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September 11, 2012

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First 20 Minutes of 'Homeland' Season 2 Debuted Online

September 11, 2012 09:09:56 GMT


The first 20 minutes of "Homeland" season 2 premiere episode have been made available online ahead of the show's return on Showtime. It offers a catch-up to the first season by including some scenes from the first season, before featuring Carrie who spends most of her time tending her garden and teaching ESL to Arabic speakers.

No matter how hard she tries to avoid the stress of hunting terrorist, it's not long before she is dragged back into the risky job. Brody's political career is also highlighted in the video as he now becomes a sitting congressman in the House of Representatives.
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Video Premiere: Robbie Williams' 'Candy'

September 11, 2012 09:00:38 GMT


Robbie Williams plays a guardian angel and a knight in shining armor to his lady love in a music video for his new single "Candy". The Take That star gets run over by cars, fights everyone including a harmless old woman who gets in her way. He suffers bruises and cuts in the process.

The single is taken from Robbie's upcoming ninth studio album "Take the Crown" which is due in the United Kingdom on November 5. "It's a summer song about a girl who thinks she's great," he said. "And she might be, but she's a bit nefarious with her ways."
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Emma Watson and Nina Dobrev Glam Up for 'Perks of Being a Wallflower' Hollywood Premiere


September 11, 2012 08:51:41 GMT


After being premiered at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival over the weekend, "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" threw a more star-studded special screening event in Hollywood on Monday night, September 10. Stealing the show were none other than leading actress Emma Watson and her beautiful co-star Nina Dobrev.

Emma made her grand entrance to the Arclight Cinerama Dome with a very gorgeous look. The English actress, who was once named the Best Dressed Woman in the World by U.K.'s Glamour, looked stunning in a nude-colored lacy gown that exposed her back. She gave a touch of daring red lipstick and arranged her short hair into a sleek wet-look style to finish off her look.
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Greg Kinnear Offers Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth a Trip to Tybee Island

September 11, 2012 08:32:48 GMT


Greg Kinnear, who played Miley Cyrus' on-screen father in "The Last Song", approved of her engagement to co-star Liam Hemsworth. He offered his betrothed co-stars a trip to Tybee Island where their romance first bloomed when they filmed the movie together.

"I'll give them a week on Tybee Island," the actor said to E! News. "They can go back to the place where it all started." He jokingly added, "The truth is you can get a hotel there at a very reasonable cost," before continuing, "So I keep my expenditures down and I'm extending a nice gift as well."
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'Hell's Kitchen' Season 10 Winner Christina Wilson Thanks Her Crew

September 11, 2012 08:10:29 GMT


"MasterChef" wasn't the only cooking competition which unveiled its winner on Monday, September 10. "Hell's Kitchen", which also airs on FOX, presented the final showdown between its remaining two finalists, Christina Wilson and Justin Antiorio, on the same day.

Before the last dinner service, each chef picked four of the eliminated contestants to be part of their teams. Christina chose Dana Cohen, Patrick Cassata, Kimmie Willis and Robyn Almodovar, while Justin got Barbie Marshall, Brian Merel, Royce Wagner and Clemenza Caserta.
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Bob Dylan Opens Pop-Up Shops Ahead of 'Tempest' Release


September 11, 2012 08:03:40 GMT


Shortly before releasing his thirty fifth studio album "Tempest", Bob Dylan opened three stores that gave a chance for his fans to grab his latest record a day early. The veteran musician opened the "Bob Dylan Pop-Up Shop" in Los Angeles, New York City and London, where a host of fans were spotted lining up to get the anticipated album.

According to Ultimate Classic Rock, there were hundreds of fans standing in line in front of the shop in the Meatpacking District, NY, waiting for the doors to open at 4 P.M. on Monday, September 10. However, the shop didn't open as scheduled and fans must had to wait for around an hour before they could get into the store.
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Carrie Ann Inaba and Jesse Sloan Call Off Engagement


September 11, 2012 07:52:47 GMT


Carrie Ann Inaba and Jesse Sloan called it quits, a year after getting engaged on national television. "They decided early in the summer to break off their engagement and have remained friends," said a representative for the "Dancing with the Stars" judge.

