22nd December 2005

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Collins Pursues Young

Saucy novelist JACKIE COLLINS is wooing British singer WILL YOUNG with sexy messages, despite his well-publicised homosexuality. HOLLYWOOD WIVES...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Fascinating Fact 696

Rapper FAITH EVANS' grandmother raised 150 foster children.

22nd December 2005 3:06



Valo's Tattoo Terror

Finnish rocker VILLE VALO once got so drunk he had his bottom tattooed and the pictures splashed across his nation's newspapers. The hedonistic...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Fascinating Fact 695

Ben and Jerry's ice-cream employees LISA DALE and PHILIPPA MARSHALL served up a special treat at SIR ELTON JOHN and DAVID FURNISH's Windsor, England...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Bobby Brown Spoils Christmas Magic On Holiday Show

Fallen R+B star BOBBY BROWN has sparked outrage among family groups in America, after insisting Santa Claus doesn't exist on his TV holiday special...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Sugababes Unveil New Member

British girl group SUGABABES have replaced former bandmate MUTYA BUENA with unknown singer AMELLE BERRABAH. Members KEISHA BUCHANAN and HEIDI...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Mylo Cancels Gigs After Breaking Ankle

Dance impresario MYLO has been forced to cancel two London gigs after breaking one ankle and spraining the other. The DESTROY ROCK + ROLL hitmaker...

22nd December 2005 3:06



John Refused Pre-nuptial Agreement

SIR ELTON JOHN reportedly shunned the advice of friends before his wedding yesterday (21DEC05) and refused to ask partner DAVID FURNISH to sign a...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Biggie's Party Turns Into A Bloodbath

NOTORIOUS BIG has been caught up in the middle of another night of violence after three people were stabbed at the launch party of the hip-hop hero's...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Fascinating Fact 698

Former 24 regular ELISHA CUTHBERT writes an ice hockey blog on North America's National Hockey League official website NHL.com.

22nd December 2005 3:06



The Things They Say 899

"It doesn't take a lot to make me happy - a nice dinner, breakfast in bed or somebody running a bath for you when you get home." SIENNA MILLER likes...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Bullock's Mechanic Man Visits Iraq

SANDRA BULLOCK's celebrity mechanic husband JESSE JAMES has jetted out to Iraq to give troops motor-fixing tips. James, who hosts hit show MONSTER...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Hilton's New Puppies

PARIS HILTON is hoping to distance herself from her newfound title as the world's worst dog owner, by purchasing two new puppies. The hotel...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Black Calls In Gourmet Food Firm To Beat The Burgers

Larger-than-life funnyman JACK BLACK has signed up for a new delivered gourmet food diet plan in a bid to wean himself off fast food dinners. The...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Kate's Kinky Webcam Sex Sessions

KATE BECKINSALE and her movie maker husband LEN WISEMAN enjoy sex together even when they're apart - thanks to their trusty webcam. The British...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Simpson Gets Bond Bosses All Stirred Up

JESSICA SIMPSON is the latest name on JAMES BOND producers' wish list after both CHARLIZE THERON and ANGELINA JOLIE pulled out of a Bond babe role in...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Hathaway Revelling In New Romance

THE PRINCESS DIARIES star ANNE HATHAWAY has embarked on a new romance with a real estate developer. The 23-year-old actress arrived at the 6...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Aniston Wants To Become A Mother In 2006

Actress JENNIFER ANISTON plans to become a mother "within the next year". The former FRIENDS beauty is dating her THE BREAK UP co-star VINCE...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Foxx Puts Up Farrell

JAMIE FOXX has laughed off reports his MIAMI VICE co-star COLIN FARRELL had checked into a rehabilitation clinic to control an addiction to...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Letterman Fights Restraining Order

DAVID LETTERMAN's lawyers are urging officials in New Mexico to drop a bizarre restraining order granted to a woman who claims the US chat show host...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Hawke Seeks Clemency For Murderer

Movie star ETHAN HAWKE has offered his support to a convicted killer serving a 30-year jail sentence for murdering a police officer at the request of...

22nd December 2005 3:06



Fascinating Fact 697

Rapper FAITH EVANS' grandmother raised 150 foster children.

22nd December 2005 3:06



Johansson Questions Monogamy

SCARLETT JOHANSSON has given boyfriend JOSH HARTNETT cause for concern, by branding monogamy unnatural and questioning romances between actors. ...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Black Blames King Kong Lost Weekend For Smoking Habit

Working on KING KONG turned funnyman JACK BLACK back onto nicotine after a year of not smoking. The actor/rocker blames a "lost weekend" on the...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Prejudice And Gardener Lead London Critics' Nominations

Period drama PRIDE AND PREJUDICE and thriller THE CONSTANT GARDENER are leading the nominations at next year's (06) London Film Critics' Circle...

