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Single? You're Not Alone: Celebrities That Are Solo This Valentine's Day

February 14th, 2012 11:30am EST
Celebrities That Are Single This Valentine's Day - Gerard Butler
Roses are red, violets are blue, you may be alone, but these stars are too. Just because you don’t have a significant other on Valentine’s Day, it doesn’t mean that you are alone. Here are a few single celebrities who will be spending the “holiday” drinking at the local bar, watching The Notebook on a loop, or polishing off that pint of Ben & Jerry’s. Click through our list to see who is single this Valentine's Day.

Gerard Butler – Although he has been linked to Jessica Biel, Jennifer Aniston, Ashley Greene and even The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ Brandi Glanville (which he report...
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Sting Doesn't Think Celebs Should Go To Occupy Wall Street Events

December 13th, 2011 8:56am EST
Sting
Sting has given the Occupy Wall Street protests a miss because he doesn't think rock stars and other celebrities should get involved in such demonstrations.

New Yorkers spearheaded the now worldwide Occupy anti-corporate greed movement in New York in September and impressed Sting has watched from afar as determined protesters let their voices be heard.

But he has steered clear of joining the likes of Kanye West, Russell Simmons, Tom Morello and Susan Sarandon on the front lines.

He tells Rolling Stone magazine, "I'm intrigued by the Occupy movement... (but) I don't think celebrities shou...
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Scarlett Johansson Urges Occupy Protestors To March Toward Washington, D.C.

November 30th, 2011 9:33am EST
Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson is urging Occupy protesters to alter their tactics, suggesting a march on the U.S. capital would put more pressure on the government.

The politically-active actress campaigned for President Barack Obama ahead of the 2008 election, but Johansson admits she can understand why so many demonstrators have banded together in a bid to bring about change.

She supports the activists and their efforts, but is adamant the movement's leaders will have more success if they took their protests to the White House in Washington, D.C. and defined their goals more clearly.

She tells Int...
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt Supports Occupy Wall Street; Films Police Raid

November 16th, 2011 9:01am EST
Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Joseph Gordon-Levitt turned out to support activists at the Occupy Wall Street camp in New York on Tuesday morning after learning of the police raid of the site.

The demonstrators took up residence in Manhattan's Zuccotti Park in September to protest corporate greed and big business inequality, and the campaign has spread around the world, gaining celebrity supporters like Russell Simmons, Susan Sarandon, Alec Baldwin, Russell Brand and Kanye West, who have all been to visit the activists.

But the growing movement has been unpopular among New York officials and police officers raided the ...
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Susan Sarandon's Daughter Eva Amurri Weds

October 30th, 2011 10:12pm EDT
Eva Amurri
Susan Sarandon's actress daughter Eva Amurri is a married woman.

The Californication star, 26, exchanged vows with retired Major League Soccer player-turned-U.S. TV sports presenter Kyle Martino in Charleston, South Carolina on Saturday, reports Usmagazine.com.

The wedding reunited Sarandon with her former partner Tim Robbins as they proudly watched Amurri walk down the aisle.

A source tells the website, "Tim and Susan seemed very happy to celebrate (Eva's) big day together. It was a very fun affair."

Amurri is Sarandon's daughter with Italian director Franco Amurri.
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Honeymoon In Paris: Robin Williams & New Wife Spotted Shopping In France

October 25th, 2011 12:00pm EDT
Robin Williams & Susan Schneider
Newlyweds Robin Wiliams and Susan Schneider went shopping while in Paris, France, today. Perhaps the couple is on their honeymoon?

The actor and graphic designer wed in an intimate ceremony at the Meadowood Resort in St. Helena, Calif., on Sunday. Guests reportedly included Steven Spielberg, George Lucas and Billy Crystal.

Robin was previously married to Valarie Velardi, and he split from his second wife, Marsha, in 2008 after 19 years of marriage. He has three children.

