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Famous birthdays for Dec. 17: Bill Pullman, Sarah Paulson

Famous birthdays for Dec. 17: Bill Pullman, Sarah Paulson

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Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Sagittarius.They include:-- American Revolutionary War soldier Deborah Sampson, who fought as a man under the alias Robert Shurtlieff, in 1760-- English writer Ford Madox Ford in 1873-- Ice cream businessman Burt Baskin in 1913-- Pope Francis, born Jorge Mario Bergoglio, in 1936 (age 81)-- British singer/actor Tommy Steele, also in 1936 (age 81)-- Blues musician Paul Butterfield in 1942-- Political commentator Chris Matthews in 1945 (age 72)-- Actor Ernie Hudson in 1945 (age 72)-- Comedian Eugene Levy in 1946 (age 71) File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI -- British rock singer Paul Rodgers in 1949 (age 68)-- Actor Bill Pullman in 1953 (age 64)-- Actor Barry Livingston in 1953 (age 64)-- Actor Laurie Holden in 1969 (age 4...
Hoffman faces more sexual misconduct allegations

Hoffman faces more sexual misconduct allegations

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US actor Dustin Hoffman is facing more claims of sexual misconduct as two women make new allegations.Playwright Cori Thomas claims the now 80-year-old star exposed himself to her when she was 16, dropping his towel in front of her after she had dinner with him and his daughter.She told Variety she came to know Mr Hoffman as a classmate of his daughter, and was invited into a hotel room with him after the three of them had dinner.Ms Thomas explained he had a shower after his daughter left, and came out wearing a towel, which he dropped in front of her, exposing himself.He then put on a dressing gown and asked her to massage his feet.He is accused of repeatedly asking Ms Thomas if she wanted to see him naked again.Variety also spoke to a woman called Melissa Kester, who claims the veteran Ho...
Myleene the minx: Klass bends over desk in stockings and suspenders

Myleene the minx: Klass bends over desk in stockings and suspenders

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INSTAGRAM/ MYLEENE KLASSLOVELY IN LINGERIE: Myleene wows in sexy shotMyleene Klass's lingerie was on full display in a saucy behind-the-scenes snap.Posted on Myleene Klass's Instagram page, the stunning star could be seen bent over a desk as she checked out the photos from her shoot.In the sexy shot, Myleene wore black stockings and suspenders that revealed her bodacious behind.GETTYSTUNNING: Myleene wows in vibrant jumpsuitShe paired them with matching french knickers and a corset as she served serious curves in the jaw-dropping snap.Myleene styled her ombre tresses into soft, shoulder-length curls as she upped the glamour stakes for the lingerie exposé.Fans flocked to the 39-year-old's social media page to share their thoughts on the eye-popping pic.WIRESENSATIONAL: Myleene wows in eye-c
Massive Attack on Pete Tong over use of track

Massive Attack on Pete Tong over use of track

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DJ Pete Tong is under fire from Massive Attack for using one of their songs in his latest album without permission.A version of their 1991 hit Unfinished Symphony features on Tong's Ibiza Classics album, which was released earlier this year and is the subject of his ongoing UK tour.The Brit Award-winning band have asked the DJ to donate proceeds from his shows to a refugee charity that they support as a form of compensation for using the track.Image:Massive Attack described Tong's show as a 'nightmare nostalgia roadshow'Robert Del Naja - one of the group's founding members - posted on the official Massive Attack Facebook page: "Dear Pete Tong. Thanks for covering one of our songs on your nostalgia nightmare roadshow."I don't recollect you getting in touch to see if we would mind, but for y...
Why Pitch Perfect stands out in Hollywood

Why Pitch Perfect stands out in Hollywood

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Pitch Perfect 3 is outstanding. Quite literally.Not only is the third instalment of the successful film franchise highly entertaining - but also highly unusual for Hollywood.Seeing an all-female ensemble cast in a storyline where the main objective isn't finding a boyfriend is something you don't often see.Which is perhaps why the movies have become so popular. "I distinctly remember seeing the first one in the cinema and just feeling so great afterwards," says Hailee Steinfeld, who joined the cast in Pitch Perfect 2 and reprises her role in the third."I loved every minute of it, loved the musical aspect, I thought the relationships within the movie were so interesting and fun. I remember thinking if there's ever a movie like this I have to be a part of it."Media playback is unsupported o...