On this day…in 1954

The famous picture of Marilyn Monroe, laughing as her skirt is blown up by the blast from a subway vent, is shot on this day in 1954 during the filming of The Seven Year Itch. The scene infuriated her husband, Joe DiMaggio, who felt it was exhibitionist, and the couple divorced shortly afterward. Monroe, born … [Read the full story]

Lindsay Lohan has a shot at press in spoof movie

She’s already taken on one Hollywood legend over the last year, portraying Elizabeth Taylor in Liz & Dick. And it seems Lindsay Lohan has managed to take on another legend in the guise of Marilyn Monroe for another movie. Although the scandalous star has taken a rather more controversial slant to the role of the … [Read the full story]

Charles Manson talks utter shit to Marilyn Manson

Serial killer Charles Manson has sent Marilyn Manson an open letter from his prison cell. The rocker, whose real name is Brian Warner, took the latter half of his moniker from Manson’s surname and his first half from actress Marilyn Monroe. A number of Manson’s bandmates took similar stage names, with the likes of Twiggy … [Read the full story]

The truth behind Cannes Film Festival

Always the best film event of the year Cannes is again exciting and filled with the finest films of the year. The judges however, should be taken aside and guided into what makes a good film and also a good actor. Todays cinema seems to be far inferior to the halcyon days of the early … [Read the full story]

Marilyn Monroe voted best beach body ever

She turned heads with her hourglass silhouette. And now after almost fifty years since her death, Marilyn Monroe has been named the Top Beach Body Of All Time. The Hollywood actress beat ultra-slim stars including Kate Moss, Victoria Beckham and Miranda Kerr to the title, suggesting that the nation’s obsession with size zero might be … [Read the full story]

Jennifer Aniston is the Sexiest Woman of All Time

There’s no denying than Jennifer Aniston is a beautiful woman with an amazing body and an envious lifestyle. But it comes to some amazement that the 42-year-old actress has been named Sexiest Woman of All Time. And not only that – she beat out her former love rival Angelina Jolie who has long been considered to … [Read the full story]

Terry O’Neill-life of a photographer to the stars

Terry O’Neill was fast asleep in his Mayfair flat when the phone rang in the early hours. He woke with a start and answered it, anxious not to wake his wife, actress Vera Day. He knew it would be Peter Sellers. ‘Why can’t I attract girls?’ moaned the actor, who often called at 2am to … [Read the full story]

And the top dead celebrity earner is …. Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson is continuing to make a mint in the afterlife – topping a list of the highest-earning dead celebs. Jacko – who died in June 2009 – came first in Forbes’ annual countdown of the top deceased earners for the second consecutive year. His estate amassed a cool AUD $162 million between October 2010 … [Read the full story]

Beautiful women Oscar winners in new Dior ad

The beautiful blonde, running late and clad in dark glasses, slips incognito into a fashion show at Versailles’ Hall of Mirrors. Backstage is a hive of a pre-catwalk show activity – make-up artists, stylists and technicians swarm around models as they prepare for their runway spins while privileged Dior fashion show invitees  wait excitedly. Late … [Read the full story]

Marilyn Monroe is still the sexiest

Screen siren Marilyn Monroe has been voted Hollywood’s greatest ever bombshell. The blonde beauty, whose films include Some Like It Hot and The Seven Year Itch, won the accolade almost half a century after her death. Monroe, who died from an overdose of barbiturate drugs, beat beauties such as Angelina Jolie, who was second. Scarlett … [Read the full story]

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