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Nina Dobrev: 'I'm Too Young To Wed'

January 13th, 2012 11:08am EST
Nina Dobrev
Actress Nina Dobrev is adamant she has no plans to marry her The Vampire Diaries co-star Ian Somerhalder, insisting they are too young to settle down.

The stars hit headlines earlier this month following reports Somerhalder had proposed and she had turned him down.

A representative for Dobrev subsequently insisted the rumors were untrue, and the two stars have now spoken out about the gossip.

Dobrev, 23, tells Access Hollywood, "(The story is) not true at all... (I would) be wearing a ring if I had one... (Getting married young is) not my (style). I'm young. I'm really young. It's not...
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'The Vampire Diaries' Recap: The New Deal

January 12th, 2012 9:45pm EST
The Vampire Diaries
The New Year doesn’t just usher in resolutions to be a better person and practice better habits. For us TV junkies, it’s much more than that—it marks the return of all our favorite TV shows, and The Vampire Diaries is on the top of that list.

The last time we saw our beloved vampire brothers they were plotting to kill Klaus, but failed. Damon was about to end Klaus for good when Stefan stopped him (because if Damon killed Klaus, Klaus’s hybrids would’ve killed Damon), earning his freedom. Because Klaus took everything from Stefan, Stefan decided to pay the favor back, taking Klaus’s family...
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TV's Sexiest Male Stars 2012 Edition

January 7th, 2012 2:00pm EST
TV's Sexiest Male Stars 2012 Edition
Yesterday we brought you TV's sexiest female stars 2012 edition and to follow suit and not disappoint the ladies - here's our list of the sexiest males on TV.

Some of these Hollywood hunks star on your favorite shows, and a few others are making fresh starts in some of the new midseason replacement series' that have been debuting.

Check them all out and don't forget to leave us a comment below to let us know who we left off our list and who's on your list!

Ian Harding, Pretty Little Liars

Christian Kane, Leverage

Shane West, Nikita

Shemar Moore, Criminal Minds

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The 37 Hottest Male Stars Of 2011

December 20th, 2011 8:00am EST
Hottest Male Stars of 2011
Let's hear it for the boys! It's that time of year again when we honor the "37 Hottest Male Stars." Our list includes the usual suspects (Johnny Depp, Brad Pitt and George Clooney), as well as a younger crew (Taylor Lautner and Zac Efron).

Robert Pattinson dominated the big screen with "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1," and Ryan Gosling impressed critics with "Drive." We can't decide between who's the sexier magical creature on "True Blood" - Alexander Skarsgaard or Joe Manganiello.

Let's not forget the musicians: Adam Levine, Justin Bieber, Drake and other heartthrobs also make...
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Ian Somerhalder Asks For Charity Donations To Mark 33rd Birthday

December 8th, 2011 9:11am EST
Ian Somerhalder
Actor Ian Somerhalder has shown off his generous side by asking fans to donate to his charity instead of sending gifts for his birthday this week.

The Vampire Diaries star turns 33 on Thursday and he's reached out to his online followers with a special blog message.

He's urged them to support his non-profit organization, the Ian Somerhalder Foundation (ISF), which he set up to raise awareness of environmental issues.

Somerhalder writes, "I can't believe it - I'm turning 33! It's amazing to think that ISF (IS Foundation) is only celebrating its first birthday, still an infant, absorbing...
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'The Vampire Diaries' Recap: Homecoming

November 11th, 2011 3:30pm EST
The Vampire Diaries
It’s the midseason finale on “The Vampire Diaries” and you know what that means—we’ll be left at the end of the episode with more questions than answers. But before we jump to the end already, let’s start from the beginning.

Stefan makes a call to Klaus, who apparently is in Portland, and tells him that he’s daggered Michael, and he’s not lying because we see an extremely “dead” Michael lying on the floor next to him. Klaus, who’s had no knowledge that Michael was even around Mystic Falls, is obviously agitated over any news of Michael, so he demands the whole story.

