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September 11, 2013

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'Game of Thrones' Taps Sigur Ros to Appear in Season 4

September 11, 2013 09:24:47 GMT


"Game of Thrones" has cast indie band Sigur Ros for season 4. The Icelandic group, consisting of Jon Thor Birgisson, Georg Holm and Agust Avar Gunnarsson, is set to make an appearance in the forthcoming installment of the HBO series.

The Hollywood Reporter, which first broke the news, doesn't mention what role the musicians land, but reports that the Icelandic post-rock band has been shooting their part on the show's set in Croatia. Showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss are reportedly fans of the group.
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Holly Madison and Pasquale Rotella Tie the Knot at Disneyland

September 11, 2013 09:13:55 GMT


Model Holly Madison married businessman Pasquale Rotella on Tuesday night, September 10. Their beautiful wedding took place at Disneyland. A representative for the model has confirmed the news to Us Weekly.

"Entertainer/model/producer Holly Madison exchanged vows with CEO and founder of Insomniac Events Pasquale Rotella on Tuesday, September 10th, at 10:40 P.M.," the representative says. "Their 6-month-old daughter Rainbow was the surprise guest of honor. The wedding was held inside Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, Calif. This is the first marriage for both."
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Justin Bieber's BFFs Picthing Reality Show to MTV

September 11, 2013 09:05:19 GMT


Justin Bieber's friends Lil Twist and Lil Za are going to take the spotlight on their own reality show. Met during his stop at Pick Up Stix in Calabasas last weekend, Za spilled the beans that he and Twist were going to star on the show.

"Twist is actually about to pitch a TV show with MTV," Za said. "Hopefully they pick it up. They will though ... it's quite entertaining." He added that the show would focus on Twist's aspiring rap career and likely feature the famous BFF, Bieber, when he's not on tour.
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Concert Promoter Cancels Chief Keef's Show, Says Rapper May Go Back to Jail

September 11, 2013 09:04:11 GMT


Concert promoter has canceled Chief Keef's upcoming shows in Texas due to the rapper's recent legal troubles. In a statement posted on their official website, Texas concert promotion company ScoreMore explained that they decided to cancel two shows in Austin and San Antonio after learning that the rapper might go back to jail.

"Yesterday we were told that Chief Keef was summoned back to court and that he may indeed going back to jail...," the statement read. "We are not willing to gamble with your money, and quite frankly, he has failed to report for some of his recent shows, which made us feel like the promises of change were aspirational rather than actual."
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Brittany Snow Mistaken for Britney Spears at Awards Show

September 11, 2013 08:59:21 GMT


"Guiding Light" star Brittany Snow got mistaken for fellow blonde beauty Britney Spears just before she was set to be honored for her charity work during the Glamour and Investigation Discovery "Inspire a Difference" Awards on Monday night, September 9, at the Edison Ballroom in New York City. The faux pas was committed by the president of Investigation Discovery who presented the award to the 27-year-old film and TV actress.

Snow was being recognized for her involvement in the "Love is Louder" movement, alongside other honorees, "Bones" star Emily Deschanel and multi-media singer/actress Kristin Chenoweth. The former "American Dreams" lead actress took the mix-up in stride as she introduced herself in jest as the pop superstar during her acceptance speech.
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Manager Scooter Braun Says Justin Bieber Will Drop New Music in October

September 11, 2013 08:32:13 GMT


Several months after dropping new album "Believe Acoustic", Justin Bieber is gearing up to release new music. Scooter Braun, Bieber's manager, has revealed on Twitter that fans can look forward to the 19-year-old pop superstar's new songs starting next month.

Not only is Bieber working on his new music, but he is also readying a new film, which is expected to follow up Bieber's 2011 3D flick "Justin Bieber: Never Say Never". "And yes... @justinbieber gives u some new music in October until December and then a special movie on Christmas," the manager said on Monday, September 9.
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Taylor Swift and Jennifer Lopez's Collaboration Not Yet Sealed

September 11, 2013 08:25:52 GMT


For fans who got excited over recent reports that Taylor Swift and Jennifer Lopez would soon collaborate on a new song, their bubble just got burst by the 23-year-old country pop superstar. During an interview with E! News at the Toronto International Film Festival, Swift said the new song team-up was purely speculation at this point, although that's not to say that it's impossible.

