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July 08, 2013

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Steve Grand's Music Video Is a Success Online With Its Gay Theme

July 08, 2013 14:54:16 GMT

Steve Grand's self-produced music video for his single "All-American Boy" has collected almost half a million views on YouTube, less than a week after it was released. While the viewing number is far from breaking any record or propelling him to international stardom, it's quite impressive for a new self-promoted artist who financed the video shoot with his own money.
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LGBT Supporters Call for Capital One to Fire Alec Baldwin Over Homophobic Rants

July 08, 2013 13:46:55 GMT

Alec Baldwin has said sorry for his choice of words when he went on an angry rampage with a reporter who accused his wife of tweeting during James Gandolfini's funeral, but it's apparently not enough for gay supporters who took offense of his violent and hate-filled message. The group thinks the actor should not be let off the hook easily.
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78violet Drops Music Video for 'Hothouse'

July 08, 2013 09:33:15 GMT

78violet has just debuted the music video for their new single, "Hothouse". "We present to you, #Hothouse. For all of our incredible Violet Buds xoxo," sisters Aly Michalka and AJ Michalka told their Twitter followers on Monday, June 8. "Thank you @YouTube :)," they also added a link to their YouTube channel.
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Katy Perry Reportedly Receives Settlement Money From Hair Care Lawsuit

July 08, 2013 09:28:54 GMT

Katy Perry apparently scores big hit following the settlement of lawsuit against a British hair care company Jemella Group, that is behind the product Good Hair Day (GHD). According to TMZ, the "Thinking of You" singer received "a significant amount of money" from the company.
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Beck Joined by Franz Ferdinand and Others to Perform 'Song Reader'

July 08, 2013 09:25:32 GMT

Beck recently took the stage at London's Barbican for the first full live performance of "Song Reader", his 2012 sheet music collection. A group of British musicians including Franz Ferdinand, Jarvis Cocker, Beth Orton and Charlotte Gainsbourg joined the multi-instrumentalist onstage to perform his sheet music.
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Russell Crowe Up for 'Man of Steel' Prequel

July 08, 2013 08:39:45 GMT

Will there be a prequel to "Man of Steel"? While admitting he has no idea about the potential, Russell Crowe reveals he'd love to suit up as Jor-El again if it is indeed being developed by Legendary Pictures, which recently parted ways with Warner Bros. The Javert of the Oscar-winning musical "Les Miserables" took to Twitter on Friday, July 5 to talk about it.
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Lindsay Lohan First Overdosed at Age 18, Says Dad Michael

July 08, 2013 08:08:39 GMT

While Lindsay Lohan is currently completing a 90-day court ordered rehab from her drug and alcohol addictions, her father Michael Lohan is speaking out anew about her downtrodden daughter. The 53-year-old Lohan says his daughter first tried drugs at the age of 18 while she was filming the romantic-comedy back in 2005.
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Andy Murray Wins Wimbledon 2013

July 08, 2013 08:02:27 GMT

Scottish tennis player Andy Murray made history today by being the first Briton to claim the Wimbledon men's singles title after 77 years, winning over Serbian Novak Djokovic in straight sets, (6-4), (7-5), (6-4). The No. 2-ranked Murray beat top-ranked Djokovic to become the first British tennis pro to conquer the grand slam tournament since Fred Perry who last won it back in 1936.
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Michael Buble Debuts 'Close Your Eyes' Music Video

July 08, 2013 08:00:55 GMT

Michael Buble has dropped the official music video for his single, "Close Your Eyes". The video opens with leather jacket-clad Buble walking into a recording studio. He sings the touching song while a series of short scenes were projected onto the large screen in front of him.
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Kanye West to Launch Men's Fashion Line With APC

July 08, 2013 07:58:53 GMT

Kanye West has indeed signed a deal with APC. After the report first broken out by W magazine last month, the French famous clothing brand has now taken to Twitter to confirm their collaboration with the rap mogul in designing and launching men's collection.
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Lady GaGa Attempts to Conceal 'Sensitive' Details of Lawsuit From Public

July 08, 2013 07:47:17 GMT

Lady GaGa attempts to stop certain information about her from being made public via a lawsuit between two people who discovered her. TMZ reported that the "Born This Way" singer filed a request to the court earlier this week, asking the judge to keep information about her, which is included in Starland/Fusari case, from being leaked to public.
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Alicia Vikander in Final Talks to Star in Film Adaptation of 'Tulip Fever'

