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Top 10 Celebrity Couples

July 14th, 2012 2:30pm EDT
Will Smith &  Jada Pinkett Smith
Approximately 40 to 50 percent of marriages end in divorce in the United States, and if you add celebrity to the equation that percentage seems to increase exponentially.

Check out the stars who have filed for divorce in 2012 alone: Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise, Seal and Heidi Klum, David Arquette and Courteney Cox, and Debra Messing and Daniel Zelman. Johnny Depp and his longterm partner Vanessa Paradis also called it quits.

Despite rampant divorce rumors, Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith have weathered the storm after 15 years of marriage. And believe it or not, there are several celebr...
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Stars Show Support For Usher After Stepson Is Declared Brain Dead

July 9th, 2012 9:00am EDT
Usher
Doctors have declared Usher's 11-year-old stepson brain dead after a jet ski accident on Saturday, and officials have launched an investigation into the incident.

Kyle Glover, son of the R&B star's estranged wife Tameka Foster, was hit while sitting on an inflatable raft on Lake Lanier in Atlanta, Georgia.

Glover suffered a head injury and has shown no brain activity since the accident, according to TMZ.com. At press time, it wasn't determined whether the boy would be taken off life support.

The Department of Natural Resources' Critical Incident Response Team plans on recreating the acci...
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Jada Pinkett Smith Has To Behave Herself As A Basketball Team Owner

June 16th, 2012 11:11am EDT
Jada Pinkett-Smith
Jada Pinkett Smith has discovered that owning a basketball team has ruined the fun of watching games live - because now she is fined if she gets too animated.

The actress and husband Will Smith became part-owners of his hometown Philadelphia 76ers last year and she quickly realized she had to tone down her passion for the sport.

The Madagascar star explains, "You get awesome seats to whatever game you wanna go to... but I do have to now watch the game sitting on my hands... I was sitting there with Will and I'm like, 'Defense, what the...' and Will was like, 'Hey, babe, we get fined for...
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Jada Pinkett-Smith Shows Some Leg At The 'Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted' Screening

June 9th, 2012 2:00pm EDT
Jada Pinkett-Smith
Jada Pinkett-Smith looked confident, comfortable and sexy at the 'Madagascar 3' screening in New York City yesterday, hosted by Capri Sun "Super V" and The Moms. Sporting this fun red summer jump suit, the five foot tall actress showed us she has some legs.

Pinkett-Smith voices the role of Gloria the Hippo in the Dreamworks' animated comedy Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted which in now in theaters.

Denise Albert, Jada Pinkett Smith and Melissa Gerstein
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Trailer Talk: Ridley Scott's 'Prometheus' Could Be This Summer's Next Big Blockbuster & More

June 4th, 2012 1:02pm EDT
Prometheus
Arriving in theaters this week are Ridley Scott’s highly anticipated sci-fi vehicle “Prometheus,” the silly computer animated sequel “Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted,” the coming-of-age comedy “Lola Versus,” the indie time travel comedy “Safety Not Guaranteed,” the period piece drama “Bel Ami,” the family relationship dramedy “Peace, Love, & Misunderstanding,” and Todd Solondz’s drama “Dark Horse.”

Unfortunately my pick from last week, “Snow White and the Huntsman,” was plagued by bad acting, lackluster action scenes, and farfetched concepts even for a fairy tale. Not only was it diff...
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Jada Pinkett Smith Smolders At Cannes 'Madagascar 3' Premiere

May 18th, 2012 2:54pm EDT
Jada Pinkett Smith
Tons of celebs have amassed in Cannes, France, this week for the yearly film festival. After making the European rounds with her husband Will Smith for "Men In Black III" last week, Jada Pinkett Smith is now promoting her own film, "Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted."

The third entry in the "Madagascar" franchise finds the tightknit group of animals joining a traveling circus in order to get back home. In addition to Jada, the voice cast includes Ben Stiller, Sacha Baron Cohen, Chris Rock, and David Schwimmer.

