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Hunger Games wins big at MTV Movie Awards

April 14th, 2014 4:20am EDT
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The 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' won big at the MTV Movie Awards last night (04.13.14).
The sci-fi adventure film came out on top at the event, which was hosted by Conan O'Brien and held at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, after walking away with three awards, including the coveted Movie of the Year prize, even beating Oscar-winning '12 Years A Slave'.
Jennifer Lawrence - who plays Katniss Everdeen - was honored with the Best Female Performance gong while her co-star Josh Hutcherson - who plays Peeta Mellark - was crowned with the Best Male Performance title.
Josh paid tribute to his l...

Stars paid tribute to Paul Walker and Philip Seymour Hoffman

April 14th, 2014 2:20am EDT
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Stars paid tribute to late actors Paul Walker and Philip Seymour Hoffman at the MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles last night (13.04.2014).
Jordana Brewster and Vin Diesel took a moment to remember their 'Fast and Furious' co-star Paul Walker, who died in a car crash in November last year at the age of 40, while on stage at the Nokia Theatre.
Jordana said: "I was lucky enough to work with him over the last 15 years and witness the generosity of his heart every day I was with him.
"He was humble, he thought about others. Whether you knew Paul for five minutes or were a close friend, he made you...

Jennifer Lopez to receive GLAAD honour

March 24th, 2014 11:20am EDT
Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez will receive the Vanguard Award at the GLAAD Media Awards.
The singer-and-actress will be presented with the honor, which is given to "artists and media professionals who, through their work, have increased the visibility and understanding of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community" at a ceremony in Los Angeles next month, and one of the reasons she was chosen for the accolade by the gay rights organisation is her role as producer on 'The Fosters', a TV series about a lesbian couple raising a family of biological, adopted and foster children.
Sarah Kate Ellis, pr...

Leonardo DiCaprio leads the pack at MTV Movie Awards

March 6th, 2014 7:13am EST
Leonardo DiCaprio leads the pack at MTV Movie Awards
Hollywood hunk Leonardo DiCaprio looks set to bounce back from his Oscars snub to be the big winner at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards after picking up six individual nominations.

The actor, who missed out on a Best Actor prize at the Academy Awards on Sunday, is up for titles including Best Male Performance, Best Shirtless Performance and Best-Onscreen Duo with Jonah Hill for his turn as bad boy stockbroker Jordan Belfort in The Wolf Of Wall Street.

The film itself is nominated for eight prizes, as is American Hustle, while The Hunger Games: Catching Fire follows closely behind with seven. All...

Josh Hutcherson has a crush on Emma Watson

December 28th, 2013 4:20am EST
Josh Hutcherson
Josh Hutcherson loves Emma Watson.
'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' hunk is a huge admirer of the 'Harry Potter' star and is hoping to meet her next time he is London.
He said: "I love Emma Watson. I'm dying to meet her. I tried to get my manager to call, like, 'Er, could you like call Emma's manager and see if we could, like, meet or something?' It hasn't happened yet. One day, fingers crossed!"
The 21-year-old star has locked lips with stunning actresses including Jennifer Lawrence and Vanessa Hudgens on the big screen and admits he is not opposed to dating a co-star.
He explained: "As f...

'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' blazes into record books

November 24th, 2013 8:18pm EST
The Hunger Games
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire has set the U.S. box office alight after debuting with a record-breaking $161.1 million.

The movie sequel, starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth, claimed the fourth highest-grossing opening weekend of all time, behind Marvel's The Avengers, Iron Man 3 and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2.

The film, based on the books by Suzanne Collins, also became the biggest new release in November, easily overtaking the previous record of $142 million earned by The Twilight Saga: New Moon upon its launch in 2009, while it proved to be...

Hunger Games cast laugh at Jennifer Lawrence

November 23rd, 2013 6:20am EST
Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence became the butt of jokes after she won her Oscar.
The blonde-beauty was targeted with jibes from her 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' co-stars following her win for Best Female actress at the prestigious award ceremony earlier this year, in particular when she forgot her lines in the script whilst filming the movie.
Speaking at a press conference in London's Corinthia Hotel, Jennifer's co-star Josh Hutcherson laughed: "It's funny every time she forgets a line, we'd go ' Woops, well you better give that Oscar back!' So I think for her she became an even bigger target on set. I...

Liam Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson bond over vomit

November 22nd, 2013 1:20am EST
Liam Hemsworth
Liam Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson bonded over vomit.
'The Hunger Games' hunks - who play Jennifer Lawrence's love interests Gale Hawthorne and Peeta Mellark in the franchise - decided to get together before shooting the first movie in 2011 and quickly became pals after gorging on a stack of burgers.
Liam told Bliss magazine: "When we shot the first 'Hunger Games', Josh took me to his place in Kentucky. There was a White Castle [burger restaurant] right by his house and we bought three or four briefcases of burgers, took them back to his house and ate them. About half an hour later, we went...