22nd December 2005 9:22



The Things They Say 900

"That's something I just will not reveal... I was nine-years-old when it ended up there... It's a reminder to accept the things you can't change."...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Aguilera Turns 25 In Style

Pop star CHRISTINA AGUILERA celebrated her 25th birthday in style recently, partying with LINDSAY LOHAN and PARIS HILTON in Hollywood. The DIRRTY...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Amy Lee Too Dark For Narnia

EVANESCENCE frontwoman AMY LEE was kicked off the soundtrack for the movie THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE LION THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE because her...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Blige Fears Isaacs Would Cheat

R+B star MARY J BLIGE finds married life just as stressful as being single, because she constantly fears her husband will cheat on her. The...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Furnish Will Never Be A Lady

SIR ELTON JOHN's new partner-in-law DAVID FURNISH will not become LADY JOHN, according to etiquette authority Debrett's. In Britain, it is...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Evans Reveals Diet Pills Nightmare

R+B singer FAITH EVANS is warning dieting women to stay away from pills as a quick fix to shed the pounds, because medication left her agitated and...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Pras Michel: 'Fugees Are On A Different Level To The Black Eyed Peas'

The FUGEES star PRAS MICHEL has no fears his group have been surpassed by THE BLACK EYED PEAS in their absence, because they are on a different level...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Blige: 'America Is Still Racist'

R+B star MARY J BLIGE has launched a scathing attack on her native America, accusing the country of upholding an inherently racist attitude towards...

22nd December 2005 9:22



The Things They Say 902

"Pretty people aren't as accepted as other people. It comes with all these stigmas." It's a hard life for THE OC star MISCHA BARTON.

22nd December 2005 9:22



Fascinating Fact 699

PAMELA ANDERSON treated rock fans to a festive pole dance when she performed on stage during ex-husband TOMMY LEE's MOTLEY CRUE festive show at the...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Virgin Makes It A Bumper Christmas For Carell

Funnyman STEVE CARELL's summer hit THE 40-YEAR-OLD VIRGIN is raising Christmas cheer in America and is on course to become the biggest-selling comedy...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Danza's Romance Left Mother Hungry

Actor TONY DANZA infuriated his mother so much with his choice of girlfriend when he was younger, she went on a hunger strike until he ended the...

22nd December 2005 9:22



The Things They Say 901

"As everybody knows, sexuality blossoms with marriage. Sex gets better and better every year." Actor/director JON FAVREAU loves being a married man....

22nd December 2005 9:22



Favreau's Braces Secret

SWINGERS star JON FAVREAU enjoyed being tucked away from cameras while he directed his new movie ZATHURA - because he'd just had braces attached to...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Kruger Delighted To Portray Germans In Positive Light

German actress DIANE KRUGER jumped at the chance to star in MERRY CHRISTMAS because it gave her a rare opportunity to portray her country in a...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Stewart Back With Beau

Hollywood socialite KIMBERLY STEWART has been spotted back on the arm of her former fiance TALAN TORRIERO - just weeks after the couple called off...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Oscar Screeners 'Show Up Online'

Screeners of movies, including NORTH COUNTRY, up for Oscar consideration have already been pirated and are showing up online, according to an...

22nd December 2005 9:22



Wenn Music Quiz 2005

By Sarah Henshaw 1: Which female singer did Sir Elton John NOT duet with this year, either on record or in public? a) Norah Jones b) Joss...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Jams Delay Elton Reception

A host of celebrity guests including ELIZABETH HURLEY, CLAUDIA SCHIFFER, SIR MICHAEL CAINE and the OSBOURNE family were last night (21DEC05) left...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Madonna Anniversary Spoilt By Jet

MADONNA's romantic fifth anniversary getaway with film-maker GUY RITCHIE was abandoned yesterday (21DEC05) when her private jet developed technical...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Hunter Still Ailing

LATEST: Antipodean beauty RACHEL HUNTER is struggling to maintain her appetite after falling ill with a mystery illness earlier this month...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Sir Anthony Sher 'Marries' Gay Partner

British actor SIR ANTHONY SHER 'married' theatre director GREG DORAN, in one of England's first same sex civil partnerships yesterday. On the same...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Moss Drug Video Turned Over To Police?

