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Check Out 'New Year's Eve' On Blu-ray, DVD & Download May 1

4/30/2012 11:53pm EDT
New Year's Eve
Director Garry Marshall follows up "Valentine's Day" with "New Year's Eve," an all-star ensemble film featuring a cast that includes Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, Hilary Swank, and Ashton Kutcher.

Jessica Biel plays an expectant mom who, with Seth Meyers, tries to win some cash by being the first to give birth in the new year.

Lea Michele gets stuck in an elevator with Ashton Kutcher, who has a change of heart after spending several hours alone with the back-up singer neighbor. Bike messenger Zac Efron helps a lonely middle-aged woman (Pfeiffer) with her New Year's resloutions.


Happy 50th Birthday, Jon Bon Jovi!

3/2/2012 8:55am EST
Jon Bon Jovi
Jon Bon Jovi has hit his 50s - the rock superstar is celebrating his half century on Friday.

Born John Francis Bongiovi, Jr. in New Jersey in 1962, the singer/songwriter has become a rock icon thanks to his hitmaking supergroup Bon Jovi, an actor in films like "The Leading Man," "Pay It Forward" and "New Year's Eve," and a top humanitarian.

To ring in his 50s, WENN trawled through the archives to find 10 fascinating facts about the one-and-only Jon Bon Jovi.

Happy birthday, Jon!

- Jon Bon Jovi was a majority owner of the Philadelphia Soul, an Arena Football League team.

- He was awarde...

Zac Efron To Show Michelle Pfeiffer A Good Time This New Year's Eve

12/31/2011 3:30pm EST
Zac Efron
Zac Efron is refusing to let his "New Year's Eve" co-star Michelle Pfeiffer have a quiet night in on December 31 after learning she likes to be in bed early and sleep through the bells.

Promoting their new movie, in which the pair locks lips, Pfeiffer revealed her own New Year's Eve plans are far from glamorous.

She said, "I never make it to midnight. I celebrate New Years at 9 p.m. west coast time. I watch the ball drop (in New York) in my jammies with some champagne and maybe some pie. I stopped setting those unrealistic expectations for New Year's Eve many years ago."

Upon hearing the...

'Sherlock Holmes' Reigns At Box Office

12/19/2011 9:16am EST
Sherlock Holmes a Game of Shadows
Mystery movie "Sherlock Holmes: A Game Of Shadows" has been crowned king of the box office after raking in $40 million at the weekend.

The Jude Law and Robert Downey, Jr. detective film premiered at the top spot, ahead of animated family film "Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked" at two with takings of $23.5 million and Tom Cruise's highly-anticipated "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol," which debuted at three with earnings of $13 million.

Former number one New Year's Eve fell to number four ($7.4 million), while Jonah Hill's comedy "The Sitter" dropped three slots to number five ($4....

'New Year's Eve' Beats 'The Sitter' At Weekend Box Office

12/12/2011 8:49am EST
New Year's Eve
Star-studded romantic comedy "New Year's Eve" has crawled to the top of the box office chart in the slowest weekend of ticket sales in three years.

The movie, starring Robert De Niro, Halle Berry, Michelle Pfeiffer, Zac Efron, Ashton Kutcher and Katherine Heigl, grossed a weak $13.7 million in its opening weekend - a stark contrast to director Garry Marshall's last hit, 2010's "Valentine's Day," which also featured an ensemble cast and debuted with a healthy $56.3 million.

Jonah Hill's new funny film "The Sitter" opened in second with a lacklustre $10 million.

"The Twilight Saga: Breakin...

Ashton Kutcher's New Bachelor Pad Is Awesome

12/9/2011 1:00pm EST
Ashton Kutcher's Bachelor Pad
Newly single Ashton Kutcher just rented a nearly 10,000-square-foot architectural masterpiece in the Hollywood Hills. It was listed for $50,000 per month. Apparently his "Two And A Half Men" paycheck can take care of that! He also stars in the upcoming film "New Year's Eve."

Ashton's new five bedroom, eight bathroom contemporary home has walls of glass that are fully retractable, merging the interior living space with the outdoor living space.

