Paul Anka under ice-cube attack from enraged wifeDecember 15th, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, December 14 (ANI): Paul Anka, who first became famous as a teen idol in the late 1950s and 1960s with hits like Put Your Head on My Shoulder, was allegedly hit with a chunk of ice by his enraged wife, Anna, following a domestic dispute last month.
Reports suggest that Anna struck the Canadian singer with an ice-cube on his skull at their Californian residence, opening such a large slash that Anka had to go to hospital.
While the 67-year-old declined to press charges, his 29-years-junior wife had been hauled to prison under the states domestic-violence laws by the Ventura County Sheriff’’s officers.
Charges against the former Miss Sweden, who played a bikini girl in the movie Dumb & Dumber, had not been pursued by the Ventura prosecutors.
“It was a stupid little event, it was nothing,” the New York Post quoted Anka as telling TMZ.com
The actor had penned the theme for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, Tom Jones” biggest hit “She’’s A Lady,” and the English lyrics for Frank Sinatra’’s signature song “My Way.” (ANI)
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