3rd June 2005

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Daredevil Newman Floats Over New York

Veteran actor PAUL NEWMAN refuses to let his age stop his trademark daredevil stunts - so the 80-year-old agreed to be tied to 6,000 helium...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Cruise 'Persuades Holmes To Reject Addict Role'

Actress KATIE HOLMES has turned down the role of pop artist ANDY WARHOL's muse EDIE SEDGWICK in forthcoming movie FACTORY GIRL - because the...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Marilyn's Romantic Jfk Painting Valued At $21,000

Screen beauty MARILYN MONROE's romantic painting to former US President JOHN F KENNEDY is expected to fetch a staggering $21,000(GBP11,000) at New...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Sex + The City Star Denies Martin Romance Again

Former SEX + THE CITY star KRISTIN DAVIS can't believe she's still being asked about a reported romance with funnyman STEVE MARTIN - after both...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Shields Mocks Cruise And Holmes' Romance

Actress BROOKE SHIELDS and TOM CRUISE's ongoing feud has intensified - after the SUDDENLY SUSAN star mocked the16 year age-gap between the actor...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Princess Diana's Wedding Dress Auctioned For $2 Million

Fragments of late British royal DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES' wedding dress are being sold on internet auction house eBAY - for a staggering $2 million...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Eagles Rock 2005 To Claim Best Touring Band So Far

Rockers the EAGLES are back on top of the US tour charts after being named the top-grossing act of 2005 so far. The HOTEL CALIFORNIA stars have...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Church Attacks The Pope

Catholic singer CHARLOTTE CHURCH has lambasted POPE BENEDICT XVI for campaigning to ban her beloved HARRY POTTER books. The VOICE OF AN ANGEL...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Gallagher: 'U2 Are Egotistical W**Kers'

OASIS frontman LIAM GALLAGHER has branded Irish rockers U2 "w**kers" for racing offstage after a recent live show to scrutinise a video of their...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Hundreds Of Elderly Fans Camp Out For Cliff

SIR CLIFF RICHARD's final appearance at his annual British Pro-Celebrity Tennis Tournament on Monday (06JUN05) has excited fans so much - more than...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Anderson: 'I'm Bisexual'

Former SUEDE star BRETT ANDERSON has finally ended speculation about his sexuality - by coming out as a bisexual who has never had a homosexual...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Martin Campaigns For Spice Girls' Live 8 Reunion

LATEST: COLDPLAY frontman CHRIS MARTIN is urging LIVE 8 organisers to allow THE SPICE GIRLS to perform at the star-studded charity concert. The...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Harvey Survives Life Threatening Operations

LATEST: British pop star BRIAN HARVEY has survived all of his life threatening operations and is now in a critical but stable condition - raising...

3rd June 2005 2:56



White Marries Model After Five-week Romance

WHITE STRIPES rocker JACK WHITE secretly married his girlfriend KAREN ELSON yesterday (02JUN05) in Brazil - after a whirlwind five-week romance...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Lopez Wants Another Dance With Gere

JENNIFER LOPEZ is keen to follow in JULIA ROBERTS' shoes by locking RICHARD GERE down to another movie. The actress loved working with the movie...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Ratner Takes On The X-men?

Movie maker BRETT RATNER has reportedly stepped in to replace MATTHEW VAUGHN on the set of the second X-MEN sequel after his own sequel, RUSH HOUR...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Crowe Plans To Look After Prized Braddock Receipt

LATEST: RUSSELL CROWE has confirmed he's the new owner of a treasured piece of memorabilia from 1920s boxing hero JIM BRADDOCK - after buying the...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Renee: 'I Don't Care What Dr Phil Thinks'

RENEE ZELLWEGER is laughing off fellow Texan DR PHIL McGRAW's comments that her recent marriage to country star KENNY CHESNEY won't last. The...

3rd June 2005 2:56



Bell Ditches Billy Elliot Image

Former teen star JAMIE BELL is desperate to drop his image as the dancing child prodigy from BILLY ELLIOT, because he is convinced he has since...

3rd June 2005 9:16



Okonedo Returns To Humble Roots

HOTEL RWANDA actress SOPHIE OKONEDO returned to her humble stage roots, just months after she was nominated for a Best Supporting Actress OSCAR for...

3rd June 2005 9:16



Attenborough: 'Working With Mcqueen Was Tough'

British movie mogul RICHARD ATTENBOROUGH cites working with STEVE McQUEEN in movie classic THE GREAT ESCAPE as one of the toughest challenges he...

3rd June 2005 9:16



Crowe: I Had To Play Braddock

RUSSELL CROWE felt compelled to play Depression Era boxing hero JIM BRADDOCK in new movie CINDERELLA MAN after thoroughly researching the...

3rd June 2005 9:16



Strawberry Field Not Forever

The children's home which inspired THE BEATLES' hit STRAWBERRY FIELDS FOREVER has closed. The Liverpool, England facility, Strawberry Field, has...

3rd June 2005 9:16



Foo Fighters Plan Roswell Show

Rockers FOO FIGHTERS are to stage an upcoming US fan show at the site of the most reported UFO crash. The group will take contest winners and...

3rd June 2005 9:16



Sting Owes $114,000 (Gbp60,000) Yoga Lesson

British rocker STING still owes JEMIMA KHAN and ELLE MACPHERSON a $114,000 (GBP60,000) private yoga lesson they won in a celebrity auction last...

3rd June 2005 9:16



Carly Simon Refuses To Name Names

CARLY SIMON is refusing to name the subject of her biggest hit YOU'RE SO VAIN, despite calls suggesting it's time to tell all following the recent...

3rd June 2005 9:16



Bono: 'Dylan's Eccentricities Are A Facade'

Irish rocker BONO is suspicious of BOB DYLAN's "so-called eccentricity" - he is convinced the legendary singer is hiding behind a mask. The U2...

3rd June 2005 9:16



Combs Commands Millions For Acne Ad

SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS made a staggering $3 million (GBP1.6 million) from an appearance in an advertisement for PROACTIVE acne treatment. The rap...

3rd June 2005 9:16



Jadakiss Admires 50 Cent's Art Of War

Rapper JADAKISS is refusing to rise to 50 CENT's album taunts, instead hailing his new rival "a marketing genius". The laid back rap star, real...

3rd June 2005 9:16



Rodman To Take Part In Wife Carrying Competition

Legendary basketball star DENNIS RODMAN has caused a stir with his determination to compete in the 2005 WIFE-CARRYING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS in...

3rd June 2005 9:16



Hunter + Mcintyre Impress In Tv Dance Contest

Model RACHEL HUNTER and former NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK star JOEY McINTYRE proved they've got what it takes on the dancefloor by winning the first...

3rd June 2005 9:16



Hazzard Star Blasts Remake

Original DUKES OF HAZZARD star BEN JONES has blasted the writers and cast of the upcoming movie adaptation of his hit show for turning it into "a...

3rd June 2005 9:16



Live 8 Softens Geldof's 'Truant' Command

SIR BOB GELDOF's call for children to take a day off school to attend the massive G8 protest in Edinburgh has been retracted by Live 8 organisers...

3rd June 2005 14:01



Madonna Launches Perfume

MADONNA has signed a $9.5 million (GBP5 million) deal to launch her own perfume range to coincide with the release of her new album DEFYING...

3rd June 2005 14:01



Queen To Perform At Live 8 Via Satellite

Legendary British rockers QUEEN will perform at London's LIVE 8 concert thanks to a live satellite link-up. The WE WILL ROCK YOU legends - who...

3rd June 2005 14:01



Bay City Rollers In Drugs Arrest

Former BAY CITY ROLLERS stars LES McKEOWN and PETER McGLYNN have been arrested on suspicion of supplying cocaine. The two members of the...

3rd June 2005 14:01



British Chancellor Waives Live 8 Tax Bill

British Chancellor GORDON BROWN today (03JUN05) agreed to waive the projected tax bills London's LIVE 8 concert and ticket text lottery would have...

3rd June 2005 14:01



Davison Plans Dr Who Return

Former DR WHO star PETER DAVISON is desperate to return to the cult sci-fi show and work alongside new Time Lord DAVID TENNANT. Davison, who...

