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From Apple To Zowie: The Craziest Celebrity Baby Names

October 21st, 2012 3:14pm EDT
Ashlee Simpson
Uma Thurman and her French financier boyfriend Arpad Busson revealed the name of their newborn baby girl this week, and the tot's title is a mouthful.

Not content with the typical first/middle/last -- or in this case hyphenated last -- name, the little girl surely has a challenging future ahead of her when it comes to filling out any types of forms.

The couple named their three-month-old Rosalind Arusha Arkadina Altalune Florence Thurman-Busson. Where they got her nickname, "Luna," from is a mystery; but their rep says each name has a special reason and meaning.

But Uma and Arpad -- who ...

David Duchovny Involved In Legal Dispute With Psychologist Over Sex Addiction Book

March 9th, 2012 8:15am EST
David Duchovny
David Duchovny's lawyer has ordered a psychologist to stop using the actor's name in association with a new book on sex addiction.

The X-Files star has talked candidly about his sex addiction issues in the past after he split from his wife Tea Leoni in 2008 and enrolled in a rehab program to treat his personal problems.

Clinical psychologist David J. Ley has written a new book on the subject, titled The Myth of Sex Addiction, and he used Duchovny as an example in an article published in the New York Post over the weekend.

The actor's attorney, Stanton L. Stein, subsequently sent a let...

Blu-ray Review: 'Tower Heist'

February 22nd, 2012 12:10pm EST
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Is legendary funnyman Eddie Murphy still, well, funny? We’re gonna answer that one with a review of his latest outing that teams the comedian with a wry Ben Stiller in "Tower Heist," out Feb. 21 from Universal Home Video. Check out the stolen goods below!

Title: "Tower Heist"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Ben Stiller, Eddie Murphy, Matthew Broderick

Director: Brett Ratner

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 105 minutes

Release Company: Universal Home Entertainment

Website: www.UniversalHiDef.com

The Flick: While not one of Eddie Murphy’s most amazing outings, "Tower Heist" is by far his bes...

Two Jews' Review 'Tower Heist' And Find This Caper Comedy Not Very Funny (Video)

November 5th, 2011 10:00am EDT
Tower Heist
Two Jews on Film - By Joan Alperin Schwartz: All I can say is thank the Movie Gods for Eddie Murphy because he single handedly put the funny in this new so-called, comedy entitled, 'Tower Heist,' directed by Brett Ratner.

So here's the story in a nut shell.

There's this super sleazy, super rich, Wall Street dude named, Arthur Shaw (Alan Alda) - No, this film isn't a fantasy. Sleazy Wall Street dudes really do exist.

Arthur occupies the Penthouse apartment of New York City's tallest high rise called 'The Tower.' Arthur is charming, friendly to the staff, loves to play chess with the...

Tea Leoni Partied Hard With FBI Adviser On 'Tower Heist' Set

October 25th, 2011 8:42am EDT
Tea Leoni
Tea Leoni researched her role as a top cop for "Tower Heist" by getting drunk with an FBI agent.

The star admits she was initially intimidated by her technical adviser on the set - but the two women became fast friends following a night out in New York.

Leoni says, "My best imitation of her is like Botox face, where nothing moved. I thought, 'Is she gonna kill me?'

"We went to this little upper east Italian eatery and we had a couple of drinks and I was saying, 'Listen, take your badge off,' so she does. Then it gets hot and the next thing you know we are two drunk ladies in an Upper Eas...

David Duchovny And Tea Leoni Split Again

June 28th, 2011 10:47pm EDT
David Duchovny and Tea Leoni
Hollywood couple David Duchovny and Tea Leoni have split just two years after reconciling following the actor's sex addiction admission.

The Californication star and Leoni separated in 2008 after 11 years of marriage as Duchovny underwent treatment for his sex issues.

They reunited a year later.

Duchovny insisted the rough patch was the "best thing" that could have happened for his marriage.

But the pair has decided to separate again, according to TMZ.com. A source tells the website the couple has not decided whether or not to file for divorce.

It is not known what caused the latest sp...

Russell Brand, Bradley Cooper, Beyonce Invited To Join The Academy

June 18th, 2011 3:00pm EDT
Russell Brand
Outrageous comedian Russell Brand, Bradley Cooper, Beyonce have been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

The trio of non-Oscar winners joins a class of 175 actors, moviemakers, executives and artists who will be added to the membership list in time to vote for the Academy Awards in 2012. A further three notables will become associate members - and will not be among those voting.

The invitees also include photojournalist/filmmaker Tim Hetherington, who was killed in action in Libya in April. Hetherington was nominated for a Best Documentary prize at the 2010 ...

