27th December 2010

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Teena Marie Dead At 54

Singer/songwriter TEENA MARIE has died. She was 54.Born Mary Christine Brockert in California in March, 1956, the Grammy Award-nominated star found...

27th December 2010 2:42



Teena Marie Dead At 54

Singer/songwriter TEENA MARIE has died. She was 54.Born Mary Christine Brockert in California in March, 1956, the Grammy Award-nominated star found...

27th December 2010 8:03



Batt Pays Online Tribute To Wombles Creator Beresford

British musician MIKE BATT has written an online essay to pay tribute to the creator of the beloved U.K. children's stories, which helped him achieve...

27th December 2010 8:03



Mraz Engaged To Prettyman

Singer JASON MRAZ is set to wed singer/songwriter TRISTAN PRETTYMAN after proposing on Thursday night (23Dec10).The I'm Yours star, 33, popped the...

27th December 2010 8:03



Country Star Bentley Welcomes Christmas Baby

Country singer DIERKS BENTLEY and his wife CASSIDY are celebrating after becoming parents for a second time.Little Jordan was born early on Christmas...

27th December 2010 8:03



Stuntman In A Coma After The Hangover Ii Accident

A stuntman has been hospitalised in Thailand after he was involved in an accident on the set of THE HANGOVER sequel.Australian daredevil Scott MCLean...

27th December 2010 8:03



The Things They Say 19610

"When I was a little girl, I was never really allowed to watch videos of Cher and Madonna because they were a little risque. And then of course I...

27th December 2010 8:03



Cardle & Take That Still On Top In The U.k.

Singer MATT CARDLE and TAKE THAT will ring in 2011 as they closed out 2010 - at the top of the U.K. charts.The X Factor talent show winner has scored...

27th December 2010 8:03



Cyrus Joins Sister For Christmas Day Karaoke

MILEY CYRUS thrilled her family with a karaoke rendition of her 2010 hit CAN'T BE TAMED on Christmas Day (25Dec10).The 18 year old joined sister...

27th December 2010 8:03



Generous Perry Pays For Fire Victim's Rent

Moviemaker TYLER PERRY has given an 88-year-old grandmother a Christmas to remember after paying for her to rent a home for a year after she was the...

27th December 2010 8:03



Olympics Documentarian Greenspan Dies

Revered documentary maker BUD GREENSPAN has lost his battle with Parkinson's disease.The 100 Years of Olympic Glory director died in New York on...

27th December 2010 8:03



Hemingway's Hound In The Dog House After Attack

Actress MARIEL HEMINGWAY's pet pit bull terrier is under investigation by Animal Control officials in Los Angeles after the pooch allegedly attacked...

27th December 2010 8:03



Anderson Pays Off Latest Tax Debt

PAMELA ANDERSON's publicist is playing down reports the actress/model is facing another tax dilemma, insisting a new claim has already been...

27th December 2010 8:03



Romay Dead At 91

Singer/actress LINA ROMAY has died at the age of 91.The star passed away from natural causes on 17 December (10) at a hospital in Pasadena,...

27th December 2010 8:03



Actress Smith Weds

Actress TASHA SMITH will ring in the New Year (11) as a married woman after secretly exchanging vows with her fiance earlier this month (Dec10).The...

27th December 2010 8:03



Goodwin Engaged

Actress GINNIFER GOODWIN will be celebrating her next Christmas as a married woman - she's engaged to wed her boyfriend of two years.The He's Just...

27th December 2010 8:03



The Things They Say 19612

"My mother at one point said, 'Instead of giving you the gift, I gave it to someone else,' and I was like 'Why?' She said, 'Because we need to learn...

27th December 2010 8:03



The Things They Say 19611

"It was all in good fun. She stitched it up herself. It was fine." TOM ARNOLD plays down ex-wife ROSEANNE's butcher knife attack, which left him with...

