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

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Knightley Thrilled With Dual Kissing Duty

28th June 2006 0:00

KEIRA KNIGHTLEY was thrilled when she learned she would be kissing both ORLANDO BLOOM and JOHNNY DEPP in PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MAN'S CHEST. ...

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Hasselhoff Plans Self-titled Musical

28th June 2006 0:00

Former BAYWATCH star DAVID HASSELHOFF loves being on stage so much, he has written a musical for himself. The star is getting back to what he loves...

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Timberlake And Diaz Recover From 'Rough Patch'

28th June 2006 0:00

LATEST: JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE and CAMERON DIAZ have flown to Barcelona, Spain to repair their relationship after hitting a "rough patch". Last week...

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The Things They Say 2353

28th June 2006 0:00

"I am so honoured to be honoured by my own people. This means everything to me." CHAKA KHAN was delighted to win a Lifetime Achievement Award at last...

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Bennett To Celebrate 80th Birthday With Tv Bash

28th June 2006 0:00

US network NBC will salute singing legend TONY BENNETT with an 80th birthday bash this autumn (06). TONY BENNETT: AN AMERICAN CLASSIC, will be...

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Jones Reynolds Told Not To Return To The View

28th June 2006 0:00

LATEST: STAR JONES REYNOLDS was ordered not to return to work today (28JUN06), after making a surprise announcement live on air on Tuesday (27JUN06)...

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Simpson: 'I Don't Feel Like Singing The Blues'

28th June 2006 0:00

JESSICA SIMPSON insists she has no desire to sing about her break-up from estranged husband NICK LACHEY. The singer announced she was divorcing her...

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Pitt And Jolie To Adopt Older Male Child

28th June 2006 0:00

BRAD PITT and ANGELINA JOLIE are planning to adopt an older male child to add to their growing family, according to media reports in the US. The...

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Spelling 'Betrayed' By Mother

28th June 2006 0:00

LATEST: TORI SPELLING is furious she never received a phone call from her mother CANDY saying her father AARON SPELLING had died and instead received...

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Pregnant Spears Poses Nude

28th June 2006 0:00

Pop star BRITNEY SPEARS has once again raised eyebrows by posing nude on the cover of the August (06) edition of Harper's Bazaar magazine. The...

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Fall Out Boy's Stump: 'My Action Figure Face'

28th June 2006 0:00

FALL OUT BOY singer PATRICK STUMP is grateful he can live an anonymous life, because fans never recognise him in person. The DANCE DANCE singer...

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Fast And The Furious: Tokyo Drift Holds UK Top Spot

28th June 2006 0:00

THE FAST AND THE FURIOUS: TOKYO DRIFT continues to sit atop the UK and Irish box-office chart for the second weekend in a row. The third installment...

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Fascinating Fact 1696

28th June 2006 0:00

The manager of the Odeon cinema in London's Kensington High Street has granted DEATH WISH film-maker MICHAEL WINNER special permission to help...

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Crawford's Skin Cancer Scare

28th June 2006 0:00

Supermodel CINDY CRAWFORD has had three moles removed in a bid to avoid skin cancer after tanning herself in the blazing sun for years. The...

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Fascinating Fact 1695

28th June 2006 0:00

American duo GNARLS BARKLEY have rescheduled their gig at London's Hammersmith Apollo on 5 July (06) to the following day (06JUL06) to avoid a clash...

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Damon's Kirk Casting In Doubt

28th June 2006 0:00

Film-maker KEVIN SMITH has cast doubt on speculation MATT DAMON is being lined up to fill WILLIAM SHATNER's shoes as the new CAPTAIN KIRK. MISSION:...

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The Things They Say 2352

28th June 2006 0:00

"Some of the new songs are quite angry. It's just the times we're living in. We've got global fundamentalism, state-sponsored terrorism, dirty bombs,...

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Affleck Moans To Smith

28th June 2006 0:00

BEN AFFLECK is struggling with his directorial debut GONE, BABY, GONE so much he has called up old friend and film-maker KEVIN SMITH for advice. ...

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Chan Leaves Half His Fortune To Charity

28th June 2006 0:00

Hong Kong actor JACKIE CHAN will donate half of his fortune to his own charity when he dies. The RUSH HOUR kung fu star refuses to disclose his...

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Church Ignores Weight Scrutiny

28th June 2006 0:00

Welsh singer CHARLOTTE CHURCH is desperately trying to ignore the constant media scrutiny of her weight and figure. The curvy CRAZY CHICK hitmaker...

