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The Cast Of Full House - Where Are They Now?

August 2nd, 2014 3:00pm EDT
The Cast Of Full House - Where Are They Now?
The show that coined the catchphrases, "How rude!" and "You got it dude!" is approaching close to 30 years since its first airdate in 1987 and although the hairstyles and clothing are way past their prime, "Full House" continues to be a staple of family television. The show is still playing in reruns, gaining an entirely new legion of fans who enjoy the day to day mishaps of the Tanner clan and their extended family. Which only proves that good television is timeless and if a show that is stuck in the 80's is popular in 2014, today's television is dropping the ball big time! Ever wonder whe...
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Celebs We Didn't Know Were Related

July 19th, 2014 4:00pm EDT
Celebs We Didn't Know Were Related
The Hollywood game isn't unfortunately about how talented you are, it's about who you know. Still, having a famous sibling or relation in Hollywood isn't a guarantee for success. In fact, many celebrity sibs are unsuccessful in the industry. While some familiy pairings are obvious, some will take you by surprise.

Jenny McCarthy and Melissa McCarthy

Jenny McCarthy was already a household name when her cousin Melissa decided to join her in Hollywood. Jenny was already famous for her work on MTV and as a Playboy bunny. In 1997 she was the star of her sketch-comedy series "The Jenny McCar...
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10 Celebrity Brainiacs Whose Careers Took A Backseat To Education

April 5th, 2014 5:00pm EDT
10 Celebrity Brainiacs Whose Careers Took A Backseat To Educatio
Who says you can't have the best of both worlds? Tell that to this fine group of celebrities, who took a leap of faith and followed their hearts towards their college campus of choice. While some did not finish, the tenacity to try and further their education in an industry where many choose another path is commendable.

The following 10 celebrities did just that, and had many different ways to achieve their goals. We also gave honors to the celebrities that had a resume of outstanding academic achievement - so keep an eye out for our praiseworthy (but completely arbitrary) Latin honors!

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Hollywood's Hottest Celebrity Siblings

March 27th, 2014 1:26am EDT
Hollywood's Hottest Celebrity Siblings
Hollywood is full of sexy celebrity siblings who share the spotlight, often in the same discipline.

Sisters Beyonce and Solange Knowles have both demonstrated their musical chops over the years, but Beyonce is by far the bigger star. However, Solange has made a dent in the fashion industry and is often watched for her clothing and hairstyle choices.

The Hemsworth brothers stormed Hollywood in recent years for their work in popular film franchises such as "The Hunger Games" and "The Avengers." The Australian-born brothers will likely continue to produce box office hits in years to come.

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10 Successful Celebrity Entrepreneurs

November 15th, 2012 3:35pm EST
Jessica Alba
These days, celebrities are doing more than just their day jobs. In addition to acting and singing, many have created their own businesses and turned into successful entrepreneurs. They've dabbled in everything from fashion to restaurants. The following stars have proven that they have more than just acting chops.

Jessica Alba created The Honest Company to help parents know what ingredients and chemicals are used in baby food, diapers and accessories.

She told Forbes.com earlier this summer: "I wanted to make it easier for myself — and for all families — to have safe, beautifully designed...
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PETA Slams The 'Trollsen Twins' Over Their Fur Backpack

June 28th, 2012 8:14am EDT
Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen
Fashion icons Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have come under fire for using fur in their latest accessories line.

The TV twins' clothing range The Row includes a new backpack made of animal pelt, which retails for $16,000.

The item has caught the attention of bosses at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), who have condemned the pair for using the hide of creatures in the name of style.

A spokesperson for the animal rights group says, "If it looks like a troll and acts like a troll, it's probably a Trollsen Twin - or someone wearing one of their new $16,000 totes, which are ...
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Elizabeth Olsen Worked Hard To Put Herself Through College

March 10th, 2012 6:18pm EST
Elizabeth Olsen
Elizabeth Olsen recently obtained her real estate license for extra income to help put herself through college.

The break-out star, and younger sister to designer twins Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen, has dreamed of gracing the big screen ever since she was a young girl, but she refused to rely on her last name as a way to make it happen.

She tells Reuters, "I started to develop this complex thinking: 'If I'm going to be an actor, no one's going to take me seriously, so I'm going to overcompensate and do as much training as possible, so that I know that I have something no one can take away f...
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Elizabeth Olsen On Parties, Her Famous Sisters And Her New Movie 'Silent House'

March 7th, 2012 4:30pm EST
Elizabeth Olsen
2011 was a triumphant year for Elizabeth Olsen and 2012 is poised to be even bigger. Her debut film Martha Marcy May Marlene showed her talents in a big way, immediately distinguishing Olsen from her sisters Mary Kate and Ashley. She was nominated for many awards for her portrayal of an escaped cult member.

