11th December 2015

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Spike Lee Hits Back At Chance The Rapper's 'Chi-raq' Criticism

Filmmaker and director Spike Lee has hit back at Chance The Rapper’s criticism of his new movie Chi-Raq, claiming that the rap star’s father...

11th December 2015 0:00



Adele's 25 Hits 5 Million In U.s. Sales

The Hello singer released her third studio album on 20 November (15), and in its third week on sale, the disc has sold another 510,000 copies,...

11th December 2015 2:26



Nicki Minaj Testifies To Keep Boyfriend Out Of Jail

The Anaconda hitmaker's rapper beau Meek Mill was in court in Pennsylvania for a parole violation hearing, and his girlfriend was by his side...

11th December 2015 2:26



Jeezy Hit With Lien Over Unpaid Renovation Bills

The Soul Survivor star purchased a $1.5 million (GBP1 million) home in Georgia in November (15) and subsequently hired contractors at Hadi Homes to...

11th December 2015 2:26



Young Thug Associate Killed In His Own Home

Quintavius Waters, who worked as the hip-hop star's security guard was fatally shot at his apartment in Atlanta on Monday (07Dec15), according to...

11th December 2015 2:26



Tyrese Gibson And Rev Run's Relationship Show To Debut On Oprah Winfrey's Network In January

It's Not You, It's Men will premiere on 23 January (15) and the two stars have lined up a string of celebrity pals to serve as guests, who will...

11th December 2015 2:26



Kristin Cavallari: 'My Heart Is Shattered Over Brother's Death'

The 28-year-old American television personality posted a touching tribute to her late sibling online on Thursday (10Dec15) after his body was...

11th December 2015 2:26



Geena Davis Salutes Hollywood Pay Dispute Leading Ladies

The actress is standing alongside the likes of Jennifer Lawrence, Jessica Chastain, Sienna Miller, Patricia Arquette and others who have publicly...

11th December 2015 2:26



Liv Tyler: 'Marriage Proposal Wasn't Very Glamorous'

David Beckham's sports agent pal Dave Gardner popped the question to the Armageddon beauty a year ago (14), and although rumours of their...

11th December 2015 2:26



Jennifer Hudson Felt A Responsibility To Take On Chi-raq Role

Hudson's estranged brother-in-law William Balfour was sentenced to life behind bars in July, 2012, after being convicted of killing Hudson's mum,...

11th December 2015 2:26



Sir Patrick Stewart Helps Domestic Violence Organisation In Mother's Memory

The X-Men star reveals he frequently witnessed his father beating his mother growing up and felt powerless because he was unable to help her - and...

11th December 2015 2:26



The Things They Say: 5063036

"It was amazing because I was a tour guide there. So to actually be a tour guide there, then to have a star on the Walk of Fame was really surreal...

11th December 2015 2:26



Fascinating Fact: 5063037

Ron Howard unveiled his second star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday (10Dec15). The filmmaker, who was previously honoured as a TV star, was...

11th December 2015 2:26



The Things They Say: 5063038

"I should retire... I'm never gonna top this week." Rob Lowe is still pinching himself after scoring a Golden Globe nomination just days after...

11th December 2015 2:26



The Things They Say: 5063039

"He's dealing in divisiveness in this business of turning people against each other and what we need is a concept of what it means to be an...

11th December 2015 2:26



The Things They Say: 5063040

"It would be wonderful to be nominated for Best Director, but we'll just see. Normally Best Director is tied up - ever since I've been watching - is...

11th December 2015 2:26



Ozzy Osbourne Ambushed Home Invader While Naked

The Black Sabbath rocker's wife Sharon revealed all about her husband's encounter with a thief as part of a discussion on her U.S. chat show The...

11th December 2015 7:59



Ennio Morricone Shocked By Violence In The Hateful Eight

The maestro reteamed with the maverick moviemaker for The Hateful Eight after recording music for Tarantino's last film Django Unchained, but...

11th December 2015 7:59



Nick Jonas Wants To Return To Broadway With His Own Music

The Jealous hitmaker made his debut on the Great White Way at the age of nine in musical Annie Get Your Gun, and went on to perform in three more...

