16th March 2006

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Fascinating Fact 1241

MICHAEL BOLTON has recorded a duet with fiancee NICOLLETTE SHERIDAN for his upcoming album, BOLTON SWINGS SINATRA - a collection of songs that were...

16th March 2006 2:46



Blunt Sold His Sister On Ebay

JAMES BLUNT pimped out his sister on Internet auction site eBay to help her get to a funeral in Ireland. And the plan worked so well for Blunt and...

16th March 2006 2:46



Ex-lovers Gabriel + Arquette Meet Up For Rockumentary

Former lovers PETER GABRIEL and ROSANNA ARQUETTE sat down for an awkward chat as the actress filmed her new documentary ALL WE ARE SAYING. ...

16th March 2006 2:46



Simmons: 'We're Not Splitting'

Hip-hop mogul RUSSELL SIMMONS has slammed reports that his marriage to KIMORA LEE SIMMONS is in trouble and insists the couple would never split. ...

16th March 2006 2:46



Pained Pavarotti Pulls Out Of Concerts

Italian opera legend LUCIANO PAVAROTTI has been forced to pull out of an upcoming farewell concert in Brazil due to back problems. The pained tenor...

16th March 2006 2:46



Jackson Nipple Fine Upheld

JANET JACKSON's infamous wardrobe malfunction at the 2004 Super Bowl will see 20 CBS television stations fined $550,000 (GBP320,000), US regulators...

16th March 2006 2:46



Faith, Urban + Brad Among Country's Triple Threats

Country queen FAITH HILL, BROOKS + DUNN, BRAD PAISLEY, KEITH URBAN, TRACE ADKINS and AMERICAN IDOL winner CARRIE UNDERWOOD are all triple nominees...

16th March 2006 2:46



Glitter To Appeal Conviction

Disgraced British rocker GARY GLITTER is to appeal his child abuse conviction and three-year jail sentence, maintaining the evidence against him was...

16th March 2006 2:46



Jackson Averts Lawsuit

LATEST: Pop superstar MICHAEL JACKSON has escaped the threat of court action by agreeing to pay the thousands of dollars in overdue wages owed to...

16th March 2006 2:46



Phil Collins Separates From Wife

Former GENESIS star PHIL COLLINS has separated from his wife of six years, insisting it is in the best interest of their two young children. ...

16th March 2006 2:46



The Things They Say 1638

"He's really smart. They wanted to make the cutest dog ever!" Actor JAKE GYLLENHAAL has a bad case of puppy love when it comes to his puggle (a pug...

16th March 2006 2:46



Voight Gets Fat For New Sleuth Role

ANGELINA JOLIE's dad JON VOIGHT is playing his latest movie role from inside a fat suit. The DELIVERANCE star plays a 400 pound (181.4 kilograms)...

16th March 2006 2:46



The Things They Say 1637

"I'm being replaced twice this year." Actor LARRY HAGMAN who played JR EWING in DALLAS and MAJOR ANTONY NELSON in I DREAM OF JEANNIE. Both TV series...

16th March 2006 2:46



Toned Stone Considers Exercise Video

Svelte 48-year-old SHARON STONE is considering releasing a fitness video in a bid to silence nosey lifestyle reporters. The slim BASIC INSTINCT...

16th March 2006 2:46



De Rossi Blames Ally Mcbeal For Eating Disorder

Actress PORTIA DE ROSSI developed anorexia while starring in ALLY MCBEAL, because she used co-star CALISTA FLOCKHART and the other thin women on the...

16th March 2006 2:46



The Things They Say 1636

"If someone's been in a really long relationship... it really helps that person to find someone who can try and connect them to people again." Actor...

16th March 2006 2:46



Fascinating Fact 1242

Actress LINDSAY LOHAN will pick up a $2 million (GBP1.2 million) pay cheque for appearing in an infomercial for Proactiv Solution. JESSICA SIMPSON...

16th March 2006 2:46



Barrymore Calls Jolie For Advice

DREW BARRYMORE sought advice from ANGELINA JOLIE before jetting off to Africa to photograph impoverished schoolchildren for Marie Claire magazine,...

