key kids – someone passed this to my pop plate (thanks ms. m) – and thought it to be interesting – tom cruise has been so overly zealous lately – he so needs to calm himself down – the article below comes from a pretty neat entertainment website i just discovered – radaronline.com (related to radar magazine)…so read on – and mr. cruise please take note – and calm down – and let us wait without your zeal & zest for war of the worlds…
Ground Control To Major Tom
Tom Cruise’s over-the-top exclamations of love for rumored fiance Katie Holmes have his agents at CAA scrambling to congratulate him with the best gift they can think of: a gag order.
Ever since the actor’s disastrous appearance with his girlfriend of one month on Oprah, sources say his top wranglers at the agency, Rick Nicita and Kevin Huvane, have been frantically pleading with Cruise’s sister/manager Lee Anne DeVette to ‘rein Tom in’�
Kevin watched the show and was embarrassed for Tom, says one agency insider. He called Rick immediately and said something had to be done. The pair then phoned DeVette who took over her brother’s famously well-oiled PR machine from PMK/HBH potentate Pat Kingsley earlier this year and read her the riot act, demanding that no further tapes of Cruise’s T.J. Mackey-esque performance on Oprah be released. Huvane also put in a delicate call to Cruise, reminding his suddenly soul-bearing client that ‘restraint can be a good thing.’ Sources say Huvane blames DeVette for allowing her brother to spin ‘out of control’ on her watch, especially when it comes to his relentless proselytizing of Scientology (Holmes being his most recent convert.) read more…
June 1, 2005