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August 15, 2012

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Lindsay Lohan and Charlie Sheen's Roles in 'Scary Movie 5' Revealed

August 15, 2012 08:48:31 GMT

A few weeks ago it was reported that Lindsay Lohan and Charlie Sheen were all set to join "Scary Movie 5", and now details of what characters they will tackle have been revealed. Courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter, Lohan and Sheen will star as what Dimension Films described as "the world's hottest new couple."

However, the pair will suffer a horrible fate as they will get killed off in the opening sequence of the upcoming horror parody movie. In that way, Lohan and Sheen will follow the footsteps of Pamela Anderson, Shaquille O'Neal, Dr. Phil and other famous guest stars whose characters were killed in the previous "Scary Movie" flicks.
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Sneak Peek at Ridley and Tony Scott's Thrilling Miniseries 'Coma'

August 15, 2012 08:46:43 GMT

Those who are addicted to conspiracy plots may find a pleasure by watching "Coma". The miniseries is set to debut this Labor Day on A&E and is previewed in a video which gives a look at a chilling conversation about an unusual way to treat patients, in which they are "suspended by painlessly-inserted rods."

In the thriller, a young medical student discovers that something sinister is going on in her hospital after routine procedures send more than a few seemingly healthy patients into comas on the operating table. Lauren Ambrose portrays the student, joined by the likes of Steven Pasquale, Geena Davis, James Woods and Richard Dreyfuss in the cast line-up.
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First Look: Minka Kelly as Jackie O and James Marsden as JFK on 'The Butler' Set

August 15, 2012 08:11:03 GMT

Minka Kelly channeled her inner first lady persona when stepping on the set of her upcoming film "The Butler". Hitting the set in New Orleans on Tuesday, August 14, Kelly was photographed rocking a full Jackie O. Kennedy costume complete with the iconic lady's signature bob brown hair, hat as well as elegant formal dress and pearl necklace.

Kelly was joined by James Marsden, who was caught on camera looking spiffy in his portrayal of the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy. He donned a sleek collared shirt and tie while carrying his black tux on a hanger.
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Bobby Brown Goes to Rehab to Treat His Alcohol Addiction

August 15, 2012 08:08:52 GMT

Rumor has it, Bobby Brown is seeking help for his alcohol problem. The New Edition member, who was arrested for DUI last March, reportedly checks himself into rehab in his effort to battle the addiction.

A source told TMZ that the former husband of Whitney Houston "realized he couldn't do it on his own." Therefore, he "decided that he needed help and wants to make the best out of the rest of his life for his children's sake."
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JoJo to Show Her 'Personal Twisted Fantasy' in 'Demonstrate' Video

August 15, 2012 07:58:43 GMT

JoJo has been preparing a music video in support of her latest single "Demonstrate" and gives a sneak peek at it via behind-the-scene video. Speaking on the set at a mansion in Beverly Hills, she reveals that the clip is about her "personal twisted fantasy."

True to the song's lyrics, the visuals are made to be "sexy and powerful, but not be so overt as it could have gone with the lyrics." The 21-year-old songstress additionally uses the words "sensual" and "wild" to describe the video, dishing that it features "vivid" colors.
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Liam Hemsworth Loves Miley Cyrus' New Short Haircut


August 15, 2012 07:33:43 GMT

Only the opinions belonging to her family and her fiance matter to Miley Cyrus. She continues to ignore criticisms over her new hair. Instead, she responds to one of her Twitter followers asking about Liam Hemsworth's reaction to her new hairdo.

"He loves it :)," the former Disney darling posts, before revisiting her recent meeting with "The Hunger Games" hunk. "Last night he said I look the happiest he's seen me in a while :) he likes seeing my eyes more."
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Rick Ross' Super-Luxurious Life Highlighted in 'Amsterdam' Music Video


August 15, 2012 07:27:02 GMT

In support of his song "Amsterdam", Rick Ross has premiered a music video for the track. Directed by Dre Films, the clip shows Rozay rapping in a super-luxurious victorian style mansion which is adorned with well-manicured lawns, antique statues, water fountains, gold-plated chandeliers and fancy sport cars.

