22nd August 2008

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Delays Reveal Single Hooray Is About Ocd

Delays have explained that their hit single Hooray is actually about obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD).The joyous April release, which previewed...

22nd August 2008 0:00



Michael Jackson Launches Social Networking Game

Michael Jackson is launching an exclusive gaming contest to take advantage of the power of social networking.To promote his forthcoming King of Pop...

22nd August 2008 0:00



Stefani + Rossdale Welcome Baby Zuma

GWEN STEFANI and GAVIN ROSSDALE are parents again after the COOL singer gave birth to a baby boy in Los Angeles on Thursday (21Aug08). Little Zuma...

22nd August 2008 0:05



Stefani + Rossdale Welcome Baby Zuma

GWEN STEFANI and GAVIN ROSSDALE are parents again after the COOL singer gave birth to a baby boy in Los Angeles on Thursday (21Aug08). Little Zuma...

22nd August 2008 1:35



Spice Girl Mel C Pregnant

Former SPICE GIRLS star MELANIE CHISHOLM is reportedly pregnant with her first child. The singer and her partner of six years, Thomas Starr, are...

22nd August 2008 1:35



Metallica, Rage + Slipknot Honoured By Kerrang!

METALLICA, SLIPKNOT and RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE have been honoured in London at the 2008 Kerrang! Awards. Metallica were handed the night's...

22nd August 2008 1:36



Doors Shut On Manzarek/krieger Case

Rockers RAY MANZAREK and ROBBY KRIEGER have lost their appeal to tour as the DOORS OF THE 21ST CENTURY. The Doors founders hit the road under the...

22nd August 2008 1:36



Jonas Handed Diploma At Gig

JONAS BROTHERS star JOE JONAS is having a week to remember - after turning 19 at the weekend, he has scored his first number one album and graduated...

22nd August 2008 1:36



The Things They Say 9251

"After years of wanting to collaborate with ALICIA KEYS, it took JAMES BOND himself to finally make it happen... We wanted to push soul into those...

22nd August 2008 1:36



The Things They Say 9252

"OBAMA's the candidate and we need to support him. I'm interested to see how he does. He's young, he's intelligent, and he's modern. I'm none of...

22nd August 2008 1:36



Fascinating Fact 5856

Stax Records stalwarts the MEMPHIS HORNS have joined ALICIA KEYS and JACK WHITE on the new JAMES BOND theme, ANOTHER WAY TO DIE.

22nd August 2008 1:36



Fascinating Fact 5857

JOHNNY DEPP has reportedly reformed his old band THE KIDS for two Pompano Beach, Florida concerts next week (29-30Aug08). The band once supported...

22nd August 2008 1:36



Grizzly Adams Star's Wife Dies After Motorbike Tragedy

GRIZZLY ADAMS star DAN HAGERTY had to pull the plug on his wife's life support system after medics told him she "was gone" after a freak motorbike...

22nd August 2008 1:36



Hatcher's Jailed Uncle Dead

The alleged child molester TERI HATCHER helped put behind bars has died in jail. Richard Hayes Stone was serving a 14-year jail sentence when he...

22nd August 2008 1:36



Brady Bunch Star Boycotts Stiller's Thunder

Former BRADY BUNCH pin-up MAUREEN MCCORMICK has pledged to boycott BEN STILLER's war comedy TROPIC THUNDER as part of a protest about the film's use...

22nd August 2008 1:36



Holmes Is Bottom Of The Bill On Broadway

Superstar KATIE HOLMES will have to settle for bottom of the bill when she starts her stint on Broadway this autumn, a newly-released poster...

22nd August 2008 1:36



Hitler Knew Lamarr Was Jewish

Nazi leader ADOLF HITLER ignored the fact his one-time lover HEDY LAMARR was born Jewish - because her beauty made it impossible for him to pass up a...

22nd August 2008 1:36



Johansson's Pearl Hits The Stage

SCARLETT JOHANSSON's hit period movie GIRL WITH A PEAR EARRING has been adapted for London's West End stage. Playwright David Joss Buckley has...

22nd August 2008 1:36



Maclachlan Urges Women To Seek Cancer Help

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star KYLE MACLACHLAN is to honour his late mother by starring in a new cancer awareness ad. The Twin Peaks actor's mother died...

