29th February 2016

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Cast Of '7th Heaven' Reunites As Jessica Biel Opens Restaurant

The cast of 90s drama ‘7th Heaven’ reunited on Friday night, to support the opening of Jessica Biel’s new restaurant Au Fudge. Beverley...

29th February 2016 1:00



Lady Gaga Shows Kesha Support Prior To Oscars

The Born This Way singer has been an outspoken advocate for her fellow pop star, who recently lost her bid to be released from her Sony Music...

29th February 2016 1:33



Justin Bieber Gets Birthday Love From Rumoured Girlfriends

The Sorry hitmaker doesn't turn 22 until Tuesday (01Mar16), but he gathered his famous friends at a Bel-Air, California mansion for a weekend...

29th February 2016 1:33



Ginger Baker Cancels Tour Due To Heart Problems

The 76-year-old is suffering from heart problems and it seems his time on the road with his band Air Force is over permanently. "just seen...

29th February 2016 1:33



Aaron Carter Endorses Donald Trump, Faces Twitter Backlash

The pop star, 28, made his political tendencies clear on Saturday (27Feb16) as he took to social media to endorse the real estate tycoon and...

29th February 2016 1:33



Louis Tomlinson's Grandfather Dies

The British pop star's sister, Phoebe, announced the sad news on her Instagram.com page on Sunday (28Feb16). "RIP grandad Keith," she wrote. "You...

29th February 2016 1:33



Eddie Redmayne Becomes An Uncle On Oscars Night

The British actor is expecting his first child with his wife Hannah, and he reveals their baby will have an instant playmate. "My brother, who...

29th February 2016 1:33



Al Sharpton Holds Anti-oscars Rally In Hollywood

Academy voters came under fire in January (16) for failing to nominate black actors and filmmakers for top awards for the second year running,...

29th February 2016 1:33



Sylvester Stallone Starstruck By Cate Blanchett

The Rambo veteran reveals he has long admired Cate for her dramatic performances and he was awe-struck after the actress praised him for his...

29th February 2016 1:33



7th Heaven Co-stars Reunite At Jessica Biel's New Restaurant

Beverley Mitchell, who played Lucy Camden-Kinkirk, posted a photo on Friday (26Feb16) of her with several former co-stars, including Jessica, who...

29th February 2016 1:33



Derek Hough Will Be Singin' In The Rain On Broadway

Harvey Weinstein is teaming with producers at Theatre du Chatelet to bring a stage adaptation of the beloved musical to the New York Stage, and on...

29th February 2016 1:33



The Things They Say: 5156183

"Last year it rained, and so I thought it would probably rain again this year, so I wore velvet. I'm now sweating like a fiend!" 2016 Best Actor...

29th February 2016 1:33



The Things They Say: 5156184

"I feel kind of in like, a nice zen meditation (mood). Maybe it's because I'm really jetlagged! I flew in from Vietnam so I feel like I'm in another...

29th February 2016 1:33



Spotlight And The Big Short Are First Winners At 2016 Oscars

Filmmaker Tom MCCarthy and his fellow screenwriter Josh Singer continued their awards season winning streak by claiming Best Original Screenplay...

29th February 2016 2:09



Leonardo Dicaprio And Spotlight Strike Gold At 2016 Oscars

The 41-year-old, who has been nominated for five acting Oscars to date, earned his first Academy Award for his role as real-life fur trapper Hugh...

29th February 2016 5:11



Sam Smith Dedicates First Oscar To Lgbt Community

The Grammy winner can add a coveted Academy Award to his trophy shelf thanks to his and co-writer Jimmy Napes' win for Writing's On The Wall, the...

29th February 2016 7:57



Kesha: 'Lady Gaga's Oscars Performance Hit Close To My Heart'

The 28-year-old singer is currently embroiled in a legal battle against her record label Sony, requesting to be released from her contract due to...

29th February 2016 7:57



Rick Ross Countersues Independent Rapper

Raul Caiz sued the Hustlin' star and his label bosses at Def Jam Records and Universal Music Group in November (15) for trademark infringement,...

