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September 03, 2012

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'This Is It' Promoter Calls Michael Jackson 'an Emotionally Paralyzed Mess'

September 03, 2012 09:27:18 GMT

A series of confidential AEG emails to and from Randy Phillips and Tim Leiweke has emerged lately regarding the condition of Michael Jackson during the time he was rehearsing for and promoting his comeback concert "This Is It". The promoters expressed doubts as to whether the artist could pull off the shows.
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Azealia Banks Releases Music Video for '1991'

September 03, 2012 08:48:09 GMT

The visuals for Azealia Banks' song "1991" from an extended play of the same name has just been released. It came out just a couple of days before the start of her scheduled U.K. tour this autumn. The new music video begins with a shot of the rapper's physique, followed by several close-up shots of her face's different features. The video also shows her in a massive white room singing and dancing to her own tune.
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Scribe Alex Garland Reveals His Plans and Vision for 'Dredd' Sequel

September 03, 2012 08:46:40 GMT

"Dredd" hasn't even opened in theaters nationwide, but scribe Alex Garland already gushed about his vision on the film's sequel. In a recent Q&A session with fans on 2000AD Online, Garland revealed details of his plans for the possible follow-up movie, including which character would appear and what the story would be like.
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Preview of 'Weeds' 100th Episode: Nancy's Going Home

September 03, 2012 08:35:33 GMT

"Weeds" is going nostalgic before taking its final bow. In the penultimate episode that will air next week, some of the Botwins, Nancy, Andy and Silas, return to Agrestic which is now called Regrestic and reunite with their old acquaintances, who may or may not welcome them.
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Katy Perry and John Mayer Enjoy Concert Together Despite Breakup Report

September 03, 2012 08:35:33 GMT

Despite report to the contrary, it looks like Katy Perry and John Mayer are still pretty much together. The couple was recently spotted watching a music festival in downtown Los Angeles on Saturday, September 1. They watched Purity Ring, Sleigh Bells and M83 performing on stage.
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Bobby Brown's Wife Rushed to Emergency Room

September 03, 2012 07:54:45 GMT

Bobby Brown took his plea for prayers to Twitter when his wife of three months, Alicia Etheredge, was rushed to an Orlando hospital after suffering a seizure. He wrote, "The report that my wife was rushed to the hospital is true. She is recovering and in good spirits. Please keep my family in your prayers."
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'Battlestar Galactica' Alumna to Be Abed's Quirky Buddy on 'Community'

September 03, 2012 07:42:59 GMT

Abed will get a new and hot female friend who shares the same interest with him on "Community". It has been reported that Tricia Helfer will guest star on the NBC comedy as Lauren, a gorgeous fan of fictional cult-hit "Inspector Spacetime".
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Katie Melua Gets Married to Superbike Champion James Toseland

September 03, 2012 07:42:04 GMT

Katie Melua officially becomes Mrs. James Toseland. The 27-year-old singer exchanged wedding vows with her World Superbike champion beau in the Nash Conservatory at Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew, west London on Saturday, September 1.
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Alice Fights Gigantic Axemen in New 'Resident Evil: Retribution' Clip

September 03, 2012 07:41:18 GMT

Screen Gems reveals another fresh clip from "Resident Evil: Retribution". Just like the previously-released snippets, the new video offers an action-packed scene involving Alice and her partner Ada Wong. This time around, the two heroines go wild as they fight two gigantic axemen on the city streets.
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Carly Rae Jepsen Reveals Official 'Kiss' Tracklist

September 03, 2012 07:29:54 GMT

Canadian singer Carly Rae Jepsen let her Twitter followers composed of more than 2.6 million people know about the tracks on her album via tweet. The pop star, who became a sensation because of her song "Call Me Maybe", posted the tracklist that shows 16 songs written in a girly doodle. She tweeted, "So excited to reveal the track list for #Kiss!"
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Dionne Warwick Expresses Great Sorrow Over Hal David's Death

September 03, 2012 07:11:08 GMT

Dionne Warwick mourns the death of songwriter Hal David, who wrote a number of hits like "I Say a Little Prayer" for her. "Words cannot express the sorrow i feel learning of hal's transition," she sent her condolence in a message on Facebook.
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Terrence Malick's 'To the Wonder' Gets Mixed Reactions at Venice Film Fest

