The British presenter is nearly two months into his 'Late Late Show' career, and has been bowled over by how well it has gone down with US audiences.
Two months or so into his new career as an American talk show host, James Corden has been talking about settling into the job, coping with the transatlantic move and the reaction to his show, which has been very popular so far.
36 year old Corden made his debut as host of ‘The Late Late Show’ on CBS at the end of March after replacing the retiring Craig Ferguson, and quickly won plaudits for his warm, friendly presenting style. Speaking with Heat magazine, he said he was “gobsmacked” by the response from audiences.
James Corden with wife Julia Carey
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Katie Couric just pranked James Corden so hard you almost felt sorry for the 'Late Late Show' host.
You couldn’t trust anybody yesterday, in real life or online, as the constant worry of being the victim of an April Fools Day prank weighed heavy on all of us. But by the time James Corden got around to filming the ‘Late Late Show’ on Wednesday evening, he must have thought the time for pranking had long past. But little did he know guest Katie Couric had one epic prank up her sleeve.
Katie Couric pulled the best April Fools' prank on James Corden
As Corden welcomed Couric to the stage the Yahoo Global News Anchor appeared at the top of the stairs but seemed to be having a problem with her shoe. As she took her first step, Couric immediately appeared to tumble right down the stairs leaving the audience in stunned silence.
Katie Couric - Shots of a host of stars as they arrived and took to the red carpet for a Special screening of 'Mad Men' which was held at The Museum of Modern Art in New York City, New York, United States - Monday 23rd March 2015
The 58-year-old news anchor will not heading back to the television news network where she previously worked from 1989 until 2006.
In the midst of ongoing rumours that claim Katie Couric is set for a return back to NBC, where she worked from 1989 until 2006, there has now been confirmation that the former 'Today' show host is not heading back to the network.
Couric is not heading back to NBC
It was heavily reported that Couric was eyeing a return to NBC after her former boss and mentor Andrew Lack, who helped her become a TV star on 'Today', was rehired as the chairman of NBC News and MSNBC, which he previously ran for eight years until 2001.
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Katie Couric and Diane Sawyer were apparently tirelessly competing for "gets" during their time on 'Today' and 'Good Morning America'.
You probably haven't heard of Sheila Weller's gossipy chronicle of women in television The News Sorority, but just wait. You just wait. The galleys for the new tell-all book - released in September - have been doing the rounds in the entertainment business and it ain't pretty.
In the book, Diane Sawyer comes across as a workaholic who uses her sex appeal and charm to her advantage. In one section of the book, Weller alleges that Sawyer and Katie Couric competed tirelessly for "gets" when they hosted rival morning shows Today and Good Morning America.
Continue reading: Katie Couric and Diane Sawyer's Rivalry. Oh, You Didn't Know?
Sofia Vergara has brushed off criticism about a "sexist" and "offensive" stunt at the Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday (25th August). She was filmed standing on a podium which has led many to claim she was promoting the objectification of women. However, Vergara believes her pedestal appearance was quite the opposite.
Nothing ever seems to get Sofia Vergara down, and really why would it? She decided her boyfriend was "too hot" to escort her to the Primetime Emmy Awards; Modern Family in which she stars received yet another Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series; and she appears to have had an incredible time at the after parties. So when a number of commentators claimed her stunt at the Emmys was "sexist" and "offensive", Vergara brushed the criticism off with her usual confidence.
Sofia Vergara's stunt at the Primetime Emmy Awards has been called "sexist" by some commentators.
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This year's Stand Up To Cancer telethon has begun accepting donations ahead of its live showing on September 5th.
Stand Up To Cancer aims to reiterate the point that everyone is connected and everyone can be affected by cancer with their every-two-year telethon which this year features a stellar celebrity line-up including Pierce Brosnan, Ben Stiller and Jennifer Aniston.
Last year, Pierce Brosnon lost his daughter, Charlotte, to Ovarian Cancer
"Simply put, Stand Up To Cancer's goal is to end cancer's reign as a leading cause of death by raising funds to accelerate research that will help transform cancer from a disease that takes far too many lives to one people survive" states the Stand Up To Cancer website. In a bid to remind people that one out of every two men and one out of every three women will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime, the campaign has been running since 2008 with various famous faces offering their own experiences of the disease and support of the cause.
Continue reading: Stand Up To Cancer Reveals Its Incredible Celebrity Line-Up
The news anchor married fiancee John in the Hampton’s this past weekend.
Congratulations are in order for news anchor Katie Couric who married fiancee John Molner in a intimate, romantic Hamptons ceremony over the weekend. The couple, who have been engaged for 10 months married in front of friends and family, including Couric's two daughters, Ellie and Carrie. Of course thanks to her lengthily broadcasting career, Katie’s one of the most famous women in America, but her new husband John may have to start getting used to the limelight. Come to think of it, what do we actually know about John Molner?
Katie Couric, now Mrs John Molner
He may have made headline news this weekend after marrying ‘America’s sweetheart’, but little is known about the new Mr Katie Couric. The 50 year financier may not be a household name like his wife, but that doesn’t mean he’s not also very successful in his own right. We can imagine that some men might have found themselves intimidated by a woman as successful as Couric, but for Molner it didn't seem to pose a problem. A high flyer in the financial world, Molner is currently head of mergers and acquisitions at Brown Brothers Harriman, a New York-based investment bank and securities firm. Yes it might not sound as glamorous as delivering the news to millions all over the world everyday, but Molner himself is actually quite a catch.
Continue reading: Who Is Katie Couric’s New Husband John Molner?
Read up on some of the lovely deets of Couric's wedding.
Katie Couric’s ten-month engagement came to an end with a beautiful, intimate wedding in East Hampton, New York on Saturday, June 21st. The Yahoo Global Anchor married financier John Molner in the presence of their friends, family and children.
The couple got engaged in September 2013 after two years of dating.
This past weekend, the 57 year-old reporter tied the knot in the back yard of her East Hamptons, New York, home.
Katie Couric is a married women!
The 57 year-old tied the knot with financier John Molner on Saturday (June 21st) in East Hamptons, New York.
The ceremony took place in the back garden of Couric's lavishing home in front of 50 friends and family.
The happy couple celebrated their love with an intimate summer wedding in the Hamptons.
Congratulations to the newly married Molners. Or would that be Courics? Katie Couric just wed her fiancé, financier John Molner after a ten-month engagement. The wedding took place in the popular New York resort The Hamptons on Saturday, June 21.
Congratulations, Katie Couric and John Molner!
Couric wore a beaded, Chantilly lace Carmen Mac Valvo gown, according to E!News’ detailed recap of the event. The Yahoo Global Anchor and her new husband were married by the couple's friend, John Ellis, in the presence of a select few friends and family. The list reportedly included Couric's daughters Ellie Monahan, 22, and Carrie Monahan, 18; Molner's children, Allie and Henry Molner, as well as the groom's nieces and nephews, who served as ring bearers and flower girls, the rep said.
Date of birth
7th January, 1957