29th February 2016 7:57



Roger Daltrey & The Who Return After Meningitis Battle

The 71-year-old rocker pulled out of a charity gig and dates on The Who's 50th anniversary tour last year (15) after he was struck down with the...

29th February 2016 7:57



Kylie Minogue Opposes Kylie Jenner's Name Trademark

The U.S. reality star filed paperwork with officials at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office last year (15) to register her first name for various...

29th February 2016 7:57



Grunge Rocker James Atkins Dies Of Cancer

The 49-year-old rocker passed away on Saturday (27Feb16). He was diagnosed with the disease in October (15). Atkins was one of the founding...

29th February 2016 7:57



Arcade Fire To Be Honoured For Philanthropy At Junos

The Reflektor stars will be presented with the Allan Waters Humanitarian Award at the ceremony on 2 April (16), one day prior to the annual...

29th February 2016 7:57



Rapper Turk Launches Fundraising Campaign To Pay Lawsuit Settlement

The hip-hop star was incarcerated from 2004 to 2012 on charges including being a felon in possession of a firearm, a fugitive from justice in...

29th February 2016 7:57



Juliette Lewis Upset As Father Is Left Out Of Oscars Tributes

Traditionally, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recognise those who have lost their lives over the year during the tribute section at...

29th February 2016 7:57



Chris Rock Dives Into Diversity Controversy At Oscars

Officials at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have been under fire since last month (Jan16), when it was revealed that no...

29th February 2016 7:57



Eddie Redmayne Waiting To Find Out Baby's Sex

The Danish Girl star, who discovered he had become a first-time uncle hours before the Oscars on Sunday (28Feb16), told reporters on the red carpet...

29th February 2016 7:57



Sacha Baron Cohen Sneaked Ali G Costume Into Oscars

The 44-year-old actor took to the stage in character as perhaps his most famous alter-ego - Ali G. However, Academy Awards bosses had actually banned...

29th February 2016 7:57



Leonardo Dicaprio Calls For Climate Change At Oscars

The Hollywood star nabbed the Best Actor trophy for his portrayal of 19th century frontiersman and fur trapper Hugh Glass in survivor thriller The...

29th February 2016 7:57



Ben Affleck Reprised Batman For Son's Birthday Party

Samuel turned four on Saturday (27Feb16) and Ben and his estranged wife Jennifer Garner threw a bash for all of his friends to mark the occasion,...

29th February 2016 7:57



Tom Hardy's Wife Breast Pumping At Oscars

The Best Supporting Actor nominee was spotted pacing the floor outside the Dolby Theatre auditorium on Sunday night (28Feb16) as his wife Charlotte...

29th February 2016 7:57



Matt Damon Smuggles His Way Onto Jimmy Kimmel Live!

The Argo actor/director was Kimmel's special guest on the 11th annual show and walked out on set wearing an oversized trench coat, clearly trying...

29th February 2016 7:57



Stacey Dash Explains Surprise Oscars Appearance

The outspoken Clueless star courted controversy in January (16) after voicing her opinions about the lack of diversity among the top 2016 Oscars...

29th February 2016 7:57



Gina Rodriguez Launches Arts Education Foundation

The Jane the Virgin star has established the We Will foundation, which focuses on providing funds for less fortunate aspiring artists. "If art is...

29th February 2016 7:57



Kung Fu Panda 3 Becomes China's Biggest Animated Film

The third film in the beloved film franchise, featuring the voices of Jack Black, Angelina Jolie and Kate Hudson, has raked in $149 million...

29th February 2016 7:57



Actor Humbert Allen Astredo Dies At 86

The Dark Shadows star passed away on 19 February (16). Astredo began his career as a theatre actor and made his Broadway debut in the role of...

29th February 2016 7:57



The Things They Say: 5156287

"This is for the fans. Amy’s fans loved her through thick and thin. That was all she really needed." Amy producer James Gay-Rees acknowledged Amy...

