Music, Movie and Entertainment News 2nd May 2005

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Dixie Chicks Call In Rubin

2nd May 2005 2:22

Country trio THE DIXIE CHICKS have turned to the man who revitalised JOHNNY CASH's career to give them a edgy boost on their new album. The...

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Coochie Coo, Coachella Baby

2nd May 2005 2:22

California's COACHELLA FESTIVAL became a mum on Saturday (30APR05) when the annual two-day desert music event staged its first pregnancy. One...

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Madonna's Dance Teacher Gives Gym Classes For All

2nd May 2005 2:22

The choreographer who put MADONNA and RICKY MARTIN through their paces is now offering fitness classes to all at a Los Angeles gym. JAMIE KING,...

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Lopez Falls Asleep To Food Shows

2nd May 2005 2:22

JENNIFER LOPEZ videotapes hours of cooking shows - so she can fall asleep to them. The singer/actress loves watching culinary shows on America's...

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Williams Joins Stars Urging British Youth To Vote

2nd May 2005 2:22

Pop hunk ROBBIE WILLIAMS has joined a galaxy of stars urging young people to vote in the British general election on Thursday (05MAY05). The...

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Willie Nelson Caught Up In Highway Battle

2nd May 2005 2:22

Country great WILLIE NELSON is in the middle of a highway controversy in Texas as rival councillors fight to honour the singer. One state...

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Dogg Prepares University Drugs Lecture

2nd May 2005 2:22

Rapper SNOOP DOGG will become an unlikely lecturer at Britain's prestigious Oxford University, where he will chair a one-off debate about smoking...

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Home Depot Locals Upset About Green Day Concert

2nd May 2005 2:22

Locals living close to California's Home Depot Center are furious with the concert venue's officials after they ditched a ban on GREEN DAY to...

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Cher Says Goodbye - Finally

2nd May 2005 2:22

Pop superstar CHER said her final farewell to fans in Hollywood on Saturday night (30APR05) when her four-year-long NEVER CAN SAY GOODBYE tour...

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R2d2'S X-rated Star Wars Costume

2nd May 2005 2:22

Diminutive STAR WARS actor KENNY BAKER stopped complaining about his discomfort inside robot R2DT during filming for the sci-fi saga's final...

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Banned Film Wins Best Tribeca Movie Award

2nd May 2005 2:22

Director LI SHAOHONG's controversial movie STOLEN LIFE has won the Best Film award at ROBERT DE NIRO's TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL - despite the fact ...

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Actress Dies After Gun Attack

2nd May 2005 2:22

Mexican TV actress MARIANA LEVY has died of a heart attack after being confronted by a gunman in Mexico City. The NUESTRA CASA (corr) star, 39,...

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Hasselhoff Wins International Star Of The Year Award

2nd May 2005 2:22

Actor DAVID HASSELHOFF has won the International Star of the Year gong at Saturday night's (30APR05) Bollywood movie awards, for his work in...

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Depression Marred Goldie's Early Years

2nd May 2005 2:22

Hollywood's favourite upbeat funnygirl, GOLDIE HAWN, has revealed the smiles she's famous for were just a front for severe depression that marred...

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Laura Bush Is The Star Of The Show At Correspondents Dinner

2nd May 2005 2:22

US First Lady LAURA BUSH stole the show at the annual White House Correspondents Dinner on Saturday (30APR05) when she poked fun at her husband...

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Cross And Huffman Enjoy Lesbian Kiss

2nd May 2005 2:22

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star MARCIA CROSS has fuelled rumours about her sexuality - by sharing a lesbian kiss with her co-star FELICITY HUFFMAN at...

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Snowdon: 'Clooney's A Blessing After My Violent Ex'

2nd May 2005 2:22

GEORGE CLOONEY's girlfriend LISA SNOWDON is relieved she's dating a kind, gentle man - because her previous boyfriend subjected her to five years...

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Nolte Urges Law Officials To Dismiss Charges Against His Son

2nd May 2005 2:22

NICK NOLTE is urging law officials in West Virginia to drop marijuana possession charges against his son BRAWLEY because he knows the teenager is...

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Hitchhiker's Guide Blasts Off At Number One

2nd May 2005 2:22

Sci-fi comedy movie THE HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY has stunned Hollywood by grossing $21.7 million (GBP11.4 million) in its opening weekend...

