Tag Archives: Rupert Murdoch

Alec Baldwin skips out on Emmys with his skit cut out

HollywoodNews.com: Alec Baldwin is a TV staple with his current role on ’30 Rock,’ but apparently he wasn’t so crazy about his pre-taped skit being cut from the Emmys. Baldwin reportedly taped something for the opening, but FOX was apparently not happy with it as he took a dig at parent[...]

“America’s Got Talent” judge Piers Morgan beats Ryan Seacrest for Larry King job

By Kim Palacios HollywoodNews.com: It seems that Britain’s got talent–or at least that’s what CNN thinks, having chosen U.K.-born media veteran Piers Morgan to replace Larry King. The New York Post posits that Morgan even beat out mega-host Ryan Seacrest for the job in a 3-year deal worth an[...]

OJ Files for Prison Release On 16th Anniversary of Nicole Brown-Ron Goldman Murder

By Roger Friedman hollywoodnews.com: Timing is everything. And no one has worse timing than O.J. Simpson. Yesterday he filed for an overturn of his conviction and for release from a Las Vegas prison. He’s serving a 9 to 33 year term for charges stemming from a hotel room heist that involved guns. Today[...]

Russell Brand on ‘Get Him to the Greek,’ getting over addiction, and getting on with his career

By Todd Gilchrist HollywoodNews.com: Although Russell Brand has appeared in several successful films and twice hosted the MTV Video Music Awards, he’s still largely an unknown quantity to many American audiences. But the British comedian and actor is trying to change all that, and his latest film, Get Him to the[...]

Top Celebs not among Oscar voters

It has come to the attention that many of the top celebrities are not Oscar voters. Those included are Taylor Lautner, Woody Allen, George Lucas, Rupert Murdoch, Pedro Almodovar, and Sascha Baron Cohen among others. Even top heads of studios are missing from the list such as NBC Universal chief[...]