NEW YORK (AP) - Celebrities are getting paid as much as $10,000 or more per post to tweet about name brand clothes, cars and movies.
Twitter has reshaped how people shop, vote and start revolutions and now it's changing the business of celebrity endorsements.
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The next stage in Betty White's ever-rising career: books.
The 88-year-old actress has a two-book deal with G.P. Putnam's Sons, starting in 2011 with "Listen Up!"
The publisher said Wednesday that the book will include what White has learned over "her incredibly varied, decades-long career in Hollywood." Subjects... more »
Former "Friends" star Lisa Kudrow is making herself laugh.
She's reading tweets written by her character, Fiona Wallice, on the online show "Web Therapy."
"Web Therapy" is available on Hulu, lstudio.com and for purchase on iTunes. Showtime has said it will air at least 10 episodes starting next... more »
Charlie Sheen's publicist says the actor has entered rehab and is taking a break from television's top-rated comedy, "Two and a Half Men," prompting the network to announce it is temporarily halting production of the show. Publicist Stan Rosenfield's four-sentence statement Tuesday did not specify why Sheen was seeking treatment.... more »
Charlie Sheen is facing arraignment Monday in connection with his Christmas Day arrest on domestic violence allegations involving his wife. The star of TV's "Two and a Half Men" and his wife, Brooke, are both to appear in an Aspen courtroom before District Court Judge Boyd. They are expected to... more »
Inspired by a young friend who died from leukemia, singer Rihanna is working to get help for those who suffer from the disease.
Rihanna was among the celebrities who submitted a request for funding to Pepsi's Refresh Project, which doles out $20 million to various causes, and was at... more »
Imitation is not the sincerest form of flattery for Jessica Alba. The actress says she's been distressed by Internet reports of a Chinese woman who is having a plastic surgery makeover to look like Alba in hopes of getting her lover back. Alba says no one should have to change... more »
The Golden Globes' guest list includes a former Beatle, an Oscar winner and Indiana Jones. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association says Paul McCartney, Reese Witherspoon and Harrison Ford will be presenters at Sunday's show. Ricky Gervais will host the 67th annual awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. The show will... more »
Suzanne Somers is at it again.
Less than a year after the former sitcom actress frustrated mainstream doctors (and cheered some fans) by touting bioidentical hormones on "The Oprah Winfrey Show," she's back with a new book. This one's on an even more emotional topic: Cancer treatment. Specifically, she... more »