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February 05, 2013

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Lance Bass: Justin Timberlake Too Busy for NSYNC Reunion

February 05, 2013 09:42:31 GMT


Justin Timberlake is not planning to work with his old group NSYNC anytime soon. This was revealed by JT's former band mate Lance Bass, crushing fans hopes that the "Cry Me a River" singer's recent return to recording might pave the way for reunion of the '90s popular quintet. Timberlake has recently dropped his new single "Suit & Tie" and is set to release his album "The 20/20 Experience" soon.

"I don't think we're doing anything," Bass stated in an interview when asked about a possible NSYNC reunion. "I don't think [a reunion] would happen. Everyone is doing their own thing."
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Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber's Romantic Status Is 'Complicated'

February 05, 2013 09:32:15 GMT


After the alleged dramatic breakup in the middle of vacation in Puerta Vallarta, Mexico, in early January this year, Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez have been spending time together again. However it doesn't mean they're getting back together again, because their romantic status remains "complicated."

They were spotted attending the girl group YLA's private concert at Soho House in West Hollywood on Saturday night, February 2. Wearing a sexy blue skirt and black blouse, Gomez arrived earlier while Bieber, wearing his trademark jeans and baseball cap, showed up later.
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Keyshia Cole Bashes Michelle Williams' Super Bowl Performance


February 05, 2013 09:23:37 GMT


In a series of tweets posted on February 4, R'n'B artist Keyshia Cole shared her thought on Michelle Williams (II)' performance during the Super Bowl halftime show last Sunday at the New Orleans Superdome. The 31-year old singer singled out Michelle who with Kelly Rowland, joined headliner Beyonce Knowles in a much-awaited Destiny's Child onstage reunion.

"F**k that shit up then Beyonce! Bad b***h central," Keyshia exclaimed about Beyonce, who first performed a string of her solo hits. "I think I was frightened to blink for a sec. Then Michelle sung and woke my ass up from my daze! She always f***ing the groove up."
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Matt Damon Disses George Clooney in 'House of Lies' Clip

February 05, 2013 09:03:25 GMT


Matt Damon's guest appearance on "House of Lies" has been teased through a new clip for the upcoming episode. The scene features Damon as "a maniacal megastar version of himself" in a meeting with Marty's (Don Cheadle) team.

Damon compliments Marty's watch and upon seeing Kristen Bell's Jeannie, he says, "Please tell me you hit that." He later explains his desire to start a charitable act which is as big as George Clooney's cause, slamming his "Ocean's Eleven" co-star in the process, "Everyone thinks he's so deep because they see him on TV going like, 'Argh, Darfur.' F**k him."
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Video: Shaquille O'Neal Sings Along to Beyonce's 'Halo' During Super Bowl

February 05, 2013 08:50:42 GMT


Apparently moved by Beyonce Knowles' explosive Super Bowl halftime show performance, basketball superstar Shaquille O'Neal filmed himself singing along to her rendition of "Halo" and posted the video online. The NBA legend was attending the Super Bowl last Sunday, February 3 at the New Orleans Superdome and might have been blown away by Bey's halftime show just like everyone else, so much it made him lip-sync.

"I can feel your halo beyonce was fabulous," O'Neal tweeted along with his uploaded clip. Shaq is a certified Queen Bey fan and in fact, the recent sing-along stunt he pulled off is already the second one, next only to his 2-year-old YouTube video where he lip-synced to her "Beautiful Nightmare" single, all dressed in drag as "Shaquita".
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John Travolta Denied Arbitration for Cruise Ship Employee Lawsuit

February 05, 2013 08:04:21 GMT


In a 31-page ruling issued last Friday, February 1, a California federal court judge denied actor John Travolta's appeal for the lawsuit filed against him by a cruise ship attendant to be litigated in secret. Judge Stephen Wilson ruled no arbitration for Travolta, slamming his lawyer Marty Singer's unusual arguments about why the case should be tried in private.

