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Beyonce & Jay Z's 'On The Run' Tour Grosses $100 Million

August 6th, 2014 3:21pm EDT
Beyonce &  Jay Z
Beyonce and Jay Z's joing tour made a massive amount of money. After nearly two months on the road for their "On The Run" tour, the power couple grossed a staggering $100 million in ticket sales.

Live Nation vice president of North American touring, Omar Al-Joulani, told People magazine the gigs sold at more than 90 percent capacity. On average, the tour made more than $5.2 million a night and filled an average of 45,000 seats per performance.

Al-Joulani explained, "These events are driven by content and demand, and being dramatic and creative and putting out content people want to see. T...
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The Owner of ‘Paul’s Boutique’ Creating Tribute Mural To The Beastie Boys

July 27th, 2014 8:31am EDT
Beastie Boys
The proprietor of the Manhattan store that was featured on the cover of the innovative Beastie Boys Paul’s Boutique’ album has commissioned an artist to create a mural tribute to the legendary rap trio to mark the 25th anniversary of the release.

Yesterday, Danielle Mastrion started constructing the montage on the wall of sandwich shop Wolfnights.

The shop was Lee's Sportswear, on Ludlow Street when the original cover art was created. In January of 2009, the album was re-released in a 20th anniversary package re-mastered in 24-bit audio and featuring a commentary track.

The glorious new...
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Robert Downey, Jr. Continues Reign As The Highest Paid Actor In Hollywood

July 22nd, 2014 9:21am EDT
Robert Downey, Jr. Continues Reign As The Highest Paid Actor In
If you want to make a lot of money in Hollywood, become an action star or play a superhero.

For the second year in a row, Robert Downey, Jr. is the highest paid actor in Hollywood, according to Forbes magazine. The actor made an estimated $75 million in the past year after appearing in films such as "Iron Man 3." Downey, Jr. stars in "Marvels The Avengers 2" in 2015. Will he continue his reign as the richest star in Hollywood next year?

Coming in at number two on the list is Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson ($52 million), who starred in "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" and the "Fast and Furious" franchis...
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Jennifer Garner & Ben Affleck Celebrate Ninth Wedding Anniversary With Candlelit Dinner

July 1st, 2014 11:30am EDT
Jennifer Garner & Ben Affleck Celebrate Ninth Wedding Anniversar
Congratulations are in order for Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner on their ninth wedding anniversary!

The happy Hollywood couple were married on June 29, 2005, in a private ceremony in the Caribbean when she was already four months pregnant with their first child, Violet.

The duo celebrated their anniversary with a candlelit dinner at Bistro 82 in Royal Oak, Michigan on Sunday. They reportedly ran up a bill of over $100 after ordering salad, oysters and steak. A source at the restaurant said, "They looked like a great couple. They paid a lot of attention to each other."

The insider als...
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Cressida Returns to Ordinary Socialite Life

May 30th, 2014 4:54pm EDT
Cressida Bonas
Cressida Bonas, former serious girlfriend and contender for role as consort of Prince Harry has returned to a life of privilege and pleasant irresponsibility. She as moved into the acting career she put on hold for Harry and is now part of a production that will be going into performances in a matter of weeks.

The pretty blonde darling of high society enjoyed her position as contender for the role of Prince Harry's wife, but is now in a role that will likely luanch the elfin beauty into a successful career as an actress. She is a graduate of a dance school in Leeds and her sincere interest...
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5 Reasons Why You Should See 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'

May 3rd, 2014 8:00am EDT
The Amazing Spider-Man 2
This summer movie season will be saturated with superheroes, but there are gems scattered amongst the sea of billowing capes and uber-tight spandex. "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" is one of them. It's an action-packed, heartfelt, deftly crafted loveletter to the teenaged crusader and another triumph for Marvel Studios still soaring off the success of "Captain America: The Winter Solder" and pretending "Thor 2: The Dark World" never existed.

Here are the top five spoiler-free reasons to swing into your nearest theater and check out "The Amazing Spider-Man 2."

Imagination at its best. T...
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20 Incredible David Letterman Moments That Kept Us Watching

April 28th, 2014 6:00pm EDT
20 Incredible David Letterman Moments That Kept Us Watching
The landscape of late night TV has changed dramatically over the last year. Jay Leno retired, for good this time, and was replaced by Jimmy Fallon. Seth Meyers was brought in from SNL to take Fallon's old slot. And then just when everyone thought things were settling down... the best late night talk show host since Johnny Carson dropped a bomb.

David Letterman's announcement that he will retire in 2015, followed by the quick naming of Stephen Colbert as his replacement by CBS sent shockwaves through the industry. Jay Leno may have been ahead in the ratings when he left but ask most comedy ...
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Lorenzo Borghese, Charles Ferri Are Esquire's 'Lucky Bastards'

April 23rd, 2014 12:13pm EDT
Lorenzo Borghese, Charles Ferri Are Esquire's 'Lucky Bastards'
Last week, Esquire Network launched its new reality series, Lucky Bastards, focusing on the lives of six successful New York bachelors. But what sets the series apart from other shows about the hip and single life? And what are these half-dozen businessmen, who clearly don't need the fame, doing on a reality TV show in the first place? We asked stars Lorenzo Borghese and Charles Ferri to shed some light on the show for us, and here's what they had to say.

"My friends have always asked me, 'What’s it like being you for a day?' and I always felt the question was ridiculous," said Lorenzo. "I...
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18 Female Celebrities Who Graduated From College

April 6th, 2014 11:00am EDT
18 Female Celebrities Who Graduated From College
The ability to entertain is not the only asset most female celebrities possess. Quite a few of them furthered their education after high school and graduated with top honors from college. Of course, you do not need a college degree to become a successful actor or singer. However, quite often a celebrity, female or male, put their passion on hold to complete their education or continue working while attending college. The following list of the most educated female celebrities may surprise you.

The "American Idol" season four winner Carrie Underwood graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor'...
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10 Celebrity Brainiacs Whose Careers Took A Backseat To Education

April 5th, 2014 5:00pm EDT
10 Celebrity Brainiacs Whose Careers Took A Backseat To Educatio
Who says you can't have the best of both worlds? Tell that to this fine group of celebrities, who took a leap of faith and followed their hearts towards their college campus of choice. While some did not finish, the tenacity to try and further their education in an industry where many choose another path is commendable.

The following 10 celebrities did just that, and had many different ways to achieve their goals. We also gave honors to the celebrities that had a resume of outstanding academic achievement - so keep an eye out for our praiseworthy (but completely arbitrary) Latin honors!

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