The actor stars in the upcoming film "The Wedding" about a long-divorced couple who fakes being married as their famil...
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Catholic League President Calls Out Susan Sarandon Over Nazi Pope Comments

October 17th, 2011 8:30pm EDT
Susan Sarandon
A leading Catholic activist has hit back at outspoken actress Susan Sarandon for branding German pontiff Pope Benedict XVI a "Nazi", insisting her remarks are "positively obscene."

The Oscar winner made the comments on Saturday during a Hamptons Film Festival interview with actor/director Bob Balaban, during which she recalled sending a copy of the book "Dead Man Walking" - about Sister Helen Prejean's special relationship with death row prisoner Matthew Poncelet - to Pope John Paul II.

Clarifying her story, she said, "The last one (pope), not this Nazi one we have now."

She went on to r...
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Susan Sarandon Brands Pope Benedict XVI A 'Nazi'

October 17th, 2011 2:22pm EDT
Susan Sarandon
Outspoken Hollywood veteran Susan Sarandon is courting controversy with Catholic leaders after calling German pontiff Pope Benedict XVI a "Nazi".

The Oscar winner made the remarks on Saturday during a Hamptons Film Festival interview with actor/director Bob Balaban, during which she recalled sending a copy of the book Dead Man Walking - about Sister Helen Prejean's special relationship with death row prisoner Matthew Poncelet - to Pope John Paul II.

Clarifying her story, she said, "The last one (pope), not this Nazi one we have now."

According to Newsday.com, Balaban attempted to skir...
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John Cusack Joins Occupy Wall Street Protest

October 12th, 2011 11:36am EDT
John Cusack
Actor John Cusack has followed in the footsteps of Susan Sarandon and Tim Robbins by supporting New York City protesters taking part in a rally against social inequality.

The Being John Malkovich star joined hundreds of campaigners in the ongoing Occupy Wall Street march calling for an end to corporate greed and equality for all.

Cusack noticed one young woman proclaiming to be wealthy and holding a sign which declared, "I have had health and dental insurance all my life. I want to live in a world where we all have enough. I have more than enough. Tax me! Rich kid for redistribution."
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Kanye West Joins Russell Simmons For Occupy Wall Street Campaign

October 11th, 2011 8:43am EDT
Kanye West
Outspoken rapper Kanye West became the latest celebrity to show support to activists protesting against big business at New York's Occupy Wall Street initiative by joining hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons on the front line on Monday.

West briefly joined the protest in Zucotti Park alongside Simmons, who has made regular appearances among the demonstrators.

The rap mogul later tweeted, "I just walked @kanyewest thru the #occupywallstreet. I love how sweet and tolerant he was to the crowd."

But West could not stay long - he was forced to leave when a mob of fans surrounded him.

Fellow rapper...
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Rapper Talib Kweli Joins Occupy Wall Street, Feels 'Responsible' For Spreading Information

October 8th, 2011 5:00pm EDT
Talib Kweli
Rapper Talib Kweli joined campaigners in New York on Thursday night to lend his support to the ongoing social equality protests and help "spread the information" about the cause.

The star joined hundreds of activists in downtown Manhattan for the Occupy Wall Street march to speak out against corporate greed, and he entertained protesters by taking control of a microphone to spit a new track called "Distractions," about social issues currently facing America.

And Kweli is proud to be associated with such a movement in his native Big Apple.

He tells MTV News, "There's no other place in New...
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Penn Badgley Joins NYC Occupy Wall Street Protest

October 7th, 2011 5:21pm EDT
Penn Badgley
Gossip Girl star Penn Badgley has become the latest celebrity to throw his support behind New York City protesters taking part in a peaceful rally against social inequality.

The young actor was snapped in downtown Manhattan on Wednesday joining hundreds of campaigners in the ongoing Occupy Wall Street march calling for an end to corporate greed.

The protests have garnered much media attention amid reports of clashes with heavy-handed New York Police Department officials, and Badgley admits he's happy to do whatever it takes to bring awareness to the cause.

