22nd November 2005

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Chris Whitley Dying Of Lung Cancer

Singer/songwriter CHRIS WHITLEY has been diagnosed with terminal lung cancer. In a posting on the blues star's official website, his brother DAN...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Cowell And Martin Smith Set Sights On Supergroup

Music mogul SIMON COWELL is in secret talks with former TAKE THAT manager NIGEL MARTIN SMITH to create a pop supergroup. The tyrannical X FACTOR...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Dylan Student Poetry Auctioned

Handwritten pages of BOB DYLAN's student poetry have fetched a staggering $78,000 (GBP43,333) at a Rock + Pop Memorabilia auction in New York - the...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Gotti's Lawyers Attempt To Keep 50 Cent Shooting Out Of Trial

LATEST: Rap mogul IRV GOTTI's legal team is attempting to prevent prosecutors in the Murder Inc. money laundering trial from using a 50 CENT shooting...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Paris Rides To The American Music Awards

Socialite PARIS HILTON is already making the most of her new customised motorbike gift - she'll ride it onto the stage at the American Music Awards...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Clooney + Pitt Devise Wedding Prank

Hollywood pranksters GEORGE CLOONEY and BRAD PITT have been secretly planning a practical joke to fool the paparazzi - by staging a fake wedding at...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Banks' Emotional Goodbye To Her Modelling Career

Supermodel TYRA BANKS had an emotional family reunion on her US talk show last night (21NOV05) when her mother surprised her to mark the end of her...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Pastore Pleads Guilty To Attempted Assault

LATEST: Former THE SOPRANOS star VINCENT PASTORE has finally had the opportunity to plead guilty to attempting to assault his ex-girlfriend LISA...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Clooney Denies Bush Attack In New Film

Hollywood star GEORGE CLOONEY has rubbished claims his latest movie is a veiled attack on US President GEORGE BUSH - but refuses to apologise for the...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Fascinating Fact 547

BILLY JOEL's first solo tour in six years is looking like it will be another big seller - tickets for a Madison Square Garden date in New York...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Fascinating Fact 546

CHRISTINA AGUILERA crooned jazz standard AT LAST, backed by a 14 piece orchestra, to her new husband JORDAN BRATMAN at the reception following their...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Richards: 'Heroin Floored Me'

THE ROLLING STONES star KEITH RICHARDS never regrets taking heroin even though he describes it as "a cheeky, cheeky, cheeky little drug" that robbed...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Jagger: 'Yoko Cut Me Out'

ROLLING STONES frontman SIR MICK JAGGER is convinced YOKO ONO banned her late husband JOHN LENNON from seeing his rocker friends because she deemed...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Bono: 'I Want To Be Remembered For My Music'

U2 frontman BONO wants be remembered for his contribution to rock music instead of his political activism. The 45-year-old singer has been a key...

22nd November 2005 2:53



The Things They Say 641

"My accountants and lawyers tell me that my books look like a bum who lives under the bridge who just won the lottery. I don't spend that much...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Fascinating Fact 548

RAY star KERRY WASHINGTON and actress MIA MAESTRO have become the latest movie stars to sign up for timepiece ads - they'll both appear in new print...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Zhang Lost In Translation During Airport Nightmare

Chinese movie star ZIYI ZHANG made a pact to learn English after she was forced to follow a man to a toilet in an airport when her flight from Los...

22nd November 2005 2:53



The Things They Say 640

"I'd love to put together a one-woman show for Broadway or Vegas, dancing and doing all the songs you wish you'd been the first to ever sing."...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Olin Falls For Platt On Casanova Set

Historical epic CASANOVA brought the romantic out in actress LENA OLIN - she fell for her on-screen lover OLIVER PLATT while making the movie. ...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Director: 'Clinton + Jackson Cost Casanova A Fair Rating'

Movie-maker LASSE HALSTROM blames BILL CLINTON and JANET JACKSON for the fact his new CASANOVA epic has been rated strictly by US censors. The...

