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US singer and actor LL Cool J. ©REUTERS/Jim Ruymen
LL Cool J leaves intruder with broken bones

An alleged burglar was left with a broken nose, jaw and ribs after US rapper-actor LL Cool J confronted the intruder in the kitchen of his Los Angeles home.

LL Cool J leaves intruder with broken bones
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Syphilis scare prompts call to halt US porn shoots

Reports of several cases of syphilis among porn actors in California has prompted a trade group to call for a temporary halt to shooting in the lucrative US adult film industry.

Syphilis scare prompts call to halt US porn shoots
Jason Statham, Bauyrzhan Abishev and Sylvester Sallone. Photo courtesy of Bauyrzhan Abishev
Kazakhstan stunt actor fights Stallone in The Expendables-2

Kazakhstan stunt artist Bauyrzhan Abishev told about his experience of working with Hollywood stars.

Kazakhstan stunt actor fights Stallone in The Expendables-2
Pierce Brosnan. ©REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
Pierce Brosnan among fans at Paris Madonna concert

Irish actor Pierce Brosnan, star of Roman Polanski's "The Ghost Writer" and a former James Bond incarnation, was among some 2,700 fans cheering US pop icon Madonna at her Paris concert Thursday.

Pierce Brosnan among fans at Paris Madonna concert
 Sherman Hemsley. Photo courtesy of essence.com
'Jeffersons' actor Hemsley dies at 74

Actor Sherman Hemsley, who rose to fame in the 1970s as the wise-cracking father in the hit sitcom "The Jeffersons," has died at the age of 74.

'Jeffersons' actor Hemsley dies at 74
Cruise slams 'grotesque' report about daughter
Cruise slams 'grotesque' report about daughter

Tom Cruise's lawyer condemned as "grotesquely false" Wednesday a report that the Hollywood star had abandoned his six-year-old daughter amid the shock of his wife's divorce bombshell.

Cruise slams 'grotesque' report about daughter
Stallone urges end to 'speculation' about son's death
Stallone urges end to 'speculation' about son's death

US screen actor Sylvester Stallone said Monday there was "no greater pain" than losing a child, and called for an end to speculation about the death of his eldest son Sage last week.

Stallone urges end to 'speculation' about son's death
Sylvester Stallone and his son Sage. Photo courtesy of filmweb.pl
Sylvester Stallone 'devastated' by son's death

Sylvester Stallone was described as "devastated" Friday after his 36-year-old son Sage, who is also an actor, was found dead.

Sylvester Stallone 'devastated' by son's death
Cruise, Holmes agree split, vow to 'respect beliefs'
Cruise, Holmes agree split, vow to 'respect beliefs'

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes have reached a "private" settlement less than two weeks after she announced their bombshell divorce -- and vowed Monday to honor each other's beliefs over their daughter.

Cruise, Holmes agree split, vow to 'respect beliefs'
Oscar-winning actor Borgnine dead at 95
Oscar-winning actor Borgnine dead at 95

Veteran actor Ernest Borgnine, the star of dozens of films and television shows who won an Oscar for his portrayal of a shy butcher in love in "Marty".

Oscar-winning actor Borgnine dead at 95
Eric Sykes. Photo courtesy of davidchancellor.com
British comedy legend Sykes dies aged 89

Eric Sykes, a giant of British comedy for sixty years and a familiar face to fans of the Harry Potter films, has died aged 89, his manager announced on Wednesday.

British comedy legend Sykes dies aged 89
Tom Cruise. ©REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
Mission Impossible? Tom Cruise under fire at 50

Tom Cruise was named the highest paid actor in Hollywood on Tuesday, on his 50th birthday -- but the "Mission Impossible" star has little to celebrate.

Mission Impossible? Tom Cruise under fire at 50
American actor Lane Davies. Photo courtesy of lostfilm.info
Mason from Santa Barbara to star in Kazakhstan soap

American actor Lane Davies will be starring in Kazakhstan TV series.

Mason from Santa Barbara to star in Kazakhstan soap
Armand Assante. ©Vladimir Dmitriyev
Armand Assante's Dialogue from the Steppes bests in the American Film Festival

Dialogue from the Steppes, a film about Kazakhstan by Armand Assante,was named the best short documentary in Gasparilla Film Festival

Armand Assante's Dialogue from the Steppes bests in the American Film Festival
Peter O'Toole. Photo courtesy of movies.ee
Legendary Peter O'Toole got into intensive care in Kazakhstan

O'Toole, 79, was delivered to our hospital on Tuesday, October 4, in a very difficult condition: Doctor.

Legendary Peter O'Toole got into intensive care in Kazakhstan
Dauren Mussa and Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa. ©Vladimir Dmitriyev
Kazakhstan filmmakers plan to conquer the world

Kazakhstan filmmaking group led by General Producer Dauren Mussa started shooting a new Kazakhstan movie called All The World At Your Feet.

Kazakhstan filmmakers plan to conquer the world
Cameron Diaz. Photo courtesy of etoday.ru
Cameron Diaz arrived in Astana incognito

Hollywood actress Cameron Diaz arrived in Astana incognito to taste national delicacies.

Cameron Diaz arrived in Astana incognito