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August 22, 2012

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'American Horror Story: Asylum' New Teaser Sees a Screaming Patient

August 22, 2012 08:59:35 GMT


Another promo for "American Horror Story: Asylum" has been released to give more hints at what the story is about. The teaser features a white rose that is blooming and showing a screaming woman in the process. The woman is likely a patient at a mental institution since she is wearing a straight jacket.

Recently, a third promo video was debuted capturing a shot of a man floating in a bathtub. The first and second teaser, meanwhile, show a nun leaving a body trail while walking into the woods and a nun carrying a blue coat respectively.
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Audio: Slaughterhouse's 'Throw That' Feat. Eminem

August 22, 2012 08:57:34 GMT


Teaming up with Eminem, Slaughterhouse have premiered their new track called "Throw That". Produced by T-Minus, the bouncy track has Joe Budden, Crooked I, Royce da 5'9" and Joell Ortiz rapping about wanting a lady to "throw that" at a party.

Slaughterhouse's label boss, Slim Shady, can be heard spitting over the hook, "She strips, to get tips/ Those lips and those childbearing hips/ I'll throw this, I'll throw this d**k on you girl (girl)/ I'll throw this, I'll throw this d**k on you girl (girl)/ Gonna make you feel me, gonna shake this building till I make you spill drinks/ Girl, this whole building is probably filled with little dingalings/ But not me, I- I throw this d**k on you girl."
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Video Premiere: Marilyn Manson's 'Slo-Mo-Tion'

August 22, 2012 08:41:46 GMT


Marilyn Manson gets explicit and dark in a music video for his newest single "Slo-Mo-Tion". Staying true to the title, the rocker fills the video with slow-motion scenes. NSFW footage of topless females and other offensive imageries are included as well.

"Slo-Mo-Tion" was recorded for Manson's eighth full-length studio album titled "Born Villain", which has peaked at No. 10 on Billboard Hot 200 since being released May this year. Its newly-released music video was directed by Manson himself.
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'Arrow' Casts Oliver Queen's Love Interest, The Huntress


August 22, 2012 08:26:30 GMT


Another DC Comics character is going to be brought to life on "Arrow". The forthcoming series has cast Aussie TV star Jessica De Gouw for a multi-episode arc as Helena Bertinelli a.k.a. The Huntress. She will first appear in the sixth episode.

In DC universe, Helena is more closely associated with Batman instead of Green Arrow. She was born into one of Gotham City's most prominent Mafia families and later becomes The Huntress to avenge the death of her family.
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Tony Scott's Suicide: Eyewitness Says He Looked Nervous Before Fatal Jump

August 22, 2012 08:02:58 GMT


Moments before Tony Scott jumped to his death were revealed by an eyewitness. David Silva, who was a passenger of a car on the Vincent Thomas Bridge, told Los Angeles Times that the director "was on the roadway close to the fence looking around. He was looking around and fumbling with something at his feet. He looked nervous."

David said the "Top Gun" director donned a sporty orange-and-gray attire with shorts. "He was very methodical. He knew what he planned to do," he remembered. "He looked very fit. I cannot imagine that someone in his position would do something like that." He continued, "I thought it was some extreme sports guy."
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New 'End of Watch' Trailer Centers on Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Pena's Bromance

August 22, 2012 08:00:36 GMT


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"End of Watch" has debuted a brand new trailer. Highlighting the bromance between Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Pena, the promotional video is packed with violent scenes involving the two when they are on duty as Los Angeles police officers. Additionally, they are featured having some buddy time while discussing the importance of having a family.

A powerful story of family, friendship, love, honor and courage, "End Of Watch" stars Jake and Michael as young police officers Taylor and Zavala respectively. Together, they patrol the city's meanest streets of south central Los Angeles.
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'Pretty Little Liars' 3.12 Preview: The Biggest Betrayal


August 22, 2012 07:37:06 GMT


"Pretty Little Liars" is airing its midseason finale next week and a preview for the episode hints that someone close to the Liars will betray them. With Garrett's trial for Maya's murder starting, the town of Rosewood has become a media spectacle but Spencer thinks Garrett didn't kill Maya.