Amenities include:

-a floating dining room area that opens to stunning views

-gourmet kitchen

-private screening room

-wet bar area


Robert De Niro Fell Asleep During A Scene From 'New Year's Eve'

12/8/2011 11:10am EST
Spoiler alert: This story reveals some of the surprises of the film. Wait until after you’ve seen New Year’s Eve to read this unless you want to know some of the surprises.

When you get two Academy Award winners in a scene together, you expect sparks to fly, right? New Year’s Eve features an all star cast with more than two Oscar winners. But two time Academy Award winner Hilary Swank and two time Academy Award winner Robert De Niro share scenes in the film.

“I got to work with Robert De Niro and, for me, he’s on my bucket list,” Swank said. “He was on the top of the people I have to work...

Jessica Biel Shows Off Her Curves On The Way To 'David Letterman'

12/8/2011 11:00am EST
Jessica Biel
We spotted Jessica Biel taking cover from the rain on her way to the "Late Show with David Letterman" yesterday. The actress wore a white Victoria Beckham dress.

Jessica is currently promoting her new film "New Year's Eve" in which her character is pregnant. She loved playing the role because she didn't have to watch her weight. She told Graham Norton, "It was so good! (I had a pregnant belly) suit on that went from here to here (across belly), I had the biggest boobs that hung to here, I ate whatever I wanted - it was great!"

In the film, several couples and singles in New York City ex...

Kids Called Lea Michele 'So-Fatty' & 'So-Farty' In School

12/8/2011 10:31am EST
Lea Michele
Lea Michele dropped her surname when she became an actress.

The "Glee" star told Jay Leno, "Sarfati. That's my real last name. I don't use it a lot because I got Lea So-fatty, Lea So-farty at school.

"So when I was little and I went on my first audition they were like, 'And may we have your name?' and I was like Lea Michele. And I've been Lea Michele ever since."

The actress stars in the upcoming film "New Year's Eve" where she gets stuck in an elevator with Ashton Kutcher.

Ashton Kutcher Is Still Punking His Costars In 'New Year's Eve'

12/7/2011 10:50am EST
New Year's Eve
Ashton Kutcher fans may be happy to hear he hasn’t lost his prankster touch. Although the actor has been going through some rough times, audiences will get to see him in a comedy this weekend. In the ensemble rom-com New Year’s Eve, Kutcher has a storyline with Lea Michele in which they are stuck in an elevator on December 31.

“He's hilarious and I got punk'd a couple times,” Michele revealed. “He opened the door with the towel on. He was supposed to have all of his clothes and opened with a towel. He did that. It was a good punk.”

Kutcher was not available for interviews for the film, ...

Fergie, Lea Michele, Ashton Kutcher & Many More Celebs Attend 'New Year's Eve' Premiere (Photos)

12/6/2011 10:00am EST
Lea Michele & Ashton Kutcher New Year's Eve premiere
The "New Year's Eve" premiere in Los Angeles last was a star-studded event. Newly single Ashton Kutcher cozied up to his on-screen love Lea Michele, while Josh Duhamel and Fergie made one of the hottest couples on the red carpet.

The film follows the individual and intertwining storylines of 20 people as they count down the hours to New Year’s Eve.

The cast includes A-listers such as Jessica Biel, Halle Berry & Sarah Jessica Parker, who were absent at the premiere. However, stars who did show up include: Sofia Vergara, Katherine Heigl and Hilary Swank.

Check out the red carpet fashion on...

Trailer Talk: This Week in Movies - 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy,' 'New Year's Eve,' & More

12/5/2011 11:00am EST
Trailer Talk Dec. 9
Things pick back up again this week with the release of the espionage thriller Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, the Garry Marshall ensemble piece New Year's Eve, the Charlize Theron dramedy Young Adult, the raunchy Jonah Hill comedy The Sitter, the Madonna directed romance W.E., the middle age drama I Melt With You, and the tragic tale We Need to Talk About Kevin.

MY PICK FOR THE WEEK: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy


During the dark days of the Cold War, George Smiley (Gary Oldman), a veteran spy, is called out of retirement to help expose a Soviet mole within MI6.


