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These Celebrities Came Close To Death

7/22/2015 2:00pm EDT
24 Celebs That Came Close To Death
You might not think you’ve got much in common with the biggest celebrities in the world, but do you remember the time you almost stepped in front of that bus zooming down the street? Yeah, they know how you feel. Celebrities might seem immortal to the public eye — and that’s part of the reason why it’s such a shock when one passes away — but the reality is, celebs come close to death way often than one would believe. From gun shots to car accidents, here are some celebrities that came close to death.

Tracy Morgan

Tracy Morgan was involved in a devastating car wreck in 2014, where he was ...

Welcome Back 'Punk'd' - Its Most Memorable Moments

4/27/2015 8:08pm EDT
10 Best 'Punk'd' Moments And Pranks
Fans of temporary celebrity misery, rejoice! ‘Punk’d,’ the holy grail of superstar pranks, is finally coming back to television after a three year hiatus.

The show’s initial run lasted from 2003 until 2007, where it briefly returned for a season in 2012. Now, it’s being revived on BET, and while no real information is known about it yet, it’s said to reveal a better behind-the-scenes look into the pranks at hand.

Regardless of who will be pranked or if previous host Ashton Kutcher is even going to be involved, the return of ‘Punk’d’ is bound to drive celebrities insane, just like it has s...

15 Celebrities You May Not Realize Are Bipolar

5/23/2014 3:00am EDT
15 Celebrities You May Not Realize Are Bipolar
In April 2011, actress Catherine Zeta-Jones checked in to a mental-health facility in Connecticut and was diagnosed with bipolar II disorder, a mental illness that includes long periods of depression alternating with episodes of mild mania.

She reluctantly talked about her condition the following year on "Good Morning America," telling viewers: "You know what? I'm sick of talking about it because I never wanted to be the poster child for this. I never wanted this to come out publicly. It came out.

"I dealt with it in the best way I could and that was just saying that, 'Look, hey, I'm bipo...

Pete Wentz 'Super Excited' To Be A Dad Again

2/18/2014 12:00pm EST
Pete Wentz 'Super Excited' To Be A Dad Again
Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz and his girlfriend Megan Camper are expecting a baby together.

The rocker, 34, announced the news on Monday by uploading a photo of himself lying down with Camper with his hand on her belly as he kisses her on the lips. He captioned it: "we're super excited to announce we're expecting a baby!"

Wentz and Camper began dating in 2011. Camper reportedly had a miscarriage in December of that year.

The rocker recently told "The Wendy Williams Show:" "We talk about [marriage] a lot. I feel really lucky. It's really interesting when you're in a relationship with s...

Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz Calls Ashlee Simpson An 'Awesome Mom'

4/16/2013 5:30pm EDT
Pete Wentz and Bronx
Fallout Boy lead bassist and vocalist Pete Wentz denies allegations that he is getting ready for a custody war with ex-wife Ashley Simpson over their son, insisting that Simpson is not only an excellent singer, but also an "awesome" mother.

Recently, sources have led some to believe that the former couple was having some post-marital issues about the proper custody of four year old Bronx. This source tells the National Enquirer: "Pete is at his wit's end over Ashley. He's angry that she hasn't been maintaining Bronx's sleeping schedule... Pete says that if Ashlee doesn't change her partyin...

Fall Out Boy Get Abducted By Beautiful Women In New Video 'The Phoenix'

3/26/2013 9:30pm EDT
Fall Out Boy
Fall Out Boy may have only split for a mere four years, but if new single "The Phoenix" is any indication the band has risen from the ashes stronger than ever.

The band released the video for their new single on Tuesday, the second off their upcoming "Save Rock And Roll," album, due in May.

The new video is a prequel to "My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up)," which was released in early February to go along with the announcement that the band was back together.

The video pays homage to Quentin Tarantino's Pulp Fiction, showing the group gathered around a metal case with a...

Fall Out Boy Releases New Single; Announces New Album & Tour Dates

2/4/2013 2:02pm EST
Fall Out Boy
Fall Out Boy announced Monday that after a four-year hiatus that they're back together and have recorded a new album and planned a tour. They've even released a new single and plan to "Save Rock And Roll" in 2013.

Less than a week after guitarist Joe Trohman dismissed rumors of a reunion, the band has released its first single since 2009, "My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up)," and announced 40+ tour dates -- beginning Monday night in Chicago.

A message from singer Patrick Stump, bassist Pete Wentz, drummer Andrew Hurley and Trohman posted on the band's official website r...

Celebrities Dazzled By Danny Boyle's Olympic Opening Ceremony

7/28/2012 4:05pm EDT
Paul McCartney
Ringo Starr, Bette Midler and Christina Applegate were among the stars who offered their congratulations to Danny Boyle as his spectacular show opened the Olympic Games in London on Friday night.

