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Sofia Vergara Defines Sultry Sexiness in Vanity Fair (photos)

Sofia Vergara, who plays a saucy suburban wife on the hit ABC show “Modern Family,” is sultry as a Hollywood siren in red lipstick and dark alluring eye makeup in the Spanish edition of Vanity Fair magazine. Vergara, 39, a native of Colombia, exudes sexy insouciance wearing a strapless red silk playsuit on the cover with a cigarette in one hand and her legs at a jaunty angle....
Maria Menounos, Derek Hough Out on Dancing With Stars (video) 2

Maria Menounos, Derek Hough Out on Dancing With Stars (video)

Maria Menounos and pro partner Derek Hough went out like champions even though the fell short of winning ABC’s ‘Dancing With the Stars” in last night’s competition. Hough called her a “champion of life.” Welsh opera singer Katherine Jenkins seemed like the odds on favorite to be eliminated because of her stumble with pro partner, Mark Ballas during Monday night’s competition....
Katie Couric: It's War! Lands Wills, Harry Interview (watch!) 4

Katie Couric: It’s War! Lands Wills, Harry Interview (watch!)

Katie Couric has proved her media clout by landing an interview with Prince William and Prince Harry, who provide a rare inside look at the closely guarded Queen of England. The interview, timed to coincide with the Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee, is a major thumb-of-the-nose at her old network, NBC, the last television news outlet to snag a royal interview, and CBS....
Howard Stern Lip Smacks Matt Lauer on Today (watch!) 6

Howard Stern Lip Smacks Matt Lauer on Today (watch!)

Howard Stern is pretty genuflecting for someone who claims to be the King of all media. He jumped on Matt Lauer’s lap and planted a big kiss on the Today Show host’s cheek, in a show of, well, cheeky affection. But, hey, anything for ratings. The “Today Show” is locked in a heated battle with ABC rival “Good Morning America,” something Stern was all too aware of....
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Obama Makes History Voices Support for Gay Marriage

President Obama made history again today (May 9), becoming the first sitting U.S. president to endorse the right of gay couples to get married and have the same legal rights as heterosexual couples. In a sense, Obama was following not leading on the issue, since public opinion is mostly in favor of recognizing gay marriage. The issue has been a top priority for gay rights groups for years....
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William Levy, Cheryl Burke Shock Dancing With Stars (watch)

William Levy and Cheryl Burke scorched the dance floor on “Dancing With the Star’s” Motown-themed show, but did the over-sexualized rumba to Smokey Robinson’s “Being with You” cross the line? The ABC show’s decision to turn up the sexual heat had its intended effect. It won its time slot for the sixth week in a row, but among the key 18- to 49-year-old demographic, it’s still trailing, although closing the gap on NBC’s “The Voice,” singing competition....
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Justin Bieber Sneak Peek; The Voice Boyfriend Clip (watch!)

Justin Bieber appeared on ABC’s “The Voice” last night and provided the longest preview yet of his new video for “Boyfriend,” the first single off his upcoming album Believe. But one star seemed a little irritated with him. After Justin bounded onto the stage to be greeted by Carson Daily, he got an evil-eye star from Voice judge Christina Aguilera. She’d just axed fan favorite Jesse Campbell. As Bieber walked over to greet the judges Blake Shelton, Cee Lo Green and Adam Levine were all cordial to the Biebs....
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Selena Gomez Wows on Dancing With Stars (watch!)

Selena Gomez performed on Dancing With the Stars last night, while her boyfriend Justin Bieber appeared on “The Voice!” possibly causing some divided loyalties among fans over who to watch. Good thing there’s Tivo. Selena and her band The Scene performed “Hit the Lights.” Separately, Pat Monahan-fronted Train played “Drive By” while Louis van Amstel and Cheryl Burke teamed for a choreographed routine....
Jon Stewart Hilarious on Sarah Palin's Today Foray (watch!) 8

Jon Stewart Hilarious on Sarah Palin’s Today Foray (watch!)

Matt Lauer and crew at NBC’s “Today Show” thought they were pulling a fast one when Sarah Palin co-hosted the show the same day that Katie Couric was debuted on rival “Good Morning America.” “The Daily Show’s” Jon Stewart didn’t find it amusing. “Seriously, seriously…It’s the Today Show,” Stewart bellowed in a hilarious send up of the notion. Clearly the Today show was running scared and has no shame....
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Katherine Jenkins Emotional Waltz Wows Dancing With Stars (watch)

Katherine Jenkins gave one of the most emotional performances ever on ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” in an amazing waltz with pro partner Mark Ballas. She brought tears to the eyes of many with the tribute to her late father. The show was dedicated to memorable times in each contestant’s life and Jenkins, the overall leader, chose to honor her late father Selwyn Jenkins, who died of lung cancer in 1996 at age 70....
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Will The Bachelor Ben Flajnik and Courtney Robertson Last?

Ben Flajnik just couldn’t escape Courtney Robertson’s bad girl vibe and proposed on the finale of ABC’s “The Bachelor.” Despite all the drama, most fans had to see it coming. Lindzi Cox, was the set up. She seemed to have Ben’s heart–and attention–early one, even winning the “first impression rose.”...
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Drew Pinsky: Drugs Killed Whitney Houston; Slams Celebrity Docs

Whitney Houston died from her addiction to prescription drugs, which are easily obtained from Beverly Hills doctors who crave celebrity patients, according to Dr. Drew Pinsky, an addiction specialist and television show host. Pinsky, who hosts reality shows, “Celebrity Rehab” and “Dr. Drew,” slammed doctors who over-prescribe painkillers and other narcotics to celebrities. Celebrities are more likely to die from prescriptions than illegal drugs, today, he said....
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Downton Abbey Creators Tackle Titanic's Class System (watch!)

Julian Fellowes, creator of the hit British series “Downton Abbey,” provides a fresh look at the great Titanic disaster with a special focus on the ship’s rigid class system, from the upper decks to the depth of steerage. The four-part mini-series will portray the ship “in a way that other versions haven’t been,” Fellowes told London’s Daily Mail newspaper. Fascination with the disaster has only intensified since the wreck was found on the sea floor in 1985....
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Dancing With Stars Season 14 Has-Beens, Wannabes Line Up!

Singer Gladys Knight and Disney Channel actor Roshon Fegan represent the extremes of age among the new Dancing with the Stars cast. She's 67 and he's 20. Everyone else falls in between, and for once the contestants look like a tight group with lots of potential. The 14th season won't be burdened by obvious clods like Kate Gosselin or Bristol Palin. Both had little talent and big fan bases that kept them on the show way past their time....
Miley Cyrus Sings Soulful Dylan Cover on Kimmel (watch) 10

Miley Cyrus Sings Soulful Dylan Cover on Kimmel (watch)

Miley Cyrus is fast becoming the voice of her generation for Bob Dylan's legacy. She performed a moving version of his song "You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go" on Jimmy Kimmel last night. Go figure. Cyrus, 19, is one of a number of artists who cover Dylan songs on Amnesty International's benefit compilation Chimes of Freedom....