• Mel B announces death of her father: 'Be free Dad'

    Mel B has confirmed that her father, Martin Brown, has died after a five year battle with cancer. The former Spice Girl, 41, took to Instagram on Sunday to share the sad news, posting a black and white photo of her and her sister Danielle holding hands with their dad. "It is with great sadness after a 5 yr battle to multiple myeloma cancer our loving father Martin Brown passed away age 63 peacefully yesterday," Mel wrote alongside. "Both of us his children were by his side and would like to say thank you to St Gemma's and all

  • Shannen Doherty makes first public appearance after completing chemotherapy

    Shannen Doherty has made her first public appearance since competing chemotherapy last week. The 45-year-old, who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2015, was in high spirits as she hosted a gala event in LA on Saturday, stepping out in a chic black dress and with her hair fully regrown following her gruelling cancer treatment. The star was attending the Animal Hope & Wellness Foundation's first Gratitude Gala, along with her husband of five years, Kurt Iswarienko, and she told press she was feeling positive about the future. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Shannen Doherty at the gala with Animal Hope &

  • Why Emma Stone picked Emma as her stage name, and what she was nearly called

    When Emma Stone decided that she wanted to be an actress, she discovered that she wouldn't be allowed to use her real name of 'Emily' as there was already an 'Emily Stone' registered with the Screen Actor's Guild. The star has opened up about choosing her new name, revealing that she called herself 'Riley' for the first six months of her career! READ: Emma Stone's make-up artist shares her beauty secrets and tips with HELLO! Chatting to W magazine, she said: "You know, my real name is Emily. But it was taken at SAG. To ask a 16-year-old to pick a

  • Chanelle Hayes announces pregnancy after revealing fears weight gain had left her infertile

    Chanelle Hayes has revealed she is pregnant with baby number two. A spokesperson for the 29-year-old told The Sun: "I'm delighted to confirm Chanelle Hayes is pregnant with her second child. Although the news came as some surprise, Chanelle, her partner Ryan Oates and son Blakely are incredibly excited to welcome the new arrival later this year." The big announcement comes just two months after the reality star spoke of her fears that her weight gain had left her unable to conceive another child. STORY: Alex Jones reveals the name of her baby boy CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Chanelle Hayes during her

  • Madonna's adorable twins get musical! Watch the sweet video

    Madonna is so proud of her girls! The mum has shared an adorable video of her recently adopted twin daughters, Stella and Esther, trying their hand at the keyboard and making a whole lot of noise! The Papa Don't Preach singer captioned the video: "Saturday Jam! Awesome!," accompanied by several music note and smiley face emojis. Fans were quick to praise the adorable clip, with one writing: "They're so happy and always smiling!" Another added: "Such joy and happiness you have brought to their lives , continued blessings to your beautiful family." READ: Madonna secretly shared first photo of adopted

  • Orlando Bloom puts Katy Perry split behind him and attends Chris Martin's themed party

    Orlando Bloom decided to put his recent split from Katy Perry behind him as he attended Coldplay frontman Chris Martin's 40th birthday bash in Malibu, California this weekend. He was pictured looking relaxed as he made his way to the star-studded celebrations, which was themed around Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. The sighting marks the Hollywood actor's first appearance since confirming his split from the American singer last week. On Tuesday, representatives for the stars announced the sad news and, in a bid to prevent exaggerated rumours from flying around the internet, they stated: "Before rumours or falsifications

  • Why Shanghai is the perfect location for a luxury getaway

    With skyscrapers galore and an ever-growing culinary scene, Shanghai, China is a mega-watt melange of rich history and gleaming cosmopolitan pizzazz. STAY: Soaring above the Huangpu River, the Mandarin Oriental Pudong is as slick as they come. In the lobby, a show-stopping mosaic mural draws the eye upwards while contemporary artworks line the walls of every corridor. The bedrooms, enveloped in varying tones of grey, are satisfyingly spacious, there’s a dazzling subterranean pool bordered with bright white loungers and the michelin starred Yong Yi Ting restaurant - with an enticing Jiang Nan menu - is not to be missed. MORE: Find more

  • Mel C sympathises with Louis Tomlinson following airport arrest

    Mel C has said that she feels for Louis Tomlinson following his arrest at LAX airport on Friday. The 43-year-old singer, who experienced worldwide fame with the Spice Girls, was asked about Louis' altercation with a photographer and a female fan during her appearance on Good Morning Britain on Monday. Of her own run-ins with the paparazzi, Mel admitted: "It's actually, it can be quite traumatic, you know. That sounds a little bit overdramatic, but there are times – and I should imagine with Louis and what the boys have been through – that, you know, they have been

  • Emma Watson defends topless photoshoot after backlash

    Emma Watson has hit back at critics who say she has betrayed her feminist principles by posing for a revealing picture in the March issue of Vanity Fair, in which parts of her breasts were visible. The 26-year-old, who has been busy promoting Disney movie Beauty and the Beast, admitted she was surprised by the backlash. "It just always reveals to me how many misconceptions and what a misunderstanding there is about what feminism is," she told the BBC. "Feminism is about giving women choice." GALLERY: Emma's Beauty and the Beast style "Feminism is not a stick with which to beat

  • Holly Branson shares beautiful picture of her nephew after meeting him for the first time

    Holly Branson looked every inch the proud auntie as she held her newborn nephew, Bluey Branson, for the first time. Taking to her social media sites on Saturday, Richard Branson's daughter gushed with pride as she cuddled up to the family's newest addition. "Meeting my little nephew Bluey for the first time. So happy to finally get a snuggle. He's Divine. @bransonsam," she told her followers. Her brother Sam Branson and his wife Isabella Calthorpe welcomed their son in January. The new arrival is a baby brother to Sam and Isabella's two-year-old daughter Eva-Deia. Shortly after Bluey's arrival, Holly filmed

  • Steps to release new single penned by ABBA stars

    Steps have announced plans to release a new album, Tears on the Dancefloor, to celebrate their 20th anniversary. The group, comprised of Lisa Scott-Lee, Faye Tozer, Claire Richards, Ian ‘H’ Watkins and Lee Latchford-Evans, have also collaborated with ABBA's very own Bjorn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson for a single on the anticipated album. The pair, who wrote hit singles including Mamma Mia!, Dancing Queen and The Winner Takes It All, have written a song called Story of a Heart for the group, and Lisa opened up about working with the acclaimed songwriters. READ: Ian Watkins - H from Steps -

  • Joe McElderry looks unrecognisable following weight loss

    It's been almost eight years since Joe McElderry won series six of The X Factor, and he has undergone quite a transformation in that time! This week, the singer took to Instagram to share a brand new photo with fans, and bowled them over with his chiselled jawline and handsome appearance. The 25-year-old looks almost unrecognisable in the snapshot, which seems him posing for a selfie in a grey turtleneck jumper. "Wow! Looking hot!" one fan remarked, with another commenting: "Beautiful photo of you Joe x." A third simply pleaded: "Marry me!" CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Joe McElderry has stunned fans

  • Victoria Beckham reveals her favourite places to explore in the UK

    Victoria Beckham has admitted she wishes she took the opportunity to see more of the world during her time with the Spice Girls. The fashion designer said she is trying to travel more and encourages her four children to do the same – although some of her favourite places to explore are closer to home in the UK. STORY: Romeo Beckham joins Instagram "There are so many great things you can do in Britain. Museums, art galleries, the parks. You can go to the ballet," Victoria said in a new campaign for British Airways. "I feel most at home when

  • Bros cancel majority of their 2017 reunion tour

    Disappointing news for Bros fans. The recently-reformed pop group have announced they have cancelled all of their upcoming concert dates outside London and Manchester. The duo, brothers Matt and Luke Goss, had been scheduled to play a full UK tour this summer, with seven dates announced in venues around the country. But they will now just perform three concerts; two in London and one in Manchester. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Bros - Matt and Luke Goss - have cancelled the majority of their reunion tour dates A statement issued on behalf of the band said that the dates in Newcastle, Glasgow, Nottingham

  • Beauty and the Beast: Watch Ariana Grande and John Legend’s stunning music video

    Ariana Grande and John Legend's much-anticipated music video for their cover of Beauty and the Beast for the upcoming Disney film has been released, and it is simply beautiful. In the footage, which is set in the ballroom of the magical castle from the upcoming Disney remake, Ariana looks dazzling in an incredible burgundy couture gown, while John is every bit the handsome Prince in an embroidered jacket. The All of Me singer plays the piano while Ariana is joined by dancers clad in red. WATCH: Beauty and the Beast: Watch the amazing new clip The video also gives a sneak

  • Ronan Keating's wife Storm opens up about baby joy as the singer celebrates his 40th birthday

    As Ronan Keating celebrates turning 40 this year, the pop star and his wife Storm have reflected on what they are most forward to within the next the few months - the arrival of their first child together. The Boyzone singer celebrated his landmark birthday on Friday, just days after hosting his annual star-studded Emeralds and Ivy Ball. The couple welcomed hundreds of guests to the glitzy, circus-themed event, which raised more than £600,000 for Cancer Research UK and the Marie Keating Foundation, the charity set up by Ronan and his family in memory of his mother, who died

  • Jessica Knowles talks 'life threatening' sepsis nightmare

    Jessica Knowles has revealed her terrifying ordeal after being admitted to A&E with septic shock on Valentine's Day. Writing about the experience on her HELLO! blog, the mum-of-one explained: "I was admitted to a&e with septic shock. After a week of iv antibiotics, a lot of pain and scaring the hell out of my family once again, I was allowed to return home… Arriving at the hospital… I was aware something was seriously wrong. It became apparent that we were dealing with something life threatening and when I didn’t respond to 3 types of antibiotics it wasn’t looking good." Jessica

  • How to use your mobile phone as an in-car sat nav without breaking the law

    It has been over 13 years since laws were introduced to ban the use of a hand held phone while driving, however tougher penalties that have been introduced this month have left many drivers confused about what they can – and can't – do with their phone while in the car. The new crackdown on mobile phone use in the car means that many drivers are at risk of receiving a fine or even losing their licence if they are spotted using their phone. However it is still possible to use map apps on your phone as an in-car

  • will.i.am approves of Cheryl's relationship with Liam Payne, but keeps quiet on birth rumours

    The Voice UK coach will.i.am has shared his delight over close friend Cheryl's relationship with One Direction star Liam Payne, amid rumours she has given birth to their first child. Speaking on Monday's Loose Women, the American musician refused to comment on whether the baby has been born. "I don't know if she has had the baby," he admitted. "She has been keeping it private, there are no details." Cheryl and Liam Payne are expecting their first child together VIDEO: Cheryl shows off her gorgeous baby bump Commenting on the former X Factor judge's whirlwind romance with the 1D singer, will.i.am said

  • Katy Perry on her post break-up hair cut: 'I want to redefine what it means to be feminine'

    Katy Perry has spoken out about her dramatic hair transformation, saying she had wanted to experiment with a pixie cut for a long time. The Chained to the Rhythm singer, who unveiled her new look just days after confirming her split from Orlando Bloom, also said she wanted to "redefine what it means to be feminine". STORY: Katy Perry debuts dramatic hair transformation Speaking to radio host Elvis Duran at the iHeartRadio Music Awards on Sunday about the attention her hair cut had received, Katy said: "Well yeah, if you're going this extreme it should, hello! I'm trying to get

  • Chris Hemsworth shares sweet snapshot of son in protective brother mode

    Chris Hemsworth has shared an adorable snap of his twin sons Tristan and Sasha holding hands while exploring Byron Bay in Australia together. The Thor star captioned the photo: "My son said to his brother, 'Tristan hold my hand so you don't get eaten by a crocodile' #mykids #littlelegends @australia #byronbay." Fans of the actor were quick to praise Sasha's protectiveness over his brother, with one writing: "This is one of the best captions I've seen in a while!" while another added: "Awww such sweet lil Thor Jr's." READ: Chris Hemsworth shuts down reports of marriage trouble in the best

  • Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield shocked after beating Ant and Dec for 'Best Presenting Duo'

    Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield expressed their shock after they were awarded Best Presenting Duo, revealing how surprised they were to have won over Ant and Dec! The pair won the online poll from the Radio Times, and were presented by Rylan Clark during

  • Chrissy Teigen reveals struggle with postpartum depression after birth of daughter Luna

    Chrissy Teigen has spoken for the first time about her battle with postnatal depression following the birth of her daughter Luna in April 2016. The 31-year-old - who is married to American musician John Legend - opened up about her condition in a bid to help other mothers who are suffering to build up the courage to seek help. Writing in a new essay for Glamour, the model explained how she found herself struggling to do things, such as being unable to eat for days or leave the comfort of her couch. "What basically everyone around me - but

  • Holly Willoughby has the coolest squad – and even Jamie Oliver agrees!

