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Miley Cyrus, Laura Jane Grace and Joan Jett Hold Backyard Session for Homeless and LGBT Youth

Miley Cyrus performed an amazing backyard jam session with Against Me!‘s Laura Jane Grace and the eponymous rocker Joan Jett, benefitting Cyrus’ new Happy Hippy Foundation (which she launched earlier this week).

Kaitlyn Laurie | May 9, 2015 - 11:30 am

Miley Cyrus Recounts Wanting to Have Sex with Joan Jett, Inducts Her Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Miley Cyrus isn’t one to shy away from shock factor, not even if she’s on stage to induct her idol Joan Jett at the 30th annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

In fact, that’s probably the most perfect time for Cyrus to be a total fangirl, open up and just be Miley…

Kaitlyn Laurie | April 19, 2015 - 11:30 am

Celebs Walk the Runway to Fight Heart Disease at Go Red For Women Fashion Show

Today is National Wear Red Day® to raise awareness about the number one cause of death in women, heart disease. Every year, in support of the cause, celebrities don a designer red dress and walk the runway as part of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.

Barbara DeFranco | February 7, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Kristen Stewart Takes A Bath, Looks Gorgeous For ‘The Runaways’ Premiere in NYC (PHOTOS)

Little Kristen Stewart got glammed up for the New York premiere of her new film The Runaways and–dare we say it–the girl looks beautiful! Stewart posed with co-star Dakota Fanning who, despite only being 16-years-old, looks pretty grown up in her strapless dress and platform heels. Also in attendence: original Runaways Joan Jett and Cherie

| March 18, 2010 - 9:30 am

Hey, Kristen Stewart Is Rocking Out In Her Underwear In This New ‘Runaways’ Clip! (VIDEO)

Psst—wanna see Kristen Stewart in her underwear? Then today is your lucky day, friend! Check out this new clip from the upcoming Joan Jett biopic The Runaways, in which K-Stew rocks out in her panties to “I Love Rock and Roll,” which would eventually become a smash hit for Jett as a solo artist (and…

Alex Blagg | March 17, 2010 - 10:15 am

Kristen Stewart Is a Pink Rocker at ‘The Runaways’ Premiere (PHOTOS)

Kristen Stewart may play rough-edged rocker Joan Jett in her new biopic The Runaways, but that didn’t keep her from getting all dolled up for the movie’s premiere at the ArcLight Cinemas Cinerama Dome in Hollywood on Thursday.
Also in attendance for the event, which was presented by Apparition and KLIPSCH: K-Stew’s Runaways co-star…

Celebuzz | March 12, 2010 - 9:00 am

Kristen Stewart Is Apparently Cheating on R-Pattz With Musical Instruments Now

Apparently, even the seemingly glamorous job of being a movie star can be a real grind at times.
In a new interview with Collider, New Moon star Kristen Stewart reveals that Joan Jett had some unorthodox acting advice for her when she was filming The Runaways, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival over…

Celebuzz | January 28, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Dakota Fanning and Kristen Stewart Play Dress Up In ‘The Runaways’ (PHOTOS)

We’re absolutely dying to check out The Runaways when it hits theatres. Mostly to see if Kristen Stewart has the chops to pull off rock icon Joan Jett in a movie that’s outside of her “quivering vampire lust” wheelhouse. Oh, and also there’s that much-talked about lesbian kiss between K-Stew and Dakota Fanning…. but shhh!!

Alex Blagg | January 21, 2010 - 8:51 am

Dakota Fanning Spills on Kristen Stewart Kiss!

