18th August 2008

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Mccoy: 'I Snapped When I Was Called Something Vulgar'

GYM CLASS HEROES star TRAVIS MCCOY has spoken for the first time since assaulting a fan at a show in St Louis, Missouri, confessing he lost control...

18th August 2008 1:34



Nas Calls On Rap's Veterans To 'Get Real'

NAS insists its his rap peers' duty to "get real" and "take risks" as they become hip-hop veterans. The rap star, who recently sparked controversy...

18th August 2008 1:34



Dirty Living Inspired Jewel To Start Water Charity

Singer JEWEL founded charity group Project Clean Water after experiencing the problems poverty-stricken people in the Third World suffer from while...

18th August 2008 1:34



The Who Auction Off Roadie Package

Rockers THE WHO are offering one lucky fan the chance to roadie for them as part of a new charity auction item. Bidding for the package, which...

18th August 2008 1:34



Stones Music Revives Man In A Coma

The ROLLING STONES have been hailed unlikely life-savers after waking a British fan from a coma. Sam Carter lost consciousness after contracting...

18th August 2008 1:34



Travis Show Interrupted By Wedding Ring Hunt

TRAVIS frontman FRAN HEALY was forced to halt his band's set at the V Festival in Chelmsford, England on Sunday night (17Aug08) after losing his...

18th August 2008 1:34



New Wheels For Jonas Brothers Star

JONAS BROTHERS star JOE JONAS celebrated his 19th birthday with a brand new motorcycle and sidecar. The wheels were a gift from the pop star's...

18th August 2008 1:34



The Things They Say 9214

"There's a part of me that feels kinda guilty because, in my opinion, I don't think I work hard enough for my pay cheque." Country star TRACE ADKINS.

18th August 2008 1:34



The Things They Say 9216

"I've definitely found the cookie that suits me; she's a sugar cookie with pink sprinkles... I went through a few cookies to get this one." GYM CLASS...

18th August 2008 1:34



The Things They Say 9215

"I grew up with my teeth the way they are. I'm used to how I am... I feel lucky and blessed. I've been given some huge gifts and it feels greedy to...

18th August 2008 1:34



Goyer Avoids Joker Controversy

BLADE: TRINITY filmmaker DAVID GOYER is steering clear of any HEATH LEDGER controversy in his new GREEN ARROW movie - his JOKER won't even appear in...

18th August 2008 1:34



Faris Still Upset About Diaz Controversy

Actress ANNA FARIS still feels a little sore about mocking CAMERON DIAZ in LOST IN TRANSLATION - because she had no idea she was lampooning the...

18th August 2008 1:34



General Hospital Star Weds

U.S. soap star JULIE BERMAN wed real estate broker MICHAEL GRADY in a Roman Catholic ceremony at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles on...

18th August 2008 1:34



Lopez Finds Triathlon Inspiration On Tv

JENNIFER LOPEZ found inspiration for her post-baby triathlon goal while flicking through the channels on TV while she was pregnant. The...

18th August 2008 1:34



Coogan Terrified Of Looming Stand-up Tour

British funnyman STEVE COOGAN is set to tour as a stand-up comic for the first time in a decade - and he's terrified. The Tropic Thunder star is the...

18th August 2008 1:34



Tropic Thunder Bumps Batman

BEN STILLER's hilarious new war movie TROPIC THUNDER has ended BATMAN's reign at the top of the U.S. box office. The comedy, which features Stiller,...

18th August 2008 1:34



Soccer Star Beats Minogue In Gay Icon Poll

Soccer stud CRISTIANO RONALDO has toppled KYLIE MINOGUE as Britain's top gay icon. The Manchester United and Portugal star landed ahead of Minogue...

18th August 2008 1:34



Chariots Of Fire Is Top Olympics Movie

CHARIOTS OF FIRE has topped an apt new list of Olympics-related films. The celebrated 1981 Hugh Hudson movie, starring Nigel Havers and Ben Cross,...

18th August 2008 1:35



The Things They Say 9217

"I sometimes think, 'Why, oh why, has Velcro never taken off?'" HARRY POTTER star DANIEL RADCLIFFE has trouble tying his shoelaces.

