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July 29, 2013

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Leah Remini on Her Scientology Exit: 'People Should Be Able to Question Things'

July 29, 2013 15:45:16 GMT

Leah Remini made her first formal appearance at the 15th annual DesignCare event in Malibu over the weekend for the first time since being reported leaving Scientology earlier this month. In an interview with reporters, the "King of Queens" actress took time to address her exit from the controversial church.
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Tyga Sued for $20M for Exposing Models' Bare Breasts

July 29, 2013 09:28:25 GMT

Two video models are suing Tyga for allegedly exposing their bare breasts in an explicit release of his 2012 music video, "Make It Nasty". According to TMZ, dancers Elizabeth Velasquez and Azia Davies are suing the Young Money rapper for $20 million ($10 million for each woman).
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'ER' Actress Parminder Nagra Wins Big in Divorce Battle

July 29, 2013 09:17:10 GMT

Actress Parminder Nagra, who played Dr. Neela Rasgotra on medical series "ER", scores "huge victory" in divorce settlement over her ex-husband James Stenson. The photographer, who previously accused Nagra of hiding reports of her earnings, did not get a cent from his ex-wife's income.
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Michael Jackson's Doctor Conrad Murray to Be Released From Jail in October

July 29, 2013 09:00:18 GMT

After serving less than two years out of his four-year involuntary manslaughter sentence for Michael Jackson's death four years ago, Dr. Conrad Murray is set to be released from prison in no time at all. The convicted cardiologist is set to become a free man on October 28 after being sent to jail back in November 2011.
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'Transformers 4' Pic: Major Explosion on Historic Boblo Boats

July 29, 2013 08:50:48 GMT

New photos from the Detroit set of "Transformers 4" have surfaced online, thanks to The Shady City. This time, there is neither robot nor any human cast member making an appearance in the images as they only tease a major explosion scene taking place on two Boblo boats, the S.S. Columbia and the S.S. Ste. Clair.
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Beyonce Adds More Shows, Announces Iggy Azalea as Supporting Act

July 29, 2013 08:44:52 GMT

Beyonce Knowles has added four more dates to her upcoming Australian leg of "Mrs. Carter Show World Tour". The 31-year-old singer has also announced that Australian-born rapper Iggy Azalea will serve as supporting act at all 14 shows in the country and 3 shows in New Zealand.
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'Homeland' Debuts First Teaser for Season 3

July 29, 2013 08:42:13 GMT

The first teaser for "Homeland" season 3 has landed online. The pretty much vague promo video does not have footage from the upcoming season, but does tease Brody's involvement in the storyline although he has crossed the Canadian border in the season 2 finale.
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Man Jailed for Stalking Anderson Cooper for 5 Years

July 29, 2013 08:37:32 GMT

A psychiatric patient who has been terrorizing Anderson Cooper for five years gets arrested. New York Post reported that a 40-year-old Queens man called Alex Hausner had been making unwanted phone calls to Cooper's home since 2008.
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Lindsay Lohan to Take European Vacation After Rehab

July 29, 2013 07:59:39 GMT

Lindsay Lohan is set to go on a European vacation after she completes her 90-day court ordered rehab from her drug and alcohol addictions. The 27-year-old actress is said to have been booked for a one-way ticket to London, where she will commence her European holiday after she pulls off her latest rehab stint, her sixth time in a treatment facility in the last six years.
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Tara Reid Not Cut From 'Sharknado' Sequel Just Yet

July 29, 2013 07:48:57 GMT

Tara Reid is not cut from "Sharknado 2" just yet. After it was reported that the actress would not be asked back for the upcoming film, Syfy stops the rumor from spreading even wilder by telling The Huffington Post that no official casting decisions have been made for the sequel project.
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'Ray Donovan' Executive Producer Enters Guilty Plea to Illegal Online Gambling

July 29, 2013 07:18:41 GMT

"Ray Donovan" executive producer Bryan Zuriff pleaded guilty to running an illegal online gambling on Thursday, July 25. The producer was involved in an unlawful online gambling which apparently was run by an enterprise with Russian-American mafia tie. Zuriff will face up to 10 years in prison and pay $500,000 in fine.
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Artist of the Week: Robin Thicke

