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Lea Michele Gets Cheeky In A Sexy Bikini While Vacationing In Mexico

1/5/2014 11:10am EST
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Lea Michele shows some serious skin in a new Instagram photo she posted while vacationing in Mexico last week.

The sexy Glee star wore a thong bikini on New Year's Day, showing off her derrierer and writing, "What an amazing week in Mexico... New day. New year. #Bringit2014."

The actress spent her vacation with best friend Jonathan Groff and has had a rough year after boyfriend Cory Monteith's tragic death in July.

"It's certainly been a pretty rough year," Lea told Ellen DeGeneres in early December. "But I've been surrounded by such great people, such great family."

Lea went back to wo...

No 'Glee' Spinoff For Lea Michele

11/6/2013 3:03pm EST
Lea Michele
Despite earlier reports, Lea Michele won't be starring in a Glee spinoff following the hit show's final season.

RadarOnline claimed Glee creator Ryan Murphy was developing a show based on Lea Michele's character Rachel.  A source told the site, "...some of its core cast would also migrate to the Lea Michele project as Glee is showing signs of aging."

A Fox rep quickly denied the story, saying there was "no truth" to the report.

Either way, Lea Michele will be moving on from Glee after next season, which has been announced as the show's last. Next year's season is going through a transiti...

Lea Michele Grateful For Kate Hudson's Support Following Death Of Cory Monteith

11/4/2013 7:01pm EST
Lea Michele Elle Magazine December 2013
Lea Michele opens up about the tragic death of boyfriend Cory Monteith in the December 2013 issue of ELLE Magazine.

The Glee star discussed how she's getting through her ordeal following the death of her on and off screen boyfriend to a heroin overdose over the summer.

"I never thought I would be in this position in my whole life" she shares. "Now that I am in this position, you can choose to rise, and that's what I'm going to try to do. I know that Cory would want nothing more than for me to take this situation and use it to help people."

The 27-year-old actress also explains tha...

Reese Witherspoon, Naya Rivera & More Standouts At The ELLE Women In Hollywood Awards

10/22/2013 11:00am EDT
Naya Rivera
It was ladies night at the ELLE 20th annual Women in Hollywood celebration in Los Angeles at the Four Seasons Hotel on Monday.

The magazine held the soiree to honor stars including Reese Witherspoon, Melissa McCarthy, Marion Cotillard, Naomie Harris, Shailene Woodley, and director Nancy Meyers.

The stars paid tribute to each other during the event. Chelsea Handler recalled how Witherspoon helped her land a movie role, while McCarthy said one of her inspirations was Kathy Bates.

"Glee" star Naya Rivera was one of the fashion standouts in a white jumpsuit with mesh sleeves and a plunging n...

Rumor Patrol: Dianna Agron Banned From 'Glee' Tribute, Mariah Carey's Divorce, More

10/12/2013 3:07pm EDT
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You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Dianna Agron Kept Off Glee Set: One question fans of the FOX show kept asking after their tribute to Cory Monteith was, "Why wasn't Quinn (Agron's character) there?" In the first season of the show, Cory's character Finn was in a relationship with Quinn. RadarOnline reports that Ryan Murphy and Lea Michele "intensely disliked" Dianna and decided to keep her away.

Verdict: Appears False. E! claims Diann...

'Glee' Cast Remembers Cory Monteith In Touching And Emotional Episode

10/11/2013 6:02pm EDT
Glee Remembers Cory Monteith
The cast of Glee said goodbye to Cory Monteith's character Finn Hudson in a moving and emotional tribute episode titled "The Quarterback."

Monteith, who died of a heroin and alcohol overdose on July 13, played the sensitive high school star quarterback who turned singer for the hit FOX show, now in its fifth season.

The episode opened with the cast singing Seasons of Love before the characters were asked by their teacher Mr. Shue, played by Matthew Morrison, to perform tracks that remind them of Monteith's character.

Glee's creator Ryan Murphy wrote the episode and chose not to reveal ho...

