Raquel Welch (born Jo Raquel Tejada; September 5, 1940) is an American actress. She first won attention for her role in Fantastic Voyage (1966), after which she won a contract with 20th Century-Fox. They loaned her to a British studio where she made One Million Years B.C....Wikipedia
Born: 5th September, 1940, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Height: 5' 6" (168 cm)
Claim to Fame: Fantastic Voyage (1966), international sex symbol
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The actor Richard Briers, known to millions for his enduring role in TV sitcom The Good Life, has died at the age of 79.
The star, who was also known for his Shakespearean roles, had been battling a serious lung condition for a number of years.
Briers, who also starred in shows such as Ever Decreasing Circles and Monarch Of The Glen, recently said years of smoking had been to blame for his emphysema.
Briers died "peacefully" at his London home yesterday, his agent said today.
Earlier this month the he admitted his smoking habit involving about 500,000... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 2 years ago
Norman Alden, a character actor who piled up a prodigious number of credits during his five decades in film and television, died July 27 of natural causes at an assisted living facility in Los Angeles, his family reported. He was 87. Alden appeared in several hundred television episodes, commercials and films (his family put the number at 2,500) but rarely had a regular gig, frequently playing tough guys and authority figures one show and one character at a time. Perhaps his most recognizable role was as Lou the mechanic in a series of AC Delco commercials. Alden... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 2 years ago
Jennifer Aniston beat every single famous lady (past and present) out there in a recent MensHealth.com poll, which anointed her the Hottest Woman of All Time.
At the very top of the list of 100 ladies, the 42-year-old Horrible Bosses star bested Raquel Welch (#2), Marilyn Monroe (#3), Britney Spears (#4) and Madonna (#5). Angelina Jolie -- love to Aniston's ex-husband Brad Pitt -- landed at number 10.
"Funny is sexy, and Jennifer Aniston is funny," explains the site of Aniston's coup. "Her down-to-earth persona makes her seem attainable. . . And... Read More
Posted by luisa10q 3 years ago
By LESLEY-ANN JONES Last updated at 22:11pm on 26th April 2008 We first met - briefly - at a rickety beach bar on Mustique, where she sat eating tuna tartare with her tiny fingers while sipping a long Rum Punch. I barely recognised her. Her cherry-red nail polish was chipped, her tawny hair hung in rats` tails, and her perfect doll`s feet were bare. The famous breasts were suspended like huge hams in a Lycra top, and her skin glistened with oil. Up close, she smelled like a Bounty bar. Not a single punter bothered her - most of them were stars... Read More
Posted by NewsHound 6 years ago
Veteran actress Raquel Welch still hopes to land a role in the TV series Desperate Housewives after coming close to signing up to the show last year.
The 67-year-old was approached to make an appearance in the show but the deal fell through at the last minute, which led the veteran siren to work on new sitcom Welcome To The Captain. However Welch admits she would love to get involved with the smash-hit show and is grateful to be still working despite her advancing years.
She says, "There was talk, but nothing materialized. I`ve often thought that I would like... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 7 years ago
A young writer moves into a legendary Hollywood apartment.
I couldn`t stand that my husband was being unfaithful. I am Raquel Welch - understand?
We all have a childhood dream that when there is love, everything goes like silk, but the reality is that marriage requires a lot of compromise.
Husband Richard Palmer is a restaurateur.
Auditioned for the role of Mary Ann in "Gilligan's Island" (1964).