Music, Movie and Entertainment News 23rd October 2006

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Carters Fight Over Hilton Dating Mix Up

23rd October 2006 0:00

Feuding brothers NICK and AARON CARTER went to war on their reality TV show HOUSE OF CARTERS after the I WANT CANDY hitmaker revealed he'd dated his...

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Fighting Talk After Anna Nicole Ignores Deposition

23rd October 2006 0:00

LATEST: ANNA NICOLE SMITH refused to show up for a scheduled deposition meeting with her ex LARRY BIRKHEAD's attorney DEBRA OPRI in the Bahamas today...

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Alex James To Present The Tube

23rd October 2006 0:00

BLUR bassist ALEX JAMES is to present the return of 1980s iconic music show THE TUBE, which is set to air as a radio programme on Channel 4's new...

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Mobb Deep In Near-death Plane Accident

23rd October 2006 0:00

G-UNIT cohorts MOBB DEEP were nearly killed in a plane incident when one of the engines of the aircraft on which they were travelling failed, forcing...

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Python Star Jones Undergoes Cancer Surgery

23rd October 2006 0:00

LATEST: MONTY PYTHON star TERRY JONES has undergone surgery for colon cancer. The 64 year old was "in good spirits and the operation went very...

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Urban Pulls Out Of Cmas

23rd October 2006 0:00

LATEST: Troubled country star KEITH URBAN has pulled out of a planned performance at the 40th annual Country Music Association (CMA) to allow himself...

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Jewish Jazz Star Slams 'Anti-semitic' Slurs

23rd October 2006 0:00

THE BLOCKHEADS saxophonist-turned-jazz star GILAD ATZMON has hit back at UK Jewish lobbying group the Board Of Deputies (BOD) after being branded an...

news article: Jewish Jazz Star Slams 'Anti-semitic' Slurs

Eastwood Pays Respect To The Dead By Filming In Iceland

23rd October 2006 0:00

CLINT EASTWOOD filmed the stunning Iwo Jima invasion scenes in back-to-back war epics LETTERS FROM IWO JIMA and FLAGS OF OUR FATHERS in Iceland to...

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Irwin's Manager Slams Stingray Rap

23rd October 2006 0:00

US rap star RAS KASS has been criticised by the late STEVE IRWIN's manager JOHN STAINTON, after the hip hop lyricist used THE CROCODILE HUNTER's...

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Beenie Man Defends Homophobic Lyrics

23rd October 2006 0:00

Dancehall star BEENIE MAN has hit out at critics who accuse him of homophobia, insisting Jamaican culture is far less prejudiced than in Israel. The...

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Madonna To Defend Herself On Winfrey Chat Show

23rd October 2006 0:00

LATEST: MADONNA is to appear on OPRAH WINFREY's American chat show to defend her controversial adoption of 13-month-old Malawian DAVID BANDA this...

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Grunge Pioneers Malfunkshun Reunite

23rd October 2006 0:00

Influential Seattle, Washington rock group MALFUNKSHUN has reformed to honour the death of frontman ANDY WOOD. The late singer's brother and...

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Cook Threw First Wife Down The Stairs

23rd October 2006 0:00

Late comedy legend PETER COOK has been accused of physically abusing his first wife after finding out she had an affair. The comic allegedly threw...

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Judges Asks Jury To Decide If The Island Was A Rip-off

23rd October 2006 0:00

Sci-fi movie flop THE ISLAND is at the centre of a copyright fight after a federal judge in New York ruled last week (ends20OCT06) that there is...

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Love: 'I Have No Parents'

23rd October 2006 0:00

Rocker COURTNEY LOVE refuses to acknowledge her parents, insisting she would only speak to her mother in order to tell her to "stay away". The HOLE...

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Winfrey Fundraiser Plea

23rd October 2006 0:00

Chat show queen OPRAH WINFREY headlined a fundraiser at a private college for black women last Friday (20OCTO6), encouraging 300 guests to give...

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Ice Cube: 'Schwarzenegger P**Ses Me Off'

23rd October 2006 0:00

Rapper-turned-actor ICE CUBE has slammed the Governor of California, ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER, for failing to do enough to help the poor in the West...

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Snipes Stays Put In Namibia

23rd October 2006 0:00

LATEST: Defiant movie star WESLEY SNIPES is refusing to return to America and face tax fraud charges, insisting he'll continue shooting new film...

