28th July 2006

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The Things They Say 2556

"I remember thinking what if one of them was one of the 15 people who saw ALEXANDER? Maybe I'll be in trouble." MIAMI VICE star COLIN FARRELL had...

28th July 2006 0:00



Blues Singer And Pianist Floyd Dixon Dies

FLOYD DIXON, a singer and jump-blues pianist who influenced RAY CHARLES, has died. He was 77. Dixon died on Wednesday 26 July (06) of cancer at...

28th July 2006 0:00



Brando Advised Depp On Island Buying Protocol

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN star JOHNNY DEPP turned to his pal MARLON BRANDO when he was considering purchasing his own private island in the Bahamas. ...

28th July 2006 0:00



Matthews Describes Drink And Drug Hell

Former CATATONIA singer CERYS MATTHEWS relied on a bottle of wine every night just to sleep at the height of her life-threatening drug and alcohol...

28th July 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2557

"LINDSAY LOHAN is not kind. I will say that. She's just not nice, not nice, she's not a nice girl. She has two movies left, that's all I'm saying!"...

28th July 2006 0:00



Leno Sits In For Ebert

TONIGHT SHOW host JAY LENO will be the first replacement co-host on the TV series EBERT + ROEPER as film critic ROGER EBERT recovers from cancer...

28th July 2006 0:00



Saved By The Bell Star Drops Tabloid Lawsuit

Former SAVED BY THE BELL star LARK VOORHIES has dropped her lawsuit against US tabloid the National Enquirer. The actress, who played LISA TURTLE...

28th July 2006 0:00



Hasselhoff Regrets Not Pursuing Princess Diana

Actor DAVID HASSELHOFF wishes he'd romantically pursued "friend" DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES while she was alive, because they "clicked" when they met. ...

28th July 2006 0:00



New Culture Club Singer Has Boy George's Blessing

New CULTURE CLUB singer SAM BUTCHER insists he didn't replace BOY GEORGE in the band - he only got the job when his predecessor turned it down. The...

28th July 2006 0:00



Dash And De Niro Team Up For Film Projects

Roc-a-Fella Records co-founder DAMON DASH has teamed up with ROBERT DE NIRO to make a film about the life of legendary New Yorker LARRY DAVIS. At...

28th July 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2555

"SCISSOR SISTERS is a new gender. When it comes together on stage it is its own animal. The whole is bigger than the sum of parts. That's the way...

28th July 2006 0:00



Jackson 'Blacklisted' By Mtv?

Fans of singer JANET JACKSON are accusing MTV of blacklisting the star, because it has yet to announce a date for the debut of the singer's latest...

28th July 2006 0:00



Lohan Returns To Work On Film

LATEST: LINDSAY LOHAN has returned to work on the set of GEORGIA RULES in Los Angeles, after collapsing from heatstroke and exhaustion on Wednesday...

28th July 2006 0:00



Fantasy Author Gemmell Dies

British novelist DAVID GEMMELL has died at the age of 57, two weeks after undergoing heart bypass surgery. The best-selling fantasy writer started...

28th July 2006 0:00



Jake Shears' Disney Muse

The SCISSOR SISTERS' second album TA-DA was inspired by a trip to Disneyworld, Florida. Frontman JAKE SHEARS was struggling to write a meaningful...

28th July 2006 0:00



Cox's Flying Fear

Movie star BRIAN COX is terrified of flying after narrowly escaping death in an horrific plane crash forty years ago. The Emmy-award winning...

28th July 2006 0:00



Pressly Packs A Punch

Actress JAIME PRESSLY was saved by bouncers after a drunk man assaulted her in a bar on the Chinese set of her movie DOA: DEAD OR ALIVE. The tough...

28th July 2006 0:00



Barrymore's Plans To Become Poker Expert

DREW BARRYMORE has become hooked on poker after starring in new movie LUCKY YOU, which is set at the 2003 World Series of Poker. The actress wasn't...

