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These Celebrities Have An Amazing Talent

November 4th, 2014 2:37pm EST
C'est Magnifique! Celebs Who Speak Three Or More Languages
Many celebrities are bilingual, but those who speak three or more languages are even more impressive.

Salma Hayek Pinault ("Frida," "Puss In Boots," "Grown Ups") was born in Mexico, and her native language is Spanish. She also speaks English, Portuguese and Arabic fluently. She is married to French billionaire Francois-Henri Pinault, so we suspect she speaks his language as well. But she's modest. She told David Letterman in 2013: "My French is just a humiliation every time I try to do it...I'm just not good at it."

Viggo Mortensen ("Lord of the Rings," "Hidalgo," "A History of Viole...
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Head And Shoulders Above The Rest: The 15 Tallest Actresses In Hollywood

April 30th, 2014 7:00pm EDT
Gwendoline Christie
We recently profiled the tallest actors in show business, so naturally we wanted to also honor the women who stand out - for both their height and acting ability.

Gwendoline Christie, 6'3". Christie plays the towering Brienne in Game of Thrones and told Stylist, "As someone who has always felt at times pretty genderless because of my size, it interests me to challenge ideas of prejudice and femininity and what it is to be a woman."

Brigitte Nielsen, 6'1". At the height of her fame in the 80s, the danish actress was unfairly branded an "amazon" by several newspapers when she was marrie...
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Celebrities That Turn 50 In 2014

January 2nd, 2014 11:00am EST
Sandra Bullock
Welcome to day two of 2014! Looking back in time 50 years ago, the year was 1964. Major events of that year included President Johnson being re-elected by a landslide over Barry Goldwater. The investigation of John F. Kennedy's assassination by the Warren Commission concluded that Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone in the killing of the President. In the civil rights movement, three workers were murdered in Mississippi during the "Freedom Summer," and Anchorage, Alaska was hit by a massive earthquake.

In pop culture, Beatlemania had officially hit North America and on February 9 of that year, s...
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Weird Celebrity News Roundup: Famke Janssen's Creepy Burglar, Lamar Odom's Foot Fetish & More

August 16th, 2013 5:00pm EDT
Famke Janssen
Weird and unusual things sometimes happen in the lives of celebrities. Here's a roundup of this week's strangest stories...

A burglar broke into Famke Janssen's New York City apartment last week but didn't steal anything. Instead, the intruder simply left the children's book "The Lonely Doll" next to her bed.

Now that's just creepy!

The actress filed a police report and claimed she had never seen the book before or owned it.

But here's the weird part. After going through surveillance video, authorities found no evidence of a break-in at her Soho penthouse, according to The Post. There w...
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A.M. Roundup : Famke's Creepy Intruder, Gaga Channels Michael Jackson, Models Going Commando & More!

August 14th, 2013 10:52am EDT
Famke Janssen
Famke Janssen (known to X-Men fans as Jean Grey) was greeted by an unpleasant surprise the other night, when she came home to find a book on her bed, that she didn't put there, or even own for that matter. The details surrounding the specifics of the book are even creepier - and we won't spoil and skin-crawling surprises here. But seriously - creepy. (story)

Artist and producer Dillon Fancis has targeted Katy Perry's newest single ROAR, claiming that the actress stole ideas from a music video of his, to use in hers. ROAR has already been compared to Sarah Bareilles' Brave already, so it ...
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Intruder Leaves Book By Famke Janssen's Bed During Creepy Break In

August 14th, 2013 9:22am EDT
Famke Janssen
Famke Janssen had a creepy experience over the weekend. A burglar broke into her New York City apartment and left the children's book "The Lonely Doll" next to her bed. Nothing was stolen.

According to TMZ.com, the actress filed a police report and claimed she had never seen the book before or owned it. A police officer told the NY Post: "She walked into her bedroom and noticed a children's book standing on the shelf beside her bed."

Scary!

Janssen believes the break in happened while she was running errands on Saturday night. She is the only person who has access to her Greenwich Villag...
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Famke Janssen To Reprise Jean Grey Role In 'The Wolverine'

March 26th, 2013 11:13am EDT
Famke Janssen
Famke Janssen will reprise her role as Jean Grey in The Wolverine.

