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Carrie Fisher Was 'Joking' About Star Wars Return

7th March 2013

A representative for Carrie Fisher has clarified reports the star is set to reprise her role as Princess Leia in the much-anticipated Star Wars revamp, insisting the actress was just "joking" about her involvement in...

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Dustin Hoffman And Kiefer Sutherland Back Piers Morgan On Gun Control

4th March 2013

Dustin Hoffman, Kiefer Sutherland and Jamie Foxx have all backed newsman Piers Morgan in his quest to highlight gun control issues in America.The British journalist is an outspoken critic of current U.S. gun laws and...

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Jesse Tyler Ferguson Turned Publicist For Cruise Survivor Aunt

28th February 2013

Actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson turned publicist for his aunt last year (12), when she was a passenger aboard the ill-fated cruise Costa Concordia, by connecting her with media outlets covering survival stories of the disaster.The...

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Jamie Foxx Marks Anniversary Of Trayvon Martin's Death In New York

27th February 2013

Actor Jamie Foxx led a candle-lit vigil to slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin in New York on Tuesday (26Feb13) to mark the one-year anniversary of the high school student's death.The Ray star was among the...

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Jesse Williams Criticises Django Unchained's Lazy Portrayal Of Slavery

20th February 2013

Actor Jesse Williams has become the latest star to criticise filmmaker Quentin Tarantino and his Oscar nominated movie Django Unchained, accusing the director of presenting audiences with a "lazy, oversimplified reduction" of black history.In an...

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Thandie Newton: 'Dirty Director Shot Up My Skirt At Casting Call And Showed Friends'

15th February 2013

Actress Thandie Newton was sexually exploited by an unnamed director when she was a teenager starting out in the movie business.The Crash star joined thousands of people across the world on Valentine's Day (14Feb13) to...

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Time Warner Cable Channels Buoy Conglomerate

7th February 2013

Time Warner may be the only media conglomerate among the top five -- the others are Comcast (NBC), News Corp (Fox), Disney (ABC) and National Amusements (CBS) -- without a broadcast network of its own...

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Snowmobiler Caleb Moore Dies After Winter X Games Crash

31st January 2013

Champion snowmobiler Caleb Moore has died after sustaining serious injuries during a crash at the 2013 Winter X Games.He passed away on Thursday (31Jan13), exactly one week after he flipped over the handlebars of his...

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Alec Baldwin's Wife Wants To Move To Spain

31st January 2013

Alec Baldwin's wife wants the couple to give up its home in America and move to her native Spain.The 30 Rock star married Spanish fitness instructor Hilaria Thomas last year (12) and they are rumoured...

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Stars Give Away Sundance Swag Bags To Charity

25th January 2013

Actresses Octavia Spencer, Jane Lynch and Jennifer Coolidge are among the stars putting their celebrity status to good use at the Sundance Film Festival by giving away their swanky gift bags to charity.Throughout the 10-day...

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Readers Sue Lance Armstrong For Book Refunds

24th January 2013

Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong is facing a class-action lawsuit from readers of his autobiography who want their money back after his doping confession.The sports star spent years vehemently denying the cheating allegations which have blighted...

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Johnny Rzeznik Quits Drinking

23rd January 2013

Goo Goo Dolls frontman Johnny Rzeznik has a new outlook on life after putting down the bottle.The Iris hitmaker opened up for the first time about his longtime struggle with alcohol and depression during an...

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Goo Goo Dolls' Johnny Rzeznik Is Engaged

22nd January 2013

Goo Goo Dolls frontman Johnny Rzeznik is engaged.The Slide hitmaker recently proposed to his girlfriend of eight years, Melina Gallo. The couple met at a New York City record store signing and now plan...

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Goo Goo Dolls' Johnny Rzeznik Is Engaged

22nd January 2013

Goo Goo Dolls frontman Johnny Rzeznik is engaged.The Slide hitmaker recently proposed to his girlfriend of eight years, Melina Gallo. The couple met at a New York City record store signing and now plan...

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Christian Bale Heads To Disneyland With Chinese Activist

21st January 2013

Batman Begins star Christian Bale treated blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng to a family day out on Sunday (20Jan13) by taking him to Disneyland in California.The Welsh actor forged an unlikely friendship with Guangcheng last...

