Leonardo DiCaprio Stars In Jim Beam Ad For Japan
Leonardo DiCaprio recently announced that he's taking a break from making movies, but he just turned up in a commercial for the bourbon company Jim Beam. However, the commercial only airs in Japan. He joins the long list of other celebs like Uma Thurman, Hugh Jackman, and Brad Pitt who also star in bizarre commercials overseas. Kristina Behr has the details.
Kendall Jenner: Why She Loves Harry Styles
Kendall Jenner loves Harry Styles because she's a huge One Direction fan, according to HollywoodLife.com. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, the 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' star is a longtime 1D fangirl and she's admired the boyband member from afar for quite awhile. Harry is reportedly also smitten with Kendall and rumor is the two will continue a long distance relationship after he returns to London.
'Family Guy' To Bring Brian Back From the Dead
When producers killed off the beloved character of Brian on 'Family Guy,' fans couldn't believe that it was actually permanent. Many even started a Change.org petition to bring the character back. Now, Entertainment Weekly is reporting that Brian will be back in an upcoming episode. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the scoop.
Spencer Pratt Graduates College After 10 Years
Former MTV 'The Hills' star Spencer Pratt scored himself a political science degree from USC after attending college for 10 years. The 30-year-old reality TV personality told US Magazine the reason it took him so long to graduate is because 'he was busy being famous.' Kristina Behr (@KristinBehr) has the scoop.
Kanye West Rants About Being 'Famous and Frustrated'
Kanye West is famous and frustrated. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, at a recent art show in Miami, the rapper reportedly compared himself to Ralph Lauren, and shared some more verbal gems regarding watches being dated, and good taste being a gift.
Twitter Sounds Off on 'The Sound of Music Live!'
The production of NBC's 'The Sound of Music Live!' starring Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer reportedly cost $9 million. But if the reaction on Twitter is any indication, this new version of the classic starring Julie Andrews won't be making anyone's 'favorite things' list. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the scoop.
Amanda Bynes Enrolls in Fashion School after Rehab
Amanda Bynes is going from rehab to fashion school, according to a new report. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) says, the former Nickelodeon star and Twitter fan is enrolling at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, according to TMZ. Amanda will be continuing therapy for bipolar disorder and schizophrenia while she lives under her parent's care.
Justin Bieber Kisses Model in 'All That Matters' Music Video
She may be the envy of every teenage Justin Bieber fan, but Cailin Russo is dishing the details on her steamy encounter with the Biebs. In an interview with Cosmopolitan the model says she's received death threats from envious fans after she starred in his latest music video, 'All That Matters.' That hasn't stopped her from describing the experience as 'surreal,' as she tells Cosmo she was on 'a high' after kissing the pop star. Krystin Goodwin has the scoop.
Beyoncé, Jay Z Going Vegan for 22 Days
Jay Z announces on his blog that he and wife Beyoncé are going vegan for 22 days. The superstar couple is embarking on a plant-based vegan diet until Christmas. Gillian Pensavalle (@Gillianwithag) explains their reasons.
Ron Burgundy Scotch Hits Shelves
'Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues' hits theaters this month and Ron Burgundy is everywhere these days. He already has his own ice cream but now is getting his own scotch and coloring book! Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has all the details.
Lindsay Lohan Reportedly Suing 'Grand Theft Auto V' for Using her Likeness
Lindsay Lohan is reportedly planning to sue the creators of 'Grand Theft Auto V' because she is saying they used her likeness without her permission. Her reported claim stems from a character in the video game that may bear some resemblance, but whose story line also mirrors Lohan's life. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) reports.
Sharon Osbourne Calls 'Osbournes' Reality Show the 'Biggest Mistake' of Her Life
Sharon Osbourne says her family's reality show 'The Osbournes' was the 'biggest mistake' of her life. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, 'The Talk' hostess revealed on BBC's 'Graham Norton Show' that filming the MTV series kept her and husband Ozzy from spending enough time with their children, Kelly and Jack. She says she doesn't know how they turned out so great.
Kardashian Family Feast: Kris, Kendall, Kylie & Kourtney Tweet Through Thanksgiving
The Kardashians tweeted throughout Thanksgiving. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, Kris, Kendall and Kylie Jenner along with Kourtney Kardashian spent the festive holiday on Twitter and Instagram...posting the menu for their meal along with photos of every course. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West missed the family gathering but were probably able to keep up with everything thanks to social media.
Zac Efron, Seth Rogen Spoof Kanye West's 'Bound 2' to Promote Movie
Zac Efron and Seth Rogen spoof Kanye West's 'Bound 2' music video to promote their upcoming movie, 'Neighbors.' As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, the stars followed in the footsteps of Seth and James Franco's 'Bound 3' viral video parody by posting a shirtless pic from 'Neighbors' with the caption 'Bound 4' on Instagram. With almost 80-million Likes so far, buzz about the new film is spreading rapidly.
'Anchorman 2' Moves Up Release Day
'Anchorman 2' will hit theaters December 18th, two days earlier than expected. Lisa D'Souza brings us the latest scoop on the infamous Channel 4 news team.
Britney Spears Praises Jamie Lynn Spears on Her Country Music Debut
Britney Spears' little sister, Jamie Lynn Spears, is making her music debut with the release of her country music single 'How Could I Want More.' The star on the rise is getting major support from her megastar big sister, as Britney took to Twitter to tell her millions of followers to check out Jamie Lynn's new track. The two can be heard singing together on Britney's upcoming 'Britney Jean' album. Krystin Goodwin has the story.
Darius Rucker Joins Teen in Talent Show Performance
Hootie & the Blowfish frontman, Darius Rucker, surprised 16 year-old Frankie Antonelli by joining him on stage as he performed Rucker's song 'While I Still Got The Time' during his high school talent show -- making good on a promise Rucker made to the teen. Mara Montalbano (@maramontalbano) has the story.
'Family Guy' Kills Major Character
Brian Griffin was one of the main characters on the hit show 'Family Guy' for more than 11 seasons. Producers say they killed the dog as a way to shake things up. Brian will reportedly be replaced with a new dog, voiced by Tony Sirico of 'The Sopranos' fame. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
'Road House' Remake Underway From 'Fast and the Furious' Director
MGM is reportedly working on a remake of 'Road House', the Patrick Swayze movie where he's tasked with cleaning up a bar in the south. If you've seen it, you loved it, and if you didn't you're strange. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) says it's another example of Hollywood remaking whatever it saw on TV the night before.
'Real Housewives of NJ' Star Teresa Giudice Doesn't Want Her Trial on TV
'Real Housewives of New Jersey' star Teresa Giudice has signed on for season 6 of the series but, according to RadarOnline, she doesn't want her trial filmed. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, the mother of four and her husband, Joe, are facing a 41-count indictment on tax, bank, wire and mail fraud. While Teresa has a considerable amount of pull with the Bravo network, they reportedly look at her upcoming trial as ratings gold for the show.
Jennifer Lawrence Helped Liam Hemsworth After Miley Cyrus Breakup
Miley Cyrus' ex-fiance Liam Hemsworth credits his 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' co-star Jennifer Lawrence for making him 'much happier.' As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, the Australian actor told the Associated Press that Katniss Everdeen's portrayer helped him find the key to happiness after his split from the 'Wrecking Ball' singer.
Toy Company Ad Uses Beastie Boys 'Girls' To Send Empowering Message
The toy company GoldieBlox created a commercial using a revamped version of the hit song 'Girls' by the Beastie Boys to spread the message that their toys encourage young girls to be builders and thinkers. Three young girls sing the revamped version of the hit song while showing off a contraption that turns their house into a machine. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the scoop.
Madonna Beats Lady Gaga as Highest-Paid Musician
Madonna is the world's highest paid musician of 2013, according to Forbes Magazine. The 55-year-old pop diva earned $125 million last year, mostly from her highly successful 'MDNA Tour.' Lady Gaga took second place, followed by Bon Jovi, Toby Keith and Coldplay. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the details.
