Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 16th December 2004

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Brosnan Would Steal Paintings

16th December 2004 5:45

Irish actor PIERCE BROSNAN would love to follow his character's example in art heist movie THE THOMAS CROWN AFFAIR, but is too cowardly so contents...

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Dicaprio Praised For Focused Attitude By Reilly

16th December 2004 5:45

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO has won praise for his ability to handle his heart-throb status from co-star JOHN C REILLY, who is "really proud" of THE AVIATOR...

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Tautou's Very Long Depression

16th December 2004 5:45

AMELIE star AUDREY TAUTOU suffered severe depression during the filming of her latest movie A VERY LONG ENGAGEMENT - because she forced herself to...

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Lohan And Olsen Twins Escape Restaurant Brawl

16th December 2004 5:45

LINDSAY LOHAN was forced to seek refuge at MARY-KATE and ASHLEY OLSEN's table recently, when two disgruntled diners started a vicious brawl across...

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Andress Hails Berry's Bond Girl Skills

16th December 2004 5:45

Former BOND girl URSULA ANDRESS has hailed HALLE BERRY as a worthy successor to her role as superspy JAMES BOND's love interest. The veteran...

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Farrell's Hotel Romance

16th December 2004 5:45

Irish lothario COLIN FARRELL allegedly shared a lavish hotel suite with SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE photographer MARY ELLEN MATTHEWS last week...

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Slater: 'Press Exaggerated Fight With My Wife'

16th December 2004 5:45

TRUE ROMANCE star CHRISTIAN SLATER has dismissed press reports that he needed nine stitches after his wife hit him in a Las Vegas, Nevada, hotel...

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Moss 'Annoyed' By Miller's Copying Style

16th December 2004 5:45

KATE MOSS is allegedly so fed-up with SIENNA MILLER copying her style she has moved away from her customary bohemian look because of it. ...

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Prince Discusses Osbourne Theft

16th December 2004 5:45

British royal PRINCE CHARLES took time out of last night's (14DEC04) ROYAL VARIETY PERFORMANCE to console SHARON OSBOURNE over her recent $3.8...

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Miramax's Controversial Christmas Party

16th December 2004 5:45

MIRAMAX bosses BOB and HARVEY WEINSTEIN are throwing a lavish Christmas party for their staff - despite making hundreds of employees redundant to...

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Father Praises Jessica Simpson's Breasts

16th December 2004 5:45

Pop beauty JESSICA SIMPSON's manager and father JOE has credited his daughter's breasts with forging her sex symbol status. The former Baptist...

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Manson Finds Being Anonymous Impossible

16th December 2004 5:45

MARILYN MANSON is forced to wear a hooded top and large glasses to avoid being recognised, but still has trouble camouflaging his "recognisable...

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Osbourne To Auction Jewellery For Cancer Victims

16th December 2004 5:45

Rock matriarch SHARON OSBOURNE is considering selling all of her jewellery and donating proceeds to her colon cancer foundation, to prevent a...

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Suede Stars Reunite After A Decade

16th December 2004 5:45

Former SUEDE stars BRETT ANDERSON and BERNARD BUTLER reunited on stage last night (14DEC04) for the first time in a decade - to introduce their new...

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Eminem Studio Auctioned On Ebay

16th December 2004 5:45

The recording studio where EMINEM recorded THE SLIM SHADY LP will be sold on auction website eBAY. The Ferndale, Detroit, building is to be...

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Nelly Plays Large Venues To Appease Sponsors

16th December 2004 5:45

NELLY feels pressured to play "big joints" to honour advertising obligations - even though he prefers performing in smaller arenas due to the...

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Thousands Of Fans Honour Dimebag

16th December 2004 5:45

Murdered ex-PANTERA guitarist 'DIMEBAG' DARRELL ABBOTT was honoured by thousands of music fans yesterday (14DEC04) at a memorial service in...

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Ashlee Simpson's Dad Bans Her Lesbian Scenes

16th December 2004 5:47

Pop beauty ASHLEE SIMPSON's manager and father JOE has changed the gay plot in her movie debut WANNABE, because he's uncomfortable with his...

