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May 27, 2013

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Chris Brown Reportedly Living With Karrueche Tran Again

May 27, 2013 09:39:46 GMT


Chris Brown is living with Karrueche Tran again, TMZ has learned. Sources told the site that Tran had been staying in the "Don't Wake Me Up" singer's house in Hollywood Hills since his 24th birthday on May 5. The 23-year-old model still kept her apartment but already moved most of her clothes and personal belongings into Brown's residence.

After splitting from Rihanna, Brown was rumored dating Tran again. Brown reportedly unfollowed Rihanna on Twitter and followed Tran. They were spotted partying at Brown's 24th birthday bash and spending a lot of time together at an after-party for Billboard Music Awards.
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John C. Reilly of 'Wreck-It-Ralph' Might Star in 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

May 27, 2013 09:13:22 GMT


John C. Reilly might land a role in the upcoming sci-fi action flick from director James Gunn. The voice actor of Ralph in "Wreck-It-Ralph" is said to have been approached to star in "Guardians of the Galaxy" as Rhomann Dey a.k.a. Nova Prime, the former leader of the Nova Corps of Xandar in the comics.

Breaking the news first, HitFix reports that the role offered to the "Carnage" actor has "been designed as the Agent Coulson, ... the human agent who serves as a go-between, keeping the Guardians in line and reporting to SHIELD about their activities."
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Rihanna Releases 'Pour It Up' Remix Featuring All-Star Guest Performers

May 27, 2013 09:12:58 GMT


Pop/dance diva Rihanna has dropped a new remix version of her track "Pour It Up" off album "Unapologetic". She has the star-studded crew of collaborators on the official remix backing her up again on this one. Adding more star power to the all-star line-up is Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz who drops a verse in RiRi's strip club theme song.

After missing from the first remix version released back in March, the "Birthday Song" artist trades rhymes along with fellow Atlanta, Georgia rap star Young Jeezy, Maybach Music Group mogul Rick Ross, Taylor Gang's Juicy J and Grand Hustle boss T.I. who all lent their support to track producer Mike WiLL Made It and to Rihanna, who co-wrote the song herself.
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Samuel Larsen of 'Glee' Chops Off His Signature Dreadlocks

May 27, 2013 08:51:32 GMT


Samuel Larsen has a new haircut. The actor who recurs as Joe Hart on FOX's hit musical series "Glee" chops off his signature dreadlocks and shows off his fresh look in a photo shoot with photographer Chelsea Lauren.

"Just for the record my neck feels freakin awesome okay. Seriously. #holla," the winner of "The Glee Project" season 1 tweeted, before the 21-year-old actor followed it up with, "Thank you for all the love you guys."
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Will Smith and Jaden Put On 'Fresh Prince' Performance on 'Graham Norton Show'

May 27, 2013 08:42:36 GMT


Academy Award-winning actor Will Smith appeared on the May 24 episode of British comedy chat show "The Graham Norton Show" with son Jaden Smith to talk about their forthcoming movie "After Earth". But the father-and-son tandem also ended up entertaining the audience as they gamely put on a show after being handed the microphone by host Norton.

After revealing during the interview that they haven't collaborated in music yet, Will and Jaden took the stage to perform a rap number, with the elder Smith beatboxing to his teenage son's rhymes. After the science fiction action flick co-stars delighted everyone on the set, turns out Will had more surprises up his sleeves, as he brought in his hip-hop partner DJ Jazzy Jeff, who went behind the DJ's station as Will dished out the theme song of "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air", the show that jumpstarted his career.
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Ben Affleck Receives Honorary Degree From Brown University

May 27, 2013 08:37:58 GMT


Ben Affleck took the podium during Brown university's graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 25 to receive his honorary doctorate degree. The "Argo" actor was honored with a prestigious Doctor of Fine Arts degree for his work and achievement as a film director, actor, writer and producer.

"This is a spectacular honor for me," said the husband of Jennifer Garner in his speech. Referring to longtime pal Matt Damon's Art Medal from Harvard university, Affleck joked, "Not only for the education, but now I surpass Matt Damon." Done with his speech, the 40-year-old actor threw his fist in the air.
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Mariska Hargitay Signs New Deal to Return to 'Law and Order: SVU'

May 27, 2013 08:21:36 GMT


It's official, detective Olivia Benson will be back on "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" when the long-running procedural series show returns for the 15th season later. Mariska Hargitay broke the news to her Twitter followers, "Happy weekend. It's official. Season 15--I'LL BE BACK! xx m."

