Judge Rinder has revealed that he received some heartbreaking news ahead of his final Strictly performance on Sunday night. The 38-year-old, who became the eleventh celebrity to leave the competition, fought back tears as he admitted on It Takes Two that he had found out shortly before his elimination dance that somebody close to him had died. Sitting with dance partner Oksana Platero by his side, he told Zoe Ball: "Someone I really love in my life passed away, and earlier in the day I got a text message saying this was her favourite song. Genuinely." CLICK TO VIEW
Carol McGiffin has revealed that her younger sister has been diagnosed with terminal cancer – less than a year after the former Loose Women star managed to beat the disease. The 56-year-old presenter spoke of her heartache after Tracy was told she has an incurable cancer after finding found a lump in her breast three months ago. Carol - who was diagnosed with breast cancer in April 2014, and given the all-clear in September 2015 after six rounds of chemotherapy and a mastectomy - told Best magazine that the family are unsure how long Tracy, 53, has left, but
It's the cult beauty trend which has taken over the world, with masses of makeup lovers doing everything they can to get complexion-perfect and blemish-free skin. K-beauty, aka Korean beauty, has fast become the huge phenomenon thanks to its focus on making products based on good health, hydration and a lack of pigment. Known for their intense 10-12 step skincare regime, there's lots about the Korean outlook on beauty to be admired, while many of us in the UK use a maximum of three with the trusty mantra, "cleanse, tone and moisturise!" K-beauty, aka Korean beauty, has fast become the huge
Prince Harry reportedly took a detour to spend some precious time with girlfriend Meghan Markle following his two-week tour of the Caribbean. The Prince had been due to fly straight back from Barbados to London on Sunday, ahead of an official engagement on Wednesday. But instead he made the decision to travel 1,700 miles to see Meghan in Canada, spending Sunday night and Monday at her home in Toronto, the Sun reports. The 32-year-old's last-minute dash to be by Meghan's side is perhaps indicative of how important the relationship is to him. Numerous sources have stated that Harry is "head
Reese Witherspoon gets real about parenting: 'If you aren't yelling at your kids, you're not spending enough time with them'
She might be a world famous actress, but for Reese Witherspoon family always comes first. The 40-year-old recently opened up about the pressures of parenting, and revealed that sometimes tough love is the best way to raise her three children. "We have rules around the house," she told Entertainment Tonight. "I always say if you aren't yelling at your kids you're not spending enough time with them. [I'm] just telling everyone to clean up all the time." The American star - who is currently promoting new musical Sing, which also stars Matthew McConaughey and Scarlett Johansson - is mother to 17-year-old
Andy Murray recently made the trip back to Scotland for a very special occasion – his father's wedding. The World Number 1 tennis star attended the intimate ceremony and watched as his dad Willie exchanged vows with long-term partner Sam Watson. The ceremony took place at Cromlix House, the luxury five-star hotel that Andy owns, located three miles from Dunblane where he grew up. Andy, 29, was joined by his brother Jamie, 30, and both looked dapper in tartan kilts, white shirts, waistcoats and black bow ties. The ceremony took place at Andy's hotel, Cromlix House The venue holds a special
Jennifer Aniston has big holiday plans with her husband Justin Theroux. "He is the life of the party," Jen, 47, told Entertainment Tonight on Sunday. "People are very bummed when he's not there, which makes me feel great." The Office Christmas Party star and Justin, who has been away filming in Germany, will have more time to spend with each other this holiday season. "He's been gone for so much of the year, it'll be nice to actually [be together]," she said. "He came back for Thanksgiving, so we're excited just to have another holiday." CLICK FOR FULL GALLERY Jennifer called
Being a prince has its pros and cons, just ask Prince Harry! The British royal got candid about his royal life during an impromptu interview with a young girl on December 4 during his visit to Joshua House Children's Home in Guyana on the final day of his royal tour of the Caribbean. When asked what it's like to rule a country, the 32-year-old replied, "Firstly, I definitely don’t rule the country," adding, "What’s it like being a prince? Good and bad." CLICK FOR FULL GALLERY Photo: Chris Radburn He explained, "There’s lots of privilege of course, but with privilege comes a lot of responsibility.
