30th January 2006

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Winfrey, Whoopi And Tucker Trace Their Roots Back To Africa

OPRAH WINFREY, WHOOPI GOLDBERG and RUSH HOUR star CHRIS TUCKER are getting the chance to trace their roots in Africa as part of a new US documentary...

30th January 2006 2:56



Big Momma Wrestles Nanny Mcphee To The Top Of The Us Box Office

Comedian MARTIN LAWRENCE's chubby alter-ego, BIG MOMMA, beat EMMA THOMPSON's ugly NANNY McPHEE in a battle of the family films at the US box office...

30th January 2006 2:56



The Clock Is Ticking On Bana's Return As The Hulk

ERIC BANA remains keens to reprise his role as THE HULK - so long as sequel plans tie into his schedule. The Australian actor played the angry...

30th January 2006 2:56



'German Cannibal Application Dismissed

LATEST: Cannibalism movie BUTTERFLY, A GRIMM LOVE STORY will open in Germany as scheduled, after native man-eater ARMIN MEIWES' attempt to foil its...

30th January 2006 2:56



Weisz Is Early Sag Winner

British actress RACHEL WEISZ is celebrating after winning Best Supporting Actress Award for her role in THE CONSTANT GARDENER at the Screen Actors...

30th January 2006 2:56



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"Maybe I'll come out with a G-UNIT pitt bull soon. If I was a pet that's what I'd be. I'd be low maintenance and I'd be a man's best friend because...

30th January 2006 2:56



Timberlake Is A Freeloader

Pop star JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE has been labelled a freeloader by snowboarding champion DANNY KASS. The Olympic silver medalist, who owns winter...

30th January 2006 2:56



Ashanti's Feet Damaged By Heels

R+B sensation ASHANTI recently sought medical advice, after her passion for high-heeled shoes began to cripple her feet. The ONLY YOU hitmaker...

30th January 2006 2:56



Wilson Pickett Remembered In Kentucky

LITTLE RICHARD was among the stars paying tribute to late soul legend WILSON PICKETT in Kentucky on Saturday (21JAN06). More than 800 people...

30th January 2006 2:56



Cocker Hails Monkeys

PULP frontman JARVIS COCKER is hailing British rock phenomenon the ARCTIC MONKEYS as the saviours of the music industry - for proving talent can...

30th January 2006 2:56



Pink Will Fight For Her Video

Punk pop star PINK is eagerly anticipating the backlash over her new music video, and has vowed to personally tackle the angry stars she parodies -...

30th January 2006 2:56



Simpson Faces Lawsuit

Singer/actress JESSICA SIMPSON is facing a federal lawsuit, after a Los Angeles woman filed papers accusing the star of copying her trademarked...

30th January 2006 2:56



Adams Plays In Pakistan

Canadian rocker BRYAN ADAMS pledged to help rebuild Pakistan yesterday (29JAN06) when he became the first Western musician to perform in the country...

30th January 2006 2:56



The Things They Say 1149

"I like my CLEOPATRA nose I'm fine with it." JOELY RICHARDSON wouldn't consider a NIP/TUCK.

30th January 2006 2:56



The Things They Say 1148

"I'm not one of those women who think men are bastards. I love men - straight men, gay men." SARAH JESSICA PARKER is a passionate lady.

30th January 2006 2:56



Seagal Back To Tackle Terrorists

Action man STEVEN SEAGAL is set to tackle international terrorists in a third UNDER SIEGE movie. The martial arts star is in talks to reprise his...

30th January 2006 2:56



Bergman's Gaslight To Be Updated

Classic INGRID BERGMAN thriller GASLIGHT is set to hit the big screen again, with British film-maker JOE WRIGHT at the helm. In the 1944 thriller...

30th January 2006 2:56



David Wants Brit Award For Mother

British R+B star CRAIG DAVID is desperate to win a prize at this year's (FEB06) Brit Awards ceremony, because it is the only thing that will make his...

30th January 2006 9:04



Minister Thrilled With Spears' Temple Visit

Pop star BRITNEY SPEARS is seeking spiritual guidance in a bid to become a better mother to her four-month-old son. The TOXIC singer recently...

