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Banksy Nets Thousands After Mixing Marilyn Up With Moss

Enigmatic British graffiti artist BANKSY netted GBP50,400 ($90,720) at an auction on Wednesday (18OCT06) for his striking ANDY WARHOL-inspired images of supermodel KATE MOSS. The artist, who caused a stir this summer (05) when he...

Herzigova Focused On Monroe For Sexy Film Role

Supermodel EVA HERZIGOVA looked to MARILYN MONROE for inspiration for her performance in Chanel boss KARL LAGERFELD's raunchy black-and-white movie ROOM SERVICE. The stylish film, which is to be screened for a limited time at...

West: 'Pamela And I Are Just Homies'

KANYE WEST was thrilled when he was mistakenly linked to busty babe PAMELA ANDERSON last year (05) - and he was in no hurry to quash the rumours. Anderson, now married to KID ROCK, appeared...

Morton To Hold Monroe Auction

Actress SAMANTHA MORTON is to hold an auction in celebration of what would have been MARILYN MONROE's 80th birthday - because she feels a strong link with the screen legend. The MINORITY REPORT star is...

Curtis In Touch With Feminine Side

Veteran actor TONY CURTIS is completely in touch with his feminine side, and insists he personally picked his dresses on the set of 1959 movie classic SOME LIKE IT HOT. Curtis, the 81-year-old father of...

Farrell Tempted Monroe With Chocolate

Hollywood heart-throb COLIN FARRELL tried to woo late screen legend MARILYN MONROE when he was a boy - even though she died 14 years before he was born. The MIAMI VICE actor attempted to...

Elvis' One-night-stand With Monroe

Rock 'n' roll legend ELVIS PRESLEY had a one night stand with MARILYN MONROE, according to The King's former associate BYRON RAPHAEL. Raphael, who worked for the William Morris agency and with Presley and his...

Welch Praises 'Unglamorous' Brits

American actress RAQUEL WELCH has praised the talents of veteran British actresses DAME JUDI DENCH and DAME MAGGIE SMITH, despite their lack of glamour. While Welch, 66, wishes US films had more roles for older...

Barrymore Devastated By Dubbed Singing Debut

DREW BARRYMORE was mortified when she found out she was the only A-list cast member to have their songs dubbed in WOODY ALLEN's film EVERYONE SAYS I LOVE YOU. The actress made her singing debut...

Hilton's Mafia Link

PARIS HILTON's grandmother was once married to a mafia mobster, according to an upcoming new book. Author JERRY OPPENHEIMER claims the celebrity socialite's maternal grandmother KATHY RICHARDS - nicknamed 'Big Kathy' - was married to...

Hilton Buys Glitzy Grave For Goat

PARIS HILTON is so devastated at the death of her pet goat BILLY, she has reportedly bought the animal a burial plot next to her idol MARILYN MONROE's resting place. The hotel heiress snapped up...

Psychiatrist Believes Client Is Monroe Reincarnated

A top psychiatrist is convinced that a Toronto, Canada club singer is the reincarnation of movie icon MARILYN MONROE after conducting truth tests on her for the past eight years. DR ADRIAN FINKELSTEIN was approached...

Taylor's Nose Job Exposed In New Biography

Movie legend ELIZABETH TAYLOR's plastic surgery secrets are set to be exposed in a new book written by her pal MICHAEL JACKSON's celebrated biographer. Author J RANDY TARABORRELLI is revealing all about Taylor's remarkable life...

Fascinating Fact 1805

Sexy screen siren MARILYN MONROE once wore a potato sack for a little-known print campaign to save America's once-struggling potato farming industry.

Lohan: 'I Look Like Marilyn Monroe'

LINDSAY LOHAN is stunned after being compared to Hollywood beauties MARILYN MONROE and SHARON STONE. The actress reveals Stone herself and a close friend of Monroe have approached to remark on the likenesses - and...

