6th August 2003

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No Dolphin Fun For Watts + Ledger

Movie couple NAOMI WATTS and HEATH LEDGER have discovered swimming with dolphins isn't always as spiritual as it's promoted. The Aussie pair...

6th August 2003 2:14



Midges Feasted On Greg Wise's Manhood

Actor GREG WISE has painful memories of his wedding to fellow British screen star EMMA THOMPSON - because the kilt he was wearing allowed hungry...

6th August 2003 2:14



Fun And Games When Penelope Cruz Is On Set

PENELOPE CRUZ had such fun playing charades on the set of upcoming movie HEAD IN THE CLOUDS, she has challenged her co-stars to a karaoke...

6th August 2003 2:14



Roseanne's Nice Personality Offends

Comedienne ROSEANNE BARR is finding it hard to be accepted since developing a more pleasant personality - because so many of her fans prefer her to...

6th August 2003 2:14



Young Adam Shortlisted At Edinburgh Film Festival

Scottish hunk EWAN McGREGOR's controversial new movie YOUNG ADAM has bagged three award nominations at this year's (03) EDINBURGH FILM FESTIVAL in...

6th August 2003 2:14



Kobe Loses Endorsement Deal

Troubled basketball star KOBE BRYANT's sexual assault allegations have already cost him one of his lucrative endorsement deals. The LOS ANGELES...

6th August 2003 2:14



Beckham Has New Mafia Fans

Soccer ace DAVID BECKHAM can add a new legion of devoted fans to his ever growing list of supporters - the Japanese Mafia. The rising worldwide...

6th August 2003 2:14



Hurley Scores Another Movie Flop

Actress ELIZABETH HURLEY is suffering the humiliation of being attached to another movie flop - which has so far bombed in her native Britain. ...

6th August 2003 2:14



Britney Faces Competition For Daisy Duke Role

BRITNEY SPEARS's role as DAISY DUKE in upcoming movie the DUKES OF HAZZARD is under threat by Australian babe MEGAN GALE. Gale is usurping...

6th August 2003 2:14



Lopez Tells Pals: 'Me And Ben Are Over'

LATEST: Latina stunner JENNIFER LOPEZ has confided to pals her relationship with fiance BEN AFFLECK is over - just days after their movie GIGLI...

6th August 2003 2:14



Missy's Acting Ambitions Stuck In Commercials

Rapper MISSY ELLIOTT has been so busy with her music career, her acting ambitions have been relegated to TV commercials. The WORK IT star, who...

6th August 2003 2:14



Blue Star Webbe Booed

BLUE singer SIMON WEBBE suffered the ultimate embarrassment at a hip-hop gig in London on Sunday (03AUG03) - when he was booed on stage by the...

6th August 2003 2:14



Spear's New Album Will Not Dwell On Justin Break-up

BRITNEY SPEARS promises her comeback album will not be filled with heartfelt songs about her split with JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE. Following a one year...

6th August 2003 2:14



J.lo: Proud Of Her Roots

JENNIFER LOPEZ insists her identity is the most important thing in her life - and credits her humble upbringing in the tough Bronx area of New York...

6th August 2003 2:14



Knowles Battles To Stay Slim

Sexy singer BEYONCE KNOWLES admits she constantly battles to keep her body in shape - because she's a "natural fat person". The DESTINY'S CHILD...

6th August 2003 2:14



Durst Denies Halliwell Romance

LIMP BIZKIT rocker FRED DURST has rubbished reports he dated former SPICE GIRL GERI HALLIWELL - but admits the pair did consider getting...

6th August 2003 2:14



Madonna Pendant Mystery Solved

MADONNA's manager has slammed claims the MATERIAL GIRL's diamond encrusted 'E' pendant is a reference to her Kabbalah name ESTHER. Reports the...

6th August 2003 2:14



Spears Regrets Announcing Year Out

Reformed pop babe BRITNEY SPEARS regrets announcing her plan to take a year out from her career - because it sparked reports she was struggling to...

6th August 2003 2:14



Timberlake Casts Doubt On 'N Sync Reunion

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE's solo success has left his fellow 'N SYNC bandmates fuming - because he's delayed their planned comeback. The popular boyband...

