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Miley's Lap Dance OK With Billy Ray

Apparently, it's what all the kids are doing

(Newser) - Billy Ray Cyrus doesn't seem to worried about the fact that his precious little girl was bumping and grinding all over 44-year-old director Adam Shankman—at the tender age of 16. "It's what people her age do," Miley Cyrus' dad explained to TMZ . She was just "having... More »

Miley Lap Dance Caught on Video

Cyrus bumps and grinds—a lot—with Adam Shankman

(Newser) - A 16-year-old’s graphic dirty dancing with a 44-year-old man is caught on video: Sounds shocking until you realize that Miley Cyrus is the 16-year-old in question. The 44-year-old is Adam Shankman, the openly gay producer of The Last Song, who famously tweeted provocative photos of himself and Miley last... More »

Next Wizard of Oz: Robert Downey Jr?

Actor is in talks for prequel film

(Newser) - Maybe you don’t picture Robert Downey Jr. as the “desperate and doddering” Wizard of Oz featured in the beloved musical—but what about the “dark and complex charlatan” he’s painted as in L. Frank Baum’s books? Yes, RDJ would be perfect for that role, writes... More »

Oscars Drop Live Song Performances

But producers promise there will be dance numbers

(Newser) - You won't be seeing Randy Newman, Marion Cotillard, or Jeff Bridges crooning Oscar-nominated songs on stage at the Academy Awards this year, as speed-demon producers have killed the live performances in favor of showing clips from the films that featured them. But there will, nonetheless be dancers, the AP surmises... More »

Yet Another Photo 'Oops' for Miley

Plus, Paris Hilton's new boytoy doesn't take her seriously, and more

(Newser) - Miley Cyrus, star of such photo scandals as “racy Vanity Fair shoot” and “slanty-eyes group shot,” is going for the trilogy, reports the Sun. Adam Shankman, the 44-year-old director of her latest film, posted two suggestive shots of her on Twitter, but took them down when the... More »

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