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Iran Releases Jailed Director

Award-winning Iranian film director Jafar Panahi was released on $200,000 bail today (Tuesday) from the Evin prison in Tehran, where he had been held since March on charges of producing an "anti-regime" film. The film...

Iranian Director Calls For Release Of Fellow Director

An award-winning Iranian director opened a news conference at the Cannes Film Festival following the screening of his film with a call for the release of a fellow Iranian director, who was jailed for making...

Bjork Wins Sweden's Polar Prize

Icelandic singer BJORK has been awarded Sweden's prestigious Polar Music Prize.The star will share the honour, which is handed out by the Royal Swedish Academy of Music, with Italian composer Ennio Morricone, according to the...

Minogue's Hits To Be Transformed Into A Musical

Australian superstar KYLIE MINOGUE is to follow in the footsteps of ABBA, QUEEN and the SPICE GIRLS by turning her hits into a showstopping musical.ABBA's iconic tracks were transformed into hugely popular stageshow Mamma Mia!,...

Katy Perry Makes Abba Album

Katy Perry's new album has been inspired by ABBA and The Cardigans. The 'Hot N Cold' hitmaker - whose second album is due to be released in the summer - gave songwriter Lukasz 'Dr. Luke'...

Cannes Lineup Announced

British director Mike Leigh, who has already won the Cannes Film Festival's top Palme d'Or award twice, will be going for his third win this year with the announcement that his new film, Another Year...

Seyfried's Crude Body Art

AMANDA SEYFRIED has shown her cheeky sense of humour - the actress has a crude slang term for female genitalia tattooed on her left foot.The Mamma Mia! actress stunned reporters at the London premiere of...

Ozzy Osbourne's Stomach-churning Autograph

Ozzy Osbourne once signed a fan's colostomy bag.The Black Sabbath frontman admits he often gets bizarre requests from his supporters and although he agreed to the autograph, he couldn't "even look" as he did it.Ozzy...

Tom Hanks Reveals Larry Crowne Cast

Tom Hanks has unveiled the cast of his new movie 'Larry Crowne'. The Oscar-winning star - who is directing, producing and starring in the comedy movie - revealed in a message on twitter he will...

Dominic Cooper's Older Fans

Dominic Cooper gets chased down the street by "middle-aged women".The 'Mamma Mia!' actor says he has been bombarded with female attention since starring in the 2008 ABBA-inspired musical movie and says he still can't escape...

Seyfried Started Mamma Mia Sequel Rumours

MAMMA MIA! star AMANDA SEYFRIED has confessed she started rumours movie bosses were planning a sequel to the musical hit - because she's desperate to reprise her role.The actress found fame - and love with...

Natalie Imbruglia Swaps With Moss

Kate Moss and Natalie Imbruglia swapped dresses in the toilets at a charity event.The supermodel and the Australian singer were at the Mummy Rocks fundraiser at London's Bloomsbury Ballroom on Wednesday night (24.03.10) and were...

Boy George's Prison Nightmare

Boy George thinks his time in prison was like a "bad dream".The former Culture Club singer - who last year served four months of a 15-month sentence for false imprisonment of a male escort, who...

Abba To Reform?

ABBA may reunite for a one-off performance.The Swedish pop group - made up of Benny Andersson, Bjorn Ulvaeus, Anni-Frid Lyngstad and Agnetha Faltskog - have always refused to reform, despite many pleas, but Benny has...

Abba Inducted Into Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame

The Stooges, Genesis, ABBA, The Hollies and Jimmy Cliff were inducted into the Rock 'N' Roll hall of fame last night (15.03.10).The legendary performers were all honoured with a dinner in New York, and representatives...

Class Of 2010 Inducted Into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

British rockers GENESIS, THE STOOGES and ABBA have been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as the class of 2010.The ceremony at New York's Waldorf Astoria Hotel on Monday night (15Mar10) opened...

Abba Star Rules Out Reunion At Hall Of Fame Induction

ABBA star ANNI-FRID REUSS has ruled out a much-anticipated band reunion, insisting it's "too late for that" at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in New York on Monday night (15Mar10).Reuss, formerly...

Madonna Designs Sunglasses

Madonna is designing her own range of sunglasses.The 'Material Girl' singer has teamed up with Italian designers Dolce and Gabbana to create a collection of eyewear, which bear the letter 'M' on the arm.Gabbana said:...

The Hollies Rockers To Miss Hall Of Fame Induction

The remaining two original members of THE HOLLIES are set to miss the band's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Monday night (15Mar10) - they are on tour in the U.K.The...

Half Of Abba To Miss Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

Organisers of Monday night's (15Mar10) Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in New York have been dealt another blow - only half of ABBA will be there.Fans and Hall of Fame officials were...

Sharon Osbourne Has Sex Banquet

Sharon Osbourne uses food to spice up her sex life.The TV star - who has three children with her husband Ozzy Osbourne - admits she and the Black Sabbath rocker are always looking for new...

Megan Fox Like To Blend In

Megan Fox hates wearing attention-seeking clothes.The 'Transformers' beauty - who is regarded as one of the world's sexiest women - says she can't don "interesting" outfits when she goes out because she doesn't want people...

Dissident Iranian Movie Producer Arrested

Award-winning Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi, who was barred by Iranian authorities from attending the Berlin Film Festival last month, was arrested late Monday at his home in Tehran, his son told an opposition website Tuesday....

Sharon Osbourne 'Bread' To Ozzy's 'Butter'

Sharon Osbourne believes she and Ozzy Osbourne are still happily married because they are like "bread and butter".The TV star - who has three grown-up children, Aimee, Kelly and Jack, with the former Black Sabbath...

Sharon Osbourne 'Bread' To Ozzy's 'Butter'

Sharon Osbourne believes she and Ozzy Osbourne are still happily married because they are like "bread and butter".The TV star - who has three grown-up children, Aimee, Kelly and Jack, with the former Black Sabbath...

Dolce And Gabbana's Milan Show

Dolce and Gabbana put out their 50th collection as a duo in Milan on Saturday (27.02.10). The Italian designers - who have been working together for 25 years - made an impact with a strong...

Anastasio And Gibb Brothers To Induct Hall Of Fame Stars

PHISH star TREY ANASTASIO, BEE GEES crooners BARRY and ROBIN GIBB and rapper WYCLEF JEAN will be on hand to induct the Class of 2010 into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next month...

Giorgio Armani Helps Haiti

Giorgio Armani's designs helped raise over £1 million for Haiti last week.The Italian designer - who counts Megan Fox and David Beckham among his celebrity fans - provided a number of outfits for the Fashion...

Reward Offered For Abba Costume

Officials in Australia have offered an $8,996 (£5,815) for the return of an ABBA costume which was stolen in Melbourne last year (09).The white suit, which was worn by Agnetha Faltskog during the group's 1977...

Clothes Designer Madonna?

Madonna is reportedly in talks to launch her own clothing range.The 'Material Girl' singer - who previously designed a line of clothes for high store H+M in 2007 - is said to be considering creating...

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