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Could the Ghostbusters receptionist be Chris Hemsworth's smartest role yet?

Some might say the Australian actor is taking a risk by diverting from his destiny as Hollywood’s archetypal hunk. But Tony Curtis, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Channing Tatum all found success by challenging fans’ expectations<p>Why would a beefy 21st-century Hollywood behemoth such as Chris Hemsworth …

Channing Tatum

Lori Petty on 'Point Break' remake: 'That's some stupid s--t right there'

The <i>Point Break</i> remake got its first trailer a few weeks ago, and people aren’t too excited. Especially Lori Petty, who played Johnny Utah’s (Keanu …

Was Blake Lively Drunk When She Made These Valentine's Day Cookies?

It's really hard to explain what's going on with that "bitch, please" cookie.<p>I'm at a loss for words about these Blake Lively homemade cookies.<p>Blake, who recently made her return to social media after giving birth, made some cookies for Valentine's Day. And I'm using the word "cookies" a little …

Sequel to Stieg Larsson’s Dragon Tattoo Trilogy Coming in August

A new novel in late Swedish author Stieg Larsson’s Millennium trilogy will hit shelves in 35 countries this August, the book’s publisher announced …

Shania Twain Las Vegas Concert Special to Air on ABC

Shania Twain is returning to TV screens, for one night only, in the exclusive concert event, <i>Shania: Still the One Live from Vegas</i>, airing February …

Country Music

Watch the Teaser for Tina Fey and Amy Poehler’s New Movie Sisters

It was a only a matter of time before everyone’s favorite hosting duo, <b>Tina Fey</b> and <b>Amy Poehler</b>, played onscreen sisters. The pair, who last starred opposite each other in 2008’s <i>Baby Momma</i>, will reunite this Christmas as siblings who, when they discover their parents have put their childhood home up …

Celebrity News

Golden Globes Red Carpet Photos: Stars Dressed to Impress for 2015

The Golden Globes are here, and the stars are stepping out in style!<p>Tonight, kicking off the 2015 awards season, the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards is broadcasting live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.<p>This year's nominees include veteran actress Julianne Moore, whose two …

Golden Globes

Golden Globes red carpet: the best looks in pictures

Eddie Redmayne, Amy Adams and Lana Del Rey among the stars showing their stuff on the red carpet at the 2015 Golden Globes

Golden Globes

See Jennifer Aniston Get Handsy with Kate Hudson on the Golden Globes Red Carpet

<b>Kate Hudson</b> looked so irresistible on the Golden Globes red carpet tonight that neither <b>Reese Witherspoon</b> nor <b>Jennifer Aniston</b> could resist reaching out to publicly display their affection for her alluring look. E!’s red carpet camera caught both handsy interactions (though only one of them has made …

Celebrity News

Katy Perry Will Reportedly ‘Diss’ Taylor Swift During The Super Bowl Halftime Show

Katy Perry and Taylor Swift, the non-Beyoncé titans of the pop music world, get along about as well as, well, Beyoncé and the Destiny’s Child’s members who aren’t Beyoncé. When Taylor’s not writing songs about Katy, Katy’s spreading rumors that Taylor TOTALLY took John Mayer under the bleachers …

6 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Love Life

<b>2. Falling into a Rut</b><br>“It’s easy to get stuck in your comfort zone without realizing it in a way that makes it hard for you to meet people," says Greer. "For example, maybe you always hang out with your sister and her husband or you give up free nights to babysit their kids." While it’s fantastic to …

14 Celebs with Abs You’d Kill For

14 Celebs with Abs You'd Kill For<p>Their bellies are flat-out fitspiring.<p>True statement: The 14 celebs you're about to see have envy-inducing, seriously bangin' abs. Check out this slideshow for a big dose of photo fitspiration, and to learn how you can make <i>your</i> middle fitter and stronger than …

Taking risks in the indie 'Cake' is paying off for Jennifer Aniston

Jennifer Aniston's sitting on the floor of her Bel-Air home, wedged in the tight space between her coffee table and sofa. "I know, it's weird, right?" says the actress, looking cramped in her otherwise spacious living room. "My dogs run things around here [she points to the pitbull stretched across …

Seth Rogen To The First Audience To See ‘The Interview’: ‘Thank You So F*cking Much’

There are a lot of people out there who still think that all of the Guardians of Peace and Sony Pictures hack news stories and nonsense were all just some elaborate marketing scheme to help make <i>The Interview</i> the No. 1 film on Christmas Day. While that idea doesn’t really make sense – Sony had faith …

Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken Wins the Christmas Day Box Office

