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Golden Globe for musical or comedy

Dec 13, 2012 / 6:28 am
The Golden Globe nominations for best actor in a musical or comedy film have been announced by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. The nominees announced Thursday are Hugh Jackman, "Les Miserables"; Jack Black, "Bernie"; Bradley Cooper, "Silver Linings...

Music, comic royalty rock NYC

Dec 12, 2012 / 8:47 pm
Music and comedy royalty struck a defiant tone in a benefit concert for Superstorm Sandy victims on Wednesday, asking for help to rebuild a New York metropolitan area most of them know well. The sold-out Madison Square Garden show was televised, streamed online and aired on radio all over the...

A breathtaking shadow dance

Dec 12, 2012 / 3:33 pm
I think we all know there is a big difference between good and great and this video from TheTango.net is a classic example of something GREAT! If this video doesn’t take your breath away, nothing will! For more great videos check out TheTango.net.

McCartney joining Nirvana members?

Dec 12, 2012 / 12:00 pm
Sir Paul McCartney is set to front Nirvana at the 12.12.12 concert in New York tonight. The legendary Beatles musician is to team up with the surviving members of the grunge band - Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic - for a special performance at the star studded benefit. The...

Summertime at the Rock 'n' Roll HOF

Dec 12, 2012 / 9:56 am
Donna Summer is to be posthumously inducted into the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame. The late disco diva will join Rush, Public Enemy, Heart, Randy Newman and Albert King in being placed in the world famous institution, based in Cleveland, US, in 2013. Donna - responsible for...

Modern Family has guardianship issue

Dec 12, 2012 / 2:45 am
A trial that will determine who raises "Modern Family" star Ariel Winter was scheduled to begin Wednesday, with her mother and adult sister involved in an increasingly bitter struggle for custody of the teenage actress. The actress' mother has been accused of physically and...

Beatles' mentor dies at 92

Dec 11, 2012 / 9:40 pm
Ravi Shankar, the sitar virtuoso who became a hippie musical icon of the 1960s after hobnobbing with the Beatles and who introduced traditional Indian ragas to Western audiences over an eight-decade career, has died. He was 92. The prime minister's office confirmed his death and called him...

Disney in real life

Dec 11, 2012 / 3:37 pm
Oscar Wilde once said in an essay that, "Life imitates art far more than art imitates life." Whether you agree with it or not, these pictures found on TheTango.net will sure make you think about it! To see the rest of this gallery and more great photos and videos go to TheTango.net

Charlie Sheen's 75k cancer donation

Dec 11, 2012 / 12:00 pm
Charlie Sheen gave $75,000 to help a little girl fight cancer. The 'Anger Management' actor had been speaking to a policeman in Hermosa Beach in California, when he discovered the officer's 10-year-old daughter, Jasmine, had been diagnosed with Childhood Rhabdomyosarcoma...

Brutal basketball blooper

Dec 10, 2012 / 4:30 pm
Today TheTango.net presents to you the worst basketball shot of all time. At least it didn't go backwards. Video from TheTango.net For more great videos and photos check out TheTango.net

Crashing soon at Train Wreck Comedy

Dec 10, 2012 / 4:12 pm
Co-Feature Kwasi Thomas and Greg Kettner Vancouver, BC Wednesday Dec 12th - O'Flannigan's Thursday Dec 13th - Dakoda's Sports Bar Train Wreck is proud to present a co-feature this week with two great comedians from Vancouver. Kwasi Thomas A greatly talented,...

Jimmy Page planning 2013 solo tour

Dec 10, 2012 / 2:00 pm
Jimmy Page plans to go on a solo tour next year. The Led Zeppelin guitarist originally wanted to go out on the road this year but following the release of the group's DVD 'Celebration Day' - a concert film of their one-off reunion show at London's The O2 in December 2007...

Gaga to guest with Rolling Stones

Dec 10, 2012 / 11:30 am
Lady Gaga will join The Rolling Stones on stage in New Jersey. The 'Bad Romance' hitmaker, Bruce Springsteen and The Black Keys will perform with the veteran rockers at their final '50 and Counting' show at the Prudential Center in Newark on Saturday (15.12.12), and the...

