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February 22, 2014

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Eminem Announces 'The Monster' Tour With Rihanna

February 22, 2014 05:42:49 GMT


Eminem is teaming up with Rihanna for "The Monster" tour, which is named after their recent chart-topping collaboration. The Detroit rapper announced the tour in a new interview for the latest issue of XXL magazine.

"There are some shows coming up with Rihanna," he told the mag. "It's a three-city tour: New York, L.A. and Detroit coming in August. The Monster Tour." Em and RiRi will play stadiums this August.
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NBC Orders Jennifer Lopez's 'Shades of Blue' to Series

February 22, 2014 05:35:56 GMT


Jennifer Lopez will headline a new scripted series on NBC. The network has ordered "Shades of Blue", starring the judge of "American Idol", straight to series with 13 episodes ordered for its first season.

The project is described as "a complex police series that centers on Harlee McCord (Lopez), a single mother and detective recruited to work undercover for the FBI's anti-corruption task force. Part of a close-knit unit known for its conviction record, Harlee has become compromised by her colleagues - all of whom also pitch in to help her raise her daughter - and finds herself faced with the moral dilemma of working against her cop brothers in order to redeem herself."
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'Captain America 2' New TV Spot Contains Possible Major Spoiler

February 22, 2014 05:14:59 GMT


"Captain America: The Winter Soldier" might have given away a major spoiler in its new TV spot. The video shows the titular villain blowing up Nick Fury's car before The Cap is heard saying in a voiceover, "Fury's last words were not to trust anyone."

Samuel L. Jackson plays Nick Fury, while Sebastian Stan stars as the Winter Soldier. Despite teasers that his character may meet his demise in the second "Captain America", Jackson is cast to reprise his role in "Avengers: Age of Ultron".
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'House of Cards' Season 3 Production Delayed Amid Maryland Tax Credits Debate

February 22, 2014 05:09:53 GMT


"House of Cards" is holding off on beginning production for season 3. It has been reported that the show has delayed the shooting for the new installment until mid-June due to two bills involving TV production tax breaks which are being debated in the Maryland legislature.

According to the Wall Street Journal, the show's production company Media Rights Capital has sent a letter to Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, demanding $15 million in tax credits. They threaten to "break down our stage, sets and offices and set up in another state" if the state doesn't grant their wish.
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Sky Ferreira Gets '60 Stitches' After Injuring Leg During Miley Cyrus' 'Bangerz' Tour

February 22, 2014 04:46:23 GMT


Sky Ferreira, who joined Miley Cyrus' "Bangerz" tour as an opening act, injured her leg during a show in Anaheim, California on Thursday, February 20. The singer then took to Instagram to share some photos of her showing off the bandage around her right leg and explain how the accident happened.

"I fell during the intro of the 1st song of the set. I ended up with 60 stitches & at the hospital for 7 hours," the "You're Not the One" singer said. "I didn't even notice the injury until 10 [minutes] after I played [because] I had so much fun. I just figured it was some blood."
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LeBron James Denies 'Space Jam 2' Rumor

February 22, 2014 04:20:48 GMT


Rumor suggesting that LeBron James would star in "Space Jam 2" was denied by the NBA player's camp. Despite the swirling report, ESPN's Brian Windhorst tweeted, "Well it was fun while it lasted. LeBron sources refute Deadline report, there's no Space Jam 2 or Warner Bros. project in works."

Deadline previously reported that the long-awaited sequel to 1996's animated/live-action mash-up movie "Space Jam" was developed by Charlie and Willie Ebersol, the sons of sports broadcasting veteran Dick Ebersol, as a starring vehicle for the Miami Heat player.
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Rihanna's Fan Admits to Faking Her Anti-Gay Comment

February 22, 2014 04:18:34 GMT


Rihanna never made an anti-gay comment on Instagram, the fan who framed her has confirmed. Controversy surfaced when someone using Rihanna's user name wrote "Arnt you gay? ...Nuff said blah!" in the comment section.

The comment popped up under one of Rihanna's birthday posts. Benvoy wrote, "Rihanna u going to hell girl." And then the fake Rihanna replied with the offensive comment. Benvoy has since received death threats and hate messages, TMZ reported.
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Confirmed: 'Dancing with the Stars' Fired Co-Host Brooke Burke


February 22, 2014 04:02:53 GMT


Tom Bergeron will no longer be joined by Brooke Burke when "Dancing with the Stars" returns for its 18th season. The actress/dancer has revealed that she was fired from the dancing competition less than a month before the 18th season begins.

"I have enjoyed seven seasons co-hosting DWTS but understand the need for change considering the position of the show at this juncture," Burke says in a statement. Sources tell E! News that the 42-year-old model and television personality was just told on Friday afternoon, February 21 that she wouldn't return to the show.
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LeBron James to Star in 'Space Jam 2'

February 22, 2014 04:01:07 GMT


The long-awaited sequel to 1996's animated/live-action mash-up movie "Space Jam" is officially announced. According to Deadline, the second film is developed by the sons of sports broadcasting veteran Dick Ebersol as a starring vehicle for LeBron James.

