Tom Hanks has been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.
The 57-year-old actor has been battling with symptoms of the life-long condition - which occurs when the body doesn't produce enough insulin to function properly - since he was 36, but he has only just received the full diagnosis from a medical professional.
The 47-year-old 'Blue Lagoon' actress has reportedly been approached by ABC to join the US morning chat show's panel after current host Joy Behar recently announced she is leaving the popular series after 16 seasons and amid rumours Elizabeth Hasselbeck's contract has not been renewed.
Sherri Shepherd has been eliminated from 'Dancing with the Stars'.
The 'View' host and her partner Val Chmerkovskiy was booted out of the show in a shock result after they earned 21 points - the second lowest score - the night before (09.04.12) for their performance of the tango, with Gladys Knight and Gavin DeGraw widely expected to be out.
Donald Driver topped the leaderboard on 'Dancing with the Stars' last night (09.04.12).
The NFL star and his professional partner Peta Murgatroyd wowed the judges during rock week, with their paso doble to Jimi Hendrix's 'Purple Haze' - which saw the sportsman dance topless - earning a total of 27 points.