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Brando's Sister Dies

MARLON BRANDO's actress sister JOCELYN BRANDO has died at her home in Santa Monica, California. She was 86. The stage and screen star, who made her debut in FRITZ LANG's THE BIG HEAT in...

Brando's Maid Sues Tv Show

MARLON BRANDO's former maid BLANCHE HALL is suing defunct US TV show CELEBRITY JUSTICE for allegedly breaking into her residential home in order to film her reaction to the actor's death. Hall, who was...

Presley's Sandwich Trip Tops Rock Star Extravagances Poll

ELVIS PRESLEY's love of sandwiches has landed The King at the top of a bizarre new Rock Star Extravagances poll. The tragic rocker's 1976 trip to Denver, Colorado to pick up 22 Fool's Gold...

Brando Secretary Sues Estate For Letters, Scripts + Damages

MARLON BRANDO's longtime personal secretary is suing the late movie icon's estate for promises her boss made to her that weren't kept. ALICE MARCHAK is seeking access to personal letters and movie scripts as...

Brando's Son Silent At Blake Civil Trial

MARLON BRANDO's son refused to answer questions at the civil wrongful death trial against ROBERT BLAKE, who is accused of being responsible for his wife BONNIE LEE BAKLEY's murder. CHRISTIAN BRANDO was called as...

Details Of Brando Resort Disclosed

Tahiti-based property tycoon RICHARD BAILEY has disclosed his plans for development on MARLON BRANDO's paradise island Tetiaroa - he'll name one resort after the legendary actor. Bailey bought the property for $2 million (GBP1.1...

Blake Testifies To Three New Alibi Witnesses

LATEST: ROBERT BLAKE yesterday (17OCT05) testified there are at least three witnesses who can confirm his alibi that he was not present when his wife BONNIE LEE BAKLEY was murdered - the first time the...

The Beatles Are Icons Of The Century

THE BEATLES have topped a poll as the greatest entertainment icons of the past 100 years. The ever-popular Fab Four beat off competition from ELVIS PRESLEY, screen goddess MARILYN MONROE and jazz hero LOUIS...

De Niro's Style Inspires Franz Ferdinand Star

FRANZ FERDINAND frontman ALEX KAPRANOS turns to Hollywood to inspire his distinctive style, and suave movie star ROBERT DE NIRO is his top fashion icon. The Scottish star loves De Niro's sharp suits, and...

Hopkins Reads Phone Book To Thrill Winfrey

SIR ANTHONY HOPKINS fulfilled one of talk show host OPRAH WINFREY's dreams on her US TV show yesterday (20SEP05) when he read through a telephone directory. The SILENCE OF THE LAMBS star was a...

Brando Happiest In The Kitchen

Late Hollywood icon MARLON BRANDO loved escaping from the pressures of stardom by immersing himself in cooking. British public relations guru MAX CLIFFORD was charged with looking after the ON THE WATERFRONT star during...

Caan Rues The Bad Choices That Prompted Him To Turn Down Movies

JAMES CAAN missed out on starring in a host of top 1970s movies because he felt sure every one would be a flop. The actor was offered a string of top films after receiving...

Depp And Kilmer Host Bbc Radio Documentaries

Hollywood stars JOHNNY DEPP and VAL KILMER are taking a break from acting to narrate a series of documentaries for BBC Radio 2. THE DOORS actor Kilmer - who is currently starring in...

Howard Admits He's Difficult

Actor TERENCE HOWARD has confessed he can be difficult on movie sets, because he's a perfectionist. The 36-year-old admits to throwing tantrums during the filming of new movie HUSTLE + FLOW when he felt...

Brando's Corleone Tops Greatest Movie Character List

MARLON BRANDO's turn as VITO CORLEONE in FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA's classic THE GODFATHER has been named the greatest movie character of all time. Brando, who won an Oscar for his performance as the mafia...

Brando's Voice 'Unusable' In Video Game

Late screen icon MARLON BRANDO's voiceover has reportedly been dropped from a video game based on THE GODFATHER movie, because his ill health made it unusable. Brando won an Oscar for his portrayal of...

Brando Estate Fights To Shut Down Chicken Website

Attorneys representing MARLON BRANDO's estate are trying to shut down a website dedicated to the late actor's beloved chickens. Brando's longtime pal JO AN CORRALES (corr) runs the marlonbrando.com site from her home in...

Brando's Ex Slams Estate For Auctioning Off Mementos

MARLON BRANDO's ex-wife ANNA KASHFI has blasted the late movie icon's estate for not consulting her and son CHRISTIAN before selling off THE GODFATHER star's possessions at an auction last week (ends01JUL05). Kashfi insists...

Brando Snubbed Monroe

Movie legend MARLON BRANDO lured his fellow sex symbol MARILYN MONROE back to his hotel, only to snub her as blondes weren't his type. The ON THE WATERFRONT star, who died last year (04),...

Brando Brought Laughter Back Into Kennedy's Life

Screen legend MARLON BRANDO was the first person to make JACKIE KENNEDY ONASSIS laugh after the tragic assassination of her first husband - former US President JOHN F KENNEDY - in 1963. The late...

Brando's Godfather Script Fetches A Staggering $312,800

Late movie legend MARLON BRANDO's personal script from the 1972 movie THE GODFATHER fetched a staggering $312,800 (GBP175,418) at a New York auction yesterday (30JUN05) - the highest amount ever paid for a film manuscript....

Brando Son's Fury At Estate Sale

The eldest son of late actor MARLON BRANDO is furious about the crass manner in which his father's belongings are being prepared for sale by auction on Thursday (30JUN05). CHRISTIAN BRANDO is demanding he...

Diesel Praises Brando Classic

Hollywood actor VIN DIESEL may be fond of starring in high-octane action movies and family comedies, but his favourite movie is the classic MARLON BRANDO-starring ON THE WATERFRONT. The XXX star hails the dramatic...

Brando Lover Speaks Out

MARLON BRANDO's former lover ESTHER ANDERSON has spoken about her seven year love affair with the late star for the first time. The Jamaican-born actress and songwriter, who romanced the APOCALYPSE NOW star between...

Mystery Surrounds Brando's Speedy Death

MARLON BRANDO's closest friends are convinced the movie icon would be alive today if he'd had the proper medical care a year ago. Brando died in July 2004 of pulmonary fibrosis, but pals feel...

Brando's Death List Exposed By Playboy

Movie legend MARLON BRANDO insisted his bedroom be sealed and his staff be sent home upon his death - because he feared mementoes and gifts and documents he had left for family members would be...

Byrne's Brando Regrets

Irish actor GABRIEL BYRNE always regrets he didn't spend more time getting to know MARLON BRANDO, especially after learning the late movie legend spoke often about their meeting. On Australian TV show ENOUGH ROPE...

Marilyn's Romantic Jfk Painting Valued At $21,000

Screen beauty MARILYN MONROE's romantic painting to former US President JOHN F KENNEDY is expected to fetch a staggering $21,000(GBP11,000) at New York auction house Christie's sale later this month (30JUN05). The SOME LIKE...

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