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May 14, 2012

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New Trailer for 'True Blood' Season 5: Bill Wants to Use Sookie to Lure Russell

May 14, 2012 09:10:41 GMT


Another new trailer from the upcoming "True Blood" season 5 has been released ahead of the show's summer return. Things look not so good for Eric and his vampire pals as he says either Russell or the Authority will have their heads.

In another scene, Bill and Eric are seen talking with Christopher Meloni's Roman, the leader of The Vampire Authority, about their strategy to bring Russell Edgington in. The King of Louisiana even suggests to enlist Sookie to help them, even if she refuses.
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'Survivor: Philippines' Will Bring Back Three Evacuated Players

May 14, 2012 09:08:48 GMT


Jeff Probst has uncovered a big twist on the upcoming season of "Survivor", which will take place in a brand new location in the Philippines. The host of the CBS reality game show opened up to Entertainment Weekly that there will be three returning players as the series returns for its 25th season this fall.

Revealing that "Survivor: Philippines" has recently wrapped filming in the Caramoan Islands, Probst also stated that the new season of the show will bring back some players who were medically evacuated in the previous season. Each returning contestant, he explained, will be on a different tribe. That means the game will reuse a 3-tribe format for the first time since "Survivor: All Stars" in season 8.
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Report: Mena Suvari's Estranged Husband Wants $17K a Month Spousal Support

May 14, 2012 08:49:27 GMT


Mena Suvari's estranged husband is making her pay for the end of their 18 months of marriage. TMZ has just brought out a report that Simone Sestito has recently filed court documents in which he is asking the "American Beauty" actress to pay him $17,151 per month in spousal support and an additional $10k for attorney fees as part of their divorce.

In the papers, Sestito suggested that Suvari makes $750,000 a year, while he has "negative balances" on both of his personal and business accounts. Claiming he got used to eating out "almost everyday at high end restaurants", the concert promoter estimated that his eating out expense could reach to $3,000/month. He also said that he's been using credit cards and loans from his parents to pay bills.
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Paris Hilton to Release New Single in June

May 14, 2012 08:41:15 GMT


Paris Hilton is gearing up to release her brand new single this summer, so it's reported. According to Livepass, the upcoming song titled "After Midnight" comes from production hands of Afrojack and features electropop duo LMFAO.

Rumor has it, the socialite will premiere the single on June 5 during Ryan Seacrest's radio show. She's rumored to perform it at the Pop Musical Festival in Sao Paulo on June 23, and will shoot its music video later in May.
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Chris Hemsworth Lets Out His Inner Bad Guy in New 'Snow White' Clip

May 14, 2012 08:39:32 GMT


Chris Hemsworth gets wild in a new clip for "Snow White and the Huntsman". The Australian actor is involved in a public riot, where he gets punched hard by a group of gangsters while getting heavily drunk. Soon after he lost in the brawl, he is mobbed by some messengers who are sent to recruit him.

Hemsworth stars as the eponymous Huntsman in the fairytale movie. The ill-tempered character was at first hired by Evil Queen Ravenna to track down Snow White. He later changes his mind and decides to stand on the princess' side to fight the beauty-obsessed queen.
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First Footage of NBC's New Shows: 'Chicago Fire', 'New Normal', 'Revolution', and More

May 14, 2012 08:12:41 GMT


On the same day NBC unveiled its 2012-2013 primetime line-up, the first sneak peeks to its new shows made their way out online. Among them is a clip from "Chicago Fire" which follows a team of firefighters as they try to keep their team intact in a room set ablaze by fire.

"The New Normal", a new comedy from "Glee" creator Ryan Murphy, is previewed in a clip which shows a gay couple, played by Andrew Rannells and Justin Bartha, interviewing a woman (Georgia King), who is a potential surrogate.
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Chris Hemsworth Explains Why He and Wife Name Their Daughter India

May 14, 2012 07:58:10 GMT


Chris Hemsworth is embracing his new role as a proud father to a baby girl. The 28-year-old actor, who reprises his role as Thor in "The Avengers", recently welcomed his first daughter with wife Elsa Pataky, and he's more than willing to explain why he and his wife name their child India.