Lea Michele Opens Up About Cory Monteith's Death Ahead Of 'Glee' Tribute Episode

10/9/2013 11:19pm EDT
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Lea Michele has spoken out for the first time since the death of her boyfriend and co-star Cory Monteith. The actress said that Cory's untimely death took two people from her.

"For me personally, I've lost two people - Cory and [onscreen 'Glee' boyfriend] Finn," she tells TV Week Australia.

The couple were together for more than a year before Monteith's death of a heroin overdose in July, and Michele says that the episode of the show that pays tribute to the late star, which she helped organize, felt like the right thing to do.

"We had a beautiful memorial for Cory in the (fictional sch...

Lea Michele Films Emotional Scene On 'Glee' Set In NYC

9/10/2013 8:00pm EDT
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Lea Michele put on a brave face while filming scenes for "Glee" in New York City on Monday. The actress is focusing on her work following the death of her boyfriend and co-star Cory Monteith, who passed away over the summer from a drug and alcohol overdose.

The actress walked through Central Park wearing a bright pink trench coat, and at one point she leaned over a bridge and filmed an emotional scene for the cameras.

The 27-year-old tweeted that she was filming in the city and shared a selfie in front of the "Funny Girl" theater on Broadway.

She is pictured with a wide grin on her face...

Lea Michele Tweets Pensive Photo From 'Glee' Set

8/7/2013 6:00pm EDT
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Lea Michele is diving into her work following the accidental overdose of her boyfriend and co-star Cory Monteith last month. The actress tweeted a photo of herself on the set of "Glee" with the caption: "Feels so good to be home…#GleeSeason5."

Indeed the set of the FOX show must be like a second home for the actress, who starred alongside Monteith for four seasons. The actor died of a lethal mix of heroin and alcohol in Vancouver, Canada, on July 13.

In the photo, Michele looks pensive as she sits on a trunk in a bedroom.

After a period of mourning, Michele returned to Twitter on July 29...

A Smiling Lea Michele Attends Jamie-Lynn Sigler's Baby Shower

8/5/2013 4:00pm EDT
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Just a few weeks after her boyfriend Cory Monteith died of an accidental drug and alcohol overdose, Lea Michele attended her pal Jamie-Lynn Sigler's baby shower in Los Angeles.

The actress was spotted walking arm and arm with actress Joanna Garcia on Saturday and appeared to be in a good mood. The 26-year-old "Glee" star wore a white lace mini dress with matching pumps. She carried a bright red clutch and wore sunglasses.

Lea has stayed under the radar since Cory died on July 13 in Vancouver, Canada. She recently tweeted to fans: "Thank you all for helping me through this time with your e...

A.M. Roundup: Lea Michele Breaks Silence Over Cory Monteith's Death, Lohan's Rehab Shocker, Bieber's Bus

7/30/2013 9:49am EDT
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Lea Michele has broken her silence over the death of boyfriend Cory Monteith nearly three weeks after his body was found in a Vancouver hotel room. The actress, who was his on-screen girlfriend on hit show "Glee" as well, posted a personal photo of the two looking very happy together. She thanked fans for their support via Twitter on Monday. Heartbreaking. (story)

Tara Reid is still on board for "Sharknado 2." What a relief. The actress blasted reports that she'd been snubbed from the SyFy production, and the producer of "Sharknado" confirmed that she's still got the job if she wants it. W...

'Glee' Star Lea Michele Speaks Out For First Time Since Cory Monteith's Death

7/29/2013 11:06pm EDT
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Glee star Lea Michele has personally opened up over the death of boyfriend and co-star Cory Monteith with a post on her Twitter page along with a photograph of the couple.

"Thank you all for helping me through this time with your enormous love & support," she wrote. "Cory will forever be in my heart."

The actress has been mourning the tragic loss of Monteith following his untimely death from an accidental heroin overdose on July 13.

