Kruger to emcee 60th Cannes fest


PARIS -- German model-turned-actress Diane Kruger has been named master of ceremonies for the 60th Festival de Cannes. Kruger will welcome Cannes jury president Stephen Frears and his yet-to-be-announced team of judges onto the Palais des Festivals stage to kick off the 2007 Cannes film festival on May 27. The German-born actress ("Troy," "Wicker Park") is working on "Goodbye Bafana" alongside Joseph Fiennes and Dennis Haysbert.