Today Jada attended the film's premiere looking gorgeous in a very bright ora...
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Jada Pinkett Smith Dazzles At European 'Men In Black III' Premieres

May 14th, 2012 2:00pm EDT
Jada Pinkett Smith
Jada Pinkett Smith has got it going on. She turned up to the "Men in Black III" premiere in Madrid, Spain, on Sunday wearing a short yellow dress that showed off her very toned legs.

She appears to be on a European tour with her husband Will Smith while he promotes the film. She also appeared at the Paris premiere in a black flapper-style dress. That's one way to show a united front! (Either that or she's keeping an eye on him while he visits cities filled with beautiful women.)

A few months ago the couple was rumored to be splitting up. She recently told Gala magazine, "These rumors are ...
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Jada Pinkett Smith Speaks Out Against 'Ridiculous' Rumors Of Marital Trouble

April 13th, 2012 1:21pm EDT
Jada Pinkett-Smith
Jada Pinkett Smith has spoken out to silence gossip suggesting her marriage to Hollywood superstar Will Smith is in trouble.

The couple has been married since 1997 and has three children together, including actor Jaden and pop star Willow, and the relationship has come under close scrutiny over the last few months, with rumors suggesting the stars are living separate lives.

However, Pinkett Smith is adamant reports of an imminent split are nothing but rumors.

She tells French magazine Gala, "Every year, one celebrity couple is under the microscope. This year, unluckily, it's us! I alm...
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Katy Perry, Selena Gomez & More Get Leggy On The Red Carpet At Nickelodeon's 25th Annual Kids' Choice Awards (See Pics & Full List Of Winners)

April 1st, 2012 12:00pm EDT
Kid's Choice Awards
Mega-stars including Katy Perry, Tim Tebow, Taylor Lautner, Big Time Rush, Selena Gomez, Kristen Stewart, LMFAO and Justin Bieber reigned as this year's favorites, winning top honors at Nickelodeon's 25th Annual Kids' Choice Awards live telecast, Saturday, March 31, 8-9:30 p.m. (ET/tape delayed for West Coast).

Hosted by international superstar, and 10-time KCA winner Will Smith, the awards were broadcast from the Galen Center at USC in Los Angeles where kids' top choices in television, movies, music and sports were revealed through a flying blimp, silver robot and sword swallower. Smith ...
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Alec Baldwin Calls For Circus Boycott

March 16th, 2012 10:26am EDT
Alec Baldwin
Actor Alec Baldwin has called for a boycott of a leading circus over allegations elephants are ill-treated.

The Hollywood star highlights the animals' plight in a four-minute YouTube.com campaign posted this week by staff at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).

The clip shows footage of a trainer for The Greatest Show on Earth allegedly using a bullhook on a baby elephant, and Baldwin has called for swift action to crack down on the scandal.

He says, "Having worked with actors for many years, it's hard to believe that anyone would have to be dragged kicking and screami...
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Jada Pinkett-Smith Dedicates Love Song To Husband On Valentine's Day

February 14th, 2012 10:32pm EST
Jada Pinkett-Smith
Singer/actress Jada Pinkett-Smith and husband Will Smith's marriage appears to have survived split rumors that dogged the couple last year - the actress has dedicated a new song to the Hollywood superstar for Valentine's Day.

The Matrix Reloaded star, who also performs with metal band Wicked Wisdom, marked the most romantic day of the year by taking to the internet to post a link to her new ballad, "Burn".

The song, which features lyrics like, "Let your passion break me tonight/Can you feel my heart beat next to yours?", was accompanied by a touching message to her husband of over 14 year...
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Bald Is Beautiful For Willow Smith - See Her Shaved Head!

February 3rd, 2012 9:12am EST
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Celeb offspring Willow Smith made a bold new fashion statement - she shaved her head. Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith's daughter showed off her new look in a pic on Twitter yesterday.

In December rumors circulated that Willow's celebrity parents were on the brink of divorce. An "insider" told Star magazine, "They're still keeping up appearances because they worry divorce could hurt their careers, but there's no turning back now. It needs to end." There have been no developments since.

