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The hills will soon be alive with the sound of … Carrie Underwood!
The most successful American Idol winner of all-time has signed on to star in next year’s NBC remake of The Sound of Music.
“Speaking for everyone at NBC, we couldn’t be happier to have the gifted Carrie Underwood take up the mantle of the great Maria von Trapp,” said Robert Greenblatt, chairman of NBC Entertainment, which will air the three-hour movie in late 2013.
Julie Andrews made this role famous in the 1965 film that won the Oscar for Best Picture.
Underwood has appeared on How I Met Your Mother and theMore >
Carrie Underwood will soon hit the road – and we’re offering readers the chance to cheer her on from an arena near you!
THG is teaming with AEG Live to give away TWO Carrie Underwood tickets to one of her upcoming concert dates. Which one? It’s up to you!
Here’s how the contest works:
- Visit the official Carrie Underwood tour date page for a look at where and when she’ll be playing.
- Log-in to The Hollywood Gossip and/or create an account. Only registered users are eligible.
- Respond to the following question in the Comments section below: What is your favorite Carrie
Yup, it’s everywhere.
At tonight’s Country Music Awards, Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley just couldn’t resist. The music started to be played over the loudspeaker, the crowd was egging them on and then, oh yes, the hosts went full-on Gangnam Style.
In impressive fashion, we might add. Watch the superstars get their PSY-based groove on now:Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley Go Gangnam Style
Read more here: Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley Go Gangnam Style at CMAs
Carrie Underwood kicked off Sunday night’s Academy of Country Music Awards with a big blast of rock ‘n’ roll, showing her vocal chops in belting out “Good Girl.”
Her sexy black and magenta mini-dress was a nice touch too.
To those looking for a lot of traditional twang out of the country gala, Carrie’s song was something of a warning shot … this is 21st century country music.
The ACMs are very much a celebration of what the genre has become, with arena rockers (Kenny Chesney and Jason Aldean) and a wave of 20-something upstarts incorporating different sounds into the genre (Taylor Swift,More >
Carrie Underwood, the beautiful pride of Checotah, Okla., and one of the most successful American Idol contestants in history, hits the age of 29 today.
Her four studio albums have sold more than 15 million copies in the U.S., already placing Underwood among country’s all-time greats before the age of 30.
The natural beauty is the first-ever female artist to win back-to-back Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards for Entertainer of the Year (2009-2010).
Carrie is married to NHL player Mike Fisher. One lucky guy.
Happy birthday, Carrie!
Also celebrating birthdays on this lovely 10th ofMore >
With season 11 of American Idol underway, we have exciting news from the most successful show champion in history:
Carrie Underwood will soon release a new album and is preparing fans for that event via the following video tease. It hypes the release of “Good Girl,” the first single off the CD, which will be available on February 23.
“I’m so excited – I love this song,” Carrie says below. “I think it’s going to blow you guys away and… I cannot wait for you to hear it!”
Read more from the original source: Carrie Underwood Readies Fans for New MusicMore >
Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley co-hosted the Country Music Association Awards last night (click here for a full list of CMA Award winners) and did so in style.
They sang a little song dedicated to Hank Williams Jr. and his recent ESPN troubles, with the maligned, Obama-hating singer himself showing up at the end.
Pretty funny stuff.
Then, after Modern Family star Eric Stonestreet joined them on stage to present the first award, they brought up another very crucial event, in song form:
Of course, we’re talking about Kim Kardashian’s split fromMore >
Country star Carrie Underwood made her first red carpet appearance in quite some time at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas on Friday night.
There, she debuted her brand-new hairstyle!
The 28-year-old traded her signature center-part hairstyle for a set of rounded bangs grazing her eyebrows and a glossy blowout. She looks amazing.
Then again, she also did before. Carrie can clearly pull off either look. Which do you prefer, though? That’s for you to decide in THG’s survey below!
View post: Carrie Underwood: To Bang or Not to Bang?
Forbes has released its annual list of the top earning American Idol stars, and Carrie Underwood leads the whole field by leaps and bounds.
In fact, the country star earned so much more than any other Idol, the top four money-makers after Carrie barely eclipse her total combined.
Below is the list of top Idol earners from May 2010-May 2011. Note the lack of the last three winners of the competition from the top 10 …
1. Carrie Underwood – $20 million2. (tie) Adam Lambert and Chris Daughtry – $6 million4. Fantasia Barrino – $4 million5. Jordin Sparks – $3 million6. Kelly Clarkson – $2.5More >
We may not like anything Carrie Prejean does, says or stands for. But the disgraced beauty queen has found THG’s soft spot: we love babies!
Prejean and quarterback Kyle Boller welcomed their first on May 11, two days prior Carrie’s 24th birthday. Not many more details are available at the moment, but the couple has named their daughter Grace Christina.
We wish the new family all the best. Really, we do.
Go here to read the rest: It’s a Girl for Carrie Prejean!
[HMG Celebrity News] – Sex and the City is one of HBO’s biggest successes. The first movie was a hit, but despite last year’s turgid sequel the story’s not over. There are rumors of plans for a prequel, and Sarah Jessica Parker would be replaced by Blake Lively from ‘Gossip Girl.’
The suits in charge at New Line, who made the last movie, are said to be in talks with ‘SATC’ author Candace Bushnell about adapting her new book ‘The Carrie Diaries’ and its companion ‘Summer And The City’ as an ‘SATC’ prequel, and Blake is the favorite to play the young Carrie.
‘Diaries’ covers Carrie’s years inMore >
Gossip Girl’s Blake Lively may soon be taking on the role of Carrie Bradshaw in a prequel to the popular TV series Sex and the City.
New Line Cinema execs are rumored to be in talks with the shows creator Candace Bushnell about adapting her prequel The Carrie Diaries for the big screen, a series that focuses on Carrie’s teenage years in the early 1980s.
If the prequel moves forward it could spawn other movies if successful, for example Candace just finished writing Summer And The City which follows Carrie as she movies to New York City at the ripe young age of 19.
The prequel could be aMore >
The stars came out in force last night for the first annual American Country Awards and the belle of the ball was the princess herself, Carrie Underwood.
The 27-year-old glowed as she walked the carpet and flashed some thigh and a huge smile while racking up every imaginable award, as voted by fans.
Carrie won all six categories she was nominated in, including Artist Of The Year. Here’s a montage of some of the award show’s highlights Monday …
Follow the jump for the list of American Country Awards winners …More >
Jessica Simpson and Carrie Underwood both have some great hair.
Both stars recently made a French connection of sorts, with plaiting just at the hairline to keep their waves beachy. It’s a look that works best on both Jessica, who recently started dating Eric Johnson, and Carrie, who just married Mike Fisher.
Which Tony Romo ex-girlfriend looked best, though? Vote below!
Who has better hair?
Looks like July 10 was quite the day for celebrity weddings.
John Krasinski married Emily Blunt in Italy, while LaLa Vazquez and Carmelo Anthony tied the knot in NYC. But they weren’t the only stars to exchange vows.
In Greensboro, Ga., Carrie Underwood married Mike Fisher!
The Grammy-winning singer and the NHL player wed at the Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation, with more than 250 guests on hand to witness the bliss.
“We could not feel more blessed to have found each other and to have shared this day with our friends and family that mean so much to us!” the pair said.