1st August 2003

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Kournikova's Tennis Future In Jeopardy

ANNA KOURNIKOVA's agent has declared her tennis career is in serious jeopardy because of persistent pain from injuries. PHIL DE PICCIOTTO (corr)...

1st August 2003 2:46



Sizemore Threatened To Drug Me: Fleiss

Actor TOM SIZEMORE threatened to secretly drug his bitter ex HEIDI FLEISS to prevent her from dumping him, according to the former Hollywood...

1st August 2003 2:46



Cruise Can't Wait To Get Groomed

TOM CRUISE can't wait to clean up his image after spending months with shaggy hair and a scruffy beard - but his girlfriend and film bosses are...

1st August 2003 2:46



Paltrow And Fiennes Reteam For Shakespeare Celebration

SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE co-stars GWYNETH PALTROW and JOSEPH FIENNES will reunited as ROMEO AND JULIET for a gala celebration of WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE's...

1st August 2003 2:46



Trintignant Returned To France

LATEST: Critically ill actress MARIE TRINTIGNANT (corr) has been flown back to her native France despite doctors in Lithuania insisting she was not...

1st August 2003 2:46



Tiger Woods Pounced On

Golf superstar TIGER WOODS was pounced on by an over amorous fan as he waited to tee up at a pro-am event in America. The hunky sports sensation...

1st August 2003 2:46



Olivier Martinez Appeals For Privacy

LATEST: French hunk OLIVIER MARTINEZ laughed off reports that he is romancing co-star ANGELINA JOLIE - and begged reporters to leave him alone. ...

1st August 2003 2:46



Schwarzenegger Ponders California Governor Decision

LATEST: Action hero ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER is still undecided on whether to run for Governor of California after his supporters begged him to make...

1st August 2003 2:46



Judd: J.lo Is My Soulmate

Latina superstar JENNIFER LOPEZ's ex husband CRIS JUDD is still in regular contact with his curvaceous former wife - and suspects her new fiance...

1st August 2003 2:46



Douglas And Zeta In Public Boat Row

Hollywood couple MICHAEL DOUGLAS and CATHERINE ZETA-JONES were spotted having a huge bust up aboard their yacht in Italy this week (ends01AUG03). ...

1st August 2003 2:46



All Saint's Duo Plan A Collaboration

Former ALL SAINTS singers SHAZNAY LEWIS and MELANIE BLATT have vowed to work together again - two years after their group split. The UNDER THE...

1st August 2003 2:46



Latifah Fronts Line For Women With Curves

Rapper and actress QUEEN LATIFAH's curvaceous body has landed her a new role - as spokeswoman for a line of underwear for fuller figured women. ...

1st August 2003 2:46



Russell Simmons Faces Subpoena

Officials have ordered RUSSELL SIMMONS to hand over documents as part of their probe into whether he violated lobbying laws while trying to reform...

1st August 2003 2:46



Madonna's Father-in-law: I Have No Idea What To Buy Rocco

Pop superstar MADONNA's enormous wealth has left father-in-law JOHN RITCHIE stumped - he has no clue what to buy grandson ROCCO for his birthday...

1st August 2003 2:46



Liza Turns To Stepmother In Marriage Split Aftermath

Diva LIZA MINNELLI is leaning on her stepmother LEE ANDERSON in the wake of her separation from fourth husband DAVID GEST - despite being estranged...

1st August 2003 2:46



Dixie Chicks' Tour Bus In Smash Accident

The DIXIE CHICKS' tour bus was hit from behind on Thursday (31JUL03) while parked on a highway on the outskirts of San Antonio, Texas. EMILY...

1st August 2003 2:46



Britney Spears Eyes Duke's Of Hazzard Role

Pop princess BRITNEY SPEARS has been tipped to appear in upcoming movie THE DUKES OF HAZZARD. The BOYS singer, who releases her fourth album...