Harry Styles, Kendall Jenner Dinner Date Gets Twitter Talking
Kendall Jenner and Harry Styles recent dinner date in West Hollywood got tongues wagging that the One Direction singer and reality TV princess may be the next teen super couple. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, Twitter went crazy with both haters and supportive tweets for the romantic pairing.
Harry Styles' Dirty Burberry Shirt Sold For More Than $4800
Harry Styles' leopard print Burberry shirt that he wore during London Fashion week sold at an auction for more than $4800. The unwashed shirt reportedly sold to a Texas businessman, but the proceeds went to Unicef. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the story.
'Duck Dynasty' Stars Deep Fry Turkeys For State Farm
Deep frying turkeys at Thanksgiving can get hairy. So insurance company State Farm enlisted the help of Si and Jase Robertson from the hit show 'Duck Dynasty' to dish out some helpful safety tips. The guys follow in the footsteps of William Shatner, who starred in the viral commercials in 2011. Kristina Behr (@kristinabehr) has the scoop.
Zappos Hilariously Responds to Kanye West 'Sh*t' Product Slam
After the CEO of Zappos.com offered Kanye West advice, the rapper dumped on the online shoe and clothing seller calling its products crap, but using a different word. Instead of fighting back, the company launched a hilarious product mocking Kanye, releasing a $100,000 toilet complete with a plunger. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the scoop.
What Kurt Cobain, John Lennon, Others Would Look Like Today
Sachs Media Group teams up with Phojoe and two musicologists to not only show what legendary musicians like John Lennon, Kurt Cobain and Janis Joplin would look like today, but to imagine what role they would play in pop culture. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the photos and analysis. For all of the photos, check out: sachsmedia.com/rockheaven
Van Damme's 'Epic Split' Parodied By Channing Tatum, With Rob Ford
By now you've seen the 'Epic Split' Volvo Commercial starring Jean-Claude Van Damme doing a split between two moving trucks. Now Channing Tatum created a hilarious parody video while on the set of '22 Jump Street,' and a visual effects company called ArtJail created one super-imposing troubled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the story.
Britney Spears Searching for 130 Pound Body Double
Britney Spears has never been shy when it comes to showing off her body, but the pop star is reportedly looking for a body double for an upcoming music video. It's not the first time she's reportedly used a body double for her music videos, but Hollywood Life claims to have obtained the casting call for the body double. The ad is extremely specific and reveals Spears' supposed measurements and weight. Krystin Goodwin has the scoop.
Katie Holmes Tweets about 'A Real Man' as Tom Cruise Faces Legal Battle
Katie Holmes tweets a quote about being 'a real man' and the media takes it as a dig against ex-husband Tom Cruise. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports the 'Top Gun' star got blasted in the press for having an 'inability to perceive any boundaries to logic or taste' on the same day his Katie posted the French novelist's words, adding her own message 'Love this. So true.'.
Katy Perry 'Unconditionally' Video Teaser Shows Opulent Party
Katy Perry dropped a teaser video for her latest single 'Unconditionally' off her new album 'Prism.' She recently told Entertainment Weekly that the song was partially inspired by her boyfriend John Mayer, and in the quick 43-second clip Perry brings on the drama. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a look.
Charlie Sheen Sticks Up For Toronto Mayor Rob Ford
A satirical newspaper called 'The Daily Currant' wrote a fake news story about how Charlie Sheen is calling for Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's resignation because he admitted to smoking crack. Sheen fell for the article and wrote the mayor a long tweet about how the story isn't true and offered help. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the scoop.
Jean-Claude Van Damme Does 'Most Epic of Splits' in Volvo Commercial
Jean-Claude Van Damme, known mostly for action movies like 'Kickboxer' and 'Bloodsport,' may be the next viral video superstar thanks to a new Volvo commercial. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, the 'Muscles from Brussels' performs his trademark split between two golden Volvo trucks as the vehicles slowly separate in reverse. The YouTube video version of the TV spot already hit 7 million views.
Kardashian Christmas Special Leaves Out Kanye West, Lamar Odom
Everyone gets an invite to the Kardashian Holiday special that will air on E! in December, except Kanye West and Lamar Odom. The two are noticeably absent from promos, though with Kanye being on tour and Lamar's rumored drug problem it's no surprise. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a sneak peak.
'50 Shades of Sin' Based on Chris Brown, Rihanna Abusive Relationship
'50 Shades of Sin,' is a book written in a similar vein to the very popular '50 Shades of Grey' books. However, '50 Shades of Sin' follows Chris Brown and Rihanna's abusive relationship and even uses the same names of the singers' friends in real life. Kristina Behr (@Kristinabehr) has the scoop!
Mariah Carey Says She Hated Working On 'American Idol'
During an interview with Hot 97's Angie Martinez, Mariah Carey let loose about her stint as a judge on 'American Idol,' and her words were not too positive. She called it 'hell' and compared it to working with 'satan' sparking rumors she was referring to her fellow judge Nicki Minaj. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a closer look.
The Craziest Outfits at the 2013 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show
Victoria's Secret is known for its beautiful women, abs, and of course underwear! The angel wings are iconic, but at this year's Victoria's Secret Fashion show, there was a bit of a twist! Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a look at the craziest outfits that sashayed down the runway.
Angelina Jolie in Her Most Evil Role Yet in 'Maleficent' Trailer
The first trailer is out for 'Maleficent' starring Angelina Jolie. Based on the 1959 classic 'Sleeping Beauty,' it follows the villain's point of view and tells why she turned evil and put a spell on Princess Aurora. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a first look.
Pope Francis Most Popular Name on Internet
According to a survey from the Global Language Monitor which tracks top-talkers on the Internet, Pope Francis is the most popular name online. He beat out Obamacare, Edward Snowden and Kate Middleton. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the scoop.
Lil' Kim Accused of Stealing Album Art from Reddit User
Redditor 'Sssamanthaa' is accusing rapper Lil' Kim of using a stolen photo of a zombie makeup tutorial for her 'Dead Gal Walking' album art. So far no public comment from Lil' Kim. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the story.
Lady Gaga Vomits in 'SNL' Promos
Lady Gaga is pulling double-duty as the host and musical guest of 'Saturday Night Live.' It's her third appearance as a musical guest, but first time hosting the variety show. In a run of 'SNL' promos she and cast member Kenan Thompson poke fun at themselves. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a first look.
Bradley Cooper Attends 20-Year High School Reunion
Bradley Cooper shocked former classmates, by returning to his alma matter, Germantown Academy, for his 20-year high school reunion. Current students of the school tweeted pictures of the star touring school grounds in Pennsylvania. Krystin Goodwin has the scoop.
Miley Cyrus is a Nude Alien in Future's 'Real and True' Music Video
Miley Cyrus is reinventing herself...again! This time as a sparkly naked alien in rapper Future's new music video 'Real and True.' The 20-year-old former Disney star is covered only in body paint and gets pretty intimate with Future! Lindsey Granger has all the out of this world details!
Lady Gaga Unveils First Flying Dress Called 'Volantis'
It's hard to outdo yourself when you're Lady Gaga, but in anticipation of her album ARTPOP, which hit stores recently, the Grammy Award winning pop star debuted what she calls the 'World's First Flying Dress.' Lindsey Granger has all the details about the star's craziest contraption!
Jessica Biel the Wedding Planner for Lance Bass
She may be a successful actress, but Jessica Biel seems to have missed her calling in wedding planning. The '7th Heaven' star is reportedly giving wedding pointers to her husband, Justin Timberlake's former 'N Sync band mate, Lance Bass. Although her ideas are more casual then her own wedding to JT in 2012, Bass and his fiancee, Michael Turchin say they love her ideas. Krystin Goodwin has the story.
Jennifer Lopez Is Immortalized With Barbie Doll That Lacks Curves
In addition to her music, television and movie careers, fashion line, and more than a dozen perfumes, Jennifer Lopez is now immortalized in plastic with her own Barbie Doll. There is a red carpet version and a world tour version modeled after her famous frocks, but some are criticizing the doll because it's not very proportionate. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the scoop.
