Music, Movie and Entertainment News 4th February 2005

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Boasting Surgeon In Sharon Stone Case Fights Back

4th February 2005 2:36

LATEST: The Beverly Hills, California, plastic surgeon being sued by SHARON STONE is fighting back - insisting the actress has no right to sue...

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Culkin's Hearing Delayed

4th February 2005 2:36

MACAULAY CULKIN's day in court has been pushed back to allow attorneys to work on a plea bargain in his drug possession case. The 24-year-old...

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Jessica's Root Canal Hell Caught On Reality Show

4th February 2005 2:36

Pop star JESSICA SIMPSON's horrific Hallowe'en (04) root canal surgery has featured on the new series of her hit reality TV show NEWLYWEDS: NICK...

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Mariah's Eternally 12

4th February 2005 2:36

MARIAH CAREY is a 12-year-old girl who refuses to stop believing in SANTA CLAUS, according to the diva herself. The pop superstar, who is in the...

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Dave Matthews Donates Cash To Charity

4th February 2005 2:36

The DAVE MATTHEWS BAND has donated the $1 million (GBP526,315) raised during a charity concert to homeless and children's charities in San...

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West Urges Children To Stay In School

4th February 2005 2:36

College dropout KANYE WEST has embarked on a new campaign to urge youngsters to stay in school. The JESUS WALKS rapper has started the KANYE...

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Diddy To Star In Action Film

4th February 2005 2:36

Hip-hop mogul SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS is making another return to acting, after signing up to star in a heist-action comedy. Combs, who has...

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Keys Leads The Way At Tsunami Fundraiser

4th February 2005 2:36

Pop star ALICIA KEYS joined forces with chart-topping Asian singers to host a charity MTV extravaganza in Bangkok, Thailand, yesterday (03FEB05) to...

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Clinton Launches Tsunami Relief Total Request Live

4th February 2005 2:36

Former US President BILL CLINTON introduced a special edition of MTV show TOTAL REQUEST LIVE (TRL) on TV yesterday (03JAN05) - to thank young...

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Master P Insists His Guns Were Legal

4th February 2005 2:36

LATEST: Rap mogul MASTER P insists the guns police found on him when he was stopped were perfectly legal. Last week (ends28JAN05) Master P and...

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Jackson Interviewer Rivera: 'He's Being Framed'

4th February 2005 2:36

MICHAEL JACKSON has found a powerful supporter in American news man GERALDO RIVERA after agreeing to a rare one-on-one interview with him as he...

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Spector Sued By Clarkson's Mother

4th February 2005 2:36

PHIL SPECTOR, currently facing trial for the murder of LANA CLARKSON, has been sued for wrongful death by the late actress's mother. DONNA...

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Saint A Favourite For Superman's Mum

4th February 2005 2:36

NORTH BY NORTHWEST star EVA MARIE SAINT is in talks to play CLARK KENT's mother in X-MEN director BRYAN SINGER's upcoming SUPERMAN movie. ...

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Desperate Housewives' Dream Dance Date With Tina

4th February 2005 2:36

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star FELICITY HUFFMAN discovered fame can help make all your dreams come true - when she got the chance to dance with her idol...

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Barton Feels Unaccepted As A Pretty Girl

4th February 2005 2:36

THE OC star MISCHA BARTON admits life as a "pretty and thin" woman is tough - because people always make negative assumptions about her. The...

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Monaghan Was Embarrassed About Acting Dreams

4th February 2005 2:36

THE LORD OF THE RINGS star DOMINIC MONAGHAN was initially embarrassed about his ambitions to become an actor - because he was scared his pals would...

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Oscar No Guarantee For Brody

4th February 2005 2:36

American actor ADRIEN BRODY still has to compete with lesser-known actors for film roles, despite winning an OSCAR for his performance in THE...

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No Nightlife For Garner

4th February 2005 2:36

Career-obsessed ELEKTRA star JENNIFER GARNER deliberately avoids drinking too much alcohol, fearing its longterm effects will play havoc with her...

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Mcconaughey Turns Health Guru In Men's Magazine

4th February 2005 2:36

Health fanatic MATTHEW McCONAUGHEY made the most of his recent holiday in the mountains of central Mexico - he turned the remote area into a...

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Bell Slams America's Alcohol Laws

4th February 2005 2:36

BILLY ELLIOTT star JAMIE BELL has blasted "terrible" America for treating its teenagers unkindly - by refusing them the right to drink alcohol. ...

