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INSIDE RUSSELL AND DANIELLE’S SHOCK SPLIT
A lonely Russell Crowe has broken his silence on his sad split from his wife of nine years, singer Danielle Spencer, amid new revelations about why the once loved-up couple went their separate ways. Although they once enjoyed an apparently rock-solid romance, clues have recently emerged that the union was on shaky ground – most notably Russell’s intense workload and Danielle’s friendship with Dancing with the Stars partner Damian Whitewood. The pair’s friendship is said to have riled Russell. ‘Russell’s ego couldn’t handle it,’ a friend explains. ‘When Danielle was spotted out with another man, Russell hit the roof!’
KATIE AND TOM: THE SECRET DIVORCE FILES
Hollywood has been rocked by bombshell revelations about Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes’ marriage. Court papers dated August 17, 2012 – and signed by a Supreme Court judge – reveal shocking new details about the star pair’s high-profile divorce. Published extracts of the papers reveal the marriage had ‘broken down irretrievably
for a period of at least six months’ before Katie filed for divorce. Yet they continued to play the picture - perfect family for the public. ‘Tom knew they were struggling to make their marriage work, but he was so busy…’ a friend tells New Idea.
KIEREN PERKINS: MEET MY NEW LOVE
Kieren Perkins stole the spotlight at the Sport Australia Hall of Fame Awards in Melbourne last week, walking the red carpet with his new girlfriend Karen Davis. Looking relaxed and very together, the pair made their first official appearance four months after news broke of Kieren’s shock split from Sam, his wife of 15 years. ‘They were hand in hand all night, looking very comfortable with each other,’ a fellow guest explains. ‘Kieren couldn’t take the big smile off his face as he proudly introduced Karen as his partner.’ It’s an exciting and serious development for Kieren, who doesn’t give his heart away lightly.
KYLE BARES ALL: MY SAD SECRETS
Love him or hate him, few people really know Kyle Sandilands…until now. From his difficult childhood to his failed marriage, sex parties and a looming health crisis, the scandal-plagued radio and TV personality has lifted the lid on his tumultuous life for the first time in his new book Scandalands. ‘I think it’s a natural part of life to go off the rails and see how far you can stray,’ writes Kyle in an eyebrow-raising read that will have everyone talking.
NEW IDEA FOOD: IRRESISTIBLE DESSERTS
This week, celebrity chef Belinda Jeffery shares some tempting sweet treats from her new cookbook, such as a decadent chocolate and pecan cake! Fast Ed also shares his famous raspberry maple parfait –
an indulgent dessert that will satisfy your sweet tooth and can be whipped up in no time.