Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 28th March 2003

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Heather Graham.s Bargain Kiss

28th March 2003 1:49

Actress HEATHER GRAHAM found her first kiss to be a bizarre experience - because her admirer offered to pay for it. The BOOGIE NIGHTS beauty...

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Brittany.s Alternative Career. Pole Dancing

28th March 2003 1:49

Up-and-coming Hollywood starlet BRITTANY MURPHY has an alternative career to fall back on if her movie success wanes - she is wanted as a pole...

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Xxx Star Attends Cop Pal.s Funeral

28th March 2003 1:49

XXX tough guy VIN DIESEL showed off his tender side at the funeral of a police friend in New York last week (18MAR03). The movie hunk was spotted...

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Kiefer. Julia Made Me Feel Despised

28th March 2003 1:49

Hollywood actor KIEFER SUTHERLAND was so distraught at the end of his affair with JULIA ROBERTS he couldn't leave his house. Roberts broke of...

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Hollywood Snubs War Promotion

28th March 2003 1:49

Hollywood is refusing to help the administration of American President GEORGE W BUSH sell its stance on the US-led war in Iraq. The industry's...

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Sheen Tapes Up Mouth For Anti.war Vigil

28th March 2003 1:49

Hollywood anti-war protestor MARTIN SHEEN covered his mouth with duct tape which had the word "peace" scrawled across it - before leading 60...

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Sarandon Charity Event Cancelled

28th March 2003 1:49

SUSAN SARANDON's upcoming spot at a charity event in Tampa, Florida has been axed - because of an overwhelming number of complaints about her...

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Blake Pleads Innocent

28th March 2003 1:49

Troubled actor ROBERT BLAKE pleaded innocent to murdering his wife yesterday (27MAR03) - in his first appearance since being released on bail. ...

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Lindsey Buckingham.s Family Life

28th March 2003 1:49

FLEETWOOD MAC rocker LINDSEY BUCKINGHAM is elated to have reached his long-desired ambition of becoming a family man. The...

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Dolly Thrills Sleepy Townsfolk

28th March 2003 1:49

Country legend DOLLY PARTON is thrilling her fans in tiny Solvang, California - after secretly buying a small home there and performing concerts...

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Cher Captures Britney Vibe

28th March 2003 1:49

CHER is enjoying one last flash of youth on tour in America - by dressing up like BRITNEY SPEARS. American tabloid GLOBE has cleverly collected a...

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Robbie Records Movie Theme

28th March 2003 1:49

Pop hunk ROBBIE WILLIAMS has teamed up with OSCAR-winning composer HANS ZIMMER - to record the theme tune to new movie JOHNNY ENGLISH. The FEEL...

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Wu.tang Affiliates Planning Israel Tour

28th March 2003 1:49

WU-TANG CLAN affiliates CAPPADONNA and REMEDY are planning a short tour of Israel in May (03) - even though the Middle East is currently in the...

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Presley.s Post.jacko Breakdown

28th March 2003 1:49

LISA MARIE PRESLEY's health took such a turn for the worse after her traumatic split from MICHAEL JACKSON - she was set a diet of only chicken and...

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Madonna Slams Reality Pop Shows

28th March 2003 1:49

Music legend MADONNA has slated manufactured pop acts and the endless stream of TV talent shows. The MATERIAL GIRL singer believes the pop world...

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Lisa Marie Says Jackson Was No Child Molester

28th March 2003 1:49

LISA MARIE PRESLEY insists her ex-husband MICHAEL JACKSON didn't perform sex acts with children during their marriage - claiming she'd have been the...

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Patricia Heaton Gets By With A Little Prayer

28th March 2003 8:59

Actress PATRICIA HEATON has turned to her favourite method of getting her through today's war-ravaged times - prayer. The EVERYBODY LOVES RAYMOND...

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Hard Man Chan.s Fear Of Water

28th March 2003 8:59

Martial arts hero JACKIE CHAN may be brave when it comes to fighting villainous movie characters - but he's petrified of water. The RUSH HOUR...

