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Past articles by Lanford:

Golden Globe Nominee Chrissy Metz on Finding Happiness After Years of Dieting, Depression

Just a few years ago, Chrissy Metz was nearing a breaking point resulting from a decade-long spiral of depression and self-doubt, she told PEOPLE in February → Read More

This Is Us Shocker: Is This How Milo Ventimiglia’s Jack Pearson Died? Twitter Goes Crazy

This Is Us fans have long speculated what exactly caused what caused the mysterious death of the drama's patriarch, Jack Pearson (Milo Ventimiglia) — now they finally have an answer → Read More

Chrissy Metz Reveals What’s Next for This Is Us’ Kate and Toby: ‘She’s Going to Have to Work for It’

This Is Us returns Sept. 26 on NBC. → Read More

Inside Luann D’Agostino’s Impromptu ‘Hit the Road Jack’ Performance 2.5 Weeks After Divorce Announcement

Real Housewives of New York City star Luann D'Agostino has been enjoying restorative time with friends and family since announcing her split from husband of seven months, Tom D'Agostino, Jr., earlier this month → Read More

Jersey Shore Reunion: Highlights from the Road Trip Docu-Series Premiere

Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino reconnects with several of his former Seaside Heights housemates → Read More

Kendra Wilkinson Dishes On Her ‘No-Shame’ Parenting Policy: ‘I Don’t Sugarcoat Anything’

Kendra on Top wraps its current season Friday at 9 p.m. ET on WE tv → Read More

‘Bachelorette’ creator addresses why runner-up Peter Kraus won’t be The Bachelor

[bc_video video_id="5544028187001" account_id="219646971" player_id="default"] Ever since Rachel Lindsay got engaged to Bryan Abasolo on the most recent season of The… → Read More

Jesse Williams Steps Out with Minka Kelly as Grey’s Anatomy Star’s Ex Blasts Dating Habits in Custody Battle: Report

As Jesse Williams continues to date Minka Kelly, his estranged wife Aryn Drake-Lee is claiming their two children are suffering emotional trauma at seeing his dating life → Read More

Richard Blais Defends Top Chef Costar Padma Lakshmi As Trial Over Frightening Alleged Teamster Extortion Wraps

Top Chef fan favorite Richard Blais describes host Padma Lakshmi as "one of the coolest people to meet — and she really knows what she's talking about" → Read More

Is Chrissy Metz Moving In with Her Boyfriend? The This Is Us Star Spills Next Steps

Chrissy Metz dishes on how she and her This Is Us cameraman boyfriend Josh Stancil navigate two very busy schedules: “When we do get some time with each other, we enjoy it” → Read More

Bethenny Frankel Plays the Field as Former Friend Patti Stanger Says RHONY Star Doesn’t ‘Deserve Love’

Million Dollar Matchmaker star Patti Stanger called former friend Bethenny Frankel "not kind" and said, "When people are mean to other people, they don't deserve love" → Read More

RHONY’s Luann D’Agostino Ends 7-Month Marriage as Source Say ‘It Was Obvious They Weren’t on the Same Page’

Luann D'Agostino released a statement about her divorce on Twitter: "It's with great sadness that Tom & I agreed to divorce. We care for each other very much, hope you respect our privacy during this sad time!" → Read More

Double-Crossing Is Built into The Challenge XXX — Learn the Latest Twist (of the Knife) on Dirty Thirty

The Challenge XXX: Dirty Thirty airs Tuesdays (9 p.m. ET) on MTV → Read More

Sister Friends Reunion: Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon Are Headed Back to TV Together — Get the Details!

Details on the series are scant, but according to The Hollywood Reporter, it's "an untitled series exploring morning shows and the larger New York media scene that they inhabit" → Read More

Catfish’s Nev Schulman Is Married to Laura Perlongo: ‘I’m a Very Lucky Man!’

"I never imagined I could be this happy," Nev Schulman tells PEOPLE exclusively of his wedding to Laura Perlongo → Read More

Catfish’s Nev Schulman Readies for Hamptons Wedding — Get the Details!

Catfish co-host Max Joseph is among those making toasts to Never Schulman and his bride, Laura Perlongo, who got engaged in May 2016 and welcomed daughter Cleo in October → Read More

She’s Back! Paige Davis Will Return to Upcoming Trading Spaces Reboot

Before her return was officially announced, Davis had expressed her interest in returning to the gig that made her a household name, tweeting, “I hope I get to host again” → Read More

Dax Shepard Pays Tribute to ‘the Greatest Wife, Mother (of Dragons) and Friend’ Kristen Bell on Her Birthday

Kristen Bell turned 37 on Tuesday, and hubby Dax Shepard was just one of several friends and costars who shared love and well wishes on social media → Read More

Southern Charm’s Shep Rose Teases His New Spin-Off RelationShep, Including a Thomas Ravenel Cameo

Southern Charm's resident playboy is sharing how he found love in his new spin-off — and with a little help from fellow Charleston bachelor Thomas Ravenel, no less! → Read More

Inside Luann D’Agostino’s ‘Hesitations’ and ‘Trust Issues’ About Husband Tom — Why She Went Ahead with the Wedding

A source close to the Housewives says Luann D'Agostino went through with her wedding despite 'reservations" because "she had to put on a good face to avoid embarrassment" → Read More