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Ben-hur Crew Banned From Filming In Chariot Race Stadium

Movie bosses behind the new version of the historical drama, which stars Morgan Freeman and Jack Huston, have been forced to recreate the Circus Maximus venue inside a studio after the Italian culture...

Victoria Beckham Wants To 'Empower Women'

Victoria Beckham wants to ''empower women''. The former Spice Girl turned fashion designer revealed the inspiration behind her eponymous fashion line, which she founded in 2008, is to make her customers ''feel the best version...

Scott Disick Shopping For Engagement Ring

Scott Disick has been shopping for an engagement ring for Kourtney Kardashian. The 29-year-old hunk - who has two children, Mason, two, and three-month-old Penelope, with the brunette beauty - was spotted in Fort Lauderdale,...

Master P Urges Bow Wow To Stop Dissing

Hip-hop veteran PERCY 'MASTER P' MILLER has warned budding rapper BOW WOW to stop dissing established stars, or face the consequences. Master P, who escaped jail in March (06) after pleading no contest to charges...

Brokeback Mountain Wins Lee Dga Honour

ANG LEE has won another award for BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN after his controversial movie was named Best Feature Film at the Directors Guild Of America (DGA) Awards last night (28JAN06). Brokeback Mountain is now the...

Rome Complaints Rejected By UK Watchdog

Acclaimed TV drama ROME has been declared non-pornographic by UK broadcasting watchdog Ofcom, following a spate of viewer complaints. The $108 million (GBP60 million) co-production between the BBC and US network HBO, which took...

Italians Censor Rome

Italian TV bosses are ruthlessly censoring a British made mini-series about ancient Rome. ROME, which was filmed in the Italian capital, cost $108 million (GBP60 million) and depicts everyday events in the city -...

Rome Drama Too Explicit For Italians

An upcoming British/American TV drama exploring life in ancient Rome features so much graphic sex and violence, Italian broadcaster RAI has decided to screen a heavily edited version of ROME next year (06). The...

'Forgotten' Trainspotting Star Ready For Public Eye

TRAINSPOTTING actor KEVIN McKIDD is finally ready for fame, after spending the past nine years keeping a low profile. The Scot, who played gentle giant TOMMY in the cult DANNY BOYLE film, admits he...


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