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3 hrs ago | WWWQ-FM Atlanta

"Clueless" Director Praises Iggy's Video, Says Katy Perry's...

Clueless is one of the touchstone movies of the '90s, and like many beloved movies these days, there's a plan to bring it to the Broadway stage -- and Katy Perry may want to star in it.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Clueless, Celebrities, Alicia Silverstone

5 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire

Last Tango star Anne Reid 'a loner'

Millions of viewers have tuned in to see her play ageing romantic Celia in Last Tango In Halifax, but 79-year-old Anne Reid says she is too much of "a loner" for another real-life relationship.


Related Topix: The Mother, Drama Movies, Anne Reid, Celebrities, Derek Jacobi

10 hrs ago | Queerty

Zankie Survives Eviction, Tim Gunn Turns Down For What, Richard Simmons Drags On & More

Yaya DaCosta has been cast to play Whitney Houston in Lifetime's early-2015 biopic.


Related Topix: Project Runway, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Yaya DaCosta, Gay/Lesbian, Comedy Movies, Comedy, Clueless

14 hrs ago | FOX23

Alicia Silverstone Calls For End To Animal Testing For Cosmetics

Vegan actress and activist Alicia Silverstone is adding her voice to an ongoing campaign demanding U.S. government officials introduce a blanket ban on animal testing for cosmetics.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Clueless, Celebrities, Alicia Silverstone, Entertainment

15 hrs ago |

Jessica Alba didn't seek sexy roles

The 33-year-old beauty - who has daughters Honor, six, and Haven, two, with husband Cash Warren - is best known for playing dancer Nancy Callahan in 'Sin City' and superhero Sue Storm in 'Fantastic Four' but she insists the majority of her film roles are only ''sexy'' because of her figure.


Related Topix: Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Fantastic Four, Comedy Movies, Honey, Adventure, Musical Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Jessica Alba

19 hrs ago | Advocate

Clash of the Classics: 'Bound' vs. 'The Wizard of Oz'

After compiling a list of the most essential LGBT movies , The Advocate is pitting the top 32 entries against one another in a series of one-on-one face-offs.


Related Topix: Bound, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, The Wizard of Oz, Adventure, Musical Movies, Gay/Lesbian, Celebrities, Jazz, Judy Garland

23 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

'Better Call Saul': Fresh details revealed

Vince Gilligan, an executive producer of "Better Call Saul," openly admits that he feels the burden of great expectations.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Breaking Bad, Entertainment, Television, Bob Odenkirk, Bryan Cranston, Jonathan Banks, Science / Technology

Fri Jul 11, 2014


'Hemlock Grove' season 2 premieres

It's July and it's expected to be steamy, right? Get ready for Netflix and Amazon to make it even hotter with their new streaming releases.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Comedy Movies, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Fever Pitch, Celebrities, Stephen King, Thriller, Instinct, Michael Douglas, Annie Hall, Sharon Stone

JAM! Showbiz

Katy Perry wants to play Cher in 'Clueless' musical

Singer Katy Perry has petitioned Clueless director Amy Heckerling to cast her in the upcoming Broadway musical adaptation of the hit 1995 film.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Clueless, Celebrities, Dance, Pop/Rock, Katy Perry

Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes 'excited' about pregnancy

Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes ''could not be more excited'' about their pregnancy and Eva is said to be coping well so far.


Related Topix: The Place Beyond the Pines, Drama Movies, The Notebook, Comedy Movies, Hitch, Eva Mendes, Hot Chicks

Paparazzi - July 11th, 2014

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley was spotted leaving a gym in Los Angeles. The supermodel showed off her svelte figure in a black vest and jogging pants, and carried a dark green handbag.


Related Topix: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Hot Chicks, Kim Kardashian, Studio-City, CA, London, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Yoga, Fitness

The Day

Sigourney Weaver reprises a Aliena role in new game

This video game image shows the character Ellen Ripley, voiced by Sigourney Weaver, in "Alien: Isolation."


Related Topix: Avatar, Horror Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Alien³, Science Fiction Movies, Aliens, Alien: Resurrection, Celebrities, Sigourney Weaver

Thu Jul 10, 2014

New York Post

Vampires going viral in new FX series

A virus that wipes out nearly the entire passenger list of a plane at JFK provides the central mystery of FX's super-creepy summer series "The Strain."


Related Topix: Vampire News, Entertainment, Horror Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies


HBO Confirms Meryl Streep as Callas in Master Class Film

Academy Award winner Meryl Streep will star in a film adaptation of Terrence McNally 's Tony-winning Master Class for HBO, network executives officially confirmed July 10. Filming on the production begins in early 2015.


Related Topix: Heartburn, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Silkwood, Celebrities, Callas, Opera, Meryl Streep, Maria Callas


Rosie O'Donnell to return to TV talk show "The View"

Actress and comedian Rosie O'Donnell is returning to ABC's long-running morning talk show "The View" to co-host it with Whoopi Goldberg, the television network said on Thursday.


Related Topix: The View, Entertainment, Television, Emmy Awards, Sport Movies, Comedy Movies, Sleepless in Seattle, The Rosie Show, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, A League of Their Own, Celebrities, Rosie O'Donnell

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Dirty 'SNL' tune makes good, a historic...

There'll be plenty of time to celebrate what the Emmys got right and to argue about what they got wrong -but this is not the place for that.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Horror Movies, Animation Movies, A Christmas Carol, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Comedy, Drama

San Jose Mercury News

'Dawn of the Planet of Apes': 10 more films where San Francisco takes it on the chin

The rebooting of "Godzilla" and "Planet of the Apes" makes San Francisco look like the new Tokyo or New York ... in terms of being destroyed on film.


Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Horror Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Invasion of the Body Snatchers, Science Fiction Movies, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, Superman, Action Movies, Adventure, A View to a Kill, The Rock, Entertainment

Facing our fears through 'The Final Terror'

Every month I grow more and more amazed at how many great slasher films I missed growing up.


Related Topix: Thriller, Crime Movies, Western, Drama Movies, The Fugitive, Action Movies, Joe Pantoliano, Adrian Zmed

Wed Jul 09, 2014

'Extant' premiere: Did Halle Berry's sci-fi drama get you hooked?

Wednesday CBS debuted a new sci-fi drama with an impressive pedigree. "Extant" is being helmed by executive producer Steven Spielberg, the man behind such beloved sci-fi classics like "Close Encounters of the Third Kind," "E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial" and "A.I." Starring in the series as astronaut Molly Woods is Academy Award winner Halle Berry, ... (more)


Related Topix: Family, Drama Movies, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Science Fiction Movies, Comedy Movies, Er, ER, Soap Opera, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Goran Visnjic

Bellingham Herald

Tom Hollander recites rare Dylan Thomas ditty

The British actor pulled out his cellphone, where he had stored the ode to a pub, and recited the rhyming verses against a backdrop of the nighttime London skyline.


Related Topix: Holland, NY, London, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies