Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 4th January 2008

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Harding Blasts 'Sick' Magazine

4th January 2008 2:17

GIRLS ALOUD singer SARAH HARDING has lambasted a British magazine for mocking the disabled son of glamour model KATIE PRICE, calling the incident...

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Bach Asks Internet Friends To Buy Album

4th January 2008 2:17

Former SKID ROW frontman SEBASTIAN BACH is imploring his 80,000 'friends' on social network website MySpace to buy his new solo album. Bach released...

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Country Star Sweet Welcomes Daughter

4th January 2008 2:17

Country singer PHILLIP SWEET is celebrating after his wife REBECCA gave birth to a girl last week (ends29Dec07). The Little Big Town star and...

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Yorke Blasts Record Company 'Lie'

4th January 2008 2:17

RADIOHEAD rocker THOM YORKE has slammed the band's former label EMI for publicly claiming the group left the firm when record bosses refused to grant...

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Fascinating Fact 4603

4th January 2008 2:17

AL GORE's 2008 Live Earth concerts, which featured artists including MADONNA, FOO FIGHTERS and SNOOP DOGG performing in venues across the globe, are...

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Flo Rida Sits Atop U.s. Singles Chart

4th January 2008 2:17

Rapper FLO RIDA is enjoying a fantastic start to the new year (08) - his song LOW is America's most popular single for a second successive week. Flo...

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Fergie Collaborates With Mexican Band

4th January 2008 2:17

BLACK EYED PEAS star STACY 'FERGIE' FERGUSON has teamed up with Mexican band LOS TIGRES DEL NORTE to record a new track. The singer, 32, was keen to...

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Elton John Praises Furnish For Love And Support

4th January 2008 2:17

SIR ELTON JOHN has credited his husband DAVID FURNISH for teaching him to be more open and sharing in their relationship. The Rocket Man singer and...

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I Am Legend Tops U.k. Box Office Chart

4th January 2008 2:17

WILL SMITH has started the new year on a high - his movie I AM LEGEND has debuted atop the first U.K. box office chart of 2008. The film, which...

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Portman Longs For Motherhood

4th January 2008 2:17

NATALIE PORTMAN is planning to quit acting to have children, describing motherhood as "the greatest thing I can aspire to". But the star, who is...

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Dicaprio's Neighbours Given 15 Days To Change Lawsuit

4th January 2008 2:17

A judge has ordered the neighbours suing LEONARDO DiCAPRIO for allegedly damaging their property by building a basketball court to amend their...

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Anderson's Divorce Proceeding Again

4th January 2008 2:17

LATEST: PAMELA ANDERSON's on/off marriage to new husband RICK SALOMON appears to be off again - the actress has served her spouse with divorce...

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Fascinating Fact 4604

4th January 2008 2:17

American TV bosses are planning to take their hit LAW + ORDER series of shows to the U.K. with new programme LAW + ORDER: LONDON.

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Trump Bids To Boost Baldwin's Career

4th January 2008 2:17

DONALD TRUMP is so impressed with STEPHEN BALDWIN's performance on CELEBRITY APPRENTICE, he's convinced the show will kickstart his acting career. ...

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Linney Grateful For Small Successes

4th January 2008 2:17

LAURA LINNEY has no sympathy for stars who fear aging - she considers herself luck to have lived to 40. The 43-year-old actress claims actors have...

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Lindsay's Movies Pay Off Partying Debts

4th January 2008 2:17

Director ERIK LINDSAY is revelling in the success of his straight-to-DVD AMERICAN PIE sequels - because they paid for the hedonistic lifestyle that...

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The Things They Say 6687

4th January 2008 2:17

"I enjoy sleeping. I could sleep an entire day if no one woke me." NATALIE PORTMAN reveals her favourite hobby.

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Spears' Home Surrounded As She Refuses To Hand Back Kids

4th January 2008 7:21

Police cars, helicopters, fire trucks and ambulances are surrounding BRITNEY SPEARS' Beverly Hills home - after the star refused to hand back her two...

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Spears' Home Surrounded As She Refuses To Hand Back Kids

4th January 2008 7:52

Police cars, helicopters, fire trucks and ambulances are surrounding BRITNEY SPEARS' Beverly Hills home - after the star refused to hand back her two...

