Music, Movie and Entertainment News 10th May 2006

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Richards Denies Second Brain Drain

10th May 2006 2:48

ROLLING STONES guitarist KEITH RICHARDS has moved quickly to deny escalating rumours he faces permanent brain damage and paralysis after reportedly...

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Diddy Appeal Refused

10th May 2006 2:48

Rap mogul SEAN COMBS has been refused the opportunity appeal a court decision ordering him to pay over $19,000 (GBP10,500) per month in child...

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Spears Confirms Second Pregnancy

10th May 2006 2:48

Pop princess BRITNEY SPEARS has confirmed rumours she is pregnant with her second child by making a surprise appearance on US TV programme THE LATE...

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The Things They Say 2002

10th May 2006 2:48

"The first six months of a relationship are fantastic then it's steadily downhill from there. There is no such thing as a happy ending, as the only...

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The Things They Say 2001

10th May 2006 2:48

"A lot of older ladies come up to me and say, 'I've got a bush that needs trimming.'" DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star JESSE METCALFE's role as a gardener...

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Fox: 'My Life's Still Great'

10th May 2006 2:48

MICHAEL J FOX feels guilty when people describe his battle with Parkinson's Disease as "brave" - because he still leads an idyllic and happy life. ...

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Tautou Terrified Of Da Vinci Publicity

10th May 2006 2:48

THE DA VINCI CODE star AUDREY TAUTOU is dreading the movie's release later this month (19MAY06), because she fears losing her anonymity. Despite...

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Foxx: 'I'm Not Suri's Godfather'

10th May 2006 2:48

JAMIE FOXX has slammed reports pal TOM CRUISE has asked him to be godfather to his and KATIE HOLMES' new daughter SURI. The RAY star was thrilled...

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Knightley's Ex Writes Song About Her

10th May 2006 2:48

KEIRA KNIGHTLEY's former lover JAMIE DORNAN has cashed in on their romance by writing a song about the British actress. The Irish model enjoyed a...

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Blaine Released From Hospital

10th May 2006 2:48

LATEST: Ailing stuntman DAVID BLAINE was released from a New York City hospital yesterday (09MAY06) after seven-days underwater left him unconscious...

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Cruise's Daughter Approved Holmes

10th May 2006 2:48

Hollywood heavyweight TOM CRUISE knew he was destined for happiness with fiancee KATIE HOLMES when his 13-year-old daughter implored him to commit to...

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Blige Hails Brown

10th May 2006 2:48

Superstar MARY J BLIGE has hailed teen singer CHRIS BROWN as the future of R+B. The 17-year-old singer ran leaped to international fame this year...

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Pink Inspires Fans

10th May 2006 2:48

PINK is thrilled by the response to her anti-Bush song MR PRESIDENT, because it has inspired fans to take up the cause. The song, which features on...

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Take That Deal Confirmed

10th May 2006 2:48

LATEST: Polydor have confirmed reports they have signed a new record deal with reformed boyband TAKE THAT. Stars GARY BARLOW, MARK OWEN, JASON...

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Fonda And Hayek Urge Mexican Government To Act Over Juarez Killings

10th May 2006 9:18

Crusading actresses JANE FONDA and SALMA HAYEK teamed up on Tuesday (09MAY06) to urge the Mexican government to act over the unsolved murders of...

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The Things They Say 2003

10th May 2006 9:18

"You just have to be nice to everyone, you just have to accept that you're never off duty and you can always offend someone. And anything can end up...

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Kapranos Steps Into The Kitchen

10th May 2006 9:18

FRANZ FERDINAND frontman ALEX KAPRANOS is swapping rock for food and publishing his own book of tasty recipes. SOUND BITES will be a compilation of...

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Voodoo Cleansed Patton

10th May 2006 9:18

Rocker MIKE PATTON once had his spirit cleansed in a voodoo ceremony. The former FAITH NO MORE frontman was present at a ceremony in Brazil where...

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Osbourne: 'I Am Completely Different Now'

10th May 2006 9:18

Pop singer KELLY OSBOURNE hopes TV viewers will accept she is now nothing like the moaning adolescent who starred on smash hit reality show THE...

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Lohan: 'Nobody Works Harder Than Me'

10th May 2006 9:18

LINDSAY LOHAN has laughed off her party girl persona, insisting she works "harder than most of my friends' parents". The 19-year-old singer/actress...

