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HOTTIE OF THE WEEK – GINA LIANO

March 18th, 2015

GINA LIANO
Hit TV: REAL HOUSEWIVES OF MELBOURNE
Based: South Yarra, Victoria Australia
Occupation: Barrister
Fashion Family: Designers Bettina Liano & Teresa Liano (TL Wood)
Charity: Cancer Council Victoria
Fabulous Quote: “Well don’t look Darling”

Hot Headline: Finally returning to Arena @ foxtel for it’s sensational second season, The Real Housewives of Melbourne once again features the wonderfully wicked wealthy women of Melbourne, including the fabulous Gina Liano, her fiesty friends…and frienemy foes!

 —  by Brett Willis


TOON REAL HOUSEWIFE HOTTIE – Gina Liano

May 2nd, 2014

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FABULOUS Melbourne based barrister, single mum of 2 boys, cancer survivor, part of fashion royalty – Bettina Liano and Teresa are her sisters, is a qualified art gallery curator, and popular star of Arena TV hit THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF MELBOURNE… GINA LIANO!

FUN FACTS: Often describing herself as “the ultimate drag queen”, Gina loves to shop and has a unique & bold style which includes a beauty regime of glamorous hair and nails, as well as her luxurious weekly spray tan!

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CARTOON FIREFIGHTER HOTTIE – Jeff Leech

July 30th, 2013

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SUPER HOT 6’1 Queensland based Personal Trainer, Online Coach, Model, Full-time Firefighter and cover boy for the fantastic 2014 FIREFIGHTERS fundraising calendar… JEFF LEECH!

FUN FACTS: The FIREFIGHTERS calendar supports the Royal Children’s Hospital Burns Centre providing vital funding for research to help children battling burn injuries, and also goes to assist firefighters to compete in Emergency Services competitions such as The Firefighters Games, which creates a leading edge in competition and Fire Service techniques. Calendars are available from mid August at EKKA the annual agricultural show of Queensland, Coffee Clubs in Queensland and online:

http://www.firefighterscalendar.com.au/

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CARTOON ROYAL HOTTIE – Queen Elizabeth II

June 10th, 2013

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MAGNIFICENT Monarch of the Commonwealth realms, Queen of the United Kingdom, Supreme Governor of the Church of England and Defender of the Faith, sensationally celebrating 60 years since her Coronation on the 2nd of June 1953 with 2012 marking her Diamond Jubilee as queen, married to Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, since 1947 and mother of Heir apparent Charles, Prince of Wales, grandmother to Prince William and (His Royal Hotness) Prince Harry… QUEEN ELIZABETH II!

FUN FACTS: The Queen opened the 2012 Summer Olympics and the 2012 Paralympics in London making her the first head of state to open two Olympic Games in two different countries!

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CARTOON HOT HOTTIE – Portia DeRossi

May 16th, 2013

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AWESOME Aussie Actress famous for her role as Lawyer Nelle Porter on hit TV show ALLY Mc BEAL, as Lindsay Funke on Emmy Award winning sitcom ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT, and starring roles on BETTER OFF TED & NIP/ TUCK, getting her break on the big screen in 1984′s SIRENS, appeared in slaughter-fest SCREAM 2, and penned the autobiography UNBEARABLE LIGHTNESS which addresses her battle with anorexia, is a supporter of many charities including Locks Of Love & Alley Cat Allies, and was popularly featured as one of PEOPLE magazine’s “100 Most Beautiful”… PORTIA DeROSSI!

FUN FACTS: Portia married comedian Ellen DeGeneres at their Beverly Hills home in August 2008 and legally changed her name to Portia Lee James DeGeneres!

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BRETT WILLIS’s HOTTIE OF THE WEEK – George Michael

January 13th, 2013

GEORGE MICHAELSENSATIONAL songwriter, musician, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, Grammy Award winning multi Number One album & single selling solo singer and funky frontman for 1980′s super group WHAM!, with hits including WAKE ME UP BEFORE YOU GO-GO, CARELESS WHISPER & TOO FUNKY, and in 2010 completed his massive worldwide 114 show “Live” tour in Australia!FUN FACT: In 1984 George Michael sang as part of BAND AID on the charity single DO THEY KNOW IT’S CHRISTMAS? for famine relief in Ethiopia, scoring the coveted #1 spot on the UK music charts over Christmas and holding Michael’s own song LAST CHRISTMAS by WHAM! at #2! Michael donated the royalties from LAST CHRISTMAS to BAND AID and dynamically dueted with Elton John @ LIVE AID (the 1985 BAND AID charity concert)!
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EVERYONE LOVES A GOOD SEQUEL… 2NARAMA

January 11th, 2013


Facebookphenomenon TOONARAMA returns to celebrate TOON-tastic 2-somes and the 25th Anniversary of the Melbourne Midsumma Festival!2NARAMA is a cartoon exhibition of 50 limited edition digital artwork caricature prints featuring a collection of Incredible Icons, Cool Celebrities, Community Cuties, Sexy Sports Stars and Fabulous Friends by celebrity cartoonist BRETT WILLIS.

TOON-tastic 2-somes include Celebrity TV chefs Nigella Lawson & Audrey Gordon, STORM Stars Billy Slater & Matt Duffie, Dance Idols Ricky Martin & Beyonce, Aussie Icons Dame Edna Everage & Sir Les Patterson, Fabulous TV Friends Karen & Jack and more…
including special tributes to Pokey’s Legend Renee Scott, fabulous showgirl Pusswah Willow and actor Heath Ledger!

BIO
Growing up in the 80′s on a diet of glamorous Angel detectives, buff mutant superheroes and Material Girl video clips, Melbourne Freelance Cartoonist BRETT WILLIS developed an insatiable taste for Popular Culture and the cult of Celebrity.

