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Taylor Momsen's Band The Pretty Reckless To Release Debut Feb. 8; Tour Kicks Off Feb. 11

January 20th, 2011 9:59pm EST
The Pretty Reckless
The Pretty Reckless, fronted by Gossip Girl's Taylor Momsen, will hit the road in support of their full length CD, "Light Me Up" available digitally February 8th on Interscope Records. Runner Runner will support The Pretty Reckless on their headline tour which commences February 11th in Los Angeles concluding March 20th in Hartford, CT.

"Light Me Up" debuted on the UK's rock chart at #1, spending 6 consecutive weeks at the top of the chart. The single debuted on the main chart at #6. The Pretty Reckless performed at this year's Bamboozle Festival and on the entire nationwide run of this y...
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Miley Cyrus & Robert Pattinson Paintings Featured In Young Hollywood Exhibit

January 16th, 2011 6:30pm EST
Most Wanted
Painter Richard Phillips has a show opening at the White Cube in London on January 28 featuring portraits of someo of Hollywood's biggest young celebs. Amusingly, Phillips calls the show "the most disturbing thing I've ever done."

The exhibit features 10 paintings - all of which can be viewed at ELLE.com - featuring likenesses of Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Dakota Fanning, Justin Timberlake, Taylor Momsen, Zac Efron, Taylor Swift, Leonardo DiCaprio, Miley Cyrus and Chace Crawford.

Sound Bites from Phillips' interview:
"The notion of dire exclusion is a subtext for the show. It's ab...
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Taylor Momsen's Parents Hurt By Interview

January 13th, 2011 6:39am EST
Taylor Momsen
Taylor Momsen was forced to apologize to her parents for comments she made in a recent interview, in which she appeared to blame them for pushing her into the spotlight when she was a toddler.

The Pretty Reckless star appeared to slam her mom and dad for forcing her to become a model when she was just two years old, revealing in a candid chat, "No two year old wants to be working, but I had no choice... I didn't have friends. I was working constantly and I didn't have a real life."

But Momsen insists her remarks were taken out of context in the interview, and she's grateful for her parent...
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Madonna Hunting For The Next 'Material Girl'

January 11th, 2011 12:34pm EST
Madonna
Madonna has launched a search for the new face of her Material Girl clothing line, encouraging fans to vote online for their top choice.

The pop superstar released the teenage clothing range, designed in collaboration with her daughter Lourdes, last year with actress Taylor Momsen as the collection's poster girl.

Madonna is now looking for a replacement for the Gossip Girl star, and a post on the brand's website is urging fans to cast their vote to decide who gets the job.

A message on the site titled 'Desperately Seeking Material Girl', references lyrics from Madonna's famous song of...
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2010 Year In Entertainment Review: December

January 2nd, 2011 7:00pm EST
Miley Cyrus
December saw a series of scandals as the stars brought a touch of sex and drugs to the festive season - and wildchild Miley Cyrus led the way. The former Disney star ended 2010 by reminding us all she's a grown up now after she was caught on camera smoking legal hallucinogenic Salvia from a bong, and hit headlines again days later when she was pictured in a girl-on-girl clinch and exposing her bra while surrounded by hunky men.

Her pal Demi Lovato joined the Hannah Montana star in scandal when provocative photos which appeared to show her partly-exposing her breasts leaked on the internet,...
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Celebrity Fashion Fails Of 2010

December 22nd, 2010 10:00am EST
2010 Celebrity Fashion Fail
The definition of fail: "The state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective and may be viewed as the opposite of success." Where there is success there is always failure, and this year there were lots of star-powered failures on the red carpet and out and about in public.

Take a look back at some serious celebrity fashion fails from 2010:

Bonnie Somerville showed up to the Trevor Live Fundraiser at the Hollywood Palladium looking like a hot mess. While revealing underwear is hot right now, it has to be done right.

