Music, Movie and Entertainment News 2nd January 2007

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Celebrity Bets For 2007

2nd January 2007 0:00

By Ian Garland Thought 2006 was a wacky year in showbiz? Who'd have thought 12 months ago we'd be talking about a year when Madonna adopted an...

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Stars Ring In 2007 In Style

2nd January 2007 0:00

CHRISTINA AGUILERA, MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE, country trio RASCAL FLATTS, TONI BRAXTON and rap group THREE 6 MAFIA were among the celebrities who...

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Winfrey Founds South African School For Deprived Girls

2nd January 2007 0:00

US talk show queen OPRAH WINFREY today (02JAN07) opened a school for disadvantaged girls in South Africa, fulfilling a promise she made to former...

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Happy New Year For Stiller + Smith

2nd January 2007 0:00

BEN STILLER and WILL SMITH have started off 2007 on a high note by taking charge of the US box office for a second week. Stiller's family comedy...

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Lewis Enjoys Her Moment At Top Of UK Singles Chart

2nd January 2007 0:00

Reality TV star LEONA LEWIS is celebrating after entering 2007 with A MOMENT LIKE THIS holding onto the number one spot in the UK singles chart. THE...

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Jackson Attends Brown's Public Funeral

2nd January 2007 0:00

Soul legend JAMES BROWN was laid to rest on Saturday (30DEC06) at a public funeral attended by thousands, including pop superstar MICHAEL JACKSON. ...

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Banda Calls For Madonna To Get In Touch

2nd January 2007 0:00

The father of the Malawian baby MADONNA is the process of adopting has asked the pop star for an update on his son. YOHANE BANDA has told local...

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Watson: 'Miss Potter Tempted Me Away From Domestic Bliss'

2nd January 2007 0:00

British actress EMILY WATSON was so impressed with the "lovely" script of new movie MISS POTTER she felt compelled to interrupt a planned career...

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Miller: 'Factory Girl Doesn't Defame Dylan'

2nd January 2007 0:00

LATEST: Actress SIENNA MILLER has hit out at claims her new film FACTORY GIRL portrays BOB DYLAN as being responsible for the death of her character...

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Mr + Mrs Smith To Be Made Into Tv Show

2nd January 2007 0:00

Hit 2005 movie MR + MRS SMITH, which starred BRAD PITT and ANGELINA JOLIE, is to be turned into a TV series by US TV network ABC. The series will...

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Mckellen Tackles De Niro's Fairy Story

2nd January 2007 0:00

SIR IAN MCKELLEN is set to return to the realm of fantasy again after signing on to play the narrator in a new star-studded film called STARDUST. ...

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Kesey's Bus Set To Hit The Road Again

2nd January 2007 0:00

The psychedelic bus that became a huge part of the hippie movement in America is to be restored for a planned documentary road trip. The vehicle,...

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Mohr And Cox Marry In California

2nd January 2007 0:00

JERRY MAGUIRE star JAY MOHR and his actress girlfriend NIKKI COX rang in 2007 as husband and wife after exchanging vows in Los Angeles on Friday...

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Madden And Monk Engaged

2nd January 2007 0:00

GOOD CHARLOTTE rocker BENJI MADDEN and Australian actress SOPHIE MONK are engaged. The couple flew to Australia to spend the holidays with Monk's...

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Moss And Doherty 'Marry' In Thailand

2nd January 2007 0:00

Supermodel KATE MOSS has reportedly married troubled rocker PETE DOHERTY in a Buddhist ceremony in Thailand. Moss and BABYSHAMBLES frontman Doherty...

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Us Football Star Williams Murdered

2nd January 2007 0:00

American football star DARRENT WILLIAMS was killed in a drive-by shooting in the early hours of New Year's Day (01JAN07) in Denver, Colorado. The...

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Simpson And Mayer Reunite To Ring In The New Year

2nd January 2007 0:00

Pop star JESSICA SIMPSON and rumoured boyfriend JOHN MAYER have officially rekindled their romance after being seen celebrating together on New...

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Federline Wins Wrestling Debut

2nd January 2007 0:00

LATEST: BRITNEY SPEARS' estranged husband KEVIN FEDERLINE has triumphed in his first official match as a wrestler, beating World Wrestling...

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Jordan 'Devastated' After Son Burned In Accident

2nd January 2007 0:00

LATEST: British model KATIE PRICE is "devastated" her four-year-old son HARVEY has been burned in a New Year's Eve (31DEC06) accident. Price - also...

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Spears Blasts Drunk New Year Reports

2nd January 2007 0:00

BRITNEY SPEARS has rubbished reports she got so drunk while seeing in the New Year (07) she had to be carried out of a Las Vegas nightclub. The...

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Malakian: 'I'm Proud Of My Anti-war Stance'

2nd January 2007 0:00

SYSTEM OF A DOWN rocker DARON MALAKIAN is proud his band spoke out against the war in Iraq because so few others had the courage to do the same. The...

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Jolie And Pitt Tour Panama City

2nd January 2007 0:00

Celebrity couple BRAD PITT and ANGELINA JOLIE paid a visit to Panama City on Friday (29DEC06) where they spent time shopping for souvenirs and...

