25th January 2007

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Hollywood Accused Of Islamophobia

Hollywood films like RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK, ALADDIN and THE SIEGE are depicting "exaggerated and ridiculous" stereotypes of Muslims and...

25th January 2007 0:00



Beyonce Keeps Charging Fall Out Boy From The Top

BEYONCE is proving to be untouchable at the top of the US pop charts after landing an eighth successive week at number one. The former DESTINY'S...

25th January 2007 0:00



Reich And Rollins Pick Up Polar Music Prize

Composer STEVE REICH and jazz saxophonist SONNY ROLLINS have been awarded the 2007 Polar Music Prize. The two US musicians will receive the $143,000...

25th January 2007 0:00



Moore Spooked By Haunted Mansion

Singer/actress MANDY MOORE was terrified when she discovered the remote mansion in which she was recording tracks for her new album was haunted. The...

25th January 2007 0:00



Zellweger Finds Love With Perry?

Oscar winner RENEE ZELLWEGER has found love again - with former BEVERLY HILLS, 90210 hunk LUKE PERRY. The actress, who was briefly married to...

25th January 2007 0:00



Law + Order Stars Sign Lucrative New Deal

Emmy award winner MARISKA HARGITAY and her LAW + ORDER: SVU co-star CHRISTOPHER MELONI have renewed their contracts with the hit TV series, making...

25th January 2007 0:00



Burns Sues Plastic Surgeon Over Botched Lip Op

DEAD OR ALIVE singer PETE BURNS is suing his plastic surgeon for negligence after a lip augmentation procedure left him looking "physically...

25th January 2007 0:00



Gay Rapper Deadlee Blasts 'Homophobic' Hip-hop Stars

Gay rapper DEADLEE has criticised hip-hop stars EMINEM, 50 CENT and DMX for their alleged homophobia. Los Angeles-based Deadlee has used the...

25th January 2007 0:00



Simpson Book Advance Case Dropped

LATEST: OJ SIMPSON's legal battle over the advance for scrapped book IF I DID IT has been thrown out of a Los Angeles court, after a judge ruled he...

25th January 2007 0:00



Jackson's Attorney Seeks $2 Million In Tape Suit

LATEST: MICHAEL JACKSON's former attorney is seeking at least $2 million (GBP1 million) in damages for being secretly videotaped aboard a private jet...

25th January 2007 0:00



Kidman Involved In On-set Accident

Oscar winner NICOLE KIDMAN was taken to hospital last night (24JAN07) after being involved in an accident on the set of her latest film, THE...

25th January 2007 0:00



Dicaprio: 'English Girls Are The Loveliest'

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO is so smitten with British TV presenter CAT DEELEY he's dubbed UK women the "loveliest in the world". The TITANIC actor, whose...

25th January 2007 0:00



Hammond Jr Stops Criminal Car Chase

THE STROKES guitarist ALBERT HAMMOND JR has been praised by police for helping to apprehend a group of runaway suspects in Texas. The star, who was...

25th January 2007 0:00



Bollywood Film Hopes To Solve Missing Mystery

The makers of a new Bollywood movie are hoping the film's general release in India will help solve the real-life mystery of a missing boy. PARZANIA...

25th January 2007 0:00



Lowe Stunned By Swank's Post Split Reveal

Actor CHAD LOWE was stunned when his ex-wife HILARY SWANK went public with his past substance abuse problems after announcing she had split up with...

25th January 2007 0:00



Foxx Based Dreamgirls Character Real-life Execs

Singer/actor JAMIE FOXX didn't need to carry out much research to play the manipulative music boss in DREAMGIRLS - he based his performance on...

25th January 2007 0:00



Sarandon Urges Politicians To End Iraq Occupation

Actress SUSAN SARANDON is urging candidates standing in next year's (08) US presidential election to support a campaign to end the occupation of...

25th January 2007 0:00



Opera Star Palankay Dies

Hungarian mezzo soprano KLARA PALANKAY, who was known for her role as JUDITH in BELA BARTOK's opera BLUEBEARD'S CASTLE, died on Wednesday (24JAN07)...

