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May 16, 2013

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P. Diddy Spoofs 'Downton Abbey' in Funny or Die Video

May 16, 2013 09:46:55 GMT


When P. Diddy tweeted that he's joining the cast of "Downton Abbey", he actually meant a parody version of the British series. After creating a buzz with his statement which has been debunked by PBS, the rapper's spoof of the hit series makes its way out via Funny or Die.

In the video, the New York-born artist claims he's cast as the first black character on the Julian Fellowes-created series. He introduces himself as Lord Wolcott, the new owner of Downton Abbey. He somehow manages to get inserted into scenes featuring other real characters.
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Jenelle Evans Faces Two Years in Jail If Convicted on Drug Possession Charge

May 16, 2013 09:45:04 GMT


Jenelle Evans showed up in North Carolina court on Tuesday, May 14, for a hearing following her arrest on April 23. Evans' lawyer Dustin Sullivan told Radar Online, "We are waiting for her to be indicted for a felony. If she is convicted the sentencing guidelines could be 25 months maximum."

The lawyer also revealed to Wetpaint Entertainment that the next court session would be held on July 1. "I anticipate that she will be indicted before that court date. No new information was given but that is typical in felony cases still in district court for us," he said.
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Carson Daly Confirms Christina Aguilera's Return to 'The Voice'

May 16, 2013 09:34:34 GMT


NBC may have not announced the judge line-up of "The Voice" season 5, but it has become clear that Christina Aguilera will return to the show. It's the show's own host Carson Daly who confirms report that the R&B diva will be back as a coach in the upcoming edition of the competition series.

"We're all excited," Daly tells E! News about Aguilera's return. "She helped launch the show, and like we've said with all of our coaches, this isn't their day jobs. They're not celebrity judges, they are real artists and they have to tour and it's great to have her come back into the fold."
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The Lonely Island Releases Funny New Single 'I F***ed My Aunt' Featuring T-Pain

May 16, 2013 09:25:06 GMT


The Lonely Island boys, Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone, joined by rapper T-Pain debut their wacky new song "I F***ed My Aunt". The funny new single is the second track to be released off their "Wack Wednesdays" series, which kicked off last week with the star-studded video "Spring Break Anthem".

"I F***ed My Aunt" reunites the comic trio with their "I'm on a Boat" collaborator as they proudly rap about their sexual escapades in the two-and-a-half-minute-long song while T-Pain handles the hook for the incest-themed single. Tackling such a disturbing taboo, the four guys manage to pump the humor into the auto-tuned track.
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Chris Rock May Appear on Eminem's New Album


May 16, 2013 08:45:12 GMT


Chris Rock added fuels to rumor that suggested he would collaborate with Eminem on the rapper's new album. Appearing on fuse TV's new show "United States of Hip Hop", Rock was asked whether or not he made contributions to Eminem's upcoming album.

Rock didn't confirm or deny the question, saying, "Uh, I can't really say." Referring to his appearance on Kanye West's 2010 album, "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy", the comedian added, "I was on the Kanye record -maybe I'm on the Eminem record. You never know."
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Christian Slater to Marry Brittany Lopez in July


May 16, 2013 08:31:39 GMT


Christian Slater is a happy man. The "Mind Games" actor revealed to PEOPLE on Tuesday, May 14, that he and his fiancee Brittany Lopez were planning their wedding which would take place sometime in July. "It will be good, intimate and small and family members. It will be nice," Slater gushed.

He added that the wedding probably would be held in backyard. "Honestly, you gotta get a planner and do all that, but we will get it organized. We had a big engagement party on the 31st of December and it was nice, it was like a New Year's and we had all the family come, 200 people, so it kind of already feels like we did the wedding, so we are just going to do a nice backyard situation," he explained.
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Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro, Kevin Kline and Morgan Freeman Get Wild in 'Last Vegas' Trailer

May 16, 2013 08:29:19 GMT


Robert De Niro, Kevin Kline and Morgan Freeman surely know how to defy their age. In the first trailer for their upcoming film "Last Vegas", the three actors are seen having fun times with sexy girls in Las Vegas in a crazy bachelor party for Michael Douglas, who is thought to "make a huge mistake" for getting married.

