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May 13, 2014

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'Arrow' Season 2 Finale Preview Shows The Flash in Action

May 13, 2014 09:17:07 GMT


Having a tie-in with "The Flash", "Arrow" is made use by The CW to promote its upcoming superhero series. The season finale preview of the sophomore series includes a glimpse at Barry Allen's alter ego showing off his power, running accross a field in super speed.

Fans can expect a longer look at the spin-off series by tuning into the season 2 finale of "Arrow", which will feature an epic showdown involving Slade's Blood Cult and Oliver's camp. Titled "Unthinkable", the episode will air Wednesday, May 14 at 8/7c on The CW.
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Peaches Geldof's Home Ransacked by Thieves Twice Since Her Death

May 13, 2014 09:06:40 GMT


A home which Peaches Geldof shared with her husband and their children has been raided by burglars twice since her death last month. The five-bedroom house, which is located in Wrotham, was first broken into only a week after Geldof's passing, Kent police said.

During the first incident in mid-April, the thieves took a lawnmower. Burglars did not have a chance to steal anything during the second incident after police arrived within five minutes. They tried to gain entry after breaking security cameras which set off the alarm.
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Imagine Dragons to Perform New Song at 'Transformers 4' World Premiere in Hong Kong


May 13, 2014 08:43:12 GMT


Imagine Dragons has recorded a new song for "Transformers: Age of Extinction" and they will perform it during the movie's upcoming world premiere in Hong Kong on June 19. The news was announced on Monday, May 12 by director Michael Bay.

According to a statement posted on his website, the song is called "Battle Cry" and it will be used in "critical points in the film." "The band contributed original music during the scoring process by recording cues with Jablonsky, the film's composer, and Hans Zimmer, who assisted in the process," the statement adds.
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FOX Debuts Trailers for New Series 'Empire', 'Backstrom', 'Gracepoint' and More

May 13, 2014 08:39:29 GMT


After announcing its fall 2014 line-up, FOX has introduced some of its new series by releasing the first trailers. Terrence Howard stars in two of them, "Empire" and "Wayward Pines".

Howard takes a lead role in "Empire", playing the head of a music empire who learns he has a disease that is going to render him crippled and incapacitated in a matter of three years. Now he must groom one of his three sons to take over his crowning achievement, without destroying his already fractured family. From Academy Award nominee Lee Daniels and Emmy Award winner Danny Strong, the drama is also supported by Taraji P. Henson, Jussie Smollett, Bryshere Gray and Trai Byers.
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Clay Aiken's Congressional Opponent Keith Crisco Dies

May 13, 2014 08:18:50 GMT


Keith Crisco, a businessman who competed in Democratic primary against Clay Aiken in North Carolina, has passed away. According to a statement released by his family, Crisco passed away at the age of 71 on Monday, May 12 following an accidental fall at his home in Asheboro, N.C.

Aiken and Crisco were locked in a tight battle in the Tuesday, May 6 election. As reported by New York Daily News, both of them garnered about 40 percent of vote by Monday, but Aiken was ahead with 369 votes.
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Tom Cruise Fighting Octopus-Like Robots in New 'Edge of Tomorrow' Trailer

May 13, 2014 08:03:50 GMT


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"Edge of Tomorrow" unleashes an extended trailer that features a lot of new footage. The new video reveals more about the plot details and gives a longer look at the octopus-like robots that storm the earth in a devastating war against aliens depicted in this Doug Liman-directed sci-fier.

Tom Cruise plays a new recruit who finds himself waking up in the past and repeatedly returning to war and reliving a fatal battle. As he passes through the time loop, he meets a more-experienced female soldier (Emily Blunt) who offers to train him so that he can survive the war.
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Trey Songz's New Tracks 'Foreign' and 'Change Your Mind' Land Online

May 13, 2014 07:43:36 GMT


Trey Songz has previewed his next album "Trigga" with two new songs. Those tracks are available for free download after fans pre-order the singer's upcoming sixth studio effort on iTunes.

