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Newlyweds Gene Simmons & Shannon Tweed Share Their Spicy Marriage Tips

January 8th, 2012 8:25pm EST
Simmons & Shannon
Newlywed KISS rocker Gene Simmons has found the secret to a lasting Hollywood marriage - the wife has to be dirty in the bedroom and the husband has to stay healthy.

The once-womanizing star exchanged vows with his longtime partner, former model Shannon Tweed, in October and he insists he has quickly become an expert on marriage etiquette.

He tells HollyScoop.com, "Romance is interesting, but somebody much more prolific than I am put it better - 'she should be a Madonna in the kitchen and a w**re in the bedroom.' That's pretty accurate. And guys have to be in good health."

Tweed agrees, ...
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2011 - The Year In Review, October

January 1st, 2012 6:00pm EST
2011 - The Year In Review
October was a big month for celebrity weddings - funnyman Seth Rogen tied the knot with longtime girlfriend Lauren Miller, Twilight star Nikki Reed married singer/songwriter/American Idol castoff Paul McDonald, and former Beverly Hills, 90210 actress Shannen Doherty walked down the aisle for the third time when she exchanged vows with celebrity photographer Kurt Iswarienko. Also hoping to make it third-time lucky was Robin Williams, who wed graphic designer Susan Schneider.

Also taking the plunge was KISS rocker Gene Simmons, who married his girlfriend of 28 years, Shannon Tweed, and Paul ...
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Ace Frehley Believes Fame Turned Gene Simmons Into A 'Sex Addict'

October 31st, 2011 9:09am EDT
Ace Frehley
Rock wildman Gene Simmons struggled to bed women before finding fame but the glare of the spotlight turned him into a "sex addict", according to his Kiss band mate Ace Frehley.

Simmons, who wed his long-term lover Shannon Tweed in October, only slept with women "once or twice a year" in the early days of the band, Frehley claims in a new book.

However, after shooting to stardom, he bedded hundreds of groupies to make up for lost time.

According to New York Post gossip column Page Six, Frehley is quoted in new tell-all tome No Regrets as saying, "I believe Gene is a sex addict, in much ...
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Gene Simmons & Shannon Tweed Finally Wed

October 2nd, 2011 10:58am EDT
Gene Simmons and Shannon Tweed
KISS star Gene Simmons has married his longtime partner Shannon Tweed in a romantic ceremony in California.

The couple, who have been together for 28 years and have two grown-up children, exchanged vows they had written themselves during an outdoor ceremony at the Beverly Hills hotel in Los Angeles on Saturday in front of 400 guests, including Playboy boss Hugh Hefner.

Simmons' KISS bandmate Paul Stanley was among the wedding party and the couple's daughter Sophie acted as maid of honor, according to People.com.

The publication reports Sophie, 19, also sang "At Last" by Etta James as the...
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Gene Simmons: 'It Is Time For Me To Grow Up'

September 29th, 2011 11:47am EDT
Gene Simmons
Ageing rocker Gene Simmons proposed to his long-term partner Shannon Tweed over the summer after deciding it was time for him to "grow up".

The 62-year-old Kiss star has lived with the model since 1985, and after 26 years of dating they will exchange vows in Los Angeles on Saturday.

Simmons has opened up about his relationship with Tweed in a new interview with ET Online and the singer admits she is the only woman he has ever declared his love for.

He says, "It is time for me to grow up. I'm 62. I've been doing a lot of wacky stuff for an awfully long time... and there's nobody I've e...
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Gene Simmons Sets Wedding Date

September 2nd, 2011 9:01am EDT
Gene Simmons
Rocker Gene Simmons has wasted no time in setting his wedding date to long-term partner Shannon Tweed following his proposal in July - they will exchange vows next month.

The Kiss frontman has lived with the model since 1985 and they are parents to 22-year-old son Nicholas and 18-year-old daughter Sophie. Simmons' proposal was played out on reality TV show Gene Simmons Family Jewels, and now the pair has just weeks to plan its nuptials after announcing the wedding will take place in Los Angeles on October 1st.

Their wedding invite states, "Sophie Alexandra Tweed-Simmons and Nicholas Ada...
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Gene Simmons Proposes To Longterm Girlfriend Shannon Tweed

July 26th, 2011 9:30am EDT
Gene Simmons Family Jewels
Rocker Gene Simmons has proposed to his girlfriend of 28 years, Shannon Tweed.

The KISS frontman and the model are parents to 22-year-old son Nicholas and 18-year-old daughter Sophie, and have lived together since 1985.

They are currently starring in reality TV show Gene Simmons Family Jewels, on which their strained relationship has come under the spotlight - last month the couple fell out during the filming of the show after Simmons poked fun at his infamous womanizing ways.

But, now the star has pledged his love to the former Playboy model, getting on his knees to propose on the se...
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Gene Simmons Working On Repairing His Relationship With Shannon Tweed

June 28th, 2011 4:21pm EDT
Gene Simmons
Rocker Gene Simmons has confessed his longtime relationship with model Shannon Tweed is in tatters as he attempts to mend years of infidelity

The couple fell out during the filming of the latest season of reality show Gene Simmons Family Jewels after the KISS rocker poked fun at his infamous womanizing ways, and joint TV interviews to promote the series have been frosty at best, with Tweed walking out on one when her boyfriend joked about his busy penis.

The rocker has agreed to seek counseling help to save the relationship and now he admits he has a lot of work to do.

He tells Parade...
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Gene Simmons: 'For The Record I Love Shannon Tweed'

June 21st, 2011 2:38pm EDT
Gene Simmons
Rocker Gene Simmons has promised to "work things out" with longtime girlfriend Shannon Tweed after confessing things are not "terrific" between the couple.

Model Tweed stormed off the set of a TV interview with Simmons last week when the KISS rocker joked about his fabled philandering ways.

The couple bickered throughout a brief appearance together on The Joy Behar Show, with Tweed calling her partner "a pig" after he joked about his womanizing, before walking off the live segment, announcing, "It's over. It's so rude of you to joke about it."

Simmons has now addressed the break-up rum...
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Gene Simmons Regrets Recent Behavior Toward Girlfriend Shannon Tweed

June 15th, 2011 11:51pm EDT
Gene Simmons
Gene Simmons has accepted blame for upsetting his longtime partner Shannon Tweed after posing for photos with two admirers outside a Los Angeles restaurant.

The couple fell out on TV earlier this week while promoting their reality show Gene Simmons Family Jewels when Tweed criticized her boyfriend for the inappropriate picture, but refused to go into detail about why she was so upset.

She told The Today Show hosts Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb the relationship has "pretty much unraveled" over the snapshot, which created drama on their reality show.

In a promotional clip, Simmons attem...
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Gene Simmons And Shannon Tweed Romance Unraveling?

June 13th, 2011 4:21pm EDT
Gene Simmons Family Jewels
Rocker Gene Simmons' long-term romance with Shannon Tweed is in trouble after the former Playboy model confessed live on TV their relationship has "pretty much unraveled."

The couple, parents to 22-year-old son Nick and 18-year-old daughter Sophie, has lived together since 1985. Simmons and Tweed currently star alongside each other on reality TV show Gene Simmons Family Jewels.

However, new footage from the sixth season of the program, which premieres on Tuesday, shows Tweed confronting Simmons about a photo of the rocker posing outside a Hollywood restaurant with two young blondes on h...
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Gene Simmons: 'Parents Should Never Act Like A Friend To Their Children'

October 6th, 2010 11:01am EDT
Gene Simmons
Gene Simmons is adamant his children will never "go off the rails" because they wouldn't dare to disobey his super-strict parenting rules.

The Kiss star has two kids, Nick, 21, and Sophie, 18, with his longtime partner Shannon Tweed and has brought them up to be extremely well-behaved. Simmons admits he is a formidable force as a father, and prides himself on keeping his kids grounded.

He tells Britain's Daily Record, "My kids are both wonderful human beings. Nicholas is 21, Sophie is 18, they are both straight-A students, charming, well-behaved - because they are not allowed not to be....
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Gene Simmons Urges Women To Get Cancer Screenings After Girlfriend's Health Scare

March 24th, 2010 8:30am EDT
Gene Simmons
Rocker Gene Simmons is urging fans to persuade their girlfriends and wives to get tested for breast cancer after his partner of 26 years found a lump.

The Kiss star and girlfriend Shannon Tweed agreed to air segments from the health crisis on the fifth season of their reality TV show Gene Simmons Family Jewels - and the rocker insists he's deadly serious about getting the message of screening out there.

Appearing on late-night TV show Lopez Tonight! on Monday, the bassist and singer, said, "I'm going to count to eight... One in every eight women will get breast cancer. I urge you, the guy...
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TV Reality Romances That Ended In Divorce

July 24th, 2009 11:58am EDT
Jon and Kate Gosselin
When you open the doors to your world and let television cameras capture your daily routine, it's hard to maintain a normal life. Especially if you are a celebrity couple broadcasting your relationship for the public to scrutinize. It seems that more often than not, couples that appear on reality shows together end up splitting up by the time their series is released on DVD. Is it inevitable that the couple will split up? Are they taking a risk when they sign on the dotted line?

