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Rumor Patrol: 'Honey Boo Boo' Canceled, Mockingjay' Songs Revealed And More!

October 25th, 2014 1:00pm EDT
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You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

"Honey Boo Boo's" Mama June Dating Sex Offender, TLC Cancels Show: June Shannon has reportedly moved on from partner Sugar Bear of TLC's "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" to a new man. While it is someone she knows for some time, his checkered past could put the show's future at risk.

Verdict: True! People Magazine confirmed that the man, Mark McDaniel, was convicted for aggravated child molestation and was i...
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RonReaco Lee Scores With 'Survivor's Remorse'

October 25th, 2014 12:20pm EDT
RonReaco Lee Scores With 'Survivor's Remorse'
Survivor's Remorse has done a few good things. The Starz original series has reinvigorated the half-hour comedy. It's added something fresh to the tired formula of famous people dealing with fame. And it's provided a new spotlight to shine on RonReaco Lee, one of the overlooked talents on television.

For the last few years, RonReaco has without fanfare enlivened every TV project he's been a part of. As snitch and often unwilling accomplice Julius Grant on FOX's criminally (pun intended) short-lived comedy The Good Guys, he stole every scene that he was in.

Thankfully, Good Guys creator Ma...
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'Constantine' Series Premiere Rundown - 'Non Est Asylum'

October 25th, 2014 8:23am EDT
'Constantine' Series Premiere Rundown - 'Non Est Asylum'
Television is packed with supernatural themed shows that feature dark protagonists who are brooding with the burden of fighting otherworldly horrors while combatting their horrific past. These types of shows continually push the limits of the violence and gore that can be shown on television and are light on compelling female characters. Constantine is not much different.

If there was a checklist of all the things you’d expect from the genre, Constantine would hit them all. Sarcastic lead character who uses humor to mask past horrors? Check. An ensemble of sidekicks with varying Dues Ex Ma...
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5 Reasons We're Excited For NBC's 'Constantine'

October 24th, 2014 2:00pm EDT
5 Reasons We're Excited For NBC's 'Constantine'
Ever since Hellblazer was first published by DC Comics over 25 years ago, John Constantine has been a pivotal character in the comic book genre. Created by Alan Moore and Stephen R. Bissette, the occult detective series became one of the most successful comic titles in the history of DC’s Vertigo comics.

The series centers on self-made magician, Constantine, who lives in a gritty, paranormal world where he’s made it his responsibility to fight off evil spirits, as well as face his own personal demons. The comic was often known as one of the darker series on the shelves, especially since th...
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With 'Constantine,' Harold Perrineau Gets His Wings

October 24th, 2014 12:05pm EDT
With 'Constantine,' Harold Perrineau Gets His Wings
As if Harold Perrineau wasn't cool enough as the bassist of the most underrated TV band, now he's gained supernatural powers as an angelic sidekick on NBC's new drama Constantine. His character Manny is tasked with watching over occult detective John Constantine (played by Matt Ryan, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior) and trying to keep him in line, while the two battle literal forces of darkness.

We caught up with Harold last week to chat about Constantine joining the ranks of DC Comics adaptations on TV, how much Hellblazer reading he had to do, and if he's used to jumping on board new se...
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'How To Get Away With Murder' Recap: Maybe The Show Should Spend More Time On Why Then How

October 24th, 2014 11:05am EDT
'How To Get Away With Murder' Recap: Maybe The Show Should Spend
How To Get Away With Murder has an interesting problem to deal with: do we show the how or the why? It's chosen how nearly every time and it's not making the show stronger.

Look at the season-long murder mysteries: the murder of Lila Stanguard, the college student who was most definitely sleeping with future murder victim number two, Sam Keating. Usually on shows like these, the victims are really fleshed out to feel like real people and to gain our interest. Shows like Twin Peaks and Veronica Mars did this was aplomb, but How To Get Away With Murder is neither of these shows.

The show is...
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'Impractical Jokers' Scorecard: 'B-I-N-G-NO' - Don't Upset The Elderly

October 24th, 2014 9:09am EDT
'Impractical Jokers' Scorecard: 'B-I-N-G-NO' - Don't Upset The E
This week's Impractical Jokers is all about food, as the guys work in a legendary eating establishment and follow that up with handing out dessert to strangers. One Joker bites off more than he can chew, however, and almost ends up inciting a riot as part of his disastrous punishment. Who took the fall? Read on to find out and see a few highlights from the mayhem.

Challenge #1: Deli Ache
Someone thought it would be a good idea to let the Jokers into the world-famous Katz's Deli. Murr gets a little too close to a mother and son who come in for lunch, before pretending to be confused by past...
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'Scandal' Recap: 5 Essential Questions From 'The Key'

October 24th, 2014 8:59am EDT
'Scandal' Recap: 5 Essential Questions From 'The Key'
“You are poison,” Abby tells Olivia after weeks of antagonizing each other. It’s not exactly a fair criticism, seeing as Abby is attempting to blame Olivia for Rosen’s own stupid actions. But it hits Olivia right to the core. Because as far as she knows, as far as she’s been told in “The Key,” that’s exactly what she is. She’s basically told that she’s a poison that infects the men in her life and sets them on the path to destruction.

It’s an assessment built on lies, but it points out a disturbing part of Scandal. How many terrible, seedy political actions have been committed out of love ...
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'The Vampire Diaries' Season 6: Sarah Salvatore And 5 Other Shocking Reveals From 'Black Hole Sun'

October 24th, 2014 8:52am EDT
'The Vampire Diaries' Season 6: Sarah Salvatore And 5 Other Shoc
Last night's episode of The Vampire Diaries season 6, "Black Hole Sun," revealed some major secrets. One of them gave the Salvatores a new family member. The episode also proved that Stefan sucks at secret keeping. Like The Vampire Diaries of yester years, it gave one major shock after another. If you missed last night's explosive The Vampire Diaries season 6 episode, here are the most important reveals.

1. Stefan Lets the Big Damon Secret Out of the Bag

Once again, Stefan plans his escape. Unfortunately, Elena 3.0 won't let him go without playing Deal or No Deal. Stefan must prove moving...
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'Breaking Bad' Star Aaron Paul Lashes Out On Twitter

October 24th, 2014 8:39am EDT
Aaron Paul: Barbies, Violent Video Games Are 'More Damaging' Tha
Aaron Paul is hitting back at Toys 'R' Us after the toy store pulled "Breaking Bad" action figures from its shelves.

A parent found the dolls inappropriate for children, and the store took swift action by removing miniatures of Paul's and Bryan Cranston's drug deal characters from its stock.

Paul wrote a series of posts on Twitter, complaining about the action. "Wait, so @ToysRUs pulled all of the Breaking Bad figures from their shelves and still sells Barbie? Hmmmm... I wonder what is more damaging?" he said.

"And what about all of the violent video games you sell @ToysRUs? Do you still...
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