It stands to reason that Kirk Douglas has outlived his contemporaries. In his movies, whether playing a detective, gunfighter or boxer, he was usually the last man standing. On 9 December, the ragman's-son-turned-movie-star will celebrate his 100th birthday surrounded by his Oscar-winning Hollywood dynasty, including his son Michael Douglas and daughter-in-law Catherine Zeta-Jones. Ahead of the milestone the Wall Street star said his father was "doing great", while Catherine recently enthused that her father-in-law was "as handsome and charming as ever". The Hollywood titan does indeed retain a twinkle in his eye and a ready wit. Told he is a
Kate Moss has once again dazzled fans! The British model, who is known for her rock and roll persona, stepped into the shoes of Elvis Presley for the music video for his track, The Wonder of You. The 42-year-old filmed scenes for the promo, which features The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, at London's Abbey Road Studios. Showing off a rock chick vibe, Kate dressed her lean and slender frame in a black leather jumpsuit, which was inspired by Elvis's iconic suit from his 1968 Comeback Special. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Kate Moss stars in the new video for Elvis Presley's song The Wonder Of You With her blonde
Liam Payne has defended his girlfriend Cheryl following comments made by Louis Walsh. At a photocall on Thursday, Louis – joined by his X Factor group 5 After Midnight – was asked how he would react if Cheryl was to return to the talent show. "Well Simon wouldn't invite Cheryl back because he have Nicole," he abruptly replied. "We have Nicole and Sharon so we don't need another girl." He then lent forward and playfully slapped the reporter's arm, adding: "No silly questions, seriously. It's not about Cheryl, don't be stupid man." CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Louis Walsh angered Liam Payne with comments
With excitement building ahead of the release of Fifty Shades Darker, fans were treated to a special surprise of Friday when Taylor Swift unveiled one of the tracks from the soundtrack. The 26-year-old singer revealed she has teamed up with former One Direction star Zayn Malik for the new song, entitled I Don't Wanna Live Forever. Taking to her social media pages, the American pop princess shared a teaser clip alongside the hashtags #fiftyshadesdarker and #idontwannaliveforever. Meanwhile, 23-year-old Zayn opted to share a black and white picture of the two stars in his announcement. The Polaroid picture sees the British singer cuddled up to a
Lee Ryan shares his favourite Christmas memories as he becomes HELLO!’s Christmas Pudding for Great Ormond Street
It may come as a surprise to fans of Blue that fun-loving singer Lee Ryan is planning a quiet Christmas, but for the family-focused star there’s nothing better than spending the festive season with his loved ones. “It’s just me and my mum this Christmas Day, so we’ve decided not to cook; we’ll go the pub and let someone else cook for us,” says Lee in his Christmas message for HELLO!, adding that Christmas morning is reserved for his son Rayn, eight. “I’ll be with my little boy in the morning opening presents,” he says, “then come down
Carrie Fisher recently revealed that she had an affair with Harrison Ford back in the 1970s in her tell-all memoir The Princess Diarist, and the star has now opened up about the surprise media attention that surrounded the story at the time, calling the reaction "a little embarrassing." Chatting during an interview onThe Graham Norton Show, the actress admitted that she didn't expect the revelation that she had a brief affair with the Indiana Jones actor when he was 34 and she was 19 would be of such interest. "I had no idea it would cause such a sensation," she admitted.
Christmas this year will be "bittersweet" for Celine Dion. The star is preparing to celebrate her first festive holiday without her husband René Angélil, who passed away from throat cancer in January at the age of 73. "I can't believe it's going to be a year that my husband passed," Celine shared in a new interview with Page Six. "I don't know when Santa Claus is coming, but if I had a wish to make this year, can you just tell him to take his time? I'm not ready." Celine Dion is preparing for her first Christmas without husband René Angélil Celine and René,
Peter Andre has finally revealed the name of his newborn son. The 43-year-old took to his Twitter page on Thursday - two weeks after his baby boy's arrival - to make the big announcement, revealing he and his wife Emily MacDonagh have named their youngest child Theodore James Andre, or Theo for short. "Theo it is then. Or Theodore James Andre (a) to be precise," he shared with his followers. The couple's new bundle of joy is a baby brother to Emily and Peter's two-year-old daughter Amelia, as well as Junior, 11, and Princess, nine, from the TV presenter's
Kate Hudson is not only dedicated to helping women live an active lifestyle, but she also wants us to look and feel great while doing so with her Fabletics fitness line. Knowing all too well how difficult it can be to find the time and the motivation to exercise, the actress has shared the secrets to her healthy routine. Take note! How do you keep motivated? I really like to mix it up—variety keeps me present, motivated and stops me from falling into a fitness rut. I'm definitely a nature girl, so when I can get
Brave Shannen Doherty shares touching photo during second radiation treatment: 'None of this is easy'
Shannen Doherty has praised her medical team for all their help throughout her cancer treatment. Taking to her social media sites on Thursday, the 45-year-old shared a picture from her second radiation treatment where she thanked the staff for their continued support through this "difficult" time. "Another day of radiation," she wrote in her lengthy post. "Meet Anna and Vince, 2 members of my radiation team. They make a concerted effort to talk to me and show me what's going on in this process so I don't feel so out of control in it. Never be too timid to