27th December 2010 8:03



Arnold & Schwarzenegger Reprimanded By Shriver Over Phone Chat

TRUE LIES co-stars and pals TOM ARNOLD and ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER were made to feel like naughty schoolboys by the action man's tough wife MARIA...

27th December 2010 8:03



The Ting Tings Addicted To Touring

The Ting Tings singer Katie White is worried she has become "addicted to playing live shows".The pop star was surprised at how "emotional" and...

27th December 2010 9:03



Jarvis Cocker Likes Tight Underwear

Jarvis Cocker only wears tight-fitting underpants.The Pulp star refuses to wear baggy boxer shorts as he hates the lack of support they offer.He...

27th December 2010 9:36



Hugh Hefner To Marry Playmate Crystal

Playboy boss Hugh Hefner is to marry 24-year-old model Crystal Harris. The 84-year-old publishing mogul took to twitter to announce the engagement -...

27th December 2010 10:28



Simon Cowell Judges Christmas Karaoke

Simon Cowell celebrated Christmas Day (25.12.10) by judging a karaoke contest.The music mogul spent the holiday at the Sandy Lane resort in Barbados...

27th December 2010 10:32



Ginnifer Goodwin Gets Engaged

Ginnifer Goodwin has got engaged.The 'He's Just Not That Into You' star - who has been dating actor Joey Kern for almost two years - told friends of...

27th December 2010 10:38



Daniel Craig Celebrates Christmas With Weisz

Daniel Craig spent Christmas Day (25.12.10) with Rachel Weisz, sparking rumours of romance. The James Bond star - who ended his engagement to...

27th December 2010 10:38



The Ting Tings Addicted To Touring

The Ting Tings singer Katie White is worried she has become "addicted to playing live shows".The pop star was surprised at how "emotional" and...

27th December 2010 10:47



Ed Zwick Needed Nudity From Jake And Anne

Ed Zwick believes nudity was crucial to the story told in 'Love & Other Drugs'. The director cast Jake Gyllenhaal and Anne Hathaway in the comedy...

27th December 2010 10:53



David Lynch Predicts Web Future For Films

David Lynch thinks movies will eventually only be available to download from the internet. The 'Mulholland Drive' director is a champion of new...

27th December 2010 11:02



The Game Victim Of Christmas Eve Theft

A Christmas Eve (24Dec10) shopping trip ended in disaster for THE GAME - the rapper's car was broken into while he was out collecting last-minute...

27th December 2010 12:02



Sorum Spooked By Headless Ghost In Haunted Studio

Rocker MATT SORUM had a scare when he first tested his producer skills at Hollywood's haunted Studio 56 - the ghost of a decapitated man who had been...

27th December 2010 12:02



Diddy Agrees To Pay Model's Hair Bill

SEAN COMBS has agreed to cover the costs for a model's hair repair after she came too close to a candle at a pre-Christmas party he threw.Miyoki...

27th December 2010 12:02



Goldie's Message To Split Families

DJ-turned-actor GOLDIE has sent a heartfelt Christmas message to "absent" relatives during the festive season - three months after his son was jailed...

27th December 2010 12:02



Rascal's Tv Show Axed

DIZZEE RASCAL's attempts to forge a TV career have flopped - the British rapper's talent-spotting show MUST BE THE MUSIC has been axed.The Bonkers...

27th December 2010 12:02



Madonna's Festive Gifts For Malawi Orphans

MADONNA made sure orphaned children in Malawi had a merry Christmas - she sent boxes of toys, clothes and other gifts to her charity in the African...

27th December 2010 12:02



Boyle Pities Young Burglar

Scottish singing sensation SUSAN BOYLE has forgiven the teenage burglar who stole cash from her home.The star returned to her house in West Lothian,...

27th December 2010 12:02



Spider-man Star 'Fortunate To Be Alive'

SPIDER-MAN musical stuntman CHRISTOPHER TIERNEY walked again on Christmas Eve (24Dec10) for the first time since an onstage accident which left him...

