Music, Movie and Entertainment News 25th February 2004

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Horrocks: No More Theatre Work

25th February 2004 1:54

British actress JANE HORROCKS has vowed never to appear in a theatre production again - because she never gets to see her children when she's...

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Rupert's A Queen

25th February 2004 1:54

Actor RUPERT EVERETT is poised to stun ardent British royalists with his upcoming big-screen role - he's portraying QUEEN MARY in drag. The...

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Aniston's London Love

25th February 2004 1:54

FRIENDS babe JENNIFER ANISTON has hinted her longterm career goals may lie in London after falling in love with the British capital's "unique"...

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Sizemore Told To Stay Away From Fleiss, Again

25th February 2004 1:54

A judge has ordered convicted abuser TOM SIZEMORE to stay away from his ex-girlfriend and to attend a hearing next month (MAR04) to determine...

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Connery To Join In Taiwan Protest

25th February 2004 1:54

Legendary actor SIR SEAN CONNERY will take part in a 306 kilometre (190 mile) human chain - to raise awareness of Taiwan's independence battle with...

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Law To Stay In London

25th February 2004 1:54

Hollywood hunk JUDE LAW has vowed to stay in London, so he can comfort his kids following his divorce from SADIE FROST. The COLD MOUNTAIN actor...

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Campbell Branded A Liar

25th February 2004 1:54

Supermodel NAOMI CAMPBELL repeatedly lied to hide her addiction to drugs, Britain's HOUSE OF LORDS was told yesterday (19FEB04). Campbell is...

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Williams: Give Me Coldplay And Radiohead

25th February 2004 1:54

THE NEPTUNES star PHARRELL WILLIAMS is eager to turn his back on urban music for a while - and help record tracks by rockers COLDPLAY and...

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Black Eyed Peas To Jam With The Darkness?

25th February 2004 1:54

Hip-hop crew BLACK EYED PEAS are planning to record a track with flamboyant rockers THE DARKNESS, and hope to put it on their next album. The...

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Ex-stereophonics Drummer Splits From Girlfriend

25th February 2004 1:54

Former STEREOPHONICS drummer STUART CABLE has split from his actress girlfriend LISA RODGERS, just months after being sacked by the Welsh...

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Charlotte Church's Mum Less Than Saintly Says New Documentary

25th February 2004 1:54

Teen opera star CHARLOTTE CHURCH was left shocked last night (19FEB04) when a documentary slammed her mother's involvement in her personal life. ...

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Sting: Police Won't Follow Duran Duran's Example

25th February 2004 1:54

Veteran rocker STING is infuriating his former POLICE bandmates by refusing to reform the popular group. Police guitarist ANDY SUMMERS is...

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Coldplay Chris Left Off Streets Album

25th February 2004 1:54

COLDPLAY rocker CHRIS MARTIN's collaboration with THE STREETS's MIKE SKINNER has been discarded only weeks before it was due to appear on the...

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Lancaster Hints That Hunter's Breasts Are Fake

25th February 2004 1:54

ROD STEWART's girlfriend PENNY LANCASTER has hinted that the rocker's ex-wife RACHEL HUNTER breasts are fake. Photographer Lancaster, 32, hit...

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Victoria Beckham Faints From Tan Fumes

25th February 2004 1:54

Former SPICE GIRL VICTORIA BECKHAM fainted from toxic fumes during a tanning session - after a clumsy beautician forgot to clean the spray gun's...

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Cleese Wants To Preach Cynicism In Church

25th February 2004 9:21

MONTY PYTHON star JOHN CLEESE is considering launching his own church - to teach everyone how to be cynical. The British comedian plans to...

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Woods Plays Murray In Tv Ad

25th February 2004 9:21

Golf superstar TIGER WOODS is to pay pal BILL MURRAY a funny tribute on OSCAR night - he'll recreate the actor's famous CADDYSHACK character. ...

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Good News For Gibson's Christ Film

25th February 2004 9:21

MEL GIBSON's controversial new movie has been given an early boost - distributors NEWMARKET FILMS are expanding the movie's release in theatres...

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College Pal Says Kutcher "Is 26"

25th February 2004 9:21

LATEST: A former college pal of Hollywood star ASHTON KUTCHER has laughed off reports the actor is lying about his age - because she once refused...

