8th January 2016

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Lost 'Dad's Army' Episode Made Into Animation For Bbc Store

With the release of the much-anticipated Dad’s Army movie just one month away, the BBC has announced that it’ll be making available a ‘lost...

8th January 2016 1:00



Natalie Cole's Family Reveal More Details About Singer's Death

The singer passed away in Los Angeles at the age of 65 on 31 December (15), and now her relatives have opened up about what they believe killed...

8th January 2016 2:25



Beyonce Joining Coldplay For Super Bowl Show

The British rockers will be headlining the big gig in Santa Clara, California on 7 February (16), and bosses at Pepsi, the company sponsoring the...

8th January 2016 2:25



Sex Pistols Inspire New Converse Footwear Line

The 1970s band, fronted by Johnny Rotten, is the inspiration for a new line of Converse Chuck Taylor All Star sports shoes and apparel. The...

8th January 2016 2:25



Pop Star Brian Littrell's Son Heading To Broadway

The I Want It That Way singer's 13-year-old is following will be stepping into the spotlight when the production opens at the Nederlander Theatre...

8th January 2016 2:25



Andre 3000 'Happy' To Reunite Musically With Ex Erykah Badu

The stars dated for around four years in the late 1990s and are parents to a son named Seven, and their split inspired Andre to pen the OutKast...

8th January 2016 2:25



Lee Daniels Loses Lawsuit Over Unpaid Residuals And Union Contributions

Executives at the union alleged Daniels' company, Lee Daniels Entertainment, failed to pay residuals or make pension and health benefits...

8th January 2016 2:25



Stylists For Joy And Carol Among Costume Designers Guild Awards Nominees

Top wardrobe official Sandy Powell is a double nominee with nods for the categories of Excellence in Period Film for Carol, and Excellence in...

8th January 2016 2:25



Kevin Spacey Named Chairman Of Relativity Media

Ryan Kavanaugh, who founded the company in 2004, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in July (15). He was reportedly unable to make a...

8th January 2016 2:25



Domhnall Gleeson: 'We Haven't Been Invited To The Golden Globes'

The actors feature as 19th century frontiersmen alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy in the new thriller, and although the movie has scored...

8th January 2016 2:25



Aaron Sorkin: 'Jack Nicholson Refused To Leave A Few Good Men Set After Big Speech'

Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin admits he was stunned to find the movie legend hanging around as director Rob Reiner put the technical finishing touches...

8th January 2016 2:25



The Things They Say: 5081769

"I'm a terrible public speaker... You'd think because I perform, I'd be able to get something together but I'm rubbish... I just can't do it, public...

8th January 2016 2:25



Fascinating Fact: 5081770

Bollywood star Deepika Padukone, Nina Dobrev and Ruby Rose are in talks to join Vin Diesel in his XXX return. The Furious 7 made a name for himself...

8th January 2016 2:25



The Things They Say: 5081771

"There was one day after filming that I went to my trailer and I couldn't stop crying because I realised I never (considered the loss) for the (Ron)...

8th January 2016 2:25



Craig Strickland's Memorial To Be Streamed Online

The 29-year-old Backroad Anthem singer and his friend Chase Morland went on a hunting trip during winter storm Goliath in late December (15), and...

8th January 2016 8:07



Brian May Unveils Plaque In Memory Of Late Drummer Cozy Powell

May was joined by fellow music veterans Tony Iommi, Suzi Quatro, Neil Murray, and Bernie Marsden for the celebration, which took place outside the...

8th January 2016 8:07



Locash Star Is A First-time Dad

The LoCash star and his wife Kristen welcomed daughter Love Lily Brust in Nashville, Tennessee on Tuesday (05Jan16). "Love has changed our whole...

8th January 2016 8:07



Lady Gaga: 'I Was Miserable Before American Horror Story'

The Born This Way singer made her first major TV debut as the blood-thirsty owner of a cursed hotel last year (15), and she admits prior to scoring...

8th January 2016 8:07



Beck Postpones Las Vegas Concert Due To Illness

The Loser singer was scheduled to take to the stage at the Brooklyn Bowl venue in Sin City, but hours before the gig, it was announced he would not...

8th January 2016 8:07



Nick Cave & Justin Vernon Write New Songs For Soul Legend Mavis Staples

Livin' On a High Note also features songs written by Aloe Blacc, Neko Case, and Benjamin Booker. Cave penned Jesus Lay Down Beside Me for Staples...