Jesse proposed to Carrie on "Live With Regis and Kelly" in March 2011. "I've struggled to find the words to express what you mean to me," he said while getting down on one knee. "You're an inspiration, you're beautiful, you're wonderful, you're everything to me. Will you marry me?"
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Video: Christina Aguilera and Other 'The Voice' Coaches Sing 'Start Me Up'

September 11, 2012 07:14:52 GMT


Continuing the tradition, "The Voice" coaches performed in the season premiere of the show on Monday, September 10. This time, Christina Aguilera, Cee-Lo Green, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton delivered The Rolling Stones' "Start Me Up" before the blind auditions began.

While the Maroon 5 frontman played a guitar on stage, Xtina and Blake started it off on the famous spinning chairs. Cee-Lo showed up in a white medieval looking costume before the "Fighter" songstress, who was clad in a skimpy and bejeweled corset, joined him on the stage.
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Kristen Stewart Looks Smoking at 'On the Road' Screening in New York

September 11, 2012 07:13:56 GMT


Fresh off her red-carpet appearance at Toronto International Film Festival to support "On the Road", Kristen Stewart was back in the States to continue doing promo tour for the movie. She looked captivating with her stylish monochromed appearance.

Kristen showed up at the Disney Park Avenue wearing a white Balenciaga button-down and a pair of black cropped harem pants. She tucked her shirt inside her pant, rolled the sleeves to her elbows and left it unbuttoned to reveal her gray silky camisole.
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Joss Whedon Reveals 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Will Have 'Very Twisted Take'

September 11, 2012 06:52:48 GMT


While details of Marvel's upcoming project "Guardians of the Galaxy" are still scarce, Joss Whedon opened up that he believed director James Gunn would do a great job with the space heroes film. Giving some updates on the anticipated project, the New York filmmaker, who also serves as a creative adviser on Marvel's upcoming slate of films, said that Gunn has planned some twists on the plotline.

Whedon revealed to MTV News that Gunn "has barely started" working on the "Guardians" script. Still, he noted, "He has a very twisted take on it, but it all comes from a real love for the material. It's going to be hard for the humans to keep up. I know he's going to come from left field and I'm going to go 'What?' And then, 'Of course, why didn't I think of that?' And then I'm going to beat him!"
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Pictures: Tom Hanks and More Pay Final Respect to Michael Clarke Duncan

September 11, 2012 06:34:01 GMT


One day after a public memorial was held at the Hall of Liberty of Forest Lawn Memorial-Parks and Mortuaries in Hollywood Hills, a private event to remember Michael Clarke Duncan was conducted at the same place. Tom Hanks, along with Jay Leno, was among the speakers celebrating the life and legacy of the Gentle Giant.

The actor, who shared screen with Duncan in "The Green Mile", told the story of a young Duncan when he decided to join a gang but immediately backed out after being whacked with a frying pan by his mother. "If it wasn't for that mama and the frying pan with a pork chop, we would not be here today celebrating the life of Michael Clarke Duncan," he said.
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Report: Randy Jackson Stays on 'American Idol' as Judge

September 11, 2012 06:16:04 GMT


Randy Jackson will serve as a judge on "American Idol" for another season, latest report says. Following speculations about his future on the show, Deadline learns from "sources close to the situation" that the R&B singer/music producer has closed a deal with FOX to stay on the show with the same role. According to the site, the deal-making was wrapped quickly after talks with Enrique Iglesias broke off.

While the network hasn't confirmed it yet, Simon Cowell stated the same with his tweet. The British producer, who was also a judge on the veteran singing competition, shared to his Twitter followers on Monday, September 10, "Just heard randy is back on idol. Right decision."
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Emma Watson 'Absolutely Terrified' to Strip Off for 'Perks of Being a Wallflower'


September 11, 2012 04:43:53 GMT


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After being known as brainbox Hermione Granger in the "Harry Potter" film series for so long, Emma Watson tried to get out of the box by taking a totally different role in her latest film "The Perks of Being a Wallflower". The English beauty plays free-spirited Sam, who introduces shy guy Charlie to drug use and sexuality.