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Schiffer: I'm No Anorexic

25th February 2004 9:21

Supermodel CLAUDIA SCHIFFER has laughed off reports she's suffering from eating disorder anorexia - she's just losing weight. Sexy Schiffer is...

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Kidman Tried To Pull Out Of Stepford Wives

25th February 2004 9:21

OSCAR-winner NICOLE KIDMAN reportedly tried to pull out of starring in new movie THE STEPFORD WIVES, after co-star JOHN CUSACK backed out of the...

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Zellweger: Best Actress Oscar Is Mine

25th February 2004 9:21

Movie actress RENEE ZELLWEGER is confident she'll land the Best Actress ACADEMY AWARD next week (29FEB04) - because she's "earned" it. The...

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Hawke: Uma And I Will Divorce

25th February 2004 9:21

Actor ETHAN HAWKE has confirmed his marriage to UMA THURMAN is over for good and they will divorce. The couple split last year (03) amid reports...

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Morrison Hotel For Sale

25th February 2004 9:21

The site of rockers THE DOORS' MORRISON HOTEL is up for sale. The run-down South Park, Los Angeles, building, which featured on the front of the...

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Doris Troy Dies

25th February 2004 9:21

JUST ONE LOOK hitmaker DORIS TROY has died after suffering from emphysema. She was 67. The Las Vegas, Nevada, native was the inspiration for...

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Casino Boss Rapped Over Nelly Controversy

25th February 2004 9:21

A Missouri casino faces a hefty fine after reportedly raising the state gaming limit for rapper NELLY - without the correct permission. ...

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Bowie And Iman Star In Hilfiger Ads

25th February 2004 9:21

Legendary rocker DAVID BOWIE and supermodel wife IMAN are starring in a series of magazine adverts for American fashion designer TOMMY HILFIGER. ...

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Spice Painting On Sale

25th February 2004 9:21

The ex-husband of former SPICE GIRL MEL B is auctioning a painting of the couple in a half-naked embrace on the internet. JIMMY GULZAR has asked...

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Madonna Has Cosmetic Surgery?

25th February 2004 9:21

Pop superstar MADONNA's flawless facial appearance at the GRAMMY AWARDS earlier this month (FEB04) has sparked rumours she's had cosmetic...

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Kristin Davis' Fashion Takeover

25th February 2004 14:05

Actress KRISTIN DAVIS has discovered a downside to taking home her clothes from the SEX AND THE CITY set - she has nowhere to store them all. ...

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Alba Dislikes Dirty Hands

25th February 2004 14:05

Sexy actress JESSICA ALBA is warning all men they need to clean their hands thoroughly if they ever hope to land a date with her. The HONEY...

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Amanda Donohoe Heads Back To Britain

25th February 2004 14:05

Movie star AMANDA DONOHUE is abandoning Hollywood to build a new life and career in her native Britain. The 41-year-old CASTAWAY star says she...

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Downey Jr Receives Hasty Pudding Award Dressed As Chaplin

25th February 2004 14:05

Actor ROBERT DOWNEY JR was made to re-enact his role as CHARLIE CHAPLIN before he was crowned HASTY PUDDING's Man of the Year yesterday...

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Depp To Star As Stroke Victim

25th February 2004 14:05

Hollywood heartthrob JOHNNY DEPP is set to play a stroke victim in a big screen adaptation of JEAN-DOMINIQUE BAUBY's autobiography THE DIVING BELL...

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Latest Almodovar Film To Kick Off Cannes

25th February 2004 14:05

Spanish director PEDRO ALMODOVAR's love film BAD EDUCATION has been selected to open France's CANNES FILM FESTIVAL in May (04). The movie tells...

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Jude Law Film Threatened By Tax Law

25th February 2004 14:05

A new movie starring JUDE LAW and JOHN MALKOVICH is facing the axe, because of a new British tax law governing movies shot in the UK. THE...

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Pammy's Happy For A Celibate Life

25th February 2004 14:05

PAMELA ANDERSON is so happy single, she may stay celibate for another 12 years. After failed relationships with rockers TOMMY LEE and KID ROCK,...

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Houston's Dvd Relaxation

25th February 2004 14:05

R+B star MARQUES HOUSTON has a bizarre method of relaxing - he stares at his large collection of DVDs. The CLUBBIN' singer, who once dated...