Review: 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire': Second Film Delivers Big Time

November 21st, 2013 12:00pm EST
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
Once more we return to the 12th district in the dystopian world of Panem, ruled by the super evil President Snow (Donald Sutherland). 

After winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games, Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence), along with her best friend and fake soul man Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson), is about to go out on a victors tour.

Life is good for both Katniss and Peeta. They live in comfortable houses, have all the food they could possibly want, nice clothing and are the 'darlings' of Panem. Of course, there is a price for all of these goodies. They have to keep up the charade of being m...

Josh Hutcherson regrets The Hunger Games role because of lack of privacy

November 18th, 2013 3:10am EST
Josh Hutcherson
Actor Josh Hutcherson is beginning to regret signing on to star in The Hunger Games film franchise because the movies have wrecked his privacy.

The star had no idea just how the films and his role as Peeta Mellark would rocket him into superstardom, and he admits he was not prepared for it.

He tells the New York Daily News, "There's definitely times you have people outside of your house waiting for you to leave and they follow you everywhere... and then they follow you back to your house.

"I wouldn't have signed up for all of this if I knew I was going to get stripped of my liberties as...

Liam Hemsworth tried to lose weight for Hunger Games

November 15th, 2013 1:20am EST
Liam Hemsworth
Liam Hemsworth tried to lose weight for his role in 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire'.
The hunky actor claims he tried to avoid pumping iron in the gym and tried to eat healthily before reprising his role in the popular sci-fi series because he wanted to shed some extra pounds.
Speaking exclusively to BANG Showbiz, he said: "I was actually trying to lose weight, so I'm not lifting anything too heavy during this process. I tried to cut out the bad food."
Liam's co-star, Josh Hutcherson insists there was no rivalry between the male cast members on set when it came to bulking up their bodies for ...

Jennifer Lawrence got crickets for Oscar

November 14th, 2013 6:20am EST
Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence was surprised with 200 crickets as a joke following her Oscar win.
The 23-year-old screen beauty was the target of the prank by her 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' co-star Jeffrey Wright who decided to trick her into receiving a box of creepy crawlies disguised as a congratulatory gift after she won the Academy Award for Best Female actress earlier this year.
Speaking at a press conference for the film in London this week, Jeffery told BANG Showbiz: "Right after Jennifer won the Oscar I gave her a gift, of a Tiffany box filled with about 200 crickets."
Unfortunately the...

Josh Hutcherson: It was tough sharing Jennifer

November 12th, 2013 4:20am EST
Josh Hutcherson
Josh Hutcherson joked it "wasn't easy" to share Jennifer Lawrence with Liam Hemsworth in 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'.
The 21-year-old star portrays the blonde beauty's character Katniss Everdeen's love interest Peeta Mellark in the adventure movie, but also shares an embrace with Liam's alter-ego, Gale Hawthorne, and Josh says it was tough to watch.
Speaking at the movie's world premiere in London's Leicester Square last night (11.11.13), he told BANG Showbiz: "I didn't mind sharing Jennifer with Liam. It wasn't easy, but I didn't mind sharing.
"In this movie you get to see a lot mor...

Jennifer Lawrence Expected Wardrobe Malfunctions In 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Wetsuit

November 11th, 2013 4:07pm EST
Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence was terrified while taping The Hunger Games: Catching Fire because she thought her tight wetsuit might show more than she realized.

Jennifer told Marc Malkin of E! at a press event in Beverly Hills, "Honestly, I was expecting them to be horrible because the idea of being in a wetsuit for a whole movie sounds terrifying. But they actually were pretty comfortable once we found out you can actually pee through them—just go into the ocean and take care of your business."

So while Jennifer's bathroom worries were alleviated, the actress wasn't satisfied that her privacy would...

Jennifer Lawrence laughs off 'morning sickness' slip-up

November 10th, 2013 8:30pm EST
Jennifer Lawrence
Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence sparked pregnancy gossip on Friday (08Nov13) when she mistakenly suggested she was suffering from morning sickness while making The Hunger Games sequel.

The actress was being interviewed with co-star Josh Hutcherson in Los Angeles when she got her words mixed up - and even left the actor stunned.

Asked about her toughest stunt in the film, Catching Fire, Lawrence recalled one tumbling scene with Jena Malone, and said, "We had a real spinning cornucopia that was going about 30 miles per hour and Jena and I had our morning sickness bracelets on. So that was ha...

