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'Duck Dynasty' Star Willie Robertson, 'Is Being Gay By Choice?'

December 18th, 2014 10:41am EST
'Duck Dynasty' Star Willie Robertson Wonders If 'Being Gay Is A
Willie Robertson, star of "Duck Dynasty" asks a loaded question, "Is being gay by choice?'

One year after his father Phil Robertson blasted homosexuality and compared being gay to bestiality and adultery, Willie Robertson is speaking out about the aftermath of the controversy on "Larry King Now."

"We stood by our father," Robertson revealed.

"Some of the things he said in that interview I didn't agree with and I've even said so, and he's even come out and said, ‘Yeah, that was a mistake.' With things leading to bestiality, it was a mixed bag there of things. And then he quoted a Scriptur...

'Duck Dynasty' Being Adapted Into A Las Vegas Musical

November 13th, 2014 3:22pm EST
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A stage musical centered on Duck Dynasty's Robinson family is currently in the works and planned for a 2015 debut in Las Vegas.

The show is being developed by Dodgers, the production company behind Broadway smash "Jersey Boys," and the company is currently in talks with the Rio Hotel and Casino to produce the show, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The show will be based on the book "The Duck Commander Family: How Faith, Family, and Ducks Built a Dynasty" by Willie Robertson and his wife Korie.

All of the songs for the musical have been written and producers are looking to premiere th...

6 Celebrities You Would Not Want As Neighbors

March 16th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
6 Celebrities You Would Not Want As Neighbors
There are some certain celebrities that we wouldn't mind having as neighbors -- take Alexander Skarsgard, Joe Manganiello or a cool chick like Jennifer Lawrence. These celebrities would be fun to look at, share a beer with or just share in a nice, chilled out conversation. You would get an invite to the coolest parties and possibly rub elbows with even more rich and famous people just because you live in the proximity of their awesomeness.

This list is dedicated to those celebrities who you would NOT want to live near. Why? Because they are just humongous pains in the butt or they are ...

'Duck Dynasty' Family Teams Up With Mossberg To Release Line Of Hunting Rifles

January 3rd, 2014 3:22pm EST
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You can't go duck hunting without a good rifle, right? That's why Mossberg is teaming up with Duck Commander, the company owned by the Robertson family from A&E reality TV series Duck Dynasty, to launch a new line of firearms.

The gunmaker has already begun shipping some of the nine different shotguns, two semi-automatic rifles and a semi-automatic pistol, all of which feature the Duck Commander logo engraved on the stocks and are painted with a waterfowl camouflage design.

The .22 semi-auto pistol is described as "lightweight, easy to shoot, and perfect for small game, plinking, target s...

'Duck Dynasty's' Willie Robertson To Discuss Dad On FOX New Year Special

December 31st, 2013 8:19am EST
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Two members of the "Duck Dynasty" clan are appearing on Fox News Channel's New Year special to talk about the controversy surrounding patriarch Phil Robertson.

Earlier this month, Phil made controversial comments about homosexuals in an interview with GQ magazine, causing a major backlash among fans and non-viewers alike. He is of the opinion that sin starts "with homosexual behavior and just morph[s] out from there."

Willie Robertson and his wife Korie will appear live from Steamboat Springs, Co., to talk about Phil, who was suspended by A&E for nine days. On Friday, the network reversed...

A&E Reverses Decision, Allows Phil Robertson To Resume Filming On 'Duck Dynasty'

December 28th, 2013 8:49am EST
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After suspending Phil Robertson for making anti-gay comments, A&E has decided it will resume filming its highly popular series "Duck Dynasty" later this spring.

The network issued the following statement on Friday: "While Phil's comments made in the interview reflect his personal views based on his own beliefs, and his own personal journey, he and his family have publicly stated they regret the 'coarse language' he used and the mis-interpretation of his core beliefs based only on the article. He also made it clear he would 'never incite or encourage hate.'

"We at A+E Networks expressed ou...

