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Amal Alamuddin Arrives In Italy Ahead of Wedding to George Clooney

Amal Alamuddin Arrives In Italy Ahead of Wedding to George Clooney

Andrew Goodman/Getty Images for Celebrity Fight Night(VENICE, Italy) — Can you hear the wedding bells?

Amal Alamuddin has landed in Italy, where she will marry George Clooney.

Accompanied by her mother, Baria, Alamuddin, 36, was photographed carrying a suitcase and a box, along with a Stella McCartney garment bag over her shoulder.

It has been reported that she and Clooney, 53, will say “I do” this weekend, although the actor has only confirmed that the nuptials will take place in Venice. The location seems to be sentimental choice for the Oscar winner, who also has a home in Lake Como.

“I met my lovely bride to be here in Italy, whom I will be marrying in a couple of weeks, in Venice, of all places,” he said earlier this month.

ABC News confirmed in April that the couple was engaged. They were first linked in late 2013.

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Movie Review: “The Equalizer” (Rated R)

Movie Review: “The Equalizer” (Rated R)

Sony/Columbia(NEW YORK) — Loosely based on the 1980s TV show of the same name, The Equalizer stars Denzel Washington as Robert McCall, an obsessive-compulsive bookworm just trying to fit in. McCall works in a Home Depot-like store in Boston, where his younger co-workers look up to him and he’s always able and willing to lend a helping hand, because that’s just the kind of guy Robert is.  Or perhaps, that’s the kind of guy Robert needs to be, in order to get away from his past.
 
Our hero also likes to do some late-night eating and reading at a local diner. It’s where he strikes up a nightly conversation with a prostitute named Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz). She’s interested in what he’s reading, and he’s interested in sharing the wisdom he’s gleaned from the literary classics he loves.
 
Robert and Teri form a special bond, and not a creepy older-man-young-hooker kind of vibe.  Robert’s role with Teri is paternal and inspirational, which is why “stuff” gets real when her psycho Russian mobster pimp puts Teri in the hospital after nearly beating her to death.
 
This is when we start to learn some things about Robert.  Like his ability to walk, unarmed, into a room full of armed Russian gangsters and wipe them all out in under 30 seconds.  He did it to avenge Teri, but the fallout gets him engaged in a war with the Russian mob, and the brutal Teddy (Martin Csokas), who will kill anyone and anything to find out the identity of the man who wiped out his best soldiers. Let the butt-kicking begin.
 
The Equalizer reunites Washington with Antoine Fuqua, who directed Washington to a best actor Oscar in 2001’s Training Day, still Fuqua’s best movie. There will be no Oscar nominations for this movie, however. Of course, Washington is compelling to watch: he’s Denzel Washington.  But two hours and 12 minutes is too long to watch anyone in a gratuitously violent, predictable film that wears out its welcome half-an-hour before it ends.
 
Two-and-a-half out of five stars.

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Kelly Ripa Sent Racy Selfie to Her In-Laws

Kelly Ripa Sent Racy Selfie to Her In-Laws

Charles Sykes/Bravo(NEW YORK) — Kelly Ripa is a little closer with her in-laws than perhaps she wanted to be.

The talk show host told David Letterman she accidentally sent them a racy selfie meant for her husband, Mark Consuelos.

“I sent him a cute, adorable butt selfie in my underpants,” she explained. “It’s the only time I’ve ever sent a semi-nude anything, ever!”

Because of a snafu with the iCloud, however, Consuelos’ parents, to whom she and her husband had given an iPad, intercepted the image. In response, they sent Ripa, 43, a sweet note congratulating her on her figure.

“They’re like, ‘Your exercise classes are really paying off and you look great. May God continue to bless you,'” she said. “Are you kidding me?!”

Ripa warned a bewildered Letterman not to make the same mistake.

“I’m a cautionary tale,” she said.

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Jason Aldean Engaged to Brittany Kerr

Jason Aldean Engaged to Brittany Kerr

Rick Diamond/Getty Images for CMT(NEW YORK) — Jason Aldean is engaged, set to wed former American Idol contestant Brittany Kerr, his rep confirmed to ABC News Radio.

