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David Hasselhoff: 'I've Only Met Two People Who Didn't Know I'm Famous'

5/5/2011 8:09am EDT
David Hasselhoff
David Hasselhoff is so famous he's only met two people who had never heard of him - and reveals his own father still calls him by his Knight Rider alias Michael.

The actor has enjoyed massive fame around the globe since the 1970s thanks to his starring roles in two of the biggest TV hits of all time, Knight Rider and Baywatch. And the star is adamant only a handful of people don't know who he is, revealing that even his own dad struggles to differentiate between his son and his famous on-screen roles.

During an interview for Piers Morgan's Life Stories, he says, "I like it when people d...

David Hasselhoff Struggles With New Girlfriend's Welsh Accent

4/14/2011 2:27pm EDT
David Hasselhoff
David Hasselhoff struggles to converse with his new girlfriend Hayley Roberts because he "can't understand" her Welsh accent.

The former Baywatch star recently confirmed he has been dating the blonde model, who is 27 years his junior, since they met in Cardiff, Wales as he filmed for his new role as a judge on hit TV series Britain's Got Talent.

On Thursday, Hasselhoff appeared on U.K. talk show Loose Women - with Roberts in the audience - to speak about his new lover at length for the first time, and he revealed he often finds her strong accent hard to follow.

Hasselhoff said, "We ha...

Pamela Anderson Moves Seal Crusade To China

4/12/2011 11:24am EDT
Pamela Anderson
Pamela Anderson has invited a leading Chinese politician to join her on a fact-finding trip to Canada as she steps up her bid to stamp out seal hunting.

The former Baywatch star is a committed animal rights activist and has been campaigning for years to end the annual seal cull in her native country.

She has already urged leaders in Russia to ban imports of seal goods in a bid to weaken the industry, and now she's urging officials in China to follow suit and stop their country being used as a "dumping ground" for seal meat.

Anderson has even asked China's minister of land and resources...

Pamela Anderson To 'Dance' In Argentina

4/8/2011 2:23pm EDT
Pamela Anderson
Pamela Anderson is set to show off her fancy footwork once again by joining the cast of Argentina's version of Dancing With The Stars.

The Baywatch beauty competed in the hit U.S. ballroom show last year, but she was booted off after seven weeks. She is now hoping to wow South American fans with her moves as a competitor in Argentina's Bailando Por Un Sueno, reports

Anderson will be in good company when she steps onto the dancefloor - former boxer Mike Tyson has also signed up for the TV contest.

Tyson previously admitted his wife didn't want him joining a dance show ...

'Baywatch' Movie In The Works

3/12/2011 8:35am EST
"Ghostbusters" director Ivan Reitman is working on a plan to turn the "Baywatch" franchise into a new movie comedy.

The movie mogul has revealed there's a "classical idea" on the table to bring back the surf soap TV series for a new generation, and he's just waiting for the right script.

He tells The Hollywood Reporter, "We still don't have a script that's makeable (but) I think it's a big opportunity. This is a comedy, and I think we have a very interesting take - a classical idea that will be fresh for the world audience."

Sean Young Joins 'Celebrity Rehab'

3/8/2011 11:01am EST
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Sean Young will appear in the fifth season of Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, has confirmed.

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Steven Adler Returns To 'Celebrity Rehab'

3/8/2011 8:29am EST
Steven Adler
Former Guns N' Roses drummer Steven Adler is heading back into reality TV rehab - he's signed up for another series of Dr. Drew's hit program.

The musician's battle with drugs reportedly led to him being booted out of the rock band in 1989. He faced his demons by signing up to appear on show Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew and its spin-off series Sober House in 2008/09 after he was ordered to get help by a judge. And despite kicking his drug habit after stints on the shows, Adler has agreed to go back into rehab to ensure he keeps up his recovery.

On his page, Adler writes, "A...

Cast Leak: Michael Lohan Joins 'Celebrity Rehab' Season 5

3/3/2011 3:00pm EST
Michael Lohan
Unfortunately, Charlie Sheen won't be appearing on the new season of "Celebrity Rehab" (now that would be interesting), but has learned that several D-listers are ready to battle their drug and alcohol addictions in front of VH1 cameras.

Lindsay Lohan's father Michael has apparently joined the cast, and his daughter is horrified. LiLo is afraid her dad will embarrass the family. Can that family be embarrassed any more than it already has?

Check out who else is reportedly on board: Former NY Mets pitcher Dwight "Doc" Gooden, White House wedding crashers Tareq and Michaele Salahi, a...