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Vanessa Williams. Birthday Surprise

28th March 2003 8:59

Stunning actress VANESSA L WILLIAMS was given a 40th birthday to remember - when her co-stars threw a surprise party on the set of her latest...

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Tim Allen Goes X.rated

28th March 2003 8:59

Former HOME IMPROVEMENT star TIM ALLEN celebrated the property settlement of his divorce from ex LAURA BEIBEL - by picking up a horde of goodies...

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Star.hunters Annoy Harrison Ford.s Former Neighbours

28th March 2003 8:59

Neighbours of HARRISON FORD's rented Beverly Hills, California, home have become highly annoyed - because they're constantly disturbed by...

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Daredevil Star.s Treat For Pal

28th March 2003 8:59

DAREDEVIL star JENNIFER GARNER made her longtime best pal's dreams come true on Sunday (23MAR03) by taking her to the OSCARS instead of her...

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Rock Hits Back At Gossip

28th March 2003 8:59

Funnyman CHRIS ROCK isn't laughing about an Internet gossip columnist's political mud slinging - because he's being portrayed as anti-PRESIDENT...

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Brody Makes Music With P Diddy

28th March 2003 8:59

OSCAR winner ADRIEN BRODY is using his ACADEMY AWARD to win him studio time with SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS. THE PIANIST star moonlights as New York...

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Sandra Dee Battles With Kevin Spacey

28th March 2003 8:59

BOBBY DARIN's widow SANDRA DEE is locked in a bitter battle with actor KEVIN SPACEY - because she doesn't want DREW BARRYMORE to portray her in a...

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Jack Nicholson.s Secret Daughter

28th March 2003 8:59

Hollywood actor JACK NICHOLSON has a secret eight-year-old love child in New York he's been discreetly taking care of. Sources tell American...

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Vince Gill Sheds Weight For Wife

28th March 2003 8:59

Country music star VINCE GILL is boasting a slim new physique - to reignite the passion with his gospel-singing wife AMY GRANT. The singer has...

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Great White To Perform At Dead Guitarist.s Tribute

28th March 2003 8:59

Rockers GREAT WHITE will perform a one-song tribute to late guitarist TY LONGLEY who died in a blaze at their show last month (FEB03). Longley was...

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Liam Declares Cold War

28th March 2003 8:59

Wild rocker LIAM GALLAGHER has launched a scathing attack on COLDPLAY frontman CHRIS MARTIN - slating his anti-war views and calling him a "kn**head...

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Kylie Desperate For Baby

28th March 2003 8:59

Pop princess KYLIE MINOGUE is settling down with her French actor beau OLIVIER MARTINEZ - and was overheard telling friends she'd like to have a...

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Madonna Goes Undercover

28th March 2003 8:59

Queen of Pop MADONNA's new brunette hair colour has given her a new look in more ways than one - she was accused of kidnapping daughter LOURDES by...

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Chris Rock Campaigns For Real Black President

28th March 2003 13:33

Actor CHRIS ROCK hopes his comic portrayal as America's President in new movie HEAD OF STATE won't put people off electing a black leader for real. ...

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Kiefer.s Reflection Nightmare

28th March 2003 13:33

Hollywood star KIEFER SUTHERLAND hates the way he looks and is terrified of his own reflection. Despite the success of his movie career and his...

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Diane Lane.s Awards Show Fatigue

28th March 2003 13:33

Though she didn't win the Best Actress award for her role in UNFAITHFUL, DIANE LANE was happy just to be at the OSCARS. But the PERFECT STORM star...

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Shannyn.s Homeless Years

28th March 2003 13:33

THE RULES OF ATTRACTION beauty SHANNYN SOSSAMON struggled harder than most actresses - she ended up homeless and on drugs.. The first time the A...

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Baywatch Donna Trims Her Assets

28th March 2003 13:33

Former BAYWATCH babe DONNA D'ERRICO is having her breast implants removed so she can have a crack at a serious acting career. The blonde star is...

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Stephen Daldry Left Out Of Own Party

28th March 2003 13:33

His film THE HOURS may have picked up an OSCAR, but British director STEPHEN DALDRY wasn't allowed into to a post-Oscars party - because he wasn't...