Saint West is feeling the love on his first birthday! Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's baby boy may not be old enough to read the messages on social media, but that isn't stoping his family from taking to their accounts to shower him with wishes. On Monday, Kris Jenner posted a sweet picture of her fifth grandchild smiling next to the message. "Happy birthday to our sweet little angel, Saint. #family #love #happybirthdaysaint #saintwest." CLICK FOR FULL GALLERYSaint West celebrated his first birthday on December 5 Photo: Instagram/@jonathancheban While Saint's mother, Kim, 36, has remained off of social media since
Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella were walking in a winter wonderland this weekend. The royal twins along with their parents – Princess Charlene and Prince Albert – paid a visit to Monaco’s Christmas Village on Saturday, December 3. CLICK FOR FULL GALLERY Photo: Eric Mathon / Palais Princier The Monaco siblings looked adorable for the outing sporting light wash denim jeans and coordinating black puffer coats. Gabriella, proving to be a little style icon in the making, opted for outerwear that featured a fur-lined hood and cuffs. The little Princess wore her curly, golden locks swept up into two red ribbon-clad pigtails. PRINCESS GABRIELLA AND PRINCE JACQUES'S
Lee and Whitney Carter's marriage troubles are set to reach a dramatic climax this festive season. EastEnders actors Shona McGarty and Danny-Boy Hatchard have opened up about their characters' hard-hitting Christmas storyline, which will see Lee buckle under the pressure of spiralling debts and depression, while Whitney remains unaware of his struggles. "Over Christmas it will come to a head," Shona told the Radio Times. "I feel very sorry for Lee. He's trapped by this belief that men shouldn't show their emotions too much, so Whitney is oblivious. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Shona McGarty and Danny-Boy Hatchard have opened
Holly Willoughby has managed to grab a selfie with the Queen... sort of. The presenter shared a photo on Instagram with Her Royal Highness, declaring it her "favourite selfie!!!!" Holly was posing with a waxwork figure of the 90-year-old monarch, who was dressed in very festive gear – a woolly winter jumper that featured a corgi on it. Other members of the royal family were also kitted out including Prince Philip, Prince Harry, Prince Charles and Camilla, and Prince William and Kate, who shared a cosy double-jumper between them. Holly posed with a waxwork figure of the Queen The waxworks were so
Santa will be making a special appearance in the night sky ahead of Christmas this year! Head outside on December 21st and you'll be able to spot his sleigh or, to be more exact, the International Space Station gliding above Earth. The ISS will be crossing over the UK in the lead-up to Christmas, appearing as a bright light in the sky – so if you're looking for a fun family night out, head out into the garden with your little ones and let them marvel as 'Santa' passes by! Some parents may remember the ISS from last year, when it coincidentally
Paloma Faith is a first-time mummy! The 35-year-old singer has welcomed her child with boyfriend Leyman Lahcine. Paloma announced the happy news to fans in a handwritten note posted on her Instagram page, revealing that despite a "difficult" delivery her newborn had arrived safe and sound. "After a difficult birth resulting in an emergency caesarean I gave birth to my first child with whom I am over the moon, in love and delighted. What a trip!" she wrote. "It was all with the help of some incredible doctors, midwives and nurses at UCH NHS Hospital. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Paloma
Ronan and Storm Keating announce they are expecting their first baby together: 'We are overwhelmed with happiness'
Huge congratulations to Ronan and Storm Keating! The couple have announced they are expecting their first baby together. The new arrival will be the fourth child for the Boyzone singer and the first for his wife Taking to her blog on Tuesday afternoon, Storm shared the happy news and said they were "overwhelmed with happiness". "On the 17th August in 2010, my husband and I became friends," she wrote. "On the same day five years later we became husband and wife. We're now very excited to announce that a year later (and again to the exact date) we became parents-to-be!! And so
Peter Vaughan has passed away at the age of 93. The actor, who starred in Game of Thrones, died with his family by his side on Tuesday morning. Confirming the news in a statement, his agent Sally Long-Innes said: "This is to confirm that very sadly Peter Vaughan passed away at approximately 10.30 this morning. He died peacefully with his family around him." CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Peter Vaughan has died aged 93 Throughout his 75 year career Peter worked alongside the likes of Frank Sinatra and Ronnie Barker, and had roles in TV shows Citizen Smith, Chancer and
She is known for her ever-perfect appearance on the X Factor, showing that her fashion choices are just as much a part of the show as the singing. So it's no wonder Nicole Scherzinger has a dedicated beauty regime and a large team behind her red carpet-worthy ensembles. Speaking in an exclusive interview with HELLO! Online, the 38-year-old - who is looking after the Boys' category this year - opened up about the creative process behind her look. "I like to switch it up depending on how I feel," she confessed. "It also depends on the themes, for example if its
Ever since Madonna announced that she would be joining James Corden for Carpool Karaoke, fans have been eagerly awaiting a glimpse of the pair's car ride – and now the wait is over! The teaser trailer for the segment has landed, and it's every bit as exciting as anticipated. Looking effortlessly cool in a leather biker jacket, the 58-year-old joins the Late Late Show presenter in belting out some of her biggest hits including Vogue – and they have had fans in giggles by striking a series of impressive poses in homage to the song's iconic video. Showing off her
A bride in Brazil was tragically killed after the helicopter that was taking her to her wedding crashed. Rosemeire Nascimento da Silva, 32, had planned to surprise her fiancé Udirley Damasceno and their 300 guests by flying into the venue on the outskirts of São Paulo city. Police are investigating the cause of the crash, but it's been reported that the plane may have hit a tree due to poor weather and visibility conditions. A bride in Brazil was tragically killed en route to her wedding Fire engines rushed to the scene but sadly all four passengers died – the
Actress Tina Hobley is still coping with the injuries she sustained from a horrific fall she suffered in Channel 4's The Jump, and continues to look for ways to improve her health and wellbeing. Her latest endeavour saw her heading to the SHA Wellness Clinic in Alicante – and here she shares her experience exclusively with HELLO!... "Still recovering from the injuries I sustained from The Jump, when I first heard about the SHA Wellness Clinic in Alicante I just had to give it a try. The clinic describes itself as an international pioneering wellness clinic dedicated to improving and prolonging your
Award season is just around the corner and with it is music's biggest night: the Grammy Awards. Leading the pack with nine nominations for the 2017 show is none other than Beyoncé. Not far behind the Lemonade artist are Drake,Rihanna and Kanye West, who scored eight nods apiece. The 59th annual Grammy Awards will be a duel of the divas as Beyoncé goes up against Adele in the Record of the Year, Song of the Year and Album of the Year categories. Fans will have to wait and see who takes the top honors when the show airs live February
Alec Baldwin on how it went from 'love at first sight' with Hilaria to raising three kids under three
Alec Baldwin and his adorable brood are the stars of HOLA! USA’s new December/January issue. The SNL star and his wife Hilaria Baldwin, along with their three children – Carmen, Rafael and Leonardo – opened up their New York City home to HELLO!’s sister brand to chat about their relationship and raising bilingual kids. The 58-year-old admitted that it was love at first site when he first spotted his future wife at a NYC restaurant. “As far as love at first sight, it was for me, but I think a lot of people have fallen in love at first sight with Hilaria,” Alec said. “I’m in a
The Victoria's Secret Angels share their favorite sights in the city of lights.