Thursday, January 24, 2008

Heath Ledger Found Dead

The famous actor Heath Ledger was found dead in the New York apartment in Manhattan on Tuesday evening. The probable cause of death- drugs overdose, doctors called. The actor was 28 years old.

Australian actor has shown himself in Hollywood after starring in the movie "10 Things I Hate About You". He got the world fame when he played the primary role in the adventure movie of Brian Helgelenda "The Dark Knight", after which he was being invited to play only the main roles. The list of films with him include "The Patriot" by Ronald Emmeriha, "Monster's Ball", "The Brothers Grimm", "Casanova". The starring in the picture "Brokeback Mountain" brought him a nomination for the Oscar award for the best performance of the main male role. Last year, he played Bob Dylan in the film-biography "I'm Not There".

Saturday, January 12, 2008

Nicole Richie gives Birth to a Baby Girl

The famous Nicole Richie and her rock-singer boyfriend became the parents of a daughter in Los Angeles on Friday, January 11 - People magazine reported.

Harlow Winter Kate Madden was born at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, People said, quoting a spokesman for Richie's manager. It is the first child for Richie, 26, and Joel Madden, 28, the lead singer of pop-punk band Good Charlotte.

Richie, the adopted daughter of singer Lionel Richie, has become a tabloid staple in recent years on account of her party-hopping lifestyle, stick-thin figure, and fractured friendship with Paris Hilton, her co-star in the reality TV series "The Simple Life."

The pregnant Richie spent an hour in a Los Angeles jail in August after being sentenced to four days for driving the wrong way on a Los Angeles freeway while under the influence of drugs. Prison overcrowding in Los Angeles County means nonviolent offenders often spend only a fraction of their sentences behind bars.