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Brian McKeon is a contributing writer for Starpulse. Brian is a recent college graduate and resides in Boston,MA. With former work experience as a production assistant on several films and as a promotional team member for one of Boston’s largest radio stations, Brian likes to work in all facets of the entertainment industry. When he’s not writing for Starpulse, Brian enjoys reading, traveling, jogging, and catching up on his favorite TV shows

Justin Timberlake's Acting Stock Rises In 'The Social Network'

10/1/2010 10:15am EDT
1995 was fifteen years ago, and an incredibly talented young star was just beginning to make a name for himself. Along with four other band members, Justin Timberlake shot on to the scene with the emerging pop group ‘N Sync. During the rest of the 90’s and early 2000’s, ‘N Sync smashed records, released numerous chart topping hits, and developed a global following with millions of fans. From Britney Spears to the Backstreet Boys, ‘N Sync was among an elite class of pop music acts that dominated the TRL era of music and television.

Time eventually brought the group to its demise, and Timber...

'The Town' With It All: The Best Boston Based Films

9/17/2010 11:00am EDT
On Tuesday night, Boston’s historical Fenway Park switched it up a bit and went from baseball to the box office, as Ben Affleck held the premiere of his highly anticipated crime thriller, The Town, inside the world famous stadium.

Along with the cast and crew of The Town, Matt Damon was also in attendance to support his long-time pal. Set in Charlestown, MA, The Town centers upon four masked bank robbers that have romantic, legal, and life threatening problems surrounding them. Affleck wrote, directed, and starred in the thriller, and with its Friday opening, it won’t take long to find out...

The Most Underrated Stars In Hollywood

9/10/2010 12:38pm EDT
From the A-list to the D-list, Hollywood is filled with actors and actresses that have different career ambitions. While some are completely content with starring on a season of Celebrity Rehab, some have wider aspirations, hoping to star in the next summer blockbuster or win an Academy Award.

Adam Sandler blew up back in the early 90s with legendary films such as Happy Gilmore and The Wedding Singer. Due to his past success, he is now allowed to turn out mediocre comedy flicks, obviously lacking the comedy.

No one wants to show Tom Cruise the money anymore; Jennifer Aniston should have s...

9/2 'Big Brother' Recap: The Final Four Is Determined

9/3/2010 9:56am EDT
After Thursday night’s episode of Big Brother, the final four has been determined and a winner will be crowned in a few short weeks.

Along with this weeks eviction, Thursday’s episode shed some light on what goes down in the Jury House, as Kathy, Rachel, Matt, and Brendon have been residing there for the past several weeks. After the usual recap which showed how we ended up with Ragan and Hayden on the block, Host Julie Chen turned our attention to the Jury House and each evicted houseguests arrival. Once all four were accounted for, Matt revealed to his fellow roommates that he lied about...

8/26 'Big Brother' Recap: Two Eliminated In Chaotic Episode

8/27/2010 9:20am EDT
Thursday night marked the most intense episode of the Big Brother season, as CBS crammed in an eviction, Head of Household competition, Veto competition, and yet another eviction into its one hour timeslot. With the “master manipulator” Matt on the block against his fellow Brigade member Enzo, the show started off with a brief recap on the week’s previous events. In his search to figure out why Ragan was giving him the silent treatment, it finally dawned upon Matt that Britney must have told Regan what he was up to. In a last effort to stay alive in the game, Matt attempted to turn the hous...

The Boys Club: Male Celebs Who Have Overcome Drug & Alcohol Addiction

8/21/2010 12:00pm EDT
America has become bombarded with celebrity scandals, arrests, and relapses this year. 2010 has been filled with tales of drug and alcohol abuse, and the celebrity slip-ups just keep on coming.

The Lohans refuse to admit that their daughter has a problem, Mel Gibson’s life has spiraled out of control, and the E! Network has had to add another chapter to Charlie Sheen’s True Hollywood Story.

Another concerning aspect of the celebrity circus is the fact that Lindsay Lohan is reported to make up to $1 million for her first post-rehab interview. This appears to be more of a reward than a puni...

'Big Brother' Season 12, Episode 19: Twists, Eviction, And More Sabotage

8/20/2010 10:33am EDT
Big Brother
Thursday night’s edition of Big Brother provided the twists that made the show famous in the first place.

The magical Diamond Power of Veto, which contestant Matt won when he selected to open Pandora’s Box, couldn’t have come at a more opportune time, as Brendon placed Matt on the block during Wednesday’s episode in an effort to defend the honor of his evicted love Rachel. No one in the Big Brother compound knew that Matt held the Diamond Power of Veto, so many houseguests were torn between voting for Matt or for his fellow alliance member Lane.

The episode began with Matt feeling out his...

Untapped Talent: The Value Of Film Festivals

6/3/2010 4:28pm EDT
With the increase in ticket prices and the extra money it costs to see blockbuster films in 3-D and IMAX, many are skipping the theater and waiting to see the latest films on DVD. Add in the popcorn prices, and some will have to take out a second mortgage on their home in order to take their family of four to the theater this summer. Unfortunately, the time-honored tradition of going to the theater and making a night of the cinematic experience has become a thing of the past for some.

A great way to see several films, get back into the theater, and not have to tap into your child’s colle...

The Celebrity Curse: Drugs, Alcohol, And Poor Decisions

5/13/2010 9:20am EDT
Lindsay Lohan
The celebrity curse of drug addiction, alcohol abuse, and self-destruction has played a major role in the lives of many in Hollywood since its creation. More and more stars are dying from their addictions and it remains extremely puzzling as to why some are able to escape the dangers of superstardom and others continue to fall victim to it. This is nothing new, as celebrity icons of the past such as Marilyn Monroe and Judy Garland were at the top of the entertainment world and ended up losing their lives due to their personal struggles. Countless celebrities have taken the trip to rehab, ha...

Fantasy Celebrity Prom Dates

5/7/2010 11:00am EDT
Taylor Swift
It’s that time of year when high school guys across the country will be renting their first tux and girls will be fantasizing about the ideal prom night until the event of the school year arrives. More times than not, prom night doesn’t live up to its magical expectations. Whether the reason is the music selection wasn’t up to par or because your date ended up puking in the parking lot, many readers may want a prom night do-over.

This brings up the Starpulse question, who would be your ideal celebrity prom date? We were able to narrow down the long list of celebrities to our top three cand...