Spencer confronts Paige in another scene, and Emily looks disturbed about the fact that the girls lie to one another. Mona manages to get out of the mental institution by dressing as a nurse, the girls are waiting for "A" at a graveyard, and Hanna says their secrets begin to tear them apart.
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Lindsay Lohan Flies to N.Y. After Questioned by Cops in Jewelry Theft


August 22, 2012 07:22:12 GMT


Lindsay Lohan jetted out of Los Angeles after she was questioned by police in an alleged home robbery. The "Liz & Dick" actress was spotted at LAX catching a flight to New York where her mother Dina resides.

LiLo landed in hot water once again when expensive watches and sunglasses were reported missing by the owner of the house she's sleeping over the weekend. She, along with everyone in the house, was questioned by the cops.
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Gerard Butler Confirms He Won't Return as Leonidas in '300: Battle of Artemisia'

August 22, 2012 07:07:34 GMT


It's official, Gerard Butler would not take part in "300: Battle of Artemisia". The actor playing King Leonidas in 2007's "300" has stated that he wouldn't reprise his role despite the fact that he'd previously expressed interest in the forthcoming film should the timing and the script be right.

Confirming his departure from the epic film franchise, Butler told MTV News, "Oh, yeah, I'm not doing it." Still, the "Chasing Mavericks" star wished the upcoming film all the best, stating, "They're filming [the '300' sequel] right now. I wish them the best, but it didn't [work out]. It wasn't really my thing."
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Phillip Phillips Debuts New Song 'Take Me Away'

August 22, 2012 06:45:28 GMT


Phillip Phillips has just unveiled his new original song "Take Me Away". During the Mix 106.1 radio event in Philadelphia on Tuesday, August 21, the Georgia-born singer/songwriter performed the slow-tempo tune in an acoustic set with him and another man playing a guitar each.

"Won't you take me from the clouds buried in grey/ All the colors are mixing in my head/ I can't see which way/ Only see you out of thousands coming my way/ You're all I want to see/ All I want to touch and feel in every way," so he belted out the song.
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Plot Details of 'Dumb and Dumber' Sequel Revealed

August 22, 2012 06:39:57 GMT


What would Harry and Lloyd become when they reunite in "Dumb and Dumber" sequel? According to director Bobby Farrelly, after twenty years, the dim-witted duo is "still basically children at heart." Moreover, he revealed that one of the pair could be a dad in the upcoming sequel.

Discussing the film with Digital Spy, Bobby opened up about the planned plot for the untitled Dumb and Dumber sequel. "I can tell you that there is no growth out of either one of them and it's 20 years later," he said.
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Liberty Ross Hints at Freedom Post Kristen Stewart Scandal

August 22, 2012 06:34:42 GMT


Although staying quiet on the scandal between her husband Rupert Sanders and actress Kristen Stewart, Liberty Ross lets her fans know how she feels at the moment. In her Vogue U.K. blog post, she posts a picture of an eagle spreading its wings and soaring in the sky.

The picture has no caption, but readers are happy to fill in with words of encouragements. "Fly free, beautiful woman. Have no fear. Better things await," one comments. "Soar above Be free. Love yourself For you are always free. And perfect in every way," another posts.
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Justin Bieber to Visit 'The Simpsons'

August 22, 2012 06:04:34 GMT


Justin Bieber will lend his voice to "The Simpsons". The Canadian pop sensation spilled the beans of his upcoming appearance on the FOX animated comedy as tweeting, "just did a voice over for the SIMPSONS!!! #swaggy."

The tweet has apparently been deleted, but "Simpsons" executive producer Al Jean confirms The Biebs will play himself on the show. "It's a cameo," he tells Entertainment Weekly, "but all of his fans should watch every minute of the show, before and after he's on."
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Nicole Kidman to Receive Special Honor at New York Film Festival 2012

August 22, 2012 04:45:12 GMT


Nicole Kidman is about to add more award on her resume. The Oscar-winning actress is set to be honored with a gala tribute during the 50th Annual New York Film Festival on October 3, the Film Society of Lincoln Center has announced. Her latest movie "The Paperboy" is also included in the festival's main slate.

Of why the NYFF chose Kidman as the honoree, the festival director Richard Pena said, "Nicole Kidman is one of film's finest contemporary actresses." He went on praising the Australian actress for her performances in several critically-acclaimed feature films.
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Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes Officially Divorced

August 22, 2012 04:38:28 GMT


Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes are officially back on the market again. The parents of 6-year-old Suri get their divorce papers signed off by judge just a month and a half after the actress submitted her filing for legal separation from the actor.

A source tells E! News that the "Top Gun" actor is relieved that the proceedings are finally over. "Tom is very happy and relieved that he is moving forward," the source testifies. "His priority is being a good father and this settlement will make sure that continues."
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Video: Jay Leno Takes a Jab at NBC Over Reduced Budget on 'Tonight Show'

August 22, 2012 04:37:53 GMT


Jay Leno made jokes about NBC and its parent company Comcast's decision to reduce his late-night show's budget on a Monday, August 20 episode of "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno". "Welcome to 'The Tonight Show', or as Comcast calls us 'The Expendables'," he opened his monologue.

He continued addressing the situation, "As you may have heard, our parent company has downsized 'The Tonight Show'. And we've consistently been No. 1 in the ratings. And if you know anything about our network, that kind of thing is frowned upon around here."
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Taylor Swift Will Sing at 2012 MTV VMAs, Jokes About New Single in Promo

August 22, 2012 04:09:45 GMT


Taylor Swift is set to be one of the performers at the 29th annual MTV Video Music Awards. She is expected to showcase her brand new single "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together". In a newly-released promo video, she responds to one question about who the mystery guy in the song is.

Sitting on a couch while strumming her guitar, Taylor is confronted by Kevin Hart who barges in the room and demands answer as to why she sings about him in her latest song. "This isn't about you at all," she replies. "I met you like one time two years ago. For like, five minutes."
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Report: John Travolta Joins Steve Pink's 'The Toxic Avenger' Reboot

August 22, 2012 04:06:12 GMT


Would John Travolta star in "The Toxic Avenger" remake? Words have run rampant on the Internet that the "Savages" actor has snatched a role in the Steve Pink-directed action comedy project. The rumor was first sparked by It's on the Grid, which attached Travolta's name in the cast ensemble of the reboot.

It was later speculated that the Vincent Vega of "Pulp Fiction" was cast as the titular mop-wielding radioactive superhero. While there are no official words from the thesp's camp, Variety's Jeff Sneider has clarified that the 58-year-old star was indeed circling a role in the film but not as the titular character.
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Kanye West Is in Talks for 'American Idol', Mariah Carey Wants Lenny Kravitz

August 22, 2012 03:52:01 GMT


Kanye West has joined the mix of possible "American Idol" judge. The boyfriend of reality star Kim Kardashian has reportedly expressed interest to join the reality singing competition and is said to be currently negotiating with producers to fill one of the vacant spots.

The "Heartless" hitmaker is allegedly offered at least the same amount Mariah Carey receives ($18 million a year). However, the rapper is still "on the fence" about taking the job because he's not sure if the show suits him, so TMZ says.
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One Direction's Zayn Malik Quits Twitter


August 22, 2012 03:29:52 GMT


Zayn Malik says goodbye to his five-million followers as he shuts down his account on Twitter. The One Direction member deactivates his profile, @zaynmalik, because he's fed up with nasty backlashes he receives from haters on the micro-blogging site.

"The reason i don't tweet as much as i use to, is because I'm sick of all the useless opinions and hate that i get daily goodbye twitter :)," he explains before closing his account. "My fans that have something nice to say can tweet me on the one direction account , :) x."
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Golden Globes 2013 to Be Held Two Days Before Oscar Nominations Revealed

August 22, 2012 03:24:59 GMT


The date for the 2013 Golden Globe Awards has been officially set. On Tuesday, August 21, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced that the 70th edition of the prestigious prize-giving event for film and television has been scheduled to take place on Sunday, January 13.