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Attorney Slams Hawn For Breaking And Entering

23rd October 2006 0:00

Attorney DONNA WULKAN has slammed GOLDIE HAWN for reportedly breaking and entering into her Washington DC home - branding the PRIVATE BENJAMIN...

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Estefan Defies Bomb Scare To See Fans

23rd October 2006 0:00

Pop star GLORIA ESTEFAN has defied a terrifying bomb scare on the George Washington Bridge, New York City, to meet over a thousand fans. The RHYTHM...

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O'toole Smuggled Vodka Into Oscars

23rd October 2006 0:00

Legendary hell raiser PETER O'TOOLE nearly missed out on picking up his Honorary Oscar in 2003 after he threatened to leave the ceremony because of...

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Lohan's Grandmother: 'Lindsay Needs Love'

23rd October 2006 0:00

LINDSAY LOHAN's wild partying is worrying her grandmother, who insists all the young actress needs is to find love. The MEAN GIRLS star, who...

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Graham Coxon: 'I'm Better Than Blur'

23rd October 2006 0:00

Former BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON insists a reunion with the band would be pointless, as his solo material is "better than Blur." The COFFEE AND...

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Mya Hits Back At 50 Cent Sex Claims

23rd October 2006 0:00

Sexy R+B star MYA has again blasted 50 CENT for making press claims he'd bedded the beauty. 50 Cent used Mya to poke fun at rap rival THE GAME, who...

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Urban's Uncle: 'I'll Scrag Him.'

23rd October 2006 0:00

Troubled country crooner KEITH URBAN's outspoken uncle has offered to wring his nephew's neck for failing to stay sober. Urban checked into a rehab...

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Henley To Be Honoured

23rd October 2006 0:00

EAGLES star DON HENLEY is to be honoured with the US Recording Academy's MusiCares Person of The Year honour in 2007. The HOTEL CALIFORNIA rocker...

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Horror Fans Want Hilton To Die - Again

23rd October 2006 0:00

PARIS HILTON has topped a grisly new poll as the celebrity film fans would most like to see as the victim in a horror movie. The...

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Parton Plans First European Tour In 30 Years

23rd October 2006 0:00

Country legend DOLLY PARTON is set to embark on her first full European tour since the 1970s, claiming the trek is "a dream come true." Parton has...

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Ten Canoes Wins Flanders Grand Prize

23rd October 2006 0:00

Acclaimed Aborigine-language movie TEN CANOES was the toast of the Flanders Film Festival in Europe at the weekend (21OCT06), claiming the event's...

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Runaways Drummer Dies At 47

23rd October 2006 0:00

THE RUNAWAYS rocker SANDY WEST has lost her battle with lung cancer. She was 47. West formed the all-girl rock group with JOAN JETT, LITA FORD and...

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Fascinating Fact 2279

23rd October 2006 0:00

MONTY PYTHON stars ERIC IDLE and JOHN CLEESE have teamed up as animated characters in the second SHREK sequel. Idle will voice the character of...

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Fascinating Fact 2278

23rd October 2006 0:00

Pop star NICK LACHEY's new girlfriend, VANESSA MINNILLO, is set to follow his ex-wife, JESSICA SIMPSON, into the movies after landing a role in the...

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The Things They Say 3148

23rd October 2006 0:00

"The Japanese civilians haven't heard much about it. None of the actors in the film had ever heard of the Battle of Iwo Jima until they were hired to...

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The Things They Say 3147

23rd October 2006 0:00

"One day I woke up and a Hell's Angel was standing over me with a huge knife. As I opened my eyes, the knife was already under my nose with the speed...

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The Things They Say 3149

23rd October 2006 0:00

"I've lost three wedding bands. All three have ended up in oceans. I seem to lose them swimming." HUGH JACKMAN can't keep his wedding ring on his...

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Vaughn Crosses The Divide In Northern Ireland

23rd October 2006 0:00

Hollywood star VINCE VAUGHN crossed a centuries old divide when he interviewed opposing politicians in Belfast, Northern Ireland, as he filmed a...

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Tv's Quintessential Mother Wyatt Dies At 96

23rd October 2006 0:00

JANE WYATT, the star of 1950s TV series FATHER KNOWS BEST, has died at her Bel-Air home in Los Angeles, California. She was 96. The American actress...

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Hollywood Activists Appeal To Schwarzenegger

23rd October 2006 0:00

Hollywood celebrities including PIERCE BROSNAN, DARYL HANNAH and HALLE BERRY have appealed to California Governor ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER to veto plans...

