(ANI): Hugh Grant has revealed that he was drunk when he bought the
Andy Warhol painting of Dame Elizabeth Taylor which he later sold
off on 11-million-pound profit.
Grant decided to meet his brother in New York on a Concorde
flight with his dad after drinking at a meal. The trip saw Grant
taking home the Warhol piece for 2million pounds, which went out
for 13million pounds at a 2007 auction.
"I'd been having a drunken dinner with my father the night
before and I said, 'We ought to go see my brother Jamie. You know,
the Concorde's amazing'," the Daily Star quoted Grant as saying.
"We had lunch, drank a lot of beer. And I was thinking about some
stuff in the Sotheby's auction and I saw the Liz Taylor," he