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Los Angeles, May 15 - Actor Michael Douglas says for nine months doctors could not find out that he has cancer and kept giving him antibiotics.
The actor, married to Catherine Zeta Jones, suffered from throat cancer in 2010.
"I knew something was wrong... my tooth was really sore, and I thought I had an infection. I had two rounds of appointments with ear-nose-and-throat doctors and periodontists. They each gave me antibiotics," mirror. co. uk quoted Douglas.
London, Sep 9 : Actor Michael Douglas will be honoured with Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film.
The Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film serves as a fundraiser for the 27th edition of Santa Barbara International Film Festival which will start Jan 26 2012.
Douglas, 66, will receive the award, which is named after his movie legend father Kirk, at a gala dinner in California Oct 11 this year.
There is some good news for Michael Douglas fans as he has finally recovered from cancer. Douglas fans were quite sad when he announced that he was on the late stage of throat cancer. Douglas has added that the chemotherapy and the radiation sessions have worked in his favour and he is finally free from the life threatening disease. Dr. Bert W.
Michael Douglas has nerves made of steel after his stage 4 throat cancer diagnosis. In a recent interview to the Hollywood Reporter; Douglas commented that he has already started gearing up for his next role.
Michael Douglas’ doctors are getting worried about his throat cancer. Reports suggest that the chemotherapy has been stepped up over the last few days and doctors predict that the odds of survival in this critical health condition are less than 20 percent. The news comes as a shock to all fans of the actor who had absolute faith in the mental strength of Michael Douglas, who during the first stages of treatment was very confident of recovery.
Michael Douglas, who had been in hospital receiving radiation and chemotherapy treatment for throat cancer is back home, said a report released by his publicist. The 66- year-old Oscar winning actor had been diagnosed with stage-4 throat cancer earlier this year. The doctors said that they were hopeful about complete cure despite the disease being a serious one. When asked about the eight-week stay in hospital, all that Michael Douglas managed to say was that, he is glad it has come to an end.
The veteran Hollywood actor, Michael Douglas is absolutely brimming with praises for his step-parents, since the second husband of her mother was just like a "surrogate father", to this future Hollywood star.
This The Wall Street movie series legend’s mother, Diana Dill, divorced Michael’s dad Kirk Douglas, way back in 1951 and married Bill Darrid.
Fox Star Studio India's `Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps' has indeed proved that Gordon Gekko still stands tall when it comes to matters of the financial world. 'Released on Sept 24th, the sequel to Oliver Stone's revolutionary 1987 film Wall Street, has received a tremendous response at the Indian box offices raking in a whopping Rs. 2.3 crore in the opening weekend itself.
Fox's "Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps" has topped the domestic box office with $19 million. This is just good and the producers expect it to earn more revenues soon. This Michael Douglas starrer, Oliver Stone sequel is an exciting financial thriller and it was originally made in the year 1987.
The movie was produced about $57 million. The flick stars the likes of Shia LeBoeuf, Josh Brolin and Carey Mulligan. People might remember Carey from the film "An Education". Carey plays the role of the estranged daughter of Douglas. Micheal plays the role of Gordon Gekko in the film.
Hollywood veteran actor Michael Douglas has channeled the poise of cruel business raider Gordon Gekko as he walked on the red carpet at the premiere of his newest movie, `Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps.'
This Academy Award-winning actor of late announced that he's undergoing operation for throat cancer. He also posed for several photos Monday night in the company of his co-stars like Shia LaBeouf and Carey Mulligan. The movie's director Oliver Stone also joined them. Douglas posed for photos, but never gave an interview.
Shia LaBeouf says Michael Douglas is ‘The Epitome of Strength’ and he will surely win his battle against Stage IV cancer. The young actor says that his ‘Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps’ co-star will get better very soon.
“This One Is For You,Michael” : Percept CEO Shailendra Singh Pays A Tribute To His Ailing Friend, Hollywood Icon Michael DouglasSubmitted by Andy Cooper on Mon, 08/23/2010 - 17:51.
When Shailendra Singh heard about Michael Douglas' throat cancer he was shocked beyond belief.
"Michael has tireless energy. He's so spirited. He once came home for dinner straight after flying through Japan, Thailand into Mumbai and then drove straight to my home where he was quite taken up with Lara Dutta and.. Ram Gopal Varma!"
In fact RGV and Michael Douglas had got into a heated argument over the climax of one of Douglas' films at the same party. Shiva Mani had played with his live band at the party while Michael and Ramu argued loudly.
Michael Douglas and Diandra Luker's son Cameron Douglas has been put on five year imprisonment for dealing methamphetamine and possessing heroin in January last year.
Both Michael Douglas and his ex-wife Luker were present in Tuesday's hearing.
Cameron pleaded guilty to the charges and publicly apologized to his "family and loved ones".
Federal judge Richard Berman did not overlook the two dozen of letters written on his behalf including letters from his father, mother, step mother Catherine Zeta-Jones and grand father Kirk Douglas.
London, Oct 28 : Oscar winning actor Michael Douglas decided to stroll on the streets of Havana while on a four-day tour to the country and surprised all when he posed for snapshots with the locals.
Patricia Rodriguez, an architect at the city historian''''s office, accompanied the star on his walk through the capital city''''s historic district, reports the Daily Express.
Douglas also visited a government tobacco shop, where workers showed him the technique of rolling a Cuban cigar.
Washington, Sept 14 : Michael Douglas wishes he had taken anaesthesia during his knee replacement surgery as the nightmares of the operation still haunt him.
Contactmusic quoted him as saying: "I stayed up for the operation... They gave me a local epidural.
"The first thing you notice is there''s not a lot of instruments around - there''s an electric saw and a big ball-peen hammer."
The Oscar winning actor is on the road to recovery and is feeling a lot better with the new knee, although he is still in pain. (ANI)
London, September 13 : Actor Michael Douglas has said that he no longer gets offers to play romantic-lead in movies.
"No love-interest stuff for me now," the Telegraph quoted him as saying.
The `Basic Instinct' star spoke about his character in new courtroom drama `Beyond a Reasonable Doubt.'
He said: "I play the bad guy, the rough old villain. My character is that duplicitous meanie I somehow specialise in."
Douglas and wife/actress Catherine Zeta Jones recently moved from Bermuda to an apartment in New York, to make it easier to pursue his film career. (ANI)
Washington, Sep 11 : American actor Michael Douglas has revealed that he has been trying his best to cope with the difficult situation he has landed in after the arrest of his son, Cameron, on a charge of drug dealing.
Cameron, 30, who had been arrested on July 28 and charged with dealing methamphetamine, also known as crystal meth, faces a potential life sentence.
"I'm holding up fine," People magazine quoted the actor as saying at the New York City premiere of his new film, `Beyond a Reasonable Doubt'.