Joss Stone & Dave Stewart Recreate 'Alice In Wonderland' Adventure To Promote New Tour (Video)

January 11th, 2012 8:45pm EST
Joss Stone
Joss Stone and Dave Stewart have teamed up to reimagine the Mad Hatter's tea party from "Alice's Adventures In Wonderland" to promote their upcoming tour.

The two Brits, who make up two-fifths of Mick Jagger's supergroup SuperHeavy, are to take the More Love tour on the road this year and they've shot a quirky short film to advertizse the project.

In the mini movie, Stone, who plays Alice, meets Stewart's Mad Hatter during a woodland stroll and she agrees to have tea with him by the river.

The strange blue brew appears to have hallucinogenic qualities and the two of them drift off and dr...
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Visual Effects Mastermind Douglas Trumbull To Be Honored With Technical Oscar

January 11th, 2012 8:38pm EST
2001 - A Space Odyssey
Douglas Trumbull, the visual effects pioneer who helped give 2001 - A Space Odyssey, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Blade Runner, and The Tree of Life their other-worldly looks is to be honored with the Gordon E. Sawyer Award at the technical Oscars next month.

A designer, director, inventor and entrepreneur, Trumbull will be feted for his lifetime of technical contributions.

He will be presented with his Oscar at the Scientific and Technical Awards presentation on February 11, which will be held at the Beverly Wilshire in Los Angeles.

As well as creating, developing and improving f...
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Jennifer Lopez Desperately Wants Lead Role In Mark Wahlberg's Upcoming 'Cocaine Cowboys'

January 11th, 2012 8:30pm EST
Mark Wahlberg
Jennifer Lopez is fighting for a leading role in Mark Wahlberg's controversial drug trade movie Cocaine Cowboys, according to The Fighter star himself.

The actor is hoping to shoot the film in Miami, Florida this summer and admits Lopez is chasing the role of 'Godmother' Griselda Blanco "like crazy."

He tells satellite radio show Sway in the Morning that he's just waiting for a final script before announcing who will join him in the project about the drug trade that swept through southern Florida in the 1970s and 1980s.

And he isn't surprised Lopez is so interested in the role of Blanco ...
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Stagecoach Country Music Festival Sells Out Three Months In Advance

January 11th, 2012 8:13pm EST
Brad Paisley
The 2012 Stagecoach Country Music Festival has sold out more than three months in advance.

It's the first time all tickets for the event have sold out in the festival's five-year history.

Stagecoach expands from two to three days this year, and will take place on the site of the Coachella Festival in Indio, California the weekend after that six-day event in April.

The country showdown will feature sets by Brad Paisley, Chris Isaak, Jason Aldean, Kenny Rogers, Martina McBride, newly-reformed The Mavericks and hot couple Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton.
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Channing Tatum Knows He's 'Not The Best Actor,' But He's Trying

January 11th, 2012 6:15pm EST
Channing Tatum
Channing Tatum is one of the busiest actors in Hollywood right now, with a slew of films currently in production or opening soon, including action flick Haywire (Jan. 20), romance The Vow (Feb. 10), and buddy comedy 21 Jump Street (March 16), to name a few.

In an interesting new interview with DETAILS magazine, Channing reveals his love of guns, the necessities of honing his acting skills, and getting involved with producing. He even took writer Howie Kahn to a shooting range with a bottle of whiskey and a .44 magnum (among other firearms) for the interview.

"When I was a kid, we lived on...
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Former 'Real Housewives of New York' Star Kicks Off Jewelry Line

January 11th, 2012 5:45pm EST
JZ
Former Real Housewives of New York City star, Jill Zarin is not slowing down! Since her departure from the series this past summer, Jill has been on a roll with all sorts of new projects. Earlier in 2011, she released her own line of shape-wear, SKWEEZ COUTURE.

Now, Jill is broadening her horizons and expanding into the fashion industry! Jill recently signed a deal to become GLITTERRINGS' first celebrity license with the launch of the Jill Zarin Jewelry Collection.

The launch of the collection is set for February 1st, 2012. The initial micro collection will be available at http://www.jill...
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New Boyfriends And Mind Control Coming Up On 'Happy Endings'

January 11th, 2012 3:42pm EST
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Happy Endings producers Jonathan Groff and David Caspe joined their colleagues at Modern Family, Suburgatory and The Middle for a panel of ABC Comedy Show Runners for the Television Critics Association. Pulling Groff and Caspe aside at ABC’s evening party, they revealed a few funny tidbits about upcoming episodes of the show.

“Max gets a boyfriend,” Caspe said. “He runs into the guy he used to date that broke up with him on Valentine’s Day. He runs into him on Valentine’s Day so that should be fun. Dave struggles with a very weird addiction to a certain type of clothing.”

Another future s...
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Amber Rose Makes Musical Debut With Single 'Fame' (Listen)

January 11th, 2012 3:00pm EST
Amber Rose
Kanye West's model ex-girlfriend Amber Rose debuted her first single, "Fame," which features Rose's current boyfriend, Wiz Khalifa, online on Tuesday.

The new track "represents the ups and downs of fame" - something she experienced firsthand while dating West.

But it's new boyfriend Khalifa who encouraged her to move forward with her music career.

"I made the entire song and then sent it to him, he was overseas on tour at the time,' she tells MTV.com's RapFix. "He thought the track was dope and I asked him if he would be on it, he said definitely."

Amber hopes her fans will love the new...
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Katy Perry Designs Collection Of False Eyelashes

January 11th, 2012 2:20pm EST
Katy Perry
Pop star Katy Perry has designed her own line of fake eyelashes.

The Teenage Dream hit-maker teamed up with bosses at fashion firm Eylure for the collection and the funky new range will feature at least four different options for her trend-setting female fans to choose from.

A rep for the brand tells HollywoodLife.com, "As a false lash lover herself, Katy had a very clear idea of what she wanted to achieve and was involved in every step of the design process."

Company executives first teased the news on their Twitter.com account, writing in a post, "BIG NEWS! @katyperry has designed a...
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Tom Hardy Tipped To Play Al Capone In 'Cicero'

January 11th, 2012 2:12pm EST
Tom Hardy
British actor Tom Hardy is in talks to play Al Capone in the upcoming gangster trilogy Cicero.

The Inception star is close to finalizing a deal to step into the infamous mobster's shoes in filmmaker David Yates' next project, which will chart Capone's childhood in Brooklyn, New York and his rise to power.

The first of the three movies is due to begin production next year, according to TheWrap.com.

It's the latest high-profile leading part for Hardy, who will next be seen playing the villainous Bane in Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises in July.
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