Posts tagged "Gabby Douglas"

Celebrities Swarm MetLife Stadium for Super Bowl XLVIII

From A-list actors to Grammy winning recording artists, Super Bowl is known to attract some of Hollywood’s biggest stars.

Despite the Seahawks outrageous 35 point defeat over the Broncos, Sunday’s big game proved to be chalk full of fun-loving, beer-drinking, and loud-cheering celebrities. Seattle native, Macklemore, was among the list of famous fa…

By: Becca Verstraete / February 3, 2014

Racism Backlash: E! Uses Monkey And Olympian Gabby Douglas To Predict Oscar Winners

The E! television network catapulted itself to the centre of a race storm before Sunday’s 85th Academy Awards after broadcasting a game featuring Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas and a monkey predicting who will win an Oscar statuette.

The backlash was swift, with one angry viewer joking online that “someone on E! dropped…

By: Dylan Howard / February 24, 2013

‘Vampire Diaries’ Behind-The-Scenes: Gabby Douglas Makes a Visit to Mystic Falls (PHOTOS)

Thursday’s episode of The CW’s The Vampire Diaries features a return to one of our favorite events in Mystic Falls and a very special guest star.

Women’s Gymnastics All-Around Gold Medal Olympian Gabby Douglas will be popping up in Mystic Falls on Thursday’s episode as Elena (Nina Dobrev), Damon (Ian Somerhalder), Caroline (Candice

By: Lauren DiMascio / November 29, 2012

American Music Awards Ratings Down; One Direction Among Barbara Walters’ Most Fascinating People

The American Music Awards hit an all-time low in the ratings Sunday night with a 21 percent drop from last year and only 9.5 million viewers. As per usual, NBC’s Sunday Night Football helped the peacock network win the night with 15.8 million viewers. NFL overrun contributed to approximate numbers for CBS, but gave the…

By: Lauren DiMascio / November 19, 2012

‘Vampire Diaries’ Stars Ian Somerhalder, Nina Dobrev Snap On-Set Pics With Olympian Gabby Douglas (PHOTOS)

Sometimes winning an Olympic Gold Medal not only gets you the pride and respect of your entire country, but also gets you a guest spot on your favorite TV show.

For USA Gymnast and Olympic Women’s All-Around gold medalist, Gabby Douglas, that show would be the CW’s The Vampire Diaries.

Douglas,…

By: Lauren DiMascio / September 19, 2012

TV Buzz: Bravo Announces ‘Top Chef: Seattle’ Contestants; ‘The Mindy Project’ Bringing Mobile Makeovers to a City Near You

Bravo’s Top Chef is back for Season 10 with chefs from around the country looking to please the appetites of the judges. Chefs Emeril Lagasse and Wolfgang Puck will join returning judges Tom ColicchioPadma Lakshmi, Hugh Acheson, and Gail Simmons. This season, filmed in Seattle, will feature chefs whose hometowns range from Brazil to Japan to South Africa.  [Bravo]

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By: Lauren DiMascio / September 19, 2012

Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas’ Post-Games Life: Oprah, a Driver’s License and Movie Star Dreams, Reveals Her Grandfather (EXCLUSIVE)

Forget the the Games of the XXXI Olympia in 2016, gymnastics gold medallist Gabby Douglas has more practical things to get in shape first — her driver’s license.

“She’s not even thinking about getting a car yet, but she wants to get her driver’s license,” Theodore Hawkins, Douglas’ grandfather, told Celebuzz in an exclusive interview.

Known as “The…

By: Andrea Simpson / August 22, 2012

‘The Colbert Report’ Hires New Interns: Team USA Gymnastics’ ‘Fierce Five’ (VIDEO)

In every office a good intern is essential. So since Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report’s summer interns are leaving, Stephen Colbert had to find some above average replacements on Wednesday night.

Enter the “Fierce Five,” fresh off “some kind of study abroad program in London” where they learned a lot about the Olympic…

By: Lauren DiMascio / August 16, 2012

Gabby Douglas, Michelle Obama Talk Fast Food With Jay Leno on ‘The Tonight Show’ (VIDEO)

Gabby Douglas may be an Olympian, but she’s also a 16-year-old girl who occasionally has a craving for fast food.

“After the competition, I splurged on an Egg McMuffin at McDonald’s,” Douglas excitedly admitted to Jay Leno on Monday night’s “Tonight.” The late night host may have been surprised by Douglas’ answer, but…

By: Crystal Bell / August 14, 2012

Olympics 2012: Gabby Douglas Wins Gold in Women’s Gymnastics All-Around

Gabrielle Douglas continued Team USA’s hot-streak in women’s gymnastics on Thursday by winning an Olympic Gold medal in the Individual All-Around.

Douglas, who just two days ago helped the United States triumph in the team competition, was stunning throughout Thursday’s competition, ending her Gold-medal run with a solid 62.232 points.

Finishing…

By: / August 2, 2012