Latest Farrah's Story Stories

2009-08-03 18:30:00

U.S. actor Ryan O'Neal says he didn't recognize his estranged daughter, Tatum, and tried to flirt with her at his ex-girlfriend Farrah Fawcett's funeral. I had just put the casket in the hearse and I was watching it drive away when a beautiful blonde woman comes up and embraces me, the New York Daily News quoted Ryan O'Neal as telling Vanity Fair for its upcoming issue. I said to her: 'You have a drink on you? You have a car?' She said, 'Daddy, it's me --Tatum!' I was just trying to be funny...

2009-06-25 23:47:04

Farrah Fawcett, who died Thursday after a long battle with cancer, was a longtime activist in the fight against the disease, the American Cancer Society said. Fawcett struggled with anal cancer for three years before she died at age 62. Best known as the star of TV's Charlie's Angels and the subject of an iconic glamour poster that helped make her a 1970s pop culture icon, Fawcett became active on cancer-related issues in the 1980s, Elizabeth Terry T.H. Fontham, national volunteer president...

2009-06-25 13:04:00

BOSTON, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Tributes.com has established an online memorial for Farrah Fawcett, who lost her long battle with anal cancer today at St. John's Health Center in L.A. at the age of 62. The Hollywood icon was best became famous for her role as a detective in "Charlie's Angels" in the mid-'70s, inspiring millions of young women to imitate her long, feathered blonde hair. She rose to sex symbol status thanks in part to a now-legendary swimsuit poster that sold over 12 million...

2009-06-25 12:00:00

Actress Farrah Fawcett died in California Thursday after a three-year-battle with anal cancer, her publicist said. She was 62. The news was reported by TMZ.com and CNN. The Texas native and former model was best known for her role on the 1970s private eye television show Charlie's Angels. Fawcett also starred in the celebrated TV movies The Burning Bed, Nazi Hunter: The Beate Klarsfeld Story, Poor Little Rich Girl: The Barbara Hutton Story and Margaret Bourke-White, as well as the...

2009-05-24 11:49:11

Several people say in online postings that U.S. actress Farrah Fawcett should be applauded for her bravery in her battle with anal cancer. A Pennsylvania resident identified only by the Topix Web site name JAZZLVR1430 detailed personal struggles with leukemia and how Fawcett, 62, should remain steadfast in her fight against her potentially deadly disease, Newsday reported Saturday. As a leukemia survivor... my miracle came in at the 11th hour, so all I have to say is, don't ever give up --...

2009-05-19 13:55:43

Farrah Fawcett's friend Alana Stewart says the U.S. actress liked Farrah's Story, a documentary chronicling her battle with anal cancer. Stewart discussed on Monday's edition of the Today show, Fawcett's reaction to the two-hour special about her, which Stewart helped shoot and which was broadcast last week on NBC. She cried a few times, said Stewart, who watched the program with Fawcett and the actress' longtime companion Ryan O'Neal. It was very emotional for her. ... and I think it's...

2009-05-18 06:13:47

More than 8.9 million viewers tuned in to watch Farrah's Story, a special documenting U.S. actress Farrah Fawcett's battle with anal cancer, NBC said. The video diary aired Friday on the network. In it, Fawcett revealed her thoughts and feelings and talked about the treatment she has undergone for the disease in the United States and Germany. Fawcett is best known for her role in the iconic 1970s TV series Charlie's Angels.

2009-05-13 13:55:42

U.S. actress and model Farrah Fawcett admits in NBC News: Farrah's Story that she doesn't want to die from cancer and is hoping for a miracle. The two-hour TV special, which offers a personal look at Fawcett's 2 1/2-year battle with anal cancer, is slated to air on NBC Friday night. Cancer is a disease that is mysterious, headstrong and makes its own rules, Fawcett says in the video diary/documentary. And mine, to this date, is incurable. I know that everyone will die eventually, but I do...

2009-05-07 09:29:39

Hollywood actor Ryan O'Neal has described the cancer killing his longtime partner Farrah Fawcett as an insidious enemy. Fawcett, 62, has been battling anal cancer for more than two years. It's a love story. I just don't know how to play this one. I won't know this world without her, O'Neal told People magazine exclusively. Cancer is an insidious enemy. The actor confirmed the disease has spread to other parts of Fawcett's body, including her liver. She stays in bed now, he revealed, adding...

2009-05-05 20:15:43

NBC Tuesday announced plans to air Farrah's Story, a personal look at the former U.S. model and TV star's 2 1/2-year battle with anal cancer. Shot with her own home video recorder, the May 15 program is an intensely intimate and emotional video diary, in which Fawcett not only shares her thoughts and feelings, but also her treatments in the United States and Germany. This film is very personal, Fawcett, 62, said during filming. At the time, I didn't know if anybody would ever see it. But at...

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