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Sly Stone Homeless

26th September 2011

Sly Stone is homeless and living in a camper van in Los Angeles.The legendary funk pioneer - former leader of 'Family Affair' group Sly and the Family Stone - has fallen on hard times, claiming...

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Prince Demands Limousine To Take Him To Stage

4th July 2011

Prince ordered a limousine to drive him 25 metres from his dressing room to the stage at the Hop Farm Festival. The legendary 'Purple Rain' singer closed the festival in Kent, southern England, last night...

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Sarah Jessica Parker To Join Married And Cheating?

14th March 2011

Sarah Jessica Parker is in negotiations for indie comedy 'Married and Cheating'. The 'Sex and the City' star - who is currently filming romantic comedy 'I Don't Know How She Does It' in New York...

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Fascinating Fact 9536

24th June 2010

Former SLY & THE FAMILY STONE star LARRY GRAHAM gave up the chance to move to Jamaica so he could live near his Jehovah's Witness pupil Prince in Minnesota. The two funk superstars often dine...

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The Things They Say 14716

16th December 2009

"Rachel isn't looking for a lot of friends and a big fat social life. I don't feel like she's drawn toward 'everyone love me' or 'I want to be the richest woman on Earth.' But...

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Sly Stone Confirms Comeback Plans In Vanity Fair

4th July 2007

Reclusive funk icon SLY STONE has confirmed plans to return to the limelight with SLY + THE FAMILY STONE in a new interview with Vanity Fair magazine. The '70s music legend has granted the style...

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Fascinating Fact 3396

14th June 2007

MACY GRAY and COMMON will be part of a SLY + THE FAMILY STONE tribute at the upcoming 15th annual ESPY Awards. The U.S. sports prizegiving will take place in Los Angeles on 15 July...

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Sly + The Family Stone Line Up European Tour

28th May 2007

SLY + THE FAMILY STONE have turned a one-off British concert comeback into an 11-date European tour, after having only played once in the last two decades. The Stand! band reformed to play at the...

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Sly + The Family Stone Line Up British Gig

15th May 2007

SLY + THE FAMILY STONE have confirmed they are to play a British concert in July (07) - only their second public appearance in more than two decades. The Family Affair band reformed to play...

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Family Stone Band Looking Forward To Sly's Return

24th March 2007

SLY + THE FAMILY STONE are set to become the next supergroup to reform, according to the reclusive frontman's sister and former bandmate. Singer/keyboardist ROSE STONE admits eccentric Sly is on the verge of rejoining...

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Sly Stone Makes Another Bizarre Stage Appearance

29th January 2007

Reclusive funk icon SLY STONE stunned fans in Anaheim, California earlier this month (JAN07) when he joined his sister VET and her SLY + THE FAMILY STONE tribute act for a show. The eccentric FAMILY...

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Wilson Happy To Be Heavier

11th July 2006

OLD SCHOOL star LUKE WILSON insists he's keeping the weight he piled on for his role in THE FAMILY STONE - because he's happy his athletic days are behind him. The actor gained 18 pounds...

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No More Romance For Sarah Jessica Parker?

15th March 2006

SARAH JESSICA PARKER is hoping to change Hollywood stereotypes of placing twenty and thirtysomething actresses in romantic roles. Following the demise of her show SEX AND THE CITY in 2004, the 40-year-old actress has played...

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'Black Woodstock' Footage To Be Released

7th March 2006

Lost footage of a 1969 Harlem, New York music festival, dubbed the Black Woodstock, is to be released after more than 35 years. Shot and promoted by legendary TV director HAL TULCHIN, the Harlem Music...

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Parker Still Smarting Over Satc Movie

14th February 2006

Former SEX AND THE CITY star SARAH JESSICA PARKER is still devastated that a big screen version of the hit show probably won't be made, because in would have been "incredible". All of the...