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Radcliffe Explains Controversial Theatre Role

23rd October 2006 0:00

LATEST: Teenage actor DANIEL RADCLIFFE has defended his upcoming nude theatre role as the perfect chance to distance himself from his boy wizard...

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Smith's Lover Slams Sister's Bombshell Book

23rd October 2006 0:00

LATEST: A book by ANNA NICOLE SMITH's half-sister alleging the actress was responsible for her son's recent death has been slammed as money-spinning...

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Idle Blast Pythons

23rd October 2006 0:00

MONTY PYTHON funnyman ERIC IDLE has branded his old comedy partners two-faced for reaping the financial rewards of his hit musical SPAMALOT, despite...

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Hammond Denies Bbc Negligence

23rd October 2006 0:00

LATEST: British TV presenter RICHARD HAMMOND has denied BBC negligence had anything to do with his 300-mile-per-hour (483-kilometre-per-hour) jet car...

news article: Hammond Denies Bbc Negligence

Warner Brothers Accused Of Amputee Exploitation

23rd October 2006 0:00

Executives at movie giant Warner Brothers have been accused of exploiting African amputees to garner publicity for new movie BLOOD DIAMOND. The...

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Hollywood Wax Museum Founder Dies

23rd October 2006 0:00

The founder of the world famous Hollywood Wax Museum SPOONY SINGH has died. He was 83. Singh passed away at his Malibu, California home on Wednesday...

news article: Hollywood Wax Museum Founder Dies

Fascinating Fact 2277

23rd October 2006 0:00

PRISON BREAK star WENTWORTH MILLER was once a member of a Princeton University vocal group called THE TIGER TONES, who busked through Europe and the...

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The Things They Say 3144

23rd October 2006 0:00

"Enough is enough. I might give it to him as a middle name and the first name is like JIMMY." PRISON BREAK star WENTWORTH MILLER will not continue...

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The Things They Say 3145

23rd October 2006 0:00

"There are people who fall off their trikes (tricycles) at the age of four who've got better injuries than me. I've been through hell and I've got...

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The Things They Say 3146

23rd October 2006 0:00

"I'm all over it now... It doesn't do anything or change anything. It's just buying into something that really isn't that good." Funny lady ROSEANNE...

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Brando's Corleone Tops Screen Gangster Poll

23rd October 2006 0:00

MARLON BRANDO's portrayal as DON VITO CORLEONE in screen classic THE GODFATHER has been voted the UK's favourite screen gangster. Brando's...

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Haas Plans Album Debut

23rd October 2006 0:00

WITNESS star LUKAS HAAS is set to follow his appearance in MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE's new video WELCOME TO THE BLACK PARADE by releasing his first album. ...

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Father Claims Madonna Adoption Wasn't Explained To Him

23rd October 2006 0:00

LATEST: The father of the 13-month-old Malawian boy adopted by MADONNA claims he had no idea he was sending his son "away for good" and if he had...

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Hollywood Loves Hillary

23rd October 2006 0:00

New York Senator HILLARY CLINTON has become the clear favourite to take over as US president in 2008 after funding her upcoming campaign with cash...

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Magic For Bale And Jackman At Top Of Box Office

23rd October 2006 0:00

CHRISTIAN BALE and HUGH JACKMAN have conjured up a hit at the top of the US box office, scoring a number one with their new film THE PRESTIGE. The...

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My Chemical Romance Sit At Top Of UK Singles Chart

23rd October 2006 0:00

US rockers MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE continue to occupy the number one spot in the UK singles chart for a second week. The band's WELCOME TO THE BLACK...

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Streisand, Elton And Aguilera To Pay Tribute To Bennett

23rd October 2006 0:00

BARBRA STREISAND, SIR ELTON JOHN and CHRISTINA AGUILERA will help crooner TONY BENNETT extend his 80th birthday celebrations next month (NOV06) after...

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Will Diana Ross Wreck Beyonce's Oscar Dreams?

23rd October 2006 0:00

Movie industry insiders in Hollywood fear DIANA ROSS is planning to wreck BEYONCE KNOWLES' Oscar hopes for DREAMGIRLS - because she hates the new...

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Injured Python Helps Bello Overcome Snake Fears

23rd October 2006 0:00

THE COOLER star MARIA BELLO overcame her crippling fear of snakes after she saw a python trapped in a fence in New York City. The actress grew up...

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Cruz Plans A Family And Worries About The Future

23rd October 2006 0:00

Spanish film star PENELOPE CRUZ is planning on starting a family after playing a mother in new film VOLVER. The SAHARA star, who has dated MATTHEW...

