Go ahead quote me

Dolly Parton.
Dolly Parton.
Liza Minnelli.
Liza Minnelli.
Blythe Danner.
Blythe Danner.
Gwyneth Paltrow.
Gwyneth Paltrow.

It's too emotional to watch with a bunch of people because we lose our eyelashes - we wear a lot of make-up and we cried our eyes out.''

COUNTRY STAR DOLLY PARTON on watching Coat Of Many Colors, an upcoming television movie about her upbringing, with her sister


She asked me to come perform in London with her, but I declined. But mama didn't take no for an answer. She went ahead and announced the concert to the press. When I saw the announcement, I knew there was no turning back. ''

ENTERTAINER LIZA MINNELLI, on how her mother Judy Garland roped her into a gig


I've had many young women come up to me and say, 'I wish that I had this when I was going through divorce.'''

ACTRESS BLYTHE DANNER on how her daughter Gwyneth Paltrow's  "conscious uncoupling" from rocker Chris Martin is a success

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 08, 2015, with the headline 'Go ahead quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe