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Hidden Figures - Movie Review

This film recounts such a great true story that we don't mind the fact that it's all a bit too warm and polished, or that it kind of ignores its side characters. The central events, which took place more than...


Jamie Foxx Shrugs Off Racial Abuse With Champagne Break In Croatia

Jamie Foxx was sunning it up in Dubrovnik, Croatia this week when he found himself at the receiving end of a vicious racist onslaught while out dining at a restaurant. The matter has since been dealt with, and the actor...

By Holly Williams on 22 February 2017

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Why Paris Jackson Won't Follow Her Family Into Music

Paris Jackson says she has no plans for a recording career, despite her musical heritage.The 18-year-old daughter of Michael Jackson opened up to director Lee Daniels in a new interview with Carine Roitfeld’s Fashion Book, where she spoke about writing...

By Stephanie Chase on 22 February 2017

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Karrueche Tran Reportedly Granted Restraining Order Against Ex Chris Brown

Karrueche Tran has reportedly been granted a restraining order against ex Chris Brown.According to TMZ, Tran filled legal docs claiming the rapper had threatened to kill her, saying if he couldn’t have her no one else could. The model and...

By Stephanie Chase on 22 February 2017

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New Parents Peta Murgatroyd And Maksim Chmerkovskiy Will Compete Against Each Other On 'Dancing With The Stars'

Peta Murgatroyd and Maksim Chmerkovskiy have announced they’ll be competing on the next series of ‘Dancing With The Stars’, just months after welcoming son Shia.The pros confirmed their return to the show on Monday’s edition of ‘Good Morning America’, where...

By Stephanie Chase on 22 February 2017

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Han Solo And Company Pose In First Image From The Forthcoming 'Star Wars' Spin-Off

The first image of the cast of the forthcoming Han Solo movie has arrived as principal photography for the movie finally gets underway. We see (almost) the full cast of the 'Star Wars' spin-off getting ready for action as directors...

By Holly Williams on 22 February 2017

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Amal Clooney Will Avoid Countries Where She's Not Welcome While Pregnant

George Clooney says that he and wife Amal have imposed certain travel restrictions on themselves as they prepare to welcome twins.Amal, 39, is a high-profile human rights lawyer and her husband has admitted that the couple previously found it “exciting”...

By Stephanie Chase on 22 February 2017

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Video Footage Surfaces From Harrison Ford Latest Plane Accident

Footage has surfaced from Harrison Ford's recent piloting incident, showing just how close the actor came to colliding with a passenger jet as he landed on a prohibited taxiway at John Wayne Airport just over a week ago after mistaking...

By Holly Williams on 22 February 2017

Harrison Ford

Christine Bleakley Reveals She Nearly Didn't Make It Down The Aisle With Hubby Frank Lampard

Christine Bleakley married footballer Chris Lampard just over two years ago but it could have been all very different after a prank he played on her the night before the big day. Talking on Loose Women, the Irish presenter revealed...

By Charlotte Court on 21 February 2017

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Matt Damon Befuddled By The Great Wall

Upon the release of his new epic movie The Great Wall, Hollywood star Matt Damon, whose name is credited in some of the most prestigious movie projects ever, believes that he’s never been involved with anything on the scale of...

By Ed Biggs on 21 February 2017

Matt Damon

Campaign For David Bowie 'Thunderbolt' Memorial In Brixton Launched

A crowdfunding campaign has been launched with the aim of installing a permanent memorial to the late music icon David Bowie in his native Brixton, just streets away from where he was born.The planned memorial will consist of a three-storey...

By Ed Biggs on 21 February 2017

David Bowie

From 'Baywatch' To 'Shazam!': A Brief Breakdown Of Dwayne Johnson's Upcoming Projects

There is literally no rest for this wrestling star turned actor, who returned to WWE Raw this week (though not as part of the actual show) to shoot a scene for his upcoming wrestling movie 'Fighting with My Family'. Last...

By Holly Williams on 21 February 2017

Dwayne Johnson

Angelina Jolie Says Brad Pitt Is Still A Great Father

Their divorce and custody battle made for some of the biggest celeb news headlines of 2016, but Angelina Jolie nevertheless believes that Brad Pitt is still a good father.The 41 year old actor and director spoke to ABC’s ‘Good Morning...

By Ed Biggs on 21 February 2017

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'Today' Anchor Hoda Kotb Adopts A Baby Girl

‘Today’ news anchor Hoda Kotb revealed some breaking news in her personal life – she’s become a first time mother, having adopted a baby girl named Haley Joy.The 52 year old presenter, who is American by birth but whose parents...

