09:07 PM EDT 07/24/2014
Originally posted 07/16/2013 01:00PM
Acting is a tough business, but Tom Cruise assured a group of aspiring actors on Sunday that it doesn't have to be Mission: Impossible.
The A-list star, 51, made an unannounced appearance at The Joanne Baron & D.W. Brown Studio graduation this weekend, and delivered an inspiring speech to its shocked graduates, according to the New York Post and fans on Twitter.
The speech touched on how the mega-star got the acting bug, made inroads in the business, and offered advice on staying humble after that first big break.
Originally posted 07/06/2013 08:55AM
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Originally posted 06/28/2013 11:15AM
Who makes the Top 5 list of the greatest lovers ever for Cher?
Tom Cruise, she dished, name-checking her former flame, with whom she had an affair in the '80s, long before he was married to first wife Mimi Rogers and went on to become a global film star.
Appearing as a guest on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live in a segment dubbed "Truth or Cher," the singer and Academy Award-winning actress, 67, participated a bit of kiss-and-tell about her famous love life with show host Andy Cohen, who asked for a list of her best lovers over the years.
"Well, a lot of them kind of came in first," Cher demurred before noting unabashedly, "I had just the greatest lovers ever."
Originally posted 05/29/2013 10:10AM
Now that he's officially retired, David Beckham has all the time in the world to hang out with his loved ones.
On Tuesday night, the soccer stud took in a hockey game in Los Angeles with his adorable daughter Harper, who turns 2 in July, in tow. And the daddy-daughter duo caught the attention of somebody at the Staples Center, where the Los Angeles Kings played the San Jose Sharks during the NHL playoffs.
The two were captured in a tender moment by the "KissCam."
Originally posted 05/24/2013 11:15AM
Stars on ice!
The NHL's Stanley Cup Playoffs saw a lot of celebrity love Thursday with actors and their famililes turning out across the country turning out to enthusiastically support their respective teams.
In Los Angeles, single guy Tom Cruise, 50, high-fived producer Jerry Bruckheimer, who joined director Jason Reitman at a Thursday game to cheer on a 3-0 win against the San Jose Sharks.
Also in attendance at the Western Conference semi-final game: Ryan O'Neal, who enjoyed a sports outing with son Patrick.
Originally posted 05/17/2013 08:20AM
Dick Trickle, whose larger-than-life personality and penchant for fun won him legions of fans despite a lack of success beyond the nation's small tracks, died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, authorities said. He was 71.
The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office said authorities received a call believed to be from Trickle, who said "there would be a dead body and it would be his." Authorities tried to call the number back, but no one answered.
Trickle's body was found near his pickup truck at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Boger City, N.C., about 40 miles northwest of Charlotte. Sheriff's Lieutenant Tim Johnson said foul play was not suspected.
Originally posted 04/18/2013 09:10AM
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Originally posted 04/11/2013 01:05PM
Is there a star who loves his fans more than Tom Cruise?
The 50-year-old actor spent a whopping three-plus hours fist-bumping, snapping pictures and high-fiving the massive crowd that assembled on Hollywood Boulevard Wednesday night for the L.A. premiere of his new sci-fi film, Oblivion.
But while he happily chatted with fans, the megastar – who, contrary to reports, did not talk about his 2012 divorce from Katie Holmes in a German magazine this week – smoothly deflected a question about whether he is open to finding love again.
"Right now, all I'm thinking about is Oblivion!" he told PEOPLE.
Originally posted 04/09/2013 01:00PM
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Originally posted 03/25/2013 07:30PM
It was another mother-daughter bonding day for Katie Holmes and daughter, Suri Cruise.
The actress, 34, couldn't hide her smile on Sunday at Disney World's Magic Kingdom Park in Orlando, Fla., where she took her little one, 6½, on a carousel ride.
Clad in a dress and sweater, with a green polka-dot backpack, Holmes snapped photos of Cruise on her cell phone while sitting on a carousel horse.
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