15th February 2008

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Boston Rocker Attacks Presidential Wannabe Over Hit

BOSTON frontman TOM SCHOLZ has blasted U.S. presidential hopeful MIKE HUCKABEE for playing his rock classic MORE THAN A FEELING on the campaign...

15th February 2008 1:42



50'S Pal Yayo Cleared Of Assault

50 CENT's longtime pal and rap sidekick TONY YAYO has been cleared of assault charges. Yayo, real name Marvin Bernard, was in court in New York on...

15th February 2008 1:42



Spears' Dad Wins Extension Of Estate Control

A Los Angeles judge has extended temporary control of BRITNEY SPEARS' legal and financial affairs to her father until 10 March (08). L.A. Superior...

15th February 2008 1:42



Garrison Watches Prison Break Behind Bars

Incarcerated former PRISON BREAK star LANE GARRISON has turned on the hit show in a bid to help pass the time behind bars. In a letter to U.S....

15th February 2008 1:42



Writers Strike Claims A Final Victim

KIEFER SUTHERLAND fans will have to wait until 2009 to see the next instalment of hit TV drama 24, thanks to the newly-ended Hollywood writers...

15th February 2008 1:42



Anderson Protests Seal Hunting In Paris

Actress PAMELA ANDERSON will deliver a letter from animal rights campaigner BRIGITTE BARDOT to the Canadian ambassador in Paris to protest seal...

15th February 2008 1:42



Hilton Under Investigation For Dog Boast

PARIS HILTON's dog love has landed her at the centre of a new Los Angeles Department of Animal Services investigation, after the heiress boasted...

15th February 2008 1:42



Strokes Star Is A 40-Year-old Virgin

Former DIFF'RENT STROKES star GARY COLEMAN is a real-life 40-year-old virgin, despite secretly marrying a 22-year-old redhead. The former child...

15th February 2008 1:42



The Things They Say 7183

"Yesterday we had LED ZEPPELIN blaring through the house. Most new moms play BEETHOVEN, but we're playing METALLICA, BOB MARLEY, THE (ROLLING)...

15th February 2008 1:42



Fascinating Fact 4838

A line of jewellery inspired by late QUEEN singer FREDDIE MERCURY and designed by UDI BEHR is to hit stores. The Made In Heaven:The Freddie Mercury...

15th February 2008 1:42



Kanye Takes Vodka On Tour

KANYE WEST's upcoming U.S. tour will be sponsored by vodka firm Absolut. The rapper has dubbed the trek, which begins in Seattle, Washington on 16...

15th February 2008 1:42



Furtado Dismisses Pregnancy Reports

LATEST: Singer NELLY FURTADO has denied she is pregnant with her second child. The Canadian star, who has a four-year-old daughter, was reported to...

15th February 2008 1:42



Jackson Defends Smoking

British singer/songwriter JOE JACKSON has hit out at anti-smoking campaigners because "there's no good evidence" 10 cigarettes a day are harmful. ...

15th February 2008 1:42



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"Lemonade. That's something I never really cared about before. I drank a lot of coffee and have replaced that with lemonade." Pregnant JESSICA ALBA...

15th February 2008 1:42



Fascinating Fact 4839

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA PARKER is revisiting her aerobics teacher past in a series of new Bebe Sports ads. The sexy Latina sports...

15th February 2008 1:42



Irish Actress Longs To See Stars In Los Angeles

Young Irish actress SARAH BOLGER hopes new film THE SPIDERWICK CHRONICLES leads to opportunities in Hollywood - because she wants to see the stars in...

15th February 2008 1:42



Musicians' Step Forward In Copyright Campaign

SIR CLIFF RICHARD and ROGER DALTREY are one step closer to succeeding in their battle to change European copyright laws and allow artists to receive...

15th February 2008 7:40



Crow: 'Cancer Pushed Me To Adopt'

Singer SHERYL CROW was pushed into adopting her first child after she was diagnosed with breast cancer - because the devastating illness made her...

15th February 2008 7:40



The Who To Revive Tommy Opera

THE WHO stars PETE TOWNSHEND and ROGER DALTREY are planning on reviving the band's legendary rock opera TOMMY to celebrate its 40th anniversary. The...

15th February 2008 7:40



Winehouse Forced To Cover Explicit Tattoos For Grammys

AMY WINEHOUSE was forced to cover up her tattoo of a topless woman for the Grammy Awards - after the inking was deemed inappropriate by the event's...

