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CELEBRITY HEARTS: Nicole Scherzinger and Lewis Hamilton Split Up Again

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It’s not the first time this on-again-off-again famous pair has split, but after a rocky five years together, Nicole Scherzinger and Lewis Hamilton have called it quits once again. Despite appearing loved up together at various different events, the two have split due to their conflicting work schedules, meaning they never get to spend much time together as a couple. A spokesperson for … [Read more...]

THEATRE PREVIEW: Hairspray at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre Dublin – Review

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“Hey mama, welcome to the 60s; Oh, oh, oh, oh, oh, oh, oh, oh…” One of my all-time favourite musicals, Hairspray lands at Dublin’s Bord Gais Energy Theatre on July 16th for a three-week run. Along with a gang of fellow journos and musical lovers, I took a trip to Belfast’s Grand Opera House earlier this month to enjoy a special preview performance of Hairspray, which has just finished … [Read more...]

SHOWBIZ BUZZ: FEARNE COTTON ASKS KYE SONES TO BE BABY’S GODFATHER

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He may not have charmed X Factor viewers but 2012 contestant Kye Sones has had better luck in his personal life as the singer has been bestowed with godfather duties to Fearne Cotton’s new baby Rex! Kye, who has been friends with the Radio 1 DJ since he was 11, received a photo of Rex with the accompanying message, ‘I love you so much already, I want you to be my godfather.’ Commenting on … [Read more...]

SHOWBIZ BUZZ: BEAUTY THERAPIST TELLS OF HER DISAPPOINTING NIGHT OF PASSION WITH JAMES ARTHUR

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His voice may make women’s knickers around the UK and Ireland drop like they’ve been laced with butter, but it seems X Factor 2012 winner James Arthur’s bedroom habits aren’t quite so endearing! 18-year-old beauty therapist Danielle Withey has spoken to the tabloids, retelling her night of ‘passion’ with James, which included a cheap bottle of plonk from Tesco and seduction with his … [Read more...]

SHOWBIZ BUZZ: RYLAN CLARK AND FRANKIE DETTORI SURROUNDED BY WOMEN IN THE CELEBRITY BIG BROTHER HOUSE 2013

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After sending Paula Hamilton, Neil 'Razor' Ruddock, Ryan Maloney, Sam Robertson, Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt to the dreaded basement on Thursday night's launch show. Frankie Dettori and Rylan Clark have found themselves surrounded by a selection of well-known female faces in this year’s Celebrity Big Brother house After being the first two housemates to be introduced by host Brian Dowling, … [Read more...]

FLASHBACK MONDAY: GIRLS ALOUD’S ORIGINAL INDIVIDUAL 2002 POPSTARS THE RIVALS AUDITIONS

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It's still all about The X Factor here at Daily Update Towers and we were beyond shocked last night when frontrunner Ella Henderson got the shop from the ailing talent show. Today, Nadine, Cheryl, Kimberley, Sarah and Nicola take centre stage as we flash back 10 years to 2002's Popstars The Rivals. It's worth pointing out that while Cheryl's and Nadine's full Popstars The Rivals auditions are … [Read more...]

FLASHBACK MONDAY: IRISH POPSTARS, SIX AND A WHOLE LOTTA LOVIN’

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Rapidly falling ratings, diva antics, rows between the judges, terrible song choices, mediocre talent; this year's X Factor really is all over the place. We're losing interest rapidly but still rooting for Ella, Jahmene and James Arthur. Besides, what else would there be to talk about at the water cooler on a Monday morning? On the topic of TV talent shows, today we flash back ten years to … [Read more...]

CELEBRITY HEARTS: WHO’S LOVED UP AND WHO’S LOVED OUT?

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Vertically challenged funny man and all round legend of the film world, Danny DeVito has ended his 30 year marriage to Cheers actress Rhea Perlman. The pair, who met on sitcom Taxi, and later starred together in 1996 movie, Matilda have three children and although Danny has confirmed the split, he refused to comment. Recent reports have suggested the marriage may have ended due to DeVito’s … [Read more...]

THE SHOWBIZ BUZZ: CHERYL COLE REVEALS BUST-UP WITH SIMON COWELL IN EXPLOSIVE AUTOBIOGRAPHY ‘MY STORY’

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We can finally reveal what exactly happened when Simon Cowell cruelly sacked Cheryl Cole from the US X Factor after just one audition show, and it has come straight from the horse’s mouth! The Fight For This Love singer has said she sent Cowell a text saying; “F*ck you, F*ck Britain’s Got Talent, F*ck the orange and purple outfit. F*ck big hair. F*ck the UK X Factor, F*ck you all”. … [Read more...]

THE SHOWBIZ BUZZ: TULISA GOES BACK TO HER ROOTS

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Tulisa has finally realised what most of us already knew; brunette hair suits her so much better! The X Factor judge has changed back to brunette just in time for the live shows this Saturday. She uploaded pictures of her new classier brunette ‘do on her Twitter account while partying in her favourite party spot, Ibiza. Compared to her trashy peroxide blonde look, we much prefer brunette … [Read more...]