Music, Movie and Entertainment News 31st December 2008

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British Audiences Say Yes To New Jim Carrey Comedy

31st December 2008 1:05

The top spot in the UK box office charts has been claimed by Yes Man, the new comedy starring Jim Carrey.Based on the bestselling memoir by Danny...

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Hudson's Brother-in-law Indicted

31st December 2008 8:17

JENNIFER HUDSON's estranged brother-in-law has been indicted on three counts of first-degree murder and one count of home invasion. William Balfour,...

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The Things They Say 10628

31st December 2008 8:17

“We talked about getting in the studio together, so that's probably going to happen soon. I definitely think we could do something cool and...

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The Things They Say 10627

31st December 2008 8:17

“I'm addicted to proms!” Country star TAYLOR SWIFT on her love for prom night. She has already attended three, while most U.S. teens get...

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Rocker Loses His Home

31st December 2008 8:17

The frontman of Swedish heavy rock band FATAL SMILE has lost his home in a blaze. Vocalist Blade learned his house was on fire on Monday (29Dec08),...

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Jonas Brothers Spark Security Concerns For New York City Police

31st December 2008 8:17

THE JONAS BROTHERS have prompted officials at the New York Police Department to bolster security before the trio takes over Times Square on New...

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Islam Urges Leaders To Take Notice Of What Children Want

31st December 2008 8:17

Muslim convert YUSUF ISLAM has urged world leaders to pay more attention to children when making decisions in 2009 in a Christmas and New Year...

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Garcia Estate Sued Over Live Recording With Late Musician

31st December 2008 8:17

The estate of late GRATEFUL DEAD frontman JERRY GARCIA is facing a lawsuit from the family of a deceased keyboardist - over the rights to a 2004...

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Lopez + Anthony Dismiss Divorce Reports

31st December 2008 8:17

JENNIFER LOPEZ and MARC ANTHONY have dismissed reports they are on the verge of divorce just two months after renewing their wedding vows - insisting...

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Dmx Pleads Guilty To Animal Cruelty, Drug Possession And Theft

31st December 2008 8:17

Incarcerated rapper DMX has pleaded guilty to four charges of animal cruelty, drug possession and theft in three separate cases. The star, real name...

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Stamp Owes Astrologer For Fine Voice

31st December 2008 8:17

TERENCE STAMP owes an astrologer for his distinctive voice because he would never have taken vocal and breathing lessons if she hadn't told him he...

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Hathaway's Happy Wedding Memories

31st December 2008 8:17

ANNE HATHAWAY fears she'll never be able to top her brother's wedding when she eventually exchanges vows - because his same-sex nuptials was a...

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Thompson Lands O'reilly's Radio Slot

31st December 2008 8:17

Former LAW + ORDER star FRED THOMPSON is to take over top U.S. political pundit BILL O'REILLY's radio show in 2009 after losing out as the 2008...

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Chow Quits As Green Hornet Director

31st December 2008 8:17

Revered Hong Kong funnyman/filmmaker STEPHEN CHOW has quit as the director of comic book movie adaptation THE GREEN HORNET. Chow's role as the...

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Dark Knight Claims Top Movie Website's Best Film Of 2008

31st December 2008 8:17

BATMAN sequel THE DARK KNIGHT has topped the 2008 Best Film list on influential movie news website Moviehole.net's end-of-year review. The film,...

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Getty Still A Brother

31st December 2008 8:17

BALTHAZAR GETTY's publicists are acting fast to dispel reports the actor is set to quit hit show BROTHERS + SISTERS over his romance with SIENNA...

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Duchovny's Sex Addiction Tops 2008 Scandal List

31st December 2008 8:17

DAVID DUCHOVNY's sex addiction scandal has been named the year's most surprising by readers of American weekly magazine Parade. More than 30 per...

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Bacon Victim In $50 Billion Wall Street Scandal

31st December 2008 8:17

Actor KEVIN BACON has been named among the celebrities who fell victim to the $50 billion (GBP35 billion) fraud scandal rocking America's Wall...

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Knighthood For Discworld Creator Pratchett In Honours List

31st December 2008 9:38

Terry Pratchett, the author of the Discworld novels, has been knighted in the New Year's honours list.The 60-year-old, who was diagnosed with...

