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Patricia Arquette praises transgender sister as she supports Bruce Jenner's transition

Patricia Arquette has praised Bruce Jenner's bravery following reports that the former Olympic athlete is transitioning to become a woman. The Boyhood actress was speaking from experience because she has a transgender sister named Alexis. The Arquette siblings, David, Rosanna, Alexis, Richmond, Patricia in 2014 "I feel like Alexis, my sister, has taught me so much about love and acceptance," said the Oscar-nominated star. "It's a very difficult thing to be transgender, especially 20 years ago when Alexis started... You have to be so brave to live this truth of who you are." Alexis, originally born Robert,

Sexy Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan heat up Berlin at Fifty Shades of Grey world premiere

Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan made a sexy and stylish appearance in Berlin this week as the highly anticipated adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey finally premiered. The pair famously get hot and heavy on camera in the film – and they certainly brought some heat to the German capital as they attended the 65th Berlinale International Film Festival. Dakota, 25, stunned in an appropriately risqué Christian Dior gown that featured a plunging neckline. The slinky black dress highlighted her slender frame, and the star injected a splash of colour with a dark red lipstick. CLICK ON PHOTOS

Duchess Kate plays ukulele at private engagement

The Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, got in touch with her musical side on Tuesday when she made a visit to the Bethlem and Maudsley Hospital School in South London on a private engagement. Kate took part in a ukulele lesson with the children, and, according to the school's headteacher Dr John Ivens, she did a pretty good job at learning a couple of chords on the small four-stringed guitar. The Duchess took part in a ukulele lesson on her visit to a school on Tuesday Speaking after the visit, the headteacher of the school, which educates

Bobbi Kristina Brown's aunt gives an update on her condition and says she is 'opening her eyes'

Bobbi Kristina Brown's aunt has said that her niece is "doing better" after nearly two weeks in hospital. Leolah Brown said Bobbi Kristina has been "opening her eyes" and revealed how the family are coping in an interview on Tuesday. "I was very numb when I saw her," she told Atlanta's Fox 5 TV station. "It's been very, very painful for everybody. Mainly Bobby, because that's his baby." CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Bobbi Kristina Brown's aunt Leolah Brown said her niece is "opening her eyes" Leolah, who is Bobby Brown's sister, also said that she is "hopeful"

Uma Thurman's make-up artist explains the truth about her new look

The make-up artist behind Uma Thurman's look has spoken out over speculation that the Kill Bill star has had cosmetic surgery. Troy Surratt told People magazine that the Hollywood beauty had actually been experimenting with a new beauty look that focused less on lashes. He added that he was "surprised" by comments which suggested the actress has had procedures done. Uma Thurman this week at the launch of The Slap "I think that women should feel open and free to experiment with different beauty looks – it's only make-up, at the end of the day

Duchess Kate shows off her artistic side in Portsmouth

The Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, undertook her first public engagements since returning from her holiday in Mustique on Thursday. The pregnant Duchess joined Sir Ben Ainslie in Portsmouth to visit the site of Ben Ainslie Racing and the 1851 Trust headquarters. "Today, Her Royal Highness will find out more about the @americascup bid progress which has been made by @BenAinslieRacin," tweeted Kensington Palace ahead of the Duchess's arrival in the coastal city. Kate added her own detail to the artwork Dressed in a cream MaxMara coat, which was originally priced at £580 but is

Pierce Brosnan's Malibu home damaged by serious fire

Pierce Brosnan and his family escaped injury when their Malibu home caught fire on Wednesday evening. The blaze started around 9.40pm and lasted for around 30 minutes before firefighters were able to extinguish it. Thankfully no-one was hurt, but an understandably shocked Pierce was photographed talking to the emergency services as they battled the flames. LA County Fire Department’s Michael Pittman told the Daily News that a team of 50 firefighters had been needed to put out the blaze. He also confirmed that the fire was restricted to the garage located on the side of the exclusive Broad

