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Mel B Steps Out Without Her Wedding Ring

December 15th, 2014 12:27pm EST
Melanie Brown
Melanie Brown stepped out sans wedding ring during a taping of the British "X Factor" this weekend and got tongues wagging that her marriage was in trouble.

On Thursday, the former Spice Girls star was hospitalized for a mystery illness and she was forced to skip the first half of the singing competition on Saturday. When she did return to the judging seat, she was clearly not wearing her wedding ring as she waved to cameras.

Brown did not reveal the cause of her hospitalization during the show, but she told host Dermot O'Leary: "I really missed being here, but a big thank you to the doct...
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Crazy Celebrity Halloween Costumes: Butterfly Heidi Klum, Ninja Turtle Rihanna & More!

November 1st, 2014 10:47am EDT
Crazy Celebrity Halloween Costumes: Butterfly Heidi Klum, Ninja
Celebrities love dressing up for Halloween, and model Heidi Klum is the queen of costumes. Every year she tries to outdo herself with an outrageous look.

She attended her 15th Annual Halloween party dressed as a butterfly in New York City on Friday night. She wore a very colorful ensemble with large wings and iridescent eyes.

Klum documented the lengthy make-up process on Twitter.

Rhianna (center) was on trend as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Raphael

Gerard Butler was a knight in shining armor

Aubrey O'Day showed off her curves as a sexy peacock

Werewolf Adam Lambert

Catwoma...
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Celebrity Birthdays - May 29, 2014

May 29th, 2014 3:00am EDT
Melanie Brown
Happy Birthday to:

Spice Girl Melanie "Scary Spice" Brown (1975)

Actress Maika Monroe (1993)

Riley Keough (1989)

Actress Alessandra Torresani (1987)

Actress Alysson Paradis (1983)

Ana Beatriz Barros (1982)

Actor Justin Chon (1981)

Comedian Daniel Tosh (1975)

Actor Anthony Azizi (1973)

Oasis founder Noel Gallagher (1967)

Actress Lisa Whelchel (1963)

Actress Tracey E. Bregman (1963)

Actor John D. LeMay (1962)

Singer/songwriter Melissa Etheridge (1961)

Actor Adrian Paul (1959)

British Actor Rupert Everett (1959)

Actress Annette Bening (1958)

Actor Ted Levine (1957)

Singer/ex...
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Fashion Fails: Miley Cyrus, Lisa Lampenelli, Melanie Brown, More

November 17th, 2013 12:03pm EST
Miley Cyrus
It's Fashion Fail Time! That means we take a break from letting you know how good all of your favorite stars look to show the other side of fashion: the fails!

Miley Cyrus actually covered herself for once, but I don't love those odd sleeves. They look like giant suction cups, or maybe from an outfit in a Dr. Seuss book.

Lisa Lampanelli looks like she lost some weight, which is great, but she also shaved the side of her head. Perhaps it's part of her Miley Cyrus impression?

If there's anything worse than animal print, it's animal print in colors not seen in nature. The ugly resul...
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Dancer Kenichi Ebina Wins 'America's Got Talent'

September 19th, 2013 10:47am EDT
America's Got Talent
America has spoken, voting 38-year-old Japanese dancer Kenichi Ebina the winner of the eighth season of America's Got Talent Wednesday night.

The six finalists were whittled down to just two over the course of the two-hour finale, with angelic-voiced singer Cami Bradley, 25, the first to exit the show. She was followed by 16-year-old aspiring magician Collins Key, whose sleight-of-hand card tricks were some of the best ever; and Opera trio Forte, who often left nary a dry eye in the Radio City Music Hall audience during their final performances, finished fourth.

Then it was down to the fi...
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Melanie Brown Booed On First Day As 'America's Got Talent' Judge

March 5th, 2013 12:07pm EST
Melanie Brown
Melanie Brown learned the hard way that she shouldn't diss the local music in New Orleans. 