To be held at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, the show will air live on NBC at 5 P.M. PT/ 8 P.M. ET, just two days before the 2013 Academy Awards announces its nominations. As for the Golden Globe nominees, they will be revealed on Thursday, December 13 at 8 A.M. EST. The deadline for the submission is November 2, while the deadline for nominations ballots to be sent to HFPA members is November 29.
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Chris Brown and Drake Facing Another Lawsuit in Bar-Brawl Case


August 22, 2012 02:55:51 GMT


The bar brawl between Chris Brown's entourage and Drake's is snow-balling into multiple lawsuits. Some sue the club, others target the two artists, and the latest suit filed by a male model who sustained "severe personal injuries" in the bottle-hurling fight names them all defendants.

In legal papers obtained by E! News, Romain Julien claims he suffers "glass-caused lacerations, injury to his right hand, including a severed tendon." He has to go under the knife to fix the tendon, will require future medical attention and now has limited use of his right arm.
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Kelly Ripa's New 'Live!' Co-Host Is Reportedly Michael Strahan

August 22, 2012 02:50:29 GMT


The new permanent co-host of "Live! with Kelly" has allegedly been unveiled. Following announcement that Regis Philbin's replacement would be introduced during a September 4 broadcast of the show, words now run rampant that Michael Strahan is the one who nabs the job.

The news was first brought to attention by Broadcasting & Cable, which cited multiple people with knowledge of the situation as their sources. An unnamed executive at producer Disney ABC Television Group later confirmed to USA Today that the former New York Giants player is indeed Kelly Ripa's new partner.
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Audio: Brandy's New Emotional Song 'Wildest Dreams'

August 22, 2012 02:50:06 GMT


Building the anticipation to the release of her upcoming studio effort "Two Eleven", Brandy unveils her latest song "Wildest Dreams". Serving as the second single of the new album, the track is more of an R&B mid-tempo song which speaks about the singer who's losing out emotionally.

"Never in my wildest dreams did I think of somebody could care about me," so Brandy sings her heart out with her flawless voice. The song is written by Sean Garrett, who also co-wrote Chris Brown-assisted track "Put It Down".
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Mariah Carey Is Ring Girl in 'Triumphant' Video Ft. Rick Ross and Meek Mill

August 22, 2012 02:17:57 GMT


Mariah Carey takes Rick Ross and Meek Mill to a boxing match in a music video for "Triumphant (Get 'Em)". She appears as a ring girl in some scenes, but later takes the ring to perform her song. When she's not in the ring, the R&B diva joins Rozay and the crowd to cheer on Mill, who portrays a boxer in the game, from the audience seat.

"Triumphant" is the lead single lifted off Carey's upcoming fourteenth studio album which is still untitled. The clip accompanying the song was directed and produced by her husband Nick Cannon, and was filmed in New York City.
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Avril Lavigne Engaged to Nickelback's Chad Kroeger

August 22, 2012 02:17:31 GMT


Canadian rockers Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger are engaged to get married after quietly dating for six months. "He makes her so happy," a family source tells PEOPLE. "Both of their families could not be more excited."

The "Goodbye Lullaby" singer and the Nickelback lead singer started dating after he helped her co-write a song for her fifth studio album. "A romantic relationship blossomed as they spent time writing together," her friend says.
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Warner Bros. Develops 'Gladiator'-ish Movie About Pontius Pilate

August 22, 2012 01:51:30 GMT


A biblical movie about Pontius Pilate is officially in the works at Warner Bros. Pictures. The studio has obtained a script about "one of the most vilified figures in history" written by "Woman on Top" scribe Vera Blasi.

According to Deadline, the script of "Pontius Pilate" is presented in the vein of "Braveheart" and "Gladiator". It has the twists and unexpected turns that combine history, political maneuvering and storytelling inventions.
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Prince Harry Races Ryan Lochte, Gets Naked in Game of Strip Pool


August 22, 2012 01:36:39 GMT


Prince Harry had a wild Las Vegas romp earlier this week. The third-in-line to the U.K. throne jumped into a pool to race Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte. When he's not taking a royal dip, the Prince played a game of strip billiards with some female guests in his VIP hotel suite.