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Spears Eyes Clooney

10th May 2006 9:18

Superstar BRITNEY SPEARS is desperate to make a movie alongside her Hollywood idol GEORGE CLOONEY. After roles in 2002 movie CROSSROADS and a...

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Domino Too Weak To Play Jazz Fest

10th May 2006 9:18

FATS DOMINO has apologised to fans for missing his headline appearance at Louisiana's New Orleans Jazz Fest on Sunday (07MAY06), but was "too weak"...

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The Things They Say 2004

10th May 2006 9:18

"I don't like my hands because my knuckles are too big. If I get married, I'm worried that the ring won't fit." EVA LONGORIA reveals her least...

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Hall: 'I Used To Hate The Way I Looked'

10th May 2006 9:18

Supermodel JERRY HALL hated the way she looked as a teenager - until people started comparing her to legendary British model TWIGGY. The Texan...

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Bettany The Non-believer

10th May 2006 9:18

THE DA VINCI CODE star PAUL BETTANY no longer follows Catholicism, despite being brought up a believer in the faith. Bettany, who plays a member of...

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Hudson Parties With Future Sister-in-law

10th May 2006 9:18

Hollywood star KATE HUDSON took a night off babysitting her son RYDER to party with future sister-in-law ERIN BARTLETT on Saturday (06MAY06). The...

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Cruise Sets Sight On Superhero Role

10th May 2006 9:18

Hollywood superstar TOM CRUISE is set to follow-up his role in MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE III with a stint playing the ultimate action star - a superhero. ...

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Wahlberg Dreams About 9/11

10th May 2006 9:18

MARK WAHLBERG still dreams about stopping the terrorists who attacked New York City and Washington DC on September 11th (01) because he should have...

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Spacey Stays Strong

10th May 2006 13:48

American star KEVIN SPACEY has hit back at criticism of his management of London theatre The Old Vic and is determined to complete his 10 year...

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Cruise Fighting For Domain Name

10th May 2006 13:48

TOM CRUISE is taking on an internet entrepreneur in a bid to win back TomCruise.com - almost ten years after it was registered. The actor will take...

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Gilliam Renounces American Citizenship

10th May 2006 13:48

MONTY PYTHON star TERRY GILLIAM has relinquished his US citizenship, because he wants to die a true Brit. The US-born film-maker emigrated to the...

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Darko Director Investigated Over 'Terrorism Links'

10th May 2006 13:48

DONNIE DARKO director RICHARD KELLY could be forced to miss the Cannes Film Festival because his passport is being reviewed by the US Government. ...

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Fascinating Fact 1497

10th May 2006 13:48

Veteran band DURAN DURAN will make their first ever US festival appearance headlining the Voodoo Music Experience in New Orleans, Louisiana, on...

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Richards: 'My Drug Habit Was Responsible'

10th May 2006 13:48

THE ROLLING STONES guitarist KEITH RICHARDS insists he always took drugs "responsibly" - evenly spaced throughout the day. Richards, notorious for...

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Tyson: 'I Want To Be In Westlife'

10th May 2006 13:48

Hellraising boxer MIKE TYSON is desperate to record a song with Irish boy band WESTLIFE - and has already been in touch with their manager LOUIS...

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Fall Out Boy Slammed Over Anti-bigot Stance

10th May 2006 13:48

Rockers FALL OUT BOY have enraged an angry mother in North Carolina after asking fans to not tolerate homophobic behaviour from the stage. The...

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Pink Floyd Star's Opera Hits Poland

10th May 2006 13:48

PINK FLOYD star ROGER WATERS' harrowing opera is to be premiered in Poland as part of their communist-era commemorations in July (06). CA IRA,...

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Petty Cancels Tickets To Tackle Touts

10th May 2006 13:48

US rocker TOM PETTY has cancelled almost 500 concert tickets issued to fan club members, after they were resold for a higher price online. The...

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Spears: 'I Will Not Quit Music For Motherhood'

10th May 2006 13:48

Pop princess BRITNEY SPEARS refuses to give up her career to be a stay-at-home-mother, because her baby is happier when she sings. The TOXIC star,...

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The Things They Say 2005

10th May 2006 13:48

"The papers stopped talking about me." BRAD PITT and JENNIFER ANISTON's split had a silver lining for BRITNEY SPEARS.

