Music, Movie and Entertainment News 31st August 2006

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Hagman's Earthquake Surgery

31st August 2006 0:00

Former DALLAS star LARRY HAGMAN couldn't have picked a worse time to go under the knife for a little nip and tuck - an earthquake hit Los Angeles...

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Mendes Downs Beer For Seduction Scene

31st August 2006 0:00

HITCH star EVA MENDES was so terrified of filming a scene where she seduces BILLY CRUDUP - she had to down an entire beer immediately before the...

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Sizemore Gets Own Reality Show

31st August 2006 0:00

Troubled BLACK HAWK DOWN star TOM SIZEMORE will star in his own reality show on US cable channel VH1. The actor will attempt to repair his damaged...

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Agbaje's Dustman Beginnings

31st August 2006 0:00

LOST star ADEWALE AKINNUOYE-AGBAJE was a dustman before rocketing to fame in the hit series, because it was the only way he could "feed himself". ...

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Fascinating Fact 2034

31st August 2006 0:00

JAMIE-LYNN SIGLER and ROBERT ILER will be guest starring as themselves on the new season of hit series ENTOURAGE. THE SOPRANOS siblings were...

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Pompeo's Early Ambition 'Laughed At' By Family

31st August 2006 0:00

GREY'S ANATOMY star ELLEN POMPEO was laughed at when she first told her family she wanted to act, even though she had actively been encouraged to...

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Favreau And Wife Welcome Third Child

31st August 2006 0:00

SWINGERS star JON FAVREAU and his wife JOYA welcomed their third child on Tuesday (29AUG06) in Los Angeles. Favreau announced the baby's birth on...

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Lawrence Goes Bald For Dancing With The Stars

31st August 2006 0:00

Former US TV pin-up JOEY LAWRENCE is set to shock fans when he steps out for his turn on talent show DANCING WITH THE STARS - he's bald. The former...

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Simpson's Dad Votes For Mayer

31st August 2006 0:00

LATEST: JESSICA SIMPSON'S father is thrilled with her new relationship with Grammy winner JOHN MAYER and insists her new beau is "an unbelievable...

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Morello: 'Sex Pistols Changed My Life'

31st August 2006 0:00

AUDIOSLAVE guitarist TOM MORELLO was inspired to form a band the minute he heard the groundbreaking SEX PISTOLS album NEVER MIND THE B**LOCKS, HERE'S...

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Trump Fires Apprentice Sidekick

31st August 2006 0:00

DONALD TRUMP has fired his APPRENTICE sidekick CAROLYN KEPCHER after she became too enamoured with her fame from the show. Kepcher was relieved of...

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Cube Switches To Independent Label

31st August 2006 0:00

Rapper ICE CUBE has turned his back on a major record deal to concentrate on making risque music on an independent label. The hip-hop star insists...

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Anderson Informed Lee Of Wedding Via Text Message

31st August 2006 0:00

Rocker TOMMY LEE was insulted when ex-wife PAMELA ANDERSON informed him of her upcoming wedding to KID ROCK by sending him a text message. The...

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Win Madonna's 'Pimped Ride'

31st August 2006 0:00

Superstar MADONNA has donated her 'pimped' van from her SORRY video for a London radio station competition. The MATERIAL GIRL's boring white van was...

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Rockers Flock To Team Up With Tate

31st August 2006 0:00

British rockers including GRAHAM COXON and THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS are teaming up with the Tate Modern in London to write tracks inspired by their...

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Federline To Guest Star On Entourage

31st August 2006 0:00

BRITNEY SPEARS' husband KEVIN FEDERLINE has scored another acting role on a hit TV series and will guest star on ENTOURAGE. Federline has already...

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Bush Assassinated In New Drama

31st August 2006 0:00

British broadcaster Channel 4 is set to premiere a controversial new drama detailing a fictional assassination of US President GEORGE W BUSH at the...

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Douglas Petrified Of Sharks

31st August 2006 0:00

MICHAEL DOUGLAS is terrified of sharks and fears he'll be eaten while swimming in the sea at his holiday home in Bermuda. But the veteran actor...

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Almodovar's Film Farts

31st August 2006 0:00

PEDRO ALMODOVAR insisted on featuring flatulence in new movie VOLVER - because he finds farting deeply meaningful. The Spanish director values the...

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Pink Goes Portable With Playstation

31st August 2006 0:00

Pop star PINK is to be the first artist to lend her name to a new pink console from PlayStationPortable in Europe - allowing her to display her music...

