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Zach Braff: Anne Hathaway’s dad almost fought me

Zach Braff: Anne Hathaway’s dad almost fought me

Zach Braff says Anne Hathaway’s dad almost fought him over a misunderstanding at a film premiere. The former ‘Scrubs’ star is friends with the 37-year-old actress, and has recalled the awkward moment in which he went to congratulate her at the 2012 premiere of ‘Les Miserables’, but was stopped by her father who had mistaken him for her ex-boyfriend Raffaelo Follieri. ... »

Kelly Ripa’s kids won’t hug her

Kelly Ripa’s kids won’t hug her

Kelly Ripa’s children won’t hug her during the coronavirus pandemic. The 49-year-old presenter has had to hold off on giving her own mother a hug during the global health crisis, and has said her children – Michael, 22, Lola, 18, and Joaquin, 17 – have followed suit and are now refusing to give her any physical contact, despite living in the same house. Kelly explained: &qu... »

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge make video call to school children

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge make video call to school children

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have surprised school children with a video call amid the coronavirus pandemic. Prince William and Duchess Catherine made the call to children at Casterton Primary Academy in Lancashire, who are still attending lessons despite schools being closed amid the health crisis, because their parents are key workers, such as supermarket staff and healthcare workers. The p... »

Gisele Bundchen ‘wasn’t satisfied’ in marriage

Gisele Bundchen ‘wasn’t satisfied’ in marriage

Gisele Bundchen "wasn’t satisfied" in her marriage to Tom Brady before the NFL star began "doing [his] part for the family". The American football player has revealed he went through a rough patch with his wife Gisele "a couple of years ago", when she expressed her desire for him to do more for their family – including son Benjamin, 10, and daughter Vivian... »

Anna Kendrick: Girls are ‘awesome’

Anna Kendrick: Girls are ‘awesome’

Anna Kendrick wants young girls to know they are "awesome". The 34-year-old actress has issued some words of advice to young girls around the world, insisting they should stop listening to "idiots" who tell them they’re anything but "awesome". When asked by a young girl what advice she’d give to girls who want to be "just like" her ‘Trolls ... »

Joe Exotic ‘shot at’ his reality TV show producer ‘three times’

Joe Exotic ‘shot at’ his reality TV show producer ‘three times’

Joe Exotic "shot at" reality TV show producer Rick Kirkham "three times" whilst he was filming for the show. Rick, 61, spent a year living with the eccentric zoo owner to film a reality TV series based on Joe’s life which never got made. And following the release of a new seven-part Netflix documentary on Joe titled ‘Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness’ ... »

Gwyneth Paltrow: My dad’s health battle inspired Goop

Gwyneth Paltrow: My dad’s health battle inspired Goop

Gwyneth Paltrow was inspired to start Goop after helping her late father through his "brutal" cancer battle. The 47-year-old actress tragically lost her father Bruce Paltrow in 2002 when he died after a long battle with throat cancer, and the star has now said his health struggle pushed her to "research food and nutrition", which eventually led to her setting up her lifestyle w... »

Rebecca Black identifies as queer

Rebecca Black identifies as queer

Rebecca Black identifies as "queer". The 22-year-old singer – who shot to fame as a teenager when her song ‘Friday’ became a viral hit in 2011 – has opened up about her sexuality after recently ending a longterm relationship with an ex-girlfriend. Rebecca says she made a "conscious decision" not to formally "come out" to the public, and whilst ... »

Gayle King: It’s hard to be single amid coronavirus

Gayle King: It’s hard to be single amid coronavirus

Gayle King is finding it "difficult" to be single during the coronavirus pandemic. The 65-year-old television personality doesn’t have a partner, and whilst her single status has "never bothered" her before, she’s finding it tough during the current health crisis as self-isolating in her home means she doesn’t have anyone to talk to. She said: "It’s... »

BST Hyde Park has been cancelled

BST Hyde Park has been cancelled

BST Hyde Park has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. The annual music festival was due to take place across two weekends in July – between the 3rd and 12th – in London’s Hyde Park, but due to the current global health crisis, organisers have decided to axe the event for this year. In a statement posted to social media, organisers wrote: "It is with great sadness... »

Matthew McConaughey’s chemistry with Kate Hudson

Matthew McConaughey’s chemistry with Kate Hudson

Matthew McConaughey credits the success of ‘How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days’ to his chemistry with Kate Hudson. The 50-year-old actor and the 40-year-old actress co-starred in the 2003 romantic comedy directed by Donald Petrie and Matthew believes it is still popular almost 20 years later, because of his and Kate’s bond. Speaking in a video for his new #McConaugheyTakes series on Tw... »

