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Bieber wants to perfect English accent


June 18th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 18 (IANS) American singer Justin Bieber wants lessons to perfect his British accent, after being praised for imitating a Brit well in a recent interview."I adore the accent, ... Read more...

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Martin Scorsese treats everyone as equal: Moretz


April 30th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 30 (IANS) She is just 15, but actress Chloe Grace Moretz says that director Martin Scorsese treated her as he treated other senior actors on the ... Read more...

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Beckham losing British accent


March 14th, 2012 - 7:01 am ICT by IANS
London, March 14 (IANS) British footballer David Beckham, who moved to Los Angeles with wife Victoria in 2007 to play for LA Galaxy, admits he is losing his London ... Read more...

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British accent scares Kelly Rowland


November 16th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 16 (IANS) American singer Kelly Rowland is worried that she will acquire a British accent like Madonna if she stays here for too long.The 30-year-old is currently ... Read more...

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Hathaway game to play Kate Middleton


August 25th, 2011 - 5:20 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 25 (IANS) Actress Anne Hathaway, who has played a princess in "The Princess Diaries" earlier, says she won't mind playing Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, on celluloid.The American ... Read more...

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Getting nude easier than mastering Brit accent: Hathaway


August 24th, 2011 - 4:58 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 24 (IANS) Anne Hathaway has admitted it was easier for her to shoot the nude scenes than mastering British accent for her role in "One Day".The 28-year old ... Read more...

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Gibson took Winstone’s advice for ‘The Beaver’


May 16th, 2011 - 3:42 am ICT by IANS
London, May 16 (IANS) Veteran actor Mel Gibson took advice from Ray Winstone for his accent used in Jodie Foster's comedy movie "The Beaver".Gibson plays a clinically depressed man ... Read more...

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Facebook suspends Kate Middleton account


April 28th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, April 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Facebook is hunting down all Kate Middleton accounts because the most famous owner of the name does not have account with the social networking site. Facebook ... Read more...

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I’m not so hoity-toity, says Sarah Palin while defending TLC show


December 18th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 18 (ANI): Sarah Palin has hit back at criticism that her reality TV show doesn't help her efforts to appear presidential."Oooh, I'm sorry I'm not so hoity-toity," ... Read more...

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No such thing as stereotypical English gentleman, says Colin Firth


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): Colin Firth has always been viewed as the typical English gentleman with his 'dashing' British accent and sophisticated mannerisms, but the star thinks the stereotype doesn't exist except ... Read more...

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Tom Hardy might be the next big star of Hollywood.


September 7th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): "Inception' has a great star cast and the movie has won accolades all over the world for its great plot. If you watched the movie you ... Read more...

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Bravo Unleashes A New Set Of Real Housewives


August 6th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest offering from Bravo promises to be another drama filled reality series. With 'The Real housewives of DC' premiering on the network on August 5, ... Read more...

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Kiwi woman sounds Welsh in rare case of ‘foreign accent syndrome’


July 14th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): In a rare case of 'foreign accent syndrome', a Kiwi woman's accent has turned into a mix of Welsh, Scottish and north London tones.Bronwyn Fox, a resident of ... Read more...

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Gyllenhaal acquired British accent for new movie


May 24th, 2010 - 4:02 am ICT by IANS
London, May 24 (IANS) Hollywood actor Jake Gyllenhaal used to turn down roles involving a British accent in the past fearing he can't do it but says he rose to the challenge ... Read more...

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Games effect: Metro officials to pick up Brit accent


May 14th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Prathiba Raju New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) If you come across a Delhi Metro official greeting you in English with a clipped British accent, don't be surprised! It's probably a newly acquired ... Read more...

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Amanda Seyfried says she deaf to her beau’s British accent charm


May 8th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 08 (ANI): American actress Amanda Seyfried has confessed that she's longer attracted to her boyfriend Dominic Cooper's English accent.The stunner had earlier revealed that she had a thing for ... Read more...

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Chelsea Handler admits sending homemade sex tape to casting agents


April 30th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 30 (ANI): Stand up comedian Chelsea Handler has admitted that she had forwarded her homemade sex tape as audition video to casting agents.The TV host had apparently made ... Read more...