Her first film of 2012 is the horror thriller Silent House. Filmed seemingly in a single 88 minute take, the camera stays on Olsen as she hides and runs from people invading her remote home. Olsen reflected on her introduction to Hollywood and the world with a cool poise showing she kno...
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Elizabeth Olsen Sizzles In A Floral, Plunging Neckline Dress

January 14th, 2012 12:00pm EST
Elizabeth Olsen
Elizabeth Olsen, 22, attended the 37th Annual Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards in Century City yesterday wearing a sexy black and floral ensemble. She won the New Generation Award at the event.

The actress, younger sister to Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, is making her own name in the business. She recently starred in "Martha Marcy May Marlene" about an escaped cult member who experiences paranoia and isolation while attempting to start a new life with her sister's family.

She was nominated for a Critics Choice Award, an Independent Spirit Award and other accolades.
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Elizabeth Olsen Says Kate Winslet Inspired Her To Get Naked For Latest Film

November 15th, 2011 1:00pm EST
Elizabeth Olsen
Elizabeth Olsen has credited Kate Winslet with giving her the "courage" to bare all on camera after fearing she would ruin her career by stripping off.

The Hollywood newcomer, who is the younger sister of actress twins Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, was terrified about shooting naked scenes for new movie Martha Marcy May Marlene.

However, after seeing Winslet appear completely nude in 1999 movie Holy Smoke, the 22 year old admits she felt inspired to shed her clothes for the drama, in which she plays a young woman who flees from a cult.

She explains, "(Martha Marcy May Marlene is) only m...
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Mary Kate And Ashley Olsen Named Best Dressed Sisters

November 10th, 2011 2:33pm EST
Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen
Twins Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen have been named the Best Dressed Sisters of 2011 by editors at fashion magazine Vogue.

The former childhood stars beat out Beyonce and her singer sister Solange Knowles for the honor.

Defending the publication's choice, Vogue executive Mark Holgate tells Reuters, "Are there any more chic, stylish, cool, and original sisters than Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen? They are incredibly stylish... Look at what they've done with (their fashion labels) The Row and Elizabeth and James. They are legitimate fashion forces."

Also making the exclusive list were acting d...
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Elizabeth Olsen Talks Nude Scenes & Generates Early Oscar Buzz For Indie Thriller 'Martha Marcy May Marlene'

September 15th, 2011 6:00pm EDT
Elizabeth Olsen GQ
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen's younger sister, Elizabeth is quickly making a name for herself in Hollywood - and is even generating some early Oscar buzz around her performance in the upcoming Martha Marcy May Marlene.

In the film the 22-year-old actress plays Martha, an escaped cult member having a difficult time trying to start a new life while living with her sister's family as she's constantaly haunted by nightmares that she'll be either found or worse yet - the victim of the malevolant cult leader's revenge.

At one point in the film, Elizabeth's character is naked for a cult ritual, an...
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Who's Cuter - Ashley Olsen Or Her French Bulldog?

June 29th, 2011 8:24am EDT
Ashley Olsen
Ashley Olsen took her French Bulldog to a waiting SUV outside of a hotel in New York City yesterday. What a mellow little fellow!

The 25-year-old actress/fashion designer wore a long brown dress and carried a designer leather bag. We can't decide which one is cuter...

Ashley was recently linked to Justin Timberlake, but their reps denied rumors they were dating. Meanwhile, her sister Mary-Kate was spotted kissing Kanye West earlier this month.
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Who Is Justin Timberlake Hooking Up With?

June 2nd, 2011 12:30pm EDT
Justin Timberlake
Justin Timberlake is one of Hollywood's most eligible bachelors. The pop superstar parted ways with Jessica Biel in March after nearly four years of dating.

He just told Vanity Fair magazine, "I would rather not talk about her, because it's hurtful for me...She is the single-handedly most significant person in my life...In my 30 years, she is the most special person, OK?...I don't want to say much more, because I have to protect things that are dear to me - for instance, her."

One of the rumors surrounding his split was that he cheated on Biel with Olivia Munn.

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Fergie, Lopez, Alba & Tons Of Celebs Strut Their Stuff At Costume Institute Gala (Photos)

May 3rd, 2011 8:48am EDT
Costume Institute Gala
Several celebrities attended the annual Costume Institute Gala in New York City yesterday, celebrating the exhibition of "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty" held at the Metropolitan Museum Of Art on 5th Avenue.

McQueen's successor Sarah Burton was the toast of the event following her triumph at Friday's royal wedding, for which she designed Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge's stunning bridal gown.

