Latest Frank Sinatra News - Page 10


Sinatra Biographer Keen To End Family Feud

FRANK SINATRA's leading biographer ANTHONY SUMMERS is hoping to end the feud between himself and the crooner's family by meeting with Ol' Blue Eyes' daughter TINA. The Sinatra estate has dismissed claims the singer battled...

Foxx Proud Of His Exclusive Club

JAMIE FOXX is a member of a very exclusive club alongside FRANK SINATRA, BING CROSBY and BARBRA STREISAND - they are the only people to have won an Academy Awards and topped the US charts....

Ocean's 13 Stars Get Their Own Poker Lounge

OCEAN'S ELEVEN producer JERRY WEINTRAUB has built an exclusive on-set poker lounge for the cast and crew of sequel OCEAN'S 13. Stars like GEORGE CLOONEY and BRAD PITT will be able to gamble and live...

Sinatra Biographers Question New Lovechild Claims

LATEST: FRANK SINATRA's celebrated biographers ROBBYN SWAN and ANTHONY SUMMERS are questioning claims by a 50-something Arizona woman that she's Ol' Blue Eyes' lovechild - because part of her story doesn't add up. JULIE LYMA...

Experts Reveal Sinatra Was A Functioning Alcoholic

FRANK SINATRA was a functioning alcoholic, who went cold turkey on his love of booze and cigarettes in the weeks running up to recording sessions to save his voice. The late crooner's biographers, ANTHONY SUMMERS...

Sinatra Biographers Uncover Truth About Mafia Ties

FRANK SINATRA biographers ANTHONY SUMMERS and ROBBYN SWAN have unearthed new evidence linking the late crooner to the Mafia, thanks to the confession of a dying mob boss. The husband-and-wife team published SINATRA: THE LIFE...

New Book Exposes Peggy Lee As Hypochondriac

Late jazz legend PEGGY LEE's darkest secrets are set to be exposed in a revealing new biography linking her romantically to NAT KING COLE and FRANK SINATRA and detailing the extent of her painful stage...

Lloyd Webber Company Sued Over Sinatra Music Clearance

Composer SIR ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER's theatre company is being sued for $270,000 (GBP150,000) for allegedly not obtaining permission to use some songs in its London production of SINATRA. Lloyd Webber's Really Useful Company owns the...

Bon Jovi Proud His Lyric Empowered Generation

JON BON JOVI is pleased he refused to let his BON JOVI bandmate RICHIE SAMBORA persuade him to remove a FRANK SINATRA reference from hit song IT'S MY LIFE, because it's the lyric he's most...

Sinatra's Pianist Dies

BILL MILLER, who was FRANK SINATRA's pianist for nearly 50 years until the singer's last performance in 1995, has died at the age of 91. When Sinatra suffered a fatal heart attack in 1998, aged...

Biography Exposes Sinatra Suicide Attempt

FRANK SINATRA once attempted suicide when his wife AVA GARDNER left him, according to an explosive new expose. Biographer LEE SERVER claims the late crooner's tempestuous romance with the movie legend was doomed from the...

Mathis Honoured With Ella Award

Pop legend JOHNNY MATHIS will become the 15th recipient of the Society of Singers' Ella Award at a ceremony in California in September (06). The prize is named after ELLA FITZGERALD, the first ever winner....

Bennett To Celebrate 80th Birthday With Duets Album

TONY BENNETT is to follow his mentor FRANK SINATRA's example and celebrate his 80th birthday with an album of duets. The legendary crooner will team up with the likes of STING, BONO, SIR ELTON JOHN,...

Minnelli Plans Tribute Album To Godmother Thompson

LIZA MINNELLI is planning an album chart comeback by paying tribute to her godmother KAY THOMPSON. The CABARET star is recording Thompson's classics for new album THE GODMOTHER + THE GODDAUGHTER, which will include a...

Conrad To Tell All In New Book

Veteran British actor JESS CONRAD promises to expose details of his romances with BRIGITTE BARDOT, DIANA DORS and AVA GARDNER in his autobiography. The 70-year-old enjoyed success in the UK in the 1960s as a...