The first track is titled "Foreign". In the exotic mid-tempo club-friendly song, Trey is featured singing about falling in love with a foreigner. "Colombiano, yeah I love that/ I love her if she speak another language/ She be doing things I never seen/ I think I might have hit it in my dreams," he sings.
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Kelly Rowland and Tim Witherspoon Get Married in a 'Simple' Wedding

May 13, 2014 07:22:13 GMT


Kelly Rowland reportedly now is a married woman. Multiple sources claim that the former Destiny's Child member and her manager boyfriend Tim Witherspoon got married in a private ceremony a few days ago. According to Us Weekly, the pair tied the knot on Friday, May 9 in Costa Rica.

"It was a quick, simple ceremony - only around 30 people," a source says. Beyonce Knowles and her sister Solange Knowles reportedly were among the guests at the nuptials. In a photo posted on that day, the "Halo" singer seemingly dressed as a bridesmaid, captioning the Instagram photo with a simple "Good morning."
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Sam Worthington and Jim Sturgess Commit Crime in 'Kidnapping Freddy Heineken' Trailer

May 13, 2014 07:11:53 GMT


The first trailer for thriller "Kidnapping Freddy Heineken" has arrived for viewing pleasure. It stars Sam Worthington, Jim Sturgess, and Ryan Kwanten as the infamous kidnappers of Dutch beer mogul Freddy Heineken. They are joined in the cast by Dutch actor Mark van Eeuwen and Aussie star Thomas Cocquerel.

The movie is based on a real-life incident happening in 1983 when Heineken was kidnapped along with his driver Ab Doderer. The grandson of the Heineken brewery founder and his chauffeur were released after a ransom of 35 million Dutch guilders, $50 million now, was paid. It was the largest ransom ever paid back then.
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ABC News Building Renamed After Barbara Walters

May 13, 2014 07:02:01 GMT


ABC News renamed its Upper West Side headquarters in honor of Barbara Walters, who will retire later this week. The renaming of the Manhattan building, which is now called The Barbara Walters Building, was made official in a ceremony on Monday, May 12.

"I'm not going to cry. I make other people cry but I'm not going to cry," the 84-year-old said at the event attended by colleagues Diane Sawyer, Robin Roberts (II) and Disney chief Bob Iger. She added that her legacy was "paving the way for so many of you fabulous women who are here tonight."
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Jennifer Esposito Reacts to Speculations That She Trashed Bradley Cooper in New Memoir

May 13, 2014 06:35:55 GMT


Jennifer Esposito has addressed speculations that she slammed her ex-husband Bradley Cooper in her new memoir "Jennifer's Way". Some people assume that the star is referring to the "Silver Linings Playbook" actor when she talks about an ex in the new book, saying that he is a "funny, smart, cocky, arrogant, and a master manipulator."

In a statement to PEOPLE, the former "Blue Bloods" actress expresses disappointment that public focused on that part instead of her battle with celiac disease. "This book is about my journey with celiac disease and only that," she explains. "To refer to anything other than the subject at hand or to make this book about anything else is an insult to me and this disease that plagues so many."
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Justin Timberlake Calls Decision to Leave NSYNC 'Bittersweet'

May 13, 2014 06:25:44 GMT


It's been 12 years since Justin Timberlake left his popular boyband NSYNC to focus on his solo career. Now, he explained his much-criticized decision to part ways with bandmates Joey Fatone, JC Chasez, Lance Bass and Chris Kirkpatrick.

"I would wake up every morning feeling this more and more of an urge to step out on my own," he said during the Sunday, May 11, season premiere of "Oprah's Master Class". The pop/R&B superstar then added that his choice drew many backlash.
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'Guardians of the Galaxy' Star Dave Bautista Tapped for 'Kickboxer' Remake

May 13, 2014 06:01:21 GMT


Remake of Jean-Claude Van Damme's 1989 cult movie "Kickboxer" is announced with pro fighters joining the cast. Dave Bautista who plays Drax the Destroyer in Marvel/Disney's "Guardians of the Galaxy" is among the ensemble.

He is joined by UFC champion Georges St-Pierre who plays Batroc in "Captain America: The Winter Soldier". The main character Kurt Sloane, made famous by Van Damme, will be played by stuntman and martial artist Alain Moussi.
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'Dancing with the Stars' Eliminates Early Frontrunner

May 13, 2014 05:30:15 GMT


It was a shocking elimination on "Dancing with the Stars" Monday, May 12. Charlie White, who became an early frontrunner as soon as the 18th edition of the dancing competition began, and his partner Sharna Burgess got the boot in the latest episode.