December Movie Preview

12/3/2011 9:00am EST
December Movie Preview
Well, we’ve made it. December is finally here and with it, as always, comes the biggest push for awards season glory. This December is packed with films that are vying for Oscar attention, some of which are the most anticipated films of the year.

December 9

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

There is so much to be excited about for “Tinker Tailor Solider Spy” that it’s hard to list everything. For starters, the cast is amazing: Gary Oldman (in the role that will most likely finally win him an Oscar), Colin Firth, Tom Hardy, Mark Strong, Toby Jones and John Hurt. Aside from a group of some of the ...

Jessica Biel's Big Sleeved Gown - Hot Or Not?

10/28/2011 9:00am EDT
Jessica Biel
We spotted Jessica Biel at the 28th annual Night of Stars at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City yesterday. She wore a ruffled sleeve white gown accented with a gold leaf belt. What do you think of her look?

The actress recently reconnected with her ex-boyfriend Justin Timberlake. The couple split up in March after four years together but have rekindled their romance. At a party following the Los Angeles premiere of Timberlake's new thriller "In Time" the duo was very affectionate.

Jessica has several films in production, including "New Year's Eve," "Nailed," "Playing the Field" and "To...

Lea Michele Was Told She Needed A Nose Job To Be Famous

8/4/2011 12:00pm EDT
Laa Michele
Lea Michele chatted with Harper's Bazaar about her rise to fame and the doubters she met along the way. "How many managers told me, 'Get a nose job. You're not pretty enough'? But I proved them wrong."

In fact, Lea seems comfortable with her facial features. "In 3-D, my nose is going to look fabulous," she jokes, referring to Glee: The 3D Concert Movie, which is headed to theaters August 12.

She also says she won't stop after her Glee career is over. "I don’t stop. It’s my nature. People have to tell me to slow down. I plan on playing every role on Broadway... I want to do movies, make ...

Halle Berry Sexes Up Fifi Awards In Revealing Cut-Out Dress

5/26/2011 8:19am EDT
Halle Berry
Halle Berry took the popular cut-out dress to a whole new level at last night's FiFi Awards in New York City. The brown eyed beauty accessorized with large, gold hoop earrings and black strappy sandals.

Halle stars in the upcoming film "The Dark Tide," a thriller centered on a diving instructor who returns to deep waters after a near-fatal encounter with a great white shark.

She will also star in "New Year's Eve" in which the lives of several couples and singles in New York intertwine over the course of New Year's Eve.

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Abigail Breslin Has Morphed Into A Blonde Beauty

4/28/2011 1:00pm EDT
Abigail Breslin
Abigail Breslin attended the 10th Annual Tribeca Film Festival Vanity Fair Party yesterday, and the 15-year-old star is looking pretty good (with perhaps a smidge too much make-up). What do you think?

The actress has come a long way since her "Little Miss Sunshine" film warmed viewers' hearts in 2006 (see her photo below). She has certainly grown up.

Abigail recently voiced a character in "Rango" and stars in the upcoming film "New Year's Eve" opposite stars such as Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Hilary Swank.

Abigail filming "New Year's Eve" earlier this month:

Abigail in "...

Spotted: Alyssa Milano & Her Portable Pooch

4/4/2011 3:00pm EDT
Alyssa Milano
A pregnant Alyssa Milano carried her dog in her purse and husband David Bugliari picked up some cupcakes at Crubs Bakeshop in Calabasa on Sunday.

The couple is expecting their first child together, a baby boy. The baby is due in early Autumn.

The actress stars in the upcoming film "New Year's Eve," which will follow the lives of a group of New Yorkers on New Year's Eve. Robert De Niro, Zac Efron, Hilary Swank, Sarah Jessica Parker, Michelle Pfeiffer, Jessica Biel and Ashton Kutcher will also feature.

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Alyssa Milano Stays Fit While Pregnant

3/29/2011 2:44pm EDT
Alyssa Milano
We spotted a pregnant and make-up free Alyssa Milano heading to her yoga class in Los Angeles today. We love stars who stay fit while preparing for such a life change!

