Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 24th January 2007

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Akon + Eminem Top Euro Singles Chart

24th January 2007 0:00

AKON's collaboration with EMINEM has knocked NELLY FURTADO off the top of the European singles chart after spending weeks moving around the top...

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Washington Set To Be Sacked?

24th January 2007 0:00

LATEST: ISAIAH WASHINGTON is on the verge of being fired from hit TV show GREY'S ANATOMY, according to media reports in the US. Washington sparked a...

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Grant Left Jaded About Pop Stars After Using New Technology

24th January 2007 0:00

HUGH GRANT was left disillusioned about the music industry after portraying a fallen 1980s pop icon in new movie MUSIC + LYRICS because it made him...

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Jackson Lawyer Recalls Bugged Flight

24th January 2007 0:00

LATEST: A lawyer who once worked for MICHAEL JACKSON yesterday (23JAN07) told a court how he went to extraordinary lengths to make sure his...

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Director Zwick Criticises Diamond Campaign

24th January 2007 0:00

LATEST: BLOOD DIAMOND director EDWARD ZWICK has slammed a campaign to get stars to wear diamond-encrusted jewellery to promote the gemstone industry...

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Religious Group Blames The Da Vinci Code For 'Defamatory' Bbc Portrayal

24th January 2007 0:00

Religious group Opus Dei has slammed the depiction of the controversial Catholic organisation in a new BBC TV drama series, blaming DAN BROWN's...

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O'halloran Praises Dawson's 'Regular Guy' Humour

24th January 2007 0:00

Actor BRIAN O'HALLORAN has lavished praise on his CLERKS II co-star ROSARIO DAWSON, insisting other actresses muted for the part wouldn't have fitted...

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Mills' Sister Calls For Media To End 'Harassment'

24th January 2007 0:00

HEATHER MILLS' sister has called on the British media to stop "harassing" her family, because they have been left terrified by a string of death...

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Winslet And Dicaprio Remain Firm Friends

24th January 2007 0:00

KATE WINSLET is convinced the reason she and TITANIC co-star LEONARDO DiCAPRIO remain such great friends is because there was never any sexual...

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The Who Stars Honoured

24th January 2007 0:00

THE WHO stars ROGER DALTREY and PETE TOWNSHEND received an Outstanding Achievement award after wowing rock fans for 40 years. The British TV arts...

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The Lizard To Appear In Spider-man 4?

24th January 2007 0:00

Actor DYLAN BAKER has hinted that comic fans will finally see SPIDER-MAN villain THE LIZARD in the fourth installment of the blockbuster movie...

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Federline Ad Angers Fast Food Workers

24th January 2007 0:00

Members of the National Restaurant Association in the US are furious with KEVIN FEDERLINE for appearing in a commercial demeaning fast food workers. ...

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Jewel Defends Idol Judges

24th January 2007 0:00

Pop star JEWEL has defended the AMERICAN IDOL judges for poking fun at wannabe pop stars - because so many terrible talents really think they're...

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Moore Debuts New Songs At Sundance

24th January 2007 0:00

Pop star/actress MANDY MOORE nervously debuted five songs at a private concert last Saturday (20JAN07) at the Sundance Film Festival. The...

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My Chemical Romance Laugh Off Kasabian Criticism

24th January 2007 0:00

MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE frontman GERARD WAY has branded KASABIAN "ignorant", after the British band recently slammed his records as "ventriloquists'...

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Cruz Shares Oscars Excitement With Salma Hayek

24th January 2007 0:00

PENELOPE CRUZ celebrated her Oscar nomination last night (23JAN07) by hitting Hollywood with best pal SALMA HAYEK, who was upset she wasn't allowed...

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Washington Seeks Counseling At Treatment Centre

24th January 2007 0:00

LATEST: Disgraced GREY'S ANATOMY star ISAIAH WASHINGTON was checked into a residential treatment facility in a bid to keep his job on the medical...

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Kidman Inspires Urban On New Album

24th January 2007 0:00

Country star KEITH URBAN was inspired to write several songs on his new album after falling in love with wife NICOLE KIDMAN. The 39-year-old wrote...

