Cancer is a disease that doesn't discriminate, even when it comes to fame and fortune. Click on to see some celebrities who have battled cancer.
Former NBC news anchor Tom Brokaw, 74, was recently diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a cancer affecting blood cells in the bone marrow. Doctors are "optimistic about the progress he is making through treatment," NBC said.
The following five celebrity urban legends will likely live on long into the future, despite the fact that none of them is remotely true.
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With James Van Der Beek celebrating his 37th birthday on Saturday, join us for a look at what he and his fellow "Dawson's Creek" castmembers have been up to since the show went off the air.