Earlier this week, Jodi Arias was convicted of first degree murder in the death of her former boyfriend Travis Alexander. The shocking case of a love affair gone terrible wrong, has developed an almost OJ and Nicole type fascination among cable news outlets and on social media.
On Thursday's episode of The View, Whoopi Goldberg got fired up when talking about the type of punishment Arias deserves. Watch the clip after the jump!
The majority of daytime talk's biggest names (Ellen DeGeneres and Kelly Ripa to name a few!) have skipped out on the Daytime Emmy Awards in recent years. Could that be changing this year? TV Guide Magazine's Michael Logan posed the question to Scot Safon, executive vice-president and general manager of HLN, which will air the kudocast on June 16. Said Safon:
"We are outreaching as aggressively as possible to all the nominees," Safon says. "We want them to know this year is important. The themes that will rock this show are themes they will be proud to be associated with. To be in that room as part of the daytime community will be an incredible opportunity. The show is not just an announcement of winners. It's a celebration people are going to remember for a long time to come." READ MORE
Comedienne Sherri Shepherd finds plenty to laugh about on The View, but one thing she's deadly serious about is diabetes. In her new book, Plan D: How to Lose Weight and Beat Diabetes (Even if You Don't Have It), Shepherd details her three-step plan for conquering the disease that ultmately claimed her mother's life. READ MORE
What the h-e-double-hockey-sticks is going on at ABC Daytime's once insurmountable chatfest The View? First Joy Behar announces her departure; now US Weekly is reporting Elisabeth Hasselbeck has been fired for being "too extreme and right wing". From the article:
"The viewers they polled all said she was too extreme and right wing," the insider tells Us. "People did not watch the show because of Elisabeth. So they told her yesterday her contract would not be renewed."
The Oscars are Hollywood’s biggest night and always bring out the best and worst in red carpet fashion. Everyone from Kelly Ripa to Queen Latifah walked the red carpet at the 85th Annual Academy Awards. The night’s big winners, Jennifer Lawrence and Anne Hathaway (pictured above) looked glamorous as they posed for photos together in the press room. See more Oscar red carpet photos after the jump!
Barbara Walters used the Friends, Family and Ailing Co-Hosts Plan to call in to The View on Wednesday. The veteran journalist has been missing from the program since suffering an injury during Inauguration Weekend.
Walters reportedly fell and hit her head as the result of a fever brought on by chicken pox! Watch a clip of her calling in to chat with Whoopi, Joy, Elisabeth, Sherri and guest co-host Kris Jenner after the jump!