8th August 2008

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Dushku Upsets Animal Lovers With Hunting Boasts

Former BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER star ELIZA DUSHKU has upset animal rights activists in America after revealing she hunts elk and deer. The actress...

8th August 2008 1:39



Ice Cube Set For Kotter Movie

Rapper-turned-actor ICE CUBE is planning to co-produce and star in a movie adaptation of beloved 1970s sitcom WELCOME BACK, KOTTER. The show ran...

8th August 2008 1:39



Stockdale To Continue With Wolfmother

LATEST: WOLFMOTHER frontman ANDREW STOCKDALE has pledged to continue with the band, despite losing bandmates CHRIS ROSS and MYLES HESKETT. The pair...

8th August 2008 1:39



Medical Issues Force Flouride Out Of The Dead Kennedys

DEAD KENNEDYS punk icon KLAUS FLOURIDE has quit the group due to medical issues. The rocker has announced he will no longer perform with the U.S....

8th August 2008 1:39



Milian Sues Over Dip It Low Controversy

Pop star CHRISTINA MILIAN is suing the producer behind her 2003 hit DIP IT LOW, claiming he lied about a sample he used for the track. Milian...

8th August 2008 1:39



Strokes Star Engaged To Model?

THE STROKES star ALBERT HAMMOND JR. has reportedly proposed to British model AGYNESS DEYN. The couple has been dating since the beginning of the...

8th August 2008 1:39



Conrad Stuns Cancer Sufferer With Surfboard

THE HILLS star LAUREN CONRAD has been hailed a saint by a teenage cancer sufferer after the reality TV star handed over $10,000 (GBP5,000) and her...

8th August 2008 1:39



Jaime King Sues Neighbours

Model/actress JAIME KING and her husband KYLE NEWMAN are suing their Beverly Hills, California neighbours over alleged illegal construction work. In...

8th August 2008 1:39



Blonsky's Dad Due In Court

LATEST: HAIRSPRAY star NIKKI BLONSKY's father will appear in a Turks and Caicos court on Friday (08Aug08) to face grievous bodily harm charges...

8th August 2008 1:39



Wilsons' Dad Brought Python To The U.s.

Acting brothers OWEN and LUKE WILSON's TV mogul dad is responsible for introducing American television viewers to British comedy troupe MONTY...

8th August 2008 1:39



Jones Supports 'Celibate' Best

Soccer star-turned-actor VINNIE JONES is offering his support to CALUM BEST - as the party-loving model has taken a 50-day vow of celibacy as part of...

8th August 2008 1:39



Dirty Dancing Repackaged For Girls' Night In

PATRICK SWAYZE's cult movie DIRTY DANCING is set for a Christmas (08) makeover - as part of a limited edition package aimed at pyjama parties and...

8th August 2008 1:39



Lively's Clumsy On-set Experience

Clumsy BLAKE LIVELY caused all sorts of problems on the set of movie sequel THE SISTERHOOD OF THE TRAVELING PANTS 2 - by crashing a moped and...

8th August 2008 1:39



Garner's Daughter Collects Book Advice For Women

Movie star JAMES GARNER's author daughter GIGI has collected health, beauty and career tips from Hollywood's biggest divas for a new book. Girl Talk...

8th August 2008 1:39



Wagner Recounts Wood's Death In New Memoir

Actor ROBERT WAGNER has recounted the tragic death of his wife NATALIE WOOD in a new autobiography. In Pieces of My Life, the 78-year-old former...

8th August 2008 1:39



Dushku Selecting Friends For Luxury Mustique Vacation

ELIZA DUSHKU's friends are on their best behaviour after the actress and her boyfriend won a seven-night stay in the West Indies at a recent charity...

8th August 2008 1:39



Fascinating Fact 5767

U.S. teen sensation DEMI LOVATO's sister, MADISON, has been cast to play EVA LONGORIA PARKER's daughter in the upcoming season of DESPERATE...

8th August 2008 1:39



Candy Spelling To Pen Memoirs

TORI SPELLING's mother CANDY is to reveal all about her lavish life as late TV mogul AARON SPELLING's wife in a new book. The socialite insists she...

8th August 2008 1:39



Cooper Rocks On With Broken Rib + Ligament Damage

The show must go on for rocker ALICE COOPER, who is battling through concerts on his Psycho-Drama tour with a broken rib and ligament damage. Cooper...

8th August 2008 7:14



Akon Fan-throwing Case Postponed

LATEST: AKON's court date to face misdemeanour endangerment and harassment charges in relation to a "fan-throwing" incident has been postponed until...

8th August 2008 7:14



Report: Jewel Marries In Secret Ceremony

Singer JEWEL has married her longterm boyfriend TY MURRAY in a secret ceremony in the Bahamas. The 34-year-old exchanged vows with the former rodeo...

8th August 2008 7:14



Albarn Demands Music Education In Schools

Former BLUR frontman DAMON ALBARN has called upon the British government to force children to be taught music in school - to encourage the next...

8th August 2008 7:14



Stewart's Rude Pranks On Mcfly

Scottish rocker ROD STEWART has a penchant for playing rude pranks, according to British boyband MCFLY. Stewart once offered the pop group a trip on...

8th August 2008 7:14



Jones Plots Duffy Duet

Music legend SIR TOM JONES is determined to record a duet with fellow Welsh pop star DUFFY - just weeks after the singers were forced to deny they...

8th August 2008 7:14



Sick Rimes Pulls Out Of Shows

Tonsillitis has forced country star LeANN RIMES to scrap a pair of shows in Illinois and Minnesota. The singer's vocal cords are inflamed, according...

8th August 2008 7:14



The Things They Say 9128

"I just think it's really a part of your life that you gotta keep to yourself. You have to have something sacred to you and the people around you. I...

8th August 2008 7:14



Fans Trapped At Zutons Gig

British rockers THE ZUTONS came to the rescue of a group of fans who became trapped in an elevator at one of their gigs. The Liverpool,...

8th August 2008 7:14



Grammer + Costner Sued Over Swing Vote Script

A screenwriter is suing Hollywood actors KELSEY GRAMMER and KEVIN COSTNER - alleging the script for their new movie SWING VOTE was based on his...

8th August 2008 7:14



Fascinating Fact 5769

OASIS star LIAM GALLAGHER has written a tribute to JOHN LENNON for the band's new album. The singer is a lifelong fan of the late BEATLE - even...

8th August 2008 7:14



Fascinating Fact 5768

BEYONCE KNOWLES has displayed her wedding band in public for the first time - four months after she married SHAWN 'JAY-Z ' CARTER. The singer let her...

8th August 2008 7:14



Pineapple Express Success

Stoner comedy PINEAPPLE EXPRESS has scored the best-ever Wednesday opening at the U.S. box office in August after taking in more than $12 million...

8th August 2008 7:14



Mendes' Raunchy Ad Banned

LATEST: EVA MENDES' saucy perfume advertisement for Calvin Klein has been boycotted for a second time - the video has been removed from clip-sharing...

8th August 2008 7:14



Gibson + Glover To Return To Lethal Weapon?

MEL GIBSON and DANNY GLOVER have reportedly signed up to star in a fifth LETHAL WEAPON movie. The actors are said to be in negotiations for Lethal...

8th August 2008 7:14



Mcconaughey Takes Baby Son To A Concert

Hollywood actor MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY has taken his baby son LEVI to his first rock concert - just weeks after the newborn enjoyed his first surfing...

8th August 2008 7:14



Pitt Confirmed For Tarantino War Film

Movie bosses at Universal Pictures have confirmed BRAD PITT has signed to star in QUENTIN TARANTINO's World War II drama INGLORIOUS BASTARDS. The...

8th August 2008 7:14



Coltrane's Picture Used On 'Wanted Poster'

An image of HARRY POTTER star ROBBIE COLTRANE has been featured on a wanted poster in New Zealand. A photograph of the British actor has been used...

8th August 2008 7:14



Fascinating Fact 5770

The mother of MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY's baby son LEVI is planning a designer diaper bag line. Brazilian model CAMILA ALVES will launch her handbag range...

8th August 2008 7:14



Playwright Gray Dies

British playwright SIMON GRAY has died. He was 71. Gray died in London on Wednesday (06Aug08) following a long battle with cancer. The writer...

8th August 2008 7:14



Hilton Set For Superhero Stardom

PARIS HILTON is to become a superhero - the socialite has reportedly created her own cartoon character with comic book legend STAN LEE. The hotel...

8th August 2008 7:14



Miss Universe In Nude Photo Scandal

New Miss Universe DAYANA MENDOZA has been caught up in a nude scandal after photos of her modelling naked for a jewellery firm have been unearthed. ...

8th August 2008 7:14



The Things They Say 9130

"I had a really long labour - it was, like, 60 hours... I had a blast doing it. It's the best story and the best dance I ever had... You have...

8th August 2008 7:14



The Things They Say 9129

"I'm a 1950s housewife. I love baking. I love sewing." Actress EVA LONGORIA PARKER.