He tells local news agency C...
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Tim Robbins Joins Occupy Wall Street Protest

October 6th, 2011 9:51am EDT
Tim Robbins
Hollywood star Tim Robbins joined a march in New York on Wednesday to boost a campaign against social inequality.

The Oscar-winning actor was part of the Occupy Wall Street rally in Manhattan where protesters have been speaking out against corporate greed.

Robbins mingled with thousands of demonstrators and praised their dedication to the cause by staging the march, which ended in a protest outside the federal courthouse in Foley Square.

He tells the Financial Times, "This is what an actual grassroots movement looks like. It's a bit sloppy and disorganized but full of passion."

Robbi...
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Radiohead Planning Surprise Protest Concert?

September 30th, 2011 2:25pm EDT
Radiohead
Rockers Radiohead have sent fans into a frenzy amid rumors they will perform a surprise show on Friday afternoon during an economic rally in New York.

Protesters have set up camp in lower Manhattan as part of the ongoing Occupy Wall Street campaign, rallying against social inequality.

A host of celebrities and social activists including Susan Sarandon, rap mogul Russell Simmons and documentary maker Michael Moore have shown their support for the cause by making appearances, and now Radiohead look set to add their voices to the campaign by allegedly planning a special show in the heart o...
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Susan Sarandon Joins Occupy Wall Street Protest

September 28th, 2011 8:15am EDT
Susan Sarandon
Actress Susan Sarandon has thrown her support behind a protest rally against social inequality in New York by mingling with demonstrators in the Big Apple on Tuesday.

The Oscar winner, who has been a vocal activist for many years, visited the Occupy Wall Street encampment in Manhattan where protesters have been speaking out against corporate greed.

The 64 year old chatted with the demonstrators and asked questions, telling reporters at the scene, "I'm just here to be educated," according to the New York Daily News.

Sarandon is not the only star to have shown support for the movement -...
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Dina Lohan Seeking $5 Million Investment For Drug Addict Movie

August 25th, 2011 10:43am EDT
Dina Lohan
Lindsay Lohan's mother Dina is seeking more than $5 million from investors to fund her movie about young drug addicts in the hope of landing Selena Gomez, Amanda Seyfried and Dakota Fanning for the film.

The Mean Girls star's mom heads up production company Defiant Pictures and she is working on a new drama called Growing Defiant, described as "the story of three life long friends from upper middle class Long Island, who delve into the underworlds of heroin."

Dina Lohan has devised a business plan for financing of the movie, and sent it out to prospective investors - and in a copy, obta...
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The Beastie Boys Release 'Fight For Your Right - Revisted' Trailer With Will Ferrell, Jack Black, Danny McBride & More

April 8th, 2011 4:00pm EDT
Beastie Boys
The Beastie Boys have released a hilarious trailer to their 30 minute movie "Fight for Your Right - Revisited." Watch it below!

The trailer stars Seth Rogen, Danny McBride, Elijah Wood, Will Ferrell, Jack Black, John C. Reilly, Ted Danson, Stanley Tucci, Rainn Wilson, Jason Schwartzman, Steve Buscemi, Will Arnett and Susan Sarandon.

The short film apparently takes place right after the original "Fight for Your Right" music video, and has something to do with the Beasties Brothers from the 80s meeting the Beastie Boys from today.

Their new album, Hot Sauce Committee Pt. 2, comes out May 3...
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TV on DVD: 'Who Do You Think You Are?: Season 1' (US)

March 15th, 2011 5:05pm EDT
Who Do You Think You Are
Today, just in time for the NBC show's second season (isn't that how it always works?), Acorn Media is releasing Season 1 of the American edition of Who Do You Think You Are?, executive produced by Lisa Kudrow (Friends, The Comeback) and featuring celebrities - including Matthew Broderick, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Brooke Shields - tracing their family histories. Here's a look at what you can expect from the two-disc set.