Last Thursday the actress and "Glee" creator Ryan Murphy honored Monteith with a memorial for the cast and crew of the show.

"Today, Ryan Murphy and Lea Mic...

Lea Michele, 'Glee' Cast Hold Memorial For Cory Monteith

7/26/2013 11:02am EDT
The cast of "Glee" honored late star Cory Monteith at a memorial on Thursday. The actor's girlfriend, Lea Michele, and show creator Ryan Murphy invited cast and crew to join them and share their memories of Monteith at the tribute event.

20th Century Fox Television executives issued the statement: "Today, Ryan Murphy and Lea Michele gathered the cast, crew and producers of Glee, along with colleagues from the network and studio, to share memories and music in an emotional celebration of the life of Cory Monteith.
"We thank the public for their continued outpouring of love and support as ...

The Morning Roundup: Selena Gomez's Royal Birthday, Cory Monteith Tribute, Lady Gaga Returns To VMAs

7/26/2013 10:38am EDT
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Selena Gomez is thrilled that the Royal Baby, Prince George of Cambridge, was born on her 21st birthday. "How crazy is that? I share my birthday with the royal baby, that's crazy!" She told E! News. (story)

Amanda Bynes will spend at least another two weeks in a psychiatric hold after a public meltdown earlier this week. A judge extended the emergency order on Thursday. Amanda set fire to a woman's driveway in Thousand Oaks, California on Monday and was taken into custody by police, who noticed something was wrong with her mentally. They're not charging her for any crimes and hope she gets...

'Glee' Creator Ryan Murphy Credits Lea Michele For Saving The Series

7/23/2013 9:11am EDT
Following the death of Cory Monteith earlier this month, "Glee" creator Ryan Murphy considered canceling the new season of the series to let the cast and crew mourn the death of the actor. However, Monteith's girlfriend and co-star Lea Michele insisted that the show must go on.

Murphy explained: "(She's) the strongest 26 year old I know... (She) felt that the best thing for the cast and crew was to be together... She's trying to look out for 500 other people who have mortgages to pay and families to feed."

He told the Hollywood Reporter: "Ultimately, we decided the best thing for everyone...

Rumor Patrol: Cory Monteith Planning Proposal, Miley Cyrus And Chris Hemsworth's 'Tense Reunion,' More

7/20/2013 1:07pm EDT
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You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Cory Montieth's Proposal: A tragic story could be even sadder if there's any truth to the rumor that the late Montieth was planning to propose to girlfriend Lea Michele. The couple had been dating for a year and a half at the time of his death.

Verdict: Unknown. People magazine apparently had a few sources claiming that Cory was dropping some serious hints at a wedding with Lea, but it's impossible to ...

The Morning Roundup: Justin Timberlake Leads MTV VMA Nominations, Cory Monteith & Lea Michele Planned To Wed

7/18/2013 10:32am EDT
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Justin Timberlake and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are leading this year's nominees for the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards. Timberlake's return to music with "The 20/20 Experience," driven by debut single "Suit and Tie," has earend him six nominations, wile the rap duo also picked up six nods for hit singles "Thrift Shop" and "Can't Stop Us." Here's the full list of nominations. (story)

Several stars have spoken out over Rolling Stone Magazine's decision to put Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on the cover of the magazine. Tsarnaev, 17, has been charged with 30 crimes for his involvement i...

Sources: Cory Monteith And Lea Michele Were Planning To Marry

7/18/2013 12:38am EDT
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Glee stars Lea Michele and Cory Monteith were reportedly planning to take their relationship to the next level before Monteith's tragic death in Vancouver over the weekend.

According to People magazine, a number of sources say that the two were getting close to tying the knot, or at least to an engagement.

One source said they had been discussing marriage, while another said they were in the planning process.

And according to Star magazine, Lea's grandfather, Albert Sarfati, says the two "were about to be married."

"I'm sure Lea is brokenhearted," he added.

"They were quietly hinting t...