The festivities kicked off with a stunning opening ceremony at the Olympic Stadium in Stratford and the show, directed by moviemaker Boyle, was watched by an estimated 4 billion people across the world.

A number of celebrity sports fans were among those watching the extravaganza on TV and they took to Twitter to share their thoughts on Boyle's efforts.

Joe Jonas tweeted throughout the ceremony a...

Coachella 2012: Party Recaps And Highlights

4/23/2012 4:34pm EDT
nicole scherzinger
Coachella 2012 has officially come to an end and we’re giving you a recap on which stars hit all the hottest parties.

Belvedere Music Lounge:

Kat Graham hit the stage with DJ Skeet Skeet at the backyard Mansion bash to perform her brand new single, “Put Your Graffiti On Me” which had Perez Hilton, Simon Rex and tons of party go’ers dancing. While the Belvedere was flowing, we grabbed Kat right off the stage to get her take on the 3-day music fest.


The GUESS Hotel:

We saw some of Hollywood’s biggest names inside Coachella’s cutest boutique hotel. While Theophilus ...

Pete Wentz And Ashlee Simpson Officially Divorced

12/7/2011 10:48pm EST
Pete Wentz And Ashlee Simpson
Ashlee Simpson's marriage to rocker Pete Wentz is officially over - the couple's divorce was finalized last month.

The pop star moved to end their three-year union in February and a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge signed off on the legal petition on November 22 - two days after their son, Bronx, turned three.

Details of the former couple's settlement and childcare arrangements for the tot have been kept under wraps, although Simpson had initially requested primary physical custody, while the Fall Out Boy bassist had asked for joint custody, reports

Jessica Simpson's youn...

Starpulse Snapshots: The Svedka & Yoni Goldberg Halloween Party

11/2/2011 4:39pm EDT
Black Cards
Celebrities packed The Svedka & Yoni Goldberg Halloween Party at Good Units in New York City for a night full of musical surprises!

First surprise performance of the night was taken by Pete Wentz's new band Black Cards, where Pete even dressed in a hooded sweatshirt and necktie, donning a warewolf mask for his costume! Following his set, Pete made a point of staying so he could say hi to Rev Run who was deejaying with DJ Ruckus later in the night.

MC Hammer, was then joined by 12 dancers, coming out just before 1AM to do a surprise four-song performance highlighted by "U Can't Touch This...

The Academy Is Kaput!

10/10/2011 2:14pm EDT
The Academy Is
Rock band The Academy Is have split after eight years together.

The punk group, which was once signed to Fall Out Boy rocker Pete Wentz's record label Decaydance, released three albums, beginning in 2005 with Almost Here.

Releasing a statement to announce the news via, frontman William Beckett writes, "I'm having a hard time starting this. I could say something like 'pride comes before the fall', or 'the skill in attending a party is knowing when to leave'. Rather, I'm going to just come right out and be honest. The September show in New York was the last show for The Academy Is...

Pete Wentz Dating Model Meagan Camper

9/25/2011 4:00pm EDT
Pete Wentz
Former Fall Out Boy star Pete Wentz has moved on from his broken marriage to Ashlee Simpson - he has gone public with supermodel girlfriend Meagan Camper.

The rocker was spotted out with Camper on Friday, hand in hand.

And sources tell, "They're dating but taking things slow."

Wentz is in the middle of a divorce from Simpson, who has been romantically linked to actor Vincent Piazza.

Ashlee Simpson Goes Public With New Boyfriend Vincent Piazza

9/15/2011 2:40pm EDT
Ashlee Simpson
Ashlee Simpson and actor Vincent Piazza have gone public with their romance after attending a Boardwalk Empire season premiere together on Wednesday.

Simpson was snapped kissing and walking arm-in-arm with the actor in New York City in June, sending gossips into a flurry, and the Pieces of Me singer was all smiles as she joined Piazza on the red carpet for their first public appearance.

She was supporting him as he celebrated the launch of his hit TV show's second season.

Simpson filed for divorce from her husband, Fall Out Boy rocker Pete Wentz, in February.

Spotted: Chelsea Handler, Shia Labeouf, Kevin Bacon, Demi Lovato & More Party In LA

8/30/2011 7:30pm EDT
The stars hit the town this weekend and we’ve got all the details! [RIGHT] Shia Labeouf, Lindsay Lohan, Audrina Patridge, Chelsea Handler, Jesse Metcalfe and tons more all attended the (BELVEDERE)RED launch party Friday night held at The Box in Hollywood. Belvedere partnered up with product Red to help raise proceeds for the fight against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria in Africa. The celebs looked good and had fun, all for a good cause!

Saturday night we spotted a bevy of celebrities at Perez Hilton’s infamous "One Night In Los Angeles" pre-VMA bash held at the Wiltern in Los Angeles. The ...

