Saturday, August 1, 2015

Paul McCartney surprises in hits-filled Lollapalooza set

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 10:28 AM
SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY performed a string of BEATLES classics in his headline set at Lollapalooza on Friday (31Jul15), and surprised the crowd with an impromptu duet with ALABAMA SHAKES' singer BRITTANY HOWARD. The duo performed Get Back during McCartney's lengthy encore at the Chicago music festival,... Read more

Naomi Campbell convicted of paparazzo attack in Italy

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 10:28 AM
British supermodel NAOMI CAMPBELL has been handed a six-month suspended prison sentence in Sicily, Italy after she was convicted of a 2009 assault on a paparazzo. The runway beauty was on vacation on the Sicilian island of Lipari in August, 2009, with her then-boyfriend, Russian billionaire Vladimir... Read more

Charlize Theron adopts second child - report

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 10:28 AM
Actress Charlize Theron has adopted another child, according to a new report. The "Mad Max" star adopted an African-American girl, named August, in July, according to TMZ.com. Editors at the website report Theron took custody of the United States-born child after working with an adoption agency for... Read more

Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross reveal baby name

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 10:28 AM
New parents ASHLEE SIMPSON and EVAN ROSS have revealed the name of their newborn daughter - Jagger Rose. The singer/actress and her actor beau announced the name on their Instagram.com accounts following the birth of Jagger on Thursday (30Jul15). A post on the social networking site on Friday (31Jul15)... Read more

'Rowdy' Roddy Piper dead at 61

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 10:28 AM
Wrestling icon-turned-actor RODDY PIPER has died at the age of 61. The Canadian sportsman passed away from natural causes in Hollywood on Friday (31Jul15), according to TMZ.com. Born Roderick George Toombs, he was nicknamed 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper and rose to fame in the 1980s as one of the biggest stars... Read more

Little Mix make it three weeks atop U.K. singles chart

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 10:28 AM
Pop stars LITTLE MIX have continued to cast a spell over the U.K. singles chart after scoring their third week at number one with BLACK MAGIC. The girl group fends off Years & Years, who rise one place to two with King, just ahead of Lost Frequencies' Are You With Me at three. Years & Years also take... Read more

Joe Jackson out of intensive care unit

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 10:28 AM
JANET JACKSON's father JOE JACKSON has been moved out of an intensive care unit at a hospital in Brazil, almost a week after he was admitted following a suspected stroke. The Jackson family patriarch sought medical help at the Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo on 26 July (15) after suffering signs... Read more

David Fincher's Utopia adaptation in limbo over budget issues

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 10:28 AM
Director DAVID FINCHER's planned U.S. TV adaptation of British series UTOPIA has been plunged into jeopardy amid rumors of budgeting issues. The filmmaker reunited with his Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn to pen the new version of the hit drama, which was set to star his The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo... Read more

Country stars honor late singer Lynn Anderson

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 10:28 AM
MARTINA McBRIDE, TRAVIS TRITT and CHELY WRIGHT are among the musicians who have paid tribute to country veteran LYNN ANDERSON following her death on Thursday (30Jul15). The singer passed away aged 67 after suffering a heart attack while being treated for pneumonia at a hospital in Nashville, Tennessee... Read more

Ruby Rose apologizes to Australian PM

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 10:28 AM
ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK star RUBY ROSE has apologized to Australian Prime Minister TONY ABBOTT for branding him a "bigot". In a no-holds barred interview with U.K magazine Diva in 2014, the Aussie actress took aim at the politician, saying, "Don't get me started on gay rights back home! Our Prime Minister... Read more
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