The Dutch actress will return to the X-Men franchise as the telekinetic superhero with a cameo appearance in the upcoming Hugh Jackman-starring action flick, a new teaser trailer has confirmed.

The six-second clip, which was uploaded to video sharing website Vine by the film's director James Mangold, teases the return of Jean Grey, who was last seen in 2006's X-Men: The Last Stand.

Janssen first played the heroine in 2000's 'X-Men' and 2003 follow-up 'X2'.

The surprise cameo follows in the footsteps of Janssen's fellow o...
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Lily Collins, Madeleine Stowe & Anne Hathaway Stand Out At Costume Designers Guild Awards

February 20th, 2013 12:00pm EST
Lily Collins
The 15th Annual Costume Designers Guild Awards was a star-studded event in Beverly Hills on Tuesday.

British actress Lily Collins was a showstopper in a black floor-length gown with a plunging neckline and a giant white bow on the back. Her Snow White film "Mirror, Mirror" won the award for Excellence in Fantasy Film.

"Revenge" star Madeleine Stowe, 54, looked stunning in black corset-like dress.

Anne Hathaway wore a gold Gucci mini dress and was honored with the Lacoste Spotlight Award. The accolade honors actors and directors for their collaborations with costume designers.

Film an...
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Best & Worst Dressed At The 2013 Critics' Choice Movie Awards

January 11th, 2013 9:01am EST
Critic's Choice Awards Fashion
On the heels of Wednesday's People's Choice Awards, the stars filled the red carpet at the 18th Annual Critic's Choice Movie Awards on Thursday.

Jennifer Lawrence, who took home the Best Actress In A Comedy award for "Silver Linings Playbook," looked incredible in a black draped Gurung gown with a train.

Also a hit was "Les Miserables" actress Anne Hathaway in a metallic floor-length Oscar de la Renta gown.

Hathaway's co-star Amanda Seyfried didn't impress us so much with her topknot hairstyle and Mario Schwab blue lace dress.

And perhaps Eva Longoria looked better in person, but her Mo...
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Famke Janssen Refuses To Have Plastic Surgery

October 1st, 2012 4:14pm EDT
Famke Janssen
Actress Famke Janssen is refusing to follow the Hollywood cosmetic surgery trend because she is terrified of going under the knife.

The 48-year-old X-Men star, who has embraced writing and directing in recent years, insists she would much rather step behind the camera than fight the ageing process.

She says, "Gravity will work against you. You can try to fight the process, but you're not going to win the battle. I'd rather focus on writing and directing than trips to the dermatologist or to the hospital, which frankly terrify me...

"There is something about plastic surgery that doesn'...
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Famke Janssen Named Global Water Ambassador

March 13th, 2012 10:43pm EDT
Famke Janssen
Actress Famke Janssen is helping to raise awareness about the need to conserve water resources as the new global spokesperson for a leading environmental organization.

The X-Men star, a United Nations Goodwill Ambassador, has been appointed the Green Cross' first Water Ambassador and she will work with charity officials to provide safe drinking water and sanitation to communities in less developed countries.

She says, "Water is the source of all life but I fear it will be the source of future conflicts if we do not act now to conserve the planet's reservoirs of water and find ways to shar...
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New Bond Girl Berenice Marlohe Looks Red Hot At 'Skyfall' Photocall

November 3rd, 2011 10:30am EDT
Berenice Marlohe
Daniel Craig, Naomie Harris, and Berenice Marlohe attended the photocall for "Skyfall," the 23rd James Bond movie, in London today. The film's official title was released at the event.

Berenice is a French actress who has starred primarily on TV shows in her native country.

Film execs recently scrapped plans to shoot a high-action train sequence in India. They chose to film the scenes in South Africa after negotiations fell through.

"Skyfall" also stars Javier Bardem, Judi Dench, Ralph Fiennes, and Albert Finney. The film is set for release in November 2013.

