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Tika Sumpter To Portray U.s. First Lady Michelle Obama In Romance Film

Actress Tika Sumpter is set to portray Michelle Obama in a movie about the U.S. First Lady's budding romance with the man who became President Barack Obama.Southside With You will centre on the future leader...

Barack And Michelle Obama's First Date To Get The Hollywood Treatment With Upcoming Movie

The first date between future president of the United States Barack Obama and lawyer Michelle Robinson is to be made into a feature film, according to a report by Deadline. The site writes that the...

Damian Lewis Sparks Security Scare At The White House

British actor Damian Lewis sparked a security scare at the White House by making a joke about Iran in front of U.S. President Barack Obama.The Homeland star was discussing the hit Tv show with the...

Dave Grohl Interviewed Barack Obama On Black Day For America

Rocker Dave Grohl's hit Tv documentary series Sonic Highways will end with an interview staged between the Foo Fighters rocker and President Barack Obama.Grohl recorded the chat at the White House on what he claims...

Morrissey Criticises Barack Obama Over Cop Shooting

Singer Morrissey has taken a bizarre swipe at U.S. President Barack Obama and questioned his ethnicity amid riots over the police shooting of an unarmed teenager.Unrest has broken out this week (beg24Nov14) in several major...

Meryl Streep And Stevie Wonder Honoured With Presidential Medal Of Freedom

Meryl Streep and Stevie Wonder were presented with the Presidential Medal of Freedom at the White House yesterday (24.11.14).The 'Mamma Mia' actress and the 'Superstition' singer received the medals - the US' highest civilian honour...

Meryl Streep And Stevie Wonder Receive Presidential Honours

Meryl Streep and Stevie Wonder received the Presidential Medal of Freedom yesterday (24.11.14).The 'Into the Woods' actress and the 'Higher Ground' hitmaker were among 18 recipients of the US' highest civilian honour at a ceremony...

Lorde Flirts With Porn Star

Lorde has been exchanging flirty tweets with a porn star. The 18-year-old singer - who has been following adult movie star James Deen on Twitter since last November - began chatting to him on the...

Dave Grohl Defends Barack Obama Amid Election Thrashing

Rocker Dave Grohl has leaped to the defence of beleaguered U.S. President Barack Obama, whose leadership was given a hammering in the midterm elections this week (beg03Nov14).Obama has been left facing criticisms he will spend...

Stars Honour Simon Cowell At Tv Convention

U.S. President Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey and members of One Direction were among the stars who paid tribute to Simon Cowell as he picked up a prestigious award at a Tv conference in France this...

Gwyneth Paltrow Flirts With Barack Obama

Gwyneth Paltrow ''could hardly speak'' in front of the ''handsome'' Barack Obama.The 'Glee' actress admitted to the President of the United States that she was completely awestruck by his good looks, as she attempted to...

Gwyneth Paltrow Hosts Star-studded Fundraiser For Barack Obama

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow hosted a slew of celebrities including guest of honour U.S. President Barack Obama at her Los Angeles home on Thursday night (09Oct14) as a fundraiser for the Democratic National Committee.Actors including Julia...

Rosie O'donnell: 'There's No Feud With President Obama'

Actress and Tv personality Rosie O'donnell has brushed off reports suggesting she took U.S. President Barack Obama to task over his healthcare bill during a New York fundraiser on Tuesday (07Oct14), insisting there was no...

Musicians, Celebrities And World Leaders Unite To Fight Poverty At Global Citizen Festival

So there’s SXSW for the hipsters, Coachella for the fashionable crowd… and then there’s the Global Citizen music festival, which has a different vibe altogether. Held in Central Park, the third annual event featured the...

Common, Jon Hamm And Kerry Washington Take A Stand Against Sexual Violence

Hip-hop stars Common and Questlove and actors Jon Hamm and Kerry Washington have joined U.S. President Barack Obama in a new public service announcement calling for an end to sexual violence on college campuses.Music producer...