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Iglesias Demolishes Home

4th January 2008 7:52

Spanish crooner JULIO IGLESIAS has demolished his family home - because he failed to sell it. The singer put his Florida home on the market for $25...

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Jay-z To Sign Apple Deal

4th January 2008 7:52

Rap mogul JAY-Z is to launch a brand new record label with computer company Apple, according to reports. The hitmaker, real name Shawn Carter,...

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Spears' Cousin To Launch Reality Show

4th January 2008 7:52

BRITNEY SPEARS' cousin ALLI SIMS is set to make a bid for reality TV stardom. The Toxic star's former assistant has teamed up with the Maloof...

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Prodigy To Work Through Jail Sentence

4th January 2008 7:52

MOBB DEEP star PRODIGY has vowed to keep on working and even release his second solo album while behind bars. The hip-hop star - real name Albert...

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Geri: 'Mel B Twisted Ankle In Drunken Stupor'

4th January 2008 7:52

SPICE GIRL MELANIE BROWN almost threw the SPICE GIRLS' tour into jeopardy when she twisted her foot on New Year's Eve, according to bandmate GERI...

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Fascinating Fact 4605

4th January 2008 7:52

Teenage soul singer ADELE has come top of a major U.K. poll to find the most promising new music talent. The 19-year-old from London was followed in...

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Harding Boyfriend Denies Obsession Rumours

4th January 2008 7:52

GIRLS ALOUD singer SARAH HARDING's new boyfriend TOM CRANE has blasted reports he developed an unhealthy obsession with the star in the years prior...

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The Things They Say 6688

4th January 2008 7:52

"I was actually offered a LED ZEPPELIN ticket, but I declined. I was tempted, but I had just been to the impressive 02 stadium (London) to see the...

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Coldplay Star Sees Hypnotist

4th January 2008 7:52

GWYNETH PALTROW's husband CHRIS MARTIN has been consulting a hypnotist - to relieve him from the stress of songwriting. The Coldplay frontman is...

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Humphries Recovers After Appendix Operation

4th January 2008 7:52

Australian funnyman BARRY HUMPHRIES is recovering in hospital after emergency appendix surgery. The 73-year-old comic had an operation in a Sydney...

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Fascinating Fact 4606

4th January 2008 7:52

Actress MISCHA BARTON has sparked rumours she has turned to religion after she was spotted praying this week. The former star of THE O.C. - who was...

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'Maternity' Kidman Fails To Quash Pregnancy Rumours

4th January 2008 7:52

Hollywood actress NICOLE KIDMAN has failed to quell rumours she is expecting her first child with husband KEITH URBAN - after she was spotted out and...

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Walliams Grieves For Cancer-hit Dad

4th January 2008 7:52

British funnyman DAVID WALLIAMS is in mourning after his beloved father lost his battle with liver cancer. Peter Williams died in hospital before...

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Portman Scared Off Meat By Chicken Movie

4th January 2008 7:52

NATALIE PORTMAN gave up meat when she was ten after watching a documentary showing animals being operated on. The actress admits she loves meat, but...

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Fonda Yearns For Life Alone

4th January 2008 7:52

Veteran actress JANE FONDA refuses to live full-time with her boyfriend LYNDEN GILLIS - because she wants to retain her independence. The Barbarella...

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Keaton: 'I Was Always Afraid Of Men'

4th January 2008 7:52

Actress DIANE KEATON is not surprised she has ended up a spinster - she was always terrified of men. The Annie Hall star, whose past romantic...

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Watts: 'Children Won't Affect My Career'

4th January 2008 7:52

Actress NAOMI WATTS has laughed off speculation she'll focus solely on making family films now she's a mum. The diverse movie star - whose latest...

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Osbourne Slams 'Hypocritical' Tv Rules

4th January 2008 7:52

Reality TV star KELLY OSBOURNE has hit out at British television bosses after they banned her from swearing. The 23-year-old daughter of Black...

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Police Called To Britney's Home

4th January 2008 8:51

Police were called to Britney Spears' Los Angeles home yesterday after the singer delayed handing over custody of her children to her...

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Lohan In Drinking Setback

4th January 2008 8:51

Lindsay Lohan has been caught drinking at a New Year's bash after checking out of a US alcohol rehabilitation centre in October.The star's lawyer...

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Britney Rushed To Hospital

4th January 2008 9:11

Britney Spears has been hospitalised after police were called to her Los Angeles home to resolve a custody dispute.The singer was seen being wheeled...

