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Seth Rogen Sings ‘Poison’ With Bell Biv DeVoe; Fulfills Lifelong Dream

20 October 2014 6:45 AM, PDT | Vulture | See recent Vulture news »

"One day I'm going to sing with those guys," an 8-year-old Seth Rogen whispered to himself 24 years ago in his quiet suburban Canadian house after seeing the video for Bell Biv DeVoe's "Poison" on Much Music. This weekend, that dream came to fruition at the third annual Hilarity for Charity event he hosted with his wife, Lauren Miller Rogen. After performances from the likes of Sarah Silverman, Weird Al, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt (covering No Doubt’s "I’m Just a Girl"), Bell Biv DeVoe came onstage to do what they do. They event raised over $900,000 for Alzheimer's research. Great! As Bbd sings in the song's first verse, "Let's cure it 'cause we're running out of time." »

- Jesse David Fox

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Ever Wonder What Makes Michael Sheen Such a Chick Magnet?

19 October 2014 1:37 AM, PDT | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

You've seen Michael Sheen on screen in Underworld and the Twilight series, as Prime Minister Tony Blair in The Queen, and even during his 2010 stint on 30 Rock. You may also be a fan of his current Showtime hit, Masters of Sex, but what's more impressive than his award-winning, two-decade-long career, you ask? His longtime status as a total chick magnet, of course. Michael's been dating gorgeous, talented women for years, and his latest love, comedienne Sarah Silverman, is yet another example of his impressive romantic pursuits. We're dying to know, what is it about the actor that has women like Kate Beckinsale and Rachel McAdams wrapped around his finger? Below, our findings. Source: Getty / Venturelli »

- Lauren-Turner

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Pros and Cons of 'Saturday Night Live' Season 40 So Far

18 October 2014 2:44 PM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

After a handful of episodes featuring new cast members, characters and digital shorts, plus hosts including Chris Pratt, Sarah Silverman and former "SNL" star Bill Hader, we’re here at the first break of the fortieth season of “Saturday Night Live.”  But that’s no reason to not talk about the show!  Here are five pros and five cons about the program thus far this Fall: »

- Ryan McGee

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The 50 Funniest Women of the Past 50 Years: #20-11

16 October 2014 1:52 PM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

Make people laugh and they won't even realize you're making them think. Over the past 50 years, women have broken through the glass ceiling time after time, shattering stereotypes and thumbing their noses at the old chestnut that "Women aren't funny." Fact: Anybody who says women aren't funny doesn't want them to be funny. We're looking back on the 50 funniest women of the past 50 years, their contributions to comedy, and their enduring legacies that inspire men and women alike. These are the 50 women who have helped (and are helping) to introduce the next class of hilarious women, which will inevitably include Amy Schumer, Lena Dunham, Mindy Kaling, Tig Notaro, Chelsea Handler, Maria Bamford, Aubrey Plaza, and Kate McKinnon. Keep in mind this list only includes women who are primarily performers in movies, television, and standup comedy. That's why you don't see legends like Nora Ephron, Anne Beatts, and Elaine May here. »

- Louis Virtel

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Ryan Gosling Could Be Marvel’s Next Superhero, Christian Bale To Play Steve Jobs + More of Today’s First Dibs

16 October 2014 6:00 AM, PDT | VH1.com | See recent VH1.com news »

Ryan Gosling plans his return to the big screen, Christian Bale is the next actor to take on Steve Jobs, actress Elizabeth Peña passed away, and more of today’s First Dibs.

Ryan Gosling has meetings with Marvel, Warner Brother, and Summit about joining their upcoming action flicks. [THR] Christian Bale is playing apple co-founder Steve Jobs in a new Sony biopic. [Variety] Actress Elizabeth Peña died at 55 years old of natural causes. [E!] The Walking Dead season five premiere pulled in record-breaking ratings. [Moviefone] Sex and the City writers respond to Chris Noth‘s comment on Carrie Bradshaw being a “whore.” [Cosmopolitan] Robin Thicke threw himself a “divorce party” with Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, and a bunch of models. [Page Six] Diehard Kansas City Royals fan Paul Rudd invites fans to his mom’s house to celebrate the team’s advancement to the World Series. [Kmbc] Bet’s The Real Husbands of Hollywood will reference Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey‘s split. »

