'The Interview' Released To Theaters & Video On Demand

December 26th, 2014 1:29pm EST
The Interview
Sony Pictures' controversial comedy "The Interview" was released in a number of theaters on Christmas Day and was made available to stream or download via Video on Demand services on YouTube, Google Play, Xbox Video and Sony's website -- and North Korea didn't attack us.

The movie stars James Franco and Seth Rogen as a couple of smalltime talk-show hosts who land an interview with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un and are tasked with "taking him out" by the CIA before their trip to the communist nation.

The North Korean government denounced the film, and shortly after Sony was hacked and ...
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J.K. Rowling Reveals What Really Happened With Draco Malfoy

December 26th, 2014 10:23am EST
Draco Malfoy
J.K. Rowling has shared some new background information about several "Harry Potter" characters on her Pottermore website in the 12 days leading up to Christmas, and earlier this week she revealed more about villain Draco Malfoy, played on screen by Tom Felton.

The author revealed plenty over the past two weeks, including new info about a character she regrets killing off, a Jewish wizard and even vampires in the wizarding world she created.

*Spoiler Alert* The latest reveal came after fans unlocked it by solving a riddle about who was really behind the plot to kill Hogwarts schoolmaster ...
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Who Were The Sexiest Dressed Stars Of The Year?

December 26th, 2014 9:00am EST
Sexiest Dressed Celebrities Of 2014
Earlier this month, Rihanna attended the British Fashion Awards wearing just a black velvet Stella McCartney tuxedo jacket. There were no pants involved. The outfit featured a plunging neckline and lots of leg. Was she even wearing panties?

The Barbadian beauty is known for taking risks in fashion and will probably be one of the sexiest dressed stars for many years to come.

But she is just one of the celebs whose made a style statement in 2014. Check out other stars who grabbed our attention...

Rihanna attended the CFDA Fashion Awards in New York City in June wearing a see-through dres...
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Nicki Minaj Settles For Number Two On The Billboard 200

December 26th, 2014 8:21am EST
Nicki Minaj
Not that it was ever going to be a contest, but Taylor Swift reclaimed her perch on the Billboard 200 without any trouble. 1989 sold 331,000 copies, an uptick in sales, and also experienced an uptick in the Billboard 200’s new ‘units’ system, to the tune of 375,000 units. But as we all know, doesn’t a queen always win? Swift has certainly been exactly what the music industry needed in a weak years of sales.

Nicki Minaj, who boasts the week’s top new album, settled for second place. The Pinkprint sold more respectably than expected, selling 194,000 copies, and impacting even more consi...
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Happy Birthday!

December 26th, 2014 7:00am EST
Beth Behrs
Happy Birthday to:

Actress Beth Behrs (1985)

Actor/singer Jared Leto (1978)

Actor Zach Mills (1995)

Singer Chris Daughtry (1979)

Actress Sandra Taylor (1966)

Actor Temuera Morrison (1960)

Metallica Drummer Lars Ulrich (1963)

Jazz guitarist John Scofield (1951)

America's Most Wanted host John Walsh (1945)

Comedian Alan King (1927; d. 2004)

Actor/comedian Steve Allen (1921; d. 2000)

Actor Richard Widmark (1914; d. 2008)
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The 10 Most Overplayed Songs Of 2014

December 25th, 2014 4:37pm EST
Too Much: 10 Songs That Were Insanely Overplayed In 2014
Taylor Swift's smash hit "Shake It Off" has only been playing on the radio for about a third of 2014 because of its August release, and it still saw enough airtime for us to say, "enough already!"

Sure, the song has a catchy beat and proves that Swift's crossover from country to pop music is nothing short of a success, but three-to-four times a day for months straight is enough to drive us mad!

Actuality, "Shake It Off" is one of two songs on this list that we really love, but it's time to slow down with the number of plays, radio stations across America!

The single, which topped the Bil...
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Check Out These Awesome Christmas Light Shows!

December 25th, 2014 1:01pm EST
10 Of The Best Christmas Light Shows Ever
Nearly everyone who celebrates Christmas puts up some sort of decorations around their home, whether it be a simple wreath, candles in the windows or a giant inflatable snowman on the front lawn, but there are a select few who go above and beyond hanging a few icicle lights from the roof.

Those people usually spend months placing thousands and thousands and thousands of lights around their yards. And then synchronizing them to music.

Last fall, ABC aired a reality series called "The Great Christmas Light Fight," in which families create elaborate lighting displays and battle for a $50,000...
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Which Stars Gave Birth In 2014?

December 25th, 2014 12:07pm EST
Year In Review: See Which Stars Gave Birth In 2014
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis were among dozens of celebs who gave birth to babies in 2014.

The couple welcomed daughter Wayatt Isabelle on September 30. The couple began dating in early 2011 and were engaged in February.

Scroll through to see who else welcomed new additions this year!

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis: Girl, Wyatt Isabelle

Dancing With The Stars' Anna Trebunskaya and Nevin Millan: Girl, Amalya

Kevin Jonas and wife Danielle: Girl, Alena Rose

Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green: Boy, Bodhi Ransom

Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale: Boy, Apollo Bowie Flynn

Simon Cow...
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Sofia Vergara: 'I Try To Be A Real Woman'

December 25th, 2014 9:16am EST
Sofia Vergara Talks Her New Year's Resolution, Aging & Diet In N
Sofia Vergara is featured in the Winter/Spring 2015 Special 10th Anniversary issue of NewBeauty magazine and she talks about her beauty secrets, her "Modern Family" character, and how long she's been wearing perfume (hint -- it's a really long time).

"I actually enjoy eating healthy; I love a good salad or a piece of grilled chicken," she said of her diet. "My downfall is the sweets—I could eat an entire cake in one sitting. I need to control how many desserts I eat. My new thing is to try to eat them only on the weekend."

The actress, who still looks amazing at 42, admits she hasn't enjo...
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Happy Birthday!

December 25th, 2014 7:00am EST
Annie Lennox
Happy Birthday to:

Eurythmics singer Annie Lennox (1954)

Veronicas singers Jessica and Lisa Origliasso (1984)

Rapper Chris Rene (1982)

Actress Laura Sadler (1980; d. 2003)

Actress Bridgetta Tomarchio (1978)

Reality show pro Rob Mariano (1975)

English singer Dido (1971)

Supermodel Helena Christensen (1968)

Actor Dean Cameron (1962)

Singer Alannah Myles (1955)

Country singer Steve Wariner (1954)

Actress CCH Pounder (1952)

Actress Sissy Spacek (1949)

Country singer Barbara Mandrell (1948)

Singer Jimmy Buffett (1946)

Actor Gary Sandy (1945)

Music producer Phil Spector (1940)

C...
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