Tom Cruise enjoys evening out with former love Penelope Cruz and Salma Hayek

Tom Cruise was reunited with his former flame Penelope Cruz for a swanky dinner in London on Wednesday evening. The pair headed to Scott's restaurant in Mayfair, where they were joined by fellow A-lister Salma Hayek. Spotted leaving the fancy eatery, Tom, Penelope and Salma looked to have enjoyed their night out as they bid each other a friendly goodbye. One keen shutterbug was quick to photograph Tom's lipstick-stained cheek as the Hollywood hunk gave a sly smile and slipped into his waiting car. Tom, who tried to keep a low-profile wearing black Ray Ban sunglasses, is currently in

Oscars 2015: Neil Patrick Harris reveals his hosting preparations

Neil Patrick Harris is not taking his Oscar hosting duties lightly. The actor, who is set to present the 2015 Academy Awards on 22 February, has been busy rehearsing to ensure it all goes smoothly on the night. "I've always been keen on diction. And inflection. And pitch. And pace," Neil told People. "We reveal a lot about ourselves by the way we communicate verbally. So there's quite a bit of vocal warming up." The host joked that he has practiced saying Best Actor nominee Benedict Cumberbatch's name "about 2,086 times". CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Neil Patrick

Taylor Swift consoles heartbroken fan on Tumblr: read message

Taylor Swift knows a thing or two about heartbreak, so when one of her fans was unceremoniously dumped by her boyfriend over text, Taylor reached out to her via cyberspace to offer heartfelt words of advice. The pop star gave a thoughtful, detailed reply to teenager Kasey Andrew, after spotting her message on Tumblr. "Taylorswift I hope you see this but we've been together for 4 months, he just texted me and told me he was done with me," wrote Kasey. "Gave me no reason and kept trying to get me to do irrational things to get him back.

Alex Jones and fiancé Charlie Thompson celebrate their newly-engaged status

Alex Jones and Charlie Thompson celebrated their recent engagement on Wednesday night. The One Show presenter and her fiancé were spotted leaving trendy steak restaurant STK on the Strand, where they had reportedly been dining with some of Alex's BBC colleagues. Bride-to-be Alex, 37, wrapped up against the cold in a grey coat with a fur-lined hood, while Charlie wore a black coat and a purple scarf over his blue pinstripe suit. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Charlie shyly hid behind fiancée Alex as the pair left the restaurant The couple's celebratory evening out

Simon Cowell reveals plans for son Eric's first birthday

Simon Cowell has revealed how he and girlfriend Lauren Silverman are planning to celebrate their son Eric's first birthday. The X Factor judge said that the tot, who turns one on Saturday, will be treated to two birthday parties. Speaking at the Britain's Got Talent auditions, Simon said that the family will be celebrating a day early on Friday, because Lauren needs to go to the Big Apple on Saturday. "We're going to do a little bit of a celebration on Friday because, as I said, he's going to be in New York on Saturday so we’ll have two

Kanye West says 'voices in my head' made him crash Beck's Grammy speech

Kanye West had a good reason for heading up stage when Beck won album of the year at the Grammys – the voices in his head told him to do it. The rapper opened up about his decision to gate-crash Beck's big moment during an interview with Ryan Seacrest this week, and said he had intended it to be a joking reference to the time he interrupted Taylor Swift at the 2009 awards. "Right when that happened, everybody was looking at me and then people started screaming, 'Kanye! Kanye! Go do it!' Ok, that didn't really happen. These

Duchess Kate reveals Prince George loves painting

The Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, has revealed that her son Prince George seems to share her love of art. During an engagement in Portsmouth on Thursday, the Duchess was overheard saying that she had spent the previous day painting with her one-year-old son. Kate, who has a degree in History of Art from the University of St Andrews, added that painting is one of George's favourite activities. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Kate revealed that she spent Wednesday painting with Prince George The Duchess's comments came as she tried her hand at

Joanna Lumley, Jennifer Saunders, Lulu and Dame Edna Everage star in first episode of The Great Comic Relief Bake Off

Four of the nation's much-loved celebrities Joanna Lumley, Jennifer Saunders, Lulu and Dame Edna Everage entered the Great British Bake Off marquee for the first episode of The Great Comic Relief Bake Off on Wednesday evening – and between them they pulled in a whopping 6.4 million viewers. The first simple enough sounding challenge set by juedges Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood that the Absolutely Fabulous stars, singer and TV host faced was to make a giant cookie with writing piped on it. But the celebrities still managed to make some schoolgirl errors – Lulu used egg whites

