Taylor Lautner: Why I disrobed

This Is Local London: Taylor Lautner stars with Greg Davies in the new series of British sitcom Cukoo

6:54am Saturday 2nd August 2014

Taylor Lautner has told why he shed his clothes in the new series of BBC sitcom Cuckoo.

Parkinson loved being In The Club

This Is Local London: Katherine Parkinson stars in In The Club, a drama series about pregnancy

6:53am Saturday 2nd August 2014

Katherine Parkinson has said the set of In The Club was the nicest place to be as a pregnant woman.

Greg James: I've got no shame now!

This Is Local London: Greg James is working towards a Personal Best for the Bupa Great North Run on September 7

6:50am Saturday 2nd August 2014

Greg James has revealed that his job has made him less self-conscious.

Urban horrified by concert 'rape'

This Is Local London: Keith Urban and wife Nicole Kidman

3:27am Saturday 2nd August 2014

Singer Keith Urban has said he is "horrified" by reports of a rape during his US concert.

Jones: I want to date Anthea Turner

This Is Local London: Gethin Jones has a crush on fellow former Blue Peter presenter Anthea Turner

6:54am Saturday 2nd August 2014

Gethin Jones has confessed he would like to marry fellow former Blue Peter presenter Anthea Turner.

Anderson wants end to whale drive

This Is Local London: Pamela Anderson has called for a whale drive in the Faeroe Islands to stop

2:38pm Friday 1st August 2014

Pamela Anderson has called for an end to a 400-year-old whale drive in the Faeroe Islands.

Manganiello: My abs are all real

This Is Local London: Joe Manganiello says he works hard to look good as he posed for Men's Health magazine

2:19pm Friday 1st August 2014

Joe Manganiello has shown off the physique he works hard for, saying many other actors just create an illusion of being fit.

Rolf Harris launches appeal bid

This Is Local London: Rolf Harris has applied for permission to appeal against his convictions for indecent assault

11:50am Friday 1st August 2014

Rolf Harris has applied for permission to appeal against his convictions for a string of indecent assaults.

Usher overwhelmed by charity help

This Is Local London: Usher hosted the 15th anniversary celebration of his New Look Foundation in Atlanta

11:08am Friday 1st August 2014

Usher said he was overwhelmed with gratitude by the amount of supporters at his New Look Foundation's 15th anniversary luncheon.

Mia Farrow to star on Broadway

This Is Local London: Mia Farrow is to appear on Broadway in Love Letters

10:49am Friday 1st August 2014

Mia Farrow and Brian Dennehy are among a string of big name movie stars to appear in a new production of Love Letters on Broadway.

Pair bring hope to jailed youths

This Is Local London: Actor and music artist LL Cool J, left, with Russell Simmons at the juvenile detention section of Rikers Island jail (AP)

3:46am Friday 1st August 2014

A group of young people at a New York City jail complex got some words of encouragement from hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons and actor and musician LL Cool J.

Mel B and Cheryl 'trouble together'

This Is Local London: Cheryl Fernandez-Versini attending the filming of the X Factor at Wembley Arena in London

7:36pm Friday 1st August 2014

Cheryl Fernandez-Versini said Mel B has brought out her mischievous side as they headed into the latest round of X Factor auditions at Wembley.

Lee's LOTR props up for auction

This Is Local London: Sir Christopher Lee played Saruman the White in the Lord Of The Rings films

2:14pm Friday 1st August 2014

Sir Christopher Lee is offering props from the Lord Of The Rings films up for auction.

Bieber laughs off love life rumours

This Is Local London: Justin Bieber posted this snap of himself with model Shanina Shaik on Instagram

12:53pm Friday 1st August 2014

Justin Bieber has taken a pop at the rumours surrounding his love life, as he got up close and personal with model Shanina Shaik.

Radcliffe Mexico premiere cancelled

This Is Local London: Daniel Radcliffe was in Mexico City to promote his new film, What If

12:34pm Friday 1st August 2014

Daniel Radcliffe's Mexican premiere for his new film, What If, has been shut down after fears for crowd control.

Cruise enjoys Glorious day at races

This Is Local London: Tom Cruise presented the trophy to supermodel Edie Campbell after winning the Magnolia Cup at Glorious Goodwood

10:53am Friday 1st August 2014

Tom Cruise made it his Mission to attend Ladies' Day at Glorious Goodwood in Chichester.

