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April 25, 2013

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Clint Eastwood's Wife Dina Reportedly Enters Rehab for Anxiety and Depression


April 25, 2013 09:29:53 GMT


Dina Eastwood, the wife of legendary actor Clint Eastwood, reportedly signed up for a rehabilitation program in an exclusive facility in Arizona. According to TMZ, Dina went to rehab to treat her anxiety and depression.

Besides the purpose of the treatment, there is no further info in regards to Dina's condition. Representative for Dina or Clint has not commented on the rehab report.
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'Divergent' First Look: Shailene Woodley Becomes Knife-Throwing Target

April 25, 2013 09:29:26 GMT


The first look at Shailene Woodley as Beatrice "Tris" Prior in Neil Burger's upcoming film "Divergent" has been unveiled via Entertainment Weekly. In the newly-released image, Tris shows no fear even though she becomes a human target for knife throwers.

Based on Veronica Roth's best-selling novel of the same name, "Divergent" takes place in a near-future Chicago. The story is set in a dystopian future where society is divided up into five factions based on their personalities. Woodley's Tris learns that she doesn't belong in any of them, which are called Divergents.
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Vanilla Ice 'Goes Amish' on New DIY Network Reality Series

April 25, 2013 09:28:18 GMT


"Ice Ice Baby" singer Vanilla Ice has landed another reality series "Vanilla Ice Goes Amish". The 45-year-old artist will immerse himself in an Amish community in Ohio where he will learn how they do construction, barn work and many more.

"This show is going to be amazing, pure magical. Get in where you fit in, and I'm sitting in with the Amish. LOL," tweeted Vanilla Ice. On the same DIY network where he will debut his new show, the '90s rapper already stars on "The Vanilla Ice Project", a home renovation series, currently airing its third season, with a fourth season airing this fall.
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Gwyneth Paltrow Is 'Embarrassed' but 'Happy' to Be World's Most Beautiful Woman

April 25, 2013 09:04:51 GMT


Gwyneth Paltrow has a mixed feeling about being crowned World's Most Beautiful Woman by People magazine. Met at the Hollywood premiere of "Iron Man 3", the actress who plays Tony Stark's love interest Pepper Potts admitted that she's "so embarrassed," yet "so happy" about it.

"It's so weird," the blonde beauty, who hit the red carpet of the April 24 event in an Antonio Berardi sheer-panel dress which highlighted her slim figure, continued telling E! News. "It's crazy. It's very sweet. I'm so flattered. I'm thrilled."
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Miley Cyrus to Release New Single in June

April 25, 2013 08:50:17 GMT


While everyone is curious to know if Miley Cyrus has indeed called off her engagement with Liam Hemsworth, the pop/rock singer is interested only in her new music. The 20-year-old entertainer is eyeing to release her first new single by summer with her next album not far behind, hopefully later this year.

"All I do is focus on my music," the Disney-bred star revealed when she joined her "Fall Down" collaborator will.i.am in a Google+ live chat on Tuesday, April 23. "The only place I ever am is at the studio." This may explain current speculations that Cyrus and Hemsworth have called it quits, since they have been spending less time together due to her choice to spend so much time in the recording studio.
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La Toya Jackson Believes Michael Jackson Still Visits Family

April 25, 2013 08:48:43 GMT


La Toya Jackson believes that his late brother, Michael Jackson, still makes regular visits to the Jacksons' house in Encino, California. The singer-turned-reality TV star is convinced that Michael haunts the house after she talked to a security at her house who told her some strange events that happened around the house.

"[The security] says it happens so much. Every single night the dog barks and he looks up at this certain window... I said, 'That's where Michael's bedroom was, that's where he stayed,' " La Toya said. "[The dog] barks at a certain time every night and he just keeps barking and looking at it."
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Channing Tatum and Joseph Gordon-Levitt Eyed to Star in 'Guys and Dolls' Remake

April 25, 2013 08:46:43 GMT


As soon as the acquisition of the film rights is finalized, 20th Century Fox has kept two names in mind to lead "Guys and Dolls", a remake of the 1995 musical classic. It is reported that Channing Tatum and Joseph Gordon-Levitt are expected to nab the roles that Marlon Brando and Frank Sinatra perfectly played.

