11th August 2005

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Barbara Bel Geddes Dies Of Lung Cancer

Former DALLAS star BARBARA BEL GEDDES has died of lung cancer. She was 82. The veteran actress, who played matriarch MISS ELLIE EWING on the...

11th August 2005 3:07



Fascinating Fact 21

SEX PISTOLS legend JOHNNY ROTTEN - real name JOHN LYDON - is having laser surgery to improve his eyesight so he can drive a sports car he's wanted to...

11th August 2005 3:07



Melua Becomes British Citizen

Singer KATIE MELUA became a British citizen yesterday (10AUG05), after living in the country from the age of nine. The CLOSEST THING TO CRAZY...

11th August 2005 3:07



Rockers Team Up For Pink Floyd Tribute Album

A host of rockers have teamed up to record a tribute to PINK FLOYD's classic 1979 album THE WALL. BACK AGAINST THE WALL, which is due to be...

11th August 2005 3:07



Osbourne Hints At Celebrity Drug Users

KELLY OSBOURNE would love to expose all the celebrities she took drugs with - because it would shock the world. The singer is sick of being the...

11th August 2005 3:07



Jagger: 'Song Isn't Just About Bush'

SIR MICK JAGGER is backtracking amid revelations a track on the new ROLLING STONES album attacks US President GEORGE W BUSH. Just days after the...

11th August 2005 3:07



Johnny Knoxville May Have Kissed Jessica Simpson According To Lie-detector Test

Johnny Knoxville has been accused of engaging in a relationship with Jessica Simpson, when the 'Jackass' star took a live lie-detector test while...

11th August 2005 3:07



Kimora Lee Simmons Placed On Probation

Rap mogul RUSSELL SIMMONS' wife KIMORA LEE SIMMONS has been placed on six months probation after pleading guilty in a New Jersey court to careless...

11th August 2005 3:07



Arrest Warrant Issued For Mccready

An arrest warrant issued was issued for MINDY McCREADY yesterday (10AUG05), after she reportedly violated her probation on a drug charge. A judge...

11th August 2005 3:07



Courtney Love Fails Drug Test

Troubled rocker COURTNEY LOVE's life has hit more turbulence, with Los Angeles authorities declaring she has failed a drug test and violated her...

11th August 2005 3:07



The Things They Say 13

"I've always been most comfortable in a black T-shirt and jeans. Anything more complicated than that and I look goofy." Actress JESSICA LANGE likes...

11th August 2005 3:07



Wood Got Crew Involved For Sexy Routine

THIRTEEN star EVAN RACHEL WOOD was so nervous about doing a sexy dance for her new movie PRETTY PERSUASION, she got the film crew to perform it for...

11th August 2005 3:07



The Things They Say 12

"Marriage is an exercise in torture!" SIX FEET UNDER star FRANCES CONROY doesn't believe in the concept of wedded bliss.

11th August 2005 3:07



Travolta And Preston Battle To Be Normal

JOHN TRAVOLTA and KELLY PRESTON struggle to give their kids normal lives, because they are so privileged. The couple strive to do "normal"...

11th August 2005 3:07



Mcgregor Loves Britain

THE ISLAND star EWAN McGREGOR has urged the people of Britain to come together and see themselves as one great country rather than four separate...

11th August 2005 3:07



Burke Dating Chavret

Sexy pin-up BROOKE BURKE has reportedly embarked on a romance with former BAYWATCH star DAVID CHAVRET, days after announcing her split from her...

11th August 2005 3:07



Maclaine's Financial Regrets

SHIRLEY MacLAINE is only making movies to pay for her retirement, after an investment error cost her millions. The actress recently rejuvenated...

11th August 2005 3:07



Roberts Goes Back To Work

JULIA ROBERTS has completed her first acting job since giving birth to twins nine months ago, a music video for rocker DAVE MATTHEWS. Roberts...

