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Fascinating Hollywood Facts

1. Singer/actor Marc Anthony has two tattoos of his wife Jennifer Lopez‘s name on his body–one on his inner-right wrist and ‘JL’ on his left ring finger.

2. Alli Sims, Britney Spears‘ cousin and assistant, has teamed up with the “Toxic” singer’s one-time boyfriend J.R. Rotem to launch a pop career. The duo’s first collaboration is a reworked version of Les Miserables song “On My Own.”

3. The emotional Florida court judge who presided over Anna Nicole Smith‘s burial trial has won his own TV show. Judge Larry Seidlin, a former New York taxi driver, is shooting a pilot for a new CBS legal show.

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4. Superproducer Timbaland has been named artistic director of next month’s MTV Video Music Awards in Las Vegas.

5. Beyonce Knowles will sing Marilyn Monroe‘s signature tune, “Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend,” as part of new TV ads for Emporio Armani’s Diamonds fragrance. The commercials will debut this fall.

6. Little Miss Sunshine star Abigail Breslin has yet to cash in on her movie fortune–she gets just $11 a week as an allowance from her parents.

7. Basketball star-turned-actor Rick Fox will play his ex-wife Vanessa Williams‘ bodyguard in an upcoming episode of sitcom Ugly Betty.

8. French actress Julie Delpy‘s agent dropped her as a client when she decided to write the screenplay for 2004 movie Before Sunset instead of sticking to acting, calling her script “retarded.”

9. The head of Star Wars character Chewbacca has been sold for $116,000 at an auction in California.

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10. The producers of Broadway musical Monty Python’s Spamalot celebrated their 1,000th performance by handing out free ice cream on Aug. 9.


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