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Russell Crowe doesn't want sons to see him in relationship

April 5th, 2014 3:20pm EDT
Russell Crowe
Russell Crowe doesn't want his sons to see him in another relationship.
The 'Noah' star is reluctant to strike up a romance with someone because he doesn't think it's fair Charles, 10, and Tennyson, seven, whom he shares with ex-wife Danielle Spencer, have his love-life flaunted in their faces.
Speaking on the 'Graham Norton Show' last night (04.04.14), he said: "I have the responsibility of my two boys and I don't want them thinking anything other than their mum is the most perfect woman in the world.
"I don't want them to see me in another relationship with someone who is not their moth...

Joan Jett Joins Fight Against Canada's Seal Trade

June 7th, 2011 11:30am EDT
Joan Jett
Rocker Joan Jett has waded into the debate over Canada's controversial seal cull, urging European Union (E.U.) officials to uphold a ban on imported pelts.

Thousands of seals are clubbed to death annually in Canada as part of the controversial trade, which sees the mammals' pelts sold to firms in other countries, including Norway. Canadian and Norwegian authorities are challenging a Europe-wide ban and Jett insists they should make their arguments public as consumers have a right to know where their goods come from.

In a letter to Norway's Minister of Foreign Affairs Jonas Gahr Store, J...

Natalie Imbruglia Backs Canadian Seal Cull Ban

June 2nd, 2011 12:47pm EDT
Natalie Imbruglia
Australian singer Natalie Imbruglia is urging officials in Canada to end the country's controversial seal cull.

The Torn hit-maker has spoken out to back a drive by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) to ban the annual slaughter of seals in the North American country.

Stars including Paul McCartney, Iggy Pop, and Ke$ha have already voiced their support for the campaign, and now Imbruglia has joined them.

She posted a link to PETA's website on her page and wrote, "Show love & compassion & pls (please) help PETA."

Thousands of seals are clubbed to death ever...

Natalie Imbruglia Plans Fundraiser For Australian Bushfire Victims

February 11th, 2009 11:58am EST
Natalie Imbruglia
Singer Natalie Imbruglia is eager to set up a fundraising concert with fellow Aussie stars Kylie and Dannii Minogue to help raise money for the victims of the Australian bushfires.

The last week has seen flames sweep across the state of Victoria, claiming over 180 lives and destroying thousands of homes. Imbruglia, who originally hails from New South Wales, Australia, is shocked by the devastation and is currently putting plans together to help raise funds for those affected by the disaster.

She says, "I think me, Dannii and Kylie should talk about setting up a fundraiser. I thi...

Natalie Imbruglia Joins Anti-Fur Campaign

November 14th, 2008 12:01pm EST
Natalie Imbruglia
Australian singer Natalie Imbruglia has become the latest celebrity to strip off for an anti-fur campaign.

The Torn hit-maker has posed for a new advert for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), urging consumers against buying any clothes made from animal pelts. The singer is seen covering her breasts with a live rabbit, called Topsy.

Imbruglia says, "There is no kind way to rip the skin off animals' backs. Anyone who wears any fur shares the blame for the torture and gruesome deaths of millions of animals each year."

Other celebrities to have shed their clot...

Richard Branson's Son Isn't Dating Natalie Imbruglia

March 30th, 2008 3:00pm EDT
Natalie Imbruglia
Virgin boss Richard Branson has quashed rumors his son Sam is dating Australian singer Natalie Imbruglia - stating the star is just a longtime family friend. The "Torn" singer was linked to the 23-year-old heir after they were spotted cozying up at a party to celebrate Sam's planned Arctic expedition earlier this month.

But the business mogul claims the pair found the news humorous - because his son has been dating actress Isabella Anstruther-Gough-Calthorpe for a year.

Branson says, "Sam was very flattered to have his name attached to hers but he actually already has a girlfriend...

