* When filming 1960's Kidnapped, he became friends with the Australian actor Peter Finch, also a fond boozer. When they were refused a drink after closing time during a session at an Irish pub, they wrote a cheque to buy the pub so they could have another drink. Having sobered up the next day, they rushed back to cancel their purchase.
"I would appreciate it if you would design me a doghouse, which would be easy to build, but would go with our house...," read the letter dated June 19, 1956. "(My dog) is two and a half feet high and three feet long. The reasons I would like this doghouse is for the winters mainly."
I could care less about the Oscars, but I'm fascinated by Billy Crystal's new face. How long has this been going on and why?! It's terrible when actresses get too much plastic surgery, but it seems like it's even more tragic when a fading male star ruins his face. Some people say it's from weight gain, but I'm not so sure. It's just odd looking.