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Hip-hop Great Russell Simmons Backing Barack Obama

Def Jam legend Russell Simmons has confirmed his endorsement for US presidential hopeful Barack Obama.Hugely influential in the black community, Simmons' backing will provide a boost to the Illinois senator's campaign ahead of crucial primary...

By on 04 March 2008

Ex-eastender Michelle Gayle In Running For Eurovision Place

Former EastEnders actress Michelle Gayle has been confirmed as one of six acts fighting to represent the UK at this year's Eurovision Song Contest.Actress and singer Gayle will be up against a number of former...

By on 19 February 2008

Coen Brothers Win Oscar-indicating Prize For No Country

Joel and Ethan Coen's hopes of winning the best director award at the Oscars have been boosted by the Directors Guild of America (DGA).The brothers were awarded the top prize at the DGA's annual awards...

By on 27 January 2008

Bb: Celeb Hijack Ratings Slide

Revamping Celebrity Big Brother may have backfired with less than half the regular audience tuning in for last night's launch, it has emerged.According to overnight estimates, 3.5 million viewers watched the first instalment of Big...

By on 04 January 2008

Dermot Criticises Bb Revamp

Dermot O'Leary has criticised the decision to redesign Celebrity Big Brother after the race row that blighted last year's show.Big Brother: Celebrity Hijack launches on Channel 4 tonight after 2007's series caused a diplomatic incident...

By on 03 January 2008

Big Names Up For Sag Award

George Clooney, Daniel Day-Lewis and Viggo Mortensen have been nominated in the best actor category for the Screen Actor Guild awards.They will also compete against Into the Wild's Emile Hirsch and Ryan Gosling of Lars...

By on 21 December 2007

Posh Spice 'Secures Best Seats'

Victoria Beckham has reportedly managed to secure the best seats at the Spice Girls world tour concert venues ahead of her fellow band mates.The Sun reports that Posh Spice had asked for a row of...

By on 21 December 2007

Leona Reigns Supreme

Leona Lewis remains the person to beat in the race for Christmas number one after holding on to the top spot for the seventh week running.The X Factor winner's Bleeding Love - the biggest-selling single...

By on 10 December 2007

Bond Producers Drop Winehouse

Amy Winehouse is no longer leading the race to be the vocalist behind the next James Bond movie, a report claims.The News of the World newspaper suggests that last year's X Factor winner Leona Lewis...

By on 28 October 2007

Books Opened For Xmas Number Two

Punters will be able to bet on the second-best selling single at Christmas this year this year in a bid to sidestep the X Factor's dominance.Since 2005 the winner of the ITV1 talent show has...

By on 06 October 2007

Corrie Wins Big At Inside Soap Awards

Coronation Street has been named as the nation's favourite soap at the Inside Soap awards.The long-running ITV1 show scooped the top gong at the awards ceremony for the first time in ten years.The street's Antony...

By on 25 September 2007

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