"We haven't spoken further about collaborating," Swift told reporter Marc Malkin. "I mean, for me, I love her, she's amazing. She has my number, we text, but we haven't texted about going into the studio."
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Rapper The Game to Give Away $1 Million to the Poor by Christmas


September 11, 2013 08:24:35 GMT


The Game wants to help people in need with his fortune. The rapper, born Jayceon Terrell Taylor, is committed to give away $1 million to the poor and he wants to fulfill the target of $1 million by Christmas. He has also created an Instagram account which will document his kind gestures. He named the mission "The Robin Hood Project".

"The other day I posted this pic of an African child I met in Australia playing outside the grocery store. His story of his families' hardships & struggles to get away from the terror they left behind touched me so I gave him what I had on me... Which was an Australian $20 bill," he explained.
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Nicki Minaj Gets Out of Ticket, Thanks to Barb

September 11, 2013 07:30:29 GMT


Rap diva Nicki Minaj was supposed to get a traffic ticket on Tuesday, September 10 but the female cop who accosted her, in the end, just let it slide. This lucky break was all thanks to the officer's daughter who turned out to be a huge fan of the former "American Idol" judge.

The 30-year-old rap star was so thankful to get out of the ticket she extended a special "thank you" to the officer's daughter on Twitter expressed through a hand-written note made out to her "barb." "To my beautiful barb Ayanna! You and your mom are amazing!! Love always, Nicki," tweeted the twerking rapstress.
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Video: Ariana Grande Brings Out Mac Miller and Big Sean at L.A. Show

September 11, 2013 07:26:48 GMT


Ariana Grande gave fans double surprises when she closed her Listening Session tour on Monday, September 9. The 20-year-old singer was joined by two special guests on the stage at Club Nokia in Los Angeles.

Wearing a white hoodie, rapper Mac Miller joined Grande to perform their collaboration hit, "The Way". Meanwhile, rapper Big Sean appeared onstage to spit his bars as the "Sam & Cat" star sang "Right There".
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Kurt Sutter Justifies Controversial Scene in 'Sons of Anarchy' Season 6 Premiere

September 11, 2013 07:26:31 GMT


"Sons of Anarchy" season 6 premiere became talk of the town when it was screened at TCA summer press tour last August. Now that it has hit airwaves, series creator Kurt Sutter once again explains the controversial scene in the September 10 episode.

At the end of the episode titled "Straw", [SPOILER ALERT!] a boy opened fire in a school, which might open the wound caused by the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School a few months ago. Like the first time he defended the scene, Sutter says that he had mapped this story three years ago and didn't film it just to be controversial.
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Hugh Jackman Says Wolverine Almost Made a Cameo in 'Spider-Man'

September 11, 2013 07:20:48 GMT


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A Wolverine/Spider-Man crossover almost came to fruition in the first installment of Sam Raimi's trilogy, according to Hugh Jackman. The copyrights issues with Wolverine owned by Fox, not Marvel Studios, usually stood in the way for such idea to happen, but the actor claimed those barriers almost broke down in 2002.

"In the first 'Spider-Man' - [Marvel producer] Kevin Feige reminded me of this -- we really tried to get me to come on and do something, whether it was a gag or just to walk through the shot or something," he told the Huffington Post while promoting his new movie "Prisoners" at the Toronto International Film Festival.
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Oscar De La Hoya Checks Into Rehab

September 11, 2013 07:16:34 GMT


Oscar De La Hoya, the president and founder of boxing promotion company Golden Boy Promotions, announced on Tuesday, September 10 that he had enrolled in a rehab facility. The announcement came prior to a match between Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Canelo Alvarez which the company promotes.

"Canelo Alvarez and I have big fights coming up this weekend. His is in the ring and mine in treatment," he said in a statement. "I will not be at the fight this Saturday to cheer Canelo to victory since I have voluntarily admitted myself into a treatment facility."
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Kim Kardashian Flaunts New iPhone 5S Ahead of Its Release

September 11, 2013 06:39:26 GMT


With still a week to go before the new iPhone 5S officially becomes available for the buying public, "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" star Kim Kardashian is showing everyone she got to it ahead of everyone else. In fuzzy photos she posted on her Instagram simply captioned "selfie," the recently-blonde reality TV star is seen holding up Apple's newest phone model while seated inside a car.

Apparently, Kim K. was on a ride with her sisters Khloe Kardashian and Kourtney Kardashian, as revealed in a Keek sing-along video which Kourtney's partner Scott Disick filmed, capturing the 32-year-old new mom with the soon-to-be-released new gadget. As they sang along to Drake's new single "Hold On, We're Going Home," Kanye West's baby mama striked sexy poses from the back seat.
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Kanye West Disses Kim Kardashian's Sex Tape Partner While Performing on 'Jimmy Fallon'

September 11, 2013 06:32:03 GMT


Kanye West has finally taken a jab at girlfriend Kim Kardashian's ex-boyfriend and sex tape partner, Ray J. During his surprise appearance on "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" on Monday night, September 9, the rapper attacked the "Sexy Can I" singer while performing a track called "Bound 2".