Forget about Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson’s on-screen and off-screen makeouts. We’re all about K-Stew and another hot New Moon star—Dakota Fanning!
The ladies will share a steamy kiss in the upcoming Joan Jett biopic The Runaways that they filmed over the summer.
Fanning confirmed to Access Hollywood on Monday night that, “Yes,…

Celebuzz | November 18, 2009 - 8:05 am

PHOTO GALLERY: Kristen Stewart Sweats It Out

Twilight actress Kristen Stewart looked a little hot while filming scenes for her upcoming Joan Jett biopic The Runaways on Wednesday, judging from the perspiration stain on her T-shirt.
Of course, that could be because it’s July. And she was in the San Fernando Valley.
Or maybe she was just nervous with anticipation…

Celebuzz | July 23, 2009 - 9:00 am

New Pics: Dakota Fanning and Kristen Stewart Film ‘The Runaways’

These girlies are sure working hard!
Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning were spotted on the Los Angeles set of their Joan Jett biopic The Runaways on Wednesday afternoon.
K-Stew was sporting those famous leather pants, while Dakota rocked some major Cherie Currie boots. With all that makeup, they’re almost unrecognizable!
What do…

Celebuzz | July 2, 2009 - 12:15 pm

‘The Runaways’ Lands Two New Cast Members

Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning have two new actors joining them in the cast of their Joan Jett biopic The Runaways, which started filming in Los Angeles last week.
Tatum O’Neal has been cast as Dakota’s character’s mother, according to Life & Style. Tatum is the daughter of Ryan O’Neal and step-daughter of the…

Celebuzz | June 30, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Joan Jett Lashes Out at Kristen Stewart, Makes Her Cry

Kristen Stewart has been letting the tears roll on the set of The Runaways. And no, it isn’t because of her mullet.
Turns out Joan Jett herself has been causing Kristen to burst into tears.
New York Daily News reports that Joan gave Kristen a hard time last week while trying to improve…

Celebuzz | June 30, 2009 - 2:00 pm

VIDEO: Kristen Stewart Falls Down on the Job!

Is Kristen Stewart’s character in The Runaways just as clumsy as her Twilight alter-ego Bella Swan?
K-Stew was spotted at the first day of filming yesterday, clad in full-on Joan Jett attire, including some hot leather pants and jacket.
While filming, the 19-year-old actress totally took a nasty spill. Must have hurt!

Betsy Waldman | June 23, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Kristen Stewart Rocks A Runaway Tee

No one can accuse Kristen Stewart of not wanting to hype up her new movie.
The 19-year-old actress was spotted wearing a “Runaways” shirt in Los Angeles earlier today as she made her way into a production office for The Runaways rehearsal. She’s been hard at work with her co-star Dakota Fanning and has…

Betsy Waldman | June 18, 2009 - 6:00 am

Kristen Stewart Has Her Own Private Jett

Well, if you’re going to play someone in a movie, you might as well go straight to the source for pointers.
Twilight actress Kristen Stewart, currently preparing to star as Joan Jett in the upcoming biopic The Runaways, was spotted hanging out with “I Love Rock N’ Roll” yelper Jett at the Coast Anabelle…

Celebuzz | June 16, 2009 - 4:30 pm

Kristen Stewart Cries Over Her New Hair

Kristen Stewart was spotted once again with her new Joan Jett hairdo. 
As she was leaving the studio in North Hollywood yesterday, Kristen was holding on tight to a tissue. Is she not digging her new do? Or is it the long hours or perhaps the man being away that is getting her down?

Celebuzz | June 13, 2009 - 12:15 pm

PHOTO GALLERY: Kristen Stewart Rocks Joan Jett

We’ve seen the pictures from earlier this week when Kristen Stewart chopped off and dyed off signature messy locks for her upcoming film The Runaways.
Finally, we see the complete picture as she showed off her dramatic, full Joan Jett hairdo at a studio in North Hollywood.
Check out our gallery and let

Celebuzz | June 11, 2009 - 12:30 pm

Alessandra Torresani Joins Stewart And Fanning in ‘The Runaways’

Looks like the reunion we always wanted.

Alessandra Torresani has been confirmed for the final member of the The Runaways as metal pioneer Lita Ford in what is sure to be a bad girl train wreck when she collides with Kristen Stewart (fulfilling the role of rock legend Joan Jett) and Dakota Fanning (on keyboards as Cherie Currie) in this highly anticipated bio-pic about…

Betsy Waldman | June 10, 2009 - 6:45 am
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