Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick
Convicted financier Bernie Madoff, sentenced Monday to 150 years in prison, counted a who's who of celebrities among his victims.
Kevin Bacon and his wife, The Closer's Kyra Sedgwick, confirmed in December that they were among the thousands duped by Madoff, who was convicted of hatching a $65 billion Ponzi scheme. The couple did not specify their loss, but Bacon said he was searching for projects because, "I need to work, for obvious reasons."
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Last month, Sedgwick said the couple was hurt, but not ...
Fred Travalena, a famed impressionist and entertainer nicknamed "The Man of a Thousand Faces," has died. He was 66.
Travalena died Sunday in Los Angeles from a recurrence of an aggressive form of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, his publicist, Roger Neal, told the Associated Press. Travalena was first diagnosed in 2002 with the disease, which went into remission the following year before re-surfacing last July. Travalena was also diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2003, but Neal said the disease had been in remission since then.
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Also dubbed "Mr. Everybody," Travalena boasted a wide repertoire of ...
A judge awarded Michael Jackson's mother temporary custody of his children Monday as Jackson's private physician described his final moments — and the possibility emerged of a live album, recorded on the eve of the superstar's death.
In another court action Monday, Katherine Jackson also sought control of her son's estate, court spokeswoman Vania Stuelp told TVGuide.com. The judge has not yet ruled on the motion.
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Superior Court Judge Mitchell Beckloff scheduled a hearing for Monday on temporary custody of the children and an Aug. 3 hearing on Katherine Jackson's request to be their permanent guardian.
Ana Ortiz and Noah Lebenzon
Ugly Betty's Ana Ortiz and her husband, musician Noah Lebenzon, are the proud parents of a baby girl, the couple's first child.
Marissa Jaret Winokur
Dancing and weight loss are two popular reality show themes these days, so why not combine them?
That's the idea behind Oxygen's Dance Your Ass Off [Mondays, 10 pm/ET], a competition show in which 12 plus-size players will compete on the dance floor for a $100,000 prize while also shedding pounds. Host (and former Dancing with the Stars contestant) Marissa Jaret Winokur and producer Sally-Ann Salsano spoke to TVGuide.com about why dancing peels off the pounds.
TVGuide.com: Is Dance Your Ass Off more about the dance or the weight loss?
Sally Ann Salsano: It's a complete combination, [which] makes it fun. People that love a straight stage-competition show are going to love it, but then the weight-loss element gives it...
Make It or Break It, the new series about wannabe Olympic gymnasts, stuck its landing in its debut, delivering the largest audience for an ABC Family premiere since The Secret Life of the American Teenager.
Frasier alum Peri Gilpin visited the TVGuide.com offices to talk up the show, on which she plays mom to a pair of vaulting, tumbling prospects. Watch the video after the jump.
An emotional Janet Jackson took the stage at Sunday's BET Awards to thank the fans for their support in the difficult days following her brother Michael's shocking death.
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Host Jamie Foxx escorted her to the microphone, where she said she was going to be brief. "To you, Michael is an icon; to us, Michael is family," she said, holding back tears. "He will forever live in our hearts. On behalf of my family and myself, thank you for all your love and support. We miss him so much. Thank you so much."
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On this week's True Blood, Sookie has a run-in with a mysterious monster, which brings her to Fangtasia, where she discovers Lafayette locked up in the basement. Jason's doubts about Jesus camp are quelled by Sarah's fervent ministrations. Maryann has a party, the nature of which causes a rift between Tara and Eggs. A sullen Jessica enjoys a night out at Merlotte's. And Sam and Daphne have common interests. At first blush, "Scratches" appears to tie up some loose ends, but in fact, it's setting the scene for a very different True Blood, which starts in two weeks. Let's see what we have in store:
Kendra Wilkinson and Hank Baskett
Reality star and former Playboy cover girl Kendra Wilkinson married NFL player Hank Baskett at the Playboy Mansion this weekend.
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Among the wedding's 500 guests were former boyfriend and Playboy founder Hugh Hefner and Wilkinson's Girls Next Door co-stars Holly Madison and Bridget Marquardt, the latter of which was a member of the bridal party, according to People.
Wilkinson, 23, walked down the aisle in a white dress and wearing more than $100,000 worth of Michael Barin jewelry. Baskett and his groomsmen wore white, and the bridesmaids wore lavender. The couple was married on the mansion's lawn, which was ...