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Mary Louise Parker To Replace Demi Moore In 'Lovelace'

January 27th, 2012 11:26am EST
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Mary Louise Parker has reportedly replaced Demi Moore in the upcoming Linda Lovelace biopic after the Ghost star quit the project to battle health issues.

The actress was hospitalized on Monday night after paramedics were called to her home and she subsequently checked into a treatment facility.

Her spokesperson revealed Moore, who has since left the specialist center, had decided to pull out of Rob Epstein's film about notorious porn star Lovelace - and the director has wasted no time in finding a replacement.

Editors at Usmagazine.com claim Weeds star Parker has signed up to play fe...
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Demi Moore Pulls Out Of 'Lovelace' Film

January 25th, 2012 9:18am EST
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Demi Moore has dropped out of the upcoming Linda Lovelace biopic after seeking professional help for exhaustion and health problems.

The Ghost actress has entered a treatment facility following her hospitalization on Monday night when paramedics were called to her home.

A spokesperson for the star said, "Because of the stresses in her life right now, Demi has chosen to seek professional assistance to treat her exhaustion and improve her overall health. She looks forward to getting well and is grateful for the support of her family and friends."

Now, her representative has reportedly c...
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Amanda Seyfried To Bare All In Linda Lovelace Biopic

January 12th, 2012 9:33am EST
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Mamma Mia! star Amanda Seyfried is set to give lusty fans an eyeful in her Linda Lovelace biopic - the film's producer insists the actress will be stripping off for full-frontal nude scenes.

The pretty blonde signed on as the porn star who became an anti-porn activist last year, and movie executive Patrick Muldoon reveals Seyfried is taking some big risks with the saucy role.

He tells Eonline.com, "It's very risqué and there will be lots of nakedness in the movie, especially for Seyfried. It's a new thing for her."

However, the producer insists his star won't be remembered for baring ...
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Photos Of Amanda Seyfried As Linda Lovelace

January 7th, 2012 11:00am EST
Amanda Seyfried as Linda Lovelace
We spotted Amanda Seyfried with brown hair wearing a cream sweater on set of the 1970's pornstar biopic "Lovelace" in Los Angeles yesterday.

Seyfried is set to play sex starlet Linda Lovelace. The film chronicles the life of the porn star-turned-anti-porn activist.

Demi Moore, Adam Brody, and Eric Roberts recently joined the cast, alongside Sharon Stone and Hank Azaria. Moore will play feminist icon Gloria Steinem. Reports suggest James Franco is joining the cast as Hugh Hefner.
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Demi Moore To Play Gloria Steinem In Linda Lovelace Biopic

January 3rd, 2012 9:35am EST
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Demi Moore is to play feminist icon Gloria Steinem in Amanda Seyfried's upcoming Linda Lovelace biopic.

The actress is to join a cast including Seyfried, Wes Bentley, Sharon Stone and Peter Sarsgaard, according to Variety.

Reports suggest James Franco has rejoined the project after turning down Sarsgaard's role as Lovelace's husband - the 127 Hours star is in talks to portray Playboy boss Hugh Hefner in the movie, which chronicles the life of the porn star-turned-anti-porn activist.
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Is Jennifer Aniston The Hottest Woman Of All Time?

December 9th, 2011 12:00pm EST
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Jennifer Aniston tops the list of MensHealth.com's "100 Hottest Women Of All Time." Rounding out the top 5 on the list are Raquel Welch, Marilyn Monroe, Britney Spears, and Madonna. (Click here to read the full list!)

Five Questions With Jennifer Aniston:

If you could name one woman the sexiest of all-time, who would you have picked?
It’s a tie between Bridgette Bardot and Gloria Steinem. But if I had to choose one, I’d say Gloria because, well, she’s the full package. That’s sexy.

Looking back, who is the least sexy character you’ve ever played?
The least sexy character was Jeannie Bue...
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New Fall TV Series: Our Top 10 Picks

August 24th, 2011 12:00pm EDT
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Every fall TV season has its share of surprise successes and bumbling disappointments. For every buzzed-about newbie (‘Desperate Housewives’) that turns into a hit, there’s an ‘Eastwick’ or ‘Running Wilde.’

But that’s part of the fun, right? Sometimes, you’ve got to take a chance on a show that could be the year’s new hit and Emmy winner.

There are a lot of prospects for this Fall, and some are more promising than others. Here, though, are the Top 10 we’re most looking forward to – keeping in mind we haven’t seen these ahead of time. These are in no particular order.

-‘Pam Am’ – ABC
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Former Playboy Bunny Gloria Steinem Calls For Boycott Against 'The Playboy Club' TV Series

August 10th, 2011 10:14am EDT
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Feminist icon Gloria Steinem has called for a boycott against upcoming TV series The Playboy Club after working at the venue in her 20s.

Steinem worked as a Playboy Bunny in the New York City chain while writing an expose about the treatment of women in Hugh Hefner's clubs.

Now Steinem is urging audiences to avoid the forthcoming TV series, which stars Amber Heard and is based on the first Playboy Club in Chicago, Illinois.

The political activist tells Reuters, "It was the tackiest place on earth. I expect that The Playboy Club (TV show) will be a net minus and I hope people boycott it. ...
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