Matilda co-stars Mara Wilson and Kiami Davael reunite after 19 years

The former child stars who played Matilda and Lavender in family film Matilda are still friends almost 19 years after the film was released. Kiami Davael shared a picture of herself with Mara Wilson after meeting for lunch on Friday. "Lunch date with my sis from another miss @MaraWritesStuff #WeStillHang #SoHappyToSeeHer #BFF #JustLikeTheOldDays," Kiami tweeted. Mara also tweeted about their reunion, telling her followers it was "so lovely to see @KiamiDavael today!" Lunch date with my sis from another miss @MaraWritesStuff 💓 #WeStillHang #SoHappyToSeeHer #BFF #JustLikeTheOldDays 😍😜 pic.twitter.com/trrIyfSqBh — Kiami Davael (@KiamiDavael) February 8, 2015 In

Georgia May Foote ends engagement to long-term boyfriend John Sage

Georgia May Foote has reportedly called off her engagement to her long-term boyfriend John Sage. The news comes shortly after the actress spoke about leaving Coronation Street after nearly five years on the show. Making a recent appearance on This Morning, Georgia was spotted not wearing her engagement ring – fuelling rumours that she and her teenage sweetheart John had in fact parted ways. The brunette beauty is said to have told her co-stars about her split last week, during her work leaving do. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Georgia May Foote was spotted without her engagement ring

White chocolate and blueberry pancakes with Clarks Maple Syrup drizzle

Serves 4-6 Ingredients 200g self raising flour 1 teaspoon baking powder Pinch of salt 1 large egg 200 ml milk 1 teaspoon melted butter 100g white chocolate chips 100g fresh blueberries 1 ½ tablespoons Clarks Maple Syrup Sunflower oil for frying Clarks Maple Syrup for drizzling Method Sift the flour, baking powder and salt into a large mixing bowl. Make a well in the middle and slowly whisk in the milk, egg and maple syrup until you have a smooth thick batter. Add the melted butter, half the blueberries and the white chocolate and stir. Heat

Crepes with maple glazed pulled pork and plum and maple syrup sauce

Crepes Ingredients 110g plain flour Pinch of salt 2 large eggs 200ml milk 75ml water 2 tablespoons melted butter Method Sift the flour and salt into a large mixing bowl. Make a well in the centre and add the eggs. Whisk the eggs and then gradually add the milk. Whisk well until you have a smooth batter. Add the melted butter and stir well. Heat a crepe pan over a medium heat until hot. Add a little melted butter. Add about 2 tablespoons of batter to the pan and swirl to coat the base. Cook for

Cinnamon and Maple Syrup pancakes with caramelised pear and pecan brittle

Serves 4-6 Ingredients 200g self raising flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 ½ teaspoons ground cinnamon Pinch of salt 1 large egg 200 ml milk 1 tablespoon melted butter 1 ½ tablespoons Clarks Maple Syrup Sunflower oil for frying Caramelised pears 3 pears 2 tablespoons caster sugar 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 30g unsalted butter 100ml Clarks Maple Syrup 200ml pear juice or pear liqueur Pecan brittle 100g caster sugar 25g pecan nuts, roughly chopped Method Sift the flour, baking powder, cinnamon and salt into a large mixing bowl. Make a

Amy Pascal says Angelina Jolie 'didn't care' about leaked email comments

Amy Pascal has said Angelina Jolie wasn't bothered by comments made about her during the Sony email hacking scandal. Speaking for the first time since leaving her role as Sony co-chairman last week, Amy said Angelina understands the cut-throat nature of the film industry. "Angie didn't care," Amy said during a speech at the Women in the World conference in San Francisco. "Everybody understood because we all live in this weird thing called Hollywood. "If we all actually were nice, it wouldn't work," she added. Amy Pascal and Angelina Jolie attended an event together shortly after

Henry Cavill and Armie Hammer star in The Man From U.N.C.L.E: trailer

Henry Cavill has swapped his Superman costume for a sharp suit in the first look at the upcoming Guy Ritchie film, The Man From U.N.C.L.E. The spy thriller, which is an adaptation of the hit 1960s TV series, stars Henry as CIA agent Napoleon Solo alongside Armie Hammer, who plays KGB agent Illya Kuryakin. SCROLL DOWN TO SEE THE TRAILER Ahead of its summer release, fans were treated to their first look at the film this week, when the The Man From U.N.C.L.E trailer premiered on Wednesday evening. CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE The Man From