Kylie Jenner retains Forbes’ youngest self-made billionaire title for 2020

Kylie Jenner retains Forbes’ youngest self-made billionaire title for 2020

Kylie Jenner has been named Forbes’ youngest self-made billionaire for a second year in a row. The ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ star made her huge fortune from her Kylie Cosmetics empire and, last March, she overtook Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to top the publication’s annual World’s Billionaires list. Kylie has managed to maintain her substantial wealth, an... »

Stacey Solomon launches PandemicPenPals

Stacey Solomon launches PandemicPenPals

Stacey Solomon has launched #PandemicPenPals for people "struggling" during the Covid-19 lockdown. The 30-year-old presenter – who has sons Zachary, 12, Leighton, seven, and 10-month-old baby Rex – decided to start writing letters to anyone who has been feeling lonely during the global health crisis. Alongside some of her handwritten letters, she announced on her Instagram St... »

New documentary to focus on Carole Baskin and missing husband

New documentary to focus on Carole Baskin and missing husband

‘Tiger King’s Carole Baskin and her missing husband Don Lewis are set to be the focus of a new documentary. Animal rights activist Carole featured in the Netflix documentary ‘Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness’, due to her acrimonious relationship with Joe Exotic, a private zookeeper, but many questions have been asked about her spouse Don who went missing in 1997. He w... »

Peter Kay’s Car Share returning for special episode

Peter Kay’s Car Share returning for special episode

‘Peter Kay’s Car Share’ will return for an audio-only episode. A special edition of the 46-year-old comedian’s sitcom – which he co-stars in alongside Sian Gibson – will be available on BBC iPlayer on Friday (10.04.20), and he hopes that the show can cheer people up amid the coronavirus crisis. He said said: "It’s a horrific situation right now weR... »

Justin Timberlake bonded with Jimmy Fallon over solo nerves

Justin Timberlake bonded with Jimmy Fallon over solo nerves

Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon bonded over their nerves over their shared solo debuts. The pair first met properly at the 2002 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs), where the 39-year-old singer was giving his first performance away from *NSYNC, and the former ‘Saturday Night Live’ cast member was the evening’s host and they were both feeling jittery backstage. Speaking to his pal vi... »

Bernie Ecclestone’s granddaughter predicted baby news

Bernie Ecclestone’s granddaughter predicted baby news

Tamara Ecclestone’s daughter predicted that Bernie Ecclestone would become a father again at the age of 89. The business magnate and his wife Fabiana Flosi are expecting their first child together, which will mark the fourth child for the Formula 1 boss who is already father to three daughters – Deborah, 65, Tamara, 35, and Petra, 31 – and Tamara has revealed her six-year-old dau... »

Sophie Turner hopes new show Survive makes mental health sufferers ‘feel less alone’

Sophie Turner hopes new show Survive makes mental health sufferers ‘feel less alone’

Sophie Turner hopes her new show ‘Survive’ will make those suffering with mental illness feel "less alone". The 24-year-old actress stars in the series which just launched on the new streaming service Quibi – targeted at younger viewers, – and she has revealed she was drawn to the part of Jane because of how accurately the script depicts mental health. Sophie told... »

Lady Gaga ‘excited’ to get married and have kids

Lady Gaga ‘excited’ to get married and have kids

Lady Gaga is "excited" to get married and have children. The ‘Stupid Love’ singer has recently started dating entrepreneur Michael Polansky, and after it was claimed that the pair are getting "serious", the 34-year-old pop star admitted that tying the knot and starting her own family are at the top of her list of life goals. Gaga also hopes to do more philanthropic ... »

The Weeknd’s ‘darkest time’

The Weeknd’s ‘darkest time’

The Weeknd opens up about the "darkest time of [his] entire life" on his new album ‘After Hours’. The 30-year-old star’s latest record features the song ‘Faith’, which The Weeknd – whose real name is Abel Tesfaye – says is about his struggles with drugs, pain, prayer and death after he first found fame in 2013. He told Variety: "So, this is ... »

Steven Moffat pens new Doctor Who story for Jodie Whittaker’s Time Lord

Steven Moffat pens new Doctor Who story for Jodie Whittaker’s Time Lord

Steven Moffat has written a short story featuring Jodie Whittaker’s Time Lord. The former ‘Doctor Who’ showrunner has penned a new tale – ‘The Terror of the Umpty Ums’ – after previously leaving the sci-fi favourite when Peter Capaldi left the title role. The story – posted on the show’s official BBC website – introduces us to a boy calle... »