8th January 2016 8:07



Bridge Of Spies And Carol Lead Bafta Nominations

Tom Hanks' drama, which has been largely snubbed in awards nominations so far, was a surprise frontrunner when the BAFTA shortlist was read out by...

8th January 2016 8:07



Caitlyn Jenner Cancels Speaking Tour

Kim Kardashian's stepfather was slated to kick off a five-city tour on 22 February (16), but on Thursday (07Jan16), her representative told...

8th January 2016 8:07



Will Ferrell Named Part Owner Of Los Angeles Soccer Club

The Kicking & Screaming star made the announcement during a press conference on Thursday (07Jan16), assuring the audience his new venture "is not a...

8th January 2016 8:07



Top Disney Animator Fred Armitage Dead

The 91-year-old passed away at his home in Paso Robles, California on Monday (04Jan15). Born in Australia, Armitage started working for Disney in...

8th January 2016 8:07



Oprah Winfrey: 'I've Visited The Psych Ward Several Times Recently'

The 61-year-old media mogul has long been applauded for her commitment to helping people feel well and whole, and now her philanthropic efforts have...

8th January 2016 8:07



Julianne Hough Thanks Co-star's Memory For Latest Love

The actress and singer, who shot to fame as a dancer on America's Dancing With the Stars show, became engaged to Brooks Laich last year (15), and...

8th January 2016 8:07



The Things They Say: 5081905

"It made me harder on myself. (It) was as heavy as you can get to dismantle a family, for sure... When you're betrayed by someone that is a...

8th January 2016 8:07



The Things They Say: 5081906

"I'm not a martial artist, so I had to train and learn... I gained about 10 pounds of muscle mass... It was crazy what they put us through." Former...

8th January 2016 8:07



Eddie Redmayne, 'Carol' And 'Bridge Of Spies' Lead 2016 Bafta Nominations

Last year’s Oscar winner Eddie Redmayne has received his second BAFTA nod in as many years for his star turn in The Danish Girl, with Bridge of...

8th January 2016 9:07



Thandie Newton Calls Out Starbucks For 'Racist' Shop Display

British actress Thandie Newton has blasted Starbucks over a small statue that was part of a display in one of the coffee shop’s London branches...

8th January 2016 10:05



'Game Of Thrones' Season 6 Air Date Finally Scheduled

Things just got real for 'Game Of Thrones'. Fans were sent into a frenzy last year with the season 6 poster featuring an ambiguous image of Jon Snow,...

8th January 2016 10:36



Kristina Rihanoff Reveals On 'Celebrity Big Brother' That She's Pregnant

Former ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ professional Kristina Rihanoff has announced her first pregnancy, while live on ‘Celebrity Big Brother’.The 36...

8th January 2016 10:56



Motorhead's Lemmy Stars Posthumously In Finnish Milk Advert

The late Motörhead frontman Lemmy is posthumously starring in an advert promoting milk, which was filmed less than a month before his untimely...

8th January 2016 11:52



Bbc Treat 'Dad's Army' Fans To Animated Lost Episode 'A Stripe For Frazer'

Ahead of the release of the big screen adaptation of 'Dad's Army', the BBC will unveil a special animated episode of a missing story entitled 'A...

8th January 2016 11:53



Justin Bieber Kicked Out Of Historic Site - Report

The Baby singer, who claimed he had cleaned up his bad boy act last year (15), reportedly attempted to enter the site of an ancient Mayan fortress...

8th January 2016 12:11



Lemmy Promoting Milk From Beyond The Grave

The veteran rocker shot the campaign for Finnish dairy giant Valio less than a month before he passed away in December (15), aged 70, and in the...

8th January 2016 12:11



The Easybeats Star Stevie Wright Mourned At Funeral

The Easybeats star passed away in hospital on 27 December (15), a week after his 68th birthday, following a long battle with ill health. He was...

8th January 2016 12:11



T.i. Sued By Jewellery Store Owners

Bosses at the Aydin & Co. store in Atlanta, Georgia claim T.i., real name Clifford Harris, Jr., only paid them $20,000 (£13,300) for a white gold...

8th January 2016 12:11



Jack Garratt Tipped For Success In 2016

The multi-instrumentalist and producer, who also landed the coveted Critics' Choice prize ahead of the 2016 BRIT Awards, came top of the BBC Sound...

8th January 2016 12:11



Venue Website Sparks Zz Top Glastonbury Speculation

In December (15), the trio announced they were going on tour, and the European leg of the trek kicks off in France on 26 June (16), the day...

8th January 2016 12:11



Actor Douglas Dick Dies

He passed away in his sleep at his home in Los Angeles on 19 December (15), his family announced in a Los Angeles Times obituary published on...

