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Eva Mendes 'not big' on Valentine's Day

February 12th, 2014 12:20pm EST
Eva Mendes
Eva Mendes is "not big" on Valentine's Day.
The 39-year-old actress insists she and boyfriend Ryan Gosling - who she was rumored to have split from - have no plans to celebrate the romantic holiday on February 14, joking she will just watch the hunky actor's weepy movie 'The Notebook' at home alone.
She told TV talk show host Ellen DeGeneres: "I'm not a big Valentine's Day person. I'll probably just order a deep dish and watch The Notebook or something."
The 'Place Beyond the Pines' actress also laughed off recent reports she is pregnant after refusing to go through airport security scanner...

Bruno Mars fires back at Super Bowl doubters

February 10th, 2014 8:30pm EST
Bruno Mars
Bruno Mars has fired back at the doubters who suggested he wasn't a big enough star to perform at the Super Bowl half-time show - because he's not a tabloid fixture with his own fragrance.

The Locked Out of Heaven hitmaker admits a New York Times article which took aim at the pop star was "disgusting" - because it sent the wrong message to aspiring musicians, and he addressed the attack on his star status during a recent taped appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, which aired in America on Monday (10Feb14).

Speaking straight into the camera, Mars said, "If music is what you wanna do... ...

Bruno Mars: Fragrances don't make you a star

February 10th, 2014 3:20pm EST
Bruno Mars
Bruno Mars says you don't need a fragrance to be a star.
The 'Locked Out of Heaven' singer performed during the Super Bowl Half Time Show at the beginning of this month - one of the most watched TV moments of the year in the US - and is proud he achieved it without putting his name to an aftershave, which it has been suggested is a benchmark for stardom, after successful perfumes from stars including Lady Gaga, Britney Spears and Beyonce.
Speaking to talk show host Ellen DeGeneres, he said: "Listen, any young, aspiring musicians out there, if music is what you want to do, if music is what...

Channing Tatum is 'very fat and happy'

February 6th, 2014 3:20pm EST
Channing Tatum
Channing Tatum is happy to have gained a lot of weight.
The 'Magic Mike' star, who is well known for his chiseled physique and was voted the Sexiest Man Alive in 2012, has stopped working out so he can spend more time with his wife, Jenna Dewan-Tatum, and their eight-month-old daughter, Everly.
When teased about always being asked to take his clothes off, the 33-year-old actor told 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' today (02.06.14): "You definitely don't want that right now.
"Right now - what me and my wife [Jenna Dewan Tatum] like to call it, I am very 'fappy.' I'm very fat and happy right now .....

Zac Efron serenades Ellen DeGeneres for her birthday

January 31st, 2014 3:20am EST
Zac Efron
Actor Zac Efron went back to his singing roots by serenading U.S. talk show host Ellen Degeneres for her birthday on Thursday (30Jan14).

The former High School Musical hunk visited the comedienne's show with guitar in hand, prepared to give her a birthday present she would never forget.

DeGeneres, who turned 56 on Sunday (26Jan14), told the audience, "Zac told me during the break that he actually doesn't play the guitar but he learned to play guitar and wrote a song for me for my birthday. And so I'm going to hear a song that he's gonna sing."

Efron responded, "I kind of thought like, wh...

'Ellen DeGeneres Show' Will Be First Daytime Talk Show To Air In China

January 22nd, 2014 9:33am EST
Ellen DeGeneres
"The Ellen DeGeneres Show" will be the first U.S. program of its kind to air in China. The series debuted stateside in 2003.

Warner Bros., which distributes the show in the United States, has partnered with China's leading online video service provider, Sohu Video, to broadcast the daytime talk show.

Even though Chinese media officials are often strict with western programming aired in the country, president of Warner Bros. Worldwide Television Distribution Jeffrey Schlesinger believes DeGeneres' show is family-friendly enough to appeal to many viewers in China.

