Music, Movie and Entertainment News 17th August 2005

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Jack Osbourne: 'My Parents Didn't Recognise Me'

17th August 2005 2:41

JACK OSBOURNE knew his weight loss had significantly changed his appearance for the better when his own parents didn't recognise him. The formerly...

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Murder Charges Against Cassidy Lowered

17th August 2005 2:41

Murder charges against rapper CASSIDY have been reduced in severity from first-degree to third-degree murder. Municipal court Judge MARSHA...

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Victoria Beckham Turns Her Back On Pop Career

17th August 2005 2:41

VICTORIA BECKHAM has written off a SPICE GIRLS reunion, because she has decided to concentrate on being a housewife and fade into the background. ...

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Madonna In Shock When She Arrived At Hospital

17th August 2005 2:41

LATEST: Pop superstar MADONNA was in a severe state of shock when she arrived at her local English hospital after suffering a shock horse riding...

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P Diddy Shortens Name To Diddy

17th August 2005 2:41

Rap mogul SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS has unveiled his new stage moniker - he wants to be called just DIDDY. Combs - who changed his name from PUFF DADDY...

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Madonna's Tour Thrown Into Doubt

17th August 2005 2:41

LATEST: MADONNA's horse riding accident has thrown the tour for her upcoming album CONFESSIONS ON A DANCEFLOOR into doubt. The MUSIC singer...

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Hilton Supports Reid

17th August 2005 2:41

Celebrity socialite PARIS HILTON has offered to lend her support to pal TARA REID by making a high-profile appearance on her new reality TV show WILD...

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Actor Appointed Czech Culture Minister

17th August 2005 2:41

Actor VTEZSLAV JANDAK has been appointed the new culture minister in the Czech Republic. Jandak was a famous film star during the 1970s and...

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Longoria: 'Brazilian Wax Made Me A Woman'

17th August 2005 2:41

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA was so thrilled the first time she had a Brazilian wax, she credits the experience with finally making her a...

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Actor James Booth Dies

17th August 2005 2:41

Veteran British actor JAMES BOOTH died of natural causes last week (11AUG05). He was 77. Booth grabbed international acclaim with his...

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Gervais' New Show Leaked On Net

17th August 2005 2:41

An episode of RICKY GERVAIS' new comedy show EXTRAS has appeared on the internet days before it is due to premiere on British television. The...

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Maradona Makes Chat Show Debut

17th August 2005 2:41

Troubled football legend DIEGO MARADONA launched his new career as a TV presenter last night (16AUG05), when chat show LA NOCHE DEL 10 aired for the...

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Richards Puts Engagement Ring Back On

17th August 2005 2:41

LATEST: DENISE RICHARDS has fuelled reports she has patched up her troubled marriage to CHARLIE SHEEN, by wearing her engagement ring in public. ...

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The Things They Say 29

17th August 2005 2:41

"I'm the guy you wanna just get close to. I'm just touchable. I'm approachable." Rap mogul SEAN 'DIDDY' COMBS likes to get up close and personal.

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Andre 3000 Still Waiting For Hendrix Family's Go-ahead

17th August 2005 2:41

OUTKAST star ANDRE '3000' BENJAMIN is still waiting for JIMI HENDRIX's family to give him permission to play the rock legend in a biopic. The HEY...

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Cowell Wants To Bash Hilton

17th August 2005 8:56

British music mogul SIMON COWELL wants PARIS HILTON to compete in a planned celebrity version of his hit show AMERICAN IDOL - because he wants to...

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Townshend Destroys Guitar For Charity

17th August 2005 8:56

THE WHO rocker PETE TOWNSHEND smashed up a guitar so it could be auctioned for charity. The MY GENERATION star was renowned in the 1960s for...

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Sean Paul Unrepentant After Smoking Marijuana On Pyramid

17th August 2005 8:56

Reggae star SEAN PAUL was amazed when fellow tourists branded him "disrespectful" when he lit up a cannabis joint on top of one of Egypt's...

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The Things They Say 30

17th August 2005 8:56

"It's not a bad thing if your ring's too heavy, I don't think." Hotel heiress PARIS HILTON - engaged to Greek shipping heir PARIS LATSIS - loves...

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Dickinson To Celebrate Her 50th All Year

17th August 2005 8:56

Model JANICE DICKINSON is so thrilled with turning 50, she's decided to celebrate her birthday every day of the year. The AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL...

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Electra's Stack Of Hats

17th August 2005 8:56

CARMEN ELECTRA boasts a large collection of hats - even though she believes she doesn't look good in any of them. The former BAYWATCH beauty,...

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Reid Hates Her Wild Child Reputation

17th August 2005 8:56

Hollywood star TARA REID hates being branded a wild child at 29-years-old and insists she is a homely type. The AMERICAN PIE beauty, whose drunken...

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Berry Recalls Embarrassing Cheerleader Moment

17th August 2005 8:56

Oscar-winning beauty HALLE BERRY shudders whenever she recalls her days as a cheerleader at high school - because she mistakenly flashed her...

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Longoria Loves Cooking

17th August 2005 8:56

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA loves cooking for her boyfriend TONY PARKER so much, she once held up a glamorous photo shoot to scramble eggs...

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Fox Urges 50 Cent To Keep Rapping About Her

17th August 2005 8:56

KILL BILL star VIVICA A FOX is urging her ex-boyfriend 50 CENT to continue writing raps about their failed romance - because it's making more men...

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Pitt And Aniston 'Hire Private Divorce Judge'

17th August 2005 8:56

BRAD PITT and JENNIFER ANISTON have reportedly hired a private divorce judge to preside over the termination of their marriage, because they want to...

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Parfitt Hated Quo Clothes

17th August 2005 8:56

STATUS QUO rocker RICK PARFITT hated the band's heavily styled look in the 1960s because he thought the clothes made him look effeminate. The...

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Wahlberg's Secret Recordings

17th August 2005 8:56

THE ITALIAN JOB star MARK WAHLBERG occasionally records songs for his movie soundtracks - but he keeps it secret from his fans. The...

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Missy Avoids Preaching To Her Young Fans

17th August 2005 8:56

Hip-hop star MISSY ELLIOTT is cautious about preaching to her young fans - because she's worried about scaring them away. The WORK IT rapper, who...

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Tommy Lee Loved His Tutor's Armpits

17th August 2005 8:56

Rocker TOMMY LEE left his college tutor stunned during his recent studies at the University Of Nebraska, when he told her he loved her armpits. ...

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Charlie Stays On Top Of The UK Box Office

17th August 2005 13:50

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY is spending a third triumphant week at the top of the UK box-office chart, holding back critically slammed...

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Cruise Leaves Beckhams Impressed

17th August 2005 13:50

Hollywood actor TOM CRUISE left former SPICE GIRL VICTORIA BECKHAM and her soccer star husband DAVID dumbstuck when he recently suggested they all...

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Greengrass To Direct Another 9/11 Movie

17th August 2005 13:50

British film-maker PAUL GREENGRASS is to direct a controversial new film about the fourth plane hijacked during the US terrorist attacks on 11th...

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Laurie Boxes His Way To Humility

17th August 2005 13:50

British actor HUGH LAURIE has taken up boxing in a bid to keep his ego at bay. The HOUSE star, 42, admits he cuts an unlikely figure in the ring,...

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Hopkins Is Named Top British Actor

17th August 2005 13:50

THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS star SIR ANTHONY HOPKINS has been voted the greatest British actor of all time, beating out competition from late legend SIR...

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Andrews Praises His 'Influential' Lost Character

17th August 2005 13:50

LOST star NAVEEN ANDREWS is convinced his Iraqi character in the hit TV drama will become hugely influential in erasing negative Muslim stereotypes...

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Princes William And Harry Wanted For Simpsons Cameo

17th August 2005 13:50

British royal PRINCE WILLIAM and his younger brother PRINCE HARRY are being headhunted by TV bosses to star in an episode of cartoon series THE...

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Blue Star Left Annoyed As His Mother Sells Memorabilia

17th August 2005 13:50

Former BLUE star DUNCAN JAMES is furious with his mother for selling his personal boyband memorabilia on internet auction site eBay. The...

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Ryder: 'I Hate Singing Step On'

17th August 2005 13:50

HAPPY MONDAYS frontman SHAUN RYDER is sick of singing his massive 1990 hit STEP ON, as he has performed it so many times. The 43-year-old former...

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Jack Osbourne Glad He Endured Colonic Irrigation

17th August 2005 13:50

BLACK SABBATH rocker OZZY OSBOURNE's son JACK is pleased he endured the hardships of colonic irrigation twice daily, because his significant weight...

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Rihanna Arrested In Berlin

17th August 2005 13:50

Singer RIHANNA was arrested at Berlin-Tegel Airport yesterday (16AUG05) - because she didn't have a visa to enter Germany. The 17-year-old...

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Cowell Slammed By X Factor Winner

17th August 2005 13:50

Music mogul SIMON COWELL has been slammed by the winner of his UK television show THE X FACTOR, who accuses the reality TV judge of having dumped him...

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Eminem Cancels European Tour

17th August 2005 13:50

Superstar rapper EMINEM has cancelled his forthcoming European tour, blaming exhaustion. The STAN singer - real name MARSHALL MATHERS III - was...

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Man Charged With Attempted Murder In Cohn Shooting

17th August 2005 13:50

LATEST: The man suspected of shooting singer / songwriter MARC COHN during a carjacking has been charged with first-degree attempted murder. ...

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The Things They Say 31

17th August 2005 13:50

"I'm constantly critical of myself. When I'm constipated, I'm critical; when I see veins, I'm critical; when I've seen lines creeping up on my face,...

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King Offers Chance To Star In Book

17th August 2005 17:56

Horror impresario STEPHEN KING is offering one lucky bidder the chance to have a character named after them in his next spine-chilling book - but he...

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Rodriguez's Son Credited With New Film

17th August 2005 17:56

Maverick film director ROBERT RODRIGUEZ credits his eight-year old son RACER for creating his new movie SHARKBOY AND LAVAGIRL IN 3-D. The SIN CITY...

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Hopper Denies Drugs Interfered With Career

17th August 2005 17:56

Troubled Hollywood star DENNIS HOPPER has promoted hard drugs and alcohol as the perfect ingredients for movie making, and insists he owes his career...

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Thompson's Star-studded Funeral Celebration

17th August 2005 17:56

HUNTER S THOMPSON's widow is holding a massive star-studded party instead of a wake for the writer's funeral this Saturday (20AUG05) - to honour his...

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Rollins Slams Music Industry Commercialism

17th August 2005 17:56

Jazz legend SONNY ROLLINS refuses to bow to commercialism in the music industry, as he insists art comes first. The WAY OUT WEST superstar,74, is...

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Maxi Jazz: 'I Like To Think Everyone Hates Me'

17th August 2005 17:56

FAITHLESS star MAXI JAZZ has a unique way of preparing to rock out on stage - he convinces himself the audience loathes him. The British DJ...

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Hawkins Slams Catsuit Critics

17th August 2005 17:56

THE DARKNESS star JUSTIN HAWKINS has slammed critics who claim his outrageous outfits are behind his band's success - because his image isn't visible...

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Franz In 'Pay-for-play' Scandal

17th August 2005 17:56

FRANZ FERDINAND have been named and shamed in a US investigation into shocking "pay-for-play" tactics on American radio. It emerged last week...

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Injured Homme Soldiers On

17th August 2005 17:56

QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE's flame-haired frontman JOSH HOMME has been rushed to hospital for emergency knee surgery, but he remains determined to...

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Madonna Recovering At Home

17th August 2005 17:56

LATEST: Pop superstar MADONNA is recovering at home after breaking several bones in a horse riding accident on her country estate yesterday...

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Jackson Avoids Jail Over Sex Assault

17th August 2005 17:56

Troubled MICHAEL JACKSON has escaped arrest today (17AUG05) by sending an attorney to represent him at a hearing for his latest sexual assault...

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Andrews Vows Never To Return To London

17th August 2005 17:56

LOST star NAVEEN ANDREWS has vowed never to return to his native London, because the city provides painful memories of his alcohol and heroin...

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Dawson Creek Put Pitt Off Tv

17th August 2005 17:56

Cult actor MICHAEL PITT is thrilled he starred in sickly teen drama DAWSON'S CREEK because now he knows exactly what kind of role he hates. The...

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Mortimer's Teeth Shock Hollywood Dentists

17th August 2005 17:56

British actress EMILY MORTIMER is desperate for a sparkling Hollywood smile, but was horrified when Los Angeles dentists insisted she needed to spend...

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Notorious Big's Family Relaunch Lawsuit

17th August 2005 21:22

NOTORIOUS BIG's relatives have requested more than $2 million (GBP1.1 million) in fees and costs from the city of Los Angeles, stemming from police...

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The Things They Say 33

17th August 2005 21:22

"I get a good cry in once a month, premenstrual. I've got the hormonal thing at times." Model JANICE DICKINSON proves she has something in common...

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Manning Launches Clothing Line

17th August 2005 21:22

8 MILE star TARYN MANNING has launched her own fashion line - so she doesn't have to buy clothing from anyone else. The actress follows in the...

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Evans Unveils Longtime Crush On Bullock

17th August 2005 21:22

FANTASTIC FOUR star CHRIS EVANS has had a crush on Hollywood actress SANDRA BULLOCK ever since he saw her in 1994 movie SPEED. The 24-year-old...

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Longoria Loves Foreign Accents

17th August 2005 21:22

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA is most attracted to men with foreign accents. The sexy actress, currently dating Belgian-born basketball...

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Margera Cracks Head Open

17th August 2005 21:22

Former JACKASS star BAM MARGERA is recovering after cracking his head open when he drove a car into a moat. The 25-year-old prankster ended up...

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Rodriguez: 'Fear Made Me'

17th August 2005 21:22

Maverick movie-maker ROBERT RODRIGUEZ credits his success to a huge fear of failure. The SIN CITY director is convinced his work would suffer if...

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Pitt Slams Money-grabbing Stars

17th August 2005 21:22

Actor MICHAEL PITT has slammed Hollywood executives for offering stars big salaries to act in movies because he believes the money is really a bribe...

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Hopper Laments Universal Feud

17th August 2005 21:22

Hollywood veteran DENNIS HOPPER is convinced he would have directed a string of acclaimed Hollywood films had it not been for a feud with Universal...

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The Things They Say 32

17th August 2005 21:22

"I have a big nose. I love my nose, though. I've got a hump on it and everything." Singer ASHLEE SIMPSON picks out her flaws.

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Cowell Wants Puppies

17th August 2005 21:22

AMERICAN IDOL judge SIMON COWELL has no intention of becoming a father - he'd much rather own puppies. The 45-year-old music mogul, who dates...

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Simpson Burps For Leno

17th August 2005 21:22

ASHLEE SIMPSON flashed one of her favourite tricks on JAY LENO's US chat show last night (16AUG05), when she burped on cue for him. The PIECES OF...

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Rollins: 'Music Is A Healer'

17th August 2005 21:22

Jazz veteran SONNY ROLLINS is so obsessed with making music, he becomes physically ill if he fails to play his famous saxophone. The 74-year-old...

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Bliss: 'We Need A Break'

17th August 2005 21:22

SISTER BLISS has rubbished reports FAITHLESS are splitting up, insisting they are simply desperate for some hard-earned time off. The British...

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Evans Husband Cashes In On Biggie

17th August 2005 21:22

FAITH EVANS's husband and manager TODD RUSSAW takes no offence at the singer's overblown stage tributes to her late husband NOTORIOUS BIG - he knows...

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Simpson Sought As Las Vegas Performer

17th August 2005 21:22

Fresh from making her big screen debut, JESSICA SIMPSON has been targetted by promoters who want her to perform a series of Las Vegas shows. The...

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