5th August 2012

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Marilyn Monroe Death: 50 Years On

It has been 50 years to the day (August 5th) since the ultimate screen siren Marilyn Monroe passed away of an apparent overdose at the tender age of...

5th August 2012 12:48

Rupert Sanders' Wife Libery Ross Still Not On Speaking Terms With Her Husband

He may he still technically be married, but Rupert Sanders is still very much in the doghouse with his wife Liberty Ross after his affair with...

5th August 2012 13:10

Groomzilla Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt has turned into a groomzilla.The hunky actor can't wait to tie the knot with partner Angelina Jolie and has been meticulously planning...

5th August 2012 13:20

Conor Maynard Happy To Date A Cougar

Conor Maynard would date a cougar.The 19-year-old singer says he wouldn't turn down an older lady if she approached him at one of his concerts, but...

5th August 2012 13:20

Matt Smith Clowns Around At Adidas Party

'Doctor Who' star Matt Smith dressed as a clown as he partied at a screening of the Chemical Brothers' film 'Don't Think' on Friday night...

5th August 2012 13:20

Katy Perry Thrilled For Adele

Katy Perry thinks Adele being pregnant is ''so cute''.The 'Teenage Dream' singer is a huge fan of humble British star Adele - who briefly appeared in...

5th August 2012 13:20

Duchess Catherine's Perfect Roast Chicken

Britain's Duchess of Cambridge's perfect evening involves cooking for her husband.Catherine - who wed Prince William in a glittering ceremony in...

5th August 2012 13:20

Claire Danes' Ugly Film Roles

Claire Danes doesn't mind being ugly for a film role.The 'Homeland' actress - who is famed for parts in 'Romeo + Juliet' and 'My So Called Life' -...

5th August 2012 13:26

Good Boy Tinie Tempah

Tinie Tempah wants to be rap's first good boy.The 'Pass Out' singer wants to represent a softer, more accessible side to hip-hop because he comes...

5th August 2012 13:34

Arnold Schwarzenegger Has Spent Time In Jail!

The former Governator Arnold Schwarzenegger has apparently spent time under arrest, as his eagerness to pursue a career in bodybuilding saw him end...

5th August 2012 13:39

'Roseanne Reunion' Planned For Roasanne Barr Comedy Roast

A Roseanne Reunion is planned to take place at the comedy roasting of one of America's most beloved comediennes Roseanne Barr.In the 90's, the show...

5th August 2012 13:55

Michelle Williams: My Daughter Wants Me To Marry Jason

Michelle Williams' daughter is pressuring her to marry Jason Segel.The 'My Week with Marilyn actress has been dating the 'How I Met Your Mother' star...

5th August 2012 14:00

Janet Jackson Vows To Prove Michael's Will Is Invalid

Janet Jackson has stepped up her ongoing feud with the executors of her late brother Michael's estate by blaming them for "damaging fundamental...

5th August 2012 14:05

Rita Ora Plays Down Kardashian Romance Reports

Hot new R&B sensation Rita Ora is playing down reports she's romancing Kim Kardashian's little brother Rob, insisting he's just "a cool guy".Rumours...

5th August 2012 14:05

Rocker Jason Noble Dies

Rocker Jason Noble has lost his battle with cancer.The singer and guitarist passed away in Bethesda, Maryland on Saturday (04Aug12) following a...

5th August 2012 14:05

Dangerous Storm Shuts Down Lollapalooza

Day two of the 2012 Lollapalooza festival was abruptly halted on Saturday (04Aug12) after a powerful storm struck Chicago, Illinois.Alabama Shakes...

5th August 2012 14:05

Bree Olson Manages All-girl Porn Star Band

Actor Charlie Sheen's former 'goddess' Bree Olson is using her 15 minutes of fame to give a porn star rock band a boost - she has signed on as the...

5th August 2012 14:05

Ellen Page Left Shaken By Twitter Threats

Actress Ellen Page has turned to the police after receiving threatening messages via Twitter.com.The Juno star has filed a complaint with the Los...

5th August 2012 14:05

Roseanne Barr Is Presidential Hopeful

Actress Roseanne Barr is continuing her bid for the White House after clinching the presidential nomination of the Peace And Freedom Party.The...

5th August 2012 14:05

The Things They Say 25869

"It was just fantastic, it was so good. It was just so great to be here to cheer them on. They were the best." Sir Paul Mccartney had a thrilling day...

5th August 2012 14:05

The Things They Tweet 3004

"If your (sic) in or going to Los Angeles, check out what's happening at the LA Zoo. Say hey to my Boa Constrictor while... My Boa's name is Jacob...

