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Hollywood's "Mayor" Grant Dies At 84

Hollywood's honorary mayor JOHNNY GRANT has died at the age of 84. Grant - one of the movie industry's most enthusiastic supporters for over 50 years - passed away on Wednesday (09Jan08) evening in his...

Oscar Winner Mcdaniel Honoured With Stamp

Late GONE WITH THE WIND star HATTIE McDANIEL is to be honoured with her own US postage stamp. The Oscar winner's nephew EDGAR GOFF and grandniece KIM GOFF-CREWS will join Hollywood Mayor JOHNNY GRANT...

Peck's Stolen Star Replaced

LATEST: GREGORY PECK's stolen star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has been replaced in a simple ceremony, which took place yesterday (30NOV05). Late actor Peck's original star had been part of the Hollywood...

Hollywood Mayor To Resign As Parade Boss

Hollywood's honorary mayor JOHNNY GRANT has announced this year's (05) annual parade will be the last he'll produce. The former actor, who turns 74 later this month (NOV05), insists he wants to hand over...

Rocker Stewart Honoured With Hollywood Star

British rock legend ROD STEWART was honoured with a star on Hollywood's coveted Walk of Fame yesterday (11OCT05) after a monumental career spanning 40 years. The singer became the 2,293rd star to receive the...

Theron Gets Hollywood Star

Starry-eyed actress CHARLIZE THERON was overjoyed to receive a place on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame - and the award lies just blocks away from the spot where her stellar career kicked off. Congratulated...

Zellweger Gets Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Recently-wed actress RENEE ZELLWEGER has another reason to celebrate, after becoming the latest celebrity land a star on the HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME. The OSCAR-winning COLD MOUNTAIN star, who wed country singer KENNY CHESNEY...

Arnie Turns Down Hollywood Parade

New California Governor ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER has turned down the chance to front next weekend's (30NOV03) HOLLYWOOD CHRISTMAS PARADE, because he's too busy sorting out the state's economic crisis. Hollywood Mayor JOHNNY GRANT, a longtime...

Britney Makes Hollywood History

BRITNEY SPEARS became the youngest singer ever to get a star on the HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME yesterday (17NOV03). Dressed in a fluffy pink jacket and looking very tired after a weekend full of...

Hollywood Bids For Schwarzenegger

Following ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER's successful bid to become Governor of California, Hollywood is already trying to woo him back - for a Christmas parade. The TOTAL RECALL star, who was elected to replace GRAY DAVIS...

Bob Hope Buried At Dawn Funeral

Legendary entertainer BOB HOPE was laid to rest yesterday (30JUL03) in California at a dawn ceremony attended by 100 people. Hope's widow DOLORES and daughter LINDA led mourners at the mass held at ST...

Britney Leads Stars To Walk Of Fame

Superstar stunner BRITNEY SPEARS is the latest big name to make it onto the HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME. The sexy singer will be joined by HALLE BERRY, ANTHONY HOPKINS, KEVIN COSTNER, GLENN CLOSE and...

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