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Nicollette Sheridan Lawyer Truly Believes In Abc Conspiracy

11th March 2012

Nicollette Sheridan's lawyer has revealed that he is still adamant that Abc were plotting to fire SHERIDAN. Nicollette Sheridan is currently embroiled in a lawsuit against 'Desperate Housewives' creator Marc Cherry who she accuses of...

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Bristol Palin To Star In New Reality Tv Series

10th March 2012

Bristol Palin is going to star in her own reality TV series on Lifetime, it has been announced. Bristol Palin, the daughter of former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, will be the subject of 'Bristol...

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Producer: 'Nicollette Sheridan Was Late To Set 50% Of The Time'

9th March 2012

Former Desperate Housewives star Nicollette Sheridan's reliability became a talking point in court again on Friday (09Mar12) as series line producer George Perkins revealed her punctuality was a big issue and he had to speak...

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Kelly Clarkson To Judge New Tv Talent Show

8th March 2012

Kelly Clarkson has joined the judging panel of new TV talent show 'Duets'.The 'Stronger' hitmaker - who found fame on the first series of 'American Idol' - will join forces with music legend Lionel Richie,...

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Gcb Uproar Will It Help Or Hurt?

8th March 2012

Conservatives have ignited a firestorm of controversy over ABC's new drama GCB, based on the novel Good Christian Bitches. On his radio show Wednesday, Rush Limbaugh commented that the show represented "slime disguised as sophistication"...

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Kelly Clarkson Turns Mentor For X Factor, Idol, Rival

8th March 2012

Kelly Clarkson and Lionel Ritchie have been chosen to be the celebrity figures on the forthcoming series of 'Duets', after Abc threw their hat into the ring for the battle of the talent contests. Jennifer...

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Divorce Drama And Mudslinging Continues For Christie Brinkley

8th March 2012

Christie Brinkley 's ex-husband has accused her of reigniting their divorce drama in order to get publicity for her return to the stage in Chicago. Four years after the couple divorced, the accusations have started...

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Christie Brinkley's Ex Upset With Public Outbursts

7th March 2012

Christie Brinkley's ex-husband has blasted the model/actress for going public with the couple's child custody battle, insisting her media outbursts are harming the couple's kids.Peter Cook insists his former wife should stop being so open...

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Idol Down But Still At The Top

7th March 2012

Fox added an additional night of American Idol to its lineup last week and, along with a strong finish for its Daytona 500 coverage, was thereby able to claim the top spot on the Nielsen...

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Andrew Garfield Stars In 'Death Of A Salesman' Ahead Of Life-changing Summer

7th March 2012

Andrew Garfield is set to be shot to true superstardom when the first of the re-booted Spider-Man films hits screens later this year, the American-born, British-raised actor playing the main role of Peter Parker and...

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Connie Britton To Play Country Legend In Drama 'Nashville'

7th March 2012

Connie Britton has signed a deal with the Abc network to star in a pilot episode of their new drama Nashville, Deadline.com reported yesterday (March 6, 2012). Set against the backdrop of the Nashville country...

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Nicollette Sheridan 'Walloped' By Desperate Housewives Creator

7th March 2012

The Desperate Housewives Trial continues and the Daily Mail reports today (March 7, 2012) that Nicollette Sheridan 's defense is focusing on an incident in which the writer / producer Marc Cherry "walloped" her on...

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Spielberg's Terra Nova Yet To Be Declared Extinct

7th March 2012

'Terra Nova', STEVEN SPILEBErG's hugely expensive dinosaur drama, could find itself back on television sooner rather than later. Fans of the epic series were left deflated on Monday (March 5, 2012), when Fox announced they...

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Tv Boss Killed Off Nicollette Sheridan's Desperate Housewives Character Months Before Cherry Fight

7th March 2012

The death of Nicollette Sheridan's Desperate Housewives character was approved by a top TV executive four months before the actress' alleged fight with creator Marc Cherry, a court in Los Angeles was told on Tuesday...

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Dancing With The Stars Line-up Revealed

6th March 2012

Opera singer Katherine Jenkins, tennis legend Martina Navaratilova and 'Melrose Place' actor Jack Wagner lead the 'Dancing with the Stars' line-up.Joining the trio of famous faces when the 14th season of the celebrity dance competition...

