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June 01, 2013

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Big Time Rush Debuts 'Confetti Falling' Music Video


June 01, 2013 15:04:13 GMT


The stars of Nickelodeon's "Big Time Rush" have premiered the music video of their new track "Confetti Falling" and just from the title, fans could already expect what their new clip will be full of. The quartet of Kendall Schmidt, James Maslow, Carlos Pena, Jr. and Logan Henderson bring out loads of fun and confetti for their short and simple video.

As the boys sang the up-tempo track amidst falling confetti, some footage from their hit TV series are also featured in the clip. The successful show created by Scott Fellows about the misadventures of four Minnesota hockey players is now on its fourth season which premiered early this month, which the cast said will be the show's final season.
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The Wanted's Max George Admits Lindsay Lohan Is Still His Celebrity Crush

June 01, 2013 06:27:52 GMT


Max George admits that he's still in love with former fling Lindsay Lohan. Appearing with The Wanted bandmates Jay McGuiness, Tom Parker and Siva Kaneswaran, on Bravo's "Watch What Happens Live", George answered host Andy Cohen's question about who his showbiz crush is. "I'm gonna say Lindsay Lohan," Geroge replied.

"That's been fully realized, right?" Cohen asked to which George responded, "No.. a little bit. If she's watching from rehab, then it'll cheer her up a little bit." George made another shocking revelation when he told Cohen that he slept with fans in the past. He also said that he slept with another celebrity, but refused to tell further. "I can't say [who]," said George.
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Willow Smith's Melodic Chaotic Debuts With 'The Intro'

June 01, 2013 06:11:25 GMT


After the commercial letdown that was her last collaboration with Nicki Minaj entitled "Fireball", Willow Smith is back with a vengeance, joining forces with DJ Fabrega to form the music duo Melodic Chaotic. The pair is now aptly dropping single "The Intro" as the debut release from their forthcoming four-song EP.

Serving as Melodic on the vocals to the DJ's Chaotic on the instrumentals, the 12-year-old Smith is reinventing herself, sounding more mature from her "Whip My Hair" days as a child singer. It's a natural progression she first tried to do when she released "Sugar and Spice" early this year, singing about the struggles of ridicule and dejection.
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Kanye West's Official 'Yeezus' Cover Revealed

June 01, 2013 06:03:15 GMT


Kanye West debuts the official cover for his sixth studio album, "Yeezus", on Friday, May 1. The minimalist cover looks like a clear CD case with a CD inside. The title of the album is scribbled on top of a red piece of tape that is attached on the right side.

"Forget everything else you have seen, this is the official artwork..." said DJ Semtex, West's label mate, who first unveiled the artwork. "No cover, booklet, just a sticker on the reverse of the package with the track list."
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'Angry' Neighbors Call Taylor Swift's Security Team 'a Hassle'

June 01, 2013 05:59:25 GMT


Taylor Swift allegedly makes her Watch Hill, Rhode Island neighbors angry because they cannot access public beach near her mansion comfortably. "Now that summer has come and people are getting ready to use the beach, people are really grumbling about having Taylor in town," a source told Radar Online.

"Her property line is at the path to the public beach and she always has guards patrolling the area. It's making it such a hassle," the source explained. The area around Swift's mansion is also surfers' favorite place for years. However, "her guards are always asking them to leave," the source said.
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OneRepublic Premieres 'Counting Stars' Music Video


June 01, 2013 05:43:41 GMT


Pop rock band OneRepublic premieres their new music video for "Counting Stars", the latest single from their third studio album "Native". Frontman Ryan Tedder wrote and produced the track while acclaimed short film director James Lees helmed the almost five-minute clip.

The quintet takes over an old church basement as the set for their new music video, as they play their new single while a congregation worship takes place on the directly above them. As Tedder sings, "Lately, I've been, I've been losing sleep / Dreaming about the things that we could be / But baby, I've been, I've been praying hard / Said, no more counting dollars / We'll be counting stars," so does the pastor mesmerize the small crowd that has gathered around to hear him preach.
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Forest Whitaker in Talks to Be Martin Luther King Jr. in Biopic 'Memphis'

June 01, 2013 05:39:14 GMT


Award-winning Forest Whitaker might land a high-profile role in Paul Greengrass' upcoming film. The Idi Amin of 2006's "The Last King of Scotland" is in negotiations to come aboard "Memphis". The 51-year-old actor is offered to take on the role of charismatic leader Martin Luther King Jr.

