Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 28th April 2006

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Kylie Seeks Sisters Advice On New Hair

28th April 2006 2:39

SPINNING AROUND singer KYLIE MINOGUE looked to little sister DANNII for advice before revealing her new cropped hairdo. The singer, who is in...

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Cyrus' Daughter Signs Record Deal

28th April 2006 2:39

ACHY BREAKY HEART singer BILLY RAY CYRUS' daughter is set to follow in her famous father's footsteps after scoring a record deal. MILEY CYRUS has...

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Fascinating Fact 1444

28th April 2006 2:39

Indie icon EVAN DANDO has reformed cult rock the LEMONHEADS with BLAG FLAG star BILL STEVENSON.

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Madonna Revisits American Life Video Controversy

28th April 2006 2:39

MADONNA is planning to revisit the controversy surrounding her AMERICAN LIFE video by including the director's cut of the shocking promo on her new...

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Wilson Battled Alcoholism And Post Partum Depression

28th April 2006 2:39

WILSON PHILIPS singer CARNIE WILSON has revealed she checked herself into rehab after replacing her food addiction with alcohol. The HOLD ON FOR...

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Sony Bmg Hits Back At Crowe

28th April 2006 2:39

LATEST: Music executives at Sony have hit back at RUSSELL CROWE, insisting they never led him to believe they would offer him a record deal. The...

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Damning Doherty Photos Published

28th April 2006 2:39

Troubled rocker PETE DOHERTY is facing further controversy, after a British newspaper published photographs seemingly showing the singer injecting an...

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Snoop Released Without Charge

28th April 2006 2:39

LATEST: Rapper SNOOP DOGG was released from a London police station yesterday evening (27APR06) after he escaped charges over a brawl in the city's...

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May Angered By American Idol Edit

28th April 2006 9:23

LATEST: QUEEN rocker BRIAN MAY is furious with the producers of AMERICAN IDOL after they misrepresented comments he made on the show that led to...

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Shakira Wins Big At Billboard Latin Awards

28th April 2006 9:23

Colombian pop sensation SHAKIRA swept the boards at the Billboard Latin Music Awards last night (27APR06), winning six prizes. Her album FIJACION...

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Longoria Idolises Zeta-jones

28th April 2006 9:23

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES beauty EVA LONGORIA has hailed CATHERINE ZETA-JONES her acting icon - despite admitting her knowledge of the Welsh star is...

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Blethyn: Two-faced Hollywood

28th April 2006 9:23

English actress BRENDA BLETHYN was stunned at how differently she was treated as an Oscar nominee in Hollywood after she missed out on the Academy...

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Lopez Learns To Love Her Ankles

28th April 2006 9:23

JENNIFER LOPEZ plans to show off her ankles more after realising they're the best part of her body. The actress/singer grew up hating her skinny...

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Kiwis Hit Back At Cleese's 'Suicide Capital' Comments

28th April 2006 9:23

LATEST: A New Zealand city has hit back at recent visitor JOHN CLEESE, after the English actor described Palmerston North as the "suicide capital" of...

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Blaine Trains For 'Hardest Stunt I've Ever Done'

28th April 2006 9:23

LATEST: American illusionist DAVID BLAINE is undergoing a gruelling training schedule to prepare for his most difficult stunt ever. Blaine will...

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Jolie Calls The Press

28th April 2006 9:23

ANGELINA JOLIE phoned select members of the US media from her hotel in Namibia on Wednesday (26APR06), urging them to help spread the word about the...

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Plato's Son Calls For A New Investigation Into Mum's Death

28th April 2006 9:23

DIFF'RENT STROKES star DANA PLATO's son TYLER is calling on police to re-open the investigation into the actress' death because he's convinced she...

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Jolie: 'We're Prepared For Anything'

28th April 2006 9:23

ANGELINA JOLIE and BRAD PITT are prepared for every scenario as they await the birth of their baby - but they still don't know where the tot will be...

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Shinedown To Rehouse Homeless In New Orleans

28th April 2006 9:23

American rockers SHINEDOWN plan to take time out from the US tour to help build homes in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Florida-based four-piece will...

