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June 26, 2012

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Report: India Wadsworth Plays Talia Al Ghul's Mother in 'The Dark Knight Rises'


June 26, 2012 08:51:13 GMT


While the mystery behind who's going to star as Talia Al Ghul in "The Dark Knight Rises" hasn't been unveiled, a new rumor about who's going to play Talia's mother has run rampant. The rumor started after IGN broke the news that India Wadsworth is tackling a curious role in the upcoming Batman movie.

A representative for India told the site that the British-raised model/actress will play "the Warlord's daughter", who is believed as Talia Al Ghul. However, according to the starlet's official resume at her agency, she has landed a part of a "mother" in the DC Comics film. IGN has speculated that the mysterious role could be Talia's mother or even maybe Bane's mother.
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Holly Robinson Peete Tweets Support to 'Today' Co-Host Ann Curry Amidst Firing Reports


June 26, 2012 08:37:56 GMT


NBC has not made any announcement regarding Ann Curry's fate on "Today", but Holly Robinson Peete has already offered her support to the news journalist. "Wishing @anncurry so much luck in her future. Tough to be replaced so publicly after so many years... Good Luck Ann!" so tweeted the former "For Your Love" actress, who was dismissed from CBS' "The Talk" in 2011.

Along with the message posted on Monday, June 25, Peete shared a link to an article which covered the story that Curry will be paid $10 million to leave her co-hosting gig. TMZ was the first one which came out with the report, saying that NBC will have to pay Curry such big amount of money because she's under a contract that guarantees her $10 million a year.
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John Travolta Reacts to Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Filed by Cruise Ship Worker


June 26, 2012 08:34:42 GMT


John Travolta broke his silence on the latest lawsuit that mentioned he sexually harassed a former Royal Caribbean cruise worker. Through his lawyer Marty Singer, the 58-year-old actor branded the accusation "another ludicrous lawsuit with inane claims" from someone who's "looking for their 15 minutes of fame."

"The claims are completely contradicted by what Mr. Zanzi told his employer back in 2009 when he was being disciplined for his own violations of company policy," the attorney said. "In his handwritten report three years ago, the only physical contact he claimed occurred was allegedly touching my client's neck."
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Soulja Boy Admits He's Driving the Crashing Car, Claims Innocence in Accident

June 26, 2012 08:01:44 GMT


After some of his friends previously denied he's behind the wheel when his Bentley crashed into another car, Soulja Boy finally admitted he's the driver of the vehicle. The rapper, however, insisted he's innocent in the car accident.

Soulja said the other driver, a pregnant woman, held responsibility for the car crash. The 21-year-old rhymer said the woman "ran the light. Our light was green. We were going straight. She turned too fast, thought she was gonna make it, hit my car."
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Pitbull and Shakira's New Dance Song 'Get It Started' Leaks Out


June 26, 2012 07:50:33 GMT


Pitbull's collaborative track with Latin sensation Shakira "Get It Started" has been leaked onto the web for fans' listening pleasure. The dance song opens with an introduction by the "Krazy" rapper before the Columbian songstress shows off her powerful vocal chops in the chorus.

"To these rappers I apologize/I know it ain't fair/Only ball I drop, New Year's Times Square," so Pitbull raps on the opening. "The world is mine/Sixth sense, I see a seventh sense/Now baby, let's get started for life." Shakira sings her lines, "Everytime I look into your eyes/I feel like I could stare in them for a lifetime/We can get started for love."
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Carly Rae Jepsen Works With Redfoo of LMFAO for New Album

June 26, 2012 07:49:26 GMT


Carly Rae Jepsen is currently preparing her second studio album and has worked with a number of famed artists for the record. The Canadian star reveals that she has been writing a song with Redfoo of LMFAO. "I ran into Redfoo from LMFAO at the airport, and we've been writing a song together today. Over the phone," so she shares in a cover story interview with Billboard.

After being featured in Owl City's new song "Good Time", the former contestant of "Canadian Idol" season 5 hints at another joint project with the one-man band. "[There are] definitely some oldies, and collaborations with Owl City," she teases, adding that she has also recorded a song with Justin Bieber.
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Jon Hamm and Girlfriend Jennifer Westfeldt Robbed in London

June 26, 2012 07:16:25 GMT


Jon Hamm had an unpleasant experience while staying in U.K. with his girlfriend Jennifer Westfeldt recently. The "Mad Men" actor and his lady were in London in an effort to promote their new movie "Friends with Kids" when the incident happened.

"They were dining at a restaurant and Jennifer's purse was snagged by someone," a source opened up to Life & Style. "That person took the hotel key in Jennifer's purse, which had the hotel name on it, and robbed their room. They had to contact the police, it was horrible."
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'Falling Skies' to Bring Its Cast to Comic-Con

June 26, 2012 06:52:20 GMT


"Falling Skies" is going to invade San Diego Comic-Con again this year. After promoting the show at the event last year, TNT will bring back the post-apocalyptic series to the upcoming convention on Friday, July 13 at 4:30 P.M. PT in Room 6BCF.

The cast, including Noah Wyle, Moon Bloodgood, Will Patton, Colin Cunningham, Connor Jessup and Sarah Carter, as well as executive producer Remi Aubuchon will be on hand for a Q&A session with fans. Wil Wheaton is set to moderate the panel, which will present "exclusive look at what's ahead for the remainder of season two."
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'Magic Mike' Hunk Joe Manganiello Canoodling With a Leggy Blonde

June 26, 2012 06:51:45 GMT


Joe Manganiello's girlfriend might have been revealed. The Big Dick Richie of "Magic Mike" was recently spotted attending Samsung Galaxy S III launch in Beverly Hills with a "tall, leggy blonde on his arm," an eyewitness told PEOPLE.

The 35-year-old actor, who plays werewolf Alcide in "True Blood", reportedly was inseparable from his female companion. "His date was usually by his side throughout the whole night," the insider spilled before adding that the pair was "canoodling and definitely getting cozy" at one point.
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Tyler Perry Fights a Maniac in First 'Alex Cross' Trailer

June 26, 2012 06:49:15 GMT


Tyler Perry's peaceful life is interrupted by a maniac in the first trailer for "Alex Cross". In the action-packed video, Perry's titular detective must fight against a psychotic mob hitman named Michael "The Butcher" Sullivan, who has committed a series of gruesome murders.

Cross and The Butcher face off in a high-stakes game of cat and mouse. However, when the mission gets personal, Cross is pushed to the edge of his moral and psychological limits in this taut and exciting action thriller.
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Video Premiere: Maroon 5's 'One More Night'


June 26, 2012 06:00:01 GMT


Maroon 5 have premiered a music video in support of their latest single "One More Night". It follows Adam Levine as a father of one who works a grueling schedule as a boxer. One night after a big fight which he won, he goes home with battered face only to find out that his family has left.

The music video is directed by "Battleship" helmer Peter Berg. "Just go with It" actress Minka Kelly plays Levine's love interest. To prepare for the fight scene, the frontman got a training he'll never forget. He said, "I got the guy who was training me. He hit me, and it hurt."
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Blake Lively and Salma Hayek Go High-Fashion at 'Savages' L.A. Premiere

June 26, 2012 05:54:29 GMT


Oliver Stone's "Savages" has been premiered in Los Angeles on Monday night, June 25. Being held at the Mann Village Theatre in Westwood, the special screening event brought the film's leading ladies, Blake Lively and Salma Hayek, as the center of attention.

Becoming the belle of the ball, Lively dazzled with her glamorous look. The blond beauty looked stunning in a nude-colored Zuhair Murad silk gown which has an intricate pattern of hand-embroidered black beading from the Spring/Summer 2012 Couture Collection. She finished off her flawless look with a golden bangle and earrings.
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'Downton Abbey' Season 3 Clip: First Look at Shirley MacLaine as Lady Cora's Mother


June 26, 2012 05:54:19 GMT


A sneak peek to Shirley MacLaine's debut on "Downton Abbey" was shared during the American Film Institute's tribute to the actress on Sunday, June 24. Presented by Elizabeth McGovern, the clip features a conversation between MacLaine's Martha Levinson and the Countess of Grantham (Maggie Smith) as the former visits Downton Abbey again.