Tom Cruise Admits Katie Holmes Left to Protect Suri from Scientology
Tom Cruise admits that Katie Holmes divorced him partly due to his ties to Scientology. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, in a deposition for his legal case against 'In Touch' Magazine, the 'Top Gun' star confirms his former wife's desire to 'protect' their daughter, Suri, from Scientology.
Beyonce Fans Create Petition To Stop Her From Attending Kimye Wedding
Beyonce and Jay Z will no doubt have front row seats to Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's wedding. But enthusiastic Beyonce fans have created a Change.org petition to stop the singer from going because they feel it will hurt her street cred if she goes. Fans even gave examples of excuses Bey could use to get out of going. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the details.
Best Time-Travel Movies Ahead of 'About Time'
Traveling through time is not a novel concept in movies, as demonstrated by the latest film 'About Time' which uses the plot device. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) rounds up the best time-travel films including 'Back to the Future,' 'Terminator' and 'Groundhog Day.'
Omarosa Cashes $10K Check From Bethenny Frankel for Winning Bet
‘Celebrity Apprentice’ alum Omarosa Manigault boasts to Radar Online that she received a $10,000 check from ‘Real Housewife of New York’ Bethenny Frankel after Frankel lost a bet to the reality television star. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, the outspoken Miss O also says she was like a 'life preserver' when she appeared on Bethenny's struggling talk show.
'Price is Right' Contestant Wigs Out, Is Best Ever
Contestants on 'The Price is Right' have a reputation for getting really, really animated when they make it on stage. One woman got so excited that she took her wig off. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the video.
Lady Gaga To Perform In Outer Space
Lady Gaga is set to make history, becoming the first music artist to perform in outer space. US Weekly is reporting that Mother Monster will blast off in 2015 in one of Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic ships and will perform one song from space that'll be beamed down to the Zero G Colony Tech Festival. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the scoop.
Gisele Bundchen Stuns in Nude Spread For Vogue Paris
Gisele Bundchen is one of the most successful super models on the planet. And now, thanks to a new fashion spread for Vogue Paris, the 33-year-old mother of two, shows off her ridiculous abs and toned body posing naked opposite herself. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the details.
'Blurred Lines' Gets the 'Duck Dynasty' Treatment at CMA Awards
Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke get the country music treatment at the CMA Awards courtesy of Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood and cast members from the hit show 'Duck Dynasty.' Underwood and Paisley served as hosts of the show for the 6th time and did their own 'Duck Dynasty' inspired version of Cyrus and Thicke's VMA performance of 'Blurred Lines.' Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the scoop.
Alison Gold Follows 'Chinese Food' with 'ABCDEFG'
Alison Gold, who gained some notoriety for her song 'Chinese Food,' which some called borderline racist because it showed producer Patrice Wilson bouncing around in a panda suit with Gold proclaiming their love of egg rolls and wonton soup, has followed up with a video called 'ABCDEFG' which some say gets even more creepy. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a look.
Jay Z Investigated for Gifting $33K Watch to Client Robinson Cano
Jay Z's sports agency, Roc Nation, represents Robinson Cano as a major league baseball player, and because of that there are limits to what kinds of gifts Jay can send Robbies' way. An almost $34,000 watch isn't one of them, which could get Jay Z in trouble. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Courtney Stodden, Doug Hutchison Confirm Split
Courtney Stodden is no longer a teen bride. She and her husband, actor Doug Hutchison confirmed their split. Their marriage was controversial from the get-go because Stodden was just 16 years old when she married the 50-year-old actor. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the details.
Meet Chuckesmee, The Doll Deemed Too Creepy for 'Twilight'
'Twilight Forever: The Compete Saga' is on sale now, and the special features include a look at an animatronic doll that almost played Renesmee, Edward and Bella's baby, in the final movie. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) reports the doll nicknamed Chuckesmee was deemed too creepy for the film, and for good reason.
Kanye, Lindsay Lohan, More Show Love To LA in 30 Seconds to Mars Video
Jared Leto and his band '30 Seconds to Mars' release their new video for their latest single 'City of Angels' and enlists the help of some famous faces like Kanye West, Lindsay Lohan, Olivia Wilde and James Franco to confess what Los Angeles means to them. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a look at the video.
Megan Fox Heats Up 'Call of Duty: Ghosts' Trailer
If you were wondering where Megan Fox went, she's back and with a vengeance. The 'Transformers' star is lighting up Activision's new high-concept video-game release, in the 'Call of Duty: Ghost' trailer called 'Epic Night Out.' The trailer features four gamers on their journey through the ruins of Las Vegas, fighting off enemies to a Frank Sinatra tune. Krystin Goodwin has the scoop.
Taylor Swift, Eminem Win at First YouTube Music Awards
It wasn't your typical award show, but the first YouTube Music Awards still got plenty of attention. Directed by Spike Jonze, hosts Jason Schwartzman and Reggie Watts took to the stage in New York with strange gimmicks and no script for the show that streamed live online. Viewers took to Twitter to post their opinion of the event. While some posted tweets of excitement for live celebrity performances, others were less than amused. Krystin Goodwin has more.
Snooki Gets Called 'Ugly' by Radio Host but Says Her Show is the Best Ever
Snooki of 'Jersey Shore' fame gets called 'f-in ugly' by a radio show host but she takes the high road with her response. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi was insulted by Denver personality Steffan Tubbs right on the heels of her being booted from 'Dancing With The Stars.' Tubbs didn't realize his mic was on when he made the comment, which Nicole replied to on Twitter in a very kind and self-deprecating fashion.
Kim Kardashian Sues YouTube Co-Founder for Leaking Proposal Video
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are suing YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley for posting video of their proposal event at AT&T Park in San Francisco online. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, Yeezus and the 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' star claim Hurley wasn't invited to the engagement proceedings and, though he was allowed to stay, he had to sign a confidentiality agreement. Kim had planned to debut the footage on her E! Network show, pending Kanye's approval.
'The Shining's' 'Here's Johnny' Scene is Scariest in Movie History
Rakuten's Play.com hooked people up to heart monitors and then had them watch horror movies. The researchers found that the biggest heart rate increase happened during Jack Nicholson's infamous 'Here's Johnny' scene in 'The Shining,' and the movie with the biggest heart rate increase overall was 'A Nightmare on Elm Street.' Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Beyonce's New Song a Tribute to Baby Blue Ivy
Fans are still wondering when Beyonce will release her next album, but she's giving us all a taste of what's to come in a promo for the DVD release of her HBO documentary 'Life is but a Dream.' The teaser features her new track 'God Made You Beautiful' which is dedicated to her daughter Blue Ivy. Fans are taking to Twitter to express their excitement for the song and voice their anticipation for the release of Beyonce's mystery album. Krystin Goodwin has the story.
'Duck Dynasty' Clan Releases Christmas Album
The Robertson Family, featured on the hit reality show 'Duck Dynasty' is producing their very first album full of Christmas tunes. The album features classics and original songs like 'Hairy Christmas' and 'Ragin' Cajun Redneck Christmas.' It features everyone from the family plus some big name country music stars. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a sneak peak.
Britney Spears Songs Are Used to Scare Away Pirates
Merchant navy officer Rachel Owens tells Metro that Britney Spears' songs like 'Baby One More Time' are used to scare away pirates off the east coast of Africa. She says that the pirates hate western culture so much, they can't stand to be around the music. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Bryan Cranston Moves from the Chemistry Lab to History Class
'Breaking Bad' may be over, but you can still catch Bryan Cranston on your television screen. As Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) reports, Cranston will narrate a new special on H2 called 'Big History' and he is also the voice of new Apple commercials.
Jimmy Fallon, Kimmel Battle for Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential
Time Magazine is honoring the 100 Most Influential People in the World, from artists, pioneers, titans, leaders and icons. Celebrities on this years list include Lena Dunham, Bryan Cranston, Christina Aguilera, Frank Ocean, Miguel, Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, Daniel Day-Lewis, Steven Spielberg, and Jay-Z. Kristina Behr hit the red carpet for the New York City event.
