Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 3rd January 2009

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Perry + Mccoy Split

3rd January 2009 1:36

KATY PERRY and hip-hop star TRAVIS MCCOY have split just weeks after the I KISSED A GIRL singer denied reports the couple was engaged. Sources close...

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Plant, Cbe Tops Rock Singer Poll

3rd January 2009 1:36

Former LED ZEPPELIN star ROBERT PLANT has picked up his second major award of the new year (09) after he was named the Greatest Voice in Rock in an...

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Beyonce's Single Ladies Ring In 2009 In Style

3rd January 2009 1:36

BEYONCE has kicked off the New Year (09) at the top of the U.S. pop charts after scoring a fourth week as the Billboard Hot 100's number one. Single...

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Spears' Brother Bryan Weds

3rd January 2009 1:36

BRITNEY SPEARS spent New Year's Eve (31Dec08) in New Orleans, Louisiana at a family wedding. Big brother Bryan exchanged vows with little sister...

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Dr. Dre's Son Died From An Overdose

3rd January 2009 1:36

Rap mogul DR. DRE's namesake son died from an overdose of heroin and morphine, according to updated coroners reports released on Friday (02Jan09). ...

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Blonsky Hints At Hairspray Sequel

3rd January 2009 1:36

NIKKI BLONSKY has fuelled speculation there will be a follow-up to hit movie musical HAIRSPRAY, confirming that she and co-star ZAC EFRON would love...

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Hoffman Sets His Sights On 100

3rd January 2009 1:36

DUSTIN HOFFMAN has pledged to live to 100, so he can celebrate his youngest son's 50th birthday. The Tootsie star has promised all his children...

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Swayze To Talk To Walters In Tv Special

3rd January 2009 1:36

U.S. broadcaster BARBARA WALTERS has landed the first TV interview with PATRICK SWAYZE since the actor announced he was battling pancreatic cancer...

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Rutherford Files For Divorce

3rd January 2009 1:36

Pregnant actress KELLY RUTHERFORD has filed for divorce from the father of her unborn baby. The Gossip Girl star filed legal papers in Los Angeles...

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No More Cleo For Jackman

3rd January 2009 1:36

HUGH JACKMAN has pulled out of Roman epic CLEO and will no longer play CATHERINE ZETA-JONES' lover in the big-budget 3-D musical. Jackman was...

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Travolta's Son Dead

3rd January 2009 1:36

JOHN TRAVOLTA and KELLY PRESTON's teenage son JETT has died. The 16 year old passed away in the Bahamas on Friday (02Jan08), according to TMZ.com. ...

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Fascinating Fact 6583

3rd January 2009 1:36

Movie musical MAMMA MIA! was such a big hit at Christmas in Britain, more than one in four households now owns a copy of the DVD. Over five million...

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Wentz Keen To Stop Swearing Around Baby Bronx

3rd January 2009 1:36

Rocker PETE WENTZ is looking to clean up his language in 2009 - after becoming a dad. The Fall Out Boy star, who welcomed baby Bronx Mowgli into the...

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Big Bopper's Coffin To Be Sold?

3rd January 2009 1:36

Rock 'n' roller THE BIG BOPPER's son is considering auctioning off the casket the late hitmaker was laid to rest in. The steel coffin was exhumed...

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The Things They Say 10648

3rd January 2009 1:36

"I'd kill them! Actually, I don't think I've had anything interesting enough to warrant a kiss and tell." TWILIGHT actor ROBERT PATTINSON doesn't see...

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The Things They Say 10647

3rd January 2009 1:36

"ED WESTWICK from GOSSIP GIRL. I think he's adorable!" HAIRSPRAY star NIKKI BLONSKY reveals her secret crush.

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Fascinating Fact 6584

3rd January 2009 1:36

KATE HUDSON was sent home from school for wearing short skirts, according to TOBEY MAGUIRE's jewellery designer wife JENNIFER MEYER, who has known...

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Oldest Woman Dies

3rd January 2009 1:36

The world's oldest woman has died. Maria de Jesus was 115 years and 114 days old when she passed away in Portugal on Friday (02Jan09). She had...

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John Travolta's Teenage Son Dies After Seizure

3rd January 2009 8:44

The teenage son of actor John Travolta has died after suffering a seizure while on a family holiday.Jett Travolta, 16, was found unconscious at the...

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New Doctor Who To Be Announced Today

3rd January 2009 9:28

The next inhabitant of the Tardis and David Tennant's replacement as Doctor Who will be announced this afternoon.Tennant, currently recovering from...

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Winehouse To Design Fashion Line?

3rd January 2009 13:57

Singer AMY WINEHOUSE is reportedly in negotiations with a British fashion label to design a clothing collection. The Back to Black hitmaker is said...

