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Jodie Foster: Mel Gibson Is Most Loved Man in Movie Biz

October 20, 2010 (3:26 am) GMT
For someone who has worked with the troubled actor for years, Foster is able to praise him as someone who is loved by everyone who has come into contact with him.

is convinced her pal will be able to successfully resurrect his movie career following his recent personal problems as he is "the most loved man in the film business". Gibson's personal life was thrust into the spotlight earlier this year when his ex-girlfriend accused him of knocking her teeth out during a fight in January.

Tapes of their bitter arguments later surfaced online and hit headlines across the world. His latest film offering, "", which is directed by Foster, is said to have been put on hold until Gibson's troubles clear, but he has reportedly landed a cameo role in the upcoming "" sequel.

And Foster, who appeared with Gibson in 1994 Western film "Maverick", is adamant her friend will make a successful big screen comeback. She tells Extra, "He is incredibly loved by everyone that's ever come into contact with him or works with him. He is truly the most loved man in the film business, so, hopefully that stands for something."

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