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Madonna Wants To Meet The Pope

Madonna wants to meet Pope Francis.The 'Medellin' singer is keen to sit down with the head of the Catholic church at the Vatican to discuss his thoughts on what Jesus would have felt about women's...

Anastacia Had Rules To Follow Before Pope Performance

Anastacia was reportedly given a strict set of rules to follow before performing in front of Pope Francis this week.The 50-year-old singer performed for the head of the Catholic church in a special concert at...

Jonathan Pryce's Kids Think He Looks Like Pope Francis

Jonathan Pryce's kids think he looks like Pope Francis.The 71-year-old actor is set to play the role of the Pope in an upcoming film for Netflix, and the veteran star has revealed that his children...

Katy Perry And Orlando Bloom Meet Pope Francis

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom met Pope Francis on Saturday (28.04.18). The 33-year-old singer - who was raised in a strict Christian household - travelled to Vatican City in Italy with her mother and ''darling''...

Mark Wahlberg Clarifies Asking God For Forgiveness For Boogie Nights

Mark Wahlberg asked for God's forgiveness for making 'Boogie Nights' because he realises that the all-powerful Supreme Being may not be OK with movies about porn stars.The 46-year-old hunk recently admitted there are a number...

Mark Wahlberg Wants God's Forgiveness For Making Boogie Nights

Mark Wahlberg wants God's forgiveness for appearing in 'Boogie Nights'.The 46-year-old actor admits there are a number of movies that he regrets making and right at ''the top of the list'' is the award-winning 1997...

Madonna: The Pope Would Love My Shows

Madonna thinks Pope Francis would love her concerts.The 'Living For Love' singer believes the Catholic Church leader is much more open-minded than some of his predecessors so would enjoy her 'Rebel Heart Tour' shows, despite...

Death Row Inmate's Execution Halted By Oklahoma Governor

The actress has spent the past few months campaigning with her Dead Man Walking inspiration Sister Helen Prejean to stop officials going ahead with Richard Glossip's death in a case which closely mirrors...

Mark Wahlberg: Pope Francis Loves Ted

Pope Francis is a big fan of the Mark Wahlberg movie 'Ted'.The 44-year-old actor attended the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia on Saturday (26.09.15) and revealed the leader of the Catholic Church is a...

Mark Wahlberg Asks Pope's Forgiveness

Mark Wahlberg asked Pope Francis to forgive him for his 'Ted' movies.The 44-year-old actor attended the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia on Saturday (26.09.15) and joked he hoped God had a ''sense of humour''...

Celebrities Take Part In Pope's New York Mass

The two-hour event featured Jennifer Hudson singing Hallelujah, Harry Connick, Jr. performing How Great Thou Art, and Gloria Estefan serenading the crowd with Mas Alla. More than 18,000 worshippers packed into...

Cool Pope Features On New Prog-rock Album

The leader of the Catholic Church, who is currently touring America, will feature on the new album Wake Up!, which is the brainchild of producer Don Giulio Neroni. His Holiness will speak...

Pope Francis Gives Choir Permission To Record In The Sistine Chapel

The leader of the Catholic church has given Deutsche Grammophon officials special permission to capture the world-premiere recording of the original version of Allegri's Miserere within the walls of the chapel in Vatican...

Pope Francis Gives Children's Author A Boost After Book Is Banned In Venice Schools

In Piccolo Uovo, Francesca Pardi explores different types of families - including same-sex couples - and the book appears to be popular at the Vatican, but Venice Mayor Luigi Brugnaro has decided that...

Angelina Jolie Screens Unbroken For Pope Francis

Angelina Jolie has visited Pope Francis in Vatican City to give him a special screening of her movie Unbroken.The actress-turned-director was invited to show him her film, which focuses on the story of Olympian-turned-war hero...

Angelina Jolie Meets Pope Francis

Angelina Jolie has met with Pope Francis.The 39-year-old actress was ''honoured'' to be invited to the Vatican to meet with the head of the Catholic church this morning (08.01.15) and screen her movie 'Unbroken' -...

