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May 26, 2014

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Video: Stoned Seth Rogen and Snoop Dogg Recap 'Game of Thrones'

May 26, 2014 09:16:08 GMT


"Game of Thrones" is one of the topics that Seth Rogen and Snoop Dogg talk about while smoking weed. The actor recently stopped by the singer/songwriter's GGN web series in which they delivered a recap on the HBO hit series while getting high on drug.

"His father was gonna hook him up, but he couldn't shut his a** up, so now he's gonna have to fight this big-a** gigantic motherf***er," Snoop explained Tyrion's situation. Seth then suggested that Snoop do a weekly update of "Game of Thrones" that should play before each new episode.
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Lana Del Rey Premieres New Track 'Shades of Cool'

May 26, 2014 09:02:51 GMT


Lana Del Rey has debuted a new track from her highly-anticipated album, "Ultraviolence". Titled "Shades of Cool", the song is another collaboration between the New York singer and Rick Nowels who produced her previous hit singles "Summertime Sadness" and "Young and Beautiful".

The '70s-inspired new song is a gloomy, jazz/waltz tune with James Bond-esque vibes. Del Rey sounds fragile as she sings the chorus, "But you are unfixable/ I can't break through your world/ 'Cause you live in shades of cool/ Your heart is unbreakable."
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Jim Carrey Receives Honorary Doctorate Degree

May 26, 2014 08:54:10 GMT


Jim Carrey has received a honorary doctorate degree of Doctor of Fine Arts Honoris Caus from Maharishi University of Management in Iowa. The actor delivered a speech at the commencement which took place on Saturday, May 24 at the Golden Dome on the campus in Fairfield.

Speaking in front of more than 1000 people, including 285 graduates, the "Dumb and Dumber To" actor talked about making decisions in life and shared a personal story of his father who "could have been a great comedian," but he "made a conservative choice" as an accountant. Carrey's father then lost his job when the actor was 12 and the family "had to do whatever we could to survive."
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T.I. and Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Reportedly Fought Over Tiny's Instagram Picture


May 26, 2014 08:37:56 GMT


Jealousy might have caused T.I. and Floyd Mayweather, Jr.'s brawl in Las Vegas on early Sunday morning, May 25. TMZ has learnt that the rapper was upset about the professional boxer possibly getting close with his wife Tameka "Tiny" Cottle.

It might be sparked by a photo that Tiny posted on her Instagram hours before the fight. In the picture, she was seen posing with Floyd's daughter, whom she called "my new boo." "Had to come celebrate with my new boo @moneyyaya Happy Birthday bae," she captioned the image.
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Video: Liam Payne Falls Onstage During One Direction's Dublin Gig

May 26, 2014 08:29:42 GMT


Liam Payne had a minor accident when he and fellow One Direction members recently brought their tour to Croke Park in Dublin, Ireland. The embarrassing incident was filmed by some fans who later uploaded it to YouTube.

According to those clips, the group was on the stage performing their track titled "Best Song Ever" when Payne suddenly slipped and fell. Zayn Malik, who stood next to him, quickly helped his bandmate.
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Ashton Kutcher Helps Stranded Strangers

May 26, 2014 08:07:50 GMT


Ashton Kutcher is a good man who is willing to help strangers. According to a TMZ report, a man said that the battery of his car died when he and some friends were hiking in the Hollywood Hills on Saturday, May 24. They then tried to ask help from others who passed the street.

Kutcher pulled over when he saw the group. The actor, however, had a passenger in the car and told them that he needed to go home first and he promised to come back. The people believed the passenger was Mila Kunis.
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'Girl Meets World' Wraps Up Production on Season 1


May 26, 2014 07:42:51 GMT


"Girl Meets World" can now enjoy a summer break after wrapping up the filming on season 1 of the show. Giving an update on the new Disney series, some cast members took to Twitter and Instagram to share pictures from the last day of production on the first season.