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African Balloon Disaster Leaves Field Scarred For Life

23rd October 2006 0:00

Actress SALLY FIELD will never set foot in a hot-air balloon again after a trip over the Serengeti in Africa turned into a painful nightmare. The...

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Idle: 'Beatles Approved Rutles'

23rd October 2006 0:00

Comedian ERIC IDLE's BEATLES spoof THE RUTLES was approved by all of the Fab Four when it was released in 1978. Idle had no idea how The Beatles -...

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Schwarzenegger Urges Opponent To Step Down Over Letter

23rd October 2006 0:00

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER has urged a Republican politician to step out of the race to replace him as California Governor after one of his campaign trail...

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Crow: 'Next Album Will Be About Breasts'

23rd October 2006 0:00

Rocker SHERYL CROW's next album will be all about breasts, following her recent battle with cancer. The ALL I WANNA DO star now counts herself as...

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Andre 3000 Takes Animated Voice Lessons From Spongebob

23rd October 2006 0:00

OUTKAST star ANDRE 3000 has signed up SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS creator TOM KENNY to give him voice lessons. The HEY YA! hitmaker has created a new...

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Heche Proud Of Her Stay-at-home Husband

23rd October 2006 0:00

Actress ANNE HECHE celebrates the fact her husband is a stay-at-home dad because she would be a hopeless housewife. The former ALLY MCBEAL star and...

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Blind Melon Back In The Studio

23rd October 2006 0:00

LATEST: Rockers BLIND MELON will hit the studio to record their first album since the death of frontman SHANNON HOON 11 years ago (95). The NO RAIN...

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Mills 'Impersonated' Me, Says Namesake Journalist

23rd October 2006 0:00

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's estranged wife HEATHER MILLS has been accused of impersonating a British newspaper journalist with the same name in the 1990s to...

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Fabolous Album Brought Forward Amid Shooting Scandal

23rd October 2006 0:00

LATEST: The scandal surrounding FABOLOUS' shooting arrest last week (ends20OCT06) has spurred on the rapper's career - his new album is being...

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Magic Moments As Bale Recalls Illusionist Grandfather

23rd October 2006 0:00

CHRISTIAN BALE conjured up ghosts from the past to play a master illusionist in new film THE PRESTIGE - his grandfather was a member of the Magic...

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Jackman Exhausted On Set After Birthday Party

23rd October 2006 0:00

X-MEN star HUGH JACKMAN showed up tired on the set of upcoming movie THE TOURIST earlier this month (OCT06), after his Australian friends refused to...

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Bailey Rae's Childhood Lessons In Racism

23rd October 2006 0:00

British soul singer CORINNE BAILEY RAE used to be racially abused on a regular basis while growing up, even though her verbal attackers mistakenly...

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Lapaglia Blasts Gallagher For Aussie Soccer Comments

23rd October 2006 0:00

Soccer star-turned-actor ANTHONY LaPAGLIA has fired off at OASIS frontman LIAM GALLAGHER after the singer poked fun at his beloved Sydney Football...

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Jackman Fears Exposure As Bedtime Story Plagiarist

23rd October 2006 0:00

HUGH JACKMAN has mixed emotions about taking his son OSCAR to see his new animated movie FLUSHED AWAY - because the tot will quickly realise his...

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Craig Kissing Melts Bond Girls' Hearts

23rd October 2006 0:00

New JAMES BOND DANIEL CRAIG's kissing technique has been praised by two of his female co-stars in upcoming 007 movie CASINO ROYALE. CATERINA MURINO...

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Craig Cast After Mcgregor Turned Down Bond

23rd October 2006 0:00

DANIEL CRAIG only won the coveted role of JAMES BOND after EWAN MCGREGOR turned it down, says the director of new 007 movie CASINO ROYALE. ...

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Chinese Villagers Treat Tilly Like A 'Freaky Giant'

23rd October 2006 0:00

Actress JENNIFER TILLY was treated like a freak while she filmed a new movie in a remote Chinese mountain village. Tilly was the only American on...

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Royal Reality Show

23rd October 2006 0:00

The British royal family are granting film-makers rare behind-the-scenes access for an upcoming reality TV series. MONARCHY, set to air on UK...

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Moby Blasts Journalists Over Similar Albums Criticism

23rd October 2006 0:00

Dance star MOBY has slammed music journalists who criticise his music for sounding the same when acclaimed acts like THE WHITE STRIPES don't attract...

