Idol Headlines for 06/04/12

Jordin Sparks, Jason Aldean Among Presenters for CMT Music Awards (Exclusive) – Hollywood and Nashville will come together this summer for the 11th annual CMT Music Awards, hosted this year by country superstar Toby Keith and House of Lies actress Kristen Bell. A wide array of stars will be on hand for the June 6 ceremony, including presenters Ashley Greene, Dax Shepard, Denise Richards, Jake Owen, Jason Aldean, Jordin Sparks, Kellie Pickler, Ronnie Dunn, Sara Evans, Steve Austin, The Band Perry and Tom Arnold. – Read more at The Hollywood Reporter

Kelly Clarkson & Brandon Blackstock: Bonfire Celebration! – Kelly Clarkson is all smiles with boyfriend, Brandon Blackstock, as they pose for a photograph at a Barn Party Bonfire Celebration held at Cowboy Town on Thursday (May 31) in Whites Creek, Tenn. – See the Photos at Just Jared

Paul McDonald and Nikki Reed Attend the MTV Movie Awards

Jennifer Hudson: ‘Boss Baby is Back!’ – Jennifer Hudson shows off her wild side in a pair of animal print pants as she gets ready to fly out of LAX Airport on Saturday (June 2) in Los Angeles. The 30-year-old entertainer waved to the cameras then headed to catch her flight. – Read more at Just Jared

10 Career Lessons From Celebrities That Apply To You And Me – Being fired or laid off is not the end of the world (Taylor Hicks). American Idol winner, Taylor Hicks, was dropped by his label after his first album, so he went on tour with the musical theatre production of Grease and sold his own albums at each stop, making several million dollars in the process. If your high-flying career hits an obstacle, you can turn it around with creativity, persistence, and continuing to put yourself out there. – Read more at Forbes

Season 2 SYTYCD Winner Benji Schwimmer comes out

Benji comes out in an interview with The video is 2 hours long, but is absolutely riveting. Benji discusses struggling with his sexuality as a devout, practicing Mormon and it is heartbreaking. Once I began watching, I couldn’t stop.

Glee Star, Dianna Agron auctions off a kiss at the Glaad Awards

Glee star, Dianna Agron, auctioned off a kiss at Friday night’s Glaad awards in San Francisco. Dianna was the host at the third in a series of media award events.

WATCH: ‘Hunger Games’: Stars Who Didn’t Make The Final Cut Revealed!

In this ‘After Hours,’ Elizabeth Banks explains why Chris Colfer, Chloë Moretz and others never made it to the big screen. (Pretty funny!)


Chris Colfer bookstore appearance dates! — FIRST LOOK – Glee star Chris Colfer has been on sold-out arena tours before, but come July, he’ll be embarking on a different kind of tour altogether. To promote his upcoming children’s book The Land of Stories (July 17), he’ll be giving book signings across the country, mostly in the New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, and San Francisco areas, as well as in Kurt Hummel’s home state of Ohio. – See the schedule at Entertainment Weekly

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