Princes Black Cherry Chocolate Pancakes

Serves 4 Ingredients 125g self-raising flour 10g cocoa powder, plus extra for dusting 2 tsp. caster sugar 1 egg 150ml milk Few drops of vegetable oil 150ml double cream 1 x 410g can Princes Black Cherry Fruit Filling Method Sift the flour and cocoa powder into a large bowl and stir in the caster sugar. Add the egg and milk and then use a hand whisk to beat the mixture together to make a smooth batter Heat 2-3 drops of vegetable oil in a large non-stick frying pan. Use the batter to make

Fresh herb pancakes with crispy pancetta and Clarks Maple Syrup

Ingredients 200g self raising flour 1 teaspoon baking powder Pinch of salt Black pepper, a good twist of the pepper mill 1 large egg 200 ml milk 1 tablespoon melted butter 1 heaped tablespoon fresh chives, finely chopped Sunflower oil for frying 8 rashers pancetta Clarks Maple Syrup for drizzling Method Sift the flour, baking powder, pepper and salt into a large mixing bowl. Make a well in the middle and slowly whisk in the milk, egg and until you have a smooth thick batter. Add the melted butter and chives and stir. Heat a wide non

Is this Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively's real baby name?

Ryan Reynolds has previously denied that his baby daughter's name is Violet, but now another moniker has risen to the surface – and it certainly is very unusual for a little girl. The actor and his wife Blake Lively are said to have named their firstborn James, according to E! News. While the choice couldn't be a stretch more different to Violet, it wouldn't come as a complete surprise if Ryan and Blake decided to give their baby a traditional boy's name. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Ryan Reynolds previously joked that his and Blake Lively's daughter was

Dakota Johnson is bright in white at UK premiere for Fifty Shades of Grey

Dakota Johnson wore black for the world premiere but it was all white on the night of the UK premiere for her hotly anticipated film, Fifty Shades of Grey. The 25-year-old actress, who stars in the erotic drama and has been receiving rave reviews for her performance, couldn't keep the smile off her face as she walked the red carpet with her co-star Jamie Dornan. Wearing a striking off-white gown with a deep plunging neckline with sequined detailing around the hem, Dakota accessorised with a metallic clutch and a deep plum lip colour. CLICK ON PICTURE FOR GALLERY

Pancakes: the best sweet and savoury recipes

Pancake Day is the perfect excuse to get everyone in the kitchen for a flipping marvellous time of mixing the perfect batter, tossing pancakes and adding your favourite toppings. Whether it's with friends or family, we've got 10 pancake recipes for you to kick off Shrove Tuesday with a twist. Those with a sweet tooth will love the classic cinnamon and maple syrup pancakes with caramelised pear and pecan brittle, indulgent chocolate pancakes served with double cream and blackberries and traditional pancakes with Nutella and strawberries. Or keep it savoury with American-style fresh herb pancakes, crispy pancetta and

Oscars 2015: Neil Patrick Harris reveals his hosting preparations

Neil Patrick Harris is not taking his Oscar hosting duties lightly. The actor, who is set to present the 2015 Academy Awards on 22 February, has been busy rehearsing to ensure it all goes smoothly on the night. "I've always been keen on diction. And inflection. And pitch. And pace," Neil told People. "We reveal a lot about ourselves by the way we communicate verbally. So there's quite a bit of vocal warming up." The host joked that he has practiced saying Best Actor nominee Benedict Cumberbatch's name "about 2,086 times". CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Neil Patrick

Hidden talent? Kate Middleton plays the ukulele with kids

Kate Middleton is quite the talented — ukulele player. During Tuesday’s private engagement at the Bethlem and Maudsley Hospital School in South London, the Duchess of Cambridge took part in a lesson with children and did a pretty good job at learning on the small four-stringed guitar. The Duchess has a busy month of February ahead of her Photo: Getty Images “One of the boys managed to teach the Duchess a couple of chords on the ukulele,” head teacher Dr. John Ivens said after the visit. “She kept up with them. There’s a career there.” He also commended Kate, 33, on her ability to connect with people. “The