18th August 2008 1:35



Fascinating Fact 5820

Sixty-six million Americans tuned in to watch MICHAEL PHELPS claim his record-tying seventh Olympic gold medal on Friday night (15Aug08), according...

18th August 2008 1:35



Ritchie Pays Tribute To Madonna

GUY RITCHIE dispelled rumours his marriage to pop superstar MADONNA is in trouble during a speech at her 50th birthday party on Saturday (16Aug08). ...

18th August 2008 8:00



Winehouse Booed By Fans

Troubled star AMY WINEHOUSE was booed by fans after arriving late onstage at the U.K's V Festival. The Rehab hitmaker - who missed last year's (07)...

18th August 2008 8:00



Ronson Hits Back At Gallagher

Superproducer MARK RONSON has responded to OASIS star NOEL GALLAGHER's attack on his talent by joking he has taken lessons from his rival JAY-Z. ...

18th August 2008 8:00



Mcfadden Outrages Gay Radio Listeners

Irish singer BRIAN MCFADDEN has sparked outrage in New Zealand after warning heterosexual men not to wear the colour pink. The former Westlife star...

18th August 2008 8:01



Irish Singer Drew Dies

Irish folk singer RONNIE DREW has died. He was 73. The musician died at St. Vincent's Private Hospital in Dublin on Saturday (16Aug08). Drew, the...

18th August 2008 8:01



Brazilian Singer Caymmi Dies

Brazilian singer-songwriter DORIVAL CAYMMI has died. He was 94. Caymmi died of multiple organ failure at his home in the Copacabana district of Rio...

18th August 2008 8:01



Fascinating Fact 5821

THE PETH's actor frontman RHYS IFANS is set to swallow a tiny camera so his intestines can feature in a video for the band's track LET'S GO F**KING...

18th August 2008 8:01



Squeeze Have No Album Plans

Reformed English rock band SQUEEZE will not be releasing a new album - because the bandmembers want to concentrate on their solo careers. Chris...

18th August 2008 8:01



Fascinating Fact 5822

RAY DAVIES joined THE KOOKS onstage at the U.K's V Festival on Saturday (16Aug08) for a rendition of THE KINKS classic VICTORIA.

18th August 2008 8:01



Actress Semel: 'I Was Lohan's First Lesbian Lover'

LINDSAY LOHAN embarked on a secret lesbian affair with aspiring actress COURTENAY SEMEL before meeting SAMANTHA RONSON, it has been claimed. Semel -...

18th August 2008 8:01



Peaches' Marriage Helps Her Grieve For Mother, Says Sister

PEACHES GELDOF wed MAX DRUMMEY because she is still scarred from the death of her mother, according to the teen's sister PIXIE. The 19-year-old...

18th August 2008 8:01



Paltrow Sparks Outrage With Fur Ad

GWYNETH PALTROW has angered animal rights campaigners by endorsing a new collection of luxury goods using fur. The actress appears in Italian...

18th August 2008 8:01



Pratchett Slams U.k Government Over Limited Drug

Beloved British author TERRY PRATCHETT has criticised a decision by the U.K. government to limit the use of a drug which helps the later stages of...

18th August 2008 8:01



Nanny Supports Shriver's Divorce Case

LATEST: A nanny has backed former tennis ace PAM SHRIVER's claims her husband GEORGE LAZENBY is an 'abusive drunk'. Shriver is divorcing the...

18th August 2008 8:01



Jackman Pleased Crowe Snubbed Movie Role

HUGH JACKMAN concedes he was second choice for the role in epic movie AUSTRALIA - after RUSSELL CROWE turned down the part. Jackman claims the...

18th August 2008 8:01



Zeta-jones' Son Eyes Hollywood Career

CATHERINE ZETA-JONES and MICHAEL DOUGLAS' eight-year-old son is planning a career in Hollywood. Dylan, whose grandfather is Hollywood veteran Kirk...

