Alexandra Burke has paid tribute to her "beautiful mother", Soul II Soul singer Melissa Bell, who sadly passed away on Monday at the age of 53. The Strictly Come Dancing contestant broke the news in a statement shared on Twitter. She wrote: "It is with the heaviest and saddest of hearts that the family inform you that our beautiful, funny and loving mum, Melissa Bell, has passed away. Our beautiful mother gained her wings on Monday 28th August 2017, a day that has changed our lives forever.
"We will never forget her unconditional love, support, charisma, strength and courage throughout
Hollywood is sending support to those affected by Hurricane Harvey's devastating destruction. Stars like Beyoncé, Kate Hudson, Sandra Bullock and the Kardashian family were among the flurry of famous folks who quickly reacted to the destroyed coastal area of Texas, which has left at least five dead and thousands of people displaced. As the storm settled over the Lone Star state this past weekend, celebrities took action and inspired their fans to help.
Sandra Bullock donated to the Red Cross Harvey relief effort Photo: Getty Images
Sandra Bullock did her part by making a huge donation to the relief effort. The
Rebecca Adlington is making the most of her free time! The former Olympic swimmer has jetted off to sunny Mexico with fellow swimmer and "best mate" Thomas Haffield, and recently took to her Twitter page to share envy-inducing snaps from the vacation. One photo sees the pair posing in the cockpit of a plane, with the mother-of-one writing: "Such an amazing start to the holiday!! Thank you so much to the @thomsonholidays airline crew, so helpful and lovely! Me and @thomashaffield managed to land the plane safely."
Such an amazing start to the holiday!! Thank you so much to the @thomsonholidays
SPOILER ALERT FOR MONDAY NIGHT'S GBBO!
The premiere of The Great British Bake Off aired on Channel 4 on Tuesday evening, introducing viewers for the first time to the show's new presenters, Sandi Toksvig and Noel Fielding, and judge, Prue Leith, as well as the 12 new competitors. Fans of the show took to social media to discuss the first series without Mel Giedroyc, Sue Perkins and Mary Berry. One wrote: "One minute in and I feel like I'm cheating on Mary, Mel and Sue," while another joked: "Just imagine the group chat between Mary, Mel and Sue right now... #GBBO."
There's no denying she has an incredibly close bond with her lookalike daughter, Ava. In a new interview, Reese Witherspoon confessed that both she and her daughter will find it hard when the teenager has to move out of home for university next year. Speaking to Entertainment Tonight, the 41-year-old actress admitted: ''She's my best friend and we do everything together, it's going to be hard for her to leave! But I have another year.''
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The Legally Blonde actress, who shares 17-year-old Ava with former partner Ryan
Josh Duhamel has shared an adorable video showing his son celebrating his fourth birthday! In the video, Axl Jack - who Josh shares with wife, Fergie - can be seen dancing with his dad while at his birthday party. The sweet youngster is clearly imitating his famous father in the clip, and hilariously attempts to copy Josh's breakdancing skills. The Life As We Know It actor captioned the post: "I can't think of a better way to celebrate a 4th birthday. Happy Birthday Axlito!"
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I can't think of a better way to celebrate a
Businessman and socialite Sir David Tang has died at the age of 63. The news was broken by Ewan Venters, CEO of Fortnum & Mason, who said he had been informed by David's wife, Lady Lucy Tang. "He was one of life's unique people who had an extraordinary network of people from all walks of life," Mr Venters said. "He was a very generous, kind-hearted, spirited individual. Personally, I think the world is a little duller for the loss of David and at such a relatively young age."
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Simon Cowell's son Eric is one budding artist! The three-year-old has proudly posed for a photo, showing off his masterpiece at an arts and crafts workshop in Los Angeles. Eric was enjoying a playdate with his friend Coco, the daughter of Terri Seymour, when the Extra host uploaded the sweet snap on Instagram, writing "#Art Tuesday."
The youngsters, who are one year apart, were too cute beaming at the camera and presenting their colourful artwork to Terri. "Gorgeous picture of the both of them," one fan wrote, while another commented: "Aww.... soo cute and wonderful art." Eric and Coco are
Emma and Matt Willis are seriously cute! The popular celebrity couple posed for a fun selfie before watching the final episode of Game of Thrones on Tuesday night. In the picture, the loved-up pair looked thrilled to be spending quality time together, resulting in many fans to brand them "couple goals". Emma, who looked stunning with minimal make-up, uploaded the sweet snap on her Instagram account, captioned: "Our we're about to watch the final ep of #gameofthrones face. Something tells me we won't look so happy at the end of it..." Followers were quick to comment on the photo,
Patrick J. Adams steps on to the set of Suits,
he is first and foremost Mike Ross, but during the week of shooting the 100
episode, which airs on August 30, he also had another important role –
director. Though he’s been in this coveted position before, this time it was
his job to make sure all the scenes were the best they could be. “Being a
director is more macro; I get to think about a lot of moving pieces at once,”
HELLO! earlier this summer. “I’m a Virgo; I naturally love to
organize things. I get to have control over things