CBS Films and Good Universe for the very first time unite the four Hollywood icons to join this comedy feature. Filming on the iconic Las Vegas Strip, the film centers on four old friends who decide to throw a Las Vegas bachelor party for the only one of them who has remained single.
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Farrah Abraham Fires Back at Catelynn Lowell's Comment on 'Backdoor Teen Mom'


May 16, 2013 08:10:38 GMT


Farrah Abraham is definitely not pleased with anyone who says bad things about her porn. In a recent interview with Us Weekly for the magazine's latest issue, the 21-year-old reality TV star dissed former "Teen Mom" co-star Catelynn Lowell, who said Abraham sounded "like a dying horse" on the porn video entitled "Backdoor Teen Mom".

"I know what jealousy looks like," Abraham told the magazine. "I am trying to be a role model for the other Teen Moms. I try not to knock them down. I try to better them." Abraham didn't stop right there. She then pointed out Lowell's personal problem, saying, "Catelynn has a weight issue, but I don't say harsh things about her to hurt her self-esteem."
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Wendy Williams: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West to 'Split 30 Seconds' After Baby Is Born


May 16, 2013 08:08:06 GMT


Wendy Williams is skeptical about Kim Kardashian's relationship with Kanye West even though they are having a baby together. She even goes so far as to predict that the pregnant TV star will break up with the rapper "30 seconds after the baby is born."

"She and Kanye will not make and what kind of mom will she be? A single mom," so the 48-year-old outspoken TV host tells Andy Cohen. "I believe right now there is probably a plan in motion and Kris [Jenner] is probably helping Kim and Kim is probably asking for the help."
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Frank Ocean and James Blake to Headline Drake's OVO Fest

May 16, 2013 08:06:05 GMT


For the fourth straight year, Canadian rap superstar Drake is staging his October's Very Own Fest in his hometown of Toronto and he's again bringing top acts to perform in the two-day music festival. Headlining the August 4 kick-off show at the Molson Canadian Ampitheatre are Frank Ocean and James Blake while leading the line-up on August 5 is no less than Drake himself.

Drake is expected to surprise the crowd as to which special guests he will parade in this year's OVO Fest. In previous years, some of the biggest names in music like Eminem, Jay-Z and Lil Wayne have all obliged Drake with their appearance.
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Kanye West Ranting on Stage at Paparazzi

May 16, 2013 07:18:02 GMT


Kanye West is not a fan of paparazzi, unlike Kim Kardashian who has cameras following her on daily basis in and outside her house. In a concert at the Roseland Ballroom in NYC for the Adult Swim Upfront, the hot-tempered rapper dropped some colorful language to let his feeling be known.

Kanye's expletive-laden rant came hot on heels of an embarrassing incident during an outing with his baby mama. The G.O.O.D Music rhymer suffered bruise on his forehead after smacking his head on a signpost in an attempt to avoid shutterbugs while house-hunting with his pregnant lady love.
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Selena Gomez Snapped Leaving Justin Bieber's House

May 16, 2013 06:35:48 GMT


Selena Gomez apparently still keeps in touch with Justin Bieber despite her previous statement that she's dating nobody at the moment. She was seen leaving the Biebs' residence in Calabasas late Tuesday morning, May 14.

The "I Love You Like a Love Song" singer was behind the wheel when she left Bieber's house. An eyewitness said she looked "happy." She reportedly "spent the rest of the day at home" while her former boyfriend was hard at work at a recording studio.
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Lady Antebellum Beats 'The Great Gatsby' Soundtrack to the Top of Billboard 200

May 16, 2013 06:18:52 GMT


Country pop music group Lady Antebellum reigns supreme in this week's Billboard 200 album chart with their new album "Golden", arriving at the top spot with 167,000 copies sold. With a safe lead of 30,000 records separating it from the week's runner-up, "Golden" gives the trio their third No. 1 album in the chart, after 2010 LP "Need You Now" and 2011-released "Own the Night".

Although "The Great Gatsby" soundtrack's 137,000 debut wasn't enough to give executive producer Jay-Z the No. 1 spot, it posted much higher sales than the 95,000 estimate originally projected for the star-studded compilation. It actually is the best sales week in over a year for a soundtrack, coming after "The Hunger Games: Songs From District 12 and Beyond" which entered the chart with 175,000.
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Demi Lovato Gets New Ink as New Album Released

May 16, 2013 06:07:03 GMT


Demi Lovato added a new tattoo to her body on the day her new album, "Demi", was released. On Wednesday, May 15, the 20-year-old singer took to Twitter to show off the new ink behind her left shoulder which reads, "Now I'm a Warrior", which is a lyric from "Warrior", a song in her new album.