Meanwhile, Willow is busy being a triple threat: actress, musician and fashionista. She star...
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Jada Pinkett-Smith To Launch Reality TV Show

January 25th, 2012 3:34pm EST
Jada Pinkett-Smith
Jada Pinkett-Smith is launching a new TV talent show with American Idol star Simon Cowell.

The pair will set out on a hunt for the world's best DJs.

Speaking about the new venture, Matrix Reloaded star Pinkett-Smith says, "This show will comb the world to find a new breed of talent."

And reality show veteran Cowell, who has been developing the series for over a year with his production team at SYCO Entertainment, admits he's thrilled to work with the multi-talented beauty: "As soon as I met Jada and Miguel (her associate)... I knew they would be our ideal partners..."

"DJs are the ne...
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Lady Gaga & Justin Bieber Were The Most Charitable In 2011

December 27th, 2011 4:00pm EST
Justin Bieber
Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber have been named the most charitable stars of 2011.

Gaga, who is a vocal campaigner for gay rights, came in at number one on the "Celebs Gone Good Top 20" list, compiled by DoSomething.org, which praises stars for their philanthropic efforts over the last 12 months.

Bieber claimed second place, just days after he made a pre-Christmas trip to visit a local food bank in his native Canada. The singer is also a supporter of children's charity Pencils of Promise, while he has vowed to donate some of the proceeds from his newly-released holiday album, "Under The Mistl...
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Will Smith And Jada Pinkett Headed To Divorce? 'It Needs To End'

December 8th, 2011 12:00pm EST
Will Smith and Jada Pinkett
Back in August there were rumors that Hollywood power couple Will Smith and Jada Pinkett was splitting up. Since then, the couple has blasted the rumors and even bought a stake in a basketball team. But now, Star Magazine reports that the couple is breaking up for real.

A source told the mag, "They've been faking it for a long time and they don’t want to live a lie anymore. Living and sleeping separately — and now Will finally walking out on Jada — have pushed them to their limit. They're done."

Another insider says, "They're still keeping up appearances because they worry divorce could...
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Will & Jada Pinkett-Smith Invest In Philadelphia 76ers

October 18th, 2011 7:34pm EDT
Will and Jada Pinkett-Smith
Will Smith has become a part-owner of his hometown basketball team, the Philadelphia 76ers.

The star of the upcoming Men in Black III and his wife Jada Pinkett-Smith are among a group of investors who have taken over the struggling franchise.

The deal was unveiled on Tuesday, although it has yet to be revealed how big a stake the Smiths hold.

They'll have to wait to make their debuts as co-owners at a game - the National Basketball Association league is currently in the middle of a lock-out over a pay dispute between the players and team owners.

The couple joins close pal Jay-Z as celeb...
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Listen To Willow Smith's 'Fireball' Featuring Nicki Minaj

October 6th, 2011 12:00pm EDT
Willow Smith
Ten-year-old Willow Smith has released her third single, "Fireball." Hip hop sensation Nicki Minaj joins the child pop star on the single.

The tune follows Willow's 2010 "Whip My Hair" and "21st Century Girl."

What do you think of the song? Is it as good (or better) as her previous releases? Check it out below, and tell us what you think.

This summer Willow, daughter of Will Smith & Jada Pinkett-Smith, was hailed a top fashion icon by designer Derek Lam in Vogue magazine. He called her "Naturally talented, charismatic, [with] unblemished optimism." This kid is going somewhere.
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Jada Pinkett Smith Hits The Big 4-0!

September 18th, 2011 12:00pm EDT
Jada Pinkett-Smith
Jada Pinkett-Smith celebrates a big birthday on Sunday - she turns the big 4-0!

The Maryland native has been a Hollywood fixture since her marriage to actor/rapper Will Smith in 1997, but she is an accomplished actress, singer and all-round multi-talented star in her own right.

She has had leading roles in films like The Nutty Professor, Collateral, The Matrix Reloaded and Madagascar, and served double duty by starring and executive producing her TV medical series HawthoRNe, until it was axed earlier this month after three seasons on air.