Up-And-Comer Ferras Releases Debut In Digital Format

March 25th, 2008 5:27pm EDT
"Hollywood's Not America" – the lead single from Capitol Music Group recording artist Ferras' (pronounced Fer-AHSS) debut album, Aliens & Rainbows – rockets onto the Hot AC radio chart at #33, marking the highest debut for a career-opening single by a solo male artist since John Mayer in 2002. Aliens & Rainbows, produced by The Matrix (Avril Lavigne, Jason Mraz, Korn) with Gary Clark (Natalie Imbruglia, Lloyd Cole), is available for purchase in digital format beginning today at iTunes and Walmart with the physical release to follow on April 1st.

The video for "Hollywood's Not America,...

Natalie Imbruglia Auditions For 'Wolverine'

December 27th, 2007 8:46am EST
Natalie Imbruglia
Singer/actress Natalie Imbruglia has auditioned for a role alongside Hugh Jackman in X-Men spin-off Wolverine, according to reports. The singer had a secret screen test for a part in the film in Sydney, Australia two weeks ago, according to the Sydney Daily Telegraph newspaper.

Busy Imbruglia also reportedly auditioned for the job as host of Australia's "So You Think You Can Dance," but that role went to actress Natalie Bassingthwaighte.

Meanwhile, actors Liev Schreiber and Kodi Smit-McPhee are rumored to have joined the cast of Wolverine.

(This news article provided by Wo...

Richard Branson Wants Natalie Imbruglia For Green TV Show

October 22nd, 2007 12:25pm EDT
Natalie Imbruglia
Virgin Records founder Richard Branson is hoping to turn singer/actress Natalie Imbruglia green - as the host of his new eco-friendly TV series. The British tycoon wants the Torn singer to front a new show on his Virgin 1 channel, in which she'll visit the homes of celebrities and blast them for not being more environmental.

Imbruglia is currently shooting new movie Elise in Adelaide, Australia.

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(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)

Natalie Imbruglia Is Desperate For Acting Roles

September 6th, 2007 9:51pm EDT
Natalie Imbruglia
Australian singer Natalie Imbruglia is desperate to prove herself as an actress - and is begging filmmakers to take a chance on her. After leaving Australian soap opera Neighbours in 1994, Imbruglia, 32, has neglected film and television work, opting instead to pursue a career in the music industry.

She impressed with a role in 2003 movie Johnny English - and is keen to land more acting roles.

She says, "I've yet to prove myself as an actress. I've only made one movie in 10 years. We'll see. I'm very passionate about wanting to do it, but I haven't had enough time."


Notable Quotables

September 6th, 2007 7:00pm EDT
Demi Moore
"I wasn't some lightweight package. I'm like, the package that didn't come with baggage - I had trunks." Demi Moore was stunned when younger husband Ashton Kutcher didn't mind her divorce and three children.

"I'm Catholic, so I feel guilty every day. Today, I'm feeling guilty that I had too many drinks last night." Natalie Imbruglia on living in sin.

"I could've had so many children. I would've been happy with nine, (but it) didn't work out that way. But now we're getting more kids." Goldie Hawn loves being a grandmother because she never had the big family she once dreamed about....

Natalie Imbruglia: 'Winehouse Is Struggling With Fame'

August 10th, 2007 3:00pm EDT
Natalie Imbruglia
Amy Winehouse is struggling to cope with her new found fame, according to fellow singer Natalie Imbruglia. Winehouse has hit headlines in recent weeks with a string of canceled gigs and a spell in hospital on Thursday reportedly caused by exhaustion.

A number of British newspapers suggest the star may have suffered a drug overdose and is heading for rehab. Imbruglia sympathizes with Winehouse, and implores with her not to stick with her singing career.

She says, "I think she's an incredibly raw performer and a very real person and I don't think she's very comfortable with this w...

Natalie Imbruglia Dropped From L'Oreal

July 10th, 2007 10:03am EDT
Natalie Imbruglia
Australian singer/actress Natalie Imbruglia has been dropped from her role as spokesmodel for cosmetics giant L'Oreal. The stunning Torn hitmaker, 32, signed a $200,000 deal in early 2002 to appear in TV and print advertisements for the beauty company, uttering the famous slogan, "Because I'm worth it."

