Posts tagged "cleopatra"

Seduce Him Like It’s The 17th Century: Dating Dos And Don’ts From Hot Bitches In History

In a world filled with online dating, Tinder, Facebook messages, one-night stands, speed dating, match-making and good old-fashioned true love, where’s a hot bitch to turn to for solid dating advice? Well, why not history? Sure, names and dates and technology changes over time, but human nature doesn’t.  If we look back at some hot…

Meghan O'Keefe / April 17, 2014

Angelina Jolie Says Her Cleopatra Won’t Be A Beauty Or Sex Symbol. Huh?

“[Cleopatra] has been very misunderstood. I thought it was all about the glamour, but then I read about her and she was a very strong mother, she spoke five languages and she was a leader. My performance will never be as lovely as Elizabeth’s. We are trying to get into a different truth about her…

Angelina Jolie To Play Cleopatra

Angelina Jolie should sharpen her black eyeliner; she may be playing Cleopatra on the big screen very soon. Producer Scott Rudin—the dude who brought you “No Country for Old Men,” “There Will Be Blood,” and a slew of Wes Anderson flicks—has optioned the new book Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff, and says that he…

Thandie Newton Channels Theda Bara As Cleopatra

Thandie Newton emulated silent film actress Theda Bara in 1917’s “Cleopatra” to commemorate the launch of 2010 Virgin Media Shorts, a competition for undiscovered film talent. The series of photographs was shot by celebrity portraitist Lorenzo Agius and styled by Suzie Harman who also worked with Thandie on “RocknRolla.” In this photo, Thandie is wearing…

Annika Harris / April 13, 2010