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11 Celebrities That Have Signed Up To Go To Space

April 16th, 2014 2:00pm EDT
11 Celebrities That Have Signed Up To Go To Space
Richard Branson's spaceflight company Virgin Galactic has been slated to begin commercial space flights for the year 2014 and some of our favorite celebrities have signed up to take flight. These eleven celebrities are willing to risk life and limb in order to observe the stars for the mere cost of $200,000.

Space tourism is a hot topic among the rich and famous and these celebs have jumped at the opportunity to make the trip into orbit for a two-and-a-half hour voyage. Discover if your favorite celebrities are making the journey for the total of six minutes of weightlessness.


Kate Winslet: Pregnancy caused memory lapses

April 3rd, 2014 12:20pm EDT
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Kate Winslet thinks being pregnant destroyed her brain cells.
The 'Titanic' actress - who has children Mia, 13 , and Joe, 10, from previous marriages and son Bear, three months, with husband Ned Rocknroll - admits she suffered a lot of memory lapses when expecting her youngest child, but is slowly reacquiring the knowledge she lost.
Kate said: "It's lovely actually having had the baby because now all my brain cells are coming back to me and I can remember things - like the films I once made!"
The 38-year-old beauty also admitted she hasn't had many sleepless nights since welcoming Bear int...

Kate Winslet is 'haunted' by her 'Titanic'

April 2nd, 2014 6:20pm EDT
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Kate Winslet is still "haunted" by her nude scene in 'Titanic.'
The Oscar-winning actress, who stripped down for an intimate moment in the 1997 blockbuster, during which her co-star and good pal Leonardo DiCaprio's character, Jack Dawson, draws a picture of her character Rose DeWitt Bukater's naked body, admits she finds some parts of the movie "very uncomfortable" to watch and refuses to sign photographs or recreations of the original drawing.
The 38-year-old beauty told Yahoo! Movies: "I don't sign that [picture]. It feels very uncomfortable. Why would you do that? People ask me to sign ...

Shailene Woodley loves George Clooney's fart pranks

April 2nd, 2014 6:20am EDT
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Shailene Woodley says George Clooney plays fart jokes on set.
The 22-year-old actress is a big fan of the A-list actor, who played her father in 2011's Academy-Award winning drama 'The Descendents', and admires him for both his humanitarian work and his juvenile yet hilarious practical jokes.
She enthused to Stylist magazine: "He's incredible. There's this saying that goes, 'as women we can be pregnant with the world' - we have space for kindness and compassion. George is the male version of that.
"If [a place] is messed up, he says, 'I'm going to go to Africa and do something about it; I'...

Kate Winslet & Shailene Woodley Sizzle At 'Divergent' London Premiere

March 31st, 2014 3:00pm EDT
Kate Winslet & Shailene Woodley Sizzle At 'Divergent' London Pre
The weather was nice enough in London, England, over the weekend for the cast of "Divergent" to attend the film's premiere in sleeveless gowns.

Shailene Woodley showed off her slim figure in a blue dress with lace detail. Her co-star Kate Winslet opted for a sleeveless black dress.

"Divergent" debuted at number one at the box office, taking in $56 million. It dropped to number two this past weekend.

Based on the popular young adult series, the film centers on a world in which people are segregated into different factions. Tris Prior, categorized as "Divergent," has to find out why being ...

Pregnant Kate Winslet banned from performing movie stunts

March 20th, 2014 4:10am EDT
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Director Neil Burger banned Kate Winslet from performing too many of her own stunts on the set of sci-fi movie Divergent, because he feared the then-pregnant actress would hurt herself.

The Titanic beauty was determined not to let her impending motherhood disrupt filming on the first big screen adaptation of Veronica Roth's bestselling novel, but Burger refused to allow her to continue after watching nervously as she tumbled during early shoots.

Author Roth tells People.com, "It's pretty funny because she was pregnant when we were shooting, but she wanted to do her own stunt falls. She di...

