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Katy Perry Recorded Smurfs Voice In Pyjamas

KATY PERRY says she recorded her part for the forthcoming 'Smurfs' movie whilst wearing her pyjamas.KATY PERRY, the American pop singer and wife of British comedian RUSSELL BRAND, says she wore her pyjamas in the...

Ricky Gervais Considering Golden Globes Offer

RICKY GERVAIS says he is considering an offer to host the GOLDEN GLOBES for a third time.RICKY GERVAIS, the British comedian and actor, has been "asked to consider" hosting the GOLDEN GLOBES in 2012. The...

Robert Downey Jr. To Play Talking Dog

Robert Downey Jr. has signed to star as Mr. Peabody in a new animated feature. The 'Sherlock Holmes' star will take on the role of the genius dog - who along with his pet boy...

30.3 Million Tune In On A Saturday Night

Television executives have all but written off Saturday in their program planning, so small are the audiences for shows on that night. But others have pointed out that Saturday once attracted some of television's biggest...

Usher Accused Of Simpsons Rip Off

Usher has been accused of copying Homer Simpson.The 32-year-old singer has angered fans of popular US TV show 'The Simpsons' with lyrics that sound familiar to a Christmas tune the cartoon dad once sang.In his...

Shearer's Party Inspired Stage Show

THE SIMPSONS' star HARRY SHEARER threw a Christmas party to cheer up his homesick British wife JUDITH OWEN - and it was so much fun they turned it into a stage show.The couple wed in...

Pee-wee Herman Show Returns To Hbo After 30 Years

PEE-WEE HERMAN, the comic creation of actor PAUL REUBENS, is set to return to HBO some 30 years after he first appeared on the network. 'The Pee-Wee Herman Show', currently running as a stage show...

Lynch Lands Simpsons Role

GLEE star JANE LYNCH is to voice a new mean character in a guest appearance on THE SIMPSONS.The actress will play Homer Simpson's assistant who cheats him out of a promotion in an episode due...

The Simpsons Producer Laughs Off Fox 'Feud'

A producer behind THE SIMPSONS has dismissed rumours of a rift between show bosses and executives at 20th Century Fox after a recent episode criticised the company's politics.An episode of the long-running series titled The...

Bill Reilly And The Simpsons The Feud Grows

Fox News personality Bill O'Reilly took another swipe at The Simpsons Tuesday for its recent barbs directed at Fox News. The Simpsons airs on the Fox TV network, a News Corp sibling of Fox News....

Thankgiving Football & Turkey In That Order

Thanksgiving has become a day of the year when friends and family get together in the late afternoon, watch the network telecast of the NFL game, then sit down together for dinner -- and turn...

Bill O'reilly Vs. The Simpsons

Writers of The Simpsons have delighted in taking swipes at Rupert Murdoch, the Fox Network, and Fox News over the years -- biting the hand that feeds them dozens of times, if a list of...

The Simpsons To Get 500th Episode

'The Simpsons' will celebrate its 500th episode next series.The animated series - which focuses on the exploits of Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie - has been commissioned for a 23rd season which will start...

Radcliffe Channels Twilight For The Simpsons

DANIEL RADCLIFFE has traded HARRY POTTER for TWILIGHT by appearing as a vampire in a new Halloween episode of THE SIMPSONS.The British actor makes a cameo appearance in an upcoming broadcast of the hit cartoon...

The Vatican Converts The Simpsons

In its 22nd season, The Simpsons has not only received the blessings of the Vatican, but the family has now been taken into the church itself. In an article headlined, "Homer and Bart are Catholics,"...

Idol Ads Costing More Than Football

It would appear that advertisers are not expecting ratings for American Idol to fall significantly following the departure of Simon Cowell this season. Advertising Age observed that Fox is selling 30-second spots on the show...

Bart Goes Viral

Claiming copyright infringement, Fox TV on Monday yanked off YouTube a copy of the opening sequence of last Sunday's The Simpsons telecast, created by U.K. graffiti artist Banksy. It was quickly uploaded again by several...

The Simpsons Controversial Intro By Brit Artist Banksy

The enigmatic British graffiti artist BANKSY has created a controversial title sequence for an episode of THE SIMPSONS. The artist, famed for his insightful and often scathing artwork, has brought his own irreverent style to...

Perry To Join The Simpsons

KATY PERRY is swapping SESAME STREET for THE SIMPSONS - the singer has signed up to star in a special live action episode of the longrunning TV comedy.The pop star was due to make a...

Katy Perry Is To Guest Star In Simpsons

Katy Perry is to guest star in 'The Simpsons'.The pop star - whose planned appearance on children's TV show 'Sesame Street' was axed after complaints it was too sexy - will appear with the residents...

Mel Gibson May Join Mad Men

Mel Gibson, who has rarely appeared in an acting role on TV -- a notable exception was his role on The Simpsons in 1999 -- has been in talks with Mad Men creator-producer Matthew Weiner...

Cartwright Embroiled In Lawsuit Over Tragic Fiance's Building Work

THE SIMPSONS star NANCY CARTWRIGHT has been targeted in a lawsuit over a construction project which her fiance failed to complete before his tragic suicide.The actress, who has famously voiced the character of Bart Simpson...

Animated Ghost Seth Rogen

Seth Rogen is to voice the lead ghost in 'Boo U.'The Canadian actor - who has previously voiced roles in 'Monsters vs. Aliens' and 'Kung Fu Panda' - will portray a ghost who must return...

What If Inception Starred The Toy Story Characters?

Reminiscent of the Downfall spoofs in which Hitler appears to rant about everything from the delay in releasing the latest Harry Potter movie to the wait for an Apple iPad to, well, all of the...

Berry Lands Cameo On The Simpsons

HALLE BERRY is set for a cameo appearance in an Oscars-inspired episode of THE SIMPSONS.The actress will play herself in a story which see her present an Academy Award to both Bart Simpson and his...

Hamm To Join The Simpsons

MAD MEN star JON HAMM is to voice an FBI agent character on THE SIMPSONS.The actor will lead a sting operation against Joe Mantegna's character Fat Tony on the upcoming episode. The Simpsons' executive producer...

Brand Wants A Boozy Simpsons Cameo

Teetotal RUSSELL BRAND is considering an alcoholic relapse on TV - he wants his cartoon cameo on longrunning animated hit THE SIMPSONS to be a drunken affair.The British funnyman is open about his past battles...

Homer Simpson Is Named Top Character

THE SIMPSONS' dumb dad HOMER SIMPSON has topped a new list of the best TV and movie character of the last 20 years.The yellow cartoon character with a love of doughnuts beat out boy wizard...

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Trumbo - Review

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Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

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Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

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