"What's about to happen is arguably the biggest shock of the season - of many seasons," host Tom Bergeron warned viewers before announcing the results. "Our judges are shocked. I'm shocked," co-host Erin Andrews said later.
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Donald Sterling Slams Magic Johnson in CNN Interview

May 13, 2014 05:05:21 GMT


Donald Sterling has spoken up and apologized after he was caught making racist remarks during an argument with his girlfriend. The L.A. Clippers owner sat down with Anderson Cooper for an interview with CNN, aired on Monday, May 12, and said that he was sorry for making "terrible mistake." The billionaire, however, made another controversial statement regarding Magic Johnson and his HIV status during the chat.

"Well, what kind of a guy goes to every city, has sex with every girl, then he catches HIV? Is that someone we want to respect and tell our kids about?" he said in the interview. "I think he should be ashamed of himself. I think he should go into the background. But what does he do for the black people? He doesn't do anything."
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Aaron Johnson Could Return for 'Kick-Ass 3'

May 13, 2014 04:56:15 GMT


It sounds like Aaron Johnson who played the title role in the first two "Kick-Ass" movies might be up to reprise his superhero character in the third installment if it gets made. While he is not signed on for the possible threequel, it might be a possibility.

"I'm not contracted to do three but I wasn't contracted to do No. 2 either, so you know," he said during a press conference for his new film "Godzilla". "I can't rule it out ..." His co-star Bryan Cranston jokingly chimed in, "How about Kick-Ass vs. Godzilla?"
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Usher Performs New Track 'Good Kisser' on 'The Voice'

May 13, 2014 04:41:01 GMT


Usher didn't only serve as a coach in the Monday, May 12 episode of "The Voice", but he also hit the stage of the singing competition as a performer. The R&B singer excited the crowd with the first live performance of his newest track called "Good Kisser".

He appeared in front of a bright neon light that looked similar to the one used in the track's official music video. The 35-year-old star showed off his smooth vocals and some impressive choreography while being joined by several backing dancers.
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Video: Miley Cyrus Straddles a Giant Inflatable Penis Onstage During London Gig

May 13, 2014 04:25:04 GMT


Miley Cyrus had a big raunchy surprise when she played a gig at G.A.Y. club in London recently. The 21-year-old singer brought out a huge inflatable penis and simulated some sexual acts with it as she performed her songs.

Dressed in sparkling silver leotard, Cyrus was seen straddling the giant penis in a provocative manner. She was later seen simulating oral sex by attempting to put the blow-up into her mouth. She took a picture of the latter act and posted it on Instagram.
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NBC Announces 'The Music Man' Live Production for 2015

May 13, 2014 04:19:19 GMT


NBC will take on "The Music Man" for another live musical production. The network announces plans for its third musical event while still preparing for a live version of "Peter Pan", which will follow up the successful "The Sound of Music Live!".

No air date is set for the live version of "The Music Man" but considering that the live "Peter Pan", which is eyed for a December 4 premiere, is still in the the casting stage, the "Music Man" may arrive as early as 2015. Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, who serve as executive producers for both "The Sound of Music Live!" and "Peter Pan" live productions, are expected to return for the live "Music Man".
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Report: Adam Driver to Play Han Solo and Princess Leia's Son in 'Star Wars Episode 7'

May 13, 2014 03:59:01 GMT


Details of Adam Driver's character in "Star Wars Episode 7" may have been revealed. A previous rumor said he landed a role "in the vein of iconic 'Star Wars' villain Darth Vader," and now a report suggests he will play Han Solo and Princess Leia's son.

Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher are back reprising their roles as Han Solo and Princess Leia respectively. According to a scoop from Jedi News, their son "will be seduced to the Dark Side, and a main plot point for the movie will be their attempt to rescue him."
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Miley Cyrus Seemingly Slams Liam Hemswoth in Concert Rant


May 13, 2014 03:56:23 GMT


Miley Cyrus seemingly blasted her ex-fiance Liam Hemsworth during a recent gig at London's G-A-Y Club. The former star of "Hannah Montana" had a show at London's G-A-Y Club on Friday, May 9 where she launched an expletive-fueled rant when introducing her smashing hit "Wrecking Ball".