In a phone interview with USA Today, the Aussie actor said, "We love the country and love the name." He offered more when met at "Snow White and the Huntsman" press junket in London. "It was just a name we liked, I always kind of liked Indie or Indiana for a boy and she liked India," he told E! News. "We sorta went, 'Oh well, whether it's a boy or girl that will decide.' It just seemed to fit."
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Matthew McConaughey Offers Updates and Details for 'Lincoln Lawyer 2'

May 14, 2012 07:56:59 GMT


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A sequel to critically-acclaimed thriller "The Lincoln Lawyer" is getting fast tracked. Its lead actor Matthew McConaughey has confirmed that the script for the follow-up movie is currently being finalized. He also revealed that the story will be based on not just one but two famous books by Michael Connelly.

Discussing the sequel with Total magazine, McConaughey said, "Wouldn't you think that the sequel would be getting written right now for me to do the next one? [McConaughey's character, Mickey Haller, appears in four novels]. I'm like, 'Hurry up, everybody!' " He explained, "It is getting written right now but it should be on more of a fast track. Let's get this on, man."
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Video: Bruno Mars Performs 'Runaway Baby' at 2012 Met Gala

May 14, 2012 07:28:00 GMT


Footage from inside 2012 MET Gala hit the web a week after the biggest night of the year in fashion was celebrated. Courtesy of Vogue, it features Bruno Mars catering the star-studded crowd gathering inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City with a live performance.

Mars got the crowd into the groove with his song "Runaway Baby" from his critically-acclaimed debut album "Doo - Wops & Hooligans". Looking sleek in a Prada suit, the Grammy-winning singer was accompanied by a live band and grabbed a megaphone at one point during the set.
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Pics: Katherine Heigl and Josh Kelley Take Second Daughter Out on Mother's Day

May 14, 2012 07:24:33 GMT


Katherine Heigl and Josh Kelley have finally been spotted out with their second adopted daughter. On Sunday, May 13 afternoon, the "New Year's Eve" actress and her singer husband stepped out in Los Angeles with their new baby and their three-year-old daughter, Naleigh, to celebrate Mother's Day.

Photos taken during the occasion display 32-year-old Kelley carrying the bundle of joy in a car seat that is covered with a blanket. 33-year-old Heigl, in the meantime, was seen walking behind her husband with two bags in her hands. One of the bags is a white handbag complete with bow detail, while the other one is a tan carrier.
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Kristen Stewart Admits Her Dream Movie Roles Are to Play Suicidal Girl and Evil C**t

May 14, 2012 07:03:54 GMT


Kristen Stewart seemingly wants to get rid of her Bella Swan persona from the "Twilight Saga" film series. After portraying a warrioress in "Snow White and the Huntsman" and playing a seductress in "On the Road", the 22-year-old actress admitted that she wants to tackle an even darker role by starring as suicidal girl Peyton Loftis in her upcoming movie.

Discussing her dream movie role in the June issue of ELLE magazine, Stewart opened up that she's dying to play Loftis in a big screen adaptation of the novel "Lie Down in Darkness". The actress stated, "I want to play Peyton more than anything I can possibly taste or touch in my life. I want to play her so bad."
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Artist of the Week: Don Omar

May 14, 2012 06:53:29 GMT


Don Omar is releasing a new studio album "Mto 2 (New Generation)". A follow-up to his 2010 CD "Meet the Orphans", the effort is filled with good music and is expected to make a notable entry on Billboard Hot 200 in its opening week.

