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British actor Bob Hoskins has announced his retirement after being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.

In a statement, the 69-year-old star of such films as “Who Framed Roger Rabbit?” and “Hook,” thanked his fans, telling them that he had had a “wonderful career.”

Hoskins revealed that he was diagnosed with the condition last fall. His most recent screen role was as the blind dwarf Muir, who recognizes that Kristen Stewart is the one… Continue reading Bob Hoskins Retirement: Actor Calls It Quits After Parkinson's Diagnosis

Rep: Halle Berry Quits Film To Fight For Custody

Halle Berry has pulled out of a film job to prepare for a custody fight over her young daughter.. . A spokeswoman for the Oscar-winning actress … Continue reading Rep: Halle Berry Quits Film To Fight For Custody

Olbermann Out! On Friday, controversial, left-leaning newsman Keith Olbermann signed off as host of MSNBC’s Countdown with Keith Olbermann for the final time. Olbermann is leaving the cable network — effective immediately. The flame-tempered Olbermann had hosted Countdown since 2003. Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy In a statement [...] Continue reading Keith Olbermann Leaving MSNBC — “Countdown With Keith Olbermann” Host Quits After Seven Years

Australian Open: Nadal barely tested as injured opponent quits

Rafael Nadal252 150x150 Australian Open: Nadal barely tested as injured opponent quitsRafael Nadal booked easy passage into the second round of the Australian Open Tuesday, with the Spanish top seed showing no mercy against Marcos Daniel as the Brazilian quit trailing 6-0, 5-0 with a knee injury. Nadal, bidding for a fourth consecutive Grand Slam title, needed just three-quarters of an hour to advance against his [...] Continue reading Australian Open: Nadal barely tested as injured opponent quits

Love seems to be alluding Love Guru Jenny McCarthy. The author and TV personality has ended her romance with professional bodybuilder Jason Toohey after just four months. “They remain good friends,” a rep for McCarthy told Us Magazine Wednesday. Toohey is an ex fitness model and the owner of an eye mask treatment product, which [...] Continue reading Jenny McCarthy Calls It Quits With Jason Toohey