Director Brett Ratner found his famous friends most amenable when he
decided to release a book of candid photos - except for singer Mariah Carey.
The Red Dragon film-maker has created HILLHAVEN LODGE: THE PHOTO BOOTH
PICTURES, a new book containing shots his A-list pals have taken of themselves
in the black-and-white photo booth he bought for his Hollywood home.
Most of those who posed - an star-studded list which includes MICHAEL
JACKSON, Britney Spears, Ralph Fiennes, Liv Tyler, Justin Timberlake, COLIN
FARRELL, Paris Hilton, Kim Cattrall, SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS, Jude Law and HEIDI
KLUM - were more
than happy to okay the book.
But Ratner laughs, "Everybody in the book is a personal friend, so I
didn't have to contact anyone for permission. But some people had vanity
"I had to send Mariah Carey - who's a very good friend of mine - the
pictures to let her know which ones I would use. Some of them have to have