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November 22, 2013

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Courtney Stodden Cozies Up With New Older Man

November 22, 2013 14:57:33 GMT

Courtney Stodden apparently has a certain type for men she likes. The 19-year-old blonde was spotted getting cozy with 53-year-old Edward Lozzi, who happens to be the ex boyfriend of the late Anna Nicole Smith.

Stodden attended a fashion event in Los Angeles on Thursday, November 22 and took Lozzi as her date. Despite his hands landing on her hips, Stodden is not dating him, a spokesperson for the "teen bride" confirmed to Daily Mail.
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Brooke Hogan Breaks Engagement to Phil Costa

November 22, 2013 14:26:31 GMT

Aspiring singer and reality star Brooke Hogan has called off her engagement to NFL player Phil Costa. The 25-year-old daughter of professional wrestler Hulk Hogan felt things were moving too fast after the engagement and wanted to concentrate on her music.

Costa, a Dallas Cowboys star, proposed to Hogan in Las Vegas in late June after only began dating her in the beginning of this year. "Happiest moment of my LIFE," Hogan shared the news alongside a picture of the proposal. "I am marrying my best friend. I wouldn't choose anyone else. I am so lucky and so grateful."
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Josh Brolin Enters Rehab for Substance Abuse

November 22, 2013 13:59:12 GMT

"True Grit" star Josh Brolin has sought help for substance abuse. According to Us Magazine, the 45-year-old actor recently entered a rehab in Northern California to treat his addiction to booze among others. "He realized he needed help and is committed to his sobriety," an insider told the publication.

Brolin, who is in the middle of divorce from actress Diane Lane, was making headlines earlier this month for his drunken behavior. He got into a bar fight with a security guard at O'Briens Irish Pub in Santa Monica, California on November 1. Brolin and the bouncer hugged it out and he then left in a cab.
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Lyric Video: U2 Unleashes New Song 'Ordinary Love' From Mandela Biopic

November 22, 2013 09:05:54 GMT

U2 has debuted their new song, "Ordinary Love", via a lyric video. Written and recorded specifically for "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom", it was first teased in the movie trailer, but it's not until now that the song is released in full.

"We can't reach any higher if we can't deal with ordinary love," the band's vocalist Bono sings as the song's lyrics are written on any available space, from letter to wall. Oliver Jeffers and Mac Premo directed the lyric video.
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Eminem Releases 'Rap God' Video Teaser

November 22, 2013 08:56:26 GMT

Eminem has revealed that a music video for his controversial track "Rap God" is on the way. On Wedesday, November 21, the 41-year-old Detroit rapper teased his upcoming project with a 27-second snippet that features him rocking a black suit and a pair of black shades.

Set to arrive on November 27, the clip was shot in Detroit by Rich Lee. The director behind Em's "Not Afraid" and "Lighters" videos is currently filming the visuals for the rapper's collaboration with Rihanna, "The Monster".
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MTV Dedicates Eight Hours to Miley Cyrus on Her 21st Birthday

November 22, 2013 08:31:25 GMT

MTV has prepared a special gift for Miley Cyrus on her birthday. As the star turns 21 on November 23, the network will dedicate eights hours of programming to the former "Hannah Montana" star.

The celebration begins at 12 P.M. ET/PT on Sunday with the debut of "21 Candles: Miley's MTV Moments", an all-new original special that "looks back at her iconic music videos, performances and MTV milestones."
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Justin Bieber's Bodyguard Arrested in Hawaii for Allegedly Assaulting a Photographer

November 22, 2013 08:02:23 GMT

Justin Bieber's bodyguard was arrested after being accused of assaulting a paparazzo. TMZ reports that the alleged assault happened on the island of Kauai, Hawaii, on Wednesday, November 21.

At that time, Bieber was attempting to jump from the famous cliff on Shipwreck's Beach. The 19-year-old Canadian heartthrob was seen donning a red swimming trunks on top of the cliff while being filmed by his team.
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'Glee' Cast Does Ylvis' 'The Fox' With Their Puppets in Preview for New Episode

November 22, 2013 07:44:04 GMT

"Glee" characters get their puppet doppelgangers which will be featured in the new episode of the show. A preview for the Thanksgiving-themed outing sees Blaine and friends taking on viral hit "The Fox" by Ylvis while playing with their puppets.

