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August 28, 2013

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The Nationals Releases 'Graceless' Music Video

August 28, 2013 09:22:29 GMT


The Nationals has unveiled a new music video for "Graceless". Directed by Sophia Peer, the black-and-white music video sees the band members going wild as they are seen riding bikes into a swimming pool and playing baseball with cans full of beer while wearing dapper suits.

"We shot it at my mom and dad's house in Cincinnati and kind of destroyed the place and ourselves along the way," vocalist Matt Berninger recently told Rolling Stone of the process of filming the video. The video's antics resulted in actual injuries to several Nationals members.
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Miley Cyrus Films '23' Music Video With Mike Will Made It, Juicy J and Wiz Khalifa


August 28, 2013 09:06:33 GMT


Miley Cyrus joined Mike Will Made It to shoot the music video for his "23". Along with Juicy J and Wiz Khalifa, Miley and Mike were all spotted in a Brookly high school, the filming set for the basketball-themed visuals.

Inspired by former No. 23 of Chicago Bulls Michael Jordan, the video will feature Miley donning a custom Jordan jersey. Miley has shared a picture of her wearing a red top and shorts with words "Jordan" and "23" printed on them.
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Jessica Alba to Leap Into Action as Bad Girl in 'Barely Lethal'

August 28, 2013 08:58:11 GMT


Director Kyle Newman has reportedly cast Jessica Alba in his upcoming action comedy movie, "Barely Lethal". According to Screen Daily, the sexy mother of two has agreed to take part in the film from RKO Pictures as a villain. She is the latest addition to the cast ensemble after Hailee Steinfeld and Samuel L. Jackson, both of whom were cast months ago.

Written by John D'Arco, the film will feature "Ender's Game" actress Steinfeld as a 16-year-old international assassin yearning for a "normal" adolescence. She fakes her own death and enrolls as a senior in a suburban high school where she quickly learns that being popular can be more painful than getting water-boarded.
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Wes Scantlin's Hummer Missing Wheel After Hit-and-Run

August 28, 2013 08:44:13 GMT


A Hummer which belongs to singer Wes Scantlin has been abandoned after it apparently hit a parked car. According to a TMZ report, the police decides the case as misdemeanor hit-and-run, but the Puddle of Mudd member is not considered as a suspect.

The police received a report of the case shortly after the incident on Monday, August 26. When the officers arrived, they found Wes' Hummer missing one of its wheels. Another car which apparently was sideswiped by the Hummer was damaged. The driver of the Hummer abandoned the car and fled the scene after the incident. The police who checked the license number found that the Hummer was registered as Wes'.
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'Elementary' Season 2 Photos Give First Look at Rhys Ifans as Mycroft Holmes

August 28, 2013 08:41:43 GMT


Sneak peeks to the upcoming season 2 of "Elementary" have been obtained in a form of photos. Making their way out online, some of the pictures give first look at Rhys Ifans as Sherlock's brother Mycroft Holmes and Sean Pertwee as Sherlock's former mentor, Gareth Lestrade.

In the season opener titled "Step Nine" set to air Thursday, September 26, Holmes and Watson travel to London to help track down an old mentor and investigate an unsolved mystery. Meanwhile, Mycroft Holmes, Sherlock's estranged brother, reunites with Sherlock and reveals some secrets of his own.
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Timbaland Announces New Michael Jackson Project

August 28, 2013 08:14:41 GMT


Timbaland is working on a new Michael Jackson project. In a recent interview with Revolt TV, the producer shared the details of the project. "To even go bigger would be two kings working together," he said.

He went on explaining that Epic Records CEO, L.A. Reid, approached him with the big idea. "L.A. Reid came to my house. He's like, 'I got something big I wanna do,' " Timbaland continued. It appeared that Reid wanted Timbaland to produce songs that would feature Jackson's vocal.
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'The Mindy Project' Season 2 Promo: James Franco and Surprise Proposal

August 28, 2013 08:07:15 GMT


Getting closer to the end of summer, FOX is going full throttle to promote its fall programs, including "The Mindy Project". The comedy series will return with a number of A-list guest stars in season 2 and has shared glimpses of their scenes in a new promo video. The snippet also gives a look at Mindy's (Mindy Kaling) new short haircut and what seems to be a surprise proposal by Mindy's minister boyfriend, Casey (Anders Holm).