- Taylor Ferber

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Denny’s, ‘Robot Chicken’ Studio Cook Up ‘The Grand Slams’ Web Series

15 October 2014 12:35 PM, PDT | Tubefilter.com | See recent Tubefilter News news »

While web series cover a wide range of topics, it’s still unusual to see one pop up that features breakfast foods as the characters (not just as the subjects). But that’s exactly what Denny’s and Stoopid Buddy Stoodios have served up to the online video masses in their new web series The Grand Slams. The animated web series is based on the restaurant chain’s popular Grand Slam dish, and introduces viewers to four different breakfast foods (Egg, Pancake, Sausage, and Bacon). Together, these four morning-meal favorites go on delicious adventures both in and out of the restaurant. The debut episode finds Bacon and Sausage refusing to let whipped-cream-and-chocolate-covered Pancake into the hot new breakfast bar in town because “there’s no dessert with breakfast.” The Grand Slams is Denny’s latest attempt at snagging the attention of younger millenials. The restaurant chain’s previous web series, »

- Bree Brouwer

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Chris Rock to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’ With Musical Guest Prince

14 October 2014 1:04 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Chris Rock will return to host “Saturday Night Live” along with musical guest Prince, the show confirmed Tuesday. The duo will headline the Nov. 1 episode of the late night sketch comedy show's 40th season, which was kicked off by a Chris Pratt-hosted premiere. This season has seen Sarah Silverman taking hosting duties with Maroon 5 performing, followed by Bill Hader hosting and Irish blues musician Hozier performing. See video: Seth Rogen Confronts Exec Who Cancelled ‘Freaks and Geeks’ Backstage at ‘SNL’ (Video) Hader's “SNL” did not fair well on the Nielsen sheets, tying a May 2014 (Charlize Theron) episode as the sketch. »

- Linda Ge

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Chris Rock Books Return to Host 'SNL' in November

14 October 2014 9:45 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

After recent beloved "Saturday Night Live" alum Bill Hader hosted the show this past weekend, fellow onetime "SNL" star Chris Rock has also booked his return.

The sketch series announced on Twitter Tuesday that Rock will host "SNL" on November 1, nearly two decades after his only previous hosting gig, way back in 1996. The comedian was a cast member on the show from 1990-1993.

Rock will be the third alum to host an episode of "SNL"'s 40th season -- following Hader and Sarah Silverman -- and he'll be the fourth out of five hosts overall this season to make a repeat hosting appearance, after Jim Carrey returns for the gig on October 25. (Chris Pratt, who hosted the season premiere, is the only first-timer of the bunch so far.)

The comedian will be joined by musical guest Prince, making his third appearance on the program, following stints in 1981 and 2006.

Rock's episode airs November 1 at 11:30 p. »

- Katie Roberts

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PlayStation Network Debuts Trailer For First Original Series ‘Powers’

13 October 2014 3:20 PM, PDT | Tubefilter.com | See recent Tubefilter News news »

New York Comic Con had all sorts of digital media surprises this past weekend, including one from Sony’s Playstation Network (Psn). The gaming-based network revealed the trailer for its first original series dubbed Powers. Starring Sharlto Copley, Susan Heyward, and Eddie Izzard, the show is based on the comic book by the same name by Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming. Powers’s ten episodes will tell the story of detectives in charge of investigating the supernatural crimes of powerful, other-worldly beings. Sony Pictures Television and Circle of Confusion will both produce the series which will debut on Psn sometime in December 2014. Playstation will be the first gaming console to create exclusive programming for its subscribers with this new foray into digital series. Earlier this year, it seemed Microsoft’s XBox Entertainment Studios would be taking the helm in the direct-to-console production arena, offering original series from the likes of Steven Spielberg, »

- Bree Brouwer

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Katie Holmes will reprise her Jackie Kennedy role in 'The Kennedys – After Camelot'

