24th April 2016

<< 23rd April 201625th April 2016 >>

Smashing Pumpkins Frontman Billy Corgan Compares 'Social Justice Warriors' To Kkk

Billy Corgan, frontman for The Smashing Pumpkins has compared what he calls ‘social justice warriors’ to the Ku Klux Klan, in an interview with...

24th April 2016 0:30

Writer Michelle Mcnamara, Wife Of Patton Oswalt, Dies Aged 46

Crime writer Michelle McNamara, who was married to comedian and actor Patton Oswalt, has died suddenly at the age of 46. Oswald’s publicist, Kevin...

24th April 2016 2:03

'Doctor Who': Pearl Mackie Revealed As The Doctor's New Companion

Newcomer Pearl Mackie has been unveiled as the new assistant in BBC series ‘Doctor Who’. Mackie will play Bill, the companion of Peter...

24th April 2016 11:02

Beyonce Drops Surprise New Visual Album 'Lemonade'

Beyonce has surprised her fans again, by dropping her sixth studio album Lemonade, on Saturday evening (April 23rd). The ‘visual album’ made its...

24th April 2016 12:59

Family And Friends Celebrate Prince's Life At Paisley Park Memorial Service

The legendary Purple Rain musician passed away on Thursday (21Apr16) at the age of 57 at his home in Chanhassen, Minnesota. On Saturday afternoon,...

24th April 2016 13:58

Beyonce Drops New Album As She Debuts Tv Special

The superstar teased fans about a secret new project called Lemonade last weekend (16-17Apr16), and when the mysterious programme aired on...

24th April 2016 13:58

James Jagger Joined By Family At Wedding Celebration

The 30-year-old actor and his wife Anoushka Sharma celebrated their nuptials on Saturday (23Apr16) after officially marrying in New York last...

24th April 2016 13:58

Kelly Clarkson Shares First Photos Of New Son

"Meet Remy, our our newest edition (sic) to the family! #charmfordays #watchoutladies," Kelly wrote on Saturday (23Apr16). The singer welcomed her...

24th April 2016 13:58

Bruce Springsteen Pays Tribute To Prince

The rocker opened his gig in New York on Saturday (23Apr16) with a passionate performance of Prince's 1984 hit, and told the audience that when he...

24th April 2016 13:58

Sheila E: 'Prince Was In A Lot Of Pain'

Rumours persist surrounding the painkillers the Purple Rain singer took to ease his agony, with some outlets suggesting he may have overdosed on...

24th April 2016 13:58

Jimmy Jam: 'I Want To Produce The Recordings In Prince's Paisley Park Vault'

Jimmy, who grew up with the music icon in Minnesota, once played in singer's band, but he and sidekick Terry Lewis were fired when Prince...

24th April 2016 13:58

Cole Hauser Arrested For Dui - Report

The actor, who also stars alongside Thandie Newton in the U.S. TV series Rogue, was pulled over by police after he almost crashed on a freeway,...

24th April 2016 13:58

Here Alone And The Return Take Top Tribeca Honours

The awards, which include a cash prize of $10,000 (£6,250) and a piece of art for each winner, were given to the audience choices for the best...

24th April 2016 13:58

New Doctor Who Companion Named

The 28-year-old will star as Bill alongside Peter Capaldi's Time Lord in the Tardis when the next series airs in 2017. Pearl replaces Jenna...

24th April 2016 13:58

Narcos Producers 'Banned From Filming At Pablo Escobar Death House'

Production for the Netflix series, which stars Wagner Moura as the notorious Colombian druglord, wanted to film Escobar's fatal shootout with...

24th April 2016 13:58

Garry Marshall Boosts Hopes Of The Princess Diaries Sequel

The first film, released in 2001, featured a young Anne as awkward teenager Mia, who finds out that she is the heir to the throne of fictional...

24th April 2016 13:58

Jessica Chastain Struggled To Fight In Heels On The Huntsman

The Help star portrays Chris Hemsworth's wife in the Snow White and the Huntsman prequel, and the all-action role required Jessica, who is best...

24th April 2016 13:58

Has Charlotte Crosby Quit 'Geordie Shore' Over Gaz Beale Cheating Claims?

