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Snoop Dogg Banned From Oz

26th April 2007

Snoop Dogg has been barred from entering Australia due to his growing criminal record, the Australian government revealed today.The decision scuppers the controversial rapper's plans to attend this Sunday's MTV Australian video music awards in...

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Dogg Wants To Debate Rap Lyrics With Winfrey

24th April 2007

SNOOP DOGG has offered to appear on OPRAH WINFREY's TV talk show to debate the use of racist and sexist lyrics in rap music. Last week (ends20Apr07), the hip-hop star's name was mentioned on The...

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The Things They Say 4415

8th April 2007

"I wasn't quite sure (who she was). I remember saying, 'What does she do?' and nobody could say actually what she did." OPRAH WINFREY didn't know who ANNA NICOLE SMITH was before she died....

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Rev Run Defends Oprah

2nd April 2007

Former RUN D.M.C. rapper JOSEPH 'REV RUN' SIMMONS has defended OPRAH WINFREY against claims the media mogul is prejudiced against rap music. Winfrey came under fire from the likes of LUDACRIS and 50 CENT in...

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Oprah Serves Up A Dinner Tribute For Poitier

29th March 2007

OPRAH WINFREY gave dinner guest SIDNEY POITIER a thrill when she invited him to join her for a sumptuous meal at the acting legend's favourite Los Angeles restaurant Spago's. Winfrey wanted to celebrate her hero...

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Fascinating Fact 3035

25th March 2007

The new MISS USA, Tennessee journalism graduate RACHEL SMITH, once worked as an intern at OPRAH WINFREY's talk show....

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Parents Attack Strict Rules At Oprah School

17th March 2007

OPRAH WINFREY has come under fire from parents of children attending her all-girl leadership academy in South Africa - for keeping them away from their kids. As the media mogul opened a second South African...

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Oprah Opens Second School In South Africa

16th March 2007

US media mogul OPRAH WINFREY has opened a second school for poor South Africans. The TV presenter and magazine boss' Angel Network charity funded the Seven Fountains Primary School in the remote KwaZuluNatal province and...

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Winfrey Denies School Is Too Strict

15th March 2007

OPRAH WINFREY has denied allegations her newly-founded school in South Africa is too strict - insisting it provides students with a "safe" and "structured" environment to learn in. The media mogul set up the $40...

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Redstone Wants To Repair Relationship With Cruise

3rd March 2007

The movie chairman who blasted TOM CRUISE over his unprofessional behaviour last summer (06) now wants to mend his friendship with the MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE star. SUMNER REDSTONE, who is chairman of Paramount Pictures parent company...

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Rock Slams Break-up Rumours

2nd March 2007

LATEST: Funnyman CHRIS ROCK is getting deadly serious with media reports his marriage is in trouble. A day after his publicist denied New York news reports about a rumoured break-up between Rock and his wife...

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Destiny's Williams Joins Color Purple

28th February 2007

Former DESTINY'S CHILD singer MICHELLE WILLIAMS has signed up to play blues singer SHUG AVERY in the Chicago, Illinois production of THE COLOR PURPLE musical. The BILLS BILLS BILLS performer, 26, will joins the stars...

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Mirren Picked Up Oscar Without Underwear

28th February 2007

DAME HELEN MIRREN has confessed she wasn't wearing any underwear when she collected her Best Actress Oscar on Sunday (25FEB07) night. The 61-year-old, who was honoured for her role in THE QUEEN, was wearing a...

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Paltrow: Parenthood Is "Amazing"

27th February 2007

Although Gwyneth Paltrow is keen to get back into acting it seems that she'll be looking back fondly to her days as a full-time mother.Speaking yesterday to talkshow host Oprah Winfrey, the Oscar-winning actress said...

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Barrino Confirms Color Purple Lead

23rd February 2007

LATEST: AMERICAN IDOL winner FANTASIA BARRINO has confirmed she's set to make her Broadway debut in OPRAH WINFREY's THE COLOR PURPLE musical. Appearing on a live American Idol last night (22FEB07), the singer announced she'll...

