James Franco and Ashley Benson Spoof Justin Bieber’s “Boyfriend” Music Video


General Hospital alumni and Oscar nominee James Franco (ex-Franco) has teamed up with Pretty Little Liars and former Days of Our Lives star Ashley Benson (ex-Abby Deveraux) for a parody of Justin Bieber’s hit song “Boyfriend.” While Franco impersonates The Biebs, Benson slips into Selena Gomez’s role from the original music video. Watch it after the jump!




PC #59: Nashville, Arrow, Bobbi Kris, RHONJ and The Clash of The Lohans


On today’s Pop Confidential podcast Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe, Regan Cellura and Melodie Aikels dish the latest pop culture headlines and TV storylines, including:

Did Bobbi Kristina Brown actually get engaged, or was it all a publicity ploy for her Lifetime reality series? Lindsay Lohan and her mother Dina Lohan stirred up more drama. Justin Bieber pulls a prank.

Gossip Girl and 90210 returned, but their ratings were down. Are fans falling out of love with the shows? Nashville, one of the most highly-anticipated new shows of the season, premiered. Find out what the PC gang thought of its first episode. The CW debuted Arrow and Beauty and the Beast. ABC’s Revenge and Once Upon a Time continue to have the PC crew in their clutches. Can Luke and Regan ever eat soft serve ice cream again without thinking of The Good Wife? The Real Housewives of New Jersey’s season finale was packed full of jaw dropping drama.

All this and Melodie’s thoughts on Austin City Limits 2012 on today’s Pop Confidential podcast.










 

Bieber Fever Hits Daytime!


Where was the hottest place to find former soap stars and current hosts of The Talk on February 9? The Los Angeles premiere of the Justin Bieber documentary Justin Bieber: Never Say Never. From The Talks’ Holly Robinson Peete (pictured above with husband Rodney Peete and their children) to former Days of Our Lives star Taylor Spreilter, the premiere party was quite the draw. See more photos of current and former daytime stars after the jump, and be sure to check out more Justin Bieber: Never Say Never premiere photos on Pop Confidential.