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A source has revealed to ABC news that Tony Scott, director of “Top Gun” and “Crimson Tide,” was diagnosed with inoperable brain cancer.

Scott took his own life on Sunday by jumping off a bridge in Los Angeles, California. At approximately 12:35 p.m., several bystanders alerted the authorities that someone had jumped from Vincent Thomas Bridge spanning San Pedro and Terminal Island in Los Angeles Harbor.

“I can confirm that Tony Scott… Continue reading Tony Scott Cancer: Director Had Been Diagnosed With Inoperable Brain Tumor

Joe Frazier in Hospice with Liver Cancer

Frazier fights Ali in 1971; Frazier today (inset)

Popperfoto/Getty; Inset: Sipa

Boxing great Joe Frazier is fighting the battle of a lifetime.

The former World Heavyweight champion, 67, is in a Philadelphia-based hospice suffering from liver cancer, according to reports.

Known for his infamous “Thrilla in Manila” fight against Muhammad Ali, Frazier – nicknamed “Smokin’ Joe” –… Continue reading Joe Frazier in Hospice with Liver Cancer

By Amber Goodhand – Radar Reporter

Giuliana Rancic revealed on Monday that she has breast cancer,  and radio detection and rangingOnline.com has a new video interview of the TV correspondent and her husband Bill Rancic discussing the disease and how they’ve been dealing with it.

“This morning was tough. Actually all weekend was really tough,” Giuliana said on E! News.

“I was going back and forth; should I do this, should I… Continue reading Giuliana Rancic On Breast Cancer Diagnosis: 'I Was A Nervous Wreck'

In honor of October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Lifetime has put together an immense project that unites some of Hollywood’s biggest stars. “Five” is a series of five short films that explore the impact of breast cancer on people’s lives.

The five films are directed by Jennifer Aniston, Alicia Keys, Demi Moore, Patty Jenkins (“Monster”) and Penelope Spheeris (“Wayne’s World”). The stars include Patricia Clarkson, Rosario Dawson, Lyndsy Fonseca, Ginnifer… Continue reading Lifetime's 'Five' marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month with short films

One of the most entertaining films of the fall season arrives in theaters today, and it stars one of the busiest actors working today: Joseph Gordon-Levitt. His career in front of the camera has spanned over two decades, though you could make an argument that he’s currently enjoying the most success he’s ever had, landing roles in blockbusters like Inception and The Dark Knight Rises, as… Continue reading Dialogue: Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Cancer Comedies, Christopher Nolan and Creating Short Films with 300 Other People