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Whitaker Regrets Golden Globes Speech

24th January 2007 0:00

THE LAST KING OF SCOTLAND star FOREST WHITAKER regrets not being more composed during his acceptance speech at the Golden Globe Awards last week...

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The Who To Headline Glastonbury?

24th January 2007 0:00

THE WHO have given the strongest hint yet they're to play at this year's (07) esteemed Glastonbury Festival. The veteran rockers admit they've been...

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Near-miss For Us News Anchor In Iraq Bomb Attack

24th January 2007 0:00

US ABC news anchor CHRIS CUOMO escaped injury yesterday (23JAN07) when a military police detail he was riding with in Iraq was hit by a roadside...

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Brandy Caught Up In New Year Car Crash Fatality

24th January 2007 0:00

R+B star BRANDY started 2007 off with memories of a terrible car crash that left another motorist dead. According to new police reports, obtained by...

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Anna Nicole Attacks Ex In Angry Message

24th January 2007 0:00

ANNA NICOLE SMITH has attacked ex-boyfriend LARRY BIRKHEAD in a furious internet message as the photojournalist battles to gain custody of the baby...

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Syriana Makers Back In Court

24th January 2007 0:00

LATEST: The makers of GEORGE CLOONEY oil thriller SYRIANA are being hauled back into court over continuing allegations they plagiarised the work of a...

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Aniston's Publicist Slams Nose Job Story

24th January 2007 0:00

JENNIFER ANISTON's publicist has slammed new reports his client has had plastic surgery on her nose, after the actress was spotted leaving the...

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Pitt Admits Dicaprio Envy

24th January 2007 0:00

Hollywood star BRAD PITT is demanding more masculine film roles after confessing to feeling envious of LEONARDO DiCAPRIO's recent movie successes. ...

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Foxx Wanted Fantasia For Dreamgirls Role

24th January 2007 0:00

AMERICAN IDOL winner FANTASIA BARRINO desperately tried to win the role of EFFIE WHITE in DREAMGIRLS and even had co-star JAMIE FOXX backing her,...

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Glass Calls On Old Punks For Tibet House Show

24th January 2007 0:00

Acclaimed movie composer PHILIP GLASS is set to turn this year's (07) Tibet House benefit concert into a old punk reunion after asking LOU REED,...

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Divorce Lawyers Edit Plea On Mills' Website

24th January 2007 0:00

LATEST: An attack on SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY authored by HEATHER MILLS' sister has been has been removed from the former model's website, reportedly...

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Moynahan's Rep Slams Weight Loss Speculation

24th January 2007 0:00

Actress BRIDGET MOYNAHAN's representative has dismissed reports her client is rapidly losing weight to compete with her ex-boyfriend's rumoured new...

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Slater Inspired To Direct By Hopkins + Estevez

24th January 2007 0:00

CHRISTIAN SLATER was so inspired by pals SIR ANTHONY HOPKINS and EMILIO ESTEVEZ's recent directorial efforts, he's planning to make his debut as a...

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Bedingfield's American Dream Cringe

24th January 2007 0:00

British pop star NATASHA BEDINGFIELD is amused at the lengths she went to in order to crack the US music charts - she even played in a contest...

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Federline Urges Spears To Enter Rehab

24th January 2007 0:00

BRITNEY SPEARS' estranged husband KEVIN FEDERLINE is desperately trying to convince the pop star to check into rehab, according to media reports in...

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Electra Plays A Trick On Superfan

24th January 2007 0:00

CARMEN ELECTRA came close to splitting up a New Jersey couple on MTV show TOTAL REQUEST LIVE yesterday (23JAN07) when she offered to take a lusty...

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Wentz Offers Ex To Williams

24th January 2007 0:00

FALL OUT BOY star PETE WENTZ has given his blessing for British pop singer ROBBIE WILLIAMS to date his former girlfriend. Bassist Wentz split from...

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Bono To Be Honoured At Naacp Image Awards

24th January 2007 0:00

U2 frontman BONO's prolific charity work has earned him the prestigious Chairman's Award at the 38th annual NAACP Image Awards. The campaigning...