America's Got Talent started its search in Louisiana, and the music-centric city of New Orleans had plenty of local acts vying for a spot in the next round. New judges Melanie Brown and Heidi Klum attended.

Lagniappe, a very popular local brass band, was the first to take the stage and perform for the judges. After their song, they were told by Brown that she was not a fan of brass music. According to TMZ, the New Orleans crowd erupted in boos, shouting "Go home" and "No Respect."

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Melanie Brown Replaces Sharon Osbourne As 'America's Got Talent' Judge

February 21st, 2013 8:26am EST
Melanie Brown
Former Spice Girls singer Melanie Brown has been unveiled as Sharon Osbourne's replacement as a judge on America's Got Talent.

Ozzy Osbourne's wife quit the TV competition, which also features comedian Howie Mandel and shock jock Howard Stern on the panel, last year following a disagreement with bosses at NBC, the network behind the show.

Brown, who previously appeared on Dancing with the Stars and worked as a judge on the Australian version of The X Factor, has now signed up to take over Osbourne's chair, and TV bosses are convinced contestants will benefit from her "constructive feedb...
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Melanie Brown Lands Restraining Order Against Paparazzo

November 1st, 2012 10:28pm EDT
Melanie Brown
Pop star Melanie Brown has been granted a restraining order against an Australian paparazzo accused of endangering the singer's life.

The Spice Girls star, who serves as a judge on reality TV show X Factor Australia, launched legal action against Jamie Fawcett after he allegedly ambushed her and her husband Stephen Belafonte last week, while they were kayaking in Sydney Harbour.

In court papers, Brown claimed Fawcett caused "big waves" in his boat as he approached the singer and her personal assistant on the water, prompting Belafonte to confront Fawcett about his reckless actions.

The a...
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Who Will Be A 'Dancing With The Stars' All-Star?

May 16th, 2012 2:07pm EDT
Mario Lopez
We knew back in April, thanks to a loose-lipped Mario Lopez, that ABC would be airing an all-star version of their dancing competition Dancing with the Stars. Finally, the network has officially announced the alternate version of the show, which lets us wonder - who will be on it?

Lopez, obviously, is in unless ABC is sour that he let loose he was asked to be on it before the network announced the show. TV Guide reported Melanie "Scary Spice" Brown, Sabrina Bryan, Gilles Marini and Kyle Massey are in.

The other night, Tom Bergeron said past winners would compete as well. That means Kelly ...
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Katy Perry & Nicole Scherzinger Considered For U.K. 'X Factor'

April 30th, 2012 10:50am EDT
Katy Perry
When Kelly Rowland exits the U.K. version of "The X Factor," there will be an empty seat to fill. Possible replacements include Katy Perry and Nicole Scherzinger, according to longtime star Louis Walsh.

He told the Irish Herald newspaper, "I've worked with Nicole and Katy before and I would love to work with them again, they were fantastic."

There are five celebrities being considered to fill former Destiny Child star Rowland's seat. Current "X Factor" Australia judge and former Spice Girls star Melanie Brown, Anastacia and ex-judge Sharon Osbourne are also in the running.

Walsh added, "...
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Spice Girl Geri Halliwell Lands Reality TV Show

April 3rd, 2012 9:40am EDT
Geri Halliwell
Former Spice Girls star Geri Halliwell is set to give fans a glimpse into her life after reportedly signing up for her own reality show.

The singer, known as Ginger Spice, has invited cameras for Sky Living to follow her around as she works on different projects.

They will capture Halliwell working on the girl band's upcoming musical, Viva Forever, as well as creating her swimwear range, according to Britain's The Sun.

A source tells the publication, "Geri is keen to do some TV as she's seen the other girls doing bits and bobs. Sky Living reckon she fits their female-skewed brand. Ger...
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Toni Braxton Dating Eddie Murphy?

February 29th, 2012 11:25am EST
Toni Braxton
A representative for Toni Braxton has downplayed reports linking the singer to funnyman Eddie Murphy.

The Unbreak My Heart hit-maker is said to have started dating the actor four months ago, according to a new Us Weekly report.