As reported by The Wrap, the biopic centers on the final days of the notable figure as he struggles to balance his personal life and the civil rights movement while he organizes a protest march in Memphis, Tennessee, where it apparently will be the last protest march for him as he's shot dead by James Earl Ray. The FBI then leads an intense manhunt for the assassin.
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Beyonce Posts Picture of Her Sipping Wine With Jay-Z to Dismiss Pregnancy Rumor

June 01, 2013 05:36:33 GMT


Beyonce Knowles ultimately shoots down pregnancy rumors. The singer who is currently touring the world posted pictures of her date night with hubby Jay-Z during a stay in Berlin. In one picture, she's seen sitting on his knee while sipping a glass of red wine.

The couple looked content as they're enjoying some quality time together before getting back to their busy work lives. Queen Bey dressed down in a black hoodie and patterned pants and the rap mogul matched her casual look in a gray sweatshirt and backward cap.
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Anna Nicole Smith's 6-Year-Old Daughter May Get $49M From Sanctions

June 01, 2013 05:27:24 GMT


Anna Nicole Smith's legal battle against the estate of her late husband's family, which takes place for about a decade, may end soon. According to New York Daily News, U.S. District Judge David O. Carter ruled earlier this week that the son of Smith's late billionaire husband, Pierce, would be sanctioned for using delaying tactics throughout the case by concealing some legal documents.

Judge Carter said that the estate's tactic was "too pervasive and too egregious to be ignored." He explained, "It would promote disrespect for the authority of the federal courts to turn a blind eye to actions that willfully and blatantly attempted to make a mockery of this justice system."
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Buzz Aldrin Slams 'After Earth' for Being Unrealistic

June 01, 2013 05:21:41 GMT


Buzz Aldrin has joined a list of reviewers who criticized M. Night Shyamalan's "After Earth". After attending the movie premiere in New York on May 29, the real-life astronaut pointed out a flaw in the sci-fi movie on the scientific ground based on his own experience.

"There was a lot of noise. In space, you don't get that much noise," he said of the space scenes, which he deemed not realistic. The second man to walk on the moon added that "noise doesn't propagate in a vacuum. We talked over headsets."
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Keyshawn Johnson Brands Justin Bieber a Liar

June 01, 2013 04:55:13 GMT


Justin Bieber recently angered his neighbors after speeding in his Ferrari through his gated community in Calabasas, California. Keyshawn Johnson was one of the neighbors who complained of Bieber's wild driving and he opened up about the incident.

Without holding back, he ripped the 19-year-old pop star in an interview with TMZ. Johnson told the site, "You got a 19-year-old kid ... feeling entitled ... speeding up and down the highway ... that's why all the neighbors is mad. You can't do that."
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Video: Kim Ledger Reveals Heath Ledger's Joker Diary From 'The Dark Knight'

June 01, 2013 04:24:44 GMT


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Late actor Heath Ledger left a diary in which he scribbled down his ideas and drew illustrations for his memorable portrayal of Joker in "The Dark Knight". A clip from German documentary series "Too Young to Die" sees the Australian actor's father narrating as he opens each page of the diary, titled "The Joker" on the cover.

"In order to inhabit his character, he locked himself up in a hotel room for weeks," Kim Ledger says of his son, who died at the age of 28 from an accidental prescription drug overdose. He then continues, "He would do that. He liked to dive into his characters, but this time he really took it up a notch."
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Dick Van Dyke's Dental Implant Causes His Mysterious Illness

June 01, 2013 04:12:46 GMT


Doctor apparently has found the cause of Dick Van Dyke's continuous headache. The veteran actor took to Twitter to tell his fans of his recent condition. "It seems that my titanium dental implants are the cause of my head pounding," he wrote on Thursday, May 30. He also asked his followers, "Has anyone else experienced this? Thanks for all your replies."

The 87-year-old actor's mysterious pain might be side effects of dental work performed on him. A study in the British Dental Journal suggests that 1 percent of implant procedures carried out each year result in nerve injuries. As reported by BBC last year, patients with the nerve injury would have problems with pain, speech, eating and kissing.
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Miley Cyrus Shows Off Engagement Ring Amidst Breakup Rumors

June 01, 2013 04:11:26 GMT


Miley Cyrus let action do the talking. While remaining mum on the latest rumor that she and fiance Liam Hemsworth broke up, the daughter of country music crooner Billy Ray Cyrus flashed her Neil Lane ring to pour cold water on the breakup report.

Miley showed off her 3.5-carat cushion-cut diamond ring during a video shoot in Los Angeles Thursday, May 30. Showing off her toned midriff in a white tank top, the former "Hannah Montana" actress was all smiles as she hit the set with a couple of pals.
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Jennifer Lopez Speaks Up on Criticism Towards Her 'Britain's Got Talent' Costume

June 01, 2013 03:47:19 GMT


In a radio interview with BBC Radio 1 host Scott Mills, Jennifer Lopez spoke to defend the sexy black costume she wore during her recent performance on "Britain's Got Talent". The 43-year-old entertainer received complaints from some viewers who thought her outfit was too provocative for TV.

"It was a body suit," Lopez said. "A lot of performers wear those these days. It's stage clothes. I'm not going to walk down the street like that." Perhaps it was not just the risque attire that got the dance-pop superstar into her latest controversy but more so the hot and steamy dance moves she was making while wearing her black ensemble of a fur bolero and thigh-high boots.
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'The Killing' Season 3 Clip: Holder Meets Linden for an Old Case

June 01, 2013 03:37:41 GMT


An old case reunites Mireille Enos' Sarah Linden and Joel Kinnaman's Stephen Holder on "The Killing" season 3. A new clip released ahead of the show's return teases what brings the former partners back together after they solved the Rosie Larsen case.

Holder visits Linden when he deals with a murder case echoing a case from Linden's past in which the victim is a hooker and hung by a thread. Linden claims her case has been solved with the murderer being locked up and about to be executed.
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Teaser Image for 'Despicable Me 2': Super Villain El Macho Rides Flying Shark

June 01, 2013 03:34:43 GMT


Universal Pictures hypes "Despicable Me 2" with the release of a teaser image featuring main antagonist Eduardo a.k.a. El Macho, voiced by Benjamin Bratt. The man, who will be a big trouble for Gru in the upcoming animation, is featured as a bulky and deadly man who rides a flying shark with grenades on his hands and TNT belted around his waist.

The sequel to "Despicable Me" centers on ex-villain Gru, whose calm and unexciting new life is turned upside down when Agent Lucy Wilde of the Anti-Villain League visits him for a purpose. Despite his unwillingness, Gru is assigned to help take down Eduardo, armed with some cool new cars, gadgets and weapons.
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Woman Sues After Allegedly Contracting Herpes From Rihanna-Endorsed Lipstick


June 01, 2013 03:24:19 GMT


A Rihanna fan files a lawsuit against MAC Cosmetics, the company producing RiRi Woo lipstick. Starkeema Greenidge claims she got herpes after sampling the lipstick at a MAC popup store when attending the singer's concert at the Barclays Center in New York City on May 7.

The 28-year-old waitress said an employee applied the lipstick to her upper lip, and she was asked to "press her lips together and spread the lipstick around." Two days later, she developed a cold sore on her lip as a result of contracting a version of herpes simplex virus (HSV-1).
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Amanda Bynes Tells Magazines to Contact Her Personally or Get Sued

June 01, 2013 03:10:58 GMT


Magazines become the latest target of Amanda Bynes' wrath. The former Nickelodeon star, who uses Twitter in daily basis, has written another message which is directed to the news outlets, threatening them to get sued if they keep spreading info based on unnamed sources. "All Magazines: Contact Me Personally! I'm sick of your insanity! You CAN NOT talk about someone you don't know," she wrote on Friday, May 31.