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Taylor Plans Solo Career

3rd January 2009 13:57

SLIPKNOT frontman COREY TAYLOR is taking a break from performing with the rock band so he can put out a solo album. Taylor, who is also the vocalist...

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The Dead To Tour In 2009

3rd January 2009 13:57

Ageing rockers THE DEAD have announced details of their first tour in five years. Formerly the Grateful Dead, the supergroup teased fans with a...

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Manson Wants Von Teese And Reznor For Court Battle

3rd January 2009 13:57

MARILYN MANSON has reportedly asked his ex-wife DITA VON TEESE and fellow rocker TRENT REZNOR to testify at his upcoming court battle with a former...

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Paris Caught Up In New Year's Eve Drug Bust

3rd January 2009 13:57

PARIS HILTON has been caught up in a police drug bust - after her name was used by a drunk driver arrested by Australian police. Mehmet Gulasi, 39,...

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Attenborough 'Making Progress'

3rd January 2009 13:57

Veteran actor LORD RICHARD ATTENBOROUGH is recovering well despite spending the whole of the festive period in hospital. The 85-year-old Oscar...

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Johansson's Website Victory

3rd January 2009 13:57

Hollywood actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON has won a legal battle to shut down an unofficial website bearing her name. The Match Point star lodged a...

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Dj Celebrates 2008 Hits In Five-minute 'Mash-up'

3rd January 2009 13:57

Enterprising U.S. hitmaker DJ EARWORM has compiled a New Year 'mash-up' featuring segments of the biggest selling tunes of 2008. The clever track,...

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The Things They Say 10649

3rd January 2009 13:57

"I was meant to be the cute one. Nowadays there seems to be a new criteria - let's get a gay one." BOYZONE star STEPHEN GATELY is convinced modern...

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Prince A Triple Threat In 2009

3rd January 2009 13:57

Pop superstar PRINCE is to release two albums in 2009. The hard-working singer/songwriter's new releases, tentatively titled MPLSOUND and Lotus...

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Lohan + Ronson Moving To Dubai?

3rd January 2009 13:57

Actress LINDSAY LOHAN and her lesbian DJ partner SAMANTHA RONSON have been house hunting in the glitzy United Arab Emirates paradise of Dubai in a...

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Aniston Prefers Dogs To Men

3rd January 2009 13:57

Hollywood actress JENNIFER ANISTON will always value her pet dogs more than the men in her life - because a canine's love is "unconditional". The...

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Actor Purdom Dies

3rd January 2009 13:57

British actor EDMUND PURDOM has died in Italy. He was 82. The star, best known for his title role in 1954 Hollywood blockbuster The Egyptian, passed...

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Smith Crowned Top Money-making Star

3rd January 2009 13:57

Actor WILL SMITH has succeeded JOHNNY DEPP as the top money-making movie star of 2008. The Independence Day actor came first in the annual Quigley...

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The Things They Say 10652

3rd January 2009 13:57

"Eventually when I'm not working I get miserable, very miserable." DANIEL CRAIG likes to keep busy.

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The Things They Say 10651

3rd January 2009 13:57

"I should walk down the street and have people shout 'Fatty!' That's what I want, to get me out of it." RICKY GERVAIS has some novel ideas on losing...

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The Things They Say 10650

3rd January 2009 13:57

"My legs are f**ked up. Constant pain. Old football injuries blew up - for the wrestling I had to put on 36 pounds and my knees weren't used to...

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Thompson's Struggle With Depression

3rd January 2009 13:57

British actress EMMA THOMPSON has long struggled with depression and insists the only way to beat her condition is to use creative therapy...

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Blackadder Star To Wed

3rd January 2009 13:57

Former BLACKADDER star TONY ROBINSON is to wed his girlfriend - despite their 35-year age gap. The 62-year-old actor-turned-TV-presenter proposed to...

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Young Actor Matt Smith Unveiled As New Doctor Who

3rd January 2009 18:13

Young British actor Matt Smith has been confirmed as the next man to play Doctor Who.David Tennant, currently recovering from back surgery, confirmed...

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Locklear Gets Three Years' Probation For Dui

3rd January 2009 18:56

Actress Heather Locklear has been handed an informal probation sentence lasting three years having been convicted of reckless driving.The former...

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Rhydian: Not Winning X Factor Was Best For My Career

3rd January 2009 19:51

Former X Factor runner-up Rhydian Roberts has said failing to win the 2007 series was a bonus for his career.The Welsh crooner had been the favourite...

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Celebrity Big Brother Housemates Compete For Credits

3rd January 2009 23:52

The contestants on the new series of Celebrity Big Brother will be featured on the closing credits of an upcoming episode.If appearing onscreen for...

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