• Josh Brolin and Diane Lane's divorce finalised as he continues to battle alcohol issues

    Hollywood actors Josh Brolin and Diane Lane have officially ended their eight year marriage. The couple separated earlier this year, and documents filed on 27 November finalised their divorce. Diane, 48, who had legally changed her name to Diane Lane Brolin, has restored her name to Diane Lane.   CLICK PHOTO TO ENLARGE According to the paperwork, the couple have a private financial agreement, and Diane is not seeking spousal support. The actors were married in 2004, in a ceremony held at Josh's central California ranch. Although Josh, 45, was said to be coping well with the split, he checked himself into rehab last month to

  • Rita Ora confirms she has been cast in Fifty Shades of Grey

    Rita Ora has landed her first major acting role — in the new Fifty Shades of Grey film. The British singer announced that she will be playing Christian Grey's sister Mia on Twitter on Monday night, while attending the British Fashion Awards 2013. "It's official!," the excited 23-year-old wrote. "I've been cast in @FiftyShades of Grey as Christian's sister Mia."   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Talented Rita studied acting while attending the Sylvia Young Theatre School, and in the past appeared in the 2004 film Spivs, as well as last year's Fast & Furious 6, alongside the late Paul Walker. The news means that

  • 'I haven't met her yet': George Clooney has yet to find the 'love of his life'

    Hollywood's most eligible bachelor, George Clooney, is used to fielding questions about his love life. The handsome actor has romanced a number of beautiful women over the years, but remains reticent about his relationships. In an new interview, however, George dropped his guard a little as he discussed his private life. "I haven't met her yet," the 52-year-old stated directly to W! magazine when asked about the greatest love of his life.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "When I was a kid, I was in love with Audrey Hepburn. I watched Roman Holiday when I was 11, and I thought she was as

  • Helen Flanagan returns to the I'm A Celebrity… jungle

    Helen Flanagan has returned to the I'm a Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! jungle a year after she took part in the daring series as a contestant. The former Coronation Street actress jetted Down Under for a guest appearance on the ITV2 spin-off show I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! Now! where she once more came face to face with the jungle's wild, managing to stroke a crocodile that lay on the spin-off programme's presenter Joe Swash's chest.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Dressed in a pretty pink and black bikini with her blonde locks in cute pony

  • Gwyneth Paltrow makes surprise appearance at British Fashion Awards

    Gwyneth Paltrow brought some Hollywood glamour to the biggest night in the British fashion calendar. The American actress made a surprise appearance at the star-studded event, taking to the stage to present the International Designer of the Year award to Miuccia Prada. The mother-of-two, 41, showed off her toned physique in a plum and pink colour block dress that featured a black pleated skirt. She accessorised with Boucheron silver drop earrings and strappy black sandals and kept her make-up natural.   She was joined at the British Fashion Awards by fellow celebrity Sienna Miller. The actress, 31, was stunning in a silk emerald Burberry

  • Cameron Diaz joins Annie cast in singing Tomorrow on set in Harlem

    There was an all-singing, all-dancing extravaganza on the streeets of Harlem this week as Cameron Diaz joined her castmates from the new film version of musical Annie in singing the production's iconic song Tomorrow. With the backdrop of a brass marching band and a sea of red balloons, the blonde star belted out the hit accompanied by Jamie Foxx, Oscar nominee Quvenzhane Wallis and Rose Byrne.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY The big production was a marked departure from the song's treatment in the original big screen version of the musical, during which little orphan Annie sings the track on her own. Cameron

  • Orlando Bloom opens up on split from Miranda Kerr days after couple reunited to spend day with son Flynn

    Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr really meant it when they said they were "amicably separated". "We're a family and we'll always love each other and we're going to be in each other's lives," British actor Orlando told E! at the premiere of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug this week.   The couple, who announced their split in October after three years of marriage, are ensuring that their son Flynn remains their top priority. "What (Flynn) reads and knows about when he's a grown up is more important to me that anything," his proud father added. "We both love and cherish each other,

