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Bruce Lee's Game Of Death Shoes Included In Star Auction

25th March 2014

Rarities including Bruce Lee's shoes from his final movie Game Of Death and a tapestry from Marilyn Monroe's home are to go up for auction next month (Apr14).Other lots in the Hollywood Legends sale include...

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Marilyn Monroe Estate Executors Sue Over Tribute Cafe Chain Photos

7th February 2014

Executors looking after Marilyn Monroe's estate have launched an $18.35 million (£11.5 million) lawsuit against the owners of a chain of tribute cafes in America for allegedly failing to pay for photos of the late...

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Truman Capote's Confidante Reveals Details About Lost Jackie Kennedy/marilyn Monroe Film

18th November 2013

One of Truman Capote's closest confidantes has revealed the writer captured footage of a secret meeting between Jackie Kennedy and Marilyn Monroe at his home in New York just weeks before the actress' death in...

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A Week In News: Miley On Snl, Gravity Storms Box-office And Tom Hanks's Diabetes

By Michael West | 10th October 2013

Miley's Homecoming: Miley Cyrus made her triumphant return to Saturday Night Live on Sunday and, hey, what do you know, the reviews were actually pretty good. She clearly had plenty of material to work with,...

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Hey, Maybe Marilyn Monroe Wasn't That Beautiful

By Michael West | 9th October 2013

A set of physician's notes on the Hollywood starlet Marilyn Monroe that appear to indicate she underwent cosmetic surgery will go up for auction next month along with a set of her X-rays, Reuters reports.Marilyn...

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Marilyn Monroe Medical Records Go Up For Auction As They Indicate She Had Plastic Surgery

By Nick Hill | 9th October 2013

Marilyn Monroe's medical records will go up for auction next month in Los Angeles, California.The medical records consist of 6 X-rays and a file of doctors notes from 1950-1962 which imply Monroe may have had...

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Andy Warhol's Grave The Focus Of His 85th Birthday Webcam Event

By Elinor Cosgrave | 6th August 2013

Andy Warhol, the leader of the Pop Art movement, may have died in 1987, but that hasn't stopped him from making headlines today with the as his grave features in an internet event to celebrate...

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Like It Or Not, Kerry Katona's Playing Marilyn Monroe. That's Happening.

By Michael West | 23rd July 2013

Kerry Katona, the British sort-of-singer best known for, err, Loose Women, has signed on to play the world's most iconic and beautiful actress Marilyn Monroe.Just like when the world's natural resources eventually run out, or...

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Heartfelt Letter From Marilyn Monroe To Go On Auction

By Victoria Pavlova | 30th March 2013

A letter from Marilyn Monroe to her acting mentor, presumably written in the actress’s final days, is going up for auction. The undated letter, written on stationary from the Bell Air Hotel, details Monroe’s struggles...

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Historical Letters By Marilyn Monroe, John Lennon And Eisehower To Be Auctioned Off By Collector

By Victoria Pavlova | 29th March 2013

Before her death, Marilyn Monroe reached out to her acting mentor Lee Strasber, in a letter. She talked about her despair and feeling like she didn’t belong to “the human race”. Now, that letter, written...

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Megan Fox Likens Lindsay Lohan To Marilyn Monroe, And Not In A Good Way

By Jack de Aguilar | 15th January 2013

While Marilyn Monroe will always be an iconic Hollywood legend, there's a part of her history hidden below the glamorous exterior. This is something that Megan Fox - who has recently been removing a tattoo...

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Newly Released Fbi Files Link Marilyn Monroe To Communism

By Victoria Pavlova | 29th December 2012

Marilyn Monroe’s name is one you don’t get to read in headlines too often these days, but the Some Like It Hot actress continues to make news to this day, most recently with the surfacing...

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Marilyn Monroe Befriended Communists States Fbi

By Lorna Greville  | 28th December 2012

Marilyn Monroe's death, 50 years on, still sparks notes of controversy with some die-hard fans who don't think her death was suicide. That's why the FBI files that had gone missing - that have now...

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Never Mind The Ruby Slippers - Judy Garland's Wizard Of Oz Dress Auctioned For $480,000

By Hayley Avron | 12th November 2012

The iconic dress worn by Judy Garland in The Wizard of Oz has been sold at auction for $480,000. The auction house Julien’s Auctions have revealed that the blue and white gingham pinafore fetched the...

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Kenneth Branagh? That's Sir Kenneth Branagh To You!

