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March 20, 2014

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'Rizzoli and Isles' to Address Lee Thompson Young's Death in Season 5

March 20, 2014 14:39:12 GMT


"Rizzoli & Isles" will pay a tribute to its fallen castmember Lee Thompson Young who played detective Barry Frost on the show before his death last year. Two episodes from the upcoming fifth season will address the actor's death, series regular Angie Harmon revealed via Twitter on Wednesday, March 19.

"Hope you enjoyed @RizzoliIslesTNT season 4 finale," Harmon tweeted. "Season 5 eps 1&2 address our beloved Lee w/ love, honor & respect. Thank you @JanNash100." She was thanking the TNT show's executive producer Jan Nash who said before the fourth season finale on Tuesday, "Out of respect for our colleague Lee Thompson Young, the staff of R&I will not be live tweeting during tonight's episode."
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January Jones Shed Her Clothes for Sexy Pics

March 20, 2014 14:21:31 GMT


January Jones sizzled in a photoshoot for Violet Grey. With her hair slicked back, the "Mad Men" actress looked sexy as she stripped down to her birthday suit in a number of nude photos.

Jones posed inside a filled bathtub in one pic and exposed her sexy behind. In another, she covered her modesty with a fur coat while lying on a luxurious couch. The mother of one also donned a silky lingerie while posing on a bed.
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Obama Jokingly Calls Ellen DeGeneres' Selfie a 'Cheap Stunt'

March 20, 2014 13:46:18 GMT


Ellen DeGeneres got the honor of interviewing President Obama for the first time on her show. And she did not waste her time to brag it to him that she broke his retweet record.

DeGeneres took a selfie with a bunch of celebrities while hosting the Oscars earlier this month. It was retweeted 3.4 million times to date, while Obama's photo of him hugging wife Michelle after his election night has been retweeted more than 780,000 times.
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Weezer Announces Return to the Studio, Teases New Album

March 20, 2014 09:16:55 GMT


Four years after putting out their last album, Weezer is apparently readying their new music. On Wednesday, March 19, the Los Angeles band hinted that they might be working on their ninth album after they posted a short YouTube video in which they announced that they're "in the studio now."

The 20-second clip, which is simply titled with the band's official =w= logo, sees the group hitting a recording studio and performing some different tracks. At the end of the video, frontman Rivers Cuomo makes a brief appearance.
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Paul Walker's Mother Seeks Guardianship of His Daughter

March 20, 2014 08:51:55 GMT


Paul Walker's mother is seeking guardianship of the late star's 15-year-old daughter, Meadow. According to TMZ, Walker's mother Cheryl Walker has filed a document to court, in which she claims Meadow's mother Rebecca Soteros has drinking problems.

In the document, Cheryl says that the girl and her mother already live with her. However, Soteros apparently is not able to take care of Meadow because of alcoholism. Cheryl, who is a registered nurse, says she will do well as Meadow's guardian because she has raised 4 children and she is a loving person.
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'Sleepy Hollow' Season 2 to Feature New Creature and War's Foot Soldiers

March 20, 2014 08:50:57 GMT


"Sleepy Hollow" won't return until fall, but stars and executive producers of the show have shared tidbits from the upcoming season 2. On a PaleyFest panel Wednesday, March 19, cast members including Tom Mison, Nicole Beharie, Lyndie Greenwood, Orlando Jones and John Cho as well as EPs Alex Kurtzman, Orci, Heather Kadin, Mark Goffman and Len Wiseman talked about what's next on the supernatural drama series.

"With Irving [Jones] incarcerated," there would be someone new "in charge of the law and order in Sleepy Hollow," Goffman said, adding that the new captain in town wouldn't be an ally to Abbie (Beharie) and Ichabod (Mison).
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Wu-Tang Clan Releases New Track 'Keep Watch' Ft. Nathaniel

March 20, 2014 08:32:00 GMT


Wu-Tang Clan excited fans when they finally released their new music on Tuesday night, March 18. Titled "Keep Watch", the track features guest vocals from singer Nathaniel and production from the group's longtime collaborator DJ Mathematics.

The new track features members Method Man, Inspectah Deck, Cappadonna and the GZA spitting their bars over the beats of low-key guitars and thudding drums. "Keep watch/ Lights out when the beat drop/ Keepin the streets locked/ I'm callin' all G's from each block, from each block," they rap.
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Sam Worthington Brings His 'Wife' Lara Bingle to 'Sabotage' LA Premiere

March 20, 2014 08:05:18 GMT


"Sabotage" castmembers celebrated the movie's release at Regal Cinemas in Los Angeles on Wednesday evening, March 19. Sam Worthington came to the event with Lara Bingle, whom he called his "wife" during an altercation with paparazzo last month.

