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Liam Payne Teaching Bear To Play Piano

Liam Payne is teaching his little boy to play the piano. The former One Direction star is keen for his two-year-old son Bear - whom he has with his ex-girlfriend Cheryl Tweedy - to follow in his musical footsteps and...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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The Supremes' Mary Wilson Won't Get Over Son's Death

The Supremes' Mary Wilson ''will never get over'' the death of her son. The 75-year-old singer - who was the founder and longest member of the legendary group - tragically lost her then-14-year-old son Rafael in a car crash, in...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Bethenny Frankel Is Still Married To Jason Hoppy

Bethenny Frankel is still ''legally married'' to Jason Hoppy. The 45-year-old reality TV star was thought to have cut ties with the businessman in 2016 after six years together, but the pair are actually still husband and wife as the...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Kirsten Dunst Thought About Freezing Her Eggs

Kirsten Dunst was thinking about freezing her eggs before she fell pregnant. The 'Bring it On' star would have gone down the route of relying on medicine to preserve her fertility until a later date if she hadn't met her...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Laura Dern: 'Being A Single Parent Is Overwhelming And Stressful'

Laura Dern says being a single parent is ''overwhelming and stressful''. The 52-year-old actress has son Ellery Walker Harper, 18, and daughter Jaya Harper, 14, with her former husband Ben Harper - who she divorced in 2013 after eight years...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Hugh Grant's Marriage Woes

Hugh Grant marriage hasn't recovered since his wife caught him watching 'The Sound Of Music'. The 58-year-old actor tied the knot with TV producer Anna Eberstein in 2018 and quipped that the men in her native Sweden are much manlier...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Gerard Butler Would 'call In Sick' If Asked To Help Donald Trump Or Boris Johnson

Gerard Butler would ''call in sick'' if he was asked to save US President Donald Trump or British Prime Minister Boris Johnson.The 49-year-old Scottish actor is currently starring as Secret Service agent Mike Banning in 'Angel Has Fallen', the third...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Westlife Feature Fans In Dynamite Music Video

Westlife have featured thousands of fans in their new video for 'Dynamite'. The Irish quartet - comprised of Mark Feehily, Shane Filan, Kian Egan and Nicky Byrne - have just released the music video for their summer single and used...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Cara Delevingne Prefers Being Naked

Cara Delevingne prefers to be naked.The 'Carnival Row' star shot to fame as a model but her catwalk career has taken a back seat while she focuses on acting and though the 27-year-old beauty is still interested in fashion, clothes...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Usher And Adam Lambert Among Victims Of Burglary Ring

Usher and Adam Lambert were among celebrities allegedly targeted in a burglary ring.Prosecutors believe the two singers, along with the likes of NFL player Shaun Phillips and 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' star Dorit Kemsley, were victims of realtor Jason...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Proud Girlfriend Mollie King

Mollie King is a ''very proud girlfriend''.The former Saturdays singer has been dating cricketer Stuart Broad for the last 18 months and though she's very supportive of his career, she admitted she had a lot to learn about his chosen...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Tommy Lee In Restaurant Hat Row

Tommy Lee claims he was ''aggressively asked to leave'' a restaurant because he was unhappy at being told to take his hat off.The Motley Crue rocker and his wife Brittany Furlan had gone to eat at Delmonico in New Orleans...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Danniella Westbrook Asks Husband For Divorce On His Birthday

Danniella Westbrook has asked her estranged husband for a divorce on his birthday. The 45-year-old actress split from Kevin Jenkins in 2014 after 13 years of marriage and on his birthday on Friday (23.08.19), Danniella took to Twitter to share...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

John Travolta 'proud' Of Olivia Newton-John

John Travolta is ''very proud'' of Olivia Newton-John amid her cancer battle.The 70-year-old actress is currently battling breast cancer for the third time, and her 'Grease' co-star John, 65, has gushed about her strength as she deals with stage four...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Sarah Michelle Gellar Returning To TV

Sarah Michelle Gellar is planning her return to TV.The former 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' actress will portray a social media influencer in an adaptation of Abbi Waxman's novel 'Other People's Houses' which is currently in development at Fox.The show -...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Matt And Emma Willis Schedule Seeing Each Other

Matt and Emma Willis have to ''block out time'' to see one another.The Busted rocker admitted he and his 43-year-old wife have been so busy with work, they rarely saw one another for weeks on end so have made some...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Robert Englund Wants Finale As Freddy Krueger

Robert Englund would like to play his iconic horror alter ego Freddy Krueger for a final time.The 72-year-old actor portrayed the dream stalking killer in eight movies, making his last appearance as the supernatural murderer in 2003 spin-off 'Freddy vs....

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Hedi Slimane's Standalone Perfume Boutique

Celine is launching a standalone perfume boutique. Hedi Slimane recently announced plans to introduce the Haute Parfumerie collection - consisting of eight fragrances for daytime and three for evening - which is only the French fashion house's second perfume in...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

Angela Bassett: 'I've Had Botox'

Angela Bassett has had ''a little bit of Botox''.The 61-year-old actress admitted she has had some Botox injections to reduce wrinkles and keep her skin looking good but she is careful about overdoing it as she wants to avoid a...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Chloe Sevigny Feels Naked Without Perfume

Chloe Sevigny feels naked without perfume. The 44-year-old actress recounted a recent day out where she forgot to put on fragrance and admitted she felt uncomfortable without it.She told Refinery29: ''I said to my boyfriend, 'Oh my god, I forgot...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Missy Elliott's Iconic Stage Outfits To Go On Show At New Museum

Fans will get the chance to try on Missy Elliott's iconic stage outfits at a new pop up museum. The 48-year-old rapper will receive the Video Vanguard Award at this year's MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) on Monday (26.08.19), and...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Stan Lee's Daughter Accuses Disney And Marvel Of Disrespecting His Legacy

The late Stan Lee's daughter has criticised executives at Marvel and Disney in the wake of the battle over the rights to 'Spider-Man', claiming they have ''never shown him or his legacy any respect or decency''.Sony Pictures bought the film...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Dave Grohl's Eldest Daughter To Join Foo Fighters At Leeds

Dave Grohl's eldest daughter is going to join Foo Fighters on stage at Leeds festival. Violet, 13 - whom he has with wife Jordyn Blum - recently joined the US rockers on stage for a rendition of their track 'Dirty...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Taylor Swift Fans Invited To Remix You Need To Calm Down At Apple Stores

Taylor Swift has joined forces with Apple to enable fans to create their own remix of 'You Need To Calm Down'.To celebrate the release of the US pop superstar's latest LP, 'Lover', Swifties around the world can pop into their...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Emeli Sande Aims To Uplift Fans With New Album

Emeli Sande wants her new album to be like a ''battery pack'' for fans to ''plug into'' whenever they need a lift.The 32-year-old singer releases 'Real Life' on September 13, and she has opened up about how her aim is...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Slowthai Pulls Out Of Liam Gallagher Tour

Slowthai has ''pulled out'' of Liam Gallagher's UK arena tour.The 24-year-old rapper - whose real name is Tyron Frampton - was due to hit the road with the former Oasis star this November, but Liam has taken to Twitter to...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Miley Cyrus Will Keep Pets

Miley Cyrus will keep the pets she shared with Liam Hemsworth.The couple announced earlier this month they had split after just seven months of marriage and after the 'Hunger Games' actor filed for divorce a few days ago, it's unlikely...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Meryl Streep Selling Home

Meryl Streep is selling her apartment for $18,250,000.The 'Devil Wears Prada' star's New York penthouse takes up an entire floor of the River Lofts building in the city's TriBeCa region and boasts floor-to-ceiling windows offering stunning views of the Big...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Liam Gallagher Was Stopped From Seeing Dalai Lama

Patsy Kensit stopped Liam Gallagher from making his ''dream trip'' to meet the Dalai Lama.The 'Shockwave' singer had been ''scared'' to go to Nepal to meet the spiritual leader on his own so his Creation Records boss Alan McGee agreed...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Rolling Stone Named After Rolling Stones On Mars

NASA have named a rock on Mars after the Rolling Stones.The federal space agency came up with the tribute after their InSight lander knocked over a golf-ball sized stone as it touched down on the planet in November 2018, sending...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Kim Petras Praises 'brave' Taylor Swift For Support Of LGBTQ+ Community

Kim Petras is ''thankful'' to Taylor Swift for flying the flag for the LGBTQ+ community on 'You Need To Calm Down'.The 29-year-old singer recently featured a number of stars from the community - including singer Hayley Kiyoko, YouTuber Hannah Hart,...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Idris Elba And James Corden Cameo On Taylor Swift's London Boy

Idris Elba and James Corden make an appearance on Taylor Swift's song 'London Boy' on her new LP 'Lover'.The 46-year-old actor-and-DJ and 'The Late Late Show' host star alongside the US pop superstar in the upcoming live-action adaptation of Andrew...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Ewan McGregor, Val Kilmer And Shiloh Fernandez To Star In The Birthday Cake

Ewan McGregor, Val Kilmer and Shiloh Fernandez have joined the cast of 'The Birthday Cake'. The trio are set to star in Jim Giannopoulos' debut feature film, a mob crime drama, which is based on an original story he co-wrote....

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Miley Cyrus Fired From Hotel Transylvania For Penis Cake Pictures

Miley Cyrus was fired from 'Hotel Transylvania' for posting pictures of herself licking a penis-shaped birthday cake. The 26-year-old singer had signed up for the 2012 animated Sony movie, where she was cast as teenage vampire Mavis, the daughter of...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Christina Hendricks Was The Hand Model For The American Beauty Poster

Christina Hendricks has revealed it's her hand on the iconic 'American Beauty' movie poster.The former 'Mad Men' actress drew a surprised response from her fellow celebrities when she shared the ''fun fact'' 20 years after the movie's release.Christina also revealed...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Jordyn Woods Has Lost Friends

Jordyn Woods has lost the ''majority of her friends''.The 21-year-old model famously fell out with her best pal Kylie Jenner and the rest of her family earlier this year when she shared a kiss with Khloe Kardashian's then-boyfriend Tristan Thompson,...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Scooter Braun Praises Taylor Swift's Lover Album

Scooter Braun has shown his support for Taylor Swift's new album 'Lover'. Taylor claimed she was left feeling ''grossed out'' when she discovered Scooter - whom she has previously accused of ''bullying'' her - had purchased her former label Big...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Taylor Swift Wants Songwriters To Take Control Of Their Legacy

Taylor Swift has urged aspiring musicians to ''own'' their own work.The 29-year-old singer was recently left devastated after Scooter Braun purchased her former label Big Machine records and acquired her entire back catalogue of master recordings so has warned other...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Missy Elliott Drops First Album For 14 Years

Missy Elliott has released her first album for 14 years. The 48-year-old rapper - who hadn't released a record since 2005's 'The Cookbook' - surprised fans with a last-minute announcement on Thursday night (22.08.19) before dropping 'Iconology' at midnight, after...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Friendly Fires' Ed Macfarlane Candid In Anxiety Struggle

Ed MacFarlane didn't think Friendly Fires would make another album.The group are returning with new LP 'Inflorescent' following an eight-year break and the 35-year-old frontman admitted his battle with anxiety meant they had to ''step away'' from the spotlight until...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Tom Holland's Uncharted 'searching For New Director'

Tom Holland's 'Uncharted' movie is looking for another director.The movie's helmer Dan Trachtenberg is said to have departed the project, but Holland is still set to star in the motion picture - a big screen adaptation of the highly-successful PlayStation...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Rupert Friend Joins Waldo

Rupert Friend has joined the cast of 'Waldo'.The 37-year-old actor has signed up to join the likes of Mel Gibson, Charlie Hunnam and fellow former 'Homeland' star Morena Baccarin in the upcoming action thriller, though it is currently unclear what...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Dwayne Johnson Confirms Ballers Will End After Series 5

Dwayne Johnson has confirmed 'Ballers' will come to an end after the upcoming fifth series. The 47-year-old actor admitted his heart is ''full of gratitude'' for the success of the HBO show - in which he plays retired NFL pro...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Seth Rollins And Becky Lynch Engaged

Seth Rollins and Becky Lynch have got engaged. The WWE wrestlers are to tie the knot after Seth, 33, popped the question at a beachfront location, and Becky, 32, admitted it was the ''happiest day of [her] life''. Confirming the...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

Kristen Bell's Daughter Hospitalised

Kristen Bell's daughter was rushed to hospital after ''smushing'' her finger in a door.The 39-year-old actress - who has Lincoln, six, and Delta, four, with husband Dax Shepard - has thanked the staff at the Children's Hospital Los Angeles for...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Madonna Defends Miley Cyrus

Madonna has praised Miley Cyrus as a ''woman who has lived''.The 'Hung Up' hitmaker has lent her support to the 26-year-old singer following her candid Twitter post in which she defended herself against allegations of cheating on estranged husband Liam...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Matt Willis Doubts His Acting Auditions

Matt Willis is convinced he'll be labelled as the ''d***head from Busted'' in film auditions. The 36-year-old singer - who made a name for himself as a member of the popular noughties rock band - has landed the role of...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Lamar Odom: DWTS Is A 'blessing'

Lamar Odom sees his 'Dancing With the Stars' signing as a ''blessing.''The 39-year-old basketball player - who was previously married to Khloe Kardashian - is set to take part in the forthcoming ballroom and latin season and he's still in...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Orlando Bloom Doesn't Want Second Divorce

Orlando Bloom doesn't want to get divorced again. The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' star may have asked the 'Roar' hitmaker to marry him earlier this year, but he doesn't want to rush down the aisle as he wants to make...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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Shay Mitchell Craving Gherkins And Peanut Butter Mix

Shay Mitchell has been craving gherkins dipped in peanut butter. The 32-year-old actress - who is heavily pregnant with her first child - is obsessed with the bizarre sweet and savoury snack, so much so that she even tried to...

By Bang Showbiz on 23 August 2019

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