Queen Elizabeth II: A Reign that Lasted Seven Decades
On September 8, 2022, Queen Elizabeth II died of natural causes at the age of 96. Her reign lasted 70 years, the longest of any British monarch and the longest verified reign of any female sovereign in history. This is an overview of her legacy.
Adele Astaire: Dancing Royalty, Aristocrat by Marriage
Dancer and actress Adele Astaire was Fred Astaire's fun-loving and naturally talented sister. Did you know that after Adele broke up their partnership she married Sir Charles Cavendish, the brother of the 10th Duke of Devonshire? She was formally called Lady Charles Cavendish and lived in Ireland.
Sarah: Sir Winston Churchill's Actress Daughter
Sir Winston Churchill had five children with his wife Clementine (Clemmie). His second daughter, Sarah, became an actress and achieved success on both sides of the Atlantic. Her personal life was less joyful and after three marriages and a battle with alcoholism, she finally found peace of mind.
Gene Tierney: A Life of Pain and Sorrow
Stage and film actress Gene Tierney, one of Hollywood's top box office draws, thrilled audiences with her intense, on-screen performances, then personal tragedy sparked a downward spiral into years of depression for the star including suicide attempts and shock treatments.
5 Reasons Why People Hate Russell Brand
Russell Brand is a controversial figure, who attracts as many detractors as fans. While he rose to fame doing comedy work, TV presenting and acting, more recently he's turned his attention to political and social campaigning. This article looks at five reasons why some people so dislike him.
What Ever Happened to Diahnne Abbott? (Robert De Niro's First Wife)
Beautiful black actress Diahnne Abbott came onto the Hollywood scene in a small role in the blockbuster film Taxi Driver (1976). She married a Hollywood icon, and then she mostly stayed out of the limelight. So where is she now?
5 Reasons Why People Hate James Corden
James Corden has experienced some major successes in his acting, writing, comedy and hosting career, but he's also picked up more than his fair share of detractors along the way. This article lists and examines five reasons for why he's so disliked by many.
7 Facts You May Not Have Known About Betty White
Lauded as "America's Favorite Grandma" and "The First Lady of Television", Betty White had a fascinating career in showbusiness that spanned 8 decades, and a life with many twists and turns. Here are some fun facts about the beloved "Golden Girls" actress and her life on and off screen.
5 Reasons Why People Hate Phil Collins
The musician Phil Collins has had much success over the years, both with the band Genesis and as a solo artist. However, he has also attracted much negative criticism, especially in the UK, his birth country. This article lists and explores 5 reasons why Collins is so disliked.
Dopesick: 20 Celebrity Victims of America's Opioid Epidemic
For far too long, drug abuse has been viewed as a personal weakness and a moral failing. Today, though, we realize many addictions start in a doctor’s office with a prescription. Patients can get easily hooked on opioid painkillers such as OxyContin and Vicodin, and celebrities are no exception.
Betty Brosmer: Highest-Paid Supermodel of the 1950s
Betty Brosmer won over 50 beauty contests before she reached the age of 20. Her looks earned her a spot modeling for hundreds of book and magazine covers as well as advertisements and more. Betty Brosmer was the top-earning supermodel of the 1950s.
The Most Interesting Men in Hollywood: 7 Handsome and Talented Actors on the Big Screen
The movie business is full of talent and charm. It takes a lot for a single actor to stand out among the crowd. Here is a list of the most gorgeous and interesting men gracing the silver screen.
Marilyn Monroe's Top Ten Fashion Moments in Film
Marilyn Monroe is an iconic style queen both on-screen and off. Her blonde bombshell persona and unmatched talent continues to be idolized and adored to this day. She rocked many fabulous costumes while on film. Let's take a look at some of her best fashion moments on-screen.
13 Famous Figures Who Eerily Predicted Their Deaths
Learn about 13 famous figures who predicted their own deaths. Most of these cannot be chalked up to mere coincidence.
Hollywood Legend and Award-Winning Inventor Hedy Lamarr
Hedy Lamarr was a successful actress during the Golden Age of cinema. She also co-invented an early method for spreading spectrum communications.