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Zellweger: 'Marriage Was Biggest Mistake Of My Life'

2nd January 2007 0:00

Oscar winner RENEE ZELLWEGER has branded her brief marriage to country music star KENNY CHESNEY foolish, calling the 128 day union the "biggest...

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Judge Dismisses Connery Lawsuit

2nd January 2007 0:00

LATEST: A New York city judge has dismissed a $30 million (GBP15 million) lawsuit filed against actor SEAN CONNERY alleging he was a rude and noisy...

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Liu's Charity Trips Cancelled Due To Sick Aid Worker Deaths

2nd January 2007 0:00

CHARLIE'S ANGELS star LUCY LIU has had recent UNICEF trips to Sri Lanka and Darfur cancelled due to fears for her safety. The globe-trotting actress...

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Rhymes Back In Trouble

2nd January 2007 0:00

Rapper BUSTA RHYMES has started 2007 as he ended 2006, in trouble with the law after being accused of assaulting an employee. The rapper will be...

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Principal Set For Astronaut Training

2nd January 2007 0:00

Former DALLAS star VICTORIA PRINCIPAL is recovering from her recent divorce by training for a June 2008 journey into space. The 56-year-old star...

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Determined Thom Plays Surprise New Year Gig

2nd January 2007 0:00

British singer SANDI THOM delighted fans with an impromptu gig at Glasgow's Oran Mor venue on New Year's Eve (31DEC06) after her scheduled concert in...

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Marching Band Tribute To System Of A Down

2nd January 2007 0:00

Rockers SYSTEM OF A DOWN had a New Year's Day (01JAN07) to remember yesterday when their TOXICITY hit was performed as a marching band anthem during...

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Moss Slams Marriage Reports

2nd January 2007 0:00

Supermodel KATE MOSS has slammed reports she married boyfriend PETE DOHERTY on New Year's Day (01JAN07), branding their Thailand trip "just a...

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Hilton Skips Out On Restaurant Tab

2nd January 2007 0:00

Hotel heiress PARIS HILTON is one of the world's richest women, but that didn't stop her from skipping out on a bill at a cafe in Sydney, Australia...

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Albarn Won't End Ten Year Feud With Gallagher

2nd January 2007 0:00

BLUR frontman DAMON ALBARN is refusing to make peace with longtime rival, OASIS' NOEL GALLAGHER - because it will mean the end of an era. The pair...

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Wakeman's Unusual New Year Celebration

2nd January 2007 0:00

Former YES rocker RICK WAKEMAN once tried to welcome in the New Year with a romantic romp, before his passion was killed by the sight of late British...

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Beyonce + Nas Start The New Year In Style

2nd January 2007 0:00

BEYONCE and rapper NAS have kicked off 2007 in style by claiming the top spots on the first US singles and album charts of the New Year. Beyonce's...

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Rawls + Gaye's Sons Caught Up In Dogfight

2nd January 2007 0:00

The sons of late soul greats MARVIN GAYE and LOU RAWLS are fighting over a dog attack in California. LOU RAWLS JR is suing MARVIN GAYE III, claiming...

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Blanchett: 'Dunaway Confused Me With Winslet'

2nd January 2007 0:00

Academy Award winner CATE BLANCHETT was overjoyed to meet FAYE DUNAWAY recently, but was left crestfallen when the veteran actress thought she was...

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Chan Sets Up New Production Company

2nd January 2007 0:00

Martial arts movie star JACKIE CHAN is planning to make 10 new films after setting up a new production company in China. The RUSH HOUR actor has...

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Minogue Wows Audience At British Comeback

2nd January 2007 0:00

KYLIE MINOGUE was given a standing ovation before she sang a single note at her British comeback concert on New Year's Eve (31DEC06), moving the...

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Kidman Loses Battle With Aussie Snappers

2nd January 2007 0:00

NICOLE KIDMAN has cut short a New Year vacation to Australia after complaining of paparazzi harassment there. The actress and husband KEITH URBAN...

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Moretti Resigns From Turin Film Festival

2nd January 2007 0:00

Italian filmmaker NANNI MORETTI has quit as artistic director of the Turin Film Festival after occupying the position for just two days. Moretti...

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Harrison Stalker Found Dead

2nd January 2007 0:00

A woman who broke into former BEATLE GEORGE HARRISON's Hawaii home in 1999 has been found dead in Truckee, California. The body of 34-year-old...

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Michael Charged With Being Unfit To Drive

2nd January 2007 0:00

GEORGE MICHAEL has been charged with being unfit to drive, after an October (06) incident in which the singer was allegedly found asleep at the wheel...

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Jordan's Son Burned In Accident

2nd January 2007 0:00

The son of British model KATIE 'JORDAN' PRICE has been rushed to hospital after suffering burns in a New Year's Eve (31DEC06) accident. ...

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Csi: Chicago Exhibition To Debut At Museum

2nd January 2007 0:00

Hit crime drama CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION is expanding to Chicago, Illinois as an interactive museum exhibit. The exhibition will debut this...