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Pompeo Inspired By Madonna

31st August 2006 0:00

GREY'S ANATOMY star ELLEN POMPEO insists she owes MADONNA a huge debt of gratitude, because the pop queen made her aware it was "OK" to grieve for...

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Kinnear: 'I Should Have Been A Waiter'

31st August 2006 0:00

Actor GREG KINNEAR was punished by critics for switching from being a successful talk-show host to becoming a screen actor - and he insists the media...

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Outkast Star Wants To Adopt Like Pitt

31st August 2006 0:00

OUTKAST father-of-three ANTWAN 'BIG BOI' PATTON loves kids much he's considering adopting a foreign baby like BRAD PITT and ANGELINA JOLIE. The HEY...

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Lost Star Refuses To Bow To Hollywood Pressure

31st August 2006 0:00

ADEWALE AKINNUOYE AGBAJE refuses to conform to Hollywood's demands to change his Nigerian name to something easier to pronounce, insisting it would...

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Allen Opens Up In London

31st August 2006 0:00

Veteran director WOODY ALLEN adores filming in London, because it forces him to socialise with cast and crew when he is away from his native New York...

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Muslims Protest Over Mercury Birthday Party

31st August 2006 0:00

Plans to celebrate late QUEEN frontman FREDDIE MERCURY's 60th birthday in his birth country Zanzibar could be axed over protests from a Muslim...

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Aniston To Sign With Nike?

31st August 2006 0:00

Former FRIENDS star JENNIFER ANISTON is reportedly set to sign a multi-million dollar deal with sports giant Nike. The Hollywood beauty, 37, is in...

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Primal Scream Rock Free Myspace Gig

31st August 2006 0:00

PRIMAL SCREAM are performing for free in London tonight (31AUG06) in the first of a series of rock concerts staged by online networking phenomenon...

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Pussycat Doll Slips Up On Tour

31st August 2006 0:00

Sexy THE PUSSYCAT DOLLS star KIMBERLY WYATT is struggling to complete the group's current tour because she's black and blue with bruises. The...

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The Things They Say 2787

31st August 2006 0:00

"It's really only necessary for two people to have a few things in common: sex, food and vacation destinations." BOYS ON THE SIDE star MARY-LOUISE...

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Mungo Jerry Banjo Player Charged With Assault

31st August 2006 0:00

The former banjo player of British 1970s band MUNGO JERRY has been charged with assaulting his ex-girlfriend and a pub landlord in Cornwall, South...

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Lionel Richie Approves Nicole's Jenner Romance

31st August 2006 0:00

Pop singer LIONEL RICHIE has confirmed reports his daughter NICOLE is dating reality TV star BRODY JENNER, insisting he delighted with the pairing. ...

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Peter Jackson To Remake Dam Busters

31st August 2006 0:00

LORD OF THE RINGS film-maker PETER JACKSON has signed to produce a remake of classic British war film THE DAM BUSTERS. CHRISTIAN RIVERS, who...

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Cobain's Voice To Hit The Screen

31st August 2006 0:00

A new movie about late NIRVANA frontman KURT COBAIN is to be premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival next month (SEP06), and the...

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Wonder Marks Katrina Anniversary

31st August 2006 0:00

STEVIE WONDER has lent his support to hurricane-stricken New Orleans, Louisiana, at a star-studded concert to mark the first anniversary of the...

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Steffans Fuels Bobby Brown Infidelity Rumours

31st August 2006 0:00

The woman held responsible for the alleged breakdown of WHITNEY HOUSTON and BOBBY BROWN's marriage has fanned rumours she had an affair with the MY...

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Fascinating Fact 2031

31st August 2006 0:00

GWYNETH PALTROW and husband CHRIS MARTIN have bought a seven-bedroom home in New York State's posh Hamptons for $6.5 million (GBP3.6 million).

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Jumpin' Gene Simmons Dies

31st August 2006 0:00

HAUNTED HOUSE hitmaker JUMPIN' GENE SIMMONS has died in Mississippi after suffering a long illness. He was 69. The rockabilly singer/songwriter...

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Fascinating Fact 2032

31st August 2006 0:00

SIR MICK JAGGER's son JAMES celebrated his 18th birthday last night with a lavish fancy dress bash at the Hedges and Butler club in London's glitzy...

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Almodovar: 'No More Drugs'

31st August 2006 0:00

Spanish director PEDRO ALMODOVAR has ditched his wild ways for fear of ruining his health. The VOLVER film-maker, 56, previously enjoyed a...