The stars stepped out in a vast array of looks. Fergie wore a very cleavage-heavy gown, while new mom Miranda Kerr looked like a ballerina.

Jessica Alba was resplendent in a strapless metallic go...
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Mary-Kate And Ashley Olsen Promise To Keep Fashion Line Made In America

April 28th, 2011 8:16am EDT
Mary Kate and Ashley
Former child stars-turned-designer duo Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are supporting the U.S. economy by employing American workers to make their clothes.

The twin sisters insist on using garment factories in New York and Los Angeles to produce their high-end label The Row in a bid to save the country's flagging manufacturing companies.

Ashley tells Newsweek magazine, "I really believe in our being able to create here and utilize the skills that people have here. The skill set is here. Our main issue is that some of the machinery is gone, so some knitwear is produced in Italy. But whether i...
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Celebrity Spring Fashion Preview

March 19th, 2011 3:30pm EDT
Olsen Twins
If you are on the East Coast then you are probably counting down the days until you can put away your mittens and puffy coats and break out the shorts and flip flops. And although the West Coasters always have the luxury of the warmth, they still need to obey the fashion laws and wait until spring to start rocking the right looks. Nonetheless, we are all ready to kick that lion to the curb and welcome the cozy little lamb.

A few celebrities who rarely let us down with fashion are Diane Kruger, Mila Kunis, Jennifer Aniston and although we hate to admit it- Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen. The...
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Lady Gaga To Receive Style Icon Award

March 18th, 2011 11:30am EDT
Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga has been named this year's recipient of the Council of Fashion Designers of America's (CDFA) Style Icon Award. The pop superstar will be honored at a gala in New York in June.

CFDA president Diane von Furstenberg and executive director Steven Kolb announced the nominees and honorees for the annual prizegiving on Wednesday.

Designer Marc Jacobs will be honored with the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award. He has also been nominated in the Competitive Womenswear Designer of the Year category.

Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen will also be among the designers hoping for a prize - t...
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Mary Kate & Ashley Olsen's Sister Has Hit Film At Sundance

January 26th, 2011 1:35am EST
Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen's little sister has scored a big hit at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah - her new film has been picked up by Fox Searchlight executives.

The company has bought worldwide rights for Martha Marcy May Marlene from first-time writer Sean Durkin for an estimated $2 million.

The film stars Elizabeth Olsen, Sarah Paulson, Hugh Dancy and 2011 Oscar nominee John Hawkes.

It premiered on Friday at Sundance's Eccles theater.

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The Olsen Twins Look Like They're Wearing Wolverine Pelts

November 17th, 2010 7:00pm EST
Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen showed up to the 7th Annual CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards in New York City looking like refugees. Or maybe they just stepped off the boat at Ellis Island.

For such high fashion gals, they certainly look like they need a fashion intervention.

The 24-year-old twins pay a visit to an NYC spa every other week for a heavy-duty facial to keep their pores clean and their skin smooth. The price? $500 each visit.

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Mary-Kate Olsen Wears An Alaskan Malamute In Paris

October 7th, 2010 4:00pm EDT
Mary Katy & Ashley Olsen
We spotted Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen leaving a store under the over of an umbrella while out shopping on the Champs-Elysees in Paris yesterday. We have a hard time deciphering which one is which, but we think it's Mary-Kate's coat that looks like it's made of an entire fluffy white dog.

The twin media moguls regularly undergo $500 facial peels to keep their faces wrinkle-free.

Beautician Aida Bicaj tells PageSix magazine the 24-year-old stars pay a visit to her New York spa every other week for a heavy-duty facial to keep their pores clean and their skin smooth.

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Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen Spend A Lot Of Money On Facials

September 15th, 2010 2:27pm EDT
Mary Kate & Ashley Olsen
Twin media moguls Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen regularly undergo $500 facial peels to keep their faces wrinkle-free.

Beautician Aida Bicaj tells PageSix magazine the 24-year-old stars pay a visit to her New York spa every other week for a heavy-duty facial to keep their pores clean and their skin smooth.

The pricey treatment includes a special "Jacques picking technique" to lift and firm, a micro-current machine to plump the skin and tighten muscles, and a silk peel.

Bicaj says, "They want to keep a healthy, glowy (sic) look and prevent any fine lines."

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Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen's Dad Files For Bankruptcy

June 25th, 2010 8:46am EDT
Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen's father has filed for bankruptcy and is facing foreclosure on his California home, according to a report.

David Olsen, who fathered the billionaire twins with his first wife Jamie, has fallen behind on payments for his property in Tarzana and owes the bank almost $2.2 million.

According to documents obtained by the National Enquirer, the stars' dad and his second wife McKenzie will be forced out of the house on July 9 if they fail to settle their debt and the property will be sold off at a public auction.

