17th June 2008

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Weezer Star Dreams Up Odd Concert Idea

Quirky WEEZER star RIVERS CUOMO is hoping to persuade fans to show up with instruments at upcoming concerts - so the band can just sing along to...

17th June 2008 1:53



Sorum Plans Charity Gig In Kenya

VELVET REVOLVER star MATT SORUM has formed an all-star supergroup to perform at a landmark concert in Kenya. The one-time Guns N' Roses and The Cult...

17th June 2008 1:53



50 Cent Touched By African Fans

Rapper 50 CENT has been deeply touched by his trip to Africa with his G-UNIT labelmates - because it has made him aware of how much African fans have...

17th June 2008 1:53



Bow Wow Fires Back At Loose-lipped Video Vixens

Rapper BOW WOW has fired back at two music video models who poked fun at his womanising ways and his stature on a radio show. Dollicia Bryant and...

17th June 2008 1:53



Iron Maiden Stage Soccer Show During Power Cut

Heavy rockers IRON MAIDEN staged a show of soccer skills when a power outage stopped their Sunday night (15Jun08) show at Madison Square Garden in...

17th June 2008 1:53



The Things They Say 8609

"Get the picture. Go to the police department, thank them for arresting you, frame the picture and put it up in your kitchen." Actress JAMIE LEE...

17th June 2008 1:53



Larter Forced To Lose Weight On Movie Location

HEROES star ALI LARTER was once treated like an outcast on a film set after discovering how cruel Hollywood can be to an actress who gains weight. ...

17th June 2008 1:53



Aniston + Mayer Jet Off To Mexico

JENNIFER ANISTON and boyfriend JOHN MAYER have taken their romance to a new level by jetting off to Mexico for a break. The hot couple is enjoying a...

17th June 2008 1:53



Thomas The Tank Engine Director Dies

The man who adapted children's favourite THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE for TV has died after suffering a heart attack. David Mitton directed the pilot for...

17th June 2008 1:53



Perrette Relieved After Pal Is Found

LATEST: A missing woman who sparked a search led by NCIS star PAULEY PERRETTE has been found. The actress launched a public appeal to help find her...

17th June 2008 1:53



Downey Jr. In Talks To Play Cowboy In Quirky Sci-fi Western

ROBERT DOWNEY JR. is set to bring a 10-year-old sci-fi movie idea to the big screen after negotiating to star in COWBOYS + ALIENS. The Iron Man star...

17th June 2008 1:53



Baio Opens Up About Baby Daughter's Medical Battle

TV star SCOTT BAIO has revealed the truth about his baby daughter's health scare, which almost cost her life. The former Happy Days star became a...

17th June 2008 1:53



Hollywood Monster Maker Stan Winston Loses Cancer Battle

STAN WINSTON, the man behind some of Hollywood's most amazing monsters, has died after losing his battle with cancer. The Oscar-winning visual...

17th June 2008 1:53



The Things They Say 8608

"I've never played her WEEZER. We mostly play her Japanese nursery rhymes." Rockers RIVERS CUOMO admits he's yet to get his one-year-old daughter...

17th June 2008 1:53



The Things They Say 8607

"They're gonna have to drag that guy outta here with a thousand horses. He's one of the strongest, most incredible men I've ever had the pleasure of...

17th June 2008 1:53



Big Brother 9 Housemates Fail Crisp-licking Task

The housemates in the ninth series of Big Brother have missed out on being awarded a gift token after failing a new task.The group's failure to...

17th June 2008 6:01



British Men Become Ian Beale

British males identify most closely with Ian Beale when it comes to cash.A poll by Scottish Widows revealed a fifth of UK men surveyed compare...

17th June 2008 6:01



Hall To Daughters: 'Don't Fall For A Man Like Jagger'

Former supermodel JERRY HALL has banned her daughters from marrying men like SIR MICK JAGGER - because the rocker was a serial womaniser. The Texan...

17th June 2008 7:16



Coldplay Imitate Muse's Live Shows

COLDPLAY star CHRIS MARTIN is so impressed by MUSE's live performances, he models his own concerts on the British trio's. The Yellow hitmakers have...

