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March 26, 2013

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'Revolution' Previews Burial After Latest Death, Will Answer Burning Question in Next Episode

March 26, 2013 10:04:52 GMT


"Revolution" bid farewell to another of its characters in the recent outing. Next week, the remaining of the group will send [SPOILER ALERT!] Danny to his final resting place, which is previewed in a sneak peek for the upcoming episode.

Titled "Ghosts", the April 1 episode will also reveal the answer to the burning question - why the lights went out - possibly in a flashback. Moreover, Rachel claims she knows how to turn them back on, but they must find a power source first.
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'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' Taps UFC Star as Its Villain

March 26, 2013 10:03:43 GMT


Marvel has cast Georges St-Pierre for "Captain America: The Winter Soldier". Latino Review broke the news that the current UFC Welterweight Champion had been cast to play one of the villains, Batroc the Leaper.

Batroc the Leaper is a French martial artist who specializes in savate kickboxing. Although the character has no superpowers, Batroc has taken on Captain America several times. The character possesses immense leg strength that allows him to leap great distances and is also an Olympic weightlifter.
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James Franco Addresses Rumor of Him Having Sex With Lindsay Lohan

March 26, 2013 09:56:46 GMT


James Franco made use of his appearance on Howard Stern's Sirius XM radio show on Monday, March 25 to clarify swirling rumor about him turning down having sex with troubled actress Lindsay Lohan. The actor said, "I don't want to like brag about it. I don't know how that got out."

Franco added, "She was having issues even then, so you feel weird. Honestly, she was a friend. I've met a lot of people that are troubled and sometimes you don't want to do that." He also revealed that he already had someone in his heart. "Let's say I'm dating. I'm getting older. I would like a long-term relationship," Franco revealed.
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Motown's Songwriter Deke Richards Dies at 68

March 26, 2013 09:45:57 GMT


Deke Richards, the leader of songwriting/production team The Corporation, passed away at the age of 68 at the Whatcom Hospice House after losing a battle with esophageal cancer. Peace Health St. Joseph Medical Center spokesperson Amy Cloud confirmed that Richards passed away on Sunday, March 24. He is survived by his wife Joan Lussier and other relatives.

Richards was the leader of The Corporation, a group of talented song writers gathered by Berry Gordy, founder of Motown Records. The group also includes Fonce Mizell and Freddie Perren. The song writing team contributed to the success of Jackson 5 by penning such songs as "I Want You Back", "The Love You Save" and "ABC".
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Report: Kanye West Considers Naming Next Album 'I Am God'


March 26, 2013 09:35:32 GMT


If anyone thinks like Keyshia Cole that Beyonce Knowles' "Bow Down/I Been On" track was self-righteous, then they probably haven't heard yet Kanye West's supposed possible choice for the title of his forthcoming sixth studio album. According to latest reports, the G.O.O.D Music label mogul is considering naming his next album "I Am God".

There were also rumors that the 35-year-old father-to-be was thinking of naming his soon-to-be-born child with reality TV personality Kim Kardashian North, potentially giving their first child the rather unusual full name 'North West'. The celebrity couple is expecting their baby boy to arrive in July.
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'Ninja Turtles' Casts Leonardo, Michelangelo and Donatello

March 26, 2013 09:28:05 GMT


Following Alan Ritchson who has signed on to play Raphael in "Ninja Turtles", three other actors are added to the cast of the movie. Deadline reported that Pete Ploszek, Noel Fisher and Jeremy Howard have been tapped to play Leonardo, Michelangelo and Donatello respectively.

In the film, Leonardo is considered the leader of the crime-fighting quartet. The turtle who wears blue bandana has two katanas as his weapons. Michelangelo who wears the orange bandana is the most light-hearted and friendly of the turtles. His weapons are dual nunchaku. The other turtle is Donatello who is often portrayed as second-in-command. He wears a purple bandana and his weapon is bo staff.
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'Red Widow' Actress Jaime Ray Newman Pregnant With Her First Child

March 26, 2013 09:17:27 GMT


Jaime Ray Newman is having a bun in the oven. The "Red Widow" star is thrilled to announce that she's expecting her first child with her husband, writer/director Guy Nattiv.

