"I got the idea to sing shirtless from a book I read on Egyptology. I kept looking at the pharaohs and thought, 'These guys look bitchin' - they never wear shirts.'" Iggy Pop
reveals his inspiration.
"My nails are absolutely ruined. I can't be a lady and regrout the bathroom at the same time." Keira Knightley
refused to show off her nails at the BAFTA Film Awards in London on Sunday because she arrived at the event fresh from regrouting the tiles in her bathroom.
director Norman Jewison
will collect the Golden Eddie filmmaker of the year award at the American Cinema Editors Eddie Awards in Beverly Hills, California on Sunday.
"I'm a witch! I sold my soul to the devil. I have a portrait of Dorian Grey in my cupboard." Cher
offers up ideas behind her ageless looks.
"I know that a lot of Australians come to the States with those ambitions of really wanting to act, but weirdly enough, I only came out here for the premiere of Scooby Doo." Definitely, Maybe
actress Isla Fisher
on her unexpected Hollywood career.
"Many women in the public eye want to promote things like slimming pills and how to have bigger breasts. But I thought, 'Maybe I could promote chocolate, 'cos it tastes good.'" Soul singer Joss Stone
on her decision to become the first celebrity to promote Cadbury's Flake.
Thirteen has proven lucky for rapper/producer Timbaland
after scoring a 13th week atop the European singles chart. "Apologize," the hip-hop star's collaboration with OneRepublic
, fought off competition from Leona Lewis
' "Bleeding Love" to stay on top, while Rihanna
's "Don't Stop The Music" slips a place to three. Meanwhile, Amy Winehouse
's Back To Black
remains Europe's best-selling album.
"I pray that when I'm her age, that I'm exactly like her because I've never met anyone so supportive of the younger generations. It just was such a beautiful, inspiring experience." Beyonce Knowles
enjoyed performing with Tina Turner
at the Grammy Awards on Sunday night.
Super Furry Animals
star Gruff Rhys has teamed up with The Strokes
' Fab Moretti and The Magic Numbers
to record a new album inspired by controversial '80s businessman John DeLorean. The project, called Stainless Style
and recorded under the name Neon Neon, will be released in March.
"I'm just wishing for a healthy child. If it's a girl I'm ready to have that talk with her when she's 16. I'll lay it down, the straight skinny on guys. I know where guys are coming from." Matthew McConaughey
is ready to play a protective dad to his unborn child.
"It was ramshackle, casual, nervous, overblown, a little self-indulgent - it was all the things we ever were. We were the genuine thing." Robert Plant
speaks for the first time about Led Zeppelin
's one-off reunion gig in London in December.
"I'm pressuring her but she doesn't give me the time of day." Enrique Iglesias
insists girlfriend Anna Kournikova
isn't giving him a hard time about settling down.
is a cool little actress. I don't think she's given enough credit - too much emphasis on her body." Veteran sex symbol Raquel Welch
sympathises with Jessica Alba's predicament for being best known as an object of desire.
Supermodel Elle MacPherson
's first job was selling condoms at a pharmacy counter.
(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)