17th June 2008 7:16



Radiohead Can't Give Tickets Away

Rockers RADIOHEAD were left with rows of empty seats at a recent concert after a eco-friendly stunt to give away tickets backfired. The Creep...

17th June 2008 7:16



The Things They Say 8610

"I like my spare time. I like to play hockey, I like to paint, I play the ukulele, I watch the military channel. I'm a sexy, sexy man." Comedian MIKE...

17th June 2008 7:16



Carolla To Host U.s. Top Gear

Comedian ADAM CAROLLA has been announced as the host of the new U.S. adaptation of the BBC's hit motoring show TOP GEAR. The Man Show star will join...

17th June 2008 7:16



Bateman Lands Gig As Tv Director

JUNO star JASON BATEMAN has inked a deal to develop and direct new TV projects - after impressing network execs with his work on forthcoming sitcom...

17th June 2008 7:16



Voight To Join 24

JON VOIGHT is ecstatic after being asked to join the cast of his favourite TV show 24 - to play a villain. The 69-year-old Oscar winner will make...

17th June 2008 7:16



Hollywood Private Eye Makes Appeal

Disgraced Hollywood private investigator ANTHONY PELLICANO is launching an appeal against his convictions of federal racketeering in a wiretapping...

17th June 2008 7:16



Smith And Daughter Go To Battle On Big Screen

WILL SMITH and his daughter WILLOW are set for a big screen battle in July (08) when their new films are released on the same day. Seven-year-old...

17th June 2008 7:16



Stewart Slowed Down By Age

ROD STEWART's plans to expand his family with wife PENNY LANCASTER have been hampered by the aging rocker's decreased stamina. The Maggie May...

17th June 2008 7:16



Weller Proud Dad Of Mod Child

PAUL WELLER is thrilled his youngest child seems to have taken a liking to mod music - and the genre's fashions. Former The Jam frontman Weller,...

17th June 2008 7:16



Fascinating Fact 5471

Soccer ace and wine enthusiast DAVID BECKHAM has joined the Napa Valley Reserve, the U.S.A.'s first wine "country club", which describes itself as an...

17th June 2008 7:16



Amy Winehouse To Return Home After Hospitalisation

Amy Winehouse is to return home after being taken to hospital for tests on Monday, her spokesman has confirmed.The troubled singer was taken to the...

17th June 2008 8:42



Duffy Claims Song Of The Year Prize At Mojo Awards

Duffy's smash hit Mercy has been named song of the year in the Mojo Honours List 2008.The Welsh singer's number one single was called a "timeless...

17th June 2008 9:02



Britney Spears Off The Hook Over Foot Crushing

Britney Spears will not be charged over an incident in which she allegedly ran over the foot of a paparazzo in Los Angeles.The photographer, who...

17th June 2008 9:22



Coldplay Return To Live Circuit With Free Brixton Show

Coldplay have marked their return to live performance with a free concert for competition winners at London's Brixton Academy.The south London show...

17th June 2008 9:42



Box Office Turns Green

Movie theaters across North America saw a lot of green inside and out over the weekend as The Incredible Hulk debuted with an estimated $54.5...

17th June 2008 10:05



In-theater Boozing Paying Off

Over the past year, movie theaters in the U.S. earned $540 million from on-screen advertising shown prior to movie screenings, according to the...

17th June 2008 10:05



Bollywood Producer To Make Movie In Hollywood

Bollywood film producer Sajid Nadiadwala says his next film will be shot at Universal Studios in Hollywood and that he has signed Sylvester...

17th June 2008 10:05



Budget Slashed At Bangkok Film Festival.

The Bangkok Film Festival, which for a time seemed destined to become the Cannes festival of Asia, will apparently become a shadow of its former...

17th June 2008 10:05



Pussycat Dolls Axe Britney Cameo

A cameo appearance by Britney Spears has been axed from the new PUSSYCAT DOLLS video.The girl group steered clear of the subject during an appearance...

17th June 2008 11:03



Vatican Bans Da Vinci Code Prequel From Filming

Producers of Angels and Demons, the prequel to The Da Vinci Code, have been banned from filming in churches in Rome, due to the content of the...

17th June 2008 11:43



The Things They Say 8611

"We're like herpes I guess." KISS star PAUL STANLEY jokes that the band are hard to get rid of from the live music scene.

17th June 2008 12:09



Wainwright Praises Johansson's Musical Talents

Canadian singer MARTHA WAINWRIGHT has tipped SCARLETT JOHANSSON to be a chart topper - leaving fellow actress-turned-singer JULIETTE LEWIS in her...

17th June 2008 12:09



Kiss Blames Fans For 'Killing The Music Industry'

KISS frontman GENE SIMMONS has blamed music fans for the demise of the music industry - and is begging them to stop downloading records illegally. ...

17th June 2008 12:09



Dayne Ordered To Complete Anti-drink Course

Singer TAYLOR DAYNE has been ordered to attended a drink counselling course after pleading no contest to one charge of driving under the influence. ...

17th June 2008 12:09



Bone Thugs-n-harmony Reunite

Rap group BONE THUGS-N-HARMONY have reunited after healing a rift with bandmember BIZZY BONE. Founding member Krayzie Bone admits the group is...

17th June 2008 12:09



Simpson Slammed By Animal Rights Group

Singer/actress JESSICA SIMPSON has come under fire by an animal rights group for voicing her love of meat - through a slogan on her T-shirt. Simpson...

17th June 2008 12:09



Stevens Comes To The Rescue Of Damsel In Distress

Actor FISHER STEVENS rushed to the rescue of a drunken woman in New York at the weekend (14-15Jun08) after witnessing her fall to the ground. The...

17th June 2008 12:09



Hilton's Doggy Knockback

Socialite PARIS HILTON was turned away from a pet store in Los Angeles at the weekend (14-15Jun08) after employees refused to let her buy a puppy -...

17th June 2008 12:09



Chenoweth Sends Kidman Good Luck

Actress KRISTIN CHENOWETH has sent her BEWITCHED co-star NICOLE KIDMAN warm wishes ahead of the birth of her first child. Chenoweth - who starred...

17th June 2008 12:09



Foster Silences Paparazzi

Hollywood actress JODIE FOSTER has hit out at the paparazzi after they attempted to photograph her sharing a car with a mystery woman. The Silence...

17th June 2008 12:09



Hoffman Buys Diners' Food

Kindhearted DUSTIN HOFFMAN has offered to buy 50 people dinner - if they order his namesake dish from the menu. The Rainman star will buy food for...

17th June 2008 12:09



Tyler Gives Dad Steven Fashion Tips

LIV TYLER has dished out fashion advice to her father STEVEN - because she is fed up of him wearing embarrassing clothes. The actress admits she...

17th June 2008 12:09



Richards Defends Animal Collection

Former BOND girl DENISE RICHARDS has defended her family's large pet collection, insisting all the animals are well looked after. The actress has...

17th June 2008 12:09



Freemasons: We Had To Turn Down Madonna

Chart-topping dance duo Freemasons have revealed that their popularity meant they were forced to say no to a Madonna remix.The Brighton pair - whose...

17th June 2008 12:13



Winehouse Still In Hospital After 'Inconclusive' Tests

Amy Winehouse is still in hospital after being admitted for tests on Monday, her spokesman has confirmed.The troubled singer was taken to the London...

17th June 2008 13:23



Keira: The Edge Of Love Is About Female Friendship

Keira Knightley has argued that her new film The Edge of Love, about the two women in Dylan Thomas' life, is really about female camaraderie.In the...

17th June 2008 14:34



Rod Stewart 'Struggling To Expand Family'

ROD STEWART has said that the fact that he is not as young as he once was may be compromising his attempts to expand his family with model wife Penny...

17th June 2008 15:11



Winehouse Hospital Tests 'Inconclusive'

LATEST: Troubled British singer AMY WINEHOUSE must remain in the hospital after collapsing at her London home - because test results have proved...

17th June 2008 16:22



The Rolling Stones: 'There's No Live Nation Deal'

LATEST: Veteran rockers THE ROLLING STONES have denied reports they are poised to sign a deal with concert promoter Live Nation. The Satisfaction...

17th June 2008 16:22



Billy Ray Cyrus Has No Regrets Of Miley's Vanity Fair Photos

LATEST: BILLY RAY CYRUS stirred up the controversy surrounding his daughter MILEY's seemingly topless photo for Vanity Fair magazine when addressed...

17th June 2008 16:22



Hudson Spends Father's Day With Robinson + Armstrong

KATE HUDSON enjoyed an unusual Father's Day this year (08), spending it in the company of her ex-husband CHRIS ROBINSON, their young son RYDER, her...

17th June 2008 16:22



Hathaway Dumps Follieri?

Actress ANNE HATHAWAY has reportedly dumped her longterm boyfriend RAFFAELLO FOLLIERI. According to Britain's Daily Mail newspaper, the Devil Wears...

17th June 2008 16:22



Tellier To Be Face Of New American Apparel Campaign

Electro-pop star SEBASTIEN TELLIER has teamed up with clothing company American Apparel to launch his own fashion range and front their new...

17th June 2008 16:22



Martin Defies Critics' Advice To Ditch Old Songs

COLDPLAY frontman CHRIS MARTIN has vowed to continue performing the band's older songs whenever they tour - because he never wants to consign their...

17th June 2008 16:22



Dion's Architect Disputes Lawsuit Claims

LATEST: The architect singer CELINE DION has accused of causing delays to the construction of her Florida home has hit back at the star, insisting...

17th June 2008 16:22



The Things They Say 8613

"I also put Coco Pops in my butt. Why? For comedy and experiment I was a scientist and I discovered you could put a lot of them up your butt."...

17th June 2008 16:22



The Things They Say 8612

"BRAD PITT's a good dude. We hung out and he was a cool cat. (ANGELINA JOLIE's) an incredible mother, a beautiful mother. She has so much realness to...

17th June 2008 16:22



Radcliffe Toning Up For Nude Scene Stint On Broadway

Actor DANIEL RADCLIFFE is determined to tone-up his body before appearing on Broadway's EQUUS in the nude - and he's not ashamed to admit it. The...

17th June 2008 16:22



Macpherson's Bedroom Behaviour Revealed In New Tell-all Book

Supermodel ELLE MACPHERSON's encouraging bedroom behaviour is set to be revealed in a new tell-all book. Former Calvin Klein model Bruce Hulse...

17th June 2008 16:22



Minnelli Hopes For Arrested Development Film Cameo

Veteran singer/actress LIZA MINNELLI has sparked rumours she will reprise her role in the forthcoming movie adaptation of U.S. TV series ARRESTED...

17th June 2008 16:22



Jolie Wants To Emulate Ford's Action Career

ANGELINA JOLIE has refused to rule out starring in action films when she is older, hailing HARRISON FORD as a perfect example of an ageing action...

17th June 2008 16:22



The Things They Say 8614

"We did flaming shots of absinthe on the last night of filming. It's like paint thinner, unbelievably strong. I makes you messed up for days."...

17th June 2008 16:22



Olympics Media Battle China Syndrome

Following numerous reports that China has imposed restrictions on foreign news media that will impede -- if not prevent -- their coverage of the...

17th June 2008 18:37



All Olympics; All The Time

NBC plans to set up a TV network, composed of both local broadcast stations and cable outlets, that will be devoted entirely to Olympic Sports,...

17th June 2008 18:37



Sag, Aftra Debate The Debate

Screen Actors Guild President Alan Rosenberg has publicly challenged Roberta Reardon, his opposite number in AFTRA, to a debate before the...

17th June 2008 18:37



Network Ratings Plunge

The TV networks offered up a night of virtually uninterrupted reruns Monday night -- and saw their ratings plunge to their lowest level of the year...

17th June 2008 18:37



Ge Shares Plunge; Analysts Urge Nbc Spin-off

Shares of Universal NBC parent General Electric plunged to their lowest point in five years Monday after JPMorgan analyst C. Stephen Tusa cut his...

17th June 2008 18:37



Marvel-ous Weekend

Two features from Marvel Entertainment, a company that only ten years ago was forced into bankruptcy, landed among the box office's top ten over...

17th June 2008 18:37



Vatican Bars Use Of Churches For Filming

Vatican officials, who strongly protested against the film version of The Da Vinci Code two years ago, have launched a similar attack on its...

17th June 2008 18:37



Pixar Animators Help Create Computerized Theme Ride

Pixar animators working with the Disney Imagineering team have together created an elaborate amusement park ride, Toy Story Midway Mania, that is...

17th June 2008 18:37



Special-effects Wizard Winston Dies At 62

Stan Winston, the special-effects wizard, whose work was seen in such films as The Terminator, Jurassic Park, Aliens, Edward Scissorhands, Batman...

17th June 2008 18:37



Gay Filmmakers Unable To Land Theatrical Releases

Despite the success of Brokeback Mountain in theaters and Brothers & Sisters on television, gay-themed movies are "doing worse than ever" according...

17th June 2008 18:37



Journalist Exposes Britney's Suicidal Tendencies In New Book

A top journalist is about to reveal all about BRITNEY SPEARS' suicidal tendencies in a new book about the troubled star. Ian Halperin spent 18...

17th June 2008 19:32



Canadian Rockers Hedley Dominate Muchmusic Awards

Rockers HEDLEY emerged the big winners at the 2008 MuchMusic Video Awards in Toronto, Canada on Sunday (15Jun08). The Canadian band scooped four top...

17th June 2008 19:32



Swizz Beatz To Produce Jackson's Stage Show?

Hip-hop producer SWIZZ BEATZ has fuelled rumours that MICHAEL JACKSON is planning a live return - after revealing he has been in talks to work on a...

17th June 2008 19:32



Mark Morrison Faces Multiple Driving Charges

Singer MARK MORRISON has been charged with three driving offences. The Return of the MACk hitmaker is facing counts of driving without a proper...

17th June 2008 19:32



Swedish Jazz Star Svensson Dies At 44

Swedish jazz singer ESBJOERN SVENSSON has died following a scuba diving accident near Stockholm. The star, 44, was found lying on the sea bed with...

17th June 2008 19:32



Rare Cash Photos To Be Exhibited In London

A collection of rare photographs featuring late country star JOHNNY CASH is to go on display for the first time at a London exhibition next month...

17th June 2008 19:32



Billy Ray Cyrus Champions Daughter Miley's Major Success

Country star BILLY RAY CYRUS insists his teen star daughter MILEY will continue on the path to stardom despite her recent controversies - because...

17th June 2008 19:32



Actor Vella Threatens Legal Action After Lotto Ticket Mix-up

Former THE SOPRANOS star VINNY VELLA is threatening legal action against New York state lottery officials after they rejected what he believes is his...

17th June 2008 19:32



Bollea's Car Crash Victim Shown In New Home Videos

LATEST: Emotional home videos of HULK HOGAN's imprisoned son NICK BOLLEA's car crash victim have been made public in effort to show the teen the...

17th June 2008 19:32



Fascinating Fact 5472

Pop star ROBYN has landed the coveted spot of supporting MADONNA on her forthcoming European Sticky + Sweet tour.

17th June 2008 19:32



Bundchen Blasts Skeptics Curious Of Her Good Looks

Brazilian supermodel GISELE BUNDCHEN is baffled by the lengths people will go to to try and prove her good looks are manufactured - insisting her...

17th June 2008 19:32



Close Reveals Passion For Pets With New Website

Actress GLENN CLOSE has launched a new website in a bid to create an open forum for dog owners and raise awareness about animal rescue missions. The...

17th June 2008 19:32



Armstrong Refuses To Discuss Relationship With Hudson

Cycling champion LANCE ARMSTRONG is still refusing to publicly acknowledge his romance with actress KATE HUDSON after he was quizzed about the...

17th June 2008 19:32



Clooney And Springsteen Pay Tribute To Newsman

GEORGE CLOONEY and BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN have joined politicians and journalists in honouring the memory of U.S. political heavyweight TIM RUSSERT, who...