28th July 2006 0:00



Shark Halted After Woods' Brother Dies

Shooting on JAMES WOODS new TV series SHARK has been halted after the sudden death of the actor's younger brother MICHAEL JEFFREY WOODS. Woods'...

28th July 2006 0:00



New Culture Club Singer Recruited On Website

New CULTURE CLUB frontman SAM BUTCHER was chosen as BOY GEORGE's replacement after responding to an advert on a popular UK classified ads website. ...

28th July 2006 0:00



Johansson Denies Hollywood Demands

SCARLETT JOHANSSON has dismissed claims she lost out on a part in the London stage revival of THE SOUND OF MUSIC because of outrageous Hollywood...

28th July 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2554

"As in had sexual intercourse with a policewoman? Ha! Ummm, you know, I don't think so ..." Rapper ICE CUBE insists he never lived out his most...

28th July 2006 0:00



Feeder Used Music To Cope

FEEDER singer GRANT NICHOLAS dealt with the suicide of drummer JON LEE by locking himself in a recording studio, and by visiting a priest. The...

28th July 2006 0:00



Townshend Denies 'War' With Daltrey

LATEST: THE WHO guitarist PETE TOWNSHEND has rubbished claims he is "at war" with bandmate ROGER DALTREY. Townshend yesterday (27JUL06) revealed the...

28th July 2006 0:00



Hasselhoff To Sue English News Paper

DAVID HASSELHOFF is suing an English tabloid newspaper after it claimed he went on a drunken rampage at the Wimbledon tennis championships earlier...

28th July 2006 0:00



Dylan Saved Matthews From Heroin Death

Welsh singer CERYS MATTHEWS credits a telephone conversation with BOB DYLAN with giving her the strength to beat her heroin addiction. The former...

28th July 2006 0:00



Ice Cube Attacks Arnie

Rapper ICE CUBE attacks actor-turned-California Governor ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER on his latest album. The star - real name O'SHEA JACKSON - accuses...

28th July 2006 0:00



Hasselhoff's Ex Fuelled Drinking

DAVID HASSELHOFF insists his divorce has signaled a return to his healthy lifestyle, because living with ex-wife PAMELA BACH drove him to drink. ...

28th July 2006 0:00



Turlington's Irish Nickname

Supermodel CHRISTY TURLINGTON has been given the Irish nickname NUALA by close friend U2 frontman BONO. The 37-year-old covergirl is married to...

28th July 2006 0:00



Mcshane Suffered Male Menopause

DEADWOOD star IAN MCSHANE is amazed he was allowed to get away with his wildman behaviour as a young man, because his former lifestyle would not be...

28th July 2006 0:00



Stones Offer Us Phone Link To European Shows

Veteran rockers THE ROLLING STONES are offering their American fans the opportunity to listen to their European shows over the phone. The BROWN...

28th July 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2552

"I have seen children in more than 40 countries and never stopped. I can make people smile. I watched ELVIS do it. I watch MUHAMMAD ALI do it. Now I...

28th July 2006 0:00



Hasselhoff Plots Revenge

DAVID HASSELHOFF is turning the tables on AMERICA'S GOT TALENT co-star PIERS MORGAN, after suffering years of abuse at the hands of the former...

28th July 2006 0:00



Audioslave Track Inspired By Disaster

AUDIOSLAVE frontman CHRIS CORNELL was so moved by the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina last summer (05), he was inspired to write the track...

28th July 2006 0:00



Feeder Adapt To Life Without Lee

British rockers FEEDER still feel the presence of their original drummer JON LEE, who tragically committed suicide in 2002, with them on stage and in...

28th July 2006 0:00



Michael Rages Against 'Cruising' Criticism

LATEST: GEORGE MICHAEL insists homosexual men "cruising" for sex late at night behave far more responsibly than heterosexual people on the prowl. ...

28th July 2006 0:00



English Boxer Khan Pleads Not Guilty

LATEST: English boxing sensation AMIR KHAN has pleaded not guilty to dangerous driving charges after allegedly hitting a man with his car in March...

