Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 16th May 2006

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Hilton And Lohan In Bar Brawl

16th May 2006 2:43

Hotel heiress PARIS HILTON and actress LINDSAY LOHAN shocked patrons at Hollywood hotspot Hyde on Friday night (12MAY06) by engaging in a furious...

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The Things They Say 2035

16th May 2006 2:43

"Working at Pizza Hut. I ate half the pizzas before they hit the table, and then I was fired." STUPID GIRLS singer PINK on the worst job she's ever...

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Sick Ashcroft Misses Sell-out Show

16th May 2006 2:43

British rocker RICHARD ASHCROFT has pulled out of a sell-out gig in Birmingham, England after suffering severe throat and vocal problems. The...

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Moore Slams Valderrama 'Lies'

16th May 2006 2:43

Singer/actress MANDY MOORE has hit back at claims she lost her virginity to actor WILMER VALDERRAMA, insisting he's lying about his conquest. The...

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Oprah Hits Back At Hip-hop Criticism

16th May 2006 2:43

LATEST: Talk show host OPRAH WINFREY has hit back at members of the hip-hop community, insisting she loves their music. Rappers LUDACRIS and 50...

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Mc Breed Behind Bars

16th May 2006 2:43

US rapper MC BREED will spend a year behind bars after failing to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars in child support, a court has ruled. The...

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Spears Quits Kabbalah

16th May 2006 2:43

Singer BRITNEY SPEARS has given up on her Kabbalah studies, insisting she has found a new religion in her family. The star was introduced to the...

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Oasis Plan One Year Hiatus

16th May 2006 2:43

OASIS are taking a year off music after their latest songs failed to match their usual high calibre. The British rockers have shelved plans for an...

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Doherty's Mtv Blood Blast

16th May 2006 2:43

Troubled rocker PETE DOHERTY disgusted his bandmates and an MTV News film crew when he fired a syringe seemingly full of his own blood at cameras...

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The Things They Say 2036

16th May 2006 2:43

"People are like, 'You're boobs are huge in that dress!' But I'm happy with what I got. I house them in a tasteful way." MATCH POINT star SCARLETT...

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Carson Mansion On The Market

16th May 2006 2:43

Late US talk show legend JOHNNY CARSON's Malibu, California mansion has been put on the market for $42 million (GBP23 million). Carson purchased...

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Model Lashes Out At Maxim

16th May 2006 2:43

SPORTS ILLUSTRATED model VERONICA VAREKOVA has lashed out at men's magazine Maxim for using a picture of her on their June (06) cover without...

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Foster Quotes Eminem In Graduation Speech

16th May 2006 2:43

Oscar-winning actress JODIE FOSTER spoke at the University of Pennsylvania's commencement ceremony on Monday (15MAY06), ending her address with a...

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Pulitzer Poet Kunitz Dies

16th May 2006 2:43

Former US poet laureate and Pulitzer Prize winner STANLEY KUNITZ has died aged 100. His publisher reveals the literary genius passed away in his...

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Carell Injured On Set

16th May 2006 2:43

THE OFFICE star STEVE CARELL is suffering a badly sprained ankle after falling out of a Hummer on the set of his new film. The US funnyman was...

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Parker Shows Off Holiday Home

16th May 2006 9:13

Former SEX AND THE CITY star SARAH JESSICA PARKER is showing off her luxurious farmhouse in the latest American edition of Elle Decoration. The...

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Sheridan Faced Singing Fears

16th May 2006 9:13

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star NICOLLETTE SHERIDAN was terrified when fiance MICHAEL BOLTON asked her to perform a duet with him, because she has a huge...

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Marsden's Real Tears

16th May 2006 9:13

JAMES MARSDEN shed real tears while shooting an emotional scene for X-MEN: THE LAST STAND, because he missed his young children so much. Chats...

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Law To Take Withnail To The West End?

16th May 2006 9:13

JUDE LAW has been tipped to take over the debauched role of struggling actor WITHNAIL in a theatre adaptation of British cult classic WITHNAIL + I. ...

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Hilton's Mother's Day Marred By Thieves

16th May 2006 9:13

Hotel heiress PARIS HILTON is fuming after thieves made off with a $10,000 (GBP5,500) bag of Mother's Day presents on Sunday (14MAY06). The brazen...

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Jo Wood: 'I Proved Ronnie Wrong'

16th May 2006 9:13

JO WOOD had to defy her ROLLING STONES star husband RONNIE when she started up her beauty business Jo Wood Organics, because he insisted she would...

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Adler Sings About Ex-girlfriend

16th May 2006 9:13

Rocker CISCO ADLER insists fans are shocked when they find out his band WHITESTARR's first single, SUNSHINE GIRL, is not about his current girlfriend...

