13th October 2005

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Labelle Loses Dog War

Singer PATTI LaBELLE has been found guilty of keeping a dog kennel too close to the edge of her property, upsetting her neighbours in Pennsylvania. ...

13th October 2005 2:45



Crow Thanks Armstrong's Cancer Supporters

SHERYL CROW put on a free concert in her fiance LANCE ARMSTRONG's adopted hometown of Austin, Texas, earlier this month (OCT05) to thank the...

13th October 2005 2:45



Presley's Uncivilised Pals Cost Him A Date With Monroe

MARILYN MONROE once snubbed a date with ELVIS PRESLEY because she didn't like the company he kept. Presley's longtime confidante BYRON RAPHAEL,...

13th October 2005 2:45



Ronald Isley On Trial For Tax Evasion

Veteran R+B singer RONALD ISLEY is on trial in Los Angeles to answer charges of tax evasion. The THAT LADY singer, 64, is accused of demanding...

13th October 2005 2:45



Fascinating Fact 355

Veteran US soap star LINDA DANO is to join the cast of DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES - she'll play FRANCINE WILLIAMS, the mother of BREE VAN DE KAMP's (MARCIA...

13th October 2005 2:45



Sheridan Meets Up With Drug-runner Ex

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star NICOLLETTE SHERIDAN has been sneaking away from bra promoting in Australia to meet up with her drug-running ex-lover. ...

13th October 2005 2:45



The Things They Say 396

"I think every woman turns to the French women for their beauty secrets." BASIC INSTINCT star SHARON STONE muses over why French ladies hold the...

13th October 2005 2:45



Longoria Dates Highest Bidder

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA is preparing to step out on a date with a wealthy male fan, after he paid $20,005 (GBP11,100) for the...

13th October 2005 2:45



Jolie Aids Ghanaian Youngsters

Sexy actress ANGELINA JOLIE has helped boost young budding artists in Africa, after buying a handful of their paintings during a visit to a Canadian...

13th October 2005 2:45



Zeta-jones Recalls Unproductive Boyfriends

Oscar-winning actress CATHERINE ZETA-JONES insists husband MICHAEL DOUGLAS is the best lover she's ever had, because he earns his own money. The...

13th October 2005 2:45



Bodyguard Sues Siegfried

A former bodyguard of illusionists SIEGFRIED + ROY is suing one of his former bosses for forcing him to cover up his plans to over-medicate his...

13th October 2005 2:45



Chips Star Wilcox's Secret Cancer Battle

CHiPs star LARRY WILCOX has been battling lung cancer in secret. The actor, who played highway patrolman JON BAKER in the hit TV show, recently...

13th October 2005 2:45



No Ivf Treatment For Holmes, Says Aunt

KATIE HOLMES conceived her baby with fiance TOM CRUISE without the aid of in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) treatment, according to the Hollywood beauty's...

13th October 2005 2:45



Alley Dating Pacino?

Former CHEERS star KIRSTIE ALLEY has been romantically linked to a new man - Hollywood icon AL PACINO. The 54-year-old actress, who has been...

13th October 2005 2:45



The Things They Say 395

"The last person I want to see on a day off is FRANCIS ROSSI, believe me. But by the time we're back onstage, we're raring to go. We're not best...

13th October 2005 2:45



The Flaming Lips Complete Christmas Movie

THE FLAMING LIPS have finished work on their movie debut, CHRISTMAS ON MARS. The film, which the group started shooting in 2000, centres around...

13th October 2005 2:45



Fascinating Fact 354

STEVE VAN ZANDT has signed up to narrate a new DVD documentary about Swedish rockers THE HIVES. TUSSLES IN BRUSSELS will be released on 15 November...

13th October 2005 2:45



Another Drummer For Nine Inch Nails

Rockers NINE INCH NAILS have added another temporary drummer to their line-up as they wait for JEROME DILLON to recover from a heart problem. ...

13th October 2005 2:45



Rammstein: 'Our Music Doesn't Encourage Violence'

German rockers RAMMSTEIN have rubbished the suggestion their music encourages violence, insisting fans should use it to release aggression. The ...