Best Twitter Reactions To Jonas Brothers Break Up
After abruptly canceling their 19-city tour, The Jonas Brothers officially announce they are calling it quits. Twitter erupted with fans lamenting their sorrow, but others were not so sympathetic. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a look at the funniest tweets.
Miley Cyrus Pumpkins Spark Halloween Craze
Miley Cyrus is officially taking over Halloween. From various celebrities sporting Miley costumes, to people dressing up their dogs like wrecking balls, now people are carving the singer's face into pumpkins! Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a look at the best, worst, and downright scary.
Justin Timberlake Gets Scary-Sexy In 'TKO' Music Video
Justin Timberlake gets scary and sexy in his music video for 'TKO.' The 7-minute venture features the singer in the worst kind of break-up possible with actress Riley Keough, as JT gets dragged behind a pick-up truck through most of the video. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a look.
Charity Auctioning a Role in 'Sharknado 2'
Here's your chance to star in 'Sharknado 2.' A charity is auctioning off a walk-on-role in the movie. The auction is hosted by the Lulu & Leo Fund, which is a charity that offers art and science classes for underprivileged children. If you've got the cash lying around, it could be very worth it. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) reports.
Pearl Jam Frontman Gives 8-Year-Old Best First Concert Ever
An 8-year-old from Pennsylvania has one of the best 'first concert' stories ever thanks to his awesome parents and Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder being a really cool guy. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the story and the video.
Arnold Schwarzenegger Records His Famous Lines to Promote 'Escape Plan'
Arnold Schwarzenegger asked his fans on Reddit which of his famous movie lines he should re-enact and he posted some of them on YouTube to increase publicity for his new movie, 'Escape Plan.' As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, the Governator's film quotes have become legendary catchphrases, including 'it's not a tumor,' 'put that cookie down,' and the ever popular 'I'll be back.'
Rihanna Asked to Leave Mosque After Photo Shoot
Rihanna's Instagram page creates more chaos, but this time in the Middle East. The pop star posted several photos while on sacred grounds at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque before her 'Diamonds World Tour,' concert in Abu Dhabi. She posed on the white marble outside the holy grounds and Mosque officials say she violated moral codes. The pop star was asked to leave before entering the place of worship. Krystin Goodwin has the story.
Olsen Twins Thank 'Full House' for Fashion Career
Little did we know that the cute clothes Michelle Tanner wore on 'Full House' were actually designer clothes. Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen say they wore Chanel and Marc Jacobs while playing the role as a child, and say it was the constant time spent around fashion that sparked their interest. Krystin Goodwin explains how they turned their obsession for clothes into a profession.
Matthew McConaughey Asks Tom Hanks for Weight Loss Tips
When Matthew McConaughey had to shed pounds for his role as an HIV-positive patient in 'Dallas Buyers Club,' he called someone with the right experience, Tom Hanks. Hanks made drastic physical transformations for his roles in 'Cast Away,' and 'Philadelphia,' so he was able to offer some wise words to McConaughey, who dropped about 40 pounds for the role. Krystin Goodwin has the story.
'South Park' Misses Deadline for the First Time
'South Park' missed its Wednesday night deadline for the first time. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) tells you why the seemingly inevitable happened after 17 seasons and 240 episodes.
Liam Neeson's 'Non-Stop' Stars 'Downton Abbey's' Michelle Dockery
Liam Neeson is saving the day yet again, in the thriller 'Non-Stop,' but the familiar face beside him is 'Downton Abbey' star Michelle Dockery. She's known as Lady Mary, the cold widow on the TV series, but she's starring in her first major Hollywood role alongside Neeson, and Julianne Moore. Krystin Goodwin has the details of Dockery's role and the new action film.
No More Snoop Lion: Snoop Dogg Changes Name Once Again
The artist formerly known as Snoop Dogg will now formerly be known as Snoop Lion because he's changed his name once again. Snoop Dogg/Lion is now Snoopzilla and is releasing a funk album. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the story and the rapper's actual name.
Shooter McGavin Actor Arrested for DWI
Christopher McDonald, the actor who played Shooter McGavin in the movie 'Happy Gilmore,' was arrested in North Carolina for DWI. He reportedly blew a .15, almost double the legal limit most places in the United States. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Rihanna Sex Show Tweet Leads to Third Thai Arrest
Rihanna's tweets lead to yet another arrest. After tweeting about a sex show she saw in Thailand, a local bar owner is facing charges. This isn't the first time Rihanna's social media accounts put someone in handcuffs. Who can forget her Instagram photo with a slow loris back in September? Andrew Dymburt has more.
Sandra Bullock Shows Off Rapping Skills On Talk Show
On a press tour for her new movie 'Gravity,' Sandra Bullock stopped by 'The Jonathan Ross Show' where she showed off her hidden rap talents. The actress was encouraged to show off her skills, and she rapped a version of the hip-hop classic 'Rappers Delight.' Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the details.
Comedian Does Killer Jay Z Impressions On Vine
Boston based comedian Ry Doon has a Vine video feed full of Jay Z impersonations and his videos are going viral. He portrays the rapper doing everyday things like, going to the market, talking about vegetables, and giving a dog a birthday treat. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a look at some of the funniest.
Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly Team Up Again For 'Devil's Night'
Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly are teaming up for the third time starring on the big screen in the upcoming comedy 'Devil's Night.' The movie will be produced by 'Anchorman 2' director Adam McKay and will center around two best friends who share a love of mischief night, and then end up hating each other. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the details.
Guess How Long Miley's Ab Workout Is
As the 20-year-old star racks up headlines, photos and a $1 million directing offer, Miley Cyrus' fitness instructor spills on her workout routine.
Lisa D'Souza tells us about her surprisingly short ab workout.
Bye Bye Lamar: Kris Jenner Wants Drake for Khloe
Kris Jenner is feeling no love lost with her son-in-law Lamar Odom. She wants Khloe to move on and has her sights set on Drake, despite Khloe's wishes. John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) fills us in.
Jimmy Kimmel Pranks Concert Goers with Fake Band Names
Jimmy Kimmel is at it again with his 'Lie Witness News' segment. This time he hit the Rock the Bells Festival to prank concert goers about bands that don't even exist. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the video.
Justin Bieber Launches 'Music Mondays' with 'Heartbreaker' Single
Justin Bieber is showing fans his soft side with the release of his new 'Heartbreaker' single. Bieber debuted the song kicking off a 10-week music promotion called 'Music Mondays,' where he will release a new track at the start of each week. Krystin Goodwin has the scoop.
'Anchorman' Ron Burgundy is New Dodge Spokesman
Will Ferrell is the latest celebrity spokesperson appearing in Dodge commercials. Well, sort of, it's actually legendary 'Anchorman' Ron Burgundy starring in the new ads. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) shows you some of the most quotable lines.
Hulk Hogan Spoofs Miley Cyrus, Wears Thong and Rides Wrecking Ball
Hulk Hogan spoofs Miley Cyrus in a new commercial for a web hosting company called Hostamania. The 60-year-old wrestling icon rides a wrecking ball in a thong and judging by the Twitterverse, he's a big hit. John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) has a look at the video you will not be able to easily forget.
Britney Spears Feels Pressure to be Sexy in Music Videos
Britney Spears says she cut many racy scenes out of her new video 'Work B**ch' and told a Boston radio show that she feels pressure to be overly sexy. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, the pop star, who rose to fame dancing around school hallways dressed in a belly-baring crop top singing 'Hit me baby one more time,' says she would prefer videos to be more focused on music and dance, rather than revealing outfits.
Jennifer Lawrence Stuns in New 'American Hustle' Movie Poster
She's already won an Oscar, now Jennifer Lawrence is showing off her versatility. Returning to the role of Katniss Everdeen in the 'Hunger Games' sequel, 'Catching Fire,' and staring in the new disco crime film 'American Hustle,' the actress is targeting two very different audiences. Krystin Goodwin has the scoop.