"Thanks @BangBang! Album release day!!! #DEMI" Lovato captioned the photograph. Bang Bang is a New York-based tattoo artist who tatted up the likes of Justin Bieber, Rihanna, Chris Brown and Katy Perry. The tattoo artist also recently gave British model Cara Delevingne her first ink, a lion on her finger.
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Natalie Portman and Christian Bale Play Around on Beach in First 'Knight of Cups' Pic

May 16, 2013 05:59:38 GMT


The Hollywood Reporter unveils the first official photo for Terrence Malick's upcoming drama "Knight of Cups". The image features two of many A-list stars that have been attached to join the project. Fans can get to see Natalie Portman and Christian Bale, who each relaxedly strolls down the beach.

The flick is "a story of man, temptations, celebrity and excess" as written by FilmNation. It is only revealed that Bale, known for his portrayal of Bruce Wayne a.k.a. Batman in "Batman Begins", is tapped to take the role of Rick, while Isabel Lucas is introduced as Caroline. The rest remains mystery.
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TNT and TBS Tap Steven Spielberg, Sylvester Stallone, Steve Carell for New Shows

May 16, 2013 05:00:32 GMT


TNT recently picked up "The Last Ship" from Michael Bay, Frank Darabont's "Lost Angels" and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson-hosted reality series "The Hero" among others for its 2014 line-up, but the network and TBS announced more collaborations with big names during Turner Upfront presentation on Wednesday, May 15. The sister channels are teaming up with the likes of Steven Spielberg, Sylvester Stallone, Steve Carell and Jamie Foxx to develop other potential new series.

Spielberg is among the board of executive producers of "Portal House" and "Peter Gunn", which are both are developed for TNT. The former follows a group of young scientists who find a portal into the time-space continuum while investigating what they believe to be a haunted house.
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Video: Carly Rae Jepsen Performs New Song 'Take a Picture' on 'American Idol' Finale

May 16, 2013 04:58:44 GMT


Canadian recording artist Carly Rae Jepsen performed the new song "Take a Picture" on the Wednesday episode of "American Idol", the first night of the FOX show's two-part grand finale. The 27-year-old singer sang the final version of the Coca-Cola "Perfect Harmony" tune written with the help of the show's viewers, who contributed lyrics and even performance elements once it debuts onstage.

Wearing a white-striped sleeveless top over a mostly black ensemble of leather shorts and platform shoes, Jepsen took off the yellow blazer she had on at the start of her performance and replaced her sunglasses with a black hat with yellow accent as she got ready to be lifted up by several back-up dancers. As she strutted onstage, photos of her ongoing actual performance popped onscreen on cue as she sang the lyrics "take a picture."
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Charice's New Boyish Look Sparks Lesbian Rumors


May 16, 2013 04:51:07 GMT


Rumors run like a wild fire suggesting that Philippine singer Charice is preparing to come out as a lesbian. The report emerges after she was pictured sporting a new boyish look after staying out of the limelight for a little while. Her last tweet dated November 2012 and her last TV project as a judge on the Philippine version of "The X Factor" aired around the same time.

ABS-CBN, the local TV network airing the singing competition, has an interview posted on their online news website with Charice's mother Raquel Pempengco concerning the petite singer's alleged sexuality preference. The mother says she's allowing her daughter to "confirm her real identity" and she will be by her side every step of the way.
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Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and More Glam Up 'Great Gatsby' Cannes Premiere

May 16, 2013 04:30:19 GMT


"The Great Gatsby" headed to South of France for its Cannes premiere. Leading men Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire went for a black bow tie with a black suit to grace the red carpet. Co-star Carey Mulligan, meanwhile, looked gorgeous in a pale pink, silk Christian Dior gown.

The Myrtle Wilson depicter, Isla Fisher, let loose her hair, wearing a fiery red dress from Oscar de la Renta. Nicole Kidman, who serves as one of the 66th festival's star-studded jurors alongside Christoph Waltz and Ang Lee, stood out in ankle-length gown paired with a pair of hot pink pumps.
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Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore Reportedly Are in Divorce Battle Over $10M

May 16, 2013 04:27:12 GMT


Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore decided to go separate ways more than a year ago, but their divorce is still in the process. According to New York Post's Page Six, Demi claimed that she was entitled to $10 million from her younger ex-husband's investment.

"Ashton and Demi are still not divorced, and no settlement has been agreed, even though they have been in negotiations for over a year. Ashton made a lot of money after they married, but he doesn't believe he owes her as much as she is asking for," a source told the site.
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Kelly Rowland Talks About Jealousy of Beyonce Knowles in 'Dirty Laundry'


May 16, 2013 03:45:41 GMT


Kelly Rowland admits she is jealous of her former partner in Destiny's Child, Beyonce Knowles. In her new song she premieres on Wednesday, May 15, "Dirty Laundry", the 32-year-old RnB singer talks about how hard it is to see Beyonce becoming a superstar after the all-girls group split in 2006.

