• Robin Williams remembered as the 'brightest star' in heartfelt Emmys tribute

    Robin Williams was honoured by his long-time friend and fellow comedian Billy Crystal with a touching tribute at the 2014 Emmy Awards on Monday evening. "Every time you saw him – on television, in movies, nightclubs, arenas, hospitals, homeless shelters for our troops overseas, and even in a dying girl's living room, for her last wish – he made us laugh. Big time," Billy said. "I spent many happy hours with Robin onstage. The brilliance was astounding, the relentless energy was kind of thrilling. I used to think if I could just put a saddle on him and stay on

  • Vote your best-dressed from the Emmys red carpet

    Hollywood's finest pulled out all the stops to hit the Emmys red carpet on Sunday night in stunning designer dresses. Allison Williams was princess-perfect in a white full-skirted Giambattista Valli dress, Cat Deeley wowed in custom-made Burberry and Heidi Klum showed off her supermodel physique in a slinky scarlet Zac Posen gown. But who wins best dressed for you? Place your vote

  • Cheryl Fernandez-Versini takes centre stage in sizzling new X Factor promo shots

    With a whirlwind wedding and a new studio album on the way, it's been quite a summer for Cheryl Fernandez-Versini. Little wonder then that she takes centre stage in a striking new X Factor promo shot. In the photo, Cheryl, 31, stands out in a striking blue jumpsuit that features a plunging neckline and gold geometric pattern. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Cheryl Fernandez-Versini takes centre stage in a new X Factor promo shot She poses alongside her fellow judges Simon Cowell, Louis Walsh and former Spice Girl Mel B, who looks elegant in the classic black cut-out dress in the

  • Ladies in red! Stars stun in scarlet on Emmys red carpet

    The cream of Hollywood descended on the Emmys red carpet on Sunday night in their finest designer garb. The theme of the evening was red, with a host of stars sizzling in scarlet at the prestigious awards ceremony. Leading the rouge brigade was Claire Danes, who wowed in a lace Givenchy gown. The dress was reminiscent of Kim Kardashian's wedding gown, also created by Givenchy's head designer Riccardo Tisci, with its triangle waist cutout panels.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO SEE ALL THE DRESSES Claire Danes, Heidi Klum and Kaley Cuoco Next up was Heidi Klum, who showed off her supermodel physique

  • British series Sherlock is a big winner at the Emmys

    BBC One mystery drama Sherlock scooped three gongs at the 66th Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Monday evening. Benedict Cumberbatch took home the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie for his work in Sherlock: His Last Vow, while Martin Freeman won the Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Neither of the British talents were present at the awards ceremony to take their trophy. One Brit was in LA for the glitzy night, though. There to accept the Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special award for Sherlock: His

  • Scott Mills announces live on air that he is joining Strictly

    Scott Mills surprised radio listeners when he confirmed live on air that he will be joining Strictly Come Dancing this year. The award-winning presenter was speaking to Strictly judge Craig Revel Horwood and radio host Chris Stark on the BBC Radio 1 Breakfast show when he made the announcement. "My listeners are so used to me playing pranks that they're probably going to think this is just another one," said Scott. "It's not, I really am doing this!"   Scott Mills: 'It's not a prank... I'm really doing this!' He added: "I'm honoured to be part of the biggest show on

  • Princess Estelle of Sweden shines on first day of nursery

    Princess Estelle of Sweden looked her usual excitable self as she arrived for her first day of nursery on Monday. The royal darling, who is two-and-a-half-years-old, was accompanied by her proud parents Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel. Dressed in pale jeans, a floral blue and white top and a grey cardigan, Estelle was picture-perfect as she held her parents' hands and skipped up to the school's entrance.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel bring their two-year-old daughter Estelle to nursery The youngster had her fair hair pinned back with an adorable blue bow and gave

  • Duchess Kate as a Simpsons character: see the sketches

    With her impeccable fashion sense and envy-inducing designer wardrobe, it's no wonder that the Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, has been hailed as a royal style icon.  And Italian artist aleXsandro Palombo has celebrated her trend-setting status by envisioning what Kate would look like as a character in the iconic hit television show The Simpsons. The illustrator sketched Kate in several of her most memorable fashion hits.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE   Kate is pictured as a Simpsons character wearing her L.K. Bennett teal peplum suit The cartoons show the proud mum of Prince George rocking a variety of dresses she has worn to

  • Leonardo DiCaprio raises the stakes for his Ice Bucket Challenge

    Leonardo DiCaprio has not only completed the Ice Bucket Challenge – he has upped the stakes. The actor generously donated a sizeable sum to help the cause, and challenged a head of state to follow in his footsteps. Scroll down to see the video In a video posted on his Facebook page on Monday, Leo, 39, happily accepts David Beckham’s nomination to be soaked with icy water. Explaining that he is currently at Lake Athabasca in Canada learning about the effect of Canadian tar sands on our climate, the star calls out Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper to take part

  • 7 timeless fashion pieces every woman should own

    There are certain occurrences in life that signal reaching adulthood: buying your first house, nights out being more about eating than drinking, having a ‘for best’ crockery set. But there’s a small selection of clothing items hung in your wardrobe that are a sure sign you’ve reached sartorial maturity, as significant a feat as filing your first tax return. HELLO! Online bring you seven pieces you need in your style repertoire to mark fashion adulthood. Scroll below to see the seven pieces From trench coats to statement jewellery we take a look at timeless fashion pieces The black pumps A most worthy addition

