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Depp's mad excuse for missing work

Johnny Depp was in Japan to promote Mortdecai

Johnny Depp has told reporters in Japan that the reason he had missed a press conference the day before was because he had been attacked by a chupacabra.

Kasabian star hits out at Brits

Serge Pizzorno of Kasabian has hit out at his bands snub in the Brit Award nominations

Kasabian guitarist Sergio Pizzorno has said his band are victims of a "conspiracy" after not receiving a Brit awards nomination this year.

Cowell to tapas Latino talent

Simon Cowell is looking for a Latino band for his new talent show

Music mogul Simon Cowell has announced he is already on the hunt for the next One Direction - but they must be Latino.

Lohan community service questioned

Lindsay Lohan has claimed she completed 80 hours of community service in nine days

A prosecutor in Los Angeles has raised doubts that Lindsay Lohan has completed the terms of her community service sentence in a reckless driving case which is the final criminal case the actress faces for years of bad behaviour.

Oyelowo supports Cumberbatch

David Oyelowo has defended Benedict Cumberbatch

Selma star David Oyelowo has voiced his support for fellow British actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who came under criticism for using the term "coloured" in an interview.

Corrie stars at Kirkbride funeral

Coronation Street actress Anne Kirkbride's funeral has been held

Members of Anne Kirkbride's on-screen family are reported to have joined her real-life relatives at the Coronation Street actress's funeral.

Casting hint for new Ghostbusters

Will Melissa McCarthy be a Ghostbuster?

Ghostbusters fans will be able to call Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig if the director of the third film in the series is to be believed.