Name: Lance Armstrong
Birth Name: 
Lance Edward Gunderson
Birth Date: 
September 18, 1971
Birth Place: 
Plano, Texas
Retired professional road racing cyclist
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 901

Lance Armstrong in Esquire Magazine: “I’ve Gone From Light Speed to a School Zone”

Posted Tuesday July 8, 2014 9:15 AM GMT

Back in 2012, Lance Armstrong watched his entire empire come crashing down after the USADA revoked his cycling accolades and $150 million of endorsements waved good-bye.


GossipCenter Recaps the Most Jaw Dropping Moments of 2013

Posted Tuesday December 31, 2013 7:28 PM GMT

Celebrity news is always full of scandal, and 2013 was no different! There were plenty of headline-grabbing scandals, and GossipCenter recapped 10 of our favorite OMG-worthy moments.

From Paula Deen's empire collapse to Reese Witherspoon's arrest, here is GCN's recap of the most jaw-dropping moments from 2013!


Check Out Ben Foster as Lance Armstrong in the New Biopic

Posted Tuesday October 22, 2013 6:38 PM GMT

His story is one of the most famous in recent sports history and now Ben Foster will bring
Lance Armstrong to life on the big screen.

Directed by Stephen Frears, the "Untitled Cycling Project" features the 32-year-old actor taking on the role of the controversial cyclist. Check out a first look at the "Mechanic" star on the bike.


Lance Armstrong Hands Back His 2000 Olympic Bronze Medal

Posted Friday September 13, 2013 11:30 AM GMT

His performance-enhancing drug scandal has cost him pretty much everything, and Lance Armstrong surrendered his bronze medal from the 2000 Sydney Olympics this week.

The disgraced cyclist took to his Twitter account on Thursday (September 12) to report that he’d returned the medallion to the International Olympic Committee.


Bradley Cooper in Talks For Lance Armstrong Biopic “Red Blooded American”

Posted Friday August 16, 2013 1:25 PM GMT

He can pretty much have his pick of movie parts these days, and Bradley Cooper has almost reached a deal to star in “Red Blooded American.”

The Jay Roach-helmed project is still in the planning stages, and one source suggested that Cooper may not play Lance Armstrong, but rather Armstrong’s teammate/snitch Tyler Hamilton.


Lance Armstrong to Race at Cycling Event in Iowa

Posted Sunday July 7, 2013 3:00 PM GMT

He’s been banned from competition for life, but Lance Armstrong will participate in his first cycling event since he confessed to doping in January.

The 41-year-old, who was stripped of his Tour de France wins, will race in The Des Moines Register newspaper's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa in July.


Lance Armstrong: Under Investigation by the FEDS!

Posted Wednesday February 6, 2013 4:00 PM GMT

Just when we thought his life would go back to normal, Lance Armstrong is the subject of a federal investigation for his longtime drug use.

Following his confession on “Oprah’s Next Chapter,” the disgraced cyclist is being probed for obstruction of justice, intimidation, and witness tampering.


Bradley Cooper Clears Up Lance Armstrong Role Rumors

Posted Monday January 28, 2013 1:28 PM GMT

There’s been plenty of speculation that he’ll play Lance Armstrong in an upcoming biopic, but in reality Bradley Cooper hasn’t received an offer.

The “Limitless” hunk seemed surprised when he was asked about the forthcoming film- “Oh my God, that’s so nuts!”