13 October 2014 2:42 AM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

Katie Holmes will reprise her Jackie Kennedy role in "The Kennedys – After Camelot” ReelzChannel is following up on its 2011 “The Kennedys” miniseries with a four-episode follow-up based on the book “After Camelot, which documents the Kennedys from Robert F. Kennedy’s assassination in 1968 to the present. Holmes will also serve as an executive producer while directing one of the episodes. Billy Eichner accuses Burger King of ripping him off A new Burger King ad features a guy on a street yelling at people, which prompted a Twitter tirade from Eichner on Sunday night: "Hey @BurgerKing-thanks for stealing my act for ur new commercial!! Except its not as funny & everyone knows u stole it. Get Your Own Ideas." “SNL” ties its lowest-ever demo ratings with Bill Hader Last week’s episode was down from one-tenth from the Sarah Silverman episode. Plus: Watch the unaired Coal Miners sketch, and "SNL" had a »

- Norman Weiss

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7 Amazing 'SNL' Fake Movie Trailers You Need To Watch Right Now!

13 October 2014 12:30 AM, PDT | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Season 40 of 'SNL' has already had some great fake trailers, but here's the show's all-time best.

This weekend's Saturday Night Live had host and SNL alum Bill Hader and the cast mocking those wildly popular Young Adult movies (i.e. The Hunger Games, Divergent) in a soon-to-be classic parody trailer.

Like all sci-fi Y.A. worlds, in The Group Hopper, Pete Davidson plays a young man thrust into a world that is impossible to understand. Pete's only chance at surviving is to learn which social class he belongs to.

Video: Behind the Scenes with Chris Pratt at Saturday Night Live

Like most Y.A. heroes, he's not going to let his fate be decided by some overreaching dictator like that of Bill Hader's character, who is donning makeup like that of The Hunger Games' Effie Trinket.

Is The Group Hopper the best parody trailer of all time? Here's seven more »

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A Million Ways to Die in the West Blu-ray Giveaway

12 October 2014 9:01 PM, PDT | CinemaNerdz | See recent CinemaNerdz news »

CinemaNerdz is proud to offer our readers a chance to win one of two Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Combo copies of A Million Ways to Die in the West starring Seth MacFarlane, Amanda Seyfried, Neil Patrick Harris, Liam Neeson, and Charlize Theron.

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12 October 2014 12:00 AM, PDT | HollywoodChicago.com | See recent HollywoodChicago.com news »

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Jim Carrey Confirmed to Host SNL, With Musical Guest Iggy Azalea

11 October 2014 9:06 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Jim Carrey is confirmed to host NBC’s Saturday Night Live for a third time, on Oct. 25 — two weeks before Dumb and Dumber To hits theaters.

Related SNL Vet Jan Hooks Dead at 57

Word of Carrey’s possible encore was originally reported last month by TheWrap. He last lorded over Studio 8H in January 2011.

Serving as musical guest alongside Carrey will be Iggy Azalea.

Related storiesSNL's Jan Hooks Dead at 57TVLine Items: Stephen Collins Cut by Scandal, Hader's SNL Promo and MoreSarah Silverman Hosts SNL: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Sketches »

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SNL's Jan Hooks Dead at 57

9 October 2014 3:00 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Saturday Night Live vet Jan Hooks died Thursday morning in New York City following a serious illness, TMZ is reporting.

Hooks was a memorable part of the SNL cast from 1986-91, and was known for her work with Nora Dunn in the Sweeney Sisters sketches, as well as for impressions of Kathie Lee Gifford, Tammy Faye Bakker and Sinead O’Connor.

Most recently, she guest-starred on 30 Rock as Verna, the hilariously trashy, often monstrous mother of Jane Krakowski’s Jenna Maroney.