This is the second marriage for country singer Aldean, 37, who was first photographed getting cozy with Kerr in 2012, when he was still married to Jessica Ussery, the mother of his two children.

At the time, he issued a public apology explaining he “screwed up” and “had too much to drink.” However, a few months later, he filed for divorce.

“The biggest thing is, obviously there was things going on in my marriage at the time where I just wasn’t really happy,” Aldean later explained to Good Morning America host Robin Roberts.

Most recently, Aldean spoke to Billboard magazine, defending his relationship with Kerr.

“It has been two years of this s***,” he told Billboard. “Get over it, already!”

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Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino Must Abstain from Alcohol and Travel

Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino Must Abstain from Alcohol and Travel

Ray Tamarra/GC Images(NEW YORK) — Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino must abstain from alcohol and restrict his travel to New Jersey and New York, according to the conditions of his bail.

The Jersey Shore star and his older brother Marc appeared in federal court Wednesday on an indictment charging that they did not properly pay taxes on the $8.9 million the reality star earned for promotional activities.

The reality star’s lawyer, Richard J. Sapinski, said late Wednesday that his client is innocent.

“An indictment is merely an allegation. Michael, like every other citizen, is presumed innocent and has entered a not guilty plea. We believe that when all the facts are known it will be clear that Michael did nothing criminally wrong,” Sapinski said.

Along with abstaining from alcohol and restricting his travel, Mike Sorrentino, who was charged with two counts of filing false tax returns and one count of failing to file a tax return, must also undergo drug testing as necessary, submit to pretrial services supervision and surrender his passport.

In the past, Mike Sorrentino has struggled with an addiction to prescription pain killers, and in 2012 he checked into rehab to deal with the issue. However, at the time, he denied reports that he had been mixing that medication with alcohol.

Meanwhile, his brother and manager, Marc, faces similar terms of bail, though there is no mention of drug testing and instead of abstaining from alcohol use, he must surrender and/or not possess any firearms.

Both brothers are due back in court next month.

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Sadie Robertson Gets “DWTS” Wardrobe Approval from Her Dad

Sadie Robertson Gets “DWTS” Wardrobe Approval from Her Dad

ABC/Adam Taylor(LOS ANGELES) — Sadie Robertson, the 17-year-old Duck Dynasty star, is now shaking her tail feathers on Dancing With the Stars alongside her professional partner, two-time winner Mark Ballas.

But her dad, Willie Robertson, isn’t just her biggest fan — he’s also her fashion adviser.

“It is just basic modesty,” Sadie told ABC News. “It’s out of respect that I ask my dad if it’s OK. I’m a Christian, it comes with me everywhere I go.”

The Robertsons are known for their conservative Christian values, as Willie and Sadie can often be seen disagreeing about her fashion choices on their hit reality show.

But now, he’s approving every Dancing With the Stars style before it hits the stage, video conferencing with the dancing duo to approve the outfit choices when he’s not there.

“Those aren’t dresses. Those are dish towels,” Robertson can be heard saying during one of those style sessions on DWTS.

“Of course there are weeks where the dresses are a little shorter,” Ballas explained. “But I only do that when the dance requires it. If we need to see nice leg action [or] correct footwork.”

Robertson is also closely monitoring Sadie’s moves, making sure they don’t get too racy.

“Was your dad OK with that routine?” dancing judge, Carrie Ann Inaba, asked on DWTS. “That was a little edgy and a little sexy. There were a lot of hip thrusts.”

Reaction online to her father’s involvement has been mixed. Some viewers said her dad should lay off.

“Sadie has shown maturity and good judgment,” one person wrote. “He doesn’t need to be over her shoulder and making those faces he does.”

Many fans, however, continue to show big support for daddy knowing best. “Her costumes so far have not been that revealing and it’s refreshing to see that,” wrote another. “She is only 17, so give her a break.”

For now, it seems Sadie is sticking around on Dancing With the Stars as her performances continue to get high scores.

“My dad texted me saying you kicked butt last night,” she said.

