Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 28th February 2009

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Lutfi: 'Ghalib Has Been In Touch With Britney'

28th February 2009 1:30

BRITNEY SPEARS' ex-boyfriend ADNAN GHALIB has ignored a restraining order against him and has been exchanging text messages with the star, according...

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Allen Slams 'Cheap' New York Times

28th February 2009 1:30

British pop star LILY ALLEN has launched a scathing attack on the New York Times - after executives allegedly sold exclusive photos of her home...

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U2 To Lower Ticket Prices

28th February 2009 1:30

Irish rockers U2 have vowed to lower ticket prices to their shows - to allow cash-strapped fans to enjoy their music during the global economic...

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Hudson In A 'Very Good Place'

28th February 2009 1:30

JENNIFER HUDSON is bouncing back from the tragedy of her family's triple murder last year (08), thanks to live performance "therapy". Hudson's mother...

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Beyonce's Messy Nature Annoys Jay-z

28th February 2009 1:30

BEYONCE KNOWLES is constantly annoying her rapper husband JAY-Z because she creates such a mess in their New York home. The superstar couple resides...

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Simmons 'Very Happy' With Amount Of Child Support

28th February 2009 1:30

Rap mogul RUSSELL SIMMONS has dismissed reports suggesting he's unhappy with cash he has been "ordered" to pay his ex-wife in child support,...

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Munchkin Swensen Dead At 91

28th February 2009 1:30

CLARENCE SWENSEN, one of the last remaining WIZARD OF OZ Munchkins, has died at the age of 91. The actor, who died on Wednesday (25Feb09), had been...

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Mcmahon Diagnosed With Bone Cancer Too

28th February 2009 1:30

Beloved U.S. TV personality ED MCMAHON's health issues are much worse than he's admitted to the public - he's in hospital battling both bone cancer...

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Ang Lee To Head Venice Film Jury

28th February 2009 1:30

Oscar-winning moviemaker ANG LEE has been chosen to select the winners at the upcoming Venice Film Festival in Italy. The Taiwanese-born director has...

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The Things They Say 11459

28th February 2009 1:30

"I know lots of people who love music want us to play that. It's something we're working up our whole life to do. I think that we can commit that we...

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The Things They Say 11458

28th February 2009 1:30

"I have a dog named Oscar, and a dog named Grammy too. And a dog named Dreamgirl." Oscar and Grammy-winning DREAMGIRLS star JENNIFER HUDSON has pets...

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Bono Bores His Children

28th February 2009 1:30

U2 rocker BONO fears his teenage children find him embarrassing, after he overheard his eldest daughter call him "boring" during a dinner with...

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Kidman 'Not Pregnant'

28th February 2009 1:30

Hollywood actress NICOLE KIDMAN has dismissed rumours she's expecting another baby with singer husband KEITH URBAN - less than eight months after...

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Murphy To Portray Pryor In Biopic

28th February 2009 1:30

Comedian EDDIE MURPHY has landed his dream role - portraying late, great funnyman RICHARD PRYOR in a new biopic. The Beverly Hills Cop actor has...

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Arquette Had Surgery To Treat Tumour

28th February 2009 1:30

Actor DAVID ARQUETTE has been left with a temporarily paralysed eyebrow after undergoing surgery to remove a benign tumour. The Scream star was...

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The Things They Say 11460

28th February 2009 1:30

"The Oscar's going in the loo, next to Sam's." KATE WINSLET plans to keep her Academy Award trophy in the bathroom, alongside her husband SAM...

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Fascinating Fact 6936

28th February 2009 1:30

Actor JAKE GYLLENHAAL makes a cameo appearance in his JARHEAD co-star and singer JAMIE FOXX's new music video for the song BLAME IT.

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Perry Will Buy An Island For His 40th Birthday

28th February 2009 1:30

Actor/director TYLER PERRY is gearing up for his best birthday ever - he plans to celebrate turning 40 by buying his own private island. The star of...

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Bracken: Ray's The Man To Beat On Dancing On Ice

28th February 2009 9:46

Former Dancing on Ice winner Kyran Bracken has backed Ray Quinn to win the current series of the ITV1 contest.Ex-rugby player Bracken won the second...

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Kings Of Leon's 'Kidnapped' Members

28th February 2009 14:10

Rockers KINGS OF LEON were so determined to keep the band in the family, they "kidnapped" their cousin and forced their younger brother to learn...

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Coolio Injured In Stage Dive

28th February 2009 14:10

Rapper COOLIO was injured during a gig in Stoke-on-Trent, England, after a stage dive into the audience went wrong. The hip-hop star was performing...

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Rihanna & Brown Back Together?

28th February 2009 14:10

RIHANNA has reportedly reconciled with boyfriend CHRIS BROWN after the pair's alleged altercation on 8 February (09). Brown was arrested and charged...

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Minnelli: 'It's Tough To Be Married To Me'

28th February 2009 14:10

LIZA MINNELLI insists she has no regrets about marrying promoter DAVID GEST - even though the union was "a circus event". The singer/actress tells...

