October 15, Fallen Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has reportedly checked in to a US rehabilitation center that treats male sex addicts, but experts say such therapy is unlikely to help. English comic actor Russell Brand, golfer Tiger Woods, rocker Ozzy Osbourne and actor Michael Douglas are among the high-powered celebrities who have proclaimed they were battling sex addiction —after their philandering was revealed.
He's won two Academy Awards, including a best actor nod for "Wall Street," and three Golden Globes; and has produced 18 films, including "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," which won five Oscars, including best picture. But according to author Marc Eliot, who has written a new biography of Douglas, he grew up troubled by his parents' divorce and his father Kirk's stardom -- and these factors played a role in Michael's reported battles with alcohol and drugs. Douglas' day stint in rehab made headlines in
Article as it appeared in the Vrouekeur magazine. Sex addiction has recently been a focus of media attention and many people are asking the question: "Is sex addiction a real disorder or just an excuse? A person can be classified as a sex addict without in fact having any physical sex at all!
Michael Douglas — the star of Basic Instinct and Fatal Attraction — has revealed that his throat cancer was apparently caused by performing oral sex. In a surprisingly frank interview with the Guardianthe actor, now winning plaudits in the Liberace biopic Behind the Candelabra, explained the background to a condition that was thought to be nearly fatal when diagnosed three years ago. Asked whether he now regretted his years of smoking and drinking, usually thought to be the cause of the disease, Douglas replied: "No.
As well as being on the celebrity A-list, they have all admitted they have a problem with sex addiction. Many were shocked when X-Files star David Duchovny announced that he was getting treatment for being a sex addict — not least because he has a beautiful wife, actress Tea Leoni. Dr Simon Kelly, consultant psychiatrist at celebrity rehab centre The Priory, says that even academics disagree on the subject.
So the year-old Miss Zeta Jones clearly likes her leading men on the grizzled side, while the grainy photographs from a Spanish beach which graced the tabloids last week suggest Mr Douglas has lost none of his enthusiasm for the younger model. Is this just a summer fling? A friend of his latest squeeze is reported as saying: "Catherine likes Michael.
The year-old Hollywood actor left his year-old wife red-faced when he claimed that oral sex was the cause of his throat cancer scare in Not content at leaving it there, the cheeky star made another jaw-dropping comment while he promoted his latest blockbuster Ant Man in New York City earlier this week. When asked about the key to his success, Vanity Fair's George Wayne said: "Your father had his cleft chin.
Michael Kirk Douglas born September 25,  is an American actor and producer. His early acting roles included film, stage, and television productions. Douglas first achieved prominence for his performance in the ABC police procedural television series The Streets of San Franciscofor which he received three consecutive Emmy Award nominations.
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