• Giovanna Fletcher celebrates turning 30

    Happy birthday, Giovanna Fletcher! As the author and HELLO! Online blogger celebrates turning 30, HELLO! Online takes a look at what the stars have in store for Giovanna and you… This is what Giovanna, who is an Aquarius, can be expecting today: If a friend is capable of turning into an enemy, you must have made a poor choice of friend in the first place. And isn't friendship a two-way process? What must you have done to cause (or at least contributed to) such a transformation? Might it not be better to acknowledge your own part in

  • Rita Ora will perform at the 2015 Oscars

    Rita Ora will be performing at this year's Academy Awards. The 24-year-old singer has shared the news that she will sing her Oscar-nominated song Grateful at the star-studded ceremony next month. "I'm excited to announce @The Academy invited me to perform on the #Oscars on Feb 22nd," Rita tweeted to her 4.23 million followers. In a statement, producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, said of the British star: "The mixture of her incredible voice and glamour makes a perfect combination for our show." Rita will be taking to the stage to perform Grateful from the

  • Brad Pitt in talks to star in Angelina Jolie's new film

    Brad Pitt is in negotiations to star in his wife Angelina Jolie's latest directorial effort Africa, according to reports. This will be the Hollywood power couple's third collaboration together – they recently teamed up on the actress' third feature as a director, By the Sea, and they famously met and fell in love on the set of Mr. & Mrs. Smith back in 2005. Angelina's next project may see Brad play famed archaeologist Richard Leakey who became a staunch defender of elephants against poachers in Kenya in the late '80s. Brad Pitt is in talks to star

  • Downton Abbey reportedly set to end after sixth series as stars look for new projects in US

    Downton Abbey dinners at which insults are traded and Carson stews over breeches of etiquette are soon to end. In shocking news for fans of the beloved upstairs-downstairs drama, it's being suggested that the show will end after the sixth series. Creator Julian Fellowes is set to start work on a new US period drama The Gilded Age and it's thought he won't have time for two such big projects. The Dowager Countess played by Maggie Smith has hardly aged since the opening series According to the Mirror, a source has said "it's an open secret" that

  • Bruce Jenner filming a new reality show about his 'journey'

    Bruce Jenner is filming a new reality show centred on his life following his divorce from ex-wife Kris Jenner. The former Olympian is said to be preparing the docu-series for E! after months of speculation about his changing appearance. "Bruce has been filming his new life," a source told People magazine. "His film crew have been told to keep everything hush-hush." Sources say that the footage will focus on what his step-daughter Kim Kardashian has described as Bruce's "journey", and will feature Bruce's family and former wife Kris. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Bruce Jenner is believed to

  • Cressida Bonas makes her London stage debut - playing a Cockney male wolf

    Cressida Bonas has made her London stage debut. The 25-year-old budding actress impressed theatre-goers with her performance in the critically acclaimed play, There's A Monster In The Lake, in which she stars as a male wolf, complete with a Cockney accent. The petite blonde seemed perfectly at home on the stage. It is in fact the second time she has taken on the role; in the summer of 2014, Cressida trod the boards at Hay-On-Wye in the small production. Cressida Bonas has made her London stage debut The

  • Princess Estelle full of fun at figure skating competition

    Princess Estelle enjoyed a day at the European Figure Skating Championships on Wednesday. The young royal, who turns three on 23 February, joined her parents Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden for the sporting event in Stockholm. Enthusiastic Estelle was snapped cheering and clapping as she watched the action from the stands. Dressed in a cute floral print top and wearing her blonde hair in a half ponytail, Estelle appeared happy and enthralled as she on her parents' laps to get a better view of the skaters. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Enthusiastic Estelle

  • David Beckham: three-year-old 'Harper calls me chubby'

    David Beckham regularly has fans swooning over his sculpted body and ripped abs, but it seems his three-year-old daughter Harper couldn't disagree more. Appearing on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Wednesday night, David opened up about his family life and how his youngest calls him "chubby". As he took his seat on stage, the retired football player and H&M model caused a meltdown with the audience whooping and cheering in delight. After Jimmy joked that he wasn't looking great, David laughed it off, saying: "Funny you should say that. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY David Beckham joked that he

  • Dynamo unveils new FIAT 500X with magical live show

    Scroll down for video... Jaws dropped as renowned magician Dynamo performed his latest show to unveil the new Fiat 500X on Wednesday night. Blending theatre, illusion and dance-inspired choreography, Dynamo began his performance with a light show, the illusion building as he generated a three-dimensional blueprint of the brand new Fiat 500X. The trick culminated in Dynamo bringing the blueprint to life, a red version of the car appearing in front of the stunned audience. The live performance combined was a result of three years of work and preparation by Dynamo. Over 1,000