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John Earns Pass To Bb Final

4th January 2008 10:11

Young politician John Loughton earned himself a free pass to the final of Big Brother: Celebrity Hijack last night.The 20-year-old from Edinburgh was...

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Bbc Presenter Arrested

4th January 2008 11:41

BBC children's television presenter Mark Speight has been released on bail after being arrested following the death of his girlfriend.Speight, who...

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Adele Heads New Talent List

4th January 2008 11:41

Nineteen-year-old soul sensation Adele has topped the BBC's Sound of 2008 poll to find the most promising new music talent in the UK.The singer, who...

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Imbruglia Splits From Husband

4th January 2008 12:22

Natalie Imbruglia has split from her husband Daniel Johns after four years of marriage, it has been confirmed.The 32-year-old singer and her rock...

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Hit Us Crime Show Plans Move To Britain

4th January 2008 12:22

A British version of hit US drama LAW AND ORDER is being planned for ITV, according to new reports.The Hollywood Reporter has claimed that the makers...

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Spears' Son Hospitalised After Police Stand Off

4th January 2008 12:26

LATEST: BRITNEY SPEARS' son JAYDEN JAMES was rushed to hospital in Los Angeles hospital alongside his mother after a major stand off with police. ...

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Imbruglia And Johns Split

4th January 2008 12:26

Australian pop star NATALIE IMBRUGLIA has split from her rocker husband DANIEL JOHNS. The Torn singer, 32, blamed the pressures of work for the...

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Beatles Hits Now Offered To Tv Ads

4th January 2008 12:26

THE BEATLES' entire back catalogue is to be opened up to TV advertisers for the first time - meaning commercials can feature some of the world's most...

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Spears To Lose Children For Good?

4th January 2008 12:26

BRITNEY SPEARS' bid to win back custody of her children has been dealt a devastating blow after KEVIN FEDERLINE's lawyer called an emergency court...

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Spice Girls Extend World Tour

4th January 2008 12:26

The SPICE GIRLS have been offered a multi-million dollar deal to extend their current world tour. The band are reportedly set to sign up for 12 live...

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Fascinating Fact 4608

4th January 2008 12:26

U.S. pop sensations THE JONAS BROTHERS have signed an exclusive multi-million dollar deal with concert promoter Live Nation, which is expected to...

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Radiohead Approve In Rainbows On Itunes

4th January 2008 12:26

RADIOHEAD has had a controversial change of mind - by allowing music download service iTunes to sell their new album IN RAINBOWS. The band stunned...

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Switchfoot Raise $100,000 For Housing Charity

4th January 2008 12:26

Big-hearted U.S. rockers SWITCHFOOT have raised over $100,000 (GBP50,000) for global housing charity Habitat For Humanity. The band donated $1...

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Fascinating Fact 4607

4th January 2008 12:26

KYLIE MINOGUE's appearance in British sci-fi TV series DOCTOR WHO on Christmas Day (25Dec07) recorded the show's highest viewing figures for 30 years...

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Spears' Zoey 101 To Be Broadcast

4th January 2008 12:26

LATEST: TV bosses have blasted reports JAMIE LYNN SPEARS' show ZOEY 101 has been axed following her pregnancy announcement, insisting the final...

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Leno Accused Of Violating Rules Of Writers Strike

4th January 2008 12:26

U.S. talk show legend JAY LENO has come under fire from the Writers Guild of America (WGA) for ignoring the union's strike and penning scripts for...

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Fascinating Fact 4609

4th January 2008 12:26

AMY WINEHOUSE's jailed husband BLAKE FIELDER-CIVIL has been voted the person least deserving of celebrity status by British men's magazine Arena. He...

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Radcliffe Donates Spectacles To Holocaust Memorial

4th January 2008 12:26

HARRY POTTER star DANIEL RADCLIFFE is among a host of stars who have donated their spectacles to a new exhibition commemorating the Holocaust. The...

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Berry Desperate To Work With Washington

4th January 2008 12:26

HALLE BERRY is desperate to work with fellow Oscar-winner DENZEL WASHINGTON - but is determined to wait until she's offered the perfect script. The...

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Mcavoy Refused Narnia Prank

4th January 2008 12:26

Actor JAMES MCAVOY refused to participate in a prank on the cast of THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: PRINCE CASPIAN, because he "couldn't be bothered" to...

