Celebrity Tantrums!: The Official Dirt by Lisa Brandt

By Lisa Brandt

The scandals, cat fights, mood tantrums, and felonies of greater than a hundred celebrities are printed during this chronicle of the main infamous fake pas of the wealthy and recognized. every kind of unflattering provocations and outrageous reactions are distinct, together with what driven Diff'rent Strokes superstar Gary Coleman over the sting and encouraged him to slug a fan greater than two times his measurement; how Mia Farrow figured out boyfriend Woody Allen was once slumbering together with her followed daughter and what she did to distinct revenge; and what unmarried sentence prompted Elton John to almost break his lifelong friendship with an both recognized making a song big name. funny and opinionated, this ebook examines circumstances of star-struck suits of ardour that scuttled motion picture and track initiatives, destroyed relationships, and adjusted the process leisure heritage. motion picture stars, singers, politicians, activities sensations, style versions, and different filthy rich and privileged well-known faces are uncovered, together with Marlon Brando, Naomi Campbell, invoice Clinton, Russell Crowe, Michael Jackson, Madonna, John McEnroe, Ozzy Osbourne, Elvis Presley, Dennis Rodman, Britney Spears, and dozens extra.

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Was his wife, French actress Micheline Roquebrune, the recipient of actual blows to her body? Inquiring minds needed to know. Still, the puzzling questions didn't prevent People magazine from naming the aging thespian the Sexiest Man Alive for 1989. Connery elaborated on the controversial comment in a 1993 interview for Vanity Fair magazine by saying, "To slap a woman is not the cruelest thing you can do to her. " Perhaps, but being tossed about by the one you love isn't exactly food for the soul.

CART ONT. , , . , , , . DELUGED HOST C u «. , *u A • «. u u • , . DAL. , , . , , . „ ... , , ... ) Some tabloids reported that Carey attempted suicide following a bust-up with her boyfriend, Latin singer Luis Miguel. Her publicist vehemently denied the claim. More than a year later, in an exclusive and supposedly revealing interview, Carey told MTV she simply burned out on too many career obligations and too little sleep. Regardless of the details, Carey's incarceration left Virgin Music floundering with no star to promote its new album, as she cancelled all publicity while her psychiatric sessions continued on an outpatient basis.

The actress's claims of boredom, restlessness, and treatment unbefitting a star of her stature continued in varying degrees throughout her career. Likewise, her personal life remained just as unsettled and was peppered with extramarital affairs, abortions, and four marriages. Some film historians attribute the tremendous success of the 1962 classic Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? as much to the real-life feud between its unpredictable stars, Bette Davis and Joan Crawford (see Joan Crawford), as to their performances.

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