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Election Viewing Down From 2008

8th November 2012

Some 66.8 million viewers watched the election returns during primetime on the broadcast and cable networks, according to Nielsen Research. That figure was down nearly 7 percent from the 71.5 million who tuned in to...

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Psy Stunned Scooter Braun Was Interested In Manager Deal

8th November 2012

South Korean rapper Psy ordered Justin Bieber's manager Scooter Braun to prove his identity as he refused to believe the music mogul wanted to work with him.The star has gained a cult following thanks to...

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Sally Field Packed On Pounds For Lincoln Role

3rd November 2012

Actress Sally Field packed on 25 pounds (11 kilograms) to play former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln's wife Mary Todd in Steven Spielberg's new film.The Forrest Gump star portrays America's 16th First Lady and mother of...

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Parker Posey Turned Down Girl, Interrupted Role

3rd November 2012

Parker Posey turned down the role in Girl, Interrupted which won Angelina Jolie an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress.The Dazed and Confused star was one of the actresses being courted for the part of sociopath...

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Enrique Iglesias Supports National Marrow Registry On Tour

31st October 2012

Singer Enrique Iglesias is using his world tour to help save lives by setting up health stands to promote the need for bone marrow donations.Bosses behind the organisation Love Hope Strength (Lhs) will be at...

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Storm Plays Havoc With Tv

30th October 2012

As dozens of network-owned and -affiliated stations opted out of their regular programming and switched to local coverage of Hurricane -- now Tropical Storm -- Sandy, some networks decided to drop original episodes Monday night...

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Networks Go With The Wind

29th October 2012

Ordinarily, the major broadcast and cable networks would be devoting most of their news coverage this week to the final campaigning of the 2012 presidential election, expecting some sort of traditional October surprise" from one...

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Networks Go With The Wind

29th October 2012

Ordinarily, the major broadcast and cable networks would be devoting most of their news coverage this week to the final campaigning of the 2012 presidential election, expecting some sort of traditional October surprise from one...

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Ap And Networks Cutting Back Exit Polling

26th October 2012

The consortium formed by ABC, CBS, CNN, Fox News Channel, NBC and the AP to poll voters as they exit the voting booth on election night is cutting back this year, reflecting what the AP...

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Ap And Networks Cutting Back Exit Polling

26th October 2012

The consortium formed by ABC, CBS, CNN, Fox News Channel, NBC and the AP to poll voters as they exit the voting booth on election night is cutting back this year, reflecting what the AP...

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Christian Bale Presents Award To Chinese Activist

25th October 2012

BATMAN BEGINS star Christian Bale was moved to tears as he presented an honour to a blind activist at the Human Rights First Awards on Wednesday (24Oct12).The Welsh actor hit the headlines last December (11)...

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Brandy Nearly Quit Music Due To Struggle To Make A Comeback

18th October 2012

R&B singer Brandy almost hung up her microphone a few years ago because she started to believe she was just a "washed-up" star who didn't have the talent to make a comeback.The Boy Is Mine...

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Tyra Banks: 'I'm More Than Ready To Have Kids'

16th October 2012

Supermodel-turned-Tv personality Tyra Banks is desperate to settle down and start a family after years of putting her career ahead of her personal goals.The America's Next Top Model host insists her biological clock is ticking...

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David Beckham Calls For Action Over Child Growth Problems

15th October 2012

David Beckham has visited Sierra Leone in a bid to highlight the scandal of children suffering growth problems due to a lack of nutrients.The soccer superstar jetted to the impoverished nation as part of his...

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Conrad Murray Moved To Larger Jail Cell

12th October 2012

Imprisoned doctor Conrad Murray has been moved to a larger jail cell, just one day after lawyers for the disgraced physician lodged a complaint about his deteriorating health and cramped living quarters.Murray has been held...

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Bobbi Kristina Brown Is Not Engaged, Says Rep

12th October 2012

A representative for Whitney Houston's teenage daughter has shut down reports Bobbi Kristina Brown is engaged to her boyfriend Nick Gordon.Following the death of her superstar mum in February (12), the 19 year old has...