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Zeta.jones Sails The Seven Seas

28th March 2003 13:33

OSCAR winner CATHERINE ZETA-JONES is to star in a cartoon. The ENTRAPMENT star is to follow up her raunchy role in CHICAGO by playing a voice in...

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Nicole Wants To Return To The Stage

28th March 2003 13:33

OSCAR-winner NICOLE KIDMAN could command $15 million (GBP10 million) for a film but thinks she needs to go back to the London stage - to conquer her...

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Potter Movie. Backstage Strike Averted

28th March 2003 13:33

LATEST: A potential walk-out by backstage crew on the set of the latest HARRY POTTER movie was narrowly averted yesterday (27MAR03). More than 400...

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Zeta.jones Is Sexiest Mum

28th March 2003 13:33

Hollywood star CATHERINE ZETA-JONES has been voted the Sexiest Mum in Britain. The actress, who is still celebrating her Best Supporting Actress...

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Harrison Divorces

28th March 2003 13:33

Hollywood star HARRISON FORD is finally free to marry CALISTA FLOCKHART - after finalising his divorce from MELISSA MATHISON. After a year of...

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Hucknall . Let Me Kill Saddam

28th March 2003 13:33

SIMPLY RED star MICK HUCKNALL has offered his services to allied troops in Iraq - he wants to kill SADDAM HUSSEIN personally. The flame-haired...

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50 Cent. .No Rap War.

28th March 2003 13:33

Bad boy rapper 50 CENT thinks that it is the people he left behind who want to kill him, not other rappers. The crack-dealer turned IN DA CLUB...

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Kravitz Doesn.t Practice What He Preaches

28th March 2003 13:33

Despite having released an anti-war song on ROCKTHEVOTE.COM, rock star LENNY KRAVITZ hasn't voted himself in ten years. Lenny released the song...

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Blue Lee Comforts Himself After Love Split

28th March 2003 13:33

LEE RYAN, singer with boyband BLUE, may have split from ATOMIC KITTEN singer LIZ McCLARNON but he's not sitting at home crying. The singer was...

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Diana.s New Book

28th March 2003 13:33

Former SUPREME DIANA ROSS has signed up to write a new autobiography. The book, entitled UPSIDE DOWN: WRONG TURNS, RIGHT TURNS AND THE ROAD...

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Mariah.s Musical Movie Hope

28th March 2003 13:33

Troubled singer MARIAH CAREY is hoping the recent successes of CHICAGO and MOULIN ROUGE! will salvage her film career. The star who featured in...

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Madonna.s Photo Spread Becomes Art

28th March 2003 13:33

MADONNA's sexually-charged photo spread in the new issue of America's W magazine is to be turned into a multi-media assault on the senses in a new...

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Rourke Lashes Out

28th March 2003 17:26

Hellraiser MICKEY ROURKE has slammed Hollywood's latest talents - because he doesn't think there are any great actors among them. And the ANGEL...

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Thurman Joins Affleck

28th March 2003 17:26

Hollywood actress UMA THURMAN has joined the cast of BEN AFFLECK's new movie PAYCHECK. The film, based on a short story by science fiction author...

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Courageous Stella

28th March 2003 17:26

Rock heiress STELLA McCARTNEY has been presented with the COURAGE AWARD for her crusade against cancer. The GUCCI designer, whose mother LINDA...

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Brando Is Broke

28th March 2003 17:26

Legendary actor MARLON BRANDO claims he has no money. The large star's ex-lover and one-time maid MARIA "CHRISTINA" RUIZ is suing the star for...

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Hoffman To Play Confused Man

28th March 2003 17:26

DUSTIN HOFFMAN will play a sexually ambiguous crime boss in his forthcoming film CONFIDENCE . The movie, which also stars ANDY GARCIA and ED BURNS...

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Potter Fan Pays Out Big For Book

28th March 2003 17:26

A HARRY POTTER fan has paid $8,000 (GBP5,500) for a signed copy of the latest, unreleased book HARRY POTTER AND THE ORDER OF THE PHOENIX. The...

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Freeman Happy At Fifty

28th March 2003 17:26

SE7EN star MORGAN FREEMAN is happy that his career didn't get going until he was a half century old. The SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION star says that if...

