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December 21, 2013

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Beyonce Surprised Shoppers in Small Town's Walmart

December 21, 2013 14:51:28 GMT


Beyonce Knowles caused a commotion on Friday, December 20 when she made a surprise appearance at a branch of mega-chain store Walmart. The 32-year-old singer popped up at a store in small town Tweksbury, which is 25 miles off Boston, to fans' delight.

Beyonce was there to celebrate the recent release of her fifth studio album, which is self-titled. She grabbed a shopping trolley and moved around the shop to buy Christmas gifts. Among the things in her cart were Barbie dolls, presumably for her daughter Blue Ivy. The singer then stopped at a rack putting her new albums on display and grabbed a copy to purchase.
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Will Arnett Hops From Katie Lee to Hollywood Producer

December 21, 2013 14:28:07 GMT


Long distance has forced Will Arnett to break things up with celebrity chef Katie Lee. The 43-year-old actor has even moved on from her by dating Hollywood producer Erin David.

Arnett's romance with Lee was first reported in August. "Will and Katie Lee fizzled. He lives in LA, she lives in NYC," a source told Us Weekly. "[Erin] produced one of the shows or a film he was in. She produced a lot of Lorne Michaels stuff."
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Report: A and E Fires Phil Robertson to Respect Gay Employees


December 21, 2013 14:04:39 GMT


A&E's main reason of suspending Phil Robertson from "Duck Dynasty" is their employee. The network put the conservative family man on indefinite hiatus after he spoke against homosexuality on an interview with GQ.

According to TMZ, A&E CEO Nancy Dubuc took the decision to respect their gay employees. She would not have the employees work hard for the show when its star disrespected them by calling them sinners.
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New 'Sherlock' Season 3 Promo Teases Sherlock and John's Reunion


December 21, 2013 06:14:15 GMT


New promo for "Sherlock" season 3 has shared spoilery scenes from the upcoming installment of the British series. Det. Greg Lestrade, apparently being involved in the title character's masterplan to fake his death and disappear, talks to a scruffy Sherlock that it's time for him to be back to Baker Street.

Sherlock later goes undercover as a waiter in a restaurant where John has a dinner with his lovely companion, played by Martin Freeman's real-life partner Amanda Abbington. But the doctor doesn't immediately notice it's Sherlock and he is seemingly not amused with the surprise.
News > Music News

Kendrick Lamar Debuts Visuals for 'Sing About Me' Ft. Eddie Peake

December 21, 2013 06:00:06 GMT


Kendrick Lamar has released the visuals for his "Sing About Me". Directed by Darren Romanelli, the black-and-white clip is the first of a two-part video series for the track which is featured in his Grammy Awards-nominated debut album "good kid, m.A.A.d city".

The visuals opens with a message from Lamar. It reads, "When the lights shut off, an artist's dream is that their work will stand the test of time. The ones that influence our culture are the ones we most remember. Here, two powerful creative forces come together to elevate the status quo and lay ground to their legacy. This is their poetry. Sing about them. This is part one."
News > Celebrity Gossip

'Devious Maids' Star Dania Ramirez Welcomes Twins

December 21, 2013 05:53:19 GMT


Actress Dania Ramirez gave birth to twins on December Tuesday, December 17, her co-star on "Devious Maids" Edy Ganem announced in a Twitter post. "You guys!! today is a VERY SPECIAL day [because] @DaniaJRamirez had her babies really early today!!! Sending her love!!!" she wrote.

The actress retweeted the post and some other comments, but she did not say anything about her newborn babies. The new mother only shared a photo of flowers she received at the hospital. "#FlowersFlowers&MoreFlowers THANK YOU ALL!!!" she captioned the photo. Details such as weight, measurement and names are not available.
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'SNL' Promo: Justin Timberlake Tells Jimmy Fallon He'll Break All the Rules

December 21, 2013 05:40:23 GMT


Justin Timberlake joins Jimmy Fallon in a new video to promote the upcoming episode of "Saturday Night Live". After hyping up the "Mirrors" singer's return in a previous promo, the comedian ignores his best buddy in one of the sketches included in the recently-released clip.