James Franco, Bill Hader and Chloe Sevigny will stop by the show, while Ellie Kemper is set to return, this time becoming a love interest for Ike Barinholtz's Morgan. Franco will appear in the first two episodes as Dr. Leotard, a charismatic and popular doctor who replaces Mindy while she is in Haiti on a volunteer mission with her pastor boyfriend.
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'Arrested Development' Film Is Happening

August 28, 2013 07:50:56 GMT


While waiting for Netflix's decision whether or not to give the greenlight to the fifth season of "Arrested Development", fans can now be sure that the cult comedy, which follows the Bluth family with Jason Bateman as the lead, will get movie treatment. Executive producer and creator Mitch Hurwitz confirms the happy news in an interview with Rolling Stone.

"I'm working on the movie right now," Hurwitz tells the site. "I can't get into much more detail because I don't want to scare anybody off. I don't want to be presumptuous about it. I don't own the property outright - it's a 20th Century Fox property. But everybody seems really into it and really eager to make a movie."
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One Direction NOT Performing at Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

August 28, 2013 07:43:06 GMT


Amidst the MTV Video Music Awards buzz and later the premiere of their documentary movie "One Direction: This Is Us", rumor mounted that One Direction would perform at the upcoming Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in November. The report was quickly dismissed, though.

A representative for Victoria's Secret says in a statement, "The recent reports regarding One Direction appearing in the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show are untrue. The band is not performing in this year's show. We will announce our artists in early October."
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'Baywatch' Star Alexandra Paul Wins Restraining Order Against Fan

August 28, 2013 07:39:50 GMT


A judge has granted actress Alexandra Paul restraining order against an obsessive fan. The actress, who played Stephanie Holden on popular series "Baywatch", says that the fan Nicole Albrecht trails her every move and even shows up in her house.

"This woman, Nicole, is from Germany and 'Baywatch' is extremely popular there," read a court document obtained by TMZ. According to the document, Alexandra accuses Nicole of following her into the bathroom of Pacific Palisades community pool. The German fan allegedly also chased her on foot when she went hiking.
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Jared Leto Rips MTV VMAs for Sidelining Rock Music

August 28, 2013 07:27:04 GMT


As if taking the heat over Lady GaGa's and Miley Cyrus' raunchy stage acts is not enough, MTV is facing another backlash. Jared Leto slams the music network for ignoring rock genre at the live telecast ceremony of Video Music Awards over the weekend.

"Rock music deserves a place there," the 30 Seconds to Mars lead singer told the HuffPost Live. "I don't think people will be bored by it. But we live in a world right now that seems to want to be anesthetized, that seems to want to just feel one thing. It's this slight sedation."
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Pink Breaks Record With 18 Sold-Out Australian Shows

August 28, 2013 07:04:34 GMT


Pink has broken record in Melbourne during her Truth About Love world tour. The "Just Give Me a Reason" singer has sold out 18 shows at Melbourne's Rod Laver Arena, beating her own record that she set after selling out 17 shows at the same venue during her 2009's Funhouse tour.

"It's been incredible," Pink said of the new record. "I'm usually having an out of body experience where I'm observing everything. It's hard to take it all in, I'm sure in five years I'll look back at this and realize how insane it is."
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'Star Trek Into Darkness' and 'World War Z' to Hit Theaters as Double Feature

August 28, 2013 07:02:14 GMT


Fans who missed out on watching "Star Trek Into Darkness" and "World War Z" are just in luck as Paramount Pictures will re-release its summer blockbuster movies as double feature in select theaters in RealD 3D and 2D. With the price of one ticket, both films will grace big screens at AMC, Carmike, Marcus, Regal and other participating theaters.