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“Grey’s Anatomy,” “Scandal” and “How to Get Away with Murder” Premiere Thursday on ABC

“Grey’s Anatomy,” “Scandal” and “How to Get Away with Murder” Premiere Thursday on ABC

ABC/Todd Wawrychuk(NEW YORK) — ABC kicks off its “Thank God It’s Thursday” prime time promotion tonight with the premiere of three shows from producer Shonda Rhimes  – Grey’s Anatomy, Scandal and the new series How to Get Away with Murder.

Back-to-back-to-back episodes will begin airing at 8 p.m. Eastern time with Grey’s Anatomy. Chandra Wilson, who stars as Dr. Miranda Bailey, says she understands the hospital drama has pressure as the first show on Thursday.

“This season is really exciting for all three shows, especially because we’ve got that three-show-night block. So as the starter show we’d love to build on that audience and keep our audience going for the whole three hours,” she explained. “So that’s kind of a challenge for each of the shows and all of the cast members to keep that interest and excitement up.”

Viewers will definitely be excited when Grey’s returns for its eleventh season, especially since Wilson’s character, Dr. Bailey, is in a powerful position when the season starts.

“When season ten ended, Bailey found out that the chief [played by James Pickens Jr.] wanted to recommend her to the board seat. That is exciting news because Bailey is the only one of the doctors, aside from [Justin Chambers'] Karev, that didn’t really have a footing in the hospital,” Wilson said.  “They didn’t own it, [she] wasn’t in a plane crash and wasn’t on the board. So this really gives her some power,” Wilson added.

Following Grey’s, comes the fourth season of Scandal at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Joe Morton — who won an Emmy Award for his portrayal of Olivia Pope’s terrorizing father in Scandal – said he’s excited for Thursday night too.

“The idea of these three shows back-to-back, I’ve never seen that before. I guess I’m anxious to see how the fans will respond to all of that. It should be very exciting,” he said.

Kerry Washington, who stars as the political fixer, said fans should expect a lot this season, especially since a lot went down last season.

“There’s so much about where we left off last season,” says Washington. “Fitz had just won the election. Fitz and Mellie are dealing with the death of her son. Olivia and Jake got on a plane. Olivia’s dad is up to no good, as usual, but she doesn’t know. Olivia’s mom, who knows what’s going on with her…well you guys know, but Olivia doesn’t,” Washington added. “There’s so much going on!”

This season’s best kept secret is what role Portia de Rossi plays on the drama. Jeff Perry — who plays chief of staff Cyrus Beene on the hit show — gives fans a clue. “Portia de Rossi, an amazing actress, plays a key figure in the Republican party,” he explained. “She and I both work together and butt heads in a very fascinating way I think.”

The final show, airing at 10 p.m. ET/PT, on ABC’s new “Thank God It’s Thursday” Night is How to Get Away with Murder, starring Oscar Award-nominated actress Viola Davis. She’s happy her show stands behind Grey’s and Scandal. “I think that we couldn’t be in better company. That’s what I think,” she added.

Davis, who stars as a professor who “gets entangled” with four of her law students, said fans will definitely love the TV legal drama.

“I think viewers are going to connect to it because I think it’s intriguing. I think that they’ll connect to the fact that each week another layer is peeled away from each character that is unexpected and tantalizing,” she explained.

There are two other season premieres on Thursday night: Fox’s Bones at 8 p.m. ET and NBC’s Parenthood at 10 p.m. ET.

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Movie Review: “The Boxtrolls” (Rated PG)

Movie Review: “The Boxtrolls” (Rated PG)

Focus Features(NEW YORK) — A mix of CGI and stop-motion animation, The Boxtrolls answers the age-old question: “What would happen if Boxtrolls raised a human baby?”
 
OK, so nobody has really ever asked that question, and chances are pretty good you’d never heard of a boxtroll until you saw the marketing for this movie, or perhaps read Alan Snow’s book, Here Be Monsters, the film’s source material.
 