Backed by Charlie Wilson and The Roots, West changed the opening lyrics of the track into, "Brandy's little sister lame, and he know it now/ When a real brother hold you down, you supposed to drown." West didn't mention Ray J's name, but he called the 32-year-old singer and actor the younger sibling of Grammy award-winning singer Brandy.
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Godzilla's Face From Upcoming Movie Revealed in New Licensing Expo Poster


September 11, 2013 06:22:21 GMT


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How the frightening monster in the upcoming "Godzilla" will look like has apparently been uncovered. The face of the titular creature is revealed in a new poster taken by a fan at a Licensing Expo taking place at the Grand Hyatt in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

The image, shortly after being posted on social media, was removed "as requested by a legal team from Legendary," but it was already spread on the internet. The poster depicts the iconic monster showing off its razor teeth.
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Jordana Brewster and Husband Welcome Son Julian

September 11, 2013 06:13:26 GMT


Jordana Brewster and her producer husband Andrew Form have welcomed their first child. The couple named their baby boy Julian.

"Jordana Brewster and her husband Andrew Form are excited to announce the birth of their son, Julian Brewster-Form. They welcomed their son via surrogate. The parents are overjoyed," a representative for the actress says in a statement.
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Briana Evigan and Ryan Guzman Return to Lead 'Step Up 5'

September 11, 2013 05:56:50 GMT


The main cast of the fifth installment of the "Step Up" movie series has been announced. Briana Evigan of 2008's "Step Up 2: The Streets" is tapped to return for the upcoming "Step Up 5" along with Ryan Guzman from last year's "Step Up Revolution". They will reprise their roles as Andie and Sean respectively.

Other "Step Up" actors confirmed to return to the franchise are Alyson Stoner and Adam G. Sevani who played Camille and Moose respectively in 2010's "Step Up 3-D", the third installment of the series. Misha Gabriel, the Eddy of "Step Up Revolution", and Stephen Boss a.k.a. 'tWitch', the Jason of the last two previous films, will reprise their respective roles as well.
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The Situation Opens Up About His Prescription Pill Addiction

September 11, 2013 05:49:33 GMT


Pain medication for a neck injury he suffered during his 2010 stint on "Dancing with the Stars" kicked off the prescription pill addiction of reality TV star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino. The 32-year-old TV personality revealed this and other details about his drug battle in an interview on Monday, September 9, where he talked about his 2012 rehab with hopes of inspiring others in a similar predicament to get treatment.

The "Jersey Shore" cast member recounted that he realized his addiction had turned for the worse when on a February 2012 trip to Australia, he couldn't even "get dressed for a family function." "The shirt was laid out, the belt, the pants, everything. The shower was on. I couldn't even get out of bed. If I can't do that how am I going to continue?" he said. He also denied rumors that he combined the drugs with alcohol, saying, "I didn't mix anything."
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'The Railway Man' First International Trailer: Colin Firth Lives for Revenge

September 11, 2013 04:45:41 GMT


"The Railway Man" has shared its first footage through a U.K. trailer. Colin Firth takes center stage in it as he plays an emotional wreck who is haunted by his memories of war, during which he was held captive by Japanese troops.

Nicole Kidman plays his supportive wife, who lets Firth's Eric Lomax seek closure to his painful past. With the help of Stellan Skarsgard's Finlay, Lomax confronts one of his captors, portrayed by "The Last Samurai" actor Hiroyuki Sanada.
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Maya Rudolph Gave Birth to Baby No. 4

September 11, 2013 04:33:22 GMT


Maya Rudolph, 41, is now a proud mother of four. The "Bridesmaids" actress has given birth to her fourth child, but not many people knew it. Confirmation about the arrival of the bundle of joy came after she was spotted at LAX with a baby.

According to E! News, the "Grown Ups 2" actress was seen at the Los Angeles International Airport on September 2 doting on a swaddled baby in a Bambino carrier. No other information including the gender of the baby is available at the moment.
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Clint Eastwood's Wife Dina Files for Legal Separation

September 11, 2013 04:27:43 GMT


Dina Eastwood has filed for legal separation from her husband Clint Eastwood. The info was delivered by Dina's attorney C. Michael McClure, who told Reuters that he submitted the documents to Monterey County Superior Court in Northern California on Monday, September 9 on behalf of his client.

