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Fast Track: Hines Ward is your new 'Dancing With the Stars' champion

May 25, 2011
  • Pittsburgh Steeler Hines Ward captured the coveted "Dancing With the Stars" mirror ball trophy with his partner, Kim Johnson.
Pittsburgh Steeler Hines Ward captured the coveted "Dancing With… (Adam Taylor / Associated…)

A roundup of entertainment headlines for Wednesday:

Pittsburgh Steeler Hines Ward is the new "Dancing With the Stars" champion. (Los Angeles Times)

Scott McCreery or Lauren Alaina will be crowned the next "American Idol" on Wednesday night. (Los Angeles Times)

Chris Meloni is off "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit." (Los Angeles Times)

Big "Biggest Loser" news: A new winner was crowned. Anna Kournikova will join the show next season as trainer. (New York Daily News")

Chelsea Handler has revealed her teenage abortion and her distaste for current teen-pregnancy reality shows. (Los Angeles Times)

Former model Estella Warren gave police quite a headache when she allegedly struck cars with her Prius, then wiggled out of her handcuffs and tried to escape. (Los Angeles Times)

Just when we were coming down from our William and Kate high, Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries come along and give us a whole new reason to get that wedding fever again. (People magazine)

Good news, Trekkies: "Star Trek 2" is most likely coming in 2012. Bad news, Trekkies: There's still no script. (Deadline)

The head of the Visual Effects Society is publicly complaining about Hollywood's poor treatment of special-effects guys. (Los Angeles Times)

Hey ladies, ever wanted to date the little chubby Lost Boy from Steven Spielberg's "Hook"? Well, you're in luck!!! (TMZ)

When it comes to male nudity, it will be hard to top "The Hangover Part II." (Hollywood Reporter)

The movie version of the board game "Candy Land" will apparently be like "Lord of the Rings" with candy. Who says Hollywood is out of ideas? It's still filled with bad ones. (Salon)

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