27th December 2010 12:02



Sheen Victim Of Christmas Death Hoax

CHARLIE SHEEN's ex-wife DENISE RICHARDS has taken to the internet to dispel rumours her former partner was killed in a snowboarding accident on...

27th December 2010 12:02



Former Rehab Worker Drops Charges Against Lohan

A former rehab worker who accused LINDSAY LOHAN of lashing out at her has dropped a criminal complaint against the troubled actress.Dawn Holland...

27th December 2010 12:02



Craig Strolls Hand-in-hand With Weisz

BOND actor DANIEL CRAIG has sparked more rumours about his love life after he was pictured strolling hand-in-hand with fellow Hollywood star RACHEL...

27th December 2010 12:02



Jackman Injured In Cricket Stunt

HUGH JACKMAN was left nursing a painful groin injury after a TV cricket stunt with Australian bowler SHANE WARNE on Sunday (26Dec10) went wrong.The...

27th December 2010 12:02



Kidman's 'Deep Fear' As An Older Mother

NICOLE KIDMAN has become a "totally different" mum to her daughter SUNDAY ROSE after first experiencing motherhood with her adopted kids with...

27th December 2010 12:02



Cruz's Near Miss At Lakers Game

PENELOPE CRUZ had a lucky escape during a Christmas Day (25Dec10) trip to a basketball match when a towering player fell into the crowd and almost...

27th December 2010 12:02



Schreiber Stopped By Cops In Sydney

LIEV SCHREIBER was given an unwanted Christmas present by cops in Sydney on Christmas Eve (24Dec10) - the Hollywood actor was handed a traffic ticket...

27th December 2010 12:02



Dunaway Case Delayed Over Broken Wrist

Hollywood legend FAYE DUNAWAY has asked a judge to postpone her legal battle with a film editor after she broke her wrist in a fall.The Chinatown...

27th December 2010 12:02



Black Swan Producer Lawsuit Underway

Executives at a film production company in New York are locked in a legal battle with the company's former president over who won the firm a credit...

27th December 2010 12:02



Fascinating Fact 10557

A set of dentures worn by Britain's wartime Prime Minister SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL is expected to sell for $18,000 (£12,000) at auction next month...

27th December 2010 12:02



Fascinating Fact 10556

JOHN BARROWMAN has been named the winner of this year's (10) Christmas edition of British TV talent show Strictly Come Dancing.

27th December 2010 12:02



Fascinating Fact 10555

ALYSSA MILANO, JENNIFER LOVE HEWITT and BRANDY were among the stars who volunteered to feed the homeless at the Los Angeles Mission on Christmas Eve...

27th December 2010 12:02



Fascinating Fact 10554

BRAD PITT and ANGELINA JOLIE and their six children spent Christmas in Namibia - the African country where the couple's first biological child,...

27th December 2010 12:02



Barnes Keeps Narnia Sword Under His Bed

CHRONICLES OF NARNIA star BEN BARNES is well prepared for intruders at his London home - he keeps a replica of his sword from the film franchise...

27th December 2010 12:02



Boyle Facing Further Probe Into Price Son Jokes

Scottish funnyman FRANKIE BOYLE's woes are worsening - he is facing a possible probe by a human rights watchdog over his jibes about...

27th December 2010 12:02



The Things They Say 19613

"I feel like a kid in my pyjamas... I can only say how it feels and it feels pretty special. It feels like a dream realised and a fantasy realised. I...

27th December 2010 12:02



Colin Firth Likes 'Weathered' Looks

Colin Firth likes having a "weathered" face. The British actor - who worked alongside fashion designer Tom Ford on his debut movie 'A Single Man' in...

27th December 2010 12:03



James Franco Sends Cheeky Video Message

James Franco and his grandmother have recorded a cheeky video message.The 32-year-old actor - who is to host the 2011 Oscars alongside Anne Hathaway...

