Author Archive | David Onda

Rob Schneider’s State Farm Commercials Yanked over Vaccination Stance

State Farm insurance has yanked ads featuring comedian and “Saturday Night Live” alum Rob Schneider from rotation over his views on mandatory childhood vaccinations. The 50-year-old star has been outspoken in his belief that vaccinations can be harmful to children, and even lobbied against a 2012 California bill that now requires parents to obtain a […]

Report: Joan Rivers’ Doctor Took ‘Selfie’ Before Deadly Procedure

It may be the most shocking twist yet in the case of Joan Rivers’ death: The comedian’s personal doctor allegedly took a “selfie” while she was under anesthesia. According to a CNN report, a staff member at the Yorkville Endoscopy clinic – where Rivers was scheduled to undergo a routine procedure on August 29 – […]

Clinic Denies Doctor Performed Surprise Biopsy on Joan Rivers

The mystery into the death of legendary comedian Joan Rivers continues. On Tuesday, the New York Daily News reported that the 81-year-old “Fashion Police” host arrived at the Yorkville Endoscopy clinic for a routine procedure with her own personal physician in tow. When the clinic doctor noticed “something” on Rivers’ vocal cords during the endoscopy, […]

Report: Julianne Hough to Make ‘DWTS’ Return as Judge

Julianne Hough is headed back to where it all started. According to a TMZ report, the former “Dancing with the Stars” pro will return to the hit ABC series as a judge for the upcoming 19th season. Barring a snag in negotiations, Hough would join existing judges Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli as a […]

Report: New ‘View’ Panel Clashes During Explosive Test Show

Sherri Shepherd and Jenny McCarthy won’t make their final appearance on “The View” until Monday, but the ABC talk series is already moving ahead without them… and it’s not going well. According to a TMZ report, the network recently taped a test show to gauge the chemistry between Whoopi Goldberg, returning co-host Rosie O’Donnell and […]

Drew Barrymore’s Half-Sister Found Dead at 47

Drew Barrymore’s paternal half-sister Jessica Barrymore was found dead in her parked car outside of San Diego on Tuesday morning. According to reports, the 47-year-old woman – who is the daughter of actor John Drew Barrymore and his third wife Nina Wayne – was discovered by a neighbor who was attempting to leave for work, […]

Phil Collins Comes Out of Retirement for Middle School Show

Phil Collins has not performed a live show since 2010, but the Genesis frontman recently returned to the stage… to perform with a middle school band. The 63-year-old singer, who announced his retirement due to health issues in 2011, made a surprise appearance at the Miami Country Day School’s spring music concert, where he performed […]

Thicke to Beg Wife for Forgiveness at Billboard Awards?

Singer Robin Thicke is reportedly taking his plea for wedded forgiveness to primetime television. Thicke and actress Paula Patton announced their separation in late February, but according to a TMZ report, the “Blurred Lines” crooner has penned a song especially for his estranged wife, and plans to debut it Sunday night at the Billboard Music […]