13th October 2005 2:45



The Rolling Stones Video Lands Daytime Soap Debut

The members of THE ROLLING STONES have chosen an unusual forum to premiere their new music video - during an episode of US daytime soap DAYS OF OUR...

13th October 2005 2:45



Fascinating Fact 356

MICHAEL DOUGLAS and CATHERINE ZETA-JONES are to be honoured with the CHRISTOPHER REEVE Spirit Of Courage Award in New York on 17 November (05). The...

13th October 2005 2:45



Stewart Vows To Stop Cutting In

US lifestyle guru MARTHA STEWART has vowed to brush up on her interviewing skills, following complaints she constantly cuts her guests off when...

13th October 2005 2:45



Picky Combs Gives Show Judges A Tough Task

The judges on SEAN 'DIDDY' COMBS' reality show MAKING THE BAND 3 are under pressure from the rap mogul, after he rejected almost all of the finalists...

13th October 2005 9:47



U2 Exploited By Us Politicians

Irish rockers U2 are furious with US politicians, including HILLARY CLINTON, for exploiting their concerts to raise funds for election campaigns. ...

13th October 2005 9:47



Flynn To Be Portrayed By Grandson

ERROL FLYNN is set to be played by his grandson in a new movie about the legendary movie star's life. IN LIKE FLYNN will see LUKE FLYNN act out...

13th October 2005 9:47



Jameson Offers Musicians A 'Well-crafted Instrument'

Porn icon JENNA JAMESON has made something of an entrance into the music business, after lending her likeness to a new range of guitars. The sexy...

13th October 2005 9:47



Hoffman Snubbed By Unlucky Agassi?

Hollywood star DUSTIN HOFFMAN fears he's being snubbed by ANDRE AGASSI after his private clay court brought the tennis ace nothing but bad luck. ...

13th October 2005 9:47



Fascinating Fact 358

DEMI MOORE checked into a honeymoon hotel in Big Sur, California with new husband ASHTON KUTCHER under the pseudonym HEIDI VAN WINKLE.

13th October 2005 9:47



Hawke: 'I Didn't Want To Be An Actor'

American actor ETHAN HAWKE turned his back on acting after starring in his breakthrough movie - but the success of 1989's DEAD POET'S SOCIETY proved...

13th October 2005 9:47



Bloom Got Lucky In Silent Action Roles

ORLANDO BLOOM is grateful he got his Hollywood break starring in action films, because he's convinced he would have ruined his chances in more...

13th October 2005 9:47



Jolie Collects Beer Mats

Superstar actress ANGELINA JOLIE has started collecting beer mats as a reminder of her time spent living in rural England. The TOMB RAIDER beauty...

13th October 2005 9:47



Winfrey Eyes Kentucky Derby

OPRAH WINFREY has reportedly hatched plans to raise a Kentucky Derby-winning racehorse on her sprawling California property. The billionaire talk...

13th October 2005 9:47



Life Is Not So Simple For Hilton And Richie Anymore

Feuding socialites PARIS HILTON and NICOLE RICHIE's reality TV show THE SIMPLE LIFE is no more, after US TV network Fox decided to pull the plug on...

13th October 2005 9:47



Fascinating Fact 357

RICKY MARTIN fought the pain of a three-and-a-half hour tattoo on his left shoulder by meditating.

13th October 2005 9:47



Springfield Goes Back To The Hospital

Eighties pop hunk RICK SPRINGFIELD is to return to the US TV show where he launched his acting career. The JESSE'S GIRL singer will reprise his...

13th October 2005 9:47



Williams Dreams Of Being A Woman For A Day

If pop singer ROBBIE WILLIAMS had one wish it would be to turn into a woman for a day, so he could find out what a female orgasm feels like. The...

13th October 2005 9:47



Ike Turner: 'I Lost My Virginity When I Was Six'

TINA TURNER's former partner IKE TURNER had his first sexual encounter when he was just six. The soul man, who boasts of once pleasuring six women...

13th October 2005 9:47



Apple's Unproductive Time Off

FIONA APPLE has huge regrets about her six-year hiatus from the music business, because she wasn't particularly productive during her time off. ...

