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August 30, 2012

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Video Premiere: will.i.am's 'Hoola Hoop' Ft. Nicole Scherzinger

August 30, 2012 09:44:35 GMT


will.i.am's "Hoola Hoop" music video leaks, featuring Nicole Scherzinger. The ex-member of The Pussycat Dolls swings and dances, moving her sexy body to correspond to the beat of the song and set the mood in a heavy vibration.

The video starts with two masked guys appearing in the picture bubbling words in a baritone voice. It's a showcase of vibrant psychedelic 70-ish looks with colorful backgrounds and the main star will.i.am strutting his stuff in a cowboy outfit.
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Michelle Obama Featured as Topless Slave in Magazine Cover


August 30, 2012 09:21:06 GMT


Michelle Obama is undressed in a jaw-dropping picture gracing the front page of a Spanish magazine. The face of the U.S. First Lady is superimposed by artist Karine Percheron-Daniels onto Marie-Guillemine Benoist's "Portrait d'une negresse" painting.

The altered portrait depicts Michelle as a 19th century French slave wearing a white headdress and a white gown that exposes one of her nipples. In a cover story inside the magazine, she was called "gran mujer" or a great woman for successfully winning the hearts of American people.
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First Trailer for Shia LaBeouf and Robert Redford's 'The Company You Keep'

August 30, 2012 09:13:15 GMT


The 2012 Toronto International Film Festival has just unleashed the first ever trailer for "The Company You Keep". Packed with intense scenes, the video highlights Shia LaBeouf's ambition to uncover the past and the identity of Robert Redford's character.

The drama follows a former Weather Underground militant who's wanted by the FBI for 30 years. He must go on the run when his true identity is exposed by a young, ambitious reporter hell-bent on making a name for himself. Redford plays the former radical at the center of this nationwide manhunt and LaBeouf tackles the part of the determined journalist doggedly chasing him and his story.
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First Teaser of Cinemax's 'Banshee' From 'True Blood' Creator

August 30, 2012 08:55:03 GMT


Cinemax has given a glimpse of its new show "Banshee" by debuting the first teaser. The short preview doesn't give a hint about the plot details, but it teases some action-packed scenes. "How can one town have so many scumbags?" says a female character in the video.

The series is set in Banshee, Pennsylvania, a small town in the heart of Amish country, where an ex-convict and master thief assumes the identity of the sheriff. He imposes his own brand of justice while also cooking up plans that serve his own interests, even though he's being hunted by the shadowy gangsters he had betrayed years earlier.
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One Direction Name Their New Album 'Take Me Home'

August 30, 2012 08:39:46 GMT


The title of One Direction's new studio album is revealed. One of the boys Louis Tomlinson tweets, "So pleased to tell you that our new album is called 'take me home' can't wait for you to hear it! More news soooon!"

For months now, the 3rd placers of 2010's "The X Factor" have been busy preparing the follow-up to their's hit maiden album "Up All Night". The deluxe edition is expected to consist of 12 tracks and four videos.
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Original Creator Calls 'Ninja Turtles' Reboot Script 'So Fundamentally Flawed'

August 30, 2012 08:39:45 GMT


Michael Bay-produced "Ninja Turtles" remake has once again grabbed the attention following the leak of its script a few days ago. A host of rabid "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" fans soon poured negative comments and reviews on the leaked screenplay. Among those who dissed the concept of the reboot film was none other than the original "TMNT" co-creator Peter Laird.

Taking to his personal blog to chat with a fan, Laird wrote, "I think the script I read is so fundamentally flawed, and -more to the point- so NOT a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie, that trying to make piecemeal changes to it in an effort to make it into something halfway decent is probably a fool's errand."
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Brian Gerber, Producer of Leonardo DiCaprio Movie, Found Dead in Apparent Suicide

August 30, 2012 08:13:12 GMT


Brian Gerber was found dead in the Angeles National Forest, a few days after reported missing by his family. The producer once worked with Leonardo DiCaprio in "The 11th Hour", a 2007 documentary movie about global warming.

