Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 5th December 2008

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I'm A Celebrity Campmates Discuss Their 'Jungle Journey'

5th December 2008 0:22

The remaining contestants on I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! have opened up about their emotional jungle experiences.After Simon Webbe's...

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David Van Day Misses Out On Place In I'm A Celebrity Final

5th December 2008 0:22

The final three contestants for I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! are left in the jungle after David Van Day was voted off the show.The 80s...

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Doherty To Join The Who

5th December 2008 1:38

BABYSHAMBLES rocker PETE DOHERTY is reportedly set to replace PETE TOWNSHEND in THE WHO for a one-off charity gig. The band's frontman, Roger...

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West To Intern In Fashion Design

5th December 2008 1:38

Fashion-forward rapper KANYE WEST is reportedly considering a career change after speaking of his desire to intern for a major fashion house. The...

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Mayer Jokes About Aniston Cake Snub

5th December 2008 1:38

Rocker JOHN MAYER has jokingly suggested his romance with JENNIFER ANISTON is in trouble again - because she took all the credit for baking a cake. ...

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Spears To Light Up Los Angeles

5th December 2008 1:38

BRITNEY SPEARS is set for a double Christmas celebration after reportedly agreeing to switch on L.A. Live's first holiday display. The pop star, who...

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Maines Sued For Defamation

5th December 2008 1:38

The stepfather of a murdered Arkansas child is suing DIXIE CHICKS star NATALIE MAINES for defamation. Terry Hobbs claims the outspoken country...

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Holmes: 'I'm Not Just Mrs. Cruise'

5th December 2008 1:38

KATIE HOLMES has hit out at suggestions she has lost control of her life since becoming TOM CRUISE's wife in 2006. The angry actress is tired of...

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Hathaway + Eastwood Honoured By Film Board

5th December 2008 1:38

ANNE HATHAWAY and CLINT EASTWOOD are among the stars who will be honoured by America's National Board of Review The organisation announced the...

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The Things They Say 10447

5th December 2008 1:38

"My fiancee just left me a few weeks ago, I've got family problems. There are plenty of issues in my life to draw on for lyrics." DISTURBED frontman...

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The Things They Say 10446

5th December 2008 1:38

"Did somebody get overwhelmed? I’m sorry about that. Buy a T-shirt on the way out, please.” NOEL GALLAGHER on hearing a fan had passed out...

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Sullivan Plans Coldplay Meeting

5th December 2008 1:38

R+B Singer JAZMINE SULLIVAN is delighted to have received a clutch of Grammy Award nominations - because she will get to meet her idols COLDPLAY at...

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Brand To Revamp Moore's Arthur?

5th December 2008 1:38

British funnyman RUSSELL BRAND is poised to reprise DUDLEY MOORE's lovable rascal ARTHUR in a remake of the 1981 hit. The actor/comedian is in talks...

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Paltrow's Broadway Plans

5th December 2008 1:38

GWYNETH PALTROW wants to swap the big screen for the Broadway stage, and is already planning out her dream theatre roles. The actress has put her...

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The Things They Say 10448

5th December 2008 1:38

"It had been on my mind for a long time. I became very conscious that I was getting long in the tooth to play the great lover. Not that I ever needed...

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Fascinating Fact 6500

5th December 2008 1:38

GEORGE CLOONEY's production office on the Warner Bros. set in Burbank, California was once acting great BETTE DAVIS' dressing room.

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Estrada Becomes A Real Cop

5th December 2008 1:38

Former TV cop ERIK ESTRADA has become a real-life officer after a reality TV flop gave him a new career option. The CHipS star was among the...

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The Jeffersons Star Benedict Dies

5th December 2008 1:38

THE JEFFERSONS star PAUL BENEDICT has died at the age of 70. The actor - who was best known for playing English neighbour Harry Bentley on the...

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Fonda Names The Date For Broadway Return

5th December 2008 1:38

JANE FONDA will return to the Broadway stage for a 15-week run in MOISES KAUFMAN's 33 VARIATIONS in February (09). It will mark her first...

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Bundchen To Wed Brady?