Inspired to draw as a child by comic book superhero artwork, Brett’s first published work was at age 12 in Larry Pickering’s book CARTOONS BY AUSTRALIAN KIDS, and has since produced an extensive variety of cartoon and illustration work for children’s books, TV show merchandise, magazines, newspapers, websites, corporate promotions, and successful solo exhibitions showcasing his “bright, bold and sexy cartoon style”.

Cartoon clients include pyjama designs for Peter Alexander Sleepwear, Licensed merchandise for hit children’s TV shows Hi-5 & Cushion Kids, Illustrations for Educational Workbooks, Little Golden Books, Virgin, Genesis & Re.Creation Health Clubs, Banner caricatures for Brisbane Lions & West Coast Eagles AFL clubs, Illustrations for MCV newspaper, DNA & Qantas magazines and regular newspaper spot illustrations, cartoon strips and covers.With a large fan following online, TOONARAMA showcases the hottest celebrity caricatures @ facebook & tumblr, and CARTOON HOTTIE of the WEEK by cartoonist BRETT WILLIS fabulously features on
celebrity style website www.adrianerdedi.com/

2NARAMA Opening Night
Friday 11th January 6-8pm

ArtBoy Gallery
99 Greville Street, Prahran.
T: 03 99398993
www.artboygallery.com

Open Monday – Friday 10 to 6pm
Saturday – 10 to 5pm
Sunday – 11 to 4pm

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CARTOON CRICKET HOTTIE – Mitchell Johnson

December 10th, 2012

TALENTED Test & One Day Australian cricketer, marksman left-arm fast bowler and left handed batsman, awarded the 2009 Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy the International Cricket Council’s prestigious “World Cricketer of the Year” award, valued member of the Australian National team, currently playing for the Mumbai INDIANS, and shirtless charity pin-up boy in the 2009 MEN OF CRICKET calendar raising funds for the McGrath Foundation… MITCHELL JOHNSON!

FUN FACTS: Johnson remains a once in a generation bowler more than a decade after he was first spotted by Dennis Lillee as a talented 17-year-old – no other fast bowler has been able to copy his successful left-arm method that mixes bouts of waywardness with spot-on strike-power!

 

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CARTOON INTRUDER HOTTIE – Sam From Big Brother

October 9th, 2012

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STYLISH 22 year old Tamworth born buff Big Brother Australia 2012 Intruder number 2 is a Gold Coast waiter & bartender into “motorcycles, surfing & girls in bikinis”, and a gun at playing “truth or dare”… SAM!

FUN FACTS: “This is Big Brother: Sam – for not wearing your microphone… report to the naughty corner!” Currently nominated for eviction – vote to SAVE Sam!

To keep SAM in the BIG BROTHER house:
CALL: 1902 55 95 16 or
SMS: ‘SAM’ to 199 55 999

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CARTOON JOCK HOTTIE – Blake Jenner

October 3rd, 2012

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SUPER TALENTED 6’1 American actor and singer who guest starred on ABC sitcom MELISSA & JOEY, appeared in short films, and is the controversial winner of season 2 of hit oxygen reality competition series THE GLEE PROJECT – winning a 7 episode arc in popular TV show GLEE as football jock “Ryder”, and the self proclaimed “whitest half-Cuban ever” … BLAKE JENNER!

FUN FACTS: Blake formed a strong friendship with fellow GLEE PROJECT contestant Michael, with the two becoming known as the “Peanut Butter Brothers”!

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CARTOON BRITAIN BRITAIN BRITAIN HOTTIE – Daffyd Thomas

September 3rd, 2012

PVC and tight latex rubber wearing star of hit TV comedy LITTLE BRITAIN , the LITTLE BRITAIN: LIVE comedy travelling stage show and LITTLE BRITAIN USA, brilliantly played by comedian Matt Lucas, who lives in the Welsh mining village of Llannewi Brefi and proudly (and regularly) proclaims that he is “the only gay in the village”… DAFFYD THOMAS!

FUN FACTS: Daffyd appears in LITTLE BRITAIN USA, in which he attends an American university and claims to be “the only gay on campus”, and the song he sings at the end of the LITTLE BRITAIN: LIVE shows “I’m GAY” was released in Australia as a CD single!

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CARTOON YARTS HOTTIE – Sir Les Patterson

July 25th, 2012

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Aussie comedy icon, wit, sage, raconteur, late Cultural Attaché to the Court of St James and Chairperson of the Australian Chapter of the International Cheese Board, has held the prestigious positions of Minister for Sport – with special responsibility to keep sports rampantly heterosexual and “blokey”, and Minister for the “Yartz” (arts), received a knighthood in 1976 “for services to Australian culture”, with hobbies including ‘pocket billiards’, sauna construction in Thailand, wine tasting and infidelity, has made numerous appearances on TV including classic PARKINSON & THE DAME EDNA TREATMENT, in 1985 released the LP 12 INCHES OF LES and in 1987 starred in the critically acclaimed LES PATTERSON SAVES THE WORLD feature film, was subject of the 2000 Archibald Prize Packing Room award winning portrait by painter Bill Leak, and is famously managed by talented comedian Barry Humphries… SIR LES PATTERSON!

FUN FACTS: Patterson appears in Barry Humphrey’s hit 2012 farewell stage show tour EAT, PRAY, LAUGH sporting a new career as a celebrity chef, working away on stage preparing a delicious meal for political colleagues!

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JOIN THE TOONARAMA FACEBOOK PAGE!

June 25th, 2012

MAKE SURE YOU JOIN BRETT WILLIS’ TOONARAMA PAGE ON FACEBOOK!

