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Prince Charles: 'I'll Soon Be Free To Marry Parker Bowles'

British royal PRINCE CHARLES is confident he will soon be free to marry his lover CAMILLA PARKER BOWLES. The Prince of Wales is looking forward to next year's (05) conclusion of the inquiry into...

Hurt Awarded By The Queen

British actor JOHN HURT was made a Commander Of The British Empire (CBE) by QUEEN ELIZABETH II today (09DEC04). The ALIEN star, 64, was awarded the honour for his services to drama at the...

Franz Ferdinand Snub Palace Performance

Scottish rock band FRANZ FERDINAND have snubbed British royal PRINCE WILLIAM's request for a royal command performance. The band were to set to be guests of honour at QUEEN ELIZABETH II's Christmas Reception at...

Zeffirelli To Become First Italian Knight

Italian director FRANCO ZEFFIRELLI will become the first Italian to be honoured with a knighthood, at a lavish ceremony tomorrow (24NOV04) at the British Embassy in Rome, Italy. The TEA WITH MUSSOLINI film-maker is...

Scottish Rock Band To Perform At Buckingham Palace

Scottish rock band FRANZ FERDINAND are set to play British royal residence Buckingham Palace, at the request of famous fan PRINCE WILLIAM. The 22-year-old future king and student, has asked the TAKE ME OUT...

Campbell Too Scared To Meet The Queen

NEVE CAMBPELL was too embarrassed to meet QUEEN ELIZABETH II at a London movie premiere last week (ends12NOV04) - because she plays the monarch as a young woman in a raunchy new spoof movie....

Prince Charles Snubs Godson's Wedding

British royal PRINCE CHARLES will reportedly snub his godson's wedding, because he's been banned from sitting with his longterm lover CAMILLA PARKER-BOWLES. The heir to the throne was allegedly furious he and Parker-Bowles were...

Princess Alice Dies

Britain's PRINCESS ALICE, the eldest member of the country's royal family, has died at the age of 102. Princess Alice, also known as the DUCHESS OF GLOUCESTER, was the aunt of reigning British monarch...

Adams Rates Queen Highly After Photo Session

Singer BRYAN ADAMS considers British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II his favourite model after she posed for him at Buckingham Palace in aid of charity. The SUMMER OF '69 musician, 43, found HER MAJESTY...

William Will 'Make A Great King'

British royal PRINCE WILLIAM will make the best king "anyone could hope for", according to his uncle EARL SPENCER. The 22-year-old is currently second in line to the throne and take over the monarchy...

Soul: 'I Belong In Britain'

STARSKY AND HUTCH star DAVID SOUL turned his back on America, because he felt he belonged in Britain. The actor moved to London nine years ago and this year (04) became a British citizen,...

John's Surreal Royal Moment

Singer SIR ELTON JOHN had one the most surreal moments of his life during a British royal party, when QUEEN ELIZABETH II asked for a dance. The CANDLE IN THE WIND star was dancing...

The Simpsons' Lesbian Shock

Hit cartoon series THE SIMPSONS are pushing for gay marriage rights in America with a shocking episode featuring chain-smoking twin PATTY wedding another woman. Animated father HOMER is ordained as a minister and marries...

Marge Simpson Goes Head-to-head With Queen

Cartoon matriarch MARGE SIMPSON will deliver a Christmas speech to the British public, which will rival monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II's traditional festive message. The blue-haired housewife will talk about family harmony from the living...

Security Scare For Queen

A security scare at QUEEN ELIZABETH II's official residence in Scotland was triggered on Thursday (23SEP04) - after a journalist sneaked in posing as a workman. The reporter, from British newspaper THE SUNDAY...

Depp's Wine Anonymity

Movie actor JOHNNY DEPP tasted anonymity for a moment recently - when he went unrecognised at an exclusive wine connoisseurs' dinner. The PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: THE CURSE OF THE BLACK PEARL star was...

Campbell Learns The Queen's English

Canadian actress NEVE CAMPBELL feared she would never be able to master an upper-class English accent for her role as QUEEN ELIZABETH II in new movie CHURCHILL: THE HOLLYWOOD YEARS. The SCREAM actress was...

