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Va Va Voom! Selena Gomez's Sheer Black Blouse & Painted On Pants

September 30th, 2010 12:00pm EDT
Selena Gomez
Last night Selena Gomez attended the launch party for "Promise," a new ring collection created by Cheryl Cole and De Grisogono at Nobu London. She wore a sheer black shirt and painted-on sparkly pants.

We think the Disney star is looking all grown up. What do you think?

The "Wizards of Waverly Place" actress stars in the upcoming film "Monte Carlo" opposite Leighton Meester ("Gossip Girl") and Katie Cassidy ("Life Unexpected"). Their dream vacation in Paris proving to be an unmitigated dud, three women find the adventure they'd been searching for after one of them is mistaken for a rude B...
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The CW Announces Fall 2010 Premiere Dates

June 30th, 2010 2:05pm EDT
Nikita
The CW Network has set its fall premiere schedule with returning favorites and two new series.

On Wednesday, September 8, Cycle 15 of the hit reality series "America’s Next Top Model" (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) kicks-off the 2010-2011 season, followed by the series premiere of new drama "Hellcats" (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET).

"Hellcats" is a pumped-up drama about a young pre-law student (Aly Michalka, "Bandslam") whose world is turned upside-down when she loses her scholarship and has to join the college’s competitive cheerleading squad. This fun, energetic series is a behind-the-scenes look at the d...
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2010-11 TV Lineup

May 20th, 2010 9:05am EDT
2010 Fall TV Lineup
The big networks (ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox & CW) unveiled their schedules for the 2010-11 season this week at their various upfront presentations. Several shows were canceled (such as "Heroes," "Ghost Whisperer" & "Law & Order"), while many new series were added to the lineup ("Hawaii Five-O" & "The Event.")

Check out the schedule to see if your favorite shows made the cut and to find out which new series are coming your way:

FOX

MONDAY
8 p.m. House
9 p.m. Lonestar (new)

TUESDAY
8 p.m. Glee
9 p.m. Raising Hope (new)
9:30 p.m. Running Wilde (new)

WEDNESDAY
8 p.m. Lie to Me
9 p.m. Hell's Kitch...
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Which TV Show Should Be Saved From Cancellation?

May 5th, 2010 10:51am EDT
Melrose Place
It's that time of year again. The various networks are deciding what to keep and what to throw out as they put together their 2010-11 primetime schedules.

As usual, some shows are canceled early ("Eastwick," anyone?) while others eek it out through the season, desperate for renewal ("FlashForward," "Heroes," and so on).

Network execs are looking at a new crop of freshman dramas, comedies, and reality shows, and they need to make room on their schedules. As a result, poor performing series are given the boot.

So as we say goodbye to some of our favorites that are gone for good ("24," "Lo...
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What's The Best Show On TV? Starpulse Writers Weigh In

March 15th, 2010 9:30am EDT
Best TV
What's the best show on TV right now? Several Starpulse writers tackle that very question and defend their favorite series as must-see TV. Do you agree with their picks? Take a look, and let us know!

"MODERN FAMILY"

Despite virtually no notoriety and severe initial undermarketing, the critically-adored "Modern Family" has picked up speed and is headed for a second season. Its approach is not unfamiliar, but it's greater than the sum of its parts. And don't let the unassuming name put you off.

The show follows one extended family on everyday occurrences like kids fighting in school, Fer...
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'Life Unexpected's' Britt Robertson Explains About Being On 'Team Ryan' & More

March 15th, 2010 9:03am EDT
Life Unexpected
After wrapping the first season of "Life Unexpected," the show's titular hero, Britt Robertson, should be able to just hang out with her friends, family, and little dog at home. Instead, she is still fielding questions about just who Lux and Cate will "pick" romantically and what we can expect from the upcoming episodes!

Congrats on finishing the filming of season one. What were some of the most fun scenes you shot that we still have to look forward to?

One of my favorite scenes to film was in the second to last episode: Baze and Lux and Cate go on a road trip. Those are some of the most ...
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Top 5 To Watch: 'Life Unexpected,' 'Hope For Haiti' & More

January 18th, 2010 11:13am EST
Life Unexpected
Monday is the hot night for television this week with several new series premiering, including one about a teenager looking for emancipation who instead finds her biological family. But nothing looks like it will be more exciting than the "Bachelor" reveal of the century: pregnancy!

"The Bachelor: On the Wings I Love" - ABC, Monday, Jan. 18

As if the poor bachelor hasn't been through enough, it is possibly Jake Pavelka will have to let someone go because of an unexpected pregnancy on tonight's episode. Over the weekend an extended ABC preview of this week's episode revealed Tenley tel...
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Q&A: Kerr Smith & Kristoffer Polaha Talk 'Life Unexpected'

January 15th, 2010 10:08am EST
Life Unexpected
Though midseason CW series Life Unexpected has been called the new Gilmore Girls, show creator Liz Tigelaar believes the demographic will be broader and will include the male audience as well. This must be due to her male leads, Kerr Smith and Kristoffer Polaha. Find out what these guys' guys had to say about each other, what it's like to play parent to a teenager when you're in your 30s, and why they think their show will be around for a while even after getting a late start.

Starpulse: What was it about the show - and specifically your role - that first attracted you to it?

Kerr Smi...
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The Creator Of CW's 'Life Unexpected' Spills About Mid-Season Series

January 13th, 2010 10:21am EST
Life UneXpected
These days writer and producer Liz Tigelaar is a very busy lady. In fact, with episodes of the new Melrose Place airing this fall, and a show of her own creation, Life Unexpected (but more on that in a minute), premiering on January 18th on The CW, she may be one of the most sought-after behind-the-scenes talents in Hollywood! Starpulse.com had a chance to steal a few minutes with Tigelaar to chat about the show, her stars, and how finally getting a (mid-season) air date has changed her show's arc and her own life, and why it might actually be better for her show that it didn't premiere in ...
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2010 Midseason TV: New Shows & Returning Favorites

January 5th, 2010 2:40pm EST
Big Love
January and the coming months are full of returning TV favorites and a few new series worth checking out. The new season of "The Bachelor" premiered last night, "American Idol" arrives next week, and the last season of "Lost" kicks off in February. Check out our guide of what's what in the next few months:

REALITY TV

The Bachelor: On The Wings Of Love Jan. 5 ABC

Pilot Jake Pavelka seeks his soulmate.

The Biggest Loser Jan. 6 NBC

Season nine is a couple's season, and teams are made up of moms and daughters, husbands and wives, best friends and more. The shocker for the prem...
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