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'Dancing With The Stars' Goes 'Gangnam Style'

October 24th, 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

August 13th, 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...

'Dancing With The Stars' Pros Cheryl Burke & Kym Johnson Frolic On The Beach With All-Star Kelly Monaco

July 29th, 2012 11:51pm EDT
Kelly Monaco and Cheryl Burke
Dancing With The Stars pros Cheryl Burke and Kym Johnson were spotted playing together on the beach in Malibu, California on Saturday along with season one winner Kelly Monaco.

The three are getting set for the upcoming "Dancing with the Stars: All Stars" edition, which begins on September 24.

Monaco is one of six former winners of the show's coveted Mirror Ball Trophy, and she'll be joined by Drew Lachey, Shawn Johnson, Emmitt Smith, Helio Castroneves, Apolo Ohno, Gilles Marini, Pamela Anderson, Kirstie Alley, Joey Fatone, Bristol Palin and Melissa Rycroft. Fans of the show will also be ...

Who Will Be A 'Dancing With The Stars' All-Star?

May 16th, 2012 2:07pm EDT
Mario Lopez
We knew back in April, thanks to a loose-lipped Mario Lopez, that ABC would be airing an all-star version of their dancing competition Dancing with the Stars. Finally, the network has officially announced the alternate version of the show, which lets us wonder - who will be on it?

Lopez, obviously, is in unless ABC is sour that he let loose he was asked to be on it before the network announced the show. TV Guide reported Melanie "Scary Spice" Brown, Sabrina Bryan, Gilles Marini and Kyle Massey are in.

The other night, Tom Bergeron said past winners would compete as well. That means Kelly ...

Who Is Your Favorite 'Dancing With The Stars' Winner?

March 7th, 2011 5:00pm EST
The twelfth season of "Dancing With The Stars" begins March 21, and reality TV star Kendra Wilkinson is an early favorite to win. She'll be competing against hip hop star Romeo, boxing great Sugar Ray Leonard, Disney star Chelsea Kane, "Karate Kid" Ralph Macchio, supermodel Petra Nemcova, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward, talk show hostess Wendy Williams, WWE wrestler Chris Jericho, former "Cheers" star Kirstie Alley, radio personality Mike Catherwood.

Take a look back at the previous 11 seasons and see who won the coveted mirror ball tropy. There were four athletes, six w...

Kelly Monaco Was 'Devastated' After Break-Up

July 21st, 2010 3:00pm EDT
Kelly Monaco
Actress Kelly Monaco is still struggling to come to terms with the "devastating" end of her 18-year romance with her high school sweetheart - comparing the love loss to "giving a child up for adoption."

Monaco and her longtime love Michael Gonzalez broke up last year, leaving the General Hospital star single for the first time since she was 15.

Now 34, Monaco has opened up about her relationship woes, admitting she's having a hard time moving on.

She says, "I was with him for 18 years. It was devastating. There's not a day that goes by that I don't think about it... I feel like you ca...

Carmen Electra Topless In Las Vegas

July 13th, 2009 12:41pm EDT
Carmen Electra Las Vegas hot pink pics
Carmen Electra decided not to wear pasties as planned and instead went completely topless for her appearance in a Las Vegas stage show this weekend.

Tonight the 37-year-old former Playboy Playmate finishes a six night run in the Crazy Horse Paris show at the MGM Grand. Before the start of the shows Electra had planned to wear pasties over her nipples, but changed her mind at the last minute.

After the show Electra didn't regret her liberating choice, telling the Las Vegas Sun, "It felt so good. No one was expecting it. It was a completely last-minute decision."

Despite appearing ...

Carmen Electra To Nearly Bare All In New Vegas Show

May 19th, 2009 8:55am EDT
Carmen Electra
Carmen Electra is set to challenge Spice Girls star Melanie Brown in the Las Vegas Strip after announcing she'll be fronting a new topless revue.

The former Playboy centerfold will bare almost all in the sexy Crazy Horse Paris show at the MGM Grand, which will rival Brown's Peepshow at the Planet Hollywood resort. reports Electra has signed on to star in a week's worth of shows in July - the same time Playboy boss Hugh Hefner's ex-girlfriend Holly Madison will go topless for Mel B, replacing current Peepshow star Kelly Monaco.

Of her raunchy show, Electra says, "It...

Holly Madison Joins Peep Show

May 15th, 2009 2:42pm EDT
Holly Madison
Hugh Hefner's ex-girlfriend Holly Madison is to replace actress Kelly Monaco as the star of Melanie Brown's saucy Las Vegas burlesque revue.

The former Playboy Playmate-turned-reality TV star will join the cast of "Peep Show" when Monaco's run as Bo Peep in the show ends.

Madison says, "I feel like this is perfect for me. I've always wanted to be in a really classy, sexy burlesque show... It's going to be a blast."