In another scene shot in black and white, Sue and Will do a ballroom dance number. Meanwhile, Kurt manages to book his band's debut gig, but their excitement soon turns into disappointment once they learn only one person comes to their show.
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Arcade Fire Debuts Melancholic 'Afterlife' Music Video

November 22, 2013 07:23:10 GMT

Arcade Fire has dropped the official music video for their "Afterlife". Directed by Emily Kai Bock and produced by the Creators Project, the video gives a glimpse at a Spanish-speaking dad having a dinner with his two sons. During a conversation on the dining table, it's revealed that the older boy doesn't get along too well with his dad.

After putting his younger son to sleep, the dad then falls asleep on a sofa while his older son ends up sleeping on a bus on his way home from his friend's house. They eventually dream of the same thing, meeting the deceased mother.
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Hugh Jackman to Host TNT's 'Christmas in Washington' Special

November 22, 2013 07:00:54 GMT

Hugh Jackman is in the mood of Christmas. The Logan/Wolverine depicter in the "X-Men" film franchise is tapped to host TNT's annual holiday spectacular "Christmas in Washington", set to air Friday, December 20, at 8 P.M. ET/PT.

The special will be taped at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., on Sunday, December 15. The concert benefiting the Children's National Health System will be attended by the President and First Lady, as well as many other Washington VIPs.
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Pitbull and Marc Anthony Win at 2013 Latin Grammy Awards as Rain Closes Out Green Carpet

November 22, 2013 06:13:34 GMT

The winners of the 14th Latin Grammy Awards have been revealed. Singer/songwriter Pitbull, Colombian singer Carlos Vives, Latin musician Marc Anthony, Venezuelan band La Vida Boheme, Mexican pop singer Natalia Lafourcade and Chilean singer Beto Cuevas were among winners at the show held at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on Tuesday evening, November 21.

Pitbull won Best Urban Performance for his collaboration with Papayo, "Echa Pa'lla (Manos Pa'rriba)", while Anthony collected a Record of the Year award for his single "Vivir Mi Vida". Vives walked away with awards that included Song of the Year and Best Tropical Song for his "Volvi a Nacer" as well as Best Tropical Fusion Album for "Corazon Profundo".
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Leonardo DiCaprio Donates $3 Million to WWF to Save Nepal's Tigers

November 22, 2013 05:05:27 GMT

Leonardo DiCaprio has used his money for a good cause. The actor, through his Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, has awarded $3 million to World Wildlife Fund to support Nepal's attempt to protect and nurture tigers in the country.

"Time is running out for the world's remaining 3,200 tigers, largely the result of habitat destruction and escalating illegal poaching," WWF board member DiCaprio said in a statement. "WWF, the government of Nepal and local communities are on the front lines of this battle, and I am hopeful this grant will help them exceed the goal of doubling the number of these noble creatures in the wild."
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Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick's Daughter Is Miss Golden Globe 2014

November 22, 2013 05:02:35 GMT

Meet the new Miss Golden Globe, Sosie Bacon. She is the daughter of Hollywood royalty, actor Kevin Bacon and actress Kyra Sedgwick. The 21-year-old will assist in handing out trophies at the upcoming 71st Golden Globe Awards on January 12, 2014.

Michael J. Fox and Tracy Pollan's son, Sam, was picked for Mr. Golden Globe this year. The 24-year-old was memorably mentioned by hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler when they jokingly warned Taylor Swift to stay away from the young man.
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Ben Affleck and Matt Damon to Adapt Comic Book 'Sleeper'

November 22, 2013 04:33:50 GMT

Ben Affleck and Matt Damon are teaming up to produce a big-screen adaptation of "Sleeper", a comic book series written by Ed Brubaker with illustration by Sean Phillips. The two actors will produce the project along with Jennifer Todd through their Pearl Street Films.

Running from 2003 to 2005, the book follows covert agent Holden Carver, who can absorb pain and pass it on to others, as he goes undercover in a criminal organization. His loyalty to his law enforcement agency comes into question after he falls in love with the alluring assassin, Miss Misery.
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FOX Midseason Shuffle: 'Glee' Returns to Tuesday, 'Dads' and 'Mindy' Are Shelved

November 22, 2013 04:28:32 GMT

There are some major shakeups in the newly announced FOX midseason schedule. Taking the coveted Thursday slot this season, "Glee" is moved back to Tuesday where it did well last season.

