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Movie Legend Cardiff Dead At 94

MARILYN MONROE's favourite moviemaker JACK CARDIFF has died, aged 94. The Oscar-winning cinematographer and director was best known for his work on movies such as The African Queen and Sons & Lovers. He started his movie...

Iconic Waxworks Up For Sale In Hollywood Auction

Fans of MARILYN MONROE, JAMES DEAN, THE BEATLES and CHER can now get their hands on their own life-sized model of the stars - wax representations of the icons are going up for auction next...

Monroe Photographer Dies In Florida

JOSEPH JASGUR, the photographer who helped launch MARILYN MONROE's career, has died two days before his 90th birthday. Jasgur, who passed away at a Florida nursing home on Saturday (21Mar09), took the first professional shots of...

Johansson: 'I'm Not Like Monroe'

SCARLETT JOHANSSON has brushed off comparisons to the late MARILYN MONROE, insisting she shares very little with the screen siren.Johansson was likened to Monroe after an advertising campaign for Dolce & Gabbana was revealed last...

Marilyn To Heat Up London's West End

Screen legend MARILYN MONROE will be the subject of a new dance musical set to light up London's West End. Marilyn will follow the charmed and often troubled life of the blonde bombshell, with ballerina Zara...

Johansson Recreates Monroe Magic

SCARLETT JOHANSSON has channeled screen siren MARILYN MONROE in a sexy new advertisement for DOLCE + GABBANA. The actress, the new face of the brand's cosmetics line, has posed as the late blonde bombshell in...

Settlement Reached Over Monroe's Last Sitting

A settlement has been reached in the legal battle surrounding the nude and semi-nude photographs taken during MARILYN MONROE's famous Last Sitting. The seven erotic photos were taken in 1962 by Vogue photographer Bert Stern...

Mariah Carey 'In Maths Problem'

MARIAH CAREY is in hot water with mathematicians, who are unhappy about her interpretation of one of Einstein's equations.The Touch My Body singer has named her latest album E=MC2, which references the famous scientist's mass-energy...

By on 29 December 2008

Hilton's Monroe Comparison

PARIS HILTON always knew she was destined for fame - because her grandmother has likened her to MARILYN MONROE ever since she was a child. The socialite was born into a life of luxury, and...

Monroe Shots Go For $146,500

A series of photographs of MARILYN MONROE taken the year she died have fetched $146,500 (GBP97,600) at auction. The collection of 36 shots, taken in 1962 for Vogue magazine, went under the hammer at Christie's...

Monroe And Jfk's 'Lovechild' Sues For Share Of Late President's Fortune

A man claiming to be the lovechild of MARILYN MONROE and former U.S. president JOHN F. KENNEDY has launched a court battle for a share of his 'father's' estate. New Yorker John R. Burton -...

Curtis Regrets Monroe Kiss Jibe

Hollywood star TONY CURTIS regrets criticising his kiss with late screen star MARILYN MONROE in SOME LIKE IT HOT - insisting their clinch was very passionate. Curtis once likened his steamy scene with Monroe in...

Photographers Deny Stealing Nude Monroe Shots

LATEST: Two photographers have denied stealing nude snaps of Hollywood legend MARILYN MONROE, insisting they found them in a roadside bin. Photographers Michael Weiss and Donald Penny have been accused of failing to return the...

Monroe Photograoher Sues

A photogapher who captured MARILYN MONROE nude is suing two men he claims stole some of the saucy snaps. Bert Stern took the famous Last Sitting series of photos of Monroe, just six weeks before...

Monroe Photos Handed To Photographer's Heirs

The estate of Hollywood legend MARILYN MONROE has lost its battle for licensing rights to an iconic set of photos of the star. Photographer Sam Shaw captured the memorable Monroe photos, which include the infamous...

