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March 22, 2014

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Lady GaGa Responds to Demi Lovato's Accusation of Her Vomit Stage Act

March 22, 2014 14:54:16 GMT


Lady GaGa offended several people when she took the stage at SXSW earlier this month with vomit artist Millie Brown. Demi Lovato was one of them. GaGa did not ignore her comment and has specifically responded to her accusation.

GaGa was accused of glorifying bulimia by having Brown barfed green liquid on her during "Swine" performance. Lovato tweeted after the performance, "Sad... As if we didn't have enough people glamorizing eating disorders already. Bottom line, it's not 'cool' or 'artsy' at all. Would you let someone bring a needle and shoot up on you? Addiction is addiction."
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James Franco and Seth Rogen Recreate Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's Vogue Cover

March 22, 2014 06:27:24 GMT


James Franco and his best friend Seth Rogen recreated the latest Vogue cover which features Kim Kardashian and Kanye West. Shortly after news of the couple being featured on the magazine's cover emerged, Franco took to Facebook to share his version.

In a photo uploaded on Friday, March 21, West and his fiance's faces have been digitally edited into Franco and Rogen's. "Seth! Love you, dog!" Franco simply wrote.
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ABC Family Drops 'Alice in Arabia' Following Muslim Outcry


March 22, 2014 06:08:23 GMT


ABC Family has scrapped the controversial "Alice in Arabia" pilot. After getting pressure from Muslim advocacy group, the network has finally pulled the plug on the project which would revolve around "an American teenage girl kidnapped by her extended royal Saudi Arabian family and forced to live with them."

"The current conversation surrounding our pilot was not what we had envisioned and is certainly not conducive to the creative process," an ABC Family spokesperson says in a statement released on Friday, March 21, "so we've decided not to move forward with this project."
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Drake Debuts New Song 'Call on Me' During U.K. Show

March 22, 2014 06:04:04 GMT


Drake treated fans with the first live performance of a new track when he brought his tour to National Indoor Arena in Birmingham, U.K. on Friday night, March 21. The slow-tempo R&B tune is reportedly titled "Call on Me".

The performance was recorded by a fan who attended the concert and later shared it on YouTube. It's still unclear whether or not the song is a leftover from his "Nothing Was the Same" album.
News > Movie News

Jesse Eisenberg and Dakota Fanning Plant Bomb in 'Night Moves' Trailer

March 22, 2014 06:01:29 GMT


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The first trailer for "Night Moves" is available for viewing pleasure. The video gives an idea of what kind of eco-terrorism planned by three radical environmentalists played by Jesse Eisenberg, Dakota Fanning and Peter Sarsgaard. The trio devises a plan to explode a hydroelectric dam in Oregon.

Directed by Kelly Reichardt, the drama has been screened at Venice and Toronto International Film Festivals last year. It will screen at the Tribeca Film Festival which will run from April 16 to April 27 before it opens in U.S. theaters starting May 30.
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Anita Baker on Arrest Warrant: 'I Feel Like I'm Being Terrorized'

March 22, 2014 05:57:48 GMT


Anita Baker has spoken up for the first time following an arrest warrant which was issued earlier this week in relation to a lawsuit launched by a company. Speaking to HipHollywood.com and The Insider, the veteran singer said, "I feel like I'm being terrorized."

In a phone conversation with Kevin Frazier on Friday, March 21, Baker said that she hired Ray A. Smith Painting and Decorating to repair water damage at her property in 2009. However, Baker said that she was not satisfied by the job after paying $60,000. She asked to company to redo the job, but they refused. Baker eventually finished the job herself.
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'Game of Thrones' Showrunners Locked for Two More Seasons

March 22, 2014 05:47:10 GMT


"Game of Thrones" may have unofficially secured a renewal for at least two more seasons. Showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss have signed a new deal that will keep them on the lead of the day-to-day operation on the HBO series through a presumed season six.

Entertainment Weekly is the first to break the news. HBO programming president Michael Lombardo previously told the site about the writer duo, "I've read a lot of scripts. David and Dan are not just good, they are exceptional writers. Their scripts are as dazzling as anything I've ever read."
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Miley Cyrus Spits Water on the Crowd During Concert

March 22, 2014 05:20:57 GMT


Miley Cyrus spat on fans who paid to watch her performing at her show in Tampa. During the Thursday, March 20 concert, the former Disney star walked around the stage while talking to the crowd before drinking from a bottle and spitting water all over them.

The 21-year-old singer, who took the stage in a sparkly red leotard, did it three times. However, her fans didn't seem to be bothered by the stunt. Instead, they enjoyed it as they're heard screaming and cheering.
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Ellen Page Eyed to Play John Belushi's Wife in Biopic

March 22, 2014 05:16:38 GMT


Ellen Page is in talks to join an Untitled John Belushi biopic. The Wrap learns that the Oscar-nominated "Juno" actress is considered to play John Belushi's wife, Judith Jacklin, in the movie which will be written and directed by Steve Conrad.

Judith, now known as Judy Belushi Pisano, was Belushi's high school sweetheart. They got married and remained together until his death in 1982. She serves as a producer for the pic and writes with Tanner Colby a book which the movie's script is based on.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Kate Upton Is the New Face of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics

March 22, 2014 05:09:09 GMT


Kate Upton has been announced as the new face of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics. The company shared the news of their partnership in a video released on Friday, March 21. Following Katie Holmes' steps, the 21-year-old model will start the campaign in July.

"So happy to finally announce I am the new face of @bobbibrown !! Honored to work with @justbobbibrown," the Sports Illustrated model said in a Twitter post. Bobbi Brown shared the same feelings, writing, "Excited to work w @KateUpton as new face of @BobbiBrown. She's beautiful, confident & creates her own rules."
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NBC's 'Rosemary's Baby' Debuts Creepy Teaser

March 22, 2014 04:43:26 GMT


NBC has just debuted a teaser video for its "Rosemary's Baby" remake. While it doesn't reveal any scenes from the upcoming miniseries, it does give a taste of the creepy feel that viewers will get when watching the show.

Showing the set in Paris, the video features the sound of a baby's cry as a baby buggy is seen on a balcony with a view of the city's most iconic site, The Eiffel Tower. A similar image is used for the show's newly-released poster, but unlike the teaser video, the promo art also features Zoe Saldana's Rosemary.
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Jake Gyllenhaal's 'Everest' Pushed Back to September 2015

March 22, 2014 04:25:29 GMT


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Universal has shifted a release date for "Everest (2015)", an adventure thriller starring Jake Gyllenhaal. The studio originally planned to release the film in 3D on February 27, 2015, but now has a change of heart and decides to delay it until September 18, 2015.

The film tells a tale based on the 1996 disastrous expedition to scale Mount Everest. Two different expeditions were hit by a sudden blinding storm, resulting in the death of some of the climbers. The movie will be sourced from various books and interviews with survivors.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Idina Menzel Addresses John Travolta's Oscar Blunder, Says They Are 'Buddies'

March 22, 2014 04:21:00 GMT


Idina Menzel talks about John Travolta's flub at the Oscars in a new interview with Billboard. Travolta mispronounced her name while introducing her performance at the awards show, calling the singer "Adele Dazeem." In the latest edition of the magazine, Menzel comments on the incident.

"That threw me for a minute, but then I just got back on track and reminded myself of where I was," the singer admits. "He was really gracious and sent this gorgeous email, and we're buddies and it's all cool," she continues saying. "Please. I mean, I've only benefited from it."
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Lady GaGa Shares a Preview of 'G.U.Y.' Music Video

March 22, 2014 04:04:38 GMT


The music video for Lady GaGa's newest single, "G.U.Y.", is currently on the way. To build the anticipation, the Mother Monster gave fans the first look at the upcoming visuals when she visited "Today" show on Friday, March 21.

The sneak-peek clip features synchronized swimmers and cameo appearances from the stars of "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills". As reported, the full music video will be premiered on NBC's "Dateline" on Saturday, March 22.
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Dakota Johnson in Talks to Play Johnny Depp's Love Interest in Whitey Bulger Film


March 22, 2014 03:44:18 GMT


Dakota Johnson could star in "Black Mass" after she's done with "Fifty Shades of Grey". According to a scoop from Deadline, the Anastasia Steele depicter is in negotiations to play a love interest to Johnny Depp's Whitey Bulger in the true-story pic.