Charlie Ebersol will serve as a producer for "Space Jam 2", while his brother Willie Ebersol writes the script for the project. No candidate for the director is announced. Charlie previously worked with the NFL, while Willie won an Emmy for the London Olympics.
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Lily Allen on Naming New Album 'Sheezus': It's a Nod to Kanye West

February 22, 2014 03:59:45 GMT


Inspired by Kanye West's "Yeezus", Lily Allen has named her upcoming comeback album "Sheezus". According to Glamour U.K., the British singer who ended her hiatus a few months ago announced the title during her recent visit to BBC's "The Graham Norton Show".

"It's a confident title choice, and a little nod to Kanye West," Allen told the show's host before taking the stage to perform her latest single, "Air Baloon". The follow-up to 2009's "It's Not Me, It's You" is expected to arrive in late spring.
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Britney Spears Turns Into Redhead

February 22, 2014 03:34:01 GMT


Britney Spears has changed her hair color yet again. Roughly two weeks after debuting a brunette do on an Instagram picture, the Southern Belle who is known for her long blonde locks now rocks a more vibrant look with a red-flaming hair.

The mother of two showed off her new fiery tresses while performing for her residency show at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. She strutted her stuff in various sexy outfits that included a black leather corset and a sparkly mesh bodysuit.
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Questlove to Play Victim on 'Law and Order: SVU'

February 22, 2014 03:32:45 GMT


Questlove has had his dream come true. The Roots' drummer has landed a role on "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" in the 18th episode of season 15 which is directed by series regular Mariska Hargitay.

On Friday, February 21, the show's star Ice-T shared a sneak peek at Questlove's guest appearance. In the photo, the leader of "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" house band lies on autopsy coroner's table with what appears to be a gunshot wound in his head. "SVU Behind The Scenes: This corpse looks strangely familiar...," Ice-T captioned the picture.
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Adam Levine Talks ADHD Struggle in New PSA for 'Own It'

February 22, 2014 03:10:56 GMT


After receiving backlash in his Proactiv commercials, Adam Levine stars in a new PSA to speak about his struggle with ADHD. The Maroon 5 frontman is taking part in the new "Own It" campaign which will be released on February 24.

"I like to always make sure that whatever I'm promoting or talking about or discussing at length, is something that I have personal, hands on experience with," Levine told Us Weekly. "And this is no different than anything else. This is an issue that's very near and dear to my heart."
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Fergie Flaunts Post-Baby Bod in Calvin Klein Underwear

February 22, 2014 02:55:28 GMT


Stacy Ferguson aka Fergie is the latest celebrity to reveal a sexy picture wearing Calvin Klein underwear. The Black Eyed Peas singer flaunted her impressive post-baby bod in a 20-second black and white video posted on her Instagram Friday, February 21.

The mother of six-month-old Axl donned a CK knickers and nothing else in the beginning of the video. Then she put on a bra while she laid writhing on the bed. Sporting tousled hair, the 38-year-old gave a sultry look at the end. "Boom. #mycalvins," she captioned the video.
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Train Crashes Into the Filming of Gregg Allman Biopic, Killing One and Injuring Others

February 22, 2014 02:52:04 GMT


A horrific accident happened on the first day of "Midnight Rider" filming Thursday, February 20 in Wayne County, Ga. One crew member working for the Gregg Allman biopic was killed and seven others were injured when a train crashed into the set while they were shooting a dream sequence on the railroad.

27-year-old Sarah Elizabeth Jones, a second camera assistant, was identified as the victim killed in the accident. According to Variety, director Randall Miller himself fell on the tracks but he was pulled to safety by a photographer. Others who were injured were treated at hospital.
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'Modern Family' Boys Film With Topless Women in Australia

February 22, 2014 02:49:04 GMT


"Modern Family" cast had a sunny and sandy day in Australia. The stars of the ABC sitcom were spotted hitting Bondi Beach in Sydney on Friday afternoon, February 21 to film vacation scenes for the show.

At some points, teenage actors Rico Rodriguez and Nolan Gould were seen filming with topless women. The boys stared at two ladies who opted for pasties instead of bikini tops while walking on the beach and got an eyeful of boobs when they took a dip in the ocean.
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Pharrell's 'G I R L' Includes Collabs With Justin Timberlake, Miley Cyrus and Daft Punk

February 22, 2014 02:48:07 GMT


Less than two weeks before releasing his "G I R L", Pharrell Williams shares the full tracklist of the album. According to the list that arrived via Noisey, the forthcoming 11-song record will include Skateboard P's collaborations with the likes of Justin Timberlake, Daft Punk and Miley Cyrus.

