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Fallon To Replace O'brien On Late Night

When Late Night's Conan O'Brien takes over the Tonight show in 2009, he will most likely be succeeded by former Saturday Night Live co-star Jimmy Fallon, Broadcasting & Cable reported in its current issue, citing...

Saturday Night Live -- The Reality Show?

Saturday Night Live producer Lorne Michaels has confirmed that NBC executives have discussed the possibility of a producing a reality series in which the audience would judge which skits performed during the dress rehearsal would...

Fallen Idol (Ratings, That Is)

A two-hour American Idol finale that saw 17-year-old Jordin Sparks crowned the sixth Idol winner -- over Blake Lewis -- drew a 17.2 rating and a 28 share Wednesday night representing 29.5 million viewers, according...

Strip Stripped From Nbc's Schedule

Marking the end of one of the greatest debacles in its history, NBC is expected to disclose during its upfront season presentation on Monday that it has canceled Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, the...

Desperate Housewives Remains Tops On Sunday

Its ratings may not be what they once were, but ABC's Desperate Housewives remained the most-watched TV show Sunday night, scoring an 11.0 rating and a 17 share. A two-hour Saturday Night Live in the...

Timberlake To Star In New Shrek

Justin Timberlake will star in the third instalment of the Shrek franchise as Princess Fiona's teenage cousin Artie.Shrek the Third is one of the summer's most highly-anticipated films and Timberlake will be a central character...

By on 02 May 2007

Year Of The Dog Star Shannon Allergic To Mutts

Actress MOLLY SHANNON attempted to suffer in silence on the set of new movie YEAR OF THE DOG - because she's allergic to man's best friend. The former SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE regular, kept her medical...

Movie Reviews: Blades Of Glory

So long as the shenanigans in Blades of Glory are taking place on the ice rink, the movie succeeds in evoking almost uninterrupted laughter, most critics agree. but, as Kevin Crust observes in his review...

Rock Not A Smooth Operator Around Crush Sade

Funnyman CHRIS ROCK missed a golden opportunity to impress his all-time crush, SADE, because she found his comedy costume hilarious. The comedian/actor admits he has always thought the sultry YOUR LOVE IS KING singer is...

Allen: 'Pressure Makes Me Nervous'

Rising star LILY ALLEN hates the pressure put on her by her record company - because it causes her to perform badly. The British singer, who is currently wowing America, isn't initially fazed by all...

Comedian Franken Confirms Us Senate Candidacy

LATEST: Comedian-turned-radio host AL FRANKEN has officially announced he will seek the Democratic nomination to run for the US Senate seat now held by Minnesota Republican NORM COLEMAN. The 55-year-old former SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE star...

Actor Tracy Morgan Pleads Guilty To Drink Driving Charge

LATEST: Comedian TRACY MORGAN pleaded guilty yesterday (14FEB07) to a misdemeanour drunken driving charge in New York. The 38-year-old submitted the plea in Manhattan Criminal Court in exchange for a conditional discharge, which means he...

Hardy Treatment For Cruise

Tom Cruise is hoping to get his acting career back on track with a new film inspired by the popular Hardy Boys novels.Cruise was last year ditched by Paramount after his increasingly bizarre public behaviour.With...

By on 14 February 2007

Barrymore 'Not Dating Braff'

Actress DREW BARRYMORE has slammed rumours she is dating SCRUBS star ZACH BRAFF. Barrymore split with THE STROKES' drummer FABRIZIO MORETTI in December last year (06), and reports have linked Braff and the actress since...

Whitaker Gets Musical On Saturday Night Live

Oscar nominee FOREST WHITAKER showed off his singing skills when he guest hosted US satirical show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE at the weekend (10FEB07). THE LAST KING OF SCOTLAND star performed ELTON JOHN's DON'T LET THE...

Timberlake And Samberg Reunite In New York City

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE reunited with US comedian ANDY SAMBERG at Madison Square Garden last night (07FEB07) to sing their controversial satirical song DICK IN A BOX. The pair hit the headlines in December (06) when they...

Urban Plans A Trip Home

Country star KEITH URBAN is planning a professional trip back to his native Australia after completing rehab treatment in California last month (JAN07). The singer will play five shows in his homeland in May (07)...

Federline Sorry For Super Bowl Ad

BRITNEY SPEARS' estranged husband KEVIN FEDERLINE has issued an apology to anyone who is offended by his upcoming Super Bowl ad where he stars as a fast-food worker. Federline was slammed by members of the...

Urban Plans Saturday Night Live Appearance

Troubled country music star KEITH URBAN will make his first TV appearance since completing treatment for alcoholism on 10 February (07) when he performs on satirical show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE in America. Oscar nominee FOREST...

Comedian Franken To Become Us Senate Candidate

Former SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE cast member AL FRANKEN will run for the US Senate in Minnesota in 2008. A senior Democratic official from Minnesota confirmed the comedian has decided to run for office, but he...

Timberlake: 'I Had Nothing To Do With Spears Net Video'

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE has distanced himself from an internet video setting his SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE sketch DICK IN A BOX to images of ex-girlfriend BRITNEY SPEARS drunk. The SEXYBACK singer insists he had nothing to do...

Murphy Intimated By Dreamgirls Dancing

EDDIE MURPHY insists the hardest part about playing fictional soul legend JAMES 'THUNDER' EARLY in DREAMGIRLS was learning how to dance properly. The DADDY DAY CARE star won a best supporting actor Golden Globe Award...

Gyllenhaal Showcases Singing Skills

JAKE GYLLENHALL showed off his singing skills on US comedy show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE at the weekend (13JAN07) when he donned a dress and belted out a classic from the DREAMGIRLS soundtrack. The hunky actor...

Chevy Chase's Rehab Confession

Comedy legend CHEVY CHASE underwent rehab treatment for an addiction to painkillers, inspired by the public plight of former US President's wife BETTY FORD. The FLETCH star visited the Betty Ford clinic in the 1980s...

Kattan Engaged

Comedy actor CHRIS KATTAN and model SUNSHINE TUTT are engaged to be married. The former SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE star proposed to Tutt at her grandparents' home in Texas on Christmas Eve (24DEC06). The couple have...

Family Groups Blast Nbc For Posting Unbleeped Skit On Web

Some conservative family groups are furious over NBC's decision to release an unbleeped version of a Saturday Night Live boy-band parody, "D**k in a Box," on YouTube and its own website. In an interview with...

Snl Leaves Gift Box On Youtube

Becoming one of the viral-est videos -- critics might have called it "vilest;" admirers might have called it "virilest" -- ever to hit the web, a boy-band parody that aired last weekend on Saturday Night...

Timberlake Gets Controversial Again On Snl

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE sparked controversy again on US TV show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE by performing comedy song C**K IN A BOX with programme regular ANDY SAMBERG. The pop star, who was heavily criticised for his part...

Snl Offers Its Own Take On Gibson, Apocalypto

Mel Gibson's recent travails were merged with the action in the Apocalypto trailer on NBC's Saturday Night Live over the weekend. The resulting spoof was quickly posted online and shows a tribe of Mayans yelling...

Saturday Night Live Asks What Does Diddy Do?

Rap mogul SEAN COMBS bore the brunt of the joke on US satirical show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE last night (09DEC06) - when he became the dim-witted star of a comic strip. The rapper hired a...

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