Film Icon Battles Throat Cancer

September 10, 2010

USA Today

NEW YORK — They don't make 'em like Michael Douglas anymore.

In this age of crass reality upstarts and pampered starlets, he's a movie star of the old school. And even in his third week of grueling radiation treatments for Stage IV throat cancer, Douglas is a gentleman first, making sure a guest is comfortable on the green sofa in his family room and apologizing repeatedly for being a little off his game after a particularly brutal radiation session this morning.

He hasn't pondered the meaning of life yet, or gone on any soul-searching journeys to faraway lands... Read More