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Mila Kunis Named 'Sexiest Woman Alive'

Oct. 11, 2012
Mila Kunis

Actress Mila Kunis is the "sexiest woman alive" according to Esquire magazine.

The former star of That '70s Show made the top of the men's magazine annual list Monday, ahead of runners-up Jessica Chastain, Anne Hathaway, Gabourey Sidibe and Katie Holmes.

Kunis takes over from last year's winner, Barbadian-born singer Rihanna. Other previous winners of the accolade include Charlize Theron and Halle Berry.

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart officially back together

Los Angeles (dpa) - Movie stars Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson have officially reunited following her brief affair with director Rupert Sanders, and Pattinson has even taken the home they shared together off the market, People reported Monday.

Stewart, 22, and Pattinson, 26, first reunited in Los Angeles in mid-September after a two-month split following Stewart's indiscretions. The report said that the couple gradually spent more and more time together, and that they would now stroll the red carpet together at the premiere later this month of The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2.

Danny DeVito splits from wife after 30 years

Los Angeles (dpa) - Actors Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman have separated after more than 30 years of marriage, Entertainment Tonight reported Monday.

The pair married in 1982 and have three children together - daughters Lucy, 29 and Grace, 27, and son Jacob, 24.

The couple worked together on the classic sitcom Taxi (1978-1983) and appeared onscreen in the 1996 comedy film Matilda. In 1992, the pair founded Jersey Films, a production company behind hits including Pulp Fiction, Garden State, Erin Brockovich and Freedom Writers.

Girls star Lena Dunham signs 3.5-million-dollar book deal

Los Angeles (dpa) - Lena Dunham, the 26-year-old writer, actor and filmmaker has signed a 3.5-million-dollar deal with publisher Random House for her first book of essays entitled Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's Learned, according to the New York Times Monday.

Dunham, the writer and star of the comedy Girls, circulated a 66-page proposal which sparked a bidding war among US publishers, the report said. According to the proposal, a copy of which was obtained by The Times, the book will cover topics like work, friendship, travel, sex, love and mortality.

"We're thrilled to welcome Lena to Random House. Her skill on the page as a writer is remarkable - fresh, wise, so assured. She is that rare literary talent that will only grow from strength to strength and we look forward to helping her build a long career as an author," Random House said in a statement.

Source: Copyright 2012 dpa Deutsche Presse-Agentur GmbH

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