Marlon Brando's Harley Is for Sale

Want to truly feel like The Wild One?

Marlon Brando’s 1969 personally owned Harley-Davidson is for sale.

The motorcycle of the Oscar-winning actor – whose iconic portrayal of motorcycle gang leader Johnny Strabler in the 1953 film is considered to be the original outlaw biker – hits the auction block June 27 in Beverly Hills.

Oscar No-Shows: 9 Winners Who Weren't There to Accept the Big Award

The Oscars sum up Hollywood quite tidily: The most popular people get together to find out who has been selected as being especially notable, and then everyone claps. If you’re the type who likes attention – and let’s face it, most who excel in Hollywood do – getting that moment onstage is a dream come true.

Weird Oscar: The Strangest Moments at Hollywood's Biggest Night

The Academy Awards offer a huge, guaranteed audience of both industry and civilian fans. That makes it a unique opportunity for stars and non-stars alike to act out with the assurance that someone, somewhere will be paying attention to them.

And this has happened a lot.

As we approach the 87th Academy Awards, let’s take a look back at some of the strangest moments to grace Oscar night.

Johnny Depp Finds Newfound Acting Freedom in 'Not Giving a F---'

Johnny Depp says he’s liberated himself from a longtime personal burden of often caring too much about his acting by following the artistic philosophy of the late Marlon Brando.

In doing so, he has no fear to take on projects that critics – or even himself – might otherwise poo-poo, although he admits that his busy career has him dashing at a “schizophrenic” pace.

The Godfather Mansion Hits the Market for Almost $3 Million

After Lauren Bacall's Passing, Every Hollywood Legend Name-Checked in 'Vogue' Is Dead

The Godfather That Could Have Been: Francis Ford Coppola's Hand-Written Casting Notes

Today, the notion of casting The Godfather differently verges on heresy, but a list of actors hand-written by director Francis Ford Coppola himself offers a look at a parallel-dimension version of the mafia classic.

Laurence Olivier in the titular Godfather role instead of Marlon Brando?

Dustin Hoffman or Martin Sheen as Michael Corleone instead of Al Pacino?

Ben Gazzara or John Saxon as Sonny instead of James Caan? (“Jimmy,” per Coppola’s notes.)

Cynthia Lynn, Hogan's Heroes Actress, Dies

Cynthia Lynn, one of the last surviving cast members of the 1965-71 sitcom Hogan’s Heroes, died Monday in Los Angeles after suffering from hepatitis, reports Variety. She was 76.

James Franco Empathizes with Shia LaBeouf's Acting Out

Let’s hope it’s performance art, and not a psychological problem.

That is James Franco’s view of Shia LaBeouf’s recent behavior, as put forth in a thoughtful, empathetic op-ed piece Franco published Thursday in The New York Times.

Brad Pitt Looks Better at 50 Than Any Other Man Who Has Ever Lived

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