The show, which Spice Girl Brown hosts, opened at Las Vegas' Planet Hollywood last month to favorable reviews.

Brown, Monaco and Madison are all former celebr...

Man To Stand Trial Over Kelly Monaco Hotel Raid

May 13th, 2009 9:42am EDT
Kelly Monaco
The man accused of burglarizing Kelly Monaco's Las Vegas hotel suite while she slept is to stand trial.

The former General Hospital actress fell victim to a terrifying burglary last month while she was in Sin City performing in saucy revue Peepshow alongside ex-Spice Girl Melanie Brown.

The actress awoke during the night to hear an intruder break into her apartment at the Planet Hollywood resort and hid under the bed until the ordeal was over. She emerged to find the suite had been burgled.

And on Tuesday, a Las Vegas judge determined there is enough evidence against suspe...

Kelly Monaco Targeted By Thieves In Vegas

April 25th, 2009 10:37am EDT
Kelly Monaco
Actress Kelly Monaco found herself at the center of a terrifying burglary on Thursday - after an intruder broke into her Las Vegas hotel room while she was sleeping.

The former General Hospital star is in Sin City performing in saucy revue Peepshow alongside ex-Spice Girl Melanie Brown. But her stay in the gambling Mecca turned sour when she woke up in the early hours of Thursday morning to hear an intruder burst into her penthouse at the Planet Hollywood resort.

Monaco hid under her bed during the incident, and when she emerged she found the suite's living room had been burgled...

No Sin City Strip Show For Lindsay Lohan

April 22nd, 2009 9:57am EDT
Lindsay Lohan
Lindsay Lohan has denied reports she is set to shed her clothes in a new topless Las Vegas stage act.

The 22-year-old was snapped posing with ex-Spice Girl Melanie Brown on the opening evening of sexy striptease production Peepshow - which sees the former singer perform a range of Burlesque-style routines in the Sin City revue. Brown won rave revues for her performance and her body as she kicked-off the show last week, which will see different celebrities rotate in the lead role.

And speculation mounted that Lohan, who hasn't starred in a film since 2007, had jetted to Las Vegas...

Lindsay Lohan In Talks For Topless Stage Show?

April 20th, 2009 6:38pm EDT
Lindsay Lohan
Lindsay Lohan has sparked rumors she's signed on to appear in a new topless Las Vegas stage act. The Mean Girls star, 22, reportedly flew to Sin City on Saturday to attend the grand opening of sexy striptease production "Peepshow" and meet with its creator, Broadway director/choreographer Jerry Mitchell.

Former Spice Girls Melanie Brown kicked off her stint in the show last week, which features celebrities in rotating lead roles.

According to Fox News, Lohan is in talks with Mitchell to take over from actress Kelly Monaco when the star leaves the show to return to soap opera Ge...

Mel B To Launch 'Peep Show' In Las Vegas

November 19th, 2008 8:56am EST
Melanie Brown
Former Spice Girls star Melanie Brown has landed her own Las Vegas revue. The former pop star, who is now a TV personality in America and Britain, will launch the raunchy spectacle, called "Peep Show," at the Planet Hollywood Casino Resort in April 2009.

Brown will create the music and showgirls adults-only extravaganza with Broadway director/choreographer Jerry Mitchell.

She says, "I start my rehearsals in February. The show is like a burlesque, sexy woman power/girl power adventure."

The show will also feature soap star Kelly Monaco.

Brown adds, "She's the girl that I ...

Slideshow: 'General Hospital' Hotties

August 29th, 2008 2:03pm EDT
General Hospital
Elegant. Radiated. Striking. These are just some of the words to describe the following actors and actresses who have starred on the fashionable and stylish soap opera General Hospital.

Some of these "hotties" still star on "GH" and others have made brief appearances or cameos, but one thing's for sure they're all Hot, Hot, Hot.

Kelly Monaco

Character:Samantha 'Sam' McCall

Recent project: First-season champion on Dancing With the Stars

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Nikki Cox

Character:Gina Williams

Recent project:Stars on the T.V. Show Las Vegas


Toni Braxton Wants Hard Routines On 'Dancing With The Stars'

August 27th, 2008 10:01am EDT
Toni Braxton
Soul singer Toni Braxton has told her Dancing With The Stars partner not to treat her like an invalid as he plans energetic routines for the recovering star.

Braxton, who suffers from heart condition pericarditis, had to cancel a revue in Las Vegas at the beginning of the summer after falling ill - but she insists she's well enough to compete on the TV dance-off. And she's told professional dancer Alec Mazzo not to treat her any differently to his fit and healthy partners.

Mazzo, who won the first season of the dance show with soap star Kelly Monaco, says, "She told me herself, 'G...

