Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 23rd May 2005

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Clarkson Sang At Sony Trying To Get Noticed

23rd May 2005 3:18

Original AMERICAN IDOL winner KELLY CLARKSON was once so desperate to land a record deal, she stood outside in front of SONY MUSIC's offices...

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Oasis Land Seventh Number 1

23rd May 2005 3:18

English rockers OASIS are celebrating after they claimed their seventh UK number one with their latest single LYLA. The first track from their...

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The Osbournes Move On - To Give Pets Space

23rd May 2005 3:18

OZZY OSBOURNE and his wife SHARON have decided to sell their Beverly Hills, California mansion - because they need more land for their large...

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Zellweger Finally Speaks About 'Really Cute' Chesney

23rd May 2005 3:18

RENEE ZELLWEGER has dropped her notoriously private stance to gush about her new husband, singer KENNY CHESNEY. The OSCAR-winner always remained...

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East 17 Star Collapses

23rd May 2005 3:18

Former EAST 17 singer BRIAN HARVEY was rushed to hospital on Sunday (22MAY05) after falling ill at his east London home. The troubled star, 30,...

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Poullain Quits The Darkness

23rd May 2005 3:18

THE DARKNESS is now a glam rock trio after bassist FRANKIE POULLAIN sensationally quit the band after only one album. The English group leapt to...

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Hilton's Movie Debut Panic Attack

23rd May 2005 3:18

Socialite PARIS HILTON was so nervous filming her big screen debut in horror film HOUSE OF WAX, she had a panic attack. The aspiring actress...

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Star Wars Pirated Discs Seized In Malaysia

23rd May 2005 3:18

Pirated DVDs of the new STAR WARS: EPISODE III - REVENGE OF THE SITH movie have been seized in Malaysia, only days after the sci-fi epic premiered...

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Beatty: 'I Could Run California Batter Than Schwarzenegger'

23rd May 2005 3:18

WARREN BEATTY has slammed fellow actor ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER - insisting he'd do a better job than the TERMINATOR star as California Governor. ...

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Star Wars Breaks Records With $108.5 Million Opening

23rd May 2005 3:18

The final installment of STAR WARS series grossed $158.5 million during its first weekend of release in North America - the biggest three-day...

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Carey Joins Mtv Awards Line Up

23rd May 2005 3:18

MARIAH CAREY has joined EMINEM and NINE INCH NAILS in the list of stars set to perform at the 2005 MTV MOVIE AWARDS. Hosted by JIMMY FALLON, the...

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Arquette To Dress As A Squirrel

23rd May 2005 3:18

LATEST: DAVID ARQUETTE has announced he'll not only provide the voice of a squirrel in his new TV show DIRT SQUIRREL, he'll also dress up as one. ...

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Degeneres Nervous About Hosting De Rossi's Relatives

23rd May 2005 3:18

Comedienne ELLEN DeGENERES was petrified when she entertained girlfriend PORTIA DE ROSSI's family over the Christmas holidays, because she'd only...

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Kudrow Worries About Anniversary Gift

23rd May 2005 3:18

Former FRIENDS star LISA KUDROW is worried about her upcoming 10th wedding anniversary - because she's "horrible" at selecting gifts for her...

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Lohan Shown Rough Future

23rd May 2005 3:18

LINDSAY LOHAN has presented with the harsh facts of her future - and it includes marriage to veteran rocker TOMMY LEE. The 18-year-old actress...

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Ed Harris Finding Beethoven Role Challenging

23rd May 2005 3:18

APOLLO 13 star ED HARRIS is so daunted by the task of playing the title role in his upcoming movie COPYING BEETHOVEN, he's already deeming it the...

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Longoria In The Dark Over Housewives Storylines

23rd May 2005 3:18

Latina beauty EVA LONGORIA is in the dark over the forthcoming storylines for DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES, because producers censor her scripts. The...

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Culkin Turns Author

23rd May 2005 3:18

Former child star MACAULAY CULKIN is turning to his troubled childhood for inspiration in his new career as a writer. The HOME ALONE actor, 25,...

