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Katie Price To Host Us Reality Show

17th March 2011

Katie Price has reportedly landed a £1 million deal to present a US reality TV show. The 32-year-old former glamour model - who travelled to Los Angeles last month for screen tests - will front...

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Sarah Palin Unhappy About Julianne Moore Movie

16th March 2011

Sarah Palin is reportedly unhappy that the Hollywood actress Julianne Moore is set to play her in a forthcoming movie.Sarah Palin, the Republican politician and former Governor of Alaska, has spoken for the first time...

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Netflix To Air Original Tv Series

16th March 2011

Online movie rental company Netflix, which has been increasingly aiming to become more "TV-like" by phasing out mail deliveries and emphasizing its ability to stream films and TV shows online, may acquire an original series,...

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Fox Runs Off With Ratings As Other Nets Rerun

16th March 2011

As far as the TV networks are concerned, March did not come in like a tiger. With the exception of Fox, which continued to record huge ratings for American Idol (24 million viewers on Wednesday,...

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Kristin Chenoweth Joins Good Christian Bitches

15th March 2011

Kristin Chenoweth has joined the cast of the Abc drama pilot 'Good Christian Bitches'.Kristin Chenoweth, the American actress and Emmy Award winner, is set to play a "classic Dallas housewife" in the highly anticipated new...

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Cold Chisel Draft In New Drummer To Replace Prestwich

15th March 2011

Australian rockers Cold Chisel have enlisted American percussionist Charley Drayton to help record their first new material since the death of drummer Steve Prestwich.The musician was diagnosed with brain cancer in January (11) and underwent...

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Abc's Secret Millionaire Remains Hot On Sunday

14th March 2011

ABC appears to have a solid new hit on Sundays with its new inspirational reality series, Secret Millionaire . In its second week, the show, which was cast off by Fox after so-so ratings in...

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Tsunami Sweeps Over Tv

11th March 2011

Japan's NHK network has provided gripping coverage of the earthquake and tsunami that struck the country early today (Friday). Throughout the day, NHK has tracked the devastating progress of the deluge, showing the massive tidal...

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Spencer Grammer Pregnant With First Child

11th March 2011

Spencer Grammer is pregnant with her first child.Spencer Grammer, the American actress and daughter of 'Frasier' star Kelsey Grammer, is expecting her first child with husband James Hesketh, reports Us Weekly.Spencer married 27-year-old James on...

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Jordana Spiro To Play Party Girl In Lost And Found

11th March 2011

Jordana Spiro will star as a "narcissistic party girl" in an upcoming pilot for Abc.Jordana Spiro, the American actress who most recently appeared as 'Rachael Miller' in Nbc's 'Harry's Law', has been cast in the...

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Abc Says Nbc, Cnn Were Not First To Air 9/11 Footage

10th March 2011

Video of the 9/11 attack on the Twin Towers that was described as "never before seen" when it aired on NBC and CNN on Monday -- and was later posted on numerous websites -- had...

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Title Of Abc Pilot Draws Wrath Of Ptc

10th March 2011

ABC may have been asking for trouble -- courting it even -- by titling the pilot for an upcoming sitcom Good Christian Bitches . If they were, they struck gold on Wednesday when the Parents...

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Abc's Got A Secret -- And It's A Hit

9th March 2011

Secret Millionaire , a hit British TV reality series that failed when a U.S. version was launched by Fox in 2008 -- it folded after six hour-long specials aired in December 2008 -- turned out...

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Christina Aguilera To Release Another Fragrance

9th March 2011

Christina Aguilera is set to launch a new fragrance named Secret Potion. The 'Burlesque' star - who also has a series of other perfumes including Christina Aguilera, Christina Aguilera by Night and Royal Desire -...

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Bobby Brown Dedicates Album To Mother

8th March 2011

Bobby Brown's new album is dedicated to his late mother.The singer is releasing 'The Masterpiece' in May - his first LP in 13 years - and says it holds a special place in his heart...

