'Masked Singer' begets 'Masked Dancer,' set for December
LOS ANGELES – Fox's hit series “The Masked Singer” is getting company with “The Masked Dancer,” a chance for celebrity contestants to show off their moves in disguise. Actor and comedian Craig Robinson ("The Office," “Hot Tub Time Machine”) will host the series, with Ken Jeong, Paula Abdul, Brian Austin Green and Ashley Tisdale as panelists. Filming has begun on the series, which will debut in December, Fox said. “The Masked Singer," based on a South Korean TV show and an instant hit when it debuted in January 2019, has featured T-Pain, Wayne Brady and Kandi Burruss among its winning contestants. Jeong is among the show's panelists.
Paula Abdul on Pride-Fueled Will You Marry Me Video Remake (Exclusive)
Paula Abdul is celebrating Pride Month with a fun revamp of the music video for her '90s song Will You Marry Me. The singer has redone the video using footage of fans getting engaged or married during quarantine. Talking to ETs Keltie Knight, the 58-year-old artist said she hopes the video promotes messages of inclusivity. Inclusion -- it's love is love and I wanted to remind people that you all deserve to be celebrated, and I had the perfect song for that, Abdul said. Every time I watch the video it warms my heart.The video redo comes 18 years after the songs release, as the fifth and final single from her second studio album, 1992s Spellbound. The album also featured fan favorite, Rush Rush.Looking back at the popular song, Abdul recalled how eager she was to meet Hollywood star Keanu Reeves, who guest starred in the music video for the track.
'Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve' performers: See who's ringing in 2020 on ABC
Post MaloneBTSSam HuntAlanis Morissette and the Broadway cast of "Jagged Little Pill"CiaraPaula AbdulKelsea BalleriniBlanco BrownDan + ShayGreen DayDua LipaAva MaxMegan Thee StallionAnthony RamosSalt-N-PepaSHAEDNEW YORK -- Multi-platinum rapper Post Malone will bid farewell to 2019 as the headlining act on "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2020" on ABC, performing just minutes before the ball drops and the new year arrives.This year's show marks the 48th anniversary of America's biggest New Year's Eve celebration. It will feature more than five hours of content from four cities in three time zones across America.Here's the full list of performers and hosts across the United States:Hosts: Ryan Seacrest, Lucy HalePerformers:Performers: Jonas BrothersHost: Billy PorterPerformers: Sheryl Crow and UsherHost: CiaraPerformers:In addition to the musical performances, country singer Jessie James Decker will reveal the first-ever First POWERBALL Millionaire of the Year live on the air, and YouTube will look back at some of the decade's biggest trends on its platform and make a surprise announcement.abc13.com
Paula Abdul, Kelsea Ballerini to perform on 'Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve' on ABC
LOS ANGELES -- If you're looking for good music on New Year's Eve, look no further than "New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest" on ABC.The network on Friday announced its lineup of West Coast performers for the annual New Year's Eve show, which includes Paula Abdul, Kelsea Ballerini, Blanco Brown, Dan + Shay, Green Day, Dua Lipa, Ava Max, Megan Thee Stallion, Anthony Ramos, Salt-N-Pepa and SHAED. West Coast host Ciara will also perform her song "Melanin. "Seacrest and Lucy Hale will host the show from Times Square in New York City in the Eastern time zone, and "Pose" actor Billy Porter will host the Central time zone festivities from New Orleans.abc13.com
Chrissy Teigen honored at Baby2Baby gala
Kate Hudson arrives at the 2019 Baby2Baby Gala on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, in Culver City, Calif. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)CULVER CITY, CA – Chrissy Teigen said she felt honored to receive an award at the Baby2Baby Gala, but her acceptance speech wasn't all about her achievement: "No kid should go hungry. "I feel honored to be honored," Teigen said. Legend praised Teigen for being an advocate for children through Baby2Baby. The nonprofit organization looks for high-profile celebs to highlight their mission of helping provide basic necessities to children living in poverty. Teigen said she and Legend have tried to instill the importance of giving to the less fortunate in their young children, Luna and Miles.