22nd November 2005 2:53



Ex-oasis Drummer To Sue Lawyers - Again

Former OASIS drummer TONY McCARROLL, who was sacked from the British supergroup in 1995, is suing the lawyers who failed to win him compensation -...

22nd November 2005 9:24



Glitter Denies Child Sex Accusations, Say Police

LATEST: Convicted paedophile GARY GLITTER has denied accusations he had underage sex with two girls in Vietnam, according to local police. ...

22nd November 2005 9:24



Swinton Makes White Witch An Aryan Villain

TILDA SWINTON insisted on giving THE NARNIA CHRONICLES' terrifying WHITE WITCH a makeover for new film THE LION, THE WITCH + THE WARDROBE because she...

22nd November 2005 9:24



Foxx: 'I Won't Repeat My Parents' Mistakes'

Oscar-winner JAMIE FOXX still feels the pain of being abandoned by his parents when he was a baby - and his own enjoyable experience of fatherhood...

22nd November 2005 9:24



Modine Left Stunned By Visit To Amputees

Actor MATTHEW MODINE has been left a changed man after visiting returned Iraq War amputees in Washington DC. The FULL METAL JACKET star visited...

22nd November 2005 9:24



Fat Clooney Was Miserable On Syriana Set

MATT DAMON sympathised with pal GEORGE CLOONEY on the set of new thriller SYRIANA because he had to pile on the pounds to play a CIA agent and was...

22nd November 2005 9:24



Fascinating Fact 550

The wedding planner who helped stage CHRISTINA AGUILERA's $1 million (GBP555,500) nuptials this weekend (19NOV05) also masterminded BRAD PITT and...

22nd November 2005 9:24



Lopez Strips Off For Pirelli

Latina singer JENNIFER LOPEZ has signed up to appear in tyre makers Pirelli's 2006 VIP calendar. The star's secret shoot, in which she wears a...

22nd November 2005 9:24



Fascinating Fact 549

Rocker SHERYL CROW owns 200 pairs of jeans.

22nd November 2005 9:24



Young And Church In Impromptu Welsh Pub Gig

British singer WILL YOUNG and teen soprano CHARLOTTE CHURCH performed an impromptu gig over the weekend (19-20NOV05), when they took to the...

22nd November 2005 9:24



Daltrey Rejects Ageist Rock

Rocker ROGER DALTREY wants his THE WHO bandmate and songwriter PETE TOWNSHEND to express the angst of old age when they release their next album. ...

22nd November 2005 9:24



Cole Porter Bed And Breakfast

The crumbling house of legendary composer COLE PORTER is set to be transformed into a museum celebrating his life and work, but the project will also...

22nd November 2005 9:24



Weller To Be Honoured At Brit Awards

Former JAM frontman PAUL WELLER is to be honoured at next year's (FEB06) Brit Awards with an outstanding contribution award. The GOING UNDERGROUND...

22nd November 2005 9:24



The Things They Say 643

"He's one of the greatest living actors, for sure. And one of the things I've learnt as an actor growing up, from people like him, is the importance...

22nd November 2005 9:24



Paltrow's Make-up Point At Star-studded Party

Actress GWYNETH PALTROW deliberately refused to conform to celebrity party expectations recently, by showing up at fashion designer STELLA...

22nd November 2005 9:24



The Things They Say 642

"Where I grew up, everyone was naked." Swedish pin-up VICTORIA SILVSTEDT has no problems taking her clothes off.

22nd November 2005 9:24



Smoking Platt Plans A Turkey Treat

Movie star OLIVER PLATT can't wait for Thanksgiving Day because the American holiday gives him the excuse to smoke a turkey and impress his extended...

22nd November 2005 9:24



Klum's Special Gift To Banks

HEIDI KLUM gave model pal TYRA BANKS a special gift just before she strutted the catwalk for the last time earlier this month (NOV05) - a $5,000...

