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Jessica Chastain Snubbed Doctor Strange Role

Jessica Chastain turned down the chance to appear in 'Doctor Strange' because she wanted to play a superhero in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.C Robert Cargill - a writer on the 2016 MCU blockbuster, which starred Benedict Cumberbatch in the titular...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Adam Lambert Is Ready To Meet A New Partner

Adam Lambert is ''in the right headspace'' to meet a new partner. The 'Roses' singer split from Spanish model Javi Costa Polo last year, but he has admitted he is ready to embark on a new relationship, whilst he suggested...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Dua Lipa 'petrified' By Cat-callers On Bikes

Dua Lipa was ''petrified of boys on bikes cat-calling'' around her estate.The 24-year-old pop star has revealed her track 'Boys Will Be Boys', on which she sings about ''putting your keys between your knuckles'', is about feeling unsafe when she was walking...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Gwyneth Paltrow Struggles For Privacy

Gwyneth Paltrow and her husband are struggling with a lack of privacy while self-isolating.The 'Iron Man' star and her husband Brad Falchuk are working from home while observing social distancing guidelines and staying at home with the actress' teenagers Apple,...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Jodie Comer Feels Self-conscious Being Sexy On Screen

Jodie Comer gets ''so self-conscious'' when she's told she has to be ''sexy or attractive onscreen''.The 'Killing Eve' star insists she is most confident on film or television sets when she has ''no makeup on'' and ''bruises''.She said: ''It's like...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Lorne Balfe To Score Black Widow

Lorne Balfe has replaced Alexandre Desplat as the composer for 'Black Widow'. According to Film Music Reporter, Alexandre is now longer involved in the Marvel Cinematic Universe project, which stars Scarlett Johansson as the titular spy, but the reason for...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Adam Lambert Wants To Become An Actor

Adam Lambert wants to get into acting.The 'Ghost Town' singer - who shot to fame after finishing as a runner-up on 'American Idol' in 2009 - has revealed he has a desire to work in the movie business after having...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Kaia Gerber Is Launching Instagram Book Club

Kaia Gerber is launching an Instagram book club.The 18-year-old model has come up with the idea to connect with others during self-isolation amidst the coronavirus pandemic.She shared on Instagram: ''i know we are all feeling isolated right now, so I...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Dior Create Face Masks

Dior are making face masks for those working on the frontline.The luxury fashion house has started work on the masks for non-health care workers, who have also been helping to fight coronavirus in France.They shared on Instagram: ''We are proud...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

Jodie Comer Won't Let Anyone Touch Her Eyebrows

Jodie Comer won't let anyone touch her eyebrows.The 'Killing Eve' star is protective over her brows and considers eyebrow gel to be an absolute essential and will never be caught without it to hand.Asked for her makeup tips and products...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Helen Mirren Posts Makeup Free Photo To Raise Money

Helen Mirren has posted a makeup free photo to raise money for an intensive care charity.Intensive care wards across the country are coping with increased demands for beds amidst the coronavirus pandemic, as the virus - which can cause breathing...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Duchess Meghan's Style Is 'refined Imperfection'

Duchess Meghan's style has been described as ''refined imperfection''.Hairdresser George Northwood worked alongside the Duchess of Sussex multiple times, and was behind her trademark messy bun, which he has revealed was their way of ''adhering to royal protocol'' but also...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Sophie Turner Jokes Joe Jonas Is A 'psychopath' For Wearing Jeans In Self-isolation

Sophie Turner has joked Joe Jonas is a ''psychopath'' for wearing jeans whilst in self-isolation.The 'Game of Thrones' star and her husband are staying in together amidst the coronavirus pandemic.Referencing an internet meme, she told host Conan O'Brien via video...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Kylie Jenner Does Kim Kardashian West's Makeup For TV Appearance

Kim Kardashian West's sister Kylie Jenner did her makeup for her video appearance on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'.The 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' star drafted her younger sibling - who owns her own cosmetics brand - to help...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Dua Lipa Had To Prove She's More Than A 'manufactured Pop Artist'

Dua Lipa felt she had to prove that she is more than a ''manufactured pop artist''.The 'Physical' singer has admitted she wanted to make sure she had a songwriting credit on all of the tracks on her second album, 'Future...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Jack Savoretti Drops Italian Charity Single To Raise Funds For Hospital

Jack Savoretti has released his first Italian song to raise funds for one of Italy's hardest-hit hospitals during the coronavirus pandemic. The 'What More Can I Do?' singer - whose father is Italian - has released 'Andrà Tutto Bene' ('Everything...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Lindsay Lohan To Return With New Song Back To Me

Lindsay Lohan will return with new single 'Back to Me' on Friday (03.04.20).The 33-year-old actress and singer revealed she's ''back'' with a cryptic 30-second teaser - comprised of some of her iconic headline moments over the past two decades -...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Ric Flair Praises WWE For Protecting Stars

