Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 22nd August 2004

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Louis De Bernieres' New Book Stolen

22nd August 2004 10:38

CAPTAIN CORELLI'S MANDOLIN author LOUIS DE BERNIERES is devastated after his laptop containing the first 50 pages of his new book was stolen. ...

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Everett Approves Of Madonna's Kabbalah Fixation

22nd August 2004 10:38

British actor RUPERT EVERETT has leapt to the defence of famous friend MADONNA over her conversion to the controversial Kabbalah faith. Madonna...

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Beckham Baby Number Three

22nd August 2004 10:38

LATEST: British soccer icon DAVID BECKHAM and his wife VICTORIA are allegedly expecting their third child. According to British newspaper the...

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Renee Thinks Twice About Bridget Jones 3

22nd August 2004 10:38

Movie star RENEE ZELLWEGER is having second thoughts about filming a third installment of BRIDGET JONES'S DIARY - because she fears gaining weight...

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Claudia Schiffer In New Stalker Scare

22nd August 2004 10:38

Pregnant German supermodel CLAUDIA SCHIFFER has been targeted by another stalker at her British country mansion. Police were called after a...

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Sting Feels Like He Is Turning Into His Parents

22nd August 2004 10:38

Pop superstar STING is still feeling the influence of his late parents on him - years after their death. The IF I EVER LOSE MY FAITH IN YOU...

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Shaznay Lewis Chooses All Saint For Her Bridesmaid

22nd August 2004 10:38

Sultry British singer SHAZNAY LEWIS asked her former ALL SAINTS bandmate MELANIE BLATT to be a bridesmaid at her clandestine wedding. The NEVER...

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The Streets Star Bounced

22nd August 2004 10:38

THE STREETS frontman MIKE SKINNER was left fuming after he was turned away by a French doorman who didn't recognise him at a top south of France...

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Madonna's Father Surprised By Daughter's 'Wife' Role

22nd August 2004 10:38

Pop legend MADONNA's father SILVIO CICCONE is proud that his daughter has changed her ways and settled down with a family. But Ciccone still...

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Katie Melua Caught Up In Plane Blaze

22nd August 2004 10:38

Georgian jazz singer KATIE MELUA had the fright of her life on Friday (20AUG04) when the plane she was on burst into flames. The CLOSEST THING...

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Sheriff Given Permission To Talk About Jackson

22nd August 2004 10:38

Superior Court Judge RODNEY MELVILLE has given Santa Barbara, California sheriff JIM ANDERSON permission to ignore the gag order placed on the...

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Aguilera Shelves Marriage Plans

22nd August 2004 10:38

CHRISTINA AGUILERA has shelved her marriage plans - because she doesn't want to be seen to be following the latest celebrity trend. The pop...

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Love Upset After Being Handed A Restraining Order

22nd August 2004 10:38

COURTNEY LOVE broke down outside court in Los Angeles on Friday morning (20AUG04) after being slapped with a restraining order against the woman...

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John Travolta Made Christina Milian Weak At The Knees

22nd August 2004 10:38

R+B sensation CHRISTINA MILIAN is delighted she got the chance to team up with JOHN TRAVOLTA in a new movie - because she idolised the actor as a...

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Rupert Everett Won't Be Bond Because He's Gay

22nd August 2004 10:38

British actor RUPERT EVERETT is convinced that coming clean about his sexuality after featuring alongside JULIA ROBERTS in MY BEST FRIEND'S WEDDING...

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Jack Nicholson Sends Pensioners On The Road

22nd August 2004 14:20

Hollywood legend JACK NICHOLSON has helped thousands of American pensioners make the most of their twilight years - in mobile homes. The actor...

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Dallas Stars Plan Reunion Special

22nd August 2004 14:20

Former DALLAS co-stars LARRY HAGMAN, CHARLENE TILTON, PATRICK DUFFY and LINDA GRAY had such fun meeting up for a DVD launch party on Thursday night...

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Fleiss Fears For Ex's Life

22nd August 2004 14:20

Former Hollywood Madam HEIDI FLEISS fears her actions may have taken ex-boyfriend TOM SIZEMORE to the brink of suicide. The self-confessed sex...

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Cruise Hires Alias Director

22nd August 2004 14:20

TOM CRUISE has recruited ALIAS creator JJ ABRAMS to take charge of his third MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE movie. Abrams admits he was both thrilled and...

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Friends Stars Make Guinness Book Of Records

22nd August 2004 14:20

The female stars of FRIENDS have been entered into the 50th anniversary edition of best-selling book GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS as the highest paid TV...

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Carmen Electra Gets Red Hot

22nd August 2004 14:20

Busty babe CARMEN ELECTRA and her rock star husband DAVE NAVARRO will share the secrets of their sex life in explosive new book DON'T TRY THIS AT...

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Nicole Kidman Invests In New Safety Measure

22nd August 2004 14:20

Australian actress NICOLE KIDMAN has paid out $9,000 (GBP5,000) on six guard dogs in a bid to frighten away potentially dangerous stalkers. The...

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Basinger And Baldwin Battle Over Ireland Picture

22nd August 2004 14:20

KIM BASINGER and her ex-husband ALEC BALDWIN are embroiled in another bitter battle over a photo of their daughter IRELAND. Both want the...

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Andre Is Best Dressed

22nd August 2004 14:20

OUTKAST star ANDRE 3000 is the world's sharpest dressed man, according to men's style magazine ESQUIRE. The HEY YA! hitmaker has been named the...

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Big Joe In Hotel Shame

22nd August 2004 14:20

Blues singer BIG JOE TURNER has been slammed by a British music festival promoter after he and his wife allegedly used their hotel room as a...