Seventh Annual UNICEF Snowflake Ball

December 2nd, 2010 12:22am EST
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Recently celebrity supporters of the Snowflake.

HGTV's Vern Yip who is UNICEF's newest ambassador, was also in charge of decorating the space for the gala, in which Yip mentioned that he choses to place 22,000 small lights in the ceiling to represent each child under the age of five who dies from a preventable disease each year.

Actress Tea Leoni, who is set to star in the 2011 film "Tower Heist", was appointed ambassador in past years, mentioned that both her and her father serve on the board, and that her biggest joy is being apart of the solution to help end the problems. One of the b...

David Duchovny: 'I Can't Talk About Sex'

September 10th, 2009 9:55pm EDT
David Duchovny Sex Addict Californication
David Duchovny fears he can't talk openly about sex anymore after checking into rehab in 2008 for a carnal addiction. The X-Files star almost wrecked his marriage to actress Tea Leoni and faced public disgrace when he had to go public with his problem - and now he has decided not to talk about sex in interviews.

He says, "I don't want to be as flip as I was in the past. It's an area that's fraught with... It's not something I want to discuss so lightly."

And he urges fans and critics alike not to pass him off as a pervert because of his past problems.

He tells Rolling Stone magazin...

David Duchovny And Tea Leoni Get Matching Tattoos

April 15th, 2009 2:59pm EDT
David Duchovny
David Duchovny and Tea Leoni's marriage is back on - and the couple has sealed their love with matching wedding ring tattoos.

The pair announced the end of its 11-year marriage back in October, after Duchovny underwent a spell in rehab to treat sex addiction. But the actors have since worked out their differences and sealed their reunion with a March vacation on the Caribbean island of Mustique - and matching tattoos on their ring fingers.

Duchovny explains to Star magazine, "I hate wearing the metal because I bang it everywhere and hurt myself. We made a compromise and I said, ...

David Duchovny Thanks His Family For Support

January 12th, 2009 1:47pm EST
David Duchovny
David Duchovny used his red carpet appearance at the Golden Globe awards on Sunday to thank his family for supporting him through his treatment for sex addiction.

The actor split from his wife actress Tea Leoni after 11 years of marriage last October - just a week after checked out of a rehab clinic in Arizona. The pair had been separated "for several months" before the rehab stint, but opted to keep the news private for the sake of their two kids, Madelaine, nine, and Kyd, six, according to a statement from their representatives released at the time. And Duchovny made his gratitude t...

David Duchovny Reconciles With Tea Leoni?

November 4th, 2008 3:46pm EST
David Duchovny
Actors David Duchovny and Tea Leoni have sparked reports of a reconciliation less than a month after separating.

The couple announced its split in October after 11 years of marriage - just one week after Duchovny checked out of a rehab clinic in Arizona following completion of treatment for sex addiction. The pair had been separated "for several months", but opted to keep the news private for the sake of their two kids, Madelaine, nine, and Kyd, six, according to a statement from their representatives.

However, reports of a reconciliation ignited when they were reportedly seen c...

David Duchovny Sues 'Daily Mail'

October 23rd, 2008 8:34am EDT
David Duchovny
David Duchovny has followed through on his threat to sue Britain's Daily Mail over an article which alleged he was dating his tennis coach. The actor, who recently announced his marriage split from Tea Leoni, has filed a lawsuit against the newspaper claiming he was defamed by what editors published.

The Daily Mail reported that Duchovny had a "full-blown sexual affair" with Edit Pakay, 28 - a story the tennis coach has since denied.

In the lawsuit, filed on Wednesday in Los Angeles County Superior Court, Duchovny's lawyer states, "The story falsely alleges that Duchovny sought ou...

Tennis Coach Denies Affair With David Duchovny

October 21st, 2008 1:23pm EDT
David Duchovny
David Duchovny's tennis coach has denied she had an affair with the actor, just a day after sparking speculation by hinting the couple was an item. Hungarian Edit Pakay, 28, has been linked with the X-Files star, following the announcement of his split from wife Tea Leoni.

Pakay fuelled the rumors by telling a British Sunday newspaper, "I don't want to say anything that might hurt David. I am not going to deny it. I don't know what our relationship means to him."

But the Malibu, California-based instructor is now backtracking, insisting they are just good friends.

Pakay tells...

David Duchovny Suing Newspaper Over Affair Allegations

October 21st, 2008 11:54am EDT
David Duchovny
David Duchovny is suing a British newspaper over allegations he had an affair with a Hungarian tennis coach.

Edit Pakay, 28, has been linked with the X-Files star, following the announcement of his split from wife Tea Leoni.

She told the Mail on Sunday, "I don't want to say anything that might hurt David. I am not going to deny it. I don't know what our relationship means to him."

