• Strictly viewers outraged over Davood Ghadami's dance-off

    There was a surprise in store for Strictly Come Dancing viewers on Sunday as it was revealed that Davood Ghadami would be competing in the dance-off challenge, despite being one of the strongest dancers in the competition. Twitter was awash with messages from fans expressing their shock and outrage that the EastEnders actor and his partner Nadiya Bychkova would be going head-to-head with Good Morning Britain's Charlotte Hawkins and Brendan Cole, with many stating that Davood did not deserve to be in the bottom two. "Don't worry Davood, you'll make it through," one tweeted. "It's an injustice for you to be

  • Is Brendan Cole set to leave Strictly after 15 years?

    After 15 years on the show, Brendan Cole has become a firm favourite amongst the fans of Strictly Come Dancing. But he sparked speculation he is set to leave the BBC programme by delivering a lengthy speech as he and partner Charlotte Hawkins became the third couple to leave the 2017 series on Sunday night. Visibly emotional, the 41-year-old reflected on his time in the competition with Good Morning Britain's Charlotte. "Quite often you stand in this position and you go, 'Hey, it was our time to go', and perhaps today it was our time to go," he said. "Not

  • James Corden apologises after facing backlash for Harvey Weinstein jokes

    James Corden has issued an apology after making a series of jokes about Harvey Weinstein. The TV star faced a backlash following his appearance as the host of the AmfAR Gala in LA at the weekend, where he remarked upon the ongoing sexual harassment scandal involving the Hollywood film producer. According to Variety, the 39-year-old told the audience: "This is a beautiful room. It's a beautiful night here in LA. So beautiful, Harvey Weinstein has already asked tonight up to his hotel to give him a massage." Amid some nervous laughter, he then continued, saying: "I don't know whether that

  • Hollyoaks star Lysette Anthony says she was assaulted by Harvey Weinstein

    Hollyoaks actress Lysette Anthony has accused Harvey Weinstein of subjecting her to years of sexual harassment. In an essay penned in the Sunday Times, Lysette revealed that that she first met Harvey in 1982, and said the pair were on friendly terms before he allegedly forced himself on her in her home. READ: James Corden apologises after facing backlash for Harvey Weinstein jokes Lysette said: "The lunches were invariably in hotel suites but I felt comfortable in Harvey’s company. We had become friends." She then detailed her first experience of sexual harassment, explaining: "The next thing I knew he was half undressed and

  • Ruth Langsford makes huge blunder ahead of Strictly results show

    Ruth Langsford broke Strictly Come Dancing's cardinal rule on Saturday when she accidentally revealed the results of the show before it aired. The This Morning host survived another week on the BBC dance competition and couldn't contain her excitement as she took to Twitter to write: "We're through to next week… Yaaaaay! Thank you so much x x." Ruth, 57, also uploaded a short video on Facebook, and continued to enthuse: "Just wanted to say, thank you, thank you, thank you so much for voting to keep me in Strictly Come Dancing." She added: "I'm just having the best time.

  • Martine McCutcheon opens up about father's abuse: 'He threatened to drop me off a balcony'

    Martine McCutcheon has opened up about the horrors of her "difficult" childhood, claiming her parents' dysfunctional relationship had a huge effect on her upbringing. In a candid interview with The Guardian, the former EastEnders actress revealed her father, Thomas Hemmings, took drugs and alcohol which fuelled his anger. "Mum suffered domestic abuse at his hands and, when I was a baby, he threatened to drop me over a balcony when he was high," she shared. Despite the apparent abuse, Martine described her dad as a "handsome and charismatic" man. She added: "Beautiful women fell at his feet. Mum was

  • Piers Morgan pokes fun at Charlotte Hawkins following Strictly exit

    Charlotte Hawkins made an emotional return to Good Morning Britain on Monday, following her exit from Strictly Come Dancing. The TV star struggled to hold back her tears as she discussed her departure from the BBC dance show with Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid, saying: "I am trying to keep it together, but it is a difficult morning. I'm sad that it's all over. It's like they say, you have this crazy, sparkly, magical world and you spend so much time in it. It gives you so much life, you're so full of energy working towards a challenge like

  • Does Ioan Gruffudd look familiar? The Liar star had huge role in Titanic

    If Ioan Gruffudd, who plays Andrew Earlham in Liar, looks familiar, it's most likely because he once starred opposite Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet in the blockbuster smash hit, Titanic! The Welsh actor, who recently described his character in the ITV drama as "the most hated man in Britain", once starred in the fifth highest-grossing film of all time when he was just 24. In the film Ioan plays Harold Lowe, a level-headed officer who organises the lifeboats to go back and search for survivors, eventually finding and rescuing Rose (Kate Winslet). READ: Titanic stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet and Billy

  • Scarlett Moffatt recalls terrifying cancer scare when she was just 11

    Scarlett Moffatt has recalled the horrific moment she was told she could have cancer. The I'm a Celebrity winner confessed she was only 11 years old when doctors suggested she could be suffering from leukaemia after she was diagnosed with Bell's palsy, a facial paralysis. In her new book - Me Life Story: Sofa So Good - which has been serialised in The Mirror, the 26-year-old revealed how the news had a "heartbreaking" effect on her parents - especially since her father previously battled a rare skin cancer. "I had no idea what any of the words meant. It's

  • Memories of Princess Diana competition: the winners are revealed

    In August, we hosted a Memories of Diana competition on HELLO! Online, asking readers to share their favourite memories of the late People's Princess. We can now announce that three royal fans – who had the honour of meeting Diana in person – have won the competition. David Butler, Dave Seow and Lisa MacLennan will each be treated to an afternoon tea for two at the Royal Garden Hotel, right next to Diana's former residence, Kensington Palace. David Butler, from Leeds, was fortunate to meet Diana various times over the years. In December 1992, he presented the royal with a

  • Sean Hughes has passed away aged 51

    Sean Hughes has tragically passed away aged just 51. The comedian, who was best known for his sitcom, Sean's Show and as a team captain on Never Mind the Buzzcocks, reportedly suffered from liver cirrhosis, and suffered a cardiac arrest after being rushed to hospital on Monday.  READ: In memoriam: Stars we've lost in 2017 Sean passed away ged 51  The Irish comedian was a successful stand-up, and one of the youngest comedians to win the Perrier Award back in 1990 with A One Night Stand with Sean Hughs. His former promoter, Richard Bucknall, paid tribute to Sean, telling Beyond the Joke: "He

  • Kate and her tiny baby bump make surprise appearance at Paddington

    The Duchess of Cambridge and her tiny baby bump made a surprise appearance at Paddington on Monday morning, accompanying Prince William and Prince Harry on an engagement. Kate, who is still suffering from morning sickness, was not previously announced to be attending but it appears the Duchess was well enough to step out. A Kensington Palace spokeswoman had said that Kate, 35, is "better but she's still suffering". Wearing a pink Orla Kiely dress, Kate looked lovely as she arrived at Paddington train station to meet the cast and crew from the movie Paddington II, including Hugh Bonneville. The royals

  • Davina McCall reveals menopause has improved her love life with husband Matthew Robertson

    Davina McCall has credited the menopause for having a positive effect on her marriage to husband Matthew Robertson. The Long Lost Family presenter, who turned 50 on Monday, claimed that taking replacement drug HRT has made her feel sexier than ever and has revitalised her libido. Speaking candidly in The Telegraph's Stella magazine, Davina revealed: "All my symptoms stopped overnight. I'm not endorsing it. It was a personal decision. I feel, in a funny way, it's almost more attractive that I can't have children, because now I don't need to take contraception." She added: "There's a certain friskiness that comes about

  • Donna Air and James Middleton are still 'very much together'

    Reports that Donna Air and James Middleton have split are untrue, a friend of the couple has confirmed to HELLO!. Following recent speculation that James and Donna have ended their four-year romance, a friend confirmed that the pair are still "very much together", saying: "They are really happy in their relationship, and, like many couples who have been together for a long time, they are working out the next steps." Donna, 38, and 30-year-old James – the younger brother of Kate and Pippa Middleton - met in February 2013 when they were introduced at exclusive private members' club No 5 Hertford

  • Victoria Beckham 'so happy' to have all her sons back

    Reunited at last! Victoria Beckham has joined her son Brooklyn in New York City and she has never been happier. Brooklyn recently moved to the Big Apple from London to study photography at Parsons School of Design, and it was precious moments like this that the family will treasure forever. The mum-of-four shared a sweet snap of her three sons with Brooklyn, 18, in the middle and Romeo, 15, and Cruz, 12, both wrapping their arms around him as they enjoyed a family meal together. Delighted to have all of her sons in the same room, Victoria captioned the

  • Made in Chelsea's Louise Thompson gives us a sneak peek into this season

    It's all laughs and giggles in the upcoming series of Made in Chelsea. Reality TV star Louise Thompson has spoken exclusively to HELLO! and given us a sneak peak into what we can expect from this season. "Filming was actually obscure," said Louise. "Ryan doing press ups with me over his head whilst I'm lying in a plank position and my brother was in the house next door in the garden." The Chelsea beauty, 27, added: "I'm just bobbing over the fence. We do mess around with it." Decked out in her new Louise Thompson Edit collection for Kate Hudson's

  • Find out why Kate Winslet refused to thank Harvey Weinstein for her Oscar win

    Kate Winslet has opened up about her decision not to thank Harvey Weinstein in her Oscar acceptance speech back in 2009. Chatting to the LA Times about the film producer, she said that omitting him from her speech was "absolutely deliberate". She said: "That was deliberate. That was absolutely deliberate. I remember being told, 'Make sure you thank Harvey if you win'. And I remember turning around and saying, 'No I won't. No I won't.' And it was nothing to do with not being grateful. If people aren't well-behaved, why would I thank him?" READ: Kate Winslet reveals how often she weighs

  • Fitness fanatic Made in Chelsea's Louise Thompson reveals her guilty pleasure

    Louise Thompson is embracing the healthier side of life by being everyone's fitspiration along with her boyfriend Ryan Libbey. But the body goals star admits her guilty pleasures are cooking shows including Great British Bake Off. Speaking exclusively to HELLO! at the launch of her Fabletics clothing range, Louise said: "I like something I can learn from and can put into practise." Wearing her fitness attire from the Fabletics range, she added: "MasterChef, Great British Bake Off and I really loved where the professional chefs had to create for the big banquet, Great British Menu." The Made in Chelsea star

  • Stacey Solomon praised by fans as she admits she 'hates' her nose

    Stacey Solomon has posted a heartfelt Instagram post in which she details her insecurities over her nose. The Loose Women panellist, 28, admitted that despite being more confident about herself, she still feels conscious about her image. Alongside a picture of her face, Stacey wrote: "Sometimes the things we are most insecure about can become our best friends. I used to hate my side profile because of my nose and be so sad I didn't have a smooth cute button pixie nose (which is what I thought was the ultimate sign of beauty). Stacey has opened up about her insecurities STORY: Stacey

  • Ed Sheeran rushed to hospital after being knocked off his bike

    Ed Sheeran has been rushed to hospital after being knocked off his bike in London. Taking to Instagram, the Shape of You singer uploaded a photo of his right arm – which he usually plays his guitar with – in a cast, while his left arm was secured in a sling. "I've had a bit of a bicycle accident and I'm currently waiting on some medical advice, which may affect some of my upcoming shows. Please stay tuned for further news. Ed x," he wrote. Ed to star in The Simpsons! The pop artist is due to fly to Asia to

