3rd May 2006

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Sevendust Scrap May Dates Due To Injury

Rockers SEVENDUST have been forced to scrap a handful of May (06) dates to allow guitarist JOHN CONNELLY time to recover from a hand injury. The...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Ll Cool J Makes Friends With Foxx On New Album

LL COOL J asked JAMIE FOXX to make a guest appearance on his new album to show the world their well-publicised feud is over. The pair fell out on...

3rd May 2006 2:52



98 Degrees Star Arrested

Former 98 DEGREES star JEFF TIMMONS was arrested last month (APR06) on suspicion of drink driving and operating a vehicle without a valid license. ...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Rapper Big Hawk Shot Dead

Underground rapper BIG HAWK was shot dead in Houston, Texas, on Monday night (01MAY06). Hawk - real name JOHN EDWARD HAWKINS - was a member of DJ...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Eminem's Wife Files Divorce Response

LATEST: EMINEM'S estranged wife KIM MATHERS has filed a response to the rap star's divorce request, asking for financial support, attorney fees and...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Richards Facing Brain Drain

LATEST: KEITH RICHARDS needs to have blood drained from his skull before he can rejoin THE ROLLING STONES' world tour. The 62-year-old was...

3rd May 2006 2:52



The Things They Say 1950

"People know very little about him when it comes to his morals. He's a great parent." ANGELINA JOLIE on partner BRAD PITT's characteristics.

3rd May 2006 2:52



Cruise Baby Gets A Rocking Start With Flying V

TOM CRUISE's new baby daughter SURI will be rocking out thanks to guitar firm Gibson and a US cable TV network. The movie superstar was presented...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Woods Given All Clear After Suffering Chest Pains

GHOSTS OF MISSISSIPPI star JAMES WOODS is resting, after undergoing a successful angiogram following chest pain concerns. The test was performed on...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Fraser And Wife Welcome Third Child

THE MUMMY star BRENDAN FRASER and his wife AFTON SMITH are celebrating after becoming parents for the third time yesterday (02MAY06). There is no...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Richie: 'I'm Too Thin'

Socialite-turned-actress NICOLE RICHIE has faced up to her weight loss after insisting she's just naturally thin. THE SIMPLE LIFE star has opened...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Sheen Urges Charlie And Denise To Work Things Out

Actor MARTIN SHEEN has pleaded with his son CHARLIE and daughter-in-law DENISE RICHARDS to end their bitter war of words and plan ahead for a...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Hatcher In Tears As Dead Teen's Mum Pays Tribute To Her

TERI HATCHER was left in floods of tears on a recent taping of US talk show OPRAH when the mother of a teen suicide sent her a special thank you...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Robbins Slams Bush 'Lies'

Oscar-winner TIM ROBBINS blasted US President GEORGE W BUSH's invasion of Iraq yesterday (02MAY06), and challenged the American media to stand up and...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Sopranos Stars Ventimiglia And Gross Arrested

THE SOPRANOS actors JOHN VENTIMIGLIA and LOUIS GROSS have both been arrested on unrelated charges. Ventimiglia - who plays chef ARTIE BUCCO on the...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Denise Richards: 'Heather Knows Why We're Not Friends'

Actress DENISE RICHARDS has spoken out about her secret feud with former pal HEATHER LOCKLEAR, insisting their friendship was over before she started...

3rd May 2006 2:52



The Things They Say 1949

"I love to cook and my husband loves to eat. We make a great team." R+B star KELIS, who is planning to reveal all about the dishes she serves up to...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Matisyahu Struggles With Post-sabbath Shows

Hasidic rap-reggae star MATISYAHU is struggling with his touring schedule because his Saturday night concerts are getting bigger and bigger. The...

3rd May 2006 2:52



The Things They Say 1948

"Forever we were JUAN and EVA PERON. Nobody ever caught on." TIM MCGRAW reveals he and wife FAITH HILL used to check into hotels as Argentina's...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Fascinating Fact 1460

KATIE HOLMES will make her first public appearance since becoming a new mum last month (APR06) when she joins fiance TOM CRUISE at a special fan-only...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Lily Felt Presure To Be 'Thin'

LOST beauty EVANGELINE LILY felt under pressure to lose every extra scrap of excess weight after she landed her role on the hit TV show. The...