CARTOON X FACTOR HOTTIE – Johnny Ruffo

June 20th, 2012

SUPER HOT Perth born concreter, R&B/ Pop singer, songwriter & dancer who placed third in Australian talent show THE X FACTOR in 2011, recently signed a recording contract with SONY Music and is currently working on an exciting debut single and album, in a busy 2012 was a supporting act for X FACTOR 2011 winner Reece Mastin’s first headlining national tour, a supporting act for the Australian leg of ONE DIRECTION’s “Up All Night” tour, came runner-up in CLEO magazine’s Most Eligible Bachelor of the Year competition, was support act on the Australian leg of the NKOTBSB tour and sensational winner of the 12th season of popular Network Seven TV show DANCING WITH THE STARS… JOHNNY RUFFO!

FUN FACTS: Ruffo cites Michael Jackson, Usher, Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé Knowles and Lady Gaga as his musical influences, with their performance styles inspiring him to combine his love for singing and dance!

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CARTOON DANCING HOTTIE – Kerri-Anne Kennerly

May 14th, 2012

Australia’s beloved “Daytime TV Queen”, popular, professional and personable host of GOOD MORNING AUSTRALIA for 11 years, received 3 Gold LOGIE nominations for her work as compere of daytime-variety TV show MIDDAY, hilariously hosted MORNINGS WITH KERRI-ANNE with many memorable guests including an intoxicated John Stamos and famously enticed politician Peter Costello to do the Macarena, a talented Caberet singer and recording artist she was parodied by singer and comedian Gina Riley on the TV comedy show Fast Forward and has sensationally joined the cast in the 2012 season of Seven Network’s DANCING WITH THE STARS… KERRI-ANNE KENNERLY!

FUN FACTS: Partnered by HOT professional dancer Carmelo Pizzino, Kerri-Anne is dancing for LOOK GOOD…FEEL BETTER for which she is patron. The charity conducts workshops for women suffering from cancer to help disguise some of the ill effects of treatment.

To VOTE for KERRI-ANNE on DANCING WITH THE STARS:
CALL 1902 55 77 10 or
SMS KERRI-ANNE to 191 1777

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CARTOON ANZAC HOTTIE – Corporal Ben Roberts-Smith

April 28th, 2012

Australia’s most highly decorated currently serving member of the Australian Defence Force and any other Commonwealth army, a recipient of the Victoria Cross for Australia (the highest award in the Australian honours system) in 2010, recipient of a Medal for Gallantry awarded during a tour of Afghanistan in 2006, devoted husband & father of twin daughters, and recently named the new number one ticket holder for the Fremantle DOCKERS AFL club… CORPORAL BEN ROBERTS-SMITH!

FUN FACTS: The incredibly muscular 2 Metre tall Aussie soldier appeared on the cover of Men’s Fitness magazine and explained how his workouts are “built for battle” using combinations of exercises, weights and running that mimic combat demands, and that his favourite workout is the torturous boot camp burpee – a four-step full body exercise used in strength training… yikes!

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CARTOON GOLD LOGIE HOTTIE – Hamish Blake

April 18th, 2012

Crack up comedian and for many years Co-Host of Australia’s Number One drive time radio show HAMISH & ANDY on the Today Network, co-host of the channel 7 variety TV show THE HAMISH & ANDY SHOW and the hilarious TV Specials CARAVAN OF COURAGE: UK & Ireland, CARAVAN OF COURAGE: USA, LEARN INDIA WITH HAMISH & ANDY (leading up to the 2010 Commonwealth Games), and the award winning HAMISH & ANDY’S GAP YEAR, plus guest star appearances on TV shows Rove Live, Spicks & Specks and Thank God You’re Here… HAMISH BLAKE!

FUN FACTS: Congratulations Hamish and co-star Andy lee on winning the 2012 Silver Logie Award for Most Popular Light Entertainment Program (HAMISH & ANDY’S GAP YEAR) and Hamish for being awarded the 2012 Most Popular personality on TV GOLD Logie!

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CARTOON MISSING PERSON HOTTIE – Daniel O’Keeffe

April 4th, 2012

DANIEL O’KEEFFE is 24 years old, 180cm (6ft) tall, with dark brown hair and hazel eyes. Last seen by his father Des, he disappeared from the family home in Highton, Victoria, on the morning of 15 July 2011. He was on foot, and left without any personal belongings (including his wallet and thus identification).

Daniel is a gorgeous, gentle, friendly guy who is respected by his students, admired by his friends and adored by his family. However as Daniel suffers depression there are concerns for his welfare.

It’s understood that Dan may have wanted to escape the stresses of life for a while and could now be anywhere in Australia, but his family just need to know he is alive and safe.

All help to find him is appreciated by his entire extended family and his girlfriend, Susie.

FUN FACTS: I’ve never met Daniel or his family, but happened to see a post on fb from a mutual friend about the dancomehome facebook page, and after reading about this great guy and the heartfelt anxiety for his welfare from his loved ones, i’m hoping a TOON fan will be able to help…

So please if you’ve seen Daniel he has a loving family who would be so grateful to hear from you if you have any details of his whereabouts.

www.facebook.com/dancomehome ||  www.dancomehome.com

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CARTOON 22 BLUE HOTTIE – Shaun Hampson

March 22nd, 2012

HOT 201cm SUPER athletic ruckman for the famous Carlton BLUES AFL team since 2007 dynamically debuting in round 21 against North Melbourne, who after intense tabloid scruitiny and insider rumours was reported in january 2011 to be dating Aussie Supermodel Megan Gale, born March 21st 1986 – HAPPY BIRTHDAY… SHAUN HAMPSON!

FUN FACTS: Described as “One of the most AMAZING people ever seen in real life” and regularly appearing on HOTTEST player of the AFL lists, in the 2012 off-season Carlton’s #22 wearing big man Shaun Hampson underwent laser eye surgery to correct vision problems!