The Show

Who Do You Think You Are? is yet another American adaptation of a successful British series. The UK version of the show is still running; I got turned onto...
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Sarandon Stranded By Snowstorm

January 31st, 2011 11:16pm EST
Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon had to phone in her appearance on Monday's Oprah Winfrey Show - because she couldn't get a flight to Chicago, Illinois from New York.

The actress was billed to appear live on Winfrey's sofa, alongside fellow Oscar winners Sissy Spacek and Holly Hunter, but had to scarp her plans due to the Big Apple's ongoing winter white-out snowstorm.

At the top of the show Winfrey explained, "Susan got up at four in the morning and tried to get here... but all flights were canceled."

The Dead Man Walking star joined the get together via satellite.

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Best & Worst Dressed At The 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards

January 31st, 2011 8:54am EST
SAG Fashion
Natalie Portman once again was the star of the evening. Last night she took home the Best Actress award at the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards for her performance in "Black Swan." But she also gets an award from us for being one of the Best Dressed actresses of the night.

The pregnant star wore a white, strapless Azarro gown and a staggering $2 million worth of Tiffany jewels. A baby bump never looked so good!

Check out the fashion from last night's event, and tell us who YOU think was the best and worst dressed!

(And check out the winner's list here!)

THE GOOD

"Glee" star Dianna Agro...
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Susan Sarandon Disappointed By 'Glee' Snub

January 28th, 2011 3:39pm EST
Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon was disappointed when she wasn't asked to do the Time Warp again in the Glee episode which paid tribute to The Rocky Horror Picture Show.

The cult 1975 movie became the focus of a recent installment of the hit musical show, with the cast re-enacting the songs and dance moves from the film that helped launch Sarandon 's career.

The Hollywood veteran had been rumored to have been offered a cameo appearance in the tribute episode, but she insists Glee bosses never approached her.

She tells E! Online, "What I saw I thought was so fabulous. I thought it was so moving... They...
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The Beastie Boys To 'Fight For Your Right' On The Big Screen

December 14th, 2010 8:23am EST
Beastie Boys
Seth Rogen, Elijah Wood and Danny McBride are playing the Beastie Boys in a new short film based on the iconic rap band.

Rapper Adam Yauch, who recently took a break from music to battle cancer, has written and directed the movie, which focuses on the making of the trio's 1986 video for (You Gotta) Fight for Your Right (To Party!).

Yauch will be played by McBride in Fight For Your Right Revisited, while Wood will play Adam Horovitz and Rogen will take on the role of Michael 'Mike D' Diamond. Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly and Jack Black will also take on the roles of the band members duri...
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Doug Reinhardt Fights For A Cause

December 9th, 2010 1:13pm EST
Doug Reinhardt
Not only is Doug Reinhardt one of LA's most sought after bachelors, but this TV star is all about using this stardom for a cause. On December 10th in NYC, Doug will take part in the "Fight for Humanity Gala" benefiting the Somaly Mam Foundation. By stepping into the boxing ring, all of the money raised at this star studded event will help this charity's powerful mission: to bring an end to human trafficking. Other celebs like Emmanuelle Chriqui, Petra Nemcova, and even Susan Sarandon support the works of Somaly Mam so Starpulse caught up with Doug for an exclusive check in before his big fi...
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Elizabeth Taylor To Be Honored For Her Charity Work

December 7th, 2010 12:36pm EST
Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor is to receive a special prize for her charity work at the upcoming Women's Image Network (WIN) Awards in January.

The Hollywood star will be honored with the Living Legend title for her "artistic genius and her HIV/AIDS activism," according to WIN founder Phyllis Stuart.

The 78 year old is said to have tentatively agreed to attend the ceremony in Santa Monica, California on January 18th, but her appearance will depend on her health, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Nominees at the event, which lauds stars who have helped promote a positive perception of women, inc...
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Jane Fonda: 'I Look Like A Monster'

December 3rd, 2010 8:32am EST
Jane Fonda
Veteran actress Jane Fonda has accused editors at a U.S. magazine of airbrushing her cover photo, insisting the shot makes her look "like a monster".