Omar is one of the few reggaeton artists who managed to break top 10 on Hot 200, joining the likes of Daddy Yankee and Wisin & Yandel. Six years ago, he climbed up to No. 6 with his album "King of Kings", marking the highest rank in reggaeton history.
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Report: Demi Lovato Locked for 'X Factor' as Fourth Judge

May 14, 2012 05:05:36 GMT


"The X Factor (US)" has reportedly completed the judge line-up for its second season. After Britney Spears was reported to have signed up for the show, Demi Lovato is now rumored to have sealed her deal to join the singing competition as well.

According to TMZ which first reported the news, the former "Sonny with a Chance" actress will appear at FOX's upfront presentation in New York City where Spears is also reportedly bound to show up. The network is expected to make the formal announcement about Lovato and Spears' involvement at the event.
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Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel Have Full-Blown Makeout Session for Kiss Cam

May 14, 2012 04:45:09 GMT


Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel are one of Hollywood's intensely private couples, but they didn't hold back on their public display of affection over the weekend. In fact, the engaged couple treated those who attended the Los Angeles Lakers/Denver Nuggets game on Saturday, May 12, with a full makeout session.

Sitting front row at Game 7 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs, the "In Time" actor and the former "7th Heaven" actress were spotted cuddling up and showering each other with affection. But, it wasn't until the "Kiss Cam" at Los Angeles' Staples Center turned on them that they shared one passionate smooch to the delight of the crowd.
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Jessica Sanchez and Her Father Share Stage at 'American Idol' Homecoming Gig


May 14, 2012 04:35:33 GMT


Jessica Sanchez serenaded her father, who's a member of the U.S. Navy, when coming back home to Chula Vista, Calif. over the weekend. She invited him to join her on stage when she covered Luther Vandross' classic "Dance with My Father" at the USS Midway Museum.

Earlier in the day, Jessica greeted thousands of fans when riding through the town in a car with her two little brothers. The finalist of "American Idol" season 11 made a stop at Eastlake High School's stadium, and sang four songs including Whitney Houston's "I Will Always Love You".
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'Game of Thrones' 2.08 Preview: Arya Wants Another Death, Tyrion Threatens Cersei


May 14, 2012 04:35:02 GMT


In next week's "Game of Thrones", Arya calls in her final debt with Jaqen in a way that displeases him, asking him to kill a man right at the moment. Also at Harrenhal, Tywin gets ready to ride at night fall.

In King's Landing, Tyrion tells his whore lover to be careful because there are people who want him dead. Not yet ceasing his hatred to Cersei, the Imp threatens to hurt his own sister for something she does to him. On the other hand, Tyrion and Lord Varys find common ground.
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On-Set Photo: Mila Kunis Gets Engaged to Clive Owen for 'Blood Ties'

May 14, 2012 04:19:47 GMT


Mila Kunis gets engaged to Clive Owen for their upcoming thriller movie "Blood Ties". The Ukrainian-born actress was photographed filming a proposal scene with the British actor on the New York set of the film on Friday, May 11.

Donning a black leather jacket, Owen was snapped popping the question to Kunis and presenting her with a diamond ring. Kunis, who rocked a plaid coat and a black wool cap, was seen giggling upon getting the proposal. She then ended up locking lips with her male co-star.
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Clay Aiken: 20 Years From Now, We'll Be Ashamed That We Opposed Gay Marriage

May 14, 2012 03:54:34 GMT


Clay Aiken believes that people will be left embarrassed by their current opposition to same-sex marriage in the future. The former "American Idol" runner-up voiced his opinion on the controversial subject when appearing alongside Tony Perkins, the president of anti-gay marriage Family Research Council, on CBS' "Face the Nation" Sunday, May 13.

