30th October 2008

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Prosecutor: 'Spector Murdered Clarkson In Petulant Fit Of Rage'

Music producer PHIL SPECTOR killed actress LANA CLARKSON in the same "petulant fit of rage" he has exhibited with other women over the years,...

30th October 2008 1:37



Jones' Alcohol Limits Saved Him From An Early Grave

Veteran crooner TOM JONES credits his self-restraint with alcohol with helping him to survive the hellraising days of his youth. The Delilah singer...

30th October 2008 1:37



Songwriter To Sue The Hives

Swedish rockers THE HIVES are facing legal action from Los Angeles-based songwriter JASON SHAPIRO after he accused the band of copyright infringement...

30th October 2008 1:37



T.i. Deemed Eligible To Vote

Convicted felon T.I. has been deemed eligible to exercise his vote in the upcoming U.S. election - after finding a loophole in Georgia law. The...

30th October 2008 1:37



Shakira To Lobby South American Leaders For Children's Health And Education

Pop superstar SHAKIRA will take her fight for funds to improve children's health and education in Latin America to the continent's leaders at a...

30th October 2008 1:37



Alt Still Celebrating Despite Losing Lawsuit With Ex

LATEST: Supermodel CAROL ALT has lost her lawsuit against ex-husband and professional hockey player RON GRESCHNER, after a New York judge ruled he...

30th October 2008 1:37



The Things They Say 10045

"I would have loved it if HILLARY CLINTON had pulled it off. I can't stand SARAH PALIN. I bet a woman like that has no sense of humour."...

30th October 2008 1:37



The Things They Say 10044

"I remember someone telling me my mum wants to talk to me and sensing a very strange atmosphere in the house. I remember her telling me, 'Your dad's...

30th October 2008 1:37



Milk Stars Hope Film Will Promote Same-sex Marriage

Actors EMILE HIRSCH, JAMES FRANCO and JOSH BROLIN hope they'll entertain audiences of forthcoming film MILK beyond the big screen - by prompting more...

30th October 2008 1:37



Swayze Lines Up Second Season Of The Beast

Actor PATRICK SWAYZE has hinted he will appear in a second series of TV show THE BEAST - despite battling pancreatic cancer. The 56-year-old has...

30th October 2008 1:37



Dawson Denies Engagement

Actress ROSARIO DAWSON has denied reports she is engaged to boyfriend MATHIEU SCHREYER - insisting they are just dating. The 29-year-old Sin City...

30th October 2008 1:37



Long Swears Off Dating Stars

JUSTIN LONG has sworn off dating another celebrity - because he hated having his relationship with ex-girlfriend DREW BARRYMORE splashed out across...

30th October 2008 1:37



Patrick Harris Takes Plunge For Charity

Actor NEIL PATRICK HARRIS made a splash during a recent appearance on THE ELLEN DeGENERES SHOW - after his longtime manager's struggle with cancer...

30th October 2008 1:37



Film Company Ordered To Pay For Damaged House

A millionaire homeowner has won his battle for compensation over damage caused during the filming of DANIEL CRAIG movie FLASHBACKS OF A FOOL. ...

30th October 2008 1:37



The Things They Say 10047

"I do like to trim my armpit hair. I like to be streamline when I'm going through airports. I couldn't shave my head though. In my passport photo I...

30th October 2008 1:37



Cage To Sell Haunted New Orleans Home

Actor NICOLAS CAGE is set to spook home-buyers after putting his "haunted" New Orleans home back on the market. Cage has listed the French Quarter...

30th October 2008 1:37



The Things They Say 10046

"That PAM ANDERSON sex tape was pretty rad (cool). That was a dream come true. I was like, really? That happened? I get to see that?" SETH ROGEN...

30th October 2008 1:37



Jonas Swaps Fame Stories With Costello

Pop star NICK JONAS was left starstruck after getting the chance to interview his idol ELVIS COSTELLO for a U.S. magazine recently, branding the...

30th October 2008 7:02



Jadakiss Bows To Pressure To Change Album Name

Rapper JADAKISS has been forced to change the name of his upcoming album KISS MY ASS after the title received negative feedback from retailers. The...

