Hollywood’s 4th televised broadcast of the “Stand Up For Cancer” telethon brought out the stars and musicians joining forces Friday night at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, and was broadcast on CBS, ABC, NBC and Fox, along with 26 cable channels and streamed live on Hulu and Yahoo. Among the featured stars were Gwyneth Paltrow, who is a producer, Reese Witherspoon, Pierce Brosnan, Jennifer Aniston, Jon Hamm, Ben Stiller, Will Ferrell, Mark Harmon, Steve Carell and Sofia Vergara.
Joan Rivers, the legendary pioneering female stand-up comic and the queen of fashion police and gossip, has died, her daughter, Melissa Rivers, said Thursday. She was 81. Rivers was undergoing surgery on her vocal cords at a clinic in New York City just a week ago when she stopped breathing and had to be transported to Mount Sinai Hospital. Melissa Rivers and Joan Rivers’ 13-year-old grandson, Cooper, who live in Malibu, California, rushed to her bedside. Melissa, in a statement released to the press said “My mother’s greatest joy in life was to make people laugh,” Melissa Rivers said in a statement. “Although that is difficult to do right now, I know her final wish would be that we return to laughing soon.”
Season 19 of ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” kicks off September 15th with 13 new celebrity contenders ready to chase the mirror ball trophy! “Fresh Prince of Bel Air” actor Alfonso Ribeiro, Olympian Lolo Jones, “Duck Dynasty’s” Sadie Robertson, actress Lea Thompson of “Back to the Future” fame, and “Mean Girls” actor Jonathan Bennett are among the stars leading off the new line-up. NASCAR great Michael Waltrip, Ultimate Fighting Champion Randy Couture, legendary comedian Tommy Chong, talk show host Tavis Smiley, fashion designer Betsey Johnson, “General Hospital” heartthrob Antonio Sabato, Jr., “Pretty Little Liars” actress Janel Parrish and YouTube beauty guru Bethany Mota. Co-hosts Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews announced the celebrity cast live today on “Good Morning America” in Times Square.
Jimmy Fallon has proven himself time and again on the Tonight Show and his earlier Late Night Show as one of the top musical impersonation talents around, with everyone from Neil Young to Bruce Springsteen to Bob Seger to Jim Morrison! But the other night, Fallon staged a vocal impressions-off with Maroon 5 singer and Voice judge Adam Levine, and between Levine’s impressions of Michael Jackson singing the Sesame Street theme and Eddie Vedder singing “The Muffin Man,” Jimmy may have launched a formidable opponent! Take a look!
A crying mother duck has her little ducklings fall in a storm drain and circles the spot of the accident quacking loudly for help until the police officer came to the rescue. Take a look at the happy ending!
Three college students in Seattle, Washington, the Bellingham boys will blow your mind with their trick shots. They’ve posted a video showing off their soccer and basketball trick shots using golf clubs, playgrounds, and even jet skis. Childhood friends Shane Miller, Aaron Burke, and EJ Troutman are all 19-years old, and some of their trick shots didn’t take long, but word is they’ll be back next summer with more video clips of unbelievable shots after their school year ends!
With the swirl of news headlines focused on the “Cloud” surrounding the nude celebrity hacking scandal, comedian Louis CK was warning about the “Cloud” on Jimmy Kimmel nearly 2 years ago!
This is a new way for bad guys to steal your ATM pin code using an iPhone without you noticing at all BUT there is a really simple way to prevent it from happening.
If you’re one of those people who can’t start their day with a morning cup of coffee, maybe an explanation of what happens to your brain will explain why!
Want some wild end of the summer fun? Boardco, which specializes in everything water sports related, presents this human catapult! 53 feet in the air to do what you want while you’re airborne & splash down after a brief flight of fantasy, plus Rocky Mountain Flyboard for providing the Flyboard and Hoverboard! They sell and rent them, they are amazing!
Creator Ron Nief, emeritus director of public affairs at Beloit, talks about the origins of the Mindset List and its growing international appeal. The List, first introduced in 1998 as a tool for the faculty at the college, it is now distributed and discussed around the world. This years list reminds incoming college freshman that they should keep their eyes open for Justin Bieber or Dakota Fanning at freshman orientation. Since they’ve been born, the United States has measured progress by a 2 percent jump in unemployment and a 16 cent rise in the price of a first class postage stamp, and they have lived in an era of instant stardom and self-proclaimed celebrities, famous for being famous.
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Homer Simpson, the latest celebrity to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge this week! Now the longest-running scripted show in television history, THE SIMPSONS reside in the town of Springfield. HOMER (Dan Castellaneta) works as a safety inspector at the local nuclear power plant; MARGE (Julie Kavner) tries to keep the peace in her family; BART (Nancy Cartwright) is the mischievous 10-year-old hellion; eight-year-old LISA (Yeardley Smith) is the intelligent, saxophone-playing, vegetarian member of the family; and baby MAGGIE conveys emotions via pacifier sucks.