Back up one hour—Stef...
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'The Vampire Diaries' Recap: Ordinary People

November 5th, 2011 8:36am EDT
The Vampire Diaries
This week’s episode of “The Vampire Diaries” begins with Rick and Elena trying to figure out what the cave markings underneath the Lockwood property read. They see names written in runic, a Viking script—And guess whose names they are? The original vampires: Klaus, Rebekah, and Elijah. This means that they’ve been in Mystic Falls long before the founding families. The last name on the wall? Michael. Michael as in the vampire hunter. Also as in, as Damon calls him, “Papa Original.”

To find out more about the history of the original vampire family, Elena decides to see if she can get any inf...
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'The Vampire Diaries' Recap: Ghost World

October 29th, 2011 10:05am EDT
The Vampire Diaries
Ghosts of the past flood Mystic Falls just in time for the Night of Illumination, another holiday-slash-celebration mumbo jumbo that the town’s founders came up with.

Mason Lockwood comes back and chains Damon to a chair with a hot poker driven through his chest while letting him burn in the sun—his form of revenge, I’m guessing. However, Damon and Stefan both don’t seem to be able to see him, despite his having a physical foothold in their world.

Jeremy is still able to see Anna, who’s always by his side. They’re being flirty and holding hands—but I don’t think he realizes that he looks ...
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'The Vampire Diaries' Recap: Smells Like Teen Spirit

October 21st, 2011 1:25pm EDT
The Vampire Diaries
After being hurt by Stefan last week, Elena decides that instead of trying to help him, she should probably help herself first. She starts her first day of school with a little bit of physical training with Rick. First lesson of the day: anti-vampire weapons. Rick tells Elena she needs to hit the weights or else it’s hopeless.

On the other hand, Stefan’s day starts with a bloody fun game of Twister, only he feeds on whatever body part the spinner lands on. Klaus left behind Stefan to keep watch over Elena, but he also decided to leave behind Rebecca, who forcibly moves into the Salvatore ...
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'The Vampire Diaries' Recap: The Reckoning

October 15th, 2011 8:00am EDT
The Vampire Diaries
This week on "The Vampire Diaries," our favorite group of supernatural teenagers tries their best to be normal high school seniors. Objective: Senior prank night. As Elena goes off on her merry way to find more materials, she runs into her almost-murderer slash boyfriend-napper. He cuts the fun short as he drags Elena back to the gym where he tells everyone to go home except for these two random kids, who’re probably going to die. Bonnie and Matt walk in, unaware of the fact that Klaus is inside. Rebecca comes in dragging Tyler in tow, who she conveniently attacked in the hallway. Klaus tel...
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'The Vampire Diaries' Recap: Disturbing Behavior

October 7th, 2011 4:04pm EDT
The Vampire Diaries
We begin back in Chicago, where Klaus and Co. are shopping for Rebecca, seeing as how she only has clothes from the 19th century. Stefan steps outside for some air and sees Katherine, who’s up to who knows what. She knows that Elena has the necklace Klaus is looking for and she wants in on whatever Stefan’s planning. Of course, Stefan says no, but you can’t blame him given Katherine’s track record.

Back in Mystic Falls, Elena and Damon are making chili for the founder’s party, which seems like another excuse just to flirt with each other. Rick walks in and immediately steps into the pseu...
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'The Vampire Diaries' Recap: The End of The Affair

September 30th, 2011 2:18pm EDT
TVD
Finally! Our favorite quasi-evil vampire is back on "The Vampire Diaries!"

Katherine rings up Damon to tip him off of Stefan and Klaus’s location. The duo is in Chicago, the place of Stefan’s old ripper days. It’s a blast from the past as we get glimpses of Stefan’s past, although he doesn’t seem to be able to remember much of it.

Back in Mystic Falls, Elena gets an early morning wake-up call from Damon broad chest. This weekend, they’re traveling to Chicago to try and get Stefan…again. On the way, Elena learns a little bit more about Stefan’s blood thirsty past through his diary entrie...
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'The Vampire Diaries' Recap: The Hybrid

September 24th, 2011 8:09am EDT
The Vampire Diaries
The new season continues with the main objective of finding Stefan. Elena refuses to give up, especially when she traces her birthday phone call to Tennessee. When Damon refuses, she asks Rick for his help, where she finds out that Klaus and Co. has been hunting werewolves. They set off on an adventure to the Smoky Mountains, where they’re hoping to come back with a plus one.

