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Monroe Dresses 'Are Fake'

An iconic white dress apparently worn by MARILYN MONROE has been exposed as a fake at a museum in England. The halter-neck dress - which Monroe wore in the famous subway vent scene in The...

Monroe 'Murder' Documentary On The Way

The late MARILYN MONROE is the subject of a new documentary which claims to expose vital information and evidence pointing to the screen star's alleged murder. Keya Morgan, a dealer in historical documents and manuscripts,...

Monroe's Acid Threat

Screen icon MARILYN MONROE once threatened to destroy her stunning looks with acid to stop photographers harassing her. The Gentlemen Prefer Blondes beauty confided to former flame Bill Pursel she was driven to self-harm in...

Gable Thought Monroe Was Too Smelly To Date

Hollywood icon CLARK GABLE never had an affair with MARILYN MONROE because she smelled too much, according to a new biography. The pair both starred in the 1961 film The Misfits, and were often rumoured...

Peter Kay 'Inspiration' To Young

Peter Kay has featured above Jane Austen and Leonardo da Vinci in a survey of inspirational artists among 18 to 25-year-olds.The Bolton-born comedian was second only to Walt Disney on the list of top inspirations...

By on 18 June 2007

Boone Turned Down The Chance To Romance Monroe

Beloved Christian crooner PAT BOONE turned down the chance to work with MARILYN MONROE on the big screen - because he felt his fans wouldn't approve of him romancing an older married woman. The Love...

Warhol Painting Sets Sales Record

An Andy Warhol painting sold for $71.7 million (36.3 million) in New York yesterday, beating a multimillion dollar record previously set for work by the pop art pioneer.Green Car Crash (Green Burning Car I) was...

By on 17 May 2007

Monroe Loses Publicity Right

Movie icon MARILYN MONROE lost her right of publicity when she died in 1962, a New York court has ruled. It was decided on Wednesday (02May07) the Some Like It Hot star relinquished power to...

Travolta: 'I Am As Famous As Elvis'

Hollywood actor JOHN TRAVOLTA has boasted he is as famous as ELVIS PRESLEY and MARILYN MONROE. The Pulp Fiction star insists he is as iconic as Presley and Monroe but claims his belief in controversial...

Striking Scarlett Named World's Sexiest Woman

World sexiest women polls are normally a bloke's domain but when girls get to vote, starlet Scarlett leads the way.The 22-year-old topped the Glamour magazine poll which asked 5,000 women to name the sexiest star...

By on 10 April 2007

Johansson Wins Sexiest Body Award

Hollywood beauty SCARLETT JOHANSSON has been hailed as having the sexiest body in the world. The LOST IN TRANSLATION star, who was once described as "criminally sexy" by director WOODY ALLEN, came top in a...

Superman Costume Sells At Auction For $115,000

Late actor CHRISTOPHER REEVE's SUPERMAN costume has sold at auction for $115,000 (GBP59,000) on website eBay.com. The red and blue ensemble, worn by Reeve in the 1978 movie, had been expected to fetch between $50,000...

Sister Wanted Anna Nicole Buried Next To Marilyn

ANNA NICOLE SMITH's sister contacted Playboy boss HUGH HEFNER and asked him to give up his burial plot alongside MARILYN MONROE for her dead sibling. The tycoon, who hopes to be buried next to the...

Smith Offered Film Funding To Play Monroe

Tragic model ANNA NICOLE SMITH was so desperate to play her icon MARILYN MONROE in a Hollywood movie, she offered to fund a film about the actress' second husband, JOE DiMAGGIO. But MARV SCHNEIDER, who...

Biographer Denies Fbi Monroe 'Murder' Claims

LATEST: MARILYN MONROE's biographer has slammed a newly-released FBI report which claims the star was the victim of a murder conspiracy. Monroe, 36, was found lying naked, faced down on her bed at her Brentwood,...