Beginning February 25, the musical drama series will air Tuesdays at 8 P.M.. It will be followed by an hourlong comedy block consisting of "New Girl" and "Brooklyn Nine-Nine", which takes over the 9:30 P.M. slot from "The Mindy Project".
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Pharrell Releases a 24-Hour Music Video for 'Happy'

November 22, 2013 03:58:32 GMT

Pharrell Williams dropped the "world's first 24-hour music video" for his new single, "Happy". The original song is only around four minutes long. It means that viewers who want to spend their 24 hours to enjoy the whole video will have to listen to the same song over and over again for hundreds of times.

The video features Pharrell and his friends having fun for 24 hours straight, from sunrise to midnight. It opens with Pharrell dancing and singing as he walks through parking lots and convenience stores at night in a green sweater and a black hat.
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Domain Registrations Hint at Possible Titles for 'Man of Steel 2'

November 22, 2013 03:56:49 GMT

Possible titles for "Man of Steel 2" are revealed. Fusible finds out that Warner Bros. has secretly registered a handful of domain names through Internet brand protection company MarkMonitor for Zack Snyder's upcoming Superman vs. Batman film.

They include "Man of Steel Battle the Knight", "Man of Steel Beyond Darkness", "Man of Steel Black of Knight", "Man of Steel Darkness Falls", "Man of Steel Knight Falls", "Man of Steel Shadow of the Night", "Man of Steel The Blackest Hour", and "Man of Steel The Darkness Within".
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Alec Baldwin Jokingly Asks a Man to Be His Lover Amid Gay Slur Backlash

November 22, 2013 03:27:55 GMT

Alec Baldwin jokingly professed his love for another man as he attempted to defuse the controversy sparked by a video featuring him berating a paparazzo with what sounded like a gay slur. The former "30 Rock" star was in front of a large crowd at a tech conference in San Francisco on Wednesday, November 20 when he asked a male member of his entourage to stand up.

"I want you to be my lover, Matt," Baldwin then told the man as quoted by Associated Press. "I love you, Matt. I love you in that way." Once the crowd's laughter had subsided, the 55-year-old actor reportedly added that he had loved some men more than women in his life, though not in a "sexual" way.
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Arnold Schwarzenegger Dealing With Traitor in 'Sabotage' First Trailer

November 22, 2013 03:20:48 GMT

The first trailer for David Ayer's action thriller "Sabotage" teases a conspiracy within a team of Drug Enforcement Administration agents involving millions of dollars from a drug bust. What looks to be a typical raid turns out to be an elaborate theft operation.

Arnold Schwarzenegger plays the leader of the elite DEA task force. After the money goes missing, his team members are killed one by one by a mysterious assassin. He vows to find out who the traitor is and stop the madness before it's too late.
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'The Vampire Diaries' 5.09 Preview: Damon Becomes Experimental Subject

November 22, 2013 03:15:59 GMT

Damon ends up becoming Wes' (guest star Rick Cosnett) experimental subject in the next episode of "The Vampire Diaries". In a preview for the upcoming outing, Damon is seen being tied and lying on a stretcher, asking what Wes is doing to him. Wes says, "I'm ready to take my work to the next lexel," before he punches Damon.

Elena is suspicious about Wes and his agenda, turning to Aaron (guest star Shaun Sipos) for help as she grows so concerned about Damon. Later, when Damon tells Elena about a terrible ordeal in his past that he has kept secret for decades, she shares the disturbing information she just learned about her own family.
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Whitney Port Engaged to Tim Rosenman

November 22, 2013 02:42:46 GMT

Wedding bells are on the way for former MTV reality star Whitney Port. E! News learns that Tim Rosenman, an associate producer from her show's spin-off "The City", proposed to the blonde beauty during their recent holiday in Australia.

"It happened a couple of weeks ago when we were in Australia," the 28-year-old star said from the set of Joico's webisode series "Drab to Fab". "He proposed in our hotel room. It was super intimate. We went home the next day. I love the ring, it's beautiful!"
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Monty Python to Bring 'Tiny Bit of Ancient Sex' to Reunion Show in July

November 22, 2013 02:19:30 GMT

Monty Python delivered the good news on Thursday, November 21. As promised, they announced their reunion show, which is scheduled to take place at London's O2 arena on July 1, after they last performed together in Los Angeles in 1980.

