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Taylor Swift Accepts Role In Dr. Seuss’ ‘The Lorax’

Taylor Swift takes leading role in The Lorax CGI-Animated Film

Taylor Swift is making her cartoon debut in the CGI-animated version of Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax, being produced by Universal Pictures.

Swift will voice the lead female role alongside actors Zac Efron and Danny Devito who will play the Lorax. Also voicing Zac’s grandmother is Betty White, because apparently she needs to be in every new project available.

If it’s been a while since you last read the book, it’s about a boy (Efron) who goes in search of ways to win the heart of a girl (Swift), but instead finds out about the mystical creature known as The Lorax.

In a statement released on Thursday Illumination Entertainment Founder Chris Meledandri said:

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Lea Michele Appears In Nike Women Commercial

Lea Michele Nike Commercial

Glee star Lea Michele is an official spokeswoman for shoe/sports apparel manufacturer Nike and her new Nike Women Commercial is now avaialable.

According to Lea:

“When I workout I like to be comfortable. For me it’s not about beauty.”

She also says her favorite activities include rock climbing, yoga and hiking, but not all the same time, that would be uber difficult.

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Billy Ray Cyrus Confirms: Divorce Is Off

Billy Ray Cyrus Closeup Photo

It looks like Billy Ray Cyrus and wife of 17 years Tish Cyrus are not getting divorced after all.

Billy met with the ladies of The View for a taping that will air Friday and revealed that his wife and the mother of his five children will be staying with him.

You may recall that Cyrus recently blasted Disney’s Hannah Montana for “destroying his family.” At that time Tish and Billy were estranged and Miley Cyrus was smoking salvia.

Now Billy says of his Hannah statement:

Hannah Montana didn’t ruin my family. Fame did…I’ve dropped the divorce. I want to put my family back together … Things are the best they’ve ever been. Billy went on to add, “I feel like I got my Miley back,” and, “I feel like we’re the daddy and daughter we were before Hannah Montana.”

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American Pie Sequel ‘American Reunion’ In The Works

American Pie Movie

Remember that one time at band camp? The cast of American Pie does and they may soon be getting together to talk about it. According to Entertainment Weekly Universal Studios is currently attempting to reunite the cast.

The announcement comes just hours after cast member Seann William Scott checked himself into rehab.

According to various sources Universal has already signed on Scott, Jason Biggs and Eugene Levy for the American Reunion movie, while the remaining cast members are in talks to appear in the movie which will begin shooting on May 24.

Are you excited for another American Pie movie that actually stars the original cast and not a bunch of nobody’s attempting to hold the series together, typically with Eugene Levy showing up for no reason.




Charlie Sheen Is “Winning” After All, Tour Shows Sell Out In 18 Minutes

Charlie Sheen Tour Sells Out Fast

We all like to witness a bit of “crazy” in our lives and that point is proven by Charlie Sheen who sold out his Chicago and Detroit tour shows in just 18 minutes.

The recently fired Two and a Half Men star will soon be adding new shows to his itinerary and $1 from each ticket sold is going to the Red Cross to help victims of the recent Japan earthquake.

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Comedian Gallagher Leaves Hospital, Resumes Tour

Comedian Gallagher

Three days after collapsing on stage during one of his annoying performances, comedian Gallagher has been released from the hospital.

The comedians manager tells TMZ that he he only had to cancel a few tour dates due to the hospitalization and that Gallagher is already set to perform on March 19 in Woodlands, Texas.

Gallagher collapsed while performing in Rochester, MN at which time he was immediately rushed to the emergency room.

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Mike Tyson Laughs At Charlie Sheens “Issues”

Mike Tyson Posing For Camera

When Mike Tyson says you might have issues, it’s probably time to check yourself into rehab or a mental health facility. That’s what happened this week when Tyson visited the set of Access Hollywood Live and discussed the recent behavior of former Two and a Half Men star Charlie Sheen.

According to Tyson the actor either has “emotional issues” or it’s just Charlie Sheen being Charlie Sheen.”