18th August 2008 8:01



The Script Debut At No 1 In Albums Chart

The Script have reached the top of the UK albums chart with their self-titled debut release.The Irish group ended Abba's Mamma Mia!- inspired run at...

18th August 2008 10:18



Tropic Thunder Topples Dark Knight

The new Ben Stiller comedy, Tropic Thunder, has replaced The Dark Knight at the top of the US box office. The comedy about a Vietnam film, starring...

18th August 2008 10:58



Babyshambles 'Contributing To Novel'

The members of BABYSHAMBLES have all contributed to a forthcoming novel, according to the band's drummer Adam Ficek.Speaking to BBC 6 Music, he said...

18th August 2008 11:18



Terry Pratchett Attacks Alzheimer's Drug Ruling

Best-selling author Terry Pratchett has criticised a decision to limit the availability of the drug Aricept to people in the later stages of...

18th August 2008 11:58



Islamic Group Call For Lavigne Concert To Be Cancelled

An Islamic political party is aiming to scrap AVRIL LAVIGNE's forthcoming concert in Malaysia - claiming the pop star is "too sexy" to perform in a...

18th August 2008 12:19



Verve Dispel Rift Rumours With United Show

LATEST: Reunited British rockers THE VERVE hit back at reports of a rift within the band - by playing a sensational headlining set to close a U.K....

18th August 2008 12:19



Black Eyed Peas In Gigs Row

Black Eyed Peas star will.i.am is reportedly furious with bandmate FERGIE - because she is too busy making a movie to go on tour. The frontman is...

18th August 2008 12:19



Mccartney's Thrifty U.s. Tour

Millionaire SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY kept an eye on his finances during a recent jaunt across America - by staying in a string of cheap hotels. The...

18th August 2008 12:20



Winehouse's Wizard Inspiration

British singer AMY WINEHOUSE is reportedly using the 1939 movie THE WIZARD OF OZ as her inspiration for her upcoming album. The star hitmaker is...

18th August 2008 12:20



Knowles Partied To Woo Producers

Singer SOLANGE KNOWLES persuaded superproducer MARK RONSON and GNARLS BARKLEY's CEE-LO GREEN to work on her new album - by impressing them with her...

18th August 2008 12:20



Perry Enjoys Second Week Atop U.k. Charts

Pop sensation KATY PERRY had charmed the U.K. for another week - her summer anthem I KISSED A GIRL sits atop the chart for a second week. The...

18th August 2008 12:20



Banks Branded A 'Phony' By Angry Chatshow Audience

Model-turned-talkshow host TYRA BANKS has been branded a 'phony' by infuriated audience members who waited more than two hours for her to appear in...

18th August 2008 12:20



Ugly Betty Wins Big At Alma Awards

U.S. TV hit UGLY BETTY was the big winner at this year's (08) ALMA awards - scooping four of the ceremony's most prestigious gongs. The ALMA Awards,...

18th August 2008 12:20



Radcliffe Speaks Out About Brain Disorder Suffering

HARRY POTTER star DANIEL RADCLIFFE has admitted he suffers from a brain disorder which effects his everyday life. The teen actor has dyspraxia, a...

18th August 2008 12:20



Alba's Desperate For More Children

New mother JESSICA ALBA is keen to extend her family - just months after giving birth to her first child HONOR MARIE. The Sin City star and husband...

18th August 2008 12:20



Brand Favourite For Rocky Horror Remake

British funnyman RUSSELL BRAND is expected to take the lead role in the remake of cult classic THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW, according to reports. ...

18th August 2008 12:20



Panettiere's Underwear Ban

HEROES star HAYDEN PANETTIERE had to stop her mother selling her underwear on the internet. The actress has been raising money for Save the Whales...

18th August 2008 12:20



The Things They Say 9218

"I am in between that period - too old for girlfriend roles and way too young for grandma roles. It's a tough time." CAMERON DIAZ is struggling to...

18th August 2008 12:20



Kaiser Chiefs 'Not Offended' By Noel Gallagher Remarks

Kaiser Chiefs have accused Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher of publicity seeking after he criticised the Leeds band.The I Predict A Riot stars...