  • Kaya Scodelario shows off engagement ring on Instagram

    Kaya Scodelario has showed off her engagement ring for the first time after announcing her engagement to Benjamin Walker in December. The 22-year-old posted two pictures to her Instagram account which also showed a tattoo of her fiancée's name on the inside of her ring finger. The former Skins actress accepted the 32-year-old's proposal in December after a whirlwind romance. The couple met on the set of The Moon And The Sun in April, and Kaya has admitted that they were friends for a couple of months before their relationship blossomed. "We were originally friends, then after two months

  • Valentine's Day vote: choose your favourite celebrity couple

    It’s time to celebrate love; Valentine’s Day is once again almost upon us. To mark the most romantic date in the calendar, HELLO! Online presents some of the sweetest celebrity couples who have found their happily ever after – and you can pick your favourite. SCROLL DOWN TO VOTE For George and Amal Clooney, this will be their first Valentine's Day as husband and wife, following their gorgeous wedding celebrations in Venice in September. It's the same story for their close friends Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, who will be enjoying their first as a Mr and Mrs

  • Cobie Smulders welcomes second child with husband Taran Killam

    Cobie Smulders is a mother of two. The star her second child with her husband Taran Killam, it has been confirmed. The actress casually broke the news while promoting her two new films at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah, just three weeks after giving birth. "I'm in Sundance and I have a three-week-old baby, so I can certainly relate," Cobie told Bustle about Unexpected, a film in which she plays a pregnant teacher that forms a friendship with a high school student who is also expecting. "It's my world at the moment, and it's just so prevalent in

  • Michael Fassbender confirmed to play Steve Jobs in Danny Boyle's biopic

    Michael Fassbender has joined the cast of Danny Boyle's Steve Jobs biopic. Following a turbulent time for the movie, which previously had cast Leonardo DiCaprio and Christian Bale in the title role, Michael has now confirmed that he will play the Apple co-founder. Germany-born Michael, who was raised in Ireland, stars alongside Kate Winslet, Seth Rogan and Jeff Daniels in the film; which also saw its original director David Fincher replaced by Manchester-born Danny – the man behind Slumdog Millionaire. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Michael Fassbender has now officially joined the cast Over three

  • Justin Bieber apologises to fans for his 'arrogant' behaviour

    Justin Bieber has apologised to his fans for what he termed his "arrogant" and "conceited" behaviour. The 20-year-old filmed the apology after an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres show about which he said he was "really nervous" after his controversial behaviour in the last 18 months. "Today, I was on Ellen and it was a lot of fun. She's amazing, it was her birthday, but I was really nervous. I think I was nervous because I was afraid of what people are thinking about me right now," he says in the clip, which was posted online on Wednesday. "It's

  • Kanye West admits he's a 'better human being' because of Kim Kardashian

    Kanye West has admitted that his wife Kim Kardashian and his toddler daughter North have changed him for the better. The rapper, who welcomed his first child 19 months ago, was appearing on The Ellen DeGeneres Show when he opened up about his private life. Making the rare move, Kanye revealed: "I think I'm a better human being because of [Kim] and because of my daughter. "And I have always someone to think about going home to, and you know something for me to be brave for – what I want to do for humanity, but also to be

  • Kim Sears' rollercoaster of emotions as she cheers fiancé Andy Murray to final

    Kim Sears' face was a picture as she watched her fiancé Andy Murray compete in the Australian Open semi-final. The tennis champion stormed to victory playing against Czech Tomas Berdych, marking the fourth time Andy has reached the final. His dedicated fiancée Kim, who regularly travels around the world to support her long-term love, was gripped by the action at the Thursday match. While the pretty blonde usually turns heads for her chic and well-put-together style, Kim – who sported a patterned black blouse and chequered scarf – drew glances due to the range of emotions she was displaying

  • Beverley Callard on Anne Kirkbride's funeral: 'A truly beautiful, loving goodbye'

    Anne Kirkbride was laid to rest in an intimate and private funeral service this week, following her sad passing on 19 January. Among the mourners was her close friend and Coronation Street co-star Beverley Callard, invited to the ceremony by Anne's heartbroken husband David Beckett and her brother John. "My friend Annie had a beautiful send off today!" Beverley told fans on Twitter following the service. "Dave did her proud!!! No show biz, no hypocrisy! A truly beautiful, loving goodbye!! X." Beverley Callard described Anne Kirkbride's funeral as a 'beautiful, loving goodbye' Her friend Terry

  • Sean Penn would consider marriage to Charlize Theron 'a first marriage on its own terms'