11th December 2015 7:59



Singer Wisin To Produce Debut Album For Winners Of La Banda Show

Five male singers will be chosen to create the "ultimate Latino super group" during the finale of the show on Sunday (13Dec15), and they will...

11th December 2015 7:59



Tegan And Sara Star To Compose First Film Score

The Canadian pop star is creating the music for Duvall's project, which will premiere in competition at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival next month...

11th December 2015 7:59



Matt Damon To Give Commencement Speech At Good Will Hunting University

The Oscar winner and Ben Affleck shot to fame with their hit 1997 film, which featured Damon as the gifted blue-collar worker at the prestigious...

11th December 2015 7:59



Patricia Arquette & Christian Slater To Reprise True Romance Characters For Charity Live Read

The stars will return to the lives of Clarence Worley and Alabama Whitman for the one-night only event, directed by filmmaker Jason Reitman. ...

11th December 2015 7:59



Melissa Joan Hart Heading To Reality Tv

Sweet Harts will be executive produced by the Sabrina the Teenage Witch star and will feature the 39 year old as she attempts to open a dessert...

11th December 2015 7:59



Justin Theroux's The Leftovers Back For Third And Final Season

The critically-acclaimed drama, created by Damon Lindelof and Tom Perrotta, will return in 2016, but there won't be a fourth season. Announcing...

11th December 2015 7:59



Arnold Schwarzenegger's Daughter Launches Lifestyle Website

The 25-year-old author and TV personality opened her latest venture online on Thursday (10Dec15), calling it, "Lifestyle on your terms". ...

11th December 2015 7:59



The Things They Say: 5063119

"I don't know if he'll get it, but he should. Whenever he asks you to do something, you just do it. He's the most extraordinary screenwriter around,...

11th December 2015 7:59



The Things They Say: 5063120

"It was a movie. It's not like this in real-life. But how would you know?" Harrison Ford wasn't impressed by controversial U.S. presidential...

11th December 2015 7:59



Weezer's Rivers Cuomo Finds Inspiration In Unlikely Places

When it comes to writing music, influences don't always come from other musicians; sometimes it's a movie, a book, a piece of art... or a decorated...

11th December 2015 10:30



Idris Elba Rumoured For Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower' Movie Adaptation

Idris Elba is being lined up as the leading actor in the hugely anticipated movie adaptation of Stephen King’s ‘The Dark Tower’.The British...

11th December 2015 10:56



Samantha Cameron And Ed Balls To Participate In 'Bake Off' Charity Special

Next year’s charity special of ‘The Great British Bake Off’ could take on a controversial political dimension, after the news that the...

11th December 2015 11:48



Sinead O'connor: 'I Have Been Detained Under The Mental Health Act'

The Nothing Compares 2 U star first sparked fears for her wellbeing in November (15) when she wrote a disturbing post on Facebook.com claiming she...

11th December 2015 12:08



Louis Tomlinson In Bizarre Tv Outburst

The awkward moment came during a recording of the British comedian Alan Carr's Chatty Man TV show after Louis' phone began to ring. The pop star...

11th December 2015 12:08



Taylor Swift Trademarks Title For Unpublished Novel

The Love Story singer filed trademark applications in January (15) to stop lyrics from her hits Blank Space and Shake It Off being used on...

11th December 2015 12:08



Ashley Walters To Stand Trial Over Hotel Bust-up

The former So Solid Crew star has been accused of two counts of using threatening behaviour with intent to cause distress and one of...

11th December 2015 12:08



Rihanna Honours Grandmother At Charity Ball

The popstar founded the Clara Lionel Foundation in 2012, in memory of her grandparents Clara and Lionel Brathwaite. The charity aims to improve the...

11th December 2015 12:08



Geri Halliwell To Star In Charity Baking Show

The former Spice Girl, who now uses her married name Geri Horner, will compete in the baking competition against fellow celebrities including...

11th December 2015 12:08



Gwyneth Paltrow Staying Positive After Shop Theft

The Iron Man star opened her lifestyle brand's pop-up shop, goop mrkt, in Manhattan's Columbus Circle last month (Nov15), and the store hit the...

11th December 2015 12:08



Calista Flockhart Stumped By Husband's Star Wars Injury

Ford broke his leg when the door of his character Han Solo's spacecraft fell on him, and when a producer tracked Flockhart down to her parents'...

