Star Jones underwent a planned cardiac surgery last week, and she's said to be doing just fine. According to the New York Daily News, the talk show host's procedure was related to one she had three decades ago. Her rep said in a statement, "This recent surgery is a follow-up to the thoracic surgery she had 30 years ago. The procedure was successful and she is recovering well with her family. Star is grateful for everyone's thoughts and prayers."Jones had a gastric bypass surgery in 2003...Read Full Story
Star Jones will appear on Oprah tomorrow, talking about her continuing battle with her weight, her regrets about her time on The View and her current plans. The former co-host of The View underwent gastric bypass surgery in 2003 and lost nearly 160 pounds. According to rumors, this cause The View exec producer Barbara Walters to fire Jones, saying that viewers no longer felt a connection to the newly svelte Jones.From a New York Daily News article: The former "View" co-host opens up on "The...Read Full Story
Yeah, like no one saw this one coming.Star Jones, the oddly skinny 46-year-old lawyer, turned celebrity, filed for divorce from banker Al Reynolds on March 26, in a New York Supreme Court in Manhattan.If you'll remember (who could forget?), Jones married Reynolds in an over-the-top Park Avenue wedding in November 2004. The guest list was endless, with well-known faces from Hillary Clinton to Spike Lee in attendance. But Jones received negative backlash, for shamelessly plugging the event's...Read Full Story
Star Jones is a lawyer who attained fame when she became a co-host on the popular ABC morning talk show The View. Jones left the view in 2006, after nine seasons with the show.