The "Avatar" hunk, 37, suited up in an all-black ensemble without tie, while his 26-year-old date looked hot in a white dress with metallic panel detailing. The Aussie couple was cozying up on the red carpet when posing for the awaiting photographers.
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Brittany Daniel Opens Up About Her Battle With Cancer

March 20, 2014 08:01:21 GMT


Actress Brittany Daniel reveals that she has successfully battled cancer. The star of BET's "The Game", who says that her family contributes to her recovery, talks about the health scare in the latest edition of PEOPLE, saying that "it happened so suddenly."

Daniel shares that back in the summer of 2011 she felt back pain, night sweats and flu-like symptoms and went to doctor. The actress then learned that she suffered from stage IV non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Shortly after receiving the diagnosis, she started chemoteraphy.
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Jason Derulo Collaborates With Snoop Dogg for Next Single 'Wiggle'

March 20, 2014 07:48:02 GMT


Jason Derulo is releasing his collaboration with Snoop Dogg called "Wiggle" as the next official single off his upcoming album, "Talk Dirty". The singer made the revelation and shared some details about the track in a new interview with MTV News.

"I probably shouldn't tell you, but, my next single is called 'Wiggle', and it features Snoop, and, man, it's one of the most fun records you've ever heard in your life," he said. "It's the most excited I've been about a song I wrote in my entire career."
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Miley Cyrus Shows Off Bruised Behind in Bikini

March 20, 2014 07:16:49 GMT


Miley Cyrus uses her break time to have fun on the beach. The pop star, who is currently on "Bangerz" tour, shared a photo of her on Wednesday, March 19. In the photo, the singer can be seen wearing a bikini while covering her crotch with one hand.

Cyrus wore a pair of sunglasses to protect her eyes while posing with tongue out. A small bruise which apparently was the result of her dance training can be seen in the photo. "#fuckyeahtampa yasss that's a bruise on my arssss," she captioned the photo.
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Anna Kendrick and Seth Rogen Tapped as 'Saturday Night Live' Hosts

March 20, 2014 07:10:46 GMT


Anna Kendrick and Seth Rogen have booked "Saturday Night Live" gigs. Both stars are going to serve as hosts for the variety series, with the "Pitch Perfect" beauty set to take the stage on April 5 and the "Pineapple Express" star assuming the job on April 12.

It will be Kendrick's first time hosting the NBC show and the third time for Rogen. The "Up in the Air" actress will be joined by Pharrell Williams as musical guest in her episode, while Ed Sheeran is tapped to perform in Rogen's episode.
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Ryan Gosling Eying Busby Berkeley Biopic

March 20, 2014 07:04:11 GMT


Ryan Gosling is circling a biopic about highly-influential director/choreographer Busby Berkeley for his next project. The movie is based on Jeffrey Spivak's book titled "Buzz: The Life and Art of Busby Berkeley" which has been picked by Warner Bros. for a big screen adaptation.

Berkeley was famous for his elaborate kaleidoscopic choreography in a number of musical films and plays. His ornate geometric patterns which often used showgirls are mimicked in many modern films. Berkeley died in 1976 at the age of 80 from natural causes.
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Lady GaGa Urged to Cut Ties With Vomit Artist After SXSW Performance Controversy

March 20, 2014 06:59:48 GMT


Lady GaGa's vomiting stunt during her SXSW performance last week has drawn backlash from many people, especially those who struggled with bulimia. The controversial act has prompted them to sign a petition urging the pop star to stop "glamorizing" the eating disorder by ending her partnership with Brown.

"Lady GaGa once struggled with bulimia, but now she is glamorizing the eating disorder," read the petition, which was posted on Care2 and authored by Chris Wolverton. "This stunt was clearly intended to be provocative, tasteless and to create a media buzz around Lady GaGa."
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Sony's 'Powers' Adaptation Finds Home on PlayStation

March 20, 2014 06:38:05 GMT


PlayStation Network is soon entering the original programming business. The PlayStation video game console has ordered its first drama series, "Powers", which has long been developed by Sony Pictures Television based on Image/Icon comics.