"You can't state something about me by hearing it through someone I don't know/met once and never spoke to again who now claims to still know me enough to check MY brain and search inside it and find a developed at 27 mental illness without getting a huge lawsuit at your office," she said, adding, "If you speak to a 'source' who claims to know me, they don't! STOP with your insanity! Tweet me! I'll dm you my info!"
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Sam Mendes Reportedly Confirmed to Helm 'Bond 24' and Possibly 'Bond 25'

June 01, 2013 02:50:46 GMT


Sam Mendes is unofficially secured by EON Productions and Sony to work on "Bond 24". Showbiz411, which first broke the news, learns that Mendes finally agrees to direct the upcoming Agent 007 film "after exhaustive negotiations." The site claims that the "Skyfall" helmer will "most likely" reunite with Daniel Craig in "Bond 25" too.

Mendes previously turned down producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson's offer to take charge of the latest installment of the British agent film franchise due to commitments to stage productions of "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" and "King Lear". The "American Beauty" filmmaker himself admitted that it was "a very difficult decision" to make.
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Joanna Krupa Ditches Bikini Top in Pool Frolic With Fiance

June 01, 2013 02:41:52 GMT


Joanna Krupa, 34, gave paparazzi an eyeful of her bare breasts in Miami. The former "Dancing with the Stars" contestant, never being shy to show off her toned hour-glass figure, opted to go topless when hanging out by the pool with her fiance Romain Zago.

The reality TV star, who also ditched her top in a PETA campaign last year, wore a red string bikini bottom, put her blonde hair in a messy bun and hid her eyes behind dark shades. She and Zago couldn't keep their hands off of each other as they jumped into the pool together.
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'American Idol' Cancels Tour Dates

June 01, 2013 02:37:17 GMT


The American Idol Live! 2013 Tour has been narrowed down to 30 shows from the original 40-date schedule lined up last month. All ten tour dates before the July 19 stopover in Kent, Washington have been called off due to production rehearsals that have been pushed by a couple of weeks, affecting the first third of the tour itinerary.

"The 'American Idol Live!' concert scheduled for June 29 at Chaifetz Arena has been cancelled," a statement on the concert venue's website said. Surprisingly though, it announced the cancellation of not just the kick off show but the other nine shows following it, with the statement ending with, "The 'American Idol Live!' tour now begins on July 19 in Kent, WA and ends in Nashville on August 31."
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Eric Bana and Rebecca Hall Defend Alleged Terrorist in First 'Closed Circuit' Trailer

June 01, 2013 02:23:51 GMT


"Closed Circuit", the upcoming film from John Crowley, has unleashed its first poster as well as its first trailer. In the grim-toned video, Eric Bana portrays an attorney with a complex situation to handle as he gets down to working on a terrorism case. "There are over half a million closed circuit cameras in London," he says. "And I'm sure there are at least half a dozen watching you right now."

The plot centers on two ex-lovers named Martin Vickers (Bana) and Claudia (Rebecca Hall), who are tasked with defending a man who is alleged to be involved in an apparent truck bomb explosion in the U.K. As they step into a dangerous web of secrets and lies, they will find not only their reputations, but also their lives that are at stake.
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'Suburgatory' Regulars Alan Tudyk and Rex Lee Departing Show

June 01, 2013 02:16:48 GMT


Alan Tudyk and Rex Lee are leaving "Suburgatory" neighborhood. The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed report that the two series regulars won't return to the upcoming third season of the ABC comedy.

Deadline, which first broke the news, said that both actors' departure was a result of a reduction in the license fee, which led to budget cuts and some tough choices. Though they won't return as regulars, there is possibility that Tudyk, who portrays George's best friend Noah Werner, and Lee, who stars as Tessa's high school counselor Mr. Wolfe, may appear as guest stars.
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Dane Cook Slammed for Blocking 'Boston Strong' Gig From Live Streaming

June 01, 2013 02:09:10 GMT


Many Massachusetts artists, including Aerosmith, New Kids On The Block and Extreme, took part at Boston Strong concert on Thursday night, May 30. However, it was comedian Dane Cook who made the biggest headline at the concert after he didn't allow his part to be included in the free livestream.