He said in a statement: "...

Ellen DeGeneres' daytime talk show to be aired in China

January 22nd, 2014 3:20am EST
Ellen DeGeneres
Comedienne Ellen Degeneres' daytime talk show is set to become the first American programme of its kind to be aired in China.

The funnywoman's TV series has been a staple in the U.S. since its inception in 2003, and now executives at Warner Bros., who distribute the show in America, have struck a deal with bosses of China's leading online video service provider, Sohu Video, to broadcast The Ellen DeGeneres Show.

While Chinese media officials tend to be strict with all western programming aired in the country, president of Warner Bros. Worldwide Television Distribution Jeffrey Schlesinger ...

Kanye West protective of daughter's wardrobe

January 18th, 2014 12:20pm EST
Kanye West
Kanye West refuses to allow his daughter to wear a bikini.
The 36-year-old rapper, who previously vowed to be an extremely protective father, was upset when his fiancée Kim Kardashian recently put their seven-month-old daughter North into a two-piece swimsuit to take her for her first dip in a pool because it made him "uncomfortable."
The 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' star, 33, told 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show': "(He) is a little uncomfortable with North wearing a bikini. I tried it once and it did not go over well. It has to be a one-piece."
The couple took their baby girl swimming for t...

Kim Kardashian wants at least six children

January 17th, 2014 3:20pm EST
Ellen DeGeneres
Kim Kardshian wants at least six children.
The reality TV star gave birth to her first daughter, North, last June and is eager to go through the joys of having a child again.
She told talk show host Ellen DeGeneres: "I always wanted about six. After having [North], I would have a million."
While Kim - who is engaged to rapper Kanye West - is keen to increase her brood, she isn't looking forward to pregnancy again, after suffering health problems during her first, including preeclampsia, which caused her body to swell and was dangerous to the health of both her and the baby.
She added: "I...

Drew Barrymore not worried about weight gain

January 14th, 2014 12:20pm EST
Drew Barrymore
Drew Barrymore isn't worried about gaining weight during her pregnancy.
The 38-year-old actress is expecting her second child with husband Will Kopelman and even though her doctor has urged her to "pull back", she insists she will carry on eating whatever she wants.
She said: "I just eat everything I want, which isn't healthy. I'm bigger this time than my first time. My doctor the other day was like, 'Yeah, so I think maybe pull back. A little bit.'
"I was like, really? I thought I was doing great. I still fit into those jeans - they hurt when I wear them -- but I still fit into them. I don...

Justin Bieber shows off new tattoos

January 13th, 2014 4:20am EST
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber has debuted his new tattoos.
The 'Flatline' singer has been building on his collection of body art since he was just 16-years-old and has now revealed the latest two additions on his Instagram account.
Justin posted a picture of himself last night (12.01.14) with his arm across his face, showing off his newest tattoo, which features a compass design on his tricep, with the caption "New tat" accompanying the image.
He then posted a second picture, just four hours later, of a court jester style face on his forearm in thick black ink with the words "Colored it in" alongside, as h...

Ellen DeGeneres buys $40 million home

January 10th, 2014 6:20pm EST
Ellen DeGeneres
Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi have splashed out almost $40 million on a new home.
The US chat show host, who is a well-known architecture and design enthusiast, and the 'Arrested Development' actress, 40, paid $39.888 million for their lavish new estate, The Brody House, in Holmby Hills, Los Angeles.
The high profile couple's new 13,511 square-foot abode features six bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, a pool, gym, spa, tennis court and sits on 2.3 acres of landscaped gardens, according to gossip website TMZ.com.
The house, which is located next to the Playboy bunnies' home, underwent extensive re...

Mark Wahlberg got wife new series of 'Girls'

January 9th, 2014 3:20pm EST
Mark Wahlberg
Mark Wahlberg got his wife six advance episodes of the upcoming series of 'Girls' for Christmas.
The 'Lone Survivor' star's wife, Rhea Durham, with whom he has four children, Ella, 10, Michael, seven, Brendan, five, and Grace, four, is a huge fan of the HBO series and was thrilled to be able to watch the third season a few weeks before the first episode premieres in the USA next Sunday (01.12.14).
The 42-year-old actor, who produced 'Entourage' for HBO, told 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' on Wednesday (01.08.14): "I got my wife a new truck and a necklace. The kids and I went to a jewelry store ...

Sandra Bullock leads People's Choice Award winners

January 9th, 2014 4:20am EST
Sandra Bullock
Sandra Bullock was the big winner at the People's Choice Awards on Wednesday night (01.08.13).
The 49-year-old actress took home the trophies for Favorite Movie Actress, Favorite Comedic Actress and Favorite Dramatic Actress, and her partnership with George Clooney in 'Gravity' awarded them Favorite Movie Duo. Additionally, 'The Heat' - in which she starred with Melissa McCarthy - was named Favorite Comedic Movie.
Justin Timberlake paid tribute to his "beautiful wife" Jessica Biel when accepting the Favourite Male Entertainer award, one of three trophies he took home.
Justin - whose album '...

Leonardo DiCaprio survived shark attack

January 8th, 2014 3:20am EST
Leonardo DiCaprio
Leonardo DiCaprio narrowly escaped with his life after a shark-diving adventure turned extra-dangerous and left him fighting for survival in a cage with a hungry predator.

The actor decided to experience sharks up close and conquer his fear of the big fish during a day off from filming 2006 movie Blood Diamond, and it almost cost him his life.

He tells U.S. TV host Ellen DeGeneres, "I had a huge fear of sharks, and when I did Blood Diamond in 2006 I actually got stuck in a cage with a great white, which was awesome.

"It was a gigantic great white... They actually said in 30 years this ha...

Celebrity Sex Tape Wish List: Beyonce & Jay Z, Ellen DeGeneres & Portia DeRossi, More

December 31st, 2013 1:00pm EST
Jay Z & Beyonce
Vivid Entertainment just released its "Top 10 Hottest Couples" wish list of stars it would most like to add to its popular celebrity roster.

Prince William and Kate Middleton came in at number one for the third year in a row, followed by Katy Perry and John Mayer in second place and Beyoncé and Jay-Z in third place.

"Kate's pregnancy and birth to Prince George only made the couple more popular. They project natural good looks and good health and their stature on the world stage is unparalleled.  We know our chances of getting them to star in a sex tape are slim, but that's what wish lists...

Ellen DeGeneres Pushes For 'Bridesmaids' Sequel, Role

December 21st, 2013 10:00am EST
Ellen DeGeneres
Ellen DeGeneres is angling for a role in "Bridesmaids 2," even though plans for a sequel have not been greenlit.

The actress and daytime talk show star is hosting the upcoming Oscars and worked with director Paul Feig to promote the awards show. She’s hoping their collaboration will lead to a part in a sequel to the comedy.

DeGeneres, 55, released a video on Thursday for the Academy Awards and at one point declares: "Two plus two: great Oscar promo, `Bridesmaids 2,' cha-ching!"

“Bridesmaids” was a huge success when it was released in 2011, but the director hasn’t announced that he’s maki...

Ellen DeGeneres Dances In The Street To Promote The 2014 Oscars

December 20th, 2013 8:00pm EST
Ellen DeGeneres
Now that Oscar season is officially upon us, the first trailer for 2014's Ellen DeGeneres is gearing up for her hosting duties with a little song and a little dance.

The talk show host dances along with 250 men and women wearing tuxedos in the new trailer for the 86th annual Academy Awards, which will air live on ABC Sunday, March 2, 2014.

Ellen gets her dance on and lip-syncs to Fitz & The Tantrums' "The Walker" in the video.

“I had the best time making this,” Ellen said of the video, which will run in movie theaters across the U.S. beginning on January 3.