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Kevin Coyne Dead

16th December 2004 5:47

British singer/songwriter KEVIN COYNE has died at his home in Germany. The former social worker, who famously declined an offer to replace JIM...

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Brown Surgery 'Successful'

16th December 2004 5:47

Funk legend JAMES BROWN underwent successful surgery to treat his prostate cancer in an Atlanta, Georgia hospital earlier today (15DEC04). The...

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Odb's Death Ruled An Accident

16th December 2004 5:47

LATEST: The death of rapper OL' DIRTY BASTARD has been ruled an accident by the New York medical examiner's office. Officials have declared the...

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Streisand's Cancer Nightmare Exposed

16th December 2004 5:47

America has been rocked today (15DEC04) by tabloid revelations that BARBRA STREISAND has undergone a secret cancer operation to remove part of her...

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Blanchett Wants To Improve Golf Handicap

16th December 2004 5:47

CATE BLANCHETT took up golf in preparation for her role as KATHARINE HEPBURN in THE AVIATOR - in a bid to resemble the movie legend's athletic...

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Travolta Promises Johansson Lunch In Africa

16th December 2004 5:47

LOST IN TRANSLATION star SCARLETT JOHANSSON is looking forward to receiving an extravagant gift from actor JOHN TRAVOLTA - lunch in Africa. ...

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Jeunet: 'Tautou Redefined Sadness'

16th December 2004 5:47

French director JEAN-PIERRE JEUNET was so moved by AUDREY TAUTOU's portrayal of a grief-stricken woman in his latest movie, he wept hysterically...

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Drama Lost Finds Favour On Tv Guide Hit List

16th December 2004 5:47

New desert island TV drama LOST has pipped THE SOPRANOS, THE SHIELD and NIP/TUCK in a new American best of list for 2004. Top critic MATT ROUSH,...

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Spacey Tries To Become A Hellraising Rocker

16th December 2004 5:47

Hollywood actor KEVIN SPACEY attempted to smash up the set of a chat show last night (14DEC04), in an attempt to show off his new self-proclaimed...

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Damon Hits Back At Affleck

16th December 2004 5:47

LATEST: MATT DAMON has taken revenge on his pal BEN AFFLECK's mocking TV clip, by launching his own campaign urging the public to send the...

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Shannon Elizabeth Seeks Psychic Help

16th December 2004 5:47

AMERICAN PIE star SHANNON ELIZABETH has reportedly called in a little spiritual help to save her two-year marriage to actor JOE REITMAN. The...

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Scorsese Wants To Direct Smaller Films

16th December 2004 5:47

GOODFELLAS director MARTIN SCORSESE is hoping to return to making movies on a smaller budget with "name stars", after his multi-million dollar...

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Slater: 'Alcohol Helped Me Cope With Early Fame'

16th December 2004 5:47

Hollywood actor CHRISTIAN SLATER used to rely on alcohol to calm his nerves during the early 90s, because he found fame difficult to deal with. ...

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Did Julia Deceive About Delivery Date?

16th December 2004 5:47

New mum JULIA ROBERTS reportedly duped the world's press with the real due date of her twins, so reporters and paparazzi wouldn't be hounding her...

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Prydz Celebrates Chart Success With Dvd

16th December 2004 5:47

Swedish DJ ERIC PRYDZ's has celebrated the UK chart success of his dance track CALL ON ME by making a full-length DVD starring the scantily clad...

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Ludacris Raps To The Top

16th December 2004 5:47

Fans of LUDACRIS have handed the rapper a terrific pre-Christmas gift by giving him the second American number one album of his career. The...

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Idol Star Buys Beverly Hills Bachelor Pad

16th December 2004 5:47

AMERICAN IDOL and X FACTOR star SIMON COWELL has bought a new $8 million (GBP4.2 million) pad in Beverly Hills, California amid reports he's...

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Rod Leads Knighthood Bets

16th December 2004 5:47

ROD STEWART, RINGO STARR and CHARLIE WATTS are the leading rockers expected to land a knighthood in British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II's New Year's...

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Lost Velvet Underground Demo Found At Flea Market

16th December 2004 5:47

The lost demo album VELVET UNDERGROUND used to land a record deal back in the late 1960s has been discovered in a record bin at a New York flea...