"When my sister was on stage/killing it like a motherf**ker/ I was in rage/ feeling it like a motherf**ker," Kelly confesses. "Went our separate ways but I was happy she was killin' it/ Bittersweet she was up, I was down/ No lie, I feel good for her but what do I do now?"
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'American Idol' Finale: Candice Glover and Kree Harrison Take Turn Wowing Audience

May 16, 2013 03:44:12 GMT


"American Idol" Top 2 finalists Candice Glover and Kree Harrison sang one last time on Wednesday, May 15 before one of them is picked as the winner. They delivered three songs each: one was picked by the show's creator Simon Fuller, another was what would be their coronation single, and the third was their favorite song from the season.

Kree got Sarah McLachlan's "Angel" from Simon and she made it her own by turning it into a tender country ballad version. Candice followed it up with Adele's "Chasing Pavements" and she showed off her strong vocals in the last half of the performance.
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Blake Jenner Confirms He's Dating 'Glee' Co-Star Melissa Benoist


May 16, 2013 03:35:52 GMT


Ryan Murphy seems to have talent as matchmaker. After Lea Michele and Cory Monteith that he paired up as on/off couple on "Glee" end up dating in real life, now Blake Jenner confirms he's too dating his co-star on the FOX hit series, Melissa Benoist.

Blake and Melissa have been romantically linked for some time after sharing screens on the show. When a fan asked him during a live chat hosted by ET Canada if they were indeed an item, the winner of "The Glee Project" second season replied with a smile, "Yup."
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Ol' Dirty Bastard and Eazy E to Be Resurrected via Hologram at 2013 Rock the Bells Festival

May 16, 2013 03:20:35 GMT


Wu Tang Clan's founding member Ol' Dirty Bastard already passed away almost a decade ago and N.W.A rapper Eazy E died way back in 1995 but the two hip-hop artists actually lead this year's Rock the Bells music festival. They will be virtually resurrected via holograms on stage appearing together with other real-life performers.

Ol' Dirty Bastard will be reunited with the other surviving members of his legendary rap group while Eazy E will join his proteges Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, whom he collaborated with on the track "Foe tha Love of $". It will be ODB's second time to appear in the hip-hop fest while it will only be the first for Eazy E, who sadly never got to perform in the festival when he was still alive.
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P. Diddy's Car Pulled Over at Gunpoint by Cops

May 16, 2013 02:57:37 GMT


P. Diddy, or rather his luxe Maybach, caused a big commotion in Los Angeles Wednesday, May 15. The rap mogul's vehicle was reportedly stopped by a team of cops with guns drawn after he was dropped off at the SoHo House in West Hollywood.

TMZ reported the cops blocked the car from driving away after they received information that there's a person with a gun inside the vehicle. The law enforcement asked the occupants of the car to get out and lie on the ground while they were searching for any weapon.
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Beyonce Knowles Apologizes for First Ever Postponed Show

May 16, 2013 02:55:24 GMT


Following the postponement of her Antwerp concert yesterday, pop/R'n'B diva Beyonce Knowles immediately sent out an apology to her disappointed fans. The 31-year-old performer posted a handwritten letter on her Facebook page on Wednesday, May 15 to say sorry for the cancellation of her Tuesday night show at the Sportpaleis, saying it was the first ever show that she had to postpone.

"To my dearest fans in Antwerp," Beyonce wrote, "I've never postponed a show in my life. It was very hard for me. I promise I will make it up very soon. I'm sorry if I disappointed you." Fortunately for the May 14 show ticketholders, the show will be rescheduled although there's no word yet on when it will eventually take place, if they could still squeeze it in the already fixed Europe leg of her "The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour".
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Britney Spears Says She Wants a Daughter

May 16, 2013 02:50:56 GMT


Britney Spears would love to have a daughter to add to her family. When Mario Lopez says he's jealous of her for having two boys, she says, "Awwww, I want a girl." "Oh, you do want a girl! So later on, maybe a little girl?" the "Extra" host teases, to which she replies, "Yes."