Pinkett-Smith manages to juggle her own busy care...
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Jada Pinkett-Smith's 'HawthoRNe' Kaput

September 2nd, 2011 2:26pm EDT
Jada Pinkett-Smith
Jada Pinkett Smith will no longer be needing her hospital scrubs - her medical drama HawthoRNe has been axed after three seasons.

The Matrix Reloaded actress returned to the small screen for the first time in 18 years for the show, which premiered on TNT in 2009, but TV executives announced on Friday that they will not be renewing the contract for another series.

In a statement, a network representative says, "TNT has decided not to order a fourth season of HawthoRNe. TNT truly appreciates the tremendous dedication of everyone involved in HawthoRNe. The series gave TNT the opportunity t...
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Did Will Smith Catch Jada Pinkett-Smith With Marc Anthony?

August 24th, 2011 3:27pm EDT
Will Smith and Jada Pinkett
Will Smith and Jada Pinkett showed no signs of a rocky marriage - so why are there suddenly so many rumors about them breaking up? In Touch, in the issue released today to newsstands, claims that Will caught Jada in his home with Marc Anthony!

A representative for Marc refuted all rumors that he was involved with his HawthoRNe co-star. Yesterday it was reported that Will and Jada have prepared their legal teams to sue the newspaper after hearing about the story and the headline "Two marriages destroyed: Jada steals J.Lo's husband!"

Among other claims from the magazine: Will snuck into the...
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Will Smith Slams Rumors Of Split With Jada Pinkett-Smith

August 23rd, 2011 10:00pm EDT
Will Smith
Will Smith has dismissed reports suggesting he and wife Jada Pinkett-Smith are on the verge of splitting up, insisting their marriage is "intact."

In Touch Weekly first reported the couple had separated after 13 years of marriage on Tuesday morning but representatives for the Smiths and Will's son Trey have since addressed the story, insisting the pair is still together.

Trey took to Twitter.com to play down the story, writing, "Will and Jada getting a DIVORCE ..NOT TRUE AT ALL!!"

And Smith himself has now issued a statement through his rep.

He writes, "Although we are reluctant to resp...
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Will Smith's Son Trey Says Split With Jada Pinkett-Smith Story Is 'False'

August 23rd, 2011 3:00pm EDT
Will Smith
Will Smith's son Trey Smith has taken to Twitter to refute reports that his father and Jada Pinkett-Smith are splitting, as In Touch reported earlier today. He posted:

"Did #WillandJada split? No they did NOT split ! False information ..its not true RETWEET!!!

"Will and Jada getting a DIVORCE ..NOT TRUE AT ALL !! RETWEET

"Everyone can think what they want ..even if its not true #Lame"

Meanwhile, Jada's representative Karynne Tencer told People, "All the rumors regarding Marc Anthony and Jada are false. Completely untrue. As for [the reports of a split between] Will and Jada, I'm not com...
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Are Will Smith & Jada Pinkett-Smith Splitting Up?

August 23rd, 2011 11:32am EDT
Will Smith & family
According to In Touch Weekly, Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith are breaking up after 13 years of marriage. The couple are parents to "Whip My Hair" singer Willow, 10, and "Karate Kid" actor Jaden Smith, 13. Will also has an 18-year-old son from a previous relationship.

TMZ.com called Jada's rep for a comment, and she replied: "What? In Touch said that? I know nothing about this... Lord. I'm going back to bed."

The couple has a record of dodging rumors that their marriage is a cover to hide their real sexual orientations. Jada told National Public Radio in 2009: "I don't have an open ma...
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Copy Jada Pinkett-Smith's Redbook Cover Hair

July 20th, 2011 4:10pm EDT
Jada Pinkett Smith
Celebrity hairstylist Marcia Hamilton created Jada Pinkett-Smith's sizzling summer tresses for the August cover of Redbook Magazine. Here is how Marcia styled Mrs. Smith in three, easy steps:

1. To begin, blow out hair out using a large boar bristle round brush. Make sure to prep hair before drying. I used a moisture rich leave in conditioner and a couple drops of an oil.