Lea Michele Grieves With Cory Monteith's Family, Is 'Deeply Grateful' For Fans' Support

7/17/2013 3:00pm EDT
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In the wake of boyfriend Cory Monteith's death, Lea Michele is grieving with his family but is "deeply grateful" for the outpouring of support she's received from fans.

The actor died in a hotel room in Vancouver, Canada, on Saturday, and after an autopsy was performed the cause of death was attributed to a lethal mix of heroin and alcohol.

The couple found love on the set of "Glee," and a representative for the actress issued the following statement: "Lea is deeply grateful for all the love and support she's received from family, friends, and fans. Since Cory's passing, Lea has been grie...

The Morning Roundup: Cory Monteith Mourned, Halle Berry Weds, Carly Rae Jepson's First Pitch

7/15/2013 10:39am EDT
“Glee” star Cory Monteith was found dead in his Vancouver hotel room on Saturday afternoon. The 31-year-old actor’s body was discovered by hotel staff when he failed to check out. Monteith reportedly went out with friends Friday night and returned to his room alone, according to the hotel's video surveillance system. The actor spent a month in rehab this Spring and has had troubles with substance abuse in the past, but no official ruling on the cause of death has been determined or speculated. An autopsy will be performed today to determine how he died. (story)

Lea Michele, who dated her o...

Lea Michele's Rep Asks For Privacy Following Cory Monteith's Death

7/14/2013 11:15pm EDT
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The publicist for Glee star Lea Michele has asked that the media and public respect her privacy as she mourns the death of boyfriend/co-star Cory Monteith, who passed away over the weekend.

Monteith was found dead in his hotel room in Vancouver, British Columbia on Saturday, when staff at the Fairmont Pacific Rim entered his room after he failed to check out. He was 31.

"We ask that everyone kindly respect Lea's privacy during this devastating time," the star's rep said in a statement.

Lea, 26, and Cory had been dating since February 2012, when they took their relationship public on Vale...

'Glee' Star Lea Michele To Publish Her Memoir

5/23/2013 7:13pm EDT
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Random House will publish "Glee" star Lea Michele's book about her life. The autobiography, "Brunette Ambition," is described as "part memoir, part how-to and part style-guide."

The book will feature Michele's life growing up in New York City, her stint on Broadway, and her role on the popular FOX series.

The actress said in a statement: "There wasn't a guidebook when I was growing up, that detailed everything I would need to do, and know, to get where I am today. But I believe I can write one of sorts: not a how-to-make-it-in-show-business book, but a guide to harnessing tenacity, passio...

5 Things You Need To Know About The 'Glee' Season Finale

5/7/2013 1:00pm EDT
Gleeks the world over are heartbroken at the idea of spending the next several months without their "Glee" fix. Luckily the show has been picked up for seasons 5 and 6, so we do have at least two more years of singing and dancing to look forward to. But what can we expect in the May 9 season finale? Check out these spoilers to find out what's about to go down.

1) Blaine Goes Ring Shopping

Even without Burt's blessing, it looks like Blaine is planning to pop the question to Kurt. Patty Duke guest stars to offer him some words of wisdom when Blaine hits the jewelry store to buy an engageme...

'Glee' Recap: Sarah Jessica Parker Returns In 'Lights Out'

4/26/2013 9:20am EDT
On this week's "Glee", McKinley gets serious and goes unplugged when a power outage causes the lights in the school to shut off and the Glee clubbers to open up. Ryder shares that he was molested at a child by a teenage babysitter and it has since affected his ability to trust women. Sam and Artie think it's "every teenage boy's fantasy" and completely underestimate the seriousness of the situation. Kitty understands him though - at a dinner at Breadstix with Ryder, she confesses that she was molested by a friend's older brother when she was in sixth grade. The fallout from her trauma was s...

2013 SAG Awards Fashion: Black, Navy Blue & Neutral Gowns Dominate

1/28/2013 9:19am EST
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As we inch closer to the Academy Awards, tons of stars celebrated themselves at the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards on Sunday night.

