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Frank Sinatra's Doctor Dies

2nd October 2013

Frank Sinatra, Rock Hudson and Gary Cooper's doctor has died, aged 93.Rexford Kennamer, who was dubbed the Physician to the Stars, diagnosed Cooper's terminal cancer and famously accompanied Elizabeth Taylor to the funeral of her...

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1500 Bettie Page Prints Part Of Unbelievable Movie Photograph Collection Up For Auction

30th July 2012

A huge collection of film stills, photos and negatives collected by Manhattan, New York store Movie Star News is headed for the auction block after they sold the lot of it to a Las Vegas...

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Cooper Janis To Document Musician Husband's Life

18th August 2009

The daughter of late movie legend GARY COOPER is writing a new novel about her piano prodigy husband BYRON JANIS.Maria Cooper Janis will tell the story of how her spouse became a child star, despite...

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Bond's Gun Phobia

17th July 2006

Former JAMES BOND star SIR ROGER MOORE almost never got to play the suave superspy because he's terrified of guns. Ever since a rifle exploded in his hands during his National Service in the British...

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Celebrity Photographer Aarons Dies

2nd June 2006

Celebrity photographer SLIM AARONS, who created iconic images of the international jet set and their country homes, has died. He was 89. He died on Tuesday (30MAY06) from complications of a heart attack and a...

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Dicaprio Waits For Bells Director

27th May 2005

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO is putting pressure on movie executives at WARNER BROS to find a director for a new movie adaptation of ERNEST HEMINGWAY's FOR WHOM THE BELLS TOLL - or he'll pull out of the...

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Film Star Schell Dies

28th April 2005

European actress MARIA SCHELL has died after losing her battle with pneumonia. She was 79. Schell launched to prominence as a star of German-speaking cinema in the early 1950s and scooped a Best Actress...

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Fonda Gets Montana Honour

6th September 2004

EASY RIDER star PETER FONDA is to be honoured with the first GARY COOPER SPIRIT OF MONTANA AWARD later this month (SEP04). The movie star, who owns a home in Montana, will be presented...

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Little Women Star Dee Dies

9th March 2004

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,...

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Clint Tops Western Poll

12th October 2003

Movie legend CLINT EASTWOOD has topped a poll to find the favourite screen cowboy of all time. The UNFORGIVEN OSCAR-winner beat off competition from JOHN WAYNE and STEVE McQUEEN with performances in classics including...

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Marilyn Monroe's Final Resting Place Becomes Cinema

3rd July 2003

The Hollywood cemetery which houses the likes of MARILYN MONROE and ALFRED HITCHCOCK has taken on a bizarre new role - as a drive-in cinema. On Sunday evening (29JUN03), over 2,000 people - including...

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Former Model/actress Parker Dies

5th May 2003

Model-turned-actress SUZY PARKER - one of the most recognisable faces of the 1950s and a forerunner of the supermodel - has died at the age of 69. Parker - known in later life as...

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