Ellen DeGeneres Is Very, Very ‘Special’

BY: Lynn Elber AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES – Ellen DeGeneres is bringing variety back to TV with the help of Kabuki Expert and Flag Man. They’re among the performers in DeGeneres’ fourth variety special for TBS, ‘Ellen’s Somewhat Special Special,’ which taped at the Chicago Theatre on Wednesday for broadcast later this month. “I’m […]

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Fans Lift Carrie Underwood to 2 CMT Awards Wins

BY: Chris Talbott AP Entertainment Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The fans love Carrie Underwood and they proved it again during the CMT Music Awards. The former ‘American Idol‘ champ won Wednesday night’s top honor, video of the year for “Cowboy Casanova,” and CMT performance of the year for “Temporary Home” two months after making history […]

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‘American Idol’ Loses Its Heart Of Glass

Well, after all that preseason hype about this season of ‘American Idol‘ being all about the ladies, the show is exactly where it was a year ago at this time — namely, with a Top Five that’s 80% male, and the probability of a guy taking the title for the third straight year probably even […]

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