• Britian's most loved soap stars: then and now

    The 2014 British Soap Awards are airing on our TV screens this week, and in preparation, HELLO! Online have decided to take a look back at some of the small screen's most beloved soap stars. Soaps have always played a large part in British life, from the earliest kind on radio such as Front Line Family and The Archers, to Coronation Street in the 1960s, Emmerdale in the 1970s, the rise of soaps in the 1980s with Eastenders, Casualty, and Brookside, to Hollyoaks in the 1990s and Doctors and Waterloo Road in the 21st century. Now Ian Beale, Annie Sugden, Deirdre

  • Happy birthday, Joan Collins: See her star sign and your horoscope

    Happy birthday, Joan Collins! As the Golden Globe winning actress turned author celebrates turning 81, HELLO! Online takes a look at what the stars have in store for Joan, and you. The trouble with forgetting things is that we can't remember what we have forgotten! And, of course, if we can't remember that we have forgotten it, how can we be sure that we ever knew it in the first place? Now, I'm not suggesting that aliens have beamed you up into their ship and wiped your mind - or that your faculties are in any other way naturally

  • Kim Kardashian wedding: Bride-to-be parties in Paris on girls-only night

    Kim Kardashian was joined by her closest girlfriends for pre-wedding celebrations on Thursday. The reality star headed out with sisters Khloé Kardashian, Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner, as well as friends including Brittny Gastineau, LaLa Anthony, Joyce Bonelli and Monica Rose, to see the sights of Paris ahead of her marriage to Kanye West. Kim Kardashian: "I'm so lucky! I have the best friends in the whole wide world! #ParisNights #LastSupper" At the start of the evening, Kim, 33, received a delivery of 15 bottles of Veuve Clicquot champagne at her suite at the Four Seasons Hotel George V. She

  • Kim Kardashian wedding: bridal designer Monique Lhuillier arrives in Paris

    Monique Lhuillier has arrived in Paris, fuelling speculation that she has designed Kim Kardashian's wedding dress. The bridal designer, whose latest collection graced the catwalk at New York Bridal Week, has been spotted taking in the sights of the French capital - causing celeb fans to note the visit coincides with Kim and Kanye West's nuptials. Monique's arrival in the City of Light adds another high-profile name to the list of potential brands behind Kim's highly anticipated dress, after Valentino became the forerunner on Wednesday. Reality TV star Kim had been tipped to marry in either Lanvin, Balmain or Alexander McQueen. She

  • Sir Paul McCartney in hospital battling virus during Japan tour

    Sir Paul McCartney has said was "extremely moved" by the messages of support he has received from fans after falling ill in Japan. The 71-year-old singer is being treated in a Tokyo hospital for a viral infection, it was confirmed on Thursday. His spokesman has said the Beatles star is expected to make a full recovery. Paul McCartney has had to cancel several concerts due to being ill Sir Paul had to cancel a string of tour dates when doctors said he was not fit enough to perform. A statement released on his behalf said his treatment had been successful and that

  • Shakira's son Milan steals the show in World Cup song video

    Shakira has released the official video for her new World Cup 2014 song. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO While the Colombian songstress takes centre stage singing the football competition's new anthem La La La (Brazil 2014), it's her 16-month-old son Milan who steals the show in the video. Milan Piqué Mebarak shows off his ball skills in the video Encouraged by his mum, the youngster is seen showing off his footballing skills by running up to a ball and kicking it towards an elephant. Shakira's little boy Milan is growing up fast: singer shares snap of her adorable 'babito' Making the video for the

  • Nicole and Lewis make super stylish couple in Cannes

    Nicole Scherzinger and Lewis Hamilton were every inch the stylish power couple as they stepped out together in Cannes. In what marked their first official red carpet appearance since getting back together earlier this year, the pair attended the amFAR gala at the film festival. Nicole was the epitome of old Hollywood glamour in a black, strapless fishtail gown with a flowing train and sweetheart neckline.   The pair looked super stylish together on the red carpet CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE She topped off the look with side-swept cascading curls and smokey eyes. Lewis, meanwhile, ramped up the couple's glam factor

  • Jennifer Lawrence on smelling Brad Pitt and why Miley Cyrus told her to 'get it together'

    Jennifer Lawrence partied a little bit too hard at this year's Oscars. In an April interview that finally aired this week, the actress spoke about her experience at the 2014 Academy Awards — including meeting Brad Pitt, and that incident with Miley Cyrus. Jennifer, 23, said her best friend Laura was too blame for her boozy night out. Jennifer Lawrence revealed that she drank too much at the Oscars and afterparty "I took her and she was a terrible influence on me," the popular star told host Seth Meyers. "She was like, 'Meet me at the bar'. So I snuck out and