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Seymour Rejects Reality Show Offers

23rd May 2005 9:15

British beauty JANE SEYMOUR is resisting the constant offers she gets to star in her own reality show, because she doesn't want to follow in OZZY...

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Javine: 'Eurovision Was Rigged'

23rd May 2005 13:52

JAVINE, the UK's entrant to Saturday's (21MAY05) 50th annual EUROVISION SONG CONTEST, has slammed the competition's voting system - insisting the...

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Counting Crows Star Duritz Rubbishes Escort Accusations

23rd May 2005 13:52

COUNTING CROWS rocker ADAM DURITZ is urging fans to ignore a jailed escort agency boss, who accuses the frontman of being one of his best...

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Minogue's Management Dismiss Marriage Reports

23rd May 2005 13:52

LATEST: Pop beauty KYLIE MINOGUE's management has rubbished reports she's agreed to marry her French lover OLIVIER MARTINEZ. British tabloids...

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Longoria: 'My Gardener Isn't Sexy'

23rd May 2005 13:52

EVA LONGORIA has one complaint about her real-life gardener - he isn't as sexy as her hunky DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES yard boy JESSE METCALFE. The...

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Fonda Snubs Hollywood For 'Real' Atlanta

23rd May 2005 13:52

Movie star JANE FONDA has vowed never to live in Hollywood again, despite resurrecting her film career with box-office hit MONSTER-IN-LAW. The...

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Depp Lined-up For Down And Out Role.

23rd May 2005 13:52

Movie superstar JOHNNY DEPP is in negotiations to star in new film based on the autobiography of a homeless drug addict. THE LORD OF THE RINGS...

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Piper Quits Dr Who

23rd May 2005 13:52

Cult sci-fi TV show DR WHO has been delivered a second blow, just weeks after star CHRISTOPHER ECCLESTON quit - his sexy sidekick BILLIE PIPER will...

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Bbc Strike Threatens UK Tv

23rd May 2005 13:52

Britain faces a news blackout today as 10,000 staff strike at broadcast giant the BBC. Flagship live current affair shows BREAKFAST, NEWSNIGHT...

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Harry Potter Six Under Guard

23rd May 2005 13:52

The next installment of fantasy series HARRY POTTER is being kept under strict security at a printing press in Germany. Publishers are desperate...

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Owen: 'I Want To Be Bond'

23rd May 2005 13:52

British actor CLIVE OWEN has begged JAMES BOND movie bosses to decide if they want him to play the suave superspy. Producers have been stalling...

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Prince William Accused Of Jeopardising UK Olympic Bid

23rd May 2005 13:52

British royal PRINCE WILLIAM has been accused of jeopardising the UK's chance of hosting the Olympic Games by refusing to attend a pivotal meeting...

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Schwarzenegger's Nazi Inspiration

23rd May 2005 13:52

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER chose an unorthodox mentor for his rise to power as California Governor - Nazi despot ADOLF HITLER. Schwarzenegger, who...

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Irs Threaten To Seize Simpson's Property

23rd May 2005 13:52

Sporting superstar OJ SIMPSON is in danger of losing his Los Angeles estate and other property unless he pays US government agency the INLAND...

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Church Vows To Stay Dressed

23rd May 2005 13:52

British singing sensation CHARLOTTE CHURCH will never strip to boost her music career - although she insists she's got what it takes to be a sexy...

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Clash London's Number One

23rd May 2005 13:52

A CLASH concert in London in 1977 has been voted the best the British capital has ever seen - beating performances by music legends THE BEATLES and...

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Elton And Liza Grace Vienna Aids Ball

23rd May 2005 13:52

Showbiz legends SIR ELTON JOHN and LIZA MINNELLI were among guests at Saturday's 13th annual LIFE BALL in Vienna, Austria to raise money for AIDS...

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Gallagher: 'Stone Roses Will Reunite'

23rd May 2005 13:52

OASIS star NOEL GALLAGHER is convinced fellow Manchester, England band THE STONE ROSES will reunite in the near future - when they have settled...

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U2 Set To Re-record Pop

23rd May 2005 13:52

Irish rockers U2 are stepping back in time to release a brand new version of their 1997 album POP - because they were disappointed with the...