22nd August 2008 1:36



The Things They Say 9253

"I did ANACONDA simply because the black man didn't die in the f**king movie." ICE CUBE on why he chose to wrestle a snake in the poorly reviewed...

22nd August 2008 1:37



The Sweeney On Hold

The movie remake of cult British cop show THE SWEENEY has been halted over fears it isn't international enough. Fox Searchlight executives have...

22nd August 2008 1:37



Jay-z Mocks Gallagher In New Song

JAY-Z has re-ignited his war of words with British rocker NOEL GALLAGHER - by ridiculing the OASIS star in a new track. Gallagher hit the headlines...

22nd August 2008 7:19



Timberlake Denies Spears Duet

LATEST: JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE has denied reports he will team up with ex-girlfriend BRITNEY SPEARS to collaborate on a song. Spears is currently...

22nd August 2008 7:20



Lavigne's Malaysian Concert To Go Ahead

LATEST: Canadian singer AVRIL LAVIGNE will go ahead with her cancelled concert in Malaysia - after winning the approval of the government. The...

22nd August 2008 7:20



Metallica: 'Film Proved We Were Egomaniacs'

METALLICA stars LARS ULRICH and JAMES HETFIELD are pleased they starred in 2004 "rockumentary" SOME KIND OF MONSTER - because it forced them to quit...

22nd August 2008 7:20



Young Swears Off Political Films

Singer NEIL YOUNG has vowed never to make a "political statement" film again after suffering exhaustion while producing DEJA VU. The documentary saw...

22nd August 2008 7:20



Stewart To Launch New Audigier Fashion Line

Rocker DAVE STEWART will launch his new Rock Fabulous clothing line at designer CHRISTIAN AUDIGIER's When I Move You Move trade show in Las Vegas...

22nd August 2008 7:20



Daltrey Blasts Ageists

THE WHO star ROGER DALTREY has waged a war on ageism in his native Britain. The veteran rocker, 64, is furious elderly people are forced into...

22nd August 2008 7:20



Ulrich Denies Dumping Producer

METALLICA star LARS ULRICH denies "turning his back" on longtime collaborator BOB ROCK in favour of music producer RICK RUBIN. The rockers hired...

22nd August 2008 7:20



Zeta-jones' Tribute To Grandmother

CATHERINE ZETA-JONES paid tribute to her late grandmother by reading a poem at her funeral. The actress flew from her home in Bermuda to join...

22nd August 2008 7:20



The Things They Say 9254

"I'm 44-years-old. I argue enough with my kids about finishing their vegetables. I don't like to argue about which guitar solo should be on song...

22nd August 2008 7:20



Pegg Seeks Approval From Star Trek Fans

British actor SIMON PEGG is not surprised he has come under fire for landing a role in the upcoming STAR TREK film - but still hopes to win over the...

22nd August 2008 7:20



Stiller Flew To The U.k To Recruit Coogan

BEN STILLER was so desperate to work with funnyman STEVE COOGAN he flew to Britain to offer him a job. Coogan stars in Stiller's movie Tropic of...

22nd August 2008 7:20



Crawford Reveals Gossip Girl Rivalries

CHACE CRAWFORD has hinted his co-stars on TV hit series GOSSIP GIRL do not get along. The actor admits there is particular tension between co-stars...

22nd August 2008 7:20



Coogan: 'Anger Makes Me Funnier'

Comedic actor STEVE COOGAN confesses he is an angry person in his private life - but it is adamant his temper makes him even funnier. Coogan admits...

22nd August 2008 7:20



Glitter Returns To UK

Disgraced former glam rocker Gary Glitter has arrived back in the UK after being deported from Hong Kong last night.Glitter is now being held at...

22nd August 2008 9:16



Marr Joins The Cribs

Johnny Marr has confirmed that he is now a full time member of THE CRIBS.The former SMITHS guitarist has said he is now committed to writing material...

22nd August 2008 10:57



Mama Mel C Adding To Spice Babies

Mel C has become the last of the Spice Girls to become pregnant.Thirty-four-year-old Melanie Chisholm confirmed to the Mirror newspaper she is with...