30th October 2008 7:02



Cowell Gets Lifetime Achievement Award

Music mogul SIMON COWELL was honoured at the National TV Awards in London on Wednesday (29Oct08) night with a lifetime achievement prize. The...

30th October 2008 7:02



Police Uncover Suspected Hudson Murder Weapon

Police investigating the murders of actress JENNIFER HUDSON's mother, brother and nephew have discovered the gun believed to have been used in the...

30th October 2008 7:02



The Things They Say 10049

"You know, a lot of people comment, but some chicks like to be wild. You come home and they're standing on the couch and they want to jump at you and...

30th October 2008 7:02



The Things They Say 10048

"I would love to be the first black JAMES BOND." R+B hitmaker AKON has high aspirations.

30th October 2008 7:02



Stone Kept Album Recording Secret From Label

British soul singer JOSS STONE began recording tracks for her forthcoming album in secret - because she didn't want her label to interfere with the...

30th October 2008 7:02



Barlow Praises Williams' Pop Comeback

British pop star ROBBIE WILLIAMS is back to his musical best, according to his former TAKE THAT bandmate GARY BARLOW. The Angels singer has been on...

30th October 2008 7:02



Jolie Humbled By Suffering In Afghanistan

ANGELINA JOLIE was humbled by her recent trip to Afghanistan, because experiencing the strife in the war-torn country has shown her what "real...

30th October 2008 7:02



Sachs Won't Get Police Involved In Brand/ross Prank

LATEST: FAWLTY TOWERS actor ANDREW SACHS will not be filing a police complaint against controversial comedian RUSSELL BRAND over a crude phone prank,...

30th October 2008 7:02



Reid Wants Kids

Actress TARA REID is desperate to start a family, hinting that she is trying for kids with current boyfriend JULIEN JARMOUNE. The pair began dating...

30th October 2008 7:02



Mamma Mia! Becomes Biggest Ever U.k. Film

Movie musical MAMMA MIA! has become the biggest British movie ever after taking $104.52 million (GBP67 million) at the U.K. box office. The film...

30th October 2008 7:02



Richards' Reality Show Gets Second Season

Actress DENISE RICHARDS is set to begin filming a second season of her reality TV show IT'S COMPLICATED after network bosses gave her the green-light...

30th October 2008 7:02



Fascinating Fact 6263

VICTORIA BECKHAM will reportedly pocket $18.7 million (GBP12 million) after landing a modelling deal with top fashion house Armani. The...

30th October 2008 7:02



Tennant Steps Down As Doctor Who

Actor DAVID TENNANT will quit his role as DOCTOR WHO next year (09). The star has decided to step down as the Time Lord after filming wraps on four...

30th October 2008 7:02



Fascinating Fact 6264

Actor ZAC EFRON is set to earn $7.8 million (GBP5 million) in a movie remake of 1984's FOOTLOOSE. The HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL star has been tipped to...

30th October 2008 7:02



The Things They Say 10050

"I had a nice chat. They're lovely guys, really charismatic. We had a giggle." New BOND girl GEMMA ARTERTON enjoyed her brush with royalty at the...

30th October 2008 7:02



David Tennant To Quit As Doctor Who After 2009 Specials

David Tennant has announced he is to step down as Doctor Who, after the filming of four special episodes next year.The Scottish actor made the...

30th October 2008 8:36



Craig Talks Of 'Emotional' Bond At Quantum Of Solace Premiere

Quantum of Solace star Daniel Craig mixed with princes William and Harry at the Royal world premiere of the new James Bond film in London last...

30th October 2008 10:25



Bbc Trust To Investigate Brand And Ross Phone Scandal

The BBC's governing body is to investigate the telephone prank that led to the suspension of Jonathan Ross and Russell Brand quitting his radio...

30th October 2008 10:36



Sam Mendes To Take Legendary Comic Preacher To Screen

Sam Mendes has been named as the man to take Preacher, one of the most acclaimed comic book series ever, to the big screen.The 75-issue series,...

30th October 2008 11:09



Jackson Drops Raunchy Routine

JANET JACKSON pulled a raunchy dance routine from her concert in Michigan - to avoid falling foul of local obscenity laws. The singer has a segment...