28th July 2006 0:00



Cruise And Holmes Plan Autumn Wedding

TOM CRUISE and KATIE HOLMES will walk down the aisle this autumn (06), according to the WAR OF THE WORLDS star's representative. A spokesman...

28th July 2006 0:00



Black Eyed Peas Honoured In The Philippines

THE BLACK EYED PEAS stars WILL.I.AM and APL.DE.AP were awarded the Presidential Medal of Merit in the Philippines yesterday (27JUL06). The...

28th July 2006 0:00



Kasabian 'Hurt' By Kaiser Chiefs Feud Lies

British rockers KASABIAN have laughed off reports they are feuding with fellow musicians the KAISER CHIEFS, and insist they are the best of friends. ...

28th July 2006 0:00



Mckenna Wins Libel Case

LATEST: Hypnotist PAUL MCKENNA has won his libel action against a British newspaper which branded him a fake. The 43-year-old - an entertainer...

28th July 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 1865

Former BLUE star LEE RYAN has been axed by his record label Sony BMG after his debut solo album flopped.

28th July 2006 0:00



Aguilera Plans Shelter For Domestic Abuse Victims

Big-hearted pop star CHRISTINA AGUILERA is planning to launch a shelter for victims of domestic abuse. The DIRRTY singer has already donated piles...

28th July 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2553

"He doesn't pay enough, but we all got the same." DEADWOOD star IAN MCSHANE enjoyed equality on the set of new WOODY ALLEN movie SCOOP.

28th July 2006 0:00



Neill Vineyard Produces 'Finest' Wine

Hollywood star SAM NEILL is so proud of his New Zealand vineyard he boasts it produces the "finest pinot noir in the world". The JURASSIC PARK actor...

28th July 2006 0:00



Foxx Teased Knowles On Dreamgirls Set

Oscar-winner JAMIE FOXX constantly teased BEYONCE KNOWLES on the set of DREAMGIRLS, because she's still relatively new to the acting game. Knowles...

28th July 2006 0:00



Flatley's Multi-million Dollar Legal Spat Kicks Off

Dance star MICHAEL FLATLEY's $102 million (GBP55.5 million) legal battle against a woman who accuses him of rape can now proceed to trial, the...

28th July 2006 0:00



Mirren Begs Royal Pardon For Queen Role

DAME HELEN MIRREN is concerned her performance as British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II in her latest movie may have offended the monarch. The actress,...

28th July 2006 0:00



Hasselhoff Denies 'Civilised' Divorce

LATEST: DAVID HASSELHOFF has denied his divorce of PAMELA BACH ended more amicably than it began, insisting if he'd known the stress it would cause,...

28th July 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2551

"Work, children, work, children, work, children - that's how I'm coping with it all." DAVID HASSELHOFF on his recent divorce from PAMELA BACH.

28th July 2006 0:00



Fears For Frail Day-lewis

Texans near the set of DANIEL DAY-LEWIS' latest movie THERE WILL BE BLOOD fear the method actor may be taking his role too seriously, after spotting...

28th July 2006 0:00



Paltrow's Co-star Blasts Backstage Eccentricities

Hollywood actress GWYNETH PALTROW lives "in another world", according to a co-star who has spoken out about her "bizarre" backstage behaviour. The...

28th July 2006 0:00



Jazz Star Holland Sells Piano For Charity

British jazz star and TV presenter JOOLS HOLLAND is selling his celebrity-graced piano for charity. The Yamaha GT7 has been used to accompany a host...

28th July 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 1867

Online retailer Amazon is branching into movie-making after snapping up the rights to KEITH DONOHUE's bestselling novel THE STOLEN CHILD. It will...

28th July 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 1866

SIR ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER's 29-year-old daughter IMOGEN has signed a deal for her first book, THE SINGLE GIRL'S GUIDE. She describes it as "a...

28th July 2006 0:00



Aspiring Singer/songwriters Hindered By Blunt Comparisons

Two aspiring singer/songwriters have blasted JAMES BLUNT for hindering their music careers - because comparisons to the YOU'RE BEAUTIFUL singer are...

