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Winfrey Warns: Beware Of The Suits

In a commencement address aimed at inspiring Howard University graduates to remain true to themselves, Oprah Winfrey revealed Saturday that early in her career television executives had tried to persuade her to change her name....

Oprah To Quit So She Can Tackle Child Predators

US TV titan OPRAH WINFREY is to quit her hit daily show when her contract ends in five years - so she can concentrate on putting child predators behind bars. The beloved multi-media icon told...

Hilfiger Defends Himself Against Racist Rumour

Fashion designer TOMMY HILFIGER made his debut on OPRAH WINFREY's US talk show yesterday (02May07) in a bid to end a rumour suggesting he had once been kicked off the show for making racist remarks....

No Charges In Winfrey Case

A man who tried to bribe talk show host OPRAH WINFREY for $1.5 million (GBP750,000) has had his charges dismissed by a Chicago, Illinois court. Keifer Bonvillain was accused of bribing the media tycoon with...

Brokaw Congratulates Capus On Handling Of Killer's Tapes

As NBC News President Steve Capus was being lambasted by both liberal and conservative critics for airing the video sent to the network by Virginia Tech killer Cho Seung-hui, he received a telephone call from...

Snoop Dogg Banned From Oz

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...

By on 26 April 2007

Dogg Wants To Debate Rap Lyrics With Winfrey

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...

Rev Run Defends Oprah

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...

Oprah Serves Up A Dinner Tribute For Poitier

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...

Parents Attack Strict Rules At Oprah School

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...

Oprah Opens Second School In South Africa

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...

Winfrey Denies School Is Too Strict

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...

Redstone Wants To Repair Relationship With Cruise

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...

Rock Slams Break-up Rumours

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...

Destiny's Williams Joins Color Purple

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...

Mirren Picked Up Oscar Without Underwear

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...

Paltrow: Parenthood Is "Amazing"

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...

By on 27 February 2007

Barrino Confirms Color Purple Lead

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...

Kidman Fights Tears As Crowe Praises Urban

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...

Idol Is Beaten!

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...

Kidman 'Keen For Kids'

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...

By on 23 February 2007

Clooney Confesses To Cosmetic Surgery

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...

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

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...

Oprah Backs Obama

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...

Tucker Dating Arie?

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...

Barrino Considers Purple Role

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...

Dreamgirl To Make Vogue History

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...

By on 13 February 2007

Hudson Makes History With Vogue Cover

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...

Oprah Brings Killer And Victim's Family Together

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...

Cbs Favored To Win February Sweeps -- Easily

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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