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Whoopi Ends Theatre Run After Her Mother Suffers A Stroke

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has quit the London theatre production of SISTER ACT and flown back to the U.S. after discovering her mother has suffered a stroke.The actress - who starred in the 1992 movie that inspired...

Goldberg's Return To Sister Act Is A Hit

WHOOPI GOLDBERG's limited run in the West End production of SISTER ACT is proving popular - fans are camping out for days in a bid to secure tickets.The actress-turned-U.S. TV personality played nightclub singer Doloris...

Goldberg Visits British Prime Minister

WHOOPI GOLDBERG gave Britain's Prime Minister a surprise on Wednesday (11Aug10) after unexpectedly showing up at his home for a morning visit.The actress is currently in London to perform in a stage version of her...

Goldberg Embroiled In The View Dispute

WHOOPI GOLDBERG became embroiled in a heated argument with a guest on her hit TV talk show THE VIEW on Wednesday (05Aug10) after the woman accused the actress of grabbing her during the broadcast.Tareq and...

Goldberg Drugged-up On U.s. Chat Show

WHOOPI GOLDBERG stunned viewers of her U.S. chat show THE VIEW on Monday (19Jul10) by chuckling as she confessed she was still high from a drug-induced sleep following a late-night flight.The comedienne, who is famously...

Goldberg Launches Angry Rant On U.s. Tv After Gibson Comments

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has gone on the attack after she was criticised for defending MEL GIBSON as a racist, chastising her detractors for expressing their complaints in angry calls to her office secretary.The Ghost star sparked...

Mel Gibson Had Therapy

Mel Gibson sought therapy as his relationship with Oksana Grigorieva deteriorated, it has been claimed.The actor - who has been accused of domestic violence against his ex-girlfriend - reportedly became concerned about how "unhealthy" their...

Goldberg: 'Gibson Is Not A Racist'

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has defended MEL GIBSON against allegations he's a racist after he was allegedly heard using offensive language in an expletive-laden, recorded argument with his ex-girlfriend OKSANA GRIGORIEVA.Audio of the fight, which leaked on...

Whoopi In Talks To Return To Sister Act

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has had a religious promotion - she's in talks to return to the stage as the Mother Superior in London musical SISTER ACT.The actress-turned-U.S. TV personality played Doloris and Sister Mary Clarence in...

Goldberg Blasts Bp Bosses

WHOOPI GOLDBERG stunned U.S. TV viewers with an angry rant aimed at BP oil chiefs on Tuesday (08Jun10), blasting them for failing to plug the massive leak that continues to spill into the Gulf of...

Goldberg Warns About Twitter Impostor

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has warned fans not to be fooled by a Twitter.com account set up in her name, insisting an impostor has been posting messages on her behalf.The Oscar winner was stunned to discover someone...

Janet Jackson Finished With Albums

Janet Jackson doesn't want to make any more albums.The 'All For You' singer is no longer interested in recording LPs as they no longer have the impact they once did and would rather make singles.Her...

Alba And Goldberg Among 2010 Tribeca Film Festival Jurors

JESSICA ALBA, WHOOPI GOLDBERG, AARON ECKHART and ALICIA KEYS will be among the stars judging the competition at the 2010 Tribeca Film Festival in New York later this month (Apr10).The celebrities will also be joined...

Goldberg Confesses To Cheating While Married

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has come to the defence of SANDRA BULLOCK's embattled husband JESSE JAMES as he fights allegations of infidelity, insisting she can understand why he would cheat - because she "screwed around" during her...

Kate Hudson For Something Borrowed?

Kate Hudson is in negotiations for romantic comedy 'Something Borrowed'. The 'Bride Wars' actress would join Colin Egglesfield and Ginnifer Goodwin in the movie, which is based on the 2005 debut novel of the same...