The live-action adaptation of Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming's comic book series follows two homicide detectives, Christian Walker and Deena Pilgrim, who investigate cases involving people with superhuman abilities. The series reportedly has received a ten-episode order.
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'Captain America 3' Writers Hint at 'Psychotic 1950s Cap' Storyline

March 20, 2014 06:29:20 GMT


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Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely, the two writers who penned "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" and will be back for the third one, give a hint at what to expect in "Captain America 3". "All I'm saying is psychotic 1950s Cap," Markus said when pressed to give a tidbit on the threequel.

Before dishing on the possible story arc, the duo was asked if they would like to comb through the comics again to get inspirations while incorporating the open threads left in the second one for the third installment which is set to be directed by the Russo brothers again.
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Selena Gomez Shares Photo of Her Hanging Out With Zooey Deschanel

March 20, 2014 06:25:06 GMT


Selena Gomez has uploaded a snap of her and Zooey Deschanel hanging out together. The "Spring Breakers" star took to Instagram on Wednesday, March 19 to share the black-and-white photo which apparently was taken in a photo booth at Soho House in West Hollywood. "Ladies being ladies. Ladies night," Gomez captioned the cute photo.

Shortly before sharing the photo, Gomez uploaded a snap of her snuggling baby sister Gracie. In the photo, the nine-month-old baby can be seen staring at the camera with her wide eyes. Wearing a green top, Gracie flashed a big smile while Gomez smiled warmly at her sister. "Sissy," the pop star simply wrote.
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Keyshia Cole Premieres New Single 'Rick James' Ft. Juicy J

March 20, 2014 05:53:41 GMT


Keyshia Cole has returned with a new single called "Rick James". Featuring guest vocals from Juicy J, the track was premiered during her visit to Power 105's "The Breakfast Club" on Wednesday morning, March 19.

In it, the R&B crooner talks about being tired of her man cheating on her. "Why does it matter now?/ Who can do you better?/ Feet up on your couch/ Yeah, b**ch, I'm Rick James/ Slap a b**ch like Rick James," she sings.
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'Earth to Echo' Full Trailer Reveals the Alien

March 20, 2014 04:54:21 GMT


A longer sneak peek at kid-centric found-footage thriller "Earth to Echo" is offered in its first full trailer. It follows a group of young kids investigating a mysterious object. While the previous teaser stopped short of showing their finding, this new video gives a clear look at the strange being and reveals the plot more.

The idea of hunting for alien came up after those kids received strange, encoded messages on their cell phones. Armed only with a camera to tape their finding, they embark on a secret adventure to crack the code, which they believed was some kind of map, and follow it to its source. However, these kids are unprepared for what happens next.
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Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady Selling Home for $50 Million

March 20, 2014 04:50:39 GMT


Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady are selling their home in Los Angeles' Brentwood neighborhood. According to Huffington Post, the famous couple has listed the house at $50 million.

The 14,000-square-foot house was built in four years and features facilities such as six bedrooms, a gourmet kitchen, a library, gym, infinity pool, waterfall and moat. The twosome reportedly invested $20 million to build the eco-friendly estate.
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'American Idol' Top 10 Perform: Alex Preston Does One Direction, M.K. Nobilette's Not 'Perfect'

March 20, 2014 04:30:03 GMT


After taking on Songs from the Cinema, "American Idol" went more contemporary this week with Songs from the 2010s theme. As the finalists tried to secure a spot in the Top 9, judges Harry Connick Jr. and Keith Urban drew laughs by impersonating each other when they swapped seats.

Back to the competition, M.K. Nobilette picked Pink's "Perfect" to inspire people, but her performance wasn't perfect. She ran out of breath at the end of her lines and forgot a few lyrics. Keith complimented her for recovering so well from her mistake, but Jennifer Lopez thought she retreated into her shell and kind of gave up. Harry bluntly said it was a weak performance.
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Chris Pratt Explains Star-Lord and Yondu's Relationship in 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

March 20, 2014 04:12:15 GMT


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Peter Quill and Yondu are associates in "Guardians of the Galaxy", but how did they meet and become allies? Chris Pratt, who plays the self-proclaimed Star-Lord, and Michael Rooker, who is tapped to portray Yondu in this film, explain their backstory.

"He's very much a kid at heart," Pratt said as quoted by Comic Book Movie. "He's never known his father, he's sucked away into space just as his mother dies and is raised by a blue-skinned humanoid. He has spent all his life being told to toughen up and has a false sense of bravado as a result."
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Video: Demi Lovato Crashes Little Mix's Show in Snowman Costume

March 20, 2014 04:10:17 GMT


Demi Lovato pranked Little Mix when she brought her "Neon Lights" tour to St. Paul, Minnesota on Tuesday night, March 18. The 21-year-old singer appeared onstage dressing up as a snowman to surprise the British group who was in the middle of singing a song.

