Lil Wayne reveals he has epilepsy
March 29th, 2013
12:05 PM ET

Lil Wayne reveals he has epilepsy

There was so little information surrounding Lil Wayne's hospitalization two weeks ago that at one point, it seemed the rapper was either on his deathbed, or just resting up.

But on Thursday, Wayne called in to Los Angeles radio station Power 106 and explained that the seizure that landed him in the hospital was far from his first.

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While you were working ...
March 28th, 2013
07:09 PM ET

While you were working ...

Today's news you might've missed:

  • Taylor Swift will soon be the "New Girl" on Fox's hit comedy starring Zooey Deschanel. The country pop star is slated to appear on the series on the season finale in May. [THR]
  • Brad Pitt's brood is probably getting a kick out of Kirsten Dunst's description of kissing her former "Interview with a Vampire" co-star when she was a pre-teen. As she told Bullet magazine, it was "disgusting. [Bullet magazine]
  • Speaking of Pitt, Angelina Jolie seems to have shut down reports that she and the actor had a secret wedding. [TMZ]
  • Maybe the best thing we've heard all day: Rumor has it Kristen Stewart and Lindsay Lohan are new hanging buddies. [Page Six]
  • Jelena fans, hold on to hope! A new report suggests Justin Bieber took some time out from his turbulent March to swing by the home of his ex-girlfriend, Selena Gomez. [Us Weekly]
  • Jockey knows a smart marketing strategy when it sees one: Apparently the underwear company has offered Jon Hamm free underwear. [E!]
  • And now for the latest in "Really, Amanda Bynes?" news: After being seen walking through Times Square with a shirt over her head, the actress has apparently threatened legal action against Us Weekly and Perez Hilton. [USA Today]

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FX renews 'Justified,' announces new channel
March 28th, 2013
05:30 PM ET

FX renews 'Justified,' announces new channel

FX's viewers should prepare to see triple.

On Thursday, FX Networks announced that it'll soon consist of three channels: FX, FXM and now FXX, which will be geared toward a younger crowd.

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Netflix picks up series from the Wachowskis
March 28th, 2013
04:05 PM ET

Netflix picks up series from the Wachowskis

Netflix isn't taking its original content potential lightly.

The home of the resurrected "Arrested Development" announced Wednesday that it's picking up a new series from Andy and Lana Wachowski.

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'Independence Day' director on sequel plans
March 28th, 2013
12:34 PM ET

'Independence Day' director on sequel plans

It seems we haven't seen the last of the aliens that blew up the White House - and every other major field trip destination - back in the 1996 blockbuster "Independence Day."

According to Entertainment Weekly, the director of the original film, Roland Emmerich (who has also directed other disaster films like "2012" and the upcoming "White House Down") is planning not just one, but two sequels.

Called "ID Forever Part 1" and "ID Forever Part 2," the pair of follow-ups will pick up 20 years after the first "Independence Day."

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P. Diddy tops list of hip-hop's wealthiest
March 28th, 2013
11:20 AM ET

P. Diddy tops list of hip-hop's wealthiest

Sean "P. Diddy" Combs has gone by many names, but for now we can call him hip-hop's biggest moneymaker.

Forbes magazine has released its list of the five wealthiest hip-hop artists of 2013, and Combs is No. 1. Forbes estimates that he has a net worth of $580 million.

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Filed under: Celebrities • Music
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