Russell Howard launching new topical show

Russell Howard launching new topical show

Russell Howard is launching a new Sky One show called ‘Home Time’ amid the coronavirus pandemic. Shot in his childhood bedroom, the topical series – which will also air on Now TV – will focus on current events as the 40-year-old comedian chats to other stars and shines the spotlight on everyday heroes doing their bit during the health crisis. He said: "Like you I’... »

Mary Berry to air new BBC cooking series

Mary Berry to air new BBC cooking series

Mary Berry has filmed a new cooking series ‘Mary Berry’s Simple Comforts’. The 85-year-old TV chef travelled across the country prior to the coronavirus crisis to film for her latest BBC Two show, which sees the culinary queen serve up some simple dishes as she visits the nations hot spots. A source told The Sun newspaper’s Bizarre TV column: "As the nation’s que... »

Anton du Beke plans show for NHS

Anton du Beke plans show for NHS

Anton du Beke is planning a concert for NHS staff battling the coronavirus crisis. The ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ pro is hoping to rope in his fellow dancers to host a special show at the London Palladium to thank the frontline workers who have risked their own lives to save those suffering from the respiratory disease. Though there are no confirmed plans for the gig, the 53-year-old danc... »

Helen McCrory didn’t feel ‘comfortable’ shooting Peaky Blinders

Helen McCrory didn’t feel ‘comfortable’ shooting Peaky Blinders

‘Peaky Blinders’ filming was cancelled because Helen McCrory and Cillian Murphy were not "comfortable" during the coronavirus pandemic. Production on the sixth season of the drama was halted on 16 March – a week before businesses were closed due to the health crisis – and the 51-year-old actress admitted many of those working on the set had realised "somethin... »

Gregg Wallace ‘chuffed’ Celebrity MasterChef wrapped before COVID-19

Gregg Wallace ‘chuffed’ Celebrity MasterChef wrapped before COVID-19

Gregg Wallace is "chuffed" ‘Celebrity MasterChef’ finished filming before the coronavirus lockdown. The 55-year-old judge has praised the team behind the BBC One celebrity cook-off, who worked extremely hard to wrap up the series before the country restricted movement to help prevent the spread of the deadly respiratory disease. Speaking to the MailOnline, Gregg explained: &q... »

Jada Pinkett Smith wary of ‘old fear patterns’ creeping in

Jada Pinkett Smith wary of ‘old fear patterns’ creeping in

Jada Pinkett Smith has been "dealing with old fear patterns" while quarantining. The ‘Bad Moms’ actress has been sober for over 20 years but she’s been "deepening" her "spiritual practices" while isolating at home due to the coronavirus pandemic as she’s realised some of the feelings that used to make her want to drink have been coming back. Sh... »

Simon Cowell had coronavirus test

Simon Cowell had coronavirus test

Simon Cowell was tested for coronavirus. The 60-year-old music mogul underwent the screening process along with the other stars of ‘America’s Got Talent’ after fellow judge Heidi Klum fell ill with symptoms of the highly-contagious condition last month. Asked how Heidi is feeling, he told The Sun Online: "She’s doing great." Further asked if she tested positive fo... »

Damian Lewis considering Feed NHS documentary

Damian Lewis considering Feed NHS documentary

Damian Lewis is considering making a documentary about his Feed NHS initiative. The ‘Billions’ actor and his wife Helen McCrory are raising money and have teamed up with a number of UK restaurants to supply around 6,000 health workers a day with food, and with their current acting projects on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, the 49-year-old star is exploring the possibility of mak... »

Christoph Waltz wants Alita: Battle Angel sequel

Christoph Waltz wants Alita: Battle Angel sequel

Christoph Waltz is "disappointed" that there has not been an ‘Alita: Battle Angel’ sequel. The Oscar-winning actor played the role of cyborg scientist Dr. Dyson Ido, the father figure of the titular character, in the original movie and is keen to reprise the part for a follow-up film. When asked if he would be interested in another ‘Alita’ movie, Christoph told Co... »

James Marsden surprised by X-Men success

James Marsden surprised by X-Men success

James Marsden finds the success of the ‘X-Men’ movie franchise "crazy". This summer marks the 20th anniversary of the first film in the series, ‘X-Men’, in which James played the role of Cyclops and he feels that the franchise has exceeded expectations thanks to the legacy of the X-Men universe, which dates back to the 1960s. In an interview with CinemaBlend, Jame... »