The Joseph L. Mankiewicz-directed musical, which was released on November 3, 1955, centers on Sinatra's Nathan Detroit, who bets that Brando's Sky Masterson can convince the wholesome missionary Sarah Brown to come to Havana, Cuba with him. Jean Simmons played Sarah.
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Guillermo del Toro Developing 'Monster' for HBO

April 25, 2013 08:29:17 GMT


Guillermo del Toro is going to bring "Monster" to HBO. The acclaimed filmmaker has sealed a deal to adapt the Japanese Manga by author Naoki Urasawa into a TV show for the premium cable channel.

The comic book series follows a brilliant young doctor who unwittingly unleashes a pandora's box when he decided to save a dying 12-year-old boy. The doctor now searches for the boy, who has become most evil sociopath that has ever lived, to stop a plot of mass genocide.
News > Music News

Neil Diamond's 'Sweet Caroline' Sales Shoot Up After Boston Marathon Bombings

April 25, 2013 08:11:26 GMT


Following the harrowing Boston Marathon bombing incident that took place on April 15, Neil Diamond's "Sweet Caroline" got a 597% increase in sales, selling 19,000 copies last week from the 2,800 it sold the week prior. The 1969 classic addressed by the 72-year-old musician to Caroline Kennedy makes no mention of Boston anywhere in the song but it was adopted by the Boston Red Sox team and gets played regularly at the Fenway Park, the home ballpark of the famous baseball club.

In the team's first home game since the bombings, Diamond dropped by Fenway Park on Saturday to lead the crowd to sing "Sweet Caroline". Since the attack, Diamond has also been motivated to write new material inspired by the tragedy.
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Rapper Trina's Brother Shot and Killed in Miami

April 25, 2013 08:03:55 GMT


The brother of rapper Trina, Wilbrent Bain, has been murdered in Miami. According to the police, Bain was shot on Northwest 91st Street on Tuesday, April 23, at 9:35 A.M. The suspect of the murder, Ron Dobson, has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting. According to reports, Dobson has confessed to the murder and faced second-degree murder charge. He was held without bond on Wednesday morning.

The 27-year-old Dobson was a friend and neighbor of Bain on Northwest 91st Street and 24th Avenue. However, they reportedly had a dispute. Dobson shot Bain several times when Bain got off of his bike and approached him. According to the police, Bain was unarmed.
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Bishop and Warpath Confirmed to Appear in 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'

April 25, 2013 07:50:46 GMT


Director Bryan Singer finally unveiled two new characters that will be featured in the upcoming "X-Men: Days of Future Past". From a Vine video Singer posted on Twitter, fans can learn that Lucas Bishop and Warpath are the new mutants they will get to see in the film.

Bishop is a mutant from a post-apocalyptic future who can travel back through time and absorb energy, while Warpath is an Apache Native American with the mutant abilities of strength and speed. It is predicted that Omar Sy will portray Bishop and Booboo Stewart, who is the only Native American actor in the cast ensemble, is likely to play Warpath.
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One Direction to Go on U.S. Tour in a Scooby Doo Mystery Machine Replica

April 25, 2013 07:27:25 GMT


When British-Irish boyband One Direction goes on the U.S. leg of their "Take Me Home" world tour, they're hoping to do it in a Scooby Doo Mystery Machine replica. The teen idols have had a VW camper van custom-made into the fun vehicle complete with their own 1D logo and if they have their way, they will have it shipped over and use it as they trek across the U.S. for their concert tour.

"The guys are desperate to have it shipped over to America so it can join them on tour," a source said. "Scooby's obviously a U.S. import and massive out there so they know the van will be a hit with both the fans - and their mums. If management decides it's too expensive and impractical, then they'll simply keep it as a fun vehicle for travelling from city to city over here."
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Ousted Anchor Hired as Correspondent for 'Live! with Kelly and Michael'


April 25, 2013 07:13:39 GMT


A. J. Clemente, who became talk of the town after swearing on his first day working as news anchor on North Dakota's NBC affiliate KFYR-TV, has been given a second chance. Stopping by "Live! with Kelly and Michael" as a guest on Wednesday, April 24, he was offered a job as a celebrity correspondent for a night.