25th January 2007 0:00



Clooney + Anderson Dating?

GEORGE CLOONEY and PAMELA ANDERSON have become Hollywood's most unlikely couple after the pair was spotted frolicking together on a romantic, fun...

25th January 2007 0:00



Boyd Forced To Rename Band

THE LORD OF THE RINGS star BILLY BOYD has been forced to change his new rock band's name after discovering two other groups were already using the...

25th January 2007 0:00



Waits Wins Big In Car Ad Copyright Case

Singer/songwriter TOM WAITS has settled his lawsuit against a German carmaker and plans to donate his legal windfall to charity. The DOWNTOWN TRAIN...

25th January 2007 0:00



Fox Vents Fury On Youtube

Twentieth Century Fox has issued a legal summons to video website YouTube, after one of its users illegally uploaded entire episodes of hit TV show...

25th January 2007 0:00



Joel's Suicidal Past Comes To Light In New Biography

BILLY JOEL's past is coming back to haunt him in a revealing new book. Claims the PIANO MAN once attempted suicide by swallowing furniture polish...

25th January 2007 0:00



Francis Tried To Buy Back New Paris Video

GIRLS GONE WILD creator JOE FRANCIS desperately tried to buy back intimate video footage he shot with hotel heiress PARIS HILTON that is now being...

25th January 2007 0:00



Thornton's Ex Flees Anderson's Home After Mice Infestation

BILLY BOB THORNTON's ex-wife and their children were forced to flee the home they were renting from PAMELA ANDERSON after it became infested with...

25th January 2007 0:00



Lohan Back On Film Set On Friday

LATEST: Troubled star LINDSAY LOHAN's doctors have given the actress the all-clear to return to the set of her new movie tomorrow (26JAN07). The...

25th January 2007 0:00



Longoria Aghast At Orgasm Scene

EVA LONGORIA has lavished praise on TV censors for not editting her DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES co-star MARCIA CROSS' fake orgasm. The 31-year-old, who...

25th January 2007 0:00



Snow Patrol Drummer To Return Next Month

LATEST: SNOW PATROL drummer JONNY QUINN will rejoin the CHASING CARS band for their Australian tour next month (FEB07). Quinn was forced to take a...

25th January 2007 0:00



Stone Ditches Sexy Image

Hollywood beauty SHARON STONE has vowed not to return to the roles in which she made her name - insisting she has ditched her "sexy" image for good. ...

25th January 2007 0:00



O'toole Laughs Off Retirement Rumours

Veteran British actor PETER O'TOOLE isn't prepared to enter retirement just yet because he still has the mind of "a 21-year-old". The LAWRENCE OF...

25th January 2007 0:00



Rourke Attacks Pet Store Owner Over Sick Dog Sale

Former Hollywood wildman MICKEY ROURKE is barking at a Miami, Florida pet store after discovering owners are selling sick puppies. The dog-loving...

25th January 2007 0:00



Urban Announces 33-Date North American Tour

Country star KEITH URBAN has announced his first US tour dates since undergoing treatment for alcohol abuse. The singer, who is married to actress...

25th January 2007 0:00



Sharone Replaces Barker On +44 Tour

LATEST: Drummer GIL SHARONE frantically memorised an entire gig set in hours after being named the replacement for former BLINK-182 drummer TRAVIS...

25th January 2007 0:00



Lost Star Encourages Extramarital Kissing

LOST star JOSH HOLLOWAY has given his wife YESSICA permission to kiss whoever she wants every time he has to kiss a co-star onscreen. Holloway, who...

25th January 2007 0:00



Fall Out Boy Add To Leaked Album

LATEST: FALL OUT BOY are vowing to beat music download pirates by adding a bonus EP to leaked album INFINITY ON HIGH. Despite original reports, the...

25th January 2007 0:00



Brosnan's Bare Body A 'Distraction'

PIERCE BROSNAN's nude scene in new movie SERAPHIM FALLS was cut because "it was too much of a distraction". The 53-year-old actor had no problem...

