Topic: Elizabeth Taylor

Pregnant Kim Kardashian Models Towels, Gets Compared To Elizabeth Taylor In DuJour Magazine

Pregnant Kim Kardashian Models Towels, Gets Compared To Elizabeth Taylor In DuJour Magazine

In the newest issue of luxury lifestyle magazine DuJour (a publication which sprung forth from the loins of Gilt Groupe), Kim Kardashian can be seen hanging out in a bikini and “natural” makeup and generally looking inoffensively pretty. At least, until you realize the photos are modeled off of Kim’s “personal icon” Elizabeth Taylor and read the numerous comparisons between the two in the accompanying profile. That may annoy you, if you are a person who thinks Elizabeth Taylor was more talented/glamorous/worthy of fame than old Kim K. But before you pass too much judgement, know that photographer Bruce Weber actually knew Elizabeth Taylor, and says that Kim reminds him of her. Whether or not you believe him, one thing’s for certain: it’s nice to see a retro-inspired celebrity photo shoot give Marilyn Monroe‘s ghost a rest, for a change. More »

The 10 Meanest Things Critics Have Said About Liz and Dick

The 10 Meanest Things Critics Have Said About Liz and Dick

The verdict is in: Liz and Dick was a very bad movie, and everyone thinks so, from The New York Times to the least articulate person in your Facebook feed. (Lady Gaga claims to sincerely like it, but she is definitely lying, so she doesn’t count.) But how bad was it? Come along with me on a schadenfreude-filled trip through the most deliciously mean reviews that have been published thus far. More »

6 Things To Know About Grant Bowler, That Guy Who Starred In Liz & Dick

6 Things To Know About  Grant Bowler, That Guy Who Starred In  Liz & Dick

You know, I think Grant Bowler did a very fine job in the shocking disaster that was Liz & Dick. Really. I am not lying about that. I watched him and thought, “you know who seems dashing? That nice man playing Richard Burton, who is either Welsh or very gamely attempting a Welsh accent. Grant Bowler. That’s his name. You know who seems like she has forgotten a great many of her lines? Lindsay Lohan.”

So, turns out he is not actually Welsh. More »