Jolie gets love letters from Pitt

This Is Local London: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie wrote letters to each other when they were apart

10:26am Friday 1st August 2014

Angelina Jolie has revealed that Brad Pitt would send her romantic handwritten letters when they were living apart because of work.

Rowland: I'm having a baby boy

This Is Local London: Kelly Rowland is pregnant with a baby boy

12:29pm Friday 1st August 2014

Kelly Rowland has revealed she is expecting a son.

Cruz, Bardem: We want peace in Gaza

This Is Local London: Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz want peace in Gaza

2:29pm Friday 1st August 2014

Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem have clarified their stance on Gaza, saying they "detest anti-semitism."

Law: I'm not romantic lead anymore

This Is Local London: Jude Law feels his work options are widening as he gets older

8:10am Friday 1st August 2014

Jude Law has said more roles have opened up to him as he gets older - as there is "less emphasis on playing romantic leads."

Walters family knife shock past

This Is Local London: Julie Walters discovered her ancestor was guilty of assault

9:41am Thursday 31st July 2014

Julie Walters made a shocking discovery about one of her ancestors while filming TV show Who Do You Think You Are?

Alison Hammond for Strictly role?

This Is Local London: Alison Hammond is rumoured to be taking part in Strictly Come Dancing

10:04am Thursday 31st July 2014

Alison Hammond has signed up to this year's Strictly Come Dancing, according to reports..

Cotton glows in yellow for launch

This Is Local London: Fearne Cotton launched her new fashion collection for Very.co.uk in London

2:36pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Fearne Cotton was mellow in yellow as she launched her latest range for Very.

Cowell to get top industry award

This Is Local London: Simon Cowell is being honoured with a TV industry award

10:37am Thursday 31st July 2014

Simon Cowell is set to be honoured with a top TV industry award for his contribution to entertainment.

Bieber taunts Bloom after Ibiza row

This Is Local London: Justin Bieber posted a picture of Orlando Bloom on his Instagram page

8:25am Thursday 31st July 2014

Justin Bieber has mocked Orlando Bloom after their reported scuffle in Ibiza, posting a snap on Instagram of the Lord Of The Rings star apparently crying.

One Direction lead UK global sales

This Is Local London: One Direction's Midnight Memories was the biggest-selling release internationally, giving British acts the top seller for the sixth year out of seven

12:07am Friday 1st August 2014

Chart-toppers One Direction led the UK's global sales charge last year which ensured home-grown acts accounted for one in every eight artist albums sold around the world, according to new figures.

Media mogul Fuller honoured by uni

This Is Local London: Simon Fuller receives an honorary degree of doctor of letters at the University of Brighton summer graduations

6:33pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Media mogul Simon Fuller, who guided the Spice Girls to stardom, told graduates after receiving an honorary degree: "Value every day, make the most of every day."

Actor Kenny Ireland dies at 68

This Is Local London: Benidorm star Kenny Ireland has died aged 68

3:49pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Kenny Ireland, whose roles have included playing the ageing swinger Donald Stewart in ITV comedy series Benidorm, has died at the age of 68.

Damian Lewis becomes Henry VII

This Is Local London: Damian Lewis in the hot and heavy costume of King Henry VIII on the set of Wolf Hall (Rex)

11:56am Thursday 31st July 2014

Damian Lewis has been pictured wearing a frock coat and thigh-high leather boots for his latest role - as King Henry VIII.

Pattinson: Break-up was normal

This Is Local London: Robert Pattinson says his break up with Kristen Stewart was normal

8:46am Thursday 31st July 2014

Robert Pattinson has hinted that he's definitely over Kristen Stewart - and that their split was no big deal.

Keys: I'm pregnant with baby no 2

This Is Local London: Alicia Keys and husband Swizz Beatz are expecting their second child together (Alicia Keys/Instagram)

11:18am Thursday 31st July 2014

Alicia Keys has revealed she is pregnant with her second child.

Charlie Brooks to act with daughter

This Is Local London: Charlie Brooks will appear in The Dumping Ground with daughter Kiki

10:56am Thursday 31st July 2014

Charlie Brooks is to make a cameo in a CBBC show, acting alongside her nine-year-old daughter.