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Trump Sued Over Chandeliers

4th February 2005 2:36

Tycoon DONALD TRUMP is being sued by the contractor who helped light up his wedding reception by installing three costly chandeliers at his...

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Flatley Seeks Revenge On Heavy-handed Lawyer

4th February 2005 2:36

Dancer MICHAEL FLATLEY is getting his own back on the Illinois lawyer who brought sex charges against him - by suing him for civil extortion. ...

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Blake Witness 'On Drugs' Claims Defence

4th February 2005 9:42

ROBERT BLAKE's lawyer suggested yesterday (03FEB05) a leading witness in the actor's murder trial, was using illegal drugs during his police...

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Sumner's Painful Memory Of Mondays Bin Feast

4th February 2005 9:42

The HAPPY MONDAYS left NEW ORDER star BERNARD SUMNER open-mouthed with astonishment when they rescued his discarded Chinese takeaway from a filthy...

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Embrace Hail Paltrow As Saviour

4th February 2005 9:42

British band EMBRACE have credited Hollywood superstar GWYNETH PALTROW with rescuing them from rock obscurity. The group have enjoyed renewed...

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Cave's Fury Over His Christian Roots

4th February 2005 9:42

NICK CAVE vehemently rejects claims he turned to God after his split with former rock star girlfriend PJ HARVEY left him begging for divine...

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Pink Plans Comeback

4th February 2005 9:42

Pop punk PINK is determined to return to the charts with an album far superior to her disappointing 2004 release TRY THIS. Although the LP was...

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Osbourne Credits Cowell For Tears In Heaven Idea

4th February 2005 9:42

SHARON OSBOURNE and SIMON COWELL have learned to put their petty quarrels behind them for the good of tsunami aid charities. Osbourne admitted...

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Vince Neil Still Haunted By 1984 Car Smash

4th February 2005 9:42

Rocker VINCE NEIL is still haunted by the car crash in which pal RAZZLE was killed and he confesses the prison term he served for his part in the...

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Ray Charles' Son Arrested

4th February 2005 9:42

Late R+B singer RAY CHARLES' son was arrested Thursday (03FEB05) for alleged drug possession and being under the influence of cocaine. RAY...

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Rock Triumphs At Mtv Asia Aid

4th February 2005 9:42

LATEST: Rock was the big winner at the MTV ASIA AWARDS 2005 last night (03FEB05), with AVRIL LAVIGNE and MAROON 5 picking up gongs in the...

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Cowell Blasts American Idol Winners

4th February 2005 9:42

SIMON COWELL reportedly launched a blistering attack on past AMERICAN IDOL winners during a heated phone call with the reality TV show's executive...

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Danza Hopes Son's Baby With Ease 'Pressure' For Another Child

4th February 2005 9:42

Former TAXI star TONY DANZA is relieved to learn he's set to become a grandfather - because he hopes the good news will stop his wife from...

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Garner Gives Xmas Pressies Early

4th February 2005 9:42

ELEKTRA star JENNIFER GARNER gets so excited in the run-up to the festive period - she gives away her Christmas presents early. The 32-year-old...

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Day-lewis Is The Ultimate Film Man In New Poll

4th February 2005 9:42

DANIEL DAY-LEWIS has been honoured as the Best Man in top health magazine MEN'S HEALTH first Movie Awards for portraying manhood at its best in THE...

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Denton's Disastrous Teri Hatcher Kiss

4th February 2005 9:42

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star JAMES DENTON's first TV kiss with his on-screen girlfriend TERI HATCHER was a terrible experience for him because he felt...

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Sheen And Richards Hope For Another Girl

4th February 2005 9:42

CHARLIE SHEEN and his wife DENISE RICHARDS are desperately hoping their second child will be a girl - because they want to hand down clothes from...

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Jackie Stallone Attacks Caprice

4th February 2005 9:42

SYLVESTER STALLONE's mum JACKIE has fiercely labelled supermodel CAPRICE BOURRET a "dominatrix slut". The celebrity astrologer was forced to...

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Bell: 'I Won't Do A Macaulay'

4th February 2005 9:42

Former child star JAMIE BELL vows to avoid the destructive temptations that MACAULAY CULKIN fell victim to as he attempted to reinvent himself as...

