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Benedict Cumberbatch Channels Mr. Darcy For Charity - And He's Hot

September 17th, 2014 11:36am EDT
Benedict Cumberbatch
Celebrities know that a good way to draw attention to a good cause is by posing provocatively in the name of charity. British actor Benedict Cumberbatch did just that for a campaign called Give Up Clothes for Good.

In a sexy new photo, the "Star Trek" and "Sherlock" star channels Colin Firth, who played Mr. Darcy in the BBC adaptation of Jane Austen's "Pride & Prejudice." Cumberbatch is depicted in a lake up to his waist, removing his clothing. The black and white image was taken by photographer Jason Bell.

It's all for a good cause - the campaign is raising money for cancer research and ...
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Chinese Authorities Formally Arrest Jackie Chan's Son On Drug Charges

September 17th, 2014 8:44am EDT
Jaycee Chan
Chinese authorities are formally charging Jackie Chan's son Jaycee Chan on drug charges, according to Beijing News.

The action star's son, 32, was arrested in Beijing last month along with Taiwanese movie star Kai Ko, 23. Both men tested positive for marijuana, and more than 100 grams were found at Chan's home.

Authorities have been increasingly cracking down on illegal drugs in China. Over the summer, President Xi Jinping called for "forceful measures" to tackle drug use. Several B-list stars have been targeted in the new initiative. In early August, police arrested actor Gao Hu ("The Fl...
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Joan Rivers' Doctor Took A Selfie While Star Was Under Anesthesia

September 17th, 2014 8:24am EDT
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Just moments before Joan Rivers went into cardiac arrest during a routine throat surgery, one of the doctors in her procedure room reportedly took a selfie.

CNN reports that the physician, who hasn't been publicly identified, was likely the star's personal ear, nose and throat doctor. One of the staff members from Manhattan's Yorkville Endoscopy clinic told investigators about the incident.

Gastroenterologist Lawrence Cohen peformed an edoscopy on Rivers on Aug. 28. He put a camera down her throat to determine why the star's voice was so hoarse.

Rivers suffered respiratory and cardiac fa...
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New Photos: Miley Cyrus And Sister Noah Are Biker Chicks, Khloe Kardashian's Shocking New 'Do, Bella Thorne & Lots More!

September 16th, 2014 11:05pm EDT
New Photos: Miley Cyrus And Sister Noah Are Biker Chicks, Khloe
Miley Cyrus and little sister Noah did their best Daft Punk impression on Monday when they were spotted cruising around Beverly Hills on Miley's Can-Am 3 motorcycle.

Naturally, the 20-year-old singer was wearing little more than her helmet as the two zipped around, at one point appearing to be pulled over by the police while they stopped by a fire station.

Khloe Kardashian, who recently split from beau French Montana, showed off a new look on her way to the gym on Monday morning: corn rows.

Taylor Swift never fails to look amazing every time she sets foot out of her Manhattan apartment, ...
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Rihanna Blasts CBS For Pulling Her Thursday Night Football Song In Wake Of Ray Rice Story

September 16th, 2014 10:32pm EDT
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Rihanna has finally addressed CBS' pulling of a song she's featured on for the premiere of its "Thursday Night Football" broadcast last week, and she's steaming mad over it.

Because of the recent footage of Baltimore Ravens star running back Ray Rice knocking out his then girlfriend in an elevator, the network opted to cut the song from its inaugural broadcast in order to address the serious domestic issue.

The song is a version of Jay-Z's "Run This Town," which features Kanye West and Rihanna, who sings the song's chorus, and actor Don Cheadle provides a voiceover to open the show. Inste...
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Apple Creates Special Way For U2 Haters To Delete Free U2 Album

September 16th, 2014 9:34pm EDT
Apple Creates Special Way For U2 Haters To Delete Free U2 Album
Apple has created a special removal tool for iTunes and iPhone users who don't want to keep U2's latest album, "Songs Of Innocence," which the company released for free to all of its users when they announced the release of the iPhone 6 last week.

Following the release of the latest version of the iPhone, U2 took the stage to play songs from the new album and announce that the entire LP was being given away for free to all Apple users and that the album was already in their cloud.

Unfortunately, for those who aren't fans of the band, they were stuck with the album and no way to remove it ...
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Robin Thicke Was Too High On Vicodin To Write 'Blurred Lines'

September 16th, 2014 2:54pm EDT
Robin Thicke Was Too High On Vicodin To Write 'Blurred Lines'
While being interrogated for allegedly copying Marvin Gaye's song "Got To Give It Up" to make "Blurred Lines," Robin Thicke confessed to being so high he couldn't have written the hit track.

Gaye's family filed a lawsuit against Thicke, Pharrell Williams and T.I., accusing them of ripping off the song. Thicke gave a deposition in April, saying he took more credit for "Blurred Lines" than he should have, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The singer explained, "To be honest... I was high on Vicodin and alcohol when I showed up at the studio. So my recollection is when we made the song, I...
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Conan O'Brien Shows How 'Minecraft' Creator Celebrated Microsoft's $2.5 Billion Buyout

September 16th, 2014 2:01pm EDT
Conan O'Brien Shows How 'Minecraft' Creator Celebrated Microsoft
Microsoft confirmed on Monday that it will be plopping down a whopping $2.5 billion to acquire the hugely popular video game Minecraft, along with its parent company Mojang AB, by the end of the year.

Developed by Markus Persson, who co-founded the Swedish video game company in 2009, the PC and tablet-based game centers on an open world environment where players can create virtually anything they want, brick by brick.

"Gaming is a top activity spanning devices, from PCs and consoles to tablets and mobile, with billions of hours spent each year," said Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella in a press...
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Ryan Gosling & Eva Mendes Welcome Baby Girl

September 16th, 2014 1:43pm EDT
Ryan Gosling & Eva Mendes Welcome Baby Girl
Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling have welcomed a baby girl. The actress gave birth to their daughter on Friday, according to People magazine.

The couple never publicly confirmed pregnancy reports, and earlier this year Mendes told daytime talk show host Ellen DeGeneres that the rumors were "ridiculous."

Mendes, 40, and Gosling, 33, began dating in 2011 after co-starring in the film "The Place Beyond The Pines." The pair has been notoriously private about their relationship, and even split up for a time allegedly because Gosling wouldn't propose.

An insider previously told People: “Their lives...
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Iggy Azalea's Ex Claims He Has Her Written Permission To Distribute Their Sex Video

September 16th, 2014 1:01pm EDT
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The ex-boyfriend of Iggy Azalea, who has been fighting to release and cash in on the sex tape they made together years ago, is claiming that the Australian rapper gave him written permission to distribute the video.

The former couple have been battling back and forth over the tape, and Iggy's ex Hefe Wine, who is also her former manager, says a contract she signed in 2009 gives hime the right to "manufacture, sell, distribute and advertise 'any' recording embodying visual images."

The document, obtained by TMZ.com, pertains to recording music and making music videos, but Wine plans on set...
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