13th October 2005 9:47



Rammstein Go Soft

German hard rockers RAMMSTEIN are set to shock fans with their new album - it features a collaboration with TEXAS frontwoman SHARLEEN SPITERI and is...

13th October 2005 9:47



Astley 'Retired' From Music Industry To Escape Fame

Eighties singer RICK ASTLEY decided to retire from the music industry in 1993 to escape the relentless pressure of being recognised wherever he...

13th October 2005 9:47



Fascinating Fact 360

When US lifestyle queen MARTHA STEWART fires the starting pistol at the Mount Desert Island Marathon in Maine this weekend (16OCT05) the gun will be...

13th October 2005 9:47



Tara Tops Party Animal Poll

Actress TARA REID has topped a new Hollywood party animals list. The fun-loving blonde beat rap mogul SEAN 'DIDDY' COMBS and socialite PARIS...

13th October 2005 9:47



The Things They Say 397

"I don't feel comfortable wearing a short skirt of a low-cut blouse. I'm not a prude, but I tend to be slightly more old-fashioned." Former SEX AND...

13th October 2005 9:47



Townsend Once Saw Dead People

Actor STUART TOWNSEND was forced to spend many years living with an unwanted guest in his old home - a ghost. The Irish heart-throb, boyfriend of...

13th October 2005 9:47



Fascinating Fact 359

The producers of Oscar winning movie MILLION DOLLAR BABY are set to bring another FX O'TOOLE boxing drama to the big screen. Production team RUDDY...

13th October 2005 9:47



Mercury's Rolls-royce Up For Sale

FREDDIE MERCURY's vintage Rolls-Royce has been put up for sale on internet auction site eBay - 14 years after the QUEEN frontman died. The WE ARE...

13th October 2005 13:31



Pink Campaigns For Elephants

Feisty pop punk PINK is campaigning against the mistreatment of elephants in circuses and zoos. The singer was shocked by the use of bullhooks and...

13th October 2005 13:31



Starr: 'Don't Campaign To Save My Birthplace'

Former THE BEATLES drummer RINGO STARR has urged fans not to bother campaigning to save his birthplace, because he feels little emotional attachment...

13th October 2005 13:31



Clapton Sells Autobiography For $6.4 Million

Rock legend ERIC CLAPTON has sold his autobiography to Random House publishers for $6.4 million (GBP3.5 million). The deal with the book firm's...

13th October 2005 13:31



Jackson Plans Book Shopping Spree

Pop superstar MICHAEL JACKSON is planning to expand his mind during his current trip to London - he's arranged for one of the capital's biggest book...

13th October 2005 13:31



Pregnancy Put Friel In Braces

British actress ANNA FRIEL suffered a severe side-effect during her recent pregnancy which has left her wearing braces on her teeth. The...

13th October 2005 13:31



Clooney Believes In Love At First Sight

Hollywood heart-throb GEORGE CLOONEY is a firm believer in love at first sight because his parents got engaged on their first date, and are still...

13th October 2005 13:31



Blair Wants To Write Her Own Parts

Actress SELMA BLAIR wants to make the most of her college education and write her own movie roles. The 33-year-old is soon to become a published...

13th October 2005 13:31



Kidd: 'Moss Will Prove Herself Again'

British catwalk queen JODIE KIDD is convinced fellow model KATE MOSS will bounce back from her cocaine shame and resurrect her crumbling career. ...

13th October 2005 13:31



Wolf Creek Court Delay?

A film hailed as the evil version of CROCODILE DUNDEE is facing delay because its psychopath main character could influence an Australian murder...

13th October 2005 13:31



Sex-shy Dietrich Had Split Personality

Screen siren MARLENE DIETRICH could never match her sultry film roles with real life - she hated sex and was often distant with men, according to her...

13th October 2005 13:31



Bond Fans Discover New 007 Tomorrow

The identity of the new JAMES BOND will be revealed at a press conference tomorrow (14OCT05), ending more than a year of speculation. PIERCE...

13th October 2005 13:31



Pinter Wins Nobel Prize

British playwright HAROLD PINTER has been awarded the 2005 Nobel Prize for literature. The 75-year-old picked up a $1.3 million (GBP720,000) cash...