CHECK OUT SOME PHOTOS OF O...
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Eva Mendes Dating Ryan Gosling?

September 6th, 2011 2:21pm EDT
Eva Mendes
Eva Mendes appears to have found a new sweetheart in Ryan Gosling - the cute couple was spotted holding hands and kissing at Disneyland in California over the Labor Day weekend.

The pair has become close while shooting new movie The Place Beyond the Pines together - after a longtime friendship reportedly blossomed into romance. And they weren't hiding their feelings for each other at the happiest place on earth on Saturday.

An onlooker tells Us Weekly magazine, "They were very playful. Eva was skipping around like a little girl... She would lean into him and she held his arm the entire ...
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Hottest Female Action Stars

July 23rd, 2010 11:00am EDT
Salt
Men are not the only ones who can find success as action stars in Hollywood. There are a few kick-ass, gorgeous ladies who can hold their own as they fight, fire guns, do their own stunts and look hot while doing so.

One of our favorite action stars and one of the most beautiful and talented women in Hollywood is Angelina Jolie. Her film, Salt, one of the most anticipated films of the summer, hits theaters today and it is a must see. Taking the part of Evelyn Salt, after it was originally penned for Tom Cruise, Angie proves that she can dominate the role and the box office as an action sta...
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7 Not-So-Scary Movies

October 29th, 2009 9:45am EDT
The Blair Witch Project
Halloween is slowly approaching and you know what that means; a time for endless costume parties and for the sentimental ones, a time to cuddle up in front of the TV screen to get a healthy dose of scary movie marathons. Though there are oodles of horror films begging for the dust to be blown off of them, there are the others that are not worth pressing the play button on - simply because they tend to lack the scary in scary movies. Here are 7 films whose fright level is hardly lukewarm.

7. Grudge (2004)

The 2004 remake of the Japanese film Ju-on: The Grudge is the first installment i...
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Spotlight On Taraji P. Henson

July 30th, 2009 10:01am EDT
Taraji P. Henson
A star was born in Southeast Washington, D.C. on September 11, 1970 and her name is Taraji Penda Henson, otherwise known as Taraji P. Henson. The first name Taraji means "hope" and the middle name Penda means "love," both being of Swahili origin.

No one can argue against the fact that this 38 year old single mother, with one teenage son, has certainly paid her dues to get to her current level of success. Henson is a graduate of Howard University where she transferred to, earning a degree in Theater Arts. To put herself through college she worked as a secretary at the Pentagon and wait...
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The 2008 Movie Quiz

January 1st, 2009 1:00pm EST
Dark Knight
That was the year that was! A year of babies, blockbusters, Bond and Batman - but were you paying attention?

As the Tinseltown gossip merry-go-round prepares for its final spin of 2008, we thought we'd offer you a Christmas feast of posers from the year's big stars, films and events.

So, prop up a plastic palm tree, tell granny to take a break from the Botox and get ready for a little light-hearted befuddlement.

Eyes down...

1. What are the names of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's twin babies?

a. Emme and Max

b. Vivienne and Knox

c. Maddox and Shiloh

d. Bill an...
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Must-See Movies of 2009

December 26th, 2008 10:00am EST
Watchmen
As 2008 comes to an end, it is time to close the book on the entertainment experiences that we have had this year. Yes, Transformers blew our minds. Girls, Sex and the City blew your minds. To anyone who watched The Haunting of Molly Hartley, I'm sure you want your money back as well. It is time to put all of that behind us, however, and look forward to a new year, and new movies that none of us should miss.

Defiance (Release Date: 01/16/09)

Director: Edward Zwick

Starring: Daniel Craig, Liev Schreiber

Daniel Craig and Liev Schreiber star in Defiance, the story of three brothers...
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'The Wackness' Has A Solid Screenplay, Excellent Performances

July 2nd, 2008 10:08am EDT
The Wackness
Doesn't it seem, at times, that the year 2000 is still in the future? This mostly seems the case when the word "year" appears before "2000;" regardless, I had to do a double take when I first learned that we now live in an era that is producing 1990's era period pieces.