16th March 2006 2:46



Ritter's Family Settles Over Medical Malpractice Battle

Actor JOHN RITTER's family has reached a settlement with officials at Providence St Joseph Medical Center in California after suing the medics there...

16th March 2006 2:46



De Rossi: Oprah Will Be Remembered For Being A 'Weight-obsessed Yo-yo Dieter'

Actress PORTIA DE ROSSI has slammed society's obsession with body image and insists OPRAH WINFREY will be remembered more for her obsession with...

16th March 2006 2:46



Gervais To Receive Prestigious Rose D'or

British funnyman RICKY GERVAIS has claimed the coveted Rose D'Or award for his contribution to global entertainment. THE OFFICE star will pick up...

16th March 2006 2:46



Garth Pregnant With Third Child

Former BEVERLY HILLS 90210 star JENNIE GARTH and her husband, actor PETER FACINELLI, are expecting their third child together. The pair met on the...

16th March 2006 2:46



Clooney Upset By Blog Comments

LATEST: GEORGE CLOONEY is fuming about comments attributed to him that appeared on US socialite/politician ARIANNA HUFFINGTON's blog. Clooney...

16th March 2006 2:46



Rundgren Checks Cars Song Lyrics

Rocker TODD RUNDGREN jumped at the chance to front the reunited THE CARS because it would allow him to make certain of original frontman RIC OCASEK's...

16th March 2006 9:29



David Fearful Of Musical Future

R+B star CRAIG DAVID has hinted at the end of his music career - because he has already realised all of his goals. The 24-year-old singer, who...

16th March 2006 9:29



Tupac Immortalised In Wax

TUPAC SHAKUR is to be immortalised in wax in Las Vegas, Nevada, where the rap legend was shot dead a decade ago. The new Venetian Hotel sculpture,...

16th March 2006 9:29



Fleetwood Mac Lovers Still Inspire Each Other

FLEETWOOD MAC bandmates and former lovers STEVIE NICKS and LINDSEY BUCKINGHAM write their best songs when they're mad at each other. The couple...

16th March 2006 9:29



Muse Go Political

Rockers MUSE have been so disgusted by recent political events, the current troubled state of the world is the inspiration behind their next...

16th March 2006 9:29



The Things They Say 1641

"She was like a play pal. She was extremely warm and open hearted... We were like sisters. It was nice while it lasted." Former model PIETRA THORNTON...

16th March 2006 9:29



Drew Designs Charity Locket

Actress DREW BARRYMORE has designed a range of heart-shaped lockets so she can keep photos of boyfriend FABRIZIO MORETTI close to her heart. She...

16th March 2006 9:29



The Things They Say 1640

"I'm so happy to be here because I love it so much. But I can't move here permanently because I'd kill myself in Harvey Nichols. I'd be broke in a...

16th March 2006 9:29



Portman Obsessed With British Accent

Actress NATALIE PORTMAN had to master a British accent for her latest film, V FOR VENDETTA, and loved it so much, she refused to switch back to her...

16th March 2006 9:29



Imperioli Returns To Law + Order

American actor MICHAEL IMPERIOLI is set to return to hit US TV show LAW + ORDER for one episode. Imperioli, who has played CHRISTOPHER MOLTISANTI...

16th March 2006 9:29



Superman Trio Plot Comic Prequels

SUPERMAN director BRYAN SINGER and screenwriters MICHAEL DOUGHERTY and DAN HARRIS will give DC Comics plots for four comic-book prequels to the...

16th March 2006 9:29



Hagman Happy With I Dream Of Jeannie Remake

Veteran actor LARRY HAGMAN is thrilled the big screen version of I DREAM OF JEANNIE is finally going into production after years of false starts. ...

16th March 2006 9:29



Lohan Named New Face Of Louis Vuitton

LINDSAY LOHAN is set to replace model GISELE BUNDCHEN as the face of fashion label LOUIS VUITTON. The label's head designer, MARC JACOBS, has asked...

16th March 2006 9:29



Simpson Snubs Bush

THE DUKES OF HAZZARD beauty JESSICA SIMPSON pulled out of a planned meeting with US President GEORGE W BUSH tonight (16MAR06), because she is...