By Ed Biggs on 21 February 2017

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Lana Del Rey Explores The Stars In Retro 'Love' Video

We really didn't have to wait long for Lana Del Rey's accompanying video for new single 'Love', which came out over the weekend. The video dropped yesterday (February 20th 2017), after the singer announced that it was on the way...

By Holly Williams on 21 February 2017

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Drake Has A Lot Of Love For Rihanna As He Wishes Her A Happy Birthday

Drake and Rihanna’s relationship has always seemed complicated, but there’s no doubt the on/off couple have a lot of love for each other.On Monday Drake showed his love for Ri Ri once again, when he wished her a happy birthday...

By Stephanie Chase on 21 February 2017

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Rag'N'Bone Man: Why I'm Only Human After All

Rag'N'Bone Man is the artist on everybody's lips at the moment and it's not just his awe-inspiring voice that's got him there; it's the authentic charm and humble talent that has drawn everyone to buy his number one debut album...

By Holly Williams on 21 February 2017

Rag'n'Bone Man

Angelina Jolie Eats Tarantulas Like They're Chips

It has always been clear that Angelina Jolie is not your average Hollywood star, and if you needed further proof of that it's worth watching her nibble tarantulas and fry scorpions with her kids in Cambodia. This is the cookery...

By Holly Williams on 21 February 2017

Angelina Jolie

Keanu Reeves Reveals What's Needed For The Matrix 4 To Happen

Keanu Reeves has discussed the possibility of returning as Neo for a fourth Matrix movie.Reeves starred in the first film in the Wachowskis’ franchise, The Matrix, in 1999, returning for sequels The Matrix Reloaded in May 2003 and finally The...

By Stephanie Chase on 21 February 2017

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Soulja Boy Says Boxing Match With Chris Brown Is No Longer Happening

Soulja Boy has said his boxing match with rival Chris Brown is no longer happening.According to the ‘Crank That (Soulja Boy)’ singer’s twitter, the match is off because Brown will not sign the contract and is acting ‘like a b**ch’.Soulja...

By Stephanie Chase on 21 February 2017

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Even Emma Watson Sulks When People Keep Being Mean To Her

Emma Watson has confessed that even her tough old self found it extremely difficult to cope with the negative backlash that her HeForShe feminism campaign heralded, despite the fact that she knew the whole point was about people not understanding...

By Holly Williams on 21 February 2017

Emma Watson

Solange - Solange Knowles Will Perform At This Year's Lovebox Festival

Solange Knowles is set to perform at this year's Lovebox festival. The 30-year-old musician has been confirmed as one of the artists who will take to the stage at the music extravaganza, which will take place at London's Victoria Park,...

By Clive King on 21 February 2017

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Lindsay Lohan Claims She Was "Racially Profiled" While Wearing Headscarf

Lindsay Lohan has claimed she was “racially profiled” at Heathrow airport while catching a flight to New York, because she was wearing a headscarf.The actress was appearing on ‘Good Morning Britain' where she discussed her rumoured conversion to Islam and...

By Stephanie Chase on 21 February 2017

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Jennifer Grey - Jennifer Grey's Reveals Dirty Dancing Disasters

Jennifer Grey's had difficulty spinning around in the dance finale of 'Dirty Dancing'. The 56-year-old actress, who played the role of Baby in the popular 1987 movie alongside the late Patrick Swayze, has revealed there were a number of calamities...

By Clive King on 21 February 2017

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Jason Isaacs Isn't A Fan Of Old Buildings

Shooting for the new psychological thriller 'A Cure For Wellness' but have looked endlessly fun, but for Jason Isaacs it got a little uncomfortable during some stages of filming. The film was shot at a number of creepy locations around...

By Holly Williams on 21 February 2017

Jason Isaacs

Mary Berry Admits To Having Her Differences With Paul Hollywood

Mary Berry has revealed she often had her “differences” with fellow ‘Great British Bake Off’ judge Paul Hollywood.Last year Hollywood opted to follow the series to Channel 4 when it moved from the BBC, while Berry decided to quit. However...

By Stephanie Chase on 21 February 2017

Mary Berry

David Cassidy Drops Health Shocker After Shambolic Gig

Following a trainwreck of a concert in LA over the weekend, David Cassidy has dropped a tragic bombshell. He is suffering from dementia, which is part of the reason why he will no longer be touring. Now he just wants...

By Holly Williams on 21 February 2017

David Cassidy

George Clooney "Excited" For The Adventure Of Fatherhood

George Clooney has spoken for the first time about wife Amal’s pregnancy news, saying he is “excited” to become a father.However with the couple’s twins due in June, Clooney will be 56 when he becomes a first time dad, the...

