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The 10 Fittest Male Celebrities In Hollywood

April 17th, 2014 3:00am EDT
The 10 Fittest Male Celebrities In Hollywood
Chris Hemsworth has problems most men would envy. For example, he put on so much muscle while he was preparing to play "Thor" that his costume didn't fit.

The Australian star told the Los Angeles Times in 2011: "I got the part and immediately started looking at the comic books, and the guy is 500 pounds or something and looks like Schwarzenegger. And I thought, 'OK, I'm not gonna get to that.' But I have to get bigger. (The filmmakers) kept saying 'Yeah, get as big as you can, as big as you can.'"

The "Thor" costume was altered to fit his new shape, and movie execs ordered Hemsworth to g...

17 Unlikely Celebrity Buddies

March 6th, 2014 2:00pm EST
17 Unlikely Celebrity Buddies
Celebrities will always be available to promote off their latest products, films, television shows and endorsements. Yet, they tend to keep their celebrity friendships on the down low. Some of these star buddies are surprising, some are well-known. With all the behind-the-scenes backstabbing that can go along with being in the business, it is a good thing these duos have each other to count on for some real camaraderie.

1. Jonah Hill and Leonardo DiCaprio

Leo and Jonah found friendship on the set of "Wolf of Wall Street" and have continued their relationship ever since. Said Jonah to E!,...

Alyssa Milano wants to lose 10 pounds

January 8th, 2014 3:20pm EST
Alyssa Milano
Alyssa Milano wants to lose 10 more pounds.
The 41-year-old actress, who gave birth to her son, Milo, with her husband David Bugliari in August 2011, hasn't lost of all the weight she gained during her first pregnancy but is trying not to let the pressures of Hollywood get to her.
The 'Mistresses' star told Mario Lopez 'Extra': "I gained 55 pounds when I was pregnant, I still have 10 more to lose."
The brunette beauty, who shot to fame on 'Who's the Boss' when she was 11 years old, was recently forced to defend her figure after being insulted by 'Suburgatory' star Jay Mohr during a radio in...

Niall Horan plans to gorge on food at Christmas

December 20th, 2013 12:20pm EST
Niall Horan
Niall Horan plans to get "really fat" this Christmas.
The One Direction singer is taking a well-deserved break from the limelight next week and intends to undo all his personal trainer's hard work by stuffing his face with as much festive food as possible.
Speaking after their live performance on 'The X Factor' USA final last night (19.12.13), Niall joked: "I think we're all just going to go home be with our families for a little bit, eat lots of food and get really fat."
Quizzed by host Mario Lopez whether the boys had been naughty or nice for Santa this year, notorious womanizer Harry Sty...

Mario Lopez to enjoy festive holiday in Mexico

December 19th, 2013 3:10am EST
Mario Lopez
Actor-turned-TV presenter Mario Lopez is set to enjoy an exotic holiday season by taking a trip with his family to sunny Mexico.

The former Saved by the Bell star was unable to spend quality time with his wife Courtney and children, Gia, two, and three-month-old Dominic, on Thanksgiving Day (28Nov13) because he was busy hosting U.S. Talent show The X Factor.

However, Lopez has made big plans to make up for his holiday absence by treating his family to a trip to Mexico for Christmas Day (25Dec13) followed by Las Vegas to celebrate the New Year's Eve (31Dec14).

He tells U.S. DJ Ryan Seacr...

Demi Lovato is working for Thanksgiving

November 27th, 2013 9:20pm EST
Demi Lovato
Demi Lovato is disappointed she is working for Thanksgiving.
The 'Heart Attack' hitmaker will have to cut short a celebration with her family in Los Angeles later today (11.28.13) to appear on 'The X Factor' USA live show's judging panel.
The 21-year-old star told On Air with Ryan Seacrest: "My Thanksgiving plans are I'm going to work, work, work because just because it's Thanksgiving, doesn't mean I get a day off."
But Demi is unlikely to be too upset about the schedule clash as she recently revealed her fellow judges Kelly Rowland and Paulina Rubio are like sisters to her, and she is also...