"One thing about New Yorkers, we believe in giving second chances, man. Yesterday, we called for you. You came here today," Michael Strahan told Clemente. "So, we have a challenge for you if you're willing to accept it. We're going to send you to cover the star-studded red-carpet premiere of Pierce Brosnan's new movie, 'Love Is All You Need'."
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Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth Resume Working After Arrest

April 25, 2013 06:56:44 GMT


Reese Witherspoon and her talent agent husband Jim Toth returned to work after they experienced "embarrassing" arrest last Friday, April 19. In a picture obtained by X17Online (via TMZ), the "This Means War" actress was seen all smiles as she stepped out of a car in Los Angeles on Wednesday.

Jim was seen near his office building in Los Angeles on Wednesday morning as he was going to work. He wore a gray suit, a blue and white checkered shirt and a tie. In addition, he held a notepad and a bottle of smoothie when he entered the building.
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Todd Harrell Enters Rehab After Being Arrested for Fatal DUI Crash

April 25, 2013 06:53:15 GMT


After spending several days in jail and was released on $100,000 bond on Tuesday, April 23, Todd Harrell tried to find a way to treat his addiction issues. Harrell's lawyer, Ed Ryan confirmed on Wednesday, April 24 that his client "immediately went and checked himself into [drug] treatment."

Ryan refused to tell public where the bassist of rock band 3 Doors Down would be treated, but he assured public that Harrell voluntarily admitted himself into a rehab facility, and it wasn't a court-ordered. Ryan also declined to comment further, saying that he just started working on the case.
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PSY's 'Gentleman' Sets YouTube Record Anew

April 25, 2013 06:41:24 GMT


After breaking existing records for most views for a video in its first day on YouTube, PSY's new music video "Gentleman" sets another record, breaking the previous one held by "Kony 2012" on the popular video hosting site. The 35-year-old entertainer's follow-up to his first global viral hit "Gangnam Style" is likewise making its mark on YouTube, breaking the record for most views in a single day with 38 million views.

With 8 million more views than "Kony 2012" previous record (30 million views) garnered by "Gentleman" last April 14, PSY's mischievous dance track clip edged the short film for the distinction of getting the most views in a single day. This achievement came just a day after it first broke the record held by Justin Bieber and Nicki Minaj's collaboration "Beauty and a Beat" for most views of a video on its YouTube debut.
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Ang Lee and Nicole Kidman Join Steven Spielberg on Cannes Jury

April 25, 2013 06:30:03 GMT


The 66th Cannes festival, which runs from May 15-26, will have the most star-studded jury in history. Founded in 1946, the most prestigious film festival has announced that Steven Spielberg, who serves as president of the jury, will be joined by Ang Lee and Nicole Kidman. Interestingly, all of them are Oscar winners.

"The Oscars (connection) is a coincidence as all these people are friends of Cannes. And don't forget that these stars are also involved and engaged in independent cinema," Cannes Artistic Director Thierry Fremaux told The Associated Press.
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Justin Timberlake on Marrying Jessica Biel: 'It's Nice to Marry Your Best Friend'

April 25, 2013 05:11:36 GMT


Justin Timberlake opens up about his marriage to Jessica Biel in an interview with Ellen DeGeneres on the funny host's talk show, "The Ellen DeGeneres Show". In a sneak-peek video for the show, Timberlake can't stop gushing about his wife whom he has been married to since last October.

"Last time she [Biel] was here, I was asking what she loves about being married. And then she said her favorite thing about being married is being able to say, 'my husband'," DeGeneres recalls. She goes on asking the former Disney star, "What is your favorite thing about Jess -what is your favorite thing of being married?"
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NBC Picks Up 24-Hour Live Reality Show 'Million Second Quiz'

April 25, 2013 05:02:30 GMT


NBC has ordered a new groundbreaking reality series "The Million Second Quiz". The show will put contestants in a 24/7 live competition as they "test the limits of their knowledge, endurance and will to win as they battle each other in intense bouts of trivia for twelve consecutive days and nights."