1st August 2003 2:46



Puffy In Lisa Marie Presley Romance Riddle

Rap mogul SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS has sparked rumours he is romancing rock heiress LISA MARIE PRESLEY - after the pair were seen leaving a New York...

1st August 2003 2:46



Dakota's Name Game

Child star DAKOTA FANNING has a quirky way of picking movie projects - if she likes the name of her character, she takes the part. The I AM SAM...

1st August 2003 9:35



Alyson Hannigan: My House Is Haunted

BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER beauty ALYSON HANNIGAN lives in a haunted house - but she doesn't mind because her ghost is a true gentleman. Alyson...

1st August 2003 9:35



Ashley Judd Set For Broadway

ASHLEY JUDD and JASON PATRIC are heading for Broadway, New York, to star in a new stage production of CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF. The TENNESSEE...

1st August 2003 9:35



Arnie's True Lies Dreams Will Never Happen: Jamie Lee

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER's hopes of making a sequel to action comedy TRUE LIES have hit another hurdle - his movie wife JAMIE LEE CURTIS isn't...

1st August 2003 9:35



Affleck Bares Real-life Tattoos

Fans deterred by bad reviews of BEN AFFLECK's new flick GIGLI have at least one reason to buy a cinema ticket - his array of huge real-life tattoos...

1st August 2003 9:35



Roseanne Brings Back Barr

Comedienne ROSEANNE has gone back to her full birthname ROSEANNE BARR after an embarrassing mix up in Paris, France. The funny girl, who has...

1st August 2003 9:35



Hollywood House Dash For Seann William Scott

AMERICAN PIE star SEANN WILLIAM SCOTT had to make a quick dash from his Hollywood apartment after an embarrassing MTV CRIBS episode and a shoot-out...

1st August 2003 9:35



Colin's Premiere Treat For Mum-to-be

COLIN FARRELL treated his pregnant ex-love KIM BORDENAVE to a big night out in Hollywood on Wednesday (30JUL03), and revealed the couple are...

1st August 2003 9:35



Superman Inspired By Crippled Arab

Paralysed SUPERMAN star CHRISTOPHER REEVE has been given a huge boost in his bid to walk again after meeting a young Arab-Israeli who has overcome...

1st August 2003 9:35



Le Blanc Keeps His Parking Spot

MATT LE BLANC had an easy decision to make about signing up for a FRIENDS spin-off - it meant he could keep his parking spot. The TV star has...

1st August 2003 9:35



Jolie's Lesbian Lover Revealed

Sexy actress ANGELINA JOLIE's lesbian lover has been revealed as her FOXFIRE co-star JENNY SHIMIZU. TOMB RAIDER beauty, 28, met the former...

1st August 2003 9:35



Anderson Declares Rock Romance Over

PAMELA ANDERSON has declared her relationship with KID ROCK over - while expressing warm feelings for her ex-husband TOMMY LEE. The former...

1st August 2003 9:35



Stars Click With Seliger

ROLLING STONE photographer MARK SELIGER's years of snapping the stars has paid off big time, as some of rock's biggest names have joined him on his...

1st August 2003 9:35



Shania Goes To The Ballpark

Country superstar SHANIA TWAIN has been practicing her pitching with baseball stars the CHICAGO CUBS for a forthcoming TV special. The...

1st August 2003 9:35



J.lo Scores With Soccer Girls

JENNIFER LOPEZ has added sports mogul to her resume after taking charge of an all-girl soccer team in New York. The I'M GLAD pop superstar has...

1st August 2003 9:35



Celine To Be Axed By Chrysler?

French-Canadian singer CELINE DION is facing the axe from vehicle giant CHRYSLER's commercials - just months after debuting as its golden lady. ...

1st August 2003 9:35



Eminem's Nanny Accused Of Child Abuse

EMINEM's hopes of gaining custody of his daughter HAILIE has suffered another setback - the nanny he hired to look after the seven-year-old is at...