3rd June 2005 14:01



Paranoid Mcqueen Tested His Pals

Movie icon STEVE McQUEEN was so paranoid about friends getting too close to him and giving away his personal secrets, he constantly changed his...

3rd June 2005 14:01



Richardson And Hensley Split

NIP/TUCK star JOELY RICHARDSON has split from her toyboy co-star JOHN HENSLEY. The 40-year-old beauty - who plays JULIA McNAMARA in the hit TV...

3rd June 2005 14:01



Portman: 'Musicals Are Not For Me'

Screen siren NATALIE PORTMAN refuses to follow in the footsteps of her STAR WARS co-star EWAN McGREGOR by embarking on a glittering musical theatre...

3rd June 2005 14:01



Broody Cruz Wants To Adopt

Spanish actress PENELOPE CRUZ is keen to have children as soon as possible and is seriously considering adoption to satisfy her broody urges. ...

3rd June 2005 14:01



Sizemore Quits Film In Bid To Stay Clean

Troubled actor TOM SIZEMORE has turned down a role in forthcoming movie THE FIFTH COMMANDMENT in a final bid to kick his drug addictions for...

3rd June 2005 14:01



Cruise Puts Mission: Impossible Iii In Danger

TOM CRUISE's bizarre recent behaviour and devotion to Scientology has forced movie bosses to consider scrapping MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE III, according...

3rd June 2005 14:01



Sheila Ferguson Turns Panto Queen

British royal PRINCE CHARLES' favourite singer SHEILA FERGUSON will be the first black fairy Godmother to appear in a traditional English pantomime...

3rd June 2005 14:01



Blatt And Zender Split

Former ALL SAINT singer MELANIE BLATT has ended her seven year relationship with STUART ZENDER. The PURE SHORES beauty had been formally dating...

3rd June 2005 14:01



Quo Fans Campaign For Live 8

Fans of original LIVE AID rockers STATUS QUO are campaigning to get the band back on stage for London's upcoming LIVE 8 charity gig. The...

3rd June 2005 14:01



Murphy's Favourite Kiss Was With Witherspoon

Hollywood actress BRITTANY MURPHY has fond memories of her lesbian onscreen kiss with REESE WITHERSPOON in FREEWAY, and it remains her favourite...

3rd June 2005 17:46



Carrey Praises Pryor's Bravery

Funnyman JIM CARREY has praised veteran funnyman RICHARD PRYOR for breaking down breaking down barriers with his controversial comedy routines in...

3rd June 2005 17:46



Cuban Filmmaker Dies

Maverick Cuban filmmaker PASTOR VEGA has died in Havana. He was 65. The Cuban film industry has been plunged into mourning at the loss of "one...

3rd June 2005 17:46



Fonda Based Character On Favourite Ex-husband

Veteran actress JANE FONDA is grateful for the ten years she spent with her third ex-husband TED TURNER - because it provided her with the perfect...

3rd June 2005 17:46



All President's Men Rockets Up Bestseller Charts

Controversial book ALL THE PRESIDENT'S MEN and it's film spin-off have both shot back up US bestseller lists following the revelation that former...

3rd June 2005 17:46



Will I Am: 'James Brown Is The Coolest'

BLACK EYED PEAS star WILL.I.AM decided soul legend JAMES BROWN was the world's "coolest musician" - after he witnessed helpers attending to the...

3rd June 2005 17:46



Kasabian: 'You Can't F**K With Oasis'

British rockers KASABIAN are thrilled to be supporting their idols OASIS on their forthcoming North American tour. The road trip - which kicks...

3rd June 2005 17:46



Interpol Snub Music Videos

New York rockers INTERPOL are refusing to make any music videos for their new album ANTICS - because they find the promos aren't worth the...

3rd June 2005 17:46



50 Cent Detached Over Mother's Murder

Rapper 50 CENT is unemotional about the murder of his drug-dealing mother SABRINA JACKSON, as he has seen people die in tragic circumstances...

3rd June 2005 17:46



Flowers: 'I Was Bullied Over My Weight'

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS is still plagued by insecurities from his childhood, as he was bullied for being overweight at school. The...

