Music, Movie and Entertainment News 18th October 2005

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Stallone Fights To Get Roy Jones Jr In The Ring

18th October 2005 2:58

SYLVESTER STALLONE is sparring with boxing champ ROY JONES JR because he wants the fighter to sign up for his ROCKY VI movie. The movie star wants...

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Beckhams Accused Of Faking Happy Marriage

18th October 2005 2:58

DAVID and VICTORIA BECKHAM have been accused of hiding an alleged breakdown of their marriage behind a public relations campaign, in order to keep...

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The Things They Say 414

18th October 2005 2:58

"I decided to wear those kind of glasses, I wore them all the time and my eyesight got worse, so that was my vanity thing. That was BUDDY HOLLY's...

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Madonna's Drug Test

18th October 2005 2:58

Dancers hoping to make the grade and get invited on MADONNA's ReInvention tour had to pass the pop superstar's marijuana test before she agreed to...

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The Things They Say 413

18th October 2005 2:58

"I was only allowed to have a bicycle with a basket on the front. I mean, please... No wonder I'm gay." SIR ELTON JOHN is still feeling the effects...

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Mills Mccartney Goes Vegan

18th October 2005 2:58

SIR PAUL McCARTNEY's wife HEATHER MILLS McCARTNEY is enjoying a fresh change to her diet - she's become a vegan. The animal rights activist...

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Lopez Made Fun Of On Tv Show, According To Foxx

18th October 2005 2:58

JENNIFER LOPEZ had a tough time as a dancer on the set of the hit 1990s comedy show IN LIVING COLOR - series star JAMIE FOXX claims she was often...

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Robbie Williams To Be Godfather

18th October 2005 2:58

Pop idol ROBBIE WILLIAMS will become a godfather when his best friend's baby is born. The MILLENNIUM singer will be honoured by his pal JONATHAN...

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Mills Mccartney Told She'd Be Unattractive After Amputation

18th October 2005 2:58

HEATHER MILLS McCARTNEY was left disgusted days after having her leg amputated, when an insensitive counsellor informed her she'd have trouble...

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Elton Proud Of Professionalism At Diana's Funeral

18th October 2005 2:58

SIR ELTON JOHN's proudest professional moment came when he performed at late British royal DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES' funeral - because he had to call...

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Madonna Blasts Material World

18th October 2005 2:58

Pop queen MADONNA has launched a broadside at modern life, insisting people need to change their behaviour or they will go to hell. The MATERIAL...

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The Things They Say 416

18th October 2005 2:58

"It's like she's stuffed with ELVIS dust. Little kids see her and they don't know she's famous, and they just gravitate to her, they hang on." VINCE...

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Dunst To Play Late Relief Worker

18th October 2005 2:58

SPIDER-MAN star KIRSTEN DUNST has signed up to portray late relief worker MARLA RUZICKA in an upcoming movie. American Green Party activist...

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The Things They Say 415

18th October 2005 2:58

"I want to adopt a 28-year-old." GEORGE CLOONEY jokingly clarifies his recent statement that he doesn't want to have any children.

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Binoche's Pants In Cumming's Drawers

18th October 2005 2:58

X2 star ALAN CUMMING owns a pair of JULIETTE BINOCHE's panties. The Scottish actor admits he's been "obsessed" with the French beauty for years,...

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Fascinating Fact 373

18th October 2005 2:58

Actress ALICIA SILVERSTONE's engagement ring was crafted from the antique diamond band which belonged to her new husband CHRIS JARECKI's grandmother....

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Rome Drama Too Explicit For Italians

18th October 2005 2:58

An upcoming British/American TV drama exploring life in ancient Rome features so much graphic sex and violence, Italian broadcaster RAI has decided...

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Diaz Wanted To Become A Scientist

18th October 2005 2:58

CHARLIE'S ANGELS star CAMERON DIAZ believes she would have embarking on a career as a scientist had she not become a model and then an actress. ...

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Watson Has No Time For Boyfriends

18th October 2005 2:58

HARRY POTTER star EMMA WATSON is disappointed her busy acting career is an obstacle to finding love, because she doesn't have time for a boyfriend. ...

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Foxx Fights Chest-grabbing Man

18th October 2005 2:58

Oscar-winning actor JAMIE FOXX got into a fight with a fan at a nightclub recently, after the man grabbed his breast. The RAY star was partying...

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Madonna Judges Tv Dance-off

18th October 2005 9:13

MADONNA fans got the chance to impress the MATERIAL GIRL on MTV's TOTAL REQUEST LIVE yesterday (17OCT05) by dancing for the chance to attend a...

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Etheridge Pens Track For Michaels

18th October 2005 9:13

MELISSA ETHERIDGE has penned a track for her longterm partner TAMMY LYNN MICHAELS to make up for all the times she couldn't tell her she loved her...

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Banks' First Tv Proposal

18th October 2005 9:13

Supermodel-turned-US talk show star TYRA BANKS thrilled her number one fan yesterday (17OCT05) when she arranged for her boyfriend to propose to her...

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Fascinating Fact 374

18th October 2005 9:13

MARTIN BASHIR, the man behind explosive and controversial LIVING WITH MICHAEL JACKSON TV documentary, has signed to front US news show NIGHTLINE when...

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Chaplin Items To Go On Display

18th October 2005 9:13

CHARLIE CHAPLIN's trademark bowler hat and cane, used by the silent film legend in his classic movie THE TRAMP, are set to go on display in Hollywood...

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Foxx To Buy Mother Dream Home

18th October 2005 9:13

Oscar winner JAMIE FOXX is house hunting to find his mother a dream home. Even though the RAY star grew up thinking his grandmother was his mum...

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Piven To Host Pacino Fete

18th October 2005 9:13

Actor JEREMY PIVEN has been selected to host the 20th annual American Cinematheque Award on Friday (21OCT05) which is set to honour screen legend AL...

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Allen Loved Gambling With Marvin, Savalas And Bronson

18th October 2005 9:13

Veteran comedian WOODY ALLEN loved making JAMES BOND spoof CASINO ROYALE in 1960s London, because he spent his time gambling with a posse of screen...

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Kutcher Bids For Poker Lesson At Auction

18th October 2005 9:13

Newlywed ASHTON KUTCHER treated himself to a poker lesson with top player ANNIE DUKE as he and his new bride DEMI MOORE made their first official...

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Kidman Photographer Wins Dna Appeal

18th October 2005 9:13

A photographer accused of planting a listening device in NICOLE KIDMAN's Australian home has successfully appealed against an order to submit a DNA...

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Robbie Williams: 'Pop Works In Mysterious Ways'

18th October 2005 9:13

British popstar ROBBIE WILLIAMS is convinced the key to pop greatness is a magical ingredient which only a tiny proportion of bands and artists are...

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Emma Roberts Gets A Boost From Jojo

18th October 2005 9:13

JULIA ROBERTS' actress niece EMMA is a lot more confident about releasing her debut album, after getting advice from teen singer JOJO. Roberts and...

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Williams Decides To Postpone His Love Search

18th October 2005 9:13

Pop superstar ROBBIE WILLIAMS has ruled out trying to find a girlfriend for the rest of this year (05), because he's not ready for love. The...

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Morgan Straightened Out By Marines

18th October 2005 9:13

FUN LOVIN' CRIMINALS frontman HUEY MORGAN credits the US marines with dramatically over-hauling his troubled lifestyle. The former hellraiser was...

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Big + Rich Pay Tribute To Vietnam Heroes In New Film

18th October 2005 9:13

Country duo BIG + RICH are producing a new documentary about a battle in Vietnam in 1965 that claimed the lives of 48 US soldiers. The documentary...

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Fascinating Fact 375

18th October 2005 9:13

DAKOTA FANNING has named her Palomino pony gift from DREAMER co-star KURT RUSSELL, GOLDIE - after his partner GOLDIE HAWN.

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Shannon Elizabeth's Gas-filled Ride

18th October 2005 9:13

Actress SHANNON ELIZABETH had an unpleasant car ride to her New York City hotel in the early hours of yesterday morning (17OCT05) - because her...

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Craig Has More In Common With Connery Than Just Bond

18th October 2005 13:56

New JAMES BOND DANIEL CRAIG owes his acting prowess to his 007 predecessor SIR SEAN CONNERY, after the older actor donated money to an organisation...

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Olivier's Son Attacks Homosexuality Claims

18th October 2005 13:56

The eldest son of late acting legend LAWRENCE OLIVIER is planning to perform a speech attacking a new book about his father. TARQUIN OLIVIER, 68,...

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Jolie And Pitt To Marry, Says Winstone

18th October 2005 13:56

ANGELINA JOLIE is engaged to BRAD PITT, according to her BEOWULF co-star RAY WINSTONE. Pitt and Jolie, who met during the filming of MR AND MRS...

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Monroe's Watch Gift To Kennedy Sells At Auction

18th October 2005 13:56

A gold watch screen icon MARILYN MONROE gave to US President JOHN F KENNEDY has been auctioned for $120,000 (GBP66,650). The Rolex time-piece was...

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Jackson Ditches King Kong Score Just Weeks Before Premiere

18th October 2005 13:56

Hollywood director PETER JACKSON has ditched the score to his upcoming remake of KING KONG with only seven weeks to go before the movie is scheduled...

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Rossi: 'I Am Unfashionable'

18th October 2005 13:56

Veteran rocker FRANCIS ROSSI is so comfortable with his unfashionable image he once found himself laughing along to a TV show in which he was...

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Rea Slams Skinny 'Role Models'

18th October 2005 13:56

Veteran crooner CHRIS REA has attacked the young pop stars of today, accusing them of being bad role models for children. The singer, 55, believes...

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Oasis Endorse Music Mobile Phone

18th October 2005 13:56

OASIS siblings NOEL and LIAM GALLAGHER have followed in the footsteps of pop queen MADONNA by signing to promote a new MP3 enabled mobile...

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Rossi Blames Booze For Cocaine Addiction

18th October 2005 13:56

STATUS QUO rocker FRANCIS ROSSI regrets the moment he accepted a drink for the first time, because it led to his decision to try cocaine. The...

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Rea Decided To Tape The Blues On Operating Table

18th October 2005 13:56

Veteran singer CHRIS REA decided the time was right to fulfil his blues ambition while he lay on an operating table as the anaesthetic began to take...

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Hawkins Amazed Cocaine References Escaped Radio Censors

18th October 2005 13:56

Rocker JUSTIN HAWKINS is amazed the title track from THE DARKNESS' sophomore album is receiving airplay, because it contains controversial lyrics...

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Abba In Court Over Musical

18th October 2005 13:56

Former ABBA stars BJORN ULVAEUS and BENNY ANDERSSON are embroiled in a court battle with a scriptwriter who claims he penned the script for their...

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Fascinating Fact 376

18th October 2005 13:56

ASHTON KUTCHER fans hoping to pick up a copy of the $700 (GBP390) linen Brooks Brothers suit the actor wore on his wedding day last month (SEP05) are...

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Samms' Fall From Grace

18th October 2005 13:56

Former DYNASTY star EMMA SAMMS' career has slumped so far since she left the superstar soap opera she recently presented an award ceremony for public...

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Winstone Holds On To Boxing Mentality

18th October 2005 13:56

British actor RAY WINSTONE credits his boxing youth with helping him overcome pre-performance jitters in his acting career. Winstone, famed for...

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Oscar Hasn't Changed Me, Says Theron

18th October 2005 13:56

Hollywood actress CHARLIZE THERON believes she is the same person she was before winning an Oscar, because she still cleans up after herself. ...

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Lil' Kim Video Crew Threaten Legal Action For Pay

18th October 2005 17:29

LATEST: The director of jailed rapper LIL' KIM's last video is facing legal action because 18 crew members who worked on it have yet to be paid. ...

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Osbourne Releases All-star Tsunami Charity Single

18th October 2005 17:29

Rock matriarch SHARON OSBOURNE has finally released the long-awaited all-star cover of ERIC CLAPTON's classic ballad TEARS IN HEAVEN to raise money...

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Mccartney Brother In Court

18th October 2005 17:29

LATEST: SIR PAUL McCARTNEY's younger brother appeared in court in Chester, England today to deny sexual assault charges. MIKE McCARTNEY, 61, is...

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Babyshambles Ex-manager Denies Moss Leak

18th October 2005 17:29

PETE DOHERTY's friend and former manager has denied leaking video footage of KATE MOSS taking cocaine to a British newspaper. JAMES MULLORD, who...

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Weisz's Detective Dream Led To Acting

18th October 2005 17:29

Actress RACHEL WEISZ believes she was always destined to become an actress, despite spending her school days dreaming of a detective career. THE...

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Schreiber And Watts Film Together

18th October 2005 17:29

Real-life lovers LIEV SCHREIBER and NAOMI WATTS have been cast opposite each other in romantic drama THE PAINTED VEIL. THE MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE...

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Theatregoers Sprayed With Vomit

18th October 2005 17:29

A preview performance of actress TARA FITZGERALD's new London play descended into chaos on Saturday (15OCT05) when 12 audience members were...

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Johansson: 'I Believe In Plastic Surgery'

18th October 2005 17:29

SCARLETT JOHANSSON is determined to have cosmetic surgery to preserve her good looks. The stunning actress is only 20 but she is already planning...

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Wallace + Gromit Destroys Competition At UK Box-office

18th October 2005 17:29

WALLACE + GROMIT: THE CURSE OF THE WERE-RABBIT shot straight to the top of the UK box-office chart over the weekend (14-16OCT05), taking 13 times...

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Doris Day Dismisses Health Rumours

18th October 2005 17:29

Hollywood legend DORIS DAY has rubbished rumours she is critically ill and in a wheelchair - insisting she is still spritely enough to tap dance. ...

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Sizemore Has His Probation Reinstated

18th October 2005 17:29

Troubled actor TOM SIZEMORE had his probation reinstated yesterday (17OCT05), a month after he was ordered to spend another 30 days in a...

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Blake Testifies To Three New Alibi Witnesses

18th October 2005 17:29

LATEST: ROBERT BLAKE yesterday (17OCT05) testified there are at least three witnesses who can confirm his alibi that he was not present when his wife...

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The Things They Say 417

18th October 2005 17:29

"The secret to a good marriage is: never share a bathroom. I don't care how much you love them, there are certain things one should keep to oneself."...

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Rossi Terrified Of Underage Prostitute Sex

18th October 2005 17:29

STATUS QUO rocker FRANCIS ROSSI was so terrified the first time he visited a brothel he ran away. The ROCKIN' ALL OVER THE WORLD star, who was...

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50 Cent Not A Natural?

18th October 2005 17:29

Rapper-turned-thespian 50 CENT still has much to learn about acting, according to his new movie co-star TERRENCE HOWARD. The hip-hop makes his...

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Rocker Cooper Predicts End Of World

18th October 2005 17:29

Ageing hellraiser ALICE COOPER is convinced the end of the world is approaching, citing the recent string of horrendous natural disasters as evidence...

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Bon Jovi Join The Army

18th October 2005 21:22

Rockers BON JOVI have taken over a US Army military base while they prepare for their upcoming world tour. The KEEP THE FAITH hitmakers are...

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Sonic Youth Recover Stolen Guitars

18th October 2005 21:22

Rockers SONIC YOUTH are celebrating after recovering two guitars which were stolen from them in 1999. The instruments were taken along with other...

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Storms Wash Out Inxs Performance

18th October 2005 21:22

INXS lost out on an opportunity to show off their new frontman JD FORTUNE to fans in Hollywood last night (17OCT05), when rain washed out their...

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Sonic Youth's Secret Member Quits To Direct Movies

18th October 2005 21:22

Long-serving SONIC YOUTH star JIM O'ROURKE has quit the group to concentrate on a film career. The multi-instrumentalist, who was the musical...

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Rea Thanks Wife For Pulling Him Out Of His Depression

18th October 2005 21:22

British rocker CHRIS REA credits his wife with forcing him out of a deep depression following debilitating surgery to remove his pancreas. The...

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50 Cent Slams 'Crackhead' Jackson

18th October 2005 21:22

Rapper 50 CENT has hit back at SAMUEL L JACKSON's claims he turned down a role in his forthcoming movie, by asserting the PULP FICTION actor would...

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Madonna Thanks Abba For The Music

18th October 2005 21:22

Pop queen MADONNA wrote a begging letter to Swedish supergroup ABBA asking for permission to sample their hit GIMME GIMME GIMME on a new track. ...

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Fascinating Fact 377

18th October 2005 21:22

Former TAXI star TONY DANZA refuses to wear deodorant.

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Jason Lee's Annoying Moustache

18th October 2005 21:22

Hollywood actor JASON LEE deeply regrets growing a moustache for his character in new TV show MY NAME IS EARL, because the facial hair has become...

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Art Imitates Life In Kutcher's New Comedy

18th October 2005 21:22

ASHTON KUTCHER is transporting elements of his real life into the sitcom world, after signing up to produce a new show about a young man who marries...

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Schreiber Amused By Paparazzi Attention

18th October 2005 21:22

American actor LIEV SCHREIBER is bemused by the newfound media attention he is subjected to - he insists photographers wouldn't be interested in him...

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Danes Worried About Martin Romp

18th October 2005 21:22

CLAIRE DANES initially found it hard to disrobe and shoot a raunchy sex scene with older co-star STEVE MARTIN in new movie SHOPGIRL, before realising...

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Harrelson Draws On Childhood Fight For Movie

18th October 2005 21:22

Hollywood actor WOODY HARRELSON began researching his role in sexual harassment movie NORTH COUNTRY as a boy, when he got into a brawl defending the...

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African Film Studio Stormed By Islamic Militia

18th October 2005 21:22

A Somalian film studio which translates Bollywood movies for local audiences has been stormed by armed guards who claim the facility spreads...

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Sizemore Reveals He Bedded Teenage Paris In Sex Tape Confession

18th October 2005 21:22

Troubled movie star TOM SIZEMORE claims he has bedded PARIS HILTON when she was a teenager. The SAVING PRIVATE RYAN star, who has been in and out...

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Ashlee Simpson More Approachable With Blonde Hair

18th October 2005 21:22

Pop star ASHLEE SIMPSON has found that people are much nicer to her since she ditched her brunette look to return to her natural blonde. The...

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