  • Dan Lepard's ginger and apricot panforte

    An Italian spiced fruit fudge that’s utterly easy to make and keeps well for months if wrapped tightly. It’s deliciously dense and sticky, and usually dredged with icing sugar before serving with coffee after dinner as a petit four. Though it does contain flour you can replace it with gluten-free flour if you prefer. Serves 8-10 Ingredients - 200g JS whole almonds, unskinned - 100g JS whole hazelnuts, unskinned - One 500g bag JS ready-to-eat apricots - One 130g tub JS lemon peel - One 200g tub JS crystallized ginger - 150g plain flour - 2 tsp JS ground cinnamon - 1 tsp JS ground ginger - 1 tsp JS ground

  • Classic Christmas pudding

    Packed with plump fruits and warming brandy, this Christmas pudding is the perfect festive treat. Serve with thick vanilla custard. Ingredients - 385g Sainsbury's mixed dried fruit - 80g Sainsbury's ready-to-eat dried figs, roughly chopped - 75g Sainsbury's glacé cherries, roughly chopped - 100ml basics brandy, plus some for flaming - 1 small cooking apple, peeled cored and grated - 1 small orange, zest and juice - 100g shredded suet (vegetarian if you wish) - 3 medium British free-range Woodland eggs by Sainsbury's, beaten - 100g Sainsbury's ground almonds - 200g soft muscovado sugar - 140g self-raising flour - 20g Sainsbury's almonds, halved - 1 teaspoon ground mixed spice by Sainsbury's - ½ teaspoon

  • Norway's Prince Charming Sverre Magnus celebrates eighth birthday

    Norway sunny's little Prince Sverre-Magnus, who is the son of Princess Mette-Marit and Prince Haakon, celebrates his eighth birthday on 3 December. It's clear that the baby of the royal bunch is the apple of his parents' eyes. These images taken from the family album starting with his christening show just how proud they are of him and their other children Marius and Ingrid Alexandra.     CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY   It's been a year of celebrations for the future King and Queen, who both had 40th birthday parties this year. Click on the photo above for the full

  • Paul Walker wanted 'more time with daughter Meadow'

    Paul Walker had considered taking time out from acting to spend more time with his teenage daughter Meadow, the late actor's father Paul Walker Sr has revealed. The Fast & Furious star, who died in a car crash on Saturday, lived with his 15-year-old daughter in California. Meadow had recently moved from her mother's home in Hawaii to be closer to her father. Speaking in an emotional interview with CBS Los Angeles, Paul Walker Sr spoke about his son's relationship with Meadow. "I want to take a hiatus," Paul Walker Sr quoted his son as saying. "She's just 15 and I don't

  • 'It was instant': Britney Spears reveals how she fell for new beau David Lucado at party

    Britney Spears has told how there was an immediate spark between her and new beau David Lucado as soon as the pair laid eyes on each other. In a chat with Ellen DeGeneres, the singer was asked if she liked him right away and if it was mutual when they met at a party. "I think it was instant", she answered, adding: "yes", when "Ellen" asked, "for both of you?" Scroll down to see video   Britney recounted how her friends had brought her by the hand and introduced the pair, who saw each other again less than 24 hours later. She added: "I

  • Kate Moss's saucy Playboy cover revealed

    Kate Moss's cover for Playboy to mark the magazine's 60th anniversary has finally been unveiled. Click on the photos below to see all the images. The supermodel wears the brand's famous bunny ears and black leotard along with heels and a fluffy tail as she strikes a sultry pose on the cover.   Inside the magazine, Kate features in an 18-page spread that sees her posing for a series of artful semi-nude snaps, shot by fashion photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott. Wearing a masked set of bunny ears, the fashion icon is stunning in the saucy shots. In the interview accompanying the pictures,

  • Paul Walker's co-stars Vin Diesel and Tyrese Gibson pay respects at memorial site

    Paul Walker's co-stars Vin Diesel and Tyrese Gibson were among the crowds of mourners who visited the site of the car crash where the late actor died. Paul, who tragically passed away following a car accident on Saturday, worked with Vin and Tyrese on the Fast & Furious series. Addressing fans who had gathered at the memorial to leave flowers, candles and memorabilia from the action films, Vin touchingly referred to his late friend as an "angel in heaven".   Paul Walker and his co-stars Vin Diesel and Tyrese Gibson "The love that you’ve shown Paul… it's going to stay with me forever," said Vin.