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Kids Tv Presenter Arrested Over Girlfriend's Death

4th January 2008 12:26

A BBC kids' TV presenter has been arrested on suspicon of murder following the death of his girlfriend, a fellow children's TV star. Mark Speight...

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Lucas Dreads The Return Of Indiana Jones

4th January 2008 12:26

INDIANA JONES creator GEORGE LUCAS is dreading the character's return to the silver screen - because he is convinced everyone is going to hate the...

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Fascinating Fact 4610

4th January 2008 12:26

Actress DIANE KEATON likes to embarrass her adopted children - Dexter, 12, and Duke, seven - by taking them to school in her bare feet.

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The Things They Say 6689

4th January 2008 12:26

"I had a great year and, as always, it starts with the people who read the books. It was especially nice to hear from you this year because I turned...

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Davies Surprised To Learn Aniston Was A Fan

4th January 2008 12:26

British comedian ALAN DAVIES was shocked to learn Hollywood star JENNIFER ANISTON was a fan of his humour. The 41-year-old met the former Friends...

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Moore Admits He Was 'Too Old' To Be Bond

4th January 2008 12:26

Former JAMES BOND star SIR ROGER MOORE has finally conceded he carried on in the role of the womanising spy for too long. More than 20 years on from...

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The Things They Say 6690

4th January 2008 12:26

"My resolution for the new year is to make my goal to resist the doughnut and not the hole." Former supermodel JANICE DICKINSON reveals her aim for...

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Big Brother Audiences Fall

4th January 2008 13:02

Channel Four's new show BIG BROTHER CELEBRITY HIJACK debuted last night to a disappointing number of viewers.The 3.6 million people watching the...

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Digital Music Booms In Us

4th January 2008 13:42

Sales of digital music tracks rose by 45 per cent in the US in 2007, it has been reported.And while overall music sales increased by 14 per cent...

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Cook Beats Stand-up Record

4th January 2008 14:02

Stand-up comedian Dane Cook has broken the record for the longest set at Hollywood's legendary Laugh Factory club with a seven-hour performance.Cook...

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Bb: Celeb Hijack Ratings Slide

4th January 2008 15:22

Revamping Celebrity Big Brother may have backfired with less than half the regular audience tuning in for last night's launch, it has...

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Arrested Bbc Star "Distraught"

4th January 2008 15:22

BBC children's television presenter Mark Speight is "distraught" after the death of his girlfriend, after which he was arrested and released on...

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Police Suspended For Holding Country Star At Gunpoint

4th January 2008 16:30

Two Texas police officers have been given administrative leave after allegedly holding country singer STEVE HOLY at gunpoint. The Dallas County...

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Spears' Kids Back With Federline

4th January 2008 16:30

LATEST: BRITNEY SPEARS' children are in safe hands following the pop superstar's hospitalisation on Thursday (03Jan08) - her ex-husband KEVIN...

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Lavigne's Tears Over Lil' Jon's Show Hijack

4th January 2008 16:30

Singer AVRIL LAVIGNE rang in 2008 with tears in her eyes - after rapper LIL' JON hijacked her New Year's Eve (31Dec07) bash. The Sk8er Boi hitmaker...

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Hotel Employees Arrested Over Alice Cooper Theft

4th January 2008 16:30

Three hotel workers in Canada have been arrested following the theft of a guitar signed by ALICE COOPER. The kind-hearted rocker had donated the...

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Rapper Khadafi Jailed

4th January 2008 16:30

Former JUICE CREW member TRAGEDY KHADAFI has been sentenced to four years in jail after he was found guilty of dealing drugs. The rapper - real name...

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T.i.'S Hearing Pushed Back To February

4th January 2008 16:30

Rapper T.I. will have to wait several more weeks before he can argue his case against various weapons charges, after a judge postponed a Thursday...

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The Things They Say 6691

4th January 2008 16:30

"Why do I need something that's going to grind my teeth all night and won't let me get it on with my woman?" Rocker JON BON JOVI doesn't do drugs.

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Brian Wilson - Scared Of Surfin'

4th January 2008 16:30

BEACH BOY BRIAN WILSON has destroyed his image as a Sixties surf rock icon - by confessing he is too scared to set foot on a surf board. Wilson...