16th March 2006 9:29



Ordinary Boy Preston Becomes Radio Dj

ORDINARY BOYS frontman SAMUEL PRESTON is to capitalise on his recent exposure in Britain's CELEBRITY BIG BROTHER house by turning his hand to...

16th March 2006 9:29



The Things They Say 1639

"Ambien (a prescription sleeping pill) is fun. I sprinkle that on my cereal, kinda like sugar." KID ROCK likes to indulge in the popular sleeping...

16th March 2006 9:29



Cash's Son Remembers His Parents On New Gospel Album

JOHNNY CASH's favourite gospel song has been re-recorded by his son as a tribute to the survivors of Hurricane Katrina. JOHN CARTER CASH teamed up...

16th March 2006 9:29



Nine Inch Nails To Tour With Bauhaus

NINE INCH NAILS have lined up the darkest tour of the year with British goth-rockers BAUHAUS. The US summer tour will begin at the end of May...

16th March 2006 9:29



Elizabeth's Husband Seeks Property

Hollywood beauty SHANNON ELIZABETH's estranged husband JOSEPH D REITMAN is seeking half of the property and assets they accumulated during their...

16th March 2006 14:00



Sellers' Daughter Slams Panther Remake

Legendary comedian PETER SELLERS' daughter SARAH is disgusted Hollywood bosses have remade THE PINK PANTHER, declaring she has "no intention of...

16th March 2006 14:00



Schwarzenegger Avoids Kennedy Killer Parole Decision

LATEST: California Governor ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER has been spared a difficult decision, after the state's parole board refused to release the killer...

16th March 2006 14:00



Pink Hits Back At Fat Comments

Pop punk PINK refuses to listen to people who call her fat, insisting she is in perfect physical condition. The JUST LIKE A PILL hitmaker is hurt...

16th March 2006 14:00



David: 'I'm Not Gay'

British R+B star CRAIG DAVID blames his sexual inexperience as a teenager for past reports suggesting he is gay. The WALKING AWAY hitmaker - who...

16th March 2006 14:00



Weezer Frontman To Wed

WEEZER frontman RIVERS CUOMO is engaged to marry his lover KYOKO ITO. The BEVERLY HILLS hitmaker met his fiancee in 1997, when she attended one of...

16th March 2006 14:00



Healy Becomes A Father

TRAVIS frontman FRAN HEALY is celebrating after becoming a father for the first time, after his fiancee NORA KRYST gave birth to a baby boy on Friday...

16th March 2006 14:00



Prince Drops Rude Songs

Pop icon PRINCE has vowed never to sing 50 of his own songs again, because of their explicit content. The PURPLE RAIN hitmaker, who became a...

16th March 2006 14:00



Elton Forgives Blige For Missing 'Wedding'

Flamboyant superstar SIR ELTON JOHN has forgiven his celebrity pal MARY J BLIGE for missing his 'wedding' to DAVID FURNISH. The FAMILY AFFAIR...

16th March 2006 14:00



Marley's Bassist Sues For Royalties

Late reggae legend BOB MARLEY's bassist ASTON 'FAMILY MAN' BARRETT is suing Universal-Island Records and UMG Recordings for $60 million (GBP35...

16th March 2006 14:00



Eminem Tells 50 Cent To Scrap Summer Album

EMINEM has pulled rank on his protege 50 CENT and forced him to postpone his upcoming album, because the timing isn't right. The GET RICH OR DIE...

16th March 2006 14:00



Anastacia Finds Love With Bodyguard

American singer ANASTACIA has reportedly found love with her English bodyguard WAYNE NEWTON. The LEFT OUTSIDE ALONE hitmaker, 32, and hunky Newton,...

16th March 2006 14:00



The Things They Say 1642

"I hate the electric chair. Because electricity goes through there and electricity costs money - taxpayer's money. My $50! There are cheaper ways to...

16th March 2006 14:00



Caine And Moore To Co-star Again

MICHAEL CAINE and DEMI MOORE will team up for the first time in 12 years when shooting for new heist movie FLAWLESS gets underway. Caine and Moore,...