11th August 2005 3:07



Mcgrory Dies At 32

Actor MATTHEW McGRORY died at home in Los Angeles on Tuesday (09AUG05). He was 32. Police say the huge star, who was over seven foot tall, passed...

11th August 2005 3:07



Rourke Confronted By Model's Angry Boyfriend

MICKEY ROURKE was confronted outside a London nightclub by a jilted student in the early hours of yesterday (10AUG05) morning, after the man's model...

11th August 2005 3:07



Leblanc Apologises For Stripper Romp

Former FRIENDS star MATT LeBLANC has apologised to his wife and baby daughter for drunkenly groping a stripper during a wild night out. The actor,...

11th August 2005 3:07



Depp Kiss Made Co-star's Career

Kissing JOHNNY DEPP in CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY made veteran British actress LIZ SMITH's career. The 83-year-old was asked to read for...

11th August 2005 9:15



Preston's Super Wishes

KELLY PRESTON would end pain, world hunger and create world peace if she had superpowers like her new movie character. Preston plays JOSIE...

11th August 2005 9:15



Wood Loves London

THIRTEEN star EVAN RACHEL WOOD has developed a fixation with London and British men. The 18-year-old beauty, who is currently in the process of...

11th August 2005 9:15



Mcdowell To Bring 'Hilarious' Serial Killer Film To The Screen

Veteran actor MALCOLM McDOWELL is looking forward to amusing audiences with his first film as a producer - about a real-life Scottish serial...

11th August 2005 9:15



Swinton Reveals Female Crush

YOUNG ADAM star TILDA SWINTON's first crush was a female prefect at her school. The 44-year-old actress admits that while she's grown up to be a...

11th August 2005 9:15



Fox Braved Traffic For Lost

MATTHEW FOX almost missed out on his role in hit US series LOST because he wanted to avoid rush-hour traffic. The actor hates driving through...

11th August 2005 9:15



Damon Insists Affleck Will Rise Again

MATT DAMON insists the world will embrace his best pal BEN AFFLECK as a great actor when his movie TRUTH, JUSTICE AND THE AMERICAN WAY is released...

11th August 2005 9:15



Cruise's Fury Over Black Screen Request

Hollywood hunk TOM CRUISE was horrified when a building was covered in black canvas so people wouldn't see him walk from his trailer to the MISSION:...

11th August 2005 9:15



Hancock's Duets Inspiration

HERBIE HANCOCK used CARLOS SANTANA's groundbreaking SUPERNATURAL album to inspire his own duets LP POSSIBILITIES. The jazz legend collaborated...

11th August 2005 9:15



Johnson's Punk Start

JACK JOHNSON had to keep his folk ambitions secret when he first started playing music - because he was in a punk band. The singer eventually...

11th August 2005 9:15



Spears Dreams Of Swimwear Designs

BRITNEY SPEARS is so sick of seeing badly-dressed men on the beach, she wants to design her own range of male swimwear. The singer has already...

11th August 2005 9:15



Lohan: 'I'm Just A Normal Teenager'

Pop star LINDSAY LOHAN insists her Hollywood upbringing has not taken away her childhood - as she is still very much a teenager at heart. Lohan,...

11th August 2005 9:15



Herbie Humbled By Aguilera

Humble jazz star HERBIE HANCOCK was stunned when CHRISTINA AGUILERA and JOSS STONE agreed to appear on his new album - even though he'd never met...

11th August 2005 9:15



Reeves To Honour Motown Legends

Motown legend MARTHA REEVES is determined to pepper downtown Detroit with statues of Motown greats if she attains a place on the Michigan city's...

11th August 2005 9:15



Doherty Watched Over By Saintly Fan

Wildman rocker PETE DOHERTY has a guardian angel who watches over him - a 48-year-old fan who makes sure the BABYSHAMBLES frontman is looked after in...

11th August 2005 9:15



Fascinating Fact 24

Following the huge successes of HARRY POTTER AND THE PRISONER OF AZKABAN and BRIDGET JONES: THE EDGE OF REASON, British films nearly doubled their...