Friends in high places! Nicole Scherzinger has revealed that Victoria Beckham has approached her about performing a duet with son Cruz Beckham. The 38-year-old X Factor star said she thought it would be "cool" to team up with the 11-year-old, who released his debut single, If Every Day Was Christmas earlier this week. Speaking to the Sun, Nicole said: "Victoria was just telling me about her son the other day. He's just doing it all himself and she's supporting him. It's great. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Cruz Beckham released his debut single, If Every Day Was Christmas, earlier
One Direction star Louis Tomlinson's mother Johannah Deakin has died after a battle with leukaemia, it was confirmed on Friday. The 42-year-old passed away in the early hours of Wednesday. She leaves behind six other children, Lottie, 18, Felicite, 16, twins Daisy and Phoebe, both 12, and twins Ernest and Doris, both aged two. In a statement released to HELLO! Online, her family said: "It is with immeasurable sadness that Johannah Deakin’s family said goodbye to Johannah in the early hours of Wednesday 7th December 2016. Earlier this year Johannah was diagnosed with a very aggressive form of leukaemia that required immediate
With just 15 days left to go before Christmas Eve, now is the best time to really convince your little ones that that helpful Elf on the Shelf is keeping his eye on who is on the nice list to report back to Santa Claus himself! That being said, it doesn't mean that the Elf can't get into some mischief himself! Here are our favourite ideas on how you can make the elf's adventures truly convincing! Buffy star Sarah Michelle Geller is a huge advocate of the Elf on the Shelf for her two children, Charlotte and Rocky, and set
Cheryl and Zayn Malik lead tributes to Louis Tomlinson's mother Johannah Deakin: 'My heart breaks for you'
Cheryl and Zayn Malik have paid tribute to Louis Tomlinson's mother Johannah Deakin, who passed away in the early hours of Wednesday after a battle with leukaemia. Taking to her Twitter page on Friday after the news was released, the former X Factor judge wrote: "My heart breaks for you. I am so sorry. My thoughts are with you and your loved ones at this incredibly tragic time." Moments later, Cheryl's boyfriend and Louis' One Direction bandmate Liam Payne took to Twitter to post a heartfelt note, which which read: "Louis, I'm so sorry for you my brother my heart aches for you, just know
If you fancy a long break from work but just can't afford losing all of your holiday days in one go, we have the answer! Using bank holiday days and weekends combined with booking just nine days off work could mean that you get an incredible 18 days off, all in one go! So if you would like to best part of a month away from the office, here's how to take advantage of the bank holidays in the best way. All you need to do is book holiday from April 18 to 28. Make the most out of your bank
Olympic star Chris Mears has dived into his charity role with Great Ormond Street Hospital and Children’s Charity this year, meeting children and their families on visits throughout the festive season. It’s no wonder that the 23-year-old diver, who this year won gold for Team GB in the synchronised 3m-springboard event with Jack Laugher, was so keen to get on board with HELLO!’s campaign for the children’s hospital. “I wanted to wish you all a wonderful Christmas from Great Ormond Street,” Chris said in his message for HELLO! readers. “Your donations will help to make a huge
It sounds like Ryan Gosling’s daughters have yet to learn about the joys of writing letters to Santa! The La La Land star opened up about his and Eva Mendes’ little girls, Esmeralda, two, and Amada, seven months, during an appearance on the Ellen DeGeneres Show Friday. When asked if the actor’s daughters were excited for Christmas, Ryan answered: "I think so. I hope so. Es was a little too young last year, but this year I hope so," he added. "I don't think she understands that she can ask for anything yet. It's a real sweet spot where we can give her anything!" Ryan opened
One of the challenges when it comes to Christmas music is finding new tunes. There are only a finite number of traditional carols, hymns and songs, most of which are as overdone as a holiday turkey forgotten in the oven. So it’s always a treat to come upon creative new offerings. This week, two playful and slyly humorous tracks by The Killers and Major Lazer offer something completely different in the festive music category. The Killers: "I'll Be Home for Christmas" For the last decade, The Killers have released Christmas singles, including "Joel the Lump of Coal," "I Feel It In My
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Are you ready to take the tiara to the next level? Following the cue of fashion queens like Rihanna, Taylor Swift and Katy Perry, we can set off our wardrobes with the most hedonistic hair accessory to date: crowns. CLICK HERE FOR FULL GALLERY Crowns can add the luxe finishing touch to a party outfit or bridal look, as seen in Viktoria Novak's couture wedding crown collection (above) Photo: Viktoria Novak “Crowns are wearable every day for every occasion,” Australia's queen of crown design, Viktoria Novak told HELLO!. “It's now the norm, just like shoes and handbags.”Shop the look: the Rosantica 'Vanusita'
The Queen of recycling strikes again! Kate Middleton stepped out on Thursday for the annual Diplomatic Reception at Buckingham Palace donning a previously worn gown by go-to designer Jenny Packham and the Cambridge Lover's Knot Tiara, which she wore to the diplomatic event last year.The Duchess of Cambridge dazzled alongside Queen Elizabeth, who stood in the center wearing a dress by Angela Kelly, in addition to her husband Prince William, Prince Philip, Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall in a new portrait released by Buckingham Palace.CLICK FOR FULL GALLERYPhoto: Dominic Lipinski PA Wire/PA ImagesThe photo was taken ahead
Kate Middleton and the Cambridge Lover's Knot Tiara: The history behind the stunning royal headpiece
Kate Middleton dazzled on Thursday evening wearing a tiara for the fifth time in public at the 2016 Diplomatic Reception held at Buckingham Palace. The 34-year-old wowed at the annual event stepping out in a previously worn red gown by Jenny Packham gown and diamond chandelier earrings, which she topped off with the Cambridge Lover's Knot Tiara. The sparkling headpiece was a favorite of Prince William's late mother Princess Diana, which was a wedding gift from the Queen in 1981. The stunning piece was created by jewelers Garrard in 1914 for Queen Mary, from pearls and diamonds already in her