From the Tuesday, August 27 announcement, it is revealed that fans can relive the excitement of the two pics starting this Friday, August 30 through Thursday, September 5. Tickets can be purchased at UltimateDoubleFeature.com, Fandango.com and other participating theater box offices.
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Michael Caine Denies Sean Connery Alzheimer's Disease Report


August 28, 2013 06:48:44 GMT


Sean Connery's best friend Michael Caine blasts German Sunday newspaper Bild after it claimed that the former Bond actor was suffering from Alzheimer's disease. Speaking to U.K.'s Daily Record, Caine brands the report "nonsense."

He angrily told the media outlet, "It's all bulls**t, completely preposterous. I did some interviews over in Germany for a new film and I can only assume someone has twisted my words or got the wrong end of the stick." The actor, who won an Oscar trophy for his work in Woody Allen's "Hannah and Her Sisters", said that his friend was fine when he spoke to him recently.
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First 'Ravenswood' Trailer Features Key Characters

August 28, 2013 06:38:44 GMT


After teasing it through a couple of promo videos, ABC Family has finally dropped the first official trailer for "Ravenswood". The latest sneak peek doesn't share actual footage from the "Pretty Little Liars" spin-off, but does feature the key characters for the first time.

In the trailer, five teenagers, including Tyler Blackburn's Caleb, roam through the town after raven feathers mysteriously fall from the sky. They end up gathering at a cemetery, where they stand in front of an angel statue.
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Justin Timberlake Collaborates With Drake in 'Cabaret' for '20/20' Sequel

August 28, 2013 06:26:56 GMT


More tidbits about Justin Timberlake's upcoming "The 20/20 Experience - 2 of 2" are revealed as updated tracklist of the album arrives. It's confirmed that the former NSYNC member is going to hook up with rapper Drake in a song called "Cabaret".

In an interview with Angie Martinez's show on Hot 97, JT explained how the duet came about, "Drake and I have been trying to get at each other about doing a record. I think we'll probably end up doing more as time goes by as well... He killed it."
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Vin Diesel Was in Talks to Star in Marvel's Phase 3 Movie

August 28, 2013 06:08:50 GMT


Vin Diesel gives details about his meeting with Marvel Studios in a promotional interview for his new movie, "Riddick". Sitting down with The Hollywood Reporter, the buffed action star is asked about Groot, the "Guardians of the Galaxy" role which he will most likely nab. "What can I say about Groot? I can say something about Marvel," he replies.

"I take my hat off to them for being so creative and thinking outside of the box," Diesel begins, before revealing what project he and the studio's execs originally talked about at that time. "That was the focus of our conversation - a fresh IP [intellectual property] that would come out in 2016 or 2017, and potentially launch the third phase."
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Chris Brown Channels His Inner Samurai for Video Shoot

August 28, 2013 06:07:06 GMT


Chris Brown is preparing a new music video for his next single. While fellow artists were celebrating MTV Video Music Awards in New York, the R&B singer retreated to Hawaii for work. He was accompanied by his on-again girlfriend Karrueche Tran.

The former boyfriend of Rihanna is pictured wearing an all-white ensemble and channeling his inner samurai as he has two katanas strapped on his back. He was filming the music video on the beach during a warm summer day with some female eye-candies.
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Joe Francis Sentenced to Jail and Probation for Assault and False Imprisonment of Women

August 28, 2013 04:58:40 GMT


Joe Francis is heading to jail. Los Angeles Superior Court Jude Nancy L. Newman sentenced the Girls Gone Wild creator to 270 days behind bars and 3 years of probation after being convicted of misdemeanor counts of assault and false imprisonment of women.

He was also ordered to complete a Level 3 Anger Management course and attend 52 sessions of psychological counseling (one each week). He was immediately taken into custody at the Airport Branch Courthouse but expected to be freed on $250,000 bond pending an appeal.
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'90210' Star to Play Messalla in 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay'

August 28, 2013 04:50:27 GMT


Director Francis Lawrence keeps building supporting cast for his next two projects, "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1" and its follow-up. Just a day after Australian actress Stef Dawson was cast as Annie Cresta, a District 4 victor and Finnick's love interest, a "90210" actor is introduced as a new addition to the ensemble.

