19th October 2004

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Jackie Collins Attacks Proud Celebrity Mums And Dads

Writer JACKIE COLLINS is sick of Hollywood's baby trend because she hates listening to stars hailing their newborns. The scandalous author of...

19th October 2004 2:24



Hugh Grant's Panic Attacks As He Returns To Acting

HUGH GRANT found his return to the big screen difficult after taking a break from acting - he had trouble learning lines and developed...

19th October 2004 2:24



Superman Finally Found

Director BRYAN SINGER has finally ended his quest to find an aspiring star capable of transporting SUPERMAN into the 21st century - he's settled on...

19th October 2004 2:24



Diaz To Fight Topless Pictures In Court?

CAMERON DIAZ is planning a trip to court to confront the man she has accused of trying to blackmail her over topless shots he took of the sexy...

19th October 2004 2:24



Celine's Son Wants To Relive Halloween Role As Elvis

CELINE DION is far from thrilled her son RENE CHARLES wants to dress up as ELVIS PRESLEY for a second year in a row for Halloween (31OCT) - and she...

19th October 2004 2:24



Brown Leads Manchester Union

Stars of the Manchester, England, music scene united on stage last night (18OCT04) when IAN BROWN was joined by NOEL GALLAGHER and his former STONE...

19th October 2004 2:24



Bb King Backs Diabetes Songwriting Contest

Blues legend BB KING is lending his support to the fight against diabetes by backing a new songwriting contest. The GIVE THE KING SOMETHING TO...

19th October 2004 2:24



Doherty And Barat's Festive Reunion

Former LIBERTINES star PETE DOHERTY is reuniting in the studio with his estranged bandmate CARL BARAT - to record a Christmas (04) single. ...

19th October 2004 2:24



Driver Hopes To Follow In J.lo's Footsteps

Actress-turned-singer MINNIE DRIVER refuses to listen to critics urging her to remain in movies, insisting if JENNIFER LOPEZ can do both then so...

19th October 2004 2:24



U2'S Fears As Bono Tried To Save The World

U2 star THE EDGE feared his group would split before finishing work on their new album HOW TO DISMANTLE AN ATOMIC BOMB, because BONO could never...

19th October 2004 2:24



Nick And Jessica Urge Britney To Rethink Honeymoon Plans

Reality TV couple JESSICA SIMPSON and NICK LACHEY are urging BRITNEY SPEARS to think twice about jetting off to Fijian paradise Turtle Island on...

19th October 2004 2:24



Minogue Brings London Phones To A Halt

Pop beauty KYLIE MINOGUE inadvertently caused London's main telephone exchange to crash yesterday (18OCT04) after announcing her upcoming world...

19th October 2004 2:24



Salt-n-pepa Vie For Return As Sitcom Stars

Rap veterans SALT-N-PEPA are hoping to make a return to the limelight, after announcing plans to star in their own sitcom. RUSH IT rapper Salt,...

19th October 2004 2:24



Combs In Talks For Carlito's Way Prequel

Rap mogul SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS is in negotiations to co-star in CARLITO'S WAY: THE BEGINNING, the prequel to director BRIAN DE PALMA's 1993 drama...

19th October 2004 2:24



Ashanti In Royalties Battle

R+B beauty ASHANTI has been hit with a lawsuit by a Georgia entertainment company for $4 million (GBP2.2 million) in unpaid royalties. T.E.A.M....

19th October 2004 2:24



Sigel Accuses Philadelphia Police Of Seeking 'Payback'

Rapper BEANIE SIGEL believes his jail sentence is the result of a long quest for police in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to get "payback" from him. ...

19th October 2004 2:24



Janet Jackson Slapped With Lawsuit

JANET JACKSON has become the latest member of her family to face legal woes, after being slapped with a lawsuit by pioneering rapper ROXANNE...

19th October 2004 2:24



Travolta Never In Disguise On Halloween

Hollywood actor JOHN TRAVOLTA is always recognised by his fans when he's out for Halloween - even though he wears costumes covering him from head...

19th October 2004 2:24



Stanton's Poor Memory Of Penn

OSCAR-winner SEAN PENN was surprised when veteran character actor HARRY DEAN STANTON didn't recognise him in the 1980s, because the pair had...