Pamela Anderson Appalled by Animal Conditions at Indian Medical Institute

2/20/2011 11:37am EST
Pamela Anderson
Actress Pamela Anderson has urged officials at India's top medical institute to retire old monkeys used for scientific research after learning the ageing animals are kept in cages for up to 20 years.

The Baywatch beauty, a longtime supporter of People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), was appalled to see video footage allegedly showing sick monkeys and rabbits locked up and in distress at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).

So she's penned a letter to AIIMS director R. C. Deka urging the facility's bosses to free the animals.

Anderson writes, "It broke my heart to...

Pamela Anderson Sues Ex-Boyfriend Over Las Vegas Condo

2/12/2011 10:32am EST
Pamela Anderson
Actress Pamela Anderson is suing her former boyfriend for $1 million for allegedly failing to honor his pledge to build a Las Vegas condo for her.

The former Baywatch star filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles earlier this week claiming she made a deal with her former partner, real estate entrepreneur Laurence Hallier, in 2006 while she was in a relationship with him.

Anderson alleges she agreed to promote his Las Vegas Panorama Towers development in return for one of the properties for free.

She also claims Hallier agreed that if the apartment wasn't built in time, he would hand over $1 milli...

David Hasselhoff: 'Reality Television Has Ruined Television'

2/9/2011 8:51am EST
David Hasselhoff
David Hasselhoff has slammed the rise of reality TV shows, insisting they have "ruined television" - despite his appearances as a judge on America's Got Talent and competing in Dancing With The Stars.

The Baywatch actor sat on the panel of the U.S. talent finding series from 2006, but quit his duties after the 2009 season.

He signed up for the TV dancing show last year, but was booted off the celebrity contest first - and he's now filming the upcoming season of Britain's Got Talent.

However, despite his heavy involvement in reality shows, Hasselhoff admits he's not a fan of the genre ...

Pamela Anderson Named PETA's Person Of The Year

12/31/2010 9:30am EST
Pamela Anderson
Pamela Anderson has been honored for her tireless work to end animal cruelty - she's been named People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)'s Person of the Year.

The former Baywatch beauty was awarded the title after a year in which she drew attention to animal rights issues by speaking to students at the U.K.'s prestigious Oxford University, posing for pictures with her body painted in butcher markings, and filming a TV commercial in which she strip-searches plane passengers for hidden furs and pelts.

The vegetarian actress/model also adopted stray dogs from an animal shelter an...

Pamela Anderson Settles Latest Tax Debt

12/27/2010 7:36am EST
Pam Anderson
Pamela Anderson's publicist is playing down reports the actress/model is facing another tax dilemma, insisting a new claim has already been settled.

The former Baywatch star has been hit with a number of tax issues in the last 18 months, and reports she was handed another federal tax lien for $180,000 last month.

It came a year after the State of California filed a separate tax lien against her for $493,144.

Anderson responded to the 2009 lien, stating, "Mistakes may have been made in calculating taxes owed and we are now in the process of ensuring that any taxes owed are paid."

Pamela Anderson: 'Not Just Junkies' Have Hepatitis

12/20/2010 8:19am EST
Pam Anderson
Pamela Anderson is urging anyone who suspects they have hepatitis to get tested because there is no reason to "feel embarrassed" about the condition.

The former "Baywatch" star was diagnosed with a strain of the liver disorder back in 2001 after contracting it through a shared tattoo needle.

Anderson controls the condition with medical help, and she wants to raise awareness to make sure other hepatitis victims don't suffer in silence.

She tells Britain's The People, "I've had liver biopsies. I get checked every single year, my doctor told me just keep doing what you're doing. I also have...

Donna D'Errico 'Hospitalized With MRSA'

12/16/2010 8:13am EST
Donna Derrico
Actress Donna D'Errico has been hospitalized with the potentially-deadly MRSA virus, according to a report.

The former Baywatch star allegedly caught the infection after she visited a relative in an intensive care unit (ICU) and has since been admitted to the care of doctors.

On Tuesday evening, D'Errico posted on her Facebook page, "Prayer request - this time for me - a serious medical issue has arisen. Thank you for any and all prayers."

The actress/model will remain in the hospital until at least the weekend, according to

David Hasselhoff: 'I Have A Girlfriend In Paris And A Girlfriend In San Francisco'

12/14/2010 12:27pm EST
David Hasselhoff
David Hasselhoff is dating two women at the same time - because he's "not ready emotionally" to commit to one of them.

