‘Twilight,’ ‘House’ Top The People’s Choice Awards

LOS ANGELES — Dreamy vampires, a surly doctor and a rapper in “Recovery” are top winners at the People’s Choice Awards. “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse,” TV’s “House M.D.” and Eminem each won four awards at Wednesday’s ceremony, hosted by Queen Latifah at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles. Fans picked “Twilight” as their favorite […]

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SNL Preview: Jeff Bridges Gets ‘Tron’-imated

Jeff Bridges is hosting “Saturday Night Live” this weekend with musical guests Eminem and Lil Wayne (or “Little” Wayne, if you’re to believe the Dude’s pronunciation of his name). Bridges co-hosted a 1983 episode of SNL with his bro Beau, but this is his first time flying solo. Watch him and Fred Armisen get “Tron“d […]

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Eminem Leads Grammy Nominations with 10

By NEKESA MUMBI MOODY When Eminem was first nominated for album of the year some 10 years ago for “The Marshall Mathers LP,” it marked a milestone for the Grammys as it chose to honor an album that was considered masterful in its artistry yet morally bankrupt in its values. On Wednesday, as the Recording […]

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Eminem Set to Open MTV Video Music Awards

BY: Derrik J. Lang LOS ANGELES – Eminem is not afraid to open the MTV Video Music Awards. MTV general manager Stephen Friedman said Wednesday that the rapper, who’s nominated for eight trophies and continues to sit atop sales charts with “Recovery,” will open Sunday’s ceremony at the Nokia Theatre, which has been transformed with […]

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‘True Blood’ Recap: Break Up To Make Up

When I watched the video for “Love The Way You Lie,” I contemplated that Eminem had more insight into abusive relationships than any psychologist.  I think that Alan Ball may have outdone him with tonight’s ‘True Blood,’ a meditation on the varied impacts of violence on all of the human-ish characters. Victim of Violence #1: […]

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At MTV Award Shows, Party Matters More than Prizes

By SANDY COHEN AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES Katy Perry dripping with green slime. Jack Black, in his underpants, shooting fireworks from his crotch. Sacha Baron Cohen‘s alter-ego, Bruno, landing his bare backside on Eminem‘s face. These sure aren’t Oscar moments. MTV Networks – which include Nickelodeon, Spike, Comedy Central and VH1 – specialize in […]

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