Beyonce shows off holiday snaps

Bridgwater Mercury: Beyonce has shared her holiday snaps on Instagram

1:36pm Monday 28th July 2014

Beyonce has given fans a glimpse of what her holidays are like with some snaps of a beach trip posted to Instagram.

It's a wrap for Comic-Con 2014

Bridgwater Mercury: Josh Brolin and Robert Downey Jr embrace at the end of the Marvel panel at Comic-Con International in San Diego

4:18pm Monday 28th July 2014

The Californian city of San Diego came to life as caped crusaders and masked villains assembled at the 2014 Comic-Con International Convention centre in California.

Martin is still close to Paltrow

Bridgwater Mercury: Chris Martin says he is still good friends with ex Gwyneth Paltrow

1:39pm Monday 28th July 2014

Chris Martin has revealed he and Gwyneth Paltrow still have a very close relationship, despite their "conscious uncoupling".

Zayn suffers Palestine tweet abuse

Bridgwater Mercury: Zayn Malik has been the subject of hate messages after posting a tweet in support of Palestine

4:44pm Monday 28th July 2014

Zayn Malik has received a backlash of abusive messages after he posted a Twitter message in support of Palestine.

1D's Payne shares naked selfie

Bridgwater Mercury: One Direction's Liam Payne posted a naked selfie

10:57am Monday 28th July 2014

One Direction singer Liam Payne sent fans into a frenzy after he shared a nude photo of himself.

Lily Allen 'arrest' prank backfires

Bridgwater Mercury: Lily Allen has got some Australian cops in trouble

10:20am Monday 28th July 2014

Lily Allen has landed Australian police in hot water, after they took part in a prank pretending to arrest her..

Tulisa 'felt her life was over'

Bridgwater Mercury: Tulisa Contostavlos said drugs allegations that emerged in a Sun on Sunday expose were devastating

6:53am Monday 28th July 2014

Former X-Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos said she became "a paranoid wreck" and felt her life was over after being caught up in a cocaine sting, which led to a trial that collapsed in dramatic fashion last week.

Lauren Goodger angry over sex tape

Bridgwater Mercury: Former The Only Way Is Essex star Lauren Goodger has spoken out about her sex tape shame

9:38am Monday 28th July 2014

Lauren Goodger has said she is "angry and upset" after footage of her performing a sex act was leaked.

Fast food sever disrespects Aretha

Bridgwater Mercury: Aretha Franklin did not get the Respect she deserves at a fast food restaurant in Canada

9:25am Monday 28th July 2014

Aretha Franklin has some harsh words for a server who showed D-I-S-R-E-S-P-E-C-T by telling the Queen of Soul she wasn't allowed to eat her take-away inside the restaurant.

Adams hopeful for Devious return

Bridgwater Mercury: Dominic Adams plays bodyguard Tony Bishara in Devious Maids

6:26am Sunday 27th July 2014

Devious Maids star Dominic Adams is positive he will return in the show's third series.

McElhone bases work around kids

Bridgwater Mercury: Natascha McElhone admitted she signed up to football movie Believe for her son

6:26am Sunday 27th July 2014

Natascha McElhone has admitted it was her 11-year-old son who inspired her to accept a role in football movie Believe.

Jagger babies 'comforted Sir Mick'

Bridgwater Mercury: Jade Jagger gave birth four weeks after her daughter Assisi had a child

12:13am Monday 28th July 2014

Jade Jagger has told how a new grandchild and great grandchild brought comfort to her Rolling Stone dad Sir Mick, following the suicide of his lover L'Wren Scott.

Capaldi: No flirting with sidekick

Bridgwater Mercury: The Doctor, played by Peter Capaldi, and Clara, played by Jenna Coleman

1:25pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Incoming Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi has revealed there will be no flirting with co-star Jenna Coleman in the new series.

Number one joy for newlywed Cheryl

Bridgwater Mercury: It's another chart-topping single for newlywed Cheryl Cole

7:04pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Newlywed Cheryl Cole has double reason to celebrate after achieving her ninth number one single.

Avengers unleash Ultron at ComicCon

Bridgwater Mercury: Actors Robert Downey and Jeremy Renner take part in the Marvel panel at Comic-Con International in San Diego (AP)

3:59pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Several members of the Avengers descended on ComicCon to debut the first footage from the upcoming superhero sequel.

Pegg not tempted by 'stupid' affair

Bridgwater Mercury: Simon Pegg has appeared in some of the biggest movies of the past few years

3:31pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Mission: Impossible actor Simon Pegg has spoken of the temptation as a Hollywood star to have affairs - but slammed people who do so as "utterly stupid".

