Cooke on Witches Of East End role

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Christian Cooke stars in Witches Of East End

12:03pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Witches Of East End actor Christian Cooke has hinted his character could be competing for Freya's affections - despite being her twin brother.

Harry Hill for Stars In Their Eyes

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Harry Hill is to front a relaunch of Stars In Their Eyes

10:29am Friday 22nd August 2014

Harry Hill is to host a brand new revival of TV singing show Stars In Their Eyes.

Beyonce's mum on split rumours

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Beyonce and Jay Z have been plagued by rumours of marriage troubles

9:48am Friday 22nd August 2014

Beyonce's mum has quashed rumours her daughter's marriage with Jay Z is in trouble.

Hamm 'most comfortable' on camera

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Jon Hamm stars in Million Dollar Arm

9:48am Friday 22nd August 2014

Jon Hamm is determined that his career will be in front of the camera rather than behind the scenes.

Miley Cyrus gets 'morality' gig ban

Preston and Leyland Citizen: The Dominican Republic has banned a concert by Miley Cyrus

7:49am Friday 22nd August 2014

A Miley Cyrus concert in the Dominican Republic has been banned on morality grounds.

Hopkins accepts obesity challenge

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Katie Hopkins says she is going to prove that losing weight is not as hard as some people make out

3:17am Friday 22nd August 2014

Katie Hopkins has signed up for a TV weight loss challenge after making a string of controversial remarks about obesity.

Beyonce fans in for VMAs treat

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Beyonce fans can expect to be blown away by her MTV VMAs performance

12:03pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Beyonce is expected to steal the show at the MTV Video Music Awards 2014 with a "career defining" performance.

Yates set to direct Potter spin-off

Preston and Leyland Citizen: David Yates is tipped to direct the Harry Potter spin-off

9:48am Friday 22nd August 2014

David Yates looks set to re-enter JK Rowling's wizarding world as he is tipped to direct the Harry Potter spin-off.

Cannon confirms marriage trouble

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon are living in separate houses

9:48am Friday 22nd August 2014

Nick Cannon has confirmed that he and Mariah Carey are living apart.

Ora 'replacing Kylie on The Voice'

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Rita Ora could be taking her place in The Voice's famous spinning chairs

9:48am Friday 22nd August 2014

Rita Ora has signed up to replace Kylie Minogue as a coach on BBC singing show The Voice, according to reports.

Pierce Brosnan said no to Batman

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Pierce Brosnan had the chance to play Batman

9:48am Friday 22nd August 2014

Pierce Brosnan has revealed he turned down the chance to play Batman - admitting it was "foolish".

Melanie Sykes' caution withdrawn

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Melanie Sykes' caution has been withdrawn

10:21am Friday 22nd August 2014

Melanie Sykes has reportedly won her fight to get a common assault caution against her withdrawn.

Capaldi not seeking new assistant

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Dr Who star Peter Capaldi has said he's not looking for a new assistant to replace Jenna Coleman

10:20am Friday 22nd August 2014

New Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi has insisted he is not looking for a new assistant to join him on his time travels.

Pattinson takes the ice challenge

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Robert Pattinson has taken part in the Ice Bucket challenge

9:55am Thursday 21st August 2014

Robert Pattinson and Cheryl Fernandez-Versini have become the latest celebrities to take up the Ice Bucket challenge.

Chloe Moretz: I love a tearjerker

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Chloe Grace Moretz at the premiere of If I Stay

9:23am Thursday 21st August 2014

Chloe Grace Moretz has revealed she loves a good cry over soppy films.

J-Lo releases tell-all love book

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Jennifer Lopez is publishing a tell-all book

1:02pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Jennifer Lopez has announced she is publishing her first book - revealing all about her life as a star and a mother.

Katie Holmes was nervous young mum

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Katie Holmes says she was nervous as a mother at first

12:51pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Katie Holmes has revealed she found it impossible to go back to work straight away after having daughter Suri because she was such a nervous mum.

Cyrus to make VMAs return visit

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Miley Cyrus is set to return to the MTV Video Music Awards

1:42pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Miley Cyrus is going to be making another visit to the MTV Video Music Awards, one year on from her shock performance with Robin Thicke.

Reese Witherspoon's holiday snaps

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Reese Witherspoon posted some of her holiday pictures online (Reese Witherspoon/Instagram)

3:06pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Reese Witherspoon has shared some snaps of her dream holiday in the Caribbean online.

Emma Stone for Broadway Cabaret

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Emma Stone is set to appear in the Broadway version of Cabaret

9:24am Thursday 21st August 2014

Emma Stone has been confirmed as the new star of a Broadway version of Cabaret.

Hawaii row photographer sues Bieber

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Justin Bieber ordered his bodyguard to take a memory card from a photographer, a lawsuit says (AP)

7:13am Thursday 21st August 2014

A photographer has sued Justin Bieber and one of his bodyguards for assault and infliction of emotional distress over an altercation on Hawaiian beach last year.

Goodger tells CBB of her love life

Preston and Leyland Citizen:  Lauren Goodger has been talking about her relationship with Mark Wright

11:08pm Thursday 21st August 2014

She has only spent a few days in the Celebrity Big Brother house, but reality TV star Lauren Goodger has already been spilling the beans about her relationship with Mark Wright.

Crystal to pay tribute to Williams

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Billy Crystal will pay tribute to Robin Williams during the Emmys ceremony

10:09am Thursday 21st August 2014

Billy Crystal is to pay tribute to Robin Williams, his longtime friend, at next week's Emmy Awards.

Beyonce and Jay-Z's Cuba trip legal

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Beyonce poses for photos with school children as she tours Old Havana, Cuba

11:38pm Thursday 21st August 2014

The US Treasury Department's inspector general has determined Jay Z and Beyonce's fifth-anniversary trip to Cuba last year was legal under rules allowing educational travel to the island.

Jon Hamm is good guy in latest role

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Jon Hamm stars in Million Dollar Arm

9:32am Thursday 21st August 2014

Jon Hamm has said he could not resist the opportunity to play a good guy when he was approached about the role of a washed-up sports agent in his new film Million Dollar Arm, which has its UK premiere tonight (August 21).

BBC boss warns Clarkson over gaffes

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Jeremy Clarkson presents Top Gear for the BBC

4:35pm Thursday 21st August 2014

TV boss Danny Cohen has warned Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson that "no one person is bigger than the BBC" after a series of headline-making gaffes by the star.

Nadine: I do not miss Girls Aloud

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Nadine Coyle didn't want her time in Girls Aloud to end

3:30pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Nadine Coyle has said she does not miss her former Girls Aloud band mates - but hopes newlywed Cheryl Fernandez-Versini is "really happy".

Flatley: New show a dream come true

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Michael Flatley promotes his new show Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games at the London Palladium

1:24pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Michael Flatley has described his new show's run at the London Palladium as "a dream come true".

Camden memorial for Amy Winehouse

Preston and Leyland Citizen: A statue of Amy Winehouse is to be unveiled next month

9:29am Thursday 21st August 2014

A life-size statue of singer Amy Winehouse will be unveiled in the heart of the London neighbourhood she called home.

Blue's Simon Webbe set for Strictly

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Simon Webbe from Blue is joining the Strictly line-up

8:51am Thursday 21st August 2014

Simon Webbe of boyband Blue will be hoping viewers will All Rise to attention as he is the latest celebrity named for the new series of Strictly Come Dancing.

Killers sign off tour with a bang

Preston and Leyland Citizen: The crowd watching Bastille as seen from a Ferris Wheel at the Tennants Vital music festival at Boucher Road in Belfast.

10:52pm Thursday 21st August 2014

American indie rock band The Killers rounded off their tour with a bitter sweet celebratory gig in Belfast.

Ross 'in talks to play Glastonbury'

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Diana Ross could be performing at Glastonbury next year

1:26pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Diana Ross is reportedly in talks to perform at next year's Glastonbury Festival.

