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And Now, Here Are Your Nominees for the 2015 Teen Choice Awards

The final announcement for the 2015 Teen Choice Awards has been made, as well as the hosts for this year’s show: Ludacris, Gina Rodriguez and Josh Peck.

Kaitlyn Laurie / July 31, 2015

34 Stars Who’ve Played the President of the United States



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In honor of President’s Day today (Feb. 16, 2015), Celebuzz is taking a look at all the famous faces that have portrayed…

Peggy Truong / February 16, 2015

All the Fabulousness From the 2014 Pre-Emmy Awards Gifting Suites

During award show season, one of the perks of being a celebrity is that you are invited to a number of gifting suites and luxury lounges.

Celebuzz got the opportunity to attend some of these suites and lounges so here are some of the highlights.

Michael Prieve / August 26, 2014

Hollywood is Sending Its Love to Tracy Morgan via Twitter

As Tracy Morgan begins recovering from Saturday mornings horrific six-car accident, members of the Hollywood community have already begun sending their love his way the only way they know how….Twitter.

Jason Marshall / June 7, 2014

Beyonce Shows Solidarity With Solange, As ‘SNL’ Mocks Elevator Fight Video

If you haven’t guessed it by now, Beyonce really wants you to get over the whole Solange and Jay Z elevator video leak.

Beyonce posted a photo to Instagram featuring herself with Solange’s arm around her, along with the caption, “New Orleans May17th 2014.”…

Michael Prieve / May 18, 2014

Jay Pharoah Addresses SNL’s Diversity Problem

Since Maya Rudolph left Saturday Night Live’s cast in 2007, the show has not had a black woman in its cast. In fact, Kenan Thompson and Jay Pharoah remain the show’s only black actors, even with six new comedians, all of whom are white, on the show this year. Speaking with The Grio, Pharoah spoke…

Robert Kessler / October 4, 2013

‘SNL’ Recap: Sorry Tina Fey, Aaron Paul is All We Can Talk About from the Season 39 Opener

Saturday Night Live kicked off its 39th season with two very familiar faces: host Tina Fey. And the wonderful Aaron Paul.

During Saturday’s cold open, which began with Jay Pharoah as President Barack Obama talking to the public about Obamacare, a friend from New Mexico dropped by to share his story.

Peggy Truong / September 29, 2013

Radio Personality Kidd Kraddick Dead at 53

The music world is mourning the loss of beloved radio and TV host David “Kidd” Kraddick, who died suddenly at a charity event on Saturday in New Orleans. He was 53.
Kraddick, the longtime Texas-based host of “Kidd Kraddick in the Morning,” which airs on more than 100 markets across the nation, was in tow…

Peggy Truong / July 28, 2013

Kenan Thompson May Be Leaving ‘Saturday Night Live’ for His Own Sitcom

Kenan Thompson leaving NBC’s Saturday Night Live? Oo-wee, what’s up with that?

According to TV Guide, the veteran SNL star is developing a sitcom to star in, a multi-generational family comedy about a man who moves in with his in-laws, that would take him away from the sketch comedy show where he’s bee…

Gary Susman / November 20, 2012

Election 2012: A History of ‘Saturday Night Live’ Presidents (GALLERY)

As Barack Obama and Mitt Romney gear up for Tuesday’s big election day, Celebuzz is taking a trip down political memory lane — by way of Saturday Night Live.

This September, when SNL kicked off its 38th season, President Obama had a new “face.” After four seasons of long pauses and hand gestures,…

Peggy Truong / November 3, 2012

Election 2012: 26 Celebrities Who’ve Played the President On-Screen (GALLERY)

The U.S. presidential election may be just weeks away, but 2012 is all about former president Abraham Lincoln.

The American icon is the subject of two movies being released this year: the alternate-universe, action flick Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, and Steven Spielberg’s biopic Lincoln.

From Daniel Day-Lewis to Benjamin Walker, many…

Celebuzz / October 25, 2012

‘Saturday Night Live’ Recap: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Does ‘Magic Mike,’ Mumford & Sons Perform New Songs (VIDEOS)

Joseph Gordon-Levitt put on quite the show as host of this week’s Saturday Night Live.

The 31-year-old got down to business right away, stripping down to first a vest, then a bare chest, for a recreation of his “favorite part of Magic Mike,” which was also his “favorite superhero movie of the summer.”…

Peggy Truong / September 23, 2012

‘Saturday Night Live’ Recap: Seth MacFarlane Channels Ryan Lochte, ‘Gangnam Style’ Mania Continues (VIDEOS)

Seth MacFarlane can do a lot of voices. So it only made sense that for his opening monologue on Saturday Night Live’s season premiere, the 38-year-old paid homage to his famous talent.

About halfway through his monologue, MacFarlane transitioned into a song that was about, well, how his head is “filled with voices”…

Peggy Truong / September 16, 2012

YouTube Stars Who Made it Big (PHOTOS)

People no longer wait around to be “discovered” by some Hollywood type, but rather put it all out there on YouTube for the world to see.

The proof is in the talent. There is perhaps no bigger star in the world than Justin Bieber, who was famously found on the video sharing site.

Wes Ferguson / October 10, 2011

Katy Perry, Amy Poehler Kicking Off ‘SNL’ Season

What do Katy Perry and Amy Poehler have in common?
NBC announced today that both funny, colorful ladies will help kick off the 36th season of Saturday Night Live — with former castmate and current Parks and Recreation star Amy serving as host and “Teenage Dream” singer Katy as musical guest on the September 25th…

/ September 7, 2010