11th December 2015 12:08



Actress Jodi Gordon Splits From Husband

The former Home and Away star, 30, married rugby player Braith Anasta in 2012, and they welcomed a daughter, Aleeia, in 2014. They confirmed the...

11th December 2015 12:08



Billy Elliot Musical To Close

Billy Elliot - The Musical, based on the 2000 film starring Jamie Bell as an aspiring ballet dancer, premiered at the Victoria Palace Theatre in...

11th December 2015 12:08



Jeffrey Dean Morgan And Paul Rudd Buy Candy Store

The Watchmen star and his actress wife Hilarie Burton live on a farm in Rhinebeck, New York, and Jeffrey now runs his favourite shop in the town...

11th December 2015 12:08



Michael Flatley Thrilled By Sardi's Restaurant Honour

The Irishman will retire from the stage at the end of his run in the show and one of the highlights of his last production in New York has been the...

11th December 2015 12:08



Kerry Washington Is Opi's New Creative Ambassador

The Scandal actress will team up with the brand's co-founder and creative director Suzi Weiss-Fischmann on the polishes, but no further details are...

11th December 2015 12:08



The Things They Say: 5063571

"What I miss most about the time of Disney Club is the group, the friends. We grew up together, we virtually lived together. It was obvious we'd feel...

11th December 2015 12:08



Kristin Cavallari's Missing Brother Found Dead In Utah

The search for Kristin Cavallari’s brother Michael, who was reported missing last week, has ended in tragedy as his body was discovered in Grand...

11th December 2015 13:04



Cate Blanchett To Make Marvel Universe Debut In 'Thor 3'?

Cate Blanchett could be about to join the Marvel universe, as new reports suggest that she is in final talks to star in the new Thor film.While there...

11th December 2015 14:08



Gina Rodriguez In Forgiving Mood Over Golden Globes Mix-up With America Ferrera

Following the much-publicised mistake by the Golden Globes nominations in identifying America Ferrera as Gina Rodriguez, the latter has laughed it...

11th December 2015 15:05



'No-one Writes Women Like Tarantino': Jennifer Jason Leigh Opens Up At 'The Hateful Eight' Premiere [Photos]

This week saw both the UK and US premieres of Quentin Tarantino's upcoming Western 'The Hateful Eight', and it's safe to say it's all becoming too...

11th December 2015 15:11



James Corden's 'Late Late Show' Monologue Hijacked By Justin Bieber

‘The Late Late Show’ host James Corden had his opening monologue hijacked on Thursday night by none other than Justin Bieber, who made a surprise...

11th December 2015 15:58



Nikki Sixx: 'Scott Weiland Died On My Tour Bus'

The former Stone Temple Pilots star was found dead on his tour bus in Bloomington, Minnesota last week (ends06Dec15) shortly before he was due to...

11th December 2015 16:00



Jennifer Hudson Wins Rave Reviews For The Color Purple

The singer/actress stars in the musical, based on Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name, which opened at the Bernard B....

11th December 2015 16:00



Dee Snider To Withdraw Donald Trump's Song Permission

The singer is a longtime friend of the U.S. presidential hopeful, who is aiming to secure the Republican party nomination to run in the 2016...

11th December 2015 16:00



Noel Gallagher Pulls Double Duty At London Gig

The former Oasis star was due to headline the show with his band the High Flying Birds, and when he failed to find an artist to fill the opening...

11th December 2015 16:00



Steven Van Zandt Planning Police Benefit Gig

Bruce Springsteen's longtime sideman is hoping to put together a "Policeman's Ball" in New York City to bring in funds for good causes including...

11th December 2015 16:00



Quentin Tarantino To Write Books And Plays After Retirement

The Pulp Fiction moviemaker previously revealed he wants to retire from directing after completing 10 movies and step away from the business...

11th December 2015 16:00



Actor Will Macmillan Dies

The veteran performer passed away on 2 December (15) in Burbank, California. No more details were available as WENN went to press. MACMillan was...

11th December 2015 16:00



Tom Holland Faced Legal Restrictions Over Film Weight Loss

The Impossible star joined Chris Hemsworth and Cillian Murphy in the cast of In the Heart of the Sea playing emaciated whalehunters who are...