At first, the girls from Little Mix weren't aware that Lovato intruded their performance. The former judge of "The X Factor (US)" then approached the ladies and showed off some hilarious dance moves alongside them.
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Oprah Winfrey Collaborates With Starbucks for Tea Line

March 20, 2014 03:55:16 GMT


Oprah Winfrey and Starbucks have announced their partnership for the Teavana Oprah Chai Tea. The media mogul appeared in Starbucks' annual shareholder meeting in Seattle with CEO Howard Schultz on Wednesday, March 19 to announce the tea venture.

"My daily tea ritual is a vital part of my morning," Winfrey said during the meeting, which was streamed worldwide. "Savory and spicy chai, with its deep flavor, has long been a favorite of mine. When Howard Schultz offered to have me come into the Starbucks tasting room and create my very own tea blend, I thought that sounded like such a unique opportunity and fun to the tenth power."
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Final Trailer and New Featurette for 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' Arrive

March 20, 2014 03:18:47 GMT


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"The Amazing Spider-Man 2" releases the new and final trailer before this comic book movie swings its way to theaters across the United States on May 2. A fresh featurette has also leaked for viewing pleasure. The two videos offer different never-before-seen footage.

The trailer is packed with scenes that show Spidey's enemies from Oscorp, like Electro, The Rhino and Goblin. At one point, it shows Peter Parker running into his old friend, Harry Osborn, after 10 years of not seeing each other. The featurette, meanwhile, gives a first look the character played by Felicity Jones.
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Duke Porn Star Belle Knox Says Sherri Shepherd Was 'Incredibly Condescending'

March 20, 2014 03:14:10 GMT


Belle Knox, a freshman at Duke University who pays her $60,000/year tuition by being a porn star, has expressed her opinion after appearing on "The View" on Monday, March 17. In an interview with HuffPost Live on Tuesday, Knox said that she was hurt by Sherri Shepherd.

"She made the comment that I was breaking her heart, which was incredibly condescending, and completely ignored my sexual autonomy," she said. Knox, whose real name is Miriam Weeks, also noted that "the questions were posed in a bit of a judgmental tone."
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'Mad Men' Debuts New Airplane-Themed Teaser for Final Season

March 20, 2014 03:09:08 GMT


AMC teases "Mad Men" fans with another airplane-themed promo for the seventh and final season. Still not revealing the storyline, the video shows the main characters, including Don Draper and wife Megan, Peggy Olson, Joan Harris, Betty Francis, Pete Campbell as well as Roger Sterling in various places around an airport.

The ladies, in particular, are dressed in '70s-inspired fashion as they're ready to aboard a plane. The video ends with a glimpse of Don standing on the door of a plane as he's going to descend the stairs, and features a tagline, "It's all up in the air."
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Dates for Eminem and Rihanna's 'The Monster' Tour Announced

March 20, 2014 02:55:56 GMT


Several weeks after revealing that he would hit the road with Rihanna, Eminem shared more details of their co-headlining summer tour. The Detroit rapper took to his official website on Wednesday, March 19 to unveil the dates and venues for the three-city trek.

"The tour will kick off in Los Angeles on Thursday, August 7 at the Rose Bowl with shows then lined up in New York City's Metlife Stadium on Saturday, August 16 and Detroit's Comerica Park on Friday, August 22," Em wrote.
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Shailene Woodley, Kate Winslet, and Maggie Q at 'Divergent' L.A. Premiere

March 20, 2014 02:25:49 GMT


"Divergent" hosted a premiere event in Los Angeles. Shailene Woodley, Kate Winslet, Maggie Q, and Theo James were among the guests at the event. They were joined by co-stars like Ashley Judd, author Veronica Roth, director Neil Burger, and singer Ellie Goulding.

Woodley wore a gold one-shoulder Elie Saab Couture dress that showed her leg, Winslet opted for a red skin-tight gown by Safiyaa, and James suited up in Dolce&Gabbana. Q stole the spotlight with her daring cutout mini dress, while Judd turned heads with her blue deep-plunging frock.
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NBC Renews 'Grimm', 'Chicago Fire' and Its Spin-Off

March 20, 2014 02:19:37 GMT


NBC gives another year to live for "Grimm", "Chicago Fire" and "Chicago P.D.". The network has renewed these three shows, bringing them back for the 2014-2015 TV season. The fantasy procedural series will return for a fourth season, the firefighter drama is renewed for a third season, while its spin-off will return for a sophomore season.

