BREAKING (AP): Barbra Streisand is undergoing a million-dollar makeover to make sure her first Academy Awards performance since 1977 is one that nobody will ever forget.
The 70-year-old superstar has hired personal trainers and a nutritionist, and flown in “facial specialists” from Europe.
Barbra has also installed a state-of-the-art gym, a performance studio and a meditation room in her Malibu mansion and ordered several custom designer gowns so she has options for the big night.
“All told, Barbra will have spent almost $1 million,” a source said, adding that Streisand wants to drop at least 20 pounds from her 5-foot-5 frame.
“She also brings in facial experts from Europe regularly and will have them on-call throughout Oscar week.”
Bab’s asked her close friend, designer Donna Karan to create “at least five one-of-a-kind couture gowns,” which will cost at least $100,000.
And that was his real name too. Born in New York on this day (15 February) in 1907, Romero claimed he laughed for the rest of his first meeting with Hollywood studio scouts, who said that it was a good thing he had such a masculine name, as it would detract from the “femininity” in the fact that he was a skilled and enthusiastic Latin dancer.
A classic quote:
Well, you know what they say in Hollywood - the most important thing is being sincere, even if you have to fake it.
Not only did he gift us with great lines as those, he also demonstrated the correct way to speak on the telephone: