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April 18, 2014

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George R. R. Martin Reveals the Size of a Fully Grown Dragon on 'Game of Thrones'

April 18, 2014 09:08:35 GMT


George R. R. Martin has revealed how big Daenerys Targaryen' dragons could be when they're fully grown. The author has posted an image showing Aegon the Conqueror on the back of his dragon, Balerion the Black Dread.

Martin has told Entertainment Wise that the picture represents his vision for what a fully grown dragon will look like. The image comes along with an excerpt from his upcoming companion book, "The World of Ice and Fire: The Untold History of Westeros and the World of Game of Thrones."
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Sky Ferreira Denies 'I Blame Myself' Video Is Racist

April 18, 2014 08:40:43 GMT


Sky Ferreira was accused of being a racist after she released the official music video for her single "I Blame Myself" earlier this week. Some people are not happy with the scenes showing the singer dancing and doing seemingly illegal activities with several African-American men.

They took to social media to voice their opinion about the men's appearances. "Almost touching black men doesn't make you cool, dangerous, or liberated in 2014," one person wrote on Twitter. "I'm tired of seeing black people used as props," another wrote on Facebook.
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Kim Novak Comments on Oscar Night 'Bullies'


April 18, 2014 08:39:21 GMT


Veteran actress Kim Novak has spoken out against "bullies" who made mean comments about her face on social media following her appearance at the Oscars earlier this year. In a phone interview with the Associated Press on Thursday, April 17 after releasing an open letter addressing the issue, she said, "It really did throw me into a tailspin and it hit me hard."

Talking from her home near the Rogue River in Oregon, the "Vertigo" star said that at first she just wanted to ignore them, but it hurt. "For days, I didn't leave the house, and it got to me like it gets kids and teenagers" who are attacked, the star shared.
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Bryan Singer No Longer Attending WonderCon to Promote 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'

April 18, 2014 08:14:11 GMT


Bryan Singer's appearance at WonderCon has been canceled following the sexual abuse allegation against him. He was supposed to join a panel this coming Saturday, April 19 to support "X-Men: Days of Future Past", but now producer/screenwriter Simon Kinberg is sent by Fox to replace the director.

A representative for the studio has also responded to the sexual abuse lawsuit, "These are serious allegations, and they will be resolved in the appropriate forum." The rep added, "This is a personal matter, which Bryan Singer and his representatives are addressing separately."
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Rosie O'Donnell Posts Before and After Photo of Her 50-Pound Weight Loss

April 18, 2014 08:10:06 GMT


Rosie O'Donnell shows off her weight loss. The comedienne has dropped around 50 pounds after undergoing gastric sleeve operations last year. "Almost 50 lbs off - I can see it now," she captions a before-and-after photo on Twitter that shows her slimmer look.

O'Donnell, 52, suffered heart attack in August 2012 after helping an "enormous" woman get out of a car. "A few hours later my body hurt, I had an ache in my chest both my arms were sore, everything felt bruised," she wrote on her blog back then.
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Iggy Azalea Partners With Rita Ora for 'Black Widow'

April 18, 2014 08:07:01 GMT


Just a few days before Iggy Azalea's "The New Classic" officially arrives, a track off the album hit the web on Thursday, April 17. The song titled "Black Widow" is the Australian rapper's collaboration with British beauty Rita Ora.

Produced by Benny Blanco and Stargate, the song features the two ladies talking about them dealing with break-ups and heartache. "It's like I loved you so much and now I just hate you/ Feeling stupid for all the time that I gave you/ I want it all or nothing for us, ain't no place no between/ Made me believe in what you say that you never mean," Azalea raps.
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ABC Removes Bryan Singer's Name From 'Black Box' Ads

April 18, 2014 08:05:34 GMT


The sexual abuse accusation against Bryan Singer has hurt the campaign of his new series "Black Box". ABC reportedly will re-edit commercials for the drama and remove his name as the show's executive producer.

The report came from Deadline whose source said a few commercials featuring his name have been pulled off from circulation. The bad press came just too close to the show's premiere which is next Thursday, April 24.
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Lindsay Lohan Confirms She Wrote List of Alleged Past Lovers

April 18, 2014 07:33:04 GMT


Lindsay Lohan has admitted to writing a list of stars she allegedly slept with. The actress made the revelation when she stopped by "Watch What Happens Live" with Andy Cohen on Thursday, April 17. "You know, I'm going to get serious for a second," Lohan started.

