Why Does Hugh Jackman Have A Mullet? (Roll Call)

Hugh Jackman shows off his new mullet, for the movie 'Chappie,' on January 7, 2014 Hugh Jackman shows off his new mullet, for the movie 'Chappie,' on January 7, 2014

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Hugh’s Party In The Back!: Hugh Jackman is sporting a mullet, and luckily it’s for a new movie and not a style choice. “Day 1 on Chappie! Vincent is born, rocking the mullet. Working with Neill Blomkamp in SA,” he wrote in an Instagram photo caption. “Chappie” tells the story of a robot (played by Sharlto Copley), who is adopted by a dysfunctional family. The film, slated to hit theaters in 2015, also stars Sigourney Weaver and Dev Patel. [Instagram]

In Case You Missed It: Michael Bay faced off with a wonky teleprompter in Las Vegas on Monday at CES – and the teleprompter (which was probably a Decepticon) won the battle! Watch the “Transformers” director bolt from the stage! [YouTube]

Oscar Trip Explained: How could anyone forget Jennifer Lawrence’s famous trip while she made her way to the podium at last year’s Oscars? Now the “American Hustle” star is explaining why she thinks she stumbled as the world watched. “I was at the Oscars, waiting to hear if my name was called, and I kept thinking, ‘Cakewalk, cakewalk, cakewalk.’ I thought, Why is ‘cakewalk’ stuck in my head? And then, as I started to walk up the stairs and the fabric from my dress tucked under my feet, I realized my stylist had told me, ‘Kick, walk, kick, walk.’ You are supposed to kick the dress out while you walk, and I totally forgot because I was thinking about cake! And that’s why I fell,” she told W magazine. [Vulture]

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Zac Caught Skateboarding In Supermarket: In an example of how stars are not just like us – if you’re Zac Efron and you’re skateboarding in a supermarket while shopping, no one seems to mind. [Us Weekly]

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