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June 25, 2012

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Jenna Jameson Officially Charged With DUI After Drunken Car Accident

June 25, 2012 09:05:00 GMT


Jenna Jameson has been charged with two counts of DUI, one month after crashing her Range Rover into a light pole in Westminster, California. She blew a .13 and had two prescription drugs in her system at the time of her arrest. They were zolpidem (Ambien) and buprenorphine (Suboxone).

TMZ reported that the 38-year-old former porn star was also cited for driving without a valid license. If convicted on all counts, she could face up to a year in jail.
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Channing Tatum Insists He Never Steals Former Fellow Strippers' Life Story for 'Magic Mike'


June 25, 2012 09:04:59 GMT


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Channing Tatum has defended himself over the accusation that he stole his former fellow strippers' life story for "Magic Mike". When attending a press junket for the film on Saturday, June 23, Tatum claimed that the complaint was baseless.

"Those guys have been trying to make money off of me since I got into this business," Tatum said of his former co-workers. The "Dear John" thesp went on insisting that the characters in "Magic Mike" are not based on real people.
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Cee-Lo Green Concerns Animal Activists With Plans to Bring Cockatoo on 'The Voice'


June 25, 2012 09:04:26 GMT


Cee-Lo Green is taking the heat over his plans to replace the pet cat he took to "The Voice" with a Moluccan cockatoo. Animal rights organization Born Free has expressed its concern, explaining that the species is not only endangered, but is also believed to develop self-mutilation when kept as a pet.

"Moluccan cockatoos are beautiful, intelligent animals but they are very challenging to care for especially in the long term, and are prone to considerable welfare problems," Monica Engrebretson, a representative for the organization, told TMZ. "Many Moluccan cockatoos develop self-destructive behavior including feather plucking and self mutilation not known to occur in the wild."
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Mark Wahlberg: Working With Foul-Mouthed Doll in 'Ted' Is Easier Than With Real Actors

June 25, 2012 08:39:04 GMT


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Mark Wahlberg is happy to have a foul-mouthed Teddy bear as his co-star in "Ted". The "Contraband" actor, who must act opposite the animated doll in the film, says that his inanimate co-star is much easier to work with than real actors.

"It's easier than working with another actor," the 41-year-old thesp tells New York Daily News. "Actors are a pain in the a**. With a Teddy bear, there are no ego problems and you only need one take."
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Katie Holmes and Suri Enjoy Sunny Day After 'Brave' Movie Night

June 25, 2012 08:26:38 GMT


Katie Holmes and her adorable daughter Suri were seen out and about in New York City, one day after watching "Brave" together. The mother-daughter duo rocked matching outfits with Katie wearing a checked shirt, a white skirt and a pair of tan boots and her 6-year-old kid choosing a striped vest top with white skirt and a pair of silver ballet flats.

For their late-night movie trip over the weekend, the "Jack and Jill" actress donned a simple button-down with its sleeves rolled up to her elbows, a pair of black shorts and wedges. Suri, meanwhile, wore a white dress and clutched a heavy load of dolls and blanket. Dad Tom Cruise was absent from the two outings since he's still busy filming his new movie "Oblivion".
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Studio Version of Lady GaGa's 'Glitter and Grease' Leaks

June 25, 2012 08:14:07 GMT


The studio of version of Lady GaGa's "Glitter & Grease" has made its way out on the web for listening pleasure. The song was performed by the singer during her Monster Ball tour back in 2010, but was never included in any of her albums.

Written by GaGa and her onetime boyfriend/ex-producer Rob Fusari, the jam was reportedly inspired by her former on/off boyfriend Luc Carl. The lyrics indicate that the guy loves his car more than his girlfriend.
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Rick Ross Premieres 'So Sophisticated' Music Video Feat. Meek Mill

June 25, 2012 08:00:18 GMT


Rick Ross has just dropped a music video in support of his new song "So Sophisticated", which features Meek Mill. The clip shows the Maybach Music Group boss eating some steaks with his pals and some beautiful girls at one point, as well as rapping among some meat hooks at another.

