Monroe

  • ICW 2014: Chitrangada Singh does a Marilyn Monroe on the ramp July 21, 2014

    New Delhi: For the grand finale show, Chitrangada Singh glided down the ramp, showcasing beautiful diamond neckpiece by the organizers, Shree Raj Mahal Jewellers in a Gauri-Nainika black gown. The diva took everyone by surprise, as she shimmied on the ramp a la Marilyn Monroe. Wearing a strapless Gauri and Nainika...
  • Terry O'neill: Angelina Jolie is a stunning woman, a rarity October 15, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Angelina Jolie is the only modern beauty who could compete with silver screen legends Marilyn Monroe and Ava Gardner, says celebrity photographer Terry O'neill. During his career, O'neill has captured the world's most iconic beauties during his prolific career and he insists the days of the movie siren...
  • 'Queen' neither about Marilyn Monroe, nor showbiz: Kangana October 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Kangana Ranaut has said that her character in the film 'Queen' has got nothing to do with the late Hollywood actress Marilyn Monroe's life or even with show business. "'Queen' is the story of a very naive girl who lives in the Delhi suburbs and goes on her honeymoon...
  • 11 hilarious tweets about Mallika Sherawat's Marilyn Monroe act September 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Was Mallika Sherawat out of her mind when she 'purred' 'Happy Birthday' to BJP prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi? Was this Mallika's craziest publicity stunt ever? Why did Mallika stoop to that level? Well, these happen to be a few questions which have came...
  • Mallika Sherawat 'purrs' Happy Birthday to Narendra Modi September 17, 2013

    New Delhi: When Marilyn Monroe crooned 'Happy Birthday Mr President' for John F Kennedy in 1962, little did she know that decades later, her sexy rendition would be copied and killed by actor Mallika Sherawat. While Marilyn was genuinely sensual while singing the song in a suggestive way, Mallika ruins...
  • Arkansas police officers kill 107-year-old man in standoff September 9, 2013

    A 107-year-old man was killed after SWAT officers shot back at him during a standoff at a home, police in the southeastern Arkansas city of Pine Bluff said on Sunday. Police were called on Saturday afternoon over a disturbance and officers arrived to find Monroe Isadore had threatened two people by...
  • Bear Blu, Moroccan, Kal-El: Weird celeb baby names February 4, 2013

    Los Angeles: Hollywood celebrities seem to have taken the Shakespearean phrase 'What's in a name?' a bit too seriously, branding their kids with bizarre monikers of late. Latest to join the list of weird celebrity baby names is actress Uma Thurman's new born daughter, who goes by the name Rosalind...
  • Stallone, Monroe, Steisand's unglamorous past January 15, 2013

    Okay quick ... who is Barbara Streisand? An amazing powerhouse of starry talent, right? Sly Stallone? The zillion dollar Rocky and Rambo hunk, na? What about Tom Cruise? Oooh, the sexy dreamboat all women love but who loves wife Katie to insanity, huh? And La Monroe?...
  • Charlie Chaplin's bowler hat sold at LA auction November 19, 2012

    Los Angeles: The bowler hat and cane that accented Charlie Chaplin's costume in 'Little Tramp' has sold for $62,500 at an auction in Los Angeles. Bonhams said the silent film star's trademark accessories were sold Sunday at an auction of Hollywood mementos. Other notable items included a handwritten letter from John...
  • 5 Most memorable Marilyn Monroe performances August 3, 2012

    Los Angeles: There is the well-honed Marilyn Monroe screen persona - the breathy, girlish voice, the glamorous curves and the flirty sex appeal - and then there are the films that allowed her to stretch, or at least allowed her to try. A devout Method actress, Monroe took her craft...
  • 'My Week With Marilyn' hits theater this Friday February 22, 2012

    We brings you some behind the scenes action from the film 'My Week With Marilyn'. ...
  • Sky is projected villainous in 'Bigg Boss': Bedi November 27, 2011

    New Delhi: Pooja Bedi, the latest to be evicted from the 'Big Boss 5' house, says there is a lot of fun and happiness within than what is seen on TV. She says the house has just 20 percent aggression. "I want to tell the audience what has been shown on...
  • Katy Perry to play Marilyn Monroe? November 26, 2011

    Los Angeles: Singer Katy Perry is set to make her broadway debut as Marilyn Monroe in the theatrical adaptation of Michele Williams' new film 'My Week With Marilyn'. The producer, Harvey Weinstein, of the film has revealed that Perry, 27, is at the top of...
  • Marilyn Monroe exhibit with never seen images November 12, 2011

    New York: Several photographs of Hollywood icon Marilyn Monroe, which have been seen before, are featured in a new exhibit devoted to the late screen siren. 'Picturing Marilyn', which opened on Thursday at the Milk Gallery in New York, runs through the weekend. It spans Monroe's life in front of...
  • Marilyn, Elvis team up for 'Retro World' game November 5, 2011