Britney Spears Premieres 'Work B**ch' Video
Britney Spears releases the video for her latest single 'Work B**ch' and the video has a little bit of everything, classic Britney dancing around wearing next to nothing in the middle of a desert, her getting in touch with her inner Christian Grey while whipping a woman, and sharks trying to eat her while she dances in the middle of a pool. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a look at the video.
'America's Got Talent' Wannabes Compete to Star Underground
Nearly 200 acts, from spiritual drummers to singer/songwriters showcased their globally diverse talents for a panel of 36 judges to earn a spot in the 'Music Under New York' MTA program. If an artist is one of the only 20 chosen, they'll get the chance to perform in public at various transportation hubs. Kristina Behr has the details.
Miley Cyrus, Britney Spears' 'SMS (Bangerz)' Leaks
Miley Cyrus' new single 'SMS (Bangerz)' featuring Britney Spears off her album 'Bangerz,' leaked to the Internet. The song features the two singing and rapping, along with references to one night stands, sex toys, swearing, and Cyrus' producer Mike Will. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the details.
Teresa Giudice Reportedly Pushes Bravo for Big Money to Cover Legal Bills
Teresa Giudice is reportedly desperate for money and turning to network Bravo to help. Radar Online reports the reality television star is counting on signing up for a fifth season of 'Real Housewives of New Jersey' to help fund the legal battle she's in with husband Joe, as they face 39 counts of fraud and tax evasion. John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) explains why he doubts Bravo executives will want to let go of this lady.
'Vampire Diaries' Gets New Blood from 'True Blood'
'Vampire Diaries' returns to the CW Network for season 5 and the blood suckers from Mystic Falls are joined by a few new cast members. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, new promo pictures show a gun slinging Nadia (Olga Fonda) and mysterious Tessa, who's played by 'True Blood' veteran Janina Gavankar. Damon, Elena, Stefan/Silas and the other supernatural beings look to be in for more drama this fall.
Rihanna Admits to Sex Drought on TV Show
Rihanna went on England's 'Alan Carr: Chatty Man' and reportedly says she hasn't had sex in ages. No one knows how long 'ages' actually is, but Rihanna added how boring she's become lately, which has to be a joke considering she just tweeted from a Thai sex show. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Kanye West Attacks Jimmy Kimmel in Vicious Twitter Rant
Kanye West started a Twitter feud with Jimmy Kimmel, posting multiple angry messages after the late night talk show host made a parody video of Kanye's interview with BBC Radio 1. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, Kimmel later laughed off the profanity filled tweets saying 'I'm finally in a rap feud.'
First Look at Aaron Paul's Life After 'Breaking Bad' in 'Need For Speed'
As fans wait for the final episode of 'Breaking Bad,' Aaron Paul is getting ready to hit the big screen in his first major starring role in the action flick 'Need for Speed.' The film is based on the popular video game franchise, and Paul plays Tobey Marshall, a man framed for another person's crimes who is out for revenge. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a look at the new trailer.
Abercrombie & Fitch Models Parody 'The Fox' Viral Video
After Norweigan comedy duo 'Ylvis' made the video 'The Fox' which went viral, clothing company Abercrombie & Fitch created a parody of the video with models dancing around half-naked. It's not the first time Abercrombie has jumped on a viral bandwagon, the clothing company previously created a parody version of Carly Rae Jepsen's 'Call Me Maybe.' Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the details.
Miley Cyrus Twerks With a Monkey
Miley Cyrus is monkeying around again. The 20-year-old pop star took to her social media accounts to post pictures of her twerking with a furry friend. Lindsey Granger (@ItsLinZGranger) has more on the 'We Can't Stop' singer's latest antics.
Jennifer Hudson Lookalike Tricks the Paparazzi
A random woman was photographed by paparazzi and used on a gossip website under the headline 'Jennifer Hudson Dressing to Impress.' Jennifer Hudson and her lookalike both made light of the mistake, posting the image to their Instagram accounts. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the rest.
Brandi Glanville Makes Out with New Girl on 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' Season 4
The 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' is bringing back the drama in season four and it looks like Brandi Glanville is taking center stage. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, the unfiltered single mom is seen running around naked, cursing, drinking and getting into fights with many of her Bravo TV cast mates...all in the show's new trailer. She also passionately kisses newcomer Carlton Gebbia, who claims to be a witch.
Victoria's Secret Angel Lindsay Ellingson Reveals Diet to Gain Weight
Victoria's Secret Angel Lindsay Ellingson does something few other models would; she works to gain weight before the label's Christmas Runway Show by drinking peanut butter and almond butter protein shakes. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, while other Victoria's Secret ladies, like Candice Swanepoel, Adriana Lima and Joan Smalls, are tweeting about counting calories, Lindsay is hitting the gym and adding extra calories to gain the curves she says are sexy.
Selena Gomez Banned From Russia Reportedly Over Gay Rights Stance
Selena Gomez is forced to cancel two concerts as part of her 'Stars Dance' tours in Russia, after she was denied a Visa to the country, reportedly because she openly supports gay and lesbian rights. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, the 'Come and Get It' singer is not the first celebrity to draw the eyes of Russian authorities.
Miley Cyrus Explains Behavior in MTV Documentary 'The Movement'
A new MTV documentary called 'Miley: The Movement, ' follows Miley Cyrus' transformation from Disney star to one of the most talked about pop stars in the music world. The documentary shows the singer recording music, preparing for shows, hanging with her family and her fans, and she even spends time with Britney Spears. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a look at the trailer.
'Escape from Tomorrow' Horror Flick Secretly Filmed In Disney Parks
'Escape from Tomorrow' is a horror film that debuted at The Sundance Film Festival, and is a daring creation from director Randy Moore. He shot the entire film without permission from Disney inside the theme parks in Florida and California. So far no comment from Disney about the film, which premieres nationwide in October. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the story.
'Game of Thrones' Author Inspired by 'Breaking Bad'
George R.R. Martin, the author of the book series behind HBO's 'Game of Thrones' is a big fan of 'Breaking Bad.' In fact, he says Walter White is a bigger monster than anyone in 'Game of Thrones' and claims that he wants to 'do something about that.' Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) thinks there are plenty of monsters in 'Game of Thrones.'
Students Protest Removal of Wrecking Ball Sculpture They Rode Like Miley
For years, students have taken a ride on a giant pendulum sculpture that hangs from a cable and is a landmark at Grand Valley State University in Michigan. But because of Miley Cyrus' music video 'Wrecking Ball,' where she swings on a wrecking ball naked, the university has seen an influx of students doing the same thing, and officials decided to take it down for safety reasons. Students are now protesting the removal of the wrecking ball. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the story.
Lily Collins is Most 'Dangerous' Celebrity Online
Lily Collins is named the most 'dangerous' celebrity to search for online according to security company McAfee. Lindsey Granger has more of the celebrities who are risky to look up online, including the only male to make the top ten!
Rehab Center Offers Scholarships in Honor of 'Breaking Bad'
Due to the massive popularity of 'Breaking Bad,' The Sage Neuroscience Center is offering two free addiction treatment scholarships to people who can't afford to go to rehab. The 12-week programs will be awarded to those who are over 18, live around Albuquerque, and submit an anonymous story about their addiction struggles online. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the details.
Brad Pitt Crashes Wedding
Brad Pitt was at hotel in England where he was spotted by a groom and wound up taking a picture with the groom and his bride. Pitt is in England filming a WWII movie called 'Fury.' Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) wonders which celebrity you'd least like to see crash your wedding?
Scott Disick Uses Hundred Dollar Bills as Toilet Paper
Scott Disick took to Instagram to share a series of photos flaunting his money. The 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' star posted photos showing him posing with money as a phone, laying it across a designer handbag and using it as toilet paper. Andrew Dymburt has a look.
Kendall Jenner Models Sexy Bikini as Face of Swimwear Label
Kendall Jenner continues to prove she's got the stuff that models are made of, with the latest image from her bikini campaign for swimwear company Agua Bendita. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) says, the company made a smart move using the 'Keeping Up With the Kardashian' star who has a massive social media presence.
