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|Description:||xii, 136 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm|
|Contents:||1. Introduction: 'Get a life, ladies. Your old one is not coming back': ageing, ageism and the lifespan of female celebrity Deborah Jermyn 2. 'Women rule Hollywood': ageing and freelance stardom in the studio system Emily Carman 3. 'Get off your asses for these old broads!': Elizabeth Taylor, ageing and the television comeback movie Susan Smith 4. 'Glorious, glamorous and that old standby, amorous': the late blossoming of Diane Keaton's romantic comedy career Deborah Jermyn 5. Channel hopping: Charlotte Rampling in French cinema of the early 2000s William Brown 6. Reality (celebrity) check: fat, death and the ageing female body Brenda R. Weber 7. Pride and prejudice: celebrity versus fictional cougars Betty Kaklamanidou 8. The uses and fictions of ageing celebrity war reporters Tim Markham 9. Nothing less than perfect: female celebrity, ageing and hyper-scrutiny in the gossip industry Kirsty Fairclough 10. From Old Media Whore to New Media Troll: The Online Negotiation of Madonna's Ageing Body Kristyn Gorton and Joanne Garde-Hansen|
|Responsibility:||edited by Deborah Jermyn.|