• Ian Somerhalder celebrates turning 36

    Happy birthday, Ian Somerhalder! As the Lost and Vampire Diaries actor celebrates turning 36, HELLO! Online takes a look at what the stars have in store for Ian, and you… This is what Ian, who is a Sagittarius, can be expecting today… Is Jupiter's annual change of direction a reason to celebrate or a justification for feeling sorry for yourself? Actually, it is neither. It is an invitation to a process of consolidation. You have lately been pursuing a varied selection of plans and ideas. You figure that if you keep enough options open, at least one should eventually start to

  • Prince William and Duchess Kate step out for dinner as they attend first New York engagement

    Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, didn't waste any time in kicking off their Big Apple adventure, stepping out on Sunday evening to attend a private dinner at a Manhattan apartment in Gramercy park. The royal couple, who arrived in New York on Sunday afternoon 4.37pm local time, smiled warmly and waved to the crowds as they were pictured leaving the dinner, which was held on behalf of the American Friends of their Royal Foundation and attended by thirty hedge fund managers and financiers. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY William and Kate attended their first New

  • Charlotte Casiraghi stands out in fancy dress at Gucci's Paris horse-riding event

    Charlotte Casiraghi showed off her horse riding skills in street-inspired fancy dress at the Gucci Paris Masters on Sunday. The Monégasque royal was competing in the event's Charity Pro-AM Style & Competition round, which sees a professional pair up with an amateur to run a relay around the course at the Parc des Expositions in Villepinte. The 28-year-old got into character as she ran a relay around the course dressed in a gold embellished jacket, hoodie and crop top, while her horse even had a medallion and graffiti pattern. Her boyfriend, French comedian Gad Elmaleh, was in the crowd showing

  • Carl Fogarty wins I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here 2014: 'It feels like a dream'

    Carl Fogarty has been crowned king of the jungle in the latest series of I'm A Celebrity.. Get Me Out Of Here!. The former Superbikes champion, nicknamed "Foggy", was named the winner of the 2014 reality TV show, with X Factor contestant Jake Quickenden coming in second place in the programme, which saw ten celebrities head into the bush Down Under. Lancashire-born sportsman Carl, 49, became emotional, falling to his knees with delight and surprise at the news. He described the win as "the best thing that's ever happened to me". Speaking about his time in the jungle, he

  • Taylor Swift takes London by storm at Capital FM's Jingle Bell Ball

    Taylor Swift dazzled as she took to the stage at the Capital FM Jingle Bell Ball with Morrisons on Sunday night. The pop princess took London by storm, arriving on stage in a tiny black and gold sequin crop top and short ensemble that showed off her famous long legs.   Kicking off proceedings with her smash hit We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together, Taylor went on to entertain the audience with her biggest tunes, including Blank Space, I Knew You Were Trouble and Love Story.   The blonde beauty topped off the showstopping performance with a rendition of Shake

  • Benedict Cumberbatch dedicates award to new fiancée Sophie Hunter

    Benedict Cumberbatch gave a special mention to his leading lady Sophie Hunter as he accepted an award for his contribution to film on Sunday night. The couple, who announced their engagement last month, were attending the British Independent Film Awards in London. While Benedict lost out on winning the best actor prize, the Sherlock star was presented with The Variety Award for helping "focus the international spotlight on the UK". Striding up on stage in an all-back suit, Benedict, 38, honoured his family and new fiancée Sophie in a heartfelt speech.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Sophie Hunter and Benedict

  • Band Aid members projected onto side of Houses of Parliament

    One Direction, Ed Sheeran and Bono were just some of the famous faces who appeared on the side of the Houses of Parliament on Sunday night. A charity stunt to promote their new song Band Aid 30 meant that passers-by could see superimposed images of the artists on the iconic London building. Ahead of the single's physical release on Monday, the video was played at 5pm on Sunday night just after night fell. Money raised will this year go towards fighting Ebola in West Africa, while the original song released in 1984 aimed to support anti-poverty efforts in Ethiopia.

  • Prince William talks royal baby with President Barack Obama

    Prince William met with President Barack Obama at The White House on Monday as part of his official visit to the USA with his wife the Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton. The Duke and President Obama spoke about the new royal baby, due next year, with William joking that he was so excited when Prince George was born he "forgot" to ask whether he was a boy or girl. "Last time, I remember when George was born, I forgot to work out whether it was a boy or a girl," he revealed. "The excitement of the event and everything else was just chaos. You

  • Duchess Kate expresses wish to visit the Empire State Building

    The Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, has expressed her wish to visit the Empire State Building on her and Prince William's visit to New York. The royal was initially left off the list of attendees for an official visit to the Big Apple's most famous building on Tuesday by royal aides, but told staff she'd like to go too. A royal source said: "The Duchess has told us that if she is feeling up to it she would like to join her husband at the Empire State Building on Tuesday. "Her programme has been put together to take

