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The Things They Say 5689

24th September 2007

"I kept everything the same. I didn't wanna change it. It's even off-pitch." MARIAH CAREY on MARILYN MONROE's piano, which she bought at auction in 2006....

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Fascinating Fact 3711

8th August 2007

BEYONCE KNOWLES will sing MARILYN MONROE's signature tune, DIAMONDS ARE A GIRL'S BEST FRIEND, as part of new TV ads for Emporio Armani's Diamonds fragrance. The commercials will debut in America this autumn (07)....

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Monroe 'Murder' Documentary On The Way

2nd August 2007

The late MARILYN MONROE is the subject of a new documentary which claims to expose vital information and evidence pointing to the screen star's alleged murder. Keya Morgan, a dealer in historical documents and manuscripts,...

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Monroe's Acid Threat

30th July 2007

Screen icon MARILYN MONROE once threatened to destroy her stunning looks with acid to stop photographers harassing her. The Gentlemen Prefer Blondes beauty confided to former flame Bill Pursel she was driven to self-harm in...

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Gable Thought Monroe Was Too Smelly To Date

9th July 2007

Hollywood icon CLARK GABLE never had an affair with MARILYN MONROE because she smelled too much, according to a new biography. The pair both starred in the 1961 film The Misfits, and were often rumoured...

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Peter Kay 'Inspiration' To Young

18th June 2007

Peter Kay has featured above Jane Austen and Leonardo da Vinci in a survey of inspirational artists among 18 to 25-year-olds.The Bolton-born comedian was second only to Walt Disney on the list of top inspirations...

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Boone Turned Down The Chance To Romance Monroe

18th June 2007

Beloved Christian crooner PAT BOONE turned down the chance to work with MARILYN MONROE on the big screen - because he felt his fans wouldn't approve of him romancing an older married woman. The Love...

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Fascinating Fact 3252

17th May 2007

An ANDY WARHOL painting of movie icon MARILYN MONROE fetched $28.2 million (GBP14.1 million) at a Christie's auction in New York....

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Warhol Painting Sets Sales Record

17th May 2007

An Andy Warhol painting sold for $71.7 million (£36.3 million) in New York yesterday, beating a multimillion dollar record previously set for work by the pop art pioneer.Green Car Crash (Green Burning Car I) was...

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Monroe Loses Publicity Right

4th May 2007

Movie icon MARILYN MONROE lost her right of publicity when she died in 1962, a New York court has ruled. It was decided on Wednesday (02May07) the Some Like It Hot star relinquished power to...

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Travolta: 'I Am As Famous As Elvis'

17th April 2007

Hollywood actor JOHN TRAVOLTA has boasted he is as famous as ELVIS PRESLEY and MARILYN MONROE. The Pulp Fiction star insists he is as iconic as Presley and Monroe but claims his belief in controversial...

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Striking Scarlett Named World's Sexiest Woman

10th April 2007

World sexiest women polls are normally a bloke's domain but when girls get to vote, starlet Scarlett leads the way.The 22-year-old topped the Glamour magazine poll which asked 5,000 women to name the sexiest star...

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Johansson Wins Sexiest Body Award

10th April 2007

Hollywood beauty SCARLETT JOHANSSON has been hailed as having the sexiest body in the world. The LOST IN TRANSLATION star, who was once described as "criminally sexy" by director WOODY ALLEN, came top in a...

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Superman Costume Sells At Auction For $115,000

6th April 2007

Late actor CHRISTOPHER REEVE's SUPERMAN costume has sold at auction for $115,000 (GBP59,000) on website The red and blue ensemble, worn by Reeve in the 1978 movie, had been expected to fetch between $50,000...

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Sister Wanted Anna Nicole Buried Next To Marilyn

5th April 2007

ANNA NICOLE SMITH's sister contacted Playboy boss HUGH HEFNER and asked him to give up his burial plot alongside MARILYN MONROE for her dead sibling. The tycoon, who hopes to be buried next to the...

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Smith Offered Film Funding To Play Monroe

28th March 2007

Tragic model ANNA NICOLE SMITH was so desperate to play her icon MARILYN MONROE in a Hollywood movie, she offered to fund a film about the actress' second husband, JOE DiMAGGIO. But MARV SCHNEIDER, who...