A&E Ends Suspension Of 'Duck Dynasty' Star Phil Robertson

December 27th, 2013 10:29pm EST
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Less than 10 days after suspending Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson over comments he made about homosexuality in the January issue of GQ magazine, A&E network executives have reversed their decision.

Robertson has been at the top of the headlines for the past week or so for sharing his belief that sin starts "with homosexual behavior and just morph[s] out from there."

Robertson added that he didn't get how some men find the same sex more desirable than a woman.

"That’s just me. I’m just thinking: There’s more there! She’s got more to offer. I mean, come on, dudes! You know what I’m sayin...

A&E Airing 'Duck Dynasty' Christmas Marathons Despite Phil Robertson Backlash

December 24th, 2013 7:05pm EST
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Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson may have been suspended by cable network A&E over comments he made about his personal beliefs about homosexuals in the January 2014 issue of GQ magazine, but it isn't stopping the network from airing an all-day marathon of the hit reality show on Christmas Day.

The cable net will run 25 consecutive episodes of the show beginning at 3:30 p.m. on Christmas Day and running straight through to 4 a.m. December 26.

The show is currently the highest-rated reality series on television, with a peak viewership of 14 million, meaning the uproar from fans over Roberts...

'Duck Dynasty' Cast's Contracts Could Keep Family From Ending Show

December 23rd, 2013 4:03pm EST
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The Duck Dynasty cast has been public about discussions over whether or not they will continue to produce the show with A&E, but their current contracts with the television company may take the decision out of their hands.

The family is hesitant to work with A&E again following patriarch Phil Robertson's suspension due to controversial statements he made in a recent GQ interview. However, a source tells FOX411, "It's not as easy as just not returning to the show, since they all have binding agreements. It's the network's option, not theirs. Plus the family makes far too much money selling ...

Phil Robertson Speaks Out: 'I Am A lover Of Humanity'

December 23rd, 2013 12:03pm EST
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Duck Dynasty's Phil Robertson defended himself in a speech he gave at his local church, following an outcry over his homophobic and racist comments in a recent GQ interview.

DailyMail was invited to report on Phil's trip to West Monroe, Louisiana. Phil defended himself against the recent backlash, saying he was quoting biblical scripture. "I love all men and women. I am a lover of humanity, not a hater."

The Duck Dynasty star's speech went for some 45 minutes. He said, among other things, "Commonsense says we are not going to procreate the human race unless we have a man and a woman. From...

Charlie Sheen Attacks 'Mallard Brained' Duck Dynasty Star On Twitter

December 23rd, 2013 9:08am EST
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Charlie Sheen locked, loaded and took aim with his Twitter account over the weekend, demanding Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson apologize for his homophobic remarks he made in GQ magazine.

Phil Robertson, who helps to run a multi-million dollar family duck hunting business, hit headlines this week after he was asked by a GQ reporter to describe sin, to which he replied, "Start with homosexual behavior and just morph out from there."

The 67 year old's comments prompted a spokesman for the Gay And Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) to condemn his words, insisting they were "some of...

Charlie Sheen Goes Off On 'Duck Dynasty' Star Phil Robertson Over Gay Comments In GQ Magazine

December 22nd, 2013 12:49am EST
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Charlie Sheen was all fired up over the comments made in GQ magazine by Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson.

The A&E reality star made some off-color comments about gays in the magazing, prompting a huge controversy that ultimately ended with Robertson's indefinite suspension from the show and the future of it hanging in the balance.

Sheen got wind of the news and took to his Twitter page to blast the "Mallard brained" Robertson and demand he apologize to the gay community -- or else.

The "Anger Management" star actually posted his diatribe on Twitlonger, which lets users go beyond the 140 ...

Rumor Patrol: Demi Lovato Appalled By 'X Factor' Joke, Taylor Swift Bans Beyonce From Target, More

December 21st, 2013 12:03pm EST
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You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Demi Lovato Appalled By X Factor Joke: It was Demi Lovato's last show on reality competition The X Factor, but she didn't exactly get a friendly send-off. Instead, producers created a piece with the intention of teasing her for disagreeing with Simon Cowell all the time - and instead appeared to mock her for her past drinking problems.