  • Coronation Street stars glam up for a night in London

    Over the weekend, popular stars from hit ITV soap Coronation Street flocked to London to enjoy a well-deserved night out in the capital. Cast including Catherine Tyldesley, who plays Eva Price, Jennie McAlpine, who plays Fizz Brown, and Jenny Connor actress Sally Ann Matthews, were in the capital for a friend's wedding – and it certainly looked like they had fun! Catherine posted a number of photos from the evening over on her Instagram account, including images of her getting ready, and one of her and Jennie posing by the River Thames. Catherine looked gorgeous in a burgundy playsuit featuring

  • Kate reveals her favourite thing about being a Princess

    Many youngsters wonder what it's like to be a princess, and on Monday, Kate indulged two schoolgirls as she revealed her favourite thing about being a member of the royal family. The Duchess of Cambridge, who was on an engagement at Paddington train station, spoke to Amelia Kubas, seven, and ten-year-old Mahira Gazi, both from Portway Primary School, in Stratford, east London. The two girls told the Duchess they are helped by Place2Be, a mental health charity that provides in-school support for children and has Kate as its royal patron. Mahira, who described the royal encounter as "mind-blowing", said: "I

  • Rihanna on the struggles of dressing her 'fluctuating' body: 'I pay attention every day'

    She may be one of the world's most loved singing sensations, but even stars like Rihanna have hang ups. In a new candid interview with The Cut, the 29-year-old admitted that she feels very conscious of her "fluctuating body type", claiming she regularly has to dress differently to accommodate. "I actually have had the pleasure of a fluctuating body type, where one day I can literally fit into something that is bodycon, and then the next day - the next week - I need something oversized; I need a little crop here and a high-waist there to hide that

  • Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander 'secretly tie the knot'

    Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander reportedly tied the knot over the weekend in Ibiza. The newlywed sweethearts were spotted on the Spanish island wearing wedding bands, and appeared to be enjoying a post-wedding brunch with family and friends. Michael, 40, and his 29-year-old Oscar-winning wife appeared to be glowing as their loved ones joined them for the occasion. The couple are yet to officially confirm their marriage but The Sun previously revealed their plans to wed in a secret ceremony in Ibiza. A source revealed at the time: "Guests have been told to arrive in Ibiza on a certain date

  • How will the Liar finale end? Read viewers' top theories

    Tonight is the finale of Liar and Joanne Froggatt has promised fans a "satisfactory" ending to the ITV thriller, as well as hinting at a second series of the show. Chatting about the TV show to Radio Times, the Downton Abbey actress has promised fans they'll get what they want: "There is a very satisfactory conclusion at the end of these six episodes. It doesn't leave you going, 'Ugh! I've just watched six and now there might be some more, but I haven't got my ending'." So what could happen to Laura and Andrew in tonight's final episode? Twitter

  • James and Ola Jordan have some exciting news!

    James and Ola Jordan have revealed that they are going on tour! The couple, who came to fame on Strictly Come Dancing, will visit cities all over the UK to tell their own love story through dance – exactly 18 years to the month since the first met! The pair will be joined by a cast of dancer, and the autobiographical production will including plenty of routines centered on the loved-up pair's romantic history, beginning in Blackpool in March 2018. READ: Is Brendan Cole set to leave Strictly after 15 years? The pair have announced exciting news The pair, who met in 2000

  • Victoria Christmas special: first look at Jenna Coleman and Tom Hughes

    It's all about to become extremely exciting for Victoria fans as a Christmas special will be debuting on our screens. Victoria's second season recently came to an intense end as we were all left stunned watching the closing scene. But hold tight, the ITV drama appears to have more harrowing scenes to come for the festive celebration. A short but dramatic trailer that premiered at the end of the last episode showed some intense scenes. There appears to be heartbreak in the distance as Victoria can be seen clutching onto her husband, crying in the freezing cold. The trailer implies

  • FIRST LOOK: Olly Murs takes his seat on The Voice UK's judging panel

    Olly Murs has officially joined returning coaches will.i.am, Sir Tom Jones and Jennifer Hudson on the superstar judging panel in the upcoming series of The Voice UK. The first picture of the new-look coaching panel in their famous red chairs has been released to mark the beginning of filming of the Blind auditions in Salford, which kicked off this weekend. Over the next few days, the coaches will begin their search for Britain's best new vocal talent, with the winner scooping a life changing recording contract with music giant Polydor. The first picture of the new-look coaching panel for The

  • Fiancée to Amazon boss Lila Feinberg cancels wedding amid sexual harassment claims

    Lila Feinberg, the fiancée of disgraced Amazon Studios boss Roy Price, has called off their wedding amid sexual harassment claims. The couple were due to marry next month at the Carlyle Hotel in New York, but Roy was recently suspended after Isa Hackett – daughter of author Philip K. Dick – alleged that Roy made sexually suggestive comments to her. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Lila has called off the wedding. She was due to wear a custom dress by Marchesa – the label owned by Harvey Weinstein's wife Georgina Chapman, who has since left the director. She and Roy

  • Liz Dawn's husband reveals her heartbreaking final words

    Liz Dawn tragically passed away aged 77 on 25 September, and her husband has now opened up about his final moments with his wife. Chatting to the Sunday Mirror, Don Ibbetson, 77, revealed that before she died, the Coronation Street actress told him: "You don’t know how much I loved you, Don. I did from the very first moment we met." Don also revealed that Liz, who played Corrie icon Vera Duckworth for 34 years in the ITV soap, was very different to her alter-ego. He said: "Liz was once quoted as saying I’d never have put up with her

  • 'Really lovely' Prince Harry bonds with seriously ill children at WellChild Awards

    Prince Harry spent Monday evening with seriously ill children from across the UK, who had come to London for the annual WellChild Awards, held at the Royal Lancaster Hotel. Ahead of the ceremony, the kind-hearted royal put the youngsters at ease as he chatted with the winners before they took to the stage. Harry, who is the royal patron of the charity, later made a speech, along with presenting the award for the Most Inspiration Child.  SEE PHOTOS: Pictures from the WellChild Awards  Prince Harry promised Finley Green, seven, to replace his balloon animal  One of the children to have spent time with Harry was

  • Louis Tomlinson's son looks just like him! See rare photo

    Louis Tomlinson is the proud dad to young son Freddie Reign, and his little boy looks just like him! On Sunday, Freddie's mum, Louis' ex-girlfriend Briana Jungworth, shared a rare photo of him on her Instagram account, and fans couldn’t believe just how alike he was to his famous father. In the photo, the cute 19-month-old is pictured walking outside in Beverly Hills with his mum, who is seen with a protective arm around his leg to help support his steps. STORY: Everything you need to know about Briana Jungworth  Louis Tomlinson's ex girlfriend Briana Jungworth shared a photo of their little

  • Kate Middleton recycles Orla Kiely dress from 2012 for charity visit

    Kate Middleton is queen when it comes to recycling her looks. For a visit to north London on Tuesday, the Duchess of Cambridge opted to wear a grey Orla Kiely dress she wore previously in 2012 to the Dulwich Picture Gallery. The brunette looked just as stunning this time around in the pleated dress with black daisy appliqué by the Irish designer.CLICK HERE FOR ALL THE PHOTOS FROM HER DAY Kate looked elegant in the grey Orla Kiely dress Photo: Getty Images The 33-year-old chose some of the same accessories including black suede Jimmy Choo pumps, Links of London Hope Egg

  • Kate Middleton dances with Paddington Bear during surprise appearance: Watch

    A pregnant Kate Middleton made a surprise appearance with Prince William and Prince Harry in London on Monday morning, dropping by to visit the cast and crew from Paddington II. Duchess Kate had not been confirmed for the engagement – a Kensington Palace spokeswoman had said that Kate, 35, is "better but she's still suffering" from morning sickness – but it seems that she felt well enough to attend. Scroll down for video of Duchess Kate dancing In fact, the expectant royal even had a dance with Paddington Bear himself, with the adorable children's book character spinning the soon-to-be mom-of-three