Bulger became an FBI informant in taking down a Mafia family who invaded his turf. However, he was later outed as a criminal himself and went into hiding when the Feds closed in on their targets. He became a fugitive for years before being arrested in 2011.
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New 'Gotham' Photos Reveal Young Bruce Wayne and Catwoman

March 22, 2014 03:32:57 GMT


More "Gotham" citizens are revealed in photos from the set of the upcoming FOX series. Seen for the first time in the photos are young Bruce Wayne a.k.a. Batman portrayed by David Mazouz and young Selina Kyle/the future Catwoman played by Camren Bicondova.

Both stars pose together in one image, and Mazouz is also pictured with Grayson McCouch and Brette Taylor, who play Bruce's parents, when filming their scenes in New York. Additionally, Gotham has released an official photo of Bicondova as Catwoman.
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Johnny Weir and Victor Voronov's Dog Caught in Divorce Drama


March 22, 2014 03:28:54 GMT


Johnny Weir and Victor Voronov's divorce drama got uglier on Friday, March 21. According to TMZ, Weir and Voronov went to court that day. Voronov obtained restraining order against Weir after claiming that the figure skate star attacked him on March 5 by hitting him in the arm and throwing jewelry and a wooden Russian doll at him.

The judge then ordered Weir to collect his belongings from the couple's home in New Jersey in 30 minutes. According to sources, the figure skater got home with six police officers and he took his stuff such as various costumes, two TV sets and Hermes scarves while Voronov was still in court. Wier also took the family's dog Tema.
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'X-Men' Star Omar Sy Joins 'Jurassic World'

March 22, 2014 02:59:38 GMT


"Jurassic World" adds another actor to its cast ensemble. Omar Sy is tapped for the fourth installment of "Jurassic Park" franchise. "Fan of this saga from the beginning, I'm very proud to be part of the cast for JURASSIC WORLD," he tweeted.

What role Sy will play is unclear, but the actor who plays new mutant Bishop in "X-Men: Days of Future Past" will join Chris Pratt, Irrfan Khan, Bryce Dallas Howard, Ty Simpkins, Nick Robinson, Jake Johnson, and Vincent D'Onofrio who will play the main baddie.
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Video: Billy Joel and Jimmy Fallon Sing a Duet Using an iPad App

March 22, 2014 02:44:44 GMT


Billy Joel performed a duet with Jimmy Fallon when he made a guest appearance on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" on Thursday night, March 20. The veteran singer and the TV host formed a two-man Doo-Wop group with the help of an iPad app.

"You're one of my all-time favorites and just to even talk to you, I get a little nervous. But to sing with you is the craziest thing," Fallon told Joel before the performance. "And so I came up with an idea where maybe I could sing with you. See if you want to do this or not."
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Rep: Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky Welcome Twin Boys

March 22, 2014 02:28:23 GMT


Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky have welcomed two baby boys to the family. A representative for the "Thor" star confirms to E! Online that Pataky gave birth to the babies on Friday, March 21. Other info of the babies such as the names and weight was not revealed.

The couple reportedly went to Cedars Sinai Medical Center on Thursday. According to TMZ, Hemsworth was seen in the hallway with a security guard, while two other guards were outside Pataky's room.
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'Wolverine' Sequel Finds Its Writer

March 22, 2014 02:28:00 GMT


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FOX has nabbed a new writer for "The Wolverine" sequel. Deadline reports that David James Kelly, who wrote and directed short movies like "Stay Still" and "The Recruit", is confirmed to write a treatment for the upcoming third Wolverine solo film.

