4th August 2006

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Fascinating Fact 1897

50 CENT's one-time movie lover JOY BRYANT has joined MOLLY SIMS and 2003 MISS UNIVERSE AMELIA VEGA to front a new TV ad campaign for make-up giants...

4th August 2006 0:00



Eternal Star's Aids Scare

Former ETERNAL singer KELLE BRYAN had an AIDS scare in 1996, when doctors misdiagnosed a case of lupus. The British STAY hitmaker was left...

4th August 2006 0:00



Foster Offers Gibson Her Support

JODIE FOSTER has come to the defence of her troubled MAVERICK costar and friend MEL GIBSON in the pages of newspaper Los Angeles Times. The SILENCE...

4th August 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 1894

Rapper LUDACRIS was so impressed with a pal's cooking talents he paid for the youngster to attend culinary school and then hired him as his own...

4th August 2006 0:00



Tommy Lee's Erection Problem

Rocker TOMMY LEE fears he has an erection problem - he's nearly always hard. The MOTLEY CRUE star admits he always has sex on his mind, which causes...

4th August 2006 0:00



Ricci Threatened To Quit If She Missed Out On Bedding Justin

Actress CHRISTINA RICCI was so determined to land a sexy role in JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE's new film she threatened to quit the movie business if she...

4th August 2006 0:00



Cox Arquette's Kid Is Dating At Two

COURTENEY COX ARQUETTE's two-year-old daughter COCO has fallen in love with pal LAURA DERN's son ELLERY WALKER, who is twice her age. The former...

4th August 2006 0:00



Ice Cube Slams Response To Katrina

Rapper/actor ICE CUBE has slammed the American government for their slow response helping victims of last years (05) Hurricane Katrina. The EXPRESS...

4th August 2006 0:00



Cox Arquette Left Red-faced By Husband's Trash Raid

COURTENEY COX ARQUETTE was lost for words when her zany husband DAVID ARQUETTE raided a neighbour's trash treasure trove as star spotters took...

4th August 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2592

"He does the full monty and he's built like one of the brothers too." CUBA GOODING JR is impressed with the size of SHADOW BOXERS co-star STEPHEN...

4th August 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 1895

Rockers HIM have become the first Finnish act to sell 500,000 albums in America. The group's DARK LIGHT CD is expected to be officially declared gold...

4th August 2006 0:00



Cuba Videotapes Injury-prone Kids

Oscar winner CUBA GOODING JR has set up a 'big brother'-style network of cameras in his house, so he can catch his kids misbehaving. The high-tech...

4th August 2006 0:00



Hilton Caught Up In Playboy Scandal As Look-alike Poses As Paris

Bosses at men's magazine Playboy have got PARIS HILTON's handler's hopping mad again by calling on her look-alike, NATALIE REID, to pose naked - as...

4th August 2006 0:00



Bennett To Be Honoured With Top Billboard Prize

TONY BENNETT will be honoured with Billboard magazine's coveted Century Award for creative achievement at the Billboard Music Awards in December. ...

4th August 2006 0:00



Death From Above 1979 Split

Canadian cult rockers DEATH FROM ABOVE 1979 have split. In a new posting on the group's website, bass player JESSE KEELER admits the break-up news...

4th August 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 1896

Actress CHRISTINA RICCI is back in the arms of on-off lover, actor ADAM GOLDBERG, because she's convinced the pair are "meant for each other."

4th August 2006 0:00



Ludacris Takes Disabled Fan To The Prom

Big-hearted LUDACRIS thrilled a wheelchair-bound fan when he offered to take her to the prom. The teenager wrote to the rapper begging him to be her...

4th August 2006 0:00



Dangerfield's Widow Sues Hubby's Business Partner

The widow of comedian RODNEY DANGERFIELD has hit her late husband's former business partner with a $2 million (GBP1.1 million) lawsuit. JOAN...

4th August 2006 0:00



Gibson's Apology Embraced By Jewish Groups

MEL GIBSON has been invited to meet with three prominent American Jewish groups, after his apology for making anti-Semitic remarks when he was...

4th August 2006 0:00



Iggy's Car Curse

American rocker IGGY POP's driving career has been cursed by a series of accidents and arrests. The former STOOGES frontman admits Rolls Royce used...

4th August 2006 0:00



Michael Taught Janet About The Birds And The Bees

Superstar JANET JACKSON was taught the facts of life by her older brother MICHAEL JACKSON. The singer turned to Michael for an explanation after...