The 41-year-old comedian then explained his decision. "Hey everyone sorry my set was not a part of the live stream or televised! I didn't want any of the new material to hit the airwaves yet!" he tweeted. "I can't wait to share it soon! The event was so meaningful and special. One of the best nights of my life."
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Zac Hanson and Wife Expecting Baby No. 3

June 01, 2013 01:53:53 GMT


Another Hanson baby is on the way. Zac Hanson, the youngest member of the band, is expecting his third child as his wife Kate is pregnant again. The bundle of joy expected to be born this fall will join 5-year-old brother Shepherd and 2-year-old sister Junia Rosa Ruth.

"We are so happy and thankful to add more life and love to our family!" Zac, 27, and his pregnant wife, who got married in 2006, tell PEOPLE in a joint statement. "It's fun this time to watch the little ones so excitedly anticipating their new sibling."
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Video: 'Wheel of Fortune' Has a Second $1 Million Winner

June 01, 2013 01:38:58 GMT


"Wheel of Fortune" contestant won $1 million during the show's 30th anniversary celebration week. Autumn Ernhard took home the grand prize after hitting the jackpot in the $1 million bonus round and was able to solve the puzzle with only four letters on Thursday night, May 30.

"Tough Workout," she answered without hesitation, to which host Pat Sajak reacted in disbelief, "What?" Autumn was even more surprised when she discovered that she won $1 million.
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New Photo Confirms Autobot Hound's Arrival in 'Transformers 4'

June 01, 2013 01:29:15 GMT


Michael Bay has published another teaser image for his upcoming highly-anticipated project. This time, he unveils a first look at an Autobot that is set to make its first grand appearance in "Transformers 4". Ready to be featured alongside upgraded Optimus Prime and vintage Bumblebee is Hound, "the rugged and reliable" one as written in the caption of the pic.

Hound has only appeared in the video game and toy line related to the "Transformers" film series. With the arrival of the Autobot scout in the film, fans anticipate Drift and Decepticon Galvatron, which are rumored to make their on-screen debut as well. There is still no word on whether they will join newbie Hound in the robotic family or not.
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Tim Lambesis of As I Lay Dying Posting $2M Bail in Murder-for-Hire Case

May 31, 2013 18:56:35 GMT


Tim Lambesis has left jail after being arrested on May 7 for allegedly trying to hire a hitman to kill his estranged wife, Meggan. The As I Lay Dying frontman was released from a San Diego County jail Thursday, May 30 after posting a hefty $2 million bail.

The 32-year-old rocker has been charged with one count of solicitation to commit murder and one count of conspiracy to commit a crime. Prosecutors initially asked his bail be set at $20 million, claiming that the defendant was both a flight risk and a danger to the public.
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Jeff Probst and Bob Saget Respond to Katie Couric's Revelation About Their One-Time Dates

May 31, 2013 18:24:41 GMT


Jeff Probst and Bob Saget, two of Katie Couric's suitors in the past, have heard about her radio interview during which she revealed their one-time dates. The "Survivor" host and the "Full House" actor admit in separate statements to Us Weekly that they did once go out with the former "Today" anchor.

According to Probst, he and Couric were set up by a mutual friend twice. The first time happened in 2001 but "the timing never worked out and so we never met," he opened up. "A few years later the same friend connected us again and this time the date was set. The next time I was in New York we would have dinner."
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Tito Ortiz Denies Abusing Drugs and Beating His Ex Jenna Jameson

May 31, 2013 17:47:44 GMT


Tito Ortiz has reacted to Jenna Jameson's accusations that he used drugs and physically assaulted her. The UFC Hall of Famer denied the allegations and called the mother of his twins a liar. "The unfortunate allegations being made against me are simply not true," he told TMZ.

"I would never do anything to jeopardize my family. Being a great father and protecting the well-being of my children remains my top priority. I thank my family, friends, and fans for their kind words of support at this time. For my children's sake, I appreciate you respecting our privacy."
 
 
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