April 28th, 2014

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She’s a Lesbian? Kristen Stewart Dating Alicia Cargile!"



KRISTEN Stewart has a girlfriend!

Following her shock split from hunky beau Robert Pattinson, the Twilight star, 24, is rumored to be getting hot and heavy with her BFF Alicia Cargile.

Sources say a romance began after Alicia comforted Kristen following her devastating split from Rob last May.

The pair have dropped hints of their own by frequently stepping out on different occasions wearing the same clothes.

“Love is love to Kristen,” says a source. “She’s really happy with Alicia.”

This isn’t the first time Kristn has gotten close to another woman.

Back in 2013, Kristen became friendly with Katy Perry’s assistant Tamra Natisin.

“Rob will hit the roof when he sees photos of Kristen and Tamra hanging out together,” a source said.

“It’s obvious to all of her friends that there’s a romance brewing between them.”

On March 3 2013, free-spirited Kristen raised eyebrows by lavishing attention on Tamra at Hollywood’s Hotel Cafe.

“They arrived together and spent the entire night talk­ing to each other, ignoring everyone around them,” revealed the insider. “Af­ter a few hours, they left together. Lately, Kristen and Tamra have been spending all their free time together.”

People are wondering if Kristen could be following in the foot­steps of her mom Jules, a writer/director who moved in with her girlfriend after splitting from her husband in June 2010, according to the source.

“All of Jules’ close friends are gay,” said the source, “and she’s made Kristen more comfort­able with exploring her own sexuality.”

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'Teen Wolf' Season 4 Spoilers: New Character Named Fahey to Arrive at Beacon Hills as a Hired Gun

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"Teen Wolf" Season 4 will be returning soon with a brand new storyline, characters and even a different setting. The latest spoiler reports reveal that fans will meet another mysterious character joining the supernatural creatures of Beacon Hills.

The E!Online TV Scoop report revealed that the mysterious "Teen Wolf" Season 4 character is a new hired gun named Fahey. The latest character added has been described to be in his late 30's that is "frightened, yet masculine." The report further added that the fans will be meeting this new guy in "Teen Wolf" Season 4, Episode 6. No other details about the character were revealed like who hired him and who will be the actor portraying the new role.

According to the Carter Matt report, Fahey may be a tough guy but he can be "frightened" because he joins a supernatural world that he did not bargained for at all when he got hired as a new gun. "He is probably not prepared to contend with the likes of supernatural creatures, werewolves, were-jaguars, or anything else the show throws at him," the report reads.
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Jared Leto's 'Artifact' declares 'War' on EMI

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When it comes to his art, there's no end to what 30 Seconds to Mars frontman and Oscar-winning actor Jared Leto will suffer for it.

He gained 67 pounds for his role as John Lennon's killer, Mark David Chapman, in the 2007 film Chapter 27. The movie was a flop and he got gout for his efforts.

For his role as Rayon, the doomed transgendered woman in Dallas Buyers Club, every inch of his body was waxed and he lost more than 40 pounds. He swept the 2014 awards season, winning the Academy Award for best supporting actor.

So when EMI sued 30 Seconds to Mars for breach of contact after the band left the label in 2008, Leto again opted for the hard way. He picked up a video camera and made Artifact, a documentary he filmed under the name Bartholomew Cubbins that airs Saturday (11 p.m. ET/PT) on VH1 and Palladia.

Leto hopes the film turns the volume way up on corporate greed. "Record companies brought me a lot of music I love — Led Zeppelin, The Cure, The Beatles — but the problem is the corruption, and I encourage anyone to fight it," he says. "Artists shouldn't be taken advantage of, with the lion's share of profits going to the corporation. That's not right. Fairness should be shared."

"We found that despite selling millions of records and playing bigger venues, we were still ($2.7 million) in debt (to the label). And when we challenged that and fought for our creative freedom, we were led into a two-year battle," says Leto. "We filmed the whole thing."

The documentary shows the band recording the follow-up to its 2005 platinum album, A Beautiful Lie, and Leto tangling with music executives. The title of that album, This Is War, became the band's battle cry.

Interwoven with interviews from former EMI executives, music experts and other artists, the documentary depicts a changing landscape in which record companies crumble as digital downloads and music piracy erode profits. As a result, according to the documentary, labels squeeze artists for everything they can. "These contracts are made so artists are terminally in debt," Leto says. "Also, the label's employees are treated as badly as artists, tossed around without great care as new regimes come in. There's no stability and there's no optimism for them to take care of their families."

EMI eventually relented, dropping its $30 million lawsuit, but the band has yet to be paid for sales of This Is War, so a happy ending is still not on the horizon.

OK, maybe a glimmer. "I got a wonderful call on the way from Coachella from a person who said that the film really impacted them and talked to me about art and commerce," Leto says. "That person was Robert Redford."


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Sweden's Princess Estelle meets Princess Leonore for the first time in adorable photographs

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Princess Madeline's two-month-old daughter, Princess Leonore, has finally met her older cousin, Princess Estelle - and the pair seem to have hit if off.

Starring in their first set of photographs together, the adorable princesses look calm and happy as two-year-old Estelle tenderly kisses Leonore on the head and holds on to her tiny foot.

Shortly after the photos were released by the Swedish royal family, proud mother Madeleine, 31, re-posted one of the images with the caption: 'A cousin is a ready-made friend for life...'

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Brie Bella Posts Touching Message About the Passing of Daniel Bryan's father...

and Connor Michaelek, the young fan who Bryan granted a Wish for over a year ago, passing away recently
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"I want to thank everyone for all their love and support through this difficult time. You have no idea how much it means to us. Heaven gained two beautiful angels this week, Buddy and Connor. They will forever touch our hearts. It's hard to find a rainbow in the midst of a storm but when you do you realize it's all going to be ok. We found that rainbow today. It's not goodbye, but til we meet again. Love to you all and thank you again. #BuddyDanielson #ConnorMichalek #TilWeMeetAgain #thankyou"
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HBO's 'The Leftovers' Full-Length Trailer

Damon Lindelof's upcoming drama, toplined by Justin Theroux, premieres June 29


Bits and pieces have been doled out about the series via atmospheric teasers, but the latest footage -- debuting before Sunday's Game of Thrones -- offers a more complete look at the post-apocalyptic series. Based on the Tom Perrotta novel, The Leftovers begins three years after 2 percent of the Earth's population disappears without explanation (aka the Rapture) and focuses on the people who didn't make the cut living in a changed world.