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Jackson's Unknown Castmates

4th February 2005 9:42

SAMUEL L JACKSON only met a select group of the STAR WARS cast during filming on the three prequels - because the majority of actors' identities...

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Woods Announces Fatherhood Plans

4th February 2005 9:42

Golf superstar TIGER WOODS has unveiled plans to become a father in the very near future. Woods, 29, tied the knot with model ELIN NORDEGREN in...

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Eastwood's Retirement Destroyed

4th February 2005 9:42

CLINT EASTWOOD's proposed retirement from acting was thwarted by the MILLION DOLLAR BABY script - because he couldn't resist playing FRANKIE...

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Doves In Paparazzi Car Chase

4th February 2005 14:12

British band DOVES were targeted in a high-speed car chase recently after paparazzi mistook them for Irish popstar BRIAN McFADDEN. The THERE...

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Pink Making New Music

4th February 2005 14:12

Rebellious pop punk PINK is creating a unique sound for her upcoming fourth album by blending together her influences to create a sound all of her...

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Usher To Go Brand Crazy

4th February 2005 14:12

R+B heart-throb USHER wants to brand everything he wears with his own name. The YEAH! singer is working on a range of watches with a top...

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Bextor's Shock Engagement

4th February 2005 14:12

Sexy singer SOPHIE ELLIS BEXTOR will wed the father of her baby SONNY after a 16-month romance. The TAKE ME HOME beauty, 25, became pregnant...

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Lennox Stars In Pre-grammy Bash

4th February 2005 14:12

Former EURYTHMICS star ANNIE LENNOX will perform at an all-star pre-GRAMMY bash in Los Angeles next Saturday (12FEB05). OSCAR-nominee JAMIE...

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Cowell Recruits Fitness Guru

4th February 2005 14:12

Music mogul SIMON COWELL was so shocked by how fat he looked on TV - he's hired celebrity lifestyle guru CAROLE CAPLIN to help him get into...

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Morrissey Snubs Williams Brit Duet

4th February 2005 14:12

Pop superstar ROBBIE WILLIAMS has been snubbed by MORRISSEY, after the morose singer refused to duet at next week's (09FEB05) BRIT AWARDS. ...

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Sting: 'I'm Hindu'

4th February 2005 14:12

British singer STING has spoken of his love for India and its Hindu religion as he prepares to perform at special concerts to raise funds for...

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P Diddy Snubs Warner Offer

4th February 2005 14:12

Rap mogul SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS has snubbed WARNER MUSIC GROUP's offer to buy his BAD BOY RECORDS label. The COME WITH ME hitmaker, 35, turned...

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Dancy Back With Girlfriend

4th February 2005 14:12

KING ARTHUR actor HUGH DANCY has disappointed female fans by confirming his on-off relationship with girlfriend ANNIE MORRIS. The 29-year-old...

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Mayall Writes Autobiography

4th February 2005 14:12

British comedian RIK MAYALL is being paid thousands of dollars (pounds) to write his controversial autobiography BIGGER THAN HITLER, BETTER THAN...

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Huston Doesn't Regret Not Having Children

4th February 2005 14:12

Hollywood veteran ANJELICA HUSTON has no regrets about not having children of her own because her brothers and sisters have plenty of children. ...

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Stewart Ignorant Of Jackson

4th February 2005 14:12

STAR TREK actor PATRICK STEWART had never heard of his new co-star, DAWSON CREEK heart-throb JOSHUA JACKSON before they began working together on...

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Knightley Loved Dressing Down

4th February 2005 14:12

Sexy actress KEIRA KNIGHTLEY loved working with director JOHN MAYBURY on THE JACKET because he placed substance above style. The 19-year-old...

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Depp Swears To Relax

4th February 2005 14:12

Hollywood heart-throb JOHNNY DEPP uses repetitive swearing to help him unwind. The PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN star - who has a hectic movie-making...

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Hatcher Takes Pole-dancing Class

4th February 2005 14:12

Raunchy DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star TERI HATCHER is taking secret pole-dancing classes to "turn herself on". The GOLDEN GLOBE-winning actress -...

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Cattrall's Flu Enrages Theatre Audience

4th February 2005 14:12

Sexy actress KIM CATTRALL disappointed theatre audiences on Tuesday (01FEB05) after taking time off from London production WHOSE LIFE IS IT ANYWAY?...

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Dirty Harry Star Vernon Dies

4th February 2005 14:12

DIRTY HARRY star JOHN VERNON has died at his Los Angeles home. He was 72. The Canadian actor's daughter KAY VERNON said her father passed away...