New Jumanji movie on hold due to Covid-19

New Jumanji movie on hold due to Covid-19

A new ‘Jumanji’ movie has been put on hold due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Although filmmaker Jake Kasdan – who directed ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ and ‘Jumanji: The Next Level, the follow-ups to the original 1995 movie – is keen to work on a third ‘Jumanji’ movie with stars Dwayne Johnson, Karen Gillan, Kevin Hart and Jack Black, he admitt... »

Disney’s Bob Iger talks Disney releases

Disney’s Bob Iger talks Disney releases

Disney’s Bob Iger says ‘Artemis Fowl’ may not be the only theatrical title to go straight to Disney+. The executive chairman of The Walt Disney Company has hinted that other movies could follow in the footsteps of the science fantasy adventure film and go straight to streaming, due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. He told Barrons.com: "In terms of movies going ahead after &... »

Holby City donates medical equipment to NHS

Holby City donates medical equipment to NHS

‘Holby City’ and ‘Casualty’ have donated medical equipment to the NHS. Bob Barrett – who plays Dr. Sasha Levy on ‘Holby’ – is incredibly proud of the frontline workers battling the deadly coronavirus, and revealed the BBC One medical dramashave sent their stock of PPE (personal protective equipment) to hospitals to help employees. Speaking on ‘... »

Tanisha Gorey’s new Corrie plot has ‘pushed her as an actress’

Tanisha Gorey’s new Corrie plot has ‘pushed her as an actress’

Coronation Street’s Tanisha Gorey feels her new hard-hitting storyline has "pushed [her] as an actress". The 17-year-old star is "happy" to have been given the responsibility to highlight a current issue after it was revealed her 14-year-old character Asha Alahan will be at the centre of a plot that deals with the sharing of sexual material. Asked if she is pleased to be ... »

Russell Crowe’s wedding gift for Bindi Irwin

Russell Crowe’s wedding gift for Bindi Irwin

Russell Crowe gave Bindi Irwin and Chandler Powell a "beautiful" fig tree as a wedding gift. The couple tied the knot in a low-key ceremony at Australia zoo last month and have revealed the ‘Gladiator’ star gave them a very thoughtful gift to mark the occasion. Bindi showed off the tree as she wished the actor a happy 56th birthday on Tuesday (07.04.20) and promised he would ... »

Tracy Morgan worried about pet sharks

Tracy Morgan worried about pet sharks

Tracy Morgan claimed he plans to get his pet sharks and eel tested for coronavirus. The ‘Last O.G.’ star – who owns a 20,000 gallon fish tank – is worried about the health of his exotic animals after learning a Bronx Zoo tiger had tested positive for the respiratory condition a few days ago. Speaking on ‘Today’, he said: "I’m getting my sharks tested,... »

Paul Stanley wishes dad happy 100th birthday

Paul Stanley wishes dad happy 100th birthday

Paul Stanley paid tribute to his "awesome" dad on his 100th birthday on Tuesday (07.04.20). The KISS frontman was sad that he couldn’t mark William Eisen’s century of life in person due to the social distancing measures in place to slow the spread of coronavirus but the 68-year-old rocker urged his fans to send happy birthday messages to his father instead. In identical Twitt... »

Chelsea Handler makes mask out of bra

Chelsea Handler makes mask out of bra

Chelsea Handler turned her bra into a protective face mask. The 45-year-old comic urged her Instagram followers to get creative with producing their own nose and mouth protection after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommended people wear some sort of covering when out in public during the coronavirus pandemic. She captioned her video tutorial: "With masks in short supp... »

Massive Attack raise £10K for free meals for frontline NHS staff

Massive Attack raise £10K for free meals for frontline NHS staff

Massive Attack have donated £10,000 for free meals for frontline NHS staff. The Bristol Food Union took to Twitter to announce that the ‘Unfinished Symphony’ group – made up of Robert ’3D’ Del Naja and Grant ‘Daddy G’ Marshall – had kindly raised half of their total goal to help feed the healthcare workers caring and supporting COVID-19 patients. The... »

Dame Vera Lynn and Katherine Jenkins releasing We’ll Meet Again to raise money for NHS

Dame Vera Lynn and Katherine Jenkins releasing We’ll Meet Again to raise money for NHS

