Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 9th September 2003

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Mickey Rourke: 'I F***Ed Up'

9th September 2003 2:33

Movie hardman MICKEY ROURKE admits it's his own fault Hollywood dumped him in the nineties. The ANGEL HEART actor - who has a well-publicised...

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Ledger Is Starstruck

9th September 2003 2:33

A KNIGHT'S TALE star HEATH LEDGER is one of Hollywood most successful young stars - but he still gets nervous when he's around other celebrities. ...

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Kutcher's Inspiration

9th September 2003 2:33

JUST MARRIED star ASHTON KUTCHER has an ambition close to his heart - to put his twin brother MICHAEL in a film. Kutcher's brother was born with...

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Keira Snubs Stylists

9th September 2003 2:33

Teen British screen siren KEIRA KNIGHTLEY refuses to have a stylist, after one bad experience in hot pants turned her off fashion professionals. ...

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Exorcist Is Top Terror

9th September 2003 2:33

Controversial 1973 horror film THE EXORCIST has been voted the top scary movie of all time in a poll of British video renters. The WILLIAM...

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Aniston Hates Nosy, Flashing Fans

9th September 2003 2:33

JENNIFER ANISTON is already tiring of her new Hollywood home because star-hunting fans keep ringing her buzzer and flashing their breasts at the...

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Arnie Upset Over Bad Joke

9th September 2003 2:33

Movie star-turned-politician ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER is demanding a public apology from California's Governor GRAY DAVIS over a racial slur he made...

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Candace Bushnell Stands Up For Toyboys

9th September 2003 2:33

SEX AND THE CITY scribe CANDACE BUSHNELL is all for ladies having younger lovers - because younger men understand independent women. The...

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Beckinsale's Bare Beneath

9th September 2003 2:33

Sexy Brit actress KATE BECKINSALE only has one real vice - not wearing underwear. The clean-living mum-of-one, who plays a leather-clad vampire...

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Clooney Hates Shouters

9th September 2003 2:33

Heart-throb GEORGE CLOONEY picks his movie projects according to whether the directors are "yellers". The actor hates working with tyrants who...

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Drew Chips In

9th September 2003 2:33

A-list Hollywood actress DREW BARRYMORE proved she still has the common touch when she popped out to a late night fast food joint with her rocker...

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J.lo's Cheating Payoff

9th September 2003 2:33

Latina superstar JENNIFER LOPEZ has a surefire way of making certain fiance BEN AFFLECK stays faithful - he'll have to pay her half his fortune if...

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Mel C's Diva Day

9th September 2003 2:33

Former SPICE GIRL MEL C had TV producers in a spin when she refused to share a room with other celebrities on a new reality show. The one-time...

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Posh's Big Pay Day

9th September 2003 2:33

Comeback pop star VICTORIA BECKHAM has landed a six-figure deal to advertise DAIHATSU cars in Japan. DAVID BECKHAM's wife appears in TV ads and...

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N.o.r.e. In Trouble With The Law Again

9th September 2003 2:33

New York rapper N.O.R.E. has been arrested for marijuana possession after police allegedly found a joint and a bag of the drug in his car. ...

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Durst Pours Out His Soul

9th September 2003 2:33

Rocker FRED DURST believes LIMP BIZKIT's new album will be their best ever - it's a "tidal wave" of emotion taken directly from his personal...

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Dido Is Invisible

9th September 2003 2:33

Sexy singer DIDO is delighted her image allows her to blend into a crowd, even though she's achieved global success. Private Dido avoids...

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Bowie Beams Into Cinemas

9th September 2003 2:33

DAVID BOWIE will score a technological first next week (15SEP03) by beaming a live studio performance into cinemas around the world. The rocker...

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Gwyneth To Sing With Coldplay?

9th September 2003 2:33

Actress GWYNETH PALTROW is causing a rift in her boyfriend CHRIS MARTIN's band - her influence on Martin and her plans to sing with them have the...

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Another Reality Tv Star In Trouble

9th September 2003 9:15

Producers of MTV's REAL WORLD are reeling after another castmate has shamed the hit show by getting involved in a bar fight. THE REAL WORLD:...

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Alt Fights For Canadian Citizenship

9th September 2003 9:15

Supermodel CAROL ALT is fighting the Canadian Government over red tape hassles that are preventing her from becoming a citizen. The New...

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Tears Flow On The Friends Set

9th September 2003 9:15

FRIENDS stars JENNIFER ANISTON and COURTENEY COX are struggling to make it through the sitcom's final series - they're already sobbing wrecks after...

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Ellen Lands Justin Chat Thanks To Her Version Of His Hit

9th September 2003 9:15

Comic ELLEN DEGENERES persuaded JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE to appear on her new daytime chat show by sending him a videotape featuring her performing his...

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Kudrow's Happy Beach Birthday

9th September 2003 9:15

LISA KUDROW celebrated her 40th birthday in style on Saturday (06SEP03) with her FRIENDS friends. The actress rented out a Malibu, California,...

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Aniston And Pitt Beat The Ultimate Relationship Challenge

9th September 2003 9:15

JENNIFER ANISTON is convinced her marriage to BRAD PITT will last forever because they've already been through their biggest challenge. The...

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Leo Thanks Gwen For Special Love Song

9th September 2003 9:15

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO had a special thankyou for movie newcomer GWEN STEFANI on the set of their new film THE AVIATOR - because her music helped him...

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Will Kennedy Anniversary Mark Ben + Jen's Dream Wedding?

9th September 2003 9:15

Locals in San Ysidro, California, are convinced they'll be getting a taste of BEN AFFLECK and JENNIFER LOPEZ's wedding this weekend (14SEP03),...

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Nicole Plans Ahead For Romance And Motherhood

9th September 2003 9:15

Hollywood superstar NICOLE KIDMAN is ready to turn her back on Hollywood and become a mum again. After adopting two children with former husband...

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Method Man's Comic Craving

9th September 2003 9:15

Comic fan METHOD MAN has a storage library full of 50,000 of his favourite cartoon books and graphic novels. The 32-year-old rapper has spent a...

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Debbie Harry Confesses Facelift

9th September 2003 9:15

Rock vixen DEBBIE HARRY had a face-lift to try and preserve her famous good looks. The BLONDIE frontwoman's stunning features made her one of...

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J.lo Gets Sexy For Ben's Big Day

9th September 2003 9:15

JENNIFER LOPEZ is planning to give husband-to-be BEN AFFLECK a treat on his wedding night this weekend (14SEP03) if a secret weekend (6/7SEP03)...

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Aaliyah's Parents Settle

9th September 2003 9:15

Tragic R+B star AALIYAH's parents have reached an undisclosed settlement in a negligence lawsuit over the singer's death in a 2001 plane crash. ...

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Christina Confronts Britney Over Kiss

9th September 2003 9:15

The furore surrounding MADONNA and BRITNEY SPEARS' onstage kiss refuses to die down - CHRISTINA AGUILERA has accused the pop princess of trying to...

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Elle Slams Pressure To Be Thin

9th September 2003 14:08

Former supermodel ELLE MacPHERSON has warned other mums off dieting obsessively immediately after giving birth. Elle - famous for the figure...

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Keira: La Sends Me Wacky

9th September 2003 14:08

British actress KEIRA KNIGHTLEY refuses to move to Los Angeles, because the city drives her crazy. The PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: THE CURSE OF...

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Blaine Egg Throwers Are 'Jealous'

9th September 2003 14:08

Onlookers throwing missiles at illusionist DAVID BLAINE's perspex box are simply jealous an American is getting all the headlines, according to a...

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Norton Knocks Back Davis

9th September 2003 14:08

EDWARD NORTON is in no hurry to find a new girlfriend after splitting with long-term partner SALMA HAYEK - he turned down KRISTIN DAVIS' advances...

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Serena Sweetens-up Robert Evans

9th September 2003 14:08

Tennis babe SERENA WILLIAMS has reportedly been cosying up to Hollywood legend ROBERT EVANS in a bid to boost her acting career. The WIMBLEDON...

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Injury Prone Diaz Hurt Again

9th September 2003 14:08

CAMERON DIAZ is having a torrid time of it at the moment - the sexy actress managed to damage her leg as well as her nose while holidaying in...

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Moss' Identity Crisis

9th September 2003 14:08

Supermodel KATE MOSS had a hilarious encounter at STELLA McCARTNEY's Scottish wedding earlier this month (SEP03) with a local who failed to...

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Renee Sheds Doughnut Diet

9th September 2003 14:08

Movie beauty RENEE ZELLWEGER has abandoned her doughnut diet, as she piles on the pounds for her role in the BRIDGET JONES'S DIARY sequel. The...

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David Blaine Tortured By Smell Of Burgers

9th September 2003 14:08

Daredevil illusionist DAVID BLAINE is struggling just days into his ABOVE THE BELOW endurance feat in London - because he can smell fast-food being...

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Carrie-anne Moss Gives Birth

9th September 2003 14:08

Movie beauty CARRIE-ANNE MOSS has given birth to her first child. The MATRIX actress has yet to divulge the sex, name or weight of the tot - who...

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Thurman: Kill Bill Is Too Violent For Oscars

9th September 2003 14:08

Hollywood star UMA THURMAN has blasted KILL BILL's chances of winning any OSCARS next year (04), insisting that it's far too violent. The...

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So Solid Member Blasts UK Home Secretary

9th September 2003 14:08

A member of garage act SO SOLID CREW has asked the British Government's legal chief the ATTORNEY GENERAL to investigate Home Secretary DAVID...

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Craig David Swaps Work For Love

9th September 2003 14:08

R+B hunk CRAIG DAVID is so smitten with his new latina girlfriend, he's abandoned all work projects to fly across the world and romance her. ...

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Johns And Imbruglia Trip The Light Fantastic

9th September 2003 14:08

SILVERCHAIR rocker DANIEL JOHNS has showed he's back to full fitness by enjoying a raunchy dance with his sexy fiance NATALIE IMBRUGLIA at a London...

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Jay-z's Beyonce Birthday Surprise

9th September 2003 14:08

Rapper JAY-Z showed his love for BEYONCE KNOWLES by lavishing the R+B beauty with expensive gifts and organising a surprise party to celebrate her...

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Minogue Wows Real Madrid's Raul

9th September 2003 14:08

Pop singer DANNII MINOGUE wowed the REAL MADRID soccer team after performing at an Ibiza nightclub at the weekend (06/07SEP03) - with star...

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Dixie Chicks Slam Arnie's Politics

9th September 2003 14:08

Outspoken country stars THE DIXIE CHICKS joined the growing list of celebrities opposing ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER's bid to become California...

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Beyonce's All Girl Tour

9th September 2003 14:08

Pop sensation BEYONCE KNOWLES is desperate to form an all-girl R+B supergroup. The DESTINY'S CHILD babe, currently riding high in the charts...

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Manson Wins Emotional Distress Case

9th September 2003 14:08

Shock-rocker MARILYN MANSON has won the emotional distress lawsuit brought against him by a security guard, who was seeking $75,000 (GBP46,875) in...

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Scott Thomas' Stage Fear

9th September 2003 17:26

British actress KRISTIN SCOTT THOMAS may be an experienced actress in front of the camera, but she found it nearly impossible to step onto the...

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Toy Company Sues Paramount

9th September 2003 17:26

Leading American toy maker WHAM-O INC. is suing PARAMOUNT PICTURES for featuring one of their products in a new movie without its permission. ...

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Blaine Attacked With Full Breakfast

9th September 2003 17:26

Wacky magician DAVID BLAINE's ability to cope without food has been put to the ultimate test by British comedian HENRY NAYLOR - who threw a full...

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Roman Polanski To Film Oliver Twist

9th September 2003 17:26

OSCAR-winning director ROMAN POLANSKI's passion for using dark subject matter in his movies is taking a backseat for his latest project - a feature...

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Cleese Dismisses Python Reunion

9th September 2003 17:26

Legendary comedian JOHN CLEESE has all but ruled out a MONTY PYTHON reunion - because the comic collective haven't met for four years. Cleese,...

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Producer Says Indy Iv Will Not Rely On Cgi

9th September 2003 17:26

INDIANA JONES producer FRANK MARSHALL is determined to shun the current trends in movie making - insisting the upcoming fourth installment of the...

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Filmmaker Riefenstahl Dies Aged 101

9th September 2003 17:26

Controversial TRIUMPH OF THE WILL filmmaker LENI RIEFENSTAHL has died at the age of 101. Riefenstahl's work was notoriously admired by German...

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Insurance Sees Winona Also Leaving Allen

9th September 2003 17:26

Movie beauty WINONA RYDER has been forced to pull out of WOODY ALLEN's new flick - because the cost of insuring her is too high following her...

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Rachel Stevens' Leather Bedroom

9th September 2003 17:26

Gorgeous pop star RACHEL STEVENS has a "saucy" leather bedroom - because it's more "sophisticated". The SWEET DREAMS MY LA EX singer grew tired...

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Mavericks Make A Comeback

9th September 2003 17:26

Country-tinged stars THE MAVERICKS have regrouped to release a eponymous new album, following a three year break when the band's future hung in the...