3rd May 2006 2:52



Murphy Back As Beverly Hills Cop?

EDDIE MURPHY is reviving the BEVERLY HILLS COP movie franchise after reportedly agreeing to play wisecracking policeman AXEL FOLEY for a fourth...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Cruise Thanks Paparazzi For Politeness

TOM CRUISE has thanked the "polite" paparazzi for their continued courtesy throughout his kids' baseball and soccer games. The movie star and his...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Richards: 'I'll Marry Again'

Actress DENISE RICHARDS still believes she can find the perfect marriage partner, despite her bitter divorce battle with estranged husband CHARLIE...

3rd May 2006 10:47



The Things They Say 1951

"We toyed with calling it I SMELL POO, but we couldn't agree on how to spell poo." Rocker MAYNARD JAMES KEENAN jokes about the title of TOOL's new...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Mcgraw Insists On The Perfect Sandwich

Country star TIM MCGRAW is such a fan of perfect burgers and sandwiches he includes the equipment and ingredients he needs to make them on his tour...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Sparxxx Keeps It Real

Hip-hop star BUBBA SPARXXX has vowed never to lose sight of real life, hard work and paying bills - despite his wealth and star status. The MS NEW...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Vince Neil Plans Tattoo Parlour?

MOTLEY CRUE frontman VINCE NEIL is in negotiations to open his own tattoo parlour on the Las Vegas, Nevada Strip. Reports from Sin City suggest the...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Sean Paul Prefers Smoke To Drink

Reggae star SEAN PAUL steers clear of alcohol as much as possible - because it renders him completely useless. Instead, the GET BUSY singer sticks...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Simpson To Tour With Cabrera's New Girl

ASHLEE SIMPSON is set to tour America with her reported love rival. The pop star has invited identical twins THE VERONICAS to join her on the road...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Pearl Jam To Webcast Concert From Letterman Show

PEARL JAM will perform an exclusive live webcast concert on Thursday (04MAY06), following their appearance on THE LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN. ...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Franz Ferdinand Turn Down $50 Million

British rockers FRANZ FERDINAND have refused to take part in a colossal $50 million (GBP30 million) advertising campaign, insisting they'll never...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Anderson And Estrada Return To Tv

ERIK ESTRADA and LONI ANDERSON will return to TV in a reality series where they try to tackle the jobs their famous characters played on TV. In the...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Red Sonja Back To Big Screen

Comic book heroine RED SONJA is returning to the big screen, in a remake of the 1985 character-titled film. The original movie starred BRIGITTE...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Cruise Joins In Tv Oil Drinking Fun

TOM CRUISE showed off his dare devil culinary skills on American TV last night (02MAY06) when he joined celebrity chef JAMIE OLIVER and chat show...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Buffy Star Saves Astin's Baseball Movie

BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER star ELIZA DUSHKU has saved SEAN ASTIN's new baseball movie from the scrap heap, after signing on to play his love...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Brody 'Grossed Out' By Love Scene With Ryan

THE OC star ADAM BRODY was "grossed out" when he had to film his first sex scene with MEG RYAN and finds watching the clip unbearable. The...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Cruise On Fire In Mission: Impossible Iii

Eagle-eyed film fans will literally see TOM CRUISE on fire in new movie MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE III - his hair was set ablaze in one scene and the actor...

3rd May 2006 10:47



Prince Harry Sets Up Aids Charity

British royal PRINCE HARRY has launched a charity in memory of his late mother DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES, which aims to help children orphaned by...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Jolie: 'I Want To Educate Kids Like Maddox And Zahara'

ANGELINA JOLIE's adopted children MADDOX and ZAHARA are the inspiration behind her involvement in the Global Education Campaign. The MR AND MRS...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Humphries: 'I Punched A Photographer'

Veteran comedian BARRY HUMPHRIES has admitted hitting a photographer who followed him from a cafe in Sydney, Australia. Humphries - best known for...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Fascinating Fact 1461

MICHAEL JACKSON is experiencing a popularity surge in Spain. The pop superstar has eight singles in the top ten there - including a top three of...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Noel Gallagher: 'I Can't Control Liam'