"It's time again for the world to mourn the departed," the trailer opens as the remaining inhabitants on Earth have settled into a lazy haze years later, with many coming around on the fact that they will never return. The town of Mapleton even holds a parade in remembrance of the event and unveils a new statue in its honor. "We still wonder where they went and why," becomes the town's unanswered question.

Meanwhile, the faux serenity is about to be challenged: "Some bad shit's coming and there's no getting around it. Grace period's over," warns one. Things go from bad to worse (just look at the cult!) as the town's chief of police (Justin Theroux) soon discovers: "Nobody's ready to feel better, they're ready to f---ing explode." It being HBO and all, expect plenty of violence, nudity and sex.

Amy Brenneman, Carrie Coon, Christopher Eccleston, Chris Zylka, Ann Dowd, Liv Tyler, Michael Gaston, Charlie Carver, Max Carver, Emily Meade, Amanda Warren and Margaret Qually also star.

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Zack Snyder To Direct JUSTICE LEAGUE Movie After BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN



First came “Man of Steel.” Next up is “Batman vs. Superman.” And then, “Justice League.”

Confirming the studio’s plans for a movie based on its iconic super-team for the first time,Warner Bros. president of worldwide production Greg Silverman said the studio has set plans to make a “Justice League” movie.

Like “Man of Steel” and its follow-up, which starts production next month, “Justice League” will be directed by Zack Snyder. Henry Cavill is expected to return as Superman, along with Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot, who play Batman and Wonder Woman, respectively, in 2016’s “Man of Steel” sequel tentatively titled “Batman vs. Superman.”

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Today, Batman-News posted a new article in which they claim a source has tipped them off on a new cast member for Zack Snyder's untitled Batman/Superman film.
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Queen Mimi reportedly $118,000 for first class flight to Cannes Film Festival

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According to reports, Mariah Carey likes to travel in style -- and she's willing to pay for it.

When the singer travels to Cannes Film Festival next month, she will reportedly have an entire cabin on a British Airways flight to herself. Carey is rumored to have paid $118,000 to book her own first-class cabin on the flight from New York to France.

''Over the years Mariah has grown accustomed to traveling in ultimate style so she doesn't think twice about paying such a crazy amount to ensure her privacy," The Sun newspaper reported. ''At least she'll be able to stock up on the missing passengers' complimentary eye masks and hot towels (lol uh no she's Mariah)."

The 44-year-old star could possibly be traveling with husband Nick Cannon or her two-year-old twins, Moroccan and Monroe.

''Let's hope she doesn't demand that British Airways lays out fluffy carpets for her, kits out the upper deck with puppies and paints the interiors cream. To be honest, it would be cheaper for Mariah to just hire her own private jet.''

The flight could take up to eight hours, which breaks down to about $15,000 per hour to rent the cabin.

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Lbr, we all know Mariah isn't gonna stay cooped up in a flight filled with other passengers. Question is, she has a G5 why didnt she just fly that?
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Did Tori Spelling Fake a Cheating Scandal to Land a New Reality Show?



Tori Spelling's new reality show True Tori is supposed to document—practically in real time—her marital problems with estranged husband Dean McDermott, who checked into rehab after it was reported in Us Weekly that he cheated on her. But the entire first episode rang so incredibly false that many are now questioning whether there was ever a cheating scandal to begin with, or if this was all a machination by the financially-strapped couple to land a new TV show after their long-running Oxygen series was canceled.

On the show, which premiered last night on Lifetime, Tori is presented as the strong single mom who is just trying to keep the pieces of her shattered life together long enough to make it through another day with four young children. But as the hour-long episode progressed, it didn't feel like we were watching a woman in the midst of an emotional crisis—it felt like we were watching a bullshit artist attempting to create her masterpiece. Let's review the evidence.

She's not alone. She has three nannies and an assistant.

A frazzled (yet made-up and well-dressed) Tori is shown running around her house, trying to get the kids dressed, fed and off to school, something she says she does alone every single day since Dean has been away. It's something they used to always do together. Amid the chaos, she pauses often to speak to the camera, despite her claims that her children have been late to school every single day since Dean checked into treatment. It looks like a difficult, if not impossible task.

But why is she doing it alone? She employs three nannies and a personal assistant, all of whom have been photographed with Tori in recent months.

Their timeline is off.

Tori says on the show—which began filming on April 1—that Dean has been in treatment since the scandal first broke in Us Weekly just before Christmas. She says that she and the kids spent Christmas alone. But Dean continued to be active online until mid-January, posting stuff every day about his kids on his blog and tweeting Christmas morning pictures. (Rehab programs and treatment facilities restrict Internet access and confiscate cell phones.) Both Tori and Dean posted a picture of their family spending New Year's together.

Dean released a statement to People on January 23 that he had checked into a treatment center for "health and personal issues." He was photographed by paparazzi outside his family's home on February 24, which would make sense, if he was in a 30-day program.

On January 9, the couple was photographed arriving at the same sober living facility that was featured on last night's show. They reportedly stayed for an hour and a half and then left together, smiling all the while. Were they location scouting?

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Gael Garcia Bernal Retraces a Migrant's Steps in "Dayani Cristal"

A kind of forensic memorial, “Who Is Dayani Cristal?” pieces together the background of a Central American migrant worker who died trying to cross into the United States.

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It could be a scene from paradise, were it not for the many tiny figures giving context to what is really happening here. A train snakes slowly across a plain in northern Mexico, the low sun casting a golden glow. The roof of the train bears the forms of several people, moving gingerly across the tops of the wagons as they hitch a ride to the train’s destination: the US border.

