Hollywood star Nick Nolte has taken legal action against the makers of a
website which purports to be the actor's official online diary.
The PRINCE OF TIDES star has sent aspiring screenwriters CHRISTIAN NEWTON
and CASEY McADAMS a cease-and-desist order after their libelous entries on
NICKNOLTEDIARY.COM led journalists to believe he and actress Rosanna Arquette
had a car crash,
and illustrated the story with Nolte's mug shot from his 2002 drunken-driving
Nolte's spokesman ARNOLD ROBINSON says, "We have no affiliation with it in
Newton counters, "We always thought it was absurd enough and strange
enough that it would be apparent to anyone who read it that it was parody. We
always hoped it was in good fun.
"Maybe his real life is more genteel than that. I don't want to anger
Nolte or his people."