"We're over the moon!" the TV star tweeted. The soon-to-be mom added, "Thanks everyone for your wonderful tweets, I'm happy to share this news with you! Guy and I are so excited!"
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Video Premiere: Michael Buble's 'It's a Beautiful Day'

March 26, 2013 09:01:29 GMT


After dropping a series of three very short teaser clips back in February, Canadian crooner Michael Buble finally reveals the "new music" he has teased fans about. The 37-year-old singer released his new single "It's a Beautiful Day", the latest cut off his forthcoming album "To Be Loved", by way of an amusing music video featuring a more "bubbly" and less serious Buble.

The fun, almost four-minute clip begins with Buble walking in on his girlfriend, played by actress Jaime Pressly, while she is smooching her supposed Yoga instructor, portrayed by GoDaddy's Super Bowl commercial actor Jesse Heiman. Instead of going into a crazy fit, Buble acts like a gentleman and simply walks out, stepping into the "beautiful day" he sings about, into a sunny neighborhood filled with many other lovely ladies all wanting a kiss from the charming crooner.
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'Iron Man 3' Reveals Mark XXXIII and XL Armors

March 26, 2013 08:59:56 GMT


Two alternate armor designs to be featured in "Iron Man 3" have been revealed. The Mark XXXIII, an "Enhanced Energy Suit" dubbed "Silver Centurion", and the Mark XL, a "Hyper Velocity Suit" nicknamed "Shotgun", will be showcased in the May 3 release.

In addition to the armor designs, two new TV spots for the Marvel movie have made their ways online. The first clip sees the archenemy of Iron Man, Mandarin. "You're not a man. You're nothing more than a maniac!" he taunts Tony Stark. Teasing the battle between Iron Man and Mandarin, it features Stark saying, "It's just you and me!" Near the end of the video, the Mandarin says, "You'll never see me coming," giving a hint that the battle will surely not be an easy one for the armored hero.
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Homeless Man Who Returned Diamond Ring Reunites With Siblings on 'Today' Show

March 26, 2013 08:57:04 GMT


Billy Ray Harris, the man who caught media attention after he returned a $4000-worth diamond ring to its owner, was finally able to reunite with his family. Harris had lost contact with his family for 16 years. "I never would've thought this. This was a total shock," he said after meeting his siblings on "Today" show Monday, March 25. The ring owner, Sarah Darling, and husband Bill Krejci were also present on the show.

"I'd been worried sick about my family since the last time I saw them. I totally lost contact with them back in the 90's. I was kind of down in the dumps, and on the verge of giving up," Harris told TODAY.com. His sister Robin Harris Williams saw him on TV after he returned Darling's diamond ring which was accidentally dropped into his beggar can on February 8.
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First Look at Matt Damon and George Clooney in 'Monuments Men'

March 26, 2013 08:52:37 GMT


How Matt Damon and George Clooney will look like in period drama "The Monuments Men" has been uncovered. The two male leads were recently spotted filming the movie at the Palais Am Festungsgraben in Berlin, Germany.

Damon who donned a military uniform kept his young look, while Clooney bundled up in a warm jacket and sported graying hair and mustache to look older. The "Up in the Air" actor completed his look with vintage eyeglasses.
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Lindsay Lohan in Bed With Charlie Sheen on 'Anger Management'

March 26, 2013 08:44:23 GMT


Lindsay Lohan's guest appearance on FX's "Anger Management" will once again involve a bed scene with Charlie Sheen. The episode officially marks the second time the troubled actress and Sheen film a love scene, after portraying a couple in "Scary Movie 5".