27th December 2010 14:00



Morissette Gives Birth

ALANIS MORISSETTE received an extra special gift over the holiday weekend (24-25Dec10) - the singer gave birth to a son on Christmas Day.The Ironic...

27th December 2010 16:07



Westlife Won't Split, Says Filan

Irish pop stars WESTLIFE have vowed never to split and pursue solo careers - because they're convinced life is more fun in a boy band.The Swear It...

27th December 2010 16:07



Stars Gagged In Gay Marriage Shoot

CHER, actor VERNE TROYER, and former SPICE GIRLS star MELANIE BROWN are pictured gagged by duct tape for a new photoshoot supporting a gay marriage...

27th December 2010 16:07



Church's Swine Flu Fears

CHARLOTTE CHURCH fears she is facing a trip to hospital - she's convinced she and her children have caught deadly swine flu.The potentially lethal...

27th December 2010 16:07



Stars Pay Tribute To Teena Marie

Stars including SEAN COMBS and MARY J. BLIGE are leading tributes to late singer/songwriter TEENA MARIE, who died over the weekend (25-26Dec10).The...

27th December 2010 16:07



Quadriplegic Pens Sackhoff Movie

Actress KATEE SACKHOFF's new movie, SEXY EVIL GENIUS, has been written by a quadriplegic Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) sufferer who can't...

27th December 2010 16:07



Wilson Wants Gaga For Zoolander Sequel

LADY GAGA could be set for her first big movie role - OWEN WILSON is considering her for a part in the ZOOLANDER sequel.Wilson and Ben Stiller are...

27th December 2010 16:07



Kidman Shut Out Of Grief Counselling Group

NICOLE KIDMAN wanted to attend group grief counselling sessions to prepare for her role in harrowing new movie RABBIT HOLE - but she was banned from...

27th December 2010 16:07



Lovato Left Rehab For Christmas

Troubled teen star DEMI LOVATO was given a short break from rehab over the holiday weekend (25-26Dec10) to spend Christmas Day with her family.The...

27th December 2010 16:07



The Things They Tweet 1321

"Eric is the perfect addition to our family. We all stayed at my parents' on xmas eve." JESSICA SIMPSON enjoyed her first Christmas with fiance ERIC...

27th December 2010 16:07



Richards Has 3,000 Guitars

Rocker KEITH RICHARDS spends a fortune on storing his collection of 3,000 guitars - but he only ever plays 15 of them onstage or in a recording...

27th December 2010 16:07



The Things They Say 19615

"I can't wait to see my a** in 3D. How cool will that be? I was really excited to hear they were making the movie in 3D. I mean, no one gets that...

27th December 2010 16:07



The Things They Say 19614

"I get turned on in the woods or on the shore, like at a beach house, or where you're isolated. Risky situations don't excite me at all, though. I...

27th December 2010 16:07



Sevigny Hates 'It' Girls

Edgy actress CHLOE SEVIGNY has taken aim at PEACHES GELDOF and the other modern 'It' girls - because they're nothing like the iconic socialites of...

27th December 2010 16:07



Garfield's Doubts Over The Social Network

ANDREW GARFIELD nearly turned down the chance to star in THE SOCIAL NETWORK because he thought making a movie about Facebook was a "crazy" idea.The...

27th December 2010 16:07



Lohan Comedy Movie In The Works

The life of troubled actress LINDSAY LOHAN has inspired the plot of a new comedy movie starring JOAN COLLINS and LYDIA HEARST.Dogs in Pocketbooks is...

27th December 2010 16:07



Swank To Launch Clothing Line

HILARY SWANK is set to become the latest star to launch a clothing line - she's busy designing a sporty "outdoor" range.The Oscar-winning actress has...

27th December 2010 16:07



The Things They Say 19616

"It's very specific what we're trying to achieve in terms of body type... Rest assured, there's a lot of people who are helping me with it because I...

27th December 2010 16:07



Portman Pregnant And Engaged

NATALIE PORTMAN will be ringing in the New Year as a mum-to-be - the actress has confirmed she's pregnant, and engaged.The Star Wars star has...

