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Natalie Portman an Exotic Pop Diva With Mommy-Daughter Issues in Vox Lux (See!)

Natalie Portman takes on her most exotic role since “Black Swan” as a pop diva mom in “Vox Lux.” She tries to maintain some sense of normalcy for her teenage daughter through scandals and an act of terrifying violence. The film, directed by Brady Corbet and co-starring Jude Law, Raffey Cassidy, Stacy Martin and Jennifer Ehle, covers the arc of Celeste’s life from her teens until her early 30s....

Can Aussie Singer Sia ‘Save Sex and the City?’ Offers to Play Samantha!

Sia, the Australian singer who rarely shows her face, is offering to rescue a third “Sex and the City” movie by taking over the role of sex-starved cougar Samantha Jones. The role belonged to Kim Cattrall during the show’s six-year run on HBO and in two feature-length movies. The show’s other stars, Sarah Jessica Parker (Carrie Bradshaw), Kristen Davis (Charlotte Goldenblatt) and Cynthia Nixon (Miranda Hobbes), said they could not go forward with the movie without her. ...

Heidi Klum Subs for Maddie Ziegler in New Sia ‘Fire Meet Gasoline’ Video

Heidi Klum has a tough act to follow. The arresting supermodel stars in Sia’s new “Fire Meet Gasoline” video, the first since 12-year-old Maddie Ziegler danced provocatively in a flesh-colored leotard in two of the Aussie singer’s earlier clips. Klum, 41, needed no body suit to conceal her modesty as she peeled off he clothes down to her black bra and panties. She was paired with “Game of Thrones” actor Pedro Pascal, 40, to act out Sia’s searing, aptly titled love story....

Maddie’s Back in Blonde Wig, Flesh-Colored Leotard in New Sia Video (see!)

Maddie Ziegler, the 12-year-old sex siren and dance phenom. is back in yet another music video for Aussie singer Sia. This time, she’s all face and hands and no body, will almost none, in a wild pantomime to Sia’s hit “Big Girls Cry.” Maddie wears the same blonde wig and nude-colored bodysuit that caused an uproar when she danced with 28-year-old Shia LaBeouf in Sia’s “Elastic Heart” video. Daniel Askill, who also co-directed the first two Maddie videos, lets Ziegler’s hands and face do all the work....

Aussie Singer Sia Soars on Wig and a Song in Interview Mag (photos!)

Sia, the Australian singer who put 12-year-old dancer Maddie Ziegler on the map in controversial music videos, sits for a rare chat in Interview magazine, and reveals why she stopped showing her face on stage. (Hint: Not because she’s ugly, she says) Sia, 39, full-name Sia Furler, hasn’t shown her face during an interview or performance since 2013. And, that’s just the way she wants it. She’s the lyrical poet behind hits by Beyonce, Rihanna and Britney Spears. She has six studio albums of her own and is getting ready to release her seventh this year, titled This is Acting....

Maddie Ziegler, America’s Darling, a Painted Lady in UK’s Schön (Photos!)

Maddie Ziegler, the nation’s first pre-teen sex siren, is making waves overseas in a new photo spread in UK fashion magazine Schön!. The 12-year-old wears very adult fashions by Moschino,Jean Paul Gaultier and Dior. Ziegler caused an uproar on social media when she performed a highly sexualized dance with 28-year-old actor Shia LaBouf. In some photos, she’s looks like a 17th century harlequin; in others she looks like a courtesan....

Maddie Ziegler, Kristen Wiig Swing to Sia’s Chandelier at Grammys (watch!)

Maddie Ziegler, the Dance Moms pre-teen sensation, jumped back into her flesh-colored leotard to perform at the Grammys to Sia’s “Chandelier” in a controversial dance that mocked itself with a surprise appearance by Kristen Wiig. Ziegler danced wildly in videos for the Sia song and another of her hits, “Elastic Heart.” The 12-year-old dancer’s appearance in the “Chandelier” video raised eyebrows because of its sexual nature. But Sia’s “Elastic Heart” video caused an uproar on social media because Maddie danced with 28-year-old actor Shia LaBeouf....

Maddie Ziegler Dances Wildly in SNL Debut, But No Shia LaBeouf (watch!)

Maddie Ziegler debuted on “Saturday Night Live” last night and performed her controversial dance to Sia’s song “Elastic Heart,” wearing the same nude-colored leotard, but this time her dance partner was another girl, not actor Shia LaBeouf. Maddie who is 12 and best known for her role on Bravo’s “Dance Moms,” caused an uproar when she danced with LaBeouf in Sia’s “Elastic Heart” video. She wore a nude-colored leotard, while LaBeouf wore the same color briefs. Their dance simulated a cage fight and included moments of passionate embracing as well as wild dancing....

Meet Maddie Ziegler: From Tiny Tot to Nation’s First Pre-Teen Sex Symbol

Maddie Ziegler, the 12-year-old star of the controversial show “Dance Moms,” has become the center of an intense debate over the sexualization of pre-teens. Say what you will, but she’s the nation’s first pre-teen sex symbol, and maybe the start of a dark new trend. Ziegler was thrust into national attention by her performance with 28-year-old Shia LeBeouf in a new music video by Sia, featuring her song “Elastic Heart.” Overseas, a number of pre-teen models have appeared in adult fashion magazines. At 11, Anais Gallegher, daughter of former Oasis singer-songwriter Noel Gallagher, was also modeling professionally. Supermodel Kate Moss’ half-sister Charlotte Moss, known as Lottie, also debuted as a professional model at 13....

Sia Responds to Debate Over ‘Elastic Heart’ Video: Art? Or, Kiddie Porn?

Sia, whose “Elastic Heart video featuring 28-year-old Shia LaBeouf and 12-year-old Maddie Ziegler in an erotic dance, has apologized to anyone who was offended by what clearly were overtones of pedophilia in the clip. But, hey, it’s not what she meant. The video sparked a heated social media debate over whether the interpretive dance routine simulating a cage fight was art, or merely kiddie porn. LaBeouf was clad in a flesh-colored briefs and Maddie wore a similar flesh-colored bodysuit and blonde wig. They acted out a fight that also included moments of passion, embracing and wild dance moves....

Selena Gomez Parties in Vegas; No Signs of ‘Lupus’ or ‘Exhaustion’

Selena Gomez partied hard in Las Vegas along with other celebrities to mark the premiere of Britney Spears new residency at the Planet Hollywood Casino, showing no signs of “Lupus,” or claimed tour canceling “exhaustion.” Gomez, 21, shocked fans in Australia, Japan and Southeast Asia by canceling 11 tour stops in Japan, Shanghai, China, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Manila and Australia....
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