Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 10th June 2003

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Abuse Fears Over Hawk's Skateboarding Falls

10th June 2003 1:43

Skateboard king TONY HAWK suffered so many bumps and cruises practicing his art growing up, his family's doctor feared he was being abused at...

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Cattrall's Sex And The City Rejection

10th June 2003 1:43

Sexy actress KIM CATTRALL initially turned down the chance to star in hit TV show SEX AND THE CITY - because she was distraught by the idea of...

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Gay Dating Show Slammed

10th June 2003 1:43

British TV pin-up DANI BEHR's American breakthrough show BOY MEETS BOY is being slammed by morality watchdogs weeks before it starts. The...

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Aisha Tyler Lashes Out At Monica

10th June 2003 1:43

FRIENDS star AISHA TYLER has lashed out at MONICA LEWINSKY because she doesn't think she deserves the celebrity tag. Tyler was being interviewed...

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Ford Fought De Niro For Movie Villain

10th June 2003 1:43

HARRISON FORD missed out on playing his dream role in MARTIN SCORSESE's CAPE FEAR because ROBERT DE NIRO wasn't interested in playing the good...

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Keanu Wows With New Band

10th June 2003 1:43

Just weeks after scoring a record-breaking smash at the box office with THE MATRIX RELOADED, KEANU REEVES has got Hollywood all abuzz again - with...

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Tom Cruise To Take On Texas Disaster Flick

10th June 2003 1:43

MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE star TOM CRUISE plans to make a film about the first ever civil class-action suit against the American government. Cruise's...

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Winslet And Mendes Wed In The Caribbean

10th June 2003 1:43

British actress KATE WINSLET and film-maker SAM MENDES have secretly wed. A statement released on the couple's behalf yesterday (09JUN03) says...

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Gabriel Shows Off His New Toys

10th June 2003 1:43

Rocker PETER GABRIEL has bought two electric unicycles for his new American tour. The SLEDGEHAMMER hitmaker and his daughter MELANIE, a backing...

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P Diddy Keeps Hold Of The Jewels

10th June 2003 1:43

Rap mogul and fashion designer SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS was late returning borrowed jewels to a swanky boutique - because his girlfriend wanted to keep...

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Pete Tong And Wife Split

10th June 2003 1:43

Superstar British DJ PETE TONG has split from his wife of 13 years, DEBORAH. Tong, who has three young children with his spouse, will not move...

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P Diddy Customises New Vehicle

10th June 2003 1:43

Hip-hop mogul SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS has extended his entrepreneurial skills into yet another arena - car manufacturing. The New York native, boss...

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Avril Lavigne's Mystery Man Unmasked

10th June 2003 1:43

LATEST: Teen rocker AVRIL LAVIGNE's mystery man has been revealed - he is JESSE COLBURN, a member of the SK8ER BOI singer's band. The pair were...

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Fatone: Lance Will Go To Space In 2005

10th June 2003 1:43

'N SYNC star LANCE BASS plans to finally blast off into space in 2005, according to his bandmate JOEY FATONE. GONE singer Bass was originally...

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Halliwell Joins Top Hollywood Agency

10th June 2003 1:43

Former SPICE GIRL GERI HALLIWELL is strengthening her plan to become a big star in America - by signing up with one of Hollywood's top talent...

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Kylie Takes To The Skies

10th June 2003 1:43

Gorgeous popstar KYLIE MINOGUE is the new face of BRITISH AIRWAYS. The diminutive Australian is to don skimpy outfits to promote the airline's...

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Oscar Up For Grabs

10th June 2003 9:24

Another ACADEMY AWARD is up for grabs after movie maker NORMAN TAUROG's estate chose to sell his 1931 film SKIPPY. The statuette will be...

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Shannen Doherty Hunting Celebrity Victims

10th June 2003 9:24

Former BEVERLY HILLS 90210 star SHANNEN DOHERTY is warning her fellow celebrities to watch out - because she's on the lookout for high-profile...

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Barris Forces Neighbour Out

10th June 2003 9:24

American gameshow legend CHUCK BARRIS is fighting to have an alleged nasty neighbour evicted from New York's swanky TRUMP PLAZA residence after two...

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Arnie's Secret Art Hobby

10th June 2003 9:24

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER has no problem impressing his family on birthdays and anniversaries - he paints their greetings cards. The TERMINATOR star...

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Monty Python And The Holy Grail Tops New Cult Poll

10th June 2003 9:24

British comedy MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL has topped a fresh poll of cult movie classics - after the public answered the critics back. In...

