First Look at Emma Watson in Post 'Harry Potter' Film 'My Week with Marilyn'

Emma Watson gets her first role after completing the production of "Harry Potter" film franchise in "My Week with Marilyn". Now the first picture of her in the biopic has emerged via Daily Mail. It shows her as her character Lucy, an assistant in the wardrobe department at Pinewood studios in 1956, sporting a wig which has bangs and standing among some clothes.

"My Week with Marilyn" has Michelle Williams taking the lead role of Marilyn Monroe. The movie is based on the diary of Colin Clark who was Laurence Olivier's assistant who looked after Monroe when she arrived in London to film "The Prince and The Showgirl".

'Jersey Shore' Season 3 Promo Pics Released

MTV Remote Control releases the season 3 promo pics of "Jersey Shore" which leaked a few days ago. Although not featuring the whole cast, the photos are enough to give audience an idea of what awaits in Seaside Heights this January.

JWoww as seen in the news photo, hops on a carousel and shows a lot of legs. Deena Nicole, the new member of the gang, poses like a pinup girl complete with her trademark hair flower. Snooki gives her best pout while working on the furry boots. The guys are more laid back with Vinny peeking behind his shades and DJ Pauly D showing what a dental work has done to his smile.

Extended Preview of 'Vampire Diaries' January Return

"The Vampire Diaries" officially signed off from its Fall season on Thursday, December 9 with "By the Light of the Moon". It will return on January 27 with a new episode called "The Descent" where things are going downhill for Rose.

The extended preview given by The CW reveals that the character played by Lauren Cohan would go through a various stage of changes including dementia that would eventually lead to her death. Jules, however, has a solution to end her suffering, telling Damon to put a stake into her heart.

'Harry Potter' Star Michael Gambon Trying His 'Luck' on HBO Series

Michael Gambon jumps from big to small screen and he's making his first U.S. television debut at the same time. The Brit is to take a recurring role on HBO drama series "Luck" which is about several characters who are tied to the same horse-racing track.

Produced under David Milch/Michael Mann collaboration, "Luck" puts Dustin Hoffman in the lead role named Ace Brenstein. Now Gambon is to play a yet-to-be-named character who is "a nemesis or worthy adversary for" Brenstein. Gambon previously worked with Mann in Oscar nominated film "The Insider".

Larry Hagman Lands Cameo Role on 'Desperate Housewives'

Former "Dallas" star Larry Hagman is heading to Wisteria Lane. He's signed up to film a cameo appearance in "Desperate Housewives", despite never having seen an episode of the hit show.

The veteran actor has confirmed he will play a love interest of Felicity Huffman's character's mum Stella Wingfield, played by Polly Bergen. He tells The Hollywood Reporter, "I just decided (to do it), and am going to shoot next week."

But Hagman admits he is clueless about the hit program and is cramming in as many episodes as possible before he shoots his scenes, "I can watch a hundred episodes on my iPad. I never watch television, so I better get started so I can see what the show's all about."

First Official Trailer for 'Thor' Ignites Epic War

The long awaited official trailer for another Marvel's film "Thor" has finally been made available for viewing pleasure via Yahoo! Movies. It basically contains similar scenes to those featured in a trailer screened at Comic Con this July, which was then leaked to the web few days later.

It starts with Chris Hemsworth's Thor who tries to break free from what looks like a research facility, knocking down some guards. He, however, ends up being interrogated by Agent Coulson who asks his background. The scenes then switch to the Hall of Asgard as Thor recalls why and how he is cast down to Earth.

'Glee' Super Bowl Episode Photos Come Out

"Glee" fans who can't wait to get a glimpse of the Super Bowl episode may crave on some set photos which have come out online. The pics, which are available on Daily Mail, show New Direction members in football jerseys, not only the boys but a particular girl as well.

Usually reserved and feminine, Rachel Berry donned a full football gear, taking the number 1. Also seen in the pictures which are taken in what looks like a field, are Cory Monteith's Finn and Chord Overstreet's Sam. Daily Mail added that Mark Salling's Puck is also on the field while Chris Colfer's Kurt and Darren Criss' Blaine are spotted sitting on the bleachers to cheer Rachel.

Lea Michele herself has hinted in the past that she is going rough in the episode. "It's a lot of football stuff. You may or may not see me in a football uniform. That I will say," she told Entertainment Tonight. The episode airs on February 6 after the all-day coverage of Super Bowl XLV.

