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’s Confession: Creating Media Frenzy

Posted Wednesday January 23, 2013 3:10 PM GMT

It’s no secret that his interview on “Oprah’s Next Chapter” has everybody talking, and Lance Armstrong's story could prove to be quite lucrative when all is said and done.

According to multiple reports, the disgraced cyclist is the subject of a few new books, a documentary and even a Hollywood film project.


Sheryl Crow Talks Lance Armstrong

Posted Tuesday January 22, 2013 12:00 PM GMT

Given all the buzz surrounding Lance Armstrong's confession to Oprah Winfrey, his ex-fiancé Sheryl Crow has weighed in on the issue.

The “If It Makes You Happy” songstress explained that she felt bad for her former lover for having to cover up his doping and performance-enhancing drug use during his cycling career.


Lance Armstrong Confesses Sins to Oprah Winfrey

Posted Friday January 18, 2013 12:25 PM GMT

It was an intense 90-minute interview as disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong came clean about his illegal doping and use of substances to try and gain a competitive edge during “Oprah’s Next Chapter.”

The seven-time Tour de France champ (who has since had all of his medals stripped) began with a series of ‘yes-or-no’ questions and as Oprah Winfrey asked each one he immediately answered with no qualifiers.


Oprah Winfrey on Lance Armstrong: He Came Clean

Posted Tuesday January 15, 2013 10:06 AM GMT

It’s a sad day in the sports world as Lance Armstrong officially admitted to using performance-enhancing drugs to win his numerous cycling championships.

The 41-year-old cancer survivor opened up about the incidents during a candid interview with Oprah Winfrey, which will air on her OWN network on Thursday (January 17).


Lance Armstrong Reportedly Apologizes to Livestron Staff Ahead of Oprah Interview

Posted Monday January 14, 2013 5:55 PM GMT

Ahead of his upcoming interview with Oprah Winfrey, Lance Armstrong reportedly apologized to the staff of his Livestrong Foundation on Monday (January 14).

According to reports, the disgraced cyclist did not directly admit to using banned drugs, but instead said he was sorry to have let the staff down.


Lance Armstrong: Gearing Up For Oprah Winfrey Interview

Posted Wednesday January 9, 2013 1:40 PM GMT

He’s one of the most controversial figures in professional sports as of late, and Lance Armstrong is scheduled for an interview on Oprah Winfrey's show “Oprah’s Next Chapter.”

The disgraced former Tour de France champ will engage in a ‘no-holds-barred’ conversation with the talk show queen on her January 17th episode.


Mitt Romney, Amanda Bynes & Madonna Top GQ's "Least Influential People" List

Posted Tuesday November 27, 2012 3:05 PM GMT

Taking a different stance on the celebrity scene, GQ released its list of “Least Influential People of 2012.”

Gathering together the likes of Mitt Romney, Amanda Bynes, and Ryan Lochte, the list combines the stars that experienced unimpressive years.


Lance Armstrong: Tour Titles Stripped, Banned for Life

Posted Monday October 22, 2012 9:15 AM GMT

He’s been having a rough month, and earlier today (October 22) Lance Armstrong learned that he would be stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned from cycling for life by the UCI, cycling’s governing body.

Pat McQuaid, UCI President confirmed that the US Anti-Doping Agency report was accepted and that Armstrong’s records from 1999 through 2005 would be effectively erased.