Kate Winslet did Divergent stunts while pregnant

March 19th, 2014 4:20pm EDT
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Kate Winslet did her own 'Divergent' stunts while pregnant.
The actress - who gave birth to a son, Bear Blaze, three months ago - was so hands-on during filming for the highly-anticipated big screen adaptation of Veronica Roth's bestselling teen triology that she refused to have a stunt double on set until director Neil Burger put his foot down.
Speaking at the US premiere of 'Divergent', Veronica told People magazine: "It's pretty funny because she was pregnant when we were shooting, but she wanted to do her own stunt falls.
"She did a couple. She's you know, very careful about it, and the...

Kate Winslet explains son's name

March 18th, 2014 11:20am EDT
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Kate Winslet's son is named in honor of the fire she escaped in 2011.
The 'Divergent' actress met her now-husband Ned Rocknroll when they fled a fire on his uncle Sir Richard Branson's Necker Island two years ago, so their little boy Bear Blaze was given a middle name to remind them of the incident.
Kate said: "Bear's second name is Blaze because my husband and I met in a house fire basically. Well, we did!
"The house burned down and we survived. But we wanted something of the fire and so Blaze was the name that we came up with."
Kate - who also has children Mia, 13, and Joe, 10, from previ...

Kate Winslet Pictures: Kate Winslet Lands 2,520th Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

March 18th, 2014 10:31am EDT
Kate Winslet Pictures: Kate Winslet Lands 2,520th Star On The Ho
Kate Winslet became the 2,520th celebrity to land a star on the infamous Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday.

The 38-year-old actress was joined by "Divergent" co-star Shailene Woodley and director James Cameron and actress Kathy Bates, who both worked with her on "Titanic." Winslet's family, husband Ned Rocknroll and her three children, were absent from the ceremony, which was Kate's first public appearance since giving birth to son Bear.

Kate's ceremony took place a few hours after a magnitude 4.4 earthquake shook the Los Angeles area, and she was thrilled at the turnout. ""I'm completely ...

Kate Winslet receives Walk of Fame star

March 18th, 2014 7:20am EDT
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Kate Winslet received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame yesterday (03.17.14).
The 38-year-old actress was honored with the accolade hours after an earthquake shook the Los Angeles area, and admitted it had "frightened her quite a lot".
She added: "I had no idea that this was going to be such a well attended event."
Kate - whose husband Ned Rocknroll or three children Bear, three months, Mia, 13, and Joe, 10, were not in attendance for the ceremony - said being given a star was a "wonderful" moment she would always remember.
She told the assembled crowd - which included her 'Divergent' co...

Kate Winslet thrilled with Walk of Fame turn-out so soon after earthquake

March 17th, 2014 9:30pm EDT
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New mum Kate Winslet showed off her stunning post-baby figure in a little black dress on Monday (17Mar14) as she unveiled her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

The event marked the British actress' first public appearance since becoming a mum to her third child, son Bear, in December (13) - and it took place just hours after Hollywood was shaken by an early-morning earthquake, which registered 4.4 on the Richter Scale.

The Oscar winner, who was saluted by her Titanic co-star Kathy Bates and director James Cameron, told fans she was thrilled that so many people had come out to honour her...

19 Stars That Don't Mind Getting Naked For Roles

March 12th, 2014 10:00am EDT
19 Stars That Don't Mind Getting Naked For Roles
One of the greatest dilemmas in becoming an actor or actress is the value in taking your clothing off for a role. Many have clauses in their contracts that state they will not ever do a nude scene (Julia Roberts uses body doubles when a role calls for her to take it all off, and has said, "It's just not my thing.") Still, for as many thespians who will not take it all off, there are just as many who will, and have willfully. Following, in no particular order, are 19 stars that don't mind getting naked for roles.

1. Amy Adams

Although Amy Adams has been in various stages of undress in the ...

Kate Winslet to receive Hollywood Walk of Fame star

March 11th, 2014 3:20am EDT
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Kate Winslet is to be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
The 38-year-old actress will be the 2,520th star to receive an honor, and the unveiling is set to take place early next week with 'Titanic' director James Cameron and Kate's co-star in the film Kathy Bates presenting her with the accolade outside of the W Hollywood Hotel on Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, on Monday (03.17.14), according to Hollywood.com.
Producer of the Walk of Fame ceremonies, Ana Martinez, said of the new addition: "We are so happy that Kate Winslet will be here on our famous Boulevard of dreams re...

Kate Winlset lands 2,520th star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

March 10th, 2014 9:30pm EDT
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Kate Winslet is to be honoured with the 2,520th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and her big induction looks set to be a Titanic affair.

The film's director James Cameron and Winslet's co-star Kathy Bates will salute the Brit as she unveils her star outside the

W Hollywood Hotel on Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles on Monday (17Mar14).

Announcing the latest inductee on Monday (10Mar14), Ana Martinez, the producer of the Walk of Fame ceremonies, tells WENN, "We are so happy that Kate Winslet will be here on our famous Boulevard of dreams receiving her well-deserved star. We’ve seen Kat...

Will Smith wins big at Razzies

March 2nd, 2014 1:50pm EST
Will Smith
Will Smith and his son Jaden won big at the Razzie Awards last night (03.01.14).
The 45-year-old star and his 15-year-old son swept the board at the 34th annual event, held at IgnitedSpaces in California, after their sci-fi flop 'After Earth' picked up three prizes.
The pair were voted Worst Screen combo after Jaden walked away with the Worst Actor accolade for his role of Kitai Raige, and Will was honored with the Worst Supporting Actor title.
The Razzie Awards - also known as the Golden Raspberry Awards - have been running since 1980 and serve as a spoof of the prestigious Academy Award...

Oscars: 7 Actors That The Academy Always Seems To Nominate

February 26th, 2014 10:00am EST
Meryl Streep
1. Meryl Streep

Meryl Streep's long and illustrious career has always been the definitive goal of every actress in Hollywood. Streep holds the record for the most nominations for an actress with the academy, a total of 18. She began her streak in 1979 with a nod for Best Supporting Actress in "The Deer Hunter." Since then, Streep has scored big and won accolades as an actress to aspire to, with roles in movies such as "Kramer vs. Kramer," "Sophie's Choice," "Postcards from the Edge," "The Devil Wears Prada," "Julie and Julia" and this year's "August: Osage County."

2. Jack Nicholson


Kate Winslet doesn't know celebrities

February 23rd, 2014 4:00pm EST
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Kate Winslet claims she doesn't recognise most famous people.
The 38-year-old actress, who has been close friends with Leonardo DiCaprio since they were first propelled into the spotlight after starring in 'Titanic' in 1997, is glad she found fame before social media sites, such as Instagram and Twitter, started and doesn't understand why reality TV stars, including Kim Kardashian, are considered celebrities.
The 'Labor Day' star told Total Film: "When I'm in Waitrose, I literally stand at this bank of magazines going, 'Who are all these people?' Half the time, I don't even know who they ar...

Kate Winslet to star in Triple Nine?

February 9th, 2014 5:15am EST
Kate Winslet to star in Triple Nine?
Kate Winslet is in talks to star in 'Triple Nine'.

The 38-year-old actress, who welcomed her third child Bear into the world just two months ago, is in negotiations to take on the lead role in John Hillcoat's upcoming crime thriller, according to Variety.

The role, if she accepts, would see the blonde beauty star opposite Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael B. Jordan, Aaron Paul, Gal Gadot, Teresa Palmer and Michael Pena.

The story follows a group of Los Angeles corrupt cops, who plan a major heist, but set out to murder one of their colleagues in a bid to distract the authorities f...