"The Wackness" takes place in New York City circa summer 1994. It's an interesting time for New York that saw the beginning of the Giuliani era and the end of, for better or worse, any tolerance whatsoever for crime.

The recent crackdown on crime is a problem for high school senior and social outcast Luke Shapir...
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Beauty & Brains: The Most Educated Celebrities

April 16th, 2008 9:50am EDT
Natalie Portman
There's nothing better - or more intimidating - than someone with a combination of good looks, lots of money, unbridled talent and intelligence. It's easier to make fun of people like Paris Hilton or Britney Spears, who might possess a few of the aforementioned assets but who are one short of a perfect combination.

But some celebs have it all. Beauty, money, power and an impressive academic pedigree. So here is Starpulse's list of the most erudite celebrities, and some might come as quite a surprise. (Conan O'Brien went to Harvard?)

Ashley Judd may have found critical acclaim for ...
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Over 40 & Hot!

March 26th, 2008 2:01pm EDT
Michelle Pfeiffer
It is rude to ask a women her age. Most people are taught that lesson early in life, along with the lesson that it's rude to guess a woman's age. Fortunately for us, actresses have their ages posted all over the internet, so we don't have to ask or guess. What we can tell you is that they are all over 40, and all are very sexy. So for all you aspiring cougars out there, this is how it's done. The top 10 sexy actresses over forty are (in no particular order):

Joan Allen (51)

Relegated to motherly roles lately, it is Allen's portrayal of Pam Landy in the Bourne sequels that really get ...
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Outrageous Comedy 'The Ten' Comes To DVD January 15

December 16th, 2007 9:00am EST
The Ten
Masters of comedy David Wain and Ken Marino team up for outrageously funny movie, The Ten- a series of laugh-out-loud stories that reinterpret- and reinvent- the Ten Commandments!

The film features an All-Star Ensemble Cast including Adam Brody, Rob Corddry, Famke Janssen, Kerri Kenney-Silver, Ken Marino, Gretchen Mol, Oliver Platt, Paul Rudd, Winona Ryder, Liev Schreiber, Justin Theroux and Jessica Alba!

-Ten YouTube Clips

DVD Special Features:

· Audio commentary with David Wain, Ken Marino and Paul Rudd -- plus soothing jazz and David’s parents!

· Alte...
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Celebrity Birthdays, November 5

November 5th, 2007 3:00am EST
Famke Janssen
Happy Birthday to singer/songwriter Ryan Adams (1974), NBA star Jerry Stackhouse (1974), Red Sox center fielder Johnny Damon (1973), Baltimore Orioles catcher Javy Lopez (1970), "X-Men 3" actress Famke Janssen (1965), Little Darling Tatum O'Neal (1963), Canada's top pop singer Bryan Adams (1959), second Terminator Robert Patrick (1958), Boston Celtics Deadhead Bill Walton (1952), musician Gram Parsons (1943; d. 1973 ), actress Elke Sommer (1941), singer Art Garfunkel (1941), 70s singer Ike Turner (1931), Gone With the Wind's Vivien Leigh (1913; d. 1967), and cowboy Roy Rogers (1911; d. 1998...
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Ten Things You Need To Know About 'The Ten'; Opening August 3

July 26th, 2007 1:34pm EDT
The Ten
Ten Things You Need To Know About The Ten (The Gospel According to Director David Wain):

1) The Ten Commandments have been a cornerstone of our society for nearly one hundred years. Whether it's taking a Sunday off, or not murdering someone, many of us follow the Ten Commandments every day, without even knowing it. The pervasiveness of these simple directives inspired me and Ken Marino to spin the tales that make up The Ten.

2) In early June 2007, we began our exhaustive research. After ninety long seconds on Google, we'd learned not only what The Ten Commandments were, but wha...
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'Superman Returns' Dominates 33rd Saturn Awards

May 11th, 2007 4:18pm EDT
Superman Returns
Superman Returns dominated the 33rd Saturn Awards in Los Angeles yesterday, picking up honors including Best Fantasy Film, Best Director for Bryan Singer and Best Actor for Brandon Routh. The superhero blockbuster also won Best Writing for Dan Harris and Michael Dougherty, and Best Music for John Ottman at the annual awards, presented by the Academy Of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films.