5th December 2008 1:38

Supermodel GISELE BUNDCHEN is making secret plans to wed her sports star boyfriend TOM BRADY in March (09), according to new reports. The couple has...

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The Things They Say 10449

5th December 2008 1:38

I don't think the acting/recording thing really works. Maybe if you're an urban act, but I'm not sure it works if you're an actor." GWYNETH PALTROW...

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Beyonce Is Richest Young Star

5th December 2008 7:32

R+B singer BEYONCE KNOWLES has been named as the richest star under 30 - with an estimated $80 million (GBP55 million) in the bank. The Crazy In...

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Bon Scott Biopic Planned

5th December 2008 7:32

Tragic AC DC frontman BON SCOTT's life is to be adapted into a new movie. Moviemaker Eddie Martin is piecing together magical moments from the rock...

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Love Explains Coogan Fling

5th December 2008 7:32

Rocker COURTNEY LOVE has explained her unlikely fling with British comic STEVE COOGAN - putting the attraction down to the star's resemblance to late...

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Lewis Delighted By Grammy Girls

5th December 2008 7:32

British pop star LEONA LEWIS is delighted to see so many female artists receive nominations for the upcoming Grammy Awards - as it is "hard" for...

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West Denies Giving Up Rap

5th December 2008 7:32

Rapper KANYE WEST has denied he has turned his back on rap for good - insisting he will always be a hip-hop performer. The Stronger hitmaker has...

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No Speed For Reeves

5th December 2008 7:32

Hollywood actor KEANU REEVES is adamant he won't be starring in a proposed new sequel to his hit movie SPEED. It was recently reported that movie...

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Paltrow: 'I'm No Longer A Movie Star'

5th December 2008 7:32

GWYNETH PALTROW has officially quit her status as a movie star, so she can devote her life to her kids. The Shakespeare in Love Oscar winner insists...

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Police Hunt Two Over Ruffalo Shooting

5th December 2008 7:32

Police in Los Angeles are hunting two people in connection with the shooting of actor MARK RUFFALO's younger brother SCOTT. The 39-year-old...

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The Things They Say 10450

5th December 2008 7:32

"You don't want to be thinking you've missed out when you've got kids swinging round your ankles. When your responsibilities kick in it's all over,...

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Fascinating Fact 6502

5th December 2008 7:32

WAYNE'S WORLD star TIA CARRERE is among the nominees up for a Grammy Award for Best Hawaiian Music Album.

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Fascinating Fact 6501

5th December 2008 7:32

STEVIE WONDER's wife KAI MORRIS is among the favourites to design the dress BARACK OBAMA's wife MICHELLE will wear when the couple officially become...

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The Things They Say 10453

5th December 2008 7:32

"I would love to do a musical... I've got a couple that I'm looking at." TOM CRUISE is ready to follow his wife KATIE HOLMES onto the Broadway stage.

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The Things They Say 10452

5th December 2008 7:32

"I want it to do great. I've seen about an hour of it. It's amazing. Amazing." JENNIFER ANISTON still checks out ex-husband BRAD PITT's new movies....

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The Things They Say 10451

5th December 2008 7:32

"I remember liking her because she ate a lot of ice-cream." TOM CRUISE on his first date at the movies.

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Carrey Haunted By Bungee Jump

5th December 2008 7:32

A bungee jump JIM CARREY took off a high Pasadena, California bridge for his new film YES MAN came back to haunt the movie star weeks after he took...

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Macfarlane Named Smartest Man In Tv

5th December 2008 7:32

FAMILY GUY and AMERICAN DAD creator SETH MACFARLANE has been named the smartest man in TV, according to a new industry poll. The animator tops the...

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Wyle All Emotional About E.r. Return

5th December 2008 7:32

Actor NOAH WYLE's return to E.R. was an emotional one - but he's glad he made the choice to come back for the TV medical drama's final run. Wyle has...

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Moore Was Fleming's First Choice For 007

5th December 2008 7:32

ROGER MOORE was author IAN FLEMING's first choice to play JAMES BOND - and he almost landed the superspy role ahead of SEAN CONNERY. Moore...