Pharrell has worked together with Timberlake for a track called "Brand New". He has also tapped Cyrus for another song titled "Come Get It". The 40-year-old singer/producer, who previously made a guest appearance in Daft Punk's Grammy Award-winning single "Get Lucky", reteamed with the French duo for "Dust of Wind".
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Jennifer Lawrence Stunning in New Dior Ads, Asking for Stair-Friendly Dress for the Oscars

February 22, 2014 02:03:31 GMT


Dior has released new ads featuring Jennifer Lawrence. Applying neutral-toned makeup, the Oscar-winning actress looks glamorous in some pictures from her third Miss Dior campaign while wearing creation from the French fashion house.

Her short hair is arranged in windswept style in the images shot by French fashion photographer Patrick Demarchelier. She's wearing a long blue coat and holding a python-print purse in one photo, and showing off another chain-handled bag in another pic.
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Lamar Odom: Khloe Kardashian Will Always Be My Wife

February 22, 2014 01:58:26 GMT


Lamar Odom hopes for reconciliation with Khloe Kardashian who filed for divorce following rumors that he cheated on her and used drugs, which he vehemently denied. "I love my wife. She'll always be my wife, no matter what," he told Us Weekly.

The couple was married for four years when Khloe filed her divorce papers. "Who knows? We don't know exactly if [the divorce is going through]," he explained. "Only time will tell. I hope not. But even if we were divorced, she would always be my wife."
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'Lego Movie' Sequel Gets 2017 Release Date

February 22, 2014 01:45:50 GMT


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"The Lego Movie 2" officially gets a green light as the first film is crossing $200 million mark worldwide after only two weeks of release and showing no sign of slowing down. Warner Bros. announces the second entry will be released in the U.S. on May 26, 2017.

Jared Stern and Michelle Morgan are tapped to pen the script for the sequel. The original was directed and written by Phil Lord and Chris Miller. It's unclear if the director duo will return to the directing seat, but they once said they instead wanted to serve as producers for the follow-up.
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Pink Announced as the Performer at Oscars

February 22, 2014 01:42:45 GMT


Pop superstar Pink has joined the stellar line-up of performers at the upcoming Academy Awards. The show's producer, Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, announced the addition in a statement issued on Friday, February 22.

"We are very excited to welcome Pink to the Oscar stage for the very first time," they wrote. "She is regarded as one of the greatest voices in pop music and one of the best performers of her generation, and we are thrilled to have her join us for a highly anticipated moment on the broadcast."
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Lisa Kudrow Testifies Against Former Manager Over 'Friends' Residuals

February 22, 2014 01:32:14 GMT


Lisa Kudrow testified against former manager Scott Howard on Thursday, February 20 in Santa Monica, California. Howard sues her for $1.7 million, alleging the actress owes him a substantial cut of her earnings from the re-runs of her hit comedy series "Friends".

Kudrow made a staggering $1,040,000 per episode by 2000 plus $5 million in back-end compensation. She continued receiving residuals on the show and Howard claimed he's entitled to a sum of the income. He alleged that he made an oral agreement with Kudrow that he would receive 5% cut of her revenue even after he was fired in 2007.
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'Anchorman 2' Gets R-Rated Re-Release With 763 New Jokes

February 22, 2014 00:59:49 GMT


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"Anchorman: The Legend Continues" will be back to theaters next week. In an unusual move, Paramount decides to release a new version of "Anchorman 2" starting February 28. While the original is PG-13, this upcoming version will be rated R with 763 new jokes added to make it raunchier.

"For one week only, Feb. 28., we have a brand-new version with 763 brand new jokes," Will Ferrell said. "We did alternate takes and originally the movie was four hours long and they played with the idea of splitting it into two movies but that didn't really work, so we just had a second editor working the whole time with alternative jokes."
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Kurt Cobain Memorialized With Creepy Crying Statue

February 22, 2014 00:51:09 GMT


Aberdeen, Washington celebrated Kurt Cobain Day on February 20, which would have been the late Nirvana frontman's 47th birthday. The town held a concert and an exhibit at the Aberdeen Museum of History that displayed Nirvana T-shirts, a couch that Cobain slept on and a weird statue of Cobain crying.

The sculpture became the talk of the town. Fans had reacted to the art work done by sculptor Randi Hubbard with shock, confusion as well as laughters, RollingStone.com reported. Hubbard began working on the statue in 1994 shortly after the singer's death. She had been constructing the statue in her auto shop for decades with the help of local art students.
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Nicki Minaj Sued for Stealing Wig Ideas From Former Hair Stylist


February 21, 2014 23:54:48 GMT


In what was claimed to be the first-ever intellectual property dispute over wigs, Nicki Minaj has been sued by her former hairstylist. Terrence Davidson launched a $30 million federal lawsuit against the rapper, accusing her of stealing his ideas and wigging out on a deal.

The lawsuit, filed on Friday, February 21 in Atlanta stated that Davidson began working for Minaj in January 2010. He started making wigs for her public appearances including the ones she used in the music video of "Super Bass" and at 2010 MTV Video Music Awards pre-show. At that time Minaj was a burgeoning star whose sense of style came as distinguished.
 
 
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