Doug Reinhardt and Rima Fakih dating

Doug Reinhardt and Rima Fakih dating

LOS ANGELES, May 20 (UPI) -- Reality TV personality Doug Reinhardt recently began dating Miss USA Rima Fakih, a source told UsMagazine.com.
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Paramount: Crawford to star in 'Footloose'

LOS ANGELES, May 19 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Chace Crawford has been hired to play the male lead in the movie musical remake of "Footloose," Paramount Pictures told Usmagazine.com exclusively.
Bynes and Reinhardt break up

Bynes and Reinhardt break up

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Amanda Bynes's publicist says the U.S. actress and her baseball player beau Doug Reinhardt have ended their romance.
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Police: Bynes in minor car crash

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Actress Amanda Bynes caused a minor traffic accident in Los Angeles that left another driver injured, police allege.
Studio planning 'Hairspray' sequel

Studio planning 'Hairspray' sequel

LOS ANGELES, July 24 (UPI) -- New Line Cinema reportedly is planning a sequel to the movie musical "Hairspray," which was based on a U.S. stage musical, inspired by a non-musical film.

Clinton movie script being shopped

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 31 (UPI) -- A screenplay for a movie about former U.S. President Bill Clinton and Monica Lewinsky, featuring Elvis Presley's music, is being shopped around Hollywood.

Bynes stars in new milk ad

WASHINGTON, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- U.S. actress Amanda Bynes is the latest celebrity to join the "Body by Milk" campaign, created to encourage teens to be active and drink more milk.

N.J. to host 'Hairspray' premiere

NEWARK, N.J., July 16 (UPI) -- Newark, N.J., is rolling out the red carpet for the cast of the new movie musical, "Hairspray."

Pfeiffer plays villain in 'Hairspray' film

TORONTO, July 17 (UPI) -- Michelle Pfeiffer is rounding out the cast of the film version of the Tony-award-winning musical "Hairspray," with shooting set to begin in Toronto Sept. 5.

Fashion awards a big success

NEW YORK, June 6 (UPI) -- The big winners at the CFDA fashion awards in New York this year were Francisco Costa, Thom Browne and Tom Binns.

More stars added to 2006 MTV Movie Awards

NEW YORK, May 22 (UPI) -- The 2006 MTV Movie Awards expanded its star-studded lineup Monday with Colin Ferrell, Jessica Simpson, Amanda Bynes and Dane Cook.

Amanda Bynes learns manliness from 'D'

LOS ANGELES, March 13 (UPI) -- Teen actress Amanda Bynes tells People magazine she listened to a lot of Tenacious D to prepare for her gender-bending role in "In She's the Man."

Forbes reveals most powerful under 25 list

NEW YORK, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen earned an estimated $21 million last year to make Forbes' list of the most powerful celebrities under 25.

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Amanda Bynes
Amanda Bynes arrives for the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York on September 13, 2009. UPI/Laura Cavanaugh

Amanda Laura Bynes (born April 3, 1986) is an American actress, fashion designer and singer. Bynes appeared in several successful television series, such as All That and The Amanda Show, on Nickelodeon in the mid to late 1990s and early 2000s, and in 2002, she starred in the TV series, What I Like About You. She transitioned to a film career, starring in several films aimed at teenage audiences, including What a Girl Wants (2003), Love Wrecked (2005), She's the Man (2006), Hairspray (2007), and Easy A (2010).

Bynes was named one of Teen People's "25 Hottest Stars Under 25" in 2006, and in 2007, Forbes listed her as the fifth highest paid celebrity under 21, with earnings of $2.5 million.

Bynes was born and raised in Thousand Oaks, California, USA, the daughter of Lynn (née Organ), a dental assistant and office manager, and Rick Bynes, a dentist who also practiced stand-up comedy. Bynes has two older siblings, Tommy (born 1973), a chiropractor, and Jillian (born 1983), who has a B.A. in History from UCLA and has also acted. Bynes' maternal grandparents are from Toronto, Ontario and her ancestors immigrated from Ireland, Poland, Russia, and Romania. Her father is Catholic and her mother is Jewish; Bynes has described herself as Jewish, and has also stated "I haven't decided yet . I don't know yet exactly what I believe".

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