Leonardo DiCaprio praises 'real woman' Kate Winslet

February 7th, 2014 6:20am EST
Leonardo DiCaprio
Leonardo DiCaprio says Kate Winslet is one of his most loyal friends.
The A-list actor got his big break in James Cameron's iconic blockbuster 'Titanic' alongside the British actress 18 years ago and says the pair are close than ever because she is such a "real" person.
Quizzed about Kate always heaping praise on him, Leonardo told the Daily Mail newspaper: "I feel the same about her. It's been fantastic, honestly, having someone who is my age, and such a real woman."
The Oscar-nominated actor admitted he is even letting Kate stay in his house in Los Angeles while he is away.
He added: "Her...

'Labor Day' Review: An Erotic, Sensual Love Story And Perfect Date Movie

January 30th, 2014 6:43pm EST
'Labor Day' Review: An Erotic, Sensual Love Story And Perfect Da
Simply put, 'Labor Day' is a beautiful, erotic, love story - that will give you a very strong desire to eat a piece of pie.

'Labor Day' is directed and written by Jason Reitman ('Juno', 'Thank You For Smoking', 'Up In The Air') based on a novel by Joyce Maynard ('To Die For').

The film takes place in the 1980's over the Labor Day weekend, hence the title.

Kate Winslet plays Adele, a very lonely divorcee who lives with her teenage son Henry (Gattlin Griffith).  This is a woman that wears unhappiness on her face - she rarely goes out and when she does, it's usually to the local market. And...

Leonardo DiCaprio re-enacts 'Titanic' scene

January 26th, 2014 12:20pm EST
Leonardo DiCaprio
Leonardo DiCaprio re-enacted a famous scene from 'Titanic' on 'Saturday Night Live' ('SNL').
The 'Wolf of Wall Street' star delighted fans when he surprised his co-star Jonah Hill by making a special cameo on the comedy sketch series while the 'Super Bad' actor was hosting it in New York City on Saturday night (01.25.14).
In a bid to help Jonah relax and "feel safe," Leonardo stood behind Jonah as he threw his arms out, re-enacting the famous scene between Leonardo and Kate Winslet, who played Jack and Rose Dawson in the 1997 movie, and shouted out the actress' famous line: "I'm flying."

Cate Blanchett has jitters before Golden Globes

January 12th, 2014 6:20pm EST
Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett struggles to keep her nerves under control at award shows.
The 'Blue Jasmine' star, who is nominated for Best Actress in a Motion Picture Drama, at the Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles tonight (01.12.14), admits she usually gets a few jitters before walking the red carpet but tries to focus on the bigger picture.
The 44-year-old Australian actress told EOnline.com: "It could be nerve wracking having that many pictures taken of like your nasal hair. But look, in the end, it's a celebration of performances in film and television and that's what you have to remind yourself."

Kate Winslet: Working mums are 'real heroes'

January 11th, 2014 10:20am EST
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Kate Winslet says working mothers are "heroes".
The actress and mother-of-three has praised other mums who do their best to balance their professional and personal lives by not neglecting their career or children.
Speaking to Glamour magazine, she said: "Mothers who work full time - they're the real heroes."
The 38-year-old star - who has daughter Mia, 13, with ex-husband Jim Threapleton, son Joe, 10, with ex-husband Sam Mendes, and four-week-old son Bear with husband Ned Rocknroll - also insisted she doesn't enlist help for meal times.
While Kate admitted she sometimes invites friends roun...

Kate Winslet gets pre-shooting sickness

January 5th, 2014 6:20am EST
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Kate Winslet often vomits before shooting tough scenes.
The 38-year-old star gets struck down by nerves that leave her feeling nauseous before hard parts in front of the cameras because she still has insecurities as an actress.
The Oscar-winning starlet said: "I think you get really good at mind-f***ing yourself, to be honest. Acting is bloody scary. I still have moments when I think, 'I can't do this - everybody thinks I'm absolutely sh*t.' There are scenes I absolutely dread - there was a scene in 'Labor Day'; the whole courtroom sequence in 'The Reader'. I often throw up, which I'm a bit...

