Kathy Bates decided to keep her cancer battle a secret because of her work commitments.
The Oscar-winning actress was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2003 but didn't make the news public and says one of the reason was because she had signed up to star in a movie alongside the late Brittany Murphy.
Janet Jackson has hinted she could be a judge on the next series of the US 'X Factor'.
The 'Rhythm Nation' singer was left tongue-tied during an appearance on chat show 'Anderson Cooper 360', when the grey haired host asked her if she was going to be joining Simon Cowell on the all-new panel.
The 23-year-old singer - who was raised in a small London apartment by her mother Penny Adkins - is paying around £15,000 a month in rent for the 10-bedroom Grade II listed property in Sussex, South East England.