1st August 2003 9:35



Sean Paul Ordered To Answer Profanity Charge In Person

LATEST: Dancehall reggae star SEAN PAUL sent his lawyer to enter his guilty plea for using profanity during a festival in Montego Bay, Jamaica, but...

1st August 2003 9:35



Suge Knight Gets 10 Months In Jail

Rap mogul MARION 'SUGE' KNIGHT was given 10 months in prison yesterday (31JUL03), after a parole board found that he had struck a Hollywood...

1st August 2003 9:35



Joaquin Phoenix: Fight With Mark Wahlberg Hurt

Movie hunk JOAQUIN PHOENIX takes his performances so seriously, he let co-star MARK WAHLBERG beat him "black and blue" for a movie fight scene. ...

1st August 2003 15:35



Spielberg Helps Sony Movie Pal Celebrate Birthday

Movie mogul STEVEN SPIELBERG and musical entrepreneur ANDREW LLOYD WEBER are among the 200 guests helping SONY mastermind SIR HOWARD STRINGER...

1st August 2003 15:35



Farrah Fawcett Eyes Up Broadway

Original CHARLIE'S ANGELS star FARRAH FAWCETT wants to make her Broadway debut - more than 20 years since making her first off-Broadway...

1st August 2003 15:35



Joan Collins Admits Cheating On Former Husbands

Actress JOAN COLLINS has no fears fifth husband PERCY GIBSON will ever leave her - because it has always been her who walks out on marriages. ...

1st August 2003 15:35



David Schwimmer Worries About Losing Friends

DAVID SCHWIMMER is worried about remaining typecast once TV series FRIENDS finishes next year (04). David - who plays geeky ROSS GELLER in the...

1st August 2003 15:35



Brad Pitt Goes Organic

SEVEN hunk BRAD PITT clearly looks after his much-admired body - he's been spotted making some very health conscious choices in the supermarket. ...

1st August 2003 15:35



Keanu Refuses To Lighten Up

THE MATRIX hero KEANU REEVES is refusing to bleach his hair blond for an upcoming movie role. The naturally dark-haired actor has been urged by...

1st August 2003 15:35



Colin Farrell Smooches Tv Interviewer

Hollywood hunk COLIN FARRELL stunned a TV interviewer at the Los Angeles premiere of new flick S.W.A.T. yesterday (31JUL03) - by giving her a...

1st August 2003 15:35



Marie Trintignant Dies From Head Injuries

LATEST: French actress MARIE TRINTIGNANT (corr) has died from massive head injuries after an alleged beating by her boyfiend. Trintignant's...

1st August 2003 15:35



Nicky Byrne Chooses Wedding Songs

WESTLIFE charmer NICKY BYRNE has selected the tunes he wants his famous pals to serenade GEORGINA AHERN with at their wedding. RONAN KEATING and...

1st August 2003 15:35



Robbie Williams: Make Me Port Vale Boss

Pop superstar ROBBIE WILLIAMS is desperate to become a director of British soccer club PORT VALE, who he's supported his whole life. The FEEL...

1st August 2003 15:35



Delta Goodrem Stays Positive In Cancer Battle

Australian pop singer DELTA GOODREM is determined to stay "positive" in the face of her ongoing cancer ordeal. The INNOCENT EYES star, 18, is...

1st August 2003 15:35



Carly Simon To Announce Who's Vain

Legendary singer CARLY SIMON is set to finally disclose who inspired her hit song YOU'RE SO VAIN - but only to one wealthy fan. The 58-year-old...

1st August 2003 15:35



Robbie Williams Eyes Up Very Clean House

Multi-millionaire pop hunk ROBBIE WILLIAMS is looking at buying yet another property in Britain. The FEEL singer has been spotted visiting the...

1st August 2003 15:35



Robbie And Darkness Singer's Nude Warblings

ROBBIE WILLIAMS has found an ally in THE DARKNESS frontman JUSTIN HAWKINS - because they both find inspiration when they're naked. The GROWING...