  • Anna Williamson shares top 10 tips for coping with stress

    TV presenter Anna Williamson has revealed her top 10 tips for coping with stress and anxiety. "Everyone suffers from stress," Anna, who is also an agony aunt, told HELLO! Online. "It's something we can't avoid. I think we give ourselves too much of a hard time. We all juggle family, work, finances and friends, but it's really important to look after yourself." The Splash! contestant revealed that she finds living in the countryside has helped her become much more relaxed. "Fresh air and open space is what I need at the end of a really busy day," she admitted. "Also, you can't

  • Queen Maxima, Queen Rania and Princess Beatrice: Gallery of the week's best royal style

    The week after Queen Maxima of the Netherlands celebrated her 43rd birthday, the Dutch royal stepped out looking more glamorous than ever. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY On Thursday the mum-of-three turned heads in a show-stopping white gown that highlighted her glowing tan and svelte figure. Maxima looked radiant with her honey-coloured hair swept into a chignon revealing a dazzling diamond and sapphire necklace. Elsewhere Princess Beatrice sported a cream blouse and an elegant floral skirt when she attended a garden party at Buckingham Palace and Queen Rania of Jordan wore a chic monochrome dress as she launched Edraak, the first

  • McBusted's Tom Fletcher reveals his bipolar battle: 'I was struggling'

    Tom Fletcher has spoken for the first time about his battle with bipolar disorder, admitting that there were times he "didn't want to get out of bed". In the final part of ITV's Fearne and McBusted, the 28-year-old explained, "I realised that I was struggling more than other people around me were." Tom Fletcher spoke to Fearne Cotton about dealing with his bipolar condition He said that he didn't know he had the disorder until he heard other people talking about it, but he sought help — and it wasn't long before his bandmates noticed a difference in him. "I think it

  • William and Kate will join the Queen in France to commemorate D-Day 70th anniversary

    With the spotlight firmly on Paris – thanks to Kim Kardashian's nuptials – comes the news that the Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton will soon be making a trip to the French capital with Prince William. The couple are not in any way involved with the realty TV wedding, though - they will help the Queen mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day.   Prince William and Kate will join the Queen in France William and Kate will join the monarch – plus Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall – on a three-day trip to France, scheduled for 5-7 June. The royal

  • Angelina Jolie: Movie star mums shouldn't complain about raising children

    She's a hard-working mum-of-six, but you won't hear Angelina Jolie complaining. The actress appreciates that she is able to provide for her children with partner Brad Pitt, while others who aren't in the entertainment industry may not be so lucky. "I'm not a single mum with two jobs trying to get by every day," the actress told New York Daily News. "I have much more support than most people, most women in this world. "And I have the financial means to have a home and health care and food. Angelina Jolie: "I have much more support than most people, most women in

  • All white: Kim Kardashian's best bridal-inspired looks

    Details about Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's wedding has dominated headlines for the past few weeks, and speculation about Kim's wedding dress has hit fever pitch with only one day to go. Many believed the reality TV star would wear Italian fashion house Valentino, but designer Monique Lhuiller has arrived in Paris, fuelling rumours that she will dress Kim for her big day. As the showbiz power couple get ready to say 'I do', HELLO! Online takes a look at Kim's best bridal-inspired looks. Click on the photo for the full

  • Kim Kardashian wedding: flowers arrive in Florence as the stage is set

    As Kim Kardashian prepares to say "I do" to Kanye West, organisers have been seen setting up the ceremony at Forte di Belvedere. Workers were spotted in Florence, Italy on Friday where the reality show star and her rapper fiancé will finally tie the knot after he proposed on her 33rd birthday last October. The day before they are expected to be joined in holy matrimony, what looked like thousands of white flowers arrived at the venue on a large truck. The stage for Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's wedding Kim is clearly loves floral settings as she received a wall

  • Katharine McPhee files for divorce from Nick Cokas

    Katharine McPhee has finally filed for divorce from her husband Nick Cokas. The news comes seven months after the actress was pictured kissing her former Smash director Michael Morris. "After six years of marriage, and having been separated for the past year, Katharine McPhee has filed for a dissolution of marriage from Nick Cokas," her rep confirmed to People. "The two have an amicable relationship and will remain friends. They ask that people respect their privacy during this time." After six years of marriage Katharine McPhee has filed for a divorce from husband Nick Cokas American Idol finalist Katharine had already separated

  • Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have lunch at Valentino Chateau ahead of wedding