29th February 2016 7:57



The Things They Say: 5156288

"We've been in each other's lives for her entire journey, so to see her evolve as such a multi-faceted artist to me - is really - what people needed...

29th February 2016 7:57



The Things They Tweet: 5156289

"That moment u turn around & Paul MCCartney's talking 2 my little girl n my arms & then touches my belly & says hi 2 the little one on the way......

29th February 2016 7:57



Fascinating Fact: 5156290

Inside Out director Pete Docter used his Oscars thank you scroll to break the news to his children that he's letting them get a new pet. At the end...

29th February 2016 7:57



The Things They Say: 5156291

"I want to applaud all my actors and actresses of colour that didn't get nominated tonight. I want them to understand that tonight should not...

29th February 2016 7:57



Fascinating Fact: 5156292

Emmanuel Lubezki made history at the Oscars by becoming the first cinematographer to receive three consecutive Academy Awards. The Mexican filmmaker,...

29th February 2016 7:57



Fascinating Fact: 5156293

Director Gabriel Osorio Vargas and producer Pato Escala Pierart claimed Chile's first ever Academy Award on Sunday (28Feb16) for animated short Bear...

29th February 2016 7:57



The Jump Gets The Better Of Heather Mills - Its Seventh Contestant To Succumb To Injury

TV’s most lethal celebrity reality show has claimed yet another famous contestant with Heather Mills the latest snow bunny to crash out of The Jump...

29th February 2016 11:04



Amy Winehouse's Father Hits Out At 'Amy' Director Asif Kapadia After Oscar Win

Amy Winehouse’s father Mitch Winehouse has once again slammed Asif Kapadia’s documentary Amy, after it won the award for Best Documentary Feature...

29th February 2016 11:20



Leonardo Dicaprio Finally Gets His Oscar! But 'Mad Max' Was The Big Winner At The 2016 Academy Awards

It would no doubt have been a total travesty if Leonardo DiCaprio didn't win his long-awaited Academy Award for his role in 'The Revenant', but no...

29th February 2016 11:35



Kanye West Leads Congratulations For Leonardo Dicaprio

The 41-year-old actor has been nominated for a gong six times, but finally took home one of the awards at this year's ceremony as he was named Best...

29th February 2016 11:56



Louis Tomlinson's Ex 'Doesn't Want His Girlfriend Around Freddie'

The One Direction singer and Briana welcomed baby Freddie into the world last month (Jan16) and have since been working on arrangement that will...

29th February 2016 11:56



Sam Smith 'Hated Every Moment' Of Performance

The Stay With Me singer took to the stage to perform Oscar-winning song Writing's on the Wall, his theme song from James Bond movie Spectre, during...

29th February 2016 11:56



Lady Gaga Pays Tribute To Sexual Assault Survivors At Oscars

The Born This Way star and singer/songwriter Diane Warren were nominated for their track Til It Happens to You from documentary The Hunting Ground,...

29th February 2016 11:56



Beth Ditto Takes 'Style-spiration' From Miss Piggy

The curvy Gossip star, who launched her own plus-size fashion range at this year's (16) London Fashion Week, looked up to Miss Piggy ever since she...

29th February 2016 11:56



Shia Labeouf Steps Up Legal Battle Against Uncle

The Transformers star and his mother sued Barry Saide in 2013, accusing him of failing to pay back a $800,000 (£578,000) loan in the instalments...

29th February 2016 11:56



Dustin Lance Black Accuses Sam Smith Of Texting Fiance

Dustin, who has been engaged to the Olympic diver since last year (15), took to Twitter.com to point out to the Stay With Me singer that he was not...

29th February 2016 11:56



Salma Hayek's Neighbour Confesses To Dog Shooting - Report

The actress was left devastated after her nine-year-old German Shepherd-mix dog Mozart was found dead at her ranch in Washington state with "a shot...

29th February 2016 11:56



Jason Sudeikis: 'A Toot Of Anger Is A Good Thing'

The film is an adaptation of the hit video game, which tells the story of three flightless birds who all suffer with rage issues. Jason voices Red,...

