You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Celebrities

  • Fallon will host nods to Leno
    Jimmy Fallon will lead top comedians in saluting his “Tonight Show” predecessor Jay Leno with the nation's top humor prize in October at the Kennedy Center in Washington.
  • Poet wins lifetime award
    Robert Hass, a Pulitzer Prize-winner and former U.S. poet laureate, has received a $100,000 lifetime achievement award.
  • Cyrus date wanted on old warrant
    The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards has a warrant out for his arrest in Oregon.
Advertisement
People in the news

Christie to make appearance on NBC comedy

– New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has appeared many times on late-night TV, including “Saturday Night Live.” Now he has scored his first gig on a sitcom.

His office on Monday confirmed a report in The Huffington Post that the Republican governor will appear as himself on an episode this fall of the new NBC comedy “The Michael J. Fox Show.”

Fox will be playing a sportscaster with Parkinson’s disease who is returning to work, much in the same way Fox is an actor with Parkinson’s who is returning to series television.

The show premieres Sept. 26. NBC did not announce an air date for the Christie episode.

The governor is running for a second term.

– Associated Press

Advertisement