Barrymore's tribute to half-sister

This Is Local London: Drew Barrymore's half-sister Jessica was found dead in California

11:03am Thursday 31st July 2014

Drew Barrymore has opened up about the death of her half-sister.

Perry: I don't need men for babies

This Is Local London: Katy Perry wouldn't want to take her child on tour with her

11:58am Thursday 31st July 2014

Katy Perry has said she wants to become a mum one day - and she can do it without a man in her life.

Bell gets back to her Hair roots

This Is Local London: Kristen Bell is performing on stage

9:32am Thursday 31st July 2014

Kristen Bell says she's terrified - but delighted - to be performing on stage again.

Downton fans could live like lords

This Is Local London: Highclere Castle is opening its doors to raise money for charity

2:17pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Downton Abbey fans can live like the Crawley family for a few hours - and even learn the skills of their staff - to raise money for charity.

Paltrow and Chris's uncoupled night

This Is Local London: Gwyneth Paltrow was pictured arriving separately to the same event as Chris Martin

10:53am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin made an uncoupled appearance at the same film screening in New York.

Hollywood: I'm tired of eating cake

This Is Local London: Paul Hollywood is back on The Great British Bake Off, and hoping for something savoury to taste

11:46am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Paul Hollywood says that despite his sweet tooth he's getting tired of cake.

Orlando and Bieber in scuffle?

This Is Local London: Justin Bieber made no reference to the alleged altercation on his Twitter page

3:30pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

There may be no love lost between Justin Bieber and Orlando Bloom, after reports of a scuffle in an Ibiza restaurant.

Moretz in no hurry to find love

This Is Local London: Chloe Grace Moretz says she is in no hurry to find love

2:32pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Chloe Grace Moretz has said she doesn't feel like she is in any hurry to find a serious boyfriend.

Chris Evans hits radio record

This Is Local London: Chris Evans now gets 9.91 million each week on his Radio 2 breakfast show

12:23am Thursday 31st July 2014

Radio 2 breakfast host Chris Evans has hit another audience high, with a new record number of listeners to his show.

Kirstie Alley's sitcom dropped

This Is Local London: Eric Petersen starred with Kirstie Alley in Kirstie (Rex/TV Land)

12:16pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Kirstie Alley's sitcom Kirstie has been cancelled after just one season.

Secret Cinema's back to the flicks

This Is Local London: The outdoor set of Secret Cinema's Back To The Future event

9:32am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Secret Cinema's Back To The Future events are finally going ahead after organisers caused uproar by cancelling at the last minute.

Billy Bob Thornton plans more TV

This Is Local London: Billy Bob Thornton wants to appear in Big Bang Theory

11:34am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Billy Bob Thornton has revealed he wants another TV role - and he'd love a part in The Big Bang Theory.

Kylie to top bill as Games close

This Is Local London: Kylie Minogue will be the star of the Commonwealth Games closing ceremony

7:49pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Kylie Minogue will top the bill at the closing ceremony of Glasgow 2014.

Upton: I could go back to farming

This Is Local London: Kate Upton says she'd be happy returning to life on a farm

8:11am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Kate Upton has said her childhood on a farm was ideal preparation for life as a model.

No review over Rolf Harris sentence

This Is Local London: Rolf Harris was sentenced at the beginning of July

12:41pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Convicted paedophile Rolf Harris will not see his jail term challenged by the Government's chief legal adviser for being too lenient.

Beyonce snaps at break-up rumours

This Is Local London: Beyonce posted this picture of Jay Z and Blue (Beyonce/Instagram)

8:33am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Beyonce has shot down rumours her marriage to Jay Z is in trouble by posting an idyllic family holiday snap of him.

Contract delays hit Big Bang set

This Is Local London: Jim Parsons, who plays Sheldon Cooper, is one of the stars said to be negotiating a new contract for The Big Bang Theory (AP)

9:29pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Production on the new season of The Big Bang Theory is being delayed due to a contract dispute with some of its stars.

Gone With The Wind script for sale

This Is Local London: Vivien Leigh and co-star Clark Gable star in Gone With The Wind

12:07pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Gone With The Wind could have had a very different ending, according to a newly found script from the 1939 classic.


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