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Sharon Osbourne's daughter Aimee makes emotional tribute to Olivia Newton-John with childhood story
Sharon Osbourne and her family were clearly broken up about the devastating loss of musician and actress Olivia Newton-John on Monday.MORE: Sharon Osbourne issues heartfelt statement after Ozzy's surprise performanceThe reality TV star shared a personal tribute of her own to the star, simply consisting of a throwback image and the word "RIP."VIDEO: Grease star Dame Olivia Newton-John dies aged 73She then shared the touching words her daughter Aimee Osbourne had, a musician herself, as she remembered the impact the actress had on her life.Sharing a story from her childhood, Aimee penned on her Instagram Stories: "When I was a little girl, Mum would take me to Olivia's boutique in Malibu 'Kuala Blue'.MORE: Sharon Osbourne leads tributes for The Talk colleague Heather Gray following death aged 50"Mum would explain that 'Sandy from Grease' owned a T-shirt shop with Kuala Bears on everything after retiring from singing & dancing at Rydell High.She revealed that her mother had added a whimsicality to the affair, saying: "If we were 'lucky,' Sandy might be there making ice cream sundaes at the fountain bar & I could say hello.  Aimee paid her own special tribute to Olivia"Sure enough, one day, there she was! Sparkling blue eyes, golden hair, & a smile that instantly lit you up. Aimee continued to gush with her emotional tribute: "One of my favorite childhood memories….some people are made from sunshine & Olivia was one of them. "Sending love to @chloelattanziofficial & the rest of Olivia's loved ones and family.
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Rebel Wilson pays tribute to Olivia Newton-John: “It was such a blessing to know you”
Rebel Wilson has paid tribute to Olivia Newton-John following her passing.The iconic singer and Grease star died peacefully at the age of 73 at her home in Southern California on Monday (August 8).Wilson, who played Newton-John’s daughter in the film A Few Best Men, has now become one of the latest stars to pay her respects, honouring the late star with a heartfelt Instagram post.“@therealonj, you were the most gorgeous lady inside and out, you are a true Aussie icon and to play your daughter on screen in A FEW BEST MEN was beyond an honour,” Wilson wrote alongside an image of herself smiling with Newton-John and co-star Laura Brent.The Senior Year star also noted how Newton-John’s role as Sandy in the 1978 musical Grease had inspired her as a kid growing up in Australia.A post shared by Rebel Wilson (@rebelwilson)“Seeing you star in the huge Hollywood blockbuster GREASE with your natural accent was so instrumental to me as a little girl, helping me to believe that it was possible for an Aussie girl to star in huge international musicals,” she wrote.“You were the reason I auditioned for my high school production of GREASE at 15 – I was only in the chorus, but it was a start! You tried to teach me about health years before I took it seriously. You were so kind to me and it was such a blessing to know you Olivia.“I’ll never forget us singing at the piano in our lunch break on set together – what a complete legend you are! I am so sad you are gone.
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‘Grease’ fans remember Olivia Newton-John’s iconic outfit: ‘The world changed for me’
died Monday at age 73, was mourned around the world by adoring fans who admired her girl-next-door Sandy Olsson in the hit 1978 movie — but especially her infamous final outfit when she swapped her poodle skirt for skintight black pants, a sultry off-the-shoulder top and leather jacket.For fashion lovers, her costume — complete with gigantic curls, strong makeup and a cigarette dangling from her red lips — had a lasting impact on them, even 44 years later.“This outfit will always be the outfit to me! It has shaped my fashion style since I was about three,” one superfan remembered.“When I was young and I saw Olivia Newton-John come on screen with the black outfit at the end of ‘Grease,’ the world changed for me,” added another.One person described it as “top-notch in my youth,” while another said: “I am 100% certain your leather outfit in ‘Grease’ was a contributor to my future love of powerful, dominant women.”“There was no cooler moment for me as a kid than when Olivia Newton-John walked out in that all-black outfit,” added another.In fact, Newton-John herself felt cool when filming the final scene, telling Vanity Fair in 2016 that she turned heads on set with her transformation as she stepped out of her trailer.“I was always the girl next door,” she told the magazine at the time. “And then I got into that trailer with those guys and they put me into that outfit and the hair and I walked out to show Randal [Kleiser, director of “Grease”], and the whole crew turned around.
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Shocking pictures reveal moment Anne Heche ‘almost hit pedestrian’ before driving into house in horror car crash
New pictures have emerged showing Anne Heche narrowly missing a pedestrian before she crashed into a house last week.The American actress was rushed to hospital after a car sped through residential streets and smashed into a two-storey home in the Mar Vista area of Los Angeles, California on Friday, before bursting into flames. The 53-year-old was removed from the scene on a stretcher but was later confirmed to be in a ‘stable condition’ by representatives.Footage previously revealed that a blue Mini Cooper crashed into garages of an apartment complex shortly before barrelling into a house, where the tenant was fortunately not injured.Now, TMZ has sourced new video surveillance of the blue car driving through a narrow alleyway, and almost hitting a pedestrian.The publication also reported that ‘Anne struck another vehicle and took off,’ before confirming that the driver of the second vehicle was not injured.A neighbour of the person whose house Heche hit, Lynne Mishele, recently spoke out over the crash.To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 videoLynne Bernstein, said the tenant ‘was extremely fortunate’ to survive the accident with no injuries, along with her dogs and turtle, due to her being in another section of the small house.According to Bernstein, Mishele ‘was in shock’, noting to People: ‘I don’t think she got what was going on.
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"She gave people hope" Olivia Newton-John's commitment to cancer patients
Olivia Newton-John is being remembered for her impact on fellow cancer patients, with staff from the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness & Research Centre (ONJ Centre) sharing their sadness at the loss.WATCH BELOW: Olivia Newton John gives an update on her breast cancer journey“I think that the impact is really immeasurable … I’ve certainly had the great pleasure of being here with Olivia when she’s been visiting the patients … I would say that she gave people hope, she gave people an understanding that they could look to the future and have hope,” one employee, Cherie, told The Today Show this morning.“I think more than that though, she gave people the opportunity, in the public health setting to be able to access so much more than just the conventional therapies but also all the wellness therapies that we’re able to provide here at the Centre,” “She really did give people something very special, it was amazing to watch her walk through the front entry doors and see people coming out just as they’d had their radiation therapy treatment, or going to the wards and sit on the edge of a patient’s bed and hold their hand and have a chat to them – she was very, very giving of her time and very, very generous to the patients of the centre and they embraced her well and truly.”Olivia with Richard Wilkins and Greg Hunt at one of her Wellness Walks.Cherie confirmed the many staff and patients at the Centre were very much feeling the loss today.“We certainly knew that her health was well-challenged, and we’ve been preparing ourselves as best we could for today, but as much as we had a close relationship with Olivia, we also at the Center have respected her privacy and her time with her family,” she revealed.However, she confirmed