By Michael West | 9th November 2012

Kenneth Branagh has received his knighthood from the Queen at Buckingham Palace for services to drama and the community of Northern Ireland. The Oscar-nominated actor, director and screenwriter, is best known for his Shakespearean works...

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Elizabeth Taylor Queen Of Posthumous Celeb Earnings, Toppling King-of-pop Michael Jackson From The Top Spot

By Lorna Greville  | 30th October 2012

After her death last year aged 79, just two years after her great friend Michael Jackson, Elizabeth Taylor has become the world's highest grossing dead celebrity, according to Forbes. This result sees the growth of...

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Bfi Exhibit Iconic Costumes, Including Superman, At The Victoria And Albert Museum In London

By Lorna Greville  | 18th October 2012

Twenty years' worth of movie costumes amassed by the BFI are going to be left in the care of the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A). Some of these will be exhibited in the Hollywood Costume...

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Wizard Of Oz's Iconic Judy Garland Dress Up For Sale

By Michael West | 8th October 2012

63 years after the Technicolour family favourite "The Wizard of Oz" was released in cinemas, Judy Garland's iconic blue gingham Dorothy dress is going to be up for sale in an auction, to be...

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Lady Gaga Shouts Out To All The Girls Who Think They’Re Ugly

By Michael West | 24th September 2012

Lady Gaga’s weight gain became a hot topic of discussion last week (the singer revealed she had gained 25 pounds), though she’s since made sure her fans know that adding a few pounds isn’t necessarily...

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Marilyn Monroe Met Jackie Kennedy For Emotional Hotel Summit, According To Explosive New Book

18th May 2012

Marilyn Monroe had an emotional showdown with America's former First Lady Jackie Kennedy a month before her death in 1962 over her reported romance with the President, according to a revealing new book.The tragic actress...

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Katarina Witt Explains Reasons For Her Playboy Shoot

26th March 2012

Katarina Witt is best known for her enormous haul of medals and championship titles, which she amassed throughout her career as an amateur and then professional figure skater. The 46 year old, originally from Berlin,...

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Megan Fox: 'Tattoo Removal Hurts Really Bad'

29th February 2012

Megan Fox admits getting tattoos removed is more painful than having them done.The 25-year-old 'Transformers' star - who is married actor Brian Austin Green - started her body ink collection when she was just 19,...

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Wizard Of Oz Lion Costume To Fetch 3m

2nd December 2011

The Cowardly Lion costume from 'The Wizard of Oz' is set to fetch $3 million at auction next month.The outfit - made from real lion hide - has been carefully preserved at the Los Angeles...

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Michelle Williams Couldn't Identify With Marilyn Monroe's Tardiness

22nd November 2011

Michelle Williams was baffled to learn of Marilyn Monroe's notorious tardiness when filming My Week With Marilyn - until she realised how long it took the blonde bombshell to get ready.The actress insists on being...

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Monroe Fantasised About Being Spanked By Daddy Gable

8th August 2005

Late screen siren MARILYN MONROE fantasised about being spanked and cuddled by movie legend CLARK GABLE - because she was desperate for him to be her adopted father. THE MISFITS was Gable and Monroe's...

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Hurley's Controversial Attack On Fat Women

17th June 2005

Actress ELIZABETH HURLEY has infuriated her curvy fans, by launching a scathing attack on overweight women who wear tight clothes. The outspoken model-turned-actress is offended by the sight of fleshy bodies, and would...

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Naked Monroe Shot Featured In Stellar Photographic Auction

15th May 2005

A nude photograph of screen goddess MARILYN MONROE taken in the year of her death (1962) is one of 150 iconic images up for auction at Christie's in London. The risque portrait, taken by...

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Sandler's Final Tribute To His Dad

15th February 2004

Funnyman ADAM SANDLER booked jazz crooner LEON REDBONE to play at his wedding as a final gift to his dying father STAN. The actor's ailing father assured his son that he'd fight death to...

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Michael Stipe: Remember Me For Haircut

19th June 2003

REM rocker MICHAEL STIPE hopes to be remembered by future generations for some of the outrageous haircuts he wore in the Eighties. The SHINY HAPPY PEOPLE singer blames "losing his mind" for the resultant...

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Sinatra Too Big For His Pants

14th May 2003

Legendary crooner FRANK SINATRA's penis was so large he had to buy custom-made underwear - according to his valet. The MY WAY singer, who dated a string of beauties including AVA GARDNER, MIA FARROW,...

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