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15 Celebrities Who Were Adopted

October 20th, 2014 11:15am EDT
15 Celebrities Who Were Adopted
Kristen Chenoweth was adopted by a family in Oklahoma when she was five days old.

The singer/actress is a strong advocate for adoption and told Pop Tarts in 2010: “It always goes back to my parents who adopted me, who gave me unconditional love and self-esteem. I don’t think I’d be where I am without them.”

She also told Yahoo! Music: "I feel a lot of love from my mom and dad who adopted me. Maybe I would have had a very different life had I not been adopted but my parents have really helped shape who I am. I do things sometimes they don't agree with, but I'm their kid and they love me. I...
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'Unable To Move... Anyone Who Prays Please Do'

August 5th, 2014 3:33pm EDT
Kristin Chenoweth
Yesterday, at one in the morning, Kristin Chenoweth was unable to move and felt tingling in her arm.

Fans were justifiably worried when Chenoweth described her condition to her Twitter fans as they happened. The first came yesterday at one in the morning, and Kristen continued to keep her followers in the loop as she had an MRI and waited for the results.

Back in la. Unable to move. Numbness and tingling in arm. Going to cedars dr tomorrow. Ah anyone who prays please do!

— Kristin Chenoweth (@KChenoweth) August 4, 2014

Chenoweth suffered a fractured skull in 2012 when she was hit by...
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Singing Stars: The 22 Best Actor-Musicians

June 2nd, 2014 7:00pm EDT
Singing Stars: The 22 Best Actor-Musicians
We recently gave you the 10 worst actors turned musicians, but it’s worth mentioning there are plenty of actors and actresses who were able to translate their talents to music as well - and vice versa for musicians breaking into the acting business. In no particular order, here are 22 of the Best Actor-Musicians.

Jennifer Hudson

Hudson was introduced to the public through American Idol, where she is still considers one of the best contestants to have ever auditioned. Despite that, the american public voted her off the show and she came in seventh place. Since then, she has won an Academ...
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Hollywood's 15 Shortest Actresses

April 28th, 2014 9:03pm EDT
Short And Sweet: Hollywood's 15 Shortest Actresses
We recently profiled several short actors in Hollywood, so naturally we also wanted to honor the short actresses with notable careers in showbusiness. Interestingly enough, several of these short gals are brilliant singers in addition to their career on-screen.

Meredith Eaton, 4’3". Meredith had a breakout role as attorney Bethany Horowitz on Boston Legal, a skilled lawyer usually underestimated due to her size.

Linda Hunt, 4’9". Hunt won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1982 for The Year of Living Dangerously. She's well-known as a series regular on NCIS: Los Angeles.
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Celebrities With Plunging Necklines

February 9th, 2014 4:00pm EST
Celebrities With Plunging Necklines
Hollywood is full of beautiful women who like to spotlight their lean legs, curvy bottoms, and sexy cleavage.

German-American model Heidi Klum has proven that 40 isn't over the hill. She often wears figure-hugging gowns that show off her 5'9" frame.

She's not the only one in Tinseltown who likes to show a bit of skin. Selena Gomez, 21, also likes to step out in a revealing dress now and again.

Check out some celebrities wearing outfits with plunging necklines...

Selena Gomez

Demi Lovato

Kim Kardashian

Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Aniston

Vanessa Hudgens

Am...
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Chace Crawford, Gwyneth Paltrow Set To Appear In 100th Episode Of 'Glee'

January 10th, 2014 4:03pm EST
Glee
Several stars are returning to Glee to celebrate the show's 100th episode and Chace Crawford will appear as a new character.

The Hollywood Reporter reports Gwyneth Paltrow will return as substitute teacher Holly Holiday for a portion of the two-part 100th episode. Alongside Paltrow will be Kristin Chenoweth, Amber Riley, Mark Salling, Dianna Agron, Heather Morris, and Harry Shum Jr.

