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Oprah Winfrey Almost Rejected Selma Role

Oprah Winfrey almost turned down the chance to star in civil rights movie Selma after learning her character would have to lash out at a policeman - because she refused to become known as "the...

Oprah Winfrey Wanted Own Church

Oprah Winfrey always wanted her own church.The 60-year-old talk show host ''idolised'' pastor and civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr. when she was younger and admits moving into television was the closest career path...

Selma Stars Hope Film Inspires Peaceful Protests After Cop Killings

Selma stars Oprah Winfrey and David Oyelowo hope their new film about the American civil rights movement will inspire U.S. protesters to keep current demonstrations peaceful in the aftermath of two controversial police killings.Oyelowo has...

Oprah Winfrey Says Having Children Would Have Hindered Career

Oprah Winfrey has undoubtedly had one of the most successful media career's ever. Spanning over 3 decades, the 60 year-old has thrived as a talk show host, actress, producer and is even the CEO of...

Jared Leto And Will Smith Confirmed For Suicide Squad

Jared Leto and Will Smith are among the stars confirmed for 'Suicide Squad'.The 'Dallas Buyers Club' actor and 'Men In Black' star are among the star-studded cast confirmed for the upcoming Warner Bros. supervillain movie...

Oprah Winfrey's Tuna Sandwich Agreement

Oprah Winfrey only agreed to be in 'Selma' after learning her character used to watch her talk show while eating tuna sandwiches. The 60-year-old star appears as civil rights activist Annie Lee Cooper in the...

Tom Cruise Is Selling House For $59 Million

Tom Cruise is selling his Colorado estate for $59 million.The 'Edge of Tomorrow' star has put his lavish 298-acre ranch in Telluride, where he once lived with ex-wife Katie Holmes and daughter Suri, eight, before...

Simon Cowell And Howard Stern Top Earners In Entertainment

Simon Cowell and Howard Stern have been named the Top-Earning Personalities in Entertainment.The 'X Factor' mogul and the controversial DJ - who is also a judge on Simon's TV show 'America's Got Talent' - earned...

Lupita Nyong'o: Dark Skin Was Unacceptable

Lupita Nyong'o was made to believe that having dark skin was ''unacceptable''.The Academy Award winning actress has revealed that she was taught to aspire to have lighter skin because it would help her find love.Talking...

Oprah Winfrey Helps Woman After Driver Runs Over Foot

Oprah Winfrey rushed to help when her driver accidentally ran over a woman's foot on Saturday night (25Oct14).The media mogul was leaving Prime 112 restaurant in Miami, Florida when the driver of her sports utility...

Oprah Winfrey's Driver Runs Over Woman's Foot

Oprah Winfrey's driver ran over a woman's foot.The chat show host was left horrified when the driver of her SUV allegedly almost broke Lori Geller Bender's ankle after accidentally reversing onto her toes outside a...

Oprah Winfrey And Neil Patrick Harris Are Among 2014'S Fascinating People

Oprah Winfrey, actor Neil Patrick Harris, comedienne Chelsea Handler and actress Scarlett Johansson will be feted by veteran U.S. newswoman Barbara Walters as part of her 2014 10 Most Fascinating People Tv special.Last year's broadcast...

Carmen Electra Knew Marriage To Rodman Was A Mistake

Carmen Electra knew her marriage to Dennis Rodman was a mistake as she tied the knot with him when she was in ''self-destruction'' mode.The former 'Baywatch' star met the controversial basketball player in 1998 shortly...

Stars Honour Simon Cowell At Tv Convention

U.S. President Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey and members of One Direction were among the stars who paid tribute to Simon Cowell as he picked up a prestigious award at a Tv conference in France this...

Raven-symone: 'I Don't Want To Be Labelled Gay'

Former The Cosby Show sweetheart Raven-Symone has finally opened up about her sexuality in a revealing new Oprah Winfrey interview, but insists she doesn't want to be labelled gay.The actress sparked rumours she was a...

