2nd October 2006

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Longoria Dumped Parker For Flirting

LATEST: DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA dumped boyfriend TONY PARKER after learning that he was getting close to a former girlfriend,...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Nas And Jay-z To Team Up Again

Hip-hop star NAS has vowed his surprise collaboration with JAY-Z on stage in London last week (27SEP06) won't be his last - he wants them to travel...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Dmx Performance Spawns 'Mini-riot'

A show by troubled rapper DMX sparked a "mini-riot" at New York's Back To School Jam this weekend (30SEP06) after a technical failure left him...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Mills Joins Celebrity Darfur Campaign

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's estranged wife HEATHER MILLS has added her voice to celebrity criticism of the genocide in Darfur. So far GEORGE CLOONEY and...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Chan Turns Down Rambo

JACKIE CHAN turned down the chance to appear in the next RAMBO movie but hasn't ruled out appearing alongside SYLVESTER STALLONE one day. The Hong...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Great White Victims' Relatives Protest 'Lenient' Sentence

LATEST: The families of the 100 people killed in a blaze at a GREAT WHITE gig in 2003 have expressed outrage at the lenient sentences handed out to...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Scissor Sisters Banned From Us Stores

Flamboyant New York group SCISSOR SISTERS have seen their latest album banned from music stores in the US after frontman JAKE SHEARS slammed their...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Daniel Smith Death Investigation Continues

LATEST: The investigation into the death of ANNA NICOLE SMITH's 20-year-old son DANIEL will continue following the release of the latest toxicology...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Scott's Abusive Streak Inspires Crowe

RUSSELL CROWE decided how to portray an Englishman living in rural France in new movie A GOOD LIFE when he saw British director RIDLEY SCOTT's...

2nd October 2006 0:00



A Chorus Line Dancers: 'We Signed Our Lives Away'

The dancers who inspired A CHORUS LINE are fuming because they won't receive royalties from the forthcoming Broadway revival of the musical. A...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Historians Blast Dunst's Marie Antoinette

Actress KIRSTEN DUNST has come under fire from historians for her "frightful" interpretation of tragic French queen MARIE ANTOINETTE. Dunst plays...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Catholic Church Slams 'Prejudiced' Bbc Documentary

A BBC documentary has been slammed by the Catholic Church as an "unwarranted, prejudiced attack on a revered world religious leader". SEX CRIMES AND...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Knight Still Bitter About Stevie Wonder's Song

Soul legend GLADYS KNIGHT is still bitter pal STEVIE WONDER didn't ask her to record UNTIL YOU COME BACK TO ME (THAT'S WHAT I'M GONNA DO) after she...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Charlotte Church Sexier Than Kate Moss

CHARLOTTE CHURCH has seen off catwalk beauties including KATE MOSS and LILY COLE to clinch top spot in a new poll of the best celebrity figures. The...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Jackson And Timberlake To Reunite?

Pop stars JANET JACKSON and JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE are planning to reunite on national TV for the first time since their disastrous performance at the...

2nd October 2006 0:00



East Of Bucharest Wins Best Film Award

Romanian director CORNELIU PORUMBOIU had double reason to celebrate this weekend (30SEP06) after his political film 12:08 EAST OF BUCHAREST clinched...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Cumming Risks Another Nervous Breakdown

ALAN CUMMING is terrified he'll suffer another nervous breakdown when he returns to the London stage this week (5OCT06) for the first time in twelve...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Carey Embarrassed By Glitter Performance

Popstar and aspiring actress MARIAH CAREY was thrilled when she found out the producer of her latest film missed her performance in the box-office...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Gladys Knight Befriended Tupac Before His Death

Slain rap star TUPAC SHAKUR found an unlikely soulmate in soul legend GLADYS KNIGHT in the months before his death after taking his mother and record...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Irwin's Advertisements Altered After Death

A commercial advertising CROCODILE HUNTER STEVE IRWIN's family wildlife park in Australia has been edited to remove a poignant comment from Irwin's...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Chan's Dream Dramatic Project Put On Hold

JACKIE CHAN's dream movie, about landmines in Cambodia, has been put on hold - so its director can produce the 2008 Olympic Games opening and closing...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Police Investigate Chair Assault At Dmx Gig

LATEST: A 29-year-old woman suffered a laceration to the head at a DMX concert in Uniondale, New York on Saturday (30SEP06), after being hit by a...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Cage Defends Son's Superhero Name

NICOLAS CAGE has defended the unusual name he gave his son - and predicts future parents will follow his lead. The CON AIR star has always been...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Moss And Doherty Planning Irish Wedding

