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Lennon's Walk Of Fame Star Missing

JOHN LENNON's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has disappeared.The brass monument has been reported missing from the sidewalk where it was placed in tribute to the Beatles legend in 1988 - eight years...

Taylor Wood Relieved Ono Liked Lennon Film

Director SAM TAYLOR WOOD is relieved JOHN LENNON's wife YOKO ONO liked her new film about the late BEATLE - because the moviemaker was terrified of her reaction.The former artist wanted to use Lennon's song...

Lost Lennon Interview Published

A lost interview with late BEATLES star JOHN LENNON has been published for the first time in 41 years.Lennon, who was fatally shot in New York City in 1980, was interviewed by student Maurice Hindle...

Lennon's Son Finally Forgives Him

JOHN LENNON's son JULIAN has finally forgiven his late father for walking out on him as a child, insisting he has let go of all his "anger and bitterness."The Beatles star, who was murdered in...

Taylor-wood's Terror Over Lennon Movie

Director SAM TAYLOR-WOOD struggled with the enormity of tackling a forthcoming movie about JOHN LENNON's childhood, insisting the challenge "terrified" her.Nowhere Boy, which stars Aaron Johnson and Kristin Scott Thomas, tells the story of Lennon's...

Lennon's Imagine Orchestrator Zito Dies

Music arranger TORRIE ZITO, who provided the string orchestrations for JOHN LENNON's album IMAGINE, has lost his battle with emphysema.Zito died on Thursday (03Dec09) at his home in Manhattan, New York. He was 76. After...

Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Annex To Shut

The Hall of Fame building which boasts BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's classic car and the last outfit JOHN LENNON ever wore is set to close its doors - just a year after it opened.New York's Rock and...

Paul Mccartney Still Feels Fab

Sir Paul McCartney still feels like a member of The Beatles. Despite the fact it's been almost 40 years since the band split, the 67-year-old music legend loves playing the Fab Four's songs live because...

Rare Photos Of '60s Stars Go On Display

A series of never-before-seen photographs of '60s icons including SIR MICHAEL CAINE, JOHN LENNON and CHARLTON HESTON has gone on display in London.The black-and-white shots were saved from a bonfire in the mid-1970s when celebrity...

Lennon's Song To Give Charity A Chance

JOHN LENNON's relatives have agreed a deal with the United Nations (U.N.) to give all proceeds from the digital release of his GIVE PEACE A CHANCE anthem to charity.The 1969 song, by Lennon's Plastic Ono...

Taylor-wood Engaged To Teenage Lennon Star

Director SAM TAYLOR-WOOD is to wed the teenage actor she cast to star in a movie about JOHN LENNON's childhood.The 42 year old sparked speculation she was dating 19-year-old Aaron Johnson when she stepped out...

A Prophet Wins London Film Festival

The French prison drama A Prophet , a hit at the Cannes Film Festival last May, where it received the second-place Grand Prize, moved into the winner's circle on Wednesday as it received the London...

Michael Jackson Makes Millions From Death

Michael Jackson has earned $90 million since he died.The late 'Thriller' singer - who passed away from acute Propofol intoxication on June 25 - came third in Forbes.com's annual Top-Earning Dead Celebrities list with the...

Gaga Delighted At Ono's Imagine Praise

Pop star LADY GAGA was overjoyed when she received a call from JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO earlier this month (Oct09), praising her for a rendition of the late singer's classic IMAGINE.The Poker Face hitmaker,...

Beatle Drug Bust Papers To Be Auctioned

Arrest papers detailing drug busts involving late BEATLES legends JOHN LENNON and GEORGE HARRISON in the 1960s are to be sold at auction.Lennon's London flat was raided in 1968 by officer D.S. Pilcher, who was...

Lennon's Ex-wife Outraged By Mccartney Divorce

JOHN LENNON's ex-wife CYNTHIA has spoken out about SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's divorce battle - insisting the former BEATLE should have done more to make his marriage to HEATHER MILLS work.Cynthia split from MCCartney's late bandmate...

Lennon Kissed Lewis' Feet

JERRY LEE LEWIS was stunned when he met JOHN LENNON in the 1970s - because the BEATLES star dropped to his knees and kissed the rock legend's feet.Lennon credited piano great Lewis with paving the...

Michael Sheen Imagines Lennon Role

Michael Sheen wants to play John Lennon in a film about The Beatles.The actor - who has played a number of British icons on the big screen, including former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair -...

Lady Gaga Makes Yoko Ono 'Choke Up'

Yoko Ono "choked up" when she heard Lady Gaga covering John Lennon's 'Imagine'.The eccentric pop singer had played a cover of the late songwriter's peace song at a Human Rights Campaign dinner in Washington DC,...

Gaga Channels Lennon For Human Rights Rally

LADY GAGA performed JOHN LENNON's iconic hit IMAGINE to rally support for a gay rights march through the streets of Washington, D.C. on Sunday (11Oct09).The Poker Face star took to the stage at the Human...

U2 Want Rock Band Game

U2 want to release a 'Rock Band' video game like their idols The Beatles.Bass player Adam Clayton has revealed he and his bandmates - singer Bono, guitarist The Edge and drummer Larry Mullen, Jr. -...

Ono's Insecurity

YOKO ONO grew up so insecure about her looks, husband JOHN LENNON had to constantly reassure her about her beauty.The Japanese performer claims she inherited her father's bone structure and always felt she had more...

Sean Lennon: 'There's No Pressure Being A Beatle Offspring'

JOHN LENNON's musician son SEAN feels no pressure forging a career in the late legend's shadow, insisting no one can compete with THE BEATLES.The 33 year old is currently performing with his mother Yoko Ono's...

Yoko: 'Sean Never Knew Lennon Was A Beatle'

YOKO ONO and JOHN LENNON kept their celebrity status so far away from family life their son SEAN had no idea his dad was a former member of the BEATLES.Ono has revealed she and her...

Yoko Ono Rocks Into Old Age

Yoko Ono is planning to make music until she is at least 96 years old.The 76-year-old musician - the widow of Beatles singer John Lennon - is currently "focusing" her creativity in preparation for a...

Goldfrapp Land Lennon Biopic Score

British electro-pop group GOLDFRAPP have landed the coveted score of artist/director SAM TAYLOR-WOOD's new JOHN LENNON biopic.Singer Alison Goldfrapp has announced on her official blog that she'll be a part of the much-anticipated new film,...

Michael Sheen's Daughter Date

Michael Sheen's daughter will be his date for his next movie premiere.The actor - who played interviewer David Frost in 'Frost/Nixon' and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair in 'The Queen' - admits 10-year-old Lily...

Ono Praises 'Survivor' Spears

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO has spoken out in defence of BRITNEY SPEARS, insisting the pop star should be applauded for turning her life around.The singer has revived her career with a hit album and...

Yoko Ono's Virtual Peace

Yoko Ono thinks the new Beatles video game will help create "a world of peace".The 76-year-old widow of 'Fab Four'singer John Lennon has praised Beatles Rock Band - which was released earlier this month -...

Nic Cester Praises Paul

Jet frontman Nic Cester thinks Sir Paul McCartney was the most talented Beatle.The Australian rocker is in awe of the 67-year-old star's musicianship and thinks it is wrong his bass playing is often overshadowed and...

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