"Evan Ross cast as Messalla in @TheHungerGames: Mockingjay Parts 1&2," Lionsgate announces on Twitter. The said character is the assistant to Cressida, a part of the TV crew that follows Katniss Everdeen and shoots short propaganda films. "Game of Thrones" darling Natalie Dormer has joined earlier to portray Cressida.
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Lamar Odom Moves Back Into House He Shares With Khloe Kardashian


August 28, 2013 04:30:25 GMT


Lamar Odom apparently has returned to a house he shares with Khloe Kardashian. After Khloe reportedly kicked him out of the house on Wednesday, August 21, the basketball player was seen driving into his house which is located in a gated community in Tarzana, Calif. on late Monday afternoon.

Hollywood Life reported that Lamar remained in the house per Tuesday afternoon. "Lamar is back at home with Khloe as of yesterday [August 26]. Khloe slept at her mom's last night, but returned to her house this afternoon. Rob Kardashian was also at Khloe and Lamar's house earlier today and left in the late afternoon," a source said.
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Miley Cyrus' 'Bangerz' to Feature Collaboration With Britney Spears

August 28, 2013 04:27:38 GMT


Miley Cyrus has enlisted Britney Spears for a new track in her upcoming new album, "Bangerz". Songwriter Sean Garrett, who confirmed the news, shared the details about the collaboration in a recent interview with Vibe.

"It's fun, exciting [music]. We got one with that Britney," Garrett, who has penned songs for everyone from Beyonce Knowles to Nicki Minaj, told the site. He went on explaining how Spears ended up being featured in Cyrus' follow-up to 2010's "Can't Be Tamed".
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George Eads Temporarily Departs From 'CSI' After Sparring With Writer

August 28, 2013 04:24:13 GMT


George Eads will not be featured in several episodes of "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" season 14. A rep for CBS TV Studios says in a statement, "George Eads will not appear in several episodes during the first half of the season. We look forward to him returning to CSI very soon." Eads will appear in the first three episodes, but it's unknown when he will return to the show.

Rumor has it, the original cast member who plays Nick Stokes on the long-running police procedural series takes a leave of absence after engaging in a heated exchange with one of the show's writers. Sources say the actor sparred with the eight-months-pregnant co-writer over his character's storyline. Learning this, executive producer Carol Mendelsohn then had a meeting with Eads which reportedly ended with Eads threatening to quit.
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'Seinfeld' Star John Pinette Checks Into Rehab

August 28, 2013 04:12:10 GMT


Comedian John Pinette is seeking help for his addiction with prescription pill. The 49-year-old funnyman is confirmed to have canceled his scheduled appearance at Ontario gaming resort Caesars Windsor on September 18 to check into rehab.

Due to the problem, the "Seinfeld" star has also missed some shows over the weekend. "Thanks to everyone for your concern and well wishes," he tweeted. "Want to apologize for having missed shows last weekend, but I hope you understand! <3."
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Bryan Cranston Shows Up as Lex Luthor in Fan-Made Trailer Amid 'Man of Steel 2' Cast Rumors

August 28, 2013 04:03:49 GMT


A recent report claims that Bryan Cranston is already cast as Lex Luthor in the Superman-Batman flick. While there is no confirmation yet from Warner Bros., a fan is already excited about it and has made a special teaser trailer for the highly-anticipated movie with the "Breaking Bad" actor seen as the villain that has come into conflict with both DC heroes in comics.

Cranston, who admitted in an interview that he was interested in tackling the said role, appears near the end of the trailer from YouTube user Soylent Brak 1. Though his presence is brief, the way he is featured seemingly promises that Cranston will make a perfect Lex Luthor. The video also gives an unofficial look at Ben Affleck, the new Batman depicter in Zack Snyder's next pic.
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Promo: 'The Simpsons' Takes on 'Homeland'

August 28, 2013 03:50:45 GMT


"The Simpsons" takes on another hit series, this time spoofing "Homeland" in the upcoming season 25 premiere. In a promo video, Homer is not like his usual self after getting brainwashed, ordering a glass of water instead of beer.

