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Top Actress Told She Was Too Old for Role at 37

Maggie Gyllenhaal was recently told she was too old for a movie role—and no, she wasn't hoping to play, say, a high school student. "I’m 37 and I was told recently I was too old to play the lover of a man who was 55," she tells the Wrap...

Police Issue 'Wanted' Poster for Nickelback

Nickelback just can't catch a break. The band's awfulness is a popular punchline, and the latest people to make a joke at the musicians' expense are officers of the law. Nickelback launched a world tour in Australia, the Daily Dot reports, so the Queensland Police issued a "wanted" poster with...

Introducing the Martha Stewart Triscuit Flavor

Weird: Martha Stewart has her own limited-edition flavor of Triscuit crackers out this month. Not so weird: That flavor is "toasted coconut and sea salt." The Huffington Post calls it "the bougiest thing in the cracker aisle," which is about what you'd probably expect from Stewart, but notes that it...

Mindy Kaling, BJ Novak's Relationship Gets Them $7.5M

If you've always wanted to know more of the story behind Mindy Kaling's on-again, off-again romance with BJ Novak—described by a publishing industry source as a "complicated" relationship that took place while they were co-starring on The Office —then you're in luck. And so are Kaling and Novak, who...

'National Nightmare' Over: Letterman Signs Off

David Letterman started off his 6,028th and final late-night broadcast last night with an admission: "It's beginning to look like I'm not going to get The Tonight Show." He kept up his trademark self-deprecating tone throughout his final Late Show episode, joined by plenty of celebrities and old friends...

Cannes Film Spotlights Hollywood Child Abuse

A dark side of the movie world has played out onscreen at Cannes in An Open Secret, a documentary about child sexual abuse that calls itself "the movie Hollywood doesn't want you to see." The film, screened outside the festival selection, features interviews with former child actors and models who...

Joe Francis Is Now Wanted, Hiding in Mexico

Joe Francis: from the kingpin of basically a softcore porn empire to an outlaw living in Mexico. An arrest warrant was issued yesterday for the Girls Gone Wild founder, the Wall Street Journal reports. Francis, who really is living south of the border, was ordered by the court to give...

Kanye Apologizes for 'Over-Censored' Act at Billboard Awards

Kanye West is apologizing to TV viewers who saw his performance at the Billboard Music Awards. The rapper released a statement yesterday saying he was "grossly over-censored," adding that some of his lyrics were muted for 30 seconds, which misrepresented his voice and performance. The audience at Las Vegas' MGM...

Marina Abramovic: Jay Z 'Used Me'

Do not count Marina Abramovic among Jay Z's many fans. The performance artist collaborated with Jay in 2013 for his "Picasso Baby" video—the rapper had been inspired by Abramovic's "The Artist Is Present" piece at MoMA, in which she sat across from other people at a table for 736...

Top 10 Things You Should Read About Letterman

David Letterman has been doing late-night television longer than any other host out there—33 years—and tonight, his 6,028th show, will be his last. In honor of the Late Show host's iconic Top 10 lists, we've compiled the 10 best pieces of Letterman reading out there: "David Letterman,...

Miley Croons Sad Ballad to Her Dead Blowfish

Only those with hearts of steel chiseled out of her infamous wrecking ball could watch Miley Cyrus sing about Pablow, her dearly departed blowfish, and not feel all the feels—especially with lyrics like "How can I love / Someone I’ve never touched / You lived under the water /...

Cannes' Controversial Code: High Heels Only, Ladies

The Cannes Film Festival is coming under scrutiny for its policy of only allowing women dressed in high heels to walk the red carpet for its formal premieres. Many are criticizing the festival after Screen International reported that several middle-aged women were turned away from the Sunday premiere of Carol...

Jon Hamm Explains Mad Men Ending

Confused by the finale of Mad Men ? In a spoiler-laden New York Times interview, Jon Hamm admits the final scene is a "little bit ambiguous" and gives his own take on Don Draper's fate. When the scene cuts from Draper meditating at a California retreat to Coke's 1971 "I'd...

Bristol Palin's Wedding This Weekend? It's Off

Bristol Palin's wedding to a Marine war hero this weekend has been called off, mom Sarah Palin writes on Facebook. But the Palins are still planning "a great bar-b-que" in Kentucky that day for family and close friends, the former Alaska governor adds. Bristol and fiance Dakota Meyer "couldn’t be...

Swift on Being Maxim 's 'Hottest': Nice Compliment

Continuing her apparent quest to Win All The Awards, Taylor Swift has been named the No. 1 pick on Maxim 's annual Hot 100 list. Among the reasons why: Swift is "deeply unconcerned with whether or not you consider her attractive, which of course only makes her more so," the...

Bey, Jay Quietly Supporting Baltimore, Ferguson Protesters

Jay Z and Beyonce have quietly played a role in the Baltimore and Ferguson protests, according to social justice organizer Dream Hampton. The activist tweeted yesterday, "I'm going to tweet this and I don't care if Jay gets mad. When we needed money for bail for Baltimore protestors, I asked...

Blanchett: 'Bisexual' Comments Taken Out of Context

It may have seemed like Cate Blanchett came out as bisexual last week, but at a press conference this weekend for her new film, she said her comments about her relationships with women were taken out of context, the Guardian reports. "From memory, the conversation ran: 'Have you had relationships...

Swift Wins 8, Kanye Booed at Billboard Awards

Taylor Swift dominated the Billboard Music Awards with eight wins, including top artist, while Kanye West was booed during his performance that closed the three-hour event in Las Vegas. Swift also won top Billboard 200 album for "1989" and top female artist. "Oh, this is such a good night!" she...

5 Musicians Who Are Surprisingly Good at Business

Being rich doesn't always accompany being famous, especially when living a rock star lifestyle, but a handful of A-list musicians have managed to turn their celebrity into successful business ventures: Jessica Simpson: You wouldn't expect a pop singer/reality star who didn't know the difference between chicken and tuna to morph...

Louis CK on SNL: Finally, Too Much?

Louis CK gave a predictably polite, sensitive monologue yesterday on the closing night of SNL's 40th season—making light of racism, child molestation, and the Israel-Palestine conflict. "Child molesters are very tenacious people," CNN quotes him as saying. "From their point of view, it must be amazing to risk so...

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