25th January 2007 0:00



Winehouse 'Thrown Out Of Bar'

British pop star AMY WINEHOUSE was reportedly left red-faced after being thrown out of a top London bar on Tuesday (23JAN07) because her singing...

25th January 2007 0:00



Mitchell Sings Her Own Tragedy Anthem To Tv Twins

A new song written and performed by US actress BEVERLEY MITCHELL has taken on a very special meaning for the SAW II star - it has become her own...

25th January 2007 0:00



Seventh Heaven As Eva + Tony Plan July Wedding

Superstitious couple EVA LONGORIA and TONY PARKER have chosen the 7 July (07) as their wedding day because they believe 07-07-07 is a lucky number...

25th January 2007 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2763

Scottish actor EWAN MCGREGOR is hosting a Burns night supper in honour of the famed poet RABBIE BURNS in London tonight (25JAN07). Guests will...

25th January 2007 0:00



Denton Sick Of Toilet Snapshots

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES hunk JAMES DENTON is always looking over his shoulder when he's using the restroom - because he's sick of rude guys taking his...

25th January 2007 0:00



Jacobi To Star In Doctor Who

Veteran English actor SIR DEREK JACOBI will star in the third series of hit BBC show DOCTOR WHO. It's not yet known what role the famed thespian...

25th January 2007 0:00



Waters Mellows With Age

PINK FLOYD rocker ROGER WATERS is tired of behaving like a "snotty kid" and trying to look on the bright side of life. The 63-year-old concedes...

25th January 2007 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2764

Glastonbury organiser MICHAEL EAVIS has confirmed THE WHO are to perform at this year (07)'s Glastonbury festival. Other acts set to appear at the...

25th January 2007 0:00



The Things They Say 3887

"My mum is the best. My mum rocks... Is that DORY? I love you Dory." KATE WINSLET's three-year-old son JOE is proud of his mum but stunned he's...

25th January 2007 0:00



Take That Named World's Hottest Hunks

Reformed British boyband TAKE THAT have beaten off competition form GEORGE CLOONEY, BRAD PITT and JOHNNY DEPP to be named the hottest hunks in the...

25th January 2007 0:00



Thurston Defends Pitt's Music Project

SONIC YOUTH rocker THURSTON MOORE has defended actor MICHAEL PITT's ambition to become a music star - insisting it's not a vanity project. Pitt...

25th January 2007 0:00



Voight, Cain + Stamp To Star In Mormon Massacre Movie

JON VOIGHT, DEAN CAIN and TERENCE STAMP are set to upset Mormons across America by revisiting the religion's darkest day in a controversial new...

25th January 2007 0:00



Malcolm In The Middle Star Has Found His Jerry Garcia

Legendary GRATEFUL DEAD leader JERRY GARCIA is the latest dead rocker to be brought back from the grave for a new biopic. With JANIS JOPLIN, JIMI...

25th January 2007 0:00



Wu-tang Clan Confirm New Album

Hip-hop collective WU-TANG CLAN are working on their first album since the death of founder member OL' DIRTY BASTARD in 2004. The GRAVEL PIT group -...

25th January 2007 0:00



Margera Gets Set For Married Life With Drunken Party

JACKASS star BAM MARGERA is such a fan of the Swedish rockers he signed to his Filthy Note record label last year (06), he invited them to play at...

25th January 2007 0:00



Snoop Dogg Pleads Not Guilty To Felony Weapon Charge

LATEST: SNOOP DOGG pleaded not guilty to a felony weapon charge through his lawyers yesterday (24JAN07), when he was arraigned in a Santa Ana,...

25th January 2007 0:00



Leto Tried To Choke Wood At Awards Show

JARED LETO attacked ELIJAH WOOD at an awards show last year (06), because THE LORD OF THE RINGS star had told friends he didn't like Leto's band. ...

25th January 2007 0:00



Mandy Moore Braved Revealing Kitchen Scenes

Pop star MANDY MOORE faced two of her greatest fears in new movie BECAUSE I SAID SO - she had to strip to her underwear and look good in the...

25th January 2007 0:00



Hounsou Dismisses Diamond Campaign

LATEST: BLOOD DIAMOND star DJIMON HOUNSOU has rubbished a campaign which encourages Hollywood beauties to wear diamond-encrusted jewellery to promote...

