07:44 PM EDT 12/05/2013
Originally posted 12/04/2013 07:55AM
Britney Spears sure knows how to create a scene.
With one estimate saying 1,000 people were waiting for her, the gathering took place outside the Planet Hollywood Resort on Tuesday as the pop princess made her "official arrival" to Sin City, all in anticipation of her 2-year residency show at the Strip hotel – due to kick off on Dec. 27, just in time for the New Year's Eve crowds.
With giant pink letters bearing Britney's name adorning the steps to the casino, at least a dozen dancers from her upcoming show performed outside the hotel, amounting to a bit of a sneak peak of what to expect when her "Piece Of Me" show opens – think fire breathers, along with a dancer re-enacting Britney's notorious 2001 VMA performance with the snake and aerialists.
Originally posted 11/13/2013 04:00PM
Britney Spears is putting in work (b––––)!
With her Las Vegas show set to open next month, the mother of two is getting her body in serious shape – so much so, in fact, that she's had moments where she could barely move.
"I have not been this sore in my entire life," she told Vegas Player Magazine. "When I started working out, I was sore for like, three days. I could hardly move. I'm really challenging myself with the choreography."
Originally posted 11/11/2013 12:30PM
The Smith family presented a united front on Sunday when Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith stepped out to celebrate the 21st birthday of Will's oldest son, Trey, in Las Vegas.
The happy gathering comes days after photos surfaced of the Focus star exposing his chest with costar Margot Robbie in an on-set photo booth.
Jada, 42, laughed as her husband, 45, jokingly danced with party guests.
Surrounded by 55 people, including children Jaden, 15, and Willow, 13, the couple held hands all through dinner at Hakkasan.
"They didn't leave each other's side," a source said. "They were even dancing at one point."
Originally posted 11/05/2013 12:20PM
Don't bother Megan Fox right now – she's busy shooting enemies and saving lives in the live-action trailer for a new game, Call of Duty: Ghosts, out Tuesday.
The trailer, titled "Epic Night Out," follows four friends as they make their way through a war zone formerly known as Las Vegas. Frank Sinatra's "I'm Gonna Live Till I Die" plays in the background of a soundtrack of gunfire.
In Call of Duty: Ghosts, gamers will immerse themselves into a new storyline, written in part by Oscar-winning screenwriter Stephen Gaghan, who wrote Traffic and Syriana. Following a devastating attack by The Federation that leaves the U.S. a wasteland, Elias Walker and his sons Hesh and Logan and Riley, a military-trained German Shepherd, embark on a series of missions that take them from the dangerous deep sea to the weightlessness of outer space to icy Antarctica.
Originally posted 11/03/2013 01:10PM
A Cirque du Soleil performer remains hospitalized after a fall during a show Friday night at the Aria resort on the Las Vegas Strip.
The performance company issued a statement Saturday saying the male artist was appearing in the "Wheel of Death" act during the 7 p.m. performance of Zarkana when he slipped and fell off the wheel.
The act features two people who perform high-risk feats atop and inside a pair of spinning wheels rotating high above the stage, including rope skipping and jumps.
Originally posted 11/02/2013 11:10PM
Megan Hilty and Brian Gallagher were married in an intimate ceremony at the Venetian chapel in Las Vegas on Saturday night, PEOPLE has exclusively confirmed.
Gallagher, 33, is an actor and currently working on a solo album of original material. Hilty, 32, continues to tour the country with her concerts. She also stars on NBC’s Sean Saves The World.
The bride wore a Badgley Mischka dress, and the groom wore J Lindeberg.
“We were so excited to be married that we skipped the engagement altogether!” said Hilty.
Originally posted 10/31/2013 10:45AM
In her first public appearance since becoming Mrs. Brandon Blackstock two weeks ago, Kelly Clarkson radiated cheer and joy.
Then again, she was taping a Christmas TV special.
The former American Idol winner took the stage at the Las Vegas Venetian Wednesday night, belting out songs from her Wrapped in Red album, along with a few of her greatest hits.
At one point Clarkson spoke about how attractive an audience member was. When some shouted out that she was a newly married woman, the singer replied good-naturally, "I will hit on someone and make him jealous … I'm just kidding, I love my man."
Originally posted 10/14/2013 03:30PM
He gives love a good name!
Jon Bon Jovi made one super-fan's dreams come true when he surprised her by walking her down the aisle Saturday at the Graceland Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas – 24 years after he married wife Dorothea at the exact same venue.
In August, Australian Bon Jovi fan Branka Delic had started an online petition recruiting him for her wedding to Gonzalo Cladera. The rocker was to be in town the same weekend for the "Because We Can" tour at the MGM Grand.
Originally posted 10/09/2013 06:30AM
The father of the 9-year-old Minnesota boy who last week stowed away on a Delta flight from Minneapolis-St. Paul to Las Vegas admits that the boy needs help.
"I don't have an angel, okay? I have a 9-year-old," the father told CNN affiliate WCCO. "To me, he's got a behavioral problem."
The father, who asked not to be identified (because of the boy's age, the young stowaway also has not been named publicly), told the TV station that the family has been unsuccessfully trying to get help for his son for years.
Earlier it was reported that the boy has a history of sneaking into a local waterpark and that he recently stole and crashed a vehicle.
"I miss my son," the father said of the boy who reportedly is still being held by child welfare authorities in Las Vegas. "I love my son."
Originally posted 10/08/2013 08:50AM
While airport and airline officials continue to gather information in the mystery of how a 9-year-old boy successfully evaded security and stowed away on a Minneapolis-to-Las Vegas Delta flight last week, new details about the young passenger are emerging.
The boy – who, because of his age, is not being identified by name – is no stranger to trouble, reports radio station KFGO AM, which says he's broken into a waterpark without buying a ticket.
Last week, says the station, he was arrested for driving on I-35 in a stolen car.
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