16th March 2006 14:00



Wallace And Gromit Writer's Humble Setting

WALLACE + GROMIT writer BOB BAKER creates his Oscar-winning stories about the madcap inventor and his brainy dog in a humble garden shed. Baker,...

16th March 2006 14:00



Chan To Be Honoured At Hong Kong Festival

JACKIE CHAN will be honoured at next month's (APR06) Hong Kong Film Festival, along with a host of other martial arts icons . CHING SIU-TUNG will...

16th March 2006 14:00



Craig: 'Dench Ordered Me To Be Bond'

British actor DANIEL CRAIG insists he didn't feel like JAMES BOND until his co-star DAME JUDI DENCH ordered him to become 007. The 37-year-old is...

16th March 2006 14:00



Stone Praises Co-star For Saving Her

Hollywood beauty SHARON STONE paid tribute to her BASIC INSTINCT 2 co-star STAN COLLYMORE for coming to her rescue during a terrifying underwater...

16th March 2006 14:00



Weller: 'I Never Related To America'

British rocker PAUL WELLER was amazed the first time he toured America in the late 1970s, because he found the road trip a journey "back into the...

16th March 2006 17:36



Fergie The 'Devil Worshipper'

BLACK EYED PEAS star FERGIE nearly became a "devil-worshipper" because of her childhood obsession with classic horror film THE EXORCIST. The singer...

16th March 2006 17:36



Aguilera Wants To Be Leather-wearing Pensioner

CHRISTINA AGUILERA has vowed to continue wearing revealing clothes into old age - even her infamous leather chaps. The DIRRTY hitmaker, 25, is...

16th March 2006 17:36



Blige Thought George Michael Was Black

R+B superstar MARY J BLIGE was shocked when she first saw GEORGE MICHAEL in the flesh, because she always thought he was a black man. The I'M GOIN'...

16th March 2006 17:36



White/childish Poster Redesigned Following Legal Threat

LATEST: A controversial spoof poster of JACK WHITE and BILLY CHILDISH has been redesigned and put back on sale by London gallery owner STEVEN LOWE,...

16th March 2006 17:36



Fats Domino's Pianos Found

The ruined remains of three of FATS DOMINO's pianos have been found in his hurricane-ravaged home in New Orleans, Louisiana. A recovery crew have...

16th March 2006 17:36



Mccartney Bullies Burberry

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's wife HEATHER MILLS MCCARTNEY has convinced fashion house Burberry to remove Chinese fur from their Fall 2006 Collection. The...

16th March 2006 17:36



Bono Surprised At Bush's Sense Of Humour

Campaigning rocker BONO was shocked to discover US President GEORGE W BUSH has a sense of humour instead of being another boring politician. The U2...

16th March 2006 17:36



Urban Speaks Out About Kidman Relationship

Country singer KEITH URBAN has spoken in public about his relationship with NICOLE KIDMAN for the first time, describing the home they share. The...

16th March 2006 17:36



The Things They Say 1646

"London. No contest. I love Paris, but who doesn't? London is it." PAUL BETTANY is a true Brit.

16th March 2006 17:36



The Things They Say 1645

"Girls have tried to go into the old mooch for me, but I'm not into girls." JESSICA ALBA disappoints men everywhere.

16th March 2006 17:36



Goodman And Graham Join The Almighty

JOHN GOODMAN and LAUREN GRAHAM are set to join funnyman STEVE CARRELL in BRUCE ALMIGHTY spin-off, EVAN ALMIGHTY. The ROSEANNE actor will play a...

16th March 2006 17:36



The Things They Say 1644

"I can't live without endless praise and affirmation." English actor PAUL BETTANY suffers endless insecurities.

16th March 2006 17:36



Stockwell To Make Cannabis Movie

INTO THE BLUE director JOHN STOCKWELL has signed to helm gritty new movie KID CANNABIS, in a bid to subvert social stereotypes. The film-maker...

16th March 2006 17:36



Winslet Impressed Gandolfini With Sex Talk

JAMES GANDOLFINI has hailed his ROMANCE AND CIGARETTES co-star KATE WINSLET as the raunchiest actress in Hollywood after being amazed by her natural...