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Frost/nixon Heads To Broadway

24th January 2007 0:00

Smash hit London play FROST/NIXON is opening on Broadway in New York following its successful run on the West End stage. The production, about the...

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Flea Slams Hendrix Drinks Range

24th January 2007 0:00

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS bassist FLEA has slammed a soon-to-be-released range of drinks named after late legend JIMI HENDRIX as "disappointing". ...

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Bollywood Actress Weathers Racism Storm To Host Reality Show

24th January 2007 0:00

The Bollywood actress at the centre of a racism row on British reality TV show CELEBRITY BIG BROTHER has signed up to present a UK television...

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Fanning Slams Film Critics For Attacking Family

24th January 2007 0:00

LATEST: Child star DAKOTA FANNING has hit back at critics who attacked her parents for allowing her to film a simulated rape scene in her new movie. ...

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Daughtry Topples Dreamgirls

24th January 2007 0:00

AMERICAN IDOL star CHRIS DAUGHTRY's tearful rendition of the US National Anthem before Sunday's (21JAN07) sporting clash between gridiron teams the...

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Labelle Calls In Dog Expert To Help Her Tame Wild Pet

24th January 2007 0:00

R+B superstar PATTI LABELLE has called in Hollywood's leading dog behaviour expert to help her tame her wild pet NASIR. The LADY MARMALADE singer...

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Garner Shocked By Diamond Ring Drama

24th January 2007 0:00

Former ALIAS star JENNIFER GARNER was mortified when a ring husband BEN AFFLECK gave her disappeared down a drain and ended up under their home. The...

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Owen Set To Play Private Eye Marlowe

24th January 2007 0:00

British actor CLIVE OWEN is set to play fabled private eye PHILIP MARLOWE in several feature films based on RAYMOND CHANDLER's mystery series. The...

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The Things They Say 3877

24th January 2007 0:00

"Jade's a scapegoat. The other two are worse. Jade is someone who will walk down the street and people will either boo or give her a hug. But the...

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Jolie And Son Take $700 Shower

24th January 2007 0:00

Oscar winner ANGELINA JOLIE and her five-year-old son MADDOX spent more than $700 (GBP359) on Friday (19JAN07) just to take a shower at a posh...

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Urban: 'Marriage Helped Me Through Rehab'

24th January 2007 0:00

Country star KEITH URBAN credits wife NICOLE KIDMAN and their "strong marriage" with helping him get through treatment for alcohol abuse. Urban...

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Collins Struggling With Us Stage Performances

24th January 2007 0:00

Veteran star JOAN COLLINS has been forced to cancel a string of US stage performances as she battles persistent illness. The 73-year-old is starring...

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Lachey: 'Taking The High Road Helped With Divorce'

24th January 2007 0:00

NICK LACHEY is glad he behaved in a dignified manner during his divorce from JESSICA SIMPSON, because he didn't want to look back and regret any of...

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Cowell Cuts Back On Criticism

24th January 2007 0:00

LATEST: Acid-tongued judge SIMON COWELL showed his softer side on this week's (23JAN07) episode of AMERICAN IDOL when he dished out praise to several...

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Religious Group Campaigns To Ban Fanning Film

24th January 2007 0:00

LATEST: A US religious group is demanding a global ban of controversial new movie HOUNDDOG, insisting it "celebrates" paedophilia. The film has...

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Teachers See Swank Film For Free

24th January 2007 0:00

US school teachers can see the new HILARY SWANK movie FREEDOM FIGHTERS for free at AMC Entertainment Inc cinemas for a week from Friday (26JAN07). ...

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Hilton Considering Legal Action Against New Website

24th January 2007 0:00

PARIS HILTON is considering legal against a new website claiming to offer subscribers access to the socialite's personal photos, videos, diaries and...

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Brinkley Fled To Colorado To Avoid Press Frenzy

24th January 2007 0:00

Model CHRISTIE BRINKLEY saved her two young sons, SAILOR and JACK, from the media frenzy surrounding her split from cheating husband PETER COOK by...

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Art Prodigy Film Wins Big Deal At Sundance

24th January 2007 0:00

A documentary about a four-year-old art prodigy has become the big hit of this year's (07) Sundance Film Festival in Utah. Producer/director AMIR...