"That was actually my fifth step in AA at Betty Ford. And someone, when I was moving during the OWN show, must have taken a photo of it. And so that's a really personal thing and it's really unfortunate... I talk about it on the last episode on the OWN show, so to be continued," she added.
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Miley Cyrus Postpones Nashville and Louisville Shows, May Spend Weeks to Recover

April 18, 2014 07:15:44 GMT


Miley Cyrus has been forced to scrap more "Bangerz" shows as she remains hospitalized. After canceling her concerts in Kansas City and St. Louis earlier this week, the 21-year-old singer now announces that she'll postpone her upcoming shows in Nahsville and Louisville.

The two shows were originally scheduled for Friday, April 18 and Saturday, April 19 respectively. A rep for Cyrus has said that the Nashville concert has been rescheduled for August 7 while the Louisville concert will take place on August 9.
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Steven Spielberg Eying to Direct 'Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara'

April 18, 2014 06:44:59 GMT


Steven Spielberg is looking to make a true-story movie based on David Kertzer's novel titled "The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara". THR learns that the director will reunite with screenwriter Tony Kushner for the adaptation developed by Dreamworks in conjunction with The Weinstein Co.

The story is set in Bologna in the 1850s. It tells the story of a 6-year-old Jewish boy who was forcefully removed from his parents' home. He was sent to a monastery where Jews were converted into Catholics after the family's Catholic serving girl claimed she had secretly baptized him when he was an infant.
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Tom Cruise Is Not Dating Laura Prepon

April 18, 2014 06:42:54 GMT


Tom Cruise is not dating Laura Prepon despite reports claiming so. A report of the two's alleged romance first emerged in November and on Wednesday, April 16 a source told Page Six that Cruise and the "Orange Is the New Black" star were still together. "It's the buzz on the set of her show," the source said.

A representative for Cruise denied the November and the new report on Wednesday, telling media that there was no truth in the story. Prepon's camp also denied the claim.
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'Once Upon a Time' Execs Talking About 'Frozen' Crossover

April 18, 2014 06:40:56 GMT


With "Once Upon a Time" any crossover becomes possible. It has just been reported that the ABC series may present the Princess siblings from hit movie "Frozen (2013)" at some point.

The hint came from "Once Upon a Time" producers Eddie Kitsis and Adam Horowitz who told E! News that talks were underway to bring the "Frozen" characters to the show. Kristen Bell, who voiced Princess Anna in the movie, was invited to guest star.
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Future Debuts 'I Won' Music Video Ft. Kanye West

April 18, 2014 06:19:34 GMT


Future has reteamed with Kanye West for the official music video for their collaboration, "I Won". Arriving on Thursday, April 17, the clip which was mostly shot in black and white finds the two rappers spitting their verses on the beach.

The Hype Williams-directed visuals also gives some glimpses at several bikini-clad models writhing around in the sand and giving the camera some seductive looks. The video concludes with Future writing "I Won" in the sand.
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Singer Glen Campbell Reportedly Is Moved to Alzheimer's Care Facility

April 18, 2014 05:02:52 GMT


Grammy-winning singer Glen Campbell reportedly has been moved to a care facility, three years after he was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. A family friend told PEOPLE that the "Rhinestone Cowboy" singer was moved to the facility last week, adding, "I'm not sure what the permanent plan is for him yet. We'll know more next week."

Campbell opened up about the diagnosis in an interview in 2011 when he was planning goodbye concerts for fans. "Glen is still an awesome guitar player and singer. But if he flubs a lyric or gets confused on stage, I wouldn't want people to think, 'What's the matter with him? Is he drunk?' " his wife Kim Woolen said of revealing his condition back then.
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Robin Williams' 'Mrs. Doubtfire' Castmates React to Sequel Plan

April 18, 2014 04:37:27 GMT


Some of the cast members in "Mrs. Doubtfire" have responded to the sequel rumor. Mara Wilson and Lisa Jakub, who play Robin Williams' on-screen daughters, took to their social media to share their opinion on the matter. While the former is not really impressed, the latter is more open-minded.

