Jennifer Carpenter Developing ‘Death Class’ as Drama Series (14 Apr 2014)

Actress Jennifer Carpenter and producer George Stelzner are developing a drama series based on the recent non-fiction book “The Death Class: A True Story About Life.”
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MTV Movie Awards: ‘Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ Wins Big (14 Apr 2014)

For a night, at least, “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” “The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug” and “This is the End” got to be awards show darlings. Commercial hits, particularly those geared at audiences too young to legally drive or drink, were the big winners at Sunday's MTV Movie Awards. Let “12 Years a Slave” savor its Best Picture Oscar and “American Hustle” monopolize those critics best lists, “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” was the big winner at this year's honors. The blockbuster sequel nabbed three major awards, scoring Golden Popcorns for Best Movie as well as Best Female and Male Performances. »
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Shailene Woodley talks 'Allegiant' split decision: 'That’s another year of kicking ass' (14 Apr 2014)

Big news concerning post-dystopian Chicago came out last week: Allegiant, the final book in Veronica Roth’s Divergent trilogy, will be split into two movies.
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David Michod to Direct, Write Brad Pitt’s ‘The Operators’ (14 Apr 2014)

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Rihanna Does a Sleeping Angelina Jolie Impression at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards (14 Apr 2014)

It's not often that we're so confident with such a specific style reference, but this time we are 100% spot on. Rihanna in this Ulyana Sergeenko is Angelina Jolie doing her famous leg pop in a gorgeous white nightie. The kind Angie would wear to bed on a sexy, weekend getaway with her main man...or a random Friday night once all six kids are in bed...or at 2 pm on a Wednesday just before her daily bubble bath because she's Angelina Jolie. Either way, it's like the "Stay" singer studied this classic photo of the Unbroken director and copied it, perfectly! Still, there's something really beautiful about this frock. The burlesque-performer bodysuit underneath has a distinctly '50s feel and »
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Move Over Cupcakes! Colorado Just Got Its First Marijuana Vending Machine, for the Stoner-on-the-Go (14 Apr 2014)

Cupcake vending machines are old news. And now that we have burrito vending machines too, it makes sense that a marijuana vending machine couldn't be too far behind. Where the munchies go, the pot follows. Well, they're here. Colorado unveiled its first weed vending machine this weekend on the patio of Montana's Smokehouse in Avon. Good news for the stoner-on-the-go: The ZaZZZ machine will dispense all your favorite edibles, quick and easy! Bad news: Only if you have a medical license and valid ID. Here are all the reasons we can think of that you would need weed this fast: • Last minute tickets to a Dave Matthews Band concert. • You just drove past a White »
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A Mentally Ill Rory Culkin Grabs a Knife and Loses His Cool in ‘Gabriel’ (Exclusive Video) (14 Apr 2014)

In 2002, Kieran Culkin played a troubled young man who heads to New York City and makes trouble in “Igby Goes Down.” Now, 12 years later, his younger brother Rory is taking a similar setup to a much darker extreme in “Gabriel,” a drama that is making its debut at the Tribeca Film Festival. Also read: Tribeca Film Festival 2014 Slate Led by Roman Polanski, Joss Whedon, Nicole Holofcener Movies The youngest Culkin gives an electrifying performance as a mentally ill teenager who leaves his treatment facility in search of past lives and loves that may no longer be available. Pushing and pulling. »
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Brad Pitt Circling General McChrystal Film (14 Apr 2014)

Yes, that General McChrystal — the former commanding general of international and U.S. forces in Afghanistan, who was fired in 2010 after some controversial remarks in a Rolling Stone profile by the late Michael Hastings. That incident is getting a movie, and Brad Pitt will produce; he's also likely to star as McChrystal. David Michod will direct and adapt (from The Operators, Hastings's book about the general). Okay, sounds great; now when do we get a Petraeus movie? »
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Listen: On Kcrw's The Treatment, Mindy Kaling Tells Elvis Mitchell "I'll Never Be Demure" (14 Apr 2014)

"The Mindy Project" star and creator Mindy Kaling recently came aboard Kcrw's The Treatment podcast to talk about the show and her career with film critic Elvis Mitchell. Listen below. Now in the thick of its second season, Fox's "The Mindy Project" was just renewed for a third season. Much like HBO's "Girls," "Mindy" revolves around the professional and romantic foibles of a flawed, flustered but career-driven young woman. She describes it as both a workplace sitcom and a "dating show about people who are loosely bonded by their work but are desperately single and want to form relationships." Kaling recently spoke candidly with Charlie Rose about race and women. Read highlights and watch video here. »
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Jennifer Aniston and Emma Roberts Win Best Kiss at MTV Movie Awards—Why Were They M.I.A.? (14 Apr 2014)

Jennifer Aniston won Best Kiss and last night's MTV Movie Awards for her smooch sesh with Emma Roberts and Will Poulter in We're the Millers, but both ladies weren't in attendance to accept their golden popcorn statues. Poulter, who won earlier in the evening for Best Breakthrough Performance, accepted the award on behalf of the trio. So how come both Aniston and Roberts were a no show at the ceremony? The former Friends actress has been busy at work on her latest film project, Cake. The 45-year-old has been filming the gritty indie flick about an hour outside of L.A. and spent most of the weekend on set. Most recently, Aniston was seen filming with a darker brunette bob and »
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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Enjoy Romantic Trip In Paris—Get the Scoop! (14 Apr 2014)

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are enjoying a romantic trip in the City of Light! The 33-year-old beauty arrived in Paris on Saturday to meet up with her man. The two then worked out at Usine Gym Center and sweat it out together before their busy day on Sunday which included a bit of high-end shopping in addition to visiting a famous venue amid mounting speculation that the couple is in the early stages of wedding planning. On Sunday, Kim visited Château de Versailles construit à Louveciennes, where she spent an hour meeting with the staff and walking around the grounds of the property. Video: Is Kimye's wedding on hold? According to an eyewitness, "Kim was so happy and enjoyed »
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Aaron Paul & Kellan Lutz Photobomb Coachella Couple, Jackass (Star) Does the Same to Jessica Alba—See the Pics! (14 Apr 2014)

So a meth maker and a vampire headed to Coachella.... Actually, it was Breaking Bad's Aaron Paul and Twilight alum Kellan Lutz (who are, obviously, quite different Irl than the oft-troubled characters they once played onscreen) who the music festival this past weekend. At first glance, Aaron and Kellan fit right in with the crowd, but the fun-loving guys couldn't miss a chance to Photobomb an unsuspecting couple's selfie! Initially, the Coachella twosome only noticed Aaron giving a double thumbs-up in the background of their shot. Naturally, they posted the picture to Reddit, writing, "We got photobombed by Aaron Paul (Jesse Pinkman from breaking bad) at Coachella [Friday]."  An eagle-eyed »
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Alexa Ray Joel Collapsed During Sold-Out Show (14 Apr 2014)

Alexa Ray Joel is recovering after collapsing during a performance in New York on Saturday night. The singer-songwriter - and daughter of musician Billy Joel and model Christie Brinkley - lost consciousness while on stage at the Cafe Carlyle, where she was playing to a sold-out crowd. She was rushed to the emergency room at New York Presbyterian Hospital and diagnosed with vasovagal syncope, a condition that blocks blood from flowing to the brain and causes fainting, her rep tells People. But Joel, 28, assures fans she is doing well. Vasovagal syncope does not require any treatment. "I wanted to thank »
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