• **Elijah Wood celebrates turning 34

    Happy birthday, Elijah Wood! As the Lord of the Rings actor celebrates turning 34, HELLO! Online takes a look at what the stars have in store for Elijah and you… This is what Elijah, who is an Aquarius, can be expecting today: Click here to read your horoscope

  • Anne Kirkbride remembered by family and friends at intimate funeral service

    Anne Kirkbride has been laid to rest in a small, private funeral. The Coronation Street actress was remembered by her family and close friends at a service on Tuesday, following her sad death last week at the age of 60. Among those paying their last respects were Bill Roache, who played her on-screen husband Ken Barlow, and close friend and fellow co-star Bev Callard (landlady Liz McDonald). CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Anne Kirkbride has been laid to rest in a private funeral service Kate Ford, her on-screen daughter Tracy, Chris Gascoyne, her TV stepson Peter,

  • Jude Law expecting a baby girl

    Jude Law is expecting a baby girl, according to photographs of his former partner Catherine Harding's baby shower held at the weekend. Catherine, who is around eight-months pregnant with Jude's fifth child, showed off her burgeoning baby bump in photographs of her pink-themed "belly party" on Twitter. The snaps show the aspiring singer/songwriter in a dusty pink maternity dress as she poses happily with friends. But the real give-away as to the gender of the duo’s future child came with the tiered pink cake, which was decorated with a pair of pink shoes and the message: "It's a

  • Jacqueline Jossa paints her baby bump with boyfriend Dan Osborne

    Jacqueline Jossa is currently on maternity leave ahead of the arrival of her first baby, and the 22-year-old decided to have some fun on Tuesday when she and boyfriend Dan Osborne painted her baby bump to look like a Kinder Surprise chocolate egg. The couple showed off the results of their fun afternoon with a series of pictures on Instagram. "Our little kinder surprise," wrote Jacqueline alongside a picture of her painted baby bump. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Dan Osborne and Jacqueline Jossa painted her baby bump on Tuesday The painting featured a baby's face poking its

  • Stephen Fry dismisses baby reports

    Stephen Fry has dismissed reports in the media that he is ready to start a family with his new husband, Elliott Spencer. The TV star recently gave his first interview since tying the knot with 27-year-old comedian Elliott, in which he apparently hinted the newlyweds would soon hear the "patter of tiny feet". But asked outright by a Twitter follower on Tuesday whether he had "baby plans", Stephen, 57, replied, "No – don't believe what you read it the papers!" SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO Speculation began when Stephen was asked by the Sun about the prospect of

  • Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden caught sharing passionate kiss on basketball date

    They married in a secret wedding ceremony just over three weeks ago, and now Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden are sharing their happiness with the world. The loved-up newlyweds had a passionate kiss as they sat courtside at an LA Lakers basketball this week – before discovering that the moment had been caught on "KissCam" and projected onto the big overhead screen for all to see. Not that they minded. Cameron, 42, and her husband, 35, laughed and smiled together as they realised what had happened, before cuddling back up to watch more of the game. The KissCam

  • Bryan Ferry's son Merlin takes first steps after car accident

    Bryan Ferry's son has been making a slow but sure recovery since his car crash before Christmas, and has now even made the small leap of walking his first steps since the serious three-car collision. A photograph of Merlin Ferry shows the 24-year-old up on his feet, leaning on a crutch for support as he makes his way along a hospital corridor. His brother Otis updated well-wishers by sharing the snap, with the accompanying caption: "Merlin's first steps after a month in QE hospital, Nothing like a delicious curry for motivation! Thank you to all x", on Twitter.

  • Ghostbusters all-female cast and release date confirmed

    Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig will take the lead in the new all-female Ghostbusters line-up, it has been confirmed. Paul Feig, the director of the upcoming film remake, revealed his cast in a tweet on Tuesday night. The former Bridesmaids co-stars will be joined by Saturday Night Live comediennes Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon in the reworked version of the cult 1984 film. Paul, who has worked with both Kristen and Melissa on Bridesmaids and The Heat, also confirmed the release date for the film. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE The all-female cast of the Ghostbusters remake has

  • Joan Collins set to 'cause mayhem' as she returns to Benidorm

    Joan Collins will be making her return to hit TV show Benidorm this Friday. The Hollywood actress will reprise her role as Crystal Hennesey-Vaas, the CEO of the Solana Hotel Group. Appearing in her first comeback episode later this week, Joan will be "causing mayhem" as usual, an ITV source said. Fans will be able to see her flamboyant character Crystal appear to fire hotel manager Joyce, played by Sherrie Hawson. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Joan Collins first starred in Benidorm last year In the new episode, Crystal also seems to stumble upon a topless Johnny Vegas

  • The Jump 2015: Full line-up revealed

    The full line-up of Channel 4's The Jump has been revealed ahead of the show's return on Sunday. Sixteen celebrities have signed up to participate in the ski-sports competition, which has already seen Strictly star Ola Jordan and Sally Bercow forced to pull out due to injury. Famous faces taking part in the second series include Mike Tindall, Joey Essex, former Pussycat Doll Ashley Roberts and British heptathlete Louise Hazel. Joining them on the slopes will be former JLS singer JB Gill, dancer Louie Spence, X Factor contestant Stacey Solomon, Jackass comedian Steve-O and Lady Victoria Hervey. The eclectic

  • Brooklyn Decker unveils drastic new hairstyle at film festival

    All eyes were on American actress Brooklyn Decker as she stepped out rocking a dramatic new hairstyle on Tuesday night. The 27-year-old debuted her new look for the first time on the red carpet as she attended the premiere of her latest film Results at the Sundance Film Festival. CLICK ON THE IMAGE BELOW FOR THE FULL GALLERY Brooklyn Decker unveiled her new look at the Sundance Film Festival Brooklyn is renowned for her tumbling long blonde locks, so fans were surprised when she stepped out with a new short layered bob, inches above her shoulders. Just a

  • Ronan Keating's proposal plans for Storm: 'She might not even say yes'

    Ronan Keating has admitted he would "love" to marry his girlfriend Storm Uechtritz. During an appearance on ITV's This Morning on Tuesday, the Irish singer was asked about reports that the couple are ready to tie the knot, and whether they would consider having a secret ceremony. "Of course, we'd love to (get married), yes…" Ronan, 37, replied. "There'll be no secret, we haven't planned anything yet. We'd have to tell our families first!" CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Ronan Keating spoke to the This Morning presenters about his plans to propose He continued, "Of

  • Taylor Swift responds to hackers' nude photos claims: 'You got nothing'

    Taylor Swift has laughed off claims that hackers are in possession of nude photos of her. The pop star reached out to her fans on Twitter, assuring them that none existed. Both the singer's Twitter and Instagram accounts were briefly taken over last week by at least two hackers – one who went by the handle @lizzard and is believed to have ties to the hacking group Lizard Squad. Posts from Taylor's accounts were sent out to her followers, instructing them to follow the hackers' profiles back and pay money in the form of virtual currency bitcoin

  • Adele Silva opens up about tough pregnancy as due date nears

    Adele Silva has spoken candidly about her pregnancy ahead of her March due date. The ex-Emmerdale starlet, who has suffered three miscarriages in the past, revealed that she hasn't always allowed herself to enjoy the experience. Opening up about the difficulties she has faced, Adele admitted that it hadn't been "the easiest time". "I think the reason why I've been quite open and quite vocal about it is because so often you see things about 'My pregnancy joy' and 'I've had an amazing pregnancy' and it's not like that for everybody," Adele said during an appearance on Lorraine. CLICK

  • Drew Barrymore enjoys having a 'normal life' after stepping back from movie career

    Drew Barrymore has said she is enjoying having a "normal life" after taking a break from making films. The mother-of-two said that she doesn’t mind cutting back on acting, and has chosen to focus on her Flower Beauty make-up collection instead, which lets her work regular hours. "Even on a workday I can wake up with my kids, go to work, come home, bedtime – there's a normal life there," she told More magazine. "And it's exciting when you have to go on a business trip, as opposed to a film where you're gone for months. I can't do

  • Winona Ryder confirms Beetlejuice 2 is 'going to happen'

    Winona Ryder has some great news for Beetlejuice fans. This week the actress confirmed reports that there will be a sequel to the hit supernatural comedy. Winona was promoting her new biopic Experimenter with co-star Peter Sarsgaard at the Sundance Film Festival, when she was asked about Beetlejuice 2. "As far as I know, it's gonna happen," the 43-year-old actress told Huffington Post's Ricky Camilleri. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Winona Ryder on Beetlejuice 2: "As far as I know, it's gonna happen" Although she didn't go into any

  • EXCLUSIVE: Oprah Winfrey and director Ava DuVernay discuss the women of Selma

    Ava DuVernay's Selma is a powerful retelling of the voting rights marches that took place between Selma and Montgomery, Alabama, in the 1960s. It has been nominated for two Oscars, including Best Picture, and its star David Oyelowo, playing the role of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, has been gaining critical acclaim across the board. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO But it is the female actors, including Carmen Ejojo, Oprah Winfrey, and Tessa Thompson, who take on some of the most important roles within this adaptation of real life events. David Oweyelo and Carmen Ejogo as Dr. Martin Luther

