Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 17th December 2007

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Britney Gives Los Angeles Designer A Big Boost

17th December 2007 0:02

A little-known Los Angeles designer is hoping BRITNEY SPEARS' new video will bring her international acclaim - because the pop star wears one of her...

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New Nose Causes Panic Attack Onstage For Tisdale

17th December 2007 0:02

Pop singer and HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL star ASHLEY TISDALE suffered a panic attack onstage in New York on Friday night (14Dec07) after a recent...

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Beckham Joins Snoop For Soccer And Waffles

17th December 2007 0:02

Soccer stud DAVID BECKHAM was introduced to Los Angeles landmark diner Roscoe's House of Chicken + Waffles by SNOOP DOGG. The rap star treated the...

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Sick Wife Begged New Anthrax Rocker To Try Out For The Band

17th December 2007 0:02

New ANTHRAX frontman DAN NELSON has his wife to thank for winning a place in the band, after she begged him to follow his dream. The 31-year-old...

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Alicia Keys: 'Pop Music Makes Me Cry'

17th December 2007 0:02

ALICIA KEYS is so depressed by the state of the music industry she can't listen to the radio without bursting into tears. The singer claims record...

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Sick Parents Cost Osmond Her Health

17th December 2007 0:02

MARIE OSMOND has blamed three years of caring for her sick parents for a weight problem that left her unable to perform at her best last year (06). ...

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Madonna To Back Hillary Clinton?

17th December 2007 0:02

Superstar MADONNA will be supporting presidential candidate HILLARY CLINTON in the upcoming U.S. elections, according to reports. The 49-year-old,...

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The Things They Say 6542

17th December 2007 0:02

"I think I'm going to do an opera." BOBBY BROWN on his next career move.

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The Things They Say 6541

17th December 2007 0:02

"What RADIOHEAD did shocked everybody. It was a genius idea. I'm sure someone (in hip-hop) will follow that model." JAY-Z is impressed with the...

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The Things They Say 6540

17th December 2007 0:02

"I don't think she is well enough to do anything." AMERICAN IDOL producer NIGEL LYTHGOE rules out reports BRITNEY SPEARS is set to appear as a guest...

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Knightley's Sex Dress Recreated By New York Boutique

17th December 2007 0:02

New York clothing boutique Faviana has recreated the emerald green dress that was made specifically for KEIRA KNIGHTLEY in hit new period movie...

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Hoffman's Film Fright Threatens His Marriage

17th December 2007 0:02

DUSTIN HOFFMAN becomes so nervous in the build up to shooting a new movie, it almost destroys his marriage each time. Even after a 40-year acting...

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Dutt's Focusing On Career Following Prison Stint

17th December 2007 0:02

LATEST: Bollywood bad boy SANJAY DUTT is focusing on getting in shape for his new movie following his release from prison. The 48-year-old actor...

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Dances With Wolves Star Dead At 71

17th December 2007 0:02

DANCES WITH WOLVES star FLOYD RED CROW WESTERMAN has died from complications of leukaemia. He was 71. The Native American actor and folk singer was...

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Bonham Carter Gives Birth To A Girl

17th December 2007 0:02

British actress HELENA BONHAM CARTER and director TIM BURTON have welcomed their second child. The Golden Globe nominee, 41, gave birth to a girl in...

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Fascinating Fact 4514

17th December 2007 0:02

Mexican movie mogul BILL ROVZAR has wed actress SARA MALDONADO after a whirlwind six-month romance. The pair wed on Thursday (13Dec07) in a civil...

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The Things They Say 6543

17th December 2007 0:02

"I just sat with myself and thought, 'What do I need right now?' It was a time in my life where... so many eyes were upon me. And that's so...

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Avery Goes Solo With Manson + Flea

17th December 2007 2:05

Former JANE'S ADDICTION star ERIC AVERY has gone solo with a little help from GARBAGE singer SHIRLEY MANSON. The bass player's solo debut, Help...

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Jehovah's Rules Ruined Rule's Childhood

17th December 2007 2:05

Rap star JA RULE blames his family's Jehovah's Witness roots for ruining his childhood. The I'm Real hitmaker reveals he was never allowed to...

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Jackson's Tribute To Dead Woman Appears On New Album

17th December 2007 2:05

Country star ALAN JACKSON's new album GOOD TIME features a song he wrote for a dead employee's mum. The singer/songwriter penned Sissy's Song for...