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Grammy Bosses Pay Tribute To New Orleans

8th February 2006

Organisers of tonight's (08FEB06) Grammy Awards are planning a tribute to devastated New Orleans by inviting locals ALLEN TOUSSAINT and DR JOHN to jam with ELVIS COSTELLO and BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN. BONNIE RAITT, U2's THE...

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Sly To Reunite With The Family Stone?

30th January 2006

Funk legend SLY STONE will reportedly reunite with the classic SLY + THE FAMILY STONE line-up to perform at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on 8 February (06). Reclusive Stone - real name...

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Reclusive Sly Stone To Join Tribute Jam At The Grammys?

28th January 2006

LATEST: Reclusive funk legend SLY STONE is so impressed by the line-up of a Grammy Awards tribute to his music, he's planning to get in on the act. The FAMILY AFFAIR hitmaker has reportedly...

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Sly Stone Tribute Planned For Grammy Awards

27th January 2006

MAROON 5, JOSS STONE and AEROSMITH stars STEVE TYLER and JOE PERRY are to team up at the Grammy Awards on 8 February (06) to pay tribute to funk supergroup SLY + THE FAMILY STONE....

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King Kong Conquers Us Box Office

27th December 2005

KING KONG has conquered the US holiday season box office, beating off competition from THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE. PETER JACKSON's epic remake grossed $31.4 million (GBP17.4 million)...

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Mulroney And Wilson Quibble Over Christmas Gifts

23rd December 2005

DERMOT MULRONEY was furious when he exchanged gifts with his THE FAMILY STONE co-star LUKE WILSON - because he was convinced he'd spent far more. Mulroney opted for the generous approach, handing his pal...

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Lost Stars Found On Entertainer Of The Year List

23rd December 2005

The cast of desert island drama LOST has been named Entertainer of The Year by America's Entertainment Weekly. The castmates beat off challenges from funnyman STEVE CARELL, NAOMI WATTS, KANYE WEST and GEORGE CLOONEY...

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Kong Climbs To Top Of UK Box Office Chart

20th December 2005

Monster movie KING KONG has hit the top of the UK box office chart during its first weekend of release (17-18DEC05). However, the PETER JACKSON directed remake of the 1933 classic took just GBP6...

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King Kong Dominates Us Box Office

19th December 2005

The anticipated remake of KING KONG has opened at the top of the American box office, after racking up $50.15 million (GBP27.8 million) in ticket sales. While the movie's takings placed it firmly ahead...

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Wilson Makes A Mad Impression On Keaton

6th December 2005

LUKE WILSON fears he made a bad impression on the set of new movie THE FAMILY STONE, because co-star DIANE KEATON is convinced he needs psychiatric help. The actor chipped his tooth on a...

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Wilson Wants Respect For Weight Gain

5th December 2005

Movie star LUKE WILSON is proud of gaining 18 pounds (8.2 kilograms) to fill his character in new movie THE FAMILY STONE, because he is convinced many leading actors would not be prepared to change...

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Parker Wants More Sex And The City

3rd December 2005

SARAH JESSICA PARKER is keen to star in another series of her hit US TV show SEX AND THE CITY - despite her advancing years. The 40-year-old actress, currently in London to promote new...

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Sex And The City Star To Play Doting Housewife

30th October 2005

Actress SARAH JESSICA PARKER, best known for her role as CARRIE in Manhattan-based series SEX AND THE CITY, is to ditch her hard-nosed, single woman image to play the part of a subservient wife in...

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Keaton Set To Shock With Cancer Survivor Movie Tribute

11th October 2005

Brave DIANE KEATON is set to shock in her new movie THE FAMILY STONE, by appearing with a fake mastectomy in one sex scene. The actress plays breast cancer survivor SYBIL STONE in the...

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Keaton Amazed With Pregnant Photo

11th October 2005

Actress DIANE KEATON loves photos of her as a young mum-to-be - even though she has never been pregnant. Technology allowed director TOM BEZUCHA (corr) to digitally transform a photo Keaton gave him -...

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