• Chart-topping DJ Avicii dead at 28 – Rita Ora and Liam Payne lead celebrity tributes

    World-famous DJ Avicii has died at the age of 28, his publicist has confirmed. The Swedish-born DJ and producer, who was best known for hits Wake Me Up and Lonely Together featuring Rita Ora, was found in Muscat, Oman – the cause of death is not yet known. Among the first to pay tribute to the star was Rita herself, who wrote on Twitter: "I have no words. I remember how amazing it was to make Lonely Together and it felt like just yesterday we were talking. Condolences to Avicii's family, friends, and the fans who supported him. May

  • Gorka Marquez posts loved-up message to girlfriend Gemma Atkinson - she's 'the best company'

    Gorka Marquez has posted another loved-up message to girlfriend Gemma Atkinson on his Instagram account, as the couple continue to spend increasing amounts of time together despite living in separate parts of the UK. "Best way to Start the weekend!!! Sun-drinks-food and the best company!!!" Gorka wrote next to a sunny snap of the happy twosome, as they smiled and posed for the camera. It looks like the couple are in London for the weekend, as they split their time between the capital and Gemma's home of Manchester.  Gorka posted the fun photo on Friday The romantic pair's adoring fans certainly

  • Revealed: the moment Ant McPartlin breaks down in tears on Britain's Got Talent

    Ant McPartlin will be seen getting very emotional on Saturday's episode of Britain's Got Talent, as the presenter meets Hollie Booth, a 13-year-old survivor of the Manchester arena attack. The brave teenager, who returned to the city to audition for the show, was protected from the blast by her aunt Kelly Brewster - but sadly suffered two broken legs in the horrific attack, and still uses a wheelchair. Taking to the stage with her dance group, she and her friends move Ant, and the judges, to tears as they dance in wheelchairs to a medley of Ariana Grande songs - wearing

  • Strictly's Craig Revel Horwood: the show 'will be better' without Brendan Cole

    Strictly Come Dancing judge Craig Revel Horwood has given his first interview since Brendan Cole's shock exit from the show, and he has some firm words for the professional dancer - reminiscent of their famous spats on the dancefloor. Craig told the Daily Mirror's Kim Carr: "Strictly will be better without Brendan." He went on to say - presumably about Brendan's reaction to his axing - "More fool him. The show’s done him wonders. It’s done us all wonders. It’s been fantastic. I would never complain about it. It’s given us all platforms on which to stand." Strictly judge Craig has

  • Verne Troyer, Mini-Me actor, dies aged 49

    Verne Troyer, the actor who played the unforgettable role of Mini-Me, has passed away at the age of 49. Sad news of his death was announced via social media on Saturday after he had been admitted to hospital earlier this month. The actor, who was 2ft 8in tall, found fame starring opposite Mike Myers in hit spy spoof movie Austin Powers. A statement was posted on Facebook by his family who confirmed he had passed away earlier in the day. "It is with great sadness and incredibly heavy hearts to write that Verne passed away today," the statement read. "Verne was