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Roger Waters Slams Scarlett Johansson Over SodaStream Scandal

February 4th, 2014 1:19pm EST
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Roger Waters has criticized actress Scarlett Johansson over the contentious partnership with SodaStream which ended her long-running association with Oxfam.

Johansson hit headlines last month when she was criticized for becoming the face of the Israel-based drinkmaker which has factories in the contested West Bank region.

The deal clashed with her work as an ambassador for Oxfam, which is "opposed to all trade from Israeli settlements," and Johansson subsequently stepped down from her role with the charity.

Waters, a fierce Palestinian supporter, has now revealed he has written a numb...

Scarlet Johansson Severs Ties With Oxfam Over SodaStream Deal

January 30th, 2014 7:07pm EST
Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson has ended her relationship with Oxfam International over disagreements with the global charity over her recent deal with SodaStream.

Johansson signed on as the spokesperson for the Israeli-based soft-drink company earlier this month, saying that she's used and gifted the company's at-home soda makers "for many, many years."

The actress's partnership with the drink maker has sparked controversy, with Oxfam and other activists calling for boycotts of SodaStream because it has a factory in Israel's West Bank settlement of Maale Adumim.

The region is home to decades-long p...

Scarlett Johansson's Sexy SodaStream Ad Goes Viral - Watch It!

January 24th, 2014 9:13am EST
Scarlett Johansson's Sexy SodaStream Ad Goes Viral - Watch It!
Scarlett Johansson sexily slurps soda in a new ad for SodaStream, which has the internet buzzing.The actress says at one point, "Sorry Coke and Pepsi," as she demonstrates how to make "soda that is better for you."

Johansson was criticized by activists for signing an endorsement deal with the Israel-based manufacturer, which has its headquarters and a number of factories in the Middle Eastern state. Pro-Palestinian campaigners believe the role conflicts with her work for charity Oxfam.

The humanitarian organization is "opposed to all trade from Israeli settlements" and executives release...

The Biggest Snubs From The 2014 Oscar Nominations

January 16th, 2014 12:03pm EST
Captain Phillips
Not everyone or every movie can be nominated for an Academy Award, but that won't stop us from declared who was snubbed by the Academy this morning when the nominations were announced.

Inside Llewyn Davis: Many of today's snubs felt like it was the Academy saying, "give someone else a chance." After six Oscars and countless nominations, Joel and Ethan Coen were stricken from the record this awards season - other than cinematography and sound mixing nods. The film has an astonishing 94% on Rotten Tomatoes after over 200 critic reviews, but it did not receive one best picture nomination from...

Scarlett Johansson Loves Living In Paris But Hates Getting 'Bodychecked' By Passersby

January 9th, 2014 3:00pm EST
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After getting engaged to French journalist Romain Dauriac, actress Scarlett Johansson decided to relocate from New York City to Paris, France.

She opened up to David Letterman about the move, telling him she adores the City of Love but its charm has worn off a little.

The actress has yet to learn French but explained: "I decided to take the plunge and move to Paris and it's great, I love it.
"Of course, some of the stardust twinkle's worn off a little bit now and... all the things you thought were charming before are just... I don't wanna say, I've just offended an entire nation of peop...

Review: 'Her' Is A Wonderful, Quirky Sci-fi Romantic Fantasy

January 8th, 2014 8:30pm EST
Do you love Apple's 'Siri'? Ever thought about having a relationship with her?

Probably not, but in Spike Jonze new film 'Her' - set in the near future - that's exactly what happens to Theodore Twombly, (Joaquin Phoenix); a lonely shy man going through a painful divorce from his wife, Catherine (Rooney Mara).

Theodore works for, where he hand writes personal letters for his customers in their own handwriting.

He lives a solitary existence in downtown Los Angeles. One evening, while playing a computer game, Theodore discovers a brand new artificial, intelli...

Celebrities That Turn 30 In 2014

January 3rd, 2014 1:00pm EST
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The last two days we've posted a list of celebrities that turn 40 and 50 in 2014. Today, we are giving you the list of celebrities that turn 30, even though 30 isn't that big a milestone - but we'll include the kiddies anyhow.

