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2009-08-18 17:25:14

A Welsh diver said he discovered a pocket watch that sank with a ship 128 years ago and tracked down the family of its original owner. Rich Hughes said he was diving near a wreck off the Welsh coast when he discovered a silver pocket watch engraved with the words Richard Prichard 1866 Abersoch North

2009-08-18 19:09:24

Film star Julia Roberts is heading to Rome this week to work on the upcoming big-screen adaptation of Elizabeth Gilbert's memoir Eat, Pray, Love, ANSA said. Roberts, who has acted on-screen only sporadically in recent years because she wanted to stay home with her three young children, is best known for her roles in the romantic comedies Pretty Woman and My Best Friend's Wedding.

2009-07-07 06:50:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Knoxville-based Spruz, Inc.

2009-04-22 13:50:31

U.S. singer and actress Jill Scott has given birth to a son, her representatives said. Baby Jett Hamilton Roberts was born Monday afternoon, E! News reported. The child is the first for Scott and her drummer fiance Lil' John Roberts, who announced in June 2008 they were engaged.

2009-04-15 16:33:33

Hollywood stars Richard Jenkins and Julia Roberts have been cast in the film adaptation of Elizabeth Gilbert's book Eat, Pray, Love. Jenkins was nominated earlier this year for an Oscar for his work in the movie The Visitor.

2009-04-06 07:35:00

Show discusses "The Sisterhood of Motherhood" RALEIGH, N.C., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Melinda Roberts, author of "Mommy Confidential: Adventures from the Wonderbelly of Motherhood," has landed an interview on today's Oprah Winfrey Show.

2009-03-31 15:27:07

An Ohio judge ordered a psychiatric evaluation Tuesday for former NBA player Kirk Snyder, charged with breaking into a neighbor's home and beating him. Snyder's lawyer, Hal Arenstein, told Magistrate Eddie Lawson that his client will not speak to him.

2009-03-17 23:20:30

U.S. pop star Belinda Carlisle and her professional partner, Jonathan Roberts, were the first pair eliminated from this season of Dancing with the Stars. I had a great time, E! Online quoted Carlisle as saying after her elimination was announced Tuesday night.

2009-03-09 12:50:45

Actress Julia Roberts is set to produce the big-screen comedy, Jesus Henry Christ, through her Red Om Films production company, The Hollywood Reporter said. Based on Dennis Lee's Student Academy Award-winning short film of the same name, the project reunites Roberts with Lee, her Fireflies in the Garden director. Jesus is about a 10-year-old boy who is raised by a loving feminist single mom, but wants to find out who his father is, the entertainment industry trade newspaper said. Fireflies,...

2009-02-22 18:43:00

ABC's Robin Roberts, to wear J.Crew As co-host of Official Oscars(R) Red Carpet Pre-Show LOS ANGELES, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Good Morning America's Robin Roberts will wear J.Crew to walk the Red Carpet and to co-host The Official Oscars Red Carpet Pre-Show tonight on ABC.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.