1. Pink's 'Just Like Fire' Lights Up Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 Chart

    April 15, 2016 1:42 PM EDT Pink blazes a trail to No. 1 on the real-time Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart with "Just Like Fire," her new single from the soundtrack of the forthcoming Disney film Alice Through the Looking Glass . Pink Shares Original Song 'Just Like Fire' for 'Alice…

  2. Anne Hathaway Geeks Out Over Mariah Carey At Movie Premiere

    September 24, 2015 1:07 AM EDT Anne Hathaway may be an Oscar winner, but when it comes to Mariah Carey she's a total fan girl. The singer attended the premiere of Hathaway's new movie The Intern  with Robert De Niro this week, and her presence made the actress lose her cool. "She's here. She's at…

  3. The Anna Kendrick Vs John Krasinski 'Lip Sync Battle' Will Be Massive

    April 15, 2015 6:16 AM EDT You just know Anna Kendrick’s "Lip Sync Battle" with John Krasinski is going to be huge. Spike’s promo for its Thursday night slot has gone viral and it’s cruising well past 4.3 million hits on YouTube. In the minute-long preview, John does his own risqué take on  Tina Turner’s …

  4. Emily Blunt and Anne Hathaway Face Off On 'Lip Sync Battle': Watch!

    April 10, 2015 6:53 AM EDT Reunited and it feels so... funny! When The Devil Wears Prada co-stars Emily Blunt and Anne Hathaway competed against one another on this week's Lip Sync Battle , both women pulled out all the stops. Hathaway performed Mary J. Blige's "Love" and Blunt opted for Blackstreet…

  5. Watch Emily Blunt Give a 'No Diggity' Lap Dance to Anne Hathaway on 'Lip Sync Battle'

    April 09, 2015 5:47 PM EDT Emily Blunt has seen Anne Hathaway's performance of "Wrecking Ball," and she's raising the actress one over-the-top rendition of Blackstreet 's "No Diggity." A preview clip from Thursday night's (April 9) Hathaway-versus-Blunt episode of Lip Sync Battle…

  6. Watch Anne Hathaway Go All Out on 'Wrecking Ball' for 'Lip Sync Battle'

    April 06, 2015 12:40 PM EDT Is it any surprise that America's Favorite Former Theater Kid Anne Hathaway went all out for her appearance on Lip Sync Battle ? (Real talk: Is there any other way to perform in a televised lip sync contest?) The Oscar winner is known for her energy, so it's not exactly a surprise…

  7. Fashion Designer Oscar De La Renta Dead At 82

    October 20, 2014 10:17 PM EDT Oscar de la Renta, the legendary Dominican-American fashion designer, has died at age 82, ABC News has confirmed. De la Renta had been battling cancer.  His work became the preferred wear for such first ladies as Nancy Reagan, Hillary Clinton and Laura Bush, and he designed the dress worn…

  8. How Anne Hathaway, Jenny Lewis Built Johnny Flynn's Musical Identity in 'Song One'

    January 22, 2014 2:41 PM EST Among the scripted films making their premieres at Sundance, one film stands out as the most musical: "Song One." Set in Brooklyn and including cameos from locals Elizabeth Zinman of Elizabeth and the Catapult, DJ Dan Deacon and gospel-blues singer Naomi Shelton, "Song One"…

  9. British Pop Star Leona Lewis to Make Film Debut

    September 24, 2013 1:48 AM EDT "X Factor U.K." winner Leona Lewis will make her big-screen debut in "Holiday!," a British musical directed by the StreetDance franchise team Max Giwa and Dania Pasquini. The movie, produced by U.K. indie production and distribution banner Vertigo Films, stars fresh…

  10. Weekly Chart Notes: Anne Hathaway, Anna Kendrick Get In The Act Of Charting

    January 04, 2013 4:05 PM EST 'Les Miserables' and 'Pitch Perfect' bring two big-screen stars to the Hot 100, continuing a tradition of charted movie actors and actresses. "I tried to remove fear and anxiety from the process as much as possible. I was aware that if I had to cry take after take, it…

