Celebrity Gossip, Music, Movie and Entertainment News 29th October 2004

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Casablanca Is Top Romantic Film

29th October 2004 2:29

CASABLANCA has been named the top film in a new list of romantic movies that will help men seduce women. Scientists in Michigan have discovered...

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The Archers Star Dies

29th October 2004 2:29

THE ARCHERS radio star GRAHAM ROBERTS died yesterday (28OCT04) at the age of 75. The actor had played gamekeeper GEORGE BARFORD for 31 years in...

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Gellar Put Off Motherhood By Friends' Children

29th October 2004 2:29

Former BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER star SARAH MICHELLE GELLAR is reminded why she never wants children whenever she spends time with her friends'...

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Gibson To Vote For 'Biggest Lemon'

29th October 2004 2:29

MEL GIBSON has branded the upcoming American presidential election a "nightmare" - because he doesn't particularly care for either candidate. ...

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Mcgreggor Thanks Trek Partner For Meningitis Support

29th October 2004 2:29

TRAINSPOTTING star EWAN McGREGGOR has credited his partner in US reality show AMERICAN CHOPPER with helping him through his daughter's battle with...

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O'reilly Settles Sex Harassment Case

29th October 2004 2:29

Controversial American broadcaster BILL O'REILLY has settled his phone sex harassment case without admitting any wrong-doing. The FOX NEWS...

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Joey Lawrence Splits From Wife

29th October 2004 2:29

Former teen TV pin-up JOEY LAWRENCE has split from his wife of two years. The former BLOSSOM star wed producer MICHELLE VELLA in Malibu,...

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Red Sox Victory Captured In Barrymore Movie

29th October 2004 2:29

Movie beauty DREW BARRYMORE reshot the final scenes of new baseball romance film FEVER PITCH while the BOSTON RED SOX beat the NEW YORK YANKEES in...

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Timberlake To Star In The Oc

29th October 2004 2:29

Pop hunk JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE has landed a recurring role in the second series of hit TV show THE OC. The LIKE I LOVE YOU hitmaker, who filmed his...

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Arnie Wants A Presidential Chance

29th October 2004 2:29

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER has confirmed he has his political sights set on becoming the President of America. Constitutional rules forbid immigrants...

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Fox Trembles With Rage On Tv Show

29th October 2004 2:29

BACK TO THE FUTURE star MICHAEL J FOX trembled with rage on TV yesterday (28OCT04) when he addressed his frustrations about stem cell research. ...

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Another Hilton Sex Tape To Hit The Market

29th October 2004 2:29

Hotel heiress PARIS HILTON is facing another round of public humiliation - her ex-boyfriend RICK SALOMON plans to release another DVD of the pair...

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Degeneres To Adopt?

29th October 2004 2:29

Comedienne ELLEN DeGENERES reportedly has plans to adopt a child with her actress girlfriend ALEXANDRA HEDISON. DeGeneres, ex-girlfriend of...

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Mcgraw Surprised By Italian American Honour

29th October 2004 2:29

LATEST: Country star TIM McGRAW was as surprised as his fans when he was feted by the ITALIAN AMERICAN FOUNDATION recently. The singer, husband...

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Nick Cave Leaves Gospel Choir Laughing With Odd Lyrics

29th October 2004 2:29

Australian rocker NICK CAVE's raw lyrics left members of the LONDON COMMUNITY GOSPEL CHOIR so stunned during recording, they're heard laughing on...

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Petty Pens Memoirs

29th October 2004 2:29

TOM PETTY has signed up to become the latest celebrity to pen his memoirs after agreeing to relive his life with AMERICAN SONGWRITER magazine...

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Busted's Musical Tribute To Peel

29th October 2004 2:29

Boyband BUSTED will make an emotional musical tribute to late DJ JOHN PEEL at Britain's SMASH HITS POLL WINNERS' PARTY next month (21NOV04). The...

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Carey Makes Another Attempt At Acting

29th October 2004 2:29

MARIAH CAREY is planning to star in another movie - undeterred by her 2001 all-round flop GLITTER. The HONEY star, whose '80s-themed movie was...

