| Light Finally Shed on 'X-Files' Sequel
-Brian Marder Hollywood.com Staff
It's official: The X-Files sequel will not be called The X-Files Sequel.
The highly anticipated sci-fi/supernatural thriller, out July 25, now goes by the seemingly opaque title The X-Files: I Want to Believe.
Of course, to the legions of diehard X-Files fans, "I Want to... more...
Britney Spears' Former Manager Told to Stay Away
Britney Spears' former manager Sam Lutfi has been told he'll have to wait until after the summer to contact the pop star again.
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge ordered Lutfi to stay out of Spears' life for at least another two and a half months during a hearing on Wednesday.
'Jumper' Star to Replace Dennis Hopper's Son in Wes Craven Horror
Jumper star Max Thierot is to replace Dennis Hopper's son Henry Lee in Wes Craven's new horror movie 25/8--after the 17-year-old dropped out due to illness.
Henry Lee Hopper was set to make his big-screen debut in the legendary director's next project but was forced to withdraw from the film... more...
Judge Urges J.K. Rowling to Settle Out of Court
A judge overseeing the legal battle between Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling and superfan Steven Vander Ark has advised the pair to settle the dispute out of court.
Judge Robert Patterson urged the two parties to take their legal fight outside the courtroom, claiming the case would almost... more...
Cameron Diaz Pulls Out of Premiere over Dad's Death
Cameron Diaz has pulled out of the London premiere of her new movie following the death of her father.
Emilio Diaz died from pneumonia on Tuesday, aged 58, after the illness developed from a recent bout of influenza.
And the actress has cancelled all of her forthcoming engagements as a... more...
Is Britney Spears' Romance with Adnan Ghalib Is Still On?
Britney Spears' romance with photographer Adnan Ghalib is still on.
Contrary to reports that the pop star and the British Ghalib split in March, Spears is still attracted to the snapper--and keeps in touch with him.
Comedian Kathy Griffin recently filmed a segment with Ghalib for her... more...
Maura Teirney Begs 'ER' Bosses to Kill Her Character
Maura Tierney is begging ER bosses to kill off her character before the long-running show comes to an end, but they are refusing to let Dr. Abby Lockhart die.
Network bosses recently announced ER will end after one more season, and Tierney is keen to go out with a bang.
But she claims... more...
Monday: 'The Daily Show with Jon Stewart'
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Daily Show with Jon Stewart -- 11/10c on Comedy Central
Uh-oh, Barack Obama but no Hilary? Again?
In all fairness, both Democratic prez candidates appeared on The Colbert Report last week, when Stephen Colbert was filming in Philadelphia, and these two talk-show hosts are among the... more...
Sandra Bullock and Husband Hit by Drunk Driver
Hollywood actress Sandra Bullock and her husband Jesse James were involved in a car crash on Saturday night, when their vehicle was hit by a drunk driver.
The couple was being driven home in a private car in Gloucester, Massachusetts, at around 9:50 p.m. when they were struck by a grey Subaru... more...
Lindsay Lohan Begs Her Dad to Keep Quiet
Lindsay Lohan has begged her father to shut up--because she's sick of him talking about her.
The Mean Girls star has gone public with her thoughts about her loose-lipped dad, Michael, by asking him to stop talking to the media on her behalf on a radio show.
The actress appeared on the... more...
Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise Aides Dismiss Separation Reports
Aides close to Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes have dismissed reports that the couple is planning a trial separation as ""absolutely false.""
An article in the new issue of In Touch magazine declares that Holmes plans to move to New York City from Los Angeles with the couple's... more...
David Hasselhoff to Pay Ex-Wife $25,000 a Month
David Hasselhoff has finally agreed on a divorce settlement with ex-wife Pamela Bach--he will pay $25,000 a month to support her and their two children.
The former Baywatch star has signed an agreement calling him to pay out $21,000 a month to ex-wife Pamela Bach and another $4,000 to support... more...
Edward Norton Blasts Media for 'Distorting' Studio Rift
Actor Edward Norton has launched a scathing attack on the media--stating reporters have ""distorted"" stories to sensationalize a rift between himself and the studio behind his upcoming film Incredible Hulk.
The Fight Club star was allegedly caught in a series of aggressive... more...
Simon Cowell: ""'Idol' Contestants Have No Personality""
American Idol judge Simon Cowell has lashed out at the latest batch of contestants on the talent show--insisting they are devoid of the ""personality"" needed to become superstars.
The music mogul claims the wannabe singers battling it out in the show's seventh... more...
Britney Spears Ordered to Pay Lawyers Almost $400,000
Britney Spears has been hit with a legal bill of almost $400,000.
A Los Angeles court ordered the pop star to pay the cash to the numerous lawyers involved in all her legal affairs over the past three months.
That includes her custody battle with ex-husband Kevin Federline and her... more...
Ashlee Simpson Fuels Pregnancy Rumors Again
Singer Ashlee Simpson added to the confusion surrounding reports that she is pregnant, by refusing to confirm or deny the claims during a live appearance on TV on Friday.
After Simpson and rocker beau Pete Wentz announced their engagement earlier this month, sources immediately alleged the... more...
Amy Winehouse Released with Police Caution
Troubled pop star Amy Winehouse has been cautioned by British police after confessing to allegations of assault.
The ""Rehab"" hitmaker, 24, is reported to have headbutted a man outside a pub in Camden, north London, in the early hours of Wednesday, after a boozy night out.... more...