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Rocker Ryan Releases Records

25th February 2004 14:05

American rocker RYAN ADAMS has started up his very own record label. Adams - who is resting at home in New York after breaking his wrist after...

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Cowell's Girlfriend Wants His Baby

25th February 2004 14:05

AMERICAN IDOL judge SIMON COWELL is under pressure - his girlfriend TERRI SEYMOUR is desperate to have his baby. But the sharp-tongued British...

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Delta Set For Silver Screen Come Back

25th February 2004 14:05

Australian pop babe DELTA GOODREM has signed to make her movie debut, in a big screen adaptation of childrens' book HATING ALISON ASHLEY. The...

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Black Eyed Peas Take On Kfc

25th February 2004 14:05

Hip-hop stars the BLACK EYED PEAS are joining forces with animal rights group PEOPLE FOR THE ETHICAL TREATMENT OF ANIMALS' (PETA) latest...

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Judd's Basketball Dream

25th February 2004 17:34

Actress ASHLEY JUDD was overjoyed when she injured her foot during a performance in a New York play - because she hoped it would give her time off...

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Hilton Wants To Make Family Proud

25th February 2004 17:34

PARIS HILTON's infamous sex tape with an ex-boyfriend has left the hotel heiress with an urge to make her family proud of her. The star of...

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Johansson Impresses Calvin Klein-obsessed Family

25th February 2004 17:34

Acclaimed actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON's family are far more impressed by her new deal with fashion giant CALVIN KLEIN than hit movie LOST IN...

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Duchess Of York Earns A Fortune By Talking

25th February 2004 17:34

British royal THE DUCHESS OF YORK is making a fortune from public-speaking - after signing up with a lucrative American agency. SARAH FERGUSON...

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Carrie Fisher: My Father Betrayed Me In His Autobiography

25th February 2004 17:34

STAR WARS legend CARRIE FISHER was devastated when her "vile" father ignored her pleas not to publish his autobiography - because she felt betrayed...

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David Beckham's Amazing Sex Life

25th February 2004 17:34

Soccer star DAVID BECKHAM rates getting intimate with wife VICTORIA higher than scoring any goal on the pitch. The REAL MADRID star, 28, has...

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Pamela Anderson Falls For Ex-lover

25th February 2004 17:34

Sexy actress PAMELA ANDERSON has fallen back into the arms of ex-love MARKUS SCHENKENBERG - just days after she vowed to remain celibate. The...

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Farrell Goes To Court Over Child Support

25th February 2004 17:34

COLIN FARRELL is heading to court to work out how much he must pay for child support. The PHONE BOOTH star, 27, will go before a judge over a...

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Paris Hilton Refuses To Deny Carter Marriage Plans

25th February 2004 17:34

Sexy socialite PARIS HILTON has fuelled reports she and boyfriend NICK CARTER plan to wed - by refusing to rubbish the speculation. THE SIMPLE...

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Pharrell Praises British Jazz Singer

25th February 2004 17:34

PHARRELL WILLIAMS has become a huge fan of British jazz singer JAMIE CULLUM - after hearing the musician do a cover of his hit song FRONTIN'. ...

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Justin Hawkins Goes Back To College

25th February 2004 17:34

THE DARKNESS rocker JUSTIN HAWKINS is making a return to his old college - as a lecturer. The flamboyant singer also plans on spending around...

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Church Looks Forward To Buying Alcohol

25th February 2004 17:34

CHARLOTTE CHURCH was delighted to finally turn 18 yesterday (21FEB04) - because now she can buy alcohol in her home city's clubs. The Welsh...

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Justin To Start Work On New Album

25th February 2004 17:34

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE is primed to begin working on a follow-up album to his solo debut - with the help of music guru TIMBALAND. The music producer...

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Beyonce's New Video Gets Steamy

25th February 2004 17:34

Superstar BEYONCE KNOWLES' new video with fellow singer USHER has been deemed too steamy for TV. The GRAMMY and BRIT-winning singer asked R+B...

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Beach Boy Performs Unreleased Songs

25th February 2004 17:34

Former BEACH BOY BRIAN WILSON received a five-minute standing ovation after performing songs from his lost masterpiece album SMILE. Singer...

