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Barat: 'I Never Fired Doherty'

Former THE LIBERTINES star CARL BARAT has dismissed rumours he kicked fellow frontman PETE DOHERTY out of the band, insisting the troubled rocker left voluntarily. Barat, who has since formed new group DIRTY PRETTY THINGS,...

Barat Forced To Form New Band

DIRTY PRETTY THINGS frontman CARL BARAT insists he had no choice but to form a new band following PETE DOHERTY'S estrangement from THE LIBERTINES. The singer was convinced the group would flop without charismatic co-frontman...

Dirty Pretty Things Debut Hit By Illness

Cult rockers DIRTY PRETTY THINGS' debut London show almost ended in disaster last night (08MAR06) when frontman CARK BARAT was struck down by a severe migraine just minutes before he was due to take to...

Arctic Monkey Turner Voted Coolest Man

Rock newcomer ALEX TURNER of British band ARCTIC MONKEYS has been voted coolest man on the planet, beating out competition from superstars like LIAM GALLAGHER and KANYE WEST. The 19-year-old I BET YOU LOOK...

Barat's Band Name Clash

British rocker CARL BARAT may be forced to change the name of his new group, because there is already a band performing as DIRTY PRETTY THINGS in the UK. The former LIBERTINES star disbanded...

Immigrant Films Win Big At British Independent Film Awards

Films with illegal immigration as their themes have swept the board at the BRITISH INDEPENDENT FILM AWARDS (BIFA) ceremony at PO NA NA club, Hammersmith, London. STEPHEN FREARS' critically-acclaimed movie thriller DIRTY PRETTY THINGS...

Mckellen Handed Independent Film Accolade

Acting legend SIR IAN McKELLEN will be honoured at this year's BRITISH INDEPENDENT FILM AWARDS (03) with the Variety UK Personality Award. The LORD OF THE RINGS star has been singled out for his...

Smith Reveals All About Ben And Jen Wedding Cancellation Day

Director KEVIN SMITH was at pal BEN AFFLECK's side when he and fiancee JENNIFER LOPEZ decided to postpone their wedding - and insists the pair remain smitten with each other. Smith - who directs...

Frears' Message

DIRTY PRETTY THINGS director STEPHEN FREARS hopes the movie's release in America will help promote tolerance of illegal immigrants in the US. The film, which picked up two BAFTA nominations this year (03) after...

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Foo Fighters Confirm That Cal Jam 2018 Is Happening

Foo Fighters Confirm That Cal Jam 2018 Is Happening

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Sam Mendes Drops Out Of Disney's Live-Action 'Pinocchio'; Could He Return To Bond?

Sam Mendes Drops Out Of Disney's Live-Action 'Pinocchio'; Could He Return To Bond?

The film is expected to continue without Mendes' involvement.

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