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Stevie G: I Want To Be Bond

Liverpool and England footballer Steven Gerrard has hinted at a future acting career after he retires from the game, including a wish to play James Bond on the big screen.The midfielder told journalists at the...

By on 26 May 2009

Plans For Twitter Tv Series

Reports suggest the social messaging website Twitter could be subject of a new TV series.Variety magazine claims the planned programme will involve people being "put on the trail of celebrities in a revolutionary competitive format".The...

By on 26 May 2009

Cooper's Ratings Collapse

The New York Post 's "Page Six" column observed today (Monday) that ratings for Anderson Cooper's primetime segment on CNN have plunged since the inauguration, after peaking last year during the election race. The column...

Elizabeth Taylor 'Fine' Despite Hospital Admission

Dame Elizabeth Taylor is "doing fine" despite being admitted to a hospital in Los Angeles, her spokesman has said.The Oscar winner "entered the hospital for a routine visit and is doing fine", her publicist confirmed,...

By on 23 May 2009

Peters Pulls Explosive Hollywood Memoir

Hollywood producer JON PETERS has pulled plans to release an explosive memoir detailing Tinseltown's most torrid secrets - after he was threatened by a series of lawsuits from some of the industry's biggest players. The Batman...

Family Feud May Halt Mlk Movie

DreamWorks indicated on Thursday that it will not proceed with plans to produce a film about the life of Martin Luther King Jr. unless his three children resolve their differences. "We remain committed to pursuing...

Fan Gave Cole A Kidney

NATALIE COLE has an anonymous fan to thank for her recent kidney transplant - the unnamed donor provided the vital organ after the singer detailed her plight on TV. The star has been battling ill health...

Man-eater Myleene Klass

Myleene Klass is set to play a cannibal in a new movie.The British TV presenter - who recently signed a £100,000 deal to host the US version of 'I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of...

Usher Takes The Twitter Lead From Kutcher & Moore

Twitter.com-mad couple ASHTON KUTCHER and DEMI MOORE have a new disciple - R&B superstar USHER. The Hollywood stars have become as famous for their frequent updates on the social networking website as their movies, but they've...

Kutcher Pranks Turner - As Promised

ASHTON KUTCHER made good on his promise to prank CNN boss TED TURNER on Wednesday (13May09) by staging a demonstration outside the media mogul's Atlanta, Georgia headquarters. Kutcher challenged CNN to a 'Tweet-off' last month (Apr09)...

Energised Farrow Feeling 'Fine' As Fast Reaches Day 10

Fasting MIA FARROW's hunger strike has taken a surprising turn - the actress' 10 days without food has given her energy she never thought she'd have. Farrow is in the middle of a 21-day fast as...

Angels And Demons Premieres Near Vatican

In what some saw as a direct challenge to the Vatican, Sony's Angels and Demons , the prequel to The Da Vinci code, had its world premiere Monday night in Rome in a theater located...

Cnn Getting Wrecked For Standing In The Middle Of The Road?

Competition from opinionated cable news outlets like Fox News and MSNBC has continued to weaken the ratings of the pioneer cable news network, CNN, the New York Times observed today (Monday). The newspaper quoted several...

Kutcher Pledges $100,000 To Malaria Charities

Hollywood star ASHTON KUTCHER has pledged $100,000 ($69,000) to aid the fight against malaria. Kutcher bet his Twitter.com site would gather one million followers before news network CNN.com. He won and CNN boss Ted Turner handed...

Kutcher Celebrates Twitter Victory

ASHTON KUTCHER is celebrating after beating news giant CNN to one million Twitter.com followers - and now he plans to prank the network's owner TED TURNER, and film it. In the early hours of Friday (17Apr09),...

Pirate Bay To Walk The Plank

In the courtroom equivalent to the military suppression of the Somali pirates, the four defendants in The Pirate Bay case in Sweden were found guilty of copyright crimes in Sweden, sentenced to a year in...

Fugees' Pras Caught Up In U.s. Sea Captain's Somali Kidnapping

Former FUGEES rapper PRAS MICHEL almost lost his life last week (ends10Apr09) after he was caught up in the kidnapping of a U.S. sea captain by Somali pirates. The Ghetto Superstar hitmaker took an interest in...

Kutcher Wins Twitter Battle With Cnn

It's official - ASHTON KUTCHER is more popular than CNN. The movie star issued a challenge to media mogul Ted Turner's global news network earlier this week (beg13Apr09), insisting he could beat the organisation to one...

Norris Volunteers To Lead Texas Revolution

Martial-arts master CHUCK NORRIS has his sights set on becoming more than a Texas Ranger - he has volunteered to run as the U.S. state's first president. Norris, who played TV hardman Cordell Walker in hit...

Tv Personality Braden Dies

American writer TOM BRADEN, whose autobiography inspired U.S. television series EIGHT IS ENOUGH, has died. He was 92. Braden passed away at his home in Denver, Colorado of natural causes on Friday (03Apr09). In 1975 he...

Tv Personality Braden Dies

American writer TOM BRADEN, whose autobiography inspired U.S. television series EIGHT IS ENOUGH, has died. He was 92. Braden passed away at his home in Denver, Colorado of natural causes on Friday (03Apr09). In 1975 he...

Ny Times Editor Looks At Journalism's "Next Life"

With many newspapers across the country facing extinction, the opening of the new Lorry I. Lokey Building, housing the university newspaper, the Stanford Daily , felt like a "ribbon-cutting" for "a new Pontiac dealership," New...

The Force Is With Tv News Channels

CNN at times had the look of a special-effects movie during its election coverage Tuesday night, expecially when its in-studio team discussed the results with correspondent Jessica Yellin in the field, who appeared on the...

Tv Goes To The Polls

The broadcast networks promised Monday not to project a winner in today's (Tuesday) presidential election until a nominee has unequivocally garnered at least 270 electoral votes and not to announce that a candidate has won...

Msnbc Delays Hdtv Rollout

After having predicted that MSNBC would be simulcasting in high definition before the presidential election, MSNBC acknowledged that it probably won't be able to do so before the second quarter of 2009. In an interview...

Nbc News Widens Gap

After seeing ABC's World News With Charles Gibson creep closer in the ratings during recent weeks, NBC Nightly News With Brian Williams widened the gap last week as it averaged 9.65 million viewers. The ABC...

Fans Offer Their Kidneys To Singer Natalie Cole

Natalie Cole has received numerous emails from fans offering to donate their kidneys after she revealed on television she required a transplant.The 59-year-old - daughter of Nat King Cole - has been treated for hepatitis...

By on 01 April 2009

Richardson Tragedy Helps Save Little Girl

The NATASHA RICHARDSON tragedy has helped save a little Ohio girl, who would have died if her parents hadn't read about the actress' medical drama. Seven-year-old Morgan MCCracken was hours away from death, two days after...

Geeks Rally For The Woz

Although it was generally expected that Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak and partner Katarina Smirnoff would be voted off this week's edition of Dancing With the Stars -- they have the lowest scores among the judges...

Rourke's Wrestling Match Back On?

Oscar nominee MICKEY ROURKE is heading back to the ring for an appearance at an upcoming WrestleMania smackdown. The Wrestler star pulled out of the 5 April (09) event after fighter Chris Jericho took exception to...

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