Author: Daphne Manderlay

   
   

Angelina Jolie defends controversial audition process to cast Cambodian children for her new film

This past week Anglina Jolie was featured in a very dense <em>Vanity Fair</em> feature story that detailed the fallout from her divorce to Brad Pitt, recent health struggles, and another of other hot button topics. Amidst all the headline frenzy, another detail rose to the surface. The article explained a very controversial, and possibly cruel, audition process used on children for Jolie's new film First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers. This weekend, Jolie addressed the backlash.
   

Fairytale turned tragic: Chester Bennington’s widow Talinda opens up about losing her husband

Last week Talinda Bennington lost her partner and the father of her children to suicide. She's now sharing some emotional words about her grief with the world via Rolling Stone. "One week ago, I lost my soulmate and my children lost their hero – their Daddy. We had a fairytale life and now it has turned into some sick Shakespearean tragedy," she said in a statement.