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Steve-O sued over karaoke injury

Jan 28, 2012 / 11:00 am

If you’re going to enter a karaoke contest show, and you know that the show was created by none other than ‘Jackass’ star, Steve-O, you must expect that you’re going to sustain a couple of injuries at some point! Steve-O and both production companies producing the new...

Lohan sued for hitting nanny

Jan 27, 2012 / 6:00 am

Gee, I was wondering where Lindsay Lohan had disappeared to! She’s been out of the headlines for at least a week! But alas, Lohan hits the headlines once again with yet another lawsuit, and not by a crazy person this time. It is weird though that it took over a year to come to...

Facebook to force Timeline

Jan 26, 2012 / 6:00 am

If you haven’t switched already, it might be time to do so. Why not, as Facebook’s just going to make you do it anyway! As of Tuesday, Facebook has been informing people that they have a week to clean up their profiles. I myself have not, as of yet, received this message, but I...

WikiLeaks Founder Launching TV Show

Jan 25, 2012 / 6:00 am

Julian Assange, Cyber-transparency activist and creator of ‘WikiLeaks’, is launching what he calls a “new brand of talk show”, built around the theme of “the world of tomorrow.” Assange has yet to disclose any of his guests, but promises viewers that it will...

Out on Video - Tues Jan 24

Jan 24, 2012 / 6:00 am

Out on release this week: A young man deals with a rare form of cancer, a father and son bond over some ‘bots, ‘found footage’ reveals what happened to the sisters in the ‘Paranormal Activity’ series, a young girl with a secret befriends a lonely funeral chaser, and a...

Avatar star aids accident victim

Jan 21, 2012 / 11:00 am

In a chapter I like to call ‘Celebrities Who Care’, actress Zoe Saldana (‘Columbiana’, ‘Avatar’) came to the aid of an elderly woman this past Wednesday after witnessing a car accident in Culver City, CA. Saldana immediately stopped her car and rushed to one...

Andy Dick Roughs Up Tourist

Jan 20, 2012 / 6:00 am

Andy Dick, who has been accused of numerous horrible things while being intoxicated, - such as pulling down a 17-year olds’ top and groping two men at a comedy show - has now gone and beat up a tourist in Hollywood! Probably not the kinda of hit he was looking for! The LAPD are...

Shocking allegations against Lohan

Jan 19, 2012 / 6:00 am

This one is pretty crazypants, and I am betting Lohan’s thinking to herself, “What the hell is going on with my life right now?” Two steps forward… Just as Lohan was on her way to court the other day to review the progress of her probation (which seems to be going much...

Marijuana named after baby Beyonce

Jan 18, 2012 / 6:00 am

A hit song, a catering company, and now a strain of marijuana has been named after the offspring of power couple Beyonce and Jay-Z, who was only born a mere 11 days ago! A group of pot dispensaries in Hollywood are cashing in on the bundle of joy, selling it in several LA pot shops. The new...

Out on Video - Tues Jan 17

Jan 17, 2012 / 6:00 am

New to video this week: A young campaign staffer realizes that politics is a ‘dirty game’, a ‘Twilight’ teenager finds himself living a lie, and three working ladies become trapped in diner during a drug deal gone-wrong! The Ides of March Stephen (Ryan...

Angelina Jolie Has Meltdown

Jan 14, 2012 / 11:00 am

Even stars have their doubts about their abilities and talents when it comes down to it. Stars such as Angelina Jolie, who recently fessed up during a live web-chat with Marie Clare magazine that she had a complete mental, messy, crying meltdown in the shower right before shooting began on her...

Ricky Gervais Talks Golden Globes

Jan 13, 2012 / 6:00 am

The Golden Globes airs this Sunday January 15th, and the host of the awards show is primed! Ricky Gervais will host the show for the third time on Sunday, despite the controversy he sparked at last year’s awards. Isn’t that why so many of us have actually watched the awards shows...

Russell Crowe on Republic of Doyle!

Jan 12, 2012 / 6:00 am

How does a CBC show land a top notch A-lister like Russell Crowe? Through mutual friends, that’s how! Russell Crowe has been buddies with ‘Great Big Sea’ frontman Alan Doyle for several years, recently collaborating on the digitally released album ‘The Crowe/Doyle...

Beyonce Baby Drama

Jan 11, 2012 / 6:00 am

It seems the over-the-top security measures that Beyonce and Jay-Z took during the birth of their new daughter last week ticked off some of the other couples also having children at the hospital! The security was so tight on Sat Jan 7th at Lenox Hill Hospital (the day that little *baby* Blue...

Out on Video - Tue Jan 10

Jan 10, 2012 / 6:00 am

Out on video this week: A former baseball player turned general manager attempts to reinvent how the sport recruits it’s players, a retired gun-for-hire must save his friend and mentor from a deranged sheikh, a woman rehashes her lovers of past to see if she may have missed out on...

Funny Or Die Oscar Promo

Jan 7, 2012 / 6:00 am

The first trailer for the Oscars has hit the web! In this Funny or Die bit, actors Josh Duhamel and Megan Fox are paired together as agents trekking around the world to find ‘The Host’. Of course, ‘The Host’ is Oscars’ veteran Billy Crystal, who stepped up to...

Jeremy Renner Attacked in Thailand

Jan 6, 2012 / 6:00 am

Probably not the best place in the world to be partying! Jeremy Renner, star of ‘Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol’ and the upcoming ‘Bourne Legacy’ had a terrible ending to his night on Wednesday, after hanging out at a local Phuket bar with a group of...

Gary Busey swaps wife

Jan 5, 2012 / 6:00 am

The craziest thing I’ve heard about lately is Tuesday night’s episode of ‘Celebrity Wife Swap’ where former actor and *reformed* drug user Gary Busey and disgraced Pastor Ted Haggard swapped their significant others! Oh man! Where was I? I didn’t even know this...

Jolie Gets Pitt a Waterfall

Jan 4, 2012 / 7:00 am

What to get the man on your list that has everything? Well if you’re Angelina Jolie, I guess you would get your man only the best! Like a waterfall and the surrounding land in California, so he can build a house; something he has always been very keen on doing. The gift, which was...

Out on Video - Tues Jan 3

Jan 3, 2012 / 6:00 am

Out this week on release: A lethal airborne virus is rapidly making its way through society, a young girl discovers scary creatures in her dad’s basement, a woman looks for life and work balance while another looks for ways to survive a divorce and an ungrateful child during the depression,...

About the Author

With certification in Film & Media Production, Kathrine worked in the B.C. film industry in various capacities. After gaining experience in casting, production and location scouting, Kathrine moved home to the sunny Okanagan to be closer to family and friends.

Though no longer behind the scenes, Kathrine still enjoys all things entertainment from movies, television and local music and entertainment.

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