Angelina Jolie Arrives In Italy To Meet Pope Francis

Angelina Jolie has flown to Italy to meet Pope Francis.The 'Maleficent' actress was spotted with her daughters Shiloh, eight, and Zahara, nine, at Ciampino International Airport in Rome today (07.01.15) amid speculation she and husband...

Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt To Meet Pope Francis

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt will reportedly fly to Italy this month (Jan15) for a special meeting with Pope Francis.The Hollywood couple has organised a 'Vip meet-and-greet' with the Pontiff at the Vatican and have...

Patti Smith To Perform For Pope Francis

Punk icon Patti Smith has been selected by Pope Francis to perform at the Vatican Christmas Concert.Smith will perform at the Auditorium Conciliazione venue in Rome, Italy on 13 December (14). According to The...

Sinead O'connor: 'Emails Prove Amas Bosses Were Lining Up The Pope'

Sinead O'connor insists she can prove American Music Awards bosses plotted to recruit Pope Francis to introduce her at the upcoming ceremony after they dismissed her story as "lies".The Irish singer recently exposed the plan...

SinéAd O'connor Slams Planned Performance With Pope

Sinéad O'Connor claims to have been asked to perform at the American Music Awards (AMAs) with the Pope.The 47-year-old singer was reportedly set to perform her 1990 single 'Nothing Compares 2 U' and new track...

Pope's Relatives Killed In Car Crash

Pope Francis is in mourning following the death of three family members in a car crash in his native Argentina.The pontiff's nephew Emanuel Horacio Bergoglio was driving a car carrying his wife and two young...

Angelina Jolie's London Summit Wins Star-studded Support

Angelina Jolie's London summit to end rape in war zones has won the support of stars including Thandie Newton, Kathleen Turner, model Cara Delevingne, and even Catholic leader Pope Francis.The Hollywood actress launched the Global...

Nicole Scherzinger Was Nervous Meeting Pope

Nicole Scherzinger was ''nervous'' when she met Pope Francis.The 'Your Love' singer went on a romantic trip to Italy with boyfriend Lewis Hamilton recently and was lucky enough to meet with the head of the...

Pope Francis Declares John Paul Ii And John Xxiii Saints

Pope Francis made papal history on Sunday (27Apr14) as he declared late pontiffs John Paul Ii and John Xxiii saints at a ceremony in Italy's Vatican City.An estimated 800,000 people gathered in St. Peter's Square...

Beck Dons Pope Francis Head For Arcade Fire Coachella Set

Rocker Beck followed Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul's example at Coachella on Sunday night (20Apr14) - and donned a giant Pope Francis head for a performance with headliners Arcade Fire.The actor took the stage with...

Russell Crowe Finally Meets Pope Francis

Russell Crowe and director Darren Aronofsky were finally granted a meeting with Pope Francis on Wednesday (19Mar14) after weeks of lobbying for the Catholic leader to watch their movie Noah.The Gladiator actor and the moviemaker...

Russell Crowe Meets Pope Francis During The General Audience

Russell Crowe met Pope Francis during the General Audience at the Vatican today (19.03.14).The 'Noah' actor was joined by director Darren Aronofsky and Paramount Pictures vice chairman Rob Moore where they saw the leader of...

Pope Francis Cancels Meeting With Noah Team

Pope Francis has cancelled a meeting with the creative team behind 'Noah'.Paramount vice chair Rob Moore, director Darren Aronofsky and Hollywood star Russell Crowe were hoping to to schedule a photo-op with leader of...

Studio Executives Dismiss Rumours Of Cancelled Pope Francis Meeting With Russell Crowe

Studio executives have dismissed rumours that Catholic leader Pope Francis cancelled an upcoming meeting with Noah star Russell Crowe, insisting they were never scheduled to get together in the first place.The Oscar winner plays the...

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