Star Sightings: Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard Surprise Firefighters, Billie Eilish Supports Her Mom
As wildfires rage in California, Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard paid thanks to the first responders putting their lives on the line. Drew Barrymore brought her daughters, Olive and Frankie, to the Sloomoo Institute, a celebration of slime and its ASMR qualities, in New York City. -And Paula Abdul officially opened her new residency, Paula Abdul: Forever Your Girl, at the Flamingo Las Vegas on Oct. 24. Billie Eilish supported her mother, Maggie Baird's, performance at the Groundlings Theatres 45th Anniversary Show in L.A. on Oct. 21. Michael SimonEllie Goulding met up with TheChainsmokers at Vevo's 10-year anniversary party at Penn Plaza in New York City in mid-October.
Country Singer Ned LeDoux's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies After Choking Incident
The country community is mourning a tragic loss. Singer Ned LeDoux announced on Sunday that his 2-year-old daughter, Haven, died after a tragic choking accident earlier this month. "It is with great sadness that Ned & Morgan inform friends and fans that their two year old daughter Haven passed away on October 20th due to a tragic choking accident in the home," the statement on LeDoux's official Facebook page reads. LeDoux, who released his debut album, Sagebrush, in 2017, is the son of country singer-songwriter, Chris LeDoux, who died in 2005 after a battle with cancer. RELATED CONTENT: Granger Smith's 3-Year-Old Son Dies in Drowning Accident Embed Code RestartPaula Abdul's Father Harry Dies a Year After Her MotherCountry Singer Granger Smith's 3-Year-Old Son Dies After 'Tragic Accident'Snoop Dogg's Grandson Dies 10 Days After Birth
Paula Abdul Addresses Keanu Reeves and Simon Cowell Dating Rumors
Paula Abdul is setting the record straight when it comes to her love life. One caller asked if she ever dated 55-year-old Keanu Reeves after the actor starred in the 1991 music video for her hit "Rush Rush." Abdul ended up addressing another longtime dating rumor when a caller asked if she had ever dated her fellow American Idol judge, 60-year-old Simon Cowell. Abdul, Cowell and fellow original American Idol judge Randy Jackson reunited last month for an episode on season one American Idol winner Kelly Clarkson's new talk show, The Kelly Clarkson Show. Although Cowell and Abdul often butted heads on the show, Cowell noted, "Paula actually was a brilliant spotter of talent.
Paula Abdul Reacts to Katy Perry's $25 Million 'American Idol' Salary
Paula Abdul is celebrating Katy Perry's hefty American Idol salary. The 57-year-old singer appeared on Wednesday's episode of Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen and responded to a fan question about Perry's reported $25 million paycheck as a judge on Idol. Abdul previously expressed similar sentiments when ET's Nischelle Turner spoke to her in June 2017. "So I'm a paid woman and I'm ready for a beautiful man," she added at the time, which came just months after she and her now-fiance, Orlando Bloom, called it quits. "Their plan is to have a close friends and family wedding in the fall, but are keeping many of their plans private."
Carrie Underwood Praises Kelly Clarkson's Cover of 'Before He Cheats'
Find out where to watch: https://t.co/SQLlgF29Yjpic.twitter.com/MwLWbx93yA The Kelly Clarkson Show (@KellyClarksonTV) October 2, 2019So what did Underwood think about her pal slaying those high notes and pure girl power attitude? The Texas native opted to cover Underwood just a couple of weeks after having an American Idol reunion with O.G. Adam Torgerson/NBCUniversalIn addition to Underwood, Clarkson has also covered tracks by female powerhouses like Christina Aguilera, Sia and Kelsea Ballerini. "At least give me a good pic if yall are gonna be lying is all Im sayin.'" For more on Clarkson, watch the video below.