‘Geordie Shore’ favourite Charlotte Crosby’s future with the show is in doubt, with reports claiming she has quit over her on-again off-again...

24th April 2016 15:34

Victoria Wood 'Spent Final Days At Home With Family'

Victoria Wood, who died last Wednesday (April 20th), aged 62, spent her final days at home with her children, daughter Grace and son Henry by her...

24th April 2016 16:57

Chloe Grace Moretz And Brooklyn Beckham's Romance Is Back On

Chloe Grace Moretz and Brooklyn Beckham appear to have confirmed they are back together, after being pictured strolling hand-in-hand on a day out in...

24th April 2016 18:55

Will Smith Reveals He Spoke To Prince The Night Before His Death

Actor Will Smith has posted a heartfelt tribute to his friend Prince, revealing he spoke to the musician the night before his death. Writing on...

24th April 2016 20:59

Ice Cube Stages Full N.w.a. Reunion At Coachella

The rapper was joined onstage by DJ Yella and MC Ren for the second week in a row, but this time the trio was joined by Dr. Dre, N.w.a.'s prolific...

24th April 2016 22:55

Papa Wemba Dead After Stage Collapse

The 66-year-old Congolese star's death was confirmed on Sunday (24Apr16).Footage from what was his final concert has been posted online, and shows...

24th April 2016 22:55

Mariah Carey: 'I Couldn't Perform A Prince Cover As A Tribute At Paris Gig'

Hours after news of the music icon's death was released, Mariah tweeted a picture of herself alongside the Purple Rain singer and added the...

24th April 2016 22:55

Kanye West Recalls Taylor Swift Protest Speech At Pals' Weekend Wedding

The rapper famously stole the limelight from Taylor Swift at the awards ceremony, when he hit the stage to question her Best Female Video prize win...

24th April 2016 22:55

Prince Turned Down Joint Tour With Madonna

The Kiss singer/songwriter had grown close to Madonna during the 1980s as they both shot to superstardom, collaborating on two tracks for the Queen...

24th April 2016 22:55

Dave Chappelle Honours Pal Prince At San Francisco Show

The funnyman befriended the pop superstar after mimicking him for his cult TV sketch show, in which he portrayed a basketball-playing Prince who...

24th April 2016 22:55

George Clooney Acknowledges Armenian Genocide At Memorial

The two men visited the Genocide Memorial for the 101st anniversary of the atrocities a day after the movie star addressed local media about...

24th April 2016 22:55

Princes William And Harry Film Star Wars Cameos - Report

The royals met the cast and crew of Star Wars: Episode VIII - the sequel to last year's Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens - during a visit...

24th April 2016 22:55

Famke Janssen Wants To Return To X-men

Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner will take over the mutant superhero role for the upcoming X-Men: Apocalypse prequel, but Famke, who originally...

24th April 2016 22:55

The Jungle Book Chills Out The Huntsman: Winter's War In U.s. Box Office Fight

Jon Favreau's ambitious retelling of Rudyard Kipling's classic story landed an impressive second weekend take of $60.8 million (£42.2 million) to...

24th April 2016 22:55

January Jones: 'There's Been No Stigma As A Single Mother'

The star became a single mum when she gave birth to son Xander four years ago, and has always kept the identity of his father a secret from the...

24th April 2016 22:55

Michael Shannon Gifted Lost Elvis Interview

The Man of Steel star was trying to perfect Elvis' voice without sounding like a cheap impersonator when he met Schilling and asked for his advice,...

24th April 2016 22:55

Elizabeth Olsen: 'I Have No Desire For Fame And Celebrity'

The 27-year-old has stepped out of the shadow created by her famous sisters, twins Mary-Kate and Ashley to forge an acting career of her own, with...

24th April 2016 22:55

Is Joaquin Phoenix Set To Play Jesus In Mary Magdalene Film?

Joaquin Phoenix is said to be in consideration for the role of Jesus, in Garth Davis’ upcoming Mary Magdalene film opposite Rooney Mara, according...

24th April 2016 22:58

<< 23rd April 201625th April 2016 >>
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.