22nd August 2008 11:27



Defiant Glitter Seeks UK Court Case

Disgraced former glam rocker Gary Glitter says he wants to fight his Vietnamese conviction in a British court after arriving back in the UK last...

22nd August 2008 11:57



Mel C 'Very Happy' With Baby News

Former SPICE GIRLS star MELANIE CHISHOLM has confirmed she is expecting her first child. The singer was rumoured to be pregnant after paparazzi...

22nd August 2008 12:14



Glitter Wants U.k. Courts To Clear Him

LATEST: Disgraced pop star GARY GLITTER is urging British courts to overturn his conviction for child abuse in Vietnam. The glam rock veteran - real...

22nd August 2008 12:14



Lennox: Six Months To Walk Properly

LATEST: ANNIE LENNOX must endure at least six months of physiotherapy to recover from spinal surgery before she can walk again. The former...

22nd August 2008 12:14



50 Cent Denies 'Difficult' Reports

50 CENT has denied reports he has attempted to "stall" the police investigation into a suspicious fire at his New York home. The New York Post...

22nd August 2008 12:14



Celine Becomes Doctor Dion

CELINE DION has added the title of doctor to her resume, after receiving an honorary degree from a Canadian university. The singer was bestowed the...

22nd August 2008 12:14



Dupri Closes Eatery

JERMAINE DUPRI has blamed the ailing U.S. economy for the closure of his restaurant Cafe Dupri. The hip-hop producer has been forced to close the...

22nd August 2008 12:14



Rose's Groupie Romps At Mansion

Rock wildman AXL ROSE held debauched sex parties at his home - with all female visitors ordered to "get naked or leave". The Guns N' Roses singer...

22nd August 2008 12:14



Lively: 'No Feud With Ferrera'

BLAKE LIVELY has laughed off rumours of a feud with UGLY BETTY star AMERICA FERRERA. Ferrera was seen rolling her eyes as Lively was asked about her...

22nd August 2008 12:14



Hogan Accused Of Tax 'Sham'

Actor PAUL HOGAN is accused of distorting his residency status to avoid paying tax, in new court documents released this week (begs18Aug08). The...

22nd August 2008 12:14



Lively Inspires Penn Performance

Veteran actress ROBIN WRIGHT PENN was so impressed with her co-star BLAKE LIVELY's performance in an upcoming movie, she tried to imitate the young...

22nd August 2008 12:14



Coogan Loves To Be Silly

Funnyman STEVE COOGAN loves to put himself in embarrassing situations onscreen - because he has learned not to take himself too seriously. The...

22nd August 2008 12:14



Tomlin Sparks Brawl With Neighbour Over Trees

LILY TOMLIN has come under fire from an angry neighbour after she allegedly had his trees chopped down without permission. Los Angeles Police...

22nd August 2008 12:14



Larson's Fashion Dreams Will Have To Wait

GEORGE CLOONEY's model ex will have to wait for fashion glory - her plans to link with style guru CHRISTIAN AUDIGIER have fallen flat. Sarah Larson...

22nd August 2008 12:14



Second Child For Gwen Stefani

Gwen Stefani has given birth to her second child, her publicist has confirmed."Mother, baby and family are all happy and healthy," Dave Tomberlin...

22nd August 2008 12:17



Jack White Talks Bond And Alicia Keys

Jack White has been talking about his collaboration for the forthcoming James Bond movie ANOTHER WAY TO DIE.Alicia Keys has reportedly long been keen...

22nd August 2008 12:27



Metallica And Rage Win Heavy Metal Awards

Metallica and Rage Against the Machine have won influential awards at this year's Kerrang! Awards.Rage were added to the magazine's Hall of Fame,...

22nd August 2008 12:47



X Factor Producers Under Fire For 'Unfair Editing'

The X Factor is generating tabloid headlines yet again, with its producers' editing the latest target of the show's critics.Seventeen-year-old...

22nd August 2008 13:17



Last Channel 4 Show For Richard And Judy

Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan will broadcast their last ever Channel 4 show later today.The married pair began presenting their show on ITV in...