6th August 2003 2:14



Durst: 'Britney Broke My Heart'

Rocker FRED DURST admits he was devastated when pop babe BRITNEY SPEARS split with him - and hints her ex-beau JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE played a part in...

6th August 2003 2:14



Lynyrd Skynyrd's Rossington Suffers Seizure

LYNYRD SKYNYRD frontman GARY ROSSINGTON has suffered a mild seizure several months after undergoing open heart surgery - forcing the group to...

6th August 2003 8:52



Britney's Tv Show

Pop beauty BRITNEY SPEARS is in negotiations to take over from retired ROSIE O'DONNELL as America's new daytime chat queen. The pop superstar is...

6th August 2003 8:52



Missy: I Would Never Disrespect Madonna

LATEST: Rapper MISSY ELLIOTT has lashed out at reports she snubbed MADONNA on the set of their GAP commercial. The WORK IT star has issued a...

6th August 2003 8:52



Andrews Booked For Book Festival

SOUND OF MUSIC star JULIE ANDREWS has been recruited to headline an American book festival this autumn (03). Andrews, also a children's book...

6th August 2003 8:53



Russell's Grunts Head For Chicago

RUSSELL CROWE's rock group 30 ODD FOOT OF GRUNTS are set to take Chicago, Illinois, by storm with a TV special and a five-night stint at the city's...

6th August 2003 8:53



Gielgud Kept Alive On Epic Shakespeare Project

One of acting legend SIR JOHN GIELGUD's Shakespearean performances has been kept for posterity as part of a four-year-project to record the Bard's...

6th August 2003 8:53



Stars Say No To Manson Role

TV executives are struggling to find a big name to play jailed serial killer CHARLES MANSON after ROBERT DOWNEY JR and ERIC McCORMACK proved...

6th August 2003 8:53



Raquel Welch And Husband Separate

Actress RAQUEL WELCH and her fourth husband, restaurateur RICHARD PALMER, have separated. The pair celebrated four years of marriage on 17 July...

6th August 2003 8:53



Witherspoon In Tale Of Slain Student

LEGALLY BLONDE beauty REESE WITHERSPOON is putting her comedic talents on hold to play an American student murdered in South African riots. ...

6th August 2003 8:53



Heidi Fleiss Sobs In Los Angeles Court

Former Hollywood madam HEIDI FLEISS sobbed in court yesterday (05AUG03) as she testified that actor TOM SIZEMORE physically and verbally abused her...

6th August 2003 8:53



Affleck: Gigli Didn't Work

Hollywood hunk BEN AFFLECK has stepped forward to admit he and fiancee JENNIFER LOPEZ's film flop GIGLI "didn't work". Gigli was initially...

6th August 2003 8:53



King Kutcher Rules At Teen Choice Awards

ASHTON KUTCHER will be crowned king of the teens tonight (06AUG03) when Saturday's (02AUG03) TEEN CHOICE AWARDS is aired in America. The winners...

6th August 2003 8:53



Molko Plans Trip Home To Lebanon

PLACEBO frontman BRIAN MOLKO is in negotiations to take his rock trio to Lebanon for a gig - so he can revisit the city where he grew up. The...

6th August 2003 8:53



Death In Vegas Disappointed With Weller Track

DEATH IN VEGAS star RICHARD FEARLESS has singled out PAUL WELLER's contribution to the duo's latest album SCORPIO RISING as his most disappointing...

6th August 2003 8:53



Bow Wow Sells Soup

Teen hip-hop star BOW WOW has teamed up with top chef GORDON ELLIOTT to advertise CAMPBELL'S SOUP. The TAKE ME HOME rapper has shot a TV...

6th August 2003 8:53



Britney Spears: I'm A Shy Girl

Sexy pop babe BRITNEY SPEARS believes she is a bad flirt - even though she is often riding high in polls of the world's sexiest women. The...

6th August 2003 8:53



Jacko Look-a-like Brings Back Cosmetic Surgery Debate

The MICHAEL JACKSON cosmetic surgery controversy is back on the front pages in America after it featured in one of the country's hit new TV dramas...