"For the record, no, I do not have anything to do with the Mrs. Doubtfire sequel, nor will I," Mara replied to a question whether or not she would return for "Mrs. Doubtfire 2". The actress added, "I've been in some mediocre movies, but I've never been in a sequel. And I have no interest in being in one now."
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'Game of Thrones' Adds British Porn Stars to Play Prostitutes

April 18, 2014 04:32:06 GMT


"Game of Thrones" is about to get even raunchier. The hit HBO drama has cast two British porn stars, 23-year-old Jessica Jensen and 26-year-old Samantha Bentley, to play hookers.

Jenson revealed that she had been cast as an extra in the fantasy drama series, hoping that it will lead her to more mainstream gigs. "Game of Thrones was nothing like I'm used to but I got on with the job. It was a great honor," Jensen told The Sun from London, adding "I'd love a career in mainstream acting."
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Selena Gomez's New Song and Video May Be About Justin Bieber

April 18, 2014 04:24:54 GMT


Selena Gomez is readying a new song and a new music video, Ryan Seacrest has revealed. The TV host said during his radio show that he recently had a chance to enjoy Gomez's new music and watch the visuals before anyone else.

"I saw Selena the other night and she's got a big new song coming out and a really cool video she shot," he said. "The video's interesting. I don't want to tell you too much before it's officially done and this is the one that she's gonna release."
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Doctors Reportedly Are Unable to Reattach Andre Johnson's Penis Following Alleged Suicide Attempt


April 18, 2014 04:04:13 GMT


Rapper Andre Johnson, who jumped off an apartment building in North Hollywood on early Wednesday, April 16 allegedly to end his life, reportedly is in stable condition. The rapper leapt from a second floor balcony after cutting off his penis. Johnson was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center but TMZ now reports that doctors are unable to reattach the severed part.

Johnson a.k.a. Christ Bearer is a part of hip-hop group Northstar which was discovered by Wu-Tang Clan's frontman RZA. A strong-worded statement posted on the group's page, however, seemingly denied that Johnson was affiliated with Wu-Tang Clan. The post, which later was deleted, read, "Parental Advisory: Don't Believe the HYPE. This Mother F**ker Ain't Got S**t to do with The WUTANG Brand."
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James Franco Slams Critic Over Negative Review of His Play 'Of Mice and Men'

April 18, 2014 03:37:12 GMT


James Franco is not happy that his performance on Broadway show "Of Mice and Men" got negative feedback from New York Times' Ben Brantley. While posting on Instagram a glowing review from Variety, he adds an extra caption that fires back at the NYT critic.

"Sadly Ben Brantley and The NYT have embarrassed themselves. Brantley is such a little b*tch he should be working for Gawker.com instead of the paper of record. The theatre community hates him, and for good reason, HE's an idiot," he wrote in caps lock. The post has since been deleted but it has been screen-captured and spread on the internet.
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Ariana Grande Bares Her Legs in Single Artwork for Iggy Azalea-Assisted 'Problem'

April 18, 2014 03:28:46 GMT


Ariana Grande has started the countdown for her new single, "Problem". To build the anticipation, the singer has shared more details about the track that will serve as the lead cut off her upcoming sophomore album.

On Thursday, April 17, she unwrapped the single's cover art. In it, the Nickelodeon star can be seen flaunting her legs as she sits in a folding chair. The artwork also reveals that the song will feature a guest appearance from Australian raptress Iggy Azalea.
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Bryan Singer's Accuser Says He 'Was Raped Numerous Times'

April 18, 2014 03:09:58 GMT


A man who accuses Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him talked about the alleged action in a press conference on Thursday, April 17 in Los Angeles. Accompanied by his lawyer Jeff Herman, the plaintiff Michael F. Egan III told reporters that the sexual abuse started when he was 15 until the age of 17 at a house in Encino, Hawaii and other states.

"I was raped numerous times in that house, by numerous individuals. You were like a piece of meat to these people," Egan said, as quoted by The Hollywood Reporter. Egan alleged that the abuse took place amid "sordid parties" at the Encino mansion called the M & C Estate, whose residents were Marc Collins-Rector and Chad Shackley.
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Dexter Roberts Eliminated From 'American Idol' Top 7


April 18, 2014 02:22:38 GMT


Ryan Seacrest was missing from the opening of "American Idol" result show on Thursday, April 17 night. Instead, Kevin Bacon popped up to steal Seacrest's iconic line, "This is American Idol!" It was a cross promotion for Bacon's FOX crime drama "The Following".

