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Beyonce Hits Back At 'XO' "Plagiarism" Lawsuit

Beyonce Hits Back At 'XO' "Plagiarism" Lawsuit

She may be a global megastar with 17 Grammys and 118 million record sales to her name, but that hasn't stopped Beyonce getting caught up in a dispute about ownership of one of her best-known...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 14th June 2015

Benedict Cumberbatch Becomes A Father

Benedict Cumberbatch Becomes A Father

London-born actor Benedict Cumberbatch and his wife Sophie Hunter are now the proud parents of a baby boy, the BBC reported earlier today (Saturday 13 June).Benedict Cumberbatch is celebrating parenthoodIn a statement, a spokesman for...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 14th June 2015

'Jurassic World' Roars Into Cinemas With Monster Opening

'Jurassic World' Roars Into Cinemas With Monster Opening

Dinosaurs ruled the earth 65 million years ago, and now they're ruling the box office, with Jurassic World making an estimated $82.8million in America by the end of Friday.Chris Pratt and his wife Anna Faris...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 13th June 2015

Adam Lambert On Dating Closeted Men

Adam Lambert On Dating Closeted Men

After previously revealing he has dated some in-the-closet actors, Adam Lambert has now clarified that they were not actually celebrities, bringing all the exciting rumours to an end. Speaking to The Mirror, the 33-year-old singer...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 7th June 2015

Five Reasons Why 2015 Is The Year Of The Blockbuster

Five Reasons Why 2015 Is The Year Of The Blockbuster

Cast your mind back to 2014, a year in which US box-office takings fell by 5% compared to the previous year. There were many memorable films, from Oscar winners like Birdman to highly anticipated adventures...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 7th June 2015

One Direction Aren't Splitting, Says Liam

One Direction Aren't Splitting, Says Liam

"Let's go crazy, crazy, crazy..." because Liam Payne says One Direction are here to stay. Speaking backstage at Capital's Summertime Ball with Vodafone at London's Wembley Stadium yesterday (June 6), Liam addressed rumours of the...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 7th June 2015

'Insidious' And 'Spy' Are Neck And Neck At US Box Office

'Insidious' And 'Spy' Are Neck And Neck At US Box Office

As ticket sales for Dwayne Johnson's San Andreas cool off a little, two very different films are vying for the number-one spot this week: the third (but probably not the last) instalment of the Insidious...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 6th June 2015

Dave Grohl Shares His Teenage Fan Letter To Punk Legend Ian MacKaye

Dave Grohl Shares His Teenage Fan Letter To Punk Legend Ian MacKaye

Many years before he reached his current rock-god status, a teenage Dave Grohl was just an ordinary schoolboy, writing cheerfully to his idol, just like everyone else. The recipient was music legend Ian MacKaye, then...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 31st May 2015

Kelly Macdonald Joins Cast Of Gervais' Netflix Movie 'Special Correspondents'

Kelly Macdonald Joins Cast Of Gervais' Netflix Movie 'Special Correspondents'

More details have emerged about Ricky Gervais' forthcoming Netflix project Special Correspondents, with the news that Kelly Macdonald, best known as the character Margaret in HBO's 'Boardwalk Empire', will be taking a lead role in...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 31st May 2015

Susan Sarandon Would Consider Same-Sex Relationship

Susan Sarandon Would Consider Same-Sex Relationship

Susan Sarandon is keeping an open mind when it comes to her next relationship, admitting she wouldn't rule out finding romance with another woman since splitting from toyboy lover Jonathan Bricklin.Susan Sarandon: 68 and ready...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 31st May 2015

Dustin Diamond Convicted Over Bar Fight

Dustin Diamond Convicted Over Bar Fight

Dustin Diamond has been convicted of two misdemeanour charges after a bar fight last Christmas left a man stabbed. The actor, who played the lovable Screech in 'Saved by the Bell', was found guilty of...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 30th May 2015

Woody Allen: Why So Modest?

Woody Allen: Why So Modest?

A man with four Oscars to his name must be used to receiving praise for his big-screen achievements over the decades, but Woody Allen wasn't altogether comfortable with a standing ovation lasting nearly 20 minutes...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 18th May 2015

George Harrison's Guitar Plucks $485,000 At Auction

George Harrison's Guitar Plucks $485,000 At Auction

The Fab Four may have once sung "Can't buy me love", but Friday's auction at the Hard Rock Cafe proved you can buy George Harrison's prized Maton Mastersound guitar - if you have almost half...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 18th May 2015

Jared Padalecki Reaches Out On Twitter Following JIBCON Absence

Jared Padalecki Reaches Out On Twitter Following JIBCON Absence

'Supernatural' fans have been showing their support after series star Jared Padalecki pulled out of scheduled appearances at forthcoming conventions in Italy and Australia, The Huffington Post reports.'Supernatural' fans didn't get to meet Jared Padalecki...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 18th May 2015

Colin Firth Takes Sailing Lessons For Film Role

Colin Firth Takes Sailing Lessons For Film Role

Colin Firth was last seen saving the world as veteran spy Harry Hart in Kingsman: The Secret Service, and now the versatile star has become a sailor in preparation for his role in a currently...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 17th May 2015

First Boos And Now Applause For Matthew McConaughey's 'Sea Of Trees'

First Boos And Now Applause For Matthew McConaughey's 'Sea Of Trees'

Matthew McConaughey has completely reinvented himself since his shirt-on, shirt-off rom-com days, going on to star in darker and better-received dramas like Killer Joe, the acclaimed TV series True Detective, Christopher Nolan's space epic Interstellar...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 17th May 2015

Taylor Swift Teases 'Bad Blood' Video One Final Time

Taylor Swift Teases 'Bad Blood' Video One Final Time

It's not often a simple music video receives this much hype before anyone has even seen it - but the video for Taylor Swift's new single 'Bad Blood' looks to be anything but simple. It's...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 17th May 2015

Jonathan Bennett Really Doesn't Want A 'Mean Girls' Reunion

Jonathan Bennett Really Doesn't Want A 'Mean Girls' Reunion

It's still his most famous role, more than 10 years after Mean Girls hit cinemas and became a cult favourite, but Jonathan Bennett has zero interest in another outing as pin-up pupil Aaron Samuels. When...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 17th May 2015

'Pitch Perfect 2' Outruns 'Mad Max' At US Box Office

'Pitch Perfect 2' Outruns 'Mad Max' At US Box Office

The latest Mad Max film may well be one of the best-reviewed action thrillers of all time, with a huge Metascore of 89 - well above the average for the genre - but it seems...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 16th May 2015

Johnny Depp Has Two Days To Save His Dogs' Lives

Johnny Depp Has Two Days To Save His Dogs' Lives

It's a row that has caused a stir on Twitter and triggered an online petition to save Johnny Depp's dogs Pistol and Boo. The actor and his wife Amber Heard are accused of not declaring...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 14th May 2015

Del Toro Unveils New Trailer For His Gothic Chiller 'Crimson Peak' [Trailer + Pictures]

Del Toro Unveils New Trailer For His Gothic Chiller 'Crimson Peak' [Trailer + Pictures]

Back in February, horror fans were given a first glimpse of Guillermo Del Toro's Crimson Peak, and now the acclaimed Mexican director has unveiled the full-length trailer of a film that is sure to top...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 14th May 2015

The Griswolds Take Another Chaotic 'Vacation' To Walley World [Trailer + Pictures]

The Griswolds Take Another Chaotic 'Vacation' To Walley World [Trailer + Pictures]

Billed as a sequel to the 1983 cult classic National Lampoon's Vacation, this comedy adventure, simply titled Vacation, stars Ed Helms and Christina Applegate. It sees the Griswolds return to Walley World at last -...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 8th May 2015

Mel Gibson Turns Up At Mad Max: Fury Road Premiere

Mel Gibson Turns Up At Mad Max: Fury Road Premiere

Film premieres are always exciting, star-studded events, but they don't usually feature a surprise appearance by one of the world's biggest movie icons. But last night (Thursday May 7), Mel Gibson decided to make an...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 8th May 2015

'Agents of SHIELD' Spin-Off Cancelled By ABC?

