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No Kidding! Joel McHale Named Top Entertainer for White House Correspondents' Dinner Host

Joel McHale Named Entertainer for White House Correspondents' Dinner

Originally posted 02/14/2014 11:40AM

Something tells us this year's White House Correspondents' Association Dinner will be particularly entertaining.

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It's Joel McHale's Birthday: Here Are 5 Reasons We Love Him

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UpdatePosted 11/20/2013 07:00PM

It's Joel McHale's Birthday: Here Are 5 Reasons We Love Him

Originally posted 11/20/2013 11:00AM

It's Joel McHale's birthday Wednesday, and we'd like to take this opportunity to wish the star of The Soup and Community a very happy 42nd!

Here are five reasons we love him.

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'My Heart Is Broken' & More of Hollywood's Reactions to Cory Monteith's Death | Cory Monteith, Taylor Swift

UpdatePosted 07/14/2013 10:00AM

Cory Monteith's Death Shocks Hollywood

Originally posted 07/14/2013 03:20AM

Hollywood was left stunned Saturday at the news that 31-year-old Glee star Cory Monteith was found dead in a Vancouver hotel room.

"Speechless," Taylor Swift Tweeted. "And for the worst reason."

Glee's executives producers released a joint statement: “We are deeply saddened by this tragic news. Cory was an exceptional talent and an even more exceptional person. He was a true joy to work with and we will all miss him tremendously. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and loved ones."

Here's how Hollywood paid tribute to Monteith on social media:

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Whoa! See Joe Manganiello's 'Beer Gut'

Joe Manganiello Shows Off His Beer Gut

Originally posted 06/22/2012 11:15AM

Joe Manganiello bares all for his role as a stripper in Magic Mike, opening next Friday. But even now that filming has ended, he's still not shy about stripping down – sort of.

Manganiello, 35, appeared on The Soup this week, donning a prosthetic beer gut.

"That's right, ladies," the True Blood star deadpanned. "Soak it in. The six-pack is here."

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Jon Hamm Cozies Up to His Girlfriend – and Other Stars! | Jennifer Westfeldt, Jon Hamm

Jon Hamm Cozies Up to His Girlfriend – and Other Stars!

Originally posted 11/21/2011 05:55AM

He's definitely her man of the year! Jon Hamm and longtime girlfriend Jennifer Westfeldt set up camp at the patio at Chateau Marmont several nights later during the GQ Men of the Year party. The couple stayed snuggled up together and chatted with various guests, including Joel McHale, a newly-single Zooey Deschanel and Anna Faris. Faris also set up shop at the inside bar with hubby Chris Pratt, and the funny lady was spotted dancing with other revelers when she wasn't chatting. – Reagan Alexander

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Ty Burrell, Joel McHale & More Prove Funny Is the New Sexy | Joel McHale, Kevin Hart, Seth MacFarlane, Ty Burrell

TV's Hottest Guys Prove Funny Is the New Sexy

Originally posted 11/08/2011 08:05AM

If the way to a man's heart is through his stomach, the way to a woman's heart just might be through her funny bone.

In anticipation of the annual Sexiest Man Alive issue, PEOPLE.com has rounded up four of the funniest guys on screen and stage to get readers ... ahem ... in the mood.

Ty Burrell (a.k.a. Phil Dunphy on Modern Family), Community's Joel McHale, comedian Kevin Hart and Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane all share their day-to-day routines, talents – and sexiness – on video.

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SNUB POLL: Who Most Deserved an Emmy Nomination? | Courteney Cox, Joel McHale, Kyra Sedgwick, Lea Michele, Sean Bean

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Emmy Nominations: Who Most Deserved a Nomination?

Originally posted 07/14/2011 11:00AM

Another year, another Emmy snub for Courteney Cox.

Buzz had been building that the Cougar Town actress, 47, might earn her first Emmy nomination this year. But she was left off the list of nominees Thursday – one of several notable omissions.

Other actors who didn't feel the love from the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences this year: Kyra Sedgwick of The Closer, the Emmy winner in 2010; Sean Bean of Game of Thrones; Joel McHale of Community; and Lea Michele of Glee.

Tell us: Which of these actors deserved a nomination the most? (Or leave your own choice in the comments below.)

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How Joel McHale Is 'Training' Melissa McCarthy for Her Emmy Gig

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Joel McHale 'Trains' Melissa McCarthy for Her Emmy Gig

Originally posted 07/12/2011 11:15AM

The good news: Mike & Molly's Melissa McCarthy and Fringe's Joshua Jackson have been tapped to reveal this year's Primetime Emmy nominations.

Now, the bad news: despite her breakout turn in Bridesmaids, the hilarious Melissa McCarthy found herself overwhelmingly nervous. To prepare, she turned to last year's announcer, the sharp-witted Joel McHale, for training tips.

The happy ending: McHale was ready for her, and brought it.

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POLL: Which Celeb Pulled Off the Funniest April Fools' Prank? | Adam Lambert, Brooke Burke

POLL: Which Celeb Pulled Off the Funniest April Fools' Prank?

Originally posted 04/01/2010 05:20PM

It's that time of year again – and Hollywood is joining in on the fun of April Fools' Day. From fake pregnancies to Twitter hacking, here's how some stars are messing with their fans:

• Is Brooke Burke pregnant? "Where is your sense of humor?!? I will not be Dancing With baby #5. lOL Got you!!!! April Fools!!!" the Dancing with the Stars co-host, whose Web site reported the fake news on Thursday, Tweeted later in the day. (She even had her mom believing there would be another Burke baby on the way.)

• Justin Bieber's already topped the pop charts – but what about the Web? The 16-year-old singer "bought" FunnyOrDie.com, renamed it Bieber or Die, and declared, "Anything that's not Bieber dies!"

• Are the guys of Coldplay the latest celebs launching a signature fragrance? The band broke the faux news on their Web site that Angst by Coldplay, which features ingredients such as sangre, sudor and lagrimas, can now be purchased online for £42, although it's already sold out.

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