Bob Costas is taking a 2nd night off

02.12.14 4 years ago

Bob Costas is taking a 2nd night off
Costas told “Today” by phone this morning that his eyes are so sensitive that they are tearing up even in dim light. So Matt Lauer will fill in once again. PLUS: Why Costas is essential to Olympics coverage.

Ryan Seacrest is launching a clothing line with help from Macy’s
“Ryan Seacrest Distinction” will debut in 150 of Macy’s 500 stores this spring, and it’ll specialize in helping guys match the colors of their suit and tie. “I’m not a designer, nor do I think I am,” says Seacrest. “I see an opportunity to help curate these different pieces for guys at an accessible level.”

Is “How I Met Your Dad” a step down for movie actress Greta Gerwig?
Some are accusing Gerwig — the “indie darling and Mumblecore queen” — of “selling out” to television, especially after her highest-profile movie role in “Frances Ha.” One publication accused her of stooping to TV.


“The Biggest Loser’s” Rachel: “Maybe I was a little too enthusiastic in my training”

Rachel Frederickson insists, though, she’s “very, very healthy.”

Check out Julia Louis-Dreyfus’ date with the real “Veep”
Louis-Dreyfus sat next to Vice President Joe Biden for last night’s White House state dinner honoring France. PLUS: Mindy Kaling tweeted pics from inside the White House.

“Dads” ends the season with 2.6 million viewers
The much-derided Fox comedy was down 30% from last week thanks to the Olympics.

“Nightline” co-anchor: I was on cocaine and ecstasy when I melted down on “GMA” 10 years ago
ABC News’ Dan Harris is confessing that drug use was responsible for his panic attack on air in 2004.


“Veronica Mars” covers EW

See Veronica and Logan and marshmallows.

Lady Gaga is filming a music video with the “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills”
The “super-secret” video revolves around the Bravo cast.

Nathan Fielder tells Jimmy Kimmel he feared going to jail over Dumb Starbucks
The “Nathan For You” star says the health department could’ve jailed him for operating without a permit.


“The Office’s” Oscar Nunez joins USA comedy “Benched”

He’ll join Eliza Coupe and Jay Harrington on the legal comedy, playing a public defender.


“Army Wives” is exiting with a 2-hour farewell special

“Army Wives: A Final Salute” airing March 16 will feature comments from real-life military wives.


Sarah Silverman is dating Michael Sheen

Us Weekly says Silverman and the “Masters of Sex” star were recently spotted making out.

Former “Storage Wars” contestant wins a storage locker full of human ashes
Steve Monetti spent $550 on a locker full of containers filled with human remains.


Watch Neil Patrick Harris’ new music video

The “HIMYM” star is starring in a “SLEEP with neuro” drink campaign.

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