22nd August 2008 14:28



Reading Festival Opens With Impassioned Speech

US band Anti-Flag have opened Reading Festival's main stage today with a passionate speech against discrimination around the world.Starting with a...

22nd August 2008 15:28



Rossdale's Dad Delighted At Birth

LATEST: Rocker GAVIN ROSSDALE's father is delighted after GWEN STEFANI gave birth to the couple's second son. No Doubt singer Stefani, 38, delivered...

22nd August 2008 16:18



Kid Rock + Van Zant Deny Trouble On Tour

Southern rock stars LYNYRD SKYNYRD and KID ROCK have denied mounting tensions dampened their ongoing tour after they stormed the stage at a recent...

22nd August 2008 16:18



Simmons Defends Sartiano Over Racism Claim

Hip-hop mogul RUSSELL SIMMONS has leaped to the defence of nightclub king SCOTT SARTIANO after former employees accused him of racism. Sartiano -...

22nd August 2008 16:18



Ida Maria Slams Perry

Singer IDA MARIA has blasted U.S. pop star KATY PERRY, insisting her anthem I KISSED A GIRL is "painful" to listen to. The I Like You So Much Better...

22nd August 2008 16:18



Legend Rues Iconic Stage Name

R+B singer JOHN LEGEND regrets listening to his friends - because he has trouble living up to the stage name they gave him. The Ordinary People...

22nd August 2008 16:18



Duffy To Support Coldplay

COLDPLAY will be supported by Welsh soul star DUFFY on the North America leg of their current tour. The British rockers have been playing to sell...

22nd August 2008 16:18



Fascinating Fact 5858

MADONNA will take to the stage sporting $1 million (GBP500,000) worth of Swarovski encrusted garments across eight stage outfits for her upcoming...

22nd August 2008 16:18



Ronson's 'Court Summons' Over Lawsuit

Actress LINDSAY LOHAN's close friend SAMANTHA RONSON was reportedly served with legal papers on Thursday (21Aug08) night - while she was in the...

22nd August 2008 16:18



Connolly Named In Party King 'Assault' Probe

Actor KEVIN CONNOLLY has been named in an ongoing police investigation into a fight allegedly involving Hollywood socialite CHRIS PACIELLO last...

22nd August 2008 16:18



Sheen Blasts Screen Actors Guild

Hollywood legend MARTIN SHEEN has slammed leaders of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) for exploiting its A-list members' names to gain support for a...

22nd August 2008 16:18



Faris: 'Hefner Loved My Body'

PLAYBOY king HUGH HEFNER made sure ANNA FARIS measured up for her role in THE HOUSE BUNNY - by ogling her breasts. The actress researched her part...

22nd August 2008 16:18



Nixon To Star In U.k. Tv Drama

SEX AND THE CITY star CYNTHIA NIXON will star in a new drama series about writer QUENTIN CRISP. The actress will play Crisp's close friend,...

22nd August 2008 16:18



Gervais Buys New York Apartment

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS has made plans to settle down in New York after purchasing an apartment in the city with his longtime girlfriend JANE...

22nd August 2008 16:18



The Things They Say 9255

"John and I play naked stewardess together." JOHN TRAVOLTA's wife KELLY PRESTON reveals the couple often takes advantage of the actor's pilot's...

22nd August 2008 16:18



Fascinating Fact 5859

Action star SYLVESTER STALLONE's earliest job was sweeping out lion cages in New York City's Bronx Zoo.

22nd August 2008 16:18



Rapper Da Brat Sentenced To Three Years In Prison

Rapper DA BRAT has been sentenced to three years in prison for striking a waitress with a rum bottle at a nightclub last year (07). A Superior Court...

22nd August 2008 17:33



Viewers Return To Their Sets For Olympics

NBC's coverage of the Olympic Games is driving many viewers back to their television sets, according to an analysis of Nielsen ratings by Time...

22nd August 2008 18:49



Movie Reviews Death Race

Several critics are making the precise point about Death Race that Elizabeth Weitzman makes in the New York Daily News, to wit "It knows what it is...

22nd August 2008 18:49



Second-place Idol Contestant Ahead In Record Sales

David Archuleta, who was thought to be a sure bet to win last season's American Idol -- but came in second to David C -- may be beating Cook where it...