Preview of 'Smallville' and 'Supernatural' First 2011 Episode

When "Smallville" returns to screen in 2011, fans will be able to see some familiar faces such as Lionel Luthor, Chloe Sullivan and Martha Kent. While Lionel had appeared in an episode earlier this season, this would mark the big return of Allison Mack who quit the show in May, as well as Annett O'Toole's.

"Collateral" kicks off the last 11 episodes of Clark Kent's story before he is recognized as Superman. At the 2010 San Diego Comic Con, it was mentioned that Mack would be back in at least 5 episodes. Meanwhile, Lionel had said previously that he wanted to see how this ends, sparking speculation that he's going to appear in the finale.

On another news Warner Bros. TV is giving fans the opportunity to appear in an upcoming episode as citizens of Metropolis. The February 4 episode titled "Beacon" will feature a video of civilians thanking "The Blur" for being a hero. Now fans are allowed to tape themselves as Metropolis citizens thanking The Blur. Latest date for submission is December 20 at 11 A.M. PST.

Producer: 'Dexter' Finale Is 'Therapeutic' and Without 'Bloodbath'

This Sunday, December 12, "Dexter" is going to wrap another season and if history repeats, it would be the talk of the town. Reporters are quick to dig out as little information as they can get of what lies ahead. Executive producer Sara Colleton is the one providing them.

In an interview with E! Online, Colleton addressed what kind of feeling that viewers will get after watching the episode. Last season "Dexter" killed its heroine Rita in a horrific way, leaving a permanent scar to both Dexter and the show's fans. "You won't need therapy this time. The finale is actually quite therapeutic. It's like therapy in and of itself," she said.

Katharine McPhee Is Home Alone in 'Christmas Without You' Video

Katharine McPhee is forced to spend the holiday without her loved one in a music video for her single "It's Not Christmas Without You". Waking up to a call from her boyfriend saying he will be away at Christmas, she decides to make the day more cheerful by turning her room into a winter wonderland. As she finishes doing the decoration, her man surprises her by appearing at her door holding a beautiful mini Christmas tree.

"It's Not Christmas Without You" is taken from Katharine McPhee's third studio album "Christmas Is the Time to Say I Love You". Her first holiday collection, this effort has been on sale since October and contains a mixture of original songs and covers of yuletide tunes.

New 'True Grit' Clips Shared

This Christmas holiday, Paramount Pictures will drop PG-13-rated "True Grit". Ahead of its release, the studio teases audience with some new clips, following Mattie Ross before she joins U.S. marshal Reuben J. Cogburn on a mission to find Tom Chaney, a man responsible for her father's murder, until she encounters the coward herself.

Fourteen-year-old Ross' father has been shot in cold blood by Chaney, and she is determined to bring him to justice. Enlisting the help of a trigger-happy, drunken marshal Cogburn, she sets out with him - over his objections - to hunt down Chaney. Her father's blood demands that she pursue the criminal into Indian territory and find him before a Texas Ranger named LeBoeuf catches him and brings him back to Texas for the murder of another man.

James Cameron Working on Cirque Du Soleil 3-D Movie

James Cameron has signed up to transform the spectacular stage shows of Cirque Du Soleil into a big budget 3D movie. The "Avatar" film-maker will produce the project which will bring the Canadian circus troupe to cinemas, while "Shrek" director Andrew Adamson is set to step behind the camera.

The film will reportedly incorporate scenes from a number of Cirque shows and pave the way for a franchise of films. A statement from Cameron reads, "(This will be) an art form beyond the imagination. The images we've been shooting are stunning, and I know Andrew Adamson will weave them into a transporting, dream-like narrative which will mesmerize audiences of all ages around the world."

James Cameron wowed moviegoers with his work on "Avatar" and indirectly set the bar high on any other movies using 3-D treatment.

Reese Witherspoon Calls Her Acting 'Horrifying'

Reese Witherspoon broke down in tears on the set of upcoming movie "This Means War" when she was shown playback footage of her performance, because she found her acting "horrifying". The "Legally Blonde" star admits she struggles to watch herself onscreen and rarely ever revisits her projects once filming wraps - but she made a fool of herself in front of director McG after he called her over in between takes to review certain scenes.

She tells Entertainment Weekly, "I can't even watch playback of myself on a movie. McG was showing me some footage of 'This Means War', and I just went apoplectic. I couldn't talk, I started to cry. I don't watch any movie I'm in. What's enjoyable about that? It's horrifying! I'll see it in a dark room one time with my managers, who I've been with for 18 years, and we'll talk about it for 10 minutes afterwards - and that's it..."