Before Brian went missing, his family claimed he was stressed out and thought about driving his car off a cliff. His body was recovered in the Angeles Crest Highway Wednesday morning, August 29. According to L.A. Times, a suicide note was found nearby.
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'Wipeout' Will Return for a Sixth Season With Jill Wagner


August 30, 2012 08:01:22 GMT


ABC has ordered a sixth season of its reality series "Wipeout" for a 2012-2013 television season. The upcoming installment will include a 100th episode for the game show and also see Jill Wagner returning to her position as on-location presenter after Vanessa Minnillo replaced her in season 5.

"I'm thrilled that we will hit a major milestone in our sixth season, our 100th episode," executive producer Matt Kunitz says when announcing the renewal. "We'll be celebrating all season long with brand new over-the-top courses and the return of Jill Wagner to the 'Wipeout' family."
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Michael Douglas to Play Ronald Reagan in Ridley Scott's 'Reykjavik'

August 30, 2012 07:40:22 GMT


Michael Douglas is famously known as a liberal actor, but he's about to play a very conservative iconic figure in his next movie. Per The Hollywood Reporter, the husband of Catherine Zeta-Jones is set to star as the 40th president of the United States, Ronald Reagan, in Ridley Scott-produced political drama "Reykjavik".

The casting news is rather surprising since Douglas is well known as an active Democratic fundraiser. The movie itself is currently courting "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" helmer Mike Newell to take the directing duty. Previously, it was Ridley Scott himself who was mentioned as the possible director.
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Britney Spears Gives Awkward Comment in New 'X Factor' Promo

August 30, 2012 07:25:52 GMT


Britney Spears gets the highlight in a new promo of "The X Factor (US)" season 2. Showing the "Womanizer" songstress giving nice as well as harsh comments to the contestants, the video also captures her in an awkward moment when she unwittingly flirts with a male singer.

"You have a really nice soothing sound and I wish you could wake me up in the morning," she praises the contestant. She quickly adds, "Singing!," but is nonetheless left blushing with her flirty statement. Her fellow judge Demi Lovato breaks into laughs, while Simon Cowell quips, "Awkward."
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Kris Humphries Denies He Gave Herpes to a Woman Suing Him

August 30, 2012 07:17:30 GMT


Kris Humphries is sued by a woman for allegedly giving her herpes after having sex without condom, but he insists he's STD-free. His representative says in a statement that the basketball star is "100 percent sure she did not contract [herpes] from him."

Kayla Goldberg claims in her suit that she met Kris at the Newsroom cafe in Los Angeles in August 2010 before he dated Kim Kardashian. After a lot of flirting, they went to his hotel room and were engaged in sexual activities many times including oral.
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Taylor Swift's 'We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together' Video Teaser

August 30, 2012 06:56:18 GMT


Taylor Swift gives a 14-second sneak peak of her Declan Whitebloom-directed music video for single "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together". Instead of soaking around and crying over a whacked ex-boyfriend, she invites a bunch of friends to get crazy in her house party.

Taylor is clad in a typical country dress covered with white yellow flowers. Having her hair in a ponytail and sporting her signature red lipstick, she bounces around and throws her hand in the air in a super-crowded room. The full story of her party will unfold when the video premieres on August 30.
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Selena Gomez Is Rebellious Daughter in First 'Hotel Transylvania' Clip

August 30, 2012 06:26:20 GMT


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"Hotel Transylvania" has just dropped its first clip. Featuring Selena Gomez's and Adam Sandler's characters, it sees Gomez's Mavis celebrating her 118th birthday in her locked-up room. For a birthday present, she begs her dad Dracula to allow her explore the world outside their hidden castle.

Mavis keeps on whining and moaning to her over-protective dad until she doesn't realize that her bloodsucker dad actually says "yes." Happy to know that her father agrees to let her go, she spontaneously jumps into the air and hugs her dad tightly.
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Elena Gets Locked Up in New Photo of 'Vampire Diaries' Season 4

August 30, 2012 06:19:42 GMT


The first look at Elena after she's transformed into a vampire has made its way out online. A new photo from "The Vampire Diaries" season 4 features the Mystic Falls beauty, who seems to be not in her best condition, being locked up.

