Newsweek will have more truthiness — for one week only.
Stephen Colbert has been named guest editor of the recently redesigned news weekly's June 8 issue, The New York Observer reports.
Colbert, who will be the title's first guest editor in its 76-year history, landed the gig after impressing the heck out of editor Jon Meacham during a lunch.
"I was just very ...
Who's rising like a phoenix to return for Nip/Tuck's final two episodes? X-Men actress Famke Janssen, who'll return as memorable transsexual Ava Moore.
Breaking news! Lauren Conrad expressed some real emotions as she said goodbye to The Hills.
"It was a bittersweet night for me," she said in a June 2 post on her MySpace blog. "A part of me is sad to say goodbye to something that has been such a prominent part of my life, but I know that it was time and I am very happy with my decision."
Conrad thanked her fans for their encouragement. "While putting my personal relationships and struggles on television wasn't always easy, the support I received from people made such a difference," she said.
Coming up next for Conrad...
Kyra Sedgwick, Chace Crawford
Chace Crawford has officially inherited Kevin Bacon's Sunday shoes for the Footloose remake, but fitting into those iconic footwear is a different matter.
"He has big shoes to fill!" Kyra Sedgwick, Bacon's wife, tells People.
Nevertheless, Sedgwick says ...
After Tuesday's episode of The Real Housewives of New Jersey revealed the discovery of a book alleging that housewife Danielle Staub was arrested for extortion and involved in kidnapping, drugs and prostitution, castmate Caroline Manzo says that the new information "was a safety concern."
"When something this explosive falls into your lap, for anyone to just dismiss it would be foolish," Caroline told ...
Chandra Wilson, Jim Parsons
Dr. Bailey and Dr. Cooper are teaming up for the Emmys. Grey's Anatomy star Chandra Wilson and The Big Bang Theory's Jim Parsons will announce the nominations for the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards.
The duo will be joined by Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Chairman-CEO John Shaffner for the 8:30 am/ET reveal on July 16.
Wilson has received ...
Conan O'Brien may have received mixed critiques for his Tonight Show debut, but the funnyman has the vote of confidence from one very important and powerful person: President Obama.
Taking a breather from his sit-down with Brian Williams, Obama, who once told O'Brien he ...
Neil Patrick Harris
Neil Patrick Harris fans hoping to see their fave be a cut-up as host of Sunday's Tony Awards (airing at 8 pm/ET, on CBS) will probably get some satisfaction. But those wanting to see the How I Met Your Mother star cut a rug or break out into song might come up empty.
"They have an opening planned that is bigger than they have ever had in Tony history. But I don't think I'm going to be involved in it," Harris shared in a press conference call.
Instead, Harris says he will take a cue from Hugh Jackman ...
Jon & Kate Plus 8
Jon Gosselin says he and his wife, Kate, are not exploiting their children on their hit show Jon & Kate Plus 8.
"Exploited? I don't even want to use that word," he tells People, "because I think it's ridiculous."
Last week, Gosselin's brother- and sister-in-law said the couple treats their eight kids as a "commodity" and said ...