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Wednesday, January 23, 2013
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FASCINATING FACT:

1/23/2013 - TRANSFORMERS star Josh Duhamel has signed on as the host of the 26th annual Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards. The event will take place on 23 March at the Galen...

THE THINGS THEY TWEET:

1/23/2013 - "350,000 Twitter friends. Wow. Thank you all for following! Only 33 million to go to catch Bieber..." Josh Duhamel puts his impressive Twitter following into...

RON HOWARD AND DICK WOLF TO BE CEMENTED IN TV HISTORY

1/23/2013 - Actor Ron Howard and Law & ORDER creator Dick Wolf are among the stars set to be inducted into The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' Hall of Fame later this year . The former Happy...

DICK VAN DYKE THANKFUL FOR NEW WIFE'S SUPPORT AFTER LONGTIME PARTNER'S DE=

1/23/2013 - Ath Mary Poppins star Dick Van Dyke has credited his new wife with helping him overcome the depression of losing his longtime partner Michelle Triola in 2009. The...

JAMES PUREFOY LOVES PLAYING TV SERIAL KILLER

1/23/2013 - British actor James Purefoy is thrilled to be playing a ruthless serial killer in new U.S. drama The Following - because the project offers him a little peace after becoming a dad last year ....

CHRISTIAN BALE THRILLS SICK FAN WITH A HOSPITAL CALL

1/23/2013 - Actor Christian Bale thrilled a young fan battling cancer by calling him and chatting about his role as Batman. Eight-year-old Zach Guillot's parents captured the...

KIM KARDASHIAN'S MUM RIPPED IN LATE HUSBAND'S JOURNAL

1/23/2013 - Kim Kardashian's mum has been dealt a savage blow from beyond the grave - her late husband's journal entries have come back to haunt her. Robert Kardashian's widow Ellen has released extracts...

THE THINGS THEY SAY:

1/23/2013 - "(I said), 'It's never gonna happen'. I was wrong! I can't live in the past.. That ship has sailed." Actor Ryan Gosling jokes about missing out on becoming a member...

THE THINGS THEY SAY:

1/23/2013 - "They are always trying to hide my pregnancy. I'm always hiding behind a box, or a purse. We'll stop filming around February 12, around Valentine's Day, so I'll have a little bit of pregnancy time...

THE THINGS THEY TWEET:

1/23/2013 - "congrats to you and your hubby #onehotmama babbbyyyy time!!!!" Miley CYRUS congratulates her pal Evan Rachel Wood after learning she's set to start a family with her new husband, actor...

THE THINGS THEY TWEET:

1/23/2013 - "Sadly can't make the Nat Tv Awards this evening: wish I could, but remains of Noro virus make it a) bad for those there & b) risky for play". Actor STephen Fry had to skip the National Tv Awards...

JESSICA CHASTAIN CALLS FOR MEATIER ROLES FOR ACTRESSES

1/23/2013 - Jessica Chastain hopes her turn in hit movie Zero Dark Thirty sparks a new trend for films...

HALLE BERRY EYEING PARIS WEDDING

1/23/2013 - Halle Berry is keen to marry her actor fiance Olivier Martinez in his native Paris, France after reportedly visiting potential wedding venues over the holidays. ...

CHARLIE BROWN VOICE ACTOR ARRESTED

1/23/2013 - Voice actor Peter Robbins has been arrested in San Diego, California. The 56 year old, who is best known for voicing animated Peanuts character Charlie Brown, was taken into custody at the...

LAURENCE FISHBURNE LOSES BID FOR RESTRAINING ORDER EXTENSION

1/23/2013 - Actor Laurence Fishburne has lost his bid to extend a restraining order against a man who allegedly turned up at his Los Angeles home on New Year's Day (01Jan13). ...

LINDSAY LOHAN'S LONGTIME LAWYER QUITS - REPORT

1/23/2013 - Lindsay Lohan's longtime lawyer Shawn Holley has quit as the actress prepares to fight probation violation charges in a Los Angeles court next week (begs28Jan13). The Mean Girls star reportedly...

FASCINATING FACT:

1/23/2013 - British actor David Tennant is returning to the stage this year to star in a Royal Shakespeare Company production of Richard Ii. The play will open in Stratford-upon-Avon, England before transferring...

THE THINGS THEY SAY:

1/23/2013 - "I can remember going to the Oscars the first time and I literally got sick to my stomach, I was too excited and I had a bit of a gastronomic problem."...

THE THINGS THEY TWEET:

1/23/2013 - "I have so much admiration and respect for Prince Harry and his commitment to service. Glad he made it home safe. I have the same feelings to all the men and women who have/continue to serve. Thank...

RYAN GOSLING RELAXES BY KNITTING

1/23/2013 - Hollywood heartthrob Ryan Gosling has an unusual way of unwinding after a long day on set - he likes to knit. The actor picked up a pair of needles for his role in...