Jeremy decides to confront Matt and admit that he’s seen Vicki. He wants to hold a séance kind of thing with Matt in order to communicate with her and help her. Matt’s reluctant, but he’s on board. Him and Tyler are s...
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Backstage At The Nokia For The Emmy's HP TouchSmart Gift Lounge

September 19th, 2011 9:17pm EDT
Christina Hendricks
Awards shows always have some of the best perks in the biz and swag was definitely not lacking for the Emmy's this year at The HP TouchSmart Gift Lounge backstage at the Nokia Theatre!

Moments before winning the Emmy for Best Supporting Actor, "Modern Family’s" Ty Burrell was backstage enjoying the HP TouchSmart Gift Lounge where he was overheard telling a friend that his wife is the one who should be honored for her supporting role, saying “I’ve been unemployed most of my life, so its great to be working.”

Ty wasn’t the only star feeling the support of his loved ones at this year’s Emmy...
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'The Vampire Diaries' Returns: Third Season Premiere Recap

September 17th, 2011 8:54am EDT
The Vampire Diaries
The wait is over –everybody’s favorite vampire brothers are back!

The third season of The Vampire Diaries kicks off with some much anticipated drama: witches, vampires, werewolves, and now vampire-werewolves?

Here’s a recap of what happened…

It’s Elena’s 18th birthday, but unlike a normal teenager, she has a vampire boyfriend who has disappeared with an evil vampire-werewolf hybrid and she’s busy trying to find him instead celebrating. Damon has also been trying to track down his brother while spending time with Andie. This is probably the most time he’s spent with a human female witho...
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Ian Somerhalder Making Documentary About Eco-Scientist Who Hopes To Reverse Global Warming

August 14th, 2011 5:30pm EDT
Ian Somerhalder
The Vampire Diaries star Ian Somerhalder is stepping behind the camera to make a documentary about a scientist who is pioneering a farming system to reverse global warming - with a view to landing the guy a Nobel Prize.

The former Lost star met eco-boffin Allan Savory during a recent trip to Zimbabwe and he was so impressed with the scientist's plans to aid the world's environmental problems, he has decided to champion him on film.

Somerhalder says, "He's figured out a way to reverse climate change through agriculture, so I'm directing this documentary about him with Geoff Shotz, our came...
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Tyra Banks' Strapless Black Leather Catsuit & More Fashion At The Teen Choice Awards

August 8th, 2011 8:44am EDT
Tyra Banks
Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez were the belles of the ball at last night's Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles, taking home 11 trophies (actually surfboards) between them. But forget about the winners. We want to focus on the fashion!

Tyra Banks was catty in a black leather bodysuit, while stars such as Selena & Demi Lovato opted for dresses with tiny trains on them.

Blake Lively wore a vibrant orange dress, and Cameron Diaz chose a simple beige strapless number.

Just in case you want to know who won, check out the list HERE!

Or check out what all the gals (and guys) wore below:

Selena Go...
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Selena Gomez And Taylor Swift Dominate The 2011 Teen Choice Awards (See List Of Winners)

August 8th, 2011 7:57am EDT
Selena Gomez
Vampires and wizards ruled at the Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday, but it was a magical night for Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez.

The two stars picked up 11 awards between them - Swift six and Gomez five - including the bulk of the event's music honors.

Swift, who was feted with the Ultimate Choice Award, also picked up the Choice Female Artist, Choice Country Female and Choice Red Carpet Fashion Icon accolades, while Gomez was named Choice Female Hottie opposite boyfriend Justin Bieber and Choice TV Actress (Comedy) for her role in The Wizards of Waverly Place.

Gomez and h...
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Ian Somerhalder Talks To Congress About Wildlife Conservation

July 30th, 2011 1:29pm EDT
Ian Somerhalder
"Vampire Diaries" actor Ian Somerhalder jetted to Washington, D.C. on Thursday to urge members of Congress to push for greater preservation of natural resources.