The unscripted series will air primetime, live from a gigantic hourglass shaped structure in the heart of Manhattan. The hourglass will also serve as the living quarters for four players who have remained in the game the longest.
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Robert Downey Jr. and Gwyneth Paltrow Hit L.A. for 'Iron Man 3' Premiere

April 25, 2013 04:31:40 GMT


Robert Downey Jr. and Gwyneth Paltrow attended the premiere of their newest film "Iron Man 3" in Los Angeles at the El Capitan Theatre on Wednesday, April 24. Both stars stole attention away from other A-list stars in attendance, including Sir Ben Kingsley, Guy Pearce and Kat Dennings, in their own ways.

Downey made a cool entrance as he rode a red Audi with "Stark 16" as the license plate. Dressed in finely tailored suit, the Tony Stark depicter came along with his wife Susan Downey and shared kisses with her on the red carpet. Meanwhile, Paltrow, who's recently crowned as World's Most Beautiful Woman by People magazine, looked dazzling in an Antonio Berardi sheer-panel dress.
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Fall Out Boy Debuts at the Top of Billboard Hot 200 Over Kid Cudi

April 25, 2013 04:27:00 GMT


Two debuts reigned the Billboard 200 albums chart this week, with Fall Out Boy's "Save Rock and Roll" securing the No. 1 spot from Kid Cudi's "Indicud" with just 18,000 copies separating their sales of 154,000 and 136,000, respectively. Both albums were projected by industry sources to sell at least 150,000 but Cudi's album fell behind a bit over the weekend to end up at the runner-up slot.

Justin Timberlake's "The 20/20 Experience" remains strong at the third place with 76,000 (down 22%) while Blake Shelton's "Based on a True Story..." stays put at the fourth position with 42,000 (down 31%). Grabbing the fifth spot is another debut, the last of three debuts this week, Yeah Yeah Yeahs' "Mosquito" with 36,000 copies sold.
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'American Idol' Top 4 Performances: Angie Miller 'Wins the Night'

April 25, 2013 04:11:14 GMT


Amber Holcomb, Angie Miller, Candice Glover and Kree Harrison were battling it out for the Top 3 spots in "American Idol" season 12 on Wednesday, April 24. The four girls sang two solo songs each and were paired for a duet.

After footage showing the Top 4 visiting L.A. Children's Hospital was played, Amber performed first. She covered Celine Dion's "The Power of Love" for her first solo, and the judges loved it. Mariah Carey said it's like "2013 meets major classic songs that people love."
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Ben Affleck to Receive Honorary Doctorate Degree at Brown University's Graduation Ceremony

April 25, 2013 04:03:50 GMT


Ben Affleck is going to receive honorary doctorate degree from Brown University on Sunday, May 26. The "To the Wonder" actor will be awarded honorary doctorate in fine arts at the university's 245th Commencement.

There are five other people besides Affleck who will receive honorary doctorate degree. They are author and editor Junot Diaz, bacteriologist Stanley Falkow, Tougaloo College president Beverly Wade Hogan, physician and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation president Risa Lavizzo-Mourey and Miami Dade College president Eduardo J. Padron.
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Billy Currington Indicted for Terroristic Threats and Abuse

April 25, 2013 03:35:43 GMT


Country singer Billy Currington was indicted on Wednesday, April 24 on charges of terroristic threats and abuse of an elderly person. The charges stemmed from an altercation involving Currington and a 70-year-old tour boat captain, Charles Ferrelle, on April 15.

According to a Savannah-Chatham police, Ferrelle was on his boat, carrying two passengers near a dock owned by Currington when the singer suddenly shouted at him. Currington later got in his own boat, followed Ferrelle to another dock and threatened to "f**k him up" and kill him.
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'Man of Steel' Director Zack Synder Might Helm 'Justice League'

April 25, 2013 03:11:22 GMT


The latest issue of Empire magazine drops a hint of possible "Justice League" helmer. Without giving any direct quote from related parties, the mag reports that Warner Bros. will offer the job to Zack Snyder if his upcoming film "Man of Steel", which will hit U.S. theaters on June 14, is a blockbuster success.

According to the article (via Joblo), "Warner Bros.' long-term view has been revised to embrace this new vision, just as the 'Dark Knight' films resisted the commodification of Marvel. Whether we get a 'Justice League', they say, depends on 'MAN OF STEEL'. If we do, they say, Zack Snyder will be asked to direct."
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Yahoo! Snags Exclusive Rights to 'Saturday Night Live' Archives

April 25, 2013 02:51:01 GMT


Yahoo! has snagged exclusive rights to keep 38 years worth of clips from "Saturday Night Live". Through a deal with Broadway Video, the company founded by "SNL" creator Lorne Michaels, the online portal will become an online home of skits and musical performances from the beginning of the show in 1975 through the current season.

