‘Here Comes Honey Boo Boo’ Has Been Canceled October 24, 2014
“Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” has been canceled.
The decision comes on the heels of a TMZ report that show matriarch Mama June, or June Shannon, is dating a convicted child molester.
“TLC has cancelled the series ‘Here Comes Honey Boo Boo’ and ended all activities around the series, effective immediately,” a spokesperson for the network told ABC News in a statement. “Supporting the health and welfare of these remarkable children is our only priority. TLC is faithfully committed to the children’s ongoing comfort and well-being.”
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Watch Zach Galifianakis Ask Brad Pitt If He’s Seen ‘Friends’ October 24, 2014
Zach Galifianakis tends to give his guests a hard time when they appear on his comedic online show “Between Two Ferns.”
This time, he rendered Brad Pitt speechless.
“Tell me what it was like, the first time you laid eyes on Angelina. Was it like what one of those classical love stories like when Ross met Rachel?” he asked, referring to Pitt’s ex wife, Jennifer Aniston’s character on “Friends.” “You know that show, ‘Friends’? Have you seen it?”
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With that, he played the show’s theme song.
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‘What’s Happening!’ Star Danielle Spencer Diagnosed with Breast Cancer October 24, 2014
Danielle Spencer, who played the bratty little sister Dee on the 1970s sitcom, “What’s Happening!!” revealed that she was recently diagnosed with breast cancer.
Speaking out for Breast Cancer Awareness month, Spencer, 49, who is now a veterinarian, told BlackAmericaWeb that her diagnosis last month took her by surprise.
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“With everything that I’ve been through with the spinal cord injury, I said I know God is not going to give me another affliction,” she said, referring to a 1977 car accident, during the sitcom’s ... Read more
Actress Elizabeth Peña’s Death Tied to Alcohol Use October 24, 2014
Actress Elizabeth Peña died of cardiopulmonary arrest, with complications related to alcohol abuse as a contributing cause, according to her death certificate.
Peña suffered from “cirrhosis of the liver due to alcohol,” according to the death certificate obtained by TMZ and verified by the Los Angeles Department of Public Health’s Office of Vital Statistics.
Peña had cirrhosis for “months” before her death, according to her document.
Also contributing to Peña’s immediate cause of death, “cardiopulmonary arrest,” were “acute gastrointestinal bleeding” and “cardiogenic shock,” both listed on the death certificate as conditions she had for hours before her death.
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Keanu Reeves Shares Real-Life Ghost Story October 24, 2014
Just in time for Halloween, actor Keanu Reeves shared a real-life encounter he once had with a ghost.
During an appearance on Wednesday night’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” Reeves answered a series of random questions from the late night host, including whether he’d ever seen a ghost.
“Yeah, when I was a kid,” the 50-year-old “Matrix” actor replied. “It was in New York. It was cool. So I’m like a little kid. I’m probably like 6, 7 years old, in a new apartment. … We’d come from Australia. Renata, nanny, was in the bedroom. … There was a doorway and, all of a ... Read more
Police Deny Wrongdoing in Treatment of Misty Upham Before Her Death October 24, 2014
Police in Auburn, Wash., say they did nothing wrong in dealing with now-deceased actress Misty Upham in the days and weeks leading up to her death.
The Native American actress, who appeared in “August: Osage County,” “Frozen River” and “Django Unchained,” was found dead in Auburn, a suburb of Seattle, on Oct. 16, more than a week after her family reported her missing.
Since her death, the family has criticized the Auburn Police Department for its handling of Upham and said the department bears some responsibility for her death.
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‘Django Unchained’ Actress Daniele Watts Charged With Lewd Conduct October 22, 2014
￼￼￼Django Unchained” actress Daniele Watts and her boyfriend have been charged with lewd conduct stemming from an incident last month when the couple was found in a parked car having a romantic encounter.
The Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office filed the misdemeanor charge today against Watts and her companion, celebrity chef Brian Lucas. The charge carries a maximum sentence of six months in the county jail and a $1,000 fine.
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Reps for Watts did not respond immediately to ABC News’ request for comment.
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Kat Dennings Reveals How She Met Her New Boyfriend, Josh Groban October 22, 2014
Beth Behrs, the star of “2 Broke Girls,” can add one more title to her name: matchmaker.
Behrs was responsible for setting up her co-star Kat Dennings, 28, with her new boyfriend, singer Josh Groban.
Dennings revealed that Behrs was behind the match on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” today.
“Yeah, she’s always talked about how great he is,” she explained. “They’ve been friends for years. And she thought we were both, you know, nerds. So there, she was right.”
Before the pair met, Dennings said she would sometimes correspond with the 33-year-old singer on Twitter.
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Keira Knightley Reveals What Her Teenage Years Were Really Like October 22, 2014
Far from the exciting life she leads now as a Hollywood movie star, Keira Knightley confessed that her teenage years were actually quite “boring.”
“I didn’t get into any trouble,” she told her co-star Sam Rockwell when the pair filmed a game of 20 questions to publicize their new film “Laggies.” “That’s the most boring thing in the entire world.”
While describing herself as “neurotic” at age 16, Knightley, 29, admitted that she didn’t cut a single class.
“I was absolutely a goody two-shoes,” she said.
To which, Rockwell, 45, a self-professed teen “dweeb, geek,” cracked, “I was barely in school.”
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Matthew McConaughey on Marriage, the ‘McConaissance’ and More October 22, 2014
When Matthew McConaughey opens his mouth, there’s always a few a surprises.
The 44-year-old Oscar winner lives up to his reputation in a new interview with GQ’s November issue, where he touched on a wide range of subjects from his marriage to his career to keeping a diary.
Here were a few of the highlights:
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On Marriage to Model Camila Alves:
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