29th February 2016 11:56



Helen Mirren Couldn't Contain Excitement Over Eye In The Sky

The 70-year-old actress plays Colonel Katherine Powell in the action movie, which depicts the actions of two soldiers who must take out a group of...

29th February 2016 11:56



Beatrix Potter Celebrated With Peter Rabbit Coin

Her most famous creation is set to become the first children's literary figure to appear on British money when Britain's Royal Mint put the 50...

29th February 2016 11:56



Bad Auditions Haunt Brie Larson On Oscar Night

The 26-year-old picked up the Best Actress Academy Award for her role in Room on Sunday night (28Feb16) and all the memories of past failures came...

29th February 2016 11:56



The Things They Say: 5156817

"I probably have about 10,000 pairs of glasses and they're either in the warehouse or in the house... (But) you always end up wearing the same...

29th February 2016 11:56



Fascinating Fact: 5156818

Chris Rock used his platform as host of Sunday's (28Feb16) Academy Awards to help his 12-year-old daughter Zahra beat a pal by pleading with...

29th February 2016 11:56



Cheryl To Drop Fernandez-versini After Her Divorce Is Finalised

She’s on course for more name changes than eight-times married Elizabeth Taylor but it seems that’s not going to stop Cheryl to think again about...

29th February 2016 12:00



Dustin Lance Black Reminds Sam Smith He's Not The First Openly Gay Oscar Winner

Screenwriter Dustin Lance Black gave Sam Smith a very public reminder that he’s not the first openly gay person to win an Oscar, after the singer...

29th February 2016 12:12



Most Awkward Moment Of The Night: Why Was Stacey Dash At The Oscars?

Against the backdrop of the ongoing diversity debate in Hollywood, comedian Chris Rock did a stellar job of hosting this year’s Oscars ceremony....

29th February 2016 12:54



Mark Rylance Up For Olivier Award After Oscar Win

The 56-year-old actor has been in the industry since the 1980s but it has been the last few years that have seen him receive huge critical acclaim....

29th February 2016 13:02



Police Investigating After Salma Hayek's Dog Was Found Shot Dead

Salma Hayek is mourning the loss of her beloved dog Mozart, who was found shot dead last Friday. Police are said to be investigating exactly what...

29th February 2016 14:02



Benedict Cumberbatch, Nicole Kidman And Mark Rylance Lead Olivier Nominations

Benedict Cumberbatch has picked up a best actor nomination at this year’s Olivier awards, for his role as Hamlet at London’s Barbican theatre...

29th February 2016 15:17



Dave Grohl Keeps Cool Dad Status With Oscars Performance

The Foo Fighters frontman attended the Oscars for the first time on Sunday night (28Feb16), gracing the red carpet with his wife Jordyn Blum. When...

29th February 2016 15:58



Spice Girls Gift Emma Bunton With Diamond Ring

The British singer reached the milestone on 21 January (16) and celebrated with a lunch for family and friends followed by a wild night out with...

29th February 2016 15:58



Jamie Campbell-bower Turns His Back On Booze

The Twilight star may have gone teetotal, but he's not turning his back on partying just yet. However instead of getting drunk when out, Jamie...

29th February 2016 15:58



Rowetta Devastated Over Paul Weller Music Loss

The Step On singer was backstage sharing a drink with the Fun Lovin' Criminals at their show in Manchester, England, when her Apple iPhone 6...

29th February 2016 15:58



Star-studded Flint Benefit Concert Raises More Than $130,000

A decision by local authorities in 2014 to change the the city's water supply from one river to another resulted in its contamination and has left...

29th February 2016 15:58



Bill Cosby 'Wants Janice Dickinson Lawsuit Dismissed'

DICkinson launched legal action against the former The Cosby Show star in May (15) after the 78-year-old's former lawyer Martin Singer called her...

29th February 2016 15:58



Charlie Sheen Steals Show At Elton John Aids Benefit

The actor, who announced he had contracted the virus in an emotional TV interview last year (15), attended wearing a T-shirt with his face on it...