Mario Lopez's shoe shopping date

November 11th, 2013 8:50pm EST
Mario Lopez
Mario Lopez took his wife shoe shopping on a recent date.
The US 'X Factor' host and his spouse Courtney Mazza, who tied the knot last year, attended the opening of the Carmen Steffens store at the Glendale Galleria near their home in Los Angeles last week.
Mario and Courtney, who have children Gia, three and Dominic, two months, took a night off from their parenting duties and sipped on CIROC cocktails as they shopped for new shoes.
Mario, 40, has previously spoken about the importance of keeping the romance alive in his relationship with Courtney.
He said he also loves taking her on spon...

Kelly Osbourne shocked by LAX shooting

November 1st, 2013 4:20pm EDT
Kelly Osbourne
Kelly Osbourne and Ian Somerhalder have expressed their dismay following a shooting at LAX airport in Los Angeles today (11.01.13).
One person was reportedly killed and several more were injured after a gunman entered Terminal 3 of the Los Angeles International Airport - which is frequented daily by celebrities traveling in and out of Hollywood - with an assault rifle, and several stars have shared their thoughts on the tragedy.
'Fashion Police' co-host Kelly, 29, wrote on Twitter: "WTF!!! I really hope everyone at LAX is ok and the #LAPD get that shooter fast! (sic)"
'The Vampire Diaries' ...

Katy Perry kept Miley Cyrus and Taylor Swift's hair

October 23rd, 2013 6:20pm EDT
Katy Perry
Katy Perry used to keep Miley Cyrus and Taylor Swift's hair in her handbag.
The 'Roar' hitmaker, who is dating singer-songwriter John Mayer, admitted she asked her younger rivals for locks of their hair at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles a few years ago and thought it was "awesome".
The 28-year-old star told fans during a Q&A with Mario Lopez, broadcast live online from Los Angeles on Tuesday night (10.22.13): "One of the first times I went to the Grammys, I got to share a dressing room with Miley Cyrus and Taylor Swift. And I asked for a lock of their hair from each one of them, which is ...

Mario Lopez Gets An IV After Emmy Red Carpet, Shares Twitpic With Daughter Gia

September 23rd, 2013 6:07pm EDT
Mario Lopez and daughter Gia
Mario Lopez didn't let on he was battling illness during his time covering the Emmys red carpet for Extra, but he shared a photo of himself recovering with his biggest fan.

Lopez uploaded a picture on Twitter of himself hooked up to an IV, watching what we assume was the awards show with his daughter Gia. "Tough day. Ending it by being hooked up to IV," he captioned the picture.

He tweeted earlier in the day, "Emmy Sunday! Feeling a bit run down & out of it...I'll rally. Let me know what u want me to ask ur favorite stars. I'll be on the red carpet."

Still, Lopez interviewed several star...

Helicopter ride left Britney Spears feeling ill

September 18th, 2013 8:40pm EDT
Britney Spears
Britney Spears had to cancel a string of promotional appearances on Tuesday (17Sep13) after falling ill during an early morning helicopter ride over Las Vegas.

The pop superstar announced her upcoming residency at Planet Hollywood in Sin City by buzzing over Nevada as fans flipped boards to reveal massive images of the singer in the desert just outside the gambling mecca.

Spears admits it was a thrilling way to promote her upcoming shows, but the helicopter ride left her feeling queasy and she was forced to cancel a series of TV appearances later in the day, including a chat with Extra's ...

Mario Lopez is a father again

September 10th, 2013 3:11am EDT
Mario Lopez
Actor-turned-TV presenter Mario Lopez has become a father for a second time after his wife gave birth to a baby boy.

The former Saved by the Bell star took to on Tuesday morning (10Sep13) to announce he and his wife Courtney have welcomed a son, named Dominic.

He writes, "It's a boy! Please welcome Dominic Lopez to the world! Couldn't be happier... (Mother) & baby are doing just fine..."

Dominic is a sibling for the couple's two-year-old daughter Gia.

