• Benedict Cumberbatch makes his highly anticipated debut as Hamlet

    Benedict Cumberbatch took to the stage for the first time on Wednesday evening in his highly anticipated role of Hamlet. With some fans having queued overnight for tickets while others travelled for many miles, the pressure was on – and Benedict did not disappoint with his interpretation of the great Shakespearean character. It was the first preview performance of the play, at London's Barbican theatre, and 39-year-old Benedict wowed the audience with his portrayal of 'Hamlet in a hoodie'. CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Benedict Cumberbatch got the thumbs up from critics after his Hamlet debut The production veered from moments of laugh-out-loud

  • Zayn Malik shares first photo after Perrie Edwards split: 'LA chillin...'

    Zayn Malik isn't letting his split from Perrie Edwards get him down. The former One Direction singer shared a photo of himself "chillin" in Los Angeles on Wednesday, just one day after it emerged he had called off his engagement to the Little Mix star. The black-and-white snap shows Zayn wearing a grey T-shirt and looking serious as he gazed into the camera. "LA chillin..." he wrote in a subsequent tweet, along with a peace sign. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Zayn said he is "chillin" in Los Angeles after his split from Perrie The 22-year-old is believed to be in Los Angeles

  • Mariah Carey joined by twins Moroccan and Monroe as she gets Hollywood star

    Mariah Carey was joined by two very special guests as she received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Wednesday. The Hero singer shared the spotlight with her four-year-old twins Moroccan and Monroe, who couldn't resist cuddling up to their superstar mum during the ceremony. While Mariah posed for photos alongside her star wearing a glamorous black gown, she was surprised by son Moroccan, who toddled over over to give his mum an impromptu kiss and cuddle in the middle of the photoshoot CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Mariah Carey's son Moroccan couldn't resist giving his mum a cuddle The 45-year-old

  • Ryan Reynolds says Blake Lively was a 'superhero' during childbirth

    Ryan Reynolds may be playing a superhero in his upcoming film Deadpool, but he insists it is his wife Blake Lively who deserves the title. The 38-year-old opened up about the birth of his seven-month-old daughter James in an interview with US talk show host Conan O'Brien on Tuesday. "My wife is the real, I mean she is a mercenary," he explained. "At one point in the middle of the labour room, the doctor's cell phone went off and she said, 'Oh no. Go ahead, take a personal call. Feel free. "She was cracking jokes in the delivery room. She may

  • Robin Thicke denies engagement to new girlfriend April Love Geary

    They've been inseparable since they first started dating last November, but Robin Thicke has denied rumours that he has popped the question to his new girlfriend April Love Geary. The Blurred Lines singer was reported to have asked April to marry him after fearing he would lose her. However, according to Robin's representative, the engagement is "100 per cent not true", New York Daily News reports. The denial came after stories circulated that a besotted Robin, 38, had proposed to his model love - who is 18 years his junior. CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Robin Thicke started dating April Love Geary a

  • David Beckham flaunts new eagle tattoo: 'Rise above'

    He is believed to have about 40 tattoos but that hasn't stopped David Beckham from making another trip to the tattoo parlour. The retired football player has had a new inking of an eagle done just under his left armpit – the third in a matter of weeks. David gave fans a close-up view of his latest body art, by debuting a photo on Instagram as he usually does. "Just another... RISE ABOVE @shamrocksocialclub," he captioned the artsy shot. CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE David Beckham is believed to have about 40 tattoos The 40-year-old went back to his favourite tattoo parlour in

  • Halle Berry has lost engagement ring given to her by Olivier Martinez

    Halle Berry has reportedly lost the emerald engagement ring given to her by husband Olivier Martinez when he proposed in March 2012. According to TMZ, the silver screen beauty mislaid the stunning piece of jewellery in January 2014 during a film festival in Acapulco, Mexico. Sources told the US website that Halle thinks it slipped off her finger or someone took the ring when she put it on a table. Halle and Olivier seen together at a party in February 2015 The couple have not replaced the sparkler because they have been too busy. A few months after their French country

  • Robert Downey Jr is world's highest paid actor – again

    Robert Downey Jr has been named the world's highest paid actor for the third year in a row by Forbes magazine. The 50-year-old star took home $80million (£51million) last year, beating fellow Hollywood heavyweights including Tom Cruise, Johnny Depp and Bradley Cooper. Although Robert only appeared in two films between June 2014 to June 2015 – The Judge and Avengers: Age of Ultron – his star power helped ensure that both were big box office hits, with Avengers: Age of Ultron taking $1.4billion worldwide. Robert is also reportedly commanding a huge $40million for the upcoming Captain America: Civil War. CLICK ON

  • Tamzin Outhwaite is 'taking some time out' with daughters following divorce from Tom Ellis

    Tamzin Outhwaite has revealed she is planning to take at least a year off work to spend time with her daughters. The New Tricks actress, who filed for divorce from husband Tom Ellis in 2013, said her children are "much more important" than her career. "I'm taking some time out, having the gap year I've never had," she told The Mirror. "I'll have as much time off as it takes to hang out with the girls because it feels like they need me at the moment." The 44-year-old added that due to her filming and theatre commitments it got to the

