While you were working ...
June 10th, 2013
05:56 PM ET

While you were working ...

Today's news you might've missed:

  • Kings of Leon are ready to reign with new music. The band's set to drop "Mechanical Bull" on September 24. [Rolling Stone]
  • If Jerry Bruckheimer has his way, Maverick will be flying again in a sequel to "Top Gun." "As long as [Cruise] keeps his enthusiasm, we'll get it made," Bruckheimer said at a weekend conference. [EW]
  • In case you missed it, Justin Bieber's fans are now old enough to wear (padded) bras and throw them on stage. "I guess everyone grows up," commented Bieber, 19. Ah, youth. So fleeting! [Justin Bieber's Instagram]
  • "The East" co-stars Alexander Skarsgard and Ellen Page are awfully cuddly while promoting their new movie in San Francisco on Sunday. But maybe they're just work-spouses ... [ONTD]
  • It seems some Tony Awards viewers thought Neil Patrick Harris used the "N" word during his celebrated hosting gig last night - something Harris has strongly denied. "I would NEVER be so disrespectful and frankly, neither should you," he tweeted to the Daily Mail. [Daily Mail/NPH's Twitter]

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Beyonce bares midriff for Kanye's party
June 10th, 2013
05:00 PM ET

Beyonce bares midriff for Kanye's party

Those once-persistent pregnancy rumors are slowly losing urgency as Beyoncé quietly does her best to show that she's not expecting her second child.

First came a photo on her Tumblr account that showed the star sipping a glass of wine while sitting in husband Jay-Z's lap at an eatery.

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Nigel Lythgoe 'truly saddened' to leave 'Idol'
June 10th, 2013
04:26 PM ET

Nigel Lythgoe 'truly saddened' to leave 'Idol'

The exodus from "American Idol" isn't over yet.

Executive producer Nigel Lythgoe, who's been with the series since its beginning, has been let go from the program, Lythgoe confirmed on Twitter and in a statement to CNN.

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John Malkovich, Craig Morgan put on their capes
Country singer Craig Morgan, in blue, assisted first repsonders at the scene of a crash in Humphreys County, Tennessee, Sunday.
June 10th, 2013
01:28 PM ET

John Malkovich, Craig Morgan put on their capes

Country singer Craig Morgan and actor John Malkovich are the latest stars to join the elite squad of celebrities who save.

Both stars spontaneously jumped in to aid those in need recently, with Morgan's training as an EMT coming in particularly handy on Sunday.

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J.J. Abrams talks production plans for 'Star Wars'
June 10th, 2013
11:45 AM ET

J.J. Abrams talks production plans for 'Star Wars'

"Star Wars Episode VII" will take J.J. Abrams to a galaxy far, far away - and reportedly also to London.

"We are, most likely, if all goes as planned, going to be moving to London at the end of the year for the 'Star Wars' movie," Abrams said Saturday at the Produced By Conference, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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June 10th, 2013
10:19 AM ET

Tony Awards 2013: What's the verdict?

Neil Patrick Harris is an old pro when it comes to the Tony Awards, yet such familiarity could potentially breed contempt.

But on Sunday, as Harris took lead of the 2013 Tonys for the fourth time, the "How I Met Your Mother" actor took "only about three minutes to banish any worries" that he'd suffer from "Host Fatigue Syndrome," the New York Times praised.

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