Dream of Havana - Florida Weekly
NewsweekDream of HavanaFlorida WeeklyAt The Hotel Nacional, where Marlon Brando, Frank Sinatra, Ava Gardner and Lucky Luciano once stayed, tourists from Asia, Europe and the Americas watch the sunset over Havana's historic drive, El Malecon. A few hours later, they are cheering on the ...HAVANA BC Recreates in Song and Dance the Romance of Cuban Night Life Before CastroBroadway Worldall 34 news articles »
Posted on 15 March 2017 | 9:12 pm
Mama Shelter LA: Hollywood is getting a
The IndependentMama Shelter LA: Hollywood is getting a boost with a French take on SoCal lifestyleThe IndependentThe American venture has taken the trusted Mama Shelter approach: a smart hotel in a less obvious location, in this case a 1923 building between Hollywood and Sunset Boulevards, said to have hosted Jimi Hendrix and Ava Gardner in a previous ...
Posted on 14 March 2017 | 2:02 am
Cosmetology Students Create Glamourous Hair
Johnston Community College NewsCosmetology Students Create Glamourous Hair and MakeupJohnston Community College NewsJCC cosmetology students got the chance to create their own vintage beauty queens at a cool event held at the Ava Gardner Museum. Victory rolls, glamour waves, cake mascara and bright pink and coral blush and lipstick were the style of the night as the ...
Posted on 13 March 2017 | 1:25 pm
Feud: Ranking the Many Scandalous Affairs of
Vanity FairFeud: Ranking the Many Scandalous Affairs of Joan Crawford and Bette DavisVanity FairBut Davis made some explosively delicious claims about the man who also dated Ava Gardner, Olivia de Havilland, Katharine Hepburn, Ginger Rogers, Rita Hayworth, and Gene Tierney. Speaking with Chandler, Davis said she was the only woman to ever ...and more »
Posted on 12 March 2017 | 9:32 pm
Brides of poverty-stricken 1930s and 1940s
Mirror.co.ukBrides of poverty-stricken 1930s and 1940s Britain reveal their Hollywood glamour wedding portaitsMirror.co.ukBut this isn't Ava Gardner and Clark Gable. It's Renee and Brian Stack, from Stepney, East London, and the portrait wasn't taken in Hollywood, but in a photographer's studio in Whitechapel. “We were so poor we didn't have a penny to our name,” says ...
Posted on 12 March 2017 | 10:53 am
Ava Gardner's Knightsbridge flat is
Gardner, bought the five-bedroom apartment in 1968 after her three failed marriages, to Mickey Rooney, Artie Shaw and Frank Sinatra where she spent two decades until her death in 1990.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 9:53 am
Rich in love: Candice Bergen’s sumptuous
In a frank new memoir, the actress discusses marriage, motherhood and beauty.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 7:36 am
HBO unveils a Frank Sinatra documentary for
The in-depth look at the life of an American music legend, created by the director of Scientology tell-all "Going Clear," will air at 8 p.m. Sunday and Monday.
Posted on 5 April 2015 | 12:30 pm
Springtime in Keys can get a bit messy
If you think breathtaking, colorful beauty is easy, you should ask the makeup artists for Ava Gardner or Marilyn Monroe or Nicole Kidman. Drop-dead, colorful beauty is a lot of work as any florist or... read more
Posted on 3 April 2015 | 9:35 pm
Regrets, he had a few: Sinatra's big
HE crooned about having a few regrets in the classic hit My Way - and now we know what Ol' Blue Eyes might have been talking about.
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 12:07 am
Trump a Lot Like Howard Hughes
and Ava Gardner. Like Trump, he had taken a small fortune started by his father (the Houston-based Hughes Tool Company) and developed it into a multimillion dollar enterprise. At age 41, the president of Hughes Aircraft and owner of TransWorld Airlines was ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:02 pm
30 Classic Hollywood Stars Looking
Ava Gardner attends Grace Kelly’s wedding to Prince Rainier III of Monaco. Brigitte Bardot holds a parrot in Cannes. Take a journey back in time with us, and don't forget to cue "Hooray for Hollywood."
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 3:49 am
The Most Popular American Names
The name Ava is of uncertain origin, although it is probably Germanic. The name’s popularity since the 1950s is largely due to the fame of film actress Ava Gardner (1922-90). Jacob is a biblical name that comes from Hebrew Yaakov, the same root as James.
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 7:14 pm
Pickup on South Street review – a masterly
Fuller famously turned down Ava Gardner, Betty Grable and Marilyn Monroe as too glamorous for the role of the hooker Fuller was a contrarian, a sort of anarchist opposed to simplistic isms and ideologies, against nationalism, racism, and in favour of ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 3:01 am
Seen & Heard: Design Icons That Were
Suzanne Vega is playing City Winery on Nov. 21. I’ve probably posted the video before, but I love this song about Frank Sinatra and Ava Gardner. ••• From the New York City Rescue Mission: “We’re having a clothing crisis at the Mission.
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Old-style Hollywood glamour reborn at
Spotlights lit up the catwalk Wednesday at Jean Paul Gaultier's haute couture show, steeped in old-fashioned Hollywood glamour and paying tribute to screen sirens like Jane Russell and Ava Gardner.
Posted on 8 July 2009 | 9:23 am