Denise Richards signs deal with UPN

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 1 (UPI) -- Actress Denise Richards has signed a deal with UPN to star in an upcoming TV series, The Hollywood Reporter said Wednesday.

Freeman huge fan of 'Big Bounce' author

WAIKIKI, Hawaii, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Morgan Freeman agreed to star in the film "The Big Bounce" mainly because he is a huge fan of the novel's author, Freeman told reporters in Hawaii.

People's Choice nods equal good news

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 7 (UPI) -- For actress Kathryn Morris from the new CBS drama "Cold Case," getting a People's Choice award nod means viewers are watching, she said.

Saddam capture recalls 'Red Dawn' film

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- The capture of Saddam Hussein near his hometown recalled the 1984 cult-favorite film "Red Dawn," because of terms used, but not with the same level of violence.

Sheen, Richards to play parents

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Charlie Sheen and Denise Richards are set to play the role of parents, for real, Zap2it.com reported Tuesday.

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, Sept. 3, the 246th day of 2003 with 119 to follow.
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'War Stories:' Hollywood to the rescue

WASHINGTON, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Hollywood, it would appear, is always ready to jump to the rescue of the American public, allowing celluloid to succeed when reality fails.

Hollywood Analysis: Nepotism a problem?

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- Some critics are alarmed by what appears to be increasing nepotism in politics, but wait until they get a load of what's going on in show business.
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Nick Nolte DUI arraignment postponed

MALIBU, Calif., Oct. 28 (UPI) -- A judge in Malibu postponed actor Nick Nolte's arraignment Monday on misdemeanor DUI charges, stemming from Nolte's arrest on Sept. 11 while driving on Pacific

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Sept. 3, the 246th day of 2002 with 119 to follow.
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'ALLY MCBEAL' "Ally McBeal" creator and producer David E. Kelley is pulling the plug on the show, according to Daily Variety. Kelley reportedly told the cast and crew about his decision Wednesday.
By United Press International

Nominees announced for 2002 ALMAS

LOS ANGELES, April 17 (UPI) -- The National Council of La Raza has announced the nominations for the 2002 American Latino Media Arts (ALMA) Awards, honoring outstanding achievement by Latinos
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter
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Charlie Sheen
Actor Charlie Sheen arrives for the taping of the "Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen", at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, California on September 10, 2011. UPI/Jonathan Alcorn

Carlos Irwin Estevez (born September 3, 1965), better known by his stage name Charlie Sheen, is an American film and television actor. He is the youngest son of actor Martin Sheen.

His character roles in films have included Chris Taylor in the 1986 Vietnam War drama Platoon, Jake Kesey in the 1986 film The Wraith, and Bud Fox in the 1987 film Wall Street. His career has also included more comedic films such as Major League, the Hot Shots! films, and Scary Movie 3 and Scary Movie 4. On television, Sheen is known for his roles on two sitcoms: as Charlie Crawford on Spin City and as Charlie Harper on Two and a Half Men. In 2010, Sheen was the highest paid actor on television, earning US$1.8 million per episode of Two and a Half Men.

Sheen's personal life has also made headlines, including reports about alcohol and drug abuse and marital problems as well as allegations of domestic violence. He was fired from his role on Two and a Half Men by CBS and Warner Bros. on March 7, 2011. Sheen subsequently announced a nationwide tour.

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