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Jamie Lee Curtis developing film about gay baseball player Glenn Burke

March 3rd, 2014 8:30pm EST
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Actress Jamie Lee Curtis is developing a film based on the life of gay 1970s baseball player Glenn Burke.

The Halloween star has teamed up with Lost in Translation producer Ross Katz to develop the movie, which will detail Burke's time as an outfielder for the Los Angeles Dodgers and Oakland Athletics in the '70s, when he opened up about his sexuality to his teammates and management officials.

Katz will also write the script for Out At Home: The Glenn Burke Story, which will be based on the late sportsman's own memoir, according to Deadline.com.

Curtis says, "With (openly gay college f...
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Prince to make cameo appearance on New Girl

December 13th, 2013 6:20am EST
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Prince is set to make a cameo appearance on 'New Girl'.
The 'Purple Rain' hitmaker will be making his TV debut on the upcoming Super Bowl episode of the hit FOX sitcom, which stars Zooey Deschanel as loveable Jess Day.
The singer is set to cause drama between fan favorite pairing Nick (Jake Johnson) and Jess (Zooey Deschanel), according to DrFunkenberry.com.
A show source told the website: "Prince actually reached out to the show. He is a big fan and wanted to do it. We were blown away and agreed immediately."
The episode is said to be centred around Prince's infamous star-studded house par...
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Jamie Lee Curtis stands by Seth MacFarlane criticism

October 17th, 2013 3:20pm EDT
Jamie Lee Curtis
Jamie Lee Curtis stands by her criticism of Seth MacFarlane.
The 'Freaky Friday' star blasted the 'Family Guy' creator earlier this year after she was offended by his performance as host of the Academy Awards earlier this year.
Asked about her reaction to his "boobs song" skit - which recounted nude scenes by female actresses on screen - she stood by her opinion it was "inappropriate" for the occasion.
She told Entertainment Weekly: "As we are learning in everything, numbers are the only thing people care about, and maybe ever cared about. I mean, it's a business, I get that.
"Seth MacFarl...
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Jamie Lee Curtis to team up with Halloween H2O director for TV series

September 20th, 2013 3:12am EDT
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Jamie Lee Curtis is reteaming with her Halloween H2O director for a creepy new TV series.

The actress and Steve Miner are working together to bring a project called The Final Girls to the small screen.

According to Deadline.com, Curtis will play a mysterious mentor to a group of girls who are all survivors of their own horrific incidents.
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Jamie Lee Curtis 'Rescued' By Jodie Foster After Serious Car Accident

August 2nd, 2013 4:02pm EDT
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Actress Jamie Lee Curtis was hospitalized following a car accident in Venice, California on Thursday afternoon when the SUV she was a passenger in slammed into a BMW.

Curtis received minor injuries and was taken to a nearby hospital where she was treated and released, while the unidentified driver of the vehicle sustained more serious injuries, according to TMZ.com. The status of the driver is currently unknown.

Immediately following the accident, witnesses told TMZ that Curtis called pal Jodie Foster, who arrived on the scene before emergency service officials.
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Jodie Foster Saves Jamie Lee Curtis From Car Crash

August 2nd, 2013 12:15pm EDT
Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster rescued Jamie Lee Curtis from a car crash.

The 'Panic Room' star lived up to her action heroine status, rushing to help her close friend when she called her from the scene of the accident in Las Vegas, California, on Thursday (08.01.13).

Jamie and one other person were taken to hospital in the back of two separate ambulances after the black Yukon SUV the 54-year-old star was travelling in crashed into a BMW vehicle.

According to TMZ, a witness to the incident saw the stricken 'Freaky Friday' star call Jodie, 50, who arrived within minutes to comfort her pal.

Jamie's injurie...
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Jamie Lee Curtis hospitalised after car crash

August 1st, 2013 8:41pm EDT
Jamie Lee Curtis
Actress Jamie Lee Curtis has been hospitalised following a car accident in Venice, California on Thursday (01Aug13).

Reports suggest the A Fish Called Wanda star was a passenger in a Yukon SUV, which crashed into a BMW.

Curtis and another person were taken to the hospital in two separate ambulances, according to TMZ.com, but the actress was quickly treated for minor injuries and released.

A witness to the crash tells the website that Curtis called pal Jodie Foster immediately after the collision and the Silence of the Lambs star beat emergency services officials to the scene to offer her...
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Jamie Lee Curtis, Jane Fonda Take Aim At Oscars 'We Saw Your Boobs' Song

March 5th, 2013 9:44am EST
Jamie Lee Curtis
It's no surprise that Seth MacFarlane offended some viewers while hosting the Academy Awards last month. The "Family Guy" creator is known for his crass humor.

Just days after the Parents Television Council called on Oscar bosses to make sure MacFarlane doesn't host again, Jamie Lee Curtis came forward to express her distaste for the funnyman's performance.

In particular, Curtis was offended by the "We Saw Your Boobs" segment in which MacFarlane poked fun at past and present Best Actress Oscar winners for baring their breasts on film.
 
Curtis wrote on the Huffington Post: "As an Academy ...
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Jamie Lee Curtis Selling 'Halloween' Memorabilia For Charity

November 2nd, 2012 3:10pm EDT
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Jamie Lee Curtis is auctioning off items from the set of her classic horror movie Halloween to raise money for the Children's Hospital Los Angeles.

The True Lies star, who made her movie debut in the 1978 film, is donating a handful of memorabilia, including the iconic mask worn by murderer Michael Myers and the original clapboard used during filming, to bosses at fan convention HorrorHound to help raise funds for the California medical centre.

The items will go under the hammer in Indianapolis, Indiana on November 18th and 19th.

She tells Jay Leno, "I'm on the board of Children's Hosp...
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Jamie Lee Curtis Upstages Heidi Klum, Shows Off Her Plunging Neckline At Hospital Fundraiser

October 22nd, 2012 8:59am EDT
Jamie Lee Curtis
Jamie Lee Curtis flaunted her curvy figure at the Children's Hospital Gala "Noche de Ninos" honoring the Walt Disney Company in Los Angeles over the weekend.

The 53-year-old wore a black skirt and a revealing white jacket that showed off her ample cleavage. The grey-haired star looked pretty hot! We think she even upstaged former Heidi Klum at the gala!

The actress recently guest starred in the television series "NCIS." She is also a successful children's book author.

One of Hollywood's original "Scream Queens" for her work in the 1978 film "Halloween," Starpulse also featured her in it...
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Blu-Ray Review: 'Terror Train - Collector's Edition'

October 17th, 2012 10:00am EDT
Terror Train
Ready to take a train ride from hell with a young and nubile Jamie Lee Curtis...again? Then check out our review of the new to Blu-ray "Terror Train - Collector’s Edition," out Oct. 16 from Shout! Factory’s new genre division Scream Factory. The review of the raging rails takes off below!

Title: "Terror Train - Collector's Edition"

Grade: 3

Cast: Jamie Lee Curtis, Ben Johnson, David Copperfield

Director: Roger Spottiswoode

Rating: R

Runtime: 97 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: "Terror Train" is clas...
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What Are The Top 14 Most Memorable Topless Scenes On Film?

October 10th, 2012 9:06pm EDT
Phoebe Catest Fast Times at Ridgemont High
There are dozens of actresses who have no problem taking off their tops for the sake of a movie role, and their choices can end up either hurting or helping their careers.

Some stars say they'd do it only if the "right role" came along; and others simply refuse to go topless for any reason. And sometimes an actress's decision to go topless for a role can overshadow the movie itself -- which can be good (Demi Moore in Striptease) or bad (Jessica Biel in Powder Blue).

