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When it came to casting the guest role of Broadway baby-turned-TV star Lyle West on NBC’s Smash, executive producers Neil Meron and Craig Zadan didn’t have to look far. The real thing, Nick Jonas — currently the lead in their other big project, Broadway’s How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying — had already asked to cameo on the show. Jonas had been an actor on Broadway. He’d been a hit on TV. And he could definitely sing — a must for a musical drama chronicling the making of a tuner about Marilyn Monroe. EW caught up with Jonas to chat about tonight’s episode ofSmash, Broadway, and acting alongside Anjelica Huston.
this is an excuse for a Smash post, tbqh. Love this show so much, not gonna lie.
Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to 2010’s Clash of the Titans, is just over a month away from its release, and we’ve already seen a handful of trailers, posters, and images from the film in the past few months, most recently getting a new trailer for the second film just last week.
We’ve now got a set of nineteen new images to share with you, courtesy of IMDb, featuring some of the impressive cast that includes the likes of Sam Worthington, Ralph Fiennes, Liam Neeson, and Danny Huston reprising their roles from the original, with Toby Kebbell, Rosamund Pike, Édgar Ramirez, and Bill Nighy joining them for this second time around.
Jonathan Liebesman (Battle: Los Angeles) is behind the camera for this one, and though the first film may have got fairly panned by critics, it nonetheless took just short of $500m. at the box office, and the sequel could certainly do well, boosting its already impressive cast with some great new faces.
Thu 12th Apr 2012 The Joint Las Vegas, NV United States
Sat 14th Apr 2012 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival Indio, CA United States
Tue 17th Apr 2012 Freeborn Hall at UC Davis Davis, CA United States
Thu 19th Apr 2012 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium San Francisco, CA United States
Sat 21st Apr 2012 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival Indio, CA United States
Sun 22nd Apr 2012 Santa Barbara Bowl Santa Barbara, CA United States
Mon 23rd Apr 2012 TCC Arena Tucson, AZ United States
Fri 27th Apr 2012 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival New Orleans, LA United States
Mon 21st May 2012 Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium Edmonton, AB Canada ON SALE SOON
Tue 22nd May 2012 MacEwan Hall Calgary, AB Canada ON SALE SOON
Fri 25th May 2012 Deer Lake Park Burnaby, BC Canada ON SALE SOON
Sun 27th May 2012 Sasquatch Music Festival George, WA United States
Tue 29th May 2012 Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre Salt Lake City, UT United States ON SALE SOON
Thu 31st May 2012 Red Rocks Amphitheater Morrison, CO United States ON SALE SOON
Thu 7th Jun 2012 Bonnaroo Manchester, TN United States
Fri 8th Jun 2012 Bonnaroo Manchester, TN United States
Sat 9th Jun 2012 Bonnaroo Manchester, TN United States
Sun 10th Jun 2012 Bonnaroo Manchester, TN United States
hopefully going to the Calgary show! also have no idea what to expect from a Bon Iver concert but I'm still excited.
'Game of Thrones' new art: 'The North Remembers'
By JAMES HIBBERD
HBO is starting to unveil its marketing art for season 2 of Game of Thrones. The network is rolling out a series of “fan ads” representing each of the major houses during the “War of Five Kings” — the name given to chaotic scrambling for power in the wake of King Robert Baratheon’s death. Here’s the first, featuring the sigil of House Stark. Looks like one big pelt (and for those who missed it, here’s the latest season 2 trailer):
I still think it's too early for the whole "The North Remembers" thing, but it is relevant to stuff that happens this season. Oh, and remember that 16-minute Season 2 featurette we were supposed to get this Friday? Yeah, it's not happening. WiC.net confirmed with HBO after they took it off their schedule. :(
While Spike Lee and the team behind "Oldboy" haven't yet found their leading lady, you gotta at least respect that they are going for some pretty solid talent. Rooney Mara was the first one to be offered the female lead in the film, before passing on it while Mia Wasikowska was also sought to join before the end of the year. Alas that didn't work out either, as yet another offer is going out, this time to rising "Martha Marcy May Marlene" star and recent Spirit Award nominee Elizabeth Olsen.
The part is for Marie, an integral role that we can't really talk about too much without getting into spoilers, but it's a tough part, one that Olsen has proven she could take on and of everyone mentioned so far, would arguably be the best fit. Josh Brolin is still on board in the lead, but the project has also had a hard time nailing down a villain with Colin Firth and Clive Owen both circling but ultimately not comitting. In fact, the casting issues have forced the production to be pushed back to late summer or early fall -- so really, still a lot of time to cast this right (and we're glad they're not rushing this out of the gate).