Lohan has started filming her part in the upcoming episode, which is tentatively titled "Charlie & Lindsay". The actress, who will play a patient who develops feelings for Sheen's Dr. Charlie Goodson, arrived on the set on March 25 at 9 A.M., an hour before her scheduled call time of 10 A.M. She is scheduled to film her guest appearance on March 25 and March 26.
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TBS Renews 'Cougar Town' for Season 5

March 26, 2013 08:17:51 GMT


"Cougar Town" will return for a fifth season on TBS. The network announces that it has ordered a new season for the sitcom, which moved from ABC to the cable channel starting season 4. The upcoming season will contain 13 new episodes and air in 2014.

"Cougar Town has been everything we hoped it would be: a smart, big-hearted, laugh-out-loud comedy that shines a bright light on the TBS brand," Michael Wright, president, head of programming for TBS, TNT and Turner Classic Movies, said in a statement. "This season, the brilliant cast and immensely creative production team on Cougar Town have crafted their best episodes yet, and we couldn't be happier inviting them back for more."
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Angelina Jolie Visits Congo to Stop Sexual Violence in War Zone

March 26, 2013 07:25:27 GMT


Angelina Jolie performs her task as the U.N.'s refugee agency special envoy, paying a visit to Nzulo camp in Eastern Congo on Monday, March 25. She traveled with British Foreign Secretary William Hague in hope to end rape in war zone. They met victims of sexual violence, U.N. workers who helped them, as well as government officials to discuss the need to find solution for the issue.

Jolie said, "What we're here to do is try to scale it up and make this a world wide focus and it's due time, it's been going on every war, every crisis and it's often an afterthought and it's due time to end this and put an end to impunity and they deserve it."
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Mumford and Sons Reveals North American Summer Tour

March 26, 2013 07:23:19 GMT


From rockers/guitarists Paul McCartney and John Mayer to rappers Lil Wayne and Pitbull (in a tandem with pop act Ke$ha), many artists have lately announced their upcoming concert tours. The latest addition to the list is Grammy Award-winning band Mumford & Sons, who has revealed they are soon to trek across the U.S. and Canada for a 25-date summer tour.

Dubbed "The Summer Stampede Tour", the British folk rock band will kick off their live performances on May 21 at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta and will play until June 20 at the Telluride Bluegrass Festival in Colorado. The tour will resume on August 2 at the Osheaga Festival in Montreal, Quebec and will finally conclude on September 14 at the Gentlemen of the Road Stopover in St. Augustine, Florida.
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Snooki Baptizes Son Lorenzo, Chooses JWoww as His Godmother

March 26, 2013 07:22:58 GMT


Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi has taken to Twitter to share her excitement about her son's baptism. The "Jersey Shore" star baptized 7-month-old son Lorenzo on Sunday, March 24 and chronicled the big day on the micro-blogging site.

"Lorenzo's big day today!!" Snooki announced before posting an Instagram photo of her and her fiance Jionni LaValle. "Proud parents today," she captioned the picture. The proud mother showed off her new slim figure in a royal blue dress while LaValle looked handsome in a shirt and tie.
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Preview of 'The Wolverine' Trailer Features Jean Grey

March 26, 2013 07:18:25 GMT


The full trailer for "The Wolverine" won't arrive until Wednesday, March 27, but a sneak peek video for the upcoming trailer has landed online. The video shares a lot of quick shots from the upcoming trailer, one of which shows Famke Janssen returning as Jean Grey.

Jean Grey has died at the end of "X-Men: The Last Stand" and some people speculate that she'll appear in a flashback. The rest of the video offers glimpses of many action scenes in "The Wolverine".
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Video: Channing Tatum Feels Up Rebel Wilson in New Promo for 2013 MTV Movie Awards

March 26, 2013 07:17:40 GMT


Rebel Wilson is one sneaky lady. Sitting behind the wheel of a car, the "Pitch Perfect" actress tricks Channing Tatum into feeling her up in a new promo for the upcoming MTV Movie Awards which she is scheduled to host on April 14.