5th August 2012 14:05

Tig Notaro Announces Cancer Diagnosis At Comedy Gig

Comedienne Tig Notaro stunned fans at a stand-up gig on Friday (03Aug12) when she announced she is fighting cancer.The 41-year-old star, who has...

5th August 2012 14:05

Arnold Schwarzenegger: 'I Was Carb Backloading Before It Was Hip'

Arnold Schwarzenegger and his bodybuilder pal Franco Columbu were pioneers of new diet trend carbohydrate backloading way back in the 1970s when...

5th August 2012 14:05

The Things They Say 25871

"When it comes to healthcare reform, we need to give incentives for healthy living. Exercising every day and not smoking should reduce your...

5th August 2012 14:05

Dallas Stars Caught Out By Southfork Guided Tours

The cast of the revamped Dallas rubbed shoulders with fans as they were filming the hit series - because shoots often coincided with tours of their...

5th August 2012 14:05

The Things They Say 25870

"It was actually really terrifying... Sometimes the doors wouldn't close, the seatbelt would break... Screws would fall out on us as we were...

5th August 2012 14:05

Melissa George's Skating Past Makes Her The Perfect Action Star

Australian actress Melissa George insists her roller skating background makes her the perfect choice for action roles.The former junior champion is...

5th August 2012 14:05

Will Ferrell Still Hurt By Soccer Injury

Will Ferrell is still reeling from his recent soccer experience in England when his coach mocked him for hobbling off the field after 70 minutes.The...

5th August 2012 14:05

The Things They Say 25872

"Hollywood does not know what to do with me. They (producers) do not like me. That's why I end up in these seemingly difficult movies." Actress Chloe...

5th August 2012 14:05

Fascinating Fact 13872

Movie star Mark Wahlberg has developed a new whey protein complex to help body builders pack on muscle like he does for his films. The actor teamed...

5th August 2012 14:05

Imogen Thomas Is Pregnant With First Child

Former Big Brother contestant Imogen Thomas is apparently pregnant with her first child, The Sun reports.After a year of mostly downs, Thomas now...

5th August 2012 14:16

Female Bartender Drops Assault Charges Agains Cuba Gooding Jnr.

The female bartender who Cuba Gooding Junior had supposedly attacked during a late night bar argument has dropped all charges against the actor.The...

5th August 2012 14:41

Lollapolooza To Expand Into The Middle East

Day three of Chicago-based festival Lollapolooza is just about ready to kick start (CDT), but even before the first band has taken to the stage the...

5th August 2012 15:01

Ray Davies Pretends To Be Damon

Ray Davies claims to be Damon Albarn when people recognise him in the street. The Kinks singer and guitarist tries to fool people into thinking he is...

5th August 2012 16:00

Daisy Lowe's Sugar Addiction

Daisy Lowe is addicted to sugar.The 23-year-old model - the daughter of Pearl Lowe and Gavin Rossdale - admits she loves to eat and never deprives...

5th August 2012 16:02

Liberty Ross Refusing To See Rupert Sanders

Rupert Sanders hasn't seen his wife since his fling with Kristen Stewart was revealed.The 'Snow White and the Huntsman' director was captured on...

5th August 2012 16:02

Tom Hardy's Feminine Lawless Character

Tom Hardy was fascinated by the ''female'' side of his 'Lawless' character.The actor plays bare-knuckle boxing bootlegger Forrest Bondurant in the...

5th August 2012 16:04

Emeli Sande Considers Rolf Harris Tattoo

Emeli Sande would consider getting a tattoo of Rolf Harris, as an ''ice breaker.''The 'Next to Me' singer already has an inking of Mexican artist...

5th August 2012 17:00

Natalie Portman Marries Benjamin Millepied

Natalie Portman has married Benjamin Millepied.The 'Black Swan' actress and her French-born choreographer fiance tied the knot in a Jewish ceremony...

5th August 2012 18:03

Natalie Portman Weds Benjamin Millepied

Natalie Portman is a married woman after exchanging vows with choreographer Benjamin Millepied.The couple wed in a Jewish ceremony at a private...

5th August 2012 19:11

Mia Farrow & Mike Tyson Horrified By Wisconsin Temple Shooting

Mia Farrow, Octavia Spencer and boxer Mike Tyson have expressed their horror after a gunman opened fire at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin, killing six...

5th August 2012 23:17

Red Hot Chili Peppers And Avicii Get The Party Started Again At Lollapalooza

Red Hot Chili Peppers and Dj Avicii helped to get Lollapalooza 2012 rocking again on Saturday night (04Aug12) after a powerful storm shut down the...