8th January 2016 12:11



Samuel L. Jackson Baffled By Furore Over The Hateful Eight Language

The actor previously found himself caught in a storm over Tarantino's last film, Django Unchained, which featured use of the 'n'-word more than 100...

8th January 2016 12:11



James Nesbitt Turned Down Obe By Mistake

The Cold Feet star was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the monarch's 2016 New Year Honours, and he will be presented...

8th January 2016 12:11



Billy Connolly To Receive Special Recognition Award

The comedian/actor, who started his performing life as a folk singer, will be presented with the Special Recognition Award by his close pal, actor...

8th January 2016 12:11



Jonathan Jackson Opening Bbq Restaurant

Jackson and his former General Hospital co-star Steve Burton have teamed up to open Jack and Jameson's Smokehouse in Franklin, just south of...

8th January 2016 12:11



Kurt Russell Stumbled Upon The Beach Boys Recording Iconic Song As A Child

The Furious 7 star stumbled upon the studio session as a child after he was dropped off to perform some acting work. "I was about 12 years old...

8th January 2016 12:11



Dog Day Afternoon Broadway Play In The Works

Bosses at Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures have announced an adaptation of the 1975 film starring Al Pacino is heading to the Great White Way. ...

8th January 2016 12:11



Guillermo Del Toro In Talks For Fantastic Voyage Remake

The Mexican director is poised to helm the project, which is a new version of the original 1966 Fantastic Voyage starring Stephen Boyd and Raquel...

8th January 2016 12:11



Long-awaited Pee-wee Herman Movie Comeback Scheduled For Sxsw Film Festival

The film has been in the works for almost 17 years, and now Reubens' man-child character from TV and 1985 Tim Burton movie Pee-wee's Big Adventure...

8th January 2016 12:11



Scott Disick Purchases New House Near Kardashians

Following his split from Kourtney Kardashian and in the possible hope of some kind of resolution, Scott Disick is believed to have purchased a new,...

8th January 2016 12:59



Radiohead Drop Hint At New Album With Company Formation

Radiohead fans searching the stars, scanning the horoscopes and reading tea leaves in the hope of discovering when the band might finally release its...

8th January 2016 13:48



Amy Schumer, 'Broad City', 'Time Traveling Bong': Comedy Central All-new Spring Fest

Looks like you can expect a whole load more funnys from Comedy Central this year - two of your favourite shows have at least two more seasons ahead,...

8th January 2016 14:09



Sheridan Smith To Star In Bbc Shannon Matthews Drama

Sheridan Smith will play the head of the tenants’ association who organised the campaign to find the kidnapped schoolgirl Shannon Matthews in a new...

8th January 2016 14:32



Mavis Staples Bands Together Old And New Artists For Uplifting Album

It's always exciting when a musical legend resurfaces for a particularly exciting project. Though, of course, every release Mavis Staples helms is...

8th January 2016 14:58



The Revenant Changed Leonardo Dicaprio

"Glass was a campfire legend," DiCaprio says, "and it's all true! He survived a savage bear attack, was left for dead, then travelled through this...

8th January 2016 15:05





'Ash Vs Evil Dead' Unveils Sam Raimi's Soft Side With Wes Craven Tribute

We are so not looking forward to a weekend without 'Ash vs Evil Dead' now that season one has wrapped and we have no idea when to expect season two....

8th January 2016 15:55



Dan Auerbach Releases Making A Murderer Charity Single

The 10-part thriller focuses on Steven Avery, who was wrongly imprisoned for sexual assault and attempted murder for 18 years. Four years after his...

8th January 2016 16:03



Bloc Party Promise Fans Replacement Gig After Music Festival Cancellation

The event, which featured Bloc Party, Foals and Disclosure on the line-up, was due to run from Friday (08Jan16) to Sunday (10Jan16) but was axed...

8th January 2016 16:03



Michael Buble Visiting Children's Hospital Where Son Was Treated

The Canadian crooner's child Noah was admitted to a medical facility in his mother Luisana Lopilato's native Argentina in June (15), while the...

8th January 2016 16:03



Sting Serenades Wife At Movie Event

The couple attended a special luncheon hosted by director Baz Luhrmann ahead of a screening of Leonardo DiCaprio's latest drama in New York City on...

8th January 2016 16:03



Alanis Morissette Becomes Advice Columnist

The Ironic star will answer readers' questions in her weekly column, which will appear in the Guardian Weekend magazine from 16 January (16). ...