Tackling the part of Sam, Emma was tasked to do some daring scenes, including the one which required her to strip down to skimpy clothing for a dancing scene at the screenings of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show". Weighing in on the scene, the Paris-born actress admitted that it was not easy for her.
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Miley Cyrus Intruder Ordered to Stay Away From the Actress

September 11, 2012 04:28:21 GMT


Miley Cyrus could breathe a sigh of relief. TMZ reported that the scissor-armed man, who tried to break into the former Disney star's home in Los Angeles over the weekend, was ordered to stay 500 yards away from her and from the area where she lived.

Jason Luis Rivera was charged with two misdemeanor counts of trespassing and one misdemeanor count of resisting arrest. He pled not guilty to the charges and would appear in court on September 17. He remained in custody with his bail set at $100,000.
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Blind Contestant Wins 'MasterChef' Season 3


September 11, 2012 04:23:47 GMT


Christine Ha was crowned the winner of "MasterChef" season 3. Despite her blindness which was caused by a rare autoimmune disease, she battled against the odds to defeat Josh Marks in the finale which aired Monday, September 10.

For the last task, the two finalists had to cook three courses: an appetizer, an entree and a dessert. Christine served Thai papaya salad with crab, braised pork belly with rice, maitake mushrooms and crispy kale, and coconut lime sorbet with ginger tuile. The judges complimented her for the balance of her menu.
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Gwyneth Paltrow Reveals She Might Not Return as Pepper Potts in 'Avengers 2'

September 11, 2012 03:55:41 GMT


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Tony Stark might lose his trusted assistant Pepper Potts in "The Avengers 2". Gwyneth Paltrow, who tackles the part in three "Iron Man" films and "The Avengers", confessed that she's hesitant to reprise the part for the upcoming sequel to the Earth's Mightiest Heroes movie.

While promoting her film "Thanks for Sharing" at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival, Paltrow took time to share to E! News that she might not come back for the "Avengers" sequel. She claimed that she's too old for that.
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Jessica Simpson Shows Off Post-Baby Body on TV, Debuts Weight Watchers Ad

September 11, 2012 03:51:32 GMT


Jessica Simpson was one of the guests that visited Katie Couric on the premiere of her new talk show. The new mom showed off her post-baby body in an all-black ensemble, and opened up about her struggle to shed her fat after giving birth to her baby girl, Maxwell Drew.

"During pregnancy, I didn't really think about it," she said. "I thought my doctors were telling me that it was just a lot of water and whenever my water broke my whole entire stomach would go down but that did not happen. All the weight did not come out with the baby!"
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'Bachelor Pad' Finale: A Pair Win, but Only One Contestant Gets the Prize

September 11, 2012 03:33:31 GMT


"Bachelor Pad" has picked the winning couple of its third season, but not all of them got a happy ending. In the Monday, September 10 finale, the eliminated contestants returned and cast their votes for the remaining pairs, Rachel Trueheart & Nick Peterson and Chris Bukowski & Sarah Newlon. It ended with 13-3 votes in favor of Rachel and Nick.

Rachel and Nick were then sent into separate deliberation rooms to choose whether to "share" or "keep" the money. Thinking that she wouldn't have gotten this far without her partner, Rachel decided to share the $250,000 prize. Meanwhile, Nick claimed he made it to the finale with his own effort and chose to keep the money.
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Rick Ross Lives a 'Presidential' Life in New Music Video

September 11, 2012 03:24:04 GMT


Rick Ross goes political in his latest music video in support of his new song "Presidential". The clip opens with a scene of President Barack Obama delivering his fiery speech during recent DNC in front of thousands of his devoted supporters. It then cuts to scenes which see Rozay counting his money and partying like a president with his friends P. Diddy and French Montana among others.

Just like in most of his previous music videos, the MMG boss is seen shirtless while rapping his verses. A bikini-clad lady is also featured oozing her sexiness as she poses seductively for the camera. At some points, the clip shows Elijah Blake singing his part in front of a plain background. He dons a red vest and sunglasses to team his long-sleeved patterned shirt.
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Amanda Bynes Pulled Over by Police After Driving License Suspended

September 11, 2012 03:01:07 GMT


Amanda Bynes continued to have a run-in with the law on the road. Amid her DUI and hit-and-run cases, the former Nickelodeon star was recently stopped by police in the Hollywood area for driving without turning her headlights on.