Speaking out against Perkins' statement that same-sex marriage forces churches "to accept relationships that run counter to their religious tradition," the 33-year-old singer said, "When my mother married my stepfather, she went to a church, a Baptist church, and since she had been divorced they wouldn't let her get married there." He added, "So churches don't - are able to decide who gets married at a church and regardless."
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Will Smith Compares Chemistry With Tommy Lee Jones and Josh Brolin in 'Men in Black 3'

May 14, 2012 03:53:07 GMT


Will Smith recently compared his on-screen chemistry with long-time collaborator Tommy Lee Jones and franchise newcomer Josh Brolin in "Men in Black 3". While admitting that his partnership with Jones is "so distinct", Smith opened up that working with Brolin was "fantastic."

"The chemistry between Tommy Lee Jones and I, it's so distinct, and it is what the series has been based on. So what was scary about going into 'Men in Black 3' was half of the film is with Josh Brolin," the rapper-turned-actor told Flicks and Bits. "But as a testament to Josh, I never felt any difference between the scenes between Tommy Lee Jones and myself, or Josh Brolin and myself."
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'Celebrity Apprentice': Aubrey O'Day Gives 'F**k You' Remark After Being Eliminated


May 14, 2012 03:34:49 GMT


The last eliminated star of "The Celebrity Apprentice" season 5 was announced early in the penultimate episode. Aubrey O'Day was fired by Donald Trump after the businessman got some feedbacks from last season's final two, John Rich and Marlee Matlin.

"You are transparent, but I just think you're going to have a fantastic career," so Mr. Trump said before firing Aubrey. Apparently not taking the verdict well, the former Danity Kane star told the camera, "Transparent isn't the word. There's nothing see-through about me... Anyone that calls me transparent, then f**ck them."
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Pics: Justin Bieber and Nicki Minaj Spending Mother's Day Weekend at Wango Tango


May 14, 2012 03:14:46 GMT


Justin Bieber and Nicki Minaj celebrated Mother's Day at the Home Depot Center in California for a star-studded Wango Tango concert over the weekend. They were joined by Maroon 5, Pitbull, LMFAO, Gym Class Heroes, The Wanted, Carly Rae Jepsen and many others.

Bieber came to the KIIS FM summer gig to introduce fellow Canadian singer Jepsen, who was signed to his manager Scooter Braun's label Schoolboy Records. Although he didn't make a live performance, the "Boyfriend" hitmaker took time do an interview and talk about his upcoming studio album "Believe".
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Rosie Pope of 'Pregnant in Heels' Delivers Healthy Baby Girl on Mother's Day


May 14, 2012 02:58:40 GMT


Congratulations are in order for Rosie Pope. The "Pregnant in Heels" star has got the ultimate Mother's Day gift as she gave birth to a baby girl, her first daughter and third child with husband Daron, on Sunday, May 13 afternoon.

"On this very special Mother's Day, we welcomed our first daughter into the world at 12:40 P.M. ET in New York City," she and her husband said in a statement to Us Weekly. "Our healthy and beautiful baby girl weighs 7lbs 9 oz. We are all doing well and so in love with her, as are her older brothers and our extended family."
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'Survivor: One World' Winner Is Kim Spradlin


May 14, 2012 02:46:06 GMT


Kim Spradlin has been declared the Sole Survivor of "Survivor: One World" in the all-women finale. Being deemed a frontrunner, she beat out Sabrina Thompson and Chelsea Meissner after Alicia Rosa and Christina Cha were voted out earlier in the May 13 episode.

First, the five women were battling it out for an immunity in a challenge that included a race on a balance beam maze, a cargo net with puzzle pieces, and a puzzle that gave them numbers to a combination lock they had to open. Kim was the first one to complete it and secured her place in the final four. Alicia, meanwhile, was voted out 3-2 in the first Tribal Council.
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First Look: Ashton Kutcher Gets Steve Jobs Makeover for Upcoming Biopic

May 14, 2012 02:16:29 GMT


How Ashton Kutcher will look like as Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in upcoming biopic "Jobs" has been uncovered in several on-set photos obtained by TMZ. The "Two and a Half Men" star was caught on camera getting a full Jobs makeover while working on the Los Angeles set of the film on Friday, May 11.

