‘Chronicle’ Star Dane DeHaan Cast As Harry Obsorn In ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ Sequel

Marc Webb, the director of The Amazing Spider-Man movie, took to Twitter Monday afternoon to reveal that Dane DeHaan will play Harry Osborn in the much-anticipated sequel. DeHaan is no stranger to the silver screen, having recently been seen in Chronicle.  According to Collider, he beat out actors Alden Ehrenreich, Brady Corbet, Sam Claflin, Eddie Redmayne, Douglas Booth, and Boyd Holbrook for the role. “Dane is an exciting and extraordinary … Continue reading ‘Chronicle’ Star Dane DeHaan Cast As Harry Obsorn In ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ Sequel

Sandy Disaster Will Make Us Leave Island Park, Says Resident

Residents in the devastated beachfront communities on Long Island are beginning the mammoth clean-up task after Hurricane Sandy even as some question whether they will even stay in their waterfront homes. Kristen Maldonado talks to residents at hard-hit Island Park which sustained significant damage during the so-called superstorm. Some say they are only cleaning up their homes so they can sell while others are resigned … Continue reading Sandy Disaster Will Make Us Leave Island Park, Says Resident

My Hurricane Sandy Coverage

Since Hurricane Sandy hit on Monday, I haven’t had power, but that hasn’t stopped me from going out and reporting on what’s going on around the area.  I’ve been using social media as a main source to share my reporting, which has been used by the Long Island Report, an “award-winning multimedia news organization” run entirely by student journalists from Hofstra University.  The following are … Continue reading My Hurricane Sandy Coverage

Taylor Swift Reveals Official Track List For Upcoming ‘Red’ Album

‘Red’ track list | credit: Taylor Swift’s Official Facebook Page

It’s official!  Taylor Swift has announced the track list for her  much-anticipated album Red!

Debuting October 22, Red features 16 songs – and that’s not even counting deluxe bonus tracks.  Rumored deluxe songs include “The Moment I Knew,” “Come Back Be There,” “Girl At Home,” original demo versions of “Treacherous” and “Red ,” and an acoustic version of “State of Grace.”

Three song off of Red have already been released.  Taylor’s first single “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” premiered August 13 when she announced the drop date of her album in a live web chat with her fans.

Since then, Taylor has teamed up with Good Morning America to premiere a new song off her album every Monday leading up to the album’s release date, which become available that midnight for download on iTunes.  So far, Swift fans have already heard “Begin Again” and the album’s title track “Red.”  (A video of Taylor Swift performing “Red” at BBC 1 Radio’s Teen Awards can be seen after the jump!)  Following the album’s drop Taylor heads to Good Morning America on October 23 for a special performance.

It’s been said that the next song debuting on Good Morning America is “I Knew You Were Trouble.”  Word got out when journalist Chris Willman allegedly teased the new song on Twitter.  The tweets have since been deleted.

UPDATE: Taylor Swift has confimed on Twitter that the next song to premiere on Good Morning America is “I Knew You Were Trouble.”

Taylor Swift reveals next song to premiere on Good Morning America is "I Knew You Were Trouble"

What song are you most excited to hear?  Which song is your favorite so far?  Leave a comment below!

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Taylor Swift Announces New Album & Reveals First Single!

Taylor Swift Web Chat and G+ Hangout screenshot | credit: Youtube.com/TaylorSwift

Taylor Swift took to the interwebs to share some big announcements regarding her new album last night.  Take a look at the web chat below:

Taylor revealed that her new album Red will hit stores October 22.  She took fan questions from all over the world, and even premiered her first single, “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together.”  The song is currently available on iTunes and Google Play.

Check out the official lyric video for “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” after the jump!

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Breaking News: Iconic Singer Whitney Houston Dead At 48 [UPDATE]

It’s been reported that Whitney Houston is dead at the age of 48. The diva reigned as the queen of pop music until her drug use and wild marriage with Bobby Brown ruined her career and reputation. Publicist Kristen Foster confirmed the singers’ death, but the location and cause of death were not revealed. UPDATE: TMZ reports a member of Whitney Houston’s entourage found her, unresponsive, in her … Continue reading Breaking News: Iconic Singer Whitney Houston Dead At 48 [UPDATE]

Breaking News: Samantha Barks – NOT Taylor Swift – Will Play Eponine In ‘Les Miserables’

It’s been announced that Samantha Barks, who played Eponine in the 25th anniversary concert of Les Miserables, will be playing the coveted role in the film version of the show. According to BroadwayWorld.com, Cameron Mackintosh delivered the good news live on stage after the Manchester Theatre’s production of Oliver!, which Barks currently stars in as Nancy. The announcement seemed to come as a surprise to … Continue reading Breaking News: Samantha Barks – NOT Taylor Swift – Will Play Eponine In ‘Les Miserables’