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Fanning To Join The Girl Scouts

I AM SAM star DAKOTA FANNING is set to officially become a member of the Girl Scouts of the USA on Thursday (22SEP05). Once the 11-year-old is inducted into the Girl Scouts of California's...

The Game Auctions Bentley For Charity

Hip-hop star THE GAME is donating his brand new customised Bentley Continental GT to MORGAN FREEMAN's charity to raise funds for Hurricane Katrina victims. The rapper, real name JAYCEON TAYLOR, has donated his luxury...

Terrence Howard 'Most Valuable Player Of The Summer'

TERRENCE HOWARD has beat out a host of Hollywood stars to be named the Most Valuable Player of the Summer. With critically-acclaimed turns in CRASH and HUSTLE + FLOW, as well as supporting role...

Fanning's Ketchup Dislike

WAR OF THE WORLDS star DAKOTA FANNING dislikes tomatoes so much, she refuses to accept the fruit is in ketchup. The 11-year-old actress admits that while she can enjoy food items extracted from tomatoes,...

Cruise Gives Fanning A Phone

Actress DAKOTA FANNING is proudly walking around with a new accessory, after TOM CRUISE bought her a mobile phone for her 11th birthday. Fanning celebrated her big day on 23 February (05) as she...

Fanning's Younger Sister A Devoted Marilyn Monroe Fan

DAKOTA FANNING's younger sister ELLE is such a huge MARILYN MONROE fan, her grandmother bought her the late screen icon's old jars of face powder and face cream for $600 (GBP330). Although Monroe died...

Fanning: 'Spielberg Taught Me More Than School'

Child actress DAKOTA FANNING relished working with legendary director STEVEN SPIELBERG on WAR OF THE WORLDS, because he taught her more than she could have hoped to learn at school. The 11-year-old, who first...

Mtv Movie Awards Points Spotlight At High School Films

Last night's (4JUN05) MTV MOVIE AWARDS paid tribute to the year's best high school movies, handing out awards to film hits MEAN GIRLS, THE NOTEBOOK and NAPOLEON DYNAMITE. There was even an honour for...

Fanning Reading Since She Was Two

I AM SAM star DAKOTA FANNING has been an avid book reader for most of her life - since she was two-years-old. The 10-year-old actress enjoys thumbing through novels when she has the time,...

Griffin Stands By Fanning Joke

LATEST: Comedienne KATHY GRIFFIN is standing by a controversial joke she made about child actress DAKOTA FANNING at last month's (JAN05) GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS. Bosses at American TV network E! ENTERTAINMENT were forced to...

Fanning Skips Audition

Actress DAKOTA FANNING has impressed movie bosses with her acting skills so much, the director of her latest film HIDE AND SEEK felt it would be "insulting" to make her audition for her part....

De Niro Scares Up A Box Office Champ

ROBERT DE NIRO and DAKOTA FANNING's new horror movie HIDE + SEEK scared up $22 million (GBP11.6 million) at the US box office in its first weekend (28-30JAN05) on release to claim the top spot...

E! Bosses Apologise For Griffin's Callous Red Carpet Joke

Bosses at TV network E! ENTERTAINMENT have been forced to apologise for callous remarks comedienne KATHY GRIFFIN made about child star DAKOTA FANNING on the red carpet at Sunday's (16JAN05) GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS. Outrageous...

Cruise 'Feels Like A Kid' With Spielberg

Hollywood star TOM CRUISE loves working with director pal STEVEN SPIELBERG on the WAR OF THE WORLDS movie, because the ET creator makes filming so fun. The MINORITY REPORT actor is joining MIRANDA OTTO...

Robbins And Otto To Join War Of The Worlds

TIM ROBBINS and MIRANDA OTTO are in talks to join TOM CRUISE in his anticipated movie WAR OF THE WORLDS. Robbins is in negotiations to play astronomer OGILVY in the STEVEN SPIELBERG-directed adaptation of...

Fanning Joins Spielberg's Worlds

I AM SAM child star DAKOTA FANNING has landed yet another mega-budget movie role - this time in STEVEN SPIELBERG's remake of THE WAR OF THE WORLDS. The 10-year-old will play the daughter of...

Fanning Eyed For Alice In Wonderland Role

I AM SAM star DAKOTA FANNING is favourite to take on the starring role in adaptations of LEWIS CARROLL's classic novels ALICE IN WONDERLAND and THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS. Writer LES BOHEM came up...

Dakota Lands Horse Role

I AM SAM star DAKOTA FANNING has impressed producers of KURT RUSSELL's new film DREAMER so much, they've given the actor's character a daughter instead of a son. Fanning's role in the family horse...

Dakota Fanning's Baby Teeth Problem

I AM SAM star DAKOTA FANNING fears she'll have to have all of her baby teeth pulled out, because a defect prevents them from falling out by themselves. The 10-year-old actress had two teeth...

Devito's Dame Tune With Sopranos

DANNY DeVITO teamed up with stars of THE SOPRANOS to perform SOUTH PACIFIC's THERE IS NOTHING LIKE A DAME at a star-studded cancer benefit onboard luxury cruiseliner QUEEN MARY II at the weekend (24APR04)....

Fanning Confuses Swimming Instructor

DAKOTA FANNING had a tough time dealing with her swimming instructor on the set of new movie MAN ON FIRE - because he couldn't understand she was only acting. The nine-year-old plays a swimmer...

Fanning's Passion For Fear Factor

I AM SAM star DAKOTA FANNING and her older sister ELLE are huge fans of stomach-churning show FEAR FACTOR. Nine-year-old Dakota and Elle, 15, enjoy watching contestants go through such unbearable tasks as eating...

Dakota Fanning A Huge Fan Of The Dentist

I AM SAM star DAKOTA FANNING experiences joy through something most children dread - she loves going to the dentist. The nine-year-old actress, who is currently waiting for some of her adult teeth to...

Denzel In Awe Of Little Dakota

DENZEL WASHINGTON has heaped praise on his young co-star in new film MAN ON FIRE - insisting she's one of the finest actors in Hollywood. The OSCAR winner found himself in awe of little...

Brittany Murphy Claims She Was An Early Bloomer

Hollywood actress BRITTANY MURPHY developed at an extremely early age as a child - she claims she was speaking when she was just four-and-a-half months old. The JUST MARRIED star, ex-girlfriend of ASHTON KUTCHER,...

Dakota's Teen Dreams

Child star DAKOTA FANNING can't wait to become a teenager - because her parents have banned her from having her ears pierced until she turns 13. The nine-year-old I AM SAM star insists 13...

Alec's High Praise For Little Dakota

ALEC BALDWIN has become little DAKOTA FANNING's number one fan after starring alongside her in THE CAT IN THE HAT - and is now calling her one of the best actresses in Hollywood. The...

Second Cat In The Cat Already In The Works

Plans are underway to make a sequel to MIKE MYERS' THE CAT IN THE HAT - even though the first movie has yet to be released. The anticipated film won't hit American cinema screens...

Dakota Fanning's Fish Memories

Child actress DAKOTA FANNING has a painful memory she draws on during emotional movie scenes - the death of her pet fish. I AM SAM star Dakota, nine, and her five-year-old actress sister ELLE...

Veggie Bid Is Shortlived For Little Dakota

I AM SAM star DAKOTA FANNING turned vegetarian on the set of her new movie UPTOWN GIRLS for an hour - until she realised she didn't like vegetables or salads. The child star decided...

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