• Eddie Redmayne celebrates turning 33

    Happy birthday, Eddie Redmayne! As the British actor celebrates turning 33, HELLO! Online takes a look at what the stars have in store for Eddie, and you… This is what Eddie, who is a Capricorn, can be expecting today: How on earth do some people ever get promoted to their positions of authority and responsibility? One can only assume that they have been appointed by yet more individuals of doubtful ability and judgement. Long ago, back in the mists of time, those people too must have been selected by questionable criteria. You may be dealing now with a situation

  • Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds 'welcome their first child'

    New year, new baby for Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds. The couple welcomed their first child together in December, according to the New York Post's Page Six. Blake, 27, gave birth near their home in Bedford over the holidays. Although the little one came ahead of schedule, both mother and baby are said to be doing well. "The baby came early but everyone is happy and healthy," a source told US Weekly. "The Bedford house is all prepared. They're going to stay up there for the baby's first days." Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds have welcomed their first baby together Blake

  • Take That's Howard Donald secretly marries girlfriend Katie Halil

    Take That star Howard Donald has secretly married his girlfriend Katie Halil, It has been revealed. The singer and his illustrator bride were joined by family and friends, including his former bandmate Jason Orange, in the two day celebrations. Howard and Katie tied the knot in an intimate ceremony with close friends and family on Friday. They continued the celebrations with a party at stately home Anyhoe Park in the Cotswolds on Saturday, where guests are said to have sipped champagne and enjoyed pizza and fish and chips. Gary Barlow and Mark Owen also attended the party, in one

  • 'Very very happy' Stephen Fry confirms he will marry partner Elliott Spencer, 27

    Stephen Fry is set to marry his partner Elliott Spencer, telling fans he is "very very happy" despite his hopes for a "private wedding" being dashed. The 57-year-old TV star confirmed the news on his Twitter account on Tuesday. "Oh. It looks as though a certain cat is out of a certain bag," he wrote. "I'm very very happy of course but had hoped for a private wedding. Fat chance!" Stephen Fry has confirmed he will marry his partner Elliott Spencer He added, "Thank you all SO much for your kind congratulations. Deeply touched xxx." Stephen and stand-up comedian

  • Sarah Ferguson on Prince Andrew: 'He is the greatest man there is'

    The Duchess of York has spoken out in defence of her former husband Prince Andrew following claims that he had sexual contact with an underage woman. Appearing in public for the first time since the allegations were made, Sarah Ferguson described the Prince as "the greatest man there is". The Duchess was on a skiing holiday in Verbier, Switzerland with Andrew and their youngest daughter Eugenie when news of the claims broke. While Prince Andrew returned home on Monday, his ex-wife has remained at the luxury ski lodge, and declined to comment directly on the allegations when asked by

  • Are Katy Perry and John Mayer getting back together?

    Could Katy Perry and John Mayer be rekindling their romance? The former couple were spotted together for the first time in nearly a year at the weekend, sparking reports that their relationship is getting back on track. Katy, 30, and John, 37, split up last February, but reunited for a dinner date with friends in Beverly Hills on Saturday evening – their first public appearance since ending their two-year romance. Katy Perry and John Meyer have sparked reports they are rekindling their romance It's unclear whether the pair have decided to get back together. One insider told US Weekly that

  • Benedict Cumberbatch talks about his wedding plans with fiancée Sophie Hunter

    He announced his engagement with a newspaper advertisement in November, but The Imitation Game star Benedict Cumberbatch has revealed that he hasn't yet started planning his nuptials with his fiancée Sophie Hunter. The 38-year-old, who has been nominated for a Golden Globe and a Screen Actors Guild Award, said that wedding planning is on hold for now, telling reporters: "One thing at a time!" Benedict was talking at the 26th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala on Saturday, when he spoke about his plans for 2015, including filming the new series of Sherlock.   CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Benedict

  • NTAs 2015: Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Simon Cowell to go head-to-head

    The X Factor's Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Simon Cowell will go head-to-head at the upcoming National Television Awards as they compete to be named Best Talent Judge. The reality show duo will also face competition in the category from Britain's Got Talent's David Walliams and Great British Bake Off star Mary Berry. Sherlock, Doctor Who, Downton Abbey and Cilla have all been nominated in the Best Drama category, while Benedict Cumberbatch, Dame Maggie Smith, Sheridan Smith and Sarah Lancashire will compete for the Drama Performance prize. Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Simon Cowell will compete against each other at the NTAs Reality show Georgie

  • Duchess Kate's first engagements of 2015 confirmed

    The Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, will undertake her first two public engagements of the year in January, it was confirmed on Tuesday. In a series of tweets Clarence House confirmed that the Duchess will be undertaking two appearances on Thursday 15 and Friday 16 January. Kate is first scheduled to visit Barlby Primary School in London on Thursday 15 January, where she will officially name The Clore art room as part of her work as Patron of charity The Art Room. The Duchess of Cambridge will officially name The Clore #ArtRoom at @primary_barlby on Thursday 15th January —

  • Which TV host was presented with the best luck in 2014?

