Elton John’s longtime boyfriend David Furnish has blasted Madonna during an appearance on BBC Choice’s Liquid News. “I can’t imagine anything more boring than an autobiographical film about Madonna because there’s no secrets,” he said. “I’d turn down Madonna. She’s a very frightening lady. People don’t seem to relax around her. I find that kind of thing intimidating because you can’t be yourself.”
Builders Want Ben To Get Them J.Lo Autographs
October 23, 2002 – Star magazine reports that when Ben Affleck visited a pal who’s having a house built in Los Angeles, the builders and contractors freaked, wanting the actor to get them autographs of his rumored fiance Jennifer Lopez. Five guys wrote down their names and addresses for Ben, who promised to get J.Lo to send them signed photos.
Jennifer Lopez Does Secret Session At Sigma Sound
October 23, 2002 – Stu Bykofsky of the Philadelphia Daily News reports Jennifer arrived at Sigma Sound Monday night around 10 for a two-hour recording session that was so secret, the Sony suits ordered all the Sigma engineers and staff out of the studio. One person that was allowed in was rumored fiance Ben Affleck, who lounged while J.Lo created her music.
‘Swept Away’ Sequel Coming, Minus Madonna
October 22, 2002 – USA Today reports director of the original version of Madonna’s new film ‘Swept Away’ says she plans to make a sequel. Lina Wertmuller says Madonna and Guy Ritchie will have no involvement in the sequel, which she plans to officially announce her plans in Washington as part of the inaugural Washington, Italia 2002 film festival.
Madonna Planning To Appear In ‘Love Actually’
October 22, 2002 – MSNBC’s Jeannette Walls reports Madonna is ready to jump back into acting with a role in ‘Love Actually’. A source said, “Madonna must be a glutton for punishment, because she’s coming back for more. After the drubbing she got [in ‘Swept Away’] who knows if her role will end up on the cutting room floor.” Walls says there also are reports that Madonna is looking for a role on Broadway.
Lopez And Elton John To Duet?
August 6, 2002 – Cindy Adams of the New York Post reports Jennifer Lopez and Elton are planning to duet on an album. She says she loves him. He says he’s a fan of her fanny.
Jennifer Lopez To Duet With Elton John On Next Album
June 19, 2002 – Peoplenews.com reports Jennifer plans on doing a duet with Elton on her next album. “‘We’ve spoken about it and have a few ideas in mind. Elton says he likes my music and I’m a big fan too,” she revealed. She revealed additional details on the disc saying, “‘The last two albums and the remix album were made quickly. With this one I’m going to take my time.”