Bethenny Frankel Gets Ripped by Former Bravo Castmate Kelly Bensimon
Former 'Real Housewives of New York City' stars, Bethenny Frankel and Kelly Bensimon, are fighting again. 'In Touch Weekly' reports Kelly was spotted with Bethenny's ex-husband Jason Hoppy, and the SkinnyGirl mogul joked about Bensimon appearing on her talk show during an appearance on Bravo TV's 'Watch What Happens Live.' As John Basedow discovered, Kelly took to Twitter to post an ominous tweet saying 'I'm done being above it, the truth is coming out.'
Jimmy Kimmel Pranks Fashion Week Crowd With Fake Designers
Jimmy Kimmel is at it again. On the heels of revealing he tricked the Internet with the twerking girl who caught on fire video, he sent members of his 'Lie Witness News' team to Lincoln Center during New York Fashion Week to ask attendees about designers who do not exist. Jen Markham has a look at the hilarity that ensues.
Jimmy Fallon Stars In Hilarious 'Breaking Bad' Parody Video
As the hit AMC show 'Breaking Bad' comes to an end, Jimmy Fallon creates his own parody video 'Joking Bad' that aired on 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.' Fallon plays Walt, and instead of selling meth on the black market, he's selling jokes for cash. Expect hilarious inside 'Breaking Bad' jokes, amazing cameos, and of course The Roots playing a role. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a look.
Charlie Sheen Graduates High School, Gets Diploma on ‘Tonight Show’
Charlie Sheen gets his high school diploma 30 years late on 'The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.' The 'Anger Management' star, who was just one-and-a-half credits shy of graduating when he was a teen, received his Santa Monica High School diploma from his longtime friend and classmate on the show. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, the only decision now is where to go to college.
'Teen Exorcists' Battle Demons in London in BBC Documentary
'Teen Exorcists' is a documentary airing on BBC that showcases the lives of three young female exorcists. Brynne Larson and Tess and Savannah Scherkenback, from Arizona, perform public exorcisms and were trained by Brynne's father, the Reverend Bob Larson. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has more.
James Franco's Apology Letter for Egging a House
James Franco fans have yet another reason to love the actor, thanks to a sincere letter James supposedly wrote when he was just 14. James apparently wrote the letter to his neighbors in Palo Alto, California, apologizing for egging their home. Now, decades letter, the letter has resurfaced on a men's wear website. Krystin Goodwin has the story.
'The Little Mermaid' Re-Release Requests Viewers Bring an iPad
Disney is re-releasing 'The Little Mermaid' in movie theaters and this time, viewers are asked to bring an iPad. During the screenings, the audience is encouraged to download an app, that will allow them to play games and sing along with the 1989 classic film. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the rest.
'Breaking Bad' Fan Sues Apple Over Split 5th Season
Tech company Apple is being hit with a class-action lawsuit by a fan of AMC's hit show 'Breaking Bad.' The fan is accusing Apple's iTunes of charging separately for the final eight episodes of the show, when the season pass was billed as the full 16 episode season. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the story.
Brad Pitt Says Son Plays Zombie, Gets Shot In 'World War Z'
At the New York movie premiere of 'World War Z,' Brad Pitt tells US Weekly Magazine that his son Maddox has a cameo as a zombie. He said the role is uncredited, and his son gets shot in the head multiple times and double tapped, a reference to another film called 'Zombieland.' Kristina Behr has the scoop.
Miley Cyrus Reveals Sexy 'Wrecking Ball' Cover
Miley Cyrus reveals the sexy new cover for her single 'Wrecking Ball,' and it features the singer baring her midriff and in her underwear on top of a wrecking ball. As John Basedow (@JohnBasedow) reports, Hollywoodlife.com is saying her fiancé, Liam Hemsworth, may not be thrilled with the new image, as he is reportedly considering ending things after her VMA performance.
Dennis Rodman Leaks Kim Jong Un's Baby Name
More news from the bizarre meetings between former NBA star Dennis Rodman and dictator Kim Jong Un. Rodman says he's going to coach the North Korean basketball game in preparation of the 2016 olympics and he also may have leaked Un's new daughter's name. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Alison Pill Talks Topless Twitter Photo on 'Conan'
'The Newsroom' star Alison Pill discusses the topless Twitter picture she accidentally sent out to her thousands of followers last year on 'Conan.' The actress told host Conan O'Brien that she sent the picture accidentally, because she didn't know her BlackBerry had a touchscreen. Kristina Behr has the rest.
'Breaking Bad' Breaks Guinness World Record
AMC's popular series 'Breaking Bad' is among the few shows and celebrities making the cut in the 2014 Guinness Book of World Records. The drama debuted in 2008. Now in its fifth and final season, the show earned a record as the Highest Rated TV Series thanks to a score of 99 out of 100 on metacritic.com. Betty White, Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift were also featured celebs to score a record in the book. Krystin Goodwin has the story.
Scarlett Johansson Plays Alien, Strips Down in 'Under the Skin'
Scarlett Johansson plays a mysterious alien who seduces men to harvest them for food in the new movie 'Under the Skin.' The trailer doesn't give away much except creepy dark images, and it shows Johansson in her underwear. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a look at the bizarre film.
'Dancing With the Stars' Season 17 Cast Announced
The cast of season 17 of 'Dancing With the Stars' was revealed on 'Good Morning America.' As Kristina Behr reports, the cast is made up of 12 new celebrities, including Christina Milan, 'Glee' star Amber Riley, Disney star Corbin Bleu, and Bill Nye the 'Science Guy.'
First Look at Christina Aguilera's, Cee Lo Green's Return to 'The Voice'
'The Voice' original judges Christina Aguilera and Cee Lo Green are reuniting with Adam Levine and Blake Shelton for season five. A first look at the new season shows the same chemistry and bromance that has made the show a success, plus the foursome sing the classic 'Reunited' while on a fishing trip. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the details.
Best Twitter Reactions To '50 Shades of Grey' Casting
After E.L. James made it official that 'Sons of Anarchy' star Charlie Hunnam and Dakota Johnson will star in the upcoming '50 Shades of Grey' movie adaptation, the news is getting mixed reactions on social media. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has a look at some of the funniest tweets.
Best Twitter Reactions After Ben Affleck Cast as Batman
It's confirmed that Ben Affleck will replace Christian Bale as Batman in the upcoming 'Man of Steel' sequel, and Twitter is exploding with reactions about the casting. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) takes a look at the most hilarious tweets about the Bostonian taking on the role.
'Anchorman' Ron Burgundy Writing 'Classy' Tell-All Memoir
Ron Burgundy, the fictional character played by Will Ferrell in 'Anchorman,' is writing a tell-all memoir. The book from the fake journalist will be called 'LET ME OFF AT THE TOP!: My Classy Life and Other Musings,' and will be published in November. 'Anchorman: The Legend Continues' hits theaters in December, and Kristina Behr has the details.
YouTube Star Sophia Grace Scores Movie Role in Disney's 'Into the Woods'
Sophia Grace Brownlee, known for rapping Nick Minaj's 'Super Bass' with her cousin Rosie, and for numerous appearances on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show,' scored a part in Disney's upcoming movie 'Into the Woods.' Sophia Grace will play Little Red Riding Hood in the film adaptation of the Broadway play, opposite movie stars like Meryl Streep and Johnny Depp. Kristina Behr has the details.
Harrison Ford is Open to Returning As 'Indiana Jones'
Harrison Ford could be playing 'Indiana Jones' for a fifth time. The actor told The Telegraph he's open to the idea, and says it would be okay for 'Indy' to come back again. Though some fans say the franchise was nearly ruined with 'Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull,' many are excited at the prospect of a fifth installment. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the scoop.
