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Amy Winehouse Documentary Will be Heartbreaking

Amy will be hitting theaters soon and will depict Amy Winehouse’s meteoric rise to fame and devastating decline until her untimely death from alcohol poisoning on July 23, 2011.  A recently released trailer has shown that the film will be both heartbreaking and surprisingly funny for audiences.

In the clip, Winehouse is heard saying: "I don't think I'm gonna be at all famous. I don't think I could handle it, I would probably go mad." The film provides a glimpse, through home videos shared by the British singer’s friends and family, into her real life and the results are, reportedly, surprising.

Rather than seeing the persona that she presented to the rest of the world, the documentary will open with a 14-year-old Winehouse stealing the show with a rousing rendition of “Happy Birthday” and will continue to show fans how bright-eyed, carefree and lighthearted she was away from the stage.

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Did Sexism, “Mad Men” Mentality End Ben Affleck’s Marriage?

It was a bit of a shock when Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner announced their plans to divorce earlier this week, despite the fact that there have been rumors about a split for a while. The couple have three children, Violet, 9, Seraphina, 6, and Samuel, 3, and have seemed devoted to their family life but there were signs that the relationship was struggling.

Mad Men Mentality

Some people have suggested that Affleck’s old-fashioned view of marriage ultimately led to their demise. Rather than being the progressive, modern husband that Garner wants, he was acting more like Don Draper.

As one source told People: "He’s like a '50s dad. He thinks work is your priority and providing money for your family is your priority, and raising the kids day to day and making a nice house is the wife's priority."

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Glen Campbell’s Family Details His Battle with Alzheimer’s

Glen Campbell is a legend within the country music industry. His music and charisma earned him a lengthy career and a full life. Unfortunately, four years after being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, things have changed entirely. He struggles to carry on a conversation, can no longer play music and rarely recognizes the people he loves most.

His wife, Kim Campbell, told People: "He still has the same essence. He still has the same twinkle in his eye. He has the same chuckle, and he's still an entertainer." After 33 years of marriage, however, it must be devastating to spend time with her husband and have him not remember who she is.

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Bristol Palin Reveals Pregnancy, Emotional Struggles

For many people, the announcement of a pregnancy is exciting but it’s also not uncommon for it to be a time of shock, fear and confusion. It seems as though Bristol Palin’s big news falls into the latter category.

When her mother, Sarah Palin, was running for vice president alongside John McCain, Bristol was a teenager. During the campaign, it was revealed that the young woman was expecting a baby with her then-boyfriend, Levi Johnston. Unfortunately, their relationship did not last and Bristol has been raising their six-year-old son, Tripp.

Cancelled Wedding

In the years since she first emerged into the spotlight, Bristol has appeared on a number of television programs including Dancing with the Stars. It seemed that life was about to settle down for her when she became engaged to Marine, Dakota Meyer, but their Memorial Day weekend wedding was canceled just days before it was to take place.  "I know God's plan is greater than anything else," she wrote on her blog at the time, "and Tripp and I are in Alaska beginning to rebuild our lives under much different circumstances than we anticipated."

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Hope Solo Addresses “Traumatic” Domestic Violence Charges

Hope Solo is known for being one of the greatest (if not THE greatest) female soccer goaltender in the world. Her temper and run-ins with the law are also well-documented. The most recent issues stem from a year of headlines that surround allegations of domestic violence.

As she prepared to travel to Canada for the Women’s World Cup this month, she sat down with PEOPLE magazine to discuss the current situation overshadowing her career. In June 2014, she was accused of attacking her half-sister who decided to reveal the details of the alleged incident during the World Cup.

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Emma Stone Reveals History of Panic Attacks

Anyone who has watched a movie starring Emma Stone can attest to her ability to seem like the “cool girl” who seems to have it all together. On the red carpet, she always looks elegant and composed. Some may be surprised, therefore, to learn that it’s taken a lot of effort to get to that place of calm.

