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Robin Williams to be Honored at “The Comedy Awards”

HollywoodNews.com: “The Comedy Awards,” the annual event dedicated to honoring and celebrating the world of comedy, announced today that Robin Williams will be honored as the recipient of the prestigious “Stand-Up Icon” award. This honor is bestowed each year to a modern icon, an individual who has made an extraordinary[...]

Enrique Iglesias Will Have a Black Sea Concert in Batumi

HollywoodNews.com: Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a division of Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B), and the Government of Georgia today announced that they are to partner to stage the first ever MTV Live music event in Georgia. Taking place on 2 August 2011, MTV Live Georgia will be an[...]

‘Deadliest Warrior’ coming to the big screen from Paramount

HollywoodNews.com: Paramount Pictures announced today it has made a deal for Shawn Levy’s 21 Laps Entertainment to do a big-screen adaptation of sister company Spike TV’s original hit series “Deadliest Warrior.” The announcement comes on the heels of the show’s Season 2 finale, which brought about exceptional ratings for the[...]

Woman sues ‘Jersey Shore’ cast

HollywoodNews.com: The entire cast of ‘Jersey Shore’ is being sued for assault by a woman who claims that the bodyguards of the show assaulted her. Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, “The Situation,” the rest of the cast, MTV and its parent company Viacom are being named in the lawsuit, reports PopEater. According[...]

Dear Hollywood: I Know What You Did Last Summer…and It was Better Than What You Did This Summer!

By Scott Feinberg hollywoodnews.com: For moviegoers, the summer of 2010 has felt oddly like summers of yesteryear – only worse. Why, you ask? Because the vast majority of the season’s biggest releases have been sequels that paled in comparison to the earlier installments in their respective franchises. Many people have[...]

Snooki, JWoWW slapped with $75,000 law suit for beating a lady

Hollywoodnews.com: If there’s a bar fight to be had, look no farther than the “Jersey Shore’s” Snooki and JWoWW. The girls are being sued by a Chicago woman, Carrie Malec, who claims the duo assaulted her on a Miami dance floor during the production of the MTV reality show. The[...]

Crazy Awards Season for “Crazy Heart” Star

BY GINA PICCALO Jeff Bridges sounded a little congested on the phone. It was around 11 o’clock on a Monday morning, the day before he got news of his fifth Oscar nomination. But it was still early by his measure. There were shades of The Dude in his loping cadence.[...]