• Ellen DeGeneres reveals that her father Elliott has died

    Ellen DeGeneres has confirmed that her father, Elliott DeGeneres, has passed away at the age of 92. The Ellen DeGeneres Show host shared the sad news with her audience during Thursday's show, and paid tribute to her dad, a former insurance salesman. "Before we go to break, there's something else I want to talk about. I mentioned yesterday when I was talking about all the mudslides that are going on in my community of Montecito, which is heartbreaking, I said that I had a lot going on in my life. In addition to what's going on in Montecito, I

  • Angelina Jolie romantically linked to Cambodian filmmaker

    It's been 16 months since Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt announced their separation, and this week the actress found herself at the centre of new romance rumours. It was suggested that the star had started dating Cambodian filmmaker and lyricist PraCh Ly – but according to People magazine, the rapper is just a "friend". The publication further stated that Angelina " isn't dating anyone and won't be for a very long time", with her focus solely on her children. Angelina and PraCh are thought to have been introduced through Loung Ung, the human rights activists and author behind the book,

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  • Kanye West says prefers Kim Kardashian's blonde hair

    Kanye West is a big fan of wife Kim Kardashian's light blonde hair. Reality TV personality Kim is known for her signature wavy brunette locks but has been experimenting with bold colours in recent months, stepping out at New York Fashion Week in September with silver hair. Kim is currently rocking platinum blonde tresses and may maintain the look permanently if Kanye has anything to do with it. "@KimKardashian does Kanye prefer dark or blonde hair?" a fan asked the 37-year-old on Twitter on Tuesday (09Jan18), to which she later replied: "Both but maybe a little more blonde." Kim Kardashian's

  • WATCH: One year update on the twins who were reunited after being adopted separately

    One year ago, there wasn't a dry eye in the house when twin girls Audrey and Gracie, who were adopted from China by two different families in the US, were reunited for the first time ever on Good Morning America. Now, the US breakfast show has given an update on their lives in the past 12 months. READ: Man makes his garden shed the number one restaurant in London on TripAdvisor The girls were reunited a year ago The girls' families have managed to meet up four times in the last year, have taken a trip to Sea World, and arranged it so

  • Flashback Friday: Princess Anne and daughter Zara enjoy ski break

    This year marks HELLO!'s 30th birthday and, to celebrate, we will be publishing some of our best-loved covers each week in the magazine and online. To kick off the celebrations, we start by looking back to January 1989, when Princess Anne and her daughter – a young Zara Phillips – were pictured on a ski break. The mother-daughter bond has only grown since and the family often features as part of our unrivalled coverage. Last week, Zara, 36, and her husband Mike Tindall, 39, made the happy announcement that they are expecting their second child. A Buckingham Palace spokesman said:

  • Facebook announces big changes to its news feed

    Facebook is set to make some major changes to its news feed to ensure that posts from businesses and brands are less prominent. In a public message, Mark Zuckerberg said the social media site would be emphasising "meaningful social interactions" over "relevant content", meaning videos, photos and posts shared by businesses and media outlets – dubbed public content – would be de-prioritised in favour of content produced by the user's family and friends. There will also be fewer videos, which Facebook considers "passive". Organisations may see the popularity of the posts decrease as a result, the company has acknowledged, confirming

  • Jada Pinkett Smith unveils dramatic new hairstyle

    Jada Pinkett Smith has decided to switch things up! Taking to Twitter this week, the 46-year-old unveiled a dramatic new hairstyle to her followers. She proudly flaunted her edgy asymmetrical bob, captioning a picture: "Then came 2018." Her husband Will Smith certainly approved of the new look, taking to his Instagram page to show off his wife's daring style. "I love her new cut, I had to show y'all," he said. Fans immediately rushed to post complimentary comments, with one writing: "Looking fabulous Jada!! I love it too!" Another remarked: "It's beautiful! We love you Jada & Will." Jada Pinkett Smith

  • Peter Andre goes back in time with retro haircut

    Peter Andre has experimented with many different hairstyles over the years, and he took a trip down memory lane on Thursday to share a photo on Instagram of his younger-looking self rocking a seriously retro 'do. Alongside the photo, the Mysterious Girl singer joked to his followers: "#throwbackthursday Don’t ask cos I just can't explain." The image delighted his fans, who had plenty to say about his longer hairstyle. One wrote: "It's funny when we look back at our hairstyles we look younger now," while another said: "Ohhh my!" A third added: "My God Peter what a transformation to

  • Gary Barlow celebrates 18th wedding anniversary with throwback photo

    Congratulations to Gary Barlow and his wife Dawn, who are celebrating their 18th wedding anniversary! In celebration of their special day, the Take That star took to Instagram to share a rare throwback photo of the couple together, which was taken more than 20 years ago. The image shows the couple sitting on a sofa, with their arms wrapped around each other and smiling up at the camera. Alongside the picture, Gary wrote: "Happy wedding anniversary Mrs B. 18 fabulous years together. Stronger than we've ever been. Here's to the rest of our lives. Pic taken 1995 #foreverlove." Gary Barlow has shared