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Brown: 'My Daughter Doesn't Do Drugs'

8th March 2011

Singer Bobby Brown has slammed suggestions his teenage daughter is struggling with substance abuse issues, insisting the 18 year old "doesn't do" drugs.Bobbi Kristina, whose mother is Whitney Houston, found herself at the centre of...

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Brad Womack Rounds It Down To Emily And Chantal On The Bachelor

8th March 2011

Brad Womack has sent Ashley Herbert home, leaving Chantal O'Brien and Emily Maynard to battle for his affections on 'The Bachelor'.Ashley, 26, was in tears after she was told she was the next contestant to...

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Usher Hands Gaddafi Money To Charity

5th March 2011

Usher has become the latest celebrity to hand money to charity after accepting a hefty fee to appear at a concert connected to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi.A number of stars, including Beyonce, Mariah Carey and...

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Oscars Bring Abc First Victory This Season

2nd March 2011

It wasn't among the worst ratings results for an Oscar show nor was it among the best, but the 37.9 million viewers -- the final official tally -- who tuned in helped lift ABC to...

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No Charlie Sheen Coverage Here

1st March 2011

[Editor's Note While it is tempting to participate in the media's rubbernecking of the Charlie Sheen pileup, Studio Briefing has decided to opt out and limit our coverage of it only to its commercial effects....

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Charlie Sheen 'Rolls' With Cocaine Rocks

28th February 2011

Charlie Sheen was taking "seven gram rocks" of cocaine every day.The 'Two and a Half Men' actor - who has been undergoing a home rehab course to get help for his drink and drug problems...

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Billy Crystal Gets Standing Ovation At The Oscars

28th February 2011

BILLY CRYSTAL returned to the OSCARS last night and received a standing ovation as he took to the stage, reports USA Today.The American actor and star of 'When Harry Met Sally' and 'City Slickers' has...

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John Galliano To Meet Woman He Allegedly Insulted

28th February 2011

John Galliano will meet the woman he is accused of insulting in an altercation at a Paris cafe last week. The designer has been ordered by the public prosecutor's office in the French capital to...

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Britney Spears Promises 'Morning To Remember' On Album Release Day

28th February 2011

BRITNEY SPEARS has promised fans a "morning to remember" to mark the release of her new album on 29 March (11), after announcing plans for a special performance on U.S. TV.The Toxic hitmaker is preparing...

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Sheen Sits Down For First Tv Chat Since Show Scandal

27th February 2011

CHARLIE SHEEN has sat down for his first television interview since producers pulled his hit sitcom TWO AND A HALF MEN following his public rant against writer CHUCK LORRE.The actor's private and professional life has...

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Oscars To Stay On Abc Through 2020

25th February 2011

Just days before Sunday's Oscar telecast on ABC, the network announced on Thursday that it had signed a new deal with the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences to extend its rights to televise the...

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Two Networks Claim Ratings Victory

24th February 2011

CBS and Fox each claimed victory in the weekly ratings race -- Fox basing its claim on the results in the all-important adults 18-49 demo and CBS, on total viewers and households. Each network was...

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Sara Rue's New Show Gets Disappointing Ratings

24th February 2011

SARA RUE's new weight-loss reality show 'Shedding for the Wedding' premiered last night (23rd February 2011)SARA RUE, the American actress who famously lost 50lbs in weight, is the host of the new reality show 'Shedding...

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Ashley Judd To Return To Television In 'Missing'?

22nd February 2011

Ashley Judd is set to return to television for the first time in 20 years in 'Missing'.Reported to be close to signing a deal with ABC for the action series, the 42-year-old actress would play...

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Tim Allen To Star In The Last Days Of Man

21st February 2011

TIM ALLEN is set to star in a new comedy pilot for ABC.TIM ALLEN, the American actor and star of 'Home Improvement', has signed on to star in a new comedy pilot tentatively titled 'The...

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