Kelly Osbourne Is Miley Cyrus' 'So Undercover' Teammate

Miley Cyrus is set become roommates with rock offspring Kelly Osbourne in new action-comedy film "So Undercover". The "Hannah Montana" star will play a private detective who is hired by officials at the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to go undercover at a college.

Osbourne has signed up to play Cyrus' roommate, according to Variety. Filming is due to begin this month in New Orleans ahead of a 2011 release. Tom Vaughan is attached to direct the action comedy with the script provided by Allan Loeb and Steven Pearl.

Kelly Osbourne previously starred in musical drama "Chicago" where she took a role of the role of prison matron Mama Morton. She additionally lent her voice for animated film "Live Freaky Die Freaky".

'Alice in Wonderland' and 'Tron Legacy' Among Oscar Visual Effects Semifinalists

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced 15 films that make it into the semifinal stage for Oscar nomination consideration for Achievement in Visual Effects. Those who are named on the list include "Alice in Wonderland", "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I", "Inception", "Iron Man 2" and "Tron: Legacy".

The list will be narrowed down to 7 in early January 2011 by the Executive Branch of AMPAS' Executive Committee. The final nominations, meanwhile, will be announced on January 25 at 5:30 A.M. PT, live from the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater.

First Teaser Poster and Synopsis for Supernatural Film '11-11-11'

The man behind "Saw 2", "Saw III" and "Saw IV", Darren Lynn Bousman, takes on another horror film with "11-11-11" which was announced earlier this year. Now some hints to the movie have come out with the release of plot details.

According to Bloody Disgusting, the plot says, "After the tragic death of his wife and child, famed American author Joseph Crone travels from the United States to Barcelona, Spain to reunite with his estranged brother Samuel and dying father, Richard. However, fate has a different plan for Joseph as his life becomes plagued with strange happenings, and the constant sightings of the number 11."

"Curiosity quickly turns to obsession, and Joseph soon realizes that this number holds a horrific meaning not only to himself but possibly to all of religion. Isolated in a foreign country with only the support of his companion, Sadie, Joseph soon realizes that 11/11/11 is more than just a date, it's a WARNING!"

Angelina Jolie's Movies Items to Be Auctioned

Fans of Angelina Jolie are set for a bumper Christmas if they can spare a few thousand dollars at a Hollywood auction next week. Auction house Profiles in History has a treasure trove of the Tomb Raider's memorabilia set to go under the hammer at a winter sale.

The top item is a visual effects Triangle of Light from "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider", which is expected to fetch up to $8,000. Also up for sale at the auction are Jolie's live firing Sig 232 pistol, costume and stunt handcuffs from "Salt".

Angelina Jolie is currently in promotional duty of her latest film "The Tourist", in which she stars alongside Johnny Depp. On Monday, December 6, the 35-year-old star attended the world premiere of the film, tagging along his real-life partner Brad Pitt.

Prince Charles Entertained by Kylie Minogue and Cheryl Cole After Car Attack

Kylie Minogue, Cheryl Cole and Take That took to the stage at the U.K.'s Royal Variety Performance on Thursday night, December 9 to entertain Prince Charles, shortly after his car was attacked by protesters. The heir-to-the-British throne and his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, were being chauffeured to the Palladium Theatre in London to attend the annual event when unruly student demonstrators ambushed their vehicle during a violent protest against a rise in university tuition fees.

The couple was unharmed in the incident, which saw their car pelted with eggs and paint and kicked by protesters, but they were left visibly shocked by the onslaught. The royals refused to let the attack keep them from the show and they carried out their duties by greeting the night's performers, including Minogue and recently reformed five-piece Take That, who sang two songs at the event.

Gia Mantegna Is the Official 2011 Miss Golden Globe

Every year Golden Globe event organizers choose the daughter of an industry veteran to become Miss Golden Globe. Following the tradition, Gia Mantegna who is the daughter of Golden Globe-nominated actor Joe Mantegna is picked to take the title this year. She follows the footsteps of Rumer Willis, Laura Dern, Joely Fisher and Melanie Griffith among others.

"I am honored to be part of this wonderful tradition created by the HFPA," the 20-year-old actress said at a press conference held on December 9. "I have grown up watching the Golden Globes with my family and feel so fortunate to be part of such a magical evening so early in my career."

HFPA president Philip Berk added, "We are thrilled to have Gia as this year's Miss Golden Globe. She is just as talented as she is beautiful and will surely be a great addition to the show." Fellow young celebs like Ashley Tisdale, Heather Hemmens and Amanda Michalka were present when the announcement was made at a party taking place at Cecconi's restaurant in West Hollywood, Los Angeles.

