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With over twenty-five + years working in the entertainment industry my mind is a cesspool of celebrity information. The best of the best have sat across from my recorder, from Bon Jovi to Susan Lucci and everyone in between. I have written for Sheknows.com as well as written and edited some of the top teen magazine titles in the country. Follow along on this fabulous journey with me!

Director Confirms No 'Magic Mike' Sequel For Matthew McConaughey

September 18th, 2014 2:05pm EDT
Director Confirms No 'Magic Mike' Sequel For Matthew McConaughey
According to Director Gregory Jacobs, Matthew McConaughey will not be bringing his shirtless self back to the set of the new "Magic Mike" sequel, "Magic Mike XXL."

That readers, is a darn shame!

Jacobs confirmed to IndieWire that the second Magic Mike movie will have returning actors Channing Tatum, Joe Manganiello, Alex Pettyfer and Matt Bomer reprising their roles.

Since McConaughey won an Oscar for "Dallas Buyers Club," word was that he would not return to film a sequel to the wildly popular "Magic Mike." McConaughey, who was the type of actor who defied convention for many years, rep...
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Magic Rules The Finale Of 'America's Got Talent' As Mat Franco Is Crowned Winner

September 18th, 2014 10:50am EDT
Magic Rules The Finale Of 'America's Got Talent' As Mat Franco I
Last night, for the first time in eight seasons of the hit talent series, "America's Got Talent," a magician won the coveted million dollar prize!

Illusionist Mat Franco nabbed the top spot through his interactive magic presentations, often involving judges Mel B, Heidi Klum, Howard Stern and Howie Mandel. Franco finished just ahead of popular singer Emily West.

Franco is a self-taught magician and toured college campuses to make extra money. On the finale, he performed a card trick involving Stern and guest Rosie O'Donnell, giving both of them 10 cards, which they hid in their clothing. ...
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Pop Star Iggy Azalea Files Lawsuit Against Ex-Boyfriend

September 18th, 2014 9:42am EDT
Pop Star Iggy Azalea Files Lawsuit Against Ex-Boyfriend
Pop superstar Iggy Azalea filed a lawsuit against former boyfriend Maurice Williams, claiming copyright infringement and theft.

Back in 2008, 17-yaer-old Azalea was known by her real name, Amethyst Kelly, and lived in Houston, Texas where she was trying to eke out a recording career. She met Williams, much older than her, who took care of her and got her an apartment. The two began a relationship but Williams had a secret he didn't tell his younger girlfriend, that he was married with a family.

The two were still a couple into 2009 and relocated to Atlanta, Georgia.The lawsuit claims that...
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Stars Of 'The Wonder Years' Reveal: 'Our Characters Are Part Our DNA'

September 17th, 2014 11:40am EDT
Stars Of 'The Wonder Years' Reveal: 'Our Characters Are Part Our
In an interview with Starpulse, "The Wonder Years" stars Danica McKellar, Olivia d'Abo and Alley Mills reveal they don't mind when fans confuse them with their iconic television characters. The trio have lived vicariously through their alter-egos for so long they laugh, "They're part of our DNA!"

Said d'Abo, "We visit with these characters every day." Concurred McKellar, "Everyday, somebody recognizes one of us on the street from the show. We get to be that character in some form. We get to see people with happy looks on their faces and they say, 'Oh my gosh, I miss that show so much! My f...
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'Dancing With The Stars' Results: LoLo Says Bye-Bye

September 17th, 2014 8:15am EDT
'Dancing With The Stars' Results: LoLo Says Bye-Bye
With a combination of the lowest viewer votes and judges scores in total, it was goodbye for LoLo Jones and Keo Motsepe. A series of missteps led to LoLo's dismissal, but the Olympic athlete was gracious about her dismissal so early in the season.

It was a close call for several couples this evening as the results were read. Close to the edge were the twosomes of Betsey Johnson and Tony Dovolani, Michael Waltrip and Emma Slater, Lea Thompson and Artem Chigvintsev and LoLo Jones and Keo Motsepe.

Last evening's first round of dances brought out the best and the worst in some of our favorit...
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Pro Dancer Cheryl Burke Says Goodbye To 'Dancing With the Stars'

September 16th, 2014 4:00pm EDT
Pro Dancer Cheryl Burke Says Goodbye To 'Dancing With the Stars'
Cheryl Burke winner of two mirrorball trophies and dance partner to pro athelets, actors and singers, is hanging up her dance shoes at the end of Season 19.

Burke revealed to Good Morning America that after this season of "Dancing with the Stars" is over, she is preparing to leave the series for good. "As of now, this is probably going to be my last season," the two-time champion revealed.

Burke has been on the long-running talent competition since its second season in 2006 and was the first female pro-dancer to win, partnered with singer/actor Drew Lachey. Burke won again at the end of ...
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Marvel Releases Official Synposis Of 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron'

September 16th, 2014 11:58am EDT
Marvel Releases Official Synposis Of 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron'
Fans of the original "Avengers" film wait no longer, for just when you believed you would never know all the juicy details about the second film in the wildly popular franchise, "Avengers: Age of Ultron", Disney Enterprises just made your day!

In an official press release from the studio, there were some big reveals about what to expect from your favorite characters in this second "Avengers" installment.

"Marvel Studios presents 'Avengers: Age of Ultron,' the epic follow-up to the biggest Super Hero movie of all time. When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, thin...
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'I Know What You Did Last Summer' Gets 2016 Reboot

September 16th, 2014 10:45am EDT
'I Know What You Did Last Summer' Gets 2016 Reboot
Sneaky teens beware! The blockbuster 1997 hit "I Know What You Did Last Summer" is giving a second life to the profitable franchise!

Entertainment Weekly confirmed that Neal Moritz will return to helm the reboot. Also returning are Mike Flanagan and Jeff Howard, who will pen the script centering about four friends who are stalked by a deranged killer a year after a tragic car accident.

17 years after Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe and Freddie Prinze Jr. graced the big screen as high school teenagers in I Know What You Did Last Summer, based on the 1973 Lois Du...
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'Dancing With The Stars' Week One Recap: Fails, Flops And One Amazing Performance

September 16th, 2014 8:33am EDT
'Dancing With The Stars' Week One Recap: Fails, Flops And One Am
It was a tense first outing for many of the new couples on the first episode of "Dancing with the Stars." The judges were expecting big show-stopping numbers, but instead were disappointed with many of the celebs' routines. While there were a few bright lights, it looks to be a season of criticism where the celebs will be working double time to score with both the judges and fans. The total points a couple can get per dance routine is 40.

New Dance Round

Alfonso Ribeiro and Witney Carson

Dance: Jive

Scores: 9, 9, 9, 9 = 36

While Alfnoso Ribeiro may have the edge as a semi-professiona...
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Mayim Bialik Voices Her Issue With Ariana Grande’s Sexy Billboard Ad

September 15th, 2014 1:24pm EDT
Mayim Bialik Voices Her Issue With Ariana Grande’s Sexy Billboar
“Big Bang Theory” star Mayim Bialik just isn’t a fan of Ariana Grande.

The girl who personified eclectic and cool during her run in the 1980's hit "Blossom" has found offense to a billboard featuring the singer in a scantily clad outfit and stiletto heels, promoting her new CD, "My Everything."

Bialik, who practices Orthodox Judiasm, took to her blog to criticize a billboard she saw featuring Grande, and within it, she mentioned that she has no idea who the pop singer is.

“There is one for Ariana Grande, and I will go ahead and admit I have no idea who she is or what she does. Based on t...
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