After a Mustang commercial featuring the Top 7 and some comments from Randy Jackson about last night's performances, Seacrest started the whole elimination process. First one to get sent to the safe bench was Jena Irene. Alex Preston followed her trail while Dexter Roberts landed in the bottom two. The next names called to enter the Top 6 were Caleb Johnson, C.J. Harris and Sam Woolf. That left Jessica Meuse in the bottom two.
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Clint Eastwood's 'Jersey Boys' Trailer: The Trials and Triumphs of Four Seasons

April 18, 2014 02:18:37 GMT


The first trailer for Clint Eastwood's "Jersey Boys" is made available for viewing pleasure. It revisits the glory days of Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito, and Nick Massi as they took the world by storm in mid-1960s under the name The Four Seasons.

An adaptation of the band's Broadway musical, the movie will revolve around the foursome's zero-to-hero story. It will follow the rise, the tough times and personal clashes, and the ultimate triumph of a group of friends whose music became a symbol of a generation.
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Joey Fatone Says '100 Percent No' to NSYNC Reunion

April 18, 2014 02:15:24 GMT


NSYNC excited fans when they briefly reunited to honor member Justin Timberlake at the MTV Video Music Awards back in August. However, another member Joey Fatone recently told fans that they shouldn't expect another NSYNC reunion anytime soon.

"It was fun, it was interesting, but I don't know if it's ever going to happen again," Fatone said of his group's reunion in a recent interview with Huffington Post. "I don't know whether or not something will ever happen again, but again you always say never say never because that happened. That was never gonna happen and all of a sudden it did happen."
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'Orange Is the New Black' Season 2 Trailer Introduces the Newbies

April 18, 2014 01:59:25 GMT


Jenji Kohan's "Orange Is the New Black" has unleashed the second season trailer. The impression that the trailer gives is dark, in the way the ladies will encounter new difficulties and new complicated-looking characters.

Trailer kicks off with the revelation that Piper has been put in solitary after beating the crap out of Pennsatucky in the season 1 finale. "Sadly, it's starting to feel like home in here," she says rubbing the wall as an official visits her cell.
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Nobel-Winning Author Gabriel Garcia Marquez Dies at 87

April 18, 2014 01:56:44 GMT


Nobel-winning author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who is popular for his work "One Hundred Years of Solitude" among others, has passed away. He was 87. Garcia Marquez died at his home in Mexico City on Thursday, April 17. He was released from hospital last week after being treated for pneumonia.

Many people including world leaders took to Twitter to pay tribute after learning of the sad news. "The world has lost one of its greatest visionary writers - and one of my favorites from the time I was young," read a statement from President Barack Obama.
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'Maps to the Stars', 'Clouds of Sils Maria', and 'Foxcatcher' Among 2014 Cannes Lineup

April 18, 2014 01:40:22 GMT


Cannes Film Festival announces official selections for the upcoming 67th annual event. David Cronenberg's satire drama "Maps to the Stars" starring Robert Pattinson, Olivier Assayas' drama "Clouds of Sils Maria" starring Kristen Stewart, and Bennett Miller's true-story pic "Foxcatcher" starring Channing Tatum and Steve Carell are among the competition lineup.

Also competing for Palme d'Or are a thriller "The Captive" led by Ryan Reynolds, Tommy Lee Jones' western drama "The Homesman" that features Meryl Streep and Hilary Swank, and a movie about British painter J. M. W. Turner called "Mr. Turner" as well as a biopic of French designer Yves Saint Laurent titled "Saint Laurent".
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The CW's Summer Premiere Dates Announced

April 18, 2014 00:39:17 GMT


There is more than reruns this summer on The CW. The network has announced its summer premiere dates for returning shows as well as new series such as "Famous in 12", "Backpackers" and "Seed".

"Whose Line Is It Anyway?" moves to new night, Mondays, starting from June 2 at 8/7c. The long-awaited "Beauty and the Beast", which has been off air since March, premieres on the same night at 9/8c.
 
 
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