July 29, 2013 07:11:12 GMT

Robin Thicke has been stealing the spotlight with his hit single, "Blurred Lines". Regardless of being slammed for its misogynistic lyrics and demeaning music video, the Pharrell Williams and T.I.-assisted catchy single is currently spending its seventh consecutive week at Billboard 100's No. 1, marking the longest-running chart-topping hit of the year.
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First Official Look at Zac Efron and More in JFK Film 'Parkland'

July 29, 2013 07:07:44 GMT

"Parkland", Peter Landesman's upcoming drama that recounts the events at Dallas' Parkland Hospital on the day John F. Kennedy was assassinated, has debuted its first official images via USA Today. One of the pics gives fans a glimpse of Zac Efron, the former Disney star who is tapped to play Dr. Charles 'Jim' Carrico who desperately tried to save JFK's life at that time.
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Miley Cyrus Covers 'Les Miserables' Song 'On My Own'

July 29, 2013 07:03:09 GMT

After all the twerking on stage and on her "We Can't Stop" music video, Miley Cyrus drops all the craziness and goes back to raw music as she sings an a capella version of "Les Miserables" song "On My Own". The pop rock singer posted an audio clip of herself doing the stripped down cover of the Eponine solo on her YouTube account on Sunday.
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'Dexter' 8.06 Preview: Dr. Vogel Makes Shocking Suggestion About Zack

July 29, 2013 06:43:54 GMT

Viewers may get even more suspicious of Dr. Vogel's agenda when "Dexter" airs new episode next week. In a preview for the upcoming outing, Dexter realizes that Zack, the suspect in Norma's death, is Dr. Vogel's patient. When Dexter confronts the psychiatrist about this, she makes a shocking suggestion to Dexter as she asks him to teach Zack Harry's code.
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J.J. Cale Dies of Heart Attack at Age 74

July 29, 2013 06:23:16 GMT

Grammy Award-winning musician J.J. Cale, known for being one of the creators of the Tulsa Sound, passed away on Friday, July 26 at the age of 74. As told by his manager Mike Kappus, the legendary musician died at the Scripps Hospital in La Jolla, California where he had been rushed following a heart attack.
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Drake Pictured Reuniting With The Weeknd in Studio

July 29, 2013 05:59:45 GMT

Drake hinted at a possible collaboration with The Weeknd as he recently took to Instagram to share a photo of them in a studio in Toronto. "@abelxo SCARY TINGS," Drake captioned the photo. Drake later posted a shot of the studio, and simply captioned it, "@abelxo."
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Alec Baldwin Almost Villainized a Marvel Movie

July 29, 2013 05:57:13 GMT

Alec Baldwin made a big confession on the Howard Stern show last week. The Oscar-nominated actor, who stars opposite Cate Blanchett and Peter Sarsgaard in Woody Allen's "Blue Jasmine", admitted he had passed on a villain role in a Marvel film that he refused to mention though Stern pressed him for details.
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Fergie Holds Star-Studded Baby Shower in Los Angeles

July 29, 2013 04:58:00 GMT

Fergie's friends and family members gathered in Los Angeles on Sunday, July 28, at the SLS Hotel to celebrate her baby shower. The Black Eyed Peas member's friends such as Kelly Osbourne, Adam Lambert, Julianne Hough, Gabriel Aubry and Lance Bass reportedly were among the attendees.
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'Star Wars Rebels' Unveils First Images and Logo

July 29, 2013 04:52:51 GMT

Sneak peek at Disney's upcoming "Star Wars Rebels" has been shared at Star Wars Celebration in Essen, Germany. At the event, executive producer Dave Filoni showed first images of the new animated series as well as its logo.
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Stan Lee Stunned by Idea of Bisexual Spider-Man

July 29, 2013 04:39:11 GMT

It turns out that Andrew Garfield's idea of a gay Spider-Man has shocked the hero's co-creator Stan Lee. The British-born actor who began taking over the role of Peter Parker from Tobey Maguire ever since "The Amazing Spider-Man" has made headlines after suggesting that Parker should explore his sexuality.
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Video: Taylor Swift Sings 'You're So Vain' With Carly Simon

July 29, 2013 04:13:29 GMT

For her "Red" tour stop in Foxborough, Massachusetts on Saturday night, July 27, Taylor Swift brought out Grammy Hall of Famer Carly Simon as her special surprise guest. The two ladies sang Simon's 1972 classic "You're So Vain" in front of the sold-out crowd at the Gillette Stadium after Swift quizzed the audience about the often speculated-about song.
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DMX Passed Out in Cop Car During DUI Arrest

