Died American actor Charlton Heston

Died American actor Charlton HestonFamous Hollywood actor Charlton Heston, whose masculine appearance brought him many epic roles from Moses to Michelangelo, died at his home in Beverly hills, California on 85-m to year of life, reports Reuters.During his long career he appeared in over 60 films, among which stand out the "Ten commandments" (1956) and "planet of the apes" (1968). But the greatest recognition Heston brought the picture "Ben-Hur": for the main role in it, he received in 1959 "Oscar" in the nomination "Best actor". In 2002, Heston announced that doctors found he had signs of Alzheimer's disease. According to relatives of the actor, he will be buried in a closed ceremony.Looks Spartan and conservative lifestyle made Heston look like a representative of another era. As Director Anthony Mann joked: "bring on the toga, and it will look great." Between epic dramas ("the Ten commandments" and "Ben-Hur"), fantastic fighters ("planet of the apes" and "the Man under the symbol "omega") and disaster films ("Earthquake") Heston endured on screen in Shakespeare's play, becoming the Director of the film adaptation of "Antony and Cleopatra".The most controversial role, which was played by the actor, was not in the film - in recent years, Heston has headed the National rifle Association that works to fight for the right of Americans to free possession of arms. His views on this issue, he expressed, speaking to opponents of the initiative. Читать полностью -->

Lev Durov had surgery on heart

Lev Durov had surgery on heartPeople's artist of the USSR Lev Durov, a few days ago, was hospitalized at Botkin hospital, before he was transferred to city hospital No. 4, where he underwent surgery for the implantation of the pacemaker, reports RIA "Novosti".The Director of the Theater on Malaya Bronnaya Konstantin Chernyshev said: "To improve the status of the artist, the doctors decided to put the lion Durova pacemaker. The operation was successful. Lev Konstantinovich already moved from ICU to a regular room. Today we talked to him on the phone. He said he feels very well and expects to go on stage in may".According to Chernyshev, the artist plans related to the theatre, have not undergone major changes. Читать полностью -->

Photos Lindsay Lohan will teach drivers to drive while drunk

Photos Lindsay Lohan will teach drivers to drive while drunkPhotos from the police dossier American actress Lindsay Lohan used in an advertising campaign urging drivers not to get behind the wheel while intoxicated, according to Reuters.Social advertising using pictures Lohan, falling several times to the police for driving under the influence, published Friday in the American newspaper USA Today.The aim of the organizers of the advertising campaign is not only to explain the need not to drive after drinking alcohol, but also to prevent the widespread introduction of special devices, locking the ignition, if the driver is not sober.In a newspaper advertisement pictures of Lohan, which in 2006, being a minor, three busted for drunk driving, accompanied by the caption: "the ignition Lock is a good idea for her." There are pictures of all adults who consume alcohol on special occasions. "For them it's a bad idea" - reads the caption to images of cultural drinking Americans.The organizers of the campaign explained that the installation of ignition interlock responsive to a certain concentration of vapors of alcohol, interfere with the rights of reasonable and responsible drivers.In addition to Lohan, the organizers of the campaign are going to use photos of other celebrities arrested for DUI. We are talking about photographs taken in police stations in respect of which do not apply copyright and other use restrictions. It is known that Lohan herself the permission to use his photos to the organizers of the campaign were not given. Source: Photos Lindsay Lohan will teach drivers to drive while drunk. . Читать полностью -->

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