October 26, 2011 |
Movie stars, television actors, pop singers, fashion models and stand-up comedians love to get scared just like you and me. > Photos: Screaming with the stars at Halloween theme park events Halloween events at theme parks around the world offer celebrities the perfect opportunity to get their haunt on while blending in with big crowds under the cover of darkness. The ghoulish monsters, haunted mazes and holiday decorations draw some of the biggest celebrity names: Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Hilary Duff, Demi Lovato, Lindsay Lohan, Leonardo DiCaprio, Lady Gaga and Paris Hilton.
September 16, 2011 |
The can't-go-back-to-school-again comedy "Stay Cool" attempts to pay homage to the '80s oeuvre of filmmaker John Hughes, but its singular lack of emotional logic, charm and humor bring to mind a couple of hours in detention instead. Called back to speak to his high school's graduating class, hotshot thirtysomething author Henry (Mark Polish, who also scripted) begins reliving all the old humiliations, which amount to mostly embarrassing movie clichés: the unreachable hottie from the past (Winona Ryder, underused)
December 11, 2009
Hilary Duff might not strike most people as the first choice to play a bitter, sassy teenager with a self-destructive streak, but this ex-tween queen's attempt to transform her bright-eyed wholesomeness into rebellious snark in the modest teen saga "According to Greta" is a valiant one. Dumped by her fed-up mother (Melissa Leo) at the Jersey Shore home of Greta's grandparents (Ellen Burstyn and Michael Murphy), this movie's petulant heroine shocks those around her with acerbic musings about committing suicide at 18, until summer romance, family secrets and near-tragedy guide Greta toward an emergent maturity about the consequences of her actions.
July 3, 2009 |
Hilary Duff is joining "Gossip Girl" for a multi-episode arc next season. Duff will play Olivia, a former child star who enrolls at NYU and happens to get placed as Vanessa's roommate. Her main purpose will be to portray a love interest for Dan (Penn Badgley). Duff makes her debut on the Oct. 5 episode. -- Enid Portuguez
May 12, 2007 |
"With Love" Hilary Duff www.hilaryduff.com Hilary Duff has grown up quickly but her character exhibits a lot of class in this perfume commercial converted into a music video for her current hit. Duff roams an opulent hotel with her hopeful swain in pursuit. Must be her scent. Along the way, amid several entertaining costume changes, Duff mysteriously approaches an older man (he's gray and balding and the shot is from behind him) and gives him her hat. A coy token of her affection, perhaps?
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November 7, 2006 |
A Russian national who allegedly came to Los Angeles for the sole purpose of having a romantic relationship with "tween queen" Hilary Duff has been arrested on suspicion of menacing the actress, authorities said. Manhattan Beach police officials confirmed Monday that Maksim Myaskovskiy, 18, was arrested Friday on suspicion of felony stalking and making criminal threats against the actress-singer, best known as the star of the long-running Disney Channel show "Lizzie McGuire."