The human cost of the gaping economic disparity which causes so many to head for the US is addressed in Who is Dayani Cristal?, winner of the Cinematography Award for World Cinema Documentary at 2013’s Sundance Festival. Co-produced by and starring Mexican actor Gael Garcia Bernal, the film centers on the case of the body of a young man found in Arizona, one of 6,000 dead migrants found on US soil in the last decade.

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Who is Dayani Cristal? opened on April 25 in select theaters.

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Orlando Bloom and Selena Gomez: Revenge Screwing?



If Orlando Bloom and Selena Gomez were upset when their wife and boyfriend respectively got all snuggly with each other ... they seem to have had the last laugh.

Orlando and Selena were chilling outside of the Chelsea Handler concert Saturday in L.A. ... but when a photog started snapping pics, Bloom quickly bounced.

It's interesting ... Justin Bieber and Bloom's ex-wife Miranda Kerr got VERY close during and after a 2012 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show ... a number of stories suggested VERY close.

To add fuel to the revenge banging theory -- Bloom and Selena posted a pic on Instagram last month after hanging out with Seth Rogen at an event... and he's got his arm around her.

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Star Wars Trio All Spotted in London



"Carrie Fisher, Harrison Ford, and Mark Hamill — three people who are synonymous with classic Star Wars — have all turned up in London this weekend, just as J.J. Abrams’ first installment in the new trilogy is about to begin shooting at nearby Pinewood Studios.

This caused a great disturbance in the Force, as if millions of voices suddenly tweeted out in unison — but this time it’s Lucasfilm that has gone silent. No casting news has been confirmed, even though principal photography is imminent. Fisher, Ford, and Hamill have all dropped hints, both publicly and privately, that they are planning to return, however.

Even a nerf herder could put these clues together. So here they are …

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Sergio Agüero and Neymar amongst Dani Alves' supporters after banana-throwing incident



Barcelona defender Dani Alves has received more support following his reaction to a banana being thrown in his direction by a Villarreal supporter during a La Liga game on Sunday.

The Brazil international picked up the banana and took a bite before playing a key role as Barca fought back from 2-0 down to win 3-2 and keep their hopes of retaining the Primera Division alive.

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Stop streaming The Good Wife, The Big Bang Theory in China


Chinese authorities have ordered video streaming websites in the country to stop showing four popular American TV shows, including "The Big Bang Theory" and "The Good Wife," representatives from two sites said Sunday.

The move suggests government attention is intensifying on the online streaming industry, which is freer than state television and China's cinemas to show foreign productions and other content and has stretched the boundaries of what can be seen in the country.

A spokeswoman for a leading online video site, Youku, said it had received notification on Saturday not to show sitcom "The Big Bang Theory," political and legal drama "The Good Wife," crime drama "NCIS" and legal drama "The Practice." Of those, Youku showed only "The Good Wife." The State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television didn't give a reason for its order, said the spokeswoman, who couldn't be named because of company policy.

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Following Donald Sterling Backlash, Magic Johnson Reportedly Interested in Buying Clippers.

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There could be a Magic solution to the NBA’s problem with Clippers owner Donald Sterling.
Yahoo! Sports is reporting that former Lakers superstar and current Dodgers co-owner Magic Johnson and his backers, the Guggenheim Partners, are interested in buying the Clippers after Sterling was exposed this weekend allegedly making racist remarks in recorded conversations with a former mistress.

"Magic's absolutely interested," one source close to Johnson told the website on Sunday night.
Johnson said earlier Sunday on ABC’s pregame studio show that new NBA commissioner Adam Silver must “come down hard” on Sterling.


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Paul Simon, Edie Brickell Arrested on Disorderly Conduct Charges



Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Paul Simon, 72, and his wife Edie Brickell, 48, were arrested on disorderly conduct charges at their New Canaan, Conn. home this weekend, according to the New Canaan Police Department.

The couple is expected to be arraigned on Monday afternoon on charges stemming from an incident which took place on Saturday. Brickell and Simon have been married since 1992.

The New Canaan Police Department is expected to give a press conference at 11:30 a.m. this morning with more information. We’ll keep you posted.

Note: An earlier version of this story cited that Simon had been arrested on domestic violence charges per a report from The Hour.

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We haven't had an Ellen Pompeo walking post in ages


The tenth season of Grey's Anatomy will be airing fresh episodes on May 1.

And on Sunday, Ellen Pompeo, 44, took advantage of a momentary lull in filming from the hit medical drama by enjoying a family day out in New York City.

The svelte mother of one was captured doting alongside her husband Chris Ivery and daughter Stella while shopping for toys in the hip SoHo district of the concrete jungle
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Forget ’90s Retro: It's Time to Move on to Early 2000s Nostalgia

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Ah, the pivotal early 2000s. These were the years that brought us President George W. Bush (you know, that painter guy), Golden Age Britney Spears, tech vests, techno music, Ricky Martin's bon bon, color coded terror alerts, original HBO programming, going carb-free and of course, one Mr. Spongebob Squarepants.

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Alternative Press Announces Inaugural AP Music Awards, Nominees



Punk mag Alternative Press has announced it will host the inaugural AP Music Awards on July 21 at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame And Museum in Cleveland.

The night will include performances by Fall Out Boy, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, The Misfits, A Day To Remember, All Time Low, Brendon Urie of Panic! At The Disco, Asking Alexandria, twenty one pilots and more to be announced.

There will be 15 awards handed out, including Artist of the Year, Album of the Year, Artist Philanthropic Award, Most Dedicated Fans, and awards for best singer, guitarist, bassist and drummer. See below for a full list of nominees. Fans will help choose winners for 12 of the awards, casting votes at www.altpress.com/apmas. Voting ends July 15.

Blink 182’s Mark Hoppus is set to host the event, Billy Corgan of Smashing Pumpkins will make an appearance to receive the Vanguard Award and — as well as performing — Joan Jett will accept the AP Icon Award for her legacy. Korn, Andy Biersack of Black Veil Brides, Machine Gun Kelly and Frankie Palmeri of Emmure will all make appearances as well.