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Foo Fighters Seek New Talent For Grammys

4th January 2008 16:30

The FOO FIGHTERS are searching for an undiscovered musician to join them on stage at the 2008 Grammy Awards. The rockers have launched the My Grammy...

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Jay-z Wants To Open Five More 40/40 Clubs

4th January 2008 16:30

Hip-hop mogul JAY-Z is planning to further expand his chain of sports bars by opening a further five 40/40 clubs in cities on both sides of the...

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Dicaprio Attacker Facing Extradition

4th January 2008 16:30

The woman accused of attacking LEONARDO DiCAPRIO faces an extradition order that will force her back to the U.S. from Canada to face the charges. ...

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Routh And Singer Dropped For Superman Sequel?

4th January 2008 16:30

SUPERMAN RETURNS star BRANDON ROUTH has been dropped from the movie franchise's sequel - along with director BRYAN SINGER, according to reports. A...

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Broadway Star Admits Assault On 15-Year-old Girl

4th January 2008 16:30

Broadway star JAMES BARBOUR is facing a two month jail sentence after he confessed to groping a 15-year-old girl in his dressing room. The...

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Fox Denies Sex Tape

4th January 2008 16:30

Actress VIVICA A. FOX has hit out at claims a former lover is touting a tape of them having sex. Blogger Sandra Rose this week (ends04Jan08) claimed...

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Kids Tv Presenter 'Distraught' Over Girlfriend's Death

4th January 2008 16:30

LATEST: A BBC children's presenter arrested on suspicion of murdering his girlfriend is "absolutely distraught" over her death. Mark Speight was...

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Chinese Movie Axed Over Content

4th January 2008 16:30

Moviemaker FANG LI has blasted Chinese authorities for banning his film for its "unhealthy and inappropriate promotional materials". Producer Li is...

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Washington Movie Is 'Inaccurate'

4th January 2008 16:30

DENZEL WASHINGTON's new movie THE GREAT DEBATERS has been slammed for its historical inaccuracies - by the college students the film is based on. In...

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Letterman Loses Ratings Battle To Leno

4th January 2008 16:30

U.S. TV presenter DAVID LETTERMAN's pay deal with his talk show's striking writers couldn't save him from a ratings beating at the hands of rival JAY...

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Fascinating Fact 4611

4th January 2008 16:30

SCARLETT JOHANSSON has joined the campaign trail for presidential candidate BARACK OBAMA. The actress was a special guest at a rally for the Democrat...

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Good Omens For Gilliam

4th January 2008 17:23

Terry Gilliam has given new hopes to fans eager to see his long-mooted adaptation of Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman's novel Good Omens.A film of the...

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Leno Breaking Strike Rules?

4th January 2008 18:34

On the same day that Writers Guild of America West President Patric Verrone told the New York Times that he had "made it absolutely clear" to Jay...

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Cbs Drops Its Ombudsman

4th January 2008 18:34

CBS News, which set up the website Public Eye in 2005 "to bring transparency to the editorial operations of CBS News," is shutting the site down,...

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Tiny Audience Reported For Fox Business Channel

4th January 2008 18:34

News Corp's Fox Business Channel has been averaging only 6,300 viewers per day, according to figures from Nielsen research and published in today's...

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Christmas Ratings A Late Present For Cbs

4th January 2008 18:34

Nielsen Research got around to releasing ratings for Christmas week Thursday, and no network had much to boast about. CBS dominated the week with six...

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Strike Against Strikers?

4th January 2008 18:34

In an embarrassing turn of events for the Writers Guild of America, employees of the East Coast branch, who are represented by the Newspaper Guild,...

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China Cracks Down On Movie Producer

4th January 2008 18:34

After already causing an uproar at the Berlin Film Festival for being screened without first being submitted to Chinese censors, the movie Lost in...

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Simpsons Retain Top Dvd Sales Spot

4th January 2008 18:34

The top-selling DVD over Christmas week was The Simpsons Movie, which held the top spot for the second week in a row, according to Nielsen VideoScan....

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Depp Top Draw In 2007

4th January 2008 18:34

Johnny Depp, who was once relegated to relatively low budget films because producers thought him too outr to attract sizable audiences, was named...

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Was Finke Hoaxed?

4th January 2008 18:34

WGA negotiators have branded as a hoax a report that some A-list screenwriters are banding together to urge the guild to accept the contract...