The episode will reportedly deal with the end of New Directions and how Matthew Morrison's Will Schuester will move on. A source also tells THR that several episodes will shift to New York and Lea Michele's ch...
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Kristin Chenoweth Selling T-Shirts To Assist Oklahoma Pets

May 23rd, 2013 10:35pm EDT
Kristin Chenoweth
Oklahoma native Kristin Chenoweth is selling special T-shirts to help raise money for families and their pets in the aftermath of the state's deadly tornado on Monday.

The Deck the Halls star, is offering the Lending a Helping Paw shirts for $25 through her animal charity Maddie's Corner, which she named after her beloved dog Maddie.

Kristin's goal is to sell 1,000 shirts to generate more than $17,500, which she will donate to pets in need of medical attention after the natural disaster, which ripped through the town of Moore, wiping out entire streets and claiming 24 lives.

A post on...
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Kristin Chenoweth Reveals Battle With Ménière's Disease

April 19th, 2013 7:50pm EDT
Kristin Chenoweth
Actress Kristin Chenoweth has revealed that she suffers from inner ear disorder Ménière's Disease.

The actress posted on her Twitter page Thursday that she's tired of dealing with the condition.

"Oh menieres disease. Id like to eliminate you," she wrote.

Chenoweth gave no other details on what symptoms of the disease she suffers from, which include incapacitating vertigo attacks, temporary hearing loss and tinnitis (ringing in the ears). She also didn't speculate on how or when she started becoming affected by the ailment, which is more often found in women than men and usually begins du...
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14 Of Our Favorite Celebrity Fiveheads

March 26th, 2013 7:01pm EDT
Chrissy Teigen
What's a 'fivehead'? Well, you've heard of a forehead, right? So then a fivehead must be a little bit bigger (there are even a few sixheads out there, as we'll point out later).

Some could be leased out to companies looking to increase their business, and others could be used as weapons. And perhaps some have the gift of echolocation.

We're not saying these people are unattractive because of their copious craniums, its just all in good fun.

You'll also be surprised to find out that absolutely NONE of these images have been photoshopped.

She may have a rockin' bod and be a Sports Illus...
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The 10 Most Memorable & Shocking Moments At The 2013 Oscars

February 25th, 2013 3:00pm EST
Ben Affleck wins Oscar for Argo
If you missed the 85th Annual Academy Awards, we have a roundup of some of the best (and most shocking) moments from the ceremony:

1.) Before the stars arrived, the toilets overflowed, flooding the lobby at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood, according to TMZ.com. Fortunately, custodians were able to vaccum the mess before Hollywood royalty descended.

2.) "Twilight" star Kristen Stewart surprised fans after arriving to the event on crutches. She apparently stepped on a piece of glass a couple days earlier but later that evening presented an award without the aid of the medical device.

3.) Ho...
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85th Academy Awards Fashion: The Best & Worst

February 25th, 2013 8:54am EST
85th Academy Awards Fashion: The Best & Worst
The biggest event of the year in Hollywood took place on Sunday night - The 85th Annual Academy Awards - and the stars primped and preened for their red carpet appearances.

There weren't any major fashion flubs (and admit it, that's one of the reasons you tuned in to watch!) but there were a few style missteps. For example, usually a "best" list regular, Halle Berry looked a little too space age in a black and silver heavily striped Versace gown.

Kristen Stewart also disappointed in a Remm Acra lace dress that didn't do much for her skin tone nor her figure.

Conversely, Jennifer Aniston'...
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Kristin Chenoweth Wins Apology From American Airlines

February 1st, 2013 8:45am EST
Kristin Chenoweth
Kristin Chenoweth has won an apology from American Airlines following a bust-up with a flight attendant.

The Glee star complained that a member of the crew became "abusive" when she tried to board a flight from Dallas, Texas to Los Angeles with her dog on Tuesday.

Chenoweth claimed the woman screamed at her and embarrassed her in front of other passengers after wrongly suggesting the actress did not have the proper paperwork to bring her pet on the plane.

She told followers in a post on Twitter.com, "American Airlines: Dallas flight attnt supervisor... Abuse not ok. Trip from hell."
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Kristin Chenoweth Indulges In Ulta Beauty's Love Your Skin Event & You Can Too!

