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Daytime Talk Show Host Sara Gilbert Shocks Co-Stars With Pregnancy Announcement

9/9/2014 10:29pm EDT
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Actress Sara Gilbert and partner Linda Perry are expecting their first child.

Gilbert, who wed Perry back in March, broke the news on her chat show "The Talk" on Tuesday, right in the middle of "Dare Week."

Following co-host Sheryl Underwood's dare to get into a box with a dozen or so large snakes on Monday, it was Gilbert's turn on Tuesday, and her challenge was to lie on a bed of nails and have another bed of nails placed on top of her, followed by a cinder block, which would be broken by someone with a sledgehammer.

Needless to say, Gilbert had to back out of the challenge, revealing ...

Sara Gilbert Credits Johnny Galecki With Helping Her Realize Her Sexuality

9/13/2013 9:09pm EDT
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Actress Sara Gilbert has given credit to her former Roseanne co-star Johnny Galecki, whom she briefly dated, for helping her come to terms with her sexuality.

The openly gay star, who is engaged to singer/songwriter Linda Perry, is also one of the five co-hosts on The Talk, and on Thursday during "secret week" she shared her story with the audience and her co-hosts.

"I thought he was super cute and I had a total crush on him," the 38-year-old star said of Galecki. "And we started dating and he would come over and we would, like, make out, and then I would start to get depressed."


Julie Chen Nearly Forced To Have Plastic Surgery To Further Her Career

9/13/2013 7:33pm EDT
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This week the ladies who make up the panel on daytime TV show The Talk are sharing some of their deepest darkest secrets on the show.

On Monday Sharon Osbourne went first, revealing that she once had a sex fling with comedian Jay Leno, followed by Aisha Tyler, who revealed she's had struggles with infertility during Tuesday's show. On Thursday, host Sara Gilbert gave credit to ex-boyfriend Johnny Galecki for helping her realize her sexuality.

But on Wednesday it was Julie Chen's story that shocked, when the host revealed that she caved to workplace racism when she was 25, beginning her ca...

'General Hospital' Leads 2012 Daytime Emmy Award Nominations

5/9/2012 3:13pm EDT
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Soap opera General Hospital has been tipped for glory at the 2012 Daytime Emmy Awards after scooping a whopping 23 nominations.

The long-running medical drama, which is up for the highly-coveted Outstanding Drama Series trophy, also landed nods in the best lead actor and actress categories for Maurice Bernard, Anthony Geary and Laura Wright.

Tying for second place were children's show Sesame Street and TV soap The Young and the Restless, which received 16 nominations a piece, while Days of Our Lives is up for 15.

Also receiving mentions were All My Children, One Life to Live, The Bold...

Sharon Osbourne Had 'Nothing To Do With' Leah Remini's Firing From 'The Talk'

3/14/2012 9:26am EDT
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Sharon Osbourne has fired off a series of defensive tweets after Leah Remini implied the rock matriarch was to blame for the actress' dismissal from TV show "The Talk."

Remini stunned followers during a question-and-answer session on Twitter on Monday when she alleged Osbourne was behind her departure from the hit daytime show last year.

She told fans that Sharon thought she was "not funny" and "awkward," calling her and fellow co-host Holly Robinson Peete "ghetto." And, as followers tweeted their outrage, Remini added, "She (Osbourne) had us fired."

Osbourne took to her own Twitter page...

Leah Remini Blames Sharon Osbourne For Getting Fired From 'The Talk'

3/13/2012 7:57am EDT
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Actress Leah Remini has blamed Sharon Osbourne for costing her a job on TV chat show The Talk.

Remini, who is one of Jennifer Lopez's best friends, admits she and Osbourne never got along when they co-hosted the show and when it came to contract renewal time, she claims the Brit made sure producers knew how she felt about her colleagues.

The actress took to on Monday to clear up months of rumors about why she and Holly Robinson Peete did not return for the current season of the show.

She wrote, "Sharon thought me and Holly were 'Ghetto', (her words) we were not funny, awkw...

Idina Menzel Peed Her Pants While Performing On Broadway

3/7/2012 8:26am EST
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"Glee" star Idina Menzel was left red faced during one performance of "Wicked" on Broadway - she wet herself in front of the audience.

