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Crystal is a former Associate Television Editor at the Huffington Post. She has worked at Seventeen Magazine and with Hearst Digital Teen Network. Her work has been featured on The New York Times' Local East Village blog, Billboard.com and Spin.com. She's really into Doctor Who, Glee and reality television. She's probably catching up on The Vampire Diaries right now.

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'Made In Jersey': Janet Montgomery Talks Becoming A Jersey Girl On CBS' New Drama

(3) Comments | Posted September 27, 2012 | 3:52 PM

"Made in Jersey's" leading lady Janet Montgomery couldn't be further from her character Martina Garretti on the upcoming CBS legal drama, but she sure has tried to educate herself on everything Jersey. Below, the actress talks about perfecting the Garden State hair and accent, why "Made in Jersey,"...

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'Downton Abbey': Joanne Froggatt On Her Emmy Nom, Anna And Bates' Future In Season 3 And More

(10) Comments | Posted August 15, 2012 | 8:11 AM

Of all of the couples on "Downton Abbey," Anna Smith (Joanne Froggatt) and Mr. Bates (Brendan Coyle) are most likely to have a fan-made "We Found Love" tribute video created in their honor. The unlikely couple did, after all, find love in a hopeless...

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'Fantastic Mr. Fox' Newspaper: Easter Egg Revealed In Wes Anderson's Animated Film (PHOTO)

(75) Comments | Posted August 9, 2012 | 12:11 PM

In Wes Anderson's animated film "Fantastic Mr. Fox," Mr. Fox (George Clooney) is a newspaper columnist who wants bigger and better things for his family. However, journalism isn't the most lucrative career choice.

Now, thanks to a clever Redditor, we can now see what Mr. Fox was...

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'Call Me Maybe' Is No. 1 For Ninth Week: Carly Rae Jepsen Has Longest Run Atop The Charts In 2012

(70) Comments | Posted August 9, 2012 | 9:19 AM

It seems like only yesterday that Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe" topped the Billboard Hot 100 for the first time. Now, nine weeks later, the infectious summer hit is still at No. 1, meaning Carly Rae has held the top position for longer than even Gotye. The Belgian-Australian singer...

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Mila Kunis, eBay: Own The Actress' 'Ted' Wardrobe, Towel & Shoes Included

(2) Comments | Posted August 9, 2012 | 9:00 AM

Some fans would do anything for Mila Kunis, but would you pay $790 for her used Aldo shoes? If yes, then it's your lucky day. The actress' "Ted" wardrobe is currently available on eBay -- including her infamous towel, a steal at only $700.

Mark...

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Radiohead's 'The Daily Mail' Video: 'Through The Woods' Time-Lapse Footage Shot At Bonnaroo 2012

(10) Comments | Posted August 8, 2012 | 3:15 PM

Finally! A time-lapse video that we can really get behind. Directed by Matt Ornstein -- and set to the tune of Radiohead's "The Daily Mail" -- this time-lapse was shot during Bonnaroo this year and features footage from the Tennessee music festival, leading up to the band's headlining live performance....

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Lindsay Lohan, Lady Gaga Video: Singer Casts Actress In New Music Video (REPORT)

(43) Comments | Posted August 8, 2012 | 11:16 AM

From slumber parties to music videos, Lady Gaga and Lindsay Lohan are the latest celebrity BFFs to make headlines. With the release of her third studio album ARTPOP on the horizon, Gaga has reportedly cast Lohan to star in a music video, according to...

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Johnny Depp, Aerosmith: Actor Jams With Band, Performs 'Train Kept a-Rollin'' (VIDEO)

(174) Comments | Posted August 8, 2012 | 9:00 AM

Johnny Depp is ready to rock. The recently single actor took to the stage with Aerosmith Monday night to shred the guitar with Steven Tyler, Joe Perry and the rest of the legendary crew.

“We’re going to need a little help out here,” Tyler announced to...

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Zach Woodlee On 'The Glee Project' Contenders, Ryan Murphy And 'Glee' Season 4's 'New Magic'

(3) Comments | Posted August 7, 2012 | 6:17 PM

As any fan of "The Glee Project" knows, Zach Woodlee might be the smiliest person on TV. But it's not like the "Glee" choreographer can help it. "I have so many photos of me where I'm laughing like a crazy person," Woodlee told HuffPost TV. "I...

