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Golden Globe Nominations, Will It Be Clooney Versus Pitt?

Nominations for the Golden Globe Awards will be announced later today, December 15th 2011, with anticipation high; it's generally considered that those in the running for the accolades - voted for by the 93 members...

Ricky Gervais Backs Lab Dogs Campaign

Ricky Gervais has told of his "disgust" at plans to open a puppy farm supplying dogs for laboratory experiments in his native U.K.The Office creator has signed up to support a campaign by the British...

Kim Kardashian Is Most Googled Celebrity

Kim Kardashian was Google's most searched celebrity of 2011.The reality TV star, who married Kris Humphries in August only to divorce him after just 72 days of marriage, was the most requested star in search...

Ricky Gervais And Joanna Lumley Call For An Animal-friendly Christmas

Funnyman Ricky Gervais, British actress Joanna Lumley and singer Leona Lewis are backing a new campaign to encourage fans to celebrate an animal-friendly Christmas.The stars are supporting Humane Society International/UK's Cruelty-Free Christmas Pledge, which asks...

Andie Macdowell's Daughter Is Miss Golden Globe

Andie MacDowell's daughter has been named Miss Golden Globe 2012.The 'Four Weddings and a Funeral' actress' 21-year-old girl Rainey Qually has been given the prestigious honour by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, which hosts the...

Gervais Weeps During Festive Tribute To His Mum

Ricky Gervais broke down in tears as he paid tribute to his late mother during a heartfelt Christmas message.The British funnyman took part in an online question-and-answer session via the Wall Street Journal's website to...

Ricky Gervais Injures Back In Gym Session

Ricky Gervais is in agony after pulling a muscle in his back while working out.The Office creator hit the gym to tone up earlier this week (begs28Nov11) but his weightlifting session left him squirming in...

Comedy Central Airing Patrice O'neal Tribute Show

Comedy Central is paying tribute to the late comedian Patrice O'Neal by airing one of his acclaimed stand up shows 'Elephant in the Room' on Wednesday evening (November 29, 2011). A representative for the network...

Patrice O'neal Dead At 41, Comedy World Pays Tribute

Comedian Patrice O'Neal has sadly passed away aged 41, following complications of a stroke he suffered back in October. The death was announced on Tuesday (November 29, 2011), after which floods of tributes came in...

Simon Cowell Excited About Gervais' Globes Return

Simon Cowell is delighted Ricky Gervais is hosting the Golden Globes again next year - and wants the comic to be even harder on the star-studded audience.The music mogul loved the 'Life's Too Short' star's...

Simon Cowell's Delight At Ricky Gervais Globes Return

Simon Cowell has thrown his support behind Ricky Gervais as the host of the 2012 Golden Globes and he is actively encouraging the funnyman to be even more controversial.The British comedian has been picked to...

Jason Segel Never Dreamed Of Starring In The Muppets

Jason Segel has been expressing his delight at his involvement in the 'The Muppets', the 31 year-old actor and writer taking at the red carpet premiere of the latest film, enthusing "I never dreamed that...

Liam Neeson Backs Ricky Gervais As Globes Host

Irish actor Liam Neeson has thrown his support behind controversial comedian Ricky Gervais as the host of the 2012 Golden Globes, insisting Hollywood needs "a shake-up".The British funnyman caused outrage when he presented this year's...

Ricky Gervais Has Hollywood Quaking With Globes Return

Ricky Gervais has got the Hollywood A-listers quaking in their boots again after opening up about his return to hosting the 2012 Golden Globes. It will be the third time the British funny man has...

Demi Moore To Divorce, Celebs React On Twitter

Demi Moore has announced she is to divorce husband Ashton Kutcher, ending months of speculation as to the Two and a Half Men actor's alleged infidelity. Moore, who has been photographed looking gaunt in recent...

Ricky Gervais Took Globes Job To Annoy Critics

Ricky Gervais agreed to host the Golden Globe Awards again to "shut up the f***ing idiots".It was confirmed yesterday (16.11.11) that the British funnyman - who sparked controversy for his put-downs and jokes at the...

Gervais Vows To Pour On Insults At Golden Globes

If you thought that the Hollywood Foreign Press Association extracted a promise from Ricky Gervais that he would tone down his remarks about celebrities, the HFPA, and movies in general, you thought wrong. In a...

Ricky Gervais Hosting Golden Globes To 'Shut Critics Up'

Funnyman Ricky Gervais agreed to host the 2012 Golden Globes to "shut people up" after he was criticised for his jokes at this year's (11) ceremony.The British comedian was accused of going too far with...

Ricky Gervais Makes Golden Globes Return, "It's Gonna Be Biblical"

Ricky Gervais has warned Hollywood "be very afraid" after being announced as the host of the Golden Globes in January 2012 - his third time helming the glitzy event. The British comedian was thought to...

Ricky Gervais Returns To Golden Globes Amidst Protests

Ricky Gervais will return as host of the Golden Globes in January 2012, despite sixteen members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, who organise the event, voting against having the British comedian return.The Hfpa announced...

Ricky Gervais Confirmed As Globes Host

Ricky Gervais has been confirmed as the host of the 2012 Golden Globes by chiefs at the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.The funnyman will host his third Globes in January, despite initially dismissing the possibility of...

Ricky Gervais Back As Golden Globes Host - Report

British comedian Ricky Gervais is in final talks to return as the host of the Golden Globe Awards, despite upsetting many Hollywood heavyweights with his mean-spirited jibes at the ceremony earlier this year (11).Officials at...

Ricky Gervais To Host Golden Globes

Ricky Gervais will host next year's Golden Globe Awards.The British funnyman was today (16.11.11) confirmed by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) as fronting their annual ceremony for the third year in a row following...

Ricky Gervais Couldn't Stop Giggling About Johnny Depp Humour

Johnny Depp showed off his wicked sense of humour while shooting a cameo on comedian Ricky Gervais' new British TV show Life Is Short by joking about pleasuring himself as the funnyman attempted to drown...

Hfpa Unsure About Ricky Gervais' Golden Globes Return

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) is divided about Ricky Gervais returning to host the Golden Globes.The British comedian has sparked controversy for his put-downs and jokes at the expense of some of the film...

Ricky Gervais Won't Retire

Ricky Gervais could never retire.The 50-year-old star - who has written and appeared in sitcoms such as 'The Office' and 'Extras' - says it would be hard for him not to work as he's always...

Billy Crystal, Comedy Icon, Returning To The Oscars

Billy Crystal will host the 2012 Academy Awards following the shock departure of actor Eddie Murphy, with the 63-year-old comedian confirming the news on his Twitter page on Thursday (10th November 2011).The comedy veteran has...

Ricky Gervais, Billy Crystal Or Chris Rock For Oscars Host?

Ricky Gervais appears to be leading the race to host the Oscars in 2012, by openly suggesting he would give Hollywood a "two for one offer" by helming both the Golden Globes and the Academy...

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