Fact: Miss France Iris Mittenaere was crowned Miss Universe 2016 at the pageant on Sunday night (29Jan17). The 24-year-old prospective dental surgeon impressed the judges to beat top three rivals Miss Haiti and Miss Colombia to take the crown in Manila, the Philippines. Flo Rida and Boyz II Men performed at the pageant, hosted by Steve Harvey, while model Ashley Graham served as backstage host.
Fact: British funnywoman Dawn French is fronting the U.K. version of America's hit children's talent show Little Big Shots. She will help youngsters aged three to 13 showcase their talents on the ITV show. The U.S. version of the contest is hosted by comedian Steve Harvey, who co-created the series with Ellen Degeneres, and it ranked as the most-watched new programme on U.S. TV in the 2015-16 season.
Fact: Actor Jason Segel teamed up with U.S. Tv host Jimmy Fallon to take on members of his house band, hip-hop group The Roots, in a fun game of Family Fortunes during an appearance on The Tonight Show STARRING Jimmy Fallon on Monday (08Sep14). Comedian-turned-game show host Steve Harvey moderated the segment, which The Roots won.
Fact: Comedian and actor Steve Harvey will be honoured with the 2,497th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on 13 May (13). Recent inductee Ellen DeGeneres will be among the celebrities paying tribute to the funnyman, who launched a hit talk show in the U.S. last year (12).
Fact: Comedian Steve Harvey is set to release a line of fashionable womenswear. He says, "I don't know anything about what women should wear, but what I do know is what men like to see women wear. So women will be looking really good." The collection will be sold exclusively at U.S. retailer K&G Fashion Superstores, beginning on 15 July (12).
Fact: Singer Aretha Franklin, actors SAMUEL L. JACKSON and Nia Long, comedian Steve Harvey, and rapper Ice Cube will mark the 45th anniversary of DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.'s "I have a dream" speech when they come together to raise money for King's National Memorial at a Washington, D.C. radiothon on Thursday (28Aug08).