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Biographer Denies Fbi Monroe 'Murder' Claims

20th March 2007

LATEST: MARILYN MONROE's biographer has slammed a newly-released FBI report which claims the star was the victim of a murder conspiracy. Monroe, 36, was found lying naked, faced down on her bed at her Brentwood,...

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Warhol's Lemon Marilyn To Sell For Over $15 Million

20th March 2007

ANDY WARHOL's iconic painting of MARILYN MONROE is predicted to sell for $15 million (GBP7.7 million) when it goes up for auction in New York City in May (07). The artwork, entitled LEMON MARILYN, is...

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Fbi: 'Monroe Was Tricked Into Suicide'

18th March 2007

A secret FBI report on the death of MARILYN MONROE alleges the tragic star was tricked into killing herself by her associates - including former US attorney general, ROBERT KENNEDY. Monroe, 36, was found lying...

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Lucille Ball Praises Ellen, Reveals Past-life Secret

1st March 2007

Beloved comedienne LUCILLE BALL has given Oscar host ELLEN DEGENERES the ultimate praise from beyond the grave - and she's uncovered one of the comedienne's explosive past life secrets. In a seance staged by psychic...

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Russell: 'Marilyn Didn't Kill Herself'

28th February 2007

Veteran actress JANE RUSSELL refuses to believe her late friend MARILYN MONROE committed suicide, and instead thinks "dirty tricks" ended her life. The 85-year-old also claims the public perception of Monroe, who died in 1962,...

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Jolie Tops Sexiest Ever List

24th February 2007

Hollywood stunner ANGELINA JOLIE is the sexiest person in the world ever, according to a new poll. Jolie, 31, came four places above her partner BRAD PITT and also beat ELVIS PRESLEY, who came second,...

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Smith Wanted To Be Buried By Marilyn

20th February 2007

LATEST: ANNA NICOLE SMITH's companion and lawyer HOWARD K STERN insists the former Playboy Playmate wanted to be buried near MARILYN MONROE in Los Angeles, but decided it was too expensive. Stern says Smith always...

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Lohan Moves Into Monroe's Former Home

8th February 2007

Troubled star LINDSAY LOHAN has purchased the Los Angeles apartment that movie legend MARILYN MONROE once called home. The 20-year-old, who is currently in rehab at the Wonderland Center in the Hollywood Hills, is expected...

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Simpson Goes Red With New Marilyn Look

8th February 2007

Blonde bombshell JESSICA SIMPSON has gone red after playing around with hairstyles. The singer enlisted the help of good friend and hair stylist KEN PAVES to create a new red-head look for her after deciding...

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Carey Pledges Marilyn's Piano To Museum

7th February 2007

MARIAH CAREY has pledged to leave the MARILYN MONROE piano she picked up at an auction to a museum in her will. The pop superstar spent $600,000 (GBP307,700) on her heroine's white piano and has...

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Steinbeck Contract Fetches $24,000

26th January 2007

A movie contract signed by author JOHN STEINBECK fetched $24,000 (GBP12,600) at a Motion Picture + Television auction in New York yesterday (25JAN06). The contract handed over the rights to Steinbeck's novel THE GRAPES OF...

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Lohan In Rehab

18th January 2007

LINDSAY LOHAN has checked herself into rehab. The actress/singer has confirmed Internet reports she is seeking counselling to tame her wild ways. In a statement, released yesterday (17JAN07) through her publicist, LESLIE SLOANE ZELNICK, Lohan...

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Rooney: 'I Named Marilyn Monroe'

16th January 2007

Movie veteran MICKEY ROONEY gave MARILYN MONROE her famous moniker after telling her NORMA RAE wasn't Hollywood enough. The NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM star met the wannabe actress at a party and was captivated by...

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Presley Tops Hairstyle Survey

12th January 2007

Late legend ELVIS PRESLEY has topped a poll naming the most iconic hairstyle of all time. The King, who was born blond but died his hair black, beat out competition from MARILYN MONROE, who came...

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