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Aubrey Plaza To Voice Internet Sensation Grumpy Cat In Lifetime Christmas Movie

September 18th, 2014 11:13pm EDT
Aubrey Plaza
Aubrey Plaza is set to voice internet sensationGrumpy Cat in an upcoming Lifetime set to air this holiday season.

The Parks and Recreation actress has signed on to voice the cat in "Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever," about a pet store cat that no one wants until 12-year-old Chrystal (Megan Charpentier) meets her and finds that she can hear the cat talk.

The two then embark on a Christmas adventure that involves some evil dognappers.

"SpongeBob SquarePants" writer/director Tim Hill penned the script with Jeff Morris, and Hill directs.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the TV movie wi...
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Ben Affleck Admits To Counting Cards At Las Vegas Casino

September 18th, 2014 7:30pm EDT
Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck has finally addressed reports that he was thrown out of a Las Vegas casino for counting cards back in April, saying that he has no regrets for getting good at the game of blackjack.

Affleck was reportedly asked to leave the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino by officials when he was spotted counting cards at a blackjack table, and reports that the Oscar winner was banned from coming back began to surface.

Affleck addressed the stories in the latest issue of Details magazine, confirming the story and revealing that he was only asked to leave the blackjack table because he was winning.

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Darrell Hammond To Succeed The Late Don Pardo As 'Saturday Night Live' Announcer

September 18th, 2014 6:27pm EDT
Darrell Hammond
Saturday Night Live alum Darrell Hammond has been tapped to step into the role of the show's announcer following the death of Don Pardo last month.

NBC announced on Thursday that the SNL alum, who starred on the series from 1995-2009, will make his return as announcer for the show's 40th season premiere on September 27, when "Guardians of the Galaxy" star Chris Pratt hosts the show and singer Ariana Grande is the musical guest.

The 58-year-old starred on the show longer than any other cast member and he was also the oldest cast member to have starred on the show at the time of his departu...
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New Photos: Kim Kardashian's Sexy Curves, Iggy Azalea's

September 18th, 2014 5:35pm EDT
Kim Kardashian
A very curvy Kim Kardashian was spotted at the Bunim/Murray Productions studio in Los Angeles on Wednesday. The studio is the home of her family's hit reality show "Keeping Up With The Kardashians."

Kim recently arrived home from a trip to Australia, where she spent time on tour with husband Kanye West.

The couple's time spent Down Under was met with controversy, of course, when Kanye ordered the crowd at one of his concerts to stand up.

After a pair of wheelchair-bound fans failed to follow his commands, he sent security into the audience to confirm that the two couldn't get up and danc...
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J.J. Abrams & Zach Snyder Bring Gotham City To A Galaxy Far, Far Away

September 18th, 2014 5:01pm EDT
Star Wars Episode VII
J.J. Abrams' production company, Bad Robot, released a 36-second teaser for the upcoming "Star Wars: Episode VII" on Thursday, but it's not what you think.

The video is a single shot of Han Solo's spaceship the Millennium Falcon, and as the camera moves in along the cockpit-side of the ship, it stops on something that looks really familiar.

That something happens to be the Batmobile, aka "the Tumbler" from Christopher Nolan's "Dark Knight" trilogy.

Abrams, of course, created the video as a response to director Zack Snyder, who is helming the next Batman film, "Batman v Superman: Dawn of ...
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Joan Rivers Leaves $150 Million Fortune To Her Daughter & Dogs

September 18th, 2014 2:52pm EDT
Joan Rivers
It's becoming increasingly more common for people to leave portions of their fortune to their beloved pets. Joan Rivers is one of those people.

The comedienne died earlier this month after suffering a cardiac arrest during a routine throat procedure in New York City. After a star-studded funeral on Sept. 7, details about her final wishes are now being made public.

According to the New York Daily News, the bulk of Rivers' estate, worth approximately $150 million, is going to her daughter Melissa and grandson Cooper. But Rivers also made special arrangements and instructions regarding her f...
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Jimmy Fallon Nails 1944 Spike Jones Hit To Beat Gwen Stefani & Blake Shelton In Latest 'Tonight Show' Lip Sync Battle

September 18th, 2014 1:05pm EDT
Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani On The Tonight Show
Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani joined "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon for the the comedian's latest epic Lip Sync Battle on Wednesday night.

The two stars, who are team mentors on NBC's hit singing series "The Voice," were both the house to promote the upcoming seventh season of the show, which premieres on Sept. 22.

Shelton starts things off with his version of Taco's "Puttin' on the Ritz," complete with a champagne glass and a tap dance solo, and after Fallon's turn singing Ellie Goulding's "Burn," Stefani stepped up to the mic for Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe."

With no clear sta...
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Nick Cannon Wears $2 Million Diamond Shoes To 'America's Got Talent' Finale

September 18th, 2014 12:36pm EDT
Nick Cannon
Nick Cannon wore loafers encrusted with $2 million in diamonds to the finale of "America's Got Talent" on Wednesday night.

Prior to the live event, Women's Wear Daily posted a video on Instagram of Cannon revealing his outfit for the night. "$2 million shoes. A million each foot... Pow!" the tuxedo-clad star explained.

Designer Jason Arashenen created the pricey shoes, which include 14,000 full-cut diamonds set in gold with a weight of 340 carats.

Arashenen commented: "Not very often do I get a request for the most expensive shoes in the world. When Nick approached me last year, he sai...
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Interview: Saluting The Work Of 'Fort Bliss' Star Michelle Monaghan

September 18th, 2014 11:40am EDT
Interview: Saluting The Work Of 'Fort Bliss' Star Michelle Monag
To say we’re fans of talented actress Michelle Monaghan is a bit of an understatement – we frankly adore her. From her memorable free spirited role opposite Robert Downey Jr. in Shane Black’s "Kiss Kiss Bang Bang" to playing private detective with a conscience in "Gone Baby Gone" (not to mention her recently captivating work alongside Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey in "True Detective!"), Monaghan has always had a unique skill and spirit that makes her standout in every role she takes on. Her latest film "Fort Bliss" (out Sept. 19 from Phase 4 Films) is no different and features M...
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Taylor Swift's Impeccable Style Lands Her Top Spot On People Magazine's 'Best Dressed' List

September 18th, 2014 10:12am EDT
Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift has been named "Best Dressed of the Year" by People magazine in the publication's latest issue, it's annual Style Special.

When she's not dazzling in ball gowns on the red carpet at the biggest events and award shows, the 5'11" singer's day-to-day style is nothing short of impeccable.

Taylor describes her dress code as "feminine, leggy and ever-changing," and she says that she was "more willing to take a risk than ever before" in 2014.

Perhaps her getting more adventurous with her style goes hand-in-hand with her move from a country-crossover artist to mainstream pop, as evi...
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