11th December 2015 16:00



Kevin Spacey To Become Online Acting Teacher

The actor has signed up with MasterClass, a company based in San Francisco, California which offers expert tuition from celebrities including...

11th December 2015 16:00



Gabourey Sidibe Terrified By Taxi Encounter With Fans

The Precious star was travelling in a cab with her Empire castmates Jussie Smollett and Kaitlin Doubleday when they were spotted by a car-full of...

11th December 2015 16:00



The Edge Wins Approval For Major Property Development In Malibu

U2 guitar player The Edge has won approval to construct five massive hilltop mansions in Malibu, California, concluding a long-running dispute with...

11th December 2015 16:53



Carell And Bale Enjoyed Playing Real Characters In The Big Short

The Big Short is based on real people and events, and it has touched a nerve with viewers.Carell says this is partly because everyone was affected by...

11th December 2015 17:18



In The Heart Of The Sea Was A No Brainer For Chris Hemsworth

Chris Hemsworth was filming the Formula One drama Rush at the time, and handed the script to director Ron Howard. And they reteamed to get it...

11th December 2015 17:18



Mad Max Is The Surprise Awards Front-runner

There are prestige movies featuring strongly across the board, including Spotlight, Carol, The Big Short, The Revenant and Bridge of Spies. But the...

11th December 2015 17:19



Cheryl Fernandez-versini's Husband Hits Out After Marriage Trouble Rumours

Rumours have started to circle around that state of Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and her husband Jean-Bernard’s marriage, with some reports suggesting...

11th December 2015 19:25



Lady Gaga: 'It Took Me Seven Years To Come To Terms With Rape Ordeal Before I Could Talk About It'

The pop star, who has recorded Diane Warren's song Til It Happens to You for a new documentary on college campus rape, has never named her attacker...

11th December 2015 20:11



Selena Gomez & Brittany Howard Honoured At Women In Music Luncheon

Gomez was handed the Chart-topper honour by Ant-Man star Paul Rudd after performing a pared down version of her new single Same Old Love. ...

11th December 2015 20:11



Scott Weiland Laid To Rest In Hollywood

The former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman's body was found on his tourbus shortly before a scheduled concert in Minnesota last...

11th December 2015 20:11



Willow Smith Releases Surprise Debut Album

Will Smith's daughter stepped back from the music industry to focus on other passions including ballet and modelling following the success of her...

11th December 2015 20:11



Pete Townshend's Smashed Guitar Fetches $84,000

The Who guitarist, who had a tendency to smash his instruments during the band's early years, destroyed the Rickenbacker during their 25th...

11th December 2015 20:11



Coldplay's Headful Of Dreams Fails To End Adele's Album Chart Domination In The U.k.

The band has failed to topple her 25 from the top of the chart and, as a result, the new release, A Head Full Of Dreams, is Coldplay's first studio...

11th December 2015 20:11



Megan Fox: 'Parents Should Keep Their Kids Off Social Media'

The sexy star, who is a mum of two, is not a fan of micro-blogging sites, admitting her brief dalliance with Twitter was not fun. "I'm not a huge...

11th December 2015 20:11



Boyd Holbrook Dumped By Actress Fiancee As He Struggled With Pal's Death

The actor has opened up about his double blow in the new issue of Man of the World magazine, admitting the Olsen break-up was like "a divorce" The...

11th December 2015 20:11



Jared Leto Named New Face Of Gucci Fragrance

The Dallas Buyers Club star was hand picked by Gucci creative director Alessandro Michele to appear in an upcoming ad campaign, which will be shot...

11th December 2015 20:11



Criss Angel Filming Documentary About Son's Cancer Fight

The magician, real name Christopher Sarantakos, cancelled a string of Las Vegas shows in October (15) to be with his 21-month-old son Johnny, who...

11th December 2015 20:11



Bret Easton Ellis Defends Porn Star Pal James Deen As Sex Assault Allegations Swirl

Deen and Ellis became friends when the actor appeared in the adaptation of the author's screenplay of 2013 film The Canyons, and now the writer has...

11th December 2015 20:11



The Things They Say: 5063921

"I played (my music) for Pharrell (Williams), I played it for Kanye (West). It was nerve-wrecking for sure. These guys are legends in the business. I...