  11. 'Les Miserables' Bows at No. 1 on Soundtracks Chart

    December 27, 2012 2:00 PM EST It's "Les Mis" mania on the Billboard charts this week. "Les Miserables: Highlights From the Motion Picture Soundtrack" arrives at No. 1 on the Soundtracks chart with 43,000 sold according to Nielsen SoundScan. It concurrently bows at No. 33 on the Billboard 200. The…

  12. Justin Bieber to Appear on 'The Simpsons'

    August 22, 2012 11:45 AM EDT Springfield is about to get a lot more "swaggy": Justin Bieber announced yesterday that he will be making a cameo on the upcoming 24th season of "The Simpsons." "Just did a voice over for the SIMPSONS!!! #swaggy," the Canadian pop star tweeted (and then later…

  13. Silver Screen Updates: Timberlake to Play Ball With Eastwood, Swift Not Starring in 'Les Mis'

    February 01, 2012 12:20 PM EST No surprise that Justin Timberlake is headed back to the silver screen, where he will star alongside Clint Eastwood and Amy Adams in the Warner Bros. film "Trouble With the Curve." Meanwhile, it looks like Taylor Swift will be staying away from the film world for a little while…

  14. Oscar Ratings Down from Last Year

    February 28, 2011 4:11 PM EST The 83rd annual Academy Awards were watched by 37.6 million viewers, down 9% compared to last year's Oscar-cast. The show, widely panned by critics for its plodding pacing and uninspired numbers, was once again the most-watched awards show since last year's Oscars, which averaged 41…

  15. Tom Cruise To Star in 'Rock Of Ages' Film

    February 22, 2011 12:30 PM EST Tom Cruise will soon be belting some classic rock staples as the star of "Rock of Ages," an upcoming film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical which showcases popular rock songs from the 70s and 80s. According to NME , the actor will star as Stacee Jaxx, an aging musician whose…

  16. Billboard Bits: Lady Gaga Bringing 'Born' to Fashion Week, Strokes' Release Date Confirmed

    January 17, 2011 5:07 PM EST Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Lady Gaga to Preview 'Born This Way' At Fashion Wee k Lady Gaga has been tapped by Thierry Mugler to be the musical director for the designer's Wednesday show at Paris Fashion Week. Gaga, who was…

  17. Robyn Dazzles At Nobel Peace Prize Concert

    December 13, 2010 2:05 PM EST They say the best things come in threes, and that has certainly been true for Robyn . The Swedish pop star performed three highlights from her "Body Talk" trilogy at Saturday's (Dec. 11) Nobel Peace Prize concert in Norway, which was hosted by Anne Hathaway and Denzel…

  18. Anne Hathaway, Denzel Washington To Co-host Nobel Peace Concert

    November 19, 2010 8:51 AM EST Actress Anne Hathaway and Oscar winner Denzel Washington have been tapped as co-hosts of the Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Norway. Performers at the concert, which will take place on Dec. 11 in Oslo, include Elvis Costello , Robyn , Jamiroquai , Barry Manilow and Herbie Hancock . This year&…

  19. Chart Beat Thursday: Taio Cruz, Ludacris, Peter Gabriel

    March 11, 2010 2:35 PM EST RECORD 'BREAK'-ER: As previously reported , Taio Cruz skyrockets 53-1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with his maiden chart entry, "Break Your Heart," featuring Ludacris . The song's ascent to the apex marks the biggest jump to No. 1 for an artist's first Hot 100…

  20. Justin Timberlake Wins Harvard's Hasty Pudding Award

    January 26, 2010 11:54 AM EST J ustin Timberlake will soon have a new piece of hardware for his trophy case -- a pudding pot. The Grammy and Emmy award winner was named Harvard's Hasty Pudding Man of the Year on Tuesday. Timberlake will receive the award at a roast set for Feb. 5. Hasty Pudding Theatricals, the…

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