January 11th, 2013 12:34pm EST
Kristin Chenoweth
Even the most experienced beauties can use a refresher when it comes to skin care and ULTA Beauty comes to the rescue each January by encouraging women to banish skin care beauty ruts and replace them with resolutions designed to create lovely, fresh-faced skin all year long.

Their Love Your Skin events across the country make sticking to a new skin care regimen easier than ever with stars like Kristin Chenoweth jumping on board. Taking place through January 19th, stores nationwide will focus on top skincare techniques by offering advice, live demos, and tips from in-store experts, as well...
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Miranda Lambert & Carmen Electra Are Leggy At The American Country Awards - See Event Photos!

December 11th, 2012 9:58am EST
Miranda Lambert
The 2012 American Country Awards took place at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas on Monday night, and the stars rocked the red carpet in sexy and glamorous gowns.

Miranda Lambert dazzled in a black and silver high-necked mini dress. She wore several chunky rings accentuated by bright pink nailpolish and carried a metallic clutch.

Carmen Electra dazzled in two different looks. First she wore a sleek black gown with a slit up the thigh and cut outs on the side of her torso. She also wore a white dress that showed off her ample cleavage with a criss-cross design over her bodice.

C...
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Kristin Chenoweth Confirms She's Dating 'Bachelor' Star Jake Pavelka

December 4th, 2012 8:58am EST
Jake Pavelka
Kristin Chenoweth is one lucky lady. The actress is dating a sexy, younger man - former "Bachelor" star Jake Pavelka.

Chenoweth, 44, met Pavelka, 34, in October, and they've gone on several dates together. Pavelka appeared on the fifth season of the reality show and nearly married fellow contestant Vienna Girardi before they broke off their engagement in 2010.

Chenoweth told People.com, "We have been spending a little time together."

The actress previously dated screenwriter Aaron Sorkin ("The West Wing," "The Newsroom.")
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Kristin Chenoweth Glitters In A Sequined Backless Gown

December 3rd, 2012 12:30pm EST
Kristin Chenoweth
Kristin Chenoweth attended the Trevor Project's 2012 Trevor Live! gala over the weekend, and she stood out on the red carpet in a glittering metallic gown that showed off her tiny figure (she's reportedly just under 5 feet tall - or should we say, short?)

The actress, 44, was in great spirits and appears to have recovered after being "knocked out cold" on the set of CBS' hit drama "The Good Wife" over the summer. She was hospitalized and had to receive physical therapy after a lighting rig fell on her during filming.

The actress is reportedly dating "The Bachelor" star Jake Pavelka, 34. T...
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10 Stars Who Have Been Injured On The Job

August 19th, 2012 12:00pm EDT
Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man
Early this week, production was halted on the set of "Iron Man 3" after its star Robert Downey Jr. injured his ankle while performing a stunt. Marvel Studios confirmed this Thursday, saying there will be a short delay in film production. With all the things going on in movie sets and concert stages, being a star can sometimes be hazardous. Here are 10 other celebrities who were hurt while performing their jobs.

During the filming of "The Green Lantern," Ryan Reynolds separated his shoulder and he popped it back into place during the scene. He told People magazine, "My last injury was ...
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Kristin Chenoweth Spotted Wearing A Neck Brace As She Starts Physical Therapy

August 14th, 2012 11:16pm EDT
Kristin Chenoweth
Over a month after actress Kristin Chenoweth was "knocked out cold" on the set of CBS' hit drama The Good Wife the star was spotted wearing a neck brace and reportedly began going to physical therapy.

Chenoweth sustained a head injury on the set of the show after a gust of wind caused part of a lighting rig to fall while shooting in Brooklyn, New York. The star was admitted to the hospital but discharged a day later after it was determined that her injury wasn't severe.

But now, a month later, it appears that her injuries were more serious than first thought, and Chenoweth has pulled out ...
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Kristin Chenoweth Leaves 'The Good Wife' Following Set Injury

August 14th, 2012 9:08am EDT
Kristin Chenoweth
After sustaining a serious on-set head injury last month, Kristin Chenoweth has quit "The Good Wife."