Oprah Winfrey Supports Lindsay Lohan In London

Oprah Winfrey headed to London to support Lindsay Lohan at a performance of Speed-The-Plow.The media mogul, who mentored Lohan last year (13) and gave the actress her own reality Tv series, jetted to the British...

Raven-symone Is Unsympathetic To Troubled Hollywood Child Stars - Is She Addressing Lindsay Lohan?

Raven-Symoné has little sympathy for her fellow child stars who have gone off the rails. In a recent interview with Oprah Winfrey on Where Are They Now?, the 28-year-old actress discussed how she had managed...

Lindsay Lohan Wants Kids

Lindsay Lohan is ready to have children.The 28-year-old actress - who is currently starring in 'Speed-the-Plow' on London's West End - has a few professional goals she wants to achieve but is also keen to...

Steve Mcqueen, Harry Belafonte And Oprah Winfrey Honoured At Harvard University

Director Steve Mcqueen, veteran musician Harry Belafonte and Tv titan Oprah Winfrey were among those honoured at Harvard University for their contributions to African-American culture.Belafonte, Winfrey and 12 Years A Slave director MCQueen were feted...

Oprah's Interior Designer To Be A Dad

Nate Berkus, the interior designer who Oprah Winfrey helped become a Tv regular, is set to become a dad.Berkus and and his husband Jeremiah Brent have revealed they are expecting a baby via a surrogate....

Martha Stewart: Gwyneth Paltrow Should Focus On Acting

Martha Stewart thinks Gwyneth Paltrow should stick to acting.The 72-year-old lifestyle guru has blasted the 41-year-old actress and her lifestyle website, Goop.Talking to Net-a-Porter's Porter magazine, Martha said: ''[Gwyneth] just needs to be quiet. She's...

Lindsay Lohan Blames Her Oprah Show For Sudden Move To The UK

Lindsay Lohan blames her Oprah show for forcing her out of the United States.The 28-year-old actress made a 'docu-series' last year, showing her battle to get things back on track, which was aired on the...

Lindsay Lohan Uses Hypnotherapy To Quit Smoking

Lindsay Lohan is using hypnotherapy to quit smoking.The 'Mean Girls' actress has reportedly turned to alternative medicine to kick her nicotine addiction before her West End debut on September 24 for David Mamet's play, 'Speed-the-Plow'.A...

Lindsay Lohan Settles Car Crash Case Outside Of Court

Lindsay Lohan has settled her car crash case.The 'Mean Girls' star is believed to have come to an out of court agreement with the driver of the truck she crashed into while driving a rented...

The Butler Producer Calls In Police After Burglars Swipe Script

A producer behind historical drama The Butler has called in police after burglars ransacked his home and stole a script signed by the film's star Oprah Winfrey.The precious keepsake was taken from David Jacobson's Los...

Oprah Winfrey Cast As Richard Pryor's Grandmother In Biopic

Tv titan/actress Oprah Winfrey has been tapped to play Richard Pryor's grandmother in the upcoming biopic of the legendary comedian.The Color Purple star is reteaming with filmmaker Lee Daniels in the big screen version of...

Oprah Winfrey Reportedly Set To Play Richard Pryor's Abusive Grandmother In Upcoming Biopic

Oprah Winfrey has confirmed her involvement in an upcoming biopic of the late American actor and comedian Richard Pryor. The 60-year-old added a photograph to her Instagram account in which she posed alongside Lee Daniels...

The Als Ice Bucket Challenge - Everybody's Doing It (But You Probably Shouldn't)

This week in news: celebrities are filming themselves getting buckets of ice poured over their heads. This is what millions of years of evolution has led to. Ok, so the latest celebrity trend, the ALS...

Celebrities Take Part In The Als Ice Bucket Challenge [Photos]

It’s not just you and your friends getting nominated to take the ALS awareness ice bucket challenge; celebs from lists A-Z are getting involved, and we’ve got a bunch of pictures of them getting soaked...

Helen Mirren Loo Roll Lie To Oprah

Dame Helen Mirren lied to Oprah Winfrey that her house was undergoing renovations to hide the fact she had no loo roll.The 67-year-old actress was ''embarrassed'' when Oprah - who produced her new movie 'The...

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