Directed by Dre Films, the dark-toned clip also features Rozay getting shirtless and posing beside some flashy cars along with Meek Mills. "To get a verse from me, you gotta be initiated/To get a purse from me, she gotta be sophisticated," so the Florida rhymer raps on the verse.
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Channing Tatum Recalls His Real-Life Stripping Nightmares

June 25, 2012 06:45:19 GMT


Hyping up the upcoming release of his stripper movie "Magic Mike", one of its hunks Channing Tatum shared his experiences from the old days when he's still working as an erotic dancer. Talking to Access Hollywood, he recalled two set-ups that left him mortified.

One was when he's asked to take the stage in a clown outfit. "True story - not making it up," the husband of Jenna Dewan said at "Magic Mike" press junket in Los Angeles on Saturday, June 23. "It was the worst idea that I had heard - and I had heard some bad ideas and seen some bad skits!"
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Rachel May Get Makeover in 'Glee' Season 4

June 25, 2012 06:45:06 GMT


Before "Glee" holds its panel at the San Diego Comic-Con, the stars have shared a few tidbits from the upcoming fourth season. In a new interview with TV Guide, Lea Michele revealed that her character may get a makeover from Sarah Jessica Parker's character.

"Lea's a hot girl, [but] Rachel could lose the baby-doll dresses," Chris Colfer chimed in on the potential plotline. The Kurt depicter himself will share a lot of scenes with Parker as his character "will find himself in an establishment where Sarah Jessica Parker is his manager of sorts, but not in a performance sense."
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'A Good Day to Die Hard' Set Videos Feature Bruce Willis Soaked in Blood

June 25, 2012 06:27:44 GMT


Several on-set videos of "A Good Day to Die Hard" have been shared online. Taken during the filming of the actioner in Budapest, the footage reveals a look at some action scenes on the streets of the capital of Hungary which was transformed into Moscow.

In one clip, lead actor Bruce Willis and his co-star Jai Courtney are featured sporting bloody facial makeups while filming in the middle of a large explosion scene. There are other videos that see the filming of a chasing scene on a narrow street, and an explosion scene in the middle of the street.
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'The Newsroom' 1.02 Preview: Guests Bail Out on 'News Night' Appearance


June 25, 2012 05:58:43 GMT


There's an emergency situation in "The Newsroom" when its second episode airs Sunday, July 1 at 10 P.M. ET on HBO. The "News Night" team's effort to relaunch the program with a new format is in threat of being ruined when people from the government's office bail out of their scheduled appearance.

As Will and Mackenzie can't agree over who should fill a segment, the news anchor loses his patient and shows his anger in front of camera. Asserting control over the new incarnation of "News Night", Mackenzie enlists a beautiful and brainy on-air economist, Sloan Sabbith, to do a nightly segment.
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Artist of the Week: Big K.R.I.T.


June 25, 2012 05:50:24 GMT


Big K.R.I.T. successfully broke into top 5 on Billboard Hot 200 at first try. The Def Jam rapper bowed at the fifth spot with his major-label debut album "Live from the Underground". The cover art of the album, which boasts an image of a car crashing the ground, fits his accomplishment.

"It's a representation of how I feel about underground vs mainstream music," so he explained. "This illustrates how I've crash landed into the mainstream to bring the sounds from the underground back 2 the forefront. I want to thank everyone for all their support of my journey so far."
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Video Premiere: David Archuleta's 'I'll Never Go'


June 25, 2012 04:46:21 GMT


David Archuleta releases a music video in support of his latest offering "I'll Never Go". The song is taken from his fourth studio album "Forevermore", a collection of all original Filipino classic love songs.

The CD has been in stores since spring. "I wouldn't say that I sound better than the original singers because the singers here are so amazing. But I would hope that I could pay tribute to them with this album," Archuleta once said.
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Channing Tatum and Matthew McConaughey Take Wives to 'Magic Mike' LAFF Premiere

June 25, 2012 04:45:38 GMT


"Magic Mike" has finally been premiered during the closing night of the 2012 Los Angeles Film Festival. Taking place at the Regal Cinemas L.A. Live on Sunday night, June 24, the special screening event was supported by the film's famous hunky actors, including Channing Tatum and Matthew McConaughey who brought along their wives.