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Voivod Soldier On After Guitarist's Death

28th June 2006 0:00

Canadian metal band VOIVOD found recording their first album following the death of guitarist DENIS 'PIGGY' D'AMOUR last August (05), to be like...

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French Rapper Avoids Prosecution

28th June 2006 0:00

Outspoken French rapper MONSIEUR R will not face prosecution over controversial song lyrics which likened France to a 'slut' and its government to...

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Creamfields To Go Ahead Despite Council Protests

28th June 2006 0:00

England's Creamfields dance festival will take place this summer (26-27AUG06) in Daresbury, Liverpool, despite protests over noise pollution lodged...

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Hilton Denied Discount At Family Hotel

28th June 2006 0:00

Partying heiress PARIS HILTON was denied a special discount when she checked in at her family's Hilton Hotel in Glasgow recently. The socialite was...

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Plan B Slams Foul-mouthed Critics

28th June 2006 0:00

British rapper PLAN B has hit out at critics of his obscenity-laden songs, insisting they are all hypocrites. The fledgling hip-hop star - real name...

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Ono Relates War Memories

28th June 2006 0:00

YOKO ONO has recalled the suffering of her late father who was incarcerated in a Vietnam concentration camp during the Second World War. Ono, the...

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Depp Not Playing Hutchence

28th June 2006 0:00

LATEST: JOHNNY DEPP has rubbished reports he plans to play late INXS rocker MICHAEL HUTCHENCE in a planned biopic called SLIDE AWAY. Even if he were...

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Imbruglia Campaigns For Childbirth Disease Awareness

28th June 2006 0:00

Australian pop star NATALIE IMBRUGLIA has lent her support to an awareness campaign for childbirth disease obstetric fistula. The TORN hitmaker has...

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Kidman 'Gobsmacked' By Wedding Attention

28th June 2006 0:00

Oscar-winning actress NICOLE KIDMAN is still amazed by the huge amount of media interest her marriage to KEITH URBAN generated around the world. THE...

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Hasselhoff's Ex Composing Album Aimed At Him

28th June 2006 0:00

DAVID HASSELHOFF's estranged wife PAMELA BACH is reportedly hitting back at the former BAYWATCH star by recording an album about spousal abuse. The...

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Police Investigating Shooting Of Horn's Wife

28th June 2006 0:00

LATEST: Police have launched an investigation into the shooting of TREVOR HORN's wife on Sunday (25JUN06), which has left her in a coma. JILL...

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Depp Keeps Sparrow Sexually Ambiguous

28th June 2006 0:00

JOHNNY DEEP is keen to keep his PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN character CAPTAIN JACK SPARROW's sexual orientation ambiguous, because he is convinced real...

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Geldof's 'False' Dating Claims

28th June 2006 0:00

SIR BOB GELDOF's socialite daughter PEACHES has sparked fury after claiming she is dating British TV comic NOEL FIELDING. Peaches recently split...

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Sleater-kinney Split

28th June 2006 0:00

Cult rockers SLEATER-KINNEY will split when they complete their summer tour of the US. The all-girl trio have decided to go on an "indefinite...

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Backstreet Boys Still On As A Foursome

28th June 2006 0:00

LATEST: THE BACKSTREET BOYS' comeback will continue unfazed by KEVIN RICHARDSON's departure, bandmember BRIAN LITTRELL insists. Richardson pulled...

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Jones Reynolds Refutes Walters' Rating Claims

28th June 2006 0:00

LATEST: US TV presenter STAR JONES REYNOLDS has hit back at former THE VIEW co-host BARBARA WALTERS' claim she was 'fired' from the show due to poor...

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Limbaugh Jokes About Viagra Arrest

28th June 2006 0:00

LATEST: US talk show host RUSH LIMBAUGH joked about his Viagra arrest during his radio show yesterday (27JUN06), insisting he had a fantastic time in...

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Flowers Hits Out At Pop Punks

28th June 2006 0:00

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has hit out at America's hunger for pop punk bands, insisting he wants to beat them all to death. The JENNY WAS...

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Recovered Brown Plans Studio Comeback

28th June 2006 0:00

LATEST: FOXY BROWN will release a comeback album in December (06), after surgery successfully restored her hearing. Last December (05), the rapper...