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Pam Is The Tops For Poker Players

16th December 2004 5:48

PAMELA ANDERSON is the celebrity America's online poker players would most like to see sitting at their table, according to a new poll. More...

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Gay 55-Year-old Favoured For Playgirl Honour

16th December 2004 5:48

The favourite pin-up to claim soft porn magazine PLAYGIRL's Man of The Year honours in January (05) isn't just the publication's oldest cover model...

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Blanchett Dreams Of Four Kids

16th December 2004 5:48

CATE BLANCHETT is trying to convince her writer husband ANDREW UPTON to give her more kids, because she wants to double up as a mum. The LORD OF...

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Friel And Thewlis Expecting First Child

16th December 2004 5:48

British acting couple ANNA FRIEL and DAVID THEWLIS are set to become parents next year (05) after the actress overcome her endometriosis condition...

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Ferrer Blameless In Skateboarder Collision

16th December 2004 5:48

GEORGE CLOONEY's actor cousin MIGUEL FERRER has been cleared of any wrongdoing after hitting a careless skateboarder on Hollywood Boulevard earlier...

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Travolta Pursued Aviator Role For Years

16th December 2004 5:48

GREASE star JOHN TRAVOLTA is having a bittersweet time watching the acclaim and award nominations THE AVIATOR has been receiving - because he...

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Graham And Lucas In Love Match

16th December 2004 5:48

AUSTIN POWERS beauty HEATHER GRAHAM has been romantically linked to a new man - SALMA HAYEK's ex-boyfriend JOSH LUCAS. The screen stars stepped...

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Cage 'Afraid Of Someone' Ruining His Marriage

16th December 2004 5:48

Actor NICOLAS CAGE is terrified of proclaiming his joy at being married to third wife ALICE KIM, in case "someone takes the happiness away". The...

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Kingsley Fights Off Reports His Wife Has Left Him

16th December 2004 5:48

OSCAR-winning actor SIR BEN KINGSLEY is fighting off reports his wife ALEXANDRA has dumped him after just a year of marriage for being a "snob". ...

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Russell And Hawn Prove They're Still A Couple

16th December 2004 5:48

LATEST: KURT RUSSELL and GOLDIE HAWN have laughed off reports of a split by baring all on holiday in Mexico. The couple were reportedly on the...

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Gisele Hit With Lawsuit After Dog Drama

16th December 2004 5:48

LATEST: Supermodel GISELE BUNDCHEN is being taken to court by the people who found her dog VIDA - because they claim they were never paid the...

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Garner Sparks Pregnancy Questions

16th December 2004 5:48

ALIAS star JENNIFER GARNER has sparked speculation she's pregnant with boyfriend BEN AFFLECK's baby, after being photographed with a...

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Wood Plans Supergroup Gigs

16th December 2004 5:48

ROLLING STONE RONNIE WOOD is creating a supergroup to provide the musical entertainment at his new art exhibition in London. The START ME UP...

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Newton-john Lands Ultimate Breast Cancer Honour

16th December 2004 5:48

Australian pop icon OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN has received an odd new honour - she's the face and name behind a new breast cancer check kit. The new...

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Lisa Marie Talks Babies With New Beau

16th December 2004 5:48

LISA MARIE PRESLEY is so smitten with her new beau MICHAEL LOCKWOOD she's thinking about becoming a mother again at 36. The three-times married...

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Osbourne: 'I Have No Money For Christmas'

16th December 2004 5:48

Rock matriarch SHARON OSBOURNE fears the Osbourne household will have a frugal Christmas this year, because her $3.6 million (GBP2 million)...

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Elton Recovers For London

16th December 2004 5:48

LATEST: Flamboyant rocker SIR ELTON JOHN returned to full health on Monday (13DEC04) to perform for fans in his hometown of London, just 24 hours...

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Travis Star Horrified By Sudan Conditions

16th December 2004 5:48

TRAVIS frontman FRAN HEALY is horrified by the "unbelievable" conditions people are living in in Sudan's troubled Darfur region. The Scots TURN...

