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Donald Trump's Next Celebrity Supporter

4/9/2016 12:26pm EDT
Kirstie Alley
Kirstie Alley bravely tweeted on Friday that she's officially supporting Donald Trump, the Republican presidential front-runner.

Alley wrote: “HELLO BOYS! this is my formal endorsement of @realDonaldTrump & I’m a woman! (last I checked) And Rudy [Giuliani], U R amazing!”

Cognizant of the firestorm ahead, Alley added: “If Ur ‘disappointed in me’ Or can’t hang w me because of my be it..U were never a friend in the 1st place. I respect ALL my friends.”

HELLO BOYS! this is my formal endorsement of @realDonaldTrump & I'm a woman! (last I checked) And Rudy, U R amazing! https://t.c...

Blu-ray Review: 'Village Of The Damned - Collector's Edition'

3/22/2016 12:00pm EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Village Of The Damned - Collector's Edition'
Ready to re-visit the town full of terror tots? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick John Carpenter’s "Village of the Damned – Collector’s Edition" out April 12 from Scream Factory, the genre division of Shout! Factory. We see if the kids still kill below!

Title: "Village of the Damned – Collector’s Edition"

Grade: 4

Cast: Christopher Reeve, Kirstie Alley, Linda Kozlowski

Director: John Carpenter

Rating: R

Runtime: 99 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment


The Flick: I fully remember seeing this one back i...

Oh My! Kirstie Alley Has Lost Some Serious Weight And Is Keeping It Off

1/6/2016 4:45pm EST
Cheers To Kirstie Alley's Weight Loss: 'Fat Actress' Star Trims
Cheers are in order; Kirstie Alley may have starred in Fat Actress, but with her stunning weight loss, she looks more like a supermodel with attitude, citing a Radar Online report. The DWTS alumna dropped 50 pounds recently in preparation for a string of Jenny Craig ads. That said, Oprah, you got some competition: First name, Kirstie, last name, svelte.

According to a People report, Kirstie Alley followed the Jenny Craig diet plan and not only lost weight, but also she managed to keep the 50 pounds of body fat off for a year. The actress is now celebrating her slimming down milestone by s...

Kirstie Alley Wants Her Whole Family To Be Scientologists, Claims Cousin

12/21/2015 8:36am EST
Kirstie Alley Snubbing Family Christmas Due To Scientology? Cous
Kirstie Alley probably won't be traveling to see her family over the holidays because she prioritizes the Church of Scientology, according to a new report.

The star's cousin told Radar Online that Alley isn't expected to go to Wichita, Kansas, during Christmas to visit her siblings, Craig and Collete. Lane Alley explained, "They don't see her very often."

She added, "We’re not that impressed with her. We’re used to it. We don’t know when she comes into town. [Her brother and sister] don’t really say [much about her]."

If Alley does decide to make the trip to the Midwest to visit relative...

Leah Remini's Scientology Tell-All Book Will Cause Trouble For Sure

9/29/2015 9:48am EDT
Leah Remini Scientology Tell-All Being Published, And Lawsuits F
Leah Remini is coming out. No, it's not what you think, but it does have to do with revelation and relief. The ex-Scientologist aka "troublemaker," has a bone to pick with the Church of Scientology. Leah is publishing a tell-all book about the inner-workings and secrets of the covert organization. Apparently, it's a no-holds-barred biography that is sure to attract a flock of lawsuits.

According to a Vanity Fair report, Leah Remini authored a book titled, "Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology." Arguably, it's appropriately named due to the likely fallout that will ensue from L...

So This Is Why Leah Remini Left The Church Of Scientology

7/20/2015 8:25am EDT
Leah Remini
Why did Leah Remini leave the Church of Scientology after 30 years?

The former King Of Queens star is in the second season of her TLC reality TV show, Leah Remini: It's All Relative. Last week, with her mother, Vicki Marshall, at her side, Leah said her decision is largely based on keeping her family intact.