4th August 2006 0:00



Elton's Libellous Read

Superstar SIR ELTON JOHN reads every British newspaper every day to search for libellous stories about him. The YOUR SONG star has been victorious...

4th August 2006 0:00



Hilton's Credit Card Carelessness

Hotel heiress PARIS HILTON is so careless with her credit cards - she regularly leaves them in stores when she goes on shopping sprees. The...

4th August 2006 0:00



Izzard To Dump Heels And Skirts

Transvestite comedian EDDIE IZZARD is preparing to dump his skirts, heels and make-up and revert back to "boy mode". The OCEAN'S TWELVE star - who...

4th August 2006 0:00



Elton Defends Acceptance Of Us Award

SIR ELTON JOHN has hit back at claims he is a hypocrite by accepting an award from US President GEORGE W BUSH. The superstar singer has been...

4th August 2006 0:00



Shyamalan Misses La Pals

Writer/director M NIGHT SHYAMALAN grows "very lonely" when he leaves Los Angeles - because all his friends live in the city. The SIGNS film-maker...

4th August 2006 0:00



Hudson Slams British Press Over Moss Drug Pictures

Actress KATE HUDSON has accused the British press of promoting drug use by printing pictures of KATE MOSS taking cocaine. Moss was shamed in an...

4th August 2006 0:00



Howard To Follow In Dad's Footsteps

Actress BRYCE DALLAS HOWARD dreams of following in her father RON HOWARD's footsteps and become a director, but fears she'll struggle to live up to...

4th August 2006 0:00



Elton Blasts New York Critics

SIR ELTON JOHN has leaped to the defence of his defunct Broadway musical LESTAT, blasting New York critics for "making up" the bad reviews. The...

4th August 2006 0:00



Shears Tips Gore Over Clinton

SCISSOR SISTERS frontman JAKE SHEARS claims his country is "screwed" under US President GEORGE W BUSH and wishes the premier's former rival AL GORE...

4th August 2006 0:00



Ne-yo: 'Columbia Tried To Make Me Into Usher'

R+B star NE-YO has slammed his former record label Columbia for trying to turn him into an USHER clone. The SO SICK singer was originally signed to...

4th August 2006 0:00



Patton Turned Down Inxs And Velvet Revolver

MIKE PATTON turned down invitations to join rock supergroups INXS and VELVET REVOLVER, because they are too popular. Ex-GUNS N' ROSES guitarist...

4th August 2006 0:00



Scott's 'Tacky' House To Be Redecorated

Hollywood director RIDLEY SCOTT has approved a massive makeover for his $13 million (GBP7 million) London home after an interior designer described...

4th August 2006 0:00



Collette Refused To Shave Armpits

Australian actress TONI COLLETTE fought with movie bosses on the set of new movie COSI, after they ordered her to shave her armpits. Collette was...

4th August 2006 0:00



Lohan To Testify In Mother's Case

LATEST: Singer/actress LINDSAY LOHAN has been subpoenaed to a California law office to give a deposition in her mother DINA LOHAN's legal battle...

4th August 2006 0:00



Steps Reunion Only A Matter Of Time

Former STEPS singer FAYE TOZER has hinted the cheesy 1990s pop group may reunite. The TRAGEDY hitmaker is still in contact with her former bandmates...

4th August 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2591

"I look exactly like SUPERMAN, with the tights and the cape and the muscles. There was no reason to release SUPERMAN RETURNS because we've totally...

4th August 2006 0:00



Arthur Lee Dies

Legendary LOVE star ARTHUR LEE died in a Memphis, Tennessee hospital yesterday (03AUG06) following a battle with leukaemia. He was 61. The ALONE...

4th August 2006 0:00



Outkast Still Good Friends

Hip-hop duo OUTKAST have hit back at reports of a rift between them, insisting they are lifelong friends. BIG BOI has been forced to tour as a...

4th August 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2590

"In Europe, some people call me Mr DITA VON TEESE!" Shock rocker MARILYN MANSON finds his wife, burlesque stripper DITA VON TEESE is becoming more...

4th August 2006 0:00



Moore Festival Ignores Jesus Camp Requests

The organisers of MICHAEL MOORE's Michigan film festival have ignored pleas from the distributors of JESUS CAMP to withdraw the upcoming movie from...

4th August 2006 0:00



Rossdale's Daughter: 'Stefani Is Not My Stepmother'

GAVIN ROSSDALE has a strained relationship with his teenage daughter, who refuses to acknowledge his wife GWEN STEFANI as her stepmother - two years...

