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Williams Sprained Her Ankle In Sledding Accident

Actress MICHELLE WILLIAMS sprained her ankle on the third day of shooting BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN when a sledding scene turned disastrous. Williams and real-life boyfriend HEATH LEDGER had to sled down a hill when they...

Brokeback Boys Share Mcgregor Envy

Hollywood stars JAKE GYLLENHAAL and HEATH LEDGER bonded long before starring in gay romance BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN - they were united in their jealousy of EWAN McGREGOR. The actors auditioned for MOULIN ROUGE! together, but...

Brokeback Mountain Banned From Utah Cinema

HEATH LEDGER and JAKE GYLLENHAAL's acclaimed new movie, BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN, has been banned from a cinema in Utah due to the actors' gay sex scenes. A Salt Lake City cinema, owned by LARRY MILLER...

Ledger Teased About Early Gay Role

HEATH LEDGER is thrilled his new role as a gay cowboy is being received warmly because the first time he played a homosexual on TV, he was mercilessly bullied in his native Australia. Ledger's...

Ledger Moves To New York To Avoid The Paparazzi

Australian movie hunk HEATH LEDGER moved out of Hollywood to start family life in New York because he was sick of being hounded by the paparazzi. The KNIGHT'S TALE star now lives with girlfriend...

Brokeback 'Oscar' For Sale

Online pranksters are selling a mocked-up BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN Oscar statuette, depicting a sex act between two cowboys, on auction website eBay. The model, which has been fashioned from two vinyl dolls covered with gold...

Heath + Michelle Plan A Community Christmas In New York

New parents HEATH LEDGER and MICHELLE WILLIAMS are looking forward to Christmas (05) in New York after being adopted by their neighbours. The screen stars are giving their baby MATILDA a taste of a...

Lost Stars Found On Entertainer Of The Year List

The cast of desert island drama LOST has been named Entertainer of The Year by America's Entertainment Weekly. The castmates beat off challenges from funnyman STEVE CARELL, NAOMI WATTS, KANYE WEST and GEORGE CLOONEY...

Heath Ledger's Gay Fears

HEATH LEDGER is convinced playing a gay cowboy in BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN has improved his acting skills, because simulating romantic love for another man was a completely new experience to him. The Australian actor had...

Gyllenhaal Suffered With Unfriendly Lee

JAKE GYLLENHAAL struggled to enjoy filming new movie BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN, because of director ANG LEE's cold and distant work manner. The 25-year-old actor was shunned by the movie-maker soon after filming started, and insists...

Ledger's Tight Trousers

Australian heart-throb HEATH LEDGER was left red-faced during a fight scene in CASANOVA, after his trousers split. The actor, who has been nominated for Best Actor In A Drama at next year's (06) Golden...

Ledger's Local 'Anonymity' Gone

HEATH LEDGER and his fiancee MICHELLE WILLIAMS are struggling to get peace and quiet, after a New York City newspaper printed the name of the Brooklyn street that they live on. The BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN...

Watts: 'Ledger Romance Was Doomed'

Actress NAOMI WATTS always knew her failed romance HEATH LEDGER was doomed, insisting they both "knew that there wasn't a forever plan". The 21 GRAMS beauty, 37, and fellow Australian Ledger, 26, dated for...

Ledger 'Surprised' By Globe Nominations

Australian star HEATH LEDGER was shocked to hear of his Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor yesterday (13DEC05), because he never dreamed BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN would receive so much attention. The actor and his fiancee...

Brokeback Mountain Sets Records At The Cinema

LATEST: Controversial new western BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN has broken 2005 box office records by scoring the highest per-screen average take for any film released. The film, featuring JAKE GYLLENHAAL and HEATH LEDGER as secret gay...

Clooney's Acclaimed Movie Wins Top Prize

GEORGE CLOONEY's black and white thriller GOOD NIGHT, AND GOOD LUCK has joined controversial western BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN as the Academy Awards Best Film frontrunners after landing the National Board of Review's top prize. PHILIP...

Baldwin Promotes His Own 'Gay' Movie

Hollywood actor ALEC BALDWIN poked fun at HEATH LEDGER and JAKE GYLLENHAAL's new movie BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN, by appearing in a skit promoting his own gay-themed movie. Ledger and Gyllenhaal have generated a lot of...

Narnia Knocks Harry Potter From The Top

New fantasy movie THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE has become America's new box office box office champion after debuting with $67.1 million (GBP37.2 million) in box office takings....

Miller's Corset Frustration

ALFIE beauty SIENNA MILLER found her corset so uncomfortable while shooting new movie CASANOVA, she tried to burn it. The 24-year-old actress stars alongside HEATH LEDGER in the 18th-century period piece, and she admits...

Gay Group Endorses Brokeback Mountain

America's leading gay and lesbian organisation has given ANG LEE's controversial new movie BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN a boost by calling the movie "the most poignant love story". Officials at the Gay + Lesbian Alliance Against...

Ledger Blown Away By Childbirth

Aussie movie hunk HEATH LEDGER was left humbled watching his girlfriend MICHELLE WILLIAMS give birth to his first child - because it made him realise how stupid men are. The actor had an epiphany...

Ledger's Pregnancy Weight Gain

HEATH LEDGER ate so much food during his girlfriend MICHELLE WILLIAMS' pregnancy, he gained nine kilograms (20 pounds). The Australian actor and his BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN co-star welcomed their daughter MATILDA into the world on...

Ledger Befriends Junkie

Australian actor HEATH LEDGER was so intent on playing a convincing heroin addict in his upcoming movie CANDY he befriended a junkie. Ledger returned to his native Australia to shoot the movie alongside GEOFFREY...

Williams Didn't Recognise Heath In Gay Sex Scene

Actress MICHELLE WILLIAMS had no problems watching her partner get hot and heavy with another man in controversial new movie BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN - because she didn't recognise him in the gay love scene. Williams,...

Ledger Worried About The Quality Of His Work

Actor HEATH LEDGER decided to take a break from the movie world at the height of his popularity because he felt his work wasn't good enough for the attention he was getting. Ledger, 26,...

Ledger's Embarrassed Over Aussie Tv Interview

Actor HEATH LEDGER has paid tribute to his fellow Australians, for keeping his ego in check. The BROTHERS GRIMM star hit the headlines in August (05) when he refused to answer questions and focused...

Seal Lauded For His Parenting Skills

British rocker SEAL has beat out a list of celebrity fathers to be named Hollywood's most honourable new dad. On 12 September (05), Seal became a first-time biological father when his wife HEIDI KLUM...

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