8th October 2011

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Actress Davis Adopts

Sex And The City star Kristin Davis has become a mother after adopting a baby girl.The single actress, an ambassador for poverty organisation Oxfam,...

8th October 2011 0:16

David Beckham's Son Swears In Spanish

David and Victoria Beckham's youngest son can swear in Spanish.The soccer star has four children - sons Brooklyn, 12, Romeo, nine, Cruz, six, and...

8th October 2011 5:45

Mario Testino Owes British Royals

Mario Testino says shooting Prince William and Catherine Middleton's engagement portrait felt like he was paying back Britain. The Peruvian...

8th October 2011 5:45

Hugh Jackman Says New Wolverine Film Will Be Raging Good

Hugh Jackman believes the new 'Wolverine' movie will do the character justice and show his uncontrollable "rage".The actor - who has played the...

8th October 2011 6:45

Brett Anderson Wrote Album In A Week

Brett Anderson wrote all the songs for his new album in a week.The Suede frontman has just released his fourth solo LP, 'Black Rainbows', on which he...

8th October 2011 6:45

Orlando Bloom Wants To Be A 'Hands-on' Parent

Orlando Bloom wants to be a "hands-on parent".The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' actor - who has 10-month-old son Flynn with wife Miranda Kerr - admitted...

8th October 2011 9:15

Gemma Arterton Thought Her Family Was 'Odd'

Gemma Arterton used to think her family was "odd".The actress was slightly embarrassed of her home life when she was growing up because she came from...

8th October 2011 9:15

Kirsten Dunst Is Angered By Controlling Directors

Kirsten Dunst has gotten "angry" when she has been made to feel like a "puppet" on movie sets. The actress - who has had leading roles in numerous...

8th October 2011 9:45

Damon Albarn Wants To Write Blur Musical

Damon Albarn thinks he could create a Blur musical.The 43-year-old musician thinks his group's 1995 LP 'The Great Escape' has the right songs to...

8th October 2011 9:46

Mila Jovovich Stuns On Three Musketeers Red Carpet

MILA JOVOVICH had eyes on stalks and jaws dropping as she took to the red carpet for the premiere of her new film, 'The Three Musketeers.'The...

8th October 2011 12:26

Rihanna Goes Public With New Irish Charm

Rihanna caused a bit of a stir in Northern Ireland the other week when going topless whilst shooting her new video, and turning up late for her first...

8th October 2011 12:35

Diane Cilento Passes Away

Diane Cilento, Australian theatre and film actress and author, has sadly passed away aged 79. During her distinguished life she could boast starring...

8th October 2011 13:16

Fearne Cotton Dazzles At Premiere With New Boyfriend In Tow

Fearne Cotton found herself more than competing against the array of legendary rock n' roll talent that turned up to the premiere of new George...

8th October 2011 13:18

Hugh Jackman Called 'Poof' By Brother

Hugh Jackman was once called a "poof" by his brother.The actor has always shown an interest in dancing as well as acting and singing, but was put off...

8th October 2011 14:00

Rihanna Steps Out With British Boxer

Sexy R&B star Rihanna has sparked rumours of a love match with British boxer Dudley O'shaughnessy after they were seen enjoying a night out together...

8th October 2011 14:16

Marlon Jackson Defends Michael Concert Following Brothers' Protests

Marlon Jackson is refusing to dwell on the controversy surrounding the Michael Jackson tribute concert on Saturday (08Oct11), insisting he is...

8th October 2011 14:16

The Things They Tweet 1972

"Wow!! What a way to wake up... Thanks to everyone wishin me a Happy B-day... It's 7am in Germany so let my B-day palooza begin!" Bruno Mars is...

8th October 2011 14:16

Jarvis Cocker Returns To Former School

Pulp star Jarvis Cocker has finally returned a borrowed library book after 30 years during a visit to his old school in his native Sheffield, England...

8th October 2011 14:16

The Saturdays Help Build Cancer Hospice

British girl group The Saturdays showed off their brick-laying skills on Thursday (06Oct11) by starting building work on a new cancer hospice in the...

8th October 2011 14:16

Snoop Dogg's Tv Sitcom Picked Up By Network

Rap superstar Snoop Dogg has been given a big boost in his bid to become a TV sitcom star - Nbc network executives have picked up the show for...

