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Pharrell Williams Is American Idol Frontrunner

Pharrell Williams is reportedly the frontrunner to be the new 'American Idol' judge.The N.E.R.D. rapper is said to be ''close'' to signing the deal and is confident he will land the gig thanks to his...

Simon Cowell Treats 'X Factor' Contestants To Posh Hotel

Simon Cowell has reportedly spent $500,000 to upgrade 160 'X Factor' USA contestants to a nicer hotel.Apparently the media mogul treated the talent show finalists in Miami, Florida where those who made it past the...

Aretha Franklin Wants To Judge American Idol

Aretha Franklin wants to be a judge on 'American Idol'.The 70-year-old singing legend is ''interested'' in one of the vacant seats on the panel after Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler confirmed they would not be...

Britney Spears Blames Demi Lovato For Walk Off

Britney Spears has blamed Demi Lovato for her shock exit from 'The X Factor' USA judging panel.The 30-year-old singer walked away from her seat on the American TV talent show this week (10.07.12) when a...

Emma Stone Surprised By Andrew's English Accent

Emma Stone didn't hear Andrew Garfield's British accent until they finished making 'The Amazing Spider-Man'.The actress stars opposite the Anglo-American actor in the film - and has since become his real-life girlfriend - but was...

Britney Spears Shocked By Friend's Audition

Britney Spears was left emotional when an old friend auditioned for 'The X Factor' on Sunday (18.06.12).The 'Toxic' hitmaker was visibly moved when the man - whose identity has not been revealed - took to...

Simon Cowell Reportedly Regrets Deal With Britney Spears

Simon Cowell is reportedly upset over Britney Spears's behavior during an X Factor audition session last week when she failed to return to the judging table after an episode involving a singer "with a bad...

Hobbit Casting Call Canceled Over Safety Fears

An open casting call for women under five feet tall and men under five feet four inches to appear as extras in the Lord of the Rings prequel, The Hobbit, had to be abruptly canceled...

Gerard Butler In Terrorist Confusion

Gerard Butler was once mistaken for a terrorist. The 'Coriolanus' star was going through immigration in a London airport when he was stopped by suspicious security officials in 2001 and the actor - who had...

Eddie Redmayne's Family Pride

Eddie Redmayne is glad to have won a role in 'Les Miserables' because his family love the musical. The British star - who is playing the role of student leader Marius in the Tom Hooper-directed...

Alex Pettyfer Feared Ruining Movie

Alex Pettyfer was worried he would "ruin" 'I Am Number Four'. The blonde hunk - who stars as alien John Smith in the sci-fi fantasy film - was so concerned the film would not work...

Rooney Mara Tested By Dragon Tattoo

was "pushed" to the limit filming 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo'.The 26-year-old actress - who portrays main character Lisbeth Salander in the English language adaptation of the Swedish film series - was "shocked"...

Chloe Moretz Shocked Martin Scorsese

Chloe Moretz "fooled" Martin Scorsese into casting her in 'Hugo'.The 'Kick Ass' actress stars in the director's latest movie opposite Asa Butterfield and her British accent throughout her audition was so convincing, the legendary filmmaker...

Ac/dc Don't Rehearse

AC/DC don't rehearse.The legendary rockers never did any preparations for early shows, and former bassist Mark Evans - who was with the group from 1975 to 1977 - admits they never changed their attitude as...

Madonna Lets Lourdes Pick Dancers

Madonna let her daughter pick the backing dancers for her tour.The 'Hung Up' hitmaker asked 15-year-old Lourdes to select the performers to go on the road with her in a talent show style contest at...

Kellan Lutz Turned Down 'Depressing' Twilight Role

Kellan Lutz refused to audition for the role of 'Twilight's Edward Cullen because the character is "too depressing".The hunky actor - who plays Edward's adopted brother Emmett in the vampire franchise - revealed he was...

Mariah Carey To Assist On X Factor

Mariah Carey is set to assist Simon Cowell at the judge's houses rounds of US 'X Factor'. The 'Hero' singer will replace Sinitta - the music mogul's ex-girlfriend and long-running helper on the UK version...

Kenny Wormald Needed Dance Double

Kenny Wormald needed a dance double for the infamous warehouse dance scene in the 'Footloose' remake. The 26-year-old actor has taken on the role of Ren McCormack in the remake of the classic 80s movie...

Matthew Morrison Thrilled By Elton Duet

Matthew Morrison says working with Sir Elton John was "surreal".The 'Glee' star worked with the legendary singer on a song 'The Elton Collaboration' - a medley of 'Rocket Man' and 'Mona Lisas and Mad Hatters'...

Rosie Huntington-whiteley's Transformers Worried

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is "scared" about the release of 'Transformers: Dark of the Moon'.The 24-year-old model has landed the female lead opposite Shia LaBeouf in the forthcoming blockbuster sequel and she is worried about the impact...

Lea Michele Involved In Car Crash

Lea Michele was involved in a car crash on Friday morning (25.03.11).The 24-year-old 'Glee' actress - who plays Rachel Berry in the Fox television series - was involved in a smash with another vehicle while...

Simon Cowell Wants American Judges On X Factor

Simon Cowell believes it is important to have American judges on the US 'X Factor'. The music mogul - who is launching his pop star search competition in the states this year - admitted he...

Chloe Moretz: 'Martin Scorsese Is Like An Uncle'

Chloe Moretz sees Martin Scorcese as an uncle.The 14-year-old actress - who stars in the director's upcoming 'Hugo Cabret' - says she feels so comfortable in the movie heavyweight's presence she feels like he's part...

Nicole Scherzinger Went From Toothbrush To Dolls

Nicole Scherzinger says being turned down for the role of a dancing toothbrush motivated her to become a Pussycat Doll.The stunning singer-and-actress has revealed that after a string of rejections, being turned down after an...

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Iggy Pop Awarded France's 'Highest Cultural Honour'

Iggy Pop Awarded France's 'Highest Cultural Honour'

The Stooges frontman Iggy Pop awarded France's 'highest honor'.

Guns N' Roses Rake In $230m On Not In This Lifetime Tour

Guns N' Roses Rake In $230m On Not In This Lifetime Tour

Guns N' Roses have grossed $230m from their 'Not In This Lifetime' tour so far.

All-New Cast Star In 'Diary Of A Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul'

All-New Cast Star In 'Diary Of A Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul'

Jason Drucker is Greg Heffley in the upcoming movie based on the novel of the same name.

Harrison Ford Shares His Secret For A Successful Career

Harrison Ford Shares His Secret For A Successful Career

Ford attributes his career success to films that pass 'from generation to generation'.

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