Miles Brucker articles

Shirley Temple Facts
July 24, 2024 Miles Brucker

Disturbing Facts About Shirley Temple, Hollywood's Biggest Child Star

Shirley Temple may have seemed like one of those rare child stars that survived Hollywood unscathed—but nothing could be further from the truth.
Steve McQueen Facts
July 18, 2024 Miles Brucker

Steely Facts About Steve McQueen, Hollywood’s King Of Cool

Steve McQueen had smoldering good looks and tough swagger, making him unforgettable to audiences of the 60s and 70s—but few know his dark history.
Hedda Hopper Facts
July 18, 2024 Miles Brucker

Scandalous Facts About Hedda Hopper, Hollywood's Venomous Pen

Hedda Hopper Facts. Vindictive, cruel, and unrepentant, the actress-turned-gossip-columnist Hedda Hopper ruined careers in old Hollywood.
Howard Hughes Facts
July 18, 2024 Miles Brucker

Wild Facts About Howard Hughes, The Most Eccentric Man In Hollywood

From his early days as a Hollywood playboy to his later years as an obsessive recluse, Howard Hughes is a legend—but few know his even darker history.
Jean-Michel Basquiat Facts
July 9, 2024 Miles Brucker

Rebellious Facts About Jean-Michel Basquiat, The Radiant Child

Jean-Michel Basquiat Facts. Long before Banksy caught the world’s attention with his acerbic, socially conscious street art, there was Jean-Michel Basquiat.
Betty Grable Facts
July 8, 2024 Miles Brucker

Provocative Facts About Betty Grable, The Pin-Up Queen

Before Marilyn Monroe or Farrah Fawcett, there was Betty Grable. Sadly, but all the fame in the world couldn’t save her from a dark end.
Elvis Presley Facts
July 5, 2024 Miles Brucker

Messed-Up Facts About Elvis Presley, The King Of Rock And Roll

Elvis Presley’s legendary rock and roll music made jaws drop—but no one realized that his handsome face hid a twisted mind.
Lon Chaney Facts
July 3, 2024 Miles Brucker

Revealing Facts About Lon Chaney, The Man Of A Thousand Faces

Audiences thought the grosteque monsters Lon Chaney played on screen were disturbing—but the real horror took place behind the scenes.
Asmahan Facts
June 28, 2024 Miles Brucker

Tragic Facts About Princess Asmahan, The Fallen Star Of The Middle East

Asmahan Facts. As the greatest diva in Egypt, Asmahan captivated audiences–only to perish in a mysterious accident shortly after her 26th birthday.