Lets turn the clock back 30 years ago to 1984 - Here are a few highlights form that year: Ronald Reagan was elected to his second term as President of the United States, the Space Shuttle Discovery had its first maiden voyage, the Aids Virus was identified, the first Apple Macintosh went on sale, CD players (now pretty much defunct) were introduced commercially, and ...

Best Of 2013 - Top Five Male & Female Performances

January 3rd, 2014 12:15pm EST
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Jason Coleman's Top Five Male & Female Performances

I am very happy for this particular acting "best of" list this year, mostly because notable films that didn’t make it to my Top Ten still had some memorable performances.  So even though movies like "American Hustle," "12 Years A Slave" and "Frances Ha" didn’t make the final film cut, the acting work within is lovingly highlighted here.  From oddballs to slaves, sassy ice cream truck workers to sexy hustlers here are my..."Best of 2013 - Top Five Male & Female Performances."

Ladies first this year!  


1. Jess Weixler - "Free Samples...

The Most Anticipated Films Of 2014, Part Two

January 1st, 2014 8:03pm EST
22 Jump Street
One part wasn't enough - that's right, even more films we're hyped about in 2014. Check out Part One if you haven't read it, but for now, let's get on with part two:

22 Jump Street

Why We’re Hyped: After being held back by high school, Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill get to really let loose in college.

Why We’re Worried: Comedy sequels are either great or make us wish they stopped at just one.


Why We’re Hyped: A dark and interesting look into one of Disney’s classic villains, portrayed by Angelina Jolie. Linda Woolverton, who helped write Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, a...

Golden Globes Snubs Scarlett Johansson's 'Her' Performance

November 27th, 2013 7:03pm EST
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The Golden Globes won't consider Scarlett Johansson's role in Her - because the beautiful actress never appears on screen.

While the Academy Awards and SAG will consider Scarlett's voice acting in the film, the Golden Globes has never handed out awards for acting in which the actor or actress did not physically appear in the film.

Warner Bros. appealed, as Golden Globe awards generally lead to a good showing at the Oscars, but the The Hollywood Foreign Press Association told the company Scarlett was ineligible.

The HFPA, which determines winners of the Golden Globes, has previously snubb...

Scarlett Johansson Says Watching Porn Can Be 'Productive'

November 7th, 2013 10:00pm EST
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Scarlett Johansson believes watching porn is a good thing, as long as it's done in moderation.

The actress, who stars in Joseph Gordon-Levitt's recent film "Don Jon" about about a man who watches a tremendous amount of Internet porn despite having a healthy sex life, insists that X-rated videos are good for both men and women.

However, Johansson would be a little bit concerned if her boyfriend Romain Dauriac watched as much as the lead character from the film.

She told Marie Claire: "I think porn, like anything else, can be enjoyed. It can be productive for both men and women... If I fou...

Trending: Lady Gaga's Naked 'ARTPOP' Cover, Scarlett Johansson Named Sexiest Woman Alive, Miley & Mary Jane

October 8th, 2013 9:45am EDT
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Naked Lady Gaga Sculpture Featured On 'ARTPOP' Album Cover
Lady Gaga just unveiled the art for her upcoming album "ARTPOP." She posted the image on Twitter, writing: "FULL ARTPOP ALBUM COVER.'One second I'm a Koons, then suddenly the Koons is me!' #ApplauseJeffKoons." (story)

Esquire Names Scarlett Johansson The 'Sexiest Woman Alive' For Second Time
Just like fine wine, Scarlett Johansson is only getting better as she ages. Esquire magazine named the 28-year-old actress the "Sexiest Woman Alive" back in 2006 and bestowed the title on her again this year.(story)

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Esquire Names Scarlett Johansson The 'Sexiest Woman Alive' For The Second Time

October 7th, 2013 7:00pm EDT
Scarlett Johansson in Esquire
Just like fine wine, Scarlett Johansson is only getting better as she ages. Esquire magazine named the 28-year-old actress the "Sexiest Woman Alive" back in 2006 and bestowed the title on her again this year.

The actress covers the November issue in a sheer, beige tank top and little else. She also poses in a sexy photo spread for the mag.

Johansson takes over from last year's sexiest woman, Mila Kunis, and she's the only star to nab the accolade twice. She also realizes that she has to work hard to live up to the designation.

Johansson told the magazine, "You know, I gotta hustle.  I’m ...

Watchdog Group Attacks 'Don Jon' For Portraying Italian And Jewish Stereotypes

October 1st, 2013 10:07pm EDT
Don Jon
The Italian-American One Voice Coalition has a problem with Joseph Gordon-Levitt's latest film, saying Don Jon promotes "racist stereotypes."

The group became famous for its battle against MTV in 2010 over its show Jersey Shore for the way it portrayed Italian Americans in New Jersey.

Coalition president Dr. Emanuele Alfano wrote in a statement, "Levitt, much like his pornography-addicted character, needs an intervention and should go into serious therapy for his ethnic denigration of Italian Americans."

The statement went on to describe the film's "racist" portrayals, such as a family s...

Joseph Gordon-Levitt's 'Don Jon' Deemed 'Racist' By Italian-American Organization

October 1st, 2013 3:46pm EDT
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt has found himself under attack from members of Italian American One Voice Coalition for promoting racial stereotypes in his new film Don Jon.

In the movie, written and directed by Gordon-Levitt, the 32 year-old actor plays a pornography addict who embarks on a romance with his Jewish love interest, portrayed by Scarlett Johansson.

The film, which serves as Gordon-Levitt's directorial debut, has received rave reviews, but bosses at the Italian American One Voice Coalition claim the movie, casts Jews and Italians in a negative light.

A statement from organization fo...

'Don Jon' Joseph Gordon Levitt Proves He's A Triple Threat

September 26th, 2013 10:14pm EDT
'Don Jon'
Joseph Gordon Levitt is one talented actor and with his new film, 'Don Jon,' he shows us that acting is not the only thing he's good at.

Not only does Levitt star in this film, he wrote and directed it as well. Levitt plays Jon Martello, (aka Don Jon) an Italian American from New Jersey. Jon is single, works as a bartender. He loves to hang out with his buddies at the local clubs, loves to pick up girls and have sex with them and loves to watch internet porn.

In fact, Jon is addicted to porn. He watches it before sex, during sex and after sex. The dude can't get enough of it. And he just...

This Week's Best Celebrity Fashion: Scarlett Johansson, Dianna Agron & More

September 14th, 2013 9:00am EDT
Scarlett Johansson & Joseph Gordon Levitt
Joseph Gordon-Levitt recently said Scarlett Johansson's sex appeal is "off the charts," and we couldn't agree more.

The two actors star in the upcoming film "Don Jon" and attended the movie's premiere at the Toronto Film Festival in Canada together.

ScarJo looked amazing, as usual, in a little black dress. She pulled her hair back and wore a pearl choker. She looked elegant and classic.

Gordon-Levitt told Men's Health: "Scarlett is a gorgeous, gorgeous woman, but if you just compare purely physical features, plenty of girls are just as gorgeous. But she creates this extra something. It's...

A Leggy Scarlett Johansson Rocks A Polka Dot Dress In Toronto

September 10th, 2013 11:00am EDT
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Scarlett Johansson looked fab at the "Under The Skin" premiere during the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) on Monday.

The actress wore a strapless black and white polka dot dress that was cinched at the waist and showed off her legs when she walked.

The star has been traveling the world to promote her new film. During the Venice Film Festival earlier this month, Johansson dazzled in a black, floor-length gown that emphasized her neckline and cleavage. She also wore a giant diamond ring on her engagement finger.

It's been an exciting month for the star. Last week, Johansson...

