• From Istanbul with love: exploring Bond's favourite film set

    The opening scene of Skyfall, Daniel Craig's latest Bond film, was a riot of colour, noise and energy. Bond played his part in that, but so did Istanbul, where some of the action in Skyfall unfolded. Daniel Craig isn't the first 007  to be seduced by the delights of this Turkish haven: Sean Connery filmed From Russia With Love in the cavernous underground passages of the Basilica Cistern, and it was in Istanbul that Pierce Brosnan discovered The World Is Not Enough. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY With 18 million inhabitants, a stake in both Asia and Europe, and a rich tradition that happily tolerates

  • Harry meets his princess during visit to areas hit by Superstorm Sandy

    Prince Harry was welcomed by huge crowds on Tuesday as he visited the New Jersey towns affected by Superstorm Sandy. Amid the crowds, Harry focused one young admirer who had dressed up as a princess for her meeting with the royal. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY The uncle-to-be once again demonstrated his easy way with children as he held the youngster's outstretched hand and spent time chatting with her. Harry had specifically requested a visit to the areas affected by last year's Superstorm, which caused mass devastation and loss of life on the East Coast of America. The Prince looked

  • Angelina Jolie plans to marry Brad Pitt 'sooner rather than later'

    Brave Angelina Jolie plans to marry her long-term partner Brad Pitt "sooner rather than later" after enduring a double mastectomy. The Hollywood actress, who this week praised her "loving and supportive" fiancé, is ready to walk down the aisle following three months of medical procedures. "Angie is keen on a wedding and the kids are clamoring for a marriage and keep asking Brad and Angie when it's happening," a source told MailOnline. "Brad has been caught up in production turmoil with his new film World War Z, so there's been no wedding planning as a result, but Angie has said

  • 'Made In Chelsea' star Lucy Watson speaks out about her love rival Louise Thompson

    When Made in Chelsea star Lucy Watson arrived at the TV Baftas on the arm of Spencer Matthews, it marked their public debut as a couple, and seemed to send out a clear message to his ex-girlfriend Louise Thompson. Now, reality star Lucy has spoken out about the love triangle that has had MIC fans gripped, and launched a thinly-veiled attack on her rival. Lucy, 22, told new! magazine that Spencer will never cheat on her because he respects her, adding that if her was ever unfaithful she would be gone in a flash — unlike Louise. She was referring

  • Cannes juror Nicole Kidman gets a positive verdict as she arrives in France

    Nicole Kidman set the bar for Cannes glamour when she arrived at the film festival on Tuesday. The actress, who is a jury member at this year's proceedings, looked stunning in a glitzy black dress which clung to her lithe figure. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY Nicole accessorised with a dainty clutch and strappy heels which perfectly complimented her elegant ensemble. The Australian star had swapped her natural curls for a sleek, professional look befitting of her role as judge. Nicole will critique this year's hottest films with the help of seasoned directors Ang Lee and Steven Spielberg, who were also

  • William and Kate 'rock the dancefloor' at friends' wedding

    Despite her growing baby bump, seven-months-pregnant Kate Middleton 'rocked' the dancefloor with husband Prince William at a friend's wedding in Oxfordshire at the weekend. According to onlooker Tim Vincent, who played drums in the wedding band, the Duchess of Cambridge (pictured below on their tour of South East Asia) far from let her pregnancy slow her down. "[It was a] Fantastic wedding gig with the Co Stars last night," he revealed. "Prince William and Kate Middleton were rocking the dance floor."   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE A fellow guest at the wedding of William Van Custem and Rosie Ruck-Keene took

  • Pregnant Kate Middleton: Top designers including Karl Lagerfeld sketch maternity dresses for Duchess

    Kate Middleton already has one of the best-dressed bumps around. Her ability to recycle and perfectly mix high-street with couture established her place as a fashion favourite some time ago, and in the last few months she has been praised for her elegant maternity choices. Now that the pregnant royal is really starting to show, some of the biggest names in the industry — no doubt itching to dress her growing tummy — have sketched suitable designs for the Duchess.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Among those submitting their maternity ideas to style website WWD are Karl Lagerfeld, Nina Ricci, Donna

  • Thom Evans's relationship with Jessica Lowndes picks up speed at Aston Martin launch

    Kelly Brook's ex-boyfriend Thom Evans enjoyed a high-profile night out with his new love Jessica Lowndes this week. The handsome rugby star looked proud to have his lady on his arm as he attended a gala for luxury motoring company Aston Martin. Tailor Steven Williams is working with the brand to create a clothing range, and Thom showed his support by wearing one of the dapper designs.  By his side, Jessica also looked the part in a scarlet bandage dress which showcased her curves to perfection. The couple's smiles spoke volumes as they posed for photographers looking very much in love. Their relationship has been