There's nothing good about this outfit. Madonn...
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Taylor Momsen Stuck In Snowy Germany

December 19th, 2010 7:35pm EST
Taylor Momsen
Taylor Momsen has been stranded in Germany after heavy snow grounded flights from a number of European airports.

The actress/singer has been touring the U.K. with her band The Pretty Reckless and she flew to Cologne, Germany this week for a final gig before she heads back to the U.S. for Christmas.

But northern Europe has been hit by harsh weather conditions this weekend, with snow grounding flights across the U.K. and Germany as staff struggle to keep runways clear - and Momsen has been caught up in the travel chaos.

Her flight from Cologne on Saturday was canceled and she now faces a n...
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Taylor Momsen: Glasgow Is Craziest City 'In All Of England'

December 19th, 2010 11:08am EST
Taylor Momsen
Taylor Momsen has apologized to fans in Glasgow after an on-stage blunder which saw her booed for calling the Scottish city the "craziest... in all of England".

The actress/singer performed with her band The Pretty Reckless in Glasgow on Monday, but the concert fell flat when the Gossip Girl star got her geography wrong.

She told the audience, "Glasgow you are looking good tonight. We are The Pretty Reckless and we have heard Glasgow is the craziest crowd in all of England."

The comment drew jeers and boos from the riled crowd, with student Paul Krane telling Scotland's Daily Record news...
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Santa's Naughty Celebrities Of 2010 List

December 14th, 2010 9:00am EST
Mel Gibson
Christmas is almost here and there are a lot of celebrities who will not be receiving any presents from Santa this year because of their bad behavior. From Dr. Laura Schlessinger's on-air N-word rant to Lindsay Lohan's violation probations and rehab stints, 2010 marked the year of unruly celebrity behavior and misconduct. Santa has made his list, checked it twice, and sent us a copy of naughty celebs who won't be getting any gifts this holiday season.

Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus has been a naughty, naughty girl this year. In 2010, a video was released of a then 16-year old Miley gi...
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Taylor Momsen Puzzled By Self-Pleasuring Taboo

November 17th, 2010 9:08am EST
Taylor Momsen
Outspoken "Gossip Girl" star Taylor Momsen likes to pleasure herself.

She explained, "Girls should be allowed to masturbate...Why is that such a hidden topic?"

She told Revolver magazine, "If it's a good sex tape, I'll watch it...I like some adult stars. I have a couple (of) favorites. But I will say this: That Tommy Lee/Pamela Anderson video wasn't very good. I wouldn't f**k Tommy Lee."

And Momsen goes on to talk about masturbation, adding, "Guys can masturbate. So why can't girls? Why is that such a hidden topic from the world?"

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Taylor Momsen Wrote Heidi Montag's First Single - When She Was Eight

November 16th, 2010 10:42pm EST
Taylor Momsen
"Gossip Girl" star Taylor Momsen has revealed she wrote reality TV star Heidi Montag's debut single - when she was eight.

The actress/rocker admits she was thrilled when she first heard the song "Blackout" - and didn't have the heart to tell Montag the history of the tune.

Momsen tells Revolver magazine, "I recorded it with a producer as a demo. Heidi Montag... just recently sang it and put it out as her single.

"I'm like, 'OK, dude, you're singing an eight year old's words, but that's cool.'

"It's so funny, because I didn't shop it or anything and I get this call going, 'Did you write ...
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Taylor Momsen Blames Her Parents

November 10th, 2010 11:10pm EST
Taylor Momsen
Taylor Momsen has taken aim at her parents in a hard-hitting new interview, insisting they're the reason she's so dark and miserable.

The gloomy "Gossip Girl" star, who is now making her name in the rock world as the singer with cult band The Pretty Reckless, has blamed her parents for robbing her of her childhood.

The teenager says, "Everyone's like, 'Wow, why is she upset and why is she so miserable about things?' My parents signed me up with Ford (modeling agency) at the age of two. No two year old wants to be working, but I had no choice.