27th December 2010 17:16



Jon Stewart A Modern-day Ed Murrow?

In what today's (Monday) New York Times suggested was an Edward R. Murrow/Walter Cronkite moment in terms of the media's influence on public policy,...

27th December 2010 18:55



Sunday Night Football Will Be Played On Tuesday

Sunday will come on Tuesday this week following the NFL's postponement of the Vikings-Eagles Sunday Night Football game because of "public safety...

27th December 2010 18:55



Nbc Hardest Hit By Eastern Snowstorm

Without Sunday Night Football on its schedule, NBC fell from first to last place in the Sunday primetime ratings. Because of the NFL's decision to...

27th December 2010 18:55



Holiday Box Office Bah, Humbug!

Studios and theater owners were no doubt in full agreement with Ebenezer Scrooge's assessment of the Christmas holiday this weekend as total ticket...

27th December 2010 18:55



Movie Reviews Somewhere

Sofia Coppola's Somewhere got off to a so-so start, earning $196,200 between Wednesday and Sunday at seven theaters. Early reviews are diametrically...

27th December 2010 18:55



Oscar Ballots Go Out

Nomination ballots are due to be mailed out today (Monday) for this year's Academy Awards competition. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and...

27th December 2010 18:56



No Illegal Drugs Found At Marie's Home

Police investigating singer/songwriter TEENA MARIE's cause of death have reportedly ruled out an illegal drug overdose following a search of her...

27th December 2010 19:01



Grammer Hopes To Rush Divorce And Marry Fiancee

Actor KELSEY GRAMMER is hoping to rush through his divorce from estranged wife CAMILLE so he can wed his new girlfriend early in the New Year...

27th December 2010 19:01



Portman Pregnant And Engaged

NATALIE PORTMAN will be ringing in the New Year as a mum-to-be - the actress has confirmed she's pregnant, and engaged.The Star Wars star has...

27th December 2010 19:01



Crespo Parts Ways With Rocker Van Dahl

Former AEROSMITH guitarist JIMMY CRESPO is on the search for a new vocalist after firing rocker CHRIS VAN DAHL from his new band.Crespo, best known...

27th December 2010 19:01



Eagles Nervous About First Ever China Concerts

EAGLES rocker JOE WALSH is gripped with nerves ahead of the band's first planned concerts in China next year (11) - because he has "no idea" what to...

27th December 2010 19:01



Jesus Christ Superstar To Be A Star-studded World Tour?

ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER and TIM RICE's upcoming global tour of their JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR musical looks set to be a star-studded affair - everyone...

27th December 2010 19:01



Bieber's Boxing Day Shopping Spree Sparks Chaos

JUSTIN BIEBER's holiday shopping spree sparked a security scare for police on Sunday (26Dec10) after he was mobbed by hundreds of fans at a mall in...

27th December 2010 19:01



Baker Tops U.s. Tv Salary List

Aussie actor SIMON BAKER has landed at the top of a new U.S. TV salary list - after reportedly signing a $30 million (£20 million) deal to extend...

27th December 2010 19:01



Prinze, Jr. Sued Over Car Crash

Actor FREDDIE PRINZE, JR. is facing legal action from a man who alleges he suffered severe neck injuries in a 2009 car crash.According to legal...

27th December 2010 19:01



Show Must Go On For Broadway Stars Despite Blizzard

Broadway bosses are forging ahead with all scheduled theatre performances, despite dangerous blizzard conditions in New York City.Traffic across...

27th December 2010 19:01



Rimes Engaged To Cibrian - For Real This Time!

LEANN RIMES will ring in the New Year (11) as a bride-to-be - her actor boyfriend EDDIE CIBRIAN proposed to her over Christmas.The couple has been at...

