7th May 2008

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Fascinating Fact 5281

AMY WINEHOUSE's BACK TO BLACK album has toppled COLDPLAY's X+Y as the all-time top-selling album on internet shopping site Amazon.com.

7th May 2008 1:32



Top Publicist Lands His Own Radio Show

OPRAH WINFREY, DREW BARRYMORE and BILL COSBY's former publicist is set to expose Hollywood's darkest secrets and gossip after landing his own radio...

7th May 2008 1:32



Manchester To Debut Cancer Anthem

Singer MELISSA MANCHESTER has penned a new cancer survivors anthem which she'll debut at Saturday's (10May08) Revlon Run/Walk For Women in Los...

7th May 2008 1:32



Mayer + Fergie Serenade Birthday Boy Clooney

JOHN MAYER and FERGIE gave GEORGE CLOONEY a birthday to remember when they serenaded the movie star during a private party in New York on Monday...

7th May 2008 1:32



Bach, Cara + Jackson Get Set For Country Music Challenge

Rocker SEBASTIAN BACH, FAME actress IRENE CARA and MICHAEL JACKSON's brother JERMAINE are among the fallen stars set to get a little bit country on...

7th May 2008 1:32



Jonas Brothers Plan 3-D Film

The JONAS BROTHERS are set to follow in the footsteps of fellow Disney teen icon MILEY CYRUS by starring in their own 3-D concert film. Cyrus has...

7th May 2008 1:32



Waits Announces Tour With Bizarre Press Conference

Eccentric singer/songwriter TOM WAITS has announced his latest U.S. tour in a bizarre online press conference. The Downtown Train star claims he...

7th May 2008 1:32



Kylie Kicks Off $20 Million European Tour

Australian pop star KYLIE MINOGUE has kicked off her long awaited KYLIEX2008 tour in Paris, France. The Spinning Around hitmaker, who put her career...

7th May 2008 1:32



Heaton's Saucy Photo Shock

PATRICIA HEATON was mortified when a sexy photoshoot for a photographer friend's portfolio ended up on the internet. Heaton was stunned when a fan...

7th May 2008 1:32



Parker: 'Press Attention Makes Me Feel Dirty'

SARAH JESSICA PARKER feels like New York's "town trollop" because of the chaos caused by the paparazzi photographers who follow her every day. The...

7th May 2008 1:32



Spielberg Creates New Family Videogame

STEVEN SPIELBERG has created a new videogame puzzle series in the hope of bringing families together around their Wii consoles. The moviemaker has...

7th May 2008 1:32



O'donnell Pushing Madonna To Direct Nip/tuck

ROSIE O'DONNELL is hoping to persuade pal MADONNA to direct an episode of hit plastic surgery drama NIP/TUCK, after playing a recurring role on the...

7th May 2008 1:32



Williams Thanks His Wife For Easy Divorce

Funnyman ROBIN WILLIAMS has paid tribute to his estranged wife MARSHA, thanking her for not turning their divorce battle into a messy and expensive...

7th May 2008 1:32



Sex Fans Get The Unedited Story In Companion Book

Fans of SEX + THE CITY will be surprised when they read through a new book based on the upcoming movie - because it features characters and plotlines...

7th May 2008 1:32



The Things They Say 8238

"I was always bored. I didn't like rules. I didn't like discipline. And so when someone said to me, 'These are the bestdays of your life,' I actually...

7th May 2008 1:32



Fascinating Fact 5282

Rap star COMMON has been added to the cast of the fourth TERMINATOR movie, TERMINATOR SALVATION: THE FUTURE BEGINS. CHRISTIAN BALE will star in the...

7th May 2008 1:32



Fascinating Fact 5283

The SIX MILLION DOLLAR MAN LEE MAJORS and his fourth wife FAITH renewed their wedding vows on the actor's 69th birthday last month (23Apr08) in...

7th May 2008 1:32



The Things They Say 8239

"I've been married 15 times and I've killed every one of my husbands." Actress EVA MENDES on her new role in THE SPIRIT.

7th May 2008 1:32



Ramsay Stunned To Hear Son Has A Foul-mouth

Foul-mouthed celebrity chef GORDON RAMSAY has been forced to tell his son to curb his bad language after learning the eight year old is swearing at...

7th May 2008 1:32



Minogue Credits Cowell With X Factor Return

DANNII MINOGUE has credited music mogul SIMON COWELL with persuading her to return to British reality show THE X FACTOR, following a bitter feud with...

7th May 2008 7:41



Diddy Hosts Posh Party

SEAN COMBS held a croquet party to celebrate getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday (02May08). The star became the first rapper to...

7th May 2008 7:41



The Things They Say 8240

"I want that WONDER WOMAN costume - but it's probably too revealing." Model GISELE BUNDCHEN would love to dress up as the hotpant-wearing superhero -...

7th May 2008 7:41



Ricci Gives Up Concerts Over Height Issues

Actress CHRISTINA RICCI has "given up" going to music concerts - because she is so short she can never see the stage. The 5 foot 1 inch (1.6 metres)...

7th May 2008 7:41



Whitaker Stabbed As A Bouncer

Oscar-winning actor FOREST WHITAKER was stabbed while working as a doorman at a nightclub - but lived to tell the tale. The Last King of Scotland...

7th May 2008 7:41



Kutcher: 'Diaz Is Fitter Than Me'

Hollywood actor ASHTON KUTCHER struggled to keep up with his WHAT HAPPENS IN VEGAS co-star CAMERON DIAZ on the set of the movie - as she is much...

7th May 2008 7:41



Freeman Urges Hollywood Gays To 'Come Out'

THE OFFICE star MARTIN FREEMAN is convinced there are many high profile gay actors in Hollywood - and can't understand why they don't reveal their...

7th May 2008 7:41



Director Cohen Slams Weisz

Director ROB COHEN has criticised British actress RACHEL WEISZ for refusing to return for the third installment of THE MUMMY trilogy. The...

7th May 2008 7:41



Wilson: 'Day Was My Style Icon'

Singer for 1960's girl group THE SUPREMES MARY WILSON idolised Hollywood bombshell DORIS DAY - hailing the actress her style icon. The Baby Love...

7th May 2008 7:41



Harrison's Son To Tour

Late BEATLE GEORGE HARRISON's son DHANI is set to embark on his first tour with his band THENEWNO2. The 29-year-old, who made his musical debut...

7th May 2008 7:41



Wilson: 'The Supremes Influenced Winfrey'

Singer for 1960's girl group THE SUPREMES MARY WILSON claims the soul trio influenced major black stars such as WHOOPI GOLDBERG and OPRAH WINFREY. ...

7th May 2008 7:41



The Things They Say 8241

"I meet people and they say, 'Are you Tim from THE OFFICE?' And when I say, 'Yes', they says, 'Have you done anything else?' Some people actually...

7th May 2008 7:41



Britney Wins Greater Access To Kids After New Hearing

Britney Spears will be permitted more access to her two sons after a new hearing in her custody battle with her ex-husband Kevin Federline.The...

7th May 2008 9:32



Juno's Ellen Page To Take On Jane Eyre

Ellen Page is to star as Jane Eyre in a new adaptation of the Charlotte Bronte novel.The Juno star will put her headstrong talents into the role of...

7th May 2008 10:32



Skins Lead British Charge For Prestigious Rose D'or Awards

E4's Skins has helped the UK to lead the way at the esteemed Rose d'Or awards in Switzerland.The teen drama took the best drama prize while Channel 4...

7th May 2008 11:52



Iron Man Batters Its Way To Top Of UK Box Office

Iron Man has followed its huge US success by taking the number one spot in the UK and Ireland.The Marvel Studios movie opened to a massive $101...

7th May 2008 12:13



Pete Doherty's Solo Show Rescheduled

PETE DOHERTY is planning a solo concert at London's Royal Albert Hall.The gig was supposed to take place on April 26th but was delayed due to Pete's...

7th May 2008 12:13



Jk Rowling Wins Court Battle Over Picture Of Son

Harry Potter author JK Rowling has won a legal battle banning the publication of a picture taken of her son when he was 18 months old.Judge Sir...

7th May 2008 12:13



Coldplay's 'Buy One, Get One Free' Album

British rockers COLDPLAY are giving fans the chance to own their new album for half the usual price - by announcing a "buy one get one free" offer on...

7th May 2008 12:19



Doherty Vows To Clean Up His Act

British rocker PETE DOHERTY has vowed to make a renewed effort to give up drugs and get his life together after he was released from prison early...

7th May 2008 12:19



Madonna Upsets French Fans With Short Performance

Pop superstar MADONNA upset her fans in France on Tuesday night (06May08) after turning up to a concert more than two hours late. And the Holiday...

7th May 2008 12:19



The Things They Say 8242

"I have to remember to keep changing the batteries. Aside from not going through metal detectors at airports." Former JAMES BOND star ROGER MOORE on...

7th May 2008 12:19



Welsh Makes Film About Death Row Prisoner

TRAINSPOTTING creator IRVINE WELSH has made a film about the life of a Scottish marine who was released from death row after 21 years behind bars. ...

7th May 2008 12:19



Kutcher Is Role Model For Moore's Kids

ASHTON KUTCHER is happy to be a role model for his wife DEMI MOORE's children - as he was a troubled teen but managed to turn his life around. The...

7th May 2008 12:19



Paltrow's Birthday Cookery Lesson

GWYNETH PALTROW was once given a cookery lesson with top British chef JAMIE OLIVER as a birthday present. The Hollywood actress was delighted with...

7th May 2008 12:19



Lohan Signs Up For Fake Pregnancy Film

Troubled star LINDSAY LOHAN will fake a pregnancy for her next movie role. The actress - who is currently filming a guest appearance on hit U.S. TV...

7th May 2008 12:19



Rome's Mayor Denied Banning Hollywood Stars

The Mayor of Rome, Italy, has denied he is planning to ban Hollywood stars from the city's forthcoming film festival. Gianni Alemanno recently came...

7th May 2008 12:19



Rowling Wins Privacy Case

LATEST: HARRY POTTER author J.K. ROWLING has won a court battle to ban the publication of pictures of her son DAVID when he was 18 months old. The...

7th May 2008 12:19



Fascinating Fact 5285

Australian singer MISSY HIGGINS has signed up to perform on an all-lesbian cruise in October (08). The star, who came out as bisexual last year (07),...

7th May 2008 12:19



Fascinating Fact 5284

DJ MARK RONSON is set to support JAY-Z on his U.K. arena tour in July this year (08). The pair will also appear together at London's O2 Wireless...

7th May 2008 12:19



Paramore Speak Out For Cyrus

MILEY CYRUS has found an unlikely source of support in a rock star - PARAMORE's HAYLEY WILLIAMS. The Hannah Montana star sparked controversy in the...

7th May 2008 12:19



Nutini Shocked By Rock/anderson Marriage

Scottish singer PAOLO NUTINI is baffled why his new pal KID ROCK ever wed his ex-wife PAMELA ANDERSON - as the rocker has always been against the...

7th May 2008 12:19



The Things They Say 8243

"The last time I cooked was on Christmas Day three years ago." Supermodel EVA HERZIGOVA still hasn't got to grips with her kitchen.

7th May 2008 12:19



Sir Alan Sugar Calls For Investment In 'Broken Britain'

Sir Alan Sugar has argued that drastic action is needed to combat the problems in British society.The businessman had told contestants on last week's...

7th May 2008 12:34



Carey + Cannon Confirm Wedding Reports

MARIAH CAREY and NICK CANNON have confirmed reports they are now husband and wife. The couple married in a sunset ceremony at Carey's home in the...

7th May 2008 16:22



Liv Tyler's Marriage In Trouble?

LIV TYLER has left question marks hanging over her marriage to British rocker ROYSTON LANGDON, after posing at New York's Costume Institute Gala on...

7th May 2008 16:22



Groban 'Honoured' To Be Named A Beautiful Person

Singer JOSH GROBAN feels "honoured" to be named in U.S. magazine People's 100 Most Beautiful list - even though he fears ridicule for his inclusion. ...

7th May 2008 16:22



Paltrow: 'Martin Is A Perfectionist'

Hollywood actress GWYNETH PALTROW has lavished praise on her husband CHRIS MARTIN for working so hard on his band COLDPLAY's new album - after he...

7th May 2008 16:22



Simpson Slams 'Bad Luck Charm' Status

JESSICA SIMPSON has hit out at fans of American football team the Dallas Cowboys, for dubbing her a bad luck charm. Devotees of the Texas team...

7th May 2008 16:22



Britney Gives Sister Advice On Motherhood

BRITNEY SPEARS has given her pregnant teenage sister JAMIE LYNN advice on motherhood. Spears - mum to Sean Preston, two, and Jayden James, one -...

7th May 2008 16:22



Harmon Joins Rape Campaign

Former LAW + ORDER star ANGIE HARMON has become a board member at a Rape Treatment Centre in California to speak out against sex crimes and help...

7th May 2008 16:22



Whitaker Risked Life Against Armed Man

Oscar-winner FOREST WHITAKER was once forced to risk his life wrestling a knife-wielding mental patient to the ground. The Last King Of Scotland...

7th May 2008 16:22



Mccartney To Design Johansson's Wedding Dress

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's fashion designer daughter STELLA is desperate to create a wedding dress for bride-to-be SCARLETT JOHANSSON. The actress...

7th May 2008 16:22



Irwin Settles Zoo Lawsuit

The widow of Crocodile Hunter STEVE IRWIN has settled a legal battle with a debt recovery agency out of court. Terri Irwin and the family's...

7th May 2008 16:22



Poisoning Row Drove Richards And Sheen Apart

DENISE RICHARDS gave up on her marriage to CHARLIE SHEEN when he accused her of poisoning their daughter SAM by immunising her, the former BOND girl...

7th May 2008 16:22



Winehouse Arrested Over Drug Offences

Troubled singer AMY WINEHOUSE has reportedly been arrested over drug offences. The 24-year-old star is currently being questioned at a police...

7th May 2008 18:02



Sweeps Swept By Low Ratings

It certainly didn't look like a sweeps week last week as many ordinarily top-rated television shows recorded some of their lowest ratings ever....

7th May 2008 18:46



First A Strike, Now Runaway Production

ABC-TV production crew members, already experiencing sleepless nights as they worry about the possibility of an actors' strike shutting down the...

7th May 2008 18:46



Pundits Ponder Primaries

Hillary Clinton canceled media appearances and other engagements for the day in order to assess the results of Tuesday's primary results. With...

7th May 2008 18:46



Common Lands Terminator Role

Rapper COMMON has landed a high-profile role in the fourth instatement of THE TERMINATOR movie franchise. Common - real name Lonnie Rashid Lynn -...

7th May 2008 19:03



Lil' Wayne Swaps 50 Cent For Cole

Rapper LIL' WAYNE has confirmed he won't be touring with 50 CENT on his current tour his G-UNIT band - insisting he hopes to take to the stage with...

7th May 2008 19:03



Ryan Attacked Driver In 'Road Rage'

LATEST: British singer LEE RYAN punched a taxi driver in the head in a "road rage" attack on New Year's Eve (31Dec07), a court has heard. The...

7th May 2008 19:03



Banda's Father Speaks Out Over Madonna Adoption

The Malawian father of MADONNA's adopted son DAVID BANDA has spoken of his heartbreak at letting his son go - insisting he didn't "abandon" the tot. ...

7th May 2008 19:03



Jamie Lynn Needs Help Naming Unborn Daughter

JAMIE LYNN SPEARS is begging friends and family to help her choose a name for her unborn daughter. The 17-year-old sister of superstar Britney has...

7th May 2008 19:03



Jay-z And Beyonce's Arizona Honeymoon

Newlyweds JAY-Z and BEYONCE sneaked off for a secret honeymoon at a luxury resort in the Arizona desert, according to reports. The couple squeezed a...

7th May 2008 19:03



Rihanna 'Confirms' Brown Romance

RIHANNA has moved a step closer to confirming her relationship with R+B star CHRIS BROWN, by admitting they are "very close". The pair have...

7th May 2008 19:03



Winehouse Arrested Over Drug Offences

Troubled singer AMY WINEHOUSE has been arrested on suspicion of drug offences after footage of the star allegedly smoking crack cocaine was handed to...

7th May 2008 19:03



Vanilla Ice Threatened Suicide During Row With Wife

LATEST: Rapper VANILLA ICE repeatedly threatened to kill himself in a bizarre 911 call his wife made during a violent row last month (Apr08). Ice -...

7th May 2008 19:03



Fears Of Actors' Strike Grow After Failure In Studio Talks

The potential for a new Hollywood strike has increased after the actors' union failed to reach a deal with studio representatives.The Screen Actors'...

7th May 2008 20:40



Davina Mccall To Take Up 'Serious' Acting

TV star DAVINA MCCALL has revealed that she wants to quit presenting to pursue serious acting roles.She has even hired Michael Foster, the man who...

7th May 2008 21:10



Superbad Leading The Pack In Mtv Movie Awards Nominations

Teen comedy Superbad is the favourite to sweep the board at the MTV Movie awards next month with five nominations, it has been announced.The film's...

7th May 2008 21:10



Winehouse Arrested Over Claims Of Drug Use

Amy Winehouse has been arrested and questioned over her alleged use of hardcore drugs.The singer attended a police station in London to answer...

7th May 2008 21:10



Lee Ryan In Court Over 'Road Rage' Incident

Former Blue singer Lee Ryan attacked a taxi driver by punching him in the head on New Year's Eve, a court heard today.The 25-year-old is accused of...

7th May 2008 21:10



Kelly Child Pornography Trial To Begin On Friday

Troubled R+B star R. KELLY's child pornography trial is to start in Chicago, Illinois on Friday (09May08) after a series of delays and hold-ups. ...

7th May 2008 22:00



Simpson + Wentz To Wed Next Week?

Pop pair ASHLEE SIMPSON and PETE WENTZ are rushing up the aisle and will wed next week (beg12May08) in California, according to Internet reports. ...

7th May 2008 22:00



Fascinating Fact 5286

KID ROCK is to tour North America with Southern rock icons LYNYRD SKYNYRD this summer (08). The Rock and Rebels tour will begin in Oklahoma City,...

7th May 2008 22:00



Madonna On Top Again

MADONNA has claimed her seventh U.S. number one album by taking HARD CANDY to the top of the Billboard 200 in its first week on release. The pop...

7th May 2008 22:00



Spears' Trainer Impressed With Pop Star's Fitness

BRITNEY SPEARS has left her trainer stunned by her work-out schedule, which has helped her shed 15 pounds (6.8 kilograms) in four weeks. Marc...

7th May 2008 22:00



Carey's Ex Suggested Cannon For Video

MARIAH CAREY's ex-boyfriend may have driven NICK CANNON into the pop diva's arms when he suggested she use the rapper/actor in her new video. ...

7th May 2008 22:00



Moss Gets Provocative For Lingerie Catalogue

Supermodel KATE MOSS is giving boyfriend JAMIE HINCE a sneak peek of what he can expect on the couple's wedding night by posing for a steamy new...

7th May 2008 22:00



Epps Caught Up In Beating Scandal

Movie funnyman MIKE EPPS has been accused of beating up a man who attempted to serve the star with paternity court papers. The Friday After Next...

7th May 2008 22:00



Dourdan Charged With Felony Drug Possession

LATEST: CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION star GARY DOURDAN has been charged with three felonies for possession of a controlled substance following his...

7th May 2008 22:00



Jolie And Pitt 'Expecting Twins' - Reports

ANGELINA JOLIE and BRAD PITT are expecting twin girls, according to new tabloid reports. The couple is said to be thrilled with the news,...

7th May 2008 22:00



The Things They Say 8244

"KYLIE MINOGUE is the greatest thing that has happened to Australian music. Before her the world didn't have a f**king clue about our music, nor any...

7th May 2008 22:00



Keys Raises Money By Asking Fans To Text Charity

ALICIA KEYS helped raise a small fortune for the Keep a Child Alive charity during her concert in Los Angeles on Monday night (05Apr08) - by asking...

7th May 2008 22:00



Actress Mckinsee Dead At 72

Stage and soap star BEVERLEE MCKINSEY has died due to complications after a kidney transplant. She was 72. The actress made her mark on Broadway and...

7th May 2008 22:00



Nixon Told Davis About Breast Cancer Battle

CYNTHIA NIXON's SEX + THE CITY co-star KRISTIN DAVIS knew all about the actress' secret breast cancer battle - because the two friends were together...

7th May 2008 22:00



Tomlin Bitter She Missed The Chance To Be A Gay Pioneer

Gay actress LILY TOMLIN regrets not 'coming out' 30 years ago, because she missed the chance to become the first openly-lesbian star. Tomlin was...

7th May 2008 22:00



Cruise's Tribute To Female Icon Walters

TOM CRUISE made an impromptu appearance on U.S. TV talk show THE VIEW on Wednesday (7May08) - to pay a video tribute to veteran host BARBARA...

7th May 2008 22:00



Williams Gets Her Degree 25 Years Late

UGLY BETTY star VANESSA WILLIAMS is set for a Mother's Day weekend (10-11May08) she won't forget by picking up her bachelor of fine arts degree 25...

7th May 2008 22:00


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