The American Academy in Rome’s gala; more on the Russell Crowe-Danielle Spencer merger; Jude and Sadie make up; Cornelia comes home.

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Supposedly, John Travolta is still kicking himself for missing his chance to take the Richard Gere role in "Chicago," which he actually turned down three times. He’s determined not to make the same mistake again, so to that end, he is getting himself back in peak shape with two-hour workouts every day and has already lost more than 25 pounds. He now looks fit enough for another fashion statement, which any talented costume designer can easily create for remakes of "Guys and Dolls" and "Pal Joey," two of the musicals that he hopes to star in. Oh, John’s wild again, but hardly a whimpering, simpering child again.

Even Pierce Brosnan has got the musical bug and is saying he’s "gotta sing," his pet project being "to record an album of Irish folk songs, some of which have not been heard for years." For those who heard him croon in his last film, "Evelyn," perhaps there’s a good reason.
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