Sinatra's Wig For Sale

Late crooner FRANK SINATRA's wig has gone up for sale on internet auction site eBay. The opening bid for the hairpiece, worn by the WITCHCRAFT singer throughout the 1990s, is $2,000 (GBP1,100). The wig is...

Keys To Copy Sinatra And Streisand

R+B star ALICIA KEYS has hailed FRANK SINATRA and BARBRA STREISAND as her ultimate idols for the way they juggled their music with acting. The FALLIN' hitmaker makes her big screen debut in SMOKIN' ACES...

Sinatra Jr Cancer Shock

Singer FRANK SINATRA JR is ashamed of his vocal performance on latest album THAT FACE!, despite the fact he was battling prostate cancer at the time. The 62-year-old son of lengendary performer FRANK SINATRA had...

Wild's Widow Will Finish His Autobiography

Oscar-nominated actor JACK WILD's widow has vowed to finish the autobiography the OLIVER! actor started before his death. Wild - who played the ARTFUL DODGER in the 1968 movie - died last month (MAR06) aged...

Jones And Wife Won't Ring In 50th

SIR TOM JONES will mark his upcoming 50th wedding anniversary with a small, modest celebration because his wife LINDA WOODWARD hates lavish parties. The DELILAH hitmaker has refrained from entertaining fellow musicians at a huge...

Coyne Knocks Lips' Ability

THE FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE has branded his band "weird" and "sloppy" - hinting their string of hits are a lucky accident. The rocker reveals the band's music is not the product of musical...

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...

Sinatra's Home Taken Off The Market After Gere And Cage Say No

FRANK SINATRA's party lodge in the California desert has been taken off the market after movie stars RICHARD GERE and NICOLAS CAGE missed opportunities to purchase the sprawling property. Both stars viewed the private hillside...

Jackman Returns To Broadway

Tony-winning actor HUGH JACKMAN is returning to Broadway after winning the lead role in classic musical PAL JOEY. The X-MEN star will play nightclub owner JOEY EVANS - a role made famous by FRANK SINATRA...

Kennedy Lawford Inherited Womanising Ways

Actor CHRISTOPHER KENNEDY LAWFORD confesses he has inherited the womanising ways of his famous male relatives. Lawford's father was rat pack member PETER LAWFORD and his uncle was late US President JOHN F KENNEDY,...

O'neill's Cancer Revelation

Celebrated celebrity photographer TERRY O'NEILL is battling bowel cancer and is due to undergo imminent chemotherapy treatment. The 68-year-old Brit, who has photographed stars including FRANK SINATRA, DAVID BOWIE and THE BEATLES, suffered stomach...

Mathis Blasts Streisand And Sinatra

JOHNNY MATHIS has slammed FRANK SINATRA and BARBRA STREISAND in a new interview, insisting both stars made his life hell when he worked with them. The WHEN A CHILD IS BORN singer found Sinatra...

Sinatra's Son In Cancer Fight

FRANK SINATRA's big band leader son has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. FRANK SINATRA JR, 62, is fighting for his life, according to family insiders. A source says, "Frankie is doing as well...

Rod Stewart Turns Dj For One Show

ROD STEWART is set to add DJ to his impressive resume when he hosts a satellite radio show to showcase his GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK recordings. The British rocker-turned-crooner will host an hour-long show on...

Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Music Press Quotes RSS
Advertisement

Suggested

Youth - Trailer

Youth - Trailer

Set in the beautiful Swiss Alps, Youth sees Michael Caine & Harvey Keitel in a fine piece of work.

Straight Outta Compton - Movie Review

Straight Outta Compton - Movie Review

This biopic gallops through the career of groundbreaking gangsta rappers N.W.A, working its way through a checklist of the major events.

Advertisement
New Adele And Coldplay Albums Due For Release In The Next Few Months?

New Adele And Coldplay Albums Due For Release In The Next Few Months?

New reports indicate that eagerly awaited albums by Adele and Coldplay are set...

45 Years - Movie Review

45 Years - Movie Review

Like an antidote to vacuous blockbusters, this intelligent, thoughtful drama packs more intensity into a quiet conversation than any number of...

Advertisement