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June 04, 2012

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Video: Christian Bale Gets Emotional After Watching Heath Ledger in 'Dark Knight'


June 04, 2012 08:51:15 GMT


The screening of "The Dark Knight Rises" latest footage at the 2012 MTV Movie Awards Christian took an unexpectedly emotional turn. Christian Bale, who shared screen with Heath Ledger in 2008's "The Dark Knight", got emotional after watching the late actor as a Joker in the montage.

"Wow, great to remember Heath at that moment. Wonderful to see Heath Ledger there," the Bruce Wayne/Batman depicter said before lowering his head. He presented the sneak peek along with his two co-stars Gary Oldman and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Director Christopher Nolan later joined the three stars on stage.
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'Game of Thrones' Showrunners Renew Deals for Two More Seasons

June 04, 2012 08:34:22 GMT


Having just wrapped up the second chapter, "Game of Thrones" has secured its showrunners for two more seasons. David Benioff and D.B. Weiss have renewed their deals to shepherd the medieval fantasy series until season 4.

Though so, Entertainment Weekly stresses that it does not mean the drama show will automatically get a fourth season pick-up. Back in April, HBO ordered the third season just nine days after premiering the second season.
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Damon Lindelof Explains Why 'Prometheus' Is Not 'Alien' Prequel


June 04, 2012 08:24:14 GMT


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Ridley Scott's "Prometheus" is only days away from being unleashed in the United States. In anticipation of the film's release, screenwriter Damon Lindelof briefly revealed the reason why fans should not expect the much awaited space thriller as a prequel to 1979's "Alien".

Speaking to New York Daily News, the "Lost" co-creator explained why the movie is a standalone despite the fact that it was initially designed as a prequel. "The problem with prequels is that they're inevitable," the writer insisted.
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Drew Barrymore and Will Kopelman Pictured Sharing Loving Kiss After Wedding

June 04, 2012 08:10:54 GMT


Some pictures taken after Drew Barrymore exchanged wedding vows with her fiance Will Kopelman have hit the web. The "Going the Distance" actress was caught on camera passionately kissing her husband on the lips.

The newly weds sat in the backseat of a vintage Mercedes with roses and "Just Married" streamers tied to the back as they drove away. The bride wore a Chanel dress pleated in muslin and organza designed by Karl Lagerfeld, while the groom donned a Tom Ford tuxedo. Will's father Arie Kopelman is a former Chanel CEO.
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New 'True Blood' Season 5 Promo: Counting Down to the Premiere


June 04, 2012 07:39:06 GMT


HBO has just released another promo for "True Blood" season 5. Featuring Carrie Preston (Arlene) who reminds viewers of when the show will return, the short snippet offers glimpses of the upcoming chapter, including the ones that see Jason kneeling in front of a tomb, a hand coming out from the ground, and Sookie who seemingly has an intimate moment with Alcide.

In the fifth season of the HBO hit series, Russell Edgington is released from his cement grave. Dishing on who brought his character back, Denis O'Hare recently said, "It's somebody who nobody knows yet. It's a surprising character. And I think you get a hint in episode two, and then a big hint in episode five."
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Machine Gun Kelly Premieres Dramatic Music Video for 'Invincible'

June 04, 2012 07:23:08 GMT


Machine Gun Kelly has premiered a music video to support his single "Invincible", which features Ester Dean. The clip itself is loaded with a host of dramatic scenes, including those which see a girl dealing with an unplanned pregnancy, a crowd of youngsters getting involved in a neighborhood brawl, and two kids stealing a cop car.

"As my world turns, the heart beats/Not only in my chest, but the heart in the streets," so the Cleveland native raps. Dean, meanwhile, provides a powerful hook as she sings, "I hear voices in the air/I hear it loud and clear/The're telling me to listen/ Nothing can compare/I just want to listen/Telling me/I'm invincible."
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Russell Brand Mocks Justin Bieber, Kim Kardashian and Himself at MTV Movie Awards 2012

June 04, 2012 07:22:13 GMT


Russell Brand drew a steady stream of laughter when delivering his monologue at the 21st Annual MTV Movie Awards at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Los Angeles on June 3. He took a jab at the latest issues in celebrity world including Justin Bieber's altercation with a paparazzo, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's romance, and his own divorce with Katy Perry.

"Tonight is an important ceremony because according to the Mayans, the world will end in December this year," the British funnyman said. "If Earth hurtles into the sun and humanity is destroyed, we will all say as one: 'We had the MTV Movie Awards 2012 and it was worth it!' But let's not worry about the impending doom of our planet now."
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Nicki Minaj Bows Out of Summer Jam After Hot 97 DJ Disses Her Song


June 04, 2012 06:40:27 GMT


Nicki Minaj has scrapped her scheduled performance at Hot 97's Summer Jam 2012. The Harajuku Barbie bowed out of the hip-hop summit at the last minutes after the radio's DJ Peter Rosenberg dissed her song "Starships" at the concert that took place at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey on Sunday, June 3.

