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20 Awkward Celebrities

9/24/2014 2:16pm EDT
20 Awkward Celebrities
Celebrities have awkward moments just like everyone else. Sometimes they channel it by playing dysfunctional characters; other times they are socially awkward in real life.

And then there are the stars who just look awkward.

Kristen Stewart, who shot to fame after appearing in the "Twilight" franchise, is known for being awkward in social situations. She is often photographed with a frown on a her face and is visibly uncomfortable in the spotlight.

"Road Trip" star DJ Qualls looks awkward and plays awkward roles. You may als...

Betty White Brings Huge Audience And Laughs To 'SNL' - Watch The Clips

5/10/2010 10:25am EDT
Betty White brought the funny to Saturday Night Live for its special Mother's Day episode, and estimates say it could be the most-watched episode of the series in 18 months.

Betty White joined past female cast members Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Molly Shannon, Maya Rudolph, Ana Gasteyer and Rachel Dratch in an array of skits. While it was assumed the expanded guest cast would allow White to take a rest between appearances, she managed to show up in just about every scene.

Here are a few memorable moments from the show:

Ana Gasteyer and Molly Shannon's NPR duo returned with their special brand...

Betty White To Host 'SNL' May 8th With Female Alums

3/12/2010 12:30pm EST
Betty White will be hosting Saturday Night Live May 8th, following a powerful grassroots effort to get the 88 year old star on the comedy program.

White will celebrate Mother's Day weekend with several female Saturday Night Live alums: Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Molly Shannon, Maya Rudolph, Ana Gasteyer and Rachel Dratch.

She revealed to USA Today, "Years ago, I turned it down three times. It's so New York, and I'm not New York at all."

Half a million users belong to a Facebook group entitled "Betty White to Host SNL (please?)!" The campaign gained traction after a Snickers commercial during...

DVD Purgatory: 'Spring Breakdown'

9/18/2009 8:50am EDT
Spring Breakdown
In between box-office heaven and unreleased hell lies DVD Purgatory, where movies with popular actors, big budgets and bigger problems rest in eternal damnation on the shelves of your local Blockbuster. Each month we'll take a look at one of these lost souls and figure out what went wrong. This month's unfortunate victim is "Spring Breakdown".

Female-centric comedies are rarely big winners, but the ones that break through - think "Legally Blonde" or "House Bunny" - usually hit it big due to the dearth of funny films targeted toward women.

So, it made sense for Warner Bros. to give th...

Scott Adsit Talks With Starpulse About His Show, '30 Rock'

4/16/2009 10:09am EDT
Scott Adsit
In the pilot episode of the Emmy Award winning 30 Rock, Scott Adsit's character, Pete Hornberger, is fired. In an example of art imitating life, Scott himself was, at least at first, also being cut from the show. While Liz Lemon (Tina Fey) was trying to save Pete's job from Jack Donaghy (Alec Baldwin) on camera, Tina Fey was trying to save Scott's job in the cast from Executive Producer Lorne Michaels, off camera. Scott was nice enough to discusses with us that very incident along with his roots at Second City, his time on Mr. Show, his favorite moments on 30 Rock and answers some reader qu...

The 10 Greatest Cast Members Of 'Saturday Night Live'

4/7/2008 2:30pm EDT
Eddie Murphy
Live from New York, it's Saturday Night! These seven words have been shouted from Studio 8H of Rockefeller Center since Lorne Michaels created "Saturday Night Live" in 1975. The original name of the show was simply "Saturday Night" because at the time ABC had a show entitled "Saturday Night Live with Howard Cosell."

Choosing 10 of the show's best cast members is not a task to be taken lightly. We looked at what qualities go into making a perfect cast member as opposed to just picking performers who went on to greater fame after they left the show (though sometimes this happened anyw...