28th July 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 1863

CARMEN ELECTRA made sure she wouldn't stay single for long after announcing her marriage break-up by signing up as the spokeswoman for dating website...

28th July 2006 0:00



Skinner's Protege Records Answer To Allen

An aspiring hip-hop star signed to THE STREETS rapper MIKE SKINNER's record label has come up with a tongue-in-cheek reply to LILY ALLEN's UK number...

28th July 2006 0:00



Nelly Still Tops As Simpson Girls Celebrate Us Chart Successes

NELLY FURTADO's summer hit PROMISCUOUS continues to heat up the US pop charts, keeping GNARLS BARKLEY's CRAZY off the top. The Canadian singer's...

28th July 2006 0:00



Mcphee Reveals True Horror Of Bulimia Recovery

AMERICAN IDOL star KATHARINE MCPHEE faced her eating disorder head-on when she first sat down to eat with fellow bulimics in a rehabilitation...

28th July 2006 0:00



Moon's French Maid Shocker

Late THE WHO drummer KEITH MOON entertained his fellow rockers by donning female fancy dress and startling them with his bizarre costumes. ...

28th July 2006 0:00



Morissette + Ex Back Together?

Rocker ALANIS MORISSETTE and her ex-fiance, actor RYAN REYNOLDS, seem to have rekindled their romance after the reportedly split couple were spotted...

28th July 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2550

"He was the kindest man, very grounded, very intelligent and a sweetheart and I hope he finds true love in this world." Actress BRITTANY MURPHY...

28th July 2006 0:00



Hannah Tastes Wedding Dream In New Film

Actress-turned-environmental activist DARYL HANNAH is getting to taste what a dream wedding is like thanks to her latest movie. The SPLASH star dons...

28th July 2006 0:00



Heche's Mother Reveals Her Horror About Gay Announcement

Actress ANNE HECHE's mother has penned a tell-all about the day her daughter told her she was a lesbian. In THE TRUTH COMES OUT, NANCY HECHE reveals...

28th July 2006 0:00



Cage To Play Liberace?

NICOLAS CAGE will play flamboyant Las Vegas, Nevada showman LIBERACE in a new biopic about the legendary piano man's life. The CON AIR star is...

28th July 2006 0:00



Seether Scrap Dates As Singer Seeks Counselling

South African rockers SEETHER have pulled the plug on a three-week tour with STAIND and THREE DAYS GRACE to allow singer SHAUN MORGAN to seek...

28th July 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 1862

JESSICA SIMPSON loved the roller skates that she wore in her music video for A PUBLIC AFFAIR so much she had the company, Skub Bros, create custom...

28th July 2006 0:00



Ring Of Fire Guitar Donated To Museum

The guitar JOHNNY CASH used to record his signature tune, RING OF FIRE, has been donated to Nashville, Tennessee's new Musicians Hall of Fame and...

28th July 2006 0:00



Actress Countess Gets A Booty Boost

Former MOESHA star COUNTESS VAUGHN has stunned fans by revealing she's had implants fitted in her backside. The actress states she was tired of...

28th July 2006 0:00



Bass' Family Initially Devastated By Gay Revelation

Members of former 'N SYNC member LANCE BASS' strict Southern Baptist family were initially devastated when they learned he was gay, but eventually...

28th July 2006 0:00



Shears Desperate To Marry Minogue

SCISSOR SISTERS frontman JAKE SHEARS desperately wishes he wasn't gay so he could marry his gal pal KYLIE MINOGUE. Shears has a huge crush on the...

28th July 2006 0:00



Jackman + Johansson Plan A Movie Musical

Movie lovers HUGH JACKMAN and SCARLETT JOHANSSON are in secret talks to team up for a new movie musical. The pals, who steam up the big screen in...

28th July 2006 0:00



Chesney Finds Love After Zellweger

Country star KENNY CHESNEY has finally found love again after his four-month marriage to RENEE ZELLWEGER was annulled last December (05). The singer...

28th July 2006 0:00



Harry Potter Stars To Team Up For Equus?