By Stephanie Chase on 21 February 2017

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Donnie Yen Compares Martial Arts Choreography To Musical Compositions

Donnie Yen believes performing martial arts choreography in action films is much like playing music.The martial arts star says that a good performance comes from how the actor delivers the choreography that someone else has initially created, likening it to...

By Stephanie Chase on 20 February 2017

Donnie Yen

Frances Bean Cobain Pays Tribute To Father Kurt On His 50th Birthday

Frances Bean Cobain has paid a touching tribute to her late father Kurt, on what would have been his 50th birthday.The Nirvana frontman died in April 1994, with his death later being ruled as suicide from a self-inflicted shotgun wound...

By Stephanie Chase on 20 February 2017

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Drake Has Hit Out At Grammys And Reveals Why He Boycotted The Ceremony

Drake has spoken out about why he boycotted one of the industry’s biggest music ceremonies: the Grammys. The star has slammed the academy, accusing it of racial profiling and labelling his hit song Hotline Bling rap because of the colour...

By Charlotte Court on 20 February 2017

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Woody Harrelson: 'Laura Dern Is An Incredible Actress'

It's always a good experience for an actor when they get to meet another actor who they have so much chemistry with, and especially when they get to see them at work first hand. Woody Harrelson was mindblown by co-star...

By Holly Williams on 20 February 2017

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David Cassidy Slurs His Way Through Disastrous LA Concert

While it's not unusual for rock stars to appear worse for wear on stage during live performances, they're usually able to sing their songs to a high standard. The same can't be said for David Cassidy, who appeared so inebriated...

By Holly Williams on 20 February 2017

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Ryan Adams - Prisoner Album Review

Ryan Adams was eight in 1982. You can imagine him in his room, strumming his tennis racquet (not a euphemism) to "Here I Go Again" by Whitesnake, or shadow-boxing to "Eye of the Tiger" by Survivor, especially when you hear...

By Jon Kean on 20 February 2017

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Kris Jenner Says Filming 'KUWTK' Was "Therapeutic" For Kim After Robbery

Kris Jenner has said that filming reality series ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ was “therapeutic” for daughter Kim Kardashian in helping her come to terms with being robbed at gunpoint in Paris last October.The first promo for the upcoming season...

By Stephanie Chase on 20 February 2017

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Rita Ora Looking Forward To Kidnapping Storyline

No sooner did the premiere of 'Fifty Shades Darker' arrive earlier this year than Rita Ora started planning her role in the third film of the series. 'Fifty Shades Freed' isn't expected until early next year, but after this intense...

By Holly Williams on 20 February 2017

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'Love Actually' Mini-Sequel Will Not Include A Tribute To Alan Rickman

Love Actually director Richard Curtis has confirmed that the upcoming mini-sequel for Red Nose Day will not feature a tribute to the late Alan Rickman.Rickman died aged 69 in January of last year, after a short, private battle with pancreatic...

By Stephanie Chase on 20 February 2017

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Kit Harington To Star In BBC Gunpowder Plot Drama

‘Game Of Thrones‘ star Kit Harington has been cast in a new three-part historical drama from the BBC titled ‘Gunpowder’.The actor will also serve as executive producer for the mini-series, which aims to tell the real story about the infamous...

By Stephanie Chase on 20 February 2017

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Danny Dyer's Daughter Comes To His Defence Over "Bulls**t Lies"

The daughter of ‘Eastenders’ star Danny Dyer has hit out at the “bulls**t lies” she says are being written about her father.Dani Dyer, 20, took to Twitter on Sunday, after reports over the weekend accused her father of annoying his...

By Stephanie Chase on 20 February 2017

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James Arthur - James Arthur Believes Him And Louis Tomlinson Are 'just A Couple Of Chavs'

James Arthur believes him and Louis Tomlinson are ''just a couple of chavs''. The 28-year-old musician had been involved in a Twitter spat with the former One Direction band member for a number of years, which they have since put...

By Clive King on 20 February 2017

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Ella Eyre - Ella Eyre Will Perform Her 'comeback Headline Show' In April

Ella Eyre has confirmed she will be performing her ''comeback headline show'' in April. The 22-year-old singer has announced she will be returning to the stage in a few months time at London's KOKO club to perform her tracks, and...

By Clive King on 20 February 2017

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Deaf Havana performs at the O2 ABC - Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom - Saturday 18th February 2017

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Gigi Hadid visits the Tommy Hilfiger Store - London, United Kingdom - Saturday 18th February 2017

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