15th February 2008 7:40



Ronson Worried About Jackson's Childhood Visits

Music producer MARK RONSON was nervous when MICHAEL JACKSON was tried on child abuse charges - as the pop superstar used to visit him as a kid. The...

15th February 2008 7:40



Fleetwood Loses Distribution Rights Case

FLEETWOOD MAC drummer MICK FLEETWOOD has lost a long-running battle against the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) over distribution rights for...

15th February 2008 7:40



Aguilera 'Too Terrified' To Give Birth Naturally

New mum CHRISTINA AGUILERA opted to deliver her son by Caesarian section - because she was too scared to give birth naturally. The singer gave birth...

15th February 2008 7:40



Schwarzenegger Won't Be Back

Action star-turned-California Governor ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER will not be reprising his famous role as THE TERMINATOR in the forthcoming movie sequel...

15th February 2008 7:40



Washington's Movie Leads Image Awards

DENZEL WASHINGTON's 2007 movie THE GREAT DEBATERS has taken the top prize at the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)...

15th February 2008 7:40



The Things They Say 7187

"I think LILY ALLEN is the greatest melody writer of her generation." Music producer MARK RONSON sings LILY ALLEN's praises.

15th February 2008 7:40



The Things They Say 7186

"Having been in a relationship with maybe the world's most well-known cancer survivor, that was irony." SHERYL CROW on being diagnosed with breast...

15th February 2008 7:40



The Things They Say 7185

"I remember coming down at seven in the morning and my dad was playing chess with DARYL HALL. I remember ROBIN WILLIAMS tucking me into bed one...

15th February 2008 7:40



Welch Still Hopeful For Desperate Housewives Role

Veteran actress RAQUEL WELCH still hopes to land a role in U.S. TV series DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES after coming close to signing up to the show last year...

15th February 2008 7:40



Phillippe Considering Paparazzi Escape

Actor RYAN PHILLIPPE is considering moving out of Los Angeles because of the effect the paparazzi are having on his children. The star feels...

15th February 2008 7:40



Green Vows To Boycott Nude Roles

JAMES BOND star EVA GREEN has vowed never to go naked in a film again because of the criticism she received for her first movie role in THE...

15th February 2008 7:40



Cross Skipped Honeymoon For Ivf Treatment

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star MARCIA CROSS was so keen to start a family after marrying TOM MAHONEY, she insisted the couple skip their honeymoon to...

15th February 2008 7:40



Eminem Considered For Christensen's Jumper Role

Director DOUG LIMAN had lined up rapper EMINEM to star in new movie JUMPER - but dropped him at the last minute in favour of HAYDEN CHRISTENSEN. The...

15th February 2008 7:40



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"Oh it was amazing. No stooping, no leaning, no standing in a ditch. Just so refreshing that I could wear heels." UMA THURMAN was pleased to work...

15th February 2008 7:40



The Things They Say 7189

" I am? Really? I love it! I'm going to print up t-shirts saying that!" Funnyman WILL FERRELL on hearing that he now earns more per movie than TOM...

15th February 2008 7:40



The Things They Say 7188

"I will never be down with love. Ever. I'm the guy who loves relationships. I love women. I'm very much a romantic and an optimist." TOM CRUISE...

15th February 2008 7:40



Alba Sets A Green Example

Pregnant actress JESSICA ALBA is using her expectant mother status to go green. The actress is determined to set a good example for her unborn...

15th February 2008 7:40



Britney Spears' Family Given More Control Of Estate

The family of Britney Spears have been given increased control over her financial affairs after a hearing on Thursday.Her father, James Spears, was...

15th February 2008 9:32



Shia Labeouf Says Transformers 2 Is "Just Massive"

Transformers star Shia LaBeouf has claimed there's more than meets the eye to the sequel of the action smash hit.Though pre-production on the robot...

15th February 2008 10:39



Liam Gallagher Marries Nicole Appleton On Valentine's Day

Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher has married his long-time girlfriend Nicole Appleton in a secret Valentine's Day ceremony.The Mancunian and the All...

15th February 2008 10:39



Glastonbury Organisers Deny 2008 Festival Will Be The Last

The founder of the Glastonbury festival has denied rumours that this year's event could be the last.Michael Eavis, the Somerset farmer who started...

15th February 2008 10:39



Movie Studios Ready To Negotiate With Screen Actors' Guild

Hollywood film and television studios have put increased pressure on the actors' union to begin contract talks to avert a potential strike.George...

