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Weintraub Compares Clooney To Sinatra

Hollywood producer JERRY WEINTRAUB has hailed GEORGE CLOONEY and his OCEAN'S ELEVEN castmates for their similarities to the Rat Pack stars of the original 1960 film. Legends FRANK SINATRA, DEAN MARTIN and SAMMY DAVIS...

Dogg Plans The Rap Rat Pack

Rap superstar SNOOP DOGG is convinced hip-hop stars are the RAT PACK of the future and will dominate Las Vegas music culture. The GIN AND JUICE star hopes rappers will take over from the...

Beatles, M*a*s*h + Ewing On Tv Moments List

THE BEATLES' debut on the ED SULLIVAN SHOW and the M*A*S*H finale have joined major news events like the funeral of JOHN J KENNEDY, the moon landing and the Twin Towers' collapse in a new...

Westlife Slam Rat Pack Criticism

Irish boyband WESTLIFE have hit out at fellow countryman PIERCE BROSNAN after he attacked them for making an album of Rat Pack covers. The former JAMES BOND star claimed pop groups shouldn't try to...

Blue Bitter About Rat Pack Lp

British boyband BLUE have hit out at pop rivals WESTLIFE, claiming they planned to record a rat pack-style album before the Irish group. The MANDY band recently revealed their intention to release an LP...

Sammy Davis Jr Preferred White Women

America's greatest black entertainer SAMMY DAVIS JR was only interested in bedding white women and thought himself hopelessly ugly. A new biography by author WIL HAYWOOD titled IN BLACK AND WHITE: THE LIFE OF...

Westlife To Take On The Ratpack

Irish boyband WESTLIFE are following in the footsteps of British crooner ROBBIE WILLIAMS - by releasing a RAT PACK cover album this Christmas (04). The FLYING WITHOUT WINGS quartet will cover a host of...

Sammy's Sordid Past Exposed

Legendary crooner SAMMY DAVIS JR's sordid drug and drink past is to be revealed in a shocking new biography. WIL (corr) HAYGOOD's IN BLACK + WHITE: THE LIFE + TIMES OF SAMMY DAVIS JR...

Rod + Cher Get Bewildered

Old-timers ROD STEWART and CHER have sexed up RODGERS + HART standard BEWITCHED, BOTHERED + BEWILDERED for the Scot's second album of smooth tunes. The risque lyrics to the original song had to be...

Sammy Davis Jr's Wedding Night Suicide Attempt

Beloved crooner SAMMY DAVIS JR attempted suicide on his wedding night because racial jibes drove him mad, according to a new biography. The MR BOJANGLES singer's former personal assistant ARTHUR SILBER JR has revealed...

Streisand Tops Cameo List

A heart-stopping BARBRA STREISAND surprise for MADONNA and ROSEANNE has topped a list of America's greatest rock and pop star TV cameos. Streisand's surprise appearance on satirical TV show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE last decade...

Eartha Kitt's '50s Flick Set For Remake

EARTHA KITT and SAMMY DAVIS JR's 1958 film ANNA LUCASTA is set to be revived for the big screen in a movie remake. The original had Kitt as a feisty, sexy girl thrown out...

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