22nd November 2005 9:24



Doherty 'Checks Into Rehab'

Drug-addict rocker PETE DOHERTY has reportedly checked into the same American rehab clinic his on-off girlfriend KATE MOSS left last month (OCT05),...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Clooney Blames Himself For Spine Injury

GEORGE CLOONEY blames himself for the spinal injury he sustained on the set of his new movie, because he put on so much weight for the role. The...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Fascinating Fact 551

KANYE WEST is releasing two videos to accompany his new single HEARD 'EM SAY - one, he directed himself, and a second, to be released next month...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Arctic Monkey Turner Voted Coolest Man

Rock newcomer ALEX TURNER of British band ARCTIC MONKEYS has been voted coolest man on the planet, beating out competition from superstars like LIAM...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Franz Ferdinand Play Surprise Gig

Rockers FRANZ FERDINAND have played a surprise charity gig to over 100 fans at a hospital in their native Scotland. The band handed over a cheque...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Filth Enjoyed Offending Christians With T-shirt

CRADLE OF FILTH rocker DANI FILTH deliberately set out to offend Christians with his 'Jesus Is A C**t' T-shirt - but insists it was meant to be a...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Williams Buys A Luxury Yacht

Pop superstar ROBBIE WILLIAMS is taking to the seas after buying a personalised $14.4 million (GBP8 million) luxury yacht. The FEEL singer bought...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Stewart Visits His Soccer Hero

Rocker ROD STEWART made a personal visit to his soccer hero at the weekend, after discovering he was too unwell to leave the house. JIMMY JOHNSON,...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Bianca Jagger Calls On Schwarzenegger To Spare Inmate

SIR MICK JAGGER's ex-wife BIANCA joined SNOOP DOGG by pleading with California Governor ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER to show clemency to condemned gang...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Ian Brown Show Stopped Amid Safety Concerns

British singer IAN BROWN was forced to bring his Newcastle, England, concert to a premature close last night (21NOV05), after a section of the...

22nd November 2005 14:09



The Things They Say 646

"I've had sex on a plane... I've had sex in the back of a (taxi) cab as well, and there was one time I did it on a jet ski." Busty Scandinavian babe...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Moody Blames Patriotism For Career Flop

OLIVER! actor RON MOODY believes he could have been as famous as fellow British actor SIR MICHAEL CAINE, but holds his patriotism responsible for his...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Fascinating Fact 552

THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE director ANDREW ADAMSON treated his young cast to helicopter flying lessons while they...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Zeta-jones' Irrational Fear Of Turkeys

Hollywood actress CATHERINE ZETA-JONES is looking for an alternative to turkey to feed her family with this Christmas (05), as she has a fear of the...

22nd November 2005 14:09



The Things They Say 645

"I was a little hurt that pretty boy McConaughey now takes over. It's a big responsibility and it's a heavy crown for him but I think Mr Abs can...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Griffiths Kicks Out Audience Member Over Phone Calls

HARRY POTTER star RICHARD GRIFFITHS was so angered by an audience member whose mobile phone kept ringing while he performed at a London theatre, he...

22nd November 2005 14:09



The Things They Say 644

"Even my wife doesn't think I'm sexy. It's a miracle we have children." HUGH LAURIE is amazed he has a female following in the aftermath of his...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Swinton's Gambling Career

British actress TILDA SWINTON has such a talent for gambling, she was able to support herself and her partner for a whole year with the winnings from...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Millionaire Connery Once Earned $1.80 A Week

Millionaire movie star SIR SEAN CONNERY earned just $1.80 (GBP1) when he started out as a 14-year-old milkman newly released documents reveal. The...

22nd November 2005 14:09



Gilliam Extension Upsets Neighbours And Builders

Movie director TERRY GILLIAM has upset his north London neighbours with a mezzanine extension one local resident has slammed as "grotesque", while a...

22nd November 2005 14:09



The Things They Say 648

"I didn't play a lick, so I immediately bought one and got a friend over that day and got down a D chord, G chord, and E minor for REM's EVERYBODY...

