HBO has picked up the comedy series Girls, the network announced Friday.
Created by and starring Lena Dunham (Tiny Furniture), Girls will provide a comic look at the humiliations and triumphs of a group of women in their early 20s. Filming is set to begin this spring.
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Kirk Cameron says that the thousands of birds that recently fell out of the sky are not a sign of a looming apocalypse.
The former Growing Pains actor and born-again Christian who starred in a series of "end of days" movies based on the Left Behind books, appeared on Anderson Cooper 360 to discuss a series of strange animal. Thousands of red-winged blackbirds fell out of the sky in Arkansas on New Year's Eve. Then, two million fish died in the Chesapeake Bay and thousands more birds fell dead in Italy.
Pair of Kings
For Ryan Ochoa, the best part of acting on Disney XD's Pair of Kings is being the only kid on set.
"I'm like the little brother," he says. "We're really close, one big family."
Aretha Franklin says the ailment that lead to her recent surgery has been resolved.
In an interview with Jet magazine, the Grammy winning Queen of Soul says she first began to experience pain in her side during a concert last year in Toronto. Franklin said she initially thought the problem stemmed from a colonoscopy. The doctor that performed the procedure had her return for tests.
Rebecca Budig and Michael Benson
The year is off to a good start for All My Children star Rebecca Budig: She's engaged to television marketing executive Michael Benson, People reports.
"He's an amazing man and we're just really happy," Budig told the magazine.
Blake Lively has been named the official face of Chanel's new handbag line, the company announced on its website.
"Her spontaneity and fresh, youthful image have convinced Chanel that she is the right person to represent the house and this range of bags," the announcement read.
The Vampire Diaries
Midway through Season 2, the CW series The Vampire Diaries has already featured death, destruction and multiple transformations. For viewers, the most fun to watch, no question, has been the metamorphosis of Caroline Forbes.
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Throughout Season 1, Caroline, played by Candice Accola, was the quintessential popular girl in school, full of insecurities despite her cheerful outer shell. And although it appears that becoming a vampire has actually softened her, Accola tells TVGuide.com, the compassion was...