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Brad modifies house for Jolie's kids

August 19, 2005 19:51 IST

Brad Pitt & Angelina JolieHollywood hunk Brad Pitt has transformed his slick bachelor pad houses into child-friendly homes to impress girlfriend Angelina Jolie.

 

The 41-year-old actor spent thousands of dollars kiddie-proofing his Malibu mansion, before Jolie, 30, and her adopted kids Maddox and Zahara Marley moved in.

 

Besides putting his chic glass coffee tables and metal and leather furniture into storage, Brad has installed safety locks on doors and cabinets, covers on plug sockets, fridge latches and various other child-proof accessories.

 

His other home in Santa Barbara has been given the same treatment, too.

 

"Angelina's delighted at how Brad has slipped into the role of doting dad so easily," a source was quoted by The Mirror as

saying.

 

EminemEminem in rehab over sleeping pill addiction

 

Rapper Eminem is undergoing treatment in a drug rehabilitation centre for dependency on sleeping pills.

 

"Eminem is in hospital under doctor's care. He is being treated for dependency on sleep medication," E!Online.com quoted the singer's publicist, Dennis Dennehy, as saying.

 

Dennehy refused to give more information about the star.

 

Meanwhile, Star magazine also reported that the rapper, accompanied by two bodyguards, had checked in to a facility in

his native Michigan on Tuesday. That was the same day Dennehy released a statement announcing the cancellation of the  10-date European leg of the rapper's Anger Management 3 tour.

 

Paris HiltonParis Hilton to marry in Greece

 

Hotel heiress Paris Hilton, who is dating Greek shipping heir Paris Latsis, has revealed that she will walk down

the aisle in Greece.  

 

Hilton made her way to the country last month to find the perfect location for their wedding, and after a long search and weeks of socialising, she returned to the US satisfied with her final decision.

 

"(Paris and I) are really happy. We had an amazing summer in Europe together. Everything's amazing! We were looking all  over Greece, and we found some really beautiful places. Right now, I'm finishing up work and then we'll do the wedding," The Sun quoted Hilton as saying to Access Hollywood.

 

Hopkins, Dench voted greatest British actors of all time

 

Sir Anthony HopkinsSir Anthony Hopkins and Dame Judi Dench have been voted the greatest British actor and actress of all time in a new poll conducted by London's Old Vic Theatre.

 

While Hopkins beat late legend Sir Laurence Olivier and Sir Sean Connery to top the spot, Dench topped the poll   beating out competition from Julie Walters and Elizabeth Taylor.

 

The top five British actors are:

 

1. Sir Anthony Hopkins

2. Sir Laurence Olivier

3. Sir Sean Connery

4. Sir Alec Guinness

5. Sir Michael Caine

 

The top five British actresses are:

 

1. Dame Judi Dench

2. Julie Walters

3. Dame Elizabeth Taylor

4. Dame Maggie Smith

5. Julie Andrews

Source: ANI