Being coordinated at changing face on screen does not equate to being coordinated behind the wheel. Many celebrities who feel they are invincible, perhaps as a side effect of being famous, find themselves in tragic car accidents; some of which are fatal. Perhaps the stars believe their money and fame can protect them from the reality of cold hard steel meeting asphalt. Regardless of why they drive like they do, it is no secret that many celebs have been nailed with DUIs and other misdemeanors behind the wheel. Included here are a few celebrities who have suffered in serious car accidents. [Read more…]
The instances of athletes turned actors isn’t quite as rare as you may think. Matter of fact, it happens a lot.
For example, did you know that Don Gibb, who played Ogre in Revenge of the Nerds, also played for the San Diego Chargers? Some of our most loved Hollywood legends started their lives as athletes. Some of them, you will be very familiar with, and some of them may stump you.
If you’re looking for a good read, and a few things you may not know about a few people that you may know, then you’ve come to the right place. Here is a quick collective list of five athletes that successfully made the jump from sports to Hollywood. [Read more…]
Some of our most loved celebrities throughout the years have fallen victim to the epidemic of addiction, and found a most terminal fate. For some reason, the world loves to hear the stories of how those celebs found their way down that dark road to an out of control addiction. Sometimes it’s just a case of curiousity. For those of you who may be a bit younger, and don’t remember these tragedies first hand, you’ll want to read a bit. Whatever the case may be, here is a collective summary of just a few of our favorite tortured souls and the stories of their ultimate demise.
Elvis was found dead in the bathroom floor of his famous home in Memphis, TN, Graceland. His family has done everything they can to try and cover up his true cause of death, but the press settled upon a heart attack caused from prolonged heavy prescription pill usage. The cool part of this case is that Elvis’s autopsy results were legally sealed until the year 2027. So in a little over ten more years, the truth will be uncovered. It will be very interesting to see what the media does with the results once they are made available to the public. [Read more…]
Hollywood loves a bad boy, and it also has a way of turning good kids into late-night TMZ marathon material. From Britney Spears to Lindsey Lohan to Amanda Bynes, it seems we can’t get enough of starlets falling out of limos or going on drunken rampages. When Justin Beiber gets filmed peeing in a hotel room, the world watches – and loves it!
However, not every Hollywood crime ends in a DUI or a personal injuries claim. Some celebs have more serious rap sheets. Sometimes their fame is enough to gain the public’s favor, while other times, they end up exponentially more hated. This article features two stars who managed to redeem themselves through great personal effort and remain successful today. [Read more…]
The issue of being timeless in Hollywood is constantly sought-after by actors and actresses. In an industry that can make or break you overnight, every individual hopes they will create the performance that lasts an eternity. But reading movie reviews can be daunting as the authors fail to mince their words when they analyze your work. Nearly everyone has their own idea of what a “timeless performance” is, but only a few have been universally recognized. Included here are a few actors who made a name for themselves with timeless acting.
DiCaprio has been a hugely diverse actor since his humble beginnings in 80’s sitcoms to his legendary role in one of the most successful films of all time. DiCaprio is most widely-renowned for his timeless performance as Jack Dawson in the 1997 film, Titanic. DiCaprio was the living embodiment of a young American man in Titanic and created lovestruck young women everywhere with his performance. Since then, DiCaprio has only served to broaden his career with his performance in Inception directed by Christopher Nolan. [Read more…]