Tyson goes on to say that he wants to get his hands on “some of that new drug ‘Charlie Sheen’”

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Jewel Leaves Hospital After Car Wreck, Baby Is Fine

Jewel Closeup In T-Shirt

Jewel was released from the hospital on Saturday after a car wreck left her in need of observation.

The singer, who announced her pregnancy in January tweeted that both her and her baby are doing fine.

The accident, which happened in Stephenville, Texas occurred when a volunteer fire truck hit the passenger side of Jewel’s SUV.

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Charlie Sheen Launches Official Website To Fight Trolls, Promote Crazy

Charlie Sheen Official Website Goes Live

Charlie Sheen on Friday night officially launched his official website for spreading his own brand of crazy.

The “Warlock” has been spreading his “messages” all over the internet for the last few weeks, prominently being featured on UStream via his “Sheen’s Korner” live video stream.

The new website can be used to buy tickets for Sheen’s upcoming tour in Detroit and Chicago (possibly more shows to follow) and to buy T-Shirts with some of the best yet Sheenisms.

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Steven Tyler Doesn’t Want American Idol Contestants To Sing Aerosmith Songs

Steven Tyler Interview On The Street

Steven Tyler may love himself a little too much, according to a recent statement made to TMZ, Tyler doesn’t want American Idol contestants to sing his bands songs.

When asked if contestants get bonus points for singer an Aerosmith song Tyler respondsed with “Never, I look at them twice and say don’t even try it, don’t even.”

Oddly enough Tyler seemed to enjoy James Durbin singing “Dream On” during the audition round of Idol, but perhaps he was just being nice after producers inevitably told him the kid was going to make it into the Top 24.

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Charlie Sheen Taking His Brand Of Crazy On The Road

Sheens Corner Still

Charlie Sheen wants to talk to his fans and “trolls” en masse so he’s taking his special brand of crazy on the road in April for his tour titled Charlie Sheen LIVE: My Violent Torpedo of Truth/Defeat Is Not an Option.

Sheen announced the tour via Twitter but didn’t offer many sane details about what the show would entail.

According to Sheen:

“Will there be surprises? Will there be guests? Will there be mayhem? Will you ask questions? Will you laugh? Will you scream? Will you know the truth? WILL THERE BE MORE?!?! This IS where you will hear the REAL story from the Warlock. Bring it. I dare you to keep up with me.”

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Charlie Sheen Debuts “Cooking Segment” Spoof On FunnyOrDie

Charlie Sheen - Cooking Segment- Funny Or Die

Charlie Sheen has taken over today, releasing his own very funny, yet disturbing cooking segment.

Coming off his successful, yet odd Ustream appearances of Sheen’s Korner the new skit has Sheen cooking meat because that’s what his “Tiger blood” requires and making a Sheen salad (hint the recipe is lettuce and a big tomato).

Sheen once again refers to “trolls” in his skit and talks about his magical warlock powers, while announcing “Here I come Food Network.”

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Lady Gaga Officially Pulls Out Of ‘Target’ Deal Over Anti-Gay Political Contributions

Lady Gaga - Posing On Couch

Retail giant Target will have to look elsewhere for celebrity endorsements after Lady Gaga pulled her upcoming support from the chain when it was discovered that Target had made donations to political figures with anti-gay agendas.

Target was slated to sell an exclusive version of Gaga’s new upcoming album Born This Way however she stepped away from the lucrative deal when it was discovered that Target has been supporting anti-gay politicians and organizations.

One of Target’s biggest donations went to MN Forward, a political action committee that supported Tom Emmer, an anti-gay gubernatorial candidate for the state in 2010.

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Rumer Willis Making Off-Broadway Debut In “Love, Loss & What I Wore”

Rumer Willis

Rumer Willis, the 22-year-old daughter of Bruce Willis and Demi Moore is getting ready to make her acting debut just off the great white way, appearing in the off-broadway production of “Love, Loss & What I Wore.”

Willis has appeared in several recent films including Sorority Row and The House Bunny, while also guest starring for an arc on the CW’s 90210.

