Submitted by BANG Showbiz on October 2, 2011
LOS ANGELES – Simon Cowell does 500 push-ups a day.
The 'X Factor' judge sticks to the same routine every day which includes regular exercise, breakfast in bed and at least four beers in the evening.
He told People magazine: "I'll do 500 push-ups in a day religiously, and if I can I like to have a workout. Then I have a steam and a bath but I always have breakfast in bed.
Submitted by Associated Press on June 7, 2011
NEW YORK – Jennifer Hudson is working on a memoir, mostly about food.
The Academy Award-winning actress and singer has a deal with Dutton for a memoir about her struggles with weight and how she dropped 80 pounds.
Dutton, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), announced Tuesday that Hudson's book will come out in January. The memoir is currently untitled.
Submitted by Amber Sterling on May 2, 2011
LOS ANGELES – Jordin Sparks is ready for summer!
The American Idol star showed off her dramatic weight loss over the weekend by posting a bikini pic of herself on Twitter.
"I don't know why but my bathing suit reminds me of fruity pebbles. :)" she wrote.
Sparks, 21, previously modeled for plus-size clothing brand Torrid, but she has been shedding pounds for months now. The singer credits a personal trainer for helping her drop 30 pounds.
Submitted by Chloe Bunker on December 9, 2010
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Madonna is bringing her workout to Russia.
The 52-year-old pop star has announced that her second Hard Candy Fitness Center will be opening in Moscow. The new facility, projected to open in mid-March 2011, will be a 35,000-square foot space located near Red Square. Moscow's Hard Candy Fitness will also include a partnership with Irina Razumova, founder of the popular Russian chain Planet Fitness.
Submitted by Amber Sterling on October 5, 2010
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Dana Delany has managed to maintain her age-defying beauty, but not without a few hurdles along with the way.
In a new interview, the 54-year-old actress reveals she battled an eating disorder before launching her showbiz career.
Submitted by Matt Murai on September 24, 2010
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Drew Carey says his dramatic weight loss was a matter of life and death.
"I always thought I was going to die before I was 60," the 52-year-old star tells Parade magazine. "My father died of a heart attack in his 40s. I'm not an idiot. The writing was on the wall."
Submitted by Chloe Bunker on September 22, 2010
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Sir Anthony Hopkins is opening up about his dramatic weight loss, revealing he dropped 75 pounds in two years.
"I lost too much," the 72-year-old actor tells the New York Post. "But I gained a little back in Europe. I was addicted to bread, cookies, whatnot. I love all the bad stuff."
Hopkins credits his third wife, Stella Arroyave, for whipping him into a healthier lifestyle.
Submitted by Alexis Sezar on September 7, 2010
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Kendra Wilkinson is getting sick of looking at her scale.
"I get so mad at how hard I'm working out, and I look good, but it's not showing on the numbers," the 25-year-old reality star tells OK! magazine. "I'm like 'dang it!' Right now I feel like I've lost – and I look in the mirror like I've lost so much – but on the scale, it's not telling me that."
Submitted by Alexis Sezar on August 19, 2010
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Kristen Bell isn't staying awake at night worrying about the pressures of looking good in Hollywood.
Submitted by Alexis Sezar on August 13, 2010
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Hilary Duff showed off her toned body at last weekend's Teen Choice Awards – the result of the star hitting the gym harder than ever in preparation for her forthcoming wedding day.
"She looks toned and tight," her personal trainer, Harley Pasternak, tells People. "I'm really proud of her, she looks fantastic."