29th February 2016 15:58



Amy Adams Confirms American Hustle Director Made Her Cry

The moviemaker's behaviour towards the American actress was first exposed in leaked emails following the Sony Pictures Entertainment database hack in...

29th February 2016 15:58



Cate Blanchett: My Son Can't Watch Me Act

The Australian actress was starring in her husband's, playwright Andrew Upton, adaptation of Anton Chekhov's Platonov, and took her young son...

29th February 2016 15:58



Leonardo Dicaprio 'Overwhelmed' By Fans' Oscars Support

The Revenant star's bad luck at the Academy Awards over the years has seen him leave without a prestigious golden statue five times after being...

29th February 2016 15:58



Arnold Schwarzenegger Consoles 'Winner' Sylvester Stallone After Oscar Loss

Arnold, 68, posted a message of support on his Twitter page after the veteran action-man failed to clinch the award for Best Supporting Actor at...

29th February 2016 15:58



Esther Anderson Is Engaged

The former Home and Away star and her advertising executive partner Howard Moggs moved into a new home in Los Angeles together earlier in February...

29th February 2016 15:58



Fascinating Fact: 5157062

Singer Sam Smith and songwriter Jimmy Napes calmed their Oscars nerves by sipping on tea made for them by Governors Ball chef Wolfgang Puck. The duo...

29th February 2016 15:58



The Things They Say: 5157063

"I hope so, one day. It would have to be the right thing. We've been looking for something but we haven't been able to find anything (yet)." Oscar...

29th February 2016 15:58



The Oscar Winners That Never Were: 12 Stars Who Are Still Waiting

That familiar anti-climactic feeling has hit following the 88th Academy Award winner announcements. That's the last we'll hear about last year's...

29th February 2016 16:01



Sophie Turner Drops Major 'Game Of Thrones' Spoiler On Oscars Red Carpet

‘Game of Thrones’ actress Sophie Turner may have revealed a little too much on last night’s Oscar red carpet, when she let slip a massive...

29th February 2016 16:19



Jj Abrams Is Sure We'll Meet A Gay 'Star Wars' Character In The Future

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' was praised highly for its diverse approach to casting and storytelling during its release. We had our first female...

29th February 2016 17:06



Peter Rabbit To Feature On 50p Coins To Commemorate Beatrix Potter Anniversary

Beatrix Potter’s much-loved creation Peter Rabbit is to become the first ever children’s literary character to feature on a British coin, the...

29th February 2016 18:00



Chris Rock Uses Oscars To Help His Daughters Sell Girl Scout Cookies

As well as cracking a few zingers at the expense of the lack of diversity in the nominations list, Oscars host Chris Rock used the ceremony as a...

29th February 2016 20:00



Dr. Luke's Lawyer Criticises Kesha For Oscars Tweet

The Born This Way superstar brought the likes of Oscar nominees Rachel MCAdams and Kate Winslet to tears with her powerful rendition of Best...

29th February 2016 20:12



Sam Smith Defends Oscars Speech

The 23-year-old won an Academy Award for Best Original Song for his James Bond theme, Writing's on the Wall, on Sunday night (28Feb16), but he...

29th February 2016 20:12



Amy Winehouse's Dad Blasts Director's Oscar Win

Mitch Winehouse has not been a fan of Kapadia's since the first time he watched Amy, which documents the tragic star's rise to fame and her battle...

29th February 2016 20:12



Jay Z Facing Lawsuit Over Tidal Royalties

The Empire State of Mind star relaunched the brand in March (15) with new investors including his wife Beyonce, Kanye West, Nicki Minaj, Madonna,...

29th February 2016 20:12



Brad Paisley's Tour Openers Struck Down By Flu

Brad's Crushin' It World Tour made a stop in Wichita on Thursday (25Feb16), but both his opening acts, Cam and Eric, were struck down with illness....