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Bono Embarrassed By His Own Songs

28th February 2009 14:10

U2 frontman BONO feels embarrassed listening to his own music because he can always hear ways to improve it. The Irish rocker admits he is a...

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Fielder-civil To Move Abroad To Escape Winehouse

28th February 2009 14:10

AMY WINEHOUSE's estranged husband BLAKE FIELDER-CIVIL is reportedly planning to leave Britain in a bid to put his troubled marriage behind him. The...

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U2 Play Rooftop Gig In London

28th February 2009 14:10

Irish rockers U2 treated fans to a free concert on Friday (27Feb09) by performing on top of a building in central London. The One hitmakers played a...

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Fascinating Fact 6937

28th February 2009 14:10

LILY ALLEN and her father KEITH ALLEN are the only father-and-daughter acts who have both had number one songs in England. Allen senior topped the...

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The Things They Say 11461

28th February 2009 14:10

"My vocals are actually on BREAKOUT. I thought, 'Yes! I'm singing on a Miley single!'" KATY PERRY can be heard singing on MILEY CYRUS' hit track,...

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Combs Gives Live Updates On Tantric Sex

28th February 2009 14:10

SEAN COMBS has been boasting about a lengthy Tantric sex session - giving live updates on the internet. In the early hours of Friday morning...

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No Doubt To Launch Reunion In Gossip Girl

28th February 2009 14:10

Rockers NO DOUBT will kick off their reunion with an appearance on hit U.S. TV series GOSSIP GIRL. The Don't Speak hitmakers will perform a cover of...

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90210 Star Sued By Manager

28th February 2009 14:10

90210 star ADAM GREGORY is facing a lawsuit from his former manager for allegedly failing to pay his fees. The actor, who featured on the Beverly...

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Penn Hopes Milk Will Change The Law

28th February 2009 14:10

Actor SEAN PENN hopes his Oscar-winning performance in MILK will help change laws banning same-sex marriages in America. The star won an Academy...

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Hoffman And Penn Shine At Cesar Awards

28th February 2009 14:10

Hollywood actors DUSTIN HOFFMAN and SEAN PENN were the toast of the French movie industry on Friday (27Feb09) night - with tributes at the annual...

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Willis Facing Lawsuit Over Movie 'Walk Out'

28th February 2009 14:10

BRUCE WILLIS is facing legal action from movie bosses who have accused the star of walking out on a recent film project. The Pulp Fiction star is...

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The Things They Say 11462

28th February 2009 14:10

"BONO's been very dedicated to getting that wine and cigarettes effect his vocal. He's really selfless like that." U2 guitarist THE EDGE reveals...

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The Things They Say 11464

28th February 2009 14:10

"There are some days when, as soon as you've finished cooking breakfast and cleaning the kitchen, it's time to start lunch and by the time you've...

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The Things They Say 11463

28th February 2009 14:10

"Hmm, a sexy sizzle to your look? Well high heels are probably the easiest thing, I would say. Instant glamour. Walking around in them naked, you...

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Ferrell And Wahlberg Team Up For Cop Comedy

28th February 2009 14:10

WILL FERRELL and MARK WAHLBERG are teaming up to star in a new police action comedy. Adam MCKay, who previously collaborated with Ferrell on...

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Coen Brothers Take Aim At Coal Industry

28th February 2009 14:10

Oscar-winning moviemakers JOEL and ETHAN COEN have launched an environmental campaign targeting the coal mining industry. The brothers have directed...

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Zellweger Battled The Cold For New Movie

28th February 2009 14:10

RENEE ZELLWEGER struggled to deal with the freezing conditions while filming her new movie - and even had to cut her hair short to deal with the icy...

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Jackman And Pattinson's Night Of Sing-a-long Fun

28th February 2009 14:10

Actors HUGH JACKMAN and ROBERT PATTINSON enjoyed a night off from promoting their respective films in Japan recently - by engaging in a spot of...

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Bowen Expecting Twins

28th February 2009 14:10

BOSTON LEGAL star JULIE BOWEN is doubly excited about her pregnancy - the actress has confirmed she is expecting twins. Bowen announced the pregnancy...

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The Things They Say 11465

28th February 2009 14:10

"I had a spray tan done once and wound up looking like an orange zebra. When it came off, I was so pale, I looked like a giraffe with leprosy. And I...

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Morgan Set To Interview Goody

28th February 2009 20:42

Former Daily Mirror newspaper editor Piers Morgan is to interview cancer sufferer Jade Goody for an ITV1 documentary to be screened later this...

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U2 Wow Crowd From Bbc Roof

28th February 2009 21:04

Irish rock band U2 have performed an impromptu gig from the top of the BBC's Broadcasting House to promote the launch of their new album.Led by front...

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Hoffman Given French Film Award

28th February 2009 21:14

The French film industry has honoured American actor Dustin Hoffman with a special Cesar award at a ceremony in Paris.The Hollywood A-lister made his...

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