    Raleigh: Elvis Presley and Marilyn Monroe, both long dead, get new lives in an online game aimed at the 40-and-over crowd that seeks to tap into the Hollywood legends' eternal, and lucrative, popularity. Presley and Monroe are both "starring" characters in Entertainment Games' episodic, free-to-play adventures of Retro World, which will...
  • Sneak peek: 'My Week with Marilyn' November 2, 2011

    'My Week with Marilyn' tells the story of Monroe's stay in UK while shooting for the film 'The Prince and the showgirl'. ...
  • Lady Gaga enjoys a Marilyn Monroe moment October 18, 2011

    London: Pop star Lady Gaga says she enjoyed her first real Marilyn Monroe moment as she serenaded former US president Bill Clinton during his birthday concert. The 25-year-old took to the stage at Los Angeles' Hollywood Bowl at a gig to mark Clinton's belated 65th...
  • Worked hard to play Monroe: Michelle Williams September 15, 2011

    London: Michelle Williams says she had to work hard to play Marilyn Monroe in 'My Week With Marilyn' and that she needed a long time to prepare for the physical changes the part needed. "Unfortunately, it (weight) went right to my face. So at some point it became a question of,...
  • Marilyn Monroe pornographic film auction fizzles August 9, 2011

    Buenos Aires: The auction of one of only two known copies of a pornographic film purportedly featuring a young Marilyn Monroe fizzled in Buenos Aires because the bids did not meet or exceed the $500,000 set as the initial price. The largest offer came from a private collector in Denver, who...
  • Alleged Marilyn Monroe sex film gets no buyers August 8, 2011

    Buenos Aires: There were no buyers at the auction of a 1940s stag film that an events promoter claims shows an underage Marilyn Monroe having sex before she became a movie star. The auction was a flop. Nobody came forward willing to pay Mikel Barsa's starting price of 2 million Argentine...
  • Alleged Marilyn Monroe porn film to be auctioned July 21, 2011

    Los Angeles: One of the only two known copies of an alleged porn short film starring screen icon Marilyn Monroe is being auctioned at Buenos Aires film collecting festival. The initial price of the print is $ 500,000 at the auction, which takes place from August 6 to 7 at the...
  • Mariah Carey names son after apartment decor May 5, 2011

    New York: Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon have revealed the names they've picked out for their newborn boy and girl: Moroccan and Monroe. The couple chose to name their son Moroccan Scott Cannon after the Moroccan-inspired decor of the top tier of Carey's New York City apartment. The so-called Moroccan Room...
  • Marilyn Monroe's letter auctioned for $ 52,460 April 23, 2011

    London: A hand written letter by a newly married, 16-year-old Marilyn Monroe has fetched USD 52,460 at an auction. Dated September 14, 1942 and written in pencil, the letter was sent by the movie star to her foster mother, Grace Goddard. The eight pages long letter has been signed 'Norma'. Los...
  • Watch free: 10 movies for the weekend May 18, 2011

    There are a number of places online where you can watch movies for free, legally, including YouTube. Here are our 10 recommended films, available on YouTube, that you can watch this weekend right here on this page. A heady mix of action, comedy, suspense, drama and documentaries. Turn on the...
  • Monroe to be back on big screen? January 16, 2011

    Jamie Salter plans to use high-tech imaging technology to revive the tragic actress on the big screen after purchasing her "name and likeness" in a multi-million pound deal last week, reports dailystar.co.uk. Salter bought the rights from Anna Strasberg, whose late husband, actor Lee Strasberg, was Monroe's acting teacher and beneficiary...
  • Jackson basketball auctioned for $ 294,000 October 10, 2010

    Macau: An old, spalding basketball signed by Michael Jackson and Michael Jordan fetched $ 294,000 at a "pop culture" auction of celebrity memorabilia, touted as the largest in Asia, in the gambling centre of Macau. Up to 400 celebrity items were put on the auction block in Macau, including a...
  • Angelina Jolie to play Marilyn Monroe August 17, 2010

    London: Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie is likely to play the role of Marilyn Monroe in a movie about the last two years of her life. Andrew O'Hagan, who wrote the book The Life and Opinions of Maf The Dog, and of His Friend Marilyn Monroe, has revealed that the Salt star...
  • Kareena's 'Heroine' to have H'wood beauties May 31, 2010

    Mumbai: Ava Gardner, Elizabeth Taylor, Marilyn Monroe and Vivien Leigh... these are four legendary Hollywood beauties whom director Madhur Bhandarkar will use as reference points for Kareena Kapoor's character in upcoming film Heroine. And to make Kareena's job easier, Bhandarkar has prepared a three-hour documentary on the quartet of Hollywood greats....