11th December 2015 20:11



Fascinating Fact: 5063922

Cate Blanchett is reportedly in talks to add a little Oscar talent to Marvel's Thor franchise. Insiders claim the actress is in negotiations to join...

11th December 2015 20:11



The Things They Say: 5063923

"As soon as I saw that we were both nominated, I took her right out of my phone because our friendship is obviously over. It's really every woman for...

11th December 2015 20:11



Taylor Swift And Her Girl Squad Criticised As Fascist Blondes

Taylor Swift’s meteoric rise to super super-stardom has given her a legion of fans, a cupboard full of awards and a lot of approval for her...

11th December 2015 20:30



Fetty Wap's Reality Tv Star Girlfriend Pregnant

The Trap Queen hitmaker's on/off reality TV star girlfriend, Masika Kalysha, announced she is pregnant with his baby during a radio chat in Los...

11th December 2015 20:52



Lady C's Appearance On 'Alan Carr Chatty Man' Reportedly Causes Audience Members To Walk Out

More than 100 audience members are said to have walked out of a recording of Alan Carr’s ‘Chatty Man’ earlier this week, when controversial...

11th December 2015 21:00



Kris Jenner Concerned About Daughter Kylie's Intentions In Canada

With five high maintenance daughters, it’s unsurprisingly that Kardashian matriarch Kris Jenner does a lot of worrying. This time, it’s her...

11th December 2015 22:00



Lady Gaga Opens Up About Being Raped At 19 And Reveals She Once Blamed They Way She Dressed

Lady Gaga has opened about about being raped at 19 and how the traumatic experience changed her life. The singer first revealed she had been raped as...

11th December 2015 23:00



Lady Gaga Collects Woman Of The Year Honour From Mum

The pop star performed Til It Happens to You, her new tribute song to victims of sexual assault, and then accepted her latest accolade from her...

11th December 2015 23:06



Janis Joplin's Porsche Is Shock Big Seller At Auction

The singer purchased the white 1965 Porsche 356C Cabriolet in 1968 and asked an artist friend to personalise the vehicle with a colourful mural. ...

11th December 2015 23:06



Bjork Urges Politicians To Finalise Paris Climate Change Deal

Politicians and experts from across the world have descended on the French capital to attend the United Nations' 2015 Paris Climate Conference,...

11th December 2015 23:06



Damon Albarn Based Alice In Wonderland Musical On Daughter

The Blur frontman unveiled his latest theatre project, titled wonder.land and based on Lewis Carroll's classic Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, at...

11th December 2015 23:06



Benjamin Bratt To Play Girl Group Svengali In New Lee Daniels Tv Drama

The untitled series from the Empire creator will also feature Queen Latifah, who will play a salon owner who once romanced Bratt's character,...

11th December 2015 23:06



Drew Barrymore Honoured For Philanthropy

The Charlie's Angels star was honoured for her philanthropic work in Africa combating AIDS but confessed she had no idea why she was picked as the...

11th December 2015 23:06



Juliet Stevenson Brought Mother Teresa Back To Life On The Streets Of India

The Brit studied the beloved nun's movements and mannerisms as she prepared to portray her and she was stunned when Indians believed she really was...

11th December 2015 23:06



Kurt Russell Scared To Fall Asleep On The Hateful Eight Set

The Pulp Fiction moviemaker employs strict rules when he is shooting his films, and the cast and crew are not allowed to bring in electronic...

11th December 2015 23:06



Kris Jenner Looking To Trademark 'Proud Mama' Phrase

Kim Kardashian's mother has been using the phrase for various business ventures and on social media and she wants to make it officially hers for...

11th December 2015 23:06



Fascinating Fact: 5064101

Dolly Parton has another big hit on her hands - the country star's Coat of Many Colors TV movie, which aired in America on Thursday night (10Dec15),...

11th December 2015 23:06



The Things They Tweet: 5064102

My friend Jaime King sent me the BEST baby gift!!! I had to share it with you guys because I just love it. It’s from Simone LeBlanc and the...

11th December 2015 23:06



The Things They Say: 5064103

"You are my every dream brought to life. With our hands pressed together I know that we will always find our way home. You are a gift to this world,...

11th December 2015 23:06


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