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Borat Attacked

Comedian SACHA BARON COHEN was attacked in New York City on Saturday (11NOV06) after playing a prank on a passer-by while in character as Kazakh journalist BORAT. The British star was on his way to...

Lohan To Team Up With Heroine In Williams Screenplay

LINDSAY LOHAN's dreams of working with her movie heroine ANNMARGRET are to be realised - they'll play relatives in a new film based on a long-forgotten TENNESSEE WILLIAMS screenplay. Lohan will play the unruly daughter...

Kinnear To Star In Young Frankenstein?

GREG KINNEAR is reportedly being considered for the lead role in the forthcoming Broadway production of YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN. The AS GOOD AS IT GETS actor reportedly met with director MEL BROOKS in Los Angeles this...

Ashlee Simpson Triumphs In Chicago

Ashlee Simpson, who experienced a near career-wrecking debacle in 2004 when she was caught lip-syncing her supposedly live performance on NBC's Saturday Night Live, may have successfully revived her career -- on London's West End....

New Mum Shannon Dashed To France For Coppola

US comedienne MOLLY SHANNON was so desperate to work with director SOFIA COPPOLA she dashed to France to play AUNT VICTOIRE in MARIE ANTOINETTE just 10 days after giving birth. The former SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE...

Saturday Night Live Slashes Budget, Cast

Faced with the choice of producing fewer episodes of Saturday Night Live or reducing its cast, SNL producer Lorne Michaels has reduced the cast -- firing five of the 16 members. Among the five are...

Saturday Night Live Cuts Castmembers

Late-night US comedy sketch show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE will debut on 30 September (06) without five key castmembers. In addition to the previously announced departures of TINA FEY and RACHEL DRATCH, who are working...

Barrymore Not Embarrassed By Dress Debacle

DREW BARRYMORE insists she felt no embarrassment after being mocked for wearing a green dress without a bra to the Golden Globe Awards earlier this year (06), and will continue to take fashion risks. The...

Lostprophet Berates Arctics 'Success' In America

LOSTPROPHETS frontman IAN WATKINS has laughed off reports fellow British band ARCTIC MONKEYS have 'broken' America, insisting they've only just skimmed the surface of becoming a well-known group Stateside. Teen band Arctic Monkeys played gigs...

Simon + Vedder To Interview Icons

PAUL SIMON and EDDIE VEDDER will be among the stars interviewing their heroes in the second season of US TV series ICONOCLASTS. The Sundance Channel series was a hit when it first aired late last...

Tina Fey Leaving Saturday Night Live

Tina Fey, the head writer of Saturday Night Live and "anchor" of the show's "Weekend Update" feature, is leaving the show to devote more time to 30 Rock, next season's primetime series in which she...

Saturday Night Live Star Quits

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE writer and comedienne TINA FEY is leaving the programme after nine years to focus on her new sitcom 30 ROCK. Fey is yet to be replaced as the show heads into its...

Saturday Night Live Star Quits

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE writer and comedienne TINA FEY is leaving the programme after nine years to focus on her new sitcom 30 ROCK. Fey is yet to be replaced as the show heads into its...

Dunst Dating Saturday Night Live Star

KIRSTEN DUNST has been secretly dating SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE funnyman ANDY SAMBERG, according to media reports in the US. The couple became close while Dunst was filming SPIDER-MAN 3 in New York City. A source...

Nbc Enters The Enemy Camp

Taking a kind of if-you-can't-beat-'em-join-'em stance, NBC, which like all of the other networks, has battled the YouTube video website over users posting segments of its shows online, said today (Tuesday) that it plans to...

Bateman To Be A Dad

Actor JASON BATEMAN and his wife AMANDA ANKA are expecting their first child. The former SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE presenter told Los Angeles radio station Star 98.7 last week (ends12JUN06) that he and Anka will welcome...

Simpson's Life Is Scandal-free Thanks To Boyfriend

Singer ASHLEE SIMPSON is delighted her life has become scandal-free since she started dating musician BRAXTON OLITA. The star was famously caught lip-synching during a SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE performance last year (05) and was caught...

Seinfeld Cast Reunites For Saturday Night Live

LATEST: JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS reunited with her co-stars from SEINFELD when she guest hosted US comedy show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE this weekend (13MAY06). During her opening monologue the actress, who played ELAINE BENES on the hit...

Louis-dreyfus Returns To Snl

US comic JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS is returning to her roots this weekend (13MAY06) and hosting American TV show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE. The former SEINFELD star began her career on the show 21 years ago and is...

Hanks Pokes Fun At Da Vinci Code Controversy

TOM HANKS poked fun at the religious controversy surrounding his new film THE DA VINCI CODE by facing criticism from mock priests, cardinals, nuns, Popes and even JESUS CHRIST as he guest hosted US comedy...

Tan Trouble For Lindsay Lohan

Singer/actress LINDSAY LOHAN faced a race against the clock during her recent guest hosting stint on US comedy show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE - to tone down her orange tan before the programme aired live. The...

Snl Cast Staged Lohan Intervention

The comedienne behind LINDSAY LOHAN's most famous movie role staged an intervention when the two met on the set of satirical show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE last week (ends14APR06) in a bid to convince the actress...

Lohan Hosts Third Stint On Saturday Night Live

Actress LINDSAY LOHAN kicked-off her third appearance hosting SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE by poking fun at US President GEORGE W BUSH's administration. The skit spoofed the growing number of Bush staffers who are leaving the Republican...

Banderas: 'I'm A Woman'

ANTONIO BANDERAS stunned Americans on Saturday night (08APR06) by revealing he's a woman on live TV. The Spanish actor stripped off his suit during his opening monologue as host of SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, revealing a...

Crash Star Dillon Has Fun With Racial Stereotypes

MATT DILLON had fun with his Best Supporting Actor Oscar loss and his controversial race film CRASH when he hosted SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE at the weekend (11MAR06) - by reading out the speech he would...

Portman Vents Anger Through Rap

NATALIE PORTMAN stunned TV viewers in America on Saturday night (04MAR05) with a foul-mouthed rap in which she heralded her love for fighting and having sex. The actress discarded her good girl image for a...

Is Nbc Smothering Itself With Protection?

NBC is shooting itself in the foot by becoming overly protective of its programming, several analysts suggested over the weekend. They pointed to two incidents -- the network's decision to order the website YouTube.com to...

Martin Hosts Record Number Of Saturday Night Live Shows

Veteran comedian STEVE MARTIN made history on Saturday (04FEB06), when he hosted a record 14th episode of sketch show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE. The PARENTHOOD star opened the show with a skit involving actor...

Simpson Mortified By Mcdonalds Mishap

Pop star ASHLEE SIMPSON regrets climbing on the counter at a McDonalds restaurant and asking a fan to 'kiss her feet', claiming the footage capturing the incident was pieced together to make her look bad....

Barrymore Laughs At Her Golden Globes Breast Gaffe

DREW BARRYMORE poked fun at her Golden Globe wardrobe malfunction on US TV show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE on Saturday (21JAN06) when she appeared unannounced wearing huge fake breasts. The actress didn't wear a bra...

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