During a recent interview with The Wall Street Journal, the 26-year-old actress revealed that she turned to acting as a way to channel her anxiety. She explained: "It was really bad. The first time I had a panic attack I was sitting in my friend's house, and I thought the house was burning down. I called my mom and she brought me home, and for the next three years it just would not stop."

She went on to describe her time in high school: "I would go to the nurse at lunch most days and just wring my hands. I would ask my mom to tell me exactly how the day was going to be, then ask again 30 seconds later. I just needed to know that no one was going to die and nothing was going to change."
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‘Duck Dynasty’ Stars Reveal Past Abuse, Eating Disorders and More

We watch people on television without truly ever knowing how hard their lives might be. Duck Dynasty star, Jep Robertson, and his wife, Jessica, are shedding some light on their pasts in their new book, The Good, the Bad, and the Grace of God: What Honesty and Pain Taught Us About Faith, Family, and Forgiveness. While the overall theme is one of perseverance, fans may be shocked and saddened by some of the things they may read.

Molested by Older Girl

Jep, who, at 37, is the youngest of the Duck Commander flock, has revealed that he was molested as a 6-year-old in grade school by an another student. In his book, he wrote: "An older girl started sitting next to me. She seemed sweet at first. She'd come sit beside me, like a motherly figure almost. I remember her being sweet and taking care of me. I liked to sit in the back so she'd come sit with me. After a while the girl started doing strange things. She'd take my hands and push them up under her shirt and tell me I was tickling her. Then she started making me pull down my pants. It was awkward. I didn't know what was going on, but I knew something wasn't right."

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Weight Gain Left Chris Pratt “Depressed” and “Impotent”

After emerging from near obscurity, Chris Pratt has become one of the biggest movie stars in the world. With his good looks, great comedic timing and bulging biceps, he has firmly established his presence as an action hero. After years of playing the chubby, lovable character, Andy Dwyer on Parks and Recreation, he had to slim down for other roles and he got an idea of what a life of obesity was truly costing him.

It’s not uncommon for actors and actresses to lose and gain weight for specific projects and Pratt wasn’t any different until, one day, he realized that something wasn’t right. In a recent interview for Men's Health UK, he explained: "I'd gone back and forth, lost weight for Moneyball, got fat again, then trimmed down for Zero Dark Thirty, then gained it all back again for Andy. That's when I saw Zero Dark Thirty and right after walking out I was like: 'I'm going to get in shape and I'm never going to be fat again.'"

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Olympian Allison Schmitt Reveals Emotional Struggles

Many people work hard to try to make their dreams come true but few people can truly say that they have reached their highest goals. American swimmer, Allison Schmitt, can. The five-time Olympic medalist shone brightly during the 2012 Summer Games in London and, while the months that followed should have been the happiest time of her life, the star athlete knew something wrong. Unfortunately, she chose to suffer in silence for a long time.

Now, the 24-year-old is open about her emotional struggle and has shared her experience with her fellow elite athletes.  During an interview with The Associated Press, the Pennsylvania native explained: "I didn't like myself. I didn't like that I was feeling like that. I thought if I suppressed it, it would go away. But it was something where I needed help from outside sources."

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Sharon Osbourne Taking Break Due to Emotional and Physical Exhaustion

Looking at the lives of celebrities, it is all too easy to assume that they don’t have the same problems as the average person but health issues, for example, do not discriminate - they can befall even the wealthiest person. In reality, sometimes fame can work against people. Going through tough times while the world watches (and, sometimes, passes judgment) can make things more difficult. Sharon Osbourne could probably attest to that since she has been married to rocker, Ozzy Osbourne, for decades and is no stranger to the glare of the spotlight.

Rather than sitting in the wings, however, she has carved out her own little niche of fame but it definitely comes at a price - a grueling itinerary. The co-host of The Talk had just completed a busy trip to New York City and Toronto when she collapsed upon arriving home in Los Angeles. After Sharon underwent medical evaluation, her rep explained that this was due to “mental and physical fatigue.”

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