Not all couples fall victim to the reality show curse, Gene Simmons and Shannon Tweed and Ozzy and Sharon Os...
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Happily Unmarried With Children: Stars Who Haven't Tied The Knot

July 14th, 2009 9:36am EDT
Unmarried celebrity couples
A National Center for Education Statistics Study found that 52% of nonmarital births in the United States are to couples who live together but aren't married. This growing fad seems especially prominent in Hollywood where it's trendy to have babies out of wedlock. Although Hollywood isn't the land of tradition, one has to wonder why these couples who live together and have children together choose not to get married.

Perhaps the couple intended to tie the knot when they accidentally got pregnant. Now the new parents are too busy with the baby that their wedding plans kept getting put off...
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Coolest Reality TV Dads

March 6th, 2009 3:20pm EST
Bruce Jenner
As E! is set to bring viewers back into the glamorous and chaotic world of the Kardashian family when the third season of the hit series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" premieres this Sunday, March 8, at 10:00 pm ET/PT, we bring you this spiffy Top Reality TV Dads feature!

Perhaps one of the bigger reality show WTF moments was when Kardashians first came out everyone watching scratched their heads thinking is that Bruce Jenner? Yep, it is (but more about Bruce later).

In the mean time, here are our eight "Top Reality TV Dads:"

Ozzy Osbourne (The Osbournes)

Shaaaa-ron! Th...
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Celebrity Marriages: What Makes Them Work (Or Not) & Why It May Be Better To Not Marry At All

March 20th, 2008 2:30pm EDT
Eddie Murphy & Tracey Edmonds
Marriage is a sacred union between a loving couple until death do them part. Yet, in the Hollywood community it seems that most marriages end before the honeymoon does. Take Eddie Murphy, for example. He and Tracey Edmonds split this past January after just two weeks of (un)happily wedded bliss.

The probability of a celebrity marriage surviving is only 35 percent, according to enotalone.com. For the most part, celebrity marriages do not have the fairy tale or "movie ending" fans hope they will. Rates of divorce may seem higher in Hollywood than they actually are due to the heavy public...
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'Gene Simmons Family Jewels' Returns For Third Season March 11

February 10th, 2008 3:45pm EST
Gene Simmons Family Jewels
Legendary rock star Gene Simmons and his unconventional family are back and better than ever for an all-new season of A&E's hit Real-Life series Gene Simmons Family Jewels, premiering with back-to-back episodes on Tuesday, March 11th at 10:00 PM ET/PT. The 24 episode season kicks off with Gene preparing for the ultimate challenge – a lie detector test to determine if he has been faithful to Shannon Tweed, his "Happily UNmarried" companion of 24 years and the mother of his two children, Nick and Sophie.

A true test for the legendary ladies man, Gene will have to answer questions put fo...
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Most Popular '07 Halloween Costumes: Drunk Hasselhoff, Geico Cavemen & More

October 16th, 2007 1:35pm EDT
David Hasselhoff
Michael Vick and Miss Teen South Carolina made the list, but not Britney or Lindsay. See which of the biggest stories from 2007 made the leap to the most popular costumes this Halloween on The Rundown, a daily briefing on everything that matters outside the office.

The costume picks were carefully selected by The Rundown editorial team, who determined that Paris Hilton in pinstripes will be popular this year because "prison is sexy." Rehab on the other hand, as Lindsay Lohan herself pointed out, is sobering. Though O.J. Simpson returned to the headlines this year, he was deemed "too re...
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"Gene Simmons Family Jewels" Premieres Monday, August 7

July 18th, 2006 3:43pm EDT
Gene Simmons
Dad is Gene Simmons – the legendary, tongue wagging demon of KISS. Mom is Shannon Tweed -- former Playmate of the Year, actress and model. And their kids, Nick and Sophie, are, well...surprisingly charming, well-behaved teenagers dealing with the trials and tribulations of adolescence, even though Mom and Dad are truly like no one else’s parents. A&E Network presents the original series premiere of Gene Simmons Family Jewels on Monday August 7, 2006 with back-to-back episodes at 10 & 10:30PM//9 & 9:30C.

Gene and Shannon have been happily UNmarried for 22 years and have no plans of g...
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Gene Simmons Sells Out

October 26th, 2005 9:41am EDT
Gene Simmons
Rocker Gene Simmons is set to star in a reality TV show filmed at his plush Los Angeles home. The Kiss bassist will appear in 'Family Jewels', which is filmed at his house in Beverly Hills, according to a report in Daily Star newspaper. The 56-year-old has also lined up a cartoon based on his family and will star in reality fighting show, 'Superstar Boxing'.

Earlier this year, Simmons claimed he has held down a long-term relationship for 22 years - because he and his partner don't control who the other sleeps with.

The rock star - who claims to have had sex with more than 4,000 gi...
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