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Whoopi Ends Theatre Run After Her Mother Suffers A Stroke

27th August 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has quit the London theatre production of SISTER ACT and flown back to the U.S. after discovering her mother has suffered a stroke.The actress - who starred in the 1992 movie that inspired...

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Goldberg's Return To Sister Act Is A Hit

18th August 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG's limited run in the West End production of SISTER ACT is proving popular - fans are camping out for days in a bid to secure tickets.The actress-turned-U.S. TV personality played nightclub singer Doloris...

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Goldberg Visits British Prime Minister

12th August 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG gave Britain's Prime Minister a surprise on Wednesday (11Aug10) after unexpectedly showing up at his home for a morning visit.The actress is currently in London to perform in a stage version of her...

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Fascinating Fact 9799

11th August 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG got back in the habit on Tuesday (10Aug10) as she made her debut in London's West End, playing Mother Superior in a musical stage version of her hit movie, SISTER ACT.

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Goldberg Embroiled In The View Dispute

5th August 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG became embroiled in a heated argument with a guest on her hit TV talk show THE VIEW on Wednesday (05Aug10) after the woman accused the actress of grabbing her during the broadcast.Tareq and...

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Goldberg Drugged-up On U.s. Chat Show

19th July 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG stunned viewers of her U.S. chat show THE VIEW on Monday (19Jul10) by chuckling as she confessed she was still high from a drug-induced sleep following a late-night flight.The comedienne, who is famously...

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Goldberg Launches Angry Rant On U.s. Tv After Gibson Comments

14th July 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has gone on the attack after she was criticised for defending MEL GIBSON as a racist, chastising her detractors for expressing their complaints in angry calls to her office secretary.The Ghost star sparked...

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Mel Gibson Had Therapy

13th July 2010

Mel Gibson sought therapy as his relationship with Oksana Grigorieva deteriorated, it has been claimed.The actor - who has been accused of domestic violence against his ex-girlfriend - reportedly became concerned about how "unhealthy" their...

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Goldberg: 'Gibson Is Not A Racist'

12th July 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has defended MEL GIBSON against allegations he's a racist after he was allegedly heard using offensive language in an expletive-laden, recorded argument with his ex-girlfriend OKSANA GRIGORIEVA.Audio of the fight, which leaked on...

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Whoopi In Talks To Return To Sister Act

7th July 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has had a religious promotion - she's in talks to return to the stage as the Mother Superior in London musical SISTER ACT.The actress-turned-U.S. TV personality played Doloris and Sister Mary Clarence in...

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Goldberg Blasts Bp Bosses

9th June 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG stunned U.S. TV viewers with an angry rant aimed at BP oil chiefs on Tuesday (08Jun10), blasting them for failing to plug the massive leak that continues to spill into the Gulf of...

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Goldberg Warns About Twitter Impostor

25th May 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has warned fans not to be fooled by a account set up in her name, insisting an impostor has been posting messages on her behalf.The Oscar winner was stunned to discover someone...

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Fascinating Fact 9328

18th May 2010

Actor JORGE GARCIA surprised Oscar winner and LOST fanatic WHOOPI GOLDBERG with a special gift during an appearance on her U.S. talk show THE VIEW on Tuesday (18May10) - he presented her with a limited...

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Janet Jackson Finished With Albums

5th May 2010

Janet Jackson doesn't want to make any more albums.The 'All For You' singer is no longer interested in recording LPs as they no longer have the impact they once did and would rather make singles.Her...

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Alba And Goldberg Among 2010 Tribeca Film Festival Jurors

13th April 2010

JESSICA ALBA, WHOOPI GOLDBERG, AARON ECKHART and ALICIA KEYS will be among the stars judging the competition at the 2010 Tribeca Film Festival in New York later this month (Apr10).The celebrities will also be joined...

