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August 20, 2013

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Avril Lavigne Gets Animated in 'Rock N Roll' Music Video

August 20, 2013 09:34:03 GMT

In less than a month after filming in Palmdale, California, pop-rock star Avril Lavigne comes out with the music video for her forthcoming new music video "Rock N Roll". The Max Martin-produced track, co-written by Lavigne's new hubby Chad Kroeger of Nickelback, is the second single off her upcoming fifth studio album set to be released later this year.
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'Criminal Minds' Star Thomas Gibson Split From Wife Before Seeing Fake Internet Girlfriend

August 20, 2013 09:29:00 GMT

Actor Thomas Gibson, who currently stars on CBS' "Criminal Minds", reportedly had separated from his wife before he started talking to a woman on Twitter and developed feelings for her. TMZ reported that Gibson and his wife decided to go separate ways about two and a half years ago. Although the couple already split, they still live together for the sake of their three children.
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Jay-Z Set to Perform at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

August 20, 2013 09:26:31 GMT

It has just been announced that Jay-Z will headline the Yasalam After-Race Concert at the du Arena on Yas Island on Friday, November 1. The performance will be a part of the final evening of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend in the United Arab Emirates.
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Kim Zolciak Announces She's Expecting Twins

August 20, 2013 09:14:53 GMT

"The Real Housewives of Atlanta" star Kim Zolciak has revealed that she and husband, NFL player Kroy Biermann, are expecting twins from her latest pregnancy. The 35-year-old reality TV star and the Atlanta Falcons defensive end will be adding two more kids to their current brood of four, two of whom are from their own marriage while the first two are from Zolciak's previous relationships, but were already adopted by Biermann.
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'The Grandmasters' New Trailer Gets Music Treatment From RZA

August 20, 2013 09:05:57 GMT

"The Grandmasters" presents a unique collaboration between kung fu and hip-hop music in its new trailer which has made its way out online via Yahoo! Movies. RZA's "Rivers of Blood", which blares as a backsound, gives more dramatic effect to every action scene featured in the video.
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Report: Dr. Luke in Talks for 'American Idol' as Negotiations With will.i.am Stalled

August 20, 2013 08:59:31 GMT

Dr. Luke has reportedly entered talks to join the upcoming season of "American Idol". After Keith Urban and Jennifer Lopez were confirmed to return to the show, the record producer is now named a candidate to fill the third spot in the judge line-up.
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Justin Timberlake Will Reportedly Reunite With NSYNC at MTV VMAs

August 20, 2013 08:50:04 GMT

Justin Timberlake will reportedly reunite with boyband NSYNC at MTV Video Music Awards. According to Page Six, the "Mirrors" singer is set to perform with former bandmates J.C. Chasez, Lance Bass, Joey Fatone and Chris Kirkpatrick for the first time in more than a decade.
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Demi Lovato Alleged Nude Photos Being Shopped

August 20, 2013 08:39:52 GMT

Some 20 X-rated photos, including some selfies said to be those of "The X Factor (US)" judge Demi Lovato, are being shopped around, according to Radaronline.com who was reportedly approached to buy them. The website, which had received the nude pics via email, has chosen not to expose the explicit images. The source, however, might still be peddling the photos to other news outlets or websites.
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Raz B's Manager Denies Coma Reports

August 20, 2013 08:29:18 GMT

Singer Raz B has fallen victim to a false report suggesting that he slipped into coma following a bottle attack in a Chinese club. His manager confirms that Raz was hurt, but the injuries were not serious. "The comments about Raz being in a coma did not come from his official representative," Raz's manager Elayne Rivers told CNN on Monday, August 19.
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Kelly Clarkson Announces 'Wrapped in Red' as First Christmas Album

August 20, 2013 08:25:56 GMT

Kelly Clarkson has announced that she is going to release "Wrapped in Red", her first Christmas album. According to a press release, the "American Idol" winner will work with Reba McEntire and Trisha Yearwood on song "Silent Night". Meanwhile, country singer Ronnie Dunn recently took to Facebook to confirm his involvement in the project.
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Lady GaGa Tells Fans to Stop Sending Threats Amid Perez Hilton Feud

August 20, 2013 08:07:56 GMT

Lady GaGa has reminded her fans that she doesn't condone any kind of threats. In the wake of her Twitter feud with blogger Perez Hilton, the Mother Monster took to her Born This Way Foundation's blog to post an open letter on Monday, August 19, urging them to stop sending online threats.
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Drake Teams Up Anew With The Weeknd on 'Live For'

