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- The comedy circuit on the Fringe has been a trading floor, with television and radio producers buying talent and sprinkling stardust over performers.
- Despite the glitz, Esther's life wasn't all stardust.
- He might have never made it to superstardom in Bollywood, but this has not stopped him from chasing glittering stardust dreams elsewhere.
- They achieve this by offering us ludicrous caricatures of designers, while calculating that just enough design stardust will simultaneously adhere to their products to make the connection worthwhile.
- Tinseltown magic sprinkled its stardust to cast a spell over Southampton, lending the city some of the glamour and glitz of a Hollywood premiere last night.
- That people with literary ambitions nowadays believe it to be one of the perks of the job: there they are, or there they feel they should be, on the screen, well-sprinkled with stardust?
- An experienced financial journalist, Jamieson also hopes to contribute some of his stardust to the Scottish Policies Institute, the right-wing think tank set up by the Barclay brothers and sidekick Andrew Neil.
- These are real, warm, outspoken women, who should have had a word with Curtis, before he morphed into Hughes and sprinkled stardust in their eyes.
- It was also responsible for one of the most unedifying episodes in modern politics, as Labour grandees sucked up to the label's founder, Alan McGee, in the hope that a little of Britpop's stardust would rub off.
- And for a third, Ewan McGregor will be attending the opening of the film at the UGC Fountainpark to scatter the event with some badly-needed stardust.
- His enemies must now accept this was not a one-off: he sprinkled stardust all last week.
- With the Sun warming your aura, cheerleader Mars egging you on and generous Jupiter strewing your path with stardust, you Cancerians are this month's lucky ducks.
- It is the lure of celebrity, the dazzle of stardust, the yearning for intimacy with the famous that are the most powerful commercial forces in the world today.
- Adding a dash of stardust will be Bollywood actresses Urmila Matondkar and Amisha Patel.
- Can makeovers, borrowed ideas and a sprinkling of stardust make Howard a winner, or will Boris Johnson become the party's Schwarzenegger?
- It's a sign of an important shift when a leader needs to sprinkle the electoral stardust of Mr Kinnock over a speech.
- He coaches on the show and will soon be sprinkling some stardust on her debut album.
- On television, senior Labour figures - including John Prescott, the party's deputy leader - were giddy with excitement about this sprinkling of showbiz stardust.
- That great sprinkling of stardust over a plausibly assumed ‘ordinariness’ with which we identify is what chemistry is all about.
- The presence of Pierce Brosnan to pick up an award for outstanding contribution to Irish cinema may add a bit of stardust to the prizegiving, but the contenders are underwhelming.
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