Alternative Press publisher Mike Shea said in a press release, “For nearly 30 years, Alternative Press has been the leading voice in cutting-edge music and lifestyle. Now we can finally have a night of our own. I look forward to celebrating several generations' worth of artists from the ever-growing AP community, from Joan Jett & The Blackhearts to Fall Out Boy to the current Warped Tour headliners. This is not only going to be an amazing night for Alternative Press, but for the true fans, the musicians, the labels and the industry at large.” Sure Jan...

The event will be broadcast live on AXS TV. Limited discounted early bird general admission tickets, VIP and Monster ticket packages are available for sale Friday (April 25) at www.apmusicawards.frontgatetickets.com.

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WTF is this nominee list? Stranger Hot Topic sales rack bitches for miles and miles. All the awards for my bbs in All Time Low though, and let Paramore/Panic/FOB pick up the rest. The list of performers looks good though.
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Stan Lee WILL in fact appear in "Guardians of the Galaxy"

Despite earlier claims by Stan Lee that he would not appear in “Guardians of the Galaxy,” he said Sunday at Chicago expo c2e2 that he will indeed cameo in the upcoming comic book movie.

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In responding to a fan question whether or not he would do a cameo in “Guardians of the Galaxy,” he confirmed that the joke would live on.

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Dane DeHaan & Jamie Foxx Explain The Process of Creating Their Amazing Spider-Man 2 Villains

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is just six days away here in the US, and that means there's still six days of hype and promotion. SHH's Edward Douglas has one example of that in a new video interview with Dane DeHaan and Jamie Fox, who respectively play Harry Osborn/Green Goblin and Electro. The two actors spoke with the site about what went into the creation of their renditions of the roles and were asked

With Sony Pictures' The Amazing Spider-Man 2 already playing all over the world, the cast of the Marc Webb-directed sequel finally returned to New York City for the movie's North American premiere and to do some interviews for the movie. Foxx talks about the origin of Max Dillon and how it goes back to his In Living Colour days, while DeHaan says he was involved in figuring out Harry's style and utilizing the vanity of the character in the comics, relating it to the "trust fund baby hipster types" that are prevalent today.

They also said that they don't know a lot about the Sinister Six movie, but DeHaan noted that they're obviously setting up for something bigger and that they may be involved. Foxx expressed interest as well.

The film opens on May 2nd in North America.

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Paula Deen Announces Multi-City Summer Tour

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Disgraced ex-Food Network star Paula Deen will embark on a 20-show tour nationwide this year. According to the Miami New Times, the 90-minute "interactive" show titled Paula Deen Live! will feature "cooking demonstrations, games, and stories." There will be plenty of "audience participation" in what Deen confirmed to the Miami New Times as her "all-time favorite parlor games": "We are going to play musical chairs and the dating game with the audience. That's the excitement of it all -- my fans get to be a part of the show. I'll also invite some folks in the audience to come on stage and cook with me." Deen's husband will also be on hand to "share personal stories."

This isn't the first time Deen has done a live show. According to a review on her Ticketmaster page a disappointed fan who attended a show in Detroit writes, "What we got was a dissertation all about her. She did not cook, did not discuss recipes or cooking, just talked about herself and the family (and cursed). Not what we expected - or wanted."

The tour kicks off June 21 in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, which also happens to be the location of Deen's new restaurant "Paula Deen's Family Kitchen." According to the Miami New Times, seven shows have been announced so far with stops in Atlanta, Savannah, San Antonio, and Nashville. The remaining thirteen shows, which include stops in Jacksonville, Pensacola, Orlando, and Clearwater, Florida are slated to be announced shortly. Ticket pre-sales for Deen's Pigeon Forge, Tennessee shows begin today.


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Ariana Grande talks "Problem" single & second album, due out in Aug/Sept


When Ariana Grande's first album, "Yours Truly," started at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 last September, the 20-year-old singer became just the 15th female solo artist to guide their first full-length to a No. 1 debut on the albums chart. Grande tells Billboard that she celebrated that accomplishment for approximately one hour after it happened, and then began thinking about her next album.

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Benedict Cumberbatch to attend Krakow's Off Plus Camera Festival



Benedict Cumberbatch, star of the BBC's global hit serial Sherlock, has been confirmed as a special guest of Krakow's Off Plus Camera Film Festival, which begins this Friday.

The British star, who brought Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's beloved detective into the 21st century, will be presenting his new short film Little Favour to a Polish audience.

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The 7th Off Plus Camera Festival runs from 2 May until 11 May. More guests are due to be confirmed over the coming days.

Polish 'bitches, enjoy our scaly overlord.



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Harvey Weinstein Considers Dropping ‘Grace of Monaco’ Before Cannes Premiere

Nicole Kidman biopic might need to find another U.S. distributor

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Harvey Weinstein is considering dropping U.S. distribution rights to “Grace of Monaco” just two weeks before the Nicole Kidman biopic is scheduled to premiere at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, Variety has learned.

The problem, according to sources, is that Weinstein is still unsatisfied with the version of the film that the Cannes jury selected to open the festival on May 14.

Director Olivier Dahan (“La Vie En Rose”) has said his film is completed. The two sides have been at a standstill since last year, when “Grace” was originally scheduled for a November 2013 theatrical release in time for Oscars season. A second release date of March 2014 also was missed.


Among Weinstein’s notes, Variety has learned, he wants the film to expand upon the time Grace Kelly (Kidman) spent in Hollywood and provide further context for the political situation in Monaco, a French principality blockaded by Charles de Gaulle during the early years of Kelly’s marriage to Prince Rainier III (played by Tim Roth).

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Robert Downey Jr. Shares Avengers: Age Of Ultron Cast And Crew Photo



The last time that we saw Robert Downey Jr. enjoying a meal with other members of the Avengers was after the closing credits of the first Avengers movie. Earlier today, Downey Jr. shared another behind-the-scenes photo from Avengers: Age of Ultron via his new official Twitter account.

