5th October 2006

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Smith Staged Surprise Ceremony To Help With Grief

LATEST: Reality star ANNA NICOLE SMITH decided to hold a "commitment ceremony" with lawyer and confidant HOWARD K STERN in order to bring a bit of...

5th October 2006 0:00



Ramone Fights Emotions At Screening

MARKY RAMONE struggled to contain his emotions at the London screening of RAMONES docu-film TOO TOUGH TO DIE: A TRIBUTE TO JOHNNY RAMONE last night...

5th October 2006 0:00



Richie And Jenner Split

NICOLE RICHIE and BRODY JENNER have ended their three month relationship, according to Richie's spokesperson - and the TV star insists they were...

5th October 2006 0:00



Geldof: 'Peaches Reports Are Nonsense'

SIR BOB GELDOF has hit out at the press for writing "nonsense" about his daughter PEACHES, because he knows exactly what she gets up to. The former...

5th October 2006 0:00



Oasis Suffered After Early Success

OASIS mastermind NOEL GALLAGHER insists the band became a victim of their early success, because they didn't know what to do next. Oasis rocketed to...

5th October 2006 0:00



Peaches Blames Shoplifting Misunderstanding On Mobile

LATEST: SIR BOB GELDOF's daughter PEACHES is convinced her mobile phone set off security alarms when she was mistakenly suspected of shoplifting at a...

5th October 2006 0:00



Barker Breaks Arm During Video Shoot

Former BLINK 182 drummer TRAVIS BARKER broke his arm while shooting a video for his new band +44 on Wednesday (04OCT06). Barker was in Europe...

5th October 2006 0:00



Die Hard Freeway Row Breaks Out

Film-makers working on upcoming sequel LIVE FREE OR DIE HARD have angered aviation officials in Los Angeles by proposing to shut down sections of the...

5th October 2006 0:00



Griffiths Slams Withnail + I Play

British actor RICHARD GRIFFITHS has branded the proposed stage adaptation of cult movie WITHNAIL + I "a crap idea". The 59-year-old, who played...

5th October 2006 0:00



Little Richard's Leg Pain Shooting Celebrity Duets

Rocker LITTLE RICHARD endured so much pain in his leg during the shooting of US TV show CELEBRITY DUETS he sometimes had to be carried to his seat. ...

5th October 2006 0:00



Nolte Explains Wildman Mug Shot

NICK NOLTE insists his wild appearance in the infamous mug shot taken after his arrest for drink driving has been misunderstood, because he was made...

5th October 2006 0:00



Jackson Rubbishes Parental Eviction Stories

Pop superstar MICHAEL JACKSON has dismissed reports his parents JOE and KATHERINE JACKSON could be evicted from their Los Angeles home. Sources...

5th October 2006 0:00



Davis Leaving Korn For Solo Tour

KORN frontman JONATHAN DAVIS is set to embark on a solo US tour in February (07), but he has no plans to record an album without his bandmates. ...

5th October 2006 0:00



R. Kelly Sued By Mentor

American R+B singer R. KELLY is reportedly being sued by a man who describes himself as Kelly's former "mentor and guide", accusing the star of...

5th October 2006 0:00



Bernal Disgusted By Racial Tension

Latino actor GAEL GARCIA BERNAL is disgusted by the racial discrimination Mexican immigrants still face in post 9/11 America, because he hoped the...

5th October 2006 0:00



Warhol Makes 'Most Influential' Film List

Late artist ANDY WARHOL's film CHELSEA GIRLS has been voted into the top 100 most influential films. The three-and-a-half hour epic is rumoured to...

5th October 2006 0:00



Lil' Chris: 'Gene Is A Pansy'

British newcomer LIL' CHRIS has branded his ROCK SCHOOL mentor GENE SIMMONS a "pansy" because he wears so much make-up. The 16-year-old - real name...

5th October 2006 0:00



Streisand Mocks Bush On Opening Night

BARBRA STREISAND peppered the opening night of her comeback tour in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with a series of digs aimed at US PRESIDENT GEORGE W...

5th October 2006 0:00



Gardner And Sinatra Thief Sentenced

A woman has been sentenced to 30 months for stealing prized heirlooms and original FRANK SINATRA recordings from the estate of late Hollywood star...

5th October 2006 0:00



Watchdog: 'Big Brother Broke Rules'

British reality TV show BIG BROTHER broke the rules when it allowed evicted contestants to be reentered into the show's house through public phone...

5th October 2006 0:00



Cohen Under Fire Again

BORAT star SACHA BARON COHEN has been branded a "racist, chauvinistic pig" by the Kazakh ambassador to Britain in the run up to the release of his...

5th October 2006 0:00



Law Resists Hollywood Star Status

JUDE LAW has blasted Hollywood for trying to mould him into the British TOM CRUISE - insisting he hates being portrayed as a celebrity "product". ...

5th October 2006 0:00



Country Stars Invade Broadway For Benefit

Stage veterans BEN VEREEN, BRIAN STOKES MITCHELL, FELICIA P FIELDS and PETER GALLAGHER will team up with country stars JOE NICHOLS, PHIL VASSAR and...

5th October 2006 0:00



Stella Uses Little Miss For Fashion Show

LATEST: SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's fashion designer daughter STELLA used her new incarnation as a MR MEN and LITTLE MISS as the inspiration for invites to...

5th October 2006 0:00



The Noisettes Apologise To Doherty

LATEST: Guitar band THE NOISETTES have apologised to PETE DOHERTY - after ranting at the singer for stumbling on stage minutes before they were due...

5th October 2006 0:00



Top Gear Resumes Filming

British TV show TOP GEAR has resumed filming just two weeks after presenter RICHARD HAMMOND was hospitalised with head injuries after crashing as he...

5th October 2006 0:00



Bernal Feels Pressure Of Expectations

Mexican actor GAEL GARCIA BERNAL fears he may never live up to expectations of becoming a Hollywood star, despite being lauded as the "next big...

5th October 2006 0:00



Baldwin's Brother Convinced Him To Try Yoga

ALEC BALDWIN is in great shape thanks to his brother BILLY's advice that he take up yoga. The star decided to give yoga a try after learning that...

5th October 2006 0:00



New Beck Album Barred From UK Chart

BECK's upcoming new album THE INFORMATION has been barred from inclusion in the British album chart because its bonus features contravene the...

5th October 2006 0:00



Berry Comes Aboard For Class Act

Oscar-winner HALLE BERRY has signed on to star in CLASS ACT - the true-life tale of a teacher from Nevada who ran for Congress after being challenged...

5th October 2006 0:00



The Killers Happy To Do It Themselves

THE KILLERS insist on taking care of their own promotion because they refuse to be governed by record company bosses. While other bands are happy to...

5th October 2006 0:00



Mccaughrean Nervous About Reaction To Peter Pan Book

Author GERALDINE MCCAUGHREAN is terrified about how her new PETER PAN book will be received as it hits shops around the world today (05OCT06). ...

5th October 2006 0:00



Doherty Upstages Support Act

PETE DOHERTY has been blasted by his support band THE NOISETTES, after the BABYSHAMBLES singer stumbled on stage minutes before they were due to...

5th October 2006 0:00



The Clash Launch Training Shoe

Punk legends THE CLASH have teamed up with a top training shoe firm to launch their very own limited edition skate-boarding footwear. Surviving...

5th October 2006 0:00



Lucas Confirms Clone Wars

Director GEORGE LUCAS yesterday (04OCT06) announced a cartoon STAR WARS television series called CLONE WARS is likely to screen next year (07) -...

5th October 2006 0:00



Cleopatra Jones Actress Dobson Dies

CLEOPATRA JONES actress TAMARA DOBSON died in Baltimore, Maryland, on Monday (02OCT06). She was 59. According to Dobson's brother, she died from...

5th October 2006 0:00



Tom Bell Dies

Veteran British actor TOM BELL, who was best known for his Bafta-nominated performance in drama series PRIME SUSPECT, has died aged 73. He died in...

5th October 2006 0:00



Prince Attempts To Pay Strippers To Leave Stage

Pop superstar PRINCE recently offered sexy dancers at a Hollywood strip club twice their nightly rate to go home, because their gyrations offended...

5th October 2006 0:00



Mcavoy: "I Like Being Naked On Stage'

Actor JAMES MCAVOY was mortified when his family once came to watch him onstage - because they were greeted by the sight of his dangling penis. The...

5th October 2006 0:00



Madonna 'Adopts An Entire Country'

LATEST: MADONNA paid a visit to 50 children in an orphanage in Malawi today (05OCT06), after dismissing speculation she is set to adopt a child. The...

5th October 2006 0:00



Gallagher To Play Acoustic Gig For Charity

OASIS rocker NOEL GALLAGHER will play a one-off acoustic fundraising concert for British charity Mencap in November (06). The WONDERWALL star joins...

5th October 2006 0:00



Moonglows Singer Dies

MOONGLOWS singer PRENTISS BARNES was killed in a car accident in Mississippi on Saturday (30SEP06). He was 81. Barnes, who performed hits including...

5th October 2006 0:00



Neck Injury Stops Nicholson Promoting The Departed

Hollywood veteran JACK NICHOLSON is bed-ridden with a mysterious neck injury, leaving him unable to promote new movie THE DEPARTED. The 69-year-old...

5th October 2006 0:00



Kinks Reunion Possibility

Rocker RAY DAVIES has sparked reports of a forthcoming KINKS reunion - despite having a fiery relationship with his brother and bandmate DAVE. The...

5th October 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2218

RUN IT singer CHRIS BROWN will be a guest star on the fourth season of THE OC, playing a band geek who strikes up a relationship with KAITLIN COOPER...

5th October 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2217

R+B legend SMOKEY ROBINSON will guest star as himself on US soap opera DAYS OF OUR LIVES on 14-15 November (06).

5th October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3062

"Me and my friend were (once) a picnic table and we even glued bowls to the table to collect the candy." JESSICA SIMPSON is adventurous when it comes...

5th October 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2215

Mod icon PAUL WELLER will be opening the BBC's Electric Proms season in October (06) at London's legendary Roundhouse.

5th October 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2216

BADLY DRAWN BOY is to launch his new album BORN IN THE UK in a chip shop.

5th October 2006 0:00



Pitt Stunned By Dramatic Year

Hollywood hunk BRAD PITT is amazed when he looks back on the past 18 months of his life, because there has been so many dramatic changes. Pitt split...

5th October 2006 0:00



Beckham Treats Holmes To Baby Break

Pop star-turned-fashion designer VICTORIA BECKHAM has invited new pal KATIE HOLMES for a Paris city break - without their respective children. The...

5th October 2006 0:00



Cruise And Kidman Ruined Eyes Wide Shut, Kubrick Told Ermey

STANLEY KUBRICK thought his last movie EYES WIDE SHUT was a "piece of s**t" that was ruined by interference from its stars TOM CRUISE and NICOLE...

5th October 2006 0:00



Private Jet Owner Sentenced For Videotaping Jackson

The former owner of an American jet hire company has been found guilty of videotaping superstar MICHAEL JACKSON without his knowledge or consent of...

5th October 2006 0:00



Geldof Praises Marine For Taking On His Children

Irish rocker SIR BOB GELDOF has praised his long-term love JEANNE MARINE for taking on his children from his marriage to PAULA YATES. Geldof lives...

5th October 2006 0:00



Aniston And Vaughn Split?

LATEST: The romance between JENNIFER ANISTON and VINCE VAUGHN is over, according to press reports in the US. After a year of refusing to officially...

5th October 2006 0:00



Lilly's Handcream-up-nose Tip

LOST beauty EVANGELINE LILLY is upset she can no longer take handcream onto planes - because she likes to put it up her nose to keep illness at bay. ...

