'Atonement' lead British award nominations
AP - LONDON The tragic period romance "Atonement" dominated the race for the British Academy Film Awards, with nominations in 14 categories, including best picture, actor, actress and director.
"Juno" actress to star in Barrymore directing bow
Reuters - "Juno" actress Ellen Page will star in "Whip It!" which marks Drew Barrymore's directing debut, Daily Variety reported on Wednesday.
Zac Efron has appendix removed
AP - "High School Musical" star Zac Efron underwent emergency surgery Tuesday to remove his appendix, his publicist said.
Sony BMG blasts "ludicrous" Annie Lennox report
Reuters - Sony BMG has hit out at "ludicrous" press reports stating the company dropped Annie Lennox after a 25-year association.
Matthew McConaughey, girlfriend expecting baby
Reuters - Matthew McConaughey and his Brazilian girlfriend are expecting their first baby, he said on Tuesday, describing themselves as "stoked and wowed."
Brooks, Aikman unveil room for sick kids
AP - Two proven superstars on the music charts and on the football field were no match for some young patients at Cook Children's Medical Center.
Malaysian singer sorry for baring chest
AP - KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia A popular rock singer has apologized for sparking an uproar in Muslim-majority Malaysia by baring his chest during a live TV concert and will do community service to atone for the stunt, his record company said Wednesday.