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Rule Rules Over Internet Radio

17th December 2007 2:05

Rapper JA RULE has set up his own internet radio station from his home in New York. The Always On Time hitmaker, real name Jeffrey Atkins, fronts...

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Fascinating Fact 4515

17th December 2007 2:05

One of the fans who attended CELINE DION's final A New Day show in Las Vegas on Saturday night (15Dec07) had seen the Caesars Palace spectacular 100...

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The Things They Say 6544

17th December 2007 2:05

"THRILLER was filmed about two blocks from my house, but my mother was really strict and she wouldn't let me go to the factories - she didn't care...

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Evans: 'I Couldn't Cheat'

17th December 2007 2:05

Country star SARA EVANS has spoken out about claims she cheated on her estranged husband, insisting she'd never do such a thing. The singer was...

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Chesney Teams Up With Nelson On New Album

17th December 2007 2:05

KENNY CHESNEY has co-produced country legend WILLIE NELSON's new album MOMENT OF FOREVER. Chesney also co-wrote one of the album's songs with...

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Stars Turn Out For Weinstein Wedding

17th December 2007 2:05

LATEST: JENNIFER LOPEZ and MARC ANTHONY were among the stars celebrating with HARVEY WEINSTEIN when the movie mogul wed British designer GEORGINA...

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Butler Injures Swank, Shuts Down Movie

17th December 2007 2:05

Scottish actor GERARD BUTLER's clumsiness brought filming on the set of new film P.S. I LOVE YOU to a halt after injuring co-star HILARY SWANK. The...

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Anderson Blasts Mars Bosses Over Animal Cruelty

17th December 2007 2:05

PAMELA ANDERSON has turned on her former bosses at confectionary giants Mars. Inc after learning they are supporting inhumane and lethal experiments...

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The Things They Say 6545

17th December 2007 2:05

"If we do cheat, we don't know it. I don't want to know it if he's cheating on me... if that's what's making it work, then that's fine." DOLLY PARTON...

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Serkis Lands Tin Tin Role

17th December 2007 2:05

LORD OF THE RINGS star ANDY SERKIS has become the first name to sign up for STEVEN SPIELBERG's planned TIN TIN movie. The British actor, who played...

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Paparazzo Apologises To Nicholson

17th December 2007 2:05

JACK NICHOLSON has received an apology from the paparazzo who tried to "run him off the road" and then sued him when the movie star attacked his car...

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Across The Universe Stars To Front Spider-man Musical?

17th December 2007 2:05

ACROSS THE UNIVERSE stars EVAN RACHEL WOOD and JIM STURGESS are the front-runners to play the leads in director JULIE TAYMOR and rocker BONO's...

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I Am Legend Claims U.s. Box Office Record

17th December 2007 2:05

WILL SMITH’s new sci-fi blockbuster, I AM LEGEND, has broken all December opening records at the U.S. box office. The film, in which Smith plays...

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Terminator Skeleton Sells At Auction

17th December 2007 2:05

A cyborg skeleton from TERMINATOR sequel JUDGMENT DAY fetched just less than $500,000 (GBP250,000) at an auction in Hollywood on Friday (14Dec07). ...

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The Things They Say 6546

17th December 2007 2:05

"The astonishing thing about JONNY is that he didn't study composition... He is the resident composer for the BBC Symphony Orchestra and he scored...

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Danson's Wife Suggests Cheers Star For Gay Role

17th December 2007 2:05

Former CHEERS star TED DANSON's first gay movie role came after his actress wife suggested he'd be perfect for the part. Mary Steenburgen was among...

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Day-lewis Puts Historic House Guards On High Alert

17th December 2007 2:05

DANIEL DAY-LEWIS felt all eyes on him while he was shooting THERE WILL BE BLOOD at California's historic Doheny Mansion - because guards wouldn't let...

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Apatow Makes Penis Promise

17th December 2007 2:05

SUPERBAD director JUDD APATOW is on a mission to put penises in every movie he makes - and end America's fear of male members. The filmmaker placed...

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Fascinating Fact 4517

17th December 2007 2:05

JAMES FRANCO and MILA KUNIS have filmed an online skit poking fun at the ongoing writers' strike and a world full of reality TV shows. The couple...

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Fascinating Fact 4516

17th December 2007 2:05

FOOTLOOSE star KEVIN BACON joined U.S. presidential hopeful JOHN EDWARDS on the campaign trail in Iowa on Saturday (15Dec07). The actor performed...

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The Things They Say 6547

17th December 2007 2:05

"HAZEL wanted a toothbrush and that's what she got." JULIA ROBERTS' daughter didn't want much for her recent birthday.