The 32 year old is an avid environmentalist and has set up his own non-profit organization, the Ian Somerhalder Foundation, to boost awareness about humans' impact on the planet.

He testified at Capitol Hill in a four-minute speech in a bid to explain the importance of conservation wildlife, especially for those species most at risk.

In a detailed testimony, the actor listed the benefits of having tigers, rhinos, elephants, mari...
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Brits Believe Ian Somerhalder Is The Sexiest Man In Showbiz

July 7th, 2011 4:00pm EDT
Ian Somerhalder
"The Vampire Diaries" star Ian Somerhalder has fought off competition from "Gossip Girl" hunks Chace Crawford and Ed Westwick to be named the sexiest man in showbiz in a new British survey.

Westwick came second in the poll for Britain's Cosmopolitan magazine, while his co-star came sixth. "Twilight" actor Robert Pattinson was voted third, while Johnny Depp came fourth and Taylor Lautner rounded out the top five.

Last summer Ian's vampire character in "The Vampire Diaries" beat "Twilight's" Edward Cullen to be crowned America's Sexiest Beast.

However, Pattinson and Lautner lead Glamour m...
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Nina Dobrev & Ian Somerhalder Cuddle Up & Lavigne Says 'F' Word At MuchMusic Video Awards

June 20th, 2011 8:34am EDT
Ian Somerhalder & Nina Dobrev
"Vampire Diaries" co-stars Nina Dobrev and Ian Somerhalder went public with their off-screen romance at the MuchMusic Video Awards in Canada on Sunday by turning up to the event hand-in-hand.

The stars, who play lovers in the supernatural TV hit, sparked speculation they are together after they were snapped enjoying a romantic stroll in Paris, France.

And the pair, who have reportedly been dating for a year, showed they were ready to make their romance known with a display of affection at the awards ceremony.

Asked by reporters which act he was most looking forward to seeing, Somerhalder...
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Nina Dobrev Dating Ian Somerhalder?

May 26th, 2011 8:42am EDT
Nina Dobrev
Vampire Diaries co-stars Nina Dobrev and Ian Somerhalder have sparked speculation they've found love off-screen after enjoying a romantic stroll in Paris.

The stars, who play love interests in the supernatural series, walked arm-in-arm as they took in the sights together in the French capital on Tuesday.

Upon arrival in the city, Somerhalder took to his Twitter.com page and told followers he was looking forward to enjoying his vacation.

He tweeted, "Just got up, first day in Paris with no work must go play a bit, it's healthy. Thank you for the warm welcome everyone here, it's really ...
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'LOST': The Ten Best Episodes

April 6th, 2011 8:34am EDT
LOST
Now that 'LOST' has been off the air almost a year, it seems the appropriate time to re-visit the series.

In the coming weeks, I will re-visit many series - some old, some new, some current - and reveal my picks for the ten best episodes of each.

With the 'LOST' anniversary looming, here then is my list of the ten best episodes of the series, in descending order. It was very difficult to narrow down. Do you agree? Please sound off in the comments.

10. 'There's No Place Like Home' - Season 4, Episode 13

The fourth season finale features bloody battles (Ben stabbing Keamy), emotional ...
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Vampire Diaries' Final Full Moon — and 6 Other Spoilers

February 3rd, 2011 1:10pm EST
Ian Somerhalder, Michael Trevino, Paul Wesley | Photo Credits: B
As Vampire Diaries dives into the second half of Season 2, the impending vampire-werewolf conflict will culminate in the season's final full moon — which executive producer Julie Plec says will be filled with "bad, bad things." That's not the only trouble Mystic Falls will see. Get the scoop from the cast below:

Vampire Diaries' Michaela McManus: Brady's arrival brings destruction — and answers

The Vampire-Werewolf War: The conflict between the vampires and werewolves "is going from a simmer to a boil," Plec says. In the center of it all: star-crossed maybe-lovers werewolf Tyler (Micha...
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37 Hottest Male Stars Of 2010

December 30th, 2010 8:00am EST
Hottest Male Stars
Yesterday we celebrated the 37 Hottest Female Stars Of 2010, and today it's the men's turn. There were tons of sexy actors, musicians and stars on our radar this year. Check 'em all out below!