The attorney refused to give details about Dina's situation. In addition, a representative for Clint was not available for comment.
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Britney Spears to Release New Single 'Work B**ch' on September 16

September 11, 2013 04:05:19 GMT


The first single off Britney Spears' upcoming comeback album will arrive next week. On Tuesday, September 10, Spears announced on Twitter that the new single called "Work B**ch" would be premiered on Monday, September 16.

" 'Work B**ch' is going to premiere WORLDWIDE this Monday, Sept 16th at 6pm ET," the "Toxic" hitmaker told more than 31 million Twitter followers. "You can listen on @iHeartRadio or your local radio station."
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'Jurassic Park 4' Gets Official Title and Release Date


September 11, 2013 04:03:56 GMT


The upcoming fourth installment of "Jurassic Park" movie franchise has snagged an official title and release date. Universal Pictures announced Tuesday, September 10 that the long-gestating project would be titled "Jurassic World" and released in theaters on June 12, 2015.

Joining the sci-fi adventure flick for a stiff competition in the crowded summer 2015 will be potential blockbusters such as "Avengers: Age of Ultron" (May 1), "Man of Steel 2" (July 17), and "Ant-Man" (July 31). "Star Wars Episode 7" is due in the summer as well.
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'The Killing' Is Canceled Again by AMC After Brief Revival

September 11, 2013 03:45:10 GMT


"The Killing" revival is apparently short-lived. The show, which returned for a third season this summer after initially canceled by AMC in July 2012 after two seasons, is now axed again by the network.

"We have made the difficult decision not to move forward with a fourth season of 'The Killing'," AMC says in a statement to Deadline. "We want to thank our great partners at Fox Television Studios, creator Veena Sud, an extraordinary cast and the dedicated fans who watched."
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The Wanted Debuts New Single 'Show Me Love'

September 11, 2013 03:44:58 GMT


Following the release of "Walks Like Rihanna" and "We Own the Night", English-Irish boyband The Wanted debuts another single from their much-awaited album "Word of Mouth", due on November 4. The pop ballad about a romance soon to meet its end is quite special in that it is co-written by band member Nathan Sykes himself.

"It's a song I wrote in an afternoon with a friend of mine," revealed Sykes, who earlier this year took a short hiatus from the group to undergo throat surgery. "And it really means a lot to me 'cause it kind of goes into how hard it is to hold a relationship when you're in this business, traveling the world and stuff like that."
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'So You Think You Can Dance' Crowns Season 10 Winners, Gets Season 11 Order

September 11, 2013 03:18:17 GMT


Every dance on "So You Think You Can Dance" season 10 has come to this, which was the coronation of the winners on the Tuesday, September 10 finale. But before the big announcement was made, the top four, Aaron Turner, Amy Yakima, Jasmine Harper and Fik-Shun, were joined by the rest of the top twenty for a group dance choreopgrahped by season 2 finalist Ivan Koumaev.

Permanent judges Nigel Lythgoe and Mary Murphy as well as guest judges Paula Abdul and Adam Shankman then revealed their favorite dances of the season, with the contestants reprising the routines. In between the dances, Lythgoe broke the news that "SYTYCD" had been renewed for an elevent season. "Fox [has] commissioned Season 11!" he declared.
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Sharon Osbourne Says Jay Leno Called Her After She Revealed Their Fling

September 11, 2013 03:16:06 GMT


Viewers of "The Talk" were surprised when the show's co-host Sharon Osbourne revealed on Monday, September 9 episode of the show that she had short-lived romance with Jay Leno before she got married to Ozzy Osbourne. In the next episode, Sharon said that the late-night talk show host called her after the revelation.

"As soon as the show was finished he called me," she told the show's audience on Tuesday. "He said, 'Isn't it amazing that...we were both single and we both found our love of our lives and we both got the longest marriages in Hollywood?' "
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Lamar Odom Denies Drug Problems, Gets Sued Over Paparazzo Confrontation

September 11, 2013 02:54:16 GMT


Lamar Odom has finally responded to the swirling rumors suggesting that he was battling drug addiction. When running into paparazzi while he was out and about in Los Angeles Monday, September 9, the NBA player said, "Nah, I'm good," while making his way to his awaiting car.