    There are many different ways that luck can tap you on the shoulder or pat you on the back. For four popular TV guys, 2014 has seen them enjoy good fortune in a variety of guises. Steve Jones Steve Jones married his long-term girlfriend in 2014 Let’s start with Steve Jones – going from being seen as a teen hunk presenter to The X Factor USA, it seemed that fortune was on his side. Yet, all that turned sour when he was replaced after the first season. Of course, viewers had already been lucky with his appearance a few years

  • James Jordan shares hospital photo of wife Ola Jordan as she prepares for knee surgery

    Ola Jordan is undergoing surgery in a bid to save her dancing career after sustaining a serious knee injury while training for winter sports show The Jump. On Tuesday, Ola's husband James Jordan shared a photo of the star in her hospital bed, which he captioned, "Understandably @The_OlaJordan is looking a bit nervous as she is just about to go for surgery." Understandably @The_OlaJordan is looking a bit nervous as she is just about to go for surgery. pic.twitter.com/J6NOBkUMTv — James Jordan (@The_JamesJordan) January 6, 2015 In the picture, Ola, 32, can be seen looking solemnly towards the camera,

  • Imran Khan 'confirms second marriage'

    Imran Khan has reportedly confirmed that he has married his girlfriend, former BBC presenter Reham Khan. The Pakistani politician apparently told a group of reporters at Heathrow airport on Monday night that he was a married man. The 62-year-old told Murtza Ali Shah of Geo News that he was planning to "share the good news with the nation" on Tuesday following his arrival back in Pakistan. The former cricketer hinted again that an official announcement is coming soon as he spoke at a press conference in Islamabad on Tuesday. Imran explained that it was important for him to inform

  • Anna Richardson calls girlfriend Sue Perkins 'extraordinary'

    TV presenter Anna Richardson has spoken out about her girlfriend, Great British Bake Off host Sue Perkins. Speaking to Lorraine Kelly on Tuesday, the 44-year-old described Sue as "an extraordinary person", and discussed how they fell in love. Anna explained: "We've known each other for a few years, we've got mutual friends – you know what it's like in TV – you tend to know people. "I was with my boyfriend for nearly 20 years and I've known Sue on the circuit, but about a year and a half ago we met at a party and I was recently

  • 'Opera's coolest singer' Danielle De Niese announces pregnancy

    Award-winning opera singer Danielle De Niese is about to embark on her most challenging and rewarding experience yet - revealing exclusively in HELLO! Magazine that she and husband of five years Gus Christie are expecting their first child together. Dubbed "opera's coolest soprano", the Australian singer told the magazine that she was in San Francisco when she discovered the news. Danielle De Niese and Gus Christie outside their home "I was in the middle of rehearsals, and I went and got a couple of pregnancy tests then immediately called Gus", she said, before adding: "I told him the good news on

  • Buckingham Palace 'emphatically' denies sex allegations made against Prince Andrew

    Buckingham Palace is strongly coming to the defense of Prince Andrew, 54, a second time this week. In recent court documents pertaining to billionaire Jeffrey Epstein, Queen Elizabeth’s second eldest son, who is fifth in line to the throne, has been accused of having sex with a teenager. The Palace vehemently denies the allegations against Andrew In the motion, the woman mentioned only as “Jane Doe 3” claims that Jeffrey loaned her out to other wealthy and powerful men that included Andrew. The then 17-year-old states that she had sex with the Duke of York in London, New York and Jeffrey’s private island in the U.S. Virgin Islands

  • Sarah Ferguson defends ex-husband Prince Andrew as 'greatest man there is'

    Prince Andrew’s ex-wife, Sarah Ferguson, has broken her silence coming to the defense of the royal following allegations made that he had sex with an underage woman between 1999 – 2002. Sarah Ferguson has been vacationing with her ex-husband in Verbier Though the Duchess of York declined to comment directly on the claims when asked by the Daily Mail, she did say: “The York family is a tight unit. We’ve always been a tight unit. He is the greatest man there is. It was the finest moment of my life in 1986 when I married him. He is a great man, the best man in the world.” Sarah

  • Kate Middleton's first engagements of 2015 announced

    After spending the holidays with Prince William and baby George at their Sandringham House, Kate Middleton is getting back to her official duties. Clarence House confirmed on Tuesday that the Duchess of Cambridge will attend two public engagements this month, on January 15 and 16. Duchess Kate holds a number of charitable patronages Kate will first visit Barlby Primary School in London where she will officially name the Clore art room as part of her involvement with the Art Room charity. Clarence House tweeted, “The Duchess of Cambridge is Patron of @TheArtRoomUK which offers art as therapy to young people who are facing challenges in their lives." The next