Happy birthday, Sir Paul McCartney! As the music superstar turns 72, HELLO! Online take a look at what the stars have in store for Paul and you... 'Anything you can do, I can do better. I can do anything better than you.' So goes the old Irving Berlin song from the musical, Annie Get Your Gun. This great songwriter neatly summarised many of the simplest, yet most profound emotions that people experience from time to time. Yet in a way, the antagonistic, argumentative tone of that song says plenty about the consequence of indulging this particular, competitive urge. You really
Downton Abbey's Michelle Dockery is moving on to Hollywood, and has recently revealed that working with Liam Neeson and Julianne Moore on thriller Non-stop was "a dream". "They're icons for me so to be working on the same film as them was incredible - it was a lot of fun", the former TV actress-turned-Hollywood star said. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO Michelle recently confirmed that she hasn't left ITV's incredibly popular drama Downton Abbey for good, and will be back for the fifth season, but when asked about the slow move into film she admitted that she had an amazing time taking
Prince Felipe VI's coronation: a look at the jewels that his wife Princess Letizia will have access to
When Prince Felipe of Spain ascends the throne on Thursday, the future king and his stunning wife Princess Letizia will start a new chapter in their lives. In her new role as queen consort, Letizia will inherit greater responsibility but also have more access to beautiful crown jewels from her mother-in-law Queen Sofía, which have in turn been passed down through the generations. These are owned by the royal family itself rather than belonging to the Spanish state. The coronation schedule in detail Scroll down for a closer look at the jewels Letizia will be wearing...
Downton Abbey has lost some of its leading stars in the past - but Michelle Dockery isn't going to be one of them. The actress, who has starred as Lady Mary Crawley since the hit drama began in 2010, has vowed to remain "'til the end". CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Michelle Dockery says she will remain at Downton "til the end" Michelle, 32, spoke to Hollywood Reporter about the recent rumours she is leaving Downton. "It amuses me more than anything because it's all speculation, and I think it's down to the fact the show has such a popularity," she said.
Melanie Griffith stepped out at the Taormina Film Festival in Italy on Tuesday, marking her first red carpet appearance since splitting from her husband of 18 years, Antonio Banderas. Melanie opted for a staement-making leopard dress for the solo outing - but it was her body art that got everyone talking. Melanie Griffith steps out for the first time since the news broke of her divorce The 56-year-old had used make-up to cover up her heart-shaped arm tattoo dedicated to Antonio. While the outline was still visible, the actor's name was hidden. She had also moved her wedding ring to the middle finger on her
Colin Firth has pulled out of voicing Paddington Bear in an upcoming animated Hollywood film after finding that the beloved character "didn't have my voice". The Oscar-winner announced the news in a statement, amusingly borrowing the phrase Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin used to confirm their split. CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Colin Firth has pulled out of voicing the animation film Paddington Bear "After a period of denial, we've chosen 'conscious uncoupling'," he said. "It's bittersweet to see this delightful creature take shape and come to the sad realisation that he simply doesn't have my voice.
The first day of Royal Ascot in association with Longines saw a host of British royals enjoy step out in their finest formal attire. The Queen was in attendance, along with Princess Beatrice, the Duchess of Cornwall and tennis star Steffi Graf. But who wins your best-dressed? Place your vote below. Win a Longines watch worth
To celebrate the exciting presence of the Mexico Tourism Board at this year’s Taste of London, Virgin Holidays is offering HELLO! readers the chance to win a luxury seven day holiday for two. Enter to win a holiday full of magic, colour and warmth, direct from the pristine white beaches and ancient ruins of Riviera Maya, Mexico. FOR DETAILS ON HOW TO ENTER SCROLL DOWN Fly with a friend direct from London Gatwick to Cancun International and fall in love with Mexico with seven days at the fabulous Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa; an enchanting wonderland surrounded by large
The Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, made a poignant visit to Bletchley Park on Thursday to visit the site where her grandmother worked during the war. Kate chose an elegant Alexander McQueen outfit for her visit to Britain's World War II code-breaking site in Buckinghamshire. She had previously worn the silk blouse and pencil skirt in 2011, on a visit to Summerfield Community Centre in Birmingham. Duchess Kate arrives for a very special visit to Bletchley Park Records show that her paternal grandmother Valerie Glassborow - who died in 2006 at the age of 82 - worked as a
She may be only 18-years-old, but Kendall Jenner has taken the fashion world by storm. Starring in Givenchy's new advert for their Autumn/Winter 2014 campaign, the stunning brunette has proven that she's a force to be reckoned with. In the campaign, shot by photography duo Mert & Marcus, Kendall is seen posing alongside a group of other models including Jamie Couchert, Mariacarla Boscono and Peter Brant II. The reality TV star is virtually unrecognisable with slicked back hair and an edgy gothic beauty look including dark lipstick and barely-there eyebrows. Kendall Jenner (left) stars in her first major campaign "She's
