"He's 10. He’s had a long career... He’s been on a whirlwind press tour. I mean, he does all the tricks - he does the shy thing, he does the bang-bang thing (plays dead), but that dog is exhausted. He’s a mega-megastar." Emmy Rossum is happy to hear the canine star of The Artist, Uggie, is retiring. The Jack Rusell Terrier also featured in Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon's Water for Elephants.