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Fascinating Fact 11891

6th August 2011

A baseball sealed with a kiss by Marilyn Monroe has sold at auction for a massive $58,698 (£36,686). The ball features the late screen icon's signature and her lipstick mark.

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Michelle Williams Channelled Marilyn Monroe In Late Star's Old Dressing Room

3rd August 2011

Actress Michelle Williams literally walked in Marilyn Monroe's footsteps while filming new movie My Week With Marilyn - she was given the Hollywood icon's old studio dressing room.The actress transforms herself into the blonde bombshell...

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Nbc's Greenblatt Let's Bring Back "Must See Tv"

2nd August 2011

NBC Entertainment Chairman Robert Greenblatt said Monday that he hopes to make the network a "Must See" phenomenon again. Referring to the network's onetime slogan for its Thursday night lineup of comedies plus the drama...

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Helena Christensen's True Beauty

22nd July 2011

Helena Christensen says beauty is about being true to yourself.The 42-year-old supermodel - who is regarded as one of the world's most attractive women - believes both personality and looks are important when it comes...

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Emma Watson Joins Guillermo Del Toro's 'Beauty And The Beast'

19th July 2011

Emma Watson, the British movie star currently starring in the eighth and final Harry Potter movie 'The Deathly Hallows: Part 2', has reportedly signed up to star in a remake of 'Beauty and the Beast',...

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Monroe Statue Blasted By Critics

19th July 2011

A giant statue of Marilyn Monroe's infamous leg-flashing moment from The Seven Year Itch has sparked controversy amid claims tourists are flocking to take lewd photos of the sculpture's underwear.The 26-foot (7.9-metres) tall artwork was...

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Hugh Hefner Victim Of Twitter Death Hoax

12th July 2011

Hugh Hefner is the latest celebrity to fall victim to a Twitter 'death hoax', after word that the Playboy founder had tragically passed away began circulating online yesterday (11th July 2011). After an anxious couple...

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Franco Tells Playboy Why He Bombed At Oscars

12th July 2011

James Franco knew he was going to bomb as a host on this year's Oscars telecast well before the show ever went on the air, he suggests in the current edition of Playboy . "For...

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'Hugh Hefner Is Dead' Rumour Rubbished In Twitter Post

12th July 2011

Hugh Hefner has taken to his Twitter profile to rubbish internet rumours he passed away on Monday (11th July 2011). The social networking site lit up with suggestions the Playboy mogul had died, but the...

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James Franco Recalls Steven Spielberg's 'Best Oscars Ever' Comment

11th July 2011

James Franco has recalled how Steven Spielberg thought his stint as host of the Oscars made for the best ceremony "ever". Franco and his co-host Anne Hathaway were widely criticised for their performances and the...

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James Franco Criticises Oscars Script

11th July 2011

James Franco felt "trapped" by the poor quality of the sketches at this year's Oscars.The '127 Hours' actor was criticised for his performance when he co-hosted the prestigious ceremony with Anne Hathaway and has admitted...

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James Franco Still Upset About Oscars Marilyn Monroe Drag Skit

11th July 2011

James Franco regrets dressing up as Marilyn Monroe at the Oscars, insisting he should have fought with producers - because he thought the gag was a terrible idea.The 127 Hours star was visibly uncomfortable in...

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Paris Hilton Doesn't Copy Others

8th July 2011

Paris Hilton is like her own "Barbie doll".The 30-year-old blonde is inspired by high-profile women including Oprah Winfrey, Kate Moss and Audrey Hepburn, but insists she has never tried to mimic anyone else.She said: "I...

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Emma Watson Would 'Go Mad' On 'L.a' Diet

6th July 2011

Emma Watson, the British actress best known for playing Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter movies, claims she would "go mad" if forced to go on a diet to fit in with other actresses in...

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Emma Watson And Rupert Grint Kiss To Make History

5th July 2011

Emma Watson claims her kiss with co-star Rupert Grint in the final Harry Potter movie is "the most anticipated kiss in history". Watson, who plays Hermione Granger, said she and Grint had been building up...