On July 11, the actress was struck by a falling piece of lighting equipment while shooting scenes in Brooklyn, New York and was admitted to the hospital. She was discharged one day later and recuperated at home.

Unfortunately, Chenoweth still hasn't fully recovered from the incident and had to pull out of her recurring role. Chenoweth had been cast in a multi-arc storyline alongside series stars Julianna Margulies, Josh Charles and Chris Noth.

She told People.com, "It is with deep regret...
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Kristin Chenoweth 'Knocked Out Cold' On Set Of 'The Good Wife'

July 12th, 2012 8:15am EDT
Kristen Chenoweth
Singer/actress Kristin Chenoweth was struck by lighting equipment on the set of lawyer drama "The Good Wife" and sent to the hospital yesterday. Her medical condition has not been disclosed.

CBS Television Studios issued a statement: "While filming a scene for 'The Good Wife' in Brooklyn, a gust of wind blew a lighting silk out of place striking actress Kristin Chenoweth."

Lighting silk is cloth used to soften or deflect artificial light or sunlight during shooting.

"All of us at the studio and the show are thinking about Kristin and wishing her a quick recovery," the statement concluded...
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ABC Axes Controversial 'GCB' After Just One Season

May 15th, 2012 9:18am EDT
GCB
ABC has cancelled Kristin Chenoweth's controversial TV comedy "GCB." The series drew ire for its depiction of Christians and plotlines about feuding church-going Texan women.

The series was originally called "Good Christian B**ches before" TV bosses decided on a tamer title. Chenoweth played a former school outcast-turned-social queen.

Co-star Mark Delkin revealed the cancellation news on Twitter on Monday. He wrote, "Wow. I feel stunned & sad. We have had an amazing ride and you, the GCB fans... have been just incredible. THANK YOU all for your beautiful love and loyalty."

Chenoweth ma...
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Lindsay Lohan To Play A Judge On 'Glee'?

March 28th, 2012 8:29am EDT
Lindsay Lohan
Lindsay Lohan is in negotiations to play herself on the current season finale of "Glee."

Insiders tell The Hollywood Reporter that the singer/actress is slated to play a celebrity judge in the episode, alongside comedienne Kathy Griffin and Josh Groban.

Earlier on Tuesday, it was confirmed that both Whoopi Goldberg and Matt Bomer would be joining the cast of the show for upcoming episodes.

They join Ricky Martin, Kristin Chenoweth, Gwyneth Paltrow and Jeff Goldblum, among others, who have made appearances on the hit show.
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Kristin Chenoweth Outraged By Horse-Drawn Carriages In NYC

March 15th, 2012 9:11am EDT
Kristin Chenoweth
Kristin Chenoweth has thrown her support behind Lea Michele's ongoing campaign to outlaw New York's iconic horse-drawn carriage rides amid allegations of animal cruelty.

The Broadway star was horrified to witness the tourist trots around the Big Apple's famed Central Park during a stroll past the exhausted horses on Wednesday and she took to Twitter to enquire about what she could do to help put a stop to the practice.

In a series of tweets, she wrote, "What can do about gettin (sic) the horse carriages stopped in Central Park. Just walked by. The horses are MISERABLE. The horses take 're...
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Kristin Chenoweth Loves Her 'Villainess' Role As Carlene Cockburn On ABC's 'GCB'

March 3rd, 2012 12:00pm EST
GCB
Kristin Chenoweth is coming back to TV. The beloved Broadway star who’s appeared on shows like Pushing Daisies and Glee has her own one hour show on ABC. GCB, based on the book Good Christian Bitches, stars Chenoweth as a, well, you know.

Set in the Dallas suburbs, Chenoweth plays Carlene Cockburn, a queen of the high society drama. This is a major change of pace for her because in real life she is a total sweetheart. Chenoweth spoke with the Television Critics Association about her new show earlier this year. GCB premieres Sunday night on ABC.

Q: What do you love about Carlene?