In the finale of the previous season titled "Her Negotiation", Benson was held at gunpoint by serial rapist the "Special Victims Unit" had been attempting to take down. After confirmation that she will be back, fans are now looking forward to see how the heroine survives the ordeal.
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Sung Kang on Han's Fate in 'Fast and Furious 6': 'It Was Refreshing'

May 27, 2013 08:14:02 GMT


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While "Fast and Furious 6" is now relaxedly sitting on a box office throne following great reactions from fans around the North America, Sung Kang recently talks to Entertainment Weekly for a big reveal. A certain situation in "Fast and Furious 6" apparently contributes to the wise side of Han in "The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift".

[SPOILER ALERT!] "After Gisele's death [in 'Fast 6'], Han is finally wise. I recently learned the definition of wisdom is education that one is able to teach others. He's able to teach the meaning of family to the Sean Boswell character [in Tokyo Drift]," Kang, the South Korean-American actor, explains to the site.
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Adam Lambert Debuts 'Love Wins Over Glamour' at Live Ball in Vienna


May 27, 2013 07:27:21 GMT


Flamboyant rocker Adam Lambert can be counted on to bring on the glamour to any event and he surely did not disappoint when he performed new song "Love Wins Over Glamour" at the 2013 Life Ball charity gala in Vienna, Austria on Saturday, May 25. The 31-year-old entertainer added more glam and glitter to the already fabulous and star-studded HIV/AIDS fundraiser.

Dressed as a fashionable version of Ali Baba, Lambert debuted the song written exclusively for the Arabian Nights-themed extravaganza complete with a slew of half-naked male dancers as the 40 thieves who backed-up the "Idol" alum's performance of the up-tempo tune. The "Trespassing" artist, in a bedazzled turncoat and turban ensemble, strutted on the Hofburg Palace catwalk stage, before finally yelling "Open Sesame!", commanding the curtains to be drawn, revealing sexy female dancers.
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Jennifer Hudson Releases New Single 'Gone, Gone, Gone'

May 27, 2013 07:19:34 GMT


R'n'B/soul diva Jennifer Hudson has just come out with new music by way of her latest recording entitled "Gone, Gone, Gone". It serves as the 31-year-old singer's newest release after her 2012 "Think Like a Man" duet with R'n'B crooner Ne-Yo and might just make it to her forthcoming album, the follow-up to her 2011 LP "I Remember Me".

In "Gone, Gone, Gone", the Grammy Award-winning belter gives listeners a 90's throwback tune where she declares her independence from her no-good man. Hudson sings, "So I'm gone / like the rent you done spent up, at the strip club with your friends, buying them dollar dances."
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Cobra Starship's Gabe Saporta Marries Erin Fetherston

May 27, 2013 07:13:36 GMT


Aaron Paul and Lauren Parsekian were not the only couple who got married over the weekend as Gabe Saporta and his fiancee Erin Fetherston exchanged wedding vows as well. The lovebirds returned to Barbados, where they got engaged less than six months ago, to tie the knot.

"The couple chose to tie the knot in the gardens of the historical St. Nicholas Abbey plantation," a rep tells Us Weekly of the nuptials. "Fetherston wore a gown of her own design, and Saporta wore a custom Gieves & Hawkes suit. Images of the wedding will be featured in Martha Stewart Weddings' September issue."
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Artist of the Week: Alice in Chains

May 27, 2013 06:50:56 GMT


Alice in Chains is back with a fifth studio album "The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here". The effort is ushered by chart-busting singles, "Hollow" which ruled Billboard Hot mainstream Rock Tracks, and "Stone" which reached No. 7 on the chart. If that's any indication of how their upcoming album will do, then they are off to a great start and are expected to enter at a notable spot on Hot 200.

Of their latest studio creation, Jerry Cantrell told Rolling Stone, "We made a unique record that's completely different from anything we ever did. It encapsulates a period of time, like all records do. You see growth and that the band is moving ahead in new territory that we haven't been to before, but we haven't lost our identity."
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Mini Andrew Garfield Jumps Into Action in New 'Amazing Spider-Man 2' Set Photos

May 27, 2013 06:50:29 GMT


New set photos taken from the filming set of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" in Manhattan, New York give glimpses of a young actor starring as a mini Spidey. Shooting on Sunday, May 26, Andrew Garfield is seen having great times bonding and rehearsing with Jorge Vegas, who looks not tired at all filming under the blazing sun.

Previously, fans were given a teaser image unveiling a shot of completely burn-out Oscorp building. "Day 77. Never go full hobo. Writer Alex Kurtzman, Rocky and me making use of an Oscorp crater fire," director Marc Webb captioned the Twitter pic, jokingly explaining the bizarre situation.
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Hulk Hogan Rushed to Hospital After Radiator Explosion


May 27, 2013 06:42:35 GMT


Hulk Hogan was hurried to the emergency room of a Florida hospital on Sunday, May 26 after a radiator in his boat exploded and badly burned his left hand. "I [am] at the ER [Emergency Room] now at Tampa General Hospital," Hogan tweeted while he was waiting to be treated by a doctor at the hospital.