Boxtrolls are subterranean-dwelling, box-wearing trolls who only ascend into the streets of the Victorian-era town of Cheesebridge to terrify the residents — at least, that’s what the residents are led to believe. The truth is, Boxtrolls are fun-loving creatures who have built a semi-fantastical underground world comprised almost entirely of people’s trash.  But because they’re trolls who wear boxes, they’re quite easy to vilify — especially by Archibald Snatcher (Ben Kingsley), who wants a seat at the table with Lord Portley-Rind (Jared Harris), the snobby, de facto mayor of Cheesebridge.
 
Portley-Rind and his cohorts wear white hats and, as the town’s name suggests, are obsessed with cheese. If Snatcher can convince the town he’s gotten rid of the Boxtrolls, he can earn his white hat and, quite literally, sit at the table in Lord Portley-Rind’s tasting room and eat fine cheese.
 
Snatcher gets the whole town behind him when the Boxtrolls apparently kidnap the Trubshaw baby. They outfit the child with his own box, one with the word “eggs” on it,” and lovingly raise “Eggs” as their own.  As he gets older, the Boxtrolls are nearly extinct, thanks to Snatcher. Now 11, it’s time for Eggs (Isaac Hempstead Wright)  to ascend into the streets of Cheesebridge to try to find his people — or rather, trolls. He’ll get help from Lord Portley-Rind’s 11-year-old neglected daughter, Winnie (Elle Fanning), but Snatcher is so relentlessly driven to become a White Hat, he’s not about to let a couple of children get in his way.
 
The Boxtrolls comes from LAIKA Films, the same studio behind Coraline and ParaNorman, two movies I think children under the age of six have no business seeing.  I’ll put The Boxtrolls in that same category, for some vivid imagery and content I think will be nightmare-inducing, though this is also the funniest of LAIKA’s films, with a script filled with memorable dialogue, even though Boxtrolls essentially speak gibberish.  Overall, like its predecessors, The Boxtrolls still offers plenty of entertainment value for children and adults.
 
Three-and-a-half out of five stars.

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Lindsay Lohan Makes Stage Debut in London, Reportedly Forgets Lines

Lindsay Lohan Makes Stage Debut in London, Reportedly Forgets Lines

ABC News(LONDON) — Lindsay Lohan’s stage debut Wednesday in the David Mamet play, Speed the Plow, in London’s West End reportedly didn’t go as smooth as she probably had hoped.

According to The Daily Beast, Lindsay had trouble remembering her lines and the audience was “openly laughing at Lohan’s struggle to grasp Mamet’s sharp, trademark dialogue.” The publication says Lindsay needed line prompts from someone in the wings on three occasions.

The 28-year-old actress tells Time Out London she’s rebuilding her career one step at a time and the production should help. “I think it shows that I can be accountable and I think it helps with the perception that I’m just a psycho that goes out and stuff,” she noted.

“I’ve done things, but people grow up and they change. I’m willing to work hard to gain back the respect that I once had and have lost,” she added.

Lindsay says the play is part of a five-year plan that includes getting married and having children.

Another item on her wish list is another Mean Girls movie, telling the magazine, “People really love the movie: how do you top that?”

Lindsay says she has even pitched the idea to Mean Girls writer Tina Fey.  “I was with Tina Fey the other day and I said we should do another Mean Girls, like an older version where they’re all housewives and they’re all cheating,” she reveals, adding, “That would be really funny. I’ll harass Tina to write it.”

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Tommy Chong Laying Off the Weed While on “Dancing with the Stars”

Tommy Chong Laying Off the Weed While on “Dancing with the Stars”

ABC/Adam Taylor(LOS ANGELES) — Tommy Chong has exceeded expectations as one of the celebrity performers on Dancing with the Stars this season. One secret to his success: he’s laid off the weed.

The 76-year-old comedian and well-known marijuana user says he’s quit smoking the drug while he competes on the show. He says he’s changed as a result, telling ABC News Radio, “I remember things, I show up on time, I don’t get moody. I remember the dance things. I don’t talk too much. When I get stoned I talk way too much.”

Chong will return to the Dancing with the Stars ballroom Monday night along with the 10 other remaining celebrities. Each couple will dance to a song from a favorite movie. Kevin Hart will be on hand as a guest judge.