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Joss Stone 'New Flake Girl'

17th December 2007 6:00

Brit award-winning singer Joss Stone is set to become Cadbury's new Flake girl, according to reports.The 20-year-old will star in a new series of...

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Gethin Misses Strictly Final

17th December 2007 6:50

Blue Peter presenter Gethin Jones has been voted off Strictly Come Dancing following this weekend's semi-final.The 29-year-old was backed by only one...

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Melua, Cassidy Duet Is No 1

17th December 2007 6:50

A duet between Katie Melua and the late Eva Cassidy has knocked Leona Lewis off the top of the UK singles chart.The singers' cover of What a...

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Daughter For Bonham-carter

17th December 2007 7:11

Actress Helena Bonham Carter has given birth to a second child, according to reports.The Fight Club star's representative told People magazine that...

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Lawyer Doubts Britney 'Anxiety'

17th December 2007 7:31

The attorney representing Britney Spears' ex-husband in her child custody battle has expressed doubt over the star's decision to miss a legal...

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Winehouse's Dad: 'Amy Is Not On Suicide Watch'

17th December 2007 7:42

AMY WINEHOUSE's father has quashed rumours his troubled daughter is on suicide watch after she was implicated in the bribery plot for which her...

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Fascinating Fact 4518

17th December 2007 7:42

Veteran singer SHIRLEY BASSEY hosted a glitzy $1 million (GBP500,000) bash for her 70th birthday on Sunday (16Dec07). Guests included SIR ELTON JOHN,...

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Doherty To Run London Marathon

17th December 2007 7:42

British rocker PETE DOHERTY has made his biggest statement yet he is serious about kicking his drug habit - by training for London's gruelling...

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Melua + Cassidy End Lewis' U.k. Chart Reign

17th December 2007 7:42

Pop star KATIE MELUA and the late EVA CASSIDY have topped the U.K. singles chart with a version of the classic Louis Armstrong song What A Wonderful...

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Singer Fogelberg Dies

17th December 2007 7:42

American singer/songwriter DAN FOGELBERG has died, aged 56. Fogelberg passed away on Sunday (16Dec07) following a three-year battle with prostate...

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Spice Girls' Performance Angers U.k. Mums

17th December 2007 7:42

SPICE GIRL MELANIE BROWN has sparked outrage in the U.K. by gyrating with an unsuspecting fan onstage. The singer stunned young fans at the band's...

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Fascinating Fact 4519

17th December 2007 7:42

British soul star JOSS STONE has become the new face of the Cadbury's Flake chocolate bar commercials.

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Nash Seeks Help From Girls Aloud Star Cole

17th December 2007 7:42

British pop star KATE NASH has enlisted the help of GIRLS ALOUD star CHERYL COLE to write her fanzine. The Foundations hitmaker asked her singing...

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Church Puts Career On Hold For Baby

17th December 2007 7:42

Welsh singer CHARLOTTE CHURCH is refusing to negotiate a contract with the producers of her British talk show following the birth of her daughter. ...

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Depp Is Hollywood's Top Signer

17th December 2007 7:42

Actor JOHNNY DEPP has been named Hollywood's best celebrity for signing autographs - for the third time. The Pirates Of The Caribbean star beat off...

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Plans For Charlie Chaplin Museum

17th December 2007 7:42

The family of late Hollywood legend CHARLIE CHAPLIN will open a museum in his name in a bid to have the star acknowledged in modern day popular...

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Anderson + Duchovny Want Love Scene Axed

17th December 2007 7:42

X FILES co-stars GILLIAN ANDERSON and DAVID DUCHOVNY are reportedly locked in a battle with the producers of their new movie over an explicit love...

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The Things They Say 6548

17th December 2007 7:42

"Kylie's just as naughty as me, it's just that I'm stupid so I get caught." DANNII MINOGUE insists her reputation as the more risque Minogue sister...

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Ekland Eyes Career As Comedienne

17th December 2007 7:42

Actress BRITT EKLAND is considering a career in comedy after a successful stint on the London stage. The former Bond Girl, 65, was inspired to...

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Grant's Love For The Queen

17th December 2007 7:42

Actor HUGH GRANT has a secret crush on British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II, according to ex-girlfriend JEMIMA KHAN. The Notting Hill star would often...

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Chan Joins Derek To Save The Sharks

17th December 2007 7:42

Actress BO DEREK has recruited action man JACKIE CHAN to her campaign to stop wildlife traffickers around the world. The 10 star has become a keen...

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Nicholson Gets The Silent Treatment From Castro

17th December 2007 7:42

Cuban leader FIDEL CASTRO gave JACK NICHOLSON one of his most valuable life lessons - when he told the movie star to shut up. The actor was visiting...

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Fascinating Fact 4521

17th December 2007 7:42

SYLVESTER STALLONE is to launch a new clothing line with trendy Los Angeles designer CHRISTIAN AUDIGIER.

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Fascinating Fact 4520

17th December 2007 7:42

DANIEL CRAIG let it slip in an online interview that the next JAMES BOND movie could be called 007.

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Love Story Tops Dubai Film Festival Awards

17th December 2007 7:42

Lebanese love story UNDER THE BOMBS has been named the Arab world's Best Film at the Dubai Film Festival. The film's star Nada Abou Farhat also won...

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Fascinating Fact 4522

17th December 2007 7:42

Scottish movie star GERARD BUTLER was once the face of Guinness in Ireland. The 300 star played identical twins in TV ads at the beginning of his...

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Afi Announce 2007 Top Ten

17th December 2007 11:53

Pregnancy comedy Knocked Up has been named on the list of the ten most outstanding movies of 2007, compiled by the American Film Institute (AFI).The...

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Smith A Box Office Legend

17th December 2007 11:53

Will Smith's new science-fiction movie I Am Legend has raced to the top of the US box office.With a $76.5 million (37.9 million) opening weekend the...

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Andy Serkis Signs Up To Tintin

17th December 2007 11:53

ANDY SERKIS is the first actor to sign up to the TINTIN movies.While there has been no official announcement of what role he will play, it is...

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Everett: Hollywood Like Al-qaida

17th December 2007 12:13

British actor Rupert Everett has compared the moral standpoint of Hollywood studios to that of al-Qaeda and the Taleban.The St Trinian's star says...

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Fabolous Was With Family On The Night Of Pal's Murder

17th December 2007 12:47

LATEST: Rapper FABOLOUS has distanced himself from allegations connecting him to a string of recent New York robberies which culminated in the murder...

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Nash Refuses To Endorse Brands

17th December 2007 12:47

British singer/songwriter KATE NASH will never put her name to a fashion or perfume range like her contemporaries LILY ALLEN and BRITNEY SPEARS -...

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Gallagher Goes Back To School

17th December 2007 12:47

OASIS frontman LIAM GALLAGHER has gone back to school - to give music lessons to his sons and their classmates. The 35-year-old dad has been spotted...

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Clinton: 'I Saved Bono's Life'

17th December 2007 12:47

Former U.S. President BILL CLINTON claims he once "saved the life" of U2 frontman BONO - by giving the rocker a ride to an American football game. ...

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Prodigy: 'Dirty Cops Tried To Make Me Frame 50 Cent'

17th December 2007 12:47

MOBB DEEP star PRODIGY has broken his silence over his 2006 gun scandal, claiming New York police illegally searched his car and attempted to force...

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Travolta Dropped From Dallas Movie

17th December 2007 12:47

JOHN TRAVOLTA has been dropped from the new DALLAS movie, despite having been attached to the project for more than two years. Travolta - who had...

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The Things They Say 6549

17th December 2007 12:47

"My all-encompassing, life-long goal is to be a happy grandma. It was my mother's greatest joy, and she had 58 grandchildren and 36...

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Minogue: 'My Breasts Are Too Big To Jog'

17th December 2007 12:47

Australian singer DANNII MINOGUE has lamented the size of her breasts - because they prevent her from working out properly. The glamorous pop star...

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Lily Collins Shuns Birthday Gifts

17th December 2007 12:47

PHIL COLLINS' charitable daughter LILY shunned gifts at her recent 18th birthday party - asking guests to make a donation to a teen counselling...

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Zeffirelli Becomes Pope's Image Consultant

17th December 2007 12:47

Italian moviemaker FRANCO ZEFFIRELLI is to help revamp the reputation of POPE BENEDICT XVI - having accepted the offer of becoming his 'personal...

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Afi Announce Top 10 Films Of 2007

17th December 2007 12:47

The American Film Institute has named INTO THE WILD, MICHAEL CLAYTON and KNOCKED UP as among the top 10 films of 2007. The annual list - which is in...

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'Dog' Chapman Makes Amends At Black Toy Giveaway

17th December 2007 12:47

American TV star DUANE 'DOG' CHAPMAN joined a black advocacy group on Saturday (15Dec07) to spread the Christmas cheer at a toy giveaway in an...

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Stars Vow To Boycott Awards Season

17th December 2007 12:47

Hollywood stars including JAMES MCAVOY and TOM WILKINSON have pledged to boycott the upcoming Golden Globe and Academy Awards in support of the...

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Page's Pregnancy Preparation

17th December 2007 12:47

Actress ELLEN PAGE credits her capacity to play a convincing pregnant teen in new movie JUNO to studying pregnant mothers in the street. The...

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Margera To Open Hometown Theatre

17th December 2007 12:47

JACKASS star BAM MARGERA is to open his own theatre in his native Pennsylvania. The Viva La Bam host, 28, plans to use the venue to host a variety...

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Dafoe's Pornographic Past

17th December 2007 12:47

Actor WILLEM DAFOE was oblivious to the female anatomy as a teenager - despite working for adult magazines Penthouse and Hustler. The Spider-Man...

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Washington Celebrates Town With Film Premiere

17th December 2007 12:47

DENZEL WASHINGTON has paid tribute to the home of the debate team portrayed in his new movie THE GREAT DEBATERS by screening the film at a local...

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Fascinating Fact 4523

17th December 2007 12:47

The billboard for new movie SPEED RACER will be the world's first three-dimensional poster.

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The Things They Say 6551

17th December 2007 12:47

"I'm a hopeless romantic. I hope that I'm shot at age 96 for fooling around with someone I shouldn't be." BURT REYNOLDS.

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The Things They Say 6550

17th December 2007 12:47

"A lot of films I've become involved in over the years are because other actors dropped out." 300 star GERARD BUTLER has no delusions about his...

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Rhydian 'Robbed', Fans Claim

17th December 2007 13:13

Welsh tenor Rhydian Roberts was "robbed" of the X Factor title, according to fans of the ITV1 talent show.The theatrical singer had been the bookies'...

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Police Score Top-grossing Tour

17th December 2007 13:53

Reformed rockers The Police have been named as the most successful touring band of 2007, with over $212 million (105 million) grossed.According to...

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Letterman Looks To End Strike

17th December 2007 15:13

Talkshow host David Letterman is looking to broker an interim agreement with the Writers Guild of America (WGA) that would allow his show to return...

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Manson's California Home Sold

17th December 2007 16:50

Shock rocker MARILYN MANSON has sold his Chatsworth, California, mansion for just over $1 million (GBP500,000) - making a $245,000 (GBP122,500) loss...

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Simpson Goes Public With Romo Romance

17th December 2007 16:50

Pop star JESSICA SIMPSON has made her romance with American football star TONY ROMO public - after showing up at the Dallas Cowboys' Sunday (16Dec07)...

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Noelia's Boyfriend Slams 'Rapist' Mamery

17th December 2007 16:50

The boyfriend of Puerto Rican pop star NOELIA has hit back at the singer's stepfather TOPY MAMERY, after he claimed a lawsuit filed against him for...

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Poverty Campaigner Bono Defends His Billion-dollar Business

17th December 2007 16:50

Rocker BONO has defended his decision to set up a $1.9 billion (GBP950 million) investment company, insisting it doesn't contradict his image as a...

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Newsreader Arrested For Hitting New York Cop

17th December 2007 16:50

Emmy Award-winning U.S. newsreader ALYCIA LANE has been arrested after punching a police officer in New York. The 35-year-old presenter of...

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Led Zeppelin Ticket Stubs Sell For $250

17th December 2007 16:50

LED ZEPPELIN fans are so desperate for memorabilia from the band's historic London gig last week, they are paying up to $250 (GBP125) for people's...

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Sony Bono's Widow Remarries

17th December 2007 16:50

SONNY BONO's Congresswoman widow MARY BONO married Florida politician CONNIE MACK on Saturday (25Dec07) in Asheville, North Carolina. Mary Bono, who...

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Timbaland Unveils Madonna's New Single

17th December 2007 16:50

Superproducer TIMBALAND has given MADONNA's new single its world debut - after playing 4 MINUTES TO SAVE THE WORLD to the crowd at a Philadelphia...

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Depp's Daughter Wants To Be A Pop Star

17th December 2007 16:50

JOHNNY DEPP's daughter LILY-ROSE dreams of following her parents into showbusiness - she has her heart set on becoming a pop star. Both the...

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Longoria's A Secret Shooter

17th December 2007 16:50

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA has a secret skill - she is a trained hunter. The 32-year-old's father was a gun enthusiast, who taught...

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Butler 'Too Busy' For Love

17th December 2007 16:50

Scottish actor GERARD BUTLER is giving up on love - because his career in show business prevents him from having a lasting relationship. The 300...

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Kline's Broadway Nose Sells For $3,000

17th December 2007 16:50

The prosthetic nose KEVIN KLINE wears as CYRANO de BERGERAC has raised $3,000 (GBP1,500) for charity. After each performance in New York, the actor...

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O'donnell New Face Of Electronics Company?

17th December 2007 16:50

ROSIE O'DONNELL is in talks to become the official spokeswoman for a digital camera - after she used the product extensively in her online blogs. ...

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The Things They Say 6552

17th December 2007 16:50

"Can I buy you a drink or would you rather just have the money?" Scottish actor GERARD BUTLER reveals his favourite pick-up line.

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Fascinating Fact 4524

17th December 2007 16:50

Former THE WEST WING star KRISTIN CHENOWETH is set to become the latest U.S. star to hit the London stage - she'll front the English National Opera's...

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Zellweger's Exercise Obsession Ruins Body

17th December 2007 16:50

Actress RENEE ZELLWEGER is so addicted to exercise, she has wreaked havoc on her body with strenuous physical activity. The svelte star - who...

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The Things They Say 6554

17th December 2007 16:50

"I was sitting next to him and thinking, 'This is the dumbest thing I could have ever done.' I kept trying to look at him to see his reaction to...

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The Things They Say 6553

17th December 2007 16:50

"The last time I was in England, a newspaper said I was doing it, so I called the people in charge and asked, 'Hey, what do you know about BRIDGET...

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Robbie Could Be Leaving Emi

17th December 2007 16:54

Robbie Williams' manager has suggested that the singer may quit his record label EMI when he has completed his final studio album. Speaking to the...

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Bbfc To Seek Judicial Review

17th December 2007 18:14

The British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) has confirmed it will seek a judicial review to prevent Manhunt 2 from securing a release in the UK....

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Wga Wants Separate Meetings With Studios, Networks

17th December 2007 18:33

In what appeared to be a change in its negotiating strategy, the Writers Guild of America informed its membership Saturday that it plans to seek to...

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In The Blink Of An Eye?

17th December 2007 18:33

Raising the question of who blinked first, the New York Times reported today (Monday) that David Letterman is working out a deal with the Writers...

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Nbc Nightly News To Have Celebrity Announcer

17th December 2007 18:33

NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams closed Friday's newscast with the announcement that on Monday, the program will "be debuting our new...

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Bloodbath At Cbsnews.com?

17th December 2007 18:33

Several websites have reported an employee bloodbath at CBSNews.com, with one pink-slipped employee writing anonymously that more than 20 have been...

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Abc Takes Wraps Off Mid-season

17th December 2007 18:33

ABC announced a new strike-affected midseason schedule on Friday. The most prominent change is the return of Lost on January 31, a Thursday. The show...

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Survivor Suffers Own China Syndrome

17th December 2007 18:33

The season finale of Survivor: China produced the smallest audience ever for a Survivor series, but it was still good enough to help CBS win Sunday...

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Canadians Increase Incentive To U.s. Filmmakers

17th December 2007 18:33

With the Canadian dollar now worth slightly more than the American dollar, the Ontario government is planning to raise the tax credit to foreign...

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Golden Compass Right On Mark Overseas

17th December 2007 18:33

Overseas, The Golden Compass continued to lead the way, taking in north of $29 million and bringing its overseas total to $90 million after two...

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Kite Flies At U.s. Box Office

17th December 2007 18:33

The independent film market had a new hit of its own over the weekend. In limited release, the Paramount Classics/DreamWorks The Kite Runner opened...

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The Stuff Of Legend

17th December 2007 18:33

Will Smith could well have invoked the famous line of Mohammed Ali, the man he once played in a movie: "I am the greatest." For Smith, who performs a...

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British Royal Countess Of Wessex Gives Birth To Baby Boy

17th December 2007 18:52

British royal PRINCE EDWARD, the Earl Of Wessex, is celebrating after becoming a father for the second time. Edward's wife Sophie, Countess Of...

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Love Slams 'Lying' Bank Manager

17th December 2007 19:23

Rocker COURTNEY LOVE has launched a scathing attack on her bank manager, branding her a "cheating lying thief". Love claims around $20 million...

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M.i.a. Slams Mtv Over Video Censorship

17th December 2007 19:23

Rap star M.I.A. has accused MTV of sabotage, after the company screened a heavily-censored version of her new video PAPER PLANES. The British-born,...

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The Things They Say 6555

17th December 2007 19:23

"What an amazing show. Those girls are true stars. If I'm still around after 10 years it would be amazing." Singer RIHANNA enjoyed watching the SPICE...

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Mustaine Sells Coffee

17th December 2007 19:23

MEGADETH frontman DAVE MUSTAINE has launched his own brand of coffee. The rocker is selling limited edition bags of the hot beverage, grown by...

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Nash Understands Winehouse

17th December 2007 19:23

British pop star KATE NASH sympathises with troubled singer AMY WINEHOUSE, because she understands how easy it is to become addicted to drugs in the...

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Satyricon Drummer Breaks Leg

17th December 2007 19:23

Norwegian rockers SATYRICON are one man down - their drummer broke his leg after falling on some ice. Frost, who produces the band, hurt his leg so...

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R.e.m To Release New Album?

17th December 2007 19:23

R.E.M. frontman MICHAEL STIPE has prompted speculation the band is close to releasing a secret new album - by making a cryptic confession at a...

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No Country For Old Men And Juno Win Twice At Satellite Awards

17th December 2007 19:23

NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN and JUNO triumphed at The Satellite Awards on Sunday night (16Dec07), taking home two gongs each. Ethan and Joel Coen's...

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Baldwin Arrest Warrant Quashed

17th December 2007 19:23

LATEST: DANIEL BALDWIN has had a warrant for his arrest scrapped after a judge accepted his no-show at a court earlier this month (Dec07) was the...

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The Things They Say 6556

17th December 2007 19:23

"I don't do romantic. I don't do roses. And I cringe at the thought of Valentine's Day. Terri understands." AMERICAN IDOL judge SIMON COWELL does...

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Cage Wants A National Treasure Ride

17th December 2007 19:23

NICOLAS CAGE is begging Disneyland bosses to create a new ride based on his movie franchise NATIONAL TREASURE. The actor is a huge theme park fan...

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Depp To Boycott Public Appearances?

17th December 2007 19:23

JOHNNY DEPP has threatened to boycott public appearances, after photographers left a woman injured at the premiere of his latest movie. Snappers...

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Coppola: 'I Was The Black Sheep'

17th December 2007 19:23

Director FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA's family was stunned he became a big star, because he grew up an ugly, untalented "black sheep". Coppola boasts a...

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Depp Won't Do Sweeney Todd On Broadway

17th December 2007 19:23

SWEENEY TODD star JOHNNY DEPP is set to disappoint fans hoping to see him reprise the role on the Broadway stage, insisting he'll only tread the...

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British Royal Countess Of Wessex Gives Birth To Baby Boy

17th December 2007 19:23

British royal PRINCE EDWARD, the Earl Of Wessex, is celebrating after becoming a father for the second time. Edward's wife Sophie, Countess Of...

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The Things They Say 6558

17th December 2007 19:23

"I thought I was going to be an astronaut and an opera singer for a while when I was a little girl. Then I decided to be a Hollywood star when I saw...

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The Things They Say 6557

17th December 2007 19:23

"I think it would be about Andy trying to make it in Hollywood. And failing miserably. Obviously." British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS is contemplating...

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Jennifer Jason Leigh: 'Stop Writing About My Age'

17th December 2007 19:23

Actress JENNIFER JASON LEIGH wants reporters to stop writing about her age - because it's stopping her from landing good roles. The 45-year-old...

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Lee Majors Fulfils Football Dream

17th December 2007 19:23

Veteran star LEE MAJORS needed no preparation to play an American football coach in new TV show THE GAME - he almost became a trainer instead of an...

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Anderson Files For Divorce

17th December 2007 19:53

PAMELA ANDERSON and her husband RICK SALOMON are divorcing after just two months of marriage. The former Baywatch star filed legal papers for the...

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Spears No Longer Welcome At Four Seasons?

17th December 2007 22:27

BRITNEY SPEARS' daily routine appears to have taken a hit - the pop star was turned away from her favourite haunt, the Four Seasons hotel in Los...

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Harry Connick Jr.: 'I'm Probably Gay'

17th December 2007 22:27

Romantic crooner HARRY CONNICK JR. is certain he has gay tendencies because he has spent his life surrounded by women. The singer insists he's far...

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Jagger + Clapton's Ex Dates French President

17th December 2007 22:27

A supermodel-turned-singer who once dated SIR MICK JAGGER and ERIC CLAPTON is now romancing French President NICOLAS SARKOZY. Carla Bruni, 39, was...

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Fascinating Fact 4525

17th December 2007 22:27

Mexican singer VICENTE FERNANDEZ JR. wed journalist MARA PATRICIA CASTANEDA in a civil ceremony in Mexico City on Saturday (15Dec07). Stars like...

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Mcgraw + Yoakam Sign Up For Favreau Festive Film

17th December 2007 22:27

Country stars TIM MCGRAW and DWIGHT YOAKAM have joined the cast of JON FAVREAU's new festive comedy FOUR CHRISTMASES. MCGraw will play a bullying...

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First Success Came At A Price For Ja Rule

17th December 2007 22:27

Early success cost rapper JA RULE his freedom - because his first big pay cheque allowed him to buy more drugs. The I'm Real hitmaker was a teenage...

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Lydon Reunited Sex Pistols For The Money

17th December 2007 22:27

Rocker JOHN LYDON only agreed to reunite the SEX PISTOLS for comeback tours in 1996 and 2007 to make money. The God Save The Queen singer admits he...

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Anderson Files For Divorce

17th December 2007 22:27

PAMELA ANDERSON and her husband RICK SALOMON are divorcing after just two months of marriage. The former Baywatch star filed legal papers for the...

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Fascinating Fact 4526

17th December 2007 22:27

Reggaeton star DADDY YANKEE's EL CARTEL: THE BIG BOSS has been named the best-selling Latin music album of 2007 by Billboard.

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Timbaland Continues To Rule Over European Singles Chart

17th December 2007 22:27

Rap producer TIMBALAND's APOLOGIZE is sitting atop the European singles chart for a fourth consecutive week. The song, a collaboration with One...

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Reid Collapses In Bali

17th December 2007 22:27

AMERICAN PIE star TARA REID is recovering after collapsing at a Christmas party in Bali at the weekend (15Dec07). The actress was taken to a local...

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Anderson Dedicates New Movie To Relaxed Altman

17th December 2007 22:27

Moviemaker PAUL THOMAS ANDERSON has dedicated his new movie THERE WILL BE BLOOD to ROBERT ALTMAN, because the late director didn't live to see the...

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Escaped Bull Panics Walk Hard Crew

17th December 2007 22:27

A runaway bull brought filming on the set of new comedy WALK HARD to a halt, when the beast started charging at cast and crew. The animal was...

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Heigl Wants To Be 'Knocked Up' By Wedding Anniversary

17th December 2007 22:27

Bride-to-be KATHERINE HEIGL plans to celebrate her first wedding anniversary next December (08) as a first-time mum. The Knocked Up star will wed...

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Hudson Wishes 'Lovely' Wilson Well

17th December 2007 22:27

KATE HUDSON has offered her ex-boyfriend OWEN WILSON her love and support, following his reported suicide attempt in the summer (07). The pair's...

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Leno + O'brien To Start Shows Again In January

17th December 2007 22:27

JAY LENO and CONAN O BRIEN will restart their U.S. TV chat shows on 2 January (08), regardless of whether the ongoing Hollywood writers' strike has...

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Mcconaughey's Face Cut While Training For Movie

17th December 2007 22:27

Movie hunk MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY has been left `dazed and confused' after cutting his face while training for an upcoming film role. The 38-year-old...

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Singleton To Revamp The A-team

17th December 2007 22:27

BOYZ N THE HOOD director JOHN SINGLETON is to lead THE A-TEAM onto the big screen. The TV vigilante crew will return 20 years after becoming a...

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Fascinating Fact 4527

17th December 2007 22:27

ATONEMENT director JOE WRIGHT will be honoured with the Sonny Bono Visionary Award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival in California next...

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The Orphanage + 13 Roses To Fight For Top Honours In Spain

17th December 2007 22:27

Spain's foreign language Oscar candidate THE ORPHANAGE and EMILIO MARTINEZ LAZARO's 13 ROSES have topped the nominations for the 22nd Goya Awards -...

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Cruise's Valkyrie Loses Summer Release

17th December 2007 22:27

TOM CRUISE's fledgling career as a movie studio boss has taken another hit - his real-life German war drama VALKYRIE has been bumped from a summer...

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The Things They Say 6559

17th December 2007 22:27

"My knees got very bruised from many wrestling make-out scenes that I had to do. I had big purple bruises on my knees that looked very unattractive."...

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