Rik Mayall's funeral will take place on Thursday, his wife Barbara has announced. The late comedian and actor passed away last week from an "acute cardiac event" after he had been out for his morning jog. "Knowing the swell of love you all share with us we would like to let you, the fans, know that we will be having a private family funeral for Rik, as I am sure you will understand," said make-up artist Barbara. Rik Mayall "We will be burying him at 2pm on Thursday, June 19 if you would like to join us in thoughts and
It wouldn't feel like summer without Wimbledon and its accompanying Pimm's or strawberries with cream. However for those who haven't managed to get tickets to the tennis tournament, watching it from home on the sofa isn't quite the same experience. HELLO! Online has found five hotspots in London that are hosting special events for the tournament, so that fans can watch champions such as Andy Murray while making the best of the British summertime. From special menus and Wimbledon-inspired drinks, to fun games including trying to stack giant tennis balls, these pubs and bars are taking the tennis experience to a new
Newly-single Jennifer Lopez has got her eye on a new man. The singer has admitted to having a crush on David Gandy, who appeared with her in the music video for her single First Love. Jennifer, who recently ended her two-year romance with Casper Smart, spoke about the handsome British model during an interview on Live With Kelly and Michael this week. Jennifer Lopez has admitted to having a crush on David Gandy "Well, I would never ever name anybody, but I just did a video with this model. I don't know if you guys know him, his name is David
Jamie Dornan stars as Christian Grey in this first look image from the highly anticipated Fifty Shades of Grey. The feature adaptation of the bestselling novel by E L James, which originated as Twilight fanfiction, is set for release on Valentine's Day 2015, but today's still comes in celebration of the lead character Christian's birthday. Jamie Dornan as Christian Grey It is our first official look at the character, and the brooding businessman sits behind the wheel of what we're sure is an expensive sports car. Previous pictures have come during filming and from E L James's Instagram account, and in December
Michael Douglas has opened up about his mended relationship with his wife Catherine Zeta-Jones. The Behind the Candelabra star, who briefly split from his actress love last summer but reconciled in November 2013, has given his renewed views about marriage. "A lot of it has to do with age," Michael, 69, told People. "When you've accomplished a certain amount in your career, you're not so focused on your ambitions." Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas "It makes you appreciate – and hopefully you do that sooner rather than later – the value of your partner," he added. "Like a lovely orchid,
Following the first auditions of the 2014 X Factor shows, Simon Cowell has revealed to fans that Cheryl Cole and Mel B are "really really good". Cheryl has returned to the ITV reality show after a four year break, and former Spice Girl Mel B has joined the panel as a full-time judge for the first time ever. Just got back from Manchester. Cheryl and Mel really really good. — Simon Cowell (@SimonCowell) June 18, 2014 Simon is also back on the show for the first time in years, after attempting to take the show to the United
King Juan Carlos of Spain has officially stepped down as the head of the Spanish monarchy. By his side was his wife of over 50 years, Queen Sofía, who looked elegant in a pale mint coat with a string of pearls gracing her neck, along with the Crown Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY King Juan Carlos Watching the official ceremony were the Crown prince and princess's daughters, the princesses Leonor and Sofia; Infanta Elena, Pilar and Infanta Dukes of Soria, along with the Presidents of the Congress and Senate, the Prime Minister and ministers, including
In a rare public display of affection, King Juan Carlos gave his granddaughters a kiss on the cheek each as he abdicated from the Spanish throne on Wednesday. Princess Leonor and Princess Sofia, daughters of the Crown Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia, sat patiently throughout the ceremony which saw King Juan Carlos leave the throne after nearly 30 years. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY King Juan Carlos and his granddaughters The pair were wearing adorable dresses, Leonor in an ivory outfit and her hair tied back in a side braid, while Sofia wore a pale rose coloured dress with
They famously announced their split in March with the phrase "a conscious uncoupling" but could Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin now be consciously recoupling? The pair notoriously spent the majority of their decade-long marriage avoiding being photographed together, with only a handful of snaps being taken since 2003, but since the announcement they have been spotted together several times, and a source said: "They haven't made any concrete decision to get back together yet, but clearly it's a possibility." A rare unguarded snap of Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin The couple were married for ten years before calling time on the marriage.