WHAT'S HOT?

Home > News
 

Entertainment News Page 4964

News > Music News

Jay-Z to Launch New Record Label With Apple?

January 04, 2008 03:32:06 GMT


Words are getting stronger that Jay-Z is about to strike a deal with Apple now that he is off the hook from his post as Def Jam's CEO. The rapper and Hip-Hop mogul is reportedly talking to the execs at the computer company to launch a new record label.

This has been one of the speculations of what Jay-Z meant when he said he was "considering several different options" prior the decision to quit Def Jam. Boy Genius Report who broke the news the first time, said that Jay "is supposedly totally into the (Apple) business model".
News > Celebrity Gossip

Newlyweds Eddie Murphy and Tracey Edmonds to Hold Legal Wedding Ceremony in US

January 04, 2008 03:25:31 GMT


Amidst claim that their much publicized New Year's nuptial was not valid, Eddie Murphy and wife Tracey Edmonds reportedly are ready for a do-over.

The pair exchanged vows on January 1 on a private island off Bora Bora, part of French Polynesia which is under French law, which stipulates a wedding is valid only if the couple have been in the territory for at least 30 days or if they are married in a town hall by a mayor.
News > Music News

Jonas Brothers Scored Fat Deal With Live Nation

January 04, 2008 03:09:24 GMT


Famously tying the established Madonna with a multi million dollar contract late last year, Live Nation surprisingly made the same movement to an up and coming act, Jonas Brothers. The teen all-boys group have inked a huge deal with the concert promoter to play large venues in the next two years.

As part of the deal, the band will hit 140 shows at indoor stadiums and arenas with eight of them have already been arranged to begin the end of this month. The jaunt, that is dubbed 'Look Me in the Eyes' after their single, will commence January 31 in Tucson, Arizona and tickets for the eight shows will go on sale January 12.
News > Movie News

Sequel Rights of I Am Legend Sealed

January 04, 2008 03:07:48 GMT


Seeing that Will Smith's latest thriller "I Am Legend" has become a box office hit, Warner Bros is looking forward to follow the success of the film with a sequel. According to ShockTillYouDrop.com, an insider claimed that the author Richard Matheson has signed off on the sequel right if the studio want to do a sequel.

Still, it is also said that the sequel is still a possibility since there's nothing official yet. With Matheson signing the deal, it only gives the studio a 'go' in finding the right direction for the second chapter of the story. If the movie sequel is indeed made, it will be the first sequel of the adaptation movie since neither "The Last Man on Earth" (1964) nor "The Omega Man" (1971) was regarded as a sequel.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Lindsay Lohan Temporarily Fell Off the Wagon, Caught Drinking Champagne

January 04, 2008 02:48:11 GMT


Lindsay Lohan suffered a setback in her sobriety over New Year, but was soon back on track.

LiLo was in Italy to receive an award for her film work at the 12th Annual Capri Hollywood International Film Festival when she was videotaped drinking champagne directly from a bottle on the dance floor at a New Year's Eve Party Monday night, December 31.
News > Music News

Chris Brown Receives Lawsuit From Tour Designer

January 04, 2008 02:40:09 GMT


With his 'Exclusive' tour coming out well since its launch in December 2007, Chris Brown owes it partly to his set designer, John Troxel. The R'n'B singer is reportedly in debt of the A-class designer that a lawsuit was finally issued against him.

According to TMZ.com, Troxel filed the "breach of contract" lawsuit on Christmas Eve, requesting the payment for his "extra" work. In the suit, Troxel stated that he indeed received the check for a part of his work but "extra work was required and requested". He claimed that there was an oral agreement but Brown's camp has not kept their promise.
News > Movie News

Superman Returns' Director May Not Be Back for the Sequel

January 04, 2008 02:10:24 GMT


Words are circulating that the sequel of "Superman Returns" may lose its helmer. According to a report from Variety columnist and blogger Anne Thompson, there is a big possibility that Bryan Singer won't return to shoot "Superman: The Man of Steel".

In her blog, the columnist claimed that the 42-year-old director will be too busy editing Tom Cruise-starring film "Valkyrie" and preparing for the production of "The Mayor of Castro Street". She wrote, "It is highly unlikely that Bryan Singer will return to shoot the next Superman movie. (The director is finishing up Tom Cruise's Nazi film Valkyrie, and prepping The Mayor of Castro Street)."
News > Celebrity Gossip

Britney Spears Showed Up for Deposition, Yet Cut the Session Short

January 04, 2008 02:09:06 GMT


Britney Spears appeared Thursday, January 3 in the Los Angeles law offices of her ex-husband Kevin Federline's attorney for her long-awaited deposition in her child-custody battle.