According to a synopsis of the episode called "Homerland", Homer starts to act strangely polite after returning from a nuclear power plant convention, prompting a suspicious Lisa to ask an intense FBI agent to help her solve this mystery. Kristen Wiig guest stars as the voice of the FBI agent.
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One Direction Reacts to Taylor Swift's 'Lame' VMAs Diss: 'Get Over It'

August 28, 2013 03:28:22 GMT


One Direction has responded to Taylor Swift's Best Female Video acceptance speech that appeared to diss Harry Styles. One member, Liam Payne, gave his two cents on the subject when attending the New York premiere of their documentary movie "One Direction: This Is Us" with the other boys, one day after the MTV Video Music Awards.

"When she said those things about Niall [Horan], we were very, very pissed off," Payne jokingly told Vulture, before adding a burning note, "Hashtag get over it." Another member Louis Tomlinson also cracked a similar joke to Us Weekly, "We were a bit confused. We thought she was actually calling out Niall [Horan] so the whole thing's a bit confusing."
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Kate Middleton Flaunts Slim Post-Baby Body During Grocery Shopping


August 28, 2013 03:25:23 GMT


Kate Middleton apparently has started regaining her pre-baby body. One month after giving birth to Prince George, the Duchess of Cambridge was photographed wearing casual clothing which flaunts her flat stomach as she stepped out for grocery shopping at a local market on Anglesey island.

A picture which was taken on August 26 features the new mother pushing a shopping cart in Waitrose supermarket's parking lot. In the photo, Kate can be seen wearing a striped shirt and a pair of black jeans. She opted for nude-colored flats for the Monday outing. The Duchess, who is back to her thin figure, tied her hair in ponytail.
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Lance Bass: Nothing Else Planned for NSYNC Reunion

August 28, 2013 03:00:50 GMT


There will be no other NSYNC performances, at least for now. In an interview with The Associated Press on Monday, August 26, former member Lance Bass has revealed that NSYNC's less-than-two-minutes performance at MTV Video Music Awards would mark the first time in 11 years, and also the last time, the five members taking the stage together.

"It would be lovely to do it, but we've got nothing planned," Bass said of reuniting with Justin Timberlake, JC Chasez, Joey Fatone and Chris Kirkpatrick. One reason that prevents the boyband from getting together again is Timberlake's packed schedule, as his solo tour is set to kick off this fall.
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Sigourney Weaver Set for Moses Movie 'Exodus', Aaron Paul and Ben Kingsley in Talks


August 28, 2013 02:59:42 GMT


Ridley Scott will reunite with Sigourney Weaver in his next directorial effort, the biblical film "Exodus". The "Alien" actress has closed a deal to portray Tuya, mother of Ramses II. Joining the cast to star as Seti, Tuya's husband and the Egyptian pharaoh's father, is "Transformers" star John Turturro.

While Christian Bale and Joel Edgerton, both of whom are set to play Moses and Ramses respectively, are getting two new co-stars, two other actors are looking forward to joining soon. Ben Kingsley is in negotiation to be a Hebrew scholar with Aaron Paul entering talks to be Joshua, the Hebrew slave who leads the people into the promised land after Moses.
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Dean Norris 'Spoils' 'Breaking Bad' Ending in Funny or Die Video


August 28, 2013 02:57:32 GMT


As fans are curious about the end of "Breaking Bad", Dean Norris "spoils" the final act of the last episode, at least the one based on his own vision. In a Funny or Die video, he shows a script of the series finale titled "Hank Wins" that he wrote and then details the scenes.

In his version of how the show will wrap up, his character Hank Schrader manages to arrest Walter White, who praises the DEA agent for this. Hank reveals the secret to his super power, which is the minerals that he has been buying and can reverse baldness as a side effect.
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P. Diddy Addresses Fight Rumors With J. Cole

August 28, 2013 02:49:20 GMT


P. Diddy has cleared up the swirling rumor suggesting that he got into an altercation with fellow rapper J. Cole at an MTV VMAs afterparty on late Sunday night, August 25 at the Dream Downtown hotel in lower Manhattan. Diddy reportedly got angry after Cole said "inappropriate things" to the former's girlfriend Cassie.

