Marlon Brando

Marlon Brando

Brando's family call for autopsy

THE coroner's office will conduct an autopsy on the body of Christian Brando at the request of his family.

The Godfather role offer Brando tried to refuse

MARLON Brando repeatedly rejected the role of Don Corleone in The Godfather, telling an assistant: "It’s about the Mafia. I won’t glorify the Mafia."

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Star's ashes in Death Valley

THE ashes of legendary actor Marlon Brando were spread in California’s Death Valley and Tahiti, his son has said.

Marlon Brando dies aged 80

Marlon Brando has died aged 80 in hospital in Los Angeles.

Stars and statesmen salute Brando

TRIBUTES flowed from both sides of the Atlantic today for legendary actor Marlon Brando, who has died aged 80.

Screen icon who hated the limelight

MARLON BRANDO, who was credited with re-inventing acting for the screen rather than the stage, went from the first man of Hollywood to a highly eccentric and cantankerous recluse forced to live on social security.

Godfather tops poll

MARLON Brando’s Mafia boss Vito Corleone has been voted the greatest film character of all time. Brando’s Oscar-winning turn in the 1972 classic The Godfather topped a poll of American film experts.

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