13th October 2005 13:31



Bond Creator To Be Honoured In Film Biopic

JAMES BOND author SIR IAN FLEMING is to be the subject of a film biopic charting the thrill-seeking life that inspired his famous super-spy...

13th October 2005 13:31



The Things They Say 398

"Once people from an early-morning chat show phoned me saying they were doing a programme on incredibly small people and could I come on it. They...

13th October 2005 13:31



Hunter: 'I Want To Star In Sexy Williams Video'

New Zealand model RACHEL HUNTER is interested in rekindling her romance with UK pop icon ROBBIE WILLIAMS. The former wife of rocker ROD STEWART...

13th October 2005 13:31



Cliff Richard Plans New American Assault

British pop veteran SIR CLIFF RICHARD is launching another bid to break into the American music industry - even though he has just passed his 65th...

13th October 2005 13:31



Help Save A Life

HELP SAVE A LIFE Ask yourself this, if your realistic chance of surviving a life threatening illness was 1 in 100,000 how would you feel ? That...

13th October 2005 14:28



Madonna The Disciplinarian

Pop superstar MADONNA is such a disciplinarian with her children, she doesn't allow them to watch television shows and rations them to one movie a...

13th October 2005 16:58



Carey: 'I've Been Reborn'

MARIAH CAREY fears nothing following her fall from grace in 2001, because she "went through everything but death". In the space of 12 months...

13th October 2005 16:58



Jackson Fuels Frenzy During London Visit

Pop icon MICHAEL JACKSON has been supported by crowds of fans during his visit to London, where he has been making his first public appearances since...

13th October 2005 16:58



George Michael Hires Old Manager

GEORGE MICHAEL is reteaming with his former manager MICHAEL LIPPMAN, in a bid to rediscover the success he enjoyed in his 1980s heyday. Michael...

13th October 2005 16:58



Lee Injured At Motley Crue Gig

MOTLEY CRUE hellraiser TOMMY LEE was taken to hospital last night (12OCT05) after a stunt went wrong during a concert in the US. Faulty...

13th October 2005 16:58



Bloom Wants Promotion Deals

ORLANDO BLOOM has hailed lucrative celebrity advertising contracts as the saviour of Hollywood, because it allows superstars to focus their talents...

13th October 2005 16:58



Fiennes Regrets Maid In Manhattan

RALPH FIENNES regrets agreeing to star alongside JENNIFER LOPEZ in critically-panned romantic comedy MAID IN MANHATTAN - and admits he suspected it...

13th October 2005 16:58



Eva Meets Parker's Mother

EVA LONGORIA is one step closer to marrying basket ball player TONY PARKER, he has introduced her to his mother PAMELA. The DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES...

13th October 2005 16:58



J.lo: 'I Love Big Butt Compliments'

Latina singer/actress JENNIFER LOPEZ spends hours in the gym maintaining her famously big bottom because she loves hearing people comment on her...

13th October 2005 16:58



Photographer Pleads Innocent Over Witherspoon Incident

LATEST: The photographer who allegedly ruined a family day out for actress REESE WITHERSPOON at a California theme park pleaded not guilty to charges...

13th October 2005 16:58



Alba Wants To Be Bond Girl

JESSICA ALBA is appealing to JAMES BOND movie-makers to cast her as the secret agent's love interest in the next movie - and fulfil her lifelong...

13th October 2005 16:58



Lost Star Robbed At Gunpoint

LOST star JOSH HOLLOWAY and his wife YESSICA were robbed at gunpoint at their Hawaiian home yesterday (12OCT05). The hunky actor, who plays SAWYER...

13th October 2005 16:58



The Things They Say 399

"It's like when the water in the tub's hot enough to do two washes. Some of the songs we wrote for REISE, REISE (their last album) has such a...

13th October 2005 16:58



Richards Is Glad To Be English

American-based rocker KEITH RICHARDS will always cling onto his Englishness, because he loves the way his people handle sticky situations. THE...

13th October 2005 16:58



Motley Crue Movie Delay

The movie based on MOTLEY CRUE biography THE DIRT has been left in limbo after director DAVID FINCHER was forced to pull out. The band have been...

