• Strictly Come Dancing host Claudia Winkleman opens up about the Strictly curse

    Strictly Come Dancing host Claudia Winkleman as finally opened up about the famous 'Strictly' curse, which has seen a number of couples split after taking part in the popular BBC dance show. The TV star, who has presented the show since 2012, said she understand how "intense" the show can be, telling Digital Spy: "I understand, it's very intense. I don't believe in the curse, but I think lots of people have come in single and they might have met somebody or had a little romance." Claudia admitted the show was 'intoxicating' The mum-of-three continued: "It's intoxicating, Strictly, because you're all

  • I'm A Celebrity faces a huge fine from Australian government - find out why

    Bosses of ITV's hit show I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! have found themselves in a spot of trouble this week, and are facing huge fines for breaching traffic restrictions at the show's jungle camp in Australia. According to The Sun, council officials in the country have threatened ITV with a £110,000 bill for exceeding rules on vehicles using a nearby road. Tweed Shire Council, in New South Wales, had introduced a maximum of 80 vehicles each day after locals complained the highway was overloa­ded with trucks and trailers - but apparently the show's crew exceeded that maximum whilst filming the

  • Sam Faiers makes very exciting announcement

    Sam Faiers has some very exciting news! The star of The Mummy Diaries has announced that series one of her popular ITV show is now available to watch on Netflix. Sam tweeted the news just days after the finale of the current series aired, but some fans were quick to notice something very telling about her timing. Sam chose to reveal her news on the same day that Ferne McCann's programme, First Time Mum, returned to screens. The pair famously fell out last year and haven't been on good terms since, although Ferne has maintained her friendship with Sam's sister

  • Loose Women announces exciting new panellist: find out who it is

    Exciting news, Loose Women fans! Mel B is joining the line-up as a guest panellist for three consecutive shows next week. The former Spice Girls star will no doubt prove a big hit with viewers as she gives her forthright view on everything from fashion and politics to weird and wonderful online trends. Speaking about her return to the ITV daytime show, Mel, 42, said: "So excited to be back on Loose Women! Love this show as it's full of feisty women like me talking about issues that women really care about, and having a laugh at the same

  • Helena Bonham Carter confirms role as Princess Margaret in The Crown

    Helena Bonham Carter has confirmed that she will play Princess Margaret in season three of The Crown. The actress will take over the role from Vanessa Kirby, who received critical acclaim for her portrayal of the Queen's younger, troubled sister. Speaking about taking on the role, Helena said: "I'm not sure which I'm more terrified about - doing justice to the real Princess Margaret or following in the shoes of Vanessa Kirby's Princess Margaret. The only thing I can guarantee is that I'll be shorter (than Vanessa)." Helena spoke about taking over the role This isn't the first time the actress

  • Why Poldark's Aidan Turner will be different in the next series

    It looks like Poldark will be a little different for season four – all thanks to Aidan Turner's new beard! The actor, who plays the dashing Ross Poldark in the popular ITV show, sported a new, thick beard as he promoted the show at the BFI Southbank on Wednesday. Aidan was quick to discuss the upcoming series at the Q&A, while his co-star Eleanor Thompson apologised for her absence from the event. In a clip uploaded to Twitter, she said: "Hey everyone, I'm really sorry I can't be there tonight at the BFI screening of series four, episode one.