Blogs on Starpulse.com

NFL To Charge Halftime Acts To Perform?

August 20th, 2014 5:21pm EDT
Halftime Show
Katy Perry, Coldplay and Rihanna have all reportedly been approached by the National Football League to possibly perform during halftime of Super Bowl XLIX on Feb. 1, 2015. But there's a catch.

The NFL, according to the Wall Street Journal, wants this year's performers to pay to put on their act for millions of TV viewers around the globe.

The league, which only gets a measly $4 million for 30 seconds of ad time during the big game, thinks artists should have to give them a cut of their post-performance profits from touring and boosted album sales following the performance.

The Journal r...
READ MORE

Pierce Bronsan Plays 'GoldenEye' With Superfan Jimmy Fallon

August 20th, 2014 4:26pm EDT
Pierce Bronsan Plays 'GoldenEye' With Superfan Jimmy Fallon
Jimmy Fallon is a huge fan of James Bond. On Tuesday night he interviewed Pierce Brosnan and told him how much he loved the classic Nintendo 64 videogame "GoldenEye 007."

"This is one of the best video games of all time," Fallon declared.

"It was extremely popular," Brosnan agreed. "I was no good at it. I played it once and shot myself in the foot."

Fallon said it was a childhood dream to play the video game with Bronsan, who agreed.

"This is fantastic. Oh, my gosh," Fallon gushed. "I'm very excited about this. You don't understand."

We're not going to tell you who won, but Fallon,...
READ MORE

Christian Bale & Cate Blanchett Join 'Jungle Book: Origins'

August 20th, 2014 3:45pm EDT
Christian Bale & Cate Blanchett Join 'Jungle Book: Origins'
Christian Bale and Cate Blanchett are the latest additions to the star-studded "Jungle Book: Origins." Bale will play the panther Bagheera, while Blanchett will play python Kaa, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The Warner Bros. adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's tale also includes cast members Benedict Cumberbatch (tiger Shere Khan), Andy Serksin (Baloo the Bear), Rohan Chand (Mowgli), Naomie Harris (wolf Nisha), Tom Hollander (jackal Tabaqui), Eddie Marsan (wolf Vihaan) and Peter Mullan (wolf pack leader Akela).

The film will include a mix of motion capture, CG animation and live action...
READ MORE

Emma Stone To Make Broadway Debut In 'Cabaret' This November

August 20th, 2014 1:32pm EDT
Emma Stone To Make Broadway Debut In 'Cabaret' This November
Emma Stone is set to make her Broadway debut in "Cabaret."

The actress, who was rumored to take over for Michelle Williams in the production, has been confirmed to fill the role.

The 25-year-old actress will play showgirl Sally Bowles starting in November, when Williams leaves the role. She'll join the Roundabout Theatre Company's revival of the show at Studio 54 in New York City on November 11 and fill the role until February 1, 2015.

"The Amazing Spider-Man 2" star was supposed to have joined the production earlier this year, but had to drop out because of scheduling conflicts.

Stone ...
READ MORE

New Pics: Beyonce's Wax Figure Looks A Bit Off

August 20th, 2014 1:30pm EDT
New Photos: Beyonce's New Wax Figure, Lily Aldridge, Minka Kelly
Madame Tussauds unveiled a new waxwork figure of Beyonce on Tuesday in Regents Park in London, but something about it looks a little off to us.

We actually kind of think it looks more like transgender Orange Is the New Black star Laverne Cox.

Either way, the geese at the park enjoyed it.

We spotted lots of other stars out and about also, like Cara Santana, Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Lily Aldridge (our favorite), Maria Sharapova and the always gorgeous Minka Kelly.

"Sin City: A Dame to Kill For" had its premiere Tuesday night, and the stars came out for that one also. See pics of ...
READ MORE

Blu-ray Review: 'Leviathan'

August 20th, 2014 11:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Leviathan'
Ready to dive deep into monster madness again? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray horror outing "Leviathan" out now from Shout! Factory’s genre division Scream Factory. We dissect and review the various monster pieces below!

Title: "Leviathan"

Grade: 4

Cast: Peter Weller, Amanda Pays, Richard Crenna

Director: George P. Cosmatos

Rating: R

Runtime: 98 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: As a classic late 80’s practical effects flick I’ve always dug "Leviathan." It’s got some great humor via a qui...
READ MORE

Blu-ray Review: 'Without Warning'

August 20th, 2014 10:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Without Warning'
Flying alien discs with teeth – look out! We’re checking out the new to Blu-ray classic horror flick "Without Warning" out now from Scream Factory, the genre division of Shout! Factory. We review – from afar – the deadly discs below!

Title: "Without Warning"

Grade: 3

Cast: Jack Palance, Martin Landau, Tarah Nutter

Director: Greydon Clark

Rating: R

Runtime: 88 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: How Director Greydon Clark got veteran talents like Jack Palance and Martin Landau to participate in this B-movie fest...
READ MORE

Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' Music Video Is All Butts, All The Time

August 20th, 2014 9:07am EDT
Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj's highly anticipated "Anaconda" video has finally arrived, and as expected it features a lot of butts.

The hip hop starlet's latest single draws off of Sir Mix-A-Lot's "Baby Got Back" and revolves around Minaj's posterior, often displayed in a thong. Minaj is obviously proud of her big booty, and at one point criticizes all the skinny girls for not having one.

The very sexual video starts off in the jungle ("Anaconda," get it?) and includes Minaj working out with some weights as back-up dancers do their own exercises next to her. There's also a moment where she squeezes whip c...
READ MORE

A Special Person Will Star Alongside Johnny Depp In His Next Film

August 20th, 2014 8:48am EDT
Johnny Depp's Daughter Lily-Rose To Star Alongside Him In New Fi
Who says nepotism isn't alive and well in Hollywood? Johnny Depp and Kevin Smith are collaborating on an upcoming film, and both of their daughters will be starring alongside them. Smith's "Yoga Hosers" will feature Lily-Rose Depp and Harley Quinn Smith, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The film is a sequel to the filmmaker's "Tusk," which premieres in September at the Toronto Film Festival.

"Yoga Hosers" takes place in Canada and centers on yoga-loving teen girls Colleen Collette (Lily-Rose Depp) and Collen McKenzie (Harley Quinn Smith). When a big bad threatens to ruin their plans ...
READ MORE

Jessica Alba Kicks 'So Much Ass' In 'Sin City' Sequel, Looks Electric At Film's Premiere

August 20th, 2014 8:32am EDT
JEssica Alba
Jessica Alba is back on the big screen as exotic dancer Nancy Callahan in "Sin City: A Dam to Kill For." She promoted the film at the Los Angeles premiere on Tuesday looking incredible in a strapless, electric blue dress.

At a recent junket she told MTV of her role in the new film: "I got a lot more action, I got to kick so much ass."

She added: "In the first 'Sin City,' the men are the leads and the characters that you follow. And in this one, you get to have a woman who's part of it, which is pretty cool."

The film, directed by Frank Miller, centers on the residents of Sin City. An ex-...
READ MORE