The veteran stage performer was drinking water ahead of a show to keep her voice hydrated so she could play Elphaba - but she struggled to keep her composure when a fellow cast member made a mis-step and accidentally relieved herself onstage.

During an appearance on chat show "The Talk" on Tuesday, she said, "You're drinking a lot of water because you're singing eight shows a week and you're always trying to keep your voice moist...

"And when you're doing...

Melissa Gilbert 'Always Kinda Knew' Sister Sara Was Gay

12/14/2011 9:14am EST
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Melissa Gilbert always knew her little sister was gay.

During a recent appearance Sara Gilbert's show "The Talk," co-host Sharon Osbourne asked the red-head if she had any idea her sister was a lesbian, and the actress confessed she felt sure she was - even though her sibling insisted she wasn't.

Melissa said, "I took her to dinner when she was in her teens and I sat her down and I gave her this long speech about how much I love you and it doesn't matter and you're my darling and blah, blah, blah and you can tell me anything. And she looked and me and she said, 'I'm not gay.' And I was li...

Sara Gilbert & Singer Linda Perry Spark Romance Rumors

11/29/2011 8:33am EST
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"The Talk" star Sara Gilbert has sparked rumors of a blossoming new romance with songwriter Linda Perry after the couple was snapped holding hands.

Gilbert was left devastated after splitting from her partner of 10 years, Allison Adler, back in August, but it appears the actress-turned-talk show host has already moved on with former 4 Non Blondes singer Perry - the two were spotted out together in West Hollywood over the weekend, according to

Gilbert has two children from her previous relationship with Adler - Levi, seven, and Sawyer, four - and songwriter Perry was last linked t...

Kelly Osbourne Hospitalized After Hitting Her Head

11/7/2011 9:00am EST
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Kelly Osbourne was hospitalized on Saturday night after suffering a head injury.

Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne's daughter had been partying in Miami, Florida, over the weekend, but her night was cut short when she took a hit to her skull in a mystery incident.

In a post on her Twitter page on Sunday, she wrote, "I just want 2 (sic) thank all the incredible doctors and nurses @ Mercy hospital in Miami 4 (sic) taking such good care of me u (sic) guys really are amazing!"

Kelly has refused to go into detail about the accident and has instead instructed fans to tune into her mom's chat show "The ...

No More Biting Off Bat Heads - Ozzy Osbourne Goes Vegan (Video)

10/25/2011 8:41pm EDT
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Rock veteran Ozzy Osbourne has adopted a new vegan diet in a bid to get healthy.

The 62-year-old star was inspired to change his lifestyle last week after watching the documentary Forks Over Knives, which publicizes the benefits of going vegan.

In an interview on his wife Sharon's daytime show The Talk on Tuesday, he said, "My assistant showed me a video called Forks and Knives (sic) or something, about (cutting out) meat and dairy products, so I thought, 'I'll give this a shot!'"

Osbourne is convinced turning his back on animal products is already giving him a new lease of life and will...

Sara Gilbert Tears Up About Break Up On 'The Talk'

10/1/2011 4:00pm EDT
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Sara Gilbert fought back tears on TV on Friday as she discussed her relationship woes following her recent split from her partner of 10 years.

The actress, who parted ways with TV producer Allison Adler in August, became emotional as she discussed the break-up during a topical discussion about love and marriage on her daytime chat show "The Talk."

Gilbert said, "I don't know if marriage is all it's cracked up to be. I've never been married but I was in a long relationship, and it's emotional for me because we're not together, but I wouldn't trade that time because it was just a special ti...

Kris Jenner To Guest Host On 'The Talk'

8/26/2011 3:30pm EDT
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Kim Kardashian's mom Kris Jenner has landed a new TV gig - she'll stand in for Sharon Osbourne on TV talk show The Talk while the rock matriarch takes a break from the program in September.

Jenner, who is still celebrating her most famous daughter's wedding last weekend, announced the news via her blog on Friday.