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Meyers Blasts Private Celebrities

10th May 2006 13:48

Hollywood star JONATHAN RHYS MEYERS has hit out at celebrities who complain about press intrusion, insisting they have no right to expect privacy. ...

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Richards Hollywood Career 'Halted'

10th May 2006 13:48

Veteran rocker KEITH RICHARDS may lose his chance to star in PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN 3 following emergency brain surgery to remove a blood clot. ...

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Richards' Sister Slams Sheen Grandparents

10th May 2006 17:34

DENISE RICHARDS' sister MICHELLE MCLAUGHLIN claims CHARLIE SHEEN's parents are far from doting grandparents to the estranged couple's children. The...

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Da Vinci Code To Be Banned In The Philippines?

10th May 2006 17:34

A senior official in The Philippines is calling for a complete ban on 'blasphemous' film THE DA VINCI CODE before it opens in the capital Manila next...

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The Things They Say 2006

10th May 2006 17:34

"People often ask me when is this boy band business going to be over. I tell them when God stops making little girls." Pop mogul LOU PEARLMAN, who...

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Keating Wants To Act

10th May 2006 17:34

Irish pop crooner RONAN KEATING is ready to give up music to launch his acting career. After stints in boyband BOYZONE and a successful solo...

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Godsmack Singer Defends Military Ad Music

10th May 2006 17:34

GODSMACK frontman SULLY ERNA has hit out at a reporter who questioned his band's decision to allow two of its songs to be used for US Navy recruiting...

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Hall's Heart Goes Out To Richards

10th May 2006 17:34

SIR MICK JAGGER's former wife JERRY HALL has spoken of her shock on hearing ROLLING STONES star KEITH RICHARDS underwent emergency brain surgery. ...

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Diddy Stripping Down For Raisin Role

10th May 2006 17:34

Rap mogul SEAN COMBS is stripping his lifestyle back to the bare essentials for his upcoming movie A RAISIN IN THE SUN. The BAD BOY FOR LIFE...

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Ne-yo Banned At Catholic School

10th May 2006 17:34

A NE-YO concert scheduled at a Catholic girls school has been cancelled because of his raunchy lyrics. Pupils at the Mercy High School in Detroit,...

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Hot 97 Wins Temporary Restraining Order Against Eviction

10th May 2006 17:34

LATEST: Notorious New York City radio station Hot 97 has won a temporary restraining order against its SoHo office landlord, who wants the...

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The Things They Say 2008

10th May 2006 17:34

"I've walked out of an audition once. I stopped the reading halfway through and still got the job." Movie star HEATH LEDGER's performance power knows...

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Warhol Painting Breaks Record

10th May 2006 17:34

One of ANDY WARHOL's most famous works of art has been sold at auction for a record amount in New York City. The iconic Small Torn Soup Can (Pepper...

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The Things They Say 2007

10th May 2006 17:34

"I've slept with a few directors but still didn't get the part. Isn't that strange?" Actress NAOMI WATTS jokingly fears her Hollywood technique is...

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Cannes Festival Police On Strike

10th May 2006 17:34

Police in Cannes will stage a two-hour strike on 19 May (06) in a bid to disrupt the French towns famous film festival's opening screening of THE DA...

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Reese Witherspoon: 'My Marriage Is Sound'

10th May 2006 17:34

Oscar-winner REESE WITHERSPOON has lashed out at reports suggesting her marriage is in trouble, insisting she and husband RYAN PHILLIPPE are closer...

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Stern Laughs Off Analogue Return Rumours

10th May 2006 17:34

Shock jock HOWARD STERN has turned down a "major deal" to return to analogue radio, because he is disgusted by the format's censorship laws. The...

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Singapore Bars Kids From Seeing Code

10th May 2006 18:10

Singapore's board of film censors has barred moviegoers 16 years and younger from buying tickets to see The Da Vinci because, the board said, some...

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Mission: Impossible Iii Accomplishes Impossible In U.k.

10th May 2006 18:10

The debut of Mission: Impossible III may have been regarded as a disappointment in the U.S. and Canada, where the film performed well below...

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Hong Kong Judge Tightens Up On Censorhip

10th May 2006 18:10

Three Hong Kong film companies have obtained a court order demanding that four of the island's Internet service providers identify 49 customers...

