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5 Actors Whose TV Debuts Were Awful

Including Jennifer Lawrence, Jennifer Aniston, and more

(Newser) - These 10 actors rounded up by The Stir may have gone on to become big names, but their TV debuts were less than stellar:
  • Jim Carrey: Nope, he didn't get his start on In Living Color, he got it on The Duck Factory, a show about a young animator
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Melissa McCarthy: No One Would Make a Dress for Me

For the Oscars a few years ago

(Newser) - Melissa McCarthy may be wildly popular—but, as she explains to Redbook , that doesn't mean she has a lot of success in the shopping arena. "When I go shopping, most of the time I’m disappointed," she says. "Two Oscars ago, I couldn’t find anybody... More »

10 Stars in Nude Photo Scandals

The latest: Shiri Appleby

(Newser) - It seems almost a rite of passage for a celebrity to have a nude scandal. Shiri Appleby (a guest star on Girls) is the latest to have a naked photo allegedly of her leak, so ETOnline rounds up 10 more to keep her company:
  • Kanye West: He sent revealing pictures
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15 Truly Mismatched Celeb Couples

Beauty, after all, is in the eye of the beholder

(Newser) - Paula Abdul was right: Sometimes, even in Hollywood, opposites do attract. Celebuzz rounds up 15 celebrity couples, past and present, that make you go hmmm. Click through the gallery for a sampling, or for the complete list—and more fun pictures— click here . More »

UK Minister: Curvy Mad Men Star 'Great Role Model'

We 'need more Christina Hendricks-size models'

(Newser) - Mad Men vamp Christina Hendricks' curvy figure makes her a great role model for girls, according to Britain's Equalities Minister. Lynne Featherstone says super-skinny models are overexposed in the media, creating a crisis in body confidence in young women and leading to eating disorders like anorexia, the Telegraph reports. More »

31% of Gals Would Sleep With Zooey

And more fun revelations from Esquire's survey

(Newser) - If you’ve ever wondered which female celebrity most women would go gay for, or the average number of dates it takes before a woman will offer to pay for dinner, never fear: Esquire's Survey of the American Woman is here. The mag polled nearly 10,000 women—here’s... More »

Esquire's Hottest Woman: Christina Hendricks

'Mad Men' star graces May cover

(Newser) - Christina Hendricks can officially say "suck it" to anyone who thinks she’s a " big girl ": The Mad Men star was voted the best-looking woman in America in an Esquire poll, and is featured, quite sultrily, on the May cover. Victoria’s Secret model Adriana Lima came... More »

Gilligan's Island Sets Sail for Big Screen

Michael Cera may be Gilligan, but what about the rest?

(Newser) - More than 40 years later, Gilligan’s Island is coming to the big screen. Warner Bros. and Atlas Entertainment have begun development on the film, Variety reports, adding that they plan to update the familiar premise. No cast has been announced, other than the possibility of Michael Cera as Gilligan,... More »

Christina Hendricks Tired of Talking Curves

'Mad Men' actress should be famous for talent, not curves

(Newser) - Christina Hendricks would rather talk about her work on Mad Men than her curvy shape, thank you very much, but the latter is what everyone has focused on since a stylist called her a “big girl” at the Golden Globes. “It kind of hurt my feelings at first,... More »

Real Breasts Bug America

Why do we exalt Heidi Montag, then mock girls with genuine assets

(Newser) - Meghan McCain thinks America has a real “double standard for double Ds.” For some reason, when Heidi Montag shows off her newly enhanced breasts, People runs a fawning piece complete with an admiring before-and-after spread. But when Christina Hendricks showed up at the Golden Globes wearing a dress... More »

Blogosphere Erupts Over 'Big Girl' Comment

Times critic and a stylist slam Christina Hendricks' dress

(Newser) - Another New York Times writer is in the hot seat over disparaging comments about Golden Globes attendees. Fashion critic Cathy Horyn, when criticizing Mad Men actress Christina Hendricks’ ruffly gown, quoted an anonymous stylist as saying, “You don’t put a big girl in a big dress.” Christina... More »

Globes Fashion: The Good, Bad, the Really Bad

Celebs don bright colors to support Haiti at dreary ceremony

(Newser) - Other than umbrellas, the most common accessories on the Golden Globes' red carpet were yellow, blue, and red ribbons showing support for Haiti earthquake victims. Many actresses donned vibrantly colored gowns to contrast with the gloomy mood from the tragedy—and the weather. “A lot of people wore color,... More »

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