However, Imbruglia admits her contract has now ended with the firm - who boast Beyonce Knowles, Eva Longoria, Kate Winslet and Scarlett Johansson amongst their famous spokesmodels.

She says, "Apparently I'm not worth it anymore. (The slogan) is so funny. Saying it is ridiculous. Yo...

Silverchair Star Retracts Statement About Bono Doing Drugs

July 10th, 2007 9:27am EDT
Silverchair rocker Daniel Johns has been forced to retract claims he made in an interview that he smoked marijuana with his wife Natalie Imbruglia, Bono, and an Australian politician. Johns claimed the four had used the drug while listening to demos of his band's latest album Young Modern.

He said, "(Bono) invited me over to the house he was staying at in Sydney and asked if I'd play the demos and it was really one of the most surreal moments of my life.

"It was me and Natalie and Peter Garrett (Labour Party MP) and Bono laying on Bono's bed smoking joints listening to the Young M...

Natalie Imbruglia Returns To Acting

March 23rd, 2007 9:18am EDT
Natalie Imbruglia
Natalie Imbruglia is returning to her acting roots to star in an eerie new movie in her native Australia. The newly married star will play a woman haunted by the disappearance of her sister in Elise - three years after she initially agreed to take the role.

Director James Bogle admits he's been trying to make the movie for a decade, and he's convinced Imbruglia will impress the critics when she proves she's so much more than the Aussie soap star, who first shot to fame on TV series Neighbours.

He tells the Sydney Daily Herald newspaper, "I saw a certain sensitivity and fragility...

Former Eurythmics Star Dave Stewart Turns Tinseltown Green

March 22nd, 2007 8:51am EDT
Former Eurythmics star Dave Stewart has teamed up with Greenpeace to launch a new campaign to turn Hollywood green. The songwriter is spearheading an initiative - called Greenpeace Works - to encourage key figures in the entertainment industry to work with the environmental group.

Stewart says, "If you can imagine Andy Warhol's Factory with Greenpeace in it and me in it. It is a hot house, a think tank."

The first event, under the new scheme, is a single to promote environmental causes. The track, Go Green, will feature the vocals of a number of artists including Stewart's forme...

Celebrity Birthdays, February 4

February 4th, 2007 3:00am EST
Alice Cooper
Happy Birthday to Olympic gymnast Carly Patterson (1988), Austrailian singer Natalie Imbruglia (1975), Mexican boxer Oscar De La Hoya (1973), Offspring guitarist Noodles (1964), country singer Clint Black (1962), New York Giants hall-of-fame linebacker Lawrence Taylor (1959), Japanese musician Kitaro (1953), 70s shock-rocker Alice Cooper (1948),zombie movie-maker George A. Romero (1940), social comedian David Brenner (1945), "Diff'rent Strokes" patriarch Conrad Bain (1923), civil rights activist Rosa Parks (1913; d. 2005), and American pilot Charles Lindbergh (1902; d. 1974).

Taylor Hicks' Self-Titled Album Drops Dec. 12

December 4th, 2006 10:23am EST
Taylor Hicks
The 36.4 million TV viewers who watched the May 24 finale of the fifth season of FOX's American Idol, and the "Soul Patrol!" legions who cast more than 63.4 million votes for the winning performer, have their calendars marked for the December 12 in-store arrival of Taylor Hicks.

His self-titled first album on Arista Records/19 Recordings reaffirms the eternal power of soul, pop and R&B in the hands of a new young star, who prompted Vibe magazine to rave (in the November issue), "Taylor Hicks is the embodiment of the last fifty years of popular music."

Taylor Hicks digs deep into t...

