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Jackson Too Nervous To Meet Queen

Pop star MICHAEL JACKSON is a huge fan of the JAMES BOND series of movies, but refused to go to the premiere of CASINO ROYALE while he was in London because he was terrified of...

Gallagher Has No Knighthood Ambitions

OASIS star NOEL GALLAGHER has urged British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II not to honour his contribution to the British music industry with a knighthood. The WONDERWALL rocker has no intention of following the footsteps of...

Mirren Wins Variety Club Award

British actress DAME HELEN MIRREN garnered yet more acclaim for her portrayal of British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II when she was awarded the Outstanding Film Performance Of The Year Award by Britain's Variety Club. The...

Knight Snubs The Queen

R+B star BEVERLEY KNIGHT has been forced to snub a meeting with British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II because it reportedly clashes with her forthcoming tour. The MADE IT BACK singer is to be made a...

Fascinating Fact 2437

QUEEN ELIZABETH II joined JAMES BOND star DANIEL CRAIG and thousands of screaming fans at the UK premiere of new 007 movie CASINO ROYALE in London's Leicester Square last night.

Charles Dance Awarded Obe

LATEST: Veteran actor CHARLES DANCE was "more nervous than on a first night" when he was awarded the Order Of The British Empire (OBE) by QUEEN ELIZABETH II at an investiture ceremony earlier today (14NOV06)....

Dance To Be Honoured With Obe

Veteran actor CHARLES DANCE will receive an Order Of The British Empire (OBE) from QUEEN ELIZABETH II at an investiture ceremony later today (14NOV06). The GOSFORD PARK star will be presented with the honour for...

Harris Receives Third Royal Honour

Australian-born entertainer ROLF HARRIS paid a visit to British royal residence Buckingham Palace to pick up his third regal accolade yesterday (02NOV06). Harris, who famously painted monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II's portrait last year (05), was...

Bad Back Prompts Further Royal Cancellations

LATEST: British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II has been forced to cancel another public appearance due to persistent back trouble. The 80-year-old sovereign, known for her love of equestrian events, missed the annual horse races in...

Sting To Play Lute Music To Queen Elizabeth Ii

Rocker STING has been invited to perform his "lute renaissance" music for British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II The former POLICE frontman recently released his SONGS FROM THE LABYRINTH album, inspired by the work of...

Ailing Queen Cancels

British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II has been forced to cancel her appearance at the opening of London soccer club Arsenal's new stadium today (26OCT06) after hurting her back The 80-year-old monarch was set to...

Princess Margaret's 'Illegitimate Son' Heard In Court

LATEST: A man claiming to be the illegitimate son of late British royal PRINCESS MARGARET appeared in court yesterday (24OCT06) in his bid to prove he is 12th in line to the throne ROBERT...

Royal Reality Show

The British royal family are granting film-makers rare behind-the-scenes access for an upcoming reality TV series. MONARCHY, set to air on UK television network BBC1 next year (07), will feature footage gained after following royals...

'Illegitimate Son' Of Princess Margaret Goes To Court

A man claiming to be the illegitimate son of PRINCESS MARGARET is taking the British Royal Family to court over his belief he is 12th in line to the throne. ROBERT BROWN, 51, believes...

Mirren: 'Diana Was Like Heroin'

The death of British royal DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES was like quitting hard drugs cold turkey for actress HELEN MIRREN. The Brit, who plays QUEEN ELIZABETH II in the highly acclaimed new movie THE QUEEN,...

Mis-teeq Star's Royal Flirtation

Former MIS-TEEQ star ALESHA DIXON was thrilled to be invited to royal London residence Buckingham Palace - because she got a chance to flirt with the male members of the household. The British R+B singer...

Multi-faith Coronation For Britain's Next King?

British heir-to-the-throne PRINCE CHARLES could be crowned king in a multi-faith ceremony, a senior church official has sensationally revealed. Canon JOHN HALL, the dean-elect of London's Westminster Abbey where the ceremony would take place, claims...

Mirren Fears She Will Never See Queen Again

DAME HELEN MIRREN fears QUEEN ELIZABETH II will never speak to her again after portraying her in the critically acclaimed new movie THE QUEEN. The 60-year-old star has been receiving rave reviews for her...