Billy Ray Says 'Sorry' for Miley Cyrus' Bong Smoking Tape

Miley Cyrus' bong-smoking tape has been around for hours and she is yet to respond to the situation. But Billy Ray Cyrus has taken action, apologizing on behalf of his daughter via Twitter. "Sorry guys. I had no idea. Just saw this stuff for the first time myself. I'm so sad. There is much beyond my control right now," the older Cyrus said.

Miley enjoyed getting high with some of her friends, smoking from a huge pipe allegedly containing a controversial but legal substance Salvia. While it's legal in California, Salvia is banned in Delaware in 2006 following the suicide of teenager Brett Chidester whose parents believe the substance played a significant factor in his death.

Winona Ryder Rules Out Dating Anyone Outside Movie Industry

Winona Ryder refuses to date anyone outside of the movie industry because she mistrusts "normal" guys. The Edward Scissorhands beauty has been linked to a number of famous hunks over the years and was engaged to Johnny Depp in the early 1990s.

And Ryder admits she is reluctant to become involved with anyone who isn't part of Hollywood after a chance encounter with a fan left her "mistrustful" of men and their motives. She tells Elle magazine, "I remember being at this bar called Tosca in San Francisco, and I

Halle Berry Had Popcorn 'Orgasm' on 'Leno'

Hollywood actress Halle Berry stunned U.S. TV audiences on Thursday, December 9 night by faking an orgasm on "The Jay Leno Show". The Oscar-winner sexed up the chat after handing the host a tub of her favorite popcorn brand, which she described as "orgasmic".

She said, "I have some Garrett's popcorn, this is the best, they make caramel corn cheese mix. I can polish off that (tub) in one movie, you have to take a caramel and a cheese together, it's a mix - it's orgasmic."

Leno replied, "It's orgasmic?" before pouring the tasty treat into her cupped hands, as Berry noisily faked a climax. Before the situation got too steamy, Leno cut the show for commercial break while continue eating the popcorn.

Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber and More Hit Z100's Jingle Ball Red Carpet

Z100's Jingle Ball 2010 presented by H&M has been kicked off on Friday, December 10 at Madison Square Garden in New York City with a number of big stars in attendance. Fresh from their dating rumor, Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber made appearances that night, but they hit the red carpet separately.

Backstage, the Canadian singer was even spotted posing next to Kim Kardashian. Selena herself might take the chance to get closer with her idol Enrique Iglesias, who came in sporty style, as she recently dished that she loves him and hoped to meet him.

Also gracing the red carpet of the star-studded concert were Taio Cruz, Jay Sean, Jeremy Davis, Hayley Williams and Taylor York of Paramore, DJ Pauly D of "Jersey Shore", Bruno Mars and Michael Buble among others.

Oprah Winfrey Is the Most Generous Celeb, Donating $41 Million to Charity

Kind-hearted Oprah Winfrey tops the list of the most charitable celebrities. The media mogul is estimated to have donated more than $41 million through her initiative, Oprah Winfrey Foundation, which helps those in need for education access and programs for women and children.

This is not the first time Oprah leads the most generous celebrities list compiled by The Giving Back Fund. In fact, it's her third on the top spot. "There are many generous celebrities, but when you can top a list of celebrity philanthropists three out of four years, as Oprah has, that is saying something," Marc Pollick, president of The Giving Back Fund, said.

Coming at the second place is novelist Nora Roberts. She gave away around $4.45 million to her organization supporting literacy, children's programs and other humanitarian efforts. and her hubby Donald J. Gummer follow at the third with a total of $4 million in donation to the Silver Mountain Foundation for the Arts.

"Combined these celebrities donated nearly $80 million of their personal wealth to charities. We hope that in recognizing the extraordinary generosity of these celebrities, we will encourage and promote greater and more authentic giving among those blessed with both wealth and fame," Marc added.

The national philanthropic group relies on media reports and tax forms to collect their data. The people from the organization also speak to publicists, agents and others close to the celebrity. But pledges or promises to donate or donations to public charities, which are not publicly disclosed, are not included.
  1. Oprah Winfrey - $41 million
  2. Nora Roberts - $4.45 million
  3. Meryl Streep and Donald J. Gummer - $4 million
  4. Jami Gertz and Tony Ressler - $2.9 million
  5. Lance Berkman and Cara Berkman - $2.1 million
  6. Charles Woodson - $2 million
  7. Madieu Williams - $2 million
  8. Alec Baldwin - $1.6 million
  9. Barbra Streisand - $1.4 million
  10. Oscar de la Hoya - $1.3 million

Russell Brand had sex with nine women in one night!

