Reality TV star Darius Campbell Danesh dies at 41

Darius Campbell Danesh, the Pop Idol runner-up and West End star has died, the BBC reports. He was 41. The singer, who was Scottish, was reportedly found dead in an apartment in Rochester, Minnesota on Thursday, August 11. A spokesperson for the Rochester police department told Variety his death is currently the subject of “an

Bryce Dallas Howard: I made ‘so much less’ money than Chris Pratt on Jurassic World sequels, but he fought for pay equity

Reports surfaced in 2018 that Bryce Dallas Howard was making $US8 million (approx. $11.4 million) to Chris Pratt‘s $US10 million (approx. $14.25 million) for their work on Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, but Howard revealed in a new interview with Insider that she was actually being paid “so much less” on the Jurassic World sequels compared

Sacheen Littlefeather receives apology from the Academy after 1973 Oscars speech saw her harassed, attacked and ‘blacklisted’

Native American actress Sacheen Littlefeather – who rejected the Best Actor award in protest on behalf of Marlon Brando for The Godfather at the 45th Academy Awards in 1973 – has finally received an apology from the Academy for the treatment she received 50 years ago. Littlefeather, who is now 75 but was 26 on

Rapper 50 Cent claims Beyoncé wanted to ‘jump’ him once to defend husband Jay-Z: ‘She came out like she was ready’

Rapper 50 Cent has recalled the time Beyoncé apparently got worked up as he was talking to her husband, Jay-Z. Appearing recently on The Breakfast Club podcast, the rapper said the ‘Crazy in Love’ singer staunched him in an attempt to defend her rap-mogul husband.  50 Cent claimed he was simply greeting Jay at the

Reality TV star Dorit Kemsley hits back at ‘miserable’ accusations she’s having affair with castmate Kyle Richards’ husband

Reality TV star Dorit Kemsley has fired back at accusations she’s having an affair with Mauricio Umansky, the husband of her the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills castmate Kyle Richards. Kemsley, 46, didn’t hold back on Instagram when one-time RHOBH guest Dana Wilkey highlighted a rumour the fashion designer and the real estate broker were

Comedian Teddy Ray died in apparent drowning, authorities say

Los Angeles comedian Teddy Ray died by apparent drowning in a swimming pool. According to TMZ, police say the 32-year-old passed away on Friday, August 12, in a pool at a private residence in Rancho Mirage, California. The Riverside County Sheriff’s Office told the publication they responded to a call at 10am the morning of

Rapper A$AP Rocky charged for assault with a firearm after allegedly shooting former friend during argument

Rakim Mayers, better known by his stage name A$AP Rocky, faces two counts of assault with a semiautomatic firearm with allegations of personally using a firearm. Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón announced that his office had filed charges against the rapper on Monday. “Discharging a gun in a public place is a serious

‘I’m a good Christian girl!’: Kristin Chenoweth leaves Family Feud host speechless with juicy answer

Kristin Chenoweth has raised TV viewers’ heart rates with her reply to the question, “What is your favourite part of a man to kiss?” While appearing with her family on US Celebrity Family Feud, the Broadway legend didn’t shy away from giving a very cheeky answer. Speaking to TV host Steve Harvey, the 54-year-old replied:

Anne Heche revealed who she wanted to play her in biopic in unseen interview recorded seven months before tragic death

Just months before her tragic death, Anne Heche eerily revealed who she wanted to play her in a movie about her life. In an interview with the Behind the Velvet Rope with David Yontef podcast, the actress fired off two names without reservation when asked who she thought would do her justice in a biopic.

Kyle Sandilands offers to send Dannii Minogue his son’s birth video: ‘I want to see footage’

Kyle Sandilands has revealed he played cameraman at the birth of his son, Otto, filming his fiancée Tegan Kynaston’s entire caesarean section. While live on KIIS FM’s The Kyle and Jackie O show, the 51-year-old radio host revealed to guest Dannii Minogue that he didn’t shy away in the moment. “I filmed everything. I have

Ezra Miller apologises for ‘past behaviour’ and seeks out treatment for ‘complex mental health issues’

The Flash star Ezra Miller says they are undergoing treatment for “complex mental health issues.” In a statement provided to Variety by a representative of the actor, Miller broke their silence about the troubling behaviour that they have exhibited in recent years, which has led to a series of legal issues and assault and abuse

Johnny Depp to direct first movie in 25 years, Al Pacino to produce

Johnny Depp is set to direct a movie for the first time in a quarter of a century. The actor will return behind the camera for Modigliani, a biographical drama about Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani. Al Pacino is producing the film along with Barry Navidi. IN.2, the European arm of production company Infinitum Nihil, is

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s defamation trial seemingly subject of Law & Order: SVU episode storyline

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard‘s defamation trial earlier this year was notably surrounded by a social and mainstream media storm, so much so that the Aquaman actress spoke out about its “humiliating” effect in a post-verdict interview. “I think even the most well-intentioned juror … it would have been impossible to avoid this,” she said

Kim Kardashian ‘gracefully’ stood up to Donald Trump’s lawyer to secure clemency for imprisoned great-grandmother

Kim Kardashian‘s influence on the high-profile pardoning of Alice Johnson during Donald Trump‘s administration is being unpacked in an upcoming book. Breaking History: A White House Memoir is written by Jared Kushner, the husband of Ivanka Trump and former senior advisor to the former president, and an excerpt provided to People outlined the convoluted process

Amber Heard claimed she lost at least $66 million due to Johnny Depp, refused to accept half his Pirates 5 pay

More than 6,000 pages of court documents used in the defamation trial between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard have been unsealed, with The Daily Beast reporting that Heard’s team claimed in pre-trial documents that she suffered financial losses in the “$US47-50 million” range ($66-$71 million) over a “3-5 year period” because of Depp’s defamatory statements

Forever in love. Elon Musk’s women he met and lived with

In the last month alone, Elon Musk has twice been involved in high-profile love stories. First, journalists learned that the large founder of SpaceX had two illegitimate heirs from one of his employees. And later, The Wall Street Journal accused the businessman of divorcing Google co-founder Sergey Brinwith his wife Nicole Shanahan. Allegedly, the family collapsed

Space passions. How did a woman quarrel between Elon Musk and Sergey Brin?

“Two billionaire geniuses didn't share a woman” — with such headlines today come out the American media. According to the Wall Street Journal, Google founder Sergey Brin (10th richest person in the world according to Forbes) is divorcing his wife Nicole Shanahan because of an affair between her and the head of Tesla Elon Musk

Ioan Gruffudd accuses Alice Evans of verbal abuse in court request for joint custody

Welsh actor Ioan Gruffudd has filed in a United States court for joint custody of his two daughters with estranged wife Alice Evans amid the former couple’s bitter divorce. Gruffudd, 48, requested joint custody of Ella, 12, and Elsie, eight, in a filing presented to the Los Angeles Superior Court last week, after Evans, 53,

Khloe Kardashian confirms she is expecting surrogate child with ex Tristan Thompson

Khloe Kardashian has confirmed she is having another baby with her ex-boyfriend Tristan Thompson. The reality star, 38, will welcome her second child via surrogate and her reps confirmed to People that the baby was conceived in November last year. “We can confirm True will have a sibling who was conceived in November,” the rep

Judge rejects Amber Heard’s bid for a retrial with Johnny Depp

Aquaman actor Amber Heard lost a bid for a new trial in her defamation case with ex-husband Johnny Depp in the early hours of this morning when a judge rejected her lawyers’ argument that one of the jurors had served improperly. In June, Heard was ordered to pay Depp $US10.35 million (approx. $15.4 million) in

Johnny Depp settles assault lawsuit with City of Lies crew member

Johnny Depp will not be making an encore appearance in court later this month, as his attorneys have reached a settlement with a City of Lies crew member who alleged the actor punched him on set in 2017. Depp, 58, had been scheduled to go to a civil trial in Los Angeles on July 25,

Johnny Depp’s lawyers argue $15.4 million verdict should stand despite juror issue

Johnny Depp‘s lawyers argued on Monday that his $US10.35 million (approx. $15.4 million) defamation verdict against ex-wife Amber Heard should be upheld, despite the possibility that the wrong juror showed up for the trial. Heard’s lawyers have argued that the verdict should be set aside and a new trial should be ordered because one of

Speculation lyrics on new Johnny Depp album will snub Amber Heard

Johnny Depp‘s forthcoming album with rock and roll legend Jeff Beck is rumoured to have at least two tracks snubbing his ex-wife, Amber Heard. According to a review by The Sunday Times, 18, the name of Depp’s new album with the Yardbirds rocker doesn’t shy away from making some veiled comments, seemingly about his Aquaman

Oprah reveals her father has died at age 88 after a battle with cancer

Television host Oprah Winfrey revealed her father Vernon Winfrey has passed away at age 88 after a battle with cancer. Oprah posted a tribute to her father on Saturday. “Yesterday with family surrounding his bedside, I had the sacred honour of witnessing the man responsible for my life, take his last breath,” she wrote. “We could

Macy Gray speaks out after she was accused of making transphobic remarks

American singer Macy Gray appeared on the US show Today after she was accused of making transphobic remarks during a TV interview. During her chat with Piers Morgan Uncensored, the ‘I Try’ singer, 54, defined a woman as: “A human being with boobs… and a vagina.” She also agreed with the British journalist when he

Amber Heard’s attorneys demand court to declare a mistrial in Johnny Depp defamation case

Attorneys for Amber Heard have asked the court to declare a mistrial and order a new trial in the defamation case with her ex-husband Johnny Depp. In court documents dated July 8 in the circuit court of Fairfax County, Virginia, which supplemented an earlier filing, attorneys for Heard claim the information on the jury panel

Natalie Portman comes under fire for exaggerating LGBTQ elements of new Thor film

Disappointed Marvel fans have criticised Natalie Portman of “queerbaiting” after she exaggerated the queer elements of Thor: Love and Thunder on Thursday night. At a Q+A panel ahead of the London premiere, a fan asked how “gay” the film is and Natalie Portman, who plays Jane Foster, replied, “so gay.” Director Taika Waititi also reinforced

The Sopranos star Tony Sirico dies age 79

Tony Sirico, the actor known for playing mobster Peter Paul “Paulie Walnuts” Gualtieri on The Sopranos, died Friday, Variety confirmed with his manager. He was 79. Sirico’s manager, Bob McGowan called him “a very loyal and great client” who “would always help people in need. He was member of the wounded warriors.” In an Instagram

Shawn Mendes pens heartbreaking message about mental health: ‘I’ve hit a breaking point’

Popstar Shawn Mendes has issued a heartbreaking announcement to his fans about his mental health. The ‘Stitches’ hitmaker, 23, shared a message on his Instagram, revealing he is postponing his US tour after hitting a “breaking point”. “This breaks my heart to have to say this, but unfortunately I’m going to have to postpone the

Martha Stewart makes sinister joke about her love life: ‘Oh gosh, couldn’t that person just die?’

Martha Stewart has joked that the only way for her to find love is for her friends to die so she can date their husbands. The lifestyle mogul, 80, made the sinister joke during an appearance on Chelsea Handler‘s podcast, Dear Chelsea, as she discussed her frustrations about finding a man who was available.  “I