The "Moonstruck" icon's journey is chronicled in "Cher & the Loneliest Elephant," which hits Paramount+ on April 22.
As an Iowa farmer scaled down operations, he took the rare step of giving chickens away. Rescue groups swooped in.
Officials estimate about 700,000 pigs nationwide being killed each week, disposed of in landfills or composted.
"Oh my love," the "Joker" actor told the calf, Indigo, after saving the bovines from a slaughterhouse.
After winning Best Actor for "Joker," Phoenix touched on animal rights, cancel culture and personal growth in his acceptance speech.
Dozens of racehorses died at the southern California racetrack in 2019, drawing scrutiny from government officials and animal rights activists.
Some accused the model of hypocrisy for promoting polar bear conservation while working with a company that uses real fur for its coats.
Mayor Bill de Blasio is expected to sign legislation that will ban the controversial French food, made from fattened duck or goose liver.
An animal rights activist wrestled a microphone from presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) during a panel conversation.
Animal rights activist Aidan Cook was removed by security moments after rushing the stage at MoveOn's Big Ideas Forum.