Comedian Russell Brand has revealed that he once had sex with nine women in one night.
Brand, 35, who is now married to singer Katy Perry, 26, admitted not every girl moved the earth for him.
“I was having sex with different women three, four, five times a day. In Ireland, nine in one evening,” the Sun quoted him as saying.
“When you have sex that often, by a law of averages you’re likely to have boring sex.
“My fame meant instead of taking someone for a date I was able to go, ‘Let’s do sex right now’,” he added.

Christina Aguilera, and Rihanna Confirmed for 'X Factor' Finale

The next episode of "The X Factor" to reveal winner of the seventh series will be a star-studded affair. Four big stars, Christina Aguilera, Black Eyed Peas', Rihanna and Take That's Robbie Williams, have been announced in a press conference as musical guests.

Pictures: Adam Lambert, Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber Rock Jingle Ball

A number of celebrities came to New Jersey on Wednesday, December 8 to celebrate the holiday with their fans in Q102 Jingle Ball concert. Adam Lambert, Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber sent the crowd into a frenzy when they came out on stage for live performances.

Lady GaGa and Taylor Swift Are Billboard's Artists of the Year

From becoming a hot newbie, Lady GaGa has now taken home the title of Artist of the Year. Handed Rising Star Award at Billboard's Women In Music Awards in 2009 and named Top New Artist at the end of the year, the outlandish singer made a move from "new" to "top" only in a year.

She is the only artist who made the fast move since Chris Brown snatched both titles concurrently in 2006. She followed the footsteps of fellow singer Whitney Houston who was named Top New Artist in 1985 and then switched to Artist of the Year the following year.

GaGa received the honor due to the success of her two albums "The Fame" and "The Fame Monster" which both broke the Top 5 of weekly Billboard Hot 200. Additionally, the effort was ranked at No. 4 and 13 respectively in the year-end albums list, and four of her singles appear in Hot 100 Songs roundup with "Bad Romance" leading at No. 8.

Following GaGa as No. 2 Artist of the Year is none other than young country music beauty Taylor Swift. The Big Machine artist has two albums "Fearless" and "Speak Now" on the Top 10 of the year-end Billboard 200 list. The 2009 best-selling album is sitting at No. 7, while record breaker "Speak Now" is securing the ninth place.

Now that GaGa is no longer the Top New Artist, Billboard gives the title to Ke$ha. Her dance track "Tik Tok", which spent nine weeks at No. 1 on the weekly Hot 100 chart, is named Song of the Year, leading the year-end list of Hot 100 Songs roundup.

2010 Top Artists list:
  1. Lady GaGa
  2. Taylor Swift
  3. Eminem
  4. Lady Antebellum
  5. Ke$ha
  6. Usher
  7. Black Eyed Peas
  8. Justin Bieber
  9. Rihanna
  10. Drake

Cee-Lo Tops 2010 Songs Poll

 Cee-Lo's naughty hit "F**k You" has topped U.S. music magazine Spin's poll of 2010 hits. The quirky tune beat out 5cArcade "Ready to Start" and "Power" by Kanye West in the first definitive end-of-year pop poll.

Rapper West's "Runaway" also makes the top 10, as does LCD Soundsystem's "All I Want" and "Helicopter" by Deerhunter. Neil Young's song "Hitchhiker" rounds up the Top 5, and Robyn's "Cry When You Get Older" sits three spots lower.

Janelle Monae's "Tightrope" which features OutKast's Big Boi secures the ninth position, and Gucci Mane's "Lemonade" rounds up the Top 10.

Dr. Luke Admits Writing 'Hold It Against Me' for Britney Spears

 Earlier this week, rumor has swirled on the web suggesting Britney Spears upcoming first single will be titled "Don't Hold It Against Me". Along with the news, it is also reported that the new single will debut on January 3 next year and an audio stream which seems to be a demo for the track hit the web.

While Britney's camp who is usually quick to address any misleading info about the pop singer remains mum, Dr. Luke steps up to clarify the report. On his Twitter, he wrote, "I/ we never wrote a song called 'don't hold it against me'.... BewaRe of InaccuraTe info kids."

