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Lady Gaga in ‘Zoolander’ sequel?

Toronto, Dec 28 (IANS) Pop singer Lady Gaga may land her first big movie role soon as actor Owen Wilson is considering her for a part in the ‘Zoolander’ sequel.

Rourke to play gay rugby player in a biopic

Toronto, Dec 28 (IANS) Actor Mickey Rourke has confirmed that he will be playing the lead role in a movie about gay rugby player Gareth Thomas.

45 voodoo priests lynched in Haiti for cholera deaths

Port Au Prince (Haiti), Dec 24 (IANS) At least 45 people – most of them voodoo priests – have been lynched by angry mobs blaming them for the spread of the cholera epidemic in Haiti which has claimed over 2,500 lives, CNN reported Friday.

Lohan accused of attacking rehab staffer

Los Angeles, Dec 22 (IANS) Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan has been accused of attacking a female employee at the Betty Ford rehabilitation centre.

Teri Hatcher to have own reality show

Los Angeles, Dec 22 (IANS) Actress Teri Hatcher is set to launch her own reality show.

Lady Gaga groped by female fan

Los Angeles, Dec 22 (IANS) Singer Lady Gaga was groped by a female fan in Paris on her way to a restaurant.

Winfrey named most charitable celebrity

Los Angeles, Dec 12 (IANS) Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey has topped the list of most charitable celebrities — for the third time.

Mariah not expecting twins: Nick Cannon

Los Angeles, Dec 12 (IANS) Singer Nick Cannon has denied that his wife Mariah Carey is pregnant with twins.

Jessica Biel, Sofia Vergara in ‘New Year’s Eve’?

Los Angeles, Dec 11 (IANS) Hollywood actresses Jessica Biel and Sofia Vergara are in talks to star in a new film titled ‘New Year’s Eve’.

Pregnant Applegate offered $10,000 for pole dance

Los Angeles, Dec 10 (IANS) Pregnant Christina Applegate has been offered $10,000 to dance in a strip club for real after her spoof video of her pre-natal pole dancing hit the internet.

Marion Cotillard engaged?

Los Angeles, Dec 10 (IANS) French actress Marion Cotillard has sparked rumours that she is engaged to boyfriend Guillaume Canet after being spotted wearing a diamond ring on her left hand.

Jolie’s movie items up for grabs

Los Angeles, Dec 10 (IANS) Some of the items of Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie’s films are set to go under the hammer next week.

Action star Wesley Snipes reports to jail

Los Angeles, Dec 10 (DPA) Action movie star Wesley Snipes reported to a federal prison in Pennsylvania Thursday to begin serving a three-year sentence for failing to file his tax returns.

US probing WikiLeaks-related hacking

Washington, Dec 10 (DPA) The US is probing the possibility that hackers have been carrying out attacks on the websites of financial companies that have halted payments to WikiLeaks, a top US law enforcement official has said.

Lohan not taking part in ‘Dancing With The Stars’

New York, Dec 10 (IANS) A representative for Lindsay Lohan has denied reports that the actress will be participating in ‘Dancing With The Stars’ after she comes out of rehab.