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That's quite the look, Mike Myers!
Thursday night, Mike debuted shocking white hair at the White House state dinner in honor of Canada's new Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The fresh look is a complete departure from his typical dark hair which he just sported at the Oscars this past February.
While we're not sure what inspired M.M. to make this change, it's clear the internet is FREAKING OUT over the different style… check out some reactions (below)!
Congrats to Mike Myers and his wife Kelly!
The proud parents welcomed their new baby girl, Paulina Kathleen, on Monday in New York City.
The little bundle of joy joins brother Spike, 4, and sis Sunday Molly, 1. The 52-year-old actor and his other half certainly have their hands full!
Their spokeswoman Ina Treciokas said that the couple was "elated" to announce the arrival, adding that Kelly and baby Paulina are healthy and happy.
Congrats to the growing family!!
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Chris Farley's last official movie credit is 1998's Western comedy Almost Heroes with Matthew Perry. But the late comedy legend was working on another role at the time of his death, which would be one of the most recognizable animated characters of all time.
The Saturday Night Live alum was originally cast as everyone's favorite green ogre in the 2001 animated film Shrek before he died of a drug overdose in 1997.
But the funny man's version of the titular character would have been very different than the one we're familiar with! Kevin Farley, who is executive producer of the new documentary I am Chris Farley, said:
"Originally the Shrek character was a little bit more like Chris, like a humble, bumbling innocent guy."
The lead role of the DreamWorks fairytale comedy ultimately went to Farley's SNL co-star Mike Myers, who gave the ogre a Scottish accent and a bigger attitude. But the Farley family isn't bitter that the studio recast the role. Kevin explains:
"I understand why [they replaced him]. The studio needed to do what they needed to do. It was a bad time, bad timing… a tragedy. Mike did a great job with Shrek. He knocked it out of the park."
Want to listen to the late comedian's version of Shrek? Check out the early storyboard footage featuring Farley's dialogue from 1997:
A common criticism of Saturday Night Live's current season is that it isn't as political as viewers are used to.
That wasn't the case last night though, thanks to Mike Myers returning as Dr. Evil!
The funnyman interrupted a broadcast of Sam Smith's holiday special to tell North Korea and Sony how a real evil genius would do things.
Hit 'Play' (above) and hear Austin Powers' nemesis rise again!
Mike Myers and his wife Kelly are the proud parents of their second child!
And this time it's a…
As if there was any doubt!
While Dreamworks has yet to go public with their timetable, the company's CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg has just reassured the world that the fiercely funny animated fairy tale will get at least one more sequel!
Sure, it's been four years since Shrek Forever After stormed into theaters, but apparently that's all part of their master plan!
Mr. Katzenberg confessed: