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  • Lifetime Preps Gabby Douglas Biopic; Regina King to Play Mom

    Sep 16, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment


    *Gabrielle Douglas, the first black gymnast in Olympic history to become the Individual All-Around Champion and the first American gymnast to win gold in both the individual all-around and team competitions at the same Olympics, will be the subject of Lifetime movie. The cable network has greenlighted “The Gabby Douglas Story” (working title), an original […]

  • Gabby, Toni, Wendy in Red for NY Fashion Week (Pics)

    Feb 7, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments


    *Gabby Douglas, Toni Braxton and Wendy Williams helped to kick off Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York last night by walking the annual Heart Truth red dress show. Olympic gold medal gymnast Douglas blew kisses and waved to the audience as she walked down the runway in a Pamela Rowland gown. “I am so honored […]

  • Gabby Douglas Items Headed to the Smithsonian

    Jan 30, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Mementos from the 2012 Olympics performance of gymnast Gabrielle Douglas will be displayed in the Smithsonian Institution, the museum announced. The gold medal winner’s wrist tape, uneven-bar grips and access credentials to the London games are among the keepsakes Douglas donated to the Institution’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, and […]

  • Gabby Douglas Lands Acting Gig on ‘Vampire Diaries’

    Sep 21, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *It looks like Gabrielle Douglas did herself a favor when she revealed her secret love for “The Vampire Diaries.” According to the Hollywood Reporter, she’ll be starring in the seventh episode of the CW drama, slated to air Nov. 29. And she actually has a role. “Diaries” actress Nina Dobrev gushed the news on Twitter […]

  • Gabby Douglas: Ex-Gym Staffer Suggested She Get Nose Job

    Sep 4, 12 by EURpublisher02 6 Comments


    *In the new October issue of Vanity Fair, 16-year-old Olympic gold medalist Gabrielle Douglas again opens up about how she was treated while training at Excalibur Gymnastics in Virginia Beach. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] According to the article, she once left her clothes by her locker, only to return and find someone had taken […]

  • Gabby Douglas’ Ex-Gym ‘Shocked’ Over Racist, Bully Claims (Video)

    Aug 28, 12 by EURpublisher02 33 Comments


    *Olympic gold medal gymnast Gabrielle Douglas told Oprah Winfrey that her days at a gym in Virginia Beach were uncomfortable and that she felt bullied and isolated, a claim the gym’s owner calls hurtful and her former coach and teammates flat out deny. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Douglas and her mother, Natalie Hawkins, revealed […]