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Los Angeles Sheriff: 'Conrad Murray Is Fine Where He Is'

11th October 2012

Lawyers for imprisoned medic Conrad Murray have lost a plea to move the disgraced physician into a larger cell or release him into home confinement for health reasons.Murray has been held at the Los Angeles...

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Madonna Renews Call To Free Jailed Russian Punk Stars

11th October 2012

Pop superstar Madonna renewed her campaign to release the jailed members of Russian punk group Pussy Riot during her show in Los Angeles just hours after one of the women walked free from prison on...

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Singer Bettye Lavette Recalls Horror Of Trying To Leave Behind A Life Of Prostitution

11th October 2012

A pimp once threatened to kill soul singer Bettye Lavette after she vowed to leave her life of prostitution behind.The My Man - He's a Lovin' Man hitmaker opted to have sex in exchange for...

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Cnn Films – Cnn’S New Documentary Venture, Starts With ‘Girl Rising’

By Hayley Avron | 8th October 2012

CNN have announced the creation of CNN Films, a new arm of the CNN empire that will source feature length documentaries to be aired on CNN and CNN International, as well as receiving distribution in...

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Mila Kunis Obsessed With Politics

8th October 2012

Actress Mila Kunis has outed herself as a politics junkie, insisting she watches news channels "all day long, every day" to get her fix.The Forgetting Sarah Marshall star is riveted by government affairs, and admits...

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Homeland's Navid Negahban Gets Hassled By Airport Security

6th October 2012

Iranian actor Navid Negahban dreads walking through security checkpoints at airports because he is frequently stopped and questioned thanks to his role as a terrorist mastermind on Emmy-winning Tv drama Homeland.The 44 year old admits...

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Piers Morgan Bans Kelsey Grammer From His Show

27th September 2012

Newsman-turned-Tv talk show host Piers Morgan has banned Kelsey Grammer from his daily Cnn programme after the actor walked out over a photo mix-up last week (19Sep12).The former Frasier star stormed off the Piers Morgan...

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Al Jardine Asks For Fan Help As He Attempts To Keep The Real Beach Boys Alive

25th September 2012

Al Jardine is desperately trying to keep the Beach Boys 50th anniversary reunion alive by launching a fan petition on his Facebook.com page.The beloved group will wrap up its summer tour in Britain at the...

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Lynyrd Skynyrd Abandon Confederate Army Flag Due To Race Row

24th September 2012

Southern rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd have opted to retire the Confederate flag which has been part of the band's stageshow for years - because the message of the banner has been lost amid race issues.Guitarist Gary...

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Another Piers Morgan Guest Is A No-show

20th September 2012

For the second time in a month, Piers Morgan has seen a guest leave him high and dry just before air time, as Kelsey Grammer bailed on him Wednesday night. Unlike Rep. Todd Akin, who...

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Anti-islam Film Reportedly Sparks New Protests

13th September 2012

Violent protests reportedly sparked by the anti-Islam film The Innocence of Muslims , produced in the United States, spread to Yemen today (Thursday) as an angry mob chanting "Death to America" attempted to storm the...

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Police Officers Cleared In Tyler Perry Racial Profiling Case

12th September 2012

Two police officers who pulled over director Tyler Perry during a February (12) traffic stop in Atlanta, Georgia have been cleared of racial profiling.The Good Deeds star was questioned by the cops for several minutes...

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Sir Roger Moore Reveals He Was Beaten By Ex-wife

12th September 2012

Sir Roger Moore was undoubtedly a cool cat back in the day, or so his public persona would suggest. But, as he told Piers Morgan on the British chat show host’s American Cnn program, behind...

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Michael Jackson Promoters Withdraw Insurance Claim

12th September 2012

Michael Jackson's concert promoters have withdrawn a $17.5 million dollar insurance claim. Promoter AEG pursued the huge sum over loss of revenue from the late singer's 'This Is It' series of 50 concerts in London,...

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