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Bryan Cranston Skypes with Young Brain Cancer Patient

Bryan Cranston Skypes with Young Brain Cancer Patient

Lewis Jacobs/AMC(NEW YORK) — Bryan Cranston may have played a “questionable” guy on Breaking Bad, but the Emmy winner is anything but in real life.

One of Cranston’s biggest fans — a young man named Brad Joyner, who lives in North Carolina — was diagnosed with brain cancer last year and wanted to meet the acclaimed actor as part of a “living list,” according to the site 22 Words.

After Joyner had completed two other items on his list — swimming with sharks and driving a classic Mustang — Cranston made sure the young man got to do what was most important to him, which was meeting his idol.

The man who played Walter White onscreen recently Skyped with Joyner, ABC News confirmed.

As seen in a video that documents when Joyner learned he would get to speak with Cranston, Joyner can’t believe it at first, and it’s beyond touching as his laughter turns into tears of joy. “I love you…it’s amazing, how did you do that?” he asks in the clip, while holding his mother.

The video of Joyner actually meeting Cranston is just as sweet. After the two chatted for more than 30 minutes, Cranston topped it all off with the sweetest gift of all, sending over an ice cream truck to his new bud’s home.

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Emma Watson Nude Photo Threat a Hoax

Emma Watson Nude Photo Threat a Hoax

ABC/Rick Rowell(NEW YORK) — The online threat against Emma Watson to release nude photos of the actress following her much-publicized gender equality speech appears to have been a hoax.

It had been reported that members of 4chan had set up a website, EmmaYouAreNext.com, to issue the threat. However, that URL now redirects visitors to a website for a “social media marketing enterprise” called Rantic, which says it wants 4chan to be shut down to prevent further leaks of private photos that have targeted a number of female celebrities, such as Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Upton.

Rantic has posted an open letter to President Obama that reads in part, “We have been hired by celebrity publicists to bring this disgusting issue to attention. The recent 4chan celebrity nude leaks in [the] past 2 months have been an invasion of privacy and is [sic] also clear indication that the internet NEEDS to be censored.”

Reportedly, the Rantic company itself is fake as well.

Watson appeared at the U.N. last week to deliver a speech on gender equality that subsequently went viral. The United Nations Women’s Goodwill Ambassador has been promoting the U.N.’s HeForShe campaign, which calls on people to take action against all forms of violence and discrimination faced by women and girls.

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Emma Watson Nude Photo Threat a Hoax

Emma Watson Nude Photo Threat a Hoax

ABC/Rick Rowell(NEW YORK) — The online threat against Emma Watson to release nude photos of the actress following her much-publicized gender equality speech appears to have been a hoax.

It had been reported that members of 4chan had set up a website, EmmaYouAreNext.com, to issue the threat. However, that URL now redirects visitors to a website for a “social media marketing enterprise” called Rantic, which says it wants 4chan to be shut down to prevent further leaks of private photos that have targeted a number of female celebrities, such as Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Upton.

Rantic has posted an open letter to President Obama that reads in part, “We have been hired by celebrity publicists to bring this disgusting issue to attention. The recent 4chan celebrity nude leaks in [the] past 2 months have been an invasion of privacy and is [sic] also clear indication that the internet NEEDS to be censored.”

Reportedly, the Rantic company itself is fake as well.

Watson appeared at the U.N. last week to deliver a speech on gender equality that subsequently went viral. The United Nations Women’s Goodwill Ambassador has been promoting the U.N.’s HeForShe campaign, which calls on people to take action against all forms of violence and discrimination faced by women and girls.

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Report: Amber Rose Files for Divorce from Wiz Khalifa

Report: Amber Rose Files for Divorce from Wiz Khalifa

Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for ABC(NEW YORK) — Model and actress Amber Rose has reportedly filed for divorce from rapper Wiz Khalifa.

The two, who exchanged vows last July, have a one-year-old son, Sebastian.

Rose said the pair called it quits on Monday, citing irreconcilable differences, according to TMZ. She is seeking full custody of their child.

The former couple has a prenup that will provide spousal support, TMZ reports.

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John Stamos ‘Brokenhearted’ Over Mother Loretta Stamos’ Death

John Stamos ‘Brokenhearted’ Over Mother Loretta Stamos’ Death

Jason Kempin/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Full House star John Stamos has lost “the love of my life.”