"I decided I didn't want to raise my daughter [Sophia] in the church because from what I've experienced and what I saw, the church becomes your everything. It becomes your mother, your father, your everything. You are dependent on the church."

Scientology centers on the principle...

Kirstie Alley Lawsuit Drops 'Dark' Church Of Scientology Bombshell

7/14/2015 9:28am EDT
Report: Kirstie Alley Lawsuit Unravels Church Of Scientology's D
Kirstie Alley's lawsuit that involves an alleged Ponzi scheme has allegedly unveiled some dark secrets about the Church of Scientology.

During the discovery phase of the case, emails from Michelle Seward, Alley's insurance agent, and former Scientologist, alleged that the Church uses "black propaganda tactics" against perceived troublemakers.

Alley is a defendant in a suit that claims her company, Organic Liaison, was a shell business used to divert funds to the Scientology Church and its affiliates.

Writes Radar Online, Kirstie's weight loss company combines a clean diet with "organic a...

'The Middle' Recap: 'Pam Freakin' Staggs'

1/8/2015 11:08am EST
The Middle
“The Middle” is usually fairly reliable for putting its own spin on stock sitcom stories. The fact that its characters are so well-defined and well-developed helps in this regard. So it was unsurprisingly immediately clear that this was not going to be the typical example of embarrassment over being caught off guard by the reappearance of an old acquaintance.

Frankie, in her most stained shirt and sweatpants and with trash strewn all over the road, could not have looked worse when Pam Freakin’ Staggs (Kirstie Alley) rolled up. But when she rushed back inside to get her household in orde...

How Much Weight Did Kirstie Alley Lose?

1/6/2015 8:29am EST
Kirstie Alley Debuts Her Impressive 50 Pound Weight Loss
Once more, Kirstie Alley appears before the world, having shed a significant portion of her body weight.

This time? The former "Cheers" star turned Jenny Craig spokeswoman is now 50 pounds lighter than she was last year.

That's an impressive feat- which, apparently, she lost with the help of Jenny Craig. Alley appeared on "The Today Show" yesterday, sharing her good news with host Matt Lauer.

Her New Year's resolution for 2014 was to lose 30 pounds, but once they started coming off Alley just went with it, and ended the year twenty pounds lighter than her original goal.

Part of that c...

7 Celebrities Who Like Scientology A Little Too Much

6/4/2014 3:00pm EDT
7 Celebrities Who Like Scientology A Little Too Much
When former King of Queens star Leah Remini went on the Ellen Degeneres Show last week, she used it as an opportunity to clearly state that she believes she is better off since leaving the "religion" of Scientology last summer.

The now Xenu-free Remini stated that she and her family have found "new ways to reconnect" and that leaving the religion "has really brought us closer together."

While we're happy for Remini, but we can't help but hope that some other famous celebrities would follow her example.

Here are 7 Famous Stars Who Are A Little Too Into Scientology.

Tom Cruise


The Biggest Losers: Celebrities Who Have Lost Over 50 Pounds!

3/22/2014 8:00pm EDT
The Biggest Losers: Celebrities Who Have Lost Over 50 Pounds!
Singer Jordin Sparks made a drastic lifestyle change to drop more than 50 pounds over two and a half years. In 2011 she told People magazine what her "secret" was: "It was just a shift in my thinking. Instead of talking about being more active, I just got up and did it. There's no secret. Anybody can do it."

The former "American Idol" star told Life & Style magazine that the extra weight was like carrying a 5-year-old child.

"By March of last year [2012], I lost 50. And then I maintained it for the rest of the year. I was in the gym all day long. When I got up I would hike, then I would g...

Hot Beefy Babes

3/9/2014 12:00pm EDT
Hot Beefy Babes
Hollywood is full of women of all shapes and sizes, and it's time to pay tribute to the sexy stars who aren't a size 0. These beefy babes are well-built, robust actresses and singers who are beautiful and talented in their own right.