Jennifer Lawrence misplaces Oscar

November 8th, 2013 4:20am EST
Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence has misplaced her Oscar.
The 23-year-old actress won the prestigious Best Actress Academy Award earlier this year for her role as Tiffany Maxwell in 'Silver Linings Playbook', in which she starred alongside Bradley Cooper.
But the down-to-earth star insists the accolade hasn't changed her life and she's doesn't even know where the statuette is at the moment.
She told Spanish magazine AccionCine: "I don't know where it is. I think it might be in Kentucky. I hope it's in Kentucky. If not, it's gone. I don't have it."
The Hollywood star - who also earned an Oscar nominatio...

Jennifer Lawrence had overwhelming crush on Justin Timberlake

November 7th, 2013 4:20am EST
Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence says Justin Timberlake was her childhood crush.
The 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' actress used to spend hours gazing at pictures of the handsome 'N Sync singer when she was a teenager and sometimes she'd feel sick because she liked him so much.
Speaking in a Yahoo! fan Q&A, Jennifer said: "My teen crush [was] Justin Timberlake. Early 90s Justin Timberlake. I remember buying the 'N Sync CD. Remember how CDs had the pull-out picture things? I got so overwhelmed with hormones I almost threw up."
The 23-year-old star also shared her funniest memory from filming the highly-an...

Josh Hutcherson likes spontaneous dates

November 5th, 2013 11:20pm EST
Josh Hutcherson
Josh Hutcherson isn't traditional when it comes to dating.
The 'Hunger Games' star enjoys surprising girls he really likes by taking them on spontaneous dates to hotels.
The 21-year-old actor told the December issue of Cosmopolitan magazine: "Going to the movies or to dinner is fine. But for something special, it has to be spontaneous. For me, it'd be getting on my motorcycle and driving up the coast to a hotel on the beach."
Asked if he would sleep with a girl on the first date, he said: "Man, it depends. I'm not one to stick to traditional ways - so, if everything is perfect and it feels ...

Josh Hutcherson Says He's 'Mostly Straight'

October 10th, 2013 8:00pm EDT
Josh Hutcherson
Josh Hutcherson doesn't consider sexuality a black and white issue and believes that it's possible he could be attracted to a man someday.

Even though he considers himself "100 percent straight" right now, he doesn't necessarily believe he will stay that way.

He told Out magazine, "I would probably list myself as mostly straight. Maybe I could say right now I'm 100 percent straight. But who knows? In a f**king year, I could meet a guy and be like, 'Whoa, I'm attracted to this person.' I've met guys all the time that I'm like, 'Damn, that's a good-looking guy, you know?' I've never been, l...

Josh Hutcherson: 'I could be attracted to a man one day'

October 9th, 2013 8:33pm EDT
Josh Hutcherson
Actor Josh Hutcherson has opened up about his sexuality revealing he could one day be attracted to a man.

The Hunger Games star insists he is "100 percent straight" now, but that could change in the future.

He tells Out magazine, "I would probably list myself as mostly straight. Maybe I could say right now I'm 100 percent straight. But who knows? In a f**king year, I could meet a guy and be like, 'Whoa, I'm attracted to this person.'

"I've met guys all the time that I'm like, 'Damn, that's a good-looking guy, you know?' I've never been, like, 'Oh, I want to kiss that guy.' I really love...

Josh Hutcherson is bisexual?

October 9th, 2013 6:20pm EDT
Josh Hutcherson
Josh Hutcherson is open to the idea of dating guys.
The 'Hunger Games' star has revealed he is "mostly straight" but is keeping an open mind as he is regularly attracted to men.
The 21-year-old actor told Out magazine: "I would probably list myself as mostly straight."
He added: "Maybe I could say right now I'm 100 per cent straight. But who knows? In a f**king year, I could meet a guy and be like, Whoa, I'm attracted to this person.
"I've met guys all the time that I'm like, 'Damn, that's a good-looking guy,' you know? I've never been, like, 'Oh, I want to kiss that guy.' I really love wom...

Liam Hemsworth's burger story earns him $20,000 for charity

August 26th, 2013 3:11am EDT
Liam Hemsworth
Bosses at U.S. burger chain White Castle have offered to give $20,000 (£13,300) to a charity of Liam Hemsworth's choice after the movie hunk boasted about devouring 45 of their buns on TV.

Hemsworth recently told American chat show host Jimmy Kimmel he and Josh Hutcherson split a 90-burger order after completing work on The Hunger Games.

The Australian star admitted he felt ill and threw up after gobbling up the fast food - but the story still impressed White Castle bosses, who now plan to induct the actor into its Hall of Fame - and hand him a pile of money for his favourite charity.

Official Trailer For 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Released At Comic Con

July 22nd, 2013 5:29pm EDT
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
The first official feature trailer for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire made its debut Saturday night on, arriving online shortly before it was revealed at Comic Con Saturday afternoon.

Several of the film's stars, including Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Willow Shields, Lenny Kravitz, Jena Malone and director Francis Lawrence were on hand to present the trailer and discuss the film in front of 6000 fans.