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Kirk Cameron Responds To Critics Of Anti-gay Comments

6th March 2012

Actor Kirk Cameron has been left stunned by the harsh criticism he has been subjected to since he suggested homosexuality was "unnatural" in a recent TV interview - because those attacking him have shown a...

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Nicollette Sheridan Struggling To Find Work After Desperate Housewives Firing

6th March 2012

Actress Nicollette Sheridan has struggled to find work since she was fired from Desperate Housewives in 2009, according to her attorney.Entertainment lawyer Neil Meyer took the stand in Sheridan's $6 million (£3.75 million) wrongful dismissal...

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Smashing Ratings For The Voice ; For Smash , Too

6th March 2012

Ratings for NBC's The Voice and Smash climbed appreciably on Monday with the talent contest drawing 16.3 million viewers (peaking in the second hour with 17 million) and the musical drama 7.9 million. That gave...

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Kirk Cameron Defends Himself Over Homosexuality Comments

6th March 2012

American actor Kirk Cameron has hit back at critics who've lampooned him since he made some rather risky comments about homosexuality in an interview with Piers Morgan on Cnn. Speaking to the British journalist and...

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Nicollette Sheridan Testifies Against Housewives Creator

6th March 2012

Nicollette Sheridan claims she was fired from 'Desperate Housewives' after she complained about creator Marc Cherry hitting her. The actress - whose character Edie Britt was written out of the show in 2009 - took...

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Courteney Cox Backs Cougar Town Campaign

6th March 2012

Courteney Cox is urging fans to spread the word about the new season of her TV series Cougar Town amid fears the show is facing cancellation due to falling ratings.The third series of the star's...

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Marc Cherry Still Upset About Striking Sheridan To Demonstrate Scene

6th March 2012

Desperate Housewives creator Marc Cherry has felt awful about striking Nicollette Sheridan for years, the writer told a court in Los Angeles on Monday (05Mar12).Cherry took the stand in Sheridan's wrongful dismissal trial and faced...

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Kristin Chenoweth Defends Controversial Gay Storyline

5th March 2012

The TV show Gcb (originally entitled Good Christian Bitches) premiered on Sunday night, after Desperate Housewives. Starring Kristin Chenoweth, the show had been raising eyebrows before it had even aired and, with its storyline about...

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Gcb Debuts; Tv Survives

5th March 2012

GCB , based on Kim Gatlin's saucy novel Good Christian Bitches , premiered ...er ... modestly on ABC Sunday night, a sort of Southern companion to the network's Desperate Housewives , which precedes it. The...

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Russell Simmons And Deepak Chopra Raise $5 Million For Obama

3rd March 2012

Rap mogul Russell Simmons and spiritual guru Deepak Chopra have helped to raise $5 million (£3.13 million) for U.S. President Barack Obama's re-election campaign after co-hosting a fundraiser in New York.Simmons and Chopra teamed up...

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Angry Nicollette Sheridan Loses Temper In Trial Cross-examination

2nd March 2012

Actress Nicollette Sheridan was ordered to "calm down" by a Los Angeles judge on Friday (02Mar12) after becoming frustrated as she was cross-examined over a fight she had with Desperate Housewives creator Marc Cherry.The star...

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Nicollette Sheridan Rises From The Dead

2nd March 2012

In what is turning out to be a high-profile wrongful-termination case of the first order, former Desperate Housewives star Nicollette Sheridan claimed in court on Thursday that writer-creator Marc Cherry decided to kill off her...

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Annasophia Robb Playing Carrie Bradshaw In Sex And The City Prequel

2nd March 2012

Annasophia Robb has been cast as the iconic Carrie Bradshaw in the Sex and the City spin-off The Carrie Diaries (Sarah Jessica Parker plays the role in the original series). The 18 year-old actress will...

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Hayden Panettiere Set For Country Tv Series

2nd March 2012

Hayden Panettiere is set to show off her singing skills playing a country superstar in new TV soap Nashville.The actress, who played a cheerleader in sci-fi show Heroes, will swap her pom-poms for a microphone...

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Nicollette Sheridan Recalls Alleged Cherry Fight In Court

2nd March 2012

Actress Nicollette Sheridan opened up about the fight she had with Desperate Housewives creator Marc Cherry in court on Thursday (01Mar12), insisting the altercation eventually led to her firing.Sheridan was testifying in Los Angeles Superior...

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