Khloe Kardashian towers over her sisters, but she knows how to work it on the red carpet. She shows off her best assets and isn't afraid to flaunt her figure in form-fitting clothing.

The "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" star told Cosmopolitan: "I'm proud for losing weight when I wanted to and I've never resorted to surgery. I'm not against it - one day I pr...

John Travolta To Guest Star On Kirstie Alley's New TV Series

7/24/2013 1:30pm EDT
John Travolta
Another famous face will be joining Kirstie Alley on her upcoming TV series - John Travolta has signed on for a guest appearance on "Kirstie."

The actress' former "Cheers" castmate Rhea Perlman and former "Seinfeld" stars Jason Alexander and Michael Richards also star on the series.

Travolta, who starred with Alley in "Look Who's Talking," said in a statement: "I'm excited about working with Kirstie again... It's always a treat to be surrounded by people you respect so much both personally and professionally."

"Kirstie" centers around Broadway star Madison Banks (Alley), whose life turns...

Kirstie Alley Takes On 'Exclusionary' Abercrombie & Fitch CEO

5/16/2013 2:37pm EDT
Kirstie Alley
Actress Kirstie Alley has joined a growing movement against Abercrombie and Fitch's CEO Mike Jeffries' comments over his brand's target demographic.

A 2006 interview with Jeffries resurfaced on, where he said, "In every school there are the cool and popular kids, and then there are the not-so-cool kids. Candidly, we go after the cool kids... A lot of people don't belong (in our clothes), and they can't belong. Are we exclusionary? Absolutely."

Alley told Entertainment Tonight, "Abercrombie clothes are for people who are cool and look a certain way and are beautiful and are thin'...

Kirstie Alley Wants To Join 'The View'

4/5/2013 10:25am EDT
Kirstie Alley
Kirstie Alley is enthusiastic to take over from Joy Behar when she departs The View in August.

The former Cheers star is desperate to take over from departing co-presenter Joy Behar when she leaves later this year and has been in touch with the show's creator Barbara Walters about joining the team.

A source told Star magazine: "Kirstie loves TV and wants badly to land a permanent gig - she tried to get a talk show deal on her own but didn't get any bites. She thinks 'The View' would be a great fit for her brand of brash outspoken opinions.

"Kirstie loves the idea that she'll be able to...

'Kirstie's New Show' Starring Kirstie Alley, Set For Fall Debut On TV Land

2/16/2013 8:40am EST
Kirstie's New Show
TV Land and Kirstie Alley are happy to announce that herself, Rhea Perlman and Michael Richards are back on TV together.

The cable network announced the 12 episode series title 'Kirstie's New Show' (formerly 'Giant Baby') will debut this fall. Ally and TV Land took to YouTube to make the announcement. You can check out the video here along with the extended press release.

Multiple Emmy® Award-winner Kirstie Alley is lighting up the stage on TV Land as the network picks up “Kirstie’s New Show,” a new sitcom revolving around Alley as Broadway star Madison Banks. The sitcom reunites the ac...

Kirstie Alley Insists Scientology Saved Her Life

11/7/2012 8:10pm EST
Kirstie Alley
Actress Kirstie Alley turned to Scientology to help her kick a cocaine habit that was spiraling out of control.

The former Cheers star dabbled with the drug during her youth, but vowed to give it up for good after continuously fearing for her health each time she got high.

During an interview on the Tonight Show, she says, "I thought I was going to overdose almost every time. I would snort the coke, then I would sit there, I'd take my pulse (thinking), 'I'm dying, I'm dying, I'm dying.'"

The 61 year old later enrolled in a Church of Scientology-affiliated treatment programmer and read th...

Kirstie Alley & Patrick Swayze Had A Secret Love Affair

11/7/2012 12:12pm EST
Kirstie Alley
In her new tell-all book, Kirstie Alley confesses she had a secret romance with her "North and South" co-star Patrick Swayze nearly 30 years ago.

The couple fell in love in 1985 while working together on the mini-series, according to Alley's memoirs, "The Art of Men." Both of them were married at the time, and according to Alley, the actor wanted her to get divorced so they could get married.

