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It looks like Simon Cowell has fulfilled his dream judging panel for The X-Factor.
With producer L.A. Reid already on board, Deadline Hollywood reports that Paula Abdul and Cheryl Cole are nearing deals to finalize their roles on the upcoming singing competition.
Both have worked with Cowell in the past; Abdul on American Idol and Cole on the British version of The X-Factor.
“I’ve always wanted Paula,” Simon told the publication. “I’ve never found anyone better than her… We’ve agreed that we would meet as many people as possible, and now we’re reaching the deadline we’ve got to make theMore >
Elizabeth Banks has been rumored for the part of Effie Trinket in the upcoming film adaptation of The Hunger Games, according to new reports.
A buzzed-about cast already features Jennifer Lawrence as lead character Katniss Everdeen, Josh Hutcherson as Peeta and Liam Hemsworth as Gale.
The rumor of Banks as Effie, a flaky bureaucrat who escorts her district’s young death-match contestants to their fate, was first reported by Variety.
Lionsgate would not confirm whether Banks will be joining the film, based on the bestselling young-adult novel (the first in a hit trilogy) by SuzanneMore >
File this one under celebrity gossip you didn’t see coming even if you read THG and its counterparts daily: Kimberly Stewart is pregnant by Benicio del Toro!
The Academy Award-winning actor, 44, and the socialite daughter of Rod Stewart, 31, are not a couple, in case you were wondering. Yup, one of those.
Just the same, del Toro’s rep says he “is supportive and both are very excited” about the upcoming arrival, which has obviously been confirmed as well.
Congratulations to both on the unexpected, but great news!
Stewart has worked as an actress and model. Del Toro is known forMore >
All for one, and one for all. The Jersey Shore cast will officially be back, intact, for Season 4 of the hit show, having been granted the raise they sought.
The crew will reportedly receive at least $100,000 per episode per person for the upcoming season, expected to last about 13 episodes later this year.
Having delivered record ratings this winter, they wanted to get paid. They weren’t exactly hurting, but wanted bank commensurate with their stardom.
WE’RE RICH, BEEYITCH: The Jersey-ites are runnin’ it back!
Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, Jenni “JWoww” FarleyMore >
From the Department of You Couldn’t Make This Up If You Tried…
Charlie Sheen and Snoop Dogg are working on a single together. The former Tweeted a photo of himself and the rapper inside a recording studio this week, as the pair is seated alongside guitarist Rob Patterson. He’ll reportedly produce the track, which will serve as Sheen’s anthem during his upcoming tour.
“Warlock meets his makers-music makers that is @SnoopDogg @robpatterson666 get ready to rock the Sheenius within,” the actor wrote underneath this photo.
Last night, Snoop told George Lopez: “I love having relationships withMore >
A movie poster, even one with a monkey and a face tattoo, can only reveal so much.
Therefore, fans of laughing out loud should sit back and check out the first official, full-length trailer for The Hangover 2, the upcoming sequel that brings back Ken Jeong, Zach Galifianakis, Bradley Cooper, Justin Bartha and Ed Helms. It also adds Jamie Chung and Liam Neeson to the cast.
The comedy hits theaters on May 26 and takes the crazy, inebriated gang to Thailand.
Go here to read the rest: The Hangover 2: Official Trailer Released!
We have not heard the last of Rebecca Black. Not by a long shot.
The 13-year old singer recently signed with a major music label, and has now revealed the name of her next single: LOL. Pretty appropriate, given the reaction of many critics, isn’t it? Black is in the process of recording the track, sources say.
“I like the fact I am singing like a 13-year-old girl, not trying to be anything else,” Black says, previewing her upcoming album and adding:
“I would consider some [songs] teenage love songs but I want to keep it appropriate and clean. People were saying, ‘You’re the worst singer,More >
Teresa Giudice has thrown down with her brother. Therefore, you can only imagine what this Real Housewife of New Jersey would do to a stranger at a bar.
Then again, according to Radar Online, you don’t need to imagine: sources tell that site Teresa and her reality show castmates were on vacation in the Dominican Republic in late February when Giudice started spraying champagne everywhere.
A patron’s husband did not react well to the rowdy gesture, “got really angry and punched Teresa in the face!”
From there, police confirm a fracas broke out involving many faces familiar to viewers, allMore >
Superman will be flying to the rescue of an Oscar nominee in 2012.
Director Zach Snyder has confirmed that Amy Adams will take on the iconic role of Lois Lane in his upcoming reboot of this franchise. The star of The Fighter joins a cast that includes Henry Cavill as the Man of Steel, Kevin Costner as Jonathan Kent and Diane Lane as Martha Kent.
“Second only to Superman himself, the question of who will play Lois Lane is arguably what fans have been most curious about,” Snyder told The Hollywood Reporter. “So we are excited to announce the casting of Amy Adams, one of the most versatileMore >
Nicki Minaj is out. Might Nicole Scherzinger be in?
The hip hop star will not judge The X-Factor, but Simon Cowell himself sounds very close to naming the former Pussycat Doll as the second judge on his upcoming singing competition.
“I want her to do it, but we’ve got to get the deal done and find someone she has chemistry with,” Cowell tells TV Guide. “I absolutely adore her. She was fantastic on the U.K. X Factor and I’m hopeful it will happen.”
Cowell says Cheryl Cole is in the mix and also explains his connection to L.A. Reid, who has been confirmed for the panel.
“I met himMore >
Penelope Cruz. The Fountain of Youth. And Blackbeard.
All these aspects of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides were introduced in the first trailer for this upcoming blockbuster.
Now, the studio has released another preview for the return of Captain Jack Sparrow and it makes one thing clear: mermaids will play a key role in the May 20 release. Yes, mermaids. Check out the following promo now and also be on the look out for Keith Richards and a mutinous Black Pearl…
First, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Now, Water for Elephants.
On the same day we were treated to our first sneak peek at the final installment of everyone’s favorite boy wizard, Robert Pattinson appeared on MTV and provided the online universe with a clip of his upcoming drama.
Joking that he only acts alongside “hot” girls, Robert then introduced the following sneak peek. Water for Elephants opens on April 22.
See the original post: Water for Elephants Clip: Robert and Reese!
When Faye Resnick appeared last season on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, she and Camille Grammer got into it over the former’s decision to write a book about the death of Nicole Brown Simpson.
It was a totally natural, unscripted argument.
Now, Bravo is reportedly hoping for more of the contentious same, as sources tell Hollywood Life that Resnick is being “seriously considered” for a permanent role on season two.
“Faye has met with producers and there is a lot of interest from the show’s fans to have her on,” says an insider. “I don’t have word yet on whether she has officiallyMore >
Kelly Clarkson will release a new album this year. Really. At some point.
But the first-ever American Idol champion has taken to Facebook and delivered sad news to fans: the CD won’t be available until the fall.
“I recently found out that my album won’t be coming out until September,” she wrote. “The album has been recorded, but I can’t release it until then. I realize that is a long time, but that’s the best time to release it apparently so I’m sorry for the wait, but I promise you it sounds great!”
Little is known about the upcoming album, but Clarkson has said it will possess a coverMore >
In a sitdown with Fox News, Sarah Palin discussed the upcoming HBO film Game Change, based on the ’08 Presidential race. Julianne Moore will play Palin.
She doesn’t sound too happy about that – or the film in general.
“Well, I am all about job creation, and I guess I could provide some of these gals who pretend like they’re me some job security,” she joked (we think).
That was funny and light-hearted enough, but the strange thing is how bitter she seems about the film, in which she is but one of many players …More >