The star is on the front of W magazine's Who Cares About Age issue, which also sees special edition covers featuring Susan Sarandon and Sigourney Weaver.

Fonda donned a leopard-print shirt for the shoot and posed with her hands in her hair to accentuate her facial features - but the 72 year old is adamant the photo has been digitally altered.

She tells Britain's Daily Express, "I hate it. They airbrushed all of my character. I look like ...
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Susan Sarandon Defends 'Glee's' Use Of Transvestite Term

November 9th, 2010 8:23am EST
Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon has defended Glee bosses after they were criticized for using a controversial term for transvestites in their recent Rocky Horror tribute - insisting certain gay rights groups are "way out of control."

The actress starred in 1975's The Rocky Horror Picture Show, the big screen remake of the stage musical, which was rebooted for a special episode of the hit TV series last month.

However, the episode's success was marred by Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) officials, who slammed the show's use of the word 'tranny' to describe cross-dressing character Dr. Fr...
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Great Road Trip Movies You Need To See

November 8th, 2010 12:00pm EST
Due Date
Robert Downey Jr. and Zach Galifianakis make a quirky pair as they team up in Todd Philip’s newest comedy, Due Date, respectfully came in second to Megamind at the box office over the weekend, grossing 33.5 million. With Todd’s writing skills, R.D.J’s incredible acting and Zach’s off-the-wall humor, we recommend you work this movie into your plans. After viewing an early screening and a special Q&A with the writers, Alan Cohen, Alan Freedman and Adam Sztykiel we were inspired to dig a little deeper into the ever exciting road trip genre. So grab your trail mix, Road Bingo game and headphone...
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Check Out 'Glee's' Rocky Horror Tribute Tonight!

October 26th, 2010 7:18am EDT
Glee
Tonight, the hugely anticipated "Rocky Horror" episode airs on "Glee." New Directions performs the musical for their school show, and we're betting it won't disappoint! (Especially since John Stamos guest stars.)

The 1970s low-budget freak show/cult classic/cultural classic concerns the misadventures of Brad Majors (Barry Bostwick) and Janet Weiss (Susan Sarandon) inside a strange mansion that they come across on a rainy night. After the wholesome pair profess their love through an opening song, their car breaks down in the woods, and they seek refuge in a towering castle nearby.

Adam Sha...
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'Glee' Creator To Remake 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show'?

October 18th, 2010 10:47pm EDT
Rocky Horror Picture Show
"Glee" creator Ryan Murphy is in talks to revamp cult 1975 movie "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" after paying tribute to the Richard O'Brien film on TV.

A week before the "Rocky Horror Show"-themed "Glee" episode airs on October 26, Murphy has been named as the favorite to direct a new version of the camp classic.

According to online reports, Murphy has met with Fox movie bosses, but has yet to commit to the project.

The original film featured Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick, Tim Curry and Meat Loaf.

The movie was adapted from a stage musical, written and developed by O'Brien. The film a...
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Fox Soccer Channel Wants Tom Cruise, Drew Carry, Rivers Cuomo

October 10th, 2010 1:18pm EDT
Fox Soccer Channel’s series Soccer Talk Live is a new go-to destination for the sport, and it’s not just for athletes. Host Kyle Martino interviews athletes and celebrity soccer fans like Elisabeth Shue and Susan Sarandon. Now he’s gunning for more of Hollywood’s secret soccer enthusiasts.

“The lead singer of Weezer is an enormous soccer fan as well,” Martino said. “Drew Carey who’s a friend of mine who’s a big soccer fan who’s a part owner in the Seattle team. It would be great to get some of the high profile celebrities in Hollywood that we know are big soccer fans. Tom Cruise obviously ...
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