• Great Brits Adele and Daniel Day-Lewis score Oscar nominations

    Adele has scored her biggest career high yet, after being nominated for an Academy Award. The songstress, who has been put forward in the Best Original Song category for her 007 theme tune Skyfall, joins a handful of other Brits on the path to Oscar glory in 2013. After congratulations flooding in over Twitter, the 24-year-old thanked her fans. "Oh my god I feel like Meryl Streep!! Thank you x," she wrote. Joining her is Daniel Day-Lewis, up for Best Actor thanks to his performance in the title role of Lincoln - the US president who steered his country through the

  • Newly-single Taylor Swift's daring night out at the People's Choice Awards

    Taylor Swift was in high spirits at the People's Choice Awards on Wednesday night following her split from One Direction star Harry Styles. Showing Harry what he is missing out on, the 22-year-old country singer stunned in her first public appearance since the breakup in a very daring white Ralph Lauren gown. Taylor completed her look with a pair of turquoise earrings and an elegant up'do.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY The star didn't go home empty handed - at the awards she took the gong for Best Country Artist which was presented to her by actress Olivia Munn. After the awards and

  • Paula Hamilton fights off 'Celebrity Big Brother' boos as she loses out in first eviction

    Paula Hamilton became the first contestant to leave this year's Celebrity Big Brother house ahead of Heidi Montag, Spencer Pratt and Frankie Dettori. The 51-year-old made her exit from the Big Brother bubble to a chorus of boos. But Paula, who shied away from the crowd in stylish sunglasses for the night-time eviction, took the bad reception in her stride. Giving the crowd a thumbs-up, the contestant said to the crowd "thank you, good on you".  Paula also remained tight-lipped about the hostile welcome to life outside the Celebrity Big Brother house, and said to Brian Dowling: "People have their opinions."

  • 'Overwhelmed' Lily Cooper thanks fans for congratulations after welcoming second baby

    Lily Cooper is celebrating after adding another child to her family. The singer gave birth to her second baby with husband Sam Cooper this week, and the couple have apparently called the baby - a little girl - Marnie Rose. The baby shares Lily's middle name Rose, and pals said the first name was inspired by Alfred Hitchcock's 1964 film Marnie.   The singer expressed her gratitute after congratulations flooded in over Twitter. she wrote: "Quite overwhelmed by all the well wishing going on. THANKYOU everybody x x x" The Twitter message is an unusual step for Lily, who didn't officially confirm this new pregnancy

  • Joy as 'Emmerdale' actor Chris Bisson welcomes his first child

    Chris Bisson has just become a dad. The Emmerdale actor and his partner Rowena Finn are now the proud parents of a baby boy called Harry, who was welcomed into the world on Wednesday, January 9. Chris, best known to TV fans as Emmerdale businessman Jai Sharma, took to Twitter to share his news, saying: "Our little bundle of joy Harry weighed in at 6lb 7oz, and mum is doing great." With his small screen career well established, Chris' growing family is the perfect start to 2013.   The 37-year-old became a firm favourite during his long-standing role as Vikram Desai in British soap Coronation Street. He also appeared

  • Charlotte Casiraghi's ex Alex Dellal set to become a dad with model love

    In a few short months, Monegasque royal Charlotte Casiraghi will become an aunt when her brother Andrea and his fiancée Tatiana Santo Domingo welcome their first child. Now, news will also be reaching Charlotte that her ex-boyfriend, gallery owner Alex Delall, looks set to start a family with his model girlfriend Elisa Sednaoui.     Guests at a private dinner celebrating Tom Ford's latest runway show couldn't help but have noticed that Elisa was showing off a sizeable baby bump, seemingly confirming that she and Alex have some happy news. Since splitting with 26-year-old Charlotte in 2011, Alex has gone on

  • Adele to make post-baby comeback at the Golden Globes

    She's kept a low profile since welcoming her first baby in October, but Adele is due to make a return to the spotlight this weekend, attending the Golden Globes award ceremony on Sunday night. The executive producer of the cine event has confirmed the 24-year-old singer will be at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in LA for the ceremony, where she has been nominated for Best Original Song for her 007 theme tune Skyfall. It's not known whether her other half, Simon Konecki, will escort her on the night.   It will be the first time the notoriously private singer has been

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