The video is a sequel to their previous promo which showed them being followed by a bad guy in a car chase. She claims hiding a gun inside her bra and instructs her passenger to get it because apparently she's busy with the steering wheel.
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Gwyneth Paltrow to Open Blow Dry Bar in California

March 26, 2013 06:42:11 GMT


Gwyneth Paltrow is teaming up with her personal trainer Tracy Anderson to launch a Blow Dry Bar in El Lay. They are going to collaborate with celebrity hairstylist David Babaii to open the salon on April 4 at Anderson's studio in Brentwood, Calif.

"It's not just going to be a blowout bar," Babaii dishes on their concept about the new place to PEOPLE. "It's going to be 'Hey, why don't we do this style with your new body?' It's more about your lifestyle. There's no judgment."
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'Dancing with the Stars' Week 2 Recap: Kellie Pickler Up Against Zendaya Coleman on Leaderboard

March 26, 2013 06:23:23 GMT


"Dancing with the Stars" season 16 contestants, especially those who didn't dance good enough last week, had a chance to redeem themselves on Monday, March 25 before the first elimination takes place on Tuesday. Some did show improvement, but several others like D.L. Hughley are still on the bottom of the scoreboard after the scores of their second performances were combined with last week's scores.

After criticized by Len Goodman last week, Ingo Rademacher once again got mixed reviews for his quickstep with Kym Johnson that night. "Overall, I think it was an improvement," Len said, though noting that his footwork was "hit and miss." Carrie Ann Inaba, however, thought, his "frame was a little off." Ingo got 20 points for a total score of 40.
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Nicki Minaj Rides Motorbike for a Trip to Supermarket


March 26, 2013 06:13:08 GMT


Nicki Minaj showed her love of riding motorbike in a photo she uploaded on Twitter on Sunday, March 24. In the picture, Nicki wore black leather jacket, blue skinny pants, black boots with one pink stripe, and a helmet. The picture was taken in a driveway of a mansion. "I'm big willy no bike gear," she captioned the picture.

In another picture, Nicki posed in a supermarket still wearing her cherry-and-flower-printed helmet. She stood in front of the supermarket's magazine stand which displayed ELLE magazine featuring her on the cover. She wrote in the caption, "#SupermarketRealness #LeftmyHelmetOnRealness #vrrrrrooooommmm."
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'The Voice' Season 4 Premiere: Shakira and Usher Make Their Debut on the Judging Panel

March 26, 2013 05:05:10 GMT


The fourth season of "The Voice" kicked off Monday night, March 25 with the first blind audition. New judges Shakira and Usher got comfortable on the swirling seats, filling the vacant spots temporarily left by Christina Aguilera and Cee-Lo Green. They were joined by old judges Adam Levine and Blake Shelton.

Before selecting the singing hopefuls, the foursome started the competition with a performance. The Maroon 5 frontman played drums, new mom Shakira played a harmonica, while country crooner Shelton and R&B singer Usher picked up guitars. They delivered a collaborative rendition of The Beatles' classic "Come Together".
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Dionne Warwick Files for Bankruptcy After Hit With Tax Lien

March 26, 2013 04:08:54 GMT


Classic singer Dionne Warwick has been forced to file for bankruptcy after being hit with $1 million tax lien. The 72-year-old singer filed for bankruptcy with the State of New Jersey on Thursday, March 21, and as a result, her assets will be protected, including a S.A.G. pension.

"Ms. Warwick had a business manager who mismanaged her affairs," her attorney Daniel Stolz says. "Before she knew it, she owed a gazillion dollars in taxes. She's actually paid more than the face amount of the taxes, but with all of the crazy interest and penalties that they add, the number kept mushrooming -even though she paid off the amount that she owed in terms of the actual taxes," he explains.
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Sarah Jessica Parker Takes Family to Check Out Sleeping Tilda Swinton at Museum

March 26, 2013 04:00:03 GMT


Sarah Jessica Parker, her husband Matthew Broderick and son James Wilkie were among the crowd spotted coming to New York's Museum of Modern Art, where fellow actress Tilda Swinton was sleeping inside a transparent case for her art piece dubbed "The Maybe". She went to the museum on March 25 when she turned 48.

