• In pictures: 2013's celebrity splits

    During the summer Kardashian fans and celebrity watchers were shocked to learn that Khloé Kardashian and Lamar Odom were living apart. In December, ending weeks of speculation, Khloé filed for divorce from her husband of four years. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Months earlier the celebrity world had been rocked when Nicole Appleton and Liam Gallagher went their separate ways after it emerged that he had fathered a child with a New York Times journalist. From Khloé and Lamar and Nicole and Liam's marriage breakdowns to Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth calling time on their engagement, click on the photo to

  • Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes decide to 'take a break'

    Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes are spending time apart to "re-evaluate their relationship", it has been reported. The Hollywood couple have been dating for more than two years, but recently there has been speculation that their romance is on the rocks. Now they have decided to take a break to see if they have a future together.   "There was a realisation before Thanksgiving that they took things way too fast and were rushing towards a marriage that neither of them particularly needed," a source told RadarOnline. "They've decided to take a break to re-evaluate their romance." The insider insists that Eva, 39, and

  • Prince George to make his first overseas tour

    Prince George is ready to head overseas. Prince William and Kate Middleton plan to take their son with them when they make an official visit to New Zealand and Australia next April. Kensington Place have formally confirmed that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will embark on a visit to the two countries next year, and aides have said it is "anticipated" that George will accompany his parents on the trip.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "Clearly it is hoped and planned that Prince George will accompany them but being new parents and the trip being several months away yet, a final

  • Princess Victoria and Princess Madeleine support Queen Silvia on her 70th birthday

    Queen Silvia of Sweden celebrated her 70th birthday on Wednesday, surrounded by family and friends at a lavish gala held at the Oscars Theatre in Stockholm. The birthday girl glittered in a floor-length red gown, which she accessorised with matching scarlet heels, a ruby necklace and a cream fur coat. Silvia was accompanied by her husband King Carl XVI Gustav, and their three children, Princess Victoria, 36, Prince Carl Philip, 34, and 31-year-old Princess Madeleine, who is nearly seven months pregnant with a baby girl.   Queen Silvia and King Carl XVI Gustav CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Victoria and Madeleine's husbands, Prince Daniel

  • 'Excited' Robin Wright engaged to her toyboy boyfriend Ben Foster

    Robin Wright is ready to tie the knot again. The actress is engaged to actor Ben Foster, according to Life & Style. "She's been talking about her upcoming wedding and how excited she is for it," an insider told the magazine.   Robin, 47, and 33-year-old Ben, — who is best known for his work in films X-Men: The Last Stand, Alpha Dog and Hostage — first met on the set of 2011 drama Rampart. The couple were first linked romantically in early 2012 — a year and a half after Robin ended her tumultuous 20-year relationship with Sean Penn. It will be Robin's

  • Paul Walker's daughter Meadow reportedly attends Justin Bieber's premiere

    Meadow Walker has started the difficult task of getting on with her life following the tragic death of her father Paul Walker. The 15-year-old reportedly attended the premiere of Justin Bieber's new documentary film Believe this week. According to E! News Meadow went to the unveiling in Los Angeles with some friends. She was apparently a guest of Justin – the pair became pals after meeting backstage at one of his concerts earlier in the year.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE She did not walk the red carpet at the event, which was also attended by Will Smith's son Jayden and Kylie Jenner. The

  • William and Kate cried over Nelson Mandela's death reveals Idris Elba

    Prince William and Kate Middleton were in tears when they heard that Nelson Mandela had died. Idris Elba, the star of Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, has revealed that the royals were overcome with emotion at the screening of his biopic when the news broke.   The royals arriving to sign a condolence book at the South African embassy He told BBC Radio: "The Duchess Kate, sort of turned to me and looked at me as she had her phone and I wondered what was wrong with her because she looked quite emotional, but the film's very emotional. "And my girlfriend looked at me

  • Princess Eugenie, Princess Charlene and Queen Silvia: the week's best royal style

    Stylish sisters Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie reunited for a glamorous in New York earlier this week, showcasing their elegant style. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Beatrice recycled a dark green dress with a fitted bodice and a full swing skirt while Eugenie kept it simple with a black lace number. Elsewhere the Swedish royals were out in force to celebrate Queen Silvia's 70th birthday. Dressed in a glittering red gown, birthday girl Silvia was surrounded by her fashionable daughters Victoria, who wore a chic white feathered coat and Madeleine, whose navy dress was by British maternity label Tiffany Rose. CLICK ON PHOTO