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Studios Criticise Actors' Union Over Strike Plans

31st December 2008 10:11

Hollywood studios have criticised the head of the Screen Actors' Guild (SAG) for claiming a strike would not affect the film and television...

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Dmx Pleads Guilty To Drug, Theft, Cruelty Charges

31st December 2008 11:06

Rapper DMX has pleaded guilty to charges of drug possession, theft and animal cruelty as part of a plea bargain.The rap star and actor, real name...

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Alex James: 'Winehouse And Doherty Need Help'

31st December 2008 11:39

Alex James has said Amy Winehouse and Pete Doherty need help to get over their drug problems.The bassist, who recently announced he was reforming...

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Foo Fighters And Coldplay To Perform At Neil Diamond Charity Show

31st December 2008 11:50

A number of artists are set to appear at a forthcoming charity concert organised by Neil Diamond.Performers including Foo Fighters, Coldplay and...

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Madonna Gives Millions To Kabbalah

31st December 2008 12:16

MADONNA has proved her devotion to Kabbalah - she donated more than $2.6 million (GBP1.8 million) to the religion in 2007. The Material Girl showed...

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Diddy Gave Biggie Film The Image Ok

31st December 2008 12:16

SEAN COMBS gave the new NOTORIOUS B.I.G. biopic the authentic touch when he signed on as the movie's fashion consultant. Derek Luke, who portrays...

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World Music Stars Get Vocal For Bono's Online Magazine

31st December 2008 12:16

Buskers and world musicians from South Africa, Russia and Brazil have teamed up for a stirring new charity version of soul classic STAND BY ME. The...

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Spears Brother To Wed?

31st December 2008 12:16

BRITNEY SPEARS will ring in 2009 with wedding bells - the star's brother BRYAN is reportedly set to walk down the aisle on New Year's Eve (31Dec08). ...

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Rocker Plant Honoured By Queen

31st December 2008 12:16

LED ZEPPELIN frontman ROBERT PLANT has been made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the British New Year Honours list. The...

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Elton John's Nye Bash Hampered By Poor Ticket Sales

31st December 2008 12:16

SIR ELTON JOHN's New Year's Eve party at London's O2 Arena is suffering the effects of the credit crunch - organisers are offering cut-price ticket...

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Cruise's Role As Nazi Assassin Wins Over German Critics

31st December 2008 12:16

TOM CRUISE has gotten an unexpected boost for his role as a Nazi assassin in new movie VALKYRIE - after the film won over German critics who...

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The Things They Say 10629

31st December 2008 12:16

"Turning off all the lights in the house, lighting candles, and listening to sad songs while conducting random baking experiments." Teenager TAYLOR...

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Stewart To Launch Diamond-encrusted Vibrator

31st December 2008 12:16

Former EURYTHMICS star DAVE STEWART is hoping to spice up fans' sex lives in the new year (09) with a new $1,400 (GBP933) diamond-encrusted...

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T-pain Wows With Little Britney

31st December 2008 12:16

Rapper T-PAIN stunned fans at a pre-Christmas Los Angeles show last week (22Dec08) when he brought out mini-BRITNEY SPEARS for a number. Only it...

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Spears Decoy Threatens To Sue Los Angeles Police

31st December 2008 12:16

The city of Los Angeles and its airport police force are facing legal action from a decoy they allegedly ordered to help protect BRITNEY SPEARS'...

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Kings Of Leon's Big Holiday Earner

31st December 2008 12:16

Rockers KINGS OF LEON have followed in the footsteps of AMY WINEHOUSE - by scooping a small fortune to play a private gig for Russian billionaire...

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Pistols Probed In '70s Ireland

31st December 2008 12:16

Punk pioneers the SEX PISTOLS were investigated by cops in Ireland in the 1970s amid concerns their music breached obscenity laws. Official papers...

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Fantasy Novelist Pratchett To Be A Sir

31st December 2008 12:16

Author TERRY PRATCHETT has been left "totally astonished" after receiving a knighthood in the British New Year Honours list. The writer, best known...