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Bruce Willis Prefers Conversation Over Photographs

10th June 2003 9:24

DIE HARD star BRUCE WILLIS hates the thought of posing for photographs with fans - preferring to have an engaging chat with them. The...

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Pitt Loves Troy Skirt

10th June 2003 9:24

Hollywood hunk BRAD PITT loves wearing a skirt in new historical movie TROY - but is frustrated he has to wear underwear underneath. The hunky...

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Carnie's Playboy Treat

10th June 2003 9:24

CARNIE WILSON is contemplating auctioning off the sexy lingerie she wore for her recent PLAYBOY magazine shoot - once she's finished staring at...

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Gene Simmons Excited About The Return Of The Osbournes

10th June 2003 9:24

KISS rocker GENE SIMMONS is brimming with excitement because OZZY OSBOURNE's hit reality show THE OSBOURNES returns to American TV screens...

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Jessica Simpson Not So Clean Behind Closed Doors

10th June 2003 9:24

Newlyweds JESSICA SIMPSON and NICK LACHEY are finding one element of their marriage tough - they're total opposites when it comes to tidiness. ...

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Sammy Davis Jr's Wedding Night Suicide Attempt

10th June 2003 9:24

Beloved crooner SAMMY DAVIS JR attempted suicide on his wedding night because racial jibes drove him mad, according to a new biography. The MR...

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Wyman And Wife Suffer Miscarriage

10th June 2003 9:24

Ex-ROLLING STONE BILL WYMAN is recovering with his wife SUZANNE after she suffered a miscarriage. The pair had been delighted with the...

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Maria Church Snubs Charlotte Boyfriend 'Set-up'

10th June 2003 9:24

CHARLOTTE CHURCH's mum stayed away from her daughter's debut film premiere last night (09JUN03) because she felt she was being 'set up' to meet the...

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Williams Makes The Cut

10th June 2003 13:41

Funnyman ROBIN WILLIAMS begins filming his new movie FINAL CUT in Vancouver today (10JUN03) - and he's playing against type in the futuristic...

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Doctors Want Crackdown On Smoking Actors

10th June 2003 13:41

Medical chiefs are calling on movies featuring top stars like LEONARDO DiCAPRIO, BRAD PITT and MEG RYAN smoking cigarettes to be given an adult...

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Travolta's Sex And Food Needs

10th June 2003 13:41

Hollywood star JOHN TRAVOLTA has discovered his survival in life hinges on two factors - sex and food. The SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER actor - married...

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Clinton Helped Hillary Book

10th June 2003 13:41

Former American President BILL CLINTON helped his wife HILLARY publish her memoirs - despite the book's raunchy details of his affair with MONICA...

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Cattrall In Tv Sex Series

10th June 2003 13:41

SEX AND THE CITY temptress KIM CATTRALL is to present a new TV series about the history of sex. The sultry 46-year-old is to film SEXUAL...

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Bush's Daughters Party It Up

10th June 2003 13:41

American President GEORGE W BUSH's 21-year-old twin daughters know how to party - by singing drunkenly along to JAMES BROWN and rockers LYNYRD...

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Campbell Has A Pain In The Neck

10th June 2003 13:41

Supermodel NAOMI CAMPBELL has been spotted sporting a distinctly unfashionable new accessory - a neck brace. The 33-year-old beauty was last...

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Jag Star Dies Of 'Overdose'

10th June 2003 13:41

Australian actor TREVOR GODDARD has been found dead at his North Hollywood home of a suspected drug overdose - he was 37. Goddard was best known...

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Kidman Pulls Out Of Hepburn Role

10th June 2003 13:41

OSCAR-winning beauty NICOLE KIDMAN has reportedly pulled out of plans to portray movie legend KATHARINE HEPBURN in THE AVIATOR alongside A-list...

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Ford Becomes Bob The Builder

10th June 2003 13:41

Hollywood hunk HARRISON FORD is in talks to become the voice of popular children's TV character BOB THE BUILDER - in a film version of the animated...

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Even Winslet's Parents Knew Nothing Of Marriage

10th June 2003 13:41

LATEST: KATE WINSLET's parents are as surprised as anyone about their daughter's secret wedding to movie director SAM MENDES - she only told them...

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Crowe To Be A Dad?

10th June 2003 13:41

Movie superstar RUSSELL CROWE and wife DANIELLE SPENCER are reportedly expecting their first child - only two months after their wedding. ...

