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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...

Newton Fails To Turn Hollywood Green

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,...

Foxx Launches Radio Channel

Oscar winner-turned-hitmaker JAMIE FOXX is returning to his comedy roots and launching his own urban comedy, entertainment and lifestyle channel on Sirius Satellite Radio in the US. The DREAMGIRLS star will serve as an executive...

Beckham's Superbowl Tv Interview

British soccer ace DAVID BECKHAM is planning to become a household name in the US next month (FEB07) when a TV interview with the star is screened during the Superbowl final - to an audience...

Oprah Lost A Baby At 14

OPRAH WINFREY has stunned fans by revealing she lost a child when she was a young teenager. The media mogul and talk show host tells all in the new issue of her namesake magazine, Oprah,...

Oprah Is Richest Female Entertainer

OPRAH WINFREY has topped the first Forbes magazine Richest Women Entertainers List. The big business publication estimates the media mogul has made a staggering $1.5 billion in her career as a newscaster, talk show host,...

Oprah's Alleged Extortionist Waives Hearing

LATEST: An Atlanta, Georgia man accused of targeting OPRAH WINFREY in an alleged $1.5 million (GBP769,000) extortion plot has waived his right to appear before a federal magistrate at a preliminary hearing. KEIFER BONVILLAIN, 36,...

Winfrey Offers Free Hiv Tests To Students

OPRAH WINFREY is offering free HIV tests to all students at her newly founded Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls in South Africa. Many of the pupils attending the Academy come from families affected by...

Man Arrested Over Winfrey Extortion Plot

A 36-year-old man has been arrested and charged with attempting to extort $1.5 million (GBP770,000) from US TV titan OPRAH WINFREY. A criminal complaint filed in Chicago, Illinois' District Court claims Atlanta, Georgia man KEIFER...

Winfrey Sued By 'Injured' Guest

OPRAH WINFREY's studio is being sued for $50,000 (GBP25,600) by a woman who alleges she was injured in a dash for seats for a recording of the talk show queen's programme. In her lawsuit, TAYNA...

Winfrey Slams School Critics

OPRAH WINFREY has hit back at critics who insist she should be using her money to open schools for children in the US instead of South Africa - but admits she doesn't talk publicly about...

Oprah Defends Madonna Adoption

LATEST: US talk show queen OPRAH WINFREY has leaped to the defence of pop superstar MADONNA, insisting her adoption of a Malawian tot was an "amazing" act. Winfrey visited Africa herself earlier this week (01JAN07)...

Stiller Defends Cruise After Paramount Furore

BEN STILLER has spoken out in defence of TOM CRUISE, insisting it was "wrong" for Paramount Studios to axe its deal with the superstar last year (06). MEET THE PARENTS star Stiller insists Paramount boss...

Oprah Opens School For South African Girls

Oprah Winfrey has today opened a new school in South Africa for disadvantaged girls.The US chat show queen made the promise to build the centre six years ago while visiting the country's former president Nelson...

By on 02 January 2007

Winfrey Founds South African School For Deprived Girls

US talk show queen OPRAH WINFREY today (02JAN07) opened a school for disadvantaged girls in South Africa, fulfilling a promise she made to former South African President NELSON MANDELA six years ago. The $40 million...

Spears And Hilton Named Worst Role Models

BRITNEY SPEARS and PARIS HILTON have been voted the Worst Celebrity Role Models of 2006 in a joint poll between Associated Press and AOL. The pop star has come under fire this year (06) for...

Forget The Money, Shatner Shown The Door

Just one week after announcing that it was ordering six additional episodes of the William Shatner-hosted Show Me the Money, ABC has backtracked and ordered the game show canceled. The announcement came on Friday, two...

Us Box Office Welcomes Homegrown Children's Lit

British-written or themed children's novels have always held a rare fascination in America, with HARRY POTTER, THE LORD OF THE RINGS and THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE just three examples of recent Hollywood...

By on 18 December 2006

Campbell To Appear On Oprah?

NAOMI CAMPBELL has reportedly agreed to appear on OPRAH WINFREY's talk show in a bid to show the world she does not deserve a reputation for aggressive behaviour. On Wednesday (13DEC06), the British supermodel was...

Winfrey's Life Charted By Celeb Biographer

US talk show queen OPRAH WINFREY will see her life detailed on paper when celebrity biographer KITTY KELLEY pens her memoirs. Kelley, whose past life studies have included FRANK SINATRA and the family of US...

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