Washington D.C [USA], Dec. 26 : British pop superstar George Michael, who rose to fame as a member of the music duo Wham!, passed away on Sunday at age 53 due to heart failure.
Michael's publicist told BBC that he "passed away peacefully at home," reports E! Online.
The statement continued, "It is with great sadness that we can confirm our beloved son, brother and friend George passed away peaceful at home over the Christmas period. The family would ask that their privacy be respected at this difficult and emotional time. There will be no further comment at this stage."
Los Angeles, Dec 25 : "Star Wars" actress Carrie Fisher, who was put on a ventilator after suffering a massive heart attack on a plane, is out of the emergency room, says her brother Todd Fisher.
Carrie suffered a heart attack on a London-to-Los Angeles flight on Friday, reports hollywoodreporter.com
The 60-year-old was rushed to UCLA Medical Center by Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics after the 11-hour flight touched down at Los Angeles International Airport shortly after noon.
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 25 : Christmas Eve has never been sexier with Gigi Hadid showcasing her body in a video for LOVE magazine's 2016 Advent Calendar.
The one minute and 18 seconds clip shows quick shots and stills of the 21-year-old super model wearing a watermelon pink Agent Provocateur mesh bikini as she prances around a New York City hotel room, reports E! Online.
The 'Victoria's Secret' angel writhes around on a bed and a leather sofa, tosses her hair around, leans against a giant window and poses seductively.
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 25 : Adam Driver, who played Kylo Ren in the 'Star Wars' franchise, recently shared that he used to give his action figure to his adult male friends as Christmas gift.
The 33-year-old actor stopped by ' The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' where he talked about how Christmas has gotten better since his debut as the dark warrior, reports People magazine.
When host Fallon joked that people must be gifting him with action figures of his character, Driver said he was part of the joke.
Los Angeles, Dec 25 : Singer-songwriter Pixie Lott says that she is too busy to have children at the moment.
In an interview to Star magazine, the 25-year-old pop star, who got engaged to fashion model Oliver Cheshire in November, insisted that she does not envision them having children anytime soon, reports femalefirst.co.uk.
"I'd like kids at some point, but not anytime soon. There's too much to be done! And I'm not sure where I'll be next year because it's going to be a busy time with my new music coming out," Lott said.
Los Angeles, Dec 25 : Actress Kate Beckinsale says that she has never had more than a sip of alcohol because she fears it will go to her head too quickly.
In an interview to Shape magazine, the 43-year-old, who has 17-year-old daughter Lily with her former partner Michael Sheen, admitted that she doesn't drink, reports femalefirst.co.uk.
She said: "I don't drink alcohol. I feel (it effects) very quickly, so I've never actually had an entire glass of anything alcoholic."
The "Underworld: Blood Wars" star has revealed that she lives a healthy lifestyle and works out most mornings.
Los Angeles, Dec 24 : Rapper Kanye West will not go ahead with European shows as he is still battling with health issues.
A month after cancelling the remaining North American dates of his Saint Pablo Tour, a source close to the rapper has shared that he won't return to the stage any time soon, reports people.com.
There were reports that the overseas leg of the tour has been cancelled. But the source said: "It was never confirmed, never announced, hence not cancelled."
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 24 : After bulking up for 'Doctor Strange', Benedict Cumberbatch recently admitted that he had to let go of the "athletic" body in order to get back with his Sherlock Holmes' character.
Explaining that he was not in "Sherlock shape", the 40-year-old British star told the press, "I was in Doctor Strange shape so I was quite big! I was chunky - in a healthy way, an athletic way - and he's not necessarily, Sherlock," reports digitalspy.com.
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