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Orbach Widow Fumes Over Mortgage Ads

4th February 2005 14:12

Late LAW AND ORDER star JERRY ORBACH is continuing to advertise mortgages in a television commercial - more than a month after his death. The...

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Tucker And Ratner To Testify At Jacko Trial

4th February 2005 14:12

Hollywood director BRETT RATNER and actor CHRIS TUCKER are expected to testify at MICHAEL JACKSON's child molestation trial. The RUSH HOUR...

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Drugs Took Ozzy To Another Dimension

4th February 2005 17:37

OZZY OSBOURNE enjoyed so many drink and drug-fuelled binges during his BLACK SABBATH heyday, he saw ghosts and had conversations with horses. ...

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J.lo Admits Vulnerable Attraction

4th February 2005 17:37

Superstar JENNIFER LOPEZ was initially attracted to husband MARC ANTHONY because he is "vulnerable" with a "soft heart". The JENNY FROM THE...

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Dre Gags Birthday Celebration

4th February 2005 17:37

Hip-hop producer DR DRE isn't happy about turning 40 later this month (18FEB05) - he's gagged a British radio station from mentioning his age. ...

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Doherty Charged

4th February 2005 17:37

LATEST: Singer PETE DOHERTY has been charged with robbery and blackmail by police in London. The former THE LIBERTINES singer and musician pal...

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Madonna Ignores Family Over Kabbalah

4th February 2005 17:37

MADONNA's religious devotion has estranged her from her brothers and sisters, because they have refused to convert to Kabbalah. The MATERIAL...

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Houston In Spirital Crisis

4th February 2005 17:37

LATEST: R+B star HOUSTON's bodyguard has hit out at claims the singer attempted to commit suicide, insisting he gouged out his own eye because of a...

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Hughes Spied On Lovers

4th February 2005 17:37

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO's OSCAR-winning performance as HOWARD HUGHES in THE AVIATOR only scratches the surface of the eccentric billionaire's obsessive...

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Richie's 90210 Rat Obsession

4th February 2005 17:37

NICOLE RICHIE is such a big fan of hit teen drama BEVERLY HILLS, 90210 she has named her six rats after the show's stars - much to the chagrin of...

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Reid Refuses To Get In Character

4th February 2005 17:37

Screen siren TARA REID refuses to re-enact her most famous movie roles for male fans because she doesn't want them to think she is like her...

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Redgrave To Save Father's Theatre

4th February 2005 17:37

Actor CORIN REDGRAVE is devoting the next five years of his life to save one of Britain's most historic theatres. The Redgrave Theatre in...

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Wine Sales Boosted By Sideways

4th February 2005 17:37

SIDEWAYS' romantic exploration of California's vineyards has sent thousands of enchanted American fans on shopping trips to buy the wines featured...

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Hewitt Losses Tv Lawsuit

4th February 2005 17:37

DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES's former lover JAMES HEWITT has lost his lawsuit against American TV network FOX NEWS. The ex-British Army officer sued...

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Huston Would Do Anything For Anderson

4th February 2005 17:37

OSCAR-winning actress ANJELICA HUSTON loves working with film-maker WES ANDERSON so much, she would do anything he directed her to without thinking...

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Stewart Fuming At Wolf-whistle

4th February 2005 17:37

STAR TREK actor PATRICK STEWART has blasted London theatre audiences for wolf-whistling at his muscular physique. The 64-year-old and co-star...

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Critic Forgives Gallo For Cancer Hex

4th February 2005 17:37

Movie critic ROGER EBERT has forgiven cult director VINCENT GALLO for wishing cancer on him. The 42-year-old lashed out at Ebert after he...

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New Bond Film Confirmed

4th February 2005 17:37

The next JAMES BOND movie will be based on late author IAN FLEMING's first book featuring the suave spy - CASINO ROYALE. GOLDENEYE director...

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Ozzy's Role Model Regrets

4th February 2005 17:37

Hellraising rocker OZZY OSBOURNE regrets not being a better role model when his son JACK faced drug rehab - he was in a worse state himself. The...

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Boyd Unaware Of Beatles

4th February 2005 17:37

GEORGE HARRISON's ex-wife PATTIE BOYD had no idea who THE BEATLES were when she first met him. The pair met and fell in love on the set of 1964...

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