1st August 2003 15:35



Dido Denies New Song Is About Her Ex

LATEST: Singer DIDO has denied her new single is an emotional apology to the fiance she dumped last year (02). The THANK YOU star jilted...

1st August 2003 15:35



Christina Aguilera Angry Over Song Giveaway

Raunchy singer CHRISTINA AGUILERA is fuming after a producer gave away a song written for her new album to AMERICAN IDOL winner KELLY CLARKSON. ...

1st August 2003 15:35



P Diddy Refuses To Turn It Down

Hip-hop mogul SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS has upset locals in St Tropez, France, by playing his music too loud and refusing to turn it down - even though...

1st August 2003 15:35



Jamie Lee's Disappointment Is Her Daughter's Favourite Film

JAMIE LEE CURTIS has been forced to watch a movie she failed auditions for - because it's one of her daughter's favourite films. JOAN ALLEN beat...

1st August 2003 17:29



Veggie Bid Is Shortlived For Little Dakota

I AM SAM star DAKOTA FANNING turned vegetarian on the set of her new movie UPTOWN GIRLS for an hour - until she realised she didn't like vegetables...

1st August 2003 17:29



Hoffman Saved From Army Future

Screen legend DUSTIN HOFFMAN's family were relieved he became actor - because he was such a bad student they thought he'd end up in the army. ...

1st August 2003 17:29



Gerard Butler A Legal Flop

Scottish actor GERARD BUTLER is shocked by his rising movie status - because he originally set out to be a lawyer. The LARA CROFT TOMB RAIDER:...

1st August 2003 17:29



Mother Kensit Happy With Motherly Curves

Rock divorcee PATSY KENSIT is embracing her new found curves - and believes mothers the world over should resist pressure to lose excess weight. ...

1st August 2003 17:29



Gibson's Phoenix Prank

Movie hunk JOAQUIN PHOENIX joined the long list of victim's of MEL GIBSON's practical jokes whilst they filmed hit movie SIGNS together. The...

1st August 2003 17:29



Dustin Hoffman: I Feel Half My Age

Screen legend DUSTIN HOFFMAN has always felt exactly half the age he actually is. The MIDNIGHT COWBOY veteran - now 65-years-old - has only...

1st August 2003 17:29



Adrien Brody's Oscar Perks

Actor ADRIEN BRODY's coveted OSCAR statuette has completely changed his life - he's now gets all kind of movie star perks. Since Brody won the...

1st August 2003 17:29



Knightley Annoyed At Depp's Hot Water

KEIRA KNIGHTLEY was permanently furious on the set of PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: THE CURSE OF THE BLACK PEARL - because she was constantly wet and...

1st August 2003 17:29



Witherspoon Dreams Of Tea With The Queen

REESE WITHERSPOON has just one complaint about Britain - QUEEN ELIZABETH II has yet to agree to dine with the actress's young daughter. Reese,...

1st August 2003 17:29



Arnold Schwarzenegger To Discuss Possible Governor Run With Leno

Muscle man ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER is expected to confirm whether or not he will be running for governor of California on American TV's TONIGHT WITH...

1st August 2003 17:29



Keith Richards: Music Will Always Come First For Me

Veteran ROLLING STONES axe man KEITH RICHARDS insists nothing will ever get in the way or him and his music - not even a steamy orgy. The...

1st August 2003 17:29



Josh Homme: Guitarist With A Conscience

QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE guitarist JOSH HOMME was on the brink of quitting his musical dream after having to intervene in a potential sexual assault...

1st August 2003 17:29



The Darkness: C*ck Rock Is Our Calling

Spandex clad band THE DARKNESS are delighted at their new found success - because it justifies their years of obstinate toil in the name of "c*ck...

1st August 2003 17:29



Keith Richards' Clear Customs Conscience

Well-known drug fiend KEITH RICHARDS thinks he's always allowed to breeze through customs because officials believe he is so haggard he probably...