Hilton Compares Herself To Monroe And Diana

PARIS HILTON insists she is carrying on the legacy of legendary blondes like MARILYN MONROE and DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES and has declared herself this decade's "iconic blonde". The hotel heiress is annoyed that people...

Cattrall Laments Loss Of 'Voluptuous Women'

Former SEX AND THE CITY star KIM CATTRALL has blasted the Hollywood obsession for waif-like women. The sexy actress is stunned at how tiny some of today's stars are, such as NICOLE RICHIE, LINDSAY LOHAN...

Allen Overwhelmed By Johansson's Sexuality

Veteran film-maker WOODY ALLEN is intimidated by SCARLETT JOHANSSON because she is so "sexually overwhelming". The famous funnyman claims he finds it impossible to concentrate when he is around the stunning 21-year-old. He explains, "It's...

Miller's Marriage To Monroe 'A Cover-up'

An FBI dossier on late playwright ARTHUR MILLER slams his Jewish wedding to screen icon MARILYN MONROE as a "cover up" for his communist sympathies. The file, obtained by news agencies under the Freedom of...

Carey Makes Waves In Hollywood

MARIAH CAREY wowed thrill-seekers at Universal Studios yesterday (20JUN06) when she took time out of tour rehearsals to check out the Hollywood theme park's THE MUMMY rollercoaster. As part of a day out with ACCESS...

Warhol's Wig Goes Under The Hammer

One of pop artist ANDY WARHOL's silvery white wigs is set to go under the hammer at a Christie's auction next week (22JUN06). The New York memorabilia sale will also feature a phone once owned...

Candid Home Movie Footage Of Monroe Unearthed By Family Friend

Forgotten footage of MARILYN MONROE at play has been unearthed by the little girl she befriended in the mid-1950s. The tragic screen icon and her husband JOE DiMAGGIO lived with little DOLORES HOPE MASSEY and...

Aguilera Strips Nude

CHRISTINA AGUILERA has stripped off naked for the American issue of GQ. The singer, who married music executive JORDAN BRATMAN last November (05), is snapped rolling naked on a bed with her modesty protected by...

Monroe And Dimaggio Baseball Breaks Record

A baseball signed by MARILYN MONROE and JOE DiMAGGIO in 1961 has sold at auction for $191,200 (GBP106,230). The sale at Heritage Auction Galleries in Dallas, Texas, marks the highest amount yet paid for an...

Theron To Play Monroe?

CHARLIZE THERON is in talks to play her idol MARILYN MONROE in a new TOM HANKS film. The Oscar winner is the producers' favourite to portray the tragic SOME LIKE IT HOT star in the...

Carey Buys Marilyn Monroe's Piano

Singer MARIAH CAREY paid $662,500 (GBP378,570) for a piano owned by MARILYN MONROE, because she identifies so closely with the legendary star. The DON'T FORGET ABOUT US singer splurged on the piano at a...

Unheard Monroe Testimony Tapes To Be Broadcast

Secret testimonies from those who gathered at MARILYN MONROE's death bed are set to he broadcast for the first time on an upcoming US TV news show. Producers at CBS show 48 HOURS MYSTERY will...

Monroe's Marriage Certificate To Be Auctioned Off

MARILYN MONROE's 1954 marriage certificate is to be auctioned off in New York. The actress wed baseball great JOE DiMAGGIO in San Francisco, California and now fans are being offered the ultimate memorabilia item from...

Hepburn Tops Beautiful Woman Poll

BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S star AUDREY HEPBURN has topped a poll naming the most beautiful women of all time. Hepburn, who died in 1993 aged 63, beat out competition from the late GRACE KELLY, who came...

Fashion Designer Cassini Dies

Prolific designer OLEG CASSINI died in hospital yesterday (17MAR06), from a broken blood vessel in his head. He was 92. Cassini, who turned Oleg Cassini Inc into a fashion powerhouse, is widely credited with helping...

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Truly enjoyable British romantic-comedies come along so rarely (Four Weddings and a Funeral was more than 20 years ago) that there's cause to...

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