Archive for April, 2006

Pete Doherty arrested and bailed over injecting fan picture

Pete Doherty injecting fan with heroinPete Doherty has another court hearing to add to his already busy calendar: he’s been arrested and bailed on suspicion of administering noxious substances after photographs in the Sun newspaper apparently showed him injecting a female fan with heroin.

He’s already on bail related to his arrest last week for possession with intent to supply class A drugs.

About yesterday’s arrest, a police spokesperson said: “He was released on bail to return on a date in July pending further inquiries.”

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes to marry on July 1st?

Tom Cruise and Katie HolmesThe Sun is reporting that Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes, sorry, KATE Holmes will get married on 1st July this year and the couple have apparently hired a Beatles tribute band to play at the reception.

Tom’s Mission: Impossible III co-star Simon Pegg recommended the tribute band the Backbeat Beatles after they played at his own nupitals last year.

“I’ve been giving Tom wedding advice,” he revealed at the MI3 premiere this week. “It was me who told Tom to book the Backbeat Beatles. They’re amazing.”


Charlotte Church worried Gavin Henson will dump her if she doesn’t lose weight

Charlotte ChurchCharlotte Church is apparently “scared sick” that boyfriend Gavin Henson will leave her unless she loses her curves.

“I’m a curvy girl - I’m not one of those skinny models with a tent on, which is how most of them seem to look these days,” Charlotte told Closer magazine, defending her figure but a close friend has told More that she’s really trying to slim down again.

The friend revealed that Gavin has “admitted he preferred her when she was slimmer. She then said Gavin had told her she’d gotten too fat. She was totally mortified.”

“She’s determined to lose the weight. She’s going to eat more healthily and plans to use her new gym three or four times a week. She’ll walk regularly and use hotel gyms when she’s away.”

Brad Pitt buys pledge of fidelity gem for Angelina Jolie

Brad Pitt and Angelina JolieBrad Pitt has bought Angelina Jolie an ivory and quartz crystal stone at a jewellery store last weekend, sparking yet more rumours that the pair are intending to marry in the near future.

According to local Namibian custom, grooms present their brides with the gem as a pledge of fidelity.

The pair have been rumoured to be about to marry since they announced Angelina was pregnant last year and sparked a media stampede to Lake Como in northern Italy last month when the couple seemed set to marry at friend George Clooney’s villa.

Jennifer Lopez: people think I’m driven by money, but I’m not

Jennifer LopezJennifer Lopez has told People magazine that people frequently misread her, mistakening her desire to perform for diva-esque ambition.

“I think some people see me laughing, having a good time and think, ‘Oh, she’s so ambitious and everything,’ but the thing is that I’m just a creative person,” she said.

“I think people believe I’m driven by the money things and all that stuff.”

“They get it so mixed up that they forget that I started doing it because I love to perform.”

Sadie Frost struggling with conditions of charity crusade

Sadie FrostSadie Frost is apparently regretting that she agreed to take part in a fundraising event for charity ‘Homes for Hope’.

The actress-turned-fashion-designer flew to South Africa to help build new accommodation for 12 orphans in the rural KwaZulu-Natal province but has been struggling with to get through the day. Sadie is expected to help with both planning and building - in torrential rain and mud.

She is also finding it hard to adjust to the basic accommodation that the party is staying in: hard, narrow beds in dormitories for eight people.

A friend has told the Daily Express: “She’s contacted her mates back home to say that it is so uncomfortable that she’s even considering looking for a hotel to escape to.”

“Sadie is doing everything she can to try to keep up her spirits, but has been texting friends to say she is having quite a hard time.”

Sadie’s party has raised £24,000 for the charity so far.