The Dog Who Saved Christmas
Mario Lopez can be seen all over TV — hosting Extra, starring on his VH1 reality show Saved By the Baby — but get ready to hear more of him. The Saved By the Bell alum has lent his voice to ABC Family's new TV movie The Dog Who Saved Christmas Vacation.
A sequel to last year's The Dog Who Saved Christmas, the movie stars Gary Valentine and Elisa Donovan as George and Belinda Bannister, who take their family and beloved dog Zeus (voice of Lopez) for a nice and relaxing holiday vacation. Things get hectic when they discover that Belinda's obnoxious brother Randy (Casper Van Dien) has shown up with his son and their new poodle, Bella (voice of Paris Hilton). As if that isn't stressful enough, Zeus' burglar enemies, Ted (Dean Cain) and Stewey (Joey "Coco" Diaz), dog-nap Bella to get their paws on the diamond collar she was mistakenly given.
Scarlett Johansson, making her third appearance as Saturday Night Live host, used her monologue to poke fun at how young celebrities can easily stay out of the limelight: wear underwear, don't do a reality show and don't act surprised if your sex tape comes out.
The 25-year-old Tony winner later did an impression of Millionaire Matchmaker's Patti Stanger.
Courtney Mazza and Mario Lopez
It's a girl for Mario Lopez and girlfriend Courtney Mazza. The couple welcomed Gia Francesca on Saturday, Extra reports.
"We are so overjoyed. What an amazing, wonderful and overwhelming experience to welcome our daughter into the world," Lopez said.
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Baby on the way for Mario Lopez
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Mario Lopez and Courtney Mazza
Mario Lopez is soon going to have another title: father.
The actor and Extra host is expecting his first child in the fall with his girlfriend, Broadway dancer Courtney Mazza.
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Miss America 2010 - Caressa Cameron
Caressa Cameron, Miss Virginia, was crowned Miss America 2010 Saturday.
The 22-year-old Fredericksburg, Va., native, who succeeds Miss America 2009 Katie Stam, is an aspiring television news anchor...
First a sex tape, now a shocking tell-all? What has become of Screech?
Dustin Diamond, 32, who played Saved By the Bell's adorable dork Screech Powers for much of the 1990s, has released a preview of his new book, Behind the Bell, in which the former child star claims that sex and drugs were prevalent on the set of the teen sitcom, according to Us.
Screech tattles on fellow Saved by the Bell stars
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America's Best Dance Crew, Mario Lopez
Try as you may, you can't avoid Mario Lopez on TV these days. The one-time Dancing with the Stars runner-up tells TVGuide.com about the new season of America's Best Dance Crew (Thursdays, 10 pm/ET on MTV), why he's causing trouble on Nip/Tuck, and his messages for his recently engaged ex-girlfriend, Karina Smirnoff, and that other guy, Ryan Seacrest.
TVGuide.com: MTV's teasing that this is the "most physically demanding season yet." What can we expect on Dance Crew this season?
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Is Mario Lopez trying to one-up Ryan Seacrest as the host with the most?On a quest to expand his emcee duties, the one-time A.C. Slater will host MTV's new series Top Pop Group, People reports.The show will be similar to Lopez's other hosting gig, America's Best Dance Crew, only featuring music groups. Nine unsigned acts, who will be coached during the series, will take to the stage and do their best to impress the yet-unknown celebrity panel of judges. Viewers will vote for their favorite each week until there's one left standing. The winner receives $100,000.Lopez, who also hosts Extra, will get some hosting help from Access Hollywood reporter Marianela Pereyra in case he spreads himself too thin.A casting special, also hosted by Lopez, 34, airs Thursday on MTV at 9 pm/ET. The series premieres Sept. 11 at 10 pm/ET. Joyce Eng
Mario Lopez, Extra
Mario Lopez may be the busiest guy in show business. Along with starring in Broadway’s A Chorus Line, hosting America's Best Dance Crew (Thursdays, 10 pm/ET, MTV) and promoting his book, Mario Lopez's Knockout Fitness, he was just promoted from correspondent to the sole host of Extra, replacing Mark McGrath and Dayna Devon as of September 15. The multitasker took time out to talk about his new gig, tabloid rumors and his sexy TV Guide "Hot Bods" cover.
TV Guide: How did the Extra anchor job come about?Mario Lopez: They have this new concept involving a social network, and they want the show to be very innovative and very clever. They asked me if I wanted to take the helm. I was flattered and honored. I love hosting, whether it’s a barbecue at my