HARRY POTTER star DANIEL RADCLIFFE and his villainous movie uncle RICHARD GRIFFITHS are set to team up on the London stage for a revival of PETER...

28th July 2006 0:00



Lopez's Night Behind Bars Exposed In New Book

Details of JENNIFER LOPEZ's night in jail are to be revealed for the first time in a new book written by one of the cops on duty the night she and...

28th July 2006 0:00



Thurman In Love Triangle With Tarantino?

UMA THURMAN's on-again, off-again relationship with hotelier ANDRE BALAZS is over once more after she was spotted getting cosy with her KILL BILL...

28th July 2006 0:00



Razorlight Offered Mandela's Musical Services

Former South African president NELSON MANDELA nurtures a secret ambition to be a rocker, and offered his services to British band RAZORLIGHT. The...

28th July 2006 0:00



Reid's Boobs Leave Her Red-faced Again

Actress TARA REID's surgically-enhanced boobs have left her red-faced again - this time in a Miami, Florida hotel pool. The bra-less AMERICAN PIE...

28th July 2006 0:00



Hilton + Richie To Publicly Make Up On Letterman Show

PARIS HILTON and NICOLE RICHIE are set to publicly end their two-year-old feud as guests of US chat show king DAVID LETTERMAN. The beloved TV host...

28th July 2006 0:00



Ryan Moves To Massachusetts

Movie star MEG RYAN is reportedly planning to quit Hollywood to concentrate on bringing her adopted baby up in Massachusetts. The WHEN HARRY MET...

28th July 2006 0:00



Shields Shocked By 'Disturbing' Nip/tuck Role

BROOKE SHIELDS insists the character she plays in plastic surgery drama NIP/TUCK is so dark and twisted it makes her feel physically ill. Shields...

28th July 2006 0:00



Tierney To Divorce

ER star MAURA TIERNEY has filed for divorce from her husband, actor BILLY MORRISSETTE. The couple has been married for 13 years and have no...

28th July 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2548

"Mullets are definitely not going to come back in fashion." MIAMI VICE star COLIN FARRELL is no fan of 80s style.

28th July 2006 0:00



Primal Scream Star Boasts Of Ping Pong Coke Habit

PRIMAL SCREAM rocker BOBBY GILLESPIE is set to shock British TV viewers by boasting of taking performance-enhancing drugs - to play table tennis. ...

28th July 2006 0:00



Duff Denies Virginity Quote

Actress/singer HILLARY DUFF has denied telling a magazine interviewer she was still a virgin, insisting she'd never discuss her sex life in public. ...

28th July 2006 0:00



Playmate: 'Metcalfe Broke My Heart'

Playboy Playmate COLLEEN SHANNON has branded DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES hunk JESSE METCALFE a heartbreaker after he snubbed her birthday party. The blonde...

28th July 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2549

"I don't know what he sings, but he's sexy." PARIS HILTON insists COPACABANA singer BARRY MANILOW is one of her favourite musicians - just don't ask...

28th July 2006 0:00



Thurman Considers Online Dating Service

Newly single UMA THURMAN is so desperate to get back on the dating scene she's considering joining a showbiz dating service. The statuesque KILL...

28th July 2006 0:00



Mann Coy About Miami Vice Sequel

MIAMI VICE director MICHAEL MANN will only commit to a sequel of the undercover cop film if he is inspired by a new plot. The coy film-maker,...

28th July 2006 0:00



Dj Star Escapes Charges

Disgraced DJ TROI TORAIN, sacked in May (06) after making on-air racial and sexual comments about a rival DJ's wife and four-year-old daughter, has...

28th July 2006 0:00



Jackson Sells Off Amusement Rides

MICHAEL JACKSON has reportedly closed down his Neverland Ranch funfair for good - and sold his amusement rides for $500,000 (GBP277,800). The pop...

28th July 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2547

"I've been to a bunch of screenings of my movies, and I think when my voice is so loud, the baby can feel it. It does things like move and flip...

28th July 2006 0:00



Michael Threatens Legal Action

LATEST: Troubled pop star GEORGE MICHAEL has vowed to take legal action against a man claiming to have had a sordid homosexual encounter with the...