11th August 2005 9:15



Mills Mccartney To Go Vegan

HEATHER MILLS McCARTNEY is so inspired by her husband SIR PAUL McCARTNEY's devotion to vegetarianism and animal rights, she's gone one step further...

11th August 2005 13:57



Goldfrapp Rubbish Split Reports

Singer ALISON GOLDFRAPP has slammed reports she's considering leaving her GOLDFRAPP bandmate WILL GREGORY to pursue a solo career. The BLACK...

11th August 2005 13:57



Iron Maiden Inducted Into Hollywood Rock Walk

IRON MAIDEN has been honoured with the ultimate rock accolade - they are to be inducted into Hollywood's Rock Walk Of Fame. The British metal...

11th August 2005 13:57



Le Bon Pulls Out Of Yacht Race

LATEST: DURAN DURAN singer SIMON LE BON pulled out of the sailing race which almost claimed his life 20 years ago - but insists strong winds forced...

11th August 2005 13:57



Sony Bmg Battles To Retain American Idol Rights

The world's two largest record companies Sony BMG and Universal Music Group are fighting for the multi-million dollar rights to release albums from...

11th August 2005 13:57



Hawkins' Wedding Ultimatum

JUSTIN HAWKINS' fiancee SUE WHITEHOUSE has warned THE DARKNESS frontman she will call off their engagement if he doesn't set a wedding date soon. ...

11th August 2005 13:57



Judge Saves Cbgb Club From Eviction

New York City's legendary CBGB nightclub has been saved, after a judge ruled the punk Mecca cannot be evicted from its Bowery location just because...

11th August 2005 13:57



Cowell Sued For 'Stealing Show Idea And Name'

SIMON COWELL and US network ABC are being sued by two TV hosts who claim the pop mogul stole the brand and concept of their reality show MILLION...

11th August 2005 13:57



The Things They Say 14

"If you choose to be Frankenstein with Botox and plastic surgery, you've bought your own private mask. As you age naturally, your family shows more...

11th August 2005 13:57



Damon Shocked By Dark Grimm Tales

MATT DAMON was stunned when he realised how dark the BROTHERS GRIMM fairytales really were, and can't believe he wasn't terrified as a child. The...

11th August 2005 13:57



Hall Finds Perfect Solution For Ageing

SIR MICK JAGGER's ex-wife JERRY HALL refuses to panic about ageing skin - as her deteriorating eyesight prevents her from seeing the true extent of...

11th August 2005 13:57



Jackass Learns To Act

JACKASS star JOHNNY KNOXVILLE fears his poor acting skills marred a film about the passing of his hero GRAM PARSONS, so has had acting lessons to...

11th August 2005 13:57



Curtis Slams Enhanced Stars

FREAKY FRIDAY star JAMIE LEE CURTIS has slammed actresses who resort to cosmetic surgery in a bid to regain their youthful good looks - despite going...

11th August 2005 13:57



Ephron: 'I Knew Deep Throat Was Felt'

Director NORA EPHRON was ecstatic when the identity of the mysterious 'Deep Throat' who sparked the Watergate scandal was recently revealed to be FBI...

11th August 2005 13:57



Zeta-jones And Douglas Retreat To Canada

Hollywood couple CATHERINE ZETA-JONES and MICHAEL DOUGLAS are have invested a staggering sum on a rural site in Quebec, Canada - which they plan to...

11th August 2005 13:57



Ferguson Holidays With Royals

PRINCE ANDREW's former wife SARAH FERGUSON, DUCHESS OF YORK has been invited on the annual Royal holiday to Balmoral for the first time in 13 years -...

11th August 2005 13:57



Island Producers Blame Actors For Flop

THE ISLAND's producers have blamed the movie's stars SCARLETT JOHANSSON and EWAN McGREGOR for the critical-mauling its received. Producer WALTER...

