sex hikayeleri interior desing escort fethiye escort denizli porno hikaye kredi kartı borç sorgulama sitesi yayında ziraatbank borç sorgulama
ENTERTAINMENT NEWS
September 06, 2012 12:00:00 AM
  Follow @ Twitter

A lawyer for Tom Cruise has dismissed as "tired old lies" a magazine report claiming that the Church of Scientology had auditioned candidates to become a girlfriend for the star.

Vanity Fair quoted sources as saying the controversial church -- of which Cruise is the most high-profile member -- tested actresses as potential brides in 2004, after his divorce from fellow movie actor Nicole Kidman.

The report included details of a failed match with an Iranian-born actress, who was allegedly dismissed after failing to show enough public affection for the Hollywood A-lister and "Mission: Impossible" star.

But Cruise's lawyer Bert Fields dismissed the allegations. "Vanity Fair's story is essentially a rehash of tired old lies previously run in the supermarket tabloids, quoting the same bogus 'sources'," he said.

"It's long, boring and false," he added, in a statement emailed to AFP.

The Church of Scientology also poured scorn on the magazine's sources.

"Vanity Fair relied exclusively on a small group of anti-Scientologists, a handful of self-promoting apostates who are admitted liars and suborners of perjury," it said in a statement cited by NBC News online.

"Indeed, the article fails to quote a single source who is not a vociferous anti-Scientologist." Church spokespeople did not respond immediately to requests for the statement, or other comment.

Cruise's wife Katie Holmes announced on June 28 that she was filing for divorce to end her five-year marriage to Cruise, who was reportedly taken completely by surprise by the bombshell.

The Vanity Fair story claims the Church embarked on a "top-secret" project headed by Shelly Miscavige, wife of Scientology chief David Miscavige, to find a girlfriend for Cruise three years after his 2001 split from Kidman.

Straplined "What Katie didn't Know" on the front cover of the magazine's October edition, it said actresses who were already Scientologists were called in and told they were auditioning for a training film.

They were then asked a series of questions, including: "What do you think of Tom Cruise?"

As a result of the process, an Iranian-born, London-raised actress, Nazanin Boniadi, was chosen to date Cruise from November 2004, after intensive daily "auditing" the previous month.

The auditing -- a standard Scientology process -- involved her having to reveal her innermost secrets and every detail of her sex life. She was also told to get rid of her teeth braces and red hair highlights.

She was flown to New York and the first month with Cruise was "bliss" -- but by the second month she was found wanting.

Boniadi was criticized notably for complimenting Cruise with the words "very well done" -- allegedly because that implied he was her junior -- and for not showing enough public affection for him.

"I get more love from an extra than I get from you," Cruise allegedly told her at one point. The relationship ended in January 2005.

Cruise and Holmes married in November 2006 after a whirlwind romance and a proposal beneath the Eiffel Tower in Paris. They struck a divorce settlement less than two weeks after her June bombshell announcement.

Speculation about the reason for the split centered on Holmes' reported concerns about Cruise's plans to draw the couple's child Suri closer into the Church of Scientology.

AFP

Bad Blood


PREVIOUS STORY
'The Possession' tops N. America box office
NEXT STORY
Hollywood starlets take stage for Obama

Bookmark and Share
   




FIJI NEWS
‘World No Tobacco Day’ Award for MOHMSFiji’s Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MOHMS) was today awarded the ‘World No Tobacco Day’ Award for raising awareness and advocacy in the control of illicit trade of tobacco products.
SPORTS
7s rep joins French Top 14 champsVodafone Fiji 7s forward Josaia Wini has penned a deal with French Top 14 champions Stade Francais.
TECHNOLOGY
Online registration for foreign investorsFiji will soon launch online registration and approvals system for foreign investors.
ENTERTAINMENT
New Order’s new album Music Complete out Sept 25New Order will release their new album, Music Complete, on September 25.
WORLD
Pope prays for peace in Syria, KoreaPope Francis prayed for a "political solution" in Syria and for "reconciliation" on the Korean peninsula in his first Easter Sunday message in front of a crowd in St Peter's Square.
BUSINESS
Fiji to work with Singapore’s EDBThe Fijian Government is looking to work closely with Singapore’s well-functioning and globally-renowned Economic Development Board, which plays the same role as Investment Fiji.
NEWS SPORTS INFOTAINMENT MOBILE HOT TOPICS FOLLOW US ON