5th October 2006 0:00



Geldof: 'Paula Lived In Fear'

SIR BOB GELDOF believes his late ex-wife PAULA YATES' fear of inheriting manic depression from her father contributed to her tragic death. The...

5th October 2006 0:00



Basinger To Go To Trial In January

LATEST: KIM BASINGER will stand trial in January 2007 charged with disregarding court orders over her ex-husband ALEC BALDWIN's visitation rights...

5th October 2006 0:00



Pitt Fears He's 'Ruined' Namibia

BRAD PITT is concerned he may have ruined Namibia's peaceful tranquility after bringing the African nation so much publicity when his girlfriend...

5th October 2006 0:00



Smith Custody Battle Continued By Judge

LATEST: Celebrity photojournalist LARRY BIRKHEAD and his lawyer were back in court on Wednesday morning (04OCT06), where a judge refused to grant an...

5th October 2006 0:00



Madonna Denies Adopting Baby In Malawi

LATEST: Pop superstar MADONNA has denied she adopted a one-year-old boy in Malawi on Wednesday (04OCT06). The MATERIAL GIRL arrived in the African...

5th October 2006 0:00



Longoria Flies To France To Reconcile With Parker

LATEST: DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star EVA LONGORIA is so desperate to save her relationship with TONY PARKER, she is flying to France to try and patch...

5th October 2006 0:00



Ermey: 'I Won't Work With Fincher Again'

Actor R LEE ERMEY has ruled out working with director DAVID FINCHER again after the film-maker refused to let him improvise during the shooting of...

5th October 2006 0:00



Basinger Sued By Baldwin

LATEST: Oscar-winner KIM BASINGER has been arraigned in a Los Angeles courtroom on contempt charges. The star's ex-husband ALEC BALDWIN instigated...

5th October 2006 0:00



Pitt: 'Angelina And I Will Adopt Three Kids Next Year'

BRAD PITT and ANGELINA JOLIE are looking to expand their current family brood to six by next year (07). The MR AND MRS SMITH co-stars are already...

5th October 2006 0:00



Lilly: 'I Almost Died This Year'

EVANGELINE LILLY "almost died' in a mountaineering accident earlier this year (06), when she slid over a crevice. The LOST actress was climbing the...

5th October 2006 0:00



Dog Trainer Defends Schiffer

LATEST: CLAUDIA SCHIFFER's dog trainer has jumped to the supermodel's defence after her dogs' behaviour led to police warnings - he insists the...

5th October 2006 0:00



Public Enemy To Auction Off Rights To Live Album

Veteran rappers PUBLIC ENEMY are auctioning off the rights to a live album taped in Helsinki, Finland in 1999. The disc will be auctioned off by...

5th October 2006 0:00



Law's New Film Mirrors Real Life

JUDE LAW finds it hard to talk about his latest film role as an adulterer, because it resembles last year's (05) real-life drama when he admitted...

5th October 2006 0:00



Elton To Set New Sydney Record

SIR ELTON JOHN is poised to set a new record for the greatest number of performances at Australia's Sydney Entertainment Centre. Promoters Michael...

5th October 2006 0:00



Flowers Tempted By Sex And Drugs

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS is tempted by the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll lifestyle, but is put off by burned out hellraisers who regret...

5th October 2006 0:00



Lopez Denies Dating Longoria

US TV star MARIO LOPEZ has rubbished reports he is dating newly-single DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES beauty EVA LONGORIA. Last Friday (29SEP06), Longoria's...

5th October 2006 0:00



Sugababes' Gig Chaos

English pop trio SUGABABES' new album launch was delayed on Tuesday night (03OCT06), when the nightclub hosting the party suffered a power cut. The...

5th October 2006 0:00



Simpson's Paves Friendship Kickstarted By Hair 'Trauma'

Pop star JESSICA SIMPSON struck up a friendship with her best pal KEN PAVES when he rescued her from a serious hair trauma. Simpson was devastated...

5th October 2006 0:00



Gyllenhaal Confirms Baby News

LATEST: Actress MAGGIE GYLLENHAAL has confirmed press reports she has given birth to her first child. The WORLD TRADE CENTER star, 28, and actor...

5th October 2006 0:00



Fergie: 'God Made Me Quit Drugs'

THE BLACK EYED PEAS singer FERGIE insists she quit drugs because she got a message from God telling her she was ruining her life. The singer, real...

5th October 2006 0:00



White Stripes Go Classical

Music from THE WHITE STRIPES has been reworked into avant-garde orchestral tracks for a forthcoming new album. XL Recordings head RICHARD RUSSELL...

5th October 2006 0:00



Davies Threatens To Pee On Award

LATEST: THE KINKS frontman RAY DAVIES caused a stir at a Broadcast Music Inc (BMI) award presentation on Tuesday night (03OCT06), when he threatened...

5th October 2006 0:00



Deep Throat Named Landmark Movie

Hardcore porn film DEEP THROAT has been named alongside CITIZEN KANE as one of 100 landmark movies of all time. The infamous 1972 sex film features...

5th October 2006 0:00



Scorsese To Direct Documentary On Rolling Stones

Acclaimed director MARTIN SCORSESE is working on a documentary starring THE ROLLING STONES. Scorsese will film the band's upcoming concerts at New...

5th October 2006 0:00



Ramsay To Meet Secret Sister

British celebrity chef GORDON RAMSAY is planning an emotional meeting with the long-lost sister he has never met. Ramsay's late dad fathered SHARON...

5th October 2006 0:00



Navarro's Auschwitz Tribute Tattoo

Heavily-tattooed rocker DAVE NAVARRO was inspired to get a unique tattoo after sitting next to a woman on a plane who showed him her concentration...

5th October 2006 0:00



Rock Honoured At Comedy Festival

CHRIS ROCK will receive The Comedian award at The Comedy Festival in Las Vegas, Nevada in November (06). The accolade recognises an artist who has...

5th October 2006 0:00



Crow Is Cancer Free

Rocker SHERYL CROW is celebrating after her latest mammogram revealed she is cancer free. The SANTA MONICA BOULEVARD singer battled breast cancer...

5th October 2006 0:00



Stella Mccartney Becomes Little Miss

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's fashion designer daughter STELLA has been immortalised in beloved children's books, the MR MEN and LITTLE MISS series. The...

5th October 2006 0:00



Bush's Recognisable Nose

Reclusive singer KATE BUSH finds it difficult to disguise herself from fans, because they always recognise her nose. The WUTHERING HEIGHTS hitmaker...

5th October 2006 0:00



Aniston To Tread The Boards?

Hollywood beauty JENNIFER ANISTON is reportedly planning to retrace her theatre roots by starring in a Broadway musical. Aniston, who regularly...

5th October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3060

"There was no tongue involved, no reach-arounds. It was business. We had to do it for the movie, and we pulled it off. Jack Black's a fun guy to hang...

5th October 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2214

PARIS HILTON's beleaguered publicist ELLIOTT MINTZ was once the publicist for JOHN LENNON and YOKO ONO.

5th October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3058

"I want to be a role model - to tell kids to believe they can be something when they're older. That they can follow their dreams and still be good....

5th October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3059

"I just designed watches. I've never worn one before, but it's a necessity with my baby. I have to know when to feed him!" New mum GWEN STEFANI was...

5th October 2006 0:00



The Things They Say 3061

"I've never seen a dog bark and bite at the same time. So if that n**ger keeps talking, he ain't gonna do nothing." Rapper ALVIN 'XZIBIT' JOINER...

5th October 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2213

JAMIE LEE CURTIS is JAKE GYLLENHAAL's godmother.

5th October 2006 0:00



Fascinating Fact 2212

A new PRINCE track SONG OF THE HEART is included on the soundtrack to new animated movie HAPPY FEAT.

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