The video was directed by "Br...

Katy Perry and John Mayer's quiet home

December 20th, 2013 5:20pm EST
Katy Perry
Katy Perry and John Mayer don't always talk when they're at home.
The 'Unconditionally' singer and her musician boyfriend are both frequently on strict vocal rest so they can give their all when they perform, leaving their house eerily quiet.
She told talk show host Ellen DeGeneres: "Some days I have to go on complete vocal rest, like no anything, no whispering. Whispering is actually really bad. There's just a lot of silence in our house most of the time."
Referring to John's struggles with his vocal cords, which have seen him undergo surgery to fix them, she added: "I understood that he...

Colin Farrell: My Last Romantic Relationship Was With Elizabeth Taylor

December 17th, 2013 10:11am EST
Colin Farrell
Irish heart throb Colin Farrell says he hasn’t had a romantic relationship since the death of Elizabeth Taylor.

Farrell revealed to Ellen DeGeneres on her talk show he met Taylor’s manager at Cedars Sinai Hospital in 2009. Farrell was there for the birth of his youngest son and Taylor was having a stint placed in her heart.

Related: Star-Studded Saving Mr. Banks Premiere Includes Colin Farrell, Tom Hanks, More Celebs

Farrell seized the once-in-a-lifetime chance, telling Ellen, "I said, 'Will you tell her I said hello? She probably won't know who I am,'" he recalled of running into her ma...

Colin Farrell opens up about 'romantic' relationship with Elizabeth Taylor

December 17th, 2013 3:10am EST
Colin Farrell
Actor Colin Farrell has revealed his close friendship with Elizabeth Taylor in the last few years of her life is the only recent "romantic relationship" he has had.

The Irish hunk struck up an unlikely relationship with the legendary movie star in 2009, when they both found themselves at Los Angeles hospital Cedars-Sinai Medical Center at the same time.

Farrell, who was there to welcome the birth of his second son, Henry, found out Taylor was also in hospital to have heart surgery. He asked her manager to send his regards to Taylor and a few days later, he received flowers and a handwritt...

Tom Hanks has loving arguments with wife

December 12th, 2013 10:20am EST
Tom Hanks
Tom Hanks and his wife argue over who loves each other more.
The 'Saving Mr. Banks' star opened up about his marriage to actress Rita Wilson - to whom he has been married to since 1988 - admitting they only ever argue to prove how much they care for one another.
Speaking to Ellen DeGeneres, Hanks said: "I'm not one to suck up to the audience, but the only thing we argue about is who loves each other more."
The Oscar winner was unfortunately too busy with work to celebrate his 25-year wedding anniversary with Rita, 57, when the date came around recently.
However, the couple intend to throw...

Ellen DeGeneres denies marriage troubles

December 11th, 2013 3:20pm EST
Ellen DeGeneres
Ellen DeGeneres has hit back at reports her marriage is on the rocks.
The talk show host, 55, who tied the knot with 'Arrested Development' actress, Portia de Rossi, at their home in Beverly Hills in August 2008, has branded rumors they are about to split "ridiculous."
The comedian insisted she is "very happily married" after seeing a story in a magazine that claimed her relationship was crumbling, and joked on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' today (12.11.13): "I was like, 'Oh, what happened? They seemed so happy.' And then I was like, 'Wait, I'm Ellen.' And I should know if that was happening."...

Garth Brooks always attracted to wife

November 30th, 2013 12:20pm EST
Garth Brooks
Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood first felt a romantic connection when they were both still married to other people.
The 'Friends in Low Places' star admits he was attracted to the 'How Do I Live' hitmaker, whom he has been married to for 13 years, from the moment he met her even though he was married to his first wife, Sandy Mahl, at the time.
The 51-year-old star told 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' on Friday (11.29.13): "This was somebody I always enjoyed being around. And we had a lot more in common than I ever dreamed we did. And so we started seeing each other after the divorce. We'd known...

