Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 26th December 2008

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Tributes Paid To Harold Pinter

26th December 2008 10:42

Tributes have been flooding in from the worlds of politics and entertainment following the death of Harold Pinter on Christmas Eve.The 78-year-old...

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Us Singer And Actress Eartha Kitt Dies

26th December 2008 11:04

US singer and actress Eartha Kitt has died at the age of 81, her publicist has confirmed.The Santa Baby star was receiving treatment for colon cancer...

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Being Xmas No.1 Is "Crazy", Alexandra Says

26th December 2008 11:26

X Factor winner Alexandra Burke has said that achieving a Christmas number one with her debut single Hallelujah is "absolutely crazy".The Londoner,...

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Wallace And Gromit 'Most Watched On Christmas Day'

26th December 2008 11:37

Overnight figures suggest the new episode of Wallace and Gromit screened on BBC1 was the most-watched programme on Christmas Day.A Matter Of Loaf and...

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Tributes Flood In For Pinter

26th December 2008 12:31

Tributes are pouring in for legendary British playwright HAROLD PINTER, who died on Wednesday (24Dec08) aged 78. The writer, who penned classic...

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Santa Baby Singer Kitt Dies At 81

26th December 2008 12:31

Legendary singer/actress EARTHA KITT has died aged 81. The entertainer - famed for her 1953 hit Santa Baby - died yesterday (25Dec08) after losing...

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Old Movie Captures Young Viewers

26th December 2008 18:48

The 62-year-old movie It's a Wonderful Life , broadcast annually by NBC, went head-to-head against the three-year-old The Chronicles of Narnia The...

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Britons Offended By Iranian President's Address, Says Govt.

26th December 2008 18:48

The British government has criticized commercial broadcaster Channel 4 for broadcasting a message by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad as its...

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Entertainer Eartha Kitt Dead At 81

26th December 2008 18:48

Eartha Kitt, who rose to sudden fame 56 years ago as a cast member of Broadway's New Faces of 1952 , a kind of American Idol of its day in which...

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Report Marley Chewed Up B.o. Record

26th December 2008 18:48

Movie theaters throughout the country reported brisk business on Christmas Day and said that Marley & Me was beating out the the Adam Sandler comedy...

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Zavvi Sale Goes Ahead Despite Financial Problems

26th December 2008 18:55

Troubled entertainments retailer Zavvi has gone ahead with its Boxing Day sale, despite entering administration earlier this week.The music, computer...

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Movie Reviews Revolutionary Road

26th December 2008 18:58

In an addition to five wide releases opening over the holiday weekend, three other films are opening in limited release in order to qualify for Oscar...

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Writer Harold Pinter Dead At 78

26th December 2008 18:58

Harold Pinter, who wrote 32 stage plays, 22 screenplays, numerous TV plays and was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2005, died on Wednesday...

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Warner Bros. Loses Watchmen Suit

26th December 2008 18:58

Despite the fact that it has been more than ten years since Fox decided to abandon production based on the superheroes graphic novel Watchmen , a...

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