"This is happening," the former "SNL" regular and his frequent "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" guest excitedly shout in another skit. "It's gonna be a f**ing blast," Timberlake later says, teasing their collaboration on the variety series.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Kim Basinger Signs Modeling Contract at 60 With Daughter's Agent

December 21, 2013 05:29:35 GMT


Expect some mother/daughter photoshoots as Kim Basinger and her 18-year-old daughter Ireland Baldwin now work as models under the same agent. The 60-year-old actress has just landed a deal with IMG Models, which already signed the teen as their member early this year.

"We are proud to be working with a distinguished and talented actress such as Kim Basinger," says IMG's senior VP Ivan Bart. "Kim has a powerful appeal on screen that will lend itself as a strong asset for us to seek innovative partnerships across the modeling and entertainment platform for Kim."
News > Music News

Video: Coldplay Delivers First Live Performance of 'Atlas'

December 21, 2013 05:10:57 GMT


Coldplay performed their "Atlas", which serves as the soundtrack to movie "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire", at a charity concert in London on Thursday night, December 19. It was the first time the members of the band joined forces to play the song in public.

Vocalist Chris Martin looked very sweaty as he played the piano and sang the track flawlessly. The members of the crowd could be heard singing along. Martin flashed a big smile and jumped up from his piano after he finished the song.
News > Movie News

Shia LaBeouf Posts New Apology as More Evidences of His Plagiarism Scandal Emerge

December 21, 2013 05:07:22 GMT


Things continue to get worse for Shia LaBeouf. The former "Transformers" star posted on Twitter a series of new notes channeling Tiger Woods' 2009 apology, as more evidences in his plagiarism scandal came to light.

"I have let my family down, and I regret those transgressions with all of my heart," the actor mimicked Woods' words. He added, "I was wrong, terribly wrong. I owe it to future generations to explain why. It starts with this...I'm sorry @danielclowes."
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Justin Timberlake Is Most Stylish Man, Rihanna Is Among Best-Dressed Women

December 21, 2013 05:04:07 GMT


Not only did Justin Timberlake dominate music scene but apparently he was also on top of the high fashion game. The "Suit and Tie" hitmaker was just named the most stylish man of the year in the annual list of best-dressed gents compiled by GQ.

The former NSYNC star is followed by fellow musician Pharrell Williams at the runner-up place. The rest of the top 10 list in respective order are Eddie Redmayne, LeBron James, Justin Theroux, David Beckham, Kanye West, Tom Hiddleston, Idris Elba and Jimmy Fallon.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Nigella Lawson's Former Assistants Acquitted of Fraud

December 21, 2013 04:55:03 GMT


Nigella Lawson's former assistants, Elisabetta and Francesca Grillo, who were accused of using Lawson's ex-husband Charles Saatchi's credit cards for personal use, have been acquitted of all charges. The verdict was delivered in a London court on Friday, December 20.

The celebrity chef slammed court system in a statement following the acquittal. She wrote, "I am disappointed but unsurprised by this verdict. Over the three-week trial the jury was faced with a ridiculous sideshow of false allegations about drug use which made focus on the actual criminal trial impossible."
News > Movie News

'Ice Age 5' Due to Arrive in Theaters Summer 2016

December 21, 2013 04:36:13 GMT


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The upcoming fifth installment of "Ice Age" animation franchise has booked a release date. Fox announces that Manny the Mammoth and his unlikely minions will be back for a new adventure in "Ice Age 5" on July 15, 2016.

The summer 2016 date was originally occupied by "Anubis", another Fox animated film. The movie loosely based on Bruce Zick's novel about a mummy's curse that led to a trip to the Egyptian underworld is now slated for March 23, 2018.
News > Music News

Rick Ross Sexes Up Lady GaGa in Remix of R. Kelly-Asssited 'Do What U Want'

December 21, 2013 04:31:47 GMT


Rick Ross jumps on the remix of Lady GaGa's collaboration with R. Kelly, "Do What U Want". The boss of Maybach Music Group lays sexual verses while Kelly adds some new vocals on the DJ White Shadow-produced track, which originally appears in GaGa's "ARTPOP" album.

