Marta Heflin, the Broadway star and film actress who was the niece of actor Van Heflin andAll My Children star Frances Heflin, died Sept. 18 after a lengthy illness, The New York Times reports. She was 68.
Leonardo DiCaprio and Martin Scorsese are at it again.
The duo next team up in The Wolf of Wall Street, the biopic based on the life of Jordan Belfort, a stockbroker who scammed $200 million from investors in the '90s. DiCaprio — who has been directed by Scorsese in The Departed, Shutter Island and Gangs of New York, among others — will play Belfort, joined by Matthew McConaughey, Kyle Chandler and Jonah Hill.
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Roger Ebert says that his cancer has returned, so it's time to slow down and take a "leave of presence."
"The immediate reason for my 'leave of presence' is my health," he writes on his Chicago Sun-Times blog. "The painful fracture that made it difficult for me to walk has recently been revealed to be a cancer. It is being treated with radiation, which has made it impossible for me to attend as many movies as I used to... What in the world is a leave of presence? It means I am not going away. My intent is to continue to write selected reviews, but to leave the rest to a talented team of writers handpicked and greatly admired by me."
Miramax is teaming up with Martin Scorsese to adapt the film Gangs of New York, which was inspired by a non-fiction book of the same name, for television, according to The Wrap.
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Oprah Winfrey has been named Forbes' most influential person of 2013, topping their list for the second year in a row.