16th March 2006 17:36



Hayek Defends Sexy Scenes

Mexican film star SALMA HAYEK has defended her full-frontal nude scene in her latest film ASK THE DUST, insisting the sexy sequence is a vital part...

16th March 2006 17:36



Pryor Ceramics On Auction

A ceramic bowl painted by late comic RICHARD PRYOR is for sale on auction website eBay to benefit an animal welfare agency. The actor-comedian had...

16th March 2006 17:36



Lewis Receives Legion Of Honour

American comedian JERRY LEWIS was made a Commander Of The Legion Of Honour in Paris, France, today (16MAR06) to coincide with his 80th birthday. ...

16th March 2006 17:36



Clooney Donates Oscar Goodies

Hollywood heart-throb GEORGE CLOONEY has donated his bag of Oscar goodies to an auction to raise money for the victims of Hurricane Katrina. The...

16th March 2006 17:36



Tom Green Breaks Two Ribs

DREW BARRYMORE's ex-husband TOM GREEN is recovering in Costa Rica, after breaking two ribs in a fishing accident. The Canadian comedian, 34, was...

16th March 2006 17:36



Kidman 'Questioned By Fbi Over Wiretapping'

NICOLE KIDMAN was reportedly questioned by America's Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) over private detective ANTHONY PELLICANO's alleged,...

16th March 2006 17:36



The Things They Say 1643

"ARETHA (FRANKLIN) was more my mother's thing. I mean, don't get me wrong, all hail the queen. But CHAKA (KHAN) was my heroine." MARY J BLIGE chooses...

16th March 2006 17:36



Blige Refuses To Hear Minnelli Cover

Soul star MARY J BLIGE has politely declined to listen to singing legend LIZA MINNELLI's cover of her 2001 hit FAMILY AFFAIR. The R+B singer was...

16th March 2006 17:36



Gilmour's Bladder Cuts Set Short

Former PINK FLOYD guitarist DAVID GILMOUR found himself caught short while playing a London gig earlier this month (MAR06), and had to excuse himself...

16th March 2006 17:36



Shades Of Mel Gibson! Movie For Hannibal Biopic To Be Spoken In Punic

Actor Vin Diesel is planning a three-part theatrical film based on the life of Hannibal and spoken entirely in Punic, the language of the great...

16th March 2006 18:14



High School Musical: The Controversy

An announcement by Apple Computer that it will make the Disney movie High School Musical available for downloading from its iTunes Music Store for...

16th March 2006 18:14



Video Distributor Says Hi-def Dvd Format Is "Price Prohibitive."

Image Entertainment, which distributes classic movies on home video, is likely to hold off releasing such films on high-definition DVDs. Martin...

16th March 2006 18:14



Andy Rooney Says He Won't Follow Wallace Out Of 60 Minutes

Andy Rooney, who, like Mike Wallace, turns 88 this year, says he has no intention of stepping down as a commentator on 60 Minutes. A day after...

16th March 2006 18:14



Australian Government To Consider Ads For The Abc

The Australian government has indicated that it is willing to consider changes in the law that would allow the Australian Broadcasting Corp. to run...

16th March 2006 18:14



Lucasfilm To Produce Star Wars Live-action Tv Series

The six episodes of the Star Wars movie franchise will be expanded with at least 100 television episodes, Lucasfilm producer Rick McCallum has told...

16th March 2006 18:14





Liberal Group Plays Hardball Against Matthews, Msnbc

The liberal group Center for American Progress has accused MSNBC anchor Chris Matthews of accepting large fees from conservative groups for...

16th March 2006 18:14



Fcc Metes Out Record Indecency Fines

The FCC on Wednesday appeared to toughen its stance on indecent broadcasts. Among a series of rulings, it fined 111 CBS licensees $3.6 million for...

16th March 2006 18:14



Tommy Lee Forms New Rock Band For Reality Show

Rocker TOMMY LEE will team up with members of METALLICA and GUNS N' ROSES to form a new group who will search for their lead singer on the reality...

16th March 2006 21:16



Fascinating Fact 1246

Actress KELLY PRESTON made history on 11 March (06) when she hosted the largest sit down dinner at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. The charity eat and...