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Chelsea Handler’s sex tape surfaces


April 30th, 2010 - 2:23 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Apr 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chelsea Handler is a well-known best-selling author, actress, and a stand-up comedian as well. She is also the only female late night television host as of ... Read more...

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Gemma Arterton nearly quit Bond role


March 12th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 12 (ANI): Gemma Arterton had almost quit her role as a Bond girl in Quantum Of Solace when a movie executive disparaged her "common" accent.The star was cast as ... Read more...

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It’s been a wonderful ride so far: Katrina Kaif (Interview)


March 3rd, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) It's a departure in every which way for this Bollywood actress on the ascendant. She is playing a deglamorised politician and the Hindi has ... Read more...

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Kangana Ranaut to master British accent


February 2nd, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Feb 2, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Abhinay Deo's "Crooked', which has been in trouble for various reasons, has finally steered clear of its problems; at least for now.First Aishwarya Rai Bachchan dropped ... Read more...

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“Lying To Be Perfect”: A Makeover Story


January 31st, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Lying to Be Perfect" premiered on Saturday at 8 p.m. on Lifetime. It was a beautiful story of the protagonist Nola, played by Poppy Montgomery. It ... Read more...

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Hollywood’s Sarah Thompson heading to Bollywood


January 18th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 18 (ANI): Hollywood beauty Sarah Thompson Kane is reportedly heading to Bollywood to act as hero Ranbir Kapoor's American girlfriend in the blockbuster drama 'Raajneeti.'Los Angeles born Sarah, ... Read more...

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Boob flash ‘car crash’ online clip gets 2m hits!


November 6th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 6 (ANI): A video of a blonde flashing her boobs at a car of cheering Brit teenagers before her vehicle smashes into the rear of a lorry has received more ... Read more...

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Victoria and David’s power of speech


October 3rd, 2009 - 11:40 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
The buzz is that Victoria Beckham and her soccer star husband David Beckham are taking speech lessons.The duo has come to the conclusion that if they want to boost their showbiz careers ... Read more...

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Beckhams taking speech lessons


September 29th, 2009 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 29 (IANS) Soccer star David Beckham and his wife Victoria are both taking elocution lessons in a bid to boost their showbiz careers in the US. The former Spice Girl ... Read more...

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Beckhams taking voice lessons to boost careers!


September 29th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 29 (ANI): Soccer ace David Beckham and wife Victoria are reportedly heading back to school to help them talk better to boost their careers.The couple has been taking elocution ... Read more...

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Slurry Mischa Barton dances solo at G- star after-bash


September 18th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 18 (ANI): Mischa Barton got a little too high at the G- star after-party at the Bowery Hotel, where she was "slurring her words" and even started dancing ... Read more...

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Posh had “facial expression” lessons before American Idol appearance


August 13th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 13 (ANI): Victoria Beckham took private lessons to soften her English accent and work on her facial expressions before appearing on American Idol, sources say."Victoria knows she has a ... Read more...

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Victoria Beckham takes lessons for ‘American Idol’


August 12th, 2009 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham has taken elocution and facial expression lessons ahead of her first appearance as a judge on the reality show "American Idol". The British ... Read more...

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Correct grammar way to first job (IANS Book Review)


July 10th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Book: "You're Hired: How you get that job and keep it too"; Author: Nasha Fitter; Publisher: Penguin India-Books; Price: Rs.199Applying for jobs, but don't seem to hear back from prospective ... Read more...

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Secret behind Katrina Kaif’s improved Hindi


July 1st, 2009 - 2:25 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Katrina Kaif has been often chided for her British accent with which she speaks her Hindi dialogues on screen. In fact many a times one used to get to hear a ... Read more...

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Katrina has tough time dubbing for Santoshi’s film


June 21st, 2009 - 9:04 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) Katrina Kaif is having a tough time dubbing for "Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani", especially with director Raj Kumar Santoshi known to be very ... Read more...

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Paris to follow Ronaldo to Madrid


June 19th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): Paris Hilton is all set to chase new love Cristiano Ronaldo all the way to Madrid.After spending two wild nights with the footballer in Los Angeles, the ... Read more...

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Anna Friel moving back to UK to rid daughter of her American accent!


May 2nd, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): Hollywood actress Anna Friel is bringing her daughter Gracie back to Britain, as she's determined to make her get rid of her American accent she picked up Stateside.Friel ... Read more...

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