"And that's a wrap on season one of #girlmeetsworld," Rowan Blanchard, who portrays the titular "Girl", wrote in a caption of a photo featuring the cast on stage after shooting their final scene on Friday, May 23. "This cast and crew is a family. One. I love you all so much and I cannot believe how much I have learned from each and every one of you. I have never met a group who's hearts are as big as their talent. Here's to many more years of being a family."
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Pinup Photographer Bunny Yeager Dies at 85

May 26, 2014 07:12:40 GMT


Pinup photographer Bunny Yeager, who helped the start of Bettie Page's career, has passed away. Her agent Ed Christin told The Associated Press that the model-turned-photographer passed away at a North Miami hospice on Sunday, May 25 from congestive heart failure, a week after she was taken to the hospice. She was 85.

Born on March 13, 1929 in Wilkinsburg, Pa., Linnea Eleanor Yeager was interested in modeling before working behind the camera. She is known for her works whose theme centers around nudity. "Anyone in Miami in the 1950s who wanted a bikini would come to her, and she'd make one," the agent said.
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Artist of the Week: Mariah Carey

May 26, 2014 07:10:45 GMT


Mariah Carey is back. Nearly five years since releasing her last proper studio album, 2009's "Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel", the singer is returning to the game with a new LP titled "Me. I Am Mariah... The Elusive Chanteuse".

Getting her fourteenth full-length done is not easy for Carey. She first announced that her new album would be called "The Art of Letting Go" and it's planned to be released in early 2013. The project was later delayed numerous times due to several problems including the injury she obtained when filming a music video last summer.
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Simon Kinberg Confirms Original 'X-Men' Stars' Return in 'Apocalypse'

May 26, 2014 06:53:41 GMT


Expect more familiar faces from the early days of "X-Men" movies to make appearance in the next installment of Marvel's mutant superhero franchise. Screenwriter Simon Kinberg has confirmed fans' speculation which arose following the end of "X-Men: Days of Future Past" [SPOILER ALERT!] which begins a new timeline where Cyclops and Jean Grey are still alive.

Echoing Bryan Singer who previously revealed that the 2016 film would be "more of 'First Class' sequel," Kinberg who will also produce "Apocalypse" says the upcoming movie "will focus primarily on the 'First Class' cast." He additinally tells The Daily Beast that some of the original cast will be involved too, although 2011's "X-Men: First Class" featured the younger generation of the mutants.
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Saw-Wielding Man Attacks Members of Japanese Group AKB48

May 26, 2014 06:25:36 GMT


A saw-wielding man attacked the members of AKB48 during a fan meeting over the weekend, leaving two members and a staff member injured. As reported by Reuters, the Japanese super group was shaking hands with fans in Takizawa city in northeastern Japan on Sunday, May 25 when a man attacked them with a 50-cm saw.

Two of the group members, a 19-year-old Rina Kawaei and 18-year-old Anna Iriyama, as well as a staff member were injured due to the attack. According to Japanese media, the girls received treatment for cut and broken fingers, while Iriyama additionally suffered some cuts to her face.
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'Frozen' Becomes the Fifth Highest-Grossing Film of All Time Worldwide

May 26, 2014 05:58:45 GMT


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"Frozen (2013)", which is still running in theaters in some international countries, has set a new record. The movie has now passed "Iron Man 3" to become the fifth highest-grossing movie of all time after reaching nearly $1.219 billion worldwide.

It is the second-highest grossing release for Disney, behind Marvel's "The Avengers" which is at No. 3 on the highest-grossing-of-all-time list with $1.5 billion globally. In addition to the U.S. where it earned $400 million, the flick is a big success in Japan as it has so far raked in $194 million in the country.
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Nicki Minaj Shares Previews of 'Pills N Potions' Video

May 26, 2014 05:00:40 GMT


Nicki Minaj lets fans take a peek into the upcoming video of her newest single, "Pills N Potions". Over the weekend, the 31-year-old raptress shared three short teaser clips on her Instagram.

All of the videos feature Minaj sitting alone in a dark-lit room while a snippet of the song is being played in the background. In one of those previews, the former "American Idol" judge appears topless with her hair covering her breasts.
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'Orphan Black' 2.07 Preview: Murder Admission and Emotional Reunion

May 26, 2014 04:48:23 GMT


As Alison still grapples with the death of Aynsley, she finds a confidant in the wrong person. A preview for the next episode of "Orphan Black" shows Alison revealing to Vic that she committed a murder. "My neighbor Aynsley always thought she was better than me. ...Then I killed her," she bluntly says.