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Disney And Mcdonald's Still Engaged, Says Report

10th May 2006 18:10

Both the Walt Disney Co. and McDonald's have denied a Los Angeles Times report claiming that they have ended their marketing and promotional...

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Viacom, Cbs In Sibling Rivalry

10th May 2006 18:10

Former conjoined twins Viacom and CBS are suffering the after-effects of separation, with CBS claiming that Viacom owes it $293 million, according...

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Disney: Film Studio Retreats; Tv Saves Day

10th May 2006 18:10

Although profits from Disney's film division plunged 39 percent and revenue, 22 percent, income from ABC, ESPN, and Disney theme parks more than...

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Blaine Trainer Says Breath Stunt Almost Went Awry

10th May 2006 18:10

In his attempt to challenge the "breath hold" record of 8 minutes and 58 seconds,  magician David Blaine lapsed into unconsciousness on national...

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Watch Internet Video On Tv With Tivo

10th May 2006 18:10

In the first of what is expected to be a series of deals that will allow TiVo subscribers to view online video content on their TV sets, TiVo has...

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Yahoo!, Telemundo To Merge, Say Reports

10th May 2006 18:10

In the latest act of convergence between a traditional television company and an Internet company, Yahoo! and Telemundo, the nation's largest...

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Cbs, Fox Sweep Up

10th May 2006 18:10

CBS sailed to an easy victory in the first full week of the May sweeps last week among overall viewers, while Fox led among adults 18-49,...

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The Things They Say 2009

10th May 2006 21:19

"I'm entirely surprised by my career. I'm always convinced someone's going to say, 'Sorry, we meant Paul Battany, not you." THE DA VINCI CODE star...

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Lilly: 'I'm Mean'

10th May 2006 21:19

LOST actress EVANGELINE LILLY refuses to subscribe to the Hollywood lifestyle, insisting she is too mean to spend her money on luxuries. The...

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Coogan's Media Games

10th May 2006 21:19

British funnyman STEVE COOGAN would rather the press made up stories about him than have an insight into what he really gets up to. Coogan insists...

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Tautou's Photo Evidence

10th May 2006 21:19

AUDREY TAUTOU was so stunned to be auditioned for the part of SOPHIE NEVEU in THE DA VINCI CODE, she took a photograph of director RON HOWARD as...

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Da Vinci Bettany Intimidated By Fans

10th May 2006 21:19

British actor PAUL BETTANY fears his portrayal of murderous monk SILAS in new film THE DA VINCI CODE will disappoint fans of the book. The A...

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Lumley's Cosmetic Surgery

10th May 2006 21:19

British actress JOANNA LUMLEY embraces cosmetic surgery, insisting she has had some of her wrinkles erased already. The 60-year-old former model...

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Degeneres Saved Lover From Anorexia

10th May 2006 21:19

Hollywood actress PORTIA DE ROSSI credits her girlfriend ELLEN DeGENERES with saving her from anorexia. The Australian-born star suffered with the...

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Peart: 'I Can't Write Without My Writing Hat'

10th May 2006 21:19

RUSH drummer NEIL PEART refuses to write songs unless he is wearing his special composing hat. The Canadian rocker was given the cowboy hat by a...

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Scissor Sisters' Paul Mccartney Song

10th May 2006 21:19

Glam rockers SCISSOR SISTERS' second album will feature an ode to SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY. Frontman JAKE SHEARS wrote the song, titled Paul MCCartney,...

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Hall's Childhood Terror

10th May 2006 21:19

SIR MICK JAGGER's ex-wife JERRY HALL endured a troubled childhood, which saw her "living in fear" of her violent father. Hall, who helped launch...

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Backstreet Star Embraces God

10th May 2006 21:19

BACKSTREET BOYS star BRIAN LITTRELL is back on the music scene - but he has ditched his boy band persona and is now performing as a Christian pop...

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Waters: 'Dark Side Was The End Of Floyd'

10th May 2006 21:19

PINK FLOYD star ROGER WATERS shudders when he thinks about seminal album DARK SIDE OF THE MOON - as he insists the making of it brought about the...

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Snoop Dogg Meets With Police In UK

10th May 2006 21:19

LATEST: Rapper SNOOP DOGG flew to Britain today (10MAY06) to meet with officers at a London police station. The SIGNS hitmaker was arrested with...

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