With the advent of the internet, many of these scenes now live on forever, but with topless and nude scenes a-dime-a-dozen, ...
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Silver Foxes: Sexy Grey & White Haired Celebrities

October 2nd, 2012 1:00pm EDT
Helen Mirren
Most people in Hollywood don't like to reveal their true age, but there are exceptions. Helen Mirren, who fluxuates between white and white/blonde hair, proudly wears her true color on screen and off.

Last year the actress, 67, was named the best body in show business by members of British gym chain LA Fitness. Apparently, age (and hair color) doesn't matter.

Some younger stars are also embracing the white/grey trend. Singers P!nk, Adam Lambert and Ellie Goulding have all experimented with the pigment-free shade.

George Clooney is often spotted with whisps of grey unless a film role call...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Halloween II" (Collector's Edition)

September 19th, 2012 10:00am EDT
Halloween 2
Curtis. Pleasence. Myers. All are back for another pumpkin carving contest with the Blu-ray arrival of the Collector’s Edition of "Halloween II," out now from Shout! Factory. Follow the review mayhem below!

Title: "Halloween II" (Collector’s Edition)

Grade: 2 1/2

Cast: Jamie Lee Curtis, Donald Pleasence, Lance Guest

Director: Rick Rosenthal

Rating: R

Runtime: 185 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: I never though revisiting this material was a stroke of genius. There was a visceral and instinctual horr...
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52-Year-Old Jamie Lee Curtis Looks Amazing In A Short, Little Black Dress

October 26th, 2011 11:00am EDT
Jamie Lee Curtis
Jamie Lee Curtis showed off her great legs in a little black dress yesterday. She attended the 3rd Annual Peer to Peer "The Art of Human Engagement Through Effective Storytelling" event in Los Angeles.

We have no problem understanding why the actress was once known as "The Body" (a title she shared with supermodel Elle MacPherson). Curtis cemented her sexy symbol status when she appeared topless in the 1983 film "Trading Places." She later appeared topless in 2001's "The Tailor Of Panama" at age 42.

Of course, we could never forget the "sexy" dance scene she did for Arnold Schwarzenegger ...
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Top 10 Body Swap Movies

August 5th, 2011 8:33am EDT
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This weekend, Jason Bateman and Ryan Reynolds will add their names to the long and distinguished list of actors who have tackled the “body swap” movie. In “The Change-Up,” Bateman and Reynolds play friends with drastically different lifestyles: Bateman is the devoted husband and father, Reynolds is the philandering playboy. After a night of drinking, the two wake up in each other’s bodies, something neither of them really wanted.

Body swap movies have been around for a long time and are usually quite entertaining, if formulaic and predictable. Here’s our list of the Top Ten Body Swap Movi...
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Ricky Gervais Gets 'Spinal Tap' Guitar For His 50th Birthday

June 29th, 2011 12:29pm EDT
Ricky Gervais
Ricky Gervais received an extra-special gift to mark his 50th birthday - a guitar used in classic comedy This Is Spinal Tap.

The British funnyman is close pals with Christopher Guest, who played musician Nigel Tufnel in the 1984 mockumentary about a rock band, and they headed out for a meal to celebrate Gervais reaching the milestone on Saturday.

And when Guest and his wife Jamie Lee Curtis handed over a pile of gifts for The Office creator, he was stunned to unwrap a Fender guitar used by Guest in the spoof movie.

In a blog post detailing how he spent his big day, Gervais writes, "Wo...
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Tina Fey Seduces Arnold Schwarzenegger, 'True Lies' Style

April 19th, 2011 11:00am EDT
Tina Fey
One of the best moments in Date Night is when Tina Fey and Steve Carell have to pole dance for a coked-up politician, in a friendly nod to the True Lies scene involving Jamie Lee Curtis and Arnold Schwarzenegger. Well, thanks to the internet, we now have a video of Tina Fey attempting to seduce the Governator.

Watch the Video Below:

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Tina Fey has never played a character with smooth dance moves, so there isn't a lot to work with here. However, it is still amusing to watch Arnold's reactions to several of her Liz Lemon moves from 30 Rock.

