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Witherspoon wore Dunst's 2003 gown

January 19, 2006 19:11 IST

Kirsten Dunst and Reese WitherspoonReeseWitherspoonwas horrified when she learnt that the gown designed forher forthe Golden Globe Awards had been worn by Kirsten Dunstin 2003.

Witherspoon,whowon Best Actress for Walk The Line, worea white-and-silver 'vintage' Chanel dress only to learn laterthat it had beenrecycled.

Witherspoon's representative Nancy Ryder is said to have vowed not to accept anything from Chanel again,or let her other clients, including Jennifer Lopez and Renee Zellweger, wear anything from the French couture house.

'Reese was told the dress was vintage. It was not. I'm notangry --just a little disappointed. But the big deal is Reese wonthe GoldenGlobe,' she was quoted by the New York Postassaying.

Michael Bolton woos a Desperate Housewife

Michael Bolton and Nicollette SheridanHe has won millions of heartswith hiscrooning, but for MichaelBolton,his heartbelongs to DesperateHousewives star Nicollette Sheridan.

The two attendedthe GoldenGlobesceremonytogether.

'Look,ifI did not feel this is the story, Iwould nothave invested so much time and energy in it. Nicollette and I are very serious about each other. Itisa very special time in my life. I haveagoodfeeling aboutthe future,' The Sun quoted him as saying.

He also revealed that he had been living with the actress inher Los Angelespad,and that they were both giving their relationship'a real try'.

Gurinder ChadhaChadha to bring Boney M to Westend

Bend It LikeBeckhamdirectorGurinder Chadhais all set make a Westendmusical Daddy Cool thatwill featuresome of the greatest Boney M hits, including Browngirl and Rivers of Babylon.

The musicalwill star Harvey, the former MC from So Solid Crew, former EastEnders actress Michelle Collins and pop star Javine.

DaddyCool is a Romeo and Juliet-type love story set amidstthe backdrop of gang warfare in multicultural London.

Dwayne Wint plays Sunny, a young man who lives for his musicand falls in love with Rose, daughter of the East End's notorious lap dance club owner Ma Baker (Michelle Collins).

By becoming lovers, Sunny and Rose fuel the hostility between the EastandWestLondon gangs, forcingthemtoconfront their future.

'It'sveryexcitingand anything Gurinder isinvolvedinis amazing.It's mostly a dancing role but I get a couple of songs. They mustthink my voice is okay because Ihadanaudition,' Michelle, famous for her role as Cindy in EastEnders, wasquoted by The Sun as saying.

William ShatnerWhen William Shatner wanted to commit suicide

As CaptainKirkcommandeeringhis starshipEnterprise, William Shatner went most placesnoman hadever been before. But there was a time in his life whenhe wanted to go where every man goes the day he dies.

Theseptuagenarian actor has revealed that some time ago hewas leftso frustrated by a medical condition named tinnitus --which leads to a constant ringing sound in one's ears --that he wasalmost driven to suicide, fearing that it couldsignalthe end of his acting career.

'It'slike listening to the hiss of a TV that's not tunedto a channel. I thought I'd go deaf or nuts. I thought it would ruin my career. I thought of killing myself,' quoted him as saying.

Buthesaysthat doctors finally found a way outforhim.

'Theyfittedme with a device like a hearingaid,continually piping white noise into both ears. Once your brain gets used to the noise, you're not listeningto it any more. Then you can wean yourself off it,' he said.

David Hasselhoff'Alcohol destroyed everything,' says Hasselhoff

One oftelevision'smost powerful stars,David Hasselhoffblamesalcohol for ruining his 16-year-oldmarried life with second wife Pamela Bach.

Thecouplefiled for divorce last weekbecauseof 'irreconcilable differences' between them.

The 53-year-old Baywatch star has admitted to his addiction toalcohol,and had earlier blamed the habit for almost killing him in 2002.

Accordingto, he tried to get rid of the addictionmany timesandvisiteda number ofrehab clinics,buthe failed.He was also charged with drunk drivingin2004.

Accordingtothe German newspaper Das Neue Blatt,heholdshis boozinghabit
responsiblefor his break-up. 'Alcohol destroyed everything,' he was quoted as saying.

'Iwent through a horrible time during which I hatedmyself.I caused a lot of pain for Pamela through my behaviour,' he added.

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