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Originally posted 02/06/2016 06:10PM
In an exclusive sneak peek at Saturday's Oprah: Where are They Now?, the transgender trailblazer (also son to Cher and the late Sonny Bono) opens up about a major internal struggle that prevented him from being his best, and most healthy, self.
"I would have never been able to do it before [transitioning]," Bono, 45, tells Oprah Winfrey. "I was too disconnected from my body, and the dysphoria that I had with my body was too much to be able to have cared enough to anything like that."
Caitlyn Jenner Joins with Chaz Bono to Meet with Gender Diverse Kids at Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Originally posted 08/16/2015 09:20AM
Caitlyn Jenner joined with another high-profile face of the transgender community when she recently visited with gender diverse kids at Children's Hospital Los Angeles.
Originally posted 05/19/2015 05:15PM
The woman who was born Cherilyn Sarkisian, but who only needed one of those syllables to become a star, was born May 20, 1946. She turns 69 on Wednesday.
Originally posted 04/28/2015 03:45PM
Cher has never been one to shy away from speaking her mind.
Originally posted 03/06/2015 08:00PM
Like most actors, Chaz Bono draws from his past when trying to bring a character to life.
Originally posted 08/03/2014 07:00AM
If you're a Hollywood star, your childhood friends usually have a limited number of roles available to play. They can be a loyal sidekick, your crew's comical mascot, or maybe the personal assistant who will eventually take you down in a bloodless celebrity coup.
But for a lucky few stars, the people they grew up with became celebrities themselves, with their own fans, their own love interests and their own trending topics.
It must be a welcome surprise. After all, it's lonely at the top, but it's a little less lonely when your childhood friends are there, too.
In honor of International Friendship Day – commonly celebrated on the first Sunday in August – we're rounding up the celeb pairs who have known each other since before they were famous.
Originally posted 12/23/2013 01:45PM
The year 2013 had its ups – but unfortunately it was the downs that generated the most page views on PEOPLE.com.
Originally posted 10/28/2013 08:15PM
No one was more stunned than Cher when she recently found out Dancing with the Stars will pay tribute to her decades-long music career on the Nov. 4 show.
"It's always strange when people do something like this. You're not thinking about those kinds of things," she tells PEOPLE. "It just always takes me by surprise. It just does."
Cher will sing her hit "Believe" and her new song "Closer To The Truth" on the show, as well as serve as a guest judge, but won't be dancing because of a foot injury she sustained years ago. "I am waiting to have an operation," she says. "The doctor got a little crankier and said I have to do it."
Even if she could dance today, you won't find Cher dancing on DWTS as a contestant. "Aren't I old enough now not to be a contestant anymore?" the singer, 67, says. "Haven't I got past the contestant part?"
Originally posted 09/28/2013 04:30PM
How does Cher keep up with her demanding schedule and still manage to look so good at 67?
"I kill myself!" she told PEOPLE at a recent party to promote Closer to the Truth, her 26th solo album, at Tao Downtown, where she caught up with old friends and posed for pictures with some of the many drag queens in attendance.
The singer, who recently went blond, spent a whirlwind week promoting the album in New York City, including a stop by Late Night with David Letterman, and plans to embark on her 49-city Dressed to Kill tour in March, at the age of 67 years young.
"I think I'm some freak of nature," she joked. "I'm starting to believe it myself."
Originally posted 09/22/2013 11:00AM
She's only a week into the competition, but Dancing With the Stars contestant Christina Milian is already feeling the effects of those daily dance rehearsals – she's losing weight.
"I've already lost 7lbs since I started #dwts! Owww!" she Tweeted on Saturday, along with a pic of herself in David Lerner leggings that showcased her slimmer legs and torso.
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