Get Ready: Hotel Heiress Paris Hilton's Debut Album Hits Stores August 22; See It, Hear It Here

July 21st, 2006 4:56pm EDT
Paris Hilton
The hottest name in entertainment, Paris Hilton, now adds singer-songwriter to model-actress-author-entrepreneur. On her debut album, Paris captures the sound of summer: a mix of pure pop, hip-hop, and reggae, of bangin’ beats, sexy lyrics, and infectious melodies. From the radio the dance floor Paris Hilton is burning it up!

Hilton collaborated with several top-notch producers to give her club-ready dance pop an urban edge, including hip-hop's reigning hit-maker Scott Storch (50 Cent, Beyoncé), Jonathan "J.R." Rotem (Rihanna), and Dr. Luke (Pink, Kelly Clarkson).

She also work...

Natalie Imbruglia Campaigns For Childbirth Disease Awareness

June 28th, 2006 12:52pm EDT
Natalie Imbruglia
Australian pop star Natalie Imbruglia has lent her support to an awareness campaign for childbirth disease obstetric fistula. The hitmaker has joined forces with the United Nations Population Fund to bring attention to the millions of women who lose their babies and health to the condition in developing countries.

Fistula causes severe tissue damage during extended childbirth, often resulting in infant mortality and embarrassing incontinence in the mother.

Imbruglia, who has visited Africa on several occasions, says, "It just should not be happening, that women cannot safely ha...

Celebrity Snippets: Elle MacPherson Is Hot, Glenn Close Weds & More

February 7th, 2006 1:38pm EST
Elle MacPherson
* Supermodel Elle MacPherson has been voted Australia's hottest babe ever in a poll by the Antipodean edition of FHM magazine. The stunning model/lingerie designer, 42, clinched the top spot in a survey of the top 50 hottest women in Australia. Cancer sufferer Kylie Minogue was in second place, with Miss Universe 2004 Jennifer Hawkins at five, singer Natalie Imbruglia at seven and Olivia Newton-John at 10. Other internationally famous stars in the top 50 include Nicole Kidman and Rose Byrne.

* Glenn Close is hoping the third time's the charm after marrying husband number three on...

Celebrity Birthdays, February 4

February 4th, 2006 3:00am EST
Alice Cooper
Happy Birthday to Olympic gymnast Carly Patterson (1988), Austrailian singer Natalie Imbruglia (1975), Mexican boxer Oscar De La Hoya (1973), Offspring guitarist Noodles (1964), country singer Clint Black (1962), New York Giants hall-of-fame linebacker Lawrence Taylor (1959), Japanese musician Kitaro (1953), 70s shock-rocker Alice Cooper (1948),zombie movie-maker George A. Romero (1940), social comedian David Brenner (1945), "Diff'rent Strokes" patriarch Conrad Bain (1923), civil rights activist Rosa Parks (1913; d. 2005), and American pilot Charles Lindbergh (1902; d. 1974).

Scarlett Johansson Is the New Face of L'Oreal

January 5th, 2006 9:50am EST
Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson has signed a multi-million dollar deal to be the new spokesmodel for French beauty giant L'Oreal. The star, 21, joined L'Oreal only weeks after her two-year contract with Calvin Klein fragrances ended.

Johansson will be seen experimenting with different hair colors in the ads for L'Oreal's new line HIP High Intensity Pigments.

Johansson enthuses, "It's wonderful to be working with L'Oreal, a company that has celebrated independent women for years. I'm very excited to be part of this campaign, which is modern and fashion forward."

Johansson joins Beyonce ...

Sara Paxton Heads For Career Crossover

November 2nd, 2005 2:30pm EST
Sara Paxton in Sleepover
With an impressive list of film, television and commercial appearances, this rising young star was most recently seen in MGM's feature film, Sleepover. She currently stars in Discovery Kids' Darcy's Wild Life and recently guest-starred on Fox's Malcolm In The Middle and NBC's Will & Grace. With an acting career that began at the age of six, Sara Paxton has worked with some of Hollywood's leading actors including Debbie Reynolds, Jim Carrey, Lea Thompson, Cindy Williams, Sherilyn Fenn and Sherman Helmsley to name a few. This teen phenomenon has appeared in eleven feature films including Liar...

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