    Holly Willoughby is one popular woman! The This Morning star took to Instagram on Monday to share a photo of her and fellow Garnier models, including Davina McCall and her good friend, Fearne Cotton. In the fun snap, all women are wearing denim and beaming at the camera – clearly having a wonderful time! Captioning the image she wrote: “Hang with the #garnierbtsgang! @davinamccall @fearnecotton@angelascanlon @daniellepeazer@esteelalonde @garnieruk.” Fans took to show their appreciation of the photo, with one writing: “What a squad!!” while another said: “What a gorgeous bunch of ladies.” Even Jamie Oliver approved, writing: “That’s a very

  • Iman shares gorgeous snap of her teenage daughter Lexi Bowie

    Iman is one proud mum! The model took to Instagram to share a beautiful photo of Lexi, her teenage daughter with the late David Bowie. Wearing a pendant necklace and nose stud, Lexi looks to have inherited her parent's sense of style, along with her mum’s model looks. Captioning the photo: “My Sunday boo! #LexiLove,” followers were quick to praise the picture, with one writing: “She’s so beautiful I’m speechless,” while another fan commented: “Beautiful…how could she not be with 2 very beautiful people as her parents.” STORY: Iman shares rare photo of beautiful daughter Lexi Bowie Iman shared a rare

  • Una Healy’s daughter Aoife is her double! See the sweet snap

    Una Healy has certainly got strong genes! The singer posted a sweet photo of herself with daughter, Aoife, on Instagram on Sunday – which caused fans to comment on their likeness. Captioning the snap, Una wrote: “Me and my favourite little girl in the world #mummydaughtertime #besties x.” In the photo, Una and her four-year-old daughter both resemble one another strongly, the same glossy long hair, along with identical smiles – and even very similar tops! One follower wrote: “She is your double,” while another branded them: “Peas in a pod.” The mum and daughter duo looked identical as they

  • Beyoncé and Blue Ivy twin in Gucci at Beauty and the Beast premiere

    Beyoncé took to her website on Monday to share photos of herself and five-year-old daughter Blue Ivy from last week’s Beauty and the Beast premiere, held at the El Capitan Theatre in Los Angeles. The expectant mum, 35, looked radiant as she posed for the fun snaps alongside her little girl. Beyonce and Blue Ivy enjoyed pulling faces at the premiere The mother-daughter duo coordinated in green Gucci dresses for their big night out in Hollywood. The Grammy winner showed off her growing baby bump wearing a floor-length emerald green cape gown that featured a low-cut neckline, while Blue wore a

  • Baby Theo shows off latest milestone, plus more of Ivanka Trump’s sweetest family moments

  • Celine Dion admits it was a hard decision to sing new song for 'Beauty and the Beast'

    Because of the success Celine Dion experienced with her 1991 hit Beauty and the Beast, it may be hard for fans to believe that she almost turned down an offer to sing a song for the new live-action film of the same name. But according to the 48-year-old, that's exactly what happened. Speaking to ET, the songstress revealed she had to think long and hard about her participation in the highly-anticipated movie because it reminded her of her late-husband, René Angélil. "My first Beauty and the Beast, the decision was made with my husband. Now I'm making decisions on

  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle: A timeline of their romance

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  • 15 buzzy spring books we can’t wait to read

    The next few months are flush with personal essays from funny women, binge-able thrillers and juicy family sagas. Get ready to curl up with a book and glass of rosé — spring reading season is on the way. – Rachel Heinrichs,

  • Adele confirms her marriage to Simon Konecki and more celebs who kept their weddings secret

    While big celebrity weddings aren't going anywhere, a much slyer trend is gaining ground among Hollywood's A-list: the secret wedding!From Olivia Palermo and Johannes Huebel, who tied the knot in a quiet park outside of New York City earlier this year, to Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck's 2005 nuptials, whose only guest was Jennifer's Alias co-star Victor Garber who officiated the ceremony, some of the biggest stars are opting to elope.Click on the photo to see which other celebrities elopedLara Bingle revealed in October 2015 that she and Sam Worthington wed in a private ceremony in December 2014Photo: Getty