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Mumford & Sons 'I Will Wait': British Band Unveil First Single Off New Album 'Babel' (AUDIO)

(6) Comments | Posted August 7, 2012 | 5:15 PM

The wait is over for eager Mumford & Sons fans. After months of performing the new song "I Will Wait" on their "Gentlemen of the Road" tour, the British quartet has finally debuted the single for the masses.

The banjos are back and louder than ever on Mumford...

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Justin Timberlake's New Album? Jim Beanz Says The 'SexyBack' Singer Is Working On New Music (REPORT)

(43) Comments | Posted August 7, 2012 | 2:15 PM

Is Justin Timberlake finally returning to the recording studio? If you ask producer Jim Beanz, the answer is yes.

"When I get back to the States I'm going to be helping out on 'Shock Value 3' with Timbaland and the Justin Timberlake project," Beanz told Digital Spy....

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Tom Waits, 'Hell Broke Luce': Singer Releases New Video From 'Bad As Me' Album

(28) Comments | Posted August 7, 2012 | 11:19 AM

After days of teasing fans with a big announcement, the wait is finally over: Tom Waits has released a new video for "Hell Broke Luce," the anti-war and especially growl-y song from his 2011 release, Bad As Me.

The gritty video -- which was directed by...

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Chris Martin: Apple & Moses Help Test Out New Coldplay Music

(32) Comments | Posted August 7, 2012 | 10:00 AM

Kids really do say the darndest things. Just ask Coldplay frontman Chris Martin, who admits that his toughest critics can often be his two children -- Apple, 8, and Moses, 6. That's what makes the them the perfect sounding boards for Martin's music.

The singer recently confessed to playing...

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'Obama That I Used To Know': New Gotye Parody Video By Just New Productions (VIDEO)

(150) Comments | Posted August 6, 2012 | 4:31 PM

Sure, HuffPost Entertainment may have called Eric Schwartz's "Some Music That I Used to Love" the Goyte parody to end all Gotye parodies, but that was before we saw Just New Productions' "Obama That I Used to Know."

Creators Justin Monticello -- who...

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'Serenity' Lego Model: 'Firefly' Ship Gets A Seven-Foot Lego Replica (PHOTO)

(41) Comments | Posted August 6, 2012 | 3:21 PM

"Firefly" has been off the air for nearly 10 years, but the show's fans are still some of the most dedicated viewers in the 'Verse.

Adrian Drake spent 475 hours over the course of 21 months to build a seven-foot model of Captain Mal's Serenity entirely out...

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The xx's 'Coexist': British Band Unveil Two New Songs, 'Sunset' & 'Reunion,' From Second Album (VIDEO)

(7) Comments | Posted August 6, 2012 | 2:22 PM

Coexist, the sophomore album from xx, is shaping up to be one of the most anticipated releases of 2012.

With the sweeping success of the band's debut effort, 2009's xx, The xx -- Romy Madley-Croft, Oliver Sim and Jamie Smith -- is hoping that lightning strikes twice for the...

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Lady Gaga, 'ARTPOP': Mother Monster Names Her New Album

(117) Comments | Posted August 6, 2012 | 10:17 AM

Little Monsters, rejoice! Lady Gaga has confirmed that the title of her new album is ARTPOP.

On Sunday, Mother Monster tweeted the highly anticipated news, following her new ARTPOP ink. Gaga made the announcement on her own littlemonsters.com site with a photo of her new...

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'The Hobbit' Trailer: Watch 4 Seconds Of New Footage (VIDEO)

(12) Comments | Posted August 6, 2012 | 10:00 AM

At first glance, this newly released "Hobbit" trailer might not look all that different from the first one. But upon a closer inspection, you might be able to spot three -- yes, only three -- new scenes. Don't worry, you'll still be able to hear "Over...

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Russell Brand Documentary: Actor Smokes Heroin In Shocking Scene From 'From Addiction To Recovery'

(371) Comments | Posted August 4, 2012 | 5:12 PM

Russell Brand is the subject of an upcoming documentary for BBC Three, entitled "Russell Brand: From Addiction to Recovery." In the tell-all special, Brand reveals that he feels jealous of his old self when watching footage of him taking heroin.

According to The Sun, the shocking footage...

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'Sparkle,' Cee-Lo Green: 'The Voice' Judge Performs 'I'm A Man' In New Movie Preview (VIDEO)

(196) Comments | Posted August 4, 2012 | 3:18 PM

Cee-Lo Green is looking a little different in the latest "Sparkle" preview. The singer -- who dons a full head of hair in the movie musical -- showcases his Lady Killer skills in his performance of "I’m a Man." The funky scene serves at the backdrop for the...

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