His mother Loretta Stamos died on Monday and the actor took to Instagram the next day to honor and praise the woman who raised him. She was 75.

“Loretta Stamos – 1939-2014 The love of my life passed away yesterday in her home surrounded by her children and grandchildren,” he wrote. “My mother had enough love to fuel a small country.”

He continued, “She was truly one of a kind and will live forever in the hearts of all who knew her. A few weeks ago, I asked my mom if she remembered an inconsequential event – she simply replied, ‘I only remember the love.’ #Brokenhearted #Iloveyouthemost.”

Stamos, 51, said that if fans wish to donate to a charity in her honor, it should be The Vanguard Cancer Foundation, which his mother created.

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The One Piece of Advice Ed Sheeran Received from Taylor Swift, Pharrell and Chris Martin

The One Piece of Advice Ed Sheeran Received from Taylor Swift, Pharrell and Chris Martin

ABC/Randy Holmes(NEW YORK) — As his career was taking off, Ed Sheeran said he kept getting the same piece of advice over and over from some of music’s biggest stars, including Taylor Swift and Coldplay frontman Chris Martin.

“The same thing Taylor said to me was the same thing Pharrell said, same thing Chris Martin said, is just the same thing: Constant humility, constant evolution and be a sponge, soak up your influences,” Sheeran told ABC News’ Juju Chang in an interview for Nightline.

The 23-year-old British “Sing” singer has done well taking that advice to heart, pulling influences from two other iconic Brits, Paul McCartney and Elton John, into his approach to music.

“Elton John is someone who has done everything right in his career, and everything wrong in his career,” Sheeran said. “He made so many mistakes that he could talk about freely and that’s good advice.”

Sheeran has quickly evolved from just a guy with a guitar to opening for Taylor Swift and selling out New York City’s Madison Square Garden as a solo act, not once, but three times.

He said he is much more at ease when he’s headlining his own show.

“I don’t really think there’s pressure when people have come to see you because they want to be entertained,” he said. “They’re not expecting to be impressed. They come to be like, ‘We like your music, play it for us,’ rather than, ‘We’ve never heard of you, show us what you can do.’”

He’s set himself apart by being brazenly honest in his music, penning incredibly personal lyrics, some of which, like his songs “Lego House” and “Don’t,” are about relationships and heartbreak.

“I think it’s nice to get something positive out of a bad situation,” Sheeran said. “I’d say that’s the way I’d look at it. I’m not trying to be bitter in any way. I just wanted to get something good out of that situation.”

Despite his messy red hair and the colorful tattoos that cover his arms, Sheeran is a sort of a humble “un-rock star,” focused more on the producing new music than his image, which makes him all the more appealing to fans. People magazine named Sheeran to the “Sexiest Man Alive” list in 2013, but the singer-songwriter brushed off even that.

“I’ve never seen myself as a sex symbol, and I think if I didn’t play music no one else would [see me that way] either,” Sheeran said. “We’re attracted to people who are good at things. So being in that People magazine thing is very flattering, because it means people think I’m good at my craft. But I would never say that I’m a sex symbol.”

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Mike Sorrentino and Brother Charged with Tax Fraud Conspiracy

Mike Sorrentino and Brother Charged with Tax Fraud Conspiracy

Jason Merritt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Former Jersey Shore star Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino is expected to appear in New Jersey federal court Wednesday to answer an indictment accusing him and his brother of failure to properly pay taxes on some $8.9 million of income.

Mike and Marc Sorrentino face two and three counts, respectively, of filing false tax returns between 2010 and 2012, while Mike faces an additional count of failure to file a tax return for 2011.

U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman said in a statement from the U.S. Attorney in the District of New Jersey that “the brothers allegedly also claimed costly clothes and cars as business expenses and funneled company money into personal accounts.”

“The law is absolutely clear,” Fishman said, “telling the truth to the IRS is not optional.”