The surviving members of the group, Terry Jones, John Cleese, Michael Palin, Eric Idle and Terry Gilliam, appeared at the London's Playhouse Theatre to talk about their big reunion. Gilliam jokingly said that they decided to do the show "to try to remind ourselves that we are funny and important and famous."
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Sony Pictures Teases Plan for 'Spider-Man' Spin-Offs

November 22, 2013 02:12:40 GMT

Sony Pictures has revealed its plan to expand "Spider-Man" franchise. During a recent presentation to investors, the studio's Co-Chairman Amy Pascal teased, as quoted by The Wrap, what to expect from the upcoming projects, "We are going to access Marvel's full world of Spider-Man characters, so be on the lookout for new heroes and villains."

According to Deadline, Sony's Entertainment chief Michael Lynton shed more lights on the possible sequels and spin-offs, "We do very much have the ambition about creating a bigger universe around Spider-Man. There are a number of scripts in the works." He furthermore added the studio was "working closely with Marvel and Disney."
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Demi Lovato Unveils Sexy 'Neon Lights' Music Video

November 22, 2013 02:05:01 GMT

The visuals of Demi Lovato's latest single, "Neon Lights", has arrived in full. In what may be her sexiest music video to date so far, the judge of "The X Factor (US)" is featured naked in a pool and throwing a dance party with some shirtless dudes.

Lovato also sports glow-in-the-dark makeup and her bright blue hair as she belts out the catchy dance anthem in a dark room full of mirrors and neon lights. In another sexy scene, water falls from above and drenches the singer who flaunts her figure in a catsuit while lying down on the ground.
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J.R.R. Tolkien Biopic in the Works at Fox Searchlight

November 22, 2013 01:40:53 GMT

J.R.R. Tolkien, the mastermind behind the epic Middle-earth stories like "The Hobbit" and "The Lord of the Rings", will become the subject of a feature film. His life story will be adapted to the big screen under the project tentatively titled "Tolkien".

According to LA Times, the upcoming biopic "will examine the author's life, particularly his formative years at Pembroke College and as a soldier in World War I, and how it influenced him and his work."
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Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake to Team Up on 'SNL' December 21

November 22, 2013 01:37:41 GMT

Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake will help "Saturday Night Live" wrap up December. The comedian is set to return as the host for the second time on December 21, during which his frequent "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" guest will serve as musical guest.

Fallon, who was a former "SNL" regular, has hosted the NBC variety show once before in 2011. Timberlake himself has hosted the show five times, but this will mark his fifth appearance as musical guest.
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Hugh Jackman Gets Skin Cancer on His Nose Removed

November 22, 2013 01:05:18 GMT

Hugh Jackman has skin cancer scare. "The Wolverine" actor, 45, recently opened up to his followers on Twitter and Instagram that he had been diagnosed with basil cell carcinoma, a common form of skin cancer. He has already had it removed and posted a picture of himself with a bandaged nose.

The "Prisoners" actor credited his wife Deborra-Lee Furness for the early cancer diagnosis, "Deb said to get the mark on my nose checked. Boy, was she right! I had a basil cell carcinoma." He also urged fans to take precautionary measures, "Please don't be foolish like me. Get yourself checked. And USE sunscreen!!!"
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Kendall Jenner and Harry Styles Went for Dinner Date

November 21, 2013 23:05:13 GMT

Teens stars Kendall Jenner and Harry Styles were spotted on a dinner date on Wednesday, November 20. The alleged lovers hit Craig's restaurant in West Hollywood and left together in the One Direction member's Range Rover.

Jenner and Styles braved the rain to spend some time together with him wearing a simple black shirt and her wearing a gray jacket. They took the back exit of the restaurant and he quickly took the wheel while she texted on her phone as they left. "In the ciiiiityyyyyyyyy...," Styles tweeted on Wednesday without mentioning Jenner.
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Owen Wilson and Co-Stars Safe After Fire on 'The Coup' Set

November 21, 2013 22:42:37 GMT

Owen Wilson, Pierce Brosnan and Lake Bell were not injured in the fire that damaged their film's set in Thailand. The actors were filming "The Coup" on Wednesday, November 20 when a fire broke out in the government building set where Wilson and Bell's characters take refuge to escape a helicopter attack.

The John Erick Dowdle film has been shooting in Lampang and Chiang Mai in northern Thailand for two weeks. Chris Lowenstein, executive director of Thai-based production company Living Films, which is facilitating the production, told THR "The day's shooting proceeded uneventfully, with the final shot being the destruction of the office, as it's supposed to look like it is being hit by a tank shell."