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Blatt Motivated By Greed

9th September 2003 17:26

Former ALL SAINTS singer MELANIE BLATT has explained the motivation behind her new solo career - pure greed. The sexy star, who is making a...

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Hilary Duff To Make Music, Not Movies

9th September 2003 17:26

Teen sensation HILARY DUFF is planning to take a break from making movies to concentrate on her burgeoning music career. The AGENT CODY BANKS...

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Jay Kay Quits Partying

9th September 2003 17:26

JAMIROQUAI singer JAY KAY has given up his infamous raucous nights out on the town - because he's sick of getting into trouble. The extravagant...

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Mandy Moore Hosts 'Women Rock'

9th September 2003 17:26

Pop beauty MANDY MOORE is set to host the fourth annual WOMEN ROCK! benefit gig for cancer research. The CANDY singer will also perform at the...

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Ruby Wax: Minnelli + Gest Were 'In Love'

9th September 2003 17:26

LIZA MINNELLI and her estranged fourth husband DAVID GEST were really "in love" until the veteran singer and actress started drinking again,...

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Timberlake Bans Blondes

9th September 2003 17:26

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE bans all blonde women from appearing in his videos - because they remind him of ex-girlfriend BRITNEY SPEARS. The hunky pop...

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Kilmer To Play Farrell's Dad In Alexander Epic

9th September 2003 21:13

VAL KILMER is to play COLIN FARRELL's dad in OLIVER STONE's ambitious ALEXANDER THE GREAT epic. THE DOORS star has signed on to play Macedonian...

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J.lo Films Cuban Party

9th September 2003 21:13

JENNIFER LOPEZ will make her debut as a documentarian by producing a new movie about a Cuban coming-of-age ball. The actress/singer will take...

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Jackson's Oscar Anger

9th September 2003 21:13

Supercool Hollywood star SAMUEL L JACKSON let his suave mask slip in public when he missed out on a 1995 ACADEMY AWARD. Jackson, who was...

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Bloom's Normality Needs

9th September 2003 21:13

Hunky Hollywood sensation ORLANDO BLOOM's career in movies may be short-lived - because it's not enough to keep him happy. The British actor -...

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Hoffman Pays Full Price

9th September 2003 21:13

Hollywood veteran DUSTIN HOFFMAN refuses to pay the senior citizen fee at the cinema, because he feels too young to purchase a half price ticket. ...

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Singing Gave Salma Diarrhoea

9th September 2003 21:13

SALMA HAYEK was determined to help keep costs down on ROBERT RODRIGUEZ's new film ONCE UPON A TIME IN MEXICO by driving to the San Miguel de...

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Law To Remove Sadie Tattoo

9th September 2003 21:13

Hollywood hunk JUDE LAW is so desperate to erase all memory of his troubled marriage to actress SADIE FROST, he's planning to remove a tattoo...

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Arnie Losing In Latest Polls

9th September 2003 21:13

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER is lagging behind in the race for California Governor after missing out on a number of opportunities to air his policies. ...

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Dannii Minogue Not Sure About Kids

9th September 2003 21:13

Pop babe DANNII MINOGUE has ruled out the prospect of settling down and starting a family Unlike her superstar sister KYLIE - who plans to wed...

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Busted Charlie's Strange Ex

9th September 2003 21:13

BUSTED hunk CHARLIE SIMPSON was once sent hate mail by a "deranged" ex-girlfriend. The SLEEPING WITH THE LIGHTS ON singer had to confront the...

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Shania Tops Canadian Country Music Awards

9th September 2003 21:13

Superstar SHANIA TWAIN beat off competition from her countrymen to take four gongs at Monday's (8SEP03) CANADIAN COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS in Calgary,...

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P Diddy, Snoop And Eve Cause Scarface Reissue

9th September 2003 21:13

The re-release of ultraviolent flick SCARFACE in American cinemas this month (SEP03) is thanks to the influence of urban music stars SNOOP DOGG,...

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Michael Jackson Faces Tax Payout

9th September 2003 21:13

Legendary pop king MICHAEL JACKSON will face a huge annual tax bill if county officials have their way and terminate his agricultural property tax...

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Colin's S.w.a.t. Returns To Tv

9th September 2003 21:13

COLIN FARRELL's summer blockbuster S.W.A.T. is to return to TV as a new police drama. The hit film, which has grossed over $100 million (GBP62.5...

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