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FASCINATING FACT:

9/27/2013 - Grey's Anatomy and SCANDAL creator Shonda Rhimes has been appointed to the board of trustees of Washington, D.C.'s John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts by U.s. President Barack Obama. Members...

CONSTANTINE HEADING TO SMALL SCREEN

9/27/2013 - Comic book anti-hero John Constantine is heading to the small screen in a new U.s. Tv series. The show is in development at the NBC network and will follow the adventures of the conman-turned-supernatural...

HUGH JACKMAN REPRIMANDED BULLYING DIRECTOR

9/27/2013 - Oscar winner Hugh Jackman once had to confront a big-name director about his bullying tactics after the filmmaker's onset behavior became too much to bare. ...

LINDSAY LOHAN SPOOFS WAYNE'S WORLD IN TV SKETCH

9/27/2013 - Lindsay Lohan returned to late night TV in America on Thursday (26Sep13) to show off her comedy skills by joining funnyman Jimmy Fallon for an hilarious Wayne's...

LAMAR ODOM'S DUI ARRAIGNMENT POSTPONED

9/27/2013 - Kim Kardashian's embattled brother-in-law Lamar Odom has had his arraignment for a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) postponed until next month (Oct13). The basketball player, who...

DARRYL HANNAH BLAMES AUTISM DIAGNOSIS FOR STRUGGLE WITH FAME

9/27/2013 - Actress-turned-activist Daryl Hannah has opened up about her lifelong struggle with autism, blaming the condition for her decision to take a step back from Hollywood. The Splash star, 52,...

THE THINGS THEY SAY:

9/27/2013 - "Falling in love in New York is really wonderful. I was shooting days and he was working at Snl (saturday Night Live), so he got off work at like 2am and so did I. We'd meet for 3am dinners, which...

FASCINATING FACT:

9/27/2013 - Actor/rocker Jared Leto has been added to the list of honourees at the 2013 Hollywood Film Awards. He will receive the Hollywood Breakout Performance Award in...

JENNIFER TILLY REPRISES HER CHILD'S PLAY ROLE IN NEW MOVIE

9/27/2013 - Actress Jennifer Tilly has returned to the Child's Play franchise by reprising her role as murderous Tiffany in the sixth installment of the horror films. The...

TINA FEY LEARNED ABOUT EMMYS NIP-SLIP FROM HER MOTHER

9/27/2013 - Actress Tina Fey learned about her Primetime Emmy Awards wardrobe malfunction from her mother. The 30 Rock creator and star accidentally flashed a nipple as she was...

SUSPECT CHARGED IN MISS TEEN USA EXTORTION CASE

9/27/2013 - A teenage boy has been arrested and charged with extortion after allegedly attempting to blackmail Miss Teen Usa Cassidy Wolf with a set of nude photos. Jared James Abrahams, 19, was taken into...

BRYCE DALLAS HOWARD IN TALKS TO STAR IN JURASSIC WORLD

9/27/2013 - Actress Bryce Dallas Howard is in talks to join the fourth installment of the Jurassic Park franchise, according to a U.S. report. The Spider-Man 3 star was...

JOE MANGANIELLO CALLS OUT THEATRE-GOER FOR TAKING CELL PHONE PHOTOS

9/27/2013 - Actor Joe Manganiello halted a Connecticut stage production of classic TennEssee Williams play A Streetcar Named Desire on Wednesday (25Sep13) to admonish an audience member for taking photos throughout...

FASCINATING FACT:

9/27/2013 - Newborn British royal Prince George will be Christened at a chapel in London's St James's Palace on 23 October . The son of Prince William and CatHerine, Duchess Of Cambridge was born in July...

KURT RUSSELL: 'MY SON TURNED DOWN HUNGER GAMES FOR 21 JUMP STREET 2'

9/27/2013 - Kurt Russell 's actor son Wyatt Russell turned down a part in The Hunger GamEs franchise to...

SHEILA HANCOCK PROMOTES LITERACY PROGRAM

9/27/2013 - Veteran actress Sheila Hancock has signed up as the public face of a scheme to boost literacy rates among British schoolchildren. The stage and screen star has been named as the official...

GILLIAN ANDERSON TO STAR IN NEW PRODUCTION OF STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

9/27/2013 - Actress Gillian Anderson is returning to the theater to play the coveted role of Blanche DuBois in a new production of Tennessee Williams' classic play A Streetcar Named Desire. Anderson will...

