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Colin Farrell Opens Up About His Secret Late Night Calls with Liz Taylor | Colin Farrell, Elizabeth Taylor

UpdatePosted 12/17/2013 07:15PM

Colin Farrell Opens Up About His Secret Late Night Calls with Liz Taylor

Originally posted 12/17/2013 01:55PM

Colin Farrell considers Elizabeth Taylor the "last kind of romantic relationship" he had and says he wanted to be husband number eight.

"I just adored her," the Saving Mr. Banks actor told Ellen DeGeneres when he stopped by her daytime talk show on Monday, Dec. 16. The actor's unique friendship with the Hollywood icon started up when the two met at Cedars Sinai Hospital.

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FIRST LOOK: Lindsay Lohan's Dripping in Diamonds in Liz & Dick Poster

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Lindsay Lohan's Liz & Dick Poster Revealed

Originally posted 09/19/2012 04:00PM

Several photos have surfaced of Lindsay Lohan in character as Elizabeth Taylor in the upcoming Lifetime movie Liz & Dick – but now comes the most official one of all.

PEOPLE.com has a first look at the promotional poster for the film featuring Lohan, 26, looking like the Hollywood legend in dark red lipstick and draped in diamonds.

Alongside Lohan are words that describe Taylor's story, but that could easily apply to Lohan herself: "child star," "paparazzi," "controversial love affairs."

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Hospitalized Elizabeth Taylor's Health Is Improving | Elizabeth Taylor

Hospitalized Elizabeth Taylor's Health Is Improving

Originally posted 02/15/2011 05:30PM

It's good news for Elizabeth Taylor!

A week after checking into an L.A. hospital for symptoms associated with congestive heart failure, the Hollywood icon is showing marked improvement, PEOPLE has learned.

"Since being admitted, there has been steady improvement in her condition, and over the weekend she has had visits from family and close friends," says a statement from reps for the legendary actress, 78, who suffers from an ongoing heart condition. "Her medical team is gratified by her progress to date, and it is hoped and expected that this will continue over the next few days. For now, she will remain under their care in the hospital for continued monitoring."

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Eddie Fisher Dies at 82

Eddie Fisher Dies at 82

Originally posted 09/24/2010 08:00AM

Eddie Fisher, the '50s singing superstar whose crooning career was torpedoed by his involvement in perhaps the most-publicized sex scandal of the last century, died after suffering complications from recent hip surgery. He was 82.

"Late [Wednesday] evening, the world lost a true American icon," Fisher's family said in a statement. "He was an extraordinary talent and a true mensch [Yiddish for person of integrity]."

Father to Star Wars star and Postcards from the Edge author Carrie Fisher, among others, Edwin Jack Fisher died in his home in Berkeley, Calif. The family statement also read: "He was loved and will be missed by his four children: Carrie, Todd, Joely, and Tricia Leigh as well as his six grandchildren."

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Liz Taylor Charged in Bizarre Lawsuit

Originally posted 07/31/2003 01:00PM

In a tangle that has fans and legal eagles alike scratching their heads, a former gardener on Elizabeth Taylor's Bel Air estate is suing the star, alleging that she fired him without pay because he wasn't gay.

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PASSAGES: Happy Birthday, Liz Taylor

Originally posted 02/28/2002 01:30PM

The movie legend turns 70; Michael Jordan's knee surgery goes "great"; Cynthia Nixon wants better schools; a movie tough guy dies.

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Liz Taylor Close to God

Originally posted 01/25/1999 12:00AM

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Liz Back in Trouble

Originally posted 01/18/1999 12:00AM

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Liz Goes Home

Originally posted 01/13/1999 12:00AM

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Eddie Ticks Off Liz -- Again

Originally posted 01/11/1999 12:00AM

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