Hollywood veteran Mickey Rooney has died, aged 93.
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The young star of J.J. Abrams new sci-fi movie Super 8 has landed the coveted lead in a new adaptation of Mark Twain's Tom Sawyer. Teenager Joel Courtney will play Twain's troublemaker in search of adventure in Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry Finn, which will shoot this summer in Bulgaria, according to Variety.
An emotional handwritten note by author Mark Twain paying tribute to his late daughter has sold at auction for a whopping $242,500 (£164,000).
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HOLLYWOOD, Dec. 22, 2000 -- Hollywood legend Mickey Rooney was listed in good condition Thursday following open heart surgery the day before to clear two artery blockages, Reuters reports. An angiogram test Wednesday at Los Robles Regional Medical Center in Thousand Oaks, Calif., confirmed the blockages, and physicians performed a double coronary bypass operation on the 80-year-old actor, a hospital spokeswoman said. Rooney is the star of films such as "Boys Town," "The Black Stallion," "Babes i
After the success of "The Shawshank Redemption," an adaptation of the Stephen King story set in a prison that received seven Academy Award nominations in 1994, writer-director Frank Darabont was poised to become the next big thing. But the vagaries of Hollywood took over and, over the course of five years, he reportedly made uncredited contributions to the "Star Wars" prequels and the Omaha Beach opening sequences of "Saving Private Ryan." When he did find that elusive follow-up project, it wa
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