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20 Celebrities With Gorgeous Green Eyes

4/26/2014 8:00pm EDT
Hayden Panettiere
Green eyes are so rare, only 2 percent of the population reportedly possess them. Interestingly, there are quite a few celebrities who have been blessed with the genetic anomaly. Do green eyes make one more successful?

"Nashville" star Hayden Panettiere has blonde hair and green eyes and is of Italian and German ancestry.

She is known for the NBC series "Heroes" as well as roles in films such as "Bring It On: All or Nothing," "Racing Stripes" and "I Love You, Beth Cooper."

Check out other celebrities with gorgeous green eyes...

Scarlett Johansson ("The Avengers," "Lost In Translatio...

'CSI' Star Gary Dourdan Gets 5 Years Probation For Breaking Ex-Girlfriend's Nose

11/30/2012 9:41am EST
Gary Dourdan
After allegedly breaking his ex-girlfriend's nose in a fight last year, former "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" star Gary Dourdan has avoided jail.

The actor was arrested in November 2011 after an altercation with Nicole Cannizzaro at his home in Venice, Calif., and has since brokered a deal with prosecutors.

Dourdan has been placed on formal probation for five years and must also complete one year of domestic violence counseling. He must also get drug counseling to deal with his ongoing drug problems.

According to, the actor must stay away from the victim for five years.

Gary Dourdan Sues Bank, Files Injunction To Stop Home Foreclosure

8/18/2012 11:06am EDT
Gary Dourdan
Former CSI: Crime Scene Investigation star Gary Dourdan has filed an injunction to stop the foreclosure of his California home.

Bankers at Wells Fargo are set to claim the actor's Venice mansion on August 30 after he fell behind on his payments, but now the 45 year old has made a last-ditch attempt to stop the house from being sold off by accusing financiers of failing to offer him a relief plan.

Dourdan filed papers at Los Angeles Superior Court on Thursday and he is asking a judge to stop the seizure of the property, as well as award him compensatory and punitive damages for fraud, negl...

Gary Dourdan Close To Reaching Plea Deal In Battery Case

6/8/2012 12:44am EDT
Gary Dourdan
Actor Gary Dourdan is working out a plea deal with Los Angeles prosecutors relating to an alleged altercation with his ex-girlfriend last year.

The former CSI: Crime Scene Investigation star was arrested on suspicion of felony battery charges in November, amid claims he had punched Nicole Cannizzaro in the face and broken her nose during a fight at a house in Venice, California.

Dourdan returned to court on Thursday, when his attorney John Markham told Judge James Dabney that there was a "heavy potential for disposition" to bring the case to an end, reports

Prosecutors have ...

Warrant Issued For Gary Dourdan's Arrest

5/21/2012 10:48pm EDT
Gary Dourdan
Actor Gary Dourdan is a wanted man after Los Angeles officials issued a warrant for his arrest on Monday.

Dourdan's ex-girlfriend Nicole Cannizzaro filed an assault and battery lawsuit against the former CSI: Crime Scene Investigation star in February, claiming the 45 year old punched her in the face and broke her nose during a fight last fall.

He was due to appear before Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Stephanie Sautner on Monday morning for a mandatory hearing, relating to the domestic violence case, but, after Dourdan failed to show, a bench warrant was issued and a reprieve set for 2...

Gary Dourdan Sues California Bank Over Foreclosed Home

3/13/2012 3:14pm EDT
Gary Dourdan
Actor Gary Dourdan has filed a lawsuit against officials at a California bank for allegedly neglecting to offer proper financial assistance prior to foreclosing his home.

The former CSI: Crime Scene Investigation star, who fell upon economic hardship in 2010, reached out to Union Bank bosses for mortgage assistance after struggling to meet the $5,000-a-month payments on his Los Angeles home.

However, Dourdan claims executives were slow to offer him a relief plan, and he fell behind on his bills.

The 45 year old has accused bank chiefs of constructive fraud and is seeking compensatory ...

Gary Dourdan's Ex-Girlfriend Files Battery Suit

2/5/2012 7:00pm EST
Gary Dourdan
Gary Dourdan's ex-girlfriend is suing the former CSI: Crime Scene Investigation star for allegedly breaking her nose.

Nicole Cannizzaro has already won a restraining order against Dourdan following a fight in November and now she has filed an assault and battery lawsuit in Los Angeles.

