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May 14, 2014

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'Two and a Half Men' to End After Upcoming Season 12

May 14, 2014 16:27:20 GMT

"Two and a Half Men" is announcing its series finale. The long-running show will take a bow with the upcoming 12th season, CBS announces. The creator, Chuck Lorre, "will be creating a season-long event to send it off," said Nina Tassler, the network's chief.

"Chuck is very psyched about this," she told reporters at a news conference in New York. "He's got some great ideas and very big surprises."
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Angelina Jolie Talks Planning Wedding With Her Children

May 14, 2014 15:50:53 GMT

Angelina Jolie engaged to Brad Pitt opens up about her wedding plan. No date is announced so far, but the actress says they are already discussing it with their kids, Maddox, 12, Pax, 10, Zahara, 9, Shiloh, 7, and twins Knox and Vivienne, 5.

"We are discussing it with the children and how they imagine it might be," the mother of six reveals in a new interview for her cover story in the latest issue of PEOPLE magazine, "which is verging on hysterical, how kids envision a wedding."
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Video Premiere: Michael Jackson's 'Love Never Felt So Good' Ft. Justin Timberlake

May 14, 2014 15:12:33 GMT

A music video in support of Michael Jackson's latest posthumous single "Love Never Felt So Good" is made available for viewing pleasure. It features vintage footage of Jacko busting his signature moves in various sets. Those old-schooled clips are mixed with new scenes showing various dancers breakdancing to the song and imitating the King of Pop's routine.

"Love Never Felt So Good" is one of the materials from Michael's vault re-worked for his second posthumous album, "Xscape". A first look at the music video was offered by Justin Timberlake on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" before it went viral. The former NSYNC member who is featured on the classy disco song also stars in the nostalgic video.
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Anna Gunn Would Love to Reprise 'Breaking Bad' Role on 'Better Call Saul'

May 14, 2014 09:27:05 GMT

"Better Call Saul" may feature more characters from "Breaking Bad". In addition to Bob Odenkirk and Jonathan Banks who have been set to reprise their roles as Saul Goodman and Michael "Mike" Ehrmantraut respectively, Aaron Paul and Bryan Cranston were reportedly interested in returning for the spin-off and now Anna Gunn could be added to the mix.

Speaking to E! News about her new show "Gracepoint", she spares time to address speculation that she may appear on the spin-off series. "I heard a little rumor of that, but I don't know how that's possible," she admits.
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Demi Lovato Teams Up With Lovatics for 'Really Don't Care' Lyric Video

May 14, 2014 09:07:50 GMT

Demi Lovato has just unveiled the official lyric video for her newly-announced single, "Really Don't Care". The singer enlisted the help of some of her Lovatics for the three-and-a-half-minute clip which hit Vevo on early Wednesday, May 14.

It shows some fans standing in front of a white backdrop as they lip-sync the up-tempo pop song and dance to it. Lovato will sometime make an appearance with the fans to sing and dance with them while the song's lyrics, written in bright-colored letters, flash on the screen.
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Michael Jackson's Estate Lawyer Says New Sexual Abuse Allegations Are 'False'

May 14, 2014 08:54:21 GMT

Michael Jackson's estate recently was hit with new sexual abuse accusations, but a lawyer for the estate said that the claims were "false." On May 12, The Daily Beast reported that a man named James Safechuck, who starred in a 1987's Pepsi ad with the King of Pop when he was a child, filed a sexual assault complaint on Friday, alleging that the star molested him for several years starting when he was 10 years old.

The new claim was added into a suit filed by Wade Robson in May 2013. Robson previously testified in Jackson's defense during the star's child molestation trial in 2005, but he later changed his mind. Safechuck, who previously was named as potential victim in the case, denied that Jackson inappropriately touched him back then.
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'The Voice': Carson Daly Addresses Instant Save Backlash


May 14, 2014 08:37:21 GMT

Instant Save which was introduced on "The Voice" last season may have allowed viewers to get involved more with the show, but some are not pleased with how it has affected the results so far. With only a week before the season 6 finals, host Carson Daly addresses the criticisms of the Twitter Save.

