Adam Sandler To Star In Four Original Films For Netflix

October 2nd, 2014 8:32am EDT
Adam Sandler To Star In Four Original Films For Netflix
Netflix is expanding its original content once again by signing on Adam Sandler to star in four original films that won't screen in theaters.

The films will be available exclusively to members in the nearly 50 countries where Netflix operates.

Netflix's chief content officer Ted Sarandos explained: "People love Adam’s films on Netflix and often watch them again and again. His appeal spans across viewers of all ages — everybody has a favorite movie, everyone has a favorite line — not just in the US but all over the world."

Sandler announced the news on Twitter and added: "When these fine ...
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The Middle Season 6, Episode 2 Review: Savannah's Got a Lot Going On There

October 2nd, 2014 8:30am EDT
The Middle
“The Middle” has never shied away from the money-crunching tactics of living in the lower middle class, so it was inevitable that the Hecks would eventually face the struggle to pay for college. It is the most out-of-control financial concern in this country today, so obviously they wouldn’t be immune. They escaped it with Axl by virtue of a football scholarship at a state school. But Sue is no athlete, nor she is at the top of her class. She is a decent student, but not decent enough to be paid to go to school. So when her ACT score improves significantly on the second try, she rattle...
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Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga Top The Billboard 200

October 2nd, 2014 8:27am EDT
Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga
After a tight race for the number one spot, Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga take their jazz duets album Cheek To Cheek to #1 on the Billboard 200. Bennett and Gaga sold a respectable 131,000 copies, slightly more than initially prognosticated. Cheek To Cheek would outpace Kenny Chesney’s Big Revival (#2, 130,000 copies) and Barbra Streisand’s former #1, Partners (#3, 127,000 copies). Previously, the edge had been given to both Chesney and Streisand.

Bennett, Gaga, and Chesney weren’t the only acts abuzz within the top #10 of the Billboard 200 this week. Alternative band Alt-J’s sophomore a...
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Happy Birthday!

October 2nd, 2014 7:00am EDT
Sting
Happy Birthday to:

Police singer Sting (1951)

Actress Samantha Barks (1990)

Actress Camilla Belle (1986)

Actress Arta Dobroshi (1980)

Singer Mandisa (1976)

Actress Michelle Krusiec (1974)

Singer / songwriter Sam Roberts (1974)

Actor Efren Ramirez (1973)

Pop singer Tiffany (1971)

TV host Kelly Ripa (1970)

Actress Maribel Verdu (1970)

Singer / songwriter Kelly Willis (1968)

Singer / songwriter Gillian Welch (1967)

Actor Jeff Bennett (1962)

Singer James Hunter (1962)

Actor Charlie Adler (1956)

Actress Lorraine Bracco (1955)

Actor Avery Brooks (1948)

Singer/songwriter Don McL...
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'Left Behind': The End Begins Ready Or Not

October 2nd, 2014 6:45am EDT
Left Behind
Hollywood is focusing on apocalyptic thrillers, supernatural elements, and true real life faith-based themes including the HBO series, ‘The Leftovers,’ the film ‘Noah’ and now audiences will get caught up in the rapture and brace themselves for a wild ride starring Nicolas Cage, in the powerful, gripping, heart-pounding ‘edge of your seat’ end-times thriller ‘Left Behind’ slated for nationwide release on October 3.

‘Left Behind’ (Stoney Lake Entertainment-Freestyle Releasing) is based on the widely popular book series which is co-authored by Tim LaHaye and Jerry Jenkins with more than 65 m...
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Sean 'Diddy' Combs Calls Ex-Girlfriend Jennifer Lopez's Butt 'A Work Of Art'

October 1st, 2014 11:47pm EDT
Sean 'Diddy' Combs Calls Ex-Girlfriend Jennifer Lopez's Butt 'A
Sean "Diddy" Combs has praised ex-girlfriend Jennifer Lopez, calling her booty a "work of art."

Diddy, who dated J. Lo from 1999-2001, made an appearance on Access Hollywood Live on Tuesday, and during his interview to promote Revolt TV music conference in Miami Beach later this month, he was shown a clip from Lopez' new video "Booty" and asked his thoughts.

"Oh my God, oh my God! I am so lucky to have that great woman in my history," he said. "She is one of the greatest I've ever seen. Go girl!"

Despite his praise, Combs said that he and Jennifer have remained amicable over the years an...
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Celebrity Baby News: Mila Kunis Gives Birth To First Child, Isla Fisher Pregnant & More!

October 1st, 2014 11:17pm EDT
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis
Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are first time parents after the actress gave birth to the couple's first child on Tuesday.

According to sources, Kunis and Kutcher arrived at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles on Tuesday morning and Us Weekly reports that the couple welcomed a "healthy baby girl," according to an insider, who added that the two stars "are so happy."

Kutcher, 36, and Kunis, 31, began dating in early 2011 and were engaged in February.

Mila and Ashton weren't the only stars to welcome new additions this week. Rascall Flatts guitarist Joe Don Rooney and his wife Ti...
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First Image From Rovio's 'Angry Birds' Movie And Official Voice Cast Announced

October 1st, 2014 10:51pm EDT
Angry Birds
It's been almost two years since video game maker Rovio revealed that its hugely popular app "Angry Birds" would be flying into movie theaters as an animated feature, and on Wednesday the company, along with distributor Sony Pictures Entertainment, revealed the first still shot from the film along with the stellar voice cast.

Fans of the game took to their slingshots over the last 48 hours with one goal in mind: helping to launch a billion birds in order to unlock the list of stars and the first image from the film, which is nearly guaranteed to be a box office smash.

Jason Sudeikis stars...
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Classic 80s Tom Hanks Film 'Big' Headed For The Small Screen

October 1st, 2014 7:02pm EDT
Big
Tom Hanks' 1988 film "Big" is headed for a small screen adaptation as a half-hour comedy "event series."

Executive producers Kevin Biegel and Mike Royce, who wrote and produced Fox's short-lived U.S. Army sitcom "Enlisted," will co-write and exec produce the series.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the show's focus will be on "what it means to be an adult and what it means to be a kid — and how in today's world, those two things are more confused than ever."

"Big," which was directed by Penny Marshall, is about a boy who put a coin in a Zoltar fortune-telling machine on the New Jerse...
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Justin Bieber Reportedly Shoved & Punched Photographers In Paris

October 1st, 2014 5:30pm EDT
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber is making headlines again for clashing with the paparazzi.

The 20-year-old was caught on camera straight-arming one photographer out of his way after returning to his hotel from a dinner with model Kendall Jenner in Paris, and he appears to punch another in the face in a second photo, both obtained by TMZ.com.

The singer, dressed in camouflage pants and a camo jacket, stopped to sign autographs for fans and things got heated when the photographers swarmed in.

Bieber is in Paris with girlfriend Selena Gomez for Fashion Week, and his dinner with Jenner was just a friends thin...
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