Film fans enjoy ET under the stars

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Film fans wore E.T masks to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Film4 Summer Screen at Somerset House in London

12:04pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Film fans have gathered under the stars at London's Somerset House for a very special screening of E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.

Depp to share screen with daughter

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Johnny Depp's daughter will star alongside him in Yoga Hosers

10:51am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Johnny Depp's teenage daughter has been cast alongside him in a film.

Sir Cliff set for return to charts

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Sir Cliff Richard is heading for the charts

4:05pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Sir Cliff Richard looks set to return to the charts just over a week after finding himself at the centre of a police sex abuse investigation.

Stars urge more TV ethnic diversity

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Idris Elba wants to see more diversity in TV

11:44am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Stars including Idris Elba and Lenny Henry have told TV bosses they are "dismayed" at the poor numbers of people from ethnic minority backgrounds working in the industry and demanded money be set aside to improve the situation.

Harry Styles turned down movie role

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Harry Styles turned down a part in a Hollywood film

10:51am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Harry Styles had the chance to be a movie star but turned it down for One Direction, it has emerged.

Henry reveals Pryor appointment

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Lenny Henry is working on a play about Richard Pryor

3:05pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Lenny Henry is working on a play about controversial comic Richard Pryor at the National Theatre.

Delevingne surfing towards musical

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Cara Delevingne is in talks to star in a Beach Boys musical

1:14pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Cara Delevingne could be starring as a surfer girl in a new Beach Boys musical.

Bieber scent sales stink at Arden

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Justin Bieber's perfume sales have caused a stink at Elizabeth Arden

1:13pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift's poor perfume sales have been blamed for a loss at Elizabeth Arden, the company that makes them.

Madonna's toy boy Timor speaks out

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Madonna's toyboy Timor Steffans has said the age gap between them means nothing

12:57pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Madonna's toyboy Timor Steffens has apparently dismissed the age gap between them - insisting he likes older women because he learns a lot from them.

Jackie Chan shame over son's arrest

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Jackie Chan has apologised for his son's actions

3:05pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Jackie Chan has said he is ashamed and saddened over his son's detention on drug charges in Beijing, and he apologised to the public.

Paul McCartney 'working with Kanye'

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Sir Paul McCartney could be working with Kanye West

12:44pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Sir Paul McCartney is reportedly making music with Kanye West, as they head into the studio together.

Alba reveals inner steel for sequel

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Jessica Alba at the Sin City: A Dame To Kill For premiere in LA

10:52am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Jessica Alba has revealed how excited she was to let out her inner tough girl for her role in the new Sin City sequel.

White Dee succeeds in CBB mission

Preston and Leyland Citizen: White Dee convinced three overseas housemates that she is British royalty.

10:54am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Benefits Street's White Dee has succeeded in her mission to convince three overseas housemates that she is British royalty.

Anna Nicole's estate loses cash bid

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Model Anna Nicole Smith died in 2007

12:10pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

The estate of Anna Nicole Smith has failed in its final bid to obtain her late husband's money, seven years after the death of the Playboy model and reality TV star.

Manganiello gives Sofia strip treat

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Joe Manganiello treats girlfriend Sofia Vergara to his strip moves

11:56am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Joe Manganiello has admitted he practises his moves for Magic Mike 2 for girlfriend Sofia Vergara.

Aniston, Berry stand up to cancer

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Jennifer Aniston is supporting a telethon in aid of cancer research

11:55am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Jennifer Aniston and fellow big screen stars Halle Berry and Reese Witherspoon are set to appear on a major telethon in the US to support cancer research.

Cumberbatch for Jungle Book villain

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Benedict Cumberbatch is to voice Shere Khan in the Jungle Book: Origins movie

10:51am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch is to voice the villainous tiger Shere Khan in Andy Serkis' Jungle Book: Origins movie.

Tom Cruise takes Ice Bucket mission

Preston and Leyland Citizen: Tom Cruise has taken the Ice Bucket Challenge

10:51am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Tom Cruise, David Beckham, Simon Cowell and Hugh Jackman have become some of the latest stars to take part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.






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