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Melissa Rycroft-strickland Welcomes Baby Daughter

Melissa Rycroft-Strickland has given birth to a baby girl.The former 'Bachelor' contestant and her insurance agent husband Tye Strickland welcomed their daughter Ava Grace Strickland into the world yesterday (16.02.11), weighing in at 6lbs 13oz.Melissa...

Len Lesser Uncle Leo Seinfeld Actor Dies Aged 88

LEN LESSER, the American actor best known for playing 'Uncle Leo' on SEINFELD, has died, aged 88.LEN LESSER, the American actor who played the cantankerous yet good-natured 'Uncle Leo' on the hit sitcom SEINFELD, has...

Another Reporter Beaten During Protest

ABC News correspondent Miguel Marquez has become the latest reporter to be attacked during the upheaval in the Middle East. Marquez said that he was beaten by a billy-club-bearing military squad as he covered a...

Cbs Regains First Place

It was a week that saw CBS's Grammy Awards telecast draw its biggest audience in eleven years but the finale of CBS's Live to Dance with Paula Abdul flatlined with just 4.6 million. Four shows...

Michelle Pfeiffer To Star In New Tim Burton Movie?

MICHELLE PFEIFFER is reportedly in talks to star alongside JOHNNY DEPP in TIM BURTON's forthcoming movie 'Dark Shadows'.MICHELLE PFEIFFER, the 52-year-old actress who worked with Burton on the 1992 flick 'Batman Returns', is currently in...

Kelsey Grammer Attends Daughters Wedding With Kayte Walsh

KELSEY GRAMMER attended the wedding of his daughter SPENCER GRAMMER on Friday (11th February 2011).KELSEY GRAMMER attended the wedding of his daughter Spencer at New York's City Hall last week, and he was accompanied by...

Cassidy Seeking Cut Of Partridge Family Merchandising Profits

Former teen idol DAVID CASSIDY is seeking compensation from bosses behind his hit 1970s show THE PARTRIDGE FAMILY after alleging he was left out of highly profitable merchandising deals.The singer/actor shot to fame as Keith...

Matthew Perry's Mr Sunshine To Premiere Tonight

MATTHEW PERRY is set to star in his new television series 'Mr Sunshine', which premieres on ABC tonight (9th February 2011).MATTHEW PERRY, the American actor best known for his role as 'Chandler' on the hit...

Fox Hails One Of Its Biggest Weeks

Needless to say, Fox TV, which drew the largest U.S. audience in TV history with this year's Super Bowl telecast (111 million viewers) and cashed in afterwards with the post-game show and a special edition...

Espn Team Disney's Biggest Star

It may be its least Disneyish business, but ESPN turned out to be the star of the Walt Disney Co.'s first-quarter earnings report, which saw a 54-percent leap in net income over the same period...

Powers Snubbed After Hart To Hart Finale

HART TO HART star STEFANIE POWERS felt like a "pariah" after the hit TV series came to an end - because network bosses turned their backs on her.The glamorous actress played Jennifer Hart in the...

Mabius: 'Betty Bosses Neglected The Cast'

Actor ERIC MABIUS has lashed out at U.S. TV executives over the cancellation of UGLY BETTY last year (10), accusing them of neglecting the cast.Bosses at ABC stunned the stars and fans of the show...

Violence Against Media Pyramids In Egypt

In what today's (Thursday) New York Times described as "an apparently coordinated campaign that is intended to stifle the flow of news that could further undermine the government," reporters -- particularly TV reporters and their...

King Wants Gyllenhaal And Thornton For The Stand Remake

Legendary horror writer STEPHEN KING is urging movie bosses to cast JAKE GYLLENHAAL and BILLY BOB THORNTON in the upcoming big screen remake of his 1978 book THE STAND.The post-apocalyptic story, which sees the United...

Fox Takes Over First Place

Fox returned to the head of the class last week, displacing CBS's hold on the No. 1 spot in both total adults and the 18-49 demo. Wednesday's edition of American Idol topped the Nielsen ratings...

Porn Star Opens Up About Sheen's Wild Night

A porn star has revealed all about last week's (ends28Jan11) wild party at CHARLIE SHEEN's house, which ended when the actor was stretchered out and hospitalised.Adult actress Kacey Jordan agreed to be interviewed on TV...

Networks Turn To Al-jazeera For Egypt News

U.S. television broadcast news operations and cable news networks, which have drastically curtailed or closed down their overseas bureaus, have been forced to depend on al-Jazeera for coverage of the Tunisian and Egyptian protests. Ironically,...

