Perry, ‘Potter’ and ‘Glee’ Top People’s Choice Nominations

By DERRIK J. LANG LOS ANGELES — Katy Perry, “Glee” and “Harry Potter” conjured up the most People’s Choice Awards nominations. “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2” topped Tuesday’s nomination announcement with nine nods, including favorite movie and ensemble movie cast, while pop star Perry and the Fox musical “Glee” are both up […]

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Pee Wee, Potter, Vader Honored at Scream Awards

By SANDY COHEN UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — Heroes and villains from the worlds of horror, fantasy and sci-fi shared the stage at Spike TVs annual Scream Awards. More television event than traditional awards ceremony, the Scream Awards were presented in an amphitheater built on the Universal Studios backlot just for the occasion. The Saturday night […]

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CBS Says It Does Not Condone Contestant’s Gay Tirade

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap) – CBS has a message for those who were offended by returning “Big Brother” contestant Jeff Schroeder’s homophobic comments: Hey, don’t blame us. The network issued a statement to the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation after Schroeder went off on a rant about gay “Harry Potter” character Dumbledore […]

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‘Harry Potter’ Star Says He No Longer Drinks

LONDON (AP) — Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe said he has given up drinking alcohol after realizing he was partying too hard. The 21-year-old actor says he began to drink too much while filming “Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince,” the sixth movie in the Harry Potter series, in 2009. He said; “I became […]

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Raunchy Movies In Running For Teen Choice Awards

By Jill Serjeant LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Raunchy comedy movies “Hangover 2” and “Bridesmaids” will compete alongside old favorites like “Twilight” and “Harry Potter” at the 2011 Teen Choice Awards, where 13-19 year-olds celebrate their hottest icons in film, music and television. Vampire movie franchise “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse” led the Teen Choice nominations, announced on […]

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