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Chappelle Misses Tv Money

31st August 2006 0:00

Comedian DAVE CHAPPELLE confesses his decision to quit his $50 million (GBP28 million) TV deal with network Comedy Central "made no economic sense". ...

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Barat Dismisses Doherty Reunion Reports

31st August 2006 0:00

LATEST: CARL BARAT has rubbished reports he's reuniting with his former THE LIBERTINES bandmate PETE DOHERTY, insisting they even recorded their...

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Cruise Slams Scientology Funding Rumours

31st August 2006 0:00

LATEST: Scientologist TOM CRUISE has denied begging his church leaders to provide him with funding for future movie projects after being dropped by...

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Douglas Can't Speak Wife's Language

31st August 2006 0:00

Veteran Hollywood actor MICHAEL DOUGLAS has failed to learn his wife CATHERINE ZETA-JONES' native Welsh despite their six years of marriage. But the...

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Danner's High Definition Horror

31st August 2006 0:00

GWYNETH PALTROW's actress mother BLYTHE DANNER was always happy to age gracefully, until she saw herself on high-definition film. The Emmy-winning...

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Hallyday Campaigns For Right-wing Sarkozy

31st August 2006 0:00

French rocker JOHNNY HALLYDAY is determined to help politician NICOLAS SARKOZY oust the current French President JACQUES CHIRAC in next year's (07)...

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Osbourne's Love Island Snub

31st August 2006 0:00

JACK OSBOURNE has no regrets about snubbing an offer to appear on British reality TV show LOVE ISLAND, because he thinks the other celebrity guests...

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May Threatens Bogus Bloggers With Violence

31st August 2006 0:00

LATEST: QUEEN guitarist BRIAN MAY has threatened three bogus bloggers on MySpace with violence if they continue to impersonate him. The veteran...

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Dylan Album Wows Critics

31st August 2006 0:00

BOB DYLAN's first studio album in nearly five years has wowed critics across America, one of whom insists listeners will be "in the presence of...

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Stallone To Intimidate Dating Daughters

31st August 2006 0:00

Hollywood hardman SYLVESTER STALLONE wants to scare off his young daughters' future boyfriends by dusting off his old RAMBO costume. The tough guy...

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Madonna's Wedding Tiara Up For Auction

31st August 2006 0:00

The tiara MADONNA wore at her wedding to GUY RITCHIE is being auctioned on eBay to raise money for the victims of Hurricane Katrina. The LIKE A...

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Hawley: 'I Had To Snub Robbie'

31st August 2006 0:00

Mercury Music Prize nominee RICHARD HAWLEY has no regrets over snubbing ROBBIE WILLIAMS' offer of songwriting work, insisting the move would have...

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The Things They Say 2786

31st August 2006 0:00

"Tony's only 24 and he's only been in one relationship. But I assure you he's very secure in his lover status. He's French." EVA LONGORIA happily...

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Politicians Pay Tribute To Mahfuz

31st August 2006 0:00

LATEST: US President GEORGE W BUSH and Egyptian President HOSNI MUBARAK have paid tribute to author NAGUIB MAHFUZ, who died yesterday (30AUG06) in...

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Bloom Turns Down Hasselhoff's Knight Rider Offer

31st August 2006 0:00

Actor ORLANDO BLOOM snubbed DAVID HASSELHOFF recently, when he dismissed his request to star in the upcoming movie version of TV show KNIGHT RIDER. ...

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Johansson: 'America Has Always Followed Scandals'

31st August 2006 0:00

SCARLETT JOHANSSON claims America hasn't changed much in the last 60 years because people are still fascinated with scandal and intrigue. Johansson...

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Grant Slams Theatre Phone Users

31st August 2006 0:00

British actor RICHARD E GRANT has blasted theatre-goers who don't turn their mobile phones off, and believes they should be publicly humiliated. The...

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Jamelia: 'Motherhood Made Me Forget Lyrics'

31st August 2006 0:00

LATEST: British singer JAMELIA blames motherhood for forgetting her lyrics onstage. The R+B star hadn't performed live for two years after becoming...

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Grass Considers Giving Back Prize

31st August 2006 0:00

LATEST: Nobel Prize-winning German author GUENTER GRASS has sensationally offered to pass up a prize for improving German-Polish relations, after...

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Williams: 'I Might Quit'

31st August 2006 0:00

British superstar ROBBIE WILLIAMS is considering quitting pop music. The FEEL singer admits he has reached a crossroads and regularly thinks about...

