Sophie Ellis-Bextor checked in with fans on her official forum last week and provided details on her new video, and new hair color. “Well I have dyed my hair red. I love it,” she said. “At first I went kind of Auburn, then for the video for the new song its very classic red and I’ve now settled for a raspberry/purple do. I am very happy with it. It is permanent dye. Dark brown is my natural state and I think it suits me the best but I’ve been that colour pretty much non-stop for yonks and I wanted a change. It’s a bit of fun.”
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New Sophie Ellis-Bextor Song Her Purest To Date
October 6, 2002 – Sophie reports on her official site that her new single ‘Music Gets The Best Of Me’ is set for a November 4th release. The single reunited Sophie with Gregg Alexander for her most enjoyable songwriting experiences to date. “We started with nothing, and two days later came out with a song. It’s probably the purest song I’ve done so far. It’s not flirty, it’s not tongue in cheek, it’s just completely uncluttered.”
Sophie Ellis-Bextor Fails In Bond Audition
September 29, 2002 – The Sunday People reports Sophie’s bid to play MI6 agent Miranda Frost in the new James Bond flick ‘Die Another Day’ failed. The part instead went to Rosamund Pike, 23, of BBC’s ‘Love In A Cold Climate’.