"Oh dear, I'm afraid the war has made old women of us both," Martha tells the countess, who clearly disagrees with her. Asked how she sees Downton Abbey upon her return, the mother of Lady Cora says, "Oh it's the same really, probably too much the same but then I don't want to cast a ball over all the happiness."
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'Game of Thrones' Replaces George W. Bush's Severed Head With Nondescript Face

June 26, 2012 04:25:03 GMT


HBO has edited out the decapitated head of George W. Bush on "Game of Thrones". After drawing controversy with the scene, the network has replaced the head on spike with a face which is as nondescript as possible.

The cable channel has also restored the tenth episode of season 1, in which the controversial scene was featured, to its digital platforms. HBO previously pulled the episode from its streaming service and halted the season 1 DVD shipments, soon after the issue made headlines.
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'Magic Mike' May Be Adapted to Broadway With Alex Pettyfer Returning

June 26, 2012 04:03:59 GMT


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"Magic Mike" hasn't even played in theaters yet, but there's already a plan to give the film a Broadway treatment. It was Channing Tatum's producing partner, Reid Carolin, who spilled the beans that the upcoming male stripper movie may be adapted into the stage version.

When attending the film's premiere during the closing night of the 2012 Los Angeles Film Festival, Carolin revealed USA Today about the big plans. "We are working on it as a Broadway show, which would be a different story," she dished.
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'The Artist' Dog Uggie Leaves His Paw Print in Hollywood Before Retiring

June 26, 2012 04:02:44 GMT


Uggie, the trained Jack Russell Terrier who's well known for his roles in "Water for Elephants" and "The Artist", has left his paw mark outside the famed Grauman's Chinese Theatre. He becomes the first dog to have his print cemented in the concrete block set in the forecourt.

The 10-year-old canine wore a black bowtie when posing for the photographers at the paw-print ceremony on Sunday, June 25. The beloved on-screen sidekick of Jean Dujardin was accompanied by his trainer Omar von Muller when putting his print in the cement, following the footsteps of Hollywood legends like Marilyn Monroe, Frank Sinatra and Elizabeth Taylor.
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'The Amazing Spider-Man' Debuts 25-Minute Super Preview

June 26, 2012 03:28:41 GMT


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As it gets closer to the U.S. release of "The Amazing Spider-Man", a 25-minute preview of the superhero movie is being made available for viewing pleasure by The Sleepy Skunk. The fan-made clip compiles Peter Parker's story from his childhood and his years as a nerd who often gets bullied at school to the time when he becomes Spidey and confronts The Lizard. His relationship with Gwen is also highlighted in the video.

Directed by Marc Webb, "The Amazing Spider-Man" will reveal "the untold story" of Peter a.k.a Spidey. Like most teenagers his age, he is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. In his journey to put the pieces of his past together, he uncovers a secret that his father held. The secret will ultimately shape his destiny as Spider-Man.
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'The Bachelorette' Recap: Emily Maynard Picks Her Final Four Guys in Prague

June 26, 2012 03:25:45 GMT


Emily Maynard is another step closer to find her future husband on "The Bachelorette". In the latest outing of the dating show, the single mother narrowed down the guys from 6 to 4 after going through three single dates and one group date in Prague.

Emily's first one-on-one date was with Arie, who was recently revealed to have dated "Bachelorette" producer Cassie Lambert in 2003. The couple strolled down the streets and kissed, but Emily was waiting to make Arie reveal his past relationship.
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Randy Jackson Visits Michael Jackson's Tomb, Fans Pay Tribute With 10,000 Roses

June 26, 2012 03:10:21 GMT


Family and fans of Michael Jackson got together to remember the late King of Pop on June 25, the day he died at the age of 50 three years ago. Some went to visit his tomb at Forest Lawn cemetery in Los Angeles, while others took to Twitter to pay homage to the music icon.

Randy Jackson was one of those coming to MJ's final resting place on the third anniversary of his death. He's caught on camera dabbing his eyes with tissues during the emotional visit. Before leaving, he took time to pose with his brother's devotees including a King of Pop impersonator.
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Confirmed, 'Breaking Dawn II' Is the Opening Panel in Hall H at Comic-Con 2012


June 26, 2012 02:40:08 GMT


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It is finally confirmed that "The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn Part II" will come to Hall H at the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con. Lionsgate/Summit has announced on Monday, June 25 that the final chapter of the "Twilight Saga" film series will be the opening panel in the "halliest of halls."

"We are happy to announce that THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN - PART 2 will be the opening panel in Hall H at ComicCon International in San Diego on Thursday, July 12, 2012," so the studio stated. It has also been fixed that the film will unveil an exclusive footage during the convention.
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Katy Perry to Sing at 'Part of Me' Los Angeles Premiere


June 26, 2012 02:13:52 GMT


Katy Perry will make the upcoming premiere of her concert-documentary movie "Katy Perry: Part of Me" more special. According to MTV, the California-born singer will make a live performance on the Hollywood Boulevard, before she hits the red carpet rolled outside the Grauman's Chinese Theatre on Tuesday, June 26.

Details of her upcoming special performance are still scarce, but the gig is likely to be a part of Pepsi and Billboard's "Summer Beats" live series which is scheduled to kick off in L.A. the same day. Billboard.com reports that the "Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)" hitmaker's performance will be live-streamed on Pepsi's Twitter page.
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Virgin America Denies Harassing Nadya Suleman, Fires Back at Octomom

June 26, 2012 02:13:16 GMT


Nadya Suleman's accusation that she was mishandled by the flight crew of Virgin America is dismissed by the airline company. A representative of the company fires back at the Octomom, claiming that she and her manager were difficult to deal with.

Nadya and her manager, Gina Rodriguez, complained about the flight crew being rude to them when they were on a flight from Los Angeles to New York City on Tuesday, June 19. Gina said they were forced to change seats, never given their beverages and laughed at by the crew.
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Sneak Peeks at Lana Del Rey as Jackie O in 'National Anthem' Music Video

June 26, 2012 02:11:04 GMT


Lana Del Rey has a special treat for her fans. The "Carmen" singer has unveiled some sneak-peek photos of her upcoming "National Anthem" music video, where she will be playing Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis a.k.a Jackie O.

In one of the black-and-white pictures, Del Rey is featured sitting on the back seat of a convertible car. Channeling her inner U.S. First Lady persona, the New York-born singer dons a neat formal dress that she paired with a netted hat. Her eyes are covered with a tagline that reads, "Red White Blue Is in the Sky". On the lower part of the pic, there's another tagline that reads, "Summer Is in the Air and Baby Heaven's in Your Eyes."
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Engaged Zach Galifianakis Looks Like 'Little Troll' in Wedding Invitations

June 26, 2012 01:36:59 GMT


Words run rampant that Zach Galifianakis is engaged to marry his longtime girlfriend Quinn Lundberg. "The Hangover" actor has already sent "Beauty and the Beast"-themed invitations for his nuptials with the 29-year-old blonde beauty, Celebuzz reports.

"The wedding invite is very Zach," an insider spills. "While it has the formal and standard details of who, what, when, where - including Zach's full name Zachary Knight Galifianakis and his fiancee's Mary Quinn Lundberg - it is also very funny."
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Mia Wasikowska NOT In Talks for 'Catching Fire', Romeo Miller and Kevin Nash May Join

June 26, 2012 01:27:55 GMT


"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" is apparently still in search to find its Johanna Mason. In contrary to the swirling rumor that Mia Wasikowska is in negotiations to play the mean-spirited female tribute from District 7, it is now confirmed that the "Alice in Wonderland" actress is not vying for the part.

A representative for Wasikowska tells Entertainment Weekly that the 22-year-old actress has "neither been approached for the role, nor would be able to play it given other film commitments she has for 2012." On the other hand, model/actress Zoe Aggeliki, who is also rumored to be in the mix for Johanna, has yet to make any confirmation about her casting news.
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Aaron Sorkin's 'The Newsroom' Posts Third-Best Premiere for HBO

June 26, 2012 01:24:54 GMT


HBO's new drama "The Newsroom" had a good debut despite getting mixed to negative reviews. The series premiere on Sunday, June 24 attracted 2.1 million viewers, taking advantage of its strong lead-in "True Blood" which drew 4.7 million viewers that night.

The "Newsroom" premiere marks the third most-watched series debut on HBO in four years. It places behind "Boardwalk Empire" series premiere which drew 4.8 million viewers in 2010, and "Game of Thrones" series opener which pulled in 2.2 million in 2011.
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Alex Trebek Looks Forward to Returning Home After Moved to Regular Room

June 26, 2012 01:07:37 GMT


Alex Trebek is getting better, says Paula Askanas, a spokeswoman for Sony Pictures Entertainment. The 71-year-old host of "Jeopardy!", who suffered a mild heart attack over the weekend, is expected to come home as soon as his doctors approve.

"Alex is up and about and in good spirits while doctors complete their testing at Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute," the representative says in a statement. "He has been moved to a regular room today and looks forward to returning home as soon as his doctors give their approval."
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Michael Jackson's Family Paid Tribute on His Third Death Anniversary

June 25, 2012 18:19:31 GMT


Michael Jackson's daughter Paris remembered him on his third death anniversary by tweeting, "RIP Michael Jackson ..Dad you will forever be in my heart <3 i love you." A few days earlier she also posted a picture of him and her mother Debbie Rowe back in the '90s when they were married.

The teen is not the only family member to pay tribute to Michael who died on June 25, 2009 from an overdose of the anesthetic propofol. His brother Randy Jackson tweeted, "3 years ago on this June 25th, my brother passed. I will be at FL from 11am-1pm today to visit him." He was referring to Forest Lawn Memorial Park where Michael was laid to rest.
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Flo Rida Ordered to Pay $7K for Lying to a Judge

June 25, 2012 18:05:18 GMT


For hiding the truth from the law, rapper Flo Rida has to fork out $7,000. A judge has ordered him to pay the amount of money to a former assistant named Mahogany Miller for lying to the court.

Miller sued Flo Rida for long hours, low wages and sudden termination. She claimed she was paid $3.08 per hour for 65 hours a week jobs such as answering phones and organizing mails. Miller said when she eventually confronted her boss, she was fired in less than 24 hours.
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Maura Tierney Joins Former 'ER' Co-Star Julianna Margulies on 'The Good Wife'

June 25, 2012 17:47:09 GMT


When "The Good Wife" returns for the fourth season later this year, there will be a mini "ER" reunion. Maura Tierney is confirmed to have a recurring role on the acclaimed CBS drama starring "ER" alumna Julianna Margulies.

Tierney's nurse Abby Lockhart had a brief period of interaction with Margulies' nurse Carol Hathaway on the medical drama. Tierney joined "ER" in the middle of season 6 when Margulies made plans to leave the series at the end of the season. Tierney went on earning an Emmy nomination for her role.
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'NCIS' Star Eric Christian Olsen Marries Girlfriend at a Barn

June 25, 2012 17:28:58 GMT


"NCIS: Los Angeles" star Eric Christian Olsen married his longtime girlfriend, actress Sarah Wright, on Saturday, June 23. They tied the knot in an evening outdoor ceremony held near Jackson Hole, Wyoming with Teton Mountains as the backdrop.

"You hear people talk about cold feet, but there was never a moment of doubt with Sarah because no one makes me happier, no one makes me laugh more, and I can't imagine a better mother for our future children," Olsen told People magazine.
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Jenny McCarthy's Playboy Cover and Pictorials Uncovered

June 25, 2012 17:01:39 GMT


Jenny McCarthy shows how 39 can be the new sexy. The actress' sixth cover and seventh pictorials for men's magazine Playboy have been revealed under the tag "America's Sweetheart Returns".

McCarthy wants to represent the age that doesn't appear too often on adult magazines. "Why should 20-year-old girls be the only ones that are considered desirable? MILFs are sexy, too!" she said in a statement. McCarthy is mother to ten-year-old boy from her marriage to actor/director John Mallory Asher.
 
 
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