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Shaw's Son Charged With Weapons Possession

The celebrity tattoo artist son of big band legend ARTIE SHAW is facing a slew of weapons possession charges after he was arrested in New York on Sunday (07Nov10).Jonathan Shaw - who has inked celebrities...

Gardner And Sinatra Thief Sentenced

A woman has been sentenced to 30 months for stealing prized heirlooms and original FRANK SINATRA recordings from the estate of late Hollywood star AVA GARDNER. Prosecutors say RENEE SYKES took more than $1...

Eighth Wife Awarded Half Of Shaw's Estate

The ex-wife of late jazz musician ARTIE SHAW has been awarded $1.5 million (GBP768,000) by a jury in California - half of the STAR DUST hitmaker's estate. EVELYN KEYNES, who featured in the legendary 1939...

Ava Gardner Honoured With Post Office

Late movie icon AVA GARDNER has been honoured with her own post office in the county where she grew up. Smithfield Post Office in Johnston County, North Carolina was renamed the Ava Gardner Post Office...

Mayer Forbade Family Life For Turner

Hollywood mogul LOUIS B MAYER was so controlling over his protege's lives, he banned LANA TURNER from having a child with her husband ARTIE SHAW. Within weeks of their 1940 wedding, Mayer arrived at...

Jazz Man Artie Shaw Dies

Celebrated jazz clarinetist ARTIE SHAW has died in California, aged 94. The musician, who was married to stunners AVA GARDNER and LANA TURNER, is famous for his renditions of standards like BEGIN THE BEGUINE...

Happy Christmas For Grammy Greats

It has been a great Christmas (03) for legendary singer/songwriter CAROL KING, MOTOWN musicians THE FUNK BROTHERS and jazzmen ARTIE SHAW and SONNY ROLLINS - they'll all receive lifetime achievement honours at the GRAMMY AWARDS....

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Tom Hardy Will Return To 'Peaky Blinders' As Alfie Solomons

Tom Hardy Will Return To 'Peaky Blinders' As Alfie Solomons

The long-awaited fourth season of 'Peaky Blinders' debuts later this year, with Tom Hardy now confirmed to reprise his role as Alfie Solomons.

Jake Gyllenhaal And Ryan Reynolds Have Formed A Bromance

Jake Gyllenhaal And Ryan Reynolds Have Formed A Bromance

For the sci-fi horror thriller Life, Jake Gyllenhaal and Ryan Reynolds team up to play astronauts trying to contain an aggressive alien creature.

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Ryan Reynolds And Zazie Beetz Must Have "Spectacular Chemistry" In 'Deadpool 2'

Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld says that the chemistry between Ryan Reynolds and Zazie Beetz in upcoming Marvel movie 'Deadpool 2' needs to be...

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