Odom's alleged drug problems were said to have rocked his four-year marriage to Khloe Kardashian, but the basketball star insisted, "Life is good." He laughed, "Of course! That's my wife," when asked if he'd kept in touch with the "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" star.
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Taylor Swift and Kacey Musgraves Lead 2013 CMA Awards Nominees

September 11, 2013 02:47:36 GMT


Country music newcomer Kacey Musgraves is giving established superstar Taylor Swift some heavy competition in the forthcoming 2013 CMA Awards. The "Nashville Star" contestant is tied with the "I Knew You Were Trouble" singer with six nominations each, leading all nominees in the 47th annual CMA Awards to be held in Nashville and aired on November 6 on ABC.

The 25-year-old USA Networks talent show discovery is going head to head with the 23-year-old international superstar in two categories, Female Vocalist of the Year and Album of the Year, where Musgraves' "Same Trailer Different Park" is pitted against Swift's top-selling, chart-topping album "Red".
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New 'American Horror Story: Coven' Promo Gives First Look at the Cast

September 11, 2013 02:36:11 GMT


"American Horror Story: Coven" has finally introduced its stars in a newly-released promo. Titled "Initiation", it has Taissa Farmiga as one of students of a witch academy. She leads the pack as they head into a mansion, with who appear to be Gabourey Sidibe and Emma Roberts following close behind.

Evan Peters is looking on from a window, while Sarah Paulson greets the girls on the doorway. Once they are inside the mansion, they meet coven leaders, played by Jessica Lange, Kathy Bates and Angela Bassett, who are all dressed in black.
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Miley Cyrus Sets New VEVO Record With 'Wrecking Ball' Music Video

September 11, 2013 02:33:20 GMT


The music video for Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball" has set a new VEVO record. Premiered on Monday, September 9, the clip earned 19.3 million views in its first 24 hours. It easily beats previous record holder, One Direction, whose "Best Song Ever" music video garnered 12.3 million views back in July.

Cyrus is sure excited about her new achievement. "Wrecking Ball has officially beat the @VEVO record," the former "Hannah Montana" star tweeted on Tuesday, September 10. "Y'all did went so above and beyond with wrecking ball :) I love you so much and thank you for breaking the vevo record!!!"
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Nicki Minaj Says Gucci Mane Needs Rehab Following Rapper's Sex Claim

September 11, 2013 02:11:27 GMT


Nicki Minaj was mentioned in rapper Gucci Mane's Twitter rampage on Monday, September 9. In a series of Twitter posts, Mane claimed that he had slept with Minaj and other celebrities such as Monica, Keyshia Cole, Fantasia Barrino and Ciara. The "Starships" singer quickly denied the allegation, adding that Mane needed rehab.

"Me and waka f*** nikki minaj dats nothing," Mane wrote on Monday, suggesting that rapper Waka Flocka Flame also had slept with the voluptuous singer. "Nikki minaj can do a trick with her mouth ask waka?"
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'American Psycho' Sequel Series in Development at FX

September 11, 2013 01:54:16 GMT


FX is teaming up with Lionsgate TV to bring "American Psycho" to television. The network and the production company are developing a sequel series to the Bret Easton Ellis novel, which was adapted into a 2000 film starring Christian Bale.

Described as a follow-up to the book and the psychological film, the TV series will fast-forward from the late 1980s, when the movie was set, to present day. Serial killer Patrick Bateman is now in his 50-s - but as outrageous and lethal as ever - and takes on a protege, in a sadistic social experiment, who will become every bit his equal, creating the next generation American Psycho.
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'Pirates of the Caribbean 5' Moved Back a Year to Summer 2016 Due to Script Issues

September 11, 2013 01:42:51 GMT


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"Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" won't be coming in 2015 as originally scheduled. Disney has just announced that the fifth installment of the Captain Jack Sparrow adventure is now eyed for summer 2016. Producer Jerry Bruckheimer cites script issues as the reason behind the delay.

"We have an outline everyone loves but the script is not done," Bruckheimer told The Hollywood Reporter. Coming up with a great script was "always hard," he said, but he's confident with the Johnny Depp-starring pic, "With any movie, you're never confident. But it's a billion-dollar franchise."
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Video: Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore Reunite in Airport

September 11, 2013 01:00:16 GMT


Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore were first spotted together for the first time since their bitter separation two years ago. The exes were caught on camera leaving Burbank Airport on Monday, September 9 after getting off of the same flight in Los Angeles.

Kutcher, in casual jeans and cardigan on top of his button-down, was seen talking cordially and privately to his estranged wife, who stayed quiet, while they were leaving the terminal. They parted ways when reaching the parking structure of the airport. "Bye Demi!" he said.