22nd November 2005 21:19



Lionel Richie Vows To Watch Over Nicole

Soul superstar LIONEL RICHIE has promised to look after his daughter NICOLE as she battles to stop losing weight. The HELLO singer is worried...

22nd November 2005 22:15



The Things They Say 649

"It's kind of old news so you'd hope they'd come up with something more original than that." TERI HATCHER admits she wasn't overly impressed with pal...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Minnie Driver's Hair Turned Grey Early

Hollywood actress MINNIE DRIVER was shocked when her hair started turning grey when she was only 18. Driver, 35, has been covering up her secret...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Diaz: 'Justin And I Will Never Share Our Secrets'

CAMERON DIAZ has vowed to fiercely protect her and boyfriend JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE's privacy from the prying eyes of the press. The couple are...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Hudson Considering Quitting Acting

Hollywood stunner KATE HUDSON is considering giving up her acting career to become a full time mum. The ALMOST FAMOUS star, who has 22-month-old...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Paltrow Hits Out At Stars Who Put Off Motherhood

Oscar winner GWYNETH PALTROW has hit out at Hollywood actresses who put off motherhood to further their careers. The actress, who is rumoured to...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Winfrey To Appear On Letterman Show

US talk show queen OPRAH WINFREY has agreed to put the past behind her and appear on rival DAVID LETTERMAN's show. The 51-year-old star accepted...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Jolie Made Cambodian Citizen

Hollywood actress ANGELINA JOLIE has been made a Cambodian citizen and now owns a passport for the south east Asian country. The United Nations...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Buena Worries About Her 'Intimidating' Reputation

SUGABABES singer MUTYA BUENA wants to shed her reputation as an intimidating, angry person - because she would never be unkind unnecessarily. The...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Arcade Fire Dismiss 'Montreal Scene' Hype

Canadian rockers ARCADE FIRE insist their fans are too smart to believe the media hype which has blown up around the music scene in Montreal since...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Osbourne: 'I Don't Remember Anything'

OZZY OSBOURNE's memory is so poor he struggles to remember the near-tragedies that have struck his family over the past five years. The BLACK...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Martin: 'I Love Spanking'

Latino love god RICKY MARTIN has added spanking and one-night stands to his kinky list of sexual desires. The SHE BANGS hitmaker, who has...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Beckham Lied About Breast Implants

VICTORIA BECKHAM lied when she claimed she has not had breast implants, court documents reveal. The former SPICE GIRL's bust appeared to grow...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Usher Can't Let Go Of Chilli

American R+B star USHER is still struggling to let go of his feelings for former lover ROZONDA 'CHILLI' THOMAS, even though they split last year...

22nd November 2005 22:15



The Things They Say 650

"I speak five languages. I'm not some blonde airhead, named INGA." Swedish pin-up VICTORIA SILVSTEDT, who has played a Scandinavian blonde called...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Minnie Driver's Fashion Disaster At The Oscars

Actress MINNIE DRIVER had to rely on two Hollywood legends to come to the rescue when she experienced an embarrassing fashion disaster at the...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Fascinating Fact 553

TYRA BANKS' final catwalk show at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show earlier this month (NOV05) was the first time the supermodel's father had seen...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Baby Making The Last Thing On George Clooney's Mind

Movie star GEORGE CLOONEY would love to have kids, but he's not ready to sacrifice his career to start a family yet. Clooney, who has recently...

22nd November 2005 22:15



Presley's Sandwich Trip Tops Rock Star Extravagances Poll

ELVIS PRESLEY's love of sandwiches has landed The King at the top of a bizarre new Rock Star Extravagances poll. The tragic rocker's 1976 trip to...