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Scott To Bring Crowe Back To Life For Gladiator Sequel

31st August 2006 0:00

Director RIDLEY SCOTT has confirmed he plans to make a GLADIATOR sequel with RUSSELL CROWE, despite Crowe's character having been killed off. Scott...

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Monro Rarities Set For Release

31st August 2006 0:00

More than 150 unreleased songs by the late crooner MATT MONRO have been discovered in London studio Abbey Road. The FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE singer's...

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Glenn Ford Dies

31st August 2006 0:00

Veteran actor GLENN FORD has been found dead at his home in Beverly Hills, California. He was 90. The SUPERMAN star, who had suffered numerous...

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Beckham's Lucky But Stylish Advice

31st August 2006 0:00

Former SPICE GIRL VICTORIA BECKHAM admits she is "lucky" to have got as far as she has, but insists any woman could achieve the same as she has. ...

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The Things They Say 2785

31st August 2006 0:00

"An overview of my career is usually... glasses... homosexuality... Watford Football Club... tantrums... flowers... But the music was pretty...

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Theatre Director Blasts Lloyd Webber's Reality Show

31st August 2006 0:00

SIR ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER's TV talent search to find an actress to play the lead role of MARIA in a London production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC has been...

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Rea Not Retiring

31st August 2006 0:00

Veteran singer CHRIS REA has reassured fans he has no plans to retire, despite selling his riverside studio in Cookham, England. The ROAD TO HELL...

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Manilow's Emmy Surprise

31st August 2006 0:00

BARRY MANILOW was so sure he'd lose out at the Emmy Awards on Sunday night (27AUG06), he misheard the presenter's announcement that he'd won. The...

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Travolta Caught Smooching Male Flying Friend

31st August 2006 0:00

JOHN TRAVOLTA appears to be taking his cross-dressing role in upcoming movie HAIRSPRAY too far after he was spotted kissing a male pal on the lips...

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Psycho Screenwriter Dead At 84

31st August 2006 0:00

The man who penned the screenplay for cult thriller PSYCHO has died at 84. JOSEPH STEFANO, who was a close friend of Psycho director ALFRED...

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From Here To Eternity Kiss 'Most Memorable'

31st August 2006 0:00

BURT LANCASTER's embrace with DEBORAH KERR on the beach in FROM HERE TO ETERNITY has topped a poll of the most memorable screen kisses. The 1953...

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Vandross' Mother Launches Diabetes Campaign

31st August 2006 0:00

Late soul crooner LUTHER VANDROSS' mother has launched a new campaign urging youngsters to be careful what they eat - after losing her husband and...

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Simpson's Childhood Home On The Market

31st August 2006 0:00

The childhood home once belonging to JESSICA and ASHLEE SIMPSON is up for sale. The renovated, five-bedroom home in Richardson, Texas features a...

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Swayze Extends Guys + Dolls Run

31st August 2006 0:00

LATEST: PATRICK SWAYZE is making up for lost time on the London stage by extending his run as gambler NATHAN DETROIT in hit musical GUYS + DOLLS. ...

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Paris Parties At Pure With Former Boyfriend

31st August 2006 0:00

PARIS HILTON celebrated Paris Hilton Day in Las Vegas, Nevada by partying the night away at Pure nightclub with former boyfriend CHAD MUSKA. On...

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The Things They Say 2784

31st August 2006 0:00

"I was concentrating on the glisten and curve of her mouth and thinking, 'I can't wait to get my lips on that.'" WILLIAM SHATNER failed to grasp the...

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Grohl Makes Good On Promise To Trapped Miners

31st August 2006 0:00

Rocker DAVE GROHL will make good on his promise to buy two rescued Australian miners a beer when he travels Down Under in October (06). Grohl sent a...

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Kidman's Rep Insists Pregnant Photos Are Fake

31st August 2006 0:00

NICOLE KIDMAN's representative insists photo agencies are manipulating images of the star to make her look pregnant. The Oscar winner has constantly...

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Alley To Appear On Oprah In Bikini

31st August 2006 0:00

Former CHEERS star KIRSTIE ALLEY will appear on THE OPRAH WINFREY SHOW in November (06) wearing only a bikini. The actress has been struggling with...

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Prince Takes A Swipe At Timberlake

31st August 2006 0:00

Pop star PRINCE took a humourous swipe at JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE while performing at an Emmy Awards after party on Sunday night (27AUG06) in Hollywood. ...