Goldberg Tackles Bladder Problems In New Ads

WHOOPI GOLDBERG is tackling the embarrassing issue of incontinence - she's the face of a new bladder control campaign.The actress-turned-TV personality has thrown her support behind Poise's 1in3 Like Me drive, which aims to raise...

Goldberg Rules Out Marriage

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has vowed never to wed again, insisting she is "not meant to be married".The comedienne has been married three times - her first marriage to drug counsellor Alvin Martin ended in 1979; she...

Goldberg To Make Lion King Cameo

WHOOPI GOLDBERG is set to thrill theatre-goers in New York City on Thursday night (14Jan10) with a one-off cameo appearance in Broadway musical THE LION KING.The actress, who voiced one of the characters in the...

Goldberg Begs Judge To Spare Pal From Jail

Actress WHOOPI GOLDBERG is begging a New York judge to spare her neighbour, society heir ANTHONY MARSHALL, from jail.Marshall, 85, was recently convicted of stealing money from the estate of his late mother - iconic...

Goldberg: 'Baldwin Quitting Isn't A Good Idea'

WHOOPI GOLDBERG is urging ALEC BALDWIN to rethink his plans to quit acting in 2012, revealing she regrets retiring from the movie business.Baldwin recently announced his plans to turn his back on Hollywood when his...

Goldberg Toasts Birthday On Air With Kool & The Gang

WHOOPI GOLDBERG had a ball celebrating her 54th birthday on Friday (13Nov09) - she was treated to a special performance by KOOL & THE GANG.The Oscar winner toasted the milestone on her U.S. TV talk...

Goldberg Honoured With Career Achievement Award

Oscar winner WHOOPI GOLDBERG has been honoured for her Hollywood career at a New York fundraising gala.The Ghost star was presented with the Marlon Brando Award at the 2009 Stella by Starlight Gala on Monday...

Goldberg Undergoes Ear Surgery

Actress WHOOPI GOLDBERG underwent minor surgery on her ear last week (15Oct09) to fix a mystery ailment.The Ghost star let slip the information during Monday's (19Oct09) taping of TV talk show The View, which she...

Fey Invites Goldberg Back Onto 30 Rock

Comedienne TINA FEY cornered WHOOPI GOLDBERG on U.S. TV on Thursday (15Oct09) to entice her back onto hit comedy 30 ROCK.Fey made an appearance on The View, the talk show the Ghost star co-hosts, and...

Patrick Swayze's Horseman Send-off

Mourners at a private memorial for Patrick Swayze were greeted by a lone white horse on Sunday (04.10.09).The animal was one of the 'Dirty Dancing' star's personal favourites and was saddled and caparisoned - fitted...

Goldberg Clarifies Polanski 'Rape' Comments

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has hit out at accusations she condoned rape on her U.S. TV talk show, insisting she was attempting to clarify the charges levelled against director ROMAN POLANSKI.Polanski was arrested in Switzerland on Saturday...

Whoopi Goldberg Defends Polanski

Whoopi Goldberg has defended Roman Polanski, saying he did not commit "rape-rape".The 'Rosemary's Baby' filmmaker was arrested in Zurich, Switzerland, on Saturday (26.09.09) and faces being extradited to the US after he fled the country...

Goldberg Under Fire Over Polanski Comments

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has come under fire for suggesting ROMAN POLANSKI's sex with a 13 year old girl was not "rape-rape".The director was arrested in Switzerland on Saturday (26Sep09) and is currently fighting extradition to the...

Goldberg: 'Somers' Swayze Comments Were Distasteful'

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has chastised SUZANNE SOMERS after she reportedly blamed PATRICK SWAYZE's death on his chemo treatment.Goldberg was furious after learning the Three's Company star, a breast cancer survivor, told a Canadian reporter that Swayze...

Goldberg Will Remember A 'Mooning' Swayze

WHOOPI GOLDBERG will always look back and laugh when she recalls her time working with PATRICK SWAYZE on hit movie GHOST - because the late actor repeatedly flashed his bare bottom at her as she...

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