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Frankie Muniz Has Another 'Mini Stroke'

November 26th, 2013 11:19pm EST
Frankie Muniz
Nearly one year after being hospitalized for a mini stroke, actor Frankie Muniz experienced a second, similar health crisis.

The former "Malcolm In The Middle" star alerted friends and fans of his condition on Twitter, writing: "Almost a year to the day, I experienced another mini stroke. Hopefully that will be the last. Miserable."

On Nov. 30, 2012, Muniz, now 27, lost sight in one eye and lost his ability to speak while riding his motorcycle in Phoenix, Arizona.

He later explained, "Something wasn't right. I knew I did not feel right. I couldn't say words and I thought I was saying th...
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Frankie Muniz suffers second mini-stroke

November 26th, 2013 3:20pm EST
Frankie Muniz
Frankie Muniz has suffered a second mini-stroke.
The former 'Malcolm in the Middle' star is "miserable" after experiencing another attack, nearly one year after overcoming his first health scare.
The 27-year-old actor-turned-drummer, who performs with the group Kingsfoil, tweeted on Monday (11.25.13): "Almost a year to the day, I experienced another mini stroke. Hopefully that will be the last. Miserable."
Frankie suffered his first mini-stroke in December 2012 and was taken to hospital in Scottsdale, Arizona after his fiancee, Elycia Marie Turnbow, noticed he was having trouble speaking an...
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Frankie Muniz Tells Lindsay Lohan & Amanda Bynes To 'Go Away For A Little Bit'

January 17th, 2013 9:30am EST
Frankie muniz
After watching childhood friends Lindsay Lohan and Amanda Bynes suffer from a series of legal and personal issues, Frankie Muniz is encouraging them to take a step back from Hollywood.

The former "Malcom in the Middle" star hung out with Lohan and Bynes as they navigated TV and film careers as children. Muniz remains relatively unscathed from the experience, whereas the actresses haven't fared as well. Bynes has been charged with several driving offenses and has exhibited bizarre behavior in public over the last year, and Lohan has been in and out of jail and rehab. She is currently fighti...
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Frankie Muniz Recuperating From A Stroke

December 4th, 2012 11:17am EST
Frankie Muniz
Former child star Frankie Muniz is recovering after suffering a "mini stroke".

The Malcolm in the Middle star was admitted to the hospital on Friday and is now recuperating after the frightening health scare.

Muniz, 26, revealed the news in a post on his Twitter.com page and vowed to start taking better care of himself.

He writes, "I was in the hospital last Friday. I suffered a 'mini stroke', which was not fun at all. Have to start taking care of my body! Getting old!"

The actor, who shot to fame as a youngster opposite Bryan Cranston in the hit TV sitcom, did not reveal any more d...
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Frankie Muniz Gets Engaged To Long Time Girlfriend Elycia Turnbow

October 24th, 2011 11:00pm EDT
Frankie Muniz and Elycia Turnbow
Former child star Frankie Muniz is engaged to marry his longtime girlfriend.

The Malcolm In The Middle actor proposed to his partner, Elycia Turnbow, and announced their happy news on his Twitter.com page after she said yes.

He tweeted, "After 4 years together, I'm so happy to be ENGAGED to the love of my life @ElyciaMarie!!!"

On her Twitter page, a delighted Turnbow confirmed their engagement, adding, "Frankie Muniz I love you!!! It's official... I'm engaged!!!"

The engagement news comes eight months after police were called to the couple's Arizona home following reports of an altercat...
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Frankie Muniz: 'I'm Running For Public Office'

June 20th, 2011 8:53am EDT
Frankie Muniz
Frankie Muniz is planning a move into politics - the actor has revealed he's preparing to run for public office.

The former child star, who was a hit on comedy show "Malcolm In The Middle," told his followers on Twitter he's planning a campaign to run for office, reportedly in his adopted state of Arizona.

He writes, "I'm going to be a politician. I'm running for public office. I will be announcing soon."

But Muniz's political takeover won't be immediate - the 25 year old added "#Muniz2016" to his Twitter feed, meaning his plans won't take place for another five years.

