caesar" movie project for his upcoming directorial stint. Offering several updates on the Caesar film, the South Africa-born director explained that the long-gestating project is still in the works and admitted that he would like it to be an R-rated movie.

Speaking to Collider, Liebesman opened up, "I'm not attached to 'Odysseus' but 'Caesar' I'm doing with Basil [Iwanyk], who produced 'Wrath', and that script is coming along exceptionally." He added, "That is a movie I want to have the right tools, the right actor, the right everything for. So we're writing it now, I'm very excited about that one."
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Miley Cyrus' Sparkler Ruled Out as Engagement Ring

March 26, 2012 03:38:21 GMT


Despite the buzz, Miley Cyrus is not engaged to boyfriend Liam Hemsworth. The former "Hannah Montana" star sent rumor mill into overdrive by wearing a diamond ring when attending Muhammad Ali's "Celebrity Fight Night XIII" event. A source close to her, however, insisted to Us Weekly that it is not an engagement ring.

Cyrus first sparked the engagement rumors after posting a picture of her manicured hand, which rocks the sparkler, on Twitter on Thursday, March 22. Along with the photo, the "Can't Be Tamed" songstress wrote, "I am soooo obsessed with @jennahipp nail foundations! It looks so chic and classic!"
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New Picture of Rihanna From 'Princess of China' Video Shoot

March 26, 2012 03:05:11 GMT


After Rihanna posted her "gangsta goth geisha" pictures from Coldplay's "Princess of China" video shoot, more image from the video set surfaces online. Courtesy of Rihanna Daily, it shows Riri channeling her inner empress.

The "You Da One" singer rocks a long dark hair which is neatly tied at the nape of her neck. Instead of donning a dark ensemble, she opted for a white number and a pair of thick-platform shoes, and finishes off her demure look with dark-colored lipstick and a red-and-blue eye makeup.
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Gallagher Hospitalized Again After Suffering Yet Another Heart Attack

March 26, 2012 02:56:37 GMT


Less than two weeks after he had a heart attack at a Texas bar, stand-up comic Gallagher has suffered yet another attack. The 65-year-old, whose real name is Leo Anthony Gallagher Jr., was rushed back to a hospital in Sedona, Arizona on Sunday, March 25 afternoon following a "fairly mild" attack, his promotional manager Christine Scherrer confirmed.

Scherrer spilled to The Hollywood Reporter that the minor attack may have been caused by complications from Gallagher's March 14 attack. The representative additionally dished that the comedian hadn't been feeling good earlier in the day, but is now awake and resting comfortably with his family by his side.
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New 'Men in Black 3' Set Photo Unveils Rick Baker's Old Schooled Aliens

March 26, 2012 02:46:00 GMT


A new behind-the-scene image from "Men in Black 3" has arrived, presenting a look at various never-before-seen alien creatures that will appear in the upcoming action comedy movie. Making its way out via Stark Industries, the picture shows legendary make-up effect artist Rick Baker posing together with a barrage of his outrageous alien creations.

In addition to the picture, there are photos that give a look at Baker giving a touch-up to Jemaine Clement's villainous Boris as well as designing a fish-headed extraterrestrial being. There is also an image that sees the seven-time Oscar winner giving his magical touch to a Chinese robe-clad alien.
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'The Amazing Race' Recap: Another Fast Forward and a Case of Clueless in Carpet Shop

March 26, 2012 02:44:17 GMT


Another team took the advantage of Fast Forward in the March 25 episode of "The Amazing Race". Rachel and Dave won in the sixth leg of the show's season 20 after racing against Joey and Danny who also opted to do the Fast Forward challenge.

First, the remaining seven teams flew from Munich to Baku, Azerbaijan. Although Art and JJ departed first, all teams tied up as they had to wait until sunrise to enter Temple Ateshgah ("Temple of Fire") where they would get the first clue.
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Haley Reinhart's 'Free' Music Video Hits the Web


March 26, 2012 02:20:07 GMT


Haley Reinhart's music video for her debut single "Free" has hit the web early. The singer, who claimed her fame after participating on "American Idol" season 10, is singing the "empowering break-up song" to a guy she has her eyes on in a diner.