The film depicting supermodel KATE MOSS snorting cocaine in a London recording studio has reportedly been turned over as evidence to police. ...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Franz Ferdinand: 'America Isn't Our Cup Of Tea'

Scottish rockers FRANZ FERDINAND have announced a boycott of US recording studios - because the tea-drinking hitmakers can't get a decent brew in...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Stewart's Tears For Baby Son

New dad ROD STEWART broke down in tears on stage in London this week (ends23DEC05) after showing off a giant picture of his three week old son...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Franz Ferdinand Guitarist Teams With Wife

Ambitious FRANZ FERDINAND guitarist NICK McCARTHY has joined forces with his wife to record a new album. The side project, called BOX CODAX, sees...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Gorillaz Ape Royal Speech

DAMON ALBARN's animated rockers GORILLAZ are set to poke fun at a British festive tradition as they produce an alternative to QUEEN ELIZABETH II's...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Jackson Tops Google Poll

R+B beauty JANET JACKSON was the most popular name search on internet search giant Google this year (05), thanks to her alleged love child and naked...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Jones Under Mafia Protection

Housewives' favourite TOM JONES received Mafia protection when he relocated from his native Wales to America. The IT'S NOT UNUSUAL singer, who has...

22nd December 2005 13:52



The Things They Say 904

"I have always been attracted to him. I always thought that I would actually marry him." Lifestyle guru MARTHA STEWART on comedian DAVID LETTERMAN.

22nd December 2005 13:52



Hunter Fights Off Teacher's Advances

New Zealand supermodel RACHEL HUNTER is fighting off her dance instructor's romantic advances during rehearsals for British TV talent show STRICTLY...

22nd December 2005 13:52



The Things They Say 903

"As far as I'm concerned, if you don't buy your kid the cutting edge of technology, you are neglecting that child. It's tantamount child abuse."...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Lassie Director Defends 'Sentimentality'

LASSIE director CHARLES STURRIDGE has hit out at a British journalist's disparaging review of his canine classic remake, branding the reporter "a...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Mendes Seduced By Gimmick

JARHEAD director SAM MENDES confesses he was seduced into making the Gulf War movie, after producers sent him a clever marketing gimmick. The...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Fascinating Fact 700

Seven castmembers of hit show LOST have been stopped, cited and/or arrested for speeding or drink driving since they started filming on Hawaii.

22nd December 2005 13:52



Miller Snubs Bond Role

Model/actress SIENNA MILLER has laughed off reports she will become the next JAMES BOND girl, claiming a role alongside 007 would ruin her burgeoning...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Cash Biopic To Be Screened At Folsom Prison

JOHNNY CASH biopic WALK THE LINE is to be screened at California's Folsom Prison, 38 years after the country star recorded a live album there. The...

22nd December 2005 13:52



Indian Court Bans Sex And Violence On Tv

Adult-rated films boasting raunchy or violent material have been banned from Indian cable TV networks in a "public interest" court ruling. The...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Maradona Arrested After Disturbance In Rio

Former Argentine soccer star DIEGO MARADONA was arrested by Brazilian police at Rio de Janeiro airport today (22DEC05) following a disturbance. ...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Blige Credits Aaliyah With Clean Living

MARY J BLIGE gave up her drink and drug-fuelled lifestyle after experiencing the shock of fellow R+B star AALIYAH's untimely death. The...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Carey Snubs Fur Gift

Animal-loving superstar MARIAH CAREY has refused a Christmas gift of two fur coats, because the thought of animal skins repulses her. The ALWAYS...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Love To Sell Cobain Catalogue?

Troubled rocker COURTNEY LOVE is reportedly considering selling her rights to the back catalogue of her late husband KURT COBAIN and NIRVANA. ...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Hunter Stays Away From Stewart's New Family

ROD STEWART's ex-wife RACHEL HUNTER has sent her best wishes to the rocker and his fiancee PENNY LANCASTER following the birth of their son ALASTAIR...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Green Day Target Remix Team

Pop rockers GREEN DAY have issued a cease-and-desist order in a bid to stop DJ team DEAN GRAY from making their AMERICAN IDIOT remixes available for...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Madonna Hopes Elton Will Be 'Happier Married'

LATEST: MADONNA has hit back at newlywed SIR ELTON JOHN after he criticised her for not attending his pre-wedding party on Monday (19DEC05). ...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Stewart Reveals Birth Scare

Rocker ROD STEWART and PENNY LANCASTER's baby son ALASTAIR almost died in childbirth because of complications. The three-week-old's umbilical cord...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Stefani Confirms Baby Rumours

LATEST: Singer GWEN STEFANI has confirmed reports she is expecting her first child with British rocker GAVIN ROSSDALE. The NO DOUBT star announced...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Depp And Winslet Reunite For 3-D Film

Hollywood heart-throb JOHNNY DEPP has teamed up with his FINDING NEVERLAND co-star KATE WINSLET for a 3-D documentary project. The pair will swap...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Ricci To Cameo In Grey's Anatomy

