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August 02, 2012

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'Doctor Who' New Season 7 Promo Teases Dinosaurs on Spaceship

August 02, 2012 09:09:56 GMT


A bunch of new footage from the upcoming season 7 of "Doctor Who" has been previewed in a trailer. The Doctor looks very excited when seeing dinosaurs on a spaceship in one scene, and is having an argument with Amy Ponds in a western scene. Toward the end of it, he is seen carrying Amy who seems unconscious, while Rory Williams asks who killed the Daleks.

The new season of the British sci-fi series will premiere on BBC America this fall. Karen Gillan's Amy as well as Arthur Darvill's Rory will make a "heartbreaking departure after one final series of roller-coaster voyages" in the fifth episode of the season.
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'Raging Bull II' Gets New Title Following Dispute Settlement With MGM

August 02, 2012 08:52:16 GMT


MGM has resolved a legal dispute with former boxer Jake LaMotta and the producers of "Raging Bull II". On Wednesday, August 1, the studio and the film's producer Dahlia Waingort issued a statement announcing the good news and revealing "The Bronx Bull" as the new title for the planned movie.

"The parties have amicably reached a resolution of their pending litigation, pursuant to which production of a film based upon certain events in the life of Jake LaMotta will proceed under the working title The Bronx Bull," both parties said in a joint statement.
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Brad Pitt Is Quirky Hitman in First 'Killing Them Softly' Trailer

August 02, 2012 08:26:53 GMT


The Weinstein Company has premiered the first trailer for Brad Pitt-starring "Killing Them Softly". Staying true to its title, the sneak peek highlights various violent scenes involving a group of mobsters and an eccentric enforcer named Jackie Cogan, who is played by Pitt himself.

Cogan is known as the man behind the hitman in New Orleans. As a professional enforcer, he is hired by a crime boss to investigate a heist that takes place during a high-stakes poker game under protection of the mob.
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Rick Ross Heading to No. 1 on Hot 200 With 'God Forgives, I Don't'


August 02, 2012 08:18:42 GMT


Rick Ross is projected to make a high debut on Billboard Hot 200. His newly-released studio album "God Forgives, I Don't" that boasts such guests as Jay-Z, Usher and Dr. Dre is predicted to easily top the U.S. album chart in its opening week.

The studio effort is estimated to sell around 200,000 copies by the end of the tracking week on Sunday, August 5. If the final figure meets the expectation, it will mark his best sales week surpassing the 198,000 sales number posted by his 2008 CD "Trilla".
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Joe Manganiello Returns to 'How I Met Your Mother', Jason Segel Clarifies Exit Rumor

August 02, 2012 08:17:50 GMT


Having been busy fighting vampires and chasing Sookie on "True Blood", Joe Manganiello will spare his time to visit "How I Met Your Mother". The werewolf Alcide depicter on the HBO popular series will return to the CBS sitcom for a multi-episode arc.

"CASTING NEWS! @joemanganiello is coming back as Brad in the 7th and 8th episode this year," so the Eye confirmed the news first reported by TVLine, before teasing, "Yes, he will have his shirt off." Brad is Marshall's law school buddy and he was last seen having an awkward hockey-themed date with Robin in season 5.
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Sofia Vergara's Son Shares His Mom Proposal in Video

August 02, 2012 08:01:15 GMT


Sofia Vergara's son confirmed that his mother was proposed by Nick Loeb during a holiday in Mexico to celebrate her 40th birthday. In his "Mi Vida Con Toty" YouTube series, Manolo revealed Nick popped the question to the "Modern Family" star atop the Mayan ruins.

"One of my mom's dreams came true. As a little girl, she always wanted to go to the top of the pyramids. Unfortunately, people are not allowed to do that anymore. But since it was her birthday, her team worked for months on end to get her special permission to go up!" he said.
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Norah Jones Channels Her Inner Killer in 'Miriam' Music Video

August 02, 2012 07:44:05 GMT


Norah Jones takes revenge on the girl who steals her lover in a music video for her song "Miriam". The video is shot at a silent Texas' Lake Bastrop where Jones is featured sitting alone on a canoe with one of its oars smeared with blood. She can be seen singing about how she hates the girl called Miriam who seduces her lover and the singer intends to teach the seductress a lesson.

"Now I'm not the jealous type/Never been the killing kind/But you know I know what you did/So don't put up a fight," so Jones sings in one part. At the end of the clip, she croons, "You know you done me wrong/I'm gonna smile when/I take your life," while the camera goes under the water and shows a dying girl tied to the bottom of the lake with a chain.
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NBC Shows Bare Breast During Live Broadcast of Olympic Water Polo Game


August 02, 2012 07:32:40 GMT


When it tried to please viewers by airing London Olympics live, NBC accidentally broadcast a nipple slip during a water polo game between the U.S. and Spain on Wednesday, August 1. An underwater camera caught the struggle between two players in which U.S. athlete Kami Craig grabbed her opponent's suit and exposed the other player's bare breast.

"A lot of suit-grabbing going on under water," a sports announcer covering the game commented as the footage played on screen. Viewers soon took to Twitter to comment on what they saw. "There was just a nipple slip on womens water polo. Do Better NBC," one of the tweets read.
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Mariah Carey's New Song 'Triumphant' Teased in Snippet

August 02, 2012 06:42:21 GMT


Hours before its official premiere, Mariah Carey's new song "Triumphant (Get 'Em)" has been previewed in a snippet. The 30-second sneak peek gives a taste of Meek Mill's rapping part as well as the inspirational lyrics sung by the R&B diva.

"Triumphant" will debut in full on radio Thursday, August 2 and will be available for download on August 7. In addition to Meek, another rapper Rick Ross, who happens to be Meek's partner in "Tupac Back", is lending his vocals in the tune.
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The Kennedys Feel 'Lucky' to Have Taylor Swift in Their Family

August 02, 2012 06:41:32 GMT


Taylor Swift sealed an approval from the family of her new boyfriend Conor Kennedy. Both his aunt Rory and his grandmother Ethel sang praises for the 22-year-old singer at the Television Critics Association summer tour on Wednesday, August 1.

"She's awesome," Rory gushed at the HBO panel for her movie "Ethel". "She's a great friend of all of ours." Ethel added, "We should be so lucky." The older Kennedy, however, denied rumor that she played matchmaker for her 18-year-old grandson and the blonde country music crooner.
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Kate Beckinsale and Jessica Biel Sport Contrary Looks at 'Total Recall' Hollywood Premiere


August 02, 2012 06:38:16 GMT


"Total Recall" has been premiered in Hollywood on Wednesday night, August 1. Attended by a number of famous celebrities, the special screening event was held at the Grauman's Chinese Theatre. Among those who stole the limelight were leading ladies Kate Beckinsale and Jessica Biel who sported very contrary outfits to each other.

Beckinsale opted for a dramatic look by rocking a crocodile skin tube dress by Armani Prive. She oozed sexiness in the unconventional fishtail-cut gown that featured green and black hues. Arranging her brown hair into a loose bun, the English actress finished off her look with jewelries by Lorraine Schwartz and shoes by Brian Atwood.
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Russell Brand Is Captain Hook in Newest Disney Dream Portrait

August 02, 2012 06:09:03 GMT


Russell Brand channels his inner pirate in the latest portrait for new Disney Parks ad campaign captured by Annie Leibovitz. The British funnyman dressing up as the famed Captain Hook recreates the iconic scene that sees the Peter Pan archenemy narrowly escaping a saltwater crocodile.

Hook is known for replacing one of his hands with an iron hook after it was cut off by Peter Pan and fed to a crocodile, who liked the taste so much that the animal follows the pirate constantly hoping for more. The picture is appropriately tagged with "Where every moment leaves you hungry for more."
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Klaine's Deleted Romantic Scene From 'Glee' Christmas Episode Surfaces


August 02, 2012 04:58:46 GMT


While waiting for the "Glee" return this fall, Gleeks are treated to a lost scene from season 3. It's Ryan Murphy himself who shares the footage highlighting Kurt and Blaine (Klaine) which was filmed for last year's Christmas episode.

In it, Blaine presents Kurt with a small red box and the latter quickly says, "If that's an engagement ring, my answer is yes," before he even opens it. It turns out the box contains a promise ring made of wrappers of Kurt's favorite candies.
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'Prometheus' Sequel Is Officially in the Works, Eyes 2014 or 2015 Release


August 02, 2012 04:41:37 GMT


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Fans of Ridley Scott's ground-breaking mythology "Prometheus" should be happy now because 20th Century Fox has announced that the space thriller film will get a sequel. Via The Hollywood Reporter, the studio confirms that the sequel is projected to be released Stateside sometime in 2014 or 2015.

It is said that director Scott and Fox are actively pushing ahead with the untitled Prometheus sequel and have sealed Michael Fassbender and Noomi Rapace to return to the cast ensemble. However, the follow-up film must find a new writer since Damon Lindelof will not come back to provide the script.
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Video Premiere: Keyshia Cole's 'Enough of No Love' ft. Lil Wayne

August 02, 2012 04:33:14 GMT


Keyshia Cole shares screen with Lil Wayne, who gives a male's perspective in broken-heart single "Enough of No Love", for its accompanying music video. She sings her heart out in a empty hallway and a padded room while a shirtless male sits motionlessly in a dark room.

Roses, shoes, necklaces and other expensive jewels are falling into a baggage. Keyshia busts a move with some dancers and sings under love-patterned shadows at one point. Weezy appears halfway through the video, rapping in his usual style on a black grand piano.
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'Mad Men' Locks Up January Jones, Elisabeth Moss and Vincent Kartheiser for Two More Years

August 02, 2012 04:17:54 GMT


January Jones, Elisabeth Moss and Vincent Kartheiser are likely to return to season 6 and possible season 7 of "Mad Men". The three main cast members are reportedly finalizing new deals that will keep them on the show for at least two more years.

According to Deadline, under the new contracts which are yet to be signed, Jones, Moss and Kartheiser will receive salary bumps into six figures per episode. While the threesome are finalizing their agreements, their co-star Christina Hendricks is allegedly still negotiating her own deal.
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Christopher Eccleston Cast as Malekith the Accursed in 'Thor 2'

August 02, 2012 04:03:02 GMT


Rumors that "Thor: The Dark World" will feature the elves as the villains might be true after all. Deadline has the words that the "Thor" sequel has cast Christopher Eccleston as Malekith the Accursed, who is none other than the ruler of the Dark Elves of Svartalfheim.

Malekith, in the Marvel universe, is described as one of Thor's archenemies. The supervillain once wielded the Casket of Ancient Winters. Though having a vulnerability in iron, Malekith has the ability to manipulate various magic forces such as teleportation, energy projection, physical malleability and many others.
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Jermaine Jackson Regrets Making Family Dispute a Public Consumption

August 02, 2012 03:49:46 GMT


Jermaine Jackson regrets the family feud stemming from his effort to overthrow Michael Jackson's Estate with other siblings. He insisted it was never his intention to cause distress for his mother Katherine or his niece Paris and nephews Prince and Blanket.

"Enough has become enough... After much soul-searching, it is clearly time for us to live by Michael's words about love not war," he states. "Accordingly, I rescind my signature from the letter which was sent to the Estate, and which should never have gone public."
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Ryan Murphy Explains 'American Horror Story' Subtitle for Season 2

August 02, 2012 03:26:27 GMT


Ryan Murphy has revealed the subtitle for "American Horror Story" season 2. The anthology, which submits itself as a miniseries at this year's Primetime Emmy Awards, will be called "American Horror Story: Asylum" which appropriately reflects the setting.

According to the show creator, the subtitle explains more about the theme of the next chapter. "We picked Asylum because it not only describes the setting - an insane asylum run by Jessica Lange's character which was formerly a tuberculosis ward - but also signifies a place of haven for the unloved and the unwanted," he reveals. "This year's theme is about sanity and tackling real-life horrors."
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Summit Confirms 'Breaking Dawn II' Promotions Despite Kristen Stewart's Scandal


August 02, 2012 03:12:09 GMT


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Kristen Stewart's infamous cheating scandal with her married "Snow White and the Huntsman" director, Rupert Sanders, won't likely affect the promotional events scheduled for "The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn Part II". Summit Entertainment has confirmed that it will go "full steam ahead" to promote the last "Twilight Saga" film despite the fact that its two leading stars, Kristen and Robert Pattinson, are having personal issues.

Confirming the news to Entertainment Weekly, Summit's president of worldwide marketing Nancy Kirkpatrick states, "While it is studio policy not to comment on the personal lives of actors, Summit is moving full steam ahead and looking forward to this November's opening of 'The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn Part II'." She adds, "We are confident that the film delivers amazing entertainment for our passionate fans and general audience alike."
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Zac Brown Band Return to No. 1 on Billboard 200 Despite Low Sales Number

August 02, 2012 02:44:55 GMT


Zac Brown Band reclaim the champion title on Billboard Hot 200 from Nas. After being moved to the runner-up position, the country music group's "Uncaged" is back on the top spot, though it only scans 48,000 units (down 38%). It marks the lowest sales week for a No. 1 album since Nicki Minaj's "Pink Friday" topped the chart with 45,000 on February 19, 2011.

The Zac Brown-fronted band swap positions with Nas who now sits on the second place. The rapper's tenth studio installment "Life Is Good" sells 45,000 copies in its second week, showing a 38% drop from last week's sales number.
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Report: Kristen Stewart Rejected Rupert Sanders' Advances Before Falling for His Charm


August 02, 2012 02:42:47 GMT


A new story surrounding Kristen Stewart and Rupert Sanders scandal just emerged. It was reported that before succumbing to his seduction, which she regretted, the actress tried to turn down the married director's advances while they were working on "Snow White and the Huntsman".

"Rupert had been infatuated with her since the production, but she always kept it professional because she loved her boyfriend," a source told PEOPLE. "She still does. It only became a flirtation recently, and she was lured into a brief situation that she never wanted."
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'X-Factor (US)' Winner Melanie Amaro Debuts Groovy First Single 'Don't Fail Me Now'


August 02, 2012 02:30:53 GMT


Melanie Amaro, the inaugural winner of "The X Factor (US)", has finally premiered her very first single "Don't Fail Me Now" nearly eight months after she was hailed the champ of the talent show. Produced by Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins, the groovy single will be included in Amaro's debut album slated for this fall release.

The song features a mix of thumping club beat and techno flourishes, while the 20-year-old singer shows her powerful vocal chops in romantic lyrics. "I've paid my dues, I've paid the price/ I've prayed for you almost every night," she sings, "I've walked the longest road/ So don't fail me now, feet don't fail me now."
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Female Bartender Drops Charges Against Cuba Gooding Jr.

August 02, 2012 01:59:50 GMT


Hours after Cuba Gooding Jr.'s representative met with police to clear up a "misunderstanding" following an altercation in a New Orleans bar, the female bartender who initially accused the actor of shoving her has dropped all charges against him. This was announced by her employer at Old Absinthe House.

"It is our understanding the employee involved in the alleged altercation has chosen to drop all charges against Mr. Cuba Gooding Jr.," said a spokeswoman Carolyn Pierce. "While we continue to investigate this matter internally, we are hopeful that this will put an end to the matter and allow everyone to get back to enjoying all that our great city has to offer!"
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Aaron Sorkin Denies 'The Newsroom' Sexism: Men and Women Screw Up in the Same Way

August 02, 2012 01:41:08 GMT


Being a new hit on HBO, "The Newsroom" has also received criticisms regarding its portrayal of the female characters as weak-willed and silly. At the Television Critics Association's summer press tour on Wednesday, August 1, Aaron Sorkin responded to this opinion.

"I completely respect that opinion, but I one hundred percent disagree with it," he said. "The female characters are the equals of the men ... and we plainly see them being good at their jobs." Supporting the series creator, lead actor Jeff Daniels stated, "One of the things I like about Aaron's writing is all of his characters, men and women, have flaws. They all have flaws."
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'Paranormal Activity 4' Unleashes Spooky First Trailer


August 02, 2012 01:38:16 GMT


The anticipated first trailer for "Paranormal Activity 4" has finally been dropped in full. Just like in the first three movies, this upcoming fourth installment of the found-footage horror film franchise seems to present similar elements, such as person talking to a camera while creepy figure looms from behind, as well as other supernatural phenomenon taking place in a house and being caught on video tape.

The trailer doesn't reveal too many details of the upcoming movie, but judging from the scenes, it seems like the story takes place in present days. A blond girl, who seems to be the main character in the film, is seen having a live chat with a boy when suddenly the camera gets shaky and a mysterious figure with a long hair appears in the background.
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Macaulay Culkin Slams Drug Addict Rumor, Says It Has No Merit

August 02, 2012 01:26:00 GMT


Contrary to the swirling rumor, Macaulay Culkin is not a drug addict. Through his representative, the "Home Alone" actor slams National Enquirer's report that suggested he was a "stone-cold street junkie" and "could be dead in six months" unless he entered rehab.

The rep says in a statement to the press, "The report in the National Enquirer that Macaulay Culkin is addicted to Heroin and assorted hallucinogenics is not only categorically without merit, but it is also impossibly and ridiculously fictitious."
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Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis Escaped to Bali

August 01, 2012 21:22:26 GMT


Ashton Kutcher, who is in the middle of his divorce from Demi Moore, is taking girlfriend Mila Kunis for a vacation in Bali. The actor was seen at the LAX airport on Sunday, July 29 with his former "That '70s Show" whom he's been dating in the past few months.

Sources told New York Post that the couple has booked a five-star hotel on the island's southern peninsula. The luxury suite boasts "a sunken indoor bathtub, a private pool and a wooden four-poster bed."
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Eminem Is Most 'Liked' Living Person on Facebook


August 01, 2012 19:11:03 GMT


Although he's rarely on the scene these past few months, Eminem proves himself quite popular without popping up. The rapper just hit a milestone in the Facebook world by being the first living person whose page on the social network has over 60 million likes.

Page Data noted that Eminem receives 60.1 million hits on the "Likes" button. He beats Rihanna who has 59.4 million fans, Lady GaGa who has 53 million and Justin Bieber who clocks in at 45.7 million. In overall rank, he's placed fifth behind Facebook For Every Phone, Facebook itself, Texas HoldEm Poker and Youtube.
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Zac Efron and Nicole Kidman Sexually Tangled in First 'Paperboy' Trailer

August 01, 2012 18:53:48 GMT


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The first trailer of Lee Daniels' "The Paperboy" has been released via Yahoo. The trailer is packed with jumbled plots from start to finish, leading questions on how it would turn out for Zac Efron's character and whether John Cusack's character is a victim or villain.

Based on Pete Dexter's critically acclaimed novel, "The Paperboy" is the enthralling story of two brothers (Matthew McConaughey and Efron) investigating a case involving a death row inmate (Cusack). Convinced by a mysterious woman (Nicole Kidman) that the inmate is innocent, the brothers embark on a journey that is filled with betrayal.
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Rep Said No More Arrest Warrant for Cuba Gooding Jr.

August 01, 2012 17:58:33 GMT


Cuba Gooding Jr.'s representative dismissed the report that the actor is a wanted man by calling it a "misunderstanding". The "American Gangster" star was initially investigated for misdemeanor battery after allegedly shoving a female bartender against the wall.

According to some reports, Gooding Jr. was irritated by some people who recognized him at the Old Absinthe House on Bourbon Street early Tuesday, July 31 morning. A female bartender allegedly tried to calm him down but got shoved twice. An arrest warrant for the actor was issued afterwards.
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Video Premiere: Justin Bieber's 'As Long as You Love Me'


August 01, 2012 17:45:40 GMT


Justin Bieber leaves behind his "Baby" days and shows some growing up in the music video of "As Long as You Love Me". The 18-year-old singer rolls around in bed with his on-screen girlfriend and takes beatings from her overprotective father.

Directed by Anthony Mandler, the video begins with a minute full of scene between Bieber and "Kill Bill" actor Michael Madsen who plays the girl's father. "Listen kid, my daughter is everything. She needs me as much as I need her, that means some day I have to let her go and when I do she needs to be with a man not a boy, but you are," Madsen tells Bieber who then replies, "I love her."
 
 
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