25th January 2007 0:00



Hudson Dating 'Robinson-lite' Cester?

Actress KATE HUDSON has reportedly returned to her romantic rock roots after her fling with OWEN WILSON - she's allegedly dating JET frontman NIC...

25th January 2007 0:00



Kennedy Ex To Reveal Madonna Romance?

A former girlfriend of JOHN F KENNEDY JR is being paid over $1 million (GBP513,000) for a memoir detailing her relationship with the late hunk, who...

25th January 2007 0:00



Movie Research Turns Neeson Into A Civil War Buff

Filming back-to-back US history movies has turned Irishman LIAM NEESON into an American Civil War expert. The ROB ROY star poured himself into...

25th January 2007 0:00



Wood To Head Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy Camp

LATEST: ROLLING STONE RONNIE WOOD will act as band leader when leading veteran rockers unite to offer Britain's first rock 'n' roll fantasy camp in...

25th January 2007 0:00



Van Halen Get Serious About Reunion

LATEST: VAN HALEN's Rock + Roll Hall of Fame induction seems to have inspired the famously contentious members of the group to get serious about...

25th January 2007 0:00



Brosnan Faced The Big Freeze For Nude Scene

PIERCE BROSNAN risked hypothermia on the set of new period drama SERAPHIM FALLS when he stripped naked in icy temperatures. The Irish star had to...

25th January 2007 0:00



Winslet Praises 'More Mature' Dicaprio

KATE WINSLET is thrilled with the way co-star LEONARDO DiCAPRIO has handled fame after TITANIC became a worldwide sensation. Both stars were in...

25th January 2007 0:00



Booth Stunned By James U-turn

British rocker TIM BOOTH is still coming to terms with his shock decision to reform his band JAMES. The LAID singer insists he had no intention to...

25th January 2007 0:00



Lloyd Weber Unsure If He Can Match Fisher

SIR ANDREW LLOYD WEBER is nervous as he prepares to begin the televised hunt to find the next unknown to fill to lead role in one of his musicals,...

25th January 2007 0:00



Ivana Trump: 'Donald And Rosie Row Is Publicity Stunt'

DONALD TRUMP's ex-wife IVANA is convinced the billionaire developer's public falling out with ROSIE O'DONNELL is nothing more than a publicity...

25th January 2007 0:00



Brown's Widow Contests Will

LATEST: JAMES BROWN's widow TOMI RAE HYNIE is contesting the late singer's will after learning she and her five-year-old son have been cut out. ...

25th January 2007 0:00



Farrell Dating British Singer

Irish actor COLIN FARRELL is dating an up and coming British singer - he met NICOLA WARD while filming an upcoming WOODY ALLEN movie in London. ...

25th January 2007 0:00



Flea Lashes Out At Hendrix Energy Drink

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star FLEA has lashed out after learning the image of his idol JIMI HENDRIX is being used to market a new energy drink. The...

25th January 2007 0:00



Hunter Dating Ice Hockey Star

Model RACHEL HUNTER is moving on from her divorce from ROD STEWART by dating a hunky ice hockey player 13 years her junior. The New Zealand-born...

25th January 2007 0:00



Heche 'Leaves Husband For Co-star'

Actress ANNE HECHE has separated from her husband of five years COLEMAN LAFFOON to be with her MEN IN TREES co-star JAMES TUPPER, according to media...

25th January 2007 0:00



Dna Test On Smith's Baby Blocked

LATEST: A judge has temporarily blocked an order forcing ANNA NICOLE SMITH's baby daughter to undergo paternity testing. A Tuesday (23JAN07)...

25th January 2007 0:00



Moore Experiencing Existential Crisis

Singer/actress MANDY MOORE is desperately trying to figure out the meaning of life after enduring a torrid 2006. The 22-year-old was dumped by her...

25th January 2007 0:00



Connolly To Attend Oscars Alone

Oscar-winning actress JENNIFER CONNOLLY will attend next month's (FEB07) Academy Awards ceremony alone, because her husband PAUL BETTANY will be too...

