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Nickelodeon Announces Kids' Choice Award Nominees

2/8/2007 10:33am EST
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Star slime fest is back! Justin Timberlake hosts this year's Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards 20th Anniversary celebration, airing live March 31, from UCLA's Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles. Kids will be able to vote in advance in a total of 16 categories. Surprise awards also will be announced during the show.

Voting begins online March 5 on Kids also will be able to vote via their cell phones. Beginning Sunday, March 11, in TEENick with the Kids' Choice Awards nominee a different category will be featured on-air each week, and kids can then cast their vote online at Nick.c...

Hip Hop 'Beefs' Are Examined on New BET Series

9/28/2006 12:02pm EDT
From the music industry and the sports arena to everywhere in between, “Beef: The Series” explores the pop culture conflicts between rivals in every trade. Rapper The Game's numerous skirmishes have made him an authority on legitimate beef. MC battles like Tupac vs. Biggie have captured the attention and imagination of modern Hip-Hop fans for decades.

But the controversy and personal clashes have expanded beyond music. From Kobe vs. Shaq, to Bow Wow vs. Romeo, BET goes beyond the word on the street to bring you both sides of the story from the people closest to the friction. Sometime...

BET Announces Original Shows for Fall 2006 Lineup

8/15/2006 11:30am EDT
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“Beef: The Series” (Oct. 4) explores the conflicts of America's hottest celebrities. From the music industry and the sports arena to everywhere in between, the show explores the pop culture conflicts between rivals in every trade. Whether it's Kobe vs. Shaq, Bill O'Reilly vs. Ludacris, or Bow Wow vs. Romeo, the controversy is thick and the players are talking in this 6-part series.

“Next Level: Vince Young” (Oct. 4) kicks off a chain of series highlighting the lives of star athletes making a ransition in their careers. In this installment, BET will follow Rose Bowl MVP star quarterback...

Shaquille O'Neal Welcomes New Baby Girl

5/2/2006 11:23am EDT
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Shaunie and Shaquille O'Neal welcomed new baby girl Me’Arah Sanaa O'Neal early yesterday morning. Shaq and Shaunie told Access Hollywood that they welcomed their fourth child together, Me’Arah Sanaa O'Neal, at 4:57 am in Miami. Me’Arah, which Shaq and Shaunie say means "beautiful one," weighed in at 8 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 21-and-a-half inches long.

The couple, who has been married for three years, has three other children together, daughter Amirah and sons Shareef and Shaquir. In addition, Shaquille has a daughter, Taahirah, from a previous relationship and Shaunie has a son, ...

Celebrity Birthdays, March 6

3/6/2006 3:00am EST
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Happy Birthday to "Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen" actor Eli Marienthal (1986), Miami Heat star Shaquille O'Neal (1972), comedian D.L. Hughley (1963), comedic actor Tom Arnold (1959), Canadian actress Alberta Watson (1955), "General Hospital" actress Jacklyn Zeman (1953), actor/director Rob Reiner (1947), English singer Kiki Dee (1947), Pink Floyd singer/guitarist David Gilmour (1946), baseball players Willie "Pops" Stargell (1940; d. 2001) and Ted Abernathy (1933), jazz musician Wes Montgomery (1923; d. 1968), TV personality Ed McMahon (1923), comedic actor Lou Costello (1906; d. 195...

New Episodes of Fear Factor This December

11/1/2005 9:00am EST
Fear Factor is returning for a new season on NBC Dec. 6. This season the reality series will feature reality stars, family members, military personnel, and even Shaquille O’Neal as a guest co-host.

A brand new stunt team from films such as The Matrix Revolutions and Kill Bill Vol. 2 will provide the outrageous stunts in the upcoming season. The series will also provide prizes such as trips around the world, a garage stocked with new cars, and a chance to fly a fighter jet over Russia.