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CARTOON SHIRTLESS HOTTIE – Andrew Margliani

February 23rd, 2012

SUPER BUFF 23 year old Melbourne based Promotional Model, Topless Waiter, Male Stripper, ex footballer for Seaford TIGERS & East Brighton VAMPIRES and founder of popular Topless Waiter & stripper Agency “Men in Action”… ANDREW MARGLIANI!

FUN FACTS: Andrew sensationally appeared as a male stripper on Network 7′s hit TV show WINNERS & LOSERS and is a big fan of Hardcore Screamo metal music!

www.malestrippermelbourne.com.au

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CARTOON ENTERTAINMENT ICON – Kylie Minogue

January 30th, 2012

POPULAR touring performer and the biggest selling solo artist in Australian chart history, singer, recording artist, songwriter and actress who shot to fame portraying tomboy mechanic “Charlene” on popular TV soap Neighbours winning her multiple Logie Awards, her first single LOCO-MOTION spent seven weeks at number one on the Australian charts and was the highest selling single of the 1980′s, spectacularly performed at the closing ceremony of 2000 Sydney Olympics, sensationally headlined the 1994 Sydney gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras, is a celebrated breast cancer survivor, winner of multiple ARIA & Brit Awards, winner of the 2004 Best Dance Recording Grammy Award for COME INTO MY WORLD, received an OBE at Buckingham Palace in 2008 and in 2011 was inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame by Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard… KYLIE MINOGUE!

FUN FACTS: Kylie is regarded as a gay icon, which she encourages with comments such as “I am not a traditional gay icon. There’s been no tragedy in my life, only tragic outfits…”

KYLIE MINOGUE Limited Edition Print available at TOONARAMA – The Exhibition @ ArtBoy Gallery January 12 – 29

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TOONARAMA – The Exhibition @ ArtBoy Gallery January 12 – 29 – MELBOURNE

January 5th, 2012

A caricature collection of the famous and infamous… incredible icons, cool celebrities, sexy sports stars, community cuties and fabulous friends as featured @ facebook phenomenon TOONARAMA!

TOONARAMA – The Exhibition features limited edition digital artwork caricature prints by 2012 Midsumma Festival Premier Artist for Stonnington – cartoonist BRETT WILLIS.

The cast of CARTOON HOTTIE caricatures include Pop Princess Kylie Minogue, Olympic Diver Matt Mitchum, Music Icons Madonna & George Michael, Drag Legends Kerrie Le Gore, Barbra Quicksand & Doug Lucas, Music Guru Ian “Molly” Meldrum, Melbourne STORM rugby player Cooper Cronk, Underwear Model Nick Bracks, Comedian Josh Thomas, Politician Penny Wong and more… plus a special tribute to Vivien St James!

Growing up in the 80′s on a diet of trashy U.S. sitcoms, glamorous Angel detectives, buff mutant superheroes and controversial Material Girl video clips, Melbourne Freelance Cartoonist BRETT WILLIS developed an insatiable taste for Popular Culture and the cult of Celebrity.

Inspired to draw as a child by comic book superhero artwork, Brett’s first published work was at age 12 in Larry Pickering’s book CARTOONS BY AUSTRALIAN KIDS, and has since produced an extensive variety of cartoon and illustration work for children’s books, TV show merchandise, magazines, newspapers, websites, corporate promotions, caricature commissions and has had successful solo exhibitions showcasing his “bright, bold and sexy cartoon style”.

Cartoon clients include pyjama designs for Peter Alexander Sleepwear, Licensed merchandise for hit children’s TV shows Hi-5 & Cushion Kids, Illustrations for Educational Workbooks, Little Golden Books, Virgin, Genesis & Re.Creation Health Clubs, Banner caricatures for Brisbane Lions & West Coast Eagles AFL clubs, Illustrations for MCV newspaper, DNA & Qantas magazines and regular newspaper spot illustrations, cartoon strips and covers with CARTOON HOTTIES featuring on style blog AdrianErdedi.com

TOONARAMA – The Exhibition Opening Night
Thursday 12th January 6-8pm
ArtBoy Gallery
99 Greville Street, Prahran.
T: 03 99398993

www.artboygallery.com

Open Monday – Friday 10 to 6pm
Saturday – 10 to 5pm
Sunday – 11 to 4pm

www.BrettWillisCartoons.com

CARTOON GO-GO HOTTIE – Tristan Hamilton

January 3rd, 2012

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CARTOON GO-GO HOTTIE

SUPER buff Go-Go Dancer, physique/ underwear/ swimwear Model, Fitness Instructor and unique Film Maker whose film career began with the short film DISCOBALLS (2000), followed by Nicholas Verso’s feature film MAX A CAUTIONARY TALE (2003), and popular queer short film DADDY’S BOY (2006) as well as various roles in low budget films, made controversial television appearances on Channel 7′s AUSTRALIAN TEMPTATION ISLAND & SUPRISE SUPRISE, has modelled for ANSEL condom packets and COCKSOX underwear, appeared in many magazine editorials and dance party posters, and continues to pay the bills by exploiting his assets… TRISTAN HAMILTON!

FUN FACTS: A talented performer, Tristan won the 2004 Melbourne Midsumma Festival Opening Night Talent Quest miming to Kelis’s MILKSHAKE song, and is currently working on his follow up short film which he describes as a John Waters / Wes Craven mash up horror / comedy romp!

TRISTAN HAMILTON is featured in TOONARAMA -The Exhibition @ ArtBoy gallery as part of the Melbourne Midsumma festival 2012!

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CARTOON MASTERCHEF HOTTIE – Matt Preston

November 2nd, 2011

CARTOON MASTERCHEF HOTTIE

Award winning food journalist, restaurant critic, former creative director of the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival, weekly “Unexplored” columnist in The Age newspaper’s Epicure food section, senior editor on Vogue Entertaining + Travel & delicious magazines and one of three judges on network Ten’s popular reality television show MasterChef Australia and Celebrity MasterChef… MATT PRESTON!