  • What is Japanese flu? The signs and symptoms you need to know

    The UK has been hit with a wave of flu this winter, with experts warning that it could be the worst flu outbreak for 50 years. And while Australian Flu has been sweeping across the nation, another strain – Japanese flu - has also become more prominent, with a huge rise in cases. We round up all you need to know about Japanese flu, and the symptoms you should be aware of. What is Japanese flu? There are two main types of flu – A and B. Japanese flu is a type B strain, which means it can only affect humans

  • Winner of Critics Choice Award Best Young Performer steals the show

    Brooklynn Prince, seven, was in tears of joy after accepting the Critics' Choice Award for Best Young Performer on Thursday night. The adorable youngster received the award for her performance in The Florida Project, and was emotional as her dad helped her up the stairs to receive her award. While crying, she said: "All the nominees are great and we should all go out and get ice cream after this. [To] all my voters... you guys are so awesome, thank you so much."  WATCH: One year update on the twins who were reunited after being adopted separately Brooklynn cried as she accepted

  • The Queen's jewels were kept safe in a biscuit tin during the war

    The royal family's Crown Jewels were hidden in a biscuit tin during the Second World War, a new documentary has revealed. By orders from King George VI, the precious stones were buried under a sally port at Windsor Castle – a secret exit from the castle used in times of emergency. The jewels, including the Black Prince's Ruby from the Imperial State Crown, were taken from London to Berkshire during the war, for fear they would fall into Nazi hands in the event of an invasion. A new BBC documentary, The Coronation, reveals the true story. The Queen, who stars in

  • Tom Hanks reveals that he auditioned for Mamma Mia!

    Tom Hanks might be an Oscar-winning actor - but, according to the star, his singing voice wouldn't win any awards! In Friday night's episode of The Graham Norton Show, the Forrest Gump actor revealed that he actually tried out for a role in the popular 2008 musical film, Mamma Mia alongside Meryl Streep.   READ: Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson admit they are 'cool' grandparents Tom opened up about working with Meryl When Tom was asked if he had ever worked with Meryl before, he explained: "There was never a whiff of it before, but I was a producer of Mamma Mia! and I

  • Ewan McGregor kisses girlfriend Mary Elizabeth Winstead after Critics' Choice Awards win

    It's official! Ewan McGregor was seen kissing new girlfriend Mary Elizabeth Winstead at the Critics' Choice Awards after he scooped the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie for his role in Fargo on Thursday evening. Shortly after he was announced as the winner, the 46-year-old quickly gave his new girlfriend a passionate embrace as he made his way to the podium. Ewan McGregor and Mary Elizabeth Winstead at the Critics' Choice Awards READ: Ewan McGregor thanks estranged wife and new girlfriend for Golden Globes 2018 win Overcome with joy, Ewan thanked his co-stars and the crew - and

  • Tess Daly is a natural beauty during family holiday in Miami

    The warm weather certainly suits Tess Daly! The TV presenter's natural beauty was the envy of fans on social media after she shared a beach snapshot, which was taken during a recent family holiday to Miami. In the photo, Vernon Kay's wife looked flawless with a sun-kissed complexion, tinted lipstick and a pair of oversized black shades, while her trademark blonde hair tumbled past her shoulders in loose waves. STORY: Every product used on Emma Willis' face - including £5 eyelashes! Tess Daly looked gorgeous while on holiday in Miami Tess – who looked stylish in an oversized pink shirt and a

  • You could stay at this Game of Thrones ice hotel in Finland

    Game of Thrones fans already dreading the year-long wait until the final season airs need to book a trip to Finland, pronto! An amazing GOT-themed ice hotel has opened in Lapland, complete with White Walkers, dragons and intricate ice sculptures depicting scenes from the hit show. However, bookings for the hotel are only available until 8 April, after which it will melt away. The hotel was built in collaboration with HBO, the television network behind the series, and is located at Lapland Hotels SnowVillage. Carved entirely out of ice and snow, the 14 bedrooms and ten suites each have incredible

  • Binky Felstead looks unrecognisable in her old school photo!

