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Lindsay Lohan is Already Blowing Her Next Comeback Attempt

Lindsay Lohan just might have to give rehab another shot if she wants to keep acting.

According to Star magazine (via RadarOnline), the 28-year-old Mean Girls star is already pissing off the cast and crew of her new theater gig in London.

Barbara DeFranco | July 9, 2014 - 11:00 am

EL James Drunkenly Confessed Her ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Casting Dreams to Bret Easton Ellis

Tweeting as if he were the YA world’s answer to Deep Throat, author Bret Easton Ellis on Monday claimed he got “wasted” with EL James at a party over the summer and got her to admit who she actually wanted to cast in the upcoming Fifty Shades of Grey movie. (The short answer: Twilight’s Robert Pattinson.)…

| September 3, 2013 - 10:00 am

Kanye West Remixed ‘The Canyons’ Trailer, and It’s Pretty Awesome

Kanye West and Bret Easton Ellis have teamed up once again.
Some two months after Ellis, author of American Psycho and the screenwriter behind The Canyons, wrote this Yeezus short film starring Scott Disick, West has dipped his fingers into the movie (trailer) world.
In the “Donda Remix” of The Canyons, unveiled by IFCFilms on…

Peggy Truong | August 2, 2013 - 7:45 pm

‘The Canyons’ 1950s-Style Teaser Trailer: Lindsay Lohan Is Torn Between Two Loves (VIDEO)

Lindsay Lohan has once again gotten herself into a heap of trouble — this time, in the trailer for her new movie The Canyons.

The trailer, which premiered on Tuesday, plays out like a lurid B-movie from the 1950s, as we are introduced to Tara (Lohan), a “a sensuous woman torn between two…

| November 13, 2012 - 2:10 pm

Lindsay Lohan Unveils Sex, Suspense in ‘The Canyons’ Teaser Trailer (VIDEO)

First, we got a glimpse of LiLo’s Liz & Dick, then a sneak peek at Scary Movie 5 where she appears alongside Charlie Sheen. On Monday, writer-director Bret Easton Ellis offered a glimpse of Lindsay Lohan’s controversial new film role — opposite a porn actor — when he debuted a teaser of the first trailer for The

Rachel Levy | October 8, 2012 - 7:42 pm

’50 Shades of Grey’ Movie: Porn Star James Deen to Play Christian Grey?

If you’re going to cast someone to play Christian Grey, the sexual slavemaster at the center of Fifty Shades of Grey, why not just bypass traditional Hollywood leading men and go straight to the world of porn?

That’s what may yet happen with the much-discussed film version of E.L. James’ steamy bestseller.

Gary Susman | September 4, 2012 - 3:09 pm

Could Matt Bomer Become Hollywood’s First Openly Gay Actor to Play a Straight Romantic Big-Screen Lead? (ANALYSIS)

It’s still unclear who’ll be starring in the film version of erotic bestseller Fifty Shades of Grey, much less who’ll be writing the screenplay. But novelist Bret Easton Ellis, who was briefly in line for the latter job, has some unflattering opinions about the former.

In a long series of tweets over the…

Gary Susman | August 15, 2012 - 3:32 pm

Legendary Author Sensationally Disses ‘Glee’ (BUZZINGS)

• Guess the celeb who is hating on Glee. [Dlisted]
Gwyneth Paltrow hates her butt. [Huffington Post]
• Do you hate this actress because she’s beautiful? [Fox News]
Donald Trump claims he has a great relationship with “the blacks.” [The YBF]
• Find out how you can look like Kourtney Kardashian. [I’m Not

| April 14, 2011 - 7:45 pm