Jennifer Lopez Diva Demands Cost Her a Gig
Jennifer Lopez seems to be abandoning her 'Jenny from the Block' image, making too many outrageous diva demands. As John Basedow reports, sources told the New York Post J.Lo lost a potential gig performing in front of 60-million viewers at the opening ceremony of India's Premier League Cricket tournament. The Bronx-born pop star reportedly wanted a private jet, several hotel rooms for her enormous entourage, and other outrageous demands.
Angelina Jolie, Lady Gaga Latest Hacking Victims
Angelina Jolie and Lady Gaga are among the latest victims of doxxing, a form of hacking where their supposed personal and financial information is posted online. This comes about a month after the same thing happened to dozens of celebrities and politicians, including Beyonce, Vice President Biden and First Lady Michelle Obama. Kristina Behr has the story.
Kate Middleton Reserves Name for Clothing Label
Kate Middleton and Prince William are applying to Great Britain's intellectual property office to trademark their names for a range of products including clothing. Jen Markham explains what the action means and speculates what a Kate Middleton fashion line could look like.
Farrah Abraham Will Be Featured in 'Girls And Corpses' Magazine
Farrah Abraham, who gained notoriety by appearing in the porn movie 'Back Door Teen Mom' teased in a Keek video that she will be featured in an upcoming edition of 'Girls and Corpses' magazine. The mag describes itself as sort of a Maxim Magazine meets 'Dawn of the Dead.' Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) has the gory details.
Beyonce Teases New Single In Pepsi Ad
A new Pepsi ad features Beyonce in a dance-off with her old music video personalities like 'Single Ladies,' 'Crazy In Love,' and 'Bootylicious.' Her new single 'Grown Woman,' produced by Timbaland, plays in the background and is the first official track off her still untitled album. Kristina Behr has the details.
Michael Bublé Joins List of Famous Subway Singers
Michael Bublé surprised a group of New York City subway riders by taking over a stop and breaking out into the song 'Who's Lovin You' with the group Naturally 7. The song is featured on his latest album 'To Be Loved.' Bublé joins a list of famous singers who have crooned underground, including Jessie J and Keith Urban. Kristina Behr has the details.
Lady Gaga Reportedly Offers to Pay for Fan's Hip Surgery
Lady Gaga reportedly offered to pay for a fan's hip surgery, after she underwent a similar surgery herself last month. The singer was forced to cancel the rest of her 'Born This Way Ball' tour in February after tearing her right hip, and now reports say she is helping a Little Monster named Emma get a similar procedure. Kristina Behr has more.
Latinos Sizzle at the 2012 Emmy Awards
Award shows are all about glamorous celebrities, but on this year's Emmy red carpet, Latino celebrities were exceptionally stunning. Gillian Pensavalle has the scoop on everything from Sofia Vergara, and her wardrobe malfunction, to Hilaria Thomas and her ultimate accessory, to the adorable Rico Rodriguez and his vintage suit.
Report: Jennifer Lopez to Replace Mariah Carey Mid-Season on 'Idol'
The Hollywood Reporter is claiming that the producers of 'American Idol' hatched a secret plan to replace Mariah Carey with former judge Jennifer Lopez for the remainder of the season in order to boost the low ratings. The publication claims that Carey got wind of the situation, and threatened legal action. Kristina Behr has the details.
Ellen DeGeneres To Host The Oscars For Second Time
Ellen DeGeneres is returning to the Academy stage to host the 2014 Oscars. The Academy sent out a release announcing the television talk show host would host for the second time, and Ellen took to Twitter to share her excitement. Kristina Behr has the details.
All You Need to Know about New Bachelorette Desiree Hartsock
Desiree Hartsock, the third runner up from Sean Lowe's season of the Bachelor, is ABC's new Bachelorette. Rena Karefa-Johnson breaks down the 'need to know' facts on Desiree and questions whether Desiree will make a disgusting or delicious Bachelorette.
'Breaking Bad' Star Aaron Paul Greets Fans Outside His House
'Breaking Bad' star Aaron Paul met some fans outside of his house and there's video to prove it! Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the story and the Aaron Paul quote that will have all 'Breaking Bad' fans booking tickets to Los Angeles.
Hotline Set Up to Help Ryan Gosling Fans Through Acting Hiatus
Feel like Ryan Gosling ruined your life by announcing his hiatus from acting? Well UK media company Blinkbox has a quasi-solution: an emergency hotline for Ryan Gosling fans called the Gosline. The number plays great lines from Ryan's most famous movies. Rena Karefa-Johnson has the story.
Justin Bieber's Grandmother Defends His Behavior
Despite his recent antics of peeing in a restaurant mop bucket, allegedly spitting in a mans face, and racing around in cars, Justin Bieber's grandmother, Diane Dale, told CTV Ottawa that she 'feels sorry' for the singer, and that anybody's else's 19-year-old kid behaves the same way. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) hosts.
Taylor Swift Takes Teen Cancer Patient to Lunch
Taylor Swift had a two-hour lunch with a teen who has been battling brain cancer. As John Basedow reports, Kayla Kincannon's dream came true thanks to a social media campaign that caught the eye of the pop star. Kincannon shared photos of the time they spent together, saying meeting his idol was "enchanting."
'Amazing Spider-Man 2' Teaser Shows Jamie Foxx as Electro
Sony releases a teaser trailer for 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' showing Jamie Foxx as villain Electro. The teaser comes out as Comic-Con continues in San Diego, and nearly a year ahead of the movie's anticipated release. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has more.
Dragon Skull Left on Beach to Promote 'Game of Thrones'
Blinkbox, a video streaming service in the U.K., left a very lifelike, massive replica of a dragon skull on a beach in England to celebrate its showing of season 3 of 'Game of Thrones.' Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the amazing photos.
'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Quarter Quell Posters Released
In anticipation of a new trailer debuting at San Diego Comic-Con, Lionsgate is releasing new movie posters for 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.' They show several characters including Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson who play Katniss and Peeta, in their combat outfits for Quarter Quell. Kristina Behr has a look.
Rihanna Arrives 4-Hours Late to Charity Event
Rihanna is being criticized for showing up four and a half hours late to a charity event at a Chicago high school. Students at Barrington High School won the 'Shine Bright Like a Diamond' video contest for their community service efforts and waited hours for the pop star to show and then saw her for about 15 minutes. Kristina Behr has the story
'Arrested Development' Could Return to Netflix for Season 5
Though season 4 of 'Arrested Development' had mixed reviews from critics and fans alike, Netflix and the show's producers are in talks to do a fifth season for the streaming video service. Creator Mitch Hurwitz says he is game for another season, but it all depends on the cast's availability. Kristina Behr has the details.
Tom Hanks as Walt Disney in 'Saving Mr. Banks' Trailer
Tom Hanks is Walt Disney in 'Saving Mr. Banks,' which tells the true story of how Disney's 'Mary Poppins' was adapted from a book into the classic film. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has a look at Tom Hanks as Walt Disney and Emma Thompson as 'Mary Poppins' author P.L. Travers.
Miss USA Can't Get a Date
Former Miss USA, Nana Meriwether, is using the dating app, Tinder, in the hopes of finding love online. The 2012 pageant winner tells New York Magazine she thought the app would be a great way to meet people in New York City, though she has yet to go on any dates with guys she met on Tinder. Patrick Jones has the rest.
Kanye West To Launch Men's Fashion Line
The French fashion label APC confirms via Instagram that Kanye West is launching a new menswear line with its brand, posting a pair of jeans with his name on it. It's rumored the line will be made of jeans, T-shirts, and hoodies. Kristina Behr hosts.
Comedian Gets Fans to Prank Parents with Drug Deal Text
Comedian Nathan Fielder got his fans to pretend to accidentally text their parents about a drug deal, and then tell them to ignore the text. The Comedy Central 'Nathan For You' host got some amazing results. Gillian Pensavalle has more.
Celebrity Summer Trend: Crop Tops
When temperatures soar, celebrities are looking hot wearing crop tops. Rihanna, Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, Kylie Jenner, Selena Gomez and Jennifer Lawrence were all spotted on the red carpet rocking the look, and Kristina Behr reports it's a trend that's not just for the ladies.