8th August 2008 7:14



Morgan Freeman 'Doing Very Well' After Hospital Release

Morgan Freeman has confirmed he is in good health having been discharged from hospital after a car crash.The Dark Knight star was hospitalised on...

8th August 2008 8:58



Brad Pitt 'To Star' In Tarantino's Inglorious Bastards

Brad Pitt has signed to star in Quentin Tarantino's new World War II drama Inglorious Bastards, reports claim.According to Variety, the Fight Club...

8th August 2008 9:18



Harry Potter Prequel Breaks Short Story Sales Record

A book featuring a prequel to the Harry Potter series of novels has becoming the fastest-ever selling collection of short stories in the UK.What's...

8th August 2008 10:16



Byrne 'Looks At World From Different Angle'

Brian Eno has been talking about the experience of working with former TALKING HEADS frontman David Byrne.The pair recently recorded a new album...

8th August 2008 10:47



Chris Martin: We Ripped Off Blur

Chris Martin has said that a Blur song was the first inspiration for the band when they began recording their new album.According to the singer, Sing...

8th August 2008 12:07



The Police Play Final Gig - With Real Police

THE POLICE took to the stage with actual cops at their final concert after the New York City Police Band appeared onstage with the rock trio to...

8th August 2008 12:46



New Kids Singer Mcintyre Slept On Lawn

NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK singer JOEY MCINTYRE went off the rails when the band split - and often got so drunk he would sleep in his garden. The boyband...

8th August 2008 12:46



Osbourne To Star In Guitar Hero

OZZY OSBOURNE has become the latest rocker to appear in video game GUITAR HERO - despite not knowing how to use a computer. The former Black Sabbath...

8th August 2008 12:46



Elvis Suit Sale Is A Record

A peacock jumpsuit used on stage by ELVIS PRESLEY has sold for $300,000 (GBP150,000) - the highest price ever paid for a piece of The King's...

8th August 2008 12:46



Winehouse's Dad In Second Collapse?

LATEST: AMY WINEHOUSE's father has sparked fears for his health after reportedly collapsing at his London home from a mystery illness - the second...

8th August 2008 12:46



Employee Confesses To Killing Lil' Kim Party Guest

LATEST: The nightclub worker arrested in connection with the death of a woman at rapper LIL' KIM's birthday party has confessed to committing the...

8th August 2008 12:46



Hopper: 'I'm Not In My New Film'

Hollywood legend DENNIS HOPPER was shocked after watching his new movie SWING VOTE - because most of his scenes had been cut. The veteran actor...

8th August 2008 12:46



Bernie Mac To Be Released From Hospital Soon

LATEST: Comedian BERNIE MAC is making a good recovery from pneumonia and should be released from a Chicago, Illinois hospital within the next few...

8th August 2008 12:46



Farrow To Air 'Darfur Olympics'

Actress-turned-activist MIA FARROW is launching an attack on China's Beijing Olympics games by airing her own "Darfur Olympics" from a refugee camp...

8th August 2008 12:46



Fascinating Fact 5771

VICTORIA BECKHAM will turn British department store Harvey Nichols purple when she unveils her new perfume later this month (Aug08). The former SPICE...

8th August 2008 12:46



Thewlis' Anger At Paparazzi

Actor DAVID THEWLIS once threatened to attack a photographer - for trying to film up his girlfriend ANNA FRIEL's skirt while she was pregnant. The...

8th August 2008 12:46



Cruz: 'I Daydreamed In Class'

Actress PENELOPE CRUZ is amazed she passed her school exams - because she hardly listened in lessons. The Volver star admits she paid little...

8th August 2008 12:46



Mr. Blackwell Out Of Coma

LATEST: Hollywood fashion critic MR. BLACKWELL has regained conciousness after collapsing at his Los Angeles home earlier this week. The 86-year-old...

8th August 2008 12:46



Cruz: 'Allen Unfazed By Johansson Kiss'

Director WOODY ALLEN barely acknowledged the onscreen kiss between PENELOPE CRUZ and SCARLETT JOHANSSON in his new movie - because he was more...

8th August 2008 12:46



Watson Dating Italian Actor?

HARRY POTTER star EMMA WATSON has sparked rumours she is romancing a young Italian actor - after the pair was spotted enjoying two dates in a week. ...

8th August 2008 12:46



The Things They Say 9131

"He's like the most talented person I've ever met. I hope he goes for the laughs even more now that he's done this. Besides, I don't think that...

8th August 2008 12:46



Pineapple Express Breaks August Opening Record

Comedy film Pineapple Express has broken a box office record after opening in the US.The drug comedy, starring Seth Rogen and James Franco, took...

8th August 2008 12:57



Spongebob Squarepants Used In Waterboarding Art Show

Nickelodeon character SpongeBob SquarePants features in a new art installation which portrays the waterboarding torture method.The Waterboarding...

8th August 2008 13:17



Shia Will Not Take Indiana's Mantle, Says George Lucas

The lead role in a future Indiana Jones movie could only be played by Harrison Ford, George Lucas has confirmed.Previous remarks from the Star Wars...

8th August 2008 14:37



Jay-z Shuts Down Streets For New York Kids

Rapper JAY-Z has joined New York officials in an effort to transform the city's congested streets into traffic-free playgrounds. The hip-hop mogul...

8th August 2008 16:10



Sugarland Star Sues For $1.5 Million

A former member of American country music band SUGARLAND is suing her former bandmates for $1.5 million (GBP75,000) in unpaid profits - three years...

8th August 2008 16:10



Jonas Brothers Move Gig From Murder Venue

THE JONAS BROTHERS have scrapped a planned weekend performance at the same New York club where a woman was found dead after attending LIL' KIM's...

8th August 2008 16:10



Baldwin Takes Basinger Back To Court

ALEC BALDWIN is hauling his ex-wife KIM BASINGER back to court in their long-running custody battle over 12-year-old daughter IRELAND. The actor's...

8th August 2008 16:10



Ross Speaks On Charity Event Shooting

LATEST: Rapper RICK ROSS refused to flee from a recent charity event he was hosting in his native Miami, Florida when gunshots were fired, because he...

8th August 2008 16:10



Aiken Becomes A Dad

LATEST: Singer CLAY AIKEN has become a first-time father after his best friend, music producer JAYMES FOSTER gave birth to a baby boy. Foster's...

8th August 2008 16:10



Jonas Brothers Break New York Concert Record

Pop trio THE JONAS BROTHERS sent thousands of female fans into a frenzy during a record-breaking performance in New York on Friday (08Aug08). The...

8th August 2008 16:10



Seacrest Adds Name To New Year's Special

AMERICAN IDOL host RYAN SEACREST has been tapped to take over DICK CLARK's annual New Year's Eve special after TV network bosses added his name to...

8th August 2008 16:10



Hathaway Speaks Out Against Plastic Surgery

ANNE HATHAWAY has taken aim at actors who alter their faces with plastic surgery - insisting film stars need flaws to express emotion. The Princess...

8th August 2008 16:10



Acting Pioneer Peter Kass Dies

Broadway actor/director PETER KASS has died from heart failure. He was 85. Kass passed away in New York on Monday (04Aug08), his son Robbie has...

8th August 2008 16:10



Stiller Screens New Film For Disability Groups

LATEST: Actor BEN STILLER has agreed to screen his new movie TROPIC THUNDER for disability-advocacy groups, after sparking outrage for his portrayal...

8th August 2008 16:10



Lucas Won't Make Labeouf Main Indiana Jones Star

Director GEORGE LUCAS has ruled out making a new INDIANA JONES movie around SHIA LaBEOUF's character in the third sequel, because the action...

8th August 2008 16:10



Fascinating Fact 5772

Bollywood star SHILPA SHETTY will host an Indian version of the hit reality TV show CELEBRITY BIG BROTHER after winning the British programme last...

8th August 2008 16:10



No Fatherhood Role For Pearce

Australian actor GUY PEARCE is adamant he will never become a father - because he couldn't give his kids the attention they deserve. The Memento...

8th August 2008 16:10



Nbc Giving Candidates Low-cost Spots During Olympics

NBC executives have apparently leaned over backwards to please the next president of the United States -- regardless of who he may be. According to...

8th August 2008 18:49



For The Switchover, They're Switching To Directv

The coming switchover to digital television has boosted the number of DirecTV subscribers and in the process boosted the satellite-TV provider's...

8th August 2008 18:49



First Non-sports News During Olympics

Suggesting that NBC and other media outlets covering the Beijing Olympics will have much more than sports to report about during the next 17 days, a...

8th August 2008 18:49



Dance High Steps Out Of The Season

Fox's season finale of So You Think You Can Dance Thursday night produced the series' best ratings for a results show this summer, drawing nearly 10...

8th August 2008 18:49



Blue Stores Deeper In Red

Shares of Blockbuster took another hit Thursday as it reported a $44.7-million loss in the last quarter, worse than analysts had expected. It blamed...

8th August 2008 19:00



Bbc -- First To Televise Olympics, 60 Years Ago

The BBC reminded its viewers today (Friday) that it was the first television network ever to televise an entire Olympic Games -- back in 1948 when...