She claims he attacked her while she was gathering her belongings from his apartment following a spat at a grocery store.

Dourdan was later arrested and charged with felony assault and battery.

His ex-girlfriend is seeking unspecified damages, reports

Gary Dourdan Fined $100 For Smashing Into Parked Cars

1/12/2012 7:11pm EST
Gary Dourdan
Former CSI: Crime Scene Investigation star Gary Dourdan's latest legal woes are behind him after a Los Angeles judge fined him $100 for smashing into two parked cars.

The actor was arrested for possession of OxyContin at the scene back in June, 2010, and he pleaded no contest to disturbing the peace in court.

The drug possession charge was later dismissed and on Thursday, prosecutors agreed to dismiss a separate charge of drug paraphernalia possession.

Dourdan also completed 20 hours of Narcotics Anonymous following the incident, according to

Gary Dourdan's Ex Wants Restraining Order

11/9/2011 11:06pm EST
Gary Dourdan
Gary Dourdan's ex-girlfriend has filed a restraining order request against the actor following his arrest on suspicion of felony battery on Sunday.

The former CSI: Crime Scene Investigation star was taken into custody by police after they were called to investigate a disturbance at a property in Venice, California.

Cops reportedly found Dourdan's former partner Nicole Vail Cannizzaro nursing a broken nose and issued her with an emergency protective order, temporarily banning the actor from contacting her.

But now Cannizzaro has filed legal papers in court for a civil order. In the docume...

Gary Dourdan Arrested On Suspicion Of Felony Battery

11/7/2011 8:00am EST
Gary Dourdan
Former CSI: Crime Scene Investigation star Gary Dourdan has been arrested following an alleged altercation at his California home, according to

The actor is said to have been detained by cops at his property in Venice, California after they were called to investigate a disturbance at the house.

Dourdan is alleged to have been embroiled in an argument with an unnamed ex-girlfriend, who was reportedly found with a broken nose, according to

The website reports Dourdan was arrested on suspicion of felony battery and held on $50,000 bail.

Gary Dourdan Gets Off Drug Charges

8/21/2011 1:36pm EDT
Gary Dourdan
Former CSI: Crime Scene Investigation star Gary Dourdan has avoided punishment for drug possession after police dismissed the charge against him.

Los Angeles cops took the actor into custody in June after they found pills in his possession while investigating a car crash involving Dourdan.

The drugs were identified as Oxycontin and Dourdan faced prosecution over the possession of drug paraphernalia and the prescription painkiller.

However, officials dropped the drug possession charge earlier this week, according to

Dourdan is still charged with possessing drug paraphernalia and...

Police Arrest Former 'CSI' Star Gary Dourdan For Drug Possession

6/14/2011 8:34am EDT
Gary Dourdan
Former "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" star Gary Dourdan has been arrested and charged with drug possession.

Police found ecstasy pills in his possession while investigating a car crash involving Dourdan on Monday morning. The former TV star reportedly crashed his vehicle into two parked cars.

Dourdan was taken into custody and booked, according to He was released later on Monday after posting $10,000 bail.

Dourdan was arrested and charged with possession of cocaine and ecstasy in 2008 following an arrest in Palm Springs, California. He pleaded guilty to the crime and avoided a...

Gary Dourdan's Girlfriend Arrested On Domestic Battery Charge

3/17/2010 8:25am EDT
Gary Dourdan
Former "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" star Gary Dourdan's girlfriend was arrested on Tuesday after allegedly attacking the actor.

Cops were called to the star's home in Venice, California on Tuesday afternoon after Dourdan had been involved in an altercation with Spanish girlfriend Maria Asis del Alamo, according to

She was taken into police custody and allegedly booked on a misdemeanor domestic battery charge, before being bailed.

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'CSI - The First Season' Comes To Blu-ray May 12

4/22/2009 11:58am EDT
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
Arrive on the scene, dust for fingerprints and investigate the cases from the beginning when the #1 crime-show on television, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, The First Season makes its case on Blu-ray for the first time ever May 12 from CBS Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Entertainment.

The original series that birthed a worldwide brand phenomenon, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation features an all-star ensemble cast that includes Golden Globe® nominee William Petersen, Emmy® winner Marg Helgenberger, Gary Dourdan, Jorja Fox, George Eads and Paul Guilfoyle.