"I love the Twitter Save, but there's definitely been some backlash," he acknowledges. "I see it online - maybe more because I'm from L.A., and the West Coast still doesn't have a clear grip on how they can participate."
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'X-Men' Producer Reveals Two Options for Deadpool Movie

May 14, 2014 08:36:44 GMT

Deadpool movie has long been discussed, and "X-Men" producers repeatedly assured fans that the project was happening. So, what's the holdup? During "X-Men: Days of Future Past" premiere in London, Lauren Shuler Donner said they were still deciding whether to make an R-rated film on shoestring budget or "push the boundaries of PG-13."

"We so want to make it. We're getting there. I think it will, but one thing now is the rating," so she explained. "If we make it a smaller budget movie, we can go for the R-Rating. If not, then we push the boundaries of PG-13 which is alright too. We just don't want to saturate the market to the point where it's just not special anymore."
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Pharrell Debuts Japanese Version of 'Happy' Music Video

May 14, 2014 08:28:52 GMT

That 24-hour music video for "Happy" is still not enough. On Tuesday, May 13, Pharrell Williams continued his mission to spread happiness worldwide by dropping a Japanese version of his wildly popular hit single.

Directed by pal and frequent collaborator Nigo, the new clip still involves a lot of dance moves. However, this time Skateboard P is joined by a bunch of Japan's famous faces including hip-hop group Teriyaki Boyz, singer Toshinobu Kubota and some members of boyband EXILE.
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'The Bachelorette' Star Andi Dorfman 'Devastated' by Contestant Eric Hill's Death

May 14, 2014 08:09:30 GMT

Andi Dorfman opens up about the death of "The Bachelorette" contestant Eric Hill in a new interview with PEOPLE. Hill passed away on April 23 at the age of 31 following a paragliding accident and Dorfman said she was "devastated" after learning of his passing.

"When I heard the news, I was devastated. Shock, devastation, grief. It's something you never could have predicted [or] expected," she said. Calling Hill a "part of our family," Dorfman continued, "And I had just seen him. He was a member of our cast and we had an inherent bond. The [other contestants] shared that bond too. It was shocking and devastating to all of us and it's still a tough thing that we're going through."
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Scarlett Johansson Is Impossible to Defeat in International Trailer for 'Lucy'

May 14, 2014 07:43:55 GMT

Luc Besson's sci-fi action "Lucy" unleashes a new trailer featuring some new footage. In this film, Scarlett Johansson is immune to pain as well as other discomforts. She is also able to do things she's never done before, like shooting with extreme accuracy and controlling the elements around her.

Set in a world that is run by the mob, street gangs, drug addicts and corrupted cops, the movie follows the titular character who is forced to become a drug mule. When the drug planted inside her tummy goes into her system instead, she is transformed into a superhuman and turns the table on her captors.
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Bella Thorne Premieres Debut Single 'Call It Whatever'

May 14, 2014 07:43:37 GMT

Bella Thorne's first single, "Call It Whatever", is finally here. Originally planning to debut it on Friday, May 16, the 16-year-old singer/actress premiered the song on Radio Disney on Tuesday, April 13 before making it available on Vevo and iTunes.

"Call It Whatever" is a catchy, upbeat and poppy song that finds the Disney princess singing about not caring about other people's opinion about her relationship with a boy. "Our love needs no name/ We got a thing we can't explain/ Don't care what people say, let's call it/ Whatever Whatever," she coos.
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Jimmy Kimmel Mocks FOX's 'Gotham' at ABC's Upfront Presentation

May 14, 2014 07:39:13 GMT

Jimmy Kimmel once again delivered laughs at ABC's upfront presentation to advertisers which took place at the Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall on Tuesday, May 13. Following tradition, he roasted his own network, rival networks and their shows.