5th August 2012 23:17

Justin Bieber Looking For Dancers For New Tour

Justin Bieber is giving fans the chance to join him on tour after launching an online search for new dancers.The Baby hitmaker has called on aspiring...

5th August 2012 23:17

Blur Want To Record Movie Soundtrack

Blur frontman Damon Albarn has offered the band's services to filmmakers everywhere, insisting he would love to record a movie soundtrack.The...

5th August 2012 23:17

Conor Maynard Driven Out Of Home By Fans

British pop star Conor Maynard has been forced to move out of his apartment after devoted fans tracked down his address.The Can't Say No hitmaker was...

5th August 2012 23:17

Eminem Almost Quit Rap After Bad First Gig

Eminem almost abandoned his rap career before it even began after he was booed during his "traumatic" first gig.The Slim Shady star made a name for...

5th August 2012 23:17

Nick Jonas Confirms American Idol Chatter

Pop star Nick Jonas has confirmed rumours he is in talks to join TV talent show American Idol.The Jonas Brothers singer is on producers' wish list of...

5th August 2012 23:17

Fascinating Fact 13873

Lady Gaga has revealed the title of her new album by unveiling her new tattoo. The singer has had the name Artpop inked onto the inside of her arm.

5th August 2012 23:17

Antonio Banderas And Melanie Griffith Stand United At Charity Gala

Antonio Banderas and Melanie Griffith put on a united front on Saturday (04Aug12) as they attended a charity gala together in Spain amid ongoing...

5th August 2012 23:17

Clint Eastwood: 'America Needs Mitt Romney For President'

Hollywood icon Clint Eastwood has publicly endorsed U.S. politician Mitt Romney for president after speaking at an Idaho fundraiser on Friday...

5th August 2012 23:17

Natalie Portman Weds Benjamin Millepied

Natalie Portman is a married woman after exchanging vows with choreographer Benjamin Millepied.The couple wed in a Jewish ceremony at a private...

5th August 2012 23:17

Tom Arnold Stuns Estranged Ex Roseanne Barr At Comedy Roast

Actor Tom Arnold surprised his estranged ex-wife Roseanne Barr on Saturday (04Aug12) after turning up to attend her comedy roast in Hollywood.The...

5th August 2012 23:17

The Things They Tweet 3005

"The Olympics is the best ever but I went through a whole pack of tissues last night watching hard working athletes achieve their dreams." Lady Gaga...

5th August 2012 23:17

Celebrities Celebrate Andy Murray's Golden Win In Olympics Tennis Final

Actors Ewan Mcgregor and Simon Pegg are among the British stars who have lauded tennis ace Andy Murray after he defeated Roger Federer to claim...

5th August 2012 23:17

Saffron Burrows Is Reportedly Pregnant

British actress Saffron Burrows is reportedly expecting her first child.The former Boston Legal star has sparked pregnancy reports after flaunting an...

5th August 2012 23:17

Fascinating Fact 13874

Hollywood legend Jack Nicholson suffered an embarrassing wardrobe mishap on Thursday night (02Aug12) after he was caught with his fly down as he left...

5th August 2012 23:17

Rose Byrne Is Star Bridesmaid At Pal's Wedding

Actress Rose Byrne walked down the aisle on Friday (03Aug12) when she served as bridesmaid at her best friend's wedding in Australia.The star, who...

5th August 2012 23:17

The Dark Knight Rises Leads U.s. Box Office For Third Week

The Dark Knight Rises continues to soar above the competition to land a third week at number one on the U.S. box office chart.Christian Bale's final...

5th August 2012 23:17

Joe Pantoliano's Birthdays Have Been Sombre Since 9/11

Actor Joe Pantoliano has struggled to celebrate his birthday since the 9/11 terrorist attacks because it falls on 12 September.The Memento star will...

5th August 2012 23:17

The Things They Say 25873

"On a personal level, I made mistakes that I regret, but my list of regrets is much shorter than the moments I enjoyed." Arnold Schwarzenegger...

5th August 2012 23:18

The Things They Say 25874

"There's a happy understanding that I am quite dull. I am sorry, I am prepared to keep that misconception alive." Actress Cate Blanchett prefers to...

5th August 2012 23:18

The Things They Say 25875

"I think the root of why I was so upset with having it on was that I wasn't fully trusting of the producers and directors. Now I can rest assured,...

5th August 2012 23:18

The Things They Say 25876

"I found myself doing all these posh parts. I got bored. And I wanted to explore roles that audiences might not associate me with. It's a...

5th August 2012 23:18

Fascinating Fact 13875

Teenage Modern Family star Rico Rodriguez is writing his memoirs. The 14 year old's first book will be titled Reel Life Lessons… So Far.

5th August 2012 23:18

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