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The Things They Say 10455

5th December 2008 7:32

"You lose your mind, all power of thought goes, which is often useful." Actor ALAN RICKMAN on his love for rollercoasters.

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The Things They Say 10454

5th December 2008 7:32

"When your name's Noah, it comes with the territory." Actor NOAH WYLE on his pet menagerie.

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Graham Norton To Replace Terry Wogan As Eurovision Host

5th December 2008 9:49

Sir Terry Wogan has commentated on his last Eurovision Song Contest, with Graham Norton set to take over in 2009.The Radio 2 host, 70, had fuelled...

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Oj Simpson Facing 'Six Years To Life' Over Robbery

5th December 2008 10:31

Former American football star OJ Simpson could be sentenced to life imprisonment today (Friday December 5th) for his involvement in an armed...

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White Lies And Florence Named On Sound Of 2009 List

5th December 2008 10:42

West London rising stars White Lies and singer-songwriter Florence and the Machine have been named on the BBC's Sound of 2009 longlist.The...

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Boy George Found Guilty Of False Imprisonment

5th December 2008 11:04

Pop singer Boy George has been found guilty of the false imprisonment of a male escort in 2007.The 80s singer - real name George O'Dowd - was charged...

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Grandmaster Flash Releases A New Album

5th December 2008 11:43

Hip Hop legend GRANDMASTER FLASH is set to release a new album on February 23rd 2009. The record will be titled 'The Bridge: Concept Of A Culture'...

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Coldplay Accused Of Plagiarism

5th December 2008 12:10

Guitarist JOE SATRIANI has accused British band COLDPLAY of using one of his riffs on their single VIVA LA VIDA.He filed court papers against the...

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Hudson's Grammy Nods Are 'Truly A Blessing'

5th December 2008 12:18

Grieving singer/actress JENNIFER HUDSON has expressed her gratitude for four Grammy award nominations - telling fans succeeding as a recording artist...

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Guitarist Accuses Coldplay Of Plagiarism

5th December 2008 12:18

Guitar legend JOE SATRIANI is suing COLDPLAY for copyright infringement - accusing the British rockers of plagiarising one of his songs. Satriani...

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Boy George Guilty Of Imprisoning Male Escort

5th December 2008 12:18

British singer BOY GEORGE is facing a possible jail sentence after he was found guilty of falsely imprisoning a male escort at his home in London. ...

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Gallagher's Sleepwalking Problems

5th December 2008 12:18

OASIS star NOEL GALLAGHER has started sleepwalking at the age of 41. The rocker has never had problems with the condition before but was recently...

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Jones Wants Music To Change The World

5th December 2008 12:18

Legendary producer QUINCY JONES is to impart the wisdom of his 50 years in the music business during a speech at a major music conference next year...

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Lewis Eyes Rock Album

5th December 2008 12:18

Pop star LEONA LEWIS is to give her next album a rock influence - and is eyeing a collaboration with Irish band THE SCRIPT. The Bleeding Love...

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Madonna Ropes In Sex Snapper For Vuitton Ad

5th December 2008 12:18

MADONNA has returned to her raunchy roots in an advertising campaign for luxury brand LOUIS VUITTON - she's roped in the photographer behind her...

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Shakira's Show For Obama

5th December 2008 12:18

Superstar singer SHAKIRA will celebrate U.S. President-elect BARACK OBAMA's White House victory - with a performance at his inauguration party. The...

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Ledger's Apartment Taken Off Rental Market

5th December 2008 12:18

The New York City apartment where HEATH LEDGER died has been pulled off the real estate market - after the tragic property failed to attract a...

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The Things They Say 10456

5th December 2008 12:18

'I'm quite terrified that nobody is going to buy tickets so can everyone please go and buy some? I bought six of my own!" LILY ALLEN has been...

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Rodriguez: 'Madonna Is Just A Pal'

5th December 2008 12:18

Baseball star ALEX RODRIGUEZ has spoken out about his reported relationship with MADONNA - insisting the pair are just "friends". The sports hero...