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Simpson's Life Is Scandal-free Thanks To Boyfriend

16th May 2006 9:13

Singer ASHLEE SIMPSON is delighted her life has become scandal-free since she started dating musician BRAXTON OLITA. The star was famously caught...

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Wood's Wife Wards Off Topless Groupies

16th May 2006 9:13

RONNIE WOOD's wife JO never has to worry about groupies moving in on her guitarist husband, as she has always been present to ward off any ardent...

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Lennox Honoured By Scottish Academy

16th May 2006 9:13

Former EURYTHMICS star ANNIE LENNOX has been hailed as an inspiration to music students after being named as the Royal Scottish Academy Of Music And...

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Glitter Appeal Postponed

16th May 2006 9:13

LATEST: Disgraced British rocker GARY GLITTER's appeal against his three-year child molestation sentence has been postponed. The shamed 61-year-old...

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Bono Takes Editorial Role

16th May 2006 9:13

U2 frontman and human rights activist BONO has guest-edited British newspaper The Independent today (16MAY06), in conjunction with his anti-AIDS...

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Jovovich: 'It's Me Versus Mom'

16th May 2006 9:13

Model-turned-actress MILLA JOVOVICH is competing with her own mother for movie stardom. The Russian RESIDENT EVIL star is proud of her action movie...

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The Things They Say 2037

16th May 2006 13:42

"Cleaning the toilet does not disgust me. I find it a thing of beauty. I get right into that toilet with my little scrubber and I scrub it. I never...

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Jewel To Star In Daytime Soap

16th May 2006 13:42

Singer/songwriter JEWEL is set to perform on US soap opera THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS in a bid to promote her latest album. The INTUITION hitmaker,...

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Fascinating Fact 1507

16th May 2006 13:42

An X-ray of ELVIS PRESLEY's chest, taken in 1973 when The King was suffering from congestion, is going up for auction at New York City's Planet...

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Mcgraw And Hill Donate Gig Proceeds To Hurricane Victims

16th May 2006 13:42

Country music couple FAITH HILL and TIM MCGRAW are donating the proceeds from their forthcoming New Orleans, Louisiana, concert to hurricane...

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Keating Inspired By Take That Reunion

16th May 2006 13:42

Irish pop star RONAN KEATING has been inspired to reunite his former group BOYZONE after watching TAKE THAT's successful comeback. The BACK FOR...

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Wood Kept The Rolling Stones Together

16th May 2006 13:42

ROLLING STONES fans can thank RONNIE WOOD for the British rockers' longevity, because his peacekeeping skills kept volatile stars SIR MICK JAGGER and...

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Boy George: 'Paranoia Caused My Arrest'

16th May 2006 13:42

British pop star BOY GEORGE blames his constant paranoia for causing his October (05) arrest on charges of cocaine possession and wasting police...

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Pink Writes To British Queen Over Fur Hats

16th May 2006 13:42

Pop punk PINK is urging British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II to withdraw fur busby hats from the uniform of her royal guards. The STUPID GIRLS...

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Spears In New Baby Vehicle Scare

16th May 2006 13:42

Pop star BRITNEY SPEARS has hit the headlines again after she was photographed driving with her son SEAN PRESTON in a dangerous seating position. ...

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Anderson Marks National Orgasm Day

16th May 2006 13:42

Busty beauty PAMELA ANDERSON is urging fans to pep up their sex lives by turning vegetarian. To mark National Orgasm Day in America on Sunday...

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Moss Kiss Costs $108,000

16th May 2006 13:42

KATE MOSS happily engaged in a lesbian kiss with British socialite JEMIMA KHAN for a charity donation of GBP60,000 ($108,000). The supermodel, who...

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Joey Cancelled

16th May 2006 13:42

LATEST: FRIENDS spin-off sitcom JOEY has been permanently cancelled by US TV broadcaster NBC after being labelled a catastrophic ratings failure. ...

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Bettany's Father's Sex-op Secret

16th May 2006 13:42

British actor PAUL BETTANY's father THANE stunned his famous son when he confessed he wanted to become a woman and undergo a sex change operation. ...

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Reno Confirms Chirac Casting Attempt

16th May 2006 13:42

Actor JEAN RENO was stunned when French President JACQUES CHIRAC tried to land him a role in THE DA VINCI CODE film - because he'd already been...

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Supermodel Leaves Hospital After Bus Bash

16th May 2006 13:42

LATEST: Supermodel TATYANA SIMANAVA was released from a New York City hospital yesterday (15MAY06) after being treated for multiple injuries...

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Cruise To Blame For Poor M:i3 Opening, Says Former Agent

16th May 2006 13:42

TOM CRUISE is responsible for the poor box office performance of MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE III, according to his former agent RON MEYER. The film took a...

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Muslims Support Da Vinci Protests

16th May 2006 13:42

LATEST: Muslims in India have pledged their support to the recent protests by Roman Catholics over the release of THE DA VINCI CODE movie. Hundreds...

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Australian Archbishop Defends Showing Of Da Vinci Code

16th May 2006 14:02

The Catholic Archbishop of Adelaide, Australia has parted ways with several other Catholic clerics and has refused to support a boycott of The Da...

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Kerkorian Richest Man In L.a.

16th May 2006 14:02

Former MGM owner Kirk Kerkorian -- who added to his riches with the sale of the studio to Sony for $5 billion in 2004 -- is now the richest man in...

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Pixar Fought Disney To Protect Its "Children," Says Lasseter

16th May 2006 14:02

John Lasseter, the co-founder and creative leader of Pixar, has acknowledged that he worried endlessly during the protracted negotiations with...

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The Poseidon Misadventure

16th May 2006 14:02

Warner Bros.' Poseidon sailed straight into an iceberg of moviegoer indifference over the weekend, earning only $22.2 million. While the figure...

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Mtv Vj Starts "Hosting" Omaha Newscast

16th May 2006 14:02

An Omaha TV station is using a former MTV VJ to "host" its 10:00 newscast. In effect, Brian McFayden performs an opening comedy routine that leads...

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Trump: Only One Cycle Of Apprentice Next Year

16th May 2006 14:02

Donald Trump has blamed overexposure for the downturn in the ratings for The Apprentice this season. In an interview with today's (Tuesday) New...

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Nbc Touts Web Content

16th May 2006 14:02

NBC Universal Television Group chief Jeff Zucker devoted a considerable portion of his company's upfront pitch to advertisers Monday to plans for...

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Actors Union Urges Members To Protest Fines

16th May 2006 14:02

Screen Actors Guild President Alan Rosenberg has urged members of the union to contact their U.S. Senators asking them to oppose proposed...

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Reporters Warned They're Phone Calls Are Being Monitored

16th May 2006 14:02

ABC News investigative reporters Brian Ross and Richard Esposito say they have been warned that federal authorities are tracking the phone numbers...

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Bush "Rehearsal" Goes On Air

16th May 2006 14:02

In a technical goof that was captured on tape and quickly found its way onto dozens of websites, CNN Monday night carried 16 seconds of President...

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J.lo Parodied In Novel

16th May 2006 17:19

Pop superstar JENNIFER LOPEZ has been parodied in the latest novel by Latin writer ALISA VALDES-RODRIGUEZ. Entertainment journalist-turned-novelist...

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Bono Arrives In Africa

16th May 2006 17:19

Rock activist BONO began a ten-day tour of Africa today (16MAY06), where he plans to examine the achievements of his Make Poverty History campaign. ...

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Lopez Faces Legal Action After Cancelling Tour

16th May 2006 17:19

Superstar JENNIFER LOPEZ is facing possible legal action after cancelling her European and Asian mini-tour. The LOVE DON'T COST A THING singer was...

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Bettany's Fiery Temper Clinched School Place

16th May 2006 17:19

English actor PAUL BETTANY was accepted into drama school after he shook his interviewer during his audition. The A BEAUTIFUL MIND star was just 16...

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Laurie Sick Of Eating 'Entertainment'

16th May 2006 17:19

English actor HUGH LAURIE has lashed out at the recent rise of paparazzi video, after repeatedly being filmed while eating. As more and more...

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Chan's Misery Over Missing Dog

16th May 2006 17:19

Kung fu movie star JACKIE CHAN is devastated after his beloved pet dog JONES ran away from his Hong Kong home. A "substantial" reward is being...

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Disgraced Dj Replaced

16th May 2006 17:19

LATEST: Disgraced US radio DJ TROI TORAIN has been replaced after making on-air racial and sexual comments about a rival DJ's wife and four-year-old...

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Richards And Locklear To Battle On Tv

16th May 2006 17:19

Former friends HEATHER LOCKLEAR and DENISE RICHARDS are set to go head-to-head as they battle for a primetime TV slot for their new shows this autumn...

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Da Vinci Code Censored In Thailand

16th May 2006 17:19

Controversial movie THE DA VINCI CODE will be censored in Thailand after the country's Police Registration Division succumbed to pressure from local...

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Pitt Angry Over Mother's Friendship With Aniston

16th May 2006 17:19

Hollywood star BRAD PITT is upset his mother JANE is still in touch with his ex-wife JENNIFER ANISTON, according to his younger brother DOUG. Doug,...

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Swedish Model Arrested Over Air Rage Attack

16th May 2006 17:19

Swedish model MARZENA KAMIZELA spent the weekend (13-14MAY06) in a Canadian jail after allegedly assaulting three flight attendants. The...