In the photo, Downey Jr. is eating either lunch or maybe dinner with several members of the Avengers: Age of Ultron cast and crew. Along with the photo, Downey Jr. tweeted, “Sunday afternoon in Richmond.”

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RuPaul's Drag Race: Las Vegas Finale Tickets Now AVAILABLE (Free)

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As season six draws to a close, fans are eagerly anticipating the crowning of America's Next Drag Superstar on RuPaul's Drag Race. Who will it be? The show's reigning insult queen, Bianca Del Rio, the budding star, Adore Delano or the fishiest of fishy queens, Courtney Act?

While the show is still eliminating queens, viewers can plan a trip to Las Vegas for the finale airing on May 19.

In partnership with Logo TV, the New Tropicana Las Vegas Resort and Casino will host a live finale viewing party during which one queen will be crowned the winner of season six. The event will be emceed by Shangela, while last year's winner, Jinkx Monsoon, will hand over the mantle to one of the finalists.

Those wanting to make a weekend event of it can soak up the sun at Xposed!, the hotel's new gay pool party happening every Saturday throughout the summer season. The party is one fishy good time.

While tickets are free, space is limited. So grab them while you can.

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Did Jennifer Lawrence Flip the Bird Yet Again?

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Jennifer Lawrence seems to be starting her own little trend. That is, if it is indeed the Oscar winner we're looking at here.

But then again, who else would it really be traveling with Nicholas Hoult to Paris on Sunday other than his 23-year-old girlfriend, right?

Well, assuming it is the Hunger Games star behind that newspaper, we naturally couldn't help but notice that the gal, once again, flipped the bird as she and her significant other found themselves surrounded by paps after getting off the Eurostar.

And while seeing celebs motioning with their middle finger is certainly nothing new, this sighting stands out, if for no other reason than it would mark the second time in three days that Lawrence has served up such a salute.

After all, it was just last Thursday when she flipped the bird while taking a taxi with Hoult after the two enjoyed a romantic meal in London. (And in that case, we clearly saw her fabulous face.)

Making the moment all the more memorable, of course, was the fact that the vehicle they were riding in had the phrase, "Love is all you need," printed on the roof.

According to an eyewitness, Hoult tried to get her to put her hand down, but she kept it up until the shutterbugs were out of sight.

Apparently, the same effort was not made this time around.

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Justin Bieber uses Paramore fan art to promote new song

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Earlier this afternoon, Justin Bieber tweeted the link to a new song, "We Were Born For This," hosted on what appears to be his personal Soundcloud page.

Many Paramore fans were quick to point out that the track's artwork (which Bieber is also currently using for his Twitter profile photo) bears a striking resemblance to the cover of the group's 2007 album Riot! Not only that, but the pop singer appears to have lifted the artwork from a Paramore fan's Tumblr account.

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Chris Martin Sheds Insight Into Gwyneth Paltrow Breakup: I Didn't Want to Be "Scared of Love"

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In his first interview since his "conscious uncoupling" with Gwyneth Paltrow last month, Chris Martin shed new insight into the demise of their marriage. The Coldplay frontman addressed their surprising separation—and touched on his own personal issues—while speaking to BBC Radio 1's Zane Lowe.

Did his relationship breakdown with Paltrow inspire the band's new album, Ghost Stories?:
"I wouldn't use the word breakdown," Martin said. "This was more a realization about trying to grow up basically. Like I said, if you can't open yourself up, you can't appreciate the wonder inside. So you can be with someone very wonderful, but because of your own issues you cannot let that be celebrated in the right way. What changed for me was—I don't want to go through life being scared of it, being scared of love, being scared of rejection, being scared of failure. Ever since our band came out, we have been a very polarizing group because we do a certain thing very well...About two years ago I was a mess really because I can't enjoy the thing that we are good at and I can't enjoy the great things around me because I'm burdened by this—I've got to not blame anyone else and make some changes."

"Up to a certain point in my life I wasn't completely vulnerable and it caused some problems. If you don't let love really in then you can't really give it back. So what Ghost Story means to me is like you've got to open yourself up to love and if you really do, of course it will be painful at times, but then it will be great at some point," Martin said. "I think in life everyone needs to be broken in some way...I think everyone in their life goes through challenges, whether it's love or money, kids, or illness...You have to really not run away from that stuff. Life throws these colorful challenges at you...what we decided to do on Ghost Stories was to really be honest about it and say, this is what's been happening."

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Andrew Garfield Gushes About Emma Stone: She's a Genius, I'l Write a Book About Her One Day!

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Andrew Garfield shows off his friendly smile as he makes an appearance on Good Morning America on Monday morning (April 28) in New York City.

The 30-year-old The Amazing Spider-Man 2 actor, who met up with the band American Authors and Newsday kid journalist Drew Hecht, chatted on the show about his girlfriend Emma Stone.

“I will write a book one day about how I feel about every aspect of Emily Stone,” Andrew joked. “She’s a full genius, or she has found her genius and she’s doing it so beautifully. I think everyone who works with her, everyone who brushes shoulders with her or even makes eye contact with her gets a shot of sunshine.”

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How cute, everyone should feel this way about their s/o!
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2014 The Year The World's Assholes Get Exposed part ___

Valerie Harper Sued By Broadway Honcho How Dare You Get Brain Cancer During My Play!


Not only did Valerie Harper have the nerve to get cancer without telling the bigwigs behind her recent Broadway play ... she had the audacity to let it spread to her brain, causing her to forget her lines ... this according to the most tasteless lawsuit we've ever read.

Playwright Matthew Lombardo and the producers behind his Broadway production of "Looped" are suing Harper for $2 million, claiming she intentionally failed to notify them in 2012 that her cancer had returned with a vengeance ... all in a sinister plot to keep her job.

According to the lawsuit, Harper couldn't keep the ruse going for long -- Lombardo and co. claim her evil plan fell apart when she began to forget her lines and slur her speech during rehearsals.

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Kim Kardashian's Vogue Cover Set To Be Magazine's Best-Selling Issue Ever

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's Vogue cover is on track to be the highest-selling issue of the magazine.

