Hollywood Stories

  • Charlie Sheen draws record viewers for 'Men' October 12, 2011

    Los Angeles: Dead or alive, Charlie Sheen ruled the TV airwaves on Monday, pulling in record audiences for his Comedy Central roast and more than 28 million Americans to his 'Two and A Half Men' TV funeral. Some 28.7 million watched CBS bury Sheen's wayward TV character Charlie Harper and...
  • Marriage doesn't seem necessary for us: Johnny Depp May 24, 2011

    Actor Johnny Depp, who has two children with Vanessa Paradis, his girlfriend of 12 years, has no plans to marry her because he feels their relationship is perfect the way it is. "We've never married and that's how it is going to stay - for now. As one of our presidents...
  • DiCaprio, Lively friendship going strong May 24, 2011

    Actor Leonardo DiCaprio has fuelled rumours that he is dating actress Blake Lively after the two were seen hanging out together in Portofino, Italy. DiCaprio and Lively were earlier spotted hugging on a yacht on the French Riviera during the Cannes film festival last week. They were again looking friendly in...
  • Brangelina sued by former employee May 13, 2011

    Hollywood star couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are being sued by a former employee who was fired while on sick leave. The unnamed woman worked as a bilingual secretary at their Miraval chateau in the South of France. She was dismissed by a manager at the estate while on sick...
  • Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez kiss in public May 11, 2011

    Singer-actress Selena Gomez and popstar Justin Bieber made their relationship official when they kissed at a public function. The young stars couldn't have found a more public place to express their love than at a press conference in Indonesia where Bieber is performing. The two have been quietly dating for months,...
  • Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez kiss in public May 11, 2011

    Singer-actress Selena Gomez and popstar Justin Bieber made their relationship official when they kissed at a public function. The young stars couldn't have found a more public place to express their love than at a press conference in Indonesia where Bieber is performing. The two have been quietly dating for months,...
  • Johnny Depp turns lyricist May 11, 2011

    Actor Johnny Depp's musical ambitions are on a new high as he is writing songs with Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler. Depp began his career as a musician before turning to acting. He recently recorded with the band Babybird and also directed one of their videos, reports a website. "We've been hanging out...
  • Toth finds Witherspoon's life bizarre May 9, 2011

    Actress Reese Witherspoon says that her husband, Hollywood agent Jim Toth, feels that her life is bizarre. Witherspoon says that Toth is shocked to be at the centre of attention suddenly, reports a website. "He thinks it's totally bizarre. I think you have an instinct when you're with the person you want...
  • Marriage not important for Diaz May 5, 2011

    Actress Cameron Diaz has no plans to walk down the aisle as she feels the institution of marriage is dying. "I think we have to make our own rules. I don't think we should live our lives in relationships based off old traditions that don't suit our world any longer," she...
  • Penelope Cruz once set her hair on fire May 5, 2011

    Actress Penelope Cruz once set her hair on fire while blowing out candles on her birthday. Cruz revealed she was so nervous while blowing out the candles of her birthday cake that she set her hair on fire, reports the website. "I always get nervous celebrating the birthday. I get nervous when...
  • Freida Pinto was nervous to shoot a sex scene May 1, 2011

    The first look of Indian actress Freida Pinto's 3D film "Immortals" with actor Mickey Rourke has been released. She was required to shoot a sex scene, which director Tarsem Singh says was a challenge for her. "Poor girl. It's the first time we see Freida Pinto and guess what - it's...
  • Lohan to teach acting at homeless shelter April 29, 2011

    Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan is planning to teach acting to people at a homeless shelter as part of her community service. The Los Angeles Downtown Women's Center want Lohan to help them in their theatre workshops, reports a website. A spokeswoman said they were "extremely interested in having Lindsay contribute her talents". "Lohan...
  • Aniston to star in Los Angeles theatre marathon April 29, 2011

    Actress Jennifer Aniston is set to hit the stage in Los Angeles for the city's inaugural 24-hour theatre marathon in June. A website reports that the charity initiative brings together celebrities and playwrights in an all-day theatrical marathon. It has been a fixture on Broadway for many years. The Los Angeles debut...
  • Drake, Beyonce join 'Ice Age' cast April 29, 2011

    Singer-actor Drake Graham and Beyonce are the latest to join the cast of the next Ice Age movie. The two pop stars will join Jeremy Renner and Jennifer Lopez in Ice Age: Continental Drift, reports a website. It will star alongside Ray Romano, Queen Latifah, Denis Leary and John Leguizamo. ...
  • Keith Urban quit drugs... April 9, 2011

    Singer Keith Urban has revealed that the love for his actress-wife Nicole Kidman helped him give up drugs. The country singer, who has two daughters - Sunday Rose, two, and three-month-old Faith - with the actress, checked into rehab for drug and alcohol addiction, just months after marrying Kidman in 2006. He...
  • Potions and props bring Harry Potter to life April 6, 2011

