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tonight, tears for florence henderson. >> she's mine with all of my heart. >> new details about the death of a hollywood legend, as the brady kids mourn their second mother. >> i could have spent more time with her. >> "e.t.'s" exclusive new inietervws with her tv children. >> she'll be loved for a long time. >> thanksgiving with her backup dancer? and what we just learned about getting even nastier? >> honey, we deserve so much more than that. much "e.t." with victoria secret of models. >> the greatest plane ride of my life. >> but maybe it's not as good as it sounds. >> what are you doing? >> now, november 28th, 2016, this is entertainment tonight
with florence henderson. tonight, almost unforgettable mom, remembering mrs. brady. >> we are the only show with three of her brady kids, of starting with marsha, maureen mccormick. >> here's the story of a tv icon who is part of all of our family. >> what was your immediate reaction when you heard the news? >> just total disbelief. just total disbelief. i had just been with her. i had just seen her. i think everyone was shocked. >> maureen fought back tears this morning remembering t of woman who played her tv mom. and became one of her best friends. florence was even texting her love as she competed on "dancing with the stars." >> she said, hi, sweet maureen. i got so many calls and messages saying how wonderful you were last night. and you were. thanks so much for dinner. >> and her actual very last television performance was for you. on "dancing with the stars." where she came out and said,
what was that moment like? >> it was amazing. it was so great to be with her. >> i'm so proud of you. >> and then just one week ago she was in the audience for the show's finale. three days later on thanksgiving she passed away at cedars-sinai medical center. the cause of death was heart failure. no word yet on funeral plans. we showed maureen the last interview with florence. >>t >> well, you know, i know what maureen's life has been like, and all she's been through. and i still feel like she's mine. and so i love her very much. >> i'm hers, she's mine. how lucky, how lucky i am. how luck ay well are. florence's heart was so good. you know? it's so funny, because, yeah,
and say, oh, it's so sweet and everything. but you no what? she was that sweet. she really was. >> she was a lovely lady they sing about in the brady song. >> she was the loveliest of ladies. >> if you could say anything to florence right now, what would it be? >> thank you. thank you. of much love you forever. >> maureen certainly isn't the only brady kid feeling the loss. know that many people share this loss. she will be remembered, she'll be loved for a long time. >> barry williams who played greg also emotional and christopher knight who played peter broke down. >> regrets, you know. of just --
>> someone i could have spent more time with. it's a huge shock to everyone. we all lost her. not just myself. we all had her as a representative of mom. and i had her kind of as my mom. both died on the same day. my mom died 12 years earlier on the same date. we lean on each other right now. it's very challenging, again, because it's still fresh and so unexpected. from the time that i met her, i had a great affinity for her. and then an attraction to her. she's played so many different roles in my life, as a mother, as a professional, as a mentor. and she was inspiring to me as well. >> barry has been open about the crush he had on his tv mom. florence was 36, barry 15. >> as a teenager growing up, i think she knew that i had a crush on her. and i think that was kind of amusing. and we went out to dinner one
so i used that as an excuse to pick her up in the car and take her out and try to steal a kiss. which i did. >> she's the kind of mom you want. she had a very imanportt role in my life, and it's a good deal of who i am because of her. >> it will be quite awhile before it processes. >> for so many of us. we'll take you back to the brady reunion show with her tv husband, and you c f that's all about 15 minutes away. it was a wild and lucrative thanksgiving weekend for mariah carey. wait until you hear how much she was paid for this performance in hawaii where she was joined by her ex, nick cannon. and, oh, yes, that backup dancer. minimum rate? $1 million. and that's just for one or two
so c youan imagine the full 85-concert was -- that also comes with mariah's bryan tanaka. all shirtless and doing a sexy backup dance. offstage, the 33-year-old was conveniently at the same hotel with mariah and her entourage. which also included ex nick cannon and the twins. so mimi has her supportive ex on plus a little scandal in between. but what about billionaire james packer and that $50 million inconvenience fee she's charging him? >> why do you think you're charging an inconvenience fee? >> we deserve more than that. we deserve everything. >> a source close to mariah are saying negotiations are, quote,
as for who gets the engagement ring? the source told us, quote, they're leaving that alone for now. >> we get to see in the first episode you in your gorgeous wedding dress. how emotional is that for you? >> look, you just have to focus on whatever you're focusing on and keep it moving. >> i would call that my monday motivation. keep it moving. >> while mariah spent thanksgiving weekend on stage, another superstar kanye west remained hospitalized. >> you know, a week ago today kim's husband was rushed to get mel dicahelp. there are alarming reports about his mental condition today. >> is kanye okay? >> yesterday a car that we're told was carrying kim kardashian was seen leaving ucla medical center. it's our first sighting since a source close to kanye said he was admitted for exhaustion. but another source claimed it was a, quote, mental breakdown. a source tells "e.t." kim spent thanksgiving with kanye at the
kylie jenner's home. of the source said kim had been by kanye's side 24/7. they claim kanye is suffering from paranoia, our source agreed, labeling it severe. quote, he was thinking that people were out to kill him. he was not speaking correctly. it was gibberish. on his most recent album, west raps about the anti-depressant lexapro used to treat anxiety. he was hos days after going on a paranoid rant over many topics, including his friend, beyonce and jay-z. >> i've been sent here to give you my truth. even at the risk of my own life. jay-z, just call me. >> yesterday while out to lunch in malibu, beyonce and jay-z ignored the kanye question. >> have you spoken to kanye west? >> while our source tells us