4th August 2006 0:00



Johansson Loves London

Hollywood actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON is so impressed by London life, she is hoping to buy a property in the British capital. The 20-year-old LOST IN...

4th August 2006 0:00



Cerys Swaps Liquor For Love

Former alcoholic and drug addict CERYS MATTHEWS insists she no longer has any desire to drink, because she is simply too happy. The former CATATONIA...

4th August 2006 0:00



Cook And Brinkley 'Talking'

LATEST: Veteran supermodel CHRISTINE BRINKLEY has remained on talking terms with her estranged husband PETER COOK for the sake of their children. ...

4th August 2006 0:00



Winner: 'Keep Your Free Cruises'

DEATHWISH director MICHAEL WINNER hates being offered free cruises in exchanged for a personal appearance - because the experience is simply too...

4th August 2006 0:00



Matthews' American Nightmare

Singer CERYS MATTHEWS was bemused by the locals when she temporarily moved to Nashville, Tennessee - because nobody could understand her Welsh...

4th August 2006 0:00



Longoria Shines A Light On Others

EVA LONGORIA never wants to outshine lesser stars than herself on the red carpet, because she remembers how embarrassing it was when photographers...

4th August 2006 0:00



Redgrave: 'I'm A Failure'

Theatre stalwart VANESSA REDGRAVE is convinced she was a "failure" as a mum, because she was too interested in politics to treat her kids to a proper...

4th August 2006 0:00



Everett Mocks Michael In Cruising Spoof

Gay actor RUPERT EVERETT has mocked GEORGE MICHAEL on a British comedy programme, by pretending to seek a sexual encounter on London's prime gay...

4th August 2006 0:00



Hall Snubs Jagger In Five-step Love Plan

Texan model JERRY HALL is so desperate to find the ideal man, she has put together a list of vital criteria - and former husband SIR MICK JAGGER...

4th August 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2589

"I can only talk about weapons of mass destruction." BIANCA JAGGER refuses to discuss the legendary moment when she rode into New York club Studio 54...

4th August 2006 0:00



Freeman Thrilled With Rembrandt Role

British actor MARTIN FREEMAN was thrilled to be asked to play Dutch painter REMBRANDT HARMENSZOON VAN RIJN - because he previously feared he would...

4th August 2006 0:00



Take That Get Busy After Label Lecture

British boy band TAKE THAT have been working all hours to produce a staggering three albums' worth of music - after they were ordered to get busy by...

4th August 2006 0:00



Mcgregor's Gay Kissing Sessions

EWAN MCGREGOR has no qualms about smooching actor DOUGLAS HODGE in new movie SCENES OF A SEXUAL NATURE - because they practiced locking lips...

4th August 2006 0:00



Thom Kicked Out Of Hotel By Police

Scottish chart-topper SANDI THOM reportedly caused a stir after refusing to control a boozy party in her hotel room in Los Angeles, prompting angry...

4th August 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 1893

Gay star SIR IAN MCKELLEN is appearing in a one-man show in Los Angeles entitled A KNIGHT OUT IN LA.

4th August 2006 0:00



B-movie Giant Dies

Acclaimed British B-movie producer MONTY BERMAN has died of natural causes. He was 94. The London-born film-maker was born NESTOR MONTAGUE BERMAN in...

4th August 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 1892

Double Oscar-winning composer JAMES HORNER has been commissioned to score the new theme for America's CBS EVENING NEWS.

4th August 2006 0:00



Public Called On For 9/11 Memories

Wannabe stars are being offered the chance to appear in a hardhitting new US TV commercial for the 9/11 Memorial Foundation charity - by simply...

4th August 2006 0:00



Reynolds To Sue Over Divorce Rumours?

Former talk show host STAR JONES REYNOLDS has rubbished reports her marriage to AL REYNOLDS is on the rocks, and is threatening legal action against...

4th August 2006 0:00



Common Cleans Up His Act

Rapper COMMON vows to start dressing more tastefully, because he is finally aware "not everyone wants to see his a**." The hip-hop star, real name...

4th August 2006 0:00



Apocalypto Actor Defends Gibson

Actors on the set of MEL GIBSON's new movie APOCALYPTO are rushing to the actor/director's defence as he faces a barrage of criticism following...

4th August 2006 0:00



Forlani And Scott Dating?

MEET JOE BLACK star CLAIRE FORLANI and MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE II star DOUGRAY SCOTT are dating, according to media reports in the US. Forlani, who has...