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No Reviews

4th January 2008 18:34

Only one new film is scheduled to open wide this weekend, the Warner Bros. thriller One Last Call. It was not screened for critics. 04/01/2008

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Spears Identified As A 'Special Needs' Patient In Hospital

4th January 2008 19:35

LATEST: BRITNEY SPEARS has been classed as a "special needs" patient following her admission to a Los Angeles hospital, after it emerged she locked...

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Rapper Birdman Sued Over Copyright

4th January 2008 19:35

Rapper BIRDMAN and his record label are to be sued over claims they have sampled other artists' music without paying the appropriate licensing fees. ...

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Stills 'Recovering Well' After Surgery

4th January 2008 19:35

CROSBY, STILLS AND NASH rocker STEPHEN STILLS is recovering after undergoing surgery for prostate cancer. The 62-year-old had surgery on his...

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Houston + Brown In Court No-show

4th January 2008 19:35

WHITNEY HOUSTON's divorce to BOBBY BROWN has experienced a further delay after both parties failed to turn up to court on Friday (04Jan08) for a...

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Egan To Wed Albert

4th January 2008 19:35

WESTLIFE star KIAN EGAN is to marry his actress girlfriend JODI ALBERT. The Irish singer, 27, proposed to the British soap star on Christmas Day...

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Pride Honoured For Contribution To Music

4th January 2008 19:35

Country star CHARLEY PRIDE is to receive a lifetime achievement award from his home state of Mississippi. The 69-year-old singer, who hails from the...

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Simmons Sues Web 'Fraudster'

4th January 2008 19:35

Hip-hop mogul RUSSELL SIMMONS is suing a Californian man for allegedly using a website to steal people's identities. Simmons claims that Daniel...

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Three Tenors Quit

4th January 2008 19:35

THE THREE TENORS have officially retired following the death of LUCIANO PAVAROTTI last year (06). Spanish star Jose Carreras insists nobody could...

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Lust, Caution Leads Bafta Nods For Foreign Film

4th January 2008 19:35

Director ANG LEE's controversial LUST, CAUTION is in the running for the foreign film prize at the 2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts...

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Lindsay Ex-neighbours Battle To Keep Her Away

4th January 2008 19:35

LINDSAY LOHAN's former neighbours are battling to stop her moving back to the Los Angeles apartment block she terrorised last summer. Lohan was...

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Hawn Hits Out At Aggressive Paparazzi

4th January 2008 19:35

Actress GOLDIE HAWN has slammed the paparazzi for forcing her and her husband KURT RUSSELL into isolation at their Colorado home. The Hollywood...

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Madonna Shows Off Dance Moves In India

4th January 2008 19:35

Pop legend MADONNA wowed partygoers on her low key visit to India - when she unleashed an assortment of folk dance moves. The singer and her husband...

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Law Haunted By Sinatra In Cuba

4th January 2008 19:35

Hollywood star JUDE LAW has been given the spooks while on vacation in Cuba by the ghost of FRANK SINATRA. According to reports, the actor saw a...

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Rulli + Galeano's Last Minute Nye Wedding

4th January 2008 19:35

Argentinean model-turned-actor SEBASTIAN RULLI has married his longtime girlfriend CECILIA GALEANO in a last minute ceremony on New Year's Eve...

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Depp Is Top Star

4th January 2008 19:35

JOHNNY DEPP has been voted the world's most bankable film star in 2007, according to a survey of movie exhibitors. The annual survey by Quigley...

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Coleman Sells Underwear

4th January 2008 19:35

A cash shortage has forced former child star GARY COLEMAN to resort to selling his underwear on Internet auction site eBay. Coleman shot to fame in...

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Fascinating Fact 4612

4th January 2008 19:35

British TV drama SECRET DIARY OF A CALL GIRL, starring actress BILLIE PIPER, has been bought by U.S. cable channel Showtime. The station plans to...

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Dicaprio's $3,000 Toy Toilet

4th January 2008 19:35

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO has fitted his Hollywood Hills home with a $3,000 (GBP1,500) toilet that flushes itself and washes and warms his bottom. The...

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Police Have No Plans To Charge Spears

4th January 2008 22:07

LATEST: BRITNEY SPEARS will not be charged with any offence following the stand-off with police at her Beverly Hills, California mansion on Thursday...

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