Notorious B.I.G.'s autopsy released

Dec 9, 2012 / 11:18 am
Police detectives apologized to the family of Notorious B.I.G. for failing to warn them about the planned release of his autopsy report more than 15 years after he died in a drive-by shooting, the Los Angeles Police Department said Saturday. The detectives had intended to notify the...

Morocco's 100 years of Bollywood

Dec 8, 2012 / 3:14 am
For once, the storytellers, snake charmers and food stalls were gone from Marrakech's main square and in their place pulsed a crowd of thousands of people waiting to see a legend of Indian cinema who has attained superstar status here in Morocco. "Shahrukh Khan! Shakrukh Khan!"...

King's Shining example

Dec 7, 2012 / 9:59 pm
Stephen King loves scaring people, but one student at University of Massachusetts Lowell tried to find out Friday what scares him. "Spiders, snakes ... my mother-in-law," the writer said with a grin. The author of international bestselling books including "Carrie" and...

Grammys, Bond and an $8M video

Dec 7, 2012 / 5:04 pm
Grammy nominations are out, someone wants to be the next Bond and the whole Castanet staff dances for you in this weeks Entertainment Week in Review!

Seinfeld is coming to Kelowna

Dec 7, 2012 / 4:34 pm
America’s premier comedian, Jerry Seinfeld, will be performing his signature stand-up routine at Prospera Place. Whether you were a fan of his show or a fan of his comedy this is a show you don't want to miss! Seinfeld has been hailed for his uncanny ability to joke about the...

Craig's big Bond bonus

Dec 7, 2012 / 9:56 am
Daniel Craig and his 'Skyfall' castmates are in line for six-figure bonuses. The 44-year-old actor - who played iconic British spy James Bond for the third time - director Sam Mendes and stars Javier Bardem, Dame Judi Dench and Ralph Fiennes will receive varying payments on top...

Bieber's manager furious over snub

Dec 6, 2012 / 2:00 pm
Justin Bieber's manager is furious he hasn't been nominated for any Grammy Awards. The Canadian singer's third album, 'Believe' has been a huge hit since its release in June - selling over a million copies and spawning the number two single 'Boyfriend' in the...

Bieber snubbed by Grammys

Dec 6, 2012 / 10:14 am
Kanye West, Mumford & Sons and Jay-Z have landed six nominations each for the Grammy Awards 2013. The hip-hop artists and folk-rockers were joined by Frank Ocean and The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach in gaining the most nods when the shortlist was announced in Nashville, Tennessee,...

Did that just happen?

Dec 5, 2012 / 4:47 pm
Searching TheTango.net I found this video that made me laugh so I thought I would share it with you. I'm guessing that after spending 30+ years living at home with his mom, this dude finally gets a taste of what the real world has to offer and he can’t handle it! For this guy,...

This Mo is fo' real! Contest winner

Dec 5, 2012 / 11:46 am
Thanks to everyone who submitted their photo for the Castanet Movember contest, it was a huge success with over 100 entries. It was not easy to pick the best Mo, but in the end there could be only one winner. Congratulations to Jamie McDowell who has won a weekend for 2 in the luxurious Inn at...

Hollywood 'Delirious' about star's pay

Dec 5, 2012 / 11:00 am
Eddie Murphy has been named the most over-paid actor in Hollywood. The 51-year-old actor - whose recent films 'Imagine That', 'A Thousand Words' and 'Meet Dave' were all labelled flops - is reportedly no longer popular at the box office despite being paid a huge...

Michael Palin 'spams' producers claims

Dec 5, 2012 / 9:39 am
Michael Palin has rejected a movie producer's claim that the producer was the unofficial seventh member of the Monty Python comedy troupe and is entitled to more royalties from the musical "Spamalot." Mark Forstater has sued over the show, which is based on the 1975 movie...

Cashing in on YouTube Gangnam Style

Dec 5, 2012 / 4:45 am
As "Gangnam Style" gallops toward 1 billion views on YouTube, the first Asian pop artist to capture a massive global audience has gotten richer click by click. So too has his agent and his grandmother. But the money from music sales isn't flowing in from the rapper's homeland...

Buzz and Mickey to play on Netflix

Dec 4, 2012 / 7:45 pm
Netflix's Internet video service has landed the U.S. rights to show Disney movies shortly after they leave theatres, a coup that could turn into a costly mistake if the deal doesn't bring in more customers. The multiyear licensing agreement announced Tuesday represents a breakthrough...