The actress told ABC News' Barbara Walters, "I probably was more willing to break up my marriage, and I wasn't willing to break up his marriage."


Alley says she and Swayze had a magneti...

'Dancing With The Stars' Goes 'Gangnam Style'

10/24/2012 8:37pm EDT
Oppan Gangnam Style
Dancing With The Stars pros and contestants Cheryl Burke, Emmitt Smith, Kirstie Alley, Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Kelly Monaco, Valentin Chmerkovskiy, Peta Murgatroyd, and Gilles Marini took to the dance floor for a little "Gangnam Style" for their Team Dance Monday night.

The song has made Korean singer PSY an overnight sensation as his hit single continues its reign as perhaps the biggest guilty pleasure since Los Del Rio's "Macarena" in the mid-90s. "Gangnam Style" refers to a lifestyle associated with the Gangnam district of Seoul.

Tuesday PSY was spotted at the United Nations Headquarters ...

'Dancing With The Stars' All-Stars Professional Partners Announced

8/13/2012 1:07pm EDT
Emmitt Smith and Cheryl Burke
The professional pairs for the upcoming all-star edition of Dancing with the Stars have been announced, and not everyone has the chance to dance with their previous partner.

Emmitt Smith and Cheryl Burke reunite, bringing together the couple that took the mirror ball trophy home in the third season and started a streak of four athletes winning the competition.

Shawn Johnson and Derek Hough pair up, although Johnson won season 8 with someone else: Mark Ballas (his partner is coming up).

Kirstie Alley and Maksim Chmerkovskiy are back together, forming the duo that reached a surpri...

Kirstie Alley Sued Over Her Weight Loss Plan

7/24/2012 7:49am EDT
Kirstie Alley
Kirstie Alley has been hit with a lawsuit over her weight loss program.

The former Cheers star has dramatically slimmed down in recent years, shedding 100 pounds, and she credited her new figure to her Organic Liaison plan.

However, Alley is facing legal action from California woman Marina Abramyan, who claims the diet does not work.

Abramyan is convinced Alley shaped up by taking part in Dancing With The Stars last year and adopting a low-calorie diet, and she is seeking unspecified damages in the class action lawsuit, according to

10 Celebrities You May Not Know Are Scientologists

7/8/2012 1:00pm EDT
Sofia Milos
It's widely known that Tom Cruise, John Travolta, his wife Kelly Preston and Kirstie Alley are scientologists. Cruise is going through a very public divorce with actress Katie Holmes, and it is allegedly due to his ties with the religion.

Twelve years ago, Travolta made the film "Battlefield Earth," a film adapted from the novel by Ron L. Hubbard, the founder of Scientology.

In 2010 on Larry King Live, Alley said her religion helped her with weight loss, considering she'd only been fat three or four years of her life. "God knows where I'd be if I hadn't changed the things I have changed,"...

Red Carpet Fashion Hits Of 2011

12/22/2011 8:00am EST
Fashion Hits Of 2011
It's been another star-studded year on the red carpet, but before putting 2011 completely in the books, we thought we'd take a look back at some fashion standouts that occurred throughout the past 12 months.

While some of 2012's big events are right around the corner, let's take one last look back at some of the fashion hits from 2011. Check out the slideshow and enjoy!

Catherine Zeta-Jones gave her beloved New York Jets a boost on the red carpet at the 2011 Golden Globe Awards.

"Glee" star Lea Michele in pink at last year's Globes.

Shakira rocked the carpet Cannes France last...

Kelly Preston Raves About Kirstie Alley's 'Brilliant' Diet Plan

12/9/2011 4:20pm EST
Kelly Preston
Kelly Preston has heaped praise on Kirstie Alley's "brilliant" new diet plan after revealing she's living proof of the program's success.

John Travolta's actress wife has shed 39 pounds since giving birth to their son Benjamin last year and Preston has now hailed the former Cheers star's Organic Liaison products for helping her get back into tip-top shape.