PETER MORGAN AND ANG LEE WORKING ON NEW MUHAMMAD ALI MOVIE

9/27/2013 - Award-winning British screenwriter Peter Morgan is working on a film with director Ang Lee about Muhammad Ali 's infamous fights with Joe Frazier. The two boxers...

JUDE LAW EXPLAINS SHERLOCK HOLMES DELAY

9/27/2013 - British actor Jude Law has assured fans plans are in place to give Sherlock Holmes a third outing on the big screen despite ongoing delays. The Alfie star has...

AGENTS OF S.H.L.E.L.D. PROMOS SPARK CONFUSION IN LONDON

9/27/2013 - A promotional campaign for new TV show Marvel's Agents Of S.h.i.e.l.d . has sparked a number of calls from concerned citizens in London after a fake crime board was placed...

SCREENWRITER LUCIANO VINCENZONI DIES

9/27/2013 - The Good, The Bad And The Ugly screenwriter Luciano Vincenzoni has died, aged 87. The celebrated Italian writer passed away in Rome, Italy on Sunday (22Sep13) after a battle with cancer. ...

KATIE HOLMES AND TAYLOR SWIFT CAST IN THE GIVER

9/27/2013 - Katie Holmes and singer Taylor Swift have both reportedly inked deals to join Hollywood legends Meryl Streep and...

DONNA GRANT DODGES JAIL OVER BENEFIT FRAUD

9/27/2013 - British actress/model Donna Grant has escaped a jail term for fraudulently claiming more than $50,000 (=C2£33,300) in benefits. Grant, who has enjoyed a role in children's TV show Young Dracula,...

ZACHARY QUINTO WINS IMPRESSIVE REVIEWS FOR BROADWAY DEBUT

9/27/2013 - Star Trek actor Zachary Quinto has won a round of glowing reviews for his Broadway debut in a revival of Tennessee Williams' classic play The Glass MeNagerie. Quinto appears opposite Broadway...

TOPLESS PROTESTERS GATECRASH PARIS FASHION WEEK

9/27/2013 - Two topless female protesters caused a scene at Paris Fashion Week in France on Thursday (26Sep13) when they jumped on the runway during the Nina RiccI show. The women, who are reportedly part...

MICHAEL JORDAN FIGHTING ANOTHER PATERNITY CLAIM

9/27/2013 - Basketball superstar Michael Jordan is fighting another paternity claim just months after a previous case was dismissed. Laquetta Theus has filed a paternity suit against the retired sportsman...

FLOYD MAYWEATHER, JR. WINS LEGAL BATTLE WITH PRODUCER

9/27/2013 - Boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. has won a legal battle with a music producer who accused him of using a song ringside without permission. The sportsman was sued by Anthony Lawrence Dash in 2010 over...

THE THINGS THEY SAY:

9/27/2013 - "We were stuck in the middle of nowhere, so we went to this bar and I ended up competing against all the boys to see who could hold a plank for the longest. I won. I was quite proud about that."...

THE THINGS THEY SAY:

9/27/2013 - "In college, a lot of people knew me as that militant dude; other people knew me as an actor or as that guy who hung out on the corner and drank wine and got high all the time." Samuel L. Jackson...

PORN STAR JAMES DEEN ON NASA SPACE SHORTLIST

9/27/2013 - Porn star James Deen is on a top NASA shortlist to be among the first civilians to go into space. The X-rated actor's mother and father both work for NASA and...

THE THINGS THEY SAY:

9/27/2013 - "I don't remember a lot because I was on everything but skates back then. Thank God that TMZ didn't exist back then because I would have been (on) 24 hours." Funnyman...

THE THINGS THEY SAY:

9/27/2013 - "I always say I'm going to quit after every job. Your work is an affair that takes you away from your life. It has to be a passionate affair in order to make you cheat on your family so I'm always...

GEORGE CLOONEY & RANDE GERBER OPEN UP CASAMIGOS COMPOUND FOR ARCHITECTURA=

9/27/2013 - L Digest George Clooney and his business partner Rande Gerber have opened the doors to their side-by-side Mexican retreats for a new Architectural Digest spread. The two pals live right next...

AMANDA HOLDEN HAD THERAPY AFTER STILLBIRTH

9/27/2013 - British TV star Amanda Holden needed therapy to help her deal with her heartbreak following the loss of her second child in 2011. The actress was seven months into her second pregnancy when her...

WAR VETERAN HAD NEVER HEARD OF BRAD PITT

9/27/2013 - Brad Pitt cracked up laughing when he met a World War II veteran serving as consultant on new movie FURY because the 90 year old had never heard of the Hollywood...

