Actress Lynn Redgrave’s battle with cancer

Redgrave.slide1a3Actress Lynn Redgrave, a vital and popular member of Britain’s Redgrave dynasty, died Sunday night. She was 67 and had waged a lengthy battle with breast cancer.

She had her daughter, photography student Annabel Clark,  photograph her through her ordeal.  Here is her story

Warning:  Some pictures might be NSFW



A star is born… under a different name

Albert Brooks (Birth name: Albert Einstein)

Ben Kingsley (Birth name: Krishna Bhanji)

Cary Grant (Birth name: Archibald Alexander Leach)

Charlie Sheen (Birth name: Carlos Irwin Estévez)

Demi Moore (Birth name: Demetria Guynes)

Elton John (Birth name: Reginald Kenneth Dwight)

Judy Garland (Birth name: Frances Ethel Gumm)

Michael Keaton (Birth name: Michael Douglas)

Miley Ray Cyrus (Birth name: Destiny Hope Cyrus)

Whoopi Goldberg (Birth name: Caryn Johnson)

Mickey Rooney (Birth name: Joe Yule, Jr.)

Shirley MacLaine (Birth name: Shirley Beaty)

Anne Rice (Birth name: Howard Allen O’Brien)

Bono (Birth name: Paul Hewson)

Elvis Costello (Birth name: Declan MacManus)

Read the stories behind these famous names.