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Sean Penn Inspired Courtney Love to Get Back Into Acting

Sean Penn makes his way through the airport on Monday (July 13) in Paris, France.

Courtney Love recently revealed that the 54-year-old actor’s performance in 2011′s This Must Be the Place was the inspiration for her to get back into acting.

“I’ve really turned the corner in the past three or four years,” she wrote in an essay for Harper’s Bazaar. “It began when I decided to get back into acting, and to do that you need to look as good as you can – even if you’re aging.”

“I always think that if I were a guy, I would be Sean,” she said. “He’s like my male doppelgänger.”

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Sean Penn Takes Minka Kelly Out For Her 35th Birthday Dinner - Get the Details

Sean Penn and Minka Kelly had dinner last Tuesday (June 23) at the very fancy restaurant French Laundry located in California’s Napa Valley.

The 54-year-old actor was celebrating the actress’ 35th birthday, which was the next day. Three other people joined the pair for the dinner, TMZ reports. The table ate chicken with the feet still attached, truffle mac and cheese and a birthday cake before singing “Happy Birthday” to the birthday gal.

Sean reportedly picked up the tab. Minka posted some photos to her Instagram of her birthday night out, but Sean is not featured in any of them. See the pics in the gallery below.

Sources tell JustJared.com that the two actors met years ago while in New Orleans and that there is nothing romantic going on between them.

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Sean Penn Steps Out on Father's Day Following Charlize Theron Split

Sean Penn engages in a deep conversation with daughter Dylan while celebrating Father’s Day on Sunday (June 21) in Los Angeles.

This was the first time the 54-year-old actor has been spotted since news broke that he and Charlize Theron split after one year and a half of dating.

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Charlize wasn’t responding to his calls and texts,” a close source recently shared to Us Weekly about the split. “She just cut it off.”

10+ pictures inside of Sean Penn and daughter Dylan spend time together on Father’s Day… More Here! »

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Charlize Theron & Sean Penn Split, End Engagement

Charlize Theron and Sean Penn have reportedly split after a year and a half together, sources tell JustJared.com.

The 39-year-old actress is rumored to be the one to have called off the engagement after her trip to the Cannes Film Festival with Sean last month, according to Us Weekly.

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Sean, 54 and Charlize have known each other for years (they even won Oscars together in 2004) and they started dating in December 2013. They got engaged a year later during a trip to Paris.

Charlize and Sean‘s reps both had no comment on the story.

ARE YOU SURPRISED that Charlize Theron and Sean Penn have called it quits?

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Sean Penn Lists Malibu Home For $6.55 Million

Sean Penn rocks a mustache while doing some grocery shopping on Saturday (May 30) in Malibu, Calif.

The 54-year-old actor recently put his Malibu beach house on the market for a whopping $6.55 million.

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In 2009, Sean had bought the 5-bedroom, 4.5 bathroom home for $3.5 million following his divorce from ex-wife Robin Wright.

It looks like Sean is cutting ties with the bachelor pad since he and girlfriend Charlize Theron are looking for another home together. They were spotted house hunting together in February.

10+ pictures inside of Sean Penn stocking up on groceries in Malibu… More Here! »

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Aaron Paul Calls U2 Concert One Of 'Greatest Nights Of My Life'

Aaron Paul happily poses with fans outside The Roxy on Thursday night (May 28) in Los Angeles.

The 35-year-old former Breaking Bad actor hit up U2‘s private gig along with Sean Penn and Derek Hough.

U2 last night at the ROXY was honestly one of the greatest nights of my life,” Aaron wrote on Instagram.

Derek added with a shot of the two, “Spirit animal !! @glassofwhiskey #bestfriends.”

The next day (May 29), Aaron was spotted out doing a little shopping in Beverly Hills with a pal.

30+ pics inside of Aaron Paul at the U2 concert…

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Charlize Theron & Sean Penn Cozy Up at Life Ball in Vienna

Charlize Theron kisses her boyfriend Sean Penn while attending the 2015 Life Ball held at City Hall on Saturday (May 16) in Vienna, Austria.

The couple was joined by Conchita Wurst, Lydia Hearst and Chris Hardwick, Paula Adbul, Mary J. Blige, Kelly Osbourne, and Dita Von Teese.

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Frankie Grande was also in attendance. See one of his red carpet selfies below and click inside for more!

The Life Ball celebrates life and makes a loud statement in the fight against HIV and AIDS – resounding across the boundaries of Vienna and Austria.

FYI: Charlize is wearing Givenchy with Chopard jewelry. Mary is wearing a Dsquared2 gown.

25+ pictures inside of Charlize Theron, Sean Penn, Dita Von Teese, and more in Vienna… More Here! »

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