30th October 2008 12:03



American Idol Bosses Block Contestant's Album

Bosses of hit TV talent contest AMERICAN IDOL are threatening legal action against a contestant who is due to release an album with a rival record...

30th October 2008 12:03



Etheridge Slams Proposition 8

MELISSA ETHERIDGE is convinced a move to ban same-sex marriages in California is destined to fail - because even her nine-year-old son branded it...

30th October 2008 12:03



Bono: 'New President Will Relaunch America'

U2 frontman BONO is excited about the upcoming U.S. presidential election - because it will be a great opportunity to "relaunch Brand USA". The star...

30th October 2008 12:03



Young Cancels Concert Rather Than Cross Picket Line

Singer NEIL YOUNG has scrapped a concert in Los Angeles - to respect the members of a planned union picket. The 62-year-old was scheduled to perform...

30th October 2008 12:03



Cox To Star In Single Mum Tv Comedy

Actress COURTENEY COX is set to star as a middle aged mum in a new comedy series from the creator of SCRUBS. The former Friends will play a...

30th October 2008 12:03



Connery Denies New Movie Role

LATEST: Former JAMES BOND star SIR SEAN CONNERY has denied reports he is set to come out of retirement for one last film. The 78-year-old has not...

30th October 2008 12:03



Seinfeld's Lawyer Blasts 'Manipulative' Chef

LATEST: A lawyer for JERRY SEINFELD has criticised the chef who accused his wife of plagiarism - branding her "manipulative" for bringing her young...

30th October 2008 12:03



The Things They Say 10051

"She is so beautiful. When I met her for the first time I thought she was so stunning. I was pretty embarrassed though - I wasn't wearing any make-up...

30th October 2008 12:03



Beckham: 'Money Is Killing Sport'

Soccer megastar DAVID BECKHAM has blasted the game's bosses - for rewarding young footballers with huge pay packets before they have made it in the...

30th October 2008 12:03



Singer/actress Reiner Dies

ESTELLE REINER - who famously gushed "I'll have what she's having" in WHEN HARRY MET SALLY - has died at the age of 94. The singer/actress, wife of...

30th October 2008 12:03



Randy Newman Postpones Tour

BECK has recruited Hollywood actress Chloe Sevigny to appear in the video for his latest track Gamma Ray.The rocker developed an initial version of...

30th October 2008 12:04



Top Gear Criticised Over Links To Arms Trade Firm

Links with a company which purchases arms fairs has seen popular BBC motoring show Top Gear come in for criticism.The Campaign Against Arms Trade...

30th October 2008 12:36



Bbc Is Big Winner As Tennant Leaves The Tardis At Ntas

The BBC was the major winner at the National Television Awards (NTAs) as the search began for a new Doctor Who.David Tennant took the outstanding...

30th October 2008 12:47



Randy Newman Postpones Tour

RANDY NEWMAN has been forced to postpone his forthcoming European tour due to ill health.The veteran singer-songwriter was scheduled to perform at...

30th October 2008 13:09



Adele Announces Us January Tour

After wowing viewers with her performance of her debut album 19 on SNL on last Saturday, ADELE announces 11 US tour dates in January '09. But she...

30th October 2008 14:18



Gallagher Attacks Media Furore Over Brand And Ross' Prank

Noel Gallagher has criticised the British media for blowing the row concerning Russell Brand and Jonathan Ross' radio prank out of all...

30th October 2008 14:58



Simon Cowell Offers To Save Totp Christmas Special

There could still be a Top of the Pops Christmas Special after Simon Cowell said he may buy the rights to the show from the BBC.It was announced on...

30th October 2008 15:09



Stone Denies Abandoning Britain

Soul singer JOSS STONE has refuted reports she has abandoned her native Devon, England in exchange for life in Los Angeles. The You Had Me hitmaker...

30th October 2008 16:02



Mtv Reunites Beatles For New Video Game

THE BEATLES are set to reunite on the small screen - MTV Games bosses are to dedicate a new video game to the band. After many months of...

30th October 2008 16:02



Carey 'Enjoying' Married Life

MARIAH CAREY has opened up about life with new husband NICK CANNON - insisting her marriage is "perfectly normal". The 38-year-old pop star wed...

