Rod Stewart believes his ''sense of humour'' helped him to lure women into bed when he was younger but now he adopts an understanding attitude towards his wife, Penny Lancaster.
Rod Stewart thinks his ''sense of humour'' helped him bed women.
The 70-year-old rocker, who struck up a relationship with Swedish film star Britt Ekland in 1975 until the relationship came crashing down in 1977, believes his quirky personality helped him to lure women into bed when he was younger.
He said: ''I went to Hollywood and I was shagging a very famous film star. What 28 year old wouldn't have done the same? When I was younger, a sense of humour helped me get between the sheets.''
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Britt Ekland, Sharon Osbourne and Kelly Osbourne - FIZZ Las Vegas grand opening and Elton John's birthday party at Caesars Palace Hotel & Casino - Arrivals - Las Vegas, Nevada, United States - Saturday 29th March 2014
Veteran actress Britt Ekland regrets going under the knife in a bid to preserve her looks.
The former Bond girl, 71, has undergone a number of cosmetic procedures over the years, but insists she only resorted to drastic measures to battle her insecurities.
She tells Britain's Hello! magazine, "I think people look so much better without surgery... Whatever I did 15 or 20 years ago, I'd never have done now. I turned 50, and you get insecure. The funny thing is for the last few years my career has been in the theatre, where natural expression is seen as a good thing."
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Former Bond girl Britt Ekland wishes she hadn't gone under the knife because she thinks people age better without plastic surgery.
Britt Ekland regrets having plastic surgery.
The former Bond girl - best known for starring opposite Sir Roger Moore in 'The Man with the Golden Gun' - blames her insecurities about turning 50 for her decision to go under the knife 20 years ago, and wishes she had chosen to age gracefully instead.
The 71-year-old star told the new issue of Britain's HELLO! magazine: ''I've realised this is just not me, but it is what it is and you have to live with it. Whatever I did 15 or 20 years ago, I'd never have done now. I turned 50, and you get insecure.
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The former Bond girl was married to the British funnyman for four years from 1964 but their romance was punctuated by frequent arguments and Ekland has previously recounted how his mood swings scared her.
Now she has opened up about the late actor/comedian's temper, insisting he would have been diagnosed as bipolar if he was still alive.
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Britt Ekland is terrified of contracting Alzheimer's disease like her late mother, as she would rather die than live with the condition.
The 70-year-old Bond girl has revealed her mum struggled with dementia for years before her death at the age of 78, and Ekland fears she will face the same fate.
The actress is scared her mother's Alzheimer's disease will be hereditary, and she is adamant she does not want to suffer in the same way.
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Rod Stewart used to receive packages from his girlfriend Britt Ekland with her knickers in when they first got together.
The 'Maggie May' singer dated former Bond girl Britt for two years from 1975 to 1977 and he admits when they were first together the pair used to enjoy a passionate sex life.
He said: ''We were very intimate, very quickly. Within a week, I knew I was falling in love. In the early heat of our relationship we spent a lot of time having sex in a Malibu beach house that belonged to another former husband, Lou Adler.
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Rod Stewart, 66, admits he sometimes forgets the names of his eight children.
Rod Stewart forgets the names of his children.
The 66-year-old singer - who became a father for the eighth time in February when wife Penny Lancaster gave birth to Aiden, their second son together - admits he can't always instantly recall what his kids are called, while one of the younger members of his brood, five-year-old Alistair, struggles to accept that his dad is the same man he sees perform on stage.
Rod said: "I'm very proud of my kids. The funny thing is with the little one - so many of them I can't remember their names now - um, Alistair. When I'm around Als I'm 'dad' but when I'm on tour, if I'm away for a couple of nights, he calls me Rod Stewart."
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Veteran actress Britt Ekland has shown her love for her pet chihuahua by having a tattoo of the pooch inked on her arm.
The former Bond girl, 68, had her first tattoo done eight years ago, and she has now added to her body art collection with an inking of her beloved pup Tequila.
She tells Britain's Daily Express, "I've had it done yes, I can see it but no one else can. It took about an hour and (a) half, it wasn't so bad - when you've given birth nothing else compares. I had it done by the most famous tattooist in the world at the Shamrock Social Club on Sunset Strip in L.A."
Ekland is not the only member of her family to go under the needle - her son is now sporting a tattoo tribute to his famous mother.
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Ekland shed her bra in the 1971 crime thriller to film an onscreen phone-sex scene with her co-star Michael Caine, but she admits her money woes were the reason why she undressed on camera.
She says, "I hated the idea of having to take my clothes off, but I was completely broke.
"My accountant had invested all my money badly. It was a fortunate twist of fate in the end as it's an unbelievably great film."
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The Bond girl was reportedly romancing the newly single Cleese after he was spotted attending her performance at a theatre in Edinburgh, Scotland earlier this month (Aug08).
They were subsequently photographed enjoying a romantic dinner together after the show - leading to rumours of a new relationship.
But Ekland, who was previously married to the late Peter Sellers, is adamant Cleese is just a close pal.
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