11th August 2005 13:57



Stone Pleads Guilty To Drug Charge

Controversial director OLIVER STONE has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanour possession of marijuana while driving charge - just six years after pleading...

11th August 2005 13:57



Goldfrapp Slams Kylie Comparisons

British rocker ALISON GOLDFRAPP has slammed comparisons between herself and pop beauty KYLIE MINOGUE - insisting she's taller and more talented. ...

11th August 2005 13:57



No Theatre For Ballet

Former SPANDAU BALLET star GARY KEMP has written a musical celebrating legendary Irish poet WB YEATS's life - but is furious he can't find a theatre...

11th August 2005 13:57



E Grant Dismisses Age Gaps

Actor RICHARD E GRANT is dismissive of age gap taboos when it comes to romance - because he barely notices he is eight years younger than his wife...

11th August 2005 17:42



Hall And Warhol Loved Being Clean

Texan beauty JERRY HALL loved spending time with late artist ANDY WARHOL, because he was her only friend who didn't take drugs. The supermodel...

11th August 2005 17:42



Diaz: 'Men Sag Too'

Screen beauty CAMERON DIAZ has cheering news for aging women feeling insecure about their sagging breasts - as she knows men's assets start heading...

11th August 2005 17:42



Wood Downsizes

ELIJAH WOOD loves working on small, low-budget movies, as it redresses the balance after starring in the colossal blockbuster THE LORD OF THE...

11th August 2005 17:42



Connelly: 'Oscar Changed My Life'

Actress JENNIFER CONNELLY found winning an Oscar for her role in A BEAUTIFUL MIND was the most motivating experience of her career. The...

11th August 2005 17:42



New Yorker Dillon Snubs La

WILD THINGS star MATT DILLON adores the grit of New York City over the glitz of Los Angeles - especially because people in the Big Apple are much...

11th August 2005 17:42



Farrell Sex Tape Restraining Order Extended

LATEST: COLIN FARRELL has triumphed in having a temporary restraining order extended against ex-lover NICOLE NARAIN - preventing her from...

11th August 2005 17:42



Jolie Receives Cambodian Citizenship

Hollywood beauty ANGELINA JOLIE has been officially granted Cambodian citizenship by the Asian country's KING NORODOM SIHAMONI. The stunning...

11th August 2005 17:42



The Things They Say 15

"The truth of the matter is, I've done really very well - perhaps I could have done better, but you can only eat three meals a day." Former BEATLE...

11th August 2005 17:42



Goldfrapp Success Marred By Father's Death

Quirky British singer ALISON GOLDFRAPP is heartbroken her father died before he had a chance to see her rocket to stardom, because he only lived to...

11th August 2005 17:42



Spiteri Slams Surgery Mums

TEXAS singer SHARLEEN SPITERI has slammed celebrity mothers who promote exclusive miracle diets after losing their post-baby bulge, because she...

11th August 2005 17:42



Martin's Fuji Faux Pas

COLDPLAY frontman CHRIS MARTIN confused music fans at Japan's Fuji Rock festival last month (29JUL05), by accidentally bellowing a fond farewell in...

11th August 2005 17:42



Pharrell Is World's Best Dressed Man

THE NEPTUNES frontman PHARRELL WILLIAMS has been voted the Best Dressed Men in the World, according to the annual poll in men's magazine Esquire. ...

11th August 2005 17:42



Hall Fancies Jagger Again

Supermodel JERRY HALL was excited to see former partner SIR MICK JAGGER in a tight pair of jeans recently, because the oversize suits he wore in the...

11th August 2005 17:42



Rolling Stones Drop Big Bucks For Modest Gig

The ROLLING STONES amazed fans in Canada when they played an intimate warm-up gig in Toronto for a paltry $8 (GBP4) per ticket. The veteran...

11th August 2005 17:42



Mccartney Won't Buy Beatle Rights

SIR PAUL McCARTNEY has slammed rumours he will take advantage of MICHAEL JACKSON's financial troubles to make a low offer for THE BEATLES song rights...

