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OJ Simpson Confesses

by | 3rd, November 2006

Big Money

Is it the beginning of the end for Big Brother? The show’s producers Endemol are reportedly increasing the asking price for the ninth series of Big Brother by £30 million. According to reports, ITV want to broadcast the show after Channel 4’s current deal ends next summer. And they will have to pay £70 million for the privilege.

Dead Good Earners

The King is dead. Kurt Cobain has beaten Elvis Presley to be the highest earning dead celebrity. According to Forbes, Cobain, the former Nirvana frontman, earned $50 million between October 2005 and October 2006, while Presley earned just $42 million in the same time period. Others notable dead earners are Charles Schulz, creator of the Peanuts comic strip ($35m), the Beatles’ John Lennon ($24m) and Albert Einstein ($20m).

Jolie Bad

Angelina Jolie’s estranged father Jon Voight has spent about $1,800 on gifts for his daughter’s brood. But Maddox, Zahara and Shiloh will never see the toys – reports are that gifts from grandpa are handed straight on to charity shops.

If OJ Did It

According to the National Enquirer magazine, OJ Simpson is being paid $3.5million to write “blow-by-blow” details of the death of his murdered wife Nicole Brown Simpson. According to a source in the magazine, in his book If I Did It OJ “confesses to the Murders of the Century”. Nicole and her lover Ron Goldman were found murdered in 1994.

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