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Goldberg Confesses To Cheating While Married

5th April 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has come to the defence of SANDRA BULLOCK's embattled husband JESSE JAMES as he fights allegations of infidelity, insisting she can understand why he would cheat - because she "screwed around" during her...

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Kate Hudson For Something Borrowed?

26th March 2010

Kate Hudson is in negotiations for romantic comedy 'Something Borrowed'. The 'Bride Wars' actress would join Colin Egglesfield and Ginnifer Goodwin in the movie, which is based on the 2005 debut novel of the same...

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Goldberg Tackles Bladder Problems In New Ads

1st March 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG is tackling the embarrassing issue of incontinence - she's the face of a new bladder control campaign.The actress-turned-TV personality has thrown her support behind Poise's 1in3 Like Me drive, which aims to raise...

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Goldberg Rules Out Marriage

18th February 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has vowed never to wed again, insisting she is "not meant to be married".The comedienne has been married three times - her first marriage to drug counsellor Alvin Martin ended in 1979; she...

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Fascinating Fact 8757

29th January 2010

VICTORIA BECKHAM is set to add talk show presenter to her resume - she is joining the ladies of U.S. TV's THE VIEW next month (Feb10). The pop star-turned-fashion designer will take a seat alongside...

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Fascinating Fact 8681

15th January 2010

The stage musical adaptation of WHOOPI GOLDBERG's movie SISTER ACT has broken THE SOUND OF MUSIC's record at London's fabled Palladium theatre. The spectacular, which features Sheila Hancock and Dad's Army star Ian Lavender, has...

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Goldberg To Make Lion King Cameo

14th January 2010

WHOOPI GOLDBERG is set to thrill theatre-goers in New York City on Thursday night (14Jan10) with a one-off cameo appearance in Broadway musical THE LION KING.The actress, who voiced one of the characters in the...

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The Things They Say 14977

13th January 2010

"I paint every day. I did AL PACINO's portrait. He told me he didn't like it. I think he threw it away. I also did WHOOPI GOLDBERG's. I don't think she kept that, either." Actor...

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The Things They Say 14751

21st December 2009

"It is a terrible loss for us as actors and to the industry but even greater for her family. My thoughts and prayers are with them." WHOOPI GOLDBERG reacts to the shock death of her...

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Goldberg Begs Judge To Spare Pal From Jail

7th December 2009

Actress WHOOPI GOLDBERG is begging a New York judge to spare her neighbour, society heir ANTHONY MARSHALL, from jail.Marshall, 85, was recently convicted of stealing money from the estate of his late mother - iconic...

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Goldberg: 'Baldwin Quitting Isn't A Good Idea'

1st December 2009

WHOOPI GOLDBERG is urging ALEC BALDWIN to rethink his plans to quit acting in 2012, revealing she regrets retiring from the movie business.Baldwin recently announced his plans to turn his back on Hollywood when his...

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Goldberg Toasts Birthday On Air With Kool & The Gang

14th November 2009

WHOOPI GOLDBERG had a ball celebrating her 54th birthday on Friday (13Nov09) - she was treated to a special performance by KOOL & THE GANG.The Oscar winner toasted the milestone on her U.S. TV talk...

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The Things They Say 14034

6th November 2009

"Are you coming back to Harry Potter?" WHOOPI GOLDBERG slips up interviewing SIR IAN MCKELLEN on her talk show THE VIEW. MCKellen starred in the Lord of the Rings franchise and not Harry Potter.

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Goldberg Honoured With Career Achievement Award

20th October 2009

Oscar winner WHOOPI GOLDBERG has been honoured for her Hollywood career at a New York fundraising gala.The Ghost star was presented with the Marlon Brando Award at the 2009 Stella by Starlight Gala on Monday...

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Goldberg Undergoes Ear Surgery

20th October 2009

Actress WHOOPI GOLDBERG underwent minor surgery on her ear last week (15Oct09) to fix a mystery ailment.The Ghost star let slip the information during Monday's (19Oct09) taping of TV talk show The View, which she...

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