Lollapalooza 2011 Party Picks

8/3/2011 9:58am EDT
Black Cards
Lollapalooza is taking over Chicago August 5th-7th and a concert ticket isn't the only hot commodity, it's getting on the VIP party guest list. From Taylor Momsen to Topshop, Starpulse has put together your go to guide for the best events to snag an invite to this weekend.

Topshop Topman Exclusive After Party

Clothing megastore Topshop opens this Fall in the Windy City but the store is already making a splash. The brand is holding their invitation only party at Bar Deville on Friday August 5th with special musical guests Tinie Tempah, DJ Kid Color, and DJ Moneypenny.

The Hard Rock Ho...

Celebrities And Record Label Bosses Pay Tribute To Amy Winehouse

7/23/2011 3:42pm EDT
Stars including Demi Moore, Rihanna, and Juliette Lewis have paid tribute to tragic singer Amy Winehouse following her death.

The Back to Black hitmaker, 27, was found at her home in north London on Saturday afternoon after a phone call to emergency services.

Paramedics discovered the singer unconscious and "beyond help", according to reports, and a source tells Sky News Winehouse had suffered a suspected drug overdose.

Officials are treating the death as "unexplained", and as an investigation into the tragedy continues, famous faces from both sides of the Atlantic flooded wi...

Pete Wentz And Michelle Trachtenberg A Couple -- Again?

7/6/2011 2:00pm EDT
Pete Wentz
It appears that both Pete Wentz and Ashlee Simpson have found new romances after their marriage fell apart. We told you recently that Ashlee was dating Boardwalk Empire star Vincent Piazza - and now it appears Pete Wentz could be going out with Michelle Trachtenberg.

Pete and Michelle dated previously, before Pete's marriage. People reports the duo was out and about in Los Angeles grabbing some coffee. Is she a shoulder to lean on after his hardship, or are sparks flying between them once more?

Either way, the future looks bright for everyone involved. Pete and Ashlee, despite their dif...

Ashlee Simpson's New Squeeze And More Summer Romances

6/23/2011 11:00am EDT
Ashlee Simpson Vincent Piazza
Just four months after splitting with Pete Wentz, Ashlee Simpson has been spotted with Boardwalk Empire star Vincent Piazza! "They were laughing and chatting," a source told Us Weekly. "She'd stop to kiss him; she couldn't take her eyes off him." So who else is rocking a summer romance?

Amanda Seyfried has apparently come back to Dominic Cooper after her break up with Ryan Phillippe. The Daily Mail reported that the two were spotted shopping together in New York. The pair had previously dated for several years.

Leonardo DiCaprio and Blake Lively proved they are going strong as a coupl...

Elle Fanning Wins Top Honor At 2011 Young Hollywood Awards

5/23/2011 11:00am EDT
Elle Fanning
Dakota Fanning's younger sister Elle stepped out of her sibling's shadow as she scooped the Actress of the Year prize at the 2011 Young Hollywood Awards.

The 13 year old accepted the prize for her role in Sofia Coppola's drama Somewhere at a star-studded ceremony in Los Angeles on Friday.

Garrett Hedlund picked up the Actor of the Year award for Tron: Legacy, while The Social Network star Armie Hammer and actress Isabel Lucas were named the Male and Female Stars of Tomorrow.

Hailee Steinfeld's debut in the Coen Brothers' 2010 western True Grit earned her the Breakthrough of the Year t...

Ashlee Simpson Threatens To Launch Pop Music Comeback

5/16/2011 12:57pm EDT
Ashlee Simpson
Ashlee Simpson is throwing herself back into music following her marriage split from Pete Wentz, confirming she has been working on new material.

Simpson took a break from her singing career after releasing Bittersweet World in 2008 to raise her son, Bronx Mowgli, with the Fall Out Boy rocker. The couple filed for divorce in February, citing "irreconcilable differences".

Now, Simpson has taken to her page to announce she is ready to make her pop comeback, posting a photo of herself holding an acoustic guitar.

She adds, "Writing sesh (session) on the balcony. My album doesn'...

Ashlee Simpson & Pete Wentz Getting Back Together?

3/31/2011 9:53pm EDT
Ashlee Simpson & Pete Wentz
Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz appear to be working on their marriage again, if new photos of the couple are any indication.

The pair was snapped laughing and holding hands as they left a Starbucks coffee shop in Los Angeles with their son Bronx on Thursday morning.

The breakfast meeting comes after Wentz reportedly met with Ashlee's sister Jessica to talk about his split from his wife of three years.

Ashlee filed for divorce on February 9.

The couple was spotted together on Valentine's Day and again in March, but sources told Wentz and Simpson were keeping their relationship str...

Ashlee Simpson Seeks Comfort In 'Friend' Rocker Craig Owens

3/11/2011 9:46am EST
Ashlee Simpson
Ashlee Simpson has turned to D.R.U.G.S. rocker Craig Owens for comfort, after filing for divorce from estranged husband Pete Wentz.