Lopez wed Courtney in December (12) in Punta Mita, Mexico.

NUVOtv Launch Party: Mario Lopez, Anjelah Johnson And Joy Enriquez Share The Spotlight

July 18th, 2013 1:30pm EDT
Anjelah Johnson & Mario Lopez
On Tuesday, NUVOtv held their official launch party in West Hollywood, California to celebrate a new network that "serves the multicultural Latino audience with culturally relevant entertainment." Unlike other Latino stations like Univision or Telemundo, NUVOtv is broadcast entirely in English.

To reflect that modern Latino viewer, the LA-based channel hired Jennifer Lopez as its Chief Creative Officer back in May. Her key role will help formulate quality programming that represents a new era for TV viewers. While J.Lo wasn't at the launch party this week due to prior commitments, other NU...

Jennifer Lopez Bio Special Leads NUVOtv Re-launch Programming Lineup

June 13th, 2013 8:41am EDT
Jennifer Lopez NUVOtv
NUVOtv announced tune-in information for its entirely new lineup of programming beginning on July 18, which will kick off with the world premiere of a Jennifer Lopez biography special – “Legacy: Jennifer Lopez”.   The marquee event will provide unprecedented intimate access into the personal life and career of this inspiring artist and powerhouse entrepreneur.  An all-new roster of top-tier talent, which includes Mario Lopez, Grammy award-winning music producer Rodney “Dark Child” Jerkins and comedian and actress Anjelah Johnson, rounds out the weekend’s stellar programming block.


Mario Lopez: One On One With Victor Ortiz Preview

May 24th, 2013 12:30pm EDT
NUVOtv Mario Lopez One on One Victor Ortiz
The special Memorial Day premiere of 'Mario Lopez: One on One with Victor Ortiz' on May 27, features Mario meeting up with Victor Ortiz at an L.A. boxing gym, where the fight fans duke it out about their passion for boxing and how it influences Victor’s life today.

Before his parents abandoned him and his siblings, Victor’s dad taught him how to box, which successively opened up the biggest opportunity of Victor’s life. With immense talent and determination, he grabbed the attention of huge boxing legends such as Roberto Garcia, George Foreman, Oscar De La Hoya and Ron Lyle. Victor’s box...

Jennifer Lopez Appointed Chief Creative Officer Of NUVOtv

May 16th, 2013 2:06pm EDT
Jennifer Lopez NUVOtv
NUVOtv, the first and only English-language cable network for U.S. Latinos, held its upfront event today at the Edison Ballroom in New York City where the network announced an exciting and expansive new programming lineup that kicks off on July 18th. 

Artist, entrepreneur, and NUVOtv creative and business partner Jennifer Lopez took the stage as the network’s newly appointed Chief Creative Officer.  The network also revealed a rich new on-air look to complement deeper investments in programming and marketing.

“Latinos are a force in this country. We are an engine for growth – we have huge...

Mario Lopez's face swells up after spider bite

May 8th, 2013 9:50am EDT
TV star Mario Lopez has been left nursing a swollen chin after he was the victim of a nasty spider bite.

The X Factor host went to his doctor after his face became swollen and sore, and he was told a reaction to an arachnid's bite was behind the pain.

He tells fans on, "Dr said a spider bit me in the face. It looks like I have a small elbow growing from my jaw."

His friend and American Idol judge Randy Jackson demanded to see a photograph of the injury, and the vain star replied, "I look like an alien... No pic."

Mario Lopez & His Wife Are Expecting Baby No. 2

February 20th, 2013 9:00am EST
Mario Lopez Courtney Mazza and Gia
Newlyweds Mario Lopez and Courtney Mazza-Lopez are expecting their second child together. The couple, who wed Dec. 1, have a two-year-old daugther named Gia.

The former "Saved by the Bell" star and "X Factor" host told "Extra," which he co-hosts, "I am the happiest father in the world. We cannot wait to welcome baby Lopez number two into our lives."

