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Ariana Grande Blasts Diva Rumors, Says They Have Her 'Laughing Out Loud'

September 18th, 2014 11:41pm EDT
Ariana Grande
Ariana Grande has dismissed rumors that her recent alleged diva behavior included an incident earlier this summer during which she bashed fans after signing autographs.

The 21-year-old singer took to her twitter page earlier this week to set the record straight, saying that "some of these rumors that have been coming out" about her have her "laughing out loud."

"Really can't take em seriously," she wrote.

According to a source who spoke to the New York Daily News, Ariana was at a New York City radio station earlier this summer and signed some autographs for fans on her way in for her int...
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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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Review: After Many Delays Chris Brown's 'X' Is Stronger Than Expected

September 18th, 2014 3:30pm EDT
Chris Brown - X
What’s a deadly disease that damages a musician’s career? The correct answer is the delayed album. Sure, controversy does the same (Chris Brown might know something about that), but the delayed album can be truly devastating. Brown’s sixth studio album X has been delayed several times. That said, even at its most imperfect, X is better than previous LP Fortune. Not only was Fortune filled with curse words, it also incited curse words…

"X" opens the effort mysteriously, gradually evolving into electro-R&B. It sports repetition and gimmickry commonplace to contemporary R&B and pop. Eve...
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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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Director Confirms No 'Magic Mike' Sequel For Matthew McConaughey

September 18th, 2014 2:05pm EDT
Director Confirms No 'Magic Mike' Sequel For Matthew McConaughey
According to Director Gregory Jacobs, Matthew McConaughey will not be bringing his shirtless self back to the set of the new "Magic Mike" sequel, "Magic Mike XXL."

That readers, is a darn shame!

Jacobs confirmed to IndieWire that the second Magic Mike movie will have returning actors Channing Tatum, Joe Manganiello, Alex Pettyfer and Matt Bomer reprising their roles.

Since McConaughey won an Oscar for "Dallas Buyers Club," word was that he would not return to film a sequel to the wildly popular "Magic Mike." McConaughey, who was the type of actor who defied convention for many years, rep...
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Life Lessons From 'Impractical Jokers'

September 18th, 2014 2:02pm EDT
Life Lessons From 'Impractical Jokers'
We're one week away from all-new episodes of Impractical Jokers - and also from the premiere of the Jokers' new spin-off series, Jokers Wild, which showcases the gang's sketch comedy roots. While we're waiting for the new laughs, we thought it'd be a good idea to once again take a look back at everything we've enjoyed so far.

Having already discussed the Things Impractical Jokers Has Ruined For Us, here's our list of what we've taken away from Sal, Joe, Murr and Q - we call it Life Lessons From Impractical Jokers. Add your own to the list in the comments, and then be sure to tune in when J...
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