"Saturday Night Live is legendary for launching new talent, providing witty commentary on current events and delighting fans the world over," Yahoo! president and CEO Marissa Mayer says in a statement. "We are thrilled to give Yahoo! users the most comprehensive collection of SNL content available on the Web and make Yahoo! the home for current season clips, as well as the entire 38-season archive."
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Beyonce Debuts 'Grown Woman' Live During Paris Concert

April 25, 2013 02:36:25 GMT


After showing snippets of her brand new song "Grown Woman" in her Pepsi "Mirrors" commercial last month, Beyonce Knowles debuted it in full on Wednesday, April 24, live in front of the sold-out crowd that came to see her in concert at the Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy in Paris, France. The 31-year-old entertainer performed the new dance track towards the end of her show, her latest stopover in her "Mrs. Carter Show" world tour.

In a printed Kenzo outfit, Bey sang the Timbaland-produced and The-Dream-penned track complete with her signature dazzling choreography backed by usual her crew of dancers and for this special Paris performance, by French dancing duo, Les Twins. The two even put on the blindfold on the diva as they teased her during their short routine which Queen Bey fiercely took off before joining her backing dancers in a tribal-inspired finale.
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Poppy Montgomery and Boyfriend Welcome a Daughter

April 25, 2013 02:18:09 GMT


Poppy Montgomery has welcomed a baby daughter with boyfriend Shawn Sanford. Poppy gave birth to her daughter Violet Grace Devereux Sanford on Monday, April 22, at 7:57 A.M. The baby girl measured 19.5 inches long and weighed 6 lbs., 12 oz.

"We are overjoyed with the arrival of our beautiful angel and filled with gratitude that she is happy, healthy and thriving," Poppy and Shawn said in a statement. Poppy is already a mother to a 5-year-old son from her previous relationship with actor Adam Kaufman.
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Gwyneth Paltrow Named the World's Most Beautiful Woman by People Magazine

April 25, 2013 02:15:59 GMT


Gwyneth Paltrow is named the World's Most Beautiful Woman in 2013 by People magazine. With Star magazine naming her the most hated celebrity in Hollywood a few times ago, Paltrow was surprised that she topped the list of beautiful women which included Beyonce Knowles, Jennifer Lawrence, and Kristen Stewart.

"I can't believe it," Paltrow says. She tells the magazine how she reacted to the news when she first heard of it, "I honestly thought someone was playing a joke on me. I had to reread the e-mail three times. I was like, 'This can't be true, I've developed dyslexia -I'm not reading this right.' It's a very iconic cover in American culture, so it's just amazing."
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Zach Braff Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Fund 'Garden State' Sequel

April 25, 2013 02:08:43 GMT


Following the success of Rob Thomas and Kristen Bell's Kickstarter campaign in earning $5.7 million for "Veronica Mars" movie, Zach Braff has also turned to the funding platform in hopes of raising $2 million for a sequel to 2004's "Garden State", "Wish I Was Here". In about half a day, he has collected $1,045,785.

"Now financiers are fine for lots of projects and it works out perfectly for many movies, but when you're trying to make these smaller personal art films, the idea of giving final cut away to someone else, it doesn't make any sense for me," the "Scrubs" actor tells The Hollywood Reporter.
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Zooey Deschanel Gets Apology After Misidentified as Boston Bomber During TV Coverage

April 25, 2013 01:46:02 GMT


Zooey Deschanel has received a formal apology after being mistakenly identified as one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects during FOX's coverage of the incident. On Tuesday, April 23, Kala J. Patterson, president of Caption Solutions which is based in Lawrence, Kansas, said in a statement that they "deeply regret" the mistake and "sincerely apologize for this error."

Last week, FOX network affiliate KDFW in Dallas-Fort Worth ran a caption which falsely named her as the Boston Marathon bomber during its coverage of the manhunt for the real suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. The caption read, "Marathon Bomber. He is 19-year-old Zooey Deschanel."
 
 
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