1D stars monkey around with DeVito

Preston and Leyland Citizen: One Direction's Louis Tomlinson hangs out with Danny DeVito and a chimp

2:36pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

One Direction stars Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson have been monkeying around on the set of their new video - with Hollywood star Danny DeVito.

Johnny Depp as the Big Bad Wolf

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Johnny Depp as The Big Bad Wolf in Into The Woods (Entertainment Weekly)

1:04pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Johnny Depp's interpretation of The Big Bad Wolf for the much-hyped musical Into The Woods has been unveiled.

Eddie Redmayne is style superhero

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Eddie Redmayne saved Felicity Jones' dress from destruction at The Theory Of Everything premiere in New York (Rex)

1:04pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Eddie Redmayne has saved co-star Felicity Jones from a major wardrobe malfunction at the New York premiere of their film The Theory Of Everything.

X Factor singers at Mobo Awards

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Andrea Faustini is the early favourite to win The X Factor this year

12:44pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

The X Factor contestants got a taste of the red carpet lifestyle as they mingled with music stars at the Mobo Awards.

2m watch Lynda's last interview

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Lynda Bellingham gave her final TV interview on Loose Women

12:44pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Around two million people watched the late Lynda Bellingham's final interview on Loose Women - doubling the show's usual audience.

Alvin Stardust dies at age of 72

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Alvin Stardust has died aged 72

11:32am Thursday 23rd October 2014

Alvin Stardust died this morning aged 72 after a short illness, his manager said.

Long-lost Cleese show tapes found

Preston and Leyland Citizen: John Cleese starred in At Last The 1948 Show

9:58am Thursday 23rd October 2014

Two long-lost episodes of a TV series regarded as a forerunner of Monty Python will be shown again after they turned up in the collection of the late Sir David Frost.

Madeley complains about rape threat

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Judy Finnigan and Richard Madeley are taking action after online threats were made against daughter Chloe

12:44pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan have confirmed they have made a formal complaint to the police after online rape threats were made against their daughter Chloe.

Pitt: Moustache not fashion choice

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Brad Pitt showed off his moustache at the BFI London Film Festival

12:44pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Brad Pitt has revealed his new moustache is for his role in By The Sea.

Schofield's 24hr broadcast marathon

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Phillip Schofield is to broadcast for 24 hours in aid of Text Santa

12:44pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Phillip Schofield is planning a 24-hour TV presenting marathon to raise money for charity.

Matthew McConaughey: Why I married

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Matthew McConaughey is married to Camila Alves

10:28am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Matthew McConaughey has revealed what made him finally walk down the aisle.

DJ Read 'so sorry' for Ukip Calypso

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Mike Read said he was sorry if his Ukip Calypso had caused offence

10:39am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Former Radio 1 DJ Mike Read has apologised for "unintentionally causing offence" with his Ukip Calypso, sung with a mock Caribbean accent, adding that he has asked his record company to withdraw the song from sale.

Woodley not worried by nude scenes

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Shailene Woodley didn't mind going nude in White Bird In A Blizzard

1:33pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Shailene Woodley has insisted she wasn't bothered about baring all in her new film White Bird In A Blizzard.

Swift: I've faced death threats

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Taylor Swift needs her security team to make her feel safe

10:28am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Taylor Swift has opened up about the darker side of being a pop star.

Fired Apprentice 'would have quit'

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Lindsay Booth has been fired from The Apprentice

10:09pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Fired Apprentice candidate Lindsay Booth has confessed that since leaving the show she does not work as hard because she wants to "have a life".

Soulful Sam is big Mobo winner

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Sam Smith collected four prizes at the Mobo Awards 2014

9:01pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Chart-topping soul singer Sam Smith has dedicated his triumph to his parents after celebrating being the big winner at the Mobo Awards.

People don't know me now: Zellweger

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Renee Zellweger became a trending topic on Twitter, with many fans claiming the actress had become unrecognisable (AP)

7:49pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Renee Zellweger has said she looks different because she is "living a different, happy, more fulfilling life".

