Monthly Archives: July 2012

Mary Kennedy’s Suicide Wasn’t Fueled By Booze!

As you may remember, 52-year-old Mary Kennedy committed suicide last month by hanging. Robert F. Kennedy Jr’s late wife had battled depression and alcohol addiction for quite some time, but toxicology reports confirm alcohol played no part in her death. But anti-depressants did… According to the Westchester County medical examiner, Trazodone, Desmethylvenlafaxine and Venlafaxine were [...]

Michael Jackson – Hold My Hand (Teaser)

Hold My Hand (Teaser) Artist: Michael Jackson Label: Director: Jennifer Garner Jennifer Gimenez Jennifer Love Hewitt Jennifer Morrison Jennifer ODell

Jerry Seinfeld To Debut New Web Series

‘Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee,’ featuring guest spots from Alec Baldwin, Larry David and more, premieres July 19. By Natasha Chandel

 Jerry Seinfield in his web series “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” Photo: Crackle Jennifer Scholle Jennifer Sky Jenny McCarthy Jessica Alba Jessica Biel

Musical March Madness 2012: Video Highlights

The world’s best bands duke it out for ultimate rock supremacy. Will your favorite band be crowned the winner? It’s up to YOU. By Related Artists Tokio Hotel Semi Precious Weapons Ke$ha Ke$ha fun. Ashley Tisdale Asia Argento Aubrey ODay Audrina Patridge Autumn Reeser

Photos | Justin Bieber Performs On The ‘Today’ Show

Justin Bieber Performs On The ‘Today’ Show Related Artists Justin Bieber Emma Stone Emma Watson Emmanuelle Chriqui Emmanuelle Vaugier Emmy Rossum

‘Glee’ Michael Jackson Episode: Rumored Set List Leaks

Perez Hilton reports that January 24 episode includes a ‘Beat It’ and ‘Billie Jean’ mash-up. By Jocelyn Vena <P>"Glee" has already dedicated entire episodes to <a href="/news/articles/1637098/madonna-gives-props-glee-episode.jhtml">Madonna</a>, <a href="/news/articles/1648829/britney-spears-glee-episode-everything-need-know.jhtml">Britney Spears</a> and <a href="/news/articles/1639871/glee-lady-gaga-episode-fantastic-matthew-morrison.jhtml">Lady Gaga</a>, and come 2012, it's the King of Pop's turn.</P><P>A rumored set list for the January 24 "Glee" Michael Jackson tribute episode [...]

Ke$ha – We R Who We R

We R Who We R Artist: Ke$ha Label: RCA Director: Hype Williams Estella Warren Esther Cañadas Eva Green Eva Longoria Eva Mendes

Justin Bieber Nabs Year’s Biggest Chart Debut With Believe

Bieber’s latest sold more than 374,000 copies in its first week, edging Madonna’s MDNA to claim the title of year’s biggest bow. By James Montgomery <P>Most <a href="/news/articles/1687988/justin-bieber-believe-album-sales.jhtml">predicted it</a>, and now it's official: <b>Justin Bieber</b>'s <i>Believe</i> scored the year's biggest chart debut, selling more than 374,000 copies and blasting the competition on the <i>Billboard</i> Top [...]

Rihanna Sues Former Accountants for Millions in Losses

Rihanna found love in a hopeless place, but she lost something else: a whole lot of money. The 24-year-old pop singer has filed a lawsuit against her former accountants, claiming that they defrauded her out of "tens of millions of dollars in lost revenues and profits." Asia Argento Aubrey ODay Audrina Patridge Autumn Reeser Avril [...]

HGTV, LA and Dining Room Tables

I’ve been watching a lot of HGTV since coming to LA. My favorite shows are House Hunters and House Hunters International. There’s also another show I like to watch called For Rent, but only because it makes me angry. When it comes to apartments/homes, I think living in New York for the past eleven years has [...]

Adam Lambert’s ‘Whole Lotta Love’: The Story Behind The Cover

Glam rocker tackled the legendary 1970 Led Zeppelin song for ‘American Idol’ rock night. By Gil Kaufman <P>Imagine a freight train speeding toward you at midnight. Or a rockslide barreling down a hill as you try to outrace it. That's the feeling of the ominous, chugging Jimmy Page riff that kicks off <MTVNLINK type="url" id="http://www.mtv.com/music/artist/led_zeppelin/artist.jhtml">Led [...]

