Joan Collins Livid With Shirley Jones For Claiming She Was Into Swinging
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Tinseltown icon Joan Collins is reportedly furious with Shirley Jones over claims made about the actress in the former "Partridge Family" star's new book.
TMZ reports that the "Dynasty" star sent a cease-and-desist letter demanding that Jones' book, "Shirley Jones: A Memoir," be removed from stores.
Sources told the website that Collins, 80, is "livid" with Jones for including an anecdote about the first time Jones met Collins back in the late 1960s.
Jones writes that she and then-husband Jack Cassidy went to Collins and her then-husband Tony Newley's home for dinner, and Newley suggested they all get naked and watch porn together. "It was clear what Tony was leading up to -- swinging," Jones writes in her memoir.
Jones claims she turned down the offer, but sources tell TMZ that Collins insists it never happened, and has accused Jones of libel.
Of course, it's a memoir, after all, and Jones didn't just spill the dirt on others, revealing that she and Cassidy
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