Entertainment News Archive - August 07, 2006

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Two filmmakers are so worried about the handling of late INXS singer Michael Hutchence's legacy that they are making a movie about the Australian rocker before it gets tarnished any further.

LONDON (Reuters) - A woman who fought a court battle to win back five valuable paintings by Gustav Klimt taken from her heirs by the Nazis will sell the remaining works from her collection after the first fetched a record $135 million.

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By Mark Egan MATTITUCK, New York (Reuters) - Inside a disheveled Long Island beach cottage on a muggy summer day, Jamie Kristine Seerman sings into a microphone, strumming a battered guitar, recording on a computer a song that she hopes will be a hit.

By Rose Skelton DAKAR, Senegal (Reuters) - Senegal's rappers pride themselves on having helped change their world six years ago by urging people to vote in elections that ended four decades of rule by one party. It was rap's coming of age in the country.

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By Nellie Andreeva LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Kiele Sanchez is set to join the cast of ABC's "Lost" next season. She is said to be playing a new castaway and a potential love interest for another recent addition to the show's cast, Brazilian actor Rodrigo Santoro.

By Darryl Morden LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter)

By Andrew Wallenstein LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Google has enlisted Viacom's MTV Networks in an ambitious expansion of the Internet giant's advertising network and video portal, the companies said Sunday.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.