The 59-year-old wrestler also took to Twitter to post a series of gruesome pictures of his hand. "Just had a radiator explode on my hand, OUCH," Hogan humorously captioned the first image of his injured hand. The second and third pictures came with messages that read, "Double Ouch," and "Triple Ouch!"
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'Zulu' Closes Cannes Festival, Stars Orlando Bloom and Forest Whitaker Attend the Premiere

May 27, 2013 06:02:07 GMT


The 2013 Cannes Film Festival wrapped up on Sunday, May 26, with the screening of out-of-competition film "Zulu". Orlando Bloom and Forest Whitaker showed up at the premiere of their latest film held at the Palais des Festivals in South of France. Both actors looked dapper in their suits and bowties for the event.

Uma Thurman was also in attendance, looking glamorous in a strapless metallic silver gown from Versace. Equally looking gorgeous was Nicole Kidman, who stepped out for the premiere rocking a Giorgio Armani white dress with a v-neckline and Harry Winston jewels. The Australian actress was later joined by fellow Cannes juror Steven Spielberg.
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'Arrested Development' Creator Mitch Hurwitz Posts Handwritten Note for Fans and Haters


May 27, 2013 05:02:10 GMT


Mitch Hurwitz celebrates "Arrested Development" return on Netflix after years of absence with a handwritten note on Facebook. "I am writing on behalf of everyone who has worked so hard to bring back a show that's very special to us to say thank you for your ardent support of this show, with the exception of the haters, detractors etc.," he begins.

"We are all so grateful for another chance to bring these characters to life and could not have dones (sic) so without your consistent effort to 'spread the word' about it. Although obviously in the case of the enemies, the words you spread were 'don't watch this show!'," the creator continues his message, poking fun at the haters.
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'Tonight Show' Drummer Ed Shaughnessy Dies From Heart Attack

May 27, 2013 05:01:36 GMT


Ed Shaughnessy, a longtime drummer for "The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson", died at the age of 84 on Friday morning, May 24. Robyn Flans, Shaughnessy's close friend, said that the drummer, who had been on the TV show for nearly 30 years, suffered a fatal heart attack at his home in Calabasas, California.

According to Flans, Shaughnessy's health kept getting worse over the past two weeks. The night before his death, Shaughnessy went to a hospital because he didn't feel good. Shaughnessy is survived by son Daniel Shaugnessy, daughter-in-law Nicah Shaugnessy and three grandchildren.
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Jessie J Premieres 'Wild' Music Video Ft. Big Sean and Dizzee Rascal

May 27, 2013 04:58:58 GMT


Following the one-minute acoustic rendition teaser clip of her new single "Wild" dropped last week, British dance-pop star Jessie J goes "wild" with the unveiling of the single artwork, a 30-second video trailer, the full audio release and now the full video, all in quick succession. The 25-year-old entertainer collaborates with American rapper Big Sean and fellow Brit Dizzee Rascal in her new hit.

The almost five-minute Emil Nava-directed clip opens with Jessie J walking along what looks to be an empty warehouse that opens into the set of her new video. As she walks towards the camera, she takes off her top revealing the upper half of her sexy, black two-piece outfit that she struts in front of a clean, white background for a monochrome effect.
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Aaron Paul of 'Breaking Bad' Weds Lauren Parsekian in Malibu

May 27, 2013 04:04:34 GMT


Congratulations are in order for Aaron Paul. The "Breaking Bad" actor is officially a married man. He has just tied the knot with his fiancee, Lauren Parsekian, at the Cottage Pavilion at Calamigos Ranch in Malibu, Calif. They exchanged wedding vows under a grove of trees Sunday, May 26.

The bride wore a strapless Cinderalla-styled gown and white boots, and styled her hair down in waves. Her bridesmaids donned cream-colored vintage dresses. "Wedding time. Did my own make up!" she posted a picture on Instagram. "And hair by this babe Michael Kanyon Habib."
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Russell Crowe Shows Off 'S' Symbol on His Chest in New 'Man of Steel' TV Spot

May 27, 2013 04:03:12 GMT


A new TV spot for Henry Cavill-starring "Man of Steel" gives more extended look at Superman's Kryptonian parent Jor-El. Russell Crowe as the character depicter is featured showing Kal-El an "S" on his chest and telling his son what that symbol actually means. "This symbol means hope," Jor-El reveals.