July 29, 2013 04:10:03 GMT

DMX was either wasted, exhausted or both on the Friday night when he was popped for suspicion of driving under influence. In newly-unearthed pictures, the rapper was seen passing out inside the police car when he was taken into custody.
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Lady GaGa Confirms 'Applause' as New Single, Unveils Artwork

July 29, 2013 04:04:34 GMT

It has been confirmed that "Applause" will be the lead single off Lady GaGa's upcoming "ARTPOP" album. The 27-year-old singer has also unveiled the official artwork for the highly-anticipated new single via Women's Wear Daily.
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'Blacklist' EP Addresses Hannibal Comparisons, James Spader Explains Bald Head

July 29, 2013 04:00:27 GMT

Attending a Television Critics Association panel on Saturday, July 27, "The Blacklist" boss took the opportunity to address comparisons to "Silence of the Lambs", which has been turned into a TV show, "Hannibal". Executive producer John Eisendrath felt "lucky to in some ways be compared to it," but insisted that their show's different to the work originated by author Thomas Harris.
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Terminally Ill 'Simpsons' Co-Creator Sam Simon Says Donating to Charities Is a 'Pleasure'

July 29, 2013 03:49:37 GMT

"The Simpsons" co-creator Sam Simon uses his money from the highly popular animated show to help animals and less-fortunate people as he battles colon cancer. Simon, who told The Hollywood Reporter that he donated "tens of millions" to shut down abusive animal shows, treat sick dogs as well as give free food to people, said that he was happy to be able to do something for them.
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Lana Del Rey Flaunts Diamond Ring While House Hunting With Boyfriend

July 29, 2013 03:41:28 GMT

Lana Del Rey has sparked engagement rumor. The "Blue Jeans" crooner showed off a noticeable large diamond bauble on her ring finger while out and about to go on house hunting with her boyfriend in Los Angeles over the weekend.
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Pic: Channing Tatum Gives Mila Kunis Piggyback Ride on 'Jupiter Ascending' Set

July 29, 2013 03:36:17 GMT

A new batch of pics taken from the Chicago set of "Jupiter Ascending" has made its way out online via Just Jared. Fans are treated to a look at leading actors Channing Tatum and Mila Kunis performing a dangerous stunt on Saturday as the former gave a piggyback ride to the actress while hurtling along on roller blades and grabbing the back of a pick-up truck.
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Video: TLC Performs 'No Scrubs' at Mixtape Festival With Lil Mama

July 29, 2013 03:18:23 GMT

Tionne Watkins a.k.a. T-Boz and Rozanda Thomas a.k.a. Chilli brought their '90s R'n'B/hip-hop girl group TLC back to life Saturday night, July 27 as they performed their hits onstage on Day 2 of the two-part, 2nd annual Mixtape Festival in Hershey, Pennsylvania. The two surviving members closed out their set with their 1992 major hit "No Scrubs", performing it as a trio with rapper Lil Mama filling in for the missing third member Lisa Lopes a.k.a. Left Eye.
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'Star Wars Episode 7' to Focus on Story and Characters, John Williams Set to Score

July 29, 2013 02:47:38 GMT

Latest tidbits of "Star Wars Episode 7" have been offered by Kathleen Kennedy, the president of Lucasfilm who serves as co-producer alongside the film's director J.J. Abrams and the creator George Lucas. Speaking at Star Wars Celebration in Essen, Germany, she revealed what the newest chapter in the film series would focus on.
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'True Blood' 6.08 Preview: Sookie Mulls Over a Deal With Warlow

July 29, 2013 02:44:02 GMT

While Eric is grieving over the true death of his loved one, Bill still has a chance to save Jessica and other vampires in vamp camp. The so-called Billith relies heavily on Sookie for this as teased in a preview for the next episode of "True Blood".
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Label Boss Pays for Fire Damages Caused by Amanda Bynes

July 29, 2013 02:35:07 GMT

The driveway damaged by Amanda Bynes in campfire incident a few days ago has been fixed. Daniel Herman, a label boss at Chinga Chang Records, has offered the owner of the house, an elderly woman named Bonnie Braaten, to pay for the cleanup.
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Video: Abductee Amanda Berry Makes First Public Appearance at Nelly's Concert