    Joshua Patterson delighted fans this week by sharing a photo of partner Binky Felstead taken during her time at school. The photo shows a much-younger Binky posing in her maroon and grey school uniform, wearing glasses and sporting a fringe cut just above her eyes. "Guess who????" Josh captioned the throwback photo. "I think she'll make you suffer for this," one follower joked, while another added: "I can't believe this is Binky!" A third added: "I think Binky looks cute! We all have those dreaded awful school photos, but look how gorgeous she is right now!" Josh Patterson shared one of Binky's old

  • Harrods reveal plans to remove Princess Diana and Dodi Fayed statue

    Harrods have confirmed plans to take down their statue of Princess Diana and Dodi Fayed. The memorial was erected by Dodi's father Mohamed Al-Fayed, following the death of his 42-year-old son and the People's Princess. Over the years, shoppers and fans have flocked to the Knightsbridge department store to see the statue, which is entitled 'Innocent Victims'. The bronze design shows Diana and Dodi dancing under the wings of a flying albatross, a bird that is said to symbolise the Holy Spirit. Dodi's father commissioned his close friend William Mitchell to create the sculpture to keep the couple's "spirit alive".

  • This is what happens next in Emmerdale after shock White family car crash

    Emmerdale fans were left in shock on Thursday night after two core members of the White family were killed off in explosive scenes. It was revealed by the end of the episode that both Lawrence and Chrissie didn’t survive the car crash caused by Lachlan – who grabbed the wheel of the car and steered it into a lorry to get revenge on his mother. The devastation instantly killed Lawrence, and although Chrissie regained consciousness, she later passed away with her son by her side. Rebecca, meanwhile, was rushed to hospital, where she remains critical in a coma. CLICK HERE

  • WATCH: Mark Wright branded 'riff-raff' by Hugh Grant

    He's currently rubbing shoulders with some of the biggest names in Hollywood. And this week, Mark Wright had a funny run-in with fellow Brit Hugh Grant. During an interview for his show, Extra, the former TOWIE star was branded "riff-raff" by the Love Actually star who is busy promoting Padddington 2 - however, it was all in jest! It came as Mark remarked to Hugh: "I'm from London too but we kind of speak a little different. People from my neck of woods would say you speak like a royal compared to me." Hugh Grant called Mark Wright 'riff-raff' Michelle Keegan

  • QUIZ: How well do you know Princess Charlotte?

    Princess Charlotte is having quite a busy time at the moment after starting nursery school in early January and, if you're anything like us, you have been 'awww-ing' over her adorable school snaps ever since they were released by Kensington Palace! The little royal started at Willcocks Nursery School after her parents felt "it was ideal as a first step for Princess Charlotte's early education and they were impressed by the team that work there". READ: All the ways Princess Charlotte is taking after the Queen Although Charlotte is just two-years-old, the cute toddler has already joined her parents for several official visits around the

  • How to achieve Meghan Markle's make-up free look!

    Meghan Markle never fails to look polished and poised, with a stunning beauty look that make-up addicts have been quick to emulate. Perhaps the most distinctive thing about the actress' make-up is that she prefers an incredibly natural look, enhanced by glowing skin and beautiful bold eyebrows. We spoke to two beauty industry professionals to get the low-down on Meghan's fresh face, and their top tips on how we can recreate her look... Meghan has flawless, fresh skin and amazing brows  Brow Expert Samantha Trace said: "Meghan Markle is a true natural beauty, from her glowing Californian skin tone, to her trademark freckles

  • The best vegan options available at your favourite chain restaurants

    As more people choose to go vegan or simply cut down on their meat and dairy intake, many high street restaurants have increased their offering of vegan food, with everything from dairy-free pizza to vegan Chinese meals now easily accessible. We've rounded up some of the best vegan options available at your favourite chain restaurants, including Nando's, Wagamama and Pizza Express. WAGAMAMA Wagamama launched its first vegan menu in 2017, and it features a number of options that everyone will love. From a vegan Pad Thai to curries and noodles, the menu has proved hugely popular, and we can see why! MORE:

  • New ways to work ultra violet make-up

    In December, hair institute Pantone announced its 2018 Colour of the Year was Ultra Violet and we were all pretty excited. "A dramatically provocative and thoughtful purple shade, #UltraViolet communicates originality, ingenuity and visionary thinking that points us to the future," said Pantone on the official announcement on Instagram. #UltraViolet makes a statement, whether it's one of tradition and elegance or unexpected boldness." Kerry Washington stunnded in the bold shade  The regal hue has had an interesting history and became a symbol for the suffragette movement, signifying loyalty and dignity. Blondie and Madonna rocked it in the eighties and Christina Aguilera showed us how

  • Meghan Markle's prom photo has resurfaced – and she wore a tiara!