The pop star was originally scheduled to start her deposition from 9:45 A.M. until 11:45 A.M. Didn't leave her home until after 10 A.M. Britney was 90 minutes late by the time she arrived at Mark Vincent Kaplan's offices in Century City, California.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Queen Latifah Still Hosting 34th People's Choice Awards

January 03, 2008 09:56:51 GMT


Though the 34th Annual People's Choice Awards has been canceled on December 17, 2007, it has been confirmed that Queen Latifah will still be the host of the award show. It will be the 37-year-old rapper turned actress' second year of hosting the award show.

To ET Online, the Oscar-nominated actress stated, "It is the people's awards. That is absolutely what separates it from the others. It is an interactive awards show. Most awards are decided by a body of people. This one is decided by the American public - whoever wants to log on and vote."
News > Music News

Panic! At the Disco Posted New Song on Their MySpace

January 03, 2008 09:46:28 GMT


Panic! At the Disco posted an excerpt of their new material on their MySpace page, allegedly one of those which will be included in their sophomore set. The song, which is in rough version, is called 'We're So Starving' and runs under one minute.

Explaining the song's status, the band posted on January 1: "This is not the final mix or version of the song, and it will undergo some change while we're in London, but we wanted to show you something from what we've done so far."
News > Movie News

Transformers 2 Will Have Many New, Unique Robots

January 03, 2008 09:28:32 GMT


Having the sequel of hit action film "Transformers" under his sleeves, the helmer of "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen", Michael Bay, promises that the new installment of the adaptation movie will have lots of new and unique robots. The 42-year-old let out the hint as he posted a happy new year message on his official site.

In the posted message, it can be read, "The new robots are really really unique and there are a lot of them this time." The "Pearl Harbor" director also noted down that the movie sequel will be coming soon to theaters, and he thanked fans for the supports as well.
News > Celebrity Gossip

Heath Ledger and Aussie Model Gemma Ward Are Dating?!

January 03, 2008 08:28:46 GMT


Is single and famous, Heath Ledger has sparked rumors he's romancing Aussie model and actress Gemma Ward. Not without reason, but the dating rumors are in all probabilities inspired by the fact that they've been spotted together at parties in Perth over the Christmas holidays.

"They weren't all over each other but they were sitting together and looked like they were together," an onlooker who saw Ledger and Gemma got together at Creatures Loft in Fremantle on Boxing Day revealed.
News > Movie News

Casino Royale's CIA Agent to Star in Bond 22

January 03, 2008 08:24:39 GMT


A studio executive has given out confirmation about several actors in their new project "Bond 22". According to Variety, it has been announced that the actor who portrayed CIA agent Felix Leiter in "Casino Royale", Jeffrey Wright, will once again played the part in the upcoming James Bond film.

Meanwhile, it was also reported that Mathieu Amalric is indeed going to play as the enemy of Daniel Craig in the movie. Apart from that, words are said that the producers, Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli, as well as the studios are about to cast a female lead, and a decision will be made within two weeks.
News > Music News

Mary J. Blige's 'Pains' Knocked Down Reigning 'Noel'

January 03, 2008 08:04:26 GMT


With Christmas holiday setting in, Josh Groban's Seasonal album 'Noel' steps down from its five-week reign at #1 on Billboard Hot 200. With a 68 per cent drop in sales, 'Noel' is pushed to #3 this week, replaced by Mary J. Blige's 'Growing Pains' that moves 2-1.

Blige's eight studio album, in its second week after its release, sold 204,000 copies only seconded by Alicia Keys' 'As I Am' that continues being in Top 5 since its release on November 13. Keys' album that came strong with her single 'No One' was sold 193,000 copies, 5k more than Groban's.
News > Movie News

Philip Seymour Hoffman to Play in Xavier Gens' Horror Film

January 03, 2008 07:48:07 GMT


The "Red Dragon" star Philip Seymour Hoffman and the actor of "A History of Violence", Viggo Mortensen are reportedly discussing the possibility of them playing a part in "Vanikoro". According to Bloody-Disgusting, the two acclaimed actors are in talks to join the cast of Xavier Gens' new film.

"Vanikoro" tells about the French explorer La Perouse whose ship Boussole was destroyed on a reef in Vanikoro, an island full of cannibals, along with most of his crew in 1788. A second ship called the Astrolabe was also shipwrecked. However, La Perouse and some of survivors managed to build a small raft from the wreckage and sailed away to safety.
Page 4964 of 5844 FIRST « » LAST
 
 
RSS
FB
Twitter