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Snoop Ditches His Pimp Image To Win Wife Back

16th December 2004 5:48

Hip-hop star SNOOP DOGG has dumped his pimping ways in a bid to win his wife SHANTE back. The rapper filed for divorce from his childhood...

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Ja Rule Sued Over Mtv Party

16th December 2004 5:48

JA RULE is being sued by a Miami, Florida, woman who claims the rapper trashed her mansion while shooting an episode of MTV CRIBS there. ...

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Courtney Love's Day In Court Pushed Back

16th December 2004 5:48

Troubled rocker COURTNEY LOVE's assault case was pushed back to 11 January (05) yesterday (15DEC04). The case was given a continuance when the...

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Beckinsale Felt 'Fat' As Gardner

16th December 2004 9:32

British actress KATE BECKINSALE had a horrible experience playing screen legend AVA GARDNER in the new movie THE AVIATOR - she felt like a "fat...

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Rolling Stone Names Its Heavy Hitters Of 2004

16th December 2004 9:32

PARIS HILTON, MICHAEL MOORE, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, BOB DYLAN, LINDSAY LOHAN, ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER, GWEN STEFANI and JAMIE FOXX join politicians,...

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Cate Reveals Hepburn's Imperfections

16th December 2004 9:32

Australian movie star CATE BLANCHETT has discovered silver screen icon KATHARINE HEPBURN is less than perfect - she alleges the legend was...

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Malcolm In The Middle Tackles Amputation

16th December 2004 9:32

Hit comedy MALCOLM IN THE MIDDLE is set to raise laughs out of a painful subject - amputation BRYAN CRANSTON, who plays lead character FRANKIE...

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Dicaprio: 'Acting Is Easy'

16th December 2004 9:32

Hollywood star LEONARDO DiCAPRIO has paid tribute to film editors, for making his job as an actor effortless. The TITANIC heart-throb claims his...

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Freddie's Emotional Family Tribute

16th December 2004 9:32

FREDDIE PRINZE JR broke down in tears on Hollywood's famed Walk of Fame when he paid tribute to his late father, who was being honoured with a...

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Shield Star's Sad Xmas As Wife Jumps To Her Death

16th December 2004 9:32

THE SHIELD star WALTON GOGGINS is facing a tough Christmas (04) after his depressed wife jumped to her death from a Los Angeles high-rise just days...

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Ferguson Quits Acting

16th December 2004 9:32

Scottish funnyman CRAIG FERGUSON is quitting acting so he can concentrate on his new role as a late-night TV chat show host. The former THE DREW...

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Electra And Navarro To Finally Honeymoon

16th December 2004 9:32

CARMEN ELECTRA and DAVE NAVARRO are having a honeymoon over the upcoming Christmas (04) holidays - more than a year after their wedding. The...

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Pamela Anderson Strips For Naked Billboard Campaign

16th December 2004 9:32

PAMELA ANDERSON's naked image will soon grace billboards all over China in a new anti-fur campaign - as long as she can get past censors. The...

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Rock Hudson's Widow Caught Up In New Gay Scandal

16th December 2004 9:32

Movie icon ROCK HUDSON's widow is embroiled in a new gay scandal, years after her husband was exposed as a homosexual. Love scorned MIKE WAGNER...

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Fat Joe Donates To Old School

16th December 2004 9:32

Hip-hop star FAT JOE is spreading Christmas cheer in New York by donating 20 computers to his old grammar school. The LEAN BACK rapper will hand...

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Spears And Hilton Voted 2004'S Most Annoying People

16th December 2004 9:32

BRITNEY SPEARS and PARIS HILTON are sharing the top spot in a new poll - as the most annoying people of 2004. With Spears' marriages to both...

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Uri Geller Reveals Lennon's Alien Encounter

16th December 2004 9:32

JOHN LENNON died thinking aliens exist, according to the late BEATLE's psychic friend, URI GELLER. Geller has revealed Lennon told him he'd had...

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Von Teese Honoured By Jagger's Interest In Cleavage

16th December 2004 9:32

MARILYN MANSON's girlfriend DITA VON TEESE was blissfully unaware her impressive cleavage caught the attention of aging lothario MICK JAGGER...

