Claire Holt has reportedly parted ways with the series "The Originals." Her final appearance on the show came during its recent episode titled "Farewell to Storyville" in which her character Rebekah concludes her dispute with Klaus (Joseph Morgan). Holt has got her start in the vampire franchise on the parent show "The Vampire Diaries" in 2011 and parlayed her role into the lead on the spin-off.
Kevin Hart and Jamie Foxx are in talks to star in the upcoming film "Black Phantom." "Ride Along" helmer Tim Story is in talks to direct the film, which revolves around a hitman reeling from a recent betrayal who hires the guy who was hired to kill him for help, according to Variety. Will Packer, who has reportedly been looking to bring the film to the screen for some time, is set to produce.
Kenny Chesney and Taylor Swift both landed at the top of the Billboard's top money makers list. Swift, a perennial topper, took the number one spot with and income of $39,699,576.60. She edged Chesney at number two with $32,956,240.70 and Justin Timberlake at number three with $31,463,297.03.
Lady Antebellum are set receive the Recording Artists' Coalition Award during the Recording Academy's 2014 Grammys on the Hill Awards on April 2 at the Hamilton Live in Washington, D.C. "We are proud to honor Lady Antebellum for their artistry and inventiveness in the country arena as well as their philanthropic efforts," Recording Academy President/CEO Neil Portnow says.
Kanye West and Jay Z are teaming up to headline the first night of Samsung's SXSW Concerts, according to Mashable. The concerts' location won't be announced until show day. Samsung plans to distribute concert wristbands only to owners of Galaxy devices with the newly launched ad-free radio service called Milk Music downloaded on their devices.
"Hogans Heroes" actress Cynthia Lynn has died at the age of 76. She suffered with hepatitis throughout the latter years of her life and succumbed to the condition at her home in Los Angeles, according to Variety. She appeared on the show between 1965 and 1971 but also appeared on the series "Surfside 6," "Dr. Kildare," "Mission: Impossible," "The Odd Couple" and "The Six Million Dollar Man."
Bruce Springsteen has released this first trailer for his forthcoming HBO documentary High Hopes. In the clip, the rock legend is seen alongside his collaborator and sometime E Street Band mate Tom Morello of Rage Against the Machine. The doc is set to air on April 4, and The Boss opened up about the songwriting process in the clip.
U2 have shut down rumors that they are experiencing extended delays in the recording of their new album. Rumors of persistent album delays arose earlier this month after an unnamed source told the Guardian that the band had replaced producer Danger Mouse with Ryan Tedder and Paul Epworth.
"Star Trek" and "Jack Ryan" star Chris Pine has been arrested in New Zealand for drunk driving, according to reports. The 33-year-old actor was pulled over March 1 after attending a wrap party for "Z for Zachariah." New Zealand police said in a statement that the 33-year-old American was charged March 1 with driving with a blood-alcohol level over the legal limit, which is .08 percent.
Justin Timberlake scored a top three spot on Billboard's top money makers list. Kenny Chesney and Taylor Swift both landed at the top of the list where Swift took the number one spot with an income of $39,699,576.60. She edged out Chesney at number two with $32,956,240.70 and Timberlake at number three with $31,463,297.03.
Sara Evans has signed on to appear as the host of the upcoming Rock the South Festival. The event is scheduled to take place in Cullman, Alabama between June 20 and 21 and will feature performances by Little Big Town, Easton Corbin, Billy Currington, Charlie Daniels Band and Lynyrd Skynyrd.
Stars of HBO's smash hit series "Game Of Thrones" show they can clean up from the rigors of battle very well on the cover of the latest issue of Vanity Fair. Series stars Peter Dinklage (Tyrion Lannister), Lena Headley (Cersei Lannister), Emilia Clarke (Daenerys Targaryen), Kit Harrington (Jon Snow) and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Jaime Lannister) grace the cover of the magazine.
Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley say they may pen theme music for their newly launched Arena Football League team, the Los Angeles KISS. Speaking at a launch event at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Stanley said it would only be fitting that they contributed a fight song. "We are planning to come up with something that will be the battle cry," he began.
Kim Kardashian was involved in a car accident in Beverly Hills recently. The minor accident occurred Monday near the Beverly Hills Hotel. Kim was driving her Mercedes G Wagon on Sunset Blvd at the time of incident and, as TMZ reports, she was turning left at an intersection and the other driver was going in the opposite direction with his right turn signal on.
Queens Of the Stone Age and Outkast have been announced for this years' Pukkelpop festival. They join fellow recently announced acts Editors, The National, Portishead, Disclosure, Brody Dale, Anna Calvi, Jake Bugg, Janelle Monae, Frank Turner, Neneh Cherry, Kelis, Kelela and MØ.