    Original items that appeared or were used throughout the Harry Potter films are now being exhibited in New York. "Harry Potter: The Exhibition" at the Discovery Times Square is offering fans a view of hundreds of authentic objects that are being displayed in settings inspired by the film sets. Visitors can experience...
  • Johnny Depp loves working with Penelope Cruz April 4, 2011

    Actor Johnny Depp says he loves working with Spanish actress Penelope Cruz because they have so much fun together. The two worked together in Blow and Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. "It's been a long road of giggles. There's nothing bad to say. I've even tried to provoke her into...
  • Winslet to write book for autism awareness... March 25, 2011

    Actress Kate Winslet is planning to write a photo book to spread awareness about autism. After narrating the documentary "A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism", about an Icelandic woman's fight to find a way for her autistic son to communicate, Kate established the Golden Hat Foundation, which offers speech training...
  • Lindsay turns down plea deal in necklace theft March 24, 2011

    Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan has reportedly rejected a plea deal and her felony grand theft case will now go to trial. Lohan will now face trial after she turned down the chance to plead guilty or no-contest in exchange for a reduced sentence in the case, according to reports. The 24-year-old...
  • Damon, Douglas excited to lock lips... March 24, 2011

    Actor Matt Damon has revealed he is looking forward to lock lips with Michael Douglas for their new movie. Damon will play Douglas' lover in a movie about gay piano legend Liberace. "It's scripted that there's more than one. I never thought I would get to kiss Michael Douglas," contactmusic.com quoted Damon...
  • I should have checked into rehab: Portman March 20, 2011

    Actress Natalie Portman thinks she should have checked into rehab to recover properly from working on 'Black Swan" instead of starting work on a new film. The 29-year-old star won a best actress Oscar for her portrayal as a disturbed ballerina in the movie, but admits it was a challenging role,...
  • Radcliffe gets emotional March 19, 2011

    Actor Daniel Radcliffe accepts he will never again achieve the career success he has had with 'Harry Potter'. Radcliffe is getting ready for the release of the final movie in the franchise Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2. "My aim is hopefully just continuing to work as much as I...
  • Beckham's wedding secret March 18, 2011

    Soccer ace David Beckham has admitted he keeps his marriage sexy by spending a whole day in bed with wife Victoria at least once a month. "We don't do it all the time, but we try," a website quoted David as saying. The midfielder also revealed that he and Victoria, 36, have...
  • Barrymore to direct a film again March 17, 2011

    Actress Drew Barrymore has signed up to direct her second feature film which is a romantic comedy How to Be Single. "It is expected to have a feel similar to 'He's Just Not That In To You' and 'Valentine's Day' with a large ensemble cast and a multi-layered story about the...
  • Johnny Depp pleases fans March 14, 2011

    Actor Johnny Depp once surprised one of his fans by turning up at his house accepting his dinner invitation. Depp revealed he often gets strange requests when he signs autographs. "It's been everything from 'Can you talk to my mum on the phone?' to 'Will you come home with me to dinner?'"...
  • Dev Patel had to take lessons in English March 3, 2011

    Director John Madden and his crew had a long shooting schedule in Udaipur and Jaipur in India for his movie The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. Both Dev Patel and Judy Dench shot in India for a long time. In the movie Dev Patel plays a role of a native Indian and...
  • Spielberg buys rights to WikiLeaks book March 3, 2011

    Hollywood film mogul Steven Spielberg has bought the rights to the story of the WikiLeaks saga. The Guardian was one of the five original media outlets used by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to publicise the tranche of thousands of classified US documents relating to the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, and diplomatic...
  • Kate Winslet was teased for being fat March 3, 2011

    Kate Winslet recalls, "I will tell you that when I was heavy, people would give me a backhanded compliment, they would say, 'You've got such a beautiful face', in the way of, like, 'Oh, isn't it a shame that from the neck down you're questionable'," Winslet told Glamour magazine. According to...
  • Hurley struggling to win over Warne's kids February 21, 2011

    Actress Elizabeth Hurley, who is said to be dating Australian cricketer Shane Warne, is finding it hard to win over his kids. Hurley recently returned from a romantic trip to see Warne in Australia where she met his children Brooke, 13, ­Jackson, 11, and eight-year-old Summer for the first time. She has...
  • Lindsay Lohan likely to be charged for theft February 7, 2011

    Hollywood actress Lindsay Lohan is likely to be charged Monday for stealing a $2,500 necklace from a jewellery store. If convicted, the troubled star faces up to three years in prison. Lohan was captured on the Los Angeles store's security camera wearing the necklace and is said to have been photographed...