September 03, 2012 06:52:02 GMT

Despite its starry cast ensemble, Terrence Malick's latest drama "To the Wonder" couldn't win the heart of some movie critics. Premiered at the 2012 Venice Film Festival on Sunday, September 2, the romantic movie drew mixed reactions from reviewers. Some of them even dubbed it "disappointing."
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Artist of the Week: Matchbox 20

September 03, 2012 06:51:49 GMT

After three multi-platinum albums, Matchbox 20 are back with their fourth studio installment "North" which is due September 4 Stateside. Marking their first record with all-new material since 2002's "More Than You Think You Are", it has been teased with the release of the first single "She's So Mean".
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Big Sean's '24 Karats of Gold' Video Featuring J. Cole

September 03, 2012 06:30:39 GMT

Big Sean gives his fans another sneak peek of his mixtape in a music video for the title track "24 Karats of Gold". He collaborates with J. Cole, born Jermaine Lamar Cole, who was awarded with the UMA Male Artist of the Year because of his second mixtape, "The Warm Up".
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Jesse Williams of 'Grey's Anatomy' Weds Longtime Girlfriend

September 03, 2012 06:05:55 GMT

Jesse Williams' love life is the complete opposite of his on-screen romance on "Grey's Anatomy". While his hunky character Jackson Avery suffers heartbreaks, the actor gets a happy ending in real life as he ties the knot with his longtime girlfriend, real estate broker Aryn Drake-Lee.
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'Coma' Miniseries Is 'Very Disturbing' and 'Creepier' Than the Original Movie

September 03, 2012 04:47:25 GMT

"Coma" promises thrilling scenes that will keep audience awake this Labor Day, according to Geena Davis who stars on the A&E miniseries. In a chat with Entertainment Weekly, the actress who portrays chief of psychiatry Dr. Agnetta Lindquist says the show is "very disturbing," thanks to the advanced technology used in the show.
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Tom Cruise's Wife Candidates Auditioned by Scientology

September 03, 2012 04:37:22 GMT

The process of finding Tom Cruise a girlfriend by Scientology church was revealed in Vanity Fair's October cover story. According to special correspondent Maureen Orth, Shelly Miscavige, the wife of Scientology head David Miscavige, led a secret audition to find a suitable woman to be the actor's wife after he split from Nicole Kidman.
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'Amazing Spider-Man', 'Dark Knight Rises', 'Avengers' Are Films With Most Mistakes in 2012

September 03, 2012 04:11:32 GMT

Which 2012 movies have the most mistakes so far? Continuing its tradition to compile the list of errors in movies, Movie Mistakes releases its "Mistakes in 2012" chart, which is topped by three of the biggest superhero blockbuster flicks this year.
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'The Walking Dead' Season 3 New Teaser: Zombies Lurking in Dark Prison

September 03, 2012 03:44:49 GMT

Another promo for "The Walking Dead" season 3 has shared what the survivors will experience once they get into a prison they're heading to in last season finale. Looking cautious, Rick and his group hold flashlights while walking in dark corridors of the building, where a horde of zombies are lurking in a corner.
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Kanye West's 'Cruel Summer' Album Gets Tracklisting

September 03, 2012 03:21:47 GMT

Song selections for Kanye West's much-anticipated compilation album "Cruel Summer" have been revealed via Tower Records and HMV Japan. The album is expected to feature 12 tracks and to be released on September 18 after being pushed back a couple of times.
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Chris Pine: 'Star Trek 2' Won't Be Like Batman, Will Have Comedic Elements

September 03, 2012 03:18:47 GMT

Chris Pine recently took time to discuss the highly secretive sequel to "Star Trek". Without revealing plot details of the anticipated movie, the James T. Kirk depicter shared director J.J. Abrams' vision for the film. He claimed that the filmmaker didn't aim to follow the footsteps of Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy, which was presented in the pitch of "like the original, but darker."
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Kim Kardashian Is Not Eligible for Hollywood Walk of Fame