FUN FACTS: Famous for his wearing of dapper cravats, Matt Preston won the Graham Kennedy Award for Most Outstanding New Talent (Male) at the 2010 Logie Awards and was nominated for Most Popular New Talent (Male).

Matt Preston’s caricature appears as part of the StonningTOON exhibtion!

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StonningTOON – The Exhibition!

October 31st, 2011

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StonningTOON – The Exhibition!
A caricature collection of cool celebrities, sexy sports stars, community cuties and fabulous friends who live or work in the famous Melbourne City of Stonnington!
Caricatures include Stonnington Mayor Melina Sehr, Stonnington CR Tim Smith, members of Prahran Police, Stonnington residents pyjama king Peter Alexander, Drag superstar Paris, celebrity hairdresser Lillian Frank, Herald Sun columnist Luke Dennehy, Collingwood footballer Paul Licuria, Carlton AFL star Chris Judd & model wife Rebecca Judd, members of local sporting groups the Prahran Assumption VFL, Melbourne Rugby Club, Prahran Cricket club, Melbourne STORM and more.

StonningTOON features hand drawn digitally coloured limited edition caricature artwork prints by local cartoonist BRETT WILLIS as part of the first of The Publican Gallery series of artist group exhibitions 11.11.11 @ The Prince Maximilian!

11.11.11 features works by Abstract artist Helen Pollard, Cartoonist Brett Willis, Painter Amelia Lackmann, Photographer Shannon Boh and Figurative painter Kylie Baudino.

11.11.11 Opening Night – Friday 11th November 6-8pm
Upstairs @ The Prince Maximilian
30 Commercial Road, Prahran.
T: 03 9939 7870

For more information please contact The Publican Gallery curator
Helen Pollard
T: 0415 039 791
E: helenpoll@hotmail.com

or

Brett Willis
T: 0412027936
E: brettwilliscartoons@yahoo.com.au

brettwilliscartoons.com and TOONARAMA present:
StonningTOON -THE COMPETITION!

To celebrate facebook page TOONARAMA’s upcoming 200th Cartoon Hottie of the Week and the Opening of StonningTOON -The Exhibition, simply enter StonningTOON – The Competition to win a caricature of your own!

HOW TO ENTER:
1/. “Like” The facebook page TOONARAMA
2/. Write on TOONARAMA’s wall:
a/ Your favourite existing CARTOON HOTTIE caricature and
b/ Nominate a famous face you would like see featured @ TOONARAMA!

THE PRIZE:
The winner will be chosen @ random with the winning wall poster receiving a CARTOON HOTTIE caricature of their choice (either of themself, a friend or favourite celebrity) which will appear as the TOONARAMA facebook page’s 200th CARTOON HOTTIE, as well as being featured in the upcoming StonningTOON exhibition. The lucky winner will also receive a framed signed limited edition print of their caricature from the exhibition!

Wanna be a CARTOON HOTTIE? Entries close Friday 4th November 2011!

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CARTOON TITAN HOTTIE – Kayne Lawton

October 11th, 2011

CARTOON TITAN HOTTIE

Bronzed and buff halfback turned hooker Australian Rugby league player for the Jetstar Gold Coast TITANS in the NRL, muscled pin-up boy in the GODS OF FOOTBALL charity calendar & book and avid surfer… KAYNE LAWTON!

FUN FACTS: Quoted as saying his favourite part of his body is his bum, Kayne is the first NRL player to win the coveted Sexiest Player Competition as voted for by fans at popular footy fan website www.gayfooty.com.au/

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CARTOON STORM HOTTIE – Billy Slater

September 9th, 2011

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Brilliant superstar professional Rugby League footballer playing his entire NRL career for the MELBOURNE STORM, Australian International & Queensland MAROONS State Of Origin representative Fullback, voted the best player in the world winning the Golden Boot Award and the RLIF Awards international player of the year, the 2009 Clive Churchill medal, 2010 Wally Lewis medal and winner of the television game show AUSTRALIA’S GREATEST ATHLETE in 2009 and 2010, winner of the Dally M medal for Best NRL Player of 2011… BILLY SLATER!

FUN FACTS: A freakish try scorer and one of the NRL’s most exciting players, “Billy the Kid” played his 200th game for the Melbourne STORM against the St George DRAGONS at AAMI Park Stadium… GO THE STORM!

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CARTOON MUSCLE HOTTIE – Sean Haywood

July 11th, 2011

CARTOON MUSCLE HOTTIE

Super BUFF Sydney based Aussie/ African American professional boxer in the Cruiser-weight division and recently signed with Australia’s leading male model agency Chadwick… SEAN HAYWOOD!

FUN FACTS: Sean’s Fitness training regime consists of 2 hours boxing, 2 hours weights, an hour run and an hour skipping 6 days a week finished with half hour stretching before bed! PHEW!

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CARTOON COUNTRY HOTTIE – Dolly Parton

July 6th, 2011

CARTOON COUNTRY HOTTIE

Voluptuous & vivacious American Country & Western singer songwriter, author and actress, with over 25 number one singles, a record forty-one top 10 Country albums – and the distinction of having performed on a top 5 country hit in each of the last 5 decades, her mega-hits including “Jolene”, “I Will Always Love You”, “9 to 5″ and “Islands in the Stream”, many acting and singing TV appearances including as host of her own popular self named variety show, received Golden Globe Best Actress Award nominations for her roles in the big screen hits “Nine to Five” and “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas”.

She also starred in “Steel Magnolias“, has performed in multiple sell out concerts around the world and has her own themepark “DOLLYWOOD”, the “Queen of Country Music”… DOLLY PARTON!

