16th December 2006

<< 15th December 200617th December 2006 >>

Dylan Claims Billboard Critics' Top Accolade

BOB DYLAN's acclaimed new album MODERN TIMES has won another accolade 2006 prize from music industry magazine Billboard's critics. Almost 50 of the...

16th December 2006 0:00

Crazy Tops Spin Singles Poll

GNARLS BARKLEY's pop anthem CRAZY has topped another US magazine poll as the single of 2006. Just days after the catchy tune claimed the top spot in...

16th December 2006 0:00

Clooney Uncovers Source Of Wedding Stories

GEORGE CLOONEY has discovered the source of the reports pal BRAD PITT was marrying ANGELINA JOLIE at his Italian retreat on Lake Como - a hotel...

16th December 2006 0:00

Mcgregor Thrilled By Naked Brush Strokes

Scottish movie star EWAN MCGREGOR will always have fond memories of make-up sessions on the set of arty 1996 film THE PILLOW BOOK - because a...

16th December 2006 0:00

Barker Thrilled By Hilton/moakler Fight Over Him

Former BLINK-182 star TRAVIS BARKER did little to end the feud between his estranged wife SHANNA MOAKLER and reported new girlfriend PARIS HILTON -...

16th December 2006 0:00

Director Baffled By Gosling/mcadams Romance

Hollywood golden couple RYAN GOSLING and RACHEL MCADAMS' romance baffles the director of the movie on which they met - because he was sure they hated...

16th December 2006 0:00

Damon: 'Scorsese Must Get An Oscar'

MATT DAMON is urging Oscar voters to "get it right" and give director MARTIN SCORSESE his first Academy Award or risk turning the big show into a...

16th December 2006 0:00

Clooney: 'Ocean's Thirteen Will Be The Last'

OCEAN'S THIRTEEN will be the last installment in the movie series, because GEORGE CLOONEY wants the franchise to end on a high note. Despite an...

16th December 2006 0:00

Smith Returns To America To Fight For Marshall's Millions

ANNA NICOLE SMITH is back in America for the first time since the death of her son DANIEL in September (06) to pick up the fight for her late husband...

16th December 2006 0:00

Anderson: 'I Would Have Married Anyone In St Tropez'

PAMELA ANDERSON would have married anyone during her summer vacation on the French Riviera, because she was in such a good mood. Anderson insists...

16th December 2006 0:00

Jagger Sick Of Doing All The Work

SIR MICK JAGGER is sick of organising THE ROLLING STONES' tour while his lazy bandmates sit around getting drunk, according to rock pal PETE...

16th December 2006 0:00

Gest Signs Book Deal

Music producer and reality TV star DAVID GEST has reportedly signed a $1 million (GBP500,000) deal to share his life in an autobiography. The...

16th December 2006 0:00

Everett Quit Reality Show After One Day

British actor RUPERT EVERETT walked out of a celebrity version of reality TV show THE APPRENTICE after just one day, because he hated being treated...

16th December 2006 0:00

Jarre Highlights Water Issues In Concert

French electronic music star JEAN MICHEL JARRE will raise the issue of water shortage and desertification by performing a concert on the sand dunes...

16th December 2006 0:00

Collins In Harrods Stun Gun Incident

Veteran actress JOAN COLLINS had a taste of real-life terror while Christmas shopping yesterday (15DEC06), when a suspected thief pulled out a stun...

16th December 2006 0:00

The Game Attempts To End His Beef With 50 Cent

THE GAME invited rap rival 50 CENT to help remix his hit IT'S OKAY (ONE BLOOD) in an effort to end their length feud. The California rapper reveals...

16th December 2006 0:00

Mccartney Blasts Madonna Over Pheasant Shooting

MADONNA has banned pheasant shooting on her English country estate after being blasted by her close friend and staunch animal rights activist STELLA...

16th December 2006 0:00

Hilton To Marry Niarchos

US socialite PARIS HILTON is planning to marry on-off boyfriend STAVROS NIARCHOS and have BRITNEY SPEARS as her matron of honour. The heiress pop...

16th December 2006 0:00

Dedicated Fans Ruined Gallagher's Fame

OASIS star NOEL GALLAGHER's initial rock star success was soured by the runaways who used to congregate outside his London home. The rocker faced...