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Martinez: 'Kylie's Cancer Treatment Could Stop Us Having Children'

23rd May 2005 13:52

Singer KYLIE MINOGUE's French boyfriend OLIVIER MARTINEZ is devastated his superstar lover's cancer treatment could threaten their chances of...

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Hopkins Refused To Do Stunts

23rd May 2005 17:49

SIR ANTHONY HOPKINS refused to perform his own stunts on new motorcycle movie THE WORLD'S FASTEST INDIAN - because he was too scared of killing...

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Lohan Wants To Be Taken Seriously

23rd May 2005 17:49

Teen star LINDSAY LOHAN is fed up with the press only being interested in her wild social life, because she's desperate to be taken seriously as an...

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Weinsteins Form New Company

23rd May 2005 17:49

Movie mogul siblings BOB and HARVEY WEINSTEIN are preparing to leave WALT DISNEY's MIRAMAX FILMS and are teaming up with GOLDMAN SACHS and RAINBOW...

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Amerie Keen To Write Her Life Story

23rd May 2005 17:49

R+B beauty AMERIE is already thinking about writing her autobiography, despite only just having started to achieve widespread success with her...

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Beck Is A 'Guero'

23rd May 2005 17:49

BECK was determined to call his latest album GUERO, because he has spent his life being called a "guero" by Mexicans in his native California. ...

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Pearl Jam Are Stones Groupies

23rd May 2005 17:49

PEARL JAM jumped at the chance to support THE ROLLING STONES on their upcoming tour, because they are massive fans and it could be the last time...

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Lee Ryan Tipped For Solo Stardom

23rd May 2005 17:49

Former boyband star LEE RYAN is being set up to challenge ROBBIE WILLIAMS as Britain's number one male solo star, after signing a $1.1 million...

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Coldplay Want Beyonce

23rd May 2005 17:49

COLDPLAY want BEYONCE KNOWLES to star in the video for their next single FIX YOU, because their fans deserve more "gorgeous girls". The band...

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Razorlight Sign Up To Make Poverty History Campaign

23rd May 2005 17:49

British rockers RAZORLIGHT are the latest celebrities to join the high-profile MAKE POVERTY HISTORY coalition - which aims to stamp out Third...

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Oasis Are The Top UK Act Of The Last Decade

23rd May 2005 17:49

OASIS are officially the most successful UK act of the last ten years, according to the BOOK OF BRITISH HIT SINGLES + ALBUMS. The WONDERWALL...

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Rourke Still Devastated By Thin Red Line Snub

23rd May 2005 17:49

Former hellraiser MICKEY ROURKE is still bitter after his part was cut out of the award-winning movie THE THIN RED LINE - seven years after it was...

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Argento Left In Tears By Critical Reaction To Movie

23rd May 2005 17:49

ASIA ARGENTO was left "heartbroken" while publicising THE HEART IS DECEITFUL ABOVE ALL THINGS at the CANNES FILM FESTIVAL in France last year...

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Cinderella Man Star Zellweger 'Sickened' By Sports Violence

23rd May 2005 17:49

RENEE ZELLWEGER is "sickened" by violent sports - despite starring in forthcoming boxing drama CINDERELLA MAN. The newlywed actress plays the...

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West End Honours Coward And Novello

23rd May 2005 17:49

Two West End theatres in London are being renamed as a tribute to SIR NOEL COWARD and IVOR NOVELLO, two of the capital's most instrumental...

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Alba To Act Unpaid For Aids Foundation

23rd May 2005 17:49

SIN CITY star JESSICA ALBA has displayed her generous side at the CANNES FILM FESTIVAL by offering her acting talents for free - to raise money for...

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Longoria: 'Media Lies Hurt My Family More Than Me'

23rd May 2005 17:49

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA is concerned about the effect fame has on her family - as they are often more upset than she is when a...

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Fonda Wanted For Nine To Five Sequel

23rd May 2005 17:49

Actress JANE FONDA is in negotiations to reprise her role in a sequel to the hit 1980 movie NINE TO FIVE. Movie bosses are impressed by Fonda's...

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