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Beckinsale Wants 24 Role

KATE BECKINSALE is begging the producers of hit TV show 24 to hand her a role alongside its star KIEFER SUTHERLAND. The British actress is hooked on the real-time drama, and would love to play...

Beyonce To Play Etta James

R+B star BEYONCE KNOWLES is set to play famed blues singer ETTA JAMES in new movie CADILLAC RECORDS. The Dreamgirls actress will join Adrien Brody, Jeffrey Wright and Cedric the Entertainer in the 1950s-set film,...

Anderson Tops Sexy Tv Women Poll

PAMELA ANDERSON has been voted TV's Sexiest Woman Ever in a new online poll. The 49-year-old former Baywatch babe topped the AOL list, which was announced on Wednesday (05Dec07). Website editors gave her the top...

Wentz: 'I Don't Care About Making Unsexiest List'

FALL OUT BOY rocker PETE WENTZ is amused to have been included on a recent list naming the unsexiest men - insisting he deserves the honour because of his mullet haircut. Wentz, who is dating...

Tmz Ordered To Hand Over Simpson Book

Gossip website TMZ.com has been ordered by a U.S. federal judge to hand over the leaked copy of O.J. SIMPSON's controversial book, IF I DID IT. The site, which published excerpts from the troubled star's...

Manson Attacks Lohan's Genitalia

Shock rocker MARILYN MANSON has launched a verbal attack on LINDSAY LOHAN - and singled out her genitalia for criticism. The Tainted Love star has offered the Mean Girls actress advice on how to best...

Spears And Hilton Named Worst Role Models

BRITNEY SPEARS and PARIS HILTON have been voted the Worst Celebrity Role Models of 2006 in a joint poll between Associated Press and AOL. The pop star has come under fire this year (06) for...

Killers Boost Bono With Christmas Tune

THE KILLERS have recorded their first Christmas single to raise funds for U2 star BONO's new charity. The track, A GREAT BIG SLED, will premiere exclusively on AOL on aolmusic.com on Friday (01DEC06). The MR...

Liotta's Show Finds Life Online

RAY LIOTTA's cancelled crime drama SMITH will live on on the internet. The GOODFELLAS star was told the programme had been pulled by US TV network CBS last month (OCT06) after only three episodes were...

Sawyer Aiming For Anchor's Seat?

Diane Sawyer has told friends and ABC colleagues that she is actively seeking to become the sole anchor of World News Tonight, according to TMZ.com, AOL's recently launched gossip website. According to a report appearing...

Stars Go White In New Aids Awareness Ad

SALMA HAYEK, 50 CENT, TOM HANKS, BONO and BRAD PITT are going all white for a stirring new Internet and print ad for awareness website One.org. In the new advertisements, which debuted on AOL last...

Kutcher's Company To Create First Internet Stars

Internet giant AOL has recruited ASHTON KUTCHER's production company, Katalyst Films, to create virtual characters for their Instant Messaging community. The internet service provider, whose messaging service AIM is used by 43 million people...

Will Turner Join Icahn In Time Warner Battle?

Carl Icahn and dissident Time Warner shareholders are hoping to enlist Ted Turner in their effort to overturn the current management of the company, Frank Biondi Jr, the former Viacom and Universal CEO said Wednesday....

Take That, Carl Icahn!

Time Warner produced some heavy ammunition Wednesday to defend itself in its battle with dissident shareholder Carl Icahn -- a fourth-quarter report showing a 21-percent boost in profit to $1.4 billion, up from $1.1 billion...

Dubai Investment Firm Teams Up With Icahn

An investment firm backed by the government of Dubai has announced that it plans to acquire a stake in Time Warner and engage Carl Icahn as an adviser. Icahn is seeking to take control of...

Biondi Reemerges -- To Join Icahn In Battle With Time Warner

Former Viacom CEO Frank Biondi has agreed to join Carl Icahn in his battle against the current leadership of Time Warner. If Icahn is successful in wooing shareholders and gaining control of the Time Warner...

Reality Guru Burnett To Create "Show" For Aol

In its latest effort to attract and retain subscribers by offering them unique content, America Online has announced plans to work with reality-show producer Mark Burnett (Survivor, The Apprentice) to create Gold Rush!, which it...

Brokeback Mountain Takes Top Pga Award

Controversial movie BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN was named Best Picture at the 17th annual Producers Guild Of America (PGA) awards last night (22JAN06), keeping it on track for Oscar glory in March (06). The ANG LEE-directed...

Duchovny Set For Hulk Role?

Former X-FILES star DAVID DUCHOVNY is set to become the new INCREDIBLE HULK after Aussie actor ERIC BANA pulled out of the sequel project. PETER CUNEO, the vice chairman of comic book franchise Marvel,...

Live 8 Concerts Pull In Huge Surplus

July's (05) worldwide Live 8 concerts have generated a $12 million (GBP6.6 million) surplus - even though they weren't intended to be fundraisers. The series of supergigs, organised by SIR BOB GELDOF, were organised...

Bon Jovi Play Small Show To America

BON JOVI got intimate with fans in New York on Monday night (19SEP05) when they launched their ninth studio album, HAVE A NICE DAY, at the opening of new venue the Nokia Theater Times Square....

Dave Matthews Band Performing On Webcast

Fans of the DAVE MATTHEWS BAND are set to get a free treat - the rockers have signed up to perform a special live concert for the internet. To celebrate the release of their...

Hilton Refuses To Read Papers

PARIS HILTON refuses to read newspaper or magazine stories focusing on her jet-set lifestyle - and ignores the huge volume of internet-based gossip surrounding her sex life. The hotel heiress is more interested in...

Ashlee Simpson's Live Success

Pop rocker ASHLEE SIMPSON can finally put her October (04) lip-synching scandal behind her, after performing several live songs at an AOL MUSIC LIVE concert last week (ends10DEC04). Simpson, 20, was mortified when a...

New Destiny's Album Out In November

DESTINY'S CHILD will release their fifth studio album on 15 November (04). The R+B trio - BEYONCE KNOWLES, MICHELLE WILLIAMS and KELLY ROWLAND - have been working on the upcoming disc over the course...

Lavigne's Free Gig

Pop punk AVRIL LAVIGNE plans to promote her new album in spectacular style next week (begs24MAY04), with a free concert in New York. The gig, at Manhattan's WEBSTER HALL and sponsored by internet giants...

Kutcher Is Prom Dream Date

Hollywood actress DEMI MOORE's toyboy lover ASHTON KUTCHER has topped a new poll of dream prom dates in America. Despite the fact the PUNK'D creator prefers older women, thousands of teenagers would love to...

Gillian Anderson Has Script Stolen

THE X FILES star GILLIAN ANDERSON is making slow progress bringing ELIZABETH ROSNER's novel THE SPEED OF LIGHT to the big screen - after a thief stole her laptop computer. The 38-year-old actress optioned...

Janet's Breast Stunt Infuriates Aol

JANET JACKSON's breast-baring shocker at Sunday's (01FEB04) SUPER BOWL half-time show could cost broadcasters millions if furious bosses at internet giants AMERICA ONLINE (AOL) get their way. They claim Jackson's stunt, which is being...

Britney Remains Popular On The Net

Although BRITNEY SPEARS may be struggling to stay on top of the music charts, the pop beauty has managed to retain her dominance of the internet as one of the most searched-for stars. The...

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Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner divorce 'best thing for family'

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