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Kylie Revamps Home

28th April 2006 9:23

Pop princess KYLIE MINOGUE is treating herself after her successful battle with breast cancer, with a $1.75 million (GBP1 million) refurbishment of...

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Readers Digest Team Up With Engelbert

28th April 2006 9:23

British crooner ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK has been given an early 70th birthday gift from Readers Digest Music bosses - they're sponsoring his 2006 US...

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Goodrem And Mcfadden Forced To Leave New York

28th April 2006 9:23

Australian singer DELTA GOODREM and her Irish boyfriend BRIAN MCFADDEN have been forced to leave New York City, because they can no longer afford to...

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Lopez Fell In Love With Anthony's Humour

28th April 2006 9:23

Singer/actress JENNIFER LOPEZ fell in love with husband MARC ANTHONY because he made her laugh uncontrollably. The JENNY FROM THE BLOCK singer...

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Ne-yo's Lofty Goals

28th April 2006 9:23

R+B sensation NE-YO has three lofty goals to achieve before he dies - jumping out of a plane, performing at the Grammys and hearing PRINCE sing one...

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Guitarist Mckenna Found Dead

28th April 2006 9:23

Former TOBY BEAU guitarist DANIEL MCKENNA has been discovered dead in his MCAllen, Texas, home following an apparent suicide. The 54-year-old star...

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Elton Plans New Musical

28th April 2006 14:03

SIR ELTON JOHN is already planning his next musical - a stage version of PEDRO ALMODOVAR movie WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN. The...

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Kylie Back In The Studio

28th April 2006 14:03

Australian pop star KYLIE MINOGUE has confirmed she is recording new music for the first time since she was diagnosed with breast cancer last May...

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Free Snoop Flies Out Of UK

28th April 2006 14:03

LATEST: Rapper SNOOP DOGG will fly out of the UK today (28APR06), two days later than scheduled, after he escaped charges over a brawl in London's...

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Spade Terrified Of Stern

28th April 2006 14:03

US actor and comedian DAVID SPADE is terrified of appearing on THE HOWARD STERN SHOW, because of the host's reputation for mauling his guests. The...

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Union In Mourning Over End Of Marriage

28th April 2006 14:03

US actress GABRIELLE UNION has likened the end of her five-year marriage to losing a parent - and insists she won't be looking for love again any...

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Clooney Tells Of Sudanese Plight

28th April 2006 14:03

GEORGE CLOONEY's father NICK wants to educate the world about the plight of two million Sudanese refugees after the pair visited the war-torn African...

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Osbourne To Host British Talk Show

28th April 2006 14:03

Rock matriarch SHARON OSBOURNE is set to host a live chat show on British television network ITV1. The channel wants the talent show judge to...

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Namibia's Tourist Hopes Over Jolie/pitt Circus

28th April 2006 14:03

Government officials in Namibia hope ANGELINA JOLIE and BRAD PITT's visit to the African country will lead to an influx of tourists. The superstar...

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Newspaper Apologises To Stone

28th April 2006 14:03

LATEST: British newspaper the Daily Mail has apologised to SHARON STONE after claiming she left her four year old son in car while she dined in a...

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Sheen's Manager Slams Richards

28th April 2006 14:03

CHARLIE SHEEN's manager has accused the actor's estranged wife DENISE RICHARDS of spreading malicious lies about him. MARK BURG is furious about...

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Cullum Turns To Dance

28th April 2006 14:03

Jazz singer JAMIE CULLUM is temporarily ditching the blues to produce a dance album - under an anonymous name. The TWENTYSOMETHING hitmaker has...

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Jackson Linked With Pellicano Case

28th April 2006 14:03

MICHAEL JACKSON hired jailed private investigation ANTHONY PELLICANO during his child abuse case, according to Vanity Fair magazine. Pellicano is...

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Martin Song Dropped From Furtado Album

28th April 2006 14:03

A song recorded by COLDPLAY frontman CHRIS MARTIN for NELLY FURTADO's new album LOOSE has been mysteriously dropped. Neither Martin nor the I'M...