18th August 2008 12:38



Lily Allen Blames Record Company Turmoil For Album Delay

Lily Allen has cited the turbulent fortunes of her record label EMI as the reason for the lengthy delay for her second album.The likes of Radiohead,...

18th August 2008 13:18



Fran Healey Has Wedding Ring Crisis

TRAVIS frontman Fran Healey had to halt his band's performance at the V Festival in Chelmsford this weekend – when he accidentally dropped his...

18th August 2008 13:38



Comedienne Ellen Degeneres Marries Portia De Rossi

Ellen DeGeneres and her long-term partner Portia de Rossi have married, it has been confirmed.The TV presenter and her actress partner have been...

18th August 2008 13:58



Allen Blames Record Company For Album Delay

LILY ALLEN has blamed the delayed release of her second album on her record company, EMI. The Smile singer claims the LP has "been finished for a...

18th August 2008 16:16



Kaiser Chiefs Laugh Off Gallagher Insults

KAISER CHIEFS have laughed off NOEL GALLAGHER's claims they sound like THE MONKEES, insisting they are more amused than offended by the rocker's...

18th August 2008 16:16



Yung Joc Sued Over Child Support

Rapper YUNG JOC is facing further legal drama after the mother of his son filed a lawsuit against him, claiming he failed to pay child support. ...

18th August 2008 16:16



Hanson To Be Dad Again

HANSON star TAYLOR HANSON's brood is about to get bigger - his wife is pregnant with their fourth child. The singer, 25, and his wife Natalie, 26 -...

18th August 2008 16:16



Spice Girl's Property Empire

Singer MELANIE BROWN is to embark on a new career - as a property tycoon. The former Spice Girls star has invested in five houses in Los Angeles to...

18th August 2008 16:16



Fascinating Fact 5823

Rock legends AC DC will release BLACK ICE - their first new album in eight years - on 20 October (08).

18th August 2008 16:16



Schwarzenegger Undergoes Surgery

California governor ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER had surgery this weekend (beg16Aug08) to repair a knee injury he recently suffered while working out. The...

18th August 2008 16:16



Pitt And Tarantino Face Backlash For War Film

BRAD PITT and QUENTIN TARANTINO are facing a possible backlash for their forthcoming World War II film INGLORIOUS BASTARDS, which depicts violent...

18th August 2008 16:16



Lopez Will 'Crawl Across The Finish Line'

JENNIFER LOPEZ is so determined to complete her triathlon competition later this year (08), she has vowed to "crawl across the finish line". The...

18th August 2008 16:16



Barr's Website Slams Pitt And Jolie

TV star ROSEANNE BARR has reportedly launched a scathing attack on BRAD PITT and ANGELINA JOLIE - branding them "evil". In a post on Barr's website,...

18th August 2008 16:16



Hitler Film Ready For Release

TOM CRUISE'S German war drama VALKYRIE will be released this Christmas (08) - after test audiences approved of the long-anticipated movie. Film...

18th August 2008 16:16



The Things They Say 9219

"Disco was always annoying to me. I hated the whole disco movement. I used to tell people, 'Did you know that disco causes AIDS?' It's terrible I...

18th August 2008 16:16



Annie Lennox In Recovery After Back Operation

Annie Lennox is recuperating from spinal surgery after a back spasm forced her to leave an Aids conference early.The former Eurhythmics singer had...

18th August 2008 18:10



Alan Dale And Kelly Brook Join Moving Wallpaper Cast

Ugly Betty actor Alan Dale and model Kelly Brook are to join the cast of ITV1's Moving Wallpaper, it has been revealed.The Australian actor - once...

18th August 2008 18:20



Nbc Rings 'Em In With Olympics

After deserting their television sets in droves earlier in the summer, Americans have returned to them en masse for the Olympics, with NBC averaging...

18th August 2008 18:39



Ge Big Winner In Beijing

The Olympics have already paid off handsomely for General Electric, NBC's corporate parent, GE Chairman Jeff Immelt said today (Monday). In an...

18th August 2008 18:39



Colbert, Stewart Audiences Smart; Couric's Not So

The overwhelming majority of people who watch cable and broadcast newscasts and topical variety shows are unable to identify the party that now...

