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Whoopi Goldberg is a leading film personality. She won the Best Supporting Actress Academy Award in 1990 for her role in Ghost.

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Whoopi was featured at the annual 'Stand Up For Heroes' 08, a benefit for the Bob Woodruff Family Foundation

Whoopi Goldberg in News

CloudPets by Spiral Toys Featured on The View as One of The Hottest Toys of 2015 Holiday Season
CloudPets, the mobile-connected, interactive push toy produced by Spiral Toys (OTCQB: STOY), was featured on the Black Friday episode of The View as one of the "hottest toys" of the holiday season.

Musician and Composer Dwight Andrews Celebrates Creativity and Collaboration at Spelman College Nov. 12
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - November 10, 2015) - As a Spelman College Distinguished Visiting Scholar for the past year, Dwight Andrews, Ph.D

New York City Champions Honored for Their Efforts in the Fight to End Lupus
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - October 22, 2015) - Efforts to end the devastating impact of lupus on young lives was the focus during the Lupus Foundation of America's Evening of Hope New York City Gala Wednesday, October 21

Lupus Foundation of America Urges People to "KNOW LUPUS"
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - May 01, 2015) - To kick off Lupus Awareness Month, the Lupus Foundation of America launched a new national multi-media campaign encouraging the public to KNOW LUPUS. The KNOW LUPUS campaign will drive funds for lupus research and increase public understanding of this devastating, misunderstood autoimmune disease that affects an estimated 1.5 million Americans

FONU2, Inc. Announces Famed Director, Penny Marshall, Becomes Major Shareholder
FONU2, Inc. (OTC PINK: FONU) (OTC PINK: FONUD) ("FONU2") announced today that Penny Marshall has chosen to invest Four Hundred Twenty Five Thousand ($425,000) Dollars of her Directors fees in restricted stock in FONU2, Inc. In addition, her Manager, Michael Mann, has also opted to receive his proportion of his fee in restricted shares of FONU2. Ms

Whoopi Goldberg Wants You to Help Smokers Quit With This Valentine's Day, a resource for frustrated family and friends who have struggled to convince a smoker to quit, is launching just in time to get the attention of loved ones this Valentine's Day. Although it looks like an obituary, it reads exactly the opposite. It's called a Nobituary, created by Ian Wishingrad in partnership with Whoopi Goldberg and her producing partner Tom Leonardis.

Spelman College Visiting Scholar Dwight Andrews to Discuss 'Living a Creative Life That Bears Witness to a World of Problems and Promise'
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - January 28, 2015) - The 2015 Spelman College Distinguished Visiting Scholar Dwight Andrews, Ph.D., will discuss "Living a Creative Life That Bears Witness to a World of Problems and Promise" as part of the College's 2014-2015 Signature Conversations in the Arts Series. Dr

FONU2 Announces Acquisition of Studioplex City LLC
FONU2 (OTCBB: FONU) (OTCQB: FONU) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Studioplex City LLC, for 2,500,000 shares of FONU's Series B Preferred Shares ($1.00 par value), convertible at a price of $0.10 per share. FONU also announced the appointment of Mr. Jake Shapiro, as Chairman of the Board of Directors.

Altar Identity Studios Film "Big Stone Gap" Starring Ashley Judd, Co-Produced by Oscar Winning Producer Donna Gigliotti, Written and Directed by Adriana Trigiani, Chosen to Premiere as the Opening Night Film at the 27th Virginia Film Festival

Smokey Robinson Thalians Event Raises One Million Dollars for UCLA Operation Mend
The Thalians, Hollywood's leading nonprofit organization dedicated to the treatment of mental health, raised $1 million Saturday night (4/26) at its annual gala. Rock 'n Roll Hall of Famer and multi-Grammy® Award winner Smokey Robinson was honored for a lifetime of entertainment and philanthropy with the Thalians' "Mr. Wonderful" award

Digital First Media Announces Whoopi Goldberg Penning Column for the Cannabist
Digital First Media today premiered a new column by Whoopi Goldberg on the Cannabist, the Denver Post's cannabis-focused news and culture website launched to cover legalized recreational marijuana in Colorado.

Bitzio Announces Intent to Acquire ZMJ Denim
Bitzio (OTCQB: BTZO), a fashion acquisition company operating under the trade name Democratique, announced today a letter of intent to acquire the plus-size denim brand, ZMJ Denim.

