14th August 2007

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Chicken Pox Calls Off Wilco Shows

Rockers WILCO have been forced to postpone two concerts because guitarist NELS CLINE is suffering from chicken pox. The 51-year-old's illness means...

14th August 2007 2:03



Van Halen Announce Reunion Tour, Plan New Album

VAN HALEN will tour North America with singer DAVID LEE ROTH for the first time since 1985, it was confirmed at a Los Angeles press conference on...

14th August 2007 2:03



Walsh Slams Spice Girls

Irish pop mogul LOUIS WALSH has slammed the recent reunion of '90s pop act the SPICE GIRLS, declaring the five-piece are "past their sell-by date". ...

14th August 2007 2:03



The Things They Say 5374

"WILLIE NELSON's the one who told me the reason it costs so much to get divorced is because it's worth it." Country legend MERLE HAGGARD remembers...

14th August 2007 2:03



Musicians Flock To Record Dylan Covers For Soundtrack

EDDIE VEDDER, SONIC YOUTH, JACK JOHNSON and WILLIE NELSON are among the stars who have contributed covers of BOB DYLAN songs for a new movie centred...

14th August 2007 2:03



Taylor Joins Mccartney + Mitchell At Starbucks

JAMES TAYLOR is the latest veteran musician to sign an album distribution deal with coffee giant Starbucks. Taylor will follow in the footsteps of...

14th August 2007 2:03



Timberlake Under 'Gag Order' From Madonna

Pop superstar MADONNA has banned JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE from revealing details of their recent collaboration. The pair recorded a top secret duet, which...

14th August 2007 2:03



Brit Presenter Evans Weds

British TV and radio personality CHRIS EVANS has married for the third time - to golf professional NATASHA SHISHMANIAN. The BBC Radio 2 host has...

14th August 2007 2:03



Socialite Astor Dies

New York socialite BROOKE ASTOR died of pneumonia on Monday (13Aug07). She was 105. The real estate heiress passed away at 2pm at her New York home,...

14th August 2007 2:03



Video Of Garrett 'Hitting' Paparazzi Camera Online

Footage of American actor BRAD GARRETT apparently hitting a camera out of a photographer's hand is being streamed online. The Everybody Loves...

14th August 2007 2:03



Farrell Denies Pregnancy Reports

Irish actor COLIN FARRELL has dismissed reports his medical student girlfriend is pregnant with his child. The 31-year-old Alexander star, has been...

14th August 2007 2:03



Prince Harry's Girlfriend Moving To England

British royal PRINCE HARRY's girlfriend CHELSY DAVY is moving from South Africa to study in England. The Zimbabwean student, 21, has just completed...

14th August 2007 2:03



Mantegna Fills Patinkin Gap On Criminal Minds

Actor JOE MANTEGNA has joined the cast of CRIMINAL MINDS, just weeks after MANDY PATINKIN quit the U.S. TV drama. Patinkin left Criminal Minds after...

14th August 2007 2:03



Minogue Embarrassed By Lapdancer Shame

Australian pop star DANNII MINOGUE was mortified when a British newspaper published photographs of her enjoying a performance by a female lapdancer...

14th August 2007 7:09



Hard-fi Rescue Manager

British rockers HARD-FI have been hailed heroes after rescuing their manager WARREN CLARKE from a beating by over-zealous nightclub bouncers in...

14th August 2007 7:09



Jackson Misses Nephew's Wedding

Reclusive pop legend MICHAEL JACKSON upset his brother TITO after missing the wedding of his nephew TITO JNR. 3T singer Tito Jnr married his fiancee...

14th August 2007 7:09



George Michael Starts Community Service

British pop star GEORGE MICHAEL has started his 100 hours of community service following his May (07) conviction for driving while unfit. The former...

14th August 2007 7:09



Jolie-pitts To Adopt Second African Girl?

Hollywood couple ANGELINA JOLIE and BRAD PITT are planning to adopt a fourth child from Africa, according to British newspaper reports. The Daily...

14th August 2007 7:09



Stars To Judge Songwriting Competition

A galaxy of legendary musicians including BRIAN WILSON, TOM WAITS, RAY DAVIES, NELLY FURTADO, JERRY LEE LEWIS, LORETTA LYNN and FRANK BLACK are the...

14th August 2007 7:09



Melua's Lift Trouble

British singer/songwriter KATIE MELUA was trapped in a lift for 30 minutes while filming her latest video. The Closest Thing To Crazy hitmaker, 22,...

14th August 2007 7:09



Kanye Not Amused By Princes' Bling Jokes

Hip-hop star KANYE WEST had to hold his tongue when British royals PRINCES WILLIAM and HARRY started discussing 'bling' with him. West has publicly...

14th August 2007 7:09



Hill Dismisses Wild Lecherous Persona

Actor JONAH HILL has played down his reputation as a lecherous male, insisting he'd rather settle down than play the field. The single 23-year-old...

14th August 2007 7:09



Harris Defends Naturally Skinny Starlets

British actress NAOMIE HARRIS has leaped to the defence of her fellow slender stars such as KEIRA KNIGHTLEY, insisting their naturally skinny frames...

14th August 2007 7:09



Parker Almost Backed Out Of Snake Poster Shoot

Actress MARY-LOUISE PARKER was happy to be photographed naked for a promotional campaign for U.S. TV show WEEDS, but almost backed out of the shoot...

14th August 2007 7:09



Crowe Linked To Star Trek

Antipodean actor RUSSELL CROWE is the latest famous face to be linked to the upcoming STAR TREK movie. In recent weeks, internet reports have...

14th August 2007 7:09



Rowling Drops Damages Claim Against Potter Pirate

Author J.K. ROWLING has declined to seek damages from a French teenager who translated the latest HARRY POTTER novel and posted it online. A...

14th August 2007 7:09



Elizabeth Set For Cookery Show

AMERICAN PIE beauty SHANNON ELIZABETH is set to star in British reality TV show HELL'S KITCHEN. The actress, 33, will join British soap stars Adele...

14th August 2007 7:09



Fascinating Fact 3747

ORLANDO BLOOM has been voted the Most Desirable British Man in a poll by the readers of the British edition of Cosmopolitan magazine.

14th August 2007 7:09



Posh's "Totally Major" Fashion Project

Victoria Beckham is set to begin work on a new fashion project in which she will be creating denim garments, according to her website.The diva, who...

14th August 2007 7:35



Housemates Mince No Words In Honesty Task

After 76 days of getting to know each other, Big Brother asked the housemates to reveal what they most disliked about one other contestant.The...

14th August 2007 7:46



Celebrities To Gather At Reid Funeral

TV stars and other celebrities are set to gather at the funeral of former EastEnders actor Mike Reid in Essex today.The 67-year-old comedian and...

14th August 2007 11:17



Lily Snubs Cheeky Monkey

ARCTIC MONKEYS singer ALEX TURNER has been sending saucy text messages to LILY ALLEN, according to the Daily Mirror.The paper claims the young singer...

14th August 2007 11:39



Scorsese's Stones Doc Put Back

Martin Scorsese's hotly-tipped documentary about the Rolling Stones has had its release date put back to next April for promotional reasons.Shine a...

14th August 2007 11:56



Jessica Simpson Plans To Adopt

JESSICA SIMPSON plans to adopt a child from a Mexican orphanage she has been visiting since she was a teenager. The actress/singer made regular...

14th August 2007 12:16



Fats Domino 'Reunited' With Gold Records

FATS DOMINO was overjoyed after he received reproductions of 20 gold records he lost when Hurricane Katrina ravaged his home in 2005. The Ain't That...

14th August 2007 12:16



Clarkson's Mother Testifies In Spector Trial

LATEST: Music producer PHIL SPECTOR's murder trial has heard evidence from the mother of late actress LANA CLARKSON. Spector is accused of the fatal...

14th August 2007 12:16



Winehouse Enters U.s. Rehab Clinic?

Troubled singer AMY WINEHOUSE has fled to the U.S. with husband BLAKE FIELDER-CIVIL to seek help for drug addiction, according to British tabloid...

14th August 2007 12:16



Cowell Reveals Reality Show Fear

Acid-tongued music mogul SIMON COWELL is so terrified of wannabes' mums he locks himself in his dressing room after auditions. The American Idol...

14th August 2007 12:16



Shaw Has Surgery To Correct Feet

Shoeless singer SANDIE SHAW has undergone corrective surgery to beautify her unsightly feet. The Puppet on a String hitmaker confesses she has...

14th August 2007 12:16



Editors Star Fears Terror Attack

EDITORS guitarist CHRIS URBONOWICZ is so scared of the constant terror threat posed to the U.K, he has become a recluse. The British rocker admits...

14th August 2007 12:16



Common Visits Jolie And Freeman On Set

Hip-hop star COMMON performed a personalised rap for ANGELINA JOLIE and MORGAN FREEMAN on the set of their upcoming movie WANTED. The rapper - real...

14th August 2007 12:16



Cattrall Blasted For Acting Skills

KIM CATTRALL was once criticised for her "lack of talent" while appearing as a naked hostage in the 1975 movie ROSEBUD. The actress, who often...

14th August 2007 12:16



Gibson Meets Guatemala President

Hollywood star MEL GIBSON met Guatemala's President in the hope of filming a Mayan archaeological site in the country. The director talked to...

14th August 2007 12:16



Kitaen Sues Ex For Fraud

Actress JULIE 'TAWNY' KITAEN is suing her ex, PHILIP CYBURT, for stealing more than $3 million (GBP1.5 million) from her during their four-year...

14th August 2007 12:16



Francis Blasts Hefner For Lack Of Support

LATEST: GIRLS GONE WILD creator JOE FRANCIS has slammed HUGH HEFNER for failing to support him after he was jailed for filming underage girls in...

14th August 2007 12:16



Oka: 'Hiro Almost Wasn't A Hero'

Actor MASI OKA is grateful for picking up a prestigious award for his role in the hit show HEROES, because he almost missed out on the part. The...

14th August 2007 12:16



Branson Attacks Tv Host

Virgin boss RICHARD BRANSON threw a glass of water over U.S TV host STEPHEN COLBERT after he was banned from talking about his new budget airline. ...

14th August 2007 12:16



D'amore To Wed Ross

Model/actress CAROLINE D'AMORE is to wed filmmaker MATTHEW ROSS after a year-long courtship. D'Amore, 23, accepted Ross' proposal earlier this month...

14th August 2007 12:16



Rumer Wants To Sing

BRUCE WILLIS and DEMI MOORE's 18-year-old daughter RUMER is planning to launch a singing career. Rumer already has a burgeoning acting career, after...

14th August 2007 12:16



Bollywood Star Blasts Reshoot Rumours

Bollywood director SHIMIT AMIN has blasted rumours his latest film was plagued by reshoots. Chak De India has received rave reviews since the movie...

14th August 2007 12:16



Van Halen Plot Live Return

US rock band Van Halen have unveiled details of their first tour with original lead singer David Lee Roth for 22 years.The band announced their...

14th August 2007 12:18



Channel 4 To Follow-up Cold Turkey

Channel 4 is set to produce a follow-up to the controversial reality show Going Cold Turkey.The programme, shown on the channel last year, followed...

14th August 2007 14:46



Fats Domino Gets New Gold Discs

Legendary blues artist Fats Domino has received duplicates of his gold records that were lost or destroyed in Hurricane Katrina.The 79-year-old...

14th August 2007 14:46



Primal Scream To Unveil New Material At V

Primal Scream, headliners of the JJB/Puma Arena at V Festival this weekend, have said they may debut new material during their set.Speaking to the...

14th August 2007 14:46



Oliver Gets Stint On Richard And Judy

Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has landed a weekly slot on the Channel 4 daytime Richard and Judy.The star will be cooking up recipes from his new book,...

14th August 2007 15:38



Winehouse Expected Back At Work This Weekend

LATEST: Troubled singer AMY WINEHOUSE is expected back at work on Saturday (18Aug07), despite cancelling a string of gigs to recover from last week's...

14th August 2007 16:20



Coxon Stalker Cautioned

Former BLUR guitarist GRAHAM COXON's alleged stalker has been cautioned by police. The Song 2 hitmaker's country house in Kent, England was trashed...

14th August 2007 16:20



Montgomery Sued For Slander

Country music star JOHN MICHAEL MONTGOMERY has been sued for slander by a police officer who arrested him for driving under the influence (DUI). ...

14th August 2007 16:20



Jackson 5 Suspect Pleads Guilty

A suspect in the death of former JACKSON 5 drummer JOHNNY JACKSON has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter. Yolanda Davis fatally stabbed...

14th August 2007 16:20



Beckham Gushes About L.a.

SPICE GIRLS star VICTORIA BECKHAM is living the American dream, according to her first internet blog since settling down in Los Angeles with her...

14th August 2007 16:20



Harvey + Hylton Expecting A Baby

British rapper MICHAEL JUNIOR 'MC' HARVEY and singer JAVINE HYLTON are expecting their first child together. Hylton - who represented the U.K in the...

14th August 2007 16:20



Elvis Piano To Be Auctioned For $2 Million

A piano belonging to music superstar ELVIS PRESLEY is expected to fetch $2 million (GBP1 million) at an auction. The white Knabe baby grand is under...

14th August 2007 16:20



Wu-tang Clan Rework The Beatles

Rap supergroup the WU-TANG CLAN are giving the BEATLES an urban twist by reworking the Fab Four's WHILE MY GUITAR GENTLY WEEPS with GEORGE HARRISON's...

14th August 2007 16:20



Pressly Won't Turn For Jolie

Actress JAIME PRESSLY is so stuck on men even sexy star ANGELINA JOLIE fails to tempt her. The My Name is Earl beauty admits she finds it easy to...

14th August 2007 16:20



Knightley Poses For Chanel

KEIRA KNIGHTLEY's role in the romantic movie PRIDE + PREJUDICE has inspired a new campaign for French fashion house Chanel. The actress poses with a...

14th August 2007 16:20



Dicaprio Defends 'Hopeful' Documentary

Crusading Hollywood star LEONARDO DiCAPRIO has defended his new documentary from critics' charges it's too quick to come up with solutions to...

14th August 2007 16:20



Coreys Reteam For Lost Boys Sequel

COREY HAIM and COREY FELDMAN are to reprise their LOST BOYS roles for a sequel to the 1987 movie. The child star duo will team up with Kiefer...

14th August 2007 16:20



Simpson's Book To Be Published

LATEST: O.J. SIMPSON's hypothetical account of killing his ex-wife NICOLE BROWN and her friend RON GOLDMAN will be printed by a New York publisher. ...

14th August 2007 16:20



Fascinating Fact 3749

SIMON COWELL's U.S. reality TV hit AMERICA'S GOT TALENT has been sold to 80 countries around the world.

14th August 2007 16:20



Sopranos Star Launches Cue Line

Former THE SOPRANOS star JOSEPH R. GANNASCOLI is cashing in on his TV fame by marketing a new pool cue under his 'whacked' character's moniker. ...

14th August 2007 16:20



Osbourne's Space Dream

JACK OSBOURNE is appealing for a TV company to fund a $400,000 (GBP200,000) spaceflight after confessing he's unwilling to spend his own money. The...

14th August 2007 16:20



Fascinating Fact 3748

Oscar winner ANJELICA HUSTON will guest star for six episodes of U.S. drama MEDIUM.

14th August 2007 16:20



Suri Cruise To Front Baby Gap?

SURI CRUISE is to become a star in her own right after she was signed as the new face of Baby Gap, according to reports. Proud parents Tom Cruise...

14th August 2007 16:20



F1 Lewis' Holiday Girl Unveiled

Formula One ace LEWIS HAMILTON has been seeing the daughter of his team McLaren boss Mansour Ojjeh, according to reports.The motor racing sensation...

14th August 2007 16:33



Food Debate Sparks Feud In Bb House

Food is causing tension and arguments in the Big Brother house, particularly among Carole and the male housemates.Carole has installed herself as the...

14th August 2007 16:55



Spears' Bodyguard Served With Subpoena

BRITNEY SPEARS' bodyguard has been served with legal papers as part of her current custody battle with ex-husband KEVIN FEDERLINE. Daimon Shippen...

14th August 2007 19:23



Bertinelli Vows To Keep A Close Eye On Son's Touring Life

EDDIE VAN HALEN's teenage son WOLFGANG won't be experiencing the rock and roll life when he hits the road with his father - his mother has vowed to...

14th August 2007 19:23



Pavarotti Well Again - And Heading Back To Work

LATEST: Tenor LUCIANO PAVAROTTI is on his way out of hospital - and he's heading back to work straight away. The 71-year-old has been undergoing...

14th August 2007 19:23



Jackson Sued By Sheik Benefactor

Troubled pop star MICHAEL JACKSON has been sued for breach of contract by the man who housed him after his 2005 child molestation trial. The...

14th August 2007 19:23



Osmonds Reunite After 25 Years

Musical siblings THE OSMONDS staged an "emotional" reunion for the first time in 25 years in Las Vegas on Monday (13Aug07). The seventies pop stars...

14th August 2007 19:23



Schwimmer's Rape Appeal

American actor DAVID SCHWIMMER has launched an impassioned appeal to warn women of the rape dangers of binge drinking. The 40-year-old star, who is...

14th August 2007 19:23



Rumer's Raunchy Photo Surfaces On Internet

RUMER WILLIS has been left red-faced after steamy photos of her in a naked photoshoot appeared on the internet. Bruce Willis and Demi Moore's...

14th August 2007 19:23



Snoop Dogg To Headline At Erotic Awards

Rapper SNOOP DOGG is getting raunchy again to headline the 28th Annual The Exotic Erotic Expo. The hip-hop star will appear at the two day event...

14th August 2007 19:23



Jack Blasts Kelly's Taste In Men

KELLY OSBOURNE's boyfriends face a tough task convincing her family they're suitable - brother JACK thinks they're all "scumbags". The reality TV...

14th August 2007 19:23



The Streets' Drug Request

THE STREETS star MIKE SKINNER has launched a controversial drug-based competition to give one lucky fan the chance to appear alongside him onstage. ...

14th August 2007 19:23



Rush Hour Tops U.k Box Office

BRETT RATNER's new movie RUSH HOUR 3 has raced to the top the U.K and Ireland box office. The action adventure, which stars Jackie Chan and Chris...

14th August 2007 19:23



Imus Plans Radio Comeback

LATEST: Shamed broadcaster DON IMUS is planning a radio comeback after reaching a settlement over his multimillion-dollar contract with CBS. Imus...

14th August 2007 19:23



Schwimmer Rules Out Friends Reunion

DAVID SCHWIMMER has disappointed hoards of FRIENDS fans by categorically ruling out an imminent reunion. The hit series ended in 2004 but fans have...

14th August 2007 19:23



Stewart And Colbert Called To Give Evidence In Youtube Lawsuit

Talk show hosts JON STEWART and STEPHEN COLBERT have been called to give evidence as file-sharing website YouTube fight against a $1 billion (GBP500...

14th August 2007 19:23



The Things They Say 5376

"I've worked very hard, to portray a very polite boring person." Oscar-winning actor MATT DAMON reveals his secret to avoiding the paparazzi.

14th August 2007 19:23



The Things They Say 5375

"If THE X-FILES had been on a different network, Mulder and Scully probably would have had sex right away and then the show wouldn't have lasted as...

14th August 2007 19:23



Dunst's Flying Fears

KIRSTEN DUNST has some helpful advice for fans who fear flying - pack headphones. The Hollywood actress admits she's terrified of aeroplanes, but...

14th August 2007 19:23



Glaad Decries Ad's Dirty Pool

It was one thing for the character played by Joseph R. Gannascoli to be beaten to death with pool cues and sodomized with one on The Sopranos after...

14th August 2007 19:31



Adelphia's Rigases Begin Serving Time

Eighty-two-year-old John Rigas, once among the most powerful cable-TV executives in the country, and his son Timothy, 51, entered a North Carolina...

14th August 2007 19:31



Miss America To Limp Onto Tlc

It hardly seems like the sort of fare you'd generally find on what was once called The Learning Channel and is now referred to simply as TLC, but the...

14th August 2007 19:31



Football At The Stadium -- With All The Niceties Of Tv

Fans actually attending some National Football League games next season will be able to access most of the game information that they would get if...

14th August 2007 19:31



Traffic Slows For Rush Hour 3

Ordinarily a film that grosses $49.1 million in its opening weekend is considered a probable moneymsker, but some box-office analysts are suggesting...

