Is 'Fifty Shades' Worthy Of The Berlin Film Festival?

December 23rd, 2014 8:13am EST
'Fifty Shades Of Grey' To Premiere At The Berlin Film Festival
Highly anticipated erotic drama Fifty Shades of Grey is set to make its debut at the 65th Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale) in Berlin, Germany on February 11, two days ahead of its U.S. release on Friday, Feb. 13, just in time for Valentine's Day weekend.

The film's stars, Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson, along with director Sam Taylor-Johnson, are expected to attend the premiere.

The movie is based on the first novel in author E.L. James' Fifty Shades trilogy, which was critically panned despite selling millions of copies and being translated into 51 languages worldwide.

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Happy Birthday!

December 23rd, 2014 7:00am EST
Eddie Vedder
Happy Birthday to:

Pearl Jam singer Eddie Vedder (1964)

Actress Anna Maria Perez De Tagle (1990)

Actor Daryl Wein (1983)

Playboy model Holly Madison (1979)

Actress Summer Altice (1979)

Actress Estella Warren (1978)

Canadian singer Esthero (1978)

80s teen heartthrob Corey Haim (1971; d. 2010)

British glamour model Jodie Marsh (1978)

Actress Martha Byrne (1969)

Actress Joan Severance (1958)

Guitarist Adrian Belew (1949)

TV executive Les Moonves (1948)

Actress Susan Lucci (1947)

Actor Harry Shearer (1943)

Actor Frederic Forrest (1936)

Trumpeter Chet Baker (1929; d. 1988)

Acto...
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Bai Ling's Shirtless Style -- Hot Or Not?

December 22nd, 2014 11:41pm EST
Bai Ling
Bai Ling has been acting a bit strange lately, opting to go out in public in a couple of very risque outfits.

The Chinese-born actress has been baring lots of skin, wearing an an open jacket on Sunday as she went to a nail salon for a manicure in Beverly Hills, revealing that she had nothing on underneath.

It's the second time since last Thursday that she's worn the style outfit, when she wore red knee-high boots to go with the unbuttoned cleavage look.

The 48-year-old -- yes, you read that right -- didn't appear to be concerned with exposing her breasts, accidentally showing her nipples...
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Harry Styles And Kristen Wiig Spotted 'Dirty Dancing'

December 22nd, 2014 10:29pm EST
Harry Styles And Kristen Wiig Do Some Dirty Dancing At The SNL A
Kristen Wiig and One Direction singer Harry Styles were seen partying on Saturday night after their appearance on Saturday Night Live.

The two stars were seen singing and dancing to Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes' 1987 hit single "I've Had The Time Of My Life," from the film "Dirty Dancing."

The song came on during the party and Styles grabbed Wiig and pulled her up on the dance floor as the pumped up party crowd sang along with every word (see it in the video below!)

Earlier this year Wiig guested on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" and did her whole interview dressed as the si...
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Joe Cocker: 1944 - 2014

December 22nd, 2014 10:14pm EST
Joe Cocker
British singer Joe Cocker, famous for his gritty voice and covers of Traffic's "Feelin' Alright," Billy Preston's "You Are So Beautiful" and the Beatles' "With A Little Help From My Friends," has died.

Cocker lost his battle with lung cancer and passed away in Crawford, Colorado. He was 70.

"He was without the doubt the greatest rock/soul voice ever to come out of Britain," said Cocker's agent, Barrie Marshall in a statement to the BBC on Monday. "Hugely talented, a true star, but a kind and humble man who loved to perform. Anyone who ever saw him live will never forget him."

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VS Model Martha Hunt Shows Off Her Sexy Bikini Bod In Miami

December 22nd, 2014 9:48pm EST
Martha Hunt
Victoria's Secret model Martha Hunt hit the beach in (where else) Miami on Sunday, showing off her sexy curves in a tan bikini with black trim.

The 25 year old has been with the lingerie company since 2012, and recently walked the runway for the design firm's annual 'Victoria's Secret Fashion Show.'

Here's Martha at the taping of the show, which was broadcast on CBS Dec. 9, held this year in swinging London (below) -- keep going for more great pics of this up-and-coming model below!

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Tom Brokaw Says Cancer Is 'In Remission'

December 22nd, 2014 2:26pm EST
Tom Brokaw Says Cancer Is 'In Remission'
Legendary newsman Tom Brokaw revealed his cancer is in remission.

"A year ago my future was more uncertain than I cared to acknowledge but now I face the New Year with very encouraging news," he wrote in a letter NBC News.

"The cancer is in remission and I will shortly go on a drug maintenance regimen to keep it there."

Brokaw revealed in February that he was diagnosed with multiple myeloma. This meant cancer cells were overtaking healthy, disease-fighting cells in his bone marrow.

Brokaw was the primary anchor of the "NBC Nightly News," a job he held from1982 to 2004. He now works as a...
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Seven Great Actors Who Excel In The Movies And On TV

December 22nd, 2014 1:00pm EST
Double Threats: 7 Great Actors Who Excel In The Movies And On Te
The hierarchy when it comes to acting in Hollywood has historically always placed more importance and gravitas on the work of actors who have appeared on the silver screen when compared to their TV counterparts.

Legendary actors who got their start on TV like Bill Murray (Saturday Night Live), Michael Douglas (The Streets of San Francisco) and Denzel Washington (St. Elsewhere) were only said to have "made it" as huge stars once they were able to transition into movies.

But a strange thing has happened over the last few years - mega movie stars are falling all over themselves to try and ge...
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Jackie Chan’s Son Charged With Drug Offense

December 22nd, 2014 12:29pm EST
Jackie Chan’s Son Indicted On Drug Charges
Jaycee Chan, 32, the son action movie star Jackie Chan, has been indicted by Chinese authorities on drug charges.

He was detained more than four months ago on a charge of sheltering others to use drugs, as reported byThe Associated Press.

On Monday, Chan was indicted and now faces up to three years in prison if he is convicted.

Chan and Taiwanese movie star Ko Kai were arrested in August. The two tested positive for marijuana.

They also reportedly admitted using the drug, while authorities confiscated 3.5 ounces of it from Mr. Chan’s apartment.

The detention of Jaycee Chan has been par...
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Prince George Meets Santa Claus

December 22nd, 2014 11:49am EST
Prince George Meets Santa Claus
Prince George meets Santa Claus, let the cuteness begin!

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge made an impromptu trip to a Christmas Show in the village of Thursford near their home of Anmer Hall, England.

The Royal couple mingled with other families at the Santa's Magical Journey attraction, where the young prince met with Santa Claus for the first time.

Prince George was reportedly in awe of the animated reindeer, penguins, polar bears and elves set among twinkling lights, tinsel and fake snow during his visit.

The event also showcase "real life elves" at work making toys in Santa's works...
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