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Madonna A 'Natural Director'

Madonna is a "natural" filmmaker. Abbie Cornish - who stars the singer's new directorial effort 'W.E.', about the story of Britain's King Edward VIII and his American wife Wallis Simpson - confesses she was great...

Matt Damon Says Meeting Wife Luciana May Have Been Fate

Matt Damon says meeting his wife of six-years may have been fate.Matt Damon, the American actor whose character in the new movie 'The Adjustment Bureau' has his destiny manipulated, says a similar thing may have...

Gwyneth Paltrow In Talks For Record Deal

Gwyneth Paltrow is reportedly in talks to sign a record deal.The actress unveiled her voice in the movie 'Country Strong' and has impressed in recent months with a series of live performances leading to her...

Academy Agrees Franco And Hathaway Were A Poor Choice

The selection of James Franco and Anne Hathaway to host this year's Oscars telecast was a mistake, a high-ranking member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has acknowledged. In an interview with...

Zsa Zsa Gabor Has 50-50 Chance Of Survival Without Surgery

Zsa Zsa Gabor has "a 50-50 chance" of surviving for another year without having surgery on her left leg.Zsa Zsa Gabor's husband Frederic Prinz Von Anhalt says the Hollywood legend only has a "50-50" chance...

Helen Mirren Wants To Join Brand For Oscars

Dame Helen Mirren wants to host the Oscars with Russell Brand.The 65-year-old actress - who stars opposite the British funnyman in 'The Tempest' and 'Arthur' - thinks they would make a good presenting paring, although...

Katie Price Says Peter Excluded Harvey From Holiday

Katie Price claims ex-husband Peter Andre went back on his promise to take her eight-year-old son Harvey on a family holiday.The British TV star claims the singer had said he would take Harvey - her...

James Franco In Spat With Critical Yale Student

James Franco has become embroiled in a public spat with a Yale student who criticised his style of 'tweeting'.James Franco, the American actor who garnered negative reviews for his hosting of the Academy Awards on...

Zsa Zsa Gabor Rushed To Hospital With Blood Flow Problems

Zsa Zsa Gabor was rushed to hospital on Wednesday (2nd March 2011) after losing the blood flow to her left leg.Zsa Zsa Gabor, the Hollywood actress who has endured a number of medical problems in...

Justin Bieber And Selena Gomez Go On Louis Vuitton Spree

Justin Bieber and girlfriend Selena Gomez went on a Louis Vuitton shopping spree this week.Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez were photographed sharing an affectionate hug during a shopping spree at Louis Vuitton earlier this week,...

Selena Gomez Denies Being Punched By Justin Bieber Fan

Selena Gomez's representative has denied rumours that the 18-year-old was punched in the face by a jealous Justin Bieber fan.Selena Gomez, the American actress and musician, was not punched in the face by a fan...

Oscars Boss Explains Bardem And Brolin's Kiss Omission

An Oscars producer has denied deliberately censoring a kiss between Javier Bardem and Josh Brolin from the Academy Awards telecast.The No Country For Old Men co-stars appeared onstage on Sunday (27Feb11) to present a trophy...

Justin Bieber's Hair Sells For 40,668

A lock of Justin Bieber's hair has sold for $40,668. The 'Baby' hitmaker - who shocked fans when he changed his signature hairstyle recently - gave chat show host Ellen DeGeneres a lock of his...

Oscars Bring Abc First Victory This Season

It wasn't among the worst ratings results for an Oscar show nor was it among the best, but the 37.9 million viewers -- the final official tally -- who tuned in helped lift ABC to...

Cate Blanchett Turns Heads With Sci-fi Oscars Dress

Cate Blanchett turned heads on the red carpet at Sunday's Academy Awards with an interesting gown that the UK's Metro newspaper described as bordering on "sci-fi".Cate Blanchett, the Australian actress who won the Oscar for...

Russell Brand Planning Sport Movie?

Russell Brand and Danny Boyle are teaming up for a soccer-based film.The comedian and the Oscar-winning director - who support English clubs West Ham United and Bury respectively - spoke to each other at the...

Katie Price Kisses 'Male Bimbo'

Katie Price's new man is a "match made in heaven" for her.The 32-year-old star - who split from husband Alex Reid in January after just 11 months of marriage - met 25-year-old Argentinean model and...

Justin Bieber's Luxury Birthday Break

Justin Bieber celebrated his 17th birthday in a $6,000-a-night suite with girlfriend Selena Gomez.The 'Never Say Never' star - who turned 17 yesterday (01.03.11) - spared no expense as he and the Disney star spent...

Tom Hooper Gets Tulip Fever?

Tom Hooper is lining up 'Tulip Fever' as his next project.The filmmaker - who won the Best Director Oscar for 'The King's Speech' at the Academy Awards on Sunday (27.02.11) - is reported to be...

Weinstein "Things Can Turn Around Really Fast"

Harvey Weinstein is celebrating his return to the upper echelons of movie moguldom after years of failure following his departure from Miramax and Disney in 2005, interrupted only by the success of Inglourious Basterds in...

Gwyneth Paltrow Set To Sign Record Deal?

Gwyneth Paltrow has confirmed that she is in talks to sign a record deal.Gwyneth Paltrow, the American actress who recently made a foray into the world of music, says she is currently negotiating a record...

Michelle Williams Says Daughter Can Watch Blue Valentine

Michelle Williams says her daughter can watch her latest movie 'Blue Valentine' someday.Michelle Williams, the American actress whose performance in 'Blue Valentine' won her an Oscar nomination, says her 5-year-old daughter can watch the movie...

Mandy Moore Reveals Oscars Preparation

Mandy Moore told Ryan Seacrest that she had done little preparation for her live performance at the 83rd Academy Awards.Mandy Moore, the American singer and actress said artists performing at the Oscars had to hope...

Colin Firth Criticises King's Speech Swearing Edit

Colin Firth has criticised the decision to cut swearing from the US version of 'The King's Speech'.The 50-year-old actor - who portrays stuttering King George VI in the Oscar-winning movie - explained he is against...

Cate Blanchett Oscars Dress Divides Opinion

Cate Blanchett's choice of dress at this year's Oscars has divided opinion.Cate Blanchett's Givenchy Haute Couture gown that she wore to Sunday's Academy Awards has come in for both praise and severe criticism by journalists,...

Selena Gomez And Justin Bieber Stay In Penthouse Suite

SELENA GOMEZ and JUSTIN BIEBER stayed together in a penthouse suite before their appearance at the OSCARS on Sunday (27th February 2011).SELENA GOMEZ and JUSTIN BIEBER went public with their relationship at the post-OSCARS Vanity...

Sandra Bullock's Divorce Made Her A 'Better Person'

Sandra Bullock's divorce has made her a "better person". The 'Blind Side'actress split from husband Jessie James last year when she discovered just days after winning the Best Actress Oscar that he had cheated on...

13 Going On 30 Director Gary Winick Dies

'13 Going on 30' director Gary Winick has died after a battle with cancer.The filmmaker - who also directed 'Letters to Juliet' with Amanda Seyfried - was diagnosed with brain cancer some time ago, before...

Justin Bieber Wants Charity Birthday Present

Justin Bieber is asking fans to donate to charity to celebrate his 17th birthday tomorrow (01.03.11). The 'Baby' hitmaker has implored his fans to give 17 dollars to Charity: Water in order to raise $17,000...

Anne Hathaway's Oscar Joy

Anne Hathaway found hosting the Oscars "pure joy from beginning to end". Although her performance with co-host James Franco at last night's (27.02.11) Academy Awards was blasted, the 'Love & Other Drugs'actress revealed she loved...

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