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Beyonce & Kelly Clarkson Light Up The Crowd At Barack Obama's Inauguration

21st January 2013

Beyonce, Kelly Clarkson and James Taylor saluted U.S. President Barack Obama in Washington, D.C. on Monday (21Jan13) by performing at his inauguration ceremony.Obama was sworn in for a second term with Vice President Joe Biden...

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Lupe Fiasco Booted Off Stage At Barack Obama Inauguration Gig

21st January 2013

Rapper Lupe Fiasco was escorted off the stage at a gig held in honour of Barack Obama's inauguration on Sunday (20Jan13) after launching into an angry rant about the U.S. President.The hip-hop star was booked...

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Stars React To Lance Armstrong Doping Admission

18th January 2013

Lena Dunham, Rita Wilson and Piers Morgan are among the stars who have expressed their distaste after disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong finally confessed to using illegal performance enhancing drugs.After years of vehemently denying doping allegations,...

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Arnold Schwarzenegger Spent Years Fighting For Conan Revival

17th January 2013

Arnold Schwarzenegger spent years campaigning for movie bosses to bring him back as big screen barbarian Conan because no one would take his idea seriously at first.The Hollywood tough guy recently confirmed plans to step...

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Joss Whedon: 'The Avengers Sequel Prevented Me From Directing New Star Wars'

16th January 2013

Filmmaker Joss Whedon has been forced to turn down the job of a lifetime directing the new Star Wars movie due to scheduling issues with his sequel to The Avengers.The Buffy the Vampire Slayer creator...

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Kenny Chesney Performs Amazing Grace In Memory Of Sandy Hook Victims

15th January 2013

Country singer Kenny Chesney gave an emotional performance on U.S. Tv on Monday night (14Jan13) to mark the first month anniversary of the Connecticut school shootings.U.S. newsman Anderson Cooper hosted a special Cnn show called...

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Report: Nbc Ignoring Curry's Request To Depart

10th January 2013

One week after reportedly asking NBC to let her out of her contract, Ann Curry is still waiting for a response, RadarOnline.com reported on Wednesday. The gossip website reported last week that Jeff Zucker, Curry's...

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Padma Lakshmi Disgusted By India Gang-rape Horror

9th January 2013

Model-turned-TV-host Padma Lakshmi was "sickened" by the brutal rape and murder of a young woman in her native India but insists she is "not surprised" by the attack.Jyoti Singh, a 23-year-old student, was gang-raped and...

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Tlc Set For Tv Biopic

4th January 2013

U.S. Tv producers are set to make a biopic about R&B group Tlc.Tionne 'T-Boz' Watkins, Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes, and Rozonda 'Chilli' Thomas made it big in the 1990s with hits like Creep, Waterfalls, and...

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T-boz Left Partially Blind And Deaf After Brain Tumour Surgery

2nd January 2013

Tlc star T-Boz was left partially blind and deaf after undergoing brain surgery in 2006.The singer, real name Tionne Watkins, has struggled with health problems since she was seven after being diagnosed with a potentially-fatal...

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Anne Curry To Replace Anderson Cooper At Cnn?

2nd January 2013

Incoming CNN chief Jeff Zucker would like to replace Anderson Cooper with Ann Curry and make Cooper a roving international correspondent, according to RadarOnline.com. However, it inidcated, he faces the seemingly insurmountable obstacle of Curry's...

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Piers Morgan: I Will "Seriously Consider Deporting Myself"

2nd January 2013

CNN host Piers Morgan has hit back at gun-control opponents who have called on President Obama to deport him. A petition that they have mounted on the White House website has now garnered nearly 100,000...

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Anne Curry To Replace Anderson Cooper At Cnn?

2nd January 2013

Incoming CNN chief Jeff Zucker would like to replace Anderson Cooper with Ann Curry and make Cooper a roving international correspondent, according to RadarOnline.com. However, it inidcated, he faces the seemingly insurmountable obstacle of Curry's...

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Piers Morgan: I Will "Seriously Consider Deporting Myself"

2nd January 2013

CNN host Piers Morgan has hit back at gun-control opponents who have called on President Obama to deport him. A petition that they have mounted on the White House website has now garnered nearly 100,000...

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Hannity, O'reilly See Ratings Plummet

2nd January 2013

Politico.com media columnist Dylan Byers has taken issue with New York Daily News TV writer Don Kaplan, who on Sunday headlined his column Political commentator Sean Hannity was one of the big losers in the...

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