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Actor/activist Russell Means Dead At 72

ussell Means, who first rose to prominence as a leader of the 1973 Wounded Knee uprising of Native American activists and who later was cast in a major role in the movie The Last of...

Tippi Hedren: 'Hitchcock's Wife Did Nothing To Stop My Emotional Torture'

Tippi Hedren once appealed to Alfred Hitchcock's wife for help in halting the director's emotional abuse, only to have her request completely snubbed.The veteran star, who worked with Hitchcock on 1963 classic The Birds and...

Barnes & Noble Launches Latest Streaming Division

arnes & Noble is the latest company to sell movies online that can be viewed on TV sets or mobile devices virtually anywhere or anytime. Although it is being called Nook Video, the service will...

Barnes & Noble Launches Latest Streaming Division

arnes & Noble is the latest company to sell movies online that can be viewed on TV sets or mobile devices virtually anywhere or anytime. Although it is being called Nook Video, the service will...

Boardwalk Empire Returns: Season 3 Preview

Boardwalk Empire Season 3 hits TVs on Sunday, September 16th at 9PM. With little being released about the new series, apart from enigmatic, expertly designed teaser trailers, Contactmusic.com is here to tell you what to...

'Newsroom' Actress Alison Pill Enjoys Boozy Time At Fashion Week

We're not quite sure what was going through Newsroom star Alison Pill's head yesterday, but we're pretty sure we know what was going in her mouth the day before (September 11th), with the actress being...

Bob Barker Launches Campaign To Keep Animals Safe On Film Sets

Game show legend Bob Barker and The Simpson's co-creator Sam Simon have teamed up to spearhead a new animal rights campaign to keep creatures safe from harm on movie and TV sets.The two celebrities have...

Anna Paquin And Stephen Moyer Welcome Twins: All The Details

Anna Paquin’s twins arrived safely into the world this week, despite both being born premature. Anna Paquin and her ‘True Blood’ husband Stephen Moyer are yet to announce the exact details of the birth, though...

Jeffrey Wright To Play Beetee In ‘Hunger Games’ Sequel

Actor Jeffrey Wright has been cast as Beetee in the The Hunger Games sequel Catching Fire, Lionsgate announced on Friday (September 7, 2012).Former ‘Monk’ star Tony Shalhoub was reportedly in consideration for the role, though...

Taylor Swift's Romance Interests Alec Baldwin

Taylor Swift's romance with Conor Kennedy has reportedly interested Alec Baldwin. The '30 Rock' star is said to be keen to find out about the country singer's romance after he was overheard at the Hamptons...

Ben Affleck Heading For Oscars Glory With 'Argo'?

Is Ben Affleck in the running for an Oscar? Industry insiders seem to think so, after his latest movie Argo opened at the Telluride Film Festival. According to Los Angeles Times, the very same movie...

The Rolling Stones To Make Comeback In London And Brooklyn

The Rolling Stones are set to play four gigs; two at London's O2 Arena and two at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, reports Billboard.Richard Branson and Australian Paul Dainty will promote, with reports suggesting the...

Aaron Sorkin's 'The Newsroom' Proves Successful Despite Public Criticism

The Newsroom, created by Aaron Sorkin, writer of The West Wing, enjoyed impressive viewing figures, as it's first season culminated Sunday night (August 26, 2012), reports The Washington Post.2.3 million tuned in for the finale's...

Liberace's Toyboy Lover Battling Cancer - Report

Liberace's lover Scott Thorson has been diagnosed with anal cancer, according to a U.S. report.Editors at tabloid The Globe claim doctors have told Thorson, who was once the late showman's teenage toyboy, the deadly disease...

Warner Bros Say No To Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower'

After initially showing interest in a multi-movie adaptation of the Stephen King franchise, The Dark Tower, Warner Bros. have changed their temperature from slightly warm to icy cold, and have rejected the proposal completely, reports...

Chris O'dowd To Star In New Bbc Spinal Tap Style Series

The popular I.T Crowd actor Chris Odowd, who also starred in hit film Bridesmaids, is due to co-write and star in a new Bbc comedy based on the documentary style of Spinal Tap. The show...

Marvin Hamlisch, Broadway And Hollywood Composer Dies, Aged 68

The composer Marvin Hamlisch died at the age of 68 this week. He had been suffering from a brief but unspecified illness, USA Today reports. Hamlisch was well-known for his work composing music for Broadway...

Tippi Hedren Stunned By Toby Jones' Hitchcock

Actress Tippi Hedren froze with terror the first time she heard Toby Jones' pitch-perfect Alfred Hitchcock voice for new movie The Girl - because it brought back awful memories of her time with the movie...

Hbo To Film Docu-drama On Tippi Hendren's Life

Tippi Hendren has been back in the media recently blasting acclaimed director Alfred Hitchcock for the way he mistreated on set and supposedly 'ruined her career'. The star of Hitchcock's The Birds and Marnie, the...

Tippi Hedren: 'Hitchcock Was A Dangerous Deviant'

Actress Tippi Hedren has exposed her The Birds and Marnie director Alfred Hitchcock as a "dangerous deviant" who "ruined" her career in a shocking new Hbo panel discussion held to promote upcoming biopic The Girl.The...

Conor Kennedy Aunt: Taylor Swift Is 'Awesome'

Conor Kennedy's aunt thinks Taylor Swift is ''awesome''.Taylor Swift is a self-professed fan of the famous Kennedy family, and the relatives feel the same way about her. Rory Kennedy told website People.com: ''She's awesome.''Speaking on...

Jonathan Rhys Meyers To Star As Dracula In New Nbc Drama

Jonathan Rhys Meyers will be eyeing up necks and running from garlic after it was revealed that his latest role will be that of the fabled count Dracula. Meyers has become somewhat known for playing...

Netflix Shares Plunge

Shares of Netflix were down more than 24 percent at midday trading today (Wednesday) following the company's after-hours report on Tuesday that its net income for the second quarter was down 91 percent from the...

Jeremy Renner Considering Wikileaks Film Role

Jeremy Renner is in talks to play Julian Assange in a WikiLeaks film.The 'Bourne Legacy' actor has been approached by DreamWorks to play the controversial founder of the international online organisation responsible for leaking government...

Aaron Sorkin Replaces 'The Newsroom' Writing Staff

Aaron Sorkin has received mixed reviews for his latest series The Newsroom. So it may not come as much of a surprise to learn that the writing team has been given a mass overhaul for...

Emmy Nominations Announced

This year's Emmy awards nominations were something of a rerun in their own right. Like last year, AMC's Mad Men garnered the most nominations for a dramatic series -- 17 -- and ABC's Modern Family...

Stephen Moyer On Having Twins With Anna Paquin

Stephen Moyer thinks having twins with Anna Paquin is going to be ''crazy.''The 'True Blood' actor - who is married to his co-star - already has two children, Billy and Lilac, from previous relationships and...

True Blood Stars On Parade At Comic-con Panel

Stars of the Hbo vampire drama TRUE BLOOD, which was recently renewed for a sixth season, where out in force as they participated in a Q&A with the eager crowd and talked about life in...

Comic Con Is Out Of This World As The Big Bang Theory Send Fan Into Space

The Big Bang Theory is set to go where no sitcom has gone before, when a real-life astronaut rewarded a fan with the chance to take a sub-orbital space flight at yesterdays COMIC CON. The...

Kit Harington Breaks Ankle

Game Of Thrones star Kit Harington has been forced to miss a planned appearance at California's Comic-Con event this week (beg09Jul12) after breaking his ankle.The British actor was due to attend the popular fan convention...

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