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September 18, 2013

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Tegan and Sara Drops 'Goodbye, Goodbye' Music Video

September 18, 2013 09:26:00 GMT


Tegan and Sara has released a music video for their newest single, "Goodbye, Goodbye". Shot in Toronto last July by director Natalie Robinson, the three-and-a-half-minute clip tells viewers how to get rid of their awful partners in this digital era.

The video sees the Canadian twin sisters, Tegan Quin and Sara Quin, attempting to break up with their respective lovers over computers and smartphones. They send the lyrics of the song to their exes via a series of text messages, emails as well as Instagram and Facebook posts.
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Carlos Santana Reportedly Fell Asleep During Las Vegas Accident

September 18, 2013 09:10:09 GMT


Guitarist Carlos Santana, who was involved in a car accident in Las Vegas on Friday, September 13, reportedly fell asleep when he was behind the wheel of his Fisker Karma. According to a TMZ report, the Grammy-winning musician's car slammed into two parked cars before coming to a halt.

A picture of Santana's car which was obtained by the celebrity news site shows that the car had major damage to the bumper. Its air bags were deployed. The car reportedly had to be towed away.
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Drake and The Game Donate $10,000 Each to Ohio House Fire Victim

September 18, 2013 09:00:00 GMT


West Coast hip-hop artist The Game and Toronto rapper Drake have joined forces, not on a track or on a live performance, but rather in the charitable deed of donating $10,000 each to an Ohio house fire victim. Ana Angel, a fast food chain employee who lost her five children and boyfriend when their mobile home got burned down on Sunday morning, will be the recipient of the generous donation to cover the funeral costs.

"I can deal with a lot of things but people losing their children is something that kills me every time. Ana Angel was working her shift at Burger King when she was informed by her manager Pat Boes that her home had burnt down with her family inside it & no one survived," The Game wrote on Instagram. His message had apparently struck Drake, who immediately offered to help.
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Kelsey Grammer Joins 'The Expendables 3' Cast

September 18, 2013 08:49:34 GMT


For those who know Kelsey Grammer for playing mild-mannered psychiatrist Dr. Frasier Crane on NBC's sitcoms "Cheers" and "Frasier", they might initially be surprised to learn that the 58-year-old comedian has just joined the ensemble cast of action stars of "The Expendables 3". Grammer is set to play the role of ex-convict Bonaparte who helps the group on their mission.

The role was first offered to Nicolas Cage, an actor who, as versatile as he was for playing characters in a variety of film genres, from dramas and romantic comedies to science fiction, was also well-known for playing an action hero in several movies. But finally, that spot in the third installment of the action-adventure flick has gone to Grammer, who'll turn from funnyman to muscle man in the film.
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'Glee' Releases Spoilery Photo From Season 5

September 18, 2013 08:46:57 GMT


"Glee" has released a spoilery image from its upcoming season 5. Making its way out via Entertainment Weekly, it reveals the fate of Kurt and Blaine's relationship after their rocky romance in the previous installment.

In the said picture, [SPOILER ALERT!] Kurt and Blaine kiss, confirming that they are back on together. However, Darren Criss says it's not Kurt accepting Blain's proposal as some may suggest since Blain was ring shopping in season 4.
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Miley Cyrus' 'Wrecking Ball' Video Prompts University to Remove Pendulum Statue

September 18, 2013 08:35:31 GMT


Miley Cyrus' new music video has prompted a Michigan University to remove its giant pendulum Statue. Total Frat Move reported that the administrators at Grand Valley Statue University in Allendale took down the 42-inch steel ball, which was hanging on a 50-foot cable, after the students used it to recreate Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball" video.

Tim Thimmesh, GVSU head of facilities, explained that the ball was removed for "safety reasons," since the students had been swinging on the ball that was a part of the campus for years. "We really do need to verify the structural integrity right now, and consider the safety ramifications and look whether there's a better way to install it," he said.
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Police Officer Accused of Peeking at Whitney Houston's Naked Body

September 18, 2013 08:23:33 GMT


A Beverly Hills police officer has been accused of ruining the scene of Whitney Houston's death and making an "inappropriate comment" about the late singer's body. The claim was launched by a former Beverly Hills SWAT sergeant, Brian Weir.

