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September 27, 2013

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First Official Look at Meryl Streep as The Witch in 'Into the Woods'

September 27, 2013 09:27:28 GMT

Three-time Academy Award-winner Meryl Streep is playing The Witch in the forthcoming Disney movie musical "Into the Woods". How she looks like in character is now revealed in the first official photo released from the Rob Marshall-directed film, based on the Stephen Sondheim/James Lapine Broadway production, which began filming in the U.K. this week.
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'The Walking Dead' Casts Alanna Masterson

September 27, 2013 09:24:10 GMT

Alanna Masterson has been added to the cast of "The Walking Dead". Deadline, which broke the news, reports that the 25-year-old actress' character will be recurring in the shows' upcoming season 4 and may become a regular in season 5.
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'The X Factor (US)' Reveals Top 40 and Judges' Categories for Season 3

September 27, 2013 09:20:26 GMT

"The X Factor (US)" judges narrowed down the contestants to 40 as they picked 10 contestants for each group in a Thursday, September 26 episode. Before that, some singing hopefuls showed up on stage for a chance to land a spot on the show during the last part of auditions.
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Alanis Morissette Sued by Former Nanny Over Unpaid Wages

September 27, 2013 09:03:09 GMT

A nanny, who worked for Alanis Morissette from August 2011 to March 2013, has sued the singer and her husband Mario 'Souleye' Treadway after they allegedly did not pay overtime. The nanny, Bianca Cambeiro, also claims that she was forced to work on 12-hour shift without a break.
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Nicki Minaj Denies Miley Cyrus Collaboration Rumor

September 27, 2013 08:30:34 GMT

Last month, Nicki Minaj was photographed hitting a recording studio with Miley Cyrus and Mike WiLL Made It. The photo prompted rumors that the "Super Bass" raptress was working on a collaboration with the former Disney star.
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'Frozen' Full Trailer: Disney's New Princess Will Bring Summer Back

September 27, 2013 08:12:16 GMT

Meet the fearless and optimist Anna, the new Disney princess to be introduced in Thanksgiving movie "Frozen (2013)", based on a Hans Christian Andersen fairytale. A sneak peek at her epic journey is now made available for viewing pleasure in the form a full-length trailer.
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'The Goonies' Star Corey Feldman Falls Victim to Swatting Prank

September 27, 2013 07:41:56 GMT

Actor Corey Feldman has become a victim of the latest swatting prank. According to a TMZ report, police received an apparent prank call of unknown trouble at the actor's house on Thursday, September 26 and responded immediately.
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Robert Pattinson Finds New Love in Sean Penn's Daughter, Dylan

September 27, 2013 07:32:37 GMT

After his final break-up with on-again-off-again girlfriend and "Twilight" film series leading lady Kristen Stewart four months ago, Robert Pattinson appears to have moved on with his love life. The 27-year-old heartthrob is said to be dating 22-year-old model Dylan Penn, daughter of Hollywood ex-couple Sean Penn and Robin Wright Penn.
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DC Comics' John Constantine to Get Television Treatment on NBC

September 27, 2013 07:12:16 GMT

Another DC Comics character is coming to the small screen. Just a day after FOX greenlit Batman prequel series "Gotham", NBC has now ordered a script for "Constantine", which is based on stories of DC Comics' anti-hero John Constantine, with penalty.
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Britney Spears Shares a Sneak Peek of 'Work B**ch' Music Video

September 27, 2013 06:44:01 GMT

Britney Spears has given fans a sneak peek into the music video of her latest single, "Work B**ch". On Thursday, September 26, the 31-year-old singer shared the 10-second teaser on her Instagram page.
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Paula Patton Cozying Up to Robin Thicke at 'Baggage Claim' Premiere

September 27, 2013 06:35:26 GMT

Paula Patton took her husband, R&B singer Robin Thicke, to the premiere of her new movie "Baggage Claim" on Wednesday evening, September 25 at Regal Cinemas in Los Angeles. The couple seemed unable to keep their hands off of each other. They're stealing kisses while posing for the photographers.
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One Direction's Entourage Accused of Speeding Through Red Lights to Outrun Fans

September 27, 2013 06:34:25 GMT

One Direction's entourage apparently will face investigation after they allegedly sped through three red traffic lights when they were in Perth, Australia. The band reportedly was chased by fans while trying to get to their hotel from airport on Thursday, September 26.
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Michael B. Jordan in Talks for Lead Role in 'Independence Day' Sequel

