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Smith Eyes Soap Role

WILL SMITH is eager to land a cameo role in British soap opera EASTENDERS - and has even begged TV bosses to cast him in the show.The Hollywood superstar became a fan of the series...

Leona Lewis To Buy Barn

Leona Lewis is set to buy a £1 million country home.The 'Bleeding Love' singer - who has been living in Los Angeles while she records her new album - is in negotiations to purchase a...

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

Harry Hill Hat-trick At Bafta Tv Awards

Harry Hill's TV Burp saw the big-collared comedian claim his third prize at the Bafta Television awards on Sunday.The 44-year-old won best entertainment programme - beating Jonathan Ross, Ant and Dec and Stephen Fry to...

By on 27 April 2009

Britain's Got Talent Beats Doctor Who In Saturday Ratings

The new series of Britain's Got Talent beat the latest Doctor Who special episode in the TV ratings last night.The ITV talent show drew some 11 million viewers on Easter Saturday, while David Tennant and...

By on 12 April 2009

Richard Tribute Show Leads Bbc Viewing Figures

The BBC's tribute programme to actress Wendy Richard, who died earlier this week, pulled in more than five million viewers according to statistics.The former EastEnders star, who passed away aged 65 on Thursday, was the...

By on 01 March 2009

Eastenders Star Richard Dies

British soap star and EASTENDERS actress WENDY RICHARD has lost her battle with cancer. She was 65. Richard, best known for her long-running role as Pauline Fowler in the hit BBC show, passed away at a...

Eastenders Actress Wendy Richard Dies Aged 65

Actress Wendy Richard has died aged 65 after breast cancer spread through her body.The former EastEnders and Are You Being Served? star battled breast cancer twice in the mid 1990s and in 2002 but was...

By on 26 February 2009

Kym Marsh's Baby Son Dies After Premature Birth

The baby son of soap actors Kym Marsh and Jamie Lomas has died after being born 18 weeks prematurely.Archie Jay Lomas was born on Wednesday but died shortly after, a Coronation Street spokesman has confirmed.Marsh,...

By on 12 February 2009

Fans' Favourite Todd Carty Leaves Ice For Final Time

Dancing On Ice contestant Todd Carty has become the latest celebrity to leave the ITV1 show.The former EastEnders actor had become a popular participant in recent weeks, with his accident-prone skating leading some to dub...

By on 09 February 2009

Michael Underwood Voted Off Dancing On Ice

Children's television presenter Michael Underwood has become the fourth contestant voted off ITV1's Dancing On Ice.The 33-year-old and skating partner Melissa Lambert faced a skate-off against Melinda Messenger and her partner Fred Palascak after the...

By on 01 February 2009

Jeremy Edwards Is Third To Skate Off Dancing On Ice

Actor Jeremy Edwards has become the latest celebrity voted off the new series of Dancing On Ice.The former Holby City star skated for the last time after the judging panel chose to save ex-rugby league...

By on 26 January 2009

Ryan To Make Doctor Who Cameo

Michelle Ryan and Lee Evans are to guest star in a Doctor Who Easter special.Ryan, the former Eastenders star, will appear as Lady Christina de Souza who joins the Doctor on a trip which takes...

By on 23 January 2009

Gemma Bissix Is Second To Dance Off The Ice

Actress Gemma Bissix has become the second celebrity contestant evicted from Dancing On Ice.The former Hollyoaks and EastEnders star was voted off the ITV1 talent show after the judging panel unanimously saved model Melinda Messenger...

By on 19 January 2009

Strictly Star Sergeant Is Most Fanciable 'Ugly Bloke'

Strictly Come Dancing favourite John Sergeant is the most fanciable 'ugly bloke' in the UK, according to a new poll.The political correspondent won legions of fans across the country with his unique dancing style on...

By on 12 January 2009

Graeme Le Saux Is First To Leave Dancing On Ice

Former England footballer Graeme Le Saux has become the first contestant voted off Dancing On Ice.The ex-Chelsea player and television pundit was booted off the ITV1 talent show in the first episode of the new...

By on 11 January 2009

Soap And Sport Stars In New Dancing On Ice Lineup

Actors Todd Carty and Roxanne Pallett are among the celebrities confirmed to take part in the new series of Dancing on Ice.The EastEnders and Emmerdale stars are part of a roster of 13 celebrities set...

By on 05 January 2009

Wallace And Gromit 'Most Watched On Christmas Day'

Overnight figures suggest the new episode of Wallace and Gromit screened on BBC1 was the most-watched programme on Christmas Day.A Matter Of Loaf and Death had a peak audience figure of 15.88 million people, a...

By on 26 December 2008

Swash Salutes "Amazing" I'm A Celeb Win

Former EastEnders actor Joe Swash has described winning the latest series of I'm A Celebrity... as an "amazing" experience.Described by former campmates Robert Kilroy-Silk, Timmy Mallett and Nicola McLean as "charismatic and down to earth";...

By on 07 December 2008

Joe Swash Wins I'm A Celebrity...

EastEnders actor Joe Swash has won the latest series of ITV1's I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!In a poll of the public, the 26-year-old beat former tennis star Martina Navratilova into second place,...

By on 05 December 2008

David Van Day Misses Out On Place In I'm A Celebrity Final

The final three contestants for I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! are left in the jungle after David Van Day was voted off the show.The 80s pop star missed out on an place...

By on 05 December 2008

I'm A Celebrity Campmates Discuss Their 'Jungle Journey'

The remaining contestants on I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! have opened up about their emotional jungle experiences.After Simon Webbe's eviction, only four celebrities remain in the camp as the current series of...

By on 05 December 2008

Campmates Complain About David Van Day's Behaviour

The contestants on I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! have grown tired of David Van Day's game playing while in the Australian jungle.While David was taking part in a Celebrity Chest challenge with...

By on 03 December 2008

Esther Rantzen Is Fifth Celebrity To Leave The Jungle

Television presenter Esther Rantzen has become the latest I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! contestant to be voted off the ITV1 show.The former That's Life host was evicted from the jungle having received...

By on 01 December 2008

Carly Zucker Is Third To Leave I'm A Celebrity Camp

WAG Carly Zucker has become the third contestant voted off I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! after a public vote.The fiancee of Chelsea star Joe admitted she had "really struggled" during her time...

By on 30 November 2008

Dani Behr Becomes Second Celebrity To Leave Jungle

Television presenter Dani Behr has become the second contestant voted off I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! after a public vote.The 34-year-old follows Robert Kilroy-Silk out of the Australian jungle after polling the...

By on 28 November 2008

Away Camp Contestants Robert And Esther Missing Home

Robert Kilroy-Silk and Esther Rantzen, members of the Away Camp on I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!, have admitted to feeling homesick.After model Carly Zucker said she was missing home and her husband,...

By on 18 November 2008

Children In Need Donations Set To Eclipse Last Year's Total

The total donations collected by the BBC's Children in Need is set to outstrip the 37 million raised last year.Music, television and sports stars teamed up to raise money for children's charities in last night's...

By on 15 November 2008

Bbc Is Big Winner As Tennant Leaves The Tardis At Ntas

The BBC was the major winner at the National Television Awards (NTAs) as the search began for a new Doctor Who.David Tennant took the outstanding dramatic performance award and announced his intention to leave the...

By on 30 October 2008

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


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