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Pirates! Band Of Misfits Is A Swashbuckling Success

The Pirates! Band of Misfits, the latest stop motion movie by Aardman Animations, appears to have been a roaring success with the critics and should recoup a large portion of its $60 million budget at...

Sean Penn Makes Emotional Acceptance Speech For Haiti Award

Yesterday (April 25, 2012), Sean Penn made an emotional speech as he accepted the 2012 Peace Summit Award, in front of a gathering of Nobel Peace Prize laureates. The Oscar-winning actor received the award in...

Former Guns N' Roses Drummer Blasts Axl

Former Guns N' Roses drummer Steven Adler is ''done'' with Axl Rose.The band's singer - and only original remaining member - declined to appear as the group were inducted to the Rock 'n' Roll Hall...

Deion Sanders Divorce: Star Claims Wife Assaulted Him

The former NFL player Deion Sanders posted a stream of Twitter messages yesterday (April 23, 2012), detailing a violent encounter with his estranged wife. The alleged assault on Sanders apparently ended with his two young...

Gotye Slams Glee Cover Of 'Somebody That I Used To Know'

You'd think that Gotye would be grateful that Glee covered his hit song 'Somebody That I Used To Know.' After all, the week after they used it in the show, the song shot to the...

Vanessa Williams On The Look-out For Love

Vanessa Williams is looking for love as she wants a man to "cook and bake and provide" for.The Ugly Betty star is twice-divorced with three kids from her first marriage to her former manager Ramon...

Kim Kardashian To Run For Mayor Of Glendale: Is She Serious?

Kim Kardashian may be a brand in herself, but it appears the reality star's next goal is to make an unlikely foray into politics. Kardashian has floated the idea of running for the mayor of...

Dick Clark Dies Aged 82: "Only God Made More Stars"

Dick Clark has died, at the age of 82, Cnn reports. The American Bandstand presenter was responsible for breaking a huge number of musical acts in America in a show that "bridged racial and political...

Bill Cosby: Death Of Trayvon Martin Down To Guns

Bill Cosby has explained that he thinks guns are to blame for deaths such as Trayvon Martin's, not race. Martin was shot dead in February 2012, aged 17, whilst he was walking home from convenience...

Lowell Rejected Gere's B&b Plans

Richard Gere's actress wife Carey Lowell initially rejected his plans to turn a farmhouse in upstate New York into a luxury inn as she feared he would leave her to do all the work.The Pretty...

Whitney Houston Eerie 911 Death Call Released

The 911 phone call made when Whitney Houston was found in her hotel room in Los Angeles on February 11th 2012 has been made available, after officials released the autopsy report on the star a...

Anderson Cooper Sorry For Mocking Polish Holiday?

Anderson Cooper has apologized for poking fun at a Catholic holiday celebrated in Poland, on Wednesday's edition of his Cnn show 'Ac360' (April 11, 2012). During his 'RidicuList' segment, Cooper noted the annual Dyngus Day...

Tate Killer Charles Manson Denied Parole Again

Convicted mass murderer Charles Manson has been denied parole for the 12th and perhaps final time.Officials in California, where Manson has been serving time since the early 1970s, quickly rejected the idea that the killer...

Veteran Newsman Doctored 911 Tape, Nbc Admits

A "seasoned" NBC News producer was responsible for deleting a segment of the 911 call between a police dispatcher and George Zimmerman so as to suggest that Zimmerman may have targeted teenager Trayvon Martin because...

Cops Launch Investigation Into Perry's Claims

Georgia police have launched an investigation into actor/director Tyler Perry's claims he was racially profiled by two white cops during a recent traffic stop.The Diary of a Mad Black Woman star took to Facebook.com to...

Madonna's Album Mdna Is Fastest Selling Debut Of 2012

Madonna's latest album Mdna has become the fastest selling debut of 2012, according to Cnn. Nielsen SoundScan figures show that the album sold 359,000 units in its first week and became the fifth consecutive album...

Bruno Mars' Rep: 'Bruno Is Not Gay'

Bruno Mars' representative has dismissed reports suggesting the R&B star has 'come out' as a gay man, insisting the April Fool's Day rumours are "completely fabricated".Gossip about the Grenade hitmaker's sexual orientation emerged on Sunday...

Keith Olbermann Fired From Current, Refuses To Go Quietly

Keith Olbermann has been fired from the network Current TV after a souring of relationships between himself and the network bosses. The news first broke last Friday (March 30, 2012) and the channel have moved...

Selena's Widower Finally Finds Peace

Mexican singer Selena's widower has finally found peace in the years after she was gunned down by an overzealous fan, insisting he did all that he could to protect her.Musician Chris Perez joined Selena's band...

Ray Charles' Children Hit With New Lawsuit

Seven of Ray Charles' children have been hit with a new lawsuit by members of the late icon's charity foundation.Executives behind The Ray Charles Foundation claim they were named the sole benefactors, with Charles setting...

2012 Country Music Awards: Taylor Swift Celebrates Successive Wins

If it feels like there are dozens of award ceremonies for country music, then the best rule of thumb for an artist's success within the genre is to probably take the Academy of Country Music...

Lionel Richie Wants Florida Law Revised After Trayvon Martin Shooting

Lionel Richie has urged politicians in Florida to revoke a "stand-your-ground" law following the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin last month (Feb12).The 17-year-old African-American student was wearing a hoodie when he was gunned down in...

Liam Neeson Confirmed For The Dark Knight Rises

Liam Neeson's rumoured role in 'The Dark Knight Rises' has been confirmed. The 59-year-old actor will reprise his part of Ra's al Ghul for the forthcoming movie, despite his character being killed off in 2005's...

Winslet Embarrassed By 'Awful' Titanic Performance

Kate Winslet feels embarrassed by her performance in 1997's Titanic because her American accent was "awful" and her acting "could have been better".Winslet stepped out in London on Tuesday night (27Mar12) for the premiere of...

Morgan Extends Madonna Tv Ban

TV host Piers Morgan has banned Madonna from appearing on his talk shows on both sides of the Atlantic.The former newspaper editor called the Material Girl "an irritant in my life for 20 years" and...

Ray J's Lawyer Slams Brown's Drug Accusations

A lawyer for R&B star Ray J has slammed Bobby Brown's sister for suggesting he is withholding information about Whitney Houston's death.The music icon was found submerged in the bathtub of her Los Angeles hotel...

Who Removed Cocaine Traces From Whitney Houston's Room?

Following the news that Whitney Houston's toxicology report had come through, reports have surfaced from the entertainment website Tmz that claims all traces of cocaine were removed from the star's hotel room where she'd died,...

Whitney Houston's Sister-in-law Accuses Ray J In Cocaine Death

Whitney Houston 's former sister-in-law has laid the blame of her drug-related death at the feet of Whitney's boyfriend, Ray J. Yesterday, the news of the initial coroner's report into the singer's death was announced,...

Amanda Peet Returns After 'Studio 60' Disappointment

Amanda Peet has returned to primetime television, despite her last outing ending in disappointment. Peet starred alongside former Friends actor Matthew Perry in Nbc's 'Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip', but the show was cancelled...

Amanda Peet: My Husband Says I'm Uptight

Amanda Peet, star of the cruelly axed 'Studio 60 On The Sunset Trip,' has battled her way back onto prime-time television with a starring role in the forthcoming series 'Bent,' in which she plays an...

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