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Hammond: 'I'm So Lucky'

23rd October 2006 0:00

British TV presenter RICHARD HAMMOND has spoken out for the first time about his horrifying 300-mile-per-hour (483-kilometre-per-hour) jet car crash...

news article: Hammond: 'I'm So Lucky'

The Exorcist Frightens Wayans Off Horror Films

23rd October 2006 0:00

Funnyman DAMON WAYANS refuses to watch horror films after he was mentally scarred by watching THE EXORCIST as a child. The actor insists he doesn't...

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Federline Lands Movie Role

23rd October 2006 0:00

KEVIN FEDERLINE will make his Hollywood debut in an upcoming hip-hop movie directed by rapper STICKY FINGAZ. Federline, the husband of pop superstar...

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Jet Crash Hammond Signs Gbp2 Million Bbc Deal

23rd October 2006 0:00

British TV presenter RICHARD HAMMOND has signed a GBP2 million ($3.6 million) two-year deal with the BBC, just one month after suffering a severe...

news article: Jet Crash Hammond Signs Gbp2 Million Bbc Deal

Healthy O'toole Thrilled By Latest Film

23rd October 2006 0:00

PETER O'TOOLE was so stunned by his latest movie VENUS when he saw it for the first time at the London Film Festival last week (ends20OCT06) he...

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Borrell Turns Producer

23rd October 2006 0:00

RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL is eyeing a future career as a music producer after recording several new British bands using a pseudonym. The...

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Hoffman: 'I've Never Been Seduced By An Older Woman'

23rd October 2006 0:00

Veteran actor DUSTIN HOFFMAN has never fallen for an older woman, unlike his character in his breakthrough movie THE GRADUATE. Hoffman was famously...

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Eastwood's Bomb Surprise For Cast

23rd October 2006 0:00

CLINT EASTWOOD was so determined to film realistic battle scenes in new war movie FLAGS OF OUR FATHERS he didn't tell the cast when and where bombs...

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The Things They Say 3139

23rd October 2006 0:00

"Heath is a fearless performer, and that's exactly what I need in taking on a massive icon like THE JOKER." Film-maker CHRISTOPHER NOLAN reveals why...

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Simpson Death House Sells For $1.7 Million

23rd October 2006 0:00

The Brentwood, California home where OJ SIMPSON's wife NICOLE BROWN and her lover RON GOLDMAN were slain in 1994 has sold for $1.7 million...

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Moss Photographed With Ring On Wedding Finger

23rd October 2006 0:00

Supermodel KATE MOSS has sparked further speculation she is to marry her rocker boyfriend PETE DOHERTY, after being photographed with a ring on her...

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Borrell Dismisses Campaigning Rock Star Claims

23rd October 2006 0:00

RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL has defended his appearance at a concert raising environmental awareness next month (NOV06), insisting he'd never...

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Burton's Nightmare Was A Feverish Dream

23rd October 2006 0:00

Quirky film-maker TIM BURTON has revealed his cult cartoon THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS was the result of a feverish dream. The director admits...

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Rivers Legally Prevented From Telling Son-in-law Jokes

23rd October 2006 0:00

Comedienne JOAN RIVERS is unable to tell jokes about her daughter MELISSA's former husband - because a clause in their divorce agreement forbids it. ...

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The Things They Say 3142

23rd October 2006 0:00

"Kids are ecstatic when they first see me, but then they realise I don't have hooves. It's kind of sad. It's like their whole existence is...

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The Things They Say 3143

23rd October 2006 0:00

"Do you really think I'm going to encourage people to smoke? Just look at me in the film. I'm sick." Actress EMMA THOMPSON rubbishes the idea her...

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Fascinating Fact 2275

23rd October 2006 0:00

CHRISTINA AGUILERA's upcoming North American tour will be a show of 2006 girl power - the pop superstar has signed up girl groups THE PUSSYCAT DOLLS...

Read about Christina Aguilera news article: Fascinating Fact 2275

The Things They Say 3141

23rd October 2006 0:00

"If we keep making (records) and you keep buying them we'll get there. It would be great to do that." KAISER CHIEFS rocker NICK HODGSON hopes to sell...

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Fascinating Fact 2274

23rd October 2006 0:00

CLINT EASTWOOD was originally offered the lead in cult 1974 crime drama DEATH WISH. He turned the role down because he thought he was a bad choice to...

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The Things They Say 3140

23rd October 2006 0:00

"Nicole has one basic rule. She says, 'Dad, I won't date anybody your age if you don't date anybody my age.'" LIONEL RICHIE shares the dating pact he...

