the Razz: showbuzz.
JIHAD: The Musical has soared into the 100 Top-Rated Entertainment broadcasts this month on YouTube with hit song I Wanna Be Like Osama. The show is currently performing to great acclaim with soldout houses at this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe. In response to the popularity of the piece, a second instalment from the show has now been posted on the site featuring the intrepid security guards Liberty and Justice with their song Axis of Freedom.
IN his latest outburst, Razorlight's Johnny Borrell has had a go at Sting and The Cribs. Johnny said of the Police frontman: "Nobody likes Sting because he's smarmy." As for his indie rivals, he had this put-down: "Ryan from The Cribs talking about the commercialisation of indie music is the most meaningless statement. It means nothing to me."
ACTRESS Michelle Pfeiffer turned down the chance to star in the 1992 film Basic Instinct because she hates nude scenes. The star revealed she was offered the role of Catherine Tramell - later handed to Sharon Stone - but found the erotic love scenes too daunting. She said: "I just couldn't do that because of the sexual parts, the nudity. My father was still alive and I'm kind of prudish."
SHOCK rocker Marilyn Manson has unveiled a three-date arena tour of the UK this winter. Kicking off in London on December 5, the singer will perform at Glasgow's Braehead Arena on December 8. Manson, who recently released the album Eat Me Drink Me, will be supported by Turbonegro.