The actor made he...
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Rep Says Frankie Muniz Has Resolved His Relationship Issues

February 19th, 2011 3:30pm EST
Frankie Muniz
Former child star Frankie Muniz's representative has revealed the actor has "resolved" his issues with his girlfriend following a bust-up between the pair.

The Malcolm in the Middle actor prompted a police call-out at his property in Arizona last week after an altercation with Elycia Turnbow, during which he reportedly held a loaded gun to his head.

Muniz's rep subsequently slammed reports he was suicidal and insisted a "gun played no part" in the feud.

And the actor brushed off reports he had split from Turnbow by cooking her a romantic Valentine's meal and declaring his love for her on...
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Frankie Muniz Allegedly Punches Girlfriend, Holds Loaded Gun To His Head

February 16th, 2011 8:10am EST
Frankie Muniz
Another former child star is in trouble with the law - Frankie Muniz is named in a police report about a fiery domestic dispute, during which he reportedly held a loaded gun to his head.

The former "Malcolm in the Middle" star also allegedly punched his girlfriend during an argument on Friday night.

Phoenix, Arizona, police officials were called to the actor's home after an altercation between Muniz and his girlfriend, Elycia Turnbow, escalated. Turnbow told cops that her boyfriend "grabbed a gun and held it to his head, possibly with the intent of committing suicide."

His actions prompt...
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Frankie Muniz Hits Back At 'Creepy' Shia LaBeouf

October 4th, 2010 12:40pm EDT
Frankie Muniz
Former Malcolm In The Middle star Frankie Muniz has reignited his war of words with Shia LaBeouf by labeling the actor "creepy" for talking about him in interviews.

The Transformers star mentioned his fellow former child star in a recent chat with radio program The Bert Show. When the host asked LaBeouf about his movie success, he replied, "While that's flattering as hell, you could have put Frankie Muniz into any of the movies I've been in and those movies still would've still been No. 1."

And when asked whether he feared any reprisals from Muniz over the comment if they met at a part...
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The Ten Greatest Of The Decade: TV Shows

December 14th, 2009 9:30am EST
Best TV Of The Decade
As the decade reaches its conclusion, you'll undoubtedly come across many lists. Lists that purport to tell you the best, the top, the cream of the decade as they relate to pop culture. You're also certain to come across many lists that claim to rank the "greatest" of the ten year period from 2000-2009. But what does that really mean?

"Greatest" should be something entirely different from what we usually associate with these lists. Mostly, these lists claim to rank the best - something that is only truly possible were a listmaker to, say, see every single movie in a given decade. If...
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Young Hollywood: The Good, The Bad & The Survivors

May 11th, 2009 9:46am EDT
Young Hollywood
Imagine waking up tomorrow rich and famous with the world at your fingertips. Now imagine being a teenager waking up rich and famous with the world at your fingertips. As if teenagers aren't rebellious enough, pump up their bank accounts with mad cash, allow them access to any bar or club and have the paparazzi follow them around constantly. It completely makes the situation teeter on a thin line of normalcy and catastrophe.

For every child actor who turns to drugs/drinking and become disasters, there are a few who have grown up in the media and blossomed into decent human beings. Wh...
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Ashton Kutcher Gives Up On 'Punking' Co-Stars

May 5th, 2008 12:15pm EDT
Ashton Kutcher
Ashton Kutcher has given up "punking" his co-stars; because he is scared it will cost him future acting roles. Kutcher produced and starred in hit 2003 MTV series Punk'd, playing gags on the likes of Justin Timberlake and Frankie Muniz.

However, he has decided to play it straight on-set, so he doesn't alienate himself from all of Hollywood. He says, "You punk your co-stars (and) people won't want to work with you anymore. So I kind of had to lay off of that."

And Diaz was glad to hear the actor has changed his ways, explaining, "He's figured that out because the biggest thing w...
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Ellen Page Dating Frankie Muniz?

February 27th, 2008 6:49pm EST
Ellen Page
Juno star Ellen Page has fueled speculation she is dating actor/race care driver Frankie Muniz, after he took her out for a pre-Oscar breakfast. The pair was spotted eating out together in West Hollywood on Sunday morning, as the 21-year-old actress prepared for the Academy Awards.

