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Rapper Nas Lands Sneaker Deal with Fila

July 01, 2008 04:25:57 GMT


Is a popular rap artist, Nas sure knows how to cash in on his fame. The hip hop star, as reported by Billboard, has signed a one year endorsement deal with sneaker giant Fila which will see the company gives financial support for his upcoming album which has yet to be titled. The clothing brand, in addition, also offers financial support for his tour to promote the release of the LP.

Nas, in return, will have to wear Fila products and also co-create a new line inspired by late '80s fashion. No word yet on when the line will be made available on the market.
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Jay-Z to Hook Up Amy Winehouse and Kanye West

July 01, 2008 04:19:09 GMT


Following the latest reports about Amy Winehouse diss on Kanye West at the Glastonbury Festival, one of the festival's headliners Jay-Z has offered a solution for the two musicians. Speaking to MTV Base, Jay stated that he doesn't agree with Amy's saying and plans to hook them up so there won't be any feud between them.

Shouting out his defense on Kanye, Jay-Z said, "She said something about Kanye late on [in her set] but I didn't hear it. I don't agree with it. He's my brother and the biggest artist on Roc-A-Fella right now." He then said about his peace solution for them saying, "I guess I should hook them up, because he's a great guy, too. I don't know what the problem is. I don't know where that came from."
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'Friday the 13th' to Get Teaser Trailer at San Diego Comic Con


July 01, 2008 04:14:46 GMT


Rumor has it that Warner Bros. Pictures and New Line Cinema have planned to release a teaser trailer to their latest horror movie project, "Friday the 13th", anytime soon. Giving a shed of light to the speculation, Bloody Disgusting have confirmed that the teaser of the slasher movie is most likely to come out in late July.

The online publication noted that the production houses of the remake to the 1980 horror slasher movie have scheduled to tease fans with video footages from the forthcoming film at 2008 San Diego Comic Con, which will be held from July 24 to 27. Nevertheless, an official release date for the compilation of clips has yet being shared.
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Authorities Investigating the Possibility of Arson in Madonna's Childhood Home


July 01, 2008 03:42:16 GMT


The fire that destroyed a Detroit-area home that once was pop star Madonna's childhood home Friday night, June 27 was dubbed suspicious. And while an investigation is still undergoing, authorities have suspected the possibility of arson.

The Oakland County Sheriff's Arson Unit and the Rochester Hills Fire Department are investigating the blaze, reported at 2036 Oklahoma at about 8 P.M. Friday as a passer-by noticed flames coming out of the unoccupied house and called the fire department. Rochester Hills Fire Chief Ron Crowell claimed the fire appears to have started in the living room.
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Gym Class Heroes Set New Album's Release Date and First Single


July 01, 2008 03:35:42 GMT


New details about their new album "The Quilt" have been added by hip-hop band Gym Class Heroes by revealing the new set's release date and its first single. The band have confirmed that their new record will hit the shelves on September 9 and to promote the album they will spawn a track titled "Cookie Jar" as the lead single.

"Cookie Jar", which is set to be dropped on July 8 via iTunes, will be featuring a collaboration with The-Dream who also produced the track. Other confirmed tracks on the upcoming record beside the first single are, "Peace Sign", "Drunk Text Romeo", "Blinded By The Sun" and many more.
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Great Looking New Extended Trailer From 'The Dark Knight'

July 01, 2008 03:18:59 GMT


Throughout the past weeks, Warner Bros. Pictures have shared many video footages of their forthcoming superhero flick "The Dark Knight". With the let out trailers, clips and TV spots, the studio have exposed more and more of the highly anticipated movie. But, when many have thought that Warner Bros. have revealed all, Domino's Pizza unveiled a new extended trailer of the Batman franchise.

Claimed to be the best version of 'Dark Knight' trailer by some, the over than two and a half minutes video provided a deeper look into the superhero himself and the dilemma he is facing in his crusade for justice. Focused on the bat-themed hero, it gives out several unseen footages from the film providing fans and movie lovers with more action sequences as well as the plot details which explain how Joker can push Batman to the edge between becoming hero or vigilante.
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Madame Tussauds Wax Museum Unveils Amy Winehouse's Waxwork


July 01, 2008 03:07:15 GMT


Always one to keep the public talking, not about her music career but for her troubled personal life, Amy Winehouse is set to join stars in wax at Madame Tussauds in London. The famous wax museum is set to unveil the singer's waxwork next month.

The museum confirmed that matter Monday, June 30. Madame Tussauds general manager Edward Fuller was quoted as commenting, "We are really pleased to be creating Amy" adding that "She is a real icon in modern British music, a continual award winner, and an internationally recognized star widely requested by our guests."
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Bon Jovi to Play Free Concert for 60,000 Fans in NYC

July 01, 2008 02:49:39 GMT


Famous New Jersey Rockers Bon Jovi are set to treat their fans in the U.S. with a free concert and New York is being picked as the place for it. The news was confirmed by the New York City's governor Michael Bloomberg at a press conference on June 30 in the city hall.

