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Britney Spears takes indefinite break after father 'almost died'

Britney Spears takes indefinite break after father 'almost died'

Entertainment
Britney Spears has announced an "indefinite work hiatus" to spend time with her family, revealing that her father "almost died" in an emotional message to her fans. The singer is putting her Britney: Domination shows in Las Vegas on hold so she can help with her father Jamie's recovery from "life-threatening health issues", a statement on her website said.Mr Spears underwent emergency surgery two months ago after suffering a ruptured colon, the star's publicist confirmed to Sky News. In a post on social media, Spears said that "it breaks my heart" to postpone the shows, but that "it's important to always put your family first".In her full message to fans, she said: "I don't even know where to start with this, because this is so tough for me to say."I will not be performing ...
Michael Jackson 'chemically castrated by father with hormone injections' doctor reveals

Michael Jackson 'chemically castrated by father with hormone injections' doctor reveals

Entertainment
Conrad Murray, who was previously convicted of involuntary manslaughter after the death of MJ, has made claims about the music legend's dad.Speaking out following Joe Jackson’s death, the doctor revealed the King of Pop was "chemically castrated" by his father.Revealing all to Mirror Online, he claimed: "Joe Jackson was one of the worst fathers to his children in history."The cruelty expressed by Michael that he experienced at the hand of his father. GETTY FATHER AND SON: Michael admitted to Oprah that Joe had been abusive in the past GETTY RICHEST DECEASED: Michael Jackson was the richest deceased celebrity of 2017 with $ 75 million ...
Father Ted to return as musical, co-creator says

Father Ted to return as musical, co-creator says

Entertainment
Cult comedy Father Ted is set to return as a musical, its co-creator has confirmed. Graham Linehan said the show, called Pope Ted: The Father Ted Musical, was almost written. Fellow writer Arthur Matthews and the Divine Comedy's Neil Hannon, who wrote the show's theme tune and original music, are involved in the project. Linehan said it would be "the real final episode of Father Ted".He told the BBC: "It's like putting on an old pair of slippers."The sitcom ran for three series between 1995-98 on Channel 4, chronicling the escapades of Irish parish priest Father Ted Crilly. Skip Twitter post by @Glinner ‘Pope Ted—The Father Ted Musical’ written by Arthur M...
Terminally ill British boy dies after being taken off life support: Father

Terminally ill British boy dies after being taken off life support: Father

World
Alfie Evans, the terminally ill British child who gained international attention due to a series of court cases surrounding his removal from life support, has died, according to his family. Thomas Evans, the father of 23-month-old Alfie, announced his son had died in a Facebook post at about 6 a.m. British time. The post already had over 41,000 interactions and 23,000 shares within an hour of Thomas Evans' posting the news. Thomas wrote, "My gladiator lay down his shield and gained his wings at 02:30." Alfie suffered from a neurodegenerative disease that ravaged his brain and left him hospitalized in a neonatal intensive care unit in Liverpool since December 2016. The hospital decided in December 2017 there was no chance for recovery and moved to remove Alfie from life support -- a dec...