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Drake Bell Says Good Friend Amanda Bynes Is 'Totally There' Mentally

June 12th, 2013 11:52am EDT
Drake Bell
Former teen star Drake Bell has come to the defense of his friend Amanda Bynes over her recent mental health issues, saying that his pal is "healthy" and "good."

Bell, who co-starred with Bynes on three seasons of The Amanda Show, says he's been in touch with Amanda recently and there's nothing wrong with her.

"Amanda and I are close... I talk to her every day," he tells OK! Magazine. "She's a sweetheart. I had lunch with her yesterday, and she's brilliant. She's good, and she's healthy... She's in a place right now where she is searching. She's ready to be her own person, and do her own ...
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Starpulse Answers Your Burning Questions

October 27th, 2008 2:02pm EDT
Arnold Schwarzenegger
1.) Starpulse user tera asks, "Is Arnold Schwarzenegger still in the movies?"

Schwarzenegger's last film role was a cameo in Around The World In 80 Days (2004). There have been rumors that he will make a cameo in the upcoming film "Terminator: Salvation."

2.) mzprice asks, "Are the stories blasted all over the internet and radio true about Will Smith being GAY???"

Certain stars are plagued by gay rumors, including Will Smith. None of the rumors have been substantiated, although a Hollywood madame recently claimed he ordered male escorts through her service. Smith has three child...
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Today's Child Stars Struggle To Become Serious Entertainers

July 2nd, 2008 9:01am EDT
Cole and Dylan Sprouse
We saw it with Drew Barrymore and then again years later with Lindsay Lohan and most recently with Mary-Kate Olsen. Current "It" stars like the Jonas Brothers and Miley Cyrus will undoubtedly follow suit in the next few years.

They are child stars that want to turn into more serious entertainers as they get older, hoping the fans that are also growing up will follow them into more adult ventures. They take on roles they perceive as "serious" or "artsy," they change their look to try to separate themselves from their younger image, and they often take behind-the-scenes hybrid titles...
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Starpulse Spotlights Child Stars That Didn't Crack Under Pressure

October 29th, 2007 1:57pm EDT
Elijah Wood
These days, many tabloids focus on child stars who are getting in trouble while growing up in the spotlight. Some get caught up in drugs and underage drinking, some have eating disorders, while others get into trouble with the law.

Not all stars that grew up in Hollywood went down the wrong path. Starpulse compiled a list of child stars that turned out ok, despite their famous roots. And many of them continue to be successful to this day.

Elijah Wood got his first break, though a small break, as a video game boy in the sequel to Back To The Future. Wood went on to star in over a ...
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Drake Bell Wants You To Shop 'Till You Drop! Rising Music Star to Invade Local Malls

January 23rd, 2007 3:58pm EST
Drake Bell
Celebrated musician and actor Drake Bell will be making special in-store appearances at local area malls to promote his sophomore effort "It's Only Time" during the month of January. Currently on an extensive national radio promotion tour, the accomplished Bell (he plays guitar and piano), wants to get up-close and personal with fans before he embarks on his national tour later this year.

Drake Bell released his album in December on 2006, lead by the first single "I Know" which continues to be a growing hit at radio and remains in rotation at MTV. Since his release, he has appeared ...
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Actor Drake Bell To Release Major Label Debut, "It's Only Time," Dec. 5

November 12th, 2006 8:00am EST
Drake Bell
"Live how you want to live/If you wanna be free." "Do What You Want"

For a 20-year-old, Drake Bell is an old soul when it comes to the music he listens to and plays on his Universal Motown Records debut It's Only Time.

Songs like the first single, "I Know," which sounds like it could have come off Rubber Soul, and the empowering, Elton John-like rocker "Do What You Want" boast a bittersweet pop sound, with catchy harmonies and plenty of exuberant vocal hooks, which is no wonder considering the Newport Beach, CA, native, whose mother is two-time world champion pool player Robin Do...
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