The jazzy tune was showcased on an "Idol" episode, during which Erika Van Pelt was sent home. The bluesy number is confirmed as a lead single from Haley's upcoming first studio album "Listen Up!", which is due in the United States on May 22.
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Video: John Stamos Gets Man-on-Man Kiss at GLAAD Awards for Charity

March 26, 2012 02:16:42 GMT


John Stamos made the 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York extra special on Saturday, March 24 night. The actor known for his portrayal of Uncle Jesse on "Full House" joined hosts Cory Monteith and Naya Rivera on the stage for a "kiss-off" auction during the show, and got himself a man-on-man action.

It all started when Rivera told the audience that she would sell her "sweet lady kisses to the highest bidder" to help raise funds for GLAAD's work. Monteith then followed her lead and offered his kiss. As the auction for Monteith's kiss heated up, Stamos made his bid. When the bidding went higher, Stamos jumped on stage and offered himself up.
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'Hunger Games' Scores Record-Shattering Opening on Box Office

March 26, 2012 01:51:28 GMT


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"The Hunger Games" scores one of the best openings ever on the North American box office as it grosses a staggering $152 million. The astounding result marks the third biggest opening weekend of all time, trailing behind 2011's "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II" with its $169.2 million and 2008's "The Dark Knight" with its $158.4 million.

The movie adaptation of Suzanne Collins' bestselling novel additionally becomes the greatest debut ever for a non-sequel title. It bests former record holder, "Alice in Wonderland", which bagged $116.1 million in 2010. The Gary Ross-directed film also scores the best opening ever for a non-summer movie.
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Video: Madonna Heats Up Ultra Music Festival With 'Girl Gone Wild' Remix

March 26, 2012 01:39:22 GMT


Madonna made a surprise appearance at Ultra Music Festival in Miami, Florida over the weekend. The Queen of Pop appeared on the Main Stage during Avicii's set and helped the DJ debut his remix of her latest single "Girl Gone Wild".

"I've been here [Ultra] in spirit for many years, but it's good to finally be standing on the stage, looking at all you people who have come here from all around the world," she told the crowd. "In my world the words 'music' and 'dance' are not separated."
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'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' Stars React to Camille Grammer's Exit

March 26, 2012 01:39:15 GMT


Adrienne Maloof and Kyle Richards of "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" have responded to Camille Grammer's departure from the reality series. Met at the grand opening of Blizz Frozen Yogurt at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Adrienne said, "It's sad. Together the six of us were a great combo." Kyle echoed her friend's sentiment as saying, "It's going be sad not having her in the show. It's sad."

Camille, who also attended the Saturday, March 24 event, talked a bit about what led to her exit. "I can't say too much at this moment, but we couldn't get it worked out," so she shared. "I love these girls. I really do. I've had so much fun with the franchise, but I guess the producers and I couldn't come to an agreement."
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Kim Kardashian Finds Solace at Church After Flour Bomb Incident


March 26, 2012 01:13:34 GMT


Kim Kardashian has just revealed what keeps her going forward after an eventful week. Having gone through an embarrassing situation following her flour-bomb incident last Thursday, March 22, the estranged wife of Kris Humphries shared to her Twitter followers that she's found solace at church.

On Sunday, March 25, the "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" star wrote on her account, "I would be lost if I didn't go to church to reflect back on my whole week." She followed it up with another tweet that read, "Today's service was awesome! Thank you so much @brad_s_johnson! Extra special! Needed that!"
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Aretha Franklin Announces New Album With Clive Davis


March 25, 2012 17:30:53 GMT


Aretha Franklin celebrated her 70th birthday by announcing that she is working on a new album. Not only that, she revealed that her musical mentor Clive Davis would be on hand to give her album a boost.

"I have re-signed with Clive Davis, so I'm recording with Clive again," said Franklin. The work will kick off as soon as Davis has his birthday next month. She added, "We're going to sit together and decide what it is we're going to record."
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Mo'Nique and Landlords' War Turns Nasty

March 25, 2012 17:15:44 GMT


Things get even uglier for Mo'Nique whose husband Sidney Hicks is embroiled in a war of words with their landlords. The couple was sued by their landlords for owing $370,000 in unpaid rent but they claimed the house was in poor condition that they refused to pay. Hicks and the landlords have been exchanging nasty emails since.

The new court documents filed in the case revealed e-mails sent to Hicks by one of the landlords named Alice. The landlord tried to hurt Hicks by referring to Mo'Nique's canceled show and writing, "We do understand that your business has been greatly affected by the cancellation of your weekly talk show. However we do not want the publicity and heartache/hardship for either of us." Hicks replied, accusing Alice of having "a poor man's mentality ...you talk tough when you are owed but run when you owe".
 
 
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