Ke$ha – Animal

Animal Artist: Ke$ha Label: RCA Records Label Director: Alexis Bledel Ali Campoverdi Ali Larter Alice Dodd Alicia Keys

Photos | 2012 Grammy Nominees

2012 Grammy Nominees Related Artists Kanye West Jay-Z Adele Bruno Mars Lady Gaga Amber Arbucci Amber Brkich Amber Heard Amber Valletta America Ferrera

Jen & Ben Get Patriotic with Their Daughter on July 4th!

Jennifer Garner & Ben Affleck watch the Fourth of July parade with Seraphina. Plus, see more photos of celebs spending time with their loved ones! Cheryl Burke China Chow Chloë Sevigny Christina Aguilera Christina Applegate

Usher’s Looking 4 Myself Represents An ‘Evolution’

‘The last three years of my life have been extremely experimental in style, lifestyle, in music and in fun,’ Usher tells MTV News. By Christina Garibaldi <P><a href="http://www.mtv.com/music/artist/usher/artist.jhtml">Usher</a>'s seventh studio album may be titled <a href="/news/articles/1685178/usher-looking-4-myself.jhtml"><i>Looking 4 Myself</a>,</i> but judging from the sound of his latest effort, he's found what he's looking for. Although the [...]

Tom Cruise & Katie Holmes Cut Off ALL Contact!

It’s official! Xenu has lost all contact with Katie Holmes! Things are very bitter between Katie and Tom Cruise right now, as Tom feels super betrayed by the third love of his life. He’s still able to make contact with Suri, though. But it hasn’t been easy! Apparently his people have to go on the [...]

Britney Spears ‘X Factor’ Rumors Are ‘Nonsense,’ Simon Cowell Says

‘She’s got her confidence up. Once people give her a chance, I think people are really going to get her,’ Cowell says of new judge. By John Mitchell <P>Simon Cowell is clearly feeling better — after missing <a href="/news/articles/1687133/x-factor-judges-performances-fighting.jhtml">"The X Factor" auditions in Kansas City, Missouri,</a> due to a bout of bronchitis — and he's [...]

Michael Jackson – Hollywood Tonight – Coming Soon

Hollywood Tonight – Coming Soon Artist: Michael Jackson Label: Epic Director: Album: The Seeds/A Web of Sound Anna Friel Anna Kournikova Anna Paquin AnnaLynne McCord Anne Marie Kortright

Katie Holmes Speaks Publicly For The First Time Since Her Split From Tom Cruise

Katie Holmes has given her first public statement since she shocked the world by announcing her desire to divorce Tom Cruise after 5 years of marriage. While out with her daughter Suri in NYC this week, Katie responded to inquiries about her well-being. In addition, Katie looked bright and happy on this outing … something [...]

Justin Bieber – Believe (Audio)

Believe (Audio) Artist: Justin Bieber Label: Director: Album: Port Royal Diora Baird Dita Von Teese Dominique Swain Donna Feldman Drea de Matteo

Photos | MTV Buzzworthy Blog: Zombie Pop Stars

MTV Buzzworthy Blog: Zombie Pop Stars Related Artists Ke$ha Lady Gaga Justin Bieber Katy Perry Kanye West Gina Carano Gina Gershon Gina Philips Gisele Bündchen Giuliana DePandi

Katie Holmes Divorcing Tom Cruise Over Scientology?

File this under "news we definitely saw coming": TMZ is reporting that the "final straw" that pushed Katie Holmes to file for divorce from Tom Cruise on Friday after five years of marriage is — you guessed it — the actor’s firm devotion to Scientology. Ashley Tappin Ashley Tisdale Asia Argento Aubrey ODay Audrina Patridge

Britney Spears, Demi Lovato Walk Off During ‘X Factor’ Audition

Sources say judges ‘didn’t want to waste their time’ with lousy contestant in Kansas City. By Jocelyn Vena <P>One "X Factor" contestant learned what happens when you attempt to pull a fast one on the judges. Over the weekend, while <a href="http://www.mtv.com/music/artist/spears_britney/artist.jhtml">Britney Spears</a>, <a href="http://www.mtv.com/music/artist/lovato__demi/artist.jhtml">Demi Lovato</a>, L.A. Reid and seat-filling judge Louis Walsh (who was [...]