The threesome braved the snowy weather in a warm jacket and gray matching beanies. The "Sex and the City" star donned ripped jeans, fur-lined boots and dark shades, while Broderick sported round black glasses. PEOPLE reported she excitedly chatted and laughed with her companies as security guards kept visitors from taking pictures of the "Moonrise Kingdom" actress inside her glass box.
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John Legend Debuts New Single 'Who Do We Think We Are' Ft. Rick Ross

March 26, 2013 03:20:06 GMT


Exactly as scheduled, R 'n' B singer/songwriter John Legend has now dropped the first single off his much-anticipated forthcoming album "Love in the Future". Entitled "Who Do We Think We Are", the new track featuring Maybach Music Group mogul Rick Ross follows last week's release of the album's intro song "The Beginning".

As fans await the music video that will premiere next month, they have to content themselves with the audio track for now, where the Grammy Award-winning R 'n' B artist shows off his usual smooth and soulful vocals. The Bawse drops a verse in the new single, another team-up for the two superstars after "Magnificent" and "Maybach Curtains" collaborations.
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Jim Carrey Mocks Gun Enthusiasts in Funny or Die Video


March 26, 2013 03:11:59 GMT


Jim Carrey has put his sense of humor to good use. On March 25, the Canadian actor tried to raise public awareness of gun violence issue by releasing "Cold Dead Hand" music video via Funny or Die. The clip is aimed at "heartless" gun enthusiasts, including former NRA president Charlton Heston.

Carrey took to Twitter to explain the song, saying, " 'Cold Dead Hand' is abt u heartless motherf*ckers unwilling 2 bend 4 the safety of our kids. Sorry if you're offended by the word safety!" The comedian revealed why he decided to criticize gun enthusiasts through a song. "Some ppl hate when I talk about guns so I decided to sing about it!" he tweeted.
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Will Smith Turned Down 'Django Unchained' Role Because It 'Wasn't the Lead'

March 26, 2013 02:48:04 GMT


Will Smith actually had a chance to shine at the 2013 Academy Awards through critics' darling "Django Unchained" but he rejected it. In a new interview with Entertainment Weekly, the "Men in Black" actor admits he turned it down because he needed to be on the lead.

"Django wasn't the lead, so it was like, I need to be the lead. The other character was the lead!" the father of two opens up, recalling his reaction when getting the offer from director Quentin Tarantino. "I was like, 'No, Quentin, please, I need to kill the bad guy!' "
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American Legion Accepts CBS Apology for Featuring Crashed B-5 on 'Amazing Race'

March 26, 2013 02:45:10 GMT


Almost a week after it was criticized for featuring "insensitive" segment in last week's episode of "The Amazing Race", CBS has finally apologized for it. On Sunday, March 24, host Phil Keoghan opened the latest episode by reading a statement expressing their remorse.

"Parts of last Sunday's episode, filmed in Vietnam, were insensitive to a group that is very important to us - our nation's veterans," he said. "We want to apologize to veterans - particularly those who served in Vietnam - as well as to their families and any viewers who were offended by the broadcast. All of us here have the most profound respect for the men and women who fight for our country."
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Lil Wayne Announces 'America's Most Wanted' Tour Dates

March 26, 2013 02:12:30 GMT


Just three days after he first announced that he would go on a U.S. tour dubbed as "America's Most Wanted Music Festival" with Atlanta rappers T.I. and Future, Young Money mogul Lil Wayne reveals the much-awaited dates of his two-month tour. The trek is intended to support the 30-year-old rap star's forthcoming new album "I Am Not a Human Being II" set to be released Tuesday, March 26.