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Kanye West Fears Grammy Defeat By Usher

16th December 2004 9:32

Producer-turned-rapper KANYE WEST is convinced he won't win many of his GRAMMY nominations - because he's competing with USHER. West leads the...

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Snoop: 'Pay Me What I'm Worth'

16th December 2004 9:32

Rapper SNOOP DOGG won't return to making movies unless his fee goes up to $1 million (GBP526,315) per project. The STARSKY + HUTCH star insists...

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Nelly And Dupri To Host Christmas Bash For Kids

16th December 2004 9:32

Hip-hop star NELLY is teaming up with his producer pal JERMAINE DUPRI to host "Atlanta's Biggest Christmas party" for hundreds of underprivileged...

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Streisand Confirms Surgery Reports

16th December 2004 9:32

LATEST: Singing legend BARBRA STREISAND has confirmed reports she underwent surgery earlier this month (DEC04) to remove a polyp in her colon. ...

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Collins Determined To Pull-off Christmas Meal On Time

16th December 2004 13:51

British actress JOAN COLLINS is anxious for this year's (25DEC04) Christmas Day meal to be a success - after the turkey disaster she experienced...

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Christensen Snubs Fifth Avenue For London

16th December 2004 13:51

Danish supermodel HELENA CHRISTENSEN may only live minutes away from New York's shopping paradise, Fifth Avenue, but she loves flying to London to...

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Aviator's Reilly In Awe Of Scorsese

16th December 2004 13:51

Actor JOHN C REILLY had so much respect for MARTIN SCORSESE on the set of GANGS OF NEW YORK, he insisted on addressing him by his full name. The...

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Lumet To Receive Honorary Oscar

16th December 2004 13:51

Veteran director SIDNEY LUMET will receive an honorary statuette at next year's (FEB05) OSCAR ceremony - his first ever Academy Award. The DOG...

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Weaver Begs Scott To Write Alien Sequel

16th December 2004 13:51

SIGOURNEY WEAVER is desperate to reprise her signature role as tough warrior ELLEN RIPLEY and is disappointed director RIDLEY SCOTT has failed to...

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Dicaprio Slams Spider-man And Star Wars Roles

16th December 2004 13:51

Hollywood hunk LEONARDO DiCAPRIO was offered the roles of SPIDER-MAN and STAR WARS hero ANAKIN SKYWALKER, but turned them down because they failed...

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Sharon Osbourne Needs A Rest

16th December 2004 13:51

SHARON OSBOURNE is taking six months off work after finishing British TV talent show THE X FACTOR, because she is "so tired". Osbourne, who is...

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Bloom 'Has A Secret Date'

16th December 2004 13:51

Hollywood hunk ORLANDO BLOOM allegedly spent an evening canoodling with a mystery blonde in Dubai, United Arab Emirates - despite dating movie...

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Ritchie Urges Blair To Join Kaballah

16th December 2004 13:51

MADONNA's director husband GUY RITCHIE plans to talk to British Prime Minister TONY BLAIR about Kaballah, the mystical offshoot of Judaism. The...

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Cave Struggles To Be Happy

16th December 2004 13:51

Morose rocker NICK CAVE has found happiness in middle age, but he still has to battle his inner darkness. The Australian concedes he will always...

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Wood Takes His Art To America

16th December 2004 13:51

ROLLING STONE RONNIE WOOD is so thrilled with the reception to his art show in London, he's planning to take his paintings to America. The...

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Robbie's Site Closed After Hate Mail

16th December 2004 13:51

Pop hunk ROBBIE WILLIAMS' internet message board has been shut down after his official website was bombarded with hate mail. The ROCK DJ star...

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Healy Blasts Britain After Sudan Visit

16th December 2004 13:51

TRAVIS frontman FRAN HEALY has slammed "greedy" Britons, after witnessing the poverty and disease in the Darfur region of Sudan. The DRIFTWOOD...

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Church Victim Of Hate Mail

16th December 2004 13:51

Welsh soprano CHARLOTTE CHURCH is reportedly distraught over racist hate mail sent to her boyfriend KYLE JOHNSON. British newspaper THE SUN...

