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Barbra Streisand Was The Force Behind Jane Fonda Auction

The actress has recruited Darren Julien and his experts at Julien's Auctions to sell costumes, keepsakes and personal belongings as part of a clean-out next month (Sep16). Highlights include the Barbarella star's...

Barbra Streisand Gets Apple To Correct Siri's Pronunciation Of Her Name

With a career spanning six decades Barbra Streisand is one of the most famous singers and actresses of all time. But the icon still struggles with people mispronouncing her surname, including Apple’s virtual assistant Siri,...

Natalie Portman: Lena Dunham Inspired Me

Natalie Portman deals with criticism better because of Lena Dunham.The 'Black Swan' star credits the 'Girls' actress for ''inspiring her'' to not worry about the negative responses she can get.She told Entertainment Weekly: ''I do...

Barbra Streisand Urges Apple Boss To Change Pronunciation Of Her Name

The singer reveals she recently approached Apple boss Tim Cook and asked him to make sure the company's all-knowing voice helper got her name right. "She pronounces my name wrong - it's...

Barbra Streisand Asks Apple To Change Siri's Pronunciation Of Her Name

Barbra Streisand has asked Apple to change how Siri pronounces her last name.The 'Woman in Love' hitmaker is not impressed with how the iPhone assistant says her name so she phoned up the company's CEO,...

Barbra Streisand Gushes Over Handsome Husband

Barbra Streisand finds her husband attractive even when they argue. Although the 74-year-old actress has been blissfully happy with James Brolin, 76, since they married 18 years ago, she admitted that they do have their...

Natalie Portman: 'Lena Dunham Inspires Me'

The 35-year-old Oscar-winner has made her directorial debut with Hebrew-language film A Tale of Love and Darkness, which takes place during the conflict-ridden early days of the State of Israel. Mother-of-one Natalie...

Barbra Streisand 'Shocked The Hell' Out Of Seth Macfarlane When She Asked Him To Duet

Barbra Streisand ''shocked the hell'' out of Seth MacFarlane when she asked him to duet. The 'You're The Cream In My Coffee' hitmaker has admitted he was left dumbfounded when the 74-year-old singer songwriter approached...

Barbra Streisand Performing At Lgbt Fundraiser For Hillary Clinton

The event will reportedly be held at Cipriani Wall Street on 9 September (16) and has been named LGBT for Hillary. Tickets will reportedly start at $1,200 (GBP920) and will max out at...

Adele And Barbra Streisand 'In Talks Over Duets Album'

Adele is reportedly in talks to make a duets album with Barbra Streisand.The 28-year-old singer and the showbiz legend are said to have met in Los Angeles last week to discuss the idea and label...

Chris Pine’S Anxiety Over Barbra Streisand Duet

The Star Trek actor has been known to dabble in music, and previously showed off his vocal ability in Rob Marshall’s 2014 musical fantasy film Into the Woods. But the 35-year-old wasn’t so confident when...

Hugh Jackman Shocked By Barbra Streisand Collaboration

Hugh Jackman was shocked when Barbra Streisand asked him to duet with her.The 'Wolverine' actor is one of the collaborators on Barbra's new album 'ENCORE: Movie Partners Sing Broadway', where they sing 'Any Moment Now'...

Hugh Jackman Was Barbra Streisand's First Choice For New Duets Album

The diva has teamed up with a host of movie stars for her new release, Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway, and she recently confessed she wanted the Les Miserables star to join her...

Barbra Streisand: 'I'm More Popular In Europe Than In My Hometown Of Brooklyn'

The Funny Girl legend is gearing up for a tour in support of her upcoming album Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway, and after performing on stages all over the world, Barbra revealed that...

Top Hollywood Publicist David Horowitz Dies

Horowitz passed away on Sunday (17Jul16). He began his long history with Streisand in 1968 with her iconic film Funny Girl, and they continued to work together on films such as Hello,...

Melissa Mccarthy Thought Barbra Streisand Duet Was A Prank

Melissa Mccarthy feels like she is in a ''fever dream'' after recording a musical duet with Barbra Streisand.The 45-year-old actress has collaborated with the legendary entertainer on her upcoming album, 'Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway',...

Melissa Mccarthy Thrilled Over Barbra Streisand Duet

The Funny Girl icon has been recruiting fellow stars to tackle musical theatre favourites for her upcoming album, Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway, working with celebrities including Daisy Ridley, Anne Hathaway, Hugh Jackman,...

Stars Tweet Support For Politicians' Sit-in Over Gun Control

On Monday (20Jun16), politicians in the United States Senate rejected measures to toughen up sales on firearms, just over a week after gunman Omar Mateen killed 49 people in an Orlando nightclub with...

Barbra Streisand Recruits Anne Hathaway And Daisy Ridley For At The Ballet

The Funny Girl icon has been recruiting fellow entertainers to tackle musical theatre favourites for her upcoming album, Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway, and her latest collaboration features new mum Anne and Star...

James Corden Planning Star-studded Tony Awards Sing-along

The 37-year-old British comedian will present the prestigious theatre awards show on Sunday (12Jun16). James has enjoyed huge success with the Carpool Karaoke segment on his chat show, and is considering introducing a similar concept...

Barbra Streisand Returning To The Tony Awards

The diva last took the stage at the Tonys in 1970, when she won an honorary Star of the Decade award. She'll join Cate Blanchett, Steve Martin, Saoirse Ronan, and Oprah Winfrey...

Barbra Streisand Returning To Brooklyn As Part Of Nine-city Tour

After years of battling stage fright and severe concert nerves, the diva is hitting the road to celebrate "six decades of number one albums". The Music... The Mem'ries... The Magic! tour will...

Barbra Streisand Called College To Break Chris O'donnell's Heart

The young star was trying to play down his acting credentials while studying at Boston College in 1990, but all was revealed when Streisand called with some bad news. "I was living...

Barbra Streisand's Gypsy Revamp Back On Track

The Oscar winner has been working on the passion project, which is loosely based on burlesque dancer Gypsy Rose Lee's memoirs, for years after receiving the blessing of playwright Arthur Laurents to adapt...

Barbra Streisand Attacks Media Over Hillary Clinton Coverage

The longtime gender rights activist and Clinton supporter has accused many U.S. news outlets of "outright sexism" for the way journalists are following the presidential campaign. In an essay for The Huffington...

Sheridan Smith: 'I Had To Go To Dwarf School'

The British actress will next be seen in The Huntsman: Winter's War, where she has been cast as dwarf Mrs. Bromwyn. Sheridan stars alongside the stellar cast of actors that are reprising their roles from...

Barbra Streisand Remembers Late Author Pat Conroy

The writer passed away on Friday (04Mar16) at his home in Beaufort, South Carolina, less than three weeks after revealing he had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Streisand had grown close to...

Author Pat Conroy Dies

Conroy passed away on Friday (04Mar16) at his home in Beaufort, South Carolina, surrounded by his loved ones, less than three weeks after revealing he had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. A...

Starstruck Daisy Ridley Singing With Streisand

The Star Wars: The Force Awakens leading lady doesn't have an album to her name, but she has previously shown off snippets of her musical talent, including a brief duet with co-star Oscar...

Barbra Streisand And Jamie Foxx Take On The Sound Of Music

The Ray star took to Instagram.com on Wednesday (17Feb16) to post a photo of himself in a recording studio with the Hollywood veteran cosying up next to him. He added the caption,...

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