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Terry Gilliam Recovers After 'Minor Stroke'

Terry Gilliam Recovers After 'Minor Stroke'

Terry Gilliam has assured fans that he is “restored and well again” after the filmmaker reportedly suffered a minor stroke ahead of the premiere of his stress- and disaster-plagued movie The Man Who Killed Don...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 10th May 2018

Barbara Windsor Suffering From Alzheimer's Disease

Barbara Windsor Suffering From Alzheimer's Disease

British television and screen legend Dame Barbara Windsor has been battling with Alzheimer’s disease for the last four years, her husband has revealed.The 80 year old star was diagnosed with the neurodegenerative condition, which affects...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 10th May 2018

FKA Twigs Says Uterus Surgery "Knocked My Confidence" As A Woman

FKA Twigs Says Uterus Surgery "Knocked My Confidence" As A Woman

Award winning singer FKA twigs has said that her “confidence as a woman was knocked” as she revealed laparoscopic surgery to have six fibroid tumours removed from her uterus.The 30 year old British star, real...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 9th May 2018

NBC Internal Report Finds "No Evidence" That Management Knew Of Matt Lauer's Behaviour

NBC Internal Report Finds "No Evidence" That Management Knew Of Matt Lauer's Behaviour

An internal investigation by NBC has found no evidence that anybody in leadership positions at the network had knowledge of any complaints made against former ‘Today’ anchor Matt Lauer before he was fired.The investigation was...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 9th May 2018

Sir Elton John Warns Ed Sheeran His "Heyday" Won't Last Forever

Sir Elton John Warns Ed Sheeran His "Heyday" Won't Last Forever

Ed Sheeran may be the biggest male pop star in the world right now, but his friend and mentor Sir Elton John has warned the young British singer that his fame won’t last forever, and...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 9th May 2018

Frightened Rabbit Lead Singer Scott Hutchison Reported Missing

Frightened Rabbit Lead Singer Scott Hutchison Reported Missing

Concern is growing for the welfare and safety of Scott Hutchison, the lead singer of Scottish indie band Frightened Rabbit, after the group reported him missing since the early hours of Wednesday morning.The 36 year...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 9th May 2018

Florence Welch On Steering Clear Of Booze While Recording New Album 'High As Hope'

Florence Welch On Steering Clear Of Booze While Recording New Album 'High As Hope'

Hitting the comeback trail after a two year break, Florence Welch has spoken about how avoiding alcohol helped her with the writing process for the fourth, newly-announced Florence + The Machine album High As Hope.The...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 4th May 2018

Liam Gallagher Documentary Film 'As It Was' To Premiere At Cannes

Liam Gallagher Documentary Film 'As It Was' To Premiere At Cannes

Following a highly successful year with the release of his first solo album, former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher is to be the subject of a new documentary film, which will premiere at Cannes later this...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 4th May 2018

Gigi Hadid Apologises Over Vogue Italia 'Blackface' Photoshoot

Gigi Hadid Apologises Over Vogue Italia 'Blackface' Photoshoot

Gigi Hadid has issued an apology following the furore over her latest magazine shoot with Vogue Italia, which attracted accusations of racial insensitivity following the unusually dark tan she appeared to be sporting, which many...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 4th May 2018

Jay-Z Issued Subpoena By SEC Over Rocawear Clothing Brand Sale

Jay-Z Issued Subpoena By SEC Over Rocawear Clothing Brand Sale

Jay-Z is set to appear in court, having been issued a subpoena by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as part of an investigation into the sale of his Rocawear clothing brand.The rap megastar, 48,...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 4th May 2018

Kevin Hart Involved In "Serious Airplane Scare" After Tire On Private Plane Blows On Landing

Kevin Hart Involved In "Serious Airplane Scare" After Tire On Private Plane Blows On Landing

Comedian Kevin Hart is unscathed and “blessed” after being involved in what could have been a very serious accident after his private jet burst a tire upon landing at Boston’s Logan Airport.The 38 year old...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 4th May 2018

Oscars Expels Bill Cosby And Roman Polanski

Oscars Expels Bill Cosby And Roman Polanski

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced that it has expelled Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski from its membership that decides the annual Oscars.At its meeting on Tuesday (May 1st), the Academy’s...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 4th May 2018

Meek Mill To Star In Amazon Prime Docu-Series About U.S. Justice System

Meek Mill To Star In Amazon Prime Docu-Series About U.S. Justice System

Rap star Meek Mill will participate in a new Amazon Prime documentary series about the American justice system, following his recent release from prison on bail.The Philadelphia-born 30 year old, whose real name is Robert...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 3rd May 2018

Helena Bonham Carter And Jason Watkins Join Season 3 Of 'The Crown'

Helena Bonham Carter And Jason Watkins Join Season 3 Of 'The Crown'

Personnel details for the upcoming third series of ‘The Crown’ are emerging, with the Netflix-based show officially adding Helena Bonham Carter and Jason Watkins to the cast.It had already been known for some time that...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 3rd May 2018

Ryan Reynolds Opens Up About Struggles With Anxiety

Ryan Reynolds Opens Up About Struggles With Anxiety

As the brash, cocky star of Deadpool and with a famously sharp and quick wit off-screen, one would not imagine that Ryan Reynolds has any problem with confidence. However, the superstar actor has opened up...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 3rd May 2018