Kate Winslet Slams Pregnancy Critics, Says Son Won't Be Named Bear 'Rocknroll'

January 3rd, 2014 2:00pm EST
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Kate Winslet is puzzled that people consider her "irresponsible" for falling and love and having children. The actress, who had baby Bear with husband Ned Rocknroll last month, has three children with different fathers and has slammed critics for questioning her personal life.

She told British Glamour magazine: "No one has a right to comment on anyone's life or the choices I do or don't make. It's very easy to be judgmental until you know someone's truth. People have no idea at all. It baffles me, truly, that you can publicly treat a person like that. It's not very nice.

"I'm really sorry...

Kate Winslet slams pregnancy critics

January 3rd, 2014 6:30am EST
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Kate Winslet has blasted her pregnancy critics.
The 'Labor Day' actress - who welcomed baby Bear with her husband Ned Rocknroll in December - was outraged to discover the public deemed her "irresponsible" for having three children by three different husbands, and doesn't believe anyone has the right to judge her for her lifestyle choices.
She told British GLAMOUR magazine: "No one has a right to comment on anyone's life or the choices I do or don't make. It's very easy to be judgmental until you know someone's truth. People have no idea at all. It baffles me, truly, that you can publicly tr...

Kate Winslet's Son Won't Have Wacky Last Name

January 2nd, 2014 2:35pm EST
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Kate Winslet has assured fans her baby son Bear will not be taking on his father's wacky last name.

The British actress is married to Richard Branson's nephew Ned Rocknroll, who legally changed his name from Ned Abel Smith, and the couple welcomed its first child together last month.

Winslet recently confirmed the little boy is called Bear, but she failed to give a last name for the child, prompting speculation the youngster had been named Bear Rocknroll after his father.

However, the Titanic star has now insisted Bear will take his mother's last name, just like her other two children, M...

Kate Winslet: My life isn't a soap opera

January 2nd, 2014 12:20pm EST
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Kate Winslet insists her life "is not a soap opera".
The 'Labor Day' star is adamant her existence can be just as boring as anybody else's and even though she is a Hollywood actress her life isn't full of glitz and glamour.
She said: "Here's the funny thing: my life has always been, 'What's going to happen next?' I've always been a little bit non-conformist. My life is not the soap opera people would like it to be: in fact, it's not a soap opera at all. It's just life."
The 38-year-old actress has three children, 13-year-old daughter Mia, with her ex-husband Jim Threapleton, 10-year-old so...

Kate Winslet Names Two-Week Old Son Bear

December 24th, 2013 5:30pm EST
Kate Winslet
With a last name like Rocknroll one might think that Kate Winslet would have a field day with baby names, but the actress and husband Ned Rocknroll have revealed that they named their newborn son Bear.

The actress, who is currently taking some time off for the holidays at the couple's West Sussex, England, home, gave birth to Bear two weeks ago, her third child and first with Rocknroll, real name Abel Smith.

"They are all doing so well, they both absolutely adore him - and the name Bear," a source told Britain's The Sun.

Winslet has two children already, daughter Mia, 13, from her first ...

Kate Winslet names her son Bear

December 23rd, 2013 2:20am EST
Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet has named her son Bear.
The 'Labor Day' actress and her husband Ned Rocknroll have decided to give their first child together the unusual animal-inspired moniker, a spokesperson has confirmed.
A source told The Sun newspaper: "They are all doing so well, they both absolutely adore him - and the name Bear."
Kate - who also has a 10-year-old son, Joe, with her ex-husband, Sam Mendes, and a daughter Mia, 13, with her ex-husband Jim Threapleton - is currently taking a break from the limelight to look after the two-week old tot at home in West Sussex, England.
It comes as no surpris...

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