  • Apprentice star Stuart Baggs' cause of death revealed

    Local police have confirmed that Stuart Baggs, who starred on The Apprentice in 2010, died of an asthma attack. The 27-year-old, who passed away last Thursday, had suffered the condition for years. A statement from the Isle of Man Constabulary said that the coroner found that Stuart died of natural causes. "Mr Baggs had suffered from asthma for many years and died as a result of his condition," it read. CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Stuart Baggs, 27, was best known for his amusing one-liners including "Everything I touch turns to sold" Stuart was discovered at his home in Douglas on the Isle of

  • George Cole – star of Minder – dies aged 90

    George Cole, the beloved British actor best known for playing Cockney wheeler dealer Arthur Daley in the TV show Minder, has died at the age of 90. His agent confirmed that the star had passed away at the Royal Berkshire hospital following a short illness, with wife Penny and son Toby by his side. "It is with deep regret that I have to announce the sad death of one of our most loved and respected actors," he said. CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Minder star George Cole has passed away at the age of 90 In a TV and film career spanning seven

  • Birthday girl Geri Halliwell has cake for breakfast during seaside family holiday

    Happy Birthday Geri Halliwell! The former Spice Girl celebrated her 43rd birthday on Thursday with her husband Christian Horner and daughter Bluebell on a family trip to Cornwall. The birthday girl kicked off her special day with a slice of birthday cake which she showed off to her fans on Instagram. The incredible creation was shaped to look like the beach with a blue beach hut and towel resting on top, and the words "Happy Birthday Geri" written on icing around the edge. I ate cake for breakfast! Well it's my birthday ! X A photo posted by Geri Horner (@therealgerihalliwell)

  • Jennifer Aniston denies marriage and baby adoption rumours

    Ever since her engagement to fellow actor Justin Theroux, fans have been waiting to hear the news that Jennifer Aniston and her handsome fiancé have tied the knot. The former Friends star has been the subject of two recent reports – that she and Justin have married in secret after four years together, and that the couple have also adopted a baby girl. Jennifer's spokesperson has denied the double allegations, and told Gossip Cop that the rumours are completely "made up". The California girl and her fiancé got engaged on 12 August 2012, just a couple of days after Justin's birthday.

  • Emma Watson reveals how she overcame her 'horrendous' split from Matthew Janney

    Emma Watson has opened up about her "horrendous" split from boyfriend Matt Janney in December, and revealed how travelled to a silent retreat in Canada's Rocky Mountains to help come to terms with the breakdown of the relationship. Speaking in the September issue of Vogue UK, 25-year-old Emma admitted: "I felt really uncomfortable, even before my relationship ended, I went on a silent retreat because I wanted to figure out how to be at home with myself." Emma Watson has opened up about her split from Matthew Janney Emma and Oxford rugby star Matthew split at the end of 2014 after a

  • Top 5 podcasts every bride should listen to

    Planning a wedding is simultaneously one of the most exciting and stressful times for any bride-to-be. Before you've had the chance to even step foot in a dress shop, it’s easy to lose your head in the tiniest of details and become completely overwhelmed by what seems like a never-ending to-do list. Fear not because Adam Martin, director of content at podcasting platform Acast, has shared the top five podcasts that will help every bride prepare for their big day... Save the date wedding podcast The ultimate guide to planning your wedding, Save The Date Wedding podcast, hosted by comedian Aleisha McCormack,

  • Prince Andrew shares throwback photo of Princess Beatrice ahead of her birthday

    Prince Andrew was in a reflective mood on Thursday ahead of his daughter Princess Beatrice's birthday. The Duke of York posted a sweet throwback photo of his eldest daughter as a baby on Twitter, two days before she turns 27. The black and white image shows a two-week-old Beatrice nestled in between her proud parents - Andrew and Sarah Ferguson. "#TBT Two week old @yorkiebea in 1988. HRH will celebrate her 27th birthday on Saturday #HappyBirthdayHRH," the tweet read. #TBT Two week old @yorkiebea in 1988. HRH will celebrate her 27th Birthday on Saturday #HappyBirthdayHRH pic.twitter.com/K6kq4Iw7nM — The Duke of York (@TheDukeOfYork) August

  • The Beauty Know It All: HELLO!'s beauty editor Nadine Baggott launches YouTube channel

    With over 25 years of experience in the beauty industry, it’s fair to say that HELLO!’s beauty editor Nadine Baggott really is the authority on all things make-up, skincare and hair. So beauty fans will be delighted to discover that the 53-year-old has launched a YouTube channel entitled The Beauty Know It All, where she will share all her extensive knowledge. The beauty mogul revealed that she started the channel to show women that "age is no barrier to looking and feeling great". She promises to "help you sort the fact from fiction, the good from the bad and the hyped

  • The B-52's singer Kate Pierson marries longtime girlfriend in Hawaii

    The "Love Shack" was more like the "Love Chapel" for Kate Pierson of the famed band The B-52's after she married her long-time partner Monica Coleman. The singer took to Facebook to post about the happy news and share pictures from the romantic day. “It’s official!” Kate wrote earlier this week alongside a picture of the couple in dresses and leis on the beach in Hawaii. The 67-year-old later posted a close up snap writing, "Married now! @monicanation." CLICK ON PICTURES FOR FULL GALLERY Kate and Monica dazzle in the wedding dresses for their Hawaiian nuptials Photo: Facebook/KatePierson In one final photo Kate and Monica posed alongside two topless