• To Do List: HELLO!'s pick of events and new releases

    We've been waiting a long time for Jurassic World, but finally Isla Nurbar is open again to the public - and we're all in for a big surprise! Elsewhere this week, HELLO!'s pick of this week's events and new releases includes a great new book by one of Spain's hottest emerging literary talents, and the perfect event for those, young and old, with green fingers. CLICK ON PICTURES FOR FULL GALLERY BOOK The Altogether Unexpected Disappearance of Atticus Craftsman, Mamen Sanchéz Perfect summer reading, The Altogether Unexpected Disappearance of Atticus Craftsman is a deliciously quirky and humorous novel which tells the tale of

  • Sandra Bullock and her 'Minions' take over London - as stars and their children arrive for premiere

    Sandra Bullock stole the show as she attended the world premiere of the Minions movie in London on Thursday evening - no mean feat when she had to compete with the bright yellow stars of the animated adventure. The beautiful brunette, 50, looked sensational as she hit the special yellow carpet for the fun screening, showing off her long legs in a Stella McCartney brocade dress that featured a asymmetric peplum-style skirt, her long hair worn poker-straight over her shoulders. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Sandra Bullock attends the world premiere of Minions in London Sandra is part of an all-star cast

  • Lionel Richie dedicates Princess Diana's favourite song to Prince William

    There was a touching moment when Prince William met Lionel Richie and the American entertainer shared a special memory of Princess Diana. Performing before guests in Alexandra Palace, the honey-voiced crooner serenaded the future King with Hello – telling the audience that it was the Princess' favourite song. Lionel Richie spoke of meeting Princess Diana at a concert in London "Many years ago I had the pleasure of meeting Princess Diana and tonight we have Prince William here," said the 65-year-old. He went on: "I must tell you it is a pleasure to be with all of you but especially this gentleman,

  • King Felipe of Spain strips sister of her title

    Spain's King Felipe has issued a decree stripping his sister Infanta Cristina of her title as Duchess of Palma, the palace has announced. The royal is currently facing trial on charges of tax evasion, and the decision was made to revoke her right to use the title. The decree was signed by her brother Felipe VI and Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy and came into effect at midnight on 11 June. Cristina's lawyer stressed that his client is "in complete agreement" with her brother's decision, and that she comunicated her desire to give her title voluntarily "days ago". In December, a

  • Downton Abbey to be honoured with special Bafta award

    Filming for the final scenes of the last series of Downton Abbey have begun. Several stars of the hit ITV period drama were out on location in the charming village of Bampton in Oxfordshire on Thursday, preparing to wrap up the show that has been an international success since 2010. Stars such as Sophie McShera, who plays kitchen maid Daisy, and Sue Johnston, who plays lady's maid Gladys Denker, had donned their period costumes for the sunny day on set. Final scenes of Downton Abbey's last season have been filmed They were joined by David Robb, known for his role as Dr.

  • Helen Flanagan bares baby bump just days ahead of due date

    Helen Flanagan has been taking the opportunity to relax in the sun before she welcomes her first child. The former Coronation Street star, who is 39 weeks pregnant, took to Instagram to share a picture of herself making the most of the British summertime before her baby's arrival in just a week. "39 weeks pregnant today. Love my @freyalingerie spirit bikini for chilling in the garden today," she captioned the image of herself revealing her baby bump in a pretty pink bikini. 39 weeks pregnant today 👶🍼💞 love my @freyalingerie spirit bikini for chilling in the garden

  • Britney Spears: 'I'd like to be Brad Pitt's nanny'

    If Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie ever need a new nanny to look after their six children, then they've already got one willing volunteer. Britney Spears has revealed that if the famous couple need an extra pair of hands looking after Maddox, Pax, Knox, Zahara, Shiloh and Vivienne, then she's up for the task. "I've met Brad Pitt once but I'd like to meet them again," Britney told Ross King from Good Morning Britain. "And I'd like to become their nanny. That sounds fun to me!" Britney says she'd like to be nanny to Brad Pitt and Angelina's children As well as

  • Gary Barlow is named Celebrity Dad of the Year

    Gary Barlow has said he is "made up" to have been named Celebrity Dad of the Year for the second time. The Take That star has taken the title in the icelolly.com annual awards, beating the likes of David Beckham and Prince William in the process. Members of the public were asked to submit their vote for the celebrity dad who they feel is doing the best job of raising his children while maintaining a busy career and life in the limelight. Gary, who is currently touring the UK with his bandmates Howard Donald and Mark Owen, was given the

  • Eddie Redmayne and Benedict Cumberbatch lead the Queen's Birthday Honours list

    Eddie Redmayne and Benedict Cumberbatch will soon have another award each to add to their growing collection after being listed in the Queen's Birthday Honours. The British actors, who came head to head throughout awards season, have both been recognised for their services to drama. Oscar-winning Eddie is set to continue his incredible year with an OBE, while Benedict has been named a CBE. Although they have yet to make an official comment on the honour, both actors will likely be delighted to add yet another accolade to their vast collection of awards. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Eddie Redmayne and

  • Rachel Bilson reveals daughter Briar Rose's mini Star Wars-themed shoes

    Since she became a mum for the first time in November 2014, Rachel Bilson has kept her baby daughter Briar Rose out of the spotlight. But when the The O.C. actress joined Instagram this week, she couldn't resist acknowledging her little girl. Rachel shared a snap of her Star Wars-themed Vans, a nod to her partner Hayden Christensen's role as Anakin Skywalker in the famous films, alongside a matching miniature pair that no doubt belong to the couple's seven-month-old daughter. Two days after opening the account on Wednesday, Rachel gained 26,6000 followers on the photo-sharing site and her picture of her

  • Kim Kardashian's $800 make-up masterclass

    Kim Kardashian is famed for her flawless make-up. And now, fans can learn how to recreate her beauty look by attending her make-up masterclass. There is however, one catch – a ticket for the class costs $800. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Kim is starring in Mario's masterclass The reality TV star is the special guest in the upcoming class, hosted by her longtime make-up artist Mario Dedivanovic. Announcing the news that she was to be the star of the class, Kim posted a picture of the invite to Twitter. "Make Up Class Alert Mario & I will be in LA July 25th to

  • Jennifer Lawrence pictured house-hunting with handsome new bodyguard

    Jennifer Lawrence is used to turning heads wherever she goes, and the same was true as she stepped out in Tribeca on Wednesday. On this occasion, however, she had a bit of competition – from her handsome new bodyguard. Jennifer, 24, was escorted around the cobbled streets of the Manhattan neighbourhood by a mystery man US Weekly have identified as Greg Lenz. "Jennifer likes the hot ones!" an insider said of the Oscar winner, adding that the star was in downtown New York to go apartment shopping. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Jennifer Lawrence pictured with her handsome new bodyguard in Tribeca

  • Randy Rogers' daughter passes away at 6 days old

    Country singer Randy Rogers and his wife Chelsea are mourning the loss of their baby daughter Rumer Rain, who died just six days after she was born. Randy himself announced the tragic news on local radio station 93Q Country. "Rumer passed away last night," he said. "She died after a week-long battle with a very rare condition. She died in our arms and in no pain. She was absolutely beautiful in every way. Her brain however was very sick." Randy and Chelsea shared a touching photo of their newborn daughter Following Randy's radio appearance, his band posted a message on their Facebook

  • Sophia Bush and boyfriend Jesse Lee Soffer break up

    Sophia Bush and her boyfriend Jesse Lee Soffer have ended their relationship. The couple, who co-star in TV series Chicago Fire, reportedly separated after dating for around a year. While neither Sophia nor Jesse has spoken out about the split, a source told JustJared that the pair had simply "grew apart". "Sophia and Jesse just didn't work out," the source said. "They dated for about a year and then grew apart. They're still friends though." CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Sophia Bush and her boyfriend Jesse Lee Soffer have reportedly split The couple had always kept their relationship low profile and it only emerged

  • 5 things you should know about IVF

    With celebrities Kim Kardashian and Julia Bradbury recently speaking out about their struggles to get pregnant, In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) has gathered more and more attention in the press. However, the procedure is still often by myths and inaccurate information. Dr Xavier Santamaria, a leading Gynaecologist at IVI Fertility, provides the key facts every couple should know before considering IVF and egg-freezing: CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY IVF is often shrouded in myths and inaccuracies 1. You can have IVF using donated eggs and/or sperm Dr Santamaria says: "For some, the hope of having children is diminished by unforeseeable circumstances, such as developing