But Vic may not have a chance to tell anybody about this since he's seen collapsing into a craft room table with Sarah and Felix witnessing. "I may have spiked his tea," Felix says to a shocked Sarah.
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Donald Levine, Father of G.I. Joe, Dies at 86

May 26, 2014 04:48:04 GMT


Donald Levine, a former Hasbro executive who is dubbed the father of G.I. Joe, has passed away. He was 86. Levine's wife Nan Levine told The Associated Press that her husband lost battle with cancer on May 22 at Home & Hospice Care of Rhode Island.

Hasbro released a statement following Levine's passing. "His work forever changed the way kids play with toys, and in particular helped birth the G.I. Joe brand which has been a part of the American fabric for 50 years," the company said, adding that his "influence on the toy industry was profound."
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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Fly to Ireland for Honeymoon After Italian Wedding

May 26, 2014 04:04:18 GMT


Kim Kardashian and Kanye West reportedly have arrived in Ireland for their honeymoon. According to The Irish Times, the newlyweds arrived in the country on Sunday, May 25 at 3 P.M. local time via a private jet. They were picked up by a Mercedes when they arrived at Cork Airport.

The couple reportedly will be in Ireland for five days. They are believed to stay at Castlemartyr Resort Hotel. A staff member at the luxury resort, however, declined to comment when asked if Kardashian and West were staying there, telling the news outlet, "Unfortunately I can't comment on that, sir."
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Denzel Washington Goes Brutal in 'The Equalizer' Trailer

May 26, 2014 03:57:01 GMT


The first trailer for "The Equalizer" has been released by Sony. The two-minute clip gives glimpses at Denzel Washington's Robert McCall taking on the Russian mob in order to save a young woman he barely knows, played by Chloe Moretz.

The movie is based on the '80s television series of the same title. It follows the story of McCall, a former black ops commando who has faked his death to live a quiet life in Boston. When he comes out of his self-imposed retirement to rescue a young girl, Moretz's Teri, he finds himself face to face with ultra-violent Russian gangsters.
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First Pictures From 'Sons of Anarchy' Final Season Reveal Clean-Shaven Jax

May 26, 2014 03:06:52 GMT


Charlie Hunnam has shaved his beard as he's ready to begin the production for "Sons of Anarchy" season 7. The actor portraying Jax Teller on the FX hit series sports the new look in behind-the-scenes pics from a promo shoot which were shared by FX's Vice President of Media Relations, Dominic Pagone.

Posting the photos on his Twitter, Pagone wrote, "And here he is, Mr. Charlie Hunnam... Now he's ready." He also told fans, "So don't over-analyze the photos, don't speculate; just get excited for the start of season 7!"
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Patrick Swayze's Widow Lisa Niemi Marries Albert DePrisco

May 26, 2014 02:57:43 GMT


Lisa Niemi is now a married woman. As reported by PEOPLE, Patrick Swayze's widow and her jeweler boyfriend Albert DePrisco got married on Sunday, May 25 in an intimate wedding ceremony in Palm Beach, Florida. The nuptials, which took place at The Mar-a-Lago Club, was attended by more than 50 guests.

Niemi sported an Oscar de la Renta dress while DePrisco opted for an Ermenegildo Zegna outfit at the nuptials. The wedding venue was decorated with roses and green/white hydrangeas. A string quartet played Haydn and Mozart.
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Arcade Fire Responds to Laura Jane Grace's Criticism Over 'We Exist' Video

May 26, 2014 02:50:53 GMT


Laura Jane Grace recently made headlines for criticizing the music video of Arcade Fire's "We Exist". Earlier this week, the member of punk band Against Me! said on Twitter that the Canadian group could have hired a real "trans actor" instead of having "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" actor Andrew Garfield play a transgender in the clip.

Arcade Fire has now responded to the criticism. The band's frontman Win Butler sat down for an interview with The Advocate and said that he wrote "We Exist", which is about a gay trying to come out to his father, when he was in Jamaica.
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'X-Men' Knocks Down 'Godzilla' to Win Box Office on Memorial Day Weekend

May 26, 2014 02:21:27 GMT


"X-Men: Days of Future Past" easily beats out "Godzilla" in its first weekend. The latest installment of the Marvel mutant superhero franchise tops the domestic box office on Memorial Day weekend with an estimated $90.7 million, three days after it was released on May 23. The ensemble movie is on track to earn $110 million through Monday in the four-day holiday weekend.