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Hugh.s Instant Replacement

28th March 2003 17:26

WOLVERINE actor, HUGH JACKMAN has a ready made replacement - his sister. The X-MEN star discovered his sister could do anything he could during the...

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Kidman .Perfect. As Hollywood Madam

28th March 2003 17:26

NICOLE KIDMAN is perfect for the role of Hollywood madam HEIDI FLEISS - according to Fleiss's former lover TOM SIZEMORE. Best Actress OSCAR-winner...

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Ja Rule Ditches Retirement Plans

28th March 2003 17:26

Rapper JA RULE has decided to ditch his plans to quit the rap game. The star had been set to focus on making films but a message from legendary...

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Rza Learns About Life From Africa

28th March 2003 17:26

WU TANG CLAN star RZA grew up following a visit to Benin. The rap star had gone with fellow Wu member GHOSTFACE KILLAH for a holiday and ended up...

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James Brown Performs On Pope.s Orders

28th March 2003 17:26

Funk superstar JAMES BROWN is insisting on constantly touring - because POPE JOHN PAUL II advised him to. The Godfather of Soul, 69, has mapped...

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50 Cent And Ja Rule Restraining Order

28th March 2003 17:26

JA RULE is insisting new rapper 50 CENT took out a restraining order against him and his associates following a fight. But 50 Cent denies the...

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J.lo And Bono.s Mysterious Duet

28th March 2003 17:26

JENNIFER LOPEZ has recorded an unlikely duet with U2 frontman BONO. But the pair don't know when the song will see the light of day. J.Lo...

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Footloose Gets The Razzle.dazzle Touch

28th March 2003 19:57

The brains behind OSCAR winner CHICAGO are now planning to revamp FOOTLOOSE. Executive producers CRAIG ZADAN and NEIL MERON are busy casting for...

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Aaron.s A Big Tipper

28th March 2003 19:57

Movie star AARON ECKHART makes it a habit to tip valets well because he used to be one. The POSSESSION star hands out $20 bills to valets whenever...

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Gere Takes Travolta.s Roles

28th March 2003 19:57

RICHARD GERE owes JOHN TRAVOLTA big time for his career - Travolta was the first choice for BREATHLESS, AN OFFICER + A GENTLEMAN, AMERICAN GIGOLO...

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Winslet Goes To The Circus

28th March 2003 19:57

KATE WINSLET is on double duty in New York - filming by day and researching at night. The actress has been spotted taking family members to the...

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Firth.s Stalker Thrill

28th March 2003 19:57

Hunky British actor COLIN FIRTH is so thrilled he has a stalker he always makes a point of saying hello when he spots her. The BRIDGET JONES'S...

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Travolta.s .1 Million Baby Offer

28th March 2003 19:57

JOHN TRAVOLTA once considered having sex with a Beverly Hills socialite - for $1 million (GBP667,000). The movie star was propositioned 20 years...

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Lil. Kim Forgives 50 Cent

28th March 2003 19:57

Rap diva LIL' KIM has forgiven 50 CENT for attacking her nose job on record and now she's planning to work with him. The sexy hip-hop star howled...

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Avril Covers Dylan For Charity

28th March 2003 19:57

AVRIL LAVIGNE has recorded a version of BOB DYLAN's KNOCKIN' ON HEAVEN'S DOOR for an upcoming peace compilation. The PEACE SONGS two-CD...

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Ray Benzino Slams The State Of Hip Hop

28th March 2003 19:57

Rapper RAY BENZINO has hit out at hip hop for glorifying EMINEM. Benzino believes that 8 MILE star Eminem is taking away sales from black rappers...

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50 Cent. .I.m The Bad Guy.

28th March 2003 19:57

The new superstar of hip hop 50 CENT admits that he's the bad guy - but a bad guy with a record deal. The WANKSTA hitmaker says he always roots...

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Guns N. Roses Show Falls Flat

28th March 2003 19:57

GUNS N' ROSES star SLASH's bid to turn his new singer search into a reality TV talent show is fast becoming a joke - only three potential singers...

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