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Fascinating Fact 2276

23rd October 2006 0:00

The full inquest into DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES' death will not be heard until 2008.

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Arctic Monkeys To Write Autobiography

23rd October 2006 7:47

British rockers ARCTIC MONKEYS are so annoyed with an unauthorised band biography they are writing their own book detailing their rapid ascent to the...

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Williams' 'Special Olympics' Lyric Upsets Disabled

23rd October 2006 7:47

Pop star ROBBIE WILLIAMS has been slammed by disabled organisations after a lyric on his new album calls for fans to "dance like you just won the...

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Lil' Wayne To Face Criminal Charges?

23rd October 2006 12:46

Rapper LIL' WAYNE may face criminal charges after a riot broke out at a concert when money was thrown into the crowd, leaving three women injured. ...

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Grace Jones To Join Record Breaking Attempt

23rd October 2006 12:46

Singer/actress GRACE JONES has her sights set on a world record after signing up to take part in a Welsh 'same surname' gathering next month...

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Williams' Notebook 'Stolen'

23rd October 2006 12:46

A music publishing company has branded a notebook of unpublished lyrics by late country singer HANK WILLIAMS stolen property, and bosses have called...

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Hilton To Model In India

23rd October 2006 12:46

PARIS HILTON is to model for an upmarket American fashion line in India - despite the wannabe pop star's music video being banned in the country for...

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Dupri 'Forced Out' Of Virgin

23rd October 2006 12:46

Hip-hop producer JERMAINE DUPRI has reportedly been forced out of his job at Virgin Records after disappointing sales of his girlfriend JANET...

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South African Singer Mathosa Dies In Car Crash

23rd October 2006 12:46

Acclaimed South African singer LEBO MATHOSA died in the early hours of this morning (23OCT06) in a car crash. She was 29. The driver of the vehicle...

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Oj Simpson Denies Book Confession

23rd October 2006 13:39

LATEST: Former sports star and actor OJ SIMPSON has slammed reports he is to be paid around $3.5 million (GBP1.8 million) for "admitting" to the...

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Murdoch Keeps Poison Pill At The Ready

23rd October 2006 18:17

The complicated chess game between News Corp Chairman Rupert Murdoch and Liberty Media chief John Malone continued to play out at News Corp's annual...

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Screen Actors Guild To Raise Dues

23rd October 2006 18:17

The board of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) voted Sunday to ask members to pay higher dues -- the first dues increase since 1999. The membership...

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Yet Another Delay For Sony Blu-ray Player

23rd October 2006 18:17

The debut of Sony's high-definition Blu-ray DVD player has been delayed once again. The player, which has been plagued with problems ranging from...

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M'soft Vows To Produce Halo Movie After Studios Pull Out

23rd October 2006 18:17

The future of the movie version of the hit video game Halo is not doomed, the Los Angeles Times indicated Saturday. The newspaper reported that...

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The Prestige Has Box Office In Its Spell

23rd October 2006 18:17

The Prestige, a film about rival magicians, put on a magic act of its own over the weekend as it debuted at No. 1 with an estimated $14.8 million,...

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Actress Jane Wyatt Dies At 96

23rd October 2006 18:17

Jane Wyatt, best known for her role as Robert Young's TV wife on the long-running Father Knows Best in the 1950s and early '60s, died Friday of...

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Networks Drop Tv Theme Songs

23rd October 2006 18:17

In an effort to prevent viewers from hitting their remotes at the beginning of TV shows to see what else might be on, producers of new series have...

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Nbc Will Ask News "Talent" To Take Pay Cuts

23rd October 2006 18:17

As part of NBC Universal's planned budget cuts, some on-air news talent will be asked to take smaller paychecks, NBC News chief Steve Capus has told...

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Abc's Ugly Betty Gets Exposure On Soapnet

23rd October 2006 18:17

ABC has found a way to "repurpose" yet another one of its primetime shows. On Saturday, it aired a rerun of the new hit series Ugly Betty on cable's...

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World Series Scores, But It's Beaten By Housewives

23rd October 2006 18:17

Game 2 of the World Series Sunday night gave Fox an easy win for the night as it registered an average 12.3 rating and a 19 share, only slightly off...

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Project Runway Runs Away With Ratings For Bravo

23rd October 2006 18:17

The Bravo cable network, owned by Universal NBC, scored its highest ratings ever last Wednesday for the season finale of Project Runway. The telecast...

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