30th January 2006 9:04



Billy Joel Breaks Madison Square Garden Record

LATEST: BILLY JOEL has beaten BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's Madison Square Garden record after selling out 11 consecutive nights at the New York City music...

30th January 2006 9:04



Pink: 'I'm Not Having A Baby'

Newlywed pop star PINK has rubbished reports she plans to start a family with new husband CAREY HART, insisting she wants to focus on her career. ...

30th January 2006 9:04



The Things They Say 1150

"I can't imagine a greater honour than being acknowledged by my peers. Being an actor is a hell of a thing. It's a hell of a thing. It's up and down....

30th January 2006 9:04



Clooney Asked Zellweger For Weight Advice

Hollywood hunk GEORGE CLOONEY credits his former love RENEE ZELLWEGER with helping him gain enough weight to get into character for new movie...

30th January 2006 9:04



Chan-wook: 'Violent Movies Have Poisoned Me'

South Korean director CHAN-WOOK PARK insists making violent movies has "poisoned" his soul - and he had to make 2005 film LADY VENGEANCE to create a...

30th January 2006 9:04



Clooney Urges Americans To Travel

GEORGE CLOONEY is urging his fellow Americans to travel outside of their home country and experience the complexities of the rest of the world. ...

30th January 2006 9:04



Mourning Carlyle Abandons Dragnet

Grief-stricken actor ROBERT CARLYLE has pulled out of his latest movie, DRAGNET, because he is so upset by the loss of his father JOE. THE FULL...

30th January 2006 9:04



Biopics Lead The Way At Sags

Biopics including WALK THE LINE, CAPOTE and CINDERELLA MAN led the way at the Screen Actor's Guild (SAG) Awards last night (29JAN06), with stars...

30th January 2006 9:04



Warwick Duets With Cliff On New Album

DIONNE WARWICK has recorded classic BURT BACHARACH tune ANYONE WHO HAD A HEART with SIR CLIFF RICHARD for the British crooner's upcoming DUETS...

30th January 2006 9:04



Mcbride Lands Top Kansas Honour

Country singer MARTINA McBRIDE has been honoured as her native Kansas' favourite daughter. The SWINGIN' DOORS hitmaker was named Kansan Of The...

30th January 2006 9:04



Sugababe's Tears For Success

New SUGABABE AMELLE BERRABAH was so overwhelmed to hear she had been chosen to replace MUTYA BUENA in the hit girl band, she couldn't stop crying. ...

30th January 2006 9:04



The Things They Say 1153

"We made out and they had a baby." JAKE GYLLENHAAL jokes about BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN gay sex scenes with HEATH LEDGER, who fell for his co-star MICHELLE...

30th January 2006 9:04



The Things They Say 1152

"A friend of mine always says if you don't have something nice to say about someone, let's hear it. So about our cast, I'd like to say that this is...

30th January 2006 9:04



Cake Fight Was No Fun For Lansbury

Veteran actress ANGELA LANSBURY was left battered and bruised by a cake-throwing scene in new family film NANNY McPHEE - because the creamy treats...

30th January 2006 9:04



The Things They Say 1151

"I love actors. I married one. OK, I married a fantastic one (WILLIAM H MACY). But even more than acting, I love the community of actors. I love the...

30th January 2006 9:04



Thompson Hated Her Dowdy Feminist Look

EMMA THOMPSON regrets taking feminism to the extreme when she was younger - because she always dressed terribly. The British actress has been...

30th January 2006 9:04



Moss To Return To London This Week For Drug Questioning

LATEST: KATE MOSS has agreed to return to London this week (ends03FEB06) and meet British police officers investigating video footage and photographs...

30th January 2006 14:12



The Things They Say 1154

"I feel like a very attractive woman. A man becomes like an attractive woman when he's successful." Fame and fortune has changed 50 CENT.

30th January 2006 14:12



Orton's Grief At Losing Mother Tied Up In Music

British singer/songwriter BETH ORTON didn't realise her music contained unreleased grief at losing her mother, until 14 years after her death. The...

30th January 2006 14:12



Sugababes Mimic Monkeys

Brit pop group SUGABABES have recorded a cover of ARCTIC MONKEYS' debut hit I BET YOU LOOK GOOD ON THE DANCEFLOOR for the B-side to their latest...