The "Saturday Night Fever" star is facing assault and battery and infliction of emotional distress charges since the lawsuit was filed against him by Fabian Zanzi, a Royal Caribbean cruise liner steward, in June 2012. Zanzi claims the actor allegedly disrobed, exposed his penis and then forcibly embraced Zanzi after he obliged to Travolta's request for a neck massage.
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Kristen Wiig Is Officially Steve Carell's Wife in 'Anchorman 2'

February 05, 2013 07:56:28 GMT


It's official, Kristen Wiig has joined the cast ensemble of "Anchorman: The Legend Continues". The good news has just been confirmed by director Adam McKay himself who wrote on his Facebook page, "Kristen Wiig is officially on board for Anchorman 2. Couldn't be more excited."

As if it's not enough, McKay also announced the news to his Twitter follower as tweeting, "Just found out Kristen Wiig officially on board for Anchorman 2. Cannonball!" Co-star Christina Applegate weighed in on the casting news, "So excited Kristen Wiig has joined our cast for anchorman2. Going 2 b best movie ever made. Besides the best movies ever made."
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Robin Williams' New Comedy Gets Pilot Order From CBS

February 05, 2013 07:54:05 GMT


Robin Williams is plotting his TV comeback with "Crazy Ones". The potential new series from producer David E. Kelle has got a pilot order from CBS. Jason Winer is on board to direct the pilot.

The single-camera, half-hour workplace comedy revolves around a father-daughter relationship at home and at work. Should the project be picked up to series, it will be Williams' first regular role in 30 years since he starred on ABC's "Mork & Mindy".
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Kylie Jenner Denies Report Saying Bruce Jenner Is Not Her Biological Father


February 05, 2013 07:52:52 GMT


Kylie Jenner slammed the spreading rumors that she's not Bruce Jenner's real daughter. On Friday, February 1, the teenage star of "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" tweeted a series of posts expressing her disappointment over the lies.

"It sickens me how editors of a magazine can proudly write a story denying that a 15-year-old's father is actually hers," Kylie wrote. "Yes, my father is my father, and no my parents aren't getting a divorce... It's all bulls**t."
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First 'Star Wars' Standalone Film Allegedly Has Found Its Central Character

February 05, 2013 07:13:49 GMT


Hot on heels of swirling rumors about possible Hulk-centric films in Walt Disney Pictures/Marvel Studio's Phase 3 slate, another big rumor surrounding the Mouse House's upcoming project surfaces. This time around, it's about Disney/LucasFilm's "Star Wars" franchise.

It has been reported that the studio is indeed developing "standalone" movies (or some kind of spin off) centering on side characters in the space saga series created by George Lucas. The standalone pics will not be related to the new trilogy, including "Star Wars Episode 7" which has nabbed J.J. Abrams as its helmer.
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Helen Mirren Defends Al Pacino in New 'Phil Spector' Trailer


February 05, 2013 06:59:39 GMT


HBO has debuted a new trailer for its upcoming film "Phil Spector". It sees an attorney, Linda Kenny Baden (played by Helen Mirren), who agrees to defend the title character (played by Al Pacino) who's accused of killing actress Lana Clarkson.

Facing backlash from the public, Spector insists he didn't do anything wrong and even gets mad. The proud musician is also seen claiming, "The first time you got felt up, guess what? You were listening to one of my songs," and referring to himself as "the most successful music producer in the history of the world."
News > Celebrity Gossip

'Teen Mom 2' Star Leah Messer Gives Birth to Her Third Daughter


February 05, 2013 06:31:04 GMT


Leah Messer welcomes a new addition to her family. In Touch reported that the "Teen Mom 2" star delivered a baby girl Sunday morning, February 4. "Yes, the time is near... Can't wait to meet you little Miss Calvert !" she hinted Sunday night before going into labor.

"Leah gave birth in the early hours of this morning (Feb. 4) to a beautiful baby girl," said a close family friend of the former cheerleader. "Mother and baby are happy and healthy. Leah went into labor late last night, and the baby was born this morning."
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'Skyfall' Named the Film of the Year at 2013 British Film Awards

February 05, 2013 06:27:15 GMT


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"Skyfall" has been named the Film of the Year by the 2013 British Film Awards. The latest James Bond movie starring Daniel Craig won the coveted gong during the awards ceremony that took place at the London Film Museum in South Bank on Monday evening, February 4.

