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Dance Collects Obe

Veteran actor CHARLES DANCE received an Order Of The British Empire (OBE) from QUEEN ELIZABETH II yesterday (16JUN06). The GOSFORD PARK star was one of several film-makers to be honoured in the monarch's 80th birthday...

Mckellen Hoping For Soap Opera Hat-trick

THE DA VINCI CODE actor SIR IAN MCKELLEN is hoping to star in two more British soap operas after wowing TV fans with his star turn in CORONATION STREET last year (05). The 67-year-old realised...

Doctor Who Leads Bafta Tv Winners

Cult TV show DOCTOR WHO swept the board and took home three prestigious accolades at this year's (06) BAFTA Television Awards - Britain's answer to the Emmys. The show, which currently stars British actor DAVID...

Soap Star Ross Kemp Assaulted By Editor Wife

REBEKAH WADE, the editor of Britain's most popular daily newspaper has been arrested after assaulting her soap star husband ROSS KEMP. Kemp, who stars in TV drama EASTENDERS, received a "thick lip" in the...

Doctor Who Triumphs At Tv Awards

Cult sci-fi show DOCTOR WHO was the big winner at Britain's National TV Awards in London last night (25OCT05), taking three trophies, including Most Popular Drama. English actor CHRISTOPHER ECCLESTON, who only played the...

David Essex To Star In Eastenders

Veteran British rocker DAVID ESSEX has landed a role in BBC soap opera EASTENDERS. The star will appear as "colourful charmer JACK EDWARDS" in the hit TV show from next year (06). Essex...

Mariah Wants To Talk Like A Londoner

Superstar MARIAH CAREY loves watching British soap opera EASTENDERS and is trying to adopt the characters' trademark cockney accent. The 34-year-old singer is determined to become a true Londoner when she moves to the...

Driver Plans Soap Debut After Flop Pop Career

MINNIE DRIVER is considering following SIR IAN McKELLEN's example by starring in a soap opera - to cheer her up after her pop career flopped when her group THE MILO ROTH BAND were dropped by...

Blue: Our Solo Projects Will Make The Band Better

Pop band BLUE have assured fans their temporary split is not for good, insisting they're pursuing solo projects to "refresh" themselves for a reunion. The group have prompted reports they're on the verge...

Love Hewitt Is Crazy, Says Ex-boyfriend Nicholls

JENNIFER LOVE HEWITT has put British actor PAUL NICHOLLS off dating actresses for life, after the pair stepped out together while making the film IF ONLY. Nicholls, best known in his native Britain for...

Windsor's Small Screen Comeback After Illness

CARRY ON actress BARBARA WINDSOR has returned to British TV soap EASTENDERS, 18 months after a debilitating virus forced her to quit the show. The British veteran, 67, shed tears when she arrived at...

Grant's Plea To Join Eastenders

Movie star HUGH GRANT's desperate quest to land a role in popular British TV soap EASTENDERS has been rebuffed by the show's bosses, who claim he's too famous. The NOTTING HILL hunk believes he...

Mcfadden Slams Spice Girl Rumours

Former ATOMIC KITTEN singer KERRY McFADDEN has slammed rumours she will replace MEL C in the reformed SPICE GIRLS line-up. The WHOLE AGAIN beauty - who is married to ex-WESTLIFE hunk BRYAN McFADDEN -...

Bbc Goes To The Vatican

THE POPE's television viewing habits are set for a boost, following the announcement of the launch of a new channel by British broadcaster the BBC in Italy and The Vatican this summer (04). The...

Bloom Rescued From Tv Soap

Film hunk ORLANDO BLOOM is delighted hit British soap opera EASTENDERS turned him down and inadvertently launched his Hollywood movie career. The LORD OF THE RINGS star was due to play butch cockney PAT...

Blue Star For Brit Soap

BLUE heart-throb ANTONY COSTA is in talks to star in British soap opera EASTENDERS. The GUILTY singer, 22, is friends with the show's leading male actor SHANE RITCHIE, who plays lovable east London pub...

Soap Star Offers Libertine Crack Liberty

LIBERTINES star PETE DOHERTY has been offered help in his current battle against drugs from a bizarre source - an aged British soap actress. The singer-songwriter was admitted to London rehabilitation clinic THE PRIORY...

Costa Plans Tv Future

BLUE singer ANTONY COSTA is already planning his career after the boyband split - he wants to become a TV actor. The star, who started out as an actor before finding fame with the...

Mccutcheon's Dance With Oscar Celebrities

LOVE ACTUALLY actress MARTINE McCUTCHEON made a spectacle of herself at SIR ELTON JOHN's post-OSCAR party on Sunday night (29FEB04) - by drunkenly dancing into fellow guests. The former star of British soap EASTENDERS...

Mccutcheon Glad Of Bad Press

LOVE ACTUALLY star MARTINE McCUTCHEON is grateful for the bad press she got when she appeared on the London stage. The British actress was hounded by the British media during her stint as ELIZA...

Soap Actress Leaves Crowe Cold

Moody movie star RUSSELL CROWE refused to sit in a green room with one of Britain's top female soap stars - because he had no idea who she was. The temperamental Australian, 39, made...

Mccutcheon's A-list Dreams

MARTINE McCUTCHEON hopes her debut lead role in upcoming movie LOVE ACTUALLY will make her a Hollywood star, like her fellow Brit CATHERINE ZETA-JONES. The brunette - who previously appeared in British TV soap...

Love Actually Star Prolongs Grant Kissing Scene

LOVE ACTUALLY star MARTINE McCUTCHEON loved every minute of filming the movie's central love scene - because she got to repeatedly French kiss co-star HUGH GRANT. Former EASTENDERS actress Martine relished the chance to...

British Actor Teams Up With Eve

British actor SEAN MAGUIRE has landed a leading role opposite rapper EVE in her upcoming sitcom. The former star of British soap opera EASTENDERS appeared in American show OFF CENTRE, but faded from TV...

Madonna To Swap Hollywood For Walford?

Queen of Pop MADONNA is reportedly so obsessed with a British soap opera, she has begged her husband to get her a cameo. According to British tabloid THE SUN, SNATCH director GUY RITCHIE has...

Brad And Jen's Soap Opera Pick

Hollywood superstars BRAD PITT and JENNIFER ANISTON have surprising taste in television - the pair are said to be huge fans of British soap opera EASTENDERS. The show, set in a down-at-heel area...

Angelina Jolie Wants To Become An Eastender

Hollywood A-lister ANGELINA JOLIE has confessed she wants a part in gritty British soap EASTENDERS. The glamorous OSCAR-winner - who recently set up home in Britain - believes a role in the Cockney drama...

Hear'say Beauty: I Will Save My Marriage

LATEST: Former HEAR'SAY singer KYM MARSH has insisted her floundering marriage can be saved - although husband JACK RYDER has moved out of their marital home. The I TRY beauty wed the ex-EASTENDERS actor...

Soap Treat For George Michael

Down-to-earth singer GEORGE MICHAEL had an extra special treat for his 40th birthday yesterday (25JUN03) - a surprise trip to the set of his favourite British TV soap. The FREEEK! performer is a huge...

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