Diddy denied it on Twitter, "I usually don't address rumors but I got too much respect for my bro @JColeNC. We are friends The rumors are not true. We had a great party." Cole, meanwhile, re-tweeted the rumor, "Damn @JColeNC caught a fade by Diddy tho?? #liteSkinNi***s lose again," before adding, "People will believe anything."
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Obama 'Did Tear Up' Watching 'Lee Daniels' The Butler', Sings Praises for Oprah Winfrey

August 28, 2013 02:22:53 GMT


"Lee Daniels' The Butler", a movie about a black White House butler serving seven presidents, has moved Barack Obama to tears. In an interview broadcast on Tuesday, August 27 with radio hosts Tom Joyner and Sybil Wilkes, the Commander-in-Chief admitted he went emotional when watching the star-studded film that is headlined by Forest Whitaker.

"You know, I did see 'The Butler,' and I did tear up," Obama said. "I teared up just thinking about not just the butlers who have worked here in the White House, but an entire generation of people who were talented and skilled, but because of Jim Crow [segregation laws], because of discrimination, there was only so far they could go."
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Alec Baldwin Has Another Fight With Paparazzo on New York Street

August 28, 2013 02:14:56 GMT


Alec Baldwin lost his cool with paparazzi once again. The "30 Rock" actor, who just welcomed a baby girl with yoga instructor wife Hilaria Thomas, flipped out and confronted a male photographer who was hounding them when they stepped out to grab a bite in New York.

The altercation happened at 12:25 P.M. Tuesday, August 27 near NYU's Greenwich Village campus. Thomas, 29, reportedly ducked into a nearby tea store to avoid the pap. Her angry husband first warned off the shutterbug before approaching and pinning him to the hood of a parked car.
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Justin Timberlake on Miley Cyrus VMA Performance: 'She's Growing Up'


August 28, 2013 02:05:47 GMT


Justin Timberlake defends Miley Cyrus' infamous twerk at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards which was held on Sunday, August 25. In a radio interview on Tuesday, the "Suit & Tie" singer addressed Miley's performance which garnered negative reactions from many viewers.

"Listen, man, you know, it's the VMAs. What did you guys expect?" Justin told Jim Douglas of Fresh 102.7. "I like Miley. I like her a lot. I think, you know, she's young. She's letting everybody know that she's growing up."
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'Dallas Buyers Club' First Trailer: Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto Unrecognizable

August 28, 2013 01:49:43 GMT


Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto give their all into their roles in "Dallas Buyers Club", a based-on-true-story movie in which the former stars as an HIV-infected Texas electrician, while the latter is featured as a cross-dressing prostitute. The two actors go to extreme lengths, and the first trailer gives fans proper looks at how both of them change.

McConaughey, looking devastated upon learning that he only has 30 days to live, is very skinny and pale. Meanwhile, Leto, who finally returns to acting after 4 years, channels his feminine side, looking gorgeous and sexy in mini skirt with a long curly wig, smokey-eye makeup and fresh pink lipstick.
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'Glee' Brings Demi Lovato 'to the Dark Side', Debuts First Look at Season 5

August 28, 2013 01:49:28 GMT


Naya Rivera recently dished on Demi Lovato's guest-starring appearance on "Glee" season 5. Speaking to MTV News on the red carpet of the VMAs, she revealed that the former Disney darling would play Santana's new love interest.

"I mean, she's playing my love interest, so I'm very, very excited about that," she said. "We get to sing a song together. It's gonna be good. I'm excited to work with her. We're bringing her to the dark side. Well, she comes in in a Beatles episode, so [we're singing] a Beatles song. I'm excited."
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Michael Buble and Wife Luisana Lopilato Welcome Son Noah

August 28, 2013 01:22:52 GMT


It's a boy for Michael Buble and his wife Luisana Lopilato. The Canadian singer, 37, and the Argentine actress, 26, have just welcomed their son Tuesday morning, August 27 at 2:26 A.M. in Vancouver, British Columbia. The couple names the bundle of joy Noah.

"Overjoyed and filled with gratitude at the arrival of our son Noah Buble. Born this morning, August 27th at 2:26 am in Vancouver, Canada," the new dad tweeted. His wife added on her own Twitter that she was "full of light" and "blessed and happy" with the arrival of the baby boy.
 
 
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