Showbiz News

Rivers defiant over captives joke

Joan Rivers has refused to apologise for comparing living in her daughter's guest room with the captivity of three women kidnapped in Ohio.

Comedian Joan Rivers has refused to apologise for comparing living in her daughter's guest room with the harrowing ordeal of three women kidnapped in Cleveland, Ohio.

Gambaccini to host music awards

Paul Gambaccini will host the Ivor Novello Awards

DJ Paul Gambaccini is to host a high-profile music awards this year more than six months after his arrest as part of Operation Yewtree.

Court rejects Jackson doctor review

Michael Jackson announces plans for his last performances in London, shortly before his death

California's Supreme Court has refused to review the involuntary manslaughter conviction of Michael Jackson's doctor, rejecting his lawyer's petition without comment.

Bodyguard row delays Brown's trial

Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge has been delayed

R&B singer Chris Brown's assault trial has been put on hold for months after prosecutors refused to grant immunity to his bodyguard, who would be a key witness in the case.

It's strictly Claudia for Tonioli

Bruno Tonioli wants Claudia Winkleman to replace Sir Bruce Forsyth on Strictly

Strictly Come Dancing judge Bruno Tonioli has revealed he would like the show's stand-in host Claudia Winkleman to replace Sir Bruce Forsyth.