8th January 2016 16:03



Benedict Cumberbatch Lands Spot On U.k. Theatre's Most Influential List

The Sherlock star's 12-week run in the William Shakespeare play sold out in just seven hours, and extra tickets were awarded via a ballot system...

8th January 2016 16:03



Noma Dumezweni: 'Harry Potter Play Criticism Stems From Ignorance'

The actress hit headlines last year (15) when she was cast as a grown-up version of Potter sidekick Hermione Granger in Harry Potter and the Cursed...

8th January 2016 16:03



Italian Actress Silvana Pampanini Dead At 90

The star passed away on Wednesday (06Jan16) in Rome, Italy, according to Variety.com. Pampanini started training as a singer under the direction...

8th January 2016 16:03



Samuel L. Jackson: 'Nobody Notices Who Wins At The Oscars'

The actor has only received one Oscar nomination during his career, picking up a nod for his supporting role in Quentin Tarantino's time-twisting...

8th January 2016 16:03



Steve Carell Ate Frozen Pizza For Movie Role

The normally slimline actor enjoyed gorging on junk food in order to gain weight, and he even sucked on frozen slices of pizza in a bid to bulk up...

8th January 2016 16:03



The Things They Say: 5082757

"We're friends, but when I replaced her she jokingly called me Valerie instead of my character's name Malory. Every time I meet her she says, 'Hello...

8th January 2016 16:03



Eddie Redmayne Committed To Trans Role In The Danish Girl

The Danish Girl tells the story of Einar Wegener, the first person to undergo gender-reassignment surgery, becoming Lili Elbe. Eddie Redmayne...

8th January 2016 16:14



People's Choice Awards Won't Let Steve Harvey Forget His Miss Universe Blunder - Video

That awkward moment where you're Steve Harvey and you think everyone's over the Miss Universe fiasco, but then the People's Choice Awards do this....

8th January 2016 17:05



Alyssa Milano Speaks Out Against 'Anarchic' Views On Breastfeeding

Actress Alyssa Milano has spoken out against those who have criticised her for sharing photos of herself breastfeeding her children. The actress has...

8th January 2016 20:06



Madonna Opens Up About 'Challenging Time' Amidst Custody Battle

The pop superstar hit headlines in December (15) after successfully asking a New York judge to order her 15-year-old son Rocco to return from...

8th January 2016 20:10



Lady Gaga And Taylor Kinney Make Love On Canvas For Charity Shoot

The American Horror Story: Hotel star and Kinney are completely nude and covered in paint as she embraces her fiance from behind, in post-coital...

8th January 2016 20:10



Kacey Musgraves' Boot Thief Captured And Charged

The Follow Your Arrow singer had left her vehicle outside concert venue Third & Lindsley on Monday night, and returned to find her passenger's side...

8th January 2016 20:10



Kanye West Has No Beef With Lebron James

Not normally one to overshare on social media, Kanye took to his Twitter account to address claims he was criticising the Cleveland Cavaliers ace...

8th January 2016 20:10



London Gigs Called Off Over Venue Roof Troubles

The O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire in west London was shut in December (15) after a safety inspection found damage to the historic building's roof,...

8th January 2016 20:10



Sigourney Weaver To Receive Human Rights Campaign Award

The Avatar star will be honoured with the Ally for Equality prize, which recognises "the outstanding efforts of those who dedicate time, energy,...

8th January 2016 20:10



Steve-o Cuts Short Radio Interview Over Kat Von D's Ex

The Jackass star, real name Stephen Glover, went public with his new relationship with celebrity tattoo artist Von D at the end of 2015, when he...

8th January 2016 20:10



Natasha Richardson Took Secret Singing Lessons For Wedding To Liam Neeson

The Taken star recalled the touching story on Thursday (07Jan16), while chatting with John Benjamin during the My Favourite Song segment on U.S. show...

8th January 2016 20:10



Susan Sarandon Named L'orÉAl Paris Ambassador

Joining the likes of Blake Lively, Julianne Moore and Jennifer Lopez in her new role, Susan will be the spokeswoman for the Age Perfect skin care and...

8th January 2016 20:10



Cate Blanchett Sweats At Golden Globes

The 2016 ceremony will take place in Los Angeles on Sunday (10Jan16), with Cate and her co-star Rooney Mara both in the running for the best drama...

8th January 2016 20:10



Fascinating Fact: 5082838

Kanye West, The Strokes, and The Killers are set to headline the 2016 Governors Ball festival. Beck, Robyn, Death Cab For Cutie, Haim, Chvrches, and...