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Dylan To Play Free Basque Gig

28th April 2006 14:03

Legendary rocker BOB DYLAN is to play a free peace concert in the Basque region of Spain following last month's (APR06) permanent ceasefire by...

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Abba Star Faces Unpaid Tax Demand

28th April 2006 17:44

ABBA songwriter BJORN ULVAEUS has been accused of evading paying tax in Sweden on royalties from the band's songs and musicals since they split -...

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Eminem Pays Mother's Medical Bills

28th April 2006 17:44

EMINEM has reportedly agreed to pay his dying mother's medical bills in an attempt to reconcile their relationship. The STAN rapper has allegedly...

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Mandela's Daughter Aids Snoop Release

28th April 2006 17:44

LATEST: Former South African President NELSON MANDELA's daughter stepped in to aid SNOOP DOGG's release from a British police cell where he was being...

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Vallee's Mid-life Crisis Film

28th April 2006 17:44

Canadian JEAN-MARC VALLEE was inspired to create his award-winning film C.R.A.Z.Y while in the midst of a mid-life crisis. The French-speaking star...

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Clint Eastwood Still Active At 75

28th April 2006 17:44

Movie veteran CLINT EASTWOOD blew former child star JAMIE BELL away with his amazing feats of athleticism while shooting new war movie FLAGS OF OUR...

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Prince William On Love Island

28th April 2006 17:44

British Royal PRINCE WILLIAM has flown to a hedonistic holiday island to vacation with his long term girlfriend KATE MIDDLETON. The 23 year old...

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Jovovich Battles Skimpy Women

28th April 2006 17:44

Actress MILLA JOVOVICH started her fashion range after growing sick of watching women strip off to attract men. The 30-year-old Ukrainian born star...

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Murphy To Return To Beverly Hills Cop

28th April 2006 17:44

Hollywood funnyman EDDIE MURPHY is set to return to his roots and star in a fourth BEVERLY HILLS COP installment. Murphy became a box-office...

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Selleck Says No To Magnum Movie

28th April 2006 17:44

MAGNUM PI star TOM SELLECK has snubbed the chance to reprise his most famous role in a movie version of the hit series. A film adaptation of the...

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Ang Lee Honoured In Hometown

28th April 2006 17:44

Oscar-winner ANG LEE was today (28AUG06) honoured in his hometown of Tainan, Taiwan, for his achievements in making gay cowboy romance BROKEBACK...

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Kidman's Winter Wedding

28th April 2006 17:44

Hollywood star NICOLE KIDMAN is planning to marry boyfriend KEITH URBAN in a winter ceremony in her home city Sydney, Australia. According to...

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Monkeys Team Up With Cooper Clarke

28th April 2006 17:44

Indie rockers ARCTIC MONKEYS are collaborating with punk poet JOHN COOPER CLARKE on some new songs. The I BET YOU LOOK GOOD ON THE DANCEFLOOR...

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Pet Shop Boys Told To Be Politically Balanced

28th April 2006 17:44

Pop duo THE PET SHOP BOYS have had a theatrical anti-war performance of their new hit I'M WITH STUPID censored by BBC bosses - to avoid a political...

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Police Investigating Damning Doherty Photos

28th April 2006 17:44

LATEST: British police are launching an investigation in photographs published by a British newspaper which purportedly show troubled rocker PETE...

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Movie Reviews: Stick It

28th April 2006 18:15

Stick It is another movie that appears to borrow from previous movies with aplomb. As Nathan Lee observes in the New York Times, it "takes the...

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Movie Reviews: Akeelah And The Bee

28th April 2006 18:15

Akeelah and the Bee is essentially a sports movie in which the sport is spelling. Most critics are charmed. Dana Stevens in the New York Times...

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Movie Reviews: Rv

28th April 2006 18:15

Barry Sonnenfeld's RV is another family vacation movie, with Robin Williams in the Chevy Chase role. It's the kind of film critics have difficulty...

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Pellicano Story Won't Fly, Say Celebs

28th April 2006 18:15

Paramount chief Brad Grey and representatives of Brad Pitt, Adam Sandler, and the late Chris Farley have accused Vanity Fair of running an...

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Coke Produces Ad With White Stripes Leader, But Where Will It Air?