  • Natalie Portman reveals secret behind passionate kiss with co-star Chris Hemsworth in Thor

    Natalie Portman has revealed that Chris Hemsworth's actress wife stood in for her, in one love scene of Thor: The Dark World, where her character has to kiss the 30-year-old actor. Natalie, who plays mortal scientist Jane Foster, acts as Thor's love interest in the franchise, played by Chris.   After the main filming was finished, the stars were asked to reshoot one final "passionate" love scene which comes up after the credits. "Chris was working in Hong Kong and I couldn't get there because I was working on my own film," Natalie told the New York Daily News. "And so they put his wife

  • Amy Willerton's father admits he is fan of Joey Essex on I'm A Celebrity

    Amy Willerton has been filmed flirting and cosying up to fellow I'm A Celebrity contestant Joey Essex, and in an interview on Tuesday, Amy's father Bruce Willerton said he approved of the reality TV star. When asked who he thought might win the jungle survival contest, Bruce admitted that he was a fan of Joey. "I think Joey Essex is a big favourite," Bruce told show host Lorraine Kelly, speaking from Australia where he is out with other families supporting their relatives on the show. "I do like Joey by the way. I hadn't watched TOWIE before but I might give it

  • Cheryl, Millie and Camilla lead celebrities in becoming brokers for the day

    Cheryl Cole, Millie Mackintosh and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall were just some of the celebrities who became brokers for the day, as they took part in a charity event on Tuesday. Click on photos below for full gallery of celebrities. Star after star was spotted arriving at ICAP's London office to eagerly take part in the firm's annual charity day. The international dealer-broker company donates its total revenues made from the day to more than 41 organisations across the globe.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Dressed in a black and white, low cut blouse and matching black trousers, Cheryl looked confident as

  • Princess Diana's fairytale gown fetches £102,000 at auction

    Princess Diana's "most ornate, romantic" gown exceeded expectations by selling for over £20,000 more than expected on Tuesday afternoon. The enchanting white and gold dress went for £102,000 including auction premium as part of the Passion for Fashion auction staged by Kerry Taylor. The dazzling number was designed by the Emanuels who were the creators of her spectacular wedding dress. Diana loved the dress so much that, unusually, she decided to acquire the show model rather than commission a unique gown from the designers.   The auction house revealed that it was sold to a museum overseas. The dress is a UK standard size 10,

  • VIDEO: Prince Harry on South Pole expedition setbacks

    Prince Harry and his teammates are on the third day of their charity trek to the South Pole having been delayed by storms – scroll down for video. Before the 28-year-old royal set off, he spoke to a Help For Heroes team who are attempting to row the Atlantic. "We've had a few setbacks but we're due to start on Sunday for our 300km walk," the Apache helicopter pilot said. "When do you start?"   "We're due to start on Monday to row 3000 miles which is a little bit further than your walk...," one of the rowers joked. "Rowing 3000 miles is a

  • William and Kate dazzle at Buckingham Palace white tie event

    A year to the day since they announced they were expecting a baby, William and Kate left their little Prince at home to attend a white tie dinner at Buckingham Palace. The Duchess dazzled in the Queen Mother's lotus flower diamond tiara and chose a white gown by one of her favourite designers, Alexander McQueen.   It is the first time the 31-year-old has worn a tiara since her 2011 wedding. The delicate diamond and pearl design features fanned motifs and a showstopping central top pearl.    CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY It is the same crown worn by Princess Margaret to the same event 55 years ago in 1958