Tag Archives: Stephen Colbert

The Hollywood Film Awards Series: James Corden is the HFA host, but who will be Oscar’s?

With the recent announcement that James Corden was going to be the host of the 19th annual Hollywood Film Awards, I was struck by two notions. One was that it was a perfect reason to have another installment in the Hollywood Film Awards Series that we’ve been doing here, but[...]

Spotlight on Billionaire Jeff Skoll

By Robert Welkos NAME: JEFF SKOLL NET WORTH: $2.7 billion (TheRichest.com) to $3.8 billion (Forbes) SOURCE OF WEALTH: eBay ‘BIO: Born to a middle-class family in Canada, Skoll graduated with honors in electrical engineering program at the University of Toronto, then went backpacking around the world before entering Stanford Business School, where he[...]

Lady Gaga named Entertainer of the Year by AP

HollywoodNews.com: Lady Gaga is certainly known to entertain, which makes her a pretty good choice for Entertainer of the Year. Gaga was given the title by the Associated Press, just beating out Steve Jobs, states RadarOnline.com. The decision was reportedly made by 135 editors and broadcasters based on who had the[...]

Jane Lynch’s four surprising facts

HollywoodNews.com: The current issue of Entertainment Weekly has some interesting tidbits about Jane Lynch from her new memoir Happy Accidents that you may not have known. ** Lynch had a gig on America’s Shopping Place, an early TV home-shopping show, and she loved it. ** She’s been deaf in one year since[...]

Happy Birthday Robert Pattinson!

hollywoodnews.com: A big happy birthday to Robert Pattinson, who celebrates his 25th year today. At his tender age, the “Harry Potter” and “Twilight Saga” alumnus has amassed an estimated worth of $52 million, earning him a spot as the 8th wealthiest Briton in The Sunday[...]

Neil Patrick Harris in rehearsals for stage production of ‘Company’

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: The always busy Neil Patrick Harris is leading an all-star cast in a three-day run the classic Stephen Sondheim musical ‘Company’ at the Avery Fisher Hall in New York. Presented by New York Philharmonic, the production opened last night with NPH in the role of perpetual bachelor Bobby. Others[...]

Matthew Morrison helps celebrate People’s ‘Sexiest Man Alive’ with online charity auction

HollywoodNews.com: Most women only dream about meeting their celebrity heartthrobs, but this month a few lucky winners will have the chance to hang with the Prince, swim with the ultimate Olympian, workout with Wolverine and ring in the new year with a music icon. People Magazine has partnered with leading charity[...]

Sheryl Crow joins in Washington DC rally

HollywoodNews.com: Sheryl Crow will be lending her voice to a rally in Washington DC this upcoming weekend. Crow will reportedly be a part of Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert’s rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear, states Digital Spy. The singer will reportedly take to the stage to perform along with a[...]

Kevin Kline guest stars on ‘The Colbert Report’ for ‘The Extra Man’

HollywoodNews.com: Kevin Kline recently stopped by Stephen Colbert’s “The Colbert Report” to promote his latest film “The Extra Man.” While he was there, the two got into in an enunciation war. Watch the video below: “The Extra Man” follows Louis Ives (Paul Dano), a lonely dreamer who fancies himself the hero[...]

Conan O’Brien returns to Rockefeller Center and mocks Leno

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: The best thing that ever happened to Conan O’Brien was getting fired. {Proof of this was shown last night at Radio City Music Hall as Conan returned triumphantly to Rockefeller Center, home of NBC. He mocked Jay Leno, brought on his Masturbating Bear (now the Self-Pleasuring Panda) and[...]