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Grant Tops Prime Minister Poll

2nd May 2005 2:22

British actor HUGH GRANT's role as Prime Minister in romantic comedy LOVE ACTUALLY was so convincing, 1,800 Britons have voted for him to replace...

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Perry Buys Ready-made Hollywood Home

2nd May 2005 14:04

Former FRIENDS star MATTHEW PERRY is making the most of his millions by buying a ready-made Hollywood mansion, complete with a goatskin rug and...

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Barton's Bikini Blitz

2nd May 2005 14:04

THE OC star MISCHA BARTON is so fond of the bikini two-piece she wears on the show, she's snapped up a batch of them for her summer holidays. ...

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Orlando's Stray Tops Pooch Poll

2nd May 2005 14:04

The stray dog ORLANDO BLOOM adopted as his own while filming KINGDOM OF HEAVEN in Morocco has topped a new list of cute Hollywood pooches. The...

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Smith Wants To Die On Screen

2nd May 2005 17:43

Hollywood superstar WILL SMITH has a morbid wish - to die on screen. The 36-year-old actor, who has appeared in over 15 movies including HITCH...

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Deschanel Snubs 'Babe' Tag

2nd May 2005 17:43

Hollywood beauty ZOOEY DESCHANEL insists actresses shouldn't be rewarded with top jobs on the strength of their appearances. The HITCHHIKER'S...

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Mcqueen Picked Up Women Off The Street

2nd May 2005 17:43

Movie legend STEVE McQUEEN used his celebrity status to pick up women he fancied off the streets, according to the late actor's best friend. BUD...

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Shields Bonded With Jackson Over Unusual Childhood

2nd May 2005 17:43

BROOKE SHIELDS formed close friendships with MICHAEL JACKSON and JODIE FOSTER during her childhood after they bonded over the difficulties of...

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O'donnell Attacks 'War Criminal' Bush

2nd May 2005 17:43

Comedienne ROSIE O'DONNELL has hit out at President GEORGE W BUSH for his controversial decision to invade Iraq, insisting he should be tried on...

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Mcgregor Denies His Star Wars 'Disappointment'

2nd May 2005 17:43

Scottish actor EWAN McGREGOR has rubbished reports he is disappointed with the recent STAR WARS films, insisting the process of working on the...

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Sfa Refuse To Mimic Brazilian Sound

2nd May 2005 17:43

Welsh rockers SUPER FURRY ANIMALS refused to be influenced by Brazilian music during the recording of their seventh album in Rio De Janeiro. The...

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Everett: 'I Was A Teenage Nightmare'

2nd May 2005 17:43

EELS frontman MARK OLIVER EVERETT turned his back on his wild youth after he was arrested for stealing his own parents' car. Everett, also known...

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Simple Plan Dodged Death On The Road

2nd May 2005 17:43

SIMPLE PLAN were nearly killed on the road when their tour bus driver fell asleep at the wheel. The Canadian rockers had a lucky escape when the...

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Evans Wants Fans To Know Her Name

2nd May 2005 17:43

R+B star FAITH EVANS is determined to get her name across to fans who love her songs, but never identify her as the singer. The widow of...

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Clarkson Bruised After Gruelling Video Shoot

2nd May 2005 17:43

KELLY CLARKSON suffered for her art whilst shooting the video for her single BEHIND THESE HAZEL EYES - and left the set covered in bruises. The...

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Darkness Star Releases Solo Work

2nd May 2005 17:43

THE DARKNESS frontman JUSTIN HAWKINS has temporarily stepped away from his rock outfit to record a solo album. The flamboyant singer plans to...

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Jackson Traumatised By Manson's Presence

2nd May 2005 17:43

LISA-MARIE PRESLEY was forced to placate JANET JACKSON at a high-profile party held for her former sister-in-law - because she was adamant guest...

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Usher Concentrates On Building His Own Empire

2nd May 2005 17:43

R+B star USHER is more focused on his growing business empire than his career as a chart-topping artist. The YEAH! singer admires the...

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Timberlake To Star In Shrek 3

2nd May 2005 17:43

Pop star JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE will star alongside real-life girlfriend CAMERON DIAZ in SHREK 3 as the voice of one of the animated characters. The...

