As Dec. 31 nears, there has been speculation about recovering stroke victim Dick Clark's readiness to return to his annual New Year's Rockin' Eve ABC special. "I'm not going to tell you he's 100 percent," producer Larry Klein recently told reporters. "[But] I talk to Dick once or twice a week, and I see him once a week. His speech is OK and he looks terrific. This show is very, very important to Dick, and he wanted it to be his coming-out party." For more on Rockin' Eve, read our Insider Q&A with cohost Ryan Seacrest.