True Hollywood Story

Wednesday, August 13

So long sneakers, there’s a new Nelly in town! With her album Loose Nelly Furtado revealed a side that no one had seen before. Exploding onto the pop music scene with her debut album, Whoa, Nelly!, Nelly Furtado sustained her momentum with 2003’s Folklore, then reached new heights of commercial success with 2006’s Loose. But little is known about this petite chanteuse from the West Coast of Canada. From flying like a bird to her promiscuous side Nelly Furtado has become hot property. On this installment of True Hollywood Story, we uncover the roots of Nelly Furtado.

Wednesday, August 6

Celine Dion, the petite woman with powerful pipes, is one of the most successful singers of our time. She’s a mother with a newfound business sense, but make no mistake, her family comes first. From a tiny town in rural Quebec to the toast of the town in Vegas, Celine has lived a life that can only be described as a fairytale. On this installment of True Hollywood Story, we reveal the rags to riches story of Celine Dion.

Wednesday, July 31

Howie Mandel has made the career comeback that no one could have anticipated. His versatile career has included work in TV, film and stage. From the Emmy-Award winning St. Elsewhere, to the animated success of Bobby’s World to the host of the hit game show Deal or No Deal, Howie Mandel has remained a constant force in show business for over 30 years, and he’s still going strong.

Friday, August 8 – 10pm ET/PT

This special True Hollywood Story edition will focus on the characters in Tropic Thunder. Still in character, actors Ben Stiller (as Speedman), Jack Black (as Jeff ‘Fats’ Portnoy), and Robert Downey Jr. (as Kirk Lazarus) discuss the action comedy which revolves around a group of self-absorbed actors who set out to make the most expensive war film. After production costs balloon, the director decides to keep shooting, leading the three into a real war zone in order to finish the film.