"My whole life, I was in and out of school. I...
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Taylor Momsen 'Freaks Out' Partygoers With Sexual White Zombie Song

November 10th, 2010 8:40am EST
Taylor Momsen
"Gossip Girl" star-turned-lingerie-clad heavy rocker Taylor Momsen stirred up trouble at a recent Versace party when she took over the DJ booth and played White Zombie's "More Human Than Human," which opens with the sound of a woman climaxing.

The organizers of the bash at the Guggenheim Museum in New York asked Momsen to select the playlist for the evening, and when the DJ refused to play the shocking White Zombie tune, she took over the controls.

She tells Revolver magazine, "He walked out of the booth and I had full control of it. So I put it (song) on and it came cranking through the ...
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Fashion Fails Of The Week: Taylor Momsen, Shannen Doherty & More

October 29th, 2010 7:00pm EDT
Taylor Momsen
Celebrities didn't disappoint this week with their terrible fashion choices. Just look at "Gossip Girl" actress Taylor Momsen, who has been seeking a lot of attention lately. This week she looked like a goth prostitute.

Other offenders: Julianne Moore's half coat/half dress, dowdy Shannen Doherty, and Rosario Dawson, who looked like she recycled an old bridesmaid's dress.

When will the stars learn to consult Starpulse.com before making a red carpet appearance?

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Taylor Momsen Bans Recording Devices From Her Concerts

October 28th, 2010 5:20pm EDT
Taylor Momsen
Actress-turned-singer Taylor Momsen has banned music fans from recording her live in concert - after she was caught on tape baring her breasts at a New York show last week .

The 17 year old was captured on camera pulling down the neckline of her top and exposing two black pasties stuck over her nipples. The footage made it online, forcing the Gossip Girl star to install strict new rules at gigs.

Momsen took to the stage again in Los Angeles on Wednesday - and stunned the crowd by asking everyone with a camera or mobile phone to put it away.

She told the crowd: "I know this is the mode...
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Taylor Momsen Shows Off Her Underwear In Leather & Lace Ensemble

October 27th, 2010 10:00am EDT
Taylor Momsen
17-year-old Taylor Momsen keeps pushing the envelope with her outrageous outfits and behavior. She swapped her usual black raccoon eyes for red as she prepared for a gig with her band The Pretty Reckless in Los Angeles yesterday.

The young "Gossip Girl" actress vamped it up in a a leather and lace ensemble, complete with dog collar and "Slave" necklace.

Last week Taylor shocked concert-goers at a show in New York when she flashed her breasts in the middle of a song.

During her performance of their single "Make Me Wanna Die" Momsen stunned fans by pulling down the neckline of her top and...
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17-Year-Old Taylor Momsen Exposes Herself To Concertgoers

October 23rd, 2010 12:02pm EDT
Taylor Momsen
Actress-turned-singer Taylor Momsen shocked concert-goers at a show in New York on Thursday when she flashed her breasts in the middle of a song.

The 17 year old teamed a low-cut ripped black vest with a mini-skirt, fishnet stockings and platformed heels to rock out with her band The Pretty Reckless at a Paper magazine party at Don Hill's.

But it was during her performance of their single "Make Me Wanna Die" that Momsen stunned fans by pulling down the neckline of her top and exposing her boobs to the crowd. Her modesty was only spared by two black pasties stuck over her nipples.

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This Week's Shining & Falling Stars: Willow Smith And Taylor Momsen

October 22nd, 2010 11:00am EDT
Willow Smith
Shining Star – Willow Smith: So, what were you doing at age 9?

Well, while you may have memories of sticking crayons up your nose and trying not to get beaten up by those nasty sixth graders, Willow Smith will remember she released her first single.

The spunky, barely tween debuted her music video this week for “Whip My Hair”. The video for the insanely catchy tune quickly gained steam on the web, with more than 3.4 million views on YouTube. The daughter of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith even got more clicks than Rihanna, who released her “Only Girl (in the World)” video a week earlier...
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Teen Celebs Getting Too Sexy?