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Underwood: 'Dirty Sexy Money Is Cancelled'

31st December 2008 12:16

DIRTY SEXY MONEY star BLAIR UNDERWOOD has confirmed the struggling U.S. show is set to be axed - despite network executives refusing to admit it's...

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Pattinson's Fury Over Ledger 'Joke'

31st December 2008 12:16

TWILIGHT star ROBERT PATTINSON reportedly blew his top at a comedy club in Los Angeles - when a funnyman performed a routine about HEATH LEDGER. An...

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Sheen Named In New Year Honours List

31st December 2008 12:16

THE QUEEN star MICHAEL SHEEN is looking forward to meeting the real Queen Elizabeth II - after he was named in the British New Year Honours list. ...

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Cook's Half-brother Held On Theft Charge

31st December 2008 12:16

DANE COOK's half-brother DARRYL MCCAULEY is due in court on suspicion of embezzling million of dollars from the U.S. comedian. MCCauley, who is also...

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Schwarzenegger's Catchphrase Added To U.s. Film Archive

31st December 2008 12:16

One of ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER's most famous one-liners will forever haunt movie buffs - his sci-fi film THE TERMINATOR has been added to the U.S....

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Aniston To Spend New Year With Cox

31st December 2008 12:16

JENNIFER ANISTON is to ring in the New Year (09) with best pal COURTENEY COX in Mexico. The actress arrived in Los Cabos over the weekend...

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Pinto Honoured At Palm Springs Film Festival

31st December 2008 12:16

Indian actress FREIDA PINTO will be honoured at the 2009 Palm Springs Film Festival for her breakthrough performance in DANNY BOYLE's film SLUMDOG...

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Dawson Annoyed With Los Angeles' Bad Drivers

31st December 2008 12:17

ROSARIO DAWSON has urged Los Angeles motorists to take more care on the city's roads because she's tired of having to avoid airheads who swerve into...

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Stamp Refuses To Own A Cellphone

31st December 2008 12:17

British actor TERENCE STAMP refuses to use a cellphone - because brain surgeons don't own mobiles. The Wanted star has always dreamed of becoming a...

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Gibson Challenges Statham To Real Death Race

31st December 2008 12:17

TRANSFORMERS star TYRESE GIBSON has fast plans for 2009 - he's keen to recreate his car racing scenes in DEATH RACE for real. The actor/model played...

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Wood Calls On Sturgess To Play Spider-man On Stage

31st December 2008 12:17

Actress EVAN RACHEL WOOD is begging her ACROSS THE UNIVERSE co-star JIM STURGESS to join her in the blockbuster SPIDER-MAN musical - because he's the...

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Baker Plans To Become An American

31st December 2008 12:17

Dashing Aussie actor SIMON BAKER is about to go public with his biggest plans for 2009 - he's hoping to become an American citizen. The star of hit...

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Noth's New York Nightclub Takes Final Cut

31st December 2008 12:17

SEX AND THE CITY star CHRIS NOTH is closing the doors to his New York nightclub - 10 years after opening the venue in the city where the hit TV show...

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Premiere Kiss To Blame For Rourke/wood Romance Reports

31st December 2008 12:17

EVAN RACHEL WOOD has blamed THE WRESTLER co-star MICKEY ROURKE for fuelling reports the odd couple was dating - by kissing her at the film's...

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The Things They Say 10630

31st December 2008 12:17

"I don't want to get married again but I'd love to have a guy around." ANGELA LANSBURY, 83.

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Barkley Arrested For Alleged Dui

31st December 2008 13:01

Basketball icon-turned-political hopeful CHARLES BARKLEY has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI). The former athlete,...

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Dillon Arrested For Speeding

31st December 2008 14:31

Actor MATT DILLON has been arrested by U.S. authorities after he was caught speeding down the highway, according to reports. The Crash star was...

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2008 Wenn/popeater.com Awards

31st December 2008 15:11

2008 - like any other 12 months in showbiz - has been a year of blockbusters and flops, marriages and divorces, meltdowns and comebacks. As a global...

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Carey Dismisses Pregnancy Rumours With Booze Snaps

31st December 2008 18:13

MARIAH CAREY has dispelled rumours she is pregnant after she was snapped glugging red wine on a lavish Caribbean holiday. The Hero singer has been...