Donning a black turtle neck shirt paired with denims and New Balance sneakers, the 34-year-old actor was snapped holding a large-size drink while making his way to the set. He also sported facial hair that resembled the look of young Jobs.
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Kim Kardashian Takes a Shot at Tanning Mom in Twitter Photo


May 14, 2012 02:07:12 GMT


Kim Kardashian is giving Patricia "Tanning Mom" Krentcil a run for her money. Showing off her sense of humor, the estranged wife of Kris Humphries posted on Twitter a photo of herself sporting extremely deep copper brown skin. She wrote in its caption, "The tannerexic mom has some serious competition!!! LOL."

When some fans voiced their concern, the 31-year-old reality star clarified, "Relax that's just a spray tan!!! It washed off & I'm back to my normal tan self! But how crazy does it look after being on for 8 hours!" She followed it up with another tweet that read, "How do you spell tanorexic anyway? Tannerexic? Tannorexic? Is this even a real word?"
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Chris Brown Added as 2012 Billboard Music Awards Performer

May 14, 2012 02:07:12 GMT


The lineup of 2012 Billboard Music Awards gets longer with the addition of Chris Brown as a new musical guest. He joins Usher, Kelly Clarkson, Linkin Park, Nelly Furtado, Justin Bieber, Carrie Underwood, The Wanted and LMFAO.

Breezy currently works on his next studio installment "Fortune", and has been feeding his fans with lots of fresh music. A new pop single called "Don't Wake Me Up" recently hit the web, featuring David Guetta. He is expected to perform one of the new songs when coming to the upcoming show.
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NBC's 2012-2013 Fall Schedule: 'The Voice' Returns Early, 'Smash' Is Delayed


May 14, 2012 01:50:40 GMT


NBC has become the first network to unveil its primetime line-up for 2012-2013 TV season. As it was long rumored, the Peacock will bring back "The Voice" for its third season in the fall on the same slots, 8 P.M.-10 P.M. on Monday and 8 P.M.-9 P.M. on Tuesday. Additionally, the singing competition will have a spring cycle.

Speaking to reporters during a conference call on Sunday, May 13, NBC's entertainment chairman Robert Greenblatt revealed his plans to add the spinning chairs from the audition phase into the battle rounds. He, however, didn't share further details on the change.
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'Dark Shadows' Has Soft Opening as 'Avengers' Continues to Dominate Box Office

May 14, 2012 01:37:24 GMT


Securing the champion title on North American box office for the second consecutive weekend, "The Avengers" eclipses Tim Burton's latest creation "Dark Shadows". Grossing $103 million this week, the Marvel supehero ensemble movie becomes the first film to take in $100 million in its sophomore outing although dropping a slight 50% from the previous weekend.

Domestically, the Joss Whedon-directed pic collects a massive total cume of $373.2 million, making it the fastest movie to reach the $300 million mark. Worldwide, the movie has already reached its $1 billion mark on Sunday, March 15, placing at the 11th spot on the list of top grossing title of all time.
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Donald 'Duck' Dunn Passed Away in His Sleep in Tokyo, Music World in Mourning

May 14, 2012 01:28:27 GMT


The music world is mourning the death of another one of its legends. Donald "Duck" Dunn, the bass player known for his work with the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame band Booker T. and the MGs, has passed away at the age of 70 on Sunday, May 13 morning. He was, at the time, in Tokyo, Japan for a series of shows.

Dunn's friend and guitarist collaborator Steve Cropper, who was on the same tour, said that the musician died in his sleep. "Today I lost my best friend, the World has lost the best guy and bass player to ever live," so he wrote on Facebook. "Duck Dunn died in his sleep Sunday morning May 13 in Tokyo Japan after finishing 2 shows at the Blue Note Night Club."
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Video: Usher Rocks 'Saturday Night Live' With 'Scream' and 'Climax'

May 14, 2012 01:24:01 GMT


Usher was one of the stars who made merry "Saturday Night Live" over the Mother's Day weekend. The R&B singer performed two new songs, dance track "Scream" and sexy ballad "Climax", from his next studio installment "Looking 4 Myself" which is due in the U.S. on June 12.

