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Angela Lansbury Slams Murder, She Wrote Reboot! Calls It A "Mistake!"

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Ruh roh!!!

Last month NBC gave the green light for a Murder, She Wrote reboot starring Octavia Spencer, but it has the original's Angela Lansbury seeing red!!!

In fact, Angela's so bummed about the revamp that she wants them to change the series' name!

Angela explained:

Octavia Spencer Wears Her Favorite To The Hollywood Film Awards

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Octavia Spencer wears her favorite designer to the Hollywood Film Awards in Beverly Hills!

Octavia Spencer joined Tinseltown's elite Monday night at the Hollywood Film Awards in Beverly Hills.

The Fruitvale Station actress surprised no one with her outfit of choice, which was a lovely black chiffon keyhole dress with blue re-embroidered detail created by her favorite designer, Tadashi Shoji.

If it's not broke, don't fix it, right? Besides, these two make a fabulous couple on the red carpet!

Octavia finished off her look with black Giuseppe Zanotti cut-out boots and a simple Edie Parker clutch.

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Octavia Spencer Files Lawsuit At Diet Company For Not Paying Her A BUTTLOAD Of Money!

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If a company promised us $700k and didn't pull through, we'd be livid as well!

This is exactly what's happening with Oscar-winning Octavia Spencer right now, who was courted by Sensa, a weight-loss company that helped her lose 20 pounds in 5 months. She was famous, the stuff was working and she was talking about it. What a match made in heaven!

Except, not. She just filed a lawsuit in L.A. Superior Court alleging "breach-of-contract and fraud." They haven't paid a whole lot of the $1.25 million contract she signed with stipulations: no tabloid ads, no "before and after" photos, and wanted transparency by tagging all sponsored tweets with the required #spon hashtag.

It was the Twitter thing that pissed off Sensa, and they seem to think that's

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Julianne Hough & Russell Brand Find Paradise On The Vegas Strip! Watch The New Trailer HERE!

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ZOMG.

Diablo Cody’s directorial debut, Paradise, is bound to stir up some controversy. But who’s to say we’re not in for a beautiful, honest, and HIGHlarious visual adventure?!

Starring Julianne Hough, Russell Brand, and Octavia Spencer, the film revolves around Lamb, an evangelical Christian whose two-thirds of her body were burned in a plane crash. Following her recovery and a crisis of faith, Lamb decides to make her way to Las Vegas and do all the things she’s wanted to try!

Ch-ch-check it out (above)!!

AMAZEBALLS!

Octavia Spencer's Marvelous In Monochrome At MoMA

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Octavia Spencer wears a black and white Tadashi Shoji dress to the Fruitvale Station screening in NYC!

Octavia Spencer looked simple and chic Monday night at the Fruitvale Station screening at the Museum of Modern Art.

The Oscar winner's custom black and white Tadashi Shoji lace embroidered dress was on point and flattered her newly slimmed-down figure nicely!

She completed her look with some simple black heels that were an obvious choice to go with the black floral embroidery on her dress.

We're so glad Tadashi Shoji is Octavia's BFF (that's best FASHION friend, BTW)! His work flatters her form in just the right way every time.

[Image via Harry Pluviose/Retna LTD.]

Octavia Spencer Radiates In Red At Cannes

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Magnifique!

Octavia Spencer pulled out all the stops Thursday night at the Cannes Film Festival premiere of Fruitvale Station.

The Oscar looked fan-freaking-tastic in a custom red tulle and lace draped cap sleeve gown featuring delicate beaded embellishments designed by her BFFF (best fashion friend forever) Tadashi Shoji.

Octavia tends to gravitate toward neutral and pastel colored gowns, so it's nice to see her in a color that really POPS.

She completed the look with matching red sandals and left her wavy tresses down.

Are U feelin' it???

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