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Originally posted 07/06/2011 02:00PM
She won't be taking on Wonder Woman, but Elizabeth Hurley will still soon have some tough – not to mention fashionable – competition.
The actress, who was to play the super-vixen's rival Veronica Cale in the failed Wonder Woman reboot on NBC, has a new television gig on Gossip Girl.
Hurley, 46, will tackle the Upper East Side and its flashiest residents in the upcoming fifth season – which premieres Sept. 26 – for a multi-episode story arc, reports TVLine.
Originally posted 06/15/2011 10:55AM
Elizabeth Hurley's divorce from businessman Arun Nayar has been finalized following their split last year.
The divorce decree was granted in a London court on Wednesday. Neither party was present, reports the Associated Press. The grounds given for the divorce was Nayar's "unreasonable behavior."
The actress, now 46, married Nayar in a civil ceremony at a castle in England in 2007 after dating since 2003. She has a 9-year-old son, Damian, with her ex Stephen Bing, and dated Hugh Grant for 13 years before that.
Originally posted 04/13/2011 12:10PM
Elizabeth Hurley isn't dwelling on her recent divorce from Arun Nayar.
"I think I’m coping quite well, actually," she told PEOPLE at the Harper's Bazaar Fabulous at Every Age bash in New York Tuesday night. "We're all quite happy right now and trying to move forward."
Since filing for divorce the actress has been spending a lot of time on her farm, according to a source, and she plans on joining her son, Damian, on a trip to India next week.
Originally posted 04/02/2011 05:30PM
Elizabeth Hurley filed for divorce from Arun Nayar, her husband of four years, on Friday, according to the U.K.'s Daily Mail.
In papers filed in London's High Court, the Estee Lauder spokesmodel reportedly blamed Nayar's "unreasonable behavior" for the split, though it was Hurley's own behavior that grabbed headlines in December, when photos emerged of her kissing Australian cricket star Shane Warne outside a London restaurant.
At the time, the model-actress took to Twitter to explain: "For the record, my husband Arun and I separated a few months ago. Our close friends & family were aware of this."
Originally posted 12/29/2010 07:00PM
Four-day-old Zachary Furnish-John has already got a famous fan who can't wait to meet him.
The son of Elton John and David Furnish, who was born via surrogate on Christmas Day, was the topic of a Tweet from John's pal Elizabeth Hurley on Tuesday.
"Can't wait for my first cuddle," Hurley Tweeted on Tuesday. The actress also told PEOPLE exclusively that she knows the singer and his partner will make great parents.
Originally posted 12/13/2010 02:00PM
First, Elizabeth Hurley took to Twitter to defend herself against U.K. tabloid reports that she cheated on husband Arun Nayar, from whom she is separated.
Now, her alleged love interest, Australian cricket player Shane Warne – photographed by a U.K. paper in "steamy" clinches with Hurley at a London hotel – has spoken out.
"Sadly and unfortunately, Simone and I split up a while ago, our close friends and family were informed at that time," Warne, 41, writes on his blog, under the heading of "Clarification." "It is a private matter so we did not make it public. We remain friends and will continue to be good parents."
Originally posted 12/12/2010 04:00PM
Elizabeth Hurley's three-year marriage to Indian businessman and textile heir Arun Nayar is on the rocks amid a tabloid report she cheated.
The British model, actress and designer, 45, Tweeted the news Sunday: "Not a great day. For the record, my husband Arun and I separated a few months ago. Our close family & friends were aware of this."
Hurley's announcement coincided with a report in Britain's News of the World claiming her alleged affair with cricketer Shane Warne. The tabloid has pictures and video of the couple kissing, and says that they spent the night together Wednesday at London's Bentley Hotel.
Originally posted 08/23/2010 02:15PM
How did Elizabeth Hurley get her bikini bod? She found the perfect two-piece – not a plastic surgeon.
"I read that I've just had breast implants – happy to report [I'm] still au naturel," the actress, 45, Tweeted Monday.
Shots of Hurley flaunting her curves while vacationing in Spain last week prompted speculation she had gone under the knife.
Originally posted 10/03/2008 01:25PM
Elizabeth Hurley has gone country.
Inspired by her life with husband Arun Nayar and son Damian, 6, on their bio-dynamic farm in the English countryside, the actress-model, 43, tells PEOPLE, she is "developing a line of products … with a view that they're not only going to be healthy, because they're organic, but I'm obsessed that women find alternatives to eat which are low in fat."
Hurley, a dedicated supporter of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, spoke to PEOPLE in New York Thursday before flipping a switch to light up Bloomingdale's in pink for the month of October – to raise awareness for breast cancer.
She says her organic farm produces low-fat products, which may help reduce the risk of breast cancer.
Originally posted 06/13/2008 02:15PM
Elizabeth Hurley says that if she and ex-boyfriend Hugh Grant had stayed together, she might have a bundle of children by now.
"Sometimes Hugh and I can get morbid and say we could have had five children by now because we were together since we were 21," Hurley tells Harper’s Bazaar in its July issue. "There was never a time when either of us wanted it."
Though Hurley, 43, and Grant, 47, broke up in 2000 after dating for 13 years, the two have remained very close friends and present in each other's lives. Grant is the godfather to Hurley's 6-year-old son Damian (with Hollywood producer Steve Bing).
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