19th October 2004 2:24



Ewan's Chopper Embarrassment

Movie star EWAN McGREGOR's round-the-world motorbike trek was almost a costly affair when the actor backed a $70,000 (GBP38,900) chopper into a...

19th October 2004 2:24



Preston Teaches Degeneres Hula Dance

JOHN TRAVOLTA's wife KELLY PRESTON gave comedienne ELLEN DeGENERES a taste of her native Hawaii yesterday (18OCT04), by teaching her how to hula...

19th October 2004 2:24



Lucky Seven Stars Get Videogame Club Honour

Actor WILMER VALDERRAMA, former FRIENDS star AISHA TYLER and members of rock groups HOOBASTANK, LINKIN PARK and INCUBUS have become the first...

19th October 2004 2:24



Paris Leaves Pets And House Chores To Nicky

Hotel heiress NICKY HILTON finds living with her socialite sister PARIS tough - because she has to look after all of her exotic pets and do the...

19th October 2004 2:24



Gibson Plays Traffic Cop

MEL GIBSON will be showing off his lighter side on American TV this week (22OCT04) when he dons a silly moustache to play a '70s motorcycle cop in...

19th October 2004 2:24



Ben Fought For Christmas Role

BEN AFFLECK had to fight for his role in new festive comedy SURVIVING CHRISTMAS because producers didn't think he was funny enough. The movie...

19th October 2004 2:24



Renee Piles On The Pounds With The Help Of An Expert

RENEE ZELLWEGER hired a nutritionist to help her gain weight for the BRIDGET JONES'S DIARY sequel, because she felt so unhealthy being fat in the...

19th October 2004 2:24



Paris Hilton's Kangaroo Dream

PARIS HILTON has such a huge passion for exotic pets, she eyed transporting a kangaroo over to her home. Hilton fell in love with the Australian...

19th October 2004 9:23



Washington Fights For Blind Girl Role

SHE HATE ME star KERRY WASHINGTON had to fight for the role of blind ALICIA in upcoming comic book action movie THE FANTASTIC FOUR because the part...

19th October 2004 9:23



Paris Constantly Teased By Meister, Says Nicky

Hotel heiress PARIS HILTON is highly frustrated in the company of her sister NICKY's husband - because he constantly insists on embarrassing her. ...

19th October 2004 9:23



Actress Uncovers Ray Charles' Hotel Secret

Actress KERRY WASHINGTON uncovered one of late soul great RAY CHARLES big secrets while preparing to play the blind singer's wife in biopic RAY -...

19th October 2004 9:23



Cleese Owes His Life To Favourite Wine

Funnyman JOHN CLEESE signed up to host a new wine tasting TV special in America because his favourite tipples have often saved his sanity on movie...

19th October 2004 9:23



Bale In Trouble As He Piles On Weight

AMERICAN PSYCHO star CHRISTIAN BALE was so determined to beef up to play BATMAN just six weeks after playing an emaciated machine operator in THE...

19th October 2004 9:23



Britain's Most Explicit Film Granted Uncut Release

Director MICHAEL WINTERBOTTOM's controversial new movie 9 SONGS will be released uncut, despite being the most sexually explicit movie ever in UK...

19th October 2004 9:23



Grant's Planned Tribute Vetoed By His Dad

HUGH GRANT's plans to make a movie about his late grandfather's war heroics have been vetoed - by his own father. The English actor had hoped to...

19th October 2004 9:23



Dicaprio's Star-studded Voting Campaign

Movie hunk LEONARDO DiCAPRIO has persuaded a host of stars including JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE and SAMUEL L JACKSON to star in an advertising campaign...

19th October 2004 9:23



Patriotic Winslet To Stay In England

Actress KATE WINSLET has allayed speculation she's destined for life in America with her director husband SAM MENDES, insisting she'd never leave...

19th October 2004 9:23



Portman Dating Son Of Killers

Hollywood beauty NATALIE PORTMAN is reportedly romancing the son of two infamous American murderers. The 23-year-old LEON star has been spotted...

19th October 2004 9:23



Soundman Lands Celebrity Wedding Guests

Sound engineer SEAN SULLIVAN made sure his wedding day on Friday (15OCT04) was unforgettable by inviting two of Hollywood's hottest couples to...

19th October 2004 9:23



Idol Star Shocks With Weigh-in

Heavyweight AMERICAN IDOL star RUBEN STUDDARD has shocked the TV show producers behind his new diet bid by weighing it at almost 90 pounds (40.8...