Streep, Grant for Florence film

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Meryl Streep will play opera singer Florence Foster Jenkins in a film

10:49am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant are teaming up for a biopic about opera singer Florence Foster Jenkins.

Wilko Johnson 'cured' of cancer

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Wilko Johnson performing on stage at Koko in Camden, north London.

6:51pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Guitarist Wilko Johnson said he has been "cured" of cancer a couple of years after being told he had only months to live.

Perry's Rylan pic a money spinner

Preston and Leyland Citizen: The Earl of Essex by Grayson Perry is a portrait of Rylan Clark

2:04pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Rylan Clark, the X Factor contestant turned presenter, has become an artworld moneyspinner - with reproductions of his portrait by Grayson Perry priced at up to £5,000 each.

Shows were extraordinary, says Bush

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Kate Bush has remained tight-lipped about plans for more concerts

10:34am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Kate Bush has described her comeback gigs as "one of the most extraordinary experiences of my life", but stayed tight-lipped about any possible plans for more concerts.

S Club 7 reunite for BBC appeal

Preston and Leyland Citizen: S Club 7 are to reunite for Children In Need

10:31am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

S Club 7 are to reunite in full for the first time in more than a decade to take part in this year's BBC Children In Need appeal.

Strictly's Craig: Anton could judge

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Craig Revel Horwood with his fellow Strictly Come Dancing judges

10:28am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Strictly Come Dancing star Craig Revel Horwood has suggested that Anton Du Beke could become one of the show's judges in the future.

Garner hits out at Hollywood sexism

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Jennifer Garner says sexism is still alive and well in Hollywood

10:28am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Jennifer Garner has criticised ongoing sexism in Hollywood.

Cumming talks LaBeouf incident

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Alan Cumming has been recounting how Shia LaBeouf disrupted a production of Cabaret

10:53am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Alan Cumming has praised Shia LaBeouf for making a "good recovery" after he famously disrupted his Broadway performance of Cabaret.

Watts charged with lewd conduct

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Daniele Watts appeared in Django Unchained and has been charged with lewd conduct alongside her boyfriend (Invision/AP)

6:48am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Django Unchained actress Daniele Watts, who suggested she was detained by police in the US because of racial profiling after she was found in a parked car with her boyfriend, has been charged with lewd conduct.

Bellingham told of Christmas hopes

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Lynda Bellingham gave a last interview to her Loose Women colleagues

12:02am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

The late Lynda Bellingham was seen poignantly describing the details of the Christmas she would never see during her final TV interview.

Murs apologises for Swift gaffe

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Olly Murs has said sorry to Taylor Swift for making comments about her music

1:23pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

Olly Murs has apologised to Taylor Swift for poking fun at her songs after she said his comments were "sexist".

James: Strictly 'mauling' of Mills

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Scott Mills and Joanne Clifton got a low score for their American Smooth

11:12am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Greg James has stood up for his Radio 1 colleague Scott Mills, who he reckons has been on the receiving end of an "unfair mauling" on Strictly Come Dancing.

Swift leads tributes to de la Renta

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Designer Oscar de la Renta has died at 82

4:34am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Taylor Swift, Naomi Campbell and Zoe Saldana are among the stars who have led tributes to fashion designer Oscar de la Renta.

Ant and Dec ready for jungle antics

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Ant and Dec present I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here! on ITV

12:04am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Declan Donnelly has mistaken the Australian outback for the Land of Oz, donning ruby red slippers for a sneak preview of the latest series of I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!

Tulisa reveals new single title

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Tulisa Contostavlos shows off her sexy side while announcing her new single Living Without You

11:04am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Tulisa Contostavlos has announced she will release a new single Living Without You.

Shia LaBeouf's dark role models

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Shia LeBeouf has revealed he is drawn to dark role models because of his dad

11:04am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Shia LaBeouf has revealed how he looks to "darker" character actors such as Gary Oldman, Sean Penn and Joaquin Phoenix as role models, because they remind him of his father.

Kym Marsh moves in with Dan Hooper

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Kym Marsh says she couldn't be happier after finding love with Dan Hooper

11:04am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Kym Marsh has revealed she and new boyfriend Dan Hooper are considering surrogacy as she is unable to have another baby herself.