Weir said that Det. Sgt. Terry Nutall went to the singer's death scene "for no legitimate law enforcement inquiry, investigative, or other proper and legal purpose... and removed the sheet and/or other covering from the body ... to an area below the pubic region," as quoted by Los Angeles Times. Nutall allegedly said that Houston "looked attractive for a woman of her age and current state." Nutall allegedly added, "Damn, she's still looking good, huh?"
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'Thor: The Dark World' Debuts New Extended Trailer

September 18, 2013 08:03:32 GMT


A new full-length, uncut trailer for "Thor: The Dark World" was released during the broadcast premiere of "Iron Man 2" on ABC Tuesday, September 17. It mostly contains footage which has been included in the previously released trailers, with a few new scenes including the one which features a quick look at Idris Elba's Heimdall and a slightly longer look at a fight scene at the end of the video.

In the "Thor" sequel, the God of Thunder fights to restore order across the cosmos...but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet, one that will reunite him with Jane Foster and force him to sacrifice everything to save us all.
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Courteney Cox and David Arquette Put Beverly Hills Mansion Up for Sale

September 18, 2013 07:23:15 GMT


A few months after finishing their divorce, Courteney Cox and David Arquette have decided to sell their house. According to TMZ, the two listed the house, which is located in Beverly Hills' exclusive Trousdale Estates community, for $20 million.

The couple bought the house in 2004 for $5.45 million. Courteney moved out immediately when she and David split, but the "Scream 4" actor still lives in the 5,500 square foot property. They reportedly have been trying to sell it for a while, but they have not found potential buyer. Therefore, they listed the house on MLS's site on Tuesday, September 17.
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James Spader Surrenders in 'The Blacklist' Opening Scene

September 18, 2013 07:03:29 GMT


NBC teases the return of Emmy Award winner James Spader on the small screen with a new sneak peek at "The Blacklist". The network generously shares the opening scene of the new show, focusing on Spader's Raymond "Red" Reddington who steps into the FBI headquarters to surrender himself.

One of the FBI's most-wanted fugitives, Red mysteriously turns himself in to the FBI and offers to give up everyone he has ever worked with including a long-thought-dead terrorist but under one condition - he'll only talk to newly-minted female FBI profiler, Elizabeth Keen. For Liz, it's going to be one hell of a first day on the job.
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Azealia Banks Accuses Lady GaGa of Stealing Her 'Red Flame'


September 18, 2013 06:55:56 GMT


Azealia Banks has accused Lady GaGa of stealing again. Last month, Banks claimed that GaGa stole her mermaid-inspired look when she took the stages at MTV Video Music Awards and iTunes festival. This time, the "212" hitmaker claimed that the Mother Monster had stolen an "ARTPOP" track called "Red Flame" from a demo, which was supposed to be a collaboration between the two stars.

"Make sure u let them know where u got the title for red flame from. U stole that from the demo I sent u," Banks tweeted on September 17. "Life is great. You can have it. Plenty more where that came from. Seriously. . . This one is free. Next time I'm charging."
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James Gandolfini's Co-Stars Pay Tribute at 'Enough Said' Premiere

September 18, 2013 06:55:37 GMT


The Monday, September 16 screening of new film "Enough Said" at New York City turned out to be a tribute of sorts to one of its lead stars, the late James Gandolfini, who passed away last June at age 51 from a massive heart attack. His co-stars from the Nicole Holofcener comedy, led by comedienne Julia Louis-Dreyfus, recounted how it was playing opposite the Emmy Award-winning actor.

