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Taylor Swift shares bikini photo of Easter egg hunt

Taylor Swift shares bikini photo of Easter egg hunt

LOS ANGELES, April 22 (UPI) -- Taylor Swift spent the past holiday weekend at the beach.
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Zooey Deschanel designs capsule collection for Tommy Hilfiger

Zooey Deschanel designs capsule collection for Tommy Hilfiger

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- Zooey Deschanel has teamed up with Tommy Hilfiger to mass produce her vintage-meets-quirky style.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Jan. 17, 2014.
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Mindy Kaling responds to Elle cover cropping controversy: 'Ya pervs!'

Mindy Kaling responds to Elle cover cropping controversy: 'Ya pervs!'

Jan. 7 (UPI) -- Some fans are wondering why Elle magazine chose to crop Mindy Kaling's body out of her cover photo.
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Linda Cardellini lands 'New Girl' role

Linda Cardellini lands 'New Girl' role

Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Linda Cardellini is moving on from Don Draper.
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'Brooklyn Nine-Nine,' 'Girls' up for Best Comedy Globe

'Brooklyn Nine-Nine,' 'Girls' up for Best Comedy Globe

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Dec. 12 (UPI) -- "The Big Bang Theory," "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" and "Girls" were nominated for the Best Comedy Series Golden Globe Award in Los Angeles Thursday.
People's Choice Awards nominations announced

People's Choice Awards nominations announced

Nominations for the fan-voted People's Choice Awards in film, television and music categories were announced in Los Angeles Tuesday.
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Susan Bennett, voice behind Siri, comes forward

ATLANTA, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- An Atlanta woman, Susan Bennett, said she is the voice behind Apple iPhone's voice-activated virtual assistant Siri, although Apple will not confirm that.
Kim Kardashian to lend her voice to character on 'American Dad'

Kim Kardashian to lend her voice to character on 'American Dad'

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- U.S. reality TV personality Kim Kardashian is to lend her voice to an animated alien character on the comedy series "American Dad," EW.com reported Tuesday.
Washington, Fey, Poehler to serve as Emmys presenters

Washington, Fey, Poehler to serve as Emmys presenters

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 5 (UPI) -- Kerry Washington, Diahann Carroll, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are to be presenters at the Emmy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles, CBS announced Thursday.

Fans, celebrities take to Twitter over death of Cory Monteith

HOLLYWOOD, July 14 (UPI) -- Twelve-thousand "Glee" fans retweeted Mark Salling's simple tweet of "no," which posted moments after news broke of his co-star Cory Monteith's death in Canada.

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Gwyneth Paltrow People's 'Most Beautiful Woman'

Gwyneth Paltrow People's 'Most Beautiful Woman'

NEW YORK, April 24 (UPI) -- Academy Award-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow was named People magazine's "World's Most Beautiful Woman."

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013.
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Celeb breakups, weddings and babies

Celeb breakups, weddings and babies

Despite the staggering number of media outlets dogging their every move, some celebrities still managed to shock the world with their marriage, divorce and birth announcements in 2012.
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Zooey Claire Deschanel (born January 17, 1980) is an American actress, musician and singer-songwriter. Deschanel made her film debut in 1999's Mumford and soon became known for memorable, deadpan supporting roles in films such as Almost Famous (2000) and The New Guy (2002). She then began playing lead roles in films, including All the Real Girls (2003), Elf (2003), Winter Passing (2005), The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy (2005), Tin Man (2007), Yes Man (2008), and 500 Days of Summer (2009).

Since 2001, Deschanel has performed in the jazz cabaret act If All the Stars Were Pretty Babies with fellow actress Samantha Shelton. She plays the piano, percussion, xylophone, banjo and ukulele. She has sung in several of her films, and her debut album Volume One (recorded with M. Ward under the moniker She & Him) was released on March 18, 2008.

Zooey (pronounced /ˈzoʊiː/) Deschanel was born in Los Angeles, California, and is the daughter of Academy Award-nominated cinematographer and director Caleb Deschanel and actress Mary Jo Deschanel (née Weir). She is of Irish and French descent. She was named after Zooey Glass, the male protagonist of J. D. Salinger's 1961 novella Franny and Zooey. Her older sister Emily Deschanel is also an actress and stars in the TV series Bones.

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