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Hollywood icon Al Pacino doesn't mess around when it comes to researching for roles.
Friday, May 21, 2010 1:46 GMTNEW YORK (Wireless Flash - FlashNews) When veteran actor Al Pacino takes on a role, he fully becomes the character. Pacino is preparing to play a Jewish moneylender in a theater production of Shakespeares The Merchant Of Venice, so hes been doing his research. Hes been visiting a Hasidic synagogue to observe Jewish rituals and has swayed in prayer along with fellow worshippers.
NEW YORK Sarah Jessica Parker plans to take her seven-year-old son James Wilkie to see Sex And The City 2. Parker thinks her young, clever son is ready for her mature film, although she will be making excuses to take him out of the theater during two extra sexy scenes that arent suitable for kids. She figures shell just take James to get popcorn during those moments.
LA HABRA, Calif. Hows this for ironic Octomom Nadya Suleman, who famously has 14 kids, is urging people to spay and neuter their pets. Suleman has agreed to display a PETA sign in her yard that advocates fixing pets which reads: Dont let your dog or cat become an Octomom. In exchange for the ad, PETA is paying Suleman $5,000 and giving her a months supply of vegan hot dogs and Boca burgers so she can feed her young.
HOLLYWOOD Jerry OConnell has just scored the most hands-on internship ever. Hes signed on to play an attorney alongside Jim Belushi in a new TV drama called The Defenders. OConnell is currently a student at Southwestern Law School in L.A. but is putting his studies on hold for this new role, which will definitely put his legal skills to the test.© Copyright 2010 Wireless Flash News Inc