July 08, 2013 07:46:21 GMT

"Tulip Fever" movie is confirmed to be finally under development at The Weinstein Company. After Miramax failed to bring the feature version of Deborah Moggach's novel to big screens, TWC now snatches the project and reportedly prepares it as a starring vehicle for Alicia Vikander, best known for her role as Caroline Mathilde in "A Royal Affair".
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Picture of Elisha Cuthbert and Dion Phaneuf's Wedding Surfaces

July 08, 2013 07:01:05 GMT

A first look at Elisha Cuthbert's wedding over the weekend has been revealed. The actress, 32, was glowing in a white long-sleeved dress with lace details, while her 28-year-old groom Dion Phaneuf looked dashing in a black suit with white vest and bowtie. They were all smiles as they walked out of the church hand in hand.
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Ellie Goulding Premieres 'Burn' Music Video

July 08, 2013 06:45:55 GMT

British singer/songwriter Ellie Goulding premieres the music video for her new single "Burn", written and produced by OneRepublic's frontman Ryan Tedder. First recorded by British pop-R'n'B singer Leona Lewis, Goulding's version was released a couple of days ago becoming her latest single following "Explosions" and "I Need Your Love" with DJ Calvin Harris, both from her album "Halcyon".
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John Travolta and Oliver Stone Honored at Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

July 08, 2013 06:41:09 GMT

The closing ceremony of the 48th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival on Saturday, July 6 saw the recognition of John Travolta and Oliver Stone's contribution to film industry. The veteran actor and director, along with Czech costume designer Theodor Pistek, were each presented with the Crystal Globe Award for Outstanding Artistic Contribution to World Cinema.
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Artist of the Week: Miley Cyrus

July 08, 2013 06:30:26 GMT

Miley Cyrus makes a music comeback, three years after releasing "Can't Be Tamed", her third album but first effort to shake off her Disney image. This time, the former "Hannah Montana" further shows that she has grown up even more since the last time people heard "Can't Be Tamed".
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Chris Brown Gives Sneakers to Children in Los Angeles

July 08, 2013 06:14:42 GMT

Chris Brown spent his weekend to help children in need. Chris and his team handed out Reebok sneakers to children for his "WE US: Walk Everywhere in Unity's Shoes" campaign at Crenshaw High School on Saturday, July 6.
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New 'Hercules' Pic Teases Set and Costume for Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson

July 08, 2013 06:05:51 GMT

To build fans' anticipation for his next movie, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has uploaded another Twitter photo which this time gives a better look at his costume as well as a place used in one of "Hercules: The Thracian Wars" scenes. "Our HERCULES set created by award winning designer Jean-Vincent Puzos w/ great detail. I sit in awe," he captioned.
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Video: Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood and More Perform at Toby Keith's Twister Relief Concert

July 08, 2013 05:08:26 GMT

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood were among other performers at Toby Keith's Oklahoma Twister Relief, which was held at the University of Oklahoma on Saturday, July 6. The star-studded concert kicked off with Keith's daughter, Krystal Keith, singing the national anthem in front of more than 60,000 people who packed the venue.
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Lance Armstrong Set to Race Anew Since Doping Scandal

July 08, 2013 04:46:32 GMT

One would think that after the doping scandal he confessed to in an interview with Oprah Winfrey back in January, that Lance Armstrong would never race again. But the 41-year-old athlete, despite his destroyed credibility, has surprisingly announced that he will join The Des Moines Register newspaper's Great Bicycle Ride across Iowa cycling event this July.
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Photo: Chris Pratt Bulks Up for 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

July 08, 2013 04:45:14 GMT

Chris Pratt sculpts his body to muscular perfection for his leading role as Star-Lord in "Guardians of the Galaxy". Pratt, who is the voice behind Emmet in upcoming "The Lego Movie", shows off his hard-earned muscles in an Instagram photo. "Six months no beer. #GOTG Kinda douchey to post this but my brother made me," he captioned the pic.
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'Dexter' 8.03 Sneak Peeks: Love Confession and DUI Arrest

July 08, 2013 04:43:47 GMT

After the second episode directed by lead actor Michael C. Hall, "Dexter" season 8 will offer more complications in the upcoming outing "What's Eating Dexter Morgan?". A preview is released along with two clips focusing on the titular character and his sister Debra Morgan.
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Heidi Klum Flashes Butt, Shows Painful Sunburn While on Vacation

