Val Kilmer finally confirmed numerous reports that he was battling cancer during a recent AMA on Reddit. The actor had never acknowledged the rumors as legitimate, but now confirms that he has had a…
Variety has been given exclusive access to the trailer to “Chemo,” an unconventional love story. The film world premieres at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival, which kicks off Friday. Bartek Prokopowicz…
Ray Manzarek, the keyboardist who was a founding member of The Doors, has died. He was 74.
In a new op-ed piece for the New York Times, actress Angelina Jolie revealed that she recently underwent a double mastectomy in order to prevent what she describes as an 87% chance of breast cancer.
Film critic Roger Ebert was not only the first film critic to win a Pulitzer Prize, but one of the only critics known to the general public, thanks to his long-running movie review shows such as…
No one should have to go through cancer alone. That was the sentiment that drove Dick Lippin six years ago as he sought to establish a tribute to his wife of 34 years, music PR maven Ronnie Lippin…
"I am a big proponent of laughter, and I really believe that laughter can heal," says Noreen Fraser, founder of the Noreen Fraser Foundation and its signature charity event, Variety's Power of Comedy…
Gwyneth Paltrow, Julia Roberts and Matt Damon are among stars skedded for "Stand Up to Cancer's" third primetime television special.
As the kid component of CBS' hit sitcom "Two and Half Men," Angus T. Jones has been going toe-to-toe with Emmy winner Jon Cryer and, until recently, Charlie Sheen.
Laura Ziskin, a trailblazer among femme film producers and a forceful advocate for health and environmental issues, died Sunday of breast cancer at her home in Santa Monica, Calif. She was 61.
ABC, CBS and NBC will simulcast the second live Stand Up to Cancer telethon at 8 p.m. Sept. 10.