Ric Flair is ''more than content'' with the precautions WWE have taken for 'WrestleMania 36'.The flagship wrestling event will still take be broadcast from the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida, and other locations this weekend, but without fans in...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

Ali Wentworth 'never Been Sicker'

Ali Wentworth has ''never been sicker'' after contracting coronavirus.The 55-year-old actress is experiencing ''pure misery'' as she's isolating away from her husband George Stephanopoulos and their daughters Elliott, 17, and Harper, 14, after testing positive for the respiratory condition and...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Delta Goodrem Recalls 'shock' At Cancer Diagnosis

Delta Goodrem felt like ''a bomb had gone off'' when she battled cancer.The 35-year-old singer-and-actress was just 18 years old when she was told she had Hodgkin's lymphoma and she recalled how she ''shook uncontrollably for 24 hours'' after the...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Liam Payne And Alesso Ask Fans To Help With Remix For New Song Midnight

Liam Payne and Alesso want fans to help with the remix for their new collaboration, 'Midnight'.The former One Direction star and the DJ have reunited on the new track, which is released on April 8, and follows 2016's 'Next to...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Win Butler Hints At New Arcade Fire Music With Brief Track Teaser

Win Butler has hinted new Arcade Fire music is in the works. The Canadian band's frontman posted an eight-second clip of a track on his Instagram Story, which is no longer available to view, but posted on Reddit.The video of...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Janet Jackson Wanted To Be Bald

Janet Jackson wanted to shave her head.The 53-year-old singer thinks bald women look ''beautiful'' and she hoped to start a trend with the look for her 1993 world tour, but never went ahead with the drastic makeover plan.Janet made the...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Selma Blair Having 'incredible' Time

Selma Blair is having an ''incredible'' time during self-isolation.The 47-year-old actress insisted social distancing guidelines imposed to slow the spread of coronavirus have had little impact on the way she lives her life because she doesn't go out much due...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Joe Exotic Placed In Isolation

Joe Exotic has been placed in ''COVID-19 isolation'' in jail.The 'Tiger King' star - who is serving a 22-year jail sentence for paying a hit man $3,000 to kill his enemy Carole Baskin - usually speaks to his husband Dillon...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

Debbie Harry Couldn't Be Bothered To Find Drugs

Debbie Harry quit drugs because she found obtaining them ''a drag''.The Blondie frontwoman previously battled heroin addiction but insisted she didn't need to go to rehab to get clean as she simply got tired with the effort it took to...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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David F. Sandberg: Shazam! Could Be Delayed

David F. Sandberg has hinted that the 'Shazam!' sequel could be delayed as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.The 39-year-old filmmaker is working on the follow-upl to his 2019 superhero film - which starred Zachary Levi as the titular character...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

Fiona Apple's Fetch The Bolt Cutters To Arrive On April 17

Fiona Apple's first album in eight years is to be released on April 17.A video taken by her friend Zelda Hallman revealed that fans will finally be able to hear 'Fetch the Bolt Cutters' this month.She captioned the Instagram post:...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Debbie Harry: Female Artists Are So Much More In Demand

Debbie Harry has insisted female artists have never been ''more in demand''.The Blondie legend - who shot to fame in the 1970s - believes that women are having more success than ever before, but she slammed those who ''rely on...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Shaun Ryder Claims Fans Try To Sell Him Drugs

Shaun Ryder has claimed fans try to sell him drugs all the time.The 57-year-old Happy Mondays and Black Grape star hasn't touched alcohol or drugs for more than a decade, but that hasn't stopped people trying to give him ''a...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Kanye West's School Artwork Valued Between $16K And $23K

Kanye West's high school artwork has been valued at between $16,000 and $23,000.The 'Gold Digger' rapper's cousin-in-law appeared on PBS' 'Antiques Roadshow' to show off the impressive collection, which Kim Kardashian West's spouse created when he was just 17.The programme's...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Stars Pay Tribute To Adam Schlesinger

Tom Hanks, Stephen Colbert and Darren Criss are among the stars to have paid tribute to Adam Schlesinger.The Fountains of Wayne frontman passed away on Wednesday (01.04.20) morning at the age of 52 after contracting coronavirus and a number of...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Chris Cuomo Seeing Dead Dad As He Battles Coronavirus

Chris Cuomo's coronavirus caused him to ''hallucinate'' and see his late father.The CNN anchor - who is battling the virus - lost his dad Mario Cuomo in 2015, but has revealed he suffered a chipped tooth as a result of...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Ryan Reynolds 'mostly Drinking' In Isolation

Ryan Reynolds has been ''mostly drinking'' while in self-isolation with Blake Lively and their children.The 'Deadpool' star and his wife - who have daughters James, five, Inez, three, and a seven month old whose name they haven't revealed - are...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Blink-182 Want Fans For New Social Distancing-themed Music Video