17th June 2008 22:13



Fascinating Fact 5475

BURT BACHARACH has rewritten his WHAT THE WORLD NEEDS NOW for a new U.S. investment TV ad for Barclays.

17th June 2008 22:13



Fascinating Fact 5474

The opening line of COLDPLAY's current single VIOLET HILL was the first set of lyrics the band ever wrote and encouraged bass player GUY BERRYMAN to...

17th June 2008 22:13



Fascinating Fact 5473

RADIOHEAD, KANYE WEST, NINE INCH NAILS and GNARLS BARKLEY have been named among the top acts to appear at this year's Lollapalooza festival, which...

17th June 2008 22:13



Chicago's `Lost' Album Released After 15 Years

A lost CHICAGO album is to be released 15 years late. Stone of Sisyphus was recorded by the soft rockers in 1993 but a disagreement with record...

17th June 2008 22:13



Coldplay Joke About Copying Radiohead

COLDPLAY frontman CHRIS MARTIN has confessed to something musicologists and fans alike have thought for years - the rockers borrow heavily from...

17th June 2008 22:13



Queen Latifah Hits Weightloss Goal

QUEEN LATIFAH has become U.S. diet firm Jenny Craig's latest success story - after reaching her weightloss goal. The rapper and Chicago star signed...

17th June 2008 22:13



Coldplay Stunned By New York Times Criticism

COLDPLAY were left so stunned by a scathing critique of their last album X+Y they brought in producer BRIAN ENO to help them become the band they...

17th June 2008 22:13



50 Cent Denies Ciara Marriage

50 CENT's representative has brushed off internet rumours suggesting the rap superstar has secretly wed R+B singer CIARA. Gossip sites went crazy...

17th June 2008 22:13



The Things They Say 8615

"I always recommend the WHEEL OF FORTUNE game because, for some reason, it pays off. Maybe I shouldn't say that because a lot of people are gonna go...

17th June 2008 22:13



Hathaway's Bad Driving Forces New York Move

Actress ANNE HATHAWAY is convinced she can't make a life for herself in Los Angeles - because she's a "terrible" driver. The 25-year-old star, who...

17th June 2008 22:13



Stewart: `Newman Is A Phenomenal Creature'

Lifestyle queen MARTHA STEWART insists people are making far too much fuss about a photo of ailing PAUL NEWMAN she posted on her website earlier this...

17th June 2008 22:13



Curtis Wrote Painkiller Addiction Letter To Sister

Actress JAMIE LEE CURTIS confessed to stealing her sister's painkillers in a letter she never sent. The Trading Places star has revealed the...

17th June 2008 22:13



Hulk Ferrigno Considers Selling Memorabilia

Original HULK LOU FERRIGNO is planning to cash in on the 70s TV show's memorabilia, which has been gathering dust in his attic. The 56-year-old...

17th June 2008 22:13



Gossip Is Good For Teen Choice Awards

U.S. TV phenomenon GOSSIP GIRL has taken over this year's (08) Teen Choice Awards with 14 nominations. She show and its young, sexy cast lead the...

17th June 2008 22:13



Producer Blasts Lohan's 'Insane' Paparazzi Following

Producer LATI GROBMAN has hit out at the "aggressive" paparazzi stalking LINDSAY LOHAN on the set of their new movie LABOR PAINS - branding the...

17th June 2008 22:13



Original Hulk Finally Gets To Roar

The original TV HULK LOU FERRIGNO is a huge part of the latest film about the mean green giant - he provided the grunts and roars for EDWARD NORTON's...

17th June 2008 22:13



Perry Set For Foul-mouthed Return To Tv

FRIENDS star MATTHEW PERRY is set for a shocking return to TV - as a foul-mouthed talk show host. The once mild-mannered Chandler Bing will stun...

17th June 2008 22:13



The Things They Say 8616

"I love him to pieces.... He's one of the great people I've ever known and I'm better for ever having known him and worked with him. He's a...

17th June 2008 22:13



Cyd Charisse Dead At 86

Beloved actress/dancer CYD CHARISSE has died in a Los Angeles hospital. The 86-year-old reportedly suffered a heart attack on Monday (16Jun08) and...

17th June 2008 23:51


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