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Q&A: 'The Client List' Star Naturi Naughton: 'There Are So Many Things I Want To Do'

April 8th, 2012 10:00am EDT
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Lifetime's The Client List premieres tonight (10 PM ET/PT). You've seen the saucy ads of Jennifer Love Hewitt as Riley Parks, who works at a day spa that has a little something extra going on. But she's not the only one who's a part of the story.

I recently caught up with singer/actress Naturi Naughton, who co-stars with Hewitt in the Lifetime original series, to ask her about her role in the new show, her experience coming off the similarly sexy The Playboy Club, and her other aspirations.

What was the moment when you decided on an entertainment career?

I was pretty young when I decid...
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'The Playboy Club' Cast Reveals What To Expect In Its First Sizzling Season

September 20th, 2011 1:00pm EDT
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Step aside mad men, the ladies are coming to town and they’re ready to shake their tails at a TV near you. This fall season, retro themed shows are all the rage, including HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire,” ABC’s “Pan Am, as well as a series that Hugh Hefner approves. NBC’s new ‘60s drama, “The Playboy Club,” chronicles the lives of the men and women behind Chicago's infamous hot spot where cocktails are just $1.50 and some of the most tantalizing temptresses tease and please patrons in satin corsets and not much else. It’s an era of sex, free love, and decadence-but at what cost? Innocent new Bunny...
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Jenna Dewan Found Playboy Bunny Training 'Strict'

September 19th, 2011 3:25pm EDT
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Actress Jenna Dewan and her female co-stars on new TV drama The Playboy Club were forced to undergo a full day of "bunny training" to perfect their poses as the iconic waitresses.

The Step Up star features alongside fellow 'Bunnies' Amber Heard and Naturi Naughton in the new show, about publishing mogul Hugh Hefner's first Playboy Club in Chicago, Illinois.

The actresses were given special lessons on how to behave from former Playboy Bunny Pat Lacey, but Dewan admits the one-day course was a little more intense than she had ever expected.

She tells PR.com, "We had Pat Lacey, who is an...
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Amber Heard Defends 'The Playboy Club'

August 2nd, 2011 7:54am EDT
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Hollywood beauty Amber Heard has defended her show The Playboy Club, accusing critics of slamming the series without even watching it.

The show, based on Hugh Hefner's famous 1960s Playboy Club, has faced a barrage of complaints from critics who claim it is chauvinistic, while the Parents Television Council penned a furious letters to NBC bosses, demanding they axe the series due to its links to the pornographic Playboy magazine.

Producers shot down the complaints, and now the show's star Heard has urged its detractors to watch it before they take offense.

She says, "The groups that cr...
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'The Playboy Club' Slammed By The Parents Television Council

July 28th, 2011 1:13pm EDT
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Eddie Cibrian's new show about Hugh Hefner's famous Playboy Club has come under fire from activists at a TV watchdog group, who have branded the racy series "disgraceful".

LeAnn Rimes' new husband plays lawyer Nick Dalton in upcoming NBC series The Playboy Club, which is set in the Chicago, Illinois hotspot in the 1960s.

However, members of the Parents Television Council are furious about the show and want the program axed before its planned premiere in September. Bosses claim the series is glamorizing pornography, and group president Timothy Winter has sent a letter to NBC in Californi...
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NBC's Playboy Pilot Casts Two Bunnies

February 6th, 2011 9:21am EST
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Amber Heard and Naturi Naughton have been cast as leads in NBC's drama pilot Playboy, Deadline reports.

NBC developing drama set in Playboy clubs

The series takes place at the Playboy Club in Chicago in 1963. Heard will play ...

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Check Out 'Lottery Ticket' On DVD, Blu-ray, On Demand & Download

November 17th, 2010 7:50am EST
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Kevin Carson (Bow Wow) has just won $370 million in the Mondo Millions Lottery. But the Lottery Claim Office is closed for a long holiday weekend, so before he can collect, Kevin must figure out how to keep a lid on his good fortune and survive the next three days.

As his prize news spreads, Kevin quickly discovers the good, the bad and the ugly in his friends and neighbors. It’s funny what people will do when money is involved – and this free-wheeling comedy has your winning entertainment numbers.

Brandon T. Jackson, Naturi Naughton, Loretta Devine, Ice Cube, Keith David, Terry Crews, ...
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Can The Remake Of 'Fame' Reinvent Itself Or Surpasses Its Predecessor?

September 23rd, 2009 10:15am EDT
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There are a lot of movies about the angst and the hope of high school, and even a few musicals set in that time period, but none of them were quite as devastating or as memorable as "Fame." The film came out in 1980 and is about the life of an ensemble cast of talented teenagers as they enroll in an extremely competitive performing arts high school. Only the best of the best get into the New York High School of Performing Arts, and those that do get in must prepare for four years of grueling practice and soul crushing criticism. The students learn that they must lean on one another and on a...
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