James Bond star Joseph Robinson passes away
Bollywood LifeJames Bond star Joseph Robinson passes away at 90Bollywood LifeThe RADA trained Robinson bagged several films throughout the 1950s and 1960s, notably director Carol Reed's A Kid For Two Farthings which also featured Diana Dors. He also has other movies like Thor and the Amazon Woman to his credit. But it was his ...
Posted on 12 July 2017 | 2:31 am
Bastille Day, Blobfest, and 14 more things
Philly.com (blog)Bastille Day, Blobfest, and 14 more things to do in Philadelphia July 14 to 20Philly.com (blog)As if that's not enough, Crawford has to deal with her rebellious daughter (who shows up after being kicked out of school), a suspicious (but buff) high-wire walker, and a trouble-making (but pneumatic) magician's assistant (Diana Dors, always great).
Posted on 12 July 2017 | 2:00 am
The day Diana Dors parked in Priestgate -
The Northern Echo (registration)The day Diana Dors parked in Priestgate - and other stories from 125 years of a Darlington firm of solicitorsThe Northern Echo (registration)ONE hundred and 25 years ago this week, a young Darlington solicitor learned that he had passed his legal exams and that the Law Society in London had signed and sealed his fitness to practice certificate. He immediately rented a room above a ...
Posted on 10 July 2017 | 6:46 am
Pets Corner: Dilly, Daisy and Lily at CLAWS
Maidenhead AdvertiserPets Corner: Dilly, Daisy and Lily at CLAWSMaidenhead AdvertiserDilly (described as the Diana Dors of the cat world by the reporter who filmed the video), and Daisy, right, both now 21 years old, and Lily, aged 17, came to CLAWS when their owners were no longer able to care for them. They are in good health and ...
Posted on 9 July 2017 | 11:09 am
Behind bars with Reg and Ron - Budapest
Budapest TimesBehind bars with Reg and RonBudapest TimesThey achieved flash-bulb status while hiding behind their “legitimate businesses” and charming grins. Diana Dors, Frank Sinatra, Barbara Windsor and Judy Garland were among the entertainers they knew, along with politicians and television celebrities.
Posted on 8 July 2017 | 11:26 pm
Frightening verse: that Morrissey library in
It concerns the short-lived careers of a a number of obscure actors: everyone from Morrissey obsession Rita Tushingham (of A Taste Of Honey fame), matinee idol Tab Hunter, James Dean associate Sal Mineo, and blonde bombshells Diana Dors and Jayne Mansfield.
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 2:58 am
Diana Dors' Maserati set to go under hammer
A SPORTS car bought by Diana Dors after she saw it on display at a car show is expected to sell for £575,000. The Swindon-born screen siren, known as England’s answer to Marilyn Monroe, went along to the 1964 Earl’s Court Motor Show to get some press ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 12:01 am
Diana Dors' Maserati expected to fetch
A stunning Maserati bought by Diana Dors after she saw it on display at a car show is expected to sell for £575,000. The screen siren, known as England's Marilyn Monroe, went along to the 1964 Earl's Court Motor to get some press publicity. And when she ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 1:50 am
RM Sotheby’s London 2015 – Auction
The car in question is the 1964 Earls Court Motor Show car, which was sold new to British screen icon, Diana Dors, commonly known as the ‘English Marilyn Monroe’. One of 20 right-hand-drive Spiders built, the Mistral is presented in fully restored ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
The Kray Twins' London: Legendary spots
Tom Hardy's new film is as much an exploration of the twins as a celebration of London. With celebrities such as Diana Dors and Frank Sinatra perfuming their world with glamour, the Krays were the East End Mafia, but their influence went far further ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 3:30 am