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Pixie Lott To Release 'Fun' Fourth Album

26th November 2014

Pixie Lott will release her ''fun'' fourth album in January.The 'Mama Do' singer - who launched her greatest hits album 'Platinum Pixie' with a secret gig in association with Viber yesterday (25.11.14) - has taken...

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Claudia Winkleman's Strictly Nod Shows Bbc's "Determination" To Feature More Women

By Jack de Aguilar | 10th May 2014

The BBC’s entertainment correspondent, Lizo Mzimba said that, although Claudia Winkleman's appointment as host of Strictly Come Dancing was "not a huge surprise", it marked "a hugely significant step" for the BBC. "The new Strictly...

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Victoria Beckham's Birthday Celebrations

29th April 2014

Victoria Beckham's friends were left in a ''bit of a state'' after her birthday party on Saturday (26.04.14).The fashion designer - who was catapulted to the spotlight as part of the Spice Girls - was...

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Bruce Forsyth Not Up For Saturday's 'Strictly Come Dancing' After Falling Ill With Flu

By Holly Williams | 4th October 2013

Bruce Forsyth has been forced to withdraw from the upcoming Saturday show of 'Strictly Come Dancing' after suffering from a nasty onset of the dreaded flu.It's rare for the 85-year-old entertainer to miss a day...

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The Ultimate In Twee(d)? The Great British Sewing Bee, Reviewed

By Hayley Avron | 10th April 2013

Following in the footsteps of The Great British Bake Off, on BBC 2 is the next big thing in twinning National Pride with all things twee and old-fashioned. Or is it? The Great British Sewing...

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'The Great British Sewing Bee' Takes Over From Bbc's Popular 'Bake-off'

By Holly Williams | 3rd April 2013

Following the substantial success of 'The Great British Bake-Off', the BBC has returned with another TV contest; this time it's 'The Great British Sewing Bee'.The baking show garnered a phenomenal amount of viewing in 2012,...

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Can 'The Great British Sewing Bee' Rival The Bake Off?

By Jack de Aguilar | 2nd April 2013

Baking products went up in sales by around 600% during the peak of British Bake Off mania, so it was only a matter of time before the format was pushed into a different context. But...

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Lily Allen To Slaughter A Pig For Charity

6th March 2013

Lily Allen will slaughter a pig for one of her Twitter followers.The 'Not Fair' singer has teamed up with Comic Relief to join the Twitter Million campaign - a challenge on the social networking site...

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Pictures: Stars Come Out For Jonathan Ross' Halloween Bash

By Contributor | 1st November 2012

Flashing a big smile, teen actress Chloe Moretz struggled to keep in character at Jonathan Ross Halloween bashNo one throws a Halloween party like Jonathan Ross so it would seem! The great and the good...

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Harry Judd Goes 'Strictly Underwater' For Sport Relief

23rd March 2012

Harry Judd and Chelsee Healey have been doing their part for Sports Relief - as so many other stars and members of the general public - with the pair, who came first and second respectively...

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Frank Lampard Stars In Hilarious 'Outnumbered' Sketch

23rd March 2012

Frank Lampard, the Chelsea and England footballer, stars in a hilarious new sketch with the cast of comedy Outnumbered for Sport Relief. Lampard and young star Ramona Marquez filmed the segment during a recent Chelsea...

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Christine Bleakley And Frank Lampard 'Outnumbered' In Sport Relief Sketch

23rd March 2012

Trouble was always going to be afoot when Christine Bleakley and Frank Lampard found themselves face to face with the kids from the hit Bbc comedy 'Outnumbered,' the three tykes now well-known for running rings...

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Davina Mccall Saltues John Bishop For 'Amazing Journey'

23rd March 2012

Davina Mccall is gearing up for a night of presenting duties for tonight's televised Sport Relief coverage. She will be joined by the former footballer-turned-Tv-pundit Gary Lineker, Claudia Winkleman, Fearne Cotton, Dermot Oleary and Patrick...

