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Leigh Blickley
Leigh Blickley is the Senior News Editor of Entertainment at The Huffington Post. She graduated from Fairfield University as a New Media major, focusing on television and journalism. Leigh can be seen hosting Q&A's for AOL's Build series and on an array of TV programs, including "The Today Show," "Entertainment Tonight," "Inside Edition" and Music Choice's "Inside Rising Star."

Entries by Leigh Blickley

'Tis The Season For Celebrities To Whip Out The Short Shorts

(0) Comments | Posted May 25, 2015 | 12:23 AM

Memorial Day weekend is here, and you know what that means -- shorter-than-short shorts are back.

Celebrities from New York City to Los Angeles, and everywhere in between, have slowly been pulling out those cutoffs from their closets and are ready to let their legs loose. Cheers to warm...

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5 Stories You've Never Heard About 'The O.C.'

(8) Comments | Posted May 21, 2015 | 8:28 AM

The unofficial start of summer is upon us, and when we think of summer, we think about "The O.C." Because California (here we come), duh.

In honor of Memorial Day weekend, The Huffington Post spoke to Chris Carmack (who played Luke Ward) about his time on the series...

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'Survivor: Worlds Apart' Crowns A Winner

(32) Comments | Posted May 20, 2015 | 10:56 PM

Season 30 of "Survivor" was a nail-biter until the very end, but finally, the show has crowned a new winner.

Spoiler Alert! Don't continue reading unless you've seen the "Survivor: Worlds Apart" finale ...

Mike Holloway outwitted, outplayed and outlasted the rest of the competitors and...

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Rumer Willis And Val Chmerkovskiy Win Season 20 Of 'Dancing With The Stars'

(52) Comments | Posted May 19, 2015 | 11:01 PM

It was a celebratory night on "Dancing with the Stars" Tuesday as the final three couples found out who would take home the Mirror Ball trophy and be crowned the winners of Season 20.

Spoiler Alert! If you haven't seen the finale of "DWTS," continue reading at your own...

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Chris Harrison Says A 'Full Mesnick' Breakdown Will Happen This Season On 'The Bachelorette'

(2) Comments | Posted May 18, 2015 | 5:37 PM

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Here we go, "Bachelorette" fans. Season 11 kicks off Monday night with Part 1 of the two-part premiere, and it's about to go down. Britt Nilsson and Kaitlyn Bristowe will duke it out...

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Little Big Town Performs 'Girl Crush' With Faith Hill At The Billboard Music Awards

(4) Comments | Posted May 17, 2015 | 9:31 PM

Ultimate girl crush Faith Hill took to the stage with Little Big Town to perform their hit song "Girl Crush" at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday.

The group belted out the tune together before Hill joined them on stage to bring it home. (Taylor Swift was clearly a fan of the performance.)

Initially, "Girl Crush" wasn't getting a lot of support from country radio because of its presumed "lesbian theme," but since that controversy was thrown out the window, the track is currently No. 1 on both the Hot Country Songs and the Country Digital Songs charts, and landed at No. 25 on the Hot 100.

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Celine Dion Wows In Leather Dress At The Billboard Music Awards

(7) Comments | Posted May 17, 2015 | 9:20 PM

Wow, wow, wow.

Celine Dion looked amazing as she walked the red carpet at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas on Sunday night. The 47-year-old stunned in a green leather dress, which featured a higher-than-usual thigh-high slit.

Dion later took the stage to present Top Male...

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Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan And Brad Paisley Are Amped For The Farmborough Festival In New York

(0) Comments | Posted May 15, 2015 | 1:09 PM

Good news for all you country fans in New York City: a brand new three-day country music festival is coming to Randall's Island June 26 to 28, and the headliners are some of Nashville's biggest stars.

Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan and Brad Paisley, alongside some of country music's brightest...

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Chris Carmack Reacts To His Coming Out Scene On 'Nashville' Season 3 Finale

(125) Comments | Posted May 14, 2015 | 8:58 AM

That was a cliffhanger if we've ever seen one, y'all.

The "Nashville" Season 3 finale on Wednesday was chock-full of twists, turns, drama and tears. Deacon (Charles Esten) and his sister Beverly (Dana Wheeler-Nicholson) went in for liver transplant surgery, but just when everything seemed to be...