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Curtain Comes Down On The Lion King In The Netherlands

31st August 2006 0:00

Smash-hit stage musical THE LION KING has closed in The Netherlands after playing to 12 per cent of the country's entire population. The colourful...

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Revered Film Historian Studies Kidman In New Book

31st August 2006 0:00

Film historian and scholar DAVID THOMSON has turned his attention to NICOLE KIDMAN in a new biography because the Aussie movie star "fascinates"...

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Simpson Admits Lip Enhancement

31st August 2006 0:00

JESSICA SIMPSON has come clean about surgically enhancing her lips last year (05). The singer admits her suddenly-puffier pout wasn't natural and...

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Federline Landed Tv Role From Bad Performance

31st August 2006 0:00

BRITNEY SPEARS' husband KEVIN FEDERLINE was devastated by the poor reviews he received for his rap performance at the Teen Choice Awards, but the gig...

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Lohan's Dad Finds God In Prison

31st August 2006 0:00

LINDSAY LOHAN's estranged father has become a pastoral minister after finding God in prison in Buffalo, New York. MICHAEL LOHAN, who is serving a...

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Bloom And Bosworth Build Buddhist Retreat

31st August 2006 0:00

ORLANDO BLOOM and KATE BOSWORTH are so devoted to the teachings of Nichiren Buddhism they are planning to built a retreat in Malibu, California. The...

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Fascinating Fact 2030

31st August 2006 0:00

Supermodel HEIDI KLUM and husband SEAL have just purchased a $2,500 (GBP1,400) Havanese puppy from a Los Angeles pet store for their children LENI,...

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Duff Endorses Cosmetic Surgery

31st August 2006 0:00

HILARY DUFF insists she would consider having cosmetic surgery in later life, because she always wants to feel good about her body. The MATERIAL...

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Aniston Drops Suit Against Photographer

31st August 2006 0:00

JENNIFER ANISTON has agreed to drop her suit against a photographer who snapped topless shots of her in return for a promise he'll never publish the...

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Watley Punks The Press With Plastic Surgery Photos

31st August 2006 0:00

Former SHALAMAR singer JODY WATLEY is chuckling after playing a practical joke on the US media, leading journalists to believe she's undergone a...

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Osbourne's Help For Addicts

31st August 2006 0:00

Former addict JACK OSBOURNE wants to help other drug users get clean and has invited people to call him personally for advice. The son of rocker...

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Dinosaur Jr Equipment Stolen From Outside Hotel

31st August 2006 0:00

Reunited grunge rockers DINOSAUR JR are begging fans to help them find the thief who stole a treasure trove of equipment outside a New York hotel. ...

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Spears Sculptor Creates Baby Suri's Stool

31st August 2006 0:00

The sculptor behind BRITNEY SPEARS' controversial pregnancy statue is set to shock again with his own take on the first stool squeezed out by TOM...

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Strait Leads Country Music Hall Of Fame Inductees

31st August 2006 0:00

Country superstar GEORGE STRAIT and singer SONNY JAMES will join session musician HAROLD BRADLEY as the newest inductees into Nashville, Tennessee's...

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Farrell Granted A Three-year Restraining Order

31st August 2006 0:00

Movie star COLIN FARRELL has been granted a three-year restraining order against a woman attempting to sue the actor for stalking her. DESSARAE...

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Clooney Dating Birkin?

31st August 2006 0:00

Eligible superstar GEORGE CLOONEY is reportedly dating his OCEAN'S THIRTEEN co-star ELLEN BIRKIN. Clooney, 45, and twice-divorced Birkin, 52, are...

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Thom Served Coldplay's Lunch

31st August 2006 0:00

Scottish singer SANDI THOM used to serve COLDPLAY their lunch during the sessions for the band's hit album RUSH OF BLOOD TO THE HEAD. The...

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Walsh Fan Site Hacked

31st August 2006 0:00

An internet site devoted to Irish music mogul LOUIS WALSH has been hacked - and abusive emails have been sent out to upset fans. Fans of Walsh, who...

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The Things They Say 2783

31st August 2006 0:00

"A common misconception of me is that I'm violent. But in a truer life I would have been a professional karate teacher. Or a mafia hitman." THE...

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Douglas Asked Son To Urinate On Him

31st August 2006 0:00

Hollywood legend MICHAEL DOUGLAS was forced to ask his six-year-old son DYLAN to urinate on his back after he was stung by a jellyfish recently. The...

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Madonna To Be Face Of Louis Vuitton?

31st August 2006 0:00

MADONNA will be performing at a private party for LOUIS VUITTON next month (SEP06) - and the pop superstar is also reportedly being courted as the...

