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Ads: Areath Franklin And Liza Minnelli Diva The Snickers

ADVERT of the Week award goes to Snickers for this Diva creation featuring Aretha Franklin and Liza Minnelli. Look out for Amy Winehouse in a Flake advert…


Posted: 24th, April 2010 | In: The Consumer | Comment

Elizabeth Taylor Reads Extracts From The Michael Jackson Film Sequel

melting2ANYONE unsure what to make of the Michael Jackson necrophilia film in which the show goes on even after the star has died can be assured that Elizabeth Taylor likes it. A lot.

The new Michael Jackson film has been hailed as success. There are rumour of a franchise, with different signers and actors playing Jackson, who thanks to his moving target of a face can be portrayed by just about anyone and the contents of stationery cupboard. It’s Dr Who meets James Bond in a pip-squeezing factory.

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Posted: 28th, October 2009 | In: Celebrities | Comment

Michael Jackson Tribute: Profonol Peter Doherty Duets With Mariah Carey

jackson-tapeMICHAEL Jackson Tribute Watch: Anorak’s at-a-glance look at Michael Jackson in the news – Profonol Pete Doherty’s Tribute, Jackson rached out to R Kelly, Mariah Carey regrets not being the star of the funeral and a ghost in the tape…

Pete Doherty is to perform a tribute to Michael Jackson.

Smack and crack are old news. Propofol is in. A stars needs a signature drug. Doheryt hasd dabbled but he has never achieved the telling epithet, such as Cocaine Kate, his former lover Kate Moss did, nor the King Of Prop. Michael Jackson.

Also, Doherty will appear on the David Gest.. My Life! A Musical Concert Extravaganza show at the HMV Apollo in Hammersmith, west London. Gest made up one part of that picture of Liza Minnelli, Jackson and Liz Taylor, the one in which all four appear to be melting.

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Posted: 1st, September 2009 | In: Celebrities, Key Posts | Comment

Michael Jackson’s Sea Shell Eatery Gutted By Fire, Sienna Miller Has Alibi

1404323TO the Sea Shell fish and chip shop in Lisson Grove, Marylebone, where 40 firefighters fought a blaze that gutted the eatery.

The cause of the fire is being investigated. A chip pan? An attempt to produce a British version of Japanese blackened cod? an attack by the Anti Hyphen Society – this being the Sea-Shell? No news yet.

And why is the Sea Shell famous? Well, it’s not for the chicken, a portion of which was once served to an Anorak writers and proved to be frozen within. How it could have benefitted from a few minutes on the fire.

The London Evening Standard explains:

The Sea Shell restaurant is popular with celebrities, being located close to many hotels and some of London’s most famous landmarks such as Madame Tussauds, The Planetarium…Abbey Road…

In such company the Sea Shell sits well, it being a faded remnant of past glories, a tourist trap serving overpriced disappointing fare. And you want to know what calibre of celebs eat there?

Ruby Wax, David Gest and Liza Minnelli were spotted dining at the restaurant this month.


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Posted: 15th, August 2009 | In: Reviews | Comment

Michael Jackson In The World’s Most Bizarre Waxwork Ehibition

michael-jackson waxworkTHAT’S a new waxwork of Michael Jackson at Madame Tussauds, his 13th version.

Jackson is set to star in the world’s most bizarre waxwork exhibition – which you can see in the following page. (Identify them all and let us know who they are.)

Making a waxwork of Jackson must be like hitting moving target. Although, on a positive note, you can end up with an effigy that looks more like Jackson than the real thing.

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Posted: 15th, June 2009 | In: Celebrities | Comment

Photoshop Triumphs: Liza Minnelli Melts

lizaminelliOVER Old Mr Anorak’s office radiator hangs a picture of Liza Minelli’s marriage to David Gest, a do attended by Liz Taylor and Michael Jackson.

The effect eas of a waxwork ensemble set too close to a fire. Old Mr. A keeps it above the heat source to remind his staff that the Dungeon is not freezing cold but warm anough to melt your face.

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Posted: 5th, May 2009 | In: Celebrities, Photojournalism | Comment