Posts tagged "Meredith Vieira"

Sarah Hyland Opens Up About Abusive Relationship With Matt Prokop

Sarah Hyland has been keeping quiet about her breakup with Matt Prokop -- until now. The Modern Family star, who was recently granted a three-year restraining order against her ex after he threatened to harm the actress and her dog, is opening up about her…
By: Gabrielle Chung / October 28, 2014

Watch: Mindy Kaling Reveals She Almost Played Maya Rudolph’s Character in ‘Bridesmaids’

Can you imagine Mindy Kaling as "Lillian" in Bridesmaids? That actually sounds amazing! But, Maya Rudolph got the part instead, and she did nail that role. Tough casting choice! Unfortunately for a lot of actors, that's often the case. Two people can be perfect for a role, but only…
By: Jess Cohen / September 15, 2014

‘True Blood’ Promotes Robert Patrick to Series Regular; ‘Happy Endings’ Nabs RuPaul for Guest Role

ABC’s Happy Endings is bringing in RuPaul for a guest spot on an upcoming episode. The fabulous host of Logo's RuPaul’s Drag Race will play Max’s new hairdresser. The episode is set to air in early-2013. [TVLine] Last Resort’s Robert Patrick has a new (old) role. The Terminator 2 actor is returning to HBO’…
By: Lauren DiMascio / December 10, 2012

Former ‘Today’ Host Meredith Vieira Says Ryan Seacrest ‘Should Be More Scared’ of Matt Lauer (VIDEO)

Now that Ryan Seacrest has officially joined the Today show, should Matt Lauer still be worried that the American Idol host is after his job? Heck no, says Lauer's former right-hand woman, Meredith Vieira. "I think Ryan is very respectful of Mr. Lauer," Vieira told Celebuzz this week while promoting the…
By: Aaron Couch / August 23, 2012

Former ‘Today’ Show Host Meredith Vieira: Ann Curry ‘Will Be Fine’

Although Ann Curry tearfully ended her 15-year run with Today in June, she needn't worry about her future in television -- so says the woman whom Curry replaced, Meredith Vieira. "Ann will be fine," Vieira, 58, told Celebuzz Monday while promoting the upcoming season of Who Wants to Be A Millionaire.
By: / August 20, 2012

‘TODAY’ Channels Royal Wedding for Halloween Special & Meredith Vieira Returns! (PHOTOS)

Keeping the tradition alive, the TODAY show went all out for this year's big Halloween themed bash. Rockefeller Plaza was transformed into Westminster Abbey. Matt Lauer and Ann Curry worked it as Prince William and Kate Middleton, while Natalie Morales and Al Roker played their best Pippa and…
By: / October 31, 2011

Meredith Vieira Has a Tearful Goodbye on ‘Today’ (VIDEO)

This morning was Meredith Vieira's final day on NBC's TODAY -- as her five year tenure as co-host alongside Matt Lauer came to an end. TODAY paid tribute to Vieira throughout the show, starting with a montage of her best moments. Plus, there were plenty of surprises, which included a special performance by songwriting legend…
By: / June 8, 2011

‘Today’ Goes Gaga for Halloween (PHOTOS)

The Today show went Hollywood for its annual Halloween costume bonanza on Friday, with Meredith Vieira hamming it up in Lady Gaga's electric pink Grammy dress and a hoodie-wearing Natalie Morales busting out her best Justin Bieber. Guests Will Ferrell and Tina Fey popped up in character from their new…
By: / October 29, 2010

Billy Ray’s Two Cents on ‘Vanity Fair’ Pics

Now that the chatter about the Miley Cyrus Vanity Fair pictures has, well, completely died down, Billy Ray Cyrus reopened the whole can of worms on Today with Meredith Vieira. Billy Ray was on the show to promote Nashville Star, and it looks like he succeeded.The "Achy Breaky Heart" crooner used his homespun logic to…
By: Celebuzz / June 17, 2008

David Cook’s Cougar Connection

Meredith Vieira nearly lost her ever-loving mind when 25-year-old American Idol winner David Cook showed up to the Today show Thursday. The 54-year-old host gushed over Cook, while remarking on the proliferation of older female fans who have become enamored of the young singer.Vieira excitedly addressed both David and the crowd. "A lot…
By: Celebuzz / May 29, 2008

Fergie Is Inappropriate

Fergie painted some pants on and one-hand-cartwheeled her skank onto The Today Show this morning, performing hits "Clumsy," "Big Girls Don't Cry" and Heart's "Barracuda." And Meredith Vieira was wise to quickly get herself out of the way before any bodily fluids got on her.
By: Celebuzz / May 20, 2008