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Happy Birthday, Ben Stiller: Highlights From the Funnyman’s Film Career (GALLERY)

Phil Pirrello | November 29, 2012 - 7:00 am

Zoolander. Focker. Tropic Thunder-er.

Okay, so that last one forces the alliteration a bit, but you know who we’re talking about. Actor, director and writer Ben Stiller has become one of Hollywood’s most bankable and genuinely funny comedic stars.

To celebrate Stiller’s birthday, Celebuzz has decided to reunion tour with a few of the comedian’s… More »

Tom Cruise Working On Les Grossman Movie

| June 8, 2010 - 6:57 am

Can’t get enough of Tom Cruise’s Les Grossman character? Well, you are in luck because it turns out that Tom is working on a Les Grossman movie.
We have to say, we knew there had to be a reason behind Les showing up at the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday night. Turns out Tom… More »

Tom Cruise And Jennifer Lopez Dance It Out At MTV Movie Awards (VIDEO)

Celebuzz | June 7, 2010 - 7:52 am

One of the hottest moments during Sunday’s MTV Movie Awards had to be Tom Cruise and Jennifer Lopez’s dance performance.
Tom was in character as Les Grossman, a foul-mouthed film executive from the film Tropic Thunder. After kicking The Hangover’s Ed Helms and Ken Jeong off the stage for their funny interpretive dance, Tom–er,… More »

Celebs Who Had the Biggest Upswing in 2008

Celebuzz | December 23, 2008 - 7:30 am

Hollywood loves a comeback even more than the the tabloid press is fascinated by a train wreck.  And here are four re-rising stars who are feeling the love all new again.
Britney Spears: After a topsy-turvy first half of 2008, pop princess Britney Spears swept the MTV VMAs with a string of awards for… More »

Robert Downey Jr. Visits BET, Not Lynched

Celebuzz | August 14, 2008 - 2:50 pm

For his Tropic Thunder portrayal of an Oscar-winning Australian actor (Kirk Lazarus) who takes on the role of a black soldier (Lincoln Osirus), Robert Downey Jr. adopted a deep baritone and wore extensive hair and make-up. He ended up looking like Sammy Davis Jr., if Sammy wasn’t Jewish.

The thrust… More »