Luckily for her, the cops let her off with a warning and didn't ask for her driving license. According to rumors, the "Easy A" actress got her driving license suspended after getting slapped with a series of driving-related charges.
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Lady Antebellum Release Cover and Snippet of New Christmas Album

September 11, 2012 02:36:36 GMT


Lady Antebellum are going to drop another Christmas album, "On This Winter's Night", this year. The country music band will release the set on October 22, and have debuted the cover art featuring Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood with the backdrop of a snowy landscape.

The trio have additionally unveiled the tracklist which includes a cover of "All I Want for Christmas Is You", original song Silent Night "(Lord of My Life)" as well as the title track. In a YouTube video to announce the upcoming album, fans can get sneak peek to "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)" and "A Holly Jolly Christmas".
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All 'The Twilight Saga' Films to Be Screened at Movie Marathon in November

September 11, 2012 02:25:33 GMT


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Lionsgate Films/Summit Entertainment has announced exciting news for die-hard fans of "The Twilight Saga" film series in North America. In celebration of all five films of the popular vampire movie series from the last four years, Twi-hard will be treated to a "Twilight" movie marathon in November, the studio confirms Monday, September 10.

The marathon event is scheduled to be held on November 15 in theaters across North America. The studio additionally shares good news that "The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn Part II" will be available for moviegoers' viewing pleasure on the same day beginning from 10 P.M. at many local cinemas. A day later, on September 16, the highly-anticipated film will be released nationwide via multiple show times.
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Nicki Minaj Denies Endorsing Romney, Thanks Obama for Understanding Her Sarcasm

September 11, 2012 02:14:00 GMT


Nicki Minaj was grateful that Barack Obama, unlike some people, didn't jump into conclusion by suggesting that she supported Mitt Romney after she rapped about voting for the Republican Presidential candidate. The femcee thanked Mr. President on Twitter for that.

Minaj raised question about her political preference due to her verses, "I'm a Republican voting for Mitt Romney, you lazy b****es is f***ing up the economy." When asked to comment about the song, Obama told Orlando radio station, Power 953, "I'm not sure that's actually what happened."
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'Saturday Night Live' Adds Three Second City Members to Cast Ensemble

September 11, 2012 01:40:35 GMT


Some are leaving, and some are coming on "Saturday Night Live" this year. Following the departures of Kristen Wiig, Andy Samberg and Abby Elliott, the show has hired Aidy Bryant, Tim Robinson and Cecily Strong as new featured players for the upcoming 38th season. NBC made the casting news official just a few days after it was reported that the show was close to sign Bryant and Robinson.

Bryant trained with iO Chicago, Annoyance Theatre and was an ensemble member of the Second City E.T.C Stage. Robinson performed on the Second City Mainstage and in their National Touring Company. He has also performed at the iO Theater in Chicago and at the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal. Strong was also a member of the Second City National Touring Company and has studied at the iO Theater.
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Details of Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds' Wedding

September 11, 2012 01:29:22 GMT


One day after news broke out that Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds got married, details including what the bride and the groom wore at the special occasion emerged. "From the heartfelt ceremony to the fun-filled carnival hour and elegant reception, it was a truly enchanting celebration," Martha Stewart Weddings gushed.

Blake, 25, walked down the aisle in a custom Marchesa gown designed by her friends, Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig, and Christian Louboutin shoes made specially for the nuptials. Ryan, 35, slipped into a specially-made Burberry suit with custom leather suspenders designed by his friend, Christopher Bailey.
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Steven Spielberg's 'Lincoln' Debuts First Touching Sneak Peek

September 11, 2012 01:24:07 GMT


A few days before its full trailer gets released via Google Play, Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" unveils its very first sneak peek. The short footage offers a first glimpse at Daniel Day-Lewis as Abraham Lincoln in motion. His face, however, is not clearly visible as most of his scenes are shot from behind his back. There is also a quick look at David Oyelowo in a Union uniform. A glimpse at Civil War scene is also featured in the video.

"Lincoln" is a revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come.
 
 
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