  • Vote for who you think will win Strictly Come Dancing 2013

    After 13 intense weeks, Strictly Come Dancing will award its coveted glitterball trophy on Saturday night. SCROLL DOWN FOR VOTE For the first time in its 11 series, the show has an all-female final and now Natalie Gumede, Sophie Ellis Bextor, Abbey Clancy and Susanna Reid will hit the dancefloor in the hope of becoming 2013's champion. Scroll down to vote for who you think will win Strictly Come Dancing 2013...   From left to right: Susanna Reid, Abbey Clancy, Sophie Ellis Bexter, Natalie

  • Accountant claiming to be Princess Margaret's secret son wins a court ruling in bid to see her will

    A man who believes he may be the illegitimate son of the late Princess Margaret has won a significant court ruling in his bid to see the contents of her will. Robert Brown claims that the Queen's sister may have secretly given birth to him in 1955. On Thursday the 58-year-old accountant was granted permission to seek a judicial review of the decision to refuse him access under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.   Robert was raised in Kenya as the son of Cynthia and Douglas Brown. Records show that he was born on January 5, 1955, in the Kenyan capital

  • Holby City star Rakie Ayola shares relief no-one was killed during Apollo Theatre roof collapse

    Actress Rakie Ayola has spoken about the terrifying moment the roof of London's Apollo Theatre collapsed while she was on stage in her role in The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. Rakie, known for roles in Holby City and Soldier Soldier, told Wales Online she was relieved that no-one had died in the accident.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE The actress and her co-stars were 45 minutes into the performance when pieces of masonry began falling on audience members, filling the auditorium in Shaftesbury Avenue with thick dust. There were seven people seriously injured and 81 others hurt in the incident. Police

  • 'Super sweet' Kim Kardashian delights fans at Chicago pizzeria

    Kim Kardashian embraced the Christmas spirit, and impressed fans along the way, during a visit to fiancé Kanye West's hometown of Chicago. The high-profile couple recently stopped by the Windy City's famous Giordano's Pizza restaurant — and when Kim accidentally snubbed some of the staff, she went out of her way to make it right.   "When their pizza was ready, they shared with their Giordano's server how much they loved the pizza and offered to take a photo with the staff when they were done," an eyewitness told Radar Online. "While Kanye went to pose, Kim got a phone call and stepped

  • Parker voted as best celebrity baby name of 2013

    Frankie Sandford's baby boy Parker has been voted as the best celebrity baby name of 2013. The Saturdays star and husband footballer Wayne Bridge welcomed the adorable little boy on the 18th October. "Wayne and I are so proud to say our little boy Parker Bridge was born this morning," said the new mum. "7lb 13oz. All doing well and absolutely besotted".   SCROLL DOWN FOR FULL LISTS In the poll on bounty.com, other popular celebrity baby names were Imogen Thomas' new baby daughter Ariana who came second, followed by Alesha Dixon's gorgeous little girl Azura in third place. The poll also included voters'

  • Nigella Lawson aides found 'not guilty' of fraud

    Two Italian sisters who worked as personal assistants to Nigella Lawson and Charles Saatchi have been cleared of defrauding the couple. Francesca Grillo, 35, and Elisabetta, 41, had denied spending £685,000 on credit cards belonging to the TV cook and her ex-husband. They claimed Nigella authorised them to spend the money as she wanted to hide her drug use.   A verdict was reached on the jury's second day of deliberations at Isleworth Crown Court. Neither of the defendants were in court to hear the verdicts, after Elisabetta was taken ill. As the jury were sent out on Friday morning, Judge Robin Johnson explained

  • Coronation Street stars film final scenes on old set

    New year, new start for the Coronation Street team. This week, the cast filmed their final scenes at the soap's current set in Quay Street, before the show moves to its new home on Salford Quays in January. The move has caused some confusion amongst Corrie fans, as cast members posted pictures on Twitter after filming their "last scene".   "We're moving sets that's all people, relax," tweeted Brooke Vincent (Sophie Webster) after sharing a snapshot from the original set. Alan Halsall, who plays Tyrone Dobbs, also had to explain the mix-up. "After 16 yrs just filmed my last scene (at quay st site).

  • 'I need to spend some time on myself': Selena Gomez cancels Australian tour

    Selena Gomez has cancelled her forthcoming Australian tour, saying that she needs to spend time on herself. "My fans are so important to me and I would never want to disappoint them," she said in a statement. "But it has become clear to me and those close to me that after many years of putting my work first, I need to spend some time on myself in order to be the best person I can be."   Selena recently toured the United States and Europe, playing 55 dates for her Stars Dance Tour. The 21-year-old singer was due to do five concerts in