The Thalians Celebrate Move to UCLA Operation Mend With a Tribute Concert Honoring Smokey Robinson
The Thalians, the entertainment industry's leading nonprofit organization formed for the treatment of mental health, today announced they will honor Rock 'n Roll Hall of Famer, music legend and multi-Grammy® Award winner Smokey Robinson with its "Mr. Wonderful" award at their 56th Anniversary Gala at House of Blues, Sunset Strip, on April 26, 2014.

SPI Entertainment Revolutionizes Las Vegas Entertainment With RockTellz & CockTails
TWEET: Enjoy RockTellz & CockTails w/ rock 'n roll's biggest stars, beg. Sept 2013.

Air Supply Set to Be Honored by Gray Line New York's Prestigious 'Ride of Fame(TM)' Campaign October 13 -- A Prelude to Two Performances That Evening at B.B. King's, With the 10 P.M. Show Featuring Special Guest Justin Sargent from Broadway's 'Rock of Ages'
Still flying high 37 years into one of pop music's most successful partnerships, Graham Russell and Russell Hitchcock of Air Supply are getting ready to ride!

As Seen On TV, Inc.'s Kevin Harrington Featured on ABC's The View
As Seen On TV, Inc. (OTCQB: ASTV) (PINKSHEETS: ASTV), the parent company of TVGoods, Inc., a direct response marketing company, announced that Chairman and Founder Kevin Harrington appeared on ABC's The View on Friday, April 13, during a segment featuring As Seen On TV products.

Sage Stallone death likely an accident, says police
Lawyer says Sylvester Stallone's son was going to get married in Las Vegas this weekend.

Spice Girls to reunite for West End musical
All girls band 'Spice Girls' is all set to reunite for their big West End first night.

Robert De Niro thinks it's 'too soon' for another white first lady
Robert De Niro told the crowd at a New York fundraiser that it was too early for the country to have another white first lady.

Doctored pic of conservative commentator S.E. Cupp performing oral sex sparks outrage
A photoshopped photo in the recent issue of Hustler magazine depicting conservative commentator S.E. Cupp performing oral sex has sparked outrage among women on the ABC show 'The View'.

As Seen On TV, Inc.'s Kevin Harrington Featured on ABC's The View
As Seen On TV, Inc. (OTCQB: ASTV) (PINKSHEETS: ASTV), the parent company of TVGoods, Inc., a direct response marketing company, announced that Chairman and Founder Kevin Harrington appeared on ABC's The View on Thursday, December 15, during a segment featuring As Seen On TV products.

Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher Appear on "Oprah" to Discuss Mental Health in Advance of Thalians 55th Gala at Playboy Mansion to Benefit Operation Mend
Living Legend Debbie Reynolds and her daughter, Hollywood icon Carrie Fisher, appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show yesterday, talking about mental health. Thalians President Debbie Reynolds and Board Chair Ruta Lee, along with event chairs Kira & Bob Lorsch, are currently preparing for the upcoming Thalians 55th Gala at the Playboy Mansion, Saturday, April 30, 2011.

Whoopi Goldberg passes gas on live TV show
Whoopi Goldberg recently broke wind on live television while interviewing Clare Danes on 'The View'.

When Lady Gaga tried to steal idol Whoopi Goldberg's photo from NY hotel
Pop star Lady Gaga has revealed that she once tried to steal a photo of her idol Whoopi Goldberg from a New York hotel only to be caught red-handed by security.

Whoopi Goldberg was German nun in previous life say psychic twins
Famous physic twins Linda and Terry Jamison have said that they think 'Sister Act' star Whoopi Goldberg was a nun in her previous life.

When Whoopi had to take pedicab to keep date with Obama!
Actress Whoopi Goldberg had to abandon her limo and grab a pedicab after she was stuck in a massive, three-way Midtown gridlock on her way to introduce President Barack Obama at her 'Sister Act' fund-raiser at the Broadway Theatre.

Tom Hanks to guest star on '30 Rock'
Tom Hanks is the latest Hollywood superstar to make a cameo on the popular U.S. comedy show '30 Rock'.

I smoked weed before 1991 Oscar speech, reveals Whoopi Goldberg
Actress Whoopi Goldberg has revealed that when she took to the stage in 1991 to receive her Oscar award she was actually under the influence of drugs.

Whoopi Goldberg's lost letter to Charlie Sheen
A letter that Whoopi Goldberg sent to Charlie Sheen in 1999, wishing him success in kicking his drug habit, has been unearthed.

Whoopi Goldberg opens up about her drug addiction
Actress Whoopi Goldberg has, while co-hosting her talk show 'The View', opened up about the disturbing moment in her life that convinced her to quit drugs at the height of her addiction.

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