KATE MOSS and PETE DOHERTY are planning to marry in Ireland and start a family soon, according to the manager of a Dublin venue they performed at...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Lil' Chris Celebrates Chart Success With New Wheels

Rock newcomer LIL' CHRIS has bought a moped to celebrate the chart success of his debut single CHECKIN' IT OUT. The 16-year-old singer, real name...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Vinne Jones Appeals Doping Verdict

Actor VINNIE JONES is demanding the prize money his greyhound won at the world's richest race - even though the dog proved positive for an illegal...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Megadeath Star Devoted To Yoga

MEGADEATH singer-guitarist DAVE MUSTAINE has shunned the hard-partying that goes with life on the road and devoted himself to his yoga practice. The...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Crowe Flies Across The World For Harris Statue Unveiling

Hollywood star RUSSELL CROWE has flown 17,000 kilometres (10,000 miles) from Australia to a small village in Ireland to attend the unveiling of a...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Kidman Helps Urban Pick Album Songs

NICOLE KIDMAN is already inspiring new husband KEITH URBAN musically - she drove him to record one of his favourite tunes. The Australian couple...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2200

DAVE MATTHEWS, STEEL PULSE, GOV'T MULE, JERRY LEE LEWIS, STEVE EARLE and ALLISON MOORER joined co-founders WILLIE NELSON, NEIL YOUNG and JOHN...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Clooney Intimidated By Blanchett's Talent

Oscar winner GEORGE CLOONEY has lavished praise on his co-star CATE BLANCHETT, insisting she is so talented he found her "intimidating" to work...

2nd October 2006 0:00



X Factor Filming Halted After Hurricane Strikes

British TV talent show THE X FACTOR had to halt filming in Miami, Florida, last week (ends01OCT06) when the area was hit by Hurricane Gordon. Judge...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Simmons' Hospital Room Funeral For Daughter

LATEST: RUN-DMC founder JOSEPH 'REV RUN' SIMMONS bid farewell to his dead baby daughter in a simple hospital room funeral, just hours after she...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Domingo Writes Opera Guide

Spanish singer PLACIDO DOMINGO is so desperate to boost the profile of opera, he is writing his own guide to the musical genre. The Three Tenors...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Geldof Defends 'Kiss And Tell' Autobiography

SIR BOB GELDOF has defended his sexual boasting in 1986 autobiography IS THAT IT?, insisting he only wrote it for the money. The former BOOMTOWN...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Skinner Desperate To Sign Dizzee Rascal

MIKE SKINNER is desperate to sign British rapper DIZZEE RASCAL to his own label The Beats - so he can make him a major star. THE STREETS frontman...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Aguilera Considers Movie Debut In Carmen Biopic

CHRISTINA AGUILERA is reportedly vying for the role of pin-up icon JEANNE CARMEN in a new biopic. Internet fansite jeannecarmen.com claims the pop...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Beckinsale Slams 'Shallow' Surgery

Hollywood beauty KATE BECKINSALE has ruled out ever undergoing plastic surgery, branding cosmetic procedures "shallow". The actress was recently...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Streep Desperate To Shake Off Priestly

MERYL STREEP was so desperate to shake off her bitchy character in new movie THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA, she'd put on her messiest clothes at the end of...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Chan Prefers Chinese Method Of Camera Testing

JACKIE CHAN prefers making movies in his native China when it comes to camera tests, because Hollywood directors spend a lot longer making sure...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Stewart Denies Hip Op

Domestic guru MARTHA STEWART has hit out at claims she's in need of a new hip. The lifestyle queen recently injured her joint and had gossip...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Britney: 'I Love Being Naked'

Pop princess BRITNEY SPEARS loves being naked - and frequently exposes her body to her family. The TOXIC singer recently posed nude on the cover of...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Stipe: 'I Wear Make-up To Hide Away'

MICHAEL STIPE uses his eccentric stage make-up as a mask because he's terrified of revealing his true personality. The REM frontman, famed for his...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2199

The editors of US magazine Interview are getting their money's worth of SIR ELTON JOHN this month - the regular contributor not only pens his own pop...

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3032

"I scrub up nicely... Maybe I'm not the prettiest BOND that's ever been, and maybe I'm not the suavest... (but) I've worked my butt off for this...

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3037

"Just before the Academy Awards, Robbins came over to me and said, 'If you win, you have to say, "Impeach Bush".'" GEORGE CLOONEY decided against...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2198

British royal ZARA PHILLIPS, the daughter of PRINCESS ANNE, has been crowned Equestrian of the Year. The 25-year-old was awarded the trophy on Friday...

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3036

"Everybody thinks it's easy to drive a vehicle like this. Like riding a bicycle, one has to learn how to properly drive a Segway. Even when a person...

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3031

"It's better to have someone who cheats than someone who doesn't flush the toilet." KILL BILL star UMA THURMAN on her hatred of nasty habits.

2nd October 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2201

Director OTTO PREMINGER's rarely seen 1959 classic PORGY AND BESS, which has never been released on video or DVD, is being screened at the Los...

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3033

"We're both gypsy kids." Country star KEITH URBAN insists he and new bride NICOLE KIDMAN are wanderers.

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3030

"He's fine and I've got him a MCDonald's." GEORGE MICHAEL's partner KENNY GOSS insists the singer is well following his police caution for drug...

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3034

I hated cued choreography and I hated cheerleaders. I thought they were disgusting." DEBORAH HARRY on her onstage dancing techniques.

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3035

"The first two takes, everything was cool, but by take 70 I was like, 'OK, am I doing something wrong? What's wrong with you?'" Rapper NE-YO found...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Carter: 'I Cheated On Paris With Ashlee'

Pop star NICK CARTER cheated on former girlfriend PARIS HILTON with her rival ASHLEE SIMPSON, after hearing rumours the socialite had been sleeping...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Elvis' One-night-stand With Monroe

Rock 'n' roll legend ELVIS PRESLEY had a one night stand with MARILYN MONROE, according to The King's former associate BYRON RAPHAEL. Raphael, who...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Burrell Laughs Off Hasselhoff 'Diana Flirtation'

DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES' former butler has slammed DAVID HASSELHOFF's claims of a flirtation with the tragic British royal. The former BAYWATCH...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Barrett Impressed By Religious Heder

Actress JACINDA BARRETT was stunned to find decency still exists in Hollywood on the set of new comedy SCHOOL FOR SCOUNDRELS - co-star JON HEDER...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Law: 'I've Faced Up To My Infidelity'

English actor JUDE LAW is finally "happy" with on/off girlfriend SIENNA MILLER after admitting he "f**ked up" when he cheated on her with his former...

2nd October 2006 0:00



George Michael 'Arrested'

British pop star GEORGE MICHAEL has been reportedly arrested after being found asleep at the wheel of his car in London in the early hours of Sunday...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Scissor Sisters' Rule UK Charts

New York pop group SCISSOR SISTERS continue their reign of the UK singles and album charts for a second week yesterday (01OCT06). The LAURA...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Sir Paul Awaiting Beatles Back Catalogue

Rock veteran SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY is hopeful he will regain the rights to THE BEATLES hits in 10 years, because copyright laws mean he will regain what...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Beckham Vows No Singing Or Acting

Former SPICE GIRL VICTORIA BECKHAM has vowed she will never sing again and has laughed off reports she will attempt an acting career. After the girl...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Coltrane Defends Cracker

Scottish actor ROBBIE COLTRANE has defended the latest series of CRACKER, after US critics complained the crime drama paints an unfair portrayal of...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Lee's Prayers In The Princess Room Helped Sick Guitarist

EVANESCENCE star AMY LEE staged a late-night vigil in her pink "princess room" when guitarist TERRY BALSAMO suffered a stroke last year (05). ...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Jamelia To Wed Next Year

British pop beauty JAMELIA is to wed her soccer star boyfriend DARREN BYFIELD next year (07). The THANK YOU singer, 25, has been dating Millwall...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Simpson Sleeps On The Floor To Combat Insomnia

Pop star/actress JESSICA SIMPSON has discovered a way to combat insomnia - she sleeps on the floor. The singer has found herself lying awake for...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Twin Peaks Star Fenn Sued By Former Landlords

TWIN PEAKS star SHERILYN FENN is being sued for alleged failure to pay rent on her Hollywood home. The actress, who once dated JOHNNY DEPP, is being...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Dylan Visits Stewart At Wrong Address

BOB DYLAN once shocked a man named DAVE when he visited his home, thinking it belonged to his famous friend DAVE STEWART. The American singer had...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Stewart Celebrates 15 Years In Magazine Publishing

Lifestyle queen MARTHA STEWART partied with 2,000 fans to mark the 15th anniversary of her Martha Stewart Living magazine on Saturday (30SEP06). The...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Law Bemused By 'Golden Boy' Image

