Secular news : star Hugh Jackman , generosity Charlie Sheen

This week in the spotlight were Hugh Jackman, who was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, as well as the infamous Charlie Sheen, donated thousands of dollars to cure a sick girl.In addition, the secular media has not paid attention to the names of the richest singers according to Forbes magazine.

finest hour Hugh Jackman

name of the star Australian actor Hugh Jackman, known for his roles in the films "X-Men," "Kate & Leopold", "The Fountain" and many others, opened on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.His "five-point" was the 2487 th during the existence of the Walk of Fame and Museum is located in front of Madame Tussauds, where there is a wax figure of the actor in the image of the superhero Wolverine in "X-Men".

The opening ceremony was attended by the stars of the actor's wife and two children.To support his colleagues and come - actress Anne Hathaway and Amanda Seyfried.However, they played Jackman in the musical "Les Miserables" by Victor Hugo's novel, which many critics considered t

he main contender for the "Oscar" this year.For the role of an escaped convict Jean Valjean in "Les Miserables" Hugh Jackman nominated for "Golden Globe".In Russia, the picture will be released on February 7, 2013.

Also in 2013, the actor will reappear on the screen in his starring role of Wolverine - this summer in Australia, we started shooting the next installment in the franchise "X-Men" about the most violent and uncompromising superhero.In the story, Jackman's character tries to understand the art of samurai in Japan, where falls in love with the daughter of the head of the Yakuza clan.For the love of the hero will have to fight with dangerous enemies, showing his real fury.Partner Hugh Jackman in the film will be Russian actress Svetlana Khodchenkova, which inherited the role of villain Viper.

Generous, kind, controversial Charlie Sheen

While Hugh Jackman happy appearance a star on the Walk of Fame, the other Hollywood star - Charlie Sheen, known for his outrageous behavior and drug addiction, gave a check for 75 thousand dollars for treatmentcancer in ten years' girl.

According to foreign media reports, the actor recently had a conversation with the police officer in Hermosa Beach, Los Angeles County, which has complained about the personal trouble - doctors found in the muscle of his daughter malignant tumor - rhabdomyosarcoma.Treatment of this disease requires expensive procedures such as chemotherapy, which need to be held during the year.

According to the source, the conversation became an eyewitness, police sympathized with Charlie Sheen and promised to help.The next day a check on behalf of the actor for 75 thousand dollars was given to the police fund Hermosa Beach, which was founded to help Jasmine - diseased policeman's daughter.In addition, the Foundation received a check for 25 thousand dollars from a colleague Eddie Brown Bus actor.How the tabloids reported the girl's family has expressed gratitude for the donation.

world famous Charlie Sheen brought roles in Oliver Stone's "Platoon" (1986) and "Wall Street" (1987).In his filmography - more than 40 paintings, including "Men at Work" (1990), "Hot Shots" (1991), "The Chase" (1994), "The speed of the fall" (1994).In the late 1990s, the actor's career went into decline.Since the same time, Charlie Sheen often found in rehabilitation centers, trying to get rid of drug addiction.After a long treatment, he again began to act in films.

In 2010, the actor has again been the focus of journalists for divorce from his third wife Brooke Mueller.Divorce was accompanied by a scandal - in the media leaked information about the use of violence against Hollywood actor of his wife, who in 2009 gave birth to his two twin boys.In 2011, the marriage of Mueller and Sheen was officially terminated.

richest singer from Forbes

Forbes magazine named the most highly paid women in the music business, the rating was headed by American pop singer Britney Spears, earned in 2012, $ 58 million.

However, Spears was unable to repeat the success of 2010, when its revenue totaled $ 64 million.In second place in the rankings, only slightly behind the Spears was popular country music singer Taylor Swift - the girl managed to earn 57 million dollars.In the three leaders also included Rihanna with an income of $ 53 million.

Lady Gaga, recently visited Russia, earned in 2012 only 52 million dollars, while last year the singer tops the ranking with an income of $ 90 million.Legendary Madonna, received only 30 million, has been unable to get into the ranking of 2012 in the top five.

As Forbes notes The rankings take into account not only income from the sale of albums and concerts, but also from the sale of souvenirs and advertising contracts and other activities.

material is based on information RIA Novosti