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER RUES THE ROCK MOVIE SNUB

1/23/2013 - Movie legend Arnold Schwarzenegger regrets turning down Nicolas Cage 's role in The Rock...

DAVID BECKHAM'S SON HAS SOCCER TRIAL FOR LONDON TEAM

1/23/2013 - Sports star David Beckham's eldest son appears to be following in his dad's footsteps after undergoing a trial session with a top London soccer team on Tuesday (22Jan13). Brooklyn Beckham...

KEVIN SMITH AXES COMEDY SHOW TO SUPPORT HIS DAUGHTER

1/23/2013 - Funnyman Kevin Smith has cancelled an upcoming comedy event in Canada so he can support his teenage daughter in a talent show. The director/actor was due to host a 'SMorgy podcast' at the...

GILLIAN ANDERSON BACKING CHARLES DICKENS STATUE CAMPAIGN

1/23/2013 - Actress Gillian Anderson has thrown her support behind a campaign to erect a statue of Charles Dickens in the British novelist's hometown. The X-Files star, who has...

BILL HADER NOT ATTACHED TO BAYWATCH MOVIE

1/23/2013 - A representative for Bill Hader has dismissed reports the actor has signed up to star in a movie adaptation of hit U.s. Tv show Baywatch. The Superbad star was said to have landed the lead role...

DUSTIN HOFFMAN: 'TV BOSSES WERE TOO HASTY TO CANCEL LUCK'

1/23/2013 - Dustin Hoffman is convinced bosses at U.s. Tv network HBO made a "hasty decision" to cancel horse-racing drama LUCK following animal cruelty complaints, insisting the...

RAY WINSTONE NEARLY TURNED DOWN NOAH

1/23/2013 - Ray Winstone almost turned down a part in Russell Crowe 's new Biblical epic NOAH because...

SHIA LABEOUF FACED DEATH FOR FILM STUNT

1/23/2013 - Shia Labeouf was warned he faced certain death if a dangerous bridge stunt for his new movie went wrong. The Transformers star is seen dangling by one foot from a bridge in the opening scenes...

DENZEL WASHINGTON WARY OF VIOLENT ROLES AFTER CONNECTICUT SHOOTING

1/23/2013 - Denzel Washington has vowed to choose his roles more carefully in the future following the debate over movie violence in the aftermath of the Connecticut school...

KELLY OSBOURNE SECRETLY ENGAGED - REPORT

1/23/2013 - Kelly Osbourne has been hiding a secret from fans - she quietly became engaged a few weeks before Christmas (25Dec12), according to a new report. Ozzy Osbourne's...

THE THINGS THEY SAY:

1/23/2013 - "Any chance of a Night Court reunion? I would run in the other direction. I love showbusiness, it's the people in it I can't stand." Actor Richard MolL has no plans to resurrect his character...

FASCINATING FACT:

1/23/2013 - Actor Brian Cox is turning to TV after landing the starring role in a new British sitcom called Bob Servant Independent. ...

THE THINGS THEY SAY:

1/23/2013 - "She wasn't even born when I wrote Rocky Horror!" Actor/screenwriter RicharD O'brien laughs off the age gap between him and fiancee Sabrina Graf, who at 35 is half his age. ...

FASCINATING FACT:

1/23/2013 - Former Will & GRACE star Sean Hayes is working on a new comedy series - he will play an exasperated parent in a currently untitled sitcom for America's NBC network. ...

MICHAEL BALL WON OVER BY SWEENEY TODD CO-STAR IMELDA STAUNTON

1/23/2013 - British stage star Michael Ball has heaped praise on "genius" actress ImeldA Staunton following their run in a London production of Sweeney Todd, insisting he "burst with pride" working with her every...

TOM HIDDLESTON VISITS WEST AFRICA FOR UNICEF

1/23/2013 - British actor Tom Hiddleston has embarked on a trip to West Africa to witness how projects by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) have helped locals. The...

FORMER DOCTOR WHO COLIN BAKER DENIES REUNION RUMOURS

1/23/2013 - Former Doctor Who star Colin Baker has disappointed fans by dismissing suggestions all of the surviving Time Lords will be appearing together in a new episode to mark the TV show's 50th anniversary....

ELIZABETH HURLEY =C2=80=8FVISITS CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL

1/23/2013 - British actress/model Elizabeth Hurley showed off her caring side on Wednesday (23Jan13) by visiting a children's hospital in Australia. The Gossip Girl star and her fiance Shane Warne took time...

BBC BOSSES DEFEND FAWLTY TOWERS EDIT

1/23/2013 - BBC bosses have come under fire for censoring racist language in a re-run of classic 1970s British sitcom Fawlty Towers. The vintage comedy, starring John Cleese as manic hotelier Basil Fawlty,...