"I wish he was with me on this carpet at this very second," said Louis-Dreyfus, who described the moment as "very bittersweet," not having his leading man by her side on their movie's premiere night. The former "Seinfeld" star then went on sharing about how "thoughtful, generous, sweet, self-effacing" Gandolfini was, similar to his character in the film and not that of Tony Soprano, the troubled Mafia boss he played on his hit TV series "The Sopranos".
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Andy Samberg to Marry Joanna Newsom 'This Week'

September 18, 2013 06:26:18 GMT


Andy Samberg apparently is going to marry his fiancee Joanna Newsom soon. Andy's co-star on "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" Terry Crews revealed the info to Access Hollywood on Tuesday, September 17. "He's getting married this week by the way," Terry said.

Terry gave his co-star some words of wisdom prior to the big day. "I gave him all my love, I let him know - you know I've been married 24 years - so I'm like, 'Dude, dude, be serious. This is real,' " he revealed. "And he's like, 'I'm ready man, I'm ready.' That told me everything I needed to know about what a great guy Andy Samberg is."
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TV Actress Lyn Peters Dies at Age 72

September 18, 2013 05:57:10 GMT


Actress Lyn Peters, who played roles in such 1960s TV series as "Batman", "Get Smart" and "Hogan's Heroes", passed away on Tuesday, September 10 at her Palm Springs home at the age of 72. Peters, who is the step-grandmother of "Arrested Development" actress Alia Shawkat, is also the widow of another TV actor, Paul Burke, who died four years ago from leukemia and non-Hodgkins lymphoma.

The Argentina-born and London-raised Peters was first a fashion model before she became a Hollywood actress. Among her notable performances was a 1967 three-part episode of ABC series "Batman" where she starred opposite Rudy Vallee, playing Lady Prudence to his Lord Marmaduke Ffogg. The following year, she took on the role of U.S. track and field athlete-sabotaging KAOS agent Emily Neal on NBC's "Get Smart".
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'Homeland' Relocates Production From Israel Over Syria War Fears

September 18, 2013 05:13:36 GMT


"Homeland" moves its production from Israel to Morocco over safety concern. The plan was to shoot some scenes of the show's season 3 in the Tel Aviv area, but the filming is now relocated due to the escalating tension in the Middle East amid talks of a possible U.S. military strike on Syria.

To The Hollywood Reporter, a representative from Fox 21, which produces the show, confirms the news first reported by Israeli outlet Ynet. An unnamed Israeli producer reportedly calls the switch "frustrating."
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Elizabeth Hurley and Fiance Shane Warne Spark Breakup Rumors

September 18, 2013 04:52:28 GMT


Having been known to be very active on the popular social networking site, the unusual silence of Elizabeth Hurley and her fiance Shane Warne on Twitter in the last three weeks has sparked rumors of a split between the engaged couple. The 48-year-old model/actress and the 44-year-old former international cricketer are one month short of celebrating their two year anniversary of being engaged after 10 months of dating that began in December 2010.

Speculations of love trouble were further fueled by Warne's recent tweets, one in which he wrote, "It's not what happens in your life, it's how you react to what life throws at u, in both the good & bad times." This was followed by a message a few days later where he thanked family and friends for celebrating his 44th birthday with him, but he uncharacteristically left out his lovely fiancee.
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English Couple Poses With Brad Pitt on Wedding Day

September 18, 2013 04:51:10 GMT


Taking a picture with Brad Pitt probably becomes the highlight of Abi and Daniel Lingwood's wedding. The English couple, who was celebrating their nuptials at the Stoke Park hotel in Buckinghamshire, England, on Friday, September 13, coincidentally met the actor at the same hotel.

According to E! News, Pitt was hanging out in the hotel after filming his latest flick "Fury (2014)". Abi recalled, "I was in the middle of having a dance with my friends when Daniel came and said, 'You need to come with me now.' I had no idea why and thought it was odd. He started dragging me away from our reception and when I asked why he said, 'Brad Pitt is in the bar.' I thought he was joking or that maybe our friends had got us a look-alike as a joke!"
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'Tron: Uprising' Helmer Charlie Bean to Direct Lego Movie 'Ninjago'

September 18, 2013 04:42:29 GMT


Another big-screen adaptation of the popular Lego line of construction toys is in the works. Following "The Lego Movie" directed by "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs" creators Phil Lord and Chris Miller, now Warner Bros. confirms "Ninjago" movie.