She wrote, "Hi dolls!!! I'm so excited to tell you that I have been invited by the producers of The Talk to guest co-host for two weeks in September! I can't wait to join the ladies and I know this will be such a fun experience."

Meanwhile, actress Leah Remini has confirmed r...

Sugar Ray Leonard Cries During Interview As He Recalls Sexual Abuse As A Child

8/3/2011 7:30pm EDT
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Boxing legend Sugar Ray Leonard broke down in tears during a TV interview on Wednesday when he recalled the sexual abuse he suffered as a child.

The fighting champ went public with his shocking revelation in June as he launched his new memoir, The Big Fight: My Life In and Out of the Ring, and claimed he was assaulted by two unnamed sports coaches during the 1970s - when he was a teenager.

He struggled with his emotions during an appearance on U.S. chat show The Talk as he recounted the personal trauma on air.

Leonard insisted the men who committed the crimes were not training him whe...

Ozzy Once Tackled A Home Intruder While Naked

7/14/2011 10:32am EDT
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Ozzy Osbourne had the opportunity to stop the burglar who broke into his U.K. home and stole his wife's wedding rings in 2004 - but let him go because he was naked.

The Black Sabbath star was stunned to come across the intruder in his wife Sharon's closet at their luxury family home in Buckinghamshire, England in the middle of the night, and tackled the man to the ground.

The rocker feared his nude attack would land him in legal trouble and his hesitation gave the burglar the chance to make a quick getaway with a haul of valuable goods.

Recalling the fateful night on her "The Talk" on We...

La Toya Jackson Claims Ex-Husband Tried To Pimp Her To Mike Tyson

7/7/2011 9:49am EDT
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La Toya Jackson has alleged her ex-husband Jack Gordon once offered to let Mike Tyson have sex with her for $100,000.

Michael Jackson's sister has previously spoken out about the alleged abuse she suffered at the hands of her late partner and former manager, insisting she was forced into marrying him in 1987 and endured years of violence throughout the union.

And now La Toya has made another string of claims about Gordon, who died in 2005, alleging he once offered her up for sex - for a price.

Speaking on The Talk, Jackson says, "Mike Tyson later told my mother and father and some othe...

Ryan O'Neal Stands Up Daughter Tatum For Planned Interview On 'The Talk'

6/25/2011 10:30am EDT
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Ryan O'Neal has caused another rift with daughter Tatum - he stood her up for a planned TV appearance on The Talk on Friday.

Ryan has been desperately trying to repair his rocky relationship with Tatum after the pair fell out 25 years ago - but now the movie star will have some extra explaining to do.

The two recently teamed up for Ryan & Tatum: The O'Neals, a reality series on Oprah Winfrey's OWN TV network, and subsequently embarked on a short publicity tour to promote the show.

So when Tatum walked onto the set - without her father in tow - it sparked concern from the audience, who ex...

Gene Simmons: 'For The Record I Love Shannon Tweed'

6/21/2011 2:38pm EDT
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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...

Gene Simmons & Sharon Osbourne End Bitter Feud

6/20/2011 10:30pm EDT
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Rocker Gene Simmons and Sharon Osbourne have ended their long-standing family feud after the KISS frontman apologized for a past hurtful tirade on live TV.

Simmons and Ozzy Osbourne's manager/wife have been locked in a bitter war of words for years after he publicly criticized her husband and their two children, Kelly and Jack, over their drug problems.

So when Simmons appeared as a guest on Osbourne's TV show The Talk on Monday, Osbourne took him to task for his remarks.

She said, "Many, many years ago when you first started (the reality TV show) Gene Simmons Family Jewels, it was repor...

Barry Manilow, Suzanne Somers Make Bizarre Pact to Plan Each Other's Funerals

6/12/2011 9:12am EDT
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As morbid as it sounds, Barry Manilow can rest easy knowing that when he dies, he could go out in style. That's because he and his best friend, Suzanne Somers, made a pact to produce each other's funerals ... or at least one will for "whoever goes first."

On Wednesday's The Talk, the ladies and guest host Somers sat down with Manilow, who was promoting his new album, "15 Minutes." The BFFs revealed that they...