16th December 2006 0:00

Kaiser Chiefs Blast Girls Aloud For Cover

British rockers KAISER CHIEFS have slammed girl band GIRLS ALOUD for covering one of their songs and changing the lyrics. The band claim Girls Aloud...

16th December 2006 0:00

Lennon Snubs Premiere

JULIAN LENNON refused to attend the premiere of his new documentary-style film - because of society's obsession with celebrity. Lennon, the...

16th December 2006 0:00

Dutch Documentary Banned From Film Festival

A Dutch documentary has been banned from the Jakarta International Film Festival by the Indonesian government - because it contains statements by the...

16th December 2006 0:00

Hallyday Warned To Stay Away From Switzerland

Ageing French rocker JOHNNY HALLYDAY has been advised to stay away from his new ski resort home in Switzerland, because he will die of boredom. The...

16th December 2006 0:00

Nicolas Cage: 'I Could Have Been A Sailor'

Movie star NICOLAS CAGE dreamed of becoming a sailor when he was a kid and admits he could still give up acting and head for the high seas. The...

16th December 2006 0:00

Gibson Bored Of Criticism Over Jewish Rant

Hollywood star MEL GIBSON is sick of the fall out after his anti-Semitic rant at a police officer who arrested him for drink driving. The APOCALYPTO...

16th December 2006 0:00

Anastasio Arrested For Driving Under The Influence

Former PHISH frontman TREY ANASTASIO faces an early 2007 legal battle after getting arrested yesterday (15DEC06) for driving under the influence of...

16th December 2006 0:00

Slipknot Clown Fears His Wife Is Dying

SLIPKNOT star SHAWN 'CLOWN' CRAHAN lives in fear of hearing his wife has died because she suffers from a sever intestinal problem. The heavy...

16th December 2006 0:00

Pitt Won't Fly With Clooney

Hollywood superstar GEORGE CLOONEY refuses to get into an plane piloted by his friend BRAD PITT, because he doesn't trust his landing ability. The...

16th December 2006 0:00

The Things They Say 3602

"She talks a lot. She said something about me once... I'll ask her to her face if she really meant it." Rapper LADY SOVEREIGN isn't rushing into a...

16th December 2006 0:00

The Things They Say 3603

"One's a friend and one's my love." ANGELINA JOLIE on the differences between kissing THE GOOD SHEPHERD co-star MATT DAMON and partner BRAD PITT.

16th December 2006 0:00

The Things They Say 3604

"It's not something any man should go to jail for. People entered my house uninvited. I was p**sed. I'm not a man who deserves to be in jail." Actor...

16th December 2006 0:00

The Things They Say 3601

"I'm a friend more than a father. I'm the kind to let my kids taste champagne at my birthday - they didn't like it." SNOOP DOGG isn't a typical...

16th December 2006 0:00

Actress Lyonne Turns Herself In

AMERICAN PIE star NATASHA LYONNE turned herself in at a Manhattan, New York court yesterday (15DEC06) almost a year after a bench warrant was issued...

16th December 2006 0:00

Hawkins For The House?

The outrageous frontman of The Darkness, Justin Hawkins, has been hotly-tipped to enter the celebrity Big Brother house.Hawkins, 31, hit the UK...

16th December 2006 11:55

Billie: I Miss Dr Who

Actress Billie Piper has admitted missing being a part of hit BBC series Doctor Who. Billie played Rose Tyler, a companion to the doctor in the show...

16th December 2006 12:16

Paris Denies Britney Defence

Party girl Paris Hilton was not the person who penned an online defence of pop starlet Britney Spears this week after all.The 25-year-old socialite...

16th December 2006 17:34

Sir Cliff's At It Again

What could be more Christmassy than Sir Cliff Richard's annual assault on the pop charts?The ageing singer is the only artist to have ever succeeded...

16th December 2006 17:56

Leona Wins X Factor

Leona Lewis has won the third series of The X Factor, becoming the first woman to triumph in the competition.A 21-year-old receptionist from Hackney...

16th December 2006 23:53

<< 15th December 200617th December 2006 >>
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.