13th October 2005 16:58



Richards' Regrets

ROLLING STONES guitarist KEITH RICHARDS has two career regrets, he never got to play with OTIS REDDING and WARREN ZEVON. During four decades of...

13th October 2005 16:58



Stewart Says Farewell To Crooning With New York Concert

ROD STEWART is ending his career as a crooner with a one-night stand at New York City's Madison Square Garden. The rocker will perform tracks from...

13th October 2005 21:21



Bb King: 'I Will Never Retire'

Legendary blues star BB KING has no plans to retire, despite turning 80 last month (SEP05). The STAND BY ME hitmaker is preparing to release his...

13th October 2005 21:21



Petty Gets Top Billboard Honour

Rocker TOM PETTY is to be honoured with the prestigious Billboard Century Award in December (05), 13 years after he presented GEORGE HARRISON with...

13th October 2005 21:21



Presley Confidante Suggests The King Fathered Love Children

ELVIS PRESLEY's secret 'girl wrangler' has refuelled speculation the rocker spawned a string of love children by revealing his manager came up with a...

13th October 2005 21:21



Spector's Lawyers Fight To Get Admission Of Guilt Thrown Out

PHIL SPECTOR's defence team lawyers are urging the judge in his murder trial to "throw out" admissions that he had shot and killed LANA CLARKSON,...

13th October 2005 21:21



The Things They Say 400

"He's told me that at times he's wanted to strangle me." CATHERINE ZETA-JONES admits her husband MICHAEL DOUGLAS doesn't always appreciate her fiery...

13th October 2005 21:21



Azaria Finds Love With Inxs Reject

Actor HANK AZARIA has found love with failed INXS band hopeful SUZIE McNEIL. The 41-year-old HUFF star, ex-husband of HELEN HUNT, has been spotted...

13th October 2005 21:21



Scott Opposed To Stately Home Opening Licence

Acclaimed director SIR RIDLEY SCOTT is fighting plans to grant a stately home located near his London home a licence which will allow it to open all...

13th October 2005 21:21



Chewbacca To Become An American

STAR WARS star PETER MAYHEW is set to become the latest British actor to become an American. The towering film star, who played growling wookie...

13th October 2005 21:21



Longoria Wants Parker In Show

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA is planning to spice up the next series of the US TV show with a cameo by her boyfriend TONY PARKER. The...

13th October 2005 21:21



Batman To Return As The Joker?

Original movie BATMAN MICHAEL KEATON is being considered for a return to the franchise - as THE JOKER. The movie star is in negotiations for the...

13th October 2005 21:21



Grace Horrified By Holloway Robbery

JOSH HOLLOWAY's LOST co-star MAGGIE GRACE is horrified to learn of the actor getting robbed in his home, because she knows he only just completed...

13th October 2005 21:21



Zeta-jones To Save The Children

CATHERINE ZETA-JONES is joining KYLIE MINOGUE as an ambassador of UK children's charity the National Society For The Prevention Of Cruelty To...

13th October 2005 21:21



Fascinating Fact 361

Star-studded Hurricane Katrina benefit concerts, staged at New York's Radio City Music Hall and Madison Square Garden on 20 September (05) raised...

13th October 2005 21:21



Kanye Still Digging For Gold At The Top Of The Us Charts

Rapper KANYE WEST has notched up six consecutive weeks on top of the US singles chart as his hit GOLD DIGGER fights off all competition. The...

13th October 2005 21:21



Islam Praises Prince Charles

Singer YUSUF ISLAM has praised PRINCE CHARLES after the British royal expressed his desire to help the relief effort in Pakistan in the wake of...

13th October 2005 21:21



Brooks Scores Big With Comeback Single

LATEST: Country star GARTH BROOKS' comeback single is on course to become the biggest hit of his career. The singer has come out of retirement...

13th October 2005 21:21



Usher To Play Young Freeman?

R+B hunk USHER is in negotiations to play the younger MORGAN FREEMAN in a new movie the Oscar winner plans to star in and direct. The singer, who...

13th October 2005 21:21


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