He was known for an omnivorous cultural appetite, a gregarious self-confidence and ease at socializing with grandees and visitors such as Elizabeth Taylor.
Joan Rivers terrorized a number of big celebrities when she was alive and performing comedy – Elizabeth Taylor, Kim Kardashian and Gwyneth Paltrow to name just a few. But after her tragic death in 2014, could she be terrorizing again from beyond the grave? That’s one possibility...
The BibleWalk wax museum has been attracting a lot of attention lately — and not because of its detailed mannequins that depict scenes from the Old and New Testaments, but because several of the mannequins are repurposed from celebrity statues. Show More Summary
Denis O'Hare revealed to TV Guide that he will be playing Elizabeth Taylor in the upcoming "American Horror Story: Hotel."
Kim Kardashian posted a couple of shots from her photo shoot for The Violet Files on Instagram where she channeled icon Elizabeth Taylor. Check them out after the break: they’re stunning! RELATED: Kim Kardashian landed in hot water with the FDA. Here’s the full Instagram post for the picture above: Working with @patmcgrathreal was a […]
This is not the first time Kim Kardashian West has channeled Cleopatra or Elizabeth Taylor! But Kim's latest photo shoot with Violet Grey refreshingly puts the focus on her face rather than her body, which is a nice change from the usual! [ Related: FDA Forces Kim To Take Down Pill Endorsement ] The reality star gets the [...]
If you keep up with Kim Kardashian, you know that she idolizes the late Elizabeth Taylor - she even owns some of the icon's jewelry. Kim teamed up with legendary makeup artist Pat McGrath and Violet Grey to channel Elizabeth in one of her most famous roles: Cleopatra. Show More Summary
If ever there were two beauty icons Kim Kardashian could immediately call to mind, they would be Elizabeth Taylor and Cleopatra, so morphing her into Elizabeth Taylor as Cleopatra is so right it makes our heads spin. That's what legendary makeup artist Pat McGrath did for Violet Grey's The Violet Files, and the results are breathtaking. Show More Summary
“Nineteenth-century Black singers like Elizabeth Taylor Greenfield and Sissieretta Jones sang opera but gave recitals, because the opera houses weren’t hiring them. Black churches were doing Verdi’s Requiem with all-Black casts and musicians.”
Arnold Scaasi, a designer whose bright, flamboyant creations adorned first ladies from Mamie Eisenhower to Laura Bush and film stars from Elizabeth Taylor to Barbra Streisand, died Aug. 4 at a hospital in New York. He was 85.Read full article >>
This post contains nudity. What separates Taylor Camp—John Wehrheim’s photographs of the alternative community started by Elizabeth Taylor’s brother in 1969—from a typical yearbook are the interviews. Conducted 30 years after the camp...Show More Summary
Is that Katy Perry or Elizabeth Taylor? You probably never realized how similar they looked Carine Roitfeld, founder and editor in chief of CR Fashon Book, enlisted Perry along with nine other well-known celebrities such as Oprah Winfrey...Show More Summary
This is so cool! Harper's Bazaar rounded up a bunch of our faves and styled them to look like legendary icons throughout history for the mag's September issue! As you can see (above), Katy Perry makes a KILLER Elizabeth Taylor! [ Related: Natalie Portman Covers Harper's Bazaar ] Then there's Mariah Carey as Marie Antoinette, Dakota Johnson as Aphrodite, [...]
Katy Perry channels her best Elizabeth Taylor in this Andy Warhol-inspired image from the Harper’s Bazaar September 2015 issue, on newsstands August 18. The 30-year-old entertainer was joined by Mariah Carey, Dakota Johnson, Jessica Chastain, Lucky Blue, Oprah Winfrey, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, and Willow Smith for the 2015 ICONS feature by Carine Roitfeld. Katy Perry on [...]
They say a dog is a man's best friend, but in the world of celebrity, you can include dogs, cats and everything in between. Elizabeth Taylor and her dogs Brigitte Bardot and her black spaniels Pablo Picasso with his cat John Lennon and Yoko Ono and a black feline friend Salvador Dalí with an ocelot Babou See more »
Those captivated by screen giant Elizabeth Taylor can spend a week in a Palm Springs home she once owned for about $5,200, depending on the season, or by even the night.
Marriage is forever! Or maybe it's for a bit of time and then it's onto the next! We all know Elizabeth Taylor made her way through more than a few marriages, but there are plenty of other stars who liked to say 'I do' and then 'I don't' over and over again. So which celebs decided ’til death [...]
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U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters / Taylor Lednum/GSA The General Services Administration (GSA) granted us a rare look at a Level 5 security campus, the new U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters, at the restored St. Elizabeth's Hospital in southeast Washington, D.C. Show More Summary