September 03, 2012 02:52:54 GMT

Kim Kardashian won't get a Hollywood Walk of Fame star she has been dreaming of anytime soon. A representative for the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, which administers the Fame, says the reality TV star needs to have a real acting career to meet the requirements needed to become a candidate.
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First Sneak Peeks of Marc Cherry's New Show 'Devious Maids'

September 03, 2012 02:41:25 GMT

A new soap drama, "Devious Maids", is coming to Lifetime in 2013 and the network has already given a look at it by releasing some sneak peeks. As hinted by the title, the show revolves around several Latina maids who have some secrets.
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First Photo of Hugh Jackman Filming Funeral Scene on Japanese Set of 'Wolverine'

September 03, 2012 02:36:50 GMT

After wrapping the filming in Australia, "The Wolverine" has officially kicked off its production in Japan. Unveiling a first look at lead actor Hugh Jackman on the Tokyo set of the Marvel film, a set of photos featuring the Australian hunk as he filmed a scene at the Zojoji Temple have made their round onto the web.
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Jay-Z Roped in President Obama for Made in America Festival

September 03, 2012 02:22:39 GMT

The crowd of nearly 50,000 people in Philadelphia, PA was treated to a live Rocky-like moment as rap superstar and mogul Jay-Z made his way through the steps of the Philadelphia Art Museum. The Brooklyn Nets' part-owner surprised the crowd as he bounced up and down while his song "Made in America" was playing in the background. He performed "99 Problems", "Dirt Off Your Shoulder" and "Empire State of Mind" among other songs.
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Box Office: 'The Possession' Debuts as Champion, 'Oogieloves' Scores Worst Opening Ever

September 03, 2012 01:36:46 GMT

"The Possession" tops the North American box office on Labor Day weekend. Opening with $17.7 million, the Sam Raimi-produced horror movie performs better than Lionsgate Films' $14 million expectation. It is also poised to become one of the biggest Labor Day openings ever.
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Seal Denies Implying Heidi Klum Cheated on Him With Her Bodyguard

September 03, 2012 01:35:12 GMT

Seal clarified his comment about Heidi Klum "fornicating with the help." Contrary to reports on the web, he insisted that he never meant to accuse his estranged wife of cheating on him. According to his rep, he just noted that she should have waited for them to get officially divorced before she went public with her new romance.
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Kristin Chenoweth Films Small Scene for 'The Good Wife' After On-Set Injury

September 03, 2012 01:34:02 GMT

Kristin Chenoweth has returned to the set of "The Good Wife" after deciding to drop out of the show following the injuries she sustained on the filming location last July. The Broadway star tweeted on Friday, August 31, "I was able to go back a shoot a short scene with Alan Cumming on The Good Wife. #blessing!"
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'The Dark Knight Rises' Reaches $1 Billion Mark Worldwide

September 02, 2012 19:01:05 GMT

The latest Batman installment has officially become the 13th movie of all time to reach $1 billion in box office. Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight Rises" hit the milestone on Sunday, September 2, grossing $431.2 million domestically and around $574 million internationally. They amount to $1.005 billion.
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PETA Calls Rihanna and Lady GaGa 'Freaks' for Wearing Animals

September 02, 2012 18:47:34 GMT

PETA has launched a verbal attack against Rihanna and Lady GaGa for including animal products in their fashion. The animal rights organization called the singers "freaks" after they spotted Rihanna wearing a pair of knee-high snakeskin boots and GaGa wearing "turncoat".
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President Obama: Clint Eastwood Is a Great Actor, I'm a Huge Fan

September 02, 2012 18:17:56 GMT

President Obama had no comment about Clint Eastwood's 12-minute improvised speech at the Republican National Convention, but he admitted to be a fan of the veteran actor. "I am a huge Clint Eastwood fan," Obama told USA Today while campaigning in Iowa.
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Courtney Stodden Says No to Porn, Yes to Playboy

September 02, 2012 17:41:46 GMT

Responding to the numerous job offers in the porn industry, teen bride Courtney Stodden said she has no interest in them. She continued she'd rather try something more classy like a spread on Playboy, tweeting "No to porn ... yes to @Playboy ;) xxx".