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Tv Presenter Charlie Webster Out Of Coma

The former Sky Sports host, 33, took part in a charity bike ride from London to Rio de Janeiro, where she was due to present coverage of the sporting extravaganza, but she became...

Demi Lovato Apologises For Mum's Zika Virus Joke

A new outbreak of the mosquito-borne disease, which causes birth defects, emerged in Brazil last year (15), and as the 2016 Summer Olympics take place in Rio de Janeiro, the Cool for the Summer singer's...

Salma Hayek's Relative To Compete In Summer Olympics

Yvonne Trevino Hayek, who is the granddaughter of the cousin of the Desperado actress' father, will be making history when she takes part in the Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Yvonne...

Adriana Lima And Alessandra Ambrosio Recruited As News Contributors For Olympics

The Victoria's Secret angels have been hired as food and culture contributors for special segments airing during NBC's late night programming, and will also appear in culture features across various platforms. Alessandra...

Gisele Bundchen Heading Back To Runway For Olympics

The 35-year-old announced her retirement from the runway in 2014, but she's ready to strut her stuff once more as she represents Brazil during the opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro next month...

Serena Williams Expresses Zika Virus Fear Ahead Of Summer Olympics

International medical professionals fear the nation isn't safe enough for the world's top athletes after World Health Organization (WHO) officials issued a public warning advising pregnant women to avoid areas where the Zika virus, a...

Rebecca Adlington Splits From Husband

The 27-year-old former competitive swimmer announced the news on her personal website in an open letter signed "Becky and Harry"."It's after much thought and sadness that we confirm our separation," the sports champion wrote. Adding:...

U.s. Olympian Tara Lipinski Engaged

The gold medalist, 33, is set to walk down the aisle after her longtime boyfriend, TV sports producer Todd Kapostasy, popped the question on Monday night (21Dec15). Posting a photo of herself...

Dustin Lance Black To Wed After Tom Daley's Olympic Bid

The couple confirmed the engagement news by placing an announcement in British newspaper The Times on Thursday (01Oct15). However, the nuptials will not take place until after diving star Tom has competed...

Tom Daley & Dustin Lance Black Announce Their Engagement In ‘The Times’

Tom Daley, the British diver and Olympic Gold medallist, and director Dustin Lance Black are engaged! Their engagement was announced in The Times newspaper in the Births, Marriages and Deaths section on Thursday (1st October).Tom...

Judi Dench Has Bond Ringtone

Dame Judi Dench has the James Bond theme as her ringtone.The 77-year-old actress - who reprises her role as straight-talking MI6 chief M in the latest chapter of the British spy franchise, 'Skyfall' -...

Mandela Backs London For The Olympics

Former South African President NELSON MANDELA is backing London's bid to host the 2012 OLYMPICS. London is competing against New York City, Paris, Madrid and Moscow for the chance to host the games, and...

Jagger Joins London's Olympic Bid

SIR MICK JAGGER has taken a pivotal role in London's bid to host the 2012 OLYMPICS. The ROLLING STONES frontman has been appointed cultural ambassador by the British capital's bidding team and is...

Euro 2004 Final Tops Sports-on-tv List

The final of the EURO 2004 soccer championship beat the OLYMPICS to become the most-watched sporting event of the year, according to new figures. More than 153 million people watched the final between...

Moore Returns As Bond

English actor SIR ROGER MOORE is reprising his most famous role as JAMES BOND to help London bid to host the 2012 OLYMPICS. The suave star, 77, has broken his 19-year hiatus as superspy...

Venus Williams Designs Potential Olympics Apartments

Tennis superstar VENUS WILLIAMS is hoping New York City will win its bid to host the OLYMPICS in 2012 - because all of the athletes will be staying in apartments she's designed. Williams, who...

Stone Legs It To Number One

Sultry Hollywood stunner SHARON STONE has topped a poll of the 'sexiest leg moments' ever. The 46-year-old blonde actress topped the chart with her infamous BASIC INSTINCT scene, in which she uncrosses her legs...

Craig Awestruck By Spielberg

British actor DANIEL CRAIG was left awestruck by his meeting with superstar director STEVEN SPIELBERG. The TOMB RAIDER star - who is currently dating supermodel KATE MOSS - met the MINORITY REPORT film-maker about...

Stiller Wants Dodgeball At Olympics

BEN STILLER is hoping the sport depicted in his latest film DODGEBALL: A TRUE UNDERDOG DOG will become part of the Beijing OLYMPICS in 2008. The Hollywood actor, 38, believes America would win gold...

Cruise Delays Mission: Impossible 3

Hollywood actor TOM CRUISE has put his plans to shoot MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 3 on hold, so he can team up with director STEVEN SPIELBERG on WAR OF THE WORLDS instead. First-time movie director JJ...

Vivica Thanks Tarantino For New Body

Sexy actress VIVICA A FOX is revelling in her buff new physique and she's thanking director QUENTIN TARANTINO for it. The screen beauty, who celebrates her 40th birthday on 30 July (04), underwent...

Gray, Kravitz And Lavigne Record Olympic Soundtrack

Music stars MACY GRAY, LENNY KRAVITZ and AVRIL LAVIGNE are helping celebrate THE OLYMPICS' return to Greece - by laying down tracks for three albums designed to honour the sporting event. Record label EMI...

Pam Helps Gymnast Realise Her Olympic Dream

PAMELA ANDERSON is helping an American gymnast realise her dreams by helping her fund a final trip to this year's (04) OLYMPICS. The former BAYWATCH star, who was a gymnast in her youth, is...

Spielberg Takes On Olympic Task

Hollywood heavyweight STEVEN SPIELBERG's next film will focus on the tragedy of the 1972 OLYMPICS in Munich, Germany. The MINORITY REPORT director is hoping to cast SIR BEN KINGSLEY in the movie, which tells...

Bardot Battle With Former Manager

The former manager of Australian POPSTARS reality show winners BARDOT appeared in court today (19MAR04) over claims he was unfairly fired by the female pop group and production company SCREENTIME. GRANT THOMAS was sacked...

Sugar Ray Jumps In The Ring With Sly For Boxing Show

OLYMPICS gold medallist and five-time world champion boxer SUGAR RAY LEONARD has given SYLVESTER STALLONE's new reality show THE CONTENDER a big punch - he'll be training the wannabes. The show has been given...

Midler Hopes Olympians Will Rise From New Project

Actress BETTE MIDLER has helped in the construction of a brand new park in New York City - and she hopes it will be a breeding ground for an OLYMPICS rowing team. Midler, who...

Louis Walsh Backs Down Over Olympic Slur

Irish music mogul LOUIS WALSH has apologised after slamming the SPECIAL OLYMPICS as "little more than an ego trip" for its organisers. Representatives and competitors at the games for people with learning difficulties were...

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