ZACHARY QUINTO: 'I WOULD QUIT HOLLYWOOD FOR THEATRE CAREER'

9/27/2013 - Zachary Quinto is considering turning his back on Hollywood to live out his theatre dreams, insisting he is happiest onstage. The actor made a name for himself in hit U.s. Tv shows including...

KATIE PRICE UNDERGOES EMERGENCY SURGERY

9/27/2013 - British glamour model-turned-reality TV star Katie Price has undergone emergency surgery after suffering complications linked to the premature birth of her son last month (Aug13). The new mother,...

MEGHAN MARKLE SPLITS FROM HUSBAND - REPORT

9/27/2013 - Hollywood actress Meghan Markle has split from her husband, according to a U.S. report. The Suits star separated from talent manager Trevor Engelson in August (13), reports Us Weekly magazine....

FASCINATING FACT:

9/27/2013 - Former James Bond villain Mads Mikkelksen's new film The Hunt has been selected as Denmark's official entry for the Oscars' Best Foreign Language film.. Director Thomas Vinterberg's movie about a...

THE THINGS THEY SAY:

9/27/2013 - "I thought about it again at Tina Turner's wedding... because Tina was like, 'Oprah, you need to do this!' I was just thinking, 'Would things be different... No, I don't think so.'"...

THE THINGS THEY TWEET:

9/27/2013 - "Thank you SO much for all your compliments for my stellar work on The Newsroom. One quick thing: that's not me. somanyoliviassolittletime". Actress OLivia Wilde pokes fun at the praise she's been...

THE THINGS THEY SAY:

9/27/2013 - "I feel like that's opening up now. I still have some confines of parenting but I don't have Desperate Housewives. Little windows get opened up, so now I might be able to fill that space with...

THE THINGS THEY SAY:

9/27/2013 - "There's no foreplay in porn. There's no build-up or sexual excitement. You're just sitting around the set, talking with your co-stars about what they had for breakfast that morning or how sad...

DANIELLE FISHEL WRITING A MEMOIR

9/27/2013 - Boy Meets World star Danielle Fishel is writing a memoir. The actress' Normally, This Would Be Cause for Concern: Tales of Calamity and Unrelenting Awkwardness, which will hit bookshelves...

MARG HELGENBERGER LAUNCHES BREAST CANCER RESEARCH FUNDRAISER

9/27/2013 - Actress Marg Helgenberger has teamed up with fundraisers at Stand Up to Cancer for the second year in a row to raise money and awareness in the fight against breast cancer. The CSI star has...

LIZZY CAPLAN ONCE VISITED A LIVE SEX SHOW IN AMSTERDAM

9/27/2013 - Actress Lizzy Caplan was well prepared to watch couples get intimate for her new U.s. Tv drama Masters Of Sex thanks to the experience of watching a live sex show in...

BEAR GRYLLS' EXPLOSIVE STUNT PROMPTS EMERGENCY CALLS TO FIRE DEPARTMENT

9/27/2013 - A media event celebrating survival expert-turned-TV adventurer Bear GRYLLS' new reality show prompted panicked calls to a London fire department on Wednesday (25Sep13) after locals mistook an...

MARTIN FREEMAN TO TAKE MACY'S ROLE IN FARGO TV SERIES

9/27/2013 - The Hobbit star Martin Freeman will take on William H. Macy 's role in the TV revamp of Coen...

JOSEPH GORDON-LEVITT NOT SURE HE WILL EVER WED

9/27/2013 - Actor has warned his girlfriend he is not the marrying kind after confessing he prefers "not to be too committed to any one future". The Dark Knight Rises star has...

SAMUEL L. JACKSON DIDN'T WANT TO BE A PART OF HIS FATHER'S FINAL MOMENTS

9/27/2013 - Samuel L. Jackson refused to be a part of his late father's final moments - because he had no fondness for the man who had walked out on his mother when he was just three months old. The...

ROBERT PATTINSON DATING SEAN PENN'S DAUGHTER - REPORT

9/27/2013 - TWILIGHT hunk Robert Pattinson has found love again with Sean Penn 's model daughter, according to a U.S. report. The British actor, 27, is moving on from his Kristen...

COREY FELDMAN FRISKED BY COPS DURING 'SWATTING' SCARE

9/27/2013 - Actor Corey Feldman and two female companions were left stunned this week (25Sep13) when police swarmed his Los Angeles home in response to an apparent prank call. ...

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