Blink-182 have called for fans to apply to be in their new social distancing-themed music video. The pop-punk trio - Mark Hoppus, Travis Barker and Matt Skiba - are to record a clip for their single 'Happy Days', from their...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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The Weeknd Worried Album Release Was Insensitive

The Weeknd worried it would be ''insensitive'' to release his new album now.The 30-year-old actor contemplated pushing back the release of 'After Hours' due to the coronavirus pandemic but ultimately felt he was offering fans a way to ''escape our...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Lea Seydoux: James Bond Is 'sexualised'

Lea Seydoux believes James Bond is a ''sexual object''.The 34-year-old actress - who reprises her role as Dr Madeleine Swann opposite Daniel Craig as 007 in 'No Time To Die' - insisted the suave spy has always been ''sexualised'' for...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Minions: The Rise Of Gru Pushed Back To July 2021

'Minions: The Rise of Gru' has been pushed back to July 2021 following the coronavirus outbreak. The project's production company, Illumination Animation, confirmed last month the movie's summer release, scheduled for July 3rd 2020, had been scrapped, and it has...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Lea Seydoux Brands MeToo Hypocritical

Lea Seydoux claims there is a ''lot of hypocrisy'' surrounding the #MeToo movement.The 'No Time To Do' hitmaker claimed women have ''taken advantage'' of the high-profile of the campaign to get into the spotlight by opening up about their experiences...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Ellis Marsalis Dies Aged 85

Ellis Marsalis has died aged 85. The jazz legend passed away in a New Orleans hospital on Wednesday (01.04.20), and his son Branford told the New York Times his death was due to complications of coronavirus (COVID-19). New Orleans Mayor...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Rachel Bloom Gives Birth To Daughter

Rachel Bloom has given birth to her first child. The 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' actress took to Instagram to confirm she has welcomed a daughter into the world during the most ''emotionally intense week'' of her and husband Dan Gregor's life. Rachel...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Kellan Lutz Grateful For Faith

Kellan Lutz is ''so grateful'' his faith helped him through his devastating baby loss.The 35-year-old actor's wife Brittany tragically delivered a stillborn daughter six months into her pregnancy in February and the couple have been relying on their Christian beliefs...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Kristen Bell: People Told Me I Wasn't Pretty Enough To Be An Actress

Kristen Bell was told she wasn't ''pretty enough'' at the start of her career.The 'Frozen 2' star has revealed she faced plenty of rejection for roles when she was finding her feet as an actress, and said many auditions would...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Dolly Parton Donates $1 Million To Coronavirus Cure Research

Dolly Parton is donating $1 million toward coronavirus cure research.The 74-year-old country icon has announced she is making a sizeable donation toward Vanderbilt's ongoing research into a cure for coronavirus - which is also known as COVID-19 - as the...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Tana Mongeau Battled Xanax Addiction In 2019

Tana Mongeau ''didn't care if [she] died'' during Xanax addiction.The 21-year-old YouTube star has revealed she battled an addiction to the anxiety and panic disorder medication during 2019, and said the dependency was so severe she would take enough in...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

Jane Fonda To Use Her 'platform' For Things She 'believes In'

Jane Fonda wants to use her ''incredible potential platform'' to speak out on causes she ''believes in''.The 82-year-old actress recently took part in weeks of climate change protests in front of the US Capitol in Washington D.C. where she achieved...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

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Adam Schlesinger Has Died

Fountains of Wayne's Adam Schlesinger has died after contracting coronavirus.The 52-year-old frontman passed away on Wednesday (01.04.20) morning following a short battle with the respiratory illness, according to Variety.Adam was reported this week to be ''very sick and heavily sedated''...

By Bang Showbiz on 02 April 2020

Jessica Simpson Leaning On Faith During Coronavirus Pandemic

Jessica Simpson is leaning on her faith to help her feel ''true peace'' amid the coronavirus pandemic.The 39-year-old singer says that whilst many have been ''struggling with fear'' during the global health crisis, she has found a ''pure connection to...

By Bang Showbiz on 01 April 2020

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Leighton Meester Expecting Second Child?

Leighton Meester is reportedly expecting her second child.The 'Gossip Girl' star is believed to be pregnant with her second child with husband Adam Brody, according to pictures obtained by the Daily Mail which seem to show Leighton's burgeoning baby bump.In...

By Bang Showbiz on 01 April 2020

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Bindi Irwin Held Candle-lighting Ceremony At Her Wedding To Honour Her Late Father

Bindi Irwin held a ''candle-lighting ceremony'' for her later father Steve Irwin at her wedding last week.The 21-year-old conservationist tied the knot with Chandler Powell on March 25, and although her father - who died in 2006 after he was...

By Bang Showbiz on 01 April 2020

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