Simon Cowell drives $1.7m car twice in three years

November 22nd, 2013 6:20am EST
Simon Cowell
Simon Cowell has only driven his $1.7 million supercar twice in three years.
The music mogul splashed out on a Bugatti Veyron in 2010 after falling in love with the vehicle when he spotted it in a showroom in Beverly Hills, California, but he only decided to part with his money after phoning a friend to check if he was making the right decision.
Speaking on an episode of 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show', which is due to air today (22.11.13), he said: "It was beckoning me to buy it. Seriously.
"The following day I walked in and bought it."
While he has only taken the speedy motor out on two occa...

Fergie's son's name came to her in a dream

November 20th, 2013 6:20am EST
Fergie's name for her son came to her in a dream.
The 'London Bridge' singer and husband Josh Duhamel welcomed their first son, Axl, into the world three months ago and the pop star says his unusual name came to her as she was dreaming about rocking out.
She told talk show host Ellen DeGeneres: "I had this dream and I was in the audience at this festival. It was outdoors and it was all grimy and nobody knew who I was.
"On stage singing was Jim Morrison and then came Bob Marley and then Axl Rose. I was in heaven in this dream and I'm dancing and just getting into the music."
Fergie - full n...

Kanye West: 'Kim isn't using me for my money'

November 20th, 2013 3:10am EST
Kanye West
Kanye West has heaped praise on his bride-to-be, Kim Kardashian, insisting one of the reasons he's smitten with the star that she isn't using him for his money.

The rapper, who famously tackled the topic of money-chasing women in his hit Gold Digger, has opened up about his love for the reality TV star to U.S. talk show host Ellen DeGeneres, insisting she's a calming influence on his life.

And he admits the fact that Kardashian has her own fortune also puts him at ease.

Speaking on the show on Tuesday (19Nov13), West said, "It's incredible to have a woman like that, that you know is not ...

Kanye West recruits fiancee for new music video

November 18th, 2013 8:30pm EST
Kanye West
Kanye West has recruited his fiancee Kim Kardashian as the star of his music video for his new single, Bound 2.

The 36-year-old rapper did not have to search too far to find his next video vixen, and tapped the mother of his five-month-old daughter, North, to star in the latest release from his hit album, Yeezus.

West gave U.S. chat show host Ellen DeGeneres the first look at the video for Bound 2, which also features the vocals of R&B star Charlie Wilson.

DeGeneres even teased the clip on her show's website, noting that the video "may or may not feature his stunning and curvalicious fia...

Rihanna and Drake 'spend the night together'

November 13th, 2013 3:10pm EST
Rihanna and Drake reportedly spent the night together after an intimate dinner.
The pair were spotted cuddling up together during a late-evening meal before heading back to the Bajan beauty's hotel after the rapper watched the 'Pour It Up' singer perform in Dallas,Texas on Monday night (11.11.13).
Rihanna, 25, previously dated the 'Hold On, We're Going Home' hitmaker during her on-off relationship with Chris Brown - which famously resulted in a club brawl between the rapper and the 'Fine China' singer - and sources believe the rendezvous could reignite their romance.
An insider told Holl...

Ellen DeGeneres played matchmaker for Kravitz and Portman

November 13th, 2013 3:20am EST
Ellen DeGeneres
Comedienne Ellen Degeneres has revealed she once attempted to set Lenny Kravitz and Natalie Portman up on a date without realising the actress was attached to the man who would become her husband.

The comic recalled the embarrassing mix up on her U.S. chat show on Tuesday (12Nov13) when Kravitz was a guest.

After asking about the rocker's current dating status, DeGeneres reminded him, "I tried to fix you up at a party, with someone who already had a boyfriend, it turned out."

Kravitz said, "I remember that. It was Natalie Portman - not some random girl... She (DeGeneres) has a very Jewis...

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