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Whittaker: 'People Thought I Disrespected Peter O'toole'

24th January 2007 0:00

British actress JODIE WHITTAKER provoked alarm from passer-bys when she violently shoved veteran actor PETER O'TOOLE - only for the concerned...

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Cage Confirmed As Liberace Favourite

24th January 2007 0:00

LATEST: NICOLAS CAGE has been confirmed as the favourite to play camp showman LIBERACE in a new movie musical. The actor has been linked to the role...

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Bunton Dismisses Singing Lessons Cancellation Claims

24th January 2007 0:00

Former SPICE GIRL EMMA BUNTON has rubbished reports she pulled out of a private concert when her request for cash for singing lessons was refused. ...

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Graham Falls For Moynahan In New Comedy

24th January 2007 0:00

BOOGIE NIGHTS star HEATHER GRAHAM will shock fans in her next movie because she plays a woman who discovers she's a lesbian in love with her...

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Moore Dating Dj Am - It's Official

24th January 2007 0:00

LATEST: MANDY MOORE and NICOLE RICHIE's ex-fiance, ADAM 'DJ AM' GOLDSTEIN, have gone public with their new romance after getting cosy for the cameras...

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Beckham Wax Figures Celebrate Move To Us

24th January 2007 0:00

Wax figures of DAVID BECKHAM and his pop star wife VICTORIA were unveiled in New York City yesterday (23JAN07) to celebrate their upcoming move to...

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Drew Turned To Kind-hearted Hugh For On-set Therapy Sessions

24th January 2007 0:00

DREW BARRYMORE saw a softer side of movie star HUGH GRANT when the pair played unlikely lovers in new film MUSIC + LYRICS; the Brit became her agony...

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Reid Gets Sexed Up By Akon

24th January 2007 0:00

Reformed party girl TARA REID got more than she bargained for when she joined AKON onstage at a Sundance Film Festival bash on Monday night (22JAN07)...

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Allen Blasts Madonna Again

24th January 2007 0:00

British pop star LILY ALLEN has reignited her feud with MADONNA, insisting people only buy the HUNG UP star's records because she's so famous. The...

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Melle Mel Planning Wwe Career

24th January 2007 0:00

Hip-hop pioneer MELLE MEL is determined to make it big in the ring as a World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) star, after studying the sport last year...

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Skinner's Near-death Fairground Experience

24th January 2007 0:00

MIKE SKINNER refuses to go on a fairground ride ever again after nearly falling to his death from a pirate ship attraction in Australia. THE STREETS...

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Grant Attempts To Write First Book

24th January 2007 0:00

British star HUGH GRANT desperately wants to take time out from acting to write his unfinished novel. The 46-year-old longs to develop his talent in...

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Reynolds Had Surgery After Passing Out At Home

24th January 2007 0:00

BLADE: TRINITY star RYAN REYNOLDS was forced to undergo plastic surgery after badly gashing his face in a bathroom fall. The actor reveals he was in...

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Kelly's Embarrassing Pant Flash

24th January 2007 0:00

KELLY OSBOURNE was left red-faced when she accidentally flashed her private parts at dad OZZY in a joke gone wrong. Kelly was so amused after...

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Bedingfield Refused To Change For America

24th January 2007 0:00

British pop singer NATASHA BEDINGFIELD refused to change her personality in a bid to find fame in America, despite the attempts of staff at her...

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Domingo To Go Baritone In Boccanegra

24th January 2007 0:00

Acclaimed tenor PLACIDO DOMINGO is set to realise his last ambition by making the jump to baritone to sing the title role in VERDI opera SIMON...

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Duchess Of York Too Busy To Dance With The Stars

24th January 2007 0:00

SARAH FERGUSON, DUCHESS OF YORK has turned down an offer to appear on US reality show DANCING WITH THE STARS. The ex-wife of British royal PRINCE...

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Douglas Was Willing Victim Of Statutory Rape

24th January 2007 0:00

Movie legend KIRK DOUGLAS became a willing victim of statutory rape when he lost his virginity to a school teacher aged just 15. In his forthcoming...