family, but it seemed to have affected kanye the most. we've also been on royal watch this thanksgiving weekend, because meghan and prince harry are on the move. there are reports the new romance has led to a rift between harry and his brother, william. prince harry's official two-week tour of the caribbean continued today with a stop at grenada. and while he's on duty, meghan on friday, the "suits" star was all smiles at dinner, posing for pic with a "quantico" star. then yesterday the actress got into will holiday spirit by trimming a tree with close friends. prince william is shooting down reports he disapproved of a statement released by harry defending meghan from the media. a spokesperson for kensington
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mark ballas is a married man. the jersey boy star and longtime love bc jean tied a knot in malibu over the weekend. mark's best friend, derek hough, was by his side. posting on ingrstaam, such an honor to be the best man at my brother's wedding. the bride wore an embroidered gown complete with a headpiece and the wedding party posed for pics in front of an i'm so happy for them. >> yeah. now that the wedding is behind them, derek can concentrate on rehearsals for "hairspray" live. >> take a deep breath. >> i know, i'm counting down. i'm going to venture there's never been a live television production with this much music talent. >> we've cried ten hundred times today. the two of us are basket cases. it's such an emotional journey
like a mom to the cast members. >> she had a party at her mom's house last night. there was a lot of cast bonding. she's the sweetest person. >> oh, my god, a dream of a lifetime. i have to audition! >> we're excited, man. costumes are incredible, the hair, the wigs. it's amazing. the cast is incredible, too. i love them. >> the nbc production is taking live musicals to a whole new shooting almost half of the show outdoors. plus, a don't-miss diva duet between ariana and jennifer hudson. >> i'm a fan. >> how do all these big voices meet in the middle in this production? i mean, all you all are power singers. >> i think we just are thinking about doing the parts, right? it's not about what we're doing in our separate kind of things, now we're coming together and
much >> i'm still dancing. i can't stop. there will be a lot of guest stars on this show, too. sean hayes, and billy exner. >> amazing talent in the show. still ahead, we're with dolly parton, exclusive details on her voice performance with her goddaughter, miley cyrus. florence henderson, how she almost missed out on her most iconic role. >> carol brady had been cast already. we're flying with 51 models to a victoria secret fashion show in paris. why is kevin even trying to sleep during all this?
>> i'm so ready. ready for paris? >> yes. >> who likes to travel with angels? not as easy as you think. >> there's a whole party happening in the front of the plane. >> what are you doing? do not mess wie. i just want to take a nap! >> this ear's victoria secret show is the biggest ever. here's the breakdown.
class on a jet provided by mark cuban with five security guards. lady gaga, the weekend, and bruno mars will perform. then there's the thousands of gemstones. $3 million. wearing it on the runway, that honor goes to jasmine. >> i put it on for three hours. it only fits me. >> also onboard, kendall jenner. meanwhile, bella's sister gigi also walking in the show, but shsse mied the flight. as for me, this trip was nothing ssort of heavenly. one of the other things i have to do -- >> excellent idea to keep them busy. kevin, behave yourself. things will get wild on "the voice" tomorrow. dolly parton is joining forces with her goddaughter miley cyrus.
hear miley perform her godmother's song. she gave an impromptu performance with a contestant earlier this season. >> she sang great. i think she's doing wonderful. i think a lot has to do with miley being on the show. >> it's been who's who of country on "the voice." we've seen superstar couple faith hill and tim mcgraw come on as advisers, and miley is sure to bring the house down. >> miley is really a pro. no matter what you think of miley, she is so talented. and she is so natural. >> i love it. very true. spoken like a true godmother. well, we have much more with dolly tomorrow. you have to hear the exciting new plan she has to tell her life story. >> we are so fortunate that florence henderson spent decades of her life with "entertainment tonight." in fact, we had only been on the air 11 days when she made this
how touching it is to remember the precious moments with the tv icon known as everybody's mom. ? it's the story of a lovely ladies ?? >> i rarely watch anything i've done. i believe in the present and moving forward into the future. but i do realize the impact that it's had all around the world. >> she was the mom who could solve any problem. >> i have answered all my mail, ever since i started in this business. every piece. i still do. and the letters that i've received from young people saying, could youucome and get me, would you -- my father's abusing me, i have such an unhappy home. kids who want me to come and help them. >> there's an old saying, quitters never win, and winners never quit. >> but tv history could have been entirely different. florence wasn't the studio's first choice for the part. >> carol brady had been cast
a girl named joyce had the role. >> after her screen test, the producers changed their mind and florence would embrace the role for the rest of her life. >> it's never been a curse for me, because i don't allow it. there are a lot of actors, they do something, they become very well-known for it, and they hate it. they hate what they were paid. they hate everything about the job. i don't hate it at all. it'st parof my past. i cherish it. >> the cast would reunite for tv movies in 1988. we were on the set of "a very brady christmas." >> my kids grew up with these kids. instead of having three children of my own, i felt like i had ten children, just like my mother did. >> lots of love there. -pthat's fantastic. >> nice. that's it. >> the show was even briefly brought back as a series with the kids all grown up. >> i don't know, once you get back, and you get on the set, and all the energy's there, it feels good. >> any opportunity to be around her tv family, florence was
>> we're very protectivv of the brady bunch. we don't like people to make fun of us. this hair do now, which don't ask me how i created this at the time, but a lot -- see? a mannequin. >> kind of cool. seeing that old footage. here's something you may not know, 1962 florence became the first woman ever to guest host the "tonight show." >> not only a lovely lady, but a special lady as well.
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>> amazing transformation. >> bye, everybody. >> we are behind the scenes with natalie on the setja of ckie. >> it was very scary to take on someone that people know so well. >> expecting baby number two a good luck charm? >> i am superstitious. good luck charm? >> i am superstitious. >> tomorrow on "e.t." ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? all the care your family needs.
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