Monroe Footage Discovered

Unseen footage of MARILYN MONROE, recorded while she was filming SOME LIKE IT HOT, has been discovered. The amateur video, featuring Monroe and her co-stars Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon, was taken in 1959 by...

Monroe's Past Uncovered With Lost Items

An intimate collection of items that belonged to Hollywood legend MARILYN MONROE has been unearthed - more than 46 years after her tragic death. The memorabilia - including personal notes, photographs, financial documents, furs, jewellery...

Hilton Lands Iconic Marilyn Photo As A Housewarming Gift

Socialite and reality TV star KATHY HILTON has bought daughter NICKY an original BERT STERN photograph of MARILYN MONROE as a housewarming gift. Kathy hosted a recent charity exhibition for the Make-A-Wish Foundation in Los...

Most Brits Want To 'Bring Elvis Back To Life', Survey Shows

Elvis Presley has been named as the celebrity most British people would want to bring back to life.A poll conducted by Warner Home Video to mark the DVD release of Pushing Daisies revealed that almost...

By on 24 June 2008

Monroe's Items To Be Sold At Auction

MARILYN MONROE's most prized possessions will be sold at two separate auctions in the U.S on Monday (16Jun08). The late screen legend's clothing, furniture and private documents will be sold at Bonhams and Butterfields' auction...

Jenkins Models Self After Monroe

British opera singer KATHERINE JENKINS loves her curves - and models herself after legendary screen vixen MARILYN MONROE. The mezzo-soprano first became enamoured with the late icon after watching 1953's Gentlemen Prefer Blondes when she...

Monroe Sex Tape 'Won't Be Released'

A sex tape featuring MARILYN MONROE will not be made available to the public "out of respect" for the late actress, according to reports. Memorabilia collector Keya Morgan alleges a New York businessman has purchased...

Golden Globe-winning Hollywood Actor Richard Widmark Dies

Hollywood actor Richard Widmark has died at the age of 93, according to reports.The New York Times newspaper said his wife Susan Blanchard had confirmed Widmark's death from their home in Roxbury, Connecticut on Monday.Widmark...

By on 27 March 2008

Art "Golden Boy" Aragon Dead At 80

Art Aragon, the handsome boxer known as "The Golden Boy," who inspired thousands of women to join their husbands and beaus at Southern California arenas in the late '40s and '50s, died Tuesday in Northridge,...

Sandler Aids Carey's Monroe Collection

MARILYN MONROE-obsessed MARIAH CAREY recently received a special gift from funnyman ADAM SANDLER - a replica of the movie icon's 'leaning board'. Sandler heard the pop superstar, who owns Monroe's piano, was looking for a...

Monroe Flashed Breasts To Wardrobe Designer

MARILYN MONROE once flashed her costume designer her breasts - to prove they were better than her SOME LIKE IT HOT co-star TONY CURTIS' chest. The screen siren was determined to show legendary stylist Orry...

Nude Monroe Photo Is A Fake

A "previously unseen" nude photograph of MARILYN MONROE has been exposed as a fake - the image is that of pop superstar MADONNA. Movie fan Lawrence Nicastro invited reporters to Las Vegas for the unveiling...

Lohan Thrilled To Strip For Monroe Photos

LINDSAY LOHAN jumped at the chance to follow in the footsteps of her idol MARILYN MONROE and strip naked for legendary photographer BERT STERN. The actress poses nude and hiding behind a strip of sheer...

Lohan: Ledger Is Example Of Problems In Movie Industry

Lindsay Lohan has said the tragic death of Heath Ledger is an example of the problems in the movie industry.The Mean Girls star - who was once romantically linked to Ledger - is no stranger...

By on 19 February 2008

Lakin: 'Paris Is Modern Day Monroe'

PARIS HILTON's HOTTIE AND THE NOTTIE co-star CHRISTINE LAKIN has likened the socialite to screen icon MARILYN MONROE. Lakin stars alongside Hilton in the new movie and has praised the Simple Life star for her...

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