This marked the third time Usher sang on "SNL". He said to the crowd, "We at it again, 'SNL,' and this time we going to make you scream." He pumped up the crowd with his uplifting beat and sleek moves in the first set before returning for a seductive performance of his slow jam.
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Model Tyson Beckford's Sex Tape Shopped Around

May 13, 2012 20:22:40 GMT


Ralph Lauren model Tyson Beckford is caught in a leaked sex tape scandal. A video capturing the 41-year-old model pleasing himself is reportedly being shopped around the adult entertainment community.

According to TMZ, Beckford made the tape on a recent chat with a female model. During the whole 45 minutes Beckford pleasured himself while talking about the movies he has appeared in, some of his co-stars and being mistaken for fellow actor Tyrese Gibson.
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'SNL' 100th Digital Short Features Justin Bieber, Natalie Portman, Justin Timberlake

May 13, 2012 20:01:44 GMT


Will Ferrell's return as the host of "Saturday Night Live" was highly-praised but the star of the night was the star-studded 100th digital short. Andy Samberg and his The Lonely Island bandmate Jorma Taccone were joined by Justin Bieber instead of Akiva Schaffer in a video of musical meets rap meets pop meets R&B.

The all-star video was made to commemorate the 100th edition of the mini video music series. Thus, there were memorable performers such as Samberg's Shy Ronnie, Justin Timberlake, Kenan Thompson's Reba McEntire and Fred Armisen's Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Timberlake, who famously sang "Dick in a Box" with Samberg, said that they are ready to take 'them' out of the boxes this time.
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Report: Jessica Simpson Sells Baby's First Photos for $800,000

May 13, 2012 19:26:35 GMT


Jessica Simpson is set to make $800,000 when first photos of her baby girl hits the newsstands. The singer/actress reportedly has struck a deal with People magazine to publish the exclusive pictures of Maxwell Drew Johnson, Simpson's first child with fiance Eric Johnson (II), who was born on May 1.

If the report about the money offered to Simpson for the photos were true, then it's only a small amount compared to what the magazine usually pay other celebrities. When Jennifer Lopez had her twins with Marc Anthony, they reportedly made $6 million. Meanwhile, Matthew McConaughey and Camilla Alves' son scored $3 million.
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'The Avengers' Hits $1 Billion Mark Worldwide

May 13, 2012 18:51:06 GMT


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"The Avengers" continues its Box Office domination in its second weekend, reaching the billion-dollar mark at the worldwide market. The superhero blockbuster took in $103.2 million in the U.S. and $95 million overseas from Friday to Sunday.

The domestic and international total are $373.2 million and $628.9 million respectively. "The Avengers" is now 11th Hollywood's all-time worldwide blockbuster behind such movies as "The Dark Knight" and "Toy Story 3". Stateside, "Avengers" is on its way to surpass "The Hunger Games" to become this year's No. 1-grossing film.
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CBS Cancels 'CSI: Miami' to Save 'CSI: NY'


May 13, 2012 18:06:46 GMT


Although long-running and part of a huge TV franchise, "CSI: Miami" does not survive another season. CBS has pulled the plug on the "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" spin-off to accommodate other shows including its younger sister, "CSI: NY".

" 'CSI: Miami' leaves an amazing television legacy - a signature look and style, global popularity and as a key player in CBS's rise to the top over the past decade," the network said. "We thank all the producers - led by Jerry Bruckheimer, Jonathan Littman and Ann Donahue - and its talented cast, led by David Caruso, for 10 outstanding seasons. Viewers around the world will continue to enjoy rebroadcasts of 'CSI: Miami' in syndication and on key digital platforms for many years to come."
 
 
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