July 08, 2013 04:06:08 GMT

Heidi Klum apparently needs more protection from the sun. The "Project Runway" host, who is on vacation in the Bahamas, shared a picture of her sunburned behind via Instagram on Saturday, July 6. Heidi gave a glimpse of her bare bottom as she pulls down her bikini bottom.
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Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan Step Out With Baby Everly

July 08, 2013 04:01:48 GMT

Channing Tatum is embracing his fatherhood. The "White House Down" actor was pictured in public for the first time with his newly-born daughter Everly. Along with wife Jenna Dewan, he arrived at LAX en route to Vancouver Sunday, July 7.
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Pro-LGBT Group Launches Campaign to Boycott 'Ender's Game'

July 08, 2013 03:52:53 GMT

A movement to boycott Lionsgate's upcoming sci-fi movie "Ender's Game" emerges online. A pro-LGBT group named Geeks Out has recently launched an online protest campaign named "Skip Ender's Game" against author Orson Scott Card's anti-gay views. It urges people to show their supports by not watching the feature adaptation of his 1985 novel when released on November 1.
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Willow Smith's Melodic Chaotic Premieres 'Summer Fling' Music Video

July 08, 2013 03:31:40 GMT

Willow Smith acts all grown up in her music duo Melodic Chaotic's new music video "Summer Fling". The 12-year-old artist drops the new clip and song with collaborator DJ Fabrega a month after releasing the single "The Intro" from their forthcoming four-song EP which comes out later this summer.
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'True Blood' 6.05 Preview: F**k the Pain Away

July 08, 2013 03:24:47 GMT

A sneak peek into the upcoming episode of "True Blood" has just arrived. Sookie has had enough of vampires' threats and refuses to be bullied again. She is in fighting mode as she's holding out a hand glowing with her magical fairy powers to her opponent. Elsewhere, Andy Bellefleur armed with a shotgun is coming to get Bill.
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'Burn Notice' and 'White Collar' Picked Up by Ion

July 08, 2013 02:53:38 GMT

USA's "Burn Notice" starring Jeffrey Donovan and "White Collar" led by Matthew Bomer have landed syndication deal on Ion. The cable network acquires the former which is airing its seventh and final season and the latter which is entering season five this fall for a rerun potential.
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John Mayer Dedicates a Song to Katy Perry

July 08, 2013 02:49:14 GMT

John Mayer kicked off his "Born and Raised" Tour at Milwaukee's Marcus Amphitheatre on Saturday, July 6. Before ending the show, Mayer took the mic to give a shout-out to on-again girlfriend Katy Perry for taking care of him when he was recovering from a throat surgery that silenced him for months.
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San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Selected Movie Panels for Saturday

July 08, 2013 02:46:49 GMT

San Diego Comic-Con has announced full schedule for movie panels. Among those which will most likely draw big crowd in Hall H at the annual convention on Saturday, July 20 are Lionsgate's panel for "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" and Marvel's for "Thor: The Dark World" as well as "Captain America: The Winter Soldier".
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Nigella Lawson's Husband Charles Saatchi Announces Divorce

July 08, 2013 02:25:18 GMT

Charles Saatchi has announced that he is divorcing his wife celebrity chef Nigella Lawson after he was photographed putting his hand around his wife's throat during a row in a restaurant. In a statement to the Mail on Sunday, the 70-year-old art collector said that he wanted to end their 10-year marriage because she failed to defend him after the disturbing pictures emerged.
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Lil Twist to Collaborate With Miley Cyrus and Justin Bieber in Single 'Twerk'

July 08, 2013 02:22:33 GMT

Dallas rapper Lil Twist's forthcoming debut studio album gets a big boost from Miley Cyrus and Justin Bieber via their collaborative track "Twerk". The Queen of Twerk and her supposed admirer are both featured in the Young Money Entertainment artist's Maejor Ali-produced lead single on "Bad Decisions".
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San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Selected TV Panels for Saturday and Sunday

July 08, 2013 01:53:25 GMT

Full schedule for star-studded TV panels at the upcoming San Diego Comic-Con has been revealed. Following up the already-announced schedule for Thursday and Friday, here it is the timetable for the next Saturday (July 20) and Sunday (July 21).
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'Despicable Me 2' Tops Fourth of July Box Office, Beats 'Lone Ranger'

July 08, 2013 01:39:46 GMT

Minions prove to be more charming than People's two-time Sexiest Man Alive Johnny Depp. For the three-day weekend, "Despicable Me 2" secures $83.5 million and an "A" CinemaScore to finish at No. 1 at the domestic box office, easily sinking rival "The Lone Ranger" which opens to a disappointing $29.2 million in a second place.