FUN FACTS: One of the most honoured female country performers of all time, Dolly has received 8 Grammy Awards, 45 Grammy nominations and was awarded the 2011 Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, won 3 American Music Awards, given the Country Music Association’s highest honor “Entertainer of the Year” in 1978, awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1984 for recording, has been nominated for 2 Academy Awards, a Tony Award and was honoured in 2003 with a tribute album called “Just Because I’m a Woman: Songs of Dolly Parton”!

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CARTOON EMERALD HOTTIE – Ryan Reynolds

June 20th, 2011

CARTOON EMERALD HOTTIE

Super Buff Canadian actor popular for his comedy and action roles, has appeared in TV sitcoms TWO GUYS AND A GIRL AND A PIZZA PLACE and SCRUBS, as well as big screen hits THE PROPOSAL, the 2005 remake of THE AMITYVILLE HORROR, NATIONAL LAMPOON’S VAN WILDER, Sundance film festival favourite BURIED, as wisecracking “merc with the mouth” Wade Wilson / Deadpool in the Marvel Comics blockbuster starring Hugh Jackman X-MEN ORIGINS: WOLVERINE and in 2011 as DC Comics’ iconic superhero with the ring Hal Jordan in GREEN LANTERN … RYAN REYNOLDS!

FUN FACTS: Undergoing an intense physical training regime to play an action role as Hannibal King in the film BLADE: TRINITY, a super buff & ripped Reynolds made it on the People magazine Sexiest Man Alive lists in 2008, 2009 and won the top honour in 2010!

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CARTOON RABBITOH HOTTIE – Shannan McPherson

June 14th, 2011

CARTOON RABBITOH HOTTIE

Blonde bombshell professional Rugby League player for the SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS football team in the second row / lock position, who made his debut in first grade against the Bulldogs in Round 13 2005 at the age of 20 and is renowned as a tough defender and tireless worker… SHANNAN MCPHERSON!

FUN FACTS: Shannan is known amongst his team mates as TTP – The Total Package!

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CARTOON MAGIC HOTTIE – Olivia Newtown-John

June 6th, 2011

CARTOON MAGIC HOTTIE

Everyone’s favourite English born Australian raised ARIA award winning superstar singer in pop, country & adult contemporary styles, 4 time Grammy Award winner with multiple gold and platinum selling albums and singles including “Let me Be There”, “Twist of Fate” and the controversial music video pioneering hit “Physical”, loved actress starring in the cult classic film and inspiration for Broadway hit musical “Xanadu” and famously alongside John Travolta in “Grease” one of the most successful films and movie soundtracks in history, popular guest star on TV music phenomenon GLEE, UK representative in the 1974 Eurovision song contest placing 4th (with that year’s winner the supergroup ABBA singing “Waterloo”), entreprenuer with successful 80′s Aussie import store “Koala Blue” in Los Angeles and the “Gaia” Retreat and Spa in Australia, a tireless long time environmental and animal rights activist and beloved high profile cancer survivor… OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN!

FUN FACTS: Join Olivia’s mission to help raise funds to provide the best in cancer care and research via the Olivia Newton-John Cancer and Wellness Centre in Melbourne by supporting sales of the re-release of her dancefloor classic from the soundtrack of “Xanadu” mastered by CARTOON HOTTIE super DJ DAN MURPHY and Peachy in collaboration with WACCI Melbourne… “MAGIC”!
Please buy MAGIC on iTunes and support the OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN CANCER AND WELLNESS CENTRE
http://itunes.com.au/OliviaMagic

CARTOON HOT SUMMER HOTTIE – Rhys Bobridge

May 30th, 2011

CARTOON HOT SUMMER HOTTIE

Super HOT Australian pop singer, make-up artist and dancer who was runner-up on the first Australian series of So You Think You Can Dance?, appeared as Elf on the Seven Network’s popular children’s show The Fairies, an Ambassador for the Victorian School Spectacular, inspiration for dance lovers via the KBC (Kinky Boots Co.) facebook group and in 2008 released the dance track Hot Summer which was used on network promotions for channel Ten… RHYS BOBRIDGE!

FUN FACTS: RHYS regularly performs as himself or drag alter ego REGIME DETTOL at the hottest parties, shows and clubs around the country, including regularly at Sydney’s popular Nevermind and the Melbourne clubbing Icon The Market Hotel!

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CARTOON DANCING HOTTIE – Nick Bracks

May 16th, 2011

CARTOON DANCING HOTTIE

Pin-up son of former Victorian Premier Steve Bracks, young entrepreneur, buff catwalk model at the L’oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival, underwear model for American Crew, Bonds & Renegade, 2011 Cleo Bachelor of the Year finalist, controversially appearing bare chested and gagged in the raunchy music clip for “The Things” by Shara Jey Ft Tommie Sunshine and currently a hot contestant on the 2011 season of Channel 7′s Dancing with the Stars raising money for the charity beyondblue… NICK BRACKS!

FUN FACTS: Help raise support and awareness about depression and beyondblue by voting for NICK BRACKS on Dancing with the Stars …Call 1902 55 77 17 or Message Nick to 191 777 as many times as possible over the next week!

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CARTOON GLEE HOTTIE – Corey Monteith

May 9th, 2011

CARTOON GLEE HOTTIE

Talented 6’3 Canadian musician and actor with acting roles including a recurring role on KYLE XY and guest appearances on SMALLVILLE, SUPERNATURAL, and STARGATE ATLANTIS, is drummer for Los Angeles based Indie Rock band BONNIE DUNE, but is most famous for playing McKinley High School Quarterback and glee club male lead FINN HUDSON on the mega-popular Fox television show GLEE… COREY MONTEITH!

FUN FACTS: For his GLEE audition tape Corey drummed on Tupperware using pencils, and the first time he sang in front of an audience was at his in-person audition singing “Honesty” by Billy Joel!

