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Celebrity Hitchhikers: Who Would You Give a Lift?

Originally posted 12/13/2013 09:25AM

General consensus is that celebrities have everything they could ever want or need … except, it turns out, a ride.

Alongside guests Kevin Hart and Ice Cube, stars of the new movie Ride Along, Conan O'Brien set out to share a drive with an unsuspecting stranger thanks to the mobile app Lyft, which allows users to signal for a driver to pick them up.

After standing around a corner for a bit, which Hart joked was unsafe and made it seem as if the three were "selling a––," the trio were picked up by a man named Anthony.

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See It or Skip It: The Lowdown on Johnny Depp and The Lone Ranger

See This, Skip That: From The Lone Ranger to Despicable Me 2

Originally posted 07/05/2013 05:00PM

Skip The Lone Ranger like a stone on a lake, says PEOPLE's movie critic.

But Despicable Me and The Way Way Back are definitely worth diving into this the holiday weekend.

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Kevin Hart Tweets an Apology About His DUI Arrest | Kevin Hart

Kevin Hart Tweets an Apology About His DUI Arrest

Originally posted 04/15/2013 08:10AM

Comedian Kevin Hart went online Sunday to offer a mea culpa after he was arrested and jailed on suspicion of drunk driving charges in Los Angeles.

"Drinking & driving is not a game or a laughing matter," Hart Tweeted. "People have lost lives because of stupid s–––. This is a wake-up call for me, I have to be smarter & last night I wasn't. Everything happens for a reason."

Police said Hart, 32, was pulled over on California's Highway 101 freeway around 4:30 a.m. Sunday after his black Mercedes, going about 90 mph, was seen driving erratically and nearly hit a tanker truck, the Associated Press reported.

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Kevin Hart Arrested for DUI | Kevin Hart

Kevin Hart Arrested for DUI

Originally posted 04/14/2013 04:00PM

Authorities say comedian Kevin Hart has been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving after his black Mercedes nearly collided with a tanker truck on a Southern California freeway.

California Highway Patrol Officer Ed Jacobs says Hart appeared intoxicated when he was pulled over before dawn Sunday on Highway 101 in Los Angeles.

Hart failed a field sobriety test and was booked for misdemeanor DUI. He was held on a $5,000 bond.

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Did You Know Sofia Vergara's Sister Acts Too?! Check Her Out & More Casting News

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Kristen Stewart, Will Ferrell Bring the Laughs in New Crime Movies & More Casting News

Originally posted 12/16/2012 01:25PM

Sofia Vergara may be the break-out star of Modern Family, but now her younger sister is stepping into the spotlight.

Sandra Vergara – who is Sofia's biological cousin and adopted sister – just landed a role on an upcoming episode of CSI, TV Line reports. Sandra, 24, will play Latin pop star Silvana, who is about to make her debut in the U.S. when her sister Marta is killed. Silvana has to keep her cool and figure out who she can trust once the murderer comes after her.

Meanwhile, Kristen Stewart and Will Ferrell have found themselves on the wrong side of the law.

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VMAs: Five Things You Can't Miss

VMAs: Five Things You Can't Miss

Originally posted 09/06/2012 05:45PM

Bring on the Moonmen!

The 2012 MTV Video Music Awards will be broadcast live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles at 8 p.m. ET on Thursday.

Here's what we're looking forward to:

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Host Kevin Hart's VMA Dis List: Is Your Favorite Star Safe? | Kevin Hart

VMA Host Kevin Hart Promises: 'Nobody Is Off Limits'

Originally posted 09/06/2012 10:15AM

From Kristen Stewart's cheating scandal, to Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes's sudden split and Prince Harry's nude photos, it's been a busy summer of celebrity news – and on Thursday, when Kevin Hart hosts the MTV Video Music Awards in L.A.'s Staples Center (8 p.m. ET), there's a good chance these could get a mention.

"The beauty of me being the host is you don't know what to expect," the comedian, 32, told reporters during a press conference on Tuesday. "Nobody is off limits. I think it's my job to put the room in a place where people can relax and have a good time. And the best way to do that is to show people they can poke fun at themselves."

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Rihanna & Frank Ocean Will Perform on the VMAs | Rihanna

Rihanna & Frank Ocean Will Perform on the VMAs

Originally posted 08/28/2012 10:30AM

Rihanna is spicing up the MTV Video Music Awards.

The multiple-nominee is set to perform on the Sept. 6 show (live from L.A.'s Staples Center), along with One Direction and Taylor Swift, who is slated to perform her latest single, "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together," for the first time live.

Rihanna, 24, who's up for best female video, best pop video and video of the year for "We Found Love," is also nominated twice more with Drake for his "Take Care" video.

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Comedian Kevin Hart Meets Women – with His Dog's Help | Kevin Hart

Comedian Kevin Hart Meets Women – with His Dog's Help

Originally posted 12/06/2011 03:00PM

Funny man Kevin Hart may be "the new sexy," but the women who approach the stand-up comic are attracted to something other than his jokes.

"I get attention [from the ladies], but for some reason, it goes to my dog," Hart says. "They're like, 'Oh my god – he's so cute!' I'm like, 'Well, I've been working out.' And they're like, 'Not you, the dog. We love the dog. Can we hold it?'"

The dog in question is Hart's 9-month-old miniature pinscher, Riggs, who Hart initially brought home for his 6-year-old daughter. In the months since, Riggs has burrowed his way into somebody else's – well, heart.

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Ty Burrell, Joel McHale & More Prove Funny Is the New Sexy | Joel McHale, Kevin Hart, Seth MacFarlane, Ty Burrell

TV's Hottest Guys Prove Funny Is the New Sexy

Originally posted 11/08/2011 08:05AM

If the way to a man's heart is through his stomach, the way to a woman's heart just might be through her funny bone.

In anticipation of the annual Sexiest Man Alive issue, PEOPLE.com has rounded up four of the funniest guys on screen and stage to get readers ... ahem ... in the mood.

Ty Burrell (a.k.a. Phil Dunphy on Modern Family), Community's Joel McHale, comedian Kevin Hart and Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane all share their day-to-day routines, talents – and sexiness – on video.

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