30th January 2006 14:12



Burns Horrified By Re-release

British eighties singer PETE BURNS is horrified his former record company has re-released his hit YOU SPIN ME ROUND (LIKE A RECORD). After years...

30th January 2006 14:12



Mccartney Revisits Fame School

Rock legend SIR PAUL McCARTNEY heralded his fame school for educating British talent at the establishment's 10th anniversary today (30JAN06). The...

30th January 2006 14:12



J.lo To Prove Critics Wrong With Spanish Album

Sexy singer JENNIFER LOPEZ will prove her critics wrong on her first Spanish language album and prove she has "a voice", according to Latino...

30th January 2006 14:12



Humperdinck Receives Doctorate

LATEST: Legendary crooner ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK is now Doctor Humperdinck after picking up a honorary degree from his English hometown. The...

30th January 2006 14:12



50 Cent To Write Kids Books

Hip-hop superstar 50 CENT will follow up his autobiography with a new project - writing books for children. The GET RICH OR DIE TRYIN' star rose...

30th January 2006 14:12



Fascinating Fact 914

DWAYNE 'THE ROCK' JOHNSON is in talks to reprise CLINT EASTWOOD's role in comedy EVERY WHICH WAY BUT LOOSE. In the 1978 original, Eastwood played a...

30th January 2006 14:12



The Things They Say 1157

"I never thought of myself as an icon. I always thought that I should be put in a museum or something. But I'm touched that people still enjoy my...

30th January 2006 14:12



Chadha Looks For Another Knightley

BEND IT LIKE BECKHAM director GURINDER CHADHA is on the lookout for another KEIRA KNIGHTLEY to guarantee the success of her next movie. The Indian...

30th January 2006 14:12



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"I've been meditating for 10 years. I do Transcendental Meditation at home, in the car if I'm getting a ride, at the airport, anywhere. Just close...

30th January 2006 14:12



Theron Grounded By Townshend

CHARLIZE THERON was swiftly brought back down to earth the morning after her 2004 Oscar win, when her boyfriend STUART TOWNSEND told her to make her...

30th January 2006 14:12



The Things They Say 1155

"The handsomest guy in the room is (GEORGE) CLOONEY. I haven't talked to him yet. I will later." Former child star SHIRLEY TEMPLE BLACK eyes Clooney...

30th January 2006 14:12



Turner Hates The Oscars

Veteran actress KATHLEEN TURNER is relieved her starring role in a London play begins tomorrow (31JAN06) - because it gives her an excuse to avoid...

30th January 2006 14:12



Oh Pays Tribute To Asian-americans

GREY'S ANATOMY star SANDRA OH paid tribute to her fellow Asian-American actors at the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards last night (29JAN06), hoping...

30th January 2006 14:12



Klum Blasted For Weighty Remarks

LATEST: Health experts and parents have slammed German beauty HEIDI KLUM for encouraging aspiring models to starve themselves during her new TV show...

30th January 2006 14:12



Weisz Horrified Fiennes Has Missed Out On Nominations

British actress RACHEL WEISZ is repeatedly disappointed when awards bosses fail to nominate her THE CONSTANT GARDENER co-star RALPH FIENNES,...

30th January 2006 14:12



Spacey Says No To Iraq

Oscar-winning actor KEVIN SPACEY has refused to go to war-torn Iraq to tour his play THE SOLIDER'S TALE - because it's far too dangerous. The...

30th January 2006 14:12



Secret Life Of Words Wins The Goyas

Spanish director ISABEL COIXER's English-language film THE SECRET LIFE OF WORDS was the big winner at Spain's annual Goya awards today (30JAN06). ...

30th January 2006 14:12



Sly To Reunite With The Family Stone?

Funk legend SLY STONE will reportedly reunite with the classic SLY + THE FAMILY STONE line-up to perform at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on 8...

30th January 2006 17:17



Nighy Bends The Truth

Brit actor BILL NIGHY has embellished his abilities and achievements in a bid to become a swashbuckling film star. The LOVE ACTUALLY star has...

30th January 2006 17:17



Kudrow Gutted At Comeback Flop

FRIENDS star LISA KUDROW is still devastated at the failure of her sitcom follow-up THE COMEBACK last year (05) - because had never worked so hard in...