'Fifty Shades Of Grey': 10 Actresses We'd Rather See As Anastasia Steele

September 5th, 2013 9:01pm EDT
Hayden Panettiere, Scarlett Johansson, Selena Gomez
Fans of erotic "mommy porn" novel "Fifty Shades of Grey" freaked out earlier this week when it was announced that Sons of Anarchy star Charlie Hunnam and celebrity offspring Dakota Johnson (her parents are Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith) will be filling the lead roles film adaptation of E.L. James' book.

Naturally, everyone has their own ideas for which stars should have been cast -- and so do we.

Here are 10 actresses we think would be better for the role of the virginal Anastasia Steele...

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The Morning Roundup: Gwen Stefani Expecting Third Child, Lamar Odom Heads To Rehab, Miley Cyrus Gets Nasty

September 5th, 2013 10:00am EDT
Gwen Stefani
Scarlett Johansson is engaged. The actress reportedly said 'yes' to boyfriend Romain Dauriac a month ago, and she was spotted with her shiny new rock on the red carpet at the Venice International Film Festival on Tuesday. (story)

Lamar Odom has finally realized he has a problem and has checked into rehab. (story)

You stay classy, Miley Cyrus. (story)

Gwen Stefani is expecting her third child at 43. (story)

Contrary to reports, Jack Nicholson is not retiring from acting. A website that we won't name (and whose credibility we question) reported that the actor is suffering from memory loss...

Publicist Confirms Scarlett Johansson's Engagement To Journalist Boyfriend Romain Dauriac

September 5th, 2013 12:06am EDT
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Actress Scarlett Johansson is reportedly engaged to her journalist boyfriend Romain Dauriac.

The couple reportedly took their relationship to 'the next level' a month ago, but the news only surfaced after images of Scarlett surfaced Tuesday. The actress could be seen wearing a giant diamond ring at the premiere of her new film, Under the Skin, at the Venice International Film Festival.

"They're engaged and very happy,"a source told People Magazine, which broke the news.

But the 28-year-old star, who was previously married to actor Ryan Reynolds, said earlier this year that marriage isn't...

A Curvy Scarlett Johansson Shows Major Cleavage At The Venice Film Festival

September 4th, 2013 11:00am EDT
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Scarlett Johansson looked dazzling at the "Under The Skin" premiere at the Venice Film Festival on Tuesday. The actress walked the red carpet in a black, floor-length gown with sequined, off-the-shoulder cuffed sleeves.

A multi-colored gem necklace brought attention to her neckline and cleavage. She swept her hair back into a loose bun.

So how does she make her body look so good? She recently told Elle magazine, "I go to the gym twice a week, but if I'm preparing for a role, I sometimes go every day. I'm not a fan of cardio, I like lifting weights and doing exercises to work my core muscl...

Scarlett Johansson & Matthew McConaughey Shoot A Dolce & Gabbana Commercial - See The Pics!

July 15th, 2013 5:00pm EDT
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Martin Scorsese spent the weekend in Manhattan filming a Dolce & Gabbana commercial featuring Scarlett Johansson and Matthew McConaughey.

The actress posed outside a hotel wearing a black dress with lace sleeves and stilettos, while the actor waited in a car with a portable fan to keep cool in the summer heat.

McConaughey stars in the November film "The Wolf of Wall Street" about a stockbroker who served prison time for refusing to cooperate in a massive 1990s securities fraud case. The actor also plays Ron Woodroof in "Dallas Buyers Club" centered on a man who searches for alternative tr...

Tony Awards Photos: Scarlett Johansson, Jake Gyllenhaal, Anna Kendrick & More!

June 10th, 2013 9:29am EDT
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As more and more big-screen stars dabble with theater roles, the attention to Broadway deepens. Several well-known celebs attended Sunday night's Tony Awards, and many presented trophies at the ceremony.

Scarlett Johansson, above, received mixed reviews for her role as Maggie in the sixth revival of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" earlier this year. She showed up to last night's event in a conservative black dress with a matching jacket.

