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First ‘9’ On Dancing With The Stars, Courtesy Of Sabrina Bryan

By Hayley Avron | 2nd October 2012

Dancing With The Stars Season 15 had its first ‘9’ score last night (October 1, 2012), courtesy of girl band singer Sabrina Bryan. Her routine, with Louis Van Amstel, had the judges in rapture, especially...

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Whitney Houston's Bodyguard Earrings To Be Auctioned

2nd March 2012

A pair of earrings Whitney Houston wore in 'The Bodyguard' are to be sold in an auction of her possessions.The jewellery - which the late star donned opposite Kevin Costner in the hit 1992 film...

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Whitney Houston Owned Ginger Rogers' Dancing Shoes

29th February 2012

Whitney Houston's estate contains a pair of Ginger Rogers' dancing shoes personally signed by the screen icon.The late singer was a huge fan of classic Hollywood movies and like her godmother Aretha Franklin - who...

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Rio Trivia

18th April 2011

Some tangled trivia The only other movie musical with "Rio" in its title was 1933's Flying Down to Rio, the film that first paired Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. It was produced by Merian C....

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Dancing With The Stars Sees Jennifer Grey Score Perfect 10s

9th November 2010

Last night's episode of DANCING WITH THE STARS saw actress JENNIFER GREY score three perfect 10's from the judges following her quickstep routine with partner DEREK HOUGH. Grey shot straight to the top of the...

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Fascinating Fact 9556

27th June 2010

Movie icon GINGER ROGERS' Hollywood Hills home has been placed on the market. The 1927 estate where the movie dancer lived with actor husband Lew Ayres is listed at almost $2.4 million (£1.6 million).

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Melanie Brown Hailed As Modern-day Ginger Rogers

3rd October 2007

SPICE GIRL MELANIE BROWN has so impressed judges on U.S. TV show DANCING WITH THE STARS - she has been hailed as the new GINGER ROGERS. The 32-year-old pop star was praised for successfully mastering...

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Dr Seuss Publisher Dies Aged 90

27th November 2006

Writer, actress and publisher PHYLLIS CERF WAGNER died in a New York hospital on Friday (24NOV06). She was 90. Wagner, the cousin of GINGER ROGERS, died following complications from a fall. She appeared in several...

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Swayze Wanted To Remake Top Hat

11th October 2006

Hollywood heart-throb PATRICK SWAYZE has always dreamed of remaking 1935 classic TOP HAT as a tribute to his dancing icon GINGER ROGERS. The DIRTY DANCING star wanted to step into FRED ASTAIRE's shoes, but Rogers,...

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Biography Reveals Stewart 'Presumed Gay'

15th June 2006

One of Hollywood's most notorious womanisers, JAMES STEWART, was presumed gay by movie bosses because he was initially so shy with girls. A new biography of the IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE star reveals the young...

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Supermodel Campbell Put In Her Place

2nd September 2005

Temperamental supermodel NAOMI CAMPBELL was disciplined by Hollywood legend DOUGLAS FAIRBANKS JR after throwing a tantrum at a London celebrity party 10 years ago. Fairbanks Jr lectured the catwalk queen after she screamed at...

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Tracey And Hepburn Named As Best On-screen Pairing

27th April 2004

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...

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Dancer Ann Miller Dies

23rd January 2004

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...

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Madonna And Rosie 'Feuding Over Boy George Play'

7th November 2003

MADONNA is refusing to go to the premiere of pal ROSIE O'DONNELL's new Broadway musical TABOO - because she's still angry over jokes made about her in the original show. The play, written by...

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Ginger Roger's Birthplace Made A Landmark

16th September 2003

The Kansas City, Missouri, birthplace of dancer and film star GINGER ROGERS has been designated an historic landmark. Yesterday (15SEP03), the INDEPENDENCE CITY COUNCIL voted unanimously to make the home where Rogers was born...

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