The remix opens with Kelly singing, "Feel like a remix, yeah/ It must be the remix, yeah." Ross then joins him, rapping, "Photos of the Bawse just to post 'em on a blog/ Get alotta views cause they know we be the top/ Jean Basquiats in the hall, she my work of art so I pin her to the wall."
News > Celebrity Gossip

'It's Kind of a Funny Story' Author Ned Vizzini Commits Suicide

December 21, 2013 04:01:08 GMT


Popular young adult author Ned Vizzini has died. The New York city Medical examiner confirmed that the author, who is popular for his book "It's Kind of a Funny Story", committed suicide on Thursday, December 19. He was 32.

"I am stunned and deeply saddened by the death of Ned Vizzini. He was the perfect collaborator, with a brilliant imagination and a sharp sense of humor. I've spent nearly every day over the past two years working closely with him, and I can't fathom a world without him. He will be greatly missed and my prayers are with his wife Sabra, his son Felix, his parents and brother," said Chris Colombus, Vizzini's co-author on "House of Secrets" and "House of Secrets: Battle of the Beasts", as quoted by Los Angeles Times.
News > Movie News

'Transcendence' Full Trailer: Johnny Depp's Brain Uploaded Into Computer

December 21, 2013 03:58:31 GMT


Johnny Depp goes full AI in the first full trailer for "Transcendence". He plays an artificial intelligence researcher named Dr. Will Caster who is gunned down by a member of anti-technology extremist. As his body is dying due to a poison laced in the bullet, his mind is uploaded into a computer by his wife in a desperate attempt to save him.

A third teaser featuring a new narration by a female voice of the extremist group RIFT (Revolutionary Independence From Technology) has also arrived online. "The biggest threat humanity has ever faced is one of our own making. Self-aware technology," she says. "Computers control our banks, our airports, our national security, our lives. Once they're able to think for themselves, they'll use this power to destroy us."
News > TV News

Bristol Palin Slams A and E for Disrespectful Treatment to 'Duck Dynasty' Star Phil Robertson


December 21, 2013 03:58:18 GMT


Bristol Palin has followed in the footsteps of her mother Sarah Palin to publicly show her support for "Duck Dynasty" star Phil Robertson. In a blog post titled "Leave Phil Robertson alone!", the former "Dancing with the Stars" contestant voiced her opinion in the issue.

"Everyone needs to leave Phil Robertson alone for expressing his beliefs," she opened her lengthy statement. "I think it's so hypocritical how the LGBT community expects every single flippen person to agree with their life style. This flies in the face of what makes America great - people can have their own beliefs and own opinions and their own ways of life."
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Eminem and Kanye West Turn Down Offers to Perform at Super Bowl Party

December 21, 2013 03:25:36 GMT


Eminem and Kanye West have reportedly turned down offers to headline an NFL Owners party during Super Bowl weekend next February. Sources told TMZ that the organizers of the event wanted the Detroit rapper to perform for 1,500 lucky people in attendance.

However, they passed after Em's agents asked for $2 million. They then considered a performance from West, but his fee was also out of budget. "It was $1 million, plus plus plus a lot of other perks," a source said.
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Marton Csokas and Dougray Scott Eyed for Second Villain in 'Avengers: Age of Ultron'

December 21, 2013 03:10:46 GMT


A secondary villain in the upcoming "Avengers: Age of Ultron" may have been revealed. Latino-Review reports "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" actor Marton Csokas and "My Week with Marilyn" star Dougray Scott are wanted to play Baron Wolfgang von Strucker.

Strucker is a former Nazi soldier who becomes one of the HYDRA leaders. In the second installment of "The Avengers" series, the villain reportedly will work with Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch portrayed by Aaron Johnson and Elizabeth Olsen respectively.
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Seth Meyers Still Returns to 'SNL' in 2014 Despite 'Late Night' Gig

December 21, 2013 03:05:50 GMT


Seth Meyers is not leaving "Saturday Night Live" yet despite his new commitment to host the "Late Night" show. The head writer of the variety series has taken to Twitter to tell his fans and followers that he will still be on the show in 2014, at least for the first few episodes.