"And every time you get in your car, you're going to hear my f**king song on the f**king radio, you piece of s**t. That's right. And then I'm gonna take all my clothes off, I'm gonna sit on a big, giant d**k - sometimes two - I'm gonna swing around, and then I'm gonna hold the record for the most-watched music video on Vevo. So then - you know, you can tell a lot about a person - I think you can tell how big their d**k is by how much confidence they have usually, and if I was a dude I'd probably have a really big dick, 'cause I feel really good about myself now," she told the audience.
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Kelly Rowland, Spike Lee and More Tapped for Pepsi's New Visual Album

May 13, 2014 03:34:56 GMT


Pepsi has tapped a few big names in both music and film for their just-announced visual album. Titled "Beats of the Beautiful Game", the project is made to celebrate soccer during the upcoming World Cup.

Kelly Rowland is one of the musicians whose work will be featured in the album. The former Destiny's Child member's new song called "The Game" is set to come along with its accompanying music video that was directed by filmmaker Spike Lee.
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'Modern Family' Previews a Bump on Mitch and Cam's Wedding Day

May 13, 2014 03:28:55 GMT


The long-awaited "Modern Family" wedding is finally happening. In anticipation of the big day for their characters, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Eric Stonestreet stopped by "Good Morning America" on Monday, May 12 to share a sneak peek at the wedding.

The short clip does not feature any footage from the nuptials, but gives a look at a bump on Mitch and Cam's wedding day. Mitch tries to calm Cam down as the latter gets anxious when learning that he doesn't have his tuxedo.
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Zack Snyder Teases Batmobile for Superman Vs. Batman Film


May 13, 2014 03:27:05 GMT


How Batmobile will look like in the upcoming Superman vs. Batman movie is teased by director Zack Snyder. On Twitter, he posts a picture of the Dark Knight's iconic ride. The vehicle is parked in what looks like an industrial building.

Only the two back wheels are showing while the rest part of it is covered in a tarp. The full reveal could happen soon as the helmer wrote, "Could be time to pull the tarp...Tomorrow?"
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Widow of Driver Killed in Paul Walker's Fiery Car Crash Sues Porsche

May 13, 2014 03:13:08 GMT


The widow of Paul Walker's friend Roger Rodas who died alongside the actor in a fiery car crash late last year has filed a wrongful death and negligence lawsuit against Porsche, alleging that faulty mechanics contributed to the tragic crash. Kristine Rodas filed the lawsuit on Monday, May 12 in Los Angeles, saying that the 2005 Porsche Carrera GT driven by her husband had a flaw in the suspension.

"The failure of the suspension component allowed the right rear wheel to twist to a left steer attitude ... Despite Mr. Rodas' attempt to steer the vehicle left in order to stay on the road, the Porsche continued its path off-road, ultimately ending in the fatal crash," read the suit, as quoted by Radar Online.
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Jermaine Jackson: Michael Jackson's Posthumous Album Disappoints Me

May 13, 2014 02:47:09 GMT


Jermaine Jackson is not a fan of Michael Jackson's new posthumous album, "Xscape". In a new interview with TMZ, the late King of Pop's older brother talked about the 8-track new record which was executive produced by Timbaland.

The 59-year-old star said that he hadn't listened to the LP in its entirety. "I heard some of the songs, I love 'Xscape', but I haven't heard the whole CD yet so until I hear it I can't give you an honest opinion. We have nothing to do with that, it's all the estate," he told the site.
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Sherri Shepherd Files Her Own Divorce Papers

May 13, 2014 02:42:59 GMT


Sherri Shepherd may remain mum about her split from husband Lamar Sally on "The View" and her Twitter page but she quietly slapped him with a divorce filing. The talk show co-host filed her own divorce documents a week after Sally filed for legal separation from her.

Shepherd filed her documents in New Jersey, citing irreconcilable differences. According to TMZ, Shepherd made no mention about their unborn child, a baby boy who is due in July via surrogate, in her filings. Sally wanted a full legal and physical custody of the baby with "reasonable" visitation for Shepherd.
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'Transformers: Age of Extinction' New Poster and Stills Show Off New Weapons

May 13, 2014 02:22:32 GMT


A giant robot T-Rex becomes the centerpiece of "Transformers: Age of Extinction" new poster. Fans are given a closer and detailed look of Optimus Prime riding the Grimlocks while holding his gigantic sword.

