Morgan Freeman to get Screen Actors lifetime award Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Morgan Freeman, the versatile actor known for playing gods, presidents and pimps, will be honored with the 2017 lifetime achievement award by the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) at its annual ceremony in January.  Full Article

Mark Wahlberg named world's highest-paid actor in 2017 Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017 

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Mark Wahlberg soared to the top of the world's highest paid actors on an annual Forbes magazine list that highlighted a huge disparity between male and female Hollywood stars.  Full Article  

George and Amal Clooney give $1 million to combat U.S. hate groups Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017 

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actor George Clooney and his humanitarian lawyer wife, Amal Clooney, have donated $1 million to the Southern Poverty Law Center, a U.S. non-profit that monitors extremists and domestic hate groups, in response to protests in Charlottesville, Virginia earlier this month.  Full Article