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Darin Receives Star On Las Vegas Strip

Late crooner BOBBY DARIN was honoured with a dedication on the Las Vegas Walk of Stars yesterday (14May07), to celebrate what would have been his 71st birthday. Darin, famed for hits like Dream Lover and...

Ertegun's Death Halts Plant Album

Rocker ROBERT PLANT has ditched plans to record a new 2007 album with his standard covers band the HONEYDRIPPERS following the death of Atlantic Records co-founder AHMET ERTEGUN. Ertegun, who died last month (DEC06), was...

Sandra Dee Dies

SANDRA DEE, the actress ex-wife of BOBBY DARIN, has died at a Los Angeles hospital at the age of 60. The star of films GIDGET and TAMMY had been undergoing treatment for kidney disease...

Bosworth Sells Her Storage Space Home

Movie star KATE BOSWORTH has given up her New York apartment because she never had the time to furnish it. The homeless actress admits the place started to depress her while she was making...

Spacey's Darin Portraits

Actor KEVIN SPACEY has developed such an obsession with singer BOBBY DARIN, he's commissioned six oil portraits of himself playing the singer in his latest movie. The Hollywood star - who brings the crooner...

Spacey Tries To Become A Hellraising Rocker

Hollywood actor KEVIN SPACEY attempted to smash up the set of a chat show last night (14DEC04), in an attempt to show off his new self-proclaimed status as a rock star. Spacey has been...

Spacey To Quit Movie For Music

Hollywood star KEVIN SPACEY is considering quitting movie acting, to concentrate on his musical career. The OSCAR winner, who plays fifties crooner BOBBY DARIN in the BEYOND THE SEA, is keen to return to...

Bosworth: 'I Didn't Know Who Darin Was'

Movie beauty KATE BOSWORTH had no idea who BOBBY DARIN was when she signed up to star in KEVIN SPACEY's biopic of the singer. Bosworth plays Darin's girlfriend in BEYOND THE SEA but was...

Spacey Thanks His Mum For Darin Fortune

KEVIN SPACEY is crediting his dead mother for helping him get his long-awaited biopic of crooner BOBBY DARIN on the big screen. The OSCAR winner feels sure it's no coincidence that he got the...

Spacey's Treat For Bobby Darin Fans

KEVIN SPACEY is making sure his Christmas BOBBY DARIN hits tour is a real treat for fans of the crooner by signing up FRANK SINATRA's drummer and top producer PHIL RAMONE. The movie star,...

Spacey Praises Bosworth's Dee Portrayal

Actor KEVIN SPACEY is shocked by the similarities between KATE BOSWORTH and fifties icon SANDRA DEE, who she plays in his latest movie BEYOND THE SEA.. The biopic's director and star believes the 21-year-old...

Spacey Impresses Most Important Critics

It's taken KEVIN SPACEY 15 years to bring his BOBBY DARIN biopic to the big screen, and he's delighted he's impressed the most important people - Darin's son and his former agent. The actor...

Hoskins: 'I'm Happy To Be Bald'

Actor BOB HOSKINS was happy when he went bald, because he has always hated hair. The portly star wears a wig for his role in new BOBBY DARIN biopic BEYOND THE SEA - but...

Spacey's Darin Devotion

KEVIN SPACEY was so determined to make BOBBY DARIN biopic BEYOND THE SEA with himself in the lead role, he began rehearsing the singer's hits before securing rights to his music. The actor bought...

Spacey: 'Darin Biopic Is Not Vanity Piece'

Actor KEVIN SPACEY is petrified fans will suspect he has a big ego after seeing his numerous appearances in the credits of new BOBBY DARIN biopic BEYOND THE SEA. The actor directed, co-wrote and...

Spacey Calls In Expert Help For Darin Soundtrack Album

KEVIN SPACEY has teamed up with BOBBY DARIN's son DODD and former manager STEVE BLAUMER to record a tribute to the MACK THE KNIFE crooner. The actor plays Darin in upcoming biopic BEYOND THE...

Spacey + Foxx Team Up As Darin + Charles

KEVIN SPACEY and JAMIE FOXX brought two musical greats back from the dead during a surprise show at the TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL at the weekend (11SEP04), when they teamed up as BOBBY DARIN and...

Spacey's Spray-on Hair Embarrassment

KEVIN SPACEY tried to hide his bald spot with spray-on hair at the premiere of his new movie BEYOND THE SEA on Saturday (11SEP04). Onlookers at the TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL were amazed to...

Spacey Born To Play Bobby Darin

Late singer BOBBY DARIN was fortunate to have been played by KEVIN SPACEY on the big screen - because Spacey's mother was the musician's biggest fan. KATHLEEN SPACEY, who died of brain cancer in...

Spacey To Tour As Bobby Darin

KEVIN SPACEY is to head off on a 12-date American tour singing BOBBY DARIN hits to promote his upcoming biopic on the crooner, BEYOND THE SEA, in which he stars. The OSCAR winner, who...

Spacey Struggles With Beyond The Sea

KEVIN SPACEY struggled behind the scenes of new BOBBY DARIN biopic BEYOND THE SEA because the film was a joint venture between British, German and American producers. The OSCAR winner stars as the MACK...

Spacey Jets To Germany For Darin Nightclub Scenes

KEVIN SPACEY shot all the nightclub scenes in his upcoming BOBBY DARIN biopic BEYOND THE SEA in Berlin, Germany, because he couldn't find authentic venues in Los Angeles and New York. The OSCAR winner...

Spacey Denies Barrymore Was Dumped As Dee

KEVIN SPACEY has laughed off reports he ditched DREW BARRYMORE as his love interest in BOBBY DARIN biopic BEYOND THE SEA due to SANDRA DEE's objection - insisting the story was just a tabloid rumour....

Kate + Kevin Struggle To Focus In Darin Biopic

Playing opposite KEVIN SPACEY in new BOBBY DARIN biopic BEYOND THE SEA was a real challenge for actress KATE BOSWORTH because her favourite movie of all time is THE USUAL SUSPECTS. Bosworth, the girlfriend...

Sandra Dee Forced To Give Up Movie Hopes

Sixties icon SANDRA DEE's ongoing health problems have cost her a role in a biopic about her late husband BOBBY DARIN. The GIDGET star was set for a role in BEYOND THE SEA opposite...

Spacey And Hoskins Amaze On Soundtrack

Actors KEVIN SPACEY and BOB HOSKINS had musical onlookers impressed with their vocal stylings when they teamed up to record a song for a new soundtrack. In upcoming film BEYOND THE SEA, a biopic...

Spacey Stuns Pals With Restaurant Snub

Affluent star KEVIN SPACEY has earned himself a reputation for being mean after leaving a London restaurant without contributing to the bill. The AMERICAN BEAUTY OSCAR-winner was dining with bandmates, working with him on...

Backers Of Spacey's Bobby Darin Biopic Back Out

OSCAR-winning actor KEVIN SPACEY's BOBBY DARIN biopic BEYOND THE SEA is facing last-minutes changes after the original backers pulled out of the project. MDP WORLDWIDE and MGM have withdrawn from the flick, which is...

Sandra Dee Battles With Kevin Spacey

BOBBY DARIN's widow SANDRA DEE is locked in a bitter battle with actor KEVIN SPACEY - because she doesn't want DREW BARRYMORE to portray her in a biopic of her late husband's life. Spacey...

Young Actor Sought For Spacey.s Bobby Darin Pic

Casting directors of KEVIN SPACEY's planned BOBBY DARIN biopic are scurrying to find a young boy to play the singer as a child. Spacey, who will direct and star in BEYOND THE...

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