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The decision to put the superstar couple on the front of the publication was a divisive one, but editor Anna Wintour is on her way to being vindicated with huge sales predictions.

After the reality TV star and her fiancé posed for the April issue of the fashion bible, it is expected it will around 500,000 copies, according to reports from RadarOnline.com.

The figures are yet to be confirmed, but it's thought Kim's cover could outsell previous issues featuring Beyoncé and America's First Lady Michelle Obama which sold 355,39 and 293,798 copies respectively.

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omW what kind of legend? how many copies did you buy of this best selling iconic issue? i bought 3!
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Advertisers Back Away From NBA's LA Clippers




The fallout from Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s alleged racist remarks started to hit the team’s bottom line on Monday, as at least seven sponsors said they were jumping ship.


Both used car retailer CarMax and airline Virgin America said they were ending their sponsorships of the Clippers. “CarMax finds the statements attributed to the Clippers’ owner completely unacceptable,” the company said in a statement Monday. “These views directly conflict with CarMax’s culture of respect for all individuals. While we have been a proud Clippers sponsor for 9 years and support the team, fans and community, these statements necessitate that CarMax end its sponsorship.”

Other companies distanced themselves from the racial controversy now engulfing the Clippers without indicating they were making a permanent break. Automaker Kia is suspending its advertising and sponsorship related to the Clippers indefinitely. “The comments allegedly made by Clippers owner, Donald Sterling, are offensive and reprehensible, and they are inconsistent with our views and values,” the company said in a statement.

Red Bull said in a statement that it is suspending all team-related marketing activities for the time being. The company says it will continue to support the team’s power forward Blake Griffin, with whom it has a sponsorship deal. Aquahydrate, a fitness water company, and LoanMart, an auto title loan business, are also suspending their Clippers marketing.

Insurance company State Farm, meanwhile, is “pausing” its Clippers sponsorship. “The remarks attributed to the Clippers’ owner are offensive,” State Farm said in an emailed statement. “While those involved sort out the facts, we will be taking a pause in our relationship with the organization. We are monitoring the situation and we’ll continually assess our options.”
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'Veep': Selina Visits 'Kindergarten for Cyber-Brats'


"A porn parody is a sure sign that you’ve officially made it" – Craig, Clovis CEO

It was Selina Meyer versus the internet in this week’s episode of Veep, and nobody really won. Between the launch of MeetMeyer.com and the veep’s visit to Google-wannabe Clovis, stodgy D.C. politics met the Peter Pan mentality of Silicon Valley. (Just not Silicon Valley, though, now that we mention it, this would’ve been a great crossover opportunity for HBO).

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Amal Alamuddin Law Firm Confirms George Clooney Engagement, Sends Congratulations

Let there be no more debate or denials:

George Clooney really is engaged to Amal Alamuddin.

This major news made the Internet rounds over the weekend, but now a very reliable source has come out and confirmed that Alamuddin really has managed to lock down the world's most eligible bachelor.



Alamuddin's law firm just released the following statement:

"The barristers and staff of Doughty Street Chambers offer their best wishes and congratulations to Ms. Amal Alamuddin, a member of Chambers, and Mr. George Clooney on their engagement to be married."

Lawyer Geoffrey Robertson added that Alamuddin is a "brilliant and passionate defender of human rights" who is respected by her colleagues, while chief executive Robin Jackson told Reuters

"She brings a bright light to everything she is involved in, and I am so delighted at her happy news."

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Craig Ferguson Quits CBS' Late Late Show

The Late Late Show is over for Craig Ferguson.

Ferguson announced to his studio audience at a taping for Monday’s program that he will step down as host of The Late Late Show in Dec. 2014. The news follows CBS’ decision to tap Stephen Colbert — and not Ferguson — to succeed David Letterman as host of The Late Show.

Said Ferguson, “CBS and I are not getting divorced, we are ‘consciously uncoupling,’ but we will still spend holidays together and share custody of the fake horse and robot skeleton, both of whom we love very much.”

“During his 10 years as host, Craig has elevated CBS to new creative and competitive heights at 12:30,” said Nina Tassler, Chairman, CBS Entertainment. “He infused the broadcast with tremendous energy, unique comedy, insightful interviews and some of the most heartfelt monologues seen on television.”

Added Tassler: “Craig’s versatile talents as a writer, producer, actor and comedian speak to his great days ahead.  While we’ll miss Craig and can’t thank him enough for his contributions to both the show and the Network, we respect his decision to move on, and we look forward to celebrating his final broadcasts during the next eight months.”

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New "Daily Show" Correspondent Michael Che: 5 (3) things to know about him


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Who is Michael Che, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart‘s latest recruit? First and foremost, he’s a prolific workhorse of a standup known for performing in New York City comedy clubs seven nights a week, often in multiple venues each night. Secondly, he’s a writer for SNL whose work includes “12 Days Not a Slave” and that weird sketch where Zach Galifianakis plays a racist M&M. Thirdly, he’s a rising star who recently snagged a role in Chris Rock’s upcoming film Finally Famous, which sort of sounds like Rock’s take on Funny People.

But important as these tidbits may be, they’re also just lines on Che’s resume — and they don’t say much about what we might expect from him once he makes the leap from NBC to Comedy Central. Maybe these fun facts will be a little more revealing:

1. He grew up in the projects of New York City’s Lower East Side
Michael Che, born Michael Che Campbell — yes, the “Che” is after Che Guevara – frequently talks about his hard-luck upbringing in his standup. See, for example, this Comedy Central clip, which finds Che describing his old pal Homeless Dave. (“We used to tease the kids in the shelter because they were the only people we knew poorer than us,” he explains. “And we thought somehow they were messing up our property value by being homeless.”)
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His standup clips don't make me very hopeful, but I wasn't too fond of Jessica when she started and she's my favorite correspondent now.

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Emma Stone's Makeup Artist Tells Us How To Get Her Flawless Skin

She also dished on Emma's new bangs.



