Michael Jackson duet with Freddie Mercury to feature on new Queen album
A Freddie Mercury duet with Michael Jackson is among three previously unreleased tracks by Queen which will feature on a new album.
Angelina Jolie to direct Richard Leakey biopic ‘Africa’
Actress and filmmaker Angelina Jolie has been hired to direct “Africa,” a feature film about paleoanthropologist and conservationist Richard...
Miley Cyrus in hot water in Mexico over Independence Day flag spank stunt
Miley Cyrus is facing a fine or detention in Mexico after one of her dancers spanked her backside with the national flag during an Independence Day performance.
French actor drinks up to 14 bottles of wine a day, never gets drunk
That’s beaucoup de vin! Gerard Depardieu revealed in an interview with French magazine So Film that he can drink up to 14 bottles of wine—a day!...
Eminem publishers sue New Zealand political party
The music publishers for American rapper Eminem filed a lawsuit Tuesday against New Zealand’s ruling political party over the music it used in a...
Bourne redundancy? Matt Damon, Paul Greengrass in new movie talks
Matt Damon and British director Paul Greengrass are reported to be in talks about making a new Bourne film.
Backlash forces Apple to create app that allows users to delete U2 album
Just days after Apple sparked fury for installing U2’s new album in 500 million iTunes accounts without consent, the tech giant has been forced to...
Baby Boy for Beyoncé this time? Jay Z hints at second pregnancy
Beyoncé may be pregnant! Her husband Jay Z ignited rumours his wife is carrying their second child when he reportedly changed lyrics to his song “Beach...
George Clooney set to appear in special ‘Downton Abbey’ episode
George Clooney is to make a cameo appearance in the hit television series “Downton Abbey” for a charity sketch.
Iconic Bond villain Richard Kiel dies at age 74
Actor Richard Kiel, best known for playing metal-mouthed James Bond villain Jaws, died on Wednesday at a hospital in Fresno, California.
Apple launch: U2’s free album creates music industry history
Veteran rockers U2 have pulled off the largest album release in history. At Tuesday’s Apple Inc event to launch new products, the Irish quartet made...
Giving Hollywood the finger: Mel Brooks pulls joke in cement ceremony
Mel Brooks is known for being a practical joker and now he has made sure people will be laughing at him long after he has gone.
1D for free: Boy band will give away new single ahead of album release
One Direction fans have been given 24 hours to download the band’s new single for free ahead of the release of the boy band’s fourth album.
Celebrities and crowds gather for funeral of comedian Joan Rivers
In her 2012 book, Joan Rivers said she hoped her funeral would be “a huge showbiz affair with lights, cameras, action” and “Hollywood...
Forget you: Singer Cee Lo dropped from two concerts and TV after rape tweets
Cee Lo Green has been dropped from two concerts following his tweets about rape last week.
Second member of popular K-Pop group dies following car crash
A second member of the South Korean group Ladies’ Code has died of her injuries after the van the band was travelling in crashed on Wednesday.
More tests needed to determine Joan Rivers’ cause of death
Further tests are needed to pinpoint comedian Joan Rivers’ cause of death, the New York City medical examiner says.
U.S. gallery to display stars’ leaked nude pics as art
A gallery in Florida is planning to stage an exhibit featuring nude images stolen from women including Scarlett Johansson and Jennifer Lawrence.
Grammy-winning rock star Gustavo Cerati dies after four years in coma, aged 55
Argentine musician Gustavo Cerati, a flamboyant showman who brought stadium rock to Latin America with his band Soda Stereo, died on Thursday at age 55.
Ay dios mio! ‘Modern Family’s’ Sofia Vergara is highest paid U.S. TV actress
For the third consecutive year, Colombian actress Sofia Vergara, one of the stars of the hit ABC comedy “Modern Family,” is the highest paid...
'Lying and corruption': Clooney to make film on phone hacking scandal
George Clooney is planning to direct a movie about the phone hacking scandal which rocked the British establishment and saw the closure of the News Of...
As U.S. FBI digs into nude photo hack, celebs pursue takedowns by copyright
Celebrities like Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Upton, and other stars who have not denied leaked nude photos of them are real are pursuing the removal of...
CeeLo Green continues to apologise on Twitter after rape remarks
CeeLo Green deleted his Twitter account after apologising for making comments about the definition of rape and then on Wednesday appeared to be back online.
On fire: Nevada’s Burning Man festival draws peak crowd of 66,000
The Burning Man counterculture festival drew a peak crowd of nearly 66,000 celebrants as it neared an end Monday on the northern Nevada desert.
Big guns called in: FBI investigating celebrity photo hack
The FBI is urgently investigating a massive hack of cloud data that unleashed a torrent of intimate pictures of dozens of celebrities across the Internet.
Hollywood stars nude photos leak ‘down to Apple iCloud password hack’
The online hack that led to the posting of hundreds of explicit photos of some of Hollywood’s most famous female stars could have been down to an...
Nude pics of Jennifer Lawrence and other celebs leaked by hacker
Leaked nude photos of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence have been branded a “flagrant violation of privacy” by her publicist, amid fears...
Comedienne Joan Rivers ‘on life support’ as death hoax circulates on Twitter
The hashtag #RIPJoanRivers continues to trend on Twitter after news that the 81-year-old actress-comedienne went into cardiac arrest on Thursday during...
With no 2014 blockbuster, ‘Star Wars’ claims ‘movie of the summer’ a year early
The movie of the summer might have been Marvel’s irreverent hit “Guardians of the Galaxy,” the top domestic film at the box office.
Cee Lo Green pleads no contest to giving woman Ecstasy
Cee Lo Green pleaded no contest Friday to one felony count of slipping Ecstasy to a woman during a 2012 dinner in Los Angeles and was sentenced to serve...