A source tells the publication the stars "are seeing each other and very into it," and adds, "Their kids have met and everything. It's getting very serious."

Murphy fueled the speculation when he was spotted backstage at Braxton's Los Angeles concert on February 19th, but her spokesperson insists their relationship is strictly platonic.

The rep says, "Toni an...
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Michael Buble's Wife Luisana Lopilato Stars In Sexy New Underwear Ads

November 27th, 2011 12:00pm EST
Luisana Lopilato
Michael Buble's new wife Luisana Lopilato has stripped off to model lingerie in a new U.K. advertising campaign.

The Argentinian beauty, who wed singer Buble earlier this year, has been unveiled as the new face of Ultimo underwear and she's disrobed to show off the sexy intimates in a revealing new photoshoot.

The shots include snaps of Lopilato lounging on a grand piano, wearing a lacy bra and panties.

Previous Ultimo models include model/actress Kelly Brook, former Spice Girl Melanie Brown and supermodel Helena Christensen.

Check out more sexy pics at Ultimo.co.uk!
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Melanie Brown Welcomes Baby Girl

September 2nd, 2011 8:14am EDT
Melanie Brown
Former Spice Girls star Melanie Brown has given birth to a baby girl.

The singer-turned-TV personality delivered her third child in Los Angeles' Cedars-Sinai Medical Center on Thursday evening, with her husband Stephen Belafonte and 12-year-old daughter Phoenix at her side.

Brown, who is also mom to four-year-old daughter Angel, took to her Twitter.com page to announce her happy news, revealing she coped with labor much better than nervous Belafonte.

She tweeted, "Finally our baby arrives, Stephen nearly passed out, Phoenix screamed, I laughed so hard the baby popped out!!! She is jus...
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Beyonce Shows Off Baby Bump At VMAs; See Full List Of Winners

August 29th, 2011 8:50am EDT
Beyonce
Beyonce is expecting her first baby with husband Jay-Z. The pop superstar stunned photographers, fans and the press at the MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday night by cradling her stomach and showing off a baby bump as she posed for red carpet photos in a flowing red gown.

The gossip sites and blogs went into overdrive as photos of the magical moment shot around the globe via the Internet and her representative confirmed to People.com, "I'm happy to say it's true."

And Beyonce spoke of her pregnancy happiness as she began her joyful and energetic performance of Love On...
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Melanie Brown Apologizes For Date Rape Comment About Her Husband

June 27th, 2011 9:18am EDT
Melanie Brown
British singer Melanie Brown has apologized for making an inappropriate comment about date rape, insisting she "did not mean to offend anyone."

The former Spice Girls star caused controversy with a post on Twitter in which she told fans, "My husband is asleep. I think I may date rape him!"

The message sparked outrage from her followers and Brown has now apologised for the remark.

She writes, "Sorry for the 'date rape comment' I did not mean to offend anyone at all my sincere apologies!"
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Infamous Celebrity Love Children

May 19th, 2011 1:00pm EDT
Liv Tyler
With the news of Arnold Schwarzenegger's love child, it's a fine time to look back at some of the other infamous children fathered out of wedlock by today's biggest stars.

Liv Tyler: For the first nine years of her life, Liv was told she was the daughter of Todd Rundgren by her mother, Bebe Buell. However, a meeting with Steven Tyler's other daughter Mia revealed the truth. In 1991, Liv gave herself her father's last name - she was previously known as Liv Rundgren.

Angel Iris Murphy Brown: It was a shock when Melanie Brown stepped forward and said she was pregnant with Eddie Murphy's ch...
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Britney Spears Has A New Personal Trainer

May 17th, 2011 8:40pm EDT
Britney Spears
Britney Spears has turned to former Spice Girls star Melanie Brown's trainer to help her get in tip-top shape for her upcoming tour.

Derek DeGrazio will put the "Toxic" singer through her paces to get her superfit for the taxing tour schedule.

A source tells Life & Style magazine, "Derek is working out with her every day and helping her with nutrition. She's rehearsing five hours a day, six days a week."

