Whoopi Goldberg

Rosie O'Donnell Latest Run on ABC's 'The View' Sparks Back-Stage Drama 2

Rosie O’Donnell Latest Run on ABC’s ‘The View’ Sparks Back-Stage Drama

Rosie O’Donnell’s short return run on ABC’s “The View,” produced more back stage drama than she did on the show, and that’s saying a lot. A producer reportedly was fired after a shouting match with O’Donnell that she appeared, in part, to have instigated. Jennifer Shepard-Brookman, who has worked as a producer on the show for eight years, was initially suspended weeks ago then fired last week. Shepard-Brookman was reportedly “profoundly and publicly disrespectful” to O’Donnell during a staff meeting in February....
Fashion Week Draws Terminally Hip to New York City for Glitz, Glamour 4

Fashion Week Draws Terminally Hip to New York City for Glitz, Glamour

Fashion Week in New York City is a lot like the return of Capistrano’s swallows. It’s beautiful to watch but quickly becomes a pain in the neck. Still, it’s big bucks event full of glitz and glamour and the city is glad to have it twice a year. Among the celebrities spotted at the shows were actress Olivia Culpo, model Petra Nemcova, singer Cody Simpson, actress Emma Roberts and actor Tyson Beckford. Rihanna was seen leaving Da Silvano restaurant in Manhattan, while Kanye West is also in town for the shows....
Rosie O'Donnell Struggles on The View; Slams Whoopi Feud Rumors 6

Rosie O’Donnell Struggles on The View; Slams Whoopi Feud Rumors

Rosie O’Donnell has found herself on the opposite side of an argument more than once with “The View” moderator Whoopi Goldberg and the heated exchanges have spilled over into a tabloid feeding frenzy. A source close to the show told IM that Rosie's problem is her hair-brained comments, absurd positions and her obstinance. She shouts over other panelists and often cuts them off. Some critics have called her out for bullying. ...
Garth Brooks Bags Jimmy Fallon Over Ferguson; Guess Who's Filling In? 8

Garth Brooks Bags Jimmy Fallon Over Ferguson; Guess Who’s Filling In?

Garth Brooks is too upset to appear on the “Tonight Show” because of protests surrounding the killing of an African-American by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. So guess who is filling in? Whoopi Goldberg, who is African-American, that’s who. So what is she? Chopped liver? The bizarre turn of events occurred today (Nov. 26), after Brooks made the announcement. He was scheduled to appear on “The Tonight Show, Starring Jimmy Fallon,” on Thanksgiving night. The show as taped in advance....
The View: Sherri Shepherd, Jenny McCarthy Out: Who's Calling Shots? 10

The View: Sherri Shepherd, Jenny McCarthy Out: Who’s Calling Shots?

Sherri Shepherd, who apparently got too greedy, and Jenny McCarthy, who suffered from misplaced loyalty, both got the boot last night (June 26) from ABC daytime talkshow “The View.” So who’s calling the shots now that Babs is gone? Babs, that is Barbara Walters, ruled the roost during her long tenure on the show. Whoopi Goldberg now appears to be the reigning hen....
Duke's Blue Belle Does The View: Guess the Biggest Prude (watch!) 12

Duke’s Blue Belle Does The View: Guess the Biggest Prude (watch!)

Belle Knox, the adult film actress better known now as Duke University’s Blue Belle, told the ladies of ABC’s The View a thing or two in a guest appearance today (Mar. 18). Guess which host was the biggest prude? Babs? Jenny? Whoopi? Sherri? Okay… Barbara Walters was a given. Jenny McCarthy was galling. Sherrie Shepherd was totally fake. Only Whoopi Goldberg could keep it together. ...