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Bruce Jenner's New Name a Mystery; But It Won't Be Belinda or Brigitte 2

Bruce Jenner’s New Name a Mystery; But It Won’t Be Belinda or Brigitte

Bruce Jenner has touched off wildly speculative reports in advance of his appearance on a Diane Sawyer special. They center on when he will come out as a woman and what name he plans to use once he becomes transgender. Don’t believe most of them. By far the biggest unsubstantiated rumor, perpetrated by USWeekly is that Bruce will either call himself Belinda or Bridgett. The magazine trumpeted those names in its latest issue, but so far there is no confirmation that it’s true, and more likely, the report is fabricated. Our source says Bruce will choose a name that is not flashy or conspicuous....
Suits Don't Get It: Who Wants Monica Lewinsky or Trevor Noah on TV? 4

Suits Don’t Get It: Who Wants Monica Lewinsky or Trevor Noah on TV?

Monica Lewinsky, the White House intern who went down on Bill and played the pawn in a GOP impeachment attempt, has reportedly been offered a seat on “The View” by Barbara Walters, who should know better. What are TV suits thinking? It’s hard to see what Lewinsky can bring to the table other than her notoriety. It’s the second bone-headed idea in a week by television suits, who think they know what the public wants. Last week, Comedy Central announced that South African comedian Trevor Noah will replace Jon Stewart on The Daily Show....
Rosie O'Donnell Latest Run on ABC's 'The View' Sparks Back-Stage Drama 6

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....
Carly Rae Jepsen Has New Hairdo, Sings Spunky New Song on GMA (see!) 8

Carly Rae Jepsen Has New Hairdo, Sings Spunky New Song on GMA (see!)

Carly Rae Jepsen is back, trying to prove she’s not a one-hit wonder. She appeared on ABC’s “Good Morning America” today (Mar. 2) and debuted her new song “I Really Like You.” Jepsen, 29, still looks like a baby-faced teen. But she returned with a new, more mature looking hairdo and a polished pop stage act. Justin Bieber took her under his wing, and she signed with his manager, Scooter Braun's, record label....
Kendall Jenner's Stunning Vogue Photo Shoot Goes Viral (13 Photos!) 10

Kendall Jenner’s Stunning Vogue Photo Shoot Goes Viral (13 Photos!)

Kendall Jenner shows off her undeniable world class form in photos for Vogue magazine by renowned fashion photographer Patrick Demarchelier. The photos are going viral on the Internet only days after landed her first major modeling contract with contract with Estee Lauder cosmetics. For the record, she also revealed she is not dating Justin Bieber. She called him a “good friend of the family.” Kendall also revealed that she actually had an “mutual understanding” with sister Kim Kardashian and sisters to stay away from her runway shows....
Abby Lee Miller Faces New Abuse Charges in Dance Moms Lawsuit 12

Abby Lee Miller Faces New Abuse Charges in Dance Moms Lawsuit

Abby Lee Miller, under fire earlier this year in a court over the way she treats children on her popular show “Dance Moms,” is facing new allegations of abuse and bullying from a former 13-year-old pupil. The child, identified in court papers as Paige Hyland, claims Miller terrorized her students to purposely create drama on the show. After the Hyland incident, other moms and professional dance instructors started online petitions demanding that Lifetime owner, Disney/ABC, cancel the show....
The View: Sherri Shepherd, Jenny McCarthy Out: Who's Calling Shots? 14

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....
Disney Under Fire to Drop Dance Moms, Abby Lee Miller on Lifetime 20

Disney Under Fire to Drop Dance Moms, Abby Lee Miller on Lifetime

“Dance Moms” host Abby Lee Miller and Disney/ABC Television Group, which airs the show on the Lifetime Network are under fire from parents and dance studio owners, who want the show canceled pronto. The ugly side of the show aired last week involving a fight between Miller and former dance mom cast member Kelly Hyland....
John Mayer, Katy Perry Coo in 'Who You Love' Full Video (Watch!) 22

John Mayer, Katy Perry Coo in ‘Who You Love’ Full Video (Watch!)

John Mayer shows Katy Perry he can actually be a sweet lovable guy in the new video for song “Who You Love.” The video debuted this morning (Dec. 17) on ABC’s “Good Morning America” and seems to seal the two singers as a solid couple. Mayer, 36 and Perry, 29, are both on the rebound from relationships for differing reasons and have had a hard time finding love....
Amber Riley Takes Dancing With Stars Victory Lap on GMA (watch!) 24

Amber Riley Takes Dancing With Stars Victory Lap on GMA (watch!)

