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Rita Wilson Thanks Friends and Fans for Their Support After Revealing She Has Breast Cancer

Rita Wilson Thanks Friends and Fans for Their Support After Revealing She Has Breast Cancer

Originally posted 04/15/2015 06:00PM

After receiving an outpouring of support from friends and fans in the wake of her breast cancer announcement, Rita Wilson took to Twitter on Monday to thank her thousands of well-wishers.

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Inside Rita Wilson's Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment

Originally posted 04/14/2015 10:40PM

[BRIGHTCOVE "20915554" "" "" "auto"] When Rita Wilson revealed exclusively to PEOPLE that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer, she stressed the importance of early detection and seeking a second opinion as keys to her own recovery.

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Stars Tweet Messages of Support to Rita Wilson After She Reveals Breast Cancer Diagnosis 

Stars Tweet Messages of Support to Rita Wilson After She Reveals Breast Cancer Diagnosis 

Originally posted 04/14/2015 01:00PM

On Tuesday morning, Rita Wilson shared some very personal news – the actress, 58, was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and has just undergone a double mastectomy, as well as reconstructive surgery.

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Rita Wilson Has Breast Cancer, Undergoes Double Mastectomy and Reconstructive Surgery

Rita Wilson Has Breast Cancer, Undergoes Double Mastectomy and Reconstructive Surgery

Originally posted 04/14/2015 08:30AM

Rita Wilson is sharing some difficult and very personal news: she was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and has undergone a double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery.

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Rita Wilson Debuts New Music Video: 'Girls Night In'

Originally posted 03/16/2015 07:15AM

Want to have a "Girls Night In?"

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Rita Wilson on Her Family's New Diet: 'We've Really Cut Back a Lot on Sugar'

Rita Wilson on Her Family's New Diet: 'We've Really Cut Back a Lot on Sugar'

Originally posted 05/12/2014 07:50AM

See how Wilson and husband Tom Hanks are staying fit after the actor's diabetes diagnosis

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Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson Give a Standing Ovation in L.A. | Rita Wilson, Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson Give a Standing Ovation in L.A.

Originally posted 11/20/2012 06:00AM

Hanks a lot!

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson enjoyed a live performance of Room 105 – The Highs and Lows of Janis Joplin at the MACHA Theater in West Hollywood on Sunday.

Sporting a mustache, Hanks and Wilson entered the theater from the parking lot side entrance just before the show began, avoiding the lobby, an onlooker tells PEOPLE.

The couple then took their seats – stopping to chat with the older couple sitting behind them.

"Wilson clapped vigorously after each song but Hanks was much more reserved with his applause," the source adds. "There was no hand holding or major interaction between the two during the show."

But "both took part in the standing ovation" and as the couple left the theater, an elderly woman told Hanks "I love you." "He gave her a hug and spoke with her briefly before leaving," the source says.

– Patrick Gomez

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Pink Trades Sweatpants for Breast Cancer Benefit in L.A. | Pink

Pink Trades Sweatpants for Breast Cancer Benefit in L.A.

Originally posted 11/14/2012 06:00AM

Pink took a break from mommy duties to perform at Sony Studios in Culver City,Calif., benefitting the Margie Petersen Breast Center at Saint John's Health Center on Monday.

The "Blow Me (One Last Kiss)" singer wore a black long-sleeved top and a black leather skirt to perform an 11-song set. The star-studded audience included Heather Locklear, Valerie Bertinelli, Melanie Griffith and Rita Wilson.

"It's been a while since I sang. I'm usually in sweatpants singing 'Shoo Fly, Don't Bother Me,'" joked the mother of 17-month-old old Willow.

Earlier in the night, Locklear and Bertinelli were seen sitting together and chatting in the VIP area close to the stage.

Guests at the event enjoyed hors d'oeuvres by Wolfgang Puck, including tuna tartare, crab cakes, mini sliders, and fire-roasted eggplant tarts, as well as cocktails and Stella Artois.


– Gabrielle Olya

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Jen & Justin Share Cozy Dinner with Courteney Cox

Jennifer Aniston & Justin Theroux Share Cozy Dinner with Courteney Cox

Originally posted 08/29/2012 06:00PM

If you wanna be my lover, you gotta get with my Friends!

Jennifer Aniston and fiancé Justin Theroux stepped out for a cozy dinner with Courteney Cox at the Sunset Tower Hotel's Tower Bar on Monday.

"Jennifer looked adorable!" an onlooker tells PEOPLE. "She looked so pulled together and very chic. She was dressed casually, but in heels."

Aniston recently returned to L.A. during a break from filming We're the Millers in North Carolina with Jason Sudeikis.

"They were very calm and carrying on a regular dinner conversation," the source adds. "Jennifer had a big smile on her face. She and Justin both looked very happy."

It was the first time Aniston and Theroux have been seen out together since their Aug. 12 engagement.

The Sunset Tower holds fond memories for the couple. It's where Aniston and Theroux were first spotted out together publicly when they shared a three-hour casual dinner back in May 2011.

After dinner, the trio greeted designer Tom Ford, seated at a nearby table with Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson – who double dated with Aniston and Theroux last April – and several others. Ford was celebrating his 51st birthday.
– Paul Chi

Rita Wilson Films Nostalgic Music Video for 'Come See About Me'

Originally posted 04/17/2012 03:30PM



Rita Wilson is a lot of things: an actress, producer, mother and one half of one of Hollywood's most enduring couples with husband Tom Hanks. She's also a singer with a new album coming out.

PEOPLE.com has a first look at her newest video, "Come See About Me" in support of her album AM/FM, which will be released May 8.

On the album, Wilson taps into her own nostalgia of growing up listening to music and evokes memories of the 60s and 70s.

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