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Winehouse Summoned To Norway To Face Drug Charges

31st December 2008 18:13

Troubled star AMY WINEHOUSE has been summoned to appear at a Norwegian court on drug charges after she was caught in possession of marijuana in the...

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Knowles Hates Party Lifestyle

31st December 2008 18:13

BEYONCE KNOWLES is set for a quiet New Year's Eve - she hates partying in public because people recognise her. The Crazy In Love hitmaker insists...

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Sparks Rings In New Year As Bridesmaid

31st December 2008 18:13

Singer JORDIN SPARKS will ring in 2009 at a reality-TV wedding - when a fellow AMERICAN IDOL contestant who named Sparks her bridesmaid ties the...

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Doherty Gives Up Drugs

31st December 2008 18:13

Troubled British rocker PETE DOHERTY has given up drugs - and has vowed to stay clean into the new year (09). The Babyshambles frontman has had a...

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Knowles: 'I've Fulfilled All My Ambitions'

31st December 2008 18:13

BEYONCE KNOWLES has achieved all that she wants to in her career - but has found herself unable to step away from work as a result. The Crazy In...

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Moore + Goldstein Split?

31st December 2008 18:13

Pop star/actress MANDY MOORE and ADAM 'DJ AM' GOLDSTEIN have split again, according to U.S. reports. The couple rekindled their romance after...

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Dj Am Addresses 'Untruths' In Plane Crash Lawsuit

31st December 2008 18:13

ADAM 'DJ AM' GOLDSTEIN has fired back at reports he's filed suit against the estates of the pilots killed in his near-death plane crash last...

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Farrow Grieves Over Loss Of Adopted Daughter

31st December 2008 18:13

Actress MIA FARROW mourned the loss of her adopted daughter at a New York funeral service on Tuesday (30Dec08) - as a priest described her courage...

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Barkley Arrested For Alleged Dui

31st December 2008 18:13

Basketball icon-turned-political hopeful CHARLES BARKLEY has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI). The former athlete,...

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Dillon Arrested For Speeding

31st December 2008 18:13

Actor MATT DILLON has been arrested by U.S. authorities after he was caught speeding down the highway, according to reports. The Crash star was...

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Beckham's Shoe Dilemma

31st December 2008 18:13

VICTORIA BECKHAM has vowed to ditch her addiction to shoes - because she is running out of space to store them. The former Spice Girl is considered...

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Cole Won't Play Fame Game At Celebrity Parties

31st December 2008 18:13

GIRLS ALOUD star CHERYL COLE won't be ringing in the New Year at any celebrity-packed parties - she hates the idea of talking to other stars just...

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Winehouse's Healthy Food Promise

31st December 2008 18:13

British singer AMY WINEHOUSE has ditched her favoured junk food to start eating healthily - but finds herself constantly craving sugary snacks. The...

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Avant-garde Artist Sharp Dies

31st December 2008 18:13

American avant-garde artist/performer WILLOUGHBY SHARP has lost his battle with throat cancer, aged 72. Sharp, noted as a cutting-edge performer,...

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Wedding Day Tips From Hudson And Hathaway

31st December 2008 18:13

KATE HUDSON has no plans to marry again, but she's keen to pass on wedding day tips to brides to be. The divorced actress, who plays a modern bride...

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Longoria Parker's Cheating Vow

31st December 2008 18:13

Actress EVA LONGORIA PARKER does not tolerate cheating - and would have no qualms in exposing an adulterer. The Desperate Housewives star, who wed...

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Pattinson Eyes A Problem For Vampire Sequel

31st December 2008 18:13

TWILIGHT heartthrob ROBERT PATTINSON isn't looking forward to reprising his blood-sucking role in the hit film's sequel NEW MOON - because he has to...

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Designer Lapidus Dead

31st December 2008 18:13

French fashion guru TED LAPIDUS has died at a hospital in Cannes. The style king was 79 when he passed away on Monday (29Dec08). Paying tribute to...

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Chan Voted Film Group's Vice-chairman

31st December 2008 18:13

Movie action man JACKIE CHAN has been named the vice-chairman of a new film association which will tie together moviemaking in Hong Kong and China. ...