OASIS mastermind NOEL GALLAGHER has lost control of the band to his brother LIAM, because he fears the singer's violent temper. The ROLL WITH IT...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Ridgley To Star In Dance Show

Former WHAM! star ANDREW RIDGLEY is considering taking part in British celebrity dance show STRICTLY COME DANCING after he was approached by...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Rockers Campaign For Armenian Justice

SYSTEM OF A DOWN bandmates SERJ TANKIAN and JOHN DOLMAYAN marched in Washington DC last week (24APR06), calling on the Turkish government to...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Gallagher Brothers Feud Still Ongoing

Volatile OASIS siblings NOEL and LIAM GALLAGHER are still locked in a bitter feud after the singer claimed six-year-old ANAIS isn't Noel's biological...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Kiedis Ready To Marry

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS frontman ANTHONY KIEDIS is finally ready to end his womanising ways, settle down and get married. After years of playing the...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Humperdinck Heads Home For Birthday Bash

British crooner ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK has quit his 120-dates-a year Las Vegas run for a quiet birthday at home in Britain. The RELEASE ME star, who...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Bloc Party Inspired By 7/7 Bombs

British rockers BLOC PARTY were so horrified by the 7/7 bombings on London's transport network last summer (05), they wrote a song about the...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Cancer-scare Nolan Back On Stage

Singer LINDA NOLAN has staged a remarkable musical comeback, just weeks after having surgery to remove a four-inch (10-centimetre) tumour in her left...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Fascinating Fact 1462

THE LORD OF THE RINGS star ELIJAH WOOD has shaved off all his hair for his role as a soldier in new movie DAY ZERO.

3rd May 2006 13:49



Weisz: 'I Look Like A Monkey'

Oscar winner RACHEL WEISZ claims her facial hair is so unruly she would like an "ape" if she didn't have daily access to hair removal tools. The...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Lewis Takes Giant Pay Cut For West End

JULIETTE LEWIS is so keen to star in London's West End, she has accepted a role in new play FOOL FOR LOVE - earning just $835 (GBP477) a week during...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Clooney Proposes New Movie To Grant

Hollywood star GEORGE CLOONEY has offered British actor HUGH GRANT a role his new sequel OCEAN'S THIRTEEN. FOUR WEDDINGS AND A FUNERAL star Grant...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Louis Rukeyser Dies

US TV star and author LOUIS RUKEYSER died at his home in Greenwich, Connecticut, yesterday (02MAY06) after a long battle cancer. He was 73. The...

3rd May 2006 13:49



Cleese To Release World Cup Ditty

Comic British actor JOHN CLEESE has decided to release his own World Cup song in aid of this summer's (06) German-hosted soccer championships. The...

3rd May 2006 13:49



The Things They Say 1952

"Rock music has become stifled by inhibitions. We're trying to get people into a total state of abandonment." Cult WOLFMOTHER rocker ANDREW STOCKDALE...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Fall Out Boy Wentz: 'I'm An All-rounder'

FALL OUT BOY frontman PETE WENTZ created his own clothing line and film production company because he wasn't satisfied with music. The singer draws...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Sean Paul Turned Down Zz Top Collaboration

Reggae star SEAN PAUL turned down a bizarre offer to make a record with ZZ TOP, because he was convinced their styles would never compliment each...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Canadian Musicians Demand Tighter Copyright Laws

Artists including AVRIL LAVIGNE and BARENAKED LADIES have teamed up to form the Canadian Music Creators Coalition (CMCC) - to demand tougher music...

3rd May 2006 17:29



White To Remain With Raconteurs 'For A Long Time'

THE WHITE STRIPES frontman JACK WHITE is adamant his new supergroup THE RACONTEURS will remain his priority for the foreseeable future. White, who...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Emi Reject Warner Takeover

Record giant Warner Music has turned down a $4.2 billion (GBP2.2 billion) buy-out bid by rivals EMI. EMI has long been courting the label which...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Bowie To Take Year Off

Rock legend DAVID BOWIE is taking a year long break from music because he is "fed up with the industry". The HEROES singer is turning his back on...