Johnny Depp On Green Tea Diet For Dark Shadows Role

JOHNNY DEPP is reportedly on a 'green tea' diet to prepare himself for a forthcoming movie role.JOHNNY DEPP, the 47-year-old American actor, is reportedly drinking "gallons of green tea" in a bid to lose weight...

Morgan Planning Speedy Return To Tv Show

U.S. soap star DEBBI MORGAN is planning to return to her role on hit show ALL MY CHILDREN in two months after undergoing treatment for Lyme disease.The actress recently revealed she has been suffering from...

Kimmel Gets New Timeslot; Nightline To Go Primetime

ABC's Jimmy Kimmel is getting an earlier timeslot -- five minutes earlier, to be precise. Beginning February 4, his show will begin precisely at midnight instead of at 12 05 a.m. The move will shorten...

Annie Ilonzeh Is The New Star Of Charlie's Angels

ANNIE ILONZEH, the American actress best known for her role as 'Maya Ward' on the long running medical drama 'General Hospital', has been cast as one of the three leads in ABC's forthcoming 'Charlie's Angels'...

Cbs Again Dominates Weekly Ratings

Some 50.55 million viewers tuned in to CBS's telecast of the AFC Divisional Playoff game between the New York Jets and the New England Patriots on Sunday, and while Nielsen did not include the primetime...

American Idol Season Ten Gets Underway With New Judging Lineup

AMERICAN IDOL returned last night (19th January 2011) with its season ten premiere and showcased a new look judging panel that includes American singer JENNIFER LOPEZ and AEROSMITH frontman STEVEN TYLER. The two-hour episode featured...

No Fireworks In Piers Morgan Debut

At the end of his interview with Oprah Winfrey on the premiere of CNN's Piers Morgan Tonight , the host asked Winfrey, "How have I done?" Her reply "You have been surprising." "Surprisingly bad?" asked...

Stars Line-up For 1980s Supergig

RICK ASTLEY, the HUMAN LEAGUE and SPANDAU BALLET frontman TONY HADLEY are to co-headline this summer's (11) Rewind Festival in Scone Palace, Scotland.Heaven 17, Bananarama, Hue & Cry, The Beat, ABC, The Bluebells and Fiction...

Sawyer Lands Husband Of Wounded Congresswoman

Certifying her reputation as queen of the "gets" -- especially now that Barbara Walters is, for all intents and purposes, out of the competition -- Diane Sawyer has landed the first interview with Mark Kelly,...

31 Million Watch Obama At Tucson Memorial

Nielsen Research said on Thursday that some 31 million people watched President Obama's speech during the memorial service for victims of the Tucson shooting Wednesday night on NBC, CBS, Fox, ABC, CNN, Fox News and...

Wipeout Knocks Over Cbs's Top Comedies

ABC's reality show Wipeout took on CBS's comedy hits The Big Bang Theory and $#!? My Dad Says Thursday night, and, for the second week in a row, wiped them out in the ratings --...

Leno Takes Another One On The Chin

Now even Jay Leno's guests are firing zingers in his direction. Without mentioning Leno by name, Alyson Hannigan, who co-stars on CBS's How I Met Your Mother , complained, "Certain [late-night] hosts have you do...

Tuesday Nfl Game Scores For Nbc

NBC's Sunday Night Football telecast of a game played on Tuesday night was the highest-rated program of last week, according to Nielsen Research. The Minnesota Vikings/ Philadelphia Eagles game that had been delayed because of...



Trumbo - Review

Trumbo - Review

In 1947, Dalton (Bryan Cranston) is the film industry's top-paid screenwriter, so of course the House Un-American Activities Commission goes after...

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Seth Grahame-Smith's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies graphic novel has been made into a film.

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton's new album, 'Wonderful Crazy Night', came out the next day.

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

The video for 'Hymn For the Weekend' was filmed in Mumbai, India.

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

Three more seasons to go for this adored comedy.

Matt LeBlanc

Matt LeBlanc "Couldn't Believe" The Response To His 'Top Gear' Appointment

LeBlanc was announced as one of Chris Evans' co-hosts on the brand new 'Top Gear' on Thursday.

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

New York trio Fun Lovin' Criminals first made an impact back in 1996 with the release of their since acclaimed debut LP Come Find Yourself.

Goosebumps - Review

Goosebumps - Review

This lively romp is entertaining enough to amuse the audience even when it veers off the rails.

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