DeGrazio has also worked with Kim Kardashian, Christina Applegate and Sex And The City star Chris Noth.

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Spice Girls Musical 'Viva Forever' Delayed

May 8th, 2011 7:01pm EDT
Spice Girls
The Spice Girls' upcoming musical has been delayed so the pop stars can perfect the stage spectacular themselves.

The "Wannabe" hitmakers have been hands on in the creation of Viva Forever, a show inspired by the songs of the British girl group, which comprised of Victoria Beckham, Geri Halliwell, Emma Bunton, Melanie Brown and Melanie Chisholm.

But Chisholm admits the project, which is destined for London's West End, has hit a stumbling block because the former band members are so busy.

She tells Britain's Daily Star Sunday, "We were planning to open around summer time but it's likely t...
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The Stars React To Osama Bin Laden's Death

May 2nd, 2011 8:18am EDT
Barack Obama
Stars from across the world of show business have expressed their shock and hailed the news that terrorist Osama Bin Laden has been killed in Pakistan.

The Al-Qaeda leader, 54, is believed to have been the mastermind behind the tragedy of 9/11, when two airplanes crashed into the Twin Towers at the World Trade Center in New York on September 11, 2001. Nearly 3,000 people were killed in the worst terrorist atrocities in the country's history. Reports of Bin Laden's death began surfacing late on Sunday after an almost 10 year manhunt.

U.S. President Barack Obama confirmed the news during ...
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Melanie Brown Expecting Her Third Child

March 21st, 2011 7:55am EDT
Melanie Brown
Melanie Brown is the latest Spice Girl celebrating baby news - the singer has confirmed she is pregnant.

The pop star is set to welcome her first child with husband Stephen Belafonte this summer, joining her former band mates Emma Bunton and Victoria Beckham in the expectant moms club.

And after marrying Belafonte in Las Vegas in 2007, Brown insists the pregnancy is "a dream come true."

She tells Britain's Hello! magazine, "We're really thrilled. We wouldn't have planned and waited for four years to have a baby if we weren't excited and ready for it... We're really happily married, an...
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Celebrities Tweet Prayers & Well Wishes To Japan Earthquake Victims

March 11th, 2011 9:10am EST
Melanie Brown
Former Spice Girls star Melanie Brown is terrified she will be caught up in a tsunami horror following Friday's earthquake in Japan.

The singer and her husband Stephen Belafonte are currently on a trip around the Far East and travelled to Malaysia from Singapore earlier this week.

She took to Twitter soon after the 8.9-magnitude tremor hit Japan on Friday - but her concerns turned to terror when a tsunami warning was issued for more than 20 countries and islands, including Malaysia.

In a series of posts, Brown writes, "My thoughts and prayers are with everyone in Japan I can not believe ...
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Cher, Verne Troyer & Melanie Brown Are Gagged For Gay Rights

December 27th, 2010 11:41am EST
Verne Tryoer
Cher, actor Verne Troyer, and former Spice Girls star Melanie Brown are pictured gagged by duct tape for a new photoshoot supporting a gay marriage campaign.

The two singers joined "Austin Powers" star Troyer to pose for pictures wearing silver tape over their mouth, sealing their lips shut.

The photos will be used to promote the NOH8 campaign, which is pushing for officials in California to overturn the ban on same-sex marriage.
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Brandy & Jennifer Grey Top 'Dancing With The Stars' 200th Episode

November 2nd, 2010 10:30am EDT
Brandy
Brandy sparkled in black and blue as she left Boulevard 3 following the "Dancing with the Stars" 200th episode party last night. To commemorate the episode, many past competitors came back to join in the celebration. Several also took part in the show.

Kristi Yamoguchi and Apolo Ohno became team captains during the dance competition. Kristi’s team consisted of Rick Fox and Cheryl Burke, Bristol Palin and Mark Ballas, and Kyle Massey and Lacey Schwimmer. Apolo’s team consisted of Brandy Norwood and Maksim Chmerkouskiy, Jennifer Grey and Derek Hough, and Kurt Warner and Anna Treburnskay...
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Spice Girls To Open London's 2012 Olympics?

