Update: Octavia Spencer On ‘Ellen’ Talks Triple Spanx And Running Down The Street Naked

Earlier this week I reported on Octavia Spencer opening up to reporters at the SAG awards about her take on weight loss, health and body image. Today we got a look at Octavia talking to Ellen Degeneres about the THREE pairs of Spanx she wore to the awards and reveals a hilarious story about losing a bet and as a result having to run down the street in her underwear, wearing only bra, panties and Uggs! She is just so refreshing, funny and honest. Octavia is fast becoming one of my fave stars… Watch the Ellen clip below. More »

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‘The Hunger Games’ Covers ‘The Hollywood Reporter’, Releases A New Promo Photo & A New Trailer

We are now just 50 days away from the theatrical release of The Hunger Games and today I have a LOT of amazing Hunger Games stuff coming your way … and extra special surprise coming later today. First things first, tho. The principal cast of The Hunger Games and director Gary Ross are featured on the cover and in the pages of the new issue of The Hollywood Reporter. The coverstory article is centered on 9 Untold Secrets of The Hunger Games and also features behind the scenes video from the magazine photoshoot. Additionally, today, we have a very sweet and tender NEW promo photo of Katniss (played by Jennifer Lawrence) and Cinna (played by Lenny Kravtiz) making the rounds … AND a short preview video from Entertainment Tonight that gives us a sneak peek at the upcoming NEW trailer that will air on TV this coming Super Bowl Sunday. Click below to feast your eyes on this plentiful bounty. More »

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Watch: Jerry Seinfeld In New Super Bowl Ad With A Celebrity Twist

Expectantly, we have been seeing lots of Super Bowl ads this week… first we had the Ferris Bueller homage for the Honda ad with Matthew Broderick, today we have one with Jerry Seinfeld – also for a car company! Is this a direct competition with or response to Honda? There is a lot of allusion happening as well, clearly with great Seinfeld references (one of my favorites is the Soup Nazi?!). The best part… the celebrity twist at the end? Who is it? Watch and find out. More »

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Taylor Swift Not Playing The Role Of Eponine In ‘Les Miserables’ Film

A few weeks ago I reported that Taylor Swift was going to be taking a lead role in the film adaptation of Les Miserables. Pink readers were pretty shocked and dismayed at the casting choice. One person even commented, “this is my fav musical and it breaks my heart to see them trying to make it popular for preteens by choosing a popstar over talent.” Well, you will be glad to know that Taylor Swift is not going to be cast. The producers have gone with a totally different pick… an experienced Broadway actress who has played the role of Eponine in Les Mis before.. who is it? Read on for more details… More »

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Listen: R.Kelly Releases New Single In The Style Of Barry White

Good ol’ R.Kelly has released a new single, ‘Share My Love‘ just in time for Valentine’s Day, which is a couple of weeks away. He has written and produced the song, and it is supposed to be an indication of what his upcoming album ‘Write Me Back‘ will be like, which is due out in May. Have a listen and see what you think of the R&B singers new funk/soul sound… More »

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Lisa Marie Presley In Talks To Do An Elvis Film

Lisa Marie Presley is in discussions to do a film about her dad, Elvis Presley, the HUGE rock ‘n’ roll icon. This year is the 35th anniversary of Elvis’ death, so the film would be aptly timed. She imagines something like ‘Walk the Line,‘ the Johnny Cash biopic starring Joaquin Phoenix. Read on for more of the details. More »

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Watch: Preview Of Reese Witherspoon’s New Movie, ‘This Means War’

Reese Witherspoon’s new movie, This Means War, will be out on Feb 14th (Valentines Day) and today MTV released a snippet of the upcoming flick. Reese has done a lot of rom-coms but this is a bit of an action film crossed with a romantic-comedy. Read below for more details about the film and watch the clip. Are you going to check out the film when it comes out? More »

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Kevin Bacon Cast In Serial Killer Series

I learned today that a new Fox drama pilot is in the works and the producers have cast Kevin Bacon in one of the lead roles. This is the first time Kevin has scored a major series role. The word is that he has committed to doing 15 episodes a season not the standard 22 episodes because he wants to continue doing feature films. Read on to find out more about the upcoming Fox series. More »

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Avril Lavigne & Brody Jenner Enjoy A Sushi Date Together

Earlier this month we heard that Avril Lavigne and Brody Jenner broke up. Then we heard that they were back together again … or, more likely, that they had never broken up as rumored in the first place. Today we get to see photographic PROOF that Bravil are still happily together. Brody took his lady love Avril out for a lovely sushi dinner together last weekend and as you can see in the photos below … they looked about as together as they ever have before. More »

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Watch: Björk Pays A Visit To ‘The Colbert Report’

The amazingly visionary musician Björk appeared on The Colbert Report on Comedy Central last night to promote her new album Biophilia and to perform her single Cosmogony. As you might expect, Björk also afforded host Stephen Colbert with the opportunity to poke a little fun at the somewhat eccentric performer when she sat down to chat with him. Björk rarely does television appearances like this in the US so it was a nice treat to see her on the show last night. Click below to watch video of her interview with Colbert and her live performance of Cosmogony.
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