Tatum looked sleek in a gray suit that he paired with a matching checkered shirt. He arrived together with his dancer wife Jenna Dewan, who showed off her legs in a tight sequined dress that she paired with sandal heels. She finished off her glamorous look by arranging her long brown hair into a tidy ponytail.
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'Falling Skies' 2.04 Preview: New Discovery and Family Reunion

June 25, 2012 04:32:45 GMT


When "Falling Skies" returns with a new episode next week, the 2nd Massachusetts will welcome new arrivals. It all begins with what seems to be a disaster as Ben and Hal go on patrol and help a boy, only to have their bikes stolen.

The subsequent search for the bikes leads to a major discovery when they meet another group of survivors. Weaver finds one of his family members among the group and reconnects with her, while the spark between Tom and Anne grows stronger.
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'All Is Well' Claims Top Prize at Los Angeles Film Festival 2012

June 25, 2012 03:48:48 GMT


The 2012 Los Angeles Film Festival has revealed its full winner list. Claiming the top prize of Best Narrative Feature is "All Is Well", a Portuguese film about two sisters who seek a better life in Lisbon after escaping from the Angolan civil war.

Meanwhile, the winner of Best Documentary Feature is "Drought", which is an Everardo Gonzalez-directed film about an endangered cattle ranchers in Northeast Mexico. "All Is Well" and "Drought" are entitled to take home a $15,000 prize each from the festival.
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Kim Kardashian Denies Her Relationship With Kanye West Is Publicity Stunt

June 25, 2012 03:46:43 GMT


Kim Kardashian insists her romance with Kanye West is genuine, despite reports that it's orchestrated to boost her career. "It's your heart you're playing with. I couldn't sacrifice my heart for a publicity stunt," she says in a second interview on "Oprah's Next Chapter" that aired Sunday, June 24.

Saying that their love blossoms from a friendship that has lasted for "six or seven years," the 31-year-old reality TV star tells Oprah Winfrey how the platonic relationship turns into a romantic one. "I think we've always had an attraction to each other," she gushes. "One day it just happened. It took me by surprise."
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Videos: Rihanna, Jay-Z and More Throw Spectacular Performances at Hackney Weekend

June 25, 2012 03:13:54 GMT


Rihanna has closed BBC Radio 1's Hackney Weekend festival with an extravagant performance. On a stage which design was inspired by ancient Egypt, the Bajan songstress cheered the concertgoers with her energetic performance, spectacular firework shows, and a special appearance from none other than her former mentor, Jay-Z.

Donning a black leather jacket and sexy hotpants that she paired with round-framed sunglasses, Riri delivered such songs as "Only Girl (In the World)", "Disturbia", "S&M", "What's My Name?" and "Rude Boy" among others. Jay-Z, meanwhile, joined her on stage for "Run This Town", "Talk That Talk" and "Umbrella". Riri wrapped up her set with her hit single "We Found Love".
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'Firefly' May Hit Comic-Con for Its 10th Anniversary

June 25, 2012 03:12:55 GMT


The 2012 San Diego Comic-Con could stage a "Firefly" reunion, more than five years after the cast attended a panel for a movie adaptation of the show, "Serenity". Words on the street are, the short-lived Space Western show will head to the convention in celebration of its 10th anniversary.

After the San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog broke the news, the speculation grew stronger as Tim Minear hinted at the possible "Firefly" panel via his Facebook. According to BuddyTV, the co-executive producer replied "Dunno yet. There is a ten year Firefly thing and I might if only for that. All depends!" in question about whether or not he would come to Comic-Con.
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Katy Perry Needs to Heal Her Heart Before Getting Back to Work Again

June 25, 2012 02:50:54 GMT


Katy Perry is still struggling to cope with her divorce from Russell Brand. The West Coast singer plans to take an extended hiatus by the end of July, just in time for the promotion of her movie "Katy Perry: Part of Me" to finish. "I need to let my heart heal," so she reasons as quoted by the Daily Mirror.