Internationally, the 20th Century Fox pic rakes in $171.1 million, besting "Avatar" as the top international opening for the studio of all time. Globally, it has earned $281.1 million which marks the best opening gross of any "X-Men" film.
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'All My Children' Actor Matthew Cowles Dies at 69

May 26, 2014 01:51:54 GMT


Actor Matthew Cowles, who probably is mostly remembered for playing the villain Billy Clyde Tuggle on ABC's "All My Children", passed away on Thursday, May 22. He was 69. His manager Tsu Tsu Stanton confirmed the sad news to The Hollywood Reporter.

"#Matthew Cowles passed away on 5/22.I had the pleasure of being his manager. He was a very gifted and kind man who loved life and everyone," Stanton announced the passing on Twitter on Friday. There is no further info regarding the cause of death.
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Justin Bieber Previews Emotional New Song 'It's Working'

May 26, 2014 01:48:46 GMT


Justin Bieber is readying his new music and he has just teased it with a preview. On Sunday, May 25, the Canadian hearttrob took to Instagram to share a snippet of a song which is titled "It's Working".

It features Bieber emotionally talking about his ruined love relationship over melancholic melodies. "You know exactly what to do to hurt me/ It's working, it's working," the 20-year-old pop superstar sings.
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James Gunn Responds to Edgar Wright's Exit From 'Ant-Man'

May 25, 2014 19:37:15 GMT


Another Marvel director weighs in on Edgar Wright's sudden departure from upcoming movie "Ant-Man". This time around, "Guardians of the Galaxy" helmer James Gunn takes it to Facebook to share his thoughts on the matter.

"Sometimes you have friends in a relationship," he begins his post. "You love each of them dearly as individuals and think they're amazing people. When they talk to you about their troubles, you do everything you can to support them, to keep them together, because if you love them both so much doesn't it make sense they should love each other?"
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Emma Watson Graduates From Brown University

May 25, 2014 19:19:37 GMT


Emma Watson can officially add college graduate to her resume. The former "Harry Potter" star graduated from Brown University on Sunday, May 25. She posted on Twitter a picture of herself proudly wearing cap and gown.

Watson, 24, earned a diploma degree in English literature. The movie starlet enrolled in the Ivy League college in 2009, before taking a break in 2011 to star in multiple feature films. She then returned to complete her school last year.
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Drew Goddard Leaves Marvel's 'Daredevil' Series as Showrunner

May 25, 2014 18:44:32 GMT


After Edgar Wright parted ways with Marvel over "Ant-Man" movie, now Drew Goddard steps down from his position as a showrunner for Marvel's "Daredevil" series. He is replaced by Steven S. DeKnight ("Spartacus", "Buffy: The Vampire Slayer", "Angel").

Goddard, who also wrote the first two episodes of the upcoming Netflix series, will continue to be involved in the project as an executive producer. He also splits his time to write and direct "The Amazing Spider-Man" spin-off film, "The Sinister Six" for Sony.
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Wiz Khalifa Tweets Jail Selfie After Arrested for Weed at Airport

May 25, 2014 18:11:08 GMT


Wiz Khalifa landed in jail, but he managed to take a selfie from the slammer. The rapper, whose real name is Cameron Jibril Thomaz, posted a solemn "jail selfie" after he was arrested on early Sunday morning, May 25 at a Texas airport.

TSA officials found a "green leafy substance" in his luggage at the checkpoint when he was getting ready to fly from El Paso to Dallas. The husband of Amber Rose was turned over to local police who later took him into custody for possession of marijuana.
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Joss Whedon Shows Support for Edgar Wright After 'Ant-Man' Exit

May 25, 2014 17:37:06 GMT


Joss Whedon has cryptically responded to the sudden departure of Edgar Wright from Marvel's long-gestating project "Ant-Man". "The Avengers" director posted on Twitter a picture of himself holding up a Cornetto ice cream with his head bowed.

While there was no caption in the photo, the Cornetto cone was believed to refer to Wright's movie series, "Shaun of the Dead" (2004), "Hot Fuzz" (2007), and "The World's End" (2013). Dubbed "The Cornetto Trilogy", it stars Simon Pegg and Nick Frost.
 
 
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