6th August 2003 8:53



Sutherland Shocked By Success Of 24

24 star KIEFER SUTHERLAND is shocked the cult TV series has become such a phenomenon - because no one was ever meant to see it. LOST BOYS star...

6th August 2003 14:11



Farrell Goes Blonde

Hollywood hunk COLIN FARRELL is desperately trying to hide an embarrassing fashion faux pas - his do-it-yourself attempt to dye his hair blonde. ...

6th August 2003 14:11



Sykes Gets A Little Help From His 'A' List Friends

THE OTHERS star ERIC SYKES will be flanked by two of Hollywood's biggest names at his upcoming book launch - pals NICOLE KIDMAN and SIR SEAN...

6th August 2003 14:11



Banderas And Griffith's House Under Threat

Hollywood couple ANTONIO BANDERAS and MELANIE GRIFFITH are facing having to find a new home in Marbella, Spain - because their current one is...

6th August 2003 14:11



Kiefer Sutherland: America Needs An African-american President

24 star KIEFER SUTHERLAND is delighted the President in his hit show is an African-American - as he hopes it illustrates that race is no barrier to...

6th August 2003 14:11



Mike Tyson's Money Troubles Exposed

LATEST: Court papers have revealed shamed boxer MIKE TYSON squandered $304 million (GBP190 million) on his lavish lifestyle - leaving him with...

6th August 2003 14:11



Gambon Stays Faithful To Harris' Dumbledore

SIR MICHAEL GAMBON has stepped into the late RICHARD HARRIS' shoes to play HARRY POTTER hero PROFESSOR DUMBLEDORE - and he's stayed faithful to...

6th August 2003 14:11



Jennifer Lopez Cancels Radio Appearance At Last Minute

LATEST: Embarrassed movie star JENNIFER LOPEZ pulled out of a Los Angeles radio appearance following the dismal response to her new flick GIGLI. ...

6th August 2003 14:11



Farrell To Miss Birth Of First Child

Irish actor COLIN FARRELL will miss the birth of his first child - so he's sending his sister along instead. The hell-raising 27-year-old has to...

6th August 2003 14:11



Brad Pitt Walks Out On Mr And Mrs Smith

LATEST: Hollywood superstar BRAD PITT has pulled out of upcoming film MR AND MRS SMITH - just weeks after co-star NICOLE KIDMAN quit due to...

6th August 2003 14:11



Paul Weller Uninspired For New Album

PAUL WELLER fans are in for a long wait for the musician's next album - the songsmith is suffering from writer's block. The WILDWOOD hitmaker...

6th August 2003 14:11



Charlie Simpson Busted By Religious Family

BUSTED hunk CHARLIE SIMPSON has angered his religious family by adopting the pose of a crucified JESUS - although the cheeky singer claims he was...

6th August 2003 14:11



Robbie Williams Comes Undone At Knebworth

A spectacular stunt at ROBBIE WILLIAMS' concert in KNEBWORTH last weekend (1-3AUG03) saw the singer almost drop his trousers infront of the 125,000...

6th August 2003 14:11



Posh Covers Beckham's Options

Singer VICTORIA BECKHAM proved herself to be an astute businesswoman recently - when she engineered a meeting between soccer star husband DAVID and...

6th August 2003 14:11



Ozzy Osbourne: No More Dogs For Sharon

Rock patriarch OZZY OSBOURNE has insisted his wife SHARON buys no more dogs for their Beverly Hills, Los Angeles home. Sharon, who fought colon...

6th August 2003 14:11



Spears Shocks Shoppers

Pop star BRITNEY SPEARS shocked shoppers in Beverly Hills, California this week (ends08AUG03) by trying on dozens of outfits in the middle of a...

6th August 2003 14:11



Byrne's Casual Marriage

LATEST: WESTLIFE star NICKY BYRNE became a married man yesterday (05AUG03) - dressed in a T-Shirt and back-to-front baseball cap. The Irish...

6th August 2003 14:11



$55,000 Paid For You're So Vain Identity

Singer-songwriter CARLY SIMON has raised more than $55,000 (GBP34,000) to reveal the subject of her hit song YOU'RE SO VAIN. American TV sports...

