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A Year Without Ned Vizzini: Brilliant YA Author, 'Teen Wolf' Writer, And My Best Friend

mtv.com — Late to work on December 19, 2013, I enter the MTV building in Times Square, shivering from windchill. That's when the scene, vision, whatever it is, plays in my head: Ned Vizzini's toddler son is now 17 or 18 ("Jesus, you look just like him," I say), asking me to tell him about his father.
Dec 18, 2014

RT @michaelschaub: A beautiful remembrance of Ned Vizzini, who died a year ago tomorrow, by his friend @martybeckerman: mtv.com/news/2021698/n…

Dec 18, 2014

A Year Without Ned Vizzini: Brilliant YA Author, 'Teen Wolf' Writer, And My Best Friend on.mtv.com/1r3CL8R via @MTVNews

Texas Theater To Show 'Team America: World Police' Instead Of 'The Interview'

mtv.com — Sony Pictures may have canceled the release of "The Interview" due to a terrorist threat, but one Texas theater plans to screen another movie about plotting the assassination of North Korea's Supreme Leader in its stead. Alamo Drafthouse Cinema's Dallas/Fort Worth location will show 2004's "Team America: World Police" for one free screening, according to The Hollywood Reporter .
Dec 18, 2014

RT @MTV: Several theaters have now reported that "Team America: World Police" has been pulled from their schedule: on.mtv.com/16wvTYF (@MTVNews)

Sex, Bog Bodies And Nina Simone: Hozier Reveals His Surprising Influences

mtv.com — He's been nominated for a 2015 Grammy for "Song of the Year" and performed on "Saturday Night Live." He shared the stage with the likes of Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran and Ariana Grande amid prancing Angels at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show and has had the most viral track of 2014, according to Spotify.
Dec 18, 2014

Sex, Bog Bodies And Nina Simone: Hozier Reveals His Surprising Influences on.mtv.com/1w3m5Kk via @MTVNews

Jeff ‘Skunk’ Baxter: From Doobie Brother To Top Missile Defense Adviser

mtv.com — As a member of the Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan, and as a session guitarist for Carly Simon, Bryan Adams, Ringo Starr and many others, Jeff "Skunk" Baxter has been a clandestine rock and roll hero since the '70s. Now, as a specialist in terrorism, missile defense and chemical and biological warfare, he's also a covert hero for the U.S.

Dave Skylark's Very Special VMA Special

mtv.com — Videos on Dave Skylark's Very Special VMA Special. Wanna know what's on MTV? Dave Skylark's Very Special VMA Special. We have highlights, and more!

Bobby Shmurda Reportedly Arrested In New York With Weapons

mtv.com — Bobby Shmurda and members of his GS9 crew were reportedly arrested with weapons in NYC on Wednesday morning.

Tim Burton Is In For Directing 'Beetlejuice 2' -- And That's Not All

mtv.com — Sure, Tim Burton and Michael Keaton have projects like "Big Eyes" and "Birdman" keeping them busy nowadays, but every time we get the chance to sit down with the frequent collaborators, the conversation quickly drifts to " Beetlejuice 2.
Dec 17, 2014

The best Hanukkah present: Tim Burton says Beetlejuice 2 is for sure happening with Keaton and Ryder on.mtv.com/1swLMCQ

Dec 16, 2014

Why can't we just leave well enough alone :( - Tim Burton Is In For Directing 'Beetlejuice 2' -- And That's Not All on.mtv.com/1vTcBBo

Dec 16, 2014

Tim Burton says he'll direct 'Beetlejuice 2'; Michael Keaton, Winona Ryder to return ow.ly/FZ8Np

Dec 16, 2014

OMG OMG OMG Tim Burton confirms Winona Ryder is on board for Beetlejuice 2. And I quote: "Oh yeah, yeah yeah yeah" on.mtv.com/13933v6

Rihanna Is Puma's New Creative Director

mtv.com — So, um, Rihanna has been named creative director of Puma. While there were rumors circulating last month of a deal being inked, the news was confirmed this morning by WWD and Puma. Rih is going to oversee the women's line, and will help "customize classic Puma styles as well as create new styles to add to the Puma product portfolio," Puma revealed today.
Dec 16, 2014

Adorable! As RiRi's 1st order of business, I hope she makes shoes my size. "@rihanna Is Puma's New Creative Director" on.mtv.com/1qWqJ0V

Demi Lovato Reveals How Kim Kardashian Helped Her Accept Her Body