Paris Hilton talks 'engagement' in Hollywood

March 1st, 2011 by Dean Piper

Paris Hilton has changed a lot since I first knew her. That wild party girl of yester year is a rare creature these days. The star told me at the Sunset Tower Hotel: “I don’t go out half as much. I prefer to stay at home really. I guess as I’m getting older I just [...]

All the gossip from the Belvedere Vodka Red Special party in LA – faturing Paris and Nicky Hilton, Usher and Beth Ditto

February 13th, 2011 by Dean Piper

Usher had a bizarre request when performing at the slick Belvedere Vodka Red Special launch in LA this week. He had to have his “five girlfriends side of stage” or he wouldn’t perform. My mole at the event tells me: “There were five girls standing by the rope at the entrance and they couldn’t get [...]

All the gossip from the 32nd Annual Carousel of Hope Ball in LA

October 31st, 2010 by Dean Piper

*Halle Berry and Olivier Martinez are Hollywood’s hot new couple of the moment. But it doesn’t sound like the pair’s PR reps out there are too happy about it. My girl in the know was left shocked when the pair started a public display of affection. My spy at the Carousel of Hope Ball says: [...]

The rest of this weeks column…..

October 3rd, 2010 by Dean Piper

*This years Mobo Awards are shaping up rather nicely from the sounds of it. Performers on the evening have just been announced. So far Alesha Dixon, JLS, N-Dubz and Professor Green will be strutting their stuff on October 20 at the event in Liverpool. I’m still hoping the awards are going to sign the all [...]

This week's Column – featuring Whitney Houston, Coachella, Kate Moss and Katy Perry

April 19th, 2010 by Dean Piper

*I hooked up with singing legend Whitney Houston this week in Birmingham at the start of her UK tour. I’d love to say it was an amazing performance and a return to form, but I have to be honest her voice was far from what it used to be. You can still hear a hint [...]

On The Grapevine……

January 31st, 2010 by Dean Piper

*Last year the likes of Gwyneth Paltrow and Sienna Miller partied for Warchild at the O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – and this year the guest list looks set to be even bigger. I’ll be there to watch Kasabian, La Roux and Calvin Harris after the Brit Awards to deliver all the gossip! And so can [...]

Fearne Cotton wants Lindsay Lohan and Britney Spears for her new TV show….

January 4th, 2010 by Dean Piper

Fearne Cotton is currently writing up a wish list for producers of stars she’d love to feature on her “Fearne And….” ITV2 show. Last series the highlight was Paris Hilton – and this year it seems she’s setting the standard high once more. Fearne tells me: “I want Lindsay Lohan to do it and Britney [...]

Fearne Cotton talks fashion, Paris Hilton and David Bowie at her www.very.co.uk launch!

September 13th, 2009 by Dean Piper

What’s been your inspiration for your new very.co.uk range? My mother’s seventies wardrobe, Jimmy Page, Glam Rock, David Bowie – I’d say the whole collection is gothy but elegant. I’ve been involved right from the start – so it wasn’t a case of me just lending my name to some company to release a range. [...]