The Baywatch star admits he's romancing one lady in Paris, France, and another in the U.S. following his 2006 split from his wife of 16 years, Pamela Bach. Hasselhoff is aware that his girlfriends "get jealous" of each other - but he's refusing to settle down.

He tells Britain's Star magazine, "I have a girlfriend in Paris and a girlfriend in San Francisco, and they're really close to me. But I'm not ready emotionally to give yet. I tell them, 'I need to take time for m...

Pamela Anderson's Pantsless Pantomime Performance

12/11/2010 5:59pm EST
Pamela Anderson
Pamela Anderson played the part of the Genie in the Empire Theatre's pantomime production of Aladdin Friday night wearing a red leotard that looked an awful lot like another skimpy red outfit she used to wear.

The UK's Daily Mail reports that Pam had less than 24 hours to prepare for her role; arriving in Liverpool, England on Thursday for rehearsals. But despite her lack of readiness, the Baywatch babe is no stranger to English pantomime - she starred in the same role last year at London's New Wimbledon Theatre.

She was paid about $150,000 for her 15 minute cameo - which translates to ab...

'The Hasselhoffs' Kaput!

12/10/2010 7:56am EST
David Hasselhoff
David Hasselhoff's reality TV show The Hasselhoffs has been axed after just two episodes.

The program centers around the former Baywatch star and his two actress daughters, 17-year-old Hayley and 20-year-old Taylor Ann, as he helps them pursue careers in the entertainment industry.

The first episode aired on Sunday to lackluster viewing figures, and numbers dropped by 50 per cent for the second installment, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

And now TV chiefs have pulled the show off air, with eight half-hour episodes left unwatched.

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Donna D'Errico 'Outraged' Over Airport Body Scan

12/8/2010 8:44am EST
Donna Derrico
Former Baywatch star Donna D'Errico has criticized airport security staff for singling her out for a body scan, alleging she was selected because they thought she was "attractive".

The actress and former Playboy model was flying from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with her boyfriend Roy J. Bank and her 17-year-old son Rhyan. D'Errico was pulled aside by workers who told her she would have to go through the controversial scanner, which displays the contours of passengers' bodies.

The blonde beauty claims she felt "overexposed" and is adamant staff could have picked anyone from th...

David Hasselhoff: 'I Was A Runaway Train With No Control Over Anything'

12/3/2010 2:36pm EST
David Hasselhoff
Actor David Hasselhoff is thankful his daughter filmed him during a drunken stupor in 2007, because the infamous home video footage was the wakeup call he needed to face up to his alcohol addiction.

The Baywatch legend hit the headlines when film footage of him drunkenly trying to eat a burger on the floor of his Las Vegas hotel room leaked on the internet. In the clip, his then-teenage daughter Taylor-Ann, who shot the video, could be heard saying, "Tell me you are going to stop, tell me you are going to stop."

Hasselhoff admits he had been struggling with a booze problem for years an...

Pamela Anderson Stars In The Indian Version Of 'Big Brother'

11/18/2010 12:26am EST
Pamela Anderson
Pamela Anderson is in Mumbai, India starring in their version of "Big Brother" entitled "Bigg Boss 4."

No, she's not featured in the show for its entire run, she's just making a three day appearance as a houseguest. She'll make a cool $500,000 for the short stay, too.

Anderson's cameo on the show comes with a purpose though, she's using it as a platform to promote her favorite causes, like PETA and teaching housemates about water purification.

She tells, "Life is short and I wanted to visit India soon. This is my first trip to India. I wish I could visit the Taj Mahal b...

Pamela Anderson Urges Israeli Leaders To Back Anti-Fur Bill

11/8/2010 10:19am EST
Pamela Anderson
Actress Pamela Anderson has sent leaders in Israel a horrific video showing the slaughter of animals in a bid to urge them to back an anti-fur law.

The former Baywatch star is calling on the country's leaders to stop blocking legislation which could halt fur being imported into the country. The Ultra-Orthodox parties oppose a ban because it would affect the wearing of the streimel, a fur-ringed hat traditionally worn by married men on the Sabbath and Jewish holidays.

The actress claims the use of fur "violates Jewish principles" and the blonde beauty has penned a letter to Israel's Mini...

Islamic Group Disgusted Pamela Anderson Donated Playboy Money To Charity

11/2/2010 8:51am EDT
Pamela Anderson
Pamela Anderson has been blasted by an Islamic rights group for donating her $25,000 Playboy modeling fee to charity because the money was obtained through "immoral acts".

The former "Baywatch" star posed nude for the January, 2011 issue of the men's magazine and handed the check she received for the spread to Waves 4 Water, a charity that distributes filters to people who don't have access to clean drinking water, in countries including Indonesia and Haiti.

But officials from the Islamic Defenders Front are fuming about the donation, claiming it is "against the law of God" to hand the mo...

Pamela Anderson Donates Playboy Pay To Charity

10/28/2010 2:29pm EDT
Pamela Anderson
Pamela Anderson has stripped down for Playboy magazine for a good cause - the actress has donated her $25,000 modeling fee to charity.

The former Playmate and Baywatch star posed nude for the January, 2011 issue, and had the check sent directly to Waves 4 Water, a charity that distributes filters to people who don't have access to clean drinking water.

The actress tells "Waves 4 water are my heroes. They get things done... and yes, Playboy wrote them a check when I shot the cover directly for 25Gs."

"I've also donated personally. I wish I could do more. Indonesia, Haiti and P...

Pamela Anderson's Thigh-Revealing Blue Dress - Hot Or Not?

10/25/2010 2:00pm EDT
Pam Anderson
Pamela Anderson unveiled her new advertisement for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) outside the London Transport Museum in Covent Garden over the weekend.

The campaign features the former "Baywatch" girl in a bikini, labeled like a butcher's diagram. The initiative aims to encourage people to go vegetarian.

What do you think of Pam's outfit? We think she certainly knows how to make a simple shirt dress look sexy.

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Pamela Anderson Poses For Playboy Again, Pays Homage To 'La Dolce Vita'

10/21/2010 12:15am EDT
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Pamela Anderson has stripped for her 11th Playboy cover - channeling "La Dolce Vita" siren Anita Ekberg at the sexy shoot.

The "Baywatch" bombshell landed her first Playboy cover way back in 1989, and was named Playmate of the year in 1990. And now, 20 years later, Anderson is baring all again for the January 2011 issue, cavorting naked in a pool as an homage to Ekberg's infamous scene in Rome, Italy's Trevi Fountain with Marcello Mastroianni in the 1960 movie classic.

On his page, Playboy mogul Hugh Hefner writes, "Pamela Anderson is in the (Playboy) Mansion swimming pool, po...

Brooke Burns Looked Beautiful At Beverly Hills Benefit

10/19/2010 11:00am EDT
Brooke Burns
Brooke Burns was smoldering on the red carpet at the 7th Annual Night by the Ocean Gala in Beverly Hills on Sunday. She wore a long black dress that showed her off in just the right way.

The actress recently starred in the direct-to-DVD feature "Titanic II" and appears in the upcoming made-for-television movie "Fixing Pete."

She is famous for her roles on "Ally McBeal" and "Baywatch."

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David Hasselhoff Voted Off 'Dancing With The Stars'

9/22/2010 8:13am EDT
David Hasselhoff Kym Johnson sent home
David Hasselhoff's dancing dreams are over - the former Baywatch star has become the first contestant to be voted off the new season of Dancing With The Stars.

The actor took to the floor with professional dancer Kym Johnson on Monday night but failed to impress the judges with his cha cha, earning just 15 points. He ended up in the bottom two, alongside actor Kyle Massey - and was then named as the first celebrity to leave the show on Tuesday night.

However, Hasselhoff is just pleased his daughters, Tayor Ann and Hayley, saw him on the show, after they encouraged him to take part.


David Hasselhoff Feels 'Closer' To Germans

9/14/2010 9:59pm EDT
David Hasselhoff
Actor/singer David Hasselhoff has reignited his love affair with Germany after visiting the house his great-great grandfather left just outside Bremen to emigrate to America.

The former "Baywatch" star has always had a special appeal in Germany - and now he feels at one with the people after "going home."

He has posted the "Hasselhoff house" on his website and explains, "I found my great-great grandfather's house... with a ticket of my great-great grandparents coming over (to America) on a boat... from Bremen to Baltimore, Maryland with my great-great grandfather's signature.

"It looks l...

Pamela Anderson To Film Sex Scene With Fan

9/6/2010 11:35am EDT
Pamela Anderson
Pamela Anderson is set to make one lucky fan's dreams come true - she's offering to film a bedroom scene with a complete stranger for a new contest.

The former "Baywatch" beauty, who hit the headlines in the 1990s after filming a sex tape with her then-husband Tommy Lee, has agreed to be filmed frolicking in bed with the winner of phone firm Nokia's latest competition.

The short movie, called "The Commuter," is to be shot in high definition on the company's N8 mobile handset and premiered in London next month.

Another cameo role opposite "Gossip Girl" actor Ed Westwick, to be shot in an ...