Mirren To Quit Tv And Film?

DAME HELEN MIRREN is considering turning her back on TV and movie roles because she doubts she'll ever top her success in 2006. The 61-year-old won Best Actress for her performance as British monarch QUEEN...

Princess Margaret Had 'Affairs In London Hotels'

Late British royal PRINCESS MARGARET conducted a series of one-night stands in London hotels, according to a new book. Margaret's friend, actor VICTOR SPINETTI, claims the princess enjoyed her trysts in the late 1960s while...

Robbins And Mirren To Be Honoured At Film Festival

Hollywood star TIM ROBBINS and British actress DAME HELEN MIRREN will be honoured at California's Mill Valley Film Festival next month (OCT06). Mirren, who is being tipped for an Oscar for her portrayal of British...

Mirren: 'Queen Is Not Sexy'

Actress DAME HELEN MIRREN was so distraught at wearing dowdy clothes for her role as British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II in new film THE QUEEN, she cried in disappointment. Mirren played an earlier monarch in...

Mirren And Affleck Win At Venice

DAME HELEN MIRREN and BEN AFFLECK have taken the acting honours at this year's (06) Venice Film Festival in Italy. Mirren was named Best Actress for her performance as British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II in...

Mirren Hailed In Venice For Performance As Elizabeth Ii

Giving new nuance to the acclamation, "The queen is dead. Long live The Queen!" Helen Mirren's performance as Queen Elizabeth II is being hailed by critics and audiences at the Venice Film Festival barely a...

Mirren 'Fell In Love' With The Queen

DAME HELEN MIRREN has "fallen in love" with British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II after playing her in upcoming movie THE QUEEN, despite having been brought up as an anti-monarchist. The 61-year-old star admits her family...

The Things They Say 2817

"She's sort of like your parents' sofa that you grew up with as a child. When you were young it was new and you bounced on it. Then it got wine spilled on it, and...

Clumsy Queen Toasted In Venice

Veteran actress DAME HELEN MIRREN was bowled over by her reception at the Venice Film Festival yesterday (02SEP06) when she stumbled at a photocall for new movie THE QUEEN. The 61-year-old star was honoured with...

Mirren's Anti-monarchist Upbringing

DAME HELEN MIRREN claims her late parents would have been bemused by her portrayal of British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II, because they disagreed with the concept of a monarchy. Mirren stars as the UK monarch...

Mirren Backs 'Sensitive' Queen Movie

DAME HELEN MIRREN insists fans of British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II have nothing to fear from her controversial new movie THE QUEEN, because the royal will be portrayed "sensitively". The PRIME SUSPECT star plays the...

Queen Turns Down Comedy Role

British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II has turned down a starring role in hit TV comedy LITTLE BRITAIN. The award-winning show's creators MATT LUCAS and DAVID WALLIAMS wanted one of their characters to meet the monarch...

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Man Up - Review

Truly enjoyable British romantic-comedies come along so rarely (Four Weddings and a Funeral was more than 20 years ago) that there's cause to...

Mariachi El Bronx Lead Latest Additions To Reading & Leeds Festival 2015 Line-Up

They'll also be performing on the Lock Up stage as The Bronx.

Bradley Cooper And Emma Stone Take On 'Aloha' Critics

'Aloha', the new film from Cameron Crowe ('Almost Famous', 'Jerry Maguire'), opens this weekend in North America

Glastonbury's Emily Eavis Reveals She Received Death Threats Over Kanye Booking

With a little under a month to go before it kicks off, probably the most talked-about thing....

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Jason Schwartzman's Meanest Role To Date?

Ahead of the upcoming UK release of 'Listen Up Philip', the film's star, Jason Schwartzman...

'Spy' Is Melissa McCarthy's Big Break Out

Melissa McCarthy is now getting a chance to hold a movie up on her name alone.

'Danny Collins' Is a Risk that Paid Off for Al Pacino

Al Pacino shines in 'Danny Collins'

Trevor Noah To Replace Jon Stewart On 'The Daily Show' For The First Time On September 28th

Trevor Noah, the new host of Comedy Central’s ‘The Daily Show’ when Jon Stewart departs...

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