• Frasier star John Mahoney dies aged 77

    John Mahoney, who played Martin Crane in the hit US sitcom Frasier, has passed away at the age of 77. He died on Sunday while in hospice care in Chicago. Born in Blackpool, England, John was perhaps best known for playing the father of Frasier Crane (Kelsey Grammer) and Niles Crane (David Hyde Pierce) on the long-running show, which aired for 11 seasons, from 1993 until 2004. John won a SAG award for the role, and was also nominated for two Emmys and two Golden Globes. The star moved to the States as a young man, and served three years in

  • Michael Sheen and Sarah Silverman announce split after four years: 'We have consciously uncoupled'

    Michael Sheen and Sarah Silverman have split after four years together. Sarah, 47, took to her Twitter page on Monday to announce the sad news, attributing "long-distance" as the cause of the breakup. "The great @michaelsheen & I consciously uncoupled over Christmas," she tweeted. "I mean, not 'over Christmas' - like that wasn't the fight that ended it. No fight." She added: "We just live in different countries and it got hard. Felt we should just tell y'all so u stop askin, 'How's Michael/How's Sarah?'" [sic] Michael Sheen and Sarah Silverman have ended their four-year relationship The American comedienne lives in

  • Why Laura Wright will be hitting the high notes this year

    Soprano Laura Wright has a busy year leading up to her winter wedding in December. But first there is another big date on her calendar as she will soon be putting her voice to good use – cheering on the winners at Aintree Racecourse. "I absolutely love the Grand National," says Laura who is reunited with Olympic hockey gold medallist and TV presenter Sam Quek and top jockey Katie Walsh in their roles as Ladies Day ambassadors for the Randox Health Grand National Festival in April. "We have the best time together," says Laura in an exclusive interview in this

  • Ben Affleck's father talks star's split from Jennifer Garner and battle with addiction

    Ben Affleck's father has spoken publicly about the star's split from wife Jennifer Garner in 2015, and his ongoing battle with alcohol addiction. Timothy Affleck – also a father to actor Casey Affleck – told Grazia that the pressure of Hollywood has taken its toll on both his sons, describing it as "a disgusting place". He explained, via the Mail: "You're kind of forced to develop a persona that is hard to shed and go home to your family. It affects your whole life. I think it's one of the dangers of the film industry." Reflecting on the end of

  • Caitlyn Jenner breaks her silence on daughter Kylie's baby news

    Caitlyn Jenner has finally broken her silence following her daughter Kylie Jenner's baby announcement. On Sunday, the youngest member of the Kardashian/Jenner clan confirmed that she welcomed a daughter earlier this month. Her father, formerly known as Bruce Jenner, took to Instagram to congratulate Kylie on becoming a mother by posting a sweet throwback snap of her as a baby. "My daughter just had a daughter," she wrote in the caption. "It's amazing to be by your side through this journey." Caitlyn Jenner shared her delight over daughter Kylie's baby news The 68-year-old added: "She's SO beautiful already. Can't wait to

  • Harper Beckham writes the sweetest message to her mum Victoria

    Victoria Beckham was delighted after discovering that her six-year-old daughter Harper had left her a cute handwritten message for her to wake up to earlier this week. The message read: "Dear mummy. I love you so, so, so much. Love Harper," and was accompanied by a love heart. The former Spice Girl proudly took to her Instagram Stories to share her little girl's sweet gesture with her followers. She wrote underneath the photo: "I love you so much too Harper x." Harper's handmade gifts are often displayed on both her famous parents' social media accounts, and over the past

  • Ewan McGregor's daughter shares 'nostalgic' family throwback snap on her 22nd birthday

    Ewan McGregor's eldest daughter Clara has shared a family throwback picture of herself as a baby with her parents on her 22nd birthday - just a month after her father filed for divorce from her mother Eve Mavrakis after 22 years of marriage. Taking to her Instagram page on Sunday, Clara posted the childhood snap, which sees her as a baby in her mother's arms, while the Hollywood actor stands alongside the pair with his arm wrapped lovingly around them. "Vingt-deux et nostalgique," she wrote in the caption, the French sentence translates as, "Twenty-two and nostalgic". Ewan McGregor's daughter Clara

  • Simon Thomas posts emotional video on grief following wife Gemma's death

    Simon Thomas' beloved wife Gemma tragically passed away following a short battle with cancer in November, and the grief-stricken Sky Sports presenter took to social media on Tuesday to talk to fans about just how quiet his family home is without her presence. The dad-of-one posted a video on his Instagram account, which he had recorded while sitting on the bed he had shared with his late wife. Simon explained that he was "trying to embrace the silence", and that he hadn’t been able to sleep in the room since her death, as it was "too painful". The former Blue Peter presenter