The late-night show host first took a jab at Jay-Z and Solange Knowles' elevator attack, saying, "Sorry I'm late, I got stuck in the elevator with this guy, he's a rapper and his wife is a singer. His sister-in-law was very upset..."
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Magic Johnson Reacts to Donald Sterling's HIV Remarks: I'm Going to Pray for Him

May 14, 2014 07:21:49 GMT

Magic Johnson has responded to Donald Sterling's controversial statement about him catching HIV which he made in an interview with Anderson Cooper aired on Monday, May 12. In his own interview with CNN, aired on Tuesday, the former basketball star said he was sorry for Sterling. Calling the L.A. Clippers owner's interview "disturbing," Johnson added, "It's sad. It really is. I'm going to pray for this ... man."

"I came out like a man, you know, I told the world. I didn't blame nobody else. I understood that what I did was wrong," Johnson said of catching HIV. "OK, so I announced that to the world, and I hoped that I was able to help people in doing that, and I think I did."
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Helen Mirren Shows Off Culinary Expertise in 'Hundred-Foot Journey' Trailer

May 14, 2014 06:50:27 GMT

Helen Mirren plays a French chef in the first trailer for culinary drama "The Hundred-Foot Journey". Her restaurant has no competition until a passionate Indian family moves to the area and opens their own restaurant right across the street.

And so the rivalry between the famous three-Michelin-star restaurants and the newly-launched family eatery begins, but the French eccentric chef Madame Mallory later reluctantly forms a bond with the Indian family's young boy as she mentors him.
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Justin Bieber Is Accused of Attempted Robbery

May 14, 2014 06:26:42 GMT

Justin Bieber apparently just had another run in with the law. A representative for Los Angeles Police Department confirmed to media on Tuesday night, May 13 that the Canadian heartthrob was accused of committing an alleged robbery attempt.

"He has been accused of attempted robbery," officer Rosario Herrera said. The alleged victim reported the incident on Monday night at 10:30 P.M. West Coast time and was interviewed on Tuesday night. Police believe that the alleged victim was not injured during the alleged robbery attempt. By late Tuesday, Bieber has not been interviewed and he was not arrested.
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Austin Mahone Drops New Song 'All I Ever Need'

May 14, 2014 06:09:22 GMT

Austin Mahone has dropped a number of dancey upbeat songs, but now he wants to slow things down with a new track called "All I Ever Need". The 18-year-old star's latest offering is an R&B-tinged slow-tempo pop jam that features him singing about being head over heels in love with a lady.

"You don't understand how much you really mean to me/ I need you in my life/ You're my necessity," he tells the lucky girl. "I think you're perfect even with your flaws/ You ask what I like about you/ Ooh, I love it all."
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Hugh Jackman Clarifies His Wolverine Retirement Plan

May 14, 2014 06:00:52 GMT

Despite his previous statement that he would not stick around for much longer as Wolverine in "X-Men" franchise, it seems that Hugh Jackman is not ready to hang up his adamantium claws just yet. "I think I might have overplayed my hand a little bit by saying I'm almost sure that the next one will be my last," he admitted to The Associated Press during a visit to China for "X-Men: Days of Future Past" promo tour.

"Right now I don't [want to let it go], and as long as it keeps going this direction I probably won't (smiles)," he told Collider in a separate press junket. "But I've made that promise to you, it's not something I will stick around at and stay at if I feel it's dropping off or if I don't feel that urge to go and do it, because I know there's 10 million actors out there who would kill themselves to play the part. They should, it's a great part."
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Video: Andy Samberg Promotes His 'Saturday Night Live' Return

May 14, 2014 05:01:56 GMT

Andy Samberg is back to "Saturday Night Live" later this week to host the season finale. He appears with Kenan Thompson in a promo for the new episode of the sketch series and the latter hypes up Samberg's return by shouting the "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" star's name out loud.

Thompson thinks Samberg is still "the same old Andy," but it seems that he has changed since headlining his own sitcom and winning a Golden Globe Award. Later, the two funnymen do "quick yoga" and get lovey dovey as Thompson says he has planted some flowers in honor of Samberg coming back to the show.
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Artist Behind 'Alien' Creature H.R. Giger Dies at 74

May 14, 2014 04:54:28 GMT

H.R. Giger, an Oscar-winning Swiss artist who probably is mostly known for designing 'Xenomorph' alien in Ridley Scott's sci-fi film "Alien", has passed away. He was 74. A representative of the H.R. Giger Museum in Gruyeres, Switzerland told The Associated Press that Giger died on Monday, May 12 due to injuries he sustained after a fall on stairs at his home in Zurich.