    Meghan Markle was born to be royal! A photo of the former Suits actress attending her prom has resurfaced, and shows Meghan wearing a glittering tiara shortly after being crowned Homecoming Queen. Prince Harry's fiancée is her typical gorgeous self in the snap posted by Twitter user, Meghans Mirror. The royal-to-be wears a strapless lilac gown and proudly holds a bouquet of flowers as she stands next to her date. Fans loved the old picture as they dubbed Meghan the "perfect queen" and commented that they can't wait to see her in a real tiara. "It's not fair that she

  • Dancing On Ice commentator quits show after one episode

    Dancing on Ice commentator Matt Chapman has bowed out of the show after just one episode. A spokesperson for the ice skating reality competition confirmed to the MailOnline that Matt had decided to quit, explaining: "We can confirm that Matt Chapman has left the show, and wish him all the very best and look forward to him reporting at ITV Racing at Warwick this weekend." Matt will be replaced by talkSPORT's Sam Matterface. READ: Holly Willoughby reveals her 'dress of dreams' on Dancing on Ice Matt has stepped down  Speaking to The Sun, Matt said: "I've decided to hang up my skates, leave the

  • Alexandra Burke reveals she's missing her mum in emotional social media post

    Alexandra Burke has paid an emotional tribute to her late mother, Melissa Bell. Taking to her Instagram page this week, the Strictly star revealed she was missing her mum after confirming her engagement to Josh Ginnelly. "If I had one wish..," she said alongside one throwback picture, while also posting a heartfelt quote which read: "I miss you. My mind knows that you are in a better place where there is no pain. You are at peace. Alexandra Burke posted a lovely throwback of her mum Melissa Bell WATCH: Home Sweet Home with Strictly Come Dancing star Alexandra Burke "I understand that,

  • Rylan Clark 'absolutely disgusted' at Rebekah Shelton's death hoax

    Rylan Clark has reached out to former Big Brother contestant Rebekah Shelton after reports of her death, which made national news, was actually a result of her Twitter account being hacked. The reality star posted a video on Twitter confirming she was still alive, and admitted she had "been through hell", due to the false announcement. The former This Morning presenter, who had previously tweeted a tribute to the star, wrote: "Absolutely disgusted someone would do that. Glad you're well @MissRShelton." Rebekah appeared on Big Brother in 2009 as Rodrigo Lopes before transitioning in 2012, changing her name to Rebekah Shelton. I’m

  • The best places for celebrity spotting in West Hollywood

    With awards season well and truly underway, there's no better time to do some star-spotting in Los Angeles! More celebrities descend upon the city than ever at this time of year, with the bars, hotels and restaurants of West Hollywood regularly playing host to A-Listers including Jennifer Aniston, George Clooney and Hugh Grant while tucking in to your dinner or ordering a cocktail at the bar. RESTAURANTS: Craig's restaurant Craig’s has long been a celebrity hotspot in West Hollywood, and offers something for every appetite, from upscale comfort food to vegan specialities. Craig's has been frequented by everyone from the

  • Strictly's Gemma Atkinson reunites with Gorka Marquez – see the photos

    Gemma Atkinson is loving her Strictly Come Dancing reunion! The soap star, who is preparing for the Strictly tour, has been sharing photos of her old gang, including her rumoured love interest Gorka Marquez. Photos and videos posted on her Instagram page show the pair joking around during rehearsals; Gorka seems to heavily feature on the actress' social media account. The Emmerdale star, 33, uploaded a video of herself and Gorka, 27, singing along to Downtown as they took a break from training. Another picture from earlier this week showed Gemma and Gorka catching up over dinner, with the blonde

  • David Beckham reveals his favourite beauty item he can't live without - and it's surprising!

    He's one of the world's most famous superstars with an incredible portfolio in sport, fashion and film! But now, David Beckham has provided fans a glimpse into how he maintains his handsome good looks. The 42-year-old, who has announced the launch of his new grooming brand House 99, revealed the one beauty product he relies on in order to stay looking young – the "occasional" face mask. "One thing I do love is a face mask," he told the American edition of Esquire magazine. "Which I do in private, and definitely don't put on Instagram! You know, getting in

  • Megan Fox shares rare snap of youngest son, Journey River

    Meghan Fox has shared a gorgeous photo of her youngest son, Journey River. In the cute snap, the proud mum is smiling to the camera with her one-year-old in a baby carrier and her mum, Gloria. Noting the similarities between herself and her mum, she captioned the snap: "Clone wars." Fans were quick to gush over her baby son, who was smiling for the camera, with one writing: "What a beautiful baby," while another wrote: "OMG! What an absolutely gorgeous baby." GALLERY: Megan Fox's best ever beauty moments Megan shared a snap of herself with her mum and baby Journey The mother-of-three recently opened

  • Tamzin Outhwaite reveals how she starts the day with daughter Florence

    Tamzin Outhwaite's daughter Florence is the sweetest! The EastEnders actress, who plays Mel Owen in the BBC One soap, took to her Instagram account on Thursday to tell fans that her daughter had set her alarm so that she could do yoga with her mum before she left for work. Holly Willoughby's cousin-in-law posted a photo of herself dressed in a grey T-shirt by Selfish Mother, adorned with the word 'Mother', writing besides it: "This morning my 9 yr old set an alarm for 6am so we could do yoga together, by candlelight as it was dark ,before I