Picking up the top prize from presenter Hayley Atwell were producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson. The Sam Mendes-helmed actioner was also praised by Sarah Sands, editor of the Evening Standard.
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Bobbi Kristina Slams Grandmother's Book About Whitney Houston


February 05, 2013 06:19:36 GMT


Bobbi Kristina Brown is not happy with Cissy Houston. The one and only daughter of Whitney Houston slams her grandmother over her new tell-all book "Remembering Whitney: My Story of Love, Loss, and the Night the Music Stopped".

"ANYTHING concerning my grandmothers Book I & @nickdgordon OF COURSE personally have NOTHING 2 do with. I ask you pls RESPECT tht. Haven't read & won't," she tweeted. "I find it 2B isrespect2MYMOTHER & me being HERDAUGHTER won't tolerate it."
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Sting, Bruno Mars and Rihanna to Team-Up for Grammy Performance

February 05, 2013 06:17:27 GMT


Current pop music superstars Bruno Mars and Rihanna are set to share the Grammy stage with sixteen-time Grammy winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Sting. They will team up for a special performance on the Recording Academy's 55th annual awards night this coming Sunday, February 10, to be telecast by CBS live from Los Angeles' famed Staples Center.

Also a recent addition to the lineup of A-list celebrities performing is first "American Idol" winner Kelly Clarkson. Former "Idol" judge Jennifer Lopez will be appearing as an award presenter along with this year's Billboard Icon Awardee Prince and 2013 Super Bowl halftime show headliner Beyonce Knowles.
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Helen Mirren's Wax Figure Unveiled in Madame Tussauds Berlin

February 05, 2013 05:53:52 GMT


One of Britain's most celebrated and best loved actresses, Helen Mirren, again is honored with a brand new wax figure. Her "twin" can be seen at Madame Tussauds Berlin, Germany starting Monday, February 4.

Unlike her wax figure at Madame Tussauds London which has a glamorous look in a floor length black dress by Asprey, the new one is based on her character Queen Elizabeth II, the role she played in 2006's movie "The Queen". The new figure sports spectacles and sits behind a wooden table.
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Pictures: Robert De Niro's Handprints and Footprints Cemented Outside Chinese Theatre

February 05, 2013 05:00:08 GMT


Robert De Niro has left his marks in Hollywood. The 69-year-old movie veteran had his handprints and footprints cemented in a ceremony taking place Monday, January 4 at the famed TCL Chinese Theatre, which was formerly known as Grauman's Chinese Theatre. He placed his hands and feet in concrete near those of Marilyn Monroe, Elizabeth Taylor, Brad Pitt and George Clooney.

"Joe Pesci always said I'd end up with my feet in cement. I don't think this is what he had in mind," the New York-born star joked, before adding, "They say everyone in the film industry has three homes - the home where they live, the home where their first wife lives, and Hollywood. I love New York, and I'm proud to be a citizen of Hollywood. Thank you for this honor and thank you for making me feel at home here."
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Mark Millar Confirms 'Kick-Ass' Will Finish in Third Chapter, Teases Dramatic Ending

February 05, 2013 04:51:21 GMT


Turns out creator Mark Millar wants to make the "Kick-Ass" film series a trilogy. While the second installment, "Kick-Ass 2: Balls to the Wall", has yet to be released, Millar already plans the story for the third installment, which he claimed to be the last chapter of the franchise.

"Kick-Ass 3 is going to be the last one," Millar said in a recent interview with SFX magazine. "I told Universal this and they asked me, 'What does that mean?' I said, 'It means that this is where it all ends.' They said, 'Do they all die at the end?' I said, 'Maybe' - because this is a realistic superhero story."
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'The Bachelor' Recap: Tierra's Sob Story and Sean's Skepticism

February 05, 2013 04:49:40 GMT


The remaining eleven girls of "The Bachelor" season 17 continued their race to win Sean Lowe's heart in the fifth episode. Tierra wanted to have a one-on-one date with Sean, but it's Lindsay who got the honor in the February 4 outing.

