Colin Farrell In Talks For Season 2 of 'True Detective'

July 12th, 2014 9:47am EDT
Colin Farrell
Irish actor Colin Farrell is reportedly "deep in negotiations" to join the cast of the highly anticipated second season of HBO's True Detective.

According to Variety, Farrell has been considered to be cast as one of the main male characters for the upcoming season.

On Thursday, at the Television Critics Association HBO president Michael Lombardo hinted "I think the people we will cast will be well-known names."

Writer Nic Pizzolatto also confirmed that the second season will be set in California.

The successful television crime drama created by Pizzolatto, has earned numerous Emmy nomi...
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Tracy Morgan Suing Wal-Mart Over Fatal Turnpike Crash

July 12th, 2014 8:37am EDT
Tracy Morgan
Tracy Morgan has filed a lawsuit against Wal-Mart over the highway crash that critically injured him and killed standup comedian James McNair last month.

The lawsuit claims Wal-Mart was negligent when Kevin Roper, the driver of the tractor-trailer smashed into the former 30 Rock star's limousine van. Declaring the company should have known their driver had been awake for over twenty four hours, and that his commute of 700 miles from his home in Georgia to work in Delaware was "unreasonable."

In the complaint filed Thursday, the statement reads "As a result of Walmart's gross, reckless, ...
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Celebrity Birthdays - July 12, 2014

July 12th, 2014 7:00am EDT
Michelle Rodriguez
Happy Birthday to:

Actress Michelle Rodriguez (1978)

Actor Erik Per Sullivan (1991)

British singer Gareth Gates (1984)

Actress Kristen Connolly (1980)

Actor Topher Grace (1978)

Actor Steve Howey (1977)

British actress Anna Friel (1976)

Actor Cheyenne Jackson (1975)

SingerTroy Olsen (1973)

Actress Lisa Nicole Carson (1969)

Actress Tonya Lee Williams (1958)

Actress Mel Harris (1956)

Actress Cheryl Ladd (1951)

Fitness guru Richard Simmons (1948)

SingerWilko Johnson (1947)

Comedian Bill Cosby (1937)

Comedian Milton Berle (1908; d. 2002)

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Hot Babe of the Day: Nicky Whelan

July 12th, 2014 3:30am EDT
Hot Babe of the Day: Nicky Whelan
Every day at Starpulse we upload some of the most refined and dazzling photos of stunning looking women from across this gigantic world. Today's stunning and fascinating target is Nicky Whelan.

Nicky was born on May 10th, 1981 in Victoria, Australia. The granddaughter of a famous Australian rules footballer Marcus Whelan began her acting career in 2003, with a role as a cheerleader on Australian TV series Pizza. This led to her landing the role as the neurotic Pepper Steiger in the popular soap opera Neighbours, the part that made her famous Down Under.

She went on to have roles on Amer...
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Dave Legeno, Actor Who Played Werewolf Fenrir Greyback In Harry Potter Series, Dies At 50

July 11th, 2014 8:51pm EDT
Dave Legeno aka Lone Wolf
British actor and mixed martial artist Dave Legeno, best known for playing the werewolf Fenrir Greyback in the final three Harry Potter films, died last week while on a hiking trip in Death Valley, California.

He was 50.

Legeno's body was found by hikers on Sunday and it is believed that his death was caused by "heat related issues," according to TMZ.com. The actor is also believed to have been dead for three to four days before two hikers found his body.

Legeno, whose first role was in Guy Ritchie's 2000 film "Snatch" and also had bit parts in "Batman Begins," "The Raven" and "Snow Whit...
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Steven Spielberg Slammed Online For 'Killing' Triceratops

July 11th, 2014 7:31pm EDT
Steven Spielberg Slammed Online For 'Killing' Triceratops
A photograph of Steven Spielberg posing on the set of his 1993 film Jurassic Park has gotten the director blasted on the internet for killing a dinosaur.

The director posed with one of the props from the flick when he filmed the movie, and after Jay Branscomb posted the image on his Facebook page with the caption, "Disgraceful photo of recreational hunter happily posing next to a Triceratops he just slaughtered. Please share so the world can name and shame this despicable man," those not paying attention to the details became livid and posted some nasty comments.

"Steven Spielberg has abs...
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HBO To Air Beyonce and Jay-Z's 'On The Run' Tour Special In September

July 11th, 2014 5:31pm EDT
HBO To Air Beyonce and Jay-Z's 'On The Run' Tour Special In Sept
Beyonce and Jay-Z are bringing their joint world tour to HBO.

The network announced on Thursday that it will air concert special "On The Run Tour: Beyonce And Jay-Z" in September.

The couple will perform 42 of their hits during the show, which will be taped during their September 12 and 13 concerts at the Stade de France in Paris.

"This is a major musical event that belongs on HBO," said HBO president of programming Michael Lombardo. "It's going to be a night to remember."

The couple's "On The Run" tour is the first time they've ever toured together save for a few guest appearances at e...
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Music Friday : Ten Songs To Cruise Home To

July 11th, 2014 4:00pm EDT
Music Friday : Ten Songs To Cruise Home To
We all drive a little differently. Some of us have a lead foot - we want to get to where we need to be quickly, while others prefer to feather the gas and take their time. Different driving habits often times coincide with listening habits. Whether what you're listening to is the cause of the actual effect of your driving, is an article for another time.

But we do love music. And what's a car ride without some audio to drive to. So this week we're offering up a bunch of really great songs to drive to. We think that most of these will appeal to a wide variety of drivers, though some may ap...
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Kim Kardashian's Impractical Advice For Pregnant Women

July 11th, 2014 3:03pm EDT
Kim Kardashian
Perhaps someone should tell Kim Kardashian not everyone can afford attendants and mansions.

Kim and her sisters Kourtney and Khloe were in New Jersey to promote their children's line at Babies R Us and Operation Shower, which throws showers for military moms-to-be. Despite the positive reasons for Kim to be there, she didn't exactly give advice mothers could use.

She told Elle, who covered the event, asked the sisters about pregnancy style. Kim said, "I recommend hiding for a good year and having no pregnancy style. That’s what I recommend. If you can do it, hide. Never leave the house."
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'True Detective' Season Two Casting News Expected In The Very Near Future

July 11th, 2014 2:01pm EDT
True Detective
Casting for the second season of HBO's hit series True Detective is underway, and by the middle of next week we should have a good idea of who will star on the show, replacing season one leads Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson.

HBO execs have promised that the second time around the show will be "more exciting," but plot details and who will star have been kept heavily guarded.

Rumor has it there will be three main stars, one female and two male, and HBO programming president Michael Lombardo has promised to give fans a little more to go on over the next week or so.

"It will not be...
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