And while generally speaking this would be the kind of remake that would get under our skin, with Lee at the helm we're curious about what his energy and style would lend to it, and with screenwriter Mark Protosevic drawing on both the previous movie and the mangas, we're intrigued about how the story may change and shift in this version. But before we can find out more, we'll just have to wait and see how the casting plays out.
Honey, just decline this like everyone else.
“My weak ass label only shipped 55k physicals cuz they treated this like some indie side project tax right off,” tweeted Cudi. “So i apologize on behalf of my weak ass major label. And I apologize for the lack of promo, again, my weak ass major label. They tried to rush me thru this so i can just give em another MOTM, but guess what? Fuck that, next album is WZRD. MOTM3 on hold til 2014.”
He continues: “Who mad??? not me and @DotDaGenius : ) So its def gonna be tough to find one in the stores guys, I’m sorry about that. I gotta go out and find one too, becuz my weak ass label never even gave us a copy of our own album. FAIL!!! Im lettin Universal Republic have it, fuck it. What they gon’ do, spank me?? hahahaha.”
Considering musica fans’ purchasing behavior these days, we don’t think Cudi has much to worry about. When is the last time you actually headed out to a record store to buy an album on opening day?
Here are some new candids of Justin Bieber arriving at a Studio on February 28, 2012 in Los Angeles, CA. Sources claims that he is doing a new photoshoot!
Lilo arrives at SNL for rehearsals
A pic of her on set shooting her snl promo!!
SILENT HOUSE is a uniquely unsettling horror thriller starring Elizabeth Olsen as Sarah, a young woman who finds herself sealed inside her family’s secluded lake house. With no contact to the outside world, and no way out, panic turns to terror to terror as events become increasingly ominous in and around the house. Directed by filmmaking duo Chris Kentis and Laura Lau, SILENT HOUSE uses meticulous camera choreography to take the audience on a tension-filled, real time journey, experienced in a single uninterrupted shot.
The Wanted To Perform 'Glad You Came' On The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
The British boy band will make another high profile US TV appearance on the hugely popular chat series.
The Wanted have announced that they will perform their hit single 'Glad You Came' on the US TV series The Tonight Show With Jay Leno on 20th March.
The 'Lightning' stars' upcoming performance follows on from their hugely successful debut US tour and their appearances on the Ellen DeGeneres Show as well as the Chelsea Lately talk show.
The band took to their Twitter accounts earlier this evening (25th February) to announce the news to their followers.
They tweeted: "We are thrilled to announce that on March 20th, we will be on @JayLenoTonight performing #GLADYOUCAME! Can't wait! #TheWantedOnLENO ."
Their track also featured in a recent episode of Glee and is currently riding high in the US iTunes chart currently standing in fourth spot.
You can view some of the Wanted's best moments on America by taking a look inside their US tour diary.
I STAN these guys hardcore and love them sfm but i can't and won't betry Conan. I refuse to watch the fucking unfunny traitor-bitch chinman's show. it's unethical. I wish The Wanted the best tho and I hope they SLAY
Mariah has just announced a huge surprise. Mimi will be doing a show in New York City this Thursday (March 1, 2012) at Gotham Hall. Get your free tickets for the show by going to plotyourescape.com now. Tickets are very limited so hurry.
Earlier today, Mariah tweeted, "Lil excited, lil excited. Performing at Gotham Hall on 3/1. Get your tickets now." Mariah will perform at Gotham Hall with special guest star P. Diddy. The show will air on Jimmy Kimmel Live.
As I’ve been teasing you since yesterday, you know BUZZ has been invited to this major concert event in NYC on March 1. This is a 4 city (NY, L.A., NEW ORLEANS, CHICAGO) MAJOR concert event. Performers include Mary J Blige/Gavin DeGraw in New Orleans, Cee-Lo & Nicki Minaj in L.A., Maroon 5 and Sarah Bereilles in Chicago, and Mariah Carey & Diddy in NYC.
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Earlier this afternoon, Mariah tweeted a new photo from the studio:
"me pon de booth last night.. LYM!!"
Hurricane Mimi is on a projected course to slay your faves.
Lesser bitches be warned! ♥
1. Queen of California
2. The Age of Worry
3. Shadow Days
4. Speak for Me
5. Something Like Olivia
6. Born and Raised
7. If I Ever Get Around To Living
8. Love is a Verb
9. Walt Grace’s Submarine Test, January 1967
10. Whisky, Whisky, Whisky
11. A Face To Call Home
12. Born and Raised (Reprise)
Carl's Jr. knows how to sell hamburgers.