18th August 2008 18:39



Struggling General Motors Exits Oscars Telecast

General Motors, which has already drastically cut back its current spending on television advertising, is now pulling its spots from next year's...

18th August 2008 18:39



Producer Who Chronicled Battle With Cancer Succumbs

Veteran TV news producer Leroy Sievers, who spent ten years with CBS News before becoming executive producer of ABC's Nightline, died Saturday in...

18th August 2008 18:50



Stormy Weather At Box Office

The Dark Knight 's reign as the box-office leader ended propitiously over the weekend as it raked in an additional $16.8 million to become the...

18th August 2008 18:50



Knight Returns To No. 1 Overseas

Overseas, The Dark Knight made a comeback of sorts, returning to the No. 1 spot with an estimated $42.4 million to bring its foreign total to $328.6...

18th August 2008 18:50



Iron Man Says He "Didn't Get" Batman Movie

Robert Downey Jr. may only be spoofing, as he reportedly does to hilarious effect playing a white Australian actor playing an African-American...

18th August 2008 18:50



Netflix Deliveries Resume

Netflix is still not saying what caused an error in its system that resulted in millions of customers not receiving DVDs on time last week, but they...

18th August 2008 19:01



Sag Leaders Now Battling On Two Fronts

Cracks in the unity of the Screen Actors Guild widened over the weekend as New York members demanded that a federal mediator be called in to break...

18th August 2008 19:01



Jackson's Stage Return In Doubt

MICHAEL JACKSON's return to the stage to accept an iconic award has reportedly been jeopardised by an ongoing row with his brothers over unpaid...

18th August 2008 19:11



Band's Apology Over Doherty No-show

Rockers BABYSHAMBLES were forced to apologise for pulling out of a festival appearance - after frontman PETE DOHERTY missed his flight. The...

18th August 2008 19:11



Lopez Looks After Twins Without Nanny

JENNIFER LOPEZ has once again broken the Hollywood norm - after caring for her newborn twins without the help of a nanny. Lopez gave birth to Emme...

18th August 2008 19:11



Bono Ordered To Slim For Tour

Singer BONO has reportedly been told to lose weight so he can cope with a gruelling world tour. The U2 frontman has been ordered to shed the pounds...

18th August 2008 19:11



Glitter Hopes For Healthy Music Comeback

Disgraced pop star GARY GLITTER will launch a musical comeback as soon as his ailing health is restored, his lawyer has confirmed. The 64-year-old...

18th August 2008 19:11



Lopez Encourages New Mums To Get In Shape

JENNIFER LOPEZ is encouraging new mothers to get fit, insisting the gruelling effort of triathlon training is worth the results. The megastar gave...

18th August 2008 19:11



Beckham's Knife Crime Plea

Soccer star DAVID BECKHAM has called for an end to Britain's spiralling knife crime epidemic, revealing his childhood friend was the victim of a...

18th August 2008 19:11



Fishburne Finalises Investigation On Petersen Replacement

LATEST: Actor LAURENCE FISHBURNE has won the casting war to replace WILLIAM PETERSEN in the hit U.S. TV show CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION. ...

18th August 2008 19:11



Yamaguchi 'Emotional' After Van Break-in

KRISTI YAMAGUCHI is devastated after priceless items were stolen from her trailer during a recent stop on the DANCING WITH THE STARS tour across the...

18th August 2008 19:11



Huffman Landed Role In Desperate Audition

Actress FELICITY HUFFMAN landed her role in hit U.S. TV series DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES in a shocking audition when she complained about the pitfalls of...

18th August 2008 19:11



Hopper Leaves School In A Blaze

Actor DENNIS HOPPER was so angry after a disagreement with his former teacher as a teen, he tried to light his school on fire. The Easy Rider star...

18th August 2008 19:11



The Things They Say 9220

"As an actress, you have to have movement in your face. So I'm very light on the juice." Actress VANESSA WILLIAMS, 45, admits she's a fan of Botox...