"She doesn't want to eat people, so she's hungry and moody," Nina Dobrev tells TV Guide about her character. Though Stefan and Damon will be there to help Elena adjust to her new life, executive producer Julie Plec teases, "We're going to worry about her a bit."
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'America's Got Talent' Picks Three Finalists of Season 7

August 30, 2012 05:03:52 GMT


Three out of twelve acts who competed in the first round of "America's Got Talent" season 7 semifinals are moving forward to the finals. Nick Cannon announced the top four first, but not before talk-show host Steve Harvey took the stage.

Standing on stage alongside Turf and The Scott Brothers, Joe Castillo was the first to be named the top four act. William Close, Todd Oliver and his dog Irving, as well as Tom Cotter followed next, while the likes of Andrew De Leon, Academy of Villains and Eric Dittelman had to bury their hope to win the grand prize that night.
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Adele Sparks Wedding Rumor After Flashing Bling on Her Left Ring Finger

August 30, 2012 04:53:38 GMT


Did Adele secretly marry her baby daddy Simon Konecki? A picture on the cover of Life & Style's latest issue shows the British pop sensation showing off what looks like a gold ring on her left ring finger, sparking rumor that the couple who is expecting their first child together has eloped.

"Adele and Simon managed to keep the baby news a secret for so long that there are rumors they've already gotten married, too," an insider reveals to the publication. "She's an old-fashioned girl and can't wait to be part of a family unit. She just wants to focus on the baby and the man she loves."
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Trey Songz Scores First No. 1 Album on Hot 200 With 'Chapter V'


August 30, 2012 04:41:42 GMT


R&B singer Trey Songz is getting the hype on his music career as Nielsen Soundscan announces that his latest creation "Chapter V" lands at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 200 with 135,000 units sold. He has every reason to celebrate right now since it marks his first-ever chart topper on the list.

It's Trey's fifth full-length studio album following his 2010's "Passion, Pain & Pleasure" which peaked at number 2 with 40,000 units sold upon its debut. It was a close fight against Linkin Park's "A Thousand Suns". The rock band won the race to the top spot by one thousand copies only.
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Matthew McConaughey Reveals Extremely Gaunt Look for New Movie Role

August 30, 2012 04:39:53 GMT


After baring his killer guns and abs in "Magic Mike", Matthew McConaughey will show a very drastic physical transformation for his upcoming film. The actor, who's been busy filming Martin Scorsese's "The Wolf of Wall Street", has undergone an extreme diet to portray an HIV/AIDS-infected man in true-story drama "The Dallas Buyer's Club".

McConaughey's latest transformation is revealed in a photo that has made its round online recently. In the picture taken on Tuesday, August 28, the "Killer Joe" actor looks very gaunt while stepping out solo in New York City, donning a plain white tee, flip flops and sunglasses.
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Lindsay Lohan Teased by Lady GaGa About Missing Jewelry


August 30, 2012 04:13:57 GMT


As soon as Lindsay Lohan is cleared of a robbery report involving missing valuable goods at a Los Angeles home, Lady GaGa reaches out to the actress to lighten the mood. The singer playfully teases that LiLo wears earrings which belong to the Mother Monster.

GaGa makes the joke in reference to a recent picture posted on LiLo's Twitter. "Me with my brother @mikelohan ready for dinner!" LiLo wrote along with a photo of her inside a car. "Ummmm are those my earrings??? this is awkward...:) kiss kiss chateau bunny," GaGa replies.
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'The Amazing Race 21' Cast Includes Former Megadeth Member and 'Beekman Boys' Stars

August 30, 2012 04:03:09 GMT


The eleven teams that will compete in the upcoming 21th season of "The Amazing Race" have been announced. Those who will travel in three continents and nine countries include heavy metal rocker James LoMenzo, who was a member of White Lion and Megadeth. He'll team up with his entertainment lawyer friend Mark Abbattista.