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Marilyn Monroe's Dress Is A Record Breaker

20th June 2011

Marilyn Monroe's Seven Year Itch dress, which went under the hammer at auction on Saturday (18Jun11), is a record breaker.The iconic white dress fetched $5.5 million (£3.4 million) at the Profiles in History sale and...

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Marilyn Monroe Dress Fetches 4.6 Million

20th June 2011

Marilyn Monroe's iconic dress from 'The Seven Year Itch' has fetched $4.6 million at auction. The white dress - which the late actress wore during a scene where a gust of wind from the subway...

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Monroe's White Dress Sells For $4.6 Million

19th June 2011

Iconic screen siren Marilyn Monroe was still the toast of Hollywood on Saturday (18Jun11) after her iconic white dress from The Seven Year Itch sold for an astonishing $4.6 million (£2.8 million) at auction.Singin' In...

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Emma Watson Doesn't Want Boyfriend 'In The Industry'

13th June 2011

Emma Watson, the British actress best known for playing 'Hermione Granger' in Harry Potter, claims she's looking to date somebody outside of 'the industry'. Emma Watson said once she eventually finds the right man, she'd...

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Fascinating Fact 11574

9th June 2011

The maid who wrote a tell-all book about her famous employer Marilyn Monroe has died. Lena Pepitone worked for the star before her tragic death and later published Marilyn Monroe Confidential in 1979. Pepitone was...

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Christina Hendricks Becomes Latisse Spokesperson

9th June 2011

Christina Hendricks is the new spokesperson for eyelash thickener brand Latisse.The 'Mad Men' actress' lashes have thinned through years of wearing thick make-up and false lashes, but she says using the brand has helped build...

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Emma Watson Reveals Reason For Leaving University

8th June 2011

Emma Watson, the British actress and star of the Harry Potter movies, has revealed the real reason why she left Brown University in April 2011. It was speculated that Emma Watson was the subject of...

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New York Company Keen To Bid For Monroe Dress

2nd June 2011

Bosses of a New York company have launched a campaign to buy the iconic white dress Marilyn Monroe wore in The Seven Year Itch when it comes up for auction this month (18Jun11) - because...

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Marilyn Monroe Rare Early Photos Mark 85th Birthday

1st June 2011

Marilyn Monroe, the Hollywood movie star who would have turned 85 years old today, has hit the headlines once again after a man in New Jersey bought rare photos of her at a garage sale....

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Fascinating Fact 11533

1st June 2011

Animated movie star Jessica Rabbit has been named the Ultimate Screen Siren ahead of stars including Audrey Hepburn and Grace Kelly. The Breakfast At Tiffany's actress was voted a close second in the Lovefilm.com poll,...

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Marilyn Monroe Rare Photos Bought At Garage Sale

1st June 2011

Marilyn Monroe, the 1950's Hollywood icon, has hit the headlines once again after a man in New Jersey bought rare photos of her at a garage sale. The pictures of Marilyn Monroe were bought by...

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Rare Marilyn Monroe And Jayne Mansfield Snaps Unearthed

31st May 2011

Rare photographs of legendary Hollywood beauties Marilyn Monroe and Jayne Mansfield have been discovered after gathering dust at a snapper's studio for more than 30 years.Photographer Anton Fury paid just $2 (£1.24) for an envelope...

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Julie Andrews' Movie Costumes For Sale

27th May 2011

Julie Andrews' costumes from 'The Sound of Music' are among 3,500 items to be auctioned off from a collection owned by Debbie Reynolds.'Singin' in the Rain' star Debbie - the daughter of actress Carrie Fisher...

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Audrey Hepburn Hairstyle Named Most Influential

23rd May 2011

Audrey Hepburn's 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' hairstyle has been named most influential style ever.The late actresses' French pleat in the 1961 film - in which she played lead character Holly Golightly - has been given the...

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Michelle Williams To Play Glinda In Oz: The Great And Powerful

18th May 2011

Michelle Williams will play Glinda the Good Witch in 'Oz: The Great and Powerful'. The 'Blue Valentine' actress will star alongside James Franco as the titular wizard and Mila Kunis as her sister Theodora in...

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