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At this point, it seems you have to be named Lily in order to play a fairy tale princess in a live-action adaptation.

Sorry "Jessica," not gonna happen. And you can just forget about it, "Claire."

Same goes for you, "Lilly" with two L's.

Lily James has been cast to play Cinderella in the new live-action adaptation. That's after Lily Collins took on the role of Snow White in last year's Mirror Mirror.

Lily James in Downton Abbey

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It's beloved by women around the world, making this a natural step for Downton Abbey:

Carnival Films, the production company behind the British drama, will soon be launching a fashion line inspired by Lady Mary and company.

Downton Abbey Cast Picture

Retailers in England have reported a boom in sales of capes, cravats and arm-length gloves ever since the ITV hit premiered in 2010, CNBC reports, with Carnival Films' managing director Gareth Neame saying the show's brand will launch some time this year.

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A 27-year-old high school teacher in Virginia has been arrested for sexting a former student after his parents found nude pictures of her on his phone.

Cara Alexander, an English teacher at Woodside H.S. in Newport News, was charged with several offenses, including contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

Cara Alexander Mug Shot

The 17-year-old student told his parents that he is also in a relationship with Cara Alexander, a full-time ninth-grade teacher at the school since 2010.

While the teenager was previously her student, he currently attends a different school, a Newport News Public Schools spokeswoman told The Virginian-Pilot.

The district plans to ask the state to revoke Alexander’s teaching license.

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The modeling career of Ireland Baldwin is barely underway.

But the daughter of Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger - who signed last month with IMG - has already faced the wrath of Internet users after just a couple shoots.

And she has a message for these haters: Why all the hate?!?

Ireland Baldwin Photograph

“What I don’t fully understand is: What is the good in commenting on a photo of a 17-year-old girl and calling her fat, ugly, etc.?” Baldwin asks in a new Tumblr post “Is that helping you in some way? … Personally, I try to see the beauty in everyone. … I even see the beauty in the people who send me hateful replies!

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Carnival games sure are frustrating.

But I bet you've never been as frustrated as Henry Gribhom, who lost his life savings of $2,600 on a single game.

Carnival Guy

Gribhom was at a game called Tubs of Fun at a Manchester, New Hampshire carnival, with his eye on winning an XBox Kinect.

All he had to do was toss some balls in a tub, but when the balls kept popping out, he became frustrated and went home to fetch his life savings.

“You just get caught up in the whole ‘I’ve got to win my money back,'" he said.

For the record, a full XBox console plus Kinect combo pack retails at Best Buy for $299.99.

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In her steamy new memoir, Waiting to Be Heard, Amanda Knox details her sex life and drug use while living in Italy before being charged with murder.

She writes she was “proud” of her first one-night stand and that pot was “as common as pasta” in the bungalow she shared with Meredith Kercher.

Amanda Knox O-Face

That would be her roommate, whose half-naked body was found in 2007 with her throat cut. Amanda Knox spent years in prison for killing her.

In Waiting to be Heard, for which HarperCollins paid nearly $4 million, Knox writes of her first sexual experience with someone she’d just met.

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Jordin Sparks covers the latest issue of Women's Running, a feat she never imagined she'd accomplish just a few years ago.

“I was carrying a 5-year-old," the former American Idol winner tells Life & Style of her past figure. “Fall 2010 through March, that's kind of when I lost the first 30 pounds. By March of last year, I lost 50. And then I maintained it for the rest of the year.”

Jordin Sparks Running Cover

How did she do it? Sparks may have focused on more healthy recipes in the kitchen, but it was the work done outside the home that really paid off.

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Google Now, the company's own personal assistant service, is coming to your mobile devices. Ask Siri if she's worried ... or ask Google Now if she is!

G Now

Today Google is releasing its Google Now service for the iPhone and iPad, and it will be available in Google's Search app in the Apple App Store.

Similar to the Android version, the iOS version will provide information custom-tailored to your life, your habits and your routines, just as you need it.

"Our goal is to get you the right information, at just the right time," Google CEO Larry Page said of the service on a company earnings call last week.

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There's a new international trailer for The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones!

Watch it below:

Lily Collins stars as Clary Fray in the adaptation of the first novel from the young adult series The Mortal Instruments.

When Clary's mother is kidnapped, she meets a group of half-angels called Shadowhunters, who help her on her search.

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Like so many women, Kristin Cavallari is trying to do it all these days, but the new mom says parenting and family will always come before her career.

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In fact, the former Hills star revealed recently she has passed up numerous acting opportunities so that she does not have to be away from her two loves.

That would be her fiance, Bears QB Jay Cutler, and their son Camden.

KC tells Coco Eco Magazine: “It’s easy to get wrapped up in your career and have that be your only focus, and I want my marriage to work and last."

"To me, family will always come first.”

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