Celebrity News

Jake Gyllenhaal Drops 20 Pounds For 'Nightcrawler,' Shows Skinny Look On Red Carpet

October 23rd, 2013 5:00pm EDT
Jake Gyllenhaal
Jake Gyllenhaal is losing weight for a film role - a lot of it. The actor has dropped over 20 pounds to play a crime reporter in upcoming film "Nightcrawler."

The actor showed up to the 17th annual Hollywood Film Awards on Monday night looking quite thin and very different from the guy who bulked up for "Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time" in 2010.

Gyllenhaal told reporters: "I knew that my character was literally and figuratively hungry, so I played him so he was always a bit hungry.
"I've lost probably a little over 20 pounds, something like that... It's no different to getting into ...

Corey Feldman Opens Up About Sexual Abuse In New Biography

October 23rd, 2013 2:00pm EDT
Corey Feldman
Corey Feldman talks about some painful childhood experiences in his new memoir, "Coreyography." For example, he claims his late pal Corey Haim was sodomized on the set of a 1986 film by someone who has become "one of the most successful people in the entertainment industry."

The former "Stand By Me" star goes into detail about the sexual abuse he and Haim endured while working in Hollywood as children.

The New York Post's Page Six obtained an excerpt from the memoir in which Feldman talks about Haim, then 14, who worked on "Lucas."

Feldman writes: An "adult male convinced him that it was...

Who Has The Best Celebrity Fans: St. Louis Cardinals Or Boston Red Sox?

October 23rd, 2013 1:07pm EDT
Jon Hamm
The St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox are headed to the World Series in a rematch of their 2004 series in which the Red Sox swept the Cardinals in four games to win their first title since 1918. The Cardinals have won the World Series twice since 2004 and were one game away from reaching the World Series last year.  However, we're more interested in what really matters: which team has the better celebrity fans! Let's take a look:

Jon Hamm, Cardinals: "Oh, my God, I’ve always been a huge Cardinals fan. I remember going to the World Series in ’82, ’85 and ’87, and this is amazing," Hamm...

'12 Years A Slave' Director Steve McQueen Calls Kanye West A Genius

October 23rd, 2013 11:33am EDT
Kanye West
As if Kanye West's ego doesn't need enough stroking, film director Steve McQueen has hailed the rapper a genius.

The newly engaged rapper presented McQueen with the Breakout Director Award Monday, at the Hollywood Film Awards for his film "12 Years a Slave" – which is also receiving lots of Oscar buzz.

Following the awards, the British filmmaker piled on the praise to the rapper and new father.

McQueen tells E! Online, "He's great, he's an artistic genius... I'm not just saying it to make him look better because he's been on top for 10 years. He's been hitting the ball out of the park fo...

Katharine McPhee Spotted Kissing Former 'Smash' Director ... And They're Both Married

October 23rd, 2013 9:56am EDT
Katharine McPhee
Katharine McPhee was recently spotted getting intimate with her former "Smash" boss Michael Morris. The problem? They're both married - to other people.

McPhee, 29, has been married to 47-year-old producer Nick Cokas since 2008. However, they've been separated for six months and living apart from each other, according to TMZ.com.

Morris, meanwhile, has three young daughters with his actress wife Mary McCormack. It's unknown if the couple are separated.

According to Eonline.com, Morris appeared to be wearing his wedding ring in new photos in which he and McPhee are spotted enjoying lunch ...

'The Fifth Estate' Flops At The Box Office, Katy Perry's 'PRISM' Is Solid And Mature, Pauly D's Lovechild

October 23rd, 2013 9:25am EDT
The Fifth Estate
Wikileaks Drama 'The Fifth Estate' Is A Box Office Flop, 'Gravity' Prevails Again
"The Fifth Estate" earned just $1.7 million at the U.S. box office over the weekend, making it the worst major debut of the year so far and an official film flop. (keep reading...)

Review: Katy Perry 'Prism' – A Solid, Mature And Enjoyable Album
Katy Perry eschews ‘going stupid’ on her fourth studio effort Prism, which is a shocking revelation for an artist who in the past has tended to ‘push the envelope’. That isn’t to say that Perry doesn’t have her share of fun here (she does), but if fans were looking ...

Royal Gathering: Prince George To Be Christened, 7 Godparents Named

October 23rd, 2013 9:18am EDT
Kate Middleton
Seven close friends, including Cousin Zara Tindall, have been chosen by Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge to be the godparents of their infant son Prince George.

The couple will be joined by reigning monarch Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Charles and Prince Harry as the third in line for the throne is baptized at a chapel in St James's Palace in London on Wednesday.

Princess Anne's pregnant daughter Zara will act as godmother, alongside Catherine's school pal Emelia Jardine-Paterson and Julia Samuel, a close friend of the prince's late mother Diana, Princess of Wales.


Stars Show Their Stripes: Selena Gomez And 16 Other Celebs Rocking Their Adidas

October 23rd, 2013 7:00am EDT
Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez recently debuted her new winter collection for sportswear brand Adidas' Neo line. The new line follows her first foray into designing, the 2013 fall collection, which debuted in July.

Selena in just shy of a year, the singer went from being just a spokesperson for the brand to actually designing product.

"For this round that's launching now, there's a bit of an edge," she told Teen Vogue about her collection back in July. "There are a lot of darker pieces with just a few a pops of color and some cute studding."

The singer began promoting her winter collection in early Octobe...

Style Watch: Natalie Portman Is A Silver Siren At 'Thor: The Dark World' London Premiere

October 23rd, 2013 4:00am EDT
Natalie Portman
Natalie Portman looked gorgeous at the London premiere of her upcoming film "Thor: The Dark World." The actress braved the rainy weather in a billowing metallic skirt with a long-sleeved black blouse. She slicked her hair back in a low ponytail.

Portman recently confessed she envied her British "Thor" co-stars for being able to live and work on the film in England.

She told Bang Showbiz: "American actors, we end up like gypsies - movie to movie, moving cities every time. But you can have such a fulfilling, wonderful, rich career here between the theater, the TV, and the film all in one pl...

Celebrity Birthdays - October 23, 2013

October 23rd, 2013 3:00am EDT
Ryan Reynolds
Happy Birthday to:

Actor Ryan Reynolds (1976)

Actress Amandla Stenberg (1998)

Actress Taylor Spreitler (1993)

Singer Stevie Brock (1990)

Actress Jessica Stroup (1986)

Actress Briana Evigan (1986)

Brazilian model Izabel Goulart (1984)

Actress Leticia Dolera (1981)

So You Think You Can Dance hostess Cat Deeley (1976)

Guitarist Jimmy Wayne (1972)

TV doctor Sanjay Gupta (1969)

Director Sam Raimi (1959)

Singer/comedian Weird Al Yankovic (1959)

Country singer Dwight Yoakam (1956)

Singer Dianne Reeves (1956)

Director Ang Lee (1954)

Author Michael Crichton (1942; d. 2008)