Its only been a couple of weeks since American Idol found its latest winner in that of Philip Phillips and now the hunt continues for the newest star with auditions for season 12 underway. Recently the well known faces of Idol, that includes Judges Randy Jackson, Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez, as well host Ryan Seacrest, made their first stop in Los Angeles, California at Dodgers Stadium. Continue reading
A contestant on America’s Got Talent by the name of Timothy Michael Poe is making headlines this week after being seen on the series Monday night episode, but not for making it to the finals round. Poe has found himself the center of attention after telling judges Sharon Osbourne, Howie Mandel and Howard Stern, that he was injured by a grenade back in 2009 in Afghanistan. Continue reading
The Dark Knight Rises doesn’t officially sail into theaters until July 20th but already tickets will go on sale for the Christopher Nolan picture this coming Monday, June 11th. There’s something to be said about fans buying their seat a month in advance. But considering the warm reception the movie scored recently after fans were treated to a sneak peek presented by some of its star cast at last weekend’s 2012 MTV Movie Awards this isn’t a big surprise. Continue reading
Season 2 of the X Factor may be months away from debuting its sophomore year but there is plenty of news coming down the pike now that singers Britney Spears and Demi Lovato have signed on to the judges panel. Fans are also getting excited to see what the competition series will bring in its new season that promises positive changes, and who will won the intense competition. Continue reading
America’s Got Talent will air in its weekly timeslot of 8pm est tonight on NBC with Judges Sharon Osbourne, Howie Mandel, and the always entertaining Howard Stern, who are looking to discover the next big talent. Tonight the episode will chronicle the trio’s visit to Austin, Texas where one of the most talked about talents, a ten year old boy named Sebastian De La Cruz, is said to have stolen the show with his powerful voice. Continue reading
Snow White and the Huntsman will be jumping into the box office arena this weekend alongside heavyweights The Avengers and Men in Black 3. The sci-fi fantasy flick that seems to be geared towards the female population comes from director Rupert Sanders and stars Twilight’s Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth and Charlize Theron.
Initially thought of as the other Snow White movie, the action film looks to have better odds now that the lackluster picture Mirror Mirror that has come and gone quietly, only earning a domestic total of $62.5 million. The recent promo trailers for Snow White and the Huntsman has also earned some intrigue with its dark battle scenes, spinning the well known fairytale in a different direction that will most likely capture the attention of both teen and adult audiences. Continue reading
Now that the excitement over The Avengers has died down some there’s a new fanboy flick on the horizon that some are saying will crush Marvel’s motion picture, while others are saying there’s just no way. It’s Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises. Scheduled to debut in the middle of the summer, the last installment of the Batman series will be released on July 20th with stars Christian Bale in the title role, Anne Hathaway, Joseph Gordon Levitt, Michael Caine, Tom Hardy and Gary Oldman.
The Batman movie is said to pack a mean punch and should easily regain its strength at the box office once again after last being seen back in 2008 when the second installment broke records. But can it really beat Joss Whedon’s Avengers that just made $500 million within 23 days of its release, conquering Avatar’s record of $500 million within 32days? Continue reading
The Miss USA 2012 pageant is scheduled to air this coming Sunday, June 3rd, on NBC. The annual event will feature 51 gorgeous contestants, who will all hit the stage to show America their beauty and their talents. In the nail biting competition the ladies will showcase their gowns, swimsuits, and more, in what is being called a “mini fashion show”, to see who will take the crown from last year’s winner Alyssa Campanella of California. Continue reading
After an exciting season 11 of American Idol now over, with Phillip Phillips declared the winner, many are looking forward to a new year of hilarious auditions, talented new stars, and the possibility of fresh blood since singer Jennifer Lopez could possibly leave the show.
Even Aerosmith rocker Steven Tyler seems to be wearing on viewer’s nerves with his feedback towards the singers, but that could change. Fox entertainment president Kevin Reilly has picked up on the plight of Idol since this year’s performance finale ratings were down 25%, and is said to be looking to implement “some creative tweaking,” for the twelfth season, it was announced. “It’s a mature show,” Reilly also added, “and that happens with mature shows. We still see it having many good years.” Continue reading
America’s Got Talent will air on NBC tonight with a new cluster of talented acts from the St. Petersburg, Florida area. The show was previously taped back in April for the talent competition that includes Judges Sharon Osbourne, Howie Mandel, and shock jock Howard Stern with Nick Cannon as the series host, will showcase some of the craziest high divers, comedians, and musicians, all battling it out to collect the $1 million prize. Continue reading