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Atkinson To Appear In School Production Of Oliver

2nd May 2005 17:43

British comedian ROWAN ATKINSON has signed up to appear on stage in the musical OLIVER! - for his son's school play. The MR BEAN actor has taken...

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Film Star Hits Out Materialistic America

2nd May 2005 17:43

Actor BRIAN DENNEHY has hit out at his fellow Americans for only measuring success by the amount of money they earn, labelling the habit a...

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Nolte Warns Us Men About Prostate Problem

2nd May 2005 21:08

Movie star NICK NOLTE is urging American men to seek second opinions when doctors insist they need their prostate removed to avoid cancer, after...

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Eels Star Too Old To Tour

2nd May 2005 21:08

EELS frontman MARK OLIVER EVERETT fears he's too old to tour with his band - even though he is only 42. Everett, better known as E, tried to...

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Waters Plans To Conduct His Own Opera In Rome

2nd May 2005 21:08

Former PINK FLOYD star ROGER WATERS is considering taking hold of the baton this November (05) when his newly-completed opera CA IRA debuts in...

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Darkness Feud Over Album Name

2nd May 2005 21:08

British rockers THE DARKNESS are embroiled in a serious row - over the name for their follow-up album to 2003's PERMISSION TO LAND. Flamboyant...

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Usher Plans Early Retirement In His Mid-30s

2nd May 2005 21:08

USHER is planning an early retirement because he doesn't think he can keep up his tough workout and performance regime into his 40s. The...

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Memphis Bleek Arrested After Club Attack

2nd May 2005 21:08

Rapper MEMPHIS BLEEK has been arrested and charged with second-degree assault after an altercation with a busboy at a Manhattan, New York club. ...

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Linkin Park Opt Out

2nd May 2005 21:08

Rockers LINKIN PARK have become the latest group to fight for freedom from their record label after launching a legal battle to scrap their...

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Peta Plan Another Protest As J.lo Visits Mtv

2nd May 2005 21:08

LATEST: Animal activists at PEOPLE FOR THE ETHICAL TREATMENT OF ANIMALS (PETA) will continue their merciless taunting of JENNIFER LOPEZ today...

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Jackson Surveillance Video Goes National

2nd May 2005 21:08

Private investigators hired by MICHAEL JACKSON staged an extensive surveillance stake-out on his child molestation accuser and his family in the...

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Spamalot Star Thrills Audience With Simpsons Voices

2nd May 2005 21:08

The cast of hit stage show MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT has a backup just in case anything goes wrong during the performance - HANK AZARIA's THE...

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Trevino Helps Cruise Perfect His Game

2nd May 2005 21:08

TOM CRUISE has enlisted golf great LEE TREVINO to help him perfect his game. The movie star has been spotted taking lessons from the 65-year-old...

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Shakespeare's Unlucky Play Set For The Big Screen

2nd May 2005 21:08

Australian movie maker GEOFFREY WRIGHT is revamping WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE's thriller MACBETH in Australia. The contemporary movie version of 'the...

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Liz Hurley Misses Life On The Farm

2nd May 2005 21:08

AUSTIN POWERS star ELIZABETH HURLEY regrets the timing of the launch of her new beachwear clothing line because its keeping her away from lambing...

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Duchovny Uncovers Chaplin's Set Secret

2nd May 2005 21:08

DAVID DUCHOVNY learned one of CHARLIE CHAPLIN's movie secrets while researching his role as the silent film star's number one cameraman for the...

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Stars Fight For Roles In New Bob Dylan Film

2nd May 2005 21:08

COLIN FARRELL, CATE BLANCHETT, CHARLOTTE GAINSBOURG and RICHARD GERE are among the stars negotiating roles in an upcoming unconventional BOB DYLAN...

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Besson To Boost Paris Olympic Bid

2nd May 2005 21:08

Legendary French film-maker LUC BESSON is backing the Parisian bid to host the 2012 OLYMPIC GAMES by making a brand new movie in the city's...

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Spike Lee Directs Harrowing Aids Film

2nd May 2005 21:08

SPIKE LEE has joined the list of directors making short films for a new UNICEF project after agreeing to turn a harrowing script written by his...

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Miss France Stripped Of Title For Six Months After Playboy Pose

2nd May 2005 21:08

MISS FRANCE 2004 winner LAETITIA BLEGER's title has been suspended after she broke committee rules by posing provocatively for PLAYBOY. ...

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