"I am very saddened to hear of Giger's passing," Scott said in a statement. "I think back on how committed and passionate he was, and then consequently, all the security we built up around his 'lock up' studios at Shepperton. I was the only one allowed the honor of going in, and I absolutely enjoyed every hour I spent with him there. He was a real artist and great eccentric, a true original, but above all, he was a really nice man. He will be missed."
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Bryce Dallas Howard Trapped Inside Mechanical Dinosaur While Filming 'Jurassic World'

May 14, 2014 04:31:49 GMT

Bryce Dallas Howard reportedly experienced a terrifying incident on the set of "Jurassic World". According to Showbiz Spy, she was on location in Hawaii shooting a scene inside the jaws of a giant dinosaur attempting to eat her when a sudden power failure trapped her inside the monster's closed metal mouth.

"Bryce found herself surrounded by wires and machinery used to operate the dinosaur's jaws and started screaming, 'Please, get me out of here!' The crew, working feverishly to pry the jaws open without damaging the mechanical beast, kept assuring Bryce she'd be fine," a source said. "But it took 15 minutes of hard work before they finally pried the beast's mouth open and pulled her to safety."
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Eminem, Lil B Make the Most Drug References in Hip-Hop Music

May 14, 2014 04:25:19 GMT

The lyrics of songs by Eminem and Lil B contain the most drug references in hip-hop. According to a recent survey by Project Know, Em's tracks have the highest number of references to prescription drugs.

Lil B, meanwhile, makes the most references to cocaine and MDMA. The survey also shows that Three 6 Mafia cites marijuana more often than any other acts. Also ranking high are Death Grips and Ice-T (cocaine), Lil Wayne and Lupe Fiasco (MDMA) and Afroman and The Roots (weeds).
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First Look at 'The Walking Dead' Season 5: Rick Takes a Peek

May 14, 2014 04:11:17 GMT

AMC has offered the first glimpse at "The Walking Dead" season 5 via a photo. The picture doesn't reveal much but shows Rick peering out of what seems to be a train car where he and other survivors were locked up at the end of season 4.

Throughout the fourth season, Rick transformed from a leader to a farmer, but it appears that the old Rick was back by the end of the season. Speaking of this, creator Robert Kirkman said, "Rick Grimes' evolution has come at the exact right point. This is the Rick Grimes that they need in that train car. And this is the Rick Grimes that the people of Terminus should not have encountered."
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Roberto Orci Confirmed to Direct 'Star Trek 3'

May 14, 2014 03:55:20 GMT

After being rumored as a director for "Star Trek 3", Roberto Orci is now confirmed to have landed the job, Variety learns. He replaces J.J. Abrams who leaves the directing seat to helm "Star Wars Episode 7". The sequel to 2013's "Star Trek Into Darkness" will mark Orci's directorial debut.

Orci writes the script for the third installment with Patrick McKay and John D. Payne. He was initially tapped as a scribe along with his writing partner Alex Kurtzman who later pulled out of the job. The duo has parted ways on the movie side to allow them to pursue separate feature careers as directors.
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Jay-Z and Solange Knowles Spotted Together in Jewelry Store After Elevator Attack

May 14, 2014 03:42:05 GMT

Jay-Z and Solange Knowles apparently are in good terms following an elevator attack which took place earlier this month. As reported by TMZ, the rapper and his sister-in-law were seen doing jewelry shopping together on Tuesday, May 13.

According to some sources, the pair went to Mr. Flawless in NYC and had a look at women jewelry for about 20 minutes. The two reportedly did not look angry or upset and just browsed quietly. They did not try any piece and left the store without buying anything.
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Demi Lovato Announces New Single 'Really Don't Care'

May 14, 2014 03:33:23 GMT

Demi Lovato has announced which song that she'll release as the next single off her latest album, 2013's "Demi". The former Disney star recently revealed that the follow-up to hit "Neon Lights" would be another standout titled "Really Don't Care".