October 17th, 2010 3:32pm EDT
Miley Cyrus Who Owns My heart
Miley Cyrus caused a big stir when her new music video for "Who Owns My Heart" was released, as the 17 year-old shows tons of skin and writhes about on a bed in a very mature manner.

Tim Winter, president of the Parents Television Council, said, "It sends messages to her fan base that are diametrically opposed to everything she has done up to this point. Miley built her fame and fortune entirely on the backs of young girls, and it saddens us that she seems so eager to distance herself from that fan base so rapidly."

But she's not the only teen celebrity pushing the envelope.

Taylor Mo...
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Taylor Momsen: 'Guys Can Masturbate. So Why Can't Girls?'

October 15th, 2010 12:28pm EDT
Taylor Momsen
Taylor Momsen has shocked fans by talking about pornography and masturbation in an explicit new interview.

The 17 year old is pictured on the front cover of Revolver magazine posing in just her underwear, thigh-high stockings and high-heeled shoes, holding a fake gun.

The Gossip Girl actress, who also fronts rock band The Pretty Reckless, confesses her love of porn movies and admits to watching the infamous sex tape featuring Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee.

She says, "If it's a good sex tape, I'll watch it... I like some adult stars. I have a couple (of) favorites. But I will say this:...
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Taylor Momsen's Sexy Fishnet Stockings & Thigh-High Boots

October 8th, 2010 5:00pm EDT
Taylor Momsen
A leggy Taylor Momsen looked "tartan chic" with thigh-high boots while filming "Gossip Girl" in DUMBO ( Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass), Brooklyn , New York, today.

The actress is refusing to let harsh criticism from TV style guru Tim Gunn bring her down after he lashed out at her and branded her a "pathetic diva".

Project Runway star Gunn recently filmed a cameo for the new season of Momsen's hit TV show Gossip Girl, but he was not impressed by the 17 year old's behavior on set and dismissed her as a "brat."

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Madonna's Dress Code For Her Daughter

September 23rd, 2010 9:30pm EDT
Madonna
Madonna has banned her daughter from dressing up for school - insisting the teenager's favorite revealing outfits should be kept for nights out.

The pair has teamed up for the singer's new Material Girl clothing line, with Lourdes, 13, designing a range of rock-chic pieces.

But Madonna is adamant her daughter should dress sensibly for lessons at New York's prestigious LaGuardia Arts academy.

Lourdes says, "No too low V-necks and I'm not allowed to wear shorts, like short shorts, unless I wear tights with them."

The "Holiday" hitmaker explains, "School's not a nightclub, that's what I sa...
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Taylor Momsen Dismisses Tim Gunn's 'Pathetic Diva' Criticism

September 23rd, 2010 5:30pm EDT
Taylor Momsen
Singer/actress Taylor Momsen is refusing to let harsh criticism from TV style guru Tim Gunn bring her down after he lashed out at the teenager and branded her a "pathetic diva".

Project Runway star Gunn recently filmed a cameo for the new season of Momsen's hit TV show Gossip Girl, but he was not impressed by the 17 year old's behavior on set and dismissed her as a "brat".

When asked about working with the teen actress, he said, "What a diva! She was pathetic, she couldn't remember her lines, and she didn't even have that many. I thought to myself, 'Why are we all being held hostage by ...
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Taylor Momsen Has The Biggest Racoon Eyes We've Ever Seen

September 23rd, 2010 11:22am EDT
Taylor Momsen
"Gossip Girl" star Taylor Momsen attended the "Material Girl" collection launch in New York City on Wednesday wearing very heavy black eye make-up.

TV style guru Tim Gunn recently lashed out at Taylor's "pathetic" behavior on the set of Gossip Girl - branding the teenager a "diva."

Tim ranted, "You know young lady, there are hundreds of thousands of girls who are just as attractive and even smarter than you. Why are you acting like this show is a huge burden on you?'"