On Tuesday morning "Extra" filmed the big reveal and gave the couple a surprise baby shower, including balloons and gifts. Toddler Gia carried a sign reading: "I'm gonna be a big sister."

Lopez later tweeted: "Ok.. So, I don't want to find ou...

Celebrities That Turn 40 In 2013

January 2nd, 2013 1:37pm EST
Kate Beckinsale
What were you doing 40 years ago in 1973? Our guess is that many of you reading weren't even born yet? Taking a look back at history, here were a few things going on in the world that year.

The biggest story was then President Richard Nixon told the world he was "not a crook," as the Watergate hearings began. Also that year George Steinbrenner purchased the New York Yankees for a mere $12 million from CBS. Popular films included The Exorcist, The Sting, Live and Let Die and Bobby squealed like a pig in Deliverance. Top TV shows in 73' included The Odd Couple, The Partridge Family, Columbo,...

50 Hottest Celebrity Guys Of 2012

December 8th, 2012 8:33am EST
Hottest Guys of 2012
Who are the sexiest guys in music, film and television? We narrowed our picks down to 50 in our annual list, spotlighting those who made our hearts skip a beat when we watched them perform.

Channing Tatum and Matthew McConaughey bared quite a bit in "Magic Mike," while "The Avengers" actors got our blood flowing with their explosive action scenes.

We lusted after Chris Hemsworth in "Snow White And The Huntsmans" and felt a little bit giddy when rumors swirled that Justin Bieber broke up with Selena Gomez (he didn't.)

British imports The Wanted and One Direction also caught our fancy, as ...

Mario Lopez Ties The Knot In Mexico

December 2nd, 2012 5:19pm EST
Mario Lopez
Eva Longoria walked down the aisle on Saturday when she acted as bridesmaid at actor Mario Lopez's romantic beach wedding.

The Desperate Housewives beauty flew out to Mexico to watch her pal Lopez marry Courtney Mazza at Joe Francis' Casa Aramara villa in Punta Mita.

She took to her page to post photos of herself being zipped into her blue bridesmaid's dress, tweeting, "How many people does it take to zip up a dress? Apparently three! I can't breathe but the dress looks good!"

Lopez and Mazza had another special guest in their wedding party - their two-year-old daughter Gi...

Mario Lopez To Wed In Mexico Today

December 1st, 2012 10:30am EST
Mario Lopez & Courtney Mazza
Mario Lopez will wed at pal Joe Francis' Casa Aramara villa in Punta Mita, Mexico, today. The "X Factor" host and his fiancee, Courtney Mazza, held a rehearsal dinner for family and friends like Eva Longoria last night before the big day.

A source told In Touch magazine, "The theme is a white party, with everyone being asked to dress in casual, white beach attire. There will be cocktails, a taco bar with beef, chicken and seafood tacos, a fresh fruit bar and a Tequila bar - with Tequila from all over Mexico. A mariachi band and DJ will supply the music as bonfires burn on the beach."

The ...

Khloe Kardashian Is 'So Excited' To Host 'X Factor' With Mario Lopez

October 17th, 2012 9:22am EDT
Khloe Kardashian
After weeks of speculation, Khloe Kardashian and Mario Lopez have been named the new hosts of "The X Factor."

On Tuesday Kardashian confirmed on Twitter, "The rumors are true... I will be hosting TheXFactorUSA this season!!! SO excited!"

The reality star later wrote on her blog, "I'm a huge fan of the show, so I literally fell over in my chair when I heard that I was being considered for the role. The show already has such an incredible panel of judges and it is truly an honor to have been given this opportunity to work with them. I'm thrilled, overjoyed and of course a little nervous abo...

Khloe Kardashian And Mario Lopez In 'Final Talks' For 'X-Factor' Host Spots

October 2nd, 2012 4:07pm EDT
Mario Lopez
Khloe Kardashian has been dogged by X Factor rumors for a while, and it appears that she will actually be taking the hosting job according to a CNN source. Or should we say co-hosting job?

While he has hosted shows before, Mario Lopez' name was nowhere to be seen in recent rumors to get the X-Factor gig - but the same source that said Khloe is in final talks claims that Mario will be joining her.

