Larry King is returning as a talk show host this week, with his new home the Internet.
Kings first guest on Larry King Now was comic producer Seth MacFarlane of Family Guy and Ted. Other guests scheduled for this week are political commentator Meghan McCain and Magic Mike actor Matthew McConaughey.
Episodes will be posted on the Hulu website in the early evening Monday through Thursday.
Boy band to reunite
ABCs Good Morning America will host Kevin Richardsons reunion performance with the Backstreet Boys. The quartet will appear on the morning shows summer concert series Aug. 31 in Central Park.
Richardson announced he was leaving the group in 2006, but has appeared in the lineup occasionally since.
A statement says he is with Nick Carter, Howie Dorough, Brian Littrell and AJ McLean in a London studio working on a new album.
Sheen on ‘Idol’?
Could Charlie Sheen be a judge on American Idol? The actor says hes game.
In an interview Tuesday on Ryan Seacrests radio show, Sheen said Idol producer Nigel Lythgoe publicly threw his name out there as a possible judge and the idea piqued peoples interest – including his own.
Other names that have been kicked around as possible replacements include Mariah Carey and former Idol runner-up Adam Lambert.
Heading to Alaska
Its official. Pitbull will be coming to Alaska.
Over the last few weeks, Walmart has been running a marketing contest on its Facebook page. The store that gets the most likes wins a personal appearance from Pitbull.
A writer for the Boston Phoenix newspaper thought itd be funny to send Pitbull to the most remote Walmart possible, and encouraged people to like the Walmart in Kodiak. It worked, with the store getting more than 70,000 likes.
Among celebrity birthdays today: Director Paul Verhoeven is 74. Singer Brian Auger is 73. Actor James Brolin is 72. Singer Martha Reeves is 71. Singer Ricky Skaggs is 58. Actress Audrey Landers is 56. Actress Elizabeth McGovern is 51. Actor Vin Diesel is 45. Rapper M.I.A. is 37. Actress Kristen Bell is 32. Singer Ryan Cabrera is 30. Actor Chace Crawford is 27.