30th January 2006 17:17



Marquez On Hiatus

Nobel Prize winner GABRIEL GARCIA MARQUEZ is suffering from such severe writer's block, he failed to write a single line during the whole of 2005. ...

30th January 2006 17:17



Casanova Was Light Relief For Ledger After Brokeback Mountain

Hollywood actor HEATH LEDGER found filming BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN so emotionally draining, he agreed to star in comic period drama CASANOVA to aid his...

30th January 2006 17:17



Clooney Supports Team America Duo

Hollywood star GEORGE CLOONEY is still on good terms with SOUTH PARK creators TREY PARKER and MATT STONE, even though they ridiculed him in their...

30th January 2006 17:17



Spacey Denies Altman Problems

Hollywood actor-turned-theatre director KEVIN SPACEY has denied his collaboration with seminal director ROBERT ALTMAN at London's Old Vic theatre is...

30th January 2006 17:17



Hazzard And Mask Lead Razzie Nominations

THE DUKES OF HAZZARD and SON OF THE MASK are leading the nominations at this year's (06) Razzies, which celebrates the worst films of 2005. The...

30th January 2006 17:17



Johnson Feels Out Of Grammys League

Singer/songwriter JACK JOHNSON is terrified about his first trip to the Grammy Awards - because he is intimidated by the legends his is nominated...

30th January 2006 17:17



U2 Taking New Hip-hop Direction

Hip-hop star KANYE WEST have inspired rockers U2 to experiment with new styles of music. Frontman BONO, who recently admitted to being a huge fan...

30th January 2006 17:17



Grohl: 'My Baby Is Next 'Karate Kid'

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL is calling his unborn daughter "The Karate Kid" because she has such a powerful kick from inside his wife's womb. ...

30th January 2006 17:17



Diddy: 'Producers Will Get Their Money'

LATEST: Rap mogul SEAN 'DIDDY' COMBS has assured the a collective of hip-hop producers planning to sue him for non-payment of royalties from their...

30th January 2006 17:17



Doherty Drug-driving Charge Thrown Out

Rocker PETE DOHERTY has had a small piece of good news to soothe his ongoing legal woes - a driving while unfit due to drugs charge against him has...

30th January 2006 17:17



Smiths Stars Marr And Rourke Reunite After 19 Years

THE SMITHS rockers JOHNNY MARR and ANDY ROURKE performed onstage together on Saturday night (28JAN06) for the first time in 19 years. Guitarist...

30th January 2006 17:17



Dga President Wins Top Dga Tv Award

The Directors Guild of America Saturday night honored its own president, Michael Apted, with its trophy in the best TV dramatic series category for...

30th January 2006 18:29



Abc Co-anchor Woodruff Undergoes Brain Surgery

ABC co-anchor Bob Woodruff, who was seriously injured in Iraq Sunday when the convoy in which he was riding was hit by an explosive device,...

30th January 2006 18:29



Nfl Makes Deal With Itself

The National Football League on Saturday awarded broadcast rights to air an eight-game package of late-season games beginning on Thanksgiving day...

30th January 2006 18:29



House Afire

Movie houses showing Big Momma's House 2 were full over the weekend as the Martin Lawrence comedy brought in an estimated $28 million, nearly...

30th January 2006 18:29



U.k. Reality Show Attracts 40 Percent Of Audience

Forty percent of the British television audience tuned in to watch the finale of the reality series Celebrity Big Brother Friday night -- some 7.5...

30th January 2006 18:29



Quinceanera Wins At Sundance

30th January 2006 18:29



Bubble Pops

Steven Soderbergh's Bubble, which debuted simultaneously in theaters, on high-definition pay-per-view and DVD, drew small audiences in the 32 art...

30th January 2006 18:29



Ang Lee Receives Dga Award For Brokeback Mountain

Ang Lee added the Directors Guild of America's top award to the mountain of other awards he has already received for last year's Brokeback...

30th January 2006 18:30



Brokeback Bypassed By Sag

In what was regarded as an upset victory, the cast of Crash, not Brokeback Mountain, received the Screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding...

30th January 2006 18:30



A Mind-bending Deal Between French And Japanese Companies

In a kind of dizzying financial round-robin, Japan's Matsushita Electric Company, which retained a 20-percent stake in Universal Pictures when it...