Appearing as an eye candy in the music video is Antonique Smith, who is famously known for starring as Faith Evans in Notorious B.I.G.'s biopic "Notorious". There is additionally a sexy lady who is seen stripping off her top and baring her breasts while taking a dip in the swimming pool. Also making cameos in the clip are MMG rapper Omarion and YMCMB artist Tyga.
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'Pretty Little Liars' 3.11 Preview: Jenna Warns Emily

August 15, 2012 06:52:18 GMT

There's a new suspect in the Liars' search to find "A". In the next episode of "Pretty Little Liars", Emily feels like her relationship with Paige is going in the right direction, but at the same time Spencer learns about Paige's violent past.

Spencer knows about a blood feud between Alison and Paige right before Alison disappeared, and she can't stand by to let one of her best friends get close to a potential enemy. However, Emily is not ready to heed her friend's warnings when Spencer comes to her with a sordid tale about Paige's history with Alison.
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Kate Middleton's Cousin Gets Topless for Playboy

August 15, 2012 06:45:46 GMT

Since it looks impossible to get Kate Middleton to pose for a steamy cover, Playboy settles for her cousin Katrina Darling. The burlesque dancer from Newcastle shows off her hot bod in a sexy black lingerie on the cover and gets more daring on the spread inside the publication. She poses in various states of topless.

The 21-year-old brunette beauty is a second cousin to the Royal Duchess of Cambridge. Her grandmother is a sister to Kate's great grandfather Thomas Harrison. She never knew that she's a relative to the wife of Prince William until she was asked to comment about the royal wedding before it was held last year.
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First Humorous Trailer for Colin Farrell and Woody Harrelson's 'Seven Psychopaths'

August 15, 2012 06:26:18 GMT

"Seven Psychopaths" has premiered its first trailer, which is jam-packed with tons of humorous scenes. It focuses on different stories of a group of men who get caught in trouble for kidnapping a puppy from a gangster. It's also studded with a host of notable stars, including the likes of Colin Farrell, Sam Rockwell, Woody Harrelson and Christopher Walken.

Farrell plays Marty, a struggling writer who dreams of finishing his screenplay called "Seven Psychopaths". All he needs is a little focus and inspiration. On the other hand, there's Billy (Rockwell), an unemployed actor and part-time dog thief, who wants to help Marty by any means necessary.
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'The Closer' Series Finale Is Cable's No. 1 Telecast This Summer

August 15, 2012 05:47:25 GMT

"The Closer" ended with a bang. The August 13 final episode pulled in nearly 9.1 million viewers, making it cable's No. 1 series telecast for the summer-to-date. It also marked the second most-watched episode of the show, slightly behind the September 2007 midseason finale which drew 9.2 million viewers.

The series finale additionally gave a major rating boost to its spin-off "Major Crimes", which premiered right after the farewell episode. Posting 7.2 million viewers, it's dubbed cable's No. 1 series launch for the year-to-date. It tops "Dallas" which opened to 6.9 million viewers in June, and "Perception" which premiered to 5.6 million viewers in July.
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Taylor Swift Talks About the Guy in 'We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together'


August 15, 2012 05:44:46 GMT

Since "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" was released, people have been wondering about whom Taylor Swift was singing about. In an interview aired on "Good Morning America" Tuesday, August 14, the country/pop singer admitted it's inspired by her personal experience and gave a hint at who the guy might be.

"This guy walks in who is a friend of my ex's and starts talking about how he's heard we're going to get back together. And that was not the case," she said. "So I start telling them the story: break up, get back together, break up, get back together - just, ugh, the worst! And I picked up the guitar and Max said, 'This is what we're writing'."
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Evelyn Lozada Files for Divorce, Chad Ochocinco Issues Apology


August 15, 2012 04:44:38 GMT

Evelyn Lozada is divorcing Chad Ochocinco, after he was arrested for allegedly head-butting her during an argument. "Given the recent events that have taken place, Evelyn has decided to file for divorce and move on with her life," her lawyer tells "The Insider".

