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November 7, 2012

Tweets photo from set Canadian series Bomb Girls

Rosie O'Donnell is back to work following a bad stretch that included a heart attack, wife Michelle Rounds bout with a rare disease and severe damage to her New York home from Hurricane Sandy.

The star tweeted a photo of herself, in costume, from the Toronto set of Bomb Girls on Wednesday (7 November). The television series is about women working in factories during the Second World War.

October 26, 2012

Says not seeking immediate medical help was 'stupidest' decision of her life

Rosie O'Donnell says the 'stupidest' decision she ever made in her life was not calling for emergency help when she feared she might be having a heart attack last August.

It turns out she was having one - the kind that usually kills people. Somehow she survived despite an artery being 99 percent blocked.

August 27, 2012

TV personality wed Michelle Rounds back in June

Rosie O'Donnell is a married woman.

The actress and talk show host revealed Monday (27 August) that she and Michelle Rounds were secretly wed back in June before Rounds underwent surgery for desmoid tumors which is a rare disease that only affects three out of every million people.

'We married in private before [Michelle's] surgery, just the [two] of us,' O'Donnell writes on her blog. 'When we r both well enough will have the wedding of r dreams surrounded by those we cherish.'

July 17, 2012

Four bedroom apartment  in NYC was once St. Vincent’s Hospital

When Rosie O'Donnell signed on to do a nightly talk show of the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) last year, she relocated to Chicago where the show was taped and bought a Lakeview home for $2.5 million.

But unlike her previous television successes, The Rosie Show was canceled earlier this year after just six months on the air and Rosie headed back home to her native New York.

February 9, 2012

Radio host speaks out against bullying and weighs in on Ellen and Rosie

American radio personality Howard Stern may be better known as a 'shock jock' for his outspoken ways and on-air antics, but he showed a surprisingly sensitive side this week when it comes to gays.

January 19, 2012

Talk show host calls field of presidential hopefuls 'a sad lot of contenders'

Rosie O'Donnell had vowed to not get political on her new talk show.

But that changed when she saw an anti-gay television ad featuring GOP presidential hopeful Rick Perry shortly after she became engaged to Michelle Rounds,  O'Donnell told Piers Morgan on his CNN show this week.

December 16, 2011

Rosie O'Donnell vows to speak out against it comes to speaking out against what she perceives as homophobia in American culture.

When Rosie O'Donnell famously feuded with Donald Trump during her year spent as moderator on ABC's The View, ratings soared.

As ratings for her new The Rosie Show on The Oprah Winfrey Network [OWN] struggle, O'Donnell has reignited the feud with Trump - who is fighting back - and also taken on David Letterman for making what she called a 'dyke' joke.

December 9, 2011

Rosie O'Donnell accuses David Leterman of being 'anti-gay' and 'anti-tow truck driver'

Rosie O'Donnell is accusing fellow talk show host David Letterman of being 'anti-gay' and 'anti-tow truck driver' in her latest high-profile television feud.

O'Donnell is offended by a joke Letterman made about her and fiancee Michelle Rounds during a monologue on CBS's The Late Show earlier this week.

Said Letterman: 'The woman she is marrying, her fiancee, was driving…and her car broke down. And guess what happened? Rosie pulls up right behind her in her tow truck.'

December 8, 2011

Rosie O'Donnell didn't plan for the whole world to find out about her plans to marry

Rosie O'Donnell's plans to marry Michelle Rounds just became public but the couple has actually already been engaged for months.

While O'Donnell was not yet planning to make any kind of public announcement, the television personality herself is responsible for the news getting out anyway. 

During a commercial break of a taping of The Rosie Show, her nightly cable talk show on the Oprah Winfrey Network, O'Donnell shared the news with guest RuPaul.