The radio personality reportedly told the crowd that Minaj "better not perform that wack a** 'Starships' track," before introducing Oakland rapper Kendrick Lamar on the stage. He was additionally said to have called the "Stupid Hoe" songstress "no longer 'real hip-hop'."
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Jenelle Evans Reconciles With Gary Head, Plans December Wedding

June 04, 2012 06:19:58 GMT


Jenelle Evans and her on-and-off boyfriend Gary Head are back to being an engaged couple, just a few days after having a huge fight. According to an E! News source, the couple didn't really end their engagement despite their war of words on Twitter.

"The engagement is back on. It wasn't ever really off," the source says. "Gary admitted he was wrong and felt really bad for kicking in her door. He went over and fixed it this weekend."
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Latest 'The Dark Knight Rises' Footage Lets Out Tons of New Materials

June 04, 2012 06:16:20 GMT


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The brand new footage from "The Dark Knight Rises" which was unveiled during the 2012 MTV Movie Awards has made its way out onto the web. The clip was jam-packed with tons of new materials, including Catwoman's interview with John Blake, as well as Batman's intense fight with Bane.

The footage itself was presented by Christian Bale, Gary Oldman and Joseph Gordon-Levitt at the annual prize-giving event. Upon introducing the footage, Oldman said, "Mankind needs heroes. And sometimes the legend of a hero is more important than a hero himself."
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Artist of the Week: Tenacious D

June 04, 2012 06:03:26 GMT


Six years after they dropped their second album "The Pick of Destiny", Tenacious D are back with "Rize of the Fenix". The duo comprising of Jack Black and Kyle Gass released the effort in May and bowed at No. 4 on Billboard Hot 200.

A follow-up to 2006's gold sophomore set and 2001's platinum debut album "Tenacious D", the new effort became their highest chart entry. The group peaked at No. 33 with their self-titled album and climbed up to No. 8 with their second CD.
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Olivia Culpo Wins Miss USA 2012 After Answering Question About Transgender


June 04, 2012 05:06:40 GMT


The new Miss USA was crowned during a pageant taking place on Sunday night, June 3 at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. Olivia Culpo, a 20-year-old cellist from Rhode Island, won the title over 51 beautiful women from all over the country.

The competition was divided into three sections; swimsuit, evening gowns and interview question. Marilu Henner, Arsenio Hall, Ali Fedotowsky, Rob Kardashian, Dayana Mendoza, Joe Jonas, Cat Cora, George Kotsiopoulos served as judges.
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MTV to Turn 'Scream' Into a TV Series

June 04, 2012 04:59:04 GMT


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The Ghostface may spread his terror on the small screen. It has been reported that MTV is developing a weekly series based on the "Scream" film franchise, which came from writer Kevin Williamson and director Wes Craven.

According to TVLine, former MTV executives Tony DiSanto and Liz Gateley are on board to serve as executive producers under their DiGa production banner. They are currently looking for a writer to pen the project.
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Video: Johnny Depp Rocks 2012 MTV Movie Awards With The Black Keys

June 04, 2012 04:57:05 GMT


In addition to receiving the Generation Award at the 2012 MTV Movie Awards which was held on Sunday, June 3, Johnny Depp cheered the audience by presenting a rocking musical performance. Strapping on a yellow guitar, the "Pirates of the Caribbean" actor took the stage along with The Black Keys.

Donning a wide-brim cap completed with his trademark cadre of accessories, Depp strummed his guitar as the Dan Auerbach-fronted rock band performed their hit "Gold on the Ceiling". Before delivering the surprise jam, Depp was introduced to the audience by Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry.
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First Look at Tom Felton and Elizabeth Olsen on 'Therese Raquin' Set

June 04, 2012 04:18:16 GMT


Tom Felton and Elizabeth Olsen went old schooled on the set of their upcoming thriller "Therese Raquin". The two were photographed donning all-out period costumes when shooting a scene for the Charlie Stratton-directed movie in Budapest, Hungary on Sunday, June 3.

Ditching his signature blond locks, the Draco Malfoy of the "Harry Potter" film series was snapped sporting darker hair and rocking a long-sleeved shirt that he paired with a black vest and brown trousers. At one point, he was spotted taking some pictures of the location with his phone.
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Video: Fun. Open 2012 MTV Movie Awards With 'We Are Young'

June 04, 2012 04:15:34 GMT


The 21st Annual MTV Movie Awards kicked off with high energy and enthusiasm. Wearing a white suit with a black lapel and bowtie, Fun. opened the show by delivering their hit single "We Are Young" amidst the hand clapping by audience inside the Gibson Amphitheatre.