The free gig itself will take place at Central Park on July 12 and it is being held as part of the celebration before the Major League Baseball All-Star Game, which starts on July 15. The concert itself is being labeled the All-Star Concert and is being scheduled to kick off at 8 P.M. with no live TV coverage at all.
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Fake Greek and Oceanic Blue Carpet Marked 'Mamma Mia!' World Premiere


July 01, 2008 02:37:18 GMT


On Monday, June 30, one particular landmark in London, the Leicester Square, has been invaded by Greek for one very special occasion, the world premiere of the upcoming comedy musical "Mamma Mia!". The venue has been decorated with blue carpet completed with lemon trees decoration, fake fruits and a Greek church to resemble the Greek island, the set where the film has been shot.

With the unique setting, the special screening event was topped with the attendance of many Hollywood stars. Among those big names strolling down the specially-designed carpet leading to the Odeon Leicester Square were the flick's cast ensemble, Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Amanda Seyfried, Colin Firth, Julie Walters, Christine Baranski and Dominic Cooper, as well as the executive producers, Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson and ABBA's own Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus.
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Pamela Anderson's 2000 Dodge Viper Raised 65,000 Dollar Cash for PETA

July 01, 2008 02:26:02 GMT


Remember the 2000 Dodge Viper belonged to Pamela Anderson which she willingly auctioned off to raise money in a bid to support her favorite animal cause, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)? The vehicle has been sold and raised $65,000 cash which according to the organization's spokesperson will be used to raise awareness about the cruel methods used to skin animals for fashionable accessories, including shoes, belts, and bags.

According to PETA, animals such as snakes and crocodiles whose exotic skins are popularly used in handbags and shoes, are often skinned alive, and suffer for hours or even days before being killed. When she was asked by E! News on why she decided to sell her favorite ride, Pammy explained, "I just realized I have too many things. I've had [my car] since my VIP days and barely drive it ... and it would go to much better use if PETA would benefit, so, in the spirit of giving everything away ... and helping others."
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'300' Sequel Definitely in the Making


June 30, 2008 09:49:33 GMT


This past week has been filled with many reports about various sequels on the work. One of them speculated about the development of sequel/prequel to the Greek warriors movie "300". But, words circulating around the epic drama won't be a mere rumor any longer.

Recently, Legendary Pictures have given out confirmation that the studio have been developing the follow-up of "300" for Warner Bros. Pictures. The production company further announced that they will team up with Frank Miller, the original creator of "300", for the script of the second movie and is looking forward to sign director Zack Snyder once again to take the behind-the-lens role as helmer.
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Britney Spears to Perform at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards?


June 30, 2008 09:31:09 GMT


Britney Spears could be heading for her third MTV Video Music Awards performance at this year's event, to be held on September 7 in L.A., as the latest news stated that the TV channel bosses would still give her the chance to do it. Speaking in a phone interview with AP, the music channel's president Van Toffler said, "Everyone deserves a second or third chance, right?"

Moreover, when the reporter asked Van whether he was joking, he said "Sorta. Who knows?" The president then also added, "I'm not sure how we top Britney opening the show. We are working on it every minute of every day."
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Full Glimpse Into 'Quantum of Solace' Via Teaser Trailer

June 30, 2008 09:08:04 GMT


As promised earlier, the first real look into the latest James Bond movie, "Quantum of Solace", has been unearthed through the release of its teaser trailer. Giving more to the previously revealed snippets, the video footage serves to be the linkage of the snippets as well as the one which provides background story to the action film.

Picking up the story right after Vesper Lynd's betrayal to Bond, the teaser opens up with Bond meeting one of the men from the organization which blackmailed his former lover. The interesting compilation of clips is stressed on M questioning Bond of his motivation in revealing the crime syndicate and what the agent 007 has to face to get the truth. It also exposes more of the action sequences as well as the super spy's new romance.
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Video Interviews: Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman and Christopher Nolan Discuss 'Dark Knight'

June 30, 2008 08:30:22 GMT


In mid-July, the highly anticipated superhero flick "The Dark Knight" will be striving to wow moviegoers everywhere with its theatrical release. Having been introduced through various video footages previously, the film now brings fans and movie lovers alike to get deeper understanding to it with one-on-one interview with some of its cast and director.

Sitting down with IESB for a chat about the movie were Lucius Fox's depicter, Morgan Freeman, Bruce Wayne/Batman's portrayer Christian Bale and director Christopher Nolan. Freeman discusses about justice and crime fighter term, while Bale talks about the difficulties faced by Bruce with the power he has as Batman and the underlying tone hinted by Nolan in the movie. Additionally, Nolan opens up about the maturity of Batman compared to the first film, "Batman Begins" and the negative consequences the superhero has to deal from his crusade for justice.
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Panic! At the Disco to Collaborate With Snoop Dogg


June 30, 2008 07:58:50 GMT


A new and unique collaboration is about to be made by Panic! At the Disco as they plan to team up with rap star Snoop Dogg on a new record. The news was confirmed by the band's vocalist Brendon Urie who stated to the press that Snoop was the one who asked them to do the recording together.

Announcing the news, Brendon also explained that the idea for the collaboration came up after his band and Snoop shared the stage together at a recent gig in Germany, where they played the rapper's hit "Gin and Juice". "We played with Snoop in Germany and performed Gin And Juice with him. He said he'd like to sort out some recording time together," Brendon said. Unfortunately, there is still no further explanation either from Panic or Snoop on whether they will be recording for the band's next album or for the rapper's.
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