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Robert Pattinson And FKA Twigs Have The Look Of Love At The Met Gala

(150) Comments | Posted May 4, 2015 | 8:31 PM

Robert Pattinson and FKA Twigs made a lovely pair as they walked the red carpet together for the first time at the 2015 Met Gala on Monday.

The couple, who are reportedly engaged, had the look of love while they posed for photos. FKA Twigs wore a...

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Kim Kardashian And Kanye West Take Over The Met Gala Red Carpet

(63) Comments | Posted May 4, 2015 | 8:08 PM

They've arrived.

All eyes were on Kim Kardashian and Kanye West as they walked the red carpet at the 2015 Met Gala on Monday in New York City. Kardashian looking incredible in a white and gold sheer gown with a feather train by Peter Dundas for Roberto Cavalli, while...

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Why Jason Sudeikis Traded In Big-Budget Comedies For Indie Darlings

(0) Comments | Posted April 24, 2015 | 11:52 AM

Jason Sudeikis, of course, got his start as a writer and cast member on "Saturday Night Live" from 2003 to 2013. Since leaving the show, the comedic actor has expanded his resume to include a range of studio films, slowly trading in his supporting roles for...

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7 Things You May Not Know About 'Good Will Hunting'

(21) Comments | Posted April 24, 2015 | 9:34 AM

As Minnie Driver put it during a Q&A following a special screening of "Good Will Hunting" at the Tribeca Film Festival on Wednesday, the film is "precious."

"It's so funny, and it's so sad, and it's so full of redemption, and it's so romantic and full of love. ......

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Derek Shepherd's Massive 'Grey's Anatomy' Shocker Shatters Hearts

(225) Comments | Posted April 23, 2015 | 9:02 PM

If you have not seen "Grey's Anatomy" Season 11, Episode 21, "How to Save a Life," DO NOT continue reading. Spoilers ahead!

All the tears. All the tissues. All the heartbreak.

"Grey's Anatomy" killed off one of its stars on Thursday night: McDreamy himself, Derek Shepherd. And...

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Bobbi Kristina Brown Is Awake And Off Life Support, According To Family

(121) Comments | Posted April 21, 2015 | 10:26 AM

Bobbi Kristina Brown is reportedly no longer in a coma. Bobby Brown clarified his comments on Monday to say that his daughter was "awake" at a Georgia care facility.

"Doctors have indicated that she will have a long life," said Brown's attorney, on behalf of the family, in...

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Zooey Deschanel Says That Whole 'Adorkable' Thing Was Just A Marketing Scheme

(29) Comments | Posted April 20, 2015 | 10:56 AM

Word to the wise: Stop referring to Zooey Deschanel as "adorkable."

The term has been used to describe the "New Girl" star ever since the show premiered in 2011, but Deschanel is over the expression. In an interview with The Huffington Post, the 35-year-old actress admits she's...

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Kylie Jenner Is Back In A Bikini For Round Two Of Coachella

(16) Comments | Posted April 17, 2015 | 5:21 PM

Kylie Jenner is basking in the sun, and ready for another weekend at Coachella.

The 17-year-old took to Instagram to share some racy bikini snaps with her 20 million followers, seemingly revealing she's back in Indio, California for more music-filled days and nights.

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Jamie Bell Worked With Andy Serkis To Perfect The Thing In 'Fantastic Four'

(2) Comments | Posted April 9, 2015 | 3:04 PM

Gollum and The Thing are apparently best buds. This according to Jamie Bell, who is set to star as Ben Grimm, aka The Thing, in the highly anticipated reboot of "Fantastic Four."

Bell opened up about his role during a Wednesday interview with AOL Build, revealing he...

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Jill Dillard Gives Birth To Baby Boy Israel David

(26) Comments | Posted April 7, 2015 | 12:47 PM

Another Duggar baby has arrived!

Jill (Duggar) Dillard and her husband Derick welcomed their first child, son Israel David, on April 6, People confirmed. Derick wrote a blog post on Friday to confirm Jill was set to deliver, writing, "I can't even describe right now the...

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