Hollywood Buzz: CMAs, Eddie Murphy, Mariah Carey

November 9, 2011

Eddie Murphy not hosting Oscars
Eddie Murphy announces he's bowed out as host of the the 84th Academy Awards. He quit February's Oscar gig, just one day after pal Brett Ratner's decision to leave the show as producer because of an uproar over a gay slur. Now that the job is open, who would you like to see replace Murphy as host?

Mariah Carey, weight-loss spokeswoman
She's a multiple Grammy Award winner, actress, new mother of twins, and now Mariah Carey is now adding celebrity spokeswoman to her resume. Mariah the new face and voice of the Jenny Craig weight-loss program. She credits the program for helping shed 30 pounds of baby weight since April and that she's now down to a size 4-6 dress size!

CMA Awards
ABC is all about the honky-tonk tonight for the "The 45th Annual CMA Awards." Country superstars Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood will host the shindig LIVE from Nashville tonight 6abc. They gave Action News a sneak peek at the star-studded show. Carrie and Brad will also perform their #1 hit duet - "Remind Me." "Country Music's Biggest Night" kicks off at 8 tonight on 6abc.

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