Arnold's currently working on a cartoon ti...
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Arnold Schwarzenegger Loves 'True Lies 2' Script

March 21st, 2011 12:12pm EDT
Premiere Of Dark Sky Films'
Now that California's been Governated, Arnold Schwarzenegger has a lot of time on his hands, and purportedly wants to get back to what he does best, i.e. snapping bad guy necks, using them as human shields, and making a barely discernible quip. Onscreen.

Many of the franchises he put on the map have found a way to carry on without him during his term in office, be it Predators, Terminators, Conans, Total Recalls, even Batmans. How the latter has managed to "kick some ice" without him we'll never know. It seemed very possible that another of his signature roles, superspy Harry Tasker in "Tr...
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Jamie Lee Curtis Makes Menswear Sexy

February 25th, 2011 5:00pm EST
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Jamie Lee Curtis wore a white tuxedo suit for dinner at BOA steakhouse in West Hollywood yesterday. She's looking pretty good for 52, don't you think?

Jamie's topless shot in "Trading Places" recently came fourth in a new poll to find the most paused movie moments.

She stars in "You Again," which is now on on Blu-ray and DVD. In the film a high-powered PR professional discovers that her brother is about to marry the woman who made her high school life a living hell.
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Sharon Stone's Flashing & Jennifer Lopez's Bum Top List Of Most Paused Film Scenes

February 24th, 2011 4:00pm EST
Jennifer Lopez
Sharon Stone's provocative leg-crossing scene in "Basic Instinct" has topped a new poll to find the most paused movie moments.

The actress reveals she isn't wearing any underwear beneath her short skirt as she uncrosses her legs while being interrogated by cops in the 1992 thriller - a scene which was frozen by more than a third of fans in a poll by Lovefilm.com.

The X-rated moment put Stone ahead of runner-up Jennifer Lopez, who bared her butt in 2010 comedy "The Back-Up Plan," while third place went to a blooper in 1977 hit "Star Wars," when a Stormtrooper hits his head on a ceiling.

J...
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Check Out 'You Again' On DVD, Blu-ray & Download, Feb. 8

February 8th, 2011 7:06am EST
You Again
A high-powered PR professional discovers that her brother is about to marry the woman who made her high school life a living hell in "You Again," starring Kristen Bell and Odette Yustman.

Back in her teens, Marni (Bell) was a little awkward. These days she's a successful career woman, but the memories of being tormented by popular cheerleader Joanna (Yustman) still make her break into a cold sweat. Flying home for her brother's Will's wedding, Marni realizes to her horror that she will soon be sister-in-law to the pompon-wielding mean girl who once humiliated her in front of the entire st...
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Dana Delany Left With 'Droopy' Eye After Botox

October 4th, 2010 9:18pm EDT
Dana Delaney
"Desperate Housewives" star Dana Delany has warned women against face-freezing Botox injections because her own experience was so harrowing, it left her with a "droopy" eye.

The actress, 54, admits she tried the procedure in 2003 on the advice of her skin doctor - to help her stay wrinkle-free.

But the medic had had little practice in how to correctly inject the formula and one shot was enough to make Delany swear off Botox for life.

She tells Prevention magazine, "Seven years ago, I had never heard of Botox. My dermatologist was saying, 'You should try it.' He injected my forehead, hit ...
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Tony Curtis' Memorial Service Set For Monday

October 2nd, 2010 8:00am EDT
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Hollywood legend Tony Curtis will be honored by close friends and family at a private memorial service in Las Vegas on Monday.

The Some Like It Hot star passed away on Wednesday after suffering a cardiac arrest. He is survived by his sixth wife Jill Vandenberg Curtis, who he wed in 1998, and his five children, including actress Jamie Lee Curtis.

Jamie Lee delivered a touching tribute to her father following the tragedy, insisting his legacy will live on through his "great performances". And the family will gather to pay tribute to the star in a small ceremony next week, reports CNN.