A source tells the National Enquirer, "Frankie was making Ellen laugh non-stop all through their meal. He kept telling her not to be nervous, that no matter what, she hit it big just getting nominated. Then he'd crack a joke and she'd burst into laughter. Ellen said she was happy to have a good excuse to ha...
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Frankie Muniz Says No Actor Can Race Like Him

February 1st, 2008 9:44am EST
Frankie Muniz
Actor-turned-racing driver Frankie Muniz is in no doubt about his talents behind the wheel - insisting no other celebrity can race cars as well as he can. The former Malcolm In The Middle star walked away from a successful TV and movie career three years ago to follow his driving dreams full-time.

And Muniz is more than confident he made the right decision.

He says, "I don't want to sound conceited, but I don't think there has been an actor or celebrity-turned-racecar driver that has made it as high up on the racecar circuit as I have. So I don't think there's anyone who can keep ...
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Comic-To-Film Dream Casts: Miley Cyrus As Spider-Girl & More

January 14th, 2008 10:17am EST
Miley Cyrus
Comic book movies have steadily crept into mainstream media, and with the addition of some extremely popular fantasy-based television shows like "Lost" and "Heroes," the strange and unfamiliar are becoming more widely accepted.

I've been a long-time fan of comics, mini-series and graphic novels, and seeing some of my favorite characters live on the big screen can be both exhilarating and horrifying. It is just a matter of time before most of them are made into movies, and because of this I put forth a modest proposal for a few dream casting and origin/first movie plot choices. In some...
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Celebrity Birthdays, December 5

December 5th, 2007 3:00am EST
Frankie Muniz
Happy Birthday to "Malcolm in the Middle" star Frankie Muniz (1985), comedienne Margaret Cho (1968), country singer Gary Allan (1967), Goo Goo Doll John Rzeznik (1965), actress and 80s hottie Morgan Brittany (1951), singer/songwriter Jim Messina (1947), Spanish tenor Jose Carreras (1946), American singer Little Richard (1932), film director Otto Preminger (1906; d. 1986), animator Walt Disney (1901; cryogenically frozen, 1966), Metropolis director Fritz Lang (1890; d. 1976), American general George Armstrong Custer (1839; d. 1876), and 8th President of the United States Martin Van Buren (17...
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Notable Quotables

November 29th, 2007 7:00pm EST
Christina Aguilera
"We're so labeled. If you're too sexual, you're slutty. If you're not sexual enough, you're a prude. I like to put it out there as a topic of conversation. Why does it bother you? What's your problem with it? Am I really hurting you? Let's get to the root of it." Christina Aguilera on the subject of female sexuality.

"This is like one of those dreams where you go back to school." Singer/songwriter James Taylor on his historic onstage reunion with one-time collaborator Carole King at Los Angeles' fabled Troubadour. The pair took the stage for the first of six shows celebrating the 50th ...
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Frankie Muniz To Guest Star On 'Criminal Minds'

October 4th, 2007 2:12pm EDT
Frankie Muniz
Golden Globe and Emmy Award nominee Frankie Muniz ("Malcolm in the Middle") will guest star on Criminal Minds, Wednesday, Nov. 28 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on CBS.

Muniz will play a famous comic book artist who becomes involved in the search for a serial killer in Los Angeles.

He is best known for his role on television as Malcolm in "Malcolm in the Middle." His film credits include "Racing Stripes," "Deuces Wild," "Agent Cody Banks," "Agent Cody Banks 2" and "My Dog Skip."
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Frankie Muniz Slams Lindsay Lohan

October 4th, 2007 12:19pm EDT
Frankie Muniz
Former Malcolm In The Middle star Frankie Muniz is fuming that Lindsay Lohan is returning from rehab a bigger star than before. The actor, 21, insists it's not fair Lohan's two month spell in Utah's Cirque Lodge will land her more film roles.