The football player himself issues a statement, "I would like to apologize to everyone for the recent events that have occurred. I would like to wish Evelyn well and will never say anything bad about her because I truly love her to death."
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'Daredevil' Rights Get Reverted to Marvel, Joe Carnahan Posts His Pitch on the Reboot

August 15, 2012 04:37:46 GMT

Though no official words have been announced, it seems that 20th Century Fox will eventually lose its rights to the "Daredevil" reboot project. The license may be reverted to Marvel Studios/Walt Disney Pictures since it's about to expire this week and Fox's extension request has been rejected, Variety reports.

The current terms of the agreement state that Fox must kick off the production of the untitled Daredevil project by October 10. The studio has already picked "The Grey" helmer Joe Carnahan to shepherd the remake project, but Carnahan himself has hinted that the gig won't likely be developed at Fox.
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Kim Kardashian Is Incarcerated in 'Drop Dead Diva' Photo

August 15, 2012 04:17:14 GMT

"Drop Dead Diva" will send Kim Kardashian into jail when she makes a return in an upcoming episode. A photo has now come out to tease fans with how the E! reality star will look like as a prisoner. In the image, the girlfriend of Kanye West is seen standing behind bars while donning an orange outfit.

Kim has appeared in the first three episodes of season 4 as relationship guru Nikki LePree who later assured Stacy to start their own bakery shop together. She was last seen skipping town with Stacy's savings.
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Alicia Keys Announces Her New Album 'Girl on Fire'

August 15, 2012 04:09:24 GMT

Alicia Keys reveals the official title of her next studio installment. "I've had the title of this album in my mind for a long time...It's been hard to hold it back and now I'm not holding it back anymore! It is called 'Girl on Fire'!!! And that's exactly how I feel!!!" she gushes in a newest blog post on her official website.

"Let me just say before making this record, in some ways I felt like a lion locked in a cage...I felt like a girl misunderstood that no one really knew, I felt like it was time to stop making excuses for any part of my life that I wanted to change. Once I made that choice I became a Girl on Fire, the lion broke free!!" she explains.
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'The Glee Project' Season 2 Winner Is Blake Jenner


August 15, 2012 03:36:27 GMT

Blake Jenner has secured a role in the fourth season of "Glee" as he came out as the champion of "The Glee Project" season 2. In the episode aired Tuesday night, August 14, he managed to win the judges' favor after competing in a series of tasks with two other finalists Ali Stroker and Aylin Bayramoglu.

Blake, Ali and Aylin teamed up for the Final Homework Assignment in which they had to cover "You Can't Stop the Beat" from "Hairspray" movie. Guest mentor Chris Colfer praised each of the contestants' prominent skills and he declared all three of them as the winners in this challenge.
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Sheryl Crow Granted Restraining Order Against 'Dangerous' Male Stalker

August 15, 2012 03:34:02 GMT

Sheryl Crow can breathe a sigh of relief for now. After an hour-long hearing, Superior Court Judge James Hahn granted the country/pop rock singer a three-year restraining order against Philip Gordon Sparks who launched expletive-laden rants about her and threatened to shoot her.

"This statement was obviously extremely alarming to me," Sheryl said in her filing, adding that it was "clear to [her] that he was deeply disturbed because his posts were delusional, rambling, filled with profanity and laced with angry rants." A psychiatrist agreed that Philip was "imminently dangerous."
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Jordin Sparks, Tika Sumpter and Carmen Ejogo Stun at 'Sparkle' Premiere

August 15, 2012 03:33:39 GMT

A few days before it opens in cinemas Stateside, "Sparkle" threw its premiere in New York on Tuesday night, August 14. Held at the Tribeca Grand Hotel, the special screening event was attended by the motown drama's beautiful leading actresses Jordin Sparks, Tika Sumpter and Carmen Ejogo.

Jordin stole the limelight with her gorgeous look in a skin-tight mini red dress. Showing off her slim figure, the "American Idol" alum finished off her look with matching daring red heels and diamond jewelries. She also looked fresh with her black-and-red ombre locks.
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Robert Pattinson: It's Sweet to Have People Worrying About You

August 15, 2012 02:48:50 GMT

Robert Pattinson continues his "Cosmopolis" promo tour after having an interview on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart". Although he doesn't address his breakup with Kristen Stewart, he's willing to share what it feels like to have millions of people worrying about him and hoping he's OK.