Charlie Bean, who directed Disney XD's animated series "Tron: Uprising", is tapped as the helmer of the animated project. Dan Lin and Roy Lee, who produce the upcoming "Lego Movie", are confirmed to serve as the producers alongside director duo Miller and Lord.
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Justin Bieber Shows Off Rapping Skills With Juicy J in Maejor Ali's 'Lolly' Music Video

September 18, 2013 04:37:49 GMT


Maejor Ali has released a music video for his collaboration with Justin Bieber and Juicy J, "Lolly". Directed by Matt Alonzo, the nearly-four-minute video features the three artists dancing around and having fun with some ladies while performing the track.

The colorful clip also gives a look at Bieber going shirtless and showing off his rapping skills. "Fifty for the necklace, look down at my set list/ Got your girlfriend at your crib watching Netflix," the 19-year-old pop superstar raps.
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Video: Ellen DeGeneres Unveils 'Deleted Scene' of 'Orange Is the New Black'

September 18, 2013 04:22:40 GMT


Ellen DeGeneres is apparently one of those addicted to Netflix's latest critically-acclaimed series "Orange Is the New Black" and has found one of the scenes leaving a big question. Attempting to answer fans' curiosity, the comedienne shared a "deleted scene" that she claimed would explain whether Taylor Schilling's Piper Chapman was going crazy when she landed in solitary.

On the "OITNB" scene, Piper talked to someone unseen on the other side of the wall, but she was unsure if it was real. The "deleted scene" reveals that she was actually talking to Ellen who is enjoying her meal in her dressing room. "Well, that explains everything," she said after playing the parody on her talk show, "The Ellen DeGeneres Show", Monday, September 16.
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Liam Hemsworth Unfollows Miley Cyrus on Twitter, Is Spotted With Eiza Gonzalez Again

September 18, 2013 04:10:02 GMT


Liam Hemsworth has cut ties with Miley Cyrus on social media following their split. After the "Can't Be Tamed" singer stopped following him on Twitter over the weekend, "The Hunger Games" actor returned the gesture by unfollowing his former fiancee.

In addition, new pictures emerged online showing Liam hanging out again with Eiza Gonzalez, the sexy blonde with whom he was spotted clubbing over the weekend. The two was spotted Monday leaving a residential house in Los Angeles in the same car.
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Alexander Payne's 'Nebraska' Trailer: Bruce Dern Thinks He's Millionaire

September 18, 2013 03:59:43 GMT


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The first trailer for critics' darling "Nebraska" has just arrived online. It teases the story of a father and son duo as they embark on a trip to collect a sweepstakes prize the father thinks he has won. En route to their destination, the old man re-encounters old friends, relatives and acquaintances.

Shot in black and white, the dramedy stars Bruce Dern and Will Forte as the father and son duo, Woody and David Grant. The pic was nominated for the Palme d'Or at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival. Dern won the Best Actor Award at the event for his portrayal as the elderly Grant.
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Insane Clown Posse Sued by Former Publicist for Sexual Harassment

September 18, 2013 03:49:07 GMT


A former publicist/attorney for Insane Clown Posse has sued the hip-hop duo. The former employee, Andrea Pellegrini, filed the lawsuit on Monday, September 16 according to Huffington Post. Pellegrini says that she experienced sexual harassment and was ordered to lie to the authorities by her employers.

Pellegrini details the allegation in a document, saying that Dan "Dirty Dan" Diamond and the duo's members Joseph "Shaggy 2 Dope" and Utsler Joseph "Violent J" Bruce launched "constant and pervasive harassment" when she worked at Psychopathic Records. In 2012, Dirty Dan allegedly told her that he had a "fat c**k" and he wanted to "f**k her." In addition, Pellegrini says that Dan gave her a dildo at work after she changed her Facebook status into single.
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Sky Ferreira's Boyfriend Speaks Out After Drug Arrest

September 18, 2013 03:35:18 GMT


Sky Ferreira and her boyfriend, Zachary Cole Smith, were recently arrested for drug possession. While she stayed mum, her beau spoke out to clear up the air. "What you're reading is a police blotter, not the outcome of a court case. these cops wanted to f**k us, and they did," he tweeted. "Sky did nothing wrong."

