Buffy The Vampire Slayer
star Sarah Michelle Gellar
will open the sale of prestigious London department store Harrods on Monday - joining the likes of Eva Longoria
and Brittany Murphy
who have begun the shop's sale in the past.
R&B star Kenneth 'Babyface
' Edmonds' divorce from Tracey Edmonds is official after it was finalized in court on Friday. The 49-year-old singer/producer separated from Tracey, who is now dating Eddie Murphy, in October 2005 after 13 years of marriage. The former couple will share joint custody of sons, Brandon, 10, and Dylan, six.
Late U.S literacy figure Kurt Vonnegut
can be seen playing a philosophical ghost who helps guide a troubled ex-con in drama, Never Down
, due to be screened in August.
singer Alex Turner is forming a new band with fellow British stars Lily Allen
, Dizzee Rascal
and James Righton. The English roc ker reveals the supergroup have already begun recording songs. He says, "It's definitely happen. We're recording an album. It will be out before you know it."
My Chemical Romance
frontman Gerard Way
is taking the group's Teenagers
hit to another level - by turning it into a new comic book. The rocker has teamed up with Brazilian artist Gabriel Ba to create The Umbrella Academy, a six-issue comic book series about a team of teenage superheroes struggling with puberty and adulthood. The Umbrella Academy
will hit stores in September.
British pop star George Michael
celebrated his 44th birthday last night at the Berkeley Hotel in central London. Supermodel Elle Macpherson
, funnyman Stephen Fry, and former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell
were all in attendance at the happy event.
Guitarists in Germany set a new world record on Saturday by performing a mass rendition of Deep Purple
's rock anthem Smoke On The Water
. Some 1,800 musicians gathered for the attempt to beat a previous record set by 1,683 guitarists in Kansas City, Kansas on June 3.
A new Transformers
television series will be screened on TV's Cartoon Network next year. Transformers Animated
will contain a 90 minute special and 26 half-hour episodes.
The first 8,000 tickets for next week's Transformers
release sold out in eight minutes in Los Angeles.
(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)