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Drowsy Chaperone Heads Up Tony Nominations

16th May 2006 17:19

Broadway musical THE DROWSY CHAPERONE leads the nominations for next month's (JUN06) Tony Awards with 13 nods. The stage show directed by SPAMALOT...

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Furtado Learns To Dance

16th May 2006 17:19

Canadian singer NELLY FURTADO enlisted the help of her Florida pals to learn how to dance for her long-awaited new single PROMISCUOUS. The chart...

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Ciara: 'I Hated My Long Legs'

16th May 2006 17:19

R+B sensation CIARA struggled to wear a volleyball player's uniform in her acting debut ALL YOU'VE GOT - because she hates her legs. The...

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Lohan Eyes London Move

16th May 2006 17:19

Teen queen LINDSAY LOHAN is considering leaving movie-obsessed Hollywood to live in fashionable, music-loving London. The singer/actress was...

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Young Jeezy Escapes Weapons Charges

16th May 2006 17:19

Georgia rapper YOUNG JEEZY is celebrating after weapons charges against him were dropped by a Florida court. The hip-hop star, real name JAY...

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Johansson Denies Nyc Mayor 'Snub'

16th May 2006 20:57

Stunning actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON was publicly embarrassed last week (ends12MAY06) when she was portrayed as having 'stood up' the Mayor of New...

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Survivor Winner Sentenced To 51 Months In Jail

16th May 2006 20:57

SURVIVOR winner RICHARD HATCH, who won $1 million (GBP556,000) in the debut season of the show, was sentenced to 51 months in jail Tuesday (16MAY06),...

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Kidman Announces Engagement

16th May 2006 20:57

Oscar-winning actress NICOLE KIDMAN is engaged to country music star KEITH URBAN. Kidman hosted the 30th Anniversary gala for United Nations...

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Ciara Jumps At Film Opportunity

16th May 2006 20:57

R+B star CIARA leaped at the chance to make her movie debut in teen volleyball comedy ALL YOU'VE GOT, because it gave her the chance to relive her...

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Furtado Gets Sexy

16th May 2006 20:57

Canadian pop star NELLY FURTADO is rejecting her cute image to be a raunchy sex bomb in the video for her latest single PROMISCUOUS. The I'M LIKE A...

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Simpson Slams Early Marriages

16th May 2006 20:57

Singer ASHLEE SIMPSON has advised young couples against getting wed too soon, after watching her sister JESSICA SIMPSON's marriage to husband NICK...

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Williams To Quit Touring

16th May 2006 20:57

British pop star ROBBIE WILLIAMS plans to quit performing after his 2006 world tour. The former TAKE THAT star set off from South Africa in April...

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Ja Rule Denies Slapping Claims

16th May 2006 20:57

Rapper JA RULE has hit back at claims a member of his entourage slapped a woman in the face at a New York City nightclub last week (11MAY06). The...

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Lopez Pregnant?

16th May 2006 20:57

Singer JENNIFER LOPEZ is reportedly expecting her first child with husband MARC ANTHONY, according to media reports in the US. Lopez appeared at...

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Spears Lashes Out At Latest Child Vehicle Charges

16th May 2006 20:57

LATEST: Pregnant pop star BRITNEY SPEARS insists she did nothing wrong when she drove her Mini Cooper convertible with son SEAN PRESTON slumped...

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The Things They Say 2039

16th May 2006 20:57

"Oh he's very sexy. BEAST is great. He's cool looking, he's blue and he's got great hair. I haven't had great hair since I was 16. It's playing...

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Jackman Was 'Peahead' At School

16th May 2006 20:57

HUGH JACKMAN was teased by drama school friends who called him 'Pea-head' because he insisted on shaving his skull bald. The actor loved the...

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The Things They Say 2038

16th May 2006 20:57

"I don't think there is anything offensive about this film at all. It's a work of fiction, you'll find it in the fiction section in your local...

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Grammer's Gay Bonding With Mckellen

16th May 2006 20:57

KELSEY GRAMMER loved spending time with SIR IAN MCKELLEN on the set of X-MEN: THE LAST STAND, because he helped bring out the gay man in the former...

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Longoria Forces Parker To Wait

16th May 2006 20:57

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA is refusing to marry basketball lover TONY PARKER until she has ended her stint on the hit US TV series. The...

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Beslan Massacre To Hit Big Screen

16th May 2006 20:57

Hollywood producer BRIAN GRAZER is bringing the tale of the Beslan, Russia massacre to the big screen. THE SCHOOL will tell the story of the siege...

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Barton To Say Goodbye To The Oc?

16th May 2006 20:57

Actress MISCHA BARTON is set to leave hit TV series THE OC, according to media reports in the US. The 20-year-old actress, who plays MARISSA COOPER...

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