3rd May 2006 17:29



T.i. In Shootout Drama

A member of rapper T.I.'s entourage died this morning (03MAY06) following a highway shootout in Cincinnati, Ohio, that left three others injured. ...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Fascinating Fact 1463

The "rough" British school that celebrity chef JAMIE OLIVER took over to kick-start his healthy School Lunch Project was the one actor JUDE LAW quit...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Mckellen Refuses Cameo Parts

SIR IAN MCKELLEN has spoken out about his frustration with finding quality leading film roles following his performance as GANDALF in THE LORD OF THE...

3rd May 2006 17:29



The Things They Say 1954

"I was really self-conscious and awkward in high school. I wanted nothing below my waist to exist. I always wore un-pressed shirts around my butt - I...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Rhys-meyers: 'Stars Aren't Sexy'

Movie hunk JONATHAN RHYS-MEYERS has never found any of his co-stars attractive, because actresses are never as sexy in the flesh as they are in...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Rossellini: 'Scorsese Married Me And My Father'

ISABELLA ROSSELLINI is convinced her first husband MARTIN SCORSESE married her because he also admired her director father ROBERTO ROSSELLINI. The...

3rd May 2006 17:29



The Things They Say 1953

"I ate too much lobster?" TERI HATCHER jokes about the reason why AMERICAN IDOL host RYAN SEACREST may have dumped her by phone after the couple were...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Mtv Surprised Over Pope Court Case

LATEST: MTV bosses are shocked at the controversy caused by the network's new series of Vatican-themed cartoons, POPETOWN. Bishops from POPE...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Mckellen Looks To Retirement

THE LORD OF THE RINGS star SIR IAN MCKELLEN insists he will embrace retirement because acting is a constant source of stress. The 66-year-old...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Anglican Church Challenges Da Vinci Code

Anglican Church leaders in Sydney, Australia, are attempting to educate cinemagoers when THE DA VINCI CODE is released later this month (MAY06), by...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Cruise: 'I Can't Wait To Get Married'

TOM CRUISE revealed he can't wait to get married to KATIE HOLMES during an appearance on the LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN last night (02MAY06). ...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Davis Calls For Female Us President

GEENA DAVIS lead calls for a female US President today (03MAY06) as she was awarded for her portrayal of US leader in TV show COMMANDER IN CHIEF. ...

3rd May 2006 17:29



Nbc News Show Pulls Well Ahead Of Abc

NBC Nightly News continued to widen its lead over ABC's World News Tonight last week. Nielsen figures indicated that the NBC news program...

3rd May 2006 18:20



American Idol Remains Strong On Tuesday

American Idol again posted overwhelming numbers on Tuesday -- a 16.2 rating and a 25 share in the 8:00 p.m. hour, serving as a strong lead-in for...

3rd May 2006 18:20



Cbs, Fox Hold Lead As May Sweeps Begin

CBS and Fox got off to strong starts in the May sweeps with CBS once again capturing the eyes of the most viewers overall, while Fox held onto its...

3rd May 2006 18:20



Group Says It Forced Coors To Pull Out Of Scary Promotion

A San Rafael, CA-based group, the Marin Institute, has claimed that it stopped Coors Brewing Co. from going forward with a marketing campaign that...

3rd May 2006 18:20



Will Dallas Be Shot In Dallas?

Texas and Louisiana are duking it out over which state will become the shooting location for Dallas: The Movie. Dallas TV station KTVT reported on...

3rd May 2006 18:20



Randy Quaid Drops Suit Against Brokeback Producers

Randy Quaid, who had accused Focus Features of duping him into appearing in Brokeback Mountain for a fraction of his regular salary, said Tuesday...

3rd May 2006 18:20



Founder Of Warner Independent Pictures Forced Out

Despite the success of such films as March of the Penguins and Good Night, and Good Luck, Mark Gill has been forced out as president of Warner...

3rd May 2006 18:20



Mpaa Urges College Crackdown On Piracy

Having determined that some of the most flagrant movie piracy occurs on college campuses, the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) and the...

3rd May 2006 18:20



Louis Rukeyser Dead At 73

Louis Rukeyser, the source for many Americans' stock-market knowledge for more than a generation, died of cancer on Tuesday in Greenwich, CT at the...

3rd May 2006 18:20



Spelling Bee To Get Live Coverage On Abc

Get ready for the sport of spelling. After airing for 12 years on sports channel ESPN and recently getting the sports-movie-like treatment in...

