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Who Wore What And Who Won At The 2012 Billboard Music Awards?

Winners And Losers

Last night was the 2012 Billboard Music Awards and we have the full rundown of who won, who lost and who wore what to the music award show. The MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas, Nevada sizzled last night. Check out the list of winners and a gallery of pics from the red carpet. Major win for me = Brandy Norwood. Major loss = Miley Cyrus. Oh, and the overall winner in the award stakes was not surprisingly, the majestic, Adele. More »

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Russell Brand To Host The 2012 MTV Movie Awards

Is Brand A Good Brand Name For MTV?

MTV has announced today that Russell Brand will be hosting this year’s 2012 MTV Movie Awards on June 3rd. This will be Russell’s first time hosting the MTV Movie Awards, but he has done work on an MTV trophy show and MTV Music Video Awards back in 2008 and 2009. What do you think of the British comedian, star of the upcoming film Rock of Ages hosting this year’s fan-voted awards? Thumbs up or down? More »

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The 2012 MTV Movie Awards Nominations Have Been Announced

'The Hunger Games' & 'Bridemaids' Garner the Most Noms

This June, MTV will host its annual Movie Awards show so that they can honor what they consider the best of the best in film. This year, the MTV Movie Awards has been overhauled a bit with new categories and a new voting process. The nominations for this year’s awards show have been announced today and The Hunger Games and Bridesmaids lead the pack with the most noms. Click below to find out what other films have been nominated for The MTV Movie Awards this year and learn more about this year’s show. More »

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Watch: Johnny Depp Joins Marilyn Manson On Stage For A Live Performance

Taylor Momsen Gets In on the Fun, Too

Last month we learned that actor Johnny Depp will appear on BFF Marilyn Manson‘s new album Born Villain when it gets released in May. Today we learn that the BFFs got together on stage last night at Club Nokia here in LA to perform at Revolver magazine’s Golden God Awards. Johnny played guitar while MM performed his cover of the Eurythmics song Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This). Click below to watch video of the collaboration last night. More »

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Neil Patrick Harris Will Host The 2012 Tony Awards

Third Time's the Charmer

It looks like the forthcoming 2012 Tony Awards will, once again, be must-see this year because they have just announced that actor Neil Patrick Harris has signed on to host the show again. NPH previously hosted the Tonys two times before and managed to do a fantastic job both times. Clearly the Tonys want people to watch their show again so, naturally, they went after Neil as host. Click below for all the deets about NPH‘s upcoming gig as Tony Awards host … for the third time. More »

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Late Night Host Jimmy Kimmel Will Host The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards

Honoring TV's Best

Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel has been offered the job of hosting the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards in September. This will be the first time the star and producer of Jimmy Kimmel Live! hosts the Emmys. ABC also announced today that director and producer Don Mischer will be producing the Emmy telecast. Don recently directed and produced the Academy Awards and this will be the 12th time he does the Emmys. Sadly, this year’s Academy Awards left many people underwhelmed, so hopefully the Emmys will be the opportunity to spice things up again and make it an entertaining show again. Do you think Jimmy will do a good job as host? More »

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Angelina Jolie Finally Acknowledges ‘The Right Leg’ Oscars Saga

#Angelina Jolie's Right Leg

The biggest story to have to come out of the 2012 Annual Academy Awards earlier this year was the controversy over Angelina Jolie’s right leg. The awards show was criticized for being boring and after the statues were handed out the lingering memory of the night still is Angie’s leg. The red carpet fashion proved fascinating, as usual, but far and above all the high-end couture the standout moment for many was that leg. Ange’s leg even got it’s own Twitter handle and was gagged, Photoshopped and spoofed for weeks. Today we have finally heard how Angelina feels about the whole fiasco. More »

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Jessica Alba Attends Dianne Von Furstenberg Awards At The United Nations

DVF at UN

Last week Jessica Alba was in Paris with her sister in law, and this week she is in NYC for the Dianne Von Furstenberg Awards at the United Nations. The DVF awards, which were held last night in New York, are an annual event honoring four recipients who have “displayed leadership, strength, and courage in their commitment to their causes.” Each honoree receives a $50,000 award to “sustain and expand their extraordinary contributions.” More »

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Natalie Portman’s Red Polka Dot Oscars Dress Was Sold For $50,000

Polka Dot Prize

A couple of week back we reported on our favorite looks from the Academy Awards. Critics were divided on Natalie Portman’s Oscars dress. She wore a vintage red Christian Dior dress with small black polka-dots. It was borrowed from couture dealer Rare Vintage and Natalie wore it with Harry Winston diamonds, and an extra wedding band (which sparked the rumors of her having secretly wed her beau, Benjamin Millepied.) Today I have learned that the red Dior dress she wore to the Oscars was sold for $50,000 on an auction site! More »

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Meryl Streep Donates Money To A School In Honor Of Fellow Oscar Nominee Viola Davis

Award Winning Women

Best Actress winner for her role as Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady, Meryl Streep, has just honored her fellow nominee, Viola Davis, by donating $10,000 to a school in Central Falls, where Viola grew up. The founder and director of the Segue Institute for Learning, says the check from Meryl’s foundation arrived yesterday with a note that said it was on behalf of Viola Davis. Both women were nominated for the best actress Oscar this year but Meryl took home the golden statue on Sunday night.Some people were surprised that Viola didn’t win it, and Meryl acknowledged in her acceptance speech that many people might be disappointed with her win. What do you make of Meryl’s charitable offering in honor of Viola? More »

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