30th October 2008 16:02



Stefani And Zuma's First Photo

GWEN STEFANI has shed her clothes to pose with newborn son ZUMA in his first official photo shoot. The singer and husband Gavin Rossdale welcomed...

30th October 2008 16:02



Gallagher Defends Brand

LATEST: OASIS star NOEL GALLAGHER has come to the defence of beleaguered comic RUSSELL BRAND - insisting the controversy of his recent radio prank...

30th October 2008 16:02



Jacksons To Stage Full Reunion

MICHAEL JACKSON and his sister JANET are to reunite with the rest of their siblings when THE JACKSON 5 hit the road for a new tour next year (09). ...

30th October 2008 16:02



Cher Blasts Cancer Reports

CHER has brushed off rumours a cancer diagnosis forced her to pull out of her Las Vegas shows earlier this month (08) - insisting she is fit and...

30th October 2008 16:02



Sarsgaard's Topless Table Tennis

Actor PETER SARSGAARD warms up for his nightly appearances in a Broadway play by playing topless table tennis in his New York apartment. The actor...

30th October 2008 16:02



Choreographer Arpino Dies

Ballet choreographer GERALD ARPINO has died. He was 85. Arpino - co-founder of the famed Joffrey Ballet - died on Wednesday (29Oct08) at his home in...

30th October 2008 16:02



Gomez Heading To Hollywood

Disney star SELENA GOMEZ is heading for the big screen - her hit TV show WIZARDS OF WAVERLY PLACE is to be made into a movie. Disney bosses have...

30th October 2008 16:02



Swayze: 'Work Helped Me Through Cancer Battle'

Actor PATRICK SWAYZE was keen to return to work after he was diagnosed with cancer - insisting his job has helped him cope with the life-threatening...

30th October 2008 16:02



Fascinating Fact 6265

VELVET REVOLVER bassist DUFF MCKAGAN joined FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL and ZZ TOP for a charity concert at the weekend (26Oct08) in Los...

30th October 2008 16:02



The Things They Say 10052

"Any person who I'm gonna date for longer than six months, I definitely am investing in something long-term. If I get married again, then it will be...

30th October 2008 16:02



Rogen Desperate To Strip On Screen

Funnyman SETH ROGEN is desperate to film a full frontal nude scene - because he's convinced it's the only way for a comedic actor to succeed in the...

30th October 2008 16:02



The Things They Say 10053

"There are not many people I would strip off for. Daniel was a very lucky boy to see me naked." New BOND girl GEMMA ARTERTON on her nude scene with...

30th October 2008 16:02



Graham To Make Broadway Debut

Actress LAUREN GRAHAM will make her Broadway debut in GUYS AND DOLLS next year (09). The Gilmore Girls star will play Miss Adelaide, the...

30th October 2008 16:02



The Things They Say 10054

"I hate that I'm a guy who knows how many carbohydrates are in bread. The fact that I know there are 22 grams of carbs in your average piece of whole...

30th October 2008 16:02



Bbc Trust Investigates Brand And Ross Phone Scandal

The BBC's governing body has met to discuss the telephone prank that led to the suspension of Jonathan Ross and Russell Brand quitting his radio...

30th October 2008 17:43



High Marks For Obama Infomercial

A total of 26.42 million Americans tuned in to Barack Obama's political infomercial on CBS, NBC and ABC Monday. NBC drew the most viewers, 9.85...

30th October 2008 17:54



World Series Finishes A Winner

The final two and a half innings of the 2008 World Series between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Tampa Bay Rays were watched by an average 16.68...

30th October 2008 17:54



Top Bbc Personalities Ousted

Russell Brand, best known in the U.S. for his performance as a narcissistic British rock star in Forgetting Sarah Marshall , and Jonathan Ross, the...

30th October 2008 17:54



Msnbc Doesn't Take Nbc Left, Says Study

A new study has indicated that NBC News programs have not been affected by their left-leaning counterparts on sibling MSNBC. The conclusion by the...

30th October 2008 17:54



Bond Is Back

Thousands of fans braced themselves against chilly weather in London's Leicester Square Wednesday night to watch celebrities, including Princes...