The sequel is planned for a March 3, 2017 release. Director James Mangold and main actor Hugh Jackman are expected to reprise their respective roles. It will be preceded by "X-Men: Apocalypse", a sequel to soon-to-be released "X-Men: Days of Future Past", on May 27, 2016.
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USA Officially Renews 'White Collar', Picks Up New Series 'Rush' and 'Complications'


March 22, 2014 02:12:57 GMT


"White Collar" is officially renewed. Following report that the police procedural drama series will get a shortened final season, USA Network now announces that it has ordered a six-episode season 6 of the show.

While confirming the renewal, the network does not reveal whether the upcoming season will be the last for the Matthew Bomer-starring series. It was previously reported that the cable channel would end the show due expensive production cost, despite the fact that "White Collar" is still a solid performer for the network.
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Second Weekend of Sasquatch! Music Festival Canceled

March 22, 2014 01:51:47 GMT


This year's Sasquatch! music festival was planned to take place in late May and in early July. However, the event's organizers have just announced that the second show scheduled for the Fourth of July weekend has been canceled

Jeff Trisler, president of Live Nation Seattle, explained the cancellation in a statement posted on the fest's website on Friday, March 21. "The Sasquatch! community has spoken. They continue to support the traditional Memorial Day Weekend event with great enthusiasm," the statement read.
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Lionsgate Greenlights 'Insurgent' After 'Divergent' Nabs $4.9M at Midnight Screening

March 22, 2014 01:48:42 GMT


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Summit's "Divergent" sequel, "Insurgent", is officially given a go by Lionsgate which acquired the "Twilight"-producing studio back in 2012. The decision was made following the impressive debut made by the first film during the midnight screening on Thursday, March 20.

The first installment of the new YA franchise collected a strong $4.9 million on its first day. Although the number is not as big as those made by Summit's "Twilight" and Lionsgate's "The Hunger Games", it's enough to make the follow-up get a vote of confidence from the parent company.
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L'Wren Scott's Representative Calls Reports of Financial Problems 'Extremely Hurtful'

March 22, 2014 01:43:46 GMT


Designer L'Wren Scott, who was found dead in her Manhattan apartment earlier this week, reportedly was in deep financial problem. A representative for PR Consulting which handles Scott and her fashion company, however, said that the claim was "inaccurate."

"The figures quoted in the media regarding the financial status of LS Fashion Limited are not only highly misleading and inaccurate but also extremely hurtful and disrespectful to the memory of L'Wren Scott," read a statement released on Friday, March 21. "Her business overall was only seven years old and although some areas of the business had not yet reached their potential other parts of her business were proving successful."
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ABC Launches New 'Bachelor' Spin-Off, 'Bachelor in Paradise'

March 22, 2014 01:34:14 GMT


Another "The Bachelor" spin-off is coming. ABC is launching "Bachelor in Paradise" this summer to bridge the gap between "The Bachelorette" and "The Bachelor". The network yanked "Bachelor Pad" from its line-up last summer.

Entertainment Weekly reports that the latest "Bachelor" spin-off will be in the same vein as "Bachelor Pad", but will be filmed in a tropical destination. The show will bring "Bachelor" fan favorites and villains to an "isolated romantic paradise," where they will live together over the course of six episodes.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Sarah Michelle Gellar Slams Kimye Vogue Cover, Anna Wintour Defends

March 22, 2014 00:34:52 GMT


Anna Wintour took the risk of losing readers when relenting to a Kanye West and Kim Kardashian cover on Vogue. The newly-revealed April cover has prompted protests from many including Sarah Michelle Gellar.

"Well.....I guess I'm canceling my Vogue subscription," Gellar tweeted on Friday, March 21 after the cover revelation. "Who is with me???" Many of her followers agreed with her but Kardashian's BFF Jonathan Cheban slammed her comment, retweeting, "Do u matter?"
News > Celebrity Gossip

Alyssa Milano and Husband Expecting Second Child

March 22, 2014 00:17:40 GMT


Alyssa Milano shared a "BIG, HUGE, HAPPY news" to her Twitter followers. The 41-year-old actress announced that she is expecting baby number two with talent agent husband David Bugliari.

"Ahem! Click here for some BIG, HUGE, HAPPY news," she tweeted a link to a drawing of a stork on her website. The revealed message was "We are so happy to share with you that Milo is going to be a big brother!"
 
 
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