19th October 2004 9:23



Osbourne Godfather Of Kate Hudson's Cousin

KATE HUDSON's singer cousin SARAH HUDSON has other links to the showbiz world - rocker OZZY OSBOURNE is her godfather. Sarah, whose debut album...

19th October 2004 9:23



Travis Bring Busking To London

LATEST: Scottish rockers TRAVIS stunned passers-by on the streets of London on Thursday (14OCT04) by launching into an impromptu gig to raise cash...

19th October 2004 9:23



Sting And Lennox Get Together For Bridget Jones

Tour partners STING and ANNIE LENNOX have recorded the former THE POLICE star's WE'LL BE TOGETHER hit for the new BRIDGET JONES'S DIARY sequel's...

19th October 2004 9:23



Ll And Foxx Are Friends Again

LL COOL J and JAMIE FOXX have made peace after the two stars fought on the set on American football drama ANY GIVEN SUNDAY. The pair got too...

19th October 2004 9:23



Sigel: 'I'm A Gentle Lion'

Hip-hop star BEANIE SIGEL is so eager to distance himself from his violent image, he refers to himself as a "gentle lion". Earlier this month...

19th October 2004 9:23



Libertines Shut Out Doherty

Ousted LIBERTINES rocker PETE DOHERTY has ruled out an imminent return to the group, because none of his former bandmates will talk to him. The...

19th October 2004 9:23



Williams Issues Album In Memory Card Format

Pop superstar ROBBIE WILLIAMS is to become the first major artist to sell an album in memory card format for mobile phones and hand-held...

19th October 2004 9:23



Helmet Saved Almond From Death

Former SOFT CELL star MARC ALMOND would have been killed "instantly" after his bike crash on Sunday (17OCT04) if he hadn't been wearing a crash...

19th October 2004 9:23



Spears Honeymoons In Fijian 'Blue Lagoon' Hideaway

Newlywed pop babe BRITNEY SPEARS and new husband KEVIN FEDERLINE have finally started their honeymoon on the idyllic Fijian island setting of the...

19th October 2004 9:23



Depp's Fart Prank

Hollywood star JOHNNY DEPP lightened the mood on the set of FINDING NEVERLAND, by setting off a fart machine. The actor had co-stars including...

19th October 2004 14:01



Pamela Anderson's Good Penis Karma

PAMELA ANDERSON has never encountered a lover with a small penis - and she thinks it's all down to her good karma. The former BAYWATCH star,...

19th October 2004 14:01



Winslet: 'Motherhood Comes First'

Being a mother is KATE WINSLET's true vocation, and she would have no problem quitting acting for her family. The British actress recently...

19th October 2004 14:01



Gellar Hates Baby Pressure

Actress SARAH MICHELLE GELLAR is annoyed with pressure from media and friends to start a family with her husband FREDDIE PRINZE JR. The I KNOW...

19th October 2004 14:01



Mcgregor To Tread The Boards

Scots movie heart-throb EWAN McGREGOR is making a long-awaited return to the stage after a five year absence. The DOWN WITH LOVE actor is in...

19th October 2004 14:01



Depp To Discover Gravity

Hollywood heart-throb JOHNNY DEPP is set to don tights and a wig to play 17th century scientist SIR ISAAC NEWTON in a forthcoming biopic. ...

19th October 2004 14:01



Fry Slams British Films

British actor and director STEPHEN FRY has slammed the British movie industry, for only making two types of films. The gay WILDE star, 47, was...

19th October 2004 14:01



Hugh Grant Revisits Prostitute In New Movie

Actor HUGH GRANT experienced deja vu on the set of the new BRIDGET JONES movie, when his character enjoys a liaison with a prostitute. Grant...

19th October 2004 14:01



Was Dreyfuss Fired?

LATEST: American actor RICHARD DREYFUSS was reportedly fired from the upcoming London production of THE PRODUCERS because he "wasn't ready or funny...

19th October 2004 14:01



Bardot Defamation Case Thrown Out Of Court

French sixties siren BRIGITTE BARDOT is celebrating after a Paris court threw out a defamation lawsuit against her. RADIO COURTESY host...