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Nick Cannon Preparing To Celebrate Anniversary In Hospital

4/28/2011 10:59pm EDT
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Nick Cannon is prepared to celebrate his wedding anniversary with pregnant wife Mariah Carey in the hospital delivery room.

The entertainer and entrepreneur, who is expecting twins with the "Hero" hitmaker, jokes Carey may go into labor on Saturday, the same day the pair exchanged vows exactly three years ago.

During an appearance on The Talk on Thursday, he says, "I'm not trying to be a psychic, but I think that, you know we get married every year, we renew our vows every year. I think we are going to renew our vows in the hospital, I can feel it... We got the minister coming in. So this...

Justin Bieber & Ozzy Osbourne's Best Buy Space Suits to be Auctioned for Charity

2/23/2011 11:37pm EST
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The futuristic outfits Justin Bieber and Ozzy Osbourne wore in their Super Bowl Best Buy TV advertisement are to be auctioned off to raise cash for Sharon Osbourne's cancer charity.

The two stars have autographed their space suits, which cost a massive $30,000 each, and rock matriarch Sharon insists it's a must-have for any Bieber fan - because the teen's costume still smells of his sweat.

Showing off the outfits on her daytime show The Talk, she says, "These outfits cost $30,000 each. Justin was sweating all day, so it's covered in his sweat.

"They are unbelievable outfits... They're si...

Sharon Osbourne Appeals For Help To Find Missing Dog

2/5/2011 6:05pm EST
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Rock matriarch Sharon Osbourne issued an impassioned plea to U.S. TV viewers in America on Friday in a bid to help find a friend's missing dog.

The star took to the air at the end of her daytime chat show The Talk to urge fans to keep an eye out for a Pomeranian named Sir Lancelot, which disappeared in El Segundo, California last week.

The pooch was being watched by a friend of owner Stuart Heller when an unidentified person approached to pet the animal. Moments later, Sir Lancelot was gone.

Heller has been posting flyers all over the city and appealed for aid online. Now his celebrity p...

CBS Renews The Talk For Second Season

1/27/2011 2:17pm EST
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CBS has renewed The Talk for a second season.

Hosted by Julie Chen, Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne, Holly Robinson Peete and Leah Remini, the hourlong show covers current events and issues. The Talk began in October to fill the void left...

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Marissa Jaret Winokur Dropped From 'The Talk'

1/18/2011 2:42pm EST
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Actress Marissa Jaret Winokur has been dropped from the star-studded line-up on TV chat show The Talk.

Winokur, who starred in Broadway's Hairspray, provided twice-weekly segments for the new daytime talk show, hosted by newswoman Julie Chen, rock matriarch Sharon Osbourne, and actresses Leah Remini, Holly Robinson Peete and Sara Gilbert.

But CBS bosses have parted ways with the star, three months after the show's October premiere.

The Talk executive producer Brad Bessey tells, "We think the world of Marissa as a creative talent, on-air personality and super mom. This is a mut...

Ozzy Crashes His Ferrari Just Weeks After Obtaining Driver's License

12/16/2010 9:04am EST
Ageing rocker Ozzy Osbourne has been scared off the idea of getting behind the wheel again after accidentally crashing his Ferrari into the back of another car on Monday.

The singer only recently passed his driving test and immediately headed to a car dealership to purchase the luxury sports vehicle - but he was left with a bruised ego this week after becoming involved in a minor collision while out and about in Los Angeles.

His wife Sharon reveals Osbourne had lost his way when he shunted his Ferrari and he was sent into a panic when he discovered the other motorist was a lawyer.

And th...

Joan Collins Is Terrified Of Being Mugged

11/7/2010 9:30am EST
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Veteran actress Joan Collins often wears fake jewels, because she's scared she will be robbed on the streets.

The Dynasty star was left shaken when her friend, billionaire tycoon John Caudwell, was attacked by thieves who broke into his English mansion earlier this week.

Collins is convinced Caudwell was targeted because his wife, Claire Johnson, is often seen wearing pricey pieces of jewelry - and the actress insists on donning imitation jewels instead.

Speaking on The Talk, she says, "I like to wear things that aren't real during the day. I don't believe in going around with lots of je...