The film bested Into the Woods and The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies.<p><b>Angelina Jolie</b> has just beaten two giants.<p>Jolie’s second work as a director, <i>Unbroken</i>, is now expected to be the top film at the Christmas Day box office, besting Disney’s <i>Into the Woods</i> as well as the final installment of …

Cooperation and creative versatility distinguish winning directors

A number of recent movies — including some of this year's top awards contenders — revive a decades-old debate about the type of director who shapes the most memorable films.<p>In his famed 1962 essay, "Notes on the Auteur Theory," Andrew Sarris gave the highest praise to strong-willed directors like …

Clint Eastwood

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’: The galaxy’s main event | Hero Complex – movies, comics, pop culture – Los Angeles Times

A scene from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." (Lucasfilm / Disney)<p>John Boyega in a scene from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." (Lucasfilm / Disney)<p>A scene from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." (Lucasfilm / Disney)<p>A scene from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." (Lucasfilm / Disney)<p>A scene from "Star Wars: …

Superman Vs. Iron Man — Heroes Battle in Fan-Made Trailer

2014: The year without Rihanna

This year we saw Beyonce and Taylor Swift wherever we looked. But Rihanna’s absence felt like a statement in itself<p>2014 has been the year Rihanna took a break from pop music.<p>It's notable mostly because the singer herself has made it notable: Rihanna produced seven studio albums in as many years. …

Do This Workout for a Flat Belly!

<b>Reverse Lunge with Twist & Pull</b> <b><br>Targets:</b> butt, thighs, core, shoulders, and upper back<p>Stand with your arms extended forward at chest height, holding one end of the band in each hand. Step your left foot back, and lower into a lunge. Twist your torso over your right leg, and pull your hands farther …

6 Reasons Your Hair Is Thinning

<b>You're Having An Allergic Reaction</b><br>Allergies can manifest themselves in a bunch of weird ways, and thinning hair is one of them. "An allergic reaction will cause the capillaries to constrict and weaken the blood flow to the base of the follicle," says Ferrara. This inhibits healthy hair growth. Step …

Increase Metabolism

10 Things That Slow Your Metabolism<p>Stop these habits now to boost your calorie-burning potential<p>Shutterstock.com<p>Need another reason to love your body? It burns calories all by itself—as long as you don't get in the way. See, every cell in your body plays a role in energy metabolism—the process of …

Drew Barrymore Is in No Rush to Slim Down After Having Two Children

After having two adorable daughters less than two years apart, Drew Barrymore reveals in this week's <i>People</i> that she is more than happy to ignore the …

The 10 Best Beauty Trends of 2014

From slick hair to statement lips, the beauty trends that shaped 2014 may have originated on the runways—but it was fashion’s favorite It Brits, exquisitely low-key <i>Parisiennes,</i> and off-duty Victoria’s Secret models who took them for a street-ready spin (and the occasional stroll down the red …

Joss Whedon Talks 'Avengers: Age of Ultron,' 'Bigger' Sequels, and Scarlet Witch

When we saw Joss Whedon on the set of "Avengers: Age of Ultron" this past summer, he looked like he had been beaten up by the movie's robotic bad guy. Bags drooped under each eye, he moved slowly, looked gaunt, and, while giving his answers the characteristically snappy Joss Whedon delivery, the …

Judd Apatow: Pulling 'Interview' points to 'dark future' in Hollywood

WhenSeth Rogen's film "The Interview" had its Christmas Day theatrical release canceled Wednesday, incensed movie fans rushed to social media to voice their disappointment. But one corner of the Twittersphere remained conspicuously quiet: Hollywood.<p>One of the few industry voices who spoke out early …

Best of Late Night TV: Jimmy Kimmel's Proposal and Lady Gaga's Advice From A Stripper

<i>If you're like us and value your sleep, you probably nodded off into your Ambien dreamland before the party started on post-prime time TV. Don't worry; we've got you covered. Here's the best of what happened last night on late night.</i><p>Is anyone else wondering how Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett started …

Watch Tom Hiddleston Sing A Christmas Carol With A Dog

Tom Hiddleston has spent months getting into character as Hank Williams for his forthcoming film, "I Saw The Light." Lucky for us, some of that prep included rehearsing in a studio with Rodney Crowell and a dog. During some down time, Hiddleston knew what the world needed right now -- happiness! so …

Andy Serkis Busted Rumors And Dropped Hints About ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

Master of motion capture Andy Serkis is going to be playing, well, <i>somebody</i> in <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>. Probably somebody pretty important based on the fact that his voice was all over the debut trailer. Serkis recently sat down with Entertainment Weekly to answer a few questions about the …

'Jurassic World': See Chris Pratt ride with some raptors -- exclusive

It’s never an easy walk in <i>Jurassic Park</i>. In fact, guests typically end up running like hell. The fourth installment of Universal’s biggest franchise …