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Allen Plans Family Life In The Country

24th January 2007 0:00

British pop star LILY ALLEN will turn her back on pop when she settles down with a rich man and starts a family. The SMILE singer intends to devote...

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Social Distortion Bassist Liles Killed

24th January 2007 0:00

Former SOCIAL DISTORTION bassist BRENT LILES has been killed in a bicycle accident on southern California's Orange Freeway, authorities confirm. The...

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Pacino To Play Dali

24th January 2007 0:00

AL PACINO is set for one of his greatest acting challenges after signing on to play eccentric artist SALVADOR DALI in a new biopic. The acting great...

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50 Cent Producer Shayman Found Dead

24th January 2007 0:00

50 CENT producer DAVID 'DISCO D' SHAYMAN committed suicide yesterday (23JAN07) morning. He was 27. Shayman, who collaborated with 50 Cent on the...

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Pitt Credits Stripper For Launching Acting Career

24th January 2007 0:00

BRAD PITT only seriously considered becoming an actor after a stripper friend introduced him to her agent. Before finding fame, the FIGHT CLUB...

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Teeth Would Have Been Neeson's Downfall In The Wild West

24th January 2007 0:00

Irish actor LIAM NEESON fears his sensitive teeth would have ruined his chances of surviving in the American Wild West. The BATMAN BEGINS star plays...

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Hefner Rejects Osbourne For Playboy

24th January 2007 0:00

HUGH HEFNER has turned down the chance to have former reality TV star KELLY OSBOURNE appear in his men's magazine Playboy. THE OSBOURNES star, 22,...

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Keane Fear Personal Detail Leak After Robbery

24th January 2007 0:00

British rockers KEANE fear their personal details could be made public after thieves raided their publicity company's offices and sole computers...

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Hagar Turns To Mariachi Music

24th January 2007 0:00

Rocker SAMMY HAGAR has found a passion for a new type of music since relocating to Mexico - local mariachi guitar bands. The former VAN HALEN...

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Gabriel Calls On Venture Capitalists To Help Album Launch

24th January 2007 0:00

Rocker PETER GABRIEL's new album will be launched in America thanks to a venture capital trust initiative. Bosses at London-based firm Ingenious...

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Moore Uses Own Money To Make Next Album

24th January 2007 0:00

Singer/actress MANDY MOORE is back in the recording studio and using her own money to make her next album. The CANDY singer was dumped by her record...

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Legend Took Vocal Coaching To `Fix' His Voice

24th January 2007 0:00

Soul star JOHN LEGEND took secret voice coaching lessons to help him get through live shows. The singer, who is famed for his smooth, soulful voice,...

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Griffiths Slams Acceptance Speeches

24th January 2007 0:00

Veteran British actor RICHARD GRIFFITHS is no fan of the awards season because celebrity acceptance speeches make him cringe. THE HISTORY BOYS star...

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British Actress Debra Stephenson Has Baby Girl

24th January 2007 0:00

Former CORONATION STREET actress DEBRA STEPHENSON gave birth to a baby daughter yesterday (23JAN07) - a fortnight premature. The 34-year-old and her...

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Stefani: 'I Don't Wear Fur'

24th January 2007 0:00

Pop star GWEN STEFANI has affirmed her anti-fur beliefs after being wrongly branded a fan of animal pelts on a pro-fur industry website. Animal...

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Revered Polish Journalist Ryszard Kapuscinski Dies

24th January 2007 0:00

Revered Polish journalist and author RYSZARD KAPUSCINSKI died this week (begs22JAN07) after a long battle with illness. He was 74. Kapuscinski made...

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Stars Come Out To Remember Kleinow

24th January 2007 0:00

LATEST: Former FLYING BURRITO BROTHERS steel guitarist 'SNEAKY'PETE KLEINOW is to be remembered by a throng of his famous friends at a memorial...

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Seizure Disrupts Sundance Movie

24th January 2007 0:00

A Sundance Film Festival screening of harrowing new child abuse movie AN AMERICAN CRIME turned chaotic yesterday (23JAN07) when an audience member...

