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LISTEN: Christina Aguilera Drops New Single ‘Telepathy’

Jelani Addams Rosa | August 11, 2016 - 12:48 pm

“I know you and you know me, we got telepathy.” More »

Your Netflix Fix: Here’s Everything Arriving in May and More! 

Scott Baumgartner | April 27, 2016 - 8:30 am

Check out what’s in the works at the streaming giant!

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Watch: Gisele Bundchen is the One That You Want in Baz Luhrmann’s Chanel No. 5 Short Film

Peggy Truong | October 15, 2014 - 10:49 am

Gisele Bundchen surfs, works and cries tears for her one true love in this new short film for Chanel No. 5.

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What’s Next for Baz Luhrmann? Possibly Some More Shakespeare

Cory Lopez | August 30, 2013 - 9:00 am

With The Great Gatsby retreating into his rearview mirror, Baz Luhrmann is moving on with work. But that doesn’t mean a new movie.

For now, the director is taking a breather from the big screen to tackle other “creative things,” he told us, sitting in the The Fitzgerald Suite at The Plaza in New… More »

How Baz Luhrmann’s ‘The Great Gatsby’ Is Spreading the American Dream

Cory Lopez | August 29, 2013 - 9:00 am

Just hours before hopping a plane to premiere The Great Gatsby in China, director Baz Luhrmann sat down with us to discuss the significance of showing his adaption of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s iconic American fiction to Chinese audiences.

“There’s this fascination with the American Dream,” Luhrmann enthused. “And I’m so intrigued about it.” More »

Leonardo DiCaprio Admits Work Has Taken Toll On His Love Life

Cliff Renfrew | April 17, 2013 - 9:00 am

Gisele Bundchen, Bar Refaeli, Erin HeathertonLeonardo DiCaprio has had his fair share of beautiful women over the years.

But at 38-years-old he’s still very much single and now he’s confessed to Esquire magazine that work might just be the reason.

“Six months of being on location or being off in… More »

Carey Mulligan Goes Back to Brown: Yay or Nay? (PHOTOS)

| May 18, 2011 - 11:06 am

Carey Mulligan is going back to her roots.

The An Education actress debuted a new brunette ‘do when she stepped out with Moulin Rouge director Baz Luhrmann at a restaurant in New York City on Tuesday night. The pair are currently gearing up to film The Great Gatsby with Leonardo DiCaprio. Carey will… More »

Carey Mulligan Lands ‘Great Gatsby’ Lead

| November 16, 2010 - 9:02 am

The Great Gatsby’s female lead has been cast and–sorry, Blake Lively–the role has gone to British actress Carey Mulligan.
Director Baz Luhrmann tells Deadline that he has picked the An Education actress to star in his highly-anticipated film adaptation of the famed F. Scott Fitzgerald novel.
Carey’s casting comes as a bit of… More »

Robert Pattinson’s ABBA-Filled Karaoke Night

Celebuzz | March 6, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Twilight star Kristen Stewart has ratted out one of co-star Robert Pattinson’s favorite artists to sing in karaoke.
Stewart and Pattinson were recently in Tokyo to promote Twilight, and spent an evening at a karaoke bar with Wolverine himself, Hugh Jackman and Jackman’s Australia director Baz Luhrmann.
Stewart reveals that she… More »

Zac, Vanessa and Beyonce to Sing with Jackman at Oscars

Betsy Waldman | February 18, 2009 - 3:00 pm

E! Online reports that Zac Efron, High School Musical co-star and real life honey Vanessa Hudgens, Beyonce Knowles, and Mamma Mia! lovers  Amanda Seyfried and Dominic Cooper will sing with Oscar host Hugh Jackman in a Baz Luhrmann-directed musical spectacle on Sunday night’s telecast.Jackman and Knowles have been rehearsing their act at the Baryshnikov Arts… More »