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CARTOON THUNDER HOTTIE – Chris Hemsworth

May 2nd, 2011

CARTOON THUNDER HOTTIE

SUPER BUFF Aussie ex Home And Away heart-throb soapie actor, now sexy Hollywood superstar with roles as Captain James T Kirk’s dad in the 2009 Star Trek movie, currently starring in the title role of the movie adaption of the MARVEL comics Norse God of Thunder superhero THOR alongside Sir Anthony Hopkins and Oscar winner Natalie Portman, and will reprise the role in the 2012 movie THE AVENGERS, also based on a MARVEL comic about a mighty team of superheroes assembled to protect the Earth… CHRIS HEMSWORTH!

FUN FACTS: To play a convincing Viking God Hemsworth added 10kg of muscle to his already buff bod by weight training six days a week and a strict high protein diet consisting mostly of eggs, nuts, fruit and lots of meat!

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CARTOON CIRCLE HOTTIE – Chrissie Swan

April 18th, 2011

CARTOON CIRCLE HOTTIE

Much loved 2003 BIG BROTHER Australia runner-up, entertaining breakfast radio host on Queensland’s HOT 91.1 and Melbourne’s VEGA 91.5 along with Australian Idol judge Ian Dicko Dickson & comedian Dave O’Neil, a regular guest panelist on Channel 10′s Friday Night Project, popular co-host on Channel 10 morning chat show The Circle, and spokesperson for Jenny Craig weight loss, 1980′s music devotee… CHRISSIE SWAN!

FUN FACTS: The Circle co-Host’s popularity with viewers is so great she has been nominated for three 2011 Logie Television awards including Most Popular Newcomer (Female), Most Popular Presenter and (controversially) the coveted Gold Logie for Most Popular Personality on Australian Television!

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CARTOON ENTOURAGE HOTTIE – Adrian Grenier

March 28th, 2011

CARTOON ENTOURAGE HOTTIE

Hot American director, musician and actor who has starred in the big screen hit The Devil Wears Prada, Britney Spears Crazy music video, Planet Green’s eco-friendly Alter Echo, HBO’s celebrity documentary Teenage Paparazzo, and most famously the role of hot actor Vincent Chase (star of James Cameron’s blockbuster – fictional- movie AQUAMAN) in the hot HBO hit series ENTOURAGE… ADRIAN GRENIER!

FUN FACTS: With striking good looks due to his Apache and European heritage, the multi-talented Grenier is currently a member of two New York bands – lead singer in Kid Friendly and drummer in The Honey Brothers!

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY BRETT WILLIS!

March 22nd, 2011

Dear Brett,

Wishing you a very Happy Toon-tastic Birthday and hoping the year ahead is as fabulous as the year just passed.

You have amazing talent and I look forward to seeing you soon!

Best wishes,

Adrian

CARTOON KIWI HOTTIE – Dan Carter

March 21st, 2011

CARTOON KIWI HOTTIE

Superstar professional Rugby Union player for the New Zealand All Blacks, named IRB 2005 Player of the Year & New Zealand Player of the Year, regularly voted as New Zealand’s sexiest man, is currently the face and body for Jockey underwear Internationally and the top scorer in Super 12/14 rugby history… DAN CARTER!

FUN FACTS: Regarded as one of the best five eigths in the world of rugby, Carter’s modest demeanor off the field is in contrast to his strong presence on the pitch where he is an excellent tactician and performs with the strength of most midfield backs.

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Adrian Erdedi Celebrates Two Birthdays!

March 15th, 2011

One year ago, this website was launched – which also happened to be my own birthday as well.

I’d like to thank every single one of my fabulously loyal readers, contributors with special mention to Brett Willis and Stewart Noble and my wonderful advertisers.

Without all of you, the website would not be the success it is today, and success shows in figures with 138,887 unique visitors in 169 countries.

Thankyou once again – you have all in someway contributed in writing about all of the things I love, and being able to tell you honestly about all of the things I’m passionate about with class and taste.

Please feel free to add and follow me on FACEBOOK or TWITTER, or even email me: adrian@adrianerdedi.com for news, information regarding advertising, press releases, product reviews or interviews.

Love Adrian Erdedi xx

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CARTOON S&M HOTTIE – Rihanna

March 7th, 2011

CARTOON S&M HOTTIE

Raunchy Barbados born R&B recording artist and songwriter with sales of more than 25 million albums and 45 million singles worldwide, 9 Number One singles on the Billboard HOT 100 charts including UMBRELLA, DISTURBIA, RUSSIAN ROULETTE and the MEGA worldwide hit DON’T STOP THE MUSIC, winner of 3 Grammy Awards and the 2011 BRIT Award for Best International Female Solo Artist, currently in Australia on her Last Girl on Earth Tour… RIHANNA!

FUN FACTS: Best known for her mega-hits and tabloid headline troubles with ex boyfriend singer Chris Brown, Rihanna is dedicated to helping others – creating her Believe Foundation in 2006 to help terminally ill children and is heavily involved in the marketing of her native country of Barbados!

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CARTOON TIGERS HOTTIE – Ryan Moody

February 28th, 2011

CARTOON TIGERS HOTTIE

Super HOT player for the Victorian TIGERS water polo team, Australian Water Polo National team competitor in the 2001 & 2003 World Championships, competed Internationally in the professional Leagues of Greece, Spain, Croatia and Brasil and a member of the TIGERS Australian National League 2010 premiership winning team… RYAN MOODY!

FUN FACTS: Ryan’s Mum got him into water polo at an early age to keep him away from girls and drugs! TIGERS Training involves six water polo sessions, three gym sessions and two swimming sessions a week!

