the price of fame

Labor Activists Urge George Clooney to Stop Coffee Ads

A Swiss labor rights group has released a video calling out George Clooney for endorsing a Nestle coffee company that reportedly exploits workers toiling under "slave-like conditions" in Nicaragua. The Oscar-winning actor has a great reputation as a human rights activist, so we'll see how this plays out.

Top Celebrity Money Mistakes

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The Frugal Auteur: How Roger Corman Makes Cheap Great

What's the cheapest thing B-movie maestro Roger Corman ever did in the movie biz? Find out in our interview with the penny-pinching master of the low-budget film, who's in Cannes to promote a documentary about himself, "Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel."

How Ex-Hercules Kevin Sorbo Keeps His Finances Buff

Former "Hercules" star Kevin Sorbo still likes to flex his might -- in the markets. The ex-demigod discussed his energetic and conservative approach to personal finance and investing with DailyFinance at Cannes -- a philosophy that should keep him from needing a Greek bailout.