Hollywood LOVES sequels, unless they aren't seeing any of the profits.
Paramount has filed a lawsuit against the estate of Mario Puzo, the author of The Godfather, because it has given a green light to another novel based on the original that the movie studio still owns the rights to.
The lawsuit complains that the Puzo family published The Godfather's Revenge in 2006, but intends to publish another sequel titled The Family Corleone without Paramounts permission.
Not only has the Puzo family "tarnished" the brand and "misled consumers" in the studio's eyes, at least, but the court documents continue to read:
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Deplorable isn't even a strong enough word.
Earlier today, we learned some very disturbing newly revealed details of Chris Brown's 2009 assault on Rihanna.
Now, we've gotten a hold of the full search warrant/affidavit/police report (below)
Check it out…if you've got the stomach for it. Truly horrendous.
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We gave you a quick play by play when the beating first took place…
Now, as the court docs have been revealed, the details look even more gruesome. The court has released the official documents from the Chris Brown and Rihanna beating case case and the public now has access to them.
Here are the long and appalling details:
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This is an inneresting paternity case.
Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis has admitted to fathering a child with a woman in Florida 11 years ago and he's willing to pay for it, but he's not willing to pay this woman.
Court documents show that
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Well…at least he didn't blindside her!
Although Russell Brand was the one spotted filing the court papers to divorce from Katy Perry after a year of marriage, apparently, the singer was the one who wanted him to - so she didn't have to deal with the wrath of her religious parents!
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Yeesh! As if getting a divorce isn't difficult enough!
We've already reported that Daniel Baldwin and his wife Joanne, are getting a divorce over her alleged drug and alcohol abuse, and according to court documents, it wasn't even just that! Apparently, she had made multiple threats to kill the actor - and in front of their two children!
In his declaration, Daniel says:
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After 17 years of marriage, George Lopez, and his wife, Ann Serrano, who filed for divorce back in November, are officially split!
The court documents finalizing the paperwork were filed this weekend.
So sad that after so many years they couldn't make it work, but here's hoping that they can keep it amicable for their kid!
Stay strong, guys!
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