"I guess if people think they're worried about you, it's sweet. It's kind of odd," Rob tells TIME. Director David Cronenberg adds, "They're reacting to what they think they know, but they don't know. And they have a huge investment in so many lives that they aren't connected with at all. Talk about a disconnect."
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Jodie Foster to Direct Showtime's Mob Drama 'Angie's Body'

August 15, 2012 02:42:30 GMT

Jodie Foster is going to lend her directing skill to new Showtime drama. The two-time Academy Award winner for Best Actress is attached to direct and executive produce a mob series "Angie's Body" for the premium cable channel.

Described as a "Sopranos"-like drama, the show revolves around "a shrewd, sexy and, when necessary, lethal woman who runs a family-based crime syndicate," Deadline reports. "Heroes" and "Jericho" scribe Rob Fresco provides the script and will serve as executive producer alongside Foster and Russ Krasnoff.
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Universal Drops Kristen Stewart Out of 'Snow White and the Huntsman' Sequel

August 15, 2012 02:32:56 GMT

After they were caught cheating, Kristen Stewart and director Rupert Sanders likely won't work together again in the "Snow White and the Huntsman" sequel. The Hollywood Reporter has broken the news that Universal Pictures has decided to shelf the planned sequel and dropped Kristen out of the franchise.

As a replacement to the scrapped sequel, Universal planned to make a sort of spin-off movie which focuses on Chris Hemsworth's Huntsman. According to Los Angeles Times, the studio said that Kristen "could still be a character in that film." An insider additionally revealed that director Rupert might still be attached to helm the Huntsman movie.
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Confirmed, Missy Elliott and Timbaland NOT Featured in Aaliyah's Posthumous Album

August 15, 2012 02:00:55 GMT

It's official, Missy Elliott and Timbaland will not be involved in Aaliyah's posthumous album, which is produced by Drake. Contrary to Blackguard Records' previous statement that the two artists would be featured in the record, a representative for Missy claims that "it is not the case."

"Although Missy and Timbaland always strive to keep the memory of their close friend alive, we have not been contacted about the project nor are there any plans at this time to participate," so the rep, Mona Scott-Young, says in a press release obtained by Billboard.
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Video Premiere: Brandy's 'Put It Down' Feat. Chris Brown

August 15, 2012 02:00:53 GMT

After sharing the sneak peek, Brandy has finally debuted a music video for her single "Put It Down" for fans' viewing pleasure. The clip features her collaborator Chris Brown, and the two are seen flirting with each other while singing on the hood of a white Ferrari.

Both the "It All Belongs to Me" singer and the "Look at Me Now" hitmaker occasionally show their moves while the background switches from a dark night to a colorful wall. Breezy, who dons a denim overall in most of his scenes, later goes shirtless as he spits the rapping part.
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Rashida Jones Apologizes to John Travolta for Urging Him to Come Out


August 15, 2012 02:00:28 GMT

Rashida Jones regretted her statement that urged John Travolta to come out. "Made a thoughtless comment about John Travolta. I sincerely apologize. Nobody's personal life is my business," the actress tweeted.

Jones talked about Travolta when she and scribe Will McCormack did an interview with SpinningPlatters. The topic turned from her new romcom "Celeste and Jesse Forever" to discussion about closeted stars.
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Sylvester Stallone Talks About His Grief Over Son's Death: It's Very Tough

August 15, 2012 01:33:42 GMT

Sylvester Stallone talked for the very first time about coping with his son Sage's tragic death. When coming to "Good Morning America" on August 14 to promote his new movie "The Expendables 2", he said, "It's tough. It's very very tough."

The action movie veteran continued, "But if you have good friends and your family's support, it's just something that's a horrible situation but ... hopefully it will heal and you try to get through it but it's something that is a reality in life."
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Kate Hudson Shows Passionate Move in New 'Glee' Photo

August 15, 2012 01:23:37 GMT

Kate Hudson heats up the dance floor in a new photo from "Glee" season 4. The "Bride Wars" beauty has her leg upped as she is pictured teaming up with an actor for what seems to be a passionate dance. "From FOX: Kate Hudson in action," so creator Ryan Murphy wrote in a caption of the image he posted on Twitter.