Christopher Adams, the attorney for Marc Sorrentino, tells ABC News, “The charges are fiction. And it’s unfortunate that the government is relying on the word of a disgraced accountant who is a proven liar.”  He adds, “This is not a surprise. We have been showing the government for the better part of a year now the flaws in their theory and now we’ll have to show the same to court.”

So far, there’s no response to ABC News’ request for comment from Mike Sorrentino’s representatives.

A publicist for Mike Sorrentino has not yet responded to a request by ABC News for comment, nor has his lawyer. However, he recently took to Instagram to post a telling message: “To be old and wise, you must first be young and dumb.”

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Keanu Reeves Had Two Intruders at His Home in Three Days: Police

Keanu Reeves Had Two Intruders at His Home in Three Days: Police

Kay-Paris Fernandes/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Keanu Reeves’ home was broken into twice in three days, police said.

ABC News station KABC-TV in Los Angeles has confirmed that the first incident occurred on Sept. 12, while the actor was there. The second occurred three days later.

Police responded on Sept. 12 to a radio call of a trespasser, whom they discovered was a woman in her 40s, the Los Angeles Police Department told KABC. She was held for a mental evaluation. At the time, Reeves was at home, police said.

Three days later, Reeves’ home was broken into yet again, this time by a different woman, who entered through an unlocked door while the actor was out. While inside, she took a shower in the actor’s bathroom, police said. The intruder was not arrested, but detained on a psychological hold instead.

Reeves has yet to comment on the break-ins, and a rep for the actor did not respond to a request for comment.

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Hope Solo on Nude Photo Leak: ‘Beyond Bounds of Human Decency’

Hope Solo on Nude Photo Leak: ‘Beyond Bounds of Human Decency’

Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — U.S. Women’s National Team soccer goalie Hope Solo released a statement on her personal Facebook account to slam the hackers that recently leaked nude photos of her and other stars, saying the act “goes beyond the bounds of human decency.”

“It is extremely sad and unfortunate that the rights of so many women were violated by the unauthorized release of private photographs,” Solo wrote on Tuesday night. “This act goes beyond the bounds of human decency and, as such, I stand united with all the women affected and am exploring every option to protect my privacy.”

The soccer star was one of many celebrities whose private photos were hacked and posted on the popular image-sharing site 4chan over Labor Day weekend.

Solo also addressed two counts of domestic violence charges against her stemming from an incident in June where she allegedly assaulted her sister and her 17-year-old nephew.

“In addition, while I understand that the public desires more information regarding the allegations against me, I continue to maintain my innocence against these charges. And, once all the facts come to light and the legal process is concluded, I am confident that I will be fully exonerated,” Solo said.

Solo has pleaded not guilty.

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Kim Cattrall Discusses Possibility of “Sex and the City 3″

Kim Cattrall Discusses Possibility of “Sex and the City 3″

Warner Bros./New Line(NEW YORK) — Kim Cattrall looks back on her time as Samantha Jones on Sex and the City as “a Valentine experience.” So, the opportunity to step back into the character’s stilettos for a third movie would be an opportunity she’d welcome.

“Occasionally I’m at someone’s house or I’m flipping through the channels and I come upon the scene [in the show] and it makes me feel so good. I think the show stands up and I’m so proud of it,” she told ABC News. “I’d love to come back, but it’s a very high bar and we’d need to get everybody back there and scheduling is difficult for people’s lives but always! I revisit it all the time.”

Cattrall’s co-star Chris Noth, who played the love interest of Sarah Jessica Parker’s Carrie Bradshaw, told ABC News Radio last year that he’d be willing to do a third film as well, only if the story’s a good one. 

“I like to do good writing and I don’t have any expectations of what it would be or what it would mean. But good writing is good writing and [executive producer] Michael Patrick King is wonderful at satire and humor,” Noth explained.

Noth even gave suggestions on how to improve on the disappointing film sequel, Sex and the City 2, which premiered in 2010 and saw the four main ladies — Parker’s Bradshaw, Cattrall’s Jones, Kristin Davis’ Charlotte York and Cynthia Nixon’s Miranda Hobbes — trekking to Abu Dhabi for business and pleasure.

“The problem with the second movie I think might have been that they left New York City. New York City is kind of a must environment for that show in a way,” Noth said.

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