Although the divorce left her heartbroken, Katy is not afraid of falling in love again and doesn't regret her marriage with the British funnyman. "Actually it's really a lesson learned and it's super valuable, I could not buy this lesson," she says in an interview with Mario Lopez. "And I apply it to my life, I learn and a lot of the time, I get really good material for my songs."
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'True Blood' 5.04 Preview: The End May Come Soon

June 25, 2012 02:26:13 GMT


After dodging the true death, Eric and Bill begin their search for Russell in the next episode of "True Blood", but they have doubts they will survive this mission. As they try to find out who released Russell from the cement grave, Bill comes up with an idea to enlist Sookie's help, while Eric, who trusts no one, interrogates his loyal assistant Pam.

At the Vampire Authority headquarters, Roman and Salome continue interrogating Nora about the Sanguinistas and a possible traitor within the Council. Elsewhere, sick of the lies she made, Sookie opens up to Alcide and drowns in her sorrows, but an irate Lafayette unwittingly puts her life in danger.
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Reese Witherspoon Confirms Pregnancy, Plans Hiatus After 'Devil's Knot'

June 25, 2012 01:55:41 GMT


Reese Witherspoon has been rumored to be expecting her third child for quite sometime, but the 36-year-old actress hasn't confirmed it until recently. On the same occasion, she also revealed her plan to take time off after finishing her new movie "Devil's Knot" with Colin Firth.

"Frankly, I'm feeling very round tonight," the wife of Hollywood talent agent Jim Toth said during an event hosted by the Gene Siskel Film Centre of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago on Saturday, June 23. "I'm always feeling like I'd like to eat everything in sight!"
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'Brave' Opens as New Box Office Champion

June 25, 2012 01:48:12 GMT


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Pixar's female-centric animated pic "Brave" successfully opens as the new North American box office champion. Grossing $66.3 million, the film about courageous Scottish princess Merida marks the fifth best box office debut for a Pixar movie. It also becomes the third film with female lead character that has a strong opening in 2012 since "The Hunger Games" and "Snow White and the Huntsman".

"Brave" additionally scores the second highest grossing opening for a June-released animated movie since "Toy Story 3" opened at $110.3 million in 2010. Receiving an "A" CinemaScore, the film appeals to many male moviegoers. "You have to draw men and boys as well to see this number. The themes in the movie - bravery, fighting for your fate - transcend gender," Dave Hollis, Walt Disney Pictures president of worldwide distribution says.
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Chris Brown Debuts Snippets of 'Fortune' Tracks

June 25, 2012 01:36:33 GMT


Hyping up the release of his upcoming fifth album "Fortune", Chris Brown has unveiled the tracklist and snippet of the set. The upcoming studio installment consists of 14 tracks, boasting the previously released single "Till I Die" which features Big Sean and Wiz Khalifa, Nas-assisted "Mirage" and "Don't Judge Me" among others.

Breezy enlists Sevyn in two songs, "Party Hard/Cadillac (Interlude)" and "Remember My Name", the latest of which is included in the deluxe edition of the album. He additionally features Kevin McCall in "Strip" and Sabrina Antoinette in "Trumpet Lights".
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'Jeopardy!' Host Alex Trebek in 'Good Spirits' After Suffering Heart Attack

June 25, 2012 01:09:28 GMT


Alex Trebek is recuperating from a "mild heart attack" after admitted to Los Angeles' Cedars-Sinai Medical Center on Saturday, June 23. The "Jeopardy!" host is expected to fully recover and resume production of the game show in July for its upcoming new season.

"Trebek is in good spirits and is currently under observation and undergoing further testing," Sony Pictures Television issued a statement. "He is expected to fully recover and be back at 'Jeopardy!' when production begins taping in July for the new season, the show's 29th."
 
 
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