Much to our delight, Emma Stone has been everywhere the last few weeks thanks to The Amazing Spider Man 2 media blitz. Along the way she's consistently won the red carpet, mesmerized us with accessories like this tiny bow tie and debuted a chic new cut with bangs. But her look last night at the New York premiere may have been her best one yet -- partially because of the Prada dress, but largely because of her makeup.

I hopped on the phone with Chanel celebrity makeup artist, Rachel Goodwin, who's responsible for that glowing face pictured at right. We chatted about how Stone's new bangs affected the look, how her gown influenced the color choices and the strong role lip gloss played. (Plus, the incredible secret weapon Goodwin uses to help Stone get that enviably dewy skin.)

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What New Shows With Black Actors Might Be Coming To TV This Fall?

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In rather early anticipation for 2014's Fall Season TV's slate - official announcement on actual pilots that have been picked up by networks hasn't been released - we've compiled a rather thorough list of fall's upcoming shows divided by their respective Networks.

Those TV series beginning this spring and summer are not included, like Zoe Saldana's starring turn in the NBC mini-series remake Rosemary's Baby (May 11), Halle Berry as an astronaut in the CBS sci-fi series Extant (July 2) and STARZ's 50-Cent produced drama series Power, which stars Omari Hardwick and Naturi Naughton (June 7).

Here are projects in development - that we know of - about and/or centering on black characters. We've also included upcoming shows with black characters in a supporting role. Keep in mind that the list isn't exhaustive, and that it'll be continuously updated as new announcements are made.

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Jack O'Connell on Why He Won't Sell Out to Hollywood

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At 23, Jack O’Connell has been a mainstay in British cinema for close to a decade, having made his screen debut in Shane Meadows’ "This Is England" and starring in the gritty teen drama "Skins." But the actor’s star is about to get a whole lot brighter: In August, Tribeca Film will release "Starred Up," in which O’Connell plays an angry prisoner clashing with authorities. While "Starred Up" premiered to great acclaim at Telluride and recently found more support at the Tribeca Film Festival, O’Connell has already surfaced again as the lead in the Berlin Festival selection "’71," a brutal war drama featuring the actor in nearly every scene. He also recently surfaced with a supporting role in "300: Rise of an Empire"; later this year, he will be seen as main character in Angelina Jolie’s latest directing effort, "Unbroken," a biopic about Olympic champion Louis Zamperini’s experience in a Japanese prison camp during WWII. In short: O’Connell is about to be everywhere. And for a young man who acted out as a teenager — to the point where he had a track record that delayed his American work visa — this moment has been a long time coming. In New York for the Tribeca premiere of "Starred Up," O’Connell spoke with Indiewire about what he has learned about his career ambition and how he hopes to apply it going forward.

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First photos of Dany's epic pyramid throne room



Now that Dany has conquered the city of Meereen, she’s getting a new house. A very big house. An 800-foot pyramid, in fact. Atop this pyramid is a throne room. You won’t see this set for another two weeks on HBO’s Game of Thrones, but EW has a sneak peek below.

The throne room is a huge step up and major turning point for Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke), who has spent each season in transit, often living in tents. For the first time, the Mother of Dragons, who is seeking to eventually become queen of Westeros, will have a seat of power and city to rule. But instead of the fearsome and perilous Iron Throne, which is made from the swords of fallen enemies, Dany opts for a modest bench. Yet the room itself is every bit as awe-inspiring as the throne room in King’s Landing and none of it is a special effect.

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Telltale Games post, yay.

A Gaming Company Devoted to Narrative Tackles ‘Thrones’

By Laura Parker, SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — Behind closed doors and papered-over windows here, a half-dozen storytellers have been scrambling to conjure a fantasy world with compelling characters, fierce dialogue and an intricate plot. But this is no ordinary writers’ room: It’s Telltale Games, an independent video game studio that has developed an intense following by prizing nuance and narrative in an industry more often associated with clattering machine guns and screeching getaway cars.


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Calling all ONTD Telltale-enthusiasts. How excited are you for ep3 of TWD??
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TASM 2 Cast holds 'Be Amazing' volunteer day

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Andrew Garfield gets a high-five from a tiny fan during his visit to PS 93 in the Bronx, New York City on Friday afternoon.

The 30-year-old actor and Amazing Spider-Man 2 director Marc Webb, along with Worldwide Orphans Foundation’s Dr. Jane Aronson, stopped by the school as part of the Be Amazing Volunteer Day.

On the same day, Andrew‘s girlfriend and Amazing Spider-Man 2 co-star Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx & Dane DeHaan volunteered their time to I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer in Queens.

Emma also visited Gilda's Club in New York to make friendship bracelets and to pack Spidey-kits in red backpacks, which included supplies like markers, a Spider-Man mask and toy.



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Kanye West plans to release a three-hour spoken word album


Kanye West is planning to release a spoken word album.

The 'Bound 2' hitmaker will reportedly make the three-hour recording available on vinyl, and it will feature everything from his views on the environment to life with fiancee Kim Kardashian and their 10-month-old daughter North.

A source said: ''Kanye loves the sound of his own voice and this will be the ultimate in self-indulgence.
''He has very strong views on everything from music and art to politics and the environment. He's forever recording his opinions on tape.


''He says he's doing it for posterity and thought about turning them into a book or even donating them to a museum.''

Kanye is said to be excited by the ''groundbreaking'' record and has set his sights on it winning awards.
The source told The Sun newspaper: ''Kanye likes to push the boundaries and thinks this is very groundbreaking. He's hoping it'll win him a Grammy for Best Spoken Word Album.''

And for fans who are particularly enamoured by the project, there will be a special extended version of the album available for download.

The source said: ''What's more, he's planning on making 24 hours of his speech recording available to download so fans can listen to his views round the clock.''

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An article about THAT Margaery/Tommen scene




It's nice to know one thing is off-limits in Westeros.

It was beginning to seem like nothing on “Game of Thrones” is sacred.

Last season, a pregnant woman was stabbed in the belly. This season, a child king died, and his father raped his mother alongside his corpse. (Did I mention they're brother and sister?) On Sunday's episode, a baby was sacrificed to the show's ice-zombie White Walkers.