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Williams: 'I Was Never Going To Make Cool Music'

31st August 2006 0:00

Pop superstar ROBBIE WILLIAMS has defended his "un-credible" music, because he is staying loyal to his roots. The FEEL singer admits he could never...

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Fascinating Fact 2029

31st August 2006 0:00

Original STAR TREK stars LEONARD NIMOY and WILLIAM SHATNER were born four days apart.

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The Things They Say 2788

31st August 2006 0:00

"We have no battle and he's a part of our family. We shared things together and JESSICA will always love him." NICK LACHEY's former father-in-law JOE...

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Fascinating Fact 2033

31st August 2006 0:00

Olympic figure-skating champ OKSANA BAIUL was among the guests at JESSICA SIMPSON's roller-skating party to launch her new album A PUBLIC AFFAIR on...

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Wu-tang Clan Recruit New Member

31st August 2006 0:00

Hip-hop collective WU-TANG CLAN yesterday (30AUG06) announced that rapper CILVARINGZ has joined the group. Cilvaringz has already worked with...

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Lee Tests Contestants Partying Skills

31st August 2006 0:00

Rocker TOMMY LEE wanted to test the partying endurance of the contestants on his reality competition ROCK STAR: SUPERNOVA so he flew them to Las...

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50 Cent: 'I'm The George Bush Of Hip-hop'

31st August 2006 7:55

Rapper 50 CENT describes himself as the GEORGE W BUSH of hip-hop - because they are both unpopular. The IN DA CLUB star is a massive fan of the...

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50 Cent Wants Duet With Elton John

31st August 2006 12:09

50 CENT wants to duet with British rock legend SIR ELTON JOHN. The rapper was inspired by John's collaboration with his former mentor EMINEM at the...

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Beyonce Slams Rumours Of Relationship Problems

31st August 2006 17:17

BEYONCE KNOWLES has slammed rumours one of the tracks on her new album was sparked by relationship problems with boyfriend SHAWN 'JAY-Z' CARTER. ...

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Phsycho Screenwriter Stefano Dead At Age 84

31st August 2006 18:16

Joseph Stefano, who wrote the screenplay for Psycho, Alfred Hitchcock's classic thriller, died Aug. 25 in Thousand Oaks, CA at age 84, according to...

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Controversy Dogs Opening Of Venice Film Festival

31st August 2006 18:16

The Venice Film Festival appeared awash in controversy Wednesday as it kicked off with the world premiere of Brian De Palma's The Black Dahlia,...

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Report: Scientology Was Prepared To Back Cruise

31st August 2006 18:16

The Church of Scientology was prepared to underwrite Tom Cruise's production company, Cruise-Wagner, if it was unable to come up with other backers,...

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Film Great Glenn Ford Dead At 90

31st August 2006 18:16

Glenn Ford, who appeared in his first film in 1939 and his last in 1991, making 82 films between those years, has died in Beverly Hills at age 90....

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Cbs Says It Won't Doctor Photos Of Cbs News Stars Again

31st August 2006 18:16

After initially reacting lightheartedly to the revelation by the TVNewser website that a photo of Katie Couric appearing in the CBS publication Watch...

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Mobile Espn To Offer College Football On Cell Phones

31st August 2006 18:16

The Walt Disney Company's Mobile ESPN network plans to offer subscribers up to 25 college football games per month beginning Sept. 4 as part of its...

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Telcos Get Boost From New California Law

31st August 2006 18:16

In what was regarded as a major victory for telephone companies attempting to vie with cable companies to provide television service to households,...

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Couric To Make First Appearance On Cbs Newscast Tonight

31st August 2006 18:16

In a kind of unofficial passing-of-the-baton, Katie Couric is expected to appear for the first time tonight (Thursday) on the CBS Evening News to pay...

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Advertisers Withholding Buys From Mynetworktv

31st August 2006 18:16

News Corp has been able to attract less than half the $50 million in upfront ad sales that it expected for next Tuesday's launch of MyNetworkTV, its...

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Cbs To Air Controversial 9/11 Film Without Ads

31st August 2006 18:16

CBS said Wednesday that when it rebroadcasts its Emmy- and Peabody-winning documentary about the 9/11 attacks on Sept. 10, it will air without...

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Shunned By Tv, Whistleblower Turns To Youtube

31st August 2006 18:16

A former engineer for Lockheed Martin who has accused his former employer of selling the U.S. Coast Guard $24 billion worth of patrol boats with...

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