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Ja Rule's Manager Arrested For Drug Possession

29th October 2004 2:29

Hip-hop star JA RULE's tour was delayed on Wednesday (27OCT04) when his manager BURNZ was arrested for the possession of drugs. The LIVIN' IT UP...

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Dion 'Horrified' Madonna's Her Relative

29th October 2004 2:29

Canadian singer CELINE DION is 'horrified' by the discovery she's related to pop queen MADONNA. Genealogist TROY DUNN uncovered the shocking...

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Mcfadden Weeps On Live Tv

29th October 2004 2:29

Pop hunk BRIAN McFADDEN broke down on live TV last night (28OCT04) while discussing the end of his marriage to former ATOMIC KITTEN, KERRY. The...

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Eminem Skips Uncle's Funeral

29th October 2004 2:29

LATEST: Hip-hop star EMINEM decided to stay away from his uncle TODD NELSON's funeral last week (ends22OCT04) - because he "can't handle" the sad...

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Stewart Offers Jury Free Concert

29th October 2004 2:29

LATEST: British rocker ROD STEWART was forbidden from singing to the jury during his Los Angeles trial on Wednesday (27OCT04), where he was accused...

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Olsens Love Taco Stand

29th October 2004 9:36

The OLSEN twins MARY-KATE and ASHLEY have given a little-known taco stand in California a boost by claiming it's the best fast food place in Los...

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Ball And Arnaz Museum Takes On Teaching Role

29th October 2004 9:36

A planned museum honouring late comics LUCILLE BALL and DESI ARNAZ has expanded and is now set to offer budding comedians lessons in the...

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Gellar Enjoys More Social Time

29th October 2004 9:36

Actress SARAH MICHELLE GELLAR is happy she's no longer starring in BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER - because the show blocked her from spending time with...

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Fuentes Launches Jewellery Line

29th October 2004 9:36

Former model DAISY FUENTES is extending her fashion line to include a new bargain costume jewellery and time-piece line. The South American...

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Gellar Wants To Kill Bill

29th October 2004 9:36

Horror film queen SARAH MICHELLE GELLAR wished she had the chance to star in QUENTIN TARANTINO's hit KILL BILL films. The former BUFFY, THE...

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Pitt Is Viewers' Choice For Celebrity President

29th October 2004 9:36

American television audiences have voted the celebrity they want as president - and the winner is BRAD PITT. The movie hunk beat BEN AFFLECK by...

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Moss Painting To Fetch Millions

29th October 2004 9:36

A nude painting of supermodel KATE MOSS during her 2001 pregnancy is expected to sell for a staggering $6.3 million (GBP3.5 million) at auction. ...

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Winslet Slams Hollywood's Vanity

29th October 2004 9:36

TITANIC star KATE WINSLET is disgusted by Hollywood's obsession with cosmetic surgery. The British beauty is temporarily living in Los Angeles...

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Knoxville Defends Sexual Perversions

29th October 2004 9:36

Prankster-turned-actor JOHNNY KNOXVILLE's latest movie A DIRTY SHAME has given him a new understanding of sexual perversions. The star now...

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X Factor Finalists To Tour

29th October 2004 9:36

Finalists from SIMON COWELL, SHARON OSBOURNE and LOUISE WALSH's TV talent show THE X FACTOR will go on tour next year (05). The British...

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Blue Star's Bad Hygiene

29th October 2004 9:36

British BLUE singer DUNCAN JAMES may be a rich pop star - but he still gets nagged by his mother to clean his room. The ALL RISE hitmaker, 25,...

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Cave Advises Fans To Listen To Album In Two Parts

29th October 2004 9:36

Rocker NICK CAVE is advising fans to listen to his new double album ABATTOIR BLUES/THE LYRE OF ORPHEUS in two parts - one year apart. The...

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Lee Ryan: I Own Girl's Breasts

29th October 2004 9:36

BLUE hunk LEE RYAN has claimed ownership of a girl's breasts - because a woman paid for silicone implants with money from a newspaper story about...

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Marley Plans To Fund Farms With Clothing Line Profits

29th October 2004 9:36

Reggae legend BOB MARLEY's designer son ROHAN plans to create working farms in his native Jamaica and Africa with the proceeds from his new...

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Scissor Sisters Ask Fans To Get Naked

29th October 2004 9:36

New York pop group SCISSORS SISTERS have credited their "openly gay", camp image for making their female fans feel comfortable enough to get naked...