'Agents of SHIELD' Spin-Off Cancelled By ABC?

In news that will come as a disappointment to many fans of the genre, it has been reported that ABC and Marvel are not going ahead with their planned 'Agents of SHIELD' spin-off starring season...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 8th May 2015

Taylor Swift To Open Billboard Music Awards With New Video

Taylor Swift To Open Billboard Music Awards With New Video

The line-up for the 2015 Billboard Music Awards was already very impressive, with Britney Spears, Mariah Carey, Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith all set to perform on stage, and officials have now filled a (blank)...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 7th May 2015

Adam Levine Hit By 'Sugar Bomb' While Greeting Fans

Adam Levine Hit By 'Sugar Bomb' While Greeting Fans

Maroon 5's hit single Sugar may have reached number 2 in the US Billboard Hot 100 earlier this year, but things turned sour for the band's frontman Adam Levine when he was hit by a...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 7th May 2015

Arnie Hypes Up The Next 'Conan' Film

Arnie Hypes Up The Next 'Conan' Film

Arnold Schwarzenegger has surely got to rank among the busiest actors in the industry since he returned to making movies after retiring from the world of politics. From the Expendables trilogy to this summer's Terminator:...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 7th May 2015

David Ayer Releases First Photo Of The 'Suicide Squad' Team In Costume

David Ayer Releases First Photo Of The 'Suicide Squad' Team In Costume

While the Avengers are busy taking over cinemas across the globe, there's something else happening in the world of superheroes (and villains) - David Ayer has just revealed the first image of the cast of...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 4th May 2015

Anna Kendrick Had Her Doubts About 'Pitch Perfect 2'

Anna Kendrick Had Her Doubts About 'Pitch Perfect 2'

Pitch Perfect was one of the surprise hits of late 2012, with its combination of catchy songs, clever mash-ups and sharp comedy. It made $113million on a budget of just $17million, and gained even more...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 4th May 2015

Bradley Cooper Wasn't Expecting His Tony Nomination For 'The Elephant Man'

Bradley Cooper Wasn't Expecting His Tony Nomination For 'The Elephant Man'

He may be one of Hollywood's most bankable male leads, with three Oscar nominations in as many years for his acting, but the ever-modest Bradley Cooper was apparently surprised to be recently shortlisted for Broadway's...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 4th May 2015

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RIP Aretha Franklin - Seven Of Her Most Captivating Songs

RIP Aretha Franklin - Seven Of Her Most Captivating Songs

We pay tribute to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, who passed away this week at the age of 76.

Album of the Week: Conquering 'Stage Fright' with The Band

Album of the Week: Conquering 'Stage Fright' with The Band

'Stage Fright' was released on August 17th, 1970.

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Is Netflix's 'Outlaw King' Starring Chris Pine The New 'Braveheart'?

Is Netflix's 'Outlaw King' Starring Chris Pine The New 'Braveheart'?

We can't wait until the Fall for this gritty historic thriller.

7 Stars That Swapped A Football Career For Music

7 Stars That Swapped A Football Career For Music

From Robbie Williams to Olly Murs, these musicians are still football mad.

Paul McCartney - Fuh You Lyric Video

Paul McCartney - Fuh You Lyric Video

It's a far cry from The Beatles' 'I Wanna Hold Your Hand', but Paul McCartney has unveiled a risque new single entitled 'Fuh You'.

Madonna At 60 - Her 10 Best Singles

Madonna At 60 - Her 10 Best Singles

Which of Madonna's many hits do you think is the best?

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