Easter is just around the corner and once again this year, Lindt chocolate makers are organizing their Gold Bunny Celebrity Auction. More than 90 celebrities, including Celine, from the world of entertainment, sports and culinary arts have signed porcelain versions of the famous bunny. These signed bunnies are being auctioned off on eBay. All funds raised will be donated to Autism Speaks, a global organization dedicated to research, awareness, promoting, and defending the rights of persons with autism. You have until Friday, March 15 to place your bid!
Today is Celine's brother, Jacques' birthday. He is the seventh child of the family and shares Celine's love of music. Jacques is a guitarist and composer. He composed the melody for Celine's song, "Ce n'était qu'un rêve". Jacques remembers practicing music with his friends in the basement and four-year-old Celine would always try to get to the microphone and sing!
Don’t miss the season premiere of Hell’s Kitchen next week. To kick things off, Chef Gordon Ramsay took all 20 contestants to Las Vegas. Watch for Celine’s appearance during the 2-hour premiere episode airing Tuesday from 8-10pm (ET/PT) on the FOX network.
This was one of the first songs presented to Celine to be included on her French album ‘Sans attendre’. With “Si je n’ai rien de toi” (If I have nothing of you), written by Élodie Hesme with music by David Gategno, Celine asks what good is fame and money “If I have nothing of you, if I can’t hear your voice? I become a child, abandoned, hungry, alone her in her room”. “If I have nothing of you, what’s the point of being me?”. It’s a very emotional song with strong imagery. Have you ever felt that way about someone?
To celebrate International Woman’s Day tomorrow, French television channel Téva will broadcast a documentary ‘Et un jour, une femme’. Several male artists were asked to name their ideal female role model and Quebec singer Garou named Celine. He said: “Celine Dion is an ideal female role model, she pursued her dreams. She’s number one! Becoming a mother transformed her life. She’s successful at everything”. How about you, who is your ideal female role model?
On March 7, 1991, Celine made her debut television acting performance in the Quebec television mini-series “Des fleurs sur la neige”. Celine played the leading role of ‘Élisa T’, a young girl mistreated by her parents for 16 years. Part 1 of this moving, true-story mini-series based on book of the same name, premiered on this day on the network Radio-Canada in Quebec. Celine has expressed her desire to try her hand at acting once again in many interviews. Would you like to see her on television or in a movie? What type of role would you like to see her play?
Many of you will soon be switching to daylight savings time and turning your clocks ahead one hour. Why not take this opportunity to visit The Boutique and treat yourself to a watch from the fabulous Celine Dion Quintessential Timepieces Collection? Choose from a wide selection of women and unisex models ; you’ll love the elegant and sophisticated styles. Change the time, change your watch!
The “Fashion Week” events going on right now not only celebrate fashion but fashionistas. Celine is a true fashionista; her recent photos and the beautiful outfits she wears during her show are proof. In a recent interview with 7 Hollywood magazine, Celine confides that she’s really passionate about clothes and fashion has always been part of her life. When asked about her favourite fashion period she said “I could talk about Grace Kelly, Alfred Hitchc*** movies… but I look at today’s fashion, the Balmain, the Givenchy and all the other designers and I’m totally happy”. How about you? Do you share Celine’s tastes? What’s your favourite fashion style?