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George Clooney was thrown off his motorcycle several yards into the air after a car veered suddenly into his lane. His spokesperson said he’s fine and recovering at home. Clooney was in Sardinia, Italy, filming a TV miniseries adapted from the novel ‘Catch-22.’
Actress Octavia Spencer revealed that Jessica Chastain helped her earn five times her salary by tying their earnings together for an upcoming comedy they’re making. Chastain, who has been a vocal critic of the pay disparity in Hollywood, instigated a “bidding war” on the project.
Former star of the hit TV drama 'St. Elsewhere,' actor/director Denzel Washington has earned popular and critical acclaim for his roles in an array of feature films, including 'Glory,' 'Malcolm X,' 'Training Day,' 'American Gangster,' 'Flight' and 'Fences.'
Oscar-winning actor Daniel Day-Lewis has announced his retirement. A spokeswoman said in a statement: “Daniel Day-Lewis will no longer be working as an actor. He is immensely grateful to all of his collaborators and audiences over the many years. This is a private decision and neither he nor his representatives will make any further comment on this subject. ”
Robert De Niro apologized to Canadians for Donald Trump’s behavior at the G7 following an f-bomb filled rant at last week’s Tony Awards. Meanwhile, his Broadway show, ‘A Bronx Tale,’ was interrupted by a Trump protester, while the president criticized the film star’s IQ on Twitter.
Five days after the ‘Daily Beast’ revealed an organized crime ring defrauded McDonald’s out of millions of dollars by rigging its yearly Monopoly promotion, Ben Affleck will direct and Matt Damon will star in a film on the crime, ‘Deadline’ reports. Details are still scant.