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Barbara Windsor Receives Honorary Degree

Veteran British actress Barbara Windsor received an honorary degree from the University of East London on Thursday (20Nov14).The Carry On star was awarded the accolade in recognition of her six-decade career in showbusiness at a...

Michael Sheen Returning To Wonderland

Michael Sheen, Stephen Fry and Alan Rickman are among the stars returning for the 'Alice in Wonderland' sequel.The 'Masters of Sex' star is back to voice the White Rabbit in 'Alice in Wonderland: Through The...

Barbara Windsor Backs Campaign For Joan Littlewood Statue

Veteran British actress Barbara Windsor has thrown her support behind a campaign to honour theatre great Joan Littlewood with a statue in London.The Carry On star is backing a drive which asks fans to help...

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Monty Python star Michael Palin is to become the latest famous face to play God in the comedy troupe's West End musical Spamalot. The guest appearances in the show are raising money for charity and...

Stars To Play God In Spamalot For Charity

Downton Abbey actor Hugh Bonneville and Carry On star Barbara Windsor are among an eclectic group of celebrities who will take on the role of God in West End show Spamalot to raise money for...

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Hollywood star Hugh Grant, model/actress Lily Cole and veteran actress Barbara Windsor have joined the line-up for London Evening Standard's Get Reading festival, which will take place in the capital's Trafalgar Square on 13 July...

Victoria Beckham Arrives Late To Viva Forever!

Victoria Beckham turned up late to the 'Viva Forever!' premiere.The fashion designer delayed the curtain call of the new West End musical based on the Spice Girls' biggest hits by 15 minutes last night (11.12.12),...

Barbara Windsor Voices London Underground Announcement

Veteran British actress Barbara Windsor helped cheer London commuters on Thursday morning (01Nov12) by lending her voice to a special charity appeal played on the Tube.The Alice in Wonderland star recorded a message in aid...

Amy Winehouse's Parents Moved To Tears At Vigil

Amy Winehouse's parents broke down in tears as they visited the late singer's house on the first anniversary of her death yesterday (23.07.12). Mitch and Janis Winehouse were joined by one of Amy's best friends,...

Paloma Faith Cites Barbara Windsor As Style Icon

Paloma Faith says Barbara Windsor is her style icon. The singer-songwriter is known for her show stopping outfits and revealed the former 'EastEnders' actress is a huge inspiration for her fashion choices. Speaking at her...

Paul Mccartney, Rob Brydon, Lead Tributes To Victor Spinetti

A whole host of celebrities have paid tribute to the late Victor Spinetti, the Welsh veteran comedy actor and writer. Spinetti died at the age of 82, after being diagnosed with cancer around a year...

Veteran Victor Spinetti Loses Battle With Cancer, Aged 82

The veteran Welsh actor Victor Spinetti has passed away after a battle with pancreatic cancer, it's been confirmed. The 82 year-old was believed to have had cancer for a year but had remained in good...

Annie Lennox To Receive 'Lifetime Achievement Award' In London

Annie Lennox, the Scottish singer-songwriter who achieved major international success as one half of Eurythmics, will receive a lifetime achievement honour at the Inspiration Awards in London, reports the Press Association. The Sweet Dreams singer...

Barbara Windsor Just Avoids Wardrobe Malfunction

Barbara Windsor recently just managed to avoid a Janet Jackson-style wardrobe malfunction, at the opening of a new pop-up restaurant in London. According to the Belfast Telegraph, the former Carry On. and Eastenders star's top...

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ALICE IN WONDERLAND star BARBARA WINDSOR was honoured with the London Legend award at a prizegiving in the U.K. capital on Saturday (27Nov10). The trophy is voted for by youngsters in the city to find...

Windsor Wins Lifetime Achievement Award

Veteran British actress BARBARA WINDSOR was presented with an outstanding contribution to showbusiness honour at the U.K.'s Variety Club Showbiz Awards on Sunday (14Nov10).The former Carry On star, who recently quit her longrunning role in...

Windsor Handed Freedom Of London Honour

Beloved British actress BARBARA WINDSOR has been handed the freedom of the City of London for her six-decade spanning career in showbusiness.The Alice In Wonderland star, who was born in the British capital, was awarded...

Stars Turn Out For Woodward Memorial

Stars including SIMON PEGG and veteran British actress BARBARA WINDSOR turned out in force on Thursday (25Mar10) to celebrate the life of late actor EDWARD WOODWARD at a London memorial.The 79 year old, best known...

Wonderland Comes To London

The stars of 'Alice in Wonderland' braved the rain for the movie's royal world premiere last night (25.02.10)Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Tim Burton and Anne Hathaway were among the stars of the film who...

Helen Mirren's Magical Movie Memory

Dame Helen Mirren felt close to her ancestors while making 'The Last Station'. The 64-year-old actress, who has been nominated for a Best Actress Oscar for her portrayal of Sofya Tolstoy in the movie, admitted...

Gaga Fan Helen Mirren

Dame Helen Mirren loves Lady Gaga.The 'Last Station' actress - who was infamously photographed wearing a bikini on holiday in Italy in 2008 - says she is interested in "slightly perverse" sexuality and is a...

Windsor Denies Retirement Rumour

Veteran British actress BARBARA WINDSOR has quashed rumours she is set to retire from showbusiness following her departure from her longrunning soap role.The Carry On star announced on Wednesday (28Oct09) she will be leaving hit...

Eastenders Picks Up Seven Awards At British Soap Awards

EastEnders picked up the best soap prize at the British Soap awards last night.The long-running show ended the night with seven awards in total to finish ahead of its rivals Coronation Street, Doctors, Emmerdale and...

By on 10 May 2009

Little Britain Star Matt Lucas Has Civil Partnership Dissolved

Matt Lucas has dissolved his civil partnership with Kevin McGee at a family court in London.The Little Britain star and McGee sealed their partnership in December 2006 but announced their separation in June this year,...

By on 22 October 2008

Little Britain Star Matt Lucas Splits From Partner

Matt Lucas has separated from the partner he 'married' 18 months ago in a civil partnership ceremony.The Little Britain actor and Kevin McGee were married at Home House, a London private members' club, in December...

By on 18 June 2008

Windsor Says No To Carry On

British actress BARBARA WINDSOR has slammed plans to make a new installment of the classic 1960s CARRY ON movie series - insisting it's doomed to fail. The 70-year-old made her name in the comedy franchise...

Co-star Defends Carry On Star Sid James

Late comedy movie star SID JAMES didn't deserve his reputation as a lecherous womaniser, his CARRY ON movies co-star LIZ FRAZER insists. The actress is angry about the continuing myths about South African-born James and...

Carry On Comes Back

Film-makers are resurrecting cult British comedy franchise CARRY ON for a 32nd movie starring VINNIE JONES, VICTORIA SILVSTEDT and British soap star SHANE RICHIE. The slapstick movies were hugely popular in the late 1950s, 1960s...

War Of The Worlds Auction Blunder

STEVEN SPIELBERG has banned a British judge from seeing his WAR OF THE WORLDS movie before its official release - despite the judge having paid $2,368 (GBP1,300) for a private preview at a charity auction....

Windsor: 'My Toyboy Stopped Me Killing Myself'

British actress BARBARA WINDSOR contemplated suicide during her 18-month ordeal with the debilitating Epstein-Bar Virus (EBV) - but was rescued by her toyboy lover SCOTT HARVEY. The star of the classic CARRY ON comedy...

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