30th January 2006 18:30



Berlin Film Festival Announces Honorary Awards

The Berlin Film Festival announced today (Monday) that it will present honorary Golden Bear awards for lifetime achievement to British actor Ian...

30th January 2006 18:30



Warner Bros. To Make Films Available Online -- In Germany

Time Warner plans to dip its toes into the waters of online distribution of its Warner Bros. films in a deal with the German media giant...

30th January 2006 18:30



Movie Reviews: Nanny Mcphee

Because of time and space constraints, we were unable to include a summary of reviews of the G-rated Nanny McPhee, starring Emma Thompson, in...

30th January 2006 18:30



Sutherland Set For 24 Movie

Actor KIEFER SUTHERLAND is keen to start filming a big screen version of his hit TV series 24, as soon as production on the show wraps up later this...

30th January 2006 21:27



Kudrow's Son Banned From Watching Tv

Actress LISA KUDROW's seven-year-old son JULIAN is yet to see her appear in hit US comedy FRIENDS, because she doesn't let him watch television. ...

30th January 2006 21:27



Ford Beats Bettany

HARRISON FORD proved experience wins over youth, when he humiliated young British star PAUL BETTANY in fight scenes for their new movie FIREWALL. ...

30th January 2006 21:27



Commander In Chief Takes A Break

US presidential drama COMMANDER IN CHIEF has been temporarily pulled from the ABC TV schedule because network executives are unhappy with the show's...

30th January 2006 21:27



Playwright Wasserstein Dies In New York City

Feminist playwright WENDY WASSERSTEIN, who wrote THE HEIDI CHRONICLES and THE SISTERS ROSENSWEIG, has died of cancer. She was 55. Wasserstein had...

30th January 2006 21:27



The Things They Say 1158

"If I had my way, we'd have a hair-metal covers album! But I don't think I'm going to have my way." DIXIE CHICKS star NATALIE MAINES would like to...

30th January 2006 21:27



Ray J's Nike Ambitions

R+B star RAY J has his sights set on becoming the first ever musician to have a pair of Nike sports shoes named after him. BRANDY's younger...

30th January 2006 21:27



Maines Still Smarting From Bush Comment Fall Out

DIXIE CHICKS star NATALIE MAINES is still angry about the way her group was picked on for remarks she made about US president GEORGE W BUSH at a...

30th January 2006 21:27



Lost Entwistle Tracks Unearthed On New Tipton Release

Lost tracks recorded by late THE WHO star JOHN ENTWISTLE have been unearthed by JUDAS PRIEST star GLENN TIPTON for a new album release. Tipton...

30th January 2006 21:27



Jackson Thrills Germans With Secret Hamburg Visit

MICHAEL JACKSON brought Hamburg, Germany, to a standstill at the weekend (28+29JAN06) when news spread that the pop superstar was in the city...

30th January 2006 21:27



Live Stars Caught Up In Mid-air Scare

Three members of US rockers LIVE feared for their safety yesterday (29JAN06), when their Pennsylvania-bound plane was forced to make an emergency...

30th January 2006 21:27



R+b Songwriter Mcfadden Dies Of Cancer In Philadelphia

Songwriter and R+B vocalist GENE McFADDEN died on Friday (27JAN06) after losing his battle with liver and lung cancer. He was 56. The star, who...

30th January 2006 21:27



Bay City Rollers Singer: 'I Was A User, Not A Dealer'

LATEST: Former BAY CITY ROLLERS singer LES McKEOWN today (30JAN06) told England's Basildon Crown Court he was a cocaine user but never dealt the...

30th January 2006 21:27



The Things They Say 1159

"I went to the gym and got strong. My image of him is he wasn't a man who ate a lot of cake, so I trimmed down." British actor PAUL BETTANY on how he...

30th January 2006 21:27



Richardson Does Trapeze To Fight Fear

British actress JOELY RICHARDSON found she has amazing reserves of courage, after her NIP/TUCK co-stars bought her trapeze lessons for her...

30th January 2006 21:27



Alba Tops Perfect Girlfriend Poll

Sexy SIN CITY star JESSICA ALBA is the perfect girlfriend, according to a new Internet poll. The Latino actress beat SIENNA MILLER and ANGELINA...

30th January 2006 21:27


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