2. Next, set hair with a large barrel curling iron working from the bottom to the top. Take large sections, no bigger than the size of your iron. Twist hair, then wrap it around the iron, close and hold for a few...
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10-Year-Old Willow Smith Is A Fashion Icon?

July 8th, 2011 12:00pm EDT
Willow Smith
Will Smith's pop star daughter Willow has been named a fashion icon by top designer Derek Lam.

The 10-year-old "Whip My Hair" hitmaker and actress has been showing off her sassy style on the red carpet in recent months, and her bold and colorful wardrobe choices have caught the eye of California-based Lam, who has chosen Willow Smith has his top pick for Vogue magazine.

He describes the youngster as: "Naturally talented, charismatic, unblemished optimism, with the whole wide world open to her possibilities and abilities. I think she is the future-forward American icon."

Vogue editors ask...
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In Honor Of Father's Day: Ten Hot Celebrity Dads

June 18th, 2011 10:00am EDT
President Obama
In honor of Father’s Day on June 19, we're counting down the Hottest Celebrity Dads.

President Barack Obama

Whether you’re are a republican, a democrat or an independent, there is no denying that President Barack Obama, father to Malia, 12, and Sasha, 10, is the dapperest of dads. Whether he’s wearing power suits on Air Force One or rocking dad jeans at a Wizards game, the First Father always makes me proud to be an American.

Eddie Cibrian

I was a fan of the ridiculously hot Eddie Cibrian and his dimples years before his new wife, LeAnn Rimes, stopped singing…and eating. It star...
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Will Smith's Oldest Son Graduates From High School

June 12th, 2011 5:00pm EDT
Will Smith
Will Smith beamed with pride as he watched his eldest son Trey graduate from high school in California earlier this week.

The star came together with his ex-wife Sheree Zampino for their 18-year-old son's big day at Oaks Christian high school in Westlake Village.

Smith's wife Jada Pinkett Smith and their children, Willow and Jaden, were also present at the ceremony, and beamed with pride as Trey stepped onstage to accept his diploma.

Jaden became emotional during the event, telling his Twitter followers, "My Big Bro Just Graduated, I'm Crying", while his singing sister posted a picture o...
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Jada Pinkett Smith Proud Of Her Heavy Metal Music Career

April 7th, 2011 8:49am EDT
Jada Pinkett-Smith
Jada Pinkett Smith is glad she stood by her rock band after receiving death threats when they joined the line-up of Ozzy Osbourne's music festival, as the frightening incident became a "learning experience".

The actress/musician launched a music career in 2002 by forming her band Wicked Wisdom and she was delighted when they were invited to play at Osbourne's famous touring festival Ozzfest.

The move sparked anger from metal fans, and Pinkett Smith was bombarded by nasty messages, but she stood her ground and played at Ozzfest - and she's proud she was able to continue in the face of suc...
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Will & Jaden Smith Team Up For M. Night Shyamalan Film

April 5th, 2011 8:11am EDT
Will Smith
Will Smith and his 12 -year-old son Jaden are set to team up as father and son on the big screen again.

The pair, who played father and son in 2006 film "The Pursuit of Happyness," have signed on for director M. Night Shyamalan's untitled new futuristic project, which centres around a young boy who roams the abandoned Earth with his estranged father, Will, after their spaceship crashes.

Will and his wife Jada Pinkett Smith will also serve as producers of the film, reports The Hollywood Reporter.

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Jada Pinkett Smith Defends Her Children's Showbiz Careers

April 1st, 2011 8:26am EDT
Jada Pinkett-Smith
Jada Pinkett Smith has defended her decision to let her two children start their show business careers at such a young age, insisting they don't shoulder the same burdens as other pre-teen stars because they have no financial pressures.

Jada and her husband Will Smith's son Jaden, 12, already has a movie career, starring in last year's remake of The Karate Kid, while his 10-year-old sister, Willow, has launched herself as a singer and is currently on tour with Justin Bieber.

The Smiths have come under scrutiny for letting their young children enter the spotlight, with author Terry McMil...
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