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CARTOON STYLE QUEEN HOTTIE – Dannii Minogue

February 21st, 2011

CARTOON STYLE QUEEN HOTTIE

Sexy Australian singer & songwriter with a successful recording career and multiple mega hits including UK Dance chart #1 “Who Do You Love Now?”, has performed many times at the Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras party, is a radio personality, model and actress with TV appearances including as a cast member on Young Talent Time from the age of 10, on popular TV soap Home & Away, is currently a controversial judge on The X Factor UK and Australia’s Got Talent, with a hot new TV series Dannii Minogue: Style Queen airing on Fox8, and fabulous fashion designer recently launching her “Project D” fashion label & fragrance… DANNII MINOGUE!

FUN FACTS: Famously sister to Pop Princess KYLIE MINOGUE, Dannii is extremely family oriented and along with partner the super HOTTIE English model and ex-professional rugby league player Kris Smith welcomed their baby boy Ethan Edward Smith, born in Melbourne in 2010.

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CARTOON VALENTINE HOTTIE – Cody Shore!

February 14th, 2011

CARTOON VALENTINE HOTTIE

Super buff Sydney based beach Lifeguard, Fitness First Personal Trainer and popular underwear & swimwear model sensationally photographed for DNA magazine by HOT Australian photographers Simon Le and Pedro Virgil … CODY SHORE!

FUN FACTS: A big fan of brands AussieBum & C-in2, Cody started working out at 19! Cody’s training tip: Eat to grow!

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CARTOON COWBOY HOTTIE – Johnathan Thurston

February 7th, 2011

CARTOON COWBOY HOTTIE

Super HOT Indigenous Australian Rugby League footballer and captain of the North Queensland COWBOYS NRL team, two time Daley M Medal winner, 3 time State Of Origin Man of the Match and Wally Lewis medalist, respected representative player for Australia & Queensland, 2006 Cleo Most Eligible bachelor finalist and considered the “Greatest Origin Halfback of all time”… JOHNATHAN THURSTON!

FUN FACTS: Community minded, Thurston has worked with the indigenous communities of North Queensland, the Australian Red Cross Blood Service and was chosen to appear on the cover of the 2006 League Of Their Own charity calendar raising money for the Koori Kids Foundation.

To aid the victims of the recent Queensland floods and devastating hurricane Yasi in North Queensland please visit and donate at the Australian Red Cross Disaster Relief and Recovery site:

www.redcross.org.au

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Hottie Of The Week – Dame Edna Everidge

January 31st, 2011

CARTOON MEGASTAR HOTTIE

Australian comedy ICON hailing from humble beginnings as a Moonee Ponds Housewife to becoming probably the most popular and gifted MEGASTAR in the world and dabbling as an investigative journalist, social anthropologist, swami, children’s book illustrator, author, stage show superstar – with countless command performances for the Royal Family, Film star, successful Televison Chat Show host and interviewer Michael Parkinson’s unofficial favourite guest ever, is a widow with three grown children and spends her time visiting world leaders and jet-setting between her homes in Los Angeles, London, Sydney, Switzerland and Martha’s Vineyard, Founder & Governor of Friends of the Prostate and creator of The World Prostate Olympics, famously managed by the talented dadaist-comedian Barry Humphries… DAME EDNA EVERIDGE!

FUN FACTS: My first introduction to the Gladioli loving MEGASTAR that is Dame Edna was in the 1980′s when she performed a stand-up routine on TV’s The Mike Walsh Show holding up a pair of 3 legged stockings that had been made especially for her. The audience erupted in hysterics, but I didn’t get the joke… I was convinced she was a real woman! HAPPY AUSTRALIA DAY courtesy of TOONARAMA!

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CARTOON ACE HOTTIE – Rafael Nadal

January 17th, 2011

CARTOON ACE HOTTIE

Slammin’ HOT Spanish professional tennis player currently ranked Number 1 in the world, regarded as one of the greatest players of all time and nicknamed “The King of Clay”, winner of nine Grand Slam singles titles, the 2008 Olympic Gold medal in singles, a record 18 ATP World Masters 1000 tournaments, a member of the 3 time winning Spain Davis Cup team and along with Andre Agassi the only male player to complete the Career Golden Slam of 4 Grand Slams and the Olympic Gold medal… RAFAEL NADAL!

FUN FACTS: Nadal was ranked World Number 2 for a record 160 consecutive weeks behind Roger Federer before earning the top spot which he held from 18 August 2008 to 5 July 2009, regaining the World Number 1 ranking on 7 June 2010 after winning his fifth French Open title.

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CARTOON FUNHOUSE HOTTIE – P!NK

January 10th, 2011

Super sassy American Pop-Rock singer songwriter with 8 HIT albums, 2 Grammy Awards, 5 MTV Video Music Awards, 2 Brit Awards, rated #13 on the Billboard list of Artists of the Decade and a prominent campaigner for PETA, the charities UNICEF, Save the Children and been officially recognised as an advocate for the RSPCA in Australia… P!NK!

FUN FACTS: With her stagename coined as a tribute to the character “Mr. Pink” from the movie Reservoir Dogs, P!NK recently announced on The Ellen DeGeneres Show she and husband professional Motocross racer Carey Hart are expecting their first baby!

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CARTOON SAINT HOTTIE – Nick Riewoldt

January 5th, 2011

CARTOON SAINT HOTTIE

6’3 tall marking forward Australian Rules footballer and current captain of the AFL team St Kilda SAINTS, well known for his leadership skills, marking ability and athleticism, named captain of the 2009 All-Australian Team, winner of the 2009 Trevor Barker Award for St Kilda’s best and fairest player setting a new club record of five career best and fairest awards, and St Kilda’s leading goal kicker in 2009… NICK RIEWOLDT!

FUN FACTS: The sizzling Saint is currently embroiled in an online scandal with nude photos of himself and other players posted on facebook. Click the thumbnail below to see!

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