The Tango Time Waster

Dec 4, 2012 / 5:07 pm
I know how important your time is and I want to help you waste some of it with some random pictures I found on TheTango.net. It’s far better than working, cleaning or whatever you were planning to spend that time on for the next minute or so. Enjoy the pics I found and click the link at the...

Angelina Jolie's career countdown

Dec 4, 2012 / 1:00 pm
Angelina Jolie has vowed to give up acting when her children get older. The 'Salt' actress - who raises kids, Maddox, 11, Pax, nine, Zahara, seven, Shiloh, six, and four-year-old twins Knox and Vivienne with fiance Brad Pitt - says once all her brood hit their teenage years she...

Martin and Clapton join 12.12.12 show

Dec 4, 2012 / 11:00 am
Chris Martin and Eric Clapton have both signed up to appear at the 12.12.12. benefit. The concert to raise money for the victims of Hurricane Sandy will take place next week and the Coldplay singer and legendary guitar have both signed up. The concert will be held at Madison Square...

Canada buzzing over royal pregnancy

Dec 3, 2012 / 6:49 pm
It's going to be one of the most closely watched baby bumps in the world, and it's of particular significance to Canada. As news of a royal pregnancy was announced by St. James Palace in England on Monday, Canadians in particular were quick to offer their congratulations to Prince...

Crashing soon at Train Wreck Comedy

Dec 3, 2012 / 4:30 pm
Ryan Paterson Vancouver, BC Wednesday Dec 5th - O'Flannigan's Thursday Dec 6th - Dakoda's Sports Bar Train Wreck is proud to present an up and coming star in stand-up comedy, Ryan Paterson. With the holiday season so close, Ryan will be the second in three straight weeks of...

Family Guy - The Movie?

Dec 3, 2012 / 3:00 pm
Seth MacFarlane is planning a 'Family Guy' movie. The 'Ted' director has ''finally'' come up with the perfect idea to take his hit cartoon sitcom from the small screen to a feature length film and promises it will be more successful than the 2007 'The...

Lohan's bank accounts seized

Dec 3, 2012 / 12:00 pm
Lindsay Lohan's bank accounts have been seized by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The troubled actress' accounts have been seized so the US government can recover some of the huge outstanding tax debt she owes. The government previously filed liens against Lindsay for 2009 and...

Letterman, Zeppelin honoured in DC

Dec 2, 2012 / 11:45 am
David Letterman's "stupid human tricks" and Top 10 lists are being vaulted into the ranks of cultural achievements as the late-night TV comedian receives this year's Kennedy Center Honors with rock band Led Zeppelin and three other artists. Stars from New York, Hollywood and...

Kardashian: tear gas & milkshakes

Dec 1, 2012 / 6:18 pm
Just hours after reality TV star Kim Kardashian gushed about her impressions of Bahrain, riot police fired tear gas to disperse more than 50 hardline Islamic protesters denouncing her presence in the Gulf kingdom. The clashes took place just before Kardashian opened the Bahrain branch of her...

Money money money

Nov 30, 2012 / 4:29 pm
Forbes released their list of the highest paid musicians for 2012 this week, The Rolling Stones are facing a huge fine and Two and a Half Men was called 'filth' by one of its stars. All this and more in your Entertainment Week in Review.

Lohan drinking over 2L of vodka a day

Nov 30, 2012 / 3:00 pm
Lindsay Lohan is allegedly downing two litres of vodka a day. The 'Liz & Dick' actress - who is accused of assaulting psychic Tiffany Mitchell in New York's Avenue nightclub in the early hours of Thursday morning (Nov 29th) - is allegedly relieving her stress about her worrying...

Forbes highest-paid musicians of 2012

Nov 30, 2012 / 1:00 pm
Dr. Dre has been named music's highest earning star. The hip-hop producer topped Forbes magazine's annual list of the 25 Highest-Paid Musicians of 2012, earning $110 million. However, the biggest chunk of his earnings came not from music but his Beats by Dre headphones business,...

James Cameron working on Avatar 2

Nov 30, 2012 / 10:00 am
James Cameron will begin filming 'Avatar 2' next year. The Oscar-winning director has revealed he is working on the scripts for the second movie in the franchise, as well as the third, and wants to start shooting 'Avatar 2' by the end of 2013. He said: ''I want to...

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