  • GALLERY: Best celebrity snaps from the Emmys

    Stars of the silver screen hit the red carpet for the 66th Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Monday evening. And the likes of TV presenter Cat Deeley, Downton Abbey's Michelle Dockery, Girls creator Lena Dunham and Mad Men's Jon Hamm shared behind-the-scenes photos of the glamorous occasion with their fans on social media. HELLO! Online take a look at the best celebrity snaps of the glitsy evening at the Emmys. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL

  • Hayden Panettiere reveals her baby's gender as she hits red carpet at 2014 Emmys

    It's official – Hayden Panettiere is expecting a baby girl. The actress confirmed the news while on the red carpet at the 2014 Emmy Awards on Monday evening, where she flaunted her beautiful pregnancy curves in a sequined gown by Lorena Sarbu. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Hayden Panettiere has confirmed she is expecting a little girl Speaking to Giuliana Rancic ahead of the ceremony, the glowing star revealed that she and her fiancé Wladimir Klitschko are set to welcome a daughter together. "I can't wait for her to come out, this little one," Hayden, 25, gushed during the official E! News pre-show. "It's

  • Is Chelsy Davy about to announce her engagement?

    Prince Harry's former girlfriend Chelsy Davy may be set to announce her engagement to her beau Charles Goode, according to new reports. The blonde bombshell, who dated Harry on-off from 2004 to 2010, has reportedly been travelling around Africa with her society jeweller boyfriend – and friends close to the couple suspect that Charles may have popped the question. "He made it pretty clear before he left for Africa that he wants to marry Chelsy," an insider told the Mail on Sunday. "He is off-comms out there, so if there is an announcement it will come this week when

  • Kym Marsh is unrecognisable as she transforms into bride of Dracula

    Kym Marsh underwent a ghoulish transformation to play a bride of Dracula this week. With white make-up, fangs and a corseted white gown, the 38-year-old actress was pictured as she prepared for her cameo part in Gerard McCarthy's upcoming play, Jonathan Harker and Dracula. Kym has been cast alongside I'd Do Anything star Rachel Tucker and Sweeney Todd actress Jayne Wisener as the brides of Dracula, and will appear in pre-filmed sequences that will be projected on stage during the one-man show.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE    Rachel Tucker, Jayne Wisener and Kym Marsh star as the wives of Dracula Stage and screen

  • Ben Fogle and wife Marina left 'devastated' as they lose third baby

    Ben Fogle and his wife Marina have been left utterly heartbroken after losing their baby at 32 weeks. A spokesperson for the couple, who have two kids together, confirmed the tragic news. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Marina Fogle is recovering in hospital after losing her baby at 32 weeks "Tragically Marina and Ben Fogle have lost their precious baby at 32 weeks gestation. Marina is still in hospital," the representative said. "They are obviously devastated and would appreciate privacy at this terrible time. They thank you for your understanding." Ben Fogle and his wife Marina are parents to son Ludo and daughter Iona Sadly,

  • Frank Lampard retires from international football

    Frank Lampard has announced his retirement from international football. The 36-year-old England player, whose last match for his country was captaining his side against Costa Rica in the 2014 World Cup, released a statement through his management company. "It has been a very tough decision for me to make," said Frank. "That is why I have given it so much thought since the World Cup."   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Frank Lampard: 'I have enjoyed every minute of wearing the England shirt' "I have always been exceptionally proud and honoured to represent my country and have to say looking back I

  • Prince William and Kate's joint engagement at Oxford University revealed

    Prince William and his wife the Duchess of Cambridge will attend their first joint engagement of autumn next month, Kensington Palace has confirmed. William and Kate are scheduled to travel to the University of Oxford on Monday 8 September, where they will open The Dickson Poon University of Oxford China Centre Building. The facility is a new building that forms part of St Hugh's college, and is dedicated to students and researchers who are pursuing China-related studies.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE  Prince William and Kate will open a new building at the University of Oxford During their visit, William and

  • Pamela Anderson 'not getting divorced' from Rick Salomon

    Pamela Anderson is giving her marriage to Rick Salomon another try, according to new reports. The former Baywatch star, 47, has asked a judge to dismiss her petition to divorce her husband, which she originally filed back in July. One month on and it seems that the actress has had a change of heart, as she filed another request asking for the case to be dismissed, People reported. Pamela had cited "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for her divorce, but a week after the filing she was spotted kissing her husband while out and about in Malibu.    CLICK ON

  • Baked Alaska

    Serves Four Ingredients For the sponge: 500g softened butter 500g sugar 4 eggs 2 drops of vanilla essence 500g self-raising flour For the Italian meringue: 225g sugar 4 egg whites 4 scoops of vanilla ice cream 4 tbsp cherry jam Method Preheat the oven to 180C. In a bowl, cream together the butter and sugar and then add the eggs. Beat until light and fluffy. Then sift the flour and fold in along with the vanilla essence. Pour into a tin and place in the oven to bake for about 30 minutes. Take out and leave to cool. Meanwhile make the meringue by beating the egg