Later, the top-notch producer who is involved in the making of Britney's next studio installment added,

First Official Teaser Poster of 'Thor' Is Dark

 Paramount Pictures has debuted the first teaser poster for another movie adaptation of Marvel character, "Thor". The shadowy image, which makes its way out via Yahoo! Movies, is dominated in black which is in contrast with Thor's red cloak. Captured from his side, the banished warrior of Asgard is featured holding his hammer Mjolnir.

The first official trailer for the movie is promised to be premiered on Friday evening, December 10. Previously, a trailer for the movie was screened at Comic Con this July and the bootleg version hit the web few days later.

"Thor" tells the story of The Mighty Thor, a powerful but arrogant warrior whose reckless actions reignite an ancient war. Thor is cast down to Earth and forced to live among humans as punishment. Once here, Thor learns what it takes to be a true hero when the most dangerous villain of his world sends the darkest forces of Asgard to invade Earth.

New 'Pirates of the Caribbean 4' Official Photo Features Blackbeard

More pictures from "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" have been released by Walt Disney Picture, giving preview to the scenes in the movie. One particular image gives a look at Ian McShane's Blackbeard who is being confronted by Johnny Depp's Jack Sparrow while Penelope Cruz's Angelica is by his side.

New Spoilery Set Photos of 'X-Men: First Class' Found

 Comic Book Movie has got its hand on some new set pictures of "X-Men: First Class". Taken from Jekyll Island, Georgia, the photos do not document any shooting process but feature the set which is being built. Seen among the not-yet-assembled pieces is the cockpit of Blackbird aka X-Jet.

Blackbird is a famous jet used by the X-Men and it is their main mode of transportation. This leads to a speculation that the upcoming movie, which will trace back the history of Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr before they became Professor X and Magneto, will see the X-Men pretty well established at some point.

"X-Men: First Class" will chart the epic beginning of the "X-Men" saga and follow Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr before they took the names Professor X and Magneto, when they were still close friends who worked together with other mutants to stop the greatest threat the world has ever known. It also highlights the events that lead them to become archenemies.

Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez Left IHOP Holding Hands

Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez performed at Q102 Jingle Ball on Wednesday, December 8 to a screaming crowd, but what happened hours before that would make their fans scream louder. The two stopped by International House of Pancakes to have some breakfast just the two of them and left the spot hand in hand.

Inside the eatery, IHOP's "good folks" told TMZ that Bieber and Gomez also held hands and looked "cuddly" while sitting on the same side of a booth. While what happened inside IHOP is still questionable, TMZ has the proof that they indeed held hands as they left the place.

Angelina Jolie Calls for New Law to Protect Celebs From Paparazzi

 Angelina Jolie is calling for a new law to protect celebrities and their families from unscrupulous photographers who get too close to stars' kids. The Hollywood actress has six children with her partner Brad Pitt and the famous family is a regular target for the paparazzi.

Jolie admits some snappers scare the youngsters by getting too close, and although she doesn't want to stop the photographers doing their job, she wishes a law was in place to force them to keep their distance and use long lenses to avoid unnerving the children.

She tells Larry King, "I do think and I do hope that there will at some point be laws about how close they can get to children with cameras. Because I think at some point it's going to be clearer that it's emotionally not healthy. And with long lenses, there's no need."

Dianna Agron Fires Her Manager and Agent

 "Glee" star Dianna Agron has reportedly fired her manager and agent after a series of disagreements over her burgeoning career. The blonde beauty found fame last year with her portrayal of cheerleader Quinn Fabray on the hit series and she's since starred in a number of films, including "Burlesque" alongside Cher and Christina Aguilera.

But she's said to have been unhappy with the guidance of manager Lena Roklin and her representatives at the Gersh Agency, and has now switched to top talent firm the William Morris Endeavor company.

A source tells New York Post's gossip column PageSix, "She is delighted with the success of Glee and her role. But she parted ways with them around a month ago.

Christina Applegate Offered $10,000 for Real Pole Dancing

 Pregnant actress Christina Applegate has been offered $10,000 to dance in a strip club for real after impressing bosses with her spoof pre-natal pole dancing video. The actress, who is expecting her first child with her fiance Martyn Lenoble, played for laughs by stripping off to tiny shorts and a crop top to grind against a pole in a clip posted on Will Ferrell's comedy website

Applegate, playing a character called Roxie Fedaro, caresses her bump and says, "Many pregnant women experience these things called hormones because you're like a total fat a**. You don't feel sexy any more... (But) just because you put on an extra 50 pounds does not mean you are not hot..."

Katie Price Furious Over Jokes About Her Disabled Son

 British model-turned-reality TV star Katie Price has called in her lawyers after a comedian told a series of sick jokes about her disabled son. Scottish funnyman Frankie Boyle cracked several gags about eight-year-old Harvey during his "Tramadol Nights" show on U.K. network Channel 4.