The star is pregnant with her first child, a son, with husband Dave Bugliari. He's due in the fall.

Alyssa stars in the upcoming film "New Year's Eve," which will follow the lives of a group of New Yorkers on New Year's Eve. Robert De Niro, Zac Efron, Hilary Swank, Sarah Jessica Parker, Michelle Pfeiffer, Jessica Biel and Ashton Kutcher also star.

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Hilary Swank Goes From Awkward Looking To Really Pretty In Just Minutes

3/15/2011 3:30pm EDT
Hilary Swank
We spotted Hilary Swank wrapped up tight in a winter coat on her way to the makeup trailer on the New York set of her upcoming film "New Year's Eve."

Then poof! She emerged from her trailer ready for the camera in a gray coat and colorful scarf. Quite a transformation, don't you think? Now if only we all had personal stylists who could make us look so pretty.

In the film, the lives of several couples and singles in New York intertwine over the course of New Year's Eve. Director Garry Marshall follows up "Valentine's Day" with an all-star ensemble film featuring a cast that includes Robert...

We're On The Fence About Katherine Heigl's Cropped Hair

3/14/2011 1:00pm EDT
Katherine Heigl
Katherine Heigl and her husband Josh Kelley dined out with Katherine's former "Grey's Anatomy" co-star Kate Walsh at Red O restaurant in West Hollywood over the weekend.

Katherine debuted her new hairdo last week, and it seems she likes playing with her style. We give her props for experimenting, but we're not sure we like the result. What do you think of her look?

She stars in the upcoming film "One For The Money" and "New Year's Eve."

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Halle Berry Wins Custody Battle

2/16/2011 10:30pm EST
Halle Berry
Halle Berry has emerged victorious in her custody battle with ex-boyfriend Gabriel Aubry after a judge granted her permission to travel with her daughter.

The actress became embroiled in a legal fight with Aubry in December, when the model filed a paternity petition asking to be officially recognized as the father of two-year-old Nahla following the couple's split last year.

At the time, Berry and Aubry had not filed for child custody, visitation or support.

Berry subsequently quit a role in Garry Marshall's romantic comedy New Year's Eve, in which she was set to play Jon Bon Jovi's love...

Spotted: Katherine Heigl & Her Toddler In NYC

2/14/2011 9:00pm EST
Katherine Heigl
We spotted Katherine Heigl and her adorable daughter Naleigh check out of their New York hotel over the weekend.

The former "Grey's Anatomy" star appears in the upcoming film "New Year's Eve." Director Garry Marshall follows up "Valentine's Day" with an all-star ensemble film featuring a cast that includes Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, Hilary Swank, and Ashton Kutcher.

Heigl also stars in "One For The Money" about unemployed and newly-divorced Stephanie Plum who lands a job at her cousin's bail-bond business.

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Bon Jovi To Take Two-Year Hiatus

1/31/2011 10:53am EST
Bon Jovi
Rockers Bon Jovi are to take a two-year hiatus when the band wraps up its current world tour, so their fans will "appreciate" them more when they return.

The group is currently performing a string of dates across the globe as part of The Circle tour, which was the highest-earning trek of 2010. Bon Jovi's final show is set for July 31st in Lisbon, Portugal - and the musicians are adamant it will be their last for some time.

Drummer Tico Torres tells Rolling Stone, "Sometimes you need to get away so people can appreciate you better. The best thing I can tell you is we're gonna need a coup...

Jon Bon Jovi Signs On For 'New Year's Eve'

1/25/2011 1:39pm EST
Jon Bon Jovi
Jon Bon Jovi has been confirmed as the latest star to join Valentine's Day follow-up New Year's Eve - just weeks after he cast doubt on ever reviving his acting career.

The Bon Jovi frontman admitted in an interview last month he had little desire to step in front of the camera again, following roles in Pay It Forward and Moonlight and Valentino.

He told Larry King, "(Acting is) so far down the list of things to do these days, because the music has been so great. I've got other philanthropic actions and business stuff going on. So it's not that appealing."

However, the rocker, who has...