Stars shell out an arm and a leg! MEGA INSURANCE DEALS
OUR biggest stars are spending fortunes insuring their famous bodies.
Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has his prized pins covered for a whopping £109million.
But even that was dwarfed by the £147m policy David Beckham, inset, took out on his legs at the height of his career.
The deal was thought to be the biggest in sports history – so big it had to be covered by multiple companies. But the footy stars’ cover is dwarfed by the £750m price diva Mariah Carey put on her powerhouse vocal chords and legs. And Jennifer Lopez rated her rump at a mega
Poor Kylie’s delicious derriere doesn’t come close, with a mere
£2m cover on her famous asset. Pretty Woman Julia Roberts’ megawatt smile is protected to the tune of £23m.
And Bond star Daniel Craig has £7m covering his buff bod. The wackier policies covered everything from tongues to ’taches.
Sex Bomb Tom Jones reckoned his appeal was down to his luscious chest hair – so much so he landed a £3.5m policy for the rug. Kiss frontman Gene Simmons has a £500,000 bounty on his famous giant tongue.
And 80s Aussie cricketer Merv Hughes’ massive moustache was said to be covered for
Formula One racer Fernando Alonso even had a £9m price for his thumbs as part of his old deal with Ferrari.
Nick Heath of insurance firm Make It Cheaper said: “When your income is based on physical attributes, either sporting, musical or just aesthetically, it’s more than understandable celebrities want to protect their livelihood with these huge insurance premiums, should they ever become damaged.” MARIAH CAREY’S legs & vocal chords JENNIFER LOPEZ’S bum
DAVID BECKHAM’S legs CRISTIANO RONALDO’S legs MICHAEL FLATLEY’S legs and feet JULIA ROBERTS’ smile
BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN’S chords
GENE SIMMONS’ DOLLY PARTON’S
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