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Weisz Lands Streetcar Role

5th December 2008 12:18

RACHEL WEISZ has landed one of the most coveted roles in theatre - playing BLANCHE DuBOIS in TENNESSEE WILLIAMS' A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE. The...

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Pattinson Credits Father For Helping Rise To Fame

5th December 2008 12:18

TWILIGHT star ROBERT PATTINSON is still in shock over his rise to movie stardom - and credits his dad for helping him become a Hollywood sex symbol. ...

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Winfrey Was Snubbed By Palin

5th December 2008 12:18

OPRAH WINFREY has slammed failed Republican vice-presidential candidate SARAH PALIN - after she snubbed offers to be interviewed on the U.S. TV...

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Kidman Shames Jackman With Faint Revelation

5th December 2008 12:18

AUSTRALIA actress NICOLE KIDMAN has ruined her co-star HUGH JACKMAN's hunky image - after revealing he fainted on the first day of shooting the BAZ...

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The Things They Say 10457

5th December 2008 12:18

"I've never been that girl (who) was auditioning to be the hot cheerleader. I was always the quirky girl. I'm much more comfortable being goofy than...

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Late Actress Kerr's Jewels Sell For Thousands

5th December 2008 12:18

Jewellery belonging to the late film star DEBORAH KERR have sold for more than $50,000 (GBP33,600) at an auction in London. The collection was sold...

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The Things They Say 10460

5th December 2008 12:18

"When you meet the person you know you are going to spend the rest of your life with, vanity and insecurity drop away. Also when you've gone through...

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The Things They Say 10459

5th December 2008 12:18

"I would walk over hot coals through fire for him. I deeply love him; he's brilliant and inspiring, words can't describe my devotion to him." NICOLE...

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The Things They Say 10458

5th December 2008 12:18

"I gained 34 pounds for the role. It's coming off, but I still have another 10 pounds to go." MICKEY ROURKE is battling the bulge he put on for his...

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January Re-release For The Dark Knight Confirmed

5th December 2008 14:53

The Dark Knight will be re-released in the US on January 23rd in a bid to take its box office gross past the $1 billion (684 million) mark.The...

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Guitar Legend Satriani Accuses Coldplay Of Plagiarism

5th December 2008 16:10

Coldplay face a plagiarism lawsuit after guitarist Joe Satriani accused the Grammy nominees of using one of his riffs.The 52-year-old's copyright...

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Smith Dismisses Scientology Rumours

5th December 2008 16:21

WILL SMITH has brushed off reports his Hollywood pal TOM CRUISE has converted him to Scientology - because he is a student of all religion. Smith,...

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Fascinating Fact 6503

5th December 2008 16:21

BRITNEY SPEARS has added four more U.K. dates to her Circus tour, due to popular demand. Spears was originally down to play two nights in Britain but...

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Surprise Return For Rap Pioneer Flash

5th December 2008 16:21

Hip-hop legend GRANDMASTER FLASH is to release his first album of new material in more than 20 years. The DJ, real name Joseph Saddler, has not put...

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Jethro Tull 'Nervous' Over Mumbai Show

5th December 2008 16:21

Rockers JETHRO TULL are scared to play their rescheduled show in terror-hit Mumbai, India - but are adamant they will not be "hiding under the bed"...

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Knowles: 'Marriage Is A Power Struggle'

5th December 2008 16:21

R+B singer BEYONCE KNOWLES has confessed her marriage to JAY-Z is often a "power struggle". The Crazy In Love hitmaker, who wed the rapper in April...

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T.i. 'Has No Place' For Shawty Lo Feud

5th December 2008 16:21

Rapper T.I. has no reason to slam rival SHAWTY LO following their altercation at the Dirty Awards in November (08) - he insists his bad-boy past is...

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Dylan's Former Home 'Trashed By Owners'

5th December 2008 16:21

BOB DYLAN fans have reacted with fury to allegations the owners of New York's legendary Chelsea Hotel have wrecked the room the rock legend once...

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Second Release For Batman Film

5th December 2008 16:21

Hit BATMAN movie THE DARK KNIGHT is to be re-released in U.S. cinemas in January (09). The superhero film, starring Christian Bale and the late...