In a New York Daily News video capturing the swim race, a shirtless Harry jumped into the XS Nightclub pool of Wynn hotel with his jeans on. Ryan, who wore a white t-shirt, counted to three with his hand before they raced in the breaststroke race while some bikini babes looked on.
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'The Office' to Wrap Up After Nine Seasons With Artistic and Cool Ending

August 22, 2012 01:30:34 GMT


The upcoming ninth season will be the swan song for "The Office". It has been officially announced that the mockumentary, which is adapted from Ricky Gervais' British comedy series of the same title, will end its run after nine seasons.

"This year feels like the last chance to really go out together and make an artistic ending for the show that pays off a lot of the stuff that matters most to fans," original showrunner (season 1-5) Greg Daniels told reporters during a conference call on Tuesday, August 21. "This will be the last season of The Office. And we're planning a very big exciting last season.... The end should be pretty cool."
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'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' to Challenge 'Leno' and 'Letterman' at 11.35 P.M.

August 21, 2012 18:55:34 GMT


After ten years, "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" is ready to give "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" and "Late Show with David Letterman" some competition. The midnight talk show will be moved to 11.35 P.M. in January next year, prompting "Nightline" to shift an hour later to 12:35 A.M.

"Given the passionate fan base Jimmy Kimmel Live has built over the past decade, and the show's ratings and creative momentum this season, the time is right to make this move," said Anne Sweeney, president of Disney ABC Television Group, in a statement.
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'Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs' Sequel Announces Voice Cast

August 21, 2012 18:37:05 GMT


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Sony Pictures Animation's "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs" sequel is on track for the February 7, 2014 release. The voice talents of "Cloudy 2: Revenge of the Leftovers" have been announced to include as well Terry Crews in addition of the first movie's voice cast.

Crews, star of "The Expendables 2", is to play a cop in the town of Swallow Falls, THR reported. That said, Mr. T will not be featured as the tough cop, Earl Deveraux, in the new movie. Also new to the list is Kristen Schaal who plays "highly evolved orangutan with a human brain, who is also devious, manipulative and likes to wear lipstick".
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Rep Confirms Hilary Swank Has Split From Longtime Boyfriend

August 21, 2012 17:53:50 GMT


Hilary Swank is back on the single saddle. The two-time Oscar winner has not been with boyfriend of five years and her agent, John Campisi, since May, a representative of the actress told E! News. No other details were released.

Swank began dating Campisi seven months after her divorce from actor Chad Lowe was announced in May 2006. Throughout the relationship, Swank has grown closer to Campisi's nine-year-old son Sam from his former marriage of 11 years to Kirsten Campisi.
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Green Day Promote New Song Through 'Angry Birds Friends'

August 21, 2012 17:37:25 GMT


Green Day fans who also spend hours playing Angry Birds may take the band's latest news gleefully. Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt and Tre Cool are featured in the game's new edition, "Angry Birds Friends", to promote the first of their upcoming trilogy album.

The band members are transformed into the evil pigs who resemble their image in new 10 levels that have "rock" touches. Through the game, fans will be able to unlock the band's new song "Troublemaker" which is lifted from their September 25 release, "Uno!".
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Director Tony Scott's Brain Cancer Report Debunked

August 21, 2012 17:13:51 GMT


The reason director Tony Scott ended his own life is still a mystery as the report that he was suffering from a brain damage was squashed. The "Top Gun" director's family has told Chief Coroner Craig Harvey via LA Times that "it is incorrect that he has inoperable brain cancer".

Report of the deadly disease first came from ABC News, which has now changed the headline of the original story to "Tony Scott Brain Cancer Report Appears in Doubt". The revised story quoted L.A. County Assistant Chief Coroner Ed Winter as saying that the family was not aware that Scott had cancer.
 
 
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