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Joss Stone: 'Leave Britney Alone'

29th October 2004 9:36

British soul sensation JOSS STONE is urging critics to leave BRITNEY SPEARS alone. The 17-year-old beauty believes TOXIC singer Spears is...

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Cowell Slams Halliwell's Music Video

29th October 2004 9:36

THE X FACTOR judge SIMON COWELL has branded GERI HALLIWELL's new music video "one of the worst" he's ever seen. The outspoken music mogul is...

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Wilde Collection Up For Auction

29th October 2004 14:23

A collection of legendary author OSCAR WILDE's books, letters and photographs are up for auction today (29OCT04) at SOTHEBY'S in London to mark...

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Kidman's Gift To Kids

29th October 2004 14:23

Hollywood star NICOLE KIDMAN is compiling a time capsule for her children to open when they turn 18. The actress feels guilty about the time she...

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September 11 Report Sparks Dramatic Interest

29th October 2004 14:23

The official inquiry into the September 11 (01) terrorist attacks has sparked interest from two American TV channels who want to dramatise it into...

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Mullally Set For Guys And Dolls

29th October 2004 14:23

WILL + GRACE star MEGAN MULLALLY is in talks to star in a London stage production of GUYS AND DOLLS. The actress, who plays KAREN in the NBC...

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Cleese's Online Autobiography

29th October 2004 14:23

Former MONTY PYTHON star JOHN CLEESE has turned is back on a big money publishing deal, to release his autobiography on the internet. The...

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Clooney Apologises To Neighbours

29th October 2004 14:23

Hollywood hunk GEORGE CLOONEY has written a letter of apology to over 400 hundred of his neighbours in the Italian village of Laglio for the chaos...

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Mr And Mrs Smith In Trouble

29th October 2004 14:23

The release date for the BRAD PITT and ANGELINA JOLIE movie MR AND MRS SMITH is reportedly delayed indefinitely, as filming has over-run. ...

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Hasselhoff Avoids Jail

29th October 2004 14:23

Former BAYWATCH star DAVID HASSELHOFF narrowly avoided a jail sentence on drink driving charges yesterday (28OCT04). The 52-year-old actor was...

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Eminem: 'I'm A Perfectionist'

29th October 2004 14:23

EMINEM's ultimate ambition is to be respected as the greatest rapper of all time. The SLIM SHADY rapper is constantly trying to up the ante and...

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Ja Rule: 'Hip Hop Can Choke Artists'

29th October 2004 14:23

Badboy rapper JA RULE has slammed the hip hop industry for "pigeon-holing" artists into categories. The 28-year-old claims it is easy for...

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Byrne: 'Mcfadden Was Naive'

29th October 2004 14:23

WESTLIFE heart-throb NICKY BYRNE puts the failure of former bandmate BRIAN McFADDEN's marriage down to his fledgling solo career. The MANDY...

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Darkness Album Paid For With Thongs

29th October 2004 14:23

Sexy underwear bearing the logo of glam rockers THE DARKNESS has become such a huge hit - sales of the knickers have funded the band's new album. ...

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Morrissey Keen On Kerry

29th October 2004 14:23

British rocker MORRISSEY has thrown his weight behind Democrat JOHN KERRY's campaign to oust American President GEORGE W BUSH from the White...

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Ja Rule: 'Critics Are Just Aspiring Artists'

29th October 2004 14:23

Hip-hop star JA RULE has hit out at music critics, accusing them of being frustrated artists. The AIN'T IT FUNNY rapper is not unfazed about...

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Eminem: 'I Just Speak My Mind'

29th October 2004 14:23

Rapper EMINEM unwittingly courts controversy through his honesty and his habit of speaking his mind. The STAN star claims he behaves exactly the...

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Jam Master Jay Tributes Planned

29th October 2004 14:23

The family of murdered hip-hop star JAM MASTER JAY will hold a series of events in January (05) to mark what would have been the RUN-DMC DJ'S 40th...

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Blue In Airport Bust Up

29th October 2004 14:23

British BLUE stars LEE RYAN and DUNCAN JAMES narrowly avoided being arrested after a row with French airport security officials. The ALL RISE...

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