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The Things They Say 3878

24th January 2007 0:00

"You have to laugh at yourself sometimes." CARMEN ELECTRA on lampooning REBECCA ROMIJN's all-blue X-MEN character MYSTIQUE in new comedy EPIC MOVIE.

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The Things They Say 3874

24th January 2007 0:00

"We both got nominated, so remember that's a clue for actresses in the future." DAME HELEN MIRREN insists it's no coincidence she and PENELOPE CRUZ...

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Fascinating Fact 2755

24th January 2007 0:00

POSH SPICE VICTORIA BECKHAM has reportedly spent $100,000 (GBP51,300) at top Beverly Hills baby store Petit Tresor as she prepares for her big move...

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The Things They Say 3870

24th January 2007 0:00

"I'm a drum slut... and I've begged ALICIA, at some point on tour, to play with her (sic), and it will happen one day." Actor JEREMY PIVEN plans to...

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Fascinating Fact 2756

24th January 2007 0:00

LOST IN TRANSLATION star ANNA FARIS will play TOPHER GRACE's twin sister in new movie KIDS IN AMERICA.

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Mathew Knowles - An Apology

24th January 2007 0:00

WENN ran a story in it's fourth feed on 19 January 2007 headlined "MATHEW KNOWLES FUMES AT HOLLYWOOD 'RACISM'". We are advised by Mr Knowles' lawyers...

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Prison Break Star Callies Pregnant

24th January 2007 0:00

PRISON BREAK star SARAH WAYNE CALLIES is pregnant with her first child. The 29-year-old and her husband JOSH WINTERHALT are expecting the child in...

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Fascinating Fact 2757

24th January 2007 0:00

SANDRA BULLOCK's TV motor mechanic husband JESSE JAMES once toured as heavy rock group SLAYER's bodyguard.

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The Things They Say 3882

24th January 2007 0:00

"My dad tries to secretly remove it from my mouth when I'm asleep and it makes me freak out." KELLY OSBOURNE's dad OZZY wants her to stop sucking her...

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The Things They Say 3879

24th January 2007 0:00

"I'm just adjusting to not having any stuff. I don't have any diamonds to wear - they all burned." Actress SUZANNE SOMERS starts the recovery process...

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The Things They Say 3875

24th January 2007 0:00

"I'm going to wear a full-length evening gown." Oscar nominated THE QUEEN director STEPHEN FREARS jokes about making a fashion statement at the...

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The Things They Say 3873

24th January 2007 0:00

"The other times I've been nominated, they've always suggested that they were scraping the bottom of the barrel." DAME HELEN MIRREN insists her Best...

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The Things They Say 3883

24th January 2007 0:00

"Actors are (in awe of me)...until the second day, when I don't know my lines and they go, 'Well, she's not so f**king great!" Oscar winner MERYL...

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The Things They Say 3880

24th January 2007 0:00

"I'm totally comfortable posing in the nude. My reps try to keep my clothes on." Child star-turned-sex symbol DOMINIQUE SWAIN likes to bare all.

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The Things They Say 3871

24th January 2007 0:00

"Getting up everyday. I miss being able to sleep until 11 o'clock." British singer LILY ALLEN on the biggest change in her life since becoming a...

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The Things They Say 3876

24th January 2007 0:00

"Once I saw three corpses in a day." PATRICK STEWART is glad he gave up his day joy as a roving reporter to become a successful actor.

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The Things They Say 3872

24th January 2007 0:00

"If you fail the first time, try, try, try, try, try, try, try again. Yoicks!" Seven-time Oscar nominee PETER O'TOOLE upon hearing of his latest...

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The Things They Say 3881

24th January 2007 0:00

"Everyone I like is either gay or married." Rock heiress KELLY OSBOURNE explains why she's unlucky in love.

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$700 Shower For Angelina And Son

24th January 2007 7:43

Tomb Raider star Angelina Jolie was spotted splashing out on a trendy hotel room, just so her and her son could have a shower.When money is no...

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Jessica And Nick Go Head-to-head

24th January 2007 8:27

Once they were Newlyweds but now it's all about the battle in the UK charts for Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey.The couple, who divorced in June last...