30th October 2008 18:05



Berlin Film Fest To Spotlight 70mm Classics

The Berlin Film Festival -- the Berlinale -- is planning to screen some 22 restored movies that were originally shot on 65mm or 70mm negative film...

30th October 2008 18:05



Myspace The Go-to Place For Movies

Nielsen Media Research, in a study conducted for the social-networking site MySpace, has determined that MySpace is the top destination on the...

30th October 2008 18:05



Indonesia Enacts Wide-ranging Pornography Law

Indonesia today (Thursday) was expected to pass what some regarded as the most wide-ranging anti-pornography bill ever enacted. According to the...

30th October 2008 18:05



Radio 2 Chief Quits Over Brand And Ross Phone Scandal

Radio 2 controller Lesley Douglas has resigned over the prank call controversy involving Russell Brand and Jonathan Ross.The BBC's governing body met...

30th October 2008 18:05



Radio 2 Chief Falls On Own Sword Over Brand/ross Row

Radio 2 controller Lesley Douglas has resigned over the prank call controversy involving Russell Brand and Jonathan Ross.Her resignation follows the...

30th October 2008 18:37



Backstreet Boys Outraged Over Trl Axe

Pop group BACKSTREET BOYS have called on MTV bosses to reconsider plans to scrap popular music show Total Request Live (TRL). The music channel's...

30th October 2008 19:07



Ronson Made Himself Sick At Diddy Gig

Celebrity DJ/producer MARK RONSON was left red-faced after indulging in several suspicious-tasting cakes at a recent event hosted by SEAN COMBS -...

30th October 2008 19:07



Cher Has No Retirement Plans

Legendary singer CHER sees no end to her decades-long career - because she wouldn't know what to do with herself if she wasn't performing. The star...

30th October 2008 19:07



Weiland's Political Rant

STONE TEMPLE PILOTS star SCOTT WEILAND is getting political - he has urged Americans to stop "turning a blind eye" to the country's economic...

30th October 2008 19:07



Injured Juror Delays Testimony In Spector Murder Retrial

Music producer PHIL SPECTOR's murder retrial has been delayed after a juror sustained an injury, postponing the first day of testimony. Superior...

30th October 2008 19:07



Trial Set For Miller Paparazzi Lawsuit

SIENNA MILLER's paparazzi lawsuit is going to trial - after the actress' lawyers accused photographers of waging a "campaign of harassment" against...

30th October 2008 19:07



Paparazzo Gives Conflicting Testimony In Reeves Court Case

KEANU REEVES got a boost in his ongoing court case against a paparazzo, after the photographer was accused of giving conflicting accounts of the...

30th October 2008 19:07



Jagger Forced Out Of New York Apartment

Rock legend MICK JAGGER's daughter ELIZABETH has been forced to move out of her New York home of four years - after the apartment's owners decided to...

30th October 2008 19:07



Music Mogul Mcgee Retires

Music mogul ALAN MCGEE is retiring after 25 years in the business - because record labels have become pointless, "like dinosaurs or trams". MCGee -...

30th October 2008 19:07



Common's Police Shock

Rapper COMMON is convinced his fame has turned him into a target for people desperate for a career boost - after a police officer who stopped him for...

30th October 2008 19:07



Spelling Envious Of Alba's Figure

Actress TORI SPELLING had a hard time regaining her pre-pregnancy figure, but looked to JESSICA ALBA for inspiration to shed the weight. The star...

30th October 2008 19:07



Craig Will Never Emulate 'Scary' Deniro

DANIEL CRAIG is in awe of ROBERT DeNIRO's portrayal of bad guys in film - because he doesn't consider himself "capable" of playing such roles. The...

30th October 2008 19:07



Hudson 'Dating' Davis

KATE HUDSON is dating her childhood pal, basketball star BARON DAVIS, according to reports. The Almost Famous actress has been involved with a...

30th October 2008 19:07



Haim Is Engaged

Former child star COREY HAIM is to wed his actress girlfriend TIFFANY SHEPIS. The couple first met 12 years ago on the set of 1996 film Fever Lake,...

30th October 2008 19:07



Fascinating Fact 6266

British model KATE MOSS's clothing collection caused a mini riot when the Christmas range launched on Tuesday (28Oct08). Shoppers queued for hours...

