Articles Posted in 2006

  • Out With The Old And Welcome To Michelle Citrin In 2007

    Out With The Old And Welcome To Michelle Citrin In 2007

    Michelle CitrinWatch out for big things from our most favourite short Jewish folk-rocker Michelle Citrin.

    She may be only five feet, but this 25-year-old gal can blast out pretty nifty tunes like If I Fall which is three minutes of sheer musical brilliance.

    A tender tune, lovingly played on guitar with some thought provoking lyrics.

    Aside from her musical talents, Brooklyn-based Citrin (originally from New Jersey) is also flowing with some nifty dreads on her head.

  • Jews Get Honours

    Jews Get Honours

    Honours emblemA number of British Jews have been recognised for their achievements and contribution to society in this year’s New Year Honours.

    The former national chairman of the Association of Jewish Ex-Servicemen and Women has been made an MBE. Ronald Shelley, was recognised for his work for the group which supports Jewish soldiers as well as his contribution towards Jewish communal life.

  • Starsky Star in British Big Brother

    Starsky Star in British Big Brother

    Former Starsky and Hutch star Paul Michael Glaser is set to return to the small screen as a contestant on Channel 4′s Celebrity Big Brother.

    The 63-year-old, who also appeared in the film musical Fiddler On The Roof as well as directing Arnold Schwarzenegger in The Running Man, is considered to be a real scoop by Channel 4 and is set to get over £100,000, most of it donated to an AIDS charity set up by his wife who died from the condition. 

  • Vanessa Feltz Set For Marriage Number Two

    Vanessa Feltz Set For Marriage Number Two

    Vanessa FeltzChat show host Vanessa feltz is set to marry born again Christian singer Ben Ofoedu.

    The 33-year-old former Phats + Small vocalist has been dating Feltz, 44, for a year and proposed to her at The Clarence – Dublin’s swanky hotel owned by U2′s Bono and The Edge.

    Ofoedu put 50 red roses on the bed in the room the couple were staying in and went down on one knee before popping the question.

  • Aguilera and Bratman Hosting New York New Year’s Eve Party

    Aguilera and Bratman Hosting New York New Year’s Eve Party

    Singer Christina Aguilera and her music executive husband Jordan Bratman are planning to ring in the New Year in style and prove reports their one-year marriage is in trouble at the same time.

    The couple are set to host a New Year’s Eve party at New York’s Hudson Hotel with a bunch of friends, according to sources, to end a trying year, which saw the pop superstar on the road and away from her man.

  • Johansson “Most Beautiful Celebrity Of All Time”

    Johansson “Most Beautiful Celebrity Of All Time”

    Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson has been named the Most Beautiful Celebrity Of All Time – thanks to her fresh-faced and youthful looks.

    The Lost In Translation actress was voted into the top spot ahead of Kylie Minogue and Liv Tyler, with all three praised for their lack of over-the-top make-up of drastic cosmetic procedures by anti-ageing site HoldBackTime.com.

    “These celebrities are so beautiful they don’t need to resort to heavy make-up or surgery,” said Tina Richards, a spokesperson for the site.

  • Principal Strikes Off Glassman

    Principal Strikes Off Glassman

    Harry GlassmanFormer Dallas star Victoria Principal has officially divorced plastic surgeon husband Harry Glassman after 21 years of marriage.

    Principal filed for divorce from Glassman in May, citing “irreconcilable differences”.

    The 60-year-old actress, who played Pamela Ewing in the 1980s Texan oil drama, has reached a financial settlement over their $50 million joint assets.

    Details of the settlement, which was filed in Los Angeles Superior Court on Wednesday have not been disclosed.