Posts tagged: Michael Douglas

Michael Douglas On ‘Today’: Odds Are, I’ve Beaten Cancer

Tweet Five months after revealing he was battling throat cancer and Michael Douglas says he is confident he has beat the illness. Speaking in his first interview since finishing chemotherapy and radiotherapy treatment, the veteran actor, 66, said his tumour has now vanished. ‘The odds are, with the tumour gone and what I know about this particular type of cancer, that I’ve got it beat,’ Douglas tells Matt Lauer in an interview o ... Jump to full article >>

Like Michael Douglas, I drank and smoked too much – but I never dreamt I’d get throat cancer

Tweet When Keith Hern saw the pictures of Hollywood actor Michael Douglas looking gaunt following his throat cancer diagnosis, the painful memories of his own battle with the disease flooded back. He knows what the star can expect to go through as three years ago Keith was diagnosed with an aggressive form of the disease – and he’s since beaten it twice. ‘It’s not going to be an easy battle. I underwent months of invasive ... Jump to full article >>


Tweet LAST week it was announced that Michael Douglas has cancer. Lesley-Ann Jones believes his greatest allies as he fights the disease are his feisty wife Catherine and tough-guy father Kirk However good the Hollywood superstar’s cancer prognosis, however optimistic his specialists that he has what it takes to survive, what Michael Douglas has felt every day since his throat tumour diagnosis are the most basic of human instincts: fear and dre ... Jump to full article >>

All smoke and mirrors for the brittle beauties of Cannes Film Festival 2010

Tweet The Vanity Fair party at Cannes was crammed with beautiful women, writes Celia Walden. But they were astonishingly insecure. “Would you look at the size of the circles under my eyes?” It’s the kind of casual self-criticism you overhear in women’s washrooms all over the world. On this occasion, however, the washroom is in the Eden Roc Hotel in Cap d’Antibes, and the anonymous woman is so exquisite that I’ ... Jump to full article >>