During an appearance on Good Morning America on Friday, she said, "You know my best friend, Kirstie Alley, she created a program that is so brilliant. It is the first USDA (U.S. Department of Agriculture) certified organic weight-loss...

Kirstie Alley Wants To Help Fans Lose Weight By Dancing For 100 Days Straight

11/29/2011 5:00pm EST
Kirstie Alley
Kirstie Alley is planning an active 2012 - she has pledged to dance for 100 consecutive days in a bid to help fans get fit.

The star, who has struggled with weight issues for years, has been shedding the pounds ever since she was forced to shape up as a contestant on TV show "Dancing With the Stars" earlier this year.

The actress lost an impressive 100 pounds since March after adopting a healthy new diet and focusing on a strict exercise regime, and now she is vowing to help others do the same by leading an ultimate dance marathon, beginning on January 1.

She says, "I'm trying to start a...

Did Kirstie Alley Have An Organic Liason To Lose 100 Pounds?

11/14/2011 1:20pm EST
After her gig as a spokesperson for the Jenny Craig Diet, actress Kirstie Alley founded her own weight loss program called Organic Liaison. Participants sign-up online and adhere to a diet regime that consists of organic food and five different supplements. The Organic Liaison Diet starts dieters off with a Rescue Me Kit which includes a one-month supply of all the supplements they must take in order to follow the program.

Organic Liaison promotes the use of their trademark supplements as vital to weight loss. According to the company website these supplements are designed to suppo...

Kirstie Alley In Talks To Play Hollywood Madam In Broadway Debut

10/28/2011 6:00pm EDT
Kirstie Alley
Kirstie Alley is in talks to make her Broadway debut in Lance Bass' new play "The Fabulous Lies Of Hollywood Whores."

Former 'N Sync star Bass recently signed up to produce the comedy, which will center around a high-end escort service run out of a luxury department store, and now the star is in negotiations to take on the leading role as a Hollywood madam.

The eight-character production is slated for a spring opening. Jamie Kennedy and 7th Heaven actress Beverley Mitchell will also serve as producers on the project.

Rhea Perlman Joins Kirstie Alley’s Sitcom 'The Mazanis'

10/10/2011 8:19am EDT
Rhea Perlman
Former Cheers co-stars Kirstie Alley and Rhea Perlman are reuniting for a new TV comedy series.

The pair, famous for their roles as manager Rebecca Howe and mean-spirited waitress Carla Tortelli in the long-running hit, are now teaming up for a new small screen project.

Perlman has signed up to appear in Alley's new pilot The Manzanis, about an American Italian family living in a quiet New Jersey neighborhood.

She will play the mother-in-law of Alley's matriarch character.

Living In Hiding, Casey Anthony Fears For Her Life & Plans To Leave The U.S.

9/25/2011 9:00am EDT
Casey Anthony PEOPLE
Three months after she was acquitted of killing her 2-year-old daughter Caylee, Casey Anthony is finding life on the outside long on threats and short on work, friendship and family ties. In a series of exclusive interviews with several people in touch with Casey Anthony (for which PEOPLE, per its usual policy, did not pay), a portrait of Anthony's state of mind and her life in hiding is created in this week's issue of PEOPLE.

Sources say that, estranged from family and shunned by strangers, some of whom have issued threats against her, she now has a love-hate relationship with her lonely ...

Kirstie Alley Slams Tabloid's Bulimia Allegations

9/20/2011 2:52pm EDT
Kirstie Alley
Kirstie Alley is preparing to take legal action against tabloid editors after discovering they are publishing an article alleging her massive weight loss is the result of an eating disorder.

The former Cheers star, who has struggled with weight issues for years, has been shedding the pounds ever since she was forced to shape up as a contestant on TV show Dancing With the Stars earlier this year.

She recently claimed to have lost an impressive 100 pounds since March after adopting a new healthy diet and strict exercise regime, and Alley showed off her new slim physique when she walked th...