15th February 2008 11:39



Spice Girls To Play At Mandela's Birthday?

The SPICE GIRLS may be planning one final performance at NELSON MANDELA's 90th birthday party.The girls have recently announced that their upcoming...

15th February 2008 11:39



Three Actors To Take On Ledger's Final Role?

Not one but three actors have been signed up to take over the late HEATH LEDGER's role in TERRY GILLIAM's THE IMAGINARIUM OF DR PARNASSUS, according...

15th February 2008 12:00



Juno's Page And Cillian Murphy Set For Psychological Thriller

Juno star Ellen Page has been added to the cast for upcoming psychological thriller Peacock, it has been confirmed.The 20-year-old Oscar nominee is...

15th February 2008 12:20



Young: 'Bush Deserves More Credit'

Veteran rocker NEIL YOUNG has defended GEORGE W. BUSH for sticking to his vision of how to lead America - insisting the U.S. president deserves more...

15th February 2008 12:29



Rapper Prodigy Denies Hospitalisation

LATEST: MOBB DEEP rapper PRODIGY has slammed reports he was hospitalised in New York earlier this week (begs11Feb08), insisting he is in "very good"...

15th February 2008 12:29



Lavigne Blasts 'Stalker' Snappers

Singer AVRIL LAVIGNE has launched a scathing attack on the paparazzi for making BRITNEY SPEARS' life a misery, branding them "f**king stalkers". The...

15th February 2008 12:29



Bono's Charity Gig Exceeds Expectations

Rocker BONO's Valentine's Day (14Feb08) charity auction to help fight AIDS in Africa has raised a near-record breaking $42.6 million (GBP21.3...

15th February 2008 12:29



Lutfi Hires Publicist For Image Turnaround

BRITNEY SPEARS' estranged manager SAM LUTFI has hired PR guru MICHAEL SANDS - just days after he quit as spokesman for the lawyer of the Toxic star's...

15th February 2008 12:29



The Things They Say 7198

"There was a part of my ego that thought it'd die after I left." GEORGE CLOONEY jokes about leaving TV smash E.R. to pursue his movie career.

15th February 2008 12:29



The Things They Say 7197

"I'm a little jittery at night. I don't like the dark so much." WEEDS star MARY-LOUISE PARKER is afraid of the dark.

15th February 2008 12:29



The Things They Say 7196

"God gave her an extra liver, or something... She's got some gift." Actor RYAN REYNOLDS is impressed with his DEFINITELY MAYBE co-star ELIZABETH...

15th February 2008 12:29



The Things They Say 7195

"I don't see the point of writing something about my life that's untrue... If I'm going to write about my life I want to be honest about it."...

15th February 2008 12:29



The Things They Say 7194

"I could be like everyone else (in Hollywood) and stop eating. But that wouldn't make me happy." Actress KELLY LeBROCK has vowed to never diet again,...

15th February 2008 12:29



Hilton's Hottie Movie Voted Worst Ever

Socialite PARIS HILTON's new film THE HOTTIE AND THE NOTTIE has been named the worst movie ever. Users of the Internet Movie Database (IMDb) have...

15th February 2008 12:29



Heroes Is Back After Strike

U.S. TV network NBC Universal is renewing its contract to broadcast sci-fi drama HEROES. The news comes just after the Writers Guild of America...

15th February 2008 12:29



Moakler Looking To Marry Again

Former beauty queen SHANNA MOAKLER is determined to settle down with a man for life - following her turbulent marriage to wild rocker TRAVIS BARKER. ...

15th February 2008 12:29



Portman: 'I'll Never Marry'

STAR WARS actress NATALIE PORTMAN has vowed never to get married - insisting she doesn't need a piece of paper to prove she's committed to her...

15th February 2008 12:29



Strike Pushes Back New Star Trek Movie

The forthcoming STAR TREK movie is the latest casualty of the recent writers strike after studio bosses had to push back the release date for the...

15th February 2008 12:29



The Things They Say 7193

"I certainly have no great respect for politicians as a whole. I think politics is a cesspool." British musician JOE JACKSON distrusts politicians.

15th February 2008 12:29



The Things They Say 7192

"You can't compare my legs to Tina's. She has the legs!" BEYONCE KNOWLES insists her Grammy Awards duet partner TINA TURNER has better legs than she...

15th February 2008 12:29



The Things They Say 7191

"Don't you think it'd be a good idea, if we had a law that said you can't have control of nuclear weapons unless you can pronounce the word nuclear?...

15th February 2008 12:29



T-pain Dreams Of Toby Collaboration

Rapper T-PAIN is desperate to record a duet with country singer TOBY KEITH because he fancies himself as one of the BEER FOR MY HORSES hitmaker's...

15th February 2008 12:29



Feist Praises Ipod Advert

Canadian singer FEIST has credited an iPod Nano advert with turning around her fortunes in the music industry. The four-time Grammy nominated...

15th February 2008 12:29



Watson Dismisses Borrell Dating Rumours

HARRY POTTER star EMMA WATSON has laughed off rumours she is dating rocker JOHNNY BORRELL after the pair were spotted leaving a star-studded party...

15th February 2008 12:29



Delia's 'How To Cheat' Book To Outsell Jamie And Nigella

Delia Smith's new cookery book is set to outsell the current efforts from Jamie Oliver and Nigella Lawson, it has been predicted.How to Cheat at...

15th February 2008 13:00



Geri Halliwell Says Spice Girls 'Will Not Tour Again'

The current Spice Girls world tour is likely to be their last ever, according to Geri Halliwell.The series of concerts has grossed the five-piece...

15th February 2008 13:00



Trick Daddy Charges Dropped

LATEST: Misdemeanour charges against rapper TRICK DADDY have been dropped - after prosecutors admitted the star had not committed any crime. The...

15th February 2008 16:30



Britney's Brother Named Trustee

A judge has granted a request to name BRITNEY SPEARS' older brother a trustee to the troubled singer's funds. The new ruling will give Bryan Spears,...

15th February 2008 16:30



Mccartney/mills Divorce Hearing Heading For Second Week

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's divorce battle with HEATHER MILLS will continue into next week (begs18Feb08) after the warring couple failed to reach an...

15th February 2008 16:30



The Things They Say 7200

"I have been at home playing piano in my underpants." HOUSE star HUGH LAURIE on how he spent his free time while the hit show was on hold during the...

15th February 2008 16:30



Reynolds' Tom Arnold Catastrophe

RYAN REYNOLDS humiliated pal TOM ARNOLD on U.S. TV - and then tried to tempt the recovering alcoholic with a bottle of booze. Definitely, Maybe star...

15th February 2008 16:30



Stallone Plots Another Rambo

Action hero SYLVESTER STALLONE has reneged on his promise to abandon the RAMBO franchise - following the surprise success of his character's big...

15th February 2008 16:30



Danson: 'Protect Our Fish'

Former CHEERS star TED DANSON has called for better practices to protect the world's oceans from over-fishing and contamination. Danson - who played...

15th February 2008 16:30



Grey's Anatomy Stars To Perform Live Show

The casts of GREY'S ANATOMY and its hit spin-off PRIVATE PRACTICE are set to come together for a live singing performance later this month (Feb08). ...

15th February 2008 16:30



Simpson Denies Prody Assault Accusation

O.J. SIMPSON has vehemently denied his girlfriend's recent hospitalisation for "a severe head injury" is a result of physical abuse. According to a...

15th February 2008 16:30



The Things They Say 7199

"We are having a ball in the Big Apple. It's freezing so we're all keeping wrapped up. The shows are still going great. It's fun being back in the...

15th February 2008 16:30



Paramore's Farro Avoids Politics After Clinton Comment

LATEST: PARAMORE guitarist JOSH FARRO has vowed to avoid commenting on U.S. politics - after branding presidential hopeful HILLARY CLINTON "crazy". ...

15th February 2008 16:30



Bon Jovi To Release Documentary

Veteran rockers BON JOVI are set to release their first band documentary - after decades of watching their rock 'n' roll peers' adventures on film. ...

15th February 2008 16:30



Eavis Denies The End Of Glastonbury

The organiser of British music festival Glastonbury has slammed reports 2008 will be the last year the legendary event is staged. Michael Eavis, 72,...

15th February 2008 16:30



Movie Reviews: George A. Romero's Diary Of The Dead

Zombies in tow, George A. Romero returns to the screen with Diary of the Dead, with a plot and hand-held-camera technique that several critics note...

15th February 2008 18:32



Tribune Company Sells Hollywood Studios

Tribune Co. on Thursday sold its TV studios in Hollywood, the home of its Los Angeles TV station, KTLA, and the production site of such shows as...

15th February 2008 18:32



Last Call Writers Getting Last Paychecks

Carson Daly, who was accused of "betraying" his staff writers when he became the first late-night talk-show host to return to the air four weeks...

15th February 2008 18:32



Oscar Commercials Selling For Record Prices

Depending on their placement in the broadcast, 30-second commercials on ABC's telecast of the Feb. 24 Oscars telecast are fetching as much as $1.7...

15th February 2008 18:32



Viewers Watching Recorded Shows After 11:00 P.m.

Local late-night newscasts and network talk shows are likely to face some stiff competition as digital video recorders proliferate in American homes,...

15th February 2008 18:32



Blank Screens For Minority Households?

If the switch to digital television were to occur today instead of one year from Sunday, 13 million households would be staring at blank screens,...

15th February 2008 18:32



"Must-see" Night?

Ratings for virtually all of network television's offerings Thursday -- usually the highest-rated night of the week -- remained off substantially...

15th February 2008 18:32



Shanghai May Yet Film In Shanghai

Chinese officials have denied reports that they have barred the movie Shanghai, being produced by Mike Medavoy for the Weinstein Co., from being...

15th February 2008 18:32



At 82, Polish Great Wajda Turns To "Contemporary" Issues

Legendary Polish film director Andrzej Wajda, who has chronicled his country's turbulent history in numerous features, including his current film...

15th February 2008 18:32



Films About Gay Muslims Shine At Berlinale

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad may have insisted during his visit to the U.S. last year that "in Iran, we don't have homosexuals, like in your...

15th February 2008 18:32



Great Debaters Wins Top Image Award

The Great Debaters, directed by and starring Denzel Washington, has received the NAACP's 2007 Image award as best film of 2007. Washington, along...

15th February 2008 18:32



Toshiba To Throw In The Towel?

Trade publications and tech websites began spreading the word Thursday that Toshiba was about to throw in the towel in the fight between its HD DVD...

15th February 2008 18:32



R. Kelly Accused Of Sexual Fling With Ex-publicist's Daughter

The husband of R. KELLY's former publicist REGINA DANIELS claims his wife severed ties with the R+B star because of a sexual relationship the singer...

15th February 2008 18:48



Hanks + Clooney Warn Of Potential Actors Strike

TOM HANKS and GEORGE CLOONEY have warned an actors strike is a possibility if upcoming talks between the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and the movie...

15th February 2008 18:49



Fascinating Fact 4840

30 SECONDS TO MARS star JARED LETO insists would be lost without his Blackberry - he sends "at least" 400 emails a day and receives an equal number...

15th February 2008 18:49



Scholz: 'I Don't Want A Huckabee Link'

BOSTON rocker TOM SCHOLZ has hit out at presidential hopeful MIKE HUCKABEE for using his biggest hit in an election campaign. Rocker Scholz is...

15th February 2008 18:49



Ronson: "I'm Making No Money'

Music producer MARK RONSON has been warned by his manager to cut back on his huge entourage - because he is not making enough money to keep them on...

15th February 2008 18:49



Simpson To Star In New Reality Tv Show?

Singer JESSICA SIMPSON is in talks to star in a new reality TV show that will document the recording of her next LP. The 27-year-old has been in the...

15th February 2008 18:49



Steel Advises Spears' Parents To Seek Further Treatment

Novelist DANIELLE STEEL is urging the parents of troubled star BRITNEY SPEARS to keep seeking mental health treatment for their daughter - or her...

15th February 2008 18:49



Fascinating Fact 4841

The Latin version of J.K. ROWLING's HARRY POTTER AND THE PHILOSOPHER'S STONE - named Harrius Potter Et Philosophi Lapis - is expected to sell for up...

15th February 2008 18:49



Welch Vows To Steer Clear Of Younger Men

Veteran actress RAQUEL WELCH has vowed never to date a younger man again - because her previous relationships have left her feeling a "terrible...

15th February 2008 18:49



Ling: 'Break-up Caused Shoplifting'

Chinese movie star BAI LING has blamed her recent arrest for shoplifting on 'boyfriend troubles'. The Crow actress was arrested on Wednesday...

15th February 2008 18:49



Indiana Jones Trailer A Hit With Fans

The first footage of new INDIANA JONES movie THE KINGDOM OF THE CRYSTAL SKULL has won critical acclaim - just days after it was released online. A...

15th February 2008 18:49



Australian Tourism Bosses Eye Ali G

Tourism chiefs in Australia want to recruit SACHA BARON COHEN's comic creation ALI G in their latest advertising campaign - and hope the tracksuited...

15th February 2008 18:49


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