The film from director Zack Snyder stars Cavill as the red cape-donning superhero, who feels alienated by powers beyond anyone's imagination. Transported to Earth years ago from Krypton and then raised by adoptive parents Martha and Jonathan Kent, Clark struggles with the ultimate question - Why am I here?
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New Promo of 'True Blood' Season 6: Eric Trying to Stake Bill


May 27, 2013 03:20:53 GMT


A new teaser of the upcoming season of "True Blood" has just arrived as premiere date for the 6th cycle is coming closer. It gives an extended look at the chaos in the backwater Louisiana town of Bon Temps as the war between human and vampire is raging on.

A lot of blood is spilled. Someone gets gunned down as Eric and Tara are held at gunpoint and so is Pam, but she tries to talk her way out. Meanwhile, Bill is still playing god. In one scene, Eric is seen holding a stake and aiming it at Bill's chest as Bill holds him by his throat.
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'Blue Is the Warmest Color' Takes Home Palme d'Or

May 27, 2013 03:11:55 GMT


This year's Palme d'Or has been awarded to "Blue Is the Warmest Color", a French film about a lesbian romance. Steven Spielberg, the president of jury at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival, said that he and his fellow jurors, including Nicole Kidman and Ang Lee, picked the Abdellatif Kechiche-directed film out of 20 films for some certain reasons.

"The film is a great love story that made us all feel privileged to be invited to see this story of deep love and deep heartbreak," Spielberg told reporters. The "Lincoln" helmer then praised the way Kechiche delivered the story, saying, "The director didn't put any constraints on the narrative."
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Kanye West's 'New Slaves' Projection in Houston Shut Down by Police

May 27, 2013 03:03:36 GMT


One of three "New Slaves" screenings Kanye West had scheduled in Houston was shut down by police Friday night. The 35-year-old rap superstar's video projection at non-denominational sanctuary Rothko Chapel was halted by the Houston Police Department, telling the crowd to disperse or be arrested for trespassing.

Contrary to expectations, the crowd that had gathered around Rothko Chapel were not at all unruly, but were quite respectful as police flashed lights at them as sirens went off. Although they were excited about seeing West's "New Slaves" video on the facade of the chapel, they apparently left without causing the police any trouble.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Amanda Bynes Calls Rihanna 'Ugly'

May 27, 2013 03:00:36 GMT


Amanda Bynes' behavior just keeps getting stranger. On Sunday, May 26, the 27-year-old star took a jab at Rihanna by posting some horrible messages on Twitter. "You look so ugly trying to be white," Bynes tweeted out of the blue.

Referring to Chris Brown's infamous assault on the "Diamonds" singer back in 2009, Bynes said, "Chris Brown beat you because you're not pretty enough." She continued, "No one wants to be your lover so you call everyone and their mother that I almost named my new dog Rihanna."
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Angelina Jolie's Aunt Debbie Martin Lost Battle Against Breast Cancer

May 27, 2013 02:15:38 GMT


Sad news comes from actress Angelina Jolie and her family. Just a few weeks after revealing her brave decision to undergo a preventive double mastectomy, the mother of six lost her aunt Debbie Martin to breast cancer. Debbie died at Palomar Hospital in Escondido, Calif. Sunday, May 26 at about 1:50 A.M. She was 61.

According to Debbie's husband Ron Martin, the "Salt" actress, her father Jon Voight and her brother James Haven spent time with the ailing Debbie in her final days. "Angelina has been in touch throughout the week and her brother Jamie has been with us, giving his support day by day," Ron told E! News. "They both loved Debbie very much and although Angie is not able to come right now she has sent her love and support which was very nice."
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'Fast and Furious 6' Rides to Victory at Box Office, Passes 'The Hangover Part III'

May 27, 2013 02:13:25 GMT


"Fast and Furious 6" proves to be a strong rival for "The Hangover Part III". The car-racing flick from director Justin Lin claims the North American box office throne with $96.8 million in its debut, forcing the newly released comedy film starring Bradley Cooper and Zach Galifianakis to be a runner-up.

Exhibitor Relations senior box-office analyst Jeff Bock comments on the key success of "Fast 6". "[The film] arrives on the scene packing more punch than any franchise rightfully should on its sixth lap," he tells MTV News. " '2 Fast 2 Furious' didn't have Vin Diesel and 'Tokyo Drift' didn't have either of the stars, so '6' really is '4' with Paul Walker and Diesel."
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Nickelodeon's 'Nicky Deuce' Slammed by Italian-American Group

May 27, 2013 01:34:41 GMT


Nickelodeon comes under the fire for their new TV movie "Nicky Deuce". An Italian-American group calls on parents to boycott the film for playing up "hurtful" stereotypes of Italian-Americans as mobsters and criminals.

"These trash-television purveyors now want to brainwash a new generation with this insidious and hurtful stereotype of Italian Americans," says the group's president Manny Alfano. "We are appealing to all parents - please, don't let your children watch this garbage."
 
 
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