25th January 2007 0:00



Blunt Has Ski Lift Named After Him

Singer/songwriter JAMES BLUNT has been honoured in the Swiss ski resort Verbier, after a new chairlift was named after him. The YOU'RE BEAUTIFUL...

25th January 2007 0:00



James Brown Honoured With 10,000 Pairs Of Shoes

The organisers of next month's (01FEB07) Soles4Souls benefit concert in Las Vegas will donate 10,000 pairs of shoes to natural disaster victims to...

25th January 2007 0:00



Banks Fights Fat Stories

Former supermodel TYRA BANKS is set to disrobe again on her hit US talk show in a bid to quell reports she's getting fat. Tabloids poked fun at the...

25th January 2007 0:00



Lloyd Weber Protege Writing Songs With His Son

SIR ANDREW LLOYD WEBER's latest protege has forged a songwriting partnership with the PHANTOM OF THE OPERA composer's teenage son. Lord Lloyd-Weber...

25th January 2007 0:00



Allen: 'I'm A Terrible Girlfriend'

British pop star LILY ALLEN fears she is a terrible girlfriend, because she constantly has to be the centre of her lover's attention. The SMILE...

25th January 2007 0:00



Douglas Enjoyed Romps With 'Nazi' Stewardess

Movie legend KIRK DOUGLAS enjoyed kinky romps with a German air stewardess who called herself a "Nazi", before he settled down and started his...

25th January 2007 0:00



Cohen's High School Crush On Spears

BRITNEY SPEARS boyfriend ISAAC COHEN has had a longterm crush on the pop star - he even nicknamed his high school sweetheart "Britney" in honour of...

25th January 2007 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2759

Former PULP frontman JARVIS COCKER, former CATATONIA star CERYS MATTHEWS and BELLE + SEBASTIAN singer STUART MURDOCH all appear on SONGS FOR THE...

25th January 2007 0:00



Klum Conforms To Seal's Style

Supermodel HEIDI KLUM was shocked by some of the clothing choices her husband SEAL made when they first met, but has since grown to love his eclectic...

25th January 2007 0:00



Williams' Smoking Habit Reaches New Heights

ROBBIE WILLIAMS is so addicted to a brand of UK cigarettes, he flies friends over to his Los Angeles home just so he can get his hands on a fresh...

25th January 2007 0:00



Vorderman Splits From Longterm Boyfriend

British TV presenter CAROL VORDERMAN has split from DES KELLY, her boyfriend of five years. The COUNTDOWN co-host, 46, ended her relationship with...

25th January 2007 0:00



The Things They Say 3886

"(On the) first day of filming, Eddie walked on the set as an Asian guy and nobody knew it was Eddie." CUBA GOODING JR was stunned by his NORBIT...

25th January 2007 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2762

Celebrity chef GORDON RAMSAY is celebrating after two of his restaurants were awarded prestigious Michelin stars. The HELL'S KITCHEN star's London...

25th January 2007 0:00



The Things They Say 3885

"I did it after I turned 40, but I told the doctor, 'My face has got to move. I am not looking for perfection, I am looking for refreshment.'"...

25th January 2007 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2761

Generous SIENNA MILLER has donated her entire freebie gift haul from the Sundance Film Festival to the US Leukaemia Society. The items will be...

25th January 2007 0:00



The Things They Say 3884

"The altitude makes me tired, but I love it here." MANDY MOORE on her first experience of attending the Sundance Film Festival in the mountain town...

25th January 2007 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2758

MELANIE GRIFFITH is in therapy after smashing her knee and breaking her leg in a skiing accident at the beginning of the year (07).

25th January 2007 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2760

Former SMASHING PUMPKINS guitarist JAMES IHA has recorded the soundtrack to new Japanese movie LINDA LINDA LINDA.

25th January 2007 0:00



Paris Hilton To Take Website To Court

Socialite Paris Hilton may be making her way back to court, this time to sue a website.The legal action will reportedly centre on a new website...