The rap trio will kick off their live performances on the road at Birmingham's Oak Mountain Amphitheater on July 7. The 40-date tour will bring the three across different U.S. states before it concludes on September 1 at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine, California.
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Pictures From Jesse James' Wedding to Alexis DeJoria Emerge

March 26, 2013 01:58:29 GMT


One day after news broke out that Jesse James married billionaire heiress and drag racer Alexis DeJoria, a series of pictures from the said nuptials hit the web. The couple was caught on camera getting married in her father's Malibu estate over the weekend after dating for less than a year.

The groom donned a black suit and a tie. The bride wore a white traditional strapless gown with black floral embroidery and a matching long veil. They swapped wedding vows and exchanged Neil Lane rings at an altar decorated with big bouquets of lilac and white flowers.
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'Breaking Bad' Script Missing After Thief Broke Into Bryan Cranston's Car

March 26, 2013 01:42:21 GMT


"Breaking Bad" script was stolen from Bryan Cranston's car on the show's set in New Mexico last year, authorities revealed on Monday, March 25. Xavier Macafee, a man who's accused of breaking into the actor's car has now been held on suspicion of burglary.

The Walter White of the AMC drama series reported the theft on March 1, alleging that someone broke his car window and snatched a shoulder bag from his vehicle which was parked at Sandia Peak on December 20. Other stuff reported missing were iPad and "miscellaneous personal items."
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The Academy Moves 2014 Oscars to March to Avoid Clash With Winter Olympics

March 25, 2013 22:20:24 GMT


The upcoming 86th annual Academy Awards will be held in March, instead of the usual February slot occupied by the show during the past recent years. The Academy announces the event will take place Sunday, March 2 before returning back to the February timeline for the next ceremony in 2015.

The Oscars was held on February 24 this year. Though the Academy didn't mention anything about the reason behind the change, it's believed that the prestigious prize-giving event is shifted to March to steer clear of the Winter Olympics which is scheduled to run from February 7 to 23 in Sochi, Russia.
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MTV Moves 2013 Video Music Awards to Brooklyn for First Time

March 25, 2013 21:36:10 GMT


The 30th annual MTV Video Music Awards will be broadcast live in Brooklyn, New York for the first time. It will be held at the Barclays Center, the new home of the Brooklyn Nets which co-owned by Jay-Z, on Sunday night, August 25 to become the first major annual award show to take place in the borough of Brooklyn.

The network posts a series of pictures showing the iconic Moonman heading from last year's place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles to the new location for the upcoming 2013 MTV VMAs. "And WE'RE HERE! The 2013 @MTV VMAs will be LIVE at @BarclaysCenter on 8/25! #RoadToTheVMAs #HelloBrooklyn."
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French 'Survivor' Gets Cancelled After Contestant Dies on First Day of Filming

March 25, 2013 21:03:25 GMT


Production on "Koh-Lanta", the French version of "Survivor", was halted and the show was scrapped for the 2013 season after one of the contestants died during a filming in Cambodia. "It is not really a question," said TF1 spokesman Alexander Petit. "Everyone is being flown back to France."

Gerald Babin, 25, reportedly passed away Friday, March 22 after suffering cardiac arrest on the first day of filming. He complained of cramps in his arms during a tug-of-war challenge and was treated by the staff doctor on the set before being airlifted by helicopter to a nearby hospital.
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Hayden Panettiere Confirms Wladimir Klitschko Reconciliation With Lip-Lock

March 25, 2013 20:37:47 GMT


It's official, Hayden Panettiere and former boyfriend, Ukrainian heavyweight boxer Wladimir Klitschko, are back on together. The "Nashville" actress confirmed their reconciliation by making out with him when watching basketball game in Florida Sunday night, March 24.

Wearing a white tee, jeans and backward cap, Klitschko, 37, was caught on camera leaning in to the former "Heroes" star, 23, who opted for a similar casual outfit consisting of a pink top and denims. She returned the gesture by wrapping her hand around his neck.
 
 
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