16th March 2006 21:16



Sigler Dating Club Boss

THE SOPRANOS star JAMIE-LYNN SIGLER has found romance with New York club owner SCOTT SARTIANO, just months after ending her marriage to AJ DiSCALA. ...

16th March 2006 21:16



Fascinating Fact 1245

Enterprising LINDSAY LOHAN is in negotiations to launch her own scent, which will have an Indian flavour.

16th March 2006 21:16



Reeves + Bullock: Back For More Speed?

KEANU REEVES and SANDRA BULLOCK are in negotiations to revive the SPEED franchise. The couple starred in the hit bomb-on-a-bus action film, but...

16th March 2006 21:16



Fascinating Fact 1244

Actor VIN DIESEL has a twin brother, PAUL VINCENT, who is a film editor in Hollywood.

16th March 2006 21:16



Moore And Caine Back Together On Big Screen

SIR MICHAEL CAINE and DEMI MOORE are teaming up for heist film FLAWLESS, 22 years after first appearing together in BLAME IT ON RIO. Caine will...

16th March 2006 21:16



Bynes Blasts Reports Of Eating Disorder

Actress AMANDA BYNES is slamming reports she had an eating disorder, insisting her dramatic weight loss was the result of an illness. The actress...

16th March 2006 21:16



Routh Received Reeve's Blessing

New SUPERMAN BRANDON ROUTH was thrilled when he received a letter from CHRISTOPHER REEVE's widow, DANA, giving him her blessing to take over the...

16th March 2006 21:16



Ferguson's Brief Romance Ends

British royal SARAH FERGUSON, DUCHESS OF YORK has ended her brief acquaintance with American insurance officer MARK FREITAS, after discovering he had...

16th March 2006 21:16



Queen Latifah Splashes Out On Gold Tooth

Rapper QUEEN LATIFAH blew all of the money she earned from her first album buying a Jeep - and splashing out on a gold tooth. The musician was only...

16th March 2006 21:16



Fascinating Fact 1243

Singer NICK LACHEY is in talks to become the new spokesperson for Axe Body Spray.

16th March 2006 21:16



Franklin Defends 'Fine' Howard Comments

LATEST: Soul queen ARETHA FRANKLIN has laughed off reports she embarrassed TERRENCE HOWARD when she publicly announced her crush on him on Saturday...

16th March 2006 21:16



Bono Uses Glasses For Privacy

U2 frontman BONO has another reason he constantly wears sunglasses - because it forms a barrier between himself and his audience. The DESIRE...

16th March 2006 21:16



Marriage Woes For Navarro + Electra

Rocker DAVE NAVARRO has confirmed his marriage to sexy actress CARMEN ELECTRA is in trouble, confessing the couple rarely gets to enjoy quality time...

16th March 2006 21:16



Game To Challenge Rival 50'S Acting Skills

The GAME is set to match his rap rival 50 CENT on the big screen after signing on to appear in three upcoming movies. The busy Los Angeles rapper...

16th March 2006 21:16



Simpson Blasts Bush Snub Story

LATEST: JESSICA SIMPSON has fired back at press reports she snubbed a meeting with PRESIDENT GEORGE W BUSH, insisting he ran out of time to sit down...

16th March 2006 21:16



Eva Marie Confesses To Her Shepard Crush - At 71

Movie veteran EVA MARIE SAINT has fallen for her DON'T COME KNOCKING co-star SAM SHEPARD after playing his mother in the film. The 71-year-old...

16th March 2006 21:16



Jill Hennessy: 'I Was Buried Alive'

Claustrophobic CROSSING JORDAN star JILL HENNESSY was left terrified when she was briefly buried alive in a coffin during a night shoot for the...

16th March 2006 21:16



The Things They Say 1647

"I've become kind of a fashion whore, I must say." Actress LINDSAY LOHAN, who was just named the face of fashion house Louis Vuitton.

16th March 2006 21:16



Fehr Glad He's Not Chasing The Mummy Again

Actor ODED FEHR is delighted he won't be asked to recreate brooding THE MUMMY hero ARDETH BAY in the second sequel - because it took a lot of...

16th March 2006 21:16


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