Mirren To Play Queen Elizabeth Ii

British acting legend DAME HELEN MIRREN will play QUEEN ELIZABETH II in a new movie about the aftermath of the death of DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES. HIGH FIDELITY movie maker STEPHEN FREARS will direct...

Norton Gives Himself A Royal Makeover

Comedian GRAHAM NORTON stunned fans of his American TV show on Thursday night (12AUG04) when he stepped out dressed as Britain's QUEEN ELIZABETH II, cracking a flurry of dirty jokes. The Irish comedian, who...

Kingsley Finally Feels Appreciated By Fellow Brits

Actor SIR BEN KINGSLEY is thrilled to have received his knighthood - because he had no idea his fellow Brits appreciated him. The GANDHI star received his honour from QUEEN ELIZABETH II on New...

Princess Anne's Daughter Rushed To Hospital

British royal PRINCESS ANNE's daughter ZARA PHILLIPS was rushed to hospital on Friday (30JUL04) after falling off her horse ARDFIELD MAGIC STAR. The 23-year-old grand-daughter of QUEEN ELIZABETH II was examined at Dorchester Hospital...

Princess Michael In Second Race Row

British royal PRINCESS MICHAEL OF KENT is at the centre of a second race row after attempting to clear herself of accusations of racism. The 59-year-old, whose husband PRINCE MICHAEL is QUEEN ELIZABETH II's...

Bush Gets His Own Deck

American President GEORGE W BUSH has donned a bathing suit and has even taken on the guise of QUEEN ELIZABETH II and a French poodle in a new range of playing cards. The W...

Kingsley Infuriates Workmates Over Knighthood

British actor SIR BEN KINGSLEY enraged workers and co-stars on his new film MRS HARRIS - by ignoring people who failed to address him by his proper title. The SCHINDLER'S LIST actor stars alongside...

Sting Tricked Into Donating Money To Extremist-run Charity

Veteran rocker STING donated $36,000 (GBP20,000) to an environmental charity, before discovering it was run by a BRITISH NATIONAL PARTY (BNP) extremist. The EVERY BREATH YOU TAKE singer handed over the cash as part...

Queen Unveils New Diana Fountain

LATEST: British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II paid tribute to a "remarkable human being" as she unveiled a fountain in memory of DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES today (06JUL04). The monarch acknowledged the "difficult times" in...

Queen Pens Diana's Memorial

Britain's QUEEN ELIZABETH II has paid a special tribute to the late DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES during the opening of her memorial fountain in London's Hyde Park - which she personally penned herself....

Queen Protects Royals From Sneaky Staff

British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II has paid lawyers $180,000 (GBP100,000) to draw up new contracts, banning royal staff from revealing BUCKINGHAM PALACE secrets. The royal family were left reeling after former butler PAUL BURRELL...

Queen Astounded By Holographic Image

British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II has attacked a new holographic portrait of her, insisting it makes her "look like an old woman lost in a wood". The 78-year-old royal broke with convention by hiring...

Stunned Postlethwaite Receives Obe

British actor PETE POSTLETHWAITE has gained a prestigious OFFICER OF THE ORDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE (OBE) title from QUEEN ELIZABETH II, but admits he's still stunned by the honour. Film star Postlethwaite -...

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Trumbo - Review

Trumbo - Review

In 1947, Dalton (Bryan Cranston) is the film industry's top-paid screenwriter, so of course the House Un-American Activities Commission goes after...

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Seth Grahame-Smith's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies graphic novel has been made into a film.

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton's new album, 'Wonderful Crazy Night', came out the next day.

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

The video for 'Hymn For the Weekend' was filmed in Mumbai, India.

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

Three more seasons to go for this adored comedy.

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Matt LeBlanc "Couldn't Believe" The Response To His 'Top Gear' Appointment

LeBlanc was announced as one of Chris Evans' co-hosts on the brand new 'Top Gear' on Thursday.

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

New York trio Fun Lovin' Criminals first made an impact back in 1996 with the release of their since acclaimed debut LP Come Find Yourself.

Goosebumps - Review

Goosebumps - Review

This lively romp is entertaining enough to amuse the audience even when it veers off the rails.

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