Willis will act alongside Anne Meara and B. Scott from March 23 through April 24 at the Westside Theatre in Manhattan.

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Rapper Waka Flocka Flame Gets Naked For Peta “Ink, Not Mink” Ad

Rapper Waka Flocka - Peta Ink Not Mink Campaign

Waka Flocka is naked, but unlike Kanye West, he wasn’t sending pictures of himself to various girls, instead choosing to pose for a new PETA campaign called “Ink, Not Mink” and after one second of looking at his picture it’s easy to see why this tattooed rapper was chosen.

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), began to “Ink, Not Mink” campaign with several other stars, including Taraji P. Henderson and Chad Ochocinco in nude pictorials before moving onto Waka Flocka.

As you can see in the picture (shown above), Waka is wearing nothing but a heavy chain to cover his “man parts” while the photograph is well shot by noted celebrity photographer Robert Sebree.

In a public statement Waka said:

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Slumdog Millionaire Child Actor Homeless Again After Massive Fire

Rubina Ali - Slumdog Millionaire Actress

Slumdog Millionaire child actress Rubina Ali is homeless for the fourth time in just two years after a fire burnt down her shantytown home, leaving Rubina and more than a dozen family members without a place to stay.

Rubina played Young Latika in the 2008 film and made headlines when her Mumbai home was destroyed to make way for a new railway track. Her second home was flooded by burst pipes and her third home in Jan. 2010 was destroyed by the city once again for redevelopment plans.

The most recent fire has destroyed more than 2,000 homes near Gareeb Nagar.

According to Rubina, during the most recent home loss:

“I lost all the books, wooden toys, photographs and awards that I received for the film.”

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Snooki “Graces” The Cover Of ‘Rolling Stone’ Magazine (March 17th, 2011)

Snooki - Rolling Stones Magazine Cover

Remember the good ole’ days when Rolling Stone Magazine would put actual rock stars on the cover of their magazine? Well come March 17 we will have something much less awe inspiring to look at, a picture of Jersey Shore star Snooki riding a rocket.

As expected, Snooki talks about nothing interesting in the interview, mostly picking up guys, partying and her hair. Barf.

She tells the magazine:

““If I do something stupid, which is pretty much the whole time, I hate [watching it]. I just hate it…The only person I’ve had sex with on ‘Jersey Shore’ is my boyfriend,” and “The guys you see me bring home, we’re only cuddling and making out like any other person would do, but we’re on camera and the whole world’s seeing it, and it does look like I’m having sex.”

Snooki also reveals a bit of information about the editing process on the show:

“Obviously, they’re only going to put the good stuff in, and the good stuff is us drunk, so all I’m seeing is me drunk and falling down. That’s how I am when I party…”

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Justin Bieber Sells Hair Online For $40K

Justin Bieber Hair Given To Ellen DeGeneres

Ellen DeGeneres put Justin Biebers famous hair up for auction on eBay and part of his famous “do” brought in more than $40,000.

A company wagers $40,688 for a lock of his hair which has changed recently due to a new haircut.

After changing his hair Justin Bieber lost 80,000 Twitter followers (yes some Bieber followers are really really petty) before donating his hair to Ellen during a taping of the Ellen DeGeneres show.

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Justin Bieber’s Birthday Wish: Give My Presents To Charity

Justin Bieber Closeup Promotional Shot

While I’m not a fan of Justin Bieber’s music, I’m a big fan of the way the young 16-year-old star has been giving to charity and convincing others to give as well.

For his 17th birthday on Tuesday Bieber is asking his fans to donate money to the Charity: Water which strives to bring clean water to developing countries.

Bieber would like to raise $1,000 for every year he’s been on this planet, a total of $17,000.

On the charities own website Bieber wrote:

“Together, we’ve made a big difference for many causes. Did you know that about 4,500 kids die each day from waterborne disease? By building clean water projects for villages that need them, we can prevent this!

I want to make my birthday matter this year — let’s make it so more kids can grow up to have a 17th birthday like me. Join me to make a change.”
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