Lady Gaga's Jo Calderone: Who Does He Look Like?

Lada Gaga was a no-show at Sunday s MTV Video Music Awards – but she sent her chain smoking male alter-ego, Jo Calderone, in her place.

With his black suit and pompadour, the greaser bears little resemblance to Gaga herself. In fact, he could have been mistaken for some other famous men.

Michael Imperioli: Time is Right for Sopranos to End

Fans may be mourning the imminent demise of The Sopranos, but Michael Imperioli says he’s ready for the show to end.

“I love the show,” Imperioli, 41, who plays Christopher Moltisanti on the HBO drama, told the Associated Press. “It’s going to be sad to leave it. [But] I think the timing is right to end it.”

What Type of Mom Is Brandy?

When it comes to her 2-year-old daughter, Sy’rai, Brandy is a self-professed pushover. “She knows how to maneuver and does little things to get out of being disciplined,” says the pop star, 25, who was recently honored for her contributions to African-American culture by Sister 2 Sister magazine. “She’ll say, ‘I’m sleepy,’ whenever she doesn’t want to do something. It’s hard for me to discipline her. I don’t know how yet, to be honest.” The singer’s fiancé, NBA guard Quentin Richardson, isn’t much help.

Daily Insider for January 16, 2004