Simpson and the rocker were seen together at an Los Angeles shopping mall, sparking rumors of a budding romance. But a close friend of the star has shot down the reports.

The source tells, "Craig is a longtime friend and was comforting Ashlee during this difficult time. She's not moving on. There's no race for a new relationship. They're friends."

Ironically Owens is signed to Pete Wentz's label, Decaydance Records.

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Tom Brady's Ponytail Fail Leads Wave Of Celeb Hair Transformations

3/10/2011 4:00pm EST
Tom Brady headband
Tom Brady has been sporting a little ponytail while hanging out with his wife Gisele Bunchen in Brazil. What's worse than the look? His dancing moves at Carnival! You can see him "getting down" in the video below.

Who is also sporting new 'dos? Kate Winslet debuted her new blonde pixie cut on the cover of Vogue - we think it's rocking!

Pete Wentz, on the other hand, looks like he got into a fight with a curling iron. He may be trying out some independance now that he's a single man, but the "fro with sideburns" look is not working out for him.

Ginnifer Goodwin has gone super-short, in ...

Pete Wentz Files for Joint Custody of son

3/8/2011 9:54pm EST
Pete Wentz
Rocker Pete Wentz has filed legal papers demanding joint custody of his son with estranged wife Ashlee Simpson.

The singer/actress stunned the pop world when she filed for divorce on February 7, citing "irreconcilable differences."

She asked for primary physical custody of baby Bronx, but Wentz has challenged her request, lodging his response in a Los Angeles court on Monday, exactly one month after his ex. The former Fall Out Boy star has also asked for each party to pay its own legal fees, reports

Ironically, Wentz claims the couple ended its marriage on February 9 - two days ...

Patrick Stump: 'Fall Out Boy Never Broke Up'

3/4/2011 4:31pm EST
Patrick Stump
Fall Out Boy frontman Patrick Stump has cleared up confusion over the band's status, insisting the group has not split for good.

The Dance, Dance hit-makers embarked on a hiatus last year and bassist Pete Wentz later hinted the separation had become permanent, writing in a post on his Twitter page, "A hiatus is forever until you get lonely or old. I don't plan on either."

The rockers all took on other projects, with Wentz forming a new band the Black Cards and Stump launching a solo career, but the singer is adamant Fall Out Boy has not split - they are just on a break.

He tells radio...

Ashton Kutcher's Twitter Account Hacked

3/3/2011 9:01am EST
Ashton Kutcher
TV prankster Ashton Kutcher has been Punk'd - jokers hacked into his beloved Twitter account on Wednesday.

The actor famously fooled celebrities including Beyonce, Kanye West, and Pete Wentz on his MTV hidden camera show in which he played outrageous practical jokes on his unsuspecting victims.

However, computer hackers have now turned the tables on Kutcher - they broke into his Twitter blog on Wednesday and wrote, "Ashton, you've been Punk'd. This account is not secure... P.S. This is for those young protesters around the world who deserve not to have their Facebook & Twitter accounts ...

Prescription Drugs, Parties... What Really Broke Up Pete Wentz And Ashley Simpson?

2/21/2011 1:00pm EST
Pete Wentz and Ashlee Simpson
We were all stunned when what seemed to be a healthy relationship between Pete Wentz and Ashlee Simpson suddenly broke down. Since the divorce papers have been filed, rumors have been flying in regards with who is to blame.

After an alleged friend of Ashlee's spoke out saying Pete's touring life was hard on their young family, someone claiming to be from Pete's side of the argument said he couldn't trust Ashlee due to her hard-partying ways. The source told US Weekly that Pete had to "...constantly check in on Ashlee, and he'd have his friends call the house and her cell to make sure she s...

Ashlee Simpson Moving On - And Moving - After Split From Pete Wentz

2/20/2011 10:30am EST
Ashlee Simpson
Ashlee Simpson is starting to move on following her split from rocker Pete Wentz - by house hunting in Los Angeles.

The singer stunned fans by filing for divorce from Wentz last week, citing "irreconcilable differences".

She is reportedly now staying at her sister Jessica and fiance Eric Johnson's home with her young son Bronx until she finds a place of her own.

And on Wednesday the 26 year old spent the day viewing properties around the Beverly Hills area with a real estate broker, according to

A source tells the publication, "They drove by a few houses in the $3 to 4 m...

Pete Wentz: 'Ashlee Simpson Wouldn't Stop Partying'

2/18/2011 12:36pm EST
From the minute the papers were filed, Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz’s divorce had been pinned entirely on Pete touring with a new band while Ashlee sat a home with the baby. Now his friends are coming forward and saying it was actually Ashlee who was out late partying for months with a “crew of Read More ...