Christian Slater Opens Up About Reconnecting with His 'Manic-Depressive' Father: 'We Were Able to Begin to Build a Better Bridge for the Both of Us'

Christian Slater recently opened up about mending his relationship with his father, actor Michael Hawkins, after an estrangement that lasted for years.

Christian Slater Catches Heathers: The Musical Onstage in N.Y.C.

Greetings and salutations, Heathers fans. It’s time to rev up those chainsaws, because the 1988 cult comedy is back and this time its teenage angst has a musical beat.

On Monday, Heathers celebrated its 25th anniversary with the opening of Heathers: The Musical at New York City’s New World Stages. Among the first Corn Nuts aficionados to see the off-Broadway adaptation was the original J.D. himself, actor Christian Slater.

Shia LaBeouf Leaves Press Conference; Reappears at Premiere Wearing Paper Bag

Shia LaBeouf’s bizarre behavior in Germany over the weekend left some wondering if there is cause for concern.

The actor – who’s promoting his new film, Nymphomaniac, at the Berlin International Film Festival – arrived sporting a shaved-down tooth and disheveled appearance for the cast panel, answering only one question before quickly exiting the room.

Heathers: The Musical & 5 More Teen Movies That Would Be 'Totally Fetch' on Stage

Veronica’s teen angst had a body count, and now it has a score! Rev your chainsaws, because the 1989 dark comedy Heathers is being adapted into an off-Broadway musical.

Christian Slater Marries Brittany Lopez

Christian Slater is married!

The actor, 44, and his girlfriend of three years, Brittany Lopez, tied the knot during an impromptu ceremony Monday at the courthouse in Coral Gables, Fla., Slater’s rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.

The pair celebrated their engagement this summer with family and friends and had originally planned to have a small ceremony later in the year.

Shia LaBeouf, Uma Thurman and Christian Slater Get Naked In Movie Posters

Oh, my!

How else to react to the provocative posters for Nymphomaniac – the upcoming film from Danish director Lars von Trier – that capture each of the movie’s stars in a seemingly heightened state of arousal.

Christian Slater Planning July Wedding to Brittany Lopez

Christian Slater’s got a busy summer ahead of him – mainly because he’s in the process of planning his wedding to girlfriend Brittany Lopez.

“It will be good, intimate and small and family members. It will be nice,” Slater told PEOPLE at ABC’s New York City upfront on Tuesday.

The Mind Games actor, 43, revealed that he and Lopez are planning a backyard affair for their July nuptials.

Christian Slater: I Was a High School Dropout

Christian Slater was a Gen X heartthrob on the fast track in the 80s, before publicly struggling with substance abuse in the 90s. Now the self-described sober father of two – the star of NBC’s My Own Worst Enemy – has reclaimed something lost along the way: a high school education.

Christian Slater at son Jaden's softball game

Christian Slater played a few rounds of catch with son Jaden Christopher, 8, at his softball game on May 19. Christian and ex-wife Ryan Haddon also have a daughter, Eliana Sophia, 5 1/2.


Christian Slater, Jaden and Eliana in Hawaii

Christian Slater enjoys some time at the beach with his children in Hawaii this week. The celebrity dad is with his son, Jaden, 8, and daughter, Eliana, 5 1/2.

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