British actor JUDE LAW has laughed off reports his affair with his children's nanny shattered his 'golden boy' image, insisting he never sought to...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Longoria Finds Squatters In Her New Home

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA was stunned to find a squatter living in her brand new Hollywood mansion when she recently took her mother to...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Aaron Wants Love Tokens Back From Peniche

US pop star AARON CARTER wants his ex-fiancee KARI ANN PENICHE to hand back $10,000 (GBP5,500) earrings he bought her during their nine-day...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Blunt Tops Funeral Poll

English singer/songwriter JAMES BLUNT's hit GOODBYE MY LOVER is the most popular song at funerals, according to a new poll. The star's third single...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Mccarthy Covers Up In The Bedroom

Funnyman JIM CARREY will never see his Playboy Playmate girlfriend JENNY MCCARTHY truly naked - because she'll never go to bed without a bra on. The...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Jamelia Embarrassed By Campbell

British pop star JAMELIA was embarrassed when she met NAOMI CAMPBELL, because the supermodel pronounced her name wrongly. Jamelia stepped in as a...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Spacey Gave Blair Speaking Tips

Oscar winner KEVIN SPACEY has reportedly given British Prime Minister TONY BLAIR public speaking advice. The AMERICAN BEAUTY actor apparently...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Williams' 'Wake-up Call' From Gibson

Troubled actor ROBIN WILLIAMS was inspired to check into rehab when he saw how graciously MEL GIBSON sought help after his drink-fuelled fall from...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Pussycat Dolls Slam Split Reports

Sexy pop six-piece THE PUSSYCAT DOLLS has slammed reports they are on the verge of splitting up. The American group, who derived from the Los...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Blade Tv Series Cancelled

The TV series spin-off to the BLADE franchise is officially a flop - the vampire-hunting action series has been cancelled in America. According to...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Freeman Was After Oscars Failure Record When He Won

MORGAN FREEMAN was hoping he wouldn't win his first Oscar last year (05) for his role in MILLION DOLLAR BABY - because he had his eye on one of the...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Piper: 'I Ate Tissues'

LATEST: DOCTOR WHO star BILLIE PIPER was so desperate to stay skinny at the height of her anorexia battle, she forced herself to eat tissues. Last...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Barton Admires Blanchett

Former THE OC star MISCHA BARTON dreams of being a respected actress like CATE BLANCHETT. Since leaving The OC earlier this year (06), the...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Hasselhoff Inspired By Suicidal Teen

DAVID HASSELHOFF was inspired to overcome his battle with alcohol after meeting a troubled teenager who had killed a woman in a car accident. The...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Sheen Djs For National Geographic

Hollywood legend MARTIN SHEEN has been showing off a secret skill on the National Geographic's music website - DJing. The WEST WING actor, 66, took...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Jamelia Scared Of Surgery

British pop star JAMELIA is terrified of cosmetic surgery and is determined to age gracefully. The THANK YOU singer is happy with her body after...

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3027

"This is the first album homeboy here's done single... Some of the lyrics that I've written on this album, I would not have written if I were...

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3024

"HEIDI KLUM is an alien. She was on the catwalk in a bikini a week after giving birth." British pop star JAMELIA is stunned at how quickly...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2197

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA is opening a Tex-Mex restaurant in Los Angeles to highlight the cuisine of her native Texas.

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3025

"I'm older and wiser and we do it slowly now... When you're 19 to 35, everything's in a hurry. ALL NIGHT LONG is down to a fierce half hour." Soul...

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3026

"I would be happy not having an orgasm if the emotional bond and connection was there for the rest of my life. Women will be faking it until we are...

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3029

"I can blow off someone's head at close range and splatter blood, but I can't light a good Cuban (cigar)." DANIEL CRAIG on the restrictions of...

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3028

"I stuttered as a kid but I think it was because I had too much in my head... Too much to sort." JESSICA SIMPSON's brain is very busy.

2nd October 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2196

MISS CZECH REPUBLIC TATANA KUCHAROVA was crowned MISS WORLD 2006 in Warsaw, Poland on Saturday night (30SEP06).

2nd October 2006 0:00



The Game Appeals To 50 Cent To End Feud

Rapper THE GAME urged 50 CENT to end their long-standing rift, during a radio interview in New York last Friday (29SEP06). The two hip-hop stars...

2nd October 2006 0:00



Robbie's Health Concerning Father

ROBBIE WILLIAMS' father is incredibly concerned about his pop star son, claiming the singer is so exhausted he "doesn't know where he is going". The...

2nd October 2006 7:54


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