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Kidman Fights Tears As Crowe Praises Urban

23rd February 2007

NICOLE KIDMAN fought back proud tears as pal RUSSELL CROWE poured praise on her husband KEITH URBAN during a recent TV chat, taped for OPRAH WINFREY's first Oscars special, which aired on US TV last...

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Idol Is Beaten!

23rd February 2007

The first Thursday-night edition of Fox's American Idol this season posted a hefty 14.5 rating and a 22 share at 8:00 p.m., but -- for a change -- it was not the top-rated show of...

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Kidman 'Keen For Kids'

23rd February 2007

Nicole Kidman has expressed her desire to have children with her new husband Keith Urban.The Oscar-winning actress married Urban in June last year, only for the country singer to enter rehab in October for three...

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Clooney Confesses To Cosmetic Surgery

23rd February 2007

Hollywood hearthrob GEORGE CLOONEY has confessed to pal JULIA ROBERTS he has undergone cosmetic surgery on his eyes, during an exclusive interview. Roberts quizzed her OCEAN'S ELEVEN co-star in his Los Angeles home, in an...

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Crowe Makes Kidman Squirm, Clooney + Roberts Have Fun With Pitt

23rd February 2007

OPRAH WINFREY's first primetime Oscars special gave RUSSELL CROWE and JULIA ROBERTS the chance to grill their famous friends on camera last night (22FEB07). Crowe interviewed NICOLE KIDMAN for the programme and prompted the blushing COLD...

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Fascinating Fact 2885

23rd February 2007

US TV chat show host ELLEN DeGENERES was so thrilled when neighbour OPRAH WINFREY made her debut on her show recently she gave the talk show titan the spare keys to her home, explaining, "They're...

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Oprah Backs Obama

22nd February 2007

Media titan OPRAH WINFREY is throwing her considerable weight behind BARACK OBAMA's bid to become America's first black president after dismissing public opinion suggesting she should make a run for office. Winfrey admits she's a...

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Tucker Dating Arie?

20th February 2007

RUSH HOUR star CHRIS TUCKER is reportedly dating soul singer INDIA.ARIE. The couple have been spotted together at star-studded events in Los Angeles, and were seen at the opening of OPRAH WINFREY's Leadership Academy For...

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Barrino Considers Purple Role

15th February 2007

AMERICAN IDOL star FANTASIA BARRINO is looking to follow JENNIFER HUDSON into the acting world after taking steps to join the Broadway cast of THE COLOR PURPLE. Sources claim Barrino is in negotiations to play...

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Dreamgirl To Make Vogue History

13th February 2007

Dreamgirls actress Jennifer Hudson is to make Vogue history by becoming the first black singer to appear on its cover.Jennifer, 25, will become the third ever black woman to grace the cover of the iconic...

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Hudson Makes History With Vogue Cover

13th February 2007

JENNIFER HUDSON will make history when she becomes the first African-American singer to appear on the cover of US fashion magazine Vogue. The DREAMGIRLS star will appear on the cover of the magazine's annual Power...

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Oprah Brings Killer And Victim's Family Together

2nd February 2007

OPRAH WINFREY staged a dramatic meeting between a killer and the family of the teenager he murdered a decade ago (97) on Wednesday (31JAN07). NATHANIEL ABRAHAM, 21, was scheduled to confront RONNIE GREENE's family on...

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Cbs Favored To Win February Sweeps -- Easily

1st February 2007

Although the four major networks are planning a slew of impressive specials for the February sweeps, CBS is regarded as a shoo-in to win, thanks primarily to its coverage Sunday of the Super Bowl. The...

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Newton Fails To Turn Hollywood Green

1st February 2007

Actress THANDIE NEWTON is fuming after a host of celebrities snubbed her attempts to convince them to go green. The CRASH actress wrote letters to the likes of MADONNA, JACK NICHOLSON, CHRIS MARTIN, ROBIN WILLIAMS,...

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Fascinating Fact 2783

1st February 2007

CORINNE BAILEY RAE's eponymous debut album has jumped from number 32 to number four on this week's US Billboard 200 chart - thanks to the British soul singer's appearance on OPRAH WINFREY's chat show earlier...

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