These shows' renewals were quite predicted. "Grimm" is averaging a 2.5 rating among adults 18-49 and 8.1 million total viewers on Friday nights. "Fire" posts an average of 10.6 million viewers and a 3.1 rating in the coveted demo, while its spin-off "P.D." is averaging a 2.5 rating among adults 18-49 and 8.9 million total viewers.
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L'Wren Scott's Death Ruled as Suicide

March 20, 2014 02:04:09 GMT


The death of designer L'Wren Scott was ruled as suicide by hanging, a spokesperson for New York City's medical examiner's office confirmed on Wednesday, March 19. "The manner of death was determined to be suicide," said the spokesperson, Julie Bolcer, as quoted by CNN. The officials also said that Scott's remains had been claimed.

Scott was found dead in her Manhattan apartment by her assistant on Monday. Her longtime boyfriend Mick Jagger was in Australia with The Rolling Stones when the news broke out. The legendary group has postponed their seven-date tour in Australia and New Zealand following the sad news.
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'Frozen' Soundtrack Spends Sixth Week at No. 1 on Billboard 200

March 20, 2014 01:56:11 GMT


The soundtrack album of Disney's "Frozen (2013)" returns to Billboard 200's No. 1. Nielsen SoundScan reports that the set, which jumps from last week's No. 3, is currently in its sixth non-consecutive week on the chart's top slot after selling 99,000 copies.

Released in November, "Frozen" soundtrack album has so far sold 1.4 million units with 338,000 sold in 2013. It becomes the first record to pass one million mark this year. Additionally, it becomes one of four soundtracks which manage to stay at No. 1 for six or more weeks. The last to spend more time at the top was the "Titanic" album (16 weeks in 1998).
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Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin Reunite for Netflix Comedy

March 20, 2014 01:49:35 GMT


Jane Fonda is reuniting on-screen with her "9 to 5" co-star Lily Tomlin. The two veteran actresses are set to star on Netflix original series "Grace and Frankie" created by "Friends" co-creator Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris ("Sullivan & Son").

The 13-episode comedy series focuses on longtime nemeses Grace (Fonda) and Frankie (Tomlin) whose lives are turned upside down when their husbands announce they are in love with each other and plan to get married. The women then find that their lives are permanently intertwined and, much to their surprise, they find they have each other.
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'The Giver' First Trailer Features Katie Holmes, Taylor Swift, and Meryl Streep

March 20, 2014 01:38:32 GMT


The very first trailer for a new young adult book adaptation, "The Giver", has arrived online. Katie Holmes, Taylor Swift, Jeff Bridges, Brenton Thwaites, and Meryl Streep are seen in this video. The sneak peek also teases the plot which revolves around a dystopian society where there is no pain and conflict.

"From great suffering, great pain came a solution," Streep who plays Chief Elder explains in a voiceover. "Communities, where disorder became harmony." However, "the way things look, and the way things are, are very different," warns Bridges' memory-bearing character.
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Pamela Anderson Bares Famous Breasts in NSFW Pics

March 20, 2014 01:07:07 GMT


Pamela Anderson proved that she could still amaze people with her body at 46. The former "Baywatch" actress posed for a series of new NSFW photos, baring her famous breasts in the pics.

Anderson went almost nude in the pics with only a feather boa and a pair of high heels to accentuate her sexy figure. The mother of two was photographed by Sante D'Orazio for the latest issue of Purple Magazine in which she gave an interview as well.
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Johnny Weir on Marriage Split: 'I've Been Sad for a Long Time'

March 20, 2014 00:37:18 GMT


Johnny Weir broke the news that he and his husband Victor Voronov had split. The Olympic figure skater announced on Twitter Wednesday, March 19, "It is with great sadness that I announce that my husband and I are no longer together. My heart hurts, and I wish him well."

Weir and lawyer Voronov were married in New York in 2011 on New Year's Eve. Weir said once that they had been going out for only a month before tying the knot in a small civil ceremony. Speaking of the marriage to Access Hollywood, Weir said, "A marriage between two guys is different than what I imagine a marriage between a man and a woman [to be]. I mean, we're both constantly trying to fight to wear the pants in the relationship. ... It's constant fireworks. It's very boom, boom, boom."
 
 
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