Leonardo DiCaprio rocked the big screen with "Inception" and "Shutter Island." He also survived an emergency landing at JFK airport in New York City when the plane he was in experienced an engine failure. That didn't stop him from continuing on to Russia for a tiger conservation event hours after getting caught in the mid-air plane scare.

Johnny Depp

Robert Pattinson

Robert Downey Jr.

U...
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Audrina Patridge Announces Nominees For People's Choice Awards; 'Twilight' Leads With Eight

November 10th, 2010 12:11am EST
Audrina Patridge
Audrina Patridge looked smoking hot in a strapless purple cocktail dress when she announced the 2011 People's Choice Awards nominees Tuesday morning in West Hollywood's London Hotel.

"The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" looks set to steal the show at January's People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles - the film has picked up the lion's share of nominations.

The sequel scored eight nominations to become one of only three movies to land multiple nods when the announcement was made on Tuesday.

The film will compete for favorite Movie and favorite Drama while its stars Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson...
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'Vampire Diaries' Cast Is Hot & Sweaty In New Poster

October 21st, 2010 3:30pm EDT
The Vampire Diaries
Check out the sexy new poster The CW just released for "The Vampire Diaries." Which team are you - Damon or Stefan? We can't decide!

Despite Elena’s efforts to keep Jeremy safe, he offers to help Damon and Alaric deal with Katherine in tonight's new episode.

Sheriff Forbes and Caroline share a few rare moments of quality mother/daughter time. Bonnie accidentally discovers new information about Mason and shares it with Stefan, leading Damon to take matters into his own hands.

Click for more great Nina Dobrev pictures:
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Hot Legs: Nina Dobrev Sizzles At The 2010 Scream Awards

October 18th, 2010 1:10pm EDT
Nina Dobrev
Nina Dobrev arrived at the Spike TV 2010 Scream Awards Saturday night looking spec-tac-ular in a short, tight, low cut, long sleeved dress from Rock & Republic showing off her perfect gams. All we can say is 'wow.' She paired the dress with a Pavia bag.

The 21-year-old "Vampire Diaries" actress was born Nina Constantinova Dobreva in Sofia, Bulgaria, and at the age of two her parents uprooted and moved the family to Canada.

"The Vampire Diaries" is based on the bestselling book series of the same name and is the tale of two vampire brothers (Ian Somerhalder and Paul Wesley) after a girl (D...
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Vampires Win Big At Scream Awards (Hot Pics!)

October 18th, 2010 7:56am EDT
Scream Awards
Vampires ruled at the 2010 Scream Awards in Los Angeles on Saturday night with "Twilight's" Kristen Stewart and the cast of TV drama "True Blood" winning big prizes at the city's Greek Theater.

Stewart picked up the Best Fantasy Actress honour at the event, held to applaud all things sci-fi, and "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" was named Best Fantasy Movie. It was also a big night for "True Blood," which picked up Best TV Show from number one fan Marilyn Manson.

The drama also claimed the Holy Sh--! Scene of the Year accolade for its much-publicized head-twisting sex encounter, while "True Bl...
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Hugh Jackman Shows Off His Guns

September 24th, 2010 3:00pm EDT
Hugh Jackman
We spotted Hugh Jackman, currently bulking up for "X-Men Origins: Wolverine 2," return home in New York City today. He showed off his bulging muscles following an early morning workout. We likey!

Hugh was recently beaten by Matthew McConaughey in a "Sexiest Bikini Body" vote in Parade magazine. He was listed along with Zac Efron and David Beckham.

He was also beaten by "The Vampire Diaries" star Ian Somerhalder in a "Sexiest Beast" poll by Entertainment Weekly magazine.

We think Hugh was robbed! He deserves a best body or beast designation, don' you think?

Click for more great Hugh Ja...
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