Fact: Michael Jackson's daughter Paris plays American football with former Bond star Timothy Dalton's son Alexander, whose mother is Mel Gibson's ex-girlfriend OKSANA GRIGORIEVA. The teenager recently became the first girl in the history of her exclusive Los Angeles private school to land a role on the squad.
Fact: Mel Gibson put his personal problems aside to enjoy a day out with his young daughter Lucia on Father's Day (19Jun11). The Braveheart star split from OKSANA GRIGORIEVA, the mother of Lucia, early last year (10) and the ex-couple has been locked in a bitter dispute over the child ever since.
Quote: "This is about standing up to domestic violence. This is not to be silent about domestic violence. This is a highly publicised case... and if I'm silent... can you imagine how many other women and children that do suffer at the hands of a perpetrator and they have no chance to come here... and speak about this." Mel Gibson's ex-girlfriend OKSANA GRIGORIEVA insists her main reason for talking about her relationship and break-up with the movie star on news show Larry King Live is to shed light on the issue of domestic violence. The singer claims Gibson attacked her while she was holding the couple's baby.
Fact: Russian singer OKSANA GRIGORIEVA has changed her legal team for the second time in months as she battles ex-boyfriend Mel Gibson in their ongoing custody war. The mother of the Braveheart star's baby daughter Lucia will now be represented by Sorrell Trope, whose previous celebrity clients include Britney Spears and the late Anna Nicole Smith, according to TMZ.com.
Quote: "It's obviously helping me with my diet. I've lost like 10 pounds. Unwilling. I think I'm still in shock actually. It's very sad... I didn't plan on being a single parent again." Mel Gibson's ex-girlfriend OKSANA GRIGORIEVA on their recent split.
Quote: "I always felt the poetic urge coming, so I've been providing lyrics and stuff for a few of her songs. I've been writing poetry since I was a teenager - didn't want to admit that to my friends." Mel Gibson's girlfriend OKSANA GRIGORIEVA has inspired his poetic side.
Quote: "Nobody is without sin. You have to try to make amends if you can. You have to shut up and move on and not whine about it. And you have to deal with it like a man. Whatever fallout comes from it, you've just got to accept your own culpability. The minute you start whining, it's ridiculous." Mel Gibson on handling the pressures of divorcing his wife of 23 years, Robyn, and becoming a father for the eighth time with new girlfriend OKSANA GRIGORIEVA.
Quote: "As well as teaching her piano, I would love to teach her the Russian language. I'm speaking Russian and English (to her) and singing lullabies in both." Mel Gibson's Russian girlfriend OKSANA GRIGORIEVA wants their daughter LUCIA to be both musical and bi-lingual.
Quote: "There's only room for one Mrs Gibson in this town - and that title is taken by Joan Collins." Mel Gibson's pregnant girlfriend OKSANA GRIGORIEVA insists the pair has no plans to marry - unlike Collins who is wed to toyboy Percy Gibson.
Quote: "I'm already buying things in gender-neutral colors. It's very cute." Mel Gibson's girlfriend, OKSANA GRIGORIEVA, insists she and the Mad Max star don't want to know the sex of their unborn baby.