Tracy Morgan – US comic and actor famous for programme 30 Rock. Is in trouble after a bizarre anti-gay rant in the middle of his appearance at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. He told that the stunned audience that if his son were gay he would “pull out a knife and stab” him. He has apologised since as has the venue for his inappropriate remarks. See the Huffington Post for links to Twitter reports on the incident.
Shia Labeouf – the 24 yr old actor, who plays Sam Witwicky in Transformers, has announced that he will not be doing any more installments of the sci-fi franchise. To find out what else is going on in Shia’s career and to see plenty of photo and video content visit the Shia Lebouf US fansite. The Transformers 3 movie is due to bew released in early July this year.
Liz Hurley – Liz is in the news due to her relationship with recently retired Aussie cricket legend Shane Warne. He has been talking to the press about how well things are going between them and they are due to spend most of the summer in the UK. Liz firstly hit the big time when she was in a relationship with Hugh Grant in the 1990’s. She is now also involved with fashion design and has her own website where you can buy her clothes.
Nicola Stapleton – it has been annnounced that the former Eastenders star, who played Mandy Slater in the show, will return to Albert Square in the autumn this year. Nicola has said that although Mandy is now much older she may still cause some trouble for the Walford residents. See the official Eastenders site for up to date info the programme.
Rockness 2011 – the festival started yesterday and goes on all this weekend. Groove Armada are playing and tonight’s headline act is The Chemical Brothers. The festival takes place near Inverness and you can get day tickets for the remaining days here.