Hollywood Divas

Hollywood Divas

The Good, the Bad, and the Fabulous

Book - 2002
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After discussing the term diva, the author of Hollywood Bad Boys showcases the lives and careers of temperamental entertainers listed alphabetically from Jean Arthur to Loretta Young. Current divas include Cher and Britney Spears. Fans will relish the photos too. Annotation (c) Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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A tantalizing peek behind Hollywood's most hard-tohandle leading ladies From the birth of the silver screen, "It Girls" laid down a sequined trail of self-indulgence and scandalous bad behavior. The stars in this exclusive sorority are both loved and loathed by the press, the fans, and even by each other. Bette Davis once said of Joan Crawford, "I wouldn't sit on her toilet!" Crawford and Davis raised the bar for the women who followed them into Diva-dom. Hollywood Divas traces that glittering path­­from legendary icons to today's most high-maintenance celebrities of film and TV. Includes such stars as: Gloria Swanson Joan Crawford Judy Garland Marilyn Monroe Cher Madonna Julia Roberts Jennifer Lopez Britney Spears Bestselling showbiz author James Robert Parish delivers an eye-popping behind-thescenes peek into the wild private lives of 70 rampaging bad girls of Hollywood.
A tantalizing peek behind Hollywood's most hard-tohandle leading ladiesFrom the birth of the silver screen, "It Girls" laid down a sequined trail of self-indulgence and scandalous bad behavior. The stars in this exclusive sorority are both loved and loathed by the press, the fans, and even by each other. Bette Davis once said of Joan Crawford, "I wouldn't sit on her toilet!" Crawford and Davis raised the bar for the women who followed them into Diva-dom. Hollywood Divas traces that glittering path­­from legendary icons to today's most high-maintenance celebrities of film and TV.Includes such stars as:Gloria SwansonJoan CrawfordJudy GarlandMarilyn MonroeCherMadonnaJulia RobertsJennifer LopezBritney Spears Bestselling showbiz author James Robert Parish delivers an eye-popping behind-thescenes peek into the wild private lives of 70 rampaging bad girls of Hollywood.

Publisher: Chicago : Contemporary Books, c2002
Description: xi, 323 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
ISBN: 9780071408196
0071408193
Branch Call Number: 791.43028 Par

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