The new single is an up-tempo and highly-danceable catchy pop track in which Lovato sings about never wanting her former lover back into her life. It also features guest vocals from British singer Cher Lloyd who served as a supporting act on her "Neon Lights" tour.
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First Look at Ben Affleck as Batman and His Batmobile From Set of 'Man of Steel 2'

May 14, 2014 03:28:43 GMT

True to his words, Zack Snyder gives a full look at Batmobile after a teaser on Monday, May 12. With the revelation of Batman's iconic ride comes a nice surprise since the picture the director posted on Twitter also offers a first glimpse at Ben Affleck as the Caped Crusader in his full costume.

The picture is supposedly taken from Michigan where "Man of Steel 2" is currently filming. Henry Cavill returns as Superman, Gal Gadot is added as Wonder Woman, Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, Ray Fisher as Cyborg aka Victor Stone, and Jeremy Irons as Alfred.
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'The Voice' Unveils Final 3 Singers, Shakira Hints at Quitting the Show

May 14, 2014 03:17:43 GMT

The three finalists who will be vying for the winning title on "The Voice" season 6 finals next week have been unveiled. On Tuesday, May 13, the show sent home two other singers, leaving one coach without any chance to claim victory at the end of the competition.

Jake Worthington was the first singer announced safe. Josh Kaufman followed suit after former "The Voice" finalists Jacquie Lee and Will Champlin took the stage to sing "Broken Ones" and "Eye of the Pyramid" respectively.
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Mariah Carey Debuts New Song 'Thirsty' Feat. Rich Homie Quan

May 14, 2014 02:50:04 GMT

Three months after releasing Trey Songz-assisted "You're Mine (Eternal)", Mariah Carey returns with a new fresher track. Premiered on Power 105.1 on Tuesday, May 13, the song called "Thirsty" is a club-friendly slow-tempo R&B and hip-hop jam that features guest vocals from Rich Homie Quan.

"You're thirsty for a dream/ Leaving me drowning/ Boy, there ain't no S.O.S.," the 44-year-old diva sings in the Hit-Boy-produced track. "Filled with discontent/ Finding you can't quit/ Why you try to so damn hard?" Carey has also dropped a solo version of "Thirsty".
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Miley Cyrus Denies Concert Rant Was About Liam Hemsworth

May 14, 2014 02:39:03 GMT

Miley Cyrus has offered an explanation after she was said slamming Liam Hemsworth in an expletive-filled rant during a recent show in London. A video posted by a fan shows Cyrus saying, "Suck my fat d**k," but the "Wrecking Ball" singer said it wasn't about her ex-fiance.

"Just FYI what I said the other night at G.A.Y had nothing to do with Liam. I was just tryin to rile up the boys," she tweeted on Tuesday morning, May 13. "I don't usually respond to tabloidy stuff but this isn't something I want being spread around. It sounded hateful but not what I meant.." She added, "I never want hateful things being said about those I care about... I was just tooooo turnttttt up."
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ABC Announces Fall 2014 Schedule and Unleashes Trailers for New Series

May 14, 2014 02:34:59 GMT

It's going to be a Shonda Rhimes night on Thursdays this coming fall. ABC has unveiled the full line-up for next TV season, enlisting new drama from Shondaland, "How to Get Away with Murder" starring Viola Davis, on Thursdays, after returning series "Grey's Anatomy" and "Scandal" which will be moved to 8/7c and 9/8c respectively.

"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." is pushed back an hour to 9/8c on Tuesdays to make rooms for rookie comedies "Selfie" and "Manhattan Love Story". New comedy "Black-ish" will enjoy the lead-in of hit sitcom "Modern Family", which returns at 9/8c on Wednesdays.
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Jay-Z and Beyonce Add More 'On the Run' Tour Dates

May 14, 2014 01:50:04 GMT

Jay-Z and Beyonce Knowles have added more dates to their upcoming joint "On the Run" tour. The couple announced on Tuesday, May 13 that they'd play two shows in addition to the scheduled 16 concerts that they unveiled late last month.