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Britney To Poke Fun At Her Own Wedding

22nd August 2004 14:20

LATEST: Pop babe BRITNEY SPEARS will attempt to convince critics she can laugh at her own high-profile personal mistakes - by mocking her own...

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Jagger's Model Daughter Told To Put On Weight

22nd August 2004 14:20

SIR MICK JAGGER's daughter LIZZIE has been ordered to pile on weight or face losing her $1.8 million (GBP1 million)-a-year modelling contract with...

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Victoria Beckham Wants To Give Birth In London

22nd August 2004 14:20

LATEST: Former SPICE GIRL VICTORIA BECKHAM has snubbed Spanish hospitals, insisting she'll only ever give birth in London. The sexy singer - who...

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Exiled Libertine Victim Of Street Attack

22nd August 2004 14:20

Troubled PETE DOHERTY has been attacked by a man near his home in Farringdon, central London. The singer-songwriter - who is suspended from THE...

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Madonna's Inflated Ticket Prices Put Brits Off

22nd August 2004 14:20

MADONNA is still struggling to sell tickets for her remaining London RE-INVENTION concert dates next week (23-25AUG04) - because high prices and...

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George Michael Linked To Gay Porn Star

22nd August 2004 14:20

Pop icon GEORGE MICHAEL is reportedly dating gay porn star CHRIS HOPE following a blistering row with his troubled longtime lover KENNY GOSS. ...

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Pharrell Williams In Mobo Babes Conundrum

22nd August 2004 21:21

N*E*R*D star PHARRELL WILLIAMS is eager to enlist opera singer CHARLOTTE CHURCH to help him host this year's (04) MUSIC OF BLACK ORIGIN (MOBO)...

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Big-spending Missy Upsets Her Mum

22nd August 2004 21:21

Hip-hop star MISSY ELLIOTT's mother has started giving the rapper a hard time over the amount of money she spends on cars and bikes. Motor...

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More Stars Vote For Change

22nd August 2004 21:21

SHERYL CROW, surf rocker JACK JOHNSON and CROSBY, STILLS + NASH have climbed aboard America's VOTE FOR CHANGE TOUR. The newly-announced acts...

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Brandy Lands New Tv Show

22nd August 2004 21:21

Actress/singer BRANDY is set to return to TV after negotiating a new development deal for an American sitcom. The former MOESHA star has been...

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Madonna In Kabbalah U-turn?

22nd August 2004 21:21

Enlightened pop superstar MADONNA is on the verge of turning her back on the controversial Kabbalah following, because she's sick of being used as...

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Law's Alfie Co-star Struggled With Sex Scenes

22nd August 2004 21:21

Actress ANOUSKA DE GEORGIOU struggled to film her three-in-a-bed sex scenes with JUDE LAW - because her best friend SIENNA MILLER had to watch her...

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Valderrama Designs Jewellery Line

22nd August 2004 21:21

THAT '70S SHOW star WILMER VALDERRAMA is planning to branch out from acting to launch his own jewellery line. The actor, currently dating FREAKY...

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Jk Rowling Issues Warning

22nd August 2004 21:21

Multi-millionaire author JK ROWLING has an unusual method of enacting revenge on people who annoy her - she makes them her next HARRY POTTER...

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Theron Bonds With Britt Over Rumour Control

22nd August 2004 21:21

CHARLIZE THERON was so devastated to hear BRITT EKLAND wasn't happy with her portrayal of the 1960s icon in the new PETER SELLERS biopic, she...

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Jason Statham Desperate To Win Back Lover Kelly Brook

22nd August 2004 21:21

British actor JASON STATHAM has begged his stunning ex-girlfriend KELLY BROOK to rekindle their romance - in a phone conversation with her...

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Philbin Joins Guinness Club For Tv Hours

22nd August 2004 21:21

American TV presenter REGIS PHILBIN was officially named the hardest working man in television on Friday morning (20AUG04) when he was presented...

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Batman Jumps To Action

22nd August 2004 21:21

New BATMAN star CHRISTIAN BALE proved he's a real-life superhero by steering a runaway car from the crew of the Caped Crusader's new movie BATMAN...

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Stamos Files For Divorce From Romijn-stamos

22nd August 2004 21:21

FULL HOUSE heart-throb JOHN STAMOS has filed for divorce from his stunning wife REBECCA ROMIJN-STAMOS. The couple announced their "amicable"...

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The Scream Masterpiece Stolen In Armed Robbery

22nd August 2004 21:21

Two armed robbers stole EDVARD MUNCH's masterpiece THE SCREAM in front of stunned visitors at the Munch Museum in Norway earlier today (22AUG04). ...

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Arnie Settles Car Advert Dispute

22nd August 2004 21:21

Actor-turned-politician ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER has settled his dispute with Ohio car firm FRED MARTIN MOTOR COMPANY after they used a photo of the...

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Crowe In Tyson-esque Attack On Bodyguard

22nd August 2004 21:21

Hollywood heavyweight RUSSELL CROWE reportedly bit his bodyguard during a bizarre bust-up whilst filming boxing biopic CINDERELLA MAN in Canada. ...

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Natasha Bedingfield Sexy Not 'Slutty'

22nd August 2004 21:21

Pop beauty NATASHA BEDINGFIELD refuses to adopt a glamorous look for magazine photoshoots in a move to avoid being labelled "slutty". The blonde...

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Paris Hilton Has Garbage Admirer

22nd August 2004 21:21

GARBAGE singer SHIRLEY MANSON has shocked her fans by expressing her admiration for notorious American socialite heiress PARIS HILTON. The I'M...

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Zorba The Greek Star Hospitalised Again

22nd August 2004 21:21

Greek composer MIKIS THEODORAKIS was re-admitted to an Athens hospital over the weekend (21-22AUG04) with complications from his gall bladder...

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