He says, ''Her last four movies have failed miserably, but she's still going to have a $10 million paycheck. As a young actor, you have to mature very fast in an adult business...and there aren't enough people who say 'no'. When Lindsay was pulled over for the second time for a DUI, nobody said, 'I'll never work with her again'. It's ridiculous to...
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Frankie Muniz To Compete As A Professional Race Car Driver

March 30th, 2007 9:11am EDT
Frankie Muniz
Former Malcolm In The Middle star Frankie Muniz has turned his back on acting to concentrate on a career as a professional Champ Car driver. The speed-loving star is starting from the back of the grid at the upcoming Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach in California (April 13-15), where he'll compete for a win in the Champ Car Atlantic Series.

Race spokeswoman Sherry Perez says, "He's (Muniz) had such success as an actor at such a young age, and now it's almost like he's starting over again... as a race car driver."

The child star is sporting a new Mohawk haircut as he attempts to b...
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Celebrity Birthdays, December 5

December 5th, 2006 3:00am EST
Frankie Muniz
Happy Birthday to "Malcolm in the Middle" star Frankie Muniz (1985), comedienne Margaret Cho (1968), country singer Gary Allan (1967), Goo Goo Doll John Rzeznik (1965), actress and 80s hottie Morgan Brittany (1951), singer/songwriter Jim Messina (1947), Spanish tenor Jose Carreras (1946), American singer Little Richard (1932), film director Otto Preminger (1906; d. 1986), animator Walt Disney (1901; cryogenically frozen, 1966), Metropolis director Fritz Lang (1890; d. 1976), American general George Armstrong Custer (1839; d. 1876), and 8th President of the United States Martin Van Buren (17...
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'Malcolm In The Middle' & 'That '70s Show' Memorabilia To Be Auctioned for Charity

May 9th, 2006 12:18pm EDT
Mila Kunis from That
As FOX bids farewell to two of its longest-running sitcoms, Malcolm In The Middle and That '70s Show, fans have an opportunity to own a piece of television history with props from both sets up for auction on eBay for charity.

Viewers can log on to eBay to bid on the Formans' living room couch, where Kelso (Ashton Kutcher) proposed to Jackie (Mila Kunis), and Malcolm's (Frankie Muniz) kitchen table, where his dysfunctional family gathered to eat dinner for seven seasons.

Many other collectible items also are part of the charity auction, which will run through Wednesday, May 17. T...
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Frankie Muniz Goes From Acting To Racing Cars

April 3rd, 2006 8:59am EDT
Frankie Muniz
Frankie Muniz has signed a two-year contract to become a professional race car driver. The 20-year-old recently filmed the last episode of his hit TV series Malcolm In The Middle and is setting out on a new career path.

He explains, "I got signed to race for Jensen Motor Sports for the next two years. I'm now a professional race car driver. I'm racing Indy cars, like Formula One cars and racing on road courses."

(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)
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Frankie Muniz Supports Rebuilding of New Orleans

February 13th, 2006 9:53am EST
Frankie Muniz
Frankie Muniz is turning his back on Hollywood to help rebuild fiancee Jamie Gandy's native New Orleans, Louisiana. Muniz's long-running TV comedy ends in May, and the young actor wants to spend the rest of the year aiding survivors of last year's Hurricane Katrina.

He says, "Jamie was born and raised there. I figure, 'Go where she'll be the happiest.' New Orleans has a lot of rebuilding that needs to happen. It would be exciting for me to be there."

The couple plan to use the time they spend in New Orleans preparing for their wedding. Muniz, 20, says, "We're hoping the wedding ...
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Celebrity Birthdays, December 5

December 5th, 2005 3:00am EST
Frankie Muniz
Happy Birthday to "Malcolm in the Middle" star Frankie Muniz (1985), comedienne Margaret Cho (1968), country singer Gary Allan (1967), Goo Goo Doll John Rzeznik (1965), actress and 80s hottie Morgan Brittany (1951), singer/songwriter Jim Messina (1947), Spanish tenor Jose Carreras (1946), guitarist JJ Cale (1938), American singer Little Richard (1932), film director Otto Preminger (1906; d. 1986), animator Walt Disney (1901; d. 1966), Metropolis director Fritz Lang (1890; d. 1976), American general George Armstrong Custer (1839; d. 1876), and 8th President of the United States Martin Van Bu...
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