8th October 2011 14:16

Bono: 'Jobs Invented The 21st Century'

Bono has compared Steve Jobs to rocker Elvis Presley, insisting the late Apple Inc. co-founder "changed music".The computer entrepreneur, who was the...

8th October 2011 14:16

Godmother Gaga Dotes On Sir Elton's Son

Pop superstar Lady Gaga dotes on Sir Elton John's son Zachary and often visits the singer's home to see her godson.The Rocket Man hitmaker and his...

8th October 2011 14:16

50 Cent Glad He Defied Partners To Make All Things Fall Apart

Rap superstar 50 Cent defied his production partners to press ahead with making his football drama All Things Fall Apart because he was determined to...

8th October 2011 14:16

Playwright Michael Gow Pays Tribute To Diane Cilento

Playwright Michael Gow has paid tribute to Diane Cilento following her death on Thursday (06Oct11), calling the actress "a performer to the end".The...

8th October 2011 14:16

Tilda Swinton Sparks Retirement Speculation

Tilda Swinton has sparked speculation she is ready to quit movies after revealing her decision to become an actress was "a major mistake".The Academy...

8th October 2011 14:16

Paul Sorvino Hit By A Car In New York

Actor Paul Sorvino is nursing nasty bruises after he was hit by a car in New York on Friday (07Oct11).The Goodfellas star was hailing a taxi when...

8th October 2011 14:16

British Actor George Baker Dies

British actor George Baker has died of pneumonia. He was 80.The star, who also recently suffered a stroke, passed away on Friday (07Oct11). Baker...

8th October 2011 14:16

Actress Davis Adopts

Sex And The City star Kristin Davis has become a mother after adopting a baby girl.The single actress, an ambassador for poverty organisation Oxfam,...

8th October 2011 14:16

The Things They Tweet 1973

"Brazil, I love you all. You have all been amazing to me while I have been here and I will be back soon. :)" Pop star Selena Gomez sends fans her...

8th October 2011 14:16

Fascinating Fact 12194

Sting's wife Trudie Styler will guest-edit an upcoming issue of The Big Issue, which is sold by homeless people.

8th October 2011 14:16

The Things They Say 23079

"I grew up with two brothers and on sets I'm always in a sea of guys." Actress Evan Rachel Wood feels at home when she's surrounded by male actors on...

8th October 2011 14:16

The Things They Say 23078

"We didn't have to be actresses. Mum begged my sister and me not to be actors. She said, 'Please be anything but.' And my father was direct. He said,...

8th October 2011 14:16

The Things They Say 23077

"He eats everything and it's amazing. I was feeding him seaweed the other day, and he's had salmon." Actress Ali Larter is teaching her...

8th October 2011 14:16

Idris Elba Lands Top Prize At Crime Thriller Awards

British actor Idris Elba was honoured for his contribution to drama at the U.K.'s annual Crime Thriller Awards on Friday (07Oct11).The Wire star Elba...

8th October 2011 14:16

Lindsay Lohan Slapped With Limo Bill Lawsuit

Actress Lindsay Lohan has been hit with a lawsuit for allegedly failing to pay a limousine bill.Chiefs at Elite Transportation Limo and Security...

8th October 2011 14:16

Joe Francis Ordered To Pay Gambling Debt

Girls Gone Wild founder Joe Francis has been ordered to pay a $2 million (£1.3 million) gambling debt, just weeks after a federal judge threw out a...

8th October 2011 14:16

The Simpsons Renewed For Two More Seasons

The Simpsons is safe until 2013 after TV bosses renewed the show for two more seasons following intense pay discussions.It was revealed this week...

8th October 2011 14:16

The Simpsons Confirmed To Run For Two More Seasons

The Simpsons will live on for another two seasons after negotiations finally reached a successful conclusion between network Fox and the show's...

8th October 2011 14:58

Michael Jackson's Children To Attend Tribute Concert

The controversial Michael Jackson tribute concert goes ahead later today (October 8th) in the Welsh capital of Cardiff with the late King of Pop's...

8th October 2011 15:00

Kristen Stewart's 'Easy' Life As An Actress

Kristen Stewart's father gives her "hell" over her "easy" life. The 'Twilight' actress' parents both work in the film industry - her father John is a...

8th October 2011 17:00

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