25th January 2007 8:13



Snoop Dogg Faces Court Over Weapons Charge

Rapper Snoop Dogg faced a Los Angeles court yesterday for allegedly being in possession of a deadly weapon at an airport.The rapper was stopped by...

25th January 2007 8:13



Katie And Posh Will Always Have Paris

The first wives of fashion are back at it in the front rows of Paris's couture shows.KATIE HOLMES and VICTORIA BECKHAM have reunited in the French...

25th January 2007 12:07



Arctic Monkeys To Headline Glastonbury

The Arctic Monkeys will headline this year's Glastonbury festival, organiser Michael Eavis has said.Icelandic star Bjork and The Who will also...

25th January 2007 14:36



The Simpsons And 24 In Fox And Youtube Battle

Hit TV series THE SIMPSONS and KIEFER SUTHERLAND's 24 are at the centre of a legal dispute between 20th Century Fox and social video broadcasting...

25th January 2007 15:19



Take That Top Sexiest Men Poll

Many women have thought it for a while and now it has been confirmed by a magazine poll: Take That are the sexiest men in the world.The comeback...

25th January 2007 15:51



Race Row 'Rescued' Boring Celebrity Bb

This year's Celebrity Big Brother was set to be the most boring series yet until the race row erupted on our screens, a Channel 4 boss has said.Each...

25th January 2007 16:12



Brandy Involved In Fatal Car Crash

Actress and RnB singer Brandy was involved in motorway crash last month that left one woman dead, it has emerged.A California highway patrol report...

25th January 2007 16:34



Celeb Bb Cancels Phone Vote

Bosses of Celebrity Big Brother have scrapped all of the votes cast so far for Friday night's eviction after an error was printed on television...

25th January 2007 16:55



Apocalypto To Open In Mexico

Mexican exhibitors are waiting to see how moviegoers respond to Mel Gibson's Apocalypto which opens in that country today (Thursday). The film, which...

25th January 2007 18:17



Shooting In L.a. Takes A Dive

Location shooting in and around Los Angeles dropped by 7.4 percent in 2006, continuing a recent trend, as other cities, states and countries raise...

25th January 2007 18:17



Movie Theaters To Sell Naming Rights

Borrowing a page from sports arenas and stadiums, movie theaters may be next to sell naming rights to advertisers. Canada's Cineplex Entertainment,...

25th January 2007 18:17



Buyers Shunning Hounddog

The controversial movie Hounddog, which includes a fleeting scene in which a character played by 12-year-old actress Dakota Fanning is raped by a...

25th January 2007 18:17



Pirates Make Waves

A new study has suggested that efforts by the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) and law-enforcement authorities to crack down on online...

25th January 2007 18:17



From Big Brother Bed To Indian Hotbed?

Jade Goody, the British D-list celebrity who touched off an international outcry after she shouted racial epithets at Bollywood star Shillpa Shetty...

25th January 2007 18:17



Fast-food Workers Score Federline Ad

Fast-food workers are slinging hash at a planned Super Bowl commercial by Nationwide Insurance featuring Kevin Federline as a rap superstar. At the...

25th January 2007 18:17



Lopez Disses Leno: New Celeb Feud?

TV star George Lopez may have touched off the latest celebrity feud as he mocked Jay Leno on a radio talk show in Orlando, FL Wednesday, calling him...

25th January 2007 18:17



20th Century Fox Looking For Youtube Poster

A federal judge in Northern California has granted 20th Century Fox subpoenas that have been served on YouTube.com demanding that the video site...

25th January 2007 18:17



Fourth-place Idol Finisher Lands In First Place On Charts

Last week's huge ratings for Fox's American Idol are being credited with putting former Idol contestant Chris Daughtry at the top of the U.S. pop...

25th January 2007 18:17



Idol Steamrolls The Competition

Some 33.56 million viewers tuned in to Wednesday night's edition of Fox's American Idol, some 11 million more than watched the three other major...

25th January 2007 18:17



Pete Burns Launches Lip Op Lawsuit

Celebrity Big Brother star Pete Burns is suing a surgeon because of a botched lip operation.The reality TV star and Dead or Alive singer claims the...

25th January 2007 18:28


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