The Morning Roundup: Kellie Pickler Wins 'Dancing With The Stars,' Jennifer Lawrence Naked In 'X-Men'
Kellie Pickler and Derek Hough have won the season 16 Mirror Ball Trophy in "Dancing With The Stars"! The dance partners got rave reviews from the judges and edged out frontrunner Zendaya Coleman for their big win. Tuesday night's finale was star-studded, with all of this season's stars returning to the dance floor and performances from PSY and Pitbull. Hough was also inspired by Pickler and changed his mind about coming back next season, saying he'll be back instead of taking time off like he had originally planned. Get all the details on the epic finale right here.
"X-Men: Days of Future Past" director Bryan Singer shared a photo of a very naked Jennifer Lawrence in her blue costume as Mystique on his Twitter page. The 22-year-old star wears a new blue suit this time around instead of having to undergo the same body painting procedure that took eight hours to complete while filming the last film, "X-Men: First Class." The paint gave her allergic reactions and she needed a doctor on set. (story). Also, Jennifer and her "Hunger Games: Catching Fire" co-star Liam Hemsworth nearly ended up on fire themselves at the film's premiere at The Cannes Film Festival. (story)
Brad Pitt hasn't "known life to be any happier" than the present. The actor opened up in a new interview for Esquire magazine, revealing that he loves his life and having a big family, and he can't stand being away from them. Pitt's pal Frank Pollaro also chimes in, revealing that after eight years Pitt and fiance Angelina Jolie are still madly in love. The actor also reflected on his past marriage to Jennifer Aniston, saying that he was in a place he didn't like, where he was using drugs and found himself uninspired. (story)
Zach Galifianakis brought a former homeless woman to the premiere of "The Hangover Part III." The 87-year-old woman is often mistaken for the funnyman's grandmother, but he actually met her on the street, got her an apartment and provides for her. (story)
"Star Trek Into Darkness" writer/producer Damon Lindelof has apologized for the "gratuitous" scene in the film where Alice Eve strips down to her underwear in order to change into a more climate-appropriate suit for a mission outside the Starship Enterprise. The scene wasn't necessary, but it probably helped sell some movie tickets. (story)
Eva Longoria showed off a little too much during the premiere of "Jimmy P. (Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian)" at the Cannes Film Festival. (story)
The stars were out for the premiere of "The Hangover Part III," including a sizzling Naya Rivera, Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Jamie Chung, and of course, Zach Galifianakis & Ken Jeong. (story)
Selena Gomez's new single "Come And Get It" is our writer's pick for "Pop Topper of the Week." Check it out. (story)
Disney’s ABC network introduced a slew of new shows for their 2013-14 schedule. The net even announced plans for a Pixar TV special, "Toy Story of Terror," and reality adventure series "The Quest." Check out trailers for a dozen of their most promising new shows, including the Marvel superhero-themed "Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D." (story)