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P Diddy Goes Dance For New Album

10th June 2003 13:41

Rap mogul SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS' new album will be a low-key dance affair, shunning the commercial style to try and kick-start his hip-hop career. ...

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Rod Stewart's A Classical Composer

10th June 2003 13:41

Rock stalwart ROD STEWART is actually a well known classical composer, according to a survey of 1,000 British youngsters. Nearly half of the...

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Tyrese Won't Judge R Kelly

10th June 2003 13:41

R'n'B star TYRESE has no problem with working with R KELLY - because it is not his place to judge the troubled singer. I BELIEVE I CAN FLY...

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Lyricist Black Slams Popular Stage Star

10th June 2003 13:41

OSCAR-winning lyricist DON BLACK has slammed veteran musical star MICHAEL CRAWFORD - labelling him a "monster". Black - who has written words...

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Blue Star's Dad Proud Of Son He Walked Out On

10th June 2003 13:41

BLUE hunk DUNCAN JAMES has been labelled "articulate and sensible" for the way he handles the popstar lifestyle - by the father who abandoned him...

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Sir Elton John Shares House With Furnish - And A Ghost

10th June 2003 13:41

Rock legend SIR ELTON JOHN and his film producer partner DAVID FURNISH have an unwanted guest staying at their English mansion - a female ghost in...

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Valance Axed By Label

10th June 2003 13:41

Australian stunner HOLLY VALANCE has reportedly been axed by her record label WARNERS - because she's refusing to pose for any more sexy photo...

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Williams' Mystery New Tattoo

10th June 2003 13:41

Pop superstar ROBBIE WILLIAMS is sporting a bizarre new tattoo on his wrist - the number 1023. The FEEL singer, who is well known for his love...

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50 Cent's On The Money At Hip-hop Awards

10th June 2003 13:41

Controversial rapper 50 CENT has topped the nominations for BILLBOARD's annual American R'N'B/HIP-HOP AWARDS. The rap star, who is a protege of...

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Tyrese: Take Me Seriously

10th June 2003 17:14

Actor, musician, model and TV presenter TYRESE can do anything and talk to anybody - because he's "extremely intelligent". The 2 FAST 2 FURIOUS...

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Pinkett Smith Enjoys Tough Matrix Regime

10th June 2003 17:14

Screen beauty JADA PINKETT SMITH found getting in shape for her role in THE MATRIX RELOADED was an enjoyable experience - because she wanted to...

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Will + Grace: The After-show Parties

10th June 2003 17:14

The cast and crew of hit American sitcom WILL + GRACE are a wild bunch - they like to party with booze, music and a disco glitter ball at the end...

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Abc Dumps Anti-bush Comic

10th June 2003 17:14

American television network ABC has dumped a new sitcom by comic JANEANE GAROFALO from its line-up next season - prompting speculation the move was...

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Dunaway Goes To Ireland

10th June 2003 17:14

Hollywood legend FAYE DUNAWAY has taken a role in a low-budget movie - to be shot in Northern Ireland capital Belfast next year (04). Local...

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Aniston's Anger At Brad Break-up Rumours

10th June 2003 17:14

FRIENDS star JENNIFER ANISTON finds it difficult to cope with the constant media speculation that surrounds her marriage to hunky husband BRAD...

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Winslet Confirms 'Spontaneous' Wedding

10th June 2003 17:14

LATEST: Movie beauty KATE WINSLET has confirmed she and director beau SAM MENDES have married - but admits their decision to exchange wedding vows...

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Lopez Leaves Agency

10th June 2003 17:14

Latina lovely JENNIFER LOPEZ is leaving her Hollywood agency less than eight months after joining them - because the company are refusing to work...

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Lavigne Slams Her Own Fans

10th June 2003 17:14

Canadian hitmaker AVRIL LAVIGNE has slammed her fans for copying her style - telling them to "get a life". The COMPLICATED teen admits...

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Ashanti Surprised By Carey

10th June 2003 17:14

R'n'B beauty ASHANTI was shocked when she met diva MARIAH CAREY - because the CHARMBRACELET star was surprisingly "down to earth". Ashanti -...

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Modern Talking Split

10th June 2003 17:14

Legendary German dance-pop duo MODERN TALKING are splitting - after announcing their decision during a sold-out gig on Friday (06JUN03). The...

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Lavigne Contradicts Herself

10th June 2003 17:14

Teen rocker AVRIL LAVIGNE swears she would never date anyone in her band - even though her secret romance with guitarist JESSE COLBURN has just...