19th October 2004 14:01



Scissor Sister Makes Minogue 'Sore'

Australian singer KYLIE MINOGUE had such a good time at her pals the SCISSORS SISTERS' London concert on Sunday (17OCT04) - she left with a sore...

19th October 2004 14:01



Doug And The Slugs Frontman Dies

Canadian rocker DOUG BENNETT has died in a Calgary hospital from an undisclosed illness. He was 53. The DOUG AND THE SLUGS frontman was admitted...

19th October 2004 14:01



Minogue Worried About Tour

Pop beauty KYLIE MINOGUE is getting increasingly worried about her advancing years. The 36-year-old singer, who is dating French actor OLIVIER...

19th October 2004 14:01



Williams' New Love Is 'Golddigging Man-eater'

British pop hunk ROBBIE WILLIAMS' latest girlfriend LISA BRASH is a "gold-digging man-eater", according to friends of the stunning single...

19th October 2004 14:01



Pitney Sends 'Get Well' Wishes To Almond

Sixties singer GENE PITNEY has sent his best wishes to his former duet partner MARC ALMOND after the English star was seriously injured in a...

19th October 2004 14:01



Humperdinck: Manager Stopped Me Becoming A Superstar

Singer ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK has accused his former manager of holding back his career - and favouring chart rival TOM JONES. Both stars were...

19th October 2004 14:01



Anthony Introduces 'Friend' Lopez To Fans

Salsa star MARC ANTHONY is still refusing to confirm he has married superstar JENNIFER LOPEZ, after introducing the stunning Latina as "a really...

19th October 2004 14:01



Reeves Files Complaint Against Ebay

Motown singer MARTHA REEVES has filed a complaint against internet auction site eBAY.COM after they published her social security number and...

19th October 2004 14:01



Shark Tale Top In UK

Animated hit SHARK TALE has shot straight to the top of the UK box office after landing $13.5 million (GBP7.5 million) in its opening weekend...

19th October 2004 17:18



Anderson's Innocence

PAMELA ANDERSON was so innocent when she moved to Hollywood, she feared she wouldn't be able to keep up with Californian men sexually. The sexy...

19th October 2004 17:18



Winslet: 'I'd Pose Nude'

KATE WINSLET is so proud of her figure, she'd happily show it off nude. The actress stripped off for her role in 1997 movie TITANIC, but has since...

19th October 2004 17:18



Hilton And Richie To Get Simply Schooled

American socialites PARIS HILTON and NICOLE RICHIE will teach high school students in the next series of THE SIMPLE LIFE. The hotel heiress and...

19th October 2004 17:18



Depp Denies Solely Living In France

JOHNNY DEPP struggles to stay away from America for too long, because he loves his homeland too much. The actor laughs off press reports that...

19th October 2004 17:18



Olsen A College Dropout?

MARY-KATE OLSEN is reportedly on the verge of dropping out of university, just weeks after starting life as a student. The teenage...

19th October 2004 17:18



Grant: 'I Want To Marry'

HUGH GRANT has fuelled rumours he is planning to marry and start a family with girlfriend JEMIMA KHAN, insisting he "quite likes the idea of...

19th October 2004 17:18



Dreyfuss Admits He 'Can't Sing Or Dance'

Hollywood star RICHARD DREYFUSS confessed he can't sing or dance, just days before quitting the London stage production of THE PRODUCERS. The...

19th October 2004 17:18



Counting Crows Frontman Explains His Peculiar Dreadlocks

Adam Duritz, the frontman for Counting Crows, has revealed the secrets behind the odd hairstyle that has kept fans bemused for a while. Apparently,...

19th October 2004 17:18



Paltrow Loves The Sugababes

British pop trio THE SUGABABES have been given a surprising boost after discovering Hollywood star GWYNETH PALTROW is a huge fan. When she's not...

19th October 2004 17:18



Brown Waited To Reprise Stone Roses Songs

IAN BROWN refused to perform STONE ROSES songs solo for eight years, because he wanted to establish himself as an individual artist. The FOOL'S...

19th October 2004 17:18



Osbourne: 'I Grew Up Around Gangsters'

SHARON OSBOURNE adopted her tough persona from a young age, because she was regularly surrounded by armed "gangsters" at home. The reality TV...

19th October 2004 17:18



Lopez's First Love

JENNIFER LOPEZ still regularly visits her childhood sweetheart, who she dated for nine years at high school. Her relationship with DAVID CRUZ...