Referring to Price's battle with her ex-husband, singer Peter Andre, for custody of the child, Boyle said, "Eventually one of them will lose and have to keep him." He also suggested Harvey - who is blind, autistic, and suffers from a condition that makes him gain weight easily - could be prone to attacking his mother.

Price was so disgusted by the remarks, she issued a statement blasting Boyle and is consulting her lawyer about the possibility of taking legal action. She tells Britain's Daily Mail, "Harvey Price is a little miracle.

Eight Wax Figures of Lady GaGa Unveiled Around the World

 Lady GaGa's fans can get up close and personal with their idol now that her eight wax figures are displayed at Madame Tussauds museums around the world. On December 9, Madame Tussauds in London, Berlin, New York, Las Vegas, Hollywood, Amsterdam, Shanghai and Hong Kong simultaneously unveiled the wax models which each has different looks.

London's version of GaGa's figure is dressed in a Giorgio Armani suit accessorized with Rococo coiffed hair and a Philip Treacy hat in the shape of a telephone which she wore in the England's capital earlier this year. Berlin's version sports a black revealing outfit added with knee-high boots and sunglasses.

The wax in New York wears a black see-through net dress and has her blonde locks splayed out into a huge sun-hat teamed. The one in Madame Tussauds museum at The Venetian Resort Casino in Las Vegas has her dressed in a tight one-shouldered leather outfit with huge platform shoes.

Marion Cotillard Rumored Engaged to Guillaume Canet

 French actress Marion Cotillard is rumored to be engaged to her longterm boyfriend Guillaume Canet after she was spotted wearing a diamond ring on her left hand. The 35-year-old Oscar-winner has been dating the actor/director, who was previously married to Diane Kruger, since 2007.

The notoriously private couple is now said to be moving towards marriage after Cotillard was seen wearing a sparkling band on her ring finger during an appearance at the Marrakech Film Festival in Morocco over the weekend.

Canet was married to German actress Kruger from 2001 until 2006. He has appeared on screen with Cotillard twice, in 2003's "Love Me If You Dare" and "The Last Flight" in 2009.

Mel Gibson's Private Photos Canceled Church Service

 Mel Gibson has reportedly stopped congregational services at his California church after paparazzi photos of the actor and his daughter at the institution surfaced online this week. Photos of Gibson and baby Lucia, his daughter with ex-girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva, were taken on the grounds of Holy Family Chapel in Agoura at the weekend, before appearing on on Tuesday.

A source tells the website the actor has now shut down mass services because he was "extremely concerned about the invasion of privacy". Instead, Gibson is reportedly offering only limited services for long term parishioners for an undisclosed period of time. Church members are said to have received an email from officials on Wednesday, December 8 stating, "There will be no Masses here at Holy Family Chapel until further notice."

Keith Richards Kills Pricey Flower With Smoke

 The Rolling Stones hellraiser Keith Richards is in trouble again. He's been accused of destroying an expensive flower with his cigarette.

The legendary guitarist was reportedly enjoying a smoke at the main branch of the New York Public Library prior to a guest appearance in October this year, and stubbed out his cigarette in a clay saucer holding the plant pot. Staff at the office of Marie d'Origny, deputy director of the Cullman Center, opened a window to ventilate the room once Richards had left - but the chilly air and nicotine smoke caused the orchid to wilt and die, according to a blogger.

But d'Origny is unlikely to complain to the rocker's reps about his behavior. Before leaving the building, Richards signed the saucer as a memento of his visit.

Beyonce Bought Jay-Z $2 Million Sports Car

Beyonce Knowles gave husband Jay-Z a speedy treat for his birthday last week - the singer reportedly bought him a $2 million sports car. The hip-hop mogul turned 41 on December 4 and the "Halo" hitmaker treated her beau to a Bugatti Veyron to mark the occasion.

Kelly Osbourne Postpones Much-Needed Surgery

 Rock offspring Kelly Osbourne has been putting off much-needed surgery on her feet for over a year - because the recovery period from the operation will keep her off her feet for a month. The singer and reality TV star has been suffering from foot problems for a while and she admits her stint on U.S. reality show "Dancing with the Stars" last year only "made it worse".

But curing the ailment requires doctors to do more damage to her bones before they can fix them - and the thought of putting her feet up for weeks on end has the 26 year old running scared. Osbourne tells's Marc Malkin, "It was going to happen but (Dancing with the Stars) kicked it up about 10 years. They have to break bones in my feet and reset them."