21-year-old Ferreira was taken into police custody along with Smith, the frontman of indie rock band DIIV, Saturday, September 14 in New York City. The couple was driving in a 1990 Ford pickup truck through Saugerties Village when the incident happened. They were initially pulled over for traffic violations.
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Justin Timberlake and Paul McCartney to Shut Down Hollywood Blvd. for 'Jimmy Kimmel' Performances

September 18, 2013 03:27:50 GMT


Singers Justin Timberlake and Sir Paul McCartney have been booked to perform on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" next week. To accommodate the expected record-breaking crowd, Jimmy Kimmel's team has revealed their plan to shut down Hollywood Boulevard for two consecutive nights on September 23-24.

"This unprecedented two-night affair is a free concert experience in the heart of Hollywood," TV network ABC said in a release. "Streets will be closed and traffic will be diverted in an effort to contain the anticipated crowds. 'JKL' will close down a quarter-mile of Hollywood Boulevard from Highland Avenue to Sycamore Avenue in order to accommodate as many fans as possible."
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Seth Green on 'Dads' Racist Accusation: People Should See the Show as a Whole

September 18, 2013 03:19:50 GMT


On the heels of "Dads" premiere on FOX, Seth Green spoke up against racism accusation that plagues the new comedy. In an "Ask Me Anything" forum on Reddit on Tuesday, September 17, he noticed that "there have been some groups who through their own cultural sensitivities feel that jokes that we're making are inappropriate for television."

However, the actor who plays one of the main characters, Eli, added, "I don't think any of those people have really seen the show as a whole and are solely focusing on singular jokes without considering them in the context of the entire show."
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Justin Timberlake, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Lead 2013 MTV EMA Nominees

September 18, 2013 03:19:02 GMT


After leading last month's 2013 MTV Video Music Awards with six nominations each, it's deja vu for Justin Timberlake and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis as they meet again at the top with the most nominations of five each at the 2013 MTV Europe Music Awards to take place on November 10 at Amsterdam's Ziggo dome. The nominees were revealed on Tuesday, September 17 by actor Will Ferrell appearing as Ron Burgundy, a role he's going to reprise in "Anchorman" sequel.

Between their five nominations, the two Billboard chart-toppers will go head-to-head in only one category, the Best U.S. Act award. For Timberlake, his four other nods came in the Best Male, Best Live, Best Video for "Mirrors" and Best Look awards, while for Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, they'll be vying for Best Song for "Thrift Shop", Best New Artist, Best Hip-hop, and Best World Stage for "WS Wireless 2013".
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'Evil Dead' Director Fede Alvarez Tapped for 'Dante's Inferno'

September 18, 2013 02:56:40 GMT


Fede Alvarez is set to direct a live action adaptation of the Electronic Arts video game "Dante's Inferno" which story based on Dante Alighieri's 14th-century epic poem "Divine Comedy". The "Evil Dead" helmer will develop the project for Universal.

The story revolves around a knight who travels through the nine circles of Hell to reclaim the soul of his beloved Beatrice from the hands of Lucifer. Jay Basu ("Monsters: Dark Continent") is finalizing the script initially drafted by Bruce McKenna ("The Pacific").
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Britney Spears Announces Las Vegas Residency on 'Good Morning America'

September 18, 2013 02:20:09 GMT


Britney Spears has ended months of speculation as she finally confirms her Las Vegas residency. Appearing on "Good Morning America" on Tuesday, September 17, the 31-year-old singer announced that she had inked a two-year deal to perform 50 shows each year at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas.

The show, which will be called "Britney: Piece of Me", will open on December 27. Spears promised fans that the show would feature her old hits as well as her new music. "We wanted the environment to be that way so people could come and have a good time and stand up and feel like they're in the show with me." Spears said in an interview on the ABC show.
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Fergie and Josh Duhamel Show Off Baby Son Axl Jack

September 18, 2013 02:17:32 GMT


Meet Fergie (Stacy Ferguson) and Josh Duhamel's adorable baby boy, Axl Jack. The first-time parents took to Instagram and Twitter Tuesday, September 16 to finally introduce their first child to the world, more than two weeks after the infant was born.