Warhol's Lemon Marilyn To Sell For Over $15 Million

ANDY WARHOL's iconic painting of MARILYN MONROE is predicted to sell for $15 million (GBP7.7 million) when it goes up for auction in New York City in May (07). The artwork, entitled LEMON MARILYN, is...

Fbi: 'Monroe Was Tricked Into Suicide'

A secret FBI report on the death of MARILYN MONROE alleges the tragic star was tricked into killing herself by her associates - including former US attorney general, ROBERT KENNEDY. Monroe, 36, was found lying...

Lucille Ball Praises Ellen, Reveals Past-life Secret

Beloved comedienne LUCILLE BALL has given Oscar host ELLEN DEGENERES the ultimate praise from beyond the grave - and she's uncovered one of the comedienne's explosive past life secrets. In a seance staged by psychic...

Russell: 'Marilyn Didn't Kill Herself'

Veteran actress JANE RUSSELL refuses to believe her late friend MARILYN MONROE committed suicide, and instead thinks "dirty tricks" ended her life. The 85-year-old also claims the public perception of Monroe, who died in 1962,...

Jolie Tops Sexiest Ever List

Hollywood stunner ANGELINA JOLIE is the sexiest person in the world ever, according to a new poll. Jolie, 31, came four places above her partner BRAD PITT and also beat ELVIS PRESLEY, who came second,...

Smith Wanted To Be Buried By Marilyn

LATEST: ANNA NICOLE SMITH's companion and lawyer HOWARD K STERN insists the former Playboy Playmate wanted to be buried near MARILYN MONROE in Los Angeles, but decided it was too expensive. Stern says Smith always...

Lohan Moves Into Monroe's Former Home

Troubled star LINDSAY LOHAN has purchased the Los Angeles apartment that movie legend MARILYN MONROE once called home. The 20-year-old, who is currently in rehab at the Wonderland Center in the Hollywood Hills, is expected...

Simpson Goes Red With New Marilyn Look

Blonde bombshell JESSICA SIMPSON has gone red after playing around with hairstyles. The singer enlisted the help of good friend and hair stylist KEN PAVES to create a new red-head look for her after deciding...

Carey Pledges Marilyn's Piano To Museum

MARIAH CAREY has pledged to leave the MARILYN MONROE piano she picked up at an auction to a museum in her will. The pop superstar spent $600,000 (GBP307,700) on her heroine's white piano and has...

Steinbeck Contract Fetches $24,000

A movie contract signed by author JOHN STEINBECK fetched $24,000 (GBP12,600) at a Motion Picture + Television auction in New York yesterday (25JAN06). The contract handed over the rights to Steinbeck's novel THE GRAPES OF...

Lohan In Rehab

LINDSAY LOHAN has checked herself into rehab. The actress/singer has confirmed Internet reports she is seeking counselling to tame her wild ways. In a statement, released yesterday (17JAN07) through her publicist, LESLIE SLOANE ZELNICK, Lohan...

Rooney: 'I Named Marilyn Monroe'

Movie veteran MICKEY ROONEY gave MARILYN MONROE her famous moniker after telling her NORMA RAE wasn't Hollywood enough. The NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM star met the wannabe actress at a party and was captivated by...

Presley Tops Hairstyle Survey

Late legend ELVIS PRESLEY has topped a poll naming the most iconic hairstyle of all time. The King, who was born blond but died his hair black, beat out competition from MARILYN MONROE, who came...

Hefner Comforts Anderson With Monroe Tale

Playboy boss HUGH HEFNER has been comforting PAMELA ANDERSON in the aftermath of her split with husband KID ROCK, by telling her about MARILYN MONROE's similar heartbreak. Anderson partly separated with Rock because he was...

Hollywood Auction 'Unveils Top Secrets'

Some of Hollywood's biggest secrets are set to be revealed next year, as a treasure trove of documents belonging to 20th Century Fox are put up for auction.One major attraction for bidders will be the...

By on 21 December 2006

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