Woman Disfigured By Chimp To Appear In Documentary

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – Charla Nash, who had her face ripped off by a 200-pound chimpanzee in February 2009, has signed a deal to tell her story in a documentary that will likely air on NBC this fall. Nash recently successfully underwent a face transplant, which was documented on the network’s “Today” show. Her […]

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From Oprah to ‘Idol’: Season’s Final Week was Action-Packed

What an action-packed final week for the 2010-11 TV season! And to think: The “week” ended officially on Wednesday, which means the season’s final week was really only four days long. That’s how it always is: The “official” end of the network TV season — set long ago by the broadcast networks, along with Nielsen […]

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Comedians Mark Oprah’s Final Show With Punch Lines

NEW YORK – While many reacted to the final episode of “The Oprah Winfrey Show” with tears and emotion, comedians found punch lines. On “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” Kimmel sang goodbye by performing the song “End of the Road” with R&B group Boyz II Men. David Letterman, whose up-and-down relationship with Winfrey has long been chronicled, […]

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Oprah Winfrey Bows Out With Simplicity, Gratitude

By Matthew Lewis CHICAGO (Reuters) – No guests, no makeovers, no giveaways. Oprah Winfrey kicked off her last-ever original episode of “The Oprah Winfrey Show” by telling a studio audience that the broadcast would be a simple, celebrity-free affair focused on what her audience has meant to her. “You and this show have been the […]

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