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ER star Noah Wyle and wife Tracy Wyle are expecting their first child. The couple have been married for two years. Meanwhile, Johnny Depp and singer-actress Vanessa Paradis are the parents of a baby boy. Jack John Christopher Depp III was born on April 9 in Paris. He joins older sister Lily-Rose, who is two years old. read more

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"I'm crying a lot, which is weird in a good way. You know, I'm more accessible, I think, emotionally." — Rosie O'Donnell describing her emotions since coming out as a lesbian on tonight's Primetime Thursday. read more

MOTORCYCLE MISHAP

R&B singer-actor Tyrese remains hospitalized in stable condition following a motorcycle accident last week in southern California. The 23-year-old checked himself into Los Angeles's Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Monday after experiencing lingering back pains. read more

RALPHIE-BOY PIC

CBS is planning a two-hour movie about the life of Honeymooners star Jackie Gleason to air next season. British actor Mark Addy — who starred as Fred in The Flintstones: Viva Rock Vegas — will portray the legendary actor in the telepic, tentatively titled The Great One. read more

NO MORE DANCING BABIES

David E. Kelley is doing the only humane thing — he's putting Ally McBeal out of its misery. The prolific producer announced on Wednesday that his Fox dramedy — which has struggled in the ratings this year — would not return for a sixth season in the fall. "It's sad to say goodbye to something you love, even when perhaps it is time," Kelley said. If Fox is smart, they'll lure Robert Downey Jr. back for the final episode — slated to air on May 20. "There are no plans for Mr. Downey to return," a show rep says. read more

ROCKIN' RATINGS

Tuesday's episode of MTV's The Osbournes attracted a spectacular 6.2 million viewers, matching last week's performance. Meanwhile, Osbourne matriarch Sharon confirmed on Tuesday's Live with Regis & Kelly that the family's beloved Pomeranian pup Pipi has disappeared. "It's been about a month now," she said. "We think someone's taken her." Husband Ozzie has reportedly put out a $500 reward. read more

DEAR DIARY

Sex and the City creator Darren Star will adapt and direct a feature film based on Tracy Quan's book Diary of a Manhattan Call Girl: A Nancy Chan Novel, Variety reports. The book is based on Quan's popular Salon.com column. read more

ON THE MEND

Sportscasters Marv Albert and Mike Fratello were hospitalized Thursday after their limousine collided with a delivery truck in New Jersey. They are said to be in stable condition. read more

Wedding Bells for Felicity Star?


Despite rumors, Felicity star Tangi Miller has no plans to transfer to Angel once her college drama ends its four-year run next month on the WB. Of course, that could change should her real-life beau, Angel regular J. August Richards, someday quit.

"It would be weird," Miller says of mixing business and pleasure with Richards. "That would probably be too intense. It's hard enough as it is. Could you imagine? Having a fight at home and then you have to be together on set? Oh God, hell no.

"I'd love to be in a movie with him," she adds, "but that would just be for a short time."

Miller also is setting the record straight about talk that she and Richards may take the plunge in the not-too-distant future: They're not. "He's definitely a prospect but we're just tak read more

Mira Sorvino's Sexy Sex Change!


Set in the 18th century, director Clare Peploe's Triumph of Love stars Mira Sorvino as a princess posing as a young gentleman. In this gender-bending comedy — opening today — she must charm the pants off co-stars Ben Kingsley, Fiona Shaw and Jay Rodan, slipping in and out of male/female personas to get her way in a royal intrigue.

To get a leg up on her character's seductive, macho alter ego, Sorvino turned to an "enterprising" TV hero for inspiration. "I have to say the most prevalent persona in my Phocion character is read more

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