August 20, 2013 07:47:35 GMT

After putting their feuding rumors to rest with a few Instagram photos of themselves working in a recording studio, Toronto-born artists Drake and The Weeknd release their newest team-up track "Live For". The rapper, returning the favor for the PBR'n'B singer's appearance at his OVO Fest earlier this month, drops a verse in the XO label artist's new track.
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Report: 'Star Wars Episode 7' to Make History With Unusual Release Date

August 20, 2013 07:44:32 GMT

With all previous six installments having been filmed in Britain and released in May, many people believe that the upcoming "Star Wars" chapter will continue the tradition. However, according to a report from Badass Digest, this upcoming film might be the first to break the history despite the fact that the production will still take place across the pond.
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Kanye West Tapped for Interview on Kris Jenner's Talk Show

August 20, 2013 07:36:01 GMT

Kris Jenner enlists her famous future son-in-law, Kanye West, to give her new talk show an extra boost. The Kardashian matriarch has scored a rare TV interview with the 36-year-old rapper for "Kris".
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Man Found Dead in Olivia Newton-John's Florida House

August 20, 2013 07:22:07 GMT

A dead body has been found in the house of Grammy-winning singer Olivia Newton-John at the Jupiter Inlet Colony, Florida. According to Palm Beach Post, the police went to the house on Monday, August 19, after receiving report of the body discovery.
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'300' Actor Rodrigo Santoro Heads to Will Smith's 'Focus'

August 20, 2013 06:57:54 GMT

"Focus" has just found new cast member. The Hollywood Reporter learns that the heist pic developed at Warner Bros. has got Rodrigo Santoro, the 37-year-old Brazilian star who was a series regular on J.J. Abrams' "Lost" as Paulo, attached to play "the magnetic and powerful owner of an international auto racing team."
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Prince William and Kate Middleton Release First Official Family Photos With George

August 20, 2013 06:55:34 GMT

Prince William and Kate Middleton have released their first official family photos with their bundle of joy, almost one-month-old first-born son George Alexander Louis. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were photographed earlier this month at the Middletons' home in Bucklebury, Berkshire by Kate's father Michael.
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Jack White, Marcus Mumford and More Join 'Inside Llewyn Davis' Benefit Concert

August 20, 2013 06:50:36 GMT

"Inside Llewyn Davis" writers/directors Joel and Ethan Coen, music producer T Bone Burnett and producer Scott Rudin are producing a concert inspired by their new film. Jack White, Marcus Mumford, Joan Baez, and The Avett Brothers are among big names who will headline the event.
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Prince Enlists Dave Chappelle for 'Breakfast Can Wait' Artwork

August 20, 2013 04:43:21 GMT

Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Prince is finally loosening up, not only letting go of his longstanding battle against the internet by embracing his newfound use of Twitter, but also putting in a good measure of humor in his latest tweet. The Purple One posted an amusing artwork for his new single "Breakfast Can Wait" on his 3rd Eye Girl account along with the 48-second snippet of the track.
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Alexander Skarsgard Goes Full Frontal on His Possibly 'True Blood' Final Scene

August 20, 2013 04:34:49 GMT

After numerous shirtless scenes on "True Blood", Alexander Skarsgard left nothing to the imagination in the show's season six finale. The Swedish hunk went full frontal nude in the August 18 episode, leaving fans with one memorable scene which could be his last one on the show.
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Gisele Bundchen Named World's Highest-Paid Model by Forbes

August 20, 2013 04:30:20 GMT

Gisele Bundchen tops Forbes' list of the world's highest-paid models, defeating Miranda Kerr and Adriana Lima. According to the list which was released on Monday, August 19, the Brazilian model earned an estimated $42 million, while her closest competitor on the list, Kerr, only cashed in $7.2 million in earnings.
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One Direction Makes It Rain Popcorn During 'This Is Us' Photocall

August 20, 2013 04:28:15 GMT

One Direction makes sure that no photocall can compare with the one for their upcoming movie. On Monday, August 19, all five members of the group came to Big Sky Studios in London, England to promote "One Direction: This Is Us", which gives fans behind-the-scene moments during the five heartthrobs' first world tour as a band.
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Chris Brown's Canadian Shows Canceled Following Probation Ruling

