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Out This Weekend: ‘The Darkness’  

Need a good scare this Friday the 13th? We’ve got all the info on a brand new spookfest!

Scott Baumgartner | May 12, 2016 - 7:30 am

Doughnut Squad: 13 Stars Who’ve Played Cops On Screen

It’s about time we gave some recognition to Hollywood’s finest — as in, those who’ve joined the police force in movies and television programs.

One of our most beloved Hollywood hunks, Mark Wahlberg, has portrayed a member of the law enforcement quite frequently. At this point, whenever a new Wahlberg film…

Taylor Rock | March 5, 2015 - 7:30 am

How Starring in Horror Flicks Got These Celebs Famous

When the idea of starring in a B-List horror film comes to mind, you don’t instantaneously associate it with world wide fame.

For stars like Tom Hanks, Jennifer Aniston, and Leo DiCaprio however, horror flicks had quite a lot to do with getting them to where they are now.

Camilla Werner-Longo | May 9, 2014 - 12:45 pm

Kevin Bacon Goes ‘Footloose’ on Jimmy Fallon and ‘The Tonight Show’

30 years after breaking out in the first big screen outing of Footloose, Kevin Bacon brought his moves back to the dance floor for an epic introduction on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

Jason Marshall | March 22, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Hollywood Loves Ellen Page Even More Following Her Gay Revelation

She came out on Friday in an attempt to make life a little easier for anyone struggling to identify with themselves. But it looks like Hollywood is making an attempt to make Ellen Page’s transition out of the closet a little easier as well.

Jason Marshall | February 15, 2014 - 7:00 pm

Sean Penn and Charlize Theron Joined Forces for an Epic Hollywood Fundraiser

Sean Penn and Charlize Theron may or may not be dating, spoiler alert: they’re probably dating, but they are most definitely both on the same page when it comes to giving back to people in need.

Jason Marshall | January 12, 2014 - 7:00 pm

Kevin Bacon Thought His First Series Would Be on Cable

Kevin Bacon has played his share of good guys and bad guys in his time – a victim in the original Friday the 13th, a sociopath opposite Meryl Streep in The River Wild, and this week, on the new FOX series, The Following, he plays an ex-FBI agent on the trail of a murderer in…

Jordan Riefe | January 21, 2013 - 4:20 pm

TV Buzz: ABC Orders Full Seasons of ‘Scandal,’ ‘The Neighbors’; ‘X Factor’ Pushes Live Shows Up to Wednesday

FOX’s The X Factor has pushed up its the kickoff of its live shows. Originally slated to bow on Thursday night, the quick World Series sweep by the San Francisco Giants has brought the show back to its original Wednesday-Thursday schedule. The Top 16 acts will perform live on a special two-hour episode. Wedenesday’s first…

Lauren DiMascio | October 29, 2012 - 10:00 pm

Kyra Sedgwick Shows Off Bikini Body in Hawaii With Hubby Kevin Bacon (PHOTOS)

Talk about getting better with age!

The Closer star Kyra Sedgwick and her husband Kevin Bacon were seen frolicking on the beach in Hawaii on New Year’s Eve, and both were looking amazing! Sporting a teeny purple and black bikini, the 46-year-old (!) star showed off her washboard abs as she splashed around…

Amanda Hasaka | January 1, 2012 - 1:15 pm

Snapped on Set: Ryan Reynolds & Kevin Bacon Are ‘R.I.P.D.’ (PHOTOS)

Two generations of hot Hollywood heartthrobs in one movie!

Ryan Reynolds and Kevin Bacon were seen on set of their new film R.I.P.D. in Boston on Monday morning, and were both looking swoon-worthy. The hunky duo were seen shooting in a pretty sweet looking Dodge Charger as they smiled and waved to the…

Amanda Hasaka | September 12, 2011 - 11:52 am

Celebrity Death Hoaxes! (PHOTOS)

Last week rumors swirled around the interwebs that Playboy kingpin Hugh Hefner and actors Kevin Bacon and Wesley Snipes had all met their untimely demises. As the news spread like wildfire via sites like Twitter and Facebook, it quickly became clear that Hefner, Bacon and Snipes were just the newest additions in the long line…

| July 17, 2011 - 8:00 pm

Pregnant January Jones Glows at ‘X-Men: First Class’ Premiere (PHOTOS)

January Jones’ baby bump made its red carpet debut Wednesday night in New York City. Jones looked happy as she hit the carpet in an off the shoulder black and purple dress, that bunched right above her growing belly.

January was joined by her X-Men: First Class costars James McAvoy, Lucas Till, Rose

Taryn Ryder | May 25, 2011 - 9:25 pm

Chace Crawford Cut Loose From ‘Footloose’ Remake

Gossip Girl dreamboat Chace Crawford has backed out of his starring role in a Footloose remake. Chace was set to star in the remake after Zac Efron previously dropped out of the running for the role. Is this role poison to dreamboats or what?
An “insider” tells Entertainment Weekly that Gossip Girl’s shooting schedule…

Alex Blagg | April 13, 2010 - 9:45 am

New Emmy Presenters Announced

Brace yourselves, people; the Emmy Awards have just announced a slew of presenters for this year’s awards ceremony, and it promises to bring out the star power big-time.
Kevin Bacon, Kate Walsh, Sigourney Weaver, Alec Baldwin, Cat Deely, LL Cool J, Ricky Gervais, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Amy Poehler will be among those to hand…

Celebuzz | September 15, 2009 - 4:30 pm

Julianne Hough To Get ‘Footloose’ With Chace Crawford

Lucky, lucky, lucky girl!
Julianne Hough may be getting super close to People’s Hottest Bachelor Chace Crawford in the upcoming remake of Footloose!
A Paramount Studio rep confirmed to on Friday that “Julianne Hough has been offered the part in Footloose, and it is contingent on scheduling.”
If her schedules is…

Betsy Waldman | June 20, 2009 - 8:00 am

Derek Hough Might Be Getting ‘Footloose’

Dancing With The Stars isn’t just a career-reviving show for celebrities, the professional dancers are also getting major deals too!
Derek Hough has confirmed with E! Online that he is in talks to appear in the upcoming Footloose remake. He said, “I haven’t auditioned, but I’ve met with the people.”
The blonde dancer…

Regan Stephens | May 7, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Morning Buzz: Kanye West Denies Porn Story

Kanye West is refuting a story that ran in King magazine that claimed the hip-hop star wanted to shoot bisexual porn. West says the story is false in a post on his blog. “I HAD THE TWO GREATEST DAYS OF MY LIFE AND WHEN I GET BACK FROM THE LOUIE SHOW I READ SOME SHIT…

Celebuzz | January 23, 2009 - 6:00 am

Kevin and Kyra

Betsy Waldman | January 15, 2009 - 10:51 am

Kevin & Kyra’a Bacon Lost by Madoff

It’s a little less than six degrees of separation for Kevin Bacon and his investment cash—he and wife Kyra Sedgwick have been named the latest victim of scandalous money man Bernard Madoff.The Huffington Post confirms with 50-year-old Bacon’s publicist Allen Eichhorn that the couple indeed invested with the disgraced Madoff, jailed on December 11 for…

Matt Donnelly | December 30, 2008 - 12:35 pm