But Duchovny's attorney Larry Stein says the actor will launch legal action over the article because Pakay "never had a romantic or sexual relationship (with him)".

Stein tells People.com, "Ms....

David Duchovny's Tennis Coach Blamed For Split?

October 19th, 2008 2:00pm EDT
David Duchovny
David Duchovny's female tennis coach has sparked rumors her friendship with the actor was the cause for his split from wife Tea Leoni.

News of Duchovny and Leoni's split hit the headlines on Wednesday just days after the X-Files star checked out of an Arizona rehab center, where he had been seeking help for sex addiction. Leoni's co-star on upcoming film Manure, Billy Bob Thornton, was recently forced to dismiss talk of a romance between the two when the actress described him as "maybe my new favorite person in the world".

But now 48-year-old Duchovny's blonde coach Edit Pakay, ...

Billy Bob Thornton Denies Affair With Tea Leoni

October 17th, 2008 8:00am EDT
Billy Bob Thornton
Billy Bob Thornton has hit back at reports suggesting he's to blame for the breakdown of Tea Leoni's marriage to David Duchovny - insisting he and the actress are just pals.

The pair became close while shooting their new movie Manure, leading Internet gossips to link them romantically when news of Duchovny and Leoni's split hit the headlines on Wednesday.

But Thornton, who was recently described by Leoni as "maybe my new favorite person in the world", refutes rumors that his relationship with the actress is anything more than platonic.

A representative for the star says, "Bil...

Tea Leoni Finds Comfort In Billy Bob Thornton

October 17th, 2008 7:06am EDT
Tea Leoni
Tea Leoni has found a shoulder to cry on after separating from husband David Duchovny - Angelina Jolie's ex Billy Bob Thornton. The two stars became friends while shooting new movie Manure, in which Leoni plays a cosmetics boss forced to take over her father's fertilizer business.

And now, Thornton has become a big help as Leoni faces the end of of her 11-year marriage.

She tells More magazine, "Billy Bob Thornton is maybe my new favorite person in the world."

Leoni and Duchovny confirmed they had split in a press statement released on Wednesday.

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David Duchovny & Tea Leoni Split

October 15th, 2008 9:45pm EDT
David Duchovny
Hollywood couple David Duchovny and Tea Leoni have split after 11 years of marriage. The pair separated some time ago, but opted to keep the news of the break-up private for the sake of their two kids, Madelaine, nine, and Kyd, six, according to a statement from their representatives.

The statement reads, "In light of continuous speculation over the lives and marriage of Tea Leoni and David Duchovny, the couple has confirmed that they have in fact been separated for several months. The couple had hoped to keep this separation private for the sake of their children."

The news comes...

Hollywood's Take On Black Presidents and Female VPs

September 5th, 2008 9:00am EDT
Barack Obama
With the historic 2008 presidential election merely months away, American citizens must weigh every aspect of our candidates to make an informed decision. On the Democratic ticket Senator Barack Obama stands as the first black man to represent any party for the office of President. The Republicans have Governor Sarah Palin, their party's first female vice presidential nominee.

Regardless of which political party you choose to represent, there are several possible outcomes in what could happen with a woman as vice president or a black commander-in-chief. It's difficult to tell just whe...

David Duchovny Battling Online Porn Habit?

September 2nd, 2008 2:41pm EDT
David Duchovny
Actor David Duchovny has played down rumors he cheated on his wife after he admitted to an internet porn habit, according to reports.

The 48-year-old was rumored to have strayed from his actress wife Tea Leoni in reports that emerged after he entered rehab for sex addiction last week. However according to Fox News, Duchovny's dependency stemmed from an obsession with online porn - of which Leoni is allegedly aware of and has been supportive, says a source.

Just last week, the actress cancelled an appearance at the Toronto Film Festival, missing the debut of her forthcoming film ...

Tea Leoni Cancels Toronto Film Festival Appearances

August 31st, 2008 3:00pm EDT
Tea Leoni
Tea Leoni has canceled all her commitments at the upcoming Toronto Film Festival so she can support her husband David Duchovny as he battles sex addiction. The actor checked himself into rehab on Thursday after struggling to control his sexual urges.

There's no suggestion he has cheated on his wife of 11 years.

And Leoni is supporting her husband by scaling down all of her planned promotional activity, including scrapping her appearance at next month's event in Canada.

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David Duchovny Hinted At Addiction Before Entering Rehab

August 30th, 2008 2:00pm EDT
David Duchovny
X-Files star David Duchovny hinted at his struggle with sex addiction in an interview recorded just months prior to his admission to rehab. The actor, who is married to actress Tea Leoni, checked himself into a rehabilitation facility on Thursday in effort to control his rampant sexual urges.