Dame Vera Lynn and Katherine Jenkins are releasing their duet of wartime classic ‘We’ll Meet Again’ to raise funds for the NHS. The 1939 song, which was originally performed by Lynn, 103, to boost morale during World War II, has seen a surge in streams since Queen Elizabeth II referenced it in her rare televised address to the British public and the wider Commonwealth amidst the ... »

Alex Scott ‘to co-host The Real 2020 Games’

Alex Scott ‘to co-host The Real 2020 Games’

Alex Scott has signed up to co-host ‘The Real 2020 Games’. The 35-year-old former footballer will team up with Holly Willoughby and Freddie Flintoff to present ITV’s celebrity Olympics. A source told The Sun newspaper’s Bizarre TV column: "Bosses wanted to add another sports-person into the mix to give some extra weight to the presenting line-up and Alex fits the bill.... »

Linda Lusardi feared she ‘wouldn’t make it’ during coronavirus hell

Linda Lusardi feared she ‘wouldn’t make it’ during coronavirus hell

Linda Lusardi broke down in tears on live TV, after recalling the moment she feared she "wouldn’t make it" during her coronavirus hell. The 61-year-old actress and her husband Sam Kane both suffered from the respiratory illness, and she has opened up about the moment she thought she would have to say goodbye to the world. Appearing on ITV’s ‘Good Morning Britain’ ... »

Neil Morrissey dreams of cracking America

Neil Morrissey dreams of cracking America

‘Men Behaving Badly’ star Neil Morrissey has always wanted to make it in America but thinks his "yellow teeth" and "pot belly" have stopped him from being a success Stateside. The 57-year-old English actor may have starred in a string of hit British shows, including ‘Good Karma Hospital’, ‘Line of Duty’ and ‘Waterloo Road’, but hi... »

Davina McCall’s relationship with ex is ‘miles better’ after divorce

Davina McCall’s relationship with ex is ‘miles better’ after divorce

Davina McCall’s relationship with her ex-husband is "miles better" after their divorce. The former flames ended their 17-year marriage at the end of 2017, and the former ‘Big Brother’ star revealed she and Matthew Robertson are now able to go for lunch together with their three kids. She told new! magazine: "Divorce was hard … you always hear it takes two yea... »

Kym Marsh hails life-saving NHS staff

Kym Marsh hails life-saving NHS staff

Kym Marsh has revealed the impact the NHS has had on her life. The former ‘Coronation Street’ star opened up on the way the health workers – who saved her dad’s life after two heart attacks – helped her cope with the loss of her son Archie, who died just moments after he was born premature in 2009. Writing for The Sun newspaper, she said: "Even when the expert te... »

Katy Perry shares an ‘unspoken sisterly bond’ with Dua Lipa

Katy Perry shares an ‘unspoken sisterly bond’ with Dua Lipa

Katy Perry says she and Dua Lipa share an "unspoken sisterly bond". The 35-year-old ‘Roar’ hitmaker has heaped praise on her fellow pop star and how she has been able to "evolve under the spotlight" and not get dragged down by the intense "pressure" placed upon them. The US singer told The New York Times of the ‘Don’t Start Now’ singer: &... »

Busted re-writing Coming Home as Staying Home during lockdown

Busted re-writing Coming Home as Staying Home during lockdown

Busted are re-writing ‘Coming Home’ as ‘Staying Home’ to encourage people to stay home during the coronavirus lockdown. James Bourne has revealed he’s sent his new verse for the updated lyrics to the track from their 2016 LP ‘Night Driver’ to his bandmates Charlie Simpson and Matt Willis to finish off. James tweeted: "I rewrote all the verse lyrics to... »

Britney Spears swaps ‘…Baby One More Time’ lyric to ‘my loneliness is saving me’

Britney Spears swaps ‘…Baby One More Time’ lyric to ‘my loneliness is saving me’

Britney Spears has switched her ‘…Baby One More Time’ lyric to "my loneliness is saving me" during lockdown. To mark Wold Health Day (07.04.20), the pop megastar wrote a special message to thank all of the healthcare workers who are "tirelessly working" to keep everyone safe during the coronavirus pandemic. And the ‘Toxic’ hitmaker also shared a ne... »

Jack Fowler’s debut single was meant to be for Drake

Jack Fowler’s debut single was meant to be for Drake

‘Love Island’ star Jack Fowler’s debut single ‘Back To Yours’ was written for Drake. The 24-year-old reality star – who appeared on the 2018 series of the ITV2 dating show – recently launched his music career with the R&B track and he has revealed that the hip-hop superstar was offered the song, but he turned it down. Jack – who is managed by Blu... »

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