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Gambon: 'I'm So Jealous Of Nighy'

28th June 2006 0:00

THE OMEN star MICHAEL GAMBON is insanely jealous of his best friend actor BILL NIGHY, and always tries to out-class him in movies. Gambon fears his...

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Hilton: 'I Don't Care About Richie'

28th June 2006 0:00

PARIS HILTON has categorically ruled out any chance of a reconciliation with former best friend NICOLE RICHIE, insisting she just "doesn't care". ...

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Langham Child Porn Case Adjourned

28th June 2006 0:00

British comedy star CHRIS LANGHAM's child porn case has been adjourned by magistrates. The Bafta award-winning actor has been charged with 15 counts...

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Ne-yo Tells Britney 'Dump Kevin'

28th June 2006 0:00

Rapper NE-YO has urged BRITNEY SPEARS to ditch her husband KEVIN FEDERLINE, branding him a freeloader. The 23-year-old is helping Spears work on new...

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Church Denies Pregnancy

28th June 2006 0:00

Welsh singer CHARLOTTE CHURCH is slamming reports she's expecting a child with rugby ace boyfriend GAVIN HENSON. The CRAZY CHICK singer is baffled...

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Jolie: 'Zahara Is Jealous Of Baby Shiloh'

28th June 2006 0:00

ANGELINA JOLIE and BRAD PITT are lavishing extra love on adopted daughter ZAHARA, because she's jealous of her baby sister SHILOH NOUVEL. Jolie...

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Bloom Mocked By Unfamous Friends

28th June 2006 0:00

ORLANDO BLOOM doesn't get any star treatment from the friends he made before finding fame - instead they "take the p**" out of his celebrity status. ...

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The Things They Say 2351

28th June 2006 0:00

"CHRIS (ROBINSON) says we practice all the time, so we're bound to slip-up." KATE HUDSON on her chances of having a second child.

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Hilton's Flight Drama

28th June 2006 0:00

Socialite PARIS HILTON was forced to drive from Las Vegas, Nevada to Los Angeles after airline officials told her she couldn't bring her six pets on...

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Minogue's Scaly Encounter

28th June 2006 0:00

Australian pop star DANNII MINOGUE is recovering after a terrifying encounter with a python during the shooting of a new music video. The singer was...

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Portman And Izzard Vying For Bowles Role

28th June 2006 0:00

Hollywood beauty NATALIE PORTMAN and cross-dressing Brit EDDIE IZZARD are going head-to-head for the chance to play SALLY BOWLES in the London...

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Foxx, Kanye, Blige And Brown Lead Bet Winners

28th June 2006 0:00

Rapper KANYE WEST and singers MARY J BLIGE, CHRIS BROWN and JAMIE FOXX were the bigger winners at the Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards on...

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De Ravin Weds Actor Love

28th June 2006 0:00

LOST beauty EMILIE DE RAVIN has married her long-term love JOSH JANOWICZ. The 24-year-old actress, who plays young mother CLAIRE LITTLETON on the...

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Dicaprio's Diamond Film Causes Controversy

28th June 2006 0:00

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO's new movie THE BLOOD DIAMONDS is causing controversy amongst jewel bosses, who claim the film could hurt diamond sales. DiCaprio...

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Maxwell's Life To Hit The Big Screen

28th June 2006 0:00

The life of late media mogul ROBERT MAXWELL is heading for the big screen. AMERICAN PSYCHO producer EDWARD R PRESSMAN is adapting the London stage...

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Moss Wants To Get Chilly With Arctic Monkey

28th June 2006 0:00

Supermodel KATE MOSS is reportedly pursuing ARCTIC MONKEYS frontman ALEX TURNER for a date. The English beauty, 32, has already been romantically...

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The Things They Say 2350

28th June 2006 0:00

"I've been craving peanut butter and mayonnaise fried cheese sandwiches." ANNA NICOLE SMITH, who is six months pregnant with her second child, on her...

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Beckham 'Inspiration' For Anorexics

28th June 2006 0:00

VICTORIA BECKHAM's weight is causing controversy again after it was revealed the former SPICE GIRL's figure inspires anorexics to slim. The 5 foot 5...

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Hilton Feared Photographers While Filming Video

28th June 2006 0:00

Socialite PARIS HILTON was terrified the paparazzi would use pictures of her frolicking on the beach while filming her latest video to spread untrue...