11th August 2005 17:42



Jackson's 'Ex' Publicist Releases Statement After Death Of Mentor

The employment status of MICHAEL JACKSON's 'former' publicist RAYMONE BAIN has called into question, after she released a statement on the singer's...

11th August 2005 17:42



Carey Remains At Number One

MARIAH CAREY is continuing to have a strong hold on the US singles chart, with WE BELONG TOGETHER enjoying an 11th non-consecutive week at number one...

11th August 2005 21:32



Akon Inspired By Boys Night Out

R+B newcomer AKON felt inspired to write his latest song BELLYDANCER after a raucous night out with his male pals. The LONELY hitmaker, who spent...

11th August 2005 21:32



Phifer To Make Al Green Biopic

Actor MEKHI PHIFER will star as AL GREEN in a new biopic of the R+B legend. The movie will chart Green's plunge into drink and drugs before he...

11th August 2005 21:32



Rimes' Help For Eczema Sufferers

Country star LeANN RIMES wants other eczema sufferers to follow her example and conquer the condition. The singer hid her eczema for years,...

11th August 2005 21:32



Mccartney Wants Album Cash

Veteran rocker SIR PAUL McCARTNEY hopes his new album will bring in the cash because otherwise he can't consider it a success. The former BEATLE...

11th August 2005 21:32



Simpson Song Hits In Germany

JESSICA SIMPSON is the subject of a scathing new song that has become a massive hit in Germany. New York rocker ADAM GREEN has written a song...

11th August 2005 21:32



Lohan To Blast Father In Song

Teen queen LINDSAY LOHAN is reportedly set to blast her estranged father MICHAEL LOHAN in song on her sophomore album. The RUMORS hitmaker, 19, is...

11th August 2005 21:32



Lucas Want To Play Jennings

JOSH LUCAS wants to play late newsreader PETER JENNINGS in a movie about his life. Lucas is also using the 67-year-old journalist's death from...

11th August 2005 21:32



Leblanc: 'Give Joey Another Chance'

MATT LeBLANC promises the second season of his FRIENDS spin-off show JOEY will be much better than the first. The show got off to a lukewarm...

11th August 2005 21:32



Anna Nicole Smith Slams Simpson

ANNA NICOLE SMITH has attacked JESSICA SIMPSON and warned her the media will soon turn on her. In a venomous column in the National Enquirer, the...

11th August 2005 21:32



Mcgregor Hates Bond Rumours

EWAN McGREGOR is furious with an unnamed journalist who wrote he was "always wittering on about playing" JAMES BOND, insisting he barely speaks about...

11th August 2005 21:32



Willis' New Lover

Actor BRUCE WILLIS has reportedly found a new younger lover - the former fiancee of British motor racing driver JENSON BUTTON. Willis has been...

11th August 2005 21:32



Tyra Bank Accused Of Sleeping Around By Author

American author KARRINE STEFFANS has accused TYRA BANKS of sleeping with a host of Hollywood men, after arguing with the supermodel on her...

11th August 2005 21:32



Sizemore's Sex Addiction

Troubled actor TOM SIZEMORE is battling a rare medical condition that leaves him sexually insatiable. The SAVING PRIVATE RYAN star was recently...

11th August 2005 21:32



Beatty Wins First Round In Dick Tracy Battle

Actor WARREN BEATTY has been given the go-ahead to proceed with a lawsuit he filed in May (05) in a battle over the film rights to DICK TRACY. ...

11th August 2005 21:32



Roberts To 'Quit Hollywood'

JULIA ROBERTS has reportedly made her last movie and will quit acting after appearing on Broadway next year (06) so she can spend time with her baby...

11th August 2005 21:32



The Things They Say 16

"Gastric bypass surgery as entertainment - what are they thinking?" Rapper and actor NICK CANNON believes reality TV has gone too far.

11th August 2005 21:32


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