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2009-06-03 14:17:36

Male respondents to an online poll said U.S. actor Mickey Rourke and red-carpet fixture Paris Hilton would make an ideal older celeb/younger starlet couple. Thousands of Date.com, Matchmaker.com and Amor.com members took part in the U.S. survey. Sex was clearly a factor with our male voters, who felt that Paris Hilton would be the perfect match for the man who steamed up the silver screen in '9 1/2 Weeks,' Shira Zwebner, relationship adviser for the dating Web sites, said in a statement...

2009-06-03 08:00:00

MIAMI BEACH, FL, June 3 /PRNewswire/ - Shocking older men/younger women celebrity couples are not new, although Bruce Willis recently married an unknown actress nearly half his age! Meanwhile, the relationships of Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore, Howard Stern and Beth Ostrosky, and Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes continue to thrive with each additional anniversary. With this in mind, leading online dating websites Date.com (www.date.com), Matchmaker.com (www.matchmaker.com), and Amor.com...

2009-05-31 12:31:12

U.S. actor Mickey Rourke, star of the 2008 movie The Wrestler, was named Guy of the Year at the Guys Choice Awards, Spike TV said. Rourke, 56, earned top guy honors, while fellow actor Clint Eastwood was given a Brass Balls Award Saturday night at the Sony Studios in Los Angeles, the U.S. cable network said in a news release. The third annual Spike TV awards show also found Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James winning the event's Most Unstoppable award and actress Angelina Jolie recognized...

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2009-04-06 11:01:40

Mickey Rourke, a former boxer and actor who earned an Oscar nod for his work in The Wrestler, took on pro wrestler Chris Jericho at Wrestlemania in Houston. Rourke, 56, and Jericho, 38, engaged in trash talk for weeks leading up to Sunday's event. The actor said he would participate in the show, celebrating the 25th anniversary of Wrestlemania, but later backed out. Last week, he was confirmed as an attendee. Contractually, because I'm doing this movie called 'Iron Man 2' now, I can't get...

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2009-03-12 13:37:35

U.S. actor Mickey Rourke, who has been enjoying a career revival thanks to his Oscar-nominated turn in The Wrestler, is set to star in Passion Plays. The Hollywood Reporter said the independent film is being written by Scrooged and The Recruiter screenwriter Mitch Glazer. Glazer is also set to direct the drama, the plot of which is being closely guarded. A female co-star hasn't been cast yet, the entertainment industry trade newspaper said. Rourke's film credits include Rumble Fish, Barfly,...

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2009-03-12 13:37:35

U.S. actor Mickey Rourke, who has been enjoying a career revival thanks to his Oscar-nominated turn in The Wrestler, is set to star in Passion Plays. The Hollywood Reporter said the independent film is being written by Scrooged and The Recruiter screenwriter Mitch Glazer. Glazer is also set to direct the drama, the plot of which is being closely guarded. A female co-star hasn't been cast yet, the entertainment industry trade newspaper said. Rourke's film credits include Rumble Fish, Barfly,...

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2009-02-23 17:44:51

Hollywood actor Mickey Rourke, who is mourning the loss of his 18-year-old dog Loki, plans to get a new pup and name it Oscar, a source said. Rourke, who has credited his dogs with seeing him through dark days when he was lonely and unemployed, was nominated for an Oscar for his work in The Wrestler, but lost Sunday night to Sean Penn, the star of Milk. Walking down the red carpet Sunday, Rourke sported a pendant with Loki's picture on it. He also told reporters he had had a tiny tuxedo made...

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2009-02-22 23:45:00

Sean Penn and Kate Winslet won the Oscars for lead actor and actress at the 81st annual Academy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles Sunday night. Penn picked up his second career Oscar for his portrayal of the late gay-rights activist Harvey Milk in the movie Milk, and Winslet won her first Academy Award for her performance as a former concentration camp guard in The Reader. Penn, who previously won an Oscar for his work in Mystic River, beat out favorite Mickey Rourke for the best lead actor gong...

2009-02-21 20:58:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wrestler, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, and Milk shared top category honors at the 2009 Film Independent's Spirit Awards, making the highly anticipated annual event into a celebration of the diverse films that captured the public's attention this year. The Visitor, Frozen River, In Search of a Midnight Kiss, Man on Wire, The Class and Synecdoche, New York also received awards at the event. The 2009 Film Independent's Spirit Awards was held Saturday,...

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2009-02-21 22:27:10

The Wrestler was named best feature at the Film Independent Spirit Awards in Santa Monica, Calif., Saturday night. The movie about a former pro wrestling icon who can't let go of his glory days also earned the award for cinematography, while star Mickey Rourke picked up the trophy for best lead actor. I went out and found the best actors I could find -- Marisa Tomei, Evan Rachel Wood and the legend Mickey Rourke, director Darren Aronofsky told the audience as he collected the evening's top...


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