22nd November 2005 22:25



The Darkness Slam Queen Accusations

British rockers THE DARKNESS have slammed accusations they worked with QUEEN producer ROY THOMAS BAKER in a bid to recreate their heroes' sound. ...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Carey's Ex Takes His Barber To Tv

MARIAH CAREY's ex-husband TOMMY MOTTOLA is about to get real on TV as the executive producer of a new reality show, set in a barbershop. The...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Simpson Looking For A Normal Boyfriend

Pop star ASHLEE SIMPSON is looking for "a normal guy" to fall in love with after dating RYAN CABRERA and WILMER VALDERRAMA. The BOYFRIEND singer...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Atlanta's Rap Royalty Recreate Famous Jazz Image

LUDACRIS, JERMAINE DUPRI and YOUNG JEEZY were among the 50-plus rap and hip-hop stars who helped recreate ART KANE's famous 1958 photograph, A GREAT...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Banner Blasts The Media For Not Supporting His Charity Efforts

Mississippi rapper DAVID BANNER has blasted the US media for ignoring his efforts to raise cash for the victims of Hurricane Katrina. Banner...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Ozzy Defends His Love For Wife Pre-plastic Surgery

BLACK SABBATH singer OZZY OSBOURNE has slammed critics of his wife SHARON's look pre-plastic surgery, insisting he has always loved what's on her...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Chris Whitley Dies At 45

LATEST: Texas singer/songwriter CHRIS WHITLEY lost his battle with lung cancer on Sunday night (20NOV05) at the age of 45. His brother DAN posted...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Fascinating Fact 555

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star FELICITY HUFFMAN prepared to play a man becoming a woman in sex-change drama TRANSAMERICA by taking lessons from former...

22nd November 2005 22:25



The Things They Say 653

"She's the MARILYN MONROE of her time." DONALD SUTHERLAND has high praise for his PRIDE + PREJUDICE co-star KEIRA KNIGHTLEY.

22nd November 2005 22:25



Lara Flynn Boyle Character Jumps To Her Death

Actress LARA FLYNN BOYLE stunned fans of hit US drama LAS VEGAS last night (21NOV05) when her character, MONICA MANCUSO, jumped to her death from her...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Statham Enjoys Pain

SNATCH star JASON STATHAM passes over gentle massages because he finds pain is his most effective way of relaxing. The 33-year-old, who has found...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Redgrave Wants Dench's Role In Hare Play

Movie star VANESSA REDGRAVE is calling on a favour from her former son-in-law, theatre producer ROBERT FOX, in a bid to land a part in DAVID HARE's...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Driver Slams Hollywood Plastic Surgery Pressure

MINNIE DRIVER has vowed never to undergo botox to stay looking young - because she can spot every star who has had it. At 35, the actress is...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Diaz And Collette To Spend Christmas Together

CAMERON DIAZ and TONI COLLETTE became such good friends on the set of new movie IN HER SHOES, they are spending Christmas together. The pair play...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Huffman Reveals Eating Disorder Hell

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star FELICITY HUFFMAN has revealed she suffered from eating disorders throughout her late teens in a desperate bid to look...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Klein: 'I Hate Fat Girlfriends'

AMERICAN PIE star CHRIS KLEIN has hinted at why KATIE HOLMES ended their engagement at the beginning of the year (05) and found love with TOM CRUISE...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Miller Challenges Censors Over 'R' Rated Casanova

SIENNA MILLER has blasted US censors for giving romantic epic CASANOVA a restrictive 'R' rating when films that terrify kids get PG-13 releases. ...

22nd November 2005 22:25



The Things They Say 652

"I'm 21 years old and one day I'm gonna have kids and my boobs are not gonna be my best asset. Right now I can say that because I know that's...

22nd November 2005 22:25



Fascinating Fact 554

PAPA ROACH frontman JACOBY SHADDIX is set for his movie debut in a supernatural thriller opposite PAM GRIER and LOU DIAMOND PHILLIPS.

22nd November 2005 22:25



The Things They Say 651

"They keep giving me lead roles, which is silly. I'd ruin it." Modest singer JOSS STONE on the film offers she's getting.

22nd November 2005 22:25



The Things They Say 654

"I didn't play a lick, so I immediately bought one and got a friend over that day and got down a D chord, G chord, and E minor for REM's EVERYBODY...

22nd November 2005 22:25


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