"Deeply ashamed" of his affair, the star reacts in London. Plus: Denise Richards, Jessica Simpson, Angelina Jolie and more

ON THE MEND

Also on Wednesday, in his first public appearance since being hospitalized last week with viral meningitis, Brad Pitt attends the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's Annual Installation luncheon, where he accepted a $250,000 check on behalf of the Film Foundation Inc.