8th August 2008 19:00



Perelman Pays $80 Million To Settle Marvel Lawsuit

In a settlement that neither side applauded, investor Ron Perelman has agreed to pay $80 million to bring to an end a lawsuit filed in 1997 in which...

8th August 2008 19:00



Hopper Complains He Was "Cut Out" Of Swing Vote

Dennis Hopper may seem to have mellowed considerably since his days as Hollywood's enfant terrible in the late '60s and '70s, but he is still capable...

8th August 2008 19:00



Movie Reviews Brideshead Revisited

Hoping to present itself to that segment of the moviegoing audience that prefers to see a little more class on screen, director Julian Jarrold's film...

8th August 2008 19:11



Madonna Documentary To Get Accompanying Book

MADONNA's Africa documentary I AM BECAUSE WE ARE is to be turned into a photo book. The pop superstar wrote, produced and narrated the film, about...

8th August 2008 19:14



Nick Jonas Gives Insight Into Diabetes Battle On Reality Show

THE JONAS BROTHERS' youngest star NICK will bring his battle with diabetes to the small screen in an upcoming episode of the band's reality show...

8th August 2008 19:14



Brillstein Dies Of Heart Disease

Legendary Hollywood manager/producer BERNIE BRILLSTEIN has died. He was 77. The star passed away in a Los Angeles hospital on Thursday (07Aug08)...

8th August 2008 19:14



Blonsky's Dad Denied Bail

LATEST: HAIRSPRAY star NIKKI BLONSKY's father will remain in jail for a minimum of 11 days after he was denied bail on felony charges of grievous...

8th August 2008 19:14



Newman Given Weeks To Live?

Legendary actor PAUL NEWMAN has reportedly been given only weeks to live after allegedly completing chemotherapy treatment at a New York hospital. ...

8th August 2008 19:14



Spice Girl's Tears At Sex Movie

GERI HALLIWELL felt traumatised watching SEX AND THE CITY: THE MOVIE - because it reminded her of the SPICE GIRLS reunion. The singer wept when she...

8th August 2008 19:14



Timbaland Tested Out New Song On Wedding Guests

Superproducer TIMBALAND gave his new collaboration with T-PAIN a trial-run at his wedding - to see if it was a hit. The Apologize beatmaker married...

8th August 2008 19:14



Britney's Former Bodyguard Joins Jonas Brothers

Singing sensations THE JONAS BROTHERS stunned fans during a recent New York concert when an unexpected guest took the mic - BRITNEY SPEARS' former...

8th August 2008 19:14



Flockhart To Adopt Again - On Tv

CALISTA FLOCKHART is set to relive her adoption joy by becoming a mum again on TV. The actress, who adopted a 10-day-old baby boy in 2001, will...

8th August 2008 19:14



Mini Me's Sex Tape Sold To Private Collector

Pint-sized movie star VERNE TROYER's sex tape has been sold to a private collector for $5,000 (GBP2,500), according to the AUSTIN POWERS star's ex. ...

8th August 2008 19:14



Lohan Thrills Cancer Patient With Radio Call

LINDSAY LOHAN thrilled one young cancer sufferer when she phoned in to a radio fundraiser to say hello. Los Angeles presenters Saint John and Keri...

8th August 2008 19:14



Affleck And Garner Buy $16 Million California Home

Expectant parents BEN AFFLECK and JENNIFER GARNER have reportedly purchased a $16 million (GBP8 million) California home to make room for their...

8th August 2008 19:14



Rowling's Potter Prequel Helps Set Book Record

Author J.K. ROWLING's new HARRY POTTER tale has helped a new book to become the fastest-selling collection of short stories of all time in the U.K. ...

8th August 2008 19:14



The Things They Say 9133

"My husband and I were recently watching an episode of SEINFELD where Elaine says, 'You can't have sex in a bathtub, that's impossible'. And we just...

8th August 2008 19:14



Fascinating Fact 5774

Actress LISA BONET has joined the cast of the U.S. remake of hit British TV drama LIFE ON MARS. She'll play the girlfriend actor JASON O'MARA's...

8th August 2008 19:14



The Things They Say 9132

"I always look like BENICIO DEL TORO! Actually, that's being kind to myself, as I think he's very sexy and I can't say that I feel the same way about...

8th August 2008 19:14



Fascinating Fact 5773

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star NICOLLETTE SHERIDAN is to voice a Russian fly called NADIA in upcoming 3-D animated movie FLY ME TO THE MOON.

8th August 2008 19:14


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