'And it's not that he asked me to leave. He didn't at all. It was like I saw a lot of value in what he was doing and so I said we have to go do it. And so we moved.' … [Read more...] about Kelly Carlson, 44, says she was ‘upset’ when her blonde bombshell character was cut from Nip/Tuck… but now she is loving life away from Hollywood
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Over the weekend, I grow tired of my new, less self-involved lifestyle. OK, I’ve shut up about myself only half of the time anyway, but when I meet friends at a bar and contribute little to the conversation, I only feel half present. Here’s the thing: talking, but not talking about yourself at all, is both inconvenient and weird; generally, people expect a two-way exchange of personal information. We give over something of ourselves as a courtesy and, in return, others open up to us. It might have endeared my date to me (she texts to tell me she wants to see me again), but if I shared nothing of myself, how do I know she really likes me? … [Read more...] about I like the sound of my own voice – but does that make me a narcissist?
Italians are masters of unabashed eye contact, but I wondered how this would work in London – my other home – where we do all we can to avoid gazing at each other. I have spent years passing colleagues along corridors, all of us flashing a smile then hastily looking down lest awkwardness should arise. But if the smile is covered by a mask and cannot be seen, it falls to the eyes to communicate that smile and that will mean – heavens forfend – that we will have to look up and meet each others’ eyes. How will we cope? … [Read more...] about The eyes have it: communication and face masks
After several more sexual, boundary-pushing Broadway shows, Mae signed a film contract with Paramount Pictures in 1932. The move was particularly noteworthy because she was nearly 40 at the time, and was 39 when she appeared in her first motion picture. … [Read more...] about Hollywood’s ‘sexual gangster’: New documentary explores dark side of Mae West who was once jailed for ‘corrupting the morals of youth’ by playing a prostitute on stage
Louise asked whether the surgery would be part of her image overhaul for court, but Katie was adamant that she would be leaving it alone. … [Read more...] about Katie Price brags about ‘perfect vagina’ after horrifying mum with sex confession