27th December 2010 21:52



Blizzard Prompts Joel's Daughter To Postpone New York Show

New York's blizzard has prompted BILLY JOEL's singer/songwriter daughter ALEXA RAY to postpone Monday's (27Dec10) Oak Room concert at the Plaza...

27th December 2010 21:56



Prankster Comes Clean Over Dylan Pizza Joke

BOB DYLAN has been cleared in a pizza party mix-up - a prankster has come forward and confessed he was the guy who conned a Massachusetts parlour...

27th December 2010 21:56



Victim's Family Brands G-dep An 'Idiot' For Murder Confession

The family of the man killed by SEAN COMBS' former protege G-DEP has taken aim at the rapper, branding him an "idiot" for confessing to the...

27th December 2010 21:56



Bieber Wants To Take Bieber Fever To Romanian Orphans

Pop star JUSTIN BIEBER wants to hug a Romanian orphan in 2011.The Baby singer reveals he's haunted by images he has seen of the parent-less tots in...

27th December 2010 21:56



Rimes Engaged To Cibrian - For Real This Time!

LEANN RIMES will ring in the New Year (11) as a bride-to-be - her actor boyfriend EDDIE CIBRIAN proposed to her over Christmas.The couple has been at...

27th December 2010 21:56



Douglas To Receive Palm Springs Honour

MICHAEL DOUGLAS is set to receive a top honour at the upcoming Palm Springs International Film Festival in California.The ailing actor will receive...

27th December 2010 21:56



Webber Planning To Take Oz To Kansas After U.s. Talent Search

ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER is in talks with U.S. TV executives over plans to bring his WIZARD OF OZ talent search to America.The composer is hoping to...

27th December 2010 21:56



Chamberlain Advises Gay Stars Not To 'Come Out'

Veteran actor RICHARD CHAMBERLAIN is urging gay actors not to follow in his footsteps by 'coming out' - insisting the admission has damaged his...

27th December 2010 21:56



Portman 'Indescribably Happy' To Be Pregnant And Engaged

NATALIE PORTMAN is cooing about her new baby and marriage news, insisting she's "indescribably happy" to be pregnant and engaged.Portman's publicist...

27th December 2010 21:56



Fascinating Fact 10559

Country singer TRISHA YEARWOOD's Home Cooking cookbook has been named among the five worst cookbooks of 2010 by American organisation Physicians...

27th December 2010 21:56



Fascinating Fact 10558

Soul star AARON NEVILLE teamed up with veteran thespian JAMES EARL JONES for a quirky spoken word and song rendition of festive tale 'Twas The Night...

27th December 2010 21:56



The Things They Say 19617

"There are a lot of black people who swore by her and believed in her, as far as her music was concerned." The O'JAYS founder EDDIE LEVERT remembers...

27th December 2010 21:56



The Things They Say 19619

"It's very comfortable when I meet the woman - because we've got that outta the way. It's weird when I meet her parents and they're like, 'Hey, loved...

27th December 2010 21:56



The Things They Say 19618

"The main things I had to learn was how to shoot a gun and roll a cigarette." Teenager HAILEE STEINFELD on the skills she picked up for her role in...

27th December 2010 21:56



Fascinating Fact 10560

TRUE GRIT star JEFF BRIDGES is set to become a first-time grandfather in 2011 - his eldest daughter Isabelle is expecting her first child in April.

27th December 2010 21:56



Peet's Awful London Schooldays Come Back To Haunt Her On Irish Trip

Actress AMANDA PEET has awful memories of her school days in England - she was made to eat "maggot infested" Spam.The 2012 star has recently returned...

27th December 2010 21:56



Lohan Unhappy With Hearst Casting In Movie

LINDSAY LOHAN's father has blasted casting reports heiress LYDIA HEARST SHAW is to play a character based on his daughter in a new TV movie,...

27th December 2010 21:56



The Things They Say 19620

"Burt Lancaster and I were the first probably known people to participate. I did the letters of the day and Burt did the numbers... I said to the...

27th December 2010 21:56


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