  • The coolest celebrity hotspots in Cannes

    Tinseltown's brightest stars have arrived in Cannes for the 66th Film Festival to the flutter of flashbulbs ahead of the ten-day movie extravaganza. And what better flick to kick start the whirl of screenings and lavish celebrations than Baz Luhrmann's eagerly anticipated adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Carey Mulligan? The Boulevard de la Croisette, which stretches along the glittering Mediterranean coastline, is at the heart of the dazzling filmic festivities. HELLO! Online brings you the best places to spot a VIP and get a taste of the high life... CLICK ON PHOTO FOR HOTSPOTS

  • Say HELLO! to 'The Apprentice' star Karren Brady with these five facts

    Karren Brady has a reputation as a tough-talking businesswoman. As Lord Alan Sugar's steely aide on The Apprentice, the hard-working mum-of-two has become a household name, and a role model for ambitious youngsters all across Britain. But who is Lord Sugar's right-hand woman? Here's five facts you should really know about Karren Brady.     1. She is the first lady of football. When she was just 23, Karren was appointed managing director of Birmingham football club by her old boss, who bought the team at her suggestion. She turned the club's fortunes around, gaining great respect in a male-dominated environment, and

  • Say HELLO! to 'The Apprentice' star Nick Hewer with these five facts

    With his dry wit and legendary facial expressions, Nick Hewer has become one of the chief reasons to watch The Apprentice. The personable former PR impresario, 69, has been on the show since its inception in 2003, and remains a constant presence by Lord Alan Sugar's side; his valued and trusted aide. But who is the personable but reluctant TV star? Here's five things you should know about Nick Hewer.   1. He really didn't want to be on The Apprentice. But since Nick had previously handled his PR for 25 years, Lord Sugar was determined to get him onboard. "He was

  • David Beckham tops a poll as celebrity dad we most admire

    He is one of the most famous celebrity fathers, and now David Beckham has officially been named the dad that British young men most admire. David's devotion to his four children is clear to see. When he is not busy on the football field, he is rushing home to be with Brooklyn, Romeo, Cruz and little Harper and is often photographed doting on his family - click on our gallery of photos to see David on daddy duty. Despite not yet being a father, Prince William came second in the poll, with 18 per cent of voters believing the

  • 'The Apprentice' winner Yasmina Siadatan talks contestants she loves to hate and what the boardroom is really like

    This year's series of The Apprentice is proving to be as explosive as ever, as the big-talking business candidates, including Luisa Zussman, Alex Mills and Leah Totton, battle it out to earn a business investment from Lord Sugar. So who better to provide their expert opinion on proceedings than Yasmina Siadatan, who was crowned winner of the BAFTA-winning show in 2009. The former Apprentice star tells HELLO! Online which contestant she loves to hate, what the boardroom is really like and what she thinks of claims that the show has been "sexed up". The mother of two is "still such

  • Average wedding guest spends £440

    Wedding guests spend £440 on each wedding they attend, splashing out more on their dress than anything else to enjoy the nuptials of their nearest and dearest. According to a new study, 70 per cent of women choose to spend more on their outfit than they do on their accommodation – an understandable statistic when you factor in the dress along with matching shoes, clutch and accessories. Accommodation came in second place when it came to costs, with 61 per cent spending more than £150 for an evening of celebration. The research revealed that weddings aren’t only a lavish, expensive occasion

  • Heavily pregnant Penelope Cruz meets new niece

    Heavily pregnant Penelope Cruz has been spotted visiting her sister Monica, who has just given birth to her first child, a baby daughter. Oscar-winning actress Penelope, who is expecting her second child, showed off her baby bump in a grey tshirt and leggings as she headed over to the Madrid hospital with her husband Javier Bardem to meet their new niece. The couple were joined by Penelope's mum Encarna and brother Eduardo.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY They announced their second pregnancy a month after model Monica. Their child will be a sibling to two-year-old Leo. The two Cruz

  • The Apprentice 2013: Sophie Lau becomes third candidate to be fired

    The Apprentice hopeful Sophie Lau has become the latest casualty of the boardroom. The Malaysia-born restauranteur was fired by Lord Sugar after the girls suffered a crushing defeat in episode three, which saw the two teams tasked with designing their own multifunctional flat-pack furniture. Team Evolve, headed up by recruitment manager Natalie Panayi, 30, eventually settled on the 'TidySidey', a portable storage unit, tray and stool. Meanwhile, team Endeavour, led by Jordan Poulton, 26, designed the 'Foldo', a table that turns into a chair. There was no contest when it came to the winner of the task. The girls sold just

  • Cannes Film Festival: 'Great Gatsby' stars Carey Mulligan and Leonardo DiCaprio steal the show at opening

    The Cannes Film Festival is officially underway, and the opening night was all about one leading lady — Carey Mulligan. Surrounded by some of the biggest names in Hollywood, the British actress commanded all the attention as she stepped onto the red carpet for the grand unveiling of The Great Gatsby. Joined by her handsome co-star Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey, 27, looked every inch a silver screen starlet in a dusky pink couture Dior gown. She wore her blonde hair in a straight slicked-back style, injecting a bright pop of colour to her glamorous look with vibrant red lips.   CLICK ON