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Following Jodie Foster’s Golden Globe speech, during which she indirectly came out as a lesbian for the first time, a number of questions have arisen.
Among them: Who is the father of her sons, 14-year-old and Charles and 12-year-old Kit, whom she co-parents with former partner Cydney Bernard?
Speculation has long been that the late producer Randy Stone, Jodie’s confidante, is the father of the boys, who were by their mom’s side Sunday.
Not surprisingly, given the somewhat pointed nature of her speech, Jodie has never commented on the subject – not even to Charlie and KitMore >
Jodie Foster left some people bewildered, others in tears and everyone rived with a long, wide-ranging and emotional speech at the 2013 Golden Globes.
Honored with the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement Sunday, the actress, 50, addressed everything from her sexuality to her ailing mother.Jodie Foster Golden Globes Speech
“While I’m here being all confessional, I guess I just have just a sudden urge to say something that I’ve never really been able to air in public,” she said.
“[It's] a declaration that I’m a little nervous about – but maybe not quite as nervous asMore >
Nearly 14 years after starring in the sci-flick Contact as a scientist/astronomer working for SETI (The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence Institute), Jodie Foster might be closer to aliens than we all thought.
Foster is among thousands who raised $200,000 to re-open the Allen Telescope Array (ATA), which are 42 radio dishes at the Hat Creek Radio Observatory ( 290 miles northeast of San Francisco, California). The telescopes search space for potential extraterrestrial life and SETI operates them telescopes 24 hours per day.
They were initially shut down as SETI lost their publicMore >
In a new interview with Deadline Hollywood, Mel Gibson has finally broken his silence over the infamous tapes of him berating Oksana Grigorieva last year.
While shrugging off criticism, he takes responsibility for his behavior.
Of the Mel Gibson tapes, the troubled actor says this: “It’s one terribly awful moment in time, said to one person in the span of one day, and doesn’t represent what I truly believe or how I’ve treated people my entire life.”
Mel also stresses to Deadline that “I’ve never treated anyone badly or in a discriminatory way based on their gender, race, religion orMore >
Make no mistake: Oscar nominee Jennifer Lawrence is not just a pretty face.
But also make no mistake: She has a very pretty face, among other attributes.
Wearing a sexy Chloe two-piece and D&G sandals, the 20-year-old actress shows off her enviable bikini body in GQ’s May issue. Take a look:
“There are a lot of young American actors now who haven’t got technique,” Matthew Vaughn, who directed her in this summer’s X-Men: First Class, tells GQ.
“And to be blunt, a lot of these kids assume that just by having a good set of teeth and tits, smiling for the camera’s enough. I need someone whoMore >
[HMG Celebrity News] – Following the global domination of ‘When Harry Met Sally’ Meg Ryan became one of the most popular stars in all of Hollywood. But her next film ‘Into the Beautiful’ sees her follow the lead of Drew Barrymore and Jodie Foster and become the director.
Described by Variety as ‘a contemporary ‘Big Chill’ with long-time friends reconnecting,’ the new film is being produced by Wendy Fineman who co-produced ‘The Devil Wears Prada’ in 2006, and Wendy sounds eager to start;
“I’m often drawn to pictures that make you laugh and cry,” she told the scribes. “I think this is theMore >
They say good friends are hard to find. If you’re Mel Gibson, they’ve gotta be really scarce these days. Luckily, fellow star Jodie Foster has somehow stuck by him.
That makes one person in Hollywood.
Her new directorial effort, The Beaver, stars Mel as a mentally ill guy communicating through a beaver puppet. Seriously, this is a real movie. Watch the trailer:
Continued here: Leave it to (Mel Gibson in the) Beaver (Trailer)!
It looks like Mel Gibson will actually be starring in something other than crass phone meltdowns again soon. The actor will have a cameo in The Hangover 2.
The troubled actor “will make a cameo as a tattoo artist. Filming is taking place on the Warner Bros. lot, and Mel is expected to film his role in two weeks.”
A Bangkok set has been constructed in L.A, but the production will move to Thailand to film on location there the end of October. Sans Mel, of course.
Mel has been battling Oksana Grigorieva for custody of their daughter, and his stunning phone calls to her have been hugelyMore >
According to a police report, the incident happened May 29 when the boy tried to photograph Foster, who carefully guards her privacy, at The Grove outdoor mall, where the actress was seeing a film with her two young sons, Charles, 11, and eight-year-old Christopher.
The alleged victim’s father, who did not want to be named, said that Foster attacked his 17-year-old son in the shopping center’s car lot.
He said: ‘My son was with his girlfriendMore >
He hates Jewish people, Blacks and woman, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that Mel Gibson is now watching as some of his best, long-time friends, turn their backs on the one-time Hollywood “it” man.
One source told Rob Shuter of PopEater that “Mel is in a very dark place.”
That same source went on to state:
“None of his friends, even those who have defended him in the past, want anything to do with him publicly or privately.”
Gibson spread anti-semitic rants in 2006, yet his closest friends, including Jodie Foster stood by him, Foster went as far as to say:
“Is he an