1st August 2003 17:29



Sinead O'connor Delays Retirement Plans

Irish singer SINEAD O'CONNOR has given her latest musical collection a suitably long title - SHE WHO DWELLS IN THE SECRET PLACE OF THE MOST HIGH...

1st August 2003 17:29



Black Pokes Fun At Pixies Plan

Former PIXIES frontman FRANK BLACK has responded to repeated speculation his legendary band will reform with a sarcastic announcement of future...

1st August 2003 17:29



Rachel Stevens's Russian Nightmare

Ex-S CLUB beauty RACHEL STEVENS had a horrific time in a Russian hotel - and had to tape up every single one of her orifices to prevent cockroaches...

1st August 2003 17:29



Beyonce: Yes I Get Mad

Seemingly angelic pop sensation BEYONCE KNOWLES has her fair share of bad points - but thinks her worst failing is her early morning sarcasm. ...

1st August 2003 17:29



Keith Richards: I Always Inspect Drug Gifts

ROLLING STONES legend KEITH RICHARDS always inspects the quality of drugs thrown on stage by ardent fans - before sampling those which pass the...

1st August 2003 17:29



Pink Tries Something New

Pop minx PINK has let slip her next album is likely to be called TRY THIS. The wild singer will release GOD IS A DJ - which is not thought to be...

1st August 2003 17:29



Chris Martin Shrugs Off Arrest

COLDPLAY singer CHRIS MARTIN has shrugged off his arrest in Australia last month (JUL03) by cracking a joke about rocker STING. The...

1st August 2003 17:29



Minnelli: I Still Care For David

LATEST: Veteran singer and actress LIZA MINNELLI has spoken out for the first time about her split from fourth husband DAVID GEST - and insists she...

1st August 2003 17:29



Christopher Ciccone's Bum Show

Photographer CHRISTOPHER CICCONE is set to raise a few eyebrows with his latest exhibition - because it consists entirely of pictures of bottoms. ...

1st August 2003 19:47



Mary-kate And Ashley Move House

Californian twins MARY-KATE and ASHLEY OLSEN will move to New York for the new school year in September (03). The 17-year-old acting duo will be...

1st August 2003 19:47



Eriq La Salle Stumped By Sex And The City Popularity

Former ER actor ERIQ LA SALLE struggles to understand why raunchy TV show SEX AND THE CITY has proved such a hit with female audiences. The ONE...

1st August 2003 19:47



Hoffman's Finger Accident

OSCAR winning actor DUSTIN HOFFMAN is missing the tip of the index finger on his right hand after slicing it off in a deck chair accident. The...

1st August 2003 19:47



Superman Outfit + Ape Suit Sell At Auction

LATEST: SUPERMAN's famous S-emblazoned outfit from the 1950s TV series sold at auction for $110,000 (GBP68,750) yesterday (31JUL03). The outfit,...

1st August 2003 19:47



Rosie O'donnell Launches Gay Travel Company

Comedienne ROSIE O'DONNELL is launching a travel company specialising in holidays for gay and lesbian families. Rosie, partner KELLI O'DONNELL...

1st August 2003 19:47



Ryan's Sexy Film Set For Toronto Launch

MEG RYAN's racy new sex thriller IN THE CUT will premiere at the TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL in Canada in September (03). The actress'...

1st August 2003 19:47



Jennifer Garner Set To Profit From New Alias Deal

ALIAS actress JENNIFER GARNER is planning to stay with her sc-fi TV series ALIAS for the next five years - and her bank balance will dramatically...

1st August 2003 19:47



Nightmare Rape Ordeal Haunts Gabrielle

BAD BOYS 2 star GABRIELLE UNION is still shaking after shooting guns in the hit sequel - because it brought back bad memories of her 1992 rape...

1st August 2003 19:47



Sex And The City Faces Legal Challenge

The producers of hit TV show SEX AND THE CITY are facing legal action from a New York bar - for suggesting marijuana is easily available on its...

1st August 2003 19:47



Reese: I'd Work For Free If Need Be

Behind JULIA ROBERTS and CAMERON DIAZ, REESE WITHERSPOON is Hollywood's third highest paid actress - but she insists she'd still perform free. ...

1st August 2003 19:47



Damon Turns Hero To Help Choking Ben

Movie star MATT DAMON turned lifesaver in a Vancouver, Canada, restaurant when pal BEN AFFLECK almost choked on a hot dog. Hungry Ben wolfed...

1st August 2003 19:47



Rodman Didn't Know Accuser

Basketball bad boy-turned-movie star DENNIS RODMAN has poured scorn on a waitresses charges he drugged, raped and imprisoned her - insisting he's...

1st August 2003 19:47



Hustler Boss Joins Wacky Election Race

Porn boss LARRY FLYNT has given ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER an extra reason to announce his attention to become Governor of California - he's running for...

1st August 2003 19:47



Russell Crowe Pays Tribute To Rolf Harris

Movie hunk RUSSELL CROWE is performing at a tribute gig for Australian cartoonist and sometime musician ROLF HARRIS next month (SEP03). The...

1st August 2003 19:47



Angelina Jolie: Give Jude Law A Break

Quirky star ANGELINA JOLIE has ordered the British press to give troubled actor JUDE LAW a break. The TOMB RAIDER actress has known Jude ever...

1st August 2003 19:47



Vibe Picks A Top 10 For 10th Anniversary

Urban magazine VIBE is celebrating its 10th anniversary with 10 different covers. The September issue will feature hip-hop heavyweights MARY J...

1st August 2003 19:47



Tupac's Car Up For Sale

A 1996 Hummer that belonged to murdered rapper TUPAC SHAKUR is to be auctioned off on eBay. The owner recently won the car in a Black...

1st August 2003 19:47



Keith Richards Clears Up Drugs Confusions

Ageing axe man KEITH RICHARDS pours scorn on his ROLLING STONES bandmates who confuse their drugs - a mistake he's never made himself. The...

1st August 2003 19:47



Sun Studios Becomes Historic Landmark

Legendary rock'n'roll recording Mecca SUN STUDIOS has become the first such place in America to be granted a NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK - just one...

1st August 2003 19:47



Dougan Is On The Way To Getting The Keys To Sinatra's Vault

Cutting edge dance music icon ROB DOUGAN is in negotiations to become the first person to remix FRANK SINATRA - for a 2003 Christmas album. ...

1st August 2003 19:47



Rachel Stevens: Get Ready For The Real Me

Former S CLUB singer RACHEL STEVENS has promised fans they will finally see the real her now that she's going solo. Since the DON'T STOP MOVING...

1st August 2003 19:47



Willie Gets Political For Pal Dennis

Country star WILLIE NELSON is backing Democratic presidential hopeful DENNIS KUCINICH (corr) by taking his personal campaign to the radio. ...

1st August 2003 19:47



Beyonce Wonders What School Would Have Done For Her

DESTINY'S CHILD babe BEYONCE KNOWLES has always wondered what life would have been like if she had gone to school like regular kids. The CRAZY...

1st August 2003 19:47



American Idol Winner Sues Clothing Manufacturer

AMERICAN IDOL winner RUBEN STUDDARD is suing 205 FLAVA INC, claiming the hip-hop clothing company has misappropriated and profited from his image...

1st August 2003 19:47



Justin's Gran Likes Cameron, But Still Is Fond Of Britney

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE's grandmother approves of his latest girlfriend, actress CAMERON DIAZ, but she still quietly hopes he'll get back together with...

1st August 2003 19:47



Bruce Springsteen Told To Watch The Volume

Veteran rocker BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN has been warned to pay attention to a rigid noise law when he plays a gig in East Hartford, Connecticut, American...

1st August 2003 19:47


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