    Kanye West, Kim Kardashian and the rest of her famous family have headed to the Valentino Chateau in Paris for brunch with the designer ahead of the couple's nuptials on Saturday. The wedding party were spotted leaving their hotel to visit the chateau wearing stunning Valentino outfits. Kim was spotted in a plunging, figure-hugging dress with embroidered khaki butterflies. Her hair had been pulled back into a faux bob and the mum-of-one looked incredible as she pushed baby North West along in her pram with mum Kris Jenner and her fiancé.  CLICK ON THE PHOTOS FOR THE FULL GALLERY Kanye,

  • Thandie Newton reveals she gave birth to third child on the bathroom floor

    Thandie Newton gave birth to her third child on the floor of a bathroom. The actress has two older daughters, Ripley born in 2000 and Nico born in 2004, and spoke on America's Today Show about 11-week-old Booker. Speaking of her three home births, Thandie said: "I had all three babies at home - he was born on the bathroom floor. "I'd never been in hospital as a child or as an adult and I associated hospital with being ill", Thandie said of her decision to home birth. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO Thandie Newton She continued: "I felt beautiful and healthy and wonderful when I was pregnant

  • Amir Khan and wife Faryal welcome baby girl

    Amir Khan has become a father for the first time. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY The Bolton-born boxing champion confirmed the news that his wife Faryal gave birth to a baby girl on Friday. "Faryal and I are delighted to announce the birth our first child Lamysa Khan," tweeted Amir. "Everyone doing very well, thank you for all your wishes."   The keen new dad also posted a picture of himself with baby Lamysa with the caption: "Mine and @FaryalxMakhdoom's New born baby LAMYSA. Born on 23rd May 2014 at 4:05am #Blessed." Amir Khan weds his stunning student love in lavish celebrations in New

  • Sophie Ellis-Bextor talks to HELLO! Online about Angry Birds, Strictly Come Dancing and new music...

    This bank holiday weekend, Thorpe Park is set to open its door to Angry Birds Land, a park within the park that includes meet and greets with the iconic birds, fun rides for all the family, and a 4D cinema experience. Pop star Sophie Ellis-Bextor is a big fan of the game, and spoke to HELLO! Online about the new park, bank holiday fun, and her change of musical direction. Sophie Ellis-Bextor at Angry Birds Land Tell us about Angry Birds Land, is this something for the whole family? "Me and the family are genuinely big fans of theme parks and have spent

  • Pink sends cryptic tweet hinting at second pregnancy

    Pop singer Pink has hinted to her Twitter followers that she may be pregnant with her second child. "I love that every time I find a box of Girl Scout cookies I'm pregnant. Guilty: I'm having a thin mint:)" she cryptically tweeted to her over 23million followers. I love that every time I find a box of Girl Scout cookies I'm pregnant. Guilty: I'm having a thin mint:) — P!nk (@Pink) May 23, 2014   Pink has yet to tweet again to confirm the news but her fans immediately sent her congratulatory messages. The Just Give Me A Reason singer already

  • Uma Thurman sits front row at Ralph Lauren Children's Fashion Show

    Uma Thurman and Ireland Baldwin led the model literati in New York last Monday when they attended Ralph Lauren's Fall 2014 Children's Fashion Show In Support Of Literacy. Uma Thurman and Alicia Keys pose for a photo at the event Mother of three Uma joined the iconic designer’s son, David, up on stage of the New York Public Library to tell the gathered fashionistas why their cause is so important, as 55 children strutted their stuff on the catwalk modelling outfits from Ralph’s latest children’s line. Guests included David’s wife Lauren Bush, the niece of former American

  • Kristen Stewart waves to fans at premiere for new film at Cannes Film Festival

    Kristen Stewart waved and smiled to her adoring fans at Cannes Film Festival on Friday. Premiering her latest film Clouds of Sils Maria, Kristen was joined by co-stars Chloe Grace Moretz and Juliette Binoche, and director Oliver Assayas. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY Kristen Stewart at Cannes Film Festival The former Twilight actor looks to have finally shed Bella Swan as she gained rave reviews for her portrayal of an aging actress's assistant in the film. Wearing a sequin-covered white jumpsuit from Chanel with nude heels, the outfit highlighted her newly dyed red hair for American Ultra, for which she is teaming up with

  • Kim Kardashian Wedding: Kim, Kanye and guests party in Versailles

    Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are preparing to get married on Saturday at Forte di Belvedere in Italy, but on Friday the bride-to-be and guests dined at the Chateau de Versailles in France.  As the couple left their hotel, Kim wore a white silk dress with a plunging neckline. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY Kim Kardashian leaving her hotel Kanye wore a light tan suit with a low neckline T-shirt and white trainers. Reportedly over 600 guests were to attend the dinner, including Rick Rubin, personal trainers Gunnar Peterson and Harley Pasternak, and Lanvin designer Alber Elbaz (who dressed Kim for her Vogue