"I've put it off because I've not been ready to not walk for a month."

Reality Star Alexis Neiers Sent to Rehab

 Embattled reality star Alexis Neiers has avoided extra jail time and been ordered to check into a year-long rehabilitation program after she was arrested for drug possession earlier this month. The 19 year old, who starred in U.S. TV series "Pretty Wild", was jailed last week after failing to check in with her probation officer, stemming from her involvement in a raid on actor Orlando Bloom's Hollywood home last year.

When police moved to arrest her, they reportedly found her in possession of black tar heroin and a fake identity card. The member of the infamous 'Bling Ring' burglary gang was hauled into court on Thursday, December 9 to face a possible two-year jail term for the parole violation.

However, Judge Peter Espinoza decided instead to sentence her to rehab - although he issued her with a stern warning should she slip up in her recovery.

Gwyneth Paltrow Is Last Walk of Fame Star Recepient This Year

 Gwyneth Paltrow will be honored with the 30th and final star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2010. The Oscar winner's "Country Strong" co-star Tim McGraw will induct her into the famous pavement when Paltrow unveils the 2,427th star on Monday, December 13. Paltrow's star will be placed outside Madame Tussauds Hollywood.

In 20 years of her career in Hollywood, the actress who married Coldplay frontman Chris Martin has appeared in numerous movies and stage plays. The 38-year-old won an Oscar for her role in "Shakespeare in Love". She starred in mega box office hit "Iron Man" and its sequel before landing a role in drama musical "Country Strong". She trained herself to play the guitar in order to portray a country singer and even braved herself to perform on the stage of 2010 Country Music Association Awards.

LGBT Community Building Named After Cyndi Lauper's Song

Cyndi Lauper will have a New York housing center named after her hit song "True Colors in recognition of her continued work with the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.

The lifelong activist has been a regular visitor to the New York City Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center in recent months and she's been working with members of the venue's Youth Enrichment Services program to further raise awareness about equality issues and help parents understand their kids' lifestyle choices.

Julia Roberts Pictured Confronting Paparazzi

 Julia Roberts goes from "Pretty Woman" to a lady with swagger when it comes to her family's privacy. The movie beauty was recently spotted confronting a paparazzi when she noticed him taking pictures of her family in Los Angeles.

On Monday, December 6, Roberts was walking with her husband Danny Moder and her three children, 6-year-old twins Hazel Patricia Moder and Phinnaeus "Finn" Walter Moder and 3-year-old Henry Daniel Moder. In a photo obtained by Radar, the 43-year-old actress, donning a blazer and sunglasses, was seen getting right into the photographer's face.

This is not the first time Roberts takes action to paparazzi following her and her family. Back in 2009, she had been caught on camera swearing and ranting at a photographer whom she accused of following her all day long. "You are harassing me.

SAB TV Goes The Magical Way!

 ‘Shararat’ was one of the popular comedy shows, which was based on magic. It was aired on Star Plus and was liked by the viewers. Now, SAB TV, which is ruling with its comedy shows, is going the magical way by launching two new magical comedies.
In the mid of month, SAB TV will launch its two brand new shows ‘Ring Wrong Riing’ and ‘Gili Gili Gappa’. These two light hearted shows are mainly targeted to the kids but expected to be liked by all age group also. In this age of ‘saas-bahu’ drama, these two shows will give enough relief from those gossips.
Speaking about this latest venture, Anooj Kapoor, executive vice president of SAB TV, stated that they are always in the process of offering something new and fresh to their viewers. They have never tried hands in the Magic-comedy genre so they expect it will give some fresh rumor to the viewers.

College to celebrate Dilip Kumar birthday

 The G.N. Khalsa College here will Saturday celebrate the 88th birthday of veteran actor Dilip Kumar, one of its oldest students.

On Saturday, students will donate 88 bottles of blood. A college hall will be named after the actor, college principal Ajit Singh told IANS.

The actor will not be present at the celebrations. A group of students and teachers will visit the actor’s residence to honour him with the title of ‘Patron Alumnus’.

‘Dilip Sa’ab was very happy with the idea when I told him,’ Singh added.

Known as the Tragedy King of Bollywood, Dilip Kumar is known for classics like ‘Devdas’, ‘Madhumati’, ‘Naya Daur’ and mangnum opus ‘Mughal-e-Azam’. Later he featured in character roles in ‘Karma’, ‘Shakti’ and ‘Saudagar’.

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