Last year, Jake Gyllenhaal made his off-Broadway debut in "If There Is I Haven't Found It Yet." He played a man who struggled to help his overweight niece fit in...

The Morning Roundup: 'The Voice,' Scarlett Johansson As Hillary Clinton & Rob Lowe To Play JFK

May 29th, 2013 10:32am EDT
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It's looking more and more like country star Blake Shelton will three-peat as the winning coach on NBC's hit singing show "The Voice." Tuesday night's cuts left the singer with a 50/50 shot of winning after three of his singers remain in the top six, while Usher, Shakira and Adam Levine each have one singer remaining in the competition. (story)

Rob Lowe is set to star as JFK in the adaptation of Bill O'Reilly's bestselling novel, "Killing Kennedy," for the National Geographic channel. Nat Geo aired the adaptation of O’Reilly’s "Killing Lincoln," in February, which was the most-watched show...

Scarlett Johansson, Jessica Chastain Rumored To Play Hillary Rodham Clinton

May 28th, 2013 1:03pm EDT
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Scarlett Johansson may be playing Hillary Rodham Clinton in upcoming biopic "Rodham," which focuses on the former First Lady's early years in love and in politics.

The film is still in the early stages of casting and will reportedly center on her marriage to future President Bill Clinton as well as her political career.

However, Johansson isn't the only actress in the running for the highly coveted role. Jessica Chastain ("Zero Dark Thirty"), Amanda Seyfried ("Les Miserables") and Reese Witherspoon ("Legally Blonde") are also contenders.

Clinton graduated from Yale Law School in 1973 and...

Scarlett Johansson To Make Directorial Debut With Truman Capote Adaptation

May 18th, 2013 10:08am EDT
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Scarlett Johansson is moving forward with her directorial debut by turning a Truman Capote novel into a big-screen film.

Two years ago the actress signed on to direct "Summer Crossing," and she began working on adapting the novel. Now that the script is complete, the project is currently being sold at the Cannes Film Market.
Johansson explained, "Several years ago I began working alongside the Capote estate and writer Tristine Skylar to adapt Summer Crossing, an inspired early work of Truman's which has long captured my heart. Being able to bring this story to the screen as my full-lengt...

Scarlett Johansson Re-Teams With 'Iron Man' Stars In 'Chef'

May 16th, 2013 2:34pm EDT
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Robert Downey, Jr. and Scarlett Johansson are teaming up with their "Iron Man 2" director Jon Favreau for an upcoming film.

"The Avengers" stars have joined the cast of "Chef," in which Favreau will play a top chef who hits the road with a food truck venture.

In order to prepare for the role, Favreau has reportedly been taking cooking lessons.

Johansson also stars in the upcoming "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" and "The Avengers" sequel.

Scarlett Johansson Says She's Obsessed With 'RuPaul's Drag Race'

April 10th, 2013 7:05pm EDT
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Scarlett Johansson covers the May issue of Marie Claire magazine and shares her thoughts and feelings on a number of things, including her love of drag queen RuPaul, her divorce from actor Ryan Reynolds, and what her priorities would be if she ruled the world.

"I've been obsessed with RuPaul's Drag Race," she says of her guilty pleasure. "I love the makeup, I love the hair, I love the looks. That's been my escape."

The Avengers also gets serious, opening up about her much publicized 2010 divorce from Reynolds, who has moved on and married actress Blake Lively.

"Well, it wasn't that long ...

Scarlett Johansson Confirms Romance, Calls Romain Dauriac 'My Boyfriend'

April 9th, 2013 11:59am EDT
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Hollywood beauty Scarlett Johansson has revealed she is dating French creative agency manager Romain Dauriac in a recent interview.

While chatting with Marie Claire, she said in reference to a party the interviewer attended along with Dauriac, "…That night was super-fun. I've never been the person who sits in the corner, orders bottle service, and judges everybody. The next day my boyfriend and I were saying, 'We were the best dancers in the whole world last night! I'm sure we were absolutely, like, ridiculous together."

The two were first reported as dating last October, and in February ...