October 17th, 2010 2:00pm EDT
Spice Girls
Melanie Chisholm is calling on fans to petition for the Spice Girls to perform at the Opening Ceremony of London's 2012 Olympic Games.

The singer, also known as Mel C, would love to reunite the girl group, including bandmates Melanie Brown, Emma Bunton, Geri Halliwell and Victoria Beckham, to kick off the sporting event in the British capital.

And she wants the "Wannabe" hitmakers' loyal fan base to help put the campaign in motion.

She says, "Officially we don't know anything yet but I think it's a brilliant idea. It would be wonderful for all five of us to appear and I'm sure all the gi...
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Melanie Brown Down Plays Husband's Hotel Brawl

October 12th, 2010 8:25am EDT
Melanie Brown
British singer Melanie Brown has defended her husband after he was allegedly involved in a violent brawl at a posh London hotel, insisting the reports have been blown out of proportion.

The former Spice Girl and her partner Stephen Belafonte were in the U.K. capital promoting their new reality TV show. They were out drinking with pals on Thursday at the May Fair Hotel, but their night descended into chaos when a group of men reportedly made lewd comments about Brown, prompting Belafonte to lash out. Reports suggested one man was bleeding and had to be taken to hospital following the clash...
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Melanie Brown's Husband Involved In Violent Brawl

October 10th, 2010 2:12pm EDT
Melanie Brown
Former Spice Girl Melanie Brown's husband was reportedly involved in a violent brawl in a posh London hotel in the early hours of Thursday.

The singer and her partner Stephen Belafonte were in the U.K. capital to promote their new reality TV show and enjoyed an evening in the city's luxurious May Fair hotel drinking with pals.

However the night descended into chaos when a group of men reportedly made lewd comments about Brown, which allegedly prompted her husband to lash out, according to Britain's News of the World.

In pictures obtained by the newspaper, Belafonte is seen grappling with...
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Former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell Is Curvy & Delectable

October 9th, 2010 9:00am EDT
Geri Halliwell
Former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell showed up at Breast Cancer Care's 2010 fashion show in London earlier this week looking curvy and sexy in a long, black lace gown. Compared to Julia Roberts' similar look, she is hot!

Despite reconciliation rumors this past spring, former bandmate Emma Bunton dismissed reports the group was reuniting for a sequel to their "Spice World" movie, insisting her comments about an upcoming project were taken out of context.

Meanwhile, another bandmate, Victoria Beckham, has been in the news lately over rumors her husband David cheated on her with a prostitute. Th...
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Melanie Brown Undergoing Marriage Counseling

October 4th, 2010 10:30am EDT
Melanie Brown
Melanie Brown has been undergoing relationship therapy for years and insists the counseling has made her marriage to Stephen Belafonte "tight".

The couple's three-year union was rocked by rumors of a secret split over the summer but Brown was quick to dismiss the speculation. The former Spice Girls star has now revealed she and Belafonte have sought expert advice over the years to guide them through any marital problems they encounter.

She says, "Stephen and I have been seeing a family therapist - normally once a week. It's nice to show your vulnerability sometimes. I work through my fr...
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Melanie Brown Sued Over Failed Investment Deal

September 15th, 2010 11:30am EDT
Melanie Brown
Former Spice Girl Melanie Brown has been targeted in a new lawsuit over allegations she backed out of an investment deal to star in a saucy Las Vegas revue.

In a lawsuit filed at Los Angeles Superior Court on Tuesday, the British singer is accused of fraud and breach of contract by bosses at BMEDIA, who allegedly handed over $500,000 to Brown in 2008 to invest in future projects.

The suit claims that Brown's team promised she had albums and concerts in the pipeline, but the star reneged on the deal to perform in adults-only extravaganza Peep Show last year.

Now the company is seeking ...
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