Nate Ruess and his bandmates were joined by Janelle Monae halfway through the performance. She rocked her signature tux and pompadour. At one point, Kristen Stewart and Emma Watson were caught on camera dancing to the music.
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First Teaser for 'Spartacus' Season 3: Heroes Will Rise


June 04, 2012 04:10:39 GMT


"Spartacus" will not return until January 2013, but Starz has debuted the first teaser for the upcoming third season. Though it does not include any new scenes or plot details, the video does promise that the new chapter will have plenty of bloody action scenes.

At the end of the second season which is called "Spartacus: Vengenace", Liam McIntyre's Spartacus led his army to defeat Glaber. Next, the titular hero will have Marcus Crassus as his biggest enemy, with Simon Merrells being cast in the role.
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Emma Watson Befriends a Nerd in First 'Perks of Being a Wallflower' Trailer

June 04, 2012 03:39:21 GMT


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The first trailer for "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" has finally been premiered at the 2012 MTV Movie Awards. The promo video focuses on the strong friendship between Emma Watson, Logan Lerman and Ezra Miller. Watson and Miller seem to be the only ones who would befriend Lerman, who portrays a nerd who is hard to find a companion on his first day at school.

"Perks of Being a Wallflower" is based on a 1999 novel by Stephen Chbosky, who also directs the movie. The story follows an introverted high school freshman named Charlie who slowly comes out of his shell thanks to his new friends, Sam and Patrick. He is introduced to the awkward times of adolescence, including drug use and sexuality.
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'Family Feud' Host Richard Dawson Lost Battle Against Cancer

June 04, 2012 03:28:19 GMT


Richard Dawson, the original host of famous game show "Family Feud", has passed away at the age of 79. The British-born TV host died on Saturday night, June 2 at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles from complications due to esophageal cancer, said his son Gary Dawson.

"It is with a very heavy heart that I inform you that my father passed away this evening from complications due to esophageal cancer. He was surrounded by his family. He was an amazing talent, a loving husband, a great dad, and a doting grandfather. He will be missed but always remembered," he revealed.
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MTV Movie Awards 2012 Full Winner List: 'Breaking Dawn I' Is Movie of the Year


June 04, 2012 03:22:04 GMT


The full winners of the 2012 Academy Awards have been revealed. Claiming the coveted Movie of the Year gong was "The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn Part I". The popular vampire movie defeated other blockbuster titles such as "The Hunger Games", "Bridesmaids", "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II" and "The Help".

Jodie Foster presented the top prize to Taylor Lautner and Kristen Stewart. Upon receiving the gong, Stewart excitedly gushed, "I've been promoting 'Snow White' and I get a lot of questions saying 'You must be wanting to distance yourself from this.' And I'm like, 'Shut up!' This really means a lot."
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Chris Martin and Rihanna Are Dueling Ninjas in Coldplay's 'Princess of China' Music Video

June 04, 2012 03:22:01 GMT


Coldplay have unleashed a music video for "Princess of China" in full, treating fans with a lot of scenes that include references to Asian culture. Clad in ninja-like costume, the band's vocalist Chris Martin and their collaborator in the song, Rihanna, are seen having an intimate moment as they sing about their lost love while kneeling on a desert, before they face off each other in a sword-wielding duel in the sky.

The clip was filmed in April in Los Angeles with Adria Petty and Alan Bibby co-directing it. Riri previously described her look as "gangsta goth geisha" when sharing some photos from the set of the video shoot.
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MTV Movie Awards 2012: 'Hunger Games' Wins Best Fight, 'Deathly Hallows II' Claims Best Cast

June 04, 2012 02:45:56 GMT


The 2012 MTV Movie Awards has revealed more winners as they show goes on at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City. "The Hunger Games" claims its third Golde Popcorn statuettes by winning the Best Fight award, thanks to the battle scene between Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson against Alexander Ludwig.

"Prometheus" stars Michael Fassbender and Charlize Theron handed the kudo to the three actors. Hutcherson gushed that he "loves stunt work", while Ludwig said, "We were filming till 6 in the morning that night and it was an amazing experience. And thanks to all the artists here right now, you are the reason we keep going. I appreciate it."
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Nicollette Sheridan's Lawyer Insists 'Desperate Housewives' Retrial Is Not Called Off

June 04, 2012 02:31:03 GMT


Nicollette Sheridan is going to move forward with her lawsuit against "Desperate Housewives" producer Touchstone Television despite the latest ruling that bumped the planned September 10 retrial indefinitely. After the California Court of Appeals ruled on Friday, June 1 that the key claim in the case likely should have been resolved in favor of Touchstone, the actress' lawyer is adamant that it doesn't mean the retrial is called off.

"The reference to amendment in the order is designed to ensure that happens and the September 10 trial date remains intact," said Mark Baute, who leads the legal team of the former "Desperate Housewives" star. He claims, "The order reflects the court of appeals' desire to have the September 10 trial focus on the Labor Code Section 6310 claim," before adding, "We will file our briefs and move forward accordingly."
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Shawn Johnson Retires From Competitive Gymnastics Due to Knee Injury

June 04, 2012 02:19:25 GMT


20-year-old gymnast Shawn Johnson announced retirement. The 2009 winner of "Dancing with the Stars", who has three World gold medals and one gold and three silver Olympic medals, was forced to cut her efforts to make her second Olympic team short due to recurring knee problems. She thanked her parents, sponsors and fans for their supports.

"I still have the heart, drive, and desire to compete and help the USA at the London Olympics," she said in a statement. "Unfortunately, it has become obvious that my left knee is not able to sustain the demands of gymnastics any longer. All I can do now is gracefully retire and thank everyone who has believed in me and my journey."
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MTV Movie Awards 2012: Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart Win Best Kiss for Fourth Time


June 04, 2012 02:18:32 GMT


After Wiz Khalifa delivered a musical performance by singing "Work Hard, Play Hard", more Golden Popcorn statuettes were handed to winners at the 2012 MTV Movie Awards. Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson once again claimed the Best Kiss award at the annual prize-giving show.

The "The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn Part I" couple won the award for four consecutive years. Unfortunately, Pattinson was unable to attend the show, leaving Stewart to pick up the gong solo. "Rob's not here guys. I'm not sure what to do. Huntsman? Where's my Huntsman? Chris [Hemsworth]? Charlize [Theron], will you help me out? No, OK. Taylor [Lautner], help an old friend? It's ok, I do pretty well by myself I think," said Stewart upon receiving the prize.
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MTV Movie Awards 2012: Josh Hutcherson and Jennifer Lawrence Are Best Actor and Actress

June 04, 2012 01:52:24 GMT


More winners at the 2012 MTV Moview Awards have been revealed. One of Movie of the Year contenders, "The Hunger Games", has claimed its first Golden Popcorn as Josh Hutcherson won the Best Male Performance award thanks to his role as baker son Peeta Mellark in the Gary Ross-directed movie.

Hutcherson received the award from "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" co-stars Emma Watson, Logan Lerman and Ezra Miller. Beating such actors as Daniel Radcliffe, Ryan Gosling, Channing Tatum and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Hutcherson gushed that he's been wishing to hold a Golden Popcorn since he was 4 years old. He additionally thanked director Ross and his fans during his speech.
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MTV Movie Awards 2012: Jennifer Aniston and Shailene Woodley Are Early Winners


June 04, 2012 01:29:29 GMT


The 2012 MTV Movie Awards has just been kicked off on Sunday evening, June 3 at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City. The first winner at the annual prize-giving event was Jennifer Aniston who won the Best On-Screen Dirt Bag award.

Presenting the kudo for Aniston were "Ted" co-stars Mila Kunis and Mark Wahlberg who told a heckler to "f***-off!" Aniston herself grabbed the prize thanks to her role as a sex-crazed doctor in "Horrible Bosses".
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'Snow White and the Huntsman' Claims Top Spot on Box Office

June 04, 2012 01:22:09 GMT


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"Snow White and the Huntsman" has a victorious debut on North American box office. The modern retelling of the classic fairytale rakes in approximately $56.3 million on its first weekend, winning over "Men in Black 3" which secured the champion title last week.

Earning a better-than-expected domestic gross, the Rupert Sanders-directed movie helps Universal Pictures claim a victory after its last movie "Battleship" stumbled on the chart. "It's a big relief," Nikki Rocco, the president of distribution at the studio, admits.
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MTV Movie Awards 2012: Young and Fresh Emma Watson, Lucy Hale and Kristen Stewart on Red Carpet


June 04, 2012 01:17:07 GMT


The Gibson Amphitheatre in Los Angeles was glittered by many big stars on Sunday night, June 3 for the 21st annual MTV Movie Awards. Young actresses like Emma Watson, Lucy Hale and Kristen Stewart arrived on the red carpet in style by opting for a fresh look with their lovely dresses.

"The Perks of Being a Wallflower" actress showed off her slim figure in a mini grey and blue halter neck from BROOD Fall 2012 collection. Finishing off her look with a pair of strappy Tabitha Simmons shoes, she flashed her best smile to the camera and shared a hug with co-star Ezra Miller.
 
 
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