Big screen deal for Blyton books

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Sam Mendes' production company is taking Enid Blyton's creations to the big screen

12:02am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Enid Blyton's Magic Faraway Tree books are being brought to the big screen by Sam Mendes' production company.

Sir Cliff back in recording studio

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Sir Cliff Richard has been recording in Nashville

5:34pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

Sir Cliff Richard has been back in the recording studio only months after he was questioned by police over sexual assault allegations.

Ambassador demands Top Gear apology

Preston and Leyland Citizen: The Argentinian ambassador to the UK has demanded a public apology from the BBC over the Top Gear following the row over a Top Gear special filmed in the country

3:22pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

The Argentinian ambassador to the UK has demanded a public apology from the BBC following the row over a Top Gear special filmed in the South American country.

Timberlake and Biel settle lawsuit

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel have settled a lawsuit against Heat magazine (Rex)

12:05pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel have settled a lawsuit against a top celebrity magazine over pictures it published of him at a party in a Paris nightclub.

Moss cameo in Walliams adaptation

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Kate Moss has a cameo role in The Boy In The Dress

11:38am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Kate Moss is to have a cameo role in BBC One's adaptation of David Walliams' children's book The Boy In The Dress.

Cumberbatch's wax figure unveiled

Preston and Leyland Citizen: The new wax figure of Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch is launched at Madame Tussauds in London

11:04am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch is starring in another Imitation Game - as his likeness was unveiled at Madame Tussauds.

Cheryl: Cowell calls me at 3am

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Simon Cowell calls Cheryl Fernandez-Versini in the middle of the night to discuss The X Factor (Syco/Thames TV)

11:04am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Cheryl Fernandez-Versini has revealed The X Factor is keeping her awake at night - because Simon Cowell calls her at all hours to discuss the show.

How Harry Potter star grew horns

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Daniel Radcliffe at the UK premiere of Horns

7:34pm Monday 20th October 2014

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe has revealed how he listened to Radiohead to help him find his dark side for his new film Horns.

X Factor act plans Cowell revenge

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Chloe Jasmine is the latest act to leave The X Factor

5:30pm Monday 20th October 2014

The X Factor singer Chloe Jasmine has revealed she is planning to get her revenge on Simon Cowell - by making his namesake run around in circles inside a cage.

Delevingne makes young rich list

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Cara Delevingne has entered Heat magazine's rich list of under 30s

12:03am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Cara Delevingne has become the highest new entry in an annual list of wealthy young stars.

Radio 1 rebuked over swearing

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Lily Allen performing during Radio 1's Big Weekend in Glasgow

12:48pm Monday 20th October 2014

Radio 1 has been rebuked by watchdog Ofcom for breaching the broadcasting code with swearing during its Big Weekend.

Holden: Cheeky pic is Gaga tribute

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Amanda Holden showed off her bare bottom on Twitter

5:20pm Monday 20th October 2014

Amanda Holden has said her bottom flash is a "homage" to Lady Gaga.

DJ Mike Read in Ukip single release

Preston and Leyland Citizen: DJ Mike Read has released his ode to Ukip

5:20pm Monday 20th October 2014

Former Radio 1 DJ Mike Read has launched a bid for chart success with a song singing the praises of Ukip and its leader Nigel Farage.

Dame Judi learns new poem every day

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Dame Judi Dench learns a new poem or word every day to keep her mind active

5:20pm Monday 20th October 2014

Dame Judi Dench has revealed she learns a new poem or word every day to keep her mind active after a survey found nearly half of pensioners were concerned about life in older age.

Walsh: Big boy band not my choice

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Stereo Kicks have survived the latest X Factor sing-off

11:08am Monday 20th October 2014

Louis Walsh has hit back at Simon Cowell over The X Factor group Stereo Kicks.

Nesbitt: Hobbit role 'frustrating'

Preston and Leyland Citizen: James Nesbitt found working on The Hobbit frustrating

12:03am Tuesday 21st October 2014

James Nesbitt has admitted that it was "frustrating" working on The Hobbit.






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