Jailed Wesley Snipes Apologizes for 'Mistakes'
Hollywood star Wesley Snipes apologized for his ""mistakes and errors"" as he was jailed for three years for tax evasion on Thursday.
The Blade actor was handed the prison sentence by Florida Judge William Terrell Hodges after he was convicted of failing to file his taxes for... more...
Newsman Calls for Miley Cyrus Media Conference over Shocking Photos
Outspoken newsman Bill O'Reilly has called for a media conference to discuss revealing new photos of teenage star Miley Cyrus that were recently leaked online.
The pictures, which show the 15-year-old Hannah Montana star posing in nothing but lingerie as she lounges on an unnamed boy's lap,... more...
Ewan McGregor in Talks to Join 'Da Vinci Code' Prequel
Yesterday, Entertainment Weekly magazine reported that Israeli actress Ayelet Zurer would star opposite Tom Hanks in Angels & Demons, the prequel to 2006's Da Vinci Code.
Today, reports have surfaced that Ewan McGregor is in talks to join the thriller. He would play a powerful Vatican insider... more...
Kal Penn: 'I'm Not a Stoner'
Actor Kal Penn often lets fans down when they realize he isn't the ""stoner"" he portrays on the big screen.
The Asian-American star of the Harold & Kumar films is often high on screen, but he insists he has never so much as smoked a joint in real-life.
Penn says,... more...
Paris Hilton and Benji Madden Accused of Hit and Run
Paris Hilton and her boyfriend Benji Madden are facing legal action from a photographer in Los Angeles, after reportedly running over his foot with their car.
The socialite left the city's exclusive Foxtail nightspot with her rocker beau on Thursday night by car, with Madden behind the wheel.... more...
Amy Winehouse Arrested for Alleged Assault
Singer Amy Winehouse has been arrested by British police on suspicion of assault.
The hitmaker, 24, is reported to have headbutted a man while out drinking in the Good Mixer public house in Camden, north London, in the early hours of Wednesday.
The alleged victim, 38, filed a police... more...
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Nicole Kidman to Play Dusty Springfield
Australian actress Nicole Kidman is to play Dusty Springfield in a new biopic of the singer's life.
The 40-year-old star will team up again with Michael Cunningham--who scripted her Oscar-winning performance in 2002's The Hours.
The movie will chronicle Springfield's rise to fame in the... more...
Javier Bardem Too Tired for 'Nine'
An exhausted Javier Bardem has bowed out of Rob Marshall's musical Nine.
Variety reports that the actor, who would have played the lead role of Guido Contini, loved the project but is too tired coming off a busy year including the awards-season frenzy. Bardem won an Oscar for best supporting... more...
David Blaine Breaks Record for Holding His Breath Underwater
Death-defying illusionist David Blaine set a new world record on TV on Wednesday when he held his breath underwater for 17 minutes and four seconds.
With Guinness Book of Records official Stuart Claxton in the audience for the feat on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Blaine climbed into a water-filled... more...
Studios Won't Accept Actors' Pay Demands
Hollywood studios have sparked fears of an actors strike after insisting they will not accept pay raises demanded by the Screen Actors' Guild (SAG).
In an official statement released by the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP), the group insists there are still... more...
Gisele Bundchen Is the World's Highest-Earning Model
Brazilian beauty Gisele Bundchen has been named the world's top supermodel with earnings of more than $35 million during the last year.
The former fiancée of actor Leonardo DiCaprio more than doubled the estimated $14 million earned by German export Heidi Klum, who ranked second on the list... more...
Paula Abdul: 'I Was Not Drunk'
American Idol judge Paula Abdul has fiercely denied she was drunk when she made an embarrassing blunder on the hit reality TV show on Tuesday.
The singer was blasted by gossip Web site TMZ.com, which accused the singer of being under the influence of alcohol when she was caught out by a... more...
Dennis Rodman Arrested for Domestic Battery
Former basketball star Dennis Rodman has been arrested on suspicion of felony domestic battery.
The former husband of Carmen Electra was arrested on suspicion of attacking his girlfriend during an incident at Los Angeles' Century City hotel on Wednesday.
The 46-year-old was released on... more...
Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon Wed
Mariah Carey has married Nick Cannon in a secret ceremony, according to a number of Spanish-speaking Web sites.
The singer has been dating Cannon since he teamed up with her in a new video--and the couple have dodged rumors they recently became engaged after Carey was spotted wearing a... more...
'Iron Man' Targets $5M Thursday & $102M by Monday Morning
I did a personal survey of studio sources Wednesday, and they were unanimous in saying that the release of Grand Theft Auto IV, the Xbox 360 and Sony Playstation 3 video game sensation released on Tuesday, will have absolutely no effect whatsoever on the box office performance of Iron Man this... more...
'Speed' Could Be a Wreck at the Box Office
Warner Bros. and the Wachowski brothers may need to call for a tow truck. Speed Racer, the big-budget adaptation of the popular late '60s anime cartoon classic, remains in the ""slow lane,"" according to the most recent industry tracking.
Studio sources are attempting to... more...
'Iron Man' Sequel Already Tentatively Penciled In
-Brian Marder Hollywood.com Staff
Even before Iron Man made its first million on Thursday, the Hollywood suits behind the movie confirmed what was already logical: There will be a sequel.
At the premiere for this summer's first surefire juggernaut, Viacom's Sumner Redstone and Paramount Pictures' Brad Grey... more...