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Brown's Band Will Continue To Tour

2nd January 2007 0:00

LATEST: JAMES BROWN's band will continue to tour and carry on the soul singer's musical legacy after his death on Christmas Day (25DEC06). Brown's...

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Iglesias Blasts 'Dangerous' Plastic Surgery

2nd January 2007 0:00

Veteran Spanish crooner JULIO IGLESIAS has confessed he has undergone cosmetic surgery, but insists the surgeon's knife is too risky to tempt him...

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Gellar: 'I Prefer Asian Films To Hollywood'

2nd January 2007 0:00

SARAH MICHELLE GELLAR has lavished praise on Asian movies, insisting they contain stronger female characters than those found in Hollywood films. ...

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Woods To Be A Father

2nd January 2007 0:00

Golfing ace TIGER WOODS and wife ELIN NORDEGREN are expecting their first child this summer (07). Woods broke the happy news on his website on...

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The Things They Say 3669

2nd January 2007 0:00

"I'm delighted to be back in business with my old friends. I don't know if the pants still fit, but I know the hat will." Sixty-four-year-old...

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Cooper: 'I'm Scared Of Needles'

2nd January 2007 0:00

Hellraising rocker ALICE COOPER is not as tough as he seems - the SCHOOL'S OUT star is afraid of needles. The ageing star, real name VINCENT...

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Michael 'Highest Paid Performer In Russian History'

2nd January 2007 0:00

British singing star GEORGE MICHAEL has been named the highest paid entertainer in Russian history - making GBP1.5 million ($2.9 million) for a 60...

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The Things They Say 3668

2nd January 2007 0:00

"I thought I was going to demurely place it in the loo, but when I got it, it was so beautiful I polished up the grand piano and plonked it in the...

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Barlow To Reform Sebadoh

2nd January 2007 0:00

Rocker LOU BARLOW is to reform cult group SEBODOH in 2007. Barlow, who has been touring as a member of the reformed DINOSAUR JR, is planning a major...

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Kate And Pete Wed

2nd January 2007 8:06

Supermodel Kate Moss has reportedly wed singer Pete Doherty in a Buddhist ceremony in Thailand.The on-again off-again couple are said to have tied...

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Kidman Flees Paparazzi And Australia

2nd January 2007 8:06

Nicole Kidman has reportedly cut her holiday in Sydney short due to alleged harassment by a member of the paparazzi.The actress had been holidaying...

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Britney Catches 40 Winks At New Year's Eve Party

2nd January 2007 11:38

Britney Spears is said to have fallen asleep while attending a New Year's Eve party in Las Vegas that she was hosting.Reports claimed that the...

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Miller "Mortified" At Dylan Defamation Claims

2nd January 2007 13:46

Sienna Miller has said she is "mortified" that Bob Dylan believes a character in her latest film is defamatory about him.In Factory Girl the...

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Des O'connor Joins Stallone In The Oap Revival Club

2nd January 2007 14:07

Despite today's music world seeming very far from the one he started in decades ago, DES O'CONNOR hopes to record his 36th album soon - and shows no...

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Oprah Opens School For South African Girls

2nd January 2007 14:17

Oprah Winfrey has today opened a new school in South Africa for disadvantaged girls.The US chat show queen made the promise to build the centre six...

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Sign My Cheque Before You Go Go

2nd January 2007 17:40

Troubled pop singer GEORGE MICHAEL has pocketed a huge sum for performing at a Russian billionaire's private party, it has been claimed.Reports...

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How Does It Feel?

2nd January 2007 18:32

With lawyers for Bob Dylan moving forward with legal action against the producers of Factory Girl for the way he is depicted in the movie (the...

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Curse Is Anything But At Chinese Box Office

2nd January 2007 18:32

It took Zhang Yimou's Curse of the Golden Flower just two weekends to become the biggest box-office hit in China for 2006. Daily Variety reported...

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Museum Comes Alive With $46.7 Million

2nd January 2007 18:32

In a weekend that saw no new films offered in wide release, holdovers performed solidly. Night at the Museum remained the No. 1 movie at the box...

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Koepp Keeps Indiana Jones Alive

2nd January 2007 18:32

Screenwriter David Koepp (Spider-Man, Jurassic Park, War of the Worlds) has succeeded in pulling off what several other top screenwriters had failed...

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Tv Reviews: Dirt

2nd January 2007 18:32

Former Friends star Courtney Cox is getting revenge of sorts at the tabloids that have hounded her and her friends. In the new FX series Dirt,...

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Court Tv Adjourned On Dish Network

2nd January 2007 18:32

Court TV has been pulled from Echostar's DISH satellite system after the two companies were unable to reach a new contract agreement. Turner...

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Has Youtube Broken Agreement With Warner?

2nd January 2007 18:32

YouTube has failed to comply with an agreement it signed with Warner music to install a system that would prevent copyrighted music videos from being...

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O.j. Simpson May Return, After All

2nd January 2007 18:32

O.J. Simpson will have the right to resell publication and TV rights to his book If I Did It before the end of the year, Time magazine reported...

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