August 20, 2013 03:54:17 GMT

Chris Brown has canceled his four upcoming concerts in Canada. The 24-year-old controversial R&B singer has been dropped as the headliner at the Energy Rush festival in Halifax, Toronto, Saint John and Winnipeg, which was supposed to be held later this month.
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The Calling's Frontman Alex Band on His Abduction: My Unborn Child Was My Saviour

August 20, 2013 03:31:53 GMT

Just hours after announcing their comeback after having not been onstage together in eight years, The Calling made another headline. Alex Band, the lead singer of the group, known for their 2001 hit "Wherever You Will Go", was abducted, beaten and robbed in Michigan on Sunday, August 18. His publicist confirms the news first reported by TMZ.
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Houdini Miniseries Starring Adrien Brody Gets Greenlight

August 20, 2013 03:27:28 GMT

History channel is going to relive Harry Houdini's magic tricks. The cable channel officially announces that it has given a go to a four-hour miniseries about the famous escape artist to be produced by Lionsgate and A+E Studios.
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Gabrielle Union, Donald Faison and Others Mourn Lee Thompson Young's Death

August 20, 2013 02:56:41 GMT

Many stars offer condolences via Twitter following the tragic death of "The Famous Jett Jackson" actor Lee Thompson Young, who apparently died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Young's former co-stars Gabrielle Union and Donald Faison are among the mourners.
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'Inside Llewyn Davis', 'Her' and 'Walter Mitty' Included in NY Film Festival's Full Line-Up

August 20, 2013 02:39:09 GMT

The 2013 New York Film Festival has announced its full line-up on its official website. Among titles that have already been a hit at several other prestigious festivals, Paul Greengrass' "Captain Phillips", a Tom Hanks starrer based on true story of a 2009 cargo ship hijacking, gets the honor to kick off the event, which runs from September 27 - October 13.
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J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot Releases 'Stranger' Teaser for Mystery Project

August 20, 2013 02:34:05 GMT

J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot has recently dropped a teaser for a mystery project. Titled "Stranger", the black-and-white video opens with a scene featuring a man who is washed up on a beach before it shows an eerie shot of a man whose lips are sewn together.
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Lady GaGa Unveils 'Applause' Music Video

August 20, 2013 02:30:18 GMT

Lady GaGa has dropped the visuals for "Applause", her newest single which she rush-released due to a leak. The Inez & Vinoodh-directed clip was premiered on "Good Morning America" on Monday, August 19. Donning a white dress, GaGa appeared on the show to introduce the video and participate in her first television interview in months.
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Aerosmith Cancels Festival Performances in China and Taiwan

August 20, 2013 02:22:21 GMT

Rock legend Aerosmith has canceled their scheduled performances in the 2013 Sonic Shanghai Music Festival on August 21 and in "Rock Sonic Day in Kaohsiung" at the 55,000-capacity Kaohsiung National Stadium in Taiwan on August 24. The Bad Boys from Boston have called off the gigs due to the failure of the local promoter to "meet contractual obligations."
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Dick Van Dyke Rescued From Burning Car on Los Angeles Freeway

August 20, 2013 02:06:18 GMT

Veteran actor Dick Van Dyke was involved in a scary incident on Monday, August 19, in which his Jaguar sedan was engulfed in flames. The actor, who was behind the wheel, sustained no injuries after a group of people who were passing by gave him assistance. One of the motorists Jason Pennington, who apparently is an off-duty firefighter, pulled him out of the vehicle.
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Demi Lovato to Appear on 'Glee' in Multi-Episode Arc

August 20, 2013 01:42:41 GMT

Demi Lovato is going to lend her star power to "Glee". The former Disney starlet is reportedly nearing a deal to guest star in the upcoming fifth season of the musical dramedy series.
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'Expendables 3' Production Kicked-Off, Full Cast List and Synopsis Released

August 20, 2013 01:41:54 GMT

"The Expendables 3" officially started filming in Bulgaria on Monday, August 19. Through a press release, Lionsgate and Millennium Films also announce the synopsis as well as full list of actors featured in the highly-anticipated movie, which has "Red Hill" helmer Patrick Hughes attached to serve behind the lens.
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Birdman, B.o.B, T.I. and Young Dro Premiere 'Kemosabe' Video

August 19, 2013 17:31:21 GMT

Grand Hustle's T.I., Doe B., Young Dro and B.o.B along with Cash Money Records CEO Birdman drop a music video of their collaboration track "Kemosabe". The almost five-minute T.I. and Philly Fly Boy-directed clip features the gang surrounded by their colorful rides and women covered only in body paint.