3rd May 2006 18:20



Abc Impeaches Commander In Chief

After witnessing approval ratings falling lower than those for the real president, ABC has pulled Commander in Chief from its Thursday night slot...

3rd May 2006 18:20



Fascinating Fact 1465

CHARLIE SHEEN and HEATHER LOCKLEAR are sharing the same attorney, LANCE SPIEGEL, as they battle their respective partners, DENISE RICHARDS and RICHIE...

3rd May 2006 21:13



Dracula Sequel Set For Big Screen

Film-maker JAN DE BONT has received special permission from the descendants of BRAM STOKER to make a sequel to DRACULA. THE UN-DEAD will be the...

3rd May 2006 21:13



Fascinating Fact 1464

SPIDER-MAN director SAM RAIMI is developing an updated version of 20,000 LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA which will focus on the background of CAPTAIN NEMO, as...

3rd May 2006 21:13



Stewart Loves Star Trek Healing Powers

PATRICK STEWART never ceases to be amazed by the healing powers of STAR TREK, particularly when fans write to thank him for helping them through...

3rd May 2006 21:13



Halloween Returns To Hollywood

A ninth HALLOWEEN movie is being planned - as a prequel to the cult horror franchise. Plans to make HALLOWEEN: THE MISSING YEARS were shelved when...

3rd May 2006 21:13



Commander In Chief Cancelled?

GEENA DAVIS' critically-acclaimed show COMMANDER IN CHIEF has once again been taken off the air by US network ABC, after two low-rated episodes. ...

3rd May 2006 21:13



Quaid Brokeback Lawsuit Takes Curious Turn

LATEST: Actor RANDY QUAID has dropped his $10 million (GBP5.8 million) lawsuit against the producers of BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN, insisting they have...

3rd May 2006 21:13



The Things They Say 1955

"I could do without hearing BABY ONE MORE TIME anymore." KEVIN FEDERLINE has heard wife BRITNEY SPEARS' hit song a few too many times.

3rd May 2006 21:13



Datsuns Were Prepared For Backlash

Cult rockers THE DATSUNS were prepared for the critical mauling given to their 2004 second album OUTTA SIGHT/OUTTA MIND, because the hype surrounding...

3rd May 2006 21:13



Godsmack Lead Top Debuts On The Us Album Chart

Rockers GODSMACK have returned to the top of the US album charts by debuting new album IV at number one on the new Billboard 200. It's the group's...

3rd May 2006 21:13



Chris Young Is A Nashville Star

Singer/songwriter CHRIS YOUNG was crowned the fourth winner of US reality TV talent contest NASHVILLE STAR last night (02MAY06). The 20-year-old...

3rd May 2006 21:13



Bowie's Opera Dream

Music icon DAVID BOWIE is considering writing an opera. The singer rejects the idea of turning his music into a musical, like his contemporaries...

3rd May 2006 21:13



Gibb Teams Up With Country Stars At Tornado Benefit

Former BEE GEES star BARRY GIBB showed his community spirit on Monday night (01MAY06) when he joined a host of country stars raising cash for the...

3rd May 2006 21:13



Spears Slashes Price Of Penthouse

Singer BRITNEY SPEARS has slashed the asking price for her Manhattan, New York City, penthouse in a final attempt to sell it - two years after it was...

3rd May 2006 21:13



Madonna Poses For Provocative Photos

MADONNA's multiple personalities collide in the June (06) issue of American magazine W, which features a 58-page photo spread of the singer in...

3rd May 2006 21:13



The Things They Say 1956

"I don't sleep much anyway." MISSION:IMPOSSIBLE III star TOM CRUISE's sleep schedule isn't disrupted by his newborn daughter SURI.

3rd May 2006 21:13



Mcg Shows Off His Kicking Skills At Football Game

Movie maker MCG showed off his sporting skills during a recent American football challenge at America's Marshall University as he wowed a sell-out...

3rd May 2006 21:13



Superman Stars Back Together At Book Launch

TERI HATCHER was overjoyed last night (02MAY06) when former TV SUPERMAN DEAN CAIN joined her at the official Beverly Hills launch party for her new...

3rd May 2006 21:13


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