July 29, 2013 02:29:17 GMT

One day after captor Ariel Castro was sentenced to life in prison, kidnapping victim Amanda Berry made her first public appearance at RoverFest 2013 on Saturday, July 27. The 27-year-old woman and her family joined rapper Nelly onstage at the daylong festival at Cleveland's Voinovich Park.
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Harry Styles, Demi Lovato and Other Stars React to Radio Host Kidd Kraddick's Death

July 29, 2013 02:24:00 GMT

The sudden passing of radio host Kidd Kraddick takes many people by surprise. After the news of his death broke out, celebrities as well as his fans took to Twitter to offer condolences. Harry Styles, Demi Lovato and Khloe Kardashian were among the mourners.
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Justin Bieber Attends Selena Gomez's 21st Birthday Party

July 29, 2013 02:06:26 GMT

Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez are clearly on good terms. He paid his ex-girlfriend a surprise visit halfway through her 21st birthday party Saturday, July 27. Arriving at the event with his friends and bodyguards, he brought the birthday girl a single red rose.
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'The Wolverine' Stands Atop the Box Office

July 29, 2013 01:54:12 GMT

"The Wolverine" slashes way to the top box office spot. The Marvel film starring Australian hunk Hugh Jackman as the titular superhero easily claims the throne with $53.1 million for the studio. Though the Japan-set film fails to open huge as expected before, it's able to take a great $85.3 million overseas.
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'The Voice' Mission Is Not to Launch Big Stars, Coaches Say

July 29, 2013 01:52:26 GMT

"The Voice" original coaches, sans Blake Shelton, and host Carson Daly reunited at the Television Critics Association press tour on Saturday, July 27. During the presentation, they responded to concerns that the show hadn't launched a big star.
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Britney Spears and Katy Perry Attend 'The Smurfs 2' Premiere

July 28, 2013 23:42:30 GMT

Hollywood beauties Britney Spears and Katy Perry graced the blue carpet at the premiere of "The Smurfs 2" at Regency Village Theatre on Sunday, July 28 in Westwood, Calif. The former, who contributes to the soundtrack, and the latter, who voices the Smurfette, wore dresses with the signature Smurf color.
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Jennifer Aniston Clears Up Wedding Rumors: Justin Theroux and I 'Already Feel Married'

July 28, 2013 22:57:10 GMT

Jennifer Aniston finally breaks silence on the incessant rumors suggesting that she and fiance Justin Theroux have either canceled or postponed their wedding. The former "Friends" star says that's not the case. The fact is, they haven't set a date just yet.
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Jay-Z's 'Picasso Baby' Performance Art Gets Official Trailer

July 28, 2013 22:34:38 GMT

Jay-Z offers a sneak peek into his "Picasso Baby" music video, ahead of the premiere of HBO special "Picasso Baby: A Performance Art Film" on August 2 at 11 P.M. Wearing a white shirt and dark pants, he faces the crowd for a live exhibition at the Pace Gallery in New York.
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Goo Goo Dolls' John Rzeznik Marries Longtime Girlfriend Melina Gallo

July 28, 2013 22:10:52 GMT

John Rzeznik is a married man for a second time. The Goo Goo Dolls frontman tied the knot with Melina Gallo Friday, July 26 at the Calamigos Ranch in Malibu, California. They swapped vows under an old oak tree in front of about 120 guests including his bandmates.
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Diane Lane to Play Hillary Clinton on New NBC Miniseries

July 28, 2013 21:43:33 GMT

NBC is developing a four-hour miniseries on Hillary Clinton, NBC Entertainment Chairman Robert Greenblatt announced at the Television Critics Association's summer press tour. Diane Lane is tapped to portray the former United States Secretary of State.
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'Fashion Star' Canceled After Two Seasons

July 28, 2013 21:23:59 GMT

"Fashion Star" didn't survive beyond the second season. NBC Entertainment chairman Bob Greenblatt confirmed at the Television Critics Association's summer press tour that they wouldn't renew the design competition series.
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Darren Criss and Lucy Hale Set to Host 2013 Teen Choice Awards

July 28, 2013 21:13:33 GMT

The stars who will be co-hosting the upcoming Teen Choice Awards have been announced. According to the latest print issue of Entertainment Weekly, "Glee" actor Darren Criss and "Pretty Little Liars" actress Lucy Hale are confirmed to team up for the duty.