Elsewhere, television show Heroes won Best Network TV Series, Best Supporting Actor for Masi Oka, and Best Supporting Actress for Hayden Panettiere.

Natalie Portman picked up Best Actress In ...
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Celebrity Birthdays, November 5

November 5th, 2006 3:00am EST
Famke Janssen
Happy Birthday to singer/songwriter Ryan Adams (1974), NBA star Jerry Stackhouse (1974), Red Sox center fielder Johnny Damon (1973), Baltimore Orioles catcher Javy Lopez (1970), "X-Men 3" actress Famke Janssen (1965), Little Darling Tatum O'Neal (1963), Canada's top pop singer Bryan Adams (1959), second T-1000 Robert Patrick (1958), Boston Celtics Deadhead Bill Walton (1952), musician Gram Parsons (1943; d. 1973 ), actress Elke Sommer (1941), singer Art Garfunkel (1941), 70s singer Ike Turner (1931), Gone With the Wind's Vivien Leigh (1913; d. 1967), and cowboy Roy Rogers (1911; d. 1998).
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Jessica Alba To Host 2006 MTV Movie Awards

June 1st, 2006 8:00pm EDT
Jessica Alba
Covering Hollywood’s most anticipated blockbuster from every angle, MTV News will present exclusive pre and post show coverage of the "2006 MTV Movie Awards." From backstage to the red carpet, the MTV News team will cover every angle of the big show including exclusive celebrity interviews, musical performances, and much more. Additionally for the first time, fans will be able to access MTV News’ comprehensive Movie Awards coverage on-air and through broadband network, MTV Overdrive (movieawards.mtv.com) — each with a unique and exclusive take on the show.

MTV News pre show coverage...
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Opens May 26: X-Men: The Last Stand

May 23rd, 2006 5:42am EDT
X-Men: The Last Stand
The explosive X-Men motion picture trilogy officially draws to a close with this release that finds Rush Hour director Brett Ratner stepping in for Bryan Singer to tell the tale of a newly discovered mutant "cure," and the polarizing effect it has on mutant/man relations.

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Cast and Crew:

Hugh Jackman - (Wolverine)

Halle Berry - (Storm)

Ian McKellen - (Magneto)

Famke Janssen - (Jean Grey)

Anna Paquin - (Rogue)

All Cast & Crew >>

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More Celebrity Presenters Added To 'MTV Movie Awards'

May 22nd, 2006 11:50am EDT
Jessica Simpson
MTV just announced that Colin Ferrell, Jessica Simpson, Kevin Spacey, Samuel L. Jackson, Amanda Bynes and Dane Cook will join the star-tudded cast of presenters at the "2006 MTV Movie Awards." They join previously revealed presenters Kate Beckinsale, Jamie Foxx, Owen Wilson, Justin Timberlake, Matt Dillon, Will Ferrell, T.I., Kate Hudson, Ludacris, Rebecca Romijn, Kate Bosworth, Famke Janssen, John C. Reilly and Brandon Routh.

The dynamic and hugely popular Gnarls Barkley will take to the stage rounding out the highly anticipated line-up of performers that also include Christina Aguil...
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Christina Aguilera To Perform at MTV Movie Awards

May 9th, 2006 2:22pm EDT
Christina Aguilera
Attracting the biggest names in music, film and more, MTV just revealed performers and presenters of the 2006 MTV Movie Awards. Taking the stage to debut new music and deliver eagerly awaited live performances are Christina Aguilera and punk rockers AFI.

In other news, Kate Beckinsale, Jamie Foxx, Owen Wilson, Justin Timberlake, Matt Dillon, Will Ferrell, T.I., Kate Hudson, Ludacris, Rebecca Romijn, Kate Bosworth, Famke Janssen, John C. Reilly and Brandon Routh are the first to be announced in the growing list of stars presenting at this year's ceremony.

Hosted by Jessica Alba, ...
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