  • Enrique Iglesias and Rafael Nadal to open string of Spanish restaurants

    Enrique Iglesias and Rafael "Rafa" Nadal are set to take the world by storm with their string of Spanish restaurants called Tatel – which are already in the pipeline and will be going international. The multi-award-winning singer and tennis champion – who is currently ranked No. 3 in the world – will be opening their first restaurant in Madrid in March. Two of Spain's most famous personalities will have teamed up with basketball star Pau Gasol and businessman Abel Matutes Prats for the business venture, reports food magazine Eater. "The food of our country is very

  • Eddie Redmayne: 'My wife and I stalked Jennifer Aniston'

    Eddie Redmayne has received critical acclaim for his role in The Theory of Everything, but the 33-year-old showed he is still down to earth as he admitted to getting star struck around his fellow Hollywood actors. In an interview with Jimmy Kimmel, Eddie confessed that there was one star in particular that he and his wife Hannah Bagshawe were really excited to meet. "My wife and I love Friends. We saw Jennifer Aniston at a party and we were just incredibly inappropriate," he said. "We so wanted to meet her that we sort of literally stalked about four meters

  • 10 things to look out for at the National Wedding Show

    Brides from around the country are preparing to descend upon London, Manchester and Birmingham as The National Wedding Show opens for this year. Kicking off the event in the English capital just a week after Valentine's Day, the UK's largest wedding show is the perfect way to plan the day of your dreams. With over 250 wedding names housed under one roof – as well as a catwalk show, live demonstrations and an afternoon tea room among other features – the annual show can't be missed. HELLO! Online attended the preview at The Lansdowne Club in Mayfair, and can

  • Amal Clooney robes up as she starts work on new court case in France

    Amal Clooney traded her red carpet gowns for lawyer's robes as she returned to work in Strasbourg, France on Wednesday. The 36-year-old, née Amal Alamuddin, will represent Armenia in a Genocide trial at the European Court of Human Rights. Amal will represent the country in their case against Doğu Perinçek, the leader of the Turkish Workers' Party, who was convicted of denying the 1915 Armenian genocide in 2007. She will argue on an appeal before the court, which ruled in favour of Doğu in 2013. The party leader claimed his right to free speech was violated when Swiss courts

  • David Oweyelo defends Benedict Cumberbatch following offensive remarks

    David Oweyelo has defended Benedict Cumberbatch, following the actor's comments about "coloured people." Speaking to HELLO! at the London premiere of Selma, the British actor said: "He's a beautiful human being and I know him very well as a person and I think what he was saying was also beautiful. "The fact that a word obliterates the sentiment behind what he was trying to say is a huge shame. I think it is ingenuous: it's because we live in the age of the sound bite, instead of the age of substance." David Oweyelo at the Selma premiere David,

  • Méribel: Prince William and Duchess Kate's much-loved ski resort

    When the Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William sloped off for a snowy winter break with her family just months into their marriage, it was to the much-loved ski resort of Méribel in the French Alps. So here at HELLO! we couldn't resist an invitation to experience the high life at this deservedly popular destination in the famous Trois Vallées. Situated at the heart of the world’s biggest linked ski area, the pretty Alpine village has been attracting A-list celebrities and royals since Brigitte Bardot helped to put it on the map in the 1960s. Brigette Bardot in

  • Top 5 honeymoon hotels where the celebrities stay

    Once the wedding is over, couples will want to reminisce and carry on the celebrations in just as magical a venue. While there are hundreds of honeymoon destinations to choose from, those who really want to feel like an A-lister post-wedding should look no further. HELLO! Online caught up with one half of Mr & Mrs Smith, Tamara Heber-Percy, who, as co-founder of the boutique hotel booking service, knows a thing or two about hotels and their celebrity connections. Read on for her pick of the top 5 honeymoon hotels from around the world... CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY

  • The Countess of Wessex opens cardiac unit whose funds were raised by Wessex Heartbeat

    The Countess of Wessex opened a new cardiac arrest unit on Wednesday, specially designed for younger patients. The money for the unit was raised by Wessex Heartbeat, of which Sophie is the Royal Patron. Sophie met with patients and family members at the new ward in Southampton, where she also unveiled a plaque. The unit cost £500,000 and will help young patients who suffer from lifelong heart conditions, providing better surroundings for patients and families. Sophie smiles despite the weather At the Southampton unit, Wessex Heartbeat helps support 20,000 patients annually, including 1,000 babies and children born with

  • ​Princess Madeleine of Sweden is pregnant with her second child

    What a great holiday gift — Sweden's Princess Madeleine is expecting her second child. The Swedish royal, who is fourth in line to the throne, announced the news on the royal family’s Facebook page on Friday, saying the baby is due in the summer of 2015. Princess Madeleine and Chris O'Neill married in June 2013 "We are very happy and look forward to welcoming a new member to our family," Princess Madeleine and her U.S.-British banker husband, Christopher O'Neill, said in a statement. The exciting announcement comes just nine months after the birth of their beautiful daughter Princess Leonore. The couple lives in New York, where Chris,