Hollywood actress CHRISTINA RICCI will make a cameo appearance in hit US TV medical drama GREY'S ANATOMY next year (06). The MONSTER star will...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Conti To Be Oscars Musical Director Again

Veteran movie composer BILL CONTI will be musical director at the Academy Awards in March (06), for the 18th time. Conti, himself an Oscar-winner...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Wahlberg's Tv Inspiration Dies

The US rapper who inspired the character of TURTLE in MARK WAHLBERG's TV show ENTOURAGE has died. He was 39. Massachusetts-native DONNIE CARROLL...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Broderick Hated Stepford Wives Flop

MATTHEW BRODERICK hated making THE STEPFORD WIVES with NICOLE KIDMAN and has nightmares about being remembered for it. The actor struggled to cope...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Aniston: 'I Wouldn't Change 2005'

JENNIFER ANISTON has shrugged off suggestions the past 12 month have been worst of her life, insisting she wouldn't have changed events "for...

22nd December 2005 17:17



Bono Delighted To Prove Critics Wrong

Irish rocker BONO is thrilled he escaped "rock star retirement" to re-launch U2 as the best band in the world - because it proved all his critics...

22nd December 2005 21:31



Dierks Bentley Elopes To Wed

Country star DIERKS BENTLEY has married in time for Christmas (25DEC05) after eloping to wed his high school sweetheart at the weekend (18DEC05). ...

22nd December 2005 21:31



Olsen's Pyjama Trick

Teen entrepreneur MARY-KATE OLSEN loves to buy big, stylish jackets, because then she can secretly wear pyjamas in public. The 19-year-old beauty,...

22nd December 2005 21:31



Knoxville's Novel Plans

Charismatic JACKASS star JOHNNY KNOXVILLE is desperate to write a novel - but consistently finds his literary plans thwarted by his love of...

22nd December 2005 21:31



Nip/tuck Finale Breaks Network Records

The two-hour season finale of plastic surgery drama NIP/TUCK has made TV history for cable channel FX after recording the network's biggest ratings...

22nd December 2005 21:31



Harry Potter Is UK Film Of 2005

HARRY POTTER AND THE GOBLET OF FIRE is Britain's most successful movie of 2005 - beating off competition from STAR WARS: EPISODE III - REVENGE OF THE...

22nd December 2005 21:31



Knoxville's Prankster Father

THE DUKES OF HAZZARD star JOHNNY KNOXVILLE isn't the only prankster in his family - his father once tricked his pals into believing they had...

22nd December 2005 21:31



Heath Ledger's Gay Fears

HEATH LEDGER is convinced playing a gay cowboy in BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN has improved his acting skills, because simulating romantic love for another man...

22nd December 2005 21:31



Aniston Issues Veiled Warning To Pitt

JENNIFER ANISTON has launched a veiled attack on former husband BRAD PITT, insinuating his relationship with ANGELINA JOLIE is a "mistake". The...

22nd December 2005 21:31



The Things They Say 906

"It just smells good, like you want to hug somebody. It's feminine, sensual, fresh and clean." ASHANTI on her new perfume Precious Jewel.

22nd December 2005 21:31



Lee And Anderson Jam Onstage

Rocker TOMMY LEE and his ex-wife PAMELA ANDERSON surprised revellers at a West Hollywood gig on Monday (19DEC05), when they arrived onstage for a...

22nd December 2005 21:31



The Things They Say 905

"I wore this yellow Gucci outfit - it was, like, the yellow fur. I thought I looked nice that night and I went on the Internet and they had like Big...

22nd December 2005 21:31



Combs: 'Name Changes Were Just A Joke'

SEAN 'DIDDY' COMBS has declared all his stage name changes a "joke". The rap mogul has been known as PUFF DADDY, PUFFY and P DIDDY, before most...

22nd December 2005 21:31



U2: 'We'd Love To Kick Bono'

Irish rockers U2 would love to give their crusading frontman BONO "a really good kick" - but admit his perfection means they never get the...

22nd December 2005 21:31



Carey Celebrates Christmas On Top By Matching Elvis' Feat

MARIAH CAREY has topped off an amazing comeback year (05) in her native America by stealing the Christmas number one hit away from teenager CHRIS...

22nd December 2005 21:31



Blige Attacks Vibe Again

LATEST: MARY J BLIGE is still raging about her recent VIBE magazine cover shoot, demanding the publication's bosses release an apology for making her...

22nd December 2005 21:31



Fascinating Fact 701

Sexy SIENNA MILLER posed naked for the 2003 Pirelli calendar.

22nd December 2005 21:31


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