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Jack Osbourne Slams Cowell

16th December 2004 13:51

JACK OSBOURNE has launched a scathing attack on British music mogul SIMON COWELL, labelling the AMERICAN IDOL judge "a slimeball". The...

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Madonna Wins Pheasant Tax Battle

16th December 2004 13:51

Pop legend MADONNA has won her battle against animal rights activists who accused her of evading tax laws by breeding pheasants on her land in...

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Ure: 'My Wife Said Choose Booze Or Me'

16th December 2004 13:51

BAND AID producer MIDGE URE's alcohol addiction became so serious this year (04), his wife threatened to leave him. The former ULTRAVOX singer...

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Cave's Internet Album

16th December 2004 17:46

NICK CAVE used the internet to research his new album, and downloaded inspirations as diverse as MILES DAVIS and COCKNEY REBEL. Despite claiming...

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Pogues' Fairytale Voted Best Christmas Song Ever

16th December 2004 17:46

THE POGUES' festive duet FAIRYTALE OF NEW YORK with the late KIRSTY MacCOLL has been crowned Britain's favourite Christmas song of all time. The...

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Ashanti Attacks Beyonce Rift Reports

16th December 2004 17:46

LATEST: ASHANTI has again hit out at reports of a rift with R+B rival BEYONCE KNOWLES, insisting it has been manufactured by the media. The...

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Aguilera Slams 'Fake' Music Industry

16th December 2004 17:46

Pop superstar CHRISTINA AGUILERA has slammed the music industry for being fake and malicious. The DIRRTY singer complains she has struggled to...

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Houston Unhurt After Crash

16th December 2004 17:46

Singer WHITNEY HOUSTON has walked away unscathed after crashing her sports car into a bus near her home in Georgia. Houston clipped a bus while...

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'Drugged' Doherty Dragged Off Stage

16th December 2004 17:46

Troubled rocker PETE DOHERTY was allegedly so intoxicated at last night's (15DEC04) gig with his new band BABYSHAMBLES, his management dragged him...

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Fresh Bid To Dismiss Jackson Case

16th December 2004 17:46

LATEST: MICHAEL JACKSON's attorneys are pushing for his child molestation case to be dropped on the grounds that his Neverland Ranch was...

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Winfrey Brings Dead Girl's Money To Africa

16th December 2004 17:46

Media mogul OPRAH WINFREY has finally fulfilled her promise to the parents of a dead American girl - by personally handing over money saved by the...

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Brosnan Attacks Ireland's Smoking Ban

16th December 2004 17:46

Suave actor PIERCE BROSNAN has attacked his native Ireland for its recent ban on smoking in public places. The 51-year-old complains he has to...

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Weaver Slams Drug Claims

16th December 2004 17:46

ALIEN star SIGOURNEY WEAVER has slammed claims she smokes cannabis, insisting her nervous system is too sensitive for intoxicating substances. ...

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Dicaprio Hopes The Aviator Exposes Bush Scandals

16th December 2004 17:46

TITANIC star LEONARDO DiCAPRIO hopes American voters will draw parallels between the US government's scandalous relationships in his latest movie...

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Hit Us Shows Battle For Tv Awards

16th December 2004 17:46

Hit US TV shows SEX AND THE CITY and THE WEST WING are competing at America's 57TH ANNUAL WRITERS GUILD AWARDS after receiving two nominations each...

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Wife Swap Makers Sue Us Copycat

16th December 2004 17:46

A British production company is suing the makers of new FOX show TRADING SPOUSES - claiming it is a "blatant copycat" of the WIFE SWAP programme...

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Blake's Ill-advised Interview Used As Evidence

16th December 2004 17:46

LATEST: A TV interview ROBERT BLAKE agreed to do from jail, against the wishes of his former attorney, will be admitted as evidence during the...

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Stars Evacuated From London Hotel

16th December 2004 17:46

Hollywood stars BRAD PITT and MATT DAMON were evacuated from an exclusive London hotel today (16DEC04) when a fire broke out. Four fire engines...

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Blue Blast Aguilera

16th December 2004 17:46

British boyband BLUE have hit out at CHRISTINA AGUILERA, because she ruined a recent gig they performed. The ALL RISE hitmakers were stunned to...

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Neeson Started Dating At 24

16th December 2004 21:21

SCHINDLER'S LIST star LIAM NEESON was so shy around females when he was growing up, he didn't start seriously dating until he was 24 years old. ...

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Mary-louise Parker To Sell Weed

16th December 2004 21:21

THE WEST WING star MARY-LOUISE PARKER is heading to TV - to play a drug dealer. WEEDS, which will air on cable network SHOWTIME in the middle of...

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Trump Inundated With Finale Requests

16th December 2004 21:21

DONALD TRUMP is astounded at the number of high-powered people who have been begging him for tickets to the live season finale of his reality show...

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Osbourne Dreads Christmas

16th December 2004 21:21

Reality TV matriarch SHARON OSBOURNE is dreading Christmas because it always sparks a family row. Osbourne believes it's inevitable her children...

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Weaver Unleashes Ripley At Daughter's School

16th December 2004 21:21

Eccentric actor SIGOURNEY WEAVER reprised her ALIEN role as tough warrior ELLEN RIPLEY to force her husband to take their daughter out of a violent...

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Longoria's Globe Snub Over Dying Aunt

16th December 2004 21:21

DESPERATE HOUSE WIVES TV star EVA LONGORIA fears she was refused a GOLDEN GLOBE nomination because she missed the HOLLYWOOD FOREIGN PRESS...

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Trump Has Doubts About Tv Wedding

16th December 2004 21:21

LATEST: Billionaire DONALD TRUMP is having huge doubts about televising his wedding to MELANIA KNAUSS on 22 January (05) - because he believes it's...

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Eastwood's Daughter's Boyfriend Dies

16th December 2004 21:21

CLINT EASTWOOD and his family are devastated, following the death of his daughter ALISON's boyfriend, MICHAEL COMBS. Authorities say 42-year-old...

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Apple Martin Loves U2

16th December 2004 21:21

CHRIS MARTIN and GWYNETH PALTROW's baby daughter APPLE has turned her back on her father's music - she's a fan of Irish rockers U2 instead. But...

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Teese Credits Absinthe With Manson Debauchery

16th December 2004 21:21

Fetish model DITA VON TEESE credits potent drink absinthe with prompting her first sexual experience with eccentric rocker MARILYN MANSON. AGENT...

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Nugent Rocks For Bush

16th December 2004 21:21

Conservative rocker TED NUGENT will perform in Texas next month (JAN05) to celebrate the second inauguration of American President GEORGE W BUSH. ...

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Aguilera Urges Sister To Become Star

16th December 2004 21:21

DIRRTY singer CHRISTINA AGUILERA is urging her younger sister RACHEL to follow in her footsteps to pop superstardom. The sexy star has tipped...

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Ashanti: 'Acting Is Hard'

16th December 2004 21:21

Singer-turned-actress ASHANTI has hit out at pop rival BEYONCE KNOWLES' claims acting is easy. The R+B star is poised to make her movie debut...

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Andy Bell Insists He's In Good Health

16th December 2004 21:21

LATEST: ERASURE frontman ANDY BELL is assuring fans he's "feeling fine" since announcing was diagnosed as HIV positive six years ago. Bell, 40,...

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Jackson's Ex Wife Reportedly Subpoenaed

16th December 2004 21:21

MICHAEL JACKSON's ex-wife DEBORAH ROWE has reportedly been subpoenaed to testify in the pop superstar's child-molestation case. BAD singer...

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Vince Neil Accused Of Assault

16th December 2004 21:21

MOTLEY CRUE singer VINCE NEIL has been accused of assaulting an employee of a Dallas, Texas, nightclub after a disagreement over sound levels...

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Jackson's Ex-wife Asks Judge For Visitation Rights

16th December 2004 21:21

MICHAEL JACKSON's ex-wife DEBORAH ROWE has gone to court in an attempt to gain visitation rights to their two children. Rowe, whom Jackson...

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Beckinsale Stunned By Daughter's Wisdom

16th December 2004 21:21

British actress KATE BECKINSALE finds her five-year-old daughter LILY terribly intimidating - because the youngster is better at mathematics than...

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