But it's not the first time Olsen Sr. has faced financi...
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Vanessa Hudgens Ready To Replace 'Old' Actresses

May 5th, 2010 8:23am EDT
Vanessa Hudgens
Vanessa Hudgens is all set for movie mega-stardom. She explained, "All the actresses I love are getting old and I'm like, 'Who's going to replace them? You guys can't get old.' But, at the same time, I guess it's my turn."

Meanwhile, the star was thrilled when she landed a movie role alongside fellow child star and no-so-old actress Mary-Kate Olsen in "Beastly." Vanessa told Nylon magazine, "I love her! I used to be in her fan club. When we were (filming) in Montreal, we'd go shopping and she'd take me to vintage stores."

Vanessa was scolded by producers while filming new romance movie...
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Vanessa Hudgens Is In Awe Of Mary-Kate Olsen

April 24th, 2010 2:39pm EDT
Mary Kate & Ashley Olsen
Vanessa Hudgens was thrilled when she landed a movie role alongside fellow child star Mary-Kate Olsen because she was a member of the Olsen Twins fan club as a kid.

The pair will appear together in forthcoming movie "Beastly," and Disney star Hudgens took the opportunity to get close to her idol off-set.

She tells Nylon magazine, "I love her! I used to be in her fan club. When we were (filming) in Montreal, we'd go shopping and she'd take me to vintage stores."

And Olsen became a style guru for the actress: "I would literally just follow her around being like, 'Help me! What do you look ...
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Golden Globes Fashion 2010 - The Ladies

January 18th, 2010 11:45am EST
Golden Globes Fashion 2010
Many of the ladies sizzled on the red carpet at last night's Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. Purple was a major pick of the evening, as Sandra Bullock, Fergie, Heidi Klum and Jane Krakowski demonstrated.

As usual black was a very popular color, and stars like Jennifer Aniston, Mariah Carey, Halle Berry, Heather Graham, Vera Farmiga and Penelope Cruz looked fab.

There wasn't a lot of bad fashion, although Tina Fey's billowing skirt was a bit too much, and Rita Wilson's flower pattern dress was simply too floral.

What did you think of last night's red carpet fashion? Who...
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Weekly Fashion Wrap Up: Tacky Olsen Twins, Fabulous Fergie & More

December 18th, 2009 12:44pm EST
Weekly fashion wrap up
It's Starpulse's weekly fashion wrap up - the last of the year! Stay tuned for our worst fashions of 2009 feature in two weeks. The Olsen twins lead "The Worst" lineup this week. We are kind of over the homeless bag lady look.

THIS WEEK'S WORST DRESSED

Typically we're a fan of Heather Graham, but something is really off. Not sure we like the hair or the bride style mini-dress.

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We aren't sure if this is Taylor Momsen or Little J from Gossip Girl, but we really wish they would stop dressing her like a 15 year old hooker.

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Celebrities At London Fashion Week (Photos)

September 23rd, 2009 2:30pm EDT
Emma Watson fashion week
Several celebrities appeared for a show by designer Burberry during Fashion Week in London yesterday. Check out some more photos after the jump...

Emma Watson looks stunning in a yellow mini dress. Even though the Harry Potter star just started her first year of college at the prestigious Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, she managed to jet off to the U.K. for a visit.

When asked how she balances her classes with her career, Watson adds, "I don't really know to be honest! I think you make time for things that you care about. You seem to make extra hours in the day for thi...
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TV Reunions We'd Like To See

August 28th, 2009 10:02am EDT
Party Of Five
We all have our favorite shows, especially the ones we used to beg mom and dad to let us stay up and watch. Or the shows we watched with our friends every week and discussed the next day in school because it was the most exciting event in our lives. Most of these shows are played in syndication, but the true fans want to know what's going on with our favorite characters now.

Here are the top shows that we'd love to see do reunion specials:

It's been 20 years since "Saved by the Bell," TV's first live-action Saturday morning sitcom debuted. The show started as "Good Morning, Miss Blis...
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Slideshow: This Summer's Beautiful Blondes

August 6th, 2009 3:44pm EDT
Blake Lively, Cameron Diaz & Sienna Miller
Blond is beautiful, and these stars are definitely that. Whether they're platinum blond, dirty blond, or strawberry blond, they're all pretty hot. Which blond beauty do you like the best? Click through our slideshow, and let us know!

Anna Kournikova

In July Anna was photographed wearing a large diamond ring on her left finger. She hasn't confirmed that she's engaged to Enrique Iglesias.

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Ashley Olsen

Ashley recently said she's surprised she didn't have a public breakdown like Britney Sp...
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