Jaimie Alexander of "The Last Stand" (above) was one of the few celebs who showed some skin on the red carpet in a low-cut black Marc Bouwer gown. Most opted for more conservative ensembles in black, navy blue, and other neutrals.

A handful stood out in bright colorful gowns, including Jessica Chastain and Kaley Cuoco in bright red and Lea Michele in a bright pink dress.

Jennifer Garner, whose husband Ben Affleck is earning accolades for "Argo," looked ele...

2013 Golden Globe Awards Fashion: Stars Dazzle In Black, White & Red

1/14/2013 9:21am EST
Golden Globes 2013 Fashion
Sunday night was one of the of the biggest events in Hollywood - the 2013 Golden Globes Awards. Red, white and black were some of the more popular choices on the red carpet, with stars such as Zooey Deschanel, Jennifer Garner, Claire Danes, Marion Cotillard and Jennifer Lawrence opting for crimson gowns.

Hosts Amy Poehler and Tina Fey wore black and white, and Eva Longoria looked very leggy in a black gown with a slit up the thigh. Salma Hayek also stunned in a strapless black dress that showed off her curvy figure. Rachel Weisz wore black with a sheer polka dot skirt and her best accessor...

People's Choice Awards 2013 Fashion: Emma Watson, Jennifer Lawrence, Sandra Bullock & More Sizzling Celebs!

1/10/2013 9:00am EST
2013 People's Choice Awards
Awards season has officially commenced! The People's Choice Awards took place in Los Angeles on Wednesday night, and the red carpet was flooded with fashionable stars.

"The Hunger Games" dominated, picking up six trophies. Lead actress Jennifer Lawrence was named "Favorite Movie Actress" and "Favorite Face of Heroism." She showed off some thigh in a short black sequined dress.

"The Perks of Being a Wallflower" star Emma Watson wore a daring and colorful graphic cut-out mini dress, while Humanitarian award winner Sandra Bullock opted for a more traditional calf-length black and blue off th...

Fifty Shades Of 2012: Year Of The Bondage-Inspired Outfit

12/31/2012 7:30pm EST
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E.L. James' 2011 novel "Fifty Shades of Grey" skyrocketed to the top of the bestseller list in 2012, inspiring millions of women (and men) to pick up a copy and read about the passionate, bondage-filled affairs of Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele.

The book took on formerly taboo subjects and had everyone talking this year, even the celebrities.

Stars were spotted at the beach or out-and-about carrying copies of the book, Oprah called it her "guilty pleasure" (apologies if you just threw up in your mouth a little bit), and Megan Fox read the book to a dolphin in a parody commercial for ...

Lea Michele Is Proud Of Her 'Prizewinner' Breasts

12/11/2012 7:33pm EST
Lea Michele
Lea Michele gets sexy in the January 2013 issue of Marie Claire, talking about her romance with Cory Monteith joking about her sexy cleavage.

The Glee star says she can't remember what her life was like before she started dating co-star (and love interest on the show) Monteith, speaking highly of him and revealing her love and trust for her beau.

"I don't even remember a time when he wasn't my boyfriend. No one knows me better than Cory," she says. "No one knows what it's been like to go through this more than he does. Feeling like you have that net underneath you allows you to jump highe...

Lea Michele & Diane Kruger Show Some Skin At Miss Golden Globe Party

11/30/2012 6:00pm EST
Diane Kruger & Lea Michele
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association and InStyle held their Miss Golden Globe 2013 Party at Cecconi's Restaurant in Los Angeles on Thursday.

Lea Michele looked stunning in a pale pink, low cut Valentino gown. She pulled her hair back and wore dangling earrings and white strappy heels.

Fashion-foward Diane Kruger opted for a two piece ensemble - a crop top with white buttons and a full skirt with pockets. She paired the look with a skinny white belt and black and white Chanel booties.

Clint Eastwood's daughter Francesca was just unveiled as Miss Golden Globe 2013. She will assist prese...