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Hamilton: The Truth About Robbie Williams And Me

10th June 2003 17:14

Sexy singer ASHLEY HAMILTON wants to set the record straight about his friendship with British pop sensation ROBBIE WILLIAMS The 28-year-old...

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Flint: England's Music Scene Rules

10th June 2003 17:14

THE PRODIGY frontman KEITH FLINT has identified England as the cultural centre for all that has ever been cool in music. And the FIRESTARTER...

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Lil' Kim Wins Hip-hop Movie Role

10th June 2003 17:14

Bad girl rapper LIL' KIM has taken a role in a new hip-hop movie that explores the sub-culture of street dancing. YOU GOT SERVED will also...

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Diddy's Designer Outburst

10th June 2003 17:14

Rap mogul SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS has proved himself to be a bad loser - by verbally attacking a style rival who beat him at last Monday's (02JUN03)...

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Tlc Tour For Aids Prevention

10th June 2003 20:53

R+B sensations TLC have hit the road to promote HIV and AIDS education - despite their New York Zootopia gig last week (ends09JUN03) being touted...

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Jackson Attempts To Give Deposition Again

10th June 2003 20:53

LATEST: MICHAEL JACKSON has returned to Indianapolis, Indiana, for a second attempt at giving a court-ordered deposition in a copyright lawsuit. ...

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Arnie Gives Up His Ferrari

10th June 2003 20:53

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER was forced to part with his beloved Ferrari - because it broke down three times. The movie star has a golden rule not to...

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Washington: Anger Is A Problem Today

10th June 2003 20:53

Oscar-winning actor and director DENZEL WASHINGTON believes that his latest directorial effort ANTWONE FISHER is for anyone who has experienced...

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Pinkett Smith: Will Is A Big Kid

10th June 2003 20:53

THE MATRIX RELOADED star JADA PINKETT SMITH finds it hard to entrust care of her children to their father WILL SMITH - because he lets them eat...

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Stephen King Pens Hospital Series

10th June 2003 20:53

Horror scribe STEPHEN KING has penned a new 15-hour TV miniseries. The SALEM'S LOT writer will also serve as executive producer for the SONY and...

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Chris O'donnell Gets Involved With Sex Research

10th June 2003 20:53

SCENT OF A WOMAN star CHRIS O'DONNELL will join LIAM NEESON in the upcoming movie about sex research pioneer DR ALFRED KINSEY. O'Donnell has...

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Hillary Clinton's Memoirs Flying Off Shelves

10th June 2003 20:53

HILLARY CLINTON's new revealing book as set a BARNES + NOBLE sales record for non-fiction books on its first day of release. The company says...

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Zellweger Ready To Enlarge Herself

10th June 2003 20:53

Super-slim Hollywood beauty RENEE ZELLWEGER is readying herself to pile on the pounds in preparation for her role in the second BRIDGET JONES...

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Jude Meets Nicole In Secret, Again.

10th June 2003 20:53

Heart-throb actor JUDE LAW is flying out to Hollywood and intends to have another secret meeting with gorgeous NICOLE KIDMAN. The ROAD TO...

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Aguilera: 'I Am Beautiful'

10th June 2003 20:53

Petite pop babe CHRISTINA AGUILERA feels "more beautiful than ever" - now she's piled weight back onto her tiny frame. The DIRRTY star is...

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O Says No To Playboy

10th June 2003 20:53

Sexy YEAH YEAH YEAHS singer KAREN O has turned down the chance to appear on the cover of PLAYBOY magazine - although she may change her mind. ...

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Flint's Firestarter Fury

10th June 2003 20:53

THE PRODIGY singer KEITH FLINT resents the success of hit song FIRESTARTER - because it turned him into a bona fide celebrity. Keith says that,...

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Rod Stewart Happy To Be Stage Musical Inspiration

10th June 2003 20:53

Veteran rocker ROD STEWART is excited to be the inspiration for new West End musical TONIGHT'S THE NIGHT. The plot of the musical extravaganza...

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Ozzy: The F-word Is Not For Everybody

10th June 2003 20:53

Rocker OZZY OSBOURNE dislikes the way his foul-mouthed TV antics have prompted an upsurge in people swearing - because he believes bad language...

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Eminem Movie Pulled From Store Shelves

10th June 2003 20:53

Copies of a movie featuring EMINEM have been yanked from store shelves, after an alleged dispute about the video's cover. Urban horror spoof DA...

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