The fast-food restaurant chain can now ad recent Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover girl Kate Upton to its growing list of sexy women it's gotten to roll around seductively with one of their signature sandwiches.
"A spicy twist on a classic burger, the new Southwest Patty Melt features a charbroiled beef patty, with sliced jalapeños, grilled onions, pepper-Jack cheese and spicy Santa Fe sauce, all on grilled sourdough bread," reads the description of the company's latest burger - but it's Kate who adds all the heat.
It's been a busy month for 19-year-old Upton, in addition to Sports Illustrated she recently starred in a sexy photoshoot for Esquire. She revealed in the magazine that she's proud of her bikini body.
And now she joins the likes of Paris Hilton, Kim Kardashian, Audrina Patridge and Padma Lakshmi as a spokesperson for Carl's Jr.
source: scanned from this book
i like clove's interview (i think?) dress more than katniss' dress tbh, but everyone else looks like they're going to prom
Paramount to Release 'SpongeBob' Movie in Late 2014
UPDATED: Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman tells a Deutsche Bank investor conference that the film "will serve to start off or be one of our films that starts off our new animation effort."
NEW YORK - Viacom's Paramount Pictures will release a SpongeBob SquarePants movie in late 2014 as it looks to kick its animation output into a higher gear, Viacom president and CEO Philippe Dauman said Tuesday.
"We will be releasing a SpongeBob movie at the end of 2014, which will serve to start off or be one of our films that starts off our new animation effort," he told a Deutsche Bank media and telecom investor conference in Palm Beach, Fla. His appearance was webcast.
Paramount announced the formation of its new animation unit last July with a target of one release starting in 2014. It has previously not mentioned a specific project. However, Paramount picked up rights to Penny Arcade's science fiction comic New Kid in June and is planning an adaptation of it. The studio tapped The Book of Eli writer Gary Whitta to pen the script and Mary Parent and Cale Boyter are producing via their Paramount-based Disruption Entertainment.
Paramount has distributed animation fare from Jeffrey Katzenberg's DreamWorks Animation, but that deal is coming to an end at the close of this year. Dauman has repeatedly said that his company's studio would be fine without DWA, which has also weighed its options, including self-distributing its movies. But Dauman has not directly ruled out a potential renewal of the DWA deal.
Viacom released a SpongeBob film several years ago, but back then, Nickelodeon did not have as much of a presence around the world, Dauman said Tuesday in touting the outlook for the new feature.
The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie hit the silver screen late in 2004 and grossed $85.4 million domestically and $54.7 million abroad, according to BoxOfficeMojo.com. The film saw SpongeBob take leave from the town of Bikini Bottom to track down King Neptune's stolen crown.
Paramount did not provide additional deals on the new SpongeBob film.
Dauman also once again said that the Paramount animation productions will be a new opportunity for his company as they will each cost less than $100 million, and the animation unit will be only 30 to 40 people strong, allowing for good financial returns. Thanks to modern technology, the films still look "great" despite the lower cost, he said. He also lauded his studio team for winning an animation Oscar for Rango, the studio's first fully-owned CGI effort. "We're very proud of that," he said.
David Stainton, the head of Paramount's animation effort, resigned abruptly earlier in February. That has left Paramount Motion Picture Group president Adam Goodman in charge.
No. Just no. Some things just need to end. With that being said, seasons 2-3 of Spongebob and the movie are flawfree and your faves could never.
The actor has struck up a ‘very close’ friendship with Lydia Hearst, daughter of notorious kidnap victim and bank robber Patty Hearst. Cumberbatch, 35, has been seen at a number of Hollywood parties with the 27-year-old model over the past month. The pair were seated together at the 20th annual Elton John Aids Foundation Oscars Academy Awards viewing party on Sunday night, where one onlooker said they ‘only had eyes for each other’. And perhaps it’s no wonder the British actor is captivated by Miss Hearst, given that her family background is more dramatic than many film scripts.
Her great-grandfather was William Randolph Hearst, the newspaper magnate said to have inspired the megalomaniac central character in Citizen Kane. Her mother was an apolitical 19-year-old American heiress when she was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a Left-wing guerilla group, in 1974. Her case grew even stranger when, during her captivity, she joined the SLA, denounced her former life, took the name Tania and carried out an armed robbery on a bank in San Francisco with other group members. She was arrested the following year and during her trial it was claimed that she had developed Stockholm syndrome, the condition in which hostages begin to identify with their captors in order to make sense of what is happening to them.