4th August 2006 0:00



Soul Music Helped Aguilera Survive Abuse

CHRISTINA AGUILERA sought comfort in soul music to help her cope with the pain of living in an abusive household while she was growing up. The AIN'T...

4th August 2006 0:00



Gyllenhaal Proud To Bare All In Front Of Parents

SECRETARY star MAGGIE GYLLEHAAL has no qualms about her parents seeing her naked on the big screen, because she grew up in such a liberal household. ...

4th August 2006 0:00



Federline Dreams Of Family Roadtrip

BRITNEY SPEARS' husband KEVIN FEDERLINE has a redneck dream - to take his family on a bus tour across America. The wannabe hip-hop star hopes his...

4th August 2006 0:00



Hagman Thrilled With Racy Role

Veteran actor LARRY HAGMAN is thrilled he got to guest star on sexy plastic surgery drama NIP/TUCK, because he was able to speak racy dialogue for...

4th August 2006 0:00



Group Seeks Gibson Boycott Billboard

LATEST: A group of Los Angeles residents who are trying to post an anti-MEL GIBSON billboard advertisement insists it is getting nowhere - because...

4th August 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2586

"I think that all women dress for other women. That's my theory...There's nothing better than when your girlfriend says, 'Oh, my gosh, that's so...

4th August 2006 0:00



Spears Keen To Work With Sheen

Pregnant pop star BRITNEY SPEARS is desperate to go into business with WALL STREET star CHARLIE SHEEN after falling in love with his range of kid's...

4th August 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2587

"I've been trying to bust into comedy my whole life. Hollywood's like 'No, keep that kid in her corset!'" MY SUPER EX-GIRLFRIEND star UMA THURMAN...

4th August 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2588

"I do miss breastfeeding. I was good at it. I got more than my fair share - I could hit the wall from quite a distance." KATE BECKINSALE becomes...

4th August 2006 0:00



Newlywed Kid Rock Leaves Ex Heartbroken

The model girlfriend KID ROCK left behind to wed PAMELA ANDERSON has poured out her heart to the US media, revealing the callous rocker ended their...

4th August 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 2585

"I don't have a humongous belting voice - I'll leave that to other people... like TOM JONES." JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE knows his limits when it comes to his...

4th August 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 1891

JENNIFER ANISTON and VINCE VAUGHN have put paid to reports they've split after they were spotted double dating with pals COURTENEY COX and DAVID...

4th August 2006 0:00



Longoria: 'I'd Trade An Oscar For Kids'

Latina actress EVA LONGORIA insists stardom is of no importance to her, and she would much rather have a happy family than an Academy Award. The...

4th August 2006 0:00



Cruz On Cruise's Kid

Spanish star PENELOPE CRUZ has met her ex-lover TOM CRUISE's baby SURI - and she couldn't be happier for him. Cruz, 32, is still on good terms with...

4th August 2006 0:00



Kylie Shocks Fans With Gruelling Regime

KYLIE MINOGUE has raised concerns among pals and fans by throwing herself into a gruelling exercise regime in preparation for her upcoming Showgirl...

4th August 2006 0:00



Gibson Invited To Jewish Memorial Museum

MEL GIBSON has been invited to visit New York's Museum of Jewish Heritage, a site dedicated to remembering the Holocaust, in a bid to smooth...

4th August 2006 0:00



Dulli Refuses To Pull Plug On Tel Aviv Gig

Former AFGHAN WHIGS star GREG DULLI is ignoring conflict concerns in the Middle East and pressing ahead with plans to play his first show in Tel...

4th August 2006 0:00



Opera Legend Schwarzkopf Dead At 90

German opera legend ELISABETH SCHWARZKOPF has died at her home in Shruns, Austria. She was 90. The soprano was blessed with one of the greatest...

4th August 2006 0:00



My Sharona Singer Undergoes Brain Surgery

THE KNACK frontman DOUG FIEGER is recovering after undergoing successful brain surgery yesterday (03AUG06). According to his publicist, GUY MCCAIN,...

4th August 2006 0:00



Longoria: 'Bring On Old Age'

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA has an unusual ambition for a Hollywood star - she wants to grow old. The Latina actress insists beauty is...

4th August 2006 0:00



Griffith Caught In Smoking Scandal

Actress MELANIE GRIFFITH has sparked outrage after being photographed lighting her 17-year-old daughter DAKOTA's cigarette in Los Angeles, as the...

4th August 2006 0:00



Kasabian Star Relieved He Snubbed Kate

KASABIAN guitarist SERGE PIZZORNO is glad he turned down the amorous advances of supermodel KATE MOSS, because he is convinced she is mad. The CUTT...

4th August 2006 1:47



Madonna And Ritchie To Renew Vows

MADONNA and GUY RITCHIE are planning to renew their vows in a simple ceremony at their home in Wiltshire, England, as soon as the pop queen finishes...

4th August 2006 7:21



Stones Charge Their Own Support Band

THE ROLLING STONES have enraged their support band KASABIAN by insisting they should pay $280 (GBP150) each for a ticket if they want to watch them...

4th August 2006 7:21



Madonna Invites The Pope To Confessions Tour

LATEST: Superstar MADONNA has invited POPE BENEDICT XVI to be the guest of honour at her Rome, Italy Confessions concert on Sunday (06AUG06) - which...

4th August 2006 12:22



Hilton Unaware Of Director

Hotel heiress PARIS HILTON doesn't remember her latest film director's name. The aspiring actress, 25, is due to start filming her lead role in...

4th August 2006 12:22



Vivica Eyes Talk Show

KILL BILL actress VIVICA A FOX is reportedly in talks to host her own talk show. The statuesque beauty, ex-love of 50 CENT, has been meeting with...

4th August 2006 12:22



Shyamalan Is Mentally Unstable?

Film-maker M NIGHT SHYAMALAN has a lot of psychological problems - according to his wife. THE SIXTH SENSE writer/director is married to psychologist...

4th August 2006 12:22



Farrell's Irish Production Company

Heart-throb actor COLIN FARRELL wants to launch his own film company in his native Ireland to place the Emerald Isle on the movie map. The MIAMI...

4th August 2006 12:22



Aguilera's Last Laugh Over Label Bosses

CHRISTINA AGUILERA laughed when she heard record label executives who refused to offer her music deals as an unknown singer later lost their jobs. ...

4th August 2006 12:22



Foxx Hails Craig David

British pop star CRAIG DAVID has found an unlikely fan in Oscar-winning actor/singer JAMIE FOXX. The MIAMI VICE star ranks the singer's 2000 debut...

4th August 2006 17:06



Injured Cbs Correspondent Goes Home

CBS News correspondent Kimberly Dozier, who was critically injured in Iraq on May 29, has been released from a Maryland rehabilitation facility and...

4th August 2006 18:23



News Outlets Want Video And Audio Tapes Of Gibson's Arrest

TV news outlets and other news media were unsuccessful Thursday in persuading the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department to release video and audio...

4th August 2006 18:23



Advertisers Push For Ebay Ad Auctions

EBay may soon become a place where advertisers can bid for commercial time on TV and cable networks, the Wall Street Journal reported today (Friday)....

4th August 2006 18:23



Cbs's Quarterly Report Raises Eyebrows

CBS's net profits rose to $781 million in the last quarter, a rise of 4 percent from a year ago, but of that amount $292 million came from its sale...

4th August 2006 18:23



Moonves Goes To The Movies

CBS Chairman Les Moonves touted his company's entry into the movie business Thursday, telling analysts that the broadcaster would be able to make...

4th August 2006 18:23



Movie Reviews: The Night Listener

The Night Listener, based on an incident in the life of gay writer Armistead Maupin that Maupin himself turned into a novel, may be a case of life...

4th August 2006 18:23



Movie Reviews: The Descent

The British have a way of pulling off horror films with a kind of class that impresses film critics who are ordinarily not well disposed toward the...

4th August 2006 18:23



Movie Reviews: Barnyard

The basic problem with the computer-animated Barnyard is that there have been too many similar movies already released this year, some of them...

4th August 2006 18:23



Movie Reviews: Talladega Nights

Critics are marveling at the product-placement tonnage displayed in Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby. The movie "may break new records for...

4th August 2006 18:23



Talladega Nights Revs Up For Big Opening

Daily Variety observed today (Friday) that although the summer's expensive "tentpole" films like Poseidon, Cars, Superman Returns, Miami Vice, and...

4th August 2006 18:23



Abc Says It Will Expand Internet Presence

ABC, which was the first network to offer free TV episodes on the Internet during a two-month test that ended in June, announced Thursday that it...

4th August 2006 18:23



Live-tv Website Debuts

A new live-TV website, featuring programming from numerous cable networks but also the programming of ABC and NBC as well, has quietly debuted. It...

4th August 2006 18:23


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