Chris Cornell Filling In For Robert Plant On Led Zeppelin Tour? That’s News To Him

‘I have not been approached to fill in for Robert Plant on the Zeppelin tour, but that isn’t to say I won’t be,’ singer says. By Chris Harris <P>Former <a href="http://www.mtv.com/music/artist/soundgarden/artist.jhtml">Soundgarden</a>Soundgarden and <a href="http://www.mtv.com/music/artist/audioslave/artist.jhtml">Audioslave</a>Audioslave frontman <a href="http://www.mtv.com/music/artist/cornell_chris/artist.jhtml">Chris Cornell</a>Chris Cornell has spoken out for the first time about rumors that he's been asked to fill in [...]

‘Amazing Spider-Man’ Round-Up: Reviews, Interviews And More!

Webs out, Spider-fans! Sony’s long-planned “Amazing” reboot hits theaters today, giving you the chance to finally weigh in once and for all: can Marc Webb’s take on “Spider-Man” match or surpass the Sam Raimi era? Critics are divided, but this much is clear: Peter Parker’s about to make a whole lot of money, and you’re [...]

Photos | Ke$ha Gets Electro At Casio’s Shock The World Event 2010

Ke$ha Gets Electro At Casio’s Shock The World Event 2010 Related Artists Ke$ha Chyler Leigh Ciara Cindy Crawford Cindy Taylor Cinthia Moura

Photos | Young Love: Justin Bieber And Selena Gomez

Young Love: Justin Bieber And Selena Gomez Related Artists Justin Bieber Selena Gomez Grace Park Gretha Cavazzoni Gwen Stefani Halle Berry Hayden Panettiere

Ke$ha Previews ‘Supernatural’ New Track

Producer Dr. Luke unveils a snippet of a song from her upcoming album. By James Montgomery <P>It's not exactly <a href="/news/articles/1663946/kesha-new-album.jhtml">"balls-out irreverent rock and roll"</a> — quite the opposite, in fact — but with one 40-second snippet, Ke$ha is serving notice that her new album is most definitely going to be a departure.</P><P>On Wednesday (June [...]

Andrew Garfield Channeled Bruce Lee For ‘Spider-Man’ Stunts

‘Andrew did such a superb job. He did a tremendous amount of work,’ stunt coordinator tells MTV News of Garfield’s work in the ‘Amazing’ reboot. By Josh Wigler Andrew Garfield in “The Amazing Spider-Man” Photo: SONY PICTURES ENTERTAINMENT INC. Ashley Scott Ashley Tappin Ashley Tisdale Asia Argento Aubrey ODay

Britney Spears – DANCE Till The World Ends

DANCE Till The World Ends Artist: Britney Spears Label: Jive Director: Album: Entre la Espada y la Pared Jessica Simpson Zooey Deschanel Aaliyah Abbie Cornish Adriana Lima

Justin Bieber Nabs Year’s Biggest Chart Debut With Believe

Bieber’s latest sold more than 374,000 copies in its first week, edging Madonna’s MDNA to claim the title of year’s biggest bow. By James Montgomery <P>Most <a href="/news/articles/1687988/justin-bieber-believe-album-sales.jhtml">predicted it</a>, and now it's official: <b>Justin Bieber</b>'s <i>Believe</i> scored the year's biggest chart debut, selling more than 374,000 copies and blasting the competition on the <i>Billboard</i> Top [...]

Whitney Houston And Michael Jackson’s Deaths: Gone Too Soon

‘You will always remember where you were … when you heard the news,’ Simon Cowell says, echoing the sentiments after Jackson’s death. By Tomika L. Anderson <P>Few people will forget where they were when they heard that the King of Pop, <a href="/news/articles/1614744/michael-jackson-dies-at-50.jhtml">Michael Jackson, had died</a> in June 2009. And now, the same can be [...]

What’s Your Number? Premiere!