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John Bishop's Five Days Of Pain Draws 5 Million Viewers

23rd March 2012

John Bishop 's Sport Relief fundraiser documentary, which aired on Bbc1 on Thursday evening (March 22, 2012) won the ratings battle over Itv1's romantic drama Love Life and pulled in 5 million viewers. The show...

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Holly Valance Early Favourite To Win Strictly Come Dancing

7th September 2011

Holly Valance has been named as an early favourite to win this years Strictly Come Dancing alongside MCFly's Harry Judd according to Australian singer will appear on the show alongside fellow celebrities such as...

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Kate Thornton Axed From Loose Women After Ratings Slump

11th July 2011

Kate Thornton, the British television presenter and former host of the X Factor, has been axed from Itv's 'Loose Women' after the show's ratings dramatically slumped, reports the UK's Sun newspaper. Kate Thornton and Zoe...

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Claudia Winkleman Gives Birth To Baby-boy

7th July 2011

Claudia Winkleman, the British television personality and 'Film 2011' presenter, has given birth to a baby-boy, according to the Press Association. Claudia Winkleman and her film producer husband Kris Thykier are already parents to eight-year-old...

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Zoe Ball Gets Strictly Come Dancing Job

6th July 2011

Zoe Ball is returning to television after landing the job on Strictly Come Dancing's spin-off show 'It Takes Two'. Ball, a former contestant on the reality show, will replace the outgoing Claudia Winkleman, reports the...

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Claudia Winkleman Pregnant With Third Child

1st March 2011

Claudia Winkleman is pregnant with her third child.The 'Film 2011' host - who already has two children, Jake, seven, and four-year-old Matilda, with husband Kris Thykier - has confirmed she will welcome baby number three...

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Joan Rivers Mocks 'Old' Madonna

18th August 2010

Joan Rivers has ridiculed Madonna for getting old.The 77-year-old comedienne attended the pop superstar's 52nd birthday party at London's exclusive Shoreditch House over the weekend and has now taken to her twitter page to mock...

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Bux Leaves Hell's Kitchen

26th April 2009

Model Danielle Bux has become the latest celebrity to leave this year's edition of Hell's Kitchen.The 29-year-old left the ITV1 show on Saturday night, meaning head chef Marco Pierre White and the voting public must...

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Hell's Kitchen Is Too Hot For Shameless Star Latham

20th April 2009

Actor Jody Latham has become the first contestant fired from the new series of Hell's Kitchen.The Shameless star had clashed with other contestants, including Anthea Turner and Grant Bovey, and later vaulted the fence of...

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White To Hell's Kitchen Contestants: Make Me A Sandwich

13th April 2009

Michelin-starred chef Marco Pierre White has already set the contestants on the new series of Hell's Kitchen their first test, making him a sandwich.White ordered the celebrities to carry out the task before the show...

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Claudia Winkleman Named As New Hell's Kitchen Host

23rd March 2009

Claudia Winkleman has won her first primetime hosting position and will present the next series of Hell's Kitchen, it has been announced.The 37-year-old will take over from Angus Deayton when the fourth series of the...

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Celebrity Contestants Revealed For Comic Relief Dance Show

4th February 2009

Dragon's Den judges, comedians and TV presenters are among the lineup for a new dance series for Comic Relief.Peter Jones, Deborah Meaden and Duncan Bannatyne will don their dancing shows for Let's Dance alongside the...

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Fuller Threatens To Sue Over S Club Questions

24th June 2003

AMERICAN IDOL guru SIMON FULLER is threatening to sue a TV presenter for asking now defunct pop band S CLUB about the money they earned whilst he managed them. The REACH stars walked out...

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S Club Storm Out Of Tv Show

23rd May 2003

Defunct British pop act S CLUB stormed out of a television interview last night (22MAY03) - after being quizzed about the amount of money they have made. Four members of the soon-to-split pop band...

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