21st October 2004

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De Matteo's Paper Towel Demonstration

EMMY-winning actress DREA DE MATTEO gave a paper towel company some free advertising yesterday (20OCT04), when she sung the praises of its product...

21st October 2004 2:24



Walken's Horse Fears

Actor CHRISTOPHER WALKEN refused to ride a real-life horse for his part in SLEEPY HOLLOW, because he's terrified of the speedy animals. The...

21st October 2004 2:24



De Matteo Wants To Start Pet Airline

EMMY-winning actress DREA DE MATTEO is so concerned about the treatment of animals when they fly, she wants to start up her own airline for pets. ...

21st October 2004 2:24



Sheen To Don Degeneres' Underwear On The West Wing

Actor MARTIN SHEEN has promised to wear a pair of ELLEN DeGENERES' underwear on the set of his show THE WEST WING following a basketball challenge...

21st October 2004 2:24



Godzilla To Get Star On Walk Of Fame

Fire-breathing movie monster GODZILLA has been awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. A ceremony will honour the giant lizard in front of...

21st October 2004 2:24



Princess Diaries Star Finds Her Own Princess

Quirky PRINCESS DIARIES and SAVED! star HEATHER MATARAZZO has joined the likes of ROSIE O'DONNELL and MELISSA ETHERIDGE by marrying another...

21st October 2004 2:24



Mcgregor Talks Masturbation

Scottish actor EWAN McGREGOR caused a stir on American TV on Tuesday night (19OCT04), when he spoke candidly about masturbation. During an...

21st October 2004 2:24



Cruise Turned Down Top Gun Franchise

TOM CRUISE turned down the chance to star in a succession of sequels to his breakthrough film TOP GUN, because he wanted to play a wide range of...

21st October 2004 2:24



Alexis Arquette Finds Love

DAVID ARQUETTE's cross-dressing brother ALEXIS is elated after finding love with a new boyfriend. Arquette, who has been living as a woman for...

21st October 2004 2:24



Foxx Hates The 'N' Word Because It Brings Back Bad Memories

JAMIE FOXX hates being referred to as a 'n**ger' by friends because he despised being called the derogatory term when he was a teenager in Texas. ...

21st October 2004 2:24



Fuqua Battles Universal Over Defunct Film

TRAINING DAY director ANTOINE FUQUA is considering filing a breach of contract lawsuit against UNIVERSAL bosses after being sacked from the now...

21st October 2004 2:24



Paltrow Praises Valentino For His Help In Her Time Of Need

GWYNETH PALTROW has adopted fashion designer VALENTINO and his partner GIANCARLO GIAMMETI as her dads because they helped her cope when her father...

21st October 2004 2:24



Tommy Lee Gets Serious About Reality Project

TOMMY LEE is taking his status as a NEBRASKA UNIVERSITY student very seriously - he donned a band uniform to play drums before his new football...

21st October 2004 2:24



Jewel To Open Jewellery Store

Sexy singer JEWEL plans to live up to her name by opening a new HARRY WINSTON salon. The INTUITION singer will cut a diamond-studded ribbon...

21st October 2004 2:24



Velvet Revolver Shoot Out For Covers

The rock supergroup formed by SLASH and DUFF McKAGAN is paying tribute to its heroes with a series of B-side covers. VELVET REVOLVER have...

21st October 2004 2:24



Producer Praises Destiny's Child For Praising God

R+B producer 9TH WONDER has discovered the recording secret that has rocketed DESTINY'S CHILD to the top - they pray before every session. The...

21st October 2004 2:24



Rappers Team Up For Anti-bush Track

Rappers MOBB DEEP, EVERLAST, KRS-ONE, ALCHEMIST, WC, MACK 10, DEFARI, DILATED PEOPLES and B-REAL OF CYPRESS HILL have joined forces for a track...

21st October 2004 2:24



Courtney Love's Prison Album

Rocker COURTNEY LOVE is planning to release a new live album, recorded at a women's prison. The singer, who narrowly avoided jail herself...

21st October 2004 2:24



Jamelia Commits To Band Aid Iii

LATEST: R+B beauty JAMELIA has joined fundraising supergroup BAND AID III to re-record festive hit DO THEY KNOW IT'S CHRISTMAS?. The THANK YOU...