September 27, 2013 06:17:28 GMT

After being rumored circling J.J. Abrams' "Star Wars Episode 7", Michael B. Jordan is now linked to Roland Emmerich's next "Independence Day" movie. According to TheWrap, he is wanted for a major role and has met with the director.
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Amanda Bynes to Stay on Psychiatric Treatment Until 2015

September 27, 2013 06:01:24 GMT

Distressed actress Amanda Bynes won't be appearing in court anytime soon, according to her lawyer Gerald Shargel. The 27-year-old troubled celebrity is currently on psychiatric treatment at the UCLA Medical Center in California and would most likely be kept there until 2015.
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'The Following' Season 2 Teasers: A New Face of Evil Will Be Revealed

September 27, 2013 05:09:25 GMT

FOX has released the first two teasers for "The Following" season 2 to tide fans over its January return. Making their way out via EW.com, one of the videos teases the reveal of a new face of evil with a shot of a melting Poe mask. The second promo has an image of a fiery shape of a bird and features a tagline which reads, "The next chapter will change everything."
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David Guetta and Mikky Ekko Drop 'One Voice' Music Video

September 27, 2013 05:04:14 GMT

French DJ David Guetta and singer/songwriter Mikky Ekko have teamed up to support humanitarian work around the world by collaborating on an inspirational track called "One Voice". Both stars have also dropped the accompanying music video.
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Jessica Simpson Going Back on Weight Watchers

September 27, 2013 05:03:56 GMT

Weight Watchers VP of Media Sales Andy Amill reveals their spokeswoman Jessica Simpson is getting back on their roster of celebrity endorsers. The 33-year-old recording artist and actress is ready to shed off the extra pounds she got from her most recent pregnancy after she gave birth last June to her new baby Ace Knute Johnson.
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'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Possible Plot Synopsis Revealed

September 27, 2013 04:53:25 GMT

The official page of "Avengers: Age of Ultron" on IMDb has recently been updated with a synopsis that may have shed some lights on the origin of the titular villain. Disney insisted that it's not official, but didn't really say it was not entirely accurate.
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Donald Faison's Wife Cacee Cobb Shares First Photo of Son Rocco

September 27, 2013 04:39:25 GMT

Cacee Cobb shares a glimpse of her son Rocco in an Instagram photo for #ThrowbackThursday. The sweet photo, which was taken shortly after she gave birth to Rocco on August 15, shows the new mother cradling her baby on hospital bed.
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'Homeland' Season 3: Carrie Is Going to 'Get Sacrificed'

September 27, 2013 04:06:41 GMT

Just a few days shy of "Homeland" return, executive producer and stars of the Showtime series dish on what to expect from the upcoming season 3. Claire Danes, who plays Carrie, promises, "There are a lot of surprises." Calling from the Charlotte set, she tells USA TODAY that there are "a lot of sophisticated surprises."
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Paul Wesley Romances Former 'Vampire Diaries' Co-Star Phoebe Tonkin

September 27, 2013 04:03:52 GMT

A double date with fellow TV stars Benjamin McKenzie and Shelley Hennig last Saturday, September 21 at Soho House in New York City might have just revealed a new romance for Paul Wesley and his former co-star from "The Vampire Diaries", Phoebe Tonkin. Not long ago, the 31-year-old actor was married to another of his co-stars from his hit supernatural drama series, Torrey DeVitto, but they announced their split two months ago.
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'Foxcatcher' First Teaser Trailer: Steve Carell Is Schizophrenic Coach

September 27, 2013 03:58:13 GMT

A first teaser trailer for true-story drama "Foxcatcher" has landed online, giving a look at Steve Carell like people have never seen before. Aside from his dramatic transformation with grey hair, baggy clothing, and a prosthetic nose, he is also pushing himself to channel his inner dark side as convicted murderer John Eleuthere du Pont.
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Christina Aguilera Previews 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Soundtrack 'We Remain'

September 27, 2013 03:33:19 GMT

Christina Aguilera has shared a snippet of her new song that will be featured on the soundtrack of upcoming movie, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire". The 90-second preview of the track called "We Remain" arrived via the singer's Twitter page on Thursday, September 26.
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'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Releases Official Behind-the-Scene Picture