29th February 2016 20:12



Channing Tatum's Gambit Pulled From 2016 Release

Bosses at 20th Century Fox had originally set Gambit for release in October (16), but the film has yet to begin production and it has since been...

29th February 2016 20:12



Abe Vigoda's Daughter Upset About Oscars Snub

Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl performed a cover of The Beatles' Blackbird to pay tribute to late industry figures like Alan Rickman, Christopher Lee,...

29th February 2016 20:12



Janice Dickinson's Bill Cosby Suit Moving Forward

DICkinson launched legal action against the former The Cosby Show star last May (15) after the 78-year-old's former lawyer, Martin Singer, called...

29th February 2016 20:12



Anxious Gotham Star Ben Mckenzie Hopes For A Weekend Delivery

The Gotham star and his girlfriend and co-star, Morena Baccarin, are expecting their first child any day now, but Ben, 37, who plays a young...

29th February 2016 20:12



Brie Larson Channeled Renaissance In Oscars Dress

The 26-year-old won the Best Actress statuette at Sunday night's (28Feb16) ceremony for her work in kidnap drama Room, and she wowed on the red...

29th February 2016 20:12



Fascinating Fact: 5157133

Leonardo Dicaprio's glorious Oscar win has become the most-tweeted about moment in Academy Awards history. The Revenant star, who has been nominated...

29th February 2016 20:12



The Things They Say: 5157134

"That was awkward. I'm not gonna lie and say I didn't think that was awkward. I think everybody did. I didn't believe she was walking out here, so...

29th February 2016 20:12



Fascinating Fact: 5157135

Indian beauty Freida Pinto made her red carpet debut with her boyfriend, professional polo player Ronnie Bacardi, at Sunday's (28Feb16) Vanity Fair...

29th February 2016 20:12



Richard Gere Swaps Hollywood For Glasgow As He Appears At Red Carpet Premiere

Sunday was all about the Oscars for virtually the entirety of the movie industry – except for Richard Gere. The silver fox eschewed the annual...

29th February 2016 22:00



George Kennedy Dies At 91

The New York native, who had been receiving hospice care for the past month, died early on Sunday (28Feb16) in Boise, Idaho, reports TMZ.com. His...

29th February 2016 22:13



Ian Mckellen Congratulates Sam Smith On Oscar Win

The soul singer and his collaborator Jimmy Napes beat out competition from the likes of Lady Gaga and The Weeknd to claim the Best Original Song...

29th February 2016 23:02



Kris Jenner Wants To 'Ground' Kanye West

The outspoken rapper has become known for his social media rants in recent weeks, attacking the likes of Wiz Khalifa, Taylor Swift, and rock...

29th February 2016 23:02



Mark Volman Declared Cancer-free

The rocker went public with his throat cancer diagnosis in September (15) and revealed he was undergoing chemotherapy and radiation treatment. ...

29th February 2016 23:02



Iron Maiden's Plane Too Heavy Metal To Land In Germany

The British heavy metal band's flying tour bus, Ed Force One, was supposed to land in Dortmund at the end of May (16) for the group's Rock im...

29th February 2016 23:02



Florence Welch Performs Shakespeare Sonnet

The Florence + The MAChine star has recorded a sonnet by the revered British playwright for Rufus' new project, which marks the 400th anniversary...

29th February 2016 23:02



Katt Williams Arrested For Assault

The funnyman reportedly became engaged in a verbal altercation with a worker at a pool supply store in Gainesville on Monday (29Feb16), when the...

29th February 2016 23:02



Cheryl Tiegs Apologises For Plus-size Comments

Ashley recently hit headlines after she became the first plus-size model to grace the coveted Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover, one of three...

29th February 2016 23:02



Patricia Arquette's Oscars Speech Cost Her Roles

The Boyhood star used her Best Supporting Actress triumph last year (15) to address wage equality, and now she claims her outspoken views put...

29th February 2016 23:02



Heather Mills Pulls Out Of Ski Jump Show

The former model, who lost her leg in a traffic accident, has become the seventh celebrity to quit British show The Jump because of injury. ...

29th February 2016 23:02


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