21st October 2004 2:24



Ozzy Wants Eminem And Ashlee On Ozzfest

Rocker OZZY OSBOURNE has a secret wishlist of acts for next year's (05) OZZFEST tour, including EMINEM and ASHLEE SIMPSON. The heavy metal icon...

21st October 2004 2:24



Carter Brands Lohan A 'Troublemaker'

Teen pop hunk AARON CARTER has offered his verdict on the longrunning feud between LINDSAY LOHAN and HILARY DUFF - he's branded Lohan the...

21st October 2004 2:24



Ricky Martin Blasts Child Sex Tourism

RICKY MARTIN is calling on UNITED NATIONS diplomats to help bring an end to the growing problem of child sex tourism. The Puerto Rican...

21st October 2004 2:24



Cocker To Play Potter Music

Former PULP star JARVIS COCKER will lend his musical magic to the latest HARRY POTTER movie - he's signed up to score the soundtrack. The...

21st October 2004 8:58



Eminem Blasts Bush

Rapper EMINEM is letting fans know where he stands politically on an outspoken new track called MOSH. In the tune, which features on Eminem's...

21st October 2004 8:58



Jay-z: 'My Retirement May Be Short-lived'

JAY-Z admits his retirement from music may not be permanent - because he's convinced he'll suffer withdrawal symptoms in the near-future. The...

21st October 2004 8:58



Nirvana Stars Come Together For Kerry

Surviving NIRVANA stars DAVE GROHL and KRIST NOVOSELIC have reunited for the first time in 10 years - in an effort to oust US President GEORGE W...

21st October 2004 8:58



The Faces To Reform

ROD STEWART is plotting a sensational return to rock following his popular GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK series - he's reforming THE FACES. The...

21st October 2004 8:58



Janney Likes Doggy-style Photo

Statuesque actress ALLISON JANNEY rarely gets depressed because when she's feeling low she looks at a photo of her eight-month old pooch...

21st October 2004 8:58



Muniz Reduces Car Collection

MALCOLM IN THE MIDDLE star FRANKIE MUNIZ has decided to downsize his colossal car collection, keeping hold of just two. The 18-year-old actor...

21st October 2004 8:58



Janney's Hallowe'en Secrets

WEST WING star ALLISON JANNEY loves Hallowe'en because she can hit the party circuit as a statuesque, over-the-top whore - with great legs. The...

21st October 2004 8:58



Hamilton Loves The Hotel Life

Actor GEORGE HAMILTON lives in a suite at Los Angeles' Bel Air Hotel because he doesn't want to leave a house behind when he dies. The...

21st October 2004 8:58



Close Dreamed Of Being An Actor

FATAL ATTRACTION star GLENN CLOSE knew she wanted a career in cinema from an early age - but she yearned to be a leading man. The OSCAR winner's...

21st October 2004 8:58



Osbourne Brings In Plumbers To Combat Ozzy's Aim

Reality TV star SHARON OSBOURNE has ordered plumbers to install urinals in her England home - for the benefit of her clumsy husband OZZY. Sharon...

21st October 2004 8:58



Clooney's Girl Take To The Skies To Be With Him

Actor GEORGE CLOONEY's sexy British girlfriend LISA SNOWDON ensures her monthly calendar always affords her a few free days - so she can fly out to...

21st October 2004 8:58



Walken Hates Lead Actor Roles

Film veteran CHRISTOPHER WALKEN is relieved his unique features steered him away from becoming a leading man like HARRISON FORD, because he thinks...

21st October 2004 8:58



Foxx Learns To Trust White Guys Thanks To Hackford And Mann

JAMIE FOXX learned to trust white guys after years of racial abuse - thanks to directors MICHAEL MANN and TAYLOR HACKFORD. The funnyman grew up...

21st October 2004 8:58



Moore Wants Mcgregor For Bond

Former JAMES BOND star SIR ROGER MOORE is backing EWAN McGREGOR to succeed PIERCE BROSNAN as the suave superspy. The troubled 21st Bond...

21st October 2004 8:58



Carter Called On Younger Brother For Hilton Gifts

BACKSTREET BOYS hunk NICK CARTER had a constant source of inspiration when he wanted to buy gifts for ex-girlfriend PARIS HILTON - his little...

21st October 2004 8:58



Ll Cool J's Unusual Sex Tips

LL COOL J has livened up his fans' sex lives by sharing some unusual tips for the bedroom. The rapper-turned-actor is an advocate for mixing...

21st October 2004 8:58



Fat Joe And Melle Mel Join Bacardi Campaign

Hip-hop star FAT JOE and rap pioneer MELLE MEL have teamed up to appear in a new advertising campaign for BACARDI SUPERIOR rum. Shot in Harlem,...

21st October 2004 8:58



Whibley Loses Interest In Strippers

SUM 41 frontman DERYCK WHIBLEY has lost interest in strippers since finding love with fellow Canadian AVRIL LAVIGNE. The FAT LIP singer and his...

21st October 2004 8:58



Carter Regrets End Of Duff Romance

Pop heart-throb AARON CARTER deeply regrets cheating on ex-girlfriend HILARY DUFF - because he's still in love with her. The I WANT CANDY...

21st October 2004 8:58



Syms' Robbers' Sent To Prison

Sixties actress SYLVIA SYMS is relieved the two Polish women who tricked their way into her home to rob her have finally been sent to prison...

21st October 2004 14:02



London Film Festival Opens

MIKE LEIGH's critically-acclaimed film VERA DRAKE opened this year's (04) LONDON FILM FESTIVAL on Wednesday night (20OCT04) in the British...

21st October 2004 14:02



Diana's Wedding Champagne For Sale

Late British royal DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES' champagne from her wedding to PRINCE CHARLES is expected to fetch more than $5,400 (GBP3,000) at...

21st October 2004 14:02



Tv Bosses Give Frost A Second Chance

British actress and lingerie designer SADIE FROST has been given a second chance by UK TV bosses, who axed her last show after just nine...

21st October 2004 14:02



Lee, Trump And Diddy Devastated Over Yankees Loss

New Yorkers SPIKE LEE, SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS and DONALD TRUMP were devastated last night (20OCT04) as they watched their beloved baseball team NEW...

21st October 2004 14:02



Moore Unfazed By Utah Activists

Controversial director MICHAEL MOORE has slammed claims he feared for his life while urging youngsters in conservative Utah to vote against...

21st October 2004 14:02



Dicaprio Urges Students To Vote

Hollywood hunk LEONARDO DiCAPRIO has begged hundreds of students to vote for Democratic presidential hopeful JOHN KERRY at the forthcoming 2...

21st October 2004 14:02



Bening: 'Beatty For President'

OSCAR-nominated actress ANNETTE BENING has put forward her acting legend husband WARREN BEATTY as a perfect US presidential candidate. The...

21st October 2004 14:02



Blake's 'Rights Violated' During Unlawful Search

A Los Angeles judge has ruled actor ROBERT BLAKE's constitutional rights were violated when officers allowed a journalist into the star's home...

21st October 2004 14:02



Prince Harry Cuts Photographer's Lip

British royal PRINCE HARRY has reportedly attacked a photographer for hitting him in the face with a camera outside a London nightclub in the early...

21st October 2004 14:02



Missy Elliott Too Busy For Love

Single rapper MISSY ELLIOTT is too busy making music to have time for a boyfriend. The WORK IT superstar insists her career is too important for...

21st October 2004 14:02



Walsh Slams Keating

Irish music mogul LOUIS WALSH has hit out at former protege RONAN KEATING, dubbing him "untalented". Walsh is angry neither he nor Keating's...

21st October 2004 14:02



Cowell Does Simpsons For Free

British pop mogul SIMON COWELL is such a huge fan of THE SIMPSONS he guest-starred on the TV sitcom for free. The AMERICAN IDOL judge is...

21st October 2004 14:02



Manilow Pities Britney

BARRY MANILOW can relate to the pressure BRITNEY SPEARS is under - because he has been there himself. The veteran crooner says he suffered many...

21st October 2004 14:02



Eminem Pays For Uncle's Funeral

LATEST: Rapper EMINEM has reportedly agreed to pay for the funeral of his uncle, who shot himself in the head last week (ends14OCT04). The STAN...

21st October 2004 14:02



Elliott Rejects Madonna's Kabbalah Invitation

Rapper MISSY ELLIOTT snubbed MADONNA's persistent attempts to convert her to the controversial Kabbalah following. The 33-year-old befriended...

21st October 2004 14:02



Lopez Enrolls Anthony As Producer

Latina beauty JENNIFER LOPEZ's husband MARC ANTHONY is producing her first Spanish language album - but she still refuses to duet with him on it. ...

21st October 2004 14:02



Tommy Lee Reality Show Causes Controversy

Badboy rocker TOMMY LEE's enrollment at the University of Nebraska has been met with anger by some teachers, students and domestic violence...

21st October 2004 14:02



Close To Play Nasty Tv Cop

Actress GLENN CLOSE will turn her back on movies to star in popular American TV series THE SHIELD. The legal drama's executive producer SHAWN...

21st October 2004 17:28



Bracco: 'The Sopranos Is My Favourite Show'

THE SOPRANOS star LORRAINE BRACCO is so proud of the TV show, she watches every episode. The actress - who plays psychiatrist DR JENNIFER MELFI...

21st October 2004 17:28



Paris' Mother Begs Producers On Her Behalf

Hotel heiress PARIS HILTON's mother KATHY has reportedly begged movie bosses to cast her daughter opposite teenage star LINDSAY LOHAN in a new...

21st October 2004 17:28



Smith Enrolls At Degrassi High

Director and actor KEVIN SMITH is fulfilling a life-long ambition by starring in cult Canadian drama DEGRASSI HIGH. The New Jersey-born star has...

21st October 2004 17:28



Stallone To Launch Magazine

ROCKY star SYLVESTER STALLONE is encouraging older men to follow his healthy example - by launching a monthly men's fitness magazine. The...

21st October 2004 17:28



Hilton Refuses To Return Meister's Heirloom

Hotel heiress NICKY HILTON has reportedly complicated her and TODD MEISTER's divorce proceedings by refusing to give up his late mother's wedding...

21st October 2004 17:28



Cheadle And Sunshine Honoured At Gotham

TRAFFIC star DON CHEADLE will receive the coveted Gotham Actor Award from the INDEPENDENT FILM PROJECT (IFP) for his body of celebrated movies. ...

21st October 2004 17:28



Dunst Hints At Gyllenhaal Reunion

KIRSTEN DUNST has rubbished reports her break up from JAKE GYLLENHAAL was acrimonious - insisting the pair both still regard it a temporary...

21st October 2004 17:28



Roberts Plans Break After Childbirth

JULIA ROBERTS will take a five-year break from acting after giving birth to twins next year (05), according to her personal trainer. The actress...

21st October 2004 17:28



Bush Jeopardizes African-american Vote

US President GEORGE W BUSH has infuriated African-American voters by refusing to appear on BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TELEVISION (BET), unlike his...

21st October 2004 17:28



Stokes Third Album Will Be 'Different'

STROKES frontman JULIAN CASABLANCAS is determined the band's next album will sound different to their previous efforts - even if it takes months to...

21st October 2004 17:28



Ferdinand Thrill Children At Underage Show

Scottish rockers FRANZ FERDINAND were thrilled with the success of their concert exclusively for underage fans - because it gave kids the chance to...

21st October 2004 17:28



Kiedis Tasted Women And Drugs At 12

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS frontman ANTHONY KIEDIS enjoyed first taste of women, and smoking marijuana, at the age of 12 - under the guidance of his...

21st October 2004 17:28



Goodrem's Disastrous Love Song

Australian singer DELTA GOODREM's tuneless performance at Sunday's (17OCT04) ARIA awards has been blamed on recent paparazzi photos of her lover...

21st October 2004 17:28



Tommy Lee Declines To Party At College

Hellraising rocker TOMMY LEE has refused to party with his newfound college pals after enrolling at Lincoln's University of Nebraska. The former...

21st October 2004 17:28



Slimming Spices Elliott's Sex Life

Losing 32 kilograms (five stone) has changed hip-hop star MISSY ELLIOTT's life - and revolutionised her sex life. The rapper was told by doctors...

21st October 2004 17:28



Jay-z And R Kelly Feud During Tour

Rap star JAY-Z is allegedly refusing to talk to R KELLY during their current American tour - because he's disgusted by the IGNITION singer's child...

21st October 2004 17:28



Drunken Brosnan Misses Salma's Strip

PIERCE BROSNAN is regretting a drunken night of partying with AFTER THE SUNSET co-stars WOODY HARRELSON and SALMA HAYEK, because he missed the...

21st October 2004 21:07



Renee Looks Forward To Moving In

RENEE ZELLWEGER is looking forward to some well-deserved time off - so she can eventually move into her new home. The actress bought a "holiday...

21st October 2004 21:07



Buffy Upsets The Spirits During Cleansing Ceremony

Former BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER star SARAH MICHELLE GELLAR upset Japanese mystics when she got a fit of the giggles during a religious purification...

21st October 2004 21:07



Desperate Success Prompts Questions About Garner's Alias

The future of JENNIFER GARNER's TV series ALIAS has been questioned, following the success of TERI HATCHER's new show DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES. ...

21st October 2004 21:07



Ziyi Slams Hollywood's Oriental Stereotypes

HERO star ZHANG ZIYI has slammed the Hollywood movie industry for stereotyping her as either a poor Chinese girl or an oriental prostitute. The...

21st October 2004 21:07



Foxx Has Found His Ideal Woman But He's Waiting To Wed

COLLATERAL star JAMIE FOXX has given up chasing younger women because he's no longer interested in clubbing all night and raising hell. The...

21st October 2004 21:07



Affleck Swears Off Action Movies

BEN AFFLECK has declared he never wants to star in a high-action movie ever again. Affleck, former fiance of JENNIFER LOPEZ, has branched out...

21st October 2004 21:07



Lohan's Dad Plans Reality Show

Teenage actress LINDSAY LOHAN is furious her estranged father MICHAEL is planning a reality show about his scandalous life, pals claim. The...

21st October 2004 21:07



Pam Urges The Queen To Reconsider Fur Hats

Animal lover PAMELA ANDERSON isn't letting her book promotion trip to London go without having a stab at royal malpractice - she's urging QUEEN...

21st October 2004 21:07



Martha Stewart Petitions For New Trial

Jailed lifestyle guru MARTHA STEWART has petitioned for a new trial, claiming she was denied the right to challenge certain statements in her...

21st October 2004 21:07



Keaton Battles With The Kennedys Over Los Angeles Hotel

Actress DIANE KEATON has joined a steering group trying to save Los Angeles' famous Ambassador Hotel landmark from demolition. Members of...

21st October 2004 21:07



Sir Ian Blasts Will Smith Over Decade-old Homophobic Stance

British thespian SIR IAN McKELLEN has blasted WILL SMITH for remarks he claims were homophobic. The LORD OF THE RINGS star kept quiet about...

21st October 2004 21:07



Kings Of Leon: 'Don't Believe The Hype'

American rockers KINGS OF LEON have urged fans not to believe everything they read about them in newspapers and magazines. The MOLLY'S CHAMBERS...

21st October 2004 21:07



Barry Manilow: 'I'm Still Hip'

BARRY MANILOW is still cool at the age of 61 - and he has the record collection to prove it. Despite his reputation for classic covers and...

21st October 2004 21:07



Usher And Alicia Hit The Top

USHER and ALICIA KEYS look set to claim America's Hallowe'en (31OCT04) number one with the aptly-titled MY BOO. The duet has ended CIARA's...

21st October 2004 21:07



Ferdinand Soccer Anthem May Not Arrive Until 2010

FRANZ FERDINAND may have to wait another six years to release their soccer anthem - because their native Scotland are struggling to qualify for the...

21st October 2004 21:07



Difford And Tilbrook Reunion Offers New Hope For Squeeze Fans

British rockers SQUEEZE are on the verge of a major reunion after founding members CHRIS DIFFORD and GLENN TILBROOK agreed to perform together for...

21st October 2004 21:07



Bono's High Praise For Memphis

U2 star BONO has praised Memphis, Tennessee, after being given one of the city's highest honours. The rocker was presented with the FREEDOM...

21st October 2004 21:07



Jackson Hit With Hotel Bill

MICHAEL JACKSON is in the news again - this time for allegedly trashing a hotel suite in Las Vegas, Nevada. The troubled pop superstar has...

21st October 2004 21:07


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