The new shows are set to take place on August 3 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California, and on August 6 at AT&T Park in San Fransisco. Tickets for the new dates go on sale to general public on Friday, May 16, while pre-sale tickets will be available on Wednesday, May 14.
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John Krasinski and Emily Blunt Share First Photo of Daughter Hazel

May 14, 2014 01:43:58 GMT

John Krasinski and Emily Blunt introduced their daughter Hazel three months after her arrival. The star of "The Office" took to Twitter on Tuesday, May 13 to share a photo of his adorable baby girl and show his support to anti-paparazzi photo campaign.

"Pics of kids should only come direct from parents. So I'm thrilled to introduce you guys to Hazel!!! #NoKidsPolicy," the proud father wrote. In the photo, baby Hazel can be seen staring at the camera with wide eyes. She wears a soft pink pajama and poses with one arm raised.
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Oscar-Winning Director Malik Bendjelloul Died at Age 36

May 14, 2014 01:28:07 GMT

Oscar-winning director Malik Bendjelloul was found dead at the age of 36. Based on preliminary investigation, the circumstances around the Swedish filmmaker's death were not suspicious.

Police spokeswoman Pia Glenvik told the Associated Press that the "Searching for Sugar Man" director was found dead on Tuesday, May 13, in Stockholm, Sweden. Cause of his death was not specified.
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'Harry Potter' Spin-Off 'Fantastic Beasts' Locks 2016 Date

May 14, 2014 00:48:08 GMT

Warner Bros. has secured a date for "Harry Potter" spin-off "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them". Based on a 2001 novel by J.K. Rowling of the same title, the film will hit theaters on November 18, 2016.

Rowling is already attached as screenwriter and producer. "It all started when Warner Bros. came to me with the suggestion of turning 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' into a film. I thought it was a fun idea, but the idea of seeing Newt Scamander, the supposed author of 'Fantastic Beasts', realized by another writer was difficult," she said in September of her screenwriting debut.
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Taylor Swift's Rep Denies Zach Braff Dating Report

May 14, 2014 00:28:13 GMT

Taylor Swift was hit with the rumor that she's dating former "Scrubs" star Zach Braff. A representative of the "I Knew You Were Trouble" singer denied the story, saying the report that he had visited her Tribeca apartment was false.

Per Sugarscape, Swift was seen hanging out with Braff behind the scenes of his latest Broadway project, "Bullets Over Broadway", last month. It was sensitive time because the actor was on the verge of breaking up with girlfriend of five years, Taylor Bagley.
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'X-Men' Spin-Off Confirmed With Channing Tatum on Board as Gambit

May 14, 2014 00:05:01 GMT

Channing Tatum was handed over the role played by Taylor Kitsch in "X-Men Origins: Wolverine". Fox reportedly will launch a stand-alone franchise with the "22 Jump Street" actor already on board.

Rumors that Gambit would take center stage in an "X-Men" spin-off had emerged a long time ago. The news of Tatum's casting was first hinted by "X-Men" producer Lauren Shuler Donner while she attended the "X-Men: Days of Future Past" premiere in London on Monday, May 12 night. When asked what kind of an actor she was looking at to play Gambit, Shuler Donner told Total Film, "It's Channing."
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Alec Baldwin Slams Police Officer Who Stopped Him in NYC

May 13, 2014 23:33:34 GMT

Alec Baldwin was riding his bicycle alone for exercise on Tuesday, May 13 in NYC when he was stopped by police for biking the wrong way. Apparently, the former "30 Rock" star did not take it too well.

"Officer Moreno, badge number 23388, arrested me and handcuffed me for going the wrong way on Fifth Ave," Baldwin tweeted after the incident. "New York City is a mismanaged carnival of stupidity that is desperate for revenue and anxious to criminalize behavior once thought benign."
 
 
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