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The Top Ten TV And Movie Robots Of All Time

February 14th, 2008 11:01am EST
Fembot from Austin Powers
Artificial Intelligence is a clear description of robots replicating human nature with self-containing thoughts. Over the years we have been mesmerized by the lore of robots, and directors in television and film have given us many more reasons to like them. Let’s count down some of the top robots of all time:

10. Fembot: The mechanical woman-like androids sent to kill international spy Austin Powers in his movies "International Man of Mystery" and "The Spy Who Shagged Me" are seductive machines that can turn a crowd of rowdy bachelors upside down with their tight curves, skimpy clothi...
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Fascinating Facts

August 9th, 2007 8:30pm EDT
Aishwarya Rai
Andy Garcia, Alfred Molina, John Cleese and Bollywood beauty Aishwarya Rai will join Steve Martin, Jean Reno and Emily Mortimer for the star-studded sequel The Pink Panther 2.

Daddy Day Care sequel, Daddy Day Camp, marks former The Wonder Years star Fred Savage's big screen directorial debut after 10 years of taking charge of children's TV shows like Zoey 101 and Phil of The Future.

Comedian Mike Myers is teaming up with his Austin Powers castmate Verne Troyer and Jessica Alba for new movie The Love Guru, which Myers also wrote.

Sex & The City's aging lothario, Mr. Big, will...
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Celebrity Birthdays, June 10

June 10th, 2007 3:00am EDT
Elizabeth Hurley
Happy Birthday to actress Leelee Sobieski (1982), "A Walk To Remember" star Shane West (1978), singer Faith Evans (1973), R&B singer Joel "Jo-Jo" Hailey of K-Ci & JoJo (1971), Soul Coughing singer Mike Doughty (1970), "Austin Powers" actress Elizabeth Hurley (1965), "Waterworld" actress Jeanne Tripplehorn (1963), actress Gina Gershon (1962), Brazilian singer Joao Gilberto (1931), British actor Lionel Jeffries (1926), "The Wizard of Oz" star Judy Garland (1922; d. 1969), and legendary bluesman Chester "Howlin' Wolf" Burnett (1910; d. 1976).
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Mike Myers To Be Honored By MTV

June 1st, 2007 5:00pm EDT
Mike Myers
Mike Myers is set to be honored at the MTV Movie Awards for his long-running comedy career. The Austin Powers star will be awarded the coveted MTV Generation Award on Sunday - following in the footsteps of Tom Cruise (who won in 2005) and Jim Carrey (who received the award in 2006).

Myers concedes he is delighted by the award, and has now "accomplished it all".

He says, "From performing, to hosting, to winning the desirable golden bucket of popcorn, I've accomplished it all at the MTV Movie Awards. The only thing I had left to do was win the MTV Generation Award and now I'm set. T...
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Heather Graham Goes Green

May 30th, 2007 2:35pm EDT
Heather Graham
Actress Heather Graham has turned green and is calling on others to help her save the world. The Austin Powers actress is already busy wiping out her carbon footprint and is urging others to do the same - starting by unplugging their cellphone chargers.

Graham tells the New York Post, "You've got to unplug your charger when you're not charging your phone. It's massive amounts of energy that's really bad (to waste). If everyone in American unplugged their cellphone, it would make a massive difference."

-Heather Graham Pictures

(This news article provided by World Entertainmen...
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Celebrity Birthdays, May 25

May 25th, 2007 3:00am EDT
Ian McKellen
Happy Birthday to "Batman Begins" bad guy Cillian Murphy (1976), Baltimore Oriole Miguel Tejada (1976), Fugees singer Lauryn Hill (1975), "Undeclared" actress Monica Keena (1974), "Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle" actor Jamie Kennedy (1970), "Volcano" actress Anne Heche (1969), "Austin Powers" star Mike Myers (1963), The Jam singer Paul Weller (1958), actress Connie Sellecca (1955), Scorpions lead singer Klaus Meine (1948), "Yoda" actor Frank Oz (1944), singer Jessi Colter (1943), "XIII" star Ian McKellen (1939), "Designing Women" star Dixie Carter (1939), opera singer Beverly Sills (19...
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Mike Myers To Return In Fourth 'Austin Powers' Movie

May 8th, 2007 12:19pm EDT
Mike Myers
Mike Myers is set to return as super spy Austin Powers in a fourth movie in the successful series. The next installment, as yet untitled, will focus on Powers' arch-nemesis Dr. Evil, who is also played by Myers.

He tells Moviehole.net, "There is a fully conceived idea for a fourth and I can just say that it's from Dr. Evil's point of view, so if you balanced how much it was Austin with Dr. Evil, it's more Dr. Evil than Austin."

- Mike Myers Filmography

(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)
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Mike Myers To Take Indian Guru From The Stage To The Big Screen

March 28th, 2007 4:05pm EDT
Mike Myers
Funnyman Mike Myers is set to turn an Indian guru character he has been trying out on the New York comedy circuit into his latest movie project. The Austin Powers star has been performing as spiritual leader Pitka at Big Apple comedy clubs, wearing a fake nose, beard and a white robe.