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Smith Credits Cruise With Movie Success

5th December 2008 16:21

WILL SMITH credits TOM CRUISE with his record-breaking box-office success - because the icon reviews his movie scripts before he takes on a new...

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Bach Ordered Out Of Hasselhoff's Home

5th December 2008 16:21

DAVID HASSELHOFF has turned up the heat in his divorce from PAMELA BACH - a judge has reportedly ordered her out of the BAYWATCH star's house. The...

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Howard Felt 'Betrayed' By Nixon

5th December 2008 16:21

FROST/NIXON director RON HOWARD felt let down by former U.S. President RICHARD NIXON - because the filmmaker had once voted for him. Howard's new...

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Fiorentino's Boyfriend Arrested Over Pellicano Case

5th December 2008 16:21

Actress LINDA FIORENTINO's FBI agent boyfriend has been arrested after he was allegedly caught prying into confidential files about shamed private...

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The Things They Say 10463

5th December 2008 16:21

"My mum says I'm over-bonded with her. But I don't care." NICOLE KIDMAN can't bear to be separated from baby SUNDAY ROSE.

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The Things They Say 10462

5th December 2008 16:21

"We wanted it to be an Australian GONE WITH THE WIND." NICOLE KIDMAN wants her new movie AUSTRALIA to become a classic.

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The Things They Say 10461

5th December 2008 16:21

"I feel trapped with the idea of marriage. How can you really be with somebody forever? I'd get bored." Actress AMANDA BYNES has sworn off marriage...

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Cowell Rated Highly By His Ex

5th December 2008 16:21

SIMON COWELL has been rated "11 and three-quarters out of 10" in the bedroom by his pop star ex-girlfriend SINITTA. The singer, who once dated Brad...

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Gossip Girl Slated For Spin-off Show

5th December 2008 16:21

Producers of hit TV series GOSSIP GIRL are set to delight fans - they want to film a spin-off show. The series, which charts the lives of privileged...

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Pinkett Smith Happy To Help Karate Kid Son

5th December 2008 16:21

Actress JADA PINKETT SMITH has a new role - acting as son JADEN's mentor as he stars in a remake of THE KARATE KID. Jaden, Pinkett Smith's eldest...

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Simon Looks Forward To Possible Blue Reunion

5th December 2008 17:26

I'M A CELEBRITY star SIMON WEBBE has said he hopes his stint in the jungle will lead to a comeback for his boyband BLUE. Speaking to the Daily...

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O.j. Simpson Sentenced To 15 Years

5th December 2008 18:27

O.J. SIMPSON has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for his part in a sports memorabilia heist at the Palace Station Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas...

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Nbc, Viacom Swell Jobless Lines

5th December 2008 18:43

Along with Christmas greetings, hundreds of media workers will find pink slips in their mail during the holiday season. NBC Universal and Viacom each...

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Football Comes To The Multiplex -- In 3-D

5th December 2008 18:43

In what was described as an experiment, an NFL game was broadcast in 3-D to a theater in Los Angeles, New York and Boston Thursday night, and, except...

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About Those Rumors Of Koppel Taking Over Meet The Press

5th December 2008 18:43

Ted Koppel has spiked continued rumors that he is in discussions to take over the job as moderator of Meet the Press . Asked by the website TVNewser...

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Rudolph Less Glee

5th December 2008 18:43

CBS's annual telecast of Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer won its timeslot Wednesday night, but ratings figures indicate that its nose was not so...

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Names Of Jailed Journalists Disclosed

5th December 2008 18:53

The international Committee to Protect Journalists on Thursday released its annual census of imprisoned journalists, noting that 125 of them were...

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Slumdog Wins First Major Award

5th December 2008 18:53

The National Board of Review, which launches the movie awards season each year, named Fox Searchlight's Slumdog Millionaire best film of the year...

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Movie Reviews The Punisher War Zone

5th December 2008 18:53

Roger Ebert is disappointed. The Chicago Sun-Times critic writes, "You used to be able to depend on a bad film being poorly made. No longer." What...