8th January 2016 20:10



The Things They Tweet: 5082839

"Technically my wife completely slayed me last night in every way. My only angel saving grace was Mrs. Carter. Thank u B! #lipsyncbattle". Channing...

8th January 2016 20:10



The Things They Tweet: 5082840

"Thank you for this wonderful acknowledgement and honor." Mark Ruffalo is grateful to receive a BAFTA Best Supporting Actor nod for his role in...

8th January 2016 20:10



The Things They Say: 5082841

"No one has called me. MI6 have not been on the phone. No one's called." Homeland actor Damian Lewis insists rumours suggesting he is on a shortlist...

8th January 2016 20:10



The Things They Say: 5082842

"We've invited people to come and do the show. We've had Billy Boyd come and do the show, I've invited Viggo (Mortensen), I've invited Orlando...

8th January 2016 20:10



David Bowie Celebrates 69th Birthday By Releasing New Album 'Blackstar'

David Bowie celebrated turning 69 today by releasing his 28th studio album Blackstar. The album sees the music legend collaborate with a jazz combo...

8th January 2016 21:33



Liv Tyler Announces Pregnancy

The 38-year-old The Leftovers star made the announcement via her Instagram account on Friday (08Jan16)."Oh my goodness it seems the stork is visiting...

8th January 2016 22:45



Justin Bieber Reportedly Kicked Out Of Mexican Historical Site For 'Pulling Down His Pants'

Justin Bieber has run into some trouble while vacationing in Mexico, after he was reportedly kicked out of one of the country’s most important...

8th January 2016 22:53



Kanye West Suffers Technical Mishap With New Song Release

Kim Kardashian alerted fans to her husband's plan to share new tracks online every week early on Friday (08Jan16), and hours later, Kanye took to...

8th January 2016 22:59



Justin Bieber Dominates U.k. Chart's Top Three To Set New Record

The pop superstar holds on to numbers one and two with Love Yourself and Sorry, respectively, while What Do You Mean? climbs up one place to three,...

8th January 2016 22:59



Kelly Price Evicted From California Home

The R&B star and Jeffery Rolle have been renting a mansion in Torrance for two years, but they were evicted last month (Dec15) after failing to pay...

8th January 2016 22:59



Songwriters Cary Barlowe And Hillary Lindsey Welcome Baby Girl

The couple welcomed the tot on 30 December (15), but only broke the news to fans this week (begs04Jan16). New dad Barlowe took to Instagram on...

8th January 2016 22:59



Singer Kitty Kallen Dies At 94

The Little Things Mean a Lot star passed away on Thursday (07Jan16) at her home in Cuernavaca, Mexico, according to the New York Times. Kallen...

8th January 2016 22:59



Lady Gaga Gifted Bathrobes To Tv Castmates

The pop star made a move to TV by taking on a role in the latest series of the popular horror show, and her performance earned the singer her first...

8th January 2016 22:59



Leonardo Dicaprio Still Open To Marriage

The Wolf of Wall Street star was recently reported to have parted ways with model/actress Kelly Rohrbach late last year (15), after dating for...

8th January 2016 22:59



Zelda Williams Directs Jojo's Video Tribute To Late Dad

The Leave (Get Out) star's Save My Soul single was inspired by her dad Joel Levesque's struggle with addiction, and she released the accompanying...

8th January 2016 22:59



Amandla Stenberg 'Comes Out' As Bisexual

The Hunger Games star, 17, made the revelation in a video on social media, in which she talks about learning to accept herself for who she is. ...

8th January 2016 22:59



Sherri Shepherd Petitions Pennsylvania Supreme Court Over Custody Battle

The Precious star split from her husband of three years, Lamar Sally, in May, 2014 while the surrogate was still pregnant, and Shepherd...

8th January 2016 22:59



Tyler Perry Questioned Oprah Winfrey Over Weightwatchers Deal

The TV titan became a co-owner of the diet company in October (15), after buying 10 per cent of the firm, while she also agreed to front its new...

8th January 2016 22:59



Fascinating Fact: 5082992

The cover image for David Gilmour's Rattle That Lock has been named the best album artwork of 2015. Members of the British public voted for the...

8th January 2016 22:59



The Things They Say: 5082993

"I can't believe people took that the wrong way. I was totally kidding. She is a huge fan of that, but of course, people will write what they want to...

8th January 2016 22:59



The Things They Say: 5082994

"At the moment I have three snakes, two tarantulas, a praying mantis, a scorpion, a centipede... bees, I have like, 30,000 bees on my property... In...

8th January 2016 22:59


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