"For those asking, tomorrow is not my last SNL. I have a few more in me," the "Weekend Update" anchor tweeted on Friday, December 20, apparently responding to questions if this week's episode would mark his last appearance on the show.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Video: Chuck Norris Spoofs Jean-Claude Van Damme Volvo Split on Planes

December 21, 2013 03:05:23 GMT


Jean-Claude Van Damme's epic split in a viral Volvo ad last month has found its competitor. A funny video spoof featuring a CGI version of Chuck Norris imitating Van Damme's split was recently released by its creator, a Hungarian animation firm Delov Digital.

In the video, Norris can be seen doing split between two planes which are in the air. Imitating the star of "The Expendables 2", the 73-year-old actor stares ahead with his hands folded on his chest. Some paratroopers make a formation of triangle on his head. The video is closed with a message "Merry Christmas and Happy New Year" and the paratroopers light up just like a Christmas tree.
News > Music News

Miley Cyrus Flaunts Her Nipple in 'Adore You' Music Video Teaser

December 21, 2013 02:24:54 GMT


After unveiling the cover art for "Adore You", Miley Cyrus reveals that she's readying a music video for the new single. The 21-year-old singer took to Instagram on Friday, December 20 to share a teaser of her upcoming project.

The provocative short clip sees the former Disney star filming herself under a sheet. She wears a sheer bra and exposes her right nipple while a snippet of her song is played in the background. "#AdoreYou video coming dec 26," she captioned the clip
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Nine Titles Shortlisted for 2014 Oscars' Best Foreign Language Film Nominees


December 21, 2013 02:19:59 GMT


The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announces nine films in the short list of Best Foreign Language Film nominees. Chosen among 76 entries around the world, the nine movies will later be cut down to five for the final nominations to be unveiled on January 16, 2014.

In the short list are the films from such countries as Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cambodia, Denmark, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, Italy, and Palestine. One of the snubs is Saudi Arabia's "Wadjda" which won Best Foreign Language Film titles in several pre-Oscar film critics' awards.
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Video: John Oliver Brought to Tears During Emotional Sendoff on 'Daily Show with Jon Stewart'

December 21, 2013 02:17:36 GMT


Jon Stewart bid farewell to John Oliver during the latter's last appearance on "The Daily Show" Thursday night, December 19. The British comedian is leaving the Comedy Central show to host his own show on HBO and he was caught off guard when his senior presented him with a "greatest hits" tribute.

Oliver was led into believing that he was going to do a comedy bit on British phone tapping scandal, but it turned out to be Stewart's trick to get Oliver at the desk. After Stewart interrupted Oliver, the "Daily Show" longtime correspondent asked, "Are we not doing the bit?"
News > Celebrity Gossip

Kate Upton Splits From Maksim Chmerkovskiy

December 21, 2013 01:46:27 GMT


After six months of dating, Kate Upton and Maksim Chmerkovskiy reportedly have called it quits. Work commitments apparently contributed to the split of the couple who was seen holding hands during a stroll in September.

"They are really good friends still and speak all the time, but their schedules just made it too difficult and it fell apart," a source told Us Weekly. "[Chmerkovskiy] has a lot of respect for her, but it just wasn't working anymore."
News > Movie News

Anna Paquin's Rogue Scene Cut From 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'

December 21, 2013 01:05:46 GMT


One familiar mutant has been removed from "X-Men: Days of Future Past". Director Bryan Singer, who is currently busy in the editing room, says that Anna Paquin's scene has been deleted from the final version that will hit U.S. theaters on May 23, 2014.

According to Entertainment Weekly, the discarded scene was a rescue sequence shot early in the film production, and was the only one that featured Rogue. It also featured Magneto (Ian McKellen), Professor X (Patrick Stewart), and Iceman (Shawn Ashmore).
News > Celebrity Gossip

Tom Cruise No Longer Suing Life and Style Publisher for 50 Million Dollars

December 20, 2013 23:22:33 GMT


Tom Cruise has reached the middle with Bauer Media Group whose daughter company Life & Style published a false story of him. The actor dropped the $50 million lawsuit against them on Friday, December 20 in a California federal court.

Per THR, the dismissal of the suit was agreed by both parties. No terms of settlement were revealed aside from both parties agreed to pay their own legal costs. Neither Cruise nor Bauer has commented on the suit dismissal.
 
 
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