    Sean Penn has said that if he and Charlize Theron tied the knot then he would treat it like a first marriage. The 54-year-old actor, who has been married twice before, said that despite his previous unions he would approach a new marriage with the benefit of experience. "Yes, I'd get married again," said Sean, when quizzed by Esquire magazine on whether he is considering walking down the aisle with Charlize. "You say I've been married twice before but I've been married under circumstances where I was less informed than I am today. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE

  • Kardashians laugh off Scott Disick and Kendall Jenner cheating rumours

    The Kardashian sisters have laughed off rumours that Kourtney Kardashian's partner Scott Disick cheated on her with Kendall Jenner. The allegations were published on a US magazine cover, and the family were quick to make a joke out of the rumours. "I'm really p****d about this whole @KendallJenner and @ScottDisick thing!!" Khloé Kardashian tweeted. "Scott, I thought it was you and I that was having the affair." The 30-year-old was referring to previous rumours that she had also had an affair with her eldest sister's boyfriend. Scott was quick to reply, telling Khloé "you will always be my number

  • Coronation Street: Lucy Fallon lands new Bethany Platt role

    Coronation Street bosses have found a replacement for the role of Bethany Platt. The character was initially meant to be portrayed by actress Katie Redford, but following confusion surrounding her age, Katie, 25, was dropped and the role recast. Lucy Fallon will now join the soap as Gail Platt's granddaughter. The 19-year-old shared her excitement on Twitter, writing, "Thank you everyone for your lovely messages!!!!! Buzzin x." CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Lucy Fallon (centre) with her co-stars Helen Worth and Jack P Shepherd Her co-star Hayley Tamaddon, who plays Andrea Beckett on the popular ITV show, immediately

  • Gwyneth Paltrow's mother Blythe Danner admits confusion over 'conscious uncoupling'

    Gwyneth Paltrow has often been mocked for using the term "conscious uncoupling" when announcing her split from Chris Martin, and now even her own mother Blythe Danner admits she doesn't understand what it means. The 71-year-old stumbled over her words as she tried to discuss the couple's split at Sundance Film Festival. "People make fun of this, um, what do they call it? What is this thing that they've been doing? Separating, but being?" Blythe said to Page Six. After being reminded of the term "conscious uncoupling", the 71-year-old mispronounced her words before praising Gwyneth and her former son-in-law

  • EastEnders fans to vote for Ian and Jane Beale's wedding song

    EastEnders fans have the chance to choose the music that will play at Ian and Jane Beale's second wedding. Viewers can vote for the song they want to see the couple walk down the aisle to when they say "I do" for the second time during one of the show's live 30th anniversary shows. The options available, which were all released in 1985 – the year the soap began, include: There Must be An Angel (Playing With My Heart) by Eurythmics, That Ole Devil Called Love by Alison Moyet, The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush, I Want

  • Cough and cold myths busted

    The cough and cold season is well and truly upon us, but sometimes the amount of information on how to avoid getting ill can be overwhelming. Professors Alyn Morice and Professor Ron Eccles have lifted the lid on the biggest myths about colds, revealing what is true and what is false. HELLO! Online takes a look at the common cough and cold myths... Scroll below for the full list HELLO! Online busts the myths around coughs and colds Someone sneezing on the tube can make you sick: False Colds are actually more difficult to contract than people

  • WATCH: Video of Barack Obama singing Uptown Funk goes viral

    Barack Obama has unintentionally become the latest star to put his own spin on Mark Ronson's hit Uptown Funk after a dubbed YouTube video of him singing the track has gone viral. The cleverly edited video received nearly one million views in 48 hours after it was shared by YouTube user Barackdubs on Tuesday, and has even received acclaim from Mark Ronson himself. "Bless you for this, @barackdubs," tweeted the producer, along with a link to the hilarious video. The one minute video is taken from clips of Barack Obama's presidential speeches, edited together in time to the track.

  • Kanye West debuts new music video with daughter North as the star

    Kanye West premiered his new music video on Thursday, and the video revealed that his 19-month-old daughter North was the star! The video for new single Only One features the toddler in her father's arms on a rainy day, with the pair dressed similarly. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO Kanye and his wife Kim Kardashian welcomed their first child in June 2013. From the video, which shows a different side to Kanye, it is clear that the 37-year-old rapper is incredibly devoted to his daughter. CLICK ON PICTURES FOR GALLERY North West walks alongside her father in the Only

  • Rita Ora will perform at the 2015 Oscars

    Rita Ora will be performing at this year's Academy Awards. The 24-year-old singer has shared the news that she will sing her Oscar-nominated song Grateful at the star-studded ceremony next month. "I'm excited to announce @The Academy invited me to perform on the #Oscars on Feb 22nd," Rita tweeted to her 4.23 million followers. In a statement, producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, said of the British star: "The mixture of her incredible voice and glamour makes a perfect combination for our show." Rita will be taking to the stage to perform Grateful from the