Lindsay and Sean were taken to Glacier National Park on a helicopter. There, they had a picnic and kissed a lot. They also joined local people at an outdoor concert by country singer Sarah Darling and Lindsay got the rose.
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Justin Timberlake to Release 'The 20/20 Experience' Documentary

February 05, 2013 04:24:27 GMT


In a radio interview with "American Idol" host Ryan Seacrest on his 102.7 KIIS FM radio show on Monday, February 4, Justin Timberlake revealed he would be releasing a documentary around the making of his new album "The 20/20 Experience". In fact, the lyric video of his latest track "Suit & Tie" was actually part of the new project he started last year.

"Not to give too much away because you know I like surprising the fans, but that little piece of footage is from a documentary we started working on throughout the making of the album, which started last June," JT disclosed. "It's more just a little excerpt from that, which I kinda thought about after I put it out."
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Donald Trump Sues Bill Maher for $5M Over Claim That He's Descended From Orangutan


February 05, 2013 04:12:01 GMT


Donald Trump is taking Bill Maher's joke seriously. The 66-year-old business mogul is furious at the "Real Time with Bill Maher" host after the comedian quipped on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" that he's "the spawn of his mother having sex with an orangutan." He's now taking the case to court.

Maher made the joke as a response to Trump's pre-election offer to give $5 million to the charity of Barack Obama's choice if Mr. President released his college records. The funnyman said he would do the same for Trump if the businessman gave proof that he's not descended from an ape. He joked that he would give the money to "Hair Club for Men" or "The Institute for Incorrigible Douchebaggery."
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Tron Might Appear in Planned 'Wreck-It Ralph' Sequel

February 05, 2013 04:09:30 GMT


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After winning big at the 2013 Annie Awards, "Wreck-It Ralph" will get a sequel treatment with director Rich Moore. Weighing in on the planned follow-up pic, Moore spoke to Coming Soon that he's interested to add another famous character in gaming world to the sequel. He admitted to having set his eyes on Tron.

Moore revealed that Tron, which was portrayed in the big screen by Bruce Boxleitner in 1982's "Tron", was originally intended to make a cameo in the first "Wreck-It Ralph" pic. "I can't specifically remember why that didn't happen," the director recalled.
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Possible Details of Hulk-Centric Films in Marvel's Phase 3

February 05, 2013 03:33:53 GMT


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What is Marvel Studios' plan after its Phase 2 ends? While it is already known that "Ant-Man" and "Dr. Strange" would be part of the next phase, Latino Review shares the words that another famous and already-familiar superhero might get his own big screen treatment in Phase 3. He is none other than The Hulk.

If the site could be trusted, Marvel reportedly already lays the groundwork of Phase 3 which includes [SPOILER ALERT!] a stand alone film of the green beast as well as a Hulk-centric "The Avengers 3". Furthermore, through a video blog, Latino Review's El Mayimbe details how "The Avengers 2" will boast clues to a Hulk movie through a post-credit scene.
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Details of Kanye West's Alleged New Album Surface Online

February 05, 2013 03:20:40 GMT


A screenshot of what supposedly is Kanye West's next album title complete with a partial tracklist was posted online on February 4 and is now circling the web. Reportedly titled "Rich Black American", it is still unconfirmed if it is indeed the hip-hop superstar's sixth solo album.

The alleged partially-revealed tracklist includes some of today's biggest recording artists as West's collaborators. Grammy Award-nominee Frank Ocean and West's own G.O.O.D. Music record label artist Pusha T are reportedly featured in the track "Faith", while a couple of duets are also seen, one purportedly with English singer/songwriter Florence Welch ("Popular") and the other with current toast of the town Beyonce Knowles following her show-stopping Super Bowl performance ("Whole Lifetime").
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The Troggs' Vocalist Reg Presley Dies at 71 After Battling Cancer

February 05, 2013 03:09:09 GMT


Reg Presley of rock and roll band The Troggs has passed away at 71 years old. The singer-songwriter died at his hometown of Hampshire in England on Monday, February 4, his daughter Karen reportedly tells World Entertainment News Network (WENN). "He passed away peacefully at home and myself, my brother and our mother were with him. We're absolutely heartbroken," Karen says.

