Wednesday, June 1, 2011

NEWS: Daytime Emmys, Jane Lynch, Jessica Szohr, THE EVENT

Daytime Emmy Awards Get Ready to Roll
This year's show has booked such Sin City faves as Marie Osmond, Gladys Knight, Penn and Teller, Criss Angel and the Cirque du Soleil hit Viva Elvis. Wayne Brady, an Outstanding Game Show Host nominee this year for LET'S MAKE A DEAL, will emcee the awards and conduct a gospel choir of surprise celebrities.

The list of presenters includes Anderson Cooper, Carol Burnett, Marlee Matlin, Dr. Mehmet Oz, Nate Berkus, Rachael Ray, Dr. Travis Stork, Vanna White, Peter Marshall, Jillian Michaels, Kelly Monaco, Kimberly McCullough, Genie Francis, Galen Gering, Nadia Bjorlin, Darnell Williams, Debbi Morgan, Katherine Kelly Lang and Brandon Beemer.

Jane Lynch skewers News Corp on stage at a News Corp conference
The GLEE News Corp employee mocked Fox News and its employees Sarah Palin and Glenn Beck.

THE EVENT may live on as a Syfy miniseries
Both are NBC Universal properties, which bodes well for the canceled NBC series.

Jessica Szohr on Leaving GOSSIP GIRL: "I'm Ready for a Change"
"When I started the fourth season, I kind of had a talk with the producers," she said. "We didn't know what we were going to do with the characters. After playing someone for four years, it can be a little repetitive. So I was ready for a change."

New TRUE BLOOD Billboard / Plus Watch The First 3 Minutes Of Episode One
The first three minutes of TRUE BLOOD Season 4 made their way to the internet.


  1. I always liked Wayne Brady, don't get me wrong on this, but as a Guiding Light viewer for 20 years.... Having him host the daytime emmys is kind of like rubbing salt in the wounds. I'm still bitter. I'm glad the event is finding a new home though! Now if we can just get a home for the soaps we are losing=( Seems cable is the way to go though!

  2. Not many soap stars presenting. ...