Beside the main key art, Paramount Pictures has also released several other stills from the movie that boast the new weapons. Bumblebee is seen with star-alike plates on his arms and a gun which is slightly different from the one he used in the last film. Optimus Prime's power sword is given a close-up look in one of the pics.
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FOX's Fall 2014 Schedule: 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' Moved to Sunday, 'Glee' Bumped to Midseason

May 13, 2014 02:15:36 GMT


FOX has become the second network to announce its 2014 fall schedule after NBC. New series "Gotham" kicks off the line-up on Mondays at 8 P.M., paired with "Sleepy Hollow" which returns to its Monday, 9 P.M. slot.

In its 10th season, "Bones" is migrating to a tentpole slot on Thursdays at 8 P.M., followed by "Gracepoint", an adaptation of British crime drama series "Broadchurch", at 9 P.M. Another big transition is the move of "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" from Tuesdays to Sundays at 8:30 P.M.
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Judge Orders Investigation Into Ailing Casey Kasem's Location

May 13, 2014 02:11:48 GMT


A judge is concerned about Casey Kasem's whereabouts and launched an investigation into the issue after a lawyer for Casey's wife said that the ailing radio personality was removed from the country and he did not know where Casey was. On Monday, May 12, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Daniel S. Murphy ordered an investigator to seek information on Casey's location.

"I have no idea where he is," said Craig Marcus, an attorney for Jean Kasem's wife, as quoted by The Associated Press. "Your statement concern me even more," the judge said. Marcus added that Casey's wife had the right to move the voice actor to other facilities as she saw fit.
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Dr. Dre's $3M Lawsuit Against Death Row Records Dismissed

May 13, 2014 01:50:36 GMT


Earlier this year, Dr. Dre filed a new lawsuit against his former label Death Row Records. Now, TMZ reports that the suit, which finds the rapper/businessman demanding $3 million from the bankrupt label, has been dismissed by judge.

Dre was seeking compensation for back payments from mechanical royalties, artist-producer royalties, digital sales and other items which were earned when the label was going through bankruptcy. He hoped he would get paid before the long list of creditors whom the label also owed money to.
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Jennifer Esposito Called Ex-Husband Bradley Cooper 'Cocky, Arrogant'

May 13, 2014 01:13:33 GMT


Jennifer Esposito put ex-husband Bradley Cooper in a bad light. The "Blue Bloods" actress wrote about a past relationship in her new book "Jennifer's Way", detailing the way things fell out between them in such a short time.

"Finding someone to love, who loved me, in this lonely city of Los Angeles was seeming more and more impossible every day. Then I met someone and accepted a date," the actress said in the book without mentioning Cooper. "I should have noticed the red flags from the beginning - actually, they were more like an entire marching band squad of red flags - but I ignored them because, honestly, I didn't think the relationship was really going to go anywhere."
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Octavia Spencer Joins 'Insurgent' as Amity Leader

May 13, 2014 00:37:30 GMT


The "Divergent" sequel, "Insurgent" has added Octavia Spencer to its cast list. Lionsgate announced on Monday, May 12 that the Academy Award winner is to play Johanna, the leader of Amity faction, whom the main characters seek help from during the crisis.

Johanna's faction is dedicated to peacefulness, kindness, forgiveness, trust, self-sufficiency and neutrality. In the second film, Tris searches for allies and answers in the dystopian ruins of a futuristic Chicago while on the run with Four and hunted by the leader of the power-hungry Erudite elite.
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Hotel Releases Statement on Video Showing Solange Knowles' Attack on Jay-Z

May 13, 2014 00:13:54 GMT


The surveillance video capturing Solange Knowles going berserk at her brother-in-law Jay-Z quickly became viral. Standard Hotel in New York's Meatpacking District, which housed the event the stars attended, promised that they would investigate the person behind the video leak.

"We are investigating with the utmost urgency the circumstances surrounding the situation and, as is our customary practice, will discipline and prosecute the individuals involved to our fullest capacity," the hotel said in a statement on Monday, May 12. They made no mention of Jay-Z, Solange or Beyonce Knowles.
 
 
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