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Comedian Sandi Toksvig hospitalised with serious illness

Comedian Sandi Toksvig hospitalised with serious illness

British comedian and TV presenter Sandi Toksvig has been forced to cancel the New Zealand leg of her tour as she’s been admitted to hospital with a serious illness. The 64-year-old has been admitted to an Australian hospital after being diagnosed with bronchial pneumonia. “Due to illness, Sandi has cancelled the New Zealand leg of her […]

‘Fame’, ‘Flashdance’ and ‘Breakdance’ singer Irene Cara dies aged 63

‘Fame’, ‘Flashdance’ and ‘Breakdance’ singer Irene Cara dies aged 63

Singer Irene Cara, who scored some of the biggest pop hits of the 1980’s, had died aged 63. Cara first found fame singing the title track to the 1980 movie Fame. In the film she played aspiring singer Coco Hernandez. Throughout the 1980’s she continued to score hits, often associated with film soundtracks. She returned to […]

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Hip-hop star Big Freedia is set for Pride Fairday on Sunday

Hip-hop star Big Freedia is set for Pride Fairday on Sunday

International star Big Freedia is heading to Pride Fairday this weekend, as the popular community gathering prepares for its biggest outing ever. Perth’s LGBTIQA+ communities will take over Hyde Park with a record number of stalls, food options and endless entertainment. Topping the list of performers is US music star Big Freedia! Haling for New […]

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Rebel Wilson welcomes her first child: “She’s a beautiful miracle”

Rebel Wilson welcomes her first child: “She’s a beautiful miracle”

Actor Rebel Wilson has shared that she’s become a mother following the birth of her daughter. The actor recently hosed down rumours that she’d become engaged to girlfriend Ramona Agruma, but Rebel did have some big news to share- the birth of her first child. Posting to her Instagram account Rebel shared her baby news. […]

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Aaron Carter, brother of Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter, found dead aged 34

Aaron Carter, brother of Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter, found dead aged 34

Aaron Carter, the singer who found fame as a child star in the late 90s has been found dead at his home in Southern California. He was 34 years old. His family has confirmed his passing, but no further details have been provided. Police responded to reports of a medical emergency at the home but […]

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Leslie Jordan dies aged 67 following suspected medical episode

Leslie Jordan dies aged 67 following suspected medical episode

Leslie Jordan, who found international fame in the TV series Will and Grace, has died at the aged of 67. Jordan was involved in a car accident in Los Angeles, police believe he may have suffered a medical emergency prior to crashing his BMW into the side of a building. “The world is definitely a much […]

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Cate Blanchett attends Adelaide screening of ‘TÁR’

Cate Blanchett attends Adelaide screening of ‘TÁR’

Actor Cate Blanchett was a special guest at the Adelaide Film Festival last night where there was a special screening of her new film Tàr Blanchett took part in a Q&A with audience members who were among the first Australians to see the acclaimed film. In what has been described as a “career best” performance Blanchett […]

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‘Come Into My Life’ singer Joyce Sims dies aged 63

‘Come Into My Life’ singer Joyce Sims dies aged 63

Singer Joyce Sims has died aged 63. Sims found her greatest success in 1988 with the track Come into My Life.  Born in Rochester, New York Sims formally studied music in college learning to play many instruments. Her first single (You Are My) All and All came in 1986, produced by Kurtis Mantronik. It was her […]

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Hugh Sheridan reveals they were secretly married for nine years

Hugh Sheridan reveals they were secretly married for nine years

Actor and singer Hugh Sheridan has revealed that they were secretly married for nine years, and hardly anybody knew about it. In an interview of The Jessica Rowe Big Talk Show, Sheridan told the host of the podcast that they’d been married to another well-known entertainer for almost a decade. “I can’t say their name because they […]

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The world fondly remembers Angela Lansbury following her death at 96

The world fondly remembers Angela Lansbury following her death at 96

Dame Angela Lansbury, the star of stage, film and television, is being fondly remembered following her death at the age of 96. Her family announced she’d passed away peacefully at her home in Los Angeles. The British born actress made the move to Hollywood to escape World War II and found success in a wide […]

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