London (ANI): After undergoing cancer treatment, Michael Douglas
has vowed to act again and said he is looking forward to his next
role as Liberace. The Oscar-winning actor, who has been battling
throat cancer since August, said he was looking forward to the
'third act" of his career.
He would play the title part in director Steven Soderbergh's
'Liberace", due to begin filming in May or June, and is currently
studying videos of the entertainer at his apartment in New York.
Douglas, 66, who has undergone eight weeks of grueling treatment,
said he would undergo a scan in January to see if his cancer has
He said the diagnosis had brought him closer to his father Kirk
Douglas with whom he had a strained relationship for many years.
“I've been overwhelmed by the outpouring of love and support.
Cancer has shown me what family is. It showed me a love that I
never knew really existed," the Telegraph quoted him as telling the
He is also making plans to take wife Catherine Zeta-Jones and
their two children, Dylan, 10, and Carys, seven, on a