Taylor's co-star Leighton Meester with toned down racoon eyes:
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Check Out 'Make Me Wanna Die,' The New Video From Taylor Momsen's Band The Pretty Reckless

September 17th, 2010 5:55pm EDT
The Pretty Reckless
The Pretty Reckless have just premiered the video for their US single "Make Me Wanna Die." Check out Taylor Momsen and her band rocking the track in the Meiert Avis (U2, New Found Glory, Alanis Morissette) directed clip.

The track is featured on The Pretty Reckless' EP (out now) and full album coming soon on Interscope Records.

Taylor recently admitted that she carries a knife in her purse, but didn't realize it was illegal. In the new video, the "Gossip Girl" star strips down to her undies and plays with fire. Check it out:

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Tim Gunn Calls Taylor Momsen 'A Pathetic Diva'

September 15th, 2010 10:00am EDT
Tim Gunn
TV style guru Tim Gunn has lashed out at Taylor Momsen's "pathetic" behavior on the set of Gossip Girl - branding the teenager a "diva".

The singer/actress returns to the show in its new season, which premiered earlier this week, and Gunn has a cameo in one episode of the series. However, the Project Runway star was unimpressed with Momsen's attitude.

He tells E! Online, "What a diva! She was pathetic, she couldn't remember her lines, and she didn't even have that many. I thought to myself, 'Why are we all being held hostage by this brat?' I'd say, 'You know young lady, there are hundre...
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Blake Lively: Hot Blonde In A Red Dress

September 13th, 2010 8:06pm EDT
Blake Lively
Va va voom! Blake Lively attended the premiere of "The Town" at the 35th Toronto International Film Festival wearing a figure-hugging red sequined dress. The only thing we don't like is the extra bunchy fabric around her hips.

The film centers on Boston bank robber Doug MacRay (Ben Affleck), who falls for a woman his gang had previously taken hostage after feigning a chance meeting with her to ensure that she can't identify them. The movie is an adaptation of author Chuck Hogan's novel "Prince of Thieves."

Without any knowledge of her "Gossip Girl" role (he supposedly thought she was fre...
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Blake Lively Is Shimmering

September 12th, 2010 6:21pm EDT
Blake Lively
Blake Lively celebrated the re-opening of the Chanel Soho Boutique in New York City on Thursday with a super sparkly purple and gray gown. It's rare to see the "Gossip Girl" star so covered up!

The actress recently told Marie Claire magazine that she's always loved fashion and doesn't use a stylist. While filming her TV series in Paris, she met Karl Lagerfield and John Galliano. She explained, "So I went to dinner with Karl Lagerfeld and we got to spend a lot of priceless time together. Oh my gosh, riding around in Karl Lagerfeld's Rolls-Royce with the top down. Insane!"

Blake admits she...
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Blake Lively Shoots Scenes For 'Gossip Girl' In A Beige Blazer & Blue Dress - Hot Or Not?

September 10th, 2010 9:30pm EDT
Blake Lively
We spotted Blake Lively in a beige blazer and navy blue dress while filming a scene for "Gossip Girl" on the front steps of a building in New York City on Wednesday.

The actress recently talked about her film career. She told Marie Claire, "I wanna take risks, I don't wanna play it safe. I mean, I could probably make more money if I did more commercial projects. It would be nice to buy an apartment, but I'm 22 and I don't need to yet."

She stars in the upcoming film "The Town." Ben Affleck was so impressed by her audition that he rewrote the part of Krista, a drug-addicted single mother ...
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Taylor Momsen: 'I Didn't Realize They Were Illegal'

September 7th, 2010 4:00pm EDT
Taylor Momsen
Singer/actress Taylor Momsen has spoken out to explain controversial comments she made about carrying a knife in her purse, insisting she was unaware it's illegal.

The Gossip Girl star sparked outrage from anti-knife campaigners earlier this year when she revealed she collects the deadly weapons and takes her favorite everywhere with her at all times.

But, now Momsen has opened up about the remarks, insisting she only carries a blade in case she needs it for useful activities - and never uses it as a weapon.

She tells Heat magazine, "I have, like, tons of knives from gas stations - I...
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