After her exit from SNL, Hooks joined Designing Women for two seasons, playing Carlene, the younger sister of the departing Jean Smart’s Charlene. »

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‘The Daily Show’ Tackles Sexist Gop Political Ads Aimed at Birth Control-Chugging Women (Video)

9 October 2014 7:16 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Women voters are being targeted in some questionable campaign ads for the upcoming midterm elections. On Wednesday night's “The Daily Show,” correspondent Kristen Schaal explained to Jon Stewart why Republicans are spending millions to draw female voters to the Gop. “Republicans have finally figured out what's most important to women: menfolk!” Schaal said. “Women don't see candidates as potential leaders. We see them as possible soulmates. And Republicans are finally running ads to reflect that.” See video: Sarah Silverman Wants Equal Pay for Women But a Sex Change For Herself One such ad, sponsored by the College Republican National Committee, »

- Ryan O'Connell

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Paula Patton Officially Dumps Robin Thicke, Shonda Rhimes Slams Katherine Heigl + More of Today’s First Dibs

9 October 2014 6:00 AM, PDT | VH1.com | See recent VH1.com news »

Paula Patton puts her divorce in writing, Shonda Rhimes doesn’t have time for people like Katherine Heigl, Hilary Duff returns to network TV, and more of today’s First Dibs.

Paula Patton has cited “irreconcilable differences” in her divorce from Robin Thicke and wants joint custody of their 4-year-old Julian. [TMZ] Shonda Rhimes slams Katherine Heigl, saying on the Scandal set: “There are no Heigls in this situation…I don’t put up with bullshit or nasty people. I don’t have time for it.” [E!] Sarah Silverman addresses the wage gap and says she would have to “change her gender to change what’s in her wallet.” [Mic] Red Bull agrees to pay $13 million to U.S. customers for false advertising. [ABC] Hilary Duff‘s new TV Land show Younger releases its first trailer. [Seventeen] Amanda Bynes goes on another Twitter rant, claiming she’s suing basically everyone. [Daily Mail] Melissa Joan Hart accidentally locked »

- Taylor Ferber

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt Added as Performer for Seth Rogen's Hilarity for Charity Variety Show (Video)

9 October 2014 2:18 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Joseph Gordon-Levitt has been added to the roster of performers on Seth Rogen and Lauren Miller Rogen's 3rd Annual Los Angeles Hilarity for Charity Variety Show. Gordon-Levitt joins previously announced performers Sarah Silverman, Craig Robinson and the Nasty Delicious, plus Bill Burr and Kumail Nanjiani. In addition, one lucky fan and a guest will win a chance to be Seth Rogen‘s date to the prom-themed event, which takes place on Friday, Oct. 7 at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles, thanks to Omaze. See photos: James Franco, Seth Rogen Are Naked and Afraid in Latest Bromantic Adventure The winner and their guest will be. »

- Jason Hughes

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Mix and Match Your Perfect All-Female 'Ghostbusters' Cast!

8 October 2014 6:00 PM, PDT | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

So many comedians to choose from, so few roles.

Who you gonna call? Paul Feig!

Feig, whose streak off recent hits includes Bridesmaids and The Heat, confirmed on Twitter today that he will indeed direct the reboot of the Ghostbusters franchise. And this time, it’s ladies only.

It's official. I'm making a new Ghostbusters & writing it with @katiedippold & yes, it will star hilarious women. That's who I'm gonna call.

Paul Feig (@paulfeig) October 8, 2014

(Katie Dippold wrote The Heat for Feig.)

Watch: Return to the red carpet for 'Ghostbusters' 1984 premiere!

When rumors originally surfaced that Ghostbusters might get the reboot treatment, original star Bill Murray suggested some women to fill the roles: "Melissa [McCarthy] would be a spectacular Ghostbuster. And Kristen Wiig is so funny...I like this girl Linda Cardellini a lot. And Emma Stone is funny. There are some funny girls out there."

Bill, there are A Lot of funny women out there. Here are »

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Sarah Silverman Opts for Sex Change in Nsfw Wage-Gap Ad

8 October 2014 5:09 PM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Sarah Silverman might not have landed on the most practical solution for increasing her income.  The comedian and actress stars in an ad for the Equal Payback Project that aims to shed light on the gender wage gap. The campaign also calls for donations through crowdfunding site Tilt to further the National Women's Law Center in its fight for equal-pay legislation.  After pointing out that women make 78 cents to each dollar earned by a man, Silverman decides to take matters into her own hands by getting a sex-change operation. Watch more 'SNL': Sarah Silverman Plays Joan

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- Ryan Gajewski

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