September 27, 2013 03:20:22 GMT

After multiple unofficial images leaked a first look at the new robots and their possible weapons, Michael Bay seems to realize that fans are restless to get a scoop on "Transformers: Age of Extinction". To tide fans over, he releases an official behind-the-scene picture.
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Justin Bieber Spanked by Zach Galifianakis on Funny or Die's 'Between Two Ferns'

September 27, 2013 03:20:03 GMT

Justin Bieber gets spanked as he makes appearance on Zach Galifianakis' "Between Two Ferns" show on Funny or Die. In the 5-minute video which was directed by Scott Aukerman, Justin makes straight face when Zach grills him about his "attitude."
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Lady GaGa Is in 'Final Days' of Working on 'ARTPOP'

September 27, 2013 02:48:54 GMT

Lady GaGa is almost done working on her highly-anticipated new album, "ARTPOP". The Mother Monster took to Twitter on Thursday, September 26, to announce that she's currently in "the final days" of finishing her third studio effort.
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'Glee': Teaser for Cory Monteith Tribute Episode and Preview for Episode 5.02

September 27, 2013 02:45:31 GMT

Ryan Murphy has teased "Glee" fans with a promotional photo for a Cory Monteith tribute episode. On Thursday, September 26, the same day the fifth season of the musical series premiered on FOX, the series creator tweeted the image which features a close-up look at the late actor and a tagline which reads, "The hardest word to say is 'goodbye.' "
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Christoph Waltz and Emma Stone Eyed for 'Tarzan'

September 27, 2013 02:43:44 GMT

Warner Bros. is reportedly having its eyes set on Christoph Waltz and Emma Stone for major roles in its new take on "Tarzan". Rumor has it, the former is offered to play the baddie and the latter is wanted to portray the King of Jungle's leading lady, Jane.
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'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Album Track List Unveiled

September 27, 2013 02:32:32 GMT

Following a preview of "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" album by way of Coldplay's "Atlas" contribution earlier this month, the movie soundtrack's complete track list was released on Thursday, September 26. The compilation boasts tracks from such artists as Christina Aguilera, Patti Smith, The Lumineers, and Imagine Dragons.
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Rock the Bells Festival Cancels Remaining Dates Due to 'Lack of Ticket Sales'

September 27, 2013 02:12:14 GMT

Rock the Bells festival has canceled four remaining shows, which were supposed to take place in Washington D.C. and New York City this weekend and next weekend, respectively. Festival organizer Guerilla Union announced the cancellation on Thursday, September 26.
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Martin Freeman Nabs Lead Role on 'Fargo' TV Adaptation

September 27, 2013 02:09:07 GMT

Martin Freeman will co-lead FX's limited series "Fargo". The title character depicter on "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" has signed up to star on the TV adaptation of the critically-acclaimed crime film as Lester Nygaard, the sad sack who was portrayed by William H. Macy in the 1996 movie.
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Kanye West Attacks Jimmy Kimmel on Twitter Over Interview Spoof

September 27, 2013 02:06:38 GMT

Kanye West has blasted Jimmy Kimmel in a series of tweets after a parody of the rapper's interview with BBC Radio 1 was aired on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!". In the spoof, two children reenact West's interview while drinking milkshake.
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Bryce Dallas Howard Offered Lead Role in 'Jurassic World'

September 27, 2013 01:54:08 GMT

Bryce Dallas Howard is reportedly in talks to play a lead role in "Jurassic World". She has long been rumored to star in the 3D film but didn't receive an official offer until recently, so an individual familiar with the pic spills to TheWrap.
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'Boardwalk Empire' and 'Bob's Burgers' Renewed for Fifth Season

September 27, 2013 01:41:29 GMT

Two shows get early renewals from their respective networks. HBO renews the critically acclaimed "Boardwalk Empire" for a fifth season just two weeks after the fourth season premiered on September 8, while FOX gives a 22-episode season 5 order to "Bob's Burgers" ahead of its fourth season premiere on September 29.
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Kaley Cuoco Gets Engaged to Ryan Sweeting, Shows off Diamond Ring

September 27, 2013 01:15:16 GMT

Kaley Cuoco and beau Ryan Sweeting are taking their relationship to the next level. He reportedly popped the question to his girlfriend on Wednesday, September 25. "It's only been three months but she knows Ryan is the one," a source close to her tells Us Weekly. "When you know, you know."