BANZAI, a parody of Japanese stunt shows due to hit American screens next month (JUL03), has already sparked outrage among animal rights activists.
Protesters are infuriated that a man in San Francisco, California, attempted to copy a stunt seen in a promotional clip for the show, testing how many helium balloons it takes to make a chicken fly.
The chicken in question, dubbed AMELIA by the city, became entangled in power lines but was rescued. The incident prompted electric utility company PG+E to hold a news conference on Friday (27JUN03), warning against the dangers of entangling poultry.
The show premieres on American TV network Fox on 13 July (03).01/07/2003 09:15
Spencer Morrill believed he was in a relationship with the singer and that she was hiding messages for him in her songs.
Was the singer unknowingly taking counterfeit pain medication?
Roberts had left the band in 2012, due to problems with blood circulation and other health issues.
The popstar turned actress is back in the studio.