The two will replace Steve Jones, who left after the first season. Of course, that wasn't the only change in the show's lineup, as Britney Spears and Demi Lovato were hired to replace former judg...

Who Will Be A 'Dancing With The Stars' All-Star?

May 16th, 2012 2:07pm EDT
Mario Lopez
We knew back in April, thanks to a loose-lipped Mario Lopez, that ABC would be airing an all-star version of their dancing competition Dancing with the Stars. Finally, the network has officially announced the alternate version of the show, which lets us wonder - who will be on it?

Lopez, obviously, is in unless ABC is sour that he let loose he was asked to be on it before the network announced the show. TV Guide reported Melanie "Scary Spice" Brown, Sabrina Bryan, Gilles Marini and Kyle Massey are in.

The other night, Tom Bergeron said past winners would compete as well. That means Kelly ...

Manny Pacquiao Hits Boxing Gym After 'Death to Gays' Controversy

May 16th, 2012 11:17am EDT
Hours after a report surfaced in which Manny Pacquiao insinuated that all gay people should be put to death ... the boxer rolled over to his L.A. gym ... where he was SWARMED by adoring fans.

Manny ignited a media firestorm yesterday over an interview with National Conservative Examiner. Manny was asked about Obama's stance on gay marriage ... and he quoted Leviticus 20:13.

"If a man lies with a man as one lies with a woman, both of them have done what is detestable. They must be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads."

After the report surfaced, Manny was reportedly banne...

Rumor Patrol: Dancing With The All-Stars, Mila Kunis And Ashton Kutcher, Nicki Minaj Returns

April 28th, 2012 2:07pm EDT
Mario Lopez
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Dancing With The All-Stars: Mario Lopez let slip that ABC is planning an all-star version of Dancing with the Stars, featuring favorite contestants. "You know what, Kelly? They’re doing a 'Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars' this next season. They called me to do it," he told Kelly Ripa.

Verdict: Probably true. Gossip Cop was given a "we cannot confirm nor deny" statement from ABC, although they also ca...

Ali Landry Learned Of Mario Lopez's Affairs After Tapping His Cell Phone

March 15th, 2012 3:38pm EDT
Ali Landry
Actress Ali Landry has opened up about her short-lived marriage to TV personality Mario Lopez, revealing she learned of his affairs by tapping his cell phone.

The couple wed in Mexico in April, 2004, but Landry annulled the union two weeks later following reports of the actor's infidelity.

The former Saved by the Bell star has since publicly admitted to cheating, and now Landry has confessed she had a sneaky suspicion the relationship wasn't meant to be - but she was too scared to call off the nuptials and disappoint her family.

During an appearance on The Wendy Williams Show on Thurs...

Maria Menounos Loses A Super Bowl Bikini Bet, But We Win!

February 7th, 2012 8:10am EST
Maria Menounos
Just like many Americans around the country, three Extra hosts made a bet on the Super bowl game and the picture you’re looking at is a result of Maria Menounos losing.

PICTURES: Hot Bikini Shots Of Maria Menounos

The gorgeous brunette, who is a Patriots fan, made a bet with Mario Lopez and AJ Calloway that if the Patriots would lose the Superbowl, she would pose in Times Square in a bikini.

So Maria — who is a good sport — posed in a red and blue bikini, her homage to the Giants wearing their colors.

Celebrities We Expect Will Get Married In 2012

January 17th, 2012 1:00pm EST
Olivier Martinez
Halle Berry and Olivier Martinez -Halle’s daughter, Nahla seems to give her mommy two thumbs up on her choice for her future husband, Olivier Martinez. Although her biological father, Gabriel Aubry is still very much in her life, Olivier has opened his arms up to the adorable little girl and the three will no doubt be a happy family.

Bret Michaels and Kristi Gibson - Although this couple was on our list last year due to get married in 2011, we have a feeling that the rocker will finally say “I Do” this year. C’mon Bret, you’ve come this far…

Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick -...

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