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‘Facts of Life’s’ Charlotte Rae Diagnosed with Bone Cancer at 91

Veteran actress Charlotte Rae has been diagnosed with bone cancer. The  former ‘Facts of Life’ star turned 91 on Saturday.

“Last Monday, I found out I have bone cancer,” the actress revealed to PEOPLE. “About seven years ago, I was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer — which is a miracle that they found it because usually it’s too late. My mother, sister and my uncle died of pancreatic cancer. After six months of chemotherapy, I was cancer-free. I lost my hair, but I had beautiful wigs. Nobody even knew.”

“So now, at the age of 91, I have to make up my mind. I’m not in any pain right now. I’m feeling so terrific and so glad to be above ground,” she explains. “Now I have to figure out whether I want to go have treatment again to opt for life. I love life. I’ve had a wonderful one already. I have this decision to make.”

Rae was supposed to start treatment on Thursday, but decided to cancel. She has since decided to go through with it.

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‘SNL’ Taps Katy Perry for Season Finale Musical Guest Duties

Katy Perry is taking her rhythm to “Saturday Night Live.”

The singer has been tapped to be the musicial guest for the show’s season finale, which air May 20.

Perry alongside Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, will close out the show’s season.

The singer has had a profitable year, as her hit single “Chained to the Rhythm” has received consistent airplay since its release in February. Perry is a good sport, so it wouldn’t come as a surprise if she was featured in a sketch or two.

Disney Announces ‘FROZEN 2’Release Date!

 

Disney has finally announced the official release date for the “Frozen” sequel!

The studio will release the highly anticipated sequel on November 27, 2019.

Kristen Bell, who voiced Anna in the film, reacted to the news on Twitter. She tweeted, “Quick weather forecast from your favorite disney princess’ sister: Theaters are gonna get Frozen on November 27, 2019! Woo Hoo!!!!”

Disney also announced the release date for the live-action Lion King, which will be on July 19, 2019.

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Star Jesse Williams Files for Divorce

SANTA MONICA, CA – JANUARY 28: Aryn Drake-Lee (L) and actor Jesse Williams attend the Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2016 Opening Night at Barker Hangar on January 28, 2016 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images for Art Los Angeles Contemporary)

Jesse Williams has filed for divorce from his wife Aryn Drake-Lee.

The divorce, which comes after almost five-years of marriage, is said to be amicable.

Williams, 35, and Drake-Lee got married back in September 2012. At the time, they had been dating for over five years. They pair met while Williams was working as a school teacher in NY.

The estranged couple have no children together.

RuPaul Named One Of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People

RuPaul has been named one of Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People.

“The iconic host, advocate, drag queen, singer, model, actor and author is a trailblazer who continues to break down barriers in a career that spans over 25 years,” Time said in a statement.

It’s an amazing time for RuPaul, as he won an Emmy for hosting his hit show, ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race.’

“Each year our Time 100 list lets us step back and measure the forces that move us,” said Time Editor-in-Chief Nancy Gibbs. “One way or another they each embody a breakthrough: they broke the rules, broke the record, broke the silence, broke the boundaries to reveal what we’re capable of.”

To top it all off, Ru is profiled by supermodel Naomi Campbell for his feature.

Campbell says,

“Ru was different. Not just because he had perfect, precise clothes and makeup, or because he was the only man I knew who could look that good in a wig and heels. There were no rough edges to be found. But as I got to know him better, I got to experience firsthand his wit and his intelligence—he’s like an encyclopedia. And his beauty is far beyond skin-deep.”

RuPaul’s show, ‘Drag Race’ is in its 9th season and is currently airing on VH1.

Miley Cyrus Has A Role in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’

Miley Cyrus takes on ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’

Disney has revealed that the singer has a secret role in the sequel. The film, which opens in theaters May 5, will feature a character named Mainframe, which Cyrus will voice.

Bloggers at the the film’s press junket this week leaked the news on Twitter. Writing, “Fun fact from the @JamesGunn @Kevfeige interview happening now! @MileyCyrus is the voice of Mainframe. #GotGVol2Event #GotGVol2.”

Are you excited for the new ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ film?

ICYMI: Julia Roberts is PEOPLE’s Most Beautiful Woman

 

Julia Roberts has been named the 2017 ‘The World’s Most Beautiful Woman’ By PEOPLE.

This is Robert’s fifth time with the coveted title and it’s been 26 years since Julia Roberts was first on the cover of PEOPLE’s World’s Most Beautiful issue.

“I am very flattered,” she tells PEOPLE’s editor-in-chief Jess Cagle in this week’s cover story.

Her friend George Clooney has been PEOPLE’s Sexiest Man Alive twice. Jokes Roberts of the feat, “I’m going to mention that in my Christmas card to the Clooneys this year.”
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