HBO’s Woody Harrelson, Matthew McConaughey Drama Casts Michelle Monaghan

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey’s upcoming HBO crime series “True Detective” has added Michelle Monaghan to its cast, multiple sources told TheWrap on Monday. Monaghan, whose credits include starring roles in the thrillers “Eagle Eye” and “Source Code,” will play Maggie Hart, the wife of Harrelson’s Martin Hart character. Her character […]

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Hulk Hogan Sues Clinic For Unnecessary Surgeries

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Wrestler Hulk Hogan has filed a lawsuit against the Tampa-based Laser Spine Institute, saying the clinic did unnecessary surgeries that damaged his career. The Tampa Bay Times reports that Hogan filed the lawsuit Monday. He filed under his real name, which is Terry Bollea. It seeks damages of $50 million. In […]

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Report: Armstrong Admits to Oprah That He Doped

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lance Armstrong confessed to Oprah Winfrey during an interview Monday that he used performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the interview is to be broadcast Thursday on Winfrey’s network. Armstrong was […]

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PBS CEO Says Elmo Bigger Than His Puppeteer

NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – PBS CEO Paula Kerger says “Sesame Street” will weather the scandal over Elmo puppeter Kevin Clash because “the character of Elmo is larger than any one individual.” She also said a new puppeteer may not be named because several puppeteers are able to work with the beloved “Sesame Street” character. Clash […]

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Obama’s 2nd Inauguration Smaller, Yet Still Grand

By Nedra Pickler, AP, WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s second inauguration is shaping up as a high-energy celebration smaller than his first milestone swearing-in, yet still designed to mark his unprecedented role in American history with plenty of eye-catching glamour. A long list of celebrity performers will give the once-every-four years right of democratic passage the […]

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