And now he has perfected the role, Myers will turn Pitka into his next movie project, bringing Austin Powers In Goldmember's second unit director Marco Schnabel on board to direct.

In the planned film, Myers' character will attempt to solve a couple's intimacy problems by using ancient wisdom.

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Celebrity Birthdays, March 27

March 27th, 2007 3:00am EDT
Fergie
Happy Birthday to Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie (1975), pop singer Mariah Carey (1970), "Dracula" actress Sadie Frost (1968), "Kill Bill" director Quentin Tarantino (1963), "Austin Powers" actor Michael York (1942), "The Empire Strikes Back" actor Julian Glover (1935), "The Fugitive" TV show star David Janssen (1931; d. 1980), legendary jazz singer Sarah Vaughan (1924; d. 1990), and "Sunset Boulevard" actress Gloria Swanson (1899; d. 1983).
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Elizabeth Hurley Says Marriage Stories Are Rumors

July 24th, 2006 9:36am EDT
Liz Hurley
Liz Hurley has denied reports she is planning to marry boyfriend Arun Nayer. The Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery actress - who has been dating the Indian millionaire for three years - has dismissed rumors she is looking for a place to hold the nuptials. Liz was asked about her allegedly impending wedding while she attended Capital Radio's Help A London Child Auction.

She said: "It's not true, it's all fiction. I'm in the country at the moment and I have about 50 helicopters circling overhead, but all I've done is feed the chickens and water the flowers."

It had reporte...
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Celebrity Birthdays, June 10

June 10th, 2006 3:00am EDT
Elizabeth Hurley
Happy Birthday to actress Leelee Sobieski (1982), "A Walk To Remember" star Shane West (1978), singer Faith Evans (1973), R&B singer Joel "Jo-Jo" Hailey of K-Ci & JoJo (1971), Soul Coughing singer Mike Doughty (1970), "Austin Powers" actress Elizabeth Hurley (1965), "Waterworld" actress Jeanne Tripplehorn (1963), actress Gina Gershon (1962), Brazilian singer Joao Gilberto (1931), British actor Lionel Jeffries (1926), "The Wizard of Oz" star Judy Garland (1922; d. 1969), and legendary bluesman Chester "Howlin' Wolf" Burnett (1910; d. 1976).
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Celebrity Birthdays, May 25

May 25th, 2006 3:00am EDT
Ian McKellen
Happy Birthday to "Batman Begins" bad guy Cillian Murphy (1976), Baltimore Oriole Miguel Tejada (1976), Fugees singer Lauryn Hill (1975), "Undeclared" actress Monica Keena (1974), "Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle" actor Jamie Kennedy (1970), "Volcano" actress Anne Heche (1969), "Austin Powers" star Mike Myers (1963), The Jam singer Paul Weller (1958), actress Connie Sellecca (1955), Scorpions lead singer Klaus Meine (1948), "Yoda" actor Frank Oz (1944), singer Jessi Colter (1943), "XIII" star Ian McKellen (1939), "Designing Women" star Dixie Carter (1939), opera singer Beverly Sills (19...
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Fantastic Selection Of Tunes On New Collaboration From Matthew Sweet & Susanna Hoffs

March 30th, 2006 11:05am EST
Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs
Two of pop music's darlings - Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs of The Bangles - have joined voices in celebration of one of the most important eras in pop music. Featuring 15 of the duo's favorite pop tunes from the 1960s, Under The Covers Vol. 1 combines popular hits and obscure gems from such important names in music as The Beatles, Bob Dylan, The Beach Boys, The Who, Neil Young and Crazy Horse, The Zombies, The Mamas And The Papas, The Left Banke, The Bee Gees, The Marmalade, Fairport Convention, Love, The Stone Poneys, and The Velvet Underground. Sweet and Hoffs, each with a stunning a...
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Celebrity Birthdays, March 27

March 27th, 2006 3:00am EST
Mariah Carey
Happy Birthday to Black Eyed Peas singer Stacy "Fergie" Ferguson (1975), pop singer Mariah Carey (1970), "Dracula" actress Sadie Frost (1968), "Kill Bill" director Quentin Tarantino (1963), "Austin Powers" actor Michael York (1942), "The Empire Strikes Back" actor Julian Glover (1935), "The Fugitive" TV show star David Janssen (1931; d. 1980), legendary jazz singer Sarah Vaughan (1924; d. 1990), and "Sunset Boulevard" actress Gloria Swanson (1899; d. 1983).
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One of Our Favorite British Babes: Elizabeth Hurley

December 27th, 2005 2:52pm EST
Elizabeth Hurley
Although we haven't seen Elizabeth Hurley truly light up the big screen like she did in Austin Powers, we keep hoping she'll make headlines for more than her personal woes. Known for being Hugh Grant's ex-lover, as well as enduring a paternity battle with Steve Bing, Hurley has also made a name for herself through several other films and projects.

Hurley, who was born in Basingstoke, England, on June 10, 1965, originally wanted to be a dancer. Her interest in dancing soon gave way to acting pursuits, and following studies in dance and theater at the London Studio Centre, she began go...
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