Contributed by nellysgirl:
WENN reports *NSYNC star Justin Timberlake is mourning the death of Jesse Nilsson. You might remember Jesse from when he played the character Eric in the movie ‘Model Behavior’. Ken Sunshine, publicist for Justin says, “Justin was stunned and saddened when he heard about Jesse’s death.” Jessie Nillson died on April 26th of heart failure following an asthma attack. “Jesse was a vibrant and talented actor, a warm and generous person and a good friend,” Sunshine added. “Justin will miss him a lot.”
Justin Timberlake Gives Brilliant Performance
May 7, 2003 – The Sun has a rundown on the highlights of Justin’s concert at Sheffield Arena where 13,000 mostly young female fans looked on. The *NSYNC star told the crowd, “England is the first country I’ve had a No1 album in, so this is officially my home away from home.” Victoria Newton said of the show, “The atmosphere was electric and I have to admit I loved the show. Justin Timberlake is sex on legs.” Read more.
MuchMusic Video Awards ’03 Nominations
May 7, 2003 – Christina Aguilera and Justin Timberlake are both nominated for Favorite International Artist at this year’s MuchMusic Video Awards, while Avril Lavigne and Chantal Kreviazuk are nominated for Favorite Canadian Artist. The ceremony will happen on June 22nd, live on MuchMusic at 9pm ET.
Justin Timberlake’s Shopping Trip In Manchester
May 7, 2003 – The Mirror reports Justin was spotted shopping in the Trafford Centre in Manchester with six of his minders.
Why Is Justin Timberlake So Damn Successful?
May 7, 2003 – Radio 1 chatted with music insiders about how Justin has managed to bolt out of the boyband pack to establish a solo career, while others have had much less success. Briggy Smale of Radio 1 Entertainment News says a lot of it has to do with his personality, “Having met Justin recently, it’s easy to see why anyone who’s been in his presence finds him attractive. He’s comfortable within himself, he can laugh at himself and he has an open and warm face.”
Justin Timberlake Takes Broadcast Job With TNT
May 7, 2003 – Contributed anonymously: Associated Press reports Justin has signed on with cable network TNT to be a special correspondent for sporting events. He will be working at the NBA playoffs, NASCAR races, and the PGA championship. Timberlake also will work with TBS covering major league baseball games and college football games.
Justin Timberlake On ‘Inside The NBA’
May 6, 2003 – Contributed by nellysgirl: Yesterday Justin appeared on Inside the NBA after the Lakers game with Basketball player Michael Jordan. It has also been said that *NSYNC star will also join Turner Sports where he will make appearances on the network’s sports properties.
Girl Pees 91 Seconds Straight To Meet Justin Timberlake
May 6, 2003 – The Daily Star reports that a Justin fan was so desperate to meet the *NSYNC star, she entered a Bristol, England radio peeing competition in which she drank ten liters of tap water and avoided the bathroom for a shocking 15 hours. She then urinated non-stop for 91 seconds on air to win Galaxy 101’s Bustin’ For Justin competition.
‘Justified’ Returns To The Number One Spot In The UK
May 4, 2003 – Contributed by nellysgirl: Justin Timberlake’s first solo album ‘Justified’ returns to the number one spot on the UK charts. This album has been called on of the UK’s best selling album of the year and is current single ‘Rock Your Body’ is doing well too. Now the *NSYNC star is getting ready for his first concert with Christina Aguilera. This tour starts May 5th in Phoenix.