Amber Riley, who stars on the hit Fox show “Glee,” relived her win on last night’s “Dancing with the Stars.” She told “Good Morning America” today (Nov. 27) she’s proves that women of any weight and any color can accomplish anything they set out to do. Riley, 27, a seasoned actress and dancer, was matched with pro partner Derek Hough, the only four-time winner on the show....
One Direction Storms Central Park for GMA Concert (photos, video!) 26

One Direction Storms Central Park for GMA Concert (photos, video!)

One Direction boy banders Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson and Liam Payne filled New York City’s Central Park with screaming fans this morning for a concert hosted by ABC’s “Good Morning America.” The band released their third album yesterday (Nov. 25). The album, Midnight Memories has already soared to No. 1 in 98 countries, solidifying the band as the latest pop phenomenon....
Britney Spears, Air Sickness Aside, Launches Vegas Show (watch!) 30

Britney Spears, Air Sickness Aside, Launches Vegas Show (watch!)

Britney Spears kicked up some dust, as well has her breakfast, when her helicopter flew out to the middle of the desert to celebrate the launch of her Las Vegas show at Planet Hollywood. She also revealed the release date for her new album. Spears, 31, was guest of honor at the “party in the desert,” an elaborate public relations stunt that was broadcast on ABC’s “Good Morning America.”...
NBC to Matt Lauer: Can't Live With Ya, Can't Live Without Ya 36

NBC to Matt Lauer: Can’t Live With Ya, Can’t Live Without Ya

Matt Lauer and NBC are in a death waltz. With the “Today Show” in ruins and Matt the fall guy for Ann Curry’s botched departure, it seems like he ought to go. But NBC can’t let him. Then who does it have? Willie Geist? More like Willie Yikes!!! Instead, the network is doing everything it can to resuscitate Matt’s comatose reputation, hoping their Frankenstein will stop shedding his putrid skin....
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Tony Dovolani, Er, Make That Melissa Rycoft Wins Dancing With Stars

Melissa Rycroft’s smooth fluid lines and dancer's body were enough to overcome Olympic gold medalist Shawn Johnson’s perky athletic moves to capture the “Dancing With the Stars” Mirror Ball in the first all-star competition. The upset victory was sweet revenge for Melissa. Rycoft, 29, a former Dallas Cowboys cheerleader and contestant on ABC’s “The Bachelor,” came in third during season eight of the hit show. Johnson, went on to win the Mirror Ball. “General Hospital” star Kelly Monaco also competed in the final....
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Steven Tyler F-Bomb Rattles Al Roker, Today Show (Watch!)

Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler knows how to jerk someone’s chain. The iconic rock band appeared on NBC’s “Today Show” this morning (Nov. 2) and Tyler had some fun with hosts Matt Lauer, Al Roker and Savannah Guthrie. Tyler has been around a television set long enough to know what he’s doing. He recently wrapped up a stint as a judge on Fox’s “American Idol,” where he mostly minded his manners. But the “Today Show” was a different matter. The impish Tyler and bandmates were sitting in the studio before their performance, when the camera cut to them and Tyler hollered: “Good morning, America!”...
Savannah Guthrie Debuts on Today; Bubbly is Back (watch!) 38

Savannah Guthrie Debuts on Today; Bubbly is Back (watch!)

Savannah Guthrie has a hundred megawatt smile and she used it to her best advantage today (July 9) in her debut as the new co-host of the Today Show. Matt Lauer couldn’t stop smiling either. In fact, neither Savannah nor Matt could stop laughing and smiling. Whether this will help ratings is subject to debate. But at least they were having fun....
Demi Lovato at Top of Her Game on GMA (watch!) 40

Demi Lovato at Top of Her Game on GMA (watch!)

Demi Lovato has come a long way since her breakdown in 2010 and demonstrated on ABC’s “Good Morning America” that she’s on top of her game with a rousing performance in its summer concert series. Lovato, 19, another former Disney star who is trying to transition to an adult career, talked openly about her struggle with eating disorders and depression....
What Does Savannah Guthrie Have That Ann Curry Doesn't? 42

What Does Savannah Guthrie Have That Ann Curry Doesn’t?

Savannah Guthrie’s rise to the “Today Show” couch aside Matt Laur begs a couple of questions: What does she have the Ann Curry doesn’t. And will it make a difference? You may not like the answers. In what increasingly looks like a panicked move by NBC, Curry was fired after only a year as co-host of the show, even though she’s a familiar and well-known presence. She’s worked as the news reader for 13 years....
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Does Matt Lauer Have B*lls to OK Natalie Morales for Today?

Matt Lauer’s wife Annette may be the real power behind the throne in determining who will replace Ann Curry on the sofa next to Matt on NBC’s “Today Show.” Although Matt is considered the franchise–he just signed a new $25 million-a-year contract– his wife has reportedly threatened to divorce him if Natalie Morales is his choice for the TV hot seat....