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Joan Collins: 'Glamour Is Dead'

British actress JOAN COLLINS is disappointed with the current crop of young actresses, claiming they lack the style of old Hollywood icons such as KATHARINE HEPBURN. The former DYNASTY diva is appalled by the...

Hepburn Telegram Collection Goes On Show

Late actress KATHARINE HEPBURN's letters, scripts and telegrams from legends including CARY GRANT and JANE FONDA are to go on show. The trove of mementoes collected by the OSCAR-winning beauty have been left...

Dicaprio Shares Hughes' Passion For Privacy

Actor LEONARDO DiCAPRIO learned he had great similarities with HOWARD HUGHES while portraying him in upcoming movie THE AVIATOR - because of their passion for privacy. The big-budget biopic, which debuts in America on...

Hepburn Items Donated To Library

A trove of items from late actress KATHARINE HEPBURN's estate have been donated to the ACADEMY OF MOTION PICTURE ARTS AND SCIENCES' MARGARET HERRICK LIBRARY. The collection, which includes thousands of photographs and six...

Hepburn's Home Sold

Screen icon KATHARINE HEPBURN's waterfront home in Old Saybrook, Connecticut, has been sold to an architect who plans to renovate the property. The large home sits on 3.3 acres (1.33 hectares) of land and...

Tv Star Stanford Dies

Beloved American TV star ISABEL STANFORD has died at a Los Angeles hospital. She was 86. The actress, who won legions of fans as WEEZIE in long-running sitcom THE JEFFERSONS, died this morning (12JUL04)...

Rose Pays $25,000 For Hepburn Art

Wild rocker MARILYN MANSON's ex-girlfriend ROSE McGOWAN is the new owner of an original art piece by late screen legend KATHARINE HEPBURN. The SCREAM star paid $25,200 (GBP14,000) for the landscape at a...

Hepburn Auction Surpasses Expectations

Late screen legend KATHARINE HEPBURN's possessions have been sold for $5.8 million (GBP3.3 million) over the course of a two-day auction - exceeding organisers' predictions. Items belonging to the ACADEMY AWARD winner - including...

Hepburn's Extraordinary Auction Success

Late four-time ACADEMY AWARD winner KATHARINE HEPBURN's possessions raised an extraordinary $1.8 million (GBP1 million) on the first day of the controversial auction (10JUN04) - surpassing the $1 million (GBP555,000) prediction total. More...

Friend Attacks Hepburn Auction

Late film legend KATHARINE HEPBURN's chosen biographer A SCOTT BERG has furiously attacked a decision to break up an archive of documents by auctioning many of her most intimate possessions. The actress's close friend...

Hepburn's House Sold

Late screen legend KATHARINE HEPBURN's Manhattan house has sold for a reported $3.9 million (GBP2.16 million). The BRINGING UP BABY actress - who died aged 96 last June (03) - bought the New York...

Beckinsale's Gardner Anxiety

British movie beauty KATE BECKINSALE was terrified by the prospect of playing screen legend AVA GARDNER in new movie THE AVIATOR. The PEARL HARBOR actress joins a star-studded cast including CATE BLANCHETT playing KATHERINE...

Tracey And Hepburn Named As Best On-screen Pairing

SPENCER TRACEY and KATHARINE HEPBURN had the greatest on-screen chemistry in the history of cinema, according to a group of British scientists. The couple, whose chemistry extended off screen as they filmed nine movies...

Pam Can't Wait To Grow Old - Just Like Hepburn

PAMELA ANDERSON is looking forward to old age because she's quite taken with the idea of being a toothless crone. The former BAYWATCH babe has been inspired about her autumn years by watching HENRY...

Hepburn Auction Expected To Raise Over A Million

An auction of KATHARINE HEPBURN's possessions is expected to raise over $1 million (GBP600,000) - and reveal many of the late Hollywood great's secrets. Items including love notes from tycoon HOWARD HUGHES, address books...

Little Women Star Dee Dies

LITTLE WOMEN star FRANCES DEE has died after suffering a stroke - she was 94. The actress - who shot to fame in the 1930s - starred alongside some of old Hollywood's biggest names,...

Hepburn's Long Lesbian List

Four-times OSCAR-winner KATHERINE HEPBURN reportedly had affairs with JUDY GARLAND, GRETA GARBO and other A-list ladies - according to a new biography about the iconic actress. Author DARWIN PORTER claims Hepburn, who died last...

Dancer Ann Miller Dies

Movie legend ANN MILLER has lost her battle with lung cancer at the age of 81. The actress and dancer died at CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER in Los Angeles on Thursday (22JAN04). Miller will...

Beloved American Thespian Dies

Veteran actress DOROTHY LOUDON has died at the age of 70. The actress won a TONY award in 1977 for her portrayal of ANNIE villain MISS HANNIGAN on Broadway, New York. Known primarily...

Hepburn's Home On The Market For $12 Million

The Connecticut home where KATHARINE HEPBURN died in June (03) is on the market for a whopping $12 million (GBP7.5 million). The three-story mansion, which stands on the shore of Long Island Sound in...

'Heavy' Hepburn

KATHARINE HEPBURN is famous for being a timeless beauty, but according to designer and photographer CECIL BEATON the late screen icon was unfeminine, "matronly" and "misshapen". Beaton, who died in 1980, dressed the PHILADELPHIA...

Buy Hepburn's House

Fans of late movie legend KATHARINE HEPBURN have the chance to buy her New York home, if they have a spare $4.95 million (GBP3.1 million). Hepburn, who died in June aged 96, lived in...

Was Katharine Hepburn Gay?

Friends of late, great actress KATHARINE HEPBURN are furiously playing down reports the movie legend was gay. Just over a month after the star's death (29JUN03), biographers who delved into Hepburn's life are coming...

Katharine Hepburn Leaves Bizarre Bequeaths

Legendary actress KATHARINE HEPBURN made bequeathed some unexpected awards in her 32-page last will and testament. In addition to leaving most of her money to relatives and giving her OSCARs to charity, the ON...

More Tributes To Katharine Hepburn

Legendary actress KATHARINE HEPBURN will be saluted at today's (24JUL03) opening of the HOLLYWOOD HISTORY MUSEUM, as the first inductee for its wall of fame. The screen star will also be the subject of...

Biographer Laments Hepburn's Last Days

Biographer A. SCOTT BERG was left saddened by the late KATHARINE HEPBURN's appearance a month before she died - because the spark had gone from her eyes. Berg - who recorded 20 years of...

Hepburn: Jacko Was Like 'E.t.'

Late actress KATHARINE HEPBURN enjoyed a friendship with wacky popstar MICHAEL JACKSON - even though she thought he was like "E.T.". The OSCAR winning star, who passed away last month (29JUL03) aged 96, first...

Hepburn Admits She Would Have Been A Terrible Mum

Legendary actress KATHARINE HEPBURN died happy she never gave birth, because she would have made a terrible mother. Biographer A SCOTT BERG admits the actress, who died earlier this month (JUL03), hated babies and...

Stewart To Play Henry Ii

STAR TREK favourite PATRICK STEWART is determined to break free of the sci-fi genre - by taking the part of 12th century British King HENRY II in a movie remake of THE LION IN WINTER....

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