3rd June 2005 17:46



Martin: 'If Coldplay Was The Un, I'd Be America'

CHRIS MARTIN has duplicated RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE's idea to compare his band to the UNITED NATIONS (UN) - and Martin insists he would...

3rd June 2005 17:46



Grohl Uncertain Of Van Sant's Cobain Film

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL has dismissed GUS VAN SANT's movie tribute to KURT COBAIN as mere "entertainment" because he fails to see how it...

3rd June 2005 17:46



Jackson Rushed To Hospital After Collapse

MICHAEL JACKSON was rushed to hospital yesterday (02JUN05) after collapsing in court during the final stages of his trial. The 46-year-old...

3rd June 2005 17:46



Jeremy: 'I Had No Performance Issues On First Porn Film'

Veteran porn star RON JEREMY was concerned his first time having sex in front of the camera would be a disaster - but he was pleasantly surprised...

3rd June 2005 17:46



Nolan: 'Pacino Is A True Professional'

British director CHRISTOPHER NOLAN has praised AL PACINO's gracious behaviour on the set of INSOMNIA - because he'd been worried the legendary...

3rd June 2005 17:46



Depeche Mode Shelve Band Tensions

British rockers DEPECHE MODE are thrilled to be working together again - and insist they are getting on better than ever before. Frontman DAVE...

3rd June 2005 19:50



Love's Pill Box Sold On Ebay

Troubled rocker COURTNEY LOVE's empty pill box from fifteen years ago is being sold on internet auction site eBay. The small plastic container -...

3rd June 2005 19:50



Franz Ferdinand Embrace Subliminal Messages

Scottish rockers FRANZ FERDINAND have taken up the 1970s trend of 'back-masking' - deliberately embedding subliminal messages within their...

3rd June 2005 19:50



Pavarotti Pulls Out Of Mexico Show

Ailing opera star LUCIANO PAVAROTTI has pulled out of a concert planned for tomorrow (04JUN05) in Monterrey, Mexico after contracting laryngitis. ...

3rd June 2005 19:50



Rush Guitarist Sues Hotel

RUSH guitarist ALEX LIFESON is suing the Ritz-Carlton hotel, its security director and three sheriff's deputies stemming from a New Year's Eve 2003...

3rd June 2005 19:50



Olsen Lands First Solo Cover

Teen actress ASHLEY OLSEN has landed her first solo magazine cover, posing without her twin sister MARY-KATE for the July (05) issue of HARPER'S...

3rd June 2005 19:50



Ricci Gives Up On Plucking Eyebrows

MONSTER star CHRISTINA RICCI has given up on plucking her eyebrows - because she finds the beauty regime "too high maintenance". The brunette...

3rd June 2005 19:50



Ice Cube Is Proud Of 'Are We There Yet?'

ICE CUBE has defended his decision to make family comedy ARE WE THERE YET?, despite his peers accusing the rapper of losing his tough-guy...

3rd June 2005 19:50



Oprah Is The Queen Of All Syndicated Shows

THE OPRAH WINFREY SHOW has become America's top syndicated programme for the first time since summer 1992. The popular chat show averaged an 8.1...

3rd June 2005 19:50



Smith Slams Witherspoon

Movie director KEVIN SMITH is still smarting from a chance meeting he had with REESE WITHERSPOON a decade ago - because the actress struck him as a...

3rd June 2005 19:50



Desperate Housewives Lead Critics Nominees

Hit TV show DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES has proved popular among critics as well as fans, after scoring a leading five nominations for the upcoming 21st...

3rd June 2005 19:50



Cosby Gag Order Bid Denied

A federal judge has denied a bid for a gag order by BILL COSBY's lawyers in a lawsuit alleging that the comedian drugged and sexually molested a...

3rd June 2005 19:50



Bret Michaels A Dad Again

POISON frontman BRET MICHAELS is celebrating after becoming a dad for a second time. The rocker, 42, and his girlfriend KRISTI GIBSON welcomed...

3rd June 2005 19:50



Nelly Popular In Strip Clubs

Hip-hop star NELLY has found popularity in a new arena - strip clubs. The HOT IN HERRE rapper has discovered that many of his tracks are big...

3rd June 2005 19:50


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