Sandra Bullock's Stalker Reportedly Found Dead After Police Stand-Off

Sandra Bullock's Stalker Reportedly Found Dead After Police Stand-Off

A man previously convicted of stalking Hollywood star Sandra Bullock has reportedly been found dead at his home in Los Angeles, following a lengthy stand-off with armed police.NBC Los Angeles reported on Wednesday evening (May...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 3rd May 2018

Man Charged With Attempting To Blackmail Kevin Hart Over Sex Tape

Man Charged With Attempting To Blackmail Kevin Hart Over Sex Tape

A man who allegedly attempted to extort the comedian and actor Kevin Hart by threatening to leak a sex tape has been officially charged, and is facing up to four years’ imprisonment.Jonathan Todd Jackson, 41,...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 3rd May 2018

Vogue Italia Accused Of Digitally Altering Gigi Hadid's Skin Colour For Photoshoot

Vogue Italia Accused Of Digitally Altering Gigi Hadid's Skin Colour For Photoshoot

Gigi Hadid has been caught up in a social media storm regarding the latest cover of Vogue Italia magazine, with the fashion publication being accused of using digitally altering her skin to make her appear...

News posted in Fashion / Beauty on 3rd May 2018

Ellen Pompeo Hints That 'Grey's Anatomy' Will Wind Down Soon

Ellen Pompeo Hints That 'Grey's Anatomy' Will Wind Down Soon

Ellen Pompeo has dropped the bomb that ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ fans must have been dreading – the long-running show looks like its end is in sight.Now in its 14th season, ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ showrunner and creator Shonda...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 3rd May 2018

Chris Evans Leaves Radio 2 Show At Last Minute After Mum Dies

Chris Evans Leaves Radio 2 Show At Last Minute After Mum Dies

British presenter Chris Evans was forced to cancel his breakfast show broadcast at BBC Radio 2 this morning at the last minute, after he learned of the death of his beloved mother, Minnie Beardsall.At the...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 3rd May 2018

Cate Blanchett Opens Up On Sexual Harassment From Harvey Weinstein

Cate Blanchett Opens Up On Sexual Harassment From Harvey Weinstein

Cate Blanchett has detailed allegations of sexual misconduct she suffered at the hands of the disgraced Hollywood power figure Harvey Weinstein.The Australian star, who has been a vocal supporter of the Time’s Up movement ever...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 2nd May 2018

Miley Cyrus On Quitting Weed To Focus On Music

Miley Cyrus On Quitting Weed To Focus On Music

Miley Cyrus has revealed that she’s going to quit smoking weed, what she called her “first and true love”, in order to focus on her music career properly.The 25 year old star former ‘Hannah Montana’...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 2nd May 2018

George Michael's Family Asks Fans To Remove Tributes

George Michael's Family Asks Fans To Remove Tributes

The family of the late George Michael have asked fans to remove tributes left outside the late singer’s homes in London and Oxfordshire, because the impromptu memorial sites have begun to divide local opinion almost...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 2nd May 2018

Yale Rescinds Bill Cosby's Honorary Degree Following Rape Conviction

Yale Rescinds Bill Cosby's Honorary Degree Following Rape Conviction

Following the guilty verdict in his rape re-trial, Yale has taken the unprecedented move of rescinded the honorary degree it gave to Bill Cosby, the first time the university done such a thing in its...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 2nd May 2018

Abba Announce First New Songs In 35 Years

Abba Announce First New Songs In 35 Years

Reformations and reunions are very in fashion at the moment, but perhaps the most unlikely and highest-profile has happened, with Abba announcing that they’ve recorded their first new music together in over 35 years.The legendary...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 27th April 2018

Red Nose Day USA Offering Lunch With Hugh Grant In Notting Hill As Charity Prize

Red Nose Day USA Offering Lunch With Hugh Grant In Notting Hill As Charity Prize

American film fans are being given the chance to have lunch with Hugh Grant in London’s Notting Hill as a charity prize.Broadcaster Emma Freud – the wife of Notting Hill’s director Richard Curtis – announced...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 27th April 2018

Kim Kardashian Responds To Criticisms Over Fragrance Bottle Design

Kim Kardashian Responds To Criticisms Over Fragrance Bottle Design

Kim Kardashian has responded to criticisms over the design of the bottle for her new fragrance, KKW Body, after many pointed out its similarity to that of Jean Paul Gautier’s famous Classique perfume that also...

News posted in Fashion / Beauty on 27th April 2018

Elbow Singer Guy Garvey To Teach Songwriting Course At University

Elbow Singer Guy Garvey To Teach Songwriting Course At University

Elbow lead singer Guy Garvey is set to swap the stage and microphone for a lectern, with the announcement that he’s to teach university students the art of songwriting.The 44 year old singer is to...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 27th April 2018

Russell Brand Cancels Stand-Up Show As Mother Is Seriously Injured In Car Crash

Russell Brand Cancels Stand-Up Show As Mother Is Seriously Injured In Car Crash

Russell Brand was forced to cancel a stand-up show on his Re:Birth tour in Aberdeen last night because of a “personal emergency” – which turned out to be that his mother was seriously injured in...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 27th April 2018

Bill Cosby Facing Rest Of Life In Prison After Guilty Verdict Delivered In Rape Trial

Bill Cosby Facing Rest Of Life In Prison After Guilty Verdict Delivered In Rape Trial

Bill Cosby is facing the possibility of spending the rest of his life behind bars, after he was convicted this week of drugging and sexually assaulting a woman more than 14 years ago.The 80 year...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 27th April 2018

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