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Oscars: “50/50” writer Will Reiser on his NBR win, the Indie Spirit Awards, and the power of Anjelica Huston – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Will Reiser is having one of those hard-to-imagine weeks. It started with the Film Independent Spirit Awards nominations, which recognized Reiser’s comedy “50/50” in three key categories, including Best Feature and Best First Screenplay for Reiser, himself. It’s ending with a National Board of Review recognition[...]

Seth Rogen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt on “50/50” one sheet

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We continue to hear solid feedback regarding Seth Rogen and Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s touching cancer dra-medy “50/50,” based on Will Reiser book detailing his struggle with the disease. Earlier this summer, we brought you the film’s trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TJ90H5HCgCw This morning we have a look at its official[...]

Bristol Palin digs at Meghan McCain in memoir

HollywoodNews.com: Bristol Palin is apparently letting it all out in her new memoir which will include going after Meghan McCain and her behavior during the last election. Bristol reveals that Meghan ignored her family before John McCain decided on Sarah Palin as a running mate, states UsMagazine.com. “Every time we[...]

Hugh Hefner’s fiance may be sneaking around with another

HollywoodNews.com: It sounds like Hugh Henfer and Crystal Harris’ relationship might not actually be true love as she is rumored to have a man on the side. It is being alleged that Harris has been seeing her music producer and Dr. Phil’s son, Jordan McGraw, states Life & Style. The[...]

Finally ‘Don’t Ask Don’t Tell’ policy is dead

By Greg Hernandez hollywoodnews.com: The United States Senate on Saturday finally struck down the ban on gay men and lesbians serving openly in the military. By a vote of 65 to 31, the senators are ending a 17-year struggle over a discriminatory policy that forced thousands of Americans from the[...]

‘Jersey Shore’s’ Snooki gets birthday wish from John McCain

HollywoodNews.com: As their Twitter relationship continues, John McCain took a second to wish Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi a happy 23rd birthday. The ‘Jersey Shore’ star thanked the politician and then got stern with some other people: “Everyone get real with given @SenJohnMcCain bs for wishing me happy bday, fricken weirdos. #teammccain,”[...]

Academy to honor Alex North with a screening of ‘The Misfits’

HollywoodNews.com: The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences will celebrate the career of Alex North (1910–1991), the 15-time Oscar®-nominated composer, with a centennial salute featuring a screening of “The Misfits” (1961) on Friday, September 24, at 7:30 p.m. at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. The event[...]

Dr. Phil purchases French Mediterranean style mansion in Beverly Hills

HollywoodNews.com: TV talk show host Dr Phil McGraw has indulged in some therapy of his own – retail therapy – after splashing out on a new Beverly Hills mansion. He and his wife Robin are said to have bought a French Mediterranean style mansion in the 90210 zip code that[...]

Michael Keaton, Father first, Actor second.

HollywoodNews.com: “Toy Story 3” star Michael Keaton has admitted he turned his back on Hollywood so he could bring up his son. Keaton, 58, who voices the role of Ken in the new Pixar flick, starred in movies such as Beetlejuice and Batman but he left the lifestyle behind so[...]

Kate Gosselin, Robert Pattinson to star on “The View”

BY STAFF NY Daily News reports that Kate Gosselin and Twilight star Robert Pattinson will be making an appearance on “The View” in March. Gosselin will be co-hosting the show and was last seen on “The View” back in September co-hosting for a 3 day stint. Gosselin’s re-debut will go[...]