28th July 2006 0:00



Hicks Obtains Injunction Against Producer

AMERICAN IDOL winner TAYLOR HICKS has obtained a temporary injunction preventing his former producer from releasing a song he wrote. The DO I MAKE...

28th July 2006 0:00



Electra Slams Foxx Rumours

LATEST: CARMEN ELECTRA has slammed media reports she is dating Oscar-winner JAMIE FOXX, insisting "there's not an ounce of truth" to any of the...

28th July 2006 0:00



Cowell Denies Model Fling

LATEST: Pop mogul SIMON COWELL has blasted claims he cheated on his longterm partner TERRI SEYMOUR with a 21-year-old model, insisting they're just...

28th July 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 1861

JACK NICHOLSON loves his movie wardrobes - the actor has recently been spotted wearing the same green and yellow polo shirt his character wore in...

28th July 2006 0:00



Stone Back With Old Flame Shandling?

SHARON STONE has found love again with old flame GARRY SHANDLING. The couple briefly dated in the early 1990s and remained friends after their split...

28th July 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2546

"I've been doing absinthe and I feel great. I can't wait to get on the big-**s ferris wheel." OUTKAST star ANDRE 3000 was excited to launch his new...

28th July 2006 0:00



Yorke Blasts Critics On Website

RADIOHEAD star THOM YORKE has vented fury at critics who have dismissed his debut solo effort by writing a 'poem' on his website. The singer, whose...

28th July 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 1864

SIR MICK JAGGER's former lover LUCIANA MORAD, with whom he has a son, was proposed to by husband-to-be MARCELO CARVALHO at a ROLLING STONES concert.

28th July 2006 0:00



Kazaa To Settle Lawsuits For $115 Million

The operator of the file-sharing website Kazaa has agreed to pay the movie and music industries $115 million to settle a lawsuit accusing Kazaa of...

28th July 2006 18:22



Movie Reviews: The Ant Bully

The Ant Bully is the latest computer-animated film to take the side of the little guys. It receives so-so reviews, with most critics indicating that...

28th July 2006 18:22



Movie Reviews: Miami Vice

The movie may be titled Miami Vice, and it may be directed by Michael Mann, who was responsible for the original TV series, and its characters have...

28th July 2006 18:22



Will Pirates Be Caught In Vice?

For the second week in a row, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest will be challenged by four new films, and some box-office analysts are...

28th July 2006 18:22



Australia's Fcc Hits National Broadcaster

After a two-year investigation, Australia's Communications and Media Authority, the country's TV regulator, has ruled that the Australian...

28th July 2006 18:22



And Then There Was Not One

The One is now the zero, following a decision by ABC to yank the singing competition after it drew the worst records in the network's history last...

28th July 2006 18:22



Mtv Planning No Big Celebration Of 25th Birthday

MTV will observe its 25th birthday on Tuesday, but apparently USA Today is devoting more attention to that milestone today (Friday) than the cable...

28th July 2006 18:22



E! Joins Online Rush

E! Entertainment Channel is the latest TV outlet to jump on the iTunes wagon. The cable network said on Thursday that several of its top shows can...

28th July 2006 18:22



Tv Industry Acts To Avert More Content Regulation

The broadcasting industry, together with the MPAA, the Advertising Council, and the Consumer Electronics Association, has unveiled a $300-million...

28th July 2006 18:22



Maybe The Internet's The New Boob Tube

In an apparent effort to restore his credibility as chairman of the powerful Senate Commerce Committee, Alaska Senator Ted Stevens has said he might...

28th July 2006 18:22



No Contest Between Csi And Grey's Anatomy

They may still be showing reruns, but ABC and CBS in their first confrontation on Thursday nights with their highest-rated TV shows may be testing...

28th July 2006 18:22



Scissor Sister Asks Permission To Cheat

SCISSOR SISTERS drummer PADDY BOOM has asked his girlfriend's permission to cheat on her when the band go on tour. The musician - the band's only...

28th July 2006 20:02


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