28th April 2006 18:15

Coca-Cola has confirmed that it plans to air a 100-second commercial  featuring a song, "Love Is the Truth," written for the brand by Jack White...

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Abc To Offer Interactive Commercials With Online Shows

28th April 2006 18:15

Although there has been some grumbling about ABC's announced plan to prevent viewers from skipping commercials when it makes some of its primetime...

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Rather Says He May Leave Cbs And Go Blogging

28th April 2006 18:15

Dan Rather has disclosed that CBS has discouraged network newsmen from blogging. Dave Winer, who operates the blog Scripting News, said that Rather...

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Rosie To Return

28th April 2006 18:15

Rosie O'Donnell is expected to replace Meredith Vieira on ABC's syndicated talk show The View, the TV newsmagazine Extra reported Thursday. The...

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Lopez Sought More 'Peace And Goodness' After Affleck Split

28th April 2006 19:13

Singer/actress JENNIFER LOPEZ claims her breakup with former fiance BEN AFFLECK forced her to seek more peace and goodness in her life. The couple...

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50 Cent Launches Fitness Campaign

28th April 2006 19:13

LATEST: Rapper 50 CENT has joined forces with the fitness expert JORGE CRUISE to help improve children's eating habits in the US. The pair are...

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Motley Crue Movie Set For Big Screen

28th April 2006 19:13

The raunchy tale of rocker group MOTLEY CRUE's rise to the top is being made into a feature film. THE DIRT is being made by Paramount Classics and...

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Miami Vice Inspired By Ali

28th April 2006 19:13

Hollywood director MICHAEL MANN was inspired to remake MIAMI VICE after attending legendary boxer MUHAMMAD ALI's birthday party. The ALI director...

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The Things They Say 1927

28th April 2006 19:13

"I saw a nun rollerblading. I swear it's not a joke. This was a serious nun, getting her workout in the habit and very impressive. New York. Amazing...

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Gainsbourg's Struggle With Shyness

28th April 2006 19:13

Actress/singer CHARLOTTE GAINSBOURG still suffers from crippling shyness after 20 years working in front of cameras. The 21 GRAMS star, the...

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Jamie Bell Wants To Direct

28th April 2006 19:13

Working with Oscar-winning actor-director CLINT EASTWOOD's has inspired JAMIE BELL to aspire to step behind the camera. Bell, 20, was directed by...

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Jolie Fires Hollywood Agents

28th April 2006 19:13

ANGELINA JOLIE has fired her agents at top Hollywood talent firm CAA after only 13 months of representation. The TOMB RAIDER star signed on with...

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Spade: Locklear Feels Betrayed

28th April 2006 19:13

LATEST: Actor DAVID SPADE claims HEATHER LOCKLEAR feels betrayed by former best friend DENISE RICHARDS, who is now dating her estranged husband...

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Pitt And Sandler Slam Vanity Fair Piece

28th April 2006 19:13

LATEST: Actors BRAD PITT and ADAM SANDLER are slamming VANITY FAIR magazine's expose on Hollywood detective ANTHONY PELLICANO, insisting allegations...

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Baldwin Brother Busted For Drugs

28th April 2006 19:13

Actor DANIEL BALDWIN has been arrested for cocaine possession at a Southern California motel. The 45-year-old star - a member of the famous Baldwin...

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Neville Records Tribute To Soul Stars

28th April 2006 19:13

Singer AARON NEVILLE is paying tribute to some of soul music's biggest stars by recording 15 soul classics for his next album. The DON'T KNOW MUCH...

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Justin Turned Down Teen Movies

28th April 2006 19:13

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE turned down the chance to star in teen comedies, so he could prove himself as a serious actor. The singer made his movie debut in...

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Bush Attacks Spanish Us Anthem

28th April 2006 19:13

US President GEORGE W BUSH has attacked the release of American national anthem THE STAR-SPANGLED BANNER - in Spanish. A new version of the anthem,...

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Snoop's Prison Press Release

28th April 2006 19:13

SNOOP DOGG's movie production company went to bizarre lengths to get publicity from the rapper's arrest in London on Wednesday (26APR06), issuing a...

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