The What’s Your Number? premiere is tonight in Los Angeles! I have my dress and I’m super excited! I’m gong to be tweeting live from the red carpet at 6:30 PM PST for US Weekly magazine, so make sure to follow them and me on Twitter: @usweekly @karynbosnak Carol Grow Carrie Underwood Cat Power Catherine [...]

Reader Reviews

The movie tie-in edition of “20 Times a Lady”—now called “What’s Your Number?“—is now available wherever fine books are sold! To celebrate its publication, a few of my favorite readers came up with these great reviews… “What’s Your Number? is like Harry Potter minus the wizards, wands, and Lord Voldemort.” —Michelle Bell   “‎What’s Your [...]

Photos | Young Love: Justin Bieber And Selena Gomez

Young Love: Justin Bieber And Selena Gomez Related Artists Justin Bieber Selena Gomez Amanda Righetti Amanda Swisten Amber Arbucci Amber Brkich Amber Heard

Photos | MTV Buzzworthy Blog: Nicki Minaj’s Funniest Faces

MTV Buzzworthy Blog: Nicki Minaj’s Funniest Faces Related Artists Nicki Minaj Britney Spears Gina Philips Gisele Bündchen Giuliana DePandi Giulianna Ramirez Grace Park

Usher Hopes ‘Scream’ Will Be the Song Of The Summer

‘Let’s get going, summer is almost here!’ Usher tells MTV News. By Christina Garibaldi <P>On top of his club-banging hits and soulful voice, <a href="http://www.mtv.com/music/artist/usher/artist.jhtml">Usher</a> has another impressive skill: creating the song of summer. Usher has ruled the airwaves in the summer for years, with hits like "You Make Me Wanna" and "U Remind Me" [...]

Swedish House Mafia And Usher Bring Ibiza To Atlanta

‘We’d rather work with someone we respect than just a big name,’ Angello tells MTV News of SHM’s two Looking 4 Myself tracks. By Akshay Bhansali <P>With the release of <a href="http://www.mtv.com/music/artist/usher/artist.jhtml">Usher</a>'s seventh studio album, <a href="/news/articles/1686990/usher-looking-4-myself-evolution.jhtml"><i>Looking 4 Myself,</i></a> the veteran R&B star reveals a personal evolution that fittingly corresponds with today's pop-music appetite. In [...]

Octomom and Frankie Grageda Go on a Date!!!!!

Octomom Nadya Suleman and new boyfriend Frankie Grageda went on a date this week. Stunning and breaking news right there, we know. Breathe. Who knows how you arrange a babysitter when you have 14 children and a house in foreclosure, but lo and behold, Octomom apparently pulled it off. Gotta make time for yourself and [...]

Britney Spears To Get New ‘Glee’ Tribute Episode

Fox comedy will also move to Thursday, like ‘X Factor,’ where Brit has signed on to judge. By Jocelyn Vena <P>After drawing <a href="/news/articles/1648982/britney-spears-glee-episode-draws-record-setting-ratings.jhtml">record ratings the first time around, "Glee"</a> has announced plans to pay homage to <a href="http://www.mtv.com/music/artist/spears_britney/artist.jhtml">Britney Spears</a> … one more time. The news comes hot on the heels of the announcement that [...]

Tom Cruise And Katie Holmes Divorce: A Timeline

A-list couple’s seven-year romance kicked off in spectacularly public fashion before ending in news of a divorce.By Kara Warner Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes in 2005 Photo: Getty Images As the news that Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes are getting a divorce sent shock waves across the Net on Friday (June 29), the next thought [...]

Photos | 2012 Grammy Nominees

2012 Grammy Nominees Related Artists Kanye West Jay-Z Adele Bruno Mars Lady Gaga Daisy Fuentes Dania Ramirez Danica Patrick Daniella Alonso Danneel Harris

Magic Mike Thrusted Hard Into The Box Office!

Waves of excited girls (and guys) squealed watching Steven Soderbergh’s masterpiece Friday night. The stripperific Magic Mike earned an overwhelming $19.4M opening night, far exceeding expectations. The film is estimated to reach $40M this weekend… that’s a lot of sweaty $1 bills! But even with all the cheeks and shadow dick, it still didn’t win [...]