Celebrity Birthdays, May 23

May 23rd, 2007 3:00am EDT
Happy Birthday to "Dancing With The Stars" winner Kelly Monaco (1976), folk singer Jewel (1974), Radiohead drummer Phil Selway (1967), "Dumb and Dumber" actress Karen Duffy (1961), actor/comedian Drew Carey (1958), "Murphy Brown" actor Charles Kimbrough (1936), "Dynasty" star Joan Collins (1933), English actor Nigel Davenport (1928), singer/actress Rosemary Clooney (1928; d. 2002), bandleader Artie Shaw (1910, d. 2004), "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" actor Scatman Crothers (1910; d. 1986), and "Zorro" actor Douglas Fairbanks (1883; d. 1939),

Shannen Doherty To Co-Host 'The View'

July 6th, 2006 3:50pm EDT
Shannen Doherty
Shannen Doherty will fill-in as a co-host on talk show “The View” later this month. The actress joins a growing list of guest co-hosts sitting in after the abrupt departure of Star Jones Reynolds last week after her contract was not renewed.

Doherty's new reality show "Breaking Up With Shannen Doherty," premieres on the Oxygen network next month. She will join forces with people in relationship peril who want to get out of bad relationships, but can't seem to do it on their own. Doherty will guest co-host “The View” on July 31 and August 1.

Also scheduled to sit in as co-hosts ...

Celebrity Birthdays, May 23

May 23rd, 2006 3:00am EDT
Happy Birthday to "Dancing With The Stars" winner Kelly Monaco (1976), folk singer Jewel (1974), Radiohead drummer Phil Selway (1967), "Dumb and Dumber" actress Karen Duffy (1961), actor/comedian Drew Carey (1958), "Murphy Brown" actor Charles Kimbrough (1936), "Dynasty" star Joan Collins (1933), English actor Nigel Davenport (1928), singer/actress Rosemary Clooney (1928; d. 2002), bandleader Artie Shaw (1910, d. 2004), "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" actor Scatman Crothers (1910; d. 1986), and "Zorro" actor Douglas Fairbanks (1883; d. 1939),

'Grey's Anatomy' Cast To Present at Daytime Emmy Awards

April 20th, 2006 10:36am EDT
Kate Walsh of Grey
Chandra Wilson, Kate Walsh and James Pickens, Jr. of hit medical drama, Grey's Anatomy, plus Rachael Ray and Tyra Banks, are among the stellar lineup of scheduled presenters for ABC's live broadcast of "The 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards," Friday, April 28 (8:00-11:00 p.m., ET/PT).

As previously announced, the broadcast will open with a rock-the-house performance by General Hospital actor and musician Rick Springfield, as he sings a mix of his hits.

Hosted by Tom Bergeron and Kelly Monaco, "The 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" will be broadcast live from Hollywood's famed Kodak T...

Kelly Monaco & Tom Bergeron of 'Dancing With The Stars' To Host Daytime Emmys

March 17th, 2006 1:30pm EST
Kelly Monaco
Tom Bergeron and Kelly Monaco have been named hosts of "The 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards," which will be telecast live for the very first time from Hollywood's Kodak Theater, Friday, April 28, at 8 p.m. on ABC. This will be their first time as hosts.

In making the announcement, Brian Frons, president, ABC Daytime, said: "Tom and Kelly have fans in daytime and primetime, making them the perfect choice for hosting this year's telecast. As we broadcast for the first time in Hollywood, there's more anticipation and excitement than ever before, and I can't think of a better way to energ...

Dancing With the Stars Returns in January

October 31st, 2005 8:30am EST
Kelly Monaco, first-season winner
The summer hit "Dancing with the Stars" will return with an eight-week run on Jan. 5. This past summer's hit series will replace the action drama Alias, which will take a broadcast hiatus due to Jennifer Garner's maternity leave and which is scheduled to return to the lineup with original episodes in the spring.

"We are so grateful viewers embraced this show," said Andrea Wong, executive vice president, Alternative Programming, Specials and Late-Night, ABC Entertainment. "With a new cast of stars and the addition of the results show, we will be delivering to them a season that has even...

VH1 Big In '05 Awards Nominees

October 28th, 2005 9:25am EDT
Kanye West
Watercooler buzz was deafening in 2005 and here's why: Tom Cruise's couch trip over new love Katie Holmes, his engagement, impending fatherhood and on-air feud with Matt Lauer and Brooke Shields; Braniston became Brangelina overnight; Kanye West's choice words for the President; Jude Law changed more than diapers with the nanny; Penguins waddled their way onto the big screen; A jury proved that Michael Jackson is no "Smooth Criminal."; Kate Moss' cocaine shame.

And now, for the fourth time, VH1 will honor winners in categories that captured the year in music, news, politics, arts and g...

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