  • Mark Wright and Michelle Keegan swim with sharks on honeymoon

    Newlyweds Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright had a close encounter with some hammerhead sharks during their Dubai honeymoon - and they didn't even know about it. Television presenter Mark shared a photo from a scuba diving trip on Instagram, telling fans they hadn't been aware that the shark was behind them. "Now I know why the camera man stopped us turning around!! Just had this sent to me @michkeegan we never knew #hammerhead," Mark captioned the photo. Now I know why the camera man stopped us turning around !! Just had this sent to me @michkeegan we never knew #hammerhead A

  • Coleen and Wayne Rooney celebrate 7th wedding anniversary

    It has been seven years since Wayne and Coleen Rooney tied the knot, but they are just as in love as ever. Coleen tweeted in honour of their wedding anniversary on Friday, sharing an old photo from their special day. "7 years today!!" she captioned the image of herself and Wayne kissing and holding hands on the dance floor at their nuptials. The image gave fans the opportunity to get another glimpse at the stunning Marchesa wedding gown she wore for her big day, designed by Georgina Chapman. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Wayne and Coleen Rooney celebrate their wedding anniversary on Friday Wayne

  • Sofia Hellqvist dazzles at pre-wedding dinner

    Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist have made their first appearance to kick off their wedding weekend. The couple stepped out in the harbour of Stockholm on Friday night along with other members of the royal family and guests for a private dinner ahead of the official ceremony on Saturday, 13 June. Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist arriving at their pre-wedding dinner Though it's not official quite yet, Sofia looked every bit the princess as she dazzled in a blue floor-length Zuhair Murad gown that featured an embellished bodice with short sleeves. Her future husband looked dapper in a classic

  • Event planner Colin Cowie: 6 ways to plan your own celebrity dream wedding

    While most people can only dream of holding über-lavish nuptials like the stars, there are some surprisingly simple ways to incorporate A-list elements into your own special day. As we await Sweden's Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist's spectacular royal wedding this weekend, HELLO! asked wedding planner and partner of the Hard Rock All Inclusive Collection Colin Cowie to give us six key ways to make your wedding feel like a celebrity's big day. CLICK ON BRIDE AND GROOM AMAL AND GEORGE FOR COLIN'S SIX TIPS As you check out Colin's great advice, remember there are plenty of stars who can provide inspiration, from

  • Swedish royal wedding: meet the famous chefs of the evening

    A day before the world gets to see Prince Carl Philip marry Sofia Hellqvist in a lavish ceremony, more details are being revealed, this time about the decadent dining. Not just any caterer would do for the Swedish royal wedding, which is why Mathias Dahlgren, the only Scandinavian chef with a prestigious three Michelin star rating, is at the helm of the meal for the big day. The chef is owner of two highly regarded Stockholm restaurants, both in the Grand Hôtel: two star-rated Matsalen and one star-rated Matbaren. Carl Philip and Sofia will be married on June 13 Photo:

  • Lionel Richie sings Princess Diana's favorite song for Prince William

    Lionel Richie made a charity event he was attending on Thursday with Prince William a bit more special by sharing a story about Princess Diana. There to help raise money for Jewish Care, which supports people suffering from diseases such as dementia, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's, the legendary performer brought up a memory of his own and serenaded the future King with the song "Hello," telling the audience that it was the late Princess' favorite song. Lionel Richie spoke of meeting Princess Diana at a concert in London Photo: Getty Images "Many years ago I had the pleasure of meeting Princess Diana

  • Duchess of Cornwall reveals quirky baked-bean clutch at charity event

    When it comes to the Duchess of Cornwall's fashion sense we can always expect to see elegant, which is why she turned heads on Thursday when she stepped out at charity event with a quirky new accessory. Donning a blue dress, white blazer and pearls, Camilla paired her classic ensemble with a unique sequined clutch bag shaped like a can of baked beans.The glitzy number was created by British label The Rodnik Band and showed off a side of the royal we haven't seen before when it comes to fashion.The glitzy bag has been created by The Rodnik Band

  • King Felipe of Spain strips sister Infanta Cristina of her title

    Spain's King Felipe VI has issued a decree stripping his younger sister Infanta Cristina, currently facing charges of tax evasion, of her title as Duchess of Palma. The Palace announced that the decree to revoke her right to use the title, signed by the King and Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, came into effect at midnight on June 11.Cristina's lawyer stressed that his client is "in complete agreement" with her brother's decision, and that she communicated her desire to give her title voluntarily "days ago."In December, a judge ruled that Cristina could be tried on two counts of being