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Now Trending: Katie Holmes surprises with racy photo in next month’s Glamour magazine

Katie Holmes on the cover of Glamour magazine.

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Perennial goody-goody Katie Holmes looks a little scandalous in next month's Glamour: the actress and single mom strikes a topless pose on the magazine's inside pages.

Holmes is most known for playing girl-next-door Joey Potter for six seasons of the teen drama Dawson's Creek and, well, for marrying and then divorcing super-celebrity Scientologist Tom Cruise.

But the 35-year-old is working hard to revitalize her acting career: She will appear in a total of five flicks this year and is already filming Woman in Gold with Ryan Reynolds, which is slated for release in 2015.

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Holmes and Cruise's six-year romance seemed like a fairy tale at first. The actress had a teenage crush on the Top Gun star. Ten years ago, she told Seventeen Magazine, "I used to think I was going to marry Tom Cruise."

In media interviews, Andrew Morton, author of Tom Cruise: An Unauthorized Biography, said that Cruise asked the Church of Scientology to help him find a wife.The church reportedly organized a meeting between the then-26-year-old actress and the Mission Impossible star, who is 16 years her senior.

Soon after, Cruise was jumping for joy over Holmes on the couch of the Oprah Winfrey Show.

The stars were married in a castle in Italy in 2006 – but the Glamour cover model suddenly filed for a divorce in 2012.

Holmes currently lives with their eight-year-old daughter Suri in New York.

While testifying in court last September, Cruise confirmed that one of the reasons Holmes filed for divorce was to protect their daughter from Scientology.


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Youth is always in fashion, but Vanity Fair's newest cover model is exceedingly young. In the upcoming August issue, HRH Prince George of Cambridge takes the cover, wearing a blue-striped, collared, short-sleeved T-shirt. The tiny royal shares the front of the magazine with his mother and father. Prince George turns 1 this month.

Source: Vanity Fair


Zac Efron isn't Neighbours with Michelle Rodriguez, but actor was spotted moving in on the actress last weekend in Italy. The stars were photographed mid-kiss while on a boat off the cost of Sardinia. Efron, 26, is best known for playing clean-cut Troy Bolton in Disney's High School Musical series of films, while Rodriguez, 35, has a more edgy image thanks to her recurring role in the Fast & Furious franchise. Rodriguez recently dated model Cara Delevingne.

Source: Us


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Psychedelic imagery, a gloopy pink-and-purple brain and Moby all feature in the new video collaboration between Miley Cyrus and the Flaming Lips. The five-and-a-half-minute clip also includes real footage of Cyrus while she was bedridden and recovering from an allergic reaction caused by antibiotics. Caution: This is not a music video. Originally created to accompany a Flaming Lips song, the piece is instead set to discordant noise and screaming.

Source: Rolling Stone


Like A Virgin singer Madonna was called for jury duty in New York but, after waiting for two hours at court, was excused from service for six years. The 55-year-old pop star spent time waiting in a private room to avoid causing a distraction. Madonna has released 12 albums, including her self-titled debut album in 1983.

Source: BBC


Jason Priestley, the Beverly Hills 90210 star, has confirmed that he will be back to judge the Tim Hortons Duelling Donut competition this year. The contest was inspired by an episode of How I Met Your Mother in which the Canadian actor made a cameo. A chocolate, caramel and pecan confection named the Tortoise Torte won the contest in 2013. This year, Jann Arden, Anna Olson and Ben Mulroney will share judging duties with Priestley.

Source: CBC

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