22nd August 2008 18:49



Movie Reviews House Bunny

Critics haven't much good to say about the plot of House Bunny, but they do have much praise to heap on its star, Anna Faris. Nathan Lee begins his...

22nd August 2008 18:49



Fox News Bars Conservative Ad

Despite its reputation as a conservative political platform, Fox News Channel has turned down an ad by American Issues Project, a conservative...

22nd August 2008 19:00



Box-office Plunge Predicted

This weekend, the box office becomes a dumping ground for movies the studios had low hopes for when they developed their schedules. The end of August...

22nd August 2008 19:00



Tickets On Sale For Dallas Reunion

Tickets to attend the Nov. 8 reunion of the cast of Dallas went on sale today at $100 to $1,000 apiece, the Dallas Morning News reported. The...

22nd August 2008 19:00



Brokaw Anchors Again

Tom Brokaw will be returning to nightly news anchoring beginning Monday when he takes over the 4 00-5 00 p.m. hour on MSNBC during the Democratic and...

22nd August 2008 19:00



Movie Reviews The Longshots

A lot of critics are doing their damnedest to take down The Longshots . Writes Tasha Robinson in the Chicago Tribune " Longshots is one underdog...

22nd August 2008 19:11



Seven-year-old Singer To Perform Encore -- Live

The two children at the heart of the Beijing Olympics biggest cheating scandal -- when one lip-synched a song recorded by the other at the opening...

22nd August 2008 19:11



With Olympics, Telemundo's Ratings Soar -- But Univision Still Dominates

NBC-owned Spanish-language Telemundo has increased its audience more than 20 percent since it began primetime coverage of the Summer Olympics....

22nd August 2008 19:11



Rapper Da Brat Sentenced To Three Years In Prison

Rapper DA BRAT has been sentenced to three years in prison for striking a waitress with a rum bottle at a nightclub last year (07). A Superior Court...

22nd August 2008 19:14



Chasez Praises Spears' Comeback

Former 'N SYNC star J.C. CHASEZ is convinced BRITNEY SPEARS can revive her music career - because she's 'on the path' to recovering from a string of...

22nd August 2008 19:14



Bow Wow And The Game Gamble $100,000 In Head-to-head

American football crazy rappers BOW WOW and THE GAME are set to go head-to-head on videogame Madden NFL - for a $100,000 (GBP50,000) prize. Bow Wow...

22nd August 2008 19:14



Legend Predicted West Stardom

R+B singer JOHN LEGEND predicted that KANYE WEST would be a star after the rapper supported him at a gig before finding fame. The 29-year-old admits...

22nd August 2008 19:14



Metallica Hire Olympic Back Doctor

Rock legends METALLICA are sharing their on-tour chiropractor with the Seychelles Olympic team. The medic, simply named Dr Don, has to jet between...

22nd August 2008 19:14



Perry Inspired By Lust For Johansson

Pop sensation KATY PERRY has revealed the inspiration for her hit song I KISSED A GIRL - sexy actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON. The 23-year-old's smash...

22nd August 2008 19:14



Pearson Arrested On Drugs Charges

THE WIRE star FELICIA PEARSON has been arrested on drugs charges, after police discovered marijuana in a bedroom at her house. The actress, who...

22nd August 2008 19:14



Producers Deny Short Broadway Run For Holmes

Producers of KATIE HOLMES' forthcoming Broadway play ALL MY SONS have slammed reports the show's run will be shortened due to disappointing ticket...

22nd August 2008 19:14



Lopez: Pregnancy Rumours 'Don't Bother' Longoria Parker

Actor MARIO LOPEZ has defended his pal EVA LONGORIA PARKER against rumours she's expecting - insisting she merely laughs them off. Speculation that...

22nd August 2008 19:14



The Things They Say 9256

"My general advice on relationships with a big age gap is have the affair, then cut it off before it cuts you off. But I've been very fortunate."...

22nd August 2008 19:14



Glitter To Sign Sex Offenders' Register

Disgraced former glam rocker Gary Glitter says he wants to fight his Vietnamese conviction in a British court after arriving back in the UK last...

22nd August 2008 19:19


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