But there was one place that “Game of Thrones” did not go: An adult woman came close to having sex with a young boy — and didn't.

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'How I Met Your Mother' Deleted A 'Gut-Wrenching' Scene From Its Finale



Fans of "How I Met Your Mother" weren't too happy about how the series wrapped up its final season, but a deleted scene may help them gain some closure.
According to TVLine, a quick montage of Ted's wife Tracy's funeral was filmed that showed Ted grieving the loss of the titular mother.
This would have differed from the finale in which Ted just narrates how The Mother had become ill and passed.
The scene was eventually scrapped because the creators found it to be too "heart-wrenching." However, some actors on the show like Alyson Hannigan, who played Lily, found it to be what the show and the audiences needed.
“They were like, ‘No. It’s just too gut-wrenching,’" Hannigan told TVLine. "I was like, ‘That’s what I want. I want my heart ripped out and slammed on the floor and, like, stomped on!’”
Hannigan also believes that showing Ted mourning his wife would have helped ease fan frustration for those who felt The Mother was killed off too quickly.
"‘Oh, [Ted] mourned. He got closure’ — and then they’d be happy that [he and Robin] got together," Hannigan said. "Rather than be like, ‘Oh, wait. She died? What? They’re together, huh?’ And credits. That’s what I think was too fast.”
The creators have said that alternate endings of the show were filmed and would be released in the show's box set coming out later this year, so there may be time yet for "How I Met Your Mother" fans to get the ending they wanted.

Not seeing the funeral wasn't the problem with the finale.
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Daughter of Okla. Gov. Mocks Native American Cultural Imagery... Again; Gov. apologizes

Last month, Christina Fallin, daughter of Oklahoma Governor and member of the band Pink Pony, received a lot of attention after she posted a photo of herself on Instagram and Facebook, with the caption, "Appropriate Culturation." She has since apologized saying, "You can keep your distance from something your whole life out of fear that you might taint it or that it might taint you, or you can embrace it and let it affect you."

However, this weekend during a performance at a music festival, Fallin and her bandmate Steven Battles continued their share of ignorance and racism.



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Captain America: The Winter Soldier Officially The Highest Grossing April Film Of All Time



After three weeks on top, "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" fell to No. 2 in the North American box office this weekend, but not before adding another feather to its "Cap."

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Marvel Studios sequel has brought in $224.9 million domestically, enough to make it the top-grossing April release of all time in North America. The previous record holder was "Fast Five," which brought in $209 million overall at the box office after it opened in April 2011. Globally the film has brought in $645.2 million.

"The Winter Soldier" lost its throne this weekend to "The Other Woman," the comedy starring Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kate Upton. It opened with $24.7 million domestically, compared to the $16 million "Captain America" brought in. The faith-based "Heaven Is For Real" came in at No. 3 with $13.8 million for a domestic total of $51.9 million, while the animated "Rio 2" made $13.7 million for a domestic total of $96.2 million.

Overseas, Sony's "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" continued to swing high, as it brought in $67.2 million this weekend in 42 territories. So far the film has made $132 million overseas. It opens in North America on Friday.

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It may not be #1 domestically but it is #1 in our ~hearts~.
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New International 'Godzilla' Trailer: The Beast Is Unleashed



If you want to go see Gareth Edwards‘ Godzilla and be surprised at what the beast itself looks like, don’t watch this new trailer. However, if you’re dying to finally see what all the fuss is about after years of anticipation, this latest trailer has the title creature in all his glory. It’s also got a bunch of new footage detailing the story, which stars Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Ken Watanabe, Elizabeth Olsen, Juliette Binoche, Sally Hawkins, David Strathairn and Bryan Cranston.

The film opens May 16. Check out the latest international Godzilla trailer below.

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Zendaya Coleman Mega Post


BACK TO THE DANCE FLOOR

Zendaya tells SheKnows that she's working on a dance project with her formerDancing With the Stars partner Val Chmerkovskiy and his brother Maks.

Achieving success outside of the Disney bubble isn't always an easy feat, but Zendaya has already begun to walk that road. Since releasing her single "Replay" off her self-titled debut album in September 2013, the triple threat has been working on a lot of projects, including one with an old friend.

SheKnows had the opportunity to chat with the starlet on the 2014 Radio Disney Music Awards red carpet on Saturday, April 26, and found out details about the collaborative project with her formerDancing With the Stars partner Val Chmerkovskiy and his brother Maks, who is currently serving as aSheKnows guest blogger.

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JK Rowling for Women's Hour Takeover

JK Rowling has spoken of her sadness that her mother, who died from complications related to multiple sclerosis at the age of 45, never knew about the success of her Harry Potter novels.

As guest editor of Monday morning's edition of Woman's Hour – the first time in nearly 60 years that the BBC Radio 4 show has had a guest editor – the bestselling author chose MS as one of her topics. Her mother died after suffering an aggressive form of the disease nearly 15 years ago; her death was an "enormous shock", said Rowling, as her mother "always seemed very young".


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Bronies Are Redefining Fandom — And American Manhood

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On the internet, no one knows you’re a pony. At least, they don’t have to.

When the largely male, largely adult contingent of My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic fans now known as “bronies” emerged shortly after the show’s premiere three years ago, they were a largely disorganized, largely anonymous band haunting places like 4chan’s /co/ and /b/ boards. They got trolled. A lot.


And to be honest, it’s amazing that such a fandom even formed, let alone blossomed. When I first wrote about bronies in early 2011, most people considered them a random fad, a meme that would vanish faster than planking. But the phenomenon didn’t just persist—it thrived.

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This is the quality that differentiates bronies from almost every other fandom: Their very existence breaks down stereotypes. Socialized gender norms (not to mention marketing) dictates that boys are supposed to like things like trucks, while girls are supposed to like princesses and pink stuff. Bronies obliterate that ideal. (A recent piece in The American Conservative went so far as to ask, “Is this the end of American manhood?”)

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