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Moss Autobiography Back On

28th June 2006 0:00

LATEST: Supermodel KATE MOSS is still planning to release an autobiography, but insists it will be at least a year before she starts writing the...

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Bloom And Bosworth Team-up For Film

28th June 2006 0:00

ORLANDO BLOOM will join his real-life girlfriend KATE BOSWORTH for the independent drama SEASONS OF DUST. The movie is being produced by FARGO...

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Harper Lee Writes Rare Item

28th June 2006 0:00

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD author HARPER LEE has published a rare piece for OPRAH WINFREY's magazine. Lee recently penned a letter for O, The Oprah...

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Chef Carrier Dies

28th June 2006 0:00

American TV chef ROBERT CARRIER died in the south of France yesterday morning (27JUN06). He was 82. The New York-born star discovered his love for...

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Duff Dumped Bad Friends

28th June 2006 0:00

Singer/actress HILARY DUFF was forced to get rid of some of her friends after they continued to betray her. The WHY NOT? singer decided she needed...

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Walters 'Betrayed' By Jones Reynolds

28th June 2006 0:00

US TV veteran BARBARA WALTERS feels "betrayed" by her THE VIEW co-host STAR JONES REYNOLDS following her shock on-air announcement of her departure...

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Pitt Plagued By Paparazzi 'Madness'

28th June 2006 0:00

BRAD PITT and ANGELINA JOLIE are being stalked by aggressive paparazzi who have surrounded their house in Malibu, California. Since the couple and...

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Fatboy's Superstitions

28th June 2006 0:00

DJ FATBOY SLIM puts his success down to bizarre superstitious rituals - one involves him always performing barefoot. The PRAISE YOU hitmaker refuses...

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Kylie: 'I Was Supporting Oz'

28th June 2006 0:00

LATEST: Pop singer KYLIE MINOGUE has lashed at reports she and sister DANNII abandoned their native Australia to cheer on France in the soccer World...

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Sanitation Team Welcome Boy George

28th June 2006 0:00

LATEST: New York's Department of Sanitation are eager to meet their new recruit BOY GEORGE, after he was sentenced to five days of community service...

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Hicks Hates Hit Song

28th June 2006 0:00

AMERICAN IDOL winner TAYLOR HICKS hates his first hit single DO I MAKE YOU PROUD? because it makes him feel like a karaoke singer. The 29-year-old...

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Bloom: 'Career Comes Before Love'

28th June 2006 0:00

ORLANDO BLOOM puts his Hollywood career before his on/off relationship with KATE BOSWORTH, because he's terrified he'll lose his lucky streak. The...

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Beart's Circus Dream

28th June 2006 0:00

The world would have missed out on French screen siren EMMANUELLE BEART had she followed her dreams to become a female soccer player or a circus...

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English Boxer Khan Charged Over Car Smash

28th June 2006 0:00

English boxing sensation AMIR KHAN was charged with dangerous driving after allegedly hitting a man with his car yesterday (27JUN06). Lightweight...

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Geldof's Phone Power

28th June 2006 0:00

Campaigning rocker SIR BOB GELDOF's power and influence is so great, he can speak to most of the world's leaders at the touch of a button. The...

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Goldfrapp To Sing Bond Theme?

28th June 2006 0:00

British electronica band GOLDFRAPP has reportedly been approached to record the theme tune for the forthcoming JAMES BOND movie. Frontwoman ALISON...

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Jackson Moving To Europe To Resume Career

28th June 2006 0:00

LATEST: Pop superstar MICHAEL JACKSON, who has been living in Bahrain since he was acquitted of child molestation charges, is moving to Europe. ...

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Britney: 'I've Beaten The Paparazzi'

28th June 2006 0:00

BRITNEY SPEARS is enjoying pregnancy much more the second time around, because she has learned how to elude the watching eye of paparazzi...

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Hurley And Macpherson Triumph At Magazine Awards

28th June 2006 0:00

British beauty ELIZABETH HURLEY and Australian supermodel ELLE MACPHERSON were honoured for their contributions to fashion at the inaugural Grazia O2...

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Kylie Sick Of Wedding Rumours

28th June 2006 0:00

Pop singer KYLIE MINOGUE has appealed to the world's media to stop reporting she is engaged or marrying her boyfriend OLIVIER MARTINEZ. The SLOW...

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Axl Rose Out Of Jail

28th June 2006 0:00

LATEST: GUNS N' ROSES frontman AXL ROSE was released from a Swedish jail on Tuesday (27JUN06), after being arrested for allegedly biting a security...

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Simpson Snubs Chance To Pose For Playboy

28th June 2006 1:57

LATEST: ASHLEE SIMPSON has turned down a multi-million dollar offer to pose for famed men's magazine Playboy. The 21-year-old was offered $4 million...

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Will Rowling Kill Off Harry?

28th June 2006 9:58

It became clear Monday that the Harry Potter franchise will end with the seventh film. Author J.K. Rowling said in a television interview in the U.K....

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Supreme Court Won't Hear Pooh Appeal

28th June 2006 9:58

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear a case brought by Clare Milne, the granddaughter of Winnie the Pooh writer A.A. Milne who had been...

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Sandler Clicks Again With Audiences

28th June 2006 9:58

Adam Sandler, a regular one-man Pixar studio whose name on the marquee appears likely to guarantee a movie's success regardless of what the critics...

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Studio Increasing Ad Spending On The Web

28th June 2006 9:58

Several critics have observed that it's really not necessary to sit through 2 1/2 hours of Superman Returns in order to see the best special-effects...

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Movie Reviews: Superman Returns

28th June 2006 9:58

Just like in the comics and the movies, Superman is receiving much adulation while dodging Kryptonite as he faces movie critics today (Tuesday) in...

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Britain's Most Powerful Tv Mogul May Be Forced Out

28th June 2006 9:58

Charles Allen, who, as CEO of ITV, is Britain's most powerful figure in commercial television, could be forced to resign within six weeks unless the...

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Nbc Enters The Enemy Camp

28th June 2006 9:58

Taking a kind of if-you-can't-beat-'em-join-'em stance, NBC, which like all of the other networks, has battled the YouTube video website over users...

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Star Jones To Leave The View

28th June 2006 9:58

Star Jones is expected to announce this week that she will leave The View sometime next month, Access Hollywood reported Monday. She has been a...

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Univision Sets Ratings Record With World Cup Coverage

28th June 2006 9:58

Saturday's World Cup coverage on Univision drew more Hispanic viewers than any previous Super Bowl telecast, which traditionally draws the biggest...

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Saban Morphs Into Univision Buyer

28th June 2006 9:58

Univision has agreed to accept an offer for the company from an investors' group led by onetime entertainment mogul Haim Saban (who introduced Mighty...

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Toronto Film Fest: Cannes Ii?

28th June 2006 18:20

Organizers of the 31st annual Toronto Film Festival, which opens on Sept. 7, unveiled a slate of films Tuesday that gave the Canadian festival the...

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Apple Victim Of Pirates

28th June 2006 18:20

Apple Computer, which has long maintained that the best way to combat Internet piracy is to offer music and video at reasonable prices, found itself...

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Diamond Industry Steps Up Protests Against Dicaprio Flick

28th June 2006 18:20

The diamond industry is expressing increasing concern that the upcoming movie The Blood Diamond, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, will make it appear as...

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Falwell: You "Got To Be A Homosexual" For Hollywood Success

28th June 2006 18:20

The Moral Majority's Jerry Falwell, who has campaigned for stronger regulations on racy film and television content, has told a church audience in...

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Mighty Return (And Returns) Expected For Superman

28th June 2006 18:20

Superman Returns is expected to leap over all its rivals in a single bound over the Fourth of July weekend, but analysts are divided over how high it...

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Buchwald Satire On Rather Confuses Bloggers

28th June 2006 18:20

Satirist Art Buchwald, whose stock-in-trade is the imaginary interview, has apparently pulled a great deal of wool over the eyes of some bloggers who...

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Vaya Con Univision?

28th June 2006 18:20

Shares in Spanish-language Univision rose more than 6 percent Tuesday on word that the company's board had accepted a cash buyout by an investor...

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World Cup Ad Buyers Confess: They Failed To Target Female Fans

28th June 2006 18:20

Advertisers have been stunned by research indicating that large numbers of women are tuning in to World Cup coverage, although commercials have been...

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Cable Movie Beats The Networks

28th June 2006 18:20

In a rare instance of a cable television show beating the broadcast networks in the ratings, Sunday night's telecast of Broken Trail, starring Robert...

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Walters Says Star Jones "Betrayed" Her

28th June 2006 18:20

Barbara Walters, who produces The View, said Tuesday that she felt "betrayed" when Star Jones announced during the show that she was leaving the...

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