19th October 2004 17:18



Love Looking For Young Love

Troubled rock chick COURTNEY LOVE is looking for a younger lover to help her straighten her life out. The 40-year-old former HOLE frontwoman is...

19th October 2004 17:18



Young And Mills Blast Bush

NEIL YOUNG and SIR PAUL McCARTNEY's wife HEATHER MILLS used a charity event in Los Angeles last week (15OCT04) to attack US President GEORGE W...

19th October 2004 17:18



Shields Fears Daughter Will Fall Victim To Bullies

Hollywood actress BROOKE SHIELDS is dreading the day she'll have to pack her one-year-old daughter ROWAN off to school - because she's worried...

19th October 2004 21:08



Newton And Schneider Entertain The Troops

Cabaret superstar WAYNE NEWTON, funnyman ROB SCHNEIDER and country singer NEAL McCOY have joined forces to humour US troops stationed overseas. ...

19th October 2004 21:08



Kidman Looks For Strong Women

NICOLE KIDMAN deliberately looks to play strong and powerful women on the big screen, following the emotional trauma of her divorce. Splitting...

19th October 2004 21:08



Keira Chops Off Her Hair For Domino Effect

KEIRA KNIGHTLEY has chopped off her shoulder-length hair to play a real-life bounty hunter. The PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: THE CURSE OF THE BLACK...

19th October 2004 21:08



Nicky Wants Her Own Hilton

NICKY HILTON is hoping to follow in the footsteps of her pioneering great-grandfather CONRAD HILTON - by opening her own hotel. Nicky, younger...

19th October 2004 21:08



Tomei Skipped Alfie Premiere For Chinese Food

Sexy actress MARISA TOMEI decided to skip the screening of her new movie ALFIE at its London premiere on Thursday (14OCT04) -because she wanted to...

19th October 2004 21:08



Everett Believes John's 'Gone A Bit Wild'

British actor RUPERT EVERETT believes SIR ELTON JOHN has "gone a bit wild" lately with his string of outbursts. Last month (SEP04), John caused...

19th October 2004 21:08



Dicaprio, Bening, Foxx And Fahrenheit 9/11 Lead Early Oscars Charge

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO and ANNETTE BENING have become frontrunners for a 2005 OSCAR after picking up acting prizes at last night's (18OCT04) HOLLYWOOD...

19th October 2004 21:08



Redgrave's Ex Goes After Larry King

British actress LYNN REDGRAVE's bitter ex-husband JOHN CLARK is suing talk show titan LARRY KING for broadcasting an interview with his former wife...

19th October 2004 21:08



Urban Sells His Bike

Country star KEITH URBAN is handing over the keys to his $78,000 (GBP43,300) Customs Chopper motorbike to raise cash for meningitis research. ...

19th October 2004 21:08



Mcgraw Gets Italian Honour

Country superstar TIM McGRAW has picked up one of the most bizarre honours of his career - as an Italian-American. The singer, who is married to...

19th October 2004 21:08



Writers Fight For Beatles Songs In New Movie

Veteran British TV and movie writers IAN LA FRENAIS and DICK CLEMENT are attempting to make history by securing the right to fill the soundtrack of...

19th October 2004 21:08



Bono Wins Humanitarian Prize

U2 star BONO is $100,000 (GBP55,500) richer after winning a new humanitarian prize. The rocker is one of three individuals who have been...

19th October 2004 21:08



Jojo Gears Up For Presidential Performance

Teen pop sensation JOJO is extremely excited after landing her most important performance to date - singing for America's President. Once GEORGE...

19th October 2004 21:08



Duran Duran Scrap Stefani And Timberlake Collaborations

Reformed pop group DURAN DURAN scrapped plans to record with GWEN STEFANI and JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE for their comeback album because they thought the...

19th October 2004 21:08



Britney Uses Old Snap

BRITNEY SPEARS has reportedly used a two-year-old photograph on the cover of her new greatest hits album - because she's unhappy with the way she...

19th October 2004 21:08



Williams Explains Split With 'Friend' Hunter

British singer ROBBIE WILLIAMS has exposed the truth behind his split with former girlfriend RACHEL HUNTER - he didn't love her. The FEEL star...

19th October 2004 21:08


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