6th August 2003 14:11



Mariah Carey Lined Up For Bond 21

Superstar diva MARIAH CAREY has agreed to sing the theme to the next JAMES BOND film - as long as she can have a MADONNA-style cameo role. The...

6th August 2003 14:11



J.lo's Eyes Chat Show Chance

Latina superstar JENNIFER LOPEZ is turning her hand to talk shows in a bid to expand her business portfolio - and her own sister LYNDA will take on...

6th August 2003 14:11



Prince Harry Charms The Girls With Palace Pick-up Line

PRINCE HARRY has proved to be the ladies' man of Britain's royal clan - regularly taking his dates back to his father PRINCE CHARLES's palace. ...

6th August 2003 17:14



Baby Helps Hudson Quit

Actress KATE HUDSON found quitting smoking so easy she doesn't think she'll pick up her nicotine habit again. The chain-smoking movie star quit...

6th August 2003 17:14



J.lo's Natural Glow

Singer and actress JENNIFER LOPEZ is so delighted with her curvy body she posed naked in the advertisments for her perfume GLOW - but nobody...

6th August 2003 17:14



Jackson Astounded By Rodriguez's Energy

SHAFT star SAMUEL L JACKSON was exhausted by actress MICHELLE RODRIGUEZ on upcoming flick S.W.A.T. - because she had boundless energy. Jackson...

6th August 2003 17:14



Josh Hartnett Questions His Future

Smoldering screen star JOSH HARTNETT was so upset by the events of September 11, he took a year off from Hollywood to reconsider his career...

6th August 2003 17:14



Mel Gibson's Controversial Film Finally Finds Praise

MEL GIBSON's controversial religious film THE PASSION has been praised as the "best adaptation of THE BIBLE in Hollywood history" by an acclaimed...

6th August 2003 17:14



Schwarzenegger And Springer To Make Political Decisions

Muscle man ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER and talk show king JERRY SPRINGER will announce today (6AUG03) whether or not they will be running for political...

6th August 2003 17:14



Simon Cowell: Kissing In Public Leaves Me Cold

Cruel-tongued AMERICAN IDOL judge SIMON COWELL is so unromantic it "turns him cold" when girlfriend TERRI SEYMOUR asks for a kiss in public. The...

6th August 2003 17:14



Death In Vegas Record In India

Cult dance music duo DEATH IN VEGAS turned their new album SCORPIO RISING into a pilgrimage by recording parts of it with an Indian violin virtuoso...

6th August 2003 17:14



Kelly Osbourne's Knebworth Stage Fright

Punky pop girl KELLY OSBOURNE was so overcome with stage fright when she supported ROBBIE WILLIAMS at Knebworth, England this weekend (1/3AUG03),...

6th August 2003 17:14



Craig David: Passionate About Latino Babes

Puppy dog-eyed singer CRAIG DAVID loves Latina ladies - both for their looks and for their morals. The single SPANISH singer from Southampton,...

6th August 2003 17:14



The Darkness Triumph In Kerrang! Nominations

Jumpsuited rockers THE DARKNESS have received three nominations in Britain's KERRANG! magazine's annual awards. The eccentric band have been put...

6th August 2003 17:14



Jimi Hendrix Inspired Navarro's Heroin Addiction

JANE'S ADDICTION guitarist DAVE NAVARRO took his idolatry of JIMI HENDRIX too far - when the rock god inspired him to take heroin. However, the...

6th August 2003 17:14



Beyonce Knowles Fights Temptation

CRAZY IN LOVE singer BEYONCE KNOWLES is appearing as a nightclub-turned-gospel singer in new movie THE FIGHTING TEMPTATIONS. Beyonce, who made...

6th August 2003 17:14



Jack White: My Finger Was Destroyed

Injured WHITE STRIPES frontman JACK WHITE has relived the terrifying car crash which crushed his finger and left him unable to play live for...

6th August 2003 17:14



Stones' Keith Slams Rap Music

Legendary guitarist KEITH RICHARDS despises gangsta rap, and hopes it passes like another silly trend. The veteran performer, known for his...