Cumberbatch is being courted by Hollywood after appearing in Oscar-nominated hits Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy and War Horse. He is currently in the U.S. to film the Star Trek sequel, in which he plays a ‘baddie’. He also recently finished shooting Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit, in which he will voice both dragon Smaug and villain Necromancer. Martin Freeman, his co-star in BBC1’s Sherlock, has the title role.
He had a brief romance with fashion designer Anna Jones last year and his sister said: ‘One of his regrets is that he hasn’t found someone to settle down with. ‘I think they would have to be someone not in the acting profession. Someone who was happy to hold the fort while he went off and pursued his career.’
Last night, a spokesman for Cumberbatch confirmed he was ‘very close’ friends with Miss Hearst, adding: ‘They have been friends a while now, but to say they are dating is probably too strong.’
....and West Coast watch thread! Performances/spoilers under the cut.
Reed Grimm - Moves Like Jagger (lol)
Adam Brock - Think
Deandre Brackensick - Reasons
Colton Dixon - Decode from the Twilight Soundtrack
Jeremy Rosado - Gravity
Aaron Marcellus - Never Can Say Goodbye
Chase Likens - Storm Warning
This guy looks like RPattz
Creighton Fraker - True Colors
Phillip Phillips Jr. - In the Air Tonight
Eben Francowitz - Set Fire to the Rain
Heejun Han - Angels
Joshua Ledet - You Pulled Me Through
Jermaine - Dance with my Father <-- super secret 13th guy....meh.
What do you think of the episode? Who were your faves? And yes, people still watch this show.
Source: MJ's Big Blog
Pat and Joe Prosey know there will be some folks watching TLC’s upcoming edition of “My Crazy Obsession,” featuring their collection of Cabbage Patch dolls, and think the couple is totally bonkers.
And not in a good way.
It’s not that they’ve spent a ton of money amassing more than 5,000 of the dolls that will make folks say they’re weird — it’s the couple’s
insistence on carrying one, named Kevin, everywhere they go.
“I can see where a lot of people think we’re not quite right,” Pat Prosey says. “You could even say our daughter thinks we’re out there.”
Sure enough, in the edition of “My Crazy Obsession” to air March 7 at 10 p.m., daughter Vicki notes that she refuses to refer to Kevin as a kid or a brother.
The Maryland couple talk to Kevin as if he’s real, and walk around talking to others as if Kevin is a child, not the invention of a toymaker.
In one scene, they go into a gift shop where Joe, carrying Kevin, talks to the shop worker through Kevin. The woman says to the camera that her doll-carrying customers are usually in grade school.
“For every person who makes a comment like she does, there are 10 people who make a positive comment,” declares Pat.
The couple began collecting the dolls 27 years ago. Over time, they collected so many Cabbage Patch creatures that they had to build a separate 6,000-square-foot home just to house the collection. It costs upwards of $1,000 a month just to keep the dolls in a climate-controlled world.
Think twice about calling the Proseys nutso, because they’re not alone.
In one scene, Joe, a retired shipyard manager, invites other collectors to visit — along with their “kids” — and he sets up an amusement park where the dolls can play.
“We have a roof over our head. We have food. We don’t owe any money. It could be worse,” says Pat, who worked as a lab researcher. “We could be doing other things with our money.
“What about people who collect artwork,” Pat says. “Nobody thinks they’re weird. This happens to be our collection. I think it’s crazy to spend a couple of million dollars on jewelry or art.”
Carrying Kevin around all the time actually started as a fluke, says Joe. Years ago they were meeting friends to go waterskiing. He found a pint-sized wetsuit, got a small boat, and dragged Kevin along on the trip.
He’s been with them ever since.
“Somebody always has something to say, whether good or bad, about Cabbage Patch kids,” observes Joe.
Fellow Cabbage Patch collectors understand their connection to Kevin. On holidays, the “kids” send cards to each other.
“It’s a unique little fantasy world,” he says. “It’s good, clean fun.”
Where the collection goes — or grows — down the road is a big question for the retired couple.
“We have wrestled with the idea of what will happen to the collection when we’re gone,” Pat says. “We have it right now in our wills that the collection will be split between the Ronald McDonald House and St. Judes [Children’s Hospital].”
“If Vicki did not want to take him, he would go with the rest of the collection,” Pat says. “No matter what she says about the kids or our collection, I kind of think that would be the one memento she’d want to hold onto.”
Love Doll Obsession
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