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Complaints About Island Racist Rise

24th January 2007 10:46

The number of people complaining to TV regulator Ofcom about Channel 4's Shipwrecked series has shot up to 430, after a contestant backed slavery and...

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Jade Eyes Tour Of India

24th January 2007 11:18

Jade Goody, the reality TV star at the heart of the Channel 4 Celebrity Big Brother racism row, has announced her intention to tour India.After...

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The Who Honoured For Lifetime Achievement

24th January 2007 14:19

Legendary rockers The Who have received an award for lifetime achievement at London's South Bank Show awards.Band members Roger Daltrey and Pete...

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Kev Fed Up With Britney's Boozing

24th January 2007 14:50

BRITNEY SPEARS' estranged husband KEVIN FEDERLINE has admitted his wife should attend rehab after her wild rampage across the LA drinking circuit,...

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Mirren Leads The Way In Oscars Race

24th January 2007 15:54

Dame Helen Mirren is emerging as a strong favourite to win best actress at this year's Academy awards.She is one of three British actresses who will...

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Kelly Osbourne Rejected By Playboy

24th January 2007 16:26

Kelly Osbourne is unlikely to be appearing in Playboy any time soon after its owner made a public statement rejecting her.The 22-year-old curvaceous...

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James Announce Reunion Tour

24th January 2007 16:36

90s pop greats James have announced that they are to reform to undertake a UK tour this year.Since topping the charts with hits such as Sit Down and...

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Keane Fearful Over Future Leaks

24th January 2007 17:30

Burglars have made off with some private information about the rock band Keane, leaving the chart-topping group scared of future leaks.The band's...

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Who Says The Nets Are Dying?

24th January 2007 18:32

The broadcast networks drew one of the biggest primetime audiences of the decade last week as viewers turned out en masse for CBS's coverage of the...

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Worst Movie Pirates? Canadians, Says Report

24th January 2007 18:32

While Asia is often cited as the home base of most movie pirates, 20th Century Fox maintains that as much as 50 percent of the world's bootlegged...

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U.k. Bookmakers Favor The Departed

24th January 2007 18:32

Ladbrokes, the British bookmaker, has given 10-to-11 odds that Martin Scorsese's The Departed will win the Oscar for best picture this year. Babel is...

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Gay Actors To Hold First Union Meeting

24th January 2007 18:32

The Screen Actors Guild (SAG) said Tuesday that it plans to hold the first meeting of its Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Actors Caucus on...

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Sundance Film Hounddog Courts Controversy

24th January 2007 18:32

Controversy continues to escalate over a brief scene in the Sundance-entered film Hounddog in which a character, played by 12-year-old Dakota...

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Valenti Resigned To Ratings Changes

24th January 2007 18:32

Jack Valenti, who, while head of the Motion Picture Association of America, adamantly resisted any alterations to the movie ratings system that he...

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Wheeling And Dealing At Sundance

24th January 2007 18:32

In an unprecedented wave of buying led by Paramount Vantage and Fox Searchlight, the specialty divisions of major studios and other distributors...

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Should Grey's Washington "Come Out?"

24th January 2007 18:32

ABC has brushed aside proposals by gay activists that Grey's Anatomy costar Isaiah Washington's character should become gay. The actor was recently...

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Maui Teens In A Fever Over Maui Fever

24th January 2007 18:32

MTV's latest reality series Maui Fever is drawing flak from local teenagers who say that the show gives a distorted impression of life on the...

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Cuomo Nearly Injured In Iraq

24th January 2007 18:32

Good Morning America's Chris Cuomo narrowly missed becoming the latest journalist to join the wounded in the war in Iraq. On Tuesday a roadside bomb...

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Abc's Newscast Gains On Nbc's

24th January 2007 18:32

A neck-and-neck race appears to be developing between the ABC and NBC nightly newscasts as ABC's World News With Charles Gibson continues to gain...

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Idol Remains Untouchable

24th January 2007 18:32

Ratings for American Idol slipped a bit in its second week but nevertheless registered a huge 17.2 rating and a 25 share for Fox at 8:00 p.m.,...

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