Earlier this year, Duchovny told Best Life magazine: "Twelve years ago, I would have been hard-pressed to understand why I'd want to be involved sexually with one person this long. Before Tea, the longest my intense sexual interest would last would be maybe two years. But the real rewards of a rel...

David Duchovny Thinks The Idea Of A Love Scene With Real Wife Tea Leoni Is Creepy

July 17th, 2007 10:54am EDT
David Duchovny and Tea Leoni
Actor David Duchovny hates the idea of shooting a sex scene with his real-life wife Tea Leoni because he thinks the idea of married people making love onscreen is disturbing. The former X-Files star admits he has always gone out of his way to avoid working with Leoni altogether but insists he'd never entertain a sex scene with her.

He says, "We've been pretty good at that so far, mostly because she doesn't want to work with me. But honestly, we try not to work together because we feel like our relationship is kind of sacrosanct. But I can't imagine what would be worse than watching peo...

Jury Duty Interrupts Tea Leoni's Anniversary Celebration

June 23rd, 2007 2:30pm EDT
Tea Leoni
Tea Leoni's 10th wedding anniversary plans were ruined when she was called for jury duty. The actress recently celebrated her marital milestone with actor husband David Duchovny, but had to cancel any romantic plans because her civic duty came calling.

She says, "It was kind of a drag but I actually wanted to go. Then I got there and they never even called me for a panel, so I never even got to go and say, 'Cool what do I do?'"

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Tea Leoni Dreams Of Being Mrs. Ben Kingsley

June 19th, 2007 10:18am EDT
Tea Leoni
Actress Tea Leoni is so smitten with her latest co-star, Ben Kingsley, she's convinced she would have married him if she'd met him 11 years ago. The Fun With Dick & Jane star met and married David Duchovny 10 years ago, but fears she'd be Mrs. Kingsley now if the British actor had come calling. Unfortunately, she only met the Gandhi star when she started working with him on new movie You Kill Me.

She says, "He is a sexy beast with the accent and then he has the most piercing eyes. And he's also boyishly charming. It would be trouble if I met him 11 years ago. David and I just celebrat...

Opening June 22: You Kill Me

June 19th, 2007 9:23am EDT
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An alcoholic hit-man from Buffalo sent to the West Coast in order to dry out finds his quest to stay off the bottle complicated when he accepts a job at a small mortuary and comes face to face with the relative of a recent target. Ben Kingsley, Luke Wilson, and Tea Leoni star in a dark crime comedy penned by writing partners Christopher Markus and ... Continue Summary

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Memorable Celebrity Quotes

June 18th, 2007 11:18am EDT
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"If my kids were to tell me that they wanted to get into acting, I'd hang myself." Tea Leoni has no plans of becoming a stage mom.

"She has really nice skin... and she's a pretty good kisser." Gina Gershon on her Bound co-star Jennifer Tilly. The pair played lesbian lovers in the film.

"They showed that on a plane; can you imagine? I think it was a mistake." Jeff Bridges reveals his film Fearless, which features a harrowing plane crash, once terrified passengers on one flight.

"We have all raised families, maintained marriages, maintained, careers. It has given us resilience...

Tea Leoni Says David Duchovny Will 'Be Hot' At 60

June 18th, 2007 8:49am EDT
David Duchovny & Tea Leoni
Tea Leoni is convinced her sexy husband David Duchovny's best is yet to come because she's always found 50- and 60-something men a huge turn-on. The star celebrated her 10th wedding anniversary with 46-year-old Duchovny last month and insists she's still madly in love with her second husband.

Leoni firmly believes her man will just get sexier as he gets older.

She says, "I find older men attractive. I said to my husband, who is turning 47 in August, `You're almost there.' He'll get really sexy when he's 50. At 60 he'll be hot. Who wants to lay down with a plebian? I think you wa...

Movie Snippets: Duchovny & Leoni Team Up, Wahlberg Joins Shyamalan Thriller, More

March 30th, 2007 3:50pm EDT
David Duchovny & Tea Leoni
* Hollywood couple David Duchovny and Tea Leoni have bought up the movie rights to the life story of Reader's Digest founders DeWittand Lila Acheson Wallace. The couple plans to produce an adaptation of former Reader's Digest editor Peter Canning's American Dreamers, but it's unlikely Duchovny and Leoni will star in the film.

* Mark Wahlberg has signed on to star in M. Night Shyamalan's scary new thriller, The Happening, which will be released on Friday June 13, 2008. Wahlberg will play a father who takes his family into hiding in an effort to avoid the end of the world.

* Lindsa...

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