Lawrence stars as Katniss Everdeen in the sequel, co-champion of the 74th Hunger Games along with Peeta Mellark (Hutcherson), and when she returns home after her victory sh...

Jennifer Lawrence's snot dripped on Josh Hutcherson during kissing scenes

July 21st, 2013 8:41pm EDT
Josh Hutcherson
Josh Hutcherson's kissing scenes with Jennifer Lawrence on the set of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire were anything but steamy - because she was frequently sick and wiping snot from her nose during the shoot.

The co-stars opened up about their on-screen romance as Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark during a panel discussion at Comic-Con in San Diego, California over the weekend (19-21Jul13), and when a fan asked about their chemistry in the second film, the pair admitted some of the takes were especially gross.

Lawrence said, "Oh my God, we should have brought the clip with the snot... I'...

First Trailer For 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Premieres During MTV Movie Awards (Watch It Here!)

April 15th, 2013 2:06pm EDT
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
During Sunday night's MTV Movie Awards the first trailer for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire was unleashed, finally giving millions of fans a good look at the highly anticipated sequel.

Jennifer Lawrence returns as heroine Katniss Everdeen, who returns home to District 12 with fellow 74th Hunger Games winner Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson). Shortly after, the two embark on a "Victor's Tour" of the other districts and Katniss senses that a rebellion is brewing that could free the 12 districts of Panem from the rule of the Capitol.

But the sinister President Snow (Donald Sutherland) has oth...

Check Out All 11 'Capitol Portraits' From 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'

March 13th, 2013 7:52pm EDT
Effie Trinket
The buzz is rapidly building for the second chapter in Suzanne Collins' Hunger Games trilogy, Catching Fire, with 11 new "Capitol Portraits" of the key players in the story.

The nefarious President Snow (Donald Sutherland), Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence), Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson) and Haymitch Abernathy (Woody Harrelson), all return for the second film; along with Caesar Flickerman (Stanley Tucci), Cinna (Lenny Kravitz), Effie Trinket (Elizabeth Banks) and Gale Hawthorne (Liam Hemsworth).

The portraits also focus on three new characters that will be pivotal to the story and it...

Jennifer Lawrence Featured In New Character Portrait For 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'

March 6th, 2013 2:56pm EST
Five new character posters for this fall's Hunger Games sequel, Catching Fire, have been released, the latest of which showcases Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in a long white gown with a wing-like design over her shoulders (if you want to know more about the dress, you'll have to pick up a copy of Suzanne Collins's book "Catching Fire," the second installment in "The Hunger Games" trilogy).

Also making appearances in the new promo portraits are Cinna (Lenny Kravitz), the head of Katniss' design team; TV talk show host Caesar Flickerman (Stanley Tucci); Effie Trinket (Elizabeth Banks...

Katniss And Peeta Embark On Their Victory Tour In Two New Movie Posters For 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'

February 26th, 2013 4:59pm EST
Catching Fire
Two new posters for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire were recently released, showing Best Actress Oscar winner (Silver Linings Playbook) Jennifer Lawrence and co-star Josh Hutcherson as Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark embarking on their "Victory Tour" of the 12 districts of Panem for winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games.

"The Capitol proudly announces the victors of the 74th annual Hunger Games, Katniss Everdeen & Peeta Mellark, as they embark on this year’s Victory Tour!" the film's Facebook page reads. "Stay tuned to The Capitol PN for updates…"

The second book in Suzanne Collins's di...

People's Choice Awards 2013 Fashion: Emma Watson, Jennifer Lawrence, Sandra Bullock & More Sizzling Celebs!

January 10th, 2013 9:00am EST
2013 People's Choice Awards
Awards season has officially commenced! The People's Choice Awards took place in Los Angeles on Wednesday night, and the red carpet was flooded with fashionable stars.

"The Hunger Games" dominated, picking up six trophies. Lead actress Jennifer Lawrence was named "Favorite Movie Actress" and "Favorite Face of Heroism." She showed off some thigh in a short black sequined dress.

"The Perks of Being a Wallflower" star Emma Watson wore a daring and colorful graphic cut-out mini dress, while Humanitarian award winner Sandra Bullock opted for a more traditional calf-length black and blue off th...

The Top 10 Breakout Stars Of 2012

December 18th, 2012 4:07pm EST
Ginnifer Goodwin
With every year comes a new crop of stars appearing on our radar and making entertainment headlines. Some of them are new to the scene, but most are finally getting their big break after years of hard work. Here are the Top 10 Breakout Stars of 2012.

Ginnifer Goodwin: Ginnifer made waves starring in He's Just Not That into You and Big Love, but now she's star of TV hit Once Upon A Time, where she plays Snow White. Expect some huge roles soon.

Frank Ocean: Ocean has been behind many hits as a songwriter, haven written songs for Justin Bieber, John Legend, Brandy, and Beyoncé Knowles as...

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