Lopez is already a father to an adorable little Gia and currently expecting a second child with his wife Courtney. Britney, meanwhile, has two sons, Sean and Jayden, with her former husband Kevin Federline and is currently dating David Lucado after splitting from fiance Jason Trawick.
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Sony Launches Angry Birds on Big Screen on July 1, 2016

May 16, 2013 02:48:56 GMT


The most addictive and popular game from Rovio Entertainment is jumping onto big screen. Sony Pictures Entertainment has recently announced that the studio has obtained the exclusive worldwide rights to animated film "Angry Birds", which is slated for a July 1, 2016 release.

"Every studio in town would love to add 'Angry Birds' to their slate. There are few titles out there that bring this kind of excitement, brand awareness and built-in audience to the table," Chairman and CEO of Sony Michael Lynton says in a joint statement with Co-Chairman of the studio Amy Pascal.
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Angelina Jolie Reportedly Will Remove Her Ovaries Next

May 16, 2013 02:43:10 GMT


Angelina Jolie has revealed her brave act to undergo double mastectomy. However, her medical challenge is not over yet. PEOPLE reported that the mother of six would have another surgery to remove her ovaries.

Angelina is a carrier of BRCA1 gene and she has 50 percent chance of developing ovarian cancer. As a preventive measure, the surgery is usually carried out when women reach 40 or when they are done having children. Removing the ovaries, however, may trigger early menopause.
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CBS' 2013-2014 Line-Up Includes Robin Williams' Comedy and Josh Holloway's Drama

May 16, 2013 02:41:42 GMT


CBS has unveiled its 2013-2014 schedule. Revealing that comedy is a "priority for us," the network has added four new comedies in its star-studded line-up. One of the high-profile shows is "The Crazy Ones" starring Robin Williams and Sarah Michelle Gellar as a father and a daughter which will join "The Big Bang Theory" and "Two and a Half Men" on Thursdays.

Also being added to the Thursday line-up is "The Millers" which has Will Arnett, Margo Martindale, Beau Bridges and J.B. Smoove in the cast ensemble. Arnett plays a recently divorced news reporter who returns to live with his parents.
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Kanye West's Lamborghini Crushed by Kim Kardashian's Mansion Gates

May 16, 2013 02:09:15 GMT


Kim Kardashian's electric gates hit Kanye West's Lamborghini Avantador LP 700-4 on Tuesday, May 14, TMZ reported. The incident happened as the car was trying to enter Kardashian's L.A. mansion when the electric gates closed early than expected and crushed both sides of the luxury car.

West wasn't the one behind the wheel at that time. The $750,000 car, which West got as a birthday present from Kardashian, was delivered to the home after getting serviced. It wasn't clear what kind of damage was caused by the gate, but a repair shop worker was immediately called out to check out the car's condition.
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Taylor Swift's Fan Arrested After Admitting He Swam to Her Beach House

May 16, 2013 02:09:10 GMT


An obsessed fan of Taylor Swift was taken into police custody Wednesday, May 15 after admitting that he tried to sneak into her properties. A 22-year-old male from Chicago area allegedly swam up to her new mansion in Rhode Island to meet his idol.

TMZ reported the man was arrested around 1 mile from Swift's mansion. He was approached by police after getting out of the water. He later confessed that he wanted to meet the country/pop singer but decided to swim back after seeing her security team.
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Vin Diesel Is Scarier Than Ever in First Trailer and Poster for 'Riddick'

May 16, 2013 01:50:55 GMT


Vin Diesel is coming back for portraying his iconic antihero in "Riddick". In its first trailer (via Machinima) and poster, the Furyan murderer gets even deadlier than before as he returns for one ultimate mission, to seek a revenge. "He's the most dangerous man we've ever tracked," so Boss Johns says of Riddick, the one who rules the dark.

The upcoming pic from David Twohy follows the infamous Riddick, who has been left for dead on a sun-scorched planet. Soon, he finds himself fighting for survival against alien predators more lethal than any human. The only way off is for Riddick to activate an emergency beacon and alert mercenaries who rapidly descend to the planet in search of their bounty.
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PBS Denies P. Diddy's Casting on 'Downton Abbey'

May 16, 2013 01:29:15 GMT


P. Diddy made his fans curious when teasing that he had a "big announcement" to make on Wednesday, May 15. He later set tongues wagging when following it up with a statement that he's joining the next season of "Downton Abbey".

"MY BIG NEWS: So happy to announce that Im a series regular on DOWNTON ABBEY-my favorite show+i'll be debuting a sneak peek tonight 12am PST!" so the rapper claimed. He went further by posting photos of him wearing vintage outfits, dubbing them sneak peeks from the set of "Downton Abbey".
 
 
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