Also signing up for the journey, which spans 25,000 miles and includes visits to Indonesia, Bangladesh and the Netherlands, are Josh Kilmer-Purcell and Brent Ridge, who are known for their reality show "The Fabulous Beekman Boys", Chippendales dancers Jaymes Vaughan and James Davis, as well as a double-amputee snowboarder Amy Purdy.
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Global James Bond Day Announced as Part of 50th Anniversary Celebration

August 30, 2012 03:46:51 GMT


The world's most famous fictive spy, James Bond, is about to celebrate his 50th anniversary this year. As part of the celebration, EON Productions, MGM, Sony Pictures and 20th Century Fox announced the Global James Bond Day that will take place on October 5, which coincides the 50th anniversary of the first 007 film "Dr. No".

Bond Day itself is a "day-long series of events for Bond fans around the world." During the day, a never-before-seen Bond documentary called "Everything or Nothing: the Untold Story of 007" will also be released in selected countries.
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First Hilarious Red Band Trailer for Aubrey Plaza's 'To Do List'

August 30, 2012 03:04:32 GMT


Aubrey Plaza gushes about things to do on Valentine's Day in the first red band trailer for "The To Do List". The trailer focuses on Plaza who plays a 17-year-old who wants to learn about various sexual activities before she goes to college.

Despite presenting sexually explicit subjects, the trailer is wrapped in a hilarious way. At one point, nerdy-looking Plaza is seen making an awkward list about what kind of sex styles she wants to experience. She's also caught in the act by a little boy when having an "x-rated" activity on bed with a guy.
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Teen Bride Courtney Stodden Gets Porn Offers on 18th Birthday

August 30, 2012 03:03:01 GMT


Courtney Stodden, who infamously married "The X-Files" actor Doug Hutchison in Las Vegas when she was only 16, is entering adulthood after turning 18 on August 29. The teen bride woke up Wednesday morning to a lot of offers to do porn.

"I woke up this morning and I got flooded with a whole bunch of porn offers," Courtney confessed to TMZ in a phone call. "I'm free to put it all out there without any problems. I'm not going to say yes right now and I'm not going to say no."
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Ann Romney Offered a Role by 'Modern Family' Creator


August 30, 2012 03:02:17 GMT


Ann Romney has got an invite to visit her favorite show, "Modern Family". After learning that the former First Lady of Massachusetts loves watching the Emmy-winning comedy, co-creator Steve Levitan offers a role to Mitt Romney's wife, but not without criticizing her objection to gay marriage.

"Thrilled Ann Romney says ModFam is her favorite show," the director/writer tweeted in response to Ann's statement about her fondness for the show. "We'll offer her the role of officiant at Mitch & Cam's wedding. As soon as it's legal."
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Michael Keaton Officially Snatches Villain Role in 'RoboCop' Remake

August 30, 2012 02:24:48 GMT


The search for a new villain for "RoboCop" has come to its end. Deadline reports that Michael Keaton has snatched the antagonist role, which was previously dropped by Hugh Laurie.

Keaton is set to star as Raymond Sellars, the evil CEO of OmniCorp. The company itself is the one which creates RoboCop for its own gain. Taking the part of the titular cyborg is "The Killing" actor Joel Kinnaman.
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'American Horror Story: Asylum' Unveils First Look at Characters and New Teasers

August 30, 2012 02:05:13 GMT


"American Horror Story: Asylum" has shared the first look as well as details of its characters via Entertainment Weekly. Gracing the cover of the magazine's latest issue, Jessica Lange dresses in a habit to portray Sister Jude, who is described as a sadistic nun with a dark past that will resurface.

"If I were playing a straitlaced nun, start to finish, I can't say that would interest me too much," says the Emmy-winning actress who played Constance Langdon in the first season. "What's great are the extremes. To go from where she was and where she's getting to, that's what's going to be interesting."
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Michael Jackson's Children Celebrate His 54th Birthday With Fans in Gary

August 30, 2012 02:04:51 GMT


Paris Jackson and her two brothers Prince and Blanket flew to Gary, Indiana on August 29. They visited their father Michael Jackson's hometown to celebrate the day that would have been the late King of Pop's 54th birthday in a four-day celebration.

