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British screenwriter Alan Plater has passed away after losing his battle with cancer. Plater, who passed away on June 25 this year at the age of 75, has almost 300 assorted credits in radio, television, theatre and films to his name as well as six novels, the Telegraph reported. During his career he received awards [...] Continue reading Award-winning screenwriter Alan Plater dies after cancer battle

The smell of gunpowder and the passion of a battle was once again seen on the streets of Belgium as some military enthusiasts re-enacted the Battle of Waterloo. As many as 3,000 military enthusiasts from across Europe, armed with 50 heavy guns and supported by 150 cavalry participated in the reconstruction of five scenes of [...] Continue reading Napoleon enthusiasts re-enact Battle of Waterloo

Late actor Dennis Hopper’’s family are embroiled in a legal battle over his multi-million-dollar estate.
Hooper’’s estranged fifth wife Victoria Duffy, 42, filed a claim against his estate at Los Angeles superior court, but the actor’’s attorney, Joe Manis, has said he is not giving up without a fight.
“We are ready for war,” the Daily Express [...] Continue reading Dennis Hopper’’s family locked in bitter battle over will

Heather Mills has expressed her delight at winning the legal battle brought about by her nanny who claimed she was bullied out of her job by the former model.
Mills, 42, said she felt vindicated that a tribunal recognised her “fair and generous” treatment of Sara Trumble, and welcomed the result as she arrived back in [...] Continue reading Heather Mills celebrates winning legal battle over nanny’s bully claims

This weekend’s homegoing service for late child star Gary Coleman has been postponed as the actor’s former wife and long-estranged parents war over his remains and burial plans. In the Battle of The Stage Parents, The Colemans make Joe Jackson look like Santa Claus….Gary’s former manager and family spokesman Victor Perillo said Coleman’s parents — Willie [...] Continue reading Gary Coleman Funeral Postponed As Family Battle Over Remains