30th October 2008 19:07



Lopez Tapped To Host Late-night Tv

Comedian GEORGE LOPEZ has been tapped as the latest celebrity to host his own late-night talk show. The 47 year old's star turn in the Sandra...

30th October 2008 19:07



The Things They Say 10055

"I eat well all week but the incentive is one day out of that week I can eat whatever I want... I'll eat a whole week's worth of bad food in one day,...

30th October 2008 19:07



Rogen Blasts Cinema Chain Bosses

Comedy actor SETH ROGEN has lashed out at bosses of a U.S. cinema chain after his new film, ZACK AND MIRI MAKE A PORNO, was banned from its...

30th October 2008 19:07



Bbc Row: Ross Banned For 12 Weeks As Radio 2 Chief Goes

The BBC has banned Jonathan Ross for 12 weeks without pay over prank calls to the actor Andrew Sachs he made with Russell Brand.The suspension was...

30th October 2008 19:10



Cher Backs Obama For U.s. President

Pop singer CHER has offered her support to U.S. Presidential candidate BARACK OBAMA, insisting the nation needs someone to "heal" its divide. The...

30th October 2008 22:02



T.i. Still On Top

Rapper T.I. can't be knocked from the top of the U.S. pop charts - his hits claim the number one and number two spots for another week. Whatever You...

30th October 2008 22:02



Ice Cube Tapped For New Tv Role

Rapper ICE CUBE, who once urged N.W.A. fans to F**K THA POLICE, is now set to create a cop comedy show on TV. The hip-hop star-turned-actor has been...

30th October 2008 22:02



Carey Tips Off Starlets On How To Make An Exit

MARIAH CAREY has offered Hollywood's young female stars advice on how to get out of cars without exposing themselves to the lenses of the paparazzi. ...

30th October 2008 22:02



Mccready Set For Early Release

LATEST: Country star MINDY MCCREADY is set for a Halloween jailbreak - after serving just over half of a 60-day prison sentence for violating...

30th October 2008 22:02



Fall Out Boy Luggage Lost

Rockers FALL OUT BOY had a pre-Halloween scare when 31 cases of luggage and equipment were lost on a flight to Canada from Europe earlier this week...

30th October 2008 22:02



Beyonce Coy About Nervous Breakdown Comments

BEYONCE KNOWLES has spoken out about a recent magazine article in which she revealed she almost suffered a nervous breakdown, insisting she may have...

30th October 2008 22:02



Another Top Dancer Diagnosed With Endometriosis

Former 'N SYNC star LANCE BASS' DANCING WITH THE STARS partner LACEY SCHWIMMER has become the second professional on the hit U.S. show to be...

30th October 2008 22:02



Yeoh Campaigns For Child Helmet Law

Former BOND girl MICHELLE YEOH has launched a crusade for a new law requiring Vietnamese children to wear motorcycle crash helmets. The Chinese...

30th October 2008 22:02



Kidman Refuses To Show Off Her Baby

NICOLE KIDMAN refuses to show her baby daughter off to the world - because she's keen to keep her precious child as protected as possible. The...

30th October 2008 22:02



Shields Planning To Adopt

Actress BROOKE SHIELDS is planning to add to her family by adopting in 2009. The mum of two, who has become a champion for post-partum depression,...

30th October 2008 22:02



Kidman/urban Marriage Tested By Alcoholism

NICOLE KIDMAN's marriage to KEITH URBAN has already faced its ultimate test - his alcohol problems forced the then-newlyweds to go "to hell and...

30th October 2008 22:02



The Things They Say 10056

"You have to work at it but I wasn't always confident in myself. Just visually, as a kid growing up, I think I felt more comfortable with the whole...

30th October 2008 22:02



The Things They Say 10057

"The day of my birthday was an unusual day because my daughter was here visiting from L.A., so we had a day of things for her - and one of the last...

30th October 2008 22:02



Fogle Catches Flesh-eating Virus

British TV presenter BEN FOGLE has contracted a potentially life-threatening flesh-eating disease while filming a BBC series in Peru. The...

30th October 2008 22:02


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