Radcliffe spins web at Comic-Con

Bridgwater Mercury: Daniel Radcliffe dressed as Spiderman to mingle inconspicuously among the fans at Comic Con (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

6:26am Sunday 27th July 2014

That guy in the Spider-Man suit you posed with at Comic-Con? It might have actually been Harry Potter.

Crohn's diagnosis focused Faiers

Bridgwater Mercury: TOWIE star Sam Faiers

9:50am Sunday 27th July 2014

Reality TV star Sam Faiers has said that being diagnosed with Crohn's disease has made her appreciate the people that really matter to her.

Acting was challenging for Shayk

Bridgwater Mercury: Model Irina Shayk plays Megara in Hercules

6:26am Sunday 27th July 2014

Irina Shayk has revealed making her big-screen debut in Hercules was nerve-racking.

Sir Ben lying down on latest job

Bridgwater Mercury: Sir Ben Kingsley

7:14am Sunday 27th July 2014

Oscar-winning actor Sir Ben Kingsley had a bit of a lie-down and even occasionally nodded off while filming his latest movie.

Hawkins praises Holmes' presenting

Bridgwater Mercury: Presenter Charlotte Hawkins

10:42am Sunday 27th July 2014

Good Morning Britain co-host Charlotte Hawkins has paid tribute to Eamonn Holmes for developing her presenting style.

Tennant can't wait for new Doctor

Bridgwater Mercury: David Tennant says he can't wait to see Peter Capaldi as Doctor Who

6:26am Sunday 27th July 2014

David Tennant has said he is eagerly awaiting Peter Capaldi's Doctor Who series because everything the actor does excites him.

Beverly Hills Cop is Ratner's dream

Bridgwater Mercury: Brett Ratner directed Dwayne Johnson in Hercules

7:16am Saturday 26th July 2014

Brett Ratner has revealed that making Beverly Hills Cop 4 is a dream come true, because he is a fan of the films.

Sarandon says she was Bowie's lover

Bridgwater Mercury: Susan Sarandon once dated David Bowie

7:16am Saturday 26th July 2014

Actress Susan Sarandon has revealed she and David Bowie were lovers, describing him as "extraordinary".

O'Donoghue weirded out by Wilson

Bridgwater Mercury: Danny O'Donoghue left his coaching role on BBC talent show The Voice in 2013

7:16am Saturday 26th July 2014

Danny O'Donoghue has revealed it was odd seeing Ricky Wilson take his seat on The Voice.

Firth swaps Mr Darcy for killer spy

Bridgwater Mercury: Colin Firth plays a spy in his latest film

7:21am Saturday 26th July 2014

Costume drama heartthrob Colin Firth swaps his image as a dashing love interest to become a gentleman spy armed with a killer umbrella in his latest movie role.

Allen 'shuts down' over negativity

Bridgwater Mercury: Lily Allen says she tries to block out negative comments about her

1:28pm Friday 25th July 2014

Lily Allen has said she deals with criticism by going into "shutdown mode".

Doctor Who return shown in cinemas

Bridgwater Mercury: A feature-length episode of Doctor Who, starring Peter Capaldi, will be screened in cinemas

1:28pm Friday 25th July 2014

Doctor Who's return next month is to materialise in cinemas around the world to coincide with its screening on BBC One.

Injured Mr Motivator out of Tumble

Bridgwater Mercury: Mr Motivator is out of BBC show Tumble

11:16am Friday 25th July 2014

BBC celebrity gymnastics show Tumble has been hit by injury after contestant Mr Motivator suffered a dislocated knee in rehearsals and needs to undergo surgery, forcing him out of the competition.

Fifi Geldof defends sister Peaches

Bridgwater Mercury: Peaches Geldof was not selfish, her sister Fifi said

8:46am Friday 25th July 2014

Peaches Geldof's sister has hit out at a social media user who publicly criticised the dead mother-of-two for being "selfish".

Guardians Of The Galaxy touch down

Bridgwater Mercury: David Bautista, Karen Gillan, Zoe Saldana, Chris Pratt and Vin Diesel at the Guardians Of The Galaxy premiere in London

8:46am Friday 25th July 2014

The Guardians Of The Galaxy took a break from their defending duties as they touched down in London for the film's European premiere.

Radcliffe talks relationships, sex

Bridgwater Mercury: Daniel Radcliffe has opened up about his relationships

9:20am Friday 25th July 2014

Daniel Radcliffe has opened up about the most personal areas of his relationships, including losing his virginity and how comfortable he feels naked.

Nolan: Interstellar Comic-Con debut

Bridgwater Mercury: Christopher Nolan has made his Comic-Con debut to talk about Interstellar

9:30am Friday 25th July 2014

Christopher Nolan has made a surprise appearance at Comic-Con to introduce his upcoming sci-fi adventure Interstellar.

Tennant couldn't not do Gracepoint

Bridgwater Mercury: David Tennant plays the US version of his Broadchurch character in American remake Gracepoint

8:46am Friday 25th July 2014

David Tennant has said he thought the idea of playing his Broadchurch character again in the US remake Gracepoint was too unique to turn down.

Hamill grows beard for Star Wars

Bridgwater Mercury: Mark Hamill is sporting a beard for his Star Wars role

9:59am Friday 25th July 2014

Mark Hamill has revealed he had to grow a beard for his upcoming return to Star Wars, but admitted he is really just there to support the new cast.

DiCaprio gets stars to charity gala

Bridgwater Mercury: Leonardo DiCaprio's Foundation's first gala has been a big success

9:20am Friday 25th July 2014

Leonardo DiCaprio has celebrated his first-ever Foundation charity gala with a host of famous pals.

Apology as Secret Cinema cancelled

Bridgwater Mercury: The event was billed as recreating the setting for the 1985 hit movie Back To The Future

8:46am Friday 25th July 2014

Organisers of an immersive Back To The Future cinema event which was cancelled, leaving ticketholders angry and complaining they had been left out of pocket, have said they are "deeply sorry" and working to get it back on track.

Everett awarded freedom of city

Bridgwater Mercury: Eels frontman Mark Everett was awarded the Freedom of the City of London

8:46am Friday 25th July 2014

Cult music star Mark Everett, the frontman of Eels, has been awarded the freedom of the City of London - four years after he claimed he was mistaken for a terrorist on a previous visit.

Baldwin prefers fine to apology

Bridgwater Mercury: Alec Baldwin said he did not want to apologise for the incident in May

8:46am Friday 25th July 2014

Alec Baldwin is not apologising over an incident that led to a disorderly conduct arrest in May.

Cumberbatch makes Comic-Con debut

Bridgwater Mercury: John Malkovich and Benedict Cumberbatch attend Comic-Con in San Diego

8:46am Friday 25th July 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch and John Malkovich have each made their Comic-Con debuts - as themselves and as their first animated characters.

Tulisa 'outraged' at assault ruling

Bridgwater Mercury: Tulisa Contostavlos arrives at Stratford Magistrates' Court in London

11:12am Friday 25th July 2014

Tulisa Contostavlos has said she is "outraged" at her conviction for assaulting a celebrity blogger at a music festival.

Pharrell's Happy 'triple platinum'

Bridgwater Mercury: Pharrell Williams' hit Happy has been in the charts all year

2:33pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Pharrell Williams' hit Happy has brought further joy to his music bosses by pulling off a rare sales feat.

Cumberbatch to kick off Comic-Con

Bridgwater Mercury: Benedict Cumberbatch will make his debut at Comic-Con

1:15pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch is to get San Diego Comic-Con started, as the sold-out pop culture convention kicks off.

Mel B wants Spice Girls reunion

Bridgwater Mercury: Mel B says she would love the Spice Girls to reunite again

1:14pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Mel B has admitted she would love to see the Spice Girls back together for another reunion.

Dame Maggie's 'brilliant storyline'

Bridgwater Mercury: Dame Maggie Smith has won plaudits for her role in Downton Abbey as the formidable Dowager Countess

9:47am Thursday 24th July 2014

Dame Maggie Smith will have a "brilliant storyline" in the next series of Downton Abbey, the show's executive producer has said.

Jo Brand to host Bake Off spin-off

Bridgwater Mercury: Jo Brand will be hosting the Great British Bake Off's spin-off show

9:44am Thursday 24th July 2014

Jo Brand will be presenting The Great British Bake Off's new spin-off show.

Downey Jr talks more Iron Man films

Bridgwater Mercury: The Iron Man films have been a huge success

8:55am Thursday 24th July 2014

Robert Downey Jr has said he hasn't ruled out another Iron Man sequel.

Barrowman and Boyle open Games

Bridgwater Mercury: John Barrowman performed at the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games

8:40am Thursday 24th July 2014

John Barrowman, Susan Boyle, Rod Stewart, Ewan McGregor and James McAvoy have helped open the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, in a ceremony watched by more than nine million viewers on BBC One.

Cheryl stuns at perfume launch

Bridgwater Mercury: Cheryl Cole at the launch of her new perfume

8:40am Thursday 24th July 2014

Cheryl Fernandez-Versini has said she is loving married life as she launched her new perfume.

Naya Rivera gleeful after wedding

Bridgwater Mercury: Naya Rivera has tied the knot (Startraks Photo/Rex)

10:35am Thursday 24th July 2014

Glee star Naya Rivera has married actor Ryan Dorsey - her boyfriend of just three months - in Mexico.






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