  • Duchess Kate helps children wrap Christmas presents on New York visit

    The Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, may have left her baby Prince George at home, but she had the chance to bond with other youngsters as she visited a local child development centre in Harlem, New York. Kate is currently on a three-day tour of the Big Apple with her husband Prince William. While the Duke had travelled to Washington to meet with President Barack Obama earlier on in the day, Kate stayed behind in their base city to carry out her first solo engagement of the trip. Guided by New York's First Lady Chirlane McCray, the Duchess,

  • Tamara Beckwith shows off her post-baby body

    Tamara Beckwith gave birth to her first son just six weeks ago, but the society gallery owner showed she is already back in shape as she stepped out in London this week. The 44-year-old looked healthy and happy as she attended the Monica Vinader store launch party following the birth of her third child on 26 October. Tamara has not yet revealed the name of her baby boy, who is her second child with husband Giorgio Veroni. However she has shared a number of touching Instagram posts about the new addition to her family and spoke exclusively to HELLO!

  • Try Geneva Girls' Guide for the ultimate girly break

    There's nothing better than a girlie getaway. And Geneva Tourism is helping tourists plan the ultimate trip with their new 'Geneva Girls' Guide' – a guide comprising hundreds of must-visit locations selected by local female representatives.   Geneva is the ultimate city break destination Recently voted 'Europe's leading city break destination' at the World Travel Awards, Geneva is a wonderful city offering an idyllic setting of lakes and mountains, a wide range of wellness activities and top notch beauty clinics, luxury hotels and gastronomic experiences. The Geneva Girls' Guide is divided into eight sections: Shopping, Beauty and Wellness, Activities, Restaurants, Going

  • Spencer Matthews introduces girlfriend to MIC cast mates

    After last week’s dramatic Made in Chelsea ending, the London elite returned on Monday with more drama, tears and lies. After travelling to the south of France, Ibiza and Scotland to introduce her to the family, Spencer finally revealed that he was going out with a new girl called Lauren. “She’s my girlfriend mate,” before Andy and the boys joked about the lothario finally being faithful, to which he swore that he was. CLICK ON IMAGE FOR FULL GALLERY Spencer has finally introduced Lauren to his friends Across town, Binky Felstead met up with loved-up couple, Alik and Louise, to explain how things

  • Kate Middleton dazzles in black lace for dinner with Prince William

    No downtime for Prince William and Kate Middleton. After arriving in the late afternoon to New York City's Carlyle Hotel, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge quickly changed and headed to dinner at the Gramercy Park apartment of British-born ad executive Sir Martin Sorrell. William and Kate left the Carlyle for their first New York City dinner The intimate dinner, thrown by the American Friends of the Royal Foundation, was attended by 30 financiers and hedge fund managers. Kate not only wowed in a three-quarter-sleeve black lace dress by Beulah London, she did good at the same time. Beulah is an empowering brand that helps

  • Kate Middleton meets the first lady of New York City

    The Duchess of Cambridge is greeted by Chirlane McCray, the wife of the current New York mayor With no baby George to wake her up, hopefully Kate Middleton was able to sleep in at New York City's Carlyle Hotel on Monday morning. While Prince William was in D.C. meeting with the president, the Duchess of Cambridge spent her time getting to know the First Lady of New York City, Chirlane McCray, whom Mayor Bill de Blasio has said is his closest adviser. Kate and Chirlane McCray donned chic coats for the chilly NYC weather Kate wore a sophisticated black coat by the

  • Prince William comforted family of hoax call nurse after her death

    Prince William wrote a personal letter to the family of late nurse Jacintha Saldanha shortly after her death. Jacintha was working at the hospital where Kate was being treated with morning sickness two years ago, when the nurse became the victim of a hoax phonecall by two Australian DJs. Back in December 2012, Jacintha put through the call to another member of staff who revealed details of Kate's condition, thinking it was the Queen and Prince Charles on the other end of the line. The nurse, who was said to have felt "humiliated" by her error, was found dead

  • Prince William and Kate Middleton have arrived in New York City!

    The royals have (finally) landed! Prince William and Kate Middleton touched down in New York City late Sunday afternoon, jetting in on a first class British Airways flight from London to New York’s JFK airport. Duchess Kate is now five months pregnant Hopefully they packed their winter woolies as they arrived to chilly 35 degree weather. Kate seems prepared: she was spotted wearing a bespoke maroon coat by Seraphine, a British maternity line that has just opened its first US outpost in Soho, paired with diamond earrings and black suede booties. The stylish royal, who is 5 months pregnant with the