"Axl Jack Duhamel Day 1 Life is good :) #paparazziyoucanleaveourhousenow," proud daddy Josh wrote along with an Instagram photo of his son. His wife tweeted a second pic of the baby wearing large medical headphones with a caption, "Axl Jack Duhamel. Day 2 of life. Hearing test complete. All systems go. #chillin."
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Fox News Primetime Shake-Up: Megyn Kelly Takes Over 'Hannity' Time Slot

September 18, 2013 02:14:49 GMT


Fox News Channel has announced its new primetime schedule. Adding a new show to its line-up, the channel plans to launch "The Kelly File" at 9 P.M. The show marks Megyn Kelly's move from daytime to primetime.

With the arrival of "The Kelly File", Sean Hannity's veteran broadcast "Hannity" will move to 10 P.M. This also means a move for Greta Van Susteren's "On the Record", which previously occupied the 10 P.M. slot, to 7 P.M. "The O'Reilly Factor", meanwhile, remains in its 8 P.M. time slot. The new schedule will go into effect Monday, October 7, which happens to be the channel's 17th anniversary.
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Sandra Bullock on Jesse James Divorce: 'Nobody Can Be Prepared for Anything'

September 18, 2013 02:14:15 GMT


Sandra Bullock opens up about her divorce from Jesse James and also her son Louis in an October issue of Vogue. Wearing a sequined dress by Marc Jacobs which flaunts her toned back, the "Gravity" star makes her fifth appearance on the fashion magazine's cover. Her hair is short, with bangs sweeping across the forehead.

In the October edition, Bullock talks about her split form James, saying that she is "grateful" for everything she has now. "We're all where we're supposed to be. I am exactly where I want to be now. You can't go backward. I'm not going backward. I'm grateful that I'm here, blessed to have what I have. Nobody can be prepared for anything. If you end up in a place where you can look back and go, 'It happened, but I'm so lucky to be sitting where I am sitting,' " she explains.
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'Mad Men' Final Season Split Into Two Parts for 2014 and 2015

September 18, 2013 01:39:58 GMT


Using "Breaking Bad" formula, "Mad Men" will also split its final season into two parts. The seventh and last installment of the period drama series has been expanded from its initial 13-episode order to 14 episodes, with the first half ("The Beginning") set to air in spring 2014 and the second half ("The End of an Era") airing a year later in spring 2015.

"This approach has worked well for many programs across multiple networks, and, most recently for us with Breaking Bad which attracted nearly double the number of viewers to its second half premiere than had watched any previous episode," says Charlie Collier, AMC president.
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Fox Denies Rumor That Arnold Schwarzenegger Will Play 'Avatar 2' Villain

September 18, 2013 01:32:53 GMT


Did Arnold Schwarzenegger sign on for "Avatar 2"? Not so fast. Latino Review previously reported the "Collateral Damage" star would play "a bad guy human general" in the sequel of James Cameron's 2009 hugely-successful sci-fi action movie, but 20th Century Fox quickly denies it. "No truth to this," a rep tells Variety.

If only the rumor were true, it would be a first big-screen reunion between the actor and the director in almost 20 years. Arnie previously worked with Cameron in the first "Terminator" movie (1984) and its sequel "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" (1991). Their last collaboration was in action comedy "True Lies" released in 1994.
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Report: Zac Efron Has Quietly Completed Rehab Stint

September 18, 2013 01:05:29 GMT


Zac Efron quietly checked into rehab earlier this year, numerous reports on the internet say. The former Disney star has reportedly completed his stint about five months ago, but it's unclear what he sought help for.

E! News suggests the ex-"High School Musical" actor was abusing alcohol, but TMZ claims he was dealing with a more serious case of addiction. "It was common knowledge he was struggling with cocaine," a source says.
 
 
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