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Hugh Jackman reveals treated for skin cancer

Actor Hugh Jackman. AP

Australian actor Hugh Jackman revealed Thursday that he had been treated for skin cancer, posting a picture of himself with a plaster on his nose.

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Fleetwood Mac cancel Australia tour as McVie battles cancer

In a Monday, Jan. 18, 1993 file photo, the rock group Fleetwood Mac, reuniting after 13 years apart, performs during the American Gala evening at the Capital Centre in Landover, Md. From left to right are, John McVie, Stevie Nicks, Lindsey Buckingham and Mick Fleetwood. Fleetwood Mac announced Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 that the group is canceling planned performances in Australia and New Zealand as bassist John McVie is treated for cancer. AP

Rock group Fleetwood Mac on Monday cancelled their tour of Australia and New Zealand after founding member John McVie was diagnosed with cancer.

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Rap reggae performer Prince Jazzbo dies at 62

Rap reggae performer Prince Jazzbo has died in his homeland of Jamaica. He was 62.

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Valerie Harper’s cancer close to remission – doctor

Valerie Harper’s doctor said the actress’ brain cancer is getting close to remission.

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‘Five Easy Pieces’ star Karen Black dead at 74

This June 11, 2009 file photo shows actress Karen Black, a cast member in "Irene in Time," at the premiere of the film in Los Angeles. The “Easy Rider” and “Five Easy Pieces” star Black, 74, has died. Her husband, Stephen Eckelberry, says the actress died Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, after battling cancer. AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, file

Karen Black, the prolific actress who appeared in more than 100 movies and was featured in such counterculture favorites as “Easy Rider,” ”Five Easy Pieces” and “Nashville,” has died.

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‘Enter the Dragon’ actor Jim Kelly dies


Actor Jim Kelly, who played a glib American martial artist in “Enter the Dragon” with Bruce Lee, has died. He was 67.

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Douglas blames sex life for cancer battle

US actor Michael Douglas poses on May 21, 2013 as he attends a party for the film "Behind the Candelabra" on the sidelines of the 66th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes. Cannes, one of the world's top film festivals, opened on May 15 and will climax on May 26 with awards selected by a jury headed this year by Hollywood legend Steven Spielberg. AFP

Veteran Hollywood star Michael Douglas blamed the cancerous tumour which developed in his throat three years ago on his sex life, in an interview published in Monday’s Guardian newspaper.

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Jolie joins Pitt at ‘World War Z’ London premiere

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie arrive for the World Premiere of World War Z at a central London cinema, Sunday, June 2, 2013. Joel Ryan/Invision/AP

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie stepped out together Sunday at the premiere of zombie thriller “World War Z” — Jolie’s first public appearance since announcing last month that she had undergone a double mastectomy.

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Jolie ‘moved’ by public support following surgery

US actress and humanitarian campaigner Angelina Jolie waves as she arrives for the UK premiere of her US actor and fiance Brad Pitt's latest film "World War Z" in Leicester Square in central London on June 2, 2013. AFP PHOTO / CARL COURT

Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie said Sunday she had been “moved” by public support after she revealed she had had a double mastectomy to reduce her high risk of breast cancer.

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Eva takes her final bow

EVA (right), with husband Fred.

Jericho Reyes works for Calpine Corporation, the largest independent power provider in the US. Recently, he paid tribute to his mother, Eva Corazon Pagcaliwagan-Reyes, who succumbed to lung cancer last April 25. Eva has been a friend since high school.

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Tux member passes away after four-year bout with cancer


Carlo Bulahan of the vocal harmony group Tux has passed away last Saturday after a four-year battle with colon cancer, and suffering from complications arising from the illness.

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US singer Anastacia cancels Europe tour due to cancer


US pop singer Anastacia has announced she is cancelling her “It’s A Man’s World” European tour after being diagnosed for the second time with breast cancer.

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