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Jamie Lee Curtis: 'My Father's Legacy Will Live On'

September 30th, 2010 4:50pm EDT
Jamie Lee Curtis
Actress Jamie Lee Curtis has paid a touching tribute to her late father, Hollywood icon Tony Curtis, insisting his legacy will live on through his "great performances".

The Some Like It Hot star passed away at his home in Las Vegas on Wednesday after suffering a cardiac arrest at the age of 85. His daughter Lee Curtis has heaped praise on her dad, insisting they shared a mutual respect for one another's professions, despite their difficult relationship following his bitter divorce from her actress mother Janet Leigh.

In a statement released on Thursday, she says, "My father leaves behin...
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Tony Curtis Dies At 85

September 30th, 2010 8:13am EDT
Tony Curtis
Hollywood legend Tony Curtis has died at the age of 85. Jamie Lee Curtis' actor father passed away on Wednesday. No further details were available as WENN went to press.

Born Bernard Schwartz to Jewish immigrants from Hungary, the star endured a tough upbringing in the Bronx borough of New York, which saw him spend a year in an orphanage with his younger brother Julius because his parents were too poor to feed them.

He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II before deciding to pursue his love of acting and enrolling in the Dramatic Workshop of The New School in New York with German di...
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Jamie Lee Curtis On High School Cliques, Family And 'You Again'

September 24th, 2010 11:00am EDT
Jamie Lee Curtis You Again
We don’t see Jamie Lee Curtis as much as we used to. She still acts and she’s still a huge star, but she’s also an author and she’s also a spokesperson for Activia Yogurt. Unless you’re a kids who reads books and sees movies and eats yogurt, it may seem like Curtis isn’t around as much.

She’s back on screen in You Again, a comedy about dealing with your high school nemesis. Her son is marrying the mean girl who tormented her daughter, but it turns out said fiance’s aunt is HER high school nemesis. Since it’s a comedy, nobody deals with it maturely. They even have a dance off where Curtis r...
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This Week's Shining and Falling Stars: Jamie Lee Curtis & Sigourney Weaver And Lindsay Lohan

September 24th, 2010 9:27am EDT
Shinning Falling Star
Shining Star – Jamie Lee Curtis and Sigourney Weaver: This week two talented actresses get to bask in the glory of snagging the “Shining Star” title due to a perfectly planned fashion faux pas.

Jamie Lee Curtis and Sigourney Weaver have a sense of humor and know a good PR move when they see one because they both showed up in the same dress (gasp!) to the premiere of their new film, “You Again”.

The identical dress move was a play on a scene in the movie where both ladies wear the same gown to a wedding.

Donning matching David Meister dresses, the two Hollywood vets acted as if they wer...
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Jamie Lee Curtis Turned Down 'Dancing With The Stars'

September 24th, 2010 8:23am EDT
Jamie Lee Curtis
Jamie Lee Curtis is considering a return to the dancefloor after watching Jennifer Grey strut her stuff on TV show "Dancing With The Stars."

The actress, who played a keep-fit aerobics instructor in 1985's "Plenty," was in the audience for the season premiere on Monday, cheering on "Dirty Dancing" star Grey.

And she enjoyed the experience so much, she plans to show up weekly.

Curtis tells news show "Access Hollywood" she declined an invitation to join Grey on the celebrity dancefloor this season, but seriously considered the challenge.

She says, "(I said) I won't be able to do it becaus...
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Seeing Double: Sigourney Weaver & Jamie Lee Curtis Wear The Same Dress

September 23rd, 2010 4:00pm EDT
You Again
Jamie Lee Curtis & Sigourney Weaver had a bit of fun at the "You Again" premiere in Los Angeles yesterday by wearing the same dress - mimicking a scene from the film.

The actresses, who play former high school rivals in the film, thought it would be funny to wear the same David Meister dress to the Hollywood screening - and then pretended to be mad about each other's choice.

Weaver raged, "I am so furious... Heads are gonna roll."

And Curtis added, "I knew we were both going to wear David Meister... but he didn't tell me she was gonna do it."

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