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Vanessa Williams Had High School Abortion

Actress/singer Vanessa Williams has revealed she had an abortion in high school.The Desperate Housewives star opened up about her childhood struggles in new memoir You Have No Idea and recently admitting she was molested by...

Williams' Mother Received Death Threats After Miss America Crowning

Actress/singer Vanessa Williams' mother received racially-charged death threats after her daughter became the first black Miss America in 1983.The Ugly Betty star was crowned New York's Miss Syracuse back in 1983 and she continued on...

Williams Was Molested As A Child

Actress/singer Vanessa Williams has revealed she was molested by the daughter of a family friend when she was just 10 years old.The Desperate Housewives star bravely recounts the painful experience in her new memoir You...

Eva Longoria's Low-key Birthday Celebrations

Eva Longoria enjoyed a low-key early birthday dinner with friends on Tuesday (13.03.12). The 'Desperate Housewives' star - who recently split with Penelope Cruz's brother Eduardo after just over a year of dating - dined...

Vanessa Williams Hoping To Stay Friends With Desperate Housewives

Actress/singer Vanessa Williams has high hopes the Desperate Housewives castmates can remain friends when the show ends in May (12) - because she'd like to think their traditional get-togethers can still take place.Williams admits she...

America Ferrera 'Ugly Betty' Marries Ryan Piers Williams

America Ferrera, the American actress best known for her role in Ugly Betty, married her long-time partner Ryan Piers Williams on Monday (27th June 2011). America Ferrera tied the knot with the director during an...

America Ferrera Marries

America Ferrera has married Ryan Piers Williams.The 'Ugly Betty' star tied the knot with her long-term boyfriend last night (27.05.11) in an intimate ceremony surrounded by family and castmates from the show, which ended last...

Eva Longoria Buys Burgers For Housewives Crew

Eva Longoria and her co-stars treated the 'Desperate Housewives' crew to burgers on the last day of filming of the new season.The actress - who plays Gabrielle Solis in the drama series - arranged for...

Vanessa Williams To Pen Book With Mum

Singer/actress Vanessa Williams is writing a motivational book for women - with her mum.The Desperate Housewives star has signed a deal with Gotham Books to write about family, fear, success and loss - and she's...

Daniel Radcliffe To Receive Hero Award

Daniel Radcliffe is to receive an award for being "an inspiration to sexual minority youths."The 21-year-old actor will be honoured by The Trevor Project - an anti-suicide/support group for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender teenagers...

Williams Reveals Race Hate Hell During Family Tree Search

Actress VANESSA WILLIAMS has revealed she was bombarded with death threats from racists after she became the first black woman to be crowned Miss America.The Ugly Betty star has been delving into her ancestral past...

Williams Is Proud Mum After Daughter's Swim Wins

Actress/singer VANESSA WILLIAMS was beaming with pride when she appeared on U.S. TV show THE TALK on Friday (03Dec10) after cheering her daughter onto victory in a swimming competition hours earlier.The Desperate Housewives star spent...

Williams: 'Longoria Will Be Fine'

Actress VANESSA WILLIAMS has assured fans her DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES co-star EVA LONGORIA is recovering well following the news of her marriage breakdown, branding the Latina "a survivor".Longoria sent shockwaves through Hollywood last month (Nov10) when...

Oritse Williams Prefers Older Women

Oritse Williams loves older women.The 21-year-old JLS singer has a crush on 'Desperate Housewives' actress Vanessa Williams and admits he often finds himself attracted to "cougars" as they are more decisive than younger girls.He said:...

Vanessa Williams Excited About Prince William's Engagement

VANESSA WILLIAMS was thrilled to learn of PRINCE WILLIAM's engagement - because it reminded her of the "buzz" surrounding his parents' union in the 1980s.The British Royal proposed to longterm girlfriend Kate Middleton on holiday...

Bob Guccione Dies Aged 79 After Battle With Cancer

BOB GUCCIONE, the founder and long-time editor of American magazine 'Penthouse', has died aged 79 after a battle with lung cancer, reports the Associated Press. A statement issued by his family said that Guccione had...

Williams Loves Halloween

Actress VANESSA WILLIAMS counts down to Halloween every year by turning her home into a horror house at the start of October.The new Desperate Housewives star loves dressing up and enjoys throwing a costume party...

Williams Not A Fan Of Woodard's Desperate Housewives Role

VANESSA WILLIAMS had to be coaxed into taking on a role on TV hit DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES - because she was one of the drama's worst critics.The actress admits she was a big fan until Alfre...

Williams Uses Botox To Keep A Happy Face

VANESSA WILLIAMS realised she needed to try Botox injections after her facial wrinkles began to make her look "tired" and "angry".The Ugly Betty star, 47, embraces her age but admits she relies on Botox shots...

Williams Brings Broadway To Charity Auction

Actress VANESSA WILLIAMS helped to boost the bidding at a charity auction in New York on Monday night (17May10) by offering to sing for the highest bidder.The Ugly Betty star joined actor Kelsey Grammer and...

Jay-z's Charity Watch

Jay Z lost his expensive watch at a charity auction.The hip-hop superstar put his personalised timepiece up for bidding at the 'Time to Care' sale of 12 Audemars Piguet watches to raise money for Broadway...

Williams Desperate To Be A Housewife

VANESSA WILLIAMS is heading back to the small screen - she has signed up to star in the next season of DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES.The actress was left devastated when TV show Ugly Betty was axed earlier...

Williams Wants Ugly Betty Movie

UGLY BETTY actress VANESSA WILLIAMS has joined her former co-stars AMERICA FERRERA and ANA ORTIZ on a crusade to bring the cancelled U.S. TV series to the big screen.Williams gave her final performance as fashion...

Williams 'Devastated' By Ugly Betty Axe

VANESSA WILLIAMS is angry at U.S. TV bosses for axing her hit comedy UGLY BETTY, insisting the cast is "devastated" by the news.The U.S. version of the series turned Emmy winner America Ferrera into a...

Williams & Manilow Back Haiti Red Cross Appeal

Actress VANESSA WILLIAMS and veteran crooner BARRY MANILOW have teamed up to support an American Red Cross Haiti campaign.The two stars, along with Los Angeles Lakers players Lamar Odom and Kobe Bryant, have filmed a...

Dushku: 'I'm Dating Fox'

Actress ELIZA DUSHKU has confirmed she's dating VANESSA WILLIAMS' ex-husband, former basketball star RICK FOX.The sexy brunette admits she and Fox have been friends for a decade but only became romantic this year (09). She...

Williams Dressed By Daughter

Singer/actress VANESSA WILLIAMS has hired her daughter as her stylist.The Ugly Betty star's 22-year-old kid Melanie graduated from New York's Fashion Institute of Technology (F.I.T.) and helped Williams pick her outfit for the 2009 Primetime...

Lohan Found Ugly Betty Hard Work

LINDSAY LOHAN discovered the meaning of hard work when she filmed her cameo role in U.S. TV series UGLY BETTY, according to her co-star VANESSA WILLIAMS.The Mean Girls actress appeared in four episodes of the...

Williams Thankful For Ugly Betty Move

VANESSA WILLIAMS is relieved the UGLY BETTY set has relocated to New York from Los Angeles - because she can spend more time with her family.The first two seasons of the hit show were filmed...

Williams Is 'Too Old' For Broadway

UGLY BETTY star VANESSA WILLIAMS would love to star in a Broadway musical - but fears she is "too old" for a singing and dancing role. The 46-year-old has juggled a successful music career with acting...

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