Reality TV People News - April 2007
King of reality television Mark Burnett has wed his queen.
The View has been a hotbed of news recently. First co-host Rosie O'Donnell announced she's leaving the ABC talk show in June, and now co-host Elisabeth Hasselbeck has revealed she'll be giving birth to her second child this fall.
Jessica Sierra made news this weekend for all the wrong reasons, as the former American Idol fourth-season finalist was reportedly arrested on Sunday after she smashed a glass over a man's head at a South Tampa, FL cafe and cocaine was subsequently found in her purse.
If former American Idol finalist Sanjaya Malakar had made it any further in the sixth season, he might have sported some dreadlocks as his next creative coif.
Jesse James is a motor-vehicle enthusiast, but the former Monster Garage star presumably doesn't relish the thought of almost being run over by one.
Supermodel Tyra Banks settled her outstanding tab at a New York restaurant, saying the non-payment was a misunderstanding between her and another guest.
Louis L. Knickerbocker -- the ex-husband of Bravo's The Real Housewives of Orange County second-season star Tammy Knickerbocker -- reportedly died Tuesday morning after suffering a heart attack.
Former American Idol 6 finalist Sanjaya Malakar said he's not gay, just a sensitive, straight male.
Add Bucky Covington to the growing number of American Idol fifth-season finalists to have their first album debut atop the charts.
Based on what's happened to Jason Wahler since his split from The Hills star Lauren "LC" Conrad, American Idol sixth-season finalist Chris Richardson may want to rethink who he goes out with.
Cats have nine lives, and apparently, so do their fights.
So much for being unlucky in love.
Sanjaya Malakar mingled with some other people whose careers are also based on voting from the American public when the newly eliminated American Idol 6 finalist attended the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner last Saturday as a guest of People magazine.
Kristine Lefebvre may have been fired by The Donald, but it didn't take The Apprentice: Los Angeles applicant too long to find work elsewhere.
Celebrity couple Nick Lachey and Vanessa Minnillo reportedly have moved into a two-bedroom condo in New York.
One of the reasons The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman star Andy Baldwin has kept suitor Amber Alchalabi around as one of his nine remaining bachelorettes is because she's good with children and he's looking to start a family.
Adrian Cohen may be keeping his medical license, but the same won't apply to his job as medical director for CBS' Survivor reality series.
Adrian Cohen admitted to committing the crime, but he reportedly won't be serving any time and might even be able to keep his job as medical director for CBS' Survivor reality series.
Carrie Underwood captured two Country Television Music Awards last April, which began an impressive streak that has since seen her accumulate two Academy of Country Music Awards, two Country Music Association Awards, an American Music Award, five Billboard Music Awards, a People's Choice Award and two Grammys.
Anyone who watched VH1's Breaking Bonaduce docu-reality series could have seen this coming.
Kai Hibbard lost a total of 118 pounds -- an all-time female The Biggest Loser contestant record -- as the runner-up on the reality weight-loss competition's third season. But she said she couldn't have done it without the help of fellow contestants Heather Hansen and Pam Smith.
Olivia Mojica never made it to the finals of American Idol's second season, but the 22-year-old Royse City, TX native is still getting a starring role on the small screen.
The husband of country entertainer and former "Dancing with the Stars" competitor Sara Evans has filed a $20 million slander suit in a Tennessee court against one of his wife's divorce lawyers.
Jonathan Antin is going to have another fresh-head of hair to style.
Elliott Yamin finished third on American Idol's fifth season, so it was appropriate his debut self-titled album entered Billboard's Top 40 Albums chart at No. 3, selling 90,439 copies in its first week out.
The reason why Meet the Barkers' stars Travis Barker and Shanna Moakler reconciled their relationship is simple really.
Larry Birkhead, a former lover of Anna Nicole Smith, said a Bahamian court Tuesday declared he is the father of Smith's daughter, Dannielynn.
Carrie Underwood has been romantically linked to British singer Oliver Trevena and Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo, so one presumably wouldn't call American Idol's fourth season winner unlucky in love. But that seems to be the case.
Former Laguna Beach and The Hills star Jason Wahler has reportedly been arrested... again.
The father of Anna Nicole Smith's daughter should be known Tuesday when DNA test results are expected to be revealed in a Bahaman court, it was reported.
Heidi Montag promised The Hills' second season would be "much friskier" -- and with MTV scheduled to premiere the Laguna Beach spin-off's third season this summer -- she's reportedly doing her best to keep viewers tuned into the reality series.
One would think a man with bulging biceps or deep pockets would get Ivanka Trump's blood boiling, but The Apprentice star said that's not the case.
Dancing with the Stars' fourth season celebrity participant Heather Mills is widely known for being the estranged wife of former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney, and she's curious as to why their current divorce proceedings is something she should be criticized for.
Clay Aiken is trying to kick the American Idol habit.
Still competing American Idol sixth season finalist Sanjaya Malakar is already getting offers, but surely this couldn't have been what he had in mind.
Donald Trump will be keeping his famous coif after all.
If Jennifer Hudson thought nothing could beat winning an Oscar for her role in Dreamgirls, the former American Idol 3 finalist should probably think again.