The blonde actress is cast in a recurring role as Rachel's dance teacher at NYADA. Speaking about her character's interaction with Hudson's, Lea Michele once said, "Dance is not Rachel's strong point, but as a freshman it's a requirement class she has to take. It will put Rachel in a very vulnerable place, stuck with a teacher [Hudson] who doesn't make it easy for her."
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Robert Pattinson Cast as Lawrence of Arabia in 'Queen of the Desert'

August 15, 2012 01:15:25 GMT

Robert Pattinson has scored his first big screen role amid his headline-grabbing romance woe with Kristen Stewart. The Edward Cullen of the "Twilight Saga" film series has just snatched a part in Werner Herzog's indie pic "Queen of the Desert", Variety reports.

The British heartthrob, who will soon be seen in David Cronenber's "Cosmopolis", is tapped to tackle the role of T.E. Lawrence. He's a British Army officer famously known as Lawrence of Arabia and is a good friend to notable English writer Gertrude Bell. Together, the two helped establish the Hashemite dynasties in Jordan and Iraq.
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Kim Kardashian Makes Cameo With Kanye West in DJ Khaled's Video

August 14, 2012 19:38:23 GMT

Kim Kardashian made a brief cameo in DJ Khaled's music video for "I Wish You Would" which features her boyfriend Kanye West. Wearing a hoodie, the reality star walked with Kanye as he rapped, "And I'll admit, I fell in love with Kim / 'Round the same time she had fell in love with him."

Kanye was referring to Kardashian's ex-husband Kris Humphries in the lyrics. Her cameo managed to go under the radar as the clip was shot in Miami last month with Hype Williams on the director's chair. The video was supported also by Rick Ross.
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Lady GaGa Appears Naked in New Video Ad for 'Fame' Perfume

August 14, 2012 19:21:32 GMT

Lady GaGa released a 30-second spot for her new perfume, Fame. Directed by Steven Klein, the ad is dark in its theme and features GaGa as the naked giant with little men climbing her body. YouTube has flagged the video as "inappropriate" and requested age confirmation for each view.

The previous ad for the fragrance did not feature GaGa at all. Instead, it shows how the black perfume is created in The Haus Laboratories in Paris and states that "black like the soul of fame but invisible once airborne." In the print ad, GaGa shows off her naked body, covered in places by little men.
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Scotty McCreery Fell Off Stage and Joked About It

August 14, 2012 18:55:01 GMT

"American Idol" season 10 winner Scotty McCreery proved himself a professional when a mishap happened on-stage. McCreery fell off the stage while performing at the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Friday, August 10 night in Bethel, NY but managed to joke about it.

"Dagum @BradPaisley pranked me again ...he narrowed up the stage on me for my last song," the 18-year-old singer tweeted after falling off stage to the audience. He was singing Travis Tritt's "T-R-O-U-B-L-E" as Brad Paisley's opening act when the incident happened.
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Olympic Medalist Ryan Lochte Scores Guest Starring Role on '90210'

August 14, 2012 18:27:23 GMT

The London Olympic may have ended but Ryan Lochte is still getting more screen time. CBS Television Studios announced in a press release that the gold medalist will make his acting debut on CW's "90210".

Lochte may not have to look to far to study his character for the swimmer is playing himself. He has been cast as guest at a resort where Naomi and Max are staying to strengthen their relationship. The episode will air Monday, October 29.
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'Welcome Back, Kotter' Star Ron Palillo Died of Heart Attack

August 14, 2012 17:58:19 GMT

Ron Palillo, famous for playing Arnold Horshack in 1970s popular sitcom "Welcome Back, Kotter", has died on Tuesday, August 14 morning at his home near Palm Beach, Florida. TMZ reported that someone close to the 63-year-old actor said he suffered heart attack and it was very unexpected.

Palillo's longtime partner Joseph Gramm found his body at around 4 A.M. and immediately called ambulance. Palillo was rushed to the hospital in which he was pronounced dead. One of Palillo's colleagues at G-Star School of the Arts said the actor appeared to be in good health but he was a heavy smoker.
 
 
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