President Obama Privately Sends Condolences To Joan Rivers' Daughter

U.S. President Barack Obama honoured Joan Rivers following her tragic death by quietly sending a touching message to the comedienne's grieving daughter.The funnywoman died on 4 September (14), a week after suffering a cardiac and...

Barack Obama Sent Joan Rivers Tribute

Barack Obama sent a message of condolence to Joan Rivers' daughter.The US president wrote a hand-written message to Melissa Rivers following the passing of the 81-year-old star - who died earlier this month after suffering...

Gwyneth Paltrow To Host Fundraiser For President Obama

Newly-single Gwyneth Paltrow will be inviting a new man into her home next month (Oct14) when she hosts a fundraiser for President Barack Obama.The Los Angeles event, planned by the Democratic National Committee, will be...

Pharrell Williams Urges Obama To Visit Ferguson Warzone

Pharrell Williams has become the latest celebrity to urge U.S. leader President Barack Obama to visit Ferguson, Missouri following last month's (Aug14) race riots between locals and law enforcement officials.The town became a warzone after...

Kim Kardashian Slams Barack Obama Over Kanye West Comment

Reality Tv star Kim Kardashian has criticised U.S. President Barack Obama for insulting her rapper husband Kanye West, insisting the American leader should not comment on pop culture.West was furious after Obama branded him a...

Jason Wu Sells His Majority Stake In Brand

Jason Wu has sold his majority stake in his brand.The fashion designer - whose dresses are favoured by Jennifer Lawrence, Kim Kardashian and First lady, Michelle Obama - has decided to sell his stake in...

Over A Year Later, Jay Z And Beyonce's Anniversary Trip To Cuba Got The "Okay" From The Treasury Dept

Cue the “no longer On The Run” jokes, as Beyonce and Jay Z are off the hook for their 2013 trip to Cuba. The Treasury Department’s Office of Inspector General released a nine-page report...

Sean 'Diddy' Combs Calls On U.s. President To Visit Missouri Town Where Teenager Was Shot

Rapper Sean '' Combs has urged U.S. President Barack Obama to visit the Missouri town gripped by riots and violence following the death of an African-American teenager, insisting the situation there is "serious".Michael Brown was...

Ricky Gervais: Robin Williams Was A Lovely Man

Ricky Gervais has paid tribute to the late Robin Williams, describing the comic as ''one of the loveliest men'' he's ever met.The 53-year-old star was saddened by the news of Robin's suicide on Monday (11.08.14)...

Barack Obama Pays Tribute To Robin Williams

President Barack Obama has paid tribute to ''one of a kind'' Robin Williams.The US leader recalled the many and diverse roles played by the veteran actor - who was found dead in an apparent suicide...

Petition Launched For Weird Al Super Bowl Show

Fans of singing funnyman 'Weird Al' Yankovic have launched a petition calling for President Barack Obama to insist the Handy hitmaker performs at next year's (15) Super Bowl.Just weeks after Weird Al landed his first...

Katy Perry Wants To Join Illuminati

Katy Perry has begged to join the Illuminati.The 'Dark Horse' songstress has made a pledge to the alleged New World Order asking if she can be part of their ''club''.Part of a conspiracy theory, the...

Kerry Washington Named Baby After Grandmother

Kerry Washington named her baby after her grandmother.During an appearance on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' on Thursday (31.07.14), Kerry revealed to Jimmy that she had heard he and wife Molly McNearney named their daughter Jane after...

Katy Perry Praised By President

Barack Obama hailed Katy Perry as a ''wonderful person'' last night (31.07.14).The US president was delighted to have the 'Dark Horse' hitmaker perform at the White House at a dinner to honour the 46th anniversary...

Maggie Gyllenhaal Disillusioned With Barack Obama

Actress Maggie Gyllenhaal is disillusioned with U.S. President Barack Obama over his handling of the Edward Snowden snooping scandal.The Dark Knight star takes an active interest in politics and supported Obama during his 2008 election...

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