Remember all the stupid prank calls you made as a kid? Really bad gags like “is your refrigerator running? Then you’d better go catch it.” Well, Michael Jackson thought they were still really funny as an adult and tortured Russell Crowe with them for years. James Marsden is pretty damned irresistible. He’s so sexy that […]
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This is the most wholesome and amusing thing Jackson has ever been accused of. In so much of his private life, pop superstar Michael Jackson was the physical embodiment of "problematic." Today, however, film superstar and world-renowned...Show More Summary
As you slog your way through the myriad not-yet-April Fools’ Day pranks that plague this nation, revel in this: no one has ever pranked someone better than Michael Jackson pranked Russell Crowe, and he did it for years. In an interview with The Guardian, Crowe revealed that despite having never met Jackson, the singer continued the […]
Apparently Michael Jackson was a real practical joker. In an interview with The Guardian, Russell Crowe claims that Jackson consistently prank-called him "for two or three f---ing years," after Jackson discovered the fake name Crowe used to check into hotels. The anecdote raises two very important... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Michael Jackson Russell Crowe
Maybe it shouldn't be any surprise that a man who lived in a place called Neverland was so juvenile but Russell Crowe says for years he was on the receiving end of prank calls from the King of Pop. [ more › ]
A new profile of Russell Crowe reveals that the Aussie actor had a bizarrely antagonistic relationship with the king of pop, Michael Jackson. Crowe reveals in The Guardian that, for two or three years, Jackson would reach him over the phone, whether he was at home or in a hotel. Show More Summary
There are certain things we all know about Michael Jackson. The moonwalk, for one. His large catalogue of very good songs, and then also Weird Al Yankovic's catalogue of very good Michael Jackson song parodies, for another. We know that he was friends, in a way, with Macaulay Culkin—etc., etc. Show More Summary
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We can't make this stuff up. On Sunday, Russell Crowe recalled the most bizarre yet hilarious anecdote of his career — that time Michael Jackson prank called him for TWO YEARS. Yep, the King Of Pop was ballsy enough to continuously prank a man who between 1999 and 2005 was involved in four violent altercations. [ Related: Russell [...]
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Russell Crowe says that for more than two years, the King of Pop Michael Jackson, whom he had never met, prank called him. During an interview with The Guardian to promote his new film, The Water Diviner, Crowe, 50, revealed that Michael repeatedly prank called him at hotels after discovering the pseudonym that he used. Show More Summary
Michael Jackson was a talented thriller in many ways. But as an aspiring comedian, he clearly needed some work, at least according to a memory Oscar-winning actor Russell Crowe shared in The Guardian Sunday."For two or three [expletive] years," Crowe reported, he kept on getting prank phone calls from the King of Pop, who then told terrible jokes.
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Russell Crowe was recently profiled by The Guardian and while I recommend avoiding the article in general (unless you want to read the journalistic equivalent of making out with a Tiger Beat poster of your favorite celebrity while alone...Show More Summary
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Russell Crowe recently opened up about being prank called by the late Michael Jackson! “Two or three f–king years, I never met him, never shook his hand, but he found out the name I stayed in hotels under, so it didn’t matter where I was, he’d ring up do this kind of thing, like you [...]
When we think of “Home” we think of Stephanie Mills in her iconic performance as Dorothy in the original 1974 production of The Wiz on Broadway. Diana Ross took over the role in the 1978 film version alongside Michael Jackson, who gave an unforgettable performance as the Scarecrow.
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