6th August 2003 17:14



Laura Regan To Play Jessica Lynch

UNBREAKABLE actress LAURA REGAN is being lined up to play American Army Private JESSICA LYNCH in the TV biopic SAVING JESSICA LYNCH. The NBC TV...

6th August 2003 17:14



Seinfeld Urges Americans To Visit Parks

Comedian JERRY SEINFELD is starring in a series of public service announcements to encourage Americans to visit national parks. Seinfeld, 49,...

6th August 2003 17:14



Guy Pearce's Role Reversal

Actor GUY PEARCE has confessed he's attracted to tough guy movie roles because he's such a quiet man at home. The MEMENTO actor married his...

6th August 2003 21:21



Sacha Baron Cohen Comes To Dinner

ALI G comedian SACHA BARON COHEN is planning a remake of the French movie LE DINER DE CONS (THE IDIOT GAME). British Cohen, better known for his...

6th August 2003 21:21



Josh Hartnett's Girlfriend's Jealous Streak

Film hunk JOSH HARTNETT struggles to keep his girlfriend happy - because she gets jealous whenever he's on a movie set. The smoldering...

6th August 2003 21:21



Gerard Butler: 'Angelina Is A Great Mum'

GERARD BUTLER has praised his LARA CROFT TOMB RAIDER: THE CRADLE OF LIFE co-star ANGELINA JOLIE for her parenting skills. The handsome star, who...

6th August 2003 21:21



Charles And Camilla Move In Together

British royal PRINCE CHARLES and longtime lover CAMILLA PARKER BOWLES have moved in together - but they'll reportedly be sleeping in separate...

6th August 2003 21:21



Costner Works Through The Pain

KEVIN COSTNER was so determined to complete his western epic OPEN RANGE under budget and on time, he worked through a crippling case of...

6th August 2003 21:21



Wahlberg Pulls Out Of Flick

MARK WAHLBERG has walked out on his latest movie project THE JACKET - leaving an opportunity for OSCAR-winning actor ADRIEN BRODY to take on the...

6th August 2003 21:21



Marie Trintignant Buried After Star-studded Tribute

An array of French stars turned out to pay tribute to French actress MARIE TRINTIGNANT at her funeral today (06AUG03). Trintignant - who died...

6th August 2003 21:21



Springer Opts Against Senate Run

JERRY SPRINGER today (06AUG03) announced he has decided against running for the American Senate next year (04) - because his controversial talk...

6th August 2003 21:21



Perry Farrell's Guide To Life

JANE'S ADDICTION frontman PERRY FARRELL compares life to a video game. In order to succeed in life, the frontman of the reformed SO WHAT! rockers...

6th August 2003 21:21



Nirvana Star Heads For Political Career

LATEST: Former NIRVANA bassist KRIST NOVOSELIC plans to take on a political career once he's left the music business. The COME AS YOU ARE...

6th August 2003 21:21



Keith Richards: 'I Wouldn't Change This Blood For Anything'

Legendary ROLLING STONES hellraiser KEITH RICHARDS admits he never went into hospital to have his blood changed - claiming it was just a ruse to...

6th August 2003 21:21



Ray Charles Cancels Tour

LATEST: Ailing RAY CHARLES has cancelled the remainder of his 2003 world tour as be battles hip discomfort. It's the first time the soul star...

6th August 2003 21:21



Gotti Nabs Songwriting Honour

MURDER INC boss IRV GOTTI won his second Songwriter of the Year award at the 2003 URBAN AWARDS last night (05AUG03). Performing rights...

6th August 2003 21:21



Fatone In Gun Terror

'N SYNC star JOEY FATONE was left running for his life at a Los Angeles diner, after a man pulled a gun just feet away from him. The GONE singer...

6th August 2003 21:21



Mccartney Absent From Kennedy Center Honours List

Former BEATLE SIR PAUL McCARTNEY has been left off the list of this year's (03) KENNEDY CENTER HONOURS - despite expectations he'd be offered the...

6th August 2003 21:21



Christina Aguilera Furious With Fred Durst

FIGHTER singer CHRISTINA AGUILERA has hit out at "scumbag" FRED DURST for announcing he only duetted with her in the hope of scoring some...

6th August 2003 21:21


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