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Minogue's Us Success Dreams Shattered

25th February 2004 17:34

Pop beauty KYLIE MINOGUE has suffered a major setback in her bid to crack the American music market - her album has proved a flop. The COME INTO...

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Blu Sacks De Niro As Boyfriend And Manager

25th February 2004 17:34

Singer BLU CANTRELL has called off her romance with long term love TONY DE NIRO - and fired him as her manager as well. The BREATHE beauty had...

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Cuthbert Signs Up For Horror Remake

25th February 2004 21:05

THE GIRL NEXT DOOR beauty ELISHA CUTHBERT is set to star in horror remake HOUSE OF WAX. The stunning 21-year-old, who made her name in smash hit...

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Mcg To Direct Knievel Bike Movie

25th February 2004 21:05

CHARLIE'S ANGELS director McG has signed on to direct a biopic of legendary motorbike stuntman EVEL KNIEVEL. The director, who is also working...

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Jackson Wins Another Rings Award

25th February 2004 21:05

PETER JACKSON has been dealt another timely boost ahead of the OSCARS - his movie THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING been named Best...

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Scott Wants To Fill Connery's Shoes

25th February 2004 21:05

Hollywood actor DOUGRAY SCOTT is desperate to play JAMES BOND - because he believes the character has an edge when played by a Scottish actor. ...

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Emotional Service For Free Willy Whale

25th February 2004 21:05

A memorial service for the killer whale star of FREE WILLY has attracted nearly 700 people. KEIKO, who died in December (03), was honoured at...

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Paltrow To Rap?

25th February 2004 21:05

Hollywood actress GWYNETH PALTROW is set to record a hip-hop track with husband CHRIS MARTIN for producer mogul TIMBALAND. The OSCAR-winning...

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Dougray Scott To Divorce

25th February 2004 21:05

MISSION IMPOSSIBLE II actor DOUGRAY SCOTT has separated from wife SARAH TREVIS, following her fling with a rehabilitation centre counsellor. The...

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Klum's Family Slam Cheating Ex

25th February 2004 21:05

The family of pregnant supermodel HEIDI KLUM have branded her multi-millionaire ex-boyfriend FLAVIO BRIATORE a "wrinkly worthless old has-been"...

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Lost In Translation Wins Writers Award

25th February 2004 21:05

LOST IN TRANSLATION and AMERICAN SPLENDOR have won the top screenwriting honours at the 56th annual WRITERS GUILD OF AMERICA AWARDS. Writer and...

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Law Romancing Johansson

25th February 2004 21:05

Movie hunk JUDE LAW has enjoyed a secret fling with starlet SCARLETT JOHANSSON - fuelling reports he's set to break up with girlfriend SIENNA...

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Schwarzenegger Orders End To Gay Weddings

25th February 2004 21:05

California Governor ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER has ordered officials to stop granting gay wedding licences in San Francisco. The TERMINATOR star, who...

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Sting Surprises Old Charity Pals

25th February 2004 21:05

Kind-hearted rocker STING has given $19,000 (GBP10,000) to a cancer research charity - after some old friends asked for some memorabilia to...

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Pistols Out Gun Other 70s Tracks

25th February 2004 21:05

THE SEX PISTOLS's ANARCHY IN THE UK has been named the most influential track of the seventies. The 1976 track beat out competition from QUEEN's...

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Osbournes Make Up And Coming Players Pay

25th February 2004 21:05

Rocker OZZY OSBOURNE and his manager wife SHARON have come under attack following reports they charge little known bands upwards of $100,000...

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Church Loves 'Angel' Johnson

25th February 2004 21:05

Teen opera star CHARLOTTE CHURCH is more than happy with new boyfriend KYLE JOHNSON - because he's a sensational lover. The singer - who...

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Johnny Rotten Escaped Lockerbie Air Disaster

25th February 2004 21:05

Punk legend JOHN LYDON escaped death when he failed to board the fateful PAN AM flight 103, which was blown up over the small Scottish town of...

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Spears Still Dreams Of Alexander

25th February 2004 21:05

Pop singer BRITNEY SPEARS will always brand herself a married woman - despite getting a divorce 55 hours after her wedding last month (JAN04). ...

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Brown Arrested Again

25th February 2004 21:05

R+B star BOBBY BROWN is in jail again after violating a no alcohol clause in his probation following a 1996 drink-driving conviction. The...

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