KARL LAGERFELD USES CHANEL SHOW TO SUPPORT GAY MARRIAGE

1/23/2013 - Fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld made a public declaration in support of gay marriage in France by dedicating the finale of his Chanel runway show to the issue. The legendary designer displayed his...

DANIEL RADCLIFFE'S KILL YOUR DARLINGS PICKED UP AT SUNDANCE

1/23/2013 - Daniel Radcliffe 's independent movie Kill Your Darlings has been given a boost after finding a...

STARS LAUNCHING ANTI-HUNGER CAMPAIGN

1/23/2013 - Harry Potter actress Bonnie Wright, Bill Nighy and his Love Actually director Richard Curtis are among the stars teaming up for a major campaign against world hunger. Social rights activist...

MISSONI FAMILY USING SUBMARINE TO SEARCH FOR PLANE WRECKAGE

1/23/2013 - Vittorio Missoni's relatives are stepping up their search for the missing Italian fashion mogul by using a submarine to look for his private plane underwater. The small aircraft transporting...

MONICA BELLUCCI: 'I AM NOT LEAVING FRANCE OVER TAX DISPUTE'

1/23/2013 - Italian actress Monica Bellucci is adamant her planned move from France to Brazil has nothing to do with an upcoming tax hike which prompted Gerard DePardieu to flee the European country. French...

ALAN PARKER TO RECEIVE BAFTA FELLOWSHIP

1/23/2013 - Midnight Express director Sir Alan Parker will be honoured with the prestigious British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Academy Fellowship at the annual prizegiving next month (Feb13)....

DENISE RICHARDS' PET DOG DIES

1/23/2013 - Denise Richards is in mourning after her beloved pet dog died on Sunday (20Jan13). The former Bond girl took to her Twitter.com page to pay tribute to her 13-year-old French bulldog Hank and...

LENA DUNHAM CRITICISES RIHANNA FOR CHRIS BROWN RELATIONSHIP

1/23/2013 - Actress Lena Dunham has blasted RIHANNA's on/off relationship with rapper CHris Brown, insisting their rumoured reunion has broken her heart. The stars, who split in early 2009 after a headline-grabbing...

RUSSELL CROWE TO HOST AUSTRALIAN ACADEMY AWARDS

1/23/2013 - Russell Crowe is to host two of the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts' (AACTA) upcoming trio of awards ceremonies. The Gladiator star will front the...

FARRAH FAWCETT'S LEGACY LIVES ON THROUGH FOUNDATION GRANT

1/23/2013 - The legacy of late actress Farrah Fawcett is set to live on with the introduction of a $25,000 (=C2£15,625) grant through the star's foundation to help cancer patients. The Charlie's Angels...

CHARLIZE THERON HONOURED FOR HUMANITARIAN WORK

1/23/2013 - Charlize Theron was honoured for her humanitarian work on Tuesday (22Jan13) at the World Economic Forum's annual Crystal Award Ceremony. The Monster star was presented with the Crystal Award...

MILA KUNIS' ALLEGED STALKER SENTENCED TO SIX MONTHS REHABILITATION

1/23/2013 - A man accused of harassing Mila Kunis has been sentenced to six months in a rehabilitation center after pleading no contest to stalking the actress in ...

MICHAEL B. JORDAN FELT COMPELLED TO HIGHLIGHT RACIAL PROFILING IN NEW MOV=

1/23/2013 - Ie The Wire star Michael B. Jordan felt compelled to appear in upcoming indie drama FRUITVALE so he could raise awareness about racial profiling. In the new film, which is based on a true story,...

SELENA GOMEZ: 'KIDS, DON'T COME AND SEE MY NEW MOVIE'

1/23/2013 - Justin Bieber's on/off girlfriend Selena Gomez has urged parents not to let her young fans see her new movie Spring Breakers - because it's a bit too racy for them....

BBC BROADCASTER STUART HALL ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH RAPE

1/23/2013 - British broadcaster Stuart Hall has been charged with rape and indecent assault. The 83-year-old BBC regular was arrested on Tuesday (22Jan13) after turning himself in to Lancashire Police in...

BRIAN AUSTIN GREEN'S NEW COMEDY AXED

1/23/2013 - Former Beverly Hills, 90210 star Brian Austin Green's new TV comedy has been cancelled just two months after its much-publicised launch. TBS bosses have axed The Wedding Band, which also features...

LOS ANGELES POLICE OFFICIALS PLAN NEW STRATEGIES FOR 'SWATTING'

1/23/2013 - Los Angeles police chiefs have come up with a new system of responding to celebrity-related hoax calls following a string of 'swatting' alerts. Tom Cruise, Ashton Kutcher, Chris Brown and Kim...

SWEEPSTAKES

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