First Dibs: Are Michael Douglas And Catherine Zeta-Jones Getting Divorced?

What did President Obama say about Oprah’s performance in The Butler? Is Charlie Sheen hunting monsters? And why did Hailee Steinfeld want to do Romeo and Juliet?

  • Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones are taking a break from their marriage. There’s been no official divorce or separation, but they are definitely living separate lives. [People]
  • President Obama might be making a foray into film criticism. After seeing The Butler, Obama raved, “Oprah, my girl, she can act.” [US Magazine]
  • Charlie Sheen went to Alaska last week to search for a mythical beast called a Kushtaka, which is half man, half otter. He has had no luck yet. []
  • 16-year-old actress Hailee Steinfeld is starring in the latest film adaptation of Romeo and Juliet. Even though the play’s been done on film before, Steinfeld was drawn to the role because “so many themes in the movie are so relevant today.” [MTV News]

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