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Palin Daughter's Baby Photos Spark Bidding War

31st December 2008 18:13

Former U.S. vice-presidential hopeful SARAH PALIN's teenage daughter BRISTOL has signed a deal with an American magazine to publish snaps of her...

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The Things They Say 10634

31st December 2008 18:13

"Don't worry, there's no big bedroom scene. We didn't have enough money for the special effects to make me look great naked." DUSTIN HOFFMAN insists...

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The Things They Say 10633

31st December 2008 18:13

"I like HUGH. I know him so well. When you know someone very well, you don't see their beauty, you see their lovely personality. I'm not deeply...

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The Things They Say 10632

31st December 2008 18:13

"Our version (of the Cleopatra story) will be like an Elvis musical in 3D. It's a total rock 'n' roll, 1966 aesthetic - like Viva Las Vegas meets...

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The Things They Say 10631

31st December 2008 18:13

"I've never experienced that but it must be an amazing feeling to say: 'I absolutely need you.' Sometimes I feel like that about a cheeseburger!"...

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Barton's Green Tips

31st December 2008 18:13

MISCHA BARTON has three golden rules she sticks to when trying to save the planet - but often has trouble remembering them. Former The O.C. star...

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Holmes' Broadway Dash

31st December 2008 18:13

KATIE HOLMES was forced to sprint through the streets of New York on Tuesday (30Dec08) - after heavy traffic threatened to make her late for her...

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Yes Man Rules U.k. Box Office Charts

31st December 2008 18:13

JIM CARREY's new comedy YES MAN is sitting atop the U.K. box office after taking $3.4 million (GBP2.3 million) in its opening weekend (27-28Dec08). ...

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The Things They Say 10635

31st December 2008 18:13

"I still try to go out and do the things I want to do, but I've never been one for going to trendy clubs in New York. I'd much rather go to a...

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Millions To Lose Viacom Nets Tonight

31st December 2008 18:46

Unless an eleventh-hour reprieve is granted, all of Viacom's 19 cable channels, including MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, BET, and Spike, could...

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Cbs Dominates Weak Week For Networks

31st December 2008 18:46

CBS's 60 Minutes was watched by nearly the same number of people who tuned in to NBC's Sunday-night football game between the Denver Broncos and the...

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Pro-bowl Moving To Espn

31st December 2008 18:46

Broadcast television has lost another major sporting event to cable, this time the NFL Pro Bowl, which is moving to ESPN. The 2009 game is scheduled...

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S.f. Station Cancels Interview With Tv News Critics

31st December 2008 18:46

A San Francisco television station canceled an interview with two authors of a book critical of television news after the station's news director...

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Blu-ray Player To Debut -- Discs Optional

31st December 2008 18:57

Korea's LG Electronics said Tuesday that its latest Blu-ray player, when connected to the Internet, will be able to stream 14,000 movies and TV shows...

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Sag Dissenters May Oust Negotiators

31st December 2008 18:57

Dissension within the Screen Actors Guild over the bargaining strategy of its leaders has reached the point that an effort has been launched to...

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Deutschland Über Box Office

31st December 2008 18:57

A week after Tom Cruise's Valkyrie , about the so-called general's plot to assassinate Hitler during World War II, opened strongly, two more dramas...

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Lionsgate Dispirited By Spirit Results

31st December 2008 18:57

Shares in Lionsgate Entertainment took a pounding Tuesday as analysts at investment bank Caris & Co. downgraded the shares to "above average" from...

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Movie Reviews Defiance

31st December 2008 19:07

Daniel Craig, in a wrenching departure from his James Bond character, and Liev Schreiber are receiving fine notices for their portrayals in Defiance...

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Movie Reviews Good

31st December 2008 19:07

Good is also being praised for good intentions, although most critics agree that it's not so good. Stephen Holden in the New York Times calls it...

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Latifah's Jewellery Stolen In $10,000 Holiday Heist

31st December 2008 19:13

QUEEN LATIFAH has become the victim of thieves, who stole over $10,000 (GBP6,990) in jewellery from her luxury villa in Tobago. The actress/singer,...

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Garner Ready To Give Birth?

31st December 2008 20:06

Actress JENNIFER GARNER has sparked reports she's planning to ring in the New Year with a new baby after checking into a California hospital on New...

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