Entries by Caroline Frost from 01/2012

Sir Terry Wogan Reveals Parcel Bomb Scare, During Height Of Northern Ireland Troubles

Posted 01.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Sir Terry Wogan has revealed how "difficult" he found it appearing on radio at the height of the Troubles in Northern Ireland. The Limerick-born br...

Showbiz Year In Review 2011: Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Kim Kardashian, It's All Been Going On

Posted 01.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

It's been an incredible year in the world of showbiz, with the usual headline-grabbing antics, scandal, sleaze, celebrity births, star weddings, and b...

Review: End Of An Earring - Pat Exits EastEnders

Posted 01.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

"I'm sorry about Pat, I know she can be a right old cow sometimes, but she and I go way back." Big-eyed Mandy summoned up the mood in Albert Squar...

National TV Awards: Downton, Dr Who, Merlin, Waterloo Road All Up For Best Drama

Posted 01.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Downton Abbey will take on Doctor Who for the title of top drama at the National Television Awards. ITV1's saga about the Crawley family has been s...

Sherlock Review: Elementary, Erotic TV At Its Best

Posted 01.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

So Sherlock came bouncing onto our screens last night and managed, in what seemed like 10 minutes but was more like a couple of hours, to bring us mor...

Simon Cowell Returns To 'Britain's Got Talent', Alongside Alesha Dixon, David Walliams, Amanda Holden

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Simon Cowell is to return to Britain's Got Talent as a judge this spring along with Amanda Holden and new judges Alesha Dixon and David Walliams. I...

Dancing On Ice: No Jason Gardiner, Eastenders' Laila Morse, Rosemary Conley, Jorgie Porter All Get Skates On

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Dancing On Ice is back on our screens on Sunday, but there is no return for controversial judge Jason Gardiner with two new judges - former Olympic ch...

Dancing On Ice: Judge Jason Gardiner Replaced By Louie Spence, Following Spat With Karen Barber

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Louie Spence has promised to encourage the Dancing On Ice skaters after he took over from acid-tongued Australian Jason Gardiner on the ITV1 show. ...

Dancing On Ice: Sugababe Heidi Range Feels 'More Toned' After Training

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Newly-single Sugababe Heidi Range said her intensive training regime for Dancing On Ice has left her with a "more toned" body. The 28-year-old sing...

BBC Sherlock Nudity Row - Naked Lara Pulver Whips Benedict Cumberbatch Pre-Watershed (PHOTOS)

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Sherlock's return to the small screen was enjoyed by nearly ten million viewers on New Year's Day, most of whom revelled in the visual invention, witt...

Musical Star Yousoo N'Dour Enters Senegal Presidential Elections

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Singer Yousou N'Dour has confirmed reports he is running as a candidate in Senegal's upcoming presidential elections. The musician announced in Nov...

Tonight's TV Pick: Tuesday 3 - 'Public Enemies', Starring Anna Friel and Daniel Mays

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Anna Friel is like a bus - in the best way. Nothing from her, on these shores at least, for ages, and then two come along at once. Without You, th...

Girl With The Dragon Tattoo - Screenwriter Steven Zaillian On Bearing Stieg Larsson's Ghost

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

"He operates by the rules and she operates by her own code of what's right and wrong. I don't think that makes her vengeful, it makes her a realist in...

Dancing On Ice: Charlene Tilton, Chesney Hawkes, Heidi Range All Injured During Practice

Posted 01.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Dallas icon Charlene Tilton, singer Heidi Range and pop star Chesney Hawkes are among the celebrities who have suffered nasty injuries in rehearsals f...

Arctic Monkeys Come Off Stage At Falls Festival - And Miss New Year Midnight Countdown!

Posted 01.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Arctic Monkeys suffered an embarrassing moment at midnight on New Year's Eve - because they didn't realise they were supposed to countdown to 2012...

The Iron Lady: Meryl Streep And Co-Stars Brave London Weather For UK Premiere (PHOTOS)

Posted 01.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Meryl Streep has revealed that she wanted to show the "human being" behind Margaret Thatcher's fearsome reputation. The Oscar-winning actress plays...

Black Eyed Peas Star will.i.am 'Refused Cash From Michael Jackson'

Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Black Eyed Peas star will.i.am refused to accept cash from Michael Jackson when the two superstars teamed up to record new material in Ireland in 2006...

Ricky Gervais Explains Golden Globe Jokes, Refuses 'Offensive' Label

Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ricky Gervais has addressed the jokes that landed him in trouble after last year's Golden Globes as part of a column he has written for the new issue ...

Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz Make Red Carpet Debut As Couple For Madrid 'Dragon Tattoo' Premiere

Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Daniel Craig and his wife Rachel Weisz have made their red carpet debut as a married couple, more than six months after they exchanged vows. The Ja...

Big Fat Gypsy Wedding Star Paddy Doherty To Be Sentenced For Affray

Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding star Paddy Doherty is due to be sentenced after he got into a brutal fight with another traveller. A mobile phone video ca...

Charlie Sheen Wants Father Martin To Get Oscar Nod For 'The Way'

Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Charlie Sheen has thrown his support behind his actor father Martin Sheen by urging Academy Awards members to nominate him for an Oscar this year. ...

Tonight's TV Pick: Friday 6 - Zooey Deschanel In 'New Girl

Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

New year, new TV - tonight sees the start of several new series, with some old, some new, some from overseas. Here's our pick: New Girl - 8.30pm, ...

'Outnumbered' Will Be Back Says BBC Boss, After Actor Casts Doubts On Show Future

Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

A top BBC boss has assured fans there's more in store for Outnumbered, despite teen star Tyger Drew-Honey suggesting it was curtains for the sitcom. ...

'My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding' Star Paddy Doherty Given Suspended Sentence For Fight

Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding star Paddy Doherty today received a suspended jail term for his part in a grudge fight in public with another traveller. D...

Sienna Miller Pregnant With First Child, According To US Media

Posted 01.06.2012 | Huffington Post

British actress Sienna Miller is pregnant with her first child, according to a US report. The Alfie star has been dating fellow actor Tom Sturridge...