18th August 2008 19:11



Fascinating Fact 5824

Celebrities will test their culinary talents in a forthcoming series documenting stars at their own dinner parties. Forthcoming U.S. TV series...

18th August 2008 19:11



Fascinating Fact 5825

French actress ISABELLE HUPPERT will receive a career achievement award from the Montreal World Film Festival later this month (Aug08), when it shows...

18th August 2008 19:11



Lennox Undergoes Successful Spinal Surgery

LATEST: ANNIE LENNOX has undergone successful spinal surgery after sustaining a back injury earlier this month (Aug08). The former Eurythmics singer...

18th August 2008 22:07



Leto Responds To Record Company Lawsuit

LATEST: Actor/rocker JARED LETO has fired back at Virgin/EMI music executives for going public with a legal spat. In the form of a new online letter...

18th August 2008 22:07



Wahlberg's Wife Files For Divorce

NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK star DONNIE WAHLBERG's nine year marriage appears to be over - his wife has filed for divorce. Citing the traditional...

18th August 2008 22:07



Dylan/madonna Agent In Hospital

BOB DYLAN and MADONNA's former talent manager JOAN HYLER is recovering in a Los Angeles hospital after a car accident on Friday (15Aug08). Hyler,...

18th August 2008 22:07



Hayes Remembered In Memphis

Late soul man ISAAC HAYES was remembered in his native Memphis, Tennessee on Monday morning (18Aug08) with a tribute eights days after his death. ...

18th August 2008 22:07



The Things They Say 9221

"People act like I have an altar at home and I'm just dousing myself in blessed oil... I've got my faith, but I'm like everybody else - I laugh, I...

18th August 2008 22:07



Kelly Upset By False Advertising

R+B star R. KELLY is suing two Los Angeles nightclub promoters for using his name to market an event without his permission. The singer/songwriter...

18th August 2008 22:07



De Caunes Is A Father Again

French actor/director ANTOINE DE CAUNES has become a dad for the third time after his wife, French TV presenter DAPHNE ROULIER, gave birth to a son...

18th August 2008 22:07



Pitt Creates Cleanser For Cosmetics Company

BRAD PITT has teamed up with cosmetics firm Kiehl's to develop a new charity line of grooming products. Pitt will advise Kiehl brand executives on...

18th August 2008 22:07



Franco Fronts Gucci Fragrance Campaign

SPIDER-MAN star JAMES FRANCO is the new face of Gucci's men's fragrance. The movie hunk has signed on to front Gucci by Gucci's new TV ads, in which...

18th August 2008 22:07



Batman Is The King Of The World Again

The new BATMAN movie is back at the top of the global box office after scoring another big weekend take outside the U.S. The Dark Knight's healthy...

18th August 2008 22:07



Lopez Spokesmodel: 'I'm Funny Looking'

Sexy model/actress NATALIE MARTINEZ was stunned to get picked as the face of JENNIFER LOPEZ's JLO fashion line - because she's "funny looking". The...

18th August 2008 22:07



The Things They Say 9222

"I was like, 'This is Madonna’s underwear!' Of course, it didn’t fit me." DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star FELICITY HUFFMAN on trying on Madonna's...

18th August 2008 22:07



Tequila Thrilled About Degeneres/de Rossi Wedding

Bisexual TV star/model TILA TEQUILA has saluted newlywed lesbian couple ELLEN DeGENERES and PORTIA DE ROSSI for giving California a gay super...

18th August 2008 22:07



The Things They Say 9223

"A lot of my peer group think I'm an eccentric bisexual. That's OK. Being relaxed about sexuality is something you're born with." ROBERT DOWNEY JR.

18th August 2008 22:07



Bb9 Rex And Nicole Leading Separate Lives

Problems have continued between Big Brother 9 housemates Rex and Nicole, with the latter growing isolated from her boyfriend.While Rex may have been...

18th August 2008 23:11



Bb9 Rex And Nicole Leading Separate Lives

Problems have continued between Big Brother 9 housemates Rex and Nicole, with the latter growing isolated from her boyfriend.While Rex may have been...

18th August 2008 23:11


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