14th August 2007 19:31



Sportswriters Exchange Pens For Cameras

In the past few years newspaper sportswriters have made a steady migration to cable television, Washington Post sports columnist Norman Chad...

14th August 2007 19:31



Idol Flops Off Broadway

American Idol has proved to be less of a hit off Broadway than it was on television. Idol: The Musical closed one day after it opened "due to a lack...

14th August 2007 19:31



Manchester, England Aims To Become New Hollywood

A group of filmmakers in Manchester, England say that want to turn Britain's second-largest city into "a whole little Hollywood." According to the...

14th August 2007 19:31



Dicaprio Finds "Secret" To Becoming Paparazzi-proof

Leonardo DiCaprio says he has found "the secret" to turning away the paparazzi and staying out of the tabloids: make a documentary about global...

14th August 2007 19:31



Interactive Features To Enhance Disney's Cars

Disney is touting its November 6 Blu-ray DVD release of Pixar's Cars as the "High-Definition Event of the Year," with plans to include several...

14th August 2007 19:31



Ronnie Spector Joins Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy Camp

THE RONETTES star RONNIE SPECTOR will act as counsellor at the 2007 Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy Camp in New York, scheduled to start later this month...

14th August 2007 22:25



West, Williams + Fiasco Eye Supergroup Album

KANYE WEST, PHARRELL WILLIAMS and LUPE FIASCO are planning to turn their one-off collaboration as hip-hop supergroup CRS (CHILD REBEL SOLDIERS) into...

14th August 2007 22:25



Wood: 'Making Love With Manson In Raining Blood Was So Romantic'

MARILYN MANSON's girlfriend EVAN RACHEL WOOD has described making love to the rocker while it rained 'blood' on the set of music video Heart-Shaped...

14th August 2007 22:25



Umbrella Keeps Rihanna The Reigning Queen Of Europe

RIHANNA is enjoying a ninth successive week as queen of the European singles chart in a top five that remains unchanged from last week. The R+B...

14th August 2007 22:25



Bennett + Wonder To Team Up For Duets Album

Legendary musicians TONY BENNETT and STEVIE WONDER are teaming up to record an entire album together, following the success of their recent Grammy...

14th August 2007 22:25



Fascinating Fact 3750

Soul star BRIAN MCKNIGHT will join the cast of Broadway stage musical CHICAGO in New York between 8 October and 18 November (07).

14th August 2007 22:25



Hilton Mansion Sells In Just 10 Days

Reality TV star PARIS HILTON has sold her Hollywood mansion for $4.25 (GBP2.13 million) - just 10 days after it went on the market. The troubled...

14th August 2007 22:25



Rhames Clears Dogs Before Officials

Actor VING RHAMES has spoken of his relief that his dogs were not responsible for the death of a caretaker at his California home earlier this month...

14th August 2007 22:25



Lohan Sued For Assault + Negligence

LINDSAY LOHAN is being sued for assault and negligence by a woman who was a passenger in a car the troubled actress allegedly chased while under the...

14th August 2007 22:25



Dirty Dancing Musical Set For Chicago

The stage musical version of DIRTY DANCING will arrive in the U.S. next year (08). The musical production of the cult 1987 movie, which starred...

14th August 2007 22:25



Fascinating Fact 3751

Former FRIENDS star JENNIFER ANISTON will screen her directorial debut ROOM 10 at the Palm Springs International Festival Of Short Films, which...

14th August 2007 22:25



Wonder Years Star Mckellar Turns Maths Teacher

Former THE WONDER YEARS star DANICA MCKELLAR has turned teacher, after writing a book encouraging teenage girls to take up maths. MCKellar is best...

14th August 2007 22:25



Spelling Surprised By Guests' Willingness To Be Filmed

Former BEVERLY HILLS, 90210 star TORI SPELLING is amazed that not one person staying at her new guest house has asked for the cameras shooting her...

14th August 2007 22:25



Fascinating Fact 3752

Movie bosses are planning a remake of BRUCE LEE's 1973 classic martial arts movie ENTER THE DRAGON, to be directed by THE SHIELD's executive producer...

14th August 2007 22:25


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