Day: March 16, 2009

UK NEWS: JADE GOODY FUNERAL ‘TO BE TELEVISED’

Via Digital Spy Jade Goody has reportedly made plans for her funeral to be televised. The former Big Brother contestant has arranged for a large screen to be erected outside the church so that the service can be watched by fans. Goody is said to have chosen an oak coffin from the Royal Windsor Forest and wants to be taken in a convoy of seven cars from her home to the St. John The Baptist Church in Buckhurst Hill, according to Metro. []

RIHANNA TO STAR IN BODYGUARD REMAKE?

Via Digital Spy Rihanna has reportedly been linked with a proposed remake of romantic thriller The Bodyguard. According to the New York Daily News‘s Gatecrasher column, the singer has been approached to lead a “young and sexy” reboot of the 1992 film, which starred Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner. An insider has claimed that the star held meetings in New York over the weekend to discuss future film projects, saying: “She’s been wanting to do movies for a while now.” I hope []

UK NEWS: MOTHER HELPS 21 YEAR OLD DOWNS SYDROME SON TO LOSE HIS VIRGINITY

Via The Daily Mail A mother whose adopted son has Down’s syndrome is helping the 21-year-old to find a woman who will take his virginity, it emerged today. Lucy Baxter, a leading campaigner on the rights of Down’s syndrome sufferers, is so desperate to help her son Otto have sex, she has considered paying for him to visit a prostitute. Ms Baxter, who has three other adopted sons with the condition, has helped Otto to set up a Bebo webpage appealing for potential []