Verdict: True. During the show, Mario Lopez introduced the piece an...

'Duck Dynasty' Family Can't Imagine The Show Going On Without Phil Robertson

December 20th, 2013 12:28am EST
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The fate of the highest rated cable reality show ever now hangs in the balance after A&E suspended Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson indefinitely following comments he made about homosexuality in the January issue of GQ magazine.

Robertson's sons Jase and Jep are also quoted in the article, with Jase revealing that when the family originally signed on for the series there were three things they wouldn't compromise on: "faith, betrayal of family members, and duck season.”

Jep explained, more or less, that the family's views are in line with Phil's.

“We’re not quite as outspoken as my dad, ...

'Duck Dynasty' Star On Indefinite Hiatus Following Gay Remarks

December 19th, 2013 11:00am EST
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Phil Robertson from "Duck Dynasty" got himself into a whole lot of trouble this week after suggesting homosexuality is a sin. The reality star has been put on indefinite hiatus from the A&E show for comments he made in a recent GQ magazine article.

Robertson, 67, condemned bestiality and adultery and also said homosexuality is a sin. Asked to describe sin, he stated, "Start with homosexual behavior and just morph out from there."

He added that he couldn't understand why men would want to sleep with each other, saying, "There's more there! She's got more to offer. I mean, come on, dudes! Y...

A&E Suspends 'Duck Dynasty's' Phil Robertson Over GQ Magazine Interview

December 18th, 2013 9:32pm EST
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Duck Dynasty is currently the most popular reality show on TV, but comments from show patriarch Phil Robertson could be changing all that soon.

TV network A&E has suspended Robertson after he said things about "homosexual behavior" in the January 2014 issue of GQ magazine, after his candid interview with the magazine stirred up a major controversy.

Robertson's aired his religious beliefs and personal views on same sex relationships during his chat with GQ's Drew Magary. During the interview, the deeply religious star was honest about his personal ideals, saying that he has no hatred or di...

Duck Dynasty Stars: See Them Before The Beards!

October 19th, 2013 8:19am EDT
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They stars of reality-TV's top-rates show, Duck Dynasty, haven't always looked like a cross between ZZ Top and the starting lineup for the Boston Red Sox.

In fact, before Willie Robertson and his brothers Alan, Jase and Jep became household names, they were all pretty normal looking guys -- a far cry from a bunch of Louisiana rednecks who are more fanatic about duck season than Elmer Fudd.

A new, never-before-seen photo of the guys from 2001 was obtained by Life & Style Magazine shows the guys with clean-shaven faces.

“They’ve all stayed pretty much the same over the years, even with the...

'Duck Dynasty' Star Willie Robertson Surprises Couple At Field & Stream Wedding

August 19th, 2013 10:00pm EDT
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What better way to celebrate your special day than at a Field & Stream store with a celebrity guest? That's exactly what happened to a couple in Pennsylvania that decided they wanted to have their wedding inside the store so they wouldn't miss an in-store appearance by "Duck Dynasty" star Willie Robertson.

The avid outdoorsmen were thrilled after Robertson joined them during their ceremony at the Field & Stream grand opening in Cranberry Township.

Four years ago the bride was engaged to marry the father of her two young children, but he died in a car crash. The lucky girl found love agai...

Morrissey Takes Aim At Jimmy Kimmel Over Gun Skit

February 28th, 2013 12:33pm EST
Morrissey has fired back at comedian Jimmy Kimmel for mocking him on TV for pulling out of a performance on his late-night show, accusing the host of making fun of gun control, depression and obesity.

The former The Smiths star, a fervent anti-meat activist, pulled the plug on Tuesday's scheduled appearance on the show after learning Kimmel's fellow guests would be the stars of duck hunting reality show Duck Dynasty.

In a statement released on Monday, the Suedehead singer wrote, "As far as my reputation is concerned, I can't take the risk of being on a show alongside people who, in effe...