Presented in 16:9...

TV's Best Crime Shows In Transition

1/22/2009 11:42am EST
Television's best crime show, CSI, enters a new era Thursday night as the first episode of the post-Grissom era. William Petersen had appeared in all but two of the episodes since first airing in 2000. CSI actually got its start on Friday nights, but was moved to Thursdays after Survivor when it started gaining some notice. This was back when Survivor was the hot new sensation, and naturally the viewers stuck around to fall in love with CSI.

The show changed the landscape of crime television. Now you can find a miscellaneous crime drama on every night of the week, including...

Our Favorite TV Ensembles

6/12/2008 9:00am EDT
An ensemble cast is a group of actors in which each character/actor is assigned an equal level of importance to the story. Sometimes even if there is an established "main character," a show can be considered an ensemble because individuals are treated with the same care and development as everyone else on the show.

This sort of cast style gives the audience a chance to connect with several different characters rather than just one; if a viewer does not like one of the characters or cannot relate to them, there will be several more to choose from. It creates very broad storylines and v...

'Pulse Patrol': This Week's Most Talked About Comments On Starpulse

5/30/2008 3:15pm EDT
Pulse Patrol
Every week the STF (Starpulse Task Force) collects and displays the most interesting comments made on some of the more ridiculous news stories and topics on the website. There is no system for collecting comments, just the ones that the STF found amusing and entertaining.

News Highlights: In this week's batch there were a lot of remarks about the "Lohan Lesbo" Story, The "ageless Madonna" and "Sheen V. Richards Sperm War", as well as many observations on Flavor Flav's continuous love life and the "Kirk Cameron Scientology" firestorm. However, the most outrageous and disgraceful story ...

'CSI' Star Gary Dourdan Arrested

4/30/2008 10:57am EDT
Gary Dourdan
'CSI' star Gary Dourdan was arrested Monday morning on suspicion of possessing cocaine, heroin and other drugs, according to the Palm Springs Police Department.

The 41-year-old actor was detained after a police officer found him asleep at the wheel of his parked car on the wrong side of the street.

Police said an officer found substances believed to be cocaine, heroin, Ecstasy, various prescription drugs and drug paraphernalia.

Dourdan, who plays Warrick Brown in 'CSI', was arrested, booked for possession of narcotics and released on $5,000 bail.

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Starpulse Quiz: Test Your TV Knowledge

12/19/2007 12:36pm EST
Think you know everything there is to know about today's TV stars and their climb to fame? Then take our quiz to see how tuned in you really are:

1) Which "Grey's Anatomy" actress starred in "Knocked Up?"

Katherine Heigl

Sandra Oh

Ellen Pompeo

Sara Ramirez

Katherine Heigl

Sandra Oh

Ellen Pompeo

Sara Ramirez

We started with an easy one to give you confidence.

2) In what film did "Heroes" actress Hayden Panettiere get her start?

Finding Nemo

Fantastic Four


A Bug's Life

Finding Nemo

Fantastic Four


A Bug's Life


Starpulse's 'Top 10 Celebrity Bachelors'

11/20/2007 9:55am EST
James Franco
With so many celebrity hunks to choose from it was hard to pick only ten for our "Top 10 Celebrity Bachelors" list; however, we've managed to narrow it down to a few that will make your mouth water.

On demand in Hollywood we have rising star Shia LaBeouf, 21. Ever since his appearance in movies such as "Transformers" and "Disturbia," LaBeouf has been on casting directors' hot list. He's on our hot list as well, as in, pour-some-water-on-me I need to cool down hot. Gone are his days of dressing like a hip-hop wannabe. Today we are looking at a grown man, and that's represented in his n...

Run-DMC's DMC To Release Debut Solo Album

2/4/2006 4:52pm EST
Darryl McDaniels, or DMC as most of the world knows him, helped transform the musical landscape as one-third of the trailblazing, multi-platinum rap group Run-DMC. They sold more than 30 million album and singles worldwide and the rest is now a matter of musical history. Since forming the legendary band with Joseph (Rev. Run) Simmons and the late Jason (Jam Master Jay) Mizell, DMC has remained in the public eye. He is recognized as a pioneer in stoking the popularity of rap and hip-hop into the best-selling and most influential musical genre that it is today.

DMC will release the fi...