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Movie Reviews Cadillac Records

5th December 2008 18:53

Cadillac Records , which takes a look at the early origins of rock 'n' roll at Chess Records in Chicago, has got critics dancing in the aisles....

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Movie Reviews Nobel Son

5th December 2008 19:03

Critics are awarding Nobel Son -- in which Alan Rickman plays an unlikable winner of a Nobel Prize in chemistry -- faint praise. Manohla Dargis...

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Akon Eyes Acting Career

5th December 2008 19:12

R+B star AKON is the latest musician with hopes of turning his hitmaking success into an acting career. The Smack That star admits he's already...

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Judge Issues Warrant For Dmx's Arrest

5th December 2008 19:12

A judge has issued a warrant for the arrest of DMX after the rapper missed a scheduled court appearance. The star - real name Earl Simmons - was...

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O.j. Simpson Sentenced To 15 Years

5th December 2008 19:12

O.J. SIMPSON has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for his part in a sports memorabilia heist at the Palace Station Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas...

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Perry Sorry For 'Robbed' Lewis

5th December 2008 19:12

Pop star KATY PERRY is disappointed with Grammy bosses - for "robbing" British singer LEONA LEWIS of a shot at the Best New Artist award. Lewis has...

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Reznor Scraps 3-D Concert Movie

5th December 2008 19:12

NINE INCH NAILS rocker TRENT REZNOR has abandoned plans for a 3-D concert film which would have documented the band's current tour. Reznor lined up...

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Simpson Moving In With Romo?

5th December 2008 19:12

Texan singer JESSICA SIMPSON has sparked rumours she will move in with boyfriend TONY ROMO - after swapping her hotel room to stay with the American...

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Kidman: 'I'm Braver In My 40s'

5th December 2008 19:12

Actress NICOLE KIDMAN is embracing her 40s - because she is braver now than she has ever been. The Oscar winner faced a tough time as she took on...

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Clooney Party Raises Millions For Darfur

5th December 2008 19:12

GEORGE CLOONEY raised $14.57 million (GBP10 million) for the victims of Darfur by hosting a fundraising party in London on Thursday (04Dec08). The...

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Labeouf's Smashed Hand Forces Actor To Drop From Film

5th December 2008 19:12

SHIA LABEOUF has been forced to pull out of a forthcoming film after doctors reportedly advised him to undergo more surgery to his smashed hand. The...

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Philbin's Cop Car Fender-bender

5th December 2008 19:12

Veteran U.S. TV presenter REGIS PHILBIN escaped with a warning after a car crash with a parked police cruiser last month

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Knight Rider Ends Season Early

5th December 2008 19:12

TV bosses have sparked reports hit 1980s show KNIGHT RIDER is on the verge of cancellation - after ending the series mid-season. The show, which...

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Mason Sues College Over Gig 'Deceit'

5th December 2008 19:12

Veteran comedian JACKIE MASON is suing a New York college and a concert promoter for $50,000 (GBP33,000), alleging they breached an agreement by...

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Weinstein Holds Out Olive Branch To Rudin

5th December 2008 19:12

Hollywood movie mogul HARVEY WEINSTEIN wants to make peace with producer pal SCOTT RUDIN, after their bitter argument over two new movies starring...

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Unmade Bond Screenplay Sells For Thousands

5th December 2008 19:12

A script co-written by SIR SEAN CONNERY for a JAMES BOND film that was never made has sold at auction for $68,400 (GBP46,850). The screenplay for...

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Oj Simpson Jailed For 15 Years Over Robbery

5th December 2008 20:30

Former American football star OJ Simpson has been handed a 15-year sentence today for his involvement in an armed robbery.In October, the 61-year-old...

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Joe Swash Wins I'm A Celebrity...

5th December 2008 23:23

EastEnders actor Joe Swash has won the latest series of ITV1's I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!In a poll of the public, the 26-year-old beat...

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Jones Arrested After Bar Brawl

5th December 2008 23:26

Soccer star-turned-Hollywood tough guy VINNIE JONES has been arrested after a brawl in a Sioux Falls, South Dakota bar. TMZ.com reports the Snatch...

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