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Hilary Swank Recalls Rescuing Beloved Pets in 9/11 Aftermath

Hilary Swank is looking back at the time when she helped rescue beloved pets amid the aftermath of 9/11. The Oscar-winning actress, who has been open about her love of animals, recently recalled that she volunteered with the ASPCA during the 2001 tragedy. “People would go over to the piers over on West Street, and they would say, ‘My dog Simpson, or my goldfish or my rabbit,’ or whatever it is, and they’d say, ‘This is my address, this is my apartment,’ and I’d get these cards and we’d go down,”…

"I warn people, don`t do your stunts," Sylvester Stallone recalls injury on `The

American actor and filmmaker Sylvester Stallone is still recovering from the stunts he performed during the shoot of the 2010 action film `The Expendables`. The actor revealed that he recently underwent his sixth back surgery due to injuries incurred on the film set, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The actor stated in an episode of his family`s reality show that he never physically recovered after filming the 2010 picture `Expendables.` "There`s something romantic about doing your own stunts," Stallone shared in…

Ford preps for its next big fight, Waymo recalls its self-driving car software and layoffs come for another AV startup

TechCrunch Mobility is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click TechCrunch Mobility — to receive the newsletter every weekend in your inbox. Subscribe for free. Welcome back to TechCrunch Mobility — your central hub for news and insights on the future of transportation. This week’s news includes a BMW security lapse that exposed sensitive information, blowback from a federal agency over an anti-Tesla Super Bowl ad and a new federal investigation into Fisker. But first,…

Cillian Murphy recalls unique challenges of Oppenheimer script | Culture

Cillian Murphy recalled the unique pressure he faced working with Christopher Nolan's first-person script for Oppenheimer.The Irish actor, 47, stars in the lead role in the Interstellar director's biographical thriller about the "father of the atomic bomb."Speaking from the 2024 Baftas red carpet on Sunday (18 February), Murphy - who was nominated for best actor at this year's awards - recalled the pressure of working with an unconventional script for the biopic.1:34"I have never encountered it... It puts a lot of…

Slum Boy: A Portrait by Juano Diaz review – moving memoir that recalls Shuggie Bain | Autobiography and memoir

Juano Diaz’s elegant and heartbreaking memoir immediately brings to mind Douglas Stuart’s Booker-winning Shuggie Bain, which told a fictional tale of similar territory – Glasgow tenements and moments of sublimity balanced against the brutality of a breadline existence. Slum Boy manages descriptions of grinding poverty also alongside images of extraordinary beauty and is a book in which the reader feels that a large part of the redemptive arc lies in the author’s artistic skill in describing his past with clarity and…

Waymo recalls software after self-driving taxis crash in December

Waymo has voluntarily recalled its driverless taxi technology after two of the company’s self-driving cars crashed into a pickup truck that was being towed in Phoenix, Ariz., in December.  This is the company’s first recall.  “This voluntary recall reflects how seriously we take our responsibility to safely deploy our technology and to transparently communicate with the public,” Waymo chief safety officer Mauricio Peña wrote in a blog post on Tuesday.  The self-driving car firm said it developed, tested…

America Ferrera recalls how she cried after meeting Leonardo DiCaprio

Oscar-nominated actor America Ferrera still gets star-struck by some actors. During her appearance on Late Night With Seth Meyers, the `Barbie` star revealed that she has been meeting people this awards season whom she can`t help but admire, like Martin Scorsese and Tom Hanks, whom she acknowledged she aspired to be as a child, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Ferrera also recalled meeting Leonardo DiCaprio in 2007, noting to the late-night host that being star-struck sometimes sneaks up on her. "More often than…

Timothée Chalamet Recalls ‘Sprinting’ So A Photographer Couldn’t Get A Good Pic. Instead He Ended Up In The Worst…

There’s a complex relationship that exists between Hollywood A-listers and the paparazzi. Some stars relish the attention and initiate what are known as setups. (And if you’re Kanye West, you even direct photogs on how to film you.) Of course, in most cases though, it would seem that celebrities prefer to avoid the attention that they receive from camera people. Timothée Chalamet is apparently one such person who would prefer not to be photographed in certain instances. With that, he recently recalled a moment in which…

Killer Mike Recalls How He ‘Just Prayed’ After Grammys Arrest

Despite his recent arrest at the Grammys, Killer Mike is on a hot streak. The rapper stopped by The Daily Show to chat with host Jordan Klepper about his Grammys wins and said he owes his success “to the fact that I was just too stubborn to give up.” “So I have a lot of talent, but it took me 20 years to get here,” he said. “And I was just too stubborn to quit. And I think that that’s half the battle, just being tenacious about it.” Klepper acknowledged that they while couldn’t discuss “what else happened” at…

Stallone recalls Rocky’s audition with unseen video of him & late Carl Weathers | Hollywood

Sylvester Stallone is throwing open the archives, offering a glimpse into the heart and humor of his iconic partnership with the late Carl Weathers. The American actor and filmmaker who recently made his comeback on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, shared a never-before-heard story about Weathers' unforgettable Rocky audition, taking us back to the very beginnings of their on-screen rivalry. Stallone also revealed behind-the-scenes moments from the intense rehearsals for the climactic fight scene in Rocky 1.…