17th December 2011

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Chris Martin Won't Have Cold-play Christmas

Chris Martin won't be seeing his Coldplay bandmates over Christmas.The group's frontman - who has two children, Apple, seven, and five-year-old...

17th December 2011 5:45

Kim Kardashian's Marriage Stress

Kim Kardashian's psoriasis has flared up due to stress over her marriage split. The reality TV star's spouse Kris Humphries is seeking to annul their...

17th December 2011 5:45

Nicole Scherzinger To Pay Tribute To Dolls

Nicole Scherzinger will "pay homage" to Pussycat Dolls on her forthcoming tour.The 33-year-old singer is set to embark on a series of solo concerts...

17th December 2011 6:45

Leonardo Dicaprio Likes 'Complicated' Roles

Leonardo DiCaprio likes playing "complicated" characters.The 'J. Edgar' star insists he never thinks about the type of genre he wants to tackle next...

17th December 2011 6:49

Jeremy Renner's Fame Dilemma

Jeremy Renner thinks people are lining up to "kick him in the balls" since he became famous. The 40-year-old actor has quickly achieved global...

17th December 2011 9:15

Nicola Roberts Rescued Cheryl's Phone

Nicola Roberts had to rescue Cheryl Cole's phone from a toilet.The 'Lucky Day' singer believes she is a "true friend" to her Girls Aloud bandmate...

17th December 2011 9:15

Tom Meighan Confident Of Christmas Carol Writing

Kasabian's Tom Meighan thinks he'd write great Christmas Carols. The singer says if he were to pen some festive tracks, they would have a traditional...

17th December 2011 9:45

Noomi Rapace 'Amazed' By Law And Downey Stunts

Noomi Rapace was "amazed" Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law do their own stunts.The Swedish actress stared alongside the Hollywood hunks in 'Sherlock...

17th December 2011 9:47

Prince William Can Expect Traditional Tuvalu Trip

Britain's Prince William and Duchess Catherine's visit to Tuvalu proves the royal family's "care" for the country. The couple will travel the world...

17th December 2011 11:31

Glowing Britney Spears

Britney Spears is "still glowing" after she got engaged to boyfriend Jason Trawick. The `Hold It Against Me' hitmaker agreed to marry her agent...

17th December 2011 11:31

Daniel Craig Wanted To Create A Normal Portrayal For 'Dragon Tattoo' Journalist

Daniel Craig has admitted that he wanted to inject some normality into the character of journalist Micaek Blomkvist in the big-screen adaptation of...

17th December 2011 13:47

Elizabeth Taylor Charity Auction Generates $150 Million

Elizabeth Taylor has raised $150 million for Christie's in a series of auctions that sold artefacts which belonged to the star. The four-day event in...

17th December 2011 14:04

Robert Downey Jr. Upset Sherlock Holmes Expert

Robert Downey Jr. upset the Sherlock Holmes expert on his latest film by being too informal. The 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows' star offended...

17th December 2011 14:08

Elizabeth Taylor Charity Auction Generates $150 Million

Elizabeth Taylor has raised $150 million for Christie's in a series of auctions that sold artefacts which belonged to the star. The four-day event in...

17th December 2011 14:10

Rising Rapper Slim Dunkin Slain In Atlanta

A rising young rapper who associated with Gucci Mane and Waka Flocka Flame has been shot dead in Atlanta, Georgia.Slim Dunkin, real name is Mario...

17th December 2011 14:13

Pregnant Una Healy Engaged

Pregnant Irish pop star Una Healy had some happy news to share with fans at London's Wembley Arena on Friday (16Dec11) - she announced she's engaged...

17th December 2011 14:13

Marilyn Monroe Items All The Rage At Hollywood Memorabilia Sale

A treasure trove of Marilyn Monroe memorabilia went under the hammer at an auction in Los Angeles on Friday (16Dec11), and two signed photos sent the...

17th December 2011 14:13

Actor Graham Brown Dies

American actor Graham Brown has passed away at the age of 87.The renowned theatre star died on Tuesday (13Dec11) of heart failure at the Lillian...

17th December 2011 14:13

Kobe Bryant's Wife Files For Divorce

Basketball superstar Kobe Bryant's wife has filed for divorce.Vanessa Bryant, who stood by her husband during an infidelity scandal in 2003, filed...

17th December 2011 14:13

Trent Reznor's New Trio Debuts Ferry Tune On Dragon Tattoo Soundtrack

Nine Inch Nails star Trent Reznor has launched his new trio, How To Destroy Angels, with a cover of a Bryan Ferry song he has included on the...

17th December 2011 14:13

Halliwell Is Latest Star To Support Britain's Coat Campaign

Former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell has thrown her support behind a campaign in her native Britain to help the elderly facing a freezing festive period...

17th December 2011 14:13

Buju Banton Appeals Drug Conviction

Reggae star Buju Banton is appealing his federal drug conviction, insisting there was not enough evidence to prove he was involved in a cocaine...

17th December 2011 14:13

Scarlett Johansson Detests 'Bizarre' Scarjo Nickname

Actress Scarlett Johansson hates the way her name is shortened to 'ScarJo' in the press, insisting the moniker is "lazy" and "bizarre".The blonde...

17th December 2011 14:13

Dame Helen Mirren And Kylie Minogue Help Honour British Comic Talent

Dame Helen Mirren and singer Kylie Minogue added a touch of glamour to the British Comedy Awards on Friday (16Dec11) by turning out to honour the...

17th December 2011 14:13

Whoopi Goldberg Makes A Whoopi On Live Tv

Whoopi Goldberg lived up to her name during a segment on U.S. chatshow The View after appearing to break wind in front of actress Claire...

17th December 2011 14:13

Kenneth Branagh Inspired By Laurence Olivier's Note

Kenneth Branagh felt inspired to play Laurence Olivier in new film My Week With Marilyn thanks to a letter the acting legend sent him when he was a...

17th December 2011 14:13

Britney Spears Celebrates Engagement With Jason Trawick In Las Vegas

Britney Spears is celebrated her recent engagement with Jason Trawick by having held a private party in Las Vegas. This will be the second Las Vegas...

17th December 2011 14:27

Christian Bale Wanted To Visit Chinese Humaniterian In Dongshigu Village

Christian Bale decided to visit a humanitarian in Dongshigu village who had to be detained in his house for fifteen months. Christian Bale had...

17th December 2011 14:53

Sherlock Holmes Movie Has Indie Influences, Admits Guy Ritchie

The SHERLOCK HOLMES movies still have indie sensibilities, according to director Guy Ritchie. The latest SHERLOCK HOLMES movie, 'A Game of Shadows'...

17th December 2011 15:02

Una Healy To Wed Ben Foden

Una Healy is to wed boyfriend Ben Foden. The 30-year-old beauty - who is currently pregnant with her first child with the rugby ace - showed off her...

17th December 2011 15:58

Liam Gallagher: Beady Eye Is More Fun Than Oasis

Liam Gallagher says recording 'Different Gear, Still Speeding' was "without a doubt" more enjoyable than any of the albums he made with Oasis.The...

17th December 2011 17:01

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