Julianne Moore In Talks For Final Two 'Hunger Games' Films
Deadline reports that Julianne Moore is in talks to play President Alma Coin in the two-part adaptation of the 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay.' Many are speculating that the news will be officially announced at a screening of 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' at Comic-Con in San Diego. Kristina Behr has the details.
The Best and Worst Celebrity Videos on Instagram
Celebrities are loving the new video application on Facebook's photo-sharing app Instagram. Rena Karefa-Johnson rounds up the best and worst of celebrity instavids from Zooey Deschanel and Channing Tatum being adorable, to Justin Bieber and Lebron James being a little more in your face.
Fans Weigh In On 'Anchorman 2' Trailer
The first full trailer for 'Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues' features Ron Burgandy and the rest of the Channel 4 News Team in 1980s New York. The trailer gives fans a look at James Marsden as Ron's nemesis, plus Meaghan Good as a possible love interest. Kristina Behr says this sequel has big shoes to fill.
Crazy Original Casting for 'Seinfeld,' 'Breaking Bad' and More
Can you imagine 'Seinfeld' without Elaine, or 'Breaking Bad' with Matthew Broderick as Walter White? Both those things almost happened. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) takes a look at the craziest original casting for some of television's most successful shows.
First Look at 'Diana' Biopic
Get a first look at the biopic 'Diana' about the late Princess of Wales. Naomi Watts plays Diana, and while the trailer doesn't give away much, it gives viewers a glimpse of the uncanny resemblance between the two, and also seems to focus on Princess Di's relationship with Pakistani heart surgeon Dr. Khan. Kristina Behr has the details.
'Anchorman' Props, Costumes to be Featured in Museum Exhibit
Props, costumes, and artifacts from the movie 'Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy' will be on display in an exhibit at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. starting in November through August 2014. It comes just in time for the sequel 'Anchorman: The Legend Continues' which premieres in December. Kristina Behr has the details.
Bieber Bodyguard Sues for Assault
A former bodyguard for Justin Bieber is suing the 18-year-old singer, claiming he was punched and berated by the pop star. Moshe Benabou is also seeking more than $421,000 in unpaid overtime and vacation benefits. Kristina Behr has the story.
New Singing Reality Show 'The Choir' Promises Inspirational TV
An American version of the award-winning BBC 2 reality show 'The Choir' is coming to the USA Network early next year. Host and choirmaster Gareth Malone talks about getting the most unlikely people across the country to sing, and why this singing show is unlike all the others. Kristina Behr has the details.
New 'Anchorman 2' Trailer, Drake Joins List of Rumored Cameos
A new 'Anchorman 2' trailer comes with even more news of celebrity cameos. Rapper Drake joins the long list of supposed cameos that includes Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Sacha Baron Cohen, Jim Carrey, Liam Neeson, John C. Reilly, and Kanye West who were all captured by paparazzi in 70s attire near the set. Kristina Behr has the scoop.
Craziest Lawsuits of All Time Against Celebrities
Constantly being in the public's eye makes celebrities targets of some crazy accusations. Sometimes that leads to some insanely untrue and frivolous lawsuits. Like Justin Bieber who was sued for stealing some guy's credit card to have his penis enlarged, P Diddy sued for being responsible for 9/11, Britney Spears for forcing a man to commit crimes at gun point, and Bill Belichick for bugging soup. The list goes on, and Patrick Jones has the rest.
Babies Pose in Scenes as Best Picture Oscar Nominees
Atlanta photographer Maggie Storino's blog, "Don't Call Me Oscar," is a hit with film fans. In the blog she posts photos of her daughters and their friends in scenes from this year's Best Picture Oscar nominees. Jen Markham has the story.
Celebrities Crushing on Other Celebs
Celebrities crush just like us. Rena Karefa-Johnson runs down the disgusting and delicious of celebrity crushes from Martha Stewart's "thing" for Ryan Gosling to Russell Brand's crush on all three Kardashians to Amanda Byne's lust for Drake, plus Josh Duhamel's early feelings for Fergie.
Behind-the-Scenes Photos of 'Girl Meets World'
'Girl Meets World,' the highly anticipated spin off of 'Boy Meets World,' is in production and the cast is posting behind-the-scenes photos on Instagram. Gillian Pensavalle has some surprises for you.
How to Make a Justin Timberlake Sandwich
Following in the delicious footsteps of the Beyonce Sandwich, the pop music loving foodies at HooplaHa.com are at it again with their Justin Timberlake Soup and Thai Sandwich, celebrating the 'Suit & Tie' singer. Gillian Pensavalle helps you dance your way through the recipe.
Best Unscripted Movie Moments
Everyone recognizes Robert Deniro's famous line, 'You talkin' to me?' from 'Taxi Driver,' but did you know that it wasn't in the script? Gillian Pensavalle has some of the well-known movie moments that were completely unscripted.
Lady Gaga Buys 55 Michael Jackson Items
Lady Gaga snatched up 55 pieces that once belonged to Michael Jackson. The "Born This Way" singer promised to preserve and archive the items. Gaga was one of many people who snagged items, and the auction brought in a total of $5million dollars. Kristina Behr has the details.
Fox News Channel Gets Into Food & Fitness with Carol Alt
Fox News Channel is giving supermodel and raw food expert Carol Alt her own show this summer. As John Basedow reports, the program will focus on beauty and healthy lifestyle tips, a definite departure from FNC's heavy emphasis on political reporting. This could be aFox strategy to broaden its demo and increase ratings.
Most Seductive Movie Quotes of All Time
Online dating website Badoo asked its female users to help rank the most seductive movie quotes ever. The most popular quotes included, Audrey Hepburn speaking to Cary Grant in "Charade," Lauren Bascall in "To Have and To Have Not," and Jessica Rabbit in "Who Framed Roger Rabbit." Patrick Jones has the story.
Jay-Z Reportedly Selling Brooklyn Nets Ownership Share
Minority Brooklyn Nets owner Jay-Z is reportedly selling his small stake in the NBA team. The reason behind it is that HOV is starting a sports representation agency, Roc Nation, and his current ownership prevents his ability to break into the NBA. Patrick Jones has the rest.
Les Miserables Returning to Broadway
Fresh off the heels of a massively successful film adaptation starring Hugh Jackman and Anne Hathaway, "Les Miserables" is heading back to Broadway. Producer Cameron Mackintosh tells fans to expect to see the revival by 2014, but be warned, there will be changes. Gillian Pensavalle has the details.
New Hanks, Spielberg & HBO Series on WW2
There's a new World War 2 miniseries coming to HBO. Following the enormous success of both Band of Brothers and The Pacific, HBO is teaming up with Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg to create a third miniseries based on Donald L. Miller's book "Masters of the Air: America's Bomber Boys Who Fought the Air War Against Nazi Germany." Gillian Pensavalle has more.
Tribeca Film Festival: Olivia Wilde Talks Producing and Surfing
Actress Olivia Wilde, alongside filmmakers David Darg and Bryn Mooser, covers Timmy Brennan's story in the Tribeca Film Festival movie 'The Rider and the Storm.' The film follows Brennan as he tries to pick up the pieces after Superstorm Sandy hit the New York region last October. A Freedom Tower ironworker and avid surfer, Brennan lost everything after a fire ripped through his Breezy Point, Queens neighborhood, but he still managed to stay positive. Kristina Behr has the details.
Taylor Swift, The Wanted, Jason Mraz Share Holiday Traditions
Some of the biggest music artists were in the Christmas spirit at the Z100 Jingle Ball concert in New York, and shared their favorite holiday traditions. Kristina Behr was on the red carpet and even got The Wanted, Ed Sheeran, Jason Mraz and others to sing their favorite holiday tunes.
Peanuts Celebrate 65 Years with New Movie in 2015
The Peanuts are gearing up for the 65th Anniversary with a movie being released on November 25th, 2015. The animated feature of Snoopy and the gang is being produced by Charles Schulz's son and grandson, so they are keeping it in the Peanuts family. Gillian Pensavalle has the story and a happy dance.