Kristin ...
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Kristin Chenoweth Defends Her New Christian TV Show 'GCB'

March 2nd, 2012 8:32am EST
Kristin Chenoweth
Kristin Chenoweth has defended her new series GCB over concerns for its depiction of Christians, insisting she would never "make fun of my own faith."

The singer/actress plays a former school outcast-turned-social queen in sitcom GCB, which was originally called Good Christian Bitches before TV bosses decided on a tamer title.

Plotlines about feuding church-going Texan women have drawn criticism, but Chenoweth is adamant the series is actually a "love letter to Dallas" and assures fans she would never mock Christianity.

She tells The Hollywood Reporter, "I think people should give it ...
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Kristin Chenoweth To Hit The Road For First Concert Tour

February 29th, 2012 3:31pm EST
Kristin Chenoweth
Broadway star Kristin Chenoweth is hitting the road for her first ever concert tour.

The Tony Award-winning singer/actress will perform tracks from her latest album Some Lessons Learned as well as her favorite Broadway songs on her 19-date North American trek, which kicks off on May 9th in Seattle, Washington and ends in June in her hometown of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma.

She tells the Associated Press, "I've sung all over the place but I've never committed to a tour because of my schedule. So now I'm finally doing it. For me, it will be very emotional."

Officials in Broken Arrow will wel...
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Kristin Chenoweth Opens Up To Letterman About Her Infected, Swollen Eyes (Video)

February 25th, 2012 6:00pm EST
Kristin Chenoweth
Kristin Chenoweth has been left with red, swollen eyes after suffering an allergic reaction to the glue used for eyelash extensions.

The star underwent the botched beauty treatment for permanent lash extensions earlier this week, but she has now taken to wearing sunglasses everywhere she goes and she was forced to explain her new accessory while appearing on the "Late Show with David Letterman" on Thursday.

She said, "Something bad is happening. I've got eyelash extensions... Here's the problem - the glue has formaldehyde in it and I'm allergic...! I swelled up and I'm sneezing... It look...
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American Country Awards Fashion: Carrie Underwood, Jordin Sparks & More!

December 6th, 2011 8:29am EST
Carrie Underwood
The second annual American Country Awards took place in Las Vegas last night. Carrie Underwood, who took home three awards, looked cute as a button in a strapless white dress and purple cuffed pumps.

Kristin Chenoweth made fans green with envy in a cleavage revealing gown, while Jordin Sparks looked sophisticated in an off-the-shoulder white dress.

The boys from The Band Perry channeled the '70s with butterfly collared shirts, and Jason Aldean tore up the red carpet in ripped jeans.

Check out all the fashion in the following pages!

Jordin Sparks

Kristin Chenoweth

Lauren Alai...
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Jason Aldean Dominates Second American Country Awards

December 6th, 2011 8:16am EST
Jason Aldean
Singer Jason Aldean has dominated the second ever American Country Awards, taking home six out of eight trophies on Monday night.

The star won all but two of the prizes he was nominated for, including the prestigious Album of the Year and Artist of the Year titles. He also shared the collaborative Single and Music Video of the Year prizes with Kelly Clarkson for their duet Don't You Wanna Stay.

After taking to the stage for a second time, he told the audience, "This is getting a little ridiculous now. I don't know what else to say. It's been a crazy year."

Country sweetheart Carrie Un...
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Kristin Chenoweth Tells Prevention Magazine She Regularly Gets Botox & Attracts Jewish Men

November 30th, 2011 5:00pm EST
Kristen Chenoweth
Prevention's January cover story features Kristin Chenoweth, on newsstands this week. This cover is particularly timely as Kristin will be hosting and performing at the American Country Music Awards on Monday, December 5, on FOX.

On if she's had plastic surgery and why she's happy to talk about it:

No, no work. But I get Botox regularly, and I'm very happy to talk about why. When I was thirty-five, I was having debilitating migraines about once a week. I went to my doctor in New York, and she said she wanted to give me five shots of Botox across my eyebrows. And I said, 'Oh, no. I ma...
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