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The 86-year-old, who starred alongside Marlon Brando, Cary Grant and Frank Sinatra, tells Desert Island Discs today that she used to cheat to win and this caused the wrath of Welsh actor Richard, with who starred in The Voyage and a TV remake of Brief Encounter in 1974, Sophia was asked by hostess Lauren Laverne if she always wanted to win Scrabble games and she mischievously said, “Because I cheated, I loved to cheat because I was having fun, it was fun “

When asked if this ever got her in trouble, she replied, “Yes, Richard Burton I hit him a lot and when he found out I was cheating he said,” I won’t play with you again””

Sophia remembered that working with Charlie Chaplin was “one of the greatest” times of her life. 1967 saw his unique directing style with Marlon Brando in A Countess From Hong Kong

Sophia said, “If he didn’t think you were doing it right, he played the scene and said,” Look carefully and just do what I do “” But Brando was reportedly outraged and threatened to stop

Sophia also told the Radio 4 show how she turned down a marriage proposal from Cary Grant when she was engaged to Italian film producer Carlo Ponti at the time and also wanted to avoid slingshots on the set

For her key figure, the star chose Caruso, sung by Lucio Dalla, while her luxury item was a pizza oven

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Sophia Loren

World News – GB – Sophia Loren cheated on co-star Richard Burton in a game of Scrabble

Source: https://www.express.co.uk/celebrity-news/1400666/italian-actress-sophia-loren-cheats-board-games-scrabble