They were joined by their grandmother Katherine Jackson and cousin TJ Jackson, who currently share joint guardianship of them, and their aunt La Toya Jackson. A vigil was held on Wednesday evening at 2300 Jackson St. in the house where the family lived until 1969.
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Kate Hudson Stuns at 'Reluctant Fundamentalist' Premiere for Venice Film Festival Opening

August 30, 2012 01:35:00 GMT


The 69th annual Venice Film Festival was officially kicked off on Wednesday, August 29. Serving as the opener for the international-caliber event was Mira Nair's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist". The 9/11 drama held its world premiere at the Palazzo del Cinema with its leading actress Kate Hudson being the center of the spotlight.

Hudson became the belle of the ball with her flawless look in a champagne-colored lacy gown. She arranged her silky blond hair into an elegant updo and teamed her Atelier Versace dress with an Edie Parker clutch and Faberge jewelries.
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FX Picks Up 'Anger Management' for 90 More Episodes

August 29, 2012 18:38:48 GMT


Charlie Sheen is winning as it was announced that FX has picked up his comedy series "Anger Management" for 90 more episodes. This means the series hit its target and initial deal to meet certain, but unspecified ratings thresholds.

"We set a very high ratings bar that included some additional hurdles for Anger Management to earn its back-90 order and the series met and exceed those metrics," Chuck Saftler, executive VP of FX announced on Wednesday, August 29. "Bruce Helford has created a sitcom that works extremely well in our pre-10 p.m. programming lineup."
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Ryan Gosling Will Direct Christina Hendricks in His Debut

August 29, 2012 18:26:04 GMT


"How to Catch a Monster" will be Ryan Gosling's first foray into directing and writing. The 31-year-old actor will throw himself into the project which he also co-produces with Marc Platt and Adam Siegel of Marc Platt Productions, and Michel Litvak and David Lancaster of the Bold Films.

"I am very appreciative to Marc Platt, Adam Siegel and Bold Films for being so supportive and I look forward to making this film with all of them," Gosling said. Platt in return said, "We are thrilled to be producing Ryan Gosling's debut as a writer & director and continue our collaboration which began on 'Drive'. He has composed a beautifully haunting script and has a very clear vision of how he will bring it to life. His ability to draw audiences into his world as an actor will serve him well as a filmmaker."
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Holly Madison Is Pregnant With Her First Child

August 29, 2012 18:09:26 GMT


Former Playboy Playmate, Holly Madison, is pregnant with her first child. The 33-year-old was also surprised of how fast she fell pregnant after only dating her boyfriend, party promoter Pasquale Rotella, for nine months.

"I've always wanted to be a mom. But I thought it would take longer!" Madison told Us Weekly. Twelve weeks along, Madison has no difficulties in her pregnancy. "I've been lucky! No morning sickness, but I do get a little nauseous. It happens before my show, so I keep ginger ale backstage," she said. Madison is the star of Las Vegas burlesque revue, "Peepshow".
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'SNL' 38th Season Presents Seth MacFarlane, Frank Ocean, Muse, and More


August 29, 2012 17:55:23 GMT


NBC has announced that "Saturday Night Live" will be back for the 38th season on September 15 with funny guy Seth MacFarlane as host and newcomer Frank Ocean as musical host. This would be the first gig for both MacFarlane and Ocean.

With his appearance on the variety show, MacFarlane promotes the return of his television shows, "Family Guy", "American Dad!", and "The Cleveland Show". His DVD of talking teddy bear movie, "Ted", is also being released this fall. Meanwhile, Ocean released his debut studio album "Channel Orange" last month.
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Lindsay Lohan Banned From Hotel for Failing to Pay Nearly $50K

August 29, 2012 17:16:42 GMT


In Lindsay Lohan's world, one trouble leads to another. The "Liz & Dick" actress reportedly has been banned from Chateau Marmont after failing to pay $46,350.04 in bills.

Lohan stayed at the lavish hotel for 47 days between June and July. She consumed from the minibar at $3,145.07 and bought 49 packs of cigarettes for $686 throughout her stay. She dined at the restaurant for $1,992.07 on Fourth of July and used room service for $685.96 that day. In addition, she ordered Chateau candle for $100.
 
 
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