Presley's friend music publicist Keith Altham confirms the sad news with a message on his Facebook page. He says his "dear old pal" died after "a succession of recent strokes and a losing battle with cancer".
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Justin Timberlake Insists He Didn't Call Ex-Girlfriend Britney Spears 'B****'

February 05, 2013 02:42:19 GMT


Justin Timberlake meant no disrespect to Britney Spears. After allegedly calling his infamous ex-girlfriend a "b****" during his recent gig, the husband to Jessica Biel quickly set the record straight, explaining that he never meant to diss the "Hold It Against Me" songstress.

Justin took to his Twitter on Sunday, February 3, "Ok. I see you. Wouldn't disrespect ANYONE personally. Ever." He wrote, "#Relax #ItsBritneyB**** I do love that saying though*with accent* #Respect." The phrase "It's Britney B****" itself refers to a line originally appeared in Britney's 2007 hit "Gimme More". It has since be used in some of her other songs such as "Til the World Ends" and "Scream & Shout".
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PTC Furious Over F-Bomb During Super Bowl Telecast

February 05, 2013 02:28:08 GMT


While many rejoice at the Baltimore Ravens win at Super Bowl XLVII, the Parents Television Council is not in a celebratory mood. The TV watchdog group is upset that CBS aired f-bomb during its broadcast of the February 3 game.

After his team defeated the San Francisco 49ers 34-31, MVP Joe Flacco told his teammate Marshal Yanda, "This is f**ing awesome!" Microphones picked up his statement and it wasn't censored by the network.
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Jennifer Lawrence, Anne Hathaway and Jessica Chastain Dazzle at Oscar Nominees Luncheon

February 05, 2013 02:06:57 GMT


Before competing against one another at the upcoming 85th Academy Awards, this year's Oscar nominees gathered around for a luncheon party taking place at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Monday, February 4. High caliber people in movie industry were flocking the International Ballroom of the hotel for the cocktail party, including the likes of Jennifer Lawrence, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Joaquin Phoenix and Christoph Waltz.

The Academy publicists said that 21 of the 25 nominees in acting and directing categories were on hand to support the luncheon. Those who missed the high-wattage gathering were Best Actress nominee of "Amour" Emmanuelle Riva and her director Michael Haneke. Best Supporting Actors nominees Alan Arkin ("Argo") and Philip Seymour Hoffman ("The Master") were also absent.
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Fall Out Boy to Return With New Album and Tour

February 05, 2013 02:02:40 GMT


Fall Out Boy announced Monday, February 4 that they would come out with an album and also go on a world tour, ending a three-year break. The pop punk band from Illinois - vocalist/guitarist Patrick Stump, bassist Pete Wentz, guitarist Joe Trohman, and drummer Andy Hurley - went on an indefinite hiatus back in November 2009 to pursue their own individual careers.

The band is now set to kick off their tour Monday night from Chicago to support their new album "Save Rock and Roll" to be distributed worldwide starting May 7. Their new single "My Songs Know What You Did In the Dark (Light Em Up)" is already available on